Optical and Vision Sensing
(Core Technology Center, OMRON Corporation)

Research Staff

  • Prof. Masaki Suwa

    Prof.
    Masaki Suwa

  • Assoc.Prof. Yoshihisa Ijiri

    Assoc.Prof.
    Yoshihisa Ijiri

E-mail suwa [at] ari.ncl.omron.co.jp, yoshihisa_ijiri [at] omron.co.jp

Research Area

Vision sensing technology for factory automation, social systems and consumer products

Physics-based vision

3D sensing, vision-based 3D measurement/object detection, camera calibration

Computer vision

Object detection/recognition, character recognition, machine vision algorithms

Key Features

Students in our laboratory:

Extract research topics that are closely linked to product commercialization. Research topics are directly derived from customers' problems in each application field.

Frequently discuss ideas with company engineers.

Collaborate with overseas internship students.