Science and Technology Research Partnership for Sustainable Development (SATREPS)
”Development and Operation Model of Plant-derived Soil Additives for Road Disaster Reduction on Problematic Soil”

Science and Technology Research Partnership for Sustainable Development (SATREPS)
”Development and Operation Model of Plant-derived Soil Additives for Road Disaster Reduction on Problematic Soil”

KIMURA, Makoto

Emeritus professor, Kyoto University.
PhD.
Program-Specific Professor, Center for African Area Studies, Kyoto University.(2022 April~ )
Executive Vice President, Bond Engineering Co Ltd.(2022 April~ )

(~2022.3.31) Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Faculty of Engineering.

Specialized field

Civil engineering / Geotechnical engineering / Foundation engineering / International technical cooperation

Keywords

Mechanical behavior of structure foundation, tunnel, reinforced soil wall and arch culvert / New development of construction material and method / Technical approach for poverty reduction from Geotechnical engineering view point

Videos

May. 2024
Feb. 2023
Public Lecture, 2021
Sep. 2019

List of visits to Ethiopia by MNGD project

2019.4.22~4.30:Addis Ababa
2019.9.29~10.7:Addis Ababa
2022.8.28~9.4:Addis Ababa
2023.5.1~5.5:Addis Ababa
2023.9.28~10.1:Jinka

Research outreach at the MNGD project

・Kimura, M. Keynote speech “New technology thinking from a different angle for the Foundation of Structure”. AASTU Annual Research Conference at “Science, Technology & Innovation for Industry”. Addis Ababa Science and Technology University, Ethiopia, 4th & 5th May, 2023.

・Morie KANEKO, Yoshinori FUKUBAYASHI, Shunsuke MATSUKUMA, Sohei SATO, Argachew Bochena, Kassahun Yemane, Takuya HAGIWARA, Aino IKEDA, Yuusuke MIYAZAKI, Gebre Yntiso, Masayoshi SHIGETA and Makoto KIMURA. 2022. Community-based road improvement and maintenance as social implementation in Ethiopia: SATREPS-MNGD (Making Networks for Glocal Development) [2]21st International Conference of Ethiopian Studies (ICES21), Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa. September 29, 2022.

・2019年度 京都大学アフリカ地域研究資料センター公開講座「工学研究者、アフリカへ行く!」–第1回(2021年10月16日)木村 亮「アフリカに大学を造る」

・2019年度 京都大学アフリカ地域研究資料センター公開講座「アフリカから学ぶこと:いま私たちにできること」–第2回(2019年11月30日)木村 亮「アフリカを繋ぐ:住民との道直しから」