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FUJITA Tsuyoshi

FUJITA Tsuyoshi
Researcher Name
FUJITA Tsuyoshi
Div (Section) name/title
Center for Social and Environmental Systems Research/Director
Research Subject
Development of Regional Simulation System for Asian Cities and Regions and Planning and Evaluation of Eco-efficient Cities
Degree(s)
Doctor of Engineering
Professional Qualification(s)
Civil Engineering,System Engineering,Architecture
Environmental Speciality Field
circluar economy,eco town,low carbon city
Keyword(s)
spatial life cycle assement,industrial symbiosis system,eco industrial park,environmental economic valuation,urban planning guideline,sustainablity indicator,circular economy urban simulation system,circular region,eco-industries,waste plastic recycle
Brief Description of Research
Dr. Tsuyoshi Fujita is a head of Environmental Technology Evaluation System Research Team of National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan. He is also a professor of the Graduate School of Engineering, Toyo University. His research fields are eco industrial development, low carbon city, urban environment simulation system, circular economy planning and spatial LCA, where he has published around seventy journal papers. He is engaged in several national research projects to develop integrative urban technology and policy simulation system for Japanese and Asian cities and regions. Coordination of physical environmental models with decision support assessment system such as LCA and environmental economic evaluation is the focus of present research activities. He is a chair of Eco town and circular region research committee by the Ministry of Environment, a member of the Sub-committee of Environmental Model Cities by the National Prime Minister Cabinet Office, Chair of LCA Methodology Working and Member of environmentally friendly construction system promotion committee by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transportation and Chair of Editorial Board, Journal of Environmental Systems Research, Japan Society of Civil Engineering. He is also actively engaged in several research projects for the planning of Chinese cities and regions to realize sustainable circular economy. He was granted a doctor of engineering from the University of Tokyo as well as receiving a MCP (Master of City Planning) degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He was formerly an Associate Professor in Osaka University after working in the construction company as an urban planner for a ten years.
Career
-Professor of Toyo University, Graduate School of Engineering, Head of the Environmental Technology Assessment System Research Section, Asian Environmental Research Group, National Institute for Environmental Studies, JAPAN. Visiting professor of Nagoya University and Visiting Professor of Chinese Academy of Science, Institute for Applied Ecology.
-Leading four national research projects such as Symbiotic environmental technology and policy management in Asian metropolises.
- Member of national/international research projects for eco-industrial developments and low carbon cities. Chair of Eco town and circular region research committee, Chair of LCA theories and application research committee, Expert Member for Environmental Information in the National Environmental Council.
-Consultant from 1984-1994, in city and regional planning and construction management as a researcher and a chief researcher at Taisei Corporation in Tokyo.
-Assistant professor from 1994 to 1998, in the Department of Environmental Engineering, Osaka University, Japan
-Associate professor from 1998 to 2003, in the Department of Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Japan.
-Professor from 2003, in the Department of Environmental Planning and Management, Faculty of Engineering, Toyo University, Japan. Head from 2005 to 2006, of Water Quality Management Research Section, National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan
Bachelor of Engineering (Tokyo University, Japan) in urban engineering in (1984)
Master of City Planning from Univ. of Pennsylvania (1991)
Doctor of Engineering (Tokyo University) in 1997, dissertation entitled “Analysis of the Value of Characteristics Environmental Goods and Services Based on the Hedonic Price Method”
-Secretary General (2005-06) and Steering committee member for Environmental Systems Research, Japanese Civil Engineering Society from 1998.
-Chief Editor, Journal of Environmental Systems Research,2009-
-Member of Organizing Committee and Program Committee for International Conference for Eco-balance in Tsukuba, Japan, 2002, 2004, 2006..
