WATANUKI Shigeki

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Name
WATANUKI Shigeki
Affiliation
Kyushu University
Job title
Professor
Degree
(BLANK), (BLANK)
ORCID ID
0000-0003-4256-8828

Research Areas

 
 

Education

 
 
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1982
Graduate School, Division of Art and Technology, Kyushu Institute of Design
 
 
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1980
Faculty of Art and Technology, Kyushu Institute of Design
 

Committee Memberships

 
1998
   
 
Collegium Anthropologium  consulting editor
 

Published Papers

 
Takayuki Nishimura, Takafumi Katsumura, Midori Motoi, Hiroki Oota, Shigeki Watanuki
Scientific Reports   7    Jun 2017
© 2017 The Author(s). Humans have spread out all over the world adapting to many different cold environments. Recent worldwide genome analyses and animal experiments have reported dozens of genes associated with cold adaptation. The uncoupling pro...
Hitoshi Wakabayashi, Takayuki Nishimura, Titis Wijayanto, Shigeki Watanuki, Yutaka Tochihara
International Journal of Biometeorology   61 1261-1267   Jul 2017
© 2017, ISB. This study aimed to investigate the effect of repeated cooling of forearm muscle on adaptation in skeletal muscle metabolism. It is hypothesized that repeated decreases of muscle temperature would increase the oxygen consumption in hy...
Associations between the oxytocin receptor gene (OXTR) rs53576 polymorphism and emotional processing of social and nonsocial cues: an event-related potential (ERP) study
Damee Choi, Natsumi Minote, Shigeki Watanuki
Journal of Physiological Anthropology   36(12)    Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Damee Choi, Takahiro Sekiya, Natsumi Minote, Shigeki Watanuki
International Journal of Psychophysiology   109 37-44   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Relationships between trait empathy and psychological well-being in Japanese university students
Damee Choi, Natsumi Minote, Takahiro Sekiya, Shigeki Watanuki
Psychology   7 1240-1247   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
Relationship between mitochondrial haplogroup and physiological responses to hypobaric hypoxia
Midori Motoi, Takayuki Nishimura, Yuka Egashira, Fumi Kishida, Shigeki Watanuki
Journal of Physiological Anthropology   35(12)    Apr 2016   [Refereed]
Damee Choi, Shotaro Ota, Shigeki Watanuki
International Journal of Psychophysiology   98 470-476   Dec 2015
© 2015. Previous studies have reported a paradox that cigarette smoking reduces stress psychologically; however, it increases the arousal level physiologically. To examine this issue, our study aimed to investigate whether cigarette smoking reliev...
Jun’ya Takakura, Takayuki Nishimura, Damee Choi, Yuka Egashira, Shigeki Watanuki
International Journal of Biometeorology   59 1453-1460   Oct 2015
© 2015, ISB. A recent study showed that thermoregulatory-like cardiovascular responses can be invoked simply by exposure to visual information, even though the thermal environments are neutral and unchanged. However, it was not clear how such resp...
Damee Choi, Shotaro Ota, Shigeki Watanuki
International Journal of Psychophysiology   98 470-476   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Differences in event-related potential responses to Japanese onomatopoeias and common words
Yuka Egashira, Damee Choi, Midori Motoi, Takayuki Nishimura, Shigeki Watanuki
Psychology   6 1653-1660   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Yuki Motomura, Akira Takeshita, Yuka Egashira, Takayuki Nishimura, Yeon-kyu Kim, Shigeki Watanuki
Journal of Physiological Anthropology   34(13)    Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Takayuki Nishimura, Midori Motoi, Yuka Egashira, Damee Choi, Kiyoshi Aoyagi, Shigeki Watanuki
Journal of Physiological Anthropology   34(11)    Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Jin-Hun Sohn, Hyo-Eun Kim, Sunju Sohn, Ji-Woo Seok, Damee Choi, Shigeki Watanuki
Journal of Physiological Anthropology   34(8)    Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Damee Choi, Yuka Egashira, Jun’ya Takakura, Midori Motoi, Takayuki Nishimura, Shigeki Watanuki
Journal of Physiological Anthropology   34(7)    Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Takayuki Nishimura, Midori Motoi, Yuka Egashira, Damee Choi, Kiyoshi Aoyagi, Shigeki Watanuki
Journal of Physiological Anthropology   34    Jan 2015
© 2015 Nishimura et al.; licensee BioMed Central. Background: The physiological function of non-shivering thermogenesis (NST) has been investigated in recent years, and some studies have discussed the importance of NST with respect to human cold a...
Jin Hun Sohn, Hyo Eun Kim, Sunju Sohn, Ji Woo Seok, Damee Choi, Shigeki Watanuki
Journal of Physiological Anthropology   34    Jan 2015
© 2015 Sohn et al.; licensee BioMed Central. Background: Previous research has shown that emotion can significantly impact decision-making in humans. The current study examined whether or not and how situationally induced emotion influences people...
Yuki Motomura, Akira Takeshita, Yuka Egashira, Takayuki Nishimura, Yeon Kyu Kim, Shigeki Watanuki
Journal of physiological anthropology   34 14   Jan 2015
BACKGROUND: Neuroimaging studies continue to indicate the major role the anterior cingulate cortex (ACC) plays in processing empathic responses. Error-related negativity (ERN), an event-related potential (ERP) thought to arise from the ACC, has be...
Takayuki Nishimura, Shigeki Watanuki
Journal of Physiological Anthropology   33    Sep 2014
© 2014 Nishimura and Watanuki; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. Background: Physiological responses to cold exhibit individual variation that can be affected by various factors, such as morphological characteristics, seasonal changes, and lifestyle; h...
Damee Choi, Takayuki Nishimura, Midori Motoi, Yuka Egashira, Riko Matsumoto, Shigeki Watanuki
Journal of Physiological Anthropology   33    Jan 2014
© 2014 Choi et al.; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. Background: The present study sought to clarify the relationship between empathy trait and attention responses to happy, angry, surprised, afraid, and sad facial expressions. As indices of attention...
Jun'ya Takakura, Takayuki Nishimura, Shigeki Watanuki
Journal of Physiological Anthropology   32    Dec 2013
Background: Human core body temperature is kept quasi-constant regardless of varying thermal environments. It is well known that physiological thermoregulatory systems are under the control of central and peripheral sensory organs that are sensiti...

