ITO Kaori

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ITO Kaori
Tokyo University of Science
Tokyo University of Science, Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Architecture and Building Engineering
Job title
Associate Professor
PhD (engineering)(The University of Tokyo)

Research Interests


Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Research Fellow, JSPS
Assistant Professor, Center for Spatial Information Science, the University of Tokyo


Department of Architecture, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Department of Architecture, Graduate School, Division of Engineering, The University of Tokyo

Awards & Honors

Sep 2014
Good Design Award

Published Papers

Questionnaire Study on the Relationship Between Disaster Awareness and the Recognition of Evacuation Points
Yukari NIWA, Andrew BURGESS and Kaori ITO
Urban and Regional Planning Review   5 43-66   May 2018   [Refereed]
Impact of natural disasters on industrial agglomeration: The case of the Great Kantō Earthquake in 1923
Asuka Imaizumi, Kaori Ito and Tetsuji Okazaki
EXPLORATIONS IN ECONOMIC HISTORY   60 52-68   Apr 2016   [Refereed]
Changes in City Space Familiarity and Preferences among Short-term Visitors
So Hirakawa, Kaori Ito
The 27th International Cartographic Conference Proceedings      Aug 2015   [Refereed]
Comparing Urban Spatial Structures: A Model Selection Approach
Kaori ITO
GIScience 2010 Sixth international conference on Geographic Information Science Extended Abstracts      Sep 2010   [Refereed]
Rapid On-site Topographic Mapping with a Handheld Laser Range Finder for a Geoarchaeological Survey in Syria
Yuichi S. HAYAKAWA, Takashi OGUCHI, Junko KOMATSUBARA, Kaori ITO, Kazuaki HORI, Yoshihiro NISHIAKI
Geographical Research   45(1) 95-104   Mar 2007   [Refereed]


A Study on Planning Rules Embedded in Informal Settlements: A Case of Urban Kampung, Cikini-Ampiun, Jakarta
Norihisa Shima and Kaori Ito
The 12th International Congress of Asian Planning Schools Association      Nov 2013
How People Find Their Way Back Home during a Natural Disaster
Kaori Ito, Nobuaki Ohmori, Sadayasu Aono and Yukari Niwa
The 26th International Cartographic Conference Proceedings      Aug 2013
Cultural Differences in the Use of Spatial Information in Wayfinding Behavior
Kaori ITO and Yu SANO
Proceedings of the 25th International Cartographic Conference      Jul 2011

Conference Activities & Talks

Modeling the Relationship between the Built Environment and Civic Pride
Kaori ITO
2018 IGU Regional Conference   8 Aug 2018   
Effects of Townscape/Landscape Evaluation on Place Attachment
Kaori ITO, Kotaro KAMEYAMA, Sayaka ARAI, Andrew BURGESS
American Association of Geographers 2018 Annual Meeting   13 Apr 2018   
Civic Pride and Place Attachment through the Medium of the Built Environment
Kaori Ito
Association of American Geographers 2017 Annual Meeting   6 Apr 2017   
How People Become Accustomed to and Find Their Way in Unfamiliar Environments: Cases in Japan and the United States
2016 Japan-America Frontiers of Engineering Symposium   16 Jun 2016   
Changes in City Space Familiarity and Preferences among Short-term Visitors
So Hirakawa, Kaori Ito
The 27th International Cartographic Conference   24 Aug 2015   

Research Grants & Projects

Communication Design of cities
a research on a city's strategic communication design with its citizens or the international society