AKIRA KATO

Keio Media Design
Professor

Areas of expertise: Computer Networks, Internet infra- structure Technologies, Internet Operation, Measurement Technologies

Graduated from the Tokyo National College of Technology, Department of Electronic Engineering and transferred to the Tokyo Institute of Technology, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. Involved in the design and implementation of the campus network at Keio University Shonan Fujisawa Campus, and worked as a Research Associate in the Faculty of Environmental Information. Subsequently worked as a Research Associate including
a six-month appointment as a visiting researcher at USC/ ISI and as an Associate Professor in the University of Tokyo Computer Centre (now “Information Technology Center”). He received his Ph.D. (Media and Governance) from Keio University in 2004.