OGUCHI Takashi

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Name
OGUCHI Takashi
Affiliation
The University of Tokyo
Section
Department of Human and Social Systems, Institute of Industrial Science (IIS)
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor of Engineering(The University of Tokyo), Master of Engineering(The University of Tokyo)
Other affiliation
Department of Civil Engineering, Graduate School of EngineeringInterfaculty Initiative in Information Studies (iii)Graduate Program on Environmental Sciences (GPES), Graduate School of Arts and SciencesMobility Innovation Collaborative Research Organization (UTmobI)

Profile

Prof. Oguichi graduated Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, the University of Tokyo (UTokyo) in 1988 and got Ph.D. from Graduate School of Engineering of UTokyo in 1993.
After he joined to Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. in 1993, he moved to Tokyo Metropolitan University (TMU) in 1995, and promoted to Professor in 2007.
He moved to Institute of Industrial Science (IIS) of UTokyo in 2011 and assigned to a Professor in Advanced Mobility Research Center (ITS Center) of IIS, UTokyo (From April 2018, he is working as Director of ITS Center).
His major research field is Traffic Management and Control including Traffic Capacity, Road Design and Planning, Traffic Behavior Analysis, Traffic Operation Evaluation, and Mobility Systems.

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Jul 2018
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Today
Professor (additional affiliation), Mobility Innovation Collaborative Research Organization (UTmobI), the University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2018
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Today
Director, Advanced Mobility Research Center, Institute of Industrial Science,, the University of Tokyo
 
May 2012
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Today
Professor (additional affiliation), Graduate Program on Environmental Sciences (GPES) in Graduate School of Arts and Sciences /Programs in English at Komaba (PEAK) in College of Arts and Scinces, the University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2012
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Today
Professor (additional affiliation), Interfaculty Initiative in Information Studies, the University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2017
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Mar 2018
Deputy Director, Advanced Mobility Research Center, Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo
 
Nov 2011
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Mar 2014
Adjunct Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)
 
Dec 2012
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Dec 2012
Visiting Professor, National Transportation Study Center, University of Philippines Diliman
 
Apr 2011
   
 
Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo
 
Jun 2008
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Mar 2011
Research Fellow (additional affiliation), Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2011
Professor, Graduate School of Urban Environmental Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University
 

Education

 
Apr 1990
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Mar 1993
Department of Civil Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering (Doctor course), the University of Tokyo
 
 
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1993
Graduate School, Division of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1988
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Mar 1990
Department of Civil Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering (Master course), the University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1986
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Mar 1988
Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, the University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1984
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Mar 1986
Junior Division of the College of Arts and Sciences, Science 1, the University of Tokyo
 

Awards & Honors

 
Nov 2018
Dynamics of morning commute urban rail transit: Macroscopic modeling and user equilibrium, Outstanding Poster Award in Infrastructure Planning Committee, Japan Society of Civil Engineers (JSCE)
Winner: J. Zhang, K. Wada and T. Oguchi
 
Sep 2014
Development of traffic smoothness system for motorway sag sections, MLIT Award of the Industry, Academia and Government Cooperation Contribution, Cabinet Office
Winner: NILIM, T. Oguchi and Smart Traffic Flow Control Research Group
 
Sep 2013
Turning rate estimation at a signalized intersection using porbe data, Outstanding Presentation Award, 10th EASTS International Conference
Winner: S. M. Gaspay T. Oguchi, S. Hong and D. Oshima
 
Sep 2013
Analyses of route choice and route switching behavior using panel ETC data from Tokyo Metropolitan Expressway, The Best Paper Award for methodological development at the 10th EASTS International Conference, Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies
Winner: T. Tiratanapakhom, T. Oguchi, S. Tanaka, S. Hong and H. Warita
 
Nov 2011
Development of road vertical alignment estimation method using elevation data, 29th Outstanding Paper Award, Japan Road Association
Winner: M. Kobayashi, R. Horiguchi and T. Oguchi
 
Nov 2011
Research on the fusion technology of road geometry and traffic signal control at grade crossings, Research Award of 'Kometani-Sasaki' Award, Institute of Systems Science Research
Winner: T. Oguchi
 
Nov 2008
Outstanding Research Development Award, CART
Winner: H. Nakamura, T. Oguchi, M. Kuwahara, H. Morita and H. Ozaki
 
