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Funding Program for Next Generation World-Leading Researchers

Selected Researchers / Projects

Green Innovation

Last updated:October 10, 2014

Green Innovation
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Project
Number
Researcher
(Position, Institution)

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Project Title


Note: Click on title below to link his/her research outline (PDF files).
Project DurationGrant (¥)
Direct Cost
Indirect Cost
Total
GR001 Ryu ABE
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University
Development of a New Photocatalytic Water Splitting System toward Solar Hydrogen Production February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
129,000,000
38,700,000
167,700,000
GR002 Hajime ITO
Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Hokkaido University
Development of Mechanical Energy-Induced Reaction February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
124,000,000
37,200,000
161,200,000
GR003 Tatsuya TSUKUDA
Professor, School of Science, The University of Tokyo
Development of innovative metal cluster catalysts based on rational design principle February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
121,000,000
36,300,000
157,300,000
GR004 Masaaki OKAZAKI
Professor, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Hirosaki University
Research Project on Transformation of Carbon Dioxide as C1 Carbon-resources on Polymetallic Reaction Sites February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
116,000,000
34,800,000
150,800,000
GR005 Koshi ADACHI
Professor, School of Engineering, Tohoku University
Optimization Technology of Nanoscopic Interface for Low Friction Systems and Tribologically-based Machine Design February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
126,000,000
37,800,000
163,800,000
GR006 Kazuya ANDO
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University
Ultralow-power information processing device based on spin-wave spin current February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
123,000,000
36,900,000
159,900,000
GR007 Takuji ISHIKAWA
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University
Innovation of an algal suspension model based on cellular biomechanics of microbes February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
116,000,000
34,800,000
150,800,000
GR008 Shin-ichi ORIMO
Professor, Advanced Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University
Discovering Properties of Hydrides -from Basic Research on Hydrogen States to Energy-Device Demonstrations February 10, 2011-May 30, 2013(Project ended)
98,563,360
29,569,008
128,132,368
GR009 Naomi SHIBASAKI-KITAKAWA
Associate Professor, Graduate school of Engineering, Tohoku University
Development of sustainable green technology for simultaneous production of high quality biodiesel and health enhancing compounds February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
131,000,000
39,300,000
170,300,000
GR010 Momoji KUBO
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University
Development of Multi-Physics Simulator Based on First-Principles Molecular Dynamics Method and Design of Low-Carbon Mechanical System February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
100,000,000
30,000,000
130,000,000
GR011 Hitoshi TAKAMURA
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University
Innovation in Oxygen-Enhanced Combustion by Fast Oxygen Permeable Membranes February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
126,000,000
37,800,000
163,800,000
GR012 Keiichi TOMISHIGE
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University
Catalyst development for the production of biomass-derived chemicals as a substitute of petrochemicals February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
125,000,000
37,500,000
162,500,000
GR013 Toshihiko HIROOKA
Associate Professor, Research Institute of Electrical Communication, Tohoku University
Research and Development of Ultrahigh-Speed and High-Efficient Coherent Optical Transmission Technologies for Green ICT Social Infrastructure February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
135,000,000
40,500,000
175,500,000
GR014 Hiroyuki FUKUYAMA
Professor, Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials, Tohoku University
Innovative crystal growth processes of nitride semiconductors based on their physical chemistry February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
130,000,000
39,000,000
169,000,000
GR015 Asaya FUJITA
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University
Materials development for realization of magnetic refrigeration satisfying both the reduction of fluorocarbon greenhouse gases and the energy saving February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
98,000,000
29,400,000
127,400,000
GR016 Kozo FUJIWARA
Associate Professor, Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University
Development of a Crystal Growth Technology for Obtaining High-Quality Si-Multicrystal-Ingots for Solar Cells February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
126,000,000
37,800,000
163,800,000
GR017 Kyosuke YOSHIMI
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University
Development and Assessment of Ultra-High Temperature Materials with Ultimate Heat-Resistant Properties February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
127,000,000
38,100,000
165,100,000
GR018 Tetsuya ISHIDA
Professor, School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Development of global multi-scale modeling coupled with inorganic-organic-geoenvironment February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
121,000,000
36,300,000
157,300,000
GR019 Toru H. OKABE
Professor, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo
Development of Environmentally Sound Recycling Technology of Rare Metals February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
128,000,000
