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          Hung-Hsuan HUANG

              Address: Room No. 712, Creation-Core 7F
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                           College of Information Science & Engineering, Ritsumeikan  University,
                           Noji-higashi 1-1-1, Kusatsu City, Shiga 525-8577, Japan
              Phone:    +81-77-561-4927

              Fax:        +81-77-561-5203
              E-mail:  huang(at)fc.ritsumei.ac.jp; hhhuang(at)acm.org

             
      Career

      Education

      Research Fields

  • Intelligent virtual agent, multimodal human-computer interaction, human interface, artificial intelligence
      Publications

Thesis

  • A Generic Framework for Embodied Conversational Agent Development and its Applications, PhD Dissertation, Kyoto University, Japan, Sep. 2009 (PDF).
  • Design and Implementation of a Configurable Wrapper for Web Information Integration. Master Degree Thesis, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, Jul. 2000 (PDF). 

Journal Papers

  1. Huang, H.H., Shibusawa, S., Hayashi, Y., Kawagoe, K.: Proposal of a Numeric Model of Mutual Evaluation between the Participants in Dyadic Active Listening Conversation for Developing Listener Agents,The Transactions of Human Interface Society, Vol. 18, No. 4, pp373-384, Nov. 2016 (in Japanese, download).
  2. Okada, S., Matsugi, Y., Nakano, Y., Hayashi, Y., Huang, H.H., Takase, Y., Nitta K.: Estimating Communicative Skills based on Multimodal Information in Group Discussions, Transactions of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 31, No. 6, Nov. 2016 ( in Japanese).
  3. Huang, H.H., Otogi, S., Hotta, R., Kawagoe, K.: Toward a Guide Agent Who Actively Provides Information in Multi-user Conversation - Finding the Timings for Intervention,Transactions of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 31, No. 1, Jan. 2016 ( in Japanese).
  4. Hayashi, Y., Nihei, F., Nakano, Y., Huang, H.H., Okada, S.: Development of Group Discussion Interaction Corpus and Analysis of the Relationship with Personality Traits, IPSJ Journal, Vol. 56, No. 4, pp1217-1227, Apr. 2015 (in Japanese, download).
  5. Fang, Y., Huy, D.X., Huang, H.H., and Kawagoe, K.: Multi-dimensional Time Series Approximation Using Local Features at Thinned-out Keypoints, Journal of Computers, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp1-11, Jan. 2015. (DOI)
  6. Nguyen, C.X., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Implementation and Evaluations of Graphical Password using Object-based Image Ranking, International Journal of Computer Systems Science and Engineering (IJCSSE), Vol. 29, No. 4, 16 pages, Jul. 2014.
  7. Maruf, A., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Textual Approximation Methods for Time Series Classification: TAX and l-TAX, IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems, Vol. E97-D, No. 4, pp798-810, Apr. 2014.
  8. Huang, H.H., Matsushita, H., Kawagoe, K., Yasuda, K.: Toward an Agent Framework that Assists the Individuals with Mild Memory Impairment, International Journal of Software Science and Computational Intelligence, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp17-29, Jan. 2014 (DOI).
  9. Nakano, Y., Baba, N., Huang, H.H., Hayashi, Y.: A Multiparty Conversation System with an Addressee Identification Mechanism based on Nonverbal Information, Transactions of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 29, No. 1, pp69-79, Jan. 2014 (in Japanese, download).
  10. Huang, H.H., Uejo, M., Seki, Y., Lee, J.H., Kawagoe, K.: Construction of a Virtual Ballroom Dance Instructor, Transactions of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 28, No. 2, pp187-196, Mar. 2013 (in Japanese, download).
  11. Baba, N., Huang, H.H., Nakano, Y.: Identifying the Addressee using Head Orientation and Speech Information in Multiparty Human-Agent Conversations, Transactions of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 28, No. 2, pp149-159, Mar. 2013 (in Japanesedownload).
  12. Huang, H.H., Uejo, M., Seki, Y., Lee, J.H., Kawagoe, K.: Measuring User Performance for a Virtual Ballroom Dance Instructor to Generate Real-time Feedbacks, ICIC Express Letter, pp3077-3086, vol. 6 No. 12, Dec. 2012.
  13. Huang, H.H., and Nishida, T.: Evaluating a Virtual Agent Who Responses Attentively to Multiple Players in a Quiz Game, The Transactions of Human Interface Society, Vol.14, No.4, pp351-365, Nov. 2012.
  14. Shimakawa, H., Yokota Y., Xu, G., Yamaguchi, H., Wakita, K., Sakakibara, K., Chen, Y.W., Izumi, T., Noguchi, T., Huang, H.H.:Refinement of Course Plan Aiming at Motivating Learners and Improving Their Understanding,Journal of the Educational Application of Information and Communication Technologies,Vol. 14, No. 1,pp21-25, Japan Universities Association for Computer Education, Nov. 2011 (in Japanese).
    • Selected and published on-line in Information and Media Technologies, Vol.8, No.1, pp81-96, Mar. 2013 (IMT). 
  15. Huang, H.H., Furukawa, T., Ohashi, H., Cerekovic, A., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., Nishida, T.: Communicating with Multiple Users for Embodied Conversational Agents in Quiz Game Context, International Journal of Intelligent Information and Database Systems, Vol. 4, No. 6,  pp579-598, InderScience Publishers, Dec. 2010.
  16. Huang, H.H.,  Cerekovic, A., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., and Nishida, T.: Toward a Multi-culture Adaptive Virtual Tour Guide Agent with a Modularized Approach, AI & Society Journal of Knowledge, Culture and Communication, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp225-235, Springer Press, Oct. 2009.
  17. Rehm, M., Nakano, Y., Andre, E., Nishida, T., Bee N., Endrass, B., Lipi, A. A., Wissner, M., Huang, H.H.: From Observation to Simulation: Generating Culture Specific Behavior for Interactive Systems, AI & Society Journal of Knowledge, Culture and Communication, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp267-280, Springer Press, Oct. 2009.
  18. Huang, H.H.,  Cerekovic, A., Tarasenko, K., Levacic, V., Zoric, G., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., and Nishida, T.: Integrating Embodied Conversational Agent Components with a Generic Framework, International Journal of Multiagent and Grid Systems, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp371-386, IOS Press, Jan. 2009.
  19. Magariyama, Y., Kubota, H., Huang, H.H., Kanai, F., Nishida, T.: Application of the new way to disseminate the research products in National Food Research Institute: To establish communication with the consuming public, Journal of Information Processing and Management, pp116-128, Vol. 51, No. 2, May 2008 (in Japanesedownload).
  20. Huang, H.H.,  Cerekovic, A., Tarasenko, K., Levacic, V., Zoric, G., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., and Nishida, T.: An Agent Based Multicultural Tour Guide System with Nonverbal User Interface, the International  Journal on Multimodal User Interfaces, Vol. 1 No. 1, pp41-48, Springer Press, Apr. 2008.
  21. Huang, H.H., Sumi, Y., Nishida, T.: Personal Image Repositories as Externalized Memory Spaces, International Journal of Knowledge-based and Intelligent Engineering Systems, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp169-180, IOS Press, 2006.

