Journal Papers (refereed, in English)

  1. Atsushi Nakazawa, Hiroaki Kato, Christian Nitschke, Toyoaki Nishida: Atsushi Nakazawa, Hiroaki Kato, Christian Nitschke, Toyoaki Nishida:Eye gaze tracking using corneal imaging and active illumination devices. Advanced Robotics 31(8): 413-427 (2017)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01691864.2016.1277552
  2. Divesh Lala, Toyoaki Nishida. A data-driven passing interaction model for embodied basketball agents, Journal of Intelligent Information Systems, J. Intell. Inf. Syst. 48(1): 27-60 (2017)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10844-015-0386-z
  3. Yasser Mohammad, Toyoaki Nishida. Exact multi-length scale and mean invariant motif discovery, Applied Intelligence, Volume 44, Issue 2, pp 322-339, March 2016
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10489-015-0684-8
  4. Hengjie Song, Yonghui Xu, Huaqing Min, Qingyao Wu, Wei Wei, Jianshu Weng, Xiaogang Han, Qiang Yang, Jialiang Shi, Jiaqian Gu, Chunyan Miao, Toyoaki Nishida:Individual Judgments Versus Consensus: Estimating Query-URL Relevance. TWEB 10(1): 3 (2016)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2834122
  5. Yasser Mohammad, Toyoaki Nishida (2015). Why Should We Imitate Robots? Effect of Back Imitationon Judgment of Imitative Skill. Int J of Soc Robotics, Volume 7, Issue 4, pp 497-512, 2015.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12369-015-0282-2
  6. Yasser Mohammad and Toyoaki Nishida, Learning interaction protocols by mimicking: Understanding and reproducing human interactive behavior, Pattern Recognition Letters, Volume 66, Issue C, pp. 62-70, 2015.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.patrec.2014.11.010
  7. Yasser Mohammad and Toyoaki Nishida, Shift Density Estimation based Approximately Recurring Motif Discovery, International Journal of Applied Intelligence, 42(1), pp: 112-134, Springer, 2015.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10489-014-0531-3
  8. Stuart Moran, Khaled Bachour,Toyoaki Nishida (2015). User perceptions of anthropomorphic robots as monitoring devices. AI & Soc (2015) 30:1–21.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00146-013-0515-6
  9. Lala, D., & Nishida, T. (2013). Modeling Agent Interactions using Common Ground Knowledge from a Joint Activity Theory Perspective. International Journal of Software Science and Computational Intelligence (IJSSCI), 5(4), 1-19. http://dx.doi.org/10.4018/ijssci.2013100101
  10. Moran, S.; Nishida, T.; Nakata, K., Comparing British and Japanese Perceptions of a Wearable Ubiquitous Monitoring Device, Technology and Society Magazine, IEEE , Vol.32, No.4, pp.45-49, 2013.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/MTS.2013.2286419
  11. Stuart Moran, Toyoaki Nishida and Keiichi Nakata. Perceptions of a Wearable Ubiquitous Monitoring Device, IEEE Technology and Society Magazine, Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 56-64, 2013.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/MTS.2013.2276672
  12. Ryo Ishii, Yukiko I. Nakano, Toyoaki Nishida: Gaze awareness in conversational agents: Estimating a user’s conversational engagement from eye gaze. TiiS 3(2): 11 (2013)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2499474.2499480
  13. Yoshimasa Ohmoto, Divesh Lala, Hiroyasu Saiga, Hiroki Ohashi, Shingo Mori, Kae Sakamoto, Kazumi Kinoshita, Toyoaki Nishida. (2013). Design of Immersive Environment for Social Interaction Based on Socio-Spatial Information and the Applications. J. Inf. Sci. Eng. 29(4), pp. 663-679.
