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Completed Projects

Strategic Research Network

List of adopted projects in FY2012

Pro-
ject No.
Research ThemeCore Institute in JapanCo-Chair (Japan)CountryPartner Research InstitutesCo-Chair (Partner)Term
of
Pro-
jects
Futrue PlanPlans
&
reports
201220132014
22001 Center for Magnetic
Self-Organization
in Laboratory and
Astrophysical Plasmas
Graduate School of Frontier
Sciences, The University
of Tokyo
Prof. Yasushi Ono USA Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, Princeton University Principal Research Physicist Ji Hantao 2012.
4.1

2015.
3.31
Futrue Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan PDF PDF
Itary University of Padova Prof. Martin Piero
UK Culham Science Center Principal Research Physicist Gryaznevich Mikhail
Germany Max Plank Institute for Solar System Research Prof. Sami K. Solanki Research
Reports
     
Spain Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias Prof. Javier Trujillo Bueno
22002 Cooperative international
framework in TGF-beta
family signaling
Graduate School of Medicine,
The University
of Tokyo
Prof. Kohei Miyazono Sweden Uppsala Universtiy Prof. Carl-Henrik Heldin 2012.
4.1

2015.
3.31
Futrue Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan PDF PDF
Netherlands Leiden University Prof. Peter ten Dijke Research
Reports
     
22003 Photoionisation-induced
switch in aromatic
molecule-solvent recognition
Chemical Resources Laboratory,
Tokyo Institute
of Techno-
nolgy
Prof. Masaaki  Fujii UK The University of Manchester Prof. Klaus Muller-Dethlefs 2012.
4.1

2015.
3.31
Futrue Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan PDF PDF
Germany Technical University of Berlin (TU Berlin) Prof. Otto Dopfer
France Universite Paris Sud Prof. Christophe Jouvet Research
Reports
     

List of adopted projects in FY2011

Pro-
ject No.
Research Theme

Core Institute
 in Japan

Co-Chair (Japan)CountryPartner Research InstitutesCo-Chair (Partner)Term
of
Pro-
jects
Fu-
true Plan
Plans
&
reports
201120122013
21001 Collaborative Research
Center on Ultrahigh-speed
Optical Communication
Research Institute of Electrical Communi-
cation,
Tohoku University
Prof. Masataka Nakazawa Germany Heinrich Hertz Institute Group Leader, Colja Schubert 2011.
4.1

2014.
3.31
Futrue Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan PDF
UK University of Southampton Pro. David J. Richardson
Denmark Technical University of Denmark Prof. Palle Jeppesen Research
Reports
     
21002 Establishing an International
Collaboration Platform for
Strangeness Nuclear Physics by
Electron Beams
School of Science,
Tohoku University
Prof.
Osamu Hashi-
moto
(~2012.3)
Prof. Hirokazu Tamura
(2012.4~)
USA Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility Prof. Liguang Tang 2011.
4.1

2014.
3.31
Futrue Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan PDF
Italy INFN Rome Prof. Franco Garibaldi
Germany MAINZ University Prof. Josef Pochodzalla Research
Reports
     
Czech Nuclear Physics Institute, Chech Academy of Science Dr. Petr Bydzovsky
21003 Construction of Cardiac Tissue Using
Integrated Gene, Cell, and Tissue
Engineering Technology and Its
Application for the Treatment of
Cardiac Failure
Graduate School of Medicine,
Osaka University
Prof.
Yoshiki Sawa
Finland University of Helsinki Prof. Ari Harjula 2011.
4.1

2014.
3.31
Futrue Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan PDF
Germany  Hannover Medical School Prof. Axel Haverich Research
Reports
     

List of adopted projects in FY2010

Pro-
ject No.
Research ThemeCore Institute in JapanCo-
Chair (Japan)
CountryPartner Research InstitutesCo-Chair (Partner)Term
of
Pro-jects
Fu-
ture Plan
 Plans
&
Re-
ports
201020112012
20002 International core research
center for micro/nano
chemistry
Graduate School of Engi-
neering,
The University of Tokyo
Prof. Takehiko Kitamori Sweden Uppsala University Prof. Ulf Landegren 2010.
4.1

