On 10th May 2017, Kyohei Otsu, D3:at that time. Candidate, Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Systems, wins a Certificate of Merit for Best Presentation for outstanding paper presentation at The Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan Annual Conference. 

“A Study on Monocular Visual Odometry using Parabolic Motion Constraints” This research proposed a novel approach to monocular vision-based localization with application to asteroid hoppers.

It would be a great honor for me to receive this award. I will keep contributing to the technology development for future challenging space missions.