- Whitney's trick for three 2-dimensional homology classes of 4-manifolds, Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 75 (1979), 365--371. [pdf available at the AMS site]
- The Matsumoto tripling for compact simply connected 4 manifolds, Tohoku Math. Journ. 31 (1979), 525--535 (joint with M. Kato et al.)
- Some new invariants of links, Invent. math. 54 (1979), 213--228 (joint with S. Kojima).
- L-groups of crystallographic groups, Invent. math. 88 (1987), 571--602. [See the errata "On controlled assembly maps" listed below.]
- Lattices of a Lie group and Seifert fibrations, Michigan Math. J. 35 (1988), 215--225.
- L-groups of virtually polycyclic groups, Topol. and its Appl. 33 (1989), 223--233.
- Maps between orbifolds, Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 109 (1990), 223--232. [Errata, Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 115 (1992), 875.
- Symmetric and quadratic complexes with geometric control, Proc. of TGRC-KOSEF 3 (1993), 139--152 (joint with A. Ranicki)
- Controlled K-theory, Topol. and its Appl. 61 (1995), 1--59. (joint with A. Ranicki) [For details of computation, see CK-memo.pdf.]
- Controlled L-theory (preliminary announcement),
*Surgery and geometric Topology, Proceedings of the 1996 Josai Conference*, Special Issues of Science Bulletin of Josai University 2 (1997) 119 -- 136 (joint with A.Ranicki) - Stability in Controlled L-theory, Geometry and Topology Monographs Vol.9: Exotic homology manifolds -- Oberwolfach 2003 (2006) pp. 67 -- 86. (joint with E.K.Pedersen)
- Controlled L-theory, Geometry and Topology Monographs Vol.9: Exotic homology manifolds -- Oberwolfach 2003 (2006) pp. 105 -- 153. (joint with A. Ranicki)
- 3-manifolds and 4-dimensional surgery,
in
*Intelligence of Low Dimensional Topology 2006*(eds. J. Scott Carter et al.), pp. 361 -- 366, 2007 World Scientific Publishing Co. (previously titled "Knots, links and 4-dimensional surgery", revised and renamed on Aug. 22, 2006) - On controlled assembly maps, RIMS Kôkyûroku Bessatsu B39 (2013), 197--214.
- "Winding numbers of regular closed curves on aspherical surfaces" revised on August 10, 2017. (preprint)
- "Whitney-type formula for non-null-homotopic curves on aspherical surfaces" revised on September 28, 2017. (preprint)

- On Surfaces in $S^3$, a talk at the RIMS Conference "Position Problem of Surfaces and Related Topics" (Sept. 1976).
- On Unorientable Surfaces in $S^3$, a talk at the RIMS Conference "Knots and Three Dimensional Manifolds" (Sept. 1978).
- Controlled Surgery Theory, Suugaku {\bf 50}, 1998, 282--292.
[English TranslationFControlled Surgery Theory, Sugaku Expositions
**13**, 2000, 113--124.] - Relatively simple chain complexes, Surikaisekikenkyusho Kokyuroku No. 1290 (2002), 104--107. This material was supposed to be included in the controlled K-theory paper.
- Surgery Theory and Geometry, a survey talk presented at the conference
"Toward the Future of the Topology of Manifolds", 10 Oct. 2004.

