AIJ Prizes 2011


The Grand Prize of AIJ 2011

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

A Contribution to the Establishment and Development of Architectural Planning and Design Theory, Especially Planning of Capacity and Size, Safety Planning and Architectural Human Factors Engineering

OKADA Kousei, Professor Emeritus, Osaka University

Contribution to Development and Implication of Plastic Design, Seismic Design, and Limit-Stage Design Applied to Steel Structures

TAKANASHI Kouichi, Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo


The Prize of AIJ 2011

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

A Series of Studies for Quantifying the Effects of Measures against the Urban Heat Island Phenomenon within Urban Architectural Spaces

ASHIE Yasunobu,Head of Environmental and Equipment Standards Division,National Institute for Land and Infrastructure Management

Barns and Storehouses of Minka: A Study on Timber Construction for Storage, Drying and Defence in Japanese Farmhouses

ANDO Kunihiro,Professor,University of Tsukuba

A Series of Studies on Characteristics of Sensory Evaluation of Environmental Vibration and Performance Assessment

ISHIKAWA Takashige,Professor,JAPAN WOMEN'S UNIVERSITY

Study on numerical modeling of wood structure during earthquakes and its application

ISODA Hiroshi,Associate Professor,Shinshu University
Studies on Architecture, Community and Facility Planning in the Era of Deinstitutionalization
OHARA Kazuoki,Professor,Yokohama National University

A Series of Studies on the Electromagnetic Characteristics of Building Materials

KAWABE Shinji,Professor,Nagoya Institute of Technology

Seismic Vulnerability of Reinforced Concrete Beam-column Joints

SHIOHARA Hitoshi,Dept. of Architecture, School of Eng.,The University of Tokyo

Influence and Agency: A History of Chinese Urbanism and Architecture in the Context of Modern Sino-Japanese Relations

XU Subin,Professor,School of Architecture, TIANJIN UNIVERSITY

Seismic Performance of Steel Spatial Structures with Energy Dissipation Members

TAKEUCHI Toru,Professor,Department of Architecture and Building Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Horiguchi Sutemi, The Seeker of Total Art

FUJIOKA Hiroyasu,Professor,Graduate School of Science and Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology


Architectural Design Division

Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe, The University of Tokyo

OHNO Hidetoshi,Professor,Graduate School of Frontier SciencesThe University of Tokyo
Photo:Toshiharu KITAJIMA

Inujima Art Project Seirensho

SAMBUICHI Hiroshi,Sambuichi Architects
Photo:shinkenchiku-sha

IRONHOUSE

SHIINA Eizo,EIZO SHIINA ARCHITECT & ASSOCIATES
UMEZAWA Ryozo,UMEZAWA STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS


Building Engineering Division

Development of fire prevention system by micro water droplets

KUWANA Hideaki,Senior Research Engineer,Kajima Technical Research Institute
AMANO Reiko,General Manager,Kajima Technical Research Institute
TSUJI Toshihide,Senior Engineer,Hochiki Research & Development Laboratories
KURIOKA Hitoshi,Technical Advisor,Japan Fire Equipment Inspection Institute

Development of Super High Strength, Advanced Performance Concrete

MITSUI Kenro,General Manager,Takenaka Research & Development Institute
KOJIMA Masaro,Chief Researcher,Takenaka Research & Development Institute
KIMURA Hideki,General Manager,Takenaka Research & Development Institute
KINOSHITA Mitsuo,General Manager,TAKEMOTO OIL&FAT CO.,LTD.


Specific Contributions Division

Re-redevelopment fused public and private sector with using urban plaza “Kasumi-Terrace” as the core on southern section of Kasumigaseki 3-chome.