38,400,000
166,400,000
GR020 Makoto KAMBARA
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Development of nano composite Si negative electrodes for novel Li ion batteries by plasma spray PVD February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
120,000,000
36,000,000
156,000,000
GR021 Yuji SUZUKI
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Development of next-generation vibration-driven/thermal energy harvesting system using ultra-high-performance polymer electret February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
127,000,000
38,100,000
165,100,000
GR022 Takeshi SERIZAWA
Professor, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Novel Functions and Innovation of Cellulose Microfibril February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
127,000,000
38,100,000
165,100,000
GR023 Hiroko TOKORO
Associate Professor, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Construction of novel photo-conversion system based on the correlation effect between light and phase transition February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
95,000,000
28,500,000
123,500,000
GR024 Hiroshi TOSHIYOSHI
Professor, Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo
Integrated MEMS Technology for Multi-functional Low Power Electronics February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
122,000,000
36,600,000
158,600,000
GR025 Yoshiaki NISHIBAYASHI
Associate Professor, School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Development of Next Generation Nitrogen Fixation to Realize Low Carbon Society by Using Ammonia as Energy Source February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
136,000,000
40,800,000
176,800,000
GR026 Yuji NOGUCHI
Associate Professor, Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo
Creation of an innovative solar cell using ferroelectric materials February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
138,000,000
41,400,000
179,400,000
GR027 Kyoko NOZAKI
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Development of New Catalysts and New Materials: Catalytic Reactions Utilizing Carbon Monoxide and Carbon Dioxide February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
126,000,000
37,800,000
163,800,000
GR028 Yukiko HIRABAYASHI
Associate Professor, School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Assessment of global water scarcity associated with the future acceleration of mountain glacier melt February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
66,000,000
19,800,000
85,800,000
GR029 Tomoteru FUKUMURA
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo
Fundamental and application of transparent semiconductor spintronics February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
119,000,000
35,700,000
154,700,000
GR030 Yutaka MATSUO
Project Professor, School of Science, The University of Tokyo
Development of Highly Efficient Organic Thin-film Photovoltaic Cells from Chemical Approaches Based on Synthesis of Fullerene Derivatives February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
130,000,000
39,000,000
169,000,000
GR031 Yusuke YOKOYAMA
Associate Professor, Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute, The University of Tokyo
Reconstructions of the late Quaternary Palaeoclimate February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
119,000,000
35,700,000
154,700,000
GR032 Masaki AZUMA
Professor, Materials and Structures Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Development of environment-friendly functional oxides utilizing characters of Bismuth February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
125,000,000
37,500,000
162,500,000
GR033 Yuichiro UENO
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Analysis of atmospheric sulfur cycle using stable isotope anomaly February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
110,000,000
33,000,000
143,000,000
GR034 Ken UCHIDA
Professor, Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University
Unified Understanding of Carrier and Thermal Transports in Nanoscale Semiconductors for Realization of Green LSI February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
132,000,000
39,600,000
171,600,000
GR035 Toshio KAMIYA
Professor, Materials and Structures Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Development of structure control and low-temperature process of oxide semiconductors toward high-speed, low-power consumption flexible devices February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
126,000,000
37,800,000
163,800,000
GR036 Mikio KOZUMA
Professor, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Implementation of a scalable two dimensional quantum computer with an optical potential controlled by the holographic method February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
125,000,000
37,500,000
162,500,000
GR037 Masato SONE
Associate Professor, Precision and Intelligence Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Research & Development of next generation environmental benign integrated circuit wiring technology toward zero-emission February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
97,000,000
29,100,000
126,100,000
GR038 Mamoru TANAHASHI
Professor, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Research Project on High Pressure Turbulent Combustion and Its Applications by Multi-Dimensional/Multi-Variable Laser Diagnostics and Massive Parallel GPU-DNS February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
126,000,000
37,800,000
163,800,000
GR039 Takehiko TSUKAHARA
Associate Professor, Research Laboratory for Nuclear Reactors, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Development of A Novel Nanofluidic-based Separation System for Rare-Earth Elements February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
125,000,000
37,500,000
162,500,000
GR040 Tomohiro NOZAKI
