YAMAMURA Etsuo

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Name
YAMAMURA Etsuo
Degree
Doctor of Engineering(Hokkaido University), Master of Arts(Graduate School of University of Pennsylvania (America))

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1966
 - 
1975
Faculty of Engineering, Hokkaido University, Research Assistant
 
1975
 - 
1977
Faculty of Engineering, Hokkaido University, Associate Professor
 
1977
 - 
1981
Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University Associate Professor
 
1981
 - 
1993
Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University Professor
 
1993
 - 
2005
Graduate School of Environmental Earth Science, Hokkaido University, Professor
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1971
Regional Science, Art and Science, Graduate School of University of Pennsylvania
 
 
 - 
1965
Faculty of Science, Hokkaido University
 

Committee Memberships

 
2000
   
 
Research Institute of GIS Total Management  Director
 
2004
   
 
The Spread Promotion Organization for RFID  President
 
1998
   
 
Hokkaido GIS・GPS Association  President
 

Awards & Honors

 
2002
Lifetime Achievement Award (International Biographical Centre,England)
 
2003
International Peace Prize (The United Culturd Convention of U. S. A)
 
2006
The Plato Award(International Biographical Centre,England)
 
2008
Legion of Honour(International Biographical Centre,England)
 

Misc

 
GULTEKIN Bahadir, YAMAMURA Etsuo
13(0) 87-90   Sep 2004
Model Reference Adaptive Global Environmental Theory
YAMAMURA Etsuo
International Journal of Environmental Creation   7(1) 1-45   2004
Model Reference Adaptive Education Theory
YAMAMURA Etsuo
International Journal of Environmental Creation   5(1) 21-39   2004
GULTEKIN Bahadir, YAMAMURA Etsuo
12(0) 339-342   Sep 2003
Model Reference Adaptive Management Theory -Focus on Japanese Experiences=
YAMAMURA Etsuo
International Journal of Environmental Creation   6(1) 1-46   2003
A Reference Adaptive Process of Model Reference Adaptive Economics
YAMAMURA Etsuo
International Journal of Environmental Creation   4(2) 96-108   2003
Model Reference Adaptive Disaster Theory
International Journal of Environmental Creation   4(1) 37-50   2003
Model Reference Adaptive Politics
International Journal of Environmental Creation   4(1) 13-25   2003
GULTEKIN Bahadir, YAMAMURA Etsuo
11(0) 107-110   Sep 2002
Inprovement of Accessibility to Medical Facilities for the Elderly in Area with Inconvenient Public Transportation (jointly authored)
Papers and Proceedings of the Geographic Internation Systems Association   10, 381-384    2001
Model Reference Adaptive Religious Organization Theory
International Journal of Environmental Creation   3(1), 17-29    2001
UZIN PACHECO Luis Paulo, YAMAMURA Etsuo
9(0) 295-298   Sep 2000
Chotic Location Theory
International Journal of Environmental Creation   2(2) 77-87   2000
Urban Transportation Network Analysis of La Paz City, Bolivia (jointly authored)
PAPERS AND PROCEEDINGS of the GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS ASSOCIATION   9    2000
Proceedings of the 8th Symposium on Global Environment, Japan Society of Civil Engineers   8    2000
Person Trip Analysis of La Paz, Bolivia Utilizing Geographic Information Systems (jointly authored)
Journal of Urban Studies   37    2000
YAMAMURA Etsuo, YASUTOMO Tetsusi
8(0) 79-82   Sep 1999
Locational Evaluation of Brain Surgery Emergency Hospitals in Sapporo
Journal of Urban Studies   36 11-18   1999
Study of Land Use and Population changes around Expressway (jointly authored)
Papers and Proceedings of the goographic Information Systems Association   8 79-82   1999
Model Reference Adaptive Sociology
International Journal of Environmental Creation   2(1) 33-34   1999
A Fuzzy Multi-Product Spatial Price Equilihnium Model
International Journal of Environmental Creation   1(2) 63-77   1999
IWAI Hiroshi, YAMAMURA Etsuo
Papers on environmental information science   12(0) 53-58   Nov 1998
YAMAMURA Etsuo, KONISHI Toshitake
7(0) 91-94   Sep 1998
IWAI Hiroshi, YAMAMURA Etsuo
Journal of the College of Dairying. Cultural and social science   22(2) 115-123   Feb 1998
Study on Land Use and Traffic Noise around Roads(jointly authored)
Papers and proceedings of the Geographic Information Systems Association   7 91-94   1998
Analysis on Urban Ecoystem Changes around Subuay Network(jointly authored)
Proceedings of the 6th Symposium on Global Environment   6 75-78   1998
Model Reference Adaptive Ecological Materials Processing Theory
International Journal of Environmental Greation   1(1) 21-27   1998
IWAI Hiroshi, YAMAMURA Etsuo
Papers on environmental information science   11(0) 147-152   Oct 1997
YAMAMURA Etsuo, JOTHIMANI Ponnusamy
6(0) 35-38   Oct 1997
Analysis on Urban Ecosystems Changes Monitoring Using Geographical Information Systems (jointly authored)
Proceeding of International Workshop on Ultra-long-term Cryogenic Preservation Network of Biological and Environmental Specimens   1 156-162   1997
Anlysis on Land-use Changes around the Subway Network in Sapporo (jointly authored)
