■ Asuka: Photo Collection of the Asuka Historical Museum Photography Contest (2014)

■ World Heritage Cultural Landscapes A Handbook for Conservation and Management

■ "Significance and Method of Planning 'For What and How to Establish and Implement the Plan for Cultural Heritage Management?'"

■ Research Report on Royal Capital Sites in the Post-Angkor Period (2014)

■ Annual Report on the Research and Restoration Work of the Western Prasat Top Dismantling Process of the Southern Sanctuary Ⅱ (2014)

■ Beheaded and displayed signs on skeletal remains recovered in Japan (2011)

■ Architecture historical research on transformation process to buddhist temples in the Middle Ages of the Nanto(Nara) large temples (2011)

■ Reconstruction of Early Monetary History of Japan (2011)

■ Analysis and extraction study on syntax and character mark pattern of wood tablets (2011)

■ Construction of database on the microscopic features of Chinese wood (2011)

■ The comparative research on ancient workshops of Haniwa,Sueki,Kawara in kofun and Kodai period in Japan (2011)

■ The Fundamental Study on the Variant Characters in Ancient Japan through the Analysis of the Character Forms on the Wooden Tablets (2011)

■ Study on the characteristics and the formation process of the Upper Palaeolithic culture of Palaeo-Honshu Island in East Asia (2011)

■ The cultural interchange of ancient East Asia seen from bronze mirrors (2011)

■ Exploring Nabunken (2010)

■ Preliminary Report on Archaeological Investigations in K?fukuji Temple Volume V: Excavations Associated with Renovation of Temple Grounds, Phase 1 (2010)

■ Ancient Beads: Recent Researches in Conservation Science (2010)

■ Report on Excavated Timbers for Buildings from Yamaki Site (2010)

■ Village Survey Report Phuoc Tich Ancient Village, Thus Thien-Hue Province, Socialist Republic of Viet Nam (2010)

■ Handbook for Archaeological Excavation, 2 Volumes: Excavation of Settlement Site; Organization and Documentation (2009)

■ Preliminary Report on Archaeological Investigations at Kiln Site in Henan Province, China (2009)

■ Proceedings for Issues in Conservation Science (2009)

■ Corpus of Basic Data for Cultural Landscape Studies (2009)

■ A study on traditional settlement structure viewed from the geographical conditions of the storehouse (2009)

■ The process of invention of rituals related to burial mounds with a focus on the formation and evolution of decorated pots in the early Kofun Period Japan (2009)

■ The study of diffusion process of cremation practices in Ancient East Asia (2009)


■ Different places had different customs as to pastoral nomads and city dweller in the Early Bronze Age in southern Jordan (2009)

■ The Archaeological Research about the Formation Process of the Local Administrative Organization (Koku-Gun System) of Rituryou State in Ancient Japan (2009)

■ Development of the hammering test and acoustic emission technique for stone cultural properties (2009)

■ A Comparative Study on Burial Goods Unearthed from Ancient Tombs in Japan and China (2009)

■ A study of Japan-Korea relationship in the 3rd and 4th century with focus on pottery (2009)

■ Lead-glazed pottery in East Asia- Study influence that three-color ware of the Tang Dynasty gave to Japanese three-color ware production (2009)

■ Comprehensive comparative study on Shogon ornamentation methods for the mausoleum buildings (2009)

■ The study of wooden tablets in Asuka and Fujiwara areas, and the routiene in the public office (2009)

■ A Comparative Study on Arms and Armor in East Asia (2008)


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