HOPE Project

Primate Origins of Human Evolution

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2014 05 09 Wakamori Hikaru, Observe behavior and usage of tail in rhesus macaque and pig-tailed macaque.

2014 04 21 Rei Sumitani, Study on the interactive behavior of captive sea otters (Enhydra lutris)

2014 04 14 Saeko Terada, Information collection of vegetation in ranging area of wild bonobos

2014 04 14 KOBAYASHI NORIHIRO, My objective is to see if there are bush dogs in Manaus and to find out what is suitable as the study site for the research on bush dogs. In addition, I investigate the filtering system of manatee pool.

2014 03 18 NARUKIĦĦMORIMURA, The response to microclimate of wild chimpanzees at Bossou, Guinea

2014 03 18 SAWAGURI Shuta, Research on communication in dholes (Cuon alpinus)

2014 01 14 Renata Andreia da Silva Mendonça, The purpose of this travel was to study the social interactions of orangutans.

2014 01 14 Renata Andreia da Silva Mendonca, The purpose of this travel was to study the social interactions of orangutans.

2014 01 10 Rafaela Sayuri Cicalise Takeshita, The purpose of this internship was to learn new methods of measuring hormones and non-invasive sampling at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute with Dr. Janine Brown

2013 12 17 GARAI Cintia Judit, Accomplishing the field work for my PhD about the relationship between social hierarchy and personality in wild-living bonobos

2013 11 11 Yuko Tawa, Behavior of wild Malayan tapir at the salt lick

2013 10 28 NAKAZAWA NOBUKO, The ecological and behavioral study of middle-to-large sized carnivores as predators of primates.

2013 09 03 Eriko Iida, Behavioral and ecological study of wild mammals in woodland, Ugalla, Tanzania

2013 05 22 Sugiura Hideki, Observation of wild mammals and their habitats in Sepilok Forest Reserve, Saba, Borneo

2013 02 28 Shinya YAMAMOTO, Field research on group cooperation in road crossing and other social behavior among wild bonobos

2013 02 07 Fujisawa Michiko, To observe the change of physical function and social role according to the aging of wild chimpanzee

2013 01 23 hiroshi kaneda, Foraging behavior and reversed sexual size dimorphism of raptors in Tanzania savanna woodland

2013 01 07 YAMATO TSUJI, Analysis of social structure of wild Javan lutungs (Trachypithecus auratus)

2012 12 21 Tokuyama Nahoko, Aggressive behavior and conflict resolution of wild bonobos

2012 12 05 Matsuda Ikki, Investigation on social systems in black-and-white colobus

2012 12 05 NAKAZAWA NOBUKO, The ecological and behavioral study of middle-to-large sized carnivores as predators of primates.

2012 12 03 KOBAYASHI SHUNSUKE, Basic ecology of otters and their olfactory communication in Sabah, Borneo

2012 10 26 Mizuguchi Daisuke, Preliminary analysis for playback experiment of predator calls to pinnipeds/Learning method for acoustic analysis

2012 10 24 Miyabi Nakabayashi, Coexistence mechanism of 4 sympatric species of Paradoxurinae, Viverridae in Borneo.

2012 10 10 NARUKIĦĦMORIMURA, Habitat use of wild chimpanzees in the area of the Green Corridor Project at Bossou, Guinea

2012 08 23 Sakamaki, Tetsuya, Studies on seasonal changes of daily activities and grouping patterns among wild bonobos.

2012 05 01 OGURA, Tadatoshi, Experimental study on animal welfare of rhesus monkeys and survey of environmental enrichment

2012 04 26 Han Sojung, In order to collect focal sampling data from 3 different captive groups of bonobos and chimpanzees

2012 04 23 Yoshida Yayoi, The study of acoustic behavior of wild small dolphins in Chile

2012 03 27 YASUI Saki, The study about communication and social relationship in Asian elephants

2012 03 08 Sakamaki, Tetsuya, How do immigrant females form social bonds with resident females among wild bonobos.

2012 03 07 SAWAGURI Shuta, Communication in dholes (Cuon alpinus), especially functions of their call types

2012 02 23 Ryu Heung Jin, attending a symposium and field work focused on difference in sociality among female bonobos

2012 01 17 Fujisawa Michiko, To observe the change of physical function and social role according to the aging of wild chimpanzee

2012 01 10 YAMATO TSUJI Regional comparison in characteristics of seed dispersal by large

2012 01 05 Mizuguchi Daisuke , Acoustic survey of pinnipeds around the coast of Neah Bay, Olympic Peninsula and analysis of long-term recording data in the Bering Sea

2011 11 15 MIHO SAITO, Herd structure in Giraffe and developmental changes of social relationship

2011 11 14 Nakabayashi Miyabi, Ecological study on palm civets in Borneo

2011 09 02 Shinya YAMAMOTO, Field work on food-sharing and other social behavior among wild bonobos

2011 06 24 Yoshida Yayoi, The study of acoustic behavior of wild small dolphins in South America

2011 06 24 Yoshikawa Midori, Ecological study of chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) in the savanna woodland, Tanzania.

