Yoshihiro TANAKA, received his Ph.D. (Eng.) from Tohoku University in 2006. He was a Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science in 2005. In 2006, he was a Research Associate with Nagoya Institute of Technology and is working as a Professor since 2021. He was a Visiting Researcher at Utrecht University (2011) and a PRESTO Researcher of the Japan Science and Technology Agency (2014-2018). His research interests include haptic perception, tactile interfaces, tactile design, and human-human/robot cooperation with shared haptic perception. He also serves as an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Haptics from 2020.