International Conferences / Workshops Papers

    1. Fukuda, M., Huang, H.H., Ohta, N., Kuwabara, K.: Proposal of a Parameterized Atmosphere Generation Model in a Virtual Classroom, 5th International Conference on Human-Agent Interaction (HAI 2017), 5th International Conference on Human-Agent Interaction (HAI 2017), Bielefeld, Germany, October 17-20, 2017.
    2. Kimura, S., Huang, H.H., Zhang, Q., Okada, S., Ohta, N., Kuwabara K.: Proposal of a Model to Determine the Attention Target for an Agent in Group Discussion with Non-verbal Features, 5th International Conference on Human-Agent Interaction (HAI 2017), Bielefeld, Germany, October 17-20, 2017.
    3. Zhang, Q., Huang, H.H., Kimura, S., Okada, S., Hayashi, Y., Takase, Y., Nakano, Y., Ohta, N., Kuwabara, K.: Toward a Supporting System of Communication Skill: The Influence of Functional Roles of Participants in Group Discussion, HCI International 2017, Vancouver, Canada, July 9-14, 2017.
    4. Ghourou, D., Kurita, D., Kuwabara, K., Huang, H.H.: International Business Matching using Word Embedding, 9th Asian Conference on Intelligent Information and Database Systems (ACIIDS 2017), Kanazawa, Japan, April 3-5, 2017.
    5. Iwamae, T., Kuwabara, K., Huang, H.H.: Toward Gamified Knowledge Contents Refinement : Case Study of a Conversation Partner Agent, 9th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART 2017), Porto, Portugal, February 24-26, 2017.
    6. Okada, S., Ohtake, Y., Nakano, Y., Hayashi, Y., Huang, H.H., Takase, Y., and Nitta, K.: Estimating Communication Skills using Dialogue Acts and Nonverbal Features in Multiple Discussion Datasets, 18th ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction (ICMI 2016), Tokyo, Japan, November 12-16, 2016.
    7. Fukuda, M., Huang, H.H., Kanno, T., Ohta, N., Kuwabara, K.: Development of a Simulated Environment for the Recruiting Examination and Training of High School Teachers, 4th International Conference on Human-Agent Interaction (HAI 2016), Singapore, October 4-7, 2016.
    8. Fukuda, M., Huang, H.H., Ohta, N., Kuwabara, K.: Composing the Atmosphere of a Virtual Classroom with a Group of Student Agents, 16th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2016), Los Angeles, USA, September 20-23, 2016.
    9. Huang, H.H., Ida, Y., Yamaguchi, K., Kawagoe, K.: Development of a Virtual Classroom for High School Teacher Training, 16th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2016), Los Angeles, USA, September 20-23, 2016.
    10. Kuwabara, K., Iwamae, T., Wada, Y.,  Huang, H.H., Takenaka, K.: Toward a Conversation Partner Agent for People with Aphasia: Assisting Word Retrieval, 8th International KES Conference on Intelligent Decision Technologies (KES-IDT 2016), Tenerife, Spain, June 15-17, 2016.
    11. Kurita, D., Roengsamut, B., Kuwabara, K., Huang, H.H.: Knowledge Base Refinement with Gamified Crowdsourcing, 8th Asian Conference on Intelligent Information and Database Systems (ACIIDS 2016), 10 pages, Da Nang, Vietnam, Mar. 14-16, 2016.
    12. Huang, H.H., Otogi, S., Hotta, R., Kawagoe, K.: Toward a Guide Agent who Actively Intervene Inter-user Conversation - Timing Definition and Trial of Automatic Detection using Low-level Nonverbal Features, 8th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART 2016), Rome, Italy, Feb. 24-26, 2016.
    13. Huang, H.H., Konishi, N., Shibusawa, S., and Kawagoe K.: Can a Virtual Listener Replace a Human Listener in Active Listening Conversation? 1st Joint Workshop on Emotion Representations and Moeling for Companion Systems (ERM4CT 2015), 17th International Conference on Multimodal Interaction (ICMI 2015), pp33-39, Seattle, USA, Nov. 13, 2015.
    14. Roengsamut, B., Huang, H.H., Kuwabara, K.: Toward Gamification of Knowledge Base Construction, 2015 IEEE International Symposium on Innovations in Intelligent Systems and  Applications (INISTA 2015), 6 pages, Madrid, Spain, Sep. 2-4, 2015.
    15. Huang, H.H., Kubushiro, K., Shibusawa, S., Kawagoe K.: Exploring the Potetiality to Estimate Speaker's Attitude by Low-level Features in Active Listening Conversation, Virtual Health Agents Workshop of the 15th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2015), 11 pages, Delft, the Netherlands, Aug. 25, 2015.
    16. Wakita, Y., Oku, K., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: A Fashion-Brand Recommender System Using Brand Association Rules and Features, 4th International Congress on Advanced Applied Informatics (AAI), pp719-720, Okayama, Japan, Jul. 12-16, 2015.
