Faculty Introduction

HARADA, Yasushi

Specially Appointed Professor

Research Contents

Utilization of infographics for knowledge sharing

Research on infographic production method which expresses information contents attractively.
Development of learning materials, exhibits, interactive contents, and applying dynamic infographic graphics to the interfaces.
(E.g. Digital Storytelling, Interactive Media)

Real Time Documentation

A study of a method to visualize experiences.(Application of knowledge visualization)
We will explore ways to record and express events as they progress using illustrations and images for workshops, lessons, etc. We will use this expression as a medium for reviewing people participating in activities. Furthermore, it will be developed as a tool for communicating with the surrounding people.

Design for community contribution

Research on participant’s design methods.
Participant’s design refers to activities that enter the target community as a member and gradually build his/her own place while working with the members to solve the problems and present the possibilities to the community.