Associate Professor Masahiro Takatsuka

Associate Head of School
School of Information Technologies

J12 - The School of Information Technologies
The University of Sydney

Telephone +61 2 9351 5903
Fax +61 2 9351 3838

Website School of Information Technologies

Teaching and supervision

COMP2129 - Operating Systems and Machine Principles

COMP5028 - Object-Oriented Design

COMP5048 - Information Visualisation

COMP5116 - Internet Protocols

ENGG1805 - Professional Engineering and IT

Selected grants

2011

  • Visual Analytics for High Volume Multi Attribute Financial Data Streams; Takatsuka M, Eades P, Peat M; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Projects (LP).
  • Visual Interaction Methods for Clustered Graphs; Eades P, Takatsuka M, Hong S; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Projects (LP).
  • Holoshop: The design, implementation and evaluation of rapid 3D drawing technology for content creation in holograms and other three dimensional displays; Dawson P, Gregory R, Takatsuka M, Yoshikawa H; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).
  • LNK: 2011/Round1/ARC Linkage Project LP110100519 Visual Interaction Methods for Clustered Graphs; Hong S, Takatsuka M, Hirshorn J, Eades P; Tom Sawyer Software (USA)/Project Support.

2009

  • Establishment of an International Research Project on Distributed Intense Collaboration Environment; Takatsuka M; DVC International/IPDF Grant.

2007

  • Multi-dimensional scaling and visualisation of hierachial market surveillnace data - CRC Project No: PA5026; Takatsuka M; BLO - CRC Capital Markets/Research Grants.

2006

  • Multidimensional data visualization using geodesic self organizing map; Takatsuka M; University of Sydney/Bridging Support.
  • Semantic Image Access with Intelligent User Interaction; Feng D, Wang Z, Takatsuka M, Li S, Warren J, Li S; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Projects (LP).
  • Spherical Spatialization of Financial Data; Takatsuka M, Aitken M, Hale R; Capital Markets CRC/Research Grants.

2005

  • X-ray tomographic analysis and modelling of metallurgical coke; Jones A, Takatsuka M, Loo B, Andriopoulos N, Magnussen P, Mahoney M, Magnussen J, Loo C, Tsafnat N; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Projects (LP).
  • Information geometrical framework for analysing the visualization mechanism of a Self Organizing Map; Takatsuka M; University of Sydney/Research & Development.

2004

  • Access table: A networked visualization workbench using 3-D spatial user interface; Takatsuka M; DVC Research/Research and Development Scheme: Research and Development (R&D).
  • Development of an Inter-View System; Thurbon J, Darling N, Takatsuka M; Canon Information Systems Research Australia (CiSRA)/Research Grants.

2003

  • An application of graph drawing techniques to support component-oriented visual programming; Takatsuka M; DVC Research/Research and Development Scheme: Newly Appointed Staff (NAS).

2002

  • Knowledge acquisition and Machine Learning, Smart Personal Assistant Project 01; Takatsuka M, Yacef K, Tobias J, Davis J, Kay J, Koprinska I, Poon J; Smart Internet Technology Cooperative Research Centre/Cooperative Research Centres.

2001

  • Natural Adaptive User Interface Prototype, NAUI-Project 01; Davis J, Koprinska I, Poon J, Takatsuka M, Yacef K, Kay J, Tobias J; Smart Internet Technology Cooperative Research Centre/BLO Project.

