MORII Toshihiro

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Name
MORII Toshihiro
E-mail
moriiagr.niigata-u.ac.jp
Affiliation
Niigata University
Section
Faculty of Agriculture
Job title
Professor
Degree
Dr. Agriculture(Kyoto University)
Research funding number
30231640

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2018
 - 
Today
Research Fellow, Institute of Science and Technology, Niigata University
 
Apr 2018
 - 
Today
Professor emeritus, Niigata University
 
Mar 2018
   
 
Retired from Niigata University at mandatory age.
 
2016
 - 
2018
Director of the Faculty and Educational Development, Institute of Education and Student Affairs, Niigata University
 
2012
 - 
2018
Director/ Vice President, Japanese Society of Irrigation, Drainage and Rural Engineering
 
2005
 - 
2018
Professor, Faculty of Agriculture/ Institute of Science and Technology, Niigata University
 
2014
 - 
2016
Vice President, Research Institute for Natural Hazards and Disaster Recovery, Niigata University
 
2010
 - 
2016
Director of the Faculty Development Center, Institute of Education and Student Affairs, Niigata University
 
2007
 - 
2014
Vice Dean, Faculty of Agriculture, Niigata University
 
1997
 - 
2005
Associate Professor, Faculty of Agriculture, Niigata University
 
1997
 - 
2005
Associate Professor, Faculty of Agriculture,
 
2005
   
 
- Professor, Faculty of Agriculture,
 
1990
 - 
1997
Research Associate, Faculty of Agriculture,
 
1989
 - 
1997
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Agriculture, Tottori University
 
1983
 - 
1989
Soil and Rock Engineering Co., Ltd.
 
Mar 1988
   
 
Professional Engineer, Jp. (Civil Engineering)
 
1983
 - 
1989
Engineer, Soil and Rock Engineering Co., Ltd.,
 
1988
   
 
Professional Engineer (Civil Enjineering),
 
 
   
 
Niigata University, Japan.
 
 
   
 
Niigata University, Japan.
 

Education

 
Apr 1978
 - 
Jun 1983
Doctor Course of Agricutural Engineering, Gratuate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University
 
 
 - 
1983
Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Kyoto University
 
Apr 1975
 - 
Mar 1978
Master Course: Agricultural Engineering, Gratuate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University
 
Apr 1971
 - 
Mar 1975
Department of Agricultural Engineering, Faculty of Agriculture, Tottori University
 

Awards & Honors

 
May 2017
Fellow Award, JAICABE, Japan Association of International Commission of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
 
Sep 2015
Best Technical Award of JSJDRE, Japanese Society of Irrigation, Drainage and Rural Engineetring
Winner: Tetsuya Suzuki, Toshihiro Morii, Yoshiyasu Sato, Maomi Komine, Syuuichi Kobayashi, Hiroteru Sato, Fumihiro Nagasaki and Tadashi Hara
 
Nov 2011
Alternative Employment of Crushed Shell Particles in Capillary Barrier of Soil, Best Paper Award, The First International Conference on Geotechnique, Construction Materials and Environment
Winner: Satoru Nakafusa, Kaoru Kobayashi, Toshihiro Morii and Tomoyoshi Nishimura
 
Sep 2011
Field Measurement of Rainfall Infiltration in Capillary Barrier of Soil and Determination of Its Divergence Length, Best Paper Award of JSIDRE, Japanese Society of Irrigation, Drainage and Rural Engineetring
 
Jul 2001
Estimation of Flow Transmissibility of Rockfill Structures, Best Paper Award of JSIDRE, Japanese Society of Irrigation, Drainage and Rural Engineetring
 

