Satoru Yokoyama

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Name
Satoru Yokoyama
Nickname
Yokoyama@CIS
E-mail
syokoyamacis.ac.jp
URL
http://satyok.wixsite.com/learning/
Affiliation
Chiba Institute of Science
Section
Faculty of Pharmacy Department of Pharmacy

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2018
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Today
Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy, Chiba Institute of Science
 
Apr 2014
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Mar 2018
Associate professor, Chiba Institute of Science
 
Apr 2014
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Mar 2018
Guest lecturer, Institute of Development, Aging, and Cancer, Tohoku University
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2014
Assistant professor, Institute of Development, Aging, and Cancer, Tohoku University
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2006 - 2009    Investigator(s): Tadao MIYAMOTO
To understand the nature of Japanese language processing, this research project based on neuroimaging techniques examined lexical, morphological, sentential, and pragmatic aspects of the language. The Japanese language processing was also examined...

Published Papers

 
Satoru Yokoyama
Frontiers in Psychology      2018   [Refereed]
Hsieh MC, Jeong H, Dos Santos Kawata KH, Sasaki Y, Lee HC, Yokoyama S, Sugiura M, Kawashima R
Brain and language   174 72-85   Nov 2017   [Refereed]
Maïonchi-Pino N, Taki Y, Magnan A, Yokoyama S, Écalle J, Takahashi K, Hashizume H, Kawashima R
L'Année psychologique   115 1-26   Jun 2015   [Refereed]
Puzzles with the Desirative Predicate Hoshii ‘Want’ in Japanese
Maki H, Yokoyama S
JELS   32 304-310   2015   [Refereed]
Hashimoto Y, Yokoyama S, Kawashima R
Brain and behavior   4 180-186   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Yokoyama S, Takahashi K, Kawashima R
PloS one   9 e93109   2014   [Refereed]
Yokoyama S, Kim J, Uchida S, Miyamoto T, Yoshimoto K, Kawashima R
Brain and behavior   3 525-531   Sep 2013   [Refereed]
Maïonchi-Pino N, Taki Y, Yokoyama S, Magnan A, Takahashi K, Hashizume H, Écalle J, Kawashima R
Journal of experimental child psychology   115 53-73   May 2013   [Refereed]
Sekiguchi A, Sugiura M, Yokoyama S, Sassa Y, Horie K, Sato S, Kawashima R
BMC neuroscience   14 29   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Yokoyama S, Takahashi K, Kawashima R
PloS one   8 e56106   2013   [Refereed]
YOKOYAMA SATORU, MANALO EMMANUEL, TANAKA ERISUNOBUE, TAKAHASHI KEI, HASHIZUME HIROSHI, JEONG HEYONGJEONG, KAWASHIMA RYUTA
電子情報通信学会技術研究報告   112(145(TL2012 10-25)) 13-17   Jul 2012
Koizumi M, Kim J, Kimura N, Yokoyama S, Sato S, Horie K, Kawashima R
The Open Medical Imaging Journal   6 70-79   2012   [Refereed]
Hashimoto Y, Yokoyama S, Kawashima R
The Open Medical Imaging Journal   6 62-69   2012   [Refereed]
Yokoyama S, Maki H, Hashimoto Y, Toma M, Kawashima R
PloS one   7 e40474   2012   [Refereed]
Yusa N, Koizumi M, Kim J, Kimura N, Uchida S, Yokoyama S, Miura N, Kawashima R, Hagiwara H
Journal of cognitive neuroscience   23 2716-2730   Oct 2011   [Refereed]
Sekiguchi A, Yokoyama S, Kasahara S, Yomogida Y, Takeuchi H, Ogawa T, Taki Y, Niwa S, Kawashima R
Medicine and science in sports and exercise   43 1857-1862   Oct 2011   [Refereed]
横山悟, 金情浩, 内田信也, 宮本正夫, 吉本啓, 川島隆太
日本認知科学会大会発表論文集(CD-ROM)   28th ROMBUNNO.P2-2   2011
YOKOYAMA SATORU, TAKI YASUYUKI, HASHIZUME HIROSHI, NOZAWA TAKAYUKI, TAKAHASHI KEI, KAWASHIMA RYUTA
電子情報通信学会技術研究報告   110(163(TL2010 11-29)) 19-24   Jul 2010
Brain changes morphologically and functionally as one grows. However, it is unclear how the change of functional brain activation during sentence comprehension occurs on development. We measured functional brain images during sentence comprehensio...
Takeuchi H, Sekiguchi A, Taki Y, Yokoyama S, Yomogida Y, Komuro N, Yamanouchi T, Suzuki S, Kawashima R
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience   30 3297-3303   Mar 2010   [Refereed]
YOKOYAMA Satoru, Susila I Putu, OSAWA Takeshi, KAWASHIMA Ryuta
Technical report of IEICE. Thought and language   109(297) 57-62   Nov 2009
So far, in order to assess learner's foreign language proficiency, the output result after language processing from learners has been used. The current research aims at developing assessment system of foreign language proficiency by using brain re...
TAKAHASHI Kei, YOKOYAMA Satoru, KAMBARA Toshimune, YOSHIMOTO Kei
国際文化研究   (15) 137-150   Mar 2009
Satoru Yokoyama, Kei Yoshimoto, Tadao Miyamoto, Ryuta Kawashima
Journal of Neurolinguistics      2009   [Refereed]
Satoru Yokoyama, Jungho Kim, Shin-ya Uchida, Tadao Miyamoto, Kei Yoshimoto, Noriaki Yusa, Ryuta Kawashim
Journal of Neurolinguistics      2009   [Refereed]
TAKAHASHI Kei, YOKOYAMA Satoru, KAMBARA Toshimune, YOSHIMOTO Kei, KAWASHIMA Ryuta
Technical report of IEICE. Thought and language   108(184) 11-15   Aug 2008
The aim of this study was to clarify the neural mechanism of information retrieval (IR) related to human sentence comprehension using fMRI. Two sets of letters, words, or sentences were presented visually. In a letter or word condition, letters or...
YOKOYAMA Satoru, KAWASHIMA Ryuta
Technical report of IEICE. Thought and language   108(184) 5-10   Aug 2008
In order to comprehend a sentence, we need several sub-processes. For example, it is necessary to store phonological information tentatively to recognize a word from phonological input. Similarly, it is also necessary to store lexico-semantic info...
Wan X, Sekiguchi A, Yokoyama S, Riera J, Kawashima R
Human brain mapping   29 627-643   Jun 2008   [Refereed]
YOKOYAMA Satoru, YOSHIMOTO Kei, KAWASHIMA Ryuta
Technical report of IEICE. Thought and language   107(323) 37-40   Nov 2007
In this paper, we propose that functional brain imaging data can be applied to the assessment of language proficiency in foreign language learning. Functional brain imaging techniques can visualize how the human brain works during a cognitive task...
Yokoyama S, Watanabe J, Iwata K, Ikuta N, Haji T, Usui N, Taira M, Miyamoto T, Nakamura W, Sato S, Horie K, Kawashima R
Neuropsychologia   45 989-996   Mar 2007   [Refereed]
SAKAI Yumi, IWATA Kazuki, RIERA Jorge, WAN Xiaohong, YOKOYAMA Satoru, SHIMODA Yoshiteru, KAWASHIMA Ryuta, YOSHIMOTO Kei, KOIZUMI Masatoshi
Cognitive studies   13(3) 443-454   Sep 2006
Yokoyama S, Miyamoto T, Riera J, Kim J, Akitsuki Y, Iwata K, Yoshimoto K, Horie K, Sato S, Kawashima R
Journal of cognitive neuroscience   18 1304-1313   Aug 2006   [Refereed]
Yokoyama S, Okamoto H, Miyamoto T, Yoshimoto K, Kim J, Iwata K, Jeong H, Uchida S, Ikuta N, Sassa Y, Nakamura W, Horie K, Sato S, Kawashima R
NeuroImage   30 570-579   Apr 2006   [Refereed]
SAKAI Yumi, IWATA Kazuki, RIERA Jorge, WAN Xiaohong, YOKOYAMA Satoru, SHIMODA Yoshiteru, KAWASHIMA Ryuta, YOSHIMOTO Kei, KOIZUMI Masatoshi
Technical report of IEICE. Thought and language   105(170) 17-22   Jul 2005
Numeral classifiers (e.g. -hiki, -hon) are the suffixes used with numbers, which we usually use to count certain objects. The nouns choose what type of specific numeral classifiers should associate with them. The purpose of this study is to reveal...
YOKOYAMA Satoru, UCHIDA Shin-ya, IWATA Kazuki, KIM Jong-ho, JEONG Hyongjeong, OKAMOTO Hideyuki, WATANABE Jobu, SASSA Yuko, MIURA Naoki, AKITSUKI Yuko, IKUTA Naho, JORGE Riera, WAN Xiaohong, NAKAMURA Wataru, HORIE Kaoru, YOSHIMOTO Kei, SATO Shigeru, KAWASHIMA Ryuta
Technical report of IEICE. Thought and language   104(170) 25-30   Jul 2004
We carried out an fMRI study to investigate whether the same brain regions are involved in processing first and second languages. Twenty-eight right-handed native speakers of Japanese participated in this study. Subjects were instructed to read ac...

