WATANABE Kojiro

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Name
WATANABE Kojiro
E-mail
kojirotokushima-u.ac.jp
URL
http://pub2.db.tokushima-u.ac.jp/ERD/person/75001/profile-en.html
Affiliation
Tokushima University
Section
Graduate School of Technology, Industrial and Social Sciences
Degree
Doctor of Enginnering(Toyohashi University of Technology)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2017
 - 
Today
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Technology, Industrial and Social Sciences, Tokushima University
 
Apr 2017
   
 
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Technology, Industrial and Social Sciences, Tokushima University
 
Apr 2016
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Mar 2017
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Science and Technology,, Tokushima University
 
Apr 2016
   
 
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Tokushima University
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2016
Assistant Professor, Institute of Technology and Science, The University of Tokushima
 

Education

 
Apr 1998
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Mar 2001
Department of Environment and Life Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, PhD Course, Toyohashi University of Technology
 
Apr 1996
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Mar 1998
Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Master Course, Toyohashi University of Technology
 
Apr 1994
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Mar 1996
Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Toyohashi University of Technology
 

Published Papers

 
Analysis of sustainability on urban structure considering tsunami disaster risk
Masashi Okushima, Hideo Yamanaka, Kojiro WATANABE
Global Environmental Research   Vol.22(No.2) 185-192   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Kojiro WATANABE, Akio Kondo
Journal of Architecture and Planning   Vol.81(No.730) 2713-2721   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
The purpose of this paper is to show the residential location trend considering Tsunami risk in Tokushima Urban Area (TUA). Building certification data was used to show residential location from 2010 to 2013. We analyzed residential location trend...
Suguru Tsujioka, Akio Kondo, Kojiro WATANABE
International Journal of Research in Chemical Metallurgical and Civil Engineering   Vol.3(No.1) 180-183   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Suguru Tsujioka, Akio Kondo, Kojiro WATANABE
Advances in Civil Engineering and Building Materials IV   451-455   Sep 2015   [Refereed]
Kojiro Murakami, Akio Kondo, Kojiro WATANABE
Journal of Architecture and Planning   Vol.80(No.707) 107-114   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
In order to promote the urban residence for aged society in the future, it is important to create a residential land use in central urban area. The purpose of the paper is to evaluate the suitability of residential area based on the relationship b...
shunsuke Ohashi, Akio Kondo, Masashi Okushima, Kojiro WATANABE, Akiko Kondo
Journal of the City Planning Institute of Japan   Vol.48(No.3) 591-596   Nov 2013   [Refereed]
Qingyue Kong, Akio Kondo, Masashi Okushima, Kojiro WATANABE, Akiko Kondo
Journal of the City Planning Institute of Japan   Vol.47(No.3) 781-786   Nov 2012   [Refereed]
Many studies show that regular moderate physical activity such as walking and cycling is beneficial for health promotion. The aim of this study is to propose policies promoting physical activity and measure their effects. Focusing on the transport...
Suguru Tsujioka, Kojiro WATANABE, Akio Kondo
Journal of the City Planning Institute of Japan   Vol.47(No.3) 295-300   Nov 2012   [Refereed]
The purpose of this study is to analyze shopping behavior in household types, that are distinguished by the place of residence and the family structure. We simulate the shopping behaviour of households using micro simulation. The simulation model ...
Tomoko Tamaari, Kojiro WATANABE, Akio Kondo
AIJ Journal of Technology and Design   Vol.18(No.39) 721-726   Jun 2012   [Refereed]
The purpose of this study is to develop the Shouzui ruins Digital Museum (SDM). SDM consists of three modules; the mobile information system, the website of historical information and the subsystem of the website. The mobile information system off...
Shohei YODEN, Akio Kondo, Kojiro WATANABE, YUHUA DING
Journal of Architecture and Planning   Vol.74(No.639) 1101-1107   May 2009   [Refereed]
