Summary of Research Project Results under JSPS FY2003
"Research for the Future Program"



(Physical and Engineering Sciences) Photoscience
Title of Project Project Leader
(Institution, Department)
Term of Project
Photochemical Synthesis of Super-Clusters and their Optical Diagnostics: the Way to Making Single Molecular Magnets NobuyukiCNishi
Okazaki National Research Institutes, Institute for Molecular Science
FY 1999 - FY 2003

(Physical and Engineering Sciences) Intelligent and Dynamic Inter-networking

Title of Project Project Leader
(Institution, Department)
Term of Project
Self-organizing Network Infrastructure Yasuo, Okabe
Kyoto University, Academic Center for Computing and Media Studies
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Dynamic Networking Norio, Shiratori
Tohoku University , Research Institute of Electrical Communication
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Meta-network Architecture Hiroyuki CMorikawa
The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Frontier Science
FY 1999 - FY 2003

(Physical and Engineering Sciences) Intuitive Human Interface

Title of Project Project Leader
(Institution, Department)
Term of Project
Research on Integrative Use of Internal Knowledge and External Information in Human Cognition Toshio, Inui
Kyoto University, Graduate School of Informatics
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Multimodal Anthropomorphic Interface and the Foundations of its Intuitive and Affective Functions Mitsuru , Ishizuka
The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Intuitive Human Interface for Organizing and Accessing Intellectual Assets Yuzuru , Tanaka
Hokkaido University, Graduate School of Engineering
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Construction of Kansei Emergence World Based on Synergetic Interaction Masahiko , Yachida
Osaka University, Graduate School of Engineering Science
FY 1999 - FY 2003

(Physical and Engineering Sciences) Reduction of Electromagnetic Noise Levels

Title of Project Project Leader
(Institution, Department)
Term of Project
Studies on the Generation of Unintentional Electromagnetic-waves and their Propagation Mechanism Hiroshi,Echigo
Tohoku Gakuin University, Faculty of Engineering
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Studies on Measurement of Unintentional Electromagnetic Waves and Estimation of their Influences Yoshio, Kami
The University of Electro-Communications, Faculty of Electro-Communications
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Control of Electromagnetic Environment in Low Frequency Band Less than 100 kHz Nobuyuki, Matsui
Nagoya Institute of Technology
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Control of Unintentional Electromagnetic Waves from Digital Circuits Ryuji ,Koga
Okayama University, The Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology
FY 1999 - FY 2003

(Life Sciences) Mechanisms of the Advanced Function in Insects and Proposal of New Insectech

Title of Project Project Leader
(Institution, Department)
Term of Project
Genetic Network for the Sex Determination in Insects ToruCShimada
The University of Tokyo; Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Science Associate Professor
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Study on Molecular Mechanisms of Insect Growth and Social Development and its Application Hiroshi, Kataoka
The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Molecular Mechanisms of Individual Preservation in Insects Toshinobu ,Yaginuma
Nagoya University, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Identification, Activity and Mode of Action of Bio-active Molecules from Blood-Sucking and Stinging Insects Yasuo , Chinzei
Mie University, School of Medicine
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Mechanisms and Regulation of Bioresponses of Insects to Environment Shigeyuki ,Mayama
Kobe University, Faculty of Agriculture
FY 1999 - FY 2003

(Life Sciences) Angiogenesis and Vascular Development Control

Title of Project Project Leader
(Institution, Department)
Term of Project
The Functions of Chemokines in Blood Vessel Formation Takashi, Nagasawa
Kyoto UniversityCInstitute for Frontier Medical Sciences
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Control of Tissue Vascularity and its Molecular Mechanism Yuji ,Hiraki
Kyoto University, Institute for Frontier Medical Sciences
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Development of New Therapeutics Using Angiogenesis and Regeneration of Endothelial Cells Ryuichi, Morishita
Osaka University, Graduate School of Medicine
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Isolation and Characterization of Genes Involved in Endothelial Cell Differentiation and Angiogenesis Yasufumi, Sato
Tohoku University, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Studies on the Function of VEGF and Pathological Angiogenesis Masabumi, Shibuya
The University of Tokyo, The Institute of Medical Science
FY 2000 - FY 2003
Mechanisms of Vascular Smooth Muscle Differentiation and Interaction between Smooth Muscle and Endothelial Cells during Vascular Formation Hiroki, Kurihara
The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Medicine
FY 2000 - FY 2003

