HRI-JP Next Generation Intelligent Communication and Social Interaction Research Alliance Laboratory (ICSI)
HRI-JP Next Generation Intelligent Communication and Social Interaction Research Alliance Laboratory(ICSI)
Our laboratory has been conducting researches mainly in Robot Audition and Environment Understanding since we started as Nakadai Laboratory in 2006.
In July 2017, we launched the next-generation AI robotics research alliance laboratory with Honda Research Institute Japan Co., Ltd. (HRI-JP), and to create a novel research field that integrates AI/machine learning, robotics, and signal/speech processing, in addition to our core research in robot audition and auditory scene analysis. In April 2021, we change the name of laboratory to the “next-generation Intelligent Communication and Social Interaction (ICSI) Research Alliance Laboratory” and start our research with a new look.
In addition to the core research topics such as robot audition, computational auditory scene analysis, and their integration with AI and robotics, we aim to build next-generation technologies applicable to intelligent communication and social interaction.
For the benefits of joint research laboratory, we have a system that enables students who have been assigned to this laboratory to proceed in their researches not only in this university but also in HRI-JP. We operate our laboratory in cooperation with Imura Laboratory and Hayakawa Laboratory.