About the Laboratory for Language Development

Recent news

Sep. 08. 2017
We have now registered over 9,000 participants in our infant and child research.
Jun. 21. 2017

symposium bannar

On Aug. 08, "Infancy Research from Asia" Kick-off Symposium.

Apr. 03. 2017
Our research is posted in "Neurographic", a blog that introduces the research of BSI. (External link)
Feb. 09. 2015
RIKEN issued a press release regarding lab member Andrew Martin's research. (External link)
Jul. 25. 2014
We have now registered over 7,000 participants in our infant and child research.
Oct. 19. 2013
RIKEN issued a press release regarding former lab member Yutaka Sato's research. (External link)
Oct. 01. 2013
On Oct. 07, A group of students from Chiba Prefectural Sakura Senior High School visited the lab and had a chance to participate in some experiments.
Jul. 17. 2013
Former lab member and intern Sho Tsuji has been presented with the "Best Student Oral Presentation Award" for her presentation at the International Child Phonology Conference 2013.
Tsuji, S., Mazuka, R., Cristia, A., & Fikkert, P. (2013). Language-general prelexical basis of the labial-coronal perceptual asymmetry: evidence from Dutch and Japanese.