Schedule

  ISMICT 2015 Regular Session ISMICT 2015 Special Session

Tuesday, March 24

10:00-12:00 TUTR: Tutorial on Healthcare and Medical Information Communication Technology organized by IEICE TC-MICT    
12:00-13:30 Lunch for attendee of TC-MICT Tutorial    
13:30-13:40 TUH1a: Opening Ceremony    
13:40-14:25 TUH1b: [Keynote I] The digital health Revolution    
14:25-15:10 TUH1c: [Keynote II] The Current State of Digital Healthcare Towards Medical ICT    
15:10-15:30 Coffee Break    
15:30-17:10 TUA2: Antennas and Propagation in Body Area Networks I   TUH2: [Special Session I] ETSI SmartBAN
17:30-20:00 Welcome Reception    

Wednesday, March 25

9:00-9:35 WEWS1a: Workshop "Medical Device Regulatory Science (MDRS 2015)" : Keynote I    
9:35-10:10 WEWS1b: Workshop "Medical Device Regulatory Science (MDRS 2015)" : Keynote II    
10:10-10:30 Coffee Break    
10:30-11:45 WEWS2: Workshop "Medical Device Regulatory Science (MDRS 2015)" : Panel presentation & discussion    
11:45-12:45 Lunch    
12:45-14:45 WEB3: Health-Care Systems and Applications   WEA3: [Special Session II] EMC
15:00-18:30 Mini Tour    
18:30-20:30 Banquet    

Thursday, March 26

9:00-10:20 THA1: MAC Technologies for Body Area Networks THB1: e-Health and Medical Information Systems  
10:20-10:40 Coffee Break    
10:40-12:20 THA2: Antennas and Propagation in Body Area Networks II THB2: BAN Applications  
12:20-13:30 Lunch    
13:30-15:10 THA3: PHY Technologies for Body Area Networks I THB3: Sensing and Signal Processing Techniques for Medical Healthcare Applications  
15:30-17:10 THA4: PHY Technologies for Body Area Networks II    
17:10-17:15 * No Specific Closing Ceremony    

Tuesday, March 24

Tuesday, March 24, 10:00 - 12:00

TUTR: Tutorial on Healthcare and Medical Information Communication Technology organized by IEICE TC-MICTgo to top

(1) "Needs to Evaluate and Optimize MICT Application to Best Impact on Medical Outcome", (2) "Modulation Schemes for Body Area Networks" and (3) "UWB On-Body Radio Channel Modeling"
(1) Dr. Masaru Sugimachi, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Japan, (2) Dr. Huan-Bang Li, NICT, Japan and (3) Dr. Matti Hamalainen, Univ. of Oulu, Finland
Room I

Tuesday, March 24, 12:00 - 13:30

Lunch for attendee of TC-MICT Tutorialgo to top

Tuesday, March 24, 13:30 - 13:40

TUH1a: Opening Ceremonygo to top

Opening address by General Chair Prof. Shinsuke Hara and Cerebreation speech of cosponsors representative by Kanagawa Prefecture Deputy Governor Mr. Shinji Yoshikawa
Room: Hall

Tuesday, March 24, 13:40 - 14:25

TUH1b: [Keynote I] The digital health Revolutiongo to top

Dr. Maritta Perala-Heape (University of Oulu, Finland.)
Room: Hall
Chair: Minseok Kim (Niigata University, Japan)

Tuesday, March 24, 14:25 - 15:10

TUH1c: [Keynote II] The Current State of Digital Healthcare Towards Medical ICTgo to top

Dr. Toru Watsuji (Sharp Corporation, Japan)
Room: Hall
Chair: Minseok Kim (Niigata University, Japan)

