UNESAKI Hironobu

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Name
UNESAKI Hironobu
Affiliation
Kyoto University
Section
Research Reactor Institute, Research Reactor Institute Division of Nuclear Engineering Science
Job title
Professor,Associate Professor
Degree
Master of Engineering(Osaka University), Doctor of Energy Science(Kyoto University)

Research Interests

 
 

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1989
 - 
2002
Research Associate, Research Reactor Institute,
 
 
   
 
Kyoto University
 
2002
   
 
- Associate Professor, Research Reactor
 
 
   
 
Institute, Kyoto University
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1987
Graduate School, Division of Engineering, Osaka University
 
 
 - 
1985
Faculty of Engineering, Osaka University
 

Awards & Honors

 
2002
Award of Atomic Energy Society of Japan
 

Published Papers

 
An Institutional Analysis of the Japanese Energy Transition
Jeffrey Kucharski and Hironobu Unesaki
Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions   29 126-143   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
On the Utilization of Research Reactors at Kyoto University and Kindai University, Japan
Hironobu Unesaki, Tsuyoshi Misawa, Cheol-Ho Pyeon, Jun-ichi Hori, Ken Nakajima, Genichiro Wakabayashi, Kengo Hashimoto and Tetsuo Itoh
Proc. RERTR 2018 – 39TH International Meeting on Reduced Enrichment for Research and Test Reactors      Nov 2018
UPDATE OF NEUTRONIC ANALYSIS OF KUCA DRY CORE USING LEU FUEL
G. ALIBERTI, J.A. MORMAN, J.G. STEVENS, T. SANO, H. UNESAKI, T. MISAWA, B. STEPNIK
European Research Reactor Conference RRFM 2018      Mar 2018   [Refereed]
ON THE REASSESSMENT OF SAFETY ASSESSMENT REPORTS AND THE RESTART OF UNIVERSITY RESEARCH REACTORS IN JAPAN
Hironobu Unesaki, Tsuyoshi Misawa, Ken Nakajima, Hirotoshi Uebayashi, Jun-Ichi Hori, Toshihiro Yamamoto, Hiroshi Shiga and Katsuhiro Kamae
European Research Reactor Conference RRFM 2018      Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Shoki Kosai, Hironobu Unesaki
Applied Energy   208 1198-1207   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Measurement of Doppler Effect for Metallic Fuel Alloy
T. Sano、 J. Hori、 H. Unesaki、 Y. Takahashi、 A. Hara、 K. Nakajima
Energy Procedia   131C 292-298   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Preliminary manufacturing studies of the KUCA LEU conversion fuels
B. Stepnik, C. Coullomb, J. Allenou, G. Foti, C. Rontard, H. Unesaki, J. Morman, J. Stevens
RERTR2017- 38th International Meeting on Reduced Enrichment for Research and Test Reactors      Nov 2017
Neutronic and Safety Analysis of KUCA Wet Core using LEU Fuel
Hironobu Unesaki、 Tsuyoshi Misawa
RERTR2017- 38th International Meeting on Reduced Enrichment for Research and Test Reactors      Nov 2017
Impact of Fuel Heterogeneity on Neutronic Characteristics of U-Mo Dispersion LEU Fuel
Hironobu Unesaki、 Tadafumi Sano
RERTR2017- 38th International Meeting on Reduced Enrichment for Research and Test Reactors      Nov 2017
Non-destructive assay of nuclear materials using a self-indication method
J. Hori、 T. Sano、 Y. Takahashi、 J. Lee、 H. Unesaki、 K. Nakajima
EPJ Web of Conferences   146 9042-0   2017   [Refereed]
S. H. Kim、 C. H. Pyeon、 A. Ohizumi、 M. Fukushima、 K. Tsujimoto and H. Unesaki
Progress in Nuclear Energy   100 60-70   2017   [Refereed]
Yamanishi Ryohei、Takahashi Yoshiyuki、Unesaki Hironobu
Journal of Energy   Vol 2017 1-14   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
The Fukushima accident of March 2011 had great political, economic, and social impacts on Japan and marked a very important turning point in Japan’s energy policy. As the accident has also greatly exposed the vulnerability of Japan’s energy securi...
Jeffrey B. Kucharski and Hironobu Unesaki
Journal of Energy   2017    Jun 2017   [Refereed]
This study is a review and analysis of the Japanese government’s 2014 Strategic Energy Plan (SEP). As the first plan to be issued after the Fukushima disaster of March 2011, the 2014 plan incorporates policies that represent the most comprehensive...
Shoki Kosai and Hironobu Unesaki
Journal of Transportation Security   9(3) 175-190   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
Kamonphorn Kanchana、 Benjamin C. McLellan、 Hironobu Unesaki
Energy Research & Social Science   21 123-140   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Energy Security and Sustainability in Japan
Jeffrey Kucharski、 Hironobu Unesaki
International Journal of Sustainable Future for Human Security   4(1) 2-10   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Assessing Energy Security Using Indicator-Based Analysis: The Case of ASEAN Member Countries
Kamonphorn Kanchana、 Hironobu Unesaki
Social Sciences   4(4) 1269-1315   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Yasushi Nauchi、 Hirokazu Ohta、 Hironobu Unesaki、 Tadafumi Sano、 Takahiro Yagi
Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology   52 1-10   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
A policy-oriented approach to energy security
Jeffery Kucharski and Hironobu Unesaki
Procedia Environmental Sciences   28 27-36   Jul 2015   [Refereed]
Energy dependence and security: the case of Southeast Asian countries
Kamonphorn Kanchana and Hironobu Unesaki
The Consortium for Southeast Asian Studies in Asia (SEASIA 2015)      2015   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Future plan on neutoron source in Kyoto University Research Reactor Institute (KURRI)
S. Shiroya, H. Unesaki, Y Kawase and H. Moriyama
10th International Symposium on Reactor Dosimetory   62-62   1999
Accelerator-Driven Subcritical Reactors in Japanese Universities: Experimental Study Using the Kyoto University Critical Assembly
S. Shiroya, H. Unesaki, T. Misawa
Tthe American Nuclear Society、 2001 Annual meeting\n\n\n   0-0   2001
Present Status of Neutron Factory Project at KURRI
S. Shiroya, A. Yamamoto, H. Moriyama, H. Unesaki, M. Inoue, T. Misawa, Y. Kawase
2nd Asian Particle Accelerator Conf.、 APAC2001\n   0-0   2001
Present Status of Next Term Project in KURRI
S. Shiroya, A. Yamamoto, H. Moriyama, H. Unesaki, M. Inoue, T. Misawa and Y. Kawase
Proc. 13-th Symp. On Accelerator Science and Technology\n   0-0   Oct 2001
Measurement of Subcriticality by Source Multiplication Method with Consideration of Higher Mode
T. Misawa, H. Unesaki, C. H. Pyeon, C. Ichihara, S. Shiroya
the Korean Nuclear Society Spring Meeting\n   0-0   2002

Books etc

 
Joint Reactor Laboratory Courcse for Students in KUCA(KURRI-TR-433)
T. Misawa, H. Unesaki, C. Ichihara, C. H. Pyeon, and S. Shiroya
京都大学原子炉実験所   2004   
Nuclear Reactor Physics Experiments
T. Misawa, H. Unesaki and C.Pyeon
KyotoUniversity Press   2010   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Study on Nuclear Characteristics of Next-Generations Reactors
Integral Evaluation of Cross Section Data by Analysis of Critical Experiments
Experimental Studies on TRU incineration
Project Year: 1998