Award-Winning Technology

2010s

Year of Award Name of Award Title
2019 The Society of Materials Science, Japan (JSMS) Award for Technical Developments Development of High heat-resistant Polyimide Film "Xenomax®" and its application to TFT substrate
2018 The Best Paper Award of Japan Chapter of International Geosynthetics Society Standard for protection mats corresponding to foundation stones of impermeable sheet in the coastal waste disposal site
2018 The Japan Society Polymer Processing Best Paper Award Deformation behavior of Molded Thermoplastic Polyester Elastomer - Compressive Deformation of Molded Honeycomb Structures -
2018 Outstanding Technology Award (Japan Society for Composite Materials) Non-linear finite element analysis for three-point bending behavior of randomly-oriented thermoplastic CFRP
2017 Technology Award of The Society of Fiber Science and Technology, Japan Melt Spun high-performance Polyethylene Fiber「Tsunooga®
2016 Award for the Outstanding Paper in Journal of Fiber Science and Technology A Novel Random Preferential Orientation of the Crystal A-axis Along the Radial Direction Confirmed on the Poly-p-phenylenebenzobisoxazole(PBO)Fiber Made with a Water Vapor Coagulation Method
2016 The Society of Materials Science, Japan (JSMS) Award for Technical Developments Development of Three-Dimensional Spring-Structured Fiber "BREATHAIR®"
2015 Award for Industrial Technology (Japan Oil Chemists’ Society) Production and Application of Biosurfactant, Mannosylerythritol Lipid, for Sustainable Cosmetics
2014 The Japan Society for Computational Engineering and Science 19th the Conference on Computational Engineering and Science Best Paper Award Measurement and analysis of polymeric material using notched specimens
2014 Award for the Outstanding Paper in Journal of Fiber Science and Technology Direct Observation of Density Fluctuations in Poly-p-phenylenebenzobisoxazole(PBO)Fiber on Transmission Electron Microscopy
2013 Technology Award of The Society of Fiber Science and Technology, Japan Developments of 3D spring structure cushion "BREATHAIR®"
2013 Osaka Industrial Research Association Award of Industrial Technology Development of the compact chemical luminescence immunological automatic analyzer "POCube"
2013 The Kinki Chemical Society Award for Environmental Technology Development of the treatment equipment using activated carbon fiber for VOC contained effluent
2012 JEC Asia Innovation Awards (Automotive Category) Development of innovative carbon fibre-reinforced thermoplastic technologies for mass production cars
2012 Osaka Industrial Research Association Award of Industrial Technology Development of the biocompatible materials SEC-1™
2012 Award of The Society of Fiber Science and Technology, Japan The study of comfortable clothing design by controlling clothing pressure
2011 2010 Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award
Asia Pacific Frost & Sullivan Award for New Product Innovation Award in the polymerization catalyst
Development of the heavy-metal free catalyst, GS (Green & Sustainable) Catalyst
2010 The textile machinery society of Japan Original Paper Prize Prediction of Clothing Pressure Distribution by Using Finite Element Method - Prediction of Clothing Pressure for Pants -

2000s

Year of Award Name of Award Title
2009 Technology Award of The Society of Fiber Science and Technology, Japan Development of Functional Textiles made of Nylon filament yarns "Silfine®N"
2009 The Cellulose Society of Japan The award of technology Development of cellulose triacetate dialysis membrane for small protein removal
2009 The textile machinery society of Japan Industrial technology prize Development of Spinning Technology of Carbon Nanotubes
2009 Osaka Industrial Research Association Award of Industrial Technology Polyester film for optical use which inhibits the iridescent coloration
2008 Fiber Society Award of Technology Development of Physical and Mental Comfort Fiber Products "MENTALBALANCE®"
2008 The society of chemical engineers, Japan The award of technology Commercial Development of Both Open-Ended Hollow Fiber Type Reverse Osmosis Module
2007 The Japan Research Association for Textile End-Uses Society Award (Annual Best Paper Prize) Study on Relationship Between Psychological Condition and Physiological Measurement, and Tactile
2007 Kinki Chemical Society, Japan Kinka Award in Chemical Technology Award for Technical Advance Development of polyester thermoplastic elastomer having excellent heat aging resistance "PELPRENE C TYPE"
2006 Osaka Industrial Research Association Award of Industrial Technology Development of zeolite disk rotor for VOC adsorption processing
2005 Osaka Industrial Research Association Award of Industrial Technology Development of automated urine sediment analyzer
2005 The 2005 Japanese Society for Plant Cell and Molecular Biology (JSPCMB) Award for Technical Advance Improvement of Environmental Stress Tolerance of Plants Through Manipulation of Genes Encoding Polyamine Biosynthetic Enzymes
2005 The Japan Society of Polymer Processing "Aoki-Katashi" Award New Conductive Polymer Composite Technology and its Applications
2004 Fiber Society Award of Fiber Society Studies on the structural development and its relating properties of ultra high strength polyethylene fiber
2004 Osaka Industrial Research Association Award of Industrial Technology Development of conductive polymer composite sheet with excellent antistatic properties
2003 The Japan Society Polymer Processing Best Paper Award Research of Polyethyleneterephthalate Stretching Behavior by Small Angle Light Scattering Method
2003 Fiber Society Award of Technology Development of Highly Hygroscopic & Dehumidifying Functional Membrane Processing Product "AIRDRIVE®"
2003 Fiber Society Award of Thesis Structural Changes in Cellulose Fiber Evaluated due to Relaxation Behavior in Solid 13CNMR Method by sodium hydroxide or liquid ammonia treatment
2003 Osaka Industrial Research Association Award of Industrial Technology Development of Host Vector system for Kinoprotein Production and Development of PQQ Dependent Glucose Dehydrogenase Using Such Host Vector System
2003 The Society of Materials Science, Japan (JSMS) Award for Technical Developments The development of the Tow Cap for Safety Shoes: New application of high performance thermoplastic stampable sheet," Quick Form®"
2002 The Adhesion Society of Japan Incentive Prize Development of Acrylics-Grafted Polyesters
2002 Fiber Society Award of Technology Development of Hygroscopic, Dehumidifying Exothermic Wear "Breaththermo®"
2002 Kinki Chemical Society, Japan Kinka Award in Chemical Technology Development of Polymerization Technology for Super Fiber "ZYLON®"
2002 OSAKA INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATION Industrial Technology Award sponsored by Osaka Industrial Research Association Development of moisture permeable,waterproof fabrics having highly moisture-absorbing and releasing organic fine particles
2001 The Japan Society on Adsorption The Award of Technology Development and Application of High Performance Zeolite Honeycomb
2001 The Society of Rheology, Japan The Award of Technology Development of Segmented Poly (urethane-urea) Elastomers and Elastic Fibers Having Good Performance
2001 Osaka Industrial Research Association Award of Industrial Technology Development of Next-Generation Full-Automatic Nucleic Acid Refining System
2001 Agricultural Chemistry Society Award of Agricultural Chemistry Technology Development and Improvement of Creatinine Decomposition Enzyme Group
2000 The Society of Fiber science and Technology, Japan The Award of Technology Development of Multi-Layer Yarn,"Cool&Dry®"

1990s

Year of Award Name of Award Title
1999 PPS-16 Poster Award Development of New Material Protective Device against Ship Collisions
1999 The Society of Fiber science and Technology, Japan The award of technology Development of Ultra High Strength Polyethylene Fiber
1999 Osaka Industrial Research Association Award of Industrial Technology Development of Liquid Urea Nitrogen Measuring Reagent "Ultrate Liquid" BUN
1999 American Chemical Society A Global Salute to Polymers PBX Rigid-Rod Polymers
1998 the Japan Society of Polymer Processing " Aoki-Katashi" Award The Development of Void Contained Polyester Film
1998 The textile machinery society of Japan Industrial technology prize Vapor-Phase-Finish forCotton Fabrics with Formaldehyde
1998 OSAKA INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATION Industrial Technology Award sponsored by Osaka Industrial Research Association Development of Water-borne Polyester for Coatings and Adhesives.
1997 OSAKA INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATION Industrial Technology Award sponsored by Osaka Industrial Research Association Inkjet Printing Film
1996 The University of Akron Polymer Processing Hall of Fame Pioneering Research and Mathematical Simulations of Fiber and Film Processing.
1996 The Cellulose Society of Japan Special award for technology Development of TOYOBO's Miracle CareTM for cotton goods
1996 Kinki chemical society, Japan Kinka award in chemical technology The Achievement of Water- Washable Photosensitive Flexographic Plate "Cosmolight®".
1995 The textile machinery society of Japan Industrial technology prize Judgement of Color Difference of Fabrics
1995 OSAKA INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATION Industrial Technology Award sponsored by Osaka Industrial Research Association Chlorine Resistant Reverse Osmosis Membrane with Hollow Fiber Configuration
1994 Chlorine Resistant Reverse Osmosis Membrane with Hollow Fiber Configuration Development of Cellulose Triacetate Hemodialysis Membrane.
1993 The Japan Society Polymer Processing Best Paper Award Analysis of Bowing Phenomenon -Observation of Deformation Behavior in Tenter-
1993 Japan air clearing association Chairman's encouragement award Development of Electret HEPA filter
1992 The textile machinery society of Japan Original Paper Prize Process Factor Analysis on the Mechanical Properties of Spun Fiber with Friction Spinning Machine.
1992 Information science and technology association The award for research publication Total Quality Activities in the Information and investigation Division
1991 The magnetics society of Japan Original Paper Prize Magnetic Properties and Magnetoresistance of Multilayers with Two Different Magnetic Layers
1991 The institute of electrical engineers of Japan Original Paper Prize Magnetic Properties of 6.5%SiFe Mono-crystal Fiber Produced by Melt Spinning Method
1990 Japanese Society for Cutaneous Health Technical encouragement award The Studies on Clothing Comfort

1980s

Year of Award Name of Award Title
1989 The textile machinery society of Japan Memorial award The Studies on Clothing Comfort and Microclimate within Clothing
1989 OSAKA INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATION Industrial Technology Award sponsored by Osaka Industrial Research Association Commercial Development of Hollow Fiber Type Reverse Osmosis Module
1989 The society of chemical engineers, Japan The award of technology Commercial Development of Hollow Fiber Type Reverse Osmosis Module for one Pass Seawater Desalination
1988 Senken prize of synthetic fiber Development of Polyester Fabric "Geena®" of New Touch like a micro powder.
1984 The Institute of Electrostatics Japan Achievement Award Development and Practical Application of Electret air filters for indoor air-purifier
1984 The textile machinery society of Japan Commemorative Prize Thansfer Properties of Moisture / Heal Through Textile and Evaluation of Hand
1983 The Society of Fiber science and Technology, Japan The award of technology Development of Spun Micro-fiber Fabric "GOALYARN®"
1982 Development of Spun Micro-fiber Fabric "GOALYARN®" "Microclimate within Clothing" Concept and its Development
1982 The textile machinery society of Japan Industrial technology prize The Transfer Properties of Moisture and Heat through Clothing Materials
1982 OSAKA INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATION Industrial Technology Award sponsored by Osaka Industrial Research Association Study of "DIACOLOR®-AMY" for the Determination of Human -alfa-amylase Activity
1982 Water re-use promotion center The award of technology Hollow Fiber Type Reverse Osmosis Membrane Module "Hollosep®"
1982 Senken prize of synthetic fiber Development of Easy Dyeable Polyester "CALAFINE®"
1980 Senken Shinbun.Co.,Ltd. Industrial technology prize Schanfine®
1980 The Society of Fiber science and Technology, Japan The award of technology Manerd®
1980 The society of chemical engineers, Japan The award for outstanding technical development Active Carbon Fiber "K-filter"

1970s

Year of Award Name of Award Title
1979 Senken Shinbun.Co.,Ltd. Industrial technology prize ESMARBLE®
1979 The textile machinery society of Japan Original Paper Prize Study on Washing of Fabrics
1978 Senken Shinbun.Co.,Ltd. Prize of synthetic fiber The Development on Excellent Settable Polyester "CERES®-2" Filament Yarn
1978 The Society of Fiber science and Technology, Japan The award of technology Active Carbon Fiber
1977 The textile machinery society of Japan Industrial technology prize Naturally Crimped Polypropylene Fiber Produced by Antisymmetric Quench Technique.
1976 The textile machinery society of Japan Original Paper Prize Theoretical Analysis of Melt Spinning -Velocity Profile within a Filament and Draw Resonance as a Limit Cycle-
1976 Theoretical Analysis of Melt Spinning -Velocity Profile within a Filament and Draw Resonance as a Limit Cycle- Commercial Development of Polyethylene Terephtalate from pure Terephtalic Acid and Ethylene Oxide
1976 Kinki chemical society, Japan Kinka award in chemical technology Commercial Development of Polyethylene Terephtalate from Terephtalic Acid and Ethylene Oxide
1975 The Society of Fiber science and Technology, Japan The Society of Fiber S&T, Japan Prize for New Fiber technology Flame-retardant Polyester Fiber "HEIM®"
1973 Kinki chemical society, Japan Kinka award in chemical technology Development of Flame-retardant Polyester "HEIM®"
1973 The textile machinery society of Japan Industrial technology prize Study on Spreading Multifilament Yarns by Electro-static Method
1973 The textile machinery society of Japan Original Paper Prize Melt Spinning of Poly-xyleneadipamide
1973 The society of polymer science, Japan The award of technology Studies and Development on Protain Grafted Polyacrylonitryl Fiber "Chinon®"
1972 Kinki chemical society, Japan Kinka award in chemical technology Studies and Development on Protain Grafted Polyacrylonitryl Fiber "Chinon®"
1972 The textile machinery society of Japan Original Paper Prize Study on the Hand
1972 The textile machinery society of Japan Memorial award Theoretical Analysis of Melt-Spinning Process, Mechanical Properties of Textile and Evaluation of Hand
1970 The society of polymer science, Japan The award of the society of polymer science, Japan Theoretical Analysis of Melt-and Dry-Spinning Processes

1960s

Year of Award Name of Award Title
1968 The chemical society of Japan award for technical development Research and Development on Polyurethane Fiber "ESPA®"
1966 The textile machinery society of Japan Original Paper Prize Studies on Melt Spinning
1965 Kinki chemical society, Japan Kinka award industrial technology Research and Studies on Polyurethane Fiber "ESPA®"