OGUCHI Takashi


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 2011
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Today
Institute of Industrial Science, 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
 
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
 

Committee Memberships

 
Apr 2019
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International Association of Traffic and Safety Sciences (IATSS)  Chair, Research Planning Committee
 
Feb 2019
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Today
Cabinet Office (Japanese Government)  Leader, Service Implementation Promotion WG, SIP-adus
 
Jun 2017
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Today
Japan Society of Traffic Engineers (JSTE)  Chair. Key committee on planning, design and control of at-grade intersections
 
Apr 2017
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NILIM of MLIT (Japanese Government)  Member, Research Evaluation Committee
 
Oct 2015
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Tongji University, China  Member, Advisory Board, Joint International Laboratory of Transport Safety
 
Jan 2011
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Today
ITS World Congress  Member, International Program Committee (IPC), and Chair of IPC for ITS World Congress 2013 in Tokyo
 
Jun 2017
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Sep 2020
The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralimpic Games  Member, Technical Committee on Transport
 
Sep 2016
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Aug 2019
MAVEN (Managing Automated Vehicle Enhances Network) project, Horizon 2020 (H2020), EC (European Commission)  Member, Advisory Board
 
Apr 2017
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Mar 2019
International Association of Traffic and Safety Sciences (IATSS)  Chair, Global Interactive Forum on Traffic and Safety (GIFTS)
 
Dec 2014
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Mar 2019
Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC)  Leader, Operational Committee of Development and Research for Infra-Radar system
 

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 in the 10th EASTS International Conference, Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies (EASTS)
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 (EASTS)
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

 
Performance Evaluation of an Alternative Crossing Design for Critical Intersections
M. Abdullah and T. Oguchi
Compendium of TRB annual meeting 2020      Jan 2020   [Refereed]
A graph regularized matrix decomposition for missing traffic data imputation
T. Han, T. Oguchi and S. Liu
Compendium of TRB annual meeting 2020      Jan 2020   [Refereed]
T. Han, K. Wada and T. Oguchi
22nd ITSC 2019 (IEEE)   2252-2258   Oct 2019   [Refereed]
L. D. Pöhler, Y. Asami and T. Oguchi
International Journal of Transport Development and Integration   3(2) 152-163   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
Presented in Urban Transport 2019 on 26, June 2019
Short-Term travel speed prediction for urban expressways using convolutional neural network and tensor decomposition
T. Han, K. Tang and T. Oguchi
Transportation Research Procedia [WCTR2019 Mumbai]      May 2019   [Refereed]
H. Sakakibara and T. Oguchi
Journal of Japan Society of Traffic Engineers   5(3) 1-10   Apr 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]
S. Takehira and T. Oguchi
Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineering Part D3   74(5) I_1265-I_1274   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]
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]

Misc

 
K. Wada, S. Morita and T. Oguchi
Bimonthly Journal of Institute of Industrial Science   71(2) 85-88   Mar 2019
K. Sakai, T. Oguchi and Y. Suda
Bimonthly Journal of Institute of Industrial Science   71(2) 97-104   Mar 2019
K. Sakai,
Bimonthly Journal of Institute of Industrial Science   71(2) 105-110   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
T. Oguchi
Bimonthly Journal of Institute of Industrial Science   71(2) 61-61   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
K. Sakai, T. Oguchi and Y. Suda
Bimonthly Journal of Institute of Industrial Science   70(2) 69-74   Mar 2018
K. Sakai, K. Wada, S. Ono, T. Kaizuka, T. Sugimachi, T. Hirasawa, T. Oguchi, Y. Suda, K. Nakano and T. Oishi
Bimonthly Journal of Institute of Industrial Science   70(2) 57-62   Mar 2018
S. Ono, T. Sugimachi, T. Kaizuka, K. Sakai, K. Wada, T. Hirasawa, T. Oguchi, Y. Suda, T. Oishi and K. Nakano
Bimonthly Journal of Institute of Industrial Science   70(2) 63-68   Mar 2018

