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Kosaku Kurata Last modified date:2017.07.27

Associate Professor / Thermal Engineering / Department of Mechanical Engineering / Faculty of Engineering


Papers
1. Kosaku Kurata, Seiji Nomura, Hiroshi Takamatsu, Three-dimensional analysis of irreversible electroporation: Estimation of thermal and non-thermal damage, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 72, 66-74, 2014.05.
2. Hiroshi Takamatsu, Takanobu Fukunaga, Yuki Tanaka, Kosaku Kurata, Koji Takahashi, Micro-beam sensor for detection of thermal conductivity of gases and liquids, Sensors and Actuators A, 206, 10-16, 2014.02.
3. Syamsul Hadi, Mamoru Nishitani, Agung Tri Wijayanta, Takanobu Fukunaga, Kosaku Kurata, Hiroshi Takamatsu, Contact measurement of thermal conductivity and thermal diffusivity of solid materials: Experimental validation of feasibility with a prototype sensor, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 69, 256-263, 2014.02.
4. Kosaku Kurata, Ryo Ueno, Masahiro Matsushita, Takanobu Fukunaga, Hiroshi Takamatsu, Experimental and Analytical Studies on Contact Irreversible Electroporation for Superficial Tumor Treatment, Journal of Biomechanical Science and Engineering, 8, 4, 306-318, 2013.12.
5. Takashi Kono, Yasunori Ayukawa, Yasuko Moriyama, Kosaku Kurata, Hiroshi Takamatsu, Kiyoshi Koyano, The effect of low-magnitude, high-frequency vibration stimuli on the bone healing of rat incisor extraction socket, Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 134, 9, 091001(6 pages), 2012.09.
6. Kosaku Kurata, Takashi Yoshii, Satoru Uchida, Takanobu Fukunaga, Hiroshi Takamatsu, Visualization of electroporation-induced temperature rise using temperature-sensitive ink, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 55, 23-24, 7207-7212, 2012.08.
7. Syamsul Hadi, Mamoru Nishitani, Agung Tri Wijayanta, Kosaku Kurata, Hiroshi Takamatsu, Measurement of Thermal Conductivity and Thermal Diffusivity of Solid Materials Using a Novel Stamp Sensor: A Feasibility Study with Numerical Analysis, Journal of Thermal Science and Technology, 7, 4, 536-548, 2012.08.
8. Kosaku Kurata, Masahiro Matsushita, Takashi Yoshii, Takanobu Fukunaga, Hiroshi Takamatsu, Effect of Irreversible Electroporation on Three-Dimensional Cell Culture Model, Proceedings of the 34th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 179-182, 2012.08.
9. Gang Zhao, Kosaku Kurata, Hiroshi Takamatsu, Measurement of Membrane Hydraulic Conductivity of Bovine Carotid Artery Endothelial Cells Using A Perfusion Microscope, CryoLetters, 33, 3, 231-239, 2012.03.
10. Tomoki Nakashima, Mikihito Hayashi, Takanobu Fukunaga, Kosaku Kurata, Masatsugu Oh-hora, Jian Q Feng, Lynda F Bonewald, Tatsuhiko Kodama, Anton Wutz, Erwin F Wagner, Josef M Penninger, Hiroshi Takayanagi, Evidence for osteocyte regulation of bone homeostasis through RANKL expression, Nature Medicine, 17, 1231-1234, 2011.11.
11. Kosaku Kurata, Hiroshi Takamatsu, Effect of Hyperthermal Treatment on the Viability of Bone-Derived Cells, Journal of Biomechanical Science and Engineering, 6, 2, 101-113, 2011.04.
12. Hiroshi Takamatsu, Toshiyuki Tanaka, Yusaku Furuya, Satoru Uchida, Kosaku Kurata, Koji Takahashi, Preliminary Study of the Measurement of Thermal Conductivity of Fluids with a Micro-Beam MEMS Sensor, Proceedings of the 9th Asian Thermophysical Properties Conference, 2010.10.
13. Hideshi Miura, Kenta Okawachi, Hyun-Goo Kang, Fujio Tsumori, Kosaku Kurata, Nobuhiro Arimoto, Laser Forming of Ti-6Al-7Nb Alloy Powder Compacts for Medical Devices, Materials Science Forum, Vols. 654-656, pp. 2057-2060, 2010.06.