Misc

 
The effect and after effect of light-source color on early component of CNV
Japanese Journal of Physiological Anthropology   2(3) 31-37   1997
The physical properties of fabrics and cool feeling
Japanese Journal of Physiological Anthropology   2(2) 33-38   1997
Human physiological responses to eating
Japanese Journal of Physiological Anthropology   1(4) 13-20   1996
Effects of beverage drinking on electroencephalogram and heart rate variability
Japanese Journal of Physiological Anthropology   1(3) 41-46   1996
Annals of Physiological Anthropology   12(1) 11-16   1993
The influence of clothing ensembles on the lower critical temperature(jointly worked)
European Journal of Applied Physiology   54(1) 7-11   1985
Seasonal variation of body composition in Women(jointly worked)
Annals of Physiological Anthropology   3(2) 152-156   1984
CLOTHING
Pediatrics of Japan   41(differently edited) 130-136   2000

Books etc

 
The handbook of Human physiological limits for existence
1990   
The book ofaculture for human life
1992   
An introduction of Physiological Anthropology
1992   
Effects of tactile stimulation of undermear on the autonomic nervous activity
Recent Advances in Physiological Anthropology Kyushu Univ. Press   1999   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Association between habitual use of reappraisal and frontal alpha asymmetry during reappraisal of negative stimuli
Damee Choi,Takahiro Sekiya,Natsumi Minote,Shigeki Watanuki
The 39th Annual Meeting of the Japan Neuroscience Society   Jul 2016   
Association between psychological Well-being and subjective valence rating of images
Damee Choi,Natsumi Minote,Takahiro Sekiya,Shigeki Watanuki
The 6th Asian Congress of Health Psychology   Jul 2016   
Oxytoxin receptor gene polymorphism affects processing of gaze direction
Damee Choi, Takahiro Sekiya, Natsumi Minote, Fumi Kishida, Shigeki Watanuki
9th Annual Meeting of the Social & Affective Neuroscience,   Apr 2016   
Oxytoxin receptor gene polymorphism affects processing of gaze direction: an event-related potential (ERP) study
Damee Choi, Takahiro Sekiya, Natsumi Minote, Fumi Kishida, Shigeki Watanuki
Jan 2016   
Oxytocin receptor gene polymorphism and brain activity
Damee Choi, Natsumi Minote, Fumi Kishida, Shigeki Watanuki
The International Conference on Emotion and Sensibility.   Nov 2015   
Association between empathy trait and attention to detection of gaze direction
Fumi Kishida, Damee Choi, Takahiro Sekiya, Natsumi Minote, Shigeki Watanuki
The 12th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology.   Oct 2015   
Association between oxytocin receptor gene polymorphism and ERP responses to reappraisal
Natsumi Minote, Damee Choi, Takahiro Sekiya, Fumi Kishida, Shigeki Watanuki
The 12th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology.   Oct 2015   
Associations between 5-HTTLPR polymorphism and brain activity evoked by reappraisal
Takahiro Sekiya, Damee Choi, Natsumi Minote, Fumi Kishida, Shigeki Watanuki
The 12th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology.   Oct 2015   
The difference in cognitive load between onomatopoeias and common words
Yuka Egashira, Damee Choi, Midori Motoi, Takayuki Nishimura, Shigeki Watanuki
The 12th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology.   Oct 2015   
The relationship between 5-HTTLPR gene polymorphism and event-related potentials during affective picture processing
Midori Motoi, Yuka Egashira, Natsumi Minote, Shigeki Watanuki
The 12th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology.   Oct 2015   
Oxytocin receptor genetic variation modulates brain activity and personality
Damee Choi, Natsumi Minote, Takahiro Sekiya, Fumi Kishida, Shigeki Watanuki
The 12th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology.   Oct 2015   
Association between oxytocin receptor gene polymorphism and event-related potential response to emotional pictures
Damee Choi, Natsumi Minote,Shigeki Watanuki
5th Cambridge Neuroscience Symposium - Imaging the Nervous System.   Sep 2015   
Effect of a high-humidity environment on the event-related potentialresponse to speech perception
