Kazuyoshi Nishijima

Kazuyoshi Nishijima

Associate Professor

Building 118, Room 102

Denmark

Phone: 45251714

Since January 2011 he works as Associate Professor of Engineering Decision Analysis. He is leading the group of Civil Engineering Risk and Decision Analysis - CERDA - within the Department of Civil Engineering, DTU.

Current research projects

  • Projection of the change in future weather extremes using super-high-resolution atmospheric model, funded by Ministory of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (project member since 2010)
  • Real Time Decision Support in the Face of Evolving Natural Hazards, funded by Swiss National Science Foundation (since August 2009)
  • Development of stochastic typhoon model in Northwest Pacific region and its application to portfolio loss estimation, funded by AON Benfield (since January 2007)

Past research project

  • Decision Theoretical Framework for Sustainable Decision Making in Civil Engineering, funded by Swiss National Science Foundation (October 2006 - September 2009)

Research interests

  • Engineering decision analysis
  • Sustainability in civil engineering 
  • Probabilistic modelling of natural hazard risks (special focus on tropical storm risks)
  • Natural hazard risks under climate change
  • Probabilistic modelling of complex engineered systems
  • Structural reliability theory

PhD thesis

Education

  • 2004.12 - 2009.03 Doctoral course, ETH Zurich, Switzerland (Doctor of Sciences)
  • 2003.04 - 2004.08 Doctoral course, University of Tokyo, Japan 
  • 2001.04 - 2003.03 Master course, University of Tokyo, Japan (Master of Environmental Studies)
  • 1997.04 - 2001.03 Undergraduate course, University of Tokyo, Japan (Bachelor of Engineering)

Curriculum vitae and list of publication

  • Curriculum vitae and list of publication available in a pdf file.
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