KIMURA SHIGEO

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Name
KIMURA SHIGEO
Affiliation
KOMATSU UNIVERSITY
Job title
Professor

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2018
 - 
Today
Professor, Faculty of Production Systems Engineering and Applied Sciences, Komatsu University
 
Apr 2016
 - 
Mar 2018
Adjunct Professor, Komatsu College
 
Apr 2007
 - 
Mar 2016
Professor, Institute of Nature and Environmental Tech., Kanazawa University
 
Apr 2002
 - 
Mar 2007
Professor, Inst. of Nature and Environmental Tech., Kanazawa University
 
Aug 1996
 - 
Mar 2002
Professor, Dept. of Mech. Systems Engineering, Kanazawa University
 
Mar 1995
 - 
Jul 1996
Associate Professor, Dept. of Mech. Systems Eng., Kanazawa University
 
Apr 1985
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Feb 1995
National Industrial Institute, Tohoku, AIST,Mnistry of International Trade and Industry
 
Oct 1983
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Mar 1985
Postdoc, Dept. of Earth and Space Scienses, University of California, Los Angeles
 
Sep 1978
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Jun 1983
Research assistant, Teaching Assistant, Graduate School、Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder
 
Apr 1974
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Mar 1977
Nakatsugawa Factory, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
 

Education

 
Sep 1978
 - 
May 1983
Mechanical Engineering, Graduate School, Division of Engineering, University of Colorado
 
Apr 1970
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Mar 1974
Mechanical Engineering, School of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Nov 2010
ISTP-21,Outstanding Service Certificate, Pacific Center of Thermal Fluids Engineering (PCTFE)
 
Oct 2010
Int. Conference Automatics and Informatics Best Paper Award, JOHN ATANASOFF SOCIETY OF AUTOMATICS AND INFORMATICS FEDERATION OF THE SCIENTIFIC ENGINEERING UNIONS
 
Apr 2007
JSME Fellow
 
Oct 2006
JSME Fluid Engineering Division Contribution Award
 
Oct 1989
Best Paper Award, Geothermal Research Society of Japan
 
May 1983
Graduate School of Creative Work Award, University of Colorado
 

Published Papers

 
Numerical Analysis of the Effects of Rotating Wind Turbine Blades on the Aerodynamic Forces Acting on Tower
Takaaki Kono, Satoshi Nebucho, Tetsuya Kogaki, Takahiro Kiwata, Shigeo Kimura, Nobuyoshi Komatsu
Energies   10(121) 1-18   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Kimura, S., Ishikawa, N., Komatsu, N.
Journal of Heat and Technology   34(1) s91-s94   Feb 2016   [Refereed]
Visualization of Double-Diffusive Convection and Unsteady Solidification on a Vertical Circular Cylinder
Ohnishi,K., Kimura,S., Kiwata,T., Komatsu,N., Kono,T.
Journal of Flow Control, Measurement & Visualization   3 154-160   Sep 2015   [Refereed]
Komatsu, N., Kimura, S.
Physical Review D   92(4-043507) 1-12   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
Vynnycky. M., Kimura,S
Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer   80 243-255   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
Komatsu,N., Kimura,S.
Phys. Rev. D   90(12-123516) 1-14   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Komatsu,N., Kimura,S.
Phys. Rev. D   89(12-123501) 1-22   Jun 2014   [Refereed]
Experimental confirmation on the calibration curves for Preston's method
Ota,T., Kimura,S., Kiwata,T., Komatsu,N., Kono,T.
Journal of Energy and Power Engineering   8(4) 689-692   Apr 2014   [Refereed]
Masuda, Y., Yoneya, M., Kimura, S.
Journal of Thermal Science and Technology   8 533-542   Sep 2013   [Refereed]
Masuda, Y., Yoneya, M., Kimura, S.
J. Thermal Science and Tech.   8 533-542   Aug 2013   [Refereed]
KOMATSU Nobuyoshi, KIMURA Shigeo
87(4,Pt.A) 1-43531   Apr 2013
Leaf area index and topographical effects on turbulent diffusion in a deciduous forest.
Kimura.S, McKibbin.R, et al.
Research Letters in the Information and Mathematical Sciences   16 1-22   Jan 2012   [Refereed]
e‐Learning of Phase Change Processes under Vigorous Convection Heat Transfer
Shigeo Kimura,Kamen Kanev
Information Technologies and Control   8(3) 12-18   Oct 2010
Komatsu,N., Kiwata,T., Kimura,S.
PHYSICAL REVIEW E   82(2) 1-9   Aug 2010
Nohara,Y., Kiwata,T., Komatsu,N
Heat Transfer-Asian Research   39(1) 43-58   Jan 2010
Masuda.Y., Yoneya.M., Suzuki.A., Kimura,S.
INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS IN HEAT AND MASS TRANSFER   37(3) 250-255   Jan 2010
Kiwata.T., Yamada.T., Kita.T., Takata.S., Komatsu.N., Kimura.S
5(1) 213-225   Jan 2010
Kiwata,T., Kimura,S., Komatsu,N., Murata,H., Kim,Y.H.
Journal of Fluid Science and Technology   4(2) 268-278   May 2009
Method for Measuring Fluid Velocity Based on Periodic Heating and MEMS Techniques
Kanaoka,Y., Kimura,S., Vynnycky,M., Kimura,O., Kiwata,T.
Int. J. Transport Phenomena   11(1) 63-77   Apr 2009   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Handbook of Porous Media edited by Kambiz Vafai
Shigeo Kimura (Part:Contributor, Chap.24 Groundwater Flows and Velocity Measurements)
CRC Press,Taylor & Francis   Oct 2015   
Transport Phenomena in Porous Media III
S.Kimura (Part:Contributor, Chap.15 Dynamic solidification in a water-saturated porous medium cooled from above)
Elsevier   Aug 2005   ISBN:0-0804-4490-3
Transport Phenomena in Porous Media
Shigeo Kimura (Part:Contributor, Onset of Oscillatory Convection in a Porous Medium)
Pergamon   Aug 1998   
Time-Dependent Nonlinear Convection
S.Kimura, A.Okajima, T.Kiwata (Part:Contributor, Chap.4 Natural convection in a saturated porous cross section due to an unstably-heated side wall)
Computational Mechanics Publications   1998   
Convection Heat Transfer by Adrian Bejan
D.Polikakos, S.Kimura (Part:Contributor, Chap.12 Numerical Methods in Convection)
John Wiley & Sons   1984   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Geothermal Energy [Invited]
KIMURA SHIGEO
ISTAM 60th International Conference   Dec 2015   
Periodic Solidification under convective heat transfer [Invited]
KIMURA SHIGEO
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE. FLUXES AND STRUCTURES IN FLUIDS: PHYSICS OF GEOSPHERES   2011   
Periodic Solidification [Invited]
KIMURA SHIGEO
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE. FLUXES AND STRUCTURES IN FLUIDS: PHYSICS OF GEOSPHERES   Aug 2007   

Research Grants & Projects

 
NEDO: Renewable Thermal Energy
Project Year: Sep 2014 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): KIMURA SHIGEO
JSP: kakenhi
Project Year: 2013 - 2015
JSP: kakenhi
Project Year: 2010 - 2012
JSP: kakennhi
Project Year: 2002 - 2004
JSP: kakennhi
Project Year: 1999 - 2001
JSP: kakennhi
Project Year: 1997 - 1998
AIST: Sunshine
Project Year: 1989 - 1995    Investigator(s): KIMURA SHIGEO