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2011 Grant Recipients

(As of April, 2011)
  • The Natural Sciences / 40 persons
  • The Humanities and Social Sciences / 11 persons
  • The University of Tokyo
  • Graduate School of Engineering, Lecturer
    Igarashi, Koji
  • Ultra fast single-shot real-time measurement of optical complex fields and its application to evaluation of ultimate performance of lightwave communication systems
  • Hokkaido University
  • Graduate School of Veterinary Medicine, Assistant Professor
    Ichii, Osamu
  • Analysis of the Luminal Epithelial Deciduation in chronic kidney disease
  • Osaka City University
  • Graduate School of Science, Associate Professor
    Ichino, Atsushi
  • Representation Theory and Arithmetic Invariants
  • Kyoto University
  • Graduate School of Science and Engineering for Research, Assistant Professor
    Ueda, Kei-Ichi
  • Self-organized motion generation based on bifurcation analysis
  • Kyoto University
  • Research Institute for Sustainable Humanosphere, Assistant Professor
    Ueda, Yoshikatsu
  • Hydrogen gas sensor using electrolyte made of proton conductive manganese dioxide
  • Kyoto University
  • Graduate School of Engineering, Associate Professor
    Uemura, Takashi
  • Isolation and Arrangement of Photoconductive Polymers for Elucidating Their Inherent Conducting Mechanism
  • Okayama University
  • Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Associate Professor
    Ohkubo, Takahiro
  • Development of Adsorbent for Heavy Metal Ions by Controlling Chemical States of the Surface on Nanocarbons
  • Tokyo Institute of Technology
  • Materials and Structures Laboratory, Assistant Professor
    Katsumata, Ken-ichi
  • Preparation of highly-efficient hydrogen evolution materials with a unique nano carbon
  • The University of Tokyo
  • Graduate School of Science, Associate Professor
    Kano, Naokazu
  • Study on synthesis of transition metal complexes bearing a highly electron-donating ligand aiming for carbon dioxide fixation
  • National Institute of Informatics
  • Research Organization of Information and Systems, Associate Professor
    Kitano, Jun
  • Identification of Speciation genes
  • Nagoya University
  • Faculty of Science and Engineering, Lecturer
    Kuhara, Atsushi
  • Analysis of molecular mechanism for sensitivity-control in temperature sensation
  • Hokkaido University
  • Faculty of Engineering, Assistant Professor
    Shima, Hiroyuki
  • Anomalous relaxation of photo-excited carriers in peanut-shaped fullerene polymers
  • Kyoto University
  • Career-path Promotion Unit for Young Life Scientists, Assistant Professor
    Shin, Hye-Won
  • Roles of phospholipid flippase (P4-ATPase) in membrane trafficking
  • The University of Tokyo
  • Graduate School of Science, Assistant Professor
    Sumino, Hirochika
  • Water recycling in the Earth’s mantle revealed by elemental and isotopic compositions of ultra trace amounts of halogens and noble gases
  • Kyoto University
  • Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Assistant Professor
    Takahashi, Kiyohiro
    [2011 Hakuraku Grantee]
  • Functional analysis of virus sensor protein RIG-I
  • Osaka University
  • Graduate School of Science, Assistant Professor
    Takahashi, Tatsuro
  • Novel functional interaction between chromatin assembly and DNA mismatch repair
  • Nara Medical University
  • Advanced Medical Research Center, Assistant Professor
    Takahashi, Hiroo
  • Molecular basis of CO2 sensing in the mammalian olfactory system
  • The University of Tokyo
  • Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biosciences, Associate Professor
    Takeuchi, Jun
  • Key factors in Cardiovascular Progenitors and Cardiac Stem Cells
  • Kyoto University
  • Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Associate Professor
    Takemi Tetsuya
  • Numerical Analysis of Microscale Wind Variability over a Metropolitan Area by Merging Meteorological and Fluid-Dynamical Models
  • Keio University
  • Faculty of Science and Technology, Lecturer
    Tanabe, Takasumi
  • Development of an all-optical microcavity switch operating at a very low power enabled by optical Kerr effect in silica
  • Osaka University
  • The Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research, Associate Professor
    Taniguchi, Masateru
  • Development of Core-technology for identifying epigenome
  • Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
  • Graduate School of Engineering, Lecturer
    Tominaga, Yoichi
  • Synthesis of CO2/epoxide copolymers possessing various side groups for ion-conductive materials
  • Hirosaki University
  • Faculty of Agriculture and Life Science, Assistant Professor
    Torimaru, Takeshi
  • Study on Ecological Genetic Factors determining the sex ratio of dioecious plant population
  • Kyoto University
  • Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Associate Professor
    Nakano, Minoru
  • Elucidation of Lipid Transfer Promotion Mechanisms by Time-Resolved Neutron Scattering
  • Nagoya Institute of Technology
  • Graduate School of Engineering, Associate Professor
    Nakayama, Masanobu
  • Exploration for Li+ conductive oxides with Olivine-type structure
    materials prediction and construction of library with first-principles computation
  • The University of Tokushima
  • Institute for Genome Research, Lecturer
    Nitta, Takeshi
  • Regulation of T-cell repertoire selection by thymic epithelial cells
  • University of Yamanashi
  • Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Medicine and Engineering, Associate Professor
    Noda, Satoko
  • Phenotypic evolution of environmental microorganisms through gene duplication
  • Osaka University
  • Graduate School of Engineering, Associate Professor
    Hagihara, Koji
  • New material design for biodegradable implant materials focusing on the Ca-based intermetallic compounds
  • Global Research Center for Environment and Energy based on Nanomaterials Science
  • National Institute for Materials Science, Nano Characterization Unit, Researcher
    Hashimoto, Ayako
  • Development of image processing for three-dimensional imaging by transmission electron microscopy
  • Global Research Center for Environment and Energy based on Nanomaterials Science
  • National Institute for Materials Science, Nano Characterization Unit, Senior Researcher
    Bandyopadhyay, Anirban
  • Realization of nano-machine working in cells
  • Osaka University
  • Graduate School of Science, Associate Professor
    Hirono, Tetsuro
  • Physicochemical process of coseismic reactions during large earthquake slip
  • Tohoku University
  • Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials, Assistant Professor
    Fujieda, Shun
  • Control of itinerant-electron metamagnetic transition by partial substitutions for high-performance magnetic refrigera
  • Kyoto University
  • Institute for Chemical Research, Assistant Professor
    Masai, Hirokazu
  • Study on Sn-doped low-melting glass for emitting material
  • Kyushu University
  • Faculty of Engineering, Associate Professor
    Matsuno, Hisao
  • Analysis of the relationship between aggregation structure of polymer materials at a water interface and their biocompatibility
  • Kyoto University
  • Institute of Advanced Energy, Assistant Professor
    Miyaji, Godai
  • Nano-processing of materials with phase-stabilized intense femtosecond laser pulses
  • Iwate University
  • Faculty of Engineering, Associate Professor
    Miyoshi, Tasuku
  • Development of air-vehicle in the micro-gravity environment equipped the variable elastic mechanisms
  • Hokkaido University
  • Faculty of Engineering, Associate Professor
    Motohashi, Teruki
  • Microstructure control of manganese-based oxygen storage materials for enhanced performance and future applications
  • Kyoto University
  • Graduate School of Engineering, Lecturer
    Morisaki, Yasuhiro
  • Creation of Microporous Conjugated Network Polymers
  • Kyushu University
  • Faculty of Engineering, Associate Professor
    Yasuda, Takuma
  • Development of Nanostructured Liquid-Crystalline Semiconductors Based on Donor-Acceptor Functional Integration
  • Osaka University
  • Graduate School of Science, Assistant Professor
    Yabuta, Hikaru
  • Experimental study on the homochirality of hydroxyl acids produced by circular polarized soft x ray irradiation of cosmic dust analogue