[manuscript(Japanese pdf-file)] [pdf-file for presentation(English)] - Controlled surgery with good local fundamental groups, talk at the RIMS conference " New Evolution of Transformation Group Theory", 6 June -- 10 June, 2005.
- Hyperbolic knots and 4-dimensional surgery, a short note written in January, 2006. This is now obsolete. Get "3-manifolds and 4-dimensional surgery" (written in the summer of 2006) instead.
- "Knots, Homology, and Surgery", lectures at Okayama University, 18 and 25 Jan. 2006.
- "Knots and 4-dimensional surgery", a talk at the RIMS conference "Methods of transfornmation group theory", 22 May -- 26 May, 2006. [Decomposition of link complements-- manuscript for RIMS Kokyuroku]
- "Knots and 4-dimensional topological surgery", a talk at Hiroshima University, 23 July 2006. [pdf file for presentation:obsolete]
- A user's guide to the algebraic theory of surgery, a talk at Oberwolfach (Aug. 2006). [This is based on a memo I made while studying Ranicki's book " Algebraic L-theory and Topological Manifolds"]
- Surgery Theory in the 60's, pdf file of the slides for the talk at "Kinosaki School / Topology in the 60's" (March 12 -- 15, 2007).
- Assembly in Surgery, a talk at the RIMS conference "The Theory of Transformnation Groups and its Applications", 28 May -- 1 June, 2007.
- Local indices of a vector field at boundary singularities, a talk at the RIMS conference "Geometry of Transformation Groups and Related Topics", 19 May -- 23 May, 2008. (joint with H. Kamae)
- Shujutsu Riron no Nyumon (An introduction to surgery theory), a talk at "Workshop on Casson-Freedman Theory", 17 --20 October, 2009
- Local indices of vector fields, a talk at the Transformation Group Theory Workshop at Yamaguchi University, 14 February. 2010.
- On simplicial coordinate systems, a talk at the RIMS conference "Transformation Groups and Surgery Theory", 30 August -- 3 September, 2010. [Squeezing on a Certain L-spaces: manuscript for the proceedings based on the talk above.]
- Squeezing on an L-theory spectrum, a talk at "Workshop on Transformation Group Theory in Honor of Yasuhiko Kitada" (Campus Plaza Kyoto), February 12, 2011.
- Squeezing on a certain L-homology spectrum, a talk at the RIMS conference "Geometry of Transformation Groups and Combinatorics", June 13 -- 17, 2011.
- On Controlled Assembly Maps, a talk at the RIMS conference Developments of the geometry of transformation groups, 28 May -- 1 June, 2012.
- On 2-Spheres in Simply-connected 4-Manifolds, a talk at the symposium "Structures and Symmetries on Manifolds", (Okinawa-ken Seinen-Kaikan, Naha), March 12, 2013.
- On Squeezing, Univ. of Tokyo, June 27, 2014
- A Rigidity Result by Guentner-Tessera-Yu (in Japanese), "A Workshop on Novikov Conjecture" (Okayama University of Science, Okayama) , March 27, 2015.
- Rotation Numbers of Regular Closed Curves on Conformally Euclidean Surfaces (in Japanese), Spring Algebraic Topology Seminar -- Geometric Approaches (Okayama University of Science, Okayama), March 25--26, 2015.

- The union of quadratic complexes. This is a note I made trying to understand Andrew Ranicki's union construction of quadratic complexes, which is essential in the controlled L-theory paper.
- Splitting construction of quadratic Poincare complexes. This is a (still-not-finished) note I made trying to understand Andrew Ranicki's splitting construction of quadratic Poincare complexes, which is also essential in the controlled L-theory paper.
- Elementary Controlled Homotopy Theory. This is also an unfinished manuscript.
- Local indices of a vector field at an isolated zero on the boundary (the 4th version, joint with H. Kamae)

- "Decomposition of Spaces into Simplices and Cells", Senior Thesis of Sachiko Tamura and Rie Namba (February 2006), in Japanese.
- "Knots and Bands", Senior Thesis of Rie Kanei, Mutsumi Shiraishi, Keisuke Nakaba, and Takanobu Maitani (February 2007), in Japanese.
- A Study on Topology of Surfaces, Knots and Manifolds, Senior Thesis of Mie Kataoka, Takuya Kinoshita, Yasuaki Kimura, Suguru Naito, and Yukari Yamaguchi (February 2008), in Japanese
- Vector Fields and Hair Whirls, Senior Thesis of Yoshitaka Izumi and Hiroaki Kamae (February 2008), in Japanese
- On Nukaga's Theorem, (A part of) Senior Thesis of J. Yoshinaga, S. Wakisaka, and H. Watanabe (February 2009), in Japanese. [English version]
- Rotation Numbers of Closed Curves on Spherical and Euclidean Surfaces, Senior Thesis of C. Hanaoka, S. Sakaguchi, T. Teraoka, K. Tsuro, S. Uehara, M. Yatsuka, T. Yokota (February 2016).