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

91st - 100th

91st June 11, 2001
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize and
Japan Academy Prize
HAYASHI Fumio Understanding Saving: Evidence from the United States and Japan
Imperial Prize and
Japan Academy Prize
ASASHIMA Makoto Basic Biological Studies on the Morphogenesis in Early Embryos
Japan Academy Prize KOBAYASHI Michio The Natural Philosophy of Descartes
Japan Academy Prize SAKAMOTO Tatsuya David Hume's Civilized Society: Industry, Knowledge and Liberty
Japan Academy Prize NISHIDA Atsuhiro Studies on the Earth's Magnetospheric Structure and Plasma Convection
Japan Academy Prize KUNITAKE Toyoki Discovery of Synthetic Bilayer Membrane and Development of Molecular Organization Chemistry
Japan Academy Prize HIGUCHI Takayoshi Biochemistry of Wood Components: Biosynthesis and Microbial Degradation of Lignin
Japan Academy Prize AOKI Nobuo Regulation of Thrombolysis: α2 Plasmin Inhibitor and its Physiological Significance
Japan Academy Prize SUDA Tatsuo Studies on Vitamin D and Bone

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92nd June 10, 2002
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize and
Japan Academy Prize
FUJIMOTO Takahiro The Evolution of a Manufacturing System at Toyota
Imperial Prize and
Japan Academy Prize
IIJIMA Sumio Development of High-Resolution Electron Microscope and Discovery of the Carbon Nanotubes
Japan Academy Prize NUMOTO Katsuaki A Historical Study on the Japanese Pronunciation of Chinese Characters
Japan Academy Prize SATO Shoichi Monastery and Peasants: The Loire Region in the Formative Period of the Middle Ages Viewed through the Accounting Documents
Japan Academy Prize MIYASHIRO Akiho Theoretical Study of Metamorphic Rocks and Its Contribution to Tectonics
Japan Academy Prize INOUE Akihisa Stabilization of Supercooled Liquid and Development of Bulk Metallic Glasses
Japan Academy Prize HINATA Kokichi Studies on the Self/Nonself Recognition System in Self-Incompatibility of Brassica (Joint Research)
ISOGAI Akira
Japan Academy Prize SEKIYA Takao Utilization of Structural Characteristics of Nucleic Acids to Understand Genetic Information
Japan Academy Prize SUZUKI Kunihiko Investigation of the Pathogenetic Mechanism of Neurogenetic Disorders, Particularly of the Sphingolipidoses
Duke of Edinburgh Prize KURIHARA Yasushi Studies on Methods of Analysing Ecosystems and Their Application to Conservation of Environments

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93rd June 9, 2003
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize and Japan Academy Prize YANAGIDA Mitsuhiro Regulation of Cell Cycle and Chromosome Segregation
Japan Academy Prize KARASHIMA Noboru History and Society in South India: The Cholas to Vijayanagar
Japan Academy Prize NOMURA Mari The Jews in Vienna
Japan Academy Prize FUKAYA Kenji Research in Differential Geometry
Japan Academy Prize ITOH Koichi Study of Molecular Magnet (Joint Research)
IWAMURA Hiizu
KINOSHITA Minoru
Japan Academy Prize SENOO Yasutoshi Researches on Fluid Dynamics of Centrifugal Turbomachines
Japan Academy Prize OKADA Yoshimi Molecular Biology of Plant Virus RNA Genomes and its Application to Agriculture
Japan Academy Prize OKAMOTO Hiroshi Studies on Experimental Diabetes and Its Prevention
Japan Academy Prize ENDO Makoto Studies on the Mechanisms of Mobilization of Calcium Ion in Muscle Cells

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94th June 14, 2004
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize and
Japan Academy Prize
SUMA Chikahi Studies for the Restoration on the Map of the Territory under Direct Control of Kamo-Wakeikazuchi Shrine in Medieval Japan
Imperial Prize and
Japan Academy Prize
YASUMOTO Takeshi Chemistry, Etiology, and Food Chain Dynamics of Marine Toxins
Japan Academy Prize MANO Eiji Bābur and His Times
Japan Academy Prize NAKAMURA Takafusa A History of Shōwa Japan, 1926-1989
Japan Academy Prize KANAMORI Hiroo Physical Elucidation of Earthquake Phenomena near Source Region
Japan Academy Prize TSUJI Jiro Studies on the Development of New Synthetic Reactions Using Palladium Catalysts (Joint Research)
SUZUKI Akira
Japan Academy Prize FUJISHIMA Akira Studies on Semiconductor Photocatalytic Reactions
Japan Academy Prize TSUKITA Shoichiro Molecular Basis for Intercellular Barriers in the Epithelium
Japan Academy Prize NOMOTO Akio Studies on Replication and Pathogenesis of Poliovirus
Duke of Edinburgh Prize KAWAI Masao Field Research on Primates in Japan and Africa, with Emphasis on Environmental Adaptation and Societal Formation

