Satoshi Saga

Contact

  • Tel: 
  • E-mail: saga[at]cs.kumamoto-u.ac.jp, saga[at]saga-lab.org

Affiliation

  • Associate Professor, Intelligent Information Technology,
    Divison of Environmental Science,
    Faculty of Advanced Science and Technology,
    Kumamoto University

Research

Tactile Display

Tactile Sensor

Haptic Teaching

Employment History

  • 2000.04 Researcher of IS Laboratory, SECOM, Co., Ltd.
  • 2007.03 PhD (Information Science and Technology), Graduate school of Information Science and Technology, University of Tokyo
  • 2007.04 Assistant Professor, Division of Mechanical Engineering, Tohoku University
  • 2008.04 Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Information Science, Tohoku University
  • 2012.04-06 Visiting Assistant Professor, Media Lab, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Additional Post)
  • 2013.04-2017.09 Associate Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Information and Sysmtems, Universyt of Tsukuba
  • 2017.10-12 Part-time Lecturer, Colleage of Media Arts, Science and Technology, School of Informatics, University of Tsukuba
  • 2017.10- Associate Professor, Intelligent Information Technology, Divison of Environmental Science, Faculty of Advanced Science and Technology, Kumamoto University

Education

  • 2000.03 Master (Mathematical Engineering and Information Physics)
  • 2007.03 Ph.D (Information Science and Technology)

Awards

  • SICE SI Division SI2009 Awards for good presentation (2010.03.23): Shogo Hosomichi, Satoshi Saga, Koichiro Deguchi. Design and evaluation of reflction based tactile sensor with diffused lighting source. In 10th Conference of SICE System Integration Diviosion, 2009 (Domestic)
  • Japanese Society of Mechanical Engineering Robotics and Mechatronics Division Prize (2009.05.25): Shogo Okamoto, Masashi Konyo, Satoshi Saga, Satoshi Tadokoro. Identification of Cutaneous Detection Thresholds against Time-Delay and its Effects on Subjective Feelings, 13rd Conference of Robotics Symposia, pp. 153-158, Kotohira, 2008. (Domestic)
  • 13rd Conference of Robotics Symposia Good Paper Award (2008.3.16): Shogo Okamoto, Masashi Konyo, Satoshi Saga, Satoshi Tadokoro. Identification of Cutaneous Detection Thresholds against Time-Delay and its Effects on Subjective Feelings, 13rd Conference of Robotics Symposia, pp. 153-158, Kotohira, 2008. (Domestic)
  • Outstanding Paper Award Winner at the Literati Network Awards for Excellence 2008: Satoshi Saga, Hiroyuki Kajimoto, Susumu Tachi. High-resolution tactile sensor using the deformation of a reflection image, Sensor Review Related Link
  • Virtual Reality Society of Japan Good Research Award: Satoshi Saga , Hiroyuki Kajimoto, Susumu Tachi. High-Resolution Tactile Sensor using Movement of a Reflected Image--The Use of Active Patterns--, 11th Conference of Virtual Reality Society of Japan, 2006. (Domestic)

Publications

Transactions

International Conferences

Book

Patent