Jiro Komori

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Jiro Komori
Teikyo Heisei University
Faculty of Modern Life
Job title
Associate Professor
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Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2012
Mar 2018
Lecturer, Faculty of Modern Life, Teikyo Heisei University
Jul 2009
Mar 2012
JICA expert, Gracier research division, Department of Geology and Mines,, MoEA, Bhutan
Apr 2009
Mar 2012
Project Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University
Apr 2007
Mar 2009
Non-regular Staff, Cultural Properties Laboratory, Meiji University
Apr 2005
Mar 2007
Researcher, Institute of Natural Sciences, Nihon University
Apr 2002
Mar 2005
Ph.D. Program, Department of Geography, Graduate School of Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University
Apr 2000
Mar 2002
Master's Program, Department of Geography, Graduate School of Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University
May 1996
Mar 2000
Research Assistant, Department of Geosystem Sciences, College of Humanities and Sciences, Nihon University

Published Papers

Jiro Komori
E-journal GEO   9(1) 84-87   Apr 2014   [Refereed][Invited]
Risk information and its appropriate provision are important for geopark guests. The possible risks to guests are calculated
using the statistical police white papers on mountain accidents in Japan. They show that the major risk factors in geopark...
J. Komori, T. Phuntsho, T. Koike and Yamanokuchi, T
Global Environmental Research   16 59-70   May 2012   [Refereed]
Maintaining proper preparedness for GLOF hazards and drawing attention to the task of mitigation are important goals, necessitating exploration of past cases of outbursts. The frequency of GLOF occurrences is still unknown, because major outbursts...
Jiro KOMORI, Toru KOIKE, Daisuke HIGAKI and Phuntsho TSHERING
29(2) 233-243   2010   [Refereed]
Natural disasters intensively took place in Bhutan in 2009. For instance, unusual
outflow from debris covered glacier, floods and natural damming of a river induced by
a cyclone, watery mishap in the river recreation and earthquake struck the coun...

Conference Activities & Talks

Educational experience of earth science using hand auger boring and soil temperature measurement by elementary students
Jiro Komori
9 Aug 2014   

Research Grants & Projects

Study on GLOFs(Glacial Lake Outburst Floods)in the Bhutan Himalayas
Project Year: Oct 2008 - Mar 2012    Investigator(s): Koichi Nishimura