Yuka Egashira, Midori Motoi, Damee Choi, Jun’ya Takakura, Takayuki Nishimura, Shigeki Watanuki
International Symposium on Human Adaptation to Environment and Whole-body Coordination   Mar 2015   
Association between oxytocin receptor gene polymorphism and personalitytraits
Damee Choi, Natsumi Minote, Midori Motoi, Shigeki Watanuki
International Symposium on Human Adaptation to Environment and Whole-body Coordination.   Mar 2015   
The ERPs response when hearing onomatopoiea sounds with tactile stimulation
Yuka Egashira, Midori Motoi , Jun'ya Takakura, Shigeki Watanuki
11th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology   Aug 2013   
The effect of personality to the ERP and subjective evaluation
Midori Motoi, Takayuki Nishimura, Yuka Egashira, Shigeki Watanuki
11th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology   Aug 2013   
Gender differences in attention processing to social and stimuli:ERP study
Damee Choi, Shigeki Watanuki
11th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology   Aug 2013   
The effect of seasonal cold acclimatization and mtDNA haplogroup to the physiological responses during mild cold exposure
Takayuki Nishimura, Midori Motoi, Yuka Egashira, Yoshikazu Hoshi, Ryuichiro Kondo, Shigeki Watanuki
11th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology   Aug 2013   
The relationship between empathy and P300 to human face
Damee Choi, Mami Uramoto, Shigeki Watanuki
6th Annual Meeting of the Social & Affective Neuroscience Society   Apr 2013   
The relationship between event related potentuial and subjective evaluation by semantic differential method
Midori Motoi, Takayuki Nishimura, Yuka Egashira, Shigeki Watanuki
V. Dubrovnik Conference on Cognitive Science, Dubrovnik   Mar 2013   
Relationship between Mitochondrial Haplogroup and Psychophysiological Responses during Cold Exposure in Japanese
Takayuki Nishimura, Midori Motoi, Yeon-Kyu Kim, Yoshikazu Hoshi, Ryuichiro Kondo, Shigeki Watanuki
The10th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology   Sep 2010   
Sweat Rate of Thermostatic Smart Clothing using Nanoencapsulated Phase Change Materials
American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists 2010 International Conference   May 2010   
Manganese-Enhanced MR Imaging of Brain Activation Related to Pain
15th Annual Meeting Organization for Human Brain Mapping   Jun 2009   
Effects of volatile components of Japanese cedar on physiological responses
2007 Spring Conference of Korean Society for Emotion & Sensibility & International Symposium on Emotion   2007   
Objective evaluation of kansei by a complementary use of physiological indexes, brain wave and facial expressions for user oriented designs
10th International QMOD Conference   2007   
Discrimination of Emotions by Complementary Use of EEG, ECG, and Facial Temperature
International Conference on Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research,   2007   
Effect of BRAND’s Essence of Chicken (BEC) on human mental concentration and physiological responses during mental stress task
6th World Congress on Stress   2007   
Post-stress recovery effect of the nature-videos on EEG activity of TypeA behavior pattern
The 2nd International Symposium on Design of Artificial Environments   2007   
The effects of the volatile compound of Japanese cedar on physiological responses
The 8th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology   2006   
The effects of the volatile compound of Japanese cedar on physiological responses
The 8th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology   2006   
Contributing Factors in Differences in Cardiovasucular and Psychological Responses to Various Natural Moving Images: Relationships among Responses, Impressions, and Physical Components
The 8th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology   2006   
Physiological Responses to Primitive and Social Emotion of Pleasant and Unpleasant Visual Stimuli
The 8th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology   2006   
Responses of the Hypothalamic Paraventricular Neurons to Light Stimulation in the Rat
The 8th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology   2006   
