R&D Planning Group Leader


The Internet for your life.
My research focus is on Advanced network management for new style Internet life.

Research Topics

  • netconf
  • XML Application

Professional Activity



  • Sone, Takuro, Shin Kato, Ray Atarashi, Jin Nakazato, Manabu Tsukada, and Hiroshi Esaki. 2023. "An Ontology for Spatio-Temporal Media Management and an Interactive Application" Future Internet 15, no. 7: 225. https://doi.org/10.3390/fi15070225
  • Rei S. Atarashi, Shigeru Miyake, Stuart Weibel, Fred Baker:"QoS Policy Control by Application on the Next Generation Internet Technology", IEICE transactions on Information and Systems. Aug. 2002. (Invited)

International Conferences

  • Ray Atarashi, Takuro Sone, Yu Komohara, Manabu Tsukada, Takashi Kasuya, Hiraku Okumura, Masahiro Ikeda, and Hiroshi Esaki, "The Software Defined Media Ontology for Music Events", SAAM2018(Workshop on Semantic Applications for Audio and Music 2018), Oct. 2018.
  • Argyrios G. Tasiopoulos, Ray Atarashi, Ioannis Psaras, George Pavlou, "On the Bitrate Adaptation of Shared Media Experience Services", Internet-QoE Workshop, SIGCOMM 2017. (Link: https://dl.acm.org/authorize.cfm?key=N34721)
  • Ray Atarashi, "The Network Configuration Related Standardization", The 1st International Conference on Advanced Imaging, June, 2015.
  • Yoshiharu Tsuzaki, Ray Atarashi, Tatsuya Hayashi, "Development of an Automatic Managing System of Wide-area Distributed Networks with Defined Network Specification", 1st International Workshop on Management of SDN and NFV Systems, The International Conference on Network and Service Management (CNSM), October, 2014.
  • Yasuhiro Teramoto, Ray Atarashi, Yoshifumi Atarashi, Yasuo Okabe, "Managing Networks Independently of the Physical Topology by Service Defined Network", IEEE COMPSAC2013, ADMNET Workshop, July, 2013.
  • Ray Atarashi, "Home network with the Configurator", The 1st Global Conference on Consumer Electronics (GCCE2012), October, 2012.
  • Yasuhiro Teramoto, Ray Atarashi, Yasuo Okabe, "Automated Configuration of L2 Networ using Service Defined Network (SvDN)", AsiaFI Summer School, August, 2012.
  • Atsushi Yamada, Fumio Adachi, Yushi Komachi, Ray Atarashi: "An Approach to Integrated Access for a variety of Museum Information", 2004 Symposium on Applications and the Internet Workshops (SAINT'04 Workshops), pp.268-271, Jan., 2004
  • Masatoshi Kawarasaki, Ray Atarashi:" Policy Based Content Delivery Management Using Metadata", 2004 Symposium on Applications and the Internet Workshops (SAINT'04 Workshops), pp.272-279, Jan., 2004
  • Masakazu Imai, Ray Atarashi: "An Experiments Using JGN v6 at Tottori University of Environmental Studies", 2004 Symposium on Applications and the Internet Workshops (SAINT'04 Workshops), pp.131-135, Jan., 2004
  • Ray S. Atarashi, Junichi Kishigami, Shigeo Sugimoto: "Metadata and new challenges", 2003 Symposium on Applications and the Internet Workshops (SAINT'03 Workshops), pp.395-398, Jan., 2003
  • Rei S.Atarashi, Shigeru Miyake, Fred Baker: "Policy Control Network Architecture using Metadata", DC-2002: Metadata for e-Communities: Supporting Diversity and Convergence, pp.101-104, Oct., 2002.
  • Rei S.Atarashi, Hiroyuki Ohno, Makoto Niimi, Kunihiro Chihara:"Policy Control Mechanism managed by Metadata", International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications 2001 (DC2001), pp.101-104, Oct., 2001.
  • Rei S.Atarashi, Masakazu Imai, Hideki Sunahara, Kunihiro Chihara, Tadashi Katata:
    "Building Archaeological Photograph Library", Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries, 4th European Conference (ECDL2000), pp.456-460, Sep., 2000.
  • Keiko Okawa, Akira Kato, Jim Gast, Rei Atarashi, Yasuharu Toyabe, Lawrence H. Landweber, Jun Murai: "Global collaboration for the joint University course on the next generation Internet", The Internet Global Summit INET2000, July, 2000.
  • Rei S.Atarashi, Hideki Sunahara: "Distributed Digital Lecture Archive System: Model and Implementation", International Symposium on Research, Development and Practice in Degital Libraries 1999 (ISDL'99), pp.143-146, Sep., 1999.
  • H.Sunahara, R.(Suzuki)Atarashi, T.Nishimura, et al: "NAIST Digital Library", Second Europian Conference, ECDL'98, 1998, pp.907 -- 908
  • Y.Kawasaki, R.(Suzuki)Atarashi, H.Sunahara, "NAIST Digital Video Library: Tools for Restructuring Video Data for the Content Based Information Retrieval - A Representative Image of Shot Concept for the Internet", Second Europian Conference, ECDL'98, 1998, pp.645 -- 646
  • Rei Suzuki(Atarashi), Hideki Sunahara, Masakazu Imai, Kunihiro Chihara, "Building Digital Library Systems - NAIST Challenge -," International Symposium on Research, Development and Practice in Degital Libraries 1997 (ISDL'97), 28-31, 1997年11月. (Invited Paper)


  • IEC 62608-1:2014 "Multimedia home network configuration - Basic reference model - Part 1: System model"
  • IEC 62608-2:2017 "Multimedia home network configuration - Basic reference model - Part 2: Operational model"