2011 03 02 Yuichiro Nishioka, Comparison of mammalian fossils including primates from Neogene sediments of Asia

2011 02 01 SAWAGURI Shuta, Study on vocal behavior of dholes (Cuon alpinus) and training for observation of wild dholes

2011 02 01 Nakashima Mai, Comparison of behaviors in wild and captive chimpanzees: Environmental influence on behaviors

2011 01 18 HAYAKAWA, Takashi, Elucidation of genetic background of behavior associated with chemical sense among wild chimpanzees

2010 12 14 Nakabayashi Miyabi, Spatial distribution of sympatric frugivorous civets in South-east Asia

2010 12 02 Matsukawa Aoi, Ecological study of porcupines in rainforest, Borneo Malaysia

2010 11 24 MIHO SAITO, Social Structure and Behavior Of Giraffe(giraffe camelopardalis) in Katavi National Park

2010 11 08 Eriko Iida, Behavioral and ecological study of bush hyraxes in woodland, Western Tanzania

2010 09 27 Matsuda Ikki, Investigation of ecology and social structure of all-male group in proboscis monkeys

2010 08 11 Fujisawa Michiko, The change of physical function and the role in their society according to the aging of wild chimpanzee

2010 07 27 ITO TSUYOSHI, The study for climatic influences on cranial morphology of macaques

2010 04 12 Matsukawa Aoi, Investigation of forest floor mammals

2010 03 19 Matsui Atsushi, The study for the evolution of mitochondrial electron transport chain in primates

2010 03 17 Christopher Flynn Martin, to study Behavioral Game Theory at the University of Pennsylvania

2010 01 29 Yamato Tsuji, Ecological study of cercopithecine monkeys in Kalinzu Forest, Uganda

2010 01 22 Eriko Iida, Evacuation woods Ecosystem and Ecological Studies of Heterohyrax brucei and Other Mammals

2010 01 18 SAKAMAKI Tetsuya, Dominance relationships in wild bonobos: with special reference to changes in their social relationships

2010 01 08 Morimura Naruki, Behavioral study on welfare consideration of wild animals

2010 01 07 Hisayo KISHI, To investigate the habit and the habitat of wild wolf and collect genetic samples and analyze them.

2009 12 24 Matsuda Ikki, Investigation of ecology and social structure of all-male group in proboscis monkeys

2009 12 22 Saki YASUI, To analyze genes related with personality or behavior of elephants and share information with researchers in foreign countries.

2009 12 01 Tsuyoshi Ito, The investigation into evolutionary process of skull morphology

2009 11 24 Yumi Yamanashi, Activity Budget and Behavioural Repertories of Wild Chimpanzees in Bossou

2009 11 05 Moe GO, Socio-ecological research on mixed-species associations of primates

2009 10 21 Yasuhiro Go, Joint research project for comparative methylome study in humans and chimpanzees

2009 10 13 Fujisawa Michiko, To observe the aging of wild chimpanzee

2009 06 24 Liora KOLSKA HORWITZ, Hitomi HONGO
PUTTING THE MEAT BACK ON OLD BONES: A REASSESSMENT OF MIDDLE PALAEOLITHIC FAUNA FROM AMUD CAVE (ISRAEL)
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2009 05 12 Yamazaki Saika, The Preliminary Study of the Effect of Social Interactions on Behavioral and Physiological Aspects of Borneo Orangutan

2009 04 01 NAKAYA HIDEO, Paleoenvironments of the Pliocene Primates from mesowear analysis of ungulate cheek teeth

2009 03 30 KUZE NOKO, Study on sociality and ecology of wild orangutans in primary forest.

2009 03 26 Nakatsukasa, Masato, Arboreal locomotor adaptations in marsupial postcranial skeleton

2009 03 26 Huffman, Michael A., Extensive distribution survey of Sri Lankan primates and field observation of macaque species in Northern India

2009 03 25 Takeshi D. Nishimura, Studies on the phyletic relationships of the Eurasian fossil cercopithecines using internal cranial anatomy

2009 03 23 KOYABU DAISUKE, Ecomorphological analysis of craniofacial variation in colobine monkeys.

2009 03 23 Sakamaki Tetsuya, To collect behavioral data of chimpanzees in Kalinzu Forest, Uganda, for a study on behavioral diversity in wild chimpanzees.

2009 03 16 Yasuko Tashiro, A study on the development of social behavior in captive bonobos

2009 03 13 Matsuda Ikki, Investigation of Ecology and Social Structure of Proboscis Monkeys in Lower Kinabatangan

2009 03 13 Kawamura Yoshinari, Investigations of fossil and living mammal specimens, collection of related data, and discussion with Chinese paleontologists and mammalogists

2009 02 25 Suzuki Juri, A short survey on the management of captive non-human primates for research support

2009 02 04 KUNIMATSU, Yutaka, Morphological Study on the hominoid fossils from the Miocene of East Africa

2009 02 03 Takeshi Furuichi,

2009 01 28 JAMAN, Mohammad Firoj, Comparative socio-ecological research of rhesus macaques in Bangladesh

2009 01 19 NAKAYA HIDEO, Paleoenvironments of the Pliocene Primates from mesowear analysis of ungulate cheek teeth

2009 01 09 ISHIKAWA Naoki, Attending the 38th annual meeting of society for neuroscience

2009 01 08 HANYA, Goro, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area

2009 01 08 KUZE NOKO, Study on sociality and ecology of wild orangutans in primary forest.

