Intelligent Systems Lab. News

2016.05.04

Mr.Aoki, Ms.Hieida, and Mr.Otuska took part in the radio program "J-WAVE HANGOUT".
J-WAVE HANGOUT
archive (YouTube)

2016.04.12

Our laboratory moved to #401 and #403 East 9th buliding.

Campus map (building 16 in the map)

2016.03.27

Kara@ge++ won 3rd place at RoboCup Japan Open @Home open platform league.
Results Certificate (finalist award)
Certificate (3rd place)

2016.03.22

ChiCaRo has been exhibitted at "Robotics X Future 2016".
Robotics X Future 2016
Sankei News

2016.01.01

Nikkei shinbun reported our research project on symbol emergence in robotics.


Article
2015.12.19

Prof. Nagai had an invited talk at nico nico conference β (100 series of research).
nico nico conference β

2015.12.16

Team ChiCaRo won the Special Jury Prize at NEDO TCP.
UEC award's page, TCP's page

2015.11.28

Kara@ge++ (with RMF) won 1st palces on two classes, and 2nd palce for the overall in Intelligent Home Robotics Challenge 2015.


iHR Challenge HP,
2015.11.23

Kick-off symposium of the CREST project (Collaboration project) has been broadcated by niconico.
nico nama's page,

2015.10.31

ChiCaRo project has been selected in the JST's START program (Dr. Abe is the team leader).
JST START's page,

2015.10.19

The Mainich Shimbun posted an article of the robot "ChiCaRo".


Article on the Web, Article
2015.09.18

New research project "Human-machine Future Collaboration" (JST CREST) is launched.


Project's page, JST CREST page
2015.09.09

TOYOTA's new partner robot HSR has been delivered to our lab.
TOYOTA HSR's page

2015.09.04

Nikkan sangyou shinbun) reported our project on symbol emergence in robotics.
Article

2015.09.03

We have organized the Organized Session (probablistic robotics) in RSJ2015.
OS's page

2015.08.18

Mr.Aoki (M1) awarded the JSAI Annual Conference Student Award.
UEC's award page Certificate

2015.07.28

Emergent symbol systems research committee is launched (SICE).
HP

2015.07.17

We participated in the RoboCup world championship 2015 as the team eR@sers.
RoboCup 2015 Hefei China

2015.05.31

We have organized the Organized Session (symbol emergence in robotics) in JSAI2015.
JSAI OS symbol emergence in robotics

2015.05.25

Prof. Nagai comments on the article "Service robots for Olympics" in the Yomiuri Shimbun.

2015.05.04

Kara@ge++ won 2nd place, 2nd place in simulation, and JSAI award in RoboCup Japan open 2015.
Results (in Japanese) JSAI award certificate

2015.03.22

The Yomiuri Shimbun posted an article of our lab. The robot "ChiCaRo" has also been reported in the article.
The article of the Yomiuri Shimbun

2014.12.14

Ms. Hieida's paper was awarded the HAI-2013 Outstanding Research Award. The award ceremony was held in HAI Symposium 2014. UEC Award HP, HAI2014 HP, Certificate, commemorative shield

2014.12.06

Kara@ge++ won Mobile robot class 1st place, Intelligent Robotics class 2nd place, and Overall title in Intelligent Home Robotics Challenge 2014. iHR Challenge HP, Certificate 1, Certificate 2, Certificate 3

2014.11.19

ChiCaRo has been featured in TV Tokyo WBS "Trend Tamago".
TV Tokyo WBS HP

2014.11.18

ChiCaRo was featured in Nikkan Kogyo Shinbun.
Nikkan Kogyo Shinbun HP
 

2014.10.29

DiGORO has been published as "concept and language learning robot" in the History of Robotics Research and Development of Japan edited by the RSJ.
History of Robotics Research and Development of Japan

2014.10.15

The tele childcare robot (ChiCaRo) was exhibited at Japan Robot Week. The ChiCaRo was featured in Wall Street Journal. Japan Robot Week HP
THE WALL STREET JOURNAL

2014.09.25

Our research on intelligent robots has been published in UEC e-Bulletin.
UEC e-Bulletin

