PUBLICATION

2022

Journal Article

  • Naruki Shoji, Hiroshige Kikura, Hideharu Takahashi, Wongsakorn Wongsaroj. Three-Dimensional Velocity Distribution Measurement Using Ultrasonic Velocity Profiler with Developed Transducer, Journal of Flow Control, Measurement & Visualization, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 32-55, 2022.
  • Hiroshige Kikura, Naruki Shoji, Hideharu Takahashi, Wongsakorn Wongsaroj. Ultrasonic Measurement of Two-Dimensional Liquid Velocity Profile Using Two-Element Transducer, Journal of Flow Control, Measurement & Visualization, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 12-31, 2022.

International Conference

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2021

Journal Article

  • Wongsakorn WONGSAROJ, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Natee THONG-UN, Hiroshige KIKURA. Ultrasonic Measurement for Experimental Investigation of Velocity Distribution in Sub-Cooled Boiling Bubbly Flow, International Journal of Engineering and Technology Innovation, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. 16-28, 2021.
  • Kunio SHIMADA, Ryo IKEDA, Hiroshige KIKURA, Hideharu TAKAHASHI. Morphological Fabrication of Rubber Cutaneous Receptors Embedded in a Stretchable Skin-Mimicking Human Tissue by the Utilization of Hybrid Fluid, Sensors, Vol. 21, No. 20, Article ID. 6834, 2021.
  • DUONG Thanh Tung, NGUYEN Hoang Anh, Richard TREWIN, Hiroshige KIKURA. Uncertainty quantification of RELAP5/MOD3.3 for interfacial shear stress during small break LOCA, Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology, Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 1-7, 2021.
  • Munkhbat BATSAIKHAN, Zeliang ZHANG, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Hiroshige KIKURA. Development of Measurement System for Flow and Shape using Array Ultrasonic Sensors, Journal of Flow Control, Measurement & Visualization, Vol. 9, No. 3, pp. 45-72, 2021.
  • 池田遼, 島田邦雄, 高橋秀治, 木倉宏成. 磁気混合流体ゴムを活用した圧電素子および環境発電技術とその応用に関する研究, 日本AEM学会誌, Vol. 29, No. 2, 2021.
  • Naruki SHOJI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Hiroshige KIKURA. ULTRASONIC MEASUREMENT OF MULTI-DIMENSIONAL VELOCITY VECTOR PROFILE USING ARRAY TRANSDUCER, WIT Transactions on Engineering Science, Vol. 132, pp. 153-164, 2021.
  • Vien TRAN TRI, Tadashi NARABAYASHI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Hiroshige KIKURA. Effects of the Baffle Plate of Advanced Venturi Scrubber on Decontamination Factor of Filtered Containment Venting System, Japanese Journal of Multiphase Flow, Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 337-345, 2021.

