Dr. Muzhen Xu Promoted to Assistant Professor

Dr. Xu Zhen was promoted to Assistant Professor at the Neuromorphic AI Hardware Research Center, effective May 1, 2024.

After obtaining her Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Tokyo in 2023, Dr. Xu joined the center as a postdoctoral researcher and contributed to the development of energy-efficient neuromorphic chips for AI applications.

As an Assistant Professor, she will utilize her expertise in materials, nanoelectronics, and programming to explore advanced materials and device architectures inspired by the brain’s computational systems. She will drive cutting-edge research in neuromorphic hardware design at the center.

Dr. Xu’s comment: “I am delighted to continue groundbreaking research as a faculty member of this center.”

Special Section with NOLTA, IEICE

We organize the Special Section on Recent Progress in Neuromorphic AI Hardware, Nonlinear Theory and Its Applications (NOLTA), IEICE, which is an open-access journal. The special section is a joint project with the symposium, inviting papers from researchers that are qualified to present their work in the 5th International Symposium on Neuromorphic AI Hardware.

The deadline for the submission is April 1stApril 15th (the submission is closed). Please refer to Call for papers.


Guest Chief EditorHirofumi TanakaKyushu Institute of Technology
Guest Co-EditorKonrad SzaciłowskiAGH University of Krakow
Guest Co-EditorTakashi MorieKyushu Institute of Technology
Guest Associate EditorTakuya MatsumotoOsaka University
Guest Associate EditorHakaru TamukohKyushu Institute of Technology
Guest Associate EditorTsuyoshi HasegawaWaseda University
Guest Associate EditorMasanori TakabayashiKyushu Institute of Technology
Guest Associate EditorShusaku NaganoRikkyo University
Guest Associate EditorYuichi KatoriFuture University Hakodate
Guest Associate EditorOsamu NomuraKyushu Institute of Technology
Guest SecretaryYuichiro TanakaKyushu Institute of Technology
Guest SecretaryYuki UsamiKyushu Institute of Technology
Advisory Yoshihiko HorioTohoku University

The 10th Neumorph Seminar by Dr. Sonoh

On December 4, 2023, we invited Dr. Satoshi Sonoo of Toshiba to give a lecture on large-scale language models. This lecture was also delivered as a lecture “AAR Seminar” of the Graduate School of LSSE, Kyutech.

New promotion video is avaibale

On February 27, 2023, we uploaded a new promotion video of the center. We have tried to make the video that is easy to understand for high school students and technical college students who are aiming to go on to our university. Please watch it.

Introduced in a newspaper Nikkei Shinbun

On July 26th, the news that the director, Prof. Hirofumi Tanaka received the honorary degree of the Suranaree University of Technology by the princess of Thailand was introduced in the newspaper Nikkei Shinbun.

The news is available here.