14. Hideshi Miura, Kenta Okawachi, Hyun-Goo Kang, Fujio Tsumori, Kosaku Kurata, Nobuhiro Arimoto, Laser Forming Technique For Medical Devices of Ti Alloy powders, Proceeding of the 13th International Conference on Metal Forming, pp.1308-1311, 2010.05.
15. S. Imai, T.J. Heino, A. Hienola, K. Kurata, K. B?ki, Y. Matsusue, H.K. V??n?nen, H. Rauvala, Osteocyte-derived HB-GAM (pleiotrophin) is associated with bone formation and mechanical loading, Bone, Vol.44, No.5, pp.785-794, 2009.05.
16. T. Fukunaga, K. Kurata, J. Matsuda, H. Higaki, Effects of strain magnitude on mechanical responses of three-dimensional gel-embedded osteocytes studied with a novel 10-well elastic chamber, Journal of Biomechanical Science and Engineering, Vol.3, No.1, pp.13-24, 2008.02.
17. K. KURATA, H. TANIGUCHI, T. FUKUNAGA, J. MATSUDA, H. HIGAKI, Development of a compact microbubble generator and its usefulness for three-dimensional osteoblastic cell culture, Journal of Biomechanical Science and Engineering, Vol.2, No.4, pp.166-177, 2007.10.
18. K. KURATA, T. FUKUNAGA, J. MATSUDA, H. HIGAKI, Role of mechanically damaged osteocytes in the initial phase of bone remodeling, International Journal of Fatigue, Vol.29, No.6, pp.1010-1018, 2007.06.
19. N. TSUKAMOTO, T. MAEDA, H. MIURA, S. JINGUSHI, A. HOSOKAWA, K. HARIMAYA, H. HIGAKI, K. KURATA, Y. IWAMOTO, Repetitive tensile stress to rat caudal vertebrae inducing cartilage formation in the spinal ligaments: a possible role of mechanical stress in the development of ossification of the spinal ligaments, Journal of Neurosurgery Spine, Vol.5, No.3, pp.234-242, 2006.09.
20. K. KURATA, T. J. HEINO, H. HIGAKI, H. K. V__N_NEN, Bone marrow cell differentiation induced by mechanically damaged osteocytes in 3D gel-embedded culture, Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, Vol.21, No.4, pp.616-625, 2006.04.
21. K. KURATA, H. HIGAKI, H. MIURA, T. MAWATARI, T. MURAKAMI, Y. IWAMOTO, Influences of newly formed woven bone on tissue stresses in rat caudal vertebrae subjected to mechanical loading: A study based on morphological measurement using a micro-CT and computational stress analysis, JSME International Journal, Series C, 45, 2, Vol.45, No.2, pp.558-566, 2002.06.
22. K. KURATA, T. UEMURA, A. NEMOTO, T. TATEISHI, T. MURAKAMI, H. HIGAKI, H. MIURA, Y. IWAMOTO, Mechanical strain effect on bone resorbing activity and mRNA expressions of marker enzymes in isolated osteoclast culture, Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 16, 4, Vol.16, No.4, pp.722-730, 2001.04.
23. K. KURATA, H. HIGAKI, H. MIURA, T. MURAKAMI, Y. IWAMOTO, Alteration of mechanical properties of remodeling bone adapted to mechanical stimuli, JSME International Journal, Series C, 43, 4, Vol.43, No.4, pp.822-829, 2000.12.
24. T. MAWATARI, H. MIURA, H. HIGAKI, T. MORO-OKA, K. KURATA, T. MURAKAMI, Y. IWAMOTO, Effect of vitamin K2 on three-dimensional trabecular microarchitecture in ovariectomized rats, Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 15, 9, Vol.15, No.9, pp.1810-1817, 2000.09.
25. K. KURATA, H. HIGAKI, H. MIURA, T. MAWATARI, T. MURAKAMI, Y. IWAMOTO, The morphological measurements with a micro CT and the stress analyses of the adaptive remodeling by applied mechanical stimuli in rat caudal vertebrae, JSME International Journal, Series C, 42, 3, Vol.42, No.3, pp.492-500, 1999.09.
26. T. MAWATARI, H. MIURA, H. HIGAKI, K. KURATA, T. MORO-OKA, T. MURAKAMI, Y. IWAMOTO, Quantitative analysis of three-dimensional complexity and connectivity changes in trabecular microarchitecture in relation to aging, menopause, and inflammation, Journal of Orthopaedic Science, Vol.4, pp. 431-438, 1999.04.