Awards

 
List of Awards Received by ICHARM Researchers
Year
No.
Position
Recipient Name
Award
Achievement, manuscript, etc.
Awarding organization
Date
2019
31 Director KOIKE Toshio The 2019 Chairman's Award by the Support Center for Advanced Telecommunications Technology Research KITSUREGAWA Masaru, KOIKE Toshio, IKOMA Eiji, NEMOTO Toshihiro, YASUKAWA Masaki, Development of a data-driven disaster risk reduction platform Support Center for Advanced Telecommunications Technology Research, Foundation
2020/1/14
30 Director Toshio Koike AOGEO Fellow Longtime leadership and substantial contribution in earth observation AOGEO (Asia-Oceania Group on Earth Observation)
2019/11/4
29 Director Toshio Koike 2019 Chinese Government Friendship Award Contribution to China’s social and economic development through research on the water cycle in the Tibetan Plateau China
2019/9/30
28 Senior Researcher Daisuke Kuribayashi 2018 Excellent Technology Award the development of the ICHARM Disaster Risk Information System (IDRIS), which is a disaster-related information sharing system for municipalities. Institute of Social Safety Science (ISSS)
2019/5/24
Senior Researcher Miho Ohara
27 Director Toshio Koike International Science Cooperation Award 2018 for clarifying the roles of the Tibetan Plateau in the occurrence of heavy rain and drought disasters in Asia, promoting international integrated research on the global water cycle, and leading an international technical cooperation project to improve the accuracy of heavy rain forecasting in China Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)
2019/1/17
2018
26 Research Assistant Ahmad Ali Gul Excellent Presentation Award Gul Ahmad Ali, Atsuhiro YOROZUYA, Hiroshi KOSEKI, Shinji EGASHIRA, Shoji OKADA, STUDY OF BEDFORM AND BOIL BASED ON OBSERVATIONS IN BRAHMAPUTRA RIVER, Japan Society of Civil Engineering (JSCE) 2018 Annual Meeting, August 29-31, 2018 in Sapporo, Japan Japan Society of Civil Engineering (JSCE)
2018/12/12
25 Senior Researcher Mohamed Rasmy Abdul Wahid Achievement Award For his outstanding research activities, such as development of WEB-RRI model Public Works Research Institute (PWRI)
2018/7/17
24 Director for Special Research Yoshiyuki Imamura Young Presenters Award Naoyuki Kurisu, Hirotoshi Mori, Yoshiyuki Imamura, Yukio Nakata and Syota Sasaki, Development of river bank deformation monitoring method by using wireless inclinometers Japan Society of Civil Engineers, Chugoku regional branch office
2018/5/26
23 Research Assistant Md. Khairul Islam Outstanding Student Presentation Award (OSPA) Inter-comparison of gauge-adjusted global satellite rainfall estimates for water resources management in the Maghna river basin Japan Geoscience Union Meeting (JpGU)
2018/5/25
22 Research Specialist Naoko Nagumo The Association of Japanese Geographers Best Paper Award Flood Simulation and GIS Mapping in Flood-prone Region of the Philippines: Efforts and Issues in Contingency Planning The Association of Japanese Geographers
2018/3/22
  Senior Researcher Miho Ohara
  Senior Researcher Badri Bhakta Shrestha
  Chief Researcher Hisaya Sawano
21 Senior Researcher Mohamed Rasmy Abdul Wahid Letter of Appreciation For disaster response efforts in Sri Lanka Foreign Minister of Japan
2018/1/31
2017
20 Senior Researcher Mohamed Rasmy Abdul Wahid Letter of Appreciation For disaster response efforts in Sri Lanka Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
2017/8/3
  19 - - the 19th Infrastructure Technology Development Award Development of the Integrated Flood Analysis System (IFAS) Selection Committee for Infrastructure Technology Development Award
2017/7/27
  18 Senior Researcher Atsuhiro Yorozuya Hokkaido Regional Development Bureau Director's Award Applicability of particle image velocimetry to the upper Karachi River during Typhoon No.10 in 2016 –Advanced discharge observation for large-scale flooding (part 2) – Hokkaido Regional Development Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
2017/5/30
  17 Senior Researcher Yoshito Kikumori CommonMP Contribution Award Contribution of working on developing element models of CommonMP, studying technical specifications of its platform, and managing the project as a member of the project secretariat since 2007 Common Modeling Platform for water-material circulation analysis (CommonMP)
