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Yasuhiro Mitani Last modified date:2018.06.11

Professor / Geotechnology
Faculty of Engineering


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E-Mail
Phone
092-802-3399
Fax
092-802-3396
Academic Degree
Dr. of Engineering
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
No
Field of Specialization
Rock Engineering, Environmental Geo-technology,Geographic Information System (GIS), Geo-Spatial Information Science
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
00years10months
Outline Activities
The Environmental Geotechnology Division, Department of Civil Engineering, Kyushu University, focuses its research on solving the geoenvironmental problems induced by construction of social capital and development of natural resources under difficult circumstances of natural environments, and is putting effort to establish a new geoenviromental science field for desirable environment creation.

Research Topics:
Basically research for Evaluation of Geotechnical Materials
Geo-Environmental Assessment using GIS
Development of Natural Hazard and Risk Assessment methods using GIS
Research
Research Interests
  • Research on disaster recovery and prevention about the Heavy rain disasters in the Northern part of Kyushu
    keyword : disaster, disaster prevention
    2017.07~2018.06.
  • Research on the regional Disaster Prevention
    keyword : Disaster prevention, GIS, Geographin Infomation
    2013.05~2020.05.
  • Research on the Hazard and Risk Management Method
    keyword : Hazard Map, Risk Management
    2012.04~2020.03.
  • Assesment of Flood Hazard in Thailand
    keyword : Flood Hazard, Thailand
    2012.04~2015.03.
  • Research on the characteristic of Sediment Discharge in Mimi-River
    keyword : Sedimentation, Discharge, GIS
    2012.04~2020.03.
  • Utilization of Geographic Information System for Local Government
    keyword : GIS,Local Government
    2010.04~2020.03.
  • Research on the water management in semi arid area
    keyword : water management, underground water
    2010.05~2020.03.
  • Research on Road maintenance and management system using GIS
    keyword : maintenace, manegement, GIS
    2009.06~2020.03.
  • Research on Carbon Dioxide Strage in Rock
    keyword : Carbon Dioxide Storage
    2008.04~2020.03.
  • Research on Nature Restration for Japanese Ibis using GIS
    keyword : GIS, Nipponia Nippon, Nature Registration
    2007.04~2012.03.
  • Assessment of the Effect on Water Inflow by Tunnel Excavation
    keyword : Water inflow, Undergroundwater, Tunnel Excavation
    2004.04~2010.03.
  • Research on the Construction of Facility Management System using GIS
    keyword : Facility Management, GIS
    2003.04~2010.03.
  • Assessment of River Turbidity and its Contributeng Factors
    keyword : Turbility water, Dam
    2005.04~2012.03.
  • Research on the maintenance and management for the infrastructure
    keyword : infrastructure, management
    2005.04~2020.03Research on the construction and management of infrastructure for the sustanable development.
  • Application of Geographic Information System (GIS)
    keyword : GIS, Environmental System
    2000.04~2020.03Application of Geographic information System.
  • Research on Shear-Flow Coupling Properties of Rock Joint
    keyword : Rock Joint, Shear-Flow Coupling property
    1999.10~2015.03Shear-Flow coupling properties of rock joint.
  • Evaluation of instability and development of design method of discontinuous rock mass
    keyword : jointed rock, rock slope
    2000.04~2008.03Evaluation of instability and development of design method of discontinuous rock mass.
Academic Activities
Reports
1. Tsuneo SEKIJIMA, Yoichi KAWAGUCHI, Tadashi MIYASHITA, Yasuhiro MITANI, Ryugo WATANABE, Restoration scenario and capacity building for resettlement Crested Ibis, 2010.12.
Papers
1. Yuki Okajima, Yasuhiro Mitani, Hiro Ikemi, and Ibrahim Djamaluddin, Participatory Surveying System for Specialists and Utilization of Geoportal, Journal of Disaster Research, 2017.06.
2. Poppy Indrayani, Yasuhiro Mitani, Ibrahim Djamaluddin, Hiro Ikemi, A GIS Based Evaluation of Land Use Changes and Ecological Connectivity Index, Geoplanning : Journal of Geomatics and Planning, 10.14719/geoplanning, 2016.10.