Tuesday, March 24, 15:10 - 15:30

Coffee Breakgo to top

Tuesday, March 24, 15:30 - 17:10

TUH2: [Special Session I] ETSI SmartBANgo to top

Room: Hall
Chair: Matti Hämäläinen (University of Oulu, Finland)
ETSI TC SmartBAN: Overview of the Wireless Body Area Network Standard
Matti Hämäläinen and Tuomas Paso (University of Oulu, Finland); Lorenzo Mucchi (University of Florence, Italy); Marc C. Girod-Genet (INT - GET, France); John Farserotu (CSEM, Switzerland); Hirokazu Tanaka (Hiroshima City University, Japan); Woon Hau Chin (Toshiba Research Europe Limited, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Lina Nachabe (AUCE & AUCE Lebanon, Lebanon)
An Overview of ETSI TC SmartBAN's Ultra Low Power Physical Layer
Woon Hau Chin (Toshiba Research Europe Limited, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Hirokazu Tanaka (Hiroshima City University, Japan); Toshiyuki Nakanishi (TOSHIBA, Japan); Tuomas Paso and Matti Hämäläinen (University of Oulu, Finland)
An Overview of ETSI TC SmartBAN MAC Protocol
Tuomas Paso (University of Oulu, Finland); Hirokazu Tanaka (Hiroshima City University, Japan); Matti Hämäläinen (University of Oulu, Finland); Woon Hau Chin (Toshiba Research Europe Limited, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Ryoko Matsuo (Toshiba Corporation, Japan); Siva Subramani (Toshiba Research Europe Limited, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Jussi P Haapola (Centre for Wireless Communications, University of Oulu, Finland)
On Spectrum Occupancy Evaluations From the Standpoint of Body Area Networks in ISM Band
Muhammad Hasnain Virk, Risto Vuohtoniemi, Matti Hämäläinen, Jari Iinatti and Juha-Pekka Mäkelä (University of Oulu, Finland)
Threshold Setting for the Evaluation of the Aggregate Interference in ISM Band in Hospital Environments
Lorenzo Mucchi, Alessio Carpini and Theo D'Anna (University of Florence, Italy); Muhammad Hasnain Virk, Risto Vuohtoniemi, Matti Hämäläinen and Jari Iinatti (University of Oulu, Finland)

TUA2: Antennas and Propagation in Body Area Networks Igo to top

Room I
Chair: Tetsushi Ikegami (Meiji University, Japan)
Accuracy of Approximated WBAN Channel by Fundamental Modes of Spherical Wave Functions
Jun-ichi Naganawa (National Institute of Maritime, Port, and Aviation Technology, Japan); Jun-ichi Takada and Takahiro Aoyagi (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan); Minseok Kim (Niigata University, Japan)
Development of a Tri-Polarized Dynamic Channel Sounder for Wireless Body Area Network
Gaochao Chen (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan); Jun-ichi Naganawa (National Institute of Maritime, Port, and Aviation Technology, Japan); Minseok Kim (Niigata University, Japan); Jun-ichi Takada (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Analysis of Signal Propagation Loss on the Human Body in Intrabody Communication
Ibuki Yokota (Kyoto Institute of Technology, Japan); Yuichi Kado (Kyoto Institute of Technology & Graduate School of Science and Technology, Japan)
A Thin, Flexible Receiving Coil for Wireless Power Transmission Based on Magnetic Induction to an Implantable Device
Ryutaro Iwashita, Masami Ishiwata, Yoji Takaguchi, Takashi Koike, Issei Hashimoto and Kenji Shiba (Tokyo University of Science, Japan)
Measurement of Human Body Communication Transmission Characteristics At 20MHz
Thang Nguyen (The University of Tokyo, Japan); Dairoku Muramatsu (Tokyo University of Science, Japan); Ken Sasaki (University of Tokyo, Japan)

Tuesday, March 24, 17:30 - 20:00

Welcome Receptiongo to top

Wednesday, March 25

Wednesday, March 25, 09:00 - 09:35

WEWS1a: Workshop "Medical Device Regulatory Science (MDRS 2015)" : Keynote Igo to top

"Adopting innovations in healthcare delivery"
Dr. Ms. Noora Jansson, Director, Oulu Health, Business Oulu, Finland
Room: Hall

Wednesday, March 25, 09:35 - 10:10

WEWS1b: Workshop "Medical Device Regulatory Science (MDRS 2015)" : Keynote IIgo to top

"Regulatory Science in PMDA, Japan (draft)"
Dr. Kazuhiro Shigetoh, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D., Executive Director, Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA), Japan
Room: Hall

Wednesday, March 25, 10:10 - 10:30

Coffee Breakgo to top

Wednesday, March 25, 10:30 - 11:45

WEWS2: Workshop "Medical Device Regulatory Science (MDRS 2015)" : Panel presentation & discussiongo to top

