YASUKAWA MASAHIRO

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Name
YASUKAWA MASAHIRO
URL
http://piano.chem.yamaguchi-u.ac.jp/2_2_Yasukawa(English).html
Affiliation
Yamaguchi University
Section
Graduate School of Sciences and Technology for Innovation
Job title
Assitant Professor
Degree
Dr.(Env.)(Okayama University), Mr.(Env.)(Okayama University)
Other affiliation
Blue Energy center for SGE Technology

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2016
 - 
Today
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Sciences and Technology for Innovation, Yamaguchi University
 
Oct 2012
 - 
Mar 2016
Assistant Professor (Projective), Kobe University Graduate School of Engineering Department of Chemical Science and Engineering
 

Awards & Honors

 
Jun 2019
Energy conversion by reverse electrodialysis technology, Technical Award, The Society of Sea Water Science, Japan
Winner: Yasuhiro Kawabata, Yuki Noguchi, Yuriko Kakihana, Masahiro Yasukawa, Mitsuru Higa
 
Jun 2019
Development of energy saving / production processes utilizing salinity gradient, Young Researcher Award, The Society of Sea Water Science, Japan
 
Mar 2019
Power generation performance of A 299 Cell Pair Pilot-Scale RED Stack with The Highest Gross Power Density in The World, 日本海水学会第10回学生研究発表会での優秀ポスター賞, 日本海水学会若手会
Winner: Soroush Mehdizadeh, Takakazu Abo, Masahiro Yasukawa, Yuriko Kakihana, Mitsuru Higa
 
Mar 2019
RED/EDハイブリッド脱塩処理システムの最適運転条件の検討, 日本海水学会第10回学生研究発表会 優秀ポスター賞, 日本海水学会若手会
Winner: Yuki Noguchi, Masahiro Yasukawa, Mitsuru Higa
 
Dec 2018
Energy Harvesting from Discharged Solutions in Salt Production Plant by Reverse Electrodialysis (RED), Award for Encouragement of Research in the 28th Annual Meeting of MRS-J Symposium F-8, The Materials Research Society of Japan (MRS-J)
Winner: Soroush Mehdizadeh, Masaya Kuno, Masahiro Yasukawa, Mitsuru Higa
 
Jun 2018
Effect of spacer Geometry on Reverse Electrodialysis (RED) Resistance, OUTSTANDING POSTER in The Fiber Society International Spring 2018 Conference, The Fiber Society
Winner: Soroush Mehdizadeh, Masahiro Yasukawa, Yuriko Kakaihana, Mitsuru Higa
 
Jun 2018
濃縮海水を用いた逆電気透析発システムにおける運転条件の検討, Outstanding student award in The 69th conference of the society of sea water science, Japan, The Society of Sea Water Science, Japan
Winner: Takakazu Abo, Yuriko Kakihana, Masahiro Yasukawa, Mitsuru Higa
 
Jun 2017
実海水を用いた逆電気透析(RED)発電の発電特性評価, Excellent Scholar Award in The 68th conference of the society of sea water science, Japan, The Society of Sea Water Science, Japan
Winner: Masaya Kuno, Tomoyuki Sakurada, Masahiro Yasukawa, Mitsuru Higa
 
Dec 2016
Up-concentration of sugar solution by using forward osmosis for bioethanol production process, IMSTEC2016 Travel award, IMSTEC2016
Winner: Masafumi Shibuya, Masahiro Yasukawa, Keigo Sasaki, Yasuhiro Tanaka, Tomoki Takahashi, Akihiko Kondo, Hideto Matsuyama
 
Dec 2016
バイオエタノール生産プロセスにおける浸透圧駆動型膜分離法を利用した糖液濃縮の検討, Student Award in Membrane Symposium 2016, The Membrane Society of Japan
Winner: Masafumi Shibuya, Masahiro Yasukawa, Keigo Sasaki, Yasuhiro Tanaka, Tomoki Takahashi, Akihiko Kondo, Hideto Matsuyama
 

