Awardees' laboratory and position are of the awarded day.

Date of award Awardee Outline Link
Jan. 1, 2022 Ryoichiro Kageyama
Center for Brain Science
Asahi Prize, 朝日新聞文化財団
Elucidation of biological clock genes that regulate developmental processes

Dec. 17, 2021 Masanori Murayama
Haptic Perception and Cognitive Physiology
Team Leader
島津奨励賞, Shimadzu Science Foundation
Two-photon excitation microscopy FASHIO-2PM for detecting dynamics of large neural networks in awake mice

Dec. 16, 2021 Kazuhisa Shibata
Human Cognition and Learning
Team Leader
JSPS Prize, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Nov. 16, 2021 Atsushi Miyawaki
Cell Function Dynamics
Team Leader
Highly Cited Researchers 2021, Clarivate Analytics
Recognition of ranking among the top 1% of researchers for most cited documents in Cross-Field.
Highly Cited Researchers 2021
Sep. 23, 2021 Kensuke Yoshida
Neural Computation and Adaptation
Student Trainee
Young presenter award, Japanese Neural Network Society
Synaptic plasticity during sleep maximizes information transmission in a spiking neuron model

May. 15, 2021 Takeru Matsuda
Statistical Mathematics Unit
Unit Leader
優秀論文賞, Japanese Society of Applied Statistics
Statistical analysis of kimariji in competitive karuta

Apr. 30, 2021 Tomonori Hara
Molecular Pathology of Psychiatric Disorders
Junior Research Associate
一般演題優秀賞, Japanese Society of Schizophrenia Research

Mar. 6, 2021 Masanori Murayama
Haptic Perception and Cognitive Physiology
Team Leader
リバネス研究アワード2021 先端研究推進部門
Visualization of in vivo cortical network dynamics with fast and wide field-of-view two-photon microscopy

Sep. 16, 2020 Atsushi Miyawaki
Cell Function Dynamics
Team Leader
The Takeda Prize for Medical Science, Takeda Science Foundation

Sep. 10, 2020 Jun Nagai
Lab. for Glia-Neuron Circuit Dynamics
Team Leader
The Award for Young Investigator of Japanese Society for Neurochemistry for FY2020, The Japanese Society for Neurochemistry
Bi-directional astrocyte-neuron interaction in the dorsal striatum
Oct. 14, 2020 Satoshi Iwano
Lab. for Cell Function Dynamics
第4回バイオインダストリー奨励賞, Japan Bioindustry Association
in vivoイメージングを革新する人工生物発光システムAkaBLIの開発と応用
Feb. 25, 2021 Tomonori Hara
Lab. for Molecular Psychiatry
2020 CINP World Congress Student Encouragement Award, The International College of Neuropsychopharmacology (CINP) (Collegium Internationale Neuro-Psychopharmacologicum)
Molecular pathology of mitochondrial dysfunction in schizophrenia under enhanced carbonyl stress
Dec. 19, 2019 Keisuke Ota
Lab. for Haptic Perception and Cognitive Physiology
次世代脳プロジェクト冬のシンポジウム2019 若手優秀発表賞, Jisedai-nou
“In vivo calcium imaging with a single cell resolution using “cosmoscope”, a new wide-field two-photon microscope”
Oct. 13, 2019 Manabu Toyoshima
Lab. for Molecular Psychiatry
Excellent Presentation Award for JSNP2019, The Japanese Society of Neuropsychopharmacology
“Study on molecular pathology of neurodevelopmental disorder using iPS cell”
Sep. 18, 2019 Yoshihiro Yoshihara
Lab. for Systems Molecular Ethology
Team Leader
学会賞, The Japanese Association for the Study of Taste and Smell
May. 24, 2019 Hiroshi Shiozaki
Lab. for Circuit Mechanisms of Sensory Perception
“Development of a novel paradigm to study mechanisms of cognition in Drosophila”
Apr. 20, 2019 Kayoko Esaki
Lab. for Molecular Psychiatry
Special Postdoctoral Researcher
一般演題奨励賞, Japanese Society of Schizophrenia Research
Apr. 17, 2019 Steven James Middleton
Lab. for Circuit and Behavioral Physiology
The Young Scientists' Award, The Commendation for Science and Technology by MEXT
“Role of neural oscillations in memory and disease”
Apr. 11, 2019 Risa Takamura
Lab for Proteolytic Neuroscience
Junior Research Associate
Junior Faculty Awards at the AD/PD 2019, Kenes International Organizers of Congresses S.A.
Jan, 2019 Satoshi Iwano
Lab. for Cell Function Dynamics
コニカミノルタ画像科学奨励賞, Konica Minolta Science and Technology Foundation