## Yoshiaki NARUSUE

Lecturer, Electrical Engineering and Information Systems,

Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo

Ph.D. in Information and Communication Engineering

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## Experience

- April 2021 – present
Electrical Engineering and Information Systems**Lecturer**

Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo - April 2017 – March 2021
*Research Associate*Electrical Engineering and Information Systems

Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo - April 2014 – March 2017
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)*Research Fellow for Young Scientists DC1*

## Education

- March 2017
Information and Communication Engineering**Ph.D.**

Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo - March 2014
Information and Communication Engineering**M.Eng.**

Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo - March 2012
Information and Communication Engineering**B.Eng.**

Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokyo

## Research Pamphlet

## Committee Membership

- June 2019 – present
Technical Committee on Wireless Power Transfer*Assistant Secretary*

The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers - June 2018 – present
Technical Committee on Wireless Power Transfer**Contest Committee Member**

The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers - June 2020 – present
Technical Committee on Radio Communication Systems**Committee Member**

The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers - June 2020 – present
Technical Committee on Cross-Field Research Association of Super-Intelligent Networking**Committee Member**

The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers - June 2019 – present
*Associate Editor*

IEICE Electronics Express

The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers - April 2019 – present
*Secretary*

Subcommittee of Analysis and Creation on Attractiveness and Interest Axis in ICT Field

Science Council of Japan

## Award

- September 2020
ACM IMWUT*Distinguished Paper Award* - June 2020
IEICE Electronics Express*ELEX Editorial Contribution Award* - May 2020
Japan Wind Energy Association*Best Paper Award* - September 2019
IPSJ FIT 2019*Best Paper Award* - January 2018
IEEE CCNC 2018*Best Paper Award* - August 2016
TECO Green Tech Contest 2016*Bronze Award* - January 2013
IEEE RWS 2013*2nd Best Student Paper Award*

## Research Foundation

Under Construction

## Book (English book only)

- Y. Narusue, and Y. Kawahara, “Multi-Hop Wireless Power Transmission,” Wireless Power Transfer: Theory, Technology, and Applications, Chap.4, the IET, Aug. 2018.
- N. Shinohara, Y. Narusue, and Y. Kawahara, “Applications of Long-Distance Wireless Power Transfer,” Wireless Power Transfer: Theory, Technology, and Applications, Chap.11, the IET, Aug. 2018.