The purpose of this study is to clarify changes in location of large-scale retail stores in Tokushima prefecture and the shopping behavior of consumers. First, change in location of large-scale retail stores in suburban areas is observed. Second, ...
Kojiro WATANABE, Akio Kondo
Journal of City Planning Institute of Japan   Vol.44(No.1) 50-55   Apr 2009   [Refereed]
It is important to manage the landscape conservation and the improvement of the disaster mitigation performance in historical built-up area simultaneously. The purpose of this paper is to analyze effect of government subsidy for seismic renovation...
Kojiro WATANABE, Akio Kondo
Journal of Architecture and Planning   Vol.74(No.637) 627-634   Mar 2009   [Refereed]
The purpose of this paper is to develop a Tsunami evacuation simulation model. In this model, which uses the concept of Multi-Agent Systems, each evacuee has an age, an evacuation speed, a number of neighborhood obstacles, a fatigue level and a co...
Hiroki NAGASAKI, Kojiro WATANABE, Akio Kondo
Journal of Architecture and Planning   Vol.74(No.636) 409-416   Feb 2009   [Refereed]
In this paper, we developed a land use planning support system using the household distribution prediction model. The concept of multi-agent systems was used in the model. The agent of this model is a household. The agent decides decision of migra...
YUHUA DING, Akio Kondo, Kojiro WATANABE
Journal of Architecture and Planning   Vol.74(No.636) 417-422   Feb 2009   [Refereed]
Recently in Japan, aging and depopulation trends have made it increasingly important to advance the development of centralized urban housing for elderly citizens. The purpose of this study is to analyze the needs of an aging consumer in order to t...
Yoshimizu Gohnai, Akira Ohgai, Shinji IKARUGA, Takaaki Kato, Kei-ichiro Hitaka, Masahiro MURAKAMI, Kojiro WATANABE
Journal of City Planning Institute of Japan   Vol.43(No.2) 34-40   Oct 2008   [Refereed]
YUHUA DING, Akio Kondo, Kojiro Murakami, Masakazu Ohnishi, Kojiro WATANABE
Journal of City Planning Institute of Japan   Vol.43(No.3) 13-18   Oct 2008   [Refereed]
In recent years, Japan's population has continually decreased and grown older. It is widely believed that centralized urban housing will play a vital role in the future design of cities. With the needs of elderly citizens in mind, this research fo...
Hiroki Nagasaki, Kojiro WATANABE, Akio Kondo
AIJ Journal of Technology and Design   Vol.13(No.26) 795-800   Dec 2007   [Refereed]
The purpose of this study is to obtain information to develop land use planning support tools (PSS) using GIS through questionnaire survey. The focus of this survey is upon an urban planning section in provincial government, an urban planning cons...
Prasanna Divigalpitiya, Akira Ohgai, Takeru Tani, Kojiro WATANABE, Yoshimizu Gohnai
Journal of Asian Architecture and Building Engineering   Vol.6(No.2) 291-298   Nov 2007   [Refereed]
This paper proposes a Cellular Automata (CA) model to evaluate the urbanization patterns arising from the regulation of urban growth on paddy lands in the Colombo Metropolitan Region (CMR). Most of the historic map data available for the CMR befor...
Akira Ohgai, Yoshimizu Gohnai, Kojiro WATANABE
Computers, Environment and Urban Systems   Vol.31(No.4) 441-460   Jul 2007   [Refereed]
Japan has many built-up areas with a high proportion of old wooden structures. These areas will be badly damaged by collapsed buildings and the spread of fire in the event of a seismic disaster. The government is therefore focusing on the improvem...
Hiroki Nagasaki, Kojiro WATANABE, Akira Ohgai, Prasanna DIVIGALPITIYA, Akio Kondo
Theory and Applications of GIS   Vol.14(No.2) 157-168   Dec 2006   [Refereed]
The purpose of this paper is to develop a land use planning support tool (LU-PST) in developing countries. LU-PST consists of an urban growth model and a land use zoning map support tool. The urban growth model is a Cellular Automata (CA) model, a...
Norihiro Tsuchie, Akio Kondo, Kojiro WATANABE
Papers on City Planning   Vol.41(No.3) 37-42   Nov 2006   [Refereed]
The purpose of this study is to calculate the value of barrier-free maintenance of railway station facilities for elderly and handicapped persons, as a direct use value and an option value. First, the questionnaire survey was executed to examine t...
Kojiro WATANABE, Akio Kondo
Infrastructire Planning Review   Vol.23(No.1) 133-140   Nov 2006   [Refereed]
