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Found 301 articles associated to the institution Waseda University.
 
Pursuit of Human Mimetic Technology beyond Humanoids
14-May-2010

The essence of the hardware design for TWENDY-ONE is “the softness of machines.” By adding softness to the skin and joints of the arms and trunk, it is possible to protect people from the shock of the unexpected conflict with the robot.

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To explore ideal relationships between human beings and the next generation media
14-May-2010

I am specialized in ergonomics and am focusing my research on the next generation media, which is currently not yet prevalent but have a potential in the near future. When I was an undergraduate student, I undertook a research evaluating 3D images from the human perspective for the first time.

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Putting Japanese Technology at the Top of the World With Parallelization of Next Generation Multicore Processors.
14-May-2010

Just over 25 years ago, computer development was centered around hardware with little importance placed on software. The dominant way of thinking in Japan was that if hardware was produced, software would naturally follow. But I thought this was the wrong line of thinking.

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Taking a New Approach to Traditional Archaeology
14-May-2010

In my early student days at School of Political Science and Economics at Waseda University, I put hard work into my theoretical economics and international finance studies in order to become an elite businessman (laughing). But at the time of graduating, new jobs were scarce and I couldn’t find employment.

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Whaling and Tuna Fishing Don't fall for the false dichotomy of “Civilized vs. Barbaric”
26-April-2010

Recently whaling has received renewed attention, as has tuna fishing—attention which stems from the relative sensitivity of nations to these global environmental issues.

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