(Last updated : 2021-03-31 13:46:28)
   Department   Organization  , Organization for the Strategic Coordination of Research and Intellectual Properties
   Position   Professor (non-tenured)
■ Books and Papers
1. 2021/05 Article Provenance study of obsidian found in and around the Mount Akagi area, Gunma, Japan, used in a wedge-shaped microblade core industry: Case study of Kashiranashi and Tottori-fukuzoji Ⅱ sites   (Collaboration) 
2. 2021/03 Article Geological obsidian acquisition behavior from obsidian outcrops in the Shinshu area: progress report of re-examination project of the Omegura site part 2 Natural Resource Environment and Humans pp.79-92 (Collaboration) 
3. 2021/03 Article Precision, accuracy and quantitative analyses of geologic obsidian by WDXRF in the Center for Obsidian and Lithic Studies (COLS), Meiji University Natural Resource Environment and Humans pp.1-24 (Collaboration) 
4. 2021/03 Article Provenance study of obsidian from Kosakayama site in Saku City, Nagano Prefecture Natural Resource Environment and Humans pp.93-100 (Collaboration) 
5. 2020/03 Article Source Analysis of the Obsidian Lithic in the Initial Jomon Period and Further Implications: Case Study of Kamikita and Hachiohe Areas The University of Tokyo Bulletin of the Department of Archaeology pp.23-34 (Collaboration) 
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■ Academic Qualifications
1. 1981/04~1983/03 〔Master degree program〕, Graduate School, Division of Letters, Meiji University, Completed, Ph.D.(history)
■ Career History
1. 2010/09~2020/03 Center for Obsidian and Lithic Studies
2. 2019/04~ Teikyo University Research Institute of Cultural Properties Teikyo University Research Institute of Cultural Properties
■ Major Subjects
Prehistoric Archaeology Scientific Studies on Cultural Properties
■ Academic Associations Membership
1. 2021~ International Association for Obsidian Studies Link
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■ Certificates and Licenses
1. 1981/03/31 Curator
■ Social Activities
1. 2016~2019/12 Holistic Reenactment Project of Voyages 30,000 years ago Link
■ Research Topics, Consignment Studies & KAKENHI Researches
1. 2018/04~2022/03  Early history of the leap of Homo sapiens: A comprehensive study on the beginning of maritime migration in East Asia  (Key Word : )
2. 2016/04~2019/03  Marine adaptation and behavioral ability proved by transportation of Kozushima obsidian at the Early Upper Paleolithic  (Key Word : )
3. 2014/04~2020/03  The Interdisciplinary research of groups who work in the sea in YAYOI era.  (Key Word : )
4. 2012/04~2016/03  A method for determining whether prehistoric earthenware was produced inside or outside of the Fossa Magna, and examples of application, based on the EDXRF analysis  (Key Word : )
■ Current Specialized Field
Archaeology, Cultural assets study (Key Word:Obsidian, Providence Study, Marine time Archaeology, EDXRF) 
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