Publications[Japanese]

Journal

  • Ali Cevahir, "Index partitioning through a bipartite graph model for faster similarity search in recommendation systems", Information Systems Frontiers, 2016. [DL page]
  • Keiji Shinzato, Satoshi Sekine and Koji Murakami, "Error Analysis on Product Attribute Value Extraction", Journal of Natural Language Processing, Vol.23, No.1, pp.37-58, 2016. (in Japanese)
  • Keiji Shinzato, Soh Masuko and Satoshi Sekine, "Automatic Extraction of Product Impression through Onomatopoeias", Journal of Information Processing (JIP), Vol.56, No.4, pp.1305-1316, 2015. (in Japanese) [DL page]
  • Kazuki Ookawara, Hiromi Hirano, Soh Masuko and Junichi Hoshino, "Store Visualization System for Shopping Mall Type E-commerce", Journal of Information Processing (JIP), Vol.56, No.3, pp.847-855, 2015. (in Japanese) [DL page]
  • Soh Masuko, Shirmenbaatar Myagmarsuren and Ryuji Sakamaki, "KiTeMiROOM : A Fashion-Coordination System for Mobile Devices", The IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems (Japanese Edition) , Vol.J96-D, No.10, pp.2286-2294, 2013. (in Japanese) [DL page]
  • Takashi Inui, Yuto Itaya, Mikio Yamamoto, Keiji Shinzato, Yu Hirate and Kaoru Yamada, "Structuring Opinion features by Relative Viewpoints on User-Opinion Aggregation", Journal of Natural Language Processing, Vol.20, No.1, pp.3-25, 2013. (in Japanese) [PDF]
  • Yu Hirate, Wang Yongkun, "A Platform for collecting and analyzing Big Data in Rakuten", Journal of digital practices Information Processing Society of Japan (IPSJ), Vol.4, No.1, pp.5-11, 2013. (in Japanese) [DL page]
  • Soh Masuko, Hiroyuki Kamo, Hiroshi Abe and Takamasa Takenaka, "HITOKE: Visualization of Online Purchase Activities", The Journal of the Society for Art and Science, Vol.11, No.3, pp.37-46, 2012. [Award of the journal of the Society For Art and Science Volume.11] (in Japanese) [PDF]
  • Nguyen PhamThanhThao, Makoto Okabe, Rikio Onai, Takahiro Hayashi, Yuhei Nishioka, Takamasa Takenaka and Masaya Mori, "Bautext as a New Minimally Supervised Classification Technique", Journal of Information Processing (JIP), Vol.52, No.1, pp.269-283, 2011. (in Japanese) [DL page]
  • Soh Masuko, Tetsuya Hoshi and Hiromi Hirano, "A System for Searching Texts in Images by Using Reliability Factor and Saliency", Journal of Information Processing (JIP), Vol.51, No.9, pp.1520-1529, 2010. (in Japanese) [DL page]
  • Masaya Mori, "Internet Technologies with Diverse User Devices, Large-Scale Servers, and Ecosystems on Service Platforms", The IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems (Japanese Edition), Vol.J93-B, No.10, pp.1348-1355, 2010. (in Japanese) [PDF]
  • Yu Hirate, Takamasa Takenaka and Masaya Mori, "Keyword Correction Algorithm in Keyword Based Search Engine", DBSJ Journal, Vol.9, No.1, pp.23-28, 2010. (in Japanese) [PDF]
  • Tatsuya Kiyono, Takahiro Hayashi, Rikio Onai, Masahiro Sanjo and Masaya Mori, "Proposal and Evaluation of Fast Image Cutout Based on Improved Seeded Region Growing", Journal of Information Processing (JIP), Vol.50, No.12, pp.3233-3249, 2009. (in Japanese) [DL page]

International Conference

2017

  • Pradipto Das, Yandi Xia, Aaron Levine, Giuseppe Di Fabbrizio, Ankur Datta, "Web-scale language-independent cataloging of noisy product listings for e-commerce", In Proceedings of EACL 2017, the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (EACL), pp.969-979, 2017. [PDF]
  • Yandi Xia, Aaron Levine, Pradipto Das, Giuseppe Di Fabbrizio, Keiji Shinzato, Ankur Datta, "Large-Scale Categorization of Japanese Product Titles Using Neural Attention Models", In Proceedings of EACL 2017, the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (EACL), pp.663-668, 2017. [PDF]
  • Jiu Xu, Bjorn Stenger, Tommi Kerola, and Tony Tung, "Pano2CAD: Room Layout From A Single Panorama Image", In Proceedings of WACV 2017, IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV), 2017. [DL page]

