AIJ Prizes 2012

 

The Grand Prize of AIJ 2012

Grand prizes are presented to individual members whose achievements contribute to the advancement of architecture and building engineering.

Contribution to Development of Study and Education of Acoustic Environmental Engineering in Architecture
KIMURA Shou, Emeritus professor, Nihon University

Contribution to the study and education of the history of European architecture and to the architectural criticism in Japan
KIRISHIKI Shinjirou, , Emeritus professor, Tokyo Metropolitan University


The Prize of AIJ 2012

The prizes of AIJ are presented to individual members for remarkable achievements made in the categories of research theses, architectural design, building engineering and specific contributions in architecture (e.g., town development, preservation of old architecture, technical development).

Research Theses Division

Development and application of numerical prediction method for Indoor AirQuality and exposure concentration
ITO Kazuhide, Associate Professor, Kyushu University

Evaluation method of Visual Environment with consideration of IndividualDifferences of Vision Characteristic
INOUE Youko, Professor, Nara Women's University

Form Transformation and Stress Control of Lightweight Flexible Structures
KAWAGUCHI Ken'ichi, Professor, University of Tokyo

Urban Spatial Transformation and Sustainability of Local Character in Landscape
KOURA Hisako, Associate Professor, Osaka University

Studies on Community Based Disaster Reconstruction
SHIGEMURA Tsutomu, Professor, Kanagawa University

A sequence of studies on development and application of CFD technologyfor wind disaster reduction at buildings in a city
TAMURA Tetsuro, Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Study on Active and Semi-active Vibration Control of Buildings
NAGASHIMA Ichiro, Executive Chief Research Engineer, Technology Center, Taisei Corporation

Water-related reaction, transfer, and volume change in concrete
MARUYAMA Ippei, Associate Professor, Nagoya University

Development and verification of seismic response-reduction mechanisms and systems for improving safety and functionality of steel structures
MIDORIKAWA Mitsumasa, Professor, Hokkaido University



Architectural Design Division

Teshima Art Museum
Ryue Nishizawa, Office of Ryue Nishizawa/ Professor, Yokohama National University 

Photo:Noboru MORIKAWA
MAKABE DENSHO-KAN
WATANABE Makoto, ADH Architects
KINOSHITA Yoko, ADH Architects
ARAYA Masato, Professor, Waseda University/ Director, Structural Design office inc. OAK

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Building Engineering Division

Development of the Three-dimensional Seismic Isolation System and Application for the Apartments
TAKAHASHI Osamu, Corporate Officer Structural Design Department., KOZO KEIKAKU ENGINEERING Inc.
TOMIZAWA Tetsuya, Structural Design Dept., KOZO KEIKAKU ENGINEERING Inc.
SUHARA Junji, Manager, Techonology Department, Nuclear Projects Division, SHIMIZU CORPORATION
MATSUMOTO Ryoichiro, Manager, Techonology Department, Nuclear Projects Division, SHIMIZU CORPORATION


Specific Contributions Division

Building a Platform for Integrated Studies of Urban History.
ITO Takeshi, Professor, The University of Tokyo
YOSHIDA Nobuyuki, Former Professor, The University of Tokyo

Development and popularization of floor vibration control technology for steel-framed structures and creation of architecture works utilizing control effect by using dynamic absorber (TMD)
OKAMOTO Tatsuo, Executive Managing Officer, Takenaka Corporation
SHIMONO Naoto, Manager, Takenaka Corporation, Building Design Department
TAKAHASHI Yoshinori, General Manager, Research & Development Institute, Takenaka Corporation
YOSHIOKA Hirokazu, Chief Researcher, Takenaka Corporation, Research & Development Institute
INOUE Ryota, Associate Chief Researcher, Research & Development Institute, Takenaka Corporation

A Series of Activities of Renovation of the Former Okayama Branch Buildingof the Bank of Japan / Renaiss Hall Renovation of the Former Okayama BranchBuilding of the Bank of Japan
Preservation Society of Former Okayama Branch Building of the Bank of Japan /Bank of arts Okayama
SATO Shohei, SHOHEI SATO & ASSOCIATES PRESIDENT ARCHITECT
NISHIZAWA Hidekazu, Professor, Department of Architecture, Faculty of Environmental and Urban Engineering
Okayama Prefecture

Preservation and Sustainable Utilization of Hizuchi Elementary School asthe Representative Work of Wood-frame Modern Architecture
MAGATA Kiyotada, Professor, Vice President, Ehime University
HANADA Yoshiaki, Professor, Kobe Design University
WADA Kouichi, President, Wada architectural design atelier
TAKECHI Kazutomi, CEO, Atelier A•A Ltd.
KOSHIHARA Mikio, Professor, the University of Tokyo
KAJIMOTO Norihito, Chief, Yawatahama Board of Education

