River, Estuarine and Coastal Engineering 本文へジャンプ

 A/Professor  Kiyoshi Kawanishi (Kiyosi Kawanisi)
River, Estuarine and Coastal Engineering
Head of Research Center for Environmental Technology Transfer
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Graduate School of Engineering, Hiroshima University
1-4-1, Kagamiyama, Higashi-Hiroshima 739-8527, Japan
E-mail: kiyosi@hiroshima-u.ac.jp

 Research Interests:
  • Physical processes and environmental issues in estuaries
  • Innovative acoustic measurement of river discharge
  • Motion of suspended particle such as sediment, oil droplet and bubble in turbulence
  • Turbulence and sediment transport

 Selected and Recent Publications:
  • Kawanisi, K., M. Razaz, K. Ishikawa, J. Yano, and M. Soltaniasl (2012), Continuous measurements of flow rate in a shallow gravel-bed river by a new acoustic system, Water Resour. Res., 48(5), doi:10.1029/2012WR012064.Download
  • Kawanisi, K., M. Razaz, et al. (2010). "Long-term measurement of stream flow and salinity in a tidal river by the use of the fluvial acoustic tomography system." Journal of Hydrology, 380(1-2), 74-81, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2009.10.024.
  • Kawanisi, K. and R. Shizaki (2008). "Turbulent effects on the settling velocity of suspended sediment." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering-ASCE, 134(2): 261-266 Download
  • Kawanisi, K., T. Yokoyama, et al. (2007). Measurement of concentration and size of suspended sediment using an acoustic Doppler velocimeter. 32nd Congress of IAHR. Venice, Italy: No.378 CD-ROM
  • Kawanisi, K., P. Nielsen, et al. (2007). The motion of suspended particles in cellurar flow. 32nd Congress of IAHR. Venice, Italy: No.482 CD-ROM
  • Kawanisi, K. (2004). "Structure of turbulent flow in a shallow tidal estuary." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE 130(4): 360-370 Download

 Membership of professional institutions:
  • American Geophysical Union (AGU)
  • Japan Society of Civil Engineers (JSCE)
  • International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research (IAHR)
  • The Oceanographic Society of Japan
  • Coastal Oceanography Research Committee, The Oceanographic Society of Japan