Eiji Kawai: , Ph.D.http://kawai.naist.jp/~eiji-ka/
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Eiji Kawai is a research associate professor with Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST). He received the B.S. degree in mathematics from Kyoto University in 1996 and the M.E. and D.E. degrees in information systems from Nara Institute of Science and Technology in 1998 and 2001, respectively. From 2000 to 2003, he was an awarded researcher with Japan Science and Technology Corporation (JST). From 2003 to 2006, he was an assistant professor with Research Division of Digital Library, NAIST. From 2005 to 2006, he was also an assistant professor with Graduate School of Information Science, NAIST.
His research interests cover various topics relevant to distributed computing environments, such as network protocols, information services, programming languages, operating systems, system design, system security, and performance evaluation. He is a member of ACM, IEEE, IPSJ (Information Processing Society of Japan), IEICE (the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers), and JSSST (Japan Society for Software Science and Technology).