Megumi Kobayashi

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Name
Megumi Kobayashi
URL
https://sites.google.com/site/megumikobayashieng/
Affiliation
Institute for Developmental Research,Aichi Human Service Center
Section
Department of Functioning Science
Job title
Researcher (Assistant Professor)
Research funding number
70781227

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Mar 2019
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Today
Researcher (Assistant Professor), Institute for Developmental Research, Aichi Developmental Disability Center
 
Oct 2017
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Feb 2019
Researcher (Assistant Professor), Department of Functioning Science, Institute for Developmental Research, Aichi Human Service Center
 
Oct 2017
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Today
Research Fellow, Department of Integrative Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences
 
Sep 2016
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Sep 2017
NIPS Research Fellow, Department of Integrate Physiology, National Institute for Physiological Sciences
 
May 2016
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Today
Visiting Researcher, School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas
 

Awards & Honors

 
2018
The effect of scenic context on infants' face detection, The Best Presentation Award, 34th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Psychonomic Society, Japanese Psychonomic Society
Winner: Megumi Kobayashi, So Kanazawa, Masami K. Yamaguchi
 
2016
Finalist of the Satellite Oral Session for Young Psychonomist Award, The Japanese Psychonomic Society: Young Researcher Association
 
2016
The Best Presentation Award, 34th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Psychonomic Society, Japanese Psychonomic Society
 
2015
Center of Developmental Education and Research Award, Center of Developmental Education and Research
 
2010
Best Presentation Award, Scientific Research on Innovative Areas, "Face perception and recognition: Multidisciplinary approaching to understanding face processing mechanisms"
 

Published Papers

 
Kobayashi, M., Macchi Cassia, V., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K. & Kakigi, R
Developmental Science   21(1) e12498   2018   [Refereed]
Methylphenidate-elicited distinct neuropharmacological activation patterns between medication-naive attention deficit hyperactivity disorder children with and without comorbid autism spectrum disorder: A functional near-infrared spectroscopy study
Tokuda, T., Ikeda, T., Monden, Y., Mizushima, S. G., Shimoizumi, H., Inoue, T., Nagashima, M., Shimamura, K., Arakawa, A., Kobayashi, M., Yamaguchi, M. K., Kuroiwa, C., Ujiie, Y., Dan, H., Kyutoku, Y., Taniguchi, T., Yamagata, T., Kanazawa, S., Sakuta, R., Dan, I.
Neuropsychiatry   8(3) 917-929   2018   [Refereed]
Infant recognition of caricature of mother's face (Summary of Awarded Presentation)
Kobayashi, M., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., Kakigi, R.
The Japanese Journal of Psychonomic Society   35(1) 97-98   2016
Inoue, T., Sakuta, Y., Shimamura, K., Ichikawa, H., Kobayashi, M., Otani, R., Yamaguchi, M. K., Kanazawa, S., Kakigi, R., Sakuta, R.
PLoS ONE   10(7) e0132050   2015   [Refereed]
Kobayashi, M., Otsuka, Y., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., Kakigi, R.
BMC Neuroscience   15:81    2014   [Refereed]
Otsuka, Y., Motoyoshi, I., Hill, H. C., Kobayashi, M., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K.
Journal of experimental child psychology   115(3) 598-606   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Kobayashi, M., Otsuka, Y., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., Kakigi, R.
Neuroreport   23(17) 984-988   Dec 2012   [Refereed]
Kobayashi, M., Otsuka, Y., Nakato, E., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., Kakigi, R.
Journal of experimental child psychology   111(1) 22-36   Jan 2012   [Refereed]
Kobayashi, M., Otsuka, Y., Nakato, E., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., Kakigi, R.
Frontiers in human neuroscience   5:153    2011   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Cover Image
Megumi Kobayashi, Viola Macchi Cassia, So Kanazawa, Masami K Yamaguchi, Ryusuke Kakigi
Developmental Science   21(1) e12652   2018