Coordinator: Prof. Ryuji Kohno
Panelists: (1) Prof. Dennis Templeton, (2) Dr. Ms. Noora Jansson, (3) Dr. Kazuhiro Shigetoh, (4) Prof. Lorenzo Mucchi, (5) Dr. Hiroaki Hagiwara (6) Mr. Elie Salim Aad
Room: Hall

Wednesday, March 25, 11:45 - 12:45

Lunchgo to top

Wednesday, March 25, 12:45 - 14:45

WEA3: [Special Session II] EMCgo to top

Room I
Chairs: Teruo Onishi (NTT DOCOMO, Japan), Soichi Watanabe (National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan)
Temperature Dependent on Electrical Properties of Swine Liver From 0.3 MHz to 30 MHz
Shohei Kon, Koichi Ito and Kazuyuki Saito (Chiba University, Japan)
Semi-homogeneous Human Models Including High-Fidelity Fetal Tissues of Pregnancy for Electromagnetic Simulation
Tomoaki Nagaoka (National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan); Tetsu Niwa (Tokai University School of Medicine, Japan); Soichi Watanabe (National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan)
Electromagnetic Interference Evaluation for a Non-Contact Wearable ECG At Low Frequencies
Wei Liao, Jingjing Shi and Jianqing Wang (Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan)
In Vitro Assessment of Electromagnetic Interference Due to Electric Vehicle Wireless Power Transfer System on Active Implantable Medical Devices
Takashi Hikage, Masami Shirafune and Toshio Nojima (Hokkaido University, Japan); Hiroshi Fujimoto (Medtronic Japan Co., Ltd., Japan)
Electric Field Evaluation Around Radiation Sources Used for EMI Test with Medical Devices From Mobile Terminals
Satoshi Ishihara (NTT DOCOMO, INC., Japan); Teruo Onishi (NTT DOCOMO, Japan)
Measurement and Analysis of the Electromagnetic Fields Radiated by the Medical Devices
Seungwoo Lee (Korea Electric Power Corporation, Korea); Nam Kim (Chungbuk National University, Korea)

WEB3: Health-Care Systems and Applicationsgo to top

Room II
Chair: Masaru Sugimachi (National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Japan)
The Human Movement Identification Using the Radio Signal Strength in WBAN
Sukhumarn Archasantisuk and Takahiro Aoyagi (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Study for Acceptance on New Navigation Assistance by Visually Impaired People
Iikka Paajala and Niina Keranen (University of Oulu, Finland)
Using KINECT to Measure Joint Movement for Standing Up and Sitting Down
Hiroyuki Adachi (Kitasato University & Saibousosiki Saiseiigaku, Japan)
Biological Information Detection Using Ultra Wideband Signals
Aya Suzuki and Tetsushi Ikegami (Meiji University, Japan)
Pulse Duty Factor and Transmission Power Evaluation of Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum Communication System for Body Area Network
Masayuki Sakata and Tetsushi Ikegami (Meiji University, Japan)

Wednesday, March 25, 15:00 - 18:30

Mini Tourgo to top

Wednesday, March 25, 18:30 - 20:30

Banquetgo to top

Thursday, March 26

Thursday, March 26, 09:00 - 10:20

THA1: MAC Technologies for Body Area Networksgo to top

Room I
Chair: Shinsuke Hara (Osaka City University, Japan)
Error Control Scheme Using Decomposable Codes for Various QoS in Multiple WBAN Environment
Kento Takabayashi (Okayama Prefectural University, Japan); Hirokazu Tanaka (University of Oulu Research Institute Japan - CWC-Nippon, Japan); Chika Sugimoto (Yokohama National University, Japan); Ryuji Kohno (Yokohama National University & University of Oulu, Japan)
Implantable Body Sensor Network MAC Protocols Using Wake-up Radio - Evaluation in Animal Tissue
Vignesh raja Karuppiah ramachandran (University of Twente, The Netherlands); Berend Jan van der Zwaag (Adaptive Systems, The Netherlands); Nirvana Meratnia and Paul Havinga (University of Twente, The Netherlands)
Zone-Based Fuzzy Routing for WBANs
Harri Viittala, Matti Hämäläinen and Jari Iinatti (University of Oulu, Finland)