3. Hiroyuki Honda, Keigo Kitamura, Shinnosuke Takaki, Hiro Ikemi, Yasuhiro Mitani, Measurement of electrical impedance and P-wave velocity of a low permeable sandstone core during the displacement of saturated brine by CO2 injection, Energy Procedia, 10.1016/j.egypro, 2017.03.
4. Yasuhiro Mitani, Hiro Ikemi, A GIS Based Evaluation of Land Use Changes and Ecological Connectivity Index, Journal of Geomatics and Planning, 4, 1, 9-18, 2017.01.
5. Yasuhiro Mitani, Djamaluddin I, Indrayani, P, Tetsukazu Yahara, Geographic Information System (GIS) Web Server for Biodiversity Information System, 2015.12.
6. Ning Jia, Yasuhiro Mitani, Mowen Xie, DJAMALUDDIN IBRAHIM, Shallow landslide hazard assessment using a three-dimensional deterministic model in a mountainous area, Computers and Geotechnics, 45, 9, 1-10, 2012.09.
7. Yukinori Furukawa, Kazuo Fukudome, Yasuhiro Mitani, Effects of Improving Durability of Concrete by AQUA CURTAIN Curing and Its Application – Development of the New Wet Curing Method, Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture, 6, 5, 574-585, 2012.05.
8. Ibrahim DJAMALUDDIN, Yasuhiro. MITANI, Hiro IKEMI, A GIS-based computational method for simulating the components of 3D dynamic ground subsidence during the process of undermining, International Journal of Geomechanics, 12, 1, 43-53, 2012.01.
9. Ardy ARSYAD, Yasuhiro MITANI, Hiro IKEMI, Kataru KUZE, Shiro OURA, Experimental and numerical study on the behavior of supercritical CO2 injection to low permeable rocks, Proceedings of the 12th International Congress of Rock Mechanics (ISRM), CD-ROM, 2011.10.
10. Jia NING, Yasuhiro MITANI, Ibrahim DJAMALUDDIN Hiro IKEMI, Evaluation of slope hazards stability and failure probability in a mountainous area along a highway, Proceedings of the 12th International Congress of Rock Mechanics (ISRM), CD-ROM, 2011.10.
11. Yasuhiro MITANI, Ardy ARSYAD, Hiro IKEMI, Kataru KUZE, Shiro OURA, A new flow pump permeability test applied on supercritical CO2 injection to low permeable rocks, International Journal of the Japan Committee for Rock Mechanics, 7, 1, 25-31, 2011.01.
12. Yoshihiro MIYAKE, Keiko TANAKA, Hiroshi FUJIWARA, Yasuhiro MITANI, Hiroaki IKEMI, Satoshi SASAKI, Yukihiro OHYA and Yoshio HIROTA, Residential proximity to main roads during pregnancy and the risk of allergic disorders in Japanese infants: The Osaka Maternal and Child Health Study, Journal of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Vol. 21, pp.22–28, 2010.01.
13. Yasuhiro MITANI, Tetsuro ESAKI, Hiroaki IKEMI, Tetsushi KURAKAWA, Assessment of the Effect on Water Inflow by Tunnel Excavation Using GIS, Proceedings of the 2009 Korea-Japan Joint Symposium on Rock Engineering, pp.103-113, 2009.10.
14. Yasuhiro MITANI, Tetsuro ESAKI, Hiro IKEMI, Yuuya YAMAGAMI, Kouji IKUSADA, Development of a shear–flow coupling test method for a natural rock joint, Proceedings of the San Francisco 2008 (The 42th US Rock Mechanics Symposiumu, The 2nd US-Canada Rock Mechanics Symposium), CD-ROM, 2008.06.
15. Yasuhiro MITANI, Tetsuro ESAKI, Hiro IKEMI, Frederic Vallier, Numerical examination of flow mechanism during shear in a rock joint, Proceedings of the 11th ISRM Congress, pp.373-376, 2007.07.
Membership in Academic Society
  • GIS Association of Japan
  • Japanese Society of Civil Engineering
  • The Japanese Comitee for Rock Mechanics
  • Japanese Geotechnical Society
  • Japan Electric Power Civil Engineering Society
  • Japanese Engineering Geology and Environment
Awards
  • It is my distinct pleasure to inform you that Kyushu University has been selected to receive a Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) award at the 30th Annual ESRI International User Conference (UC). This award is given to user sites around the world to recognize outstanding work with GIS technology. Your organization stood out from more than 100,000 others.
Educational
Educational Activities
Environmental Geotechnology, Applied Geo-technology, Surveying & Mapping, Geography on Civil Engineering,
Geo-environmental System Engineering, Geo-Infomatix