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The Imperial Prize,Japan Academy Prize,Duke of Edinburgh Prize Recipients

21st - 30th

21st May 14, 1931
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize Katsutada SEZAWA Theoretical Investigations on Generation and Transmission of Seismic Waves and Other Problems
Imperial Academy Prize Hakuju UI Studies on Indian Philosophy and Buddhism
Imperial Academy Prize Hakaru MASUMOTO A Physico-Metallurgical Investigation of Ferromagnetic Elements and Their Alloys
Imperial Academy Prize Hayashi MIYAKE Studies on Cholelithiasis in Japan

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22nd May 10, 1932
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize Kyosuke KINDAICHI Studies on the Ainu Epic Yukar
Imperial Prize Kiyoo WADATI Investigation on Deep-Focussed Earthquakes
Imperial Academy Prize Ikutaro HIRAI On the Cause of the Meningitis-like Disease Frequently Observed among the Japanese Suckling
Imperial Academy Prize Tatuo AIDA Genetical Studies on the Body Colour of Aplocheilus latipes
Osaka Mainichi Prize Motonori MATUYAMA Geophysical Investigations on Gravity Anomalies and Magnetism of Basaltic Rocks
Osaka Mainichi Prize Shintaro UDA Research on Ultra Short Electro-Magnetic Waves
Mendenhall Prize Seishi KIKUCHI Experimental Studies on the Diffraction of Electron Rays through Thin Mica Plates

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23rd May 11, 1933
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize Ziro TUZI On the Study of Photo-Elasticity
Imperial Prize Bunsuke SUZUKI Studies on Fatty Acids, Glycerides and Phosphatids
Imperial Academy Prize Mishio ISHIMOTO Measurements of Earth-Tilts and of the Seismic Forces Due to Near Earthquakes
Osaka Mainichi Prize Shunsuke KUSANO Studies on the Life History of Chytridineae
Osaka Mainichi Prize Chiuta OGUCHI On the Oguchi Disease
Osaka Mainichi Prize Yashiro KOTAKE Studies on the Intermediary Metabolism of the Tryptophane
Osaka Mainichi Prize Hiroshi NOMURA Investigations on the Pungent Principles of Ginger

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24th May 11, 1934
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize Noboru NIIDA A Reconstruction of the Administrative and Civil Code of the Tang Dynasty
Imperial Prize Seitarô TSUBOI Studies on the Genesis of Igneous Rocks
Imperial Academy Prize Yoshiaki TADOKORO Investigation of Refractory Materials
Imperial Academy Prize Yutaka KON The Silver Reaction of Cells
Osaka Mainichi Prize Kôzi HIDAKA Physical Investigations on Vibrations of Water Basins and on Ocean Currents
Osaka Mainichi Prize Sankichi TAKEI The Chemical Constitution of Rotenon, an Active Component of Derris Root
Osaka Mainichi Prize Goichi SAWAGUCHI Study and Devices on Japanese Lacquer Wares

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25th May 13, 1935
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize Shimpei OGURA Studies on the Poems of the Silla Dynasty and the Ritu
Imperial Prize Shinshô HANAYAMA A Study of the Commentary on the Saddharmepundarika Sūtra by Prince Shōtoku
Imperial Academy Prize Saburo UMINO On the Specific Heat of Iron-Carbon System at High Temperatures, and the Heat Changes Accompanying those of Phase

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26th June 1, 1936
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize Hisayosi OGAWA The Myths and the Traditions of the Formosan Native Tribes
Imperial Prize Takaoki SASAKI Experimentelle Erzeugung des Lebercarcinoms durch Fütterung mit o-Amidoazotoluol
Tomizo YOSHIDA
Imperial Academy Prize Nenozô UTSURIKAWA A Genealogical and Classificatory Study of the Formosan Native Tribes
Osaka Mainichi Prize Masao SUENAGA Ancient Japanese Armour
Osaka Mainichi Prize Masaji TOMITA Studies upon Embryochemistry
Osaka Mainichi Prize Toshio HOSHINO Studies on the Synthesis of Indole Derivatives
Osaka Mainichi Prize Mitizo ASANO Untersuchungen über die Flechten-Fettsäure und die Farbstoffe der Pulvinsäure-Reihe

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27th May 13, 1937
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize Shinkichi HORIBA Thermal Analysis of Chemical Reaction Velocity
Imperial Prize Yasujiro NIWA Electric Transmission of Pictures
Count Hagimaro
Kashima Prize
Ryôzô KANEHIRA Studies of the Flora of Micronesia under Japanese Mandate

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28th May 13, 1938
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Academy Prize San-ichiro MIZUSHIMA Studies on the Experimental Verification of the Dipole Theory and the Relation between the Dipole Moment and Molecular Structure
Osaka Mainichi Prize Zenjiro KITASATO Untersuchung über die Konstitution der Sapogenine
Osaka Mainichi Prize Tayei SHIMIZU On the Chemical and Physiological Investigation of the Bile Acid
Mendenhall Prize Noboru WATANABE Research on the Measurement of a Geodetic Base Line in Terms of the Wave Length of Light

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29th May 11, 1939
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize Ken ISHIKAWA The Historical Study of Sekimonshingaku
Imperial Prize Ken KURÉ Untersuchung über den Spinalparasympathikus
Imperial Academy Prize Sen-ichi HISAMATSU A History of Japanese Literary Criticism
Imperial Academy Prize Kinjiro KUNUGUI Researches on the Theory of Abstract Spaces
Osaka Mainichi Prize Kazuma KAWASE The Study on the Old Japanese Type Printings before the Seventeenth Century

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30th May 14, 1940
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize Asaji NOSE The Origin of the Noh-Play
Imperial Prize Hideki YUKAWA Theoretical Study on the Interaction of Elementary Particles and Prediction of the Existence of Mesotrons in Cosmic Rays
Imperial Prize Juro HORIUTI Theoretical and Experimental Researches on Chemical Kinetics
Imperial Academy Prize Shozo ARISAKA History of Arms and Armours
Imperial Academy Prize Shigeyoshi SAITO Kakinomoto Hitomaro
Imperial Academy Prize Motosue ISHIDA Studies on the Haikai Poetry
Imperial Academy Prize Toshio MAKI The Outline of Researches in the Syntheses of Vat Dyestuff
Imperial Academy Prize Tario KIKUTA An Investigation of Cast Iron

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