Jotaro Shigeyama (born in 1993) is currently a Master’s student in Cyber Interface Lab, the University of Tokyo. He is studying computer science in the graduate school of The University of Tokyo, after finished Associate degree in mechanical and electrical engineering in a college of technology and Bachelor’s degree in mechano-informatics engineering in the University of Tokyo. His current research area is virtual reality and human computer interaction.
PhD candidate at HCI group in Hasso Plattner Institute, 2018
Hasso Plattner Institute, with Prof. Patrick Baudisch
Master's student in University of Potsdam, 2018
The University of Potsdam
Master's student in Cyber Interface Lab, 2017
The University of Tokyo with Prof. Michitaka Hirose
BSc in Mechano-Informatics, 2017
The University of Tokyo (2014-2017), with Prof. Michitaka Hirose
A.Sc in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, 2014
Tokuyama College of Technology, The top on the list (2009-2014), with Prof. Kurt Fischer
HATAKEYAMA award, 2014
Japan Society of Mechanical Engineering, Best Student Award
Vision makes haptics
2D images turn into 3D parallax motion by illusion. Collaborated work with Nami Ogawa
An installation showed how conductive ink can design to be flexible.
Smart watch prototype using Intel Edison
AgIC tutorial designed for FAB10 Barcelona.
Optimization of condominium renovation based on reinforcement learning. Collaborated work with Takato Ishida and Chisato Hayakawa
Designing physiological SNS, awarded 1st prize on hackathon by Yahoo!.
CNC agricultural robot for IoT farming.
Remote controlled and automatic attitude controlled airplane project.
Publications / Journals (Peer Reviewed)
Nami Ogawa, Jotaro Shigeyama, Takuji Narumi and Michitaka Hirose: Swinging 3D Lamps: A Projection Technique to Create 3D Illusions on a Static 2D Image, SIGGRAPH Asia 2017 Emerging Technologies, November 2017
Jotaro Shigeyama, Nami Ogawa, Takuji Narumi, Tomohiro Tanikawa and Michitaka Hirose: Presenting resistive force by modifying joint angles of an avatar, VRSJ Jounal Special Issue, Vol.22, No.3, 2017
Publications / Journals (No Review)
Poster / Demo (Peer Reviewed)
Jotaro Shigeyama, Nami Ogawa, Takuji Narumi, Tomohiro Tanikawa and Michitaka Hirose: Presenting a pseudo-haptic feedback in immersive VR environment by modifying avatar’s joint angle, IEEE World Haptics 2017, June 2017
Jotaro Shigeyama, Designing of English Education Supporting System using Multitouch System, Creative Engineering Design Competition, Kokura, Dec.2011 The Best Aesthetic Award
Poster / Demo (No Review)
Awards and honors
U-Tokyo Architecture graduation work NAKAMURA-TATSUTARO Award for Project:CoPRO : collaborated with Takato Ishida
HackU 2015 UTxTama-art Grand Prize for Dokimakura
HATAKEYAMA Award (JSME Best student award ), 2014⁄3