The reconstruction of the historical building e Mitsubishi Ichigokane and the construction of the cultural-exchanges hub
Mitsubishi Estate Company, Limited
Mitsubishi Jisho Sekkei Inc.
Takenaka Corporation


The Prize of AIJ for Education

The Prize of the AIJ for Education is awarded for excellent achievements concerning architectural education by its members, which have contributed to the advancement of architectural education. It consists of the Award for Distinguished Achievement for work which bore fruit following years of activity, while making an outstanding contribution to the advancement of architectural education as well as society (one work), and the Award for Outstanding Practice for work concerning educational programs/instructional materials (four works).

Award for Distinguished Achievement

A Series of Educational Activity on the Built-Environmental Systems to Be in Harmony with the Global Environmental System
SHUKUYA Masanori, Professor, Tokyo City University


Award for Outstanding Practice

Practices of collaboration program with residents' associations for safeand healthy town development
MIURA Masao, Professor, Shibaura Institute of Technology

Education Practice by Fieldwork, Design build and Various Collaboration
KUROYANAGI Akio, Professor, Nihon University

Pragmatic Development of Educational Program on "Habitat Engineering" as Approaches to Sustainable Asian Cities
Department of Urban Design, Planning and Disaster Management and Department of Architecture, Graduate School of Human-Environment Studies, Kyushu University

Architectural Education Program Incorporates Practical Training in Design, Construction and Management through International Cooperation with Developing Countries -DR Congo ACADEX Primary School project-
MATSUBARA Hironori, Associate Professor, Keio University
HASEBE Yoko, Associate Professor, Keio University



Encouragement Prize of AIJ 2012

Encouragement prizes are presented for excellent research done by regular members under 40 years old.

The formation and progress of the residential research books on The tale of Genji in the 19th century: a historical research of Shinden-Zukuri from The tale of Genji (part 1)
AKAZAWA Mari, Assistant Professor, Doshisha Women's College of Liberal Arts

A historical study on enlargement and site plan of corporate town, developed by steel industry companies, in Muroran
- A case study of corporate town of steel industry companies in Muroran part 1 -
KAKU Satoru, Assistant Professor, Hokkaido University

The Dissemination of Kaoku-Zakko and Embeddedness of Shinden-Zukuri
KATO Yuki, JSPS Research Fellow

Study on space composition and educational program at the Kyoto blind and dumb school
: insights from architectural drawing, scheme drawing, associated archives, at Kyoto blind and dumb school of the Meiji era
KINOSHITA Tomotake, Part-time Lecturer, Japan College of Social Work

A study on the utilization of the Japanese style houses on Qing-Tian street as well as their extension and remodeling after the Japanese colonial period
- A study on the transformation of the living space of Japanese-style houses in Taiwan -
KUO Yawen, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science/ Foreign Researchers, Kyoto Prefectural University

A STUDY ON EFFECT OF DOWNSIZING CARE WITH PRIVATE ROOM ON END-OF-LIFE CARE IN LONG-TERM CARE WARD
KOH Syohken, Project Assistant Professor, Kyoto University

EXAMINATION OF CONTINUITY OF LOCAL LIVING BASED ON THE CONVERTED WALKING DISTANCE
- Model for location planning of regional facilities considering topographical condition and aging society Part 2 -

SATOH Eiji, Assistant Professor, Utsunomiya University

A STUDY ON MODELING OF DEEP SUBSURFACE STRUCTURE CONSIDERING RANDOM VELOCITYFLUCTUATION FOR ESTIMATION OF BROADBAND SITE AMPLIFICATION FACTOR
-Fundamental investigation in Niigata plain, Japan-

SATO Hiroaki, Research Scientist, Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry, Civil Engineering Research Laboratory

Experimental Investigation on Lateral Force-Resisting Mechanism of Concrete Block Infilled R/C Frames Based on Force Measurements
SANADA Yasushi, Associate Professor, Osaka University

Investigation on Psychological Distance by Elder Subjects and Psychological Distance Derived from Odor Evaluation Experiment
Comparison of Psychological Distance of Words Used for Evaluation Scale of Olfaction (Part 2)

TAKEMURA Akihisa, Lecturer assistant professor, Daido University

STUDY ON THE EFFECT OF THE SKY RADIANCE DISTRIBUTION ON THE THERMAL LOAD OF A BUILDING
-Simulation of the thermal load in consideration of the sky radiance distribution measured in Kyoto-