2008 12 22 Matsuda Ikki, Investigation of Ecology and Social Structure of Proboscis Monkeys in Lower Kinabatangan

2008 12 11 HANYA, Goro, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area

2008 12 11 HANYA, Goro, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area

2008 12 03 Nakagawa Ryohei, Investigations of fossil and living mammal specimens, collection of related data, and discussion with Chinese paleontologists and mammalogists

2008 12 02 Masato Inoue, Attending the 38th annual meeting of society for neuroscience

2008 12 01 Oishi Motoharu, Comparative morphological study of the forelimb in great apes

2008 12 01 MIYACHI SHIGEHIRO, Attend the 38th annual meeting of Society for Neuroscience

2008 11 28 Konoike Naho, Attendance and presentation in the Society for Neuroscience's 38th annual meeting

2008 11 19 Itaru SATO, Presentation at 8th Conference of the European WildLife Disease Association

2008 11 11 Kawamura Yoshinari, Investigations of fossil and living mammals from Taiwan, field survey at some fossil localities, and discussions with researchers in Taiwan.

2008 10 30 Hamada Yuzuru, Distribution and Biological Characteristics of Primates in Southern Indochina

2008 10 22 KOYABU DAISUKE, Ecomorphological analysis of craniofacial variation in colobine monkeys.

2008 10 20 MATSUMOTO AKIKO, Wild baboons of the Gombe Stream National Park

2008 10 20 Matsuda Ikki, Investigation of Ecology and Social Structure of Proboscis Monkeys in Lower Kinabatangan

2008 10 20 Funakoshi Miho, poster presentation

2008 10 09 Hashimoto, Chie, Differences in ranging patterns between sexes and between estrous and anestrous females in wild chimpanzes.

2008 10 09 KURODA, Suehisa, Sociological Research and Promoting Protection of Bonobos in Wamba, Democratic Republoc of Congo.

2008 09 30 KIMURA, Daiji, Study on the Forest Utilization at Wamba, Democratic Republic of Congo

2008 09 30 HANYA, Goro, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area

2008 09 29 KAGAYA Miyuki, 22th Congress of International Primatological Society at Edinburgh, National Museum of Natural History at Paris, and Catalan Institute of Paleontology at Barcelona

2008 09 29 Takako Miyabe, Attending the meeting of the international Primatology Society and visiting veterinary anesthesiologists in University of Glasgow

2008 09 25 Soma Takayo, To participate in the 22nd congress of International Primatological Society

2008 09 24 SAGA11 with HOPE on Tokyo 15th-18th November 2008

2008 09 19 Mikami Akichika, Attending the meeting of the international Primatology Society

2008 09 17 HANYA, Goro, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area

2008 09 16 Daisuke Shimizu, participation in IPS post congress symposium

2008 09 11 Kawamoto Yoshi, Population genetic study on rhesus macaques in Bangladesh

2008 09 08 Miki Matsubara, Attending congress of International Primatological Society and discussion of MHC-DRB research

2008 09 04 OYABU YUMIKO, palaeopathological research of the injuries found on the Shang dynasty human skeletal remains in China

2008 09 04 Nahallage Charmalie, Overseas field research in Bali

2008 09 04 Jean-Baptist LECA, Overseas field research

2008 09 03 Keiko Shimizu, Presentation in the 22nd IPS international congress

2008 09 03 KANAMORI TOMOKO, Study on Social behaviors of Wild Borneo Orangutans ; focusing on males

2008 08 29 Hayashida Akiko, Functional-morphological comparison in skull morphology of squirrel in South East Asia

2008 08 28 Eiji Inoue, Presentation at the congress of the International Primatological Society, and discussion on genetic research in wild primates

2008 08 27 Morimoto Yo, Presentation in International conference of primatology.

2008 08 25 Endo Hideki, The examinations of the specimens of tupai and mouse deer and the contribution to the AZWMC at Bogor .

2008 08 25 Mariko Itoh, To attend and present my study in the XXII Congress of the International Primatological Society

2008 08 21 Yamamoto Shinya, Presentation at the XXII Congress of the International Primatological Society, and collection of information on the ape research in Europe.

2008 08 20 Sakai Tomoko, Poster Presentation at the 22nd International Primatological Society Congress

2008 08 19 Zhang Peng, Presentation in the 22nd IPS international congress

2008 08 18 Murayama Miho, Presentation at the XXII Congress of the International Primatological Society, and discussion on the genetic research of wildlife.

2008 08 18 Yukiko SHIMOOKA (SUZUKI), The International Primatological Society XXII Congress

2008 08 18 SUZUKI Mariko, 22nd IPS International conference

2008 08 08 Fukuchi Akira, Taphonomy of the vertebrate fossils from the Neogene deposits in northern Thailand

2008 07 30 Wakita Masumi, Poster presentation at 6th Forum of European Neuroscience

2008 07 04 MacIntosh, Andrew James Jonathan, The 31st Meeting of the American Society of Primatologists Conference Oral Presentation

2008 07 03 JAMAN, Mohammad Firoj, Comparative socio-ecological research of rhesus macaques in Bangladesh

2008 07 02 KUZE NOKO, Study on sociality and ecology of wild orangutans in primary forest.

