Kenji Matsumoto

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Kenji Matsumoto
Tamagawa University

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2011
Proferssor, Tamagawa University Brain Science Institute
Nov 2007
Visiting Researcher, RIKEN Brain Science Institute
Oct 2013
Mar 2014
Visiting lecturer, School of Human Sciences, Senshu University
Visiting Lecture, Graduate School of Integrated Arts and Social Sciences, Japan Women's University
Oct 2012
Jan 2013
Visiting Lecturer, University of Tokyo
Apr 2008
Mar 2011
Associate Professor, Tamagawa University
Oct 2009
Jan 2010
Visiting Lecturer, University of Tokyo
Sep 2007
Sep 2008
Visiting Lecturer, Waseda University
Nov 2007
Mar 2008
Visiting Researcher in Neuroscience, California Institute of Technology
Nov 2007
Mar 2008
Researcher, Tamagawa University Brain Science Institue

Published Papers

Matsumori K, Iijima K, Koike Y, Matsumoto K
Frontiers in psychology   10 1042   2019   [Refereed]
Yoshimine S, Ogawa S, Horiguchi H, Terao M, Miyazaki A, Matsumoto K, Tsuneoka H, Nakano T, Masuda Y, Pestilli F
Brain structure & function   223(8) 3889-3900   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Mori A, Okamoto Y, Okada G, Takagaki K, Takamura M, Jinnin R, Ichikawa N, Yamamura T, Yokoyama S, Shiota S, Yoshino A, Miyake Y, Okamoto Y, Matsumoto M, Matsumoto K, Yamawaki S
BJPsych open   4(5) 317-323   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Matsumori K, Koike Y, Matsumoto K
Frontiers in neuroscience   12 734   2018   [Refereed]
Takeda K, Sumiyoshi T, Matsumoto M, Murayama K, Ikezawa S, Matsumoto K, Nakagome K
Frontiers in psychiatry   9 178   2018   [Refereed]
Yomogida Y, Matsumoto M, Aoki R, Sugiura A, Phillips AN, Matsumoto K
Scientific reports   7(1) 16295   Nov 2017   [Refereed]
Takeda K, Matsumoto M, Ogata Y, Maida K, Murakami H, Murayama K, Shimoji K, Hanakawa T, Matsumoto K, Nakagome K
NeuroImage. Clinical   16 32-42   Jul 2017   [Refereed]
Sugiura A, Aoki R, Murayama K, Yomogida Y, Haji T, Saito A, Hasegawa T, Matsumoto K
Neuroreport   27(18) 1350-1353   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
Izuma K, Shibata K, Matsumoto K, Adolphs R
Social cognitive and affective neuroscience   12(3) 382-390   Sep 2016   [Refereed]
Shimada S, Matsumoto M, Takahashi H, Yomogida Y, Matsumoto K
Social cognitive and affective neuroscience   11(3) 508-515   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Takahashi H, Izuma K, Matsumoto M, Matsumoto K, Omori T
PloS one   10(6) e0123329   2015   [Refereed]
Eradath MK, Abe H, Matsumoto M, Matsumoto K, Tanaka K, Ichinohe N
Frontiers in neuroanatomy   9 30   2015   [Refereed]
Aoki R, Yomogida Y, Matsumoto K
Neuroscience research   90C 33-40   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
Aoki R, Matsumoto M, Yomogida Y, Izuma K, Murayama K, Sugiura A, Camerer CF, Adolphs R, Matsumoto K
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience   34 6413-6421   Apr 2014   [Refereed]
Murayama K, Matsumoto M, Izuma K, Sugiura A, Ryan RM, Deci EL, Matsumoto K
Cerebral cortex (New York, N.Y. : 1991)   25(5) 1241-1251   May 2015   [Refereed]
Amano K, Takeda T, Haji T, Terao M, Maruya K, Matsumoto K, Murakami I, Nishida S
Journal of neurophysiology   107 3493-3508   Jun 2012   [Refereed]
Izuma K, Matsumoto K, Camerer CF, Adolphs R
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   108(42) 17302-17307   Oct 2011   [Refereed]
Murayama K, Matsumoto M, Izuma K, Matsumoto K
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   107(49) 20911-20916   Dec 2010   [Refereed]
Izuma K, Matsumoto M, Murayama K, Samejima K, Sadato N, Matsumoto K
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   107(51) 22014-22019   Dec 2010   [Refereed]
Matsumoto M, Matsumoto K, Abe H, Tanaka K
Nature neuroscience   10(5) 647-656   May 2007   [Refereed]
Matsumoto M, Matsumoto K, Tanaka K
Neuroscience research   57(2) 268-276   Feb 2007   [Refereed]
Matsumoto K, Matsumoto M, Abe H
Neural networks : the official journal of the International Neural Network Society   19(8) 1315-1320   Oct 2006   [Refereed]
Suzuki W, Matsumoto K, Tanaka K
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience   26 10524-10535   Oct 2006   [Refereed]
Mansouri FA, Matsumoto K, Tanaka K
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience   26 2745-2756   Mar 2006   [Refereed]
Matsumoto K, Tanaka K
Current opinion in neurobiology   14 178-185   Apr 2004   [Refereed]
Matsumoto K, Tanaka K
Science (New York, N.Y.)   303(5660) 969-970   Feb 2004   [Refereed]
Matsumoto K, Suzuki W, Tanaka K
Science (New York, N.Y.)   301(5630) 229-232   Jul 2003   [Refereed]


青木隆太, 松元健二
Clin Neurosci   33(2) 169-171   Feb 2015
Motivation: neuroscientific approach to intrinsic motivation
Kou Murayama, Kenji Matsumoto
Seitai no Kagaku   66(1) 19-23   Feb 2015   [Invited]
Kenji Matsumoto
Higher Brain Function Research   34(2) 165-174   Jun 2014   [Invited]
Kou Murayama, Kenji Matsumoto
Clin Neurosci   32(1) 73-76   Jan 2014   [Invited]

Books etc

Kou Murayama, Keise Izuma, Ryuta Aoki, Kenji Matsumoto (Part:Contributor, II. Intrinsic motivation, "Your choice" motivates you in the brain: The emergence of autonomy neuroscience)
Emerald Group Publishing   Nov 2016   ISBN:1786354748
柊風舎   Jul 2015   ISBN:4864980276
Principles of frontal lobe function
Keiji Tanaka, Kenji Matsumoto, Farshad A. Mansouri、Mark J. Buckley (Part:Contributor, 16. Functional Division Among Monkey Prefrontal Areas in Goal-Directed Behavior)
Oxford University Press   2013   

Conference Activities & Talks

Neural Basis of Intrinsic Motivation, Self-Determination, and Opportunity Equality [Invited]
Kenji Matsumoto
RIKEN Mini Symposium: Cognitions, Decision-making and Social   7 Oct 2014   
Motivation and Brain--Functional Neuroimaging of Valuation and Motivation [Invited]
Kenji Matsumoto
The 37th Annual Meeting of Japan Society for Higher Brain Dysfunction   30 Nov 2013   
Neural Basis of Intrinsic Motivation and Self-Determination [Invited]
Kenji Matsumoto
"Pleasure and Pain" The 13th Winter Workshop, Mechanism of Brain and Mind   9 Jan 2013   

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2009 - 2011    Investigator(s): Kenji MATSUMOTO
The neural basis of intrinsic motivation has been unknown. We introduced a task, in that people voluntary enjoy performing it, and measured the brain activity while the participants were performing the task. By dividing the participants into "rewa...