BHANDARY Netra Prakash

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Name
BHANDARY Netra Prakash
URL
http://yoran.office.ehime-u.ac.jp/profile/en.aa833dd8f82102f260392a0d922b9077.html
Affiliation
Ehime University
Section
Faculty of Collaborative Regional Innovation; Graduate School of Science and Engineering
Job title
Professor
Other affiliation
Ehime University
Research funding number
10363251
ORCID ID
0000-0002-9783-5033

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2019
 - 
Today
Professor, Faculty of Collaborative Regional Innovation, Ehime University
 
Apr 2017
 - 
Today
Deputy Director, Center for Disaster Management Informatics Research, Ehime University
 
Apr 2016
 - 
Mar 2019
Associate Professor, Faculty of Collaborative Regional Innovation, Ehime University
 
Apr 2015
 - 
Mar 2019
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Science and Engineering / Engineering for Production and Environment, Ehime University
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2015
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Science and Engineering / Engineering for Production and Environment, Ehime University
 

Education

 
Apr 2000
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Mar 2003
Engineering Production and Environment, Graduate School of Science and Engineering / Doctor of Engineering, Ehime University
 
Apr 1998
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Mar 2000
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Science and Engineering / Master in Engineering, Ehime University
 
Aug 1989
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Jul 1993
Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Aligarh Muslim University, India
 

Committee Memberships

 
Jan 2018
   
 
Nepal Geotechnical Society  President (Executive Committee)
 
Apr 2008
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Dec 2017
Nepal Geotechnical Society  Vice President (Executive Committee)
 
Oct 2007
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Sep 2009
Nepal Engineers' Association  Co-Chairman, International Relation Committee
 
Apr 2006
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Mar 2008
Nepal Geotechnical Society  Executive Committee Member
 
May 2003
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Apr 2005
Nepal Engineers' Association  Coordinator for Japan Chapter
 

Awards & Honors

 
Aug 2018
Geodisaster reduction-related activities 2017, Best Activity Award, International Consortium on Geodisaster Reduction
 
Oct 2016
Disaster risk reduction knowledge of local people in Nepal, Best Paper Award, International Consortium on Geo-Disaster Reduction
Winner: Tuladhar GL, Yatabe, R, Dahal, RK, Bhandary NP
 
Sep 2014
Best Paper/Presentation Award, ICGdR, 12th International Symposium on Geo-disaster Reduction (U.S.A.)
 
Oct 2012
Best Presentation Award, 10th International Symposium on Mitigation of Geo-disasters in Asia (Japan)
 
