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   Akira NAGOYA

Professor Emeritus
Okayama University



Akira Nagoya received his B.E. and M.E. degrees in electronic engineering, and his Ph.D. degree in informatics all from Kyoto University in 1978, 1980 and 2005 respectively.

He joined the NTT Electrical Communication Laboratories in 1980.
From 1980 to 1987, he was engaged in research and development of DIPS-11/5E series mainframe CPU architecture.
From 1989 to 2006, he has been engaged in research of the CAD system (see also PARTHENON) for ASIC design and reconfigurable computing systems.
From 1990 to 1991, he was with the Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, as a visiting scholar.

From 2006 to 2021, he has been a professor of the Department of Computer Science at Okayama University, Japan.

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