Kunio Kashino
He received a Ph.D. from the University of Tokyo for his pioneering work on music scene analysis in 1995. Since joining NTT in 1995, he has been working on audio and video analysis, search, retrieval, and recognition algorithms and their implementation. He is a senior member of IEEE. He is also a Visiting Professor at the National Institute of Informatics, Tokyo, and at the Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, the University of Tokyo.