A briefing session will be arranged for surveys on Northern Kyushu Heavy Rainfall Disaster

A briefing session titled "Innovative technology on disaster risk management and water resources management" will be held, and CRASS is the cohost of the session.

[Sponsor] The Society for Glocal Environment and Disaster Pretension, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Yamaguchi University
[Cosponsor] Center for Research and Application of Satellite Remote Sensing (CRAS)
[Date&Time] Friday, 21 September, 2017, 13PM-16:10PM
[Place] Lecture Room #D11, Faculty of Engineering, Yamaguchi University

[Entry/ Inquiry]
Please send an e-mail to the following address with your information (agency, name, contact address like phone or e-mail).

*Deadline date is Thursday, 20 July, 12PM
*Entrance fee: Free
To. Dr. Yoshihisa AKAMATSU (Graduate School of Sciences and Technology for Innovation)
2-16-1 Tokiwadai, Ube, Yamaguchi 755-8611
TEL: 0836-85-9339
Email: maho.i@yamaguchi-u.ac.jp (The person in charge: Ishihashi)


[Program]
13:00 - 13:10 Opening Remark
Prof. Masahiko SEKINE
Chairman of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Faculty of Engineering, Yamaguchi University
13:10~13:40 “The rainfall characteristic of heavy rain in Northern Kyushu and the damage situation in the Akatani River downstream basin.”
Prof. Koji ASAI, Graduate School of Sciences and Technology for Innovation, Yamaguchi University

13:40~14:10 “Slope disaster occurred by Norhern Kyushu heavy rain (Prompt report)”
Prof. Motoyuki SUZUKI, Graduate School of Sciences and Technology for Innovation, Yamaguchi University

14:10~14:30 Break time

14:30~15:00 “Urgent observation for Northern Kyushu heavy rain disaster using ALOS-2.”
Dr. Masahiko NAGAI, Associate Professor of Graduate School of Sciences and Technology for Innovation, Yamaguchi University, Deputy Director of CRAS

15:00~15:30 “Study on railway bridge collapse by Northman Kyushu heavy rain.”
Dr. Gakuho WATANABE, Associate Professor of Graduate School of Sciences and Technology for Innovation, Yamaguchi University

15:30~16:00 “Advance survey brief for the disaster by Northern Kyushu heavy rain and its future development
Dr. Yoshihisa AKAMATSU, Associate Professor of Graduate School of Sciences and Technology for Innovation, Yamaguchi University

16:00~16:10 Closing remarks
Prof. Fusanori MIURA Vice President of Yamaguchi University, Director of the CRAS