NISHIFUJI Seiji

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Name
NISHIFUJI Seiji
Affiliation
Yamaguchi University
Section
Graduate School, of Science and Engineering Computer Science and Design Engineering(Engineering), Graduate School of Science and Engineering Computer Science and Design Engineering(Engineering),Graduate School of Science and Engineering(Engineering),YAMAG
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Dr.Eng(Kyushu University)
Other affiliation
Yamaguchi University
Research funding number
60253168

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
 
   
 
 Associate Professor
 
1993
 - 
1997
 Research Associate,Graduate School of Science and Engineering Computer Science and Design Engineering(Engineering),Graduate School of Science and Engineering(Engineering),YAMAGUCHI UNIVERSITY
 
2004
   
 
- Associate Professor,Graduate School of Science and Engineering Computer Science and Design Engineering(Engineering),Graduate School of Science and Engineering(Engineering),YAMAGUCHI UNIVERSITY
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1988
Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu University
 
Apr 1990
 - 
Mar 1993
Department of Electronics, School of Engineering, Kyushu University
 
 
 - 
1993
Graduate School, Division of Engineering, Kyushu University
 

Published Papers

 
Impact of characteristics of noise added to auditory stimulus on auditory steady-state response
MONOBE Kaishi, MATSUBARA Atsushi, NISHIFUJI Seiji
Proceedings of 2019 IEEE 8th Global Conference on Consumer Electronics (GCCE 2019)   842-845   Oct 2019   [Refereed]
Independent brain computer interface using modulation of spontaneous eeg rhythms by semantic recall of four-character idioms
YASUNAGA Kazuki, MATSUBARA Atsushi, NISHIFUJI Seiji
Proceedings of SICE Annual Conference 2019 (SICE2019)   1148-1151   Sep 2019   [Refereed]
Eye-movement-control independent brain computer interface using modulation of steady-state responses in visual evoked potentials
NISHIFUJI Seiji, NAKAMURA Hirotaka, MATSUBARA Atsushi, IWATA Akira, HIRANO Hitoshi
SICE Journal of Control, Measurement, and System Integration   11(6) 438-445   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Auditory brain computer interface using neural network
NAKAMURA Hirotaka, MATSUBARA Atsushi, NISHIFUJI Seiji
Proceedings of 2018 IEEE 7th Global Conference on Consumer Electronics (GCCE 2018)   487-491   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Auditory brain computer interface based on steady state response to amplitude modulated tone using neural networks
NISHIFUJI Seiji
Proceedings of SICE Annual Conference 2018 (SICE2018)   1292-1295   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Brain computer interface using modulation of auditory steady-state response with help of stochastic resonance
NISHIFUJI Seiji, NAKAMURA Hirotaka, MATSUBARA Atsushi
Proceedings of 40th Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS (EMBC2018)   2028-2031   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Noise-assisted auditory brain computer interface
NAKAMURA Hirotaka, MATSUBARA Atsushi, NISHIFUJI Seiji
Proceedings of 2017 IEEE 6th Global Conference on Consumer Electronics (GCCE2017)   322-326   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Eyes-closed brain computer interface using modulation of steady-state visually evoked potential and auditory steady-state response
NISHIFUJI Seiji, MATSUBARA Atsushi, IWATA Akira, NAKAMURA Hirotaka, HIRANO Hitoshi
Proceedings of SICE Annual Conference 2017 (SICE2017)   1138-1143   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Eye-gaze independent brain machine interface using steady-state response of brain wave to light and auditory stimuli
NISHIFUJI Seiji, MATSUBARA Atsushi, IWATA Akira, SUGITA Yuya, TANAKA Fumiya, HIRANO Hitoshi
Proceedings of 2016 IEEE 5th Global Conference on Consumer Electronics (GCCE2016)   392-396   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
NISHIFUJI Seiji, SUGITA Yuya, HIRANO Hitoshi
Proceedings of 2014 IEEE 4th Global Conference on Consumer Electronics   497-501   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
TANAKA Fumiya, MATSUBARA Atsuhi, NISHIFUJI Seiji
195-199   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Stochastic resonance is a phenomenonobserved in nonlinear systems for whichrandom noise with optimal level amplifies a weaklyperiodic signal. In some biological systems, stochastic resonance has been found to be utilized to improve signal transmis...
NISHIFUJI Seiji, SUGITA Yuya, HIRANO Hitoshi
Proceedings of 37th Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS   1918-1921   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
Brain computer interfaces (BCIs), also be referred to be as brain machine interfaces, transform modulations of electroencephalogram (EEG) into user's intents to communicate with others without voice and physical movement. BCIs have been studied a...