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Mohd Yatid, M., Takatsuka, M. (2014). Understanding Spatial and Non-Spatial Cues in Representing Categorical Information. In Mao Lin Huang, Weidong Huang (Eds.), Innovative Approaches of Data Visualization and Visual Analytics, (pp. 46-67). Hershey, Pennsylvania: IGI Global.
  • Zhou, J., Takatsuka, M. (2009). Structural Relationship Preservation in Volume Rendering. In Miao, Huaikou; Lee, Roger; Hu, Gongzu (Eds.), Computer and Information Science 2009, (pp. 229-238). Germany: Springer.
  • Takatsuka, M. (2008). Simultaneous visualization of attributes and relational spaces and n-dimensional path finding using GeodesicSOMs. In Heizo Tokutaka (Eds.), Self-Organizing Map, (pp. 161-177). Japan: Springer.
  • Takatsuka, M. (2007). Extending from a spherical SOM to a planer SOM: improving interactivity and readability. In Heizo Tokutaka, Masaaki Ohkita, Kikuro Fujimura (Eds.), Self-Organizing Maps and their applications, (pp. 19-29). Japan: Springer.
  • Eades, P., Hong, S., Nesbitt, K., Takatsuka, M. (2006). Information Display. In Albert Y Zomaya (Eds.), Handbook of Nature-Inspired and Innovative Computing, (pp. 633-655). New York: Springer Science + Business Media.

Journals

  • Zhou, J., Xiao, C., Takatsuka, M. (2013). A multi-dimensional importance metric for contour tree simplification. Journal of Visualization, 16(4), 341-349. [More Information]
  • Zhou, J., Takatsuka, M. (2009). Automatic Transfer Function Generation Using Contour Tree Controlled Residue Flow Model and Color Harmonics. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 15(6), 1481-1488.
  • Dawson, P., Gage, J., Takatsuka, M., Goyette, S. (2009). Modeling Light. Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging, 7233, 723307-1-723307-9.
  • Zhou, J., Xiao, C., Wang, Z., Takatsuka, M. (2008). A concept of volume rendering guided search process to analyze medical data set. Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics, 32(2), 140-149. [More Information]
  • Goyette, S., Takatsuka, M., Clark, S., Müller, R., Rey, P., Stegman, D. (2008). Increasing the Usability and Accessibility of Geodynamic Modelling Tools to the Geoscience Community: UnderworldGUI. Visual Geosciences, 13(1), 25-36. [More Information]
  • Smith, S., Takatsuka, M. (2007). Towards a Standards-based, Message-oriented Advanced Collaboration System. Journal of Research and Practice in Information Technology, 39(2), 91-100.
  • Wu, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2006). Spherical self-organizing map using efficient indexed geodesic data structure. Neural Networks, 19(6-7), 900-910.
  • Takatsuka, M. (2005). A component-oriented software authoring system for exploratory visualization. Future Generation Computer Systems: the international journal of grid computing: theory, methods and applications, 21(7), 1213-1222. [More Information]
  • Takatsuka, M., West, G., Venkatesh, S., Caelli, T. (2003). Low-cost interactive active range finder. Machine Vision And Applications, 14(3), 139-144. [More Information]
  • Takatsuka, M., Caelli, T., West, G., Venkatesh, S. (2002). An Application of "Agent-Oriented" Techniques to Symbolic Matching and Object Recognition. Pattern Recognition Letters, 23(4), 419-429.
  • Takatsuka, M., Gahegan, M. (2002). GeoVISTA Studio: A Codeless Visual Programming Environment for Geoscientific Data Analysis and Visualization. Computers and Geosciences, 28(10), 1131-1144.
  • Gahegan, M., Takatsuka, M., Wheeler, M., Hardisty, F. (2002). Introducing GeoVISTA Studio: An Integrated Suite of Visualization and Computational Methods for Exploration and Knowledge Construction in Geography. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 26(4), 267-292.
  • Takatsuka, M., Gahegan, M. (2001). Sharing Exploratory Geospatial Analysis and Decision Making Using GeoVISTA studio: From a Desktop to the Web. Journal of Geographic Information and Decision Analysis, 2(2), 129-139.

