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College of Image Arts and Sciences  /
Department of Image Arts and Sciences

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 Michael   LYONS  Professor

■Concurrent affiliation
Graduate School of Image Arts and Sciences
■Graduate school/University/other
12/1991  University of British Columbia (Vancouver, Canada)  Graduate School, Division of Physics  Doctoral course  Completed
10/1985  University of British Columbia (Vancouver, Canada)  Graduate School, Division of Physics  Master's course  Completed
05/1983  McGill University (Montreal, Canada)  Faculty of Science  Physics  Graduated
■Academic degrees
Doctor of Philosophy (05/1992 University of British Columbia)   Master of Science (11/1985 University of British Columbia)   Bachelor of Science, First Class Honours (05/1983 McGill University)  
■Career history
01/1992-12/1993  カリフォルニア工科大学計算神経システム講座特別研究員 [国外]
01/1994-12/1994  南カリフォルニア大学文学芸術理学部物理学講師 [国外]
05/1994-05/1995  南カリフォルニア大学神経情報行動科学プログラム研究員 [国外]
05/1995-08/1996  南カリフォルニア大学工学部コンピュータ科学学科助教授 [国外]
10/1996-03/2000  株式会社国際電気通信基礎技術研究人間情報処理研究所客員研究員
04/2000-03/2001  株式会社国際電気通信基礎技術研究所メディア情報通信研究所客員研究員
04/2001-03/2006  株式会社国際電気通信基礎技術研究所メディア情報科学研究所主任研究員
10/2003-03/2004  名古屋大学工学部 非常勤講師
10/2003-03/2006  株式会社国際電気通信基礎技術研究所メディア情報科学研究所上級研究員
10/2003-03/2007  株式会社国際電気通信基礎技術研究所知能ロボティクス研究所主任研究員
■Committee history
2005-  Only activities since 2005 are shown (PC = Program Committee)
04/2001-06/2013  Steering Committee NIME
2005-  PC NIME-05, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
2005-  PC Interactive Art Program, ACM Multimedia 2005, Singapore
2005-2006  Program Chair NIME-06, IRCAM, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
2005-2006  Organizer International Workshop on HCI and the Face, Montreal, Canada
2005-2006  PC International Workshop on Cognitive Prostheses and Assisted Communication, Sydney, Australia
2006-  PC 2nd IEEE Workshop on Vision for Human Computer Interaction, New York, NY, USA
2006-  PC Interactive Art Program, ACM Multimedia 2006, Santa Barbara, CA, USA
2006-2007  PC NIME-07, New York University, NY, USA
2006-2007  PC International Workshop on Video Processing and Recognition, Montreal,
2006-2007  PC International Computer Music Conference, Aalburg University, Copenhagen, Denmark
2007-  PC Interfaces Track, ACM Multimedia 2007, Augsberg, Germany
2007-  Program Committee 1st International Workshop, Tagging, Mining and Retrieval of Human-Related Activity Information, Nagoya
2007-2008  PC NIME-08, University of Genova, Italy
2007-2008  PC International Conference on Autonomic and Autonomous Systems, Gosier, Guadeloupe
2008-2009  PC NIME-09 Carnegie Mellon University, USA
2008-2009  PC International Computer Music Conference, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
2008-2009  PC International Conference on Autonomic and Autonomous Systems, Valencia, Spain
2009-  PC Interactive Arts Program, ACM Multimedia 2009, Beijing, China
2009-  Panel member, Dutch ICT Innovation Platform award (IIP)
2009-2010  PC International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME-10), Sydney, Australia
2010-  PC Interactive Arts Program, ACM Multimedia 2010, Florence, Italy
2010-2011  PC International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces, Stanford University, Palo Alto, USA
2010-2011  PC FG11 Face Expression Recognition Challenge, European Network of Excellence in Social Signal Processing
2010-2011  PC International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME-11), University of Oslo, Norway
2011-  Referee, Rutherford Discovery Fellowship, Royal Society of New Zealand
2011-2012  PC International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME-12), University of Michigan, USA
2012-  PC International Conference on Culture and Computing, Hangzhou, China
2012-  Referee, Faculty Promotion Committee, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
06/2013-  NIME  Advisory Board, International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression
06/2013-  DeSForM 2013  Program Committee, 8th International Conference on Design and Semantics of Form and Movement
09/2013-04/2014  ACM SIGCHI  Referee, ACM CHI 2014
11/2013-07/2014  NIME 2014  Meta-review Committee, International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression
07/2014-  MIT Press  Reviewer, Computer Music Journal
09/2014-04/2015  ACM SIGCHI  Referee, ACM CHI 2015
07/2015-04/2016  International Conference on Live Interfaces  Scientific Committee, 3rd International Conference on Live Interfaces
■Subject of research
New Interfaces for Audio-Visual Expression
Experimental Media
■Research summary
Audio-Visual Media & Human Computer Interaction

