Kitada Ryo

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Name
Kitada Ryo
Affiliation
Nanyang Technological University
Section
School of Social Sciences
Job title
Nanyang Associate Professor
Degree
Ph.D

Research Areas

 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Jan 2017
 - 
Today
Nanyang Associate Professor, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
 
Aug 2008
 - 
Today
Assistant Professor, National Institute for Physiological Sciences
 

Awards & Honors

 
Apr 2016
Nanyang assistant professorship, Nanyang Associate Professorship
 
2015
JPA Awards for International Contributions to Psychology, The Japanese Psychological Association
 

Published Papers

 
Brain networks underlying tactile softness perception: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study
Kitada R*, Doizaki R, Kwon J, Nakagawa E, Kajimoto H, Sakamoto M, Sadato N
NeuroImage   in press    2019   [Refereed]
Emotional Tears Communicate Sadness But Not Excessive Emotions Without Other Contextual Knowledge.
Ito K*, Chew Wei O, Kitada R*
Frontiers in Psychology   in press    2019   [Refereed]
Affective judgment of social touch on a hand modulated by hand embodiment
Fahey S, Santana C, Kitada R, Zheng Z*
Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology   in press    2019   [Refereed]
Cross-cultural similarity in relationship-specific social touching
Suvilehto JT, Nummenmaa L*, Harada T, Dunbar RIM, Hari R, Turner R, Sadato N, Kitada R*
Proceedings of the Royal Society B   in press    2019   [Refereed]
Sasaki AT, Okamoto Y, Kochiyama T, Kitada R*, Sadato N
Cortex   108 234-251   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Rajaei N, Aoki N, Takahashi HK, Miyaoka T, Kochiyama T, Ohka M, Sadato N, Kitada R*
Human brain mapping      Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Yuko Okamoto, Ryo Kitada, Motohide Miyahara, Takanori Kochiyama, Hiroaki Naruse, Norihiro Sadato, Hidehiko Okazawa, Hirotaka Kosaka
NeuroImage: Clinical   19 384   Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Kawamichi H, Sugawara SK, Hamano YH, Kitada R, Nakagawa E, Kochiyama T, Sadato N
Scientific reports   8(1) 1798   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
The Effect of Dual-Hemisphere Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation Over the Parietal Operculum on Tactile Orientation Discrimination
Fujimoto S, Tanaka S, Laakso I, Yamaguchi T, Kon N, Nakayama T, Kondo K and Kitada R*
Front. Behav. Neurosci.   11 173   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Okamoto Y, Kosaka H, Kitada R, Seki A, Tanabe HC, Hayashi MJ, Kochiyama T, Saito DN, Yanaka HT, Munesue T, Ishitobi M, Omori M, Wada Y, Okazawa H, Koeda T, Sadato N
Neuroscience research   119 38-52   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Sumiya M, Koike T, Okazaki S, Kitada R*, Sadato N*
Neuroscience research      May 2017   [Refereed]
Yang J, Kitada R*, Kochiyama T, Yu Y, Makita K, Araki Y, Wu J*, Sadato N
Scientific reports   7 40931   Feb 2017   [Refereed]
Tanaka SC*, Yamada K*, Kitada R, Tanaka S, Sugawara SK, Ohtake F, Sadato N
Scientific reports   6 21321   Feb 2016   [Refereed]
Takahashi HK, Kitada R*, Sasaki AT, Kawamichi H, Okazaki S, Kochiyama T, Sadato N*
Neuroscience research   101 32-43   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Pawluk DT, Adams RJ, Kitada R
IEEE transactions on haptics   8(3) 258-278   Jul 2015   [Refereed]
Kawamichi H*, Kitada R*, Yoshihara K, Takahashi HK, Sadato N
Frontiers in human neuroscience   9 164   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
Kitada R*, Yoshihara K, Sasaki AT, Hashiguchi M, Kochiyama T, Sadato N
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience   34 10096-10108   Jul 2014   [Refereed]
Kitada R*, Sasaki AT, Okamoto Y, Kochiyama T, Sadato N
Neuropsychologia (in press)      2014   [Refereed]
Motohide Miyahara, Ryo Kitada*, Akihiro Sasaki, Yuko Okamoto, Hiroki C Tanabe, Norihito Sadato
Neuroscience Research   75(3) 228-238   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Kitada R*, Okamoto Y, Sasaki AT, Kochiyama T, Miyahara M, Lederman SJ and Sadato N
Frontiers in Human Neuroscience   7(7)    Jan 2013   [Refereed]
Pawluk D, Kitada R, Abramowicz A, Hamilton C, Lederman SJ*
IEEE Transactions on Haptics   4(1) 2-13   2011   [Refereed]
Kitada R*, Johnsrude IS, Kochiyama T, Lederman SJ
NeuroImage   49 1677-1689   Jan 2010   [Refereed]
Kitada R*, Dijkerman HC, Soo G, Lederman SJ
Perception   39(2) 236-254   2010   [Refereed]
Kitada R*, Johnsrude IS, Kochiyama T, Lederman SJ
Journal of cognitive neuroscience   21 2027-2045   Oct 2009   [Refereed]
Lederman SJ*, Kilgour A, Kitada R, Klatzky RL, Hamilton C
Canadian journal of experimental psychology = Revue canadienne de psychologie experimentale   61 230-241   Sep 2007   [Refereed]
Lederman SJ*, Klatzky RL, Abramowicz A, Salsman K, Kitada R, Hamilton C.
Psychological Science   18(2) 158-164   Feb 2007   [Refereed]
Lawrence MA, Kitada R, Klatzky RL, Lederman SJ*
Perception   36 547-557   2007   [Refereed]
Kitada R, Kito T, Saito DN, Kochiyama T, Matsumura M, Sadato N*, Lederman SJ
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience   26 7491-7501   Jul 2006   [Refereed]
Kilgour AR, Kitada R, Servos P, James TW, Lederman SJ*
Brain Cogn.   59(3) 246-257   Dec 2005   [Refereed]
Kitada R, Hashimoto T, Kochiyama T, Kito T, Okada T, Matsumura M, Lederman SJ, Sadato N*
NeuroImage   25 90-100   Mar 2005   [Refereed]
Kitada R, Kochiyama T, Hashimoto T, Naito E, Matsumura M*
Neuroreport   14 719-724   Apr 2003   [Refereed]
Internally simulated movement sensations during motor imagery activate cortical motor areas and the cerebellum.
Naito E, Kochiyama T, Kitada R, Nakamura S, Matsumura M, Yonekura Y, Sadato N*
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience   22 3683-3691   May 2002   [Refereed]
Kitada R, Naito E, Matsumura M*.
Neuroscience   109(4) 701-707   2002   [Refereed]
Okamoto Y, Kitada R, Tanabe HC, Hayashi MJ, Kochiyama T, Munesue T, Ishitobi M, Saito DN, Yanaka HT, Omori M, Wada Y, Okazawa H, Sasaki AT, Morita T, Itakura S, Kosaka H, Sadato N*
Neuroscience research (in press)      [Refereed]