Papers and Proceeding of the Geographic Information Systems Association   6 35-38   1997
Spatial Changes in Urban Land use and Ecosystems Arising due to Subway Network-A Case Study in Sapporo, Japan using Grographical Information Systems
Studies in Regional Science   26(1) 247-255   1997
Using Geographical Information Systems to Evaluate Decentralized Management of Municipal Food Waste (jointly authored)
Compost Science and Utilization   5(1) 49-61   1997
YAMAMURA Etsuo
Environmental information science   25(4) 2-6   Dec 1996
IWAI Hiroshi, YAMAMURA Etsuo
Papers on environmental information science   0(10) 111-116   Oct 1996
Conpost use within the urban ecosystem(jointy authored)
Proceedings of the 5th world congress of the RSAI   CS5(7・2) 1-8   1996
Effect of the co-disposal of industrial waste with municipal solid waste(jointly authored)
Proceediugs of the 5th world congress of the RSAI   CS4(8・2) 1-8   1996
The post-consumer paper recycling system of Japan(jointly authored)
Proceedings of the 5th world congress of the RSAI   CS5(7・3) 1-8   1996
Impact of urbanization on ecosystems : case study of Sapporo city, Japan using GIS(jointlyauthored)
Proceedings of the 5th world congress of the RSAI   CS1(3・3) 1-8   1996
Land hazards of the Kushiro-Oki earthquake of 15 January 1993
Geo Journal   38(3) 345-348   1996
The estimation of the amount of wastepaper genarated and the potential for its recovery from business offices in the Bankok Metropolis(jointly authored)
Proceedings of the 5th world congress of the RSAI   CS4(8・1) 1-8   1996
Psycho-socio-demographic factors affecting farmaer-cooperations participation in the agrilivestock livelihood project : the case of San Francisco, Agoo, La Union(jointly authored)
Proceedings of the 5th world congress of the RSAI   CS2(12・3) 1-8   1996
Analysis for reducing urban energy demand based on compact city plan
International Conference on Enegy, Economy, and Euvironment, IEW/JSER   41-45   1996
Chaotic Locotion Theory : focus on Hotelling Model
Proceedings of the 5th world congress of the RSAI   CS3(1・1) 1-8   1996
Evaluation of flood hazard information arising from public opinion
Proceedings of international conference on water resources & enviroument reseach : towards the 21st century   2 287-293   1996
Pre-prints of the 4th symposium on global environment   (4) 213-216   1996
Social Satisfaction Pattern Recognition of The Corbal Region in Iran, Using Neural Network Model (jointly authored)
Journal of Urban Studies   32 5-12   1995
GIS Based Sub-Urban Landuse Zoning Techiniques : Excerpts from The Case Studies of Bombay and Calcutta, India (jointly authored)
Journal of Urban Studies   32(4)    1995
A Comparative Study Between Thailand and Japan on Waste Paper Recycling and The Potential for Iis Recovery from Business Offices (jointly authored)
Journal of Urban Studies   32 97-104   1995
Imbalanced Response from Canada and Japan to the Bleaced Kraft Dioxin Problem (jointly authored)
Journal of Urban Studies   32 79-86   1995
A Study on The Functional Elements of The Buenos Aires Metropolitan Region Waste Management System Focusing on The Relation Between Economic Performance and Solid Waste Generation (jointly authored)
Journal of Urban Studies   32 87-96   1995
Isaac F. Mensa-bonsu, Seiichi Kagaya, Etsuo Yamamura
Journal of Infrastrucure Planning and Management1   (506) 119-127   1995
A System Dynamics Approach to Regional Impact of The Construction of A Submerged Floating Tunnel (jointly authored)
System Dynamics 95   2 946-955   1995
The Regional Economic of Argentina : An Analysis Focusing on Recent Major Macroeconomic Changes and Trends (jointly authored)
Studies in Regional Science   24(1) 267-284   1995
Journal of Environmental Management   45(1) 45-71   1995
Regional Health Care Services Planning from Location-Allocation Model (jointly authored)
Proceedings of APORS'94   120-127    1994
The Estimation of the Amount of Wastepaper Generated and the Potential for its Recovery from Business offices in the Bang Rak District in the Bangkok Metropolis (jointly authored)
Studies in Hokkaido Branch of society of Civil Engineers   50 890-894   1994
Analysis of the Environmental Impact of the Construction of Submerged Floating Tunnel Across the Semi-Closed Bay (jointly authored)
Strait Crossings 94   94 509-517   1994
Industrial location Planning and Regional science
Studies in Regional Science   23(1) 281-293   1993
Studies in Regional Science   21(2)    1992
Urban System Model With Reference to Essential Environmental Facilities of Developing Country
SYSTEM DYNAMICS91   91,690-699    1991
Marine Pollution Bulletin(Pergamon)   23    1990
The Model Refevence Adaptive System in Dynamic Input-Output Model
Papers of Regional Science Association International   68    1990
A Study on Transport Policy Models for Redistribution Location
Selected Proceedings of the fifth World Conference on Transport Research   5(4)    1989
Yamamura Etsuo, Kagaya Seiichi, Ota Mitsuru, Miyata Yuzuru, Oda Toshikatsu
Memoirs of environmental science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo   3(0) 1-18   Aug 1987