International Conference

  • Zeliang Zhang, Liu Tianrun, Batsaikhan Munkhbat, Hideharu Takahashi, Hiroshige Kikura. Development of Ultrasonic Measurement System for Shape and 2D Velocity Field Using Ultrasonic Velocity Profiler and Total Focusing Methods, ICONE-28, Aug. 2021.
  • Zeliang ZHANG, Munkhbat BATSAIKHAN, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Hiroshige KIKURA. Measurement System for Flow Mapping and Shape Detection using Sectorial Array Sensors, 3th International Symposium on Ultrasonic Doppler Methods for Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Engineering (ISUD13), June 2021.
  • Takeshi MORIYA, Hiroshige KIKURA, Hideharu TAKAHASHI. Basic study on ultrasonic remote leakage position estimation method for underwater exploration, 13th International Symposium on Ultrasonic Doppler Methods for Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Engineering (ISUD13), June 2021.
  • Wongsakorn WONGSAROJ, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Natee THONG-UN, Hiroshige KIKURA. The development of ultrasonic velocity profiler for velocity vector measurement in bubbly flow, 13th International Symposium on Ultrasonic Doppler Methods for Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Engineering (ISUD13), June 2021.
  • Sardini Sayidatun NISA SAILELLAH, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Hiroshige KIKURA. The Development of Soluminescence Elemental Analysis, Case Study: Na and Sr in Aqueous Solution, 13th International Symposium on Ultrasonic Doppler Methods for Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Engineering (ISUD13), June 2021.
  • Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Naruki SHOJI, Gen ENDO, Ikuo WAKAIDA, Hiroshige KIKURA. Fundamental Study on Remote Investigation in Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant by Advanced Super Dragon Articulated Robot Arm, 13th International Symposium on Ultrasonic Doppler Methods for Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Engineering (ISUD13), June 2021.
  • Naruki SHOJI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Hiroshige KIKURA. Development of Advanced UVP Instruments Applicable to 3-D Velocity Vector Measurement, 13th International Symposium on Ultrasonic Doppler Methods for Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Engineering (ISUD13), June 2021.
  • Zeliang Zhang, Naruki Shoji, Batsaikhan Munkhbat, Hideharu Takahashi, Wongsakorn Wongsaroj, Hiroshige Kikura. Telemetry System for 2D Flow Map using Ultrasonic Velocity Profiler, 2021 IEEE International IOT, Electronics and Mechatronics Conference (IEMTRONICS), Apr. 2021.

2020

Journal Article

  • Ryo IKEDA, Kunio SHIMADA, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Fundamental Study of Sensing Technique Utilizing Magnetic Compound Fluid Rubber Sensor Under Radiation Environment, Advanced Experimental Mechanics, Vol. 5, (2020), pp. 185-190.
  • Wongsakorn WONGSAROJ, Naruki SHOJI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, IoT-Based Telemetry System of Ultrasonic Measurement for Experimental Study under COVID19 Situation, American Journal of Science and Engineering, Vol. 1 (3) (2020), pp. 8-13.
  • Hideharu TAKAHASHI, San Shwin, Ari Hamdani, Nobuyuki Fujisawa and Hiroshige KIKURA, Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Swirling Flow on Triple Elbow Pipe Layout, Journal of Flow Control, Measurement & Visualization, Vol. 8, (2020), pp. 45-62.
  • Sardini Sayidatun NISA SAILELLAH1, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Sonoluminescence Elemental Analysis using External Transducer in Aqueous Solution, Advanced Experimental Mechanics, Vol. 5 (2020), pp. 80-85.
  • Wongsakorn WONGSAROJ, Natee THONG-UN, Naruki SHOJI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, De-aliasing of Ultrasonic Velocity Profiler on Bubbly Flow beyond the Nyquist Limit, Acoustical Science and Technology, Vol. 41 (6) (2020), pp. 917-920.
  • Wongsakorn WONGSAROJ, Jevin Tanius OWEN, Natee THONG-UN, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, 2D Velocity Vector Profile Measurement on Bubbly Flow Using Ultrasonic Technique, Mechanical Engineering Journal, Vol. 7 (3) (2020), pp. 19-00519.
  • Giedre ZABLACKAITE, Hideo NAGASAKA, Hiroshige KIKURA: Experimental study on bubble parameters for pool scrubbing models under wetwell venting conditions; Nuclear Science and Technology, Vol. 57 (7) (2020), pp. 766-781.
  • Kunio SHIMADA, Ryoju Kato, Ryo IKEDA, Hiroshige KIKURA and Hideharu TAKAHASHI, γ-Ray Irradiation Effect on MCF Rubber Solar Cells with both Photovoltaics and Sensing Involving Semiconductors Fabricated under Magnetic and Electric Fields, World Journal of Mechanics, Vol. 10 (8) (2020), pp. 95-119.
  • Kunio SHIMADA, Ryo IKEDA, Hiroshige KIKURA and Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Enhancement of Diversity in Production and Applications Utilizing Electrolytically Polymerized Rubber Sensors with MCF: The Second Report on Various Engineering Applications, Sensor, Vol. 20 (17) (2020), 4674.
  • Kunio SHIMADA, Ryo IKEDA, Hiroshige KIKURA and Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Enhancement of Diversity in Production and Application Utilizing Electrolytically Polymerized Rubber Sensors with MCF: 1st Report on Consummate Fabrication Combining Varied Kinds of Constituents with Porous Permeant Stocking-Like Rubber, Sensor, Vol. 20 (17) (2020), 4658.

