Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division
Tsunami Engineering Lab
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. (Letters)

Research Subject(s)
Visual Working Memory
Cognitive control of daily vision
Bousai tailored to human traits
Key Words
Experimental Psychology / Cognitive Psychology / Bousai
Selected Works

Tanabe, A., Osaka, N. Picture span test: Measuring visual working memory capacity involved in remembering and comprehension. Behavior Research Methods 41, 309–317 (2009).

Tanabe-Ishibashi A, Ikeda T and Osaka N (2014) Raise two effects with one scene: scene contexts have two separate effects in visual working memory of target faces. Frontiers in Psychology, 5:400. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00400

Oba K, Hamada K, Tanabe-Ishibashi A, Murase F, Hirose M, Kawashima R and Sugiura M (2022) Neural Correlates Predicting Lane-Keeping and Hazard Detection: An fMRI Study Featuring a Pedestrian-Rich Simulator Environment. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 16:754379. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2022.754379

Selected Memberships
  • The Japanese Psychological Association
  • The Japanese Society for Cognitive Psychology
  • Psychonomic Society
  • Association for Psychological Science