Recently in some cities of cold-region land use has been advanced in theareas which have the worse physical conditions, for instance, low lying area, weak and soft-donditional land and peaty foundation land. In such cities the efforts to increase ...
Iwasa Masaaki, Yamamura Etsuo, Ohta Mitsuru
Environmental science, Hokkaido : journal of the Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo   8(1) 25-37   Jul 1985
This paper reports the estimate of the repercussive pollution by the method based on the Interregional Input-Output Model and also the estimate of the environmental pollution control investment by the method based on the System Dynamics Simulation...
Yamamura Etsuo, Ohta Mitsuru
Environmental science, Hokkaido : journal of the Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo   8(1) 39-46   Jul 1985
This paper presents the regional allocation model of public investments for the redistribution policy of population and one detailed simulation concentrating on the controllability of the degree of local autonomy. In addition, we shall consider th...
Yamamura Etsuo, Iwasa Masaaki
Environmental science, Hokkaido : journal of the Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo   7(2) 133-142   Jan 1985
We have investigated the measurement of the regional employment opportunities based on the population change arising from the industrial development by the interregional input-output method, and also the regional economic-demographic quantitative ...
Shem Lai Yin, Yamamura Etsuo
Environmental science, Hokkaido : journal of the Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo   7(2) 143-160   Jan 1985
In order to study the demographic behaviour of Hokkaido in relation to the national context, a multiregional demographic model, developed by Andrei Rogers in 1978, was adopted. Conventional demographic models deal with single-region populations wh...
Optimal and Reforence Adaptive Precesses for the Control of Regional Income Disparities
Papers of Regional Science Association International   56    1985
Yamamura Etsuo, Iwasa Masaaki
Environmental science, Hokkaido : journal of the Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo   7(1) 15-37   Oct 1984
The histrical development of the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) and the fundamental concepts of its comprehensive development such as unity of men and resources, grassroots democracy and decentralization are firstly introduced. Thereafter, with ...
Yamamura Etsuo
Journal of the Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo   6(2) 281-299   Mar 1984
We have briefly reviewed the model reference adaptive technique and investigated one of the adaptive processes of the economic development policy model by using the model reference adaptive technique. The main results are as follows. (1) There are...
Shem Lai Yin, Yamamura Etsuo
Journal of the Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo   5(2) 151-196   Aug 1983
Increasing concern has been expressed towards the severity of problems associated with an inadequate spatial distribution of population and with the constraints that such an inadequacy places upon achievement of development objectives. Land develo...
Yamamrua Etsuo
Journal of the Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo   5(1) 33-60   Oct 1982
In this paper, we considered the methods of transfer of the Garden City concept into the regional planning and city planning of Japan, and the transformation that may have occurred in the process. Next, "Urban Complex formed by Linkages of Middle ...
Yamamura Etsuo
Journal of the Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo   4(2) 103-120   Mar 1982
We have described the social and economic structures, the local government system of West Germany and the regional planning of the SVR established in 1920. Next, we clarified the relationship between the regional planning of the SVR and the integr...
Yamamura Etsuo
Journal of the Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo   4(1) 89-102   Mar 1981
We have described the history of polder planning, Zuiderzee polder planning and the fundamental idea of comprehensive planning of the Netherlands. Next, we clarified the transfer and transformation of this idea into Japan's polder planning, especi...
Yamamura Etsuo
Journal of the Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo   3(2) 135-145   Dec 1980
We have investigated a new method for measuring the interzonal flow of goods arising from the industrial locations on the Large-Scale Industrial Park. By using the new method, we can estimate the repercussive interzonal flow of goods in Tomakomai-...
Yamamura Etsuo
Journal of the Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo   2(0) 59-74   Mar 1979
We have investigated a new method of the measurement of the regional employment opportunities arising from the industrial locations on the Large-Scale Industrial Park. By using the new method, we can estimate the direct and indirect repercussive e...
Proceedings of Japan Society of Civil Engineers   211    1973
Proceedings of Japan Society of Civil Engineers   203    1972