2016

  • Pradipto Das, Yandi Xia, Aaron Levine, Giuseppe Di Fabbrizio, Ankur Datta, "Large-Scale Taxonomy Categorization for Noisy Product Listings", In Proceedings of IEEE BigData 2016, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Big Data (IEEE BigData 2016), 2016. [DL page]
  • Ali Cevahir, Koji Murakami, "Large-scale Multi-class and Hierarchical Product Categorization for an E-commerce Giant", In Proceedings of COLING 2016, the 26th International Conference on Computational Linguistics: Technical Papers, pp.525–535, 2016. [DL page]
  • Bruno Charron, Yu Hirate, David Purcell and Martin Rezk, "Extracting Semantic Information for e-Commerce", In Proceedings of 15th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC '16), pp.273-290, 2016. [DL page]
  • Shintaro Murakami, Tomoyuki Mukasa, and Tony Tung, "Mobile virtual interior stylization from scale estimation", In ACM SIGGRAPH 2016 Posters (SIGGRAPH '16), Article 14 , 2 pages. 2016. [DL page]
  • Tomoyuki Mukasa, Shintaro Murakami, and Tony Tung, "Virtual interior stylization", In ACM SIGGRAPH 2016 Appy Hour (SIGGRAPH '16), Article 5 , 1 pages. 2016. [DL page]

2015

  • Masafumi Muta, Soh Masuko, and Adiyan Mujibiya, "PhySig: Incorporating Physical Products with Digital Signage in Shopping Environments", In Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Interactive Tabletops & Surfaces (ITS '15), pp. 289-294, 2015. [DL page]
  • Adiyan Mujibiya and Junji Torii, "Walls Have Ears: Using Conductive Surfaces of Furniture and Everyday Objects for Room-Wide Power Usage and Crowd Activity Sensing", In Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Interactive Tabletops & Surfaces (ITS '15), pp. 241-246, 2015. [DL page]
  • Alex Yong-Sang Chia, Udana Bandara, Xiangyu Wang, Hiromi Hirano, "Protecting against screenshots: An image processing approach", In Proceedings of Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR 2015), pp.1437-1445, 2015. [DL page]
  • Tony Tung, "Augmented dynamic shape for live high quality rendering", In Proceedings of the 42nd International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques (SIGGRAPH Posters 2015), Article No.60, 2015. [DL page]
  • Adiyan Mujibiya, "Corona: Interactivity of Body Electrostatics in Mobile Scenarios Using Wearable High-Voltage Static Charger", In Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI '15), pp.435-444, 2015. [Honorable Mention Award] [DL page]
  • Adiyan Mujibiya, "GlassNage: Layout Recognition for Dynamic Content Retrieval in Multi-Section Digital Signage", In Proceedings of the Distributed, Ambient, and Pervasive Interactions, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 9189, pp.337-348, 2015. [DL page]
  • Jonathan Chung, Adiyan Mujibiya, "Interaction Study of Shuriken: User Grouping and Data Transfer Based on Inter-device Relative Positioning", In Proceedings of the Social Computing and Social Media, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 9182, pp.196-206, 2015. [DL page]
  • Masafumi Muta, Soh Masuko, Keiji Shinzato, Adiyan Mujibiya, "Interactive Study of WallSHOP: Multiuser Connectivity between Public Digital Advertising and Private Devices for Personalized Shopping", In Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Pervasive Displays (PerDis '15), pp.187-193, 2015.
  • Adiyan Mujibiya, Junji Torii, "Demo: Energy Harvesting Using Everyday Objects", In Proceedings of the 13th Annual International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services (MobiSys '15), pp.457-457, 2015. [DL page]
  • Shogo Yamashita, Adiyan Mujibiya, "Palette: Enhancing E-Commerce Product Description by Leveraging Spectrophotometry to Represent Garment Color and Airiness", In Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '15), pp.1597-1602, 2015. [DL page]
  • Jonathan Chung, Adiyan Mujibiya, "Shuriken: User Grouping and Data Transfer for Collaborative Shopping and Offline Meetings Based on Inter-Device Relative Positioning", In Proceedings of the 18th ACM Conference Companion on Computer Supported Cooperative Work & Social Computing (CSCW'15 Companion), pp.151-154, 2015. [DL page]
  • Soh Masuko, Masafumi Muta, Keiji Shinzato, Adiyan Mujibiya, "WallSHOP: Multiuser Interaction with Public Digital Signage using Mobile Devices for Personalized Shopping", IUI 2015, pp.37-40, 2015. [DL page]
  • Soh Masuko, Ryosuke Kuroki, "AR-HITOKE: Visualizing Popularity of Brick and Mortar Shops to Support Purchase Decisions", Augmented Human 2015, pp.185-186, 2015. [video]
  • Takuya Iwamoto, Soh Masuko , "Lovable Couch: Dispelling Distrustful Feelings for Couples by Displaying Excitation Based on Heartbeat Changes", Augmented Human 2015, pp.157-158, 2015.
  • Shogo Yamashita, Adiyan Mujibiya , "POVeye: Enhancing E-Commerce Product Visualization by Providing Realistic Image Based Point-of-View", Augmented Human 2015, pp.199-200, 2015.
  • Adiyan Mujibiya, "Haptic Feedback Companion for Body Area Network Using Body-Carried Electrostatic Charge", Proc. of the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE 2015), pp.571-572, 2015. [Best Paper Award – Second Place] [DL page]

2014

  • Adiyan Mujibiya, "Corona: Haptic Sensation Using Body-Carried Electrostatic Charge for Body Area Network Feedback Companion", Proc. of the Ninth ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces (ITS '14), pp.295-298, 2014. [DL page]
  • Masafumi Muta, Kenji Mukai, Ryoutarou Toumoto, Motoi Okuzono, Junichi Hoshino, Hiromi Hirano, and Soh Masuko, "Cyber Chamber: Multi-user Collaborative Assistance System for Online Shopping", Proc. of the Ninth ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces (ITS '14), pp.289-294, 2014. [DL page]
  • Masato Hagiwara and Satoshi Sekine, "Lightweight Client-Side Chinese/Japanese Morphological Analyzer Based on Online Learning", Proc. of COLING 2014 System Demonstration, pp.39-43, 2014. [PDF]
  • Haibo Li, Masato Hagiwara, Qi Li, and Heng ji, "Comparison of the Impact of Word Segmentation on Name Tagging for Chinese and Japanese", Proc. of The 9th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC2014), pp.2532-2536, 2014. [PDF]
  • Alex Yong-Sang Chia, Keita Yaegashi and Soh Masuko, "Image Decolorization by Maximally Preserving Color Contrast", Proc. of the 3rd International Conference on Pattern Recognition Applications and Methods (ICPRAM2014), pp.453-459, 2014.

2013

  • Hiromi Hirano, Makoto Okabe and Rikio Onai, "Detection of inserted text in images", Symposium MEIS2013: Mathematical Progress in Expressive Image Synthesis, pp.64-67, 2013. [PDF]
  • Naoki Chiba, "Text Image Classifier Using Image-based Annotation", Workshop on Recent Advances in Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2013. [DL page]
  • Xinhao Liu and Naoki Chiba, "Transparent Text Detection and Background Recovery", Proc. of the 2nd IAPR Asian Conference on Pattern Recognition (ACPR2013), pp.642-646, 2013. [DL page]
  • Keiji Shinzato and Satoshi Sekine, "Unsupervised Extraction of Attributes and Their Values from Product Description", Proc. of the 6th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP2013), pp.1339-1347, 2013. [PDF]
  • Masato Hagiwara and Satoshi Sekine, "Accurate Word Segmentation using Transliteration and Language Model Projection", Proc. of the 51st Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL2013), pp.183-189, 2013. [PDF]
  • Zofia Stankiewicz and Satoshi Sekine, "Towards shopping cart recommendation with Snippets", Proc. of the IADIS International conference e-Commerce, pp.89-92, 2013.
  • Yasuyuki Hayashi and Soh Masuko, "Visualization of Dimension Measurement Using a Consumer Grade Tablet Camera-Audio Sensor", Proc. of the 2013 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp 2013), pp.131-134, 2013. [DL page]
  • Masato Hagiwara and Soh Masuko, "KooSHO: Japanese Text Input Environment based on Aerial Hand Writing", Proc. of the 2013 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies (NAACL-HLT 2013), pp.24-27, 2013. [PDF]
  • Soh Masuko and Yasuyuki Hayashi, "KiTeMiROOM: A Fashion-Coordination System for Mobile Devices", Proc. of the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI2013), pp.601-606, 2013. [DL page]
  • Soh Masuko and Hiroshi Abe, "HITOKE: A Study of Queue Visualization of Internet Purchase Information", Proc. of the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI2013), pp.1839-1844, 2013. [DL page]
  • Yasuyuki Hayashi and Soh Masuko, "AteGau: Projector-Based Online Fashion Coordination System", Proc. of the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI2013), pp.973-978, 2013. [DL page]

2012

  • Yuta Hayashibe, Masato Hagiwara and Satoshi Sekine, "phloat: Integrated Writing Environment for ESL learners", Proc. of the Second Workshop on Advances in Text Input Methods (WTIM 2), pp.57-72, 2012. [PDF]
  • Ali Cevahir and Junji Torii, "GPU-Enabled High Performance Online Visual Search with High Accuracy", Proc. of 2012 IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM2012), pp.413-420, 2012. [DL page]
  • Young-joo Chung, "Finding food entity relationships using user-generated data in recipe service", Proc. of the 21st ACM international conference on Information and knowledge management (CIKM2012), pp.2611-2614, 2012. [DL page]
  • Masato Hagiwara and Satoshi Sekine, "Latent Semantic Transliteration using Dirichlet Mixture", Proc. of the 50th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL2012), pp.30-37, 2012. [PDF]
  • Zofia Stankiewicz and Satoshi Sekine, "SurfShop: Combining a Product Ontology With Topic Model Results for Online Window Shopping", Proc. of the 2012 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies (NAACL-HLT 2012), pp.13-16, 2012. [pdf]
  • Yasuyuki Hayashi and Soh Masuko, "Full Scale Fashion Coordinate System for Online Shopping", The 11th Asian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV 2012), SS11, 2012. [Best Kinect Application Award (First Runner-up)]
  • Udana Bandara, "Seamless Online/Offline Shopping Experience Design for in-store Customers", Proc. of the 2012 ACM international conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI2012), pp.327-328, 2012. [DL page]

2011

  • Graham Neubig, Yuichiroh Matsubayashi, Masato Hagiwara and Koji Murakami, "Safety Information Mining - What can NLP do in a disaster -", Proc. of the 5th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP2011), pp.965-973, 2011. [PDF]
  • Will Archer Arentz and Udana Bandara, "Near Ultrasonic Directional Data Transfer for Modern Smartphones", Proc. of the 13th international conference on Ubiquitous computing (UBICOMP2011), pp.481-482, 2011. [DL page]
  • Udana Bandara and James Chen, "Ubira: a mobile platform for an integrated online/offline shopping experience", Proc. of the 13th international conference on Ubiquitous computing (UBICOMP2011), pp.547-548, 2011. [DL page]
  • Masato Hagiwara and Satoshi Sekine, "Latent Class Transliteration based on Source Language Origins", Proc. of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies (ACL-HLT 2011), pp.53-57, 2011. [PDF]

2009

  • Nguyen PhamThanhThao, Takahiro Hayashi, Rikio Onai, Yuhei Nishioka, Takamasa Takenaka and Masaya Mori, "A New Minimal Supervised Learning Method for Semantic Term Classification Experimental Results on Classifying Ratable Aspects discussed in Customer Reviews", Proc. of the 2009 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining Workshops (ICDMW'09), pp.43-50, 2009. [DL page]

Books

  • Alex Yong-Sang Chia, Keita Yaegashi and Soh Masuko, "Preserving Maximum Color Contrast in Generation of Gray Images", In Pattern Recognition Applications and Methods, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 9443, pp. 252-262, Springer, 2015. [Sales page]

Talks

Awards

International

  • Adiyan Mujibiya, "Honorable Mention Award", The 17th ACM International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (Mobile HCI 2015), 2015.
  • Adiyan Mujibiya, "Best Paper Award – Second Place" for "Haptic Feedback Companion for Body Area Network Using Body-Carried Electrostatic Charge", IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE 2015), 2015.
  • Yasuyuki Hayashi and Soh Masuko, "Best Kinect-Application Award (First Runner-up)", The 11th Asian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV2012), 2012.
  • Domestic (Japan)

    Events

    Media