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Asian CORE Program

Projects completed

FY2009

(Apr. 2009 - Mar. 2014)
No.Research ThemeCore Institute, Coordinator (Japan)Partner Countries/RegionsCore Institute (Partner)Coordinator (Partner)
1 Center for promotion of education and research on mind development based on cooperation with brain science and epidemiology University of Toyama
NISHIJO Hisao
Professor
VIETNAM Vietnam Military Medical University TRAN Hai Anh
Junior Professor
2 Asian Connections: Southeast Asian Model for Co-Existence in the 21st Century Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University
HAYAMI Yoko
Professor
THAILAND Thammasat University WISAWEISUAN Nitinant
Director
INDONESIA Indonesian Institute of Sciences, Research Center for Politics IKRAR Bhakti Nusa
Senior Researcher
TAIWAN Academia Sinica, Center or Asian and Pacific Area Studies LIN Cheng-Yi
Executive Director
3 Next-generation bioproduction platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources Osaka University
NIHIRA Takuya
Professor
THAILAND Mahidol University PANBANGRED Watanalai
Professor
VIETNAM Vietnam National University Hanoi DUONG VAN Hop
Director
4 Cooperative Research and Educational Center for Plant Genetic Resources in East Asia Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Okayama University
KATO Kenji
Professor
CHINA Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences LONG Chun-Lin
Professor


(Apr. 2009 - Mar. 2012)
No.Research ThemeCore Institute, Coordinator (Japan)Partner Countries/RegionsCore Institute (Partner)Coordinator (Partner)
1 International Center of Research and Education for Novel Nanomaterials toward Organic Optoelectronic Devices
Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials, Tohoku University
OIKAWA Hidetoshi
Professor
KOREA Yonsei University KOH Won-Gun
Associate Professor
※Withdrawn in FY2012 and FY2013

FY2008

(Apr. 2008 - Mar. 2013)
No.Research ThemeCore Institute, Coordinator (Japan)Partner Countries/RegionsCore Institute (Partner)Coordinator (Partner)
1 Asian Research and Education Initiative for System-Oriented Materials Design and Creation School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
WATANABE Satoshi
Professor
CHINA Tsinghua University WEI Pan
Professor
KOREA Seoul National University YOO Sang-Im
Professor
2 Manufacturing and Environmental Management in East Asia Graduate School of Economics, Nagoya University
TAKAKUWA Soemon
Professor
CHINA Beijing University LUAN Shengji
Professor
3 Advanced Energy Science Institute of Advanced Energy, Kyoto University
KONISHI Satoshi
Professor
KOREA Seoul National University JOO Han-Gyu
Professor
CHINA Tsinghua University WANG Kan
Professor
4 Capacity Building and Development of Microbial Potential and Fermentation Technology towards New Era Yamaguchi University
YAMADA Mamoru
Professor
THAILAND Khon Kaen University LEELAVATCHARAMAS Vichai
Assistant Professor
5 Formulation of research centre on control against negative impacts to coastal fisheries resources in Southeast Asia Faculty of Fisheries, Kagoshima University
KOYAMA Jiro
Professor
THE PHILIPPINES  University of the Philippines Visayas Resurreccion B Sadaba
Professor


FY2007

(Apr. 2007 - Mar. 2012)
No.Research ThemeCore Institute, Coordinator (Japan)Partner Countries/RegionsCore Institute(Partner)Coordinator (Partner)
1 An Asian core formation of climate and environment research and education Atomosphere and Ocean Research Institute, The University of Tokyo
TAKAHASHI Masaaki
Professor
KOREA Seoul National University KANG In-Sik
Professor
TAIWAN Taiwan National Central University Lin, Pay-Liam
Assistant Professor
CHINA Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences SHI Guang-Yu
Professor
2 Development of next generation ultra-short pulse lasers for high field science The University of Electro-Communications
UEDA Ken-ichi
Professor and Director
CHINA Institute of Physics, The Chinese Academy of Sciences ZHANG Jie
Professor
KOREA Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology NAM Chang Hee
Professor
INDIA Tata Institute of Fundamental Research MATHUR Deepak
Professor
3 The Reception and Creation of Law in East Asia: Towards the Formation of the Basis for an East Asian Ius Commune Graduate School of Law, Hitotsubashi University
MATSUMOTO Tsuneo
Professor
CHINA Renmin University of China HAN Dayuan
Dean of Law School
KOREA Pusan National University PARK Pae-Keun
Professor


FY2006

(Apr. 2006 - Mar. 2011)
No.Research ThemeCore Institute, Coordinator (Japan)Partner Countries/RegionsCore Institute(Partner)Coordinator (Partner)
1 Construction of the World Center on Electromagnetic Processing of Materials Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University
IWAI Kazuhiko, Associate Professor
CHINA Northeastern University He, Jicheng
KOREA  Research Institute of Industrial Science and Technology Park, Joonpyo
2 Establishment of a collaborative research and education center for hematopoietic disorders in Asia Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University
HARA, Toshiro, Professor
THAILAND Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University Wanachiwanawin, Wanchai
3 Frontiers of material, photo- and theoretical molecular science Institute for Molecular Science, National Institutes of Natural Sciences
OHMORI, Kenji, Professor
CHINA Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences Liu, Minghua
KOREA The College of Natural Science, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology Lee, Yoon Sup
CHINESE TAIWAN  Institute of Atomic and Molecular Science, Academia Sinica Ching-Ming Wei


FY2005

(Sept. 2005 - Mar. 2010)
No.Research ThemeCore Institute, Coordinator (Japan)Partner Countries/RegionsCore Institute(Partner)Coordinator (Partner)
1 Interdisciplinary Science of Nanomaterials Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University

INOUE, Akihisa, Professor

KOREA Yonsei Univeristy Whang, Chung Nam, Director
2 Cutting Edge Organic Chemistry in Asia Nagoya University

ISOBE, Minoru, Professor

CHINA  Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences Lin, Guoqiang, Prof. 
KOREA Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Yonsei University Kim, Sunggak, Prof.
Kim, Kwan Soo, Dr.
THAILAND Chulabhorn Research Institute (CRI) Ruchirawat, Somsak, Prof. 
CHINESE TAIWAN National Tsing Hua University, National Taiwan University Liao, Chun-Chen, Prof.
Luh, Tien-Yau, Prof.
SINGAPORE Nanyang Technological University Loh, Tech- Peng,  Prof.
3 Cooperative Research and Educational Center for Breeding and Standardization of Medicinal Plants and Drug Development between Japan and China  Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science, Kyushu University

SHOYAMA, Yukihiro, Professor

CHINA Peking University Cai, Shao-Qing, Prof.
4 Creation and Development of Palm Biomass Initiative Kyushu Institute of Technology

SHIRAI, Yoshihito, Professor

MALAYSIA University Putra Malaysia Mohamed Ali, Hassan, Deputy Dean, Prof.
5 History and Environment of civilization in East Asian Ocean Gakushuin University

TSURUMA, Kazuyuki, Professor

CHINA FUDAN University GE, Jianxiong, Prof.
KOREA KYUNGPOOK National University IM, Daeheui , Prof.