Hideki Mori received his MS and PhD both from Keio University in 1974 and 1978, respectively. He joined the Faculty at Toyo University from 1978 to 2008. He was a University Scholar of the Department of Computer Science of UCLA in 1984. He was a Visiting Professor of the Graduate School of Open Information Systems of Toyo University. He is a Professor of the department of Network Design, School of Interdisciplinary Mathematical Sciences of Meiji University. His research interests include parallel architecture, distributed processing and fault-tolerant computation. Most recently, his research has emphasized on fault-tolerant systems and distributed parallel processing. He is a member of IEEE, ACM, IPSJ and IEICE.