|Month||Awarding Institution||Commendations||Matters for Commendation|
|11||Nikkei Inc.||2009 Nikkei Global Environmental Technology Award||Technology development of short cycle-time process for integrated CFRP (Carbon fiber reinforced plastic) parts|
|Japan International SAMPE Symposium & Exhibition||JISSE-11 Best Paper Award||Thermoplastic press sheet with in-plane random and dispersed carbon fibers|
|Japanese Society of Neuropsychopharmacology||2009 JSNP Best Paper Award||Effect of TRK-820, a selective kappa opioid receptor agonist, on scratching behavior in an animal model of atopic dermatitis.|
|Japan Institute of Invention and Innovation||2009 Kinki Regional Invention Award
"The Incentive Award for Invention by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology"
|Japan Society for Artificial Organs||Original Award in the 47th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Artificial Organs|