Nov 2005
Applicability of driving simulator technique for analysis of car-following behavior at sag section on expressways, Research Award, JSTE
Winner: T. Oguchi and K. Iida
 
May 2002
Verification of laboratory experiments in traffic congestion phenomena and analysis of traffic flow characteristics at the occurrence process of traffic congestion, Research Encouragement Award, JSTE
Winner: K. Iida, K. Fujiwara, K. Kawai and T. Oguchi
 

Published Papers

 
Self-reported pedestrian mid-block crossing behavior: effects of Gender, age and region
M. Abdullah, T. Oguchi and C. Dias
Compendium of TRB annual meeting 2019      Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Modeling the Trajectories and Trajectory Variation of Left-Turning Vehicles at Signalized Intersections
C. Dias, M. Iryo-Asano, M. Abdullah and T Oguchi
Compendium of TRB annual meeting 2019      Jan 2019   [Refereed]
T. Oguchi, M. Chikaraishi, M. Iijima, H. Oka, R. Horiguchi, J. Tanabe and Y. Mohri
Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineering Part D3   74(5) I_1255-I_1263   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
S. Takehira and T. Oguchi
Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineering Part D3   74(5) I_1265-I_1274   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
H. Oka, M. Chikaraishi, J. Tanabe, D. Fukuda and T. Oguchi
Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineering Part D3   74(5) I_657-I_666   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
D. Oshima and T. Oguchi
Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineering Part D3   74(3) 228-242   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Cleaning Wi-Fi probe request data to estimate travel time reliability in mixed traffic
Md. Shahin, T. Kusakabe and T. Oguchi
International Symposium of Transport Simulation International Workshop on Traffic Data Collection and its Standardisation (ISTS & IWTDCS2018)      Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Study on Utilization of Visualization Tool of ETC2.0 Probe Data for Regional Traffic Policy of Local Government
K. Sakai, S. Sasaki, A. Kinoshita, T. Oguchi, Y. Naito and A. Shin
Traffic Engineering Meeting (JSTE)   38 497-501   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
An Evaluation on Introduction of Standard Bus Information Format to Timetable Revision Tasks in Small-sized Bus Companies
T. Hirasawa, K. Sakai, T. Horie, O. Yamaguchi and T. Oguchi
Traffic Engineering Meeting (JSTE)   38 427-431   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
D. Oshima and T. Oguchi
Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineering Part D3   74(3) 165-182   Jul 2018   [Refereed]

Misc

 
T. Oguchi
Bimonthly Journal of Institute of Industrial Science   71(2) 61-61   Mar 2019
T. Hirasawa, K.Sakai, T. Oguchi, K. Kono, S. Ono and Y. Suda
Bimonthly Journal of Institute of Industrial Science   71(2) 81-83   Mar 2019
K. Sakai,
Bimonthly Journal of Institute of Industrial Science   71(2) 105-110   Mar 2019
K. Sakai, T. Oguchi and Y. Suda
Bimonthly Journal of Institute of Industrial Science   71(2) 97-104   Mar 2019
K. Wada, S. Morita and T. Oguchi
Bimonthly Journal of Institute of Industrial Science   71(2) 85-88   Mar 2019
Likely prospects of road traffic in the future
T. Oguchi
Journal of the Japan Society of Civil Engineers   103(12) 6-9   Dec 2018   [Invited]
E. Sampson, F. Chen, S. Dellenback, S. Novosad, and T. Oguchi
IET Intelligent Transport Systems   12(9) 995-997   Nov 2018
Advanced Urban Road Traffic Management Scheme for Congestion Alleviation
T. Oguchi
Smart Infrastructures: Future Challenges - 2018 CE Symposium, FSO UPDATE   19-21   Mar 2018   [Invited]
Y. Nakata, K. Wada and T. Oguchi
Bimonthly Journal of Institute of Industrial Science   70(2) 119-123   Mar 2018
C. Dias, T. Oguchi, K. Wimalasena
Bimonthly Journal of Institute of Industrial Science   70(2) 113-118   Mar 2018