-Chief Editor for Journal of Global Environmental Engineering from 2003 to 2005. and others


Membership of Academic Society
Japan Society of Civil Engineers (JSCE),Society of Environmetal Science,Centre for Environmental Information Science,City Planning Institute of Japan,International Society for Industrial Ecology
Research Subject
  • Fiscal Year: 2017
    • 23846 : Environment-Economy-Society Integration Research Program
    • 23848 : Environmental Emergency Research Program
    • 23855 : Social and Environmental Systems Research
    • 23869 : Environmental Renovation Research Program
    • 23870 : The development of regional information systems for Environmental Renovation
    • 24126 : Development of Analytical Models for Low Carbon Re-development Planning coupling with Resources and Energy Use, and their Application to Municipalities
    • 24127 : Development of Holistic Low Carbon Scenario Design Model for Cities and Regions and its Demonstration in Japan and Indonesia
  • Fiscal Year: 2016
    • 23396 : Social and Environmental Systems Research
    • 23423 : Environment-Economy-Society Integration Research Program
    • 23432 : Environmental Renovation Research Program
    • 23433 : The development of regional information systems for Environmental Renovation
    • 23446 : Environmental Emergency Research Field
    • 23619 : Innovative Modelling and Monitoring Research toward Low Carbon Society and Eco-Citie and Regions,2016
    • 23642 : Planning and Evaluation Model for Green Growth Centers based on Spatial Inventory Analysis
    • 23732 : Environmental Emergency Research Program
    • 23761 : A study on cost-effective energy and resource recovery systems from municipal solid wastes
    • 23792 : Low Carbon Technology Assessment Program
  • Fiscal Year: 2015
    • 22989 : Social and Environmental Systems Research
    • 23013 : Eco-City System Research
    • 23014 : Evaluation system of environmental technologies and policies and its societal implementation process
    • 23040 : Environmental Renovation Research Program
    • 23177 : Integrative(EMERGY) evaluation model for eco-innovation centers
    • 23182 : Planning and Evaluation Model for Green Growth Centers based on Spatial Inventory Analysis
    • 23279 : A study on cost-effective energy and resource recovery systems from municipal solid wastes
    • 23289 : Innovative Modelling and Monitoring Research toward Low Carbon Society and Eco-Citie and Regions,2015
  • Fiscal Year: 2014
    • 22577 : Social and Environmental Systems Research
    • 22601 : Eco-City System Research
    • 22602 : Evaluation system of environmental technologies and policies and its societal implementation process
    • 22626 : Research for Innovative Recovery for the Regional Environment after the Disaster
    • 22652 : Environmental Renovation Research Program
    • 22813 : Planning and Evaluation Model for Green Growth Centers based on Spatial Inventory Analysis
    • 22882 : A study on cost-effective energy and resource recovery systems from municipal solid wastes
    • 22913 : Integrative(EMERGY) evaluation model for eco-innovation centers
    • 22956 : Development, Research, and Validation for Technology Assessment of Low Carbon Society,2014
    • 22960 : Innovative Modelling and Monitoring Research toward Low Carbon Society and Eco-Citie and Regions,2014
  • Fiscal Year: 2013
    • 22161 : Social and Environmental Systems Research
    • 22185 : Eco-City System Research
    • 22186 : Evaluation system of environmental technologies and policies and its societal implementation process
    • 22213 : Research for Innovative Recovery for the Regional Environment after the Disaster
    • 22397 : Planning and evaluation system for resource circulation in Asia cities based on the Japanese environmental technologies and policies
    • 22414 : Design and implementation process of building blocks for realizing low carbon society
    • 22415 : An urban development project with Co-benefit approach
    • 22417 : Integrative(EMERGY) evaluation model for eco-innovation centers
    • 22419 : Donations to the study of Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) method of the new environment building materials
    • 22448 : Improvement of emission inventories and development of emission scenarios for air pollutants in East Asia
  • Fiscal Year: 2012
