NAKARAI KENICHIRO

NAKARAI KENICHIRO

Adjunct Professor

Biography

Prof. KENICHIRO NAKARAI is a full professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Program at Hiroshima University. He received his B.Eng., M.Eng., and D.Eng. from the University of Tokyo in 2000, 2002, and 2005, respectively. His research interests include shear failure of reinforced concrete structures, quality control of new concrete materials, durability assessment of existing concrete structures, physicochemical properties of cement-treated soils for ground improvement, and cement-bentonite interaction for nuclear waste management.

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Engineering, The University of Tokyo.
  • Master of Engineering, The University of Tokyo.

Publications

Area of Research:
  • Civil engineering
  • Structural engineering
  • Earthquake engineering
  • Maintenance management engineering

Publications

  • 020/12/23, Committee Report of Technical Committee on the Application of Cement and Concrete Technologies to Disposal of Hazardous and Radioactive Wastes, Japan Concrete Institute, 2020, 2020, Report, Joint work
  • 2018/03/06, What is the calcium silicate hydrate (C-S-H) in concrete? Scholarly Book, Joint work, Ippei Maruyama, Kenichiro Nakarai et al.

Academic Positions

  • Oct-02 l  Aug-06, The University of Tokyo, Assistant Professor.
  • Aug-06 l Mar-07, Gunma University, Faculty of Engineering, Assistant Professor.
  • Apr-07 l Oct-08, Gunma University, Graduate School of Engineering, Assistant Professor.
  • Nov-08 l Mar-12, Gunma University, Graduate School of Engineering, Associate Professor
  • Apr-12 l Mar-18, Hiroshima University, Institute of Engineering, Associate Professor.
  • Apr-18 l Mar-20, Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Engineering, Professor.
  • Apr-20, Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Professor.

Awards& Honorable Mentions

  • 11-Nov-03, Best Presentation Award, Japan Society of Civil Engineers.
  • 28-Oct-04, Best Presentation Award, Japan Society of Civil Engineers.
  • 28-May-04, Yoshida Young Researcher Award, Japan Society of Civil Engineers.
  • 22-june-06, Best Paper Award, Japan Concrete Institute.
  • 11-Jul-05, Best Presentation Award, Japan Cement Association.
  • 22-Jul-05, Best Presentation Award, Japanese Geotechnical Society
  • 26-Dec-05, Best Presentation Award, Japan Society of Civil Engineers.
  • 26-May-06, Best Paper Award for Young Researcher, Japan Society of Civil Engineers.
  • 22-May-07, Best Paper Award for Young Researcher, Japan Concrete Institute
  • 08-June-07, Maeda Engineering Award, Maeda Engineering Foundation.
  • 29-May-08, Best Paper Award for Young Researcher, Japan Geotechnical Engineering.
  • 10-Dec-08, Best Presentation Award, Japan Society of Civil Engineers.
  • 14-Apr-09, The Young Scientists’ Prize, The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.
  • 08-May-09, Best Teacher Award, Gunma University.
  • 05-Feb-10, Yokoyama Science and Technology Award, Yokoyama Science and Technology Award Committee.
  • 09-Jul-10, Best Paper Award, Japan Concrete Institute.
  • 07-Jul-11, Best Presentation Award, Japan Cement Association.
  • 13-May-15, Best paper, Japan Cement Association, Capturing in cement paste of heavy metal added with different methods.
  • 01-Dec-15, Best Presentation Award, Japan Society of Civil Engineers.
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