Reiko Kuwano

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Name
Reiko Kuwano
Affiliation
The University of Tokyo
Section
Institute of Industrial Science

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Academic & Professional Experience

 
Jul 2013
 - 
Today
Professor, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2006
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Jul 2013
Associate Professor, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo
 
Oct 2001
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Mar 2006
senior researcher, Public Works Research Institute
 
Apr 2000
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Oct 2001
Lecturer, Department of Civil Engineering, Graduate school, the University of Tokyo
 
Mar 1999
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Mar 2000
Research associate, Department of Civil Engineering, Graduate school, the University of Tokyo
 

Education

 
Oct 1995
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Mar 1999
PhD, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Imperial College, London
 
Apr 1986
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Mar 1988
Master, Department of Civl Engineering, Facluty of Engieering, Graduate school, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1984
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Mar 1986
Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, The Universith of Tokyo
 

Published Papers

 
Yang Yang, Kuwano Reiko
KSCE JOURNAL OF CIVIL ENGINEERING   22(8) 2810-2819   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Sato Mari, Kuwano Reiko
SOILS AND FOUNDATIONS   58(3) 547-562   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Laxmi Prasad Suwal, Reiko Kuwano
Soils and Foundations      Jan 2018   [Refereed]
© 2018 A recently developed technique for elastic wave measurement, a disk transducer method, and a pressure membrane technique for suction measurement were merged into a modified triaxial testing apparatus enabling the procurement of both the ela...
Yang Yang, Kuwano Reiko, Xu Chao
ENVIRONMENTAL EARTH SCIENCES   77(2)    Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Yang Yang, Kuwano Reiko
SOILS AND FOUNDATIONS   57(5) 776-788   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Sasaki Tsubasa, Kuwano Reiko
SOILS AND FOUNDATIONS   56(3) 485-495   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Sato Mari, Kuwano Reiko
SOILS AND FOUNDATIONS   55(6) 1427-1440   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
佐藤真理, 桑野玲子
農業農村工学会論文集   83(298) I.107-I.115-I_115   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
Pore air has a significant influence on the seepage and stress in an unsaturated ground. The aim of this study was to obtain the local collapse of the ground due to the increase in pore air pressure when pore air was entrapped in the ground follow...
Sato Mari, Kuwano Reiko
SOILS AND FOUNDATIONS   55(4) 829-840   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
佐藤真理, 桑野玲子
地盤工学ジャーナル(Web)   10(1) 113-125 (J-STAGE)-125   2015   [Refereed]
Sinkhole accidents and depressions in urban areas are mainly caused by soil outflow through the breakage of sewer pipes. Underground cavities and loosened zones around those cavities are generated due to such soil outflow. However, some types of c...

Misc

 
MUSENERO Leah, KUWANO Reiko
SEISAN KENKYU   69(4) 191-194   2017
<p>Local failure was modelled using a dry soil system with a rising water table overlain by wet soil after a rainfall event. Water was infiltrated through the dry soil and the simultaneous change in water inflow, vertical displacement and entrappe...
SHIGA Masataka, KIYOTA Takashi, KUWANO Reiko
SEISAN KENKYU   69(6) 373-378   2017
<p>Since November 2013, a number of sinkholes have been observed in the Armala area of Pokhara Valley, Central Nepal, affecting the farming lands and the local residents. According to the local people, more than</p><p>200 sinkholes have been occur...
HOTTA Mayuko, KUWANO Reiko
SEISAN KENKYU   69(6) 337-340   2017
Subsurface cavities have to be treated properly because cavities can cause road subsidence and become a sinkhole. In this study, data of subsurface cavities obtained in Fukuoka city were analyzed considering geographic or environmental factors to ...
KOMINAMI Naoto, KUWANO Reiko
SEISAN KENKYU   69(6) 333-336   2017
<p>A large sinkhole occurred in Miyakonojo, Miyazaki on Sept. 19, 2016 due to a typhoon which hit the area, leading to soil outflow covering the road nearby. Although the interchange was stopped temporarily, no human casualties occurred in this ac...
SATO Itsuki, KUWANO Reiko, SATO Takeshi
SEISAN KENKYU   69(6) 329-332   2017
<p>Focusing on the fact that slope disasters such as muddy flow and long distance flow are triggered by volcanic pumice layers with high void, we reproduced extremely loose soil with volcanic cementation by adding cement, and investigated its stre...
HORIUCHI Yuki, KUWANO Reiko
SEISAN KENKYU   68(4) 307-310   2016
<p>A number of sand boiling occurred in the coast of Tokyo Bay at Great East Japan Earthquake. A series of model tests was conducted to simulate the phenomenon of sand eruption from the crack of pavement. A model sand layer was prepared in the sma...
SUZUKI Shunya, KUWANO Reiko
SEISAN KENKYU   68(4) 311-314   2016
<p>Recently Methane Hydrate(hereafter MH) as known as next-generation energy has got attention. It was identified that this natural resource called "combustible ice" is restored by filling the void of the seabed around Japan, such as Nankai Trough...
堀田真由子, 桑野玲子
生産研究   68(4) 303‐306(J‐STAGE)   2016
HORIUCHI Yuki, KUWANO Reiko
SEISAN KENKYU   67(4) 349-350   2015
A trench excavation was conducted at Itako City, Ibaraki prefecture, to observe the trace of boiled sand which elevated along cracks in the silt layer, due to liquefaction at Great East Japan Earthquake. Undisturbed soil samples were taken from th...
DOBASHI Hiroshi, KUWANO Reiko
SEISAN KENKYU   67(4) 343-347   2015
Three-dimensional FEM analysis is carried out on the enlarged shield tunnel with deep overburden considering the changes in the structural system and load system. Action of the ground and deformation of the tunnel lining and the retaining wall are...

Conference Activities & Talks

 
佐藤樹, 桑野玲子
土木学会年次学術講演会講演概要集(CD-ROM)   1 Aug 2017   
小南直翔, 桑野玲子
土木学会年次学術講演会講演概要集(CD-ROM)   1 Aug 2017   
堀田真由子, 桑野玲子
土木学会年次学術講演会講演概要集(CD-ROM)   1 Aug 2017   
瀬良良子, VAN DER MEER Wilhelm, 赤松真美, 桑野玲子
地盤工学研究発表会発表講演集(CD-ROM)   2017   
志賀正崇, 小長井一男, 清田隆, 桑野玲子, 片桐俊彦, 池田隆明, 柳浦良行, 武政学, 吉川猛, POKHREL Ramamohan
地盤工学研究発表会発表講演集(CD-ROM)   2017   
小南直翔, 前川侑太, 堀田真由子, 桑野玲子, 高嶺周平, 桑野二郎
地盤工学研究発表会発表講演集(CD-ROM)   2017   
堀田真由子, 桑野玲子
地盤工学研究発表会発表講演集(CD-ROM)   2017   
山本亮, 小南直翔, 桑野玲子
地盤工学研究発表会発表講演集(CD-ROM)   2017   
佐藤樹, 桑野玲子
地盤工学研究発表会発表講演集(CD-ROM)   2017   
吉川猛, 清田隆, 桑野玲子, 片桐俊彦, 池田隆明, 柳浦良行, 武政学, RAMA MOHAN Pokhrel
物理探査学会学術講演会講演論文集   Oct 2016   
堀内佑樹, 桑野玲子, 桑野二郎, ANH Ngo Ngoc, 大西和也
土木学会年次学術講演会講演概要集(CD-ROM)   1 Aug 2016   
Yang Yang, R. Kuwano, Xu Chao
Scour and Erosion - Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, ICSE 2016   1 Jan 2016   
© 2016 Taylor & Francis Group, London. Shape variation of submerged weirs can change local flow patterns and sediment transport. The aim of this study is to quantify and compare the local scour at weirs with different upstream face slopes, under...
J. Kuwano, R. Kuwano, Y. Horiuchi
Scour and Erosion - Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, ICSE 2016   1 Jan 2016   
© 2016 Taylor & Francis Group, London. A significant number of subsurface cavities was found in the liquefied ground after the 2011 Great East Japan earthquake. Using the results of the radar exploration conducted along the coastal area of Tokyo...
R. Kuwano, T. Kiyota, R. M. Pokhrel, T. Katagiri, T. Ikeda, Y. Yagiura, T. Yoshikawa, J. Kuwano
Scour and Erosion - Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, ICSE 2016   1 Jan 2016   
© 2016 Taylor & Francis Group, London. Since November 2013, numerous sinkholes have been forming in the Armala area of Pokhara Valley, Central Nepal, posing serious threat to local residents. In order to provide countermeasures for reducing sink...
太田雅彦, 瀬良良子, 桑野玲子, 堀内佑樹, 中村治人, 加納晋太郎
地盤工学研究発表会発表講演集(CD-ROM)   2016   
堀田真由子, 桑野玲子
地盤工学研究発表会発表講演集(CD-ROM)   2016   
<p>A number of cavities develop below the roads. Subsurface cavities gradually grow and when they reach near the surface, the road depression or cave-in may happen.</p><p>In this study, data of subsurface cavities obtained in Fukuoka city were exa...
堀内佑樹, 大西和也, 桑野玲子, 桑野二郎
地盤工学研究発表会発表講演集(CD-ROM)   2016   
瀬良良子, 三木偉信, 桑野玲子, 加藤孝明, 徳光勇人
地盤工学研究発表会発表講演集(CD-ROM)   2016   
M. Sato, R. Kuwano
15th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, ARC 2015: New Innovations and Sustainability   1 Jan 2015   
The aim of this research is to reveal the influence of internal erosion on mechanical properties by laboratory testing. Internal erosion is the transportation of fine particles with seepage flows inside the ground. A large degree of erosion induce...
Yang Yang, Reiko Kuwano
6th Japan-China Geotechnical Symposium, SJGS 2015   1 Jan 2015   
Landslides due to piping have occurred frequently in rainy season recently. Piping, known as a complex phenomenon of internal erosion, has not been quantitatively studied in laboratory by element experiment. As an attempt to achieve piping effect,...