Jun-ichiro Kawahara

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Jun-ichiro Kawahara
Hokkaido University
Graduate School of Letters

Research Areas


Awards & Honors

Sep 2017
The Sanitary-Mask Effect on Perceived Facial Attractiveness, .

Published Papers

Distance estimation by blindfolded sighted participants using echolocation
Tomoki Maezawa, Jun-ichiro Kawahara
Perception      Jan 2020   [Refereed]
Maezawa, T., & Kawahara, J.
i-Perception      Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Maezawa, T., Matsuishi, T., Ito, K., Kaji, S., Tsunokawa, M., & Kawahara, J.
Mammal Study   44 205-213   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Tsurumi, S., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M., & Kawahara, J.
Journal of Experimental Child Psychology   186 45-58   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
Kimihiro Shiomura, Jun-ichiro Kawahara
Japanese Psychological Research   61(2) 61   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Yamauchi, K., & Kawahara, J.
Acta Psychologica   192 200-211   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Tanda, T., & Kawahara, J.
Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics   81(6) 1880-1889   Aug 2019   [Refereed]
Yamauchi, K., & Kawahara, J.
Japanese Journal of Psychonomic Science      2019   [Refereed]
Jun-ichiro Kawahara
Behavioral Sciences   8(9)    Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Osugi, T., & Kawahara, J.
Perception   47 16-29   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Inukai, T., & Kawahara, J.
Frontiers in Psychology-Cognition   9(OCT)    2018   [Refereed]
Sato, H., & Kawahara, J.
Psychology   8 1229-1237   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Ito , M., & Kawahara, J.
Japanese Psychological Research   59(2) 188-198   Apr 2017   [Refereed]
Kondo, H. M., van Loon, A. M., Kawahara, J. I., & Moore, B. C. J.
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B      Feb 2017   [Refereed][Invited]
Oriet C, Pandey M, Kawahara JI
Consciousness and cognition   48 117-128   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Kawahara J.-I, Kumada T.
The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology      2016   [Refereed]
Ito M, Kawahara J.I.
Acta Psychologica   163 107-113   2016   [Refereed]
Inukai T, Shimomura T, Kawahara J.I.
Attention, Perception, and Psychophysics   78(1) 159-167   2016   [Refereed]
Miyazaki Y, Kawahara J.-I.
Japanese Psychological Research   58(3) 261-272   2016   [Refereed]
Kihara, K., Kondo, H. M., Y., & Kawahara, J.
The Journal of Neuroscience   36 8895-8901   2016   [Refereed]
Osugi T, Kawahara JI
Attention, perception & psychophysics   77(5) 1697-1714   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Kihara K, Takeuchi T, Yoshimoto S, Kondo H.M, Kawahara J.I.
Frontiers in Psychology   6(JUN)    2015   [Refereed]
Sato S, Kawahara JI
Psychological research   79(4) 523-533   Jul 2014   [Refereed]
Akashi N, Sambai A, Uno A, Kawahara J, Coltheart M.
Japan Journal of Logopedics and Phoniatrics   55(2) 162-166   2014   [Refereed]
Kawahara JI, Sato H
Attention, perception & psychophysics   75(6) 1096-1102   Aug 2013   [Refereed]
Osugi T, Kawahara JI
Quarterly journal of experimental psychology (2006)   66(1) 69-90   2013   [Refereed]
Kawahara J, Kitazaki M.
Proceedings - SAP 2013: ACM Symposium on Applied Perception      2013   [Refereed]
Kawahara J, Yanase K, Kitazaki M
Journal of vision   12(12)    Nov 2012   [Refereed]
Kihara K, Kawahara JI
Attention, perception & psychophysics   74(2) 312-321   Feb 2012   [Refereed]
Sato H, Takenaka I, Kawahara JI
Quarterly journal of experimental psychology (2006)   65(4) 617-623   2012   [Refereed]
Sato H, Kawahara J
Anxiety, stress, and coping   24(4) 359-367   Jul 2011   [Refereed]
Kawahara JI, Kihara K
Quarterly journal of experimental psychology (2006)   64(5) 991-1008   May 2011   [Refereed]
Atsunori Ariga, Jun ichiro Kawahara, Katsumi Watanabe
Visual Cognition   19(5) 553-584   May 2011   [Refereed]
The visual system dynamically modulates attention to identify a target embedded in a rapid sequence of nontargets. Typically, the accuracy of target identification increases as the number of preceding items increases and is maintained at this incr...
Olivers CN, Hulleman J, Spalek T, Kawahara J, Di Lollo V
Journal of experimental psychology. Human perception and performance   37(2) 396-408   Apr 2011   [Refereed]
Sato H, Kawahara JI
Cognition & emotion   26(1) 1-7   Mar 2011   [Refereed]
Kihara K, Yagi Y, Takeda Y, Kawahara JI
Journal of experimental psychology. Human perception and performance   37(1) 168-179   Feb 2011   [Refereed]
Kihara K, Kawahara J, Takeda Y
Behavior research methods   42(4) 1105-1113   Nov 2010   [Refereed]
Osugi T, Kumada T, Kawahara J
Attention, perception & psychophysics   72(8) 2144-2156   Nov 2010   [Refereed]
Kawahara J
Acta psychologica   135(1) 38-49   Sep 2010   [Refereed]
Akiko Oh-Uchi, Jun Ichiro Kawahara, Likio Sugano
Psychologia   53(2) 114-124   Jun 2010   [Refereed]
Recent studies on metaattention have demonstrated a tendency toward overestimating one's performance on attentionally demanding tasks. However, the extent to which such metacognitive failures apply to all attentional phenomena remains unclear. The...
Inukai T, Kumada T, Kawahara J
Attention, perception & psychophysics   72(4) 939-950   May 2010   [Refereed]
Inukai T, Kawahara J, Kumada T
Attention, perception & psychophysics   72(3) 658-666   Apr 2010   [Refereed]
Kawahara J
Consciousness and cognition   19(1) 107-124   Mar 2010   [Refereed]
Spalek TM, Kawahara J, Di Lollo V
Canadian journal of experimental psychology = Revue canadienne de psychologie experimentale   63(4) 319-322   Dec 2009   [Refereed]
Leber AB, Kawahara J, Gabari Y
Journal of experimental psychology. Human perception and performance   35(5) 1385-1397   Oct 2009   [Refereed]
Kawahara J
Journal of experimental psychology. Human perception and performance   35(4) 1043-1061   Aug 2009   [Refereed]
Osugi T, Kumada T, Kawahara J
