Ibaraki University's
College of Engineering
Department of Computer and Information Sciences

顔写真
Professor

TONOOKA Hideyuki


Other affiliation / position

  1. Center for Information Technology Director
  2. Institute for Global Change Adaptation Science (ICAS) Concurrent researcher

Career

  1. Ibaraki University Department of Computer and Information Sciences, College of Engineering Research Associate 1994/04-2002/03
  2. Ibaraki University Information Processing Center Associate Professor 2002/04-2005/06
  3. Ibaraki University Center for Information Technology Associate Professor 2005/07/01-2009/03/31
  4. Ibaraki University Department of Computer and Information Sciences, College of Engineering Associate Professor 2009/04/01-2015/03/31
  5. Ibaraki University Department of Computer and Information Sciences, College of Engineering Professor 2015/04/01-Present

Academic background

  1. The University of Tokyo College of Engineering Department of Earth Resource Development Engineering 1992 Graduated
  2. Graduate School, The University of Tokyo Division of Engineering Major in Earth Resource Development Engineering Master course 1994 Completed

Academic degrees

  1. Doctor (Engineering) The University of Tokyo
  2. Master (Engineering) The University of Tokyo

Current state of research and teaching activities

[Research activities] His main research activities are in remote sensing and image processing. Since 1995, he has been a member of the Project Science Team for the Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection radiometer (ASTER) developed by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) of Japan as a part of NASA's Earth Observing System (EOS). He has also joined the International Science Study Group of NASA's HyspIRI Project since 2011, and JAXA's CIRC Project as a calibration scientist since 2013.

[Teaching activities] He has four classes (Fundamentals of Software, Information Network, Programming Practice III, and Image Processing) for Department of Computer and Information Sciences, College of Engineering. He has also two classes (Network and Web, and Intelligent Remote Sensing) for Major in Computer and Information Sciences, Graduate School of Science and Engineering. He is also supervising research for five undergraduates, and six master students in FY2017.

Research Areas

  1. Environmental dynamic analysis
  2. Perceptual information processing
  3. Measurement engineering
  4. Multimedia database

Research keywords

  1. Remote Sensing
  2. image processing
  3. Geographical Information System

Subject of research

  1. Satellite image processing system   1994-Present
  2. In-orbit calibration of satellite sensors   1998-Present
  3. Applications of satellite images   2000-Present

Research Projects (Competitive Research Funds)

  1. Development of water temperature database of small water bodies in Japan using satellite thermal infrared imagery Science research expense Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists(B) 2009/04/01-2013/03/31
  2. Accurate monitoring of Earth surface temperature using remote sensing - development of a method for simultaneous estimation of atmospheric and surface parameters Science research expense 1996/07/11-1997/01
  3. Development of an analysis and processing system for satellite image data Science research expense 1995/07-1997/01

Bibliography

  1. Handbook for exploration geophysicists (enlarged and revised edition) Society of Exploration Geophysicists of Japan Chapter 10 (partly) Society of Exploration Geophysicists of Japan 2016/06
  2. Remote Sensing - An Introductory Textbook The Remote Sensing Society of Japan Chapters 9 and 13 (partly), Editor Maruzen Planet 2013/11/25 978-4-86345-185-8 URL
  3. Satellite Remote Sensing for Environmental Assessment of Water Bodies D.D.G.L Dahanayaka, Hideyuki Tonooka and Satoru Ozawa LAMBERT Academic Publishing 2013/08/15 987-3-659-42676-6 URL
  4. Remote Sensing - An Introductory Textbook (in Japanese) Remote Sensing Society of Japan (Ed.) Chapters 9 and 13 (partly), Editor Rikoh Tosho Co. Ltd. 2011/06/08 978-4-8446-0779-3 URL
  5. Land Remote Sensing and Global Environmental Change: NASA’s Earth Observing System and the Science of ASTER and MODIS Edited by B. Ramachandran, M. Abrams, and V. Salomonson Chapter 6 Springer-Verlag, New York 2010/11/08 978-1-4419-6748-0 URL

Papers

  1. Research paper (scientific journal) Joint Evaluation of the influence of cloud contamination in satellite image matching by the Phase-Only-Correlation method A. Kato, and H. Tonooka Journal of the Remote Sensing Society of Japan 36/ 5, 527-533 2016/11/28 0289-7911
  2. Research paper (scientific journal) Joint Monitoring eutrophication trends in Bolgoda North Lake, Sri Lanka by Satellite Remote Sensing D.D.G.L. Dahanayaka, B.D.C. Perera, M.J.S. Wijeyaratne, and H. Tonooka Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sicences 16/ 3, 563-570 2016/09 1303-2712 10.4194/1303-2712-v16_3_08
  3. Research paper (scientific journal) Joint Expansion of the Remote Sensing Research on Water Environments of Asia through KISSEL Server System D.D.G.L. Dahanayaka, S.B. Quarmal, K.N.S. Warnajith, G. Dassanayake, H. Tonooka, A. Minato, and S. Ozawa ICT for Development Working Paper Series Bangladesh Institute of ICT in Development, and University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh 5/ 1, 54-63 2015/06 2307-0099
  4. Research paper (scientific journal) Joint Comparison of three chlorophyll-a estimation approaches using ASTER data acquired over Sri Lankan coastal water bodies D.D.G.L. Dahanayaka, H. Tonooka, J. Wijeyaratne, A. Minato, S. Ozawa Malaysian Journal of Remote Sensing & GIS 4/ 1, 21-29 2015/01 1511-7049 URL
  5. Research paper (scientific journal) Joint Development of inexpensive multi-parameter sensors based network system for water environment monitoring S.H.P.K. Lakesh, G.A. Nisha, N. Warnajith, D.D.G.L. Dahanayaka, H. Tonooka, A. Minato, S. Ozawa International Journal of Environmental Sciences 5/ 2, 341-352 2014/09 0976-4402 10.6088/ijes.2014050100030