Conference Activities & Talks

 
The neural basis underlying impaired recognition of angry expression in ADHD children measured by near-infrared spectroscopy
Kobayashi, M., Nagashima, M., Tokuda, T., Ikeda, T., Monden, Y., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., Sakuta, R., Yamagata, T., Dan, I.
Vision Sciences Society 19th Annual Meeting   17 May 2019   
乳児における接近する人物の認知
小林恵,金沢創,山口真美, O’Toole, Alice J.
日本心理学会第82回大会   Sep 2018   
成人顔への知覚狭小とその神経基盤
小林恵,Macchi Cassia, Viola, 金沢創,山口真美,柿木隆介
電子情報通信学会 ヒューマン情報処理(HIP)研究会   Aug 2018   
Development of recognition of approaching walkers
Kobayashi, M., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., & O'Toole, A. J.
The 14th Asia-Pacific Conference on Vision & The 3rd China Vision Science Conference   Jul 2018   
Does early exposure to culturally-driven routines modulate visual rule learning abilities? Evidence from Japanese infants
Macchi Cassia, V., Shirai, N., Kobayashi, M., Bulf, H., Yamaguchi, M. K.
21st Biennial International Congress of Infant Studies Biennial Congress   Jun 2018   
Recognition of approaching walkers in infancy.
Kobayashi, M., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., & O'Toole, A. J.
The Vision Sciences Society 18th Annual Meeting   May 2018   
乳児の顔検出に対するシーン文脈の効果
小林恵,金沢創,山口真美
日本基礎心理学会第36回大会   Dec 2017   
自然なシーンの中の顔検出の発達
小林恵,金沢創,山口真美
日本視覚学会2017年夏季大会   Aug 2017   
Infants’ face detection in natural scene.
Kobayashi, M., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., & Kakigi, R.
The Vision Sciences Society 17th Annual Meeting   May 2017   
Infants' recognition of approaching people
Kobayashi, M., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., O'Toole, A. J.
Society for Research in Child Development 2017 Biennial Meeting, Face Processing Pre-Conference   Apr 2017   
自然シーンでの人物認知の発達
小林恵,柿木隆介,金沢創,山口真美,O’Toole, Alice, J.
日本基礎心理学会第35回大会   Oct 2016   
Perceptual narrowing towards adult faces is a cross-cultural phenomenon in infancy: A behavioral and near-infrared spectroscopy study with Japanese infants [Invited]
Kobayashi, M., Macchi Cassia, V., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., Kakigi, R.
ICP 2016: The 31st International Congress of Psychology   Jul 2016   
Infants’ recognition of caricature of mother’s face
Kobayashi, M., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., & Kakigi, R.
The Vision Sciences Society 16th Annual Meeting   May 2016   
乳児は似顔絵から母親顔を認識できるか
小林恵,金沢創,山口真美,柿木隆介
日本基礎心理学会第34回大会   Nov 2015   
fMRI順応法による人物同定の発達の検討
小林恵,金沢創,山口真美,柿木隆介
視覚科学フォーラム 第19回研究会   Aug 2015   
Developmental changes in face identity processing: fNIRS-adaptation studies
Kobayashi, M., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., Kakigi, R.
The 11th Asia-Pacific Conference on Vision   Jul 2015   
Neural correlates of own- and other-race face processing in infants: A near-infrared spectroscopic study
Kobayashi, M., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., Kakigi, R., & Lee, K.
The Vision Sciences Society 15th Annual Meeting   May 2015   
乳児の側頭領域における顔の人種効果の検討
小林恵,Kang Lee,金沢創,山口真美,柿木隆介
日本基礎心理学会第33回大会   Dec 2014   
The processing of faces across non-rigid facial transformation develops at 7 month of age: A fNIRS adaptation study
Kobayashi, M., Otsuka, Y., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., & Kakigi, R.
fNIRS 2014   Oct 2014   
Perceptual narrowing toward adult faces in Japanese infants: a behavioral and a near-infrared spectroscopic study.
Kobayashi, M., Macchi Cassia, V., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi M. K., & Kakigi, R.
The 10th Asia-Pacific Conference on Vision (APCV 2014)   Jul 2014   
Processing of facial identity in infants' brain: fNIRS-adaptation studies
Yamaguchi, M. K., Kobayashi, M.
The 19th Biennial International Conferences on Infant Studies   Jul 2014   
乳児の後側頭領域における人物同定能力の発達 近赤外分光法を用いた神経順応パラダイムによる検討
小林恵,大塚由美子,金沢創,山口真美,柿木隆介
日本赤ちゃん学会第14回学術集会   Jun 2014   
乳児の顔認知に対する自己の年齢の効果‐顔処理バイアスの形成過程の検討
小林恵,Viola Macchi Cassia,金沢創,山口真美,柿木隆介
日本基礎心理学会第32 回大会   Dec 2013   
Cross-cultural evidence of perceptual narrowing toward adult faces in 3- and 9-month-old infants
Proietti, V., Kobayashi, M., Quadrelli, E., Bulf, H., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K. & Macchi Cassia, V.
Joint Cognitive Psychology Section & Developmental Psychology Section Annual Conference 2013.   Sep 2013   