Kasumigaseki 3-Chome Minami Town Development Concil
Kume Sekkei+Taisei Corporation+Nippon Steel Engineering
Nihon Sekkei,Inc
KMG Architects &Engineers
Urban Renaissance Agency

Restoration of Machiya by Kyomachiya Architects

Kyomachiya Architects

Longtime Effort of Building Cultural Facilities That Are Rooted in The Community, Started with a Confectionary Factory

ROKKATEI CONFECTIONERY CO.,LTD.
NAKASATSUNAI-MURA
OBAYASHI 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

The great contribution to the education in the Modern Architecture History of modern age in several new historical activities.

YAMAGUCHI Hiroshi,Professor Emeritus, Nihon University


Award for Outstanding Practice

Practice of Architectural Design Education Program through Step-by-Step Method and Publication of the Textbook

KAWAKITA Takeo,Professor,Kobe Design University
HANADA Yoshiaki,Professor,Kobe Design University
MIKAMI Haruhisa,Professor,Kobe Design University
KURACHI Tohru,Special Researcher,Kobe Design University
MIZUSHIMA Akane,Assistant Professor,Akashi National College of Technology

Establishment of open lectures for the young people on architectural technologies, utilizing the research facilities

Shimizu Open Academy, Institute of Technology, Shimizu Corporation

Built Environment Learning Program for Children “NAGOYA DAGANE LAND”

Nagoya Urban Institute
Suzuki Ken-ichi,Professor,Nagoya City University


Encouragement Prize of AIJ 2011

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

Modal Properties and Free Vibration of Uplifting Behavior of Multistory Buildings Modeled as Uniform Shear-Beam

ISHIHARA Tadashi,Senior Researcher,National Institute for Land and Infrastructure Management

THE SELECTION OF CONTRUCTERS OR ARCHITECTS AND COMMITMENT TO THEM IN DETACHED HOUSING MAINTENANCE AND MANEGEMENT
- A study on ways of housing maintenance and management in suburban housing areas part2-

ITAMI Emiko,Lecturer,Kagawa Univ.

Observational study on perimeterless HVAC system integrated with building envelope system

ICHINOSE Masayuki,Assistant Professor,Tokyo Metropolitan University

THE SPATIAL STRUCTURE OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT OFFICE DISTINCT IN ANCIENT TIME

UNNO Satoshi,Researcher,Nara National Research Institute for Cultural Properties

Experimental evaluation of structural behavior of steel member affected by the presence of gusset plate
Global enhancement of seismic performance of passive-controlled structures Part 2

KISHIKI Shoichi,Assistant Professor,Tokyo Institute of Technology

DESIGN CRITERIA OF BUCKLING-RESTRAINED BRACE TO PREVENT OUT-OF-PLANE BUCKLING

KOETAKA Yuji,Associate Professor,Kyoto University

EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION AND ACCURACY STUDY OF CFD ANALYSIS FOR FLOW FIELD AROUND CROSS-VENTILATED BUILDING

KOBAYASHI Tomohiro,Lecturer,Ritsumeikan University

THE FORMATIVE PROCESS OF ARCHITECTURAL PLANNING OF SANATORIUMS FOR HANSEN'S DISEASE

SAKAINO Kentaro,Assistant Professor,KAGOSHIMA UNIVERSITY

ANALYSIS OF SENSIBLE HEAT, LATENT HEAT AND MEAN KINETIC ENERGY BALANCE OF MOVING
CONTROL VOLUME ALONG SEA BREEZE BASED ON MESOSCALE CLIMATE SIMULATION

SATO Taiki,Research Engineer,Taisei Corporation

Evaluation of effect of added mass of air on measuring method of membrane stress using sound wave

Jin, Sang-Wook,JSPS Foreign Research Fellow, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya Univ.

THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE ACTUAL CONDITIONS OF "ISOLATED DEATH" OCCURRENCES AND RESIDENTIAL ENVIRONMENTS IN DISASTER RESTORATION PUBLIC HOUSING - Case of the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake -

TANAKA Masato,CEO/CTO,Urban Research & Planning Office, Inc.