Published Papers

 
Soroush Mehdizadeh, Masaya Kuno, Masahiro Yasukawa, Yoshihiro Kawabata, Mitsuru Higa
Desalination   467 95-102   Oct 2019   [Refereed]
Soroush Mehdizadeh, Masahiro Yasukawa, Takakazu Abo, Masaya Kuno, Yuki Noguchi, Mitsuru Higa
Membranes   9(6) 73   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
<jats:p>Membrane-based reverse electrodialysis (RED) can convert the salinity gradient energy between two solutions into electric power without any environmental impact. Regarding the practical application of the RED process using natural seawater...
SAITO Tsuyoshi, KAKIHANA Yuriko, KAKIHANA Yuriko, YASUKAWA Masahiro, YASUKAWA Masahiro, HIGA Mitsuru, HIGA Mitsuru
日本海水学会誌   73(2) 98‐99   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
T. Abo, S. Mehdizadeh, Y. Kakihana, M. Yasukawa, M. Higa
Bulletin of the Society of Sea Water Science, Japan   73(2) 96-97   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
K. Osawa, Y. Kakihana, M. Yasukawa, M. Higa
Bulletin of the Society of Sea Water Science, Japan   73(2) 94-95   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
M. Kishimoto, Y. Tanaka, M. Yasukawa, S. Goda, M. Higa, H. Matsuyama
Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research   58(16) 6687-6695   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Shoichi Doi, Masahiro Yasukawa, Yuriko Kakihana, Mitsuru Higa
Journal of Membrane Science   573 85-96   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
© 2018 Elsevier B.V. In industrial electrodialysis (ED) processes, to ensure a stable and reliable operation for a long period, alkaline cleaning processes, such as cleaning in place (CIP), are often used to suppress fouling of anion exchange memb...
Soroush Mehdizadeh, Masahiro Yasukawa, Takakazu Abo, Yuriko Kakihana, Mitsuru Higa
Journal of Membrane Science   572 271-280   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
© 2018 Elsevier B.V. Salinity gradient between two solutions can be transformed to an electrical power by reverse electrodialysis (RED) process which comprises of alternatively cation exchange membrane (CEM), dilute solution, anion exchange membra...
Sustainable Hydrogen Production from Seawater and Sewage Treated Water Using Reverse Electrodialysis Technology
Mitsuru Higa, Takeshi Watanabe, Masahiro Yasukawa, Nobutaka Endo, Yuriko Kakihana, Hidenobu Futamura, Katsuhiro Inoue, Haruo Miyake, Jiro Usui, Azusa Hayashi, Manabu Matsuhashi
Water Practice and Technology   accepted    2019   [Refereed]
The Relationship between Water Temperature and Power Output in a Pilot-scale Reverse Electrodialysis System
Takakazu Abo, Masaya Kuno, Masahiro Yasukawa, Mitsuru Higa
Bulletin of the Society of Sea Water Science, Japan   in press    2019   [Refereed]
Y. Noguchi, M. Yasukawa, Y. Kakihana, M. Higa
Bulletin of the Society of Sea Water Science, Japan   72(6) 334-335   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Tanaka Yasuhiko, Yasukawa Masahiro, Goda Shohei, Sakurai Hidehiko, Shibuya Masafumi, Takahashi Tomoki, Kishimoto Michimasa, Higa Mitsuru, Matsuyama Hideto
DESALINATION   447 133-146   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Doi Shoichi, Kinoshita Maki, Yasukawa Masahiro, Higa Mitsuru
MEMBRANES   8(4)    Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Yasukawa M, Shigefuji D, Shibuya M, Ikebe Y, Horie R, Higa M
Membranes   8(2)    May 2018   [Refereed]
KUNO Masaya, YASUKAWA Masahiro, KAKIHANA Yuriko, HIGA Mitsuru
Bulletin of the Society of Sea Water Science, Japan   72(2) 120-121   Apr 2018   [Refereed]
M. Kuno, M. Yasukawa, Y. Kakihana, M. Higa
Bulletin of the Society of Sea Water Science, Japan   71(6) 350-351   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Wu Yang, M. Yasukawa, M. Higa
Bulletin of the Society of Sea Water Science, Japan   71(6) 348-349   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
TAKAHASHI Tomoki, YASUKAWA Masahiro, MATSUYAMA Hideto
Bulletin of the Society of Sea Water Science, Japan   71(6) 346‐347   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Higa Mitsuru, Shigefuji Daisuke, Shibuya Masafumi, Izumikawa Shinsuke, Ikebe Yuki, Yasukawa Masahiro, Endo Nobutaka, Tanioka Akihiko
DESALINATION   420 45-53   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Sasaki K, Tsuge Y, Kawaguchi H, Yasukawa M, Sasaki D, Sazuka T, Kamio E, Ogino C, Matsuyama H, Kondo A
Applied microbiology and biotechnology   101(15) 6007-6014   Aug 2017   [Refereed]

