Image Depth and Emotional Impact
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“Shitsukan” - Percetion of material and surface qualities
“Shitsukan” refers to perception of materials and surface qualities of natural and man-made objects, and plays an important role to identify objects and to judge their surface conditions. This talk reviews recent topics of Shitsukan research including perception of glossiness, translucency, material judgments, and discuss its relation to display technology.
Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Toyohashi University of Technology
Shigeki NAKAUCHI received his Ph.D degree in systems and information systems from Toyohashi University of Technology,Toyohashi Japan in 1993. He is currently Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Toyohashi University of Technology, Toyohashi Japan. His research interests include visual perception & cognition and imaging technology.He is a member of the research project (Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas, MEXT): “Integrative studies of neural mechanisms and advanced information technologies for perception of material and surface qualities”.
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I-cubed Research Center Inc.
August 2009 to present Founder, President＆CEO of I-cubed Research Center Inc.
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Multichannel Pay TV BG Business Development Div Deputy Chief Resercher
SKY PerfectJSAT Corp.
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