2014.09.16

Ms.Hieida awarded IROS2014IEEE Robotics and Automation Society Japan Chapter Young Award.
UEC award page

2014.09.15

We have three papers in IROS2014.
IROS2014 authors page

2014.09.05

We conducted the OS "Probabilistic Robotics and Data Engineering Robotics " in RSJ over 2 days.
RSJ 2014 OS list

2014.08.01

Intelligent Home Robotics (iHR) research committee is launched.
iHR HP

2014.07.20

In the open campus 2014, Prof. Nagai gave an open lecture.
Video(VideoUEC)

2014.07.14

Mr.Ando (M2) awarded the JSAI Annual Conference Award.
JSAI Annual Conference Award

2014.06.27

New research area "Cognitive Interaction Design" is launched. Our group (A02) is going to study "child-adult interaction".
CID project HP  MEXT HP

2014.05.12

We have organized the Organized Session (symbol emergent in robotics) in JSAI2014.
OS in JSAI2014

2014.05.06

Kara@ge++ won the RoboCup@Home! @Home was the largest league of 12 participating teams, total of 102 people.
Result of the RoboCup@Home Japan open

2014.03.24

Mr.Fadlil and Mr.Nishihara awarded Megurokai award. Ms.Hieida received the president award at graduation ceremony.
Megurokai award winners list

2014.03.21

We held a symposium(computational model of the developmental process -from the viewpoint of symbol emergent approach) at the 25th Annual meetings for the Japan Society of Developmental Psychology.
Program of the meeting

2014.03.11

Ms. Hieida has presented her paper at the Information Processing Society of Japan annual conference. She was awarded the Student Encouragement Award.
Award winners list

2014.03.03

Mr. Muhammad has won the Presentation Award each of the two papers that were presented at the SI2013.
Certificate1
Certificate2

2014.02.20

DeAGOSTINI came to coverage of DiGORO and LiPRO. It will be posted for a period of 2 times weekly Robi!

Weekly Robi No.60 (Robi with DiGORO in Japanese)
Weekly Robi No.61 (Robi with LiPRO in Japanese)

2013.12.18

We recieved two honourable-mention prizes at the RTM contest 2013(SI2013).
Certificate, Result page
Scenery from Q&A, HP of our developed RTCs

2013.12.07

Ms. Hieida (B4) presented her selected paper at HAI 2013.
HAI2013 program, paper


2013.11.23

Open lab. on the UEC open campus day.

2013.11.19

We organized a session "Symbol emergence in robotics and data engineering robotics" at SSI 2013. SSI2013 OS

2013.11.09

LiPRO (walking hand in hand demo at the iREX) was reported on the niconico Live !
video (wmv 32.9MB)

2013.11.09

We demonstrated LiPRO at the iREX 2013.
brochure of our lab.
demo movie 1 (YouTube)
demo movie 2 (YouTube)
demo movie(walk hand in hand) (YouTube)

2013.11.06

Our paper on multi-layered MLDA recieved IROS 2013 CoTeSys Best Paper Award Finalist. Certificate

2013.11.05

Our group presented 4 papers in IROS2013.
IROS2013 Authors page

2013.09.05

Our paper on online concept learning by robots recieved "RSJ Advanced Robotics Best Paper Award".
Certificate, Commemorative medal, Photo

2013.09.05

We organized the session "Probabilistic robotics" at RSJ 2013. The invited talk was on Bayesian Linguistics by Dr.Aso (AIST).
Session details (in Japanese)

2013.08.31

We (Playmate robot group) carried out the experimet on robot-child play for two weeks in kindergarten (Kakinomi-youchien).

2013.07.14

DiGORO and LiPRO demonstrated together in the open lab.


2013.06.27

We participated in the RoboCup world championship 2013 as the team eR@sers. We undertook the follow me task and showed the best performance among all teams.

2013.06.19

Robocon Magazine has reported kara@ge++'s demonstration at the final of the RoboCup Japan Open.
Article from the Robocon Magazine on Jul.2013

2013.06.05

We organized the session "Symbol emergence in robotics" at JSAI2013.