Misc

 
放射線グラフト陽・陰イオン交換膜を用いた逆電気透析装置の発電性能
澤田真一, 安保貴和, 匠伸弥, 安川政宏, 垣花百合子, 比嘉充, 前川康成
放射線と産業   146 28-29   Jun 2019   [Invited]
八巻徹也, 澤田真一, 越川博, 比嘉充, 遠藤宣隆, 安川政宏, DRIOLI Enrico
ソルト・サイエンス研究財団助成研究報告集 1 理工学編   2017 211‐221   Mar 2019
Establishment of Blue Energy Center and Its Future Development
M. Yasukawa, Y. Kakihana, M. Higa
MAKU   44(3) 126-129   2019   [Invited]
M. Nomura, H. Nagasawa, T. Miyata, K. Akamatsu, I. Taniguchi, T. Shintani, E. Kamio, S. Kanehashi, K. Nakagawa, T. Yoshioka, M. Yasukawa, H. Takaba, M. Sakai
MAKU   43(6) 252   Nov 2018   [Invited]
安川政宏, 垣花百合子, 比嘉充
繊維学会誌   74(4) P‐134‐P‐138(J‐STAGE)-P138   Apr 2018   [Invited]
比嘉充, 堀憲次, 上村明男, 遠藤宣隆, 安川政宏
ソルト・サイエンス研究財団助成研究報告集 1 理工学編   2016 165‐174   Mar 2018
垣花百合子, 松山秀人, 高木良助, 安川政宏, 比嘉充
ソルト・サイエンス研究財団助成研究報告集 1 理工学編   2016 31‐40   Mar 2018
YASUKAWA MASAHIRO, KAKIHANA YURIKO, HIGA MITSURU
Sen'i Gakkaishi   74(4) P-134-P-138   2018
垣花百合子, 松山秀人, 高木良助, 安川政宏, 比嘉充
ソルト・サイエンス研究財団助成研究報告集 1 理工学編   2015 31‐40   Mar 2017
松山 秀人, 安川 政宏
高分子 = High polymers, Japan : polymers   65(4) 163-165   Apr 2016   [Invited]
© 2016 The Society of Polymer Science,Japan. The rapid increase in the global population and acceleration of urbanization will lead to further serious shortage of available water in the world. Membrane separation technology is one of the effective...
安川 政宏, 佐伯 大輔, 高橋 智輝
機能材料   35(8) 19-28   Aug 2015   [Invited]
Precise analytical model of forward osmosis hollow fiber membrane module
H. Sakurai, S. Goda, M. Yasukawa, M. Shibuya, T. Takahashi, T. Yagi, M. Higa, H. Matsuyama
The International Desalination Association World Congress on Desalination and Water Reuse 2015      2015   [Refereed]
Membrane performance of CTA-based forward osmosis hollow fiber membrane
H. Matsuyama, H. Sakurai, M. Higa, S. Goda, M. Yasukawa, M. Shibuya, T. Takahashi, T. Yagi
International Desalination Association World Congress on Desalination and Water Reuse 2015      2015   [Refereed]
ICOM2014特集
MATSUYAMA HIDETO, YASUKAWA MASAHIRO, KAMIO EIJI, MINO YASUSHI,
膜   39(6) 349-420   Nov 2014   [Invited]
MATSUYAMA HIDETO, TAKAHASHI TOMOKI, YASUKAWA MASAHIRO
膜   39(4) 209-216   Aug 2014   [Invited]
Membrane technology has occupied important positions in water treatment field and receiving much attention.Reverse osmosis (RO)membranes have been getting more application in the fields of sea water desalination andreclaimed wastewater production ...
安川 政宏, 神尾 英治
Cosmetic stage   7(4) 51-55   Feb 2013   [Invited]
Mechanical characterization of monodisperse microgels prepared by a microfluidic device
M. Yasukawa, T. Ono, Y. Kimura
International Symposium on Environmental Science and Technology 2012   4 37-42   2012
Monodisperse Hydrogel Capsules from W/W/O emulsion
M. Yasukawa
International Symposium on Environmental Science and Technology 2011   25 81-86   2011

