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Masanori Suganuma

Tohoku University Assistant Professor

RIKEN AIP

Mail: suganuma(at)vision.is.tohoku.ac.jp

Degree

  • March 2013 Division of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Yokohama National University (Grade-skipping). (B.E.)
  • March 2015 Department of Information Media and Environment Sciences, Graduate School of Environment and Information Sciences, Yokohama National University. (M.E.)
  • September 2017 Department of Information Media and Environment Sciences, Graduate School of Environment and Information Sciences, Yokohama National University. (Ph.D.)
  • April 2015 - September 2017 Research Fellow (DC1) of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
  • October 2017 - RIKEN AIP
  • October 2018 - Tohoku University Assistant Professor

Research Interest

  • Image processing,Image recognition
  • Deep learning,Evolutionary computation

Publications

  • Masanori Suganuma, Mete Ozay, Takayuki Okatani: Exploiting the Potential of Standard Convolutional Autoencoders for Image Restoration by Evolutionary Search, The 35th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML 2018), Stockholm, Sweden, 10-15 July, 2018 [PDF] [arXiv] [code]
  • Masanori Suganuma, Shinichi Shirakawa, Tomoharu Nagao: A genetic programming approach to designing convolutional neural network architectures, Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2017), Berlin, Germany, 15-19 July, 2017 (Best Paper Award) [PDF] [arXiv] [code(PyTorch)] [code(chainer)]

Please see Publications for the other papers

Awards

  • Outstanding Award, The institute of electrical engineers of Japan
  • Best Paper Award, GECCO2017, July, 2017
  • Excellent Poster Award, STARC Forum 2015, November, 2015
  • Student Award, Yokohama National University (M.E.), March 2015
  • Student Award, The national convention of Information Processing Society of Japan, March 2013