    17. Fang, Y., Sugano, K., Oku, K., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Searching Human Actions based on a Multidimensional Time Series Similarity Calculation Method, 14th IEEE/ACIS International Conference on Computer and Information Science 2015, pp235-240, Las Vegas, USA, Jun. 28-Jul. 1, 2015.
    18. Zuo, Z., K., Oku, K., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: The Evaluation of a Similarity Search Method for Human Behavior (Extended LDSD) based on Surgery Data and The Application Development, 14th IEEE/ACIS International Conference on Computer and Information Science 2015, pp241-246, Las Vegas, USA, Jun. 28-Jul. 1, 2015.
    19. Yamamoto, T., K., Oku, K., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: SQUED: A Novel Crowd-sourced System for Detection and Localization of Unexpected Events from Smartphone-Sensor Data, 14th IEEE/ACIS International Conference on Computer and Information Science 2015, pp383-386, Las Vegas, USA, Jun. 28-Jul. 1, 2015.
    20. Miyawaki, K., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Development of a Region-Of-Uninterest (ROU) Detection System for Multimedia Applications, IMECS2015, IAENG International Conference on Computer Science (ICCS), pp178-183, Hong Kong, Mar. 18-20, 2015.
    21. Matsuno, Y., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: A Graphical User Identifier Suggestion Function Scheme Using Sketching for Mobile Web-Services, IMECS2015, IAENG International Conference on Computer Science (ICCS), pp378-381, Hong Kong, Mar. 18-20, 2015.
    22. Furuya, M.,  Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Evaluation of Music Classification Method based on Lyrics of English Songs, IMECS2015, IAENG International Conference on Computer Science (ICCS), pp134-137, Hong Kong, Mar. 18-20, 2015.
    23. Tani, T., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Sports Play Visualization System for American Football, IMECS2015, IAENG International Conference on Computer Science (ICCS), pp161-166, Hong Kong, Mar. 18-20, 2015.
    24. Fang, Y., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Modified A-LTK: Improvement of a Multi-dimensional Time Series Classification Method, IMECS2015, IAENG International Conference on Computer Science (ICCS), pp212-216, Hong Kong, Mar. 18-20, 2015.
    25. Zuo, Z., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Evaluation of a Similarity Search Method for Human Behaviors (Extended LDSD), IMECS2015, IAENG International Conference on Computer Science (ICCS), pp96-101, Hong Kong, Mar. 18-20, 2015.
    26. Fang, Y., Huy, D.X., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Multi-dimensional Time Series Approximation Using Local Features at Thinned-out Keypoints, 7th International Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology (ICCSIT 2014), 11 pages, Barcelona, Spain, Dec. 22-24, 2014.
    27. Nihei, F., Nakano, Y., Hayashi, Y., Huang, H.H., Okada, S.: Predicting Influential Statements in Group Discussions using Speech and Head Motion Information, 16th ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction (ICMI 2014), pp136-143, Istanbul, Turkey, Nov. 12-16, 2014.
    28. Juba, Y., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Security Control System Enabling to Keep an Intra-LAN in a Secure State Using Security-and-Performance Ratio Control Policies, 21st ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS 2014), Poster session, pp1442-1444, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA, Nov. 3-7, 2014.
    29. Otogi, S., Huang, H.H., Hotta, R., and Kawagoe, K.: Analysis of personality traits for intervention scene detection in multi-user conversation, 2nd International Conference on Human-Agent Interaction, pp237-240, Tsukuba, Japan, Oct. 29-31, 2014.
    30. Matsuno, Y., Fang, Y., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: GUIDES: A Graphical User Identifier Scheme Using Skeching for Mobile Web-Services, MobileHCI 2014, pp471-476, Toronto, Canada, Sep. 23-26, 2014.
    31. Tsuji, Y., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Extracting Topic Description Terms In Topic Models, 4th Postgraduate Consortium International Workshop on Innovations in Information and Communication Science and Technology (IICST 2014), 4 pages, Warsaw, Poland, Sep. 3-5, 2014.
    32. Tani, T., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Sports Play Visualization System Using Trajectory Mining Method, 4th Postgraduate Consortium International Workshop on Innovations in Information and Communication Science and Technology (IICST 2014), 5 pages, Warsaw, Poland, Sep. 3-5, 2014.