The purpose of this paper is to propose the urban growth simulation method using the atmospheric pollution gas absorption on vegetation area. First, Cellular Automata urban growth model was developed to estimate future urbanized area. Miyake's mod...
Gohnai Yoshimizu, Akira Ohgai, Shinji IKARUGA, Takaaki Kato, Kei-ichiro Hitaka, Masahiro MURAKAMI, Kojiro WATANABE
Innovations in Design & Decision Support Systems in Architecture and Urban Planning   35-51   Jul 2006   [Refereed]
This research carried out an experiment to verify the usefulness of a WebGIS-based system that we have been developing (A support system for community-disaster mitigation planning integrated with a fire spread simulation model using CA) BEFORE, DU...
Kui Zhou, Akio Kondo, Gordillo A. Cartagena, Kojiro WATANABE
Innovations in Design & Decision Support Systems in Architecture and Urban Planning   235-250   Jul 2006   [Refereed]
The purpose of this paper is to propose a model, which can be used for allocation planning of undesirable facilities by analyzing citizen s awareness. As the endurance distance is regarded as a variable, the relation between the distance from the ...
Kotaro Arimoto, Akio Kondo, Kojiro WATANABE
Infrastructire Planning Review   Vol.22(No.4) 869-876   Oct 2005   [Refereed]
Yohei Hamada, Akio Kondo, Kojiro WATANABE, Teruo Takeuchi, Mitsuru Yamaguchi
Infrastructire Planning Review   Vol.22(No.2) 315-323   Oct 2005   [Refereed]
Influence of Illegally Parked Bicycles on Safety for Visually Impaired in Walking
Yuki Fukuhara, Akio Kondo, Kotaro Arimoto, Kojiro WATANABE
福祉のまちづくり研究   Vol.7(No.1) 20-28   Aug 2005   [Refereed]
Urban development focusing on mobility for elderly and disabled people has been progressing rapidly since November in 2000 when the law to improve the environment where elderly and disabled people could move smoothly went into effect. As a result ...
Shinji Sato, Akio Kondo, Kojiro WATANABE
Journal of Architecture and Planning   (No.592) 193-199   Jun 2005   [Refereed]
The study aims to analyze the demand and the effect for the barrier-free house from the economical viewpoint. Firstly, the questionnaire for inhabitant is executed to investigate the willingness to pay for each level of barrier-free. Using these d...
Cellular Automata Modeling For Fire Spreading As a Tool to Aid Community-Based Planning for Disaster Mitigation
Akira Ohgai, Gohnai Yoshimizu, Shinji IKARUGA, Masahiro MURAKAMI, Kojiro WATANABE
Recent Advances in Design & Decision Support Systems in Architecture and Urban Planning   193-209   Jul 2004   [Refereed]
As a tool to support collaboration in community-based planning for disaster mitigation in Japanese old wooden built-up areas, we attempt to develop a fire spreading simulation model incorporated a fire fighting activity using Cellular Automata (CA...
環境に配慮した都市開発の適性評価支援GISツールの構築と途上国への適用
Akira Ohgai, Kojiro WATANABE, Yudono Ananto, Makoto IGARASHI
アジア都市研究   Vol.2(No.2) 3-18   Apr 2001   [Refereed]
Development of an Environment Considered Planning Support System to Urban Development for Developing Countries
Kojiro WATANABE, Akira Ohgai, Makoto IGARASHI
Proceedings of the 23th Symposium on Computer Technology of Information, Systems and Applications   7-12   Dec 2000   [Refereed]
Asian developing countries have been achieving rapidly economic growth due to large foreign investments. However in urban areas, environmental issues are occurring by rapid urbanization. Thus, appropriate urban development plans need to be made an...
Kojiro WATANABE, Akira Ohgai, Makoto IGARASHI
Journal of Architecture and Planning   (No.533) 105-112   Jul 2000   [Refereed]
The purpose of this paper is to develop an urban growth model by cellular automata (CA). First, we tried to analyze the behavior of Batty and Xie's CA model, and understood its characteristics. Next, we modeled urban growth process based on their ...
Development of GIS-based Landuse Planning Support Tools using Personal Computer
Akira Ohgai, Kojiro WATANABE, Makoto IGARASHI
Papers on City Planning   (No.34) 751-756   Nov 1999   [Refereed]
This paper describes GIS-based planning support tools using personal computers to help planners draw up alternatives. First, we indicate problems in conventional urban planning process at local governments, the present condition of planning suppor...
Kojiro WATANABE, Akira Ohgai
Journal of Architecture and Planning   (No.523) 203-210   Sep 1999   [Refereed]
The purpose of this paper is to develop an environmental management support expert system for developing countries. First, we arrange the knowledge base from environmental management plans of Japanese four cities. It consists of environmental zoni...