NISHIFUJI Seiji, SUGITA Yuya
The Japanese Journal of the Institute of Industrial Applications Engineers   3(1) 1-9   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
State-of-the-art brain machine interfaces (BMIs) have achieved the outstanding progress in the information transfer rate. However, most BMIs are not still available for severely disabled persons who are unable to control the eye movement as well a...
NISHIFUJI Seiji, SUGITA Yuya
3(1) 41-47   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
Brain machine interfaces (BMIs), also be called as brain computer interfaces transform modulations of electroencephalogram (EEG) into user's intents to communicate with others without language and physical movement. BMIs are expected to be importa...
A.Nishizawa, S. Nishifuji
363-367   Oct 2014   [Refereed]
The aim of the present study is to clarify the effect&0a;of mental tasks, light aerobic exercise and sustained rest on electroencephalogram in terms of the amplitude and frequency for developing a method for measuring human stresses using electroe...
NISHIFUJI Seiji, SUGITA Yuya
607-611   Oct 2014   [Refereed]
Brain machine interfaces (BMIs) transform modulation of electroencephalogram (EEG) elicited by cognitive and mental events users voluntarily perform into words and&0a;commands in accordance with their intents to communicate with somebody else or m...
NISHIFUJI Seiji
SICE Annual Conference 2014 Conference Proceedings   237-242   Sep 2014   [Refereed]
Brain computer interfaces (BCIs) provide an assistive tool for communication between disabled with severe motor disability and care personnel. Although state-of-the-art BCIs have achieved the outstanding improvement in its information transfer rat...
Binary brain machine interface using modulation of steady-state visual evoked potential associated with mental focus in eyes-closed state for visually impaired persons
NISHIFUJI Seiji, SUGITA Yuya
Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Image Processing 2014   49-55   Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Modulation of electroencephalogram (EEG) can be applied to express one's intent to others without language and body motion; brain machine interfaces (BMIs) using EEG are expected to one of the communication means between disabled with severe motor...
Response of EEG rhythms to exposure to aromatic odor
NISHIFUJI Seiji
Proceedings of SICE Annual Conference 2013   1647-1648   Sep 2013   [Refereed]
The present study examined an effect of aromatic odor on electroencephalogram (EEG) in order to consider the validity of the aromatic odorants in reducing stress and recovering attention capacity. Response of EEG of nine healthy male students to e...
Binary brain computer interface in terms of steady state visual evoked potentials with eyes-closed by use of mental concentration on flicker stimuli
NISHIFUJI Seiji
1641-1646   Sep 2013   [Refereed]
Brain computer interface (BCI) is expected to provide powerful help for disabled in communication with caregivers. Although many BCI systems have been developed, it is still difficult for severely disabled to use the BCIs due to strict limitations...
Impact of aromatic odor on EEG rhythms with and without mental arithmetic
NISHIFUJI Seiji
51 R194   Sep 2013
The impact of some aromatic odorants on EEG rhythms was investigated in this study. The peppermint was found to significantly increase the alpha wave in the high-frequency band, whereas not significantly affected the alpha wave in the low-frequenc...
NISHIFUJI Seiji
Proceedings of 35th Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS   2232-2235   Jul 2013   [Refereed]
We investigated amplitude change of the SSVEP associated with mental concentration on flicker to develop the SSVEP-based BCI usable under eyes-closed condition. Under the stimulus conditions of the flickering frequency of 10 Hz and the stimulus in...
NISHIFUJI Seiji, KURODA Takahiko
Proceedings of 34th Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS   1765-1768   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
EEG changes associated with mental focusing to flicker stimuli under eyes closed condition for SSVEP-based BCI
Seiji Nishifuji, Takahiko Kuroda, Shogo Tanaka
475-480   Aug 2012   [Refereed]
EEG recovery enhanced by acute aerobic exercise after performing mental task with listening to unpleasant sound
NISHIFUJI Seiji
Proceedings of 33rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS (EMBC2011)   3837-3840   Sep 2011   [Refereed]
Effect of acoustic stimuli and mental task on alpha, beta and gamma rhythms in brain wave
Seiji Nishifuji, Masahiro Sato, Daisuke Maino, Shogo Tanaka
1548-1555   Aug 2010   [Refereed]
Dependence of EEG response to flicker stimuli on stimulus parameters