2008 07 02 Nakagawa Ryohei, Investigations of fossil and living mammal specimens, collection of related data, and discussion with Chinese paleontologists and mammalogists

2008 07 02 Kawamura Yoshinari, Investigations of fossil and living mammal specimens, collection of related data, and discussion with Chinese paleontologists and mammalogists

2008 06 27 KANAMORI TOMOKO, Study on Social behaviors of Wild Borneo Orangutans ; focusing on males

2008 06 26 HANYA, Goro, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area

2008 06 26 HANYA, Goro, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area

2008 06 17 Yasuhiro Go, Research presentation in the annual congress of Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution

2008 06 09 Masanaru Takai, Preliminary analysis of the Pliocene colobine fossils from Udunga, southern Siberia

2008 05 22 Sakai Ayumi, Ecological account for ground dominance: comparisons between terrestrial and arboreal primates

2008 04 30 Takeshi Furuichi, Attending BONOBO workshop

2008 04 30 Takeshi Furuichi, Attending workshop CCCP2

2008 04 24 Tatsuo Oshida, To investigate distribution of arboreal small mammals in Vietnam

2008 04 21 Nakashima Yoshihiro, A study on the interaction between primates and mammal-dispersed fruits in Southeast Asia

2008 04 15 Matsubara Miki, Study of environmental and social influence on playing behaviours in gorillas.

2008 04 10 YAMAMOTO Ayumi, A study of craniodental variations of genus Macaca in Southeast Asia

2008 04 09 Tadahiro Ikeda, A Comparative Morphological Study of the Vertebrae of Snakes Occurring in Southeast Asia

2008 04 08 Junpei Kimura, research works on the anatomical study of the pangolin

2008 04 07 Nakashima Yoshihiro, A study on the interaction between primates and mammal-dispersed fruits in Southeast Asia

2008 03 31 Morimoto Yo, Affective influences of scream calls on other individuals in capuchin monkeys.

2008 03 31 MIURA Yui, Laboratory visit at the Max Plank Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology

2008 03 31 Matsuda Ikki, Ecology of proboscis monkeys (Nasalis larvatus) in Sabah, Malaysia

2008 03 14 KUZE NOKO, Study on sociality and ecology of wild orangutans with high density in primary forest.

2008 02 28 Fukushima Miwa, Cross-National Research about Cognitive Function and Education System in Children with Learning Disorder

2008 02 26 HANYA, Goro, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area

2008 02 25 SASAKI MOTOKI, Studies on the reproductive physiology of small mammals in Vietnam

2008 02 13 Nakatsukasa, Masato, Locomotor adaptation of Ugandan fossil hominoids

2008 02 05 Yasuko Tashiro, A study on the development of social behavior in captive bonobos

2008 01 31 Zhang Peng, Social relationships among harem females of the Sichuan snub-nosed monkey (Rhinopithecus roxellana), China.

2008 01 21 Masanaru Takai, Preliminary analysis of the Plio/Pleistocene primate fossils from the cave deposits in southern China

2008 01 21 TSUJIKAWA Hiroshi, Fossil mammals from the Middle Miocene of Nachola, Northern Kenya

2008 01 16 HANYA, Goro, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area

2007 12 28 HANYA Goro, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area

2007 12 27 KUZE NOKO, Study on sociality and ecology of wild orangutans with high density in primary forest.

2007 12 27 ODA RYO, Clarification of reproductive synchrony in savanna baboons

2007 12 26 MATSUMOTO AKIKO, Clarification of reproductive synchrony in savanna baboons

2007 12 21 KIMURA Daiji, Study on the Forest Utilization at Wamba, Democratic Republic of Congo

2007 12 21 Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Invitaion Linda Brent: Lecture at the HOPE2007 Symposium

2007 12 21 Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Invitation Maria Finnigan: Lecture at the HOPE2007 Symposium

2007 12 21 Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Invitation Stephen Ross: Lecture at the HOPE2007 Symposium

2007 12 11 Kazunari Ushida, Studies on intestinal Lactic acid bacteria in Great apes

2007 12 07 Hirai Hirohisa, Invitation Ph.Alan Mootnick : Presentation in HOPE Symposium 2007: Primate Origins of Human Evolution

2007 12 07 Hirai Hirohisa, Invitation Ph. Reichard : Presentation in HOPE Symposium 2007: Primate Origins of Human Evolution

2007 12 07 Hirai Hirohisa, Invitation Ph. Stanyon : Presentation in HOPE Symposium 2007: Primate Origins of Human Evolution

2007 12 03 YAMAMOTO Ayumi, Preliminary study of the morphological character of Taiwanese macaques (Macaca cyclopis)

2007 11 30 HIGAKI Sayuri, To attend the 37th annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience and present poster.

2007 11 30 Daichi Hirai, To attend 37th Society for Neuroscience

2007 11 30 Mikami Akichika, Attending the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience

2007 11 20 Takao, OISHI, To attend Society for Neuroscience Meeting (SFN2007) and present posters.

2007 11 19 JAMAN Mohammad Firoj, Comparative socio-ecological research of rhesus macaques in Bangladesh

2007 11 19 Charmalie NAHALLAGE, Observing South Indian primates.

2007 11 19 Michael A. Huffman, Observation in Southern India

2007 11 16 HANYA, Goro, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area

2007 11 14 Zhang Peng, Social relationships among harem females of the Sichuan snub-nosed monkey (Rhinopithecus roxellana), China.

