Paper Published / 21 December, 2016 / Project: Visual Illusion

Eggs illusion: Local shape deformation generated by a grid pattern

Authors: Kun Qian, Hiroyuki Mitsudo.

Journal: Journal of Vision (IF2015: 2.341)

Find Open Access Link HERE

Field Survey in China / 21-28 November & 4-10 December, 2016 / Project: Future Earth

Paper industries and electronic waste recycling

Main visiting sites:

Gold HongYe Paper Group, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China. A member of APP China.

Gold HuaSheng Paper Co., Suzhou, Jiangsu, China. A member of APP China.

Gold East Paper (Jiangsu) Co., Ltd., Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, China. A member of APP China.

Guiyu Town, Shantou, Guangdong, China. Place with serious problem on electronic waste.

PIC of Students’ Training Program in Indonesia / 10-16 October / Project: Decision Science

Palm oil industries and conglomerates in Indonesia

Main visiting sites:

PT. Ivomas Tunggal, Riau, Indonesia. A oil palm plantation owned by SMART.

Libo Palm Oil Mill & KCP, Riau, Indonesia. A oil palm mill owned by SMART.

AEON Mall BSD City, Tangerang, Banten, Indonesia. Developed by AEON Mall and Sinar Mas Land.

PIC of Students’ Training Program in Finland / 21-30 September / Project: Decision Science

Human science, history, culture and art in Europe

Main visiting sites:

Department of Social Psychology, University of Helsinki.

Perho Culinary, Tourism & Business College.

Hanken School of Economics

Reaktor, h.q.

SimLab, Aalto University.

Marimekko, h.q.

The Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments, UNESCO World Heritage Site (Cultural).

Suomenlinna, UNESCO World Heritage Site (Cultural).

Research Grant / 1 April, 2017 / Project: Entomophagy

Cultural factors of entomophagy: for the popularization of a healthy and sustainable alternative food source


LOTTE Research Promotion Grant, April 2017 to March 2020.

ロッテ財団奨励研究助成, 助成期間3年間

Conference Presentation / 30 August, 2017 / Project: Visual Illusion

The eggs illusion: Inducing factors of an illusory shape deformation

Authors: Kun Qian, Hiroyuki Mitsudo.

Conference: The 40th European Conference on Visual Perception (ECVP 2017), Berlin, Germany. 

Find conference program HERE

Research Grant (as co-investigator) / 1 July, 2017 / Project: Face & Body

KAKENHI (Innovative Areas) “Construction of the Face-Body studies in transcultural conditions”. Planned study A01-P02



Co-investigator (Renkei-kenkyusha)