## Publication

## Journal

- D. Kobuchi, K. Matsuura, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Cancellation of Harmonics in the Magnetic Field Leakage from Inductive Power Transfer Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Accepted.
- K. Matsuura, M. Adachi, Y. Narusue, H. Morikawa, “Vulnerability Evaluation of a Frequency Hopping Based Anti-Electricity Theft Scheme for Wireless Power Transfer,” IEICE Transactions on Communications, To Appear.
- K. Matsuura, K. Shin, D. Kobuchi, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Synchronization Strategy for Distributed Wireless Power Transfer with Periodic Frequency and Phase Synchronization,” IEEE Communications Letters, Early Access.
- B. Du, Y. Narusue, Y. Furusawa, N. Nishihara, K. Indo, H. Morikawa, and M. Iida, “Clustering Wind Turbines for SCADA Data-Based Fault Detection,” IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, To Appear.
- M. Almashan, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Estimating Pressure–Volume–Temperature Properties of Crude Oil Systems Using Boosted Decision Tree Regression,” Journal of the Japan Petroleum Institute, To Appear.
- Y. Nakayama, M. Mori, S. Saito, Y. Narusue, H. Morikawa, “Construction of Decision-making Support System in Sales Activities by Deep Reinforcement Learning,” IPSJ Journal, vol.63, no.4, pp.1008-1018, April 2022.
- Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Magnetic Energy Minimization for Suppressing Magnetic Field Intensity of Inductive Power Transfer Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, vol.58, no.2, pp.1-5, Feb. 2022.
- D. Kobuchi, K. Matsuura, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Magnetic Field Leakage Cancellation in Multiple-Input Multiple-Output Wireless Power Transfer Systems,” IEEE Magnetics Letters, vol.13, pp.1-4, Feb. 2022.
- Y. Nakayama, M. Mori, S. Saito, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Proposal and Practice of Application Steps for Decision Support System in Atypical Work,” IPSJ Transactions on Digital Practices, vol.2, no.4, pp.1-12, Oct. 2021.
- D. Kobuchi, Y. Narusue, H. Morikawa, “Cancellation Conditions of Magnetic Field Leakage from Inductive Power Transfer Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol.70, no.5, pp.4291-4302, May 2021.
- Y. Narsue, and H. Morikawa, “Analysis of a Bridge Rectifier with Sinusoidal Input Current in Wireless Power Transfer,” IEICE Trans. Commun., vol.J104–B, no.7, pp.643-644, July 2021.
- Y. Narusue, “Variable Reactors for Wireless Power Transfer via Resonant Coupling,” IEICE Commun. Society Magazine B-plus, vol.15, no.1, pp.23-33, June 2021.
- H. Suetsugu, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Generic Solution for Periodic-Review Joint ReplenishmentProblem using Multi-Agent Reinforcement Learning,” IPSJ Transactions on Mathematical Modeling and Its Applications, vol.14, no.2, pp.1-12, March 2021.
- D. Kobuchi, N. Yabuta, Y. Narusue, T. Nakaoka, and S. Kawasaki, “C-band Watt-class HySIC GaN Amplifier for Active Integrated Antennas,” IEICE Trans. Electron., vol.J104-C, no.2, pp.52-59, Feb. 2021.
**(Invited)** - Y. Hokazono, A. Koizuka, M. Suzuki, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “IoTorch: LED-to-Camera Communication for Smartphones Based on Flash Blinks against Inter-Frame Gaps and Frame Drop,” IEEE Transaction on Mobile Computing, vol.20, no.2, pp.550-564, Feb. 2021.
- T. Sasatani, Y. Narusue, and Y. Kawahara, “Genetic Algorithm-Based Receiving Resonator Array Design for Wireless Power Transfer,” IEEE Access, vol.8, pp.222385-222396, Dec. 2020.
- C.M. Colm, T. Umedachi, W. Jiang, T. Sasatani, Y. Narusue, R. Niiyama, and Y. Kawahara, “Soft Robotic Caterpillar with Wirelessly Powered Shape Memory Alloy Actuators,” Journal of Soft Robotics, vol.7, no.6, pp.700-710, Dec. 2020.
- H. Suetsugu, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Branching Deep Q-network Agent with Reward Allocation Mechanism for Joint Replenishment Policy,” IPSJ Transactions on Mathematical Modeling and Its Applications, vol.13, no.2, pp.36-49, Aug. 2020.
- Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and H. Morikawa, “Load Optimization Factors for Analyzing the Efficiency of Wireless Power Transfer Systems Using Two-Port Network Parameters,” IEICE Electronics Express, vol.17, no.10, pp.1-5, May 2020.
- Y. Nishizawa, T. Sasatani, M. Ishige, Y. Narusue, T. Umedachi, and Y. Kawahara, “Ramus: A Frequency-Multiplexed Power Bus for Powering, Sensing and Controlling Robots,” IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, vol.5, no.3, pp.4126-4132, April 2020.
- K. Matsuura, Y. Narusue, and S. Kawasaki, “Technology Development of Smart Wireless Sensor System for Space-by-Wireless,” IEICE Trans. Electron., vol.J102-C, no.10, pp.281-289, Aug. 2019.
**(Invited)** - K. Sumiya, T. Sasatani, Y. Nishizawa, K. Tsushio, Y. Narusue, and Y. Kawahara, “Alvus: A Reconfigurable 2-D Wireless Charging System,” Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies, vol.3, no.2, pp.1-29, June 2019. (Distinguished Paper Award)
- G. Zhu, C.H. Liao, T. Sakdejayont, I.W. Lai, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Improving the Capacity of a Mesh LoRa Network by Spreading-Factor-Based Network Clustering,” IEEE Access, vol.7, pp.21584-21596, Feb 2019.
- A. Yasuda, J. Ogata, Y. Furusawa, Y. Narusue, H. Morikawa, and M. Iida, “Wind Turbine Degradation Assessment Based on Condition Monitoring Model Using SCADA Data,” Wind Energy, vol.42, no.4, pp.53-62, Feb. 2019.
**(Best Paper Award)** - R. Takahashi, T. Sasatani, F. Okuya, Y. Narusue, and Y. Kawahara, “A Cuttable Wireless Power Transfer Sheet,” Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies, vol.2, no.4, pp1-25, Dec. 2018.
- Y. Nakayama, M. Mori, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “The Process Discovery Technique of Decision-Making in the Sales Activity: The Application Approach of Process Mining,” Journal of Information Systms Society of Japan, vol.14, no.1, pp.26-38, Sept. 2018.
- Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and T. Asami, “Maximizing Efficiency of Wireless Power Transfer Using Magnetic Resonant Coupling with a Receiver-Side Switching Voltage Regulator,” Wireless Power Transfer, March 2017.
- Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and T. Asami, “Hercules: Resonant Magnetic Coupling Modules for 2D Wireless Energy Sharing,” IPSJ Journal, vol.56, no.1, pp.250-259, Jan. 2015.

