2. Fellows
  3. The 3rd Cohort
  4. EGUCHI Kana


The 3rd Cohort


Kyoto University Graduate School of Informatics/Systems Science Course/Senior Lecturer
Field of Research:Medical engineering (ME), Medical informatics (MI), Human Computer Interaction (HCI)

Kana EGUCHI is a senior lecturer at the Human Systems Laboratory, Human Machine Symbiosis Laboratories, Systems Science Course, Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University. She received her B.E. degree from the Kyoto Institute of Technology, Kyoto, Japan, in 2010, and her M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in informatics from Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan, in 2012 and 2020, respectively. She was appointed to her current position in April 2024. Before this, she was a Program-Specific Assistant Professor at the Department of Real World Data R&D, the Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, from July 2022 to March 2024. Before starting her academic research career, she had approximately 10 years of work experience as a company researcher at Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT) Corporation, Tokyo, Japan. Her current research interests include medical engineering (ME), wearable sensing systems, biosignal processing, medical informatics (MI), and human-computer interaction (HCI). Her awards include the Telecom System Technology Award for Student (Honorable Mention) from the Telecommunications Advancement Foundation, in 2019.

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