Vice President of International Affairs and Director of Global Education Center, Shinshu University, Japan
Kiyoshi Tanaka received his B.S and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Operations Research from National Defense Academy, Yokosuka, Japan, in 1984 and 1989, respectively. In 1992, he received Dr. Eng. degree from Keio University, Tokyo, Japan. In 1995, he joined the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Shinshu University, Nagano, Japan, and currently he is a full professor in the academic assembly (Institute of Engineering) of Shinshu University. He is the Vice-President of Shinshu University as well as the director of Global Education Center (GEC) of Shinshu University. His research interests include image and video processing, 3D point cloud processing, information hiding, human visual perception, evolutionary computation, multi-objective optimization, smart grid, and their applications.