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95th June 13, 2005
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize and
Japan Academy Prize
KATO Kazuya Research on Arithmetic Geometry
Japan Academy Prize SHIOKAWA Tetsuya Recherches sur Pascal
Japan Academy Prize KIMURA Shuichiro A History of the German Idea of Welfare State
Japan Academy Prize KIYOKAWA Yukihiko Formation of Modern Industrial Labor Force in Asia-Economic Development, Culture and Job Consciousness
Japan Academy Prize NAKAMURA Takashi Theoretical Investigation of the Formation of Black Holes and the Emission of Gravitational Waves
Japan Academy Prize SAKAKI Hiroyuki Studies on Quantum Control of Electrons by Semiconductor Nanostructures and Ferromagnetism (Joint Research)
OHNO Hideo
Japan Academy Prize KIDA Hiroshi Studies on Control of Influenza —Mechanism of Emergence of Pandemic Influenza Virus Strains in Poultry, Domestic Animals and Humans, and Molecular Basis of the Neutralization of Viral Infectivity with Antibodies
Japan Academy Prize KITAMURA Yukihiko Development and Malignant Transformation of Mast Cells and Interstitial Cells of Cajal through KIT Receptors
Japan Academy Prize SHIBASAKI Masakatsu Studies on the Development of Asymmetric Catalysts and its Application to Medicinal Chemistry

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96th July 3, 2006
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize and
Japan Academy Prize
NARUMIYA Shuh Studies on the Prostaglandin Receptors
Japan Academy Prize IWAHARA Shinsaku Electronic Payment and Law
Japan Academy Prize SUZUMURA Kotaro Welfare Economics beyond Welfarist-consequentialism
Japan Academy Prize MATAGA Noboru Studies on Molecular Interactions and Chemical Reaction Dynamics of Photo-excited Molecules
Japan Academy Prize OHSUMI Yoshinori Molecular Mechanism and Physiological Function of Autophagy
Japan Academy Prize SUZUKI Atsuto Studies of Antineutrino Science
Japan Academy Prize SAKAMURA Ken Research on the Computer Architecture with High Real-time Performance
Japan Academy Prize HORIKOSHI Koki Studies of Alkaliphilic Microorganisms: Their Diversity, Physiology, and Applications
Japan Academy Prize WAGAI Toshio Studies on the Foundation and Development of Diagnostic Ultrasound
Duke of Edinburgh Prize SASAKI Satohiko Development of Rehabilitation Technology for Deteriorated Tropical Forests —Technologies Developed Based on the Studies of Physiological and Ecological Characteristics of Tropical Forest Species