Feb 2004
"MAHENDRA VIDDYA BHUSHAN: CLASS I" MEDAL, Ministry of Education, Nepal
 

Published Papers

 
ABDUL RACHMAN RASYID, NETRA P. BHANDARY, RYUICHI YATABE, AND IHSAN
International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering   11(2) 107-111   Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Toru Futagami, Tsuyoshi Hatori, Netra Prakash Bhandary
Journal of Disaster Research   12(4) 748-754   Aug 2017   [Refereed][Invited]
© 2017, Fuji Technology Press. All rights reserved. Increase in number of disaster prevention experts in various fields of our society has led to greater expectations for their activities as local disaster prevention leaders. It may be of interest...
Manita Timilsina, Netra Prakash Bhandary, Ranjan Kumar Dahal, Ryuichi Yatabe
GIS Landslide   97-112   May 2017
© Springer Japan KK 2017. Large-scale landslides are huge deep-seated failed masses that occurred in the geological past. Some of them are dormant while some are still active, creeping, and reactivating causing problems in the form of small-scale ...
Ngadisih, Guruh Samodra, Netra Prakash Bhandary, Ryuichi Yatabe
GIS Landslide   135-159   May 2017
© Springer Japan KK 2017. Landslide occurs almost every year in Indonesia which causes tremendous damages to life and properties. Landslide hazard map would allow the identification of hazard regions for the implementation of mitigation which can ...
Rasyid, A.R., Bhandary, N.P. & Yatabe, R.
Geoenvironmental Disasters   3(19) 1-16   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
H. Hazarika, N. P. Bhandary, Y. Kajita, K. Kasama, K. Tsukahara, R. K. Pokharel
Lowland Technology International   18 105-118   Sep 2016   [Refereed]
This paper describes the damage brought by the 2015 Nepal earthquake to urban infrastructures, modern and traditional buildings as well as some word heritage sites in and around Kathmandu city. The paper also focuses on a disaster brought to a hyd...
Ngadisih, Netra P. Bhandary, Ryuichi Yatabe, Ranjan K. Dahal
AIP Conference Proceedings   1730    May 2016   [Refereed]
© 2016 Author(s). West Java Province is the most landslide risky area in Indonesia owing to extreme geo-morphological conditions, climatic conditions and densely populated settlements with immense completed and ongoing development activities. So, ...
Kiran Prasad Acharya, Netra Prakash Bhandary, Ranjan Kumar Dahal, Ryuichi Yatabe
Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk   7(2) 721-746   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
© 2014 Taylor & Francis. This study focuses on topographic hollows, their flow direction and flow accumulation characteristics, and highlights discharge of hillslope seepage so as to understand porewater pressure development phenomena in relatio...
Kiran Prasad Acharya, Ryuichi Yatabe, Netra Prakash Bhandary, Ranjan Kumar Dahal
Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk   7(1) 156-185   Jan 2016   [Refereed]
© 2014 Taylor & Francis. In this work, we prepare and replicate a deterministic slope failure hazard model in small-scale catchments of tertiary sedimentary terrain of Niihama city in western Japan. It is generally difficult to replicate a deter...
Matebie Meten, Netra Prakash Bhandary, Ryuichi Yatabe
Journal of Mountain Science   12(6) 1355-1372   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
© 2015, Science Press, Institute of Mountain Hazards and Environment, CAS and Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. Ethiopia has a mountainous landscape which can be divided into the Northwestern and Southeastern plateaus by the Main Ethiopian Rift a...

Misc

 
Hiromitsu Yamagishi, Netra Prakash Bhandary
GIS Landslide   1-230   May 2017
© Springer Japan KK 2017. All rights reserved. This book presents landslide studies using the geographic information system (GIS), which includes not only the science of GIS and remote sensing, but also technical innovations, such as detailed ligh...
Ilham Alimuddin, Luhur Bayuaji, Abdul Rachman Rasyid, Abdul Rachman Rasyid, Purwanto, Bambang Setiadi, Netra Prakash Bhandary, Ryuichi Yatabe
37th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing, ACRS 2016   2 1351-1355   Jan 2016
Landslides have been one of the major natural disasters in most countries in the world. Indonesia has experienced landslides events annually in its mountainous areas and has been generating increasing number of casualties in recent years. One way ...
Deepak Raj Bhat, Netra P. Bhandary, Ryuichi Yatabe
Landslide Science and Practice: Early Warning, Instrumentation and Monitoring   2 635-642   Dec 2013
Many researchers have studied creeping behaviour of landslide soils in the laboratory using both odometer and triaxial tests; however in most cases, they have only concentrated on the pre-peak creep behaviour of soil, which does not adequately exp...
N. P. Bhandary, Y. R. Paudyal, R. K. Dahal, and R. Yatabe
Proceedings of the 18th SOUTHEAST ASIAN GEOTECHNICAL CONFERENCE CUM INAUGURAL AGSSEA CONFERENCE      May 2013   [Refereed]
The Himalayan mountains and their surroundings are hit by a major earthquake in 100-year or less interval. A study conducted in 2002 revealed that Kathmandu valley of Nepal will suffer a great damage if an M8.0 class earthquake hits the region aga...
R. C. Tiwari, N. P. Bhandary, R. Yatabe and R. K. Dahal
Proceedings of the 18th SOUTHEAST ASIAN GEOTECHNICAL CONFERENCE CUM INAUGURAL AGSSEA CONFERENCE      May 2013   [Refereed]
This paper mainly focuses on current numerical implementations in slope instability computations. We successfully implemented two simplified numerical procedures in one sample problem referring from Smith and Griffiths’ book entitled “Programming ...
Deepak Raj Bhat, Netra P. Bhandary, Ryuichi Yatabe, Ranjan K. Dahal, Ram C. Tiwari
International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering   7 447   Jan 2013
Bhandary NP, Yatabe R, Hasegawa S, Dahal RK
Proc. Geo-Frontiers Congress 2011      Apr 2012   [Refereed]
Landslides, primarily occurring in deep-seated landslide areas, frequently damage important roads in Nepal and contribute to massive economic losses and public suffering every year. Efforts to understand these landslides, which are often only rega...
Shanker Dhakal, Netra P. Bhandary, Ryuichi Yatabe, Naoki Kinoshita
Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Shock and Impact Loads on Structures   269-278   Dec 2011
The usual way to specify the impact load onto the rockfall protective structures has been through the impact energy (kinetic energy) of the falling rock-boulder. The same philosophy was adopted during the full-scale test campaign of a newly develo...
Study of Ground Response of Three Cities of Kathmandu Valley of Nepal using Microtremor Observations
Proc. 8th International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering (8CUEE), Tokyo, Japan   567-575   2011
Rainfall-induced landslide in different climatic environments: a comparison of the Nepal Himalaya and Shikoku Japan
S Hasegawa, RK Dahal, M Yamanaka, NP Bhandary, R Yatabe
Geologically Active, William et al. (eds), Proc. IAEG Conference (Taylor & Francis Group, London, CRC Press)   241-249   Aug 2010