Research presentations

  1. Oral presentation(general) Calibration and validation activities for ALOS-2/CIRC and CALET/CIRC Proc. of the 61st conference of RSSJ, pp. 81-82 2016/11/01
  2. Poster presentation Possibility of cloud discrimination of satellite images by the deep learning Proc. of the 61st conference of RSSJ, pp. 179-180 2016/11/01
  3. Poster presentation Investigation on recalibration of ASTER/TIR in a low temperature range Proc. of the 61st conference of RSSJ, pp. 225-226 2016/11/01
  4. Poster presentation Estimation of the number of floors in a low-rise residential area by shadow analysis of a high-resolution image and 3D modeling Proc. of the 61st conference of RSSJ, pp. 203-204 2016/11/01
  5. Poster presentation An attempt on cross calibration between Terra and Aqua/MODIS in the 10 to 13 μm region (3) Proc. of the 61st conference of RSSJ, pp. 227-228 2016/11/01

Prizes

  1. RSSJ Best Presentation Award Robustness evaluation of the Phase-Only-Correlation method for thermal infrared image matching with cloud contamination 2016/05/12
  2. RSSJ Best Presentation Award A case study on coal fire detection and characterization using ASTER data 2011/05/26
  3. RSSJ Testimonial Contributions to the 37th Conference of RSSJ 2005/05/19
  4. RSSJ Best Presentation Award Analysis and correction of stray light in ASTER/TIR imagery 2005/05/19
  5. RSSJ Best Presentation Award Day/night vicarious calibration experiments for ASTER/TIR on Alkali Lake, NV/US, in August 2004 2005/05/19

Alloted class

  1. Fundamentals of Software
  2. Programming Practice 3
  3. Information Network
  4. Image Processing
  5. Network and Web

Textbooks and teaching materials

  1. Remote Sensing - An Introductory Textbook (Edited by The Remote Sensing Society of Japan) 2013/11/25
  2. Remote Sensing - An Introductory Textbook (in Japanese) (Edited by The Remote Sensing Society of Japan) 2011/06/08

Memberships of academic societies

  1. Remote Sensing Society of Japan 1991-Present
  2. The Japan Society of photogrammetry and Remote Sensing 2016/01/06-Present
  3. Information Processing Society of Japan 1998-Present
  4. The Japan Society of Infrared Science and Technology 2016/01/06-Present
  5. IEEE (The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) 2004/05-Present

Committee Career

  1. Remote Sensing Society of Japan Councillor 2014/06/01-Present
  2. The National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) Visiting Researcher 2016/06/01-2018/03/31
  3. Japan Space Systems Member of Research and Development Technical Committee for Hyperspectral Sensor on ISS 2016/02/26-Present
  4. Japan Space Systems Member of Next-Generation Earth Observation Satellite Use Committee 2012/04/01-Present
  5. JAXA Member of CIRC Use Study Committee 2013/07/19-2017/03/31

Joint / funded research

  1. Study on quality management of ASTER TIR data 2016/06-2017/06 Commissioned research by the investment
  2. FY2016 calibration and validation for the Compact Infrared Camera (CIRC) 2016/06-2017/03 Commissioned research by the investment
  3. Study on road condition sensing and applications of radiation spectra 2015/09-2017/09 Domestic
  4. FY2015 calibration and validation for the Compact Infrared Camera (CIRC) 2015/09-2016/03 Commissioned research by the investment
  5. Study on the inspection of solar panels using a drone-onboard thermal camera 2015/08-2017/06 Domestic

Extention education

  1. Open lecture (on campus) Earth watch from Space - Satellite Remote Sensing (Kenpoku Longlife Learning Center) 2016
  2. Delivery class (on High School) Earth Observations from Space - Satellite Remote Sensing (Shimotsuma 1st Senior High School) 2015
  3. Delivery class (on High School) Earth Observations from Space - Satellite Remote Sensing (Iwaki High School) 2013
  4. Delivery class (on High School) Earth Observations from Space - Satellite Remote Sensing (Mitukaidou 1st Senior High School) 2013
  5. Delivery class (on High School) Earth Observations from Space - Satellite Remote Sensing (Shizuoka Gakuen High School) 2012