Search Results 1-20 of 385

  • Long-Period Employment, Service Innovation, and Profit

    青葉 暢子 , Nobuko AOBA

    … However, no study has examined whether human resource development with a long-term vision drives business innovation and enables a firm to remain competitive. …

    鳴門教育大学研究紀要 = Research bulletin of Naruto University of Education (35), 245-251, 2020-03-10

    IR  DOI 

  • Why Certain Platform Operators Harm Their Ecosystem Rationally?

    Takakuwa Kentaro

    … Hence, this paper discusses the conditions that cause platform operators to harm their ecosystem, as a preparation of developing the long-term platforms' competitive strategy. …

    Journal of Strategic Management Studies 12(1), 59-73, 2020


  • Joint Multi-Patch and Multi-Task CNNs for Robust Face Recognition

    LIU Yanfei , CHEN Junhua , QIU Yu

    … To further enhance the pose insensitiveness of the learned face representation, we also introduce a similarity regularization term on features of the two tasks to propose a regularization loss. … Experiments on Multi-PIE dataset demonstrate the effectiveness of the proposed method, and we achieve a competitive performance compared with state-of-the-art methods on Labeled Face in the Wild (LFW), YouTube Faces (YTF) and MegaFace Challenge.</p> …

    IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems E103.D(10), 2178-2187, 2020


  • A Strategic Design Guideline for Open Business Models

    Tsutsui Yusuke , Yamada Nao , Mitake Yuya , Sholihah Mar'atus , Shimomura Yoshiki

    … <p>To realize a competitive product-service system, a manufacturer is required to change its closed business model and develop open and sustainable alliances with external partners. … By incorporating an OBM in its operations, a company can receive several benefits, such as long-term profits, by providing new customer value and diversifying risks due to uncertainty in the market environment. …

    International Journal of Automation Technology 14(5), 678-689, 2020


  • A development of strategic design tool for open business model  [in Japanese]

    TSUTSUI Yusuke , YAMADA Nao , MITAKE Yuya , SHIMOMURA Yoshiki

    … This condition triggers the manufacturing companies to reconsider the competitive advantage of their value propositions and to promote their change not only their product but their closed business models. … If the companies can transform their business model to OBM, they can receive several benefits such as long-term profits through providing new customer value, diversifying risks due to uncertainty in the market environment, and shortening the development period for products and services. …

    Transactions of the JSME (in Japanese), 2020


  • Design and Practice of Gaming Experiment to Contribute to Policy Discussions for Energy Transition  [in Japanese]

    Suzuki Kengo , Ogihara Arashi , Nakai Keita

    … <p>In liberalized energy markets, the long-term benefit of whole society, i.e. the energy transition from fossil fuels to renewables, conflicts with the short-term profit of each company because the price competition dampen the investments in new technologies. … This study investigates how the subjective realities of energy companies affect the progress in the energy transition under the dilemma between the long-term investments and short-term competitions. …



  • Surgical Phase Recognition with Wearable Video Camera for Computer-aided Orthopaedic Surgery-AI Navigation System

    NISHIO Shoichi , HOSSAIN Belayat , NII Manabu , YAGI Naomi , HIRANAKA Takafumi , KOBASHI Syoji

    … The proposed method is based on a convolutional-long short-term memory (LSTM) network. … We also investigate the efficient CNN model in some competitive models such as VGG16, DenseNet, and ResNet to improve the recognition accuracy. …

    International Journal of Affective Engineering 19(2), 137-143, 2020


  • Gradient-Based Architecture Search for Deep Multimodal Neural Networks  [in Japanese]

    FUNOKI Yushiro , ONO Satoshi

    … The proposed method can deal with variable-length sequential input data because it includes a Long Short-Term Memory (LSTM) as one of operators. … Experiments with the emotion recognition dataset that includes time-series data have shown that the proposed method searched for the architecture that has competitive performance with the network manually designed in the previous work.</p> …

    Proceedings of the Annual Conference of JSAI JSAI2020(0), 1J3OS1003-1J3OS1003, 2020


  • 4th Industrial Revolution and Economy of System:-- The need for industrial system innovation in Japan from the perspective of paradigm shift --  [in Japanese]

    FUJINO Naoaki

    … The various aspects are business model, the architecture and coordination mechanism of the industrial system, the method of products and solution development, the competitive environment, policies of industrial and science & … from a comprehensive and long-term perspective.<br> …

    Oukan (Journal of Transdisciplinary Federation of Science and Technology) 14(1), 50-63, 2020


  • Effects of intrastriatal memantine infusion in a mouse model of hemi-parkinsonism  [in Japanese]

    Kasahara Jiro , Ogawa Masatoshi , Zhou Yu , Tsuji Ryosuke , Goto Satoshi

    … However, long-term treatment with levodopa is often complicated by the development of adverse effects such as abnormal involuntary movements (AIMs), referred to as levodopa-induced dyskinesia (LIDs). … We here report the pharmacological effects of the intrastriatal infusion of memantine, a non-competitive <i>N</i>-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor antagonist, in a 6-OHDA-lesioned mouse model of hemiparkinsonism. …

    Proceedings for Annual Meeting of The Japanese Pharmacological Society 93(0), 3-O-104, 2020


  • Evaluation of the Knees of Asymptomatic Kangoo Jumpers with MR Imaging

    Polat Barış , Aydın Deniz , Polat Ayşe Esin , Gürpınar Tahsin , Özmanevra Ramadan , Dirik Mehmet Alp

    … The control group was comprised of 20 volunteers from the same age group and with similar weights who did not participate in any competitive sports, in a total of 40 MRI scans. … These MRI findings may be associated with acute knee injuries or chronic joint problems such as osteoarthritis, which may develop in long-term follow-up studies.</p> …