Books etc

 
Hiromitsu Yamagishi, Netra Prakash Bhandary (Part:Joint Editor, Overall editing)
Springer   Jul 2017   ISBN:9784431543909
Progress of Geo-Disaster Mitigation Technology in Asia (eds: F. Wang, M. Miyajima, T. Li, W. Shan, and T. F. Fathani)
Bhandary N. P. and Dahal R. K. (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 6, pp.123-156)
Springer Berlin Heidelberg   Aug 2013   
Disasters and Development: Investing in Sustainable Development of Nepal (eds: N. P. Bhandary and J. Subedi)
Bhandary Netra P. et. al (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 1, pp.1-9,Chapter 5, pp.69-91, Chapter 9, pp.159-181 , Chapter 11, pp.197-204)
Nov 2010   
Disasters and Development: Investing in Sustainable Development of Nepal
Vajra Publications, kathmandu, Nepak   2010   
Institutional Approach to Disseminating Disaster Management Knowhow in Asia - a case of Ehime University in Nepal - (eds: Yatabe R. and Bhattarai D.)
Bhandary N. P.
Oct 2008   

Teaching Experience

 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Fundamental Study in Relation with the Physical Properties and Structure of the Kathmandu Valley Ground and Their Influence on Damage Extent during the 2015 Nepal Earthquake
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (Overseas 'B')
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Shinichiro Mori (With: NP Bhandary and H Yamamoto)
Advanced Research on Reducing Mercury Pollution Risk in Gold Mining Areas of Indonesia
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (Overseas 'A')
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Masayuki Sakakibara (With: NP Bhandary and 10 others)
Development of a Strategic and Integrated Disaster Mitigation Research Plan Targeting Mega Disasters in Various Countries of the Himalayan Watersheds
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (Overseas 'B')
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Ryuichi Yatabe (With: NP Bhandary and 4 others)
Comprehensive Investigation Study of the 2015 Nepal Earthquake and Its Disastrous Effects
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: May 2015 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Ryuichi Yatabe (With: NP Bhandary and 15 others)
Residual-state Creep Strength of Soil and Evaluation of Long-term Landslide Stability
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KIBAN-C)
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): Netra Prakash Bhandary