WATABE Yoichi

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Name
WATABE Yoichi
E-mail
watabeeng.hokudai.ac.jp
Affiliation
Hokkaido University
Section
Faculty of Engineering Division of Field Engineering for Environment
Job title
Professor
Degree
Dr. of Engineering(Tokyo Institute of Technology)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Oct 2016
 - 
Today
Professor, Hokkaido University
 
Apr 2016
 - 
Today
Director, Geotechnical Engineering Department, Port and Airport Research Instituite, National Institute of Maritime, Por and Aviation Technology
 
Apr 2012
 - 
Mar 2016
Director, Geotechnical Engineering Field, Port and Airport Research Institute
 
Apr 2008
 - 
Mar 2012
Leader, Soil Mechanics and Geo-environment Group, Port and Airport Research Institute
 
Apr 2003
 - 
Mar 2008
Head, Soil Mechanics and Geo-environmnt Laboratory, Port and Airport Research Institute
 

Education

 
Apr 1992
 - 
Mar 1995
Civil Engineering (Dr. Eng.), Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
 
Apr 1990
 - 
Mar 1992
Civil Engineering (Master Eng.), Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
 
Apr 1986
 - 
Mar 1990
Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
 

Awards & Honors

 
2019
Best Paper Award, Japan Society of Civil Engineers
 
2016
Award for Distinguished Service, Japanese Geotechnical Society
 
2014
Best Paper Award, Japanese Society of Geotechnical Engineering
 
2013
Technology Development Award, Japanese Society of Geotechnical Engineering
 
2007
Best Paper Award, The Ports and Harbours Association of Japan
 
2006
Best Paper Award of Coastal Engineering, Japan Society for Civil Engineers
 
2001
Honorable Mention for R.M.Quigley Award, Canadian Geotechnical Society.
 
1996
Tokyo Institute of Technology's Praise for Ph.D. thesis ("Tejima" Memorial Award).
 
1996
Japan Society of Civil Engineering's Praise for Outstanding Young Researchers.
 
1992
Ph.D. Scholarship Awarded by Tokyo Institute of Technology.
 

Published Papers

 
Watabe, Y., Sassa, S., Kaneko, T. and Nakata, Y.
Soils and Foundations   57(5) 760-775   2017   [Refereed]
Bispo, A., Andersen, L., Angers, D.A. Bernoux, M., Brossard, M., Cécillon, L., Comans, R.N.J., Harmsen, J., Jonassen, K., Lamé, F., Lhuillery, C., Maly, S., Martin, E., Mcelnea, A.E., Sakai, H., Watabe, Y., Eglin, T.K.
Frontiers in Environmental Science   5(Article 41)    2017   [Refereed]
Watabe, Y. and Sassa, S.
Journal of Coastal Research      2016   [Refereed]
Watabe, Y. and Leroueil, S.
International Journal of Geomechanics   15(5)    2015   [Refereed]
Watabe, Y. and Saitoh, K.
Soils and Foundations   55(2) 276-283   2015   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Sassa, S. and Watabe, Y.
Marine Ecology Progress Series   Vol.354 191-199   2008
Watabe, Y., Shiraishi, Y., Murakami, T. and Tanaka, M.
Soils and Foundations   47(4) 701-716   2007
Tsuchida, T., Tang, Y.-X. and Watabe, Y.
Soils and Foundations   47(4) 731-748   2007
Tsuchida, T., Tang, Y.-X., Watabe, Y. and Ishikura, K.
Soils and Foundations   47(2) 219-235   2007
Tanaka, M., Watabe, Y., Miyata, M. and Sakajo, S.
Soils and Foundations   47(1) 131-139   2007

Research Grants & Projects

 
Undrained Shear Test of Natural Soft Clay. Stability of Soft Clay Deposits. Engineering Characteristics of Cement Treated Dredged Soil and its Utilization. Influence of Compaction Conditions on Pore-size Distribution and Hydraulic Conductivity. Wast・・・
Undrained Shear Test of Natural Soft Clay.
Stability of Soft Clay Deposits.
Engineering Characteristics of Cement Treated Dredged Soil
and its Utilization.
Influence of Compaction Conditions on Pore-size Distribution
and Hydraulic Conductivity....