Kazuhiro Kuwabara

Research Topics

Selected Publications

Networked Interaction Therapy (and Sensory Media)

Socialware (Community Computing)

Coordination Protocol and Negotiation

Market-based Approach

Distributed Constraint Satisfaction


Kazuhiro Kuwabara received B. Eng., M. Eng., and Dr. Eng. degrees from the University of Tokyo, in 1982, 1984, and 1997 respectively. In 1984, he joined Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Public Corporation (NTT), and was engaged in research and development on knowledge-based systems, multi-agent systems and socialware. He was a visiting researcher at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 1988-1989, and he was with ATR Intelligent Robotics and Communication Laboratories in 2003 - 2006. Currently he is a professor at Ritsumeikan University.

Contact Address

Kazuhiro Kuwabara
Department of Information and Communication Science
College of Information Science and Engineering
Ritsumeikan University
1-1-1 Noji Higashi, Kusatsu, Shiga 525-8577 Japan
e-mail: kuwabara _at_ is.ritsumei.ac.jp