Hiroshi Saruwatari was born in Nagoya, Japan, on July 27, 1967. He received the B.E., M.E., and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan, in 1991, 1993, and 2000, respectively. He joined Intelligent Systems Laboratory, SECOM co., Ltd., Mitaka, Tokyo, Japan, in 1993, where he is engaged in the research and development of the ultrasonic array system for the acoustic imaging. He is currently an Associate Professor of Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology. His research interests include array signal processing, blind source separation, and sound field reproduction. He received the Paper Awards from IEICE in 2000 and 2006. He is a Member of the IEEE, the VR Society of Japan, the IEICE, and the Acoustical Society of Japan.
Biography Updated on 29 October 2006