 =Research theme(1)=
We are exploring new ways to interact with information structures that rely on human gesture and emotion.
■Research keywords
Interactive Media, Image Processing, Pattern Recognition, Visual Perception of Art, HCI, Interface, NIME, Affect, Interaction, Experimental media, Video Art 
■Research activities   (Even top three results are displayed. In View details, all results for public presentation are displayed.)

Books
A NIME Reader: Fifteen Years of New Interfaces for Musical Expression  Jensenius, Alexander Refsum and Lyons, Michael J.  Springer  03/2017  978-3-319-47213-3
Lecture Notes in Computer Science (9299)  S. Fels and M. Lyons  Springer  642-643  08/2015  978-3-319-22722-1
Assistive Technologies and Computer Access for Motor Disabilities  Chamin Morikawa and Michael J. Lyons  IGI Global  pp. 180-205  08/2013  9781466644380
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Papers
NIMEhub: Toward a Repository for Sharing and Archiving Instrument Designs  Andrew P. McPherson, Edgar Berdahl, Michael J. Lyons, Alexander Refsum Jensenius, Ivica Ico Bukvic, and Arve Knudsen  Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression, Queensland Conservatorium, Griffith University  07/2016  2220-4806
Trends at NIME – Reflections on Editing “A NIME Reader”  Alexander Refsum Jensenius and Michael J. Lyons  Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression, Queensland Conservatorium, Griffith University  439--443  07/2016  2220-4806
Introduction to Creating Musical Interfaces  Michael J. Lyons and Sidney Fels  Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems  965-968  05/2016  978-1-4503-4082-3  10.1145/2851581.2856665
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Research presentations
A NIME Primer  International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression  05/15/2017
Optisonic Composition  Paratext No. 14  01/18/2017
Trends at NIME – Reflections on Editing “A NIME Reader”  16th International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression  07/14/2016
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Other research achievements
「"Hidden tree" the secret of Zen garden」  NewScientist  09/25/2002-09/25/2002
「Read My Lips!」  Asiaweek (magazine edition of Sept. 21, 2001)  09/21/2001-09/21/2001
「Mouth-based Music Control」  NewScientist  08/17/2001-08/17/2001
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Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI)
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Academic awards
Jiwar Creation & Society  Jiwar International Residency for Artists and Researchers in Urban Creativity  02/2017
Fundació AAVC Hangar  Convocatoria de Creación Sonora  09/2016
ATHICA Micromedia Fest 2016, Athens Institute of Contemporary Art  Best One-Minute-Or-Less Video  04/2016
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■Teaching experience   (Even top three results are displayed. In View details, all results for public presentation are displayed.)

Courses taught
2016  Image Media Technology  Lecture
2016  Digital Image Processing  Lecture
2016  Fundamentals of Digital Image Media  Lecture
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Teaching achievements
Organized a public event in central Kyoto for seminar students (映像文化演習) to show their creative work to the public.  07/2017-07/2017
Organized a public event in central Kyoto for seminar students (映像文化演習) to show their creative work to the public.  06/2016-06/2016
Organized a public event in central Kyoto for seminar students (映像文化演習) to show their creative work to the public.  06/2015-06/2015
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■Research keywords(on a multiple-choice system)
Cognitive Science
Perceptual information processing
Human interface and interaction
Intelligent Informatics
Kansei informatics
Design science
Music Technology