ITO Keitaro

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Name
ITO Keitaro
URL
http://keitaroito-lab-kit.com/laboratory-of-environmental-design--keitaro-ito-lab.--kyushu-institute-of-technology.html
Affiliation
Kyushu Institute of Technology
Section
Faculty of Engineering, Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering
Job title
Professor
Degree
PhD(Agricultural Science)(Kyushu University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Oct 2016
   
 
Professor, Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering,Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology
 
Feb 2004
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Sep 2016
Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering,Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology
 
2014
   
 
Guest member of staff, Department of Ecology, Ecosystem Science/Plant Ecology, Germany, Institute Technology of Berlin
 
Apr 1999
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Jan 2004
Lecturer, Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering,Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology
 
2001
   
 
Guest member of staff, School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape, U.K., University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne
 
1996
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1999
Researcher, Div. Environmental Planning, PREC Institute Inc.
 

Education

 
 
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Mar 1998
Doctor of Philosophy, Agricultural science, Kyushu University
 
 
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Mar 1993
M.A., Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Kyushu University
 
 
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Mar 1991
B.S., Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University
 

Committee Memberships

 
Jul 2015
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Today
Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism  Onga river commission of Scholars
 
Apr 2015
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Today
Japanese Institute of Landscape Architecture  selection committee for anthology of Landscape works
 
Mar 2015
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Today
Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism  Ecological network Exploratory Committee
 
Jun 2013
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Today
Nagasaki prefecture  adviser of Beautiful landscape improvement of Nagasaki prefecture
 
Feb 2013
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Today
Kitakyushu City  referee of Kitakyushu Cityscape Award
 
Jun 2010
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Today
Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism  River technology commission
 
Apr 2018
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Mar 2019
Fukutsu City  Comprehensive plans council of Fukutsu City/ Fukutsu City Council for Comprehensive plans
 
Nov 2017
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Mar 2019
Japan Society for The Promotion of Science  Referee of Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
 
Nov 2015
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Mar 2017
Japan Society for The Promotion of Science  Referee of Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
 
Feb 2015
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Mar 2016
Iwakuni City  adviser of Green master plan of Iwakuni City
 

Awards & Honors

 
2014
KIDS DESIGN AWARD 2014
 
2013
2013 Good Design Award
 
2007
2007 Kids Design Award, Golden Prize
 
2006
2006 Good Design Award
 
2005
Outstanding performance award, Japanese school biotope design competition, Ecosystem Conservation Society Japan
 
2005
Fukuoka Design Award 2005 / 1st prize
 
2000
Takiron International Design Competition 1999 / mentioned place
 

Published Papers

 
Ito Keitaro
Landscape Ecology and Management   21(1) 49-56   2016
Ito Keitaro
Landscape Ecology and Management   21(1) 1-3   2016
Ito Keitaro, Fujita Naoko, Manabe Tohru, Sudo Tomomi, Hanada Yurie, Itagaki Sayaka
Landscape Ecology and Management   20(2) 149-154   2015
Kazuhito ISHIMATSU, Keitaro ITO
Landscape and Ecological Engineering   9(2) 299-304   2013
Kazuhito ISHIMATSU, Keitaro ITO, Yasunori MITANI
Landscape Ecology and Management   17(2) 31-41   2012
Basic study on the heat release characteristics from Shikkui: A Japanese traditional architectural material
Kazuhito ISHIMATSU, Keitaro ITO, Yasunori MITANI, Tetsuro OIKE, Nobuyoshi YUKIHIRA, Syuichi TAKATA, Yusuke IKEDA, Kyohei FUJITSUKA, Yusuke NISHIO
Journal of Habitat Engineering and Design   4(1) 13-22   2012
How green enviroments afford play habitats and promote healthy child development. A mutual approach from two different cultures: Norway and Japan
Ingunn Fjortoft,Keitaro ITO
Science Without Borders. Ecology and forests for public health   46-61   2010   [Refereed]
Green roofs for urban areas: effect of irrigated-soil covered roofs for cooling
Kazuhito ISHIMATSU, Matthew Leach, Keitaro ITO, Yasunori MITANI
7th Biennial International Workshop Advances in Energy Studies 2010 - Breaking the addiction to fossil energy      2010
Community structure of secondary evergreen broad-leaved forests in the urban area of Kitakyushu City, western Japan.
Manabe T.,Ito K.,Hashimoto D.,Naito K.& Watanabe S.
Bull.of the Kitakyushu Mus.of Nat. His.and Human His. Series.A,   5 39-48   2007
Tohru Manabe, Hideko Kashima, Keitaro Ito
Journal of Japanese Revegetation Technology   28(3) 438-447   2003