    • 21756 : Eco-City System Research
    • 21757 : Evaluation system of environmental technologies and policies and its societal implementation process
    • 21905 : Improvement of emission inventories and development of emission scenarios for air pollutants in East Asia
    • 21953 : Planning and evaluation system for desigining circular regions and centers of carbon waste matter
    • 21954 : Design and implementation process of building blocks for realizing low carbon society
    • 21955 : An urban development project with Co-benefit approach
    • 21956 : Planning and evaluation system for resource circulation in Asia cities based on the Japanese environmental technologies and policies
    • 22144 : LCA
  • Fiscal Year: 2011
    • 21314 : Eco-City System Research
    • 21315 : Evaluation system of environmental technologies and policies and its societal implementation process
    • 21522 : An empirical study on diffusion models of green supply chain management among Chinese and Japanese industrial sectors
    • 21525 : Planning and evaluation system for desigining circular regions and centers of carbon waste matter
    • 21548 : Design and implementation process of building blocks for realizing low carbon society
    • 21575 : Planning and evaluation system for resource circulation in Asia cities based on the Japanese environmental technologies and policies
    • 21613 : Ecosystem Services Assessment of Satoyama, Satochi and Satoumi to Identify New Commons for Nature-Harmonious Society
    • 21641 : Improvement of emission inventories and development of emission scenarios for air pollutants in East Asia
    • 21712 : Development of the systems for evaluating regional water and material cycles in East Asia
    • 21714 : An urban development project with Co-benefit approach
  • Fiscal Year: 2010
    • 20990 : Improvement of emission inventories and development of emission scenarios for air pollutants in East Asia
    • 21076 : Planning and Evaluation System of Multilayer Integrative Circulation Region for Renewable Organic Wastes
    • 21077 : An empirical study on diffusion models of green supply chain management among Chinese and Japanese industrial sectors
    • 21078 : Integrative Environmental Planning and Evaluation System to Design Environmental Policy and Technology Scenarios for Asian Metropolitan Cities
    • 21079 : Urban Environment and Energy Management System
    • 21080 : Planning and evaluation system for desigining circular regions and centers of carbon waste matter
    • 21163 : Development of the systems for evaluating regional water and material cycles in East Asia
    • 21165 : Establishment of Early Detection Network of the Global Warming Impacts
    • 21167 : Ecosystem Services Assessment of Satoyama, Satochi and Satoumi to Identify New Commons for Nature-Harmonious Society
  • Fiscal Year: 2009
    • 20428 : Improvement of emission inventories and development of emission scenarios for air pollutants in East Asia
    • 20466 : Urban Environment and Energy Management System
    • 20587 : An empirical study on diffusion models of green supply chain management among Chinese and Japanese industrial sectors
    • 20591 : Strategic policy scenario design for sustainable urban and industrial system based on the integrated environmental flux assessment for water, resource and energy circulation
    • 20592 : Planning and Evaluation System of Multilayer Integrative Circulation Region for Renewable Organic Wastes
    • 20593 : Integrative Environmental Planning and Evaluation System to Design Environmental Policy and Technology Scenarios for Asian Metropolitan Cities
    • 20594 : Development of Environmental Management Technology for Sustainable utilization of Biomass.
    • 20599 : Development of the systems for evaluating regional water and material cycles in East Asia
    • 20600 : Establishment of Early Detection Network of the Global Warming Impacts
    • 20690 : Evaluation of ecosystem service of Satoyama, Satochi and Satoumi and reconstruction of natural symbiosis society by a new commons
  • Fiscal Year: 2008
    • 20231 : Development of the systems for evaluating regional water and material cycles in East Asia
    • 20232 : Establishment of Early Detection Network of the Global Warming Impacts
    • 20238 : Development of Environmental Management Technology for Sustainable utilization of Biomass.
