Member: Prof. Yoshiharu Ishikawa
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Fuchu, Tokyo, Japan
1990: Ph D Kyoto University
1975: Bachelor degree from Kyoto University
Measures against debris flows and landslides
Mechanism of soil erosion in mountainous areas
2017-2003 Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
2003-1996 Kyoto Prefectural University
1996-1987 Public Works Research Institute, Ministry of Construction
1987-1985 Japan Highway Public Corporation
1985-1975 Construction Office and Public Works Research Institute, Ministry of Construction
The specific areas where he can assist in reviewing or editing manuscripts
--Disasters caused by landslides and natural dams induced by earthquakes or heavy rainfalls at mountainous areas.
--Mechanism of debris flows and countermeasures
--Soil erosion and countermeasures
--Disasters caused by woody debris and countermeasures
Afshin Ghahramani, Yoshiharu Ishikawa, Takashi Gomi, Katsushige Shiraki, Shunsuke Miyata (2011): Effect of ground cover on splash and sheetwash erosion over a steep forested hillslope, CATENA, 85:34-47.
Yoshiharu Ishikawa and Takayuki Ishikawa (2012) Characteristics of slope failures and landslide dams caused by the 2008 Iwate-Miyagi Nairiku Earthquake , Proceedings of Interpraevent 2012, I :161-168.
Hefryan S. Kharismalatri, Yoshiharu Ishikawa, Takashi Gomi, Katsushige Shiraki, Taeko Wakahara (2017): Collapsed material movement of deep-seated landslides caused by Typhoon Talas 2011 on the Kii Peninsula, Japan, International Journal of Erosion Control Engineering, 10:108-119.
Yoshiharu Ishikawa, Hiroyuki Umezawa, Risa Tanabe, Aya Tameike, Quac D. Dang (2018) A method for predicting and taking measures against soil slips generating debris flows in a case study of the 2014 Hiroshima Sediment disasters, Proceedings of Interpraevent 2018,139-144.