Misc

 
北田 亮
基礎心理学研究 = The Japanese journal of psychonomic science   35(1) 68-71   Sep 2016
北田亮
Clin Neurosci   32(2) 183-186   Feb 2014   [Invited]
北田亮
基礎心理学研究   35(1) 68-71   Sep 2016
<p>Among our senses, there has been considerable interest in the neural mechanisms underlying visual object recognition. By contrast, relatively little is known about the mechanisms underlying the haptic object perception. Here, I review the previ...
北田亮
日本ヒト脳機能マッピング学会プログラム・抄録集   16th 30   2014
和氣典二, 渡辺哲也, 北田亮, 大内進, 和氣典二
日本特殊教育学会大会発表論文集(CD-ROM)   54th ROMBUNNO.JISHUSHIMPOJIUMU6   Aug 2016

Books etc

 
Pervasive haptics
Kitada Ryo (Part:Joint Work, THE BRAIN NETWORK FOR HAPTIC OBJECT RECOGNITION)
Springer Japan   2016   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Kitada Ryo
Blind Brain Workshop (Pisa, Italy)   17 Oct 2013   
Kitada Ryo
Tactile Research Group Meeting, a Sattelite Meeting of Psychonomics Society (Minneapolis, MN, US)   15 Nov 2012   
Kitada Ryo
International Seminar on Time Series Modeling of Neuroscience Data (Okazaki, Japan).   14 Feb 2012   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Touch and Blindness: cognitive brain researches on multisensory perception and the effect of visual deprivation on them
Nanyang Technological University: NAP startup
Project Year: Jan 2017 - Jan 2020    Investigator(s): Kitada Ryo
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(B))
Project Year: 2011 - 2012    Investigator(s): Ryo KITADA
I conducted the following two studies on tactile material perception. (1) We compared the psychophysical patterns of roughness perception and unpleasantness. The psychophysical functions were between the two percepts were highly similar, whereas t...

Education

 
Apr 2000
 - 
Mar 2005
Graduate School of Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University
 
Apr 1997
 - 
Mar 2000
Human Studies, Kyoto University
 

Social Contribution

 
[TV or radio appearance, Media coverage cooperation]  NHK  38301904  24 Jul 2016 - 24 Jul 2016