TANAKA Akihiro

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Name
TANAKA Akihiro
Affiliation
Tokyo Woman's Christian University
Degree
Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology(The University of Tokyo)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
 
 - 
Today
Assistant Professor, Tokyo Woman's Christian University School of Arts and Sciences
 
2004
   
 
Postdoctoral Fellow, Research Institute of Electrical Communication, Tohoku University
 
2005
   
 
Research Associate, Department of Psychology, University of Tokyo
 
2008
   
 
Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow, Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
 
2010
   
 
Assistant Professor, Waseda Institute for Advanced Study
 

Education

 
 
 - 
2004
Psychology, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University of Tokyo
 
 
   
 
Psychology, Faculty of Letters, Waseda University
 

Awards & Honors

 
2007
Best Presentation Award, Japanese Society for Cognitive Psychology
 

Published Papers

 
The role of pitch pattern in Japanese 24-month-olds’ word recognition.
Yamamoto, H. W., & Haryu, E.
Journal of Memory and Language   99 90-98   2018   [Refereed]
The developmental path of multisensory perception of emotion and phoneme in Japanese speakers.
Yamamoto, H. W., Kawahara, M. & Tanaka, A.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Auditory-Visual Speech Processing 2017   D2. S5.(1) 1-4   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Impact of culture on the development of multisensory emotion perception.
Kawahara, M., Sauter, D. &Tanaka, A.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Auditory-Visual Speech Processing 2017   D2. S5.(2) 1-6   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Multisensory perception of emotion for human and chimpanzee expressions by humans.
Kawase, M., Adachi, I & Tanaka, A.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Auditory-Visual Speech Processing 2017   D2. S5.(3) 1-4   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Comparison of multisensory display rules in expressing complex emotions between cultures.
Takagi, S., Miyazawa, S., Huis In’t Veld, E., de Gelder, B., Hamano, Y., Tabei, K. Tanaka, A.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Facial Analysis, Animation, and Auditory-Visual Speech Processing 2015   57-62   Sep 2015   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Touch cannot be perceived accurately at categorical level but can be perceived sufficiently at quadrant level.
Oya, R. & Tanaka, A.
31st Association for Psychological Science Annual Convention   26 May 2019   
Does raising experience facilitate multisensory emotion perception of dogs in humans?
Kawase, M., Tanaka, A.
第10回多感覚研究会   20 Oct 2018   
Does raising experience facilitate multisensory emotion perception of dogs in humans?
Kawase, M., Tanaka, A., Takimoto, A.
第78回日本動物心理学会大会   29 Aug 2018   
Cultural differences and its neural basis in emotion perception from faces and voices
Tanaka, A.
第41回日本神経科学大会のシンポジウム「個性と身体表現の創発に関わる神経機構」   26 Jul 2018   
Language, but not race induces vocal superiority in audiovisual emotion perception
Kawahara, M., Yamamoto, H.W. & Tanaka, A.
IMRF2018   16 Jun 2018   
Development of cultural differences in emotion perception from faces and voices
Tanaka, A., Kawahara, M. & Sauter, D.
IMRF2018   16 Jun 2018   
The Developmental Path of Multisensory Perception of Emotion and Phoneme in Japanese Speakers
Yamamoto, H. W., Kawahara, M., Tanaka, A.
International Conference on Auditory-Visual Speech Processing 2017   26 Aug 2017   
Cross-cultural differences in the development of emotion perception from face and voice between Japanese and Dutch speakers.
Tanaka, A., Disa Sauter, Kawahara, M.
5th Joint Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America and Acoustical Society of Japan   28 Nov 2016   
WIAS as a Multidisciplinary Environment [Invited]
Tanaka, A.
10周年記念シンポジウム   1 Nov 2016   
The effects of intervals and loudness of sounds on animacy perception.
Sawada, Y., Tanaka, A.
The 31st International Congress of Psychology   Jul 2016   
Development of cultural differences in emotion perception from face and voice.
Kawahara, M., Sauter, D., Tanaka, A.
The 31st International Congress of Psychology   Jul 2016   
Effect of auditory information on reading comprehension: Comparison of audio-visual presentation with oral reading.
Takahashi, M., Tanaka, A.
The 31st International Congress of Psychology   Jul 2016   
Cultural differences and its neural basis differences in emotion perception from facial and vocal expressions.
Takagi, S., Tanaka, A.
The 31st International Congress of Psychology   Jul 2016   
Impact of culture on the development of emotion perception from face and voice.
Tanaka, A., Kawahara, M., Sauter, D.
The 17th International Multisensory Research Forum (IMRF2016)   Jun 2016   
The neural basis of cultural differences in emotion perception from facial and vocal expressions.
Takagi, S., Harada, T., Sadato, N., Huis In’t Veld, E., de Gelder, B., Hamano, Y., Tabei, K., & Tanaka, A.
The 16th International Multisensory Research Forum (IMRF2015)   Jun 2015   
Emotion perception from faces and voices is modulated by perceivers' cultural background and cultural familiarity.
Tanaka, A., Takagi, S., Hiramatsu, S., Huis in't Veld, EMJ., de Gelder B.
The 27th Association for Psychological Science Annual Convention   May 2015   
Cultural differences in emotion perception by face and voice representing basic six emotions.
Tanaka,A.,Takagi,S.,&Tabei, K.
The 15th International Multisensory Research Forum (IMRF2014)   Jun 2014   
Comparison of Emotion Perception between artificial and non-artificial stimuli representing different emotions by faces and voices.
Takagi,S., Tabei,K.,&Tanaka, A.
The 15th International Multisensory Research Forum (IMRF2014)   Jun 2014   
The cultural differences in multisensory display rules in expressing the complex emotions.
Takagi, S., Miyazawa, S.,Huis in't Veld, EMJ., de Gelder B., Tanaka, A.
9th International Conference on Cognitive Science (ICCS2013)   1 Aug 2013   
Integration of text and speech information during audio-visual presentation.
Takahashi,M. & Tanaka,A.
9th International Conference on Cognitive Science (ICCS2013)   1 Aug 2013