Books etc

 
Planning and Design of Intersection Basic Edition - Guide for Planning, Design and Traffic Signal Control
T. Oguchi (Part:Joint Editor, Chair of committee)
Maruzen Co., Ltd.   Nov 2018   
Indispensable book 2018 for road traffic operations engineering
T. Oguchi (Part:Joint Editor, Chapter 1, 2, 3, 4 and 6)
Maruzen Co., Ltd.   May 2018   
Handbook of Infrastructure Planning and Management
T. Oguchi (Part:Contributor, Part 2, Chapter 7.1)
JSCE   Mar 2017   
Traffic and safety sciences - Interdisciplinary wisdom of IATSS
T. Oguchi (Part:Contributor, Chapter 4 Traffic Engineering)
IATSS   Mar 2015   
Indispensable book 2013 for road traffic operations engineering (in Japanese)
T. Oguchi (Part:Joint Editor, Chapter 1, 2 and 6)
Maruzen Co., Ltd.   Jan 2013   
Vulnerability and toughness in urban systems (in Japanese)
T. Oguchi (Part:Contributor, Part 1-5.3 Breakdowns in Traffic Flow System)
SUR (Center for Sustainable Urban Regeneration), the Univ. of Tokyo   Nov 2012   
What should the engineering aim for after the great earthquake disaster? (in Japanese)
T. Oguchi (Part:Contributor, Chapter 5.3.2)
Uchida rokakuho   Jul 2012   
Recommendation of exploiting traffic simulations (in Japanese)
T. Oguchi (Part:Contributor, Chapter 9.1.3)
Maruzen Co., Ltd.   Jan 2012   
Road Marking Installation Manual (in Japanese)
T. Oguchi (Part:Joint Editor, column pp.73-74 and chapter 4)
Maruzen Co., Ltd.   Jan 2012   
A reader for Transport Planning and Traffic Engineering (in Japanese)
H. Kubota, T. Oguchi and K. Takahashi (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 2, 4.4-4.5, 5.2 and 5.4)
Rikoh Tosho Co., Ltd.   Apr 2010   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Empirical analysis on the relationship between congestion pattern and macroscopic fundamental diagram: A case study of Tokyo Metropolitan Expressway
S. Morita, K. Wada, and T. Oguchi
16th Symposium on ITS   13 Dec 2018   ITS Japan
Study on the requirements for virtual traffic experimental emvironment for prior evaluation of traffic operation policy including automated vehicles in expressways
K. Sakai, S. Ono, T. Sugimachi, T. Kaiduka, M. Suzuki, T. Hirasawa, T. Oguchi, Y. Suda, K. Nakano and T. Oishi
16th Symposium on ITS   13 Dec 2018   ITS Japan
Issues for Next Generation Transport Systems Management [Invited]
T. Oguchi
Kaken Symposium, IIS, UTokyo - Advanced Mobility Systems with Alternative Fuel Vehicles   10 Dec 2018   
Dynamics of morning commute urban rail transit: Macroscopic modeling and user equilibrium
J. Zhang, K. Wada and T. Oguchi
Infrastructure Planning conference (JSCE)   23 Nov 2018   
How to introduce CAV? What kind of CAV? to be accepted in the Society [Invited]
T. Oguchi
SIP-adus Workshop 2018 on Connected and Automated Driving Systems   13 Nov 2018   
Impact of Automated Vehicle Emergence on Urban Transport [Invited]
T. Oguchi
INGSA2018   7 Nov 2018   
Strategy of Practical Implement OF V-I Cooperative Systems for Traffic Accident Avoidance (Moderator)
T. Oguchi
ITS WC2018   18 Sep 2018   
Session: Network and MFD (Moderator)
T. Oguchi
ISTS and IWTDCS2018   5 Aug 2018   
Intelligent Transport Systems towards the future [Invited]
T. Oguchi
Expressway and Automobile Summer Seminar for International Students 2018   30 Jul 2018   
Outline of road safety audit in Japan [Invited]
T. Oguchi
Symposium on road safety audit   27 Jul 2018   JSTE

Teaching Experience

 
 

Works

 
Research on Road network traffic flow simulation developing process
1999 - 2001
Analysis of Relationship between sight environment, vertical alignment and vehicle behavior at vertical sag alignment sections
1999 - 2001
Development of Experimental Vehicle with Measurement System of Driving Behaviour and Data Processing System
1998 - 2001
Development of Evaluation Method of Impact of Road Traffic on Atmospheric Environment
2000 - 2001
Experimental Research on Risk Cognition in Driving Behavior of Automobile
2001

