This content is not included in your SAE MOBILUS subscription, or you are not logged in.

Measurement of Frontal Cortex Brain Activity Attributable to the Driving Workload and Increased Attention

Journal Article
ISSN: 1946-3995, e-ISSN: 1946-4002
Published April 20, 2009 by SAE International in United States
Measurement of Frontal Cortex Brain Activity Attributable to the Driving Workload and Increased Attention
Citation: Shimizu, T., Hirose, S., Obara, H., Yanagisawa, K. et al., "Measurement of Frontal Cortex Brain Activity Attributable to the Driving Workload and Increased Attention," SAE Int. J. Passeng. Cars – Mech. Syst. 2(1):736-744, 2009,
Language: English


  1. Yamashita, Y. Maki A. Koizumi, H. Measurement system for Noninvasive dynamic optical topography Journal of Biomedical Optics October 4 414 417 1999
  2. Morikawa, T. Shinohara, H. Matsuo, Y. Nakamae, T. Yamamoto, T. Ohtaki, M. Kajita, H. A study of brain hemodynamics in the writing task using near infrared spectroscopy, Kobe Gakuin Univ Journal of Rehabilitation 2 No. 2 23 30 2007
  3. Kojima, T. Tsunashima, H. Shiozawa, T. Takada H. Sakai, T. Measurement of train driver’s Brain Activity by functional near-infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS) Optical and Quantum Electronics No. 37 1319 1338 2005
  4. Kojima, T. Yanaginuma, T. Tsunashima, H. Hirose, S. Shimizu, T. Shiozawa, T. Taira M. Haji, T. Measurement of Higher Brain Function with Workload by Using Function Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS) JSAE Annual Congress Spring No. 60-07 19 22 2007
  5. Yanagisawa, K. Tsunashima, H. Marumo, Y. Hirose, S. Shimizu, T. Taira M. Haji, T. Measurement and Evaluation of Higher Brain Function by Using Functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS) JSAE annual congress Fall No. 144-08 1 4 2008
  6. Ebe, K. Okuwa M. Inagaki, H. Evaluation of Driver’s Mental Workload Due to Visual and Auditory Cognition R&D Review of Toyota 34 No. 3 55 62 1999
  7. Oda, I. Optical and electro-optical engineering contact JOEM 42 No. 7 370 377 2004
  8. Eda, H. Near infrared spectroscopic measurement of brain activation and its limitations 30 No. 53 63 66 2006
  9. Yamashita, Y. Maki, A. Yamamoto T. Koizumi, H. Noninvasive Imaging of Human Brain Activity using Near-Infrared Light-Optical Topography- Journal of Spectroscopical Research of Japan 49 No. 6 275 286 2000
  10. Kozima, T. Tsunashima, H. Itoh S. Shiozawa, T. Measurement of Brain Function of Train Driver Using Functional Near-infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS) Japanese Journal of Ergonomics 43 No. 4 193 200 2007
  11. Kohno, S. Ishikawa, A. Tsuneishi, S. Amita, T. Shimizu K. Mukuta, Y. Application development of functional near-infrared imaging system Shimadzu Review 63 No. 3.4 195 200 2006
  12. Takahashi, K. Watanabe N. Harada, T. Preliminary experiment of the evaluation of a VR based training system using brain activity Virtual Reality Society of Japan Annual Conference 11 354 355 2006
  13. Hoshi, Y. Oda, I. Wada, Y. Ito, Y. Yamashita, Y. Oda, M. Ohta, K. Yamada Y. Tamura, M. Visuospatial imagery is a fruitful strategy for the digit span backward task, a study with near-infrared optical tomography Cognitive Brain Research 9 339 342 2000
  14. Spiers H. J. Maguire, E. A. Neural substrates of driving behaviour Neuro Image No. 36 245 255 2007

Cited By