Conferences

  • Wang, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2013). Enhancing SOM based visualization methods for better data navigation. 20th International Conference on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP 2013), Heidelberg, Germany: Springer. [More Information]
  • Wang, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2013). Reverse painterly rendering. International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications, GRAPP 2012 and International Conference on Information Visualization Theory and Applications, IVAPP 2012, Rome, Italy: Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication (INSTICC). [More Information]
  • Wang, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2013). SOM based artistic styles visualization. 2013 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME), Piscataway, NJ: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
  • Dawson, P., Takatsuka, M. (2013). The Haptic Lines of Homeland. 9th International Symposium on Display Holography (ISDH 2012), Cambridge, Massachusetts: Institute of Physics Publishing. [More Information]
  • Wang, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2012). A Framework Towards Quantified Artistic Influences Analysis. 2012 International Conference on Digital Image Computing Techniques and Applications (DICTA), Piscataway: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
  • Mohd Yatid, M., Takatsuka, M. (2012). Understanding the effectiveness of visual cues to support categorical notification. 24th Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2012), New York: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). [More Information]
  • Mohd Yatid, M., Takatsuka, M. (2011). Awareness to Improve Interaction: Design of Distance Learning Environment. 23rd Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference: Design, Culture and Interaction (OzCHI 2011), Canberra, Australia: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
  • Zhou, J., Takatsuka, M. (2011). Importance driven contour tree simplification. 2011 International Conference on Internet Computing and Information Services (ICICIS 2011), Los Alamitos, CA, USA: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
  • Chung, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2011). The Self-Organizing Map Tree (SOMT) for Nonlinear Data Causality Prediction. The 18th International Conference on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP 2011), Heidelberg, Germany: Springer. [More Information]
  • Takatsuka, M., Bui, M. (2010). Parallel Batch Training of the Self-Organizing Map Using OpenCL. ICONIP 2010 - 17th International Conference on Neural Information Processing, Germany: Springer.
  • Cheng, K., Takatsuka, M. (2009). Hand Pointing Accuracy for Vision-Based Interative Systems. 12th IFIP TC 13 International Conference on Human-Computer Interation, INTERACT 2009, Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer.
  • Cheng, K., Takatsuka, M. (2009). Initial Evaluation of a Bare-Hand Interaction Technique for Large Displays using a Webcam. ACM SIGCHI Symposium on Engineering Interactive Computing Systems EICS 2009, United States: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
  • Liu, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2009). Interactive Hierarchical SOM for Image Retrieval Visualization. 16th International Conference on Neural Information Processing of the Asia-Pacific Neural Network Assembly, APNNA (ICONIP09), Berlin Heidelberg: Springer.
  • Ng, C., Takatsuka, M. (2009). Method of Frame Buffer Transmission over Reliable Multicast Network. Fifth International Conference on Collaboration Technologies (CollabTech 2009), Sydney, Australia: School of Information Technologies, University of Sydney.
  • Bui, M., Takatsuka, M. (2009). Quantifying the path preservation of SOM-based information landscapes. 16th International Conference on Neural Information Processing of the Asia-Pacific Neural Network Assembly, APNNA (ICONIP09), Berlin Heidelberg: Springer.
  • Ng, C., Takatsuka, M., Krumm-Heller, A. (2008). A High Speed Multimedia Collaboration Framework. CollabTech 2008, The Fourth International Conference on Collaboration Technologies, Tokyo, Japan: Information Processing Society of Japan.
  • Xin, Q., Chen, M., Takatsuka, M. (2008). Hand Segmentation on a Dynamic Screen using Image Subtraction. IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium 2008, United States: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Bui, M., Takatsuka, M. (2008). Path Finding on a Spherical SOM for Temporal Sequence Processing. IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium 2008, United States: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Wu, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2008). Visualizing Multivariate Networks: A Hybrid Approach. IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium 2008, United States: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Ng, C., Takatsuka, M. (2007). Bonjour-based Collaboration Service in a Remote Collaborative Environment. Apple University Consortium Conference 2007, Australia: Apple Australia.
  • Stavrakakis, J., Takatsuka, M. (2007). Out-of-Order Execution for Avoiding Head-of-Line Blocking in Remote 3D Graphics. Second IEEE Pacific Rim Symposium on Video and Image Technology (PSIVT 2007), Berlin, Germany: Springer.
  • Bui, M., Takatsuka, M. (2007). Path finding on a spherical SOM using the distance transform and floodplain analysis. WSOM 2007 - 6th International Workshop on the Self-Organizing Maps, Germany: Bielefeld University.
