2008 Japan-America Frontiers of Engineering Symposium

2008 Japan-America Frontiers of Engineering Symposium Program

Arup K. Chakraborty, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Kohei Itoh, Keio University
November 17, 2010
Advances in Automation and Instrumentation for Biotechnology and Healthcare
Dr. Jingyue Ju, Samuel Ruben-Peter G. Viele Professor of Engineering, Columbia University
Takeaki Ozawa, Professor, The University of Tokyo
Rational Development of Various Small Molecule-based Flourescence Probes and Their Application to Optical Tumor Imaging
2008 JAFOE Symposium
Engineering Flourescent Proteins to Visualize Biological Functions
2008 JAFOE Symposium
Takeharu Nagai, Professor, Hokkaido University
DNA Sequencing and Genotyping in Microfluidic Devices: The Matrix Reloaded, or a Revolution?
2008 JAFOE Symposium
Dr. Annelise E. Barron, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Stanford University
Feedback Control at Small Scales for Biology and Medical Applications
2008 JAFOE Symposium
Dr. Benjamin Shapiro, Professor, University of Maryland
November 18, 2010 – July 18, 2010
The Future of Sequence Modeling: A Peek into Modern Speech/Language Technology
Dr. Jeff Bilmes, Associate Professor, University of Washington
Hitoshi Isahara, Executive Researcher, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology
Acoustic Modeling for Multi-Language, Multi-Style, Multi-Channel Speech Recognition
2008 JAFOE Symposium
Dr. Mark Hasegawa-Johnson, Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Modeling Pronunciation Variation in Automatic Speech Recognition
2008 JAFOE Symposium
Dr. Karen Livescu, Research Assistant Professor, Toyota Technolgical Institute at Chicago
Modeling the Differences between Spoken Language and Written Language for Automatic Speech Transcription
2008 JAFOE Symposium
Tatsuya Kawahara, Professor, Kyoto University
How do We Incorporate a Recommendation Framwork into the Web Search Engine?
2008 JAFOE Symposium
Tatsumi Kobayashi, Engineer, Search Business Unit
November 18, 2010
Alternative Energy
Dr. Anne C. Dillon, Senior Research Scientist, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Haruo Kawamoto, Associate Professor, Department of Socio-Environmental Energy Science, Graduate School of Energy Science
Overview on Photovoltaics
2008 JAFOE Symposium
Mr. Roger Clark, Product Quality Manager, Dovetail Systems Inc.
Technical Challenges of Lightning Protection for Wind Power Generation
2008 JAFOE Symposium
Takayuki Nakamoto, Assistant Manager, Construction & Engineering, Electrical, Mechanical, Communications Systems, Kinden Corporation
Electrical Energy Storage and its Importance to Sustainable Renewable Energy
2008 JAFOE Symposium
Dr. Se-Hee Lee, Associate Professor, University of Colorado, Boulder
Important Aspects for Biomass Utilization in Japan
2008 JAFOE Symposium
Yukihiko Matsumura, Professor, Hiroshima University
November 19, 2010
Advanced Sensor Technology
Dr. Albin J. Gasiewski, Professor, University of Colorado at Boulder
Climate Observation from the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Program
2008 JAFOE Symposium
Next-Generation Global Environmental Sensors
2008 JAFOE Symposium
GPS on Every Roof
2008 JAFOE Symposium
Kenji Oguni, Professor, The University of Tokyo
A Sensing Mechanism for Brain-Machine Interface
2008 JAFOE Symposium
Junichi Ushiba, Associate Professor, Faculty of Science and Technology