Vision research   49(8) 851-861   Mar 2009   [Refereed]
Lleras A, Kawahara J, Levinthal BR
Journal of vision   9(3) 26.1-12   Mar 2009   [Refereed]
Olivers CN, Spalek TM, Kawahara J, Di Lollo V
Psychonomic bulletin & review   16(1) 214-8; discussion 219   Feb 2009   [Refereed]
Kawahara J, Enns JT
Journal of experimental psychology. Human perception and performance   35(1) 146-158   Feb 2009   [Refereed]
Lleras A, Levinthal BR, Kawahara J
Progress in brain research   176 195-213   2009   [Refereed]
Kihara K, Kawahara J, Takeda Y
Neuroreport   19(15) 1493-1496   Oct 2008   [Refereed]
Lleras A, Kawahara J, Wan XI, Ariga A
Perception & psychophysics   70(1) 114-131   Jan 2008   [Refereed]
Ono F, Kawahara J
Psychological research   72(1) 61-64   Jan 2008   [Refereed]
Lleras A, Kawahara J.-I, Wan X.I, Ariga A.
Perception and Psychophysics   70(1) 114-131   2008   [Refereed]
Ghorashi S, Jefferies L.N, Kawahara J.-I, Watanabe K.
Psyche (Pasadena)   14(2008)    2008   [Refereed]
Auditory-visual contextual cuing effect.
Kawahara J
Perception & psychophysics   69(8) 1399-1408   Nov 2007   [Refereed]
Ignorance is bliss: the role of observer expectation in dynamic spatial tuning of the attentional focus.
Jefferies LN, Ghorashi S, Kawahara J, Di Lollo V
Perception & psychophysics   69(7) 1162-1174   Oct 2007   [Refereed]
Dividing attention between two different categories and locations in rapid serial visual presentations.
Yamada Y, Kawahara J
Perception & psychophysics   69(7) 1218-1229   Oct 2007   [Refereed]
The subjective size of visual stimuli affects the perceived duration of their presentation.
Ono F, Kawahara J
Perception & psychophysics   69(6) 952-957   Aug 2007   [Refereed]
Feature-based attention influences later temporal perception.
Ono F, Yamada K, Chujo K, Kawahara J
Perception & psychophysics   69(4) 544-549   May 2007   [Refereed]
Ono F, Kawahara J.-I.
Perception and Psychophysics   69(6) 952-957   2007   [Refereed]
Jefferies L.N, Ghorashi S, Kawahara J.-I, Di Lollo V.
Perception and Psychophysics   69(7) 1162-1174   2007   [Refereed]
Ono F, Yamada K, Chujo K, Kawahara J.-I.
Perception and Psychophysics   69(4) 544-549   2007   [Refereed]
Yamada Y, Kawahara J.-I.
Perception and Psychophysics   69(7) 1218-1229   2007   [Refereed]
Kawahara J.-I.
Perception and Psychophysics   69(8) 1399-1408   2007   [Refereed]
Kawahara J, Nabeta T, Hamada J
Perception   36(5) 670-685   2007   [Refereed]
Kawahara J, Enns JT, Di Lollo V
Psychological research   70(6) 405-413   Nov 2006   [Refereed]
The attentional blink is governed by a temporary loss of control.
Kawahara J, Kumada T, Di Lollo V
Psychonomic bulletin & review   13(5) 886-890   Oct 2006   [Refereed]
Two noncontiguous locations can be attended concurrently: evidence from the attentional blink.
Kawahara J, Yamada Y
Psychonomic bulletin & review   13(4) 594-599   Aug 2006   [Refereed]
Nabeta T, Kawahara J
Memory (Hove, England)   14(3) 307-315   Apr 2006   [Refereed]
Kawahara J.-I, Yamada Y.
Psychonomic Bulletin and Review   13(4) 594-599   2006   [Refereed]
Kawahara J.-I, Kumada T, Di Lollo V.
Psychonomic Bulletin and Review   13(5) 886-890   2006   [Refereed]
Ono F, Kawahara J
Consciousness and cognition   14(3) 474-482   Sep 2005   [Refereed]
System reconfiguration, not resource depletion, determines the efficiency of visual search.
Di Lollo V, Smilek D, Kawahara J, Ghorashi SM
Perception & psychophysics   67(6) 1080-1087   Aug 2005   [Refereed]
Ono F, Jiang Y, Kawahara J
Journal of experimental psychology. Human perception and performance   31(4) 703-712   Aug 2005   [Refereed]
Tamaoka K, Sakai H, Kawahara J, Miyaoka Y, Lim H, Koizumi M
Journal of psycholinguistic research   34(3) 281-332   May 2005   [Refereed]
Di Lollo V, Kawahara J, Shahab Ghorashi SM, Enns JT
Psychological research   69(3) 191-200   Jan 2005   [Refereed]
Lollo V.D.I, Smilek D, Kawahara J.-I, Ghorashi S.M.S.
Perception and Psychophysics   67(6) 1080-1087   2005   [Refereed]
Tamaoka K, Sakai H, Kawahara J.-I, Miyaoka Y, Lim H, Koizumi M.
Journal of Psycholinguistic Research   34(3) 281-332   2005   [Refereed]
Ariga A, Kawahara J
Journal of vision   4(10) 891-903   Oct 2004   [Refereed]
Ono F, Nabeta T, Kawahara J
Shinrigaku kenkyu : The Japanese journal of psychology   75(3) 207-212   Aug 2004   [Refereed]
Ono F, Kawahara J.-I, Matsuda F.
Cahiers de Psychologie Cognitive   22(1) 27-40   2004   [Refereed]
Ono F, Nabeta T, Kawahara J.-I.
Shinrigaku Kenkyu   75(3) 207-212   2004   [Refereed]
Tamaoka K, Sakai H, Kawahara J, Miyaoka Y
Journal of psycholinguistic research   32(4) 431-454   Jul 2003   [Refereed]
Task switching mediates the attentional blink even without backward masking.
Kawahara J, Zuvic SM, Enns JT, Di Lollo V
Perception & psychophysics   65(3) 339-351   Apr 2003   [Refereed]
Nabeta T, Ono F, Kawahara J
Perception   32(11) 1351-1358   2003   [Refereed]
Tamaoka K, Sakai H, Kawahara J.-I, Miyaoka Y.
Journal of Psycholinguistic Research   32(4) 431-454   2003   [Refereed]
Kawahara J.-I.
Japanese Psychological Research   45(2) 109-114   2003   [Refereed]
Kawahara J.-I, Zuvic S.M, Enns J.T, Di Lollo V.
Perception and Psychophysics   65(3) 339-351   2003   [Refereed]
Maruishi M, Muranaka H, Miyatani M, Kawahara J, Tsuji T, Noda S, Kajima T.
Acta Neurochirurgica, Supplementum   (87) 75-78   2003   [Refereed]
Kawahara J
Psychological research   66(2) 116-123   May 2002   [Refereed]
Kawahara J.-I.
Psychological Research   66(2) 116-123   2002   [Refereed]
Kawahara J.-I, Miyatani M.
Journal of General Psychology   128(1) 57-75   2001   [Refereed]
Kawahara J.-I, Yokosawa K.
Journal of General Psychology   128(4) 357-383   2001   [Refereed]
Ngohayon S.L, Kawahara J.-I, Toshima T.
Psychologia   42(3) 170-182   1999   [Refereed]
Kawahara J, Yokosawa K.
Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science   38(4)    1997   [Refereed]
Kawahara J.
Perception   25(8) 901-920   1996   [Refereed]
Yoshida H, Kawahara J, Maedo S, Toshima T.
Shinrigaku kenkyu : The Japanese journal of psychology   66(5) 354-360   1995   [Refereed]