2013.
3.31
Futrue Plan  Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
Australia University of South Australia Prof. John Ralston
USA Watson Research Center, IBM Corporation IBM Fellow and the Vice President of Science
and Technology・Tze-Chiang Chen
Singapore Nanyang Technological University Associate Prof. Ai Qun Liu Research
Reports
     
Switzerland Swiss Federal Institue of Technology, Zurich Assistant Prof. Petra S. Dittrich
20003 Electronics and Photonics
Convergence by Si
Photonics
Graduate School of Engi-
neering,
The University of Tokyo
Prof. Kazumi Wada USA Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Prof. Lionel C. Kimerling 2010.
4.1

2013.
3.31

Futrue Plan

 
Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
Belugium Ghent University Prof. Roel Baets Research
Reports
     
20004 Studies on ecological interaction
networks that
promote biodiversity
–From gene
to _ecosystem
Center for Ecological Research,
Kyoto University
Prof.
Junji
Taka-
bayashi
Germany Max Plank Institute of Chemical Ecology Prof. Wilhelm Boland 2010.
4.1

2013.
3.31
Futrue Plan  Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
Canada  The University of Western Ontario Prof. Jeremy McNeil
Netherlands University of Amsterdam Prof. Maurice Sabelis
USA University of Minnesota, Duluth Associate Prof. Timothy P. Craig
Germany Free Universtiy of Berlin Prof. Monika Hilker Research
Reports
     
Italy University of Turin Prof. Massimo Maffei
Switzerland University of Nuchatel Prof. Ted Turlings
UK Rothamsted Research Prof. John Pickett
UK Southernpton University Prof. Guy Poppy

List of adopted projects in FY2009

Pro-
ject No.
Research ThemeCore Institute in JapanCo-Chair (Japan)CountryPartner Research InstitutesCo-Chair (Partner)Term
of
Pro-
jects
Plans
&
re-
ports
Futrue PlanImplementation Plan
200920102011
19001 International Research Network for Dark Energy Graduate School of Science,
The University
of Tokyo
Prof. Yasushi Suto UK University of Edinburgh Prof. John Peacock 2009.
4.1

2012.
3.31
Implementation Plan  Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
USA Princeton University Prof. Edwin L. Turner
France Institute for Astrophysics at Paris Senior Scientist Jerome Martin Research
Reports
     
19003 High Energy Density Science Graduate School of Engineering,
Osaka University
Prof. Ryosuke Kodama UK Rutherford Appleton Laboratory Prof. Peter Norreys 2009.
4.1

2012.
3.31

Implementation Plan

Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
France Ecole Polytechnique Senior Scientist Michel Koenig
USA University of California San Diego Assoc. Prof. Farhat Beg Research
Reports
     
19004 Center for Magnetic Resonance Molecular
Imaging of In Vivo Redox System
Graduate School of Pharma-
ceutical Sciences,
Kyushu University
(~2010.3)
Incubation Center for Advanced Medical Science,
Kyushu University
(2010.4~)
Prof. Hideo Utsumi
(~2010.3)
Assistant Prof.
Keiji Yasukawa
(2010.4~)
USA The Ohio State University Prof. Periannan Kuppusamy 2009.
4.1

2012.
3.31
Implementation Plan  Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
UK University of Aberdeen Prof. David J Lurie
Australia Monash University Prof. Harald Schmidt
Germany Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg Prof. Karsten Mäder Research
Reports
     
China Chinese Academy of Science Prof. Baolu Zhao

List of adopted projects in FY2008

Project No.Research ThemeCore Institute in JapanCountryPartner Research InstitutesTerm of
Projects
Futrue PlanPlans
&
reports
Implementation Plan
200820092010
18002 International Research Network for Exotic Femto Systems The University of tokyo
(Prof. Takaharu Otsuka)
USA Oak Ridge National Laboratory 2008.4.1

2011.3.31
Implementation Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
Germany Gesellshaft fuer Schwerionenforshung (GSI)
France Grand Accelerateur National d'Ions Lourds (GANIL)
Finland Univesity of Jyvaskyla Research
Reports
     