Research Grants & Projects

 
Development of Autonomous Decentralized Traffic Signal System
Toyota Mobility Foundation: trust fund
Project Year: Nov 2018 - Sep 2021    Investigator(s): T. Oguchi
Mathematical study on transport policy of alternative fuel vehicles considering two-dimensional feature of mobility space (co-researcher)
JSPS: MEXT Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2021    Investigator(s): Y. Homma
An empirical study on optimization of signal control system design for at-grade intersections
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A)
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): T. Oguchi
Research on virtual experiment technology for transport measure evaluation of ring road expressway network
National Institute for Land and Infrastructure Management, MLIT: trust fund
Project Year: 2016 - Feb 2019    Investigator(s): T. Oguchi
Study on advanced traffic signal control with AI technology
NEDO: Core-funding scheme for next-generation AI and robotics
Project Year: 2018 - 2019    Investigator(s): T. Oguchi
Research toward social innovation driven comprehensive mobility industry creation with paradigm shift of transport related industry
The Foundation for the Promotion of Industrial Science: grant-in-aid for special topic
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): T. Oguchi
Research on the effective management of three ring roads in the Tokyo Metropolitan Area
MLIT: ]Committee on Advanced Road Technology (CART) trust fund
Project Year: 2014 - Feb 2017    Investigator(s): T. Oguchi
Research on evaluation of technological elements towards the implementation of mid-term and long-term cooperative ITS services
National Institute for Land and Infrastructure Management, MLIT: trust fund
Project Year: 2013 - Feb 2016    Investigator(s): T. Oguchi
Empirical analysis on driving safety at signal change intervals
Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Welfare Foundation: grant-in-aid
Project Year: Dec 2013 - Nov 2014    Investigator(s): T. Oguchi
Basic study on the platooning mechanism resulting in the bottleneck phenomena at ordinary section of expressway
the conference for expressway contribution to society: Research in trust fund
Project Year: Apr 2010 - Mar 2013    Investigator(s): T. Oguchi

Social Contribution

 
Traffic Engineering 2: Traffic congestion analysis & congestion management
[Lecturer]  Univ. of Tokyo  JICA Knowledge Co-Creation Program (KCCP):Practical Technology on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)  (JICA Tokyo International Center)  6 Jul 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
Traffic Engineering 1: Traffic flow fundamentals
[Lecturer]  Univ. of Tokyo  JICA Knowledge Co-Creation Program (KCCP):Practical Technology on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)  (JICA Tokyo International Center)  6 Jul 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
Contributions of ITS and vehicle automation for advanced road traffic society
[Contribution]  JRC  JRC Review  (Foreword)  Mar 2018
Toward Developing More Active International Activities by IATSS
[TV or radio appearance]  IATSS  Global Interactive Forum on Traffic and Safety (GIFTS) 2017 Workshop  (United Nations University)  18 Nov 2017 - 18 Nov 2017
SIP-adus: Outline of activities on automated driving promotion in Japan
[Lecturer]  University of Regina  Invited lecture  (University of Regina, Canada)  3 Nov 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
Traffic Engineering 3: Fundamentals of signal control & urban transport management
[Lecturer]  Univ. of Tokyo  JICA Knowledge Co-Creation Program (KCCP):Practical Technology on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)  (JICA Tokyo International Center)  4 Jul 2017 - 4 Jul 2017
Traffic Engineering 1: Traffic flow fundamentals
[Lecturer]  Univ. of Tokyo  JICA Knowledge Co-Creation Program (KCCP):Practical Technology on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)  (JICA Tokyo International Center)  4 Jul 2017 - 4 Jul 2017
Traffic Engineering 3: Signal control & urban transport management
[Lecturer]  Univ. of Tokyo  JICA Knowledge Co-Creation Program (KCCP):Practical Technology on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)  (JICA Tokyo International Center)  25 Jul 2016 - 25 Jul 2016
Traffic Engineering 2: Traffic congestion analysis & advanced management
[Lecturer]  Univ. of Tokyo  JICA Knowledge Co-Creation Program (KCCP):Practical Technology on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)  (JICA Tokyo International Center)  25 Jul 2016 - 25 Jul 2016
Traffic Engineering 1: Traffic flow fundamentals
[Lecturer]  Univ. of Tokyo  JICA Knowledge Co-Creation Program (KCCP):Practical Technology on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)  (JICA Tokyo International Center)  25 Jul 2016 - 25 Jul 2016