Misc

 
Seepage and mechanical stability of rockfill dams.
Doctoral thesis presented to Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan   PP. 142    1993
In-situ determination of unsaturated hydraulic conductivity using profile probe. (Jointly worked)
Transactions of the Japanese Society of Irrigation, Drainage and Reclamation Engineering   231, pp. 75-81    2004
Useful and effective measurement of hydraulic conductivity along soil depth by in-situ permeability test. (Jointly worked)
Transactions of the Japanese Society of Irrigation, Drainage and Reclamation Engineering   231, pp. 39-45    2004
Head loss equation of flow through rockfill. (Jointly worked)
Transactions of the Japanese Society of Irrigation, Drainage and Reclamation Engineering   230, pp. 91-98    2004
Parameter estimation of nonlinear flow through rockfill.
Transactions of the Japanese Society of Irrigation, Drainage and Reclamation Engineering   218, pp. 89-95    2002

Books etc

 
Mechanical properties and hydraulics of unsaturated soils and their measurement.
The Japanese Geotechnical Society   2004   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
飽和・不飽和浸透流解析―斜面の安定性への影響−
沢田敏男・長谷川高士・森井俊広
1979   1979   

Works

 
Site characterization of soil hydraulics by using the in-situ tests.
2005 - 2007
Technical investigation of a low-cost protection measurements of agricultural and environmental facilities such as farm ponds.
2005 - 2006
Technical investigation of the rainfall catchment system by using the capillary barrier.
2005 - 2006
Research project to develop field permeability test of unsaturated soils.
2003 - 2005
Research project to develop riprap-works having a hydraulic resistance against overtopping flow.
2002 - 2003
Research oproject to develop a simple and practical in-situ test method to determine moisture and solution movement in soil.
2001 - 2003
Research project to develop test equipments and procedures to measure water movement and solute transport in soils.
2001 - 2003
Research project on salt accumulation and leaching in soils.
2000 - 2002
Research project to develop hydraulical and mechanical design procedure of through-flow rockfill dams.
1999 - 2000
Research to develop a design procedure of agricultural canals taking biotop environment into account.
2000

Research Grants & Projects

 
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): KOBAYASHI Kaoru
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): ISHIKAWA Tatsuya
The Sumitomo Foundation: 2016 Grants-in-Aid for Environmental Research
Project Year: Nov 2016 - Nov 2017    Investigator(s): MORII Toshihiro
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): MORII Toshihiro
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): MORII Toshihiro
The Uchida Energy Science Promotion Foundation: Grants-in-Aid
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): MORII Toshihiro
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2010 - Mar 2013    Investigator(s): MORII Toshihiro
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2010 - Mar 2012    Investigator(s): MORII Toshihiro
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2008 - Mar 2011    Investigator(s): TAKESHITA Yuji
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2005 - Mar 2008    Investigator(s): MORII Toshihiro
Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries: Research Project for Utilizing Advanced Technologies in Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Project Year: Apr 2005 - Mar 2007    Investigator(s): TANI Shigeru
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2003 - Mar 2006    Investigator(s): TAKESHITA Yuji
Niigata University: Grants-in-Aid, Institute of Science and Technology, Niigata University
Project Year: Apr 2004 - Mar 2005    Investigator(s): MORII Toshihiro
Study on seepage, stress and stability of embankment structures.
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 1990 - 2005
In-situ measurement of field permeability of soils.
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 1995 - 2005
Modeling of nonlinear flow through rockfill
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2000 - 2010
Design of Biotope Channel Taking Fish School into Account
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2000 - 2005
Site characterization of soil hydraulics by using in-situ tests.
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2005 - 2007
Development of rainfall catchment system and slope conservation technique by using the capillary barrier.
Project Year: 2004 - 2010
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2002 - Mar 2004    Investigator(s): MORII Toshihiro
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2001 - Mar 2004    Investigator(s): INOUE Mitsuhiro
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2000 - Mar 2003    Investigator(s): MORII Toshihiro
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 1999 - Mar 2001    Investigator(s): MORII Toshihiro
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 1994 - Mar 1996    Investigator(s): HATTORI Kunio
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 1991 - Mar 1993    Investigator(s): MORII Toshihiro
Development of field test method to determine saturated and unsaturated permeability of soil
Development of design procedure to construct agricultural canals taking biotop environment into account.
Development of numerical program to predict mechanical and hydraulical behavior of soils.