    http://www.iis.sinica.edu.tw/page/jise/2013/201307_04.pdf
  14. Toyoaki Nishida: Towards Mutual Dependency between Empathy and Technology, 25th anniversary volume, AI & Society, Volume 28, Issue 3, pp 277-287, 2013.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00146-012-0403-5
  15. Toyoaki Nishida. Augmenting Conversational Environment, International Journal of Cognitive Informatics and Natural Intelligence, 6(4), 103-124, October-December 2012
    http://dx.doi.org/10.4018/jcini.2012100105
  16. Yasser F. O. Mohammad, Toyoaki Nishida: Fluid Imitation – Discovering What to Imitate? I. J. Social Robotics 4(4): 369-382 (2012)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12369-012-0153-z
  17. Mei-Tai Chu, Rajiv Khosla, Toyoaki Nishida: Communities of practice model driven knowledge management in multinational knowledge based enterprises, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, Volume 23, Issue 5, pp 1707-1720, October 2012
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10845-010-0472-6
  18. Yong Xu, Yoshimasa Ohmoto, Shogo Okada, Kazuhiro Ueda, Takanori Komatsu, Takeshi Okadome, Koji Kamei, Yasuyuki Sumi, Toyoaki Nishida: Formation conditions of mutual adaptation in human-agent collaborative interaction. Appl. Intell. 36(1): 208-228, 2012.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10489-010-0255-y
  19. Andrey Kiselev, Benjamin Alexander Hacker, Thomas Wankerl, Niyaz Abdikeev, Toyoaki Nishida: Toward incorporating emotions with rationality into a communicative virtual agent. AI Soc. 26(3): 275-289, 2011.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00146-010-0309-z
  20. Tomasz M. Rutkowski, Andrzej Cichocki, Danilo P. Mandic, Toyoaki Nishida: Emotional empathy transition patterns from human brain responses in interactive communication situations – Brain-computer and machine interactive interfacing approach. AI Soc. 26(3): 301-315, 2011.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00146-010-0310-6
  21. Toshiya Nakakura, Yasuyuki Sumi, Toyoaki Nishida: Neary: Conversational Field Detection Based on Situated Sound Similarity. IEICE Transactions 94-D(6): 1164-1172, 2011.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1587/transinf.E94.D.1164
  22. Yong Xu, Yoshimasa Ohmoto, Kazuhiro Ueda, Takanori Komatsu, Takeshi Okadome, Koji Kamei, Shogo Okada, Yasuyuki Sumi, Toyoaki Nishida: Active adaptation in human-agent collaborative interaction. J. Intell. Inf. Syst. 37(1): 23-38, August, 2011.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10844-010-0135-2
  23. Loic Merckel and Toyoaki Nishida: Multi-interfaces approach to situated knowledge management for complex instruments: first step toward industrial deployment, AI Soc. 25(2): 211-223 (2010)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00146-009-0247-9
  24. Shogo Okada, Yoichi Kobayashi, Satoshi Ishibashi and Toyoaki Nishida. Incremental learning of gestures for human–robot interaction, AI Soc. 25(2): 155-168 (2010).
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00146-009-0248-8
  25. Yasser F. O. Mohammad, Toyoaki Nishida: Using physiological signals to detect natural interactive behavior. Applied Intelligence 33(1): 79-92 (2010)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10489-010-0241-4
  26. Yasser F. O. Mohammad, Toyoaki Nishida: Controlling gaze with an embodied interactive control architecture. Applied Intelligence 32(2): 148-163 (2010)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10489-009-0180-0
  27. Hung-Hsuan Huang, Takuya Furukawa, Hiroki Ohashi, Toyoaki Nishida, Aleksandra Cerekovic, Igor S. Pandzic, Yukiko I. Nakano: Communicating with multiple users for embodied conversational agents in quiz game context. IJIIDS 4(6): 579-598 (2010)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJIIDS.2010.036896
  28. Loic Merckel and Toyoaki Nishida: User-friendly Texture Mapping Engine. Journal of the Institute of Image Information and Television Engineers (ITE). Volume 63, No. 12, pages 1838-1846, December 2009.