NIRSを用いた神経順応パラダイムによる発達障害児の顔処理特性の検討
Megumi Kobayashi
日本心理学会第77回大会   Sep 2013   
乳児期における顔処理能力の発達 -NIRS順応法による検討-
Megumi Kobayashi
日本赤ちゃん学会第13回学術集会   May 2013   
Development of facial representation in infancy: NIRS-adaptation study.
Kobayashi, M., Otsuka, Y., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., & Kakigi, R.
43rd NIPS International Symposium: Face Perception and Recognition   Nov 2012   
The role of contrast polarity of eyes on face recognition by 7-to-8month-olds
Otsuka, Y., Motoyoshi, I., Hill, H., Kobayashi, M., Kanazawa, S., & Yamaguchi M.K.
43rd NIPS International Symposium: Face Perception and Recognition   Nov 2012   
Face representation in infant temporal region investigated by the neural adaptation paradigm; the near-infrared spectroscopic study
Kobayashi, M., Otsuka, Y., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., & Kakigi, R.
XVIII Biennial International Conference on Infant Studies   Jun 2012   
刺激サイズに依存しない人物同定に伴う乳児の脳活動
小林恵,大塚由美子,金沢創,山口真美,柿木隆介
日本基礎心理学会第30回大会   Dec 2011   
刺激サイズに依存しない人物同定に伴う乳児の脳活動
小林恵,大塚由美子,金沢創,山口真美,柿木隆介
包括脳型脳科学研究推進ネットワーク夏のワークショップ   Aug 2011   
Do infant represent the facial identity in a viewpoint-invariant manner? The neural adaptation study as measured by near-infrared spectroscopy.
Kobayashi, M., Otsuka, Y., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., & Kakigi, R.
The Vision Sciences Society 11th Annual Meeting   May 2011   
Is the faces represented in a viewpoint-invariant manner? Neural adaptation study as measured by near-infrared spectroscopy
Kobayashi, M., Otsuka, Y., Nakato, E., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., & Kakigi, R.
41th NIPS International Symposium   Dec 2010   
顔向きに依存しない人物同定に伴う乳児の脳活動
小林恵,大塚由美子,金沢創,山口真美,柿木隆介
日本基礎心理学会第29回大会   Nov 2010   
乳児の側頭領域における顔向きに依存しない人物同定の検討
小林恵,大塚由美子,金沢創,山口真美,柿木隆介
包括脳型脳科学研究推進ネットワーク夏のワークショップ   Jul 2010   
Adaptation effect for facial identity in infants.
Kobayashi, M., Otsuka, Y., Nakato, E., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., & Kakigi, R.
The Vision Sciences Society 10th Annual Meeting   May 2010   
乳児の側頭領域における顔刺激に対する神経順応効果の検討―近赤外線分光法を用いて
小林恵,大塚由美子,仲渡江美,金沢創,山口真美,柿木隆介
日本基礎心理学会第28回大会   Dec 2009   
乳児の顔認知に対するネガポジ反転の効果(2)
大塚由美子,本吉勇,小林恵,Harold Hill,金沢創,山口真美
日本基礎心理学会第28 回大会   Dec 2009   
乳児におけるアダプテーション効果
小林恵,大塚由美子,仲渡江美,金沢創,山口真美,柿木隆介
第14回日本顔学会大会(フォーラム顔学2009)   Oct 2009   
Do infants recognize the Arcimboldo images as faces? Behavioral and Near-infrared spectroscopic study.
Kobayashi, M., Otsuka, Y., Nakato, E., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K., & Kakigi, R.
The Vision Sciences Society 9th Annual Meeting   May 2009   
乳児における顔の布置情報への敏感性―アルチンボルド画像を用いて―
小林恵,大塚由美子,仲渡江美,金沢創,山口真美,柿木隆介
日本基礎心理学会第27回大会   Dec 2008   
乳児における顔認識能力の発達―Arcimboldo imageを用いた検討―
小林恵,大塚由美子,仲渡江美,金沢創,山口真美
第13回日本顔学会大会(フォーラム顔学2008)   Oct 2008   
乳児におけるカテゴリカルな顔認識
山口真美,小林恵,須賀哲夫,金沢創
日本基礎心理学会第26回大会   Dec 2007   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Neural basis of impairment of face recognition in children with Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorders
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: 
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): Megumi Kobayashi
Development of ensemble perception of facial expression
Daiko Foundation: Grant-Aid for Humanities and Social Scientific Research
Project Year: Oct 2018 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Megumi Kobayashi
Development of neural basis of person recognition from natural viewing environments
National Institute for Physiological Sciences: NIPS research grant for women and young investigators
Project Year: Dec 2016 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): Megumi Kobayashi
Development of person recognition: fMRI study
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Japan-U.S. Brain Research Cooperation Program
Project Year: May 2016 - Aug 2016    Investigator(s): Megumi Kobayashi
Do infants perceive their mother's face from caricaure
Center of Developmental Education and Research: Center of Developmental Education and Research Award
Project Year: Aug 2015 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Megumi Kobayashi
近赤外線分光法による乳児期の顔認知発達の検討
日本学術振興会: 科学研究費補助金 特別研究員奨励費(DC1)
Project Year: 2010 - 2013    Investigator(s): 小林恵