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

 
Soma S, Saiki A, Yoshida J, Ríos A, Kawabata M, Sakai Y, Isomura Y
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience      Oct 2017   [Refereed]
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

 
Defect of prospective and retrospective time scales in reinforcement learning behind Obsessive Compulsive Disorder [Invited]
Yutaka Sakai
The 2nd International Symposium on the Science of Mental Time, Sep. 12-13, 2017, Nara, Japan   13 Sep 2017   
Computational model of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) [Invited]
Yutaka Sakai, Yuki Sakai, Saori C Tanaka
The 40th Annual Meeting of the Japan Neuroscience Society   21 Jul 2017   
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
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Mar 1995
Faculty of Science, Kyoto University