NAOHIRO NAKAMURA

Last Updated :2024/02/02

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Professor
E-mail
naohiro3hiroshima-u.ac.jp

Basic Information

Major Professional Backgrounds

  • 1982/04/01, 2016/03/31, Takenaka Corporation, R&D Institute Group Leader
  • 2016/04/01, 2020/03/31, Hiroshima University, Institute of Engineering, Professor
  • 2012/10/01, 2015/09/30, Tokyo University, Guest Researcher
  • 2012/10/01, 2013/03/31, Nagoya University, Lecturer (part-time)
  • 2013/04/01, 2015/03/31, Tokyo Denki University, Lecturer (part-time)
  • 2014/04/01, 2015/03/31, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Guest Professor

Educational Backgrounds

  • Nagoya University, Engineering, Architetuture, Japan, 1977/04, 1982/03
  • Kyusyu University, Graduate School of Human-Environment Studies, Urban Design, Planning and Disaster Management Course, Japan, 1999/04, 2003/03

Academic Degrees

  • Kyushu University

Research Fields

  • Engineering;Architecture and building engineering;Building structures / Materials

Research Keywords

  • Earthquake disaster prevention
  • Earthquake response analysis
  • Computer simulation
  • Aseismic structure
  • Vibration control and isolation system
  • Damping characteristics
  • Soil-structure interaction
  • Large scale nonlinear analysis
  • Shock resistant design
  • Risk analysis

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2023, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 2Term, Toward Construction of Safe Social Environment
  2. 2023, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Introduction of Building Structure
  3. 2023, Undergraduate Education, Year, Field Excercises of Building
  4. 2023, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Architectural Structural Mechanics I
  5. 2023, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Architectural Structural Mechanics II
  6. 2023, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Methods of Structural Analysis
  7. 2023, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Seminar in Architecture II
  8. 2023, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Architectural Project and Drawing III
  9. 2023, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Architectural Project and Drawing IV
  10. 2023, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Ethics of Architecture
  11. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Special Exercises on Architecture A
  12. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Special Exercises on Architecture A
  13. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Special Exercises on Architecture B
  14. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 4Term, Special Exercises on Architecture B
  15. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Academic Year, Special Study on Architecture
  16. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Advanced Performance Design of Buildings
  17. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Dynamics of Building-Structure
  18. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Intensive, Special Lecture on Architecture E
  19. 2023, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Academic Year, Special Study on Architecture
  20. 2023, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Academic Year, Special Study on Architecture

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Vibration Characteristics of Capped Viscous Damping Based on Frame Restoring-Force Amplitude, FRONTIERS IN BUILT ENVIRONMENT, 8, 20220318
  2. Applicability of Time Domain Transform Methods for Frequency Dependent Dynamic Stiffness, FRONTIERS IN BUILT ENVIRONMENT, 8, 20220404
  3. ★, Response Analysis of Soil Deposit Considering Both Frequency and Strain Amplitude Dependencies Using Nonlinear Causal Hysteretic Damping Model, Journal of Earthquakes and Structures, 4(2), 181-202, 201302
  4. ★, Two-Dimensional Energy Transmitting Boundary in the Time Domain, Journal of Earthquakes and Structures, 3(2), 97-116, 201204
  5. ★, A Basic Study on the Transform Method of Frequency Dependent Functions into Time Domain -Relation to Duhamel's integral and time domain transfer function-, Journal of Engineering Mechanics, ASCE, 138(3), 276-285, 201203
  6. Study of Ultimate Seismic Response and Fragility Evaluation of Nuclear Power Building Using Nonlinear Three -dimensional Finite Element Model, Nuclear Engineering and Design, 240, 166-180, 201001
  7. Nonlinear Response Analysis of Soil-Structure Interaction System Using Transformed Energy Transmitting Boundary in the Time Domain, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 29, 799-808, 200905
  8. Analytical Study on Energy Consumption and Damage to Cylindrical and I-shaped Reinforced Concrete Shear Walls Subjected to Cyclic Loading, Engineering Structures, 31, 999-1009, 200904
  9. ★, Time history Response Analysis Considering Dynamic Stiffness with Both Frequency and Strain Dependencies, Journal of Engineering Mechanics, ASCE, 134(4), 530-541, 200807
  10. Transform Methods for Frequency Dependent Complex Stiffness to Time Domain Using Real or Imaginary Data Only, Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 37, 495-515, 200804
  11. An Estimation Method for Basemat Uplift Behavior of Nuclear Power Plant Building, Nuclear Engineering and Design, 237, 1275-1287, 200707
  12. ★, Practical Causal Hysteretic Damping, Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 36, 597-617, 200704
  13. ★, Improved Methods to Transform Frequency Dependent Complex Stiffness to Time Domain, Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 35, 1037-1050, 200607
  14. A Practical Method to Transform Frequency Dependent Impedance to Time Domain, Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 35, 217-231, 200602
  15. A Practical Method for Estimating Dynamic Soil Stiffness on Surface of Multi-Layered Soil, Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 34, 1391-1406, 200509
  16. Extended Rayleigh Damping Model, Frontiers, Built Environment, 201606
  17. Three Dimensional Energy Transmitting Boundary in the Time Domain, Frontiers, Built Environment, 201511
  18. Collaboration Work for Nuclear Power Building Using 3D CAD Information, Nuclear Engineering and Design, 236(4), 368-374, 200602
  19. Seismic Response Analysis of Deeply Embedded Nuclear Reactor Buildings Considering Frequency Dependent Soil Impedance in Time Domain, Nuclear Engineering and Design, 238, 1845-1854, 200807
  20. Analyses of reactor building by 3D nonlinear FEM models considering basemat uplift for simultaneous horizontal and vertical ground motions, Nuclear Engineering and Design, 238, 3551-3560, 200812
  21. A Study on Nonlinear Seismic Response Analysis of Buildings Considering Frequency Dependent Soil Impedance in Time Domain, An International Journal of Interaction and Multiscale Mechanics, 2(1), 91-107, 200903
  22. Study on Modeling Error in Strong Nonlinear Area of RC Shear Walls in Fragility Evaluation of Nuclear Power Plant Buildings, Safety, Reliability and Risk of Structures, Infrastructures and Engineering Systems, Proc. of 10th ICOSSAR, 1383-1390, 200909
  23. Finite-element analysis of laminated rubber bearing of building frame under seismic excitation, Earthquake Engineering & Structural Dynamics, 44(11), 1881-1898, 201509
  24. Centrifuge Testing and Seismic Response Analysis for Uplift Behavior of Spread Foundation Structures on Rock, Frontiers, Built Environment, 201609
  25. Response Analysis and ARX Identification of a Steel Reinforced Concrete High-Rise Building During the 2011 off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku Earthquake, Front. Built Environ, 201712
  26. Parameter identification for nonlinear structural model using modal iterative error correction method, ENGINEERING STRUCTURES, 232, 202104
  27. Characteristics of the first-mode vertical vibration of buildings based on earthquake observation records, JAPAN ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW, 4(2), 290-301, 202104
  28. 3D FEM Soil-Structure Interaction Analysis Considering Separation and Sliding of Soil from Sidewalls of Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Nuclear Power Plant Unit 7 Reactor Building Subjected to the 2007 Niigataken Chuetsu-oki Earthquake, Frontiers in Built Environment, section Earthquake Engineering, 202106
  29. 3D FEM Soil-Structure Interaction Analysis for Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Nuclear Power Plant Considering Soil Separation and Sliding, FRONTIERS IN BUILT ENVIRONMENT, 7, 20210614
  30. Physical parameters identification for full-scale ten-story reinforced concrete building with degrading tri-linear model by modal iterative error correction method, EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING & STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS, 51(1), 153-168, 202201