## International Conference

- D. Kobuchi, J. Ahn, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Z-Parameter Estimation for Multiple-Input Multiple-Output Wireless Power Transfer Systems via Phase Retrieval Method,” Proc. 2022 IEEE Wireless Power Week (WPW), pp.313-317, Bordeaux, France, July 2022.
- K. Matsuura, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Communication-Less Impedance Adjustment for Suppressing Magnetic Field Intensity of Inductive Power Transfer Systems”, Proc. 2022 Wireless Power Week (WPW), pp.614-618, Bordeaux, France, July 2022.
- Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Magnetic Field Leakage Canceller Based on Loop Antenna Theory for Inductive Power Transfer,” 2022 Joint MMM-INTERMAG Digest, Minneapolis, MN, USA, Jan. 2022.
- K. Matsuura, D. Kobuchi, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Experimental Validation of Communication-Less Receiver-Side Resonant Frequency Tuning for Magnetic Resonant Wireless Power Transfer Systems,” Proc. AWPT2021, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Dec. 2021.
- R. Kondo, B. Du, Y. Narusue, H. Morikawa, “Prioritized Sampling on Knowledge Distillation for Nowcasting Pluvial Flood Prediction,” Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Big Spatial Data 2021, Orlando, FL, USA, Dec. 2021.
- Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Magnetic Energy Minimization for Suppressing Magnetic Field Intensity of Inductive Power Transfer Systems,” IEEE INTERMAG 2021 Digest, Lyon, France, April 2021.
- K. Matsuura, D. Kobuchi, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Communication-Less Receiver-Side Resonant Frequency Tuning Method for Magnetically Coupled Wireless Power Transfer Systems,” Proc. IEEE RWS 2021, San Diego, CA, USA, Jan. 2021.
- Y. Narusue, S. Jaewon, and H. Morikawa, “Asymmetric Rectification for Inductor-Less Load Impedance Conversion in Wireless Power Transfer Systems,” Proc. AWPT 2020, Taipei, Taiwan, Dec. 2020.
- Y. Nishizawa, T. Sasatani, M. Ishige, Y. Narusue, T. Umedachi, and Y. Kawahara, “Ramus: A Frequency-Multiplexed Power Bus for Powering, Sensing and Controlling Robots,” Proc. IEEE RoboSoft 2020, New Haven, CT, USA, Dec. 2020.
- R. Takhashi, M. Fukumoto, C. Han, T. Sasatani, Y. Narusue, and Y. Kawahara, “TelemetRing: A Batteryless and Wireless Ring-shaped Keyboard using Passive Inductive Telemetry,’’ Proc. UIST 2020, Online, Oct. 2020.
- R. Kondo, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “A Pluvial Flood Nowcasting Approach using Knowledge Distillation,” Proc. IEEE GCCE 2020, Kobe, Japan, Oct. 2020.
- D. Kobuchi, K. Matsuura, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Transmitter Control for Harmonics Reduction in Inductive Power Transfer System,” Proc. IEEE GCCE 2020, Kobe, Japan, Oct. 2020.
- H. Qiu, Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, T. Sakurai, and M. Takamiya, “ Distance Detection System for Digital Transmitter Coil Achieving Distance-Variation-Tolerant Wireless Power Transfer,” Proc. 2019 IEEE SPEC, pp.1-6, Santos, Brazil, Dec. 2019.
- M. Almashan, Y. Narusue, H. Morikawa, “A Decision Tree Regression Modeling Scheme for Estimating the PVT Properties of Kuwaiti Crude Oil Systems Using Incomplete Datasets,” Proc. SPE ADIPEC 2019, pp.1-8, Abu Dabi, UAE, Nov. 2019.
- M. Almashan, Y. Narusue, H. Morikawa, “Estimating PVT Properties of Crude Oil Systems Based on a Boosted Decision Tree Regression Modelling Scheme with K-Means Clustering,” Proc. SPE/ITAMI APOGCE 2019, pp.1-14, Bali, Indonesia, Oct. 2019.
- H. Hayashi, T. Sasatani, Y. Narusue, and Y. Kawahara, “Design of Wireless Power Transfer Systems for Personal Mobility Devices in City Spaces,” Proc. IEEE VTC2019-Fall, pp.1-5, Honolulu, HI, USA, Sept. 2019.
