Ended Projects

Joint research at the CSIS is divided into two types: projects funded by external grants and unfunded joint research using the CSIS research database. This section introduces external funded research projects.
(cf.: Joint Research Using the CSIS Research Database.)


Recent Major Research Projects Supported by External Research Grants
(Access other research projects here (in Japanese).)

Ended in 2015

From past to future: Assessment of palaeodisasters and urban development risks in ancient and modern Turkey
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research
Hayakawa Yuichi
2014 - 2015
Next-Generation of Urban Emergency Management: When human mobility prediction meets Big Data
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Song Xuan 2014 - 2015
Observation of forest daily monitoring images for pseudo extension of interannual nature experiences underlying climate change learning
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) Nakamura Kazuhiko 2014 - 2015
Data assimilation of people flow via multiple sensors
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) Xu Yongwei 2014 - 2015
Crowd sourcing services for systematizing quick and low cost on-the-spot measuring methods over the world
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research
Sekimoto Yoshihide
(Co-researcher: Seto Toshikazu)
2014 - 2015
Developing a prototype of geospatial data sharing system for disaster management in the Philippines
JST Rapid Response Research (J-RAPID)
Oguchi Takashi 2014 - 2015
Evaluation of the characteristics of volunteered geographical information and development of methodology for sharing the information
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) Seto Toshikazu 2013 - 2015
Development of new concepts of "Agro-activities" for creating sustainable cities and planning methodology of the concept
JSPS Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) Yokohari Makoto
(Co-researcher: *Amemiya Mamoru)
2013 - 2015
The use of spatial data and GIS in the economic analysis of urban policies
JSPS Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) Kawabata Mizuki
(Co-researcher: Takahashi Takaaki)
2013 - 2015
Demonstration experiment of the toolkit for the prevention of criminal victimization of children aiming toward the establishment of a research area "Preventive Criminology"
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research
Harada Yutaka
(Co-researcher: *Amemiya Mamoru)
2013 - 2015
Object-oriented spatial analysis: Analysis of the relations among the distributions of spatial objects
JSPS Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) Sadahiro Yukio
2012 - 2015

Ended in 2014

Object-oriented spatial analysis: Analysis of the relations among the distributions of spatial objects
JSPS Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) Sadahiro Yukio
2012 - 2014
Development of the system for analyzing the moving objects on a network
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research Sadahiro Yukio
2012 - 2014
Development of a system for presentation and editing of geographical contents based on story and plot
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) *Fujita Hideyuki
2012 - 2014
Statistical analysis of the effect of spatial units and proximity functions on spatial segregation measures
Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows Hogn Song-yong
2012 - 2014
Constrained optimization method for visualization of map data considering personality
JSPS Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) Takahashi Shigeo
(Co-researcher: Arikawa Masatoshi)
2012 - 2014
Development of the program for improving the outdoor environment for children using planning method for crime prevention
JSPS Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C) Hino Kimihiro
(Co-researcher: *Amemiya Mamoru)
2012 - 2014
Geographical study of the counter-mapping about the Great East Japan Earthquake disaster
JSPS Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C) Nishimura Yuichiro
(Co-researcher: Seto Toshikazu)
2012 - 2014
The relationship between spatio-temporal geographical distributions of archaic and neanthropic humans and climate change
MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas Yoneda Minoru
(Co-researcher: Oguchi Takashi)
2010 - 2014
Re-examination of spatial economics and empirical analyses of international urban systems
JSPS Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) Tabuchi Takatoshi
(Co-researcher: Takahashi Takaaki and Fujishima Shota)
2010 - 2014
Crowd sourcing services for systematizing quick and low cost on-the-spot measuring methods over the world
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research Sekimoto Yoshihide
(Co-researcher: Seto Toshikazu)
2014