    33. Zuo, Z., Huang, H.H., and Kawagoe, K.: Similarity Search of Human Behavior Processes Using Extended Linked Data Semantic Distance 4th DEXA Workshop on Information Systems for Situation Awareness and Situation Management (ISSASiM 2014), pp178-182, Munich, Germany, Sep. 1-5, 2014.
    34. Miyawaki, K., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: ROU (Region of Uninterest) and its Applications for Geographical Maps and Images, 2014 IIAI 3rd International Conference on Advanced Applied Informatics (IIAIAAI 2014), pp837-842, Kitakyushu, Japan, Aug. 31-Sep. 4, 2014.
    35. Huang, H.H., Konishi, N., Shibusawa, S. and Kawagoe K.: Exploring the Difference of the Impression on Human and Agent Listeners in Active Listening Dialog, the 14th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2014), Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 8637, pp186-189, Boston, United States, Aug. 27-29, 2014.
    36. Huy, D.X., Huang, H.H., and Kawagoe, K.: Evaluating Textual Approximation to Classify Moving Object Trajectories, 4th International Conference on Innovative Computing Technology (INTECH 2014), pp65-70, Luton, UK, Aug. 13-15, 2014.
    37. Furuya, M., Huang, H.H., and Kawagoe, K.: Music Classification Method based on Lyrics for Music Therapy Support, 18th International Database Engineering & Applications Symposium (IDEAS 2014), Poster Session, pp382-383, Porto, Portugal, Jul. 7-9, 2014.
    38. Huy, D.X., Huang, H.H., and Kawagoe, K.: 2DTAX, A Framework for Clustering Two-dimensional Trajectories Data, 9th International Conference on Information Technology and Applications (ICITA 2014), 6 pages, Sydney, Australia, Jul. 1-4, 2014.
    39. Hotta, R., Huang, H.H., Shochi Otogi, and Kawagoe, K.: Detecting Address Estimation Errors from Users’Reactions in Multi-user Agent Conversation, HCI International Conference (HCII 2014), Vol. 2, pp245-253, Crete, Greece, Jun. 22-27, 2014.
    40. Takeda, Y., Huang, H.H., and Kawagoe, K.: Toward a Companion Agent for the Elderly – the Methods to Estimate At-home and Outside-home Daily Life Activities of the Elderly who Live Alone, HCI International Conference (HCII 2014), Vol. 6, pp395-402, Crete, Greece, Jun. 22-27, 2014.
    41. Huang, H.H., Takeda, Y., and Kawagoe, K.: A Framework of an Always-with Companion Agent for the Isolated Elderly, 9th World Conference of Gerontechnology (ISG 2014), pp212, Taipei, Taiwan, Jun. 18-21, 2014.
    42. Zuo, Z., Huang, H.H., and Kawagoe, K.: MLPM: A Multi-Layered Process Model Toward Complete Descriptions of People's Behaviors, 6th International Conference on Information, Process and Knowledgement (eKNOW 2014), pp167-170, Barcelona, Spain, Mar. 23-27, 2014.
    43. Sakon, Y., Huang, H.H., and Kawagoe, K.: E-walknavi: Walk Route Navigation System For Fitness Walkers Using Calorie Consumption Prediction, Design, Analysis and Tools for Integrated Circuits and Systems Workshop, International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists (DATICS-IMECS 2014), Vol. II, pp854-859, Hong Kong, Mar. 12-14, 2014.
    44. Huy, D.X., Huang, H.H., and Kawagoe, K.: Classification of Multi-Dimensional Trajectories using Textual Approximation, 3rd International Conference on Information Computer Application (ICICA 2014), pp21-26, Barcelona, Spain, Feb. 20-21, 2014.
    45. Otogi, S., Huang, H.H., Hotta, R., and Kawagoe, K.: Finding the Timings for a Guide Agent to Intervene Inter-user Conversation in Considering Their Gaze Behaviors, 6th Workshop on Eye Gaze in Intelligent Human Machine Interaction, 15th ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction (ICMI 2013), pp19-24, Sydney, Australia, Dec. 13, 2013.
    46. Nakano, Y., Baba, N.,  Huang, H.H., and Hayashi, Y.: Implementation and Evaluation of Multimodal Addressee Identification,  Mechanism for Multiparty Conversation Systems, 15th ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction (ICMI 2013), pp35-42, Sydney, Australia, Dec. 9-13, 2013.
    47. Ito, K.,  Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Detection of Most Popular Routes and Effective Time Segments using Trajectory Distributions, IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM 2013), pp530-531, Anaheim, USA, Dec. 9-11, 2013.
    48. Nakamura, H., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Detecting Musical Genre Borders for Multi-label Genre Classification, IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM 2013), pp532-533, Anaheim, USA, Dec. 9-11, 2013.
