Takayuki Ishizaki Laboratory

Tokyo Institute of Technology

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[Recruitment] Project on atomic clock networks with NICT, Gunma U etc has been adopted by the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications. [more]

Ishizaki received The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology. [Link]

Online lecture videos and handouts of Network Control Systems (4Q) are open to the public. [Link]

Our lab is supported by the following projects and grants.

Commissioned Research Project

Research Leader

  • Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC) "R&D of Frequency Synchronization Technology with Compact Atomic Clocks: Distributed Time Synchronization Algorithm" (2022-2026.03.31) [Link]

Main Co-Researcher

  • JST-Mirai Program (Small-start Type) Advanced Intelligent Information Society Domain "Carbon-Neutral Digital Twin with Energy Big Data", Representative: Manabu Ihara (Tokyo Tech) (2022.10.01-2025.03.31)

Research Grants

Principal Investigator

  • TEPCO Memorial Foundation Research Grant (Basic Research) "Modular Design of Data-Adaptive Decentralized Control Systems Towards Sustainable Renewable Power Supply" (2020.04.01-2023.03.31) [Link]


  • JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A) "Mathematical Foundations of Multi-Agent Optimization" (2020.04.01-2024.03.31) [Link]


  • Tokyo Tech Academy of Energy and Informatics [Link]

  • Super Smart Society Promotion Consortium [Link]

  • 2022.09.21 R&D proposal (Rep: Prof. Ihara) was selected for Advanced Intelligent Information Society Domain of JST-Mirai Program.

  • 2022.09.20 Zhao (B2) joined our lab.

  • 2022.06.22 Project proposal with NICT, Gunma U, and others has been adopted by MIC.

  • 2022.04.01 Kawano and Shimizu (M1) joined our lab.

  • 2022.03.16 Onishi, Ichimura, and Oda (B3) joined our lab.

  • 2021.10.01 Konya (M1), Yuan (M1) Uekawa (Research Student), and Polanco (Research Student) joined our lab.

  • 2021.04.06 Ishizaki received The Young Scientists’ Award of the Commendation for Science and Technology by MEXT. [Link]

  • 2021.04.01 Kinoshita (D1) joined our lab.

  • 2021.03.15 Taya and Oda (B3) joined our lab.

  • 2020.12.18 Ishizaki received IEEE Control Systems Magazine Outstanding Paper Award. [Link]

  • 2020.11.04 Work on retrofit control was announced as a press release from Tokyo Tech. [Link]

  • 2020.10.28 Work on modulairy-in-design of decentralized control systems based on retrofit control was accepted as Full Paper in IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control.

  • 2020.10.06 Nishino (B3) joined our lab.

  • 2020.08.15 Work on day-ahead energy market under the planned balancing policy in Japan was accepted as a paper in Energy Economics.

  • 2020.04.01 Ito and Kimura (B4) joined our lab.

  • 2020.04.01 Ishizaki lab started up.

Department of Systems and Control Engineering

School of Engineering

Tokyo Institute of Technology

W8 west building, 2-12-1, Ookayama, Meguro, Tokyo, 152-8552, Japan

W405 (Ishizaki) Tel & Fax: +81-3-5734-3179 Mailbox: W8-23

W408 (students) Tel & Fax: +81-5734-3216

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Past Research Projects

Principal Investigator

  • School of Engineering Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientist Incentive Award "Development of GUILDA: An Open Smart Energy Management Simulator" (-2022.03.31)

  • JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Early-Career Scientists "Development of Retrofit Control Theory for Large-Scale Network Systems" (2018.04.01-2021.03.31) [Link]

  • Tokyo Tech Challenging Research President's Honorary Award "Design Theory for System of Systems Towards Future Smart Grid Development" (2018.07.01-2019.03.31) [Link]

  • School of Engineering Grant-in-Aid for Assistant Professors "Development of Retrofit Methods for Decentralized Control Systems" (-2017.03.31)

  • JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) "Hierarchical Distributed Control for Large-Scale Network Systems" (2014.04.01-2017.03.31) [Link]

  • JSPS Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows "Analysis and Synthesis of Complex Large-Scale Network Systems" (2011.04.01-2012.10.31) [Link]


  • JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A) "Glocal Traffic Control of Next Generation Transportation Systems" (2018.04.01-2022.03.31) [Link]

  • Joint research with TOSHIBA (2015.09.01-2017.03.31)

Project Team Member

  • JST Strategic Basic Research Programs, Solution-Driven Co-creative R&D Program for SDGs(SOLVE for SDGs)"Development of clean energy prosumer model aiming at community participation by utilizing hydrogen technology" (2019.11-) [Link]

  • JST-Mirai Program "Development of grid cooperative/distributed real time smart energy system permitting large scale installation of renewable energy power source premising low-cost social implementation" (2018.11-) [Link]

  • JST CREST Strategic Basic Research Programs EMS Area (2012.04-2020.03) [Link]

  • COOPS Joint Lab Project of the National Research Council of Italy(2014.12-2018.09)[Link]

  • FIRST Aihara Innovative Mathematical Modelling Project2012.11-2014.03