Hiroki Yamamoto

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Hiroki Yamamoto
Kyoto University

Research Interests


Research Areas


Published Papers

Phoophat P., Yamamoto H.*, Sukigara S.
The Journal of the Textile Institute   in press    Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Investigating the Brain Process Underlying the Emergence and Recovery of Visually Induced Motion Sickess
Jungo MIyazaki, Hiroki Yamamoto
Japanese Journal of Optics   47(5)    May 2018   [Invited]
Journal of Textile Engineering   64(1) 11-18   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
<p>The visual impression of fabric is important in determining and communicating its quality. Many researchers have studied the visual texture and aesthetics of fabrics, naturally by using fabric materials. However, textile designers often draw in...
Beyond the Subjective Experience of Colour: An Experimental Case Study of Grapheme-Texture Synesthesia
Banno, H., Koga, H., Yamamoto, H., Saiki, J.
Cognitive Neuropsychology   34 269-293   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Multilevel analysis of individual differences in regularities of grapheme-color associations in synesthesia
Hamada D., Yamamoto H., Saiki J.
Consciousness and Cognition.   53 122-135   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Information processing of material perception by touch
Hiroki Yamamoto
Clinical Neuroscience   35(2) 169-171   Feb 2017   [Invited]
Information-Theoretic Characterization of Brain Registration and Structure-Function Relationships
Hiroki Yamamoto
Neuroscience and Biomedical Engineering   4(2) 140-147   Sep 2016   [Refereed]
Hamada D., Yamamoto H*., Saiki J.
Behavior Research Methods   1-16   Jan 2016   [Refereed]
Brain representation for haptic and visual texture
Hiroki Yamamoto
Brain & Nerve –神経研究の進歩−   67(6) 691-700   Jun 2015   [Invited]
Miyazaki J., Yamamoto H.*, Ichimura Y., Yamashiro H., Murase T., Yamamoto T., Umeda M., Higuchi T.
Experimental Brain Research   233(8) 2421-2431   May 2015   [Refereed]
Yamashiro H, Yamamoto H*, Mano H, Umeda M, Higuchi T, Saiki J
Journal of Neurophysiology   111(6) 1190-1202   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Kawashima, Y., Yamashiro, H., Yamamoto, H., Murase, T., Ichimura, Y., Umeda, M., Higuchi, T.
Visual Field Maps of the Human Visual Cortex for Central and Peripheral Vision.
Wang B., Yamamoto H.*, Wu J. and Ejima Y.
Neuroscience and Biomedical Engineering, 1(2), 102-110.      Sep 2013   [Refereed]
H. Ban; H. Yamamoto; T. Hanakawa; S.-I. Urayama; T. Aso; H. Fukuyama; Y. Ejima
Journal of Neuroscience   33(43) 16992-17007   2013   [Refereed]
H. Yamamoto; M. Fukunaga; S. Takahashi; H. Mano; C. Tanaka; M. Umeda; Y. Ejima
Human Brain Mapping   33(1) 121-129   Jan 2012   [Refereed]
J. Saiki; A. Yoshioka; H. Yamamoto
Consciousness and Cognition   20(4) 1548-1557   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Judgments About Others’ Trustworthiness: An fMRI Study.
Watabe M., Ban H., and Yamamoto H.
Letters on Evolutionary Behavioral Science, 2, 2, 28-32.      Jul 2011   [Refereed]
K. Maeda; H. Yamamoto; M. Fukunaga; M. Umeda; C. Tanaka; Y. Ejima
Journal of Neurophysiology   104(4) 2291-2301   Oct 2010   [Refereed]
H. Ban; H. Yamamoto; M. Fukunaga; A. Nakagoshi; M. Umeda; C. Tanaka; Y. Ejima
Journal of Neuroscience   26(34) 8804-8809   Aug 2006   [Refereed]
Y. Ejima; S. Takahashi; H. Yamamoto; M. Fukunaga; C. Tanaka; T. Ebisu; M. Umeda
NeuroReport   14(12) 1579-1583   Aug 2003   [Refereed]
Cerebral representation of the Cornsweet illusion in human visual areas 一an fMRI study-
K.Maeda, M.Fukunaga, H.Yamamoto, C.Tanaka,T.Ebisu, M.Uraeda and Y.Ejima
TECHNICAL REPORT OF IEICE HIP   2002(58) 29   2003   [Refereed]
Appearance inspection for surface mounted board.
Hatano H., Yamamoto H., Hiraseko S., and Soeda K.
Japanese journal of advanced automation technology, 4, 5, 262-266.      Sep 1992   [Refereed]


Visual working memory processes for objects' material properties in the human prefrontal cortex
Fujimichi, M., Tsuda, H., Yamamoto, H., & Saiki, J.
The 48th Annual Meeting of Society for Neuroscience      Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Cultural comparison between Taiwanese and Japanese of synesthetic colors distributions in the color space
Hamada, D., Yamamoto, H., & Saiki, J.
the 3rd NTU-Kyoto University International Symposium of Cognitive Neuroscience      Mar 2018
Neural substrate of objects' material properties held in visual working memory
Fujimichi, M., Tsuda, H., Yamamoto, H., & Saiki, J.
The 47th Annual Meeting of Society for Neuroscience      Nov 2017   [Refereed]
Synesthetic experience influence on determination of synesthetic colors in grapheme?color synesthesia
Hamada, D., Yamamoto, H., & Saiki
The 11th annual meeting of the International Conference on Cognitive Science.      Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Relation Between Color Perception and Writing Motion of Grapheme-color Synesthesia
Oshiro S., Yamamoto H., Saiki J.
The 11th International Conference on Cognitive Science (ICCS 2017)      Sep 2017   [Refereed]

Books etc

A probabilistic atlas of human visual areas and an information-theoretical analysis of individual variability in their loci. In: Advanced Brain Neuroimaging Topics in Health and Disease - Methods and Applications. Edited by Dorina Papageorgiou, George I.
Yamamoto H.
Rijeka, Croatia: INTECH.   May 2014   
Large- and Small-Scale Functional Organization of Visual Field Representation in the Human Visual Cortex. In: Portocello T. A. and Velloti R. B. editors. Visual Cortex: New Research, pp. 195-226.
Yamamoto H., Ban H., Fukunaga M., Umeda M., Tanaka C. and Ejima Y.
Nova Science   2008   
Visual Perception of Contextual Effect and Its Neural Correlates In: Funahashi S, editor. Representation and Brain, pp 3-20.
Ejima Y, Takahashi S, Yamamoto H, Gohda N.
Tokyo: Springer Verlag   2007   
Color coding in visual search with heterochromatic distractors. In AIC Color 97, pp 235-238.
Yamamoto H., Oka S., Ejima Y.
International Colour Association   1997   
Adaptation effects of a white light on nonlinearity in the yellow-blue chromatic system. In AIC Color 97, pp 274-277.
Yamamoto H., Ejima Y., Urayama S.
International Colour Association   1997   

Conference Activities & Talks

Human Brain Perceives Through Sensory [Invited]
Hiroki Yamamoto
Sensory Discovery: the first step for innovation service design, Kesetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand.   28 Mar 2019   

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2010 - 2012    Investigator(s): Hiroki YAMAMOTO
To reveal visual cortical processes underlying visual awareness for colored patterns, a series of fMRI experiments were conducted. First, human visual areas were localized for 16 subjects by retinotopy measurements and novel multi-subjects maps of...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2007 - 2008    Investigator(s): Hiroki YAMAMOTO