Ended in 2013

Development of the system for communicating and controlling of air conditioning based on high-precision prediction of climatic condition
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research
Sezaki Kaoru 2012 - 2013
Development of the spatial information sensoring system using sensors for wild animals
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Research Activity start-up Kobayashi Hiroki 2012 - 2013
Evaluation of the technique for detecting failure of electric fence using behaviour of wild animals as indicators
JST Adaptable and Seamless Technology transfer Program through target-driven R&D Kobayashi Hiroki
2012 - 2013
Effect of the geographical information techniques on spatial cognition and spatial thinking of person
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research
Wakabayashi Yoshiki
(Co-researcher: Ishikawa Toru)
2012 - 2013
A study on distribution of deliverables of electronic materials using cloud computing
Japan Construction Information Center Research Grant Program Sekimoto Yoshihide 2012 - 2013
Development of Educational Materials and Education Method of Geographic Thinking Based on Standard Curriculum for Geographic Information Science
MEXT Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A) Asami Yasushi
(Co-researcher: Oguchi Takashi)
2009 - 2013
Development and practical use of the new methodology of surface interpolation algorithm considering spatial dependency
JSPS Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) Tsutsumi Morito
(Co-researcher: Sadahiro Yukio)
2011 - 2013
Development and operational testing of an internet site for forestry monitoring
JSPS Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C) Saito Kaoru
(Co-researcher: Kobayashi Hiroki and Nakamura Kazuhiko)
2011 - 2013
Development of a scientific basis for spatio-temporal analysis of urban areas focusing on mobility of people
MEXT Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) Shibasaki Ryosuke
2011 - 2013
Geomorphological characteristics and formation factors of V-shaped valleys in East Asian mountains
MEXT Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C) Oguchi Takashi
2011 - 2013
Study on the Development of Methods for Handling Site Shape Information in Real Estate Price Analysis
MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research
Asami Yasushi 2011 - 2013
Escape from the GALAPAGOS Syndrome ! Analysis of Potential demand in Various countries for International expansion of Spatial Information Technology in Japan
MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research
Sekimoto Yoshihide 2011 - 2013
Study on the Dynamic Relationship between Crime-related Events and Urban Environment
MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) Amemiya Mamoru
2011 - 2013
Regional Assessment of the Causes of Landslide and Sediment Yield Reflecting the Influence of Global Warming
Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows
Saito Hitoshi
2011 - 2013
Crisis management cloud system based on cooperation of public-private sectors
MEXT Strategic Funds for the Promotion of Science and Technology
Nagasaka Toshinari
(Co-researcher: Shibasaki Ryosuke)
2011 - 2013

Ended in 2012

Development of the Position Authentication system using Satellite Positioning
MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research
Shibasaki Ryosuke
2011 - 2012
Theoretical Study on Bayesian Statistical Inference Using Shrinkage Prior Distribution
MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) Maruyama Yuzo 2011 - 2012
Extraction of climate change signature from bedrock river longitudinal profiles
MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) Hayakawa Yuichi 2011 - 2012
Development of Support System for Disaggregate Model Estimation Intends to form Choice sets using Probe Data
MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) Usui Tomotaka
2011 - 2012
Study on the Abnormal Behavior Detection Method for Crowded Public Space
MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) Xuan Song
2011 - 2012
Study on Development and Broad Use of Health Risk Early Detection System
Health Labour Sciences Research Grant Asami Yasushi 2010 - 2012
Research on Ground Sensor Picket System to Detect Sudden Landsliding
MEXT Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) Sezaki Kaoru 2010 - 2012
Mutual Evolution of the Contents, Dictionaries and User Knowledge for Geo-spatial Vocabulary
MEXT Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C) Arikawa Masatoshi 2010 - 2012
Urban and Regional Policies in a Shrinking Economy from the Perspective of the New Economic Geography
MEXT Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) Takahashi Takaaki 2008 - 2012
Research on Influence of the Environment of Residential Areas to Human Activity and Behavior in Daily Life
MEXT Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A) Lee Jung Su
(Co-researcher: Asami Yasushi)
2008 - 2012

