Megumi Kaneko


About me

I am an Associate Professor at the National Institute of Informatics (NII) and at the Graduate University for Advanced Studies (Sokendai), in Tokyo, Japan (photo left corner: NII’s mascot).

I am a Senior Member of IEEE and serving as an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, IEEE Communications Letters, IEEE Wireless Communications Letters and IEICE Transactions on Communications. I received the IEEE Communications Letters Exemplary Editor distinction in December 2020. On September 1st 2020, I was nominated as a Member of the Advisory Board for Promoting Science and Technology Diplomacy, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA).

Currently, my main research interests are:


Jan. 2023
Our paper “An Auction-based Assignment Method for LoRa Multi-Gateway Networks”, authored by J.T. Chen, M. Kaneko, A. Guitton (Clermont-Auvergne University, France), has been accepted in IEEE ICC 2023, Rome, Italy.
Jan. 2023
Our paper “Deep Reinforcement Learning-based Uplink Power Control in Cell-Free Massive MIMO”, authored by X. Zhang, M. Kaneko, V.A. Le, Y. Ji (NII), has been awarded The Best Paper Runner-Up Award at IEEE CCNC 2023 (2nd among 271).
Oct. 2022
Our Kakenhi Project for International Collaboration Kokusai B, funded by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), has been accepted (科研費 国際共同研究強化(B), 2022-2027, PI: M. Kaneko)
Sept. 2022
Thi Ha Ly Dinh successfully defended her Ph.D. at Sokendai, congratulations! She started as a lecturer at Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) in October 2022.