2007 11 14 Hamada Yuzuru, Field Survey on the Primate Distribution and Present Status in Northeast India

2007 11 14 Hayashi Motoharu, To attend 37th Society for Neuroscience

2007 10 24 Hashimoto Chie, Change in behavior of wild female chimpanzees that occurs during the estrous period.

2007 10 19 Michio Nakamura, Chimpanzee Cultures Collaborative Project, Round 2 (CCCP2)

2007 10 16 Kunimatsu Yutaka, To Study the evolution and diversity of the Miocene primates in East Africa

2007 10 12 Cecile Garcia, Congress of the European Federation for Primatology (Prague) and Parkes Foundation Conference on Reproduction and Adaptation (Cambridge, UK)

2007 10 12 Yukiko SHIMOOKA, Investigation on spatial distribution and vocal communication of wild spider monkeys in Ecuador.

2007 10 09 Takeshi Nishimura, CT scanning of the fossil cercopithecoid crania from the Pliocene of France

2007 10 01 Endo Hideki, The functional morphological analyses of the locomotion apparatus of the domesticated bovids and fowls, and their related wild animal populations in Vietnam.

2007 10 01 Shimizu Keiko, Participation in Joint Meeting of Asian society of Veterinary Pathology (ASVP) and The 2nd Asian conservation Medicine/ Wildlife Pathology Workshop (ASZWM)

2007 10 01 KUZE NOKO, Study on Social behaviors of Wild Orangutans ; focusing on males

2007 09 27 Hattori Yuko, Begging gesture and understanding others' attentional states in chimpanzees and capuchin monkeys

2007 09 26 HANYA, Goro, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area 4

2007 09 26 HANYA, Goro, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area 3

2007 09 07 Yamamoto Shinya, ĦË A comparative study of reciprocal cooperation and understanding of others in chimpanzees.

2007 09 07 MIURA Yui, Presentation at the 10th International Pragmatic Conference and laboratory visit at Uppsala University

2007 09 06 Moriguchi Yusuke, Presentation of development of inhibition in chimpanzees on the International Conference

2007 09 03 Fujita, Kazuo, Understanding of causality involved in tool use by tufted capuchin monkeys

2007 09 03 Matsuda Ikki, Ecology of proboscis monkeys (Nasalis larvatus) in Sabah, Malaysia

2007 08 22 KANAMORI TOMOKO, Study on Social behaviors of Wild Orangutans ; focusing on males

2007 07 30 OGINO Shintaro, Paleontological Study on Pliocene Fossil Carnivora from Udunga Fauna, Transbaikal region, Russia.

2007 07 21 Fukuchi Akira, Paleoenvironmental changes of the Miocene sedimentary basins in Thailand.

2007 07 17 HANYA, Goro, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area 2

2007 07 17 HANYA, Goro, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area 1

2007 07 04 Mari Nishikawa, Surveillance for study region

2007 07 03 Mugino Ozaki, Data collection of extant African ungulates for paleoecological study of fossil ungulates from Konso, Ethiopia

2007 06 27 Tomokazu Kawashima, A comparative evolutionary morphological study of the primate autonomic cardiac nervous system

2007 05 24 Imura Tomoko, Depth perception from pictorial cues in human, chimpanzees and macaques using preferential reaching task

2007 05 24 Report Rizaldi, Northeastern Anthropological Association Congress, Ithaca College, U.S.A.

17 MAY report SHIMADA MASAKI, Oral/Poster presentation on International Play Association (IPA), and observation of playing behavior among Western Lowland Gorilla in Bronx Zoo, NY, USA.

23 APR report Kabasawa Asami, Current situation and perspective of chimpanzee conservation in Sierra Leone

20 APR report KANAMORI TOMOKO, Study on Social behaviors of Wild Borneo Orangutans ; focusing on males

20 APR report Sawada Jummei, Morphological study of the early Holocene mammal remains including primates from the Hang Cho site in Viet Nam.

18 APR report Takahiro Yonezawa, The studies of ancient DNA from the large mammals and the large aves that became extinct in the Late Pliocene and Holocene.

02 APR Invite Dr. Chris S. Duvall, Cross-regional comparison in habitat conditions of West African chimpanzees

30 MAR report Nahallage, Charmalie AD, Primate census and comparative socio-ecology of toque macaque sub species in the wet and dry zones of Sri Lanka.

30 MAR report HUFFMAN, Michael Alan, Primate census and comparative socio-ecology of toque macaque sub species in the wet and dry zones of Sri Lanka.

29 MAR report Endo Hideki The analyses of the biodiversity of wild mammals and birds in Thailand and Laos, and the factors of variations in the artificial maintenance and the domestication.

28 MAR report Tomokazu Kawashima, Morphological analysis of a sexual dimorphism in orangutan face

20 MAR report Yutaka Kunimatsu, Morphological Study on the fossil hominoids in the Late Cenozoic of Southeast Asia.

12 MAR report Zhang Peng, Studying grooming relationships within one-male harem of the Sichuan snub-nosed monkey (Rhinopithecus roxellana) in their natural habitat.