Physiological Responses Induced by Volatile Organic Compound from Japanese Cedar
The 8th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology   2006   
The influences of breathing frequency on brain activity
The 11th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics   2005   
The effects of moving natural images on physiological responses
The 11th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics   2005   
Effects of respiratory cycle on cardiovascular system
The 11th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics   2005   
The relaxation responses of CNS by the moving natural images without sounds
The 11th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics   2005   
The effects of Japanese cedar (Cryptomeria japonica D. Don) on physiological responses
The 11th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics   2005   
A Fundamental Study on Clothing Development for Primary Dysmenorrheic Women
2005 Seoul International Clothing and Textiles Conference   2005   
Characteristics of ANS responses to pleasant and unpleasant emotions induced by visual stimulus
The 5th Korea-Japan Joint Symposium on Emotion & Sensibility   2004   
Endocrinological differeces in college students in Fukuoka and Akita, Japan
Society for the Study of Human Biology Proffered Papers Meeting   2004   
Differences of Urinary Hormones on Students between Fukuoka and Akita
The 7th International Congress on Physiological Anthropology   2004   
Characteristics of ANS responses to pleasant and unpleasant emotions induced by visual stimulus
The 7th International Congress on Physiological Anthropology   2004   
The effect of a pleasant and an unpleasant odour on physiological responses
The 6th International Congress on Physiological Anthropology   2002   
Effects of ultrasonic waves on the autonomic system
The 6th International Congress on Physiological Anthropology   2002   
Physiological Responses of Sanitary Napkin on Central Nervous and Immune Systems
The 6th International Congress on Physiological Anthropology   2002   
The effect of stress produced by a mental task under noise background on the responses of the autonomic nervous system
The 10th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics   2002   
Effects of sanitary napkin on autonomic nervous system
The 10th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics   2002   
Differentiation of Fear From Oher Negative Emotions Elicited by Affective Pictures by Autonomic and Frontal EEG Measures
AAPB 32nd Annual Meeting   2001   
The effect of pleasant olfactory stimulation on physiological responses
Proc. of 2001 Spring Conference of Korean Society for Emotion & Sensibility   2001   
Evaluation of Likes and Dislikes during Visual Stimuli by Electroencephalography
International Symposium on Emotion and Human Sensibility   2000   
Effect of Mono- Spectram Radiation on Autonomic Nervous System
Proc. of 2000 Spring Conference of KOSES & International Sensibility Ergonomics Symposium   2000   
Effects of Visual Stimulation of the Color and Shape on the Autonomic and the Central Nervous System
Proc. 1999 Korean Society for Emotion and Sensibility Conference   1999   
Effects of Tactile Stimulation by Fabric on Autonomic Nervous System
Proc. 1999 Korean Society for Emotion and Sensibility Conference   1999   
The Effect of Odor on Central Nervous System without or with the Mental Work
Proc. of 1999 Korean Society for Emotion and Sensibility Conference   1999   
Physio- Anthropological Researches for the Design of Comfortable Underwear
Proc. Forth Int. Congress on Physiol.Anthrop.   1998   
Study on Evaluation of Arousal Level using Contingent Negative Variation(CNV)
Proc. Forth Int. Congress on Physiol.Anthrop.   1998   

Works

 
Effect of 30 days' consumption of BRAND Essence of Chicken(BECI on human physiological responses
WATANUKI Shigeki   2007
Physiological Responses by taking Chicken Extract for Prolonged Periods in Human
WATANUKI Shigeki   2006

Research Grants & Projects

 
The relationship between autonomic nervous system and somatic sensation
Effects of body temperature variation on visual functions
Study on comfortable environments for sleep