- Research Field :
- Systems Engineering, System Design and Management
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- Specific Research Topic :
- Space Applications, Sports Data Analytics
Naohiko Kohtake is an associate professor and director of Sensing and Design Laboratory（http://www.kohtake.sdm.keio.ac.jp/） and Sports System Design and Management Laboratory（http://www.sports.sdm.keio.ac.jp/） at the Graduate School of System Design and Management. He has worked in research and development on avionics systems for the H-II/H-IIA rocket at Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and on-board software at European Space Agency. He was an associated senior engineer at Digital Innovation Center in JAXA working on software independent verification and validation for satellites and the International Space Station. He established Geospatial and Space Technology consortium for Innovative Social Services（http://gestiss.org） with Japanese government as one of founders in 2012. He is a steering committee member of Multi-GNSS Asia consortium and Sentinel Asia Project, and an adviser of Quasi-Zenith Satellite System Business Innovation Council. He is also adjunct associate professor, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand.
Space technology for a world of problems, Keio Research Highlight, Published online 25 May 2017.
Selected Journal Publications
Naohiko Kohtake, Takashi Maeno, Hidekazu Nishimura, Yoshiaki Ohkami (2010) Graduate Program in Multi-Disciplinary System Design and Management 20th INCOSE (International Council on Systems Engineering) International Symposium, 2010.
Naohiko Kohtake, Ryo Ohsawa, Takuro, Yonezawa, Masayuki Iwai, Kazunori Takashio, Hideyuki Tokuda (2007) Self-organizable panel for assembling DIY ubiquitous computing Personal and Ubiquitous Computing Journal, Springer-Verlag London, Volume 11, Issue 7, p 591-606