Study at TCU


Official Title Associate Professor
Affiliation Human science
Profile I am researching the facility environment and community development.
We are investigating the environment of nursery schools, kindergartens, and parks with the aim of clarifying the environment and conditions that are easy for users to use.
I am conducting research from the perspective of architecture and childcare.
Recently, we have been focusing on research on the environment of the town and the air environment of facilities to help raising children.
Research Field(Keyword & Summary)
  1. 1.Facility research

    Research on facilities used by children.Consider the ideal outdoor space and indoor environment according to the child's development.

  2. 2.Parks and local environment

    Observe behavior in parks and towns, verify how it should be, and build models.

  3. 3.Parent-child behavior

    Think about the environment from the behavioral characteristics of parents and children in the facility or in the area

Representative Papers
  1. 1.Study on Effects of Architectural Characteristics of Nursery Facilities in Urban Areas on Ventilation Behavior using Windows and Evaluation of Indoor / Outdoor Environment (J. Human and Living Environment), 27(2), 2020
  2. 2.Actual Condition of Ventilation and Effects on Indoor Environment in Nursery Schools during Intermediate Season - Based on Field and Questionnaire Survey in the Yokohama City - 44th Symposium on Human-Environment System HES44 in Nara, 5-6 Dec., 2020
Award 2017 Children's Environmental Society Award,Paper / Writing Award "Recommendations for town childcare"
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research Support: Japan Society for Promotion of Science (JSPS)
Research Grants/Projects including subsidies, donations, grants, etc. Model construction and verification of a seamless comprehensive town childcare system from the fetal period,
2020~2024, Basic Research (C) Fund Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Recruitment of research assistant(s) No
Affiliated academic society (Membership type) Architectural Institute of Japan,The City Plannnig Institute of Japan,Man-Environment Research Association,Association for Children's Environment,Japan Society of Child and Family Welfare,Japanese Society for the Study of Social Welfare, (Regular member)