Professor, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Development of low-cost quantum dot photovoltaics with silicon inks. February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
130,000,000
39,000,000
169,000,000
GR041 Tatsuto YUI
Associate Professor, Institute of Science and Technology, Niigata University
Stabilization of Charge Separated Sate and Resource Production from CO2 February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
115,000,000
34,500,000
149,500,000
GR042 Michito YOSHIZAWA
Associate Professor, Chemical Resources Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Development of Photofunctional Supramolecules by Utilizing Large Aromatic Rings February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
99,000,000
29,700,000
128,700,000
GR043 Tatsuya KODAMA
Professor, Institute of Science and Technology, Niigata University
Development of Thermochemical Water-Splitting Hydrogen Production System utilizing Concentrated Solar High-Temperature Heat February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
126,000,000
37,800,000
163,800,000
GR044 Shuji HIMENO
Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Nagaoka University of Technology
Innovative CO2 Recovery Technology using Separation Membranes Accelerates Green Innovation February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
128,000,000
38,400,000
166,400,000
GR045 Atsushi MATSUKI
Associate Professor, Institute of Nature and Environmental Technology, Kanazawa University
New generation environmental assessment through establishment and application of super sensitive analysis of organic aerosols February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
115,000,000
34,500,000
149,500,000
GR046 Yukiko YAMADA-TAKAMURA
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Surface and interface studies of epitaxial diboride thin films for integration with nitride semiconductors February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
112,000,000
33,600,000
145,600,000
GR047 Kayako HIROOKA
Associate Professor, River Basin Research Center, Gifu University
Removal and recovery of phosphate from wastewater by microbial fuel cell February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
32,000,000
9,600,000
41,600,000
GR048 Hiroyuki MURAOKA
Professor, River Basin Research Center, Gifu University
Climate change impact assessment of forest ecosystem functions by satellite-ecophysiology-modeling integrated study February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
99,000,000
29,700,000
128,700,000
GR049 Kenichiro ITAMI
Professor, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University
Breakthrough in Arene-Assembling Chemistry February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
138,000,000
41,400,000
179,400,000
GR050 Takashi OOI
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University
Design and Application of Ionic Organic Catalysts for Sustainable Chemical Synthesis February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
129,000,000
38,700,000
167,700,000
GR051 Masami KAMIGAITO
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University
Precision Polymerization of Plant-Derived Vinyl Monomers for Novel Bio-Based Polymers February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
127,000,000
38,100,000
165,100,000
GR052 Akiko SAKAI
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University
Assessment of impact of glacier fluctuation on water resources in the Asian High Mountains February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
112,000,000
33,600,000
145,600,000
GR053 Hedong ZHANG
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Information Science, Nagoya University
Creation of Functionalized Thin Film Lubrication Systems by Fine Patterning of Nanometer-Thick Liquid Films February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
94,000,000
28,200,000
122,200,000
GR054 Tsukasa TORIMOTO
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University
Anisotropic Shape Control of Semiconductor Nanoparticles Using Photochemical Techniques and Their Application to Solar Light Energy Conversion Systems February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
138,000,000
41,400,000
179,400,000
GR055 Takayuki ITO
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya Institute of Technology
Innovating Society Optimization Algorithms that Enable Environmental Society Optimization Simulations, and their Applications February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
117,000,000
35,100,000
152,100,000
GR056 Katsutoshi HORI
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University
Construction of interfacial microbial processes based on the functions of bacterionanofiber proteins February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
129,000,000
38,700,000
167,700,000
GR057 Teruo ONO
Professor, Institute for fChemical Research, Kyoto University
Development of low-energy-consumption next generation devices using current-induced spin dynamics February 10, 2011-May 30, 2011 (Project ended)
17,112,963
5,133,888
22,246,851
GR058 Kensuke KOBAYASHI
Professor, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University
Nonequilibrium Many-body Dynamics in Solid State Devices February 10, 2011-June 27, 2013(Project ended)
118,430,066
35,529,019
153,959,085
GR059 Jun TERAO
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University
Manufacture of Next Generation Type Nanoscaled Electronics Devices by Methodology of Synthetic Chemistry February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
134,000,000
40,200,000
174,200,000
GR060 Yuki NAGAO
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Creation of Nanoprotonics Fuel Cell February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
66,000,000
19,800,000
85,800,000
GR061 Masaharu NAKAMURA
Professor, Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto University
Development of Selective Organic Synthesis Based on Iron Catalysis February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
