KUWABARA Kouhei

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Name
KUWABARA Kouhei
Affiliation
National Institute of Technology,Kushiro College
Section
Department of Creative Engineering Field of Architecture
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Dr.Eng.(Hokkaido University)
Research funding number
40374582

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2016
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, Department of Creative Engineering, Architecture Course, National Institute of Technology, Kushiro College
 
Apr 2012
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Mar 2016
Associate Professor, Department of Architecture, Kushiro National College of Technology
 
Apr 2006
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Mar 2012
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Hokkaido University
 
Apr 2004
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Mar 2006
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Hokkaido University
 

Published Papers

 
Kouhei KUWABARA, Keita YAMAZAKI, Shigeo SUGA, Koichiro KOBAYASHI, Yasuhiro HAMADA and Nao TAKAHASHI
Journal of Environmental Engineering (Transactions of AIJ)   84(756) 151-159   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
K. YAMAZAKI, S. SUGA, K. KUWABARA, Y. HAMADA, S. SYU, R. NAKANO, K. KOBAYASHI, N. TAKAHASHI
J. Environ. Eng., AIJ   83(748) 543-553   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
YAMAZAKI, Keita, SUGA, Shigeo, TAKAHASHI Nao, KUWABARA, Kouhei, KOBAYASHI, Koichiro
J. Environ. Eng., AIJ   83(747) 453-463   May 2018   [Refereed]
Tomonori Sakoi, Tohru Mochida, Yoshihito Kurazumi, Shin ichi Sawada, Yosuke Horiba, Kohei Kuwabara
Journal of Thermal Biology      Jan 2017
© 2017 Elsevier Ltd. The wet bulb globe temperature (WBGT) is an effective measure for risk screening to prevent heat dISOrders. However, a heat risk evaluation by WBGT requires adjustments depending on the clothing. In this study, we proposed a n...
Tomonori Sakoi, Tohru Mochida, Yoshihito Kurazumi, Kohei Kuwabara, Yosuke Horiba, Shin ichi Sawada
Journal of Thermal Biology      Jan 2017
© 2017 Elsevier Ltd. The purpose of this study is to expand the empirically derived wet bulb globe temperature (WBGT) index to a rational thermal index based on the heat balance for a human body. We derive the heat balance model in the same form a...
Effect of clothing fit of T-shirt on physiological and psychological responses in hot environments
K. Kuwabara, Y. Shibata, M. Ogawa, Y. Hamada, H. Kubota
The Fifth International Conference on Human-Environment System   USB   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Taro MORI, Yuki SADAIKE, Kouhei KUWABARA, Toshio KUSAKARI, Shinichi MINAMI, Shinichi TAKEUCHI
AIJ Journal of Technology and Design   22(52) 1021-1026   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
MORI Taro, NISHIZAWA Takeo, KUWABARA Kouhei, SATOU Syoji
Journal of Environmental Engineering (Transactions of AIJ)   81(720) 189-197   Feb 2016   [Refereed]
 Recently, people pay attention to a life style of Ainu people who live in Hokkaido and north Asia area as indigenous people. Chise is a traditional house for them. They are made of just local materials such as wood and cogon grasses. In this repo...
Kubota H, Kuwabara K, Hamada Y
International journal of biometeorology   58(7) 1593-1603   Sep 2014   [Refereed]
Kubota H, Kuwabara K, Hamada Y
International journal of biometeorology   58(6) 1339-1353   Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Kouhei KUWABARA
Research Reports, Kushiro National College of Technology   46 151-154   Dec 2012
Derivation of equations for sweating efficiency based on pattern of regional sweat rate
Kouhei KUWABARA, Hideki KUBOTA, and Yasuhiro HAMADA
9th International Meeting for Manikins and Modeling   CFD & Modeling-USB   Aug 2012
Effect of clothing properties (Colour, thermal, and evaporative) on mean skin temperature in a hot outdoor environment
KUWABARA Kouhei, KUBOTA Hideki, YACHI Makoto, HAMADA Yasuhiro, NAGANO Katsunori
Proc. of 4th International Conference on Human-Environment System   757-762   Oct 2011
Effect of the wetness of clothing made of different materials on the mean skin temperature in a hot environment
KUWABARA Kouhei, KUBOTA Hideki, HAMADA Yasuhiro, NAGANO Katsunori
Book of Abstracts of 14th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics   293-296   Jul 2011
Kouhei KUWABARA, Hideki KUBOTA, Yasuhiro HAMADA, Katsunori NAGANO
Journal of environmental engineering   75(654) 691-696   Aug 2010
SAKOI Tomonori, MOCHIDA Tohru, KUWABARA Kohei
Japanese journal of biometeorology   47(2) 107-118   Jul 2010
Transactions of the Society of Heating, Air-Conditioning and Sanitary Engineers of Japan   (137) 9-17   2008
MOCHIDA Tohru, KUWABARA Kouhei, SAKOI Tomonori
Transactions of the Society of Heating, Air-Conditioning and Sanitary Engineers of Japan   (128) 1-9   Nov 2007
The wet bulb globe temperature index (WBGT), which was originated by Yaglou and Minard in 1957, is widely used throughout the world. The WBGT for assessing hot environments has been adopted by NIOSH in the USA since 1972 and has also been standard...
Descente sports science   28 89-96,別冊21〜22   Jun 2007
MOCHIDA Tohru, SAKOI Tomonori, KUWABARA Kouhei
Transactions of the Society of Heating, Air-Conditioning and Sanitary Engineers of Japan   (108) 21-28   Mar 2006
The wet bulb globe temperature index (WBGT), which was originated by Yaglou and Minard in 1957, is widely used throughout the world. The WBGT for assessing hot environments has been adopted by NIOSH in the USA since 1972 and has also been standard...

