MATSUI Akira

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Name
MATSUI Akira
Affiliation
National Institutes for Cultural Heritag, Nara National Research Institute for Cultural Properties
Section
Centre for Archaeological Operations
Job title
Head
Degree
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Research Areas

 
 

Education

 
 
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1982
Archaeology, Graduate School of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University
 
 
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1976
Archaeology, Faculty of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Sep 2012
Hamada Seriryo Prize, Kishiwada city / Asahi Shinbun
 

Misc

 
Between Mountains and sea
Arctic Anthropology   26(2)    1989
A late jomon settlement on Awaji island, Japan
The newsletter of the wetland archaeology research project   13    1992
Review of Subsistence and Environmental Studies
11   1995
Arohaeological investigations of anadoromous salmonid fishing in Japan
World Archaeology Vol. 27(3)   27(3) 444-460   1996
Diet of Medieval Japan
(8) 38-45   1996

Books etc

 
The Role of Wetland Sites in Japan
Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society   1992   
Postglacial hanter-gatherers in the Japanese Archipelago : maritime adaptations
MAN & SEA in the mesolithic   1996   
The Awazu Shell Midden : A submerged Site at Lake Biwa
Ancient Lakes : Their Cultural and Biological Diversity Kenobi Productions, Belgium   1999   
Wetlant Archaeology in Japan. Key Sites and features in the research history
Bog Bodies, Sacred Siiters and Wetland Archaeology Wetland Archaeology Research Project(WARP)   1999   
The Awazu Shell Midden : A submerged site at Lake Biwa
Ancient Lakes-Their cultural and biological diversity Kenobi Productions Ltd. Belgium   1999   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Threats on Cultural Heritage Caused by the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami on March 11, 2011
MATSUI Akira
The international conference Cultural Heritage: Environment, Ecology and Inter-Asian Interactions Conference ( Nalanda University, Rajgir, India)   7 Jan 2014   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2008 - 2011    Investigator(s): Hisao BABA
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Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(A))
Project Year: 2007 - 2009    Investigator(s): Akira MATSUI
We studied on the transitions of dogs from wolves and pigs from wild boars not only traditional morphological analysis but mtDNA and Paleo-diet analysis by means of stable isotope. We also published the faunal remains recovered from early Neolithi...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(A))
Project Year: 2006 - 2009    Investigator(s): Shinichi NAKAMURA
Through various kinds of scientific analyses of the ecofacts from Tianluoshan site, which is roughly dated around 5000-3500 BC, it has been demonstrated that they were chiefly composed of waterside plants and animals. It is clear that they had alr...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2006 - 2009    Investigator(s): Naotaka ISHIGURO
To estimate the origin of Asian domestic and wild boar, genetic background of Indonesian wild boar is investigated. A total of 223 wild boar samples from several islands in Indonesia were collected and phylogenetically examined for 574bp DNA seque...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(A))
Project Year: 2004 - 2006    Investigator(s): Tsuyoshi FUJIMOTO
This research the pottery has made the prime object elucidating the social background which and it keeps inventing receiving concerning the appearance of the pottery of the many places of the world.One disassembles the attribute which is included ...