Takuma Yagi (八木 拓真)

Takuma Yagi

This is Takuma Yagi(@t_Signull)'s personal webpage.
I am a second-year master student in the Department of Information and Communication Engineering, The University of Tokyo, advised by Prof. Yoichi Sato.
I got my bachelor degree in the Department of Computer Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology.
I'm especially interested in first-person vision (FPV) and action recognition from video.


Takuma Yagi (八木 拓真)
Birth date
August 4th, 1993

Resarch Interests

Computer Vision, Action Recognition, First-Person vision


2017 B. Eng, Department of Computer Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology
  Advisor: Prof. Koichi Shinoda
  Theme: Patch-based Human Action Recognition from Video via Disrciminative Feature Mining

Work Experience

Sep. 2018 - Dec. 2018, Microsoft Research Asia
Research Internship at Media Computing Group. Advisor: Dr. Xun Guo
Jun. 2017 - Mar. 2018, Dwango Artificial Intelligence Laboratory
Curriculum supervisor/lecturer at Neuro-Inspired COmputing To AI School (NICO2AI School)
Dec. 2015 - Jan. 2016, Datasection.Inc
Machine Learning Engineer
Mar. 2014 - Mar. 2015, Datasection.Inc
Java/Javascript Engineer

Awards and Grants

Apr. 2019 - Mar. 2022 (Expected) JSPS Research Fellowship for Young Scientists (JSPS DC1)
Jul. 2018 - Present Masason Foundation Associate Member
2018 The NEC C&C Foundations: Grants for Attendees at International Conference
Received a scholarship of 200,000 JPY travel grant for attending CVPR 2018
Apr. 2017 - Mar. 2018 Toyota/Dwango Scholarship for Advanced Artificial Intelligence Researcher
Receieved a scholarship of 100,000 JPY/month as a exellent graduate student who participates in advanced artificial intelligence study/research