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Dr Takebumi ITAGAKI obtained a BEng from Waseda University (Japan) and a PhD in Engineering/Music from University of Durham (UK) in 1998. In 2000, he moved to Brunel University London as a Lecturer in Engineering. He contributed towards the several EU-IST FP5/FP6 research projects, including the SAVANT Project as the prime contractor and administrative coordinator, and the INSTINCT Project as the project manager. He was coordinating the EU CIP PSP Project DTV4All. His expertise include: Digital TV system (DVB, ISDB), Digital Signal Processing, Parallel Processing, Computer Music and Computer Architecture. Currently, he is one of the coordinators of ITU-T Focus Group Audio Visual Accessibility – Working Group D.


BEng (Waseda, Japan), PG Dipl (City, London), PhD (Dunelm)


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Newest selected publications

Almutairi, E., Abbod, M. and Itagaki, T. (2020) 'Mathematical Modelling of Diabetes Mellitus and the Associated Risk Factors in Saudi Arabia'.UKSim2020. Cambridge.Open Access Link

Conference paper

Nawaiseh, A., Abbod, M. and Itagaki, T. (2020) 'Financial Statement Audit using Support Vector Machines, Artificial Neural Networks and K-Nearest Neighbour: Empirical study of UK and Ireland.'.UK Sim 2020. Cambridge.Open Access Link

Conference paper

Itagaki, T., Owens, T. and Orero, P. (2016) 'Digital TV Accessibility - analogue switch off in Europe and Africa'.IST-Africa Week Conference. Durban, South Africa. 11 - 8 August. IIMC International Information Management Corporation. pp. 1 - 8.Open Access Link

Conference paper

Owens, TJ. and Itagaki, T. (2015) 'CHOICE: D1.3 E-book “Roadmap towards strengthened EU-China ICT R&D cooperation” – second end of year report'. Place of publication: CHOICE project. Available at: Access Link


Deigmoeller, J., Itagaki, T., Just, N. and Stoll, G. (2012) 'Contextual cropping and scaling of TV productions'. Multimedia Tools and Applications, 61 (3). pp. 623 - 644. ISSN: 1380-7501 Open Access Link

Journal article
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