- D. Kobuchi, Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and H. Morikawa, “A Transmitter Array Control Method for Suppressing Magnetic Field Leakage from Wireless Power Transfer Systems,” Proc. IEEE VTC2019-Fall, pp.1-5, Honolulu, HI, USA, Sept. 2019.
- B. Du, A. Yasuda, Y. Furusawa, Y. Narusue, N. Nishihara, K. Indo, H. Morikawa and M. Iida, “Evaluation of Anomaly Detection Method of Wind Turbines Using Large-scale SCADA Data,” Proc. PHMAP 2019, pp.1-9, Beijing, China, July 2019.
- H. Suetsugu, Y. Narusue, H. Morikawa, “A Reinforcement Learning Approach for Joint Replenishment Policy in Multi-Product Inventory System,” RL4RealLife Workshop in ICML 2019, June 2019.
- Y. Narusue, M. Fujishiro, Y. Kawahara, and H. Morikawa, “Current Distribution Analysis for Automatic Resonator Design in Wireless Power Transfer,” Proc. IEEE WPTC 2019, pp.136-140, London, UK, June 2019.
- Y. Hokazono, K. Hasegawa, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Long-Range Flicker-Free LED-to-Camera Communication using Differential Color Shift Keying,” Proc. IEEE ICC 2019, pp.1-7, Shanghai, China, May 2019.
- D. Kobuchi, K. Matsuura, Y. Narusue, S. Yoshida, K. Nishikawa, and S. Kawasaki, “Smart Wireless Sensor System by Microwave Powering for Space-by-Wireless,” Proc. IEEE IMS 2019, pp.1144-1147, Boston, MA, USA, May 2019.
- H. Suetsugu, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Joint Replenishment Policy in Multi-Product Inventory System using Branching Deep Q-Network with Reward Allocation,” Proc. PDPTA’19, pp.115-121, Las Vegas, NV, USA, July 2019.
- Y. Nakayama, M. Mori, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “The Process Discovery Approaches for Decision Making in Sales Activities,” Proc. SCIS&ISIS 2018, pp.1394-1399, Toyama, Japan, Dec. 2018.
- M. Fujishiro, Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and H. Morikawa, “Resonator Design Support by Deriving Suboptimal Current Distribution for Magnetically Coupled Wireless Power Transfer,” Proc. AWPT 2018, pp.1-4, Sendai, Japan, Nov. 2018.
- K. Sumiya, T. Sasatani, Y. Nishizawa, K. Tsushio, Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, “Demo: A Reconfigurable 2-D Wireless Charging System,” Proc. ACM Ubicomp 2018, pp.452-455, Singapore, Oct. 2018. (Demo)
- R. Takahashi, T. Sasatani, F. Okuya, Y. Narusue, and Y. Kawahara, “Demo: Design of Cuttable Wireless Power Transfer Sheet,” Proc. ACM Ubicomp 2018, pp.456-459, Singapore, Oct. 2018. (Demo)
- H. Qiu, Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, T. Sakurai, and M. Takamiya, “Digital Coil: Transmitter Coil with Programmable Radius for Robust Wireless Powering,” Proc. 2018 IEEE WPTC, pp.1-4, Montreal, Canada, June 2018.
- T. Sasatani, Y. Narusue, and Y. Kawahara, “Dynamic Complex Impedance Tuning Method Using a Multiple-Input DC/DC Converter for WPT,” Proc. 2018 IEEE WPTC, pp.1-4, Montreal, Canada, June 2018.
- C.H. Liao, T. Sakdejayont, M. Suzuki, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Competition: Wireless-Transparent Sensing Platform,” Proc. 2018 ACM EWSN, pp.221-222, Madrid, Spain, Feb. 2018. (Demo)
- G. Zhu, C.H. Liao, M. Suzuki, Y. Narusue, and H. Morikawa, “Evaluation of LoRa Receiver Performance under Co-Technology Interference,” Proc. 2018 IEEE CCNC, pp.1-7, Las Vegas, NV, USA, Jan. 2018.
- Y. Nishizawa, Y. Narusue, and Y. Kawahara, “Enhancing the Quality Factor of Thin Film Printed Coils for Efficient Wireless Power Transfer,” Proc. 2018 IEEE RWS, pp.193-195, Austin, TX, USA, Jan. 2018.