Session details (in Japanese)

2013.05.06

Our team "Kara@ge++" won 3rd place in the RoboCup @Home Japan Open 2013. We also awarded JSAI award for our efforts on the @Home simulation.
Results of JO 2013 (in Japanese) Certificate

2013.03.25

Mr. Araki (M2) received JSME Miura award for his excellent master thesis. Mr. Ando (B4) recieved "MEGUROKAI Award" and was commended for his outstanding achievement in research. JSME Miura award certificate

2013.03.20

Mr. ando and Mr. Ikeda received the best presentation award for their outstanding bachelor's thesis.

2012.12.20

Mr. Ando (B4) recieved the Best Presentation Award at SI2012.
SI2012 Certificate

2012.12.20

We organized the session "Symbol emergence in robotics" at SI2012.
Session details (in Japanese)

2012.10.11

Mr.Araki (M2) awarded the Best student paper finalist award in IROS2012.  Award Certificate

2012.10.10

Our group presented 4 papers in IROS2012.
IROS2012 Authors page

2012.09.20

We organized the session "Probabilistic robotics" at RSJ 2012.

Session details (in Japanese)

2012.09.03

Mr.Araki (M2) awarded the Best poster award in 18th Emergence system symposium. Mr.Fadlil(M1) and Mr.Ando(B4) awarded the excellent poster award.
UEC honors page (in Japanese)

2012.08.22

Robocon Magazine has reported eR@sers' 2nd place in the RoboCup world championship.
Article form the Robocon Magazine.

2012.06.24

DiGORO won 2nd place in the RoboCup world championship!

UEC honors page (in Japanese)
Report (pdf in Japanese) Certificate

2012.06.15

Robocon Magazine has reported kara@ge++'s 1st place in the RoboCup Japan Open.

Article form the Robocon Magazine on Jul.2012

2012.06.02

Gave a talk at the round table (the 12th annual meeting of the japanese Society of Baby Science).
The Japanese Society of Baby Science
Handout (pdf)

2012.05.07

robo nable(Nikkan kougyo shinbun) reported our project on RoboCup @Home simulation.
Report(robo nable in Japanese)


2012.05.05

Team kara@ge++ won our fifth consecutive championships in the RoboCup Japan Open.

certificate, report in Japanese, UEC HP (in Japanese)

2012.03.23

Mr. Attamimi served as a representative of the student body at the graduation. He also recieved "MEGUROKAI Award". Mr. Araki and Mr. Ando were commended for their outstanding achievement in research.

2012.03.10

DiGORO gave a toast at the wedding party of Mr and Mrs Nakamura.

Video of the DiGORO's toast (demo page)

2012.03.08

Junki Itaya (M2) recieved the Student incentive Award at IPSJ.

Certificate

2012.2.28

DiGORO's demo was reported on the TV show "Chikyu ASUTEKU!" (BS JAPAN). On Air Mar.22.2012 22:00
BS JAPAN Chikyu ASUTEKU HP (in Japanese)

2011.12.25

Tomoaki Nakamura (PD) and Takaya Araki (M1) recieved the Best Presentation Award at SI2011.
Certificate (Nakamura), Certificate (Araki)

2011.12.24

We organized a session "Symbol emergence in robotics" at SI 2011.
SI 2011 OS

2011.12.17

DiGORO demonstrated at the RoboCup@Home camp.
@Home camp HP


2011.11.10

KBC has reported the "Playmate Robot Project".

2011.11.09

DiGORO has appeared in the INTERNATIONAL ROBOT EXHIBITION 2011 (iREX2011).

The article of the Nikkan Kogyo shimbun introducing DiGORO. (in Japanese)

The article of the Nikkan Kogyo shimbun reporting DiGORO at the iREX. (in Japanese)
A brochure of DiGORO. (in Japanese)
2011.09.30

The ceremony of degree conferment has been held. Tomoaki Nakamura recieved his Ph.D. and Kasumi Abe recieved her master degree.



2011.09.29

Takaya Araki(M1) won the Best Paper Finalist and the Best Student Paper Finalist at IROS2011.
Best Paper Finalist certificate
Best Student Paper Finalist certificate

2011.09.05

Tomoaki Nakamura(D3) and Takaya Araki(M1) recieved the Best Poster Award in the 17th Emergent Systems Symposium

2011.09.03

Prof.Nagai gave an invited talk on the 17th Emergent Systems Symposium ".

17th Emergent Systems Symposimu

2011.08.09

Tomoaki defened his PhD.





2011.07.12

Team Kara@ge++ participated in the RoboCup world championship 2011.

2011.06.15

Robocon Magazine has reported our team "kara@ge++".

Article form the Robocon Magazine.

2011.06.02

We organized a session "Symbol emergence in robotics" at JSAI.

Symbol emergence in robotics, introduction (video)
Symbol emergence in robotics, HP

2011.05.10

Tomoaki Nakamura presented his research in ICRA2011.




2011.05.05

We recieved "RoboCup Research Award" for the paper presented in ICRA2010.

2011.05.05

We won our fourth consecutive championships in the RoboCup Japan Open. We also recieved "JSAI Award".

2011.03.24

Takaya Araki recieved "MEGUROKAI Award".

2010.12.22

Invited talk & DiGORO's demo on JSTP symposium.

2010.12.20

Gave a talk and & DiGORO's demo on @Home camp(@Tamagawa Univ).

2010.12.10

Prof.Jain & Prof.Padhy visited our lab. from Indian Institute of Information Technology.

2010.11.29

Prof.Nagai gave an invited talk on the Robotics Seminar "Intelligence Technologies based on Symbols and Language for Robots".

2010.11.20

Open lab. on the UEC open campus day.



2010.11.20

KBC visited our lab. for coverage.

2010.10.21

Tomoaki Nakamura and Muhammad Attamimi presented their papers on IROS2010.

2010.10.15

Thomas Reintjes (from Germany) visited our lab. for coverage.

2010.09.14

Prof.Nagai gave an invited talk on IEICE Society Conference 2010.

2010.09.01

Robocon Magazine has reported eR@sers' 1st place in the RoboCup.

Article form the Robocon Magazine on Sep.2010

2010.08.06

The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun reported the DiGORO's drawing functionality.

The article of the Nikkan Kogyo shimbun. (in Japanese)

2010.08.05

Karina Ruby recieved "Best Student Award for JUSST".



2010.08.01

DiGORO's demo at the towada robo-festa. Many people enjoyed the demo.

The article of the Daily Tohoku Newspaper. (in Japanese)
The article of the Toonippo. (in Japanese)
2010.07.29

The DiGORO's demo at ROBOTECH2010 was reported on the TV show "Hiru Obi!" (TBS).




2010.07.29

Various media in the world reported the DiGORO's demo.



DiGORO the new robot nanny
:skyNEWS ( Australian News Channel Pty Ltd )
Robots to Care for the Elderly in Japan
:New Tang Dynasty Television (台湾)
Robot that can 'help dementia sufferers'
:YAHOO NEWS UK & IRELAND
2010.07.28

We demonstrated DiGORO at ROBOTECH2010. Various media reported the demo.

2010.07.18

Open Lab @ UEC-TOKYO.

2010.07.14

Check our new "Kara@ge++/DiGORO's page".

2010.06.24

DiGORO won the first place in the RoboCup world championship!



UEC honors page (in Japanese)
Report (pdf in Japanese)
2010.06.02

Open campus day for graduate students.

2010.05.05

Muhammad Attamimi(M1) presented his research in ICRA2010.

2010.05.04

We recieved "RoboCup RSJ Award".

2010.05.04

We won our third consecutive championships in the RoboCup Japan Open.

2010.03.11

Tomoaki Nakamura(D1) awarded IPSJ student award for his presentation at the 72th national convention of IPSJ.