  29. Yasser Mohammad and Toyoaki Nishida, Constrained Motif Discovery in Time Series, New Generation Computing, 27(4), 319-346 (2009)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00354-009-0068-x
  30. Matthias Rehm, Yukiko I. Nakano, Elisabeth André, Toyoaki Nishida, Nikolaus Bee, Birgit Endraß, Michael Wissner, Afia Akhter Lipi, Hung-Hsuan Huang: From observation to simulation: generating culture-specific behavior for interactive systems. AI & Society 24(3): 267-280 (2009)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00146-009-0216-3
  31. Hung-Hsuan Huang, Aleksandra Cerekovic, Igor S. Pandzic, Yukiko I. Nakano, Toyoaki Nishida: Toward a multi-culture adaptive virtual tour guide agent with a modular approach. AI & Society 24(3): 225-235 (2009)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00146-009-0213-6
  32. Loic Merckel, Toyoaki Nishida: Enabling situated knowledge management for complex instruments by real-time reconstruction of surface coordinate system on a mobile device. AI & Society 24(1): 85-95 (2009)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00146-009-0200-y
  33. Yasser F. O. Mohammad, Toyoaki Nishida: Toward combining autonomy and interactivity for social robots. AI Soc. 24(1): 35-49 (2009)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00146-009-0196-3
  34. Yasser Mohammad and Toyoaki Nishida, Interactive Perception for amplification of intended behavior in complex noisy environment.  AI & Society 23(2): 167-186, 2009.
    http://springerlink.metapress.com/content/u31gp4124814l351/?p=f9656228488a4561ac6027ddde0d94ae&pi=2
  35. Y. Xu, K. Ueda, T. Komatsu, T. Okadome, T. Hattori, Y. Sumi and T. Nishida. WOZ experiments for understanding mutual adaptation, AI & Society 23(2): 201-212, 2009.
    http://springerlink.metapress.com/content/5jh0151757411u28/?p=f9656228488a4561ac6027ddde0d94ae&pi=4
  36. Yasser Mohammad and Toyoaki Nishida, Interaction between Untrained Users and a Miniature Robot in a Collaborative Navigation Controlled Experiment, International Journal of Information Acquisition, World Scientific, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp 291-307, December 2008.
    http://www.worldscinet.com/ijia/05/0504/S0219878908001727.html
  37. S.M.F.D Syed Mustapha, T. Nishida.  Analyzing Communicative Social Intelligence using Community of Practice Framework, Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology 4(11) pp. 1107-1117, 2008.
    http://www.jatit.org/volumes/research-papers/Vol4No11/12Vol4No11.pdf
  38. L. Merckel, T. Nishida: Accurate Object Recognition Using Orientation Sensor with Refinement on the Lie Group of Spatial Rigid Motions. IEICE Transactions 91-D(8): 2179-2188, 2008.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ietisy/e91-d.8.2179
  39. Huang, H.,  Cerekovic, A., Tarasenko, K., Levacic, V., Zoric, G., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., and Nishida, T.: Integrating Embodied Conversational Agent Components with a Generic Framework, International Journal of Multiagent and Grid Systems 4:371-386, 2008.
    http://iospress.metapress.com/content/h638444556151268/?p=089153d2b8fe4acf94e2128f83eee7a6&pi=3
  40. Huang, H.,  Cerekovic, A., Tarasenko, K., Levacic, V., Zoric, G., Pandzic, I., Nakano, Y., and Nishida, T.: An Agent Based Multicultural Tour Guide System with Nonverbal User Interface, the International  Journal on Multimodal User Interfaces 1(1):41-48, 2008.
