Seiichi Nakagawa received his B.E. and M.E. degrees from the Kyoto Institute of Technology, in 1971 and 1973, respectively, and Dr. of Engineering degree from Kyoto University in 1977. He joined the Faculty of Kyoto University, in 1976, as a Research Associate in the Department of Information Sciences. From 1980 to 1983, he had been an Assistant Professor, and from 1983 to 1990 he had been an Associate Professor. Since 1990 he has been a Professor in the Department of Information and Computer Sciences, Toyohashi University of Technology, Toyohashi. From 1985 to 1986, he had been a Visiting Scientist in the Department of Computer Science, Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA. He received the 1997/2001 Paper Award from the IEICE and the 1988 JC Bose Memorial Award from the Institution of Electronic Telecommunication Engineers His major interests in research include automatic speech recognition/speech processing, natural language processing, human interface, and artificial intelligence.
Biography Updated on 11 June 2006