    49. Nguyen, X.C., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Graphical Password using Object-based Image Ranking, 20th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS 2013), pp1371-1374, Berlin, Germany, Nov. 4-8, 2013.
    50. Juba, Y., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Dynamic Isolation of Network Devices Using OpenFlow for Keeping LAN Secure from Intra-LAN Attack, the 17th International Conference on Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems (KES 2013), pp810-819, Kitakyushu, Japan, Sep. 9-12, 2013.
    51. Tsuji, Y., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Extending Distributed Online Machine Learning Framework for Streaming Video Analysis, 1st ACIS International Symposium on Computers & Information Technology (SCIT 2013), pp279-283, Matsue,  Japan, Aug. 31-Sep.  4,  2013.
    52. Otogi, S., Huang, H.H., Hotta, R., and Kawagoe, K.: Finding the Timings for a Guide Agent to Intervene User-user Conversation to Provide Information Actively, the 13th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2013), Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 8108, pp482-483, Edinburgh, UK, Aug. 29-31, 2013.
    53. Hayashi, Y., Kryssanov, V., and Huang, H.H.: Influence of pedagogical agents' and learners' social status on an online tutoring task: Investigation on affective states, 1st International Conference on Human-Agent Interaction (iHAI 2013), I-3-2, 7 pages, Sapporo, Japan, Aug. 7-9, 2013.
    54. Huang, H.H., Shibusawa, S., Hayashi, Y., and Kawagoe, K.: Toward a Virtual Companion for the Elderly: an Investigation on the Interaction between the Attitude and Mood of the Participants during Active Listening, 1st International Conference on Human-Agent Interaction (iHAI 2013), I-1-2, 7 pages, Sapporo, Japan, Aug. 7-9, 2013.
    55. Sakon, Y., Huang, H.H., and Kawagoe, K.: Walk Route Recommendation for Fitness Walkers using Calorie Consumption Prediction, International Conference on Smart Health (ICSH 2013), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 8040, pp122-133, Beijin, China, Aug. 3-4, 2013.
    56. Shibusawa, S., Huang, H.H., Hayashi, Y., Kawagoe, K.: Toward a Virtual Companion for the Elderly: Exploring the Behaviors that Potentially Achieve Rapport in Human Communication, 15th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI 2013), Vol. 20, pp147-156, Las Vegas, USA, Jul. 21-26, 2013.
    57. Morita, Y., Huang, H.H., and Kawagoe, K.: Towards Music Information Retrieval Driven by EEG Signals: Architecture and Preliminary Experiments, 12th IEEE/ACIS International Conferences on Computer and Information Science (ICIS 2013), pp213-217, Niigata, Japan, Jun. 16-20, 2013.
    58. Kimura, K., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Photo-taking Point Recommendation with Nested Clustering, IEEE Symposium on Multimedia (ISM 2012), pp65-68, Irvine, USA, Dec. 10-12, 2012.
    59. Kimura, K., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Analysis on Learners' Gaze Patterns and the Instructor's Reactions in Ballroom Dance Tutoring, 4th Workshop on Eye Gaze in Intelligent Human Machine Interaction: Eye Gaze and Multimodality, 14th ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction (ICMI 2012), 6 pages, Santa Monica, USA, Oct. 26, 2012.
    60. Baba, N.,  Huang, H.H., Nakano, Y.: Addressee Identification for Human-Human-Agent Multiparty Conversations in Different Proxemics, 4th Workshop on Eye Gaze in Intelligent Human Machine Interaction: Eye Gaze and Multimodality, 14th ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction (ICMI 2012), 6 pages, Santa Monica, USA, Oct. 26, 2012.
    61. Kamura, K., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Determination of Topic Description Terms in Topic Models, IADIS International Conference on WWW/Internet 2012 (ICWI 2012), pp468-472, Madrid, Spain, Oct. 18-21, 2012.
    62. Osaka, K., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Searching and Ranking Researchers by Keywords based on Author and Paper Matrix Rank, the 2nd International Conference on Innovative Computing Technology (INTECH 2012), pp340-345, Casabranca, Morocco, Sep. 18-22, 2012.
    63. Kitaya, K., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Music Curator Recommendations Using Linked Data, the 2nd International Conference on Innovative Computing Technology (INTECH 2012), pp337-339, Casabranca, Morocco, Sep. 18-22, 2012.
    64. Huang, H.H., Uejo, M., Seki, Y., Lee, J.H., Kawagoe, K.: Realizing Real-time Feedbacks on Learners’ Practice for a Virtual Ballroom Dance Instructor, Workshop on Real-time Conversations with Virtual Agents (RCVA), the 12th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2012), pp59-66, Santa Cruz, USA, Sep. 15, 2012.