Books etc

 
English training book for CIS students.
Satoru Yokoyama
Apr 2017   
Bilingualism: Cultural Influences, Global Perspectives and Advantages/Disadvantages.
Satoru Yokoyama, Katsuhiro Chiba (Part:Contributor, A smart method to become bilingual in a foreign language learning situation: Recent development of an application of testing effect to foreign language learning.)
Nova Science   Mar 2016   
Psychology of Language
Satoru Yokoyama, Kei Yoshimoto, Ryuta Kawashima (Part:Contributor, The Partial Incremental Argument Interpretation Model: Real Time Argument Interpretation in Simplex Sentence Comprehension of the Japanese Language.)
Nova Science Publisher   2012   
Neuroimaging
Satoru Yokoyama (Part:Contributor, Neuro-anatomical overlap between language and memory functions in the human brain.)
Intech   2012   
New Frontiers in Social Cognitive Neuroscience
Takahashi K, Yokoyama S (Part:Contributor, Future perspective on cognitive neuroscience concerning language: developing a model and its application.)
Tohoku University Press.   2011   
Second Languages: Teaching, Learning and Assessment
Satoru Yokoyama, Jungho Kim, Shin-ya Uchida, Noriaki Yusa, Tadao Miyamoto, Kei Yoshimoto, Ryuta Kawashima (Part:Contributor, Learning effect of L2 words in non-fluent second language learners: an fMRI study.)
2009