    • 20262 : Strategic policy scenario design for sustainable urban and industrial system based on the integrated environmental flux assessment for water, resource and energy circulation
    • 20264 : Planning and Evaluation System of Multilayer Integrative Circulation Region for Renewable Organic Wastes
    • 20265 : Integrative Environmental Planning and Evaluation System to Design Environmental Policy and Technology Scenarios for Asian Metropolitan Cities
    • 20266 : Urban Environment and Energy Management System
    • 20336 : Watershed environment management based on the coexistence with nature in Ise Bay
  • Fiscal Year: 2007
    • 10434 : Strategic scenario planning of system of regional circulation business and urban renovation programs in eco-industrial developments and its evaluation system for socio-economic and environmental impacts
    • 10545 : Establishment of Early Detection Network of the Global Warming Impacts
    • 10547 : Watershed environment management based on the coexistence with nature in Ise Bay
    • 10587 : Development of the systems for evaluating regional water and material cycles in East Asia
  • Fiscal Year: 2006
    • 10156 : Strategic scenario planning of system of regional circulation business and urban renovation programs in eco-industrial developments and its evaluation system for socio-economic and environmental impacts
    • 10284 : Establishment of Early Detection Network of the Global Warming Impacts
    • 10286 : Watershed environment management based on the coexistence with nature in Ise Bay
    • 10320 : Development of the systems for evaluating regional water and material cycles in East Asia
Research Result (Publication)
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  • Original Paper
Research Result (Presentation)
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  • Research Presentation
  • Research Lecture
  • Presenter : Chandran R., Fujii M., Fujita T., Ashina S., Gomi K., Aizawa T., Kenji Uchida.
    Name of Society : Joint conference of the International Society for Industrial Ecology (ISIE) - 12th Socio-Economic Metabolism section conference and 5th Asia-Pacific conference (2016)
    Name of Proceedings : Proceedings of the Joint conference of the International Society for Industrial Ecology (ISIE) - 12th Socio-Economic Metabolism section conference and 5th Asia-Pacific conference
  • Identifying Environmental Benefits of Urban Symbiosis along the “Supply Chain”
    Presenter : Fujita T., Chen X., Fujii M., Onishi R., Govindan K., Geng Y.
    Name of Society : International Symposium on Green Supply Chain Management Research (2011)
    Name of Proceedings : -
  • Low-carbon strategies and the challenge for cities in Japan
    Presenter : Fujita T.
    Name of Society : The 21st Annual INCOSE International Symposium (2011)
    Name of Proceedings : -
  • Presenter : Fujita T.
    Name of Society : 2nd International Forum on Sustainable Future in Asia(NIES 2nd International Forum) (2017)
    Name of Proceedings : -
  • What factors energy saving behaviour in Indonesia? Results of a logit regression study in Bogor
    Presenter : Nakano A., Zusman E., Nugroho S.B., Takahashi K., Kaswanto R.L., Arifin N., Munandar A., Arifin H.S., Muchtar M., Gomi K., Fujita T.
    Name of Society : 環境経済・政策学会2016年大会 (2016)
    Name of Proceedings : Abstracts
  • Regional Low Carbon Innovation through Hybrid Approach with Monitoring and Modelling
    Presenter : Fujita T.
    Name of Society : 5th Annual Meeting Low Carbon Asia Research Network (LoCARNet) (2016)
    Name of Proceedings : -
  • Presenter : Fujita T.
    Name of Society : International Seminar on Chemical Engineering in conjunction with Seminar Teknik Kimia Soehadi Reksowardojo STKSR 2016 (2016)
    Name of Proceedings : -
  • Presenter : Fujita T.
    Name of Society : International Forum on Sustainable Future in Asia, 1st NIES International Forum (2016)
    Name of Proceedings : -
  • Innovative Modelling and Monitoring Research Initiative for Eco-cities and Regions.
    Presenter : Fujita T., Fujii M., Ashina S., Gomi K.
    Name of Society : the 8th Conference of the International Society for Industrial Ecology, Poster Session (2015)
  • Urban simulation system research to evaluate low carbon effects of circular cities and regions
    Presenter : Fujita T.
    Name of Society : 4th Japan China Science Forum (2011)
    Name of Proceedings : -
  • Integrative System Engineering Approach for Sustainable Industrial District for Earthquake Recovery
    Presenter : Fujita T.
    Name of Society : APCOSE 2011, 5th Asia-Pacific Conference on Systems Engineering (2011)
    Name of Proceedings : -