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Department of Energy and Environmental Engineering

Prof. Toshiyuki AOKI

・Specialization:

▶Compressible Fluid Dynamics

▶Aeroacoustics

・Research:

Nonlinear effects on a propagating compression wave in

a high-speed railway tunnel, Aeroacoustic characteristics

of shock-containing jet from supersonic nozzle, Development

of noise-reduction device to a soundproof house for infrasound


Assis. Prof. Masayuki Anyoji

・Specialization:

▶Experimental Gas Dynamics

・Research:

Aerodynamics at low Reynolds numbers, Development of fast-response pressure-sensitive paint


Prof. Aya HAGISHIMA

・Specialization:

▶Urban Climatology ▶Wind Engineering

▶Building Physics

・Research:

Airflow and transport phenomena of Urban boundary layers,

Modeling and Observation of Urban Heat Island Phenomena,

Sustainable Urban and Architecture Desing,

Prediction of Building Energy Demand


Assoc. Prof. Hiroshi TAJIMA

・Specialization:

▶Engineering of Engine and Combusition

・Research:

Combustion Characteristics of Premixed Lean-burn Engines

of Large Dimensions


Assis. Prof. Daisuke TSURU

・Specialization:

▶Engineering of Engine and Combusition

・Research:

Visualization of spray and combustion inside the engine



Prof. Jun TANIMOTO

・Specialization:

▶Human, Environmental, and Societal Systems

・Research:

Human, environmental, and societal systems; Statistical physics;

Evolutionary game theory; Statistical physics; Complex sciences;

Literary composition, critiques, as well as painting


Assis. Prof. Naoki IKEGAYA

・Specialization:

▶Urban canopy ▶ scalar transfer

▶Urban environment

・Research:

Investigation on the effects of an urban geometry on the scalar

transfer between urban area in the atmosphere


Prof. Kazuhide ITO

・Specialization:

▶Environmental Engineering

▶Public Health Engineering

・Research:

Indoor environmental physics; indoor environment chemistry;

indoor environment microbiology; public health engineering


Prof. Shigeru KOYAMA

・Specialization:

▶Mechanical Engineering ▶Thermal Engineering

・Research:

Development of next generation type energy conversion system;

Modification of heat pump system; Heat transfer property

of carbon dioxide in supercritical and sub-critical region


Prof. Takahiko MIYAZAKI

・Specialization:

▶Thermal Engineering

・Research:

Adsorption heat pump, Adsorption heat exchangers,

Waste heat utilization



Prof. Bidyut Baran Saha

・Specialization:

▶Thermal Engineering ▶Heat Transfer Engineering

▶Engineering of Refrigerating and Air-conditioning

・Research:

Thermally powered adsorption cooling and desalination systems; Energy efficiency assessment