Media Intelligence Laboratories will promote research and development to create new business growth areas with advanced media processing technology as our core competence. We also aim to enrich people's lives through research and development to create new value and open up future society.
Senior Distinguished Researchers:Seishi Takamura
Research on Super High Efficiency Visual and Multimodal Data Coding
We aim to make communication much richer via a quantum breakthrough in visual and multimodal data coding technology, which is indispensable for handling big data.
Visiting Senior Distinguished Researchers:Ryuichiro Higashinaka
Research on dialogue systems that can interact naturally with humans
My goal is to realize dialogue systems that can achieve mutual understanding and intellectual collaboration with humans through elucidating a principle regarding natural interaction between humans and computers
Distinguished Researchers:Yusuke Ijima
Text-to-speech synthesis that can produce diverse and expressive speech
We aim to develop a text-to-speech synthesis system that can generate speech with rich expressiveness and various characteristics in accordance with user requests.