- T. Sasatani, Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and T. Asami, “DC-Based Impedance Tuning Method Using Magnetic Saturation for Wireless Power Transfer,” Proc. 2017 IEEE WPTC, pp.1-4, Taipei, Taiwan, May 2017.
- Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, “Distributed Reactance Compensation for Printed Spiral Coils in Wireless Power Transfer,” Proc. 2017 IEEE WPTC, pp.1-4, Taipei, Taiwan, May 2017.
- Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and T. Asami, “Multiple-Half-Wave Resonator for Wireless Power Transfer Using Magnetic Resonant Coupling,” Proc. 2017 IEEE ICCEM, Kumamoto, Japan, Mar. 2017. (Invited)
- A. Hashizume, Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and T. Asami, “Receiver Localization for a Wireless Power Transfer System with a 2D Relay Resonator Array,” Proc. 2017 IEEE ICCEM, Kumamoto, Japan, Mar. 2017.
- T. Iizuka, Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and T. Asami, “A Planning Simulation Tool for Energy Harvesting Applications,” Proc. EAI MUSICAL 2016, Hiroshima, Japan, Nov. 2016.
- T. Iizuka, Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and T. Asami, “Planning Simulation Tool for Designing Energy Harvesting Applications,” Proc. ACM UbiComp 2016, pp.289-292, Heidelberg, Germany, Sept. 2016. (Demo)
- T. Hashizume, T. Sasatani, K. Narumi, Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and T. Asami, “Passive and Contactless Epidermal Pressure Sensor Printed with Silver Nano-particle Ink,” Proc. ACM Ubicomp 2016, pp.190-195, Heidelberg, Germany, Sept. 2016.
- Y. Narusue, A. Hashizume, X. Shi, T. Sasatani, and Y. Mizutani, “Indoor Wireless Power Transfer,” 2016 TECO Green Tech Contest, Taipei, Taiwan, Aug. 2016. (Demo)
- T. Sasatani, Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and T. Asami, “Genetic Algorithm-Based Design of Receiving Resonator Arrays for Wireless Power Transfer via Magnetic Resonant Coupling,” Proc. 2016 IEEE WPTC, pp.1-4, Aveiro, Portugal, May 2016.
- S. Kodera, Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, T. Watanabe, and S. Saruwatari, “Poster: A Medium Access Control Protocol for Full-duplex Wireless Information and Power Transfer,” Proc. 13th ACM Sensys, pp.399-400, Seoul, South Korea, Nov. 2015. (Poster)
- Y. Kawahara, and Y. Narusue, “Wireless Power Transmission Methods for Internet of Things,” Proc. 2015 IEEE APS/URSI, TU-SP.2A.1, Vancouver, Canada, July 2015.
- X. Shi, Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and T. Asami, “Rapid Antenna Prototyping Method by Evolutionally Computation and Inkjet Printing,” Proc. IEEE IMWS-AMP 2015, pp.1-3, Suzhou, China, Jul. 2015.
- Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and T. Asami, “Maximum Efficiency Point Tracking by Input Control for a Wireless Power Transfer System with a Switching Voltage Regulator,” Proc. 2015 IEEE WPTC, pp.1-4, Boulder, CO, USA, May 2015.
- Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and T. Asami, “Cancellation Mechanism of Electromagnetic Leakage for Wireless Power Transmission Using Magnetic Resonant Coupling,” Proc. 2014 APMC, pp.677-679, Sendai, Japan, Nov. 2014. (Invited)
- R. Kobayashi, Y. Narusue, W. Wei, Y. Kawahara, and T. Asami, “Performance Evaluation of Multilevel ASK Communication for a Multi-Hop Wireless Resonance System,” Proc. 2014 IEEE WPTC, pp.76-79, Jeju, Korea, May 2014.
- Y. Kawahara, W. Wei, Y. Narusue, R. Shigeta, and T. Asami, “Virtualizing Power Cords by Wireless Power Transmission and Energy Harvesting,” Proc. 2013 IEEE RWS, pp.37-39, Austin, TX, USA, Jan. 2013.
- Y. Narusue, Y. Kawahara, and T. Asami, “Impedance Matching Method for Any-Hop Straight Wireless Power Transmission Using Magnetic Resonance,” Proc. 2013 IEEE RWS, pp.193-195, Austin, TX, USA, Jan. 2013.