foodmodel Food Modeling

Heads: Shinichi Hirai
Contact: Zhongkui Wang

Date: 2009 - 2014

Mailing address:
Dept. Robotics, Ritsumeikan Univ.
Kusatsu, Shiga 525-8577, Japan

Supported by:

Associated lab/group:
Tanaka Lab. (Dept.Computer Science)

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Project Description

This research will establish a modeling method of food to simulate food manufacturing and food eating processes. We will build a simulation model of manufacturing process of Japanese sweets.
2017/8/10 World Business Satellite Japan (TV Tokyo) introduced our research on food modeling and printable hands.
2009/11/20 Experience on Japanese sweet making at Oimatsu.
2008/5/27-30 Presentation at FOOMA JAPAN 2008 Academic Plaza. (HP)


Name Title Degree
Zhongkui Wang Ritsumeikan University Ph.D
Ota Hirohito Graduated Master of Eng.
Nagata Tomoaki Graduated Master of Eng.


Oral Presentations



Simulating bacon deformation (mp4 7.3MB)

Indentation of food material (mp4 132MB)

Keep shape in bacon deformation

Final shape in bacon deformation

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