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Yokohama National University
College of Education Department of School Education Specialization in Home Economics Education
Job title
Doctor(clothing environment)(Bunka Women's University), Master(Home economics)(Ochanomizu University), Bache(Home Economics)(Ochanomizu University)
Other affiliation
Yokohama National UniversityYokohama National University
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2017
Professor, College of Education, Yokohama National University/ College of Education / Professor
Apr 2006
Mar 2019
Center for Future Medical Social Infrastructure Based on Information Communications Techonology, Yokohama National University
Apr 2000
Mar 2011
Yokohama National University/ Faculty of Education and Human Sciences/ associate Professor
Apr 1993
Mar 1997
Instructor, Department of Home Economics, Bunka Women's University/
Apr 1992
Mar 1993
Assistant, Department of Home Economics, Bunka Women's University/Department of Home Economics/ Instructor


Graduate School, Division of Home Economics, Bunka Women's University
Graduate School, Division of Home Economics, Ochanomizu University
Faculty of Home Economics, Ochanomizu University

Published Papers

13 1-10   Mar 2018
Journal of Home Economics of Japan   69(1) 1-17   2018
<p>  We conducted "Try-on Yukata" classes for students in junior high and high school to enhance students' motivation to promote/convey Kimono culture. The purpose of this study is to determine what factors promote their "interest in Kimono cultur...
OYA Sachie, SATSUMOTO Yayoi, KAWABATA Hiroko, SAITO Hideko
Journal of the Japan Association of Home Economics Education   60(1) 13-23   2018
To widely spread a program aimed to make students interested in Kimono culture through classes that includes try-on Yukata experience , it is essential to understand the current situation of home economics teachers' knowledge and ability concernin...
薩本弥生, 丸田直美、斉藤秀子,諸岡晴美
日本繊維製品消費科学会   58(1) 80-89   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
高崎福祉大学紀要   (16) 9-21   Jan 2017
Yasuhiro Shimazaki, Toshiki Matsutani, Yayoi,Satsumoto
APPLIED ERGONOMICS   55 234-240   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Yayoi Satsumoto, Shanhua Piao and Masaaki Takeuchi
J Ergonomics      Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Yasuhiro SHIMAZAKI, Atsumasa YOSHIDA, Yayoi SATSUMOTO, and Shohei TAKETANI
Procedia Engineering   72 502-507   Jun 2014   [Refereed]
Study of kendo wear appropriate to prevent heat disorder under hot environment
54 226-236   Mar 2013   [Refereed]


Experimential Classes Including Try-on Yukata toTransmit Kimono Culture toHome Economics Students in Japan and to people from Foreign Countries
The home economics education research Journal of Yokohama National University   (27) 1-10   Jul 2017   [Invited]
We have developed an experiential type of education program for junior high school students or for high school students including how to wear a "Yukata". By this program, We made it clear through this research that students felt Japanese tradition...
Yayoi Satsumoto,Ryota Konno
Journal of the College of Education and Human Sciences Yokohama National University The educational sciences   18 52-70   Feb 2016
Nihon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical medicine   52 513-517   May 2014   [Refereed]
Comfortable Clothing
(17) 1-7   Jul 2006

Conference Activities & Talks

Ventilation efficiency of a sports parka
Yayoi Satsumoto, Yukimi Ikeda, Hiroki Sakurai
42th Symposium on Human-Environment System   9 Dec 2018   
To improve ventilation efficiency of a sports parka, the most suitable location of the ventilation aperture was considered from a results of ventilation and the distribution of wind velocity in clothing microclimate with manikin. The sports parka,...
Measurements of thermal environment and heart rate of elderly people during sleeping in summer
Naoe Nishihara, Yayoi Satsumoto
9 Dec 2018   
The thermal environment and physiological data of elderly people during sleeping were measured for 8 days in summer. As physiological data, skin temperature of chest and thigh, temperature and relative humidity under clothing at chest and heart ra...
Study of ventilating equipment thermometer and NET Radiation in the Narrow space - Produced ventilating equipment and capsule type evaporation meter -
Hironobu KAJII 1), Shoji IGAWA 2), Sakuo SUGAWARA 3), Tadahiro TSUCHIKAWA 4), Seiichi MIYAMOTO 5), Yayoi SATSUMOTO 6), Hiroko KUBO 7), Morie MIYAZAWA 8) , Akihiro YAMAGISHI 9)
9 Dec 2018   
There are a lot of kinds of the thermometry apparatus. Relatively cheap, high speed, simple and easy measuring
equipment are used. We often get different thermal environmental elements value. When we measured on the same
environment condition beca...
Effect of Vapor Permeability and Aperture of Outdoor Parka and Environmental Velocity on Evaporative Heat Transfer and Ventilation rate -Using sweating thermal manikin and tracer gas methods-
Yayoi Satsumoto, Takuya Aoyagi, Ayano Dempoya, Tomoko Koshiba, Teruko Tamura
The Fiber Society's Spring 2018 Conference   13 Jun 2018   
This study aims to find out the effect of vapor permeability and aperture of outdoor parka and environmental velocity on its heat and vapor transfer and ventilation rate. Experiments using sweating thermal manikin and tracer gas method was conduct...
Sachie OYA, Yayoi SATSUMOTO, Machiko CHIBA
Abstracts of Annual Congress of The Japan Society of Home Economics   2018   The Japan Society of Home Economics

Research Grants & Projects

Thermal comfort of diapers
ユニチャーム株式会社: Consigned Research()
Project Year: Jul 2006 - Mar 2008
Thermal comfort due to the microclimate in diaper
Heat and Water vapor transfer through shoes and thermal comfort
Study on clothing education using a dressing simulation
Heat and moisture Transfer of Clothing in hot environment


Jul 2006
Thermal comfort of diapers