Graduated and received a Dr. Eng. degree from Info. Eng. Course,
Univ. of Tokyo Grad. School, 1983
Professor at Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo.
Director General / Professor at Earth Observation Data Integration &
Fusion Research Initiative, the University of Tokyo (2010- ).
Director General of National Institute of Informatics (2013-).
Researcher of database engineering, and the main researcher of Funding
Program for World-Leading Innovative R&D on Science and
Technology:Development of the Fastest Database Engine for the Era of
Very Large Database and Experiment and Evaluation of Strategic Social
Services Enabled by the Database Engine.
President of Information Processing Society of Japan(2013-).
IPSJ Contribution Award, ACM SIGMOD E.F Codd Innovations Award, Medal
with Purple Ribbon, IEICE Fellow, IPSJ Fellow, IEEE Fellow, and ACM