Research Support

FY2014: Project Achievements and Future Prospects List

Interdisciplinary Type

DepartmentPrincipal InvestigatorProject
Graduate School of LettersKODAMA SatoshiEstablishing an interdisciplinary bioethics research and education network with Kyoto University as the hub
Graduate School of MedicineIMANAKA YuichiTo Establish The Center for Designing Social Systems
Graduate School of BiostudiesKUMETA MasahiroGene response to the physical stimuli
Graduate School of BiostudiesMATSUDA MichiyukiVisualization and control of cell function in living mice
Research Institute for Sustainable HumanosphereFURUMOTO Jun-ichiResilient community buildings to mitigate disasters by gusty wind, “Hira Oroshi”, based on its numerical forecasting and comprehensive communication systems
Center for Ecological ResearchTAKABAYASHI JunjiAtomospheric-ecological-physiological metabolisms and functions of plant volatiles that drive symbiotic biosphere: from gene to earth

International Type

DepartmentPrincipal InvestigatorProject
Graduate School of LetersASHIDA HiroshiKyoto-Bristol collaboration on human visual perception and attention
Graduate School of ScienceAOYAMA HideakiBig Data-based Business Cycle Analysis over Multi-Layered Economic Network
Graduate School of ScienceOYAMA TokitakaConstruction of an international research network for duckweed and scheme for the application to water environmental improvement
Graduate School of ScienceKAGIYAMA Tsuneomi Japan-Taiwan Research Collaborations and Networking on Volcanic-Geothermal Activities and Mitigation of Volcanic Disasters
Graduate School of ScienceKAWAI HikaruThe unification of the Standard Model and the Planck scale in particle physics
Graduate School of ScienceTAMURA N. MinoruInternational base formation of new integrated plant sciences at Kyoto University, developed from the Kyoto–Bristol Symposium
Graduate School of EngineeringIMAHORI HiroshiCreation of Bio-Inspired, Non-Biological Mesoscale Hybrid Materials
Graduate School of EngineeringFUKAMI KazuhiroFabrication of chiral inorganic materials and its applications
Graduate School of AgricultureTANAKA YuImprovement of the soybean photosynthetic capacity and productivity through analyzing the dynamics of the leaf photosynthesis
Graduate School of InformaticsUMENO KenResearch and Standardization on 5-th Generation Mobile Communications Systems
Primate Research InstituteFURUICHI TakeshiStudies for Great Ape Conservation using Japan-Africa Cooperative Research Network and Renovated Technology of DNA Analysis
Center for Southeast Asian StudiesANDO KazuoMitigating Cyclone and Flood Damages in Myanmar: Applying the Bangladesh’s Successful Experiences
The Academic Center for Computing and Media StudiesNAKAMURA YuichiHuman-Robot symbiotic collaboration over dynamic and complex fields