The Construction Process of Wharf facilities of Nippon Yusen Kaisha in Modern Shanghai Port

Chen Yunlian,JSPS postdoctoral research fellowship for foreign researchers, Nagoya University

EXAMINATION OF FINANCIAL SUPPORT SYSTEM FOR RETROFITTING AND APPLICATION TO SIMPLE RETROFITTING

HIROI Yu,Assistant Professor,University of Tokyo

A STUDY OF CONTROLLING SHRINKAGE CRACKING IN CONSTRUCTIONS

MOMOSE Haruki,Kajima Technical Research Institute

THE INFUENCE OF TRADITIONAL BUILDING ARRANGEMENT AND SITE COMPOSITION ON REBUILDING DWELLING ENVIRONMENTS
- In the case of Plembutan sub-village as an affected area of the 2006 central Java earthquake -

YAMAZAKI Yoshito,Assistant Professor,University of HYOGO


Annual Architectural Design Commendation 2011

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

Ofunato Civic Culture Center and Library

ARAI Chiaki,Chiaki Arai Urban and Architecture design
Photo:TAISUKE OGAWA

Makuhari International School

UNO Susumu,Adviser,C+A(Coelacanth and Associates)
AKAMATSU Kazuko,CEO,C+A(Coelacanth and Associates)
KOJIMA Kazuhiro,CEO,C+A(Coelacanth and Associates)
ITO Yasuyuki,CEO,C+A(Coelacanth and Associates)
NAKATA Katsuo,CEO,K.NAKATA&ASSOCIATES
TAKAMA Saburo,President,SCIENTIFIC AIR-CONDITIONING INSTITUTE
YANAGISAWA Kaname,Associate Professor,CHIBA UNIVERSITY
Photo:Dym Wakai

Inariyama Special Education School

KITAGAWARA Atsushi,Professor, Tokyo University of the Arts / Principal, Atsushi Kitagawara Architects
Photo:Takumi Ota

Kumano Hongu Heritage Center

KOHYAMA Hisao,President,Kohyama Atelier
Photo:shinkenchiku-sha

ASHIKITA COMMUNITY HALL

TAKAHASHI Hiroshi,WORKSTATION
TAKAHASHI Akiko,CEO,WORKSTATION / Professor,MUSASINO ART UNIVERSITY
SATO Jun,Jun Sato Structural Engineers Co., Ltd / The University of Tokyo
Photo:NAGAISHI Hidehiko

Towada Art Center

NISHIZAWA Ryue,Professor, Yokohama Graduate School of Architecture Y-GSA
Photo:Office of Ryue Nishizawa

IWAMIZAWA Compound Station Building

(JR IWAMIZAWA Station / ARIAKE Exchanged facilities / ARIAKE Pedestrian overpass)
NISHIMURA Hiroshi,Workvisions Architects Office Inc.
Photo:Shigeo Ogawa

Sakurayama Elementary School,Gunma

FURUYA Nobuaki,Professor , Waseda University, Tokyo
YAGI Sachiko,President,NASCA Co.,Ltd.
Photo:Asakawa Satoshi

MORI×hako

MAEDA Keisuke,principal architect,UID
Photo:Hiroshi Ueda

CHAT NOIR Training Center

MASUKO Yoshihiro,Chief architect,Masko Atelier
ATAKA Kentaro,Head of the office,Kentaro Ataka Architectural Design
Photo:K.Torimura

Mokuzai Kaikan

YAMANASHI Tomohiko,Executive Officer,Nikken Sekkei Ltd.
KATSUYA Takeyuki,Senior Architect,Nikken Sekkei Ltd.
Photo:Nacasa & Partners Inc.

Nowhere but Sajima

YOSHIMURA Yasutaka,Director,Yasutaka Yoshimura Architects Inc.
Photo:Yasutaka Yoshimura


The Appreciation Prize of AIJ 2011

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

Achievements of “TSUI-NO-SUMIKA (A Final Home Town)” movement and activities carried under the unique advanced concept of community development on the basis of the local culture in provincial cities

KAWABATA Gohei

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

MATSUBA Kazukiyo