THB1: e-Health and Medical Information Systemsgo to top

Room II
Chair: Daisuke Anzai (Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan)
Streamlining Medical Device Design Development Process From Research Laboratory to the Market
Tapani Koivukangas (Lewel Group Finland Oy, Finland); Junnu Lukkari (Lewel Group Finland Oy); Jussi P Haapola (Centre for Wireless Communications, University of Oulu, Finland); Ryuji Kohno (Yokohama National University & University of Oulu, Japan)
Medical Image Protection Using Hyperchaos-based Encryption
Chong Fu, Ye Lin and Hui-yan Jiang (Northeastern University, P.R. China); Hong-feng Ma (TeraRecon, USA)
Introduction of an RFID Tag System to a Large Hospital and the Practical Usage of the Data Obtained
Eisuke Hanada (Graduate school of Science and Engineering, Saga University); Makoto Hayashi (Shimane University Hostpial, Japan); Akihiro Ohira (Shimane University School of Medicine, Japan)
The Role of ICT, Healthcare Investment and eHealth Policy in Achieving Millennium Development Goals: A Cross-Country Comparison
Yoke Irawan (Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia); Allya Paramita Koesoema (Australian School of Business, UNSW, Australia)

Thursday, March 26, 10:20 - 10:40

Coffee Breakgo to top

Thursday, March 26, 10:40 - 12:20

THA2: Antennas and Propagation in Body Area Networks IIgo to top

Room I
Chair: Kohei Ohno (Meiji University, Japan)
Experiments of a Polarization-controlled Active Antenna to Enhance BAN On-body Link in Human Dynamic Channels
Kun Li and Kazuhiro Honda (University of Toyama, Japan); Koichi Ogawa (University of Toyama)
Towards High On-Body Sensor Node Performance with the 3D Antennas for IR-UWB WBANs
Tommi Tuovinen, Markus Berg, Matti Hämäläinen and Jari Iinatti (University of Oulu, Finland)
Dynamic On-Body UWB Radio Channel Modeling
Timo Kumpuniemi and Matti Hämäläinen (University of Oulu, Finland); Kamya Yekeh Yazdandoost (University of Oulu - Centre for Wireless Communications, Finland); Jari Iinatti (University of Oulu, Finland)
Microwave Application in Medical Sensing
Yoshio Nikawa (Kokushikan University, Japan)

THB2: BAN Applicationsgo to top

Room II
Chair: Eisuke Hanada (Saga University & Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Japan)
Elliptical Shape Estimation by Nonlinear Least-squares Method for Breast Cancer Using UWB Radar Technology
Yuta Okuyama (Yokohama National University, Japan); Pham Thanh Hiep (Le Quy Don Technical University, Vietnam); Kotaro Yamasue (Yokohama City University, Japan); Chika Sugimoto (Yokohama National University, Japan); Ryuji Kohno (Yokohama National University & University of Oulu, Japan)
Performance Comparison Between TOA- And RSSI-Based Localization Methods for Wireless Capsule Endoscopy Systems
Takahiro Ito, Daisuke Anzai and Jianqing Wang (Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan)
Human Group Sensing and Networking: Scenario Development and Feasibility Study
Hiroyuki Yomo and Daiki Nakamura (Kansai University, Japan); Shinsuke Hara (Osaka City University, Japan)
New Method Measuring Effect of Medical Consultation Recommendation
Shigeaki Sakurai and Rumi Hayakawa (Toshiba Corporation, Japan); Hideki Iwasaki (Toshiba Solutions Coroporation, Japan)
Conceptual Design and Implementation of Indicator-based Smart Glasses
Aryan Firouzian, Muhammad zeeshan Asghar, Jari Tervonen and Petri Pulli (University of Oulu, Finland); Goshiro Yamamoto (Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan)

