KATO Takaaki

J-GLOBAL         Last updated: Mar 22, 2019 at 11:02
KATO Takaaki
The University of Kitakyushu
Faculty of Environmental Engineering, Department of Life and Environment Engineering
Job title
Ph.D. (Engineering)(Tokyo Institute of Technology)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2017
Professor, Faculty of Environmental Engineering, The University of Kitakyushu
Apr 2017
Director, Center for Disaster Countermeasures, The University of Kitakyushu
Apr 2008
Mar 2017
Associate Professor, Faculty of Environmental Engineering, The University of Kitakyushu
Apr 2007
Mar 2008
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Environmental Engineering, The University of Kitakyushu
Apr 1997
Mar 2007
Assistant Professor, Gradusate Schoolo of Decision Science and Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology


Graduate School, Division of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Faculty of Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Published Papers

Endo, A, Kumazawa,T., Kimura, M., Yamada, M., Kato, T., and Kozaki, K.
Water   10(9) 1-19   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Characteristics and development of policy and institutional structures of emergency response in Vietnam
To, N. T., and Kato, T.
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction   31 729-741   2018   [Refereed]
Kato, T. and Endo, A.
Water   9(12) 1-16   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Kato, T., Tran, A. Q., and Hoang, H.
Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management   19(2) 977-987   2017   [Refereed]
Nakamura, H., Umeki, H., and Kato, T.
Safety Science   99B 235-243   2017   [Refereed]
To N.T., and Kato T.
Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management   19(2) 988-998   2017   [Refereed]
Kato, T., Tokuhara, A., Ushifusa, Y., Sakurai, A., Aramaki, K., and Maruyama, F.
The Electricity Journal   29(2) 12-19   2016   [Refereed]
Phan Hoang, T. T., and Kato, T.
Sustainable Environment Research   26(6) 274-286   2016   [Refereed]
Nishikawa M, Kato T, Homma T, Takahara S.
Environmental Science and Policy   55(P1) 11-19   2016   [Refereed]
Kato T, Takahara S, Homma T.
Journal of Disaster Research   10(4) 627-634   2015   [Refereed]
Kato T, Tran A.Q, Hoang H.
Sustainable Environment Research   25(2) 93-101   2015   [Refereed]
Nakamura H, Kato T.
Sustainable Environment Research   25(3) 177-183   2015   [Refereed]
Kato T, Himeshima E, Hoang H, Tran V.Q, Nakamura H.
Sustainable Environment Research   24(3) 161-171   2014   [Refereed]
Nakamura H, Kato T.
Environmental Science and Policy   25 1-12   2013   [Refereed]
Kato T, Pham T.X.D., Hoang H, Xue Y, Tran Q.V.
Waste Management   32(12) 2431-2438   2012   [Refereed]
Hidano, N., and Kato, T.
Environmental Economics and Policy Studies   9(4) 259-281   2008   [Refereed]
Kato T, Hatta M, Nishikawa M, Matsumoto S.
Transactions of the Atomic Energy Society of Japan   6(4) 404-420   2007   [Refereed]
Kato, T., and Hidano, N.
Journal of Risk Research   10(6) 773-792   2007   [Refereed]

Books etc

The Water-Energy-Food Nexus: Human-Environmental Security in the Asia-Pacific Ring of Fire (A. Endo and T. Oh (eds.))
Kato, T., Yanagihara, A., and Endo, A. (Part:Contributor, Experience of disaster and recognition of local resources: A survey of a tsunami-damged town in Japan (pp.195-207))
Springer Nature Singapore   2018   

Conference Activities & Talks

Factors of selecting areas in which to build emergency management capacity: A survey of Japanese municipal governments
Kato T.
Society for Risk Analysis Annual Meeting   2 Dec 2018   
Development and promotion of solid waste management education in elementary schools using the Japanese model: Case study in Da Nang, Vietnam
Phan Hoang. T. T., and Kato, T.
The 10th Asia-Pacific Landfill Symposium (APLAS 2018)   24 Nov 2018   
Evaluating inter-organizational coordination in earthquake disaster recovery activities
To, N. T., and Kato, T.
The 7th Asia Conference on Earthquake Engineering   22 Nov 2018   
Designing and visualizing the water-energy-food nexus system
Endo, A., Kumazawa, T., Yamada, M., Kato, T.
American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting   11 Dec 2017   
Recycling of plastic trays: Consumers' habits and acceptance of new recycling techniques
Kato, T., and Nakamura, Y.
EcoDesign 2017   29 Nov 2017   

Research Grants & Projects

Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2018
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2016


My own website
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