(Integrated Fields) Behavior of Substances and Organisms under High Magnetic Field

Title of Project Project Leader
(Institution, Department)
Term of Project
Biological Responses to Magnetic Fields and the Risk Assessment Junji , Miyakoshi
Hirosaki University, Faculty of Medicine
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Application of the Magnetic Separation under a Strong Magnetic Field to the Environment Improvement and Resources Circulation Tsuneo ,Watanabe
Tokyo Metropolitan University, Graduate School of Engineering
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Novel Effects in Melt Growth, Sintering and Crystallization under Strong Magnetic Field Kohji, Kishio
The University of Tokyo , Graduate School of Engineering
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Effects of Magnetic Field on Fine Particles, Molecular Chains, and Membranes Tsunehisa, Kimura
Tokyo Metropolitan University, Graduate School of Engineering
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Non-Traditional Magnetic Control for Physico-Chemical Processes Seiichiro , Nakabayashi
Saitama University , Faculty of Science
FY 1999 - FY 2003

(Integrated Fields) Development of Surgical Robot

Title of Project Project Leader
(Institution, Department)
Term of Project
Analysis of Musculoskeletal Surgery Nobuhiko ,Sugano
Osaka University ,Graduate School of Medicine
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Research on Robotic System in General Surgery Makoto,Hashizume
Kyushu University, Graduate School of Medical Sciences
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Acquisition and Utilization of Multidimensional Image Information during Surgery Shinichi , Tamura
Osaka University , Graduate School of Medicine
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Development of Surgical Robotic Systems Ichiro ,Sakuma
The University of Tokyo, Graduate school of Frontier Science
FY 1999 - FY 2003
Development of Telesurgery Collaborative Communication System Tomohiro, Kuroda
Kyoto University Hospital
FY 1999 - FY 2003

University-Industry Cooperative Research Committee

Title of Project Project Leader
(Institution, Department)
Proposal Committee Term of Project
Biomimetic Materials Processing Osamu,Takai
Nagoya University, Center for Integrated Research in Science and Engineering
69th Committee on Materials Processing and Applications,131st Committee on Thin Films,153rd Committee on Plasma Materials Science FY 1999 - FY 2003
Creation of Supramolecular Assembly and Application to Development of Chemical Processes and Medicinal Lead Compounds Masakatsu, Shibasaki
The University of Tokyo , Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
116th Committee on Chemistry Creating Organic Compounds with Novel Functions FY 1999 - FY 2003
Basic Science and Applications of Nanocarbons Developed for Advanced Energy Devices Morinobu , Endo
Shinshu University, Faculty of Engineering
117th Committee on Carbon Materials ,155th Committee on Fluorine Chemistry FY 1999 - FY 2003
Development of Ultra-coherent Electron Beam Chuhei, Oshima
Waseda University, School of Science and Engineering
141st Committee on Microbeam Analysis FY 1999 - FY 2003
Research on Ultralarge-capacity High-speed Perpendicular Storage System Yoshihisa , Nakamura
Tohoku University, Research Institute of Electrical Communication
144th Committee on Magnetic Recording FY 1999 - FY 2003
Ultimate Characterization Technique of SOI Wafer for the Nano-scale LSI Devices Seigo, Kishino
Himeji Institute of Technology, Graduate School of Engineering
145th Committee on Processing and Characterization of Crystals FY 1999 - FY 2003
Research and Development of Code-division-multiple-access Data Bus and its Application for Intelligent Information Systems Kenji, Taniguchi
Osaka University, Graduate School of Engineering
165th Committee on Ultra Integrated Silicon Systems FY 1999 - FY 2003


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