Wen Wen

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Wen Wen
The University of Tokyo
Advanced Research Centers

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Aug 2018
Project Associate Professor, Department of Precision Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Apr 2017
Jul 2018
Restarted Postdoc Researcher, JSPS
Sep 2016
Jul 2018
Research Associate, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London
Apr 2014
Aug 2016
Project Researcher, The University of Tokyo
Aug 2012
Mar 2014
Researcher, Keio Advanced Research Centers, Keio University


Apr 2006
Mar 2012
Psychology Department, Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Sep 1999
Jul 2003
Department of Computer Science, Fudan University

Committee Memberships

Sep 2016
The 4th International Conference on Serviceology  Media Chair
May 2016
1st International Symposium on Embodied Brain Systems Science  Secretariat
Dec 2015
International Conference on Advanced Mechatronics  Program Committee

Awards & Honors

Dec 2014
Best Presentation Award of the 33rd Annual Meeting, Japanese Psychonomic Society
Jan 2012
Best Ideas in the 9th Invention Contest, Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo
May 2010
Best Presentation of the 17th Research Meeting, Man-Environment Research Association
Winner: Wen Wen, Toru Ishikawa, Takao Sato

Published Papers

The readiness potential reflects the reliability of action consequence
Wen, W., Minohara, R., Hamasaki, S., Maeda, T., An, Q., Tamura, Y., Yamakawa, H., Yamashita, A., & Asama, H.
Scientific Reports   8(11865)    Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Skill extraction from nursing care service using sliding sheet
An, Q., Nakagawa, J., Yasuda, J., Wen, W., Yamakawa, H., Yamashita, A., & Aasama, H.
International Journal of Automation Technology   12(4) 533-541   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Wen, W., Brann, E., Di Costa, S., & Haggard, P.
NeuroImage   175 438-448   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Impact of Navon-induced global and local processing biases on the acquisition of spatial knowledge
Wen, W. & Kawabata, H.
SAGE Open   8(4)    Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Control changes the way we look at the world
Wen, W. & Haggard, P.
Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience   30(4) 603-619   Jan 2018   [Refereed]


Readiness potential reflects the predictive aspect of sense of agency
Minohara, R., Wen, W., Hamasaki, S., Maeda, T., Yamakawa, H., Shibuya, S., Ohki, Y., Yamashita, A. & Asama, H.
Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Advanced Mechatronics (ICAM2015)   353-354   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Tomoi. D, Wen, W., Yamakawa, H., Hamasaki, S., Takakusaki, K., An, Q., Tamura, Y., Yamashita, A., & Asama, H.
Proceedings of the 2015 International Symposium on Micro-Nano Mechatronics and Human Science (MHS2015)   213-216   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
Hamasaki, S., An, Q., Wen, W., Tamura, Y., Yamakawa, H., Yamashita, A., Asama, H., Shibuya, S., & Ohki, Y.
Proceedings of the 2015 International Symposium on Micro-Nano Mechatronics and Human Science (MHS2015)   254-257   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
Skill evaluation and education services for bed-care nursing with sliding sheet with regression analysis
Wen, W., Qiao, X., Yanai, K., Nakagawa, J., Yasuda, Y., Yamashita, A., & Asama, H.
Proceedings of the 3rd international conference on Serviceology (ICServ2015)      2015   [Refereed]
Nurse bed care activity analysis for intelligent training service
Qiao, X., Nakagawa, J., Yanai, K., Yasuda, J., Wen, W., Yamashita, A., & Asama, H.
Proceedings of the 3rd international conference on Serviceology (ICServ2015)      2015   [Refereed]

Association Memberships


Research Grants & Projects

JSPS: Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Research Fellow
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Jul 2018    Investigator(s): Wen Wen
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2018
The Uehara Memorial Foundation: Abroad Research Fellowship
Project Year: Sep 2016 - Aug 2017    Investigator(s): Wen Wen
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): Wen Wen
Role and neural basis of high-level cognitive processes in sense of agency
Marubun Research Promotion Foundation: Exchanging Research Grant
Project Year: Sep 2016       Investigator(s): Wen Wen