Research Institute for Humanity and Nature

Staff Profile

NameTERAMURA Hirofumi
AffiliationResearch Institute for Humanity and Nature
PositionProject Researcher
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Year of Birth1977
Academic CareerDepartment of Archaeology, Faculty of Letters, Okayama University (2000)
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (Master's Course), Okayama University (2002)
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (Doctor's Course), Okayama University (2005)
Professional CareerInstructor, Faculty of Culture and Information Science, Doshisha University (2005)
Project Researcher, Research Institule for Humanity and Nature (2007)
Higher DegreesD. Lit (Okayama University, 2005)
M. Lit (Okayama University, 2002)
Fields of SpecializationArchaeology
Academic Society MembershipsSociety of Archaeological Studies
Japan Society for Archaeological Information
GIS Association of Japan




Hirofumi Teramura, and Takao Uno 2006 Spatial Analyses of Harappan Urban Settlements. Shinde, V. et al (ed.) Ancient Asia. Reesha Books International.


【Original Articles】

Teramura, H., Y. Kondo, T. Uno, A. Kanto, T. Kishida, and H. Sakai 2008,08 Archaeology with GIS in the Indus Project.. Osada, T. and A. Uesugi (ed.) Linguistics, Archaeology and the Human Past.. Occasional Paper, 5. RIHN, Indus Project, Kyoto, pp.45-102.

Research Presentations

【Oral Presentation】

Hirofumi TERAMURA and Takao UNO 3D modeling of seals and seal impressions excavated at Kanmer. BHUJ ROUND TABLE; International Conference on Gujarat Harappans & Chalcolithic Cultures, 2010.01.28-2010.01.31, Bhuj, Gujarat, India.

Hirofumi TERAMURA and Takao UNO GIS applications in the Indus Project, RIHN -Case studies in progress at Kanmer and Farmana, India. 19TH CONGRESS OF THE INDO-PACIFIC PREHISTORY ASSOCIATION, 2009.11.29-2009.12.05, Vietnam, Hanoi.

【Poster Presentation】

Hirofumi TERAMURA, Takao UNO, J.S. KHARAKWAL, Y. S.RAWAT, Toshiki OSADA and Akinori UESUGI. Photogrammetric Survey at Kanmer, Kachchh, Gujarat.. ICSAA (19th International Conference on South Asian Archaeology), 2007.07.02-2007.07.06, The University of Bologna, Ravenna, Italy..