2010.03.20 DiGORO出演のNHKドラマ「まいど238号」が放送されました。
2010.03.09 情報処理学会全国大会「今ドキッのIT」でDiGOROのデモを行いました。
2010.01.19 谷電機工業(株)と共同開発の画像検査技術を高機能フィルム技術展に出展します。
2010.01.13 DiGOROの国際ロボット展での様子がDIGINFOの動画ニュースに掲載されました。
2009.10.08 当研究室のロボット"DiGORO"を2009国際ロボット展に出展します。
2009.08.24 ホンダ、NICTとの共同研究の成果が日経新聞の1面で報じられました。
2009.08.17 RoboCup世界大会での準優勝がロボコンマガジン(9月号 p.35)で紹介されました。
2009.08.05 eR@sersの世界大会準優勝が日刊工業新聞で報じられました。
2009.07.31 eR@sersの世界大会準優勝を報道発表しました。
2009.07.10 eR@sersの世界大会準優勝が東京新聞で報じられました。
2009.07.07 eR@sersの世界大会準優勝が産経新聞で報じられました。
2009.07.05 eR@sersがロボカップ世界大会(オーストリア・グラーツ)で準優勝しました。
2009.05.27 当研究室のロボットDiGOROのRoboCupでの活躍がロボットウォッチで紹介されました。
2009.05.10 eR@sersがRoboCupジャパンオープン2009で優勝し人工知能学会賞を受賞しました。
2009.05.08 当研究室のロボットDiGOROがNHKの「ニューステラス関西」で紹介されました(ジャパンオープンにて取材) 。
2009.04.25 eR@serの紹介記事が掲載されました。
2009.03.24 中村友昭君(M2)が目黒会賞を受賞しました。
2009.03.02 eR@sersのRoboCup2009世界大会出場権を獲得しました。
2008.10.24 NHKの「いっと6けん」にeR@serが生出演しました。
2008.10.15 RoboCup世界大会での様子や優勝報告会がロボコンマガジン(No.60 pp.23-24, p.62)で紹介されました。
2008.10.08 NHKが研究室の取材に来ました(10/24 いっと6けん放送予定) 。
2008.08.11 eR@sersの世界大会優勝が読売新聞で紹介されました。
2008.08.11 eR@sersの世界大会優勝がロボットウォッチで紹介されました。
2008.08.01 eR@sersの世界大会優勝が朝日新聞で紹介されました。
2008.07.20 eR@sersがロボカップ世界大会(中国・蘇州で開催)で優勝し世界一になりました。
2008.06.13 eR@sersがロボコンマガジン(No.58 pp.21-23)で紹介されました。
2008.05.28 eR@sersのジャパンオープン優勝が読売新聞で紹介されました。
2008.05.19 eR@sersがロボットウォッチで紹介されました。
2008.05.05 eR@sersがRoboCupジャパンオープンで優勝しました。
2008.03.19 新地康人君が電子情報通信学会優秀発表賞を受賞しました
2008.03.21 eR@sersが世界大会出場権を獲得しました。
2007.11.01 中村友昭君(M1)がIROS 07(San Diego)で発表を行いました。
2007.10.01 玉川大学、ATR-NICTと共同チーム(er@sers)でRoboCupの@Homeリーグに参戦することになりました。
2007.09.19 日立との共同研究の成果を国際会議ICIP2007で発表しました。
2007.04.23 The Nikkei has reported the collaborative research achievement on image super-resolution with Hitachi CRL.
2007.04.20 Yasuhito Shinchi(M2) has presented his paper on "Bayesian Network Model for Object Concept" at ICASSP07 in Hawaii.
2007.03.23 Shinya Nakamura(B4) awarded Meguro-Kai award.
2007.03.07 Shinya Nakamura(B4) awarded IPSJ student award for his presentation at the 69th national convention of IPSJ.
2007.02.21 Tomoaki Nakamura(B4) and Shinya Nakamura(B4) won an award for their outstanding theses.
2006.06.23 The Nikkei Business Daily has reported the product "My Cane", guiding system for visually disabled.
2006.06.06 TNK's product "My Cane"utilizes our developed algorithm (reported by The NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN).
2006.02.20 New book on MATLAB has been published (in Japanese).
2005.07.24 Open Lab. in UEC open campus.
2005.07.13 Our robot "DiGORO" got his face on TV (WBS@TV Tokyo).
2005.06.23 The newspaper reported our robot "DiGORO" (Nikkei Sangyou).