Research Interest

  1. Environmental Ergonomics (Human thermal environment system)
  2. Clothing physiology
  3. Cognitive functioning under extreme environment
  4. Human centered product design
  5. Universal design


Honors and Awards

  1. Encouragement Awards, Ergofuture, 2014
  2. Encouragement Awards, Japanese Society of Physiological Anthropology, 2013
  3. Research fellowship for young scientist – PD, Japan Society for the promotion of science (JSPS), 2013-2014
  4. Research fellowship for young scientist - DC1, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), 2011-2013.
  5. Dean commencement award, Faculty of Design, Kyushu University, 2010
  6. Best presentation for International student at the 61th Japanese Society of Physiological Anthropology meeting, Tokyo, 2009
  7. Panasonic Scholarship, 2008
  8. Exxon mobile oil scholarship, 2003



S.T.       Industrial Engineering                                    Universitas Gadjah Mada    

M.Des.  Design                                                             Kyushu University, Japan

Dr.Eng. Design Human Science International Course Kyushu University, Japan


Membership in Professional Organization

  1. Japanese Society of Physiological Anthropology
  2. Indonesian Ergonomics Association (Perhimpunan Ergonomi Indonesia)
  3. International Ergonomics Association


Research and Publications

  1. H Wakabayashi, T. Nishimura, T Wijayanto, S. Watanuki, Y Tochihara, Effect of repeated forearm muscle cooling on the adaptation of skeletal muscle metabolism in humans, International Journal of Biometeorology, 2017 (in press)
  2. Wijayanto, S. Toramoto, Y. Maeda, S.-Y. Son, S. Umezaki, and Y. Tochihara, "Cognitive performance during passive heat exposure in Japanese males and tropical Asian males from Southeast Asian living in Japan," Journal of Physiological Anthropology, vol. 36, pp. 1-11, 2017.
  3. Wijayanto, S. Wibirama, Z. Maryoto, M. Winadi, and M. Bait, "Effects of morning-night differences and sleep deprivation on situation awareness and driving performance," in Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM), 2016 IEEE International Conference on, 2016, pp. 267-271.
  4. S Wibirama, T Wijayanto, HA Nugroho, M Bahit, MN Winadi, Quantifying visual attention and visually induced motion sickness during day-night driving and sleep deprivation, The 2nd International Conference on Data and Software Engineering (ICoDSE 2015), Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 2015
  5. T Wijayanto, SY Son, A Yasukouchi, Y Tochihara, Thermoregulatory responses during exercise in warm-humid and hot-dry in Indonesians and Japanese males, International Symposium on Environmental Adaptation and Whole body Coordination, Kobe, Japan, 2015
  6. T Wijayanto, SY Son, S Umezaki, A Yasukouchi, Y Tochihara, A comparison of physiological responses during exercise in hot environments with identical WBGT in Indonesian and Japanese males, Proceedings of International Conference APCHI-ERGOFUTURE-PEI-IAIFI, Bali Indonesia, 2014
  7. H Wakabayashi, T Wijayanto, JY Lee, N Hashiguchi, M Saat, Y Tochihara, A comparison of hydration effect on body fluid and temperature regulation between Malaysian and Japanese males exercising at mild dehydration in humid heat, Journal of physiological anthropology 33 (1), 5, 2014
  8. T Wijayanto, S Toramoto, Y Tochihara, Passive heat exposure induced by hot water leg immersion increased oxyhemoglobin in pre-frontal cortex to preserve oxygenation and did not contribute to impaired cognitive functioning, International journal of biometeorology 57 (4), 557-567, 2013
  9. T Wijayanto, S Toramoto, H Wakabayashi, Y Tochihara, Effect of duration of stay in Japan on sweating responses to hot water leg immersion in tropical Asian males, the 15th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics, Queenstown, New Zealand, 2013
  10. T Wijayanto, S Toramoto, Y Maeda, H Wakabayashi, Y Tochihara, Thermoregulatory responses to hot water leg immersion of tropical Asian males in summer and winter, the 15th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics, Queenstown, New Zealand, 2013
  11. JY Lee, I Bakri, T Wijayanto, Y Tochihara, Cutaneous warm thresholds at rest and thermoregulatory responses during whole body warming, comparisons between tropical and temperate indigenes, the 15th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics, Queenstown, New Zealand, 2013
  12. Y Tochihara, JY Lee, H Wakabayashi, T Wijayanto, I Bakri, K Parsons, The use of language to express thermal sensation suggests heat acclimatization by Indonesian people, International journal of biometeorology 56 (6), 1055-1064, 2012
  13. T Wijayanto, S Toramoto, H Wakabayashi, Y Tochihara, Effects of duration of stay in temperate area on thermoregulatory responses to passive heat exposure in tropical south-east Asian males residing in Japan, J Physiol Anthropol 31 (1), 25, 2012


Service Activities

  1. Maintenance Documentation of Pratt-Whitney F100 Turbofan Engine, Iswahjudi Indonesia Air Force Base, Indonesia.
  2. Trainee Scheduling Software, Faculty of Medicine UGM, Indonesia.
  3. Tools Design for Cutting Silver Plate, Silver Craft Workshop, Indonesia.
  4. Steering System Design for Electric Vehicle, Ministry of Research and Technology, Indonesia.
  5. Organizing Commitee, Regional Conference on Mechanical and Manufacture Engineering) 2015, Universitas Gadjah Mada
  6. Business Game Competition Coordinator, The 7th National Student Exhibition of Information Technology and Communication (GEMASTIK 7) 2014, Universitas Gadjah Mada
  7. Faculty Advisor, FSAE Student Formula Team, Universitas Gadjah Mada
  8. Organizing Commitee, International Conference on Biomedical Engineering Technology and Application 2014 (ICBETA 2014), Universitas Gadjah Mada
  9. Referee KRI, Indonesian Robot Contest 2014 Regional III, Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta.
  10. Referee KRI, Indonesian Robot Contest 2013 Regional III, Universitas Islam Indonesia.
  11. Equipment Coordinator, The National Indonesian Robot Contest 2012, Universitas Gadjah Mada.


Personal Development

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Manufacturing Training (2008-2009), Tokai University, Japan


Non-academic Experience