I am a PhD student in natural language processing at the Graduate University for Advanced Studies and supervised by Yusuke Miyao at the University of Tokyo. I am interested in how humans create metaphorical expressions and how to model such processes in computational frameworks.


  • Natural Language Processing (Text Generation)
  • Cognitive Linguistics (Metaphor)



Journal Article

  • Automatically Computable Metrics to Generate Metaphorical Verb Expressions
    Akira Miyazawa and Yusuke Miyao. 2019.
    Journal of Natural Language Processing 26. In press.

Conference Proceedings

Non-refereed Domestic Conferences