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Name: Hirokazu Kato (D-Eng.)


Current Work: Professor, Education and Research Center for Sustainable Co-Development, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University


Education:
1992 B-Eng. Nagoya University
1994 M-Eng. Nagoya University
1997 D-Eng. Nagoya University


Teaching and Research:
1997 Research Associate, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University
2001 Associate Professor, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University
2017 Professor, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University

Research Field: Transport and Environmental Planning, Environmental Assessment, Strategy for Regional Transport Systems

  1. Methodology for quantification and assessment of environmental loads from urban transport activities and improvement measures of transport systems -Life Cycle Assessment for Urban Transport Systems-
  2. Policy Framework for environmentally sustainable transport (EST) systems
  3. Forecasting vehicle ownership level considering the interaction between motorization and urban growth
  4. Urban management and strategies for "surviving of city" under population saturation, fiscal crisis and environmental constraints
  5. Urban transport strategies based on marketing approach
  6. etc.


Doctoral Thesis: "Life Cycle Assessment of Influences of Urban Transport System on Global Environment" (in Japanese)


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Last Updated: 03/Apr/2017