Shun-ichi Amari, Fellow - IEEE, IEICE


MIR Labs - Advisory Board member

Shun-ichi Amari, born in 1936 in Tokyo, is graduated from the Graduate School of the University of Tokyo in 1963, majoring in mathematical engineering. Associate professor at Kyusyu University, associate and full professor at the University of Tokyo, and now Professor-Emeritus at the University of Tokyo. He is the director of RIKEN Brain Science Institute. He served as the President of International Neural Network Society, Institute of Electronics , Information and Communication Engineers, a member of the Japanese Scientist Council, a founding Coeditor-in-Chief of Neural Networks and many others. He is a Fellow of IEEE and IEICE, winner of IEEE Emanuel A. Piore Award, IEEE Neural Networks Pioneer Award, Japan Academy Award, and C&C Award among many others.