Misc

 
A Study on the Flood Disaster Risk considering the Infiltration and Storage Function of Rain Water in Tokushima Urban Area
Kojiro WATANABE
福島復興の環境都市計画の視点からの検証および災害復興準備に関する公開研究会   45-48   Mar 2018
津波災害の恐れのある地域における 近居実態と生活再建意識の分析
Hideo Yamanaka, Akio Kondo, Kojiro WATANABE
環境共生学会 学術大会論文集   Vol.18 10-15   Sep 2015
A Study on the Change of Building Construction Activity in Japanese Coastal Provincial City Before and After the Great East Japan Earthquake
Kojiro WATANABE, Hideo Yamanaka, Akio Kondo
環境共生   Vol.26 58-62   Mar 2015
The present study describes the changes of building construction activity in costal provincial area around Tokushima city in Japan before and after the great east japan earthquake. We investigated mainly trend of location of residential building u...
Big Data for Sustainable Tsunami Resilience of Urban Planning and Design
Kojiro WATANABE
Area Development Research   Vol.591 7-10   Dec 2013
平成18・19年度徳島大学パイロット事業支援「国史跡『勝瑞城館』を核とした藍住町まちづくり支援プログラム」報告書
Shogo Hirai, 重見 高博, Kojiro WATANABE, 中野 真弘
1-8   Feb 2008
セルオートマトンを用いた地方都市郊外部における市街化予測モデルの開発
Kojiro WATANABE, Akio Kondo
鑑定四国   Vol.22 24-27   Dec 2005
歴史的市街地における防災まちづくり支援のための危険度測定と延焼シミュレーションシステムの開発
Akira Ohgai, Kojiro WATANABE
平成14年度GIS整備・普及支援モデル事業,実証実験データベース利活用実験(岐阜県地区)最終報告書      Jan 2003
本研究では,木造市街地が密集する我が国の歴史的市街地において,住民参加型の防災まちづくりを支援するための,危険度測定と延焼シミュレーションが可能な,GISベースのまちづくり支援システムを開発するものである.このシステムは,災害情報データベース,災害危険度評価システム,延焼予測システムから構成される.開発したシステムは,岐阜県高山市の歴史的市街地地区に適用させ,行政と住民との防災まちづくりに関する合意形成を図るための情報提供や住民の防災意識向上をも含めた,歴史的市街地における住民参加型防災ま...
二川・大岩地区まちづくり計画
Akira Ohgai, Kojiro WATANABE
   Mar 2002
都市計画に関する計画立案支援エキスパートシステム/1
Akira Ohgai, Kojiro WATANABE, Shinji IKARUGA, Satoshi HAGISHIMA
建築雑誌・技術ノート   Vol.116(No.1471) 82-83   May 2001

