Profile

Seita Kayukawa
Ph. D. Student
Waseda University
Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering
Department of Pure and Applied Physics
Shigeo Morishima Lab.
Research Interest
I am interested in broad area of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), and have been especially focused on accessibility and video browsing interface.
Biography
Apr. 2020 - Current
Ph.D. student, Waseda University.
Research Fellow (DC1), JSPS Research Fellowships for Young Scientists.
Advisor: Shigeo Morishima
Feb. 2019 - Current
Research Intern, IBM Research - Tokyo
Advisor: Tatsuya Ishihara, Hironobu Takagi, and Chieko Asakawa
Apr. 2018 - Mar. 2020
Master of Engineering (M.E.), Waseda University
Advisor: Shigeo Morishima
May 2018 - Sept. 2018
Research Intern, Cognitive Assistance Lab., Carnegie Mellon University
Advisor: Keita Higuchi, Chieko Asakawa, and Kris Kitani
Apr. 2014 - Mar. 2018
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Waseda University
Advisor: Shigeo Morishima

Research Projects

Seita Kayukawa, Tatsuya Ishihara, Hironobu Takagi, Shigeo Morishima, and Chieko Asakawa
IMWUT (UbiComp 2021)
Seita Kayukawa, Hironobu Takagi, João Guerreiro, Shigeo Morishima, and Chieko Asakawa
CHI EA 2020
Seita Kayukawa, Tatsuya Ishihara, Hironobu Takagi, Shigeo Morishima, and Chieko Asakawa
CHI EA 2020
Seita Kayukawa, Keita Higuchi, João Guerreiro, Shigeo Morishima, Yoichi Sato, Kris Kitani, and Chieko Asakawa
CHI 2019
Seita Kayukawa, Keita Higuchi, Ryo Yonetani, Masanori Nakamura, Yoichi Sato, and Shigeo Morishima
CHI EA 2018

Publications

Journal Papers and Conference Full Papers
Seita Kayukawa, Tatsuya Ishihara, Hironobu Takagi, Shigeo Morishima, and Chieko Asakawa. 2020. Guiding Blind Pedestrians in Public Spaces by Understanding Walking Behavior of Nearby Pedestrians. In Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (IMWUT), 4, 3, Article 85 (September 2020), 22 pages.
IMWUT (UbiComp 2021) Project Page DOI Paper (Preprint) BibTex
Seita Kayukawa, Keita Higuchi, João Guerreiro, Shigeo Morishima, Yoichi Sato, Kris Kitani, and Chieko Asakawa. 2019. BBeep: A Sonic Collision Avoidance System for Blind Travellers and Nearby Pedestrians. In Proceedings of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2019).
CHI 2019 Project Page DOI Talk Slide Paper (Preprint) BibTex Azusa Ono Memorial Award
Conference Short Papers, Demonstrations, and Posters
Seita Kayukawa, Hironobu Takagi, João Guerreiro, Shigeo Morishima, and Chieko Asakawa. 2020. Smartphone-Based Assistance for Blind People to Stand in Lines. Extended Abstracts of the 2020 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA 2020).
CHI 2020 LBW Project Page DOI Paper (Preprint) BibTex
Seita Kayukawa, Tatsuya Ishihara, Hironobu Takagi, Shigeo Morishima, and Chieko Asakawa. 2020. BlindPilot: A Robotic Local Navigation System that Leads Blind People to a Landmark Object. Extended Abstracts of the 2020 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA 2020).
CHI 2020 LBW Project Page DOI Paper (Preprint) BibTex
Ryo Shimamura, Seita Kayukawa, Takayuki Nakatsuka, Shoki Miyagawa, and Shigeo Morishima. 2019. A Study on the Sense of Burden and Body Ownership on Virtual Slope. In Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Virtual Reality and 3D User Interfaces (IEEE VR 2019).
IEEE VR 2019 Poster DOI Poster Paper (Preprint) BibTex
Seita Kayukawa, Keita Higuchi, Ryo Yonetani, Masanori Nakamura, Yoichi Sato, and Shigeo Morishima. 2018. Dynamic Object Scanning: Object-Based Elastic Timeline for Quickly Browsing First-Person Videos. In Extended Abstracts of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA 2018).
CHI 2018 LBW and Demo Project Page DOI (LBW) DOI (Demo) Poster Paper (LBW) (Preprint) BibTex
Selected Domestic Publications (in Japanese)
粥川青汰, 石原辰也, 髙木啓伸, 森島繁生, 浅川智恵子. 歩行者の動きの解析と衝突予測に基づく公共空間における視覚障害者向け歩行支援システム. インタラクション. 2020. (査読あり, 口頭発表)
インタラクション2020 Project Page Talk Slide Paper (Preprint)
粥川青汰, 樋口啓太, João Guerreiro, 森島繁生, 佐藤洋一, Kris Kitani, 浅川智恵子. BBeep: 歩行者との衝突予測に基づく警告音を用いた視覚障害者のための衝突回避支援システム. インタラクション. 2019. (査読あり, 口頭発表)
インタラクション2019 Project Page Talk Slide Paper (Preprint) Best Paper Award 山下記念研究賞
粥川青汰, 樋口啓太, 中村優文, 米谷竜, 佐藤洋一, 森島繁生. 一人称視点映像の高速閲覧に有効なキューの自動生成手法. インタラクティブシステムとソフトウェアに関するワークショップ (WISS). 2017. (査読あり, 口頭発表)
WISS 2017 Project Page Paper (Official)

