This webpage summarizes the IEEE papers published by researchers in Japan. This list has been maintained and published since 2015, and aims to

  • recognize the transition in research that has taken place in Japan,
  • understand the bias of researcher population in different fields, and
  • acknowledge the outstanding contributions made by respectful researchers.

The following figures show the ratio of Japan-related papers published between 2016 and 2021. Specifically, the number of papers published by researchers in Japan is counted for each IEEE journal or magazine, and divided by the total number of published papers.

Scope of the List

The scope of the list includes IEEE journals and magazines specializing in the following topics: wireless communications, computer networks, signal processing, information theory, control theory, and robotics.

The term a researcher in Japan is defined as a researcher who belongs to any organization in Japan, including a research institute, university, company, and so forth. the maintainer never considered the nationalities of the researchers on the list. However, since all papers were collected automatically based on the author name, this list contains a huge number of researchers who have Japanese name and live outside Japan. Please keep this limitation in mind.

Related Works

We can find similar lists of academic papers in the field of computer science. The following lists are available online:

This webpage was inspired by the above works.

List of Journals & Magazines (A to Z)

This webpage supports 51 / 295 = 17.29% of all the IEEE journals and magazines. The researchers who have highly contributed to each journal are also listed below, together with the total number of his or her published papers.


This list mainly consists of data extracted from DBLP, which has been released under the open data commons attribution license (ODC-BY 1.0). This website has been released for non-commercial purposes and is licensed under ODC-BY 1.0, along with DBLP.