126,000,000
37,800,000
163,800,000
GR062 Kenji MATSUDA
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University
Nanoscience of Switching Molecule for Ultimate Energy-Saving Device February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
124,000,000
37,200,000
161,200,000
GR063 Yumiko WATANABE
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Science, Kyoto University
Paleoclimate Study based on High Time Resolution Analyses of Stalagmites February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
117,000,000
35,100,000
152,100,000
GR064 Yasuhiro AWATSUJI
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kyoto Institute of Technology
Development of femtosecond and four-dimensional moving picture measurement technique and system February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
126,000,000
37,800,000
163,800,000
GR065 Yoichi ANDO
Professor, Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research, Osaka University
Creation of Innovative Devices Based on Topological Insulators February 10, 2011-May 30, 2013(Project ended)
130,000,000
39,000,000
169,000,000
GR066 Hiroshi UMAKOSHI
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering Science, Osaka University
Creation of Innovative Biotechnology Based on Membranome February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
121,000,000
36,300,000
157,300,000
GR067 Toshiyuki KIDA
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University
Development of Innovative Vegetable Adsorbents for Efficient and Complete Removal and Recovery of Harmful Substances in Oils

February 10, 2011-March 31, 2013 (Project completed)

65,000,000
19,500,000
84,500,000
GR068 Katsuya SHIMIZU
Professor, Center for Quantum Science and Technology under Extreme Conditions, Osaka University
Every Element a Superconductor February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
129,000,000
38,700,000
167,700,000
GR069 Yoshiaki SUGIMOTO
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University
Single atom identification using scanning magnetic resonance microscopy February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
125,000,000
37,500,000
162,500,000
GR070 Shuhei SEKI
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University
Design and characterization of molecular/macromolecular/supramolecular thyristors and solenoids February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
124,000,000
37,200,000
161,200,000
GR071 Ken-ichi FUKUI
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering Science, Osaka University
Elucidation of Molecular View of Electrical Double-Layer for Novel Energy Conversion February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
114,000,000
34,200,000
148,200,000
GR072 Takeshi YANAGIDA
Associate Professor, Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research, Osaka University
Atomic scale devices of self-organized oxide nanowires towards green innovation February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
122,000,000
36,600,000
158,600,000
GR073 Ken-ichi SAITOW
Professor, Natural Science Center for Basic Research and Development, Hiroshima University
Fabrication of nanoSi-whitelight-emitting device and nanoSi-solar cell February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
122,000,000
36,600,000
158,600,000
GR074 Seiichiro HIGASHI
Professor, Graduate School of Advanced Sciences of Matter, Hiroshima University
Single crystalline growth of semiconductor using ultra-high-density atmospheric pressure plasma jet and its application to large-area electronic device fabrication February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
121,000,000
36,300,000
157,300,000
GR075 Hiroki AGO
Associate Professor, Institute for Materials Chemistry and Engineering, Kyushu University
Synthesis and Control of Graphene for Carbon Electronics February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
127,000,000
38,100,000
165,100,000
GR076 Tohru ISHIHARA
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University
A Study on Embedded Processor Architectures and OS-based Power Management Techniques for Environmental Energy-based Systems February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
111,000,000
33,300,000
144,300,000
GR077 Hideyuki OTSUKA
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Autonomously Self-healing Polymeric Materials Based on Dynamic Covalent Chemistry February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
128,000,000
38,400,000
166,400,000
GR078 Keiko SASAKI
Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu University
Creation of environmental materials from geomimetics February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
98,000,000
29,400,000
127,400,000
GR079 Toshihiko TAKEMURA
Associate Professor, Research Institute for Applied Mechanics, Kyushu University
Reliable assessment and forecast for influences of atmospheric aerosols on environment by a numerical model February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
104,000,000
31,200,000
135,200,000
GR080 Kungen TEII
Associate Professor, Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Engineering Sciences, Kyushu University
Development of high-temperature and high-power electronic devices by using high-quality cubic boron nitride February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
128,000,000
38,400,000
166,400,000
GR081 Jun-ichiro HAYASHI
Professor, Institute for Materials Chemistry and Engineering, Kyushu University
Breaking through Rate/Temperature Limitations in Gasification of Carbon Resources February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
129,000,000
38,700,000
167,700,000
GR082 Tsuyoshi HAMADA
Associate Professor, Nagasaki Advanced Computing Center, Nagasaki University
Toward a supercomputer with low price/performance and watt/performance February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
128,000,000
38,400,000
166,400,000
GR083 Takashi SAKAMAKI