Books etc

 
Regional Balance Growth
Taimeid(]J1155[)   1977   
Regional Planning (I)-Analysis of Planning-
Gihoudou   1979   
Regional Planning
Taimeid   1980   
Introduction to Model Reference Adaptive Theory
Institute of Envioronmental Creation International   1993   
A Reference Adaptive Process in a Regional Growth Model
Potentials and bottlenecks in Spatial Development (Springer-Verlag)   1994   
Model Reference Adaptive Global Environmental Planning(jointly authored)
Institute of Environmental Creation, International   1996   
GIS and GPS
Institute of Environmental Crention International   1999   
OPEN to UBIQUITOUS
Hokkaido Sangakukan Forum   2004   
Model Reference Adaptive Management Theory -Focus on Japanese Experiences-
Insitute of Environmental Creation International   2007   ISBN:978-4-906477-04-3
Model Reference Adaptive Global Environmental Theory
Institute of Environmental Cretion international   2008   ISBN:978-4-906477-05-0

Works

 
Human Settlement Envirenment Survey in FELDA Schemes of Malaysia
1987
Environmental Impact Survey on Eastern Seaboard Development of Thailand
1989 - 1992
Waste Disposal Management Planning Survey Bangkok in Thailand
1993 - 1997
Metropolitan Environmental Survey(India and Japan)
1993
Flood Control Survey at Buenos Aires in Argentina
1993 - 1995

Research Grants & Projects

 
Global Envionmental Repercussive Assessment arising from Model Reference Adaptive Theory
Promotion of Basic Research 21 for Breakthroughs in Info-Communications
Project Year: 1980   
Theory of Regional Balance Growth
Promotion of Basic Research 21 for Breakthroughs in Info-Communications
Project Year: 1985   
International Comparative Study of Urban Spraw based on GIS-Case of Madras of India and Sapporo
Promotion of Basic Research 21 for Breakthroughs in Info-Communications
Project Year: 1990 - 2000
Model Reference Adaptive Global Environmental Planning
Promotion of Basic Research 21 for Breakthroughs in Info-Communications
Project Year: 1995   
Reform of administration, finance and management based on GIS
Promotion of Basic Research 21 for Breakthroughs in Info-Communications
Project Year: 2003