Books etc

 
Global Practices on Road Traffic Signal Control
T. Oguchi, et. al. (Ed. Keshuang Tang, Manfred Boltze, Hideki Nakamura & Zong Tian) (Part:Contributor, chapter 10 (co-authored with H. Nakamura and M. Iryo))
Elsevier   May 2019   ISBN:978-0-12-815302-4
SIP-adus: Project Reports, 2014-2018 -Automated Driving for Universal Services- 2018
Y. Suda, T. Oguchi and K. Sakai (Part:Contributor, Analysis of Social and Industrial Aspects of Developing and Popularizing more Advanced Automated Driving Systems)
Cabinet Office, Government of Japan   Mar 2019   
Planning and Design of Intersection - Basic Edition -; Guide for Planning, Design and Traffic Signal Control
T. Oguchi (Part:Joint Editor, Chair of editorial 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   
Road Marking Installation Manual (in Japanese)
T. Oguchi (Part:Joint Editor, column pp.73-74 and chapter 4)
Maruzen Co., Ltd.   Jan 2012   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
An empirical analysis of capacity drop at sag bottlenecks based on the continuum traffic flow model
K. Wada, J. Xing and T. Oguchi
17th Symposium on ITS   13 Dec 2019   
Analysis of temporal fluctuation of OD traffic volume using ETC data
A. Toriumi, T. Oguchi, T. Okano, A. Kasuya, F. Itoshima, H. Kai and J. Xing
17th Symposium on ITS   13 Dec 2019   
Proposal of autonomous signal control logic using vehicle arrival sensors
K. Shirahata, M. Ito, S. Niikura and T. Oguchi
17th Symposium on ITS   12 Dec 2019   
Establishment of social deployment requirements of automated driving systems and its evaluation
T. Hanaoka, T. Oguchi and A. Toriumi
17th Symposium on ITS   12 Dec 2019   
Modeling two-vehicle interaction at freeway-on ramp merging section with game theory
E. Abdullaeva, T. Oguchi, A. Toriumi and M. Kato
17th Symposium on ITS   12 Dec 2019   
Evaluation of random nature of shared left-turn lane at signalized intersections
S. Huang, T. Oguchi and A. Toriumi
60th Infrastructure Planning Conference (JSCE)   2 Dec 2019   
Empirical study on the decrease ofqueue discharge flow at sags on Motorways
OGUCHI Takashi
60th Infrastructure Planning conference (JSCE)   2 Dec 2019   
Analysis of usage status of Michi-no-Eki using probe data
Y. Hasegawa, S. Sasaki, H. Kanoshima, A. Toriumi and T. Oguchi
60th Infrastructure Planning Conference (JSCE)   30 Nov 2019   
Preliminary analysis of the performance of 'Michi-no-eki'
R. Horiguchi, S. Kai, Y. Homma, T. Oguchi and K. Sano
60th Infrastructure Planning Conference (JSCE)   30 Nov 2019   
An empirical study on fundamental diagram of urban rail transit: The case of Boston’s subway data
J. Zhang, K.Wada and T. Oguchi
60th Infrastructure Planning conference (JSCE)   30 Nov 2019   

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
Intelligent Traffic Management for Automated Vehicles and High-Density Pedestrian Crowd
University of Tokyo: UTokyo-Tsinghua Collaborative Research Fund
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 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

Social Contribution

 
Tokyo Faces a Gridlock Nightmare at the Olympic and Paralympic Games
[Interviewee]  Nippon Communications Foundation  nippon.com  (https://www.nippon.com/en/japan-topics/c06402/)  24 Jul 2019 - 24 Jul 2019
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)  5 Jul 2019 - 5 Jul 2019
Traffic Engineering 1: Traffic flow fundamentals
[Lecturer]  Univ. of Tokyo  JICA Knowledge Co-Creation Program (KCCP):Practical Technology on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)  5 Jul 2019 - 5 Jul 2019
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