    Magnetic Resonance in Medical Sciences 19(1), 7-13, 2020


  • Repeated sprint training in hypoxia delays fatigue during 30-sec all-out sprint and reduces blood lactate concentrations after exercise in trained cyclists: a case study

    Takei Naoya , Kakinoki Katsuyuki , Hatta Hideo

    … <p>Repeated sprint training in hypoxia (RSH) is a potential training strategy to improve short-term high-intensity sprint ability and evoke adaptation of lactate metabolism. … The effects of glycogen sparing and increased lactate oxidation would provide a competitive advantage to athletes performing multiple sprints.</p> …

    The Journal of Physical Fitness and Sports Medicine 9(1), 31-35, 2020

    J-STAGE  Ichushi Web 

  • Intrastriatal Memantine Infusion Dampens Levodopa-Induced Dyskinesia and Motor Deficits in a Mouse Model of Hemiparkinsonism

    Ogawa Masatoshi , Zhou Yu , Tsuji Ryosuke , Kasahara Jiro , Goto Satoshi

    … Although the administration of dopamine precursor levodopa remains as the mainstay for the treatment of Parkinson's disease, long-term exposure to levodopa often causes a disabling complication, referred to as levodopa-induced dyskinesias. …

    Frontiers in Neurology (10), 1258, 2019-12-05


  • Thiopurine-mediated impairment of hematopoietic stem and leukemia cells in Nudt15R138C knock-in mice.

    TATSUMI Goichi , KAWAHARA Masahiro , IMAI Takayuki , NISHISHITA-ASAI Ai , NISHIDA Atsushi , INATOMI Osamu , YOKOYAMA Akihiko , KAKUTA Yoichi , KITO Katsuyuki , ANDOH Akira , 辰巳 剛一 , 河原 真大 , 今井 隆行 , 浅井 愛 , 西田 淳史 , 稲富 理 , 木藤 克之 , 安藤 朗

    … A competitive transplantation assay revealed that not only Nudt15R138C/R138C HSPCs, but also Nudt15+/R138C HSPCs suffered stronger damage than Nudt15+/+ HSPCs, even by lower-dose MP, after long-term administration. …

    Leukemia, 2019-10-24


  • 〈Review〉The Progress of Tissue Stem Cell Researches Accelerates the Development of the Radiological Protection System

    宮崎 振一郎

    Competitive interactions have been observed not only in stem cell niches, but also between cells, and could be relevant for maintaining tissue fitness and protection against aging. … Much recent attention seems to given to the concept of adhesion in competitive interactions, that is the ability of stem cells to remain in the niche for long-term self-renewal. …

    近畿大学原子力研究所年報 = Annual Report of Kindai University Atomic Energy Research Institute (55), 13-26, 2019-03-22


  • Query Expansion for Microblog Retrieval Focusing on an Ensemble of Features

    Abu Nowshed Chy , Md Zia Ullah , Masaki Aono

    … Next, we devise several new features to select the temporally and semantically relevant expansion terms by leveraging the temporal, word embedding, and sentiment association of candidate term and query. … Moreover, we also utilize the lexical and twitter specific features to quantify the term relatedness. …

    情報処理学会論文誌 60(1), 2019-01-15


  • Low Price Strategy in Brand Pharmaceutical Companies::Impact of Authorized Generic and its Positioning  [in Japanese]

    Hirosaki Shin

    … Compared with general generics, AG has some merits in terms of its pre-sale, advanced efficacies, or other competitive advantages. … Moreover, the competitive advantage of AG is high and it even gains an overwhelming share in the market. … However, because the drug prices of Bio-same (as AG) and Biosimilar as general generics are different, the influence on AG's medium and long-term industrial structure has finally become a problem in biopharmaceuticals in the recent year. …

    Annals of the Society for Industrial Studies, Japan 2019(34), 69-89, 2019


  • Possibility of the β-adrenoceptor dependent synaptic plasticity in the bed nucleus of stria terminalis contribute to the lipopolysaccharide-induced depressive-like behaviors  [in Japanese]

    Kanno Mki , Fukuwada Nao , Seki Kenjiro

    … It has been reported that the stimulation of β-adrenoceptor with NMDA receptor in BNST causes the long-term synaptic potentiation (LTP). … However, bilateral intra-BNST injection of propranolol with MK-801, a non-competitive NMDA receptor antagonist, completely prevented the LPS-induced increase in the immobility time during TST. …

    Proceedings for Annual Meeting of The Japanese Pharmacological Society 92(0), 3-P-027, 2019


  • Elections and Popular Uprisings Under Authoritarianism: Short-term Promotion and Long-term Prevention  [in Japanese]

    KADOYA Hisashi , TANIGUCHI Yukiko

    … <p>Since the end of the Cold War, there has been an increase in authoritarian regime to conduct competitive elections. … This result is consistent with the previous study that examined that elections destabilize authoritarian regimes in the short term, but stabilizes them in the long run. …

    Japanese Journal of Comparative Politics 5(0), 1-18, 2019


  • Selection Method for Competitive Ability of Timothy (<i>Phleum pratense</i> L.) against Rhizomatous Grass Weeds under Field Conditions:1. Method to evaluate competitive ability under weedy conditions  [in Japanese]

    Ashikaga Kazunori , Deguchi Kenzaburo

    … <p>Improvement of the competitive ability of timothy (<i>Phleum pratense</i> … L.) through breeding should lead to long-term maintenance of high-quality vegetation in timothy-based grasslands. … In this study, we investigated differences in the competitive ability of 20 clonal lines of timothy against quackgrass and reed canarygrass. …

    Japanese Journal of Grassland Science 65(3), 167-172, 2019


Page Top