IZUMI Kaoru

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Name
IZUMI Kaoru
Affiliation
Niigata University
Section
Research Center for Natural Hazards & Recovery
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor of Science(Hokkaido University), Master of Science(Hokkaido University)

Research Interests

 
 

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1978
 - 
1987
Research Assistant, Niigata University
 
1987
 - 
2004
Associate Professor, Niigata University
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1976
Geophysics, Graduate School, Division of Natural Science, Hokkaido University
 
 
 - 
1973
Department of Geophysics, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido University
 

Committee Memberships

 
1999
 - 
2002
Japanese Society of Snow and Ice  Trustee, Director of Avalanche Branch
 

Awards & Honors

 
1997
The Ohnuma Prize of the Hokushinetsu Branch, Japanese Society of Snow and Ice
 
2002
The Testimonial for the Prevention of Avalanche Hazards
 
2003
The Hirata Prize of the Japanese Society of Snow and Ice
 

Misc

 
Effects of Solar Radiation on the Formation of Weak Wet Snow
Annals of Glaciology   13 120-123   1989
Studies on the Hardness of Wet Snow and its Decrease due to Solar Radiation
Annual Report of the Research Institute for Hazards in Snowy Areas, Niigata Univ.   9 1-42   1987
Hardness of Wet Snow "jointly worked"
Annals of Glaciology   6 267-268   1985
On the Powder Snow Avalanche Which Occurred in Shimamichi-Kohsen, Nou-machi, Niigata Prefecture, 1986 "jointly worked"
Journal of the Japanese Society of Snow and Ice   48(3) 169-171   1986
Meteorological Observation at Asgardfonna, Spitsbergen, 1987 "jointly worked"
Bulletin of Glacier Research   6 51-54   1988

Books etc

 
Statistics on Avalanche Accidents in the Central Part of Japan(1900-1989) "jointly worked"
Snow Engineering : Recent Advances, Izumi, Nakamura&Sack(eds), Balkema, Rotterdam   1997   
Remaining Snow Patterns in Mountains, Yukigata, as a Scene in Spring "jointly worked"
Snow Engineering : Recent Advances, Izumi, Nakamura&Sack(eds), Balkema, Rotterdam   1997   
The Otari Debris Flow Disaster Occurred in December 1996 "jointly worked"
Slope Stability Engineering, Yagi, Yamagami&Jiang(eds), Balkema, Rotterdam   1999   
Comparizon of Dry Granulation and Wet Agglomeration of Snow "jointly worked"
Snow Engineering, Hjorth-Hansen, Holand, Loset & Norem(eds), Balkema, Rotterdam   2000   

Works

 
Arctic Ice Coring Project 1987
1987
Studies of Powder Snow Avalanches in Kurobe Canyon
1988 - 1992
Full Scale Snow Avalanche Dynamic Study Joint Japan-Norway Project
1992
Joint Study on Snow Damages Caused by Continental Snow Storm
1993
Geochemical Snow Survey in Siberia from Yakutsk
2000

Research Grants & Projects

 
Studies on the Mechanism and Prediction of Avalanche Release
Fundamental Studies of Ice Core Related to Global Circumstance
Studies on the Release Mechanism and Movement of Slushflow