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Gifu University
Faculty of Engineering
Ph.D(The University of Tokyo), (BLANK)
Research funding number


Supersonic combustion/Fire safty in microgravity/Micro-combustor/Temperature measurement with two-band infrared radiation method/Particle spray burner/Temperature measurement of supersonic high enthalpy flow/HCCI combustion

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Jul 2005
Dec 2005
Visiting scholar, University of California, Berkerley
Dec 2004
Jun 2005
Visiting scholar, San Diego State University
Gifu University Faculty of Engineering, Department of Mechanical and Systems Engineering
Apr 1997
May 2000
Research Assistant, Gifu University, Faculty of Engineering
Jun 2000
Mar 2002
Research Professor, Gifu University, Faculty of Engineering

Awards & Honors

Oct 2016
Best Paper Award, Japan Society of Microgravity Application

Published Papers

Effects of Precombustion Shock on Supersonic Combustion with Methane-Hydrogen Mixed Fuel
Takahashi S(University of Tokyo),Sato N(University of Tokyo),Kono M(University of Tokyo),Kondo H(Nihon University),Ujiie Y(Nihon University)
2 1199-1208   Sep 1995
Initial Investigation Control of Supersonic Turbulent Mixing by Acoustic Disturbance
Sato N(University of Tokyo),Takahashi S(University of Tokyo),Shiba S(University of Tokyo),Kono M(University of Tokyo)
1 582-590   Sep 1995


Kazunori WAKAI, Takeshi ITOH, Shuhei TAKAHASHI, Shoshi SHIMIZU
Transactions of Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers   65(638) 3530-3536
An intrusive method to measure two-dimensional temperature distributions is developed by using a CT algorithm. The method is applied to measure the gas in a rapid compression machine where roll-up vortex is generated during the compression process...
C. P. Paolini, A. Udgaonkar, S. Bhattacharjee, S. Takahashi, K. Wakai
5th Asia-Pacific Conference on Combustion, ASPACC 2005: Celebrating Prof. Bob Bilger's 70th Birthday   273-276   Dec 2005
Although flame spread over solid fuels has been studied for over three decades, the focus has always been the determination of flame spread rate. There have been only a handful of studies directed to the determination of flame shape and structure ...
Hiroshi Enomoto, Shuhei Takahashi, Shunsuke Kunieda, Hideki Kato, Mitsuhiro Tsue, Michikata Kono, Haruhiko Kawasaki
Nihon Kikai Gakkai Ronbunshu, B Hen/Transactions of the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers, Part B   64 4241-4247
Experiments under microgravity condition were performed to investigate the surface reaction model. A spherical platinum of 1.5 mm iri diameter was used and the surface temperature was measured by thermocouple. The mole fraction of nitrogen of the ...
J. Lu, K. Wakai, S. Takahashi, S. Shimizu
Measurement Science and Technology   11 692-697
The algorithm which takes into account the effect of refraction of sound wave paths for acoustic computer tomography (CT) is developed. Incorporating the algorithm of refraction into ordinary CT algorithms which are based on Fourier transformation...
Jian LU, Shuhei TAKAHASHI, Kazunori WAKAI, Shoshi SHIMIZU
Transactions of Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers   65(638) 3468-3474
The Algorithm to solve refraction effect of sound wave paths for acoustic CT (computer tomography) is developed. Ordinary CT algorithm, that is, kinds of Fourier transformation, is hard to take into account of deflection of projection beams. In th...

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(B))
Project Year: 2010 - 2012    Investigator(s): Takahashi SHUHEI
The temperature measurement method was developed to capture the temperature distribution with the emitted energy from carbon dioxide in hot gas by an infrared camera. The measurement is non-intrusive and two-dimensional temperature distribution ca...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2003 - 2005    Investigator(s): 高橋 周平, Kazunori WAKAI
Hydrocarbon fuel is attractive for scramjet engine because of its high energy density. However, its low reactivity is pointed out as a large demerit. In order to use hydrocarbon fuel for a scramjet combustor, it is important to ensure ignition and...
Study on Flame-Holding in Supersonic Airflow
Study on Flame Spread over Solid Materials