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Tomohiro TAKAGAWA

Research Associate, Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Tokyo

Room #253, Eng. Bldg. #1, Hongo 7-3-1, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8656

Fax: +81-3-5841-8503

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Education

B.E. 2002 Department of Geology and Mineralogy, Kyoto University

M.S. 2004 Department of Geology and Mineralogy, Kyoto University

Ph.D. 2007 Department of Geology and Mineralogy, Kyoto University

Work Experience

Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

(2004 Apr.-2007 Mar.)

Research Associate, Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Tokyo

(2007 May-present)

Research Interests

Particle segregation and dynamic chain structure in granular flows

Bedforms under wave-current coexisting field

Bedforms under storm waves and Hummocky Cross Stratification (HCS)

Stratigraphy and sea-level changes

Nearshore Environment

Selected publications

Takagawa T., Y. Tajima, H. Liu, S. Takewaka, S. Sato (2011) Dynamic topography changes of sand spit of the Tenryu River mouth due to overtopping waves, Proceedings of Coastal Sediments 2011, Vol. 2, 1217-1228.

Tajima Y., H. Liu, T. Takagawa, S. Sato (2011) Selective movements of sand and gravels and resulting dynamic morphology changes observed around the Tenryu River mouth, Proceedings of Coastal Sediments 2011, Vol. 2, 1135-1148.

Sato, T., K. Taniguchi, T. Takagawa, F. Masuda (2011) Generation of tidal bedding in a circular flume experiment: formation process and preservation potential of mud drapes, Geo-Marine Letters, 31 (2), 101-108.

Liu, H., S. Kishimoto, T. Takagawa, M. Shirai and S. Sato (2009) Investigation of the sediment movement along the Tenryu-Ensyunada fluvial system based on feldspar thermoluminescence properties, Journal of coastal research, 25, 1096-1105.

Takagawa, T. and F. Masuda (2009) Experimental study on formative conditions of hummocky bedforms, Proceedings of the 6th IAHR symposium on river, coastal and estuarine morphodynamics, Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Santa Fe, Argentina, 21-25 September 2009, 2, 825-831.

Yokokawa, M., K. Ohki, T. Sekiguchi and T. Takagawa (2009) Topography of ripples generated by combined waves and currents and surrounding water movement analyzed by PIV, Proceedings of the 6th IAHR symposium on river, coastal and estuarine morphodynamics, Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Santa Fe, Argentina, 21-25 September 2009, 2, 799-804.

Sakai, T., A.P. Gajurel, H. Tabata, N. Ooi, T. Takagawa, H. Kitagawa and B.N. Upreti (2008) Revised lithostratigraphy of fluvio-lacustrine sediments comprising northern Kathmandu basin in central Nepal,Journal of Nepal Geological Society, 37, 25-44.

Takagawa, T., Y. Fukase, H. Liu, S. Sato (2008) Coastal erosion surfaces detected by ground penetrating radar and coring survey, Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, 336-339.

Taniguchi, K., T. Takagawa and F. Masuda (2008) Formation of giant ripples in a circular water flume, Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, 558-561.

Takagawa, T. (2007) Hummocky bedform and its internal structure in an oscillatory-flow circular flume experiment: effects of aggradation, Journal of Sedimentological Society of Japan, 64, 43-47.

Sakai, T., T. Takagawa, A.P. Gajurel, H. Tabata, N. Ooi and B.N. Upreti (2006) Discovery of sediments indicating rapid lake-level fall in the Late Pleistocene Gokarna Formation, Kathmandu Valley, Nepal: implication for lake terrace formation, Quaternary Research, 45 (2), 99-112.