Ended in 2011

Global Urban Area Mapping using Satellite Images
MEXT Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows Miyazaki Hiroyuki 2010 - 2011
Study of the Application of Geographic Information Systems toward Systematic Education of Spatial
MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research
Wakabayashi Yoshiki
(Co-researcher: Ishikawa Toru)
2011
Pedestrian Social Computing with Extracted Context Based on Proximity Network
MEXT Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C) Konomi Shin'ichi 2009 - 2011
Traveling Lane Decection Using Passive RFID Tags
MEXT Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C) Yamada Harutoshi 2009 - 2011
Development of Effective Reproduction Method for "People Flow" Data as a Social Infrastructure
MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (A) Sekimoto Yoshihide 2009 - 2011
Developments of the spatial analysis techniques with the fusion of geographic information science and urban engineering fields
MEXT Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A) Suzuki Tsutomu
(Co-researcher: Lee Sohee)
2009 - 2011
Study on the Paleo-Environment and Reorganization of Mesopotamian Neolithic Society in the 7th Millennium BC
MEXT Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) Nishiaki Yoshihiro
(Co-researcher: Oguchi Takashi)
2008 - 2011
Measuring Children Victimization and Development of Empirical Basis for Crime Prevention
JST RISTEX(Research Institute of Science and Technology for Society) Harada Yutaka
(Co-researchers: Imai Osamu, Amemiya Mamoru)
2007 - 2011

Ended in 2010 and Before

  • Network Sensing Software Platform for Real-world Search (2006-2010)
    (JST CREST(Core Research for Evolutional Science and Technology))
  • Analysis of Relations between Tempo-spatial Distribution of Neanderthals/Homo sapiens and Climate Changes (2010)
    (MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas)
  • Reexamination of Spatial Economics and Empirical Analysis of Global Urban System (2010)
    (MEXT Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B))
  • Morphological/Sedimentological Study on Newly Discovered Bones of the Dederiyeh Neanderthal Child (2010)
    (MEXT Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B))
  • Theoretical Study on Bayesian Statistical Inference Using Special Shrinkage Prior Distribution(2009)
    (MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B))
  • Development of Spatial Exploratory Hedonic Regression Analysis Method (2009)
    (MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research)
  • Study on Optimization of Construction Process Based on Development of Geo-spatial Information Distribution Platform (2009)
    (MLIT Construction Technology Research and Development Subsidy Program)
  • Systematic Study on the Development of Statistical Model and Analysis for Tempo-spatial Phenomena (2007)
    (MEXT Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A))
  • RFID-based Positioning Systems for Enhancing Safety and Sense of Security (2006-2008)
    (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Special Coordination Funds for Promoting Science and Technology)
  • Economic System of the Urban Space in the World: Theory and Empirics (2006-2009)
    (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A))
  • Establishment of GIScience education methods: how to teach GIS at universities effectively. (2005-2008)
    (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A))
  • Construction of "Gloval Map of Human Activities" and it's Application to Assesment of living and survival environment (2005-2007)
    (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A))
  • Study on the Development of Sustainable Collaborative Web Library Systems for Providing the Standard Curricula of GIScience and Its Related Contents (2005-2007)
    (Please refer to http://curricula.csis.u-tokyo.ac.jp/ for status reports on research under the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A))
  • Development of Data Integration and Information Fusion Infrastructure for Earth Observation (2005-2007)
    (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Special Coordination Funds for Promoting Science and Technology)
  • Study on the Development of Methods for Regional Analysis in View of Geographical and Social Situation (2004-2006)
    (Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare (Comprehensive Research Project for Health Sciences))
  • The theory of spatio-temporal statistical analysis and its applications (2003-2006)
    (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A))
  • Buildup for the Global Water Cycle informatics (2003-2005)
    (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Special Coordination Funds for Promoting Science and Technology)
  • Study on the Development of Collaborative, Autonomous and Dispersed Geographical Data Infrastructure System (2003-2004)
    (Scientific Research(A), Ministry of Education and Science)
  • Development of Global Water Circulation Model Integrated with a Human Activity Model its Application to World Water Resource Assesment (2001-2006)
    (Science & Technology Promotion Enterprise (Ministry of Science and Technology))
  • Spatial Information Science for Human and Social Sciences (1998-2003)
    (Please refer to http://okabe.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp/SISforHSS/index.html for status reports on research under Competitive Fund: Priority Area Research, Ministry of Education and Science)
  • Islamic Area Studies (1998-2001)
    (Specially Promoted Research, Ministry of Education and Science)
  • Database for Promoting Spatial Information Science (1998-2002)
    (Science & Technology Promotion Enterprise (Ministry of Science and Technology))

Other Projects Supported by External Research Grants (as of the end of 2007)
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