Outstanding Research Activities

Awards for Papers and Others in FY 2016

No. Name Award Institution Date Remarks
1 Yuichiro KAWABATA
 and 3 others
Senior Researcher,
Structural Mechanics Group
Cement Science and Concrete Technology, Best Paper Award Japan Cement Association May 11, 2016 Evaluation of Influencing Factors for DEF Expansion Based on Long-Term Laboratory Tests
2 Takaaki MIZUTANI
Head,
Foundation Group
FY 2016 The Ports and Harbours Association of Japan, Best Paper Award The Ports and Harbours Association of Japan May 26, 2016 Variance of Dynamic Load Test Results of Piles at a Single Construction Site
3 Eiichi MIYOSHI
Research Specialist,
Coastal and Estuarine Environment Group
FY 2016 Persons of Merit Award of the for Meritorious Service in Port Affairs in FY 2016, The Ports and Harbours Association of Japan Commendation The Ports and Harbours Association of Japan May 26, 2016  
4 Kenichiro SHIMOSAKO
Senior Director for Research
FY 2016 Technology Award of the The Ports and Harbours Association of Japan Technology Award The Ports and Harbours Association of Japan May 26, 2016 Development of Flap Gate Flap-Gate Type Land Locks against Tsunamis and Storm Surges
5 Yuichiro KAWABATA
Senior Researcher,
Structural Mechanics Group
FY 2016 Japan Concrete Institute, Best Paper Award Japan Concrete Institute June 20, 2016 Evaluation of alkalinity of pore solution based on the phase composition of cement hydrates with supplementary cementitious materials and its relation to suppressing ASR expansion
6 Daiki TAKANO
Senior Researcher,
Soil Stabilization Group
FY 2015 Japanese Geotechnical Society Young researcher Award Japanese Geotechnical Society June 8, 2016  
7 Daiki TAKANO
 and 3 others
Senior Researcher,
Soil Stabilization Group
2016 C. A Hogentogler Award (Best paper published in Geotechnical testing journal in 2015) ASTM International July 3, 2016  
8 Nozomu SOMEYA
Researcher,
Structural Mechanics Group
FY 2016 Annual Paper Encouragement Award Japan Concrete Institute July 8, 2016  
9 Kenichiro SHIMOSAKO
Senior Director for Research
Infrastructure Technology Development Award, Award of Excellence Japan Institute of Country-ology and Engineering July 26, 2016 Development of Flap Gate Flap-Gate Type Land Locks
10 Nozomu SOMEYA
Researcher,
Structural Mechanics Group
The 70th Annual Meeting of Cement and Concrete Engineering, Excellent Lecture Award Japan Cement Association August 1, 2016  
11 Akihiko KONDO
Researcher,
Earthquake and Structural Dynamics Group
Presenter Award of the 51st Japan National Conference on Geotechnical Engineering Japanese Geotechnical Society September 13, 2016 Experimental verification of DEM – SMAC simulation using duplication of microstructure focusing on permeability issue
12 Tomohiro TAKAGAWA
Head,
Tsunami and Storm Surge Group
Coastal Engineering Journal Citation Award of 2015 Japan Society of Civil Engineers November 16, 2016 Research on the Inundation Characteristics of the 2011 Tohoku Tsunami
13 Naoki TSURUTA
Researcher,
Maritime Structures Group
FY 2016 Hydrographic Technology, Encouragement Award Japan Hydrographic Association March 6, 2017  

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