  • Kyoto University
  • Graduate School of Economics, Professor
    Ida, Takanori
  • Econometric Analysis of Social Acceptance of Life Innovation: A Case of iPS cell
  • Chiba University
  • Law School, Associate Professor
    Kitamura, Kentetsu
  • A institutional study of a “loser pays” system
  • The University of Tokyo
  • Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Associate Professor
    Sato, Hikari
    [2011 Hakuraku Grantee]
  • Philosophical Explorers for Multicultural Symbiotic Societies – YANAGI Muneyoshi and William Blage in the 1910s
  • The University of Tokyo
  • Integrated Research System for Sustainability Science, Project Lecturer
    Takeshita, Takayuki
  • Analyzing the optimal mix and design of various economic measures for decarbonizing the transport sector
  • Keio University
  • Faculty of Business and Commerce, Professor
    Duan, Ruicong
  • Chiang Kai-shek’s vision on the world order after WWⅡ: A study on his diaries
  • Nagoya City University
  • Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Associate Professor
    Hamamoto, Atsushi
  • Comparative Study on Social Dimension of Rapid Growth in Japan and China: An Analysis of Manners and Behaviors in Public Space in the Age of Olympic Games and World Expo
  • Doshisha University
  • Faculty of Social Studies, Associate Professor
    Fujimoto, Masayo
  • The influence of Social Mobility to Job Change and Work Attitude of Scientists and Engineers: Comparative Studies Among Japan, U.S., and France
  • Osaka Kyoiku University
  • Faculty of Education, Associate Professor
    Ma, Xiaohua
  • Rebuilding Confidence in the Asia Pacific Region: Search for a New Partnership between the United States, Japan and China
  • Yamagata University
  • Faculty of Literature and Social Sciences, Lecturer
    Maruyama, Masami
  • The Relationship between UN Security Council and the International Criminal Court: Toward Peace and Justice
  • Hiroshima University
  • Graduate School of Engineering, Assistant Professor
    Mizuta, Susumu
  • A study on the public works in the colonial cities of 19th century Great Britain
  • Kyoto University
  • Graduate School of Law, Professor
    Yasuda, Takuto
    [2010 Hakuraku Grantee]
  • Challenge from brain science and the future of criminal law based on free will

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