HOSOBUCHI Hayato, Assistant Professor, Akita Prefectural University

Simulation method of striped soiling on the wall under windows: study of simulation system for prediction of soiling on outer walls (part 1)
MABUCHI Kensaku, Central Laboratory, Japan Testing Center for Construction Materials

DEVEROPMENT OF A HEAT AND WATER BALANCE MODEL OF CAPILLARY ABSORPTION AND WATER RETENTION PAVEMENT WITH CONSIDERATION OF WATER CONTENT AND SURFACE WET CONDITION
Development of an evaporative cooling pavement system and cooling effects simulation model
for urban thermal environments@Part 3
MARUI Motofumi, Assistant Professor, Kanazawa Institute of Technology

Influence of PĢ Effects on Deformation Capacity of Wooden Frame Structure
MORII Takeshi, Institute of Technology, Shimizu Corporation

Blast Resistance of Double-Layered Slabs Composed of Precast Thin Plates
-Blast resistance of polyethylene fiber-reinforced concrete against contactdetonation-
- In the case of Plembutan sub-village as an affected area of the 2006 central Java earthquake -

YAMAGUCHI Makoto, Postdoctoral Researcher, Kumamoto University

 
 
 

Annual Architectural Design Commendation 2012

Annual architectural Design commendations are presented for excellent architectural designs selected from the "Selected Architectural Designs of the Architectural Institute of Japan."

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Yutenji Apartments
KITAYAMA Koh, Professor, Yokohama National University/ principal, architecture WORKSHOP

Photo:DAICI ANO
Nagaoka City Child-Rearing Support facility "TEKU-TEKU" + Senshugahara-Minami Par + River Shinano Cherry Lined Bank Walk
KIMURA Hiroyuki, CEO, CHOKEN SEKKEI INC.
YAMASHITA Hideyuki, Professor, Nagaoka Institute of Design
EJIRI Norihiro, President, Ejiri Structural Engineers Co., Ltd./ Professor, Nagaoka Institute of Design

Photo:Mariko Yamashita
SHIMONOSEKI CITY KAWATANA-ONSEN VISITOR CENTER AND FOLK MUSEUM
KUMA Kengo, Professor, The University of Tokyo

Photo:FUJITSUKA Mitsumasa
OFFICE IN KAKOGAWA
SAKAMOTO Akira, Principal, Akira Sakamoto Architect & Associates CASA

Photo:Yoshiharu Matsumura
3331 Arts Chiyoda
SATOH Shinya, Associate Professor, Nihon University
FURUSAWA Daisuke, Partner, Mejiro Studio
BABA Kanenobu, Partner, Mejiro Studio
KUROKAWA Yasutaka, Partner, Mejiro Studio

Photo:3331 Arts Chiyoda
House In Okawa
TAKEHARA Yoshiji, Professor, OSAKA CITY UNIVERSITY/ MOO ARCHITECT WORKSHOP

Photo:Yutaka KINUMAKI
NANASAWA KIBO NO OKA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
NAKAMURA Ben, Principal, BEN NAKAMURA AND ASSOCIATES INC.

PhotoKoji Horiuchi
TACHIKAWA CITY HALL
NOZAWA Masamitsu, Managing Director of Masamitsu Nozawa Building Workshop,Co.,Ltd.
WADA Tadashi, YAMASHITA SEKKEI INC., General Manager Architectural Division

Obuse Library Machitosho Terrasow
FURUYA Nobuaki, Professor, Waseda University/ Architect, The Representative Director of NASCA Co.
ARAYA Masato, Professor, Waseda University/ Director, Structural Design office inc. OAK
TAKAMA Saburo, President, SCIENTIFIC AIR-CONDITIONING INSTITUTE
YAGI Sachiko, Architect, The Representative Director of NASCA Co.

Photo:Satoshi Asakawa
Chushinji Temple Priests' Quarters
MIYAMOTO Katsuhiro, Professor, Osaka City University/ Katsuhiro Miyamoto & Associates

Photo:Takumi Ota
Enpark(Shiojiri-city Community center)
YANAGISAWA Jun, Contemporaries.inc.

OSSUARY AT CHORAKUJI-TEMPLE
YAMAMOTO Ryosuke, RYOSUKE YAMAMOTO ATELIER

Photo:MATSUMURA Yoshiharu



The Appreciation Prize of AIJ 2012

Appreciation prizes are presented to non-members for excellent contributions to architecture.

Pioneering Achievement for Relating the City and Architecture to Society from Observation of the City-scape
AKASEGAWA Genpei

Promotion of architectural culture and contribution of reproduction of depopulated area through the practice of the conservation of historical village in Tsumago-juku
KOBAYASHI Toshihiko

The excellent achievement to introduce the cultural values of architectures and cities as a reporter of common press
MATSUYAMA Iwao