Tomohiro Nabeta, Tomohiro Nabeta, Jun Ichiro Kawahara
European Journal of Cognitive Psychology   18 801-812   Nov 2006
False recognition of an item that is not presented (the lure) can occur when participants study and are tested on their recognition of items related to the lure. False recognition is reduced when the study and test modalities are congruent (e.g., ...
Jun Ichiro Kawahara, Yuki Yamada
Visual Cognition   11 997-1017   Nov 2004
Does one's name attract visual attention? To answer this question, we conducted four experiments. Experiment 1 adopted the method of a previous study (Bundesen, Kyllingsbæk, Houmann, & Jensen, 1997), but used Japanese names; the results of this ex...
Masaharu Maruishi, Masaharu Maruishi, Yoshiyuki Tanaka, Hiroyuki Muranaka, Toshio Tsuji, Yoshiaki Ozawa, Satoshi Imaizumi, Makoto Miyatani, Junichiro Kawahara
NeuroImage   21 1604-1611   Apr 2004
Neuroimaging data, particularly functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) findings, have not been reported in users of the myoelectric or electromyographic (EMG) prosthetic hand. We developed a virtual EMG prosthetic hand system to eliminate mu...
Fuminori Ono, Fuminori Ono, Jun Ichiro Kawahara, Fumiko Matsuda
Cahiers de Psychologie Cognitive   22 27-40   Feb 2004
Our perceived duration of events is affected by factors that are at least partly conscious. Here, we report that the perceived duration of visual events can be affected by a completely unconscious factor. Participants were briefly (12.5 ms) expose...
M. Maruishi, H. Muranaka, M. Miyatani, J. Kawahara, T. Tsuji, S. Noda, T. Kajima
Acta Neurochirurgica, Supplementum   75-78   Dec 2003
We used fMRI to study brain activation with facilitative rehabilitation techniques (passive hand movements and visual feedback) in two patients with subcortical lesions. Two tasks were given in a sequence. The first task (trial 1) was repetitive h...

