Tohru Kawabe received the B.E. degree in applied mathematics and physics, M.Eng. degree in applied systems science and D.Eng. degree in applied mathematics and physics all from Kyoto University, Japan, in 1988, 1990 and 1997, respectively. From 1990 to 1995, he was a Research Associate at the Department of Information Science and Intelligent Systems, University of Tokushima,and from 1995 to 1997, he was a Lecturer at the Information Processing Center, University of Tokushima. Since 1997, he has been an Assistant Professor at the Institute of Information Sciences and Electronics, University of Tsukuba. He is currently an Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Science, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba in Japan. Also, from July 2000 to Jule 2001, he has been a Visiting Researcher at the Automatic Control Laboratory (IfA), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich, Switzerland. His research interests include robust control, hybrid systems, optimization theory, brain machine interface, and their applications.
Biography Updated on 23 August 2009