TOWHATA Ikuo

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Name
TOWHATA Ikuo
Affiliation
Kanto Gakuin University
Section
The Graduate School of Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor of Engineering(The University of Tokyo)

Research Areas

 
 

Committee Memberships

 
Sep 2013
 - 
Today
International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering  Vice President for Asia
 

Awards & Honors

 
May 2008
Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering, Best book publication award, Japan Society of Civil Engineers
 
May 2004
Best paper award, Japanese Geotechnical Society
 

Misc

 
One-Dimensional Soil Reponse Analysis during Earthquakes Based on Effective Strees Method
35(4)    1980
Soils and Foundations   25(3)    1985
Soils and Foundations   28(3)    1988

Books etc

 
Use of underground walls for mitigation of liquefaction-induced lateral flow
CD-ROM Proceedings of Geo Eng 2000 Conference   2000   
Shaking table tests on mitigation of liquefaction-induced subsidence of river dikes
Proc. 16th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering   2001   
Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering
Springer   2008   ISBN:978-3-540-35782-7

Works

 
Geotechnical Reconnaissance Study of Damage Caused by 1999 Chi Chi Taiwan Earthquake
1999 - 2001
Geotechnical Reconnaissance Study of Damage Cansed by 2001 Gujarat Earthquake of India
2001
Mitigation of flow failure of ground by embedded sheet pile walls
1997
Improvement of sandy ground by means of grouting
1999
Detection of liquefaction immediately after earthquake and emergency action
1990

Research Grants & Projects

 
Lateral flow of Liquefied Ground
Temperature Effects on Mechanical Behavior of Clay
Observation of Movement of Darticles in Sand Undergoing Shear Deformation
Engineering nature of municipal waste deposit and its utilization
Project Year: 2002   
Slope instability and debris flow
Project Year: 2001