Prof. Yutaka Yamamoto

Yutaka Yamamoto, Professor at the Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University, turns 60 on March 29, 2010.

This symposium is being held to honor his life-long contributions to systems theory, control theory, and signal processing, and in particular his pioneering contributions to infinite-dimensional systems, sampled-data control, and digital signal processing.

In addition to this symposium, a Festschrift will be published containing contributions by the invited speakers.


Conference Venue
The clock tower centennial hall, Kyoto University
Location: Yoshida Main Campus, Yoshida-Honmachi, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, 606-8501, JAPAN
GPS Coordinate: 35.026164,135.780825 (use google map or google earth)

AC power in Japan: 15A/100V ungrounded
AC power plug in Japan: unpolarized TYPE A, JIS C 8303, Class II (precise information is here, see also here)
Pictures around Kyoto University (conference venue)
Wireless LAN is available in the venue !

Temperature in Kyoto: 40 - 60 degrees Fahrenheit (4.5 - 15.5 degrees Celcius)
Weather: See Weather Forecast

Access to Kyoto University:
Official Access Map (Kyoto University)
How to reach kyoto from KIX (Kansai) Airport (by Yutaka Yamamoto)
How to Reach Kyoto From NRT (Narita – Tokyo Int’l) Airport (by Yutaka Yamamoto)
Other useful maps (by Yutaka Yamamoto)

Breakfast map around Kyoto University, Shirankaikan Annex, and Kyodai Kaikan.







Organizers

Yoshito Ohta (Kyoto University, General Chair)
Shinji Hara (University of Tokyo)
Jan Willems (K.U. Leuven)
Hisaya Fujioka (Kyoto University)

Invited Speakers

Brian Anderson (ANU, Canberra, Australia)
Thanos Antoulas (Rice University, Houston, USA)
Roger Brockett (Harvard University, USA)
Chris Byrnes (KTH, Stockholm)
Bruce Francis (University of Toronto, Canada)
Paul Fuhrmann (Ben Gurion University, Israel)
Hisaya Fujioka (Kyoto University, Japan)
Tryphon Georgiou (University of Minnesota, USA)
Shinji Hara (University of Tokyo, Japan)(organizer)
Uwe Helmke (Wurzburg University, Germany)
Joao Hespanha (University of California, Santa Barbara, USA)
Kentaro Hirata (Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan)
Hideaki Ishii (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Alberto Isidori (Rome University, Italy)
Kenji Kashima (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Tohru Katayama (Doshisya University, Japan)
Pramod Khargonekar (University of Florida, USA)
Hidenori Kimura (RIKEN, Japan)
Anders Lindquist (KTH, Sweden)
Clyde Martin (Texas Tech University, USA)
Stephen Morse (Yale University, USA)
Masaaki Nagahara (Kyoto University)
Yoshito Ohta (Kyoto University, Japan)(organizer)
Hitay Ozbay (Bilkent University, Turkey)
Giorgio Picci (Universita degli Studi di Padova, Italy)
Paolo Rapisarda (University of Southampton, UK)
Malcolm Smith (Cambridge University, UK)
Eduardo Sontag (Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA)
Toshiharu Sugie (Kyoto University, Japan)
Kenji Sugimoto (Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan)
Kiyotsugu Takaba (Kyoto University, Japan)
Allen Tannenbaum (Georgia Tech, USA)
Roberto Tempo (Polytechnico di Torino, Italy)
Harry Trentelman (University of Groningen, The Netherlands)
Mathukumalli Vidyasagar (University of Texas at Dallas, TX, USA)
Jan Willems (K.U. Leuven, Belgium) (organizer)