Misc

 
Transactions of the Society of Heating, Air-Conditioning and Sanitary Engineers of Japan   (144) 1-10   2009
Theoretical expressions of WBGT and examinations of the original WBGT from standpoint of thermo-physiological engineering -Characteristics of WBGT for outdoor conditions-
Transactions of the Society of Heating, Air-Conditioning and Sanitary Engineers of Japan   (128) 1-9   2007
Influence of individual difference of thermal sweating on risk of disorder due to hot environment
28 89-96   2007

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Damage of Building Facility by the 2018 Hokkaido Eastern Iburi earthquake –Part V
Kouhei Kuwabara, Taro Mori, Takaki Muramatsu
SHASEJ, Hokkaido 53   20 Mar 2019   
B-3Study on reduction of heat stroke stress by Ventilated Working Wear -PartⅦ
Yoichiro Kaneuchi, Shigeo Suga, Keita Yamazaki, Yasuhiro Hamada, Kouhei Kuwabara, Koichiro Kobayashi, Ayano Dempoya, Tomoko Koshiba
SHASEJ, Hokkaido 53   20 Mar 2019   
BP-3Study on reduction of heat stroke stress by Ventilated Working Wear -Part VI
Ryo Yamada, Shigeo Suga, Keita Yamazaki, Yasuhiro Hamada, Kouhei Kuwabara, Koichiro Kobayashi, Ayano Dempoya, Tomoko Koshiba, Yoichiro Kaneuchi
SHASEJ, Hokkaido 53   20 Mar 2019   
F-2Study on Risk Evaluation of Heat Stroke Using Wearable Device -Part V Relationship between maximum oxygen uptakes estimated from physical fitness test and exercise habit of teenage students and its aging
Kouhei Kuwabara, Gento Kubo, Yasuhiro Hamada, Toshiki Mishima, Masaki Tateoka
42th Symposium on Human-Environment System   9 Dec 2018   Japanese Society of Human-Environment System
B-4Study on the effect of Ventilated Working Wear on physiological and psychological responses of construction workers -PartX Measurement of thermal properties of Ventilated Work Wear using a thermal manikin
Tomoko Koshiba, Nonoe Arai, Yuko Matsui, Ayano Dempoya, Keita Yamazaki, Shigeo Suga, Kouhei Kuwabara
42th Symposium on Human-Environment System   8 Dec 2018   Japanese Society of Human-Environment System
B-3Study on the effect of Ventilated Working Wear on physiological and psychological responses of construction workers – PartIX Actual measurement at indoor construction site
Yoichiro Kaneuchi, Keita Yamazaki, Shigeo Suga, Shunsuke Someya, Kouhei Kuwabara, Gento Kubo, Yasuhiro Hamada, Koichiro Kobayashi, Ayano Dempoya
8 Dec 2018   Japanese Society of Human-Environment System
B-2Study on the effect of Ventilated Working Wear on physiological and psychological responses of construction workers – Part VIII Relationship between water loss and skin temperature in artificial climate chamber
Ryo Yamada, Yoichiro Kaneuchi, Keita Yamazaki, Shigeo Suga, Kouhei Kuwabara, Gento Kubo, Yasuhiro Hamada, Koichiro Kobayashi, Ayano Dempoya
42th Symposium on Human-Environment System   8 Dec 2018   Japanese Society of Human-Environment System
B-1Study on the effect of Ventilated Working Wear on Physiological and Psychological Responses of Construction Workers –Part VII Relations between water loss and skin temperature at active construction site
Keita Yamazaki, Shigeo Suga, Kouhei Kuwabara, Yasuhiro Hamada, Yoichiro Kaneuchi, Koichiro Kobayashi
42th Symposium on Human-Environment System   8 Dec 2018   Japanese Society of Human-Environment System
Study on Reduction of Heat Stress by Ventilated Working Wear ?Part IV Relationship between Thermal Environment at Construction Site and Physiological and Psychological Responses
Kouhei KUWABARA, Keita YAMAZAKI, Shigeo SUGA, Yasuhiro HAMADA, Koichiro KOBAYASHI
SHASEJ2018   14 Sep 2018   
Study on Reduction of Heat Stress by Ventilated Working Wear ?Part V
Keita YAMAZAKI, Shigeo SUGA, Kouhei KUWABARA, Yasuhiro HAMADA, Koichiro KOBAYASHI
SHASEJ2018   14 Sep 2018   
Study on deterioration of thermal performance for revitalization of second hand residence in cold climate area.Part I
Shoei MARUYAMA, Taro MORI, Kouhei KUWABARA, Hirofumi HAYAMA, Koki KIKUTA
AIJ2018   5 Sep 2018   
Study on deterioration of thermal performance for revitalization of second hand residence in cold climate area.Part II
Taro MORI, Shoei MARUYAMA, Kouhei KUWABARA
AIJ2018   5 Sep 2018   
Study on deterioration of thermal performance for revitalization of second hand residence in cold climate area.Part III Evaluation of thermal performance of buildings using infrared camera.
Kouhei KUWABARA, Taro MORI
SHASEJ2018   5 Sep 2018   
Study on Deterioration of Thermal Performance for Revitalization of Second Hand Residence in Cold Climate Area. ?Part IV
Shoei MARUYAMA, Taro MORI, Kouhei KUWABARA, Hirofumi HAYAMA, Koki KIKUTA
AIJ, Hokkaido2018   23 Jun 2018   
Study on Deterioration of Thermal Performance for Revitalization of Second Hand Residence in Cold Climate Area. ?Part V Evaluation of Thermal Performance of Buildings Using Infrared Camera.
Kouhei KUWABARA, Taro MORI
AIJ, Hokkaido2018   23 Jun 2018   
Evaluation of a thermometer produced by three dimensional printer.
KUWABARA Kouhei, HAMADA Yasuhiro
26 Nov 2017   
Study on risk evaluation of heat stroke using wearable device -Part 3 Estimation of time to reach a level of physical fatigue as a function of heart rate
KUWABARA, K., HAMADA, Y. and KUBOTA, H.
14 Sep 2017   
Thermal property of the human body and head shaped thermometers produced by means of a three-dimensional printer
KUWABARA, K. and HAMADA, Y.
1 Sep 2017   
Study on the relation between preservation and utilization of historical buildings and heating cost.
KUWABARA Kouhei, MORI Taro, NISHIZAWA Takeo
24 Jun 2017   
Study on risk evaluation of heat stroke using wearable device -Part 1
Shibata, Y., K. KUWABARA and Y. Hamada
21 Mar 2017   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Study on evaluation method of spectral reflectanceand transmittance of clothing in the visible and near infrared ranges
The DESCENTE and ISHIMOTO Memorial Foundation for the promotion of sports science: 
Project Year: 2012 - 2012    Investigator(s): KUWABARA Kouhei
Relationship between Colors and Solar Transmittance, Reflectance and Absorptance of Clothing with Different Fabrics
The DESCENTE and ISHIMOTO Memorial Foundation for the promotion of sports science: 
Project Year: 2010 - 2010    Investigator(s): KUWABARA Kouhei
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(B))
Project Year: 2008 - 2009    Investigator(s): Kouhei KUWABARA
The effect of individual variability of cardiorespiratory capacity and heat acclimatization on human physiological reaction was studied by using subjective experiments and early works. Rectal temperature in a hot environment was defined as functio...
Influence of Individual Difference of Thermal Sweating on Risk of Disorder due to Hot Environment
The DESCENTE and ISHIMOTO Memorial Foundation for the promotion of sports science: 
Project Year: 2006 - 2006    Investigator(s): Kouhei KUWABARA
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2005 - 2006    Investigator(s): 窪田 英樹, Kohei KUWABARA
This study aims to contribute to the introduction and promotion of the snow and ice cryogenic energy in cold and heavy snowfall regions in the future. To achieve this goal, we have developed a new concept for improvement of the performance of a sn...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2002 - 2003    Investigator(s): Tohru MOCHIDA
First, the authors described drawback and advantage of PMV index from ISO 7730 and SET^* from ASHRAE standards, which are two major indices of the world. And, we studied the relationship between mean skin temperature, skin wettedness and thermal s...