Misc

 
Shwe Yee Lin, Ito Keitaro, Sudo Tomomi, Hanada Yurie, Nakamatsu Takahiro, Oda Yuusuke
The Japanese Forest Society Congress   128(0)    2017
Sudo Tomomi, Ito Keitaro, Fjørtoft Ingunn, Yamashita Taro, Yamashita Ikuko
The Japanese Forest Society Congress   128(0)    2017
ITO KEITARO, Sudo Tomomi, Hanada Yurie, Nakamatsu Takahiro, Ikejiri Emi, Shwe Yee Lin
The Japanese Forest Society Congress   128(0)    2017
Leaching of Lead Ions from Calcium Carbonate Compact with Sewage Sludge Ash
19(357) 37-43   2012
Safety Assessment for Casting Calcium Carbonate with shredder residue ash
Tetsuro Oike, Keitaro Ito, Koji Kakimoto, Nobuyoshi Yukihira, Seiichi Manabe
Proceedings of the International Conference on Environmental Aspects of Bangladesh   173-175   2011
How green enviroments afford play habitats and promote healthy child development. A mutual approach from two different cultures: Norway and Japan
46-61   2011
Development of an index to evaluate biodiversity and cultural asset through a landscape design for urban green and water areas
Keitaro Ito
Journal of the Japanese Society of Revegetation Technology   36(3) 387-389   2011
Phenomenological Analysis on Strength Development of Casting Calcium Carbonate
18(352) 123-127   2011

Books etc

 
Children, Nature, Cities,Ecological design: collaborative landscape design with school children(eds)Ann Marie F. Murnaghan and Laura J. Shillington
ITO Keitaro, Tomomi Sudo and Ingunn Fjørtoft, (Part:Joint Work)
Routledge   2016   
Designing Low Carbon Societies in Landscapes, Landscape Design for Urban Biodiversity and Ecological Education in Japan: Approach from Process Planning and Multifunctional Landscape Planning(eds)Nakagoshi, Nobukazu, A. Mabuhay, Jhonamie
ITO Keitaro, Ingunn Fjørtoft, Tohru Manabe, and Mahito Kamada (Part:Joint Work)
Springer   2014   
Landscape Ecology in Asian Culture, Characteristics of spatial distribution, vegetation structure, and management system of shrine/ temple forest as urban green space: The case of Kitakyushu city.
Tohru Manabe, Keitaro Ito, Daisuke Hashimoto, Dai Isono, Takashi Umeno, Shuji Iijima (Part:Joint Work)
Springer   2011   
Urban Biodiversity and Design, "Conservation Science and Practice Series", Landscape Design and children's participation in a Japanese primary school - Planning process of school biotope for 5 years -,(eds)N.Muller, P.Werner, J.G.Kelcey, Oxford, UK
Springer   2010   
Characteristics of spatial distribution, vegetation structure, and managment system of shrine/ temple forest as urban green space: The case of Kitakyushu city
Springer   2010   
Landscape and Ecological Engineering 6, Integrating ecological and cultural values toward conservation and utilization of shrine/temple forests as urban green space in Japanese cities.
Springer   2010   
Landscape Ecology in Asian Culture
Springer   2009   
Landscape Ecological Applications in Man-Influenced Areas - Linking Man and Nature Systems Effects of regulation system on structure and dynamics of green space in urban landscape - a case of Kitakyushu City
Springer   2007   
Landscape Ecological Applications in Man-Influenced Areas - Linking Man and Nature Systems
Springer   2007   
Landscape Ecological Applications in Man-Influenced Areas - Linking Man and Nature Systems, The Effects Of Regulation System On The Structure And Dynamics Of Green Space In Urban Landscape - The case of Kitakyushu City - (eds.)Sun-Kee Hong, Nobukazu Nakag
Tohru Manabe, Keitaro Ito, Dai Isono, Takashi Umeno (Part:Joint Work)
2007   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Growing place: Nature restoration and collaborative landscape design process in a school yard in Japan [Invited]
ITO Keitaro
International School Grounds Alliance, ISGA   Nov 2018   
Learnscape and ecological design: Collaborative landscape design with children [Invited]
ITO Keitaro
University College of Southeast Norway   Sep 2018   
Foot under the water : what we have learned from ecological landscape design in urban area in Japan
ITO Keitaro
URBIO INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE   Sep 2018   
Integrating Biodiversity in urban development and strategy and project –Collaborative landscape design with children for biodiversity in urban area in Japan
ITO Keitaro
URBIO INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE   Sep 2018   
Growing place -Ecological Design and Children’s Participation Process in Japan- [Invited]
ITO Keitaro
Place making conference in Ho Chi Minh City   Jul 2018   
Design with nature: Collaborative landscape design with children for biodiversity and ecological learning [Invited]
ITO Keitaro
Place making conference in Ho Chi Minh City   Jul 2018   
Enviroment and education seminar in HSN , Design with Nature-Ecological landscape design for regional ecosystem and children's place- [Invited]
ITO Keitaro
University College of Southeast Norway   Feb 2018   
What have we learned from collaborative ecological landscape design in urban area? [Invited]
ITO Keitaro
UrBioNet Biodiversity Workshop   Jan 2018   
Landscape design for children's activity and ecological learning [Invited]
ITO Keitaro
Lecture and workshop in HSN   2018   
生態系・風土を活かすランドスケープデザインと地域づくり
ITO Keitaro
ELR2017 NAGOYA ICLEE 8th Conference   Sep 2017   

Research Grants & Projects

 
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