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Name Namba Seiichiro Namba, Seiichiro
Section Section I, First Subsection
Date of Election 2007/12/12
Speciality Psychology
Selected Bibliography
  • Books
    1. Namba, S.(Ed) “Handbook of hearing” Nakanishiya-shuppan(1984)(In Japanese)
    2. Namba, S. and Kuwano, S. “Methods of psychological measurement for evaluation of sound” Corona-sha (1989) (In Japanese).
    3. Namba, S. and Kuwano, S. “The loudness of non-steady state sounds: Is ratio scale applicable?” In Bolonowski, S. J. and Gescheider, G. A. (Eds.), Ratio Scaling of Psychological Magnitude. Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum. (1991)
    4. Namba, S. “Measurement of sound quality and its applications”. Sangyo-kagaku-systems, (1992) (In Japanese)
    5. Namba. S. “Noise quality”, In Fastl, H., Kuwano. S. and Schick, A. (Eds), “Recent Trends in Hearing Research” BIS Oldenburg. (1996)
    6. Namba, S.(Ed) “Science of sound” Asakura-shoten (1999)(In Japanese)
    7. Namba.S. “Environmental psychology of sound” NEC Creative (2001) (In Japanese)
    8. Namba, S. and Kuwano, S. “Environmental acoustics: Psychological assessment of noise”, In Neuhoff, J. G. (Ed): “Ecological Psychoacoustics”, Elsevier, Academic Press. (2004)
    9. Namba, S. “The evaluation of sound environment and psychological methods”, In Kuwano, S. (Ed), “Recent Topics in Environmental Acoustics”, Osaka University Press. (2007)
    10. Kuwano, S and. Namba, S. “Loudness in Laboratory, Part II: Non-Steady-State Sounds”, In Florentine, M., Popper, A.N. and Fay, R.R. (Eds): “Loudness”, Springer. (2011)
    11. Namba,S.(Ed) “Sound and time” Corona-sha (2015) (In Japanese)
  • Articles
    1. S. Namba and S. Kuwano (1984). Psychological study on Leq as a measure of loudness of various kinds of noises. Journal of Acoustical Society of Japan. (E). 5, 135-148.
    2. S. Kuwano and S. Namba (1985). Continuous judgment of level-fluctuating sounds and the relationship between overall loudness and instantaneous loudness. Psychological Research, 47, 27-37.
    3. S. Namba, S. Kuwano and A. Schick (1986). A cross-cultural study on noise problems. Journal of Acoustical Society of Japan (E). 7, 279-289.
    4. S. Namba (1987). On the psychological measurement of loudness, noisiness and annoyance: A review. Journal of Acoustical Society of Japan. (E).8, 211-222.
    5. S. Namba, T. Hashimoto and C. G. Rice (1987). The loudness of decaying impulsive sounds. Journal of Sound and Vibration. 116, 491-507.
    6. S. Kuwano, S. Namba and H. Fastl (1988). On the judgment of loudness, noisiness, and annoyance with actual and artificial noises. Journal of Sound and Vibration. 127, 457-465.
    7. S. Kuwano, S. Namba, M. Komatsu, T. Kato and Y. Hayashi (2001). Auditory and visual interaction in the aesthetic evaluation of environment. Empirical Studies of the Arts. 19-2, 191-200.
    8. S. Namba, S. Kuwano, and Okamoto,T. (2004). Sleep disturbance caused by meaningful sounds and the effect of background noise. Journal of Sound and Vibration. 277, 445-452.
    9. S. Namba, S. Kuwano and H. Fastl (2007). Loudness of non-steady-state sounds. Japanese Psychological Research, 50-4, 154-166.
    10. S. Kuwano, S., Namba, A. Schick, H.Hoege, H.Fastl, T .Fillippou and M.Florentine (2007). Subjective impressions of auditory danger signals in different countries. Acoustical Science and Technology. 28-5, 360-362.
    11. S. Kuwano,T. Hatho, T. Kato and S. Namba (2011). Application of loudness level to varying sounds: In the case of sounds of musical performance. Acoustical Science and Technology, 32-1, 43-46.
    12. S. Namba (2013). Sound and time from viewpoint of psychophysics. Transactions of the Japan academy. 68-1, 45-81. (In Japanese with English summary)
    13. S. Namba (2017). Psychophysics and tone quality. Transactions of the Japan academy. 71-2, 53-83. (In Japanese with English summary)
    14. J. Schlittenlacher, T. Hashimoto, S. Kuwano and S. Namba (2017). Overall loudness of short time-varying sounds. Journal of Acoustical Society of America. 142-4, 1841–1847.
    15. M. Morinaga, H. Tsukioka, J. Kaku, S. Kuwano and S. Namba (2018). A laboratory investigation into the effect of quiet-time interval between aircraft noise events on overall noisiness, J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 144-1, 11-22.

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