Kotaro Yasui

Assistant Professor

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I’m interested in the versatile locomotor patterns in myriapods (centipedes and millipedes). To extract the control mechanisms underlying myriapod locomotion effectively, I’m working on phenomenological mathematical modeling on the basis of behavioral experiments.

Short Biography

Kotaro Yasui received his B.A. in Economics from Hitotsubashi University, Japan in March 2011. He worked for a life insurance company from April 2011 to June 2014. He joined Ishiguro-Kano Lab. in April 2015 as a graduate student and received his M.E. in electrical engineering from Tohoku University, Japan in March 2017.

Other Interest

I enjoy marathon and triathlon (swimming, cycling, running).