Associate Professor, International Research Institute of  Disaster Science, Tohoku University
Risk assessment and conservation strategy for coastal ecosystems of the Ryukyu archipelago based on quantitative analyses for the relationships between biological communities and multiple factors February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
96,000,000
28,800,000
124,800,000
GR084 Junko ISHI-HAYASE
Associate Professor, Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University
Implementing a quantum interface between single photons and the collective excitation of electron spins in semiconductor quantum dots February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
124,000,000
37,200,000
161,200,000
GR085 Shinichi KOMABA
Professor, Faculty of Science Division I, Tokyo University of Science
Rechargeable Na-Ion Batteries for Sustainable Energy Development February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
66,000,000
19,800,000
85,800,000
GR086 Daisuke KODAMA
Associate Professor, College of Engineering, Nihon University
Construction of Carbon Dioxide Physical Absorption Process using Ionic Liquid February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
62,000,000
18,600,000
80,600,000
GR087 Noriko HIRATA-KOHNO
Professor, College of Science and Technology, Nihon University
High dimensional p-adic Diophantine approximations and a cryptosystem based on integer lattices February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
15,000,000
4,500,000
19,500,000
GR088 Taishi TAKENOBU
Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
High-Performance Inkjet-Printed Electronics February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
126,000,000
37,800,000
163,800,000
GR089 Yuka TABE
Professor, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
Dynamical cross effect in chiral liquid crystals: Mechanism and applications to energy-transfer devices February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
103,000,000
30,900,000
133,900,000
GR090 Mizuki TADA
Professor, Research Center for Materials Science, Nagoya University
Innovative Catalysis for Green Sustainable Society February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
130,000,000
39,000,000
169,000,000
GR091 Rota WAGAI
Researcher, Carbon and Nitrogen Cycles Division, National Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences
Soil carbon stabilization in micro and submicron-scale aggregate February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
45,000,000
13,500,000
58,500,000
GR092 Yuka KOBAYASHI
Principal Researcher, Advanced Key Technologies Division, National Institute for Materials Science
Materials science of organic molecules with f-electron-like configuration February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
127,000,000
38,100,000
165,100,000
GR093 Naoki FUKATA
Group Leader, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science
Development of next-generation high efficiency solar cells using functionalized silicon nanostructures February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
87,000,000
26,100,000
113,100,000
GR094 Yoko YAMABE-MITARAI
Group Leader, Environment and Energy Materials Division, National Institute for Materials Science
Design of high temperature shape memory alloys to improve combustion efficiency of Turbine February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
71,000,000
21,300,000
92,300,000
GR095 Tsuyoshi HOSHINO
Assistant Principal Researcher, Fusion Research and Development Directorate, Japan Atomic Energy Agency
Research and Development of Innovative Lithium Recovery System from Seawater by Electrodialysis using Ionic Liquid February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
127,000,000
38,100,000
165,100,000
GR096 Tomoko ABE
Team Leader, Nishina Center for Accelerator-Based Science, RIKEN
Extreme innovation in mutation breeding by ion beam radiation February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
98,000,000
29,400,000
127,400,000
GR097 Yukio KAWANO
Associate Professor, Quantum Nanoelectronics Research Center, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Development of high-performance terahertz spectroscopy and imaging for environmental measurements February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
121,000,000
36,300,000
157,300,000
GR098 Yuko MOTIZUKI
Research Unit Leader, Nishina Center for Accelerator-Based Science, RIKEN
Interdisciplinary Studies for Solar Activities in the Last 2000 Years February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
126,000,000
37,800,000
163,800,000
GR099 Hidekazu SAITO
Team Leader, Spintronics Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Development of nonvolatile transistor with ultra-low power consumption by using spintronics technology February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
126,000,000
37,800,000
163,800,000
GR100 Kazuhiro SAYAMA
Group Leader, Energy Technology Research Institute, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Research on Innovative Technology for Solar Energy Conversion to Chemical Energy February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
126,000,000
37,800,000
163,800,000
GR101 Yasuko KASAI
Researcher, Applied Electromagnetic Research Institute, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology
Satellite global isotopomer observation February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
114,000,000
34,200,000
148,200,000
GR102 Fumio INAGAKI
Group Leader, Kochi Institute for Core Sample Research, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
Geobio-engineering and technology development for sustainable energy and carbon cycles associated with CO2 sequestration in marine subsurface environment (Bio-CCS) February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
126,000,000
37,800,000
163,800,000
GR103 Akira FUJIWARA
Group Leader, Physical Scicence Laboratory, NTT Basic Research Laboratories