Books etc

 
Membrane-Based Salinity Gradient Processes for Water Treatment and Power Generation (1st Edition)
Masahiro Yasukawa, Tasuma Suzuki, Mitsuru Higa (Part:Contributor, Salinity Gradient Process: Thermodynamics, Application, and Future Prospects (Chapter 1))
Elsevier   Oct 2018   
2017年 水処理・水利用の技術と市場 (ファインケミカル)
Masahiro Yasukawa, Daisuke Saeki, Tomoki Takahashi (Part:Contributor, FO膜プロセスの要素技術に関する開発動向(第3章))
シーエムシー   Sep 2017   ISBN:4781312659
吸着・分離材料の設計,性能評価と新しい応用
Mitsuru Higa, Masahiro Yasukawa, Hideto Matsuyama (Part:Contributor, 中空糸膜の正浸透特性評価(第6章-5節))
技術情報協会   Oct 2015   ISBN:4861045975
Science and Technology Handbook of Gels
Masahiro Yasukawa, Tsutomu Ono (Part:Contributor, ミクロゲル粒子と形態制御(第3編-第3章-第1節))
エヌ・ティー・エス   Oct 2014   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Blue Energy Center for SGE Technology (BEST) in Yamaguchi University [Invited]
Masahiro Yasukawa
International Seminar Hydrogen Energy in Universiti Malaysia Perlis   25 Mar 2019   
Salinity gradient energy for water- and energy-applications [Invited]
Masahiro Yasukawa
2nd BEST Symposium in Yamaguchi University   18 Mar 2019   
MEHDIZADEH Soroush, YASUKAWA Masahiro, HIGA Mitsuru
膜シンポジウム   1 Nov 2018   
安保貴和, MEHDIZADEH Soroush, 垣花百合子, 垣花百合子, 安川政宏, 安川政宏, 比嘉充, 比嘉充
膜シンポジウム   1 Nov 2018   
野口侑輝, 安川政宏, 安川政宏, 比嘉充, 比嘉充
膜シンポジウム   1 Nov 2018   
澤田真一, 安保貴和, 安川政宏, 安川政宏, 垣花百合子, 垣花百合子, 比嘉充, 比嘉充, 前川康成
膜シンポジウム   1 Nov 2018   
土井正一, 土井正一, 安川政宏, 安川政宏, 垣花百合子, 垣花百合子, 比嘉充, 比嘉充
膜シンポジウム   1 Nov 2018   
Sustainable Hydrogen Production from Seawater and Sewage Treated Water using Reverse Electrodialysis Technology: Its feasibility and long-time pilot test
Mitsuru Higa, Tsuyoshi Watanabe, Masahiro Yasukawa, Nobutaka Endo, Yuriko Kakihana, Hidenobu Futamura, Katsuhiro Inoue, Haruo Miyake, Jiro Usui, Azusa Ikegami, Manabu Matsuhashi
IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition 2018   Sep 2018   
Pressure Retarded Osmosis (PRO) and Forward Osmosis (FO) [Invited]
Masahiro Yasukawa
Environmental Engineering Research Seminar (UTS, Australia)   9 Jul 2018   
Effect of hydrophilicity of support layer on performance of thin-film composite forward osmosis membranes
Kentaro Takeuchi, Masahiro Yasukawa, Yuriko Kakihana, Mitsuru Higa
The 11th Conference of Aseanian Membrane Society   Jul 2018   
Experimental and modelling study of cation transport selectivity in electrodialysis of multi-component system
Nobuya Takumi, Kota Osawa, Masahiro Yasukawa, Yuriko Kakihana and Mitsuru Higa
The 11th Conference of Aseanian Membrane Society   Jul 2018   
Effect of Spacer Geometry on Stack Resistance in Reverse Electrodialysis
Soroush Mehdizadeh, Masahiro Yasukawa, Yuriko Kakihana, Mitsuru Higa
The 11th Conference of Aseanian Membrane Society   Jul 2018   
Experimental pilot-scale performance comparison between pressure-retarded osmosis and reverse electrodialysis
M. Yasukawa, T. Sakurada, R. Horie, M. Kuno, Y. Kakihana and M. Higa
The 11th Conference of Aseanian Membrane Society   Jul 2018   
Effect of divalent ions in reverse electrodialysis: Experimental and simulation study
Masaya Kuno, Masahiro Yasukawa, Yuriko Kakihana and Mituru. Higa
The 11th Conference of Aseanian Membrane Society   Jul 2018   
Characterization of monovalent cation selective ion-exchange membranes prepared from PVA-based block copolymers
S. Harada, T. Mizuno, M. Anno, Y. Kakihana, M. Yasukawa, M. Higa
The 11th Conference of Aseanian Membrane Society   Jul 2018   
Effect of water temperature on power output in a pilot-scale reverse electrodialysis (RED)
T. Abo, M. Kuno, Y. Noguchi, M. Yasukawa, Y. Kakihana and M. Higa
The 11th Conference of Aseanian Membrane Society   Jul 2018   
内村達, 垣花百合子, 安川政宏, 比嘉充
繊維学会予稿集   6 Jun 2018   
齊藤剛, 垣花百合子, 安川政宏, 比嘉充
繊維学会予稿集   6 Jun 2018   
大森理之, 八巻徹也, 越川博, 澤田真一, 垣花百合子, 安川政宏, 比嘉充
繊維学会予稿集   6 Jun 2018   
Effect of Spacer Geometry on Reverse Electrodialysis (RED) Resistance
Soroush Mehdizadeh, Takakazu Abo, Masahiro Yasukawa, Yuriko Kakihana, Mitsuru Higa
The Fiber Society's Spring 2018 Conference   Jun 2018   

