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Urban Land Use Planning Unit, The University of Tokyo

Department of Urban Engineering, School of Engineering


Faculty Members

Akito MURAYAMA
Associate Professor
Planning Methodology
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Claudio COLETTA
Visiting Scholar
Senior Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy and Communication Studies, University of Bologna
INFRATIME: Infrastructuring Time in Smart Urbanism and Urban Transitions

Rikutaro MANABE
Assistant Professor
Information & Communication Technology

Ryoichi NITANAI
Assistant Professor
Urban and Community Planning in Aging Society

Takahiro YOSHIDA
Project Assistant Professor
Urban Systems Design, Spatial Statistics
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Junya YAMASAKI
Project Researcher
Projection of Climate Change Impacts and Evaluation of Adaptation

Main Research Topics

  • Sustainable Urban Form and Environment
    in Response to Climate Change, Disasters and Aging Society

  • Smart Cities and Information in Urban Planning
    Usage of Smart Technologies, Spatial Information, Big Data and Social Medias

  • Growth/Shrink Management & Comprehensive Planning
    Development and Evaluation of Municipal Urban Master Plans and Local Ordinances

  • New Neighborhood Model for the Aged Community
    with Elderly Care Services and Housing

  • Major Amendment to the City Planning Act
    for Livable Environment and Regional Land Use Planning

Major Research Projects


Faculty Members and Students

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