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Kohei Higashikawa Last modified date:2018.12.07



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092-802-3684
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092-802-3684
Academic Degree
Ph.D.
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
No
Field of Specialization
Applied Superconductivity
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
00years06months
Outline Activities
Researches on superconducting electric power applications: (1) electromagnetic behavior in superconducting materials, (2) diagnostics of superconducting wires, (3) design and demonstration of superconducting devices.
Research
Research Interests
  • Novel Superconducting Power System for Large-scale Introduction of Renewable Energies
    keyword : renewable energy, superconducting power system
    2017.10~2019.03.
  • Analysis of advanced electric power applications connected with power system
    keyword : power system analysis, HILS
    2013.04~2019.03.
  • Condition-based maintenance for superconducting electric power applications
    keyword : superconducting cable, superconducting coil
    2015.04~2019.03.
  • Nondestructive diagnostics for long superconducting wires and coils
    keyword : superconducting wire, superconducting coil
    2010.04~2019.03.
  • Development of analysis code for superconducting wires and coils
    keyword : finite element method, coupled analysis, AC loss
    2003.04~2019.03.
  • Visualization of local superconducting properties in superconducting material/wire
    keyword : Iron-based superconductor, MgB2 wire, joint, critical current density distribution
    2012.04~2019.03.
  • Characterization of transport properties in superconducting wires
    keyword : REBCO, BSCCO, E-J properties
    2003.10~2019.03.
  • Observation of local electromagnetic behavior in HTS wires
    keyword : current distribution, AC loss distribution, joint
    2009.01~2017.03.
  • Optimal design of HTS-SMES
    keyword : YBCO, SMES, finite element method, genetic algorithm
    2004.04~2008.03.
  • Study on cryogen and heat capacitor for HTS applications
    keyword : solid nitrogen, neon
    2002.04~2008.03.
  • Study on switching device for HTS applications
    keyword : MgB2
    2003.04~2006.03.
Academic Activities
Papers
1. J. Arai, K. Higashikawa, T. Koshizuka, H. Ikeda, N. Harid, A. Al-Durra, Feasibility study of superconducting cable application to oil/gas power supply network, IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, accepted for publication, 2018.08.
2. K. Higashikawa, M. Tajima, S. Urasaki, M. Inoue, Y. Fukumoto, M. Tomita, T. Kiss, Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation on Fault Current Limiting Operation of RE-123 Coated Conductors Under the Influence of Spatial Inhomogeneity, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 10.1109/TASC.2018.2815768, 28, 4, 5602405, 2018.06.
3. K. Higashikawa, T. Suzuki, M. Inoue, S. Fujita, Y. Iijima, T. Kiss, Current Capacity of Cu-Sheathed Multifilamentary Coated Conductors Under the Influence of Spatial Variation of Local Critical Currents in Each Filament, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 10.1109/TASC.2018.2794965, 28, 3, 4801205, 2018.04.
4. T. Suzuki, S. Oomura, K. Imamura, M. Inoue, K. Higashikawa, S. Awaji, K. Nakaoka, T. Izumi, T. Kiss, Enhancement of in-field critical current density of BaZrO3 added (Y, Gd)BCO coated conductors by using a multi-coating TFA-MOD method, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 10.1109/TASC.2017.2782695, 28, 4, 6600504, 2018.04.
5. K. Higashikawa, D. Uetsuhara, M. Inoue, S. Fujita, Y. Iijima, T. Kiss, Characterization of Local Critical Current Distribution in Multifilamentary Coated Conductor Based on Reel-to-Reel Scanning Hall-Probe Microscopy, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 10.1109/TASC.2016.2641238, 27, 4, 6603004, 2017.06.
6. K. Higashikawa, X. Guo, M. Inoue, Z. Jiang, R. Badcock, N. Long, T. Kiss, Characterization of Critical Current Distribution in Roebel Cable Strands Based on Reel-to-Reel Scanning Hall-Probe Microscopy, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 10.1109/TASC.2016.2639278, 27, 4, 8001404, 2017.06.