    http://www.springerlink.com/content/7782713735001032/?p=c8ddb074c9b1430ba532514131922684&pi=4
  41. Toyoaki Nishida, “Conversational Informatics and Human-Centered Web Intelligence”, IEEE Intelligent Informatics Bulletin, Vol.8 No.1, pp. 19-28, 2007
    http://www.comp.hkbu.edu.hk/~cib/2007/Nov/iib_vol8no1_article2.pdf
  42. Ken Saito, Hidekazu Kubota, Yasuyuki Sumi, Toyoaki Nishida: Analysis of Conversation Quanta for Conversational Knowledge Circulation. J. UCS 13(2): 177-185 (2007)
    http://www.jucs.org/jucs_13_2/analysis_of_conversation_quanta
  43. Hidekazu Kubota, Satoshi Nomura, Yasuyuki Sumi, Toyoaki Nishida: Sustainable Memory System Using Global and Conical Spaces. J. UCS 13(2): 135-148 (2007)
    http://www.jucs.org/jucs_13_2/sustainable_memory_system_using
  44. Toyoaki Nishida.  Conversation quantisation for conversational knowledge process, Int. J. Computational Science and Engineering, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 134-144,  2007
    http://www.inderscience.com/info/inarticle.php?artid=15743
  45. Tomohiro Fukuhara, Toshihiro Murayama, Toyoaki Nishida: Analyzing concerns of people from Weblog articles. AI Soc. 22(2): 253-263 (2007)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00146-007-0124-3
  46. Yong Xu, Tatsuya Hiramatsu, Kateryna Tarasenko, Toyoaki Nishida, Yoshiyasu Ogasawara, Takashi Tajima, Makoto Hatakeyama, Masashi Okamoto, Yukiko I. Nakano: A two-layered approach to communicative artifacts. AI Soc. 22(2): 185-196 (2007)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00146-007-0131-4
  47. Toyoaki Nishida and Ryosuke Nishida. Socializing artifacts as a half mirror of the mind, AI & Society, Birthday issue volume 21.4: from judgement to calculation, Vol. 21, No. 4, pp. 549-566, 2007.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00146-007-0107-4
  48. Toyoaki Nishida, Kazunori Terada, Takashi Tajima, Makoto Hatakeyama, Yoshiyasu Ogasawara, Yasuyuki Sumi, Xu Yong, Yasser F. O. Mohammad, Kateryna Tarasenko, Taku Ohya, and Tatsuya Hiramatsu: Towards Robots as an Embodied Knowledge Medium, Invited Paper, Special Section on Human Communication II, IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems, Vol. E89-D, No. 6, pp. 1768-1780, June, 2006.
  49. Koji Yamashita, Hidekazu Kubota, and Toyoaki Nishida: Designing conversational agents: effect of conversational form on our comprehension, AI & Society, (2006) 20: 125–137.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00146-005-0011-8
  50. Yukiko I. Nakano, Toshiyasu Murayama, Masashi Okamoto, Daisuke Kawahara, Li Qing, Sadao Kurohashi, and Toyoaki Nishida. Cards-to-Presentation on the Web: Generating Multimedia Contents Featuring Animated Agents, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Vol. 29, pp. 83-104, 2006.
  51. Hung-Hsuan Huang., Yasuyuki Sumi, Toyoaki Nishida: Personal Image Repositories as Externalized Memory Spaces, International Journal of Knowledge-based and Intelligent Engineering Systems, Vol. 10, pp. 169-180, 2006.
  52. Masashi Okamoto, Yukiko I. Nakano, Kazunori Okamoto, Ken’ichi Matsumura and Toyoaki Nishida: Producing effective shot transitions in CG contents based on a cognitive model of User Involvement, IEICE Transactions of Information and Systems Special Issue of Life-like Agent and Its Communication, IEICE Trans. Inf. & Syst., Vol. E88-D, No. 11, pp. 2623-2532, 2005.
  53. Naohiro Matsumura, Asako Miura, Yasufumi Shibanai, Yukio Ohsawa and Toyoaki Nishida: The dynamism of 2channel, AI & Society, Volume 19, Number 1, pp. 84 – 92, 2005.