NISHIFUJI Seiji, SHIGEYAMA Tsukasa, TANAKA Shogo
Proceedings of ICORS-SICE International Joint Conference 2009 (SICE2009)   827-832   Aug 2009   [Refereed]
Stimulus frequency dependence of phase structure of steady-state visually evoked potential
NISHIFUJI Seiji
International Journal of Psychophysiology   69(3) 233-233   Sep 2008   [Refereed]
Destabilization effect of unpleasant acoustic stimuli on alpha wave
NISHIFUJI Seiji
International Journal of Psychophysiology   69(3) 233-233   Sep 2008   [Refereed]
Destabilization effect of unpleasant acoustic stimuli on alpha wave
NISHIFUJI Seiji, MIYAHARA Iyo
Proceedings of the SICE Annual Conference 2008 (SICE2008)   2732-2737   Aug 2008   [Refereed]
Effects of light stimulus frequency on phase characteristics of brain waves
NISHIFUJI Seiji. FUJISAKI Kentaro, TANAKA Shogo
Proceedings of the SICE Annual Conference 2007 (SICE2007)   2743-2749   Sep 2007   [Refereed]
Response of brain waves to periodic flicker stimuli -entrainment and steady-state visually evoked potentials
NISHIFUJI Seiji, TANAKA Shogo
Proceedings of the SICE-ICASE International Joint Conference 2006 (SICE2006)   608-613   Oct 2006   [Refereed]
Response of EEG at α band to alternating two-color flicker stimuli
NISHIFUJI Seiji, TANAKA Shogo
Clinical Neurophysiology   117(Suppl. 1) S259-S259   Sep 2006   [Refereed]
NISHIFUJI Seiji, OHKADO Hironori, TANAKA Shogo
45(5A) 4248-4255   May 2006   [Refereed]
Response of brain alpha wave to color-alternating flicker stimuli
Seiji Nishifuji, Shogo Tanaka
Proceedings of SICE Annual Conference 2004   2135-2140   Aug 2004   [Refereed]
Spatiotemporal response of alpha wave to flicker stimuli of temporally alternated colors
NISHIFUJI Seiji, OHKADO Hironori, TANAKA Shogo
Proceedings of the 35th ISCIE International Symposium on Stochastic Systems Theory and Its Applications   124-129   May 2004
Phase response of brain alpha wave to temporally alternating red/blue stimuli
NISHIFUJI Seiji, TANAKA Shogo
Japanese Journal of Applied Physics   42(9) L1100-L1103   Sep 2003   [Refereed]
Anomalous phase response of alpha wave to color-alternating flicker stimuli
NISHIFUJI Seiji, OHKADO Hironori, TANAKA Shogo
Proceedings of the SICE Annual Conference 2005 (SICE2005)   896-901   Aug 2003   [Refereed]
Phase synchronization of brain alpha wave in response to temporally alternating color stimuli
NISIFUJI Seiji, TANAKA Shogo
Proceedings of SICE Annual Conference 2003   1873-1877   Aug 2003   [Refereed]
Spatial dynamics of alpha wave in response to flicker stimuli with various light intensities
NISHIFUJI Seiji, TANAKA Shogo
Proceedings of the 34th ISCIE International Symposium on Stochastic Systems Theory and Its Applications   136-141   May 2003   [Refereed]
Dependency of response of alpha wave on the light intensity of periodic photic stimuli
NISHIFUJI Seiji, TANAKA Shogo
Transactions of the Institiute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers A   J86-A(2) 142-149   Feb 2003   [Refereed]
Dependence of spatiotemporal response of alpha wave on lightintensity of repetitive photic stimuli
Proceedings of SICE Annual Conference 2002   2119-2122   Aug 2002   [Refereed]
Spatio-temporal characteristics of envelope and phase of alpha, delta and theta waves in brain waves
NISHIFUJI Seiji, TANAKA Shogo
Proceedings on 2002 Japan-USA Symposium on Flexible Automation   1309-1315   Jul 2002   [Refereed]
Optimal Candidates of Unknown Parameters for Automatic On-Line Measurement of Ship's Attitude
TANAKA Shogo, YONEZAWA Toshiaki, NISHIFUJI Seiji
Transactions IEE of Japan   119-C(8/9) 1018-1026   Aug 1999   [Refereed]
TANAKA Shogo, NISHIFUJI Seiji
IEEE Trandactions on Instrumentation and Measurement   45(1) 209-217   Feb 1996   [Refereed]
NISHIFUJI Seiji, TANAKA Shogo
Transactions of the Society of Instrument and Control Engineers   32(2) 141-150   Feb 1996   [Refereed]
On-line dynamic sensing of ship's attitude bu use of a servo-type accelerometer and inclinometers
TANAKA Shogo, NISHIFUJI Seiji
Proceedings of the 10th Korea Automatic Control Conference International Program   162-165   Oct 1995   [Refereed]
TANAKA Shogo, NISHIFUJI Seiji
IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering   20(4) 339-346   Oct 1995   [Refereed]
TANAKA Shogo, NISHIFUJI Seiji
Transactions of the Society of Instrument and Control Engineers   30(12) 1449-1457   Dec 1994   [Refereed]
Automatic on-line measurement of ship's attitude by use of servo-type inclinometers
NISHIFUJI Seiji, TOYA Yuji, TANAKA Shogo
The Transactions of the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers C-II   J77-C-II(10) 472-481   Oct 1994   [Refereed]
Automatic on-line measurement of dynamic ship's attitude
TANAKA Shogo, NISHIFUJI Seiji
Proceedings of the IECON'94   2005-2010   Sep 1994   [Refereed]
On-line dynamic measurement of ship's attitude
TANAKA Shogo, NISHIFUJI Seiji