Silicon Low-Power Nannodevices with Control of Single and Few Electrons February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
122,000,000
36,600,000
158,600,000
GR104 Akiko SAITO
Senior Research Scientist, Functional Material Laboratory, Corporate Research & Development Center, Toshiba Corporation
Research on magnetic materials of thermal and magnetic energy conversion February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
77,000,000
23,100,000
100,100,000

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Project DurationGrant (¥)
Direct Cost
Indirect Cost
Total
GS001 Junpei TAKANO
Assistant Professor, Research Faculty of Agriculture, Hokkaido University
Regulatory mechanisms of accumulation and polar localization of mineral transporters and their application in plants February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
116,000,000
34,800,000
150,800,000
GS002 Yutaka MIYAZAWA
Associate Professor, Faculty of Science, Yamagata University
Elucidation of molecular mechanism of root hydrotropism and its application to innovative plant growth regulation February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
129,000,000
38,700,000
167,700,000
GS003 Yoshiteru HASHIMOTO
Associate Professor, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, The University of Tsukuba
Development of basic technology for practical production of useful compounds focusing on actinomycetes February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
103,000,000
30,900,000
133,900,000
GS004 Maki KAWAI-YAMADA
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Saitama University
Research on improvement of plant biomass production through the optimization of photosynthetic electron transport February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
104,000,000
31,200,000
135,200,000
GS005 Kenro OSHIMA
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Elucidation of host-switching mechanism of insect-transmissible pathogen towards novel pest control February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
130,000,000
39,000,000
169,000,000
GS006 Yasuo OHNISHI
Professor, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Basic research on microbial production of useful compounds by application of potential power of actinomycetes February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
126,000,000
37,800,000
163,800,000
GS007 Tomoko M. NAKANISHI
Professor, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Basic study for the increase of oil production in plants based on the radioisotope imaging system February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
123,000,000
36,900,000
159,900,000
GS008 Keisuke KOBA
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Agriculture, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
Evaluation of nitrogen saturation of Japanese forests by stable isotopes of nitrate February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
104,000,000
31,200,000
135,200,000
GS009 Yuichi HONGOH
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Development of single-cell genomics to clarify the ecological roles of unculturable microorganisms and to exploit them as genetic resources February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
133,000,000
39,900,000
172,900,000
GS010 Yutaka TAKEUCHI
Associate Professor, Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology
Research Project on the Establishment of Surrogate Broodstock Technology in Marine Fishes February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
113,000,000
33,900,000
146,900,000
GS011 Miyako UEGUCHI (Miyako TANAKA)
Associate Professor, Bioscience and Biotechnology Center, Nagoya University
New strategy for producing "high biomass plants" by increasing gibberellin content or sensitivity February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
137,000,000
41,100,000
178,100,000
GS012 Shigeyuki KAWAI
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University
Establishment of the practical ethanol-production system from marine biomass by utilizing the bacterium with regulated oxidation –reduction system February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
103,000,000
30,900,000
133,900,000
GS013 Hiroshi KUDOH
Professor, Center for Ecological Research, Kyoto University
Functional dissection and prediction of plant climate response by seasonal gene expression analysis February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
127,000,000
38,100,000
165,100,000
GS014 Hirokazu TOJU
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University
Restoration of forest ecosystems based on the genomics of organismal networks February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
130,000,000
39,000,000
169,000,000
GS015 Yoshiki NISHIMURA
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University
Exploring the basis of transcriptional regulation and uniparental inheritance of chloroplasts February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
108,000,000
32,400,000
140,400,000
GS016 Genji KURISU
Professor, Institute for Protein Research, Osaka University
Structural analysis of the entire electron transfer network of photosynthetic energy transduction for light-driven bio-hydrogen production February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
135,000,000
40,500,000
175,500,000
GS017 Masaya NOGI
Associate Professor, Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research, Osaka University
Fabrications of bio-nanofiber printed electronics February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
129,000,000
38,700,000
167,700,000
GS018 Hiroshi SHIBA
Associate Professor, The College of Science, Ibaraki University
Functional analysis of the plant epigenome in dominance relationships between alleles February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
94,000,000
28,200,000
122,200,000
GS019 Yuri MUNEKAGE