Thursday, March 26, 12:20 - 13:30

Lunchgo to top

Thursday, March 26, 13:30 - 15:10

THA3: PHY Technologies for Body Area Networks Igo to top

Room I
Chair: Takahiro Aoyagi (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Stochastic Spectral Occupancy Modeling: A Body Area Network Perspective in ISM Band
Muhammad Hasnain Virk, Risto Vuohtoniemi, Matti Hämäläinen, Jari Iinatti and Juha-Pekka Mäkelä (University of Oulu, Finland)
System Parameter Adjustment of FM-DCSK UWB for Different Medical Environments
Lin Wang, Tingting Huang and Weikai Xu (Xiamen University, P.R. China)
An Energy-Efficient Switching Technique for 2-bit /Cycle SAR ADCs
Dune-Ting Fan, Ren-Hao Yeh, Yuan-Sun Chu and Tsung-Heng Tsai (National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan)
Architecture and Communication Protocols for Cognitive Radio Network Enabled Hospital
Ishtiak Al Mamoon (Bangladesh & Presidency University Bangladesh, Bangladesh); Akm Muzahidul Islam (University Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia); Dr. Sabariah Baharun (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia); Komaki Shozo (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia); Ashir Ahmed (Kyushu University & Grameen Communications, Japan)
Performance Evaluation on Transmit Polarization Diversity for Implant UWB-IR Communications
Yuto Shimizu, Daisuke Anzai and Jianqing Wang (Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan)

THB3: Sensing and Signal Processing Techniques for Medical Healthcare Applicationsgo to top

Room II
Chair: Jianqing Wang (Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan)
Regularizing Multi-bands Common Spatial Patterns (RMCSP): A Data Processing Method for Brain-Computer Interface
Thang Quoc Le and Chivalai Temiyasathit (King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (KMITL), Thailand)
Reversible Blind Data Hiding for Verifying Integrity and Authenticating MRI and X-Ray Images
Angelos Fylakis, Anja Keskinarkaus, Vesa Kiviniemi and Tapio Seppänen (University of Oulu, Finland)
Estimating Surrounding Symptom Level of Dementia Patient by Sleep Stage
Shingo Tomura, Tomohiro Harada, Hiroyuki Sato and Keiki Takadama (The University of Electro-Communications, Japan); Makoto Aoki (Aoki Hospital, Japan)
Automatic Localization and Segmentation of Optic Disc in Fundus Image Using Morphology and Level Set
Ting Yu (Lanzhou University, P.R. China); Yide Ma and Wen Li (Lanzhou University, P.R. China)
Breathing Motion Artifact Cancellation in PPG-Based Heart Rate Sensing
Takunori Shimazaki and Shinsuke Hara (Osaka City University, Japan)

Thursday, March 26, 15:30 - 17:10

THA4: PHY Technologies for Body Area Networks IIgo to top

Room I
Chair: Jari Iinatti (University of Oulu, Finland)
On IEEE 802.15.6 IR-UWB ED Receiver Performance in the Presence of Multiuser Interference
Kensuke Nakanishi (Corporate Research & Development Center & Toshiba Corporation, Japan); Ville Niemelä, Matti Hämäläinen and Jari Iinatti (University of Oulu, Finland); Shinsuke Hara (Osaka City University, Japan)
Loose Synchronization Method for Low-power Superregenerative Wake-up Receiver
Juha Petäjäjärvi and Konstantin Mikhaylov (University of Oulu, Finland); Heikki Karvonen (University of Oulu, Centre for Wireless Communications, Finland); Risto Vuohtoniemi and Matti Hämäläinen (University of Oulu, Finland)
The Sensitivity of Joint Source-Channel Coding Based on Double Protograph LDPC Codes to Source Statistics
Lin Wang (Xiamen University, P.R. China); Huihui Wu (McMaster University, Canada); Shaohua Hong (Xiamen University, P.R. China)
Interference Mitigation Method Using Orthogonal Matched Filter with Modified Hermite Pulse for UWB-BAN Assuming Multi-user and Multi-system Environment
Takumi Kobayashi (Yokohama National University & Graduate School of Engineering, Japan); Chika Sugimoto (Yokohama National University, Japan); Ryuji Kohno (Yokohama National University & University of Oulu, Japan)
Uplink/Downlink Channels for the Dependable Medical Channel Coding Through the Cellular Standards 3G with End to End Connection of BAN
Emtithal Ahmed Talha (University of Medical Science and Technology, Sudan); Ryuji Kohno (Yokohama National University & University of Oulu, Japan)

Thursday, March 26, 17:10 - 17:15

* No Specific Closing Ceremonygo to top