  54. Yukiko I. Nakano, Toshiyasu Murayama, and Toyoaki Nishida: Multimodal Story-based Communication: Integrating a Movie and a Conversational Agent, IEICE Transactions Information and Systems, Vol. E87-D, No. 6, pp. 1338-1346 (2004).
  55. Koji Yamashita, Tomohiro Fukuhara and Toyoaki Nishida. Evaluation of Public Opinion Channel at Children’s Camp, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF LEARNING, Vol. 10, pp. 2737-2748, 2003.
  56. T. Nishida.  Social Intelligence Design for Web Intelligence, Special Issue on Web Intelligence, IEEE Computer, Vol. 35, No. 11, pp. 37-41, November, 2002.
  57. Toyoaki Nishida: A Traveling Conversation Model for Dynamic Knowledge Interaction, Journal of Knowledge Management, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 124-134, 2002.
  58. Kaoru Sumi and Toyoaki Nishida. Telme: A Personalized, Context-Aware Communication Support System, IEEE Intelligent Systems, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 21-27, 2001.
  59. Takashi Hirata, Harumi Murakami, and Toyoaki Nishida. Supporting Community Knowledge Building Using Talking-Virtualized Egos Metaphor, International Journal of Knowledge-Based Intelligent Engineering Systems, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp. 220-227, 2001.
  60. Kazunori Terada, Takayuki Nakamura, Hideaki Takeda, and Toyoaki Nishida. A cognitive robot architecture based on tactile and visual information. Advanced Robotics, 13(8):767–778, 2000.
  61. Toyoaki Nishida, Nobuhiko Fujihara, Shintaro Azechi, Kaoru Sumi, and Hiroyuki Yano: Public Opinion Channel for Communities in the Information Age, New Generation Computing”, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 417-427,1999
  62. H. Maeda, K. Koujitani and T. Nishida: Constructing Information Bases using Associative Structures, APPLIED INTELLIGENCE: The International Journal of Artificial Intelligence, Neural Networks, and Complex Problem-Solving Technologies, Vol.10, No.1, pp.85-99, 1999.
  63. Y. Nishibe, H. Waki, I. Morihara, F. Hattori, T. Ishida, T. Nishimura, H. Yamaki, T. Komura, N. Itoh, T. Gotoh, T. Nishida, H. Takeda, A. Sawada, H. Maeda, M. Kajihara, and H. Adachi: Mobile digital assistants for community support, AI Magazine, pp. 31-49, 1998.
  64. Harumi Maeda, Masao Kajihara, Hidekazu Adachi, Atsushi Sawada, Hideaki Takeda, and Toyoaki Nishida: Weak information structures for community information sharing, International Journal of Knowledge-Based Intelligent Engineering Systems, Vol. 1, No. 4, pp. 225-234, 1997.
  65. Qi Zhao and Toyoaki Nishida: Qualitative decomposition and recognition of spectral images. IEICE Trans. on Information and Systems, Vol. E79-D, No. 6, pp. 881-887, 1996.
  66. Hideaki Takeda, Kenji Iino, and Toyoaki Nishida: Agent organization and communication with multiple ontologies. International Journal of Cooperative Information Systems, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 321-337, December 1995.
  67. Qi Zhao and Toyoaki Nishida: Using qualitative hypotheses to identify inaccurate data. Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research, Vol. 3, 119-145, 1995
  68. Toyoaki Nishida. Grammatical description of behaviors of ordinary differential equations in two-dimensional phase space. Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 91, pp. 3-32, 1997.
  69. Toyoaki Nishida, Kenji Mizutani, and Shuji Doshita: Automated Analysis of Qualitative Behaviors of Piecewise Linear Ordinary Differential Equations, New Generation Computing, Vol. 11, pp. 159-177, 1993.
  70. Toyoaki Nishida: Towards Integration of Heterogeneous Knowledge for Highly Autonomous Analysis of Dynamical Systems — Preliminary Report from the PSX Project, Invited Paper, Journal of Information Processing, Vol. 15, No. 3, pp. 350-363, 1992.