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Masashi Konyo

  • PhD Degree in Engineering
  • Associate Professor
  • Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku University
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About

Masashi Konyo received PhD degree in engineering from Kobe University in 2004. In 2004, he was a postdoctoral fellow at the Bio-Robotics Laboratory, Keio University. In 2005, he joined the Graduate School of Information Sciences (GSIS), Tohoku University as Assistant Professor. From 2009, he has been Associate Professor at Human-Robot Informatics Laboratory in GSIS, Tohoku University. His research interests include haptic perception, tactile interfaces, and human cooperative robotics. He received the Paper Award from the Virtual Reality Society of Japan in 2002 and 2007, the Best Poster Award at the WorldHaptics2007, and the Best Hand-on-Demo Award at the EuroHaptics2008. He is a member of the IEEE.

Research interests

Recent publications

  • Toward multi-finger haptic interaction: Presenting vibrotactile stimuli from proximal phalanges to fingertips

    • Iizuka S
    • Nagano H
    • Konyo M
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  • Wearable gait logging system attached on ankles to estimate foot steps and trajectories

    • Kato Y
    • Nagano H
    • Konyo M
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Professional experience

Associate Professor

Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku University

April 2009 - Present

Assistant Professor

Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku University

April 2005 - July 2009(4 years)

Postdoctoral Fellow

Graduate School of Science and Technology, Keio University

April 2004 - March 2005(a year)

Co-authors (168)