Yu Ukai

Yu Ukai

M.S. student

Rekimoto Laboratory
Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies The University of Tokyo


Bachelor in Environmental Information (Information & Computer Network), Keio University, 2011.


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Research Theme

Human-Computer-Interaction, Swimming assistant system, Underwater Robot

Research Projects

Swimoid: a swim suppor system using an underwater buddy robot

Work experience


2012/02 – 2012/08

Lead Instructor

2011/01 –
Teaching Android/iOS app development and designing a curriculum


  • Yu Ukai, Jun Rekimoto Swimoid: A Swim Support System using An Underwater Buddy Robot Full Paper, 4th International Conference in Cooperation with ACM SIGCHI(AH2013), March 2013

  • Yu Ukai, Jun Rekimoto Swimoid: Interacting with An Underwater Buddy Robot Late Breaking Report & Video,8th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction(HRI2013), March 2013

  • 鵜飼 佑,暦本 純一 Swimoid: 伴泳ロボットを用いた水泳支援システム 登壇発表,WISS2012, September 2012