received B.E., M.E., and Dr.E. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Tokyo in 1990, 1992, and 1995, respectively. From 1995, he has been with the Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University. From 2008 to 2010, he was with the Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology. He is currently a Professor in the Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University. His current research interests include multi-dimensional signal processing, multi-camera systems, multi-view video coding and transmission, free-viewpoint television, and their applications to ntelligent Transport Systems.