Awards

  • Funai Research Award 2021, Funai Foundation, 2022
  • Examination System for Teachers' Activities (ESTA) Award, Muroran Institute of Technology, 2021
  • Award for Excellence (Middle Career Researcher), IEEE Technical Committee on Scalable Computing (TCSC), 2021
  • Highly Cited Researcher 2021 (Computer Science field), Clarivate Analytics, 2021
  • Popular Academic Paper Award in Beijing, Beijing Institute of Internet of Things, 2021
  • SUEMATSU-Yasuharu Award (Contribution to Academia), Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (IEICE), 2021
  • The Young Scientists’ Award, The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), 2021
  • Best Paper Award, Frontiers of Information Technology & Electronic Engineering (FITEE), 2021
  • Examination System for Teachers' Activities (ESTA) Award, Muroran Institute of Technology, 2020
  • 2019 Best Paper Award for IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, IEEE Computer Society, 2020
  • Best Journal Paper Award, IEEE Communications Society Communications Systems Integration & Modeling (CSIM) Technical Committee, 2020
  • Best Paper Award, The 16th International Conference on Mobility, Sensing and Networking (MSN 2020), 2020
  • The 9th Asia Pacific Outstanding Paper Award, IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc) Asia Pacific Board (APB), 2020
  • Best Paper Award, The 13th International Conference on Human System Interaction (HSI 2020), 2020
  • FY2019 Hokkaido Science and Technology Incentive Award (令和元年度 北海道科学技術奨励賞), 2020
  • Best Paper Award, The 25th IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS 2019), 2019
  • Examination System for Teachers' Activities (ESTA) Award, Muroran Institute of Technology, 2019
  • Highly Cited Researcher 2019 (Computer Science field), Clarivate Analytics, 2019
  • IEEE Outstanding Service Award, The 18th IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Communications (IUCC-2019), 2019
  • Best Paper Award, The 12th IEEE International Conference on Cyber, Physical and Social Computing (CPSCom 2019), 2019
  • Best Paper Award, The 1st EAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence for Communications and Networks (AICON 2019), 2019
  • Best Innovative Paper Award, The 3rd International Conference on Smart Computing and Communication (SmartCom 2018), 2018
  • Examination System for Teachers' Activities (ESTA) Award, Muroran Institute of Technology, 2018
  • National Institute of Science and Technology Policy (NISTEP) Award 2018 (The Researchers with Nice Step), 2018
  • Best Paper Award, The 7th IEEE/CIC International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC 2018), 2018
  • Best Conference Paper Award, IEEE Communications Society Communications Systems Integration & Modeling (CSIM) Technical Committee, 2018
  • Elected Secretary for IEEE Communications Society Satellite and Space Communications (SSC) Technical Committee, 2018
  • Funai Research Award 2017, Funai Foundation, 2018
  • Outstanding Young Researcher Award, IEEE Communication Society Asia-Pacific Board, 2017
  • The IET Premium Awards, Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), 2017
  • Outstanding Young Researcher Award, IEEE Computer Society Smart Computing Special Technical Community (SCSTC), 2017
  • IEEE Outstanding Award, The 2nd International Workshop on Heterogeneous Wireless Networks and Quality-of-Experience (HWNQoE 2017), 2017
  • Best Paper Award, The 11th International Conference on Frontier of Computer Science and Technology (FCST 2017), 2017
  • IEEE TCSC Award for Excellence for Early Career Researchers, IEEE Technical Committee on Scalable Computing (TCSC), 2016
  • Meritorious Research Award, First International Symposium on Frontier of Open Computing and Ubiquitous Communications (FOCUS 2016), 2016
  • Best Paper Award, IEEE 84th Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC 2016-Fall), 2016
  • Best Paper Award, The 10th International Conference on Green, Pervasive and Cloud Computing (GPC 2015), 2015
  • Best Paper Award, The 14th International Conference on Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing (ICA3PP 2014), 2014
  • Best Paper Award Finalist, IEEE Society on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Japan Chapter, 2013
  • Student Grant, IEEE Region 10 Humanitarian Technology Conference (R10 HTC), 2013 (Only one)
  • Outstanding Research Contribution Student Award, AIZU ZAIDAN Foundation, 2013
  • Non-Japanese Research Fellowship, NEC C&C Foundation, 2011 (Only three per year nationwide)
  • The 39th Overseas Travel Grant, The Hara Research Foundation, 2011
  • JSPS Excellent Young Researcher Overseas Visit Program, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), 2010
  • Excellent Research Assistant Award, The University of Aizu, 2010
  • JSPS Research Fellowships for Young Scientists (DC2), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), 2009
  • Overseas Travel Grant, The Telecommunications Advancement Foundation (TAF), 2008 and 2011
  • Excellent Graduate Student Scholarship, Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO), 2008 and 2009 (Both Master and PhD program)
  • Best Paper Award, IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications, 2008
  • Best Paper Award, IEEE International Conference on Embedded Software and Systems, 2008

As supervisor:

  • Best Presentation Award, 2022 Third Quarterly Seminar of Research on Key Technologies of Edge Computing Security and Privacy for Internet of Vehicles Services, 2022
  • Best Presentation Award, 2022 First Quarterly Seminar of Research on Key Technologies of Edge Computing Security and Privacy for Internet of Vehicles Services, 2022
  • Student Incentive Award, IEICE Hokkaido Section, 2022
  • Best Presentation Award, 2021 Fourth Quarterly Seminar of Research on Key Technologies of Edge Computing Security and Privacy for Internet of Vehicles Services, 2021
  • Best Presentation Award, The 2nd Workshop of Internet of Vehicles and Edge Computing (VEC 2021), 2021
  • Encouragement Award, IEEE Sapporo Section, 2021
  • Outstanding PhD Dissertation Award, IEEE Technical Committee on Scalable Computing (TCSC), 2020
  • Rangaku Award (The President's Award), Muroran Institute of Technology, 2019 and 2020
  • The Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad, China Scholarship Council (CSC), 2019 and 2020
  • Dr. Sato Noriyasu Memorial Scholarship Award for International Activities, Muroran Institute of Technology, 2018 and 2019
  • The 10th IEEE Career Development Contest Award, 2nd Prize (WIE Category), IEEE Japan, 2018
  • Best Paper Award, IEEE Sapporo Section, 2017, 2018 and 2019
  • Exemplary Reviewer of IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, IEEE Communication Society, 2017, 2018 and 2019
  • Exemplary Reviewer of IEEE Communications Letters, IEEE Communication Society, 2017
  • Student Paper Award, IEEE VTS Tokyo Chapter, 2016 and 2017
  • Excellent Student Incentive Award, Muroran Institute of Technology, 2016 and 2017
  • Student Incentive Award, IEICE Hokkaido Section, 2016
  • Best Presentation Award, A3 Foresight Program 2016 Annual Workshop in Japan, 2016