  • Zhang, X., Takatsuka, M. (2007). Put That There NOW: Group Dynamics of Tabletop Interaction under Time Pressure. TABLETOP 2007 Second Annual IEEE International Workshop on Horizontal Interactive Human-Computer Systems, Los Alamitos, California, United States: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Cheng, K., Takatsuka, M. (2006). Estimating Virtual Touchscreen for Fingertip Interaction with Large Displays. OZCHI 2006, Sydney: Computer-Human Interaction Special Interest Group (CHISIG).
  • Stavrakakis, J., Lau, Z., Lowe, N., Takatsuka, M. (2006). Exposing Application Graphics to a Dynamic Heterogeneous Network. 14th International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision WSCG 2006, Czech Republic: Winter School of Computer Graphics (WSCG).
  • Takatsuka, M., Stavrakakis, J. (2006). Shared Geometry-based Collaborative Exploratory Visualisation Environment. Combining Visualisation and Interaction to Facilitate Scientific Exploration and Discovery British HCI - V&I 2006, London: University of Amsterdam.
  • Chen, F., Close, B., Eades, P., Epps, J., Hutterer, P., Lichman, S., Takatsuka, M., Thomas, B., Wu, M. (2006). ViCAT: Visualization and Interaction on a Collaborative Access Table. TableTop: First IEEE International Workshop on Horizontal Interactive Human-Computer Systems 2006, Piscataway, USA: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Bui, M., Lowe, N., Takatsuka, M. (2006). Visualization of a Closed Three-Dimensional Surface using Portal-based Rendering. Asia Pacific Symposium on Information Visualization APVIS 2006, Australia: Australian Computer Society.
  • Wu, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2006). Visualizing Multivariate Network on the Surface of a Sphere. Asia Pacific Symposium on Information Visualization APVIS 2006, Australia: Australian Computer Society.
  • Wu, Y., Takatsuka, M., Webber, R. (2006). Visualizing Multivariate Network Using GeoSOM and Spherical Disk Layout. 12th Annual IEEE Symposium on Information Visualization InfoVis 2006, United States: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Stavrakakis, J., Lowe, N., Takatsuka, M. (2005). An On-Demand Streaming Protocol for 3D Graphics on the Grid. The APAC 2005 Conference and Exhibition on Advanced Computing, Grid Applications and eResearch, Australia: APAC.
  • Wu, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2005). Fast Spherical Self Organizing Map - Use of Indexed Geodesic Data Structure. 5th Workshop on the Self-Organizing Maps - WSOM 2005, Paris, France: SAMOS-MATISSE.
  • Yingxin, W., Takatsuka, M. (2005). Geodesic Self-Organizing Map. Conference on Visualization and Data Analysis 2005, USA: SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering.
  • Song, L., Takatsuka, M. (2005). Real-time 3D Finger Pointing for an Augmented Desk. User Interfaces 2005: Sixth Australasian User Interface Conference (AUIC2005), Sydney: Australian Computer Society.
  • Cheng, K., Takatsuka, M. (2005). Real-Time Monocular Tracking of View Frustum for Large Screen Human-Computer Interaction. Computer Science 2005: Twenty-Eighth Australasian Computer Science Conference (ACSC 2005), Sydney, NSW, Australia: Australian Computer Society.
  • Wu, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2005). The Geodesic Self-Organizing Map and Its Error Analysis. Computer Science 2005: Twenty-Eighth Australasian Computer Science Conference (ACSC 2005), Sydney, NSW, Australia: Australian Computer Society.
  • Wu, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2005). Three Dimensional Colour Pickers. Information Visualisation 2005 Asia-Pacific Symposium on Information Visualisation (APVIS 2005), Australia: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
  • Smith, S., Takatsuka, M. (2005). Towards a standards-based, message-oriented AccessGrid. The APAC 2005 Conference and Exhibition on Advanced Computing, Grid Applications and eResearch, Australia: APAC.
  • Li, W., Takatsuka, M. (2004). Adding Filtering To Geometric Distortion To Visualize A Clustered Graph On Small Screens. Australasian Symposium on Information Visualisation (InVis.au 2004), Darlinghurst, Australia: Australian Computer Society.
  • Shin, J., Knight, T., Takatsuka, M., Pow, D., Blacar, V. (2004). Binding of Glutamate Analogues to Substrate Recognition Site Subcellular Redistribution of Glutamate Transporter Glast in Astrocytes Cultured From Neonatal Rat Brain. 44th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology, USA: American Society for Cell Biology.
  • Murray, C., Merrick, D., Takatsuka, M. (2004). Graph Interaction Through Force-Based Skeletal Animation. Australasian Symposium on Information Visualisation (InVis.au 2004), Darlinghurst, Australia: Australian Computer Society.
  • Pulo, K., Takatsuka, M. (2003). Inclusion tree layout convention: an empirical investigation. Australasian Symposium on Information Visualisation 2003, Sydney: Australian Computer Society.
  • Takatsuka, M. (2003). JBeanStudio: A Component-Oriented Visual Software Authoring System for a Problem Solving Environment - Supporting Exploratory Visualization -. Computational Science – ICCS 2003, Berlin: Springer.
  • Pulo, K., Eades, P., Takatsuka, M. (2003). Smooth structural zooming of h-v inclusion tree layouts. Coordinated and Multiple Views in Exploratory Visualization, USA: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Takatsuka, M. (2001). An application of the Self-Organizing Map and interactive 3-D visualization to geospatial data. Sixth International Conference on GeoComputation.
  • Takatsuka, M., Gahegan, M. (2001). Exploratory Geospatial Analysis Using GeoVISTA Studio: From a Desktop to the Web. Second International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE'01), USA: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

