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The University of Tokyo
Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology
D.Sc.(University of Tsukuba), (BLANK)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Dep. of Neurosci, The University of Arizona
Distinguished Visiting Professor(併任), Insect Science Center, The University of Arizona
Jan 1987
Nov 1990
Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Arizona


Graduate School, Division of Bioresearch, University of Tsukuba
Faculty of Science, University of Tsukuba

Awards & Honors

Nov 2011
Distinguished Visiting Professor, Distinguished Visiting Professor, University of Arizona, Insect Science Center
Jul 2008
Society Award, The Japanese Scciety for Comparative Physiology and Biochemistry
Nov 2011
Arbas Memorial Lecture, University of Arizona
Nov 1994
Nakanishi Award
Nov 1993
Zoological Science Award
Oct 1987
Zoological Science Award

Published Papers

Miyazaki H, Otake J, Mitsuno H, Ozaki K, Kanzaki R, Chui-Ting Chieng A, Kah-Wei Hee A, Nishida R, Ono H
Insect biochemistry and molecular biology   101 32-46   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Shiota Y, Sakurai T, Daimon T, Mitsuno H, Fujii T, Matsuyama S, Sezutsu H, Ishikawa Y, Kanzaki R
Scientific reports   8(1) 13529   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Namiki S, Kanzaki R
Cell and tissue research      Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Namiki S, Wada S, Kanzaki R
Scientific reports   8(1) 9663   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Terutsuki D, Mitsuno H, Sakurai T, Okamoto Y, Tixier-Mita A, Toshiyoshi H, Mita Y, Kanzaki R
Royal Society open science   5(3) 172366   Mar 2018   [Refereed]


Physiology and morphology of projection neurons in the antennal lobe of the male moth, Manduca sexta
J. Comp. Physiol. A   165    1989
Physiology and morphology of protocerebral olfactory neurons in the male moth Manduca sexta
J. Comp. Physiol. A   168    1991
Physiology and morphology of descending neurons in pheromone-processing olfactory pathways in the male moth Manduca sexta
J. Comp. Physiol. A   169    1991
Identification of the deutocerebral neurons responding to the sexual pheromone in the male silkworm moth brain
Zool. Sci.   3    1986
Descending protocerebral neurons related to the mating dance of the male silkworm moth
Brain Res.   377    1986
Self-generated zigzag turning of Bombyx mori males during pheromone-mediated upwind walking
Zool. Sci.   9    1992
Morphological and physiological properties of pher(]E87C7[)mone-triggered flip-flopping descending interneurons of the male silkworm moth, Bombyx mori.
J. Comp. Physiol. A   175    1994
Olfactory processing pathways of the insect brain
Olfaction and Taste   (11) 831-834   1994
Morphological and physiological properties of pheromone-triggered flip-flopping descending interneurous of the male silkworm moth, Bombyx mori.
Olfaction and Taste   (11) 851   1994
Morphological and physiological properties of pheromone-triggered flip-flopping descending interneurons of the male cilkworm moth, Bombyx mori.
J. Comp. Physiol. A   (175) 1-14   1994
Organization of goal-ohented locomotion "pheromone modulated flight behavior of moths.
In "Biological Neural Networks in Inoertebrote Neuroethology and Robotics" Academic Press Inc.   159-198    1993
Personal computer-based processing technique for analysing insect mating behavior to sex pheromone odor
Sensors and Materials   4 1-9   1992
Olfactory-processing pathways of the insect brain.
Zool. Sci.   9(2) 241-264   1992
Sensors and Actiators   51(2/3) 225-230   1996
High-speed voltage-seusitive dye imaging of an in vivo insect brain
Neurosci. Lett.   209 1-4   1996
Pheromone-triggered Electromyograms of'flight'muscles in a male silkworm moth, Bombyx mori.
Int J Wilmoth & Silk   2 21-25   1996
Motor control by sex pheromone in Bombyx mori.
Biochemist   20(4) 34-36   1998
Insects and micromachine.
Micromachine   26 9-10   1999
Research on group control and signals transmission in organisms.
Micromachine   28 14   1999
Investigation into environmental information processing and the mechanisms of intelligent behavior releases by micro-brain systems.
Micromachine   28 3-4   1999
Investigative study of stimulaus-response functions of organisms and their application to micromachines.
Micromachine   30 22   2000
Radio-telemetric recordings of flight muscle activities during flight of sweet potato hornworm, Agrius convolvuli.
J Neurosci Methods   115:181-187    2002
Visualization of serotonin modulation in the silkmoth antennal lobe.
J Exp Biol      2002
Morphology and physiology of the serotone-immunoreactive putative antennal lobe feedback neuron in the male silkmoth Bombyx mori.
Chemical Senses   27:475-483    2002
Projections to higher olfactory centers from the subdivisions of the macroglomerular complex in the antennal lobe of the male Bombyx mori.
Chem Senses      2002

