Kengo SATO, Ph. D
Assistant Professor
Department of Biosciences and Informatics,
Keio University, Japan

E-mail: satoken [at]

Research Interests

  • Computational Biology, Bioinformatics
  • Sequence Analysis
  • Machine Learning, Pattern Recognition
  • Computational Linguistics, Natural Language Processing

Education and Job Experience

  • 2011.04-present: Assistant Professor, Keio University
  • 2006.04-2015.03: Visiting Researcher, Computational Biology Research Center, AIST
  • 2009.11-2011.03: Assistant Professor, University of Tokyo
  • 2006.04-2009.10: Research Scientist, Japan Biological Informatics Consortium
  • 2003.04-2006.03: Research Associate, Keio University
  • 2003.03: Ph.D. Computer Science, Keio University
  • 1997.03: M.Eng. Computer Science, Keio University
  • 1995.03: B.Sc. Mathematics, Keio University


  • Japanese Society for Bioinformatics
  • International Society for Computational Biology
  • Information Processing Society of Japan
  • The Molecular Biology Society of Japan
  • The RNA Society of Japan