7. Y. Iijima, K. Kakimoto, M. Igarashi, S. Fujita, W. Hirata, S. Muto, T. Yoshida, Y. Adachi, M. Daibo, K. Naoe, T. Fukuzaki, K. Higashikawa, T. Kiss, S. Awaji, BMO-Doped REBCO-Coated Conductors for Uniform In-Field I-c by Hot-Wall PLD Process Using IBAD Template, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 10.1109/TASC.2017.2660305, 27, 4, 6602804, 2017.06.
8. T. Kiss, M. Inoue, K. Higashikawa, T. Suzuki, L. Lyu, K. Takasaki, K. Imamura, Y. Onodera, D. Uetsuhara, A. Ibi, T. Izumi, H. Kitaguchi, Comparison between Bi-2223 tape and RE-123 coated conductor from the view point of current transport properties influencing thermal stability, Cryogenics, 80, 221-228, 2016.12.
9. C. Kurihara, S. Fujita, N. Nakamura, M. Igarashi, Y. Iijima, K. Higashikawa, D. Uetsuhara, T. Kiss, M. Iwakuma, Multi-filamentary REBCO tapes fabricated by scratching a buffer layer along the tape longitudinal direction, Physica C, 530, 68-71, 2016.11.
10. K. Higashikawa, S. Urasaki, M. Inoue, M. Tomita, T. Kiss, Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation of Superconducting Devices for DC Electric Railway Systems Based on a Real-Time Digital Simulator, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 26, 4, 5402104, 2016.06.
11. K. Higashikawa, H. Tatara, M. Inoue, S. Ye, A. Matsumoto, H. Kumakura, T. Kiss, Magnetic Microscopy for Nondestructive Characterization of Local Critical Current Distribution in MgB2 Wires with Magnetic Sheath Materials, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 10.1109/TASC.2016.2516902, 26, 3, 6200804, 2016.04.
12. M. Inoue, H. Tatara, K. Higashikawa, S.J. Ye, A. Matsumoto, H. Kumakura, T. Kiss, Three-Dimensional Analysis of MgB2 Wire by use of X-ray Micro-Tomography, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 26, 6201004, 2016.04.
13. K. Kimura, R. Hironaga, T. Nakamura, Y. Takahashi, T. Koizumi, T. Hasegawa, K. Higashikawa, M. Inoue, T. Kiss, M. Yoshizumi, T. Izumi, Y. Shiohara, Development of REBCO Coated Conductors by TFA-MOD Method with High Properties in Magnetic Fields, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 10.1109/TASC.2014.2380773, 25, 3, 6604204, 2015.06.
14. M. Inoue, K. Tanaka, K. Imamura, K. Higashikawa, K. Kimura, Y. Takahashi, T. Koizumi, T. Hasegawa, S. Awaji, K. Watanabe, M. Yoshizumi, T. Izumi, T. Kiss, Current Transport Properties of TFA-MOD Processed Long-length YxGd1-xBa2Cu3Oy Coated Conductor Doped with BaZrO3 Artificial Pinning Centers, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 10.1109/TASC.2014.2387054, 25, 3, 6605804, 2015.06.
15. K. Furukawa, K. Higashikawa, K. Imado, M. Inoue, M. Kikuchi, S. Kobayashi, T. Nakamura, K. Hayashi, K. Sato, M. Tomita, T. Kiss, Influence of Internal Magnetic Field Distribution on Critical Currents in a Single and Assembled Bi-2223 Tapes, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 10.1109/TASC.2014.2365415, 25, 3, 6400204, 2015.06.
16. K. Higashikawa, A. Yamamoto, T. Kiss, S. Ye, A. Matsumoto, H. Kumakura, Magnetic microscopy for characterization of local critical current in iron-sheathed MgB2 wires, Physica C, 504, 62-64, 2014.09.
17. K. Kimura, R. Hironaga, Y. Takahashi, T. Nakanishi, T. Koizumi, T. Hasegawa, K. Higashikawa, M. Inoue, T. Kiss, T. Kato, T. Nakamura, M. Yoshizumi, T. Izumi, Y. Shiohara, Development of REBCO Coated Conductors by TFA-MOD Method With High Characteristic in Magnetic Field, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 23, 3, 6601704, 2013.06.
