Prof. Yasuura graduated Graduate School of Engineering of Kyoto University in 1978.
He served associate professor of Kyoto University and became Professor of Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Engineering Sciences of Kyushu University in 1991. Since 2008, he has been a Trustee and Executive Vice President of Kyushu University.
He is also serving as a Vice President of the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (IEICE), an Associate Member of Science Council of Japan and the director of Fukuoka Asia Urban Research Center.
His major is Computer Science and Electronics.