Born 1976 in Ishikawa. Completed a doctoral course at the School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo. Doctor of Engineering. Engages in studies of music and user interfaces based on artificial intelligence (AI), and is at once active as a DJ and producer. After spending time as assistant researcher at the Sony Computer Science Laboratories Paris (Sony CSL Paris), established Qosmo Inc. in 2009. Recent works include the AI-based production of a music video for Brian Eno. He continues to explore ways of expanding the creative potential in the coexistence of man and AI.