Natsue Yoshimura

2010- Tokyo Institute of Technology, Gender Equality Center, Assistant Professor
2015- Tokyo Institute of Technology, Precision & Intelligence Lab. Associate Professor
2016-current Tokyo Institute of Technology, Institute of Innovative Research, Associate Professor

Field of Specialization
Biological Signal Processing, Human Interface

Biointerfaces Unit(IIR, Tokyo Tech)

Research Hub Group:Information and Artificial Intelligence Research International Hub Group

Research Highlights

  • Neural decoding using non-invasive brain activity recording methods (EEG, fMRI, etc.)for motor, language, and emotion information, and development of brain-machine interfaces.

Selected Awards

  • Japanese Neural Network Society the Research Award of Excellence
    Three-dimensional Fingertip Trajectory Decoded from Electrocorticogram of Human Cerebral Cortex
    Yasuhiko Nakanishi (Tokyo Tech), Takufumi Yanagisawa (Osaka Univ), Duk Shin, Hiroyuki Kambara, Natsue Yoshimura (Tokyo Tech), Ryohei Fukuma (ATR), Haruhiko Kishima, Masayuki Hirata (Osaka Univ), Yasuharu Koike (Tokyo Tech):NC2014-102
  • Japanese Neural Network Society the Research Award of Excellence
    Muscle synergy recruitment during arm movements in patients with hemiparesis
    Toshihiro Kawase (Tokyo Tech), Atsuko Nishimura, Atsuko Nishimoto, Fumio Liu (Keio Univ.), Hiroyuki Kambara, Natsue Yoshimura, Yasuharu Koike (Tokyo Tech) NC2015-38

Selected Publications

  • 2017 Minati L., Yoshimura N., and Koike Y., Hybrid control of a vision-guided robot arm by EOG, EMG, EEG biosignals and head movement acquired via a consumer-grade wearable device, IEEE Access, DOI: 10.1109/ACCESS.2017.2647851, Vol. 4, pp. 9528-9541. IF=1.270
  • 2016 Yoshimura N., Nishimoto A., Belkacem A. N., Shin D., Kambara H., Hanakawa T., and Koike Y., Decoding of covert vowel articulation using electroencephalography cortical currents, Frontiers in Neuroscience, 10(175), pp. 1-15. IF=3.398
  • 2014 Yoshimura N., Jimura K., DaSalla C. S., Shin D., Kambara H., Hanakawa T., and Koike Y., Dissociable neural representation of wrist motor coordinate frames in human motor cortices, Neuroimage, 97, pp. 53-61. IF=6.132
  • 2012 Yoshimura N., DaSalla C. S., Hanakawa T., Sato M., and Koike Y., Reconstruction of flexor and extensor muscle activities from electroencephalography cortical currents, Neuroimage, 59, pp. 1324-1337. IF=6.132