Ritsumeikan University is one of the private leading universities of Japan. Ritsumeikan University BKC (Biwako-Kusatsu Campus) has integrated Science and Technology related colleges, and since 2004 it has had College of Information Science and Engineering, one of the biggest IT-related colleges of Japan. It has gathered talented professors in computer science, communication engineering, information media, robotics, artificial intelligence and brain science all through the world and engaged in several ambitious research projects as well as educational ones collaborating with foreign universities.
Role in the project
Sensing and real-time recognizing human flow in such urban areas like transportation station and shopping mall via hybrid method of various technologies.
Development of software tools for archiving, visualizing and analyzing human flow data.