Teaching Experience

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Development of strange ion-exchange membranes having nano-thickness with a 凹凸 structure for high-temperature reverse electrodialysis system
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): YASUKAWA MASAHIRO
A Blue-energy Innovation Cluster from Salinity Gradient Energy-based Technologies for Blue-Energy Center Conception
Yamaguchi University: Project for Center of Excellence
Project Year: Jun 2018 - Mar 2021    Investigator(s): Mitsuru Higa
Development of energy free desalination system utilizing salinity gradient as an energy resources
The Salt Science Research Foundation: Assitance of Research
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): Mitsuru Higa
Research Development of Salinity Gradient Energy Conversion System for Electric Power Generation using Brine Water
Okinawa prefecture: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research of Energy using Innovative Technology
Project Year: Aug 2017 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): 株式会社 宜野湾電設、株式会社 正興電機製作所
Research on factors resulting in performance reduction of reverse electrodialysis in sewage treatment plants
Sasakura Enviro-Science Foundation: Research Grant
Project Year: Oct 2018 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Masahiro Yasukawa
イオンビームによるナノ構造制御イオン交換膜の合成と 海水濃縮への応用Ⅲ
The Salt Science Research Foundation: Assistance of Research
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Tetsuya Yamaki
Development of high efficient and high stable energy conversion system for salinity gradient-based power generation
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A)
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Mitsuru Higa
Feasibility Study of Hydrogen Production System utilizing Salinity Gradient between Seawater and Manicipal Wastewater by Reverse Electrodialysis Technology
Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism: Feasibility Study of the Breakthrough by Dynamic Approach in Sewage High Technology (B-DASH) Project
Project Year: Aug 2016 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Mitsuru Higa
Development of Forward Osmosis Process targeting oily wastewater
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Masahiro Yasukawa
世界牽引型フォワードオスモシス膜の創製と究極的ゼロエネルギー水処理プロセスの構築
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A)
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Hideto Matsuyama

Patents

 
森田 徹, 金田 真幸, 安川 政宏, 松山 秀人
藤江 史子, 岡本 英子, 小野 努, 安川 政宏
長谷川 進, 三浦 雅彦, 島田 光重, 小野田 草介, 松山 秀人, 三好 太郎, 安川 政宏, 高橋 智輝
長谷川 進, 三浦 雅彦, 島田 光重, 小野田 草介, 松山 秀人, 三好 太郎, 安川 政宏, 高橋 智輝
長谷川 進, 島田 光重, 小野田 草介, 松山 秀人, 三好 太郎, 安川 政宏, 高橋 智輝
松山 秀人, 安川 政宏, 金田 真幸
松山 秀人, 安川 政宏, 金田 真幸
熊見 彰仁, 関口 結衣, 松山 秀人, 安川 政宏, 高橋 智輝
森田 徹, 金田 真幸, 安川 政宏, 松山 秀人
長谷川 進, 三浦 雅彦, 島田 光重, 小野田 草介, 松山 秀人, 三好 太郎, 安川 政宏, 高橋 智輝
熊見 彰仁, 松山 秀人, 高橋 智輝, 安川 政宏, 神尾 英治
長谷川 進, 三浦 雅彦, 島田 光重, 小野田 草介, 松山 秀人, 三好 太郎, 安川 政宏, 高橋 智輝
神尾 英治, 松山 秀人, 安川 政宏
長谷川 進, 三浦 雅彦, 島田 光重, 小野田 草介, 松山 秀人, 三好 太郎, 安川 政宏, 高橋 智輝
長谷川 進, 島田 光重, 小野田 草介, 松山 秀人, 三好 太郎, 安川 政宏, 高橋 智輝
藤江 史子, 岡本 英子, 小野 努, 安川 政宏