International Conference

  • Takaaki MIYABE, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Fundamental Study on Reconstruction of 3D Image Using Camera and Ultrasound, International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing 2020 (ICIAP2020), Tokyo, Japan (2020-10).
  • Wongsakorn WONGSAROJ, Naruki SHOJI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Telemetry System for Experimental Study of Ultrasonic Measurement on COVID-19 Situation, International IOT, Electronics and Mechatronics Conference (IEMTRONICS 2020), Vancouver, Canada (2020-9).
  • Sardini Sayidatun Nisa, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Remote Elemental Analysis System using Sonoluminescence in Aqueous Solution, IEEE International Ultrasonic Symposium 2020 (IEEE ISU2020), Virtual Symposium (2020-8).

2019

Journal Article

  • Kunio SHIMADA, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Hiroshige KIKURA and Ryo IKEDA, Novel Adhesion Technique Using Metallic or Non-Metallic Hydrous Oxide of Metal Complexes Involving Magnetic Compound Fluid Rubber under Electrolytic Polymerization and Magnetic Field for Producing Sensors, Sensors, Vol. 19 (3) (2019), 689.
  • Wongsakorn WONGSAROJ, Ari HAMDANI, Natee THONG-UN, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Extended Short-Time Fourier Transform for Ultrasonic Velocity Profiler on Two- Phase Bubbly Flow Using a Single Resonant Frequency, Applied Sciences, Vol. 9 (50) (2019), pp. 1-21.
  • Masayoshi Kojima, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Evaluation of Capabilities on Ultrasonic Testing Examiners Using Probability of Defect Detection and Cumulative Failure Probability, E-Journal of Advanced Maintenance, Vol. 11 (2) (2019), pp. 65-78.
  • Zhang WEICHEN, Ryan Naldo PRATAMA, Rendy Silva RENATA, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Yutaka TAMAURA and Hiroshige KIKURA, Verification of Simulator for Designing Stone Heat Storage Tank, Advanced Experimental Mechanics, Vol. 4, (2019) pp. 61-66.
  • Kunio SHIMADA, Ryo IKEDA, Hiroshige KIKURA and Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Development of Magnetic Compound Fluid Rubber Sensor for Practical Usage on γ-Irradiation and Energy Harvesting for Broad-Band Electromagnetic Waves, World Journal of Mechanics, Vol. 9 (9) (2019).
  • Kunio SHIMADA, Ryo IKEDA, Hiroshige KIKURA and Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Development of a Magnetic Compound Fluid Rubber Stability Sensor and a Novel Production Technique via Combination of Natural, Chloroprene and Silicone Rubbers, Sensor, Vol. 19 (18) (2019), 3901.
  • Takuya KAWACHI, Robert MALKIN, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Prototype of an Echo-PIV Method for Use in Underwater Nuclear Decommissioning Inspections, Journal of Flow Control, Measurement & Visualization, Vol. 7 (1) (2019), pp. 28-43.
  • Antonin POVOLNY, Munkhbat BATSAIKHAN, Tomonori IHARA, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, and Hiroshige KIKURA, Bubble Size Measurement by the Ultrasonic Pulse Echo with Tracking Technique, Journal of Flow Control, Measurement & Visualization, Vol. 7 (1) (2019), pp. 11-27.