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Biological Sciences, Nara Institute of Science and Technology
Elucidation of molecular mechanism of C4 evolution aim at engineering C4 crop February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
117,000,000
35,100,000
152,100,000
GS020 Miyo TERAO MORITA
Professor, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences and School of Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University
Investigation into molecular basis of gravity sensing and signaling mechanism of gravitropism in higher plants February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
125,000,000
37,500,000
162,500,000
GS021 Yasushi MORI
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Environmental and Life Science, Okayama University
Enhancing infiltration and introducing organic carbon by artificial macropores for restoration of degraded soils February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
59,000,000
17,700,000
76,700,000
GS022 Kenji GOMI
Associate Professor, Faculty of Agriculture, Kagawa University
Identification of novel defense mechanisms in rice on plant-microbe-insect interaction February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
58,000,000
17,400,000
75,400,000
GS023 Natsuko HAMAMURA
Distinguished Associate Professor, Center for Marine Environmental Studies, Ehime University
Development of ecotoxicological assessment tools to evaluate genotoxicity in mixed contaminant environments by using microbial functional genomics and DNA adductomics February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
100,000,000
30,000,000
130,000,000
GS024 Kotaro MIURA
Lecturer, Faculty of Biotechnology, Fukui Prefectural University
Cloning and evaluation of valuable genes for high-yielding rice breeding February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
118,000,000
35,400,000
153,400,000
GS025 Yoshikatsu MATSUBAYASHI
Professor, Division of Intercellular Signaling Biology, National Institute for Basic Biology
Identification of novel peptide ligand-receptor pairs towards understanding molecular mechanisms of plant growth and development February 10, 2011-May 30, 2013(Project ended)
115,941,737
34,782,521
150,724,258
GS026 Jun MINAGAWA
Professor, Division of Environmental Photobiology, National Institute for Basic Biology
Technical basis for the integrated control of photosynthetic performance February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
133,000,000
39,900,000
172,900,000
GS027 Hiroko AKIYAMA
Senior Researcher, Carbon and Nitrogen Cycles Division, National Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences
Mitigation of N2O Emissions by Linking Flux Monitoring and Metagenomics February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
110,000,000
33,000,000
143,000,000
GS028 Yoko NISHIZAWA
Senior Researcher, Genetically Modified Organism Research Center, National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences
Molecular analyses of rice disease susceptibility to design rice plants for durable disease resistance February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
109,000,000
32,700,000
141,700,000
GS029 Makoto HAYASHI
Unit Leader, Division of Plant Sciences, National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences
Molecular basis of legume nodule symbiosis for low nitrogen fertilizer agriculture February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
136,000,000
40,800,000
176,800,000
GS030 Sumire FUJIWARA
Researcher, Gene Regulation Research Group, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Development of novel technologies for the production of super-plants by modification of gene expression mechanisms February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
124,000,000
37,200,000
161,200,000
GS031 Yukari OHTA
Senior Research Scientist, Institute of Biogeosciences, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
Green-biochemistry: applying survival strategies of deep-sea microorganisms adapted to extreme biosphere February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
131,000,000
39,300,000
170,300,000

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Project DurationGrant (¥)
Direct Cost
Indirect Cost
Total
GZ001 Hiroshi OHASHI
Professor, Graduate School of Economics, The University of Tokyo
Quantitative Analysis on the Diffusion of Renewable Energy Sources February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
103,000,000
30,900,000
133,900,000
GZ002 Yaichi AOSHIMA
Professor, Graduate School of Commerce and Management(Institute of Innovation Research), Hitotsubashi University
Business Management and Green Innovation systems aiming both for reduction of carbon dioxide emissions and for industrial development February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
35,000,000
10,500,000
45,500,000
GZ003 Kiichiro HAYASHI
Professor, EcoTopia Science Institute, Nagoya University
Study on the assessment of biodiversity offsets/banking taking into consideration ecosystem service and socio-economic impacts February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
64,000,000
19,200,000
83,200,000
GZ004 Noriko OKUBO
Professor, Graduate School of Law and Politics, Osaka University
Cooperation Innovation for Sustainable Society - Application of Aarhus Principles in Japan February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
40,000,000
12,000,000
52,000,000
GZ005 Yuji HARA
Associate Professor, Faculty of Systems Engineering, Wakayama University
Resource-circulating society and urban-rural sustainable land-use planning in the urban fringes of Asian low-lying cities February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
25,000,000
7,500,000
32,500,000
GZ006 Norihiro ITSUBO
Professor, Faculty of Environmental Studies, Tokyo City University
Development of an life cycle economic assessment supporting environmental product policy for global-scale problems February 10, 2011-March 31, 2014
107,000,000
32,100,000
139,100,000