    65. Huang, H.H., Seki, Y., Uejo, M., Lee, J.H., Kawagoe, K.: Modeling the Multi-modal Behaviors of a Virtual Instructor in Tutoring Ballroom Dance, the 12th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2012), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 7502, pp489-451, Sanata Cruz, USA, Sep. 12-14, 2012.
    66. Maruf, A., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Multimedia Trajectory Similarity Search using Textual Approximation, 2nd Postgraduate Consortium International Workshop on Innovation in Information and Communication Science and Technology (IICST 2012), pp67-74, Tomsk, Russia, Sep. 10-13, 2012. [Best Paper Award]
    67. Sakon, Y., Huang, H.H., and Kawagoe, K.: Consuming Calorie Prediction using Time Series Acquired from Walking Exercise, 2nd Postgraduate Consortium International Workshop on Innovation in Information and Communication Science and Technology (IICST 2012), pp21-31, Tomsk, Russia, Sep. 10-13, 2012.
    68. Matsushita, H., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Assisting Memory Recall of the Individuals who have Mild Dementia with Portable Logging Devices, the 10th Asia Pacific Conference on Computer Human Interaction (APCHI 2012), pp637-638, Matsue, Japan, Aug. 28-31, 2012.
    69. Uejo, M., Huang, H.H., Seki, Y., Lee, J.H., Kawagoe, K.: Measuring User Performance in the Interaction with a Virtual Ballroom Dance Instructor, in Proceedings of the 10th Asia Pacific Conference on Computer Human Interaction (APCHI 2012), vol.2, pp571-576, Matsue, Japan, Aug. 28-31, 2012.
    70. Kawagoe, K., Maruf, A., Huang, H.H.,: Generic Textual Approximation of Temporal Multi Media, the 4th International Conference on Emerging Databases (EDB 2012), pp92-100, Seoul, Korea, Aug. 23-25, 2012.
    71. Huang, H.H., Hiroki, M., Kawagoe, K., Sakai, Y., Nonaka, Y., Nakano, Y., and Yasuda, K.: Toward a Memory Assistant Companion for the Individuals with Mild Memory Impairment, 11th IEEE International Conference on Cognitive Informatics & Cognitive Computing (ICCI*CC 2012), pp295-299, Kyoto, Japan, Aug. 22-24, 2012.
    72. Maruf, A., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Time Series Classification Method Based on Longest Common Subsequence and Textual Approximation, 7th International Conference on Digital Information Management (ICDIM 2012), pp130-137, Macau, Aug. 22-24, 2012. [Best Paper Award]
    73. Kawagoe, K., Sakaguchi, S., Sakon, S., and Huang, H.H.: Tag Association Based Graphical Password  Using Image Feature Matching, the 17th International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA 2012), Part II, LNCS 7239, pp. 282-286, Busan, Korea, Apr. 15-18, 2012.
    74. Yokotani, T., Huang, H.H., and Kawagoe, K.: Predicting Online Auction Final Prices Using Time Series Splitting and Clustering, the 14th Asia-Pacific Web Conference (APWeb 2012), pp207-218, Kunming, China, Apr. 11-13, 2012.
    75. Yokotani, T., Huang, H.H., and Kawagoe, K.: Estimation of Online Auction Final Prices  based on Time Series Clustering, 2012 International Conference on e-Commerce, e-Administration, e-Society, e-Education, and e-Technology (e-CASE & e-Tech 2012), pp1551-1558, Hong Kong, Mar. 30–Apr. 1, 2012.
    76. Yamamoto, M., Huang, H.H., and Kawagoe, K.: Recommendation of Child Care Blogs Using Multi-dimensional Sequence Similarity Search, 6th International Conference on Computer Sciences and Convergence Information Technology (ICCIT 2011), pp266-271, Jeju Island, Korea, Nov.29-Dec.1, 2011.
    77. Huang, H.H., Baba, N., Nakano, Y.: Making Virtual Conversational Agent Aware of the Addressee of Users' Utterances in Multi-user Conversation from Nonverbal Information, 13th ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction (ICMI 2011), pp401-408, Alicante, Spain, Nov. 14-18, 2011.
    78. Baba, N.,  Huang, H.H., Nakano, Y.: Identifying Utterances Addressed to an Agent in Multiparty Human–Agent Conversations, the 11th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2011), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 6895, pp255-261, Reykjavik, Iceland, Sep. 15-17, 2011.
    79. Hayashi, Y., Huang, H.H., Kryssanov, V., Urao, A., Miwa, K., Ogawa, H.: Source Orientation in Communication with a Conversational Agent, the 11th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2011), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 6895, pp451-452, Reykjavik, Iceland, Sep. 15-17, 2011.
