TOHMURA Shin-ichiro

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TOHMURA Shin-ichiro
Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute
Adhesion and Glue Laminating Laboratory
Job title
Team Leader
Doctor(Agriculture)(Kyushu University)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2019
Associate Research Cordinator, Research Plnning Division, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute
Apr 2017
Mar 2019
Director, Research Evaluation Division, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute
Apr 2013
Mar 2017
Director, Wood-Based Materials, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute (FFPRI)
Apr 2012
Mar 2013
Chief of Laboratory, Dept. Wood-Based Materials, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute
Team Leader (Wood Adhesives), Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute


Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Kyushu University
Forest Products, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University

Awards & Honors

Jan 2013
Best Paper Award for 2012, The Japan Wood Research Society
Winner: TOHMURA Shin-ichiro, ISHIKAWA Atsuko, MIYAMOTO Kohta, INOUE Akio
Jan 2010
The Japan Wood Research Society Prize for 2009

Published Papers

Kohta Miyamoto, Warren Grigsby, Shin-ichiro Tohmur
Journal of Wood Chemistry and Technology   39(3) 166-177   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Assessing Panelboard Volatile Organic Compound Emission Profiles through Renewables Use
Warren Grigsby, Shin-ichiro Tohmura, Kohta Miyamoto
Forest Products Journal   68(4) 359-364   Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Masaki Suzuki, Hiroshi Akitsu, Kohta Miyamoto, Shin-ichiro Tohmura
Journal of the Japan Wood Research Society   62(6) 324   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
TOHMURA Shin-ichiro
Mokuzai Gakkaishi   62(2) 27-41   Feb 2016   [Refereed][Invited]
Use of engineered wood products, particularly structural glued laminated timber and/or cross-laminated timber (CLT), is indispensable for recent large-scale wooden buildings. Durability of adhesion of these materials is quite important for assuran...
TOHMURA Shin-ichiro, MIYAMOTO Kohta, INOUE Akio
Forest Products Journal   65(1-2) 31-37   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
SUZUKI Masaki, AKITSU Hiroshi, MIYAMOTO Kohta, TOHMURA Shin‐ichiro, INOUE Akio
J Wood Sci   60(3) 207-214   Jun 2014
ISHIKAWA Atsuko, MIYAMOTO Kohta, TOHMURA Shin-ichiro
Wood industry   69(4) 159-162   Apr 2014   [Refereed]
TOHMURA Shin-ichiro
Wood industry   68(11) 506-511   Nov 2013   [Refereed][Invited]
HARADA Toshiro, MIYATAKE Atsushi, KAMIKAWA Daisuke, HiRAMATSU Yasushi, SHINDO Kenta, INOUE Akio, MIYAMOTO Kohta, TOHMURA Shin-ichiro, HATANO Yasunori, MIYABAYASHI Masayuki
Mokuzai Gakkaishi   59(4) 219-226   Jul 2013   [Refereed]
In order to discuss how adhesive strength at elevated temperature affects the fire resistance of glued laminated timber (GLT), structural GLT beams using adhesives of phenol-resorcinol-formaldehyde (PRF) resin, aqueous polymer isocyanate (water ba...


塔村 真一郎
木材工業 = Wood industry   67(3) 124-125   Mar 2012
塔村 真一郎, 宮本 康太
木材工業 = Wood industry   66(3) 121-123   Mar 2011
渋沢 龍也, 山本 幸一, 石川 敦子, 小林 功, 松村 ゆかり, 恒次 祐子, 吉田 貴紘, 宮本 康太, 塔村 真一郎, 藤本 清彦
木材工業 = Wood industry   66(1) 19-27   Jan 2011
塔村 真一郎
木材工業 = Wood industry   64(6) 285-287   Jun 2009
ISHIKAWA Atsuko, MIYAMOTO Kohta, TOHMURA Shin‐ichiro, INOUE Akio
日本接着学会年次大会講演要旨集   47th 29   May 2009

Books etc

IUFRO World Series Vol. 27 Asia and the Pacific Forest Products Workshop
TOHMURA Shin-ichiro (Part:Contributor, Liquefaction Technique of Woody Biomass Waste and Application for Bio-Based Wood Adhesives)
IUFRO   Jul 2010   ISBN:978-3-901347-96-2
Wood Adhesives 2005
TOHMURA Shin-ichiro (Part:Contributor, Acetaldehdye emission from glued-laminated timber using phenol-resorcinol-formaldehyde resin adhesives with addition of ethanol)
Forest Products Society   2006   ISBN:1892529-45-9
International Contributions to Wood Adhesion Research
TOHMURA Shin-ichiro (Part:Contributor, Heat Stability of Cured Urea-Formaldehyde Resins by Measuring Formaldehyde Emission)
Forest Products Society   1999   ISBN:1-892529-04-1
Adhesives and Bonded Wood Products
Forest Products Society   1994   ISBN:0-935018-67-0

Conference Activities & Talks

Managing Panelboard Volatile Organic Compound Emission Profiles Through Renewables Use
International Conference on Wood Adhesives 2017 (Atlanta)   Oct 2017   
TOHMURA Shin-ichiro
Dec 2016   
TOHMURA Shin-ichiro
Adhesive Strength and Fire Resistance of Structural Glued-laminated Timber
Toshiro Harada, Atsushi Miyatake, Daisuke Kamikawa, Yasushi Hiramatsu, Kenta Shindo, Akio Inoue, Kohta Miyamoto, Shin-ichiro Tohmura, Yasunori Hatano, Masayuki Miyabayashi
International Conference on Wood Adhesives 2013(Toro   2013   
Acetaldehyde Emissions from Glued-Laminated Timbers: Effects of Phenol-Resorcinol- Formaldehyde Resin Characteristics
Shin-ichiro Tohmura, Kohta Miyamoto, and Akio Inoue
International Conference on Wood Adhesives 2013(Toro   2013   

Research Grants & Projects

Utilization of Liquified Wood for the functional resins
Development of Environmental Friendly Wood Adhesives
Acceleration of Curing Rate of Phenolic Resins
VOC and aldehydes emissions from wood based materials