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Masako Kishida

Associate Professor

National Institute of Informatics, Principle of Informatics Devision

SOKENDAI, the Graduate University for Advanced Studies (dual appointment)

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Ph.D.: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

M.S.E.: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

M.S.: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

B.S.E. : University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Honors and Awards: The Young Scientists’ Prize, The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Telecom System Technology Award, Humboldt Research Fellowship, Okawa Research grant, Senior member of IEEE

Research Areas: Applied mathematics, Control theory

Biography

Masako Kishida received the B.S. and M.S.E. degrees in Aerospace Engineering and M.S. degree in Applied and Interdisciplinary Mathematics, all from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 2004, 2006, and 2006, respectively and the Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, in 2010. From 2010 to 2016, she held positions in the U.S.A., Japan, New Zealand and Germany. Since 2016, she has been an Associate Professor at National Institute of Informatics, Tokyo Japan. Her research interests include networked control systems, optimizations and uncertainty analysis. Prof. Kishida was a recipient of the Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellowship in 2015, the Telecom System Technology Award in 2019 and the Young Scientists' Prize for the Commendation of Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan in 2020.