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97th June 11, 2007
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize and
Japan Academy Prize
HIDEMURA Senzô Agriculture and Society at the Last Stage of Satsuma Feudal Fief —A Study of Moriya Family, a Rural Warrior in Kōyama-Gō—
Imperial Prize and
Japan Academy Prize
AKIRA Shizuo Pathogen Recognition by Innate Immunity and its Signaling
Japan Academy Prize SUGIYAMA Masaaki The Mongol Empire and Dai-ön Ulus
Japan Academy Prize TAIRA Asahiko Accretion Tectonics and Evolution of the Japan Islands
Japan Academy Prize KAWAJI Shinji Experimental Studies of Two-Dimensional Electron Systems
Japan Academy Prize YAMAMOTO Hisashi Exploitation of Chemical and Physical Properties of Main-group Element Compounds based on Flexibility for High Coordination (Joint Research)
TAMAO Kohei
Japan Academy Prize HORI Yukio Studies on Tribology (Joint Research)
KATO Koji
Japan Academy Prize MARUYAMA Toshisuke Water Demand-Supply Analysis in Large Spatial Areas Based on Evapotranspiration and Runoff
Japan Academy Prize MIYASHITA Yasushi The Discovery of Associative Memory Neurons in the Cerebral Cortex and Studies of the Cognitive Memory System
98th June 9, 2008
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize and
Japan Academy Prize
MOROKUMA Keiji Theoretical Studies of Design of Structure, Function and Reactivity of Molecules
Japan Academy Prize HOSAKA Takaya The Persecution of Jews and Christians in the Early Roman Principate
Japan Academy Prize OHTAKE Fumio Inequality in Japan
Japan Academy Prize FUJIYOSHI Yoshinori Structure Determination of Membrane Proteins based on the Development of an Innovative Cryo-Electron Microscope
Japan Academy Prize NAKAI Naomasa Study of Active Galactic Nuclei and Super-Massive Black Holes based on VLBI Observations of Water-Vapor Maser Emission
Japan Academy Prize HASEGAWA Akira Discovery of Optical Soliton Properties in Fibers and of Self-organization of Plasma Turbulence
Japan Academy Prize OHYAMA Kanji Gene Content, Organization and Molecular Evolution of Plant Organellar Genomes and Sex Chromosomes —Insights from the Case of the Liverwort Marchantia polymorpha—
Japan Academy Prize KANGAWA Kenji Discovery of Novel Bioactive Peptides with Special Reference to Ghrelin
Japan Academy Prize NAGAI Yoshiyuki Elucidation of the Molecular Basis of Paramyxovirus Pathogenicity and Generation of a Novel Class of Expression Vector
Duke of Edinburgh Prize WADA Eitaro Elucidation of Ecosystem Structure and its Response to Environmental Change with Special Reference to the Stable Isotope Fingerprint

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99th June 1, 2009
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize and
Japan Academy Prize
MURAKAMI Tetsumi Studies on Ci in Song Period
Imperial Prize and
Japan Academy Prize
EGUCHI Tohru Study of Elementary Particle Theory based on Methods of Mathematical Physics
Japan Academy Prize KAWATO Sadafumi Electoral Systems and Party Systems and Japanese Diet and Party Politics: Creation, Transformation, and Political Outcomes of Legislative Institutions
Japan Academy Prize ANDO Takaho Formation of Liberalism in France — with a Special Reference to the Condorcets
Japan Academy Prize TATSUTA Kuniaki Total Synthesis of Bioactive Natural Products using Carbohydrates
Japan Academy Prize YAGAWA Genki Studies on Computational Science of Large Scale with High Accuracy
WATANABE Tadashi
Japan Academy Prize TAKEDA Kazuyoshi Establishment of the Cereal Bioresource Genetics and Contribution to Its Application
Japan Academy Prize SHIMIZU Takao Studies on Lipid Mediators and Phospholipid Metabolism
Japan Academy Prize MIKOSHIBA Katsuhiko Regulatory Mechanism of Calcium Concentration inside the Cell
100th June 21, 2010
Prize NameTitle
Imperial Prize and
Japan Academy Prize
OMOTE Akira Historical Studies of the Noh Theatre
Imperial Prize and
Japan Academy Prize
YAMANAKA Shinya The Generation of Induced Pluripotent Stem (iPS) Cells
Japan Academy Prize UMEHARA Kaoru The Judicial System Under the Song Dynasty: 960–1279
Japan Academy Prize SAITO Osamu Economic Development in Comparative and Historical Perspective
Japan Academy Prize KUROIWA Tsuneyoshi Discovery of Fundamental Mechanisms for Division and Inheritance of Mitochondria and Chloroplasts
Japan Academy Prize SATO Katsuhiko Accelerating Expansion Model in the Early Universe
Japan Academy Prize MURAI Shinji Skeletal Formation and Modification of Organic Compounds via Transition Metal-Based Molecular Catalysts
MURAHASHI Shun-Ichi
Japan Academy Prize OHRUI Hiroshi Invention and Application of Molecules with Novel Biological Functions
KITAHARA Takeshi
Japan Academy Prize TANAKA Keiji Studies on Structure and Functions of Proteasomes (Protein-degrading Enzyme Complexes)
Duke of Edinburgh Prize NISHIHIRA Moritaka Research on Structuring and Conservation of Coral Reef Communities in Japan, Especially in Okinawa

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