Professor, Theoretical Computer Science Group|
Dr. Yamashita received his B.E. and M.E. degrees
from Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan in 1974 and 1977, respectively.
He received his Doctor of Engineering degree from Nagoya University,
Nagoya, Japan in 1981.
From 1980 to 1985, he was with the Department of Information and Computer Sciences,
Toyohashi University of Technology, Aichi, Japan.
he joined the Faculty of Engineering at Hiroshima University
as an associate professor,
and was a professor from 1992 to 1998.
He has held visiting appointments several times with
Simon Fraser University, B.C., Canada and
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, WI, USA.
His research interest includes distributed algorithms/systems,
parallel algorithms, and cooperative systems.
He is a member of the Institute of Electronics,
Information and Communication Engineers of Japan, the Information Processing
Society of Japan, SIAM Japan, IEEE, and ACM.