Proceedings of the 1st Asian Control Conference   447-450   Jul 1994   [Refereed]
Dynamic measurement of ship's Attitude
TANAKA Shogo, NISHIFUJI Seiji
Proceedings of the ISCIE International Symposium of Stochatic Systems Theory and Its Applications   249-254   May 1994   [Refereed]
Automatic measurement of ship's attitude by use of servo-type acceleromenters
TANAKA Shogo, NISHIFUJI Seiji
Proceedings of the IECON'93   2378-2383   Nov 1993   [Refereed]
Correlation Dimension of Electroencephalogram
NISHIFUJI Seiji, HARADA Kohei, HIRAKAWA Kazuyoshi
The Transactions of the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers   J75-A(6) 1045-1053   Jun 1992   [Refereed]
Phase Dynamics in Entrained Alpha Rhythms by Photic Stimulation
NISHIFUJI Seiji, HARADA Kohei, HIRAKAWA Kazuyoshi
The Transactions of the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers   J75-A(3) 633-639   Mar 1992   [Refereed]
Phase dynamics of spontaneous and entrained alpha rhythms
NISHIFUJI Seiji, HARADA Kohei, HIRAKAWA Kazuyoshi
Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing   29(Supplement) 1066-1066   Jul 1991   [Refereed]
Response of alpha wave to flicker stimulation
HARADA Kohei, NISHIFUJI Seiji, KAI Shoichi, HIRAKAWA Kazuyoshi
IEICE Transactions on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences   E74(6) 1486-1491   Jun 1991   [Refereed]
Spatio-temporal dynamics of alpha rhythms in terms of its envelope and phase
NISHIFUJI Seiji, HARADA Kohei, HIRAKAWA Kazuyoshi
Brain Topography   3(1) 260-261   Sep 1990   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Modulation of steady state visual evoked potential for brain computer interface using electroencephalogram under eyes-closed state
NISHIFUJI Seiji, SUGITA Yuya
The 32nd Sensing Forum   199-204   Sep 2015
Brain computer interfaces (BCIs) transform modulations of electroencephalogram into user's intents to communicate with others without voice and body movement for disabled with severe motor disabilities. However, most of conventional BCIs are still...
Effect of mental tasks on steady state visual evoked potential in electroencephalogram
NISHIFUJI Seiji, SUGITA Yuya, TANAKA Shogo
The 31st Sensing Forum   148-152   Sep 2014
Brain computer interfaces (BCIs) utilizes modulation of electroencephalogram (EEG) associated with performance of cognitive and/or mental task of users to express their intent to others using only their EEG. The extent of application of BCIs is no...
Binary class of brain computer interface using response of electroencephalogram with eyes-closed to flicker stimuli
NISHIFUJI Seiji, ISHIZU Yoshitake, TANAKA Shogo
The 30th Sensing Forum   281-286   Jul 2013
State-of-the-art brain computer interfaces (BCIs) have achieved the outstanding improvement in the information transfer rate and classification accuracy. It is still however difficult for severely disabled to use BCIs due to strict limitations of ...
Dependence of spatiotemporal characteristic of brain wave entrained to flicker stimuli on stimulus intensity and frequency
NISHIFUJI Seiji, SHIGEYAMA Tsukasa, TANAKA Shogo
The 46th Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society of Japan   48(Suppl. 1) S121-S121   Dec 2008
Phase dynamics of brain waves in frequency locking to repetitive flicker stimuli
NISHIFUJI Seiji, TANAKA Shogo
The Fifth Asian Biophysics Symposium & 44th Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society of Japan   44(Suppl.) S414-S414   Dec 2006
Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Human Brain Wave
NISHIFUJI Seiji
Telecom FRONTIER   (27) 25-33   2000
Phase Dynamics of Alpha Wave
NISHIFUJI Seiji, HARADA Kohei, HIRAKAWA Kazuyoshi
Technical Report of IEICE   NLP93(14) 23-30   May 1993
Nonlinearity of the Alpha Rhythm
HARADA Kohei, NISHIFUJI Seiji, HIRAKAWA Kazuyoshi
Technical Report of IEICE   NLP92(55) 61-68   Dec 1992
Dynamics of Phase and Amplitude in Human EEG Rhythms during sleep
NISHIFUJI Seiji, SHIGA Fumihide, HARADA Kohei, HIRAKAWA Kazuyoshi
Technology Reports of Kyushu University   65(2) 121-127   Mar 1992
Intermittency of Photic Driven Alpha Rhythms
NISHIFUJI Seiji, HARADA Kohei, HIRAKAWA Kazuyoshi
Technology Report of IEICE   NLP91(61) 21-28   Dec 1991
Spatio-Temporal Characteristics of EEG Rhythms during Sleep
NISHIFUJI Seiji, HARADA Kohei, SHIGA Fumihide, HIRAKAWA Kazuyoshi
Technology Report of IEICE   MBE90(92) 7-12   Jan 1991
Phase Fluctuation in Entrained Alpha Rhythms under Flicker Stimulation
NISHIFUJI Seiji, HARADA Kohei, HIRAKAWA Kazuyoshi
Technology Reports of Kyushu University   63(6) 655-660   Dec 1990
Spatio-Temporal patterns of Phase of Alpha Wave
NISHIFUJI Seiji, HARADA Kohei, HIRAKAWA Kazuyoshi
Symposium for Science on Form   62-65   Nov 1990
Correlation Dimension of the EEG Rhythm "jointly worked"
NISHIFUJI Seiji, HARADA Kohei, HIRAKAWA Kazuyoshi
Technology Report of IEICE   NLP88(54) 1-7   Dec 1988

