Masaki Ogura


About me

Academic Background
2007 B.Eng., Kyoto University
2009 M.Sc in Informatics, Kyoto University
2014 Ph.D. in Mathematics, Texas Tech University
Professional Experience
2014 - Feb 2017 Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Pennsylvania
Supervisor: Professor Victor M. Preciado
Mar 2017 - present Assistant Professor, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan

Short Bio

Masaki Ogura is an Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of Information Science at the Nara Institute of Science and Technology, where he is affiliated with Intelligent System Control Laboratory. He received his M.Sc. degree in Informatics from Kyoto University in 2009, and his Ph.D. in Mathematics from Texas Tech University in 2014. From 2014 to 2017, he was a Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Pennsylvania. His research interests include network science, dynamical systems, and stochastic processes with applications in spreading processes over temporal networks and bet-hedging mechanisms in biological populations.

Selected Awards

Outstanding Paper Award, SICE 4th Multi-Symposium on Control Systems
Young Researcher Award, SICE Kansai Chapter
Summer Dissertation/Thesis Research Award, Texas Tech University
Cash Family Endowed Fellowship, Texas Tech University
Best Paper Award, SICE
Ronald M. Anderson Scholarship, Texas Tech University
Gordon Fuller Mathematics Scholarship, Texas Tech University

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Academic Activities