Awards

IPSJ Yamashita SIG Research Award. Information Processing Society of Japan (IPSJ). Aug. 2019.
(山下記念研究賞)
Azusa Ono Memorial Award. Waseda University. Mar. 2019.
(小野梓記念学術賞)
Best Paper Award. IPSJ Interaction 2019. Mar. 2019.
(インタラクション2019論文賞)

Fellowship and Scholarship

Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (Early Bird), Waseda Research Institute for Science and Engineering, Japan. May 2020 - Current.
Research Fellowship for Young Scientists (DC1), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), Japan. Apr. 2020 - Current.
(日本学術振興会 特別研究員(DC1))
Scholarship for Outstanding Master Students, Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO), Japan. Apr. 2018 - Mar. 2020.
(日本学生支援機構 奨学金 全額返済免除)
Visiting support from Super Global University (SGU), Japan. May 2018 - Sept. 2018.
活動報告 Activity Report
Scholarship for short-term study abroad, Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO), Japan. May 2018 - Aug. 2018.

Invited Talks

粥川青汰. トップカンファレンス発表論文紹介セッション, BBeep: A Sonic Collision Avoidance System for Blind Travellers and Nearby Pedestrians. インタラクティブシステムとソフトウェアに関するワークショップ(WISS). Sept. 2019.
WISS 2019 Link
粥川青汰. BBeep: A Sonic Collision Avoidance System for Blind Travellers and Nearby Pedestrians. CHI勉強会2019「今年CHIに論文が通った研究紹介」. June 2019.
Talk Slide Link

Patent

"表示制御装置、表示制御方法及び表示制御プログラム", 特願2018-80849,(出願中)

Media (Selected)

Carnegie Mellon University (press release). Collision-Detecting Suitcase, Wayfinding App Help Blind People Navigate Airports. 2019/5/7.
Industrial Equipment NEWS. Smart Suitcase Guides the Blind Through Airports. 2019/5/8.

Other Contents

Github repository that lists publications (in CHI, UIST, ASSETS, TOCHI, TACCESS, and so on) about assistive technologies for visual impairments (over 300 papers!!).
Blog Entry (in Japanese)
2020/5/6.
Blog Entry (in Japanese)

Skills

Programming Languages:
C++, Python, HTML, CSS
Libraries / Platforms:
OpenCV, Qt5, ROS, Arduino, CMake
OS:
macOS, Ubuntu
Others:
Adobe CC (Illustrator, Premiere Pro, Photoshop, InDesign)
User Studies, Statistical Analysis
Machine Learning, Coursera MOOC by Andrew NG, Nov. 2018 [Certification]
CG Meister, CG-ARTS, Dec. 2017

Contact

Please reach me via email or social networking services rather than telephone when possible.

55N406, 3-4-1 Okubo, Shinjuku, Tokyo, 169-0072, Japan
+81-3-5286-3510