21 FEB report Tatsuo Oshida, To investigate distribution of arboreal small mammals in Vietnam
To participate the Workshop on International Cooperative Wildlife Research Projects in Vietnam

29 JAN report SASAKI MOTOKI, Studies on the climbing adaptation of mammals in Southeast Asia

25 JAN report Goro Hanya, Community ecology of primates in Danum Valley Conservation Area

25 JAN report Yukimaru Sugiyama, A longitudinal record of the population dynamics in a community of wild chimpanzees

17 JAN report KANAMORI TOMOKO, Study on Social behaviors of Wild Borneo Orangutans ; focusing on males

10 JAN report Ueno Yoshikazu, Planning of construction of the primate center and husbandry system for primates.

28 DEC report Saitou Naruya, Cooperative Study on human and non-human primate gene evolution

20 DEC report KAWADA SHIN-ICHIRO, Evolutionary biological study on the diversity of forest mammals in Vietnam

14 DEC report NAKATSUKASA Masato, Reconstruction of locomotor behavior of Pliopithecus and African fossil apes

14 DEC report Ushida Kazunari, Ciliate protozoa living in the intestine of the great apes

12 DEC invitation Michael A. Huffman, The invitee, Dr. Taranjit Kaur HOPE Project Workshop Primate Origins of Human Evolution 

12 DEC report KIMURA JUMPEI, Participating the 2nd symposium on Asian Zoo and Wildlife Medicine and collaborative research work in Yangon Zoological Gardens.

08 DEC report Akichika Mikami, Scientific communication with researchers at Deutsches Primatenzentrum and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Bergium

07 DEC report TSUJIKAWA Hiroshi, Fossil mammals from the Middle Miocene of Nachola, Northern Kenya

07 DEC report Michio Nakamura, To attend and to make a presentation in a symposium to celebrate Bossou 30 years.

24 NOV report SASAKI MOTOKI, Presentation in the 2nd Symposium of AZWMP and specimen check of the wild mammals inhabited in Thailand

21 NOV invitation Takai Masanaru, HOPE Project Workshop Primate Origins of Human Evolution

21 NOV report TAKUMI KEN, To attend to the 36th annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience

17 NOV report Masato Inoue, Attending the 36th annual meeting of society for neuroscience

16 NOV report TSUTSUMI SAYAKA, Fieldwork in Tiete Ecological Park, Brazil.

15 NOV invitation Hayashi Motoharu, Invited: Eberhard Fuchs, .JSPS Core-to-core Program

14 NOV report Michael A. Huffman, Behavioral research, plenary lecture at the 22nd National Congress of the Italian Society of Ethology and research collaborations

13 NOV invitation Hirohisa Hirai, For giving a presentation in the Work Shop of HOPE entitled "Primate Origins of Human Evolution".

13 NOV report YUZURU HAMADA, Preliminary research on the primate distribution and present status in Vietnam and Southern China with the attendance to the Annual Conference of SE Asian Zoo Association

23 OCT report MATSUMOTO AKIKO, Clarification of estrous synchrony in savanna baboons

20 OCT report Imura Tomoko, Depth perception from pictorial cues in human, chimpanzees and macaques using preferential reaching task.

19 OCT report EGI Naoko, Comparative morphology on lorisid limb structure relating to resistance against loadings

5 OCT report Daisuke Shimizu, Data collection for morphological study of the dentino-enamel junction and the enamel prism in Nacholapithecus

15 SEP publication New Scientist: How did the chimpanzee cross the road?
http://www.newscientist.com/channel/life/mg19125695.400-how-did-the-chimpanzee-cross-the-road.html

13 SEP report JEONG, A-RAM Participation in ' Cytokines 2006' and 'Guidance meeting for prospective graduates with biology major of Pusan University'

06 SEP publication Kimberley J. Hockings, James R. Anderson, and Tetsuro Matsuzawa: Road crossing in chimpanzees: A risky business

25 AUG report Fujita Kazuo, Understanding of causality involved in nut cracking by semi-wild capuchin monkeys.

04 AUG report Rizaldi Basic information survey on Indonesian mammals in the Monash University

03 AUG report Rizaldi International Primatological Society 21th Entebbe, Uganda

03 AUG report MATSUBARA MIKI, Attending congress of International Primatological Society and preliminary study about environmental and social influence on playing behaviors in mountain gorillas.

28 JUL report HANYA GORO, Compare the ecological characteristics between the Barbary and Japanese macaques

27 JUL report Endo Hideki, Comparative functional-morphological studies of tree shrews, tenrecs, and spiny rats in Smithsonian Institution

25 JUL report Zhang Peng, Presentation in 21st IPS international conference and tracing chimpanzees in their nature habitat

12 JUL report Hayaishi Shuhei, Poster presentation at IPS2006, and a research site visit on the wild ape habitat.

08 JUN report Kutsukake Nobuyuki, Reproductive skew in male primates: tests of theory and implication for sexual transmitted disease

12 MAY report YAMAGIWA Juichi, International conference on fieldworks of anthropology

11 APR report Shigehara Nobuo, Museum fuer Naturkunde, Germany 

01 MAR report Gonda Eri, Collection somatometric data for Indonesian adults and children.

01 MAR report  Takemoto Hiroyuki, Ecological research for wild bonobo in Wamba forest, Democratic Republic of the Congo

07 FEB invitation Ph. D. Liora Rochelle Kolska-Horwitz, Analyzed the animal bone remains from Amud Cave, Israel and Gave a Lecture at PRI

06 FEB report Takenoshita Yuji, A research on the relation between ecological parameters and infectious diseases among African great apes.