Books etc

Olfaction in Manduca sexta : Cellular mechanisms of responses to sex pheromone.
NEUROTOX '91 Molecular Basic of Drug & Pesticide Action   1991   
Pheromone processng in the lateral accessory lobes of the moth brain : flipflopping signals related to zigzagging upwind walking
Pheromone research : new directions Eds. R. T. Card(]J1117[) & A. K. Minks Chapman and Hall. New York   1996   
Protocerebral olfactory processing.
Insect Olfaction springer (Ed. Hansson BS)   1999   

Conference Activities & Talks

Future Technology: Learning from Biological Systems.
Supersensing Forum Design and Technology Mdeled on Biological Systems Organized by Nikkei BP Technology Online & Sensingnet Inc.   16 Feb 2017   
Brain-Machine Integrated System.
International Symposium on Advanced Manufacturing Science for Future Systems “Biomimetics”   5 Dec 2016   
Current Topics of RCAST Education and Research for Convergence Technologies in RCAST / Super-Sensing and Processing for adaptability (intelligence) New Science and Technology Innovated by Insect Sciences. 2016
2016 International Symposium on Convergence Technologies “Education and Cooperation for Convergence   25 Nov 2016   
Neural Basis of Odor-Source Localization in the Silkmoth: from genes, neural networks, and behavior to robots.
Annual Talks 2015 - Biology Across Scales   5 Jan 2015   
Analysis and synthesis of odor-source localization in insects: From genes, neural networks, and behavior to robots
2014 ICN / JSCPB 11th International Congress of Neuroethology / 36th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Comparative Physiology and Biochemistry   28 Jul 2014   
Insect-Machine Hybrid System - New Directions in Bionic Engineering.
The 4th International Conference on Bionic Engineering (ICBE 2013)   13 Aug 2013   
Analysis and synthesis of adaptive behavior in insects: from genes, neural networks, and behavior to robots.
The 6th Asia-Pacific Conference on Chemical Ecology   11 Oct 2011   
Insect-robot hybrid system for understanding the neural basis of odor-source localization.
International Society for Chemical Ecology (ISCE) Conference   24 Jul 2011   
Brain mechanisms for the generation of adaptive behavior.
The Neuroinformatics 2010 Congress   30 Aug 2010   
Insect-Machine Hybrid System.
Workshop on Robot-Animal Sensor Networks in Ecosystems, Organization : National Institute for Mathematical Sciences (NIMS)   3 Dec 2009   
Insect-Machine Hybrid System.
The 2009 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS2009)   11 Oct 2009   
Insect-Machine Hybrid System for Understanding an Adaptive Behavior.
The 10th International Conference on the SIMULATION OF ADAPTIVE BEHAVIOR (SAB'08)   7 Jul 2008   
Insect-Machine Hybrid System for Understanding an Adaptive Control in Biological Systems.
AMAM2008   1 Jun 2008   
Insect-Machine Hybrid System for Evaluating and Understanding an Adaptive Behavior.
IEEE International Conference Robotics and Biomimetics (ROBIO 2007)   15 Dec 2007   

Research Grants & Projects

Releasing and control mechanism of the insect instinctive behavior by central nervous system
Studies on bio-micromachine based on neuro- and behavioral mechanisms in insects
International Research Program on Moth Olfaction