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Response Analysis of a Steel Reinforced Concrete High-Rise Building During The 2011 Tohoku Earthquake, Naohiro Nakamura, Takuya Kinoshita, Hiroshi Fukuyama, CEES 2018 International Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Seismology,, 2018/06/06, Without Invitation, English, San Francisco, USA
  2. Estimation of Dynamic Characteristics of a Middle Rise SRC Building Using Long-Term Earthquake Observation Records, Fumiya Sugino, Naohiro Nakamura, ICEES 2018: International Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Seismology, 2018/06/06, Without Invitation, English, San Francisco, USA
  3. Estimation of the Effect of Initial Damping Model and Hysteretic Model on Dynamic Characteristics of Structure,, Shinji Ukita, Naohiro Nakamura, ICEES 2018 International Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Seismology, 2018/06/06, Without Invitation, English, San Francisco, USA
  4. Response Analysis of Soil-Foundation-Structure Interaction System of RC Building Using Nonlinear 3-dimensional FEM against Strong Earthquake, Naohiro Nakamura, Takuya Suzuki, WCCM 2018 World Congress On Computational Mechanics, 2018/07/23, Without Invitation, English, Newyork, USA
  5. Simulation Analysis of a Full-Scale 5-Story Building with Vibration Control Dampers, Naohiro Nakamura, ICSAUDA 2018 International Conference on Simulation for Architecture and Urban Design Applications, 2018/12/13, Without Invitation, English, Bangkok, Thailand
  6. Comparison of Allowable Stress Method and Time History Response Analysis for Seismic Design of Buildings in Japan, Sayuri Inoue, Naohiro Nakamura, Tsubasa Hamada, ICSAUDA 2018 International Conference on Simulation for Architecture and Urban Design Applications, 2018/12/13, Without Invitation, English, Bangkok, Thailand

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B), Ultimate level Seismic Response Analysis of Soil-Structure Interaction System using large Scale 3D Nonlinear Model, 2014/04, 2017/03
  2. Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C), New Kind of Damping Model Used for Time Domain Analysis, 2011/04, 2014/03
  3. Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C), Time Domain Transform of Energy Transmitting Boundary for Soil-Structure Interaction Analysis, 2008/04, 2011/03

Social Activities

History as Committee Members

  1. Chairman of Editorial Committee on AIJ Journal of Technology and Design, 2017/06, 2018/05, Architetual Institute of Japan
  2. Member of Editorial Committee on AIJ Journal of Technology and Design, 2016/06, 2017/05, Architectural Institute of Japan
  3. Member of review editor,Earthquake Engineering, Built Environment, Frontiers (Open Access Science Platform), 2015, 2022/03
  4. Member of editorial board, Earthquakes & Structures (International Journal of Earthquake Engineering & Earthquake Effects on Structures), Techno-Press, 2010