Yutaka Sakai

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Name
Yutaka Sakai
URL
http://spike.lab.tamagawa.ac.jp/index-e.html
Affiliation
Tamagawa University
Section
Brain Science Institute
Job title
Associate professor
Degree
Ph.D(Kyoto University)

Profile

A biological brain is an excellent learning machine. I am exploring brain functions, which have not yet been achieved by artificial computers, with multiple levels of approach from synaptic learning rules to learning behavior of animals.

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2013
 - 
Today
Professor, Tamagawa University Brain Science Institute
 
Apr 2007
 - 
Mar 2013
Associate Professor, Tamagawa University Brain Science Institute
 
Apr 2004
 - 
Mar 2007
Associate Professor, College of Engineering, Tamagawa University
 
Apr 2000
 - 
Mar 2004
Research Associate, Faculty of Engineering, Saitama University
 
Apr 1997
 - 
Mar 2000
Ph.D course, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University
 

Published Papers

 
Saiki A, Sakai Y, Fukabori R, Soma S, Yoshida J, Kawabata M, Yawo H, Kobayashi K, Kimura M, Isomura Y
Cerebral cortex (New York, N.Y. : 1991)      Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Takiyama K, Sakai Y
Neural networks : the official journal of the International Neural Network Society   86 80-89   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Kimura R, Saiki A, Fujiwara-Tsukamoto Y, Sakai Y, Isomura Y
The Journal of physiology   595(1) 385-413   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
Takiyama K, Sakai Y
Scientific reports   6 23331   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Hosaka R, Sakai Y
Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics   92(4) 042705   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Yamaguchi Y, Aihara T, Sakai Y
Neural networks : the official journal of the International Neural Network Society   62 83-90   Feb 2015   [Refereed]
Saiki A, Kimura R, Samura T, Fujiwara-Tsukamoto Y, Sakai Y, Isomura Y
PloS one   9 e98662   2014   [Refereed]
Kimura R, Saiki A, Fujiwara-Tsukamoto Y, Ohkubo F, Kitamura K, Matsuzaki M, Sakai Y, Isomura Y
Journal of neurophysiology   108 1781-1792   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Yamaguchi Y, Sakai Y
Neural networks : the official journal of the International Neural Network Society   35 88-91   Aug 2012   [Refereed]
Sakai Y, Wada K
Cognitive neurodynamics   3 33-38   Mar 2009   [Refereed]
Sakai Y, Fukai T
Neural computation   20(1) 227-251   Jan 2008   [Refereed]
Sakai Y, Fukai T
PloS one   3 e3795   2008   [Refereed]
Kurashige H, Sakai Y
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn.   76(11) 114802.1-114802.7   Nov 2007   [Refereed]
Hosaka R, Sakai Y, Ikeguchi T, Yoshizawa S
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn.   75(12) 124007.1-124007.7   Dec 2006   [Refereed]
Sakai Y, Okamoto H, Fukai T
Neural networks : the official journal of the International Neural Network Society   19(8) 1091-1105   Oct 2006   [Refereed]
Sakai Y, Nakano K, Yoshizawa S
Neurocomputing   58 351-357   2004   [Refereed]
Amari S, Nakahara H, Wu S, Sakai Y
Neural computation   15(1) 127-142   Jan 2003   [Refereed]
Sakai Y
Bio Systems   67 221-227   Oct 2002   [Refereed]
Shinomoto S, Sakai Y, Ohno H
Bio Systems   67 259-263   Oct 2002   [Refereed]
Sakai Y, Funahashi S, Shinomoto S
Neural networks : the official journal of the International Neural Network Society   12(7/8) 1181-1190   Oct 1999   [Refereed]
Shinomoto S, Sakai Y, Funahashi S
Neural computation   11(4) 935-951   May 1999   [Refereed]
Shigeru Shinomoto, Yutaka Sakai
Philosophical Magazine B   77(5) 1549-1555   1998   [Refereed]

Misc

 
佐村俊和, 林初男, 酒井裕, 相原威
日本神経回路学会誌   21(2) 50-56   Jun 2014
SAKAI Yutaka
基礎心理学研究   31(2) 187-191   Mar 2013
Yutaka Sakai
Brain Science Dictionary   DOI:10.14931/bsd.788   Feb 2013   [Refereed][Invited]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
A model-based reinforcement learning model using Rescorla-Wagner principle reproduces Pavlovian-to-Instrumental Transfer
Okitsu K, Sakai Y
Neuroscience 2016, The Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA, USA, Nov 11-16, 2016   16 Nov 2016   
Computational model of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
utaka Sakai (Tamagawa Univ), Yuki Sakai (ATR; Kyoto Prefectural Univ. of Med.), Saori C Tanaka
Workshop on the Mechanism of Brain and Mind 2016   6 Jan 2016   
Toshikazu Samura,Yutaka Sakai,Hatsuo Hayashi,Takeshi Aihara
Neural Information Processing - 23rd International Conference, ICONIP 2016, Kyoto, Japan, October 16-21, 2016, Proceedings, Part I   2016   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(A))
Project Year: 2007 - 2009    Investigator(s): Minoru TSUKADA

Education

 
Apr 1995
 - 
Mar 2000
Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University
 
Apr 1991
 - 
Mar 1995
Faculty of Science, Kyoto University