2014

  • Mohd Yatid, M., Takatsuka, M. (2014). Understanding Spatial and Non-Spatial Cues in Representing Categorical Information. In Mao Lin Huang, Weidong Huang (Eds.), Innovative Approaches of Data Visualization and Visual Analytics, (pp. 46-67). Hershey, Pennsylvania: IGI Global.

2013

  • Zhou, J., Xiao, C., Takatsuka, M. (2013). A multi-dimensional importance metric for contour tree simplification. Journal of Visualization, 16(4), 341-349. [More Information]
  • Wang, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2013). Enhancing SOM based visualization methods for better data navigation. 20th International Conference on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP 2013), Heidelberg, Germany: Springer. [More Information]
  • Wang, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2013). Reverse painterly rendering. International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications, GRAPP 2012 and International Conference on Information Visualization Theory and Applications, IVAPP 2012, Rome, Italy: Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication (INSTICC). [More Information]
  • Wang, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2013). SOM based artistic styles visualization. 2013 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME), Piscataway, NJ: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
  • Dawson, P., Takatsuka, M. (2013). The Haptic Lines of Homeland. 9th International Symposium on Display Holography (ISDH 2012), Cambridge, Massachusetts: Institute of Physics Publishing. [More Information]

2012

  • Wang, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2012). A Framework Towards Quantified Artistic Influences Analysis. 2012 International Conference on Digital Image Computing Techniques and Applications (DICTA), Piscataway: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
  • Mohd Yatid, M., Takatsuka, M. (2012). Understanding the effectiveness of visual cues to support categorical notification. 24th Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2012), New York: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). [More Information]

2011

  • Mohd Yatid, M., Takatsuka, M. (2011). Awareness to Improve Interaction: Design of Distance Learning Environment. 23rd Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference: Design, Culture and Interaction (OzCHI 2011), Canberra, Australia: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
  • Zhou, J., Takatsuka, M. (2011). Importance driven contour tree simplification. 2011 International Conference on Internet Computing and Information Services (ICICIS 2011), Los Alamitos, CA, USA: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
  • Chung, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2011). The Self-Organizing Map Tree (SOMT) for Nonlinear Data Causality Prediction. The 18th International Conference on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP 2011), Heidelberg, Germany: Springer. [More Information]

2010

  • Takatsuka, M., Bui, M. (2010). Parallel Batch Training of the Self-Organizing Map Using OpenCL. ICONIP 2010 - 17th International Conference on Neural Information Processing, Germany: Springer.