18. K. Shiohara, K. Higashikawa, M. Inoue, T. Kiss, Y. Iijima, T. Saitoh, M. Yoshizumi, T. Izumi, Measurement of in-plane magnetic relaxation in RE-123 coated conductors by use of scanning Hall probe microscopy, Physica C, 484, 139-141, 2013.01.
19. H. Tobita, K. Notoh, K. Higashikawa, M. Inoue, T. Kiss, T. Kato, T. Hirayama, M. Yoshizumi, T. Izumi, Y. Shiohara, Fabrication of BaHfO3 doped GdBa2Cu3O7−δ coated conductors with the high Ic of 85 A/cm-w under 3 T at liquid nitrogen temperature (77 K), Superconductor Science and Technology, 25, 6, 062002, 2012.06.
20. K. Higashikawa, M. Inoue, T. Kawaguchi, K. Shiohara, K. Imamura, T. Kiss, Y. Iijima, K. Kakimoto, T. Saitoh, T. Izumi, Scanning Hall-probe microscopy system for two-dimensional imaging of critical current density in RE-123 coated conductors, Physica C, 471, 21-22, 1036-1040, 2011.11.
21. K. Shiohara, K. Higashikawa, T. Kawaguchi, M. Inoue, T. Kiss, M. Yoshizumi, T. Izumi, Measurement of local critical currents in TFA-MOD processed coated conductors by use of scanning Hall-probe microscopy, Physica C, 471, 21-22, 1041-1044, 2011.11.
22. M. Inoue, R. Fuger, K. Higashikawa, T. Kiss, S. Awaji, M. Namba, K. Watanabe, Y. Iijima, T. Saitoh, T. Izumi, In-field current transport properties of 600 A-class GdBa2Cu3O7−δ coated conductor utilizing IBAD template, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 21, 3, 3206-3209, 2011.06.
23. K. Higashikawa, Y. Honda, M. Inoue, M. Iwakuma, T. Kiss, K. Nakao, Y. Yamada, T. Izumi, Spatially-resolved measurement on time-dependent electromagnetic behavior in alternating current carrying coated conductor, Physica C, 470, 20, 1280-1283, 2010.11.
24. Y. Honda, K. Higashikawa, M. Inoue, T. Kiss, N. Ayai, M. Kikuchi, K. Hayashi, K. Sato, Study on critical current distribution in CT-OP Bi-2223 tape based on the scanning Hall probe magnetic microscopy, Physica C, 470, 20, 1377-1379, 2010.11.
25. M. Inoue, R. Fuger, K. Higashikawa, T. Kiss, M. Namba, S. Awaji, K. Watanabe, A. Ibi, S. Miyata, Y. Yamada, T. Izumi, Current transport property in GdBCO coated conductor with artificial pinning centers in a wide range of temperature, magnetic field up to 27 T, and field angle, Physica C, 470, 20, 1292-1294, 2010.11.
26. T. Nakamura, H. Kanzaki, K. Higashikawa, T. Hoshino, I. Muta, Analysis of Shielding Layers in HTS Cable Taking Account of Spiral Structure, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 15, 2, 1747-1750, 2005.06.
Presentations
1. K. Higashikawa, M. Tajima, S. Urasaki, M. Inoue, Y. Fukumoto, M. Tomita, T. Kiss, Hardware-in-the-loop Simulation on Fault Current Limiting Operation of RE-123 Coated Conductors under the Influence of Spatial Inhomogeneity , The 13th biennial European Conference on Applied Superconductivity (EUCAS2017), 2017.09.
2. Kohei Higashikawa, Takumi Suzuki, Masayoshi Inoue, Shinji Fujita, Yasuhiro Iijima, Takanobu Kiss, Current Capacity of Cu-sheathed Multi-filamentary Coated Conductors under the Influence of Spatial Variation of Local Critical Currents in Each Filament, International Conference on Magnet Technology 25 (MT25), 2017.08.
