Collaborative Research Projects

Institute-based Project: A New Integration of Japanese Language Studies Based on Diverse Language Resources

Core Research Projects
Project Title Project Leader Project Period
Cross-linguistic Studies of Japanese Prosody and Grammar KUBOZONO Haruo April 2016 -
Development of and Linguistic Research with a Parsed Corpus of Japanese Prashant PARDESHI April 2016 -
Endangered Languages and Dialects in Japan KIBE Nobuko April 2016 -
The Construction of Diachronic Corpora and New Developments in Research on the History of Japanese OGISO Toshinobu April 2016 -
A Multifaceted Study of Spoken Language Using a Large-scale Corpus of Everyday Japanese Conversation KOISO Hanae April 2016 -
Multiple Approaches to Analyzing the Communication of Japanese Language Learners ISHIGURO Kei April 2016 -
Topic-specific Projects
Project Title Project Leader Project Period
Generative Perspectives on the Syntax and Acquisition of Japanese MURASUGI Keiko October 2016 -
Stylistic Variation in Minutes of the Assemblies NIKAIDO Hitoshi October 2016 -
Research on Education in Classical Literature Using the Corpus of Historical Japanese KAWAUCHI Akihiro October 2016 -
Investigation and Typification of Emergent Participation Framework in Conversation ENDO Tomoko October 2016 -
Learning in Context: Developing Situation-Based Writing Materials KOBAYASHI Mina October 2016 -
New Frontier Projects
Project Title Project Leader Project Period
Cognitive Neuroscience of Linguistic Variation in Pragmatic Inference SAKAI Hiromu October 2016 -
Development of All-Words WSD Systems and Construction of a Correspondence Table between WLSP (Word List by Semantic Principles) and IJD (Iwanami Japanese Dictionary) by These Systems SHINNOU Hiroyuki October 2016 - March 2018
Comprehension of Indirect Utterances in Japanese conversation: Comparison among Japanese Children, Foreign Learners of Japanese and Artificial Intelligence MATSUI Tomoko October 2016 -
Statistic and Statistical Mechanics Approach to Semantic Drift of Words in Modern and Contemporary Languages MOCHIHASHI Daichi April 2019 -
Lowering Linguistic Barriers in Japanese to Achieve a Sustainable Multicultural Society in Japan IORI Isao April 2019 -
Investigation of Listening Comprehension Difficulties in Children with Developmental Disorders FIJINO Hiroshi April 2019 -

Multidisciplinary Collaborative Projects

Project Title Project Leader Project Period
Reformation of Local Community through Recordings and Researches of Dialects KIBE Nobuko April 2016 -
Refining the Corpus of Historical Japanese with Information on Notation and Bibliographical Form TAKADA Tomokazu April 2016 -

Network-based Projects

Project Title Project Leader Project Period
A Survey, Study, and Use of the Japan-related Documents and Artifacts in North America: Socio-historical Approaches to ‘Modern Overseas Material Informatics’ ASAHI Yoshiyuki April 2016 -

Joint Usage Projects

Project Title Project Leader Project Period
Annotating Semantic Role Labels and Frames of NPCMJ TAKEUCHI Koichi April 2019 -
Empirical Study of the Validity of a Cohort Analysis of Presuming Individual Sound Change OZAKI Yoshimitsu April 2019 -
An Evaluation of Digitized Glossed Manuscripts Through a Precise Investigation of Source Material KOSUKEGAWA Teiji April 2019 -
The Social Impact of the Influx of English Words in Language Contact in Japan: The Perspective of Welfare Linguistics KUYA Aimi April 2019 -
Diachronic Evaluation of School Children's Writing Skill by Vocabulary and Character Type Rate MIYAGI Shin April 2019 -
Analysis of the Survey Questionnaire and Visit Record from the Okazaki Survey on Honorifics I-III MATSUDA Kenjiro April 2019 -
Computational Psycholinguistics of Language Processing with Large Corpora OSEKI Yohei April 2019 -
Geographical and Cross-generational Studies Regarding the Tohoku Dialects HANZAWA Yasushi April 2019 -
Verification and Application of Paraphrase Proposal for the Improvement of Language Problems Caused by Difficult Terms TANAKA Makiro April 2019 -
Empirical Studies of Pause and Speech Rate in Prosodic Features of Japanese Speech WANG Nobuko April 2019 -
Research on the Initial Project of the National Language Research Institute SAITO Tatsuya April 2019 -
Reutilizing Hokkaido Real-time Survey Data to Unravel the Processes of Language Change TAKANO Shoji April 2019 -

Collaborative Research Projects (FY2009-2015)