2009

  • Zhou, J., Takatsuka, M. (2009). Automatic Transfer Function Generation Using Contour Tree Controlled Residue Flow Model and Color Harmonics. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 15(6), 1481-1488.
  • Cheng, K., Takatsuka, M. (2009). Hand Pointing Accuracy for Vision-Based Interative Systems. 12th IFIP TC 13 International Conference on Human-Computer Interation, INTERACT 2009, Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer.
  • Cheng, K., Takatsuka, M. (2009). Initial Evaluation of a Bare-Hand Interaction Technique for Large Displays using a Webcam. ACM SIGCHI Symposium on Engineering Interactive Computing Systems EICS 2009, United States: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
  • Liu, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2009). Interactive Hierarchical SOM for Image Retrieval Visualization. 16th International Conference on Neural Information Processing of the Asia-Pacific Neural Network Assembly, APNNA (ICONIP09), Berlin Heidelberg: Springer.
  • Ng, C., Takatsuka, M. (2009). Method of Frame Buffer Transmission over Reliable Multicast Network. Fifth International Conference on Collaboration Technologies (CollabTech 2009), Sydney, Australia: School of Information Technologies, University of Sydney.
  • Dawson, P., Gage, J., Takatsuka, M., Goyette, S. (2009). Modeling Light. Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging, 7233, 723307-1-723307-9.
  • Bui, M., Takatsuka, M. (2009). Quantifying the path preservation of SOM-based information landscapes. 16th International Conference on Neural Information Processing of the Asia-Pacific Neural Network Assembly, APNNA (ICONIP09), Berlin Heidelberg: Springer.
  • Zhou, J., Takatsuka, M. (2009). Structural Relationship Preservation in Volume Rendering. In Miao, Huaikou; Lee, Roger; Hu, Gongzu (Eds.), Computer and Information Science 2009, (pp. 229-238). Germany: Springer.

2008

  • Zhou, J., Xiao, C., Wang, Z., Takatsuka, M. (2008). A concept of volume rendering guided search process to analyze medical data set. Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics, 32(2), 140-149. [More Information]
  • Ng, C., Takatsuka, M., Krumm-Heller, A. (2008). A High Speed Multimedia Collaboration Framework. CollabTech 2008, The Fourth International Conference on Collaboration Technologies, Tokyo, Japan: Information Processing Society of Japan.
  • Xin, Q., Chen, M., Takatsuka, M. (2008). Hand Segmentation on a Dynamic Screen using Image Subtraction. IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium 2008, United States: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Goyette, S., Takatsuka, M., Clark, S., Müller, R., Rey, P., Stegman, D. (2008). Increasing the Usability and Accessibility of Geodynamic Modelling Tools to the Geoscience Community: UnderworldGUI. Visual Geosciences, 13(1), 25-36. [More Information]
  • Bui, M., Takatsuka, M. (2008). Path Finding on a Spherical SOM for Temporal Sequence Processing. IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium 2008, United States: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Takatsuka, M. (2008). Simultaneous visualization of attributes and relational spaces and n-dimensional path finding using GeodesicSOMs. In Heizo Tokutaka (Eds.), Self-Organizing Map, (pp. 161-177). Japan: Springer.
  • Wu, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2008). Visualizing Multivariate Networks: A Hybrid Approach. IEEE Pacific Visualization Symposium 2008, United States: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