2017/5/17
2016
16 Research Specialist Naoko Nagumo 2015 Best Presentation Award by the Institute of Social Safety Science Geographical Characteristics of Flood Occurred in Joso City Ibaraki Prefecture in September, 2015 Institute of Social Safety Science
2016/1/28
15 Senior Researcher Miho Ohara 2015 Best Paper Award by the Institute of Social Safety Science Study on Basic Flood Risk Assessment Method in Asian Flood Prone Area with Limited Regional Data -Case Study in Pampanga River Basin, Philippines- Institute of Social Safety Science
2016/1/26
Research Specialist Naoko Nagumo
Senior Researcher Badri Bhakta SHRESTHA
Chief Researcher Hisaya Sawano
2015
14 Advisor Kuniyoshi Takeuchi UNESCO-IHP RSC-SEAP Award Outstanding contribution and dedication to the committee, in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the UNESCO International Hydrological Decade (IHD) and international Hydrological Programme (IHP) UNESCO-IHP Regional Steering Committee for Southeast Asia and the Pacific
2015/10/20
13 Advisor Kuniyoshi Takeuchi Certificate of appreciation Long-term support and contribution to UNESCO natural science programs in Asia and the Pacific region especially in the area of water management Jakarta Office of the UNESCO IHP
2015/10/21
12 Director Toshio Koike 2015 Science Award from the Japan Society of Hydrology and Water Resources Development of the Data Integration and Analysis System (DIAS), research on integration of satellite hydrological observation and water-cycle analysis models, and international contribution through such activities Japan Society of Hydrology and Water Resources
2015/9/10
2014
11 - - 2013 Infrastructure Technology Development Award Development of a system for observing river and sediment discharges by using an acoustic Doppler current profiler (aDcp) Selection Committee for Infrastructure Technology Development Award
2014/7/30
10 Senior Researcher Takahiro Sayama JSCE Best Paper Award An Emergency Response-type Rainfall-Runoff-Inundation Prediction for 2011 Thailand Flood Japan Society of Civil Engineers (JSCE)
2014/6/13
Former Exchange Researcher Yuya Tatebe
Former Exchange Researcher Susumu Fujioka
Research Specialist Tomoki Ushiyama
Researcher Atsuhiro Yorozuya
Former Deputy Director Shigenobu Tanaka
2013
9 Research Specialist Hideyuki Kamimera MONRE Minister's Award Contribution to the development of hydrometeorology in Vietnam through joint research on ground, radar and satellite rainfall observation with the Hydrometeorological Agency of MONRE Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) of Vietnam
2013/8/16
8 - - 2013 Infrastructure Technology Development Award Development of the Rainfall-Runoff-Inundation Model Selection Committee for Infrastructure Technology Development Award
2013/7/5
7 Researcher Takahiro Sayama MEXT Minister's Award for Young Scientists and Engineers Research on Rainfall-Runoff-Inundation Prediction for Major Floods Worldwide Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
2013/4/16
2012
6 Exchange Researcher Yuya Tatebe and others SAT Technology Showcase Best Research Exchange Award Development of technology for monitoring and forecasting large-scale floods worldwide Science and Technology Promotion Foundation of Ibaraki
2013/1/22
2010
5 Chief Researcher Katsuhito Miyake JSCE Continuing International Contribution Award Long-term commitment to international activities Japan Society of Civil Engineers (JSCE)
2010/5/28
2009
4 Exchange Researcher Takahiro Kawakami 2009 Excellent Performance Award from MLIT Land and Infrastructure Management Study Group Development of Integrated Flood Analysis System (a flood forecasting system using satellite rainfall information) Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
2009/10/30
3 Director Kuniyoshi Takeuchi JSCE International Contribution Award Contribution to global water issues Japan Society of Civil Engineers (JSCE)
2009/5/29
2007
2 Director Kuniyoshi Takeuchi Yamanashi Science Academy Award Contribution to promoting hydrology and water resources in the world Yamanashi Science Academy
2007/5/28
2006
1 Chief Researcher Junichi Yoshitani Hydrologic Engineering Journal Best Paper Award Watershed environmental hydrology (WEHY) model based on upscaled conservation equations American Society of Civil Engineers
2006/5/24
Chief Researcher Kazuhiko Fukami