The Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI) is competitive research funding provided by the the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS). The KAKENHI is the major research funding from the Japanese government, without which the research was merely a day-dream for me. Its supports and encouragements are highly appreciated.
For the records of research supported in 1992-present:
For the records of research supported in 1983-1986: