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  • [Assoc. Prof. Tashiro, T.]
    will give a lecture on the subject of [Meteorological disaster risk and disaster mitigation in Tokai region] in the 110th disaster prevention academy, which wil be held on May 21. (May 12, 2015 Chunichi Shimbun)


  • [Prof. Mizutani, N.]
    mentioned “The facilities protecting coastal area must become higher, whereas there are some voices of concern from local residents owing to destroying the landscape such as the sea passing out sight. Therefore, this seawall is the desirable form to be as low as possible and to prevent tsunami and storm surge.” after visiting the hydraulic experiment of flat gate type seawall, which was developed by Nagoya University, Hitachi Zosen Corporation and Kyoto University. (Apr. 8, 2015 Chunichi Shimbun and Yomiuri Shimbun)

  • [Assist. Prof. Hirohata, M.]
    was awarded 31st Research Grant by Suga Weathering Technology Foundation. (Apr. 7, 2015 Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun)

  • [Prof. Morikawa, T.]
    mentioned “It is required to improve the accessibility of the transfer” in the round-table conference of Nagoya City Development Promotion. (Mar. 18, 2015 Yomiuri Shimbun)

  • [Prof. Nakano, M.]
    alerted the residents living in hilly areas to a risk of landslide disaster caused by an earthquake, in the running story titled “Be Prepared from 3.11”. (Feb. 16, 2015 Chunichi Shimbun)

  • [Prof. Noda, T.]
    mentioned that it is necessary for the people to check the hazard-map and prepare well for avoiding ground liquefaction, in the running story titled “Be Prepared from 3.11”. (Feb. 2, 2015 Chunichi Shimbun)

  • [Prof. Morikawa, T.]
    commented “students lose their interests in owing their private car,” in the article on the car-sharing by university/college students. (Oct. 21, 2014 Chunichi Shimbun)

  • [Prof. Morikawa, T.]
    was selected as the director of Green Mobility Collaborative Research Center, Nagoya University. (Sep. 17, 2014 Yomiuri Shimbun and Chunichi Shimbun)

  • [Prof. Nakamura, H.]
    commented “Japan is probably the first country where roundabouts are considered as one of the disaster mitigation measures,” in the article discussing the roundabout deployment. (Aug. 1, 2014, Chunichi Shimbun)

  • [Assoc. Prof. Nakai, K.]
    had an interview on Tsunami in the running story titled “Be Prepared from 3.11”. (Aug. 4, 2014 Chunichi Shimbun)

  • [Prof. Nakamura, H.]
    was introduced for his activity for practical deployment of modern roundabouts in Japan. (Aug. 18, 2014 Asahi Shimbun)

  • [Prof. Itoh, Y.]
    mentioned that the Central Japan Railway Company, which decided to construct the Superconducting Maglev in Japan, needs to keep close watch on its environmental impact and provide information to public, even after construction work starts.” (Jul. 19, 2014 Yomiuri Shimbun)