Books etc

 
The Measurement, Instrumentation and Sensors Handbook
Mark A. Steadham, Partha B. Banerjee, Seiji Nishifuji, Shogo Tanaka (Part:Contributor, Attitude Measurement)
CRC Press   Mar 2014   
Physics of the Living State
Kohei Harada, Seiji Nishifuji, Shoichi Kai, Kazuyosi Hirakawa (Part:Contributor, Dynamical Behavior of Brain Alpha Rhythms)
Ohmusha/IOS Press   Jan 1994   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Impact of focusing attention on periodic flicker stimuli on steady-state visually evoked potential and application to manifestation of intention
Seiji Nishifuji, Yoshitake Ishizu, Shogo Tanaka
2 Nov 2012   
Nonlinear Dynamics of Human Brain Alpha Rhythm
The 17th SICE Kyushu Branch Annual Conferece   Dec 1998   

Teaching Experience

 
 

Works

 
Spatio-Temporal Dynamics of Human Brain Wave
1996
Spatio-Temporal Dynamics of Human Brain Wave
1997
Spatio-Temporal Dynamics of Human Brain Wave
The Others   1996 - 1996
Spatio-Temporal Dynamics of Human Brain Wave
The Others   1997 - 1997

Research Grants & Projects

 
Communication System Using Brain Waves
Phase Dynamics of Brain Waves
Dynamics of Coupled Nonlinear Oscillators System

Others

 
2001
Elucidation of spatiotemporal dynamics of electronencephalogram has been tried to develop a novel diagnostics of brain diseases such as epilepsy and depression.