International Conference

  • Giedre ZABLACKAITE, Hideo NAGASAKA and Hiroshige KIKURA, Hydrodynamic evaluation of pool scrubbing under wetwell venting, The 14th International Symposium on Advanced Science and Technology in Experimental Mechanics (ISEM’19), Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan (2019-11).
  • Sardini Sayidatun Nisa, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Preliminary Stage on the Development of Elemental Analysis System using Sonoluminescence, The 14th International Symposium on Advanced Science and Technology in Experimental Mechanics (ISEM’19), Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan (2019-11).
  • Ryo IKEDA, Kunio SHIMADA, Hiroshige KIKURA and Hideharu TAKAHASHI, “Fundamental Study of Sensing Technique Using Magnetic Compound Fluid Rubber Sensor Under Radiation Environment”, The 14th International Symposium on Advanced Science and Technology in Experimental Mechanics (ISEM’19), Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan (2019-11).
  • Sardini Sayidatun Nisa, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Sonoluminescence Elemental Analysis using External Transducer in Aqueous Solution, The 5th International Energy Conference (ASTECHNOVA 2019), Yogyakarta, Indonesia (2019-10).
  • Naruki SHOJI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Simultaneous Visualization of Flow Behavior and Object Shape by Pulsed Ultrasonic for 1F Investigation, The 15th Asian Symposium on Visualizaton (ASV15), Busan, Korea (2019-9).
  • Atsushi ITO, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Hiroshige KIKURA, Takeshi SUZUKI and Shuichi OHMORI, Development of air-coupled ultrasound sensing technology using parametric sound source, The 15th Asian Symposium on Visualizaton (ASV15), Busan, Korea (2019-9).
  • Shouhei KOUGUCHI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, VALIDATION OF JOULE-HEATING FLOW IN A SIMULATED GLASS MELTER MODEL, The 7th Asian Symposium on Computational Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow (ASCHT2019), Tokyo, Japan (2019-9).
  • Wongsakorn WONGSAROJ, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Natee THONG-UN and Hiroshige KIKURA, 2D Velocity Vector Profile Measurement and Phase Separation on Swirling Bubbly Flow Using Ultrasound Technique, ASME-JSME-KSME 2019 8th Joint Fluids Engineering Conference (AJKFluids2019), San Francisco, CA, USA (2019-7).
  • Naruki SHOJI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Novel Algorithm for High Flowrate Metering with Ultrasonic Pulsed Doppler Method, 15th International Conference on Fluid Control, Measurement and Visualization (FLUCOM2019), Naples, Italy (2019-5).
  • Wongsakorn WONGSAROJ, Jevin Tanius OWEN, Natee THONG-UN, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Two-dimensional Velocity Vector Profile Measurement on Bubbly Flow Using Ultrasonic Technique, The 27th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering (ICONE27), Ibaraki, Japan (2019-5).
  • Giedre ZABLACKAITE, Hideo NAGASAKA, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Effect of suppression pool conditions on rising bubble parameters during wetwell venting, 27th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering (ICONE27), Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan (2019-5).
  • Sardini Sayidatun Nisa, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Fundamental Study for Elemental Analysis Using Sonoluminescence in Aqueous Solution, 27th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering (ICONE-27), Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan (2019-5).

2018

Journal Article

  • Jiaju ZHOU, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Nobuyoshi TSUZUKI, Hiroshige KIKURA, Investigation of Flow Behavior of Joule-Heating Flow in a 2-D Model of a Reprocessing Glass Melter Cavity, Journal of Flow Control, Measurement & Visualization, Vol. 6 (4) (2018), pp. 199-216.
  • Antonin POVOLNY, Hiroshige KIKURA and Tomonori Ihara, Ultrasound Pulse-Echo Coupled with a Tracking Technique for Simultaneous Measurement of Multiple Bubbles, Sensors, Vol. 18 (5) (2018), 1327.
  • San SHWIN, Ari HAMDANI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Two-dimensional Velocity Measurement Downstream of the Double Bend Pipe using Phased Array Ultrasonic Velocity Profiler, Advanced Experimental Mechanics, Vol. 3 (2018), pp. 111-117

International Conference

  • Naruki SHOJI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Improvement of Ultrasonic Velocity Profiler Method with Phased Array Sensor, The 11th Korea-Japan Symposium on Nuclear Thermal Hydraulics and Safety (NTHAS11), Busan, Korea (2018-11), Paper No. