1991 Fiscal Year Final Research Report Summary
Historical Landscape of Japan from the Air (II)
Grant-in-Aid for General Scientific Research (B)
|Allocation Type||Single-year Grants |
|Research Institution||Nara Women's University |
TAKEHISA Yoshihiko Nara Women's University, Faculty of Letters, Prof. -> 奈良女子大学, 文学部, 教授 (10031668)
OGATA Noboru Nara Women's University, Faculty of Letters, Assoc. Prof., 文学部, 助教授 (30160740)
SOHMA Hidehiro Nara Women's University, Faculty of Letters, Assoc. Prof., 文学部, 助教授 (90196999)
TOMATSURI Yumio Nara Women's University, Faculty of Letters, Assoc. Prof., 文学部, 助教授 (60032322)
SENDA Minoru Nara Women's University, Faculty of Letters, Prof., 文学部, 教授 (20079403)
FUNAKOSHI Akio Nara Women's University, Faculty of Letters, Prof., 文学部, 教授 (80027531)
|Project Period (FY)
1990 – 1991
|Keywords||Aerial photography / Reconstruction of historical landscape / Ancient national road / Moated settlement / Climatic landscape / Mountain village / Urban study / Satellite image|
The staff members of the department of geography, Nara Women's University, already reported their results of the study on Japanese historical landscape using aerial photographs in March, 1989. In order to make further research on the same subject, the study of this time has been made by the same members.
Most of the study have been made by utilizing conventional black-and-white images, however, some works are the results interpretation of natural colour aerial photographs and satellite images.
Main subjects of each member of present study are as follows.
M. Senda studied prehistoric and ancient landscape.
Y. Takehisa studied ancient national road and site of a station.
Y. Tomatsuri studied ancient landscape and castle town.
H. Sohma studied site of an ancient temple and climatic landscape.
A. Sekido studied mountain villages.
N. Ogata studied vegetation cover and new town in Tokyo.
A. Funakosi studied history of aerial photography in Japan.
Research Products (2 results)