KAWAI Hiroyasu

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Name
KAWAI Hiroyasu
Affiliation
Port and Airport Research Institute, National Institue of Maritime, Port and Aviation Technology
Section
Marine Information and Tsunami Department
Job title
Director
Degree
Master (Engineering)(Tokyo University of Science), Doctor (Enigineering)(Kyushu University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Jan 2017
 - 
Today
Director, Marine Information and Tsunami Department, Port and Airport Research Institute, National Institute of Maritime, Port and Aviation Technology
 
Apr 2014
 - 
Dec 2016
Director-General, Kagoshima Port and Airport Construction Office, Kyushu Regional Development Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
 
Apr 2012
 - 
Mar 2014
Director, Marine Information Field, Port and Airport Research Institute
 
Apr 2011
 - 
Mar 2012
Research Director, Marine Information Field, Port and Airport Research Institute
 
Apr 2008
 - 
Mar 2011
Head, Marine Information Group, Marine Environment and Engineering Department, Port and Airport Research Institute
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1992
Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Science
 
 
 - 
1990
Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Science
 

Committee Memberships

 
2005
 - 
Mar 2014
International Society of Ocean and Polar Engineering (ISOPE)  Technical Program Committee
 
2010
 - 
2012
IPCC  Review expert for SREX and the 5th Assessment Report
 
2007
 - 
2011
PIANC  MarCom WG54: Use of hydro/meteo Information to optimize safe port acess
 

Awards & Honors

 
2014
JAMSTEC Nakanishi Award, Japan Federaion of Ocean Engineering Societies
 
2014
Coastal Engineering Journal Award 2013, Japan Society of Civil Engineers
 
2011
Best Paper Award in Coastal Engineering, Japan Society of Civil Engineers
 
2008
Best Presentaion Award in Global Environment Engineering, Japan Society of Civil Engineers
 
2001
Best Paper Award, Ports and Harbours Association of Japan
 

Misc

 
Storm surges in Leyte Gulf, Philippines caused by 2013 Typhoon Haiyan and major typhoons with similar tracks
Kawai, H., Seki, K. and Fujiki, T.
Proceedings of the 24th International Offshore and Polar Engineering (ISOPE2014)   3 845-852   2014   [Refereed]
Annual-to-decadal variations in wave power statistics at NOWPHAS stations around Japan
Kawai, H., Seki, K., Kawaguchi, K. and Inomata, T.
Proceedings of the 24th International Offshore and Polar Engineering (ISOPE2014)   3 904-911   2014   [Refereed]
Kawai, H., Satoh, M., Kawaguchi, K. and Seki, K.
Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, Ocean Engineering, ASCE   140(2) 135-145   2014   [Refereed][Invited]
Deepwater wave characteristics around Japan observed by NOWPHAS GPS buoy network
Kawai, H., Seki, K., Kawaguchi, K. and Inomata, T.
Proceedings of the 23rd International Offshore and Polar Engineering (ISOPE2013)   3 1046-1053   2013   [Refereed]
Kawai, H., Satoh, M., Kawaguchi, K. and Seki, K.
Coastal Engineering Journal   55(3)    2013   [Refereed]