    80. Uejo, M., Huang, H.H., Lee, J.H., Kawagoe, K.: Toward a Conversational Virtual Instructor of Ballroom Dance, the 11th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2011), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 6895, pp477-478, Reykjavik, Iceland, Sep. 15-17, 2011.
    81. Sakaguchi, S., Huang, H.H., Kawagoe, K.: Tag Association Graphical Password with Image SearchWeb Services, The 2011 International Conference on Emerging Databases (EDB 2011), pp152-163, Incheon, Korea, Aug. 25-27, 2011.
    82. Huang, H.H., Takeda, S., Fukuhara, Y., Baba, N., Shibasaki, Y., Nakano, Y., Nishida, T.: An Empirical Study of Multiparty Conversations with a Virtual Agent in Wizard-of-Oz Setting, the 10th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2010), pp24-25, Philadelpha, USA, Sep. 20-22, 2010.
    83. Huang, H.H., Takeda, S., Ono, M., Nakano, Y., Pandzic, I., Nishida, T.: Toward a Proactive Information Providing Agent in Multi-user Collaborative Decision-making Conversation, International Workshop on Interacting with ECAs as Virtual Characters, 9th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS 2010), pp46-52, Toronto, Canada, May 10, 2010.
    84. Huang, H.H., Furukawa, T., Ohashi, H., Cerekovic, A., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., Nishida, T.: How Multiple Current Users React to a Quiz Agent Attentive to the Dynamics of Their Participation, 9th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS 2010), pp1281-1288, Toronto, Canada, May 10-14, 2010.
    85. Cerekovic, A., Huang, H.H., Furukawa, T., Yamaoka, Y., Pandzic, I., Nishida, T., Nakano Y.: Implementing a Multiuser Tour Guide system with an Embodied Conversational Agent, International Conference on Active Media Technology (AMT 2009), pp7-18, pp7-18, Beijin, China, Oct. 22-24, 2009.
    86. Huang, H.H., Cerekovic, A., Furukawa, T., Yamaoka, Y., Ohashi, H., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., Nishida, T.: The Lessons Learned in Developing Multi-user Attentive Quiz Agents, 9th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2009), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 5773, pp166-173, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Sep. 14-16, 2009.
    87. Huang, H.H., Kubota, H., Y., Nishida, T.: Toward the Knowledge Circulation between Institutions and Public Audiences with Virtual Agents, the 22nd International Conference on Industrial, Engineering & Other Applications of Applied Intelligent Systems (IEA-AIE 2009), Opportunities and Challenges for Next-Generation Applied Intelligence, pp219-224, Springer Press, Jun. 24-27, Tainan, Taiwan, 2009.
    88. Hacker, B.A., Wankerl, T., Kiselev, A., Huang, H.H., Merckel, L., Okada, S., Schlichter, J., Abdikeev, N., Nishida, T.: Incorporating Intentional and Emotional Behaviors into a Virtual Human for Better Customer-Engineer-Interaction, 10th IEEE International Conference on Telecommunications (ConTEL 2009), pp163-170, Zagreb, Croatia, Jun. 8-10, 2009.
    89. Huang, H.H., Cerekovic, A., Furukawa, T., Yamaoka, Y., Ohashi, H., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., Nishida, T., Communicating with Multiple Users for Embodied Conversational Agents, 10th IEEE International Conference on Telecommunications (ConTEL 2009), LNCS 5820, pp155-162, Springer Press, Zagreb, Croatia, Jun. 8-10, 2009.
    90. Huang, H.H., Furukawa, T., Ohashi, H., Ohmoto, Y., Nishida, T.: Toward a Virtual Quiz Agent who Interacts with User Groups, the 7th International Workshop on Social Intelligence Design (SID 2008), 8 pages, Puerto Rico, Dec. 3-5, 2008. (PDF)
    91. Cerekovic, A., Huang, H.H., Furukawa, T., Yamaoka, Y., Pandzic, I., Nishida, T., and Nakano, Y.: Implementing a Multiparty Support in a Tour Guide system with an Embodied Conversational Agent (ECA), International eNTERFACE'08 Summer Workshop, pp5-13, Orsay, France, Aug. 4-29, 2008.
    92. Huang, H.H., Cerekovic, A., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., and Nishida, T.: The Design of a Generic Framework for Integrating ECA Components, 7th International Conference of Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS 2008), Estoril, Portugal, pp128-135, May, 2008.
    93. Rehm, M., Gruneberg, F., Nakano, Y., Lipi, A. A., Yamaoka, Y., Huang, H.H.: Creating a Standardized Corpus of Multimodal Interactions for Enculturating Conversational Interfaces, Workshop on Enculturating Conversational Interfaces by Socio-cultural Aspects of Communication, 2008 ACM International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI 2008), 8 pages, Canary Islands, Spain, Jan. 2008.