Books etc

勁草書房   Nov 2010   ISBN:4326298960

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(挑戦的萌芽研究)
Project Year: 2011 - 2012    Investigator(s): Tomoe INUKAI
Target identification is impaired by a salient distractor. It has been suggested that this impairment is caused by the temporal or spatial deviation of attentional focus from a task-relevant location to the distractor (attentional capture). The pr...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2008 - 2010    Investigator(s): Jun-Ichiro KAWAHARA
When two targets are embedded in a rapid serial visual presentation stream of distractors, perception of the second target is impaired when the inter-target lag is relatively short (less than 500 ms). Stimuli concurrently presented with the stream...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(A))
Project Year: 2002 - 2005    Investigator(s): Tamotsu TOSHIMA
This study was conducted to examine the development of cognitive and emotional qualia in infants by means of the new brain imaging technique. Our study for the infant's brain imaging showed that the orbitofrontal area in infants has equipped the s...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2002 - 2004    Investigator(s): Makoto MIYATANI
Effects of cognitive stress (time pressure, concurrent tasks, cognitive conflict) and emotional stress (anxiety) on working memory were examined. Time pressure in discrimination tasks accelerated the stimulus evaluation process measured by P300 la...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2002 - 2004    Investigator(s): Hiromu SAKAI
To investigate into the neurocognitive basis for the processing of verb morphology, we conducted (1)psycholinguistic, (2)neuroscientific, (3)quantitative linguistic, (4)theoretical linguistic, (5)connectionist modeling researches. A behavioral psy...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2001 - 2003    Investigator(s): Fumiko MATSUDA
[Modelling of knowledge acquisition] In this project Matsuda conducted longitudinal and cross-sectional survey and revealed the process of human knowledge acquisition and its mechanism in terms of development of knowledge on time, distance, speed ...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2000 - 2001    Investigator(s): Kazuhiko YOKOSAWA
We constructed the psychological database of high-level vision research. The database contained not only the demonstration of the visual phenomena or visual stimuli, but also an environment which users can experience psychological experiment. The ...