Research Field: Auditory psychophysics and neurophysiology
Mechanisms for analyzing auditory scenes
Attention and saliency
Shitsukan of sound / acoustic environment
Measurement and evaluation of physiological functions
Electroencephalography (EEG) : From brainstem to cortex
“Eye metrics”: pupillometry and microsaccades
Mechanisms and evaluation of hard-of-hearing problem
“Hidden” hearing loss
Noise-induced hearing loss
Effect of age
Papers on integration of interaural level and time difference cues in the cortex (Altmann et al.) have been accepted for Frontiers in Neuroscience and NeuroImage (Jul. 2017).
Paper on auditory stream segregation in spectral and amplitude-modulation domains (Yamagishi et al.) has been accepted for Hearing Research (Mar. 2017).
Co-organized special session"Perspectives of Research in Overlooked Hearing Problems" at the 5th ASA-ASJ Joint Meeting (Honolulu, USA) (Nov. 2016).
Paper on distraction of auditory change detection performance (Petsas et al.) has been accepted for Hearing Research (Aug. 2016).
Paper on the relationship between cochlear mechanics and perceptual sensitivity to fine-temporal information (Otsuka et al.) has been accepted for Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology (Aug. 2016).
Paper on brainstem correlates of auditory stream segregation (Yamagishi et al.) has been accepted for Hearing Research (Jun. 2017).
Paper on pupil dilation response to auditory oddballs (Liao et al.) has been accepted for Hearing Research (Feb. 2017).
Paper on the role of olivo-cochlear relex on ear protection from loud sound (Otsuka et al.) has been accepted for PLoS ONE (Jan. 2017).