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Specially Appointed Professor, Kokichi SUGIHARA on WOWOW TV (on 13th February)


A Specially Appointed Professor of Organization for the Strategic Coordination of Research and Intellectual Property, Meiji University, Kokichi SUGIHARA appears on the TV program “Joy of Being Cheated-The world of wonderful Illusion- (ゆかいなダマされ方~素晴らしき錯視の世界~)” of WOWOW inc.


Date: Saturday, 13th February 2010
Time: 14:20 – 15:05
Program Name: “Joy of Being Cheated-The world of wonderful Illusion- (ゆかいなダマされ方~素晴らしき錯視の世界~)”
In this TV program, Professor SUGIHARA will introduce and explain about the Illusions in three-dimensions.


Profile of Professor Kokichi SUGIHARA:
Doctor of Engineering in Mathematical Engineering, the University of Tokyo.
Experienced as a researcher in Electrotechnical Laboratory (Tsukuba), an associate professor in Nagoya University, etc.
Since 2009, he has been Specially Appointed Professor of Organization for the Strategic Coordination of Research and Intellectual Property, and Deputy Director of Meiji Institute for Advanced Study of Mathematical Sciences (MIMS), Meiji University.
His main research theme is geometric and mathematical engineering.
He found the possibility to form solid objects from “Impossible Pictures” while inventing computer systems to comprehend the pictures and drawings. Since then, he has been involved with such three-dimensional objects.

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