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Yusuke Yamani Ph.D. (Human Factors)

Yusuke Yamani Ph.D. (Human Factors)

Department of Psychology

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  • Expertise

    Experimental Psychology, Human Factors
  • Research Interests

    Visual selective attention, Sustained attention, Human-Automation Interaction, Eye movement and transportation safety, Driving simulation, Human-Automation Trust, Advance aerial mobility.
  • 2021: Fellow in Psychonomic Society
  • 2018: Cheng Award for Innovative Research, Old Dominion University
  • 2018: Distinguished Research Award, Old Dominion University
  • 2018: New Faculty Award - Department Nominee
  • 2018: Stephanie Binder Young Professional Award, Human Factors & Ergonomics Society - Surface Transportation Technical Group
  • 2017: Distinguished Teaching Award, College of Sciences, ODU
  • 2016: Summer Faculty Research Program, ODU Office of Research
  • 2014: Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship, Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety/ University of Massachusetts
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Yamani, Y.; Chen, J. "REU Site: Interdisciplinary Research Experience in Behavioral Sciences of Transportation Issues." $374,840. Federal. 2020 - 2023
    , "DMV occupant protection in Virginia: Continuing deployment of best practices" $172,672. Federal. 2021 - 2022
    , "Foundational human-autonomy teaming research to enable advanced air mobility operations" $106,620. Federal. 2021 - 2022
    Porter, B. E.; Yamani, Y. "Occupant protection in Virginia: Pressing evaluation results through to implementation of programs" $129,025. State. 2020 - 2021
    Krusienski, D.; Yamani, Y. "EAGER: EEG-based cognitive-state decoding for interactive virtual reality" $209,996. Federal. 2019 - 2021
    Handley, H.; Yamani, Y. "Architecture framework for data analytics for driving simulator studies. Phase II: Detection response task subject experiment and workload model data triangulation" $42,000. Private. 2020 - 2020
    Porter, B. E.; Yamani, Y. "Evaluating evolving occupant protection program impacts in Virginia 2020" $116,577. State. 2019 - 2020
    Porter, B. E.; Yamani, Y. "Continuing to Increase Occupant Protection in Virginia: Working with Regional Partners to Maximize Effective Programs" $144,677. State. 2018 - 2019
    Yamani, Y. "Human-Machine Trust for General Users of Automated Systems" $6,700. Old Dominion University. 2018 - 2018
    Porter, B. E.; Yamani, Y. "Occupant Protection in Virginia: Creating Transferable Programs" $133,836. State. 2017 - 2018
    Porter, B. E.; Yamani, Y. "Occupant Protection in Virginia: Working to Expand Effective Programs" $133,068. State. 2017 - 2018
    Bliss, J. P.; Yamani, Y.; Hu, X.; Papelis, Y. E. "An Examination of Trust Exhibited by Members of Different Cultures toward Robotic Peacekeepers Wielding Nonlethal Weapons" $793,340. Federal. 2015 - 2018
    Porter, B. E.; Yamani, Y. "Increasing Law Enforcement’s Occupant Protection Behaviors" $54,827. State. 2016 - 2017
    Yamani, Y. "Gaze-guided training of higher cognitive skills for young drivers' road safety" $6,960. Old Dominion University. May 16, 2016 - July 15, 2016
    Yamani, Y. "Localized attention interference in within and across visual hemifields" $640. 2008 - 2008