Prof. Kazuya Masu received B.E., M.E. and Ph.D. degrees in Electronics Engineering from Tokyo Tech. He was an assistant professor and an associate professor with Tohoku University from 1982. In 2000, he moved to Tokyo Tech. He is currently a professor and Director-General of Institute of Innovative Research, Tokyo Tech. He was a visiting Professor in Georgia Institute of Technology in 2002 and 2005. He has published more than 225 papers in scientific journals. He received IEICE Electronics Society Award in 2004, IEICE Achievement Award in 2013, and IEEJ Outstanding Achievement Award in 2014. He served as Vice President of JSAP in 2014-2015. He is JSAP Fellow, IEEJ Fellow, and IEICE Fellow.