Prof. Dr. Yasuhiro Yamada, PhD

Laboratory of Energy Resources Engineering
Department of Earth Resources Engineering
Graduate School of Engineering
Kyushu University, Japan
e-mail: yamada [at] mine.kyushu-u.ac.jp

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Education

Apr 1983 - Mar 1987 Undergraduate, Institute of Geology and Paleontology (IGPS),
Tohoku University, Japan (BSc 1987)
Supervisor: Prof Hisao Nakagawa
Sep 1994 - Oct 1996
(then writing-up status
til 1998)
PhD student, Geology Department
Royal Holloway and Bedford New College (RHBNC), University of London,
United Kingdom
(VIVA on 5 Mar 1999: qualified without correction, PhD awarded on 30 Apr 1999)
Supervisor: Prof Ken McClay

Professional career

Apr 1987 - Mar 2003 Exploration Geologist / Senior Structural Geology Researcher (fulltime)
Exploration Dept of the Tokyo HQ, Akita Office (wellsite), and Research Center
Japan Petroleum Exploration Co (JAPEX)

Apr 2003 - Nov 2004 Assistant Professor (fulltime)
Dept of Earth Resources Engineering, Grad School of Engineering,
Kyoto University Japan
Dec 2004 - Aug 2014 Associate Professor (fulltime)
Dept of Earth Resources Engineering, Grad School of Engineering,
Kyoto University Japan
Jun 2007 Visiting Lecturer, Grad School of Science, Tohoku Univ, Japan
Sep 2007 Visiting Lecturer, Faculty of Science, Shizuoka Univ, Japan
Apr 2013 - Mar 2014 Visiting Senior Scientist,
Kochi Core Center (KCC),
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC)
Jan 2013 Visiting Lecturer, Faculty of Science, Kochi Univ, Japan
Jun 2013 Visiting Lecturer, Faculty of Geo-resources and Geotechnical Engineering (GGG)
Institute of Technology of Cambodia (CIT), Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Apr 2014 - Aug 2014 Visiting Principal Scientist,
Research and Development Center for Ocean Drilling Science (ODS), JAMSTEC
Sep 2014 - Mar 2019 Principal Scientist (fulltime), Director, ODS, JAMSTEC
Feb 2015 Visiting Lecturer, Faculty of Science, Tsukuba Univ, Japan
Apr 2016 - Mar 2017 Visiting Professor,
Earthquake Research Institute (ERI), University of Tokyo
Apr 2016 - (present) Visiting Professor,
Grad School of Integrated Arts and Sciences, Kochi University, Japan
Apr 2017 - Mar 2018 Visiting Faculty, Dept of Geotechnical and Earth Resources Engineering,
The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Khlong Luang, Thailand
Jul 2018 Visiting Lecturer, Grad School of Science, Hokkaido Univ, Japan
Apr 2019 - May 2021 Principal Senior Scientist (fulltime), MDP, MarE3, JAMSTEC
Jan 2020 - (present) Visiting Professor, Dept of Earth Sciences,
Royal Holloway University of London, United Kingdom (UK)
Jun 2021 - (present) Full Professor (fulltime)
Dept of Earth Resources Engineering, Grad School of Engineering,
Kyushu University Japan
Apr 2022 - May 2022 Visiting Lecturer, Faculty of Science, Niigata Univ, Japan
Apr 2022 - Sep 2022 Visiting Lecturer, Faculty of Science, Kobe Univ, Japan

Highest Degree

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) 1999, University of London, UK

Research Areas

Academic Societies

Awards

Synergistic Activities (for academic societies, see here)





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