    94. Huang, H.H., Cerekovic, A., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., and Nishida, T.: Toward a Culture Adaptive Conversational Agent with a Modularized Approach, Workshop on Enculturating Conversational Interfaces by Socio-cultural Aspects of Communication, 2008 ACM International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI 2008), 8 pages, Canary Islands, Spain, Jan. 2008. (PDF)
    95. Huang, H.H., Cerekovic, A., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., and Nishida, T.: Scripting Human-Agent Interactions in a Generic ECA Framework, the proceedings of 27th BCS SGAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (BCS-SGAI AI 2007), pp103-115, Applications and Innovations in Intelligent Systems XV, Springer London, Cambridge, England, Dec. 2007.
    96. Huang, H.H., Inoue, T., Cerekovic, A., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., and Nishida, T.: A Quiz Game Console Based on a Generic Embodied Conversational Agent Framework, 7th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2007), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 4772, pp383-384, Paris, France, Sep. 2007.
    97. Huang, H.H., Cerekovic, A., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., and Nishida, T.: A Script Driven Multimodal Embodied Conversational Agent Based on a Generic Framework, 7th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2007), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 4772, pp381-382, Paris, France, Sep. 2007.
    98. Cerekovic, A., Huang, H.H., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., and Nishida, T.: Towards a Multicultural ECA Tour Guide System, 7th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2007), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 4772, pp364-365, Paris, France, Sep. 2007.
    99. Rehm, M., Andre, E., Bee, N., Endrass, B., Wissner, M., Nakano, Y., Nishida T., Huang, H.H.: The CUBE-G approach - Coaching culgure-specific nonverbal behavior by virtual agents. Proceedings of the 38th Conference of the International Simulation and Gaming Association (ISAGA 2007), pp313-322, Nijmegen, New Zealand, Jul. 2007.
    100. Cerekovic, A., Huang, H.H., Zoric, G., Tarasenko, K., Levacic, V., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., and Nishida, T.: Towards an Embodied Conversational Agent Talking in Croatian, The 9th IEEE Intenational Conference on Telecommunications (ConTEL 2007), pp41-48, Zagreb, Croatia, Jun. 2007.
    101. Huang, H.H., Masuda, T., Cerekovic, A., Tarasenko, K., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., and Nishida, T.: Toward a Universal Platform for Integrating Embodied Conversational Agent Components, the Proceedings of 10th International Conference on Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems (KES 2006), Lecture Notes in Computer Science Vol. 4252, pp220-226,  Springer Berlin, Bournemouth, England, Oct. 2006.
    102. Huang, H.H.,  Cerekovic, A., Tarasenko, K., Levacic, V., Zoric, G., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., and Nishida, T.: An Agent Based Multicultural User Interface in a Customer Service Application, International eNTERFACE'06 Summer Workshop, pp1-10, Dubrovnik, Croatia, Jul. 17-Aug. 11, 2006.
    103. Okamoto, K., Nakano Y., Okamoto, M., Huang, H.H., and Nishida T.: Producing Camerawork in CG Movies Based on a Cognitive Shot Transition Model, the Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems (KES 2005), Lecture Notes in Computer Science Vol. 3683, pp848-854, Springer Berlin, Melbourne, Australia, Sep. 2005. (presenter)
    104. Huang, H.H., Sumi, Y., Nishida, T.: Galley: in Support of Human Memory, the Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems (KES 2004), Lecture Notes in Computer Science Vol. 3213, Part I pp357-363, Springer Berlin, Wellington, New Zealand, Sep. 2004.

      Book Chapters

      1. Ohashi, H., Huang, H.H., and Nishida, T.: Attentive Conversational Agent with Internal State Transition for Multiple Users, Modelling Machine Emotions for Realizing Intelligence, Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies(SIST), Vol. 1, Springer, pp133-155, May 2010.
      2. Rehm, M., Andre, E., Bee, N., Endrass, B., Wissner, M., Nakano, Y., Lipi, A. A., Nishida, T., Huang, H.H.: Creating Standardized Video Recordings of Multimodal Interactions across Cultures. Multimodal Corpora - From Models of Natural Interaction to Systems and Applications, LNCS Vol. 5509, Springer, pp138-159, Sep. 2009.

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