Italy University of Padova
Norway The University of Oslo
18004 Advanced Particle Handling Science Kyoto University
(Prof. Ko Higashitani)
USA University of Florida 2008.4.1

2011.3.31
Implementation Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
UK University of Leeds
Australia The University of Melbourne
Germany The Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nürnberg Research
Reports
     
Switzerland Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich
18005 New developments of Arithmetic Geometry, Motive, Galois Theory, and Their Practical Applications Hiroshima University
(Prof. Makoto Matsumoto)
USA Duke University 2008.4.1

2010.3.31
Implementation Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan -
Italy University of Padova
France University of Paris 11 Orsay Research
Reports
    -
Canada University of Montreal 
18006 Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells Kieo Universtity
(Prof. Toshio Suda)
Sweden Lund University
Karolinska Institute
2008.4.1

2011.3.31
Implementation Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
USA MD Anderson Cancer Center
Stowers Institute
Research
Reports
     
UK University of Oxford

List of adopted projects in FY2007

Project No.Research ThemeCore Institute in Japan
(Co-Chair)
CountryPartner Research InstitutesTerm of
Projects
Futrue PlanPlans
&
reports
Implementation Plan
200720082009
17004 Center for Advanced Research on the Interstellar Medium in Sub-mm Waves and Gamma Rays Graduate School of Science,
Nagoya University
(Prof. Yasuo Fukui)
Germany University of Cologne 2007.4.1

2010.3.31
Implementation Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
USA Stanford University
Australia University of New South Wales
France Centre d'Etude Spaciale des Rayonnements (CESR) Research
Reports
     
UK Cardiff University
17005 Human Disease-Related Functional Glycomics Initiative Osaka University
(Prof. Naoyuki Taniguchi)
USA Scripps Research Institute 2007.4.1

2010.3.31
Implementation Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
Germany German Cancer Research Center Research
Reports
     

List of adopted projects in FY2006

Project No.Research ThemeCore Institute in Japan
(Co-Chair)
CountryPartner Research InstitutesTerm of
Projects
Futrue PlanPlans
&
reports
Implementation Plan
200620072008
15001 Primate Origins of Human Evolution Kyoto University,
Primate Research
Institute
(Prof.Tetsuro Matsuzawa)
Germany Max Plank Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology 2006.4.1

2009.3.31
Implementation Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
USA Harvard University
Italy Institute of cognitive sciences and technologies Research
Reports
     
UK University of Cambridge
15002 Nano-Science and Engineering in Superconductivity University of Tsukuba,
Graduate School of Pure and
Applied Sciences
(Prof. Kazuo Kadowaki)
EU Katholieke Universteit Leuven 2006.4.1

2009.3.31
Implementation Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
USA Argonne National Laboratory Research
Reports
     
16002 Ultrafast Intense Laser Science University Tokyo,
Graduate School of Science
(Prof. Kaoru Yamanouchi)
Canada Laval University 2006.4.1

2009.3.31
Implementation Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
France French Atomic Energy Commission, Saclay
Germany Friedrich-Schiller-Universitaet Jena
Italy Palermo University Research
Reports
     
UK University of Strathclyde
USA Temple University
16003 Advanced Molecular Pathophysiology of Bone and Cartilage Diseases Tokyo Medical and Dental University,
Medical Research Institute
(Prof. Masaki Noda)
USA Harvard University 2006.4.1

2009.3.31
Implementation Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
Germany University of Toronto
Austria Institute of Molecular Pathology Research
Reports
     
16006 Establishment of Japanese Virtual Observatory in Relation with International Virtual Observatory by Utilizing State-of-the Art Information Technology National Institute of Natural Sciences,
National Astronomical Observatory of Japan
(Prof. Masatoshi Ohishi)
Germany European Southern Observatory 2006.4.1

2009.3.31
Implementation Plan Imple-
men-
tation
Plan
Implementation Plan Implementation Plan Implementation Plan
UK University of Cambridge
USA Space Telescope Science Institute Research
Reports