18 JAN report Mikami Akichika, Comparative study of brain structure and functions among human, chimpanzees and macaque monkeys

12 DEC report Endo Hideki, The participation in the International Symposium on Southeast Asian Primate Research and the investigation of the mammal specimens in Thailand

12 DEC report Endo Hideki, The participation in the International Symposium on Southeast Asian Primate Research and the investigation of the mammal specimens in Thailand

06 DEC report KUNIMATSU Yutaka, Morphological Studies on Orangutan Fossils from Southeast Asia and Miocene Hominoids

28 NOV report NAKATSUKASA  Masato, Study of relation between trabecular structure of femoral head and locomotor adaptation in primates

28 NOV report Kuze Noko, Primary research for ethological and ecological study of wild orangutans

08 NOV meeting HOPE International Seminar  November 16th  Speakers:Caterina Spiezio, Alex Weiss

28 OCT report Takeshi Nishimura, Discussions for the joint studies "Mechanisms and Adaptations in the Evolution of the Face Flattening in Humans"

28 OCT report Ogihara Naomichi, Contribution of trunk movements to primate locomotion

20 OCT report HANYA Goro, Comparisons of leaf chemistry in the Japanese and Barbary macaque habitats

18 OCT report Tomoko Kanamori, Study on Social Behaviors of Wild Orangutans in Danum Valley, Sabah, Malaysia

06 OCT report Motoharu Hayashi, Seminar and exchange of research information at the German Primate Center

26 SEP meeting The 8th SAGA symposium: Support for African/Asian Great Apes

17 SEP report Tetsuro Matsuzawa, NUMBRA/ESCOP Summer school "Neuroscience of number processing"

10 SEP publication  Gaku Ohashi, Science Daily Trap-breaking chimpanzees found in Guinea

03 SEP meeting HOPE International Workshop co-organized by the Japanese Psychological Association (The 69th annual meeting)
"Evolution of material intelligence: Comparison of avian and primate species"

31 AUG meeting "PRODUCER-SCROUNGER FORAGING GAMES AND THE RISKS OF USING INFORMATION GENERATED BY OTHERS"

15 AUG video The conservation of great apes in the wild

09 AUG report An ethno-historical study on forest transition in chimpanzee habitat at Bossou, Guinea

01 AUG report HOPE international seminar, Corvids, Jays, and Apes: Convergent evolution of intelligence

30 JUL report Michael A. Huffman, St. Andrews International Conference on Animal Social Learning

16 JUL meeting Kyoto Conference "Delphinid and primate social ecology: A comparative discussion" partly supported by HOPE

14 JUL seminar HOPE international seminar, Corvids, Jays, and Apes: Convergent evolution of intelligence

13 JUL report Kawashima Tomokazu Acquirements of the methods of the dissection in water and the CT-imaging

07 JUN report Myowa Masako, Information exchange on bodily imitation in great apes and lecture in international workshop

30 MAY Video library of chimpanzee cognition


18 MAY, Patrizia Poti Invited talk at the HOPE workshop in the 16th annual meeting of Japan Society for Developmental Psychology at Kobe

15 MAY  HOPE Comittee in KUPRI 2005-2006

15 MAY, report  Yukiko Shimooka  Do chimpanzees change the frequency of vocal emission at feeding trees depending on the amount of fruits or the preference of the fruits?

13 MAY, International seminar  Dr. Jan R. de Ruiter The 3rd HOPE International Seminar Different types of genetic investigations to explain the behaviour of various primates.

11 MAY, report  Fukaya Moe Mixed-species associations of two Cercopithecus species for ant-chimpanzee hunting in the Kalinzu Forest, UGANDA.

13 APR, report  Tomoko Kanamori Study on Social Behaviors of Wild Orangutans in Danum Valley, Sabah, Malaysia

8 APR, report Goro Hanya Visiting Danum Valley Conservation Area, Borneo

26 MAR, report  Yasuko Tashiro, Ecological and sociological study of wild bonobos in Wamba, Democratic Republic of Congo(Kinshasa/Wamba )

6 MAR The 3rd HOPE International workshop "Comparative Cognitive Science: Recent topics of avian and primate species"

19 JAN, report  Hitomi Hongo, Zooarchaeological study of faunal remains from Sakai Cave, Southern Thailand

1 Jan, report The 5th HOPE lectures by Hauser, Iriki, and Asada included in the Second International Workshop for Young Psychologists on: THE EVOLUTION AND DEVELOPMENT OF COGNITION

8 DEC, report Masato Nakatsukasa, Evolution of primate axial skeleton.

6 DEC, report The 3rd HOPE Lecture by Dr. Jane Goodall

1 DEC, report Osamu Kondo, "Growth and development in Plio-Pleistocene hominids"

29 NOV, report The second HOPE workshop in Cogne, Italy "Tool use: chimpanzees and capuchins face to face" A satellite meeting of IPS sponcered by HOPE (a core-to-core program of JSPS)

28 NOV, report The 5th HOPE lectures by Hauser, Iriki, and Asada included in the Second International Workshop for Young Psychologists on: THE EVOLUTION AND DEVELOPMENT OF COGNITION

28 NOV, report  The 7th International symposium of SAGA: Support for Afican/Asian Great Apes

19 NOV, report Shuhei Hayaishi, Observation of wild Barbary macaques and provisioned Japanese monkeys in Rome Zoo, and attendance at the conference of IPS.

