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Researcher Name
Div (Section) name/title
Material Cycles Division(Global Resource Sustainability Research Section)/Researcher
Research Subject
Integrated Research of Industrial Ecology and Policy Sciences for Transition towards Decarbonized and Circular Economy
M.S, B.Eng
Professional Qualification(s)
Engineering,Policy Studies
Environmental Speciality Field
Industrial Ecology,Environmental Policies,Consumer Behavior
Life Cycle Assessment (LCA),Material Flow Analysis (MFA),Data Science (Statistical Analysis, Machine Learning),Policy Analysis and Evaluation,Consumer Behavior,Sustainable Lifestyles,Climate Change Mitigation,Circular Economy,Waste Management and the 3Rs,Resource Separation and Selection
Brief Description of Research
[Previous Peer-Reviewed Articles in English]
Mao C., Koide R., Brem A., Akenji L. (2020) Social Implications of Technological Innovation by 2050: Results from a Global Expert Survey on Foresight. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 153, 119914
Koide R., Lettenmeier M., Kojima S., Toivio V., Amellina A., Akenji L. (2019) Carbon Footprints and Consumer Lifestyles: An Analysis of Lifestyle Factors and Gap Analysis by Consumer Segment in Japan. Sustainability, 11 (21), 5983
Koide R., Akenji L. (2017) Assessment of Policy Integration of Sustainable Consumption and Production into National Policies. Resources, 6 (4), 48
Sujauddin M., Koide R., Komatsu T., Hossain M., Tokoro C., Murakami S. (2017) Ship Breaking and the Steel Industry in Bangladesh: A Material Flow Perspective. Journal of Industrial Ecology, 21 (1), 191¬–203
Sujauddin M., Koide R., Komatsu T., Hossain M., Tokoro C., Murakami S. (2015) Characterization of ship breaking industry in Bangladesh. Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management, 17 (1), 72–83
Koide R., Tokoro C., Murakami S., Adachi T., Takahashi A. (2012) A Model for Prediction of Neutralizer Usage and Sludge Generation in the Treatment of Acid Mine Drainage from Abandoned Mines: Case Studies in Japan, Mine Water and the Environment, 31 (4), 287–296

[Previous Awards]
Sep. 2019 Best Publication Award, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies
Oct. 2018 People’s Choice Poster Award, 13th Biennial International Conference on Ecobalance in 2018
May 2016 Best Paper Award, Japan Society of Material Cycles and Waste Management
Mar. 2012 Award for Excellence, Iron and Steel Institute of Japan
Aug. 2011 Excellent Poster Award, Mining and Materials Processing Institute of Japan
Apr. 2012–Mar. 2016 Associate Engineer, Environmental Solution Division, Nippon Koei Co., Ltd.
Apr. 2016–Jun. 2020 Policy Researcher, Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) Area, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)
Jul. 2020– Researcher, Center for Material Cycles and Waste Management Research/Material Cycles Division, National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES)
Jul. 2020– Fellow, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)

Mar. 2012 B.Eng., Department of Resources and Environmental Engineering, Waseda University
Jun. 2010 Exchange Programme, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London
May. 2019 MS in Government Analytics (Statistical Analysis), Center for Advanced Governmental Studies, Johns Hopkins University
Membership of Academic Society
Society for Environmental Economics and Policy Studies (SEEPS),The Institute of Life Cycle Assessment, Japan,Japan Society of Material Cycles and Waste Management,The mining and materials processing institute of Japan,International Society for Industrial Ecology
Research Subject
  • Fiscal Year: 2021
    • 25509 : Material flows transition and social adaptation
    • 25778 : Sustainability assessment and future vision of resource use
    • 25782 : Conceptual design of an online tool for consumers to understand and reduce their material and carbon footprints
    • 25795 : Consumer Behavior Simulation of Policy Intervention for the Dissemination and Use of Product Service Systems
Research Result (Publication)
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  • Original Paper
  • Review
  • Other Publications
  • Presenter : Kojima S., Khodke A., Koide R., Asakawa K., Liu C., Watabe A. (2021)
  • Presenter : Kojima S., Khodke A., Koide R., Asakawa K., Liu C., Watabe A. (2021)
  • Presenter : Coscieme L., Kojima S., Khodke A., Yamanaka B., Iwasaka F., Kuroki L., Pineda F.J.C., Fujiwara F.L.A., Silva V.A., Jha V.K., Bery A., Sangwan K.S., Choudhary K., Koide R., Asakawa K., Liu C., Watabe A., Currie P., Nekasa S., Guya J., Chaikaew P., Bunditsakulchai P., Pongkijvorasin S. (2021)
Research Result (Presentation)
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  • Research Presentation