United States of America

Bilateral

Contact:

1. Field of Cooperation

"Big Data and Disaster Research" (concluded in 2017)

Program Officer : Masaru Kitsuregawa, Ph.D., Director General, National Institute of Informatics

Program Officer : Etsuya Shibayama, Ph.D.,Professor, Information Technology Center, The University of Tokyo

"Metabolomics" (concluded in 2016)

Program Officer

2. Funding Agency of U.S. Side

National Science Foundation (NSF)

3. Related Workshops

Related Workshops
Month/YearPlaceDescription
Dec 2016 Arlington NSF-JST Metabolomics for a Low Carbon Society Workshop and Post Projects Review
Jun 2015 California NSF-JST Metabolomics for a Low Carbon Society Workshop and Symposium
Sep 2013 Nara Japan-US Joint Workshop "Metabolomics for Low Carbon Society"
Feb 2012 Narita Kick-off Meeting

4. Calls for Proposals

Calls for Proposals
Month/YearResearch AreasPress Release
Jun 2014 Big Data and Disaster Research Detail
Feb 2011 Metabolomics for a Low Carbon Society Detail

5. Currently in Cooperation

6. Finished Projects

Big Data and Disaster Research (BDD)

Period:FY2015 - FY2017

Big Data and Disaster Research (BDD)
TitleResearch Leader in Japan Research Leader in the U.S.
Human-Centered Situation Awareness Platform for Disaster Response and Recovery Asanobu KITAMOTO, Associate Professor, Digital Content and Media Sciences Research Division, National Institute of Informatics Cyrus SHAHABI, Director, Integrated Media Systems Center, University of Southern California
Efficient and Scalable Collection, Analytics and Processing of Big Data for Disaster Applications Takahiro HARA, Professor, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Osaka University Sanjay Kumar MADRIA, Professor, Department of Computer Science, Missouri University of Science and Technology
A Big-Data Computational Laboratory for the Optimization of Olfactory Search Algorithms in Turbulent Environments Yosuke HASEGAWA, Associate Professor, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo Tamer ZAKI, Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University
Dynamic Evolution of Smartphone-Based Emergency Communications Network Junbo WANG, Associate Professor, School of Computer Science and Engineering, the University of Aizu Krishna KANT, Professor, Computer & Information Sciences (CIS) department, Temple University
Disaster Preparation and Response via Big Data Analysis and Robust Networking Yusheng JI, Professor, Information Systems Architecture Research Division, National Institute of Informatics Guoliang XUE, Professor, School of Computing, Informatics, Decision systems engineering, Arizona State University
Data-Driven Critical Information Exchange in Disaster Affected Public-Private Networks Xuan SONG, Project Associate Professor, Center for Spatial Information Science, The University of Tokyo Tao LI, Professor, School of Computer Science, Florida International University
(Shu-Ching CHEN (Professor, School of Computer Science, Florida International University) took over in December 2017.)

Metabolomics for a Low Carbon Society

Period:FY2011 - FY2016

Metabolomics for a Low Carbon Society
TitleResearch Leader in Japan Research Leader in the U.S.
Development of novel metabolic analysis system for 1-butanol production Eiichiro Fukusaki, Professor, Osaka University James Liao, Professor, University of California, Los Angels
METABOLOMICS: Integrating cheminformatic resources for investigating photoautotrophic and mixotrophic metabolism in algae Masanori Arita, Associate Professor, The University of Tokyo Oliver Fiehn, Professor, University of California, Davis
Metabolomics: Advancing the Scientific Promise to Better Understand Plant Specialized Metabolism for a Low-Carbon Society Kazuki Saito, Group Director, RIKEN Plant Science Center Lloyd W. Sumner, Professor, The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation

Period:FY2011〜FY2014

Metabolomics for a Low Carbon Society
TitleResearch Leader in Japan Research Leader in the U.S.
Metabolomics: Identification of inducible bioactive plant metabolites Yutaka Okumoto, Professor, Kyoto University Georg Jander, Associate Scientist, Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research

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