TORII Masafumi

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TORII Masafumi
Dr. of Med. Sci(Tottori University), Master of Physical Education(Juntendo University)

Academic & Professional Experience

Professor, Kyushu Institute of Technology Faculty of Engineering, Department of Human Sciences, Faculty of Engineering Department of Human Sciences


Health Education, Graduate School, Division of Physical Recreation, Juntendo University
Health Education, Faculty of Physical Education, Juntendo University


The influence of hyperthermia exposure in sauna on thermal adaptation and select endocrine responses in women (jointly worked)
Medicina Sportiva   12(3) 103-108   2008
Effect of the sauna-induced thermal stimulation of various intensity on the thermal and hormonal metabolism in women(jointly worked)
Biology of Sport   24(4) 357-373   2007
Effect of anti-beta-endorphin antiserum injection in various brain areas on initial estrogen action regulating female sexual behavior
Methods and Findings: in Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology   26(Suppl. 2) 86-87   2004

Books etc

Extrahypotherlamic mechanisms involved in the control circadian behavioral rhythms in the rat. In Toward Chronopharmacology edited by Takahashi, R. et al.(jointly worked)
Pergamon Press (Oxford and New York)   1982   
Comparison of thermal responses between arm cranking- and cycling-work in mild heat-stressed humans. In: Holmer, I. et al. (Eds),, Lunds University, Sweden.(共著)
Environmental Ergonomics XI, (Proceedings of the 11th International Conference) 22-26 May 2005 Ystad, Sweeden)   2005   
Comparison of thermoregulatory responses between men and women during arm crank exercise under heat stress(jointly worked)
Proceedings of The 10th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics   2002   
Muscle temperature and sweating rate during prolonged exercise
Proc. of the 12th Symposium on Biol. and Physiol. Engineering   1997   
Effect of season on thermal balance regulation during submaximal exercise under acute heat stress.
Proc. of the 7th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate, Vol. 4   1996   


Autonomic regulation of physiological function under heat stress
2001 - 2008
Autonomic regulation of physiological function under heat stress
2001 - 2007
Autonomic regulation of physiological function under heat stress
2001 - 2006
Autonomic regulation of physiological function under heat stress
2001 - 2006

Research Grants & Projects

An Applied Physiological Study on Human Thermoregulation
Project Year: 1981   
Work Physiological Studies on Exercise Prescription
Project Year: 1985   
A Comparative on study Advances in Thermal Physiology in Japan, Germany and USA
Project Year: 1995