2007

  • Ng, C., Takatsuka, M. (2007). Bonjour-based Collaboration Service in a Remote Collaborative Environment. Apple University Consortium Conference 2007, Australia: Apple Australia.
  • Takatsuka, M. (2007). Extending from a spherical SOM to a planer SOM: improving interactivity and readability. In Heizo Tokutaka, Masaaki Ohkita, Kikuro Fujimura (Eds.), Self-Organizing Maps and their applications, (pp. 19-29). Japan: Springer.
  • Stavrakakis, J., Takatsuka, M. (2007). Out-of-Order Execution for Avoiding Head-of-Line Blocking in Remote 3D Graphics. Second IEEE Pacific Rim Symposium on Video and Image Technology (PSIVT 2007), Berlin, Germany: Springer.
  • Bui, M., Takatsuka, M. (2007). Path finding on a spherical SOM using the distance transform and floodplain analysis. WSOM 2007 - 6th International Workshop on the Self-Organizing Maps, Germany: Bielefeld University.
  • Zhang, X., Takatsuka, M. (2007). Put That There NOW: Group Dynamics of Tabletop Interaction under Time Pressure. TABLETOP 2007 Second Annual IEEE International Workshop on Horizontal Interactive Human-Computer Systems, Los Alamitos, California, United States: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Smith, S., Takatsuka, M. (2007). Towards a Standards-based, Message-oriented Advanced Collaboration System. Journal of Research and Practice in Information Technology, 39(2), 91-100.

2006

  • Cheng, K., Takatsuka, M. (2006). Estimating Virtual Touchscreen for Fingertip Interaction with Large Displays. OZCHI 2006, Sydney: Computer-Human Interaction Special Interest Group (CHISIG).
  • Stavrakakis, J., Lau, Z., Lowe, N., Takatsuka, M. (2006). Exposing Application Graphics to a Dynamic Heterogeneous Network. 14th International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision WSCG 2006, Czech Republic: Winter School of Computer Graphics (WSCG).
  • Eades, P., Hong, S., Nesbitt, K., Takatsuka, M. (2006). Information Display. In Albert Y Zomaya (Eds.), Handbook of Nature-Inspired and Innovative Computing, (pp. 633-655). New York: Springer Science + Business Media.
  • Takatsuka, M., Stavrakakis, J. (2006). Shared Geometry-based Collaborative Exploratory Visualisation Environment. Combining Visualisation and Interaction to Facilitate Scientific Exploration and Discovery British HCI - V&I 2006, London: University of Amsterdam.
  • Wu, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2006). Spherical self-organizing map using efficient indexed geodesic data structure. Neural Networks, 19(6-7), 900-910.
  • Chen, F., Close, B., Eades, P., Epps, J., Hutterer, P., Lichman, S., Takatsuka, M., Thomas, B., Wu, M. (2006). ViCAT: Visualization and Interaction on a Collaborative Access Table. TableTop: First IEEE International Workshop on Horizontal Interactive Human-Computer Systems 2006, Piscataway, USA: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Bui, M., Lowe, N., Takatsuka, M. (2006). Visualization of a Closed Three-Dimensional Surface using Portal-based Rendering. Asia Pacific Symposium on Information Visualization APVIS 2006, Australia: Australian Computer Society.
  • Wu, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2006). Visualizing Multivariate Network on the Surface of a Sphere. Asia Pacific Symposium on Information Visualization APVIS 2006, Australia: Australian Computer Society.
  • Wu, Y., Takatsuka, M., Webber, R. (2006). Visualizing Multivariate Network Using GeoSOM and Spherical Disk Layout. 12th Annual IEEE Symposium on Information Visualization InfoVis 2006, United States: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