3. Kohei Higashikawa, Masayoshi Inoue, Shinji Fujita, Mitsunori Igarashi, Kazuomi Kakimoto, Yasuhiro Iijima, Zhenan Jiang, Rodney Badcock, Nicholas Long, Robert Buckley, Teruo Izumi, Akiyoshi Matsumoto, Hiroaki Kumakura, Takanobu Kiss, Spatially Resolved Measurements on Critical Current in Coated Conductors and MgB2 Wires (invited), 29th International Symposium of Superconductivity (ISS2016), 2016.12.
4. Kohei Hisajima, Kohei Higashikawa, Takumi Suzuki, Kazutaka Imamura, Masayoshi Inoue, Takanobu Kiss, Magnetic Microscopy for the Characterization of Relaxation in Multi-filamentary Bi-2223 Tape with DC Transport Current and External Magnetic Field, 29th International Symposium of Superconductivity (ISS2016), 2016.12.
5. Kohei Higashikawa, Hiroshi Tatara, Masayoshi Inoue, Akiyoshi Matsumoto, Hiroaki Kumakura, Takanobu Kiss, Investigation of Magnetization of MgB2 Wires with Magnetic Sheath for Nondestructive Characterization of Their Local Critical Current Distributions, 1st Asian ICMC and CSSJ 50th Anniversary Conference, 2016.11.
6. Kohei Higashikawa, Masahiro Tajima, Shogo Urasaki, Masayoshi Inoue, Yusuke Fukumoto, Masaru Tomita, Takanobu Kiss, Investigation of Fault Current Limiting Properties of RE-123 Coated Conductors Based on Hardware-in-the-loop Simulation for DC Railway Feeder System, 1st Asian ICMC and CSSJ 50th Anniversary Conference, 2016.11.
7. Kohei Higashikawa , Reel-to-reel Characterization of Two-dimensional Distribution of Local Critical Current Density in Coated Conductors as a Diagnostics for Roebel Strands and Cable, Coated Conductors for Applications 2016 (CCA2016), 2016.09.
8. Kohei Higashikawa, Xiang Guo, Dai Uetsuhara, Masayoshi Inoue, Zhenan Jiang, Rodney A. Badcock, Nicholas J. Long, Takanobu Kiss, Characterization of local critical current distribution in Roebel cable and its strands based on reel-to-reel scanning Hall-probe microscopy, 2016 Applied Superconductivity Conference (ASC 2016), 2016.09.
9. Kohei Higashikawa, Dai Uetsuhara, Masayoshi Inoue, Shinji Fujita, Yasuhiro Iijima, Takanobu Kiss, Characterization of local critical current distribution in multi-filamentary coated conductor based on reel-to-reel scanning Hall-probe microscopy, 2016 Applied Superconductivity Conference (ASC 2016), 2016.09.
10. K. Higashikawa, M. Kamihigoshi, T. Fukuzaki, K. Imamura, M. Inoue, T. Yoshida, M. Yoshizumi, T. Izumi, T. Kiss, Characterization of Longitudinal Homogeneity of In-field Local Critical Currents in Coated Conductors Based on Reel-to-reel Continuous Magnetization Method, International Conference on Magnet Technology 24 (MT24), 2015.10.
11. K. Higashikawa, S. Urasaki, M. Inoue, M. Tomita, T. Kiss, Hardware-in-the-loop Simulation of Superconducting Devices for DC Electric Railway Systems Based on a Real-time Digital Simulator, International Conference on Magnet Technology 24 (MT24), 2015.10.
12. K. Higashikawa, H. Tatara, M. Inoue, S. Ye, A. Matsumoto, H. Kumakura, H. Tanaka, T. Kiss, Nondestructive Characterization of Local Critical Current Distribution in MgB2 Wires with Magnetic Sheath Materials Based on In-Field Magnetic Microscopy, EUCAS 2015, 2015.09,
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Membership in Academic Society
  • Materials Research Society
Educational
Educational Activities
Undergraduate course: lectures on "Circuit Theory", "Applied IT", etc. and instructions on bachelor theses.
Masters course: lectures on "Electrical Energy Environment", "Superconducting Applied System", etc. and instructions on master theses.