Clip from Hirochika Inoue Interview

Prof. Hirochika Inoue is a Professor Emeritus of the University of Tokyo, advisor with the Digital Human Engineering Research Center at the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) in Tokyo, and an IEEE Life Member. Dr. Inoue has done seminal work on force feedback in dextrous manipulation, real-time vision systems for robots, hand-eye systems, vision guided vehicles, and humanoid robotics. In this video clip, Prof. Inoue explains how he got started doing research in robotics when he entered graduate school in 1965 by choosing to do his doctoral thesis on the automatic control of a bilateral manipulator turning a crank.