2005

  • Takatsuka, M. (2005). A component-oriented software authoring system for exploratory visualization. Future Generation Computer Systems: the international journal of grid computing: theory, methods and applications, 21(7), 1213-1222. [More Information]
  • Stavrakakis, J., Lowe, N., Takatsuka, M. (2005). An On-Demand Streaming Protocol for 3D Graphics on the Grid. The APAC 2005 Conference and Exhibition on Advanced Computing, Grid Applications and eResearch, Australia: APAC.
  • Wu, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2005). Fast Spherical Self Organizing Map - Use of Indexed Geodesic Data Structure. 5th Workshop on the Self-Organizing Maps - WSOM 2005, Paris, France: SAMOS-MATISSE.
  • Yingxin, W., Takatsuka, M. (2005). Geodesic Self-Organizing Map. Conference on Visualization and Data Analysis 2005, USA: SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering.
  • Song, L., Takatsuka, M. (2005). Real-time 3D Finger Pointing for an Augmented Desk. User Interfaces 2005: Sixth Australasian User Interface Conference (AUIC2005), Sydney: Australian Computer Society.
  • Cheng, K., Takatsuka, M. (2005). Real-Time Monocular Tracking of View Frustum for Large Screen Human-Computer Interaction. Computer Science 2005: Twenty-Eighth Australasian Computer Science Conference (ACSC 2005), Sydney, NSW, Australia: Australian Computer Society.
  • Wu, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2005). The Geodesic Self-Organizing Map and Its Error Analysis. Computer Science 2005: Twenty-Eighth Australasian Computer Science Conference (ACSC 2005), Sydney, NSW, Australia: Australian Computer Society.
  • Wu, Y., Takatsuka, M. (2005). Three Dimensional Colour Pickers. Information Visualisation 2005 Asia-Pacific Symposium on Information Visualisation (APVIS 2005), Australia: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
  • Smith, S., Takatsuka, M. (2005). Towards a standards-based, message-oriented AccessGrid. The APAC 2005 Conference and Exhibition on Advanced Computing, Grid Applications and eResearch, Australia: APAC.

2004

  • Li, W., Takatsuka, M. (2004). Adding Filtering To Geometric Distortion To Visualize A Clustered Graph On Small Screens. Australasian Symposium on Information Visualisation (InVis.au 2004), Darlinghurst, Australia: Australian Computer Society.
  • Shin, J., Knight, T., Takatsuka, M., Pow, D., Blacar, V. (2004). Binding of Glutamate Analogues to Substrate Recognition Site Subcellular Redistribution of Glutamate Transporter Glast in Astrocytes Cultured From Neonatal Rat Brain. 44th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology, USA: American Society for Cell Biology.
  • Murray, C., Merrick, D., Takatsuka, M. (2004). Graph Interaction Through Force-Based Skeletal Animation. Australasian Symposium on Information Visualisation (InVis.au 2004), Darlinghurst, Australia: Australian Computer Society.

2003

  • Pulo, K., Takatsuka, M. (2003). Inclusion tree layout convention: an empirical investigation. Australasian Symposium on Information Visualisation 2003, Sydney: Australian Computer Society.
  • Takatsuka, M. (2003). JBeanStudio: A Component-Oriented Visual Software Authoring System for a Problem Solving Environment - Supporting Exploratory Visualization -. Computational Science – ICCS 2003, Berlin: Springer.
  • Takatsuka, M., West, G., Venkatesh, S., Caelli, T. (2003). Low-cost interactive active range finder. Machine Vision And Applications, 14(3), 139-144. [More Information]
  • Pulo, K., Eades, P., Takatsuka, M. (2003). Smooth structural zooming of h-v inclusion tree layouts. Coordinated and Multiple Views in Exploratory Visualization, USA: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

2002

  • Takatsuka, M., Caelli, T., West, G., Venkatesh, S. (2002). An Application of "Agent-Oriented" Techniques to Symbolic Matching and Object Recognition. Pattern Recognition Letters, 23(4), 419-429.
  • Takatsuka, M., Gahegan, M. (2002). GeoVISTA Studio: A Codeless Visual Programming Environment for Geoscientific Data Analysis and Visualization. Computers and Geosciences, 28(10), 1131-1144.
  • Gahegan, M., Takatsuka, M., Wheeler, M., Hardisty, F. (2002). Introducing GeoVISTA Studio: An Integrated Suite of Visualization and Computational Methods for Exploration and Knowledge Construction in Geography. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 26(4), 267-292.

2001

  • Takatsuka, M. (2001). An application of the Self-Organizing Map and interactive 3-D visualization to geospatial data. Sixth International Conference on GeoComputation.
  • Takatsuka, M., Gahegan, M. (2001). Exploratory Geospatial Analysis Using GeoVISTA Studio: From a Desktop to the Web. Second International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE'01), USA: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Takatsuka, M., Gahegan, M. (2001). Sharing Exploratory Geospatial Analysis and Decision Making Using GeoVISTA studio: From a Desktop to the Web. Journal of Geographic Information and Decision Analysis, 2(2), 129-139.

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