Takashi KIYOTA

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Takashi KIYOTA

Research Areas


Awards & Honors

Jun 2019
The Best Paper Award, Japanese Geotechnical Society
Dec 2017
The Best Paper Award, Earthquake Engineering Committee, Japan Society of Civil Engineers
Dec 2016
The Best Paper Award, Japan Chapter of International Geosynthetics Society
Nov 2013
The Best Paper Award of the 3rd International Conference on GEOMATE
Jun 2013
The Best Paper Award, Japanese Geotechnical Society
Apr 2013
Prizes for Science and Technology, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
May 2010
The Best Paper Award, Japanese Geotechnical Society
Jun 2004
The Best Paper Award of the 5th Asian Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference

Published Papers

Takashi Kiyota, Yuta Maekawa, Chiehyu Wu
Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering   117 164-173   Feb 2019
© 2018 Elsevier Ltd It has been known that the liquefaction resistance of a particular sandy soil is influenced by not only its density, but also the soil fabric. Thus, it is evident that a laboratory test that utilizes an in-situ high quality sam...
Yolanda ALBERTO, Hiroyuki KYOKAWA, Masahide OTSUBO, Takashi KIYOTA and Ikuo TOWHATA
JSCE Disaster Reports      Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Yolanda Alberto, Masahide Otsubo, Hiroyuki Kyokawa, Takashi Kiyota, Ikuo Towhata
Soils and Foundations      Jan 2018   [Refereed]
© 2018 A normal-fault earthquake (Mw = 7.1) occurred in the state limit of Puebla and Morelos on September 19, 2017, exactly 32 years after the 1985 Michoacan Earthquake. A total of 5765 buildings suffered damage in Mexico City and about 300 in Pu...
Takashi Kiyota, Chiehyu Wu
Geotechnical Special Publication   2018-June 237-243   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
© 2018 American Society of Civil Engineers. The fabric of sandy soil samples retrieved by conventional "so-called" undisturbed sampling techniques is prone to disturbance, which may lead to test results that over or underestimate liquefaction resi...
Gabriele Chiaro, Mohammed Umar, Takashi Kiyota, Christopher Massey
Geotechnical Special Publication   2018-June 98-111   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
© 2018 American Society of Civil Engineers. The 2016 Kumamoto earthquakes, Japan, caused a number of geo-disasters in the Aso Volcanic Caldera, including a large-scale flow-type slope failure known as the Takanodai landslide. Between April and Oct...
Sharma Keshab, Kiyota Takashi, Kyokawa Hiroyuki
SOILS AND FOUNDATIONS   57(2) 288-300   Apr 2017   [Refereed]
Gabriele Chiaro, Takashi Kiyota, Hirotoshi Miyamoto
ICSMGE 2017 - 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering   2017-September 1497-1500   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
© 2017 19th ICSMGE Secretariat. All rights reserved. Severe liquefaction was extensively observed in and around Christchurch City, New Zealand, following the Canterbury Earthquake Sequence (2010-2011 and 2016). The effects of liquefaction included...
KONAGAI Kazuo, SHIGA Masataka, KIYOTA Takashi, IKEDA Takaaki
土木学会論文集 A1(構造・地震工学)(Web)   73(4) I_208‐I_215(J‐STAGE)   2017   [Refereed]
Kiyota, T., Ikeda, T., Konagai, K. and Shiga, M.
International Journal of Geoengineering Case Histories   4(2) 78-95   2017   [Refereed]
Kiyota T., Ikeda T., Yokoyama Y., Kyokawa H.
SOILS AND FOUNDATIONS   56(4) 691-703   Aug 2016   [Refereed]


Effects of initial water content and stress ratio on creep deformation and shear strength by slaking
Sawatsubashi, M., Kiyota, T. and Katagiri, T.
Proc. of 7th Korea-Japan Geotechnical Engineering Workshop      Aug 2018
Munoz, H., Mohsan, M. and Kiyota, T.
Proc. of 20th International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering and Geomechanics      2018
Influence of backfill compaction on seismic resistance of square-shaped heocell reinforced soil retaining walls embedded in sandy and gravelly backfill materials
Haussner, C., Kiyota, T., Zelong, X. and Katagiri, T.
Proc. of GeoAfrica 2017 Conference      Oct 2017
Effects of adding spikes at the nodes of biaxial geogrid on its pullout resistance in sandy backfill soil
Oloya, S. and Kiyota, T.
(CS2-014) 27-28   2017
Follow-up survey of sinkhole damage in Pokhara, Nepal –Riverbed lowering and subsequent groundwater lowering causing numerous sinkholes in Pokhara, Nepal since 2013-
Yagiura, Y., Takemasa, M., Yoshikawa, T., Kiyota, T., Kuwano, R., Katagiri, T., Ikeda, T. and Pokhrel, R. M.
Proc. of International Workshop on Geotechnical Natural Hazards -The 7th Taiwan-Japan Joint Workshop on Geotechnical Hazards from Large Earthquakes and Heavy Rainfall-      Sep 2016
Liquefaction vulnerability of urban port areas and the importance of keeping accurate records –a case history from the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake-
Konagai, K., Kajihara, K. and Kiyota, T.
Proc. of the 10th International Seminar of Port-city Universities League   72-81   Sep 2016
Effect of initial static shear on strain localization characteristic of loose sand in undrained cyclic torsional shear test
Umar, M., Chiaro, G. and Kiyota, T.
proceedings of the 12th Annual Meeting of Japan Association for Earthquake Engineering      2016
Chiaro, G., Kiyota, T. and Miyamoto, H.
Proc. of the 2015 NZSEE Conference   529-536   Apr 2015
Effect of particle size of backfill on seismic resistance of geosynthetic-reinforced soil retaining walls
Hausener, C., Mera, T., Kiyota, T. and Katagiri, T.