11 NOV, report Goro Hanya, Observation of colonies for Barbary macaques and comparative studies with Japanese macaques

09 NOV, The 3rd HOPE International Seminar: Joint program with SAGA7/21COE 2004/11/12- 2004/11/13 

04 NOV, Tomoko Kanamori, Study on Social Behaviors of Wild Orangutans in Danum Valley, Sabah, Malaysia

03 NOV, Ryutaro Goto, "Dr. Struhsaker's trip to Yakushima and Koshima"

03 NOV, The HOPE Internship Program for Foreign Students

03 NOV, 5th HOPE International lecture: The Regenstein Center for African Apes at Lincoln Park Zoo and the AZA Chimpanzee Species Survival PlanR : Two programs working for chimpanzee welfare and conservation. 

22 OCT, HOPE organization

01 OCT, report Satoshi Hirata, Information exchange on social intelligence in chimpanzees and participation in international conference and seminars

17 SEP, report  Hiroshi Ihobe, A field study on wild Pan paniscus

13 SEP, report  Ushida Kazunari, Bossou Research Report

02 AUG, report Tamaki Maruhasi, Long-running study of Yakushima monkeys. What we know and what we should do in future.

30  JULY, HOPE-JSPS concept

28  JULY, publication Yawning Is Contagious Among Chimpanzees

ABCnews http://abcnews.go.com/wire/World/ap20040726_912.html
apnews.iwon.com http://apnews1.iwon.com/article/20040726/D842MOB81.html
Japan today http://www.japantoday.com/e/?content=news&cat=1&id=306529
Newscientist http://www.newscientist.com/news/news.jsp?id=ns99996182
Iribnews http://www.iribnews.ir/Full_en.asp?news_id=207861&n=32
The herald http://www.theherald.co.uk/news/20609.html
IOL http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=31&art_id=qw1090660321566B251
Sundaytimes http://www.sundaytimes.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,7034,10235592%255E1702,00.html
Japantimes http://www.japantimes.co.jp/cgi-bin/getarticle.pl5?nn20040725a4.htm
CNN http://www.cnn.com/2004/TECH/science/07/27/bc.japan.yawningchimps.ap/index.html
HindustanTimes http://www.htnext.com/news/181_900238,00040010.htm
ABC http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200407/s1161108.htm

 23 JULY, publication DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2004.0224 "Contagious yawning in chimpanzees" by J. Anderson, M. Myowa-Yamakoshi, and T. Matsuzawa

18 JULY, report HOPE 2nd International Lecture and the 2nd Imanishi-Itani Memorial Lecture: Conservation Biology and Nonhuman primates

07 JULY, The Fourth HOPE International Seminar "Yawning in Primates: From Reflex to Reflection" Dr. James Anderson

07 JULY, reprot Hidemi Watanabe workshop of "Primate Genomics" in HGM2004 in Berlin, Germany 

30 JUNE, The Third HOPE International Seminar Different types of genetic investigations to explain the behaviour of various primates.

14 JUNE, The HOPE Internship Program for Foreign Students

14 JUNE, Introduction to the Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University

2 MAY - 10 MAY, report Chie Hashimoto, Conference in MPIEVA , Germany and meeting in Chimpanzees in Arnhem Zoo Colony in Netherland.

05 - 10 MAY, report Yuji Takenoshita, Reseach in Gabonese Republic and Conference in MPIEVA , Germany. 

6-8 MAY, report Eiji Inoue Participation in the conference"Diseases- the third major threat for wild Great Ape?" in Leipzig.

8-19 MAY, report Shiho Fujita, The Conference on "Wild Great Apes and Diseases "held in MPIEVA, Germany and meeting in German Primate Centre, Germany.


Process

2 MAY - 10 MAY, Chie Hashimoto, Conference in MPIEVA , Germany and meeting in Chimpanzees in Arnhem Zoo Colony in Netherland.

05 - 10 MAY, Yuji Takenoshita, Reseach in Gabonese Republic and Conference in MPIEVA , Germany. 

6-8 MAY, Eiji Inoue Participation in the conference"Diseases- the third major threat for wild Great Ape?" in Leipzig.

8-19 MAY, Shiho Fujita, The Conference on "Wild Great Apes and Diseases "held in MPIEVA, Germany and meeting in German Primate Centre, Germany.

29 MAR 2004, Takeshi Nishimura, The 5th International Conference of "Evolution of Lauguage"held in MPIEVA in Germany.

09 MAR 2004: The first HOPE international lectures "Pigeons, Monkeys, and Apes" in Nagoya by Josep Call (Max Planck Institute), Elisabetta Visarberghi (ICST), and Dora Biro (Oxford Univ).

06-07 MAR 2004: Report  The first HOPE international workshop "Evolutionary neighbors: from genes to mind" in Kyoto 

06-07 MAR 2004: The first HOPE international workshop "Evolutionary neighbors: from genes to mind" in Kyoto 

13 Feb 2004: The meeting of co-chairs and participating researchers in the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig

12 Feb 2004: The signing ceremony of HOPE project between JSPS and MPG (Max Planck Gesellschaft)

1 FEB 2004: HOPE project started as the Core-to-core program by JSPS (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science)


Peter Gruss (MPG) and Motoyuki Ono (JSPS) at the ceremony. 

 

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