Conference Activities & Talks

 
A Study on the Effect of Disaster Risk Considering Farmland Change in Tokushima Prefecture
Kojiro WATANABE, Kazuyuki Ishida
Proceedings of Annual Conference in 2018, The Japan Association for Property Assessment Policy   24 Nov 2018   The Japan Association for Property Assessment Policy
本論では,徳島県を対象に,農地の変化が災害リスクに与える影響を示すことを目的とする.まず,農地減少の要因を分析したところ,農林業従業者,道路や施設の位置などが影響していることが分かった.次に,洪水災害を対象に,災害リスクを評価した.具体的には,メッシュ別に推計した雨水流出量を基に避難困難性を評価し,高齢世帯率と掛け合わせることで,災害リスク評価値を求めた.2006年,2014年の評価値を比較したところ,郊外部で市街化により農地が減少している地域や,山間部で農地が点在する地域で災害リスク評価...
A Study on the Spatio-Temporal Changes of the Regional Image by Tweet Data
Kojiro WATANABE, Suguru Tsujioka
Papers and Proceedings of the Geographic Information Systems Association   20 Oct 2018   GIS Association of Japan
Abstract: The purpose of this paper is to show characteristics of the spatio-temporal regional image in Tokushima downtown area by tweet data. We analyzed the regional image by four viewpoints, (1) the frequently appearing words contained in tweet...
Fundamental Study on the Change of Road Network in Tokushima City Urban Area Using Space Syntax
Junko Ikezoe, Kojiro WATANABE
Summaries of Technical Papers of Annual Meeting Architectural Institute of Japan   6 Sep 2018   Architectural Institute of Japan
Flood Disaster Risk Evaluation Considering the Infiltration and Storage Function of the Rain Water on Land
Kojiro WATANABE
Summaries of Technical Papers of Annual Meeting Architectural Institute of Japan   4 Sep 2018   Architectural Institute of Japan
Flood Disaster Risk Evaluation for Land Use Planning in Tokushima Urban Area, Japan
Kojiro WATANABE
International Conference on Earth Observations and Social Impacts & The 3rd IAG'i Symposium   2 Jul 2018   Taiwan Group on Earth Observations
The purpose of the study is to develop a flood disaster risk evaluation method. Target area of the study is Tokushima Urban Area (TUA) in Japan. The risk is evaluated by the volume of the remained surface water from rainfall and the number of elde...
A study on the integrated disaster risk evaluation in Tokushima urban area
Kojiro WATANABE, Hideo Yamanaka, Masashi Okushima
土木計画学研究・講演集   10 Jun 2018   Japan Society of Civil Engineers
本研究は,複数の災害が想定される徳島都市圏を対象に,現場でも利用できる簡便な手法,入手しやすいデータにより,災害リスクを統合化する手法を開発する.想定する災害は,津波,洪水,土砂災害であり,災害リスクを被災後の生活再建期間と考える.災害別の住宅の損傷度を想定し,アンケート調査結果を基に,高齢世代,生産年齢世代に分けて,生活再建年数を設定した.4次メッシュ単位で各災害の生活再建年数を求め,それらを合計することで,総合災害リスク評価値を計算した.その結果,津波,洪水の危険性が高く,かつ人口が集...
リスク分散型近居による災害からの生活再建への寄与
Hideo Yamanaka, CHENG FEI, Masashi Okushima, Kojiro WATANABE
土木計画学研究・講演集   10 Jun 2018   Japan Society of Civil Engineers
地域のサステナビリティとレジリエンスを 同時に考慮できる評価システムの開発
Park Suil, Katou Hirokazu, Ishikawa Yoshiharu, Hideo Yamanaka, Masashi Okushima, Kojiro WATANABE
土木計画学研究・講演集   Jun 2018   Japan Society of Civil Engineers
世帯異質性を考慮した地方都市圏における 居住地環境の評価構造に関する分析
Masashi Okushima, Kojiro WATANABE, Hideo Yamanaka, Toyoda Kotarao
土木計画学研究・講演集   Jun 2018   Japan Society of Civil Engineers
Analysis of Urban Structures from the Viewpoint of Re-vitalization in Tokushima Central Urban Area
Kojiro WATANABE, Tohru NONOSE, Junko IKEZOE, Toshihiro NAKAGAWA, Yutaka TADA, Terukazu NII, Hiroaki SHIMIZU
Proceedings of AIJ Shikoku Chapter Architectural Research Meeting   12 May 2018   Architectural Institute of Japan

Research Grants & Projects

 
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): 渡辺 公次郎
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2009 - Mar 2011    Investigator(s): WATANABE Kojiro
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2006 - Mar 2009    Investigator(s): OHGAI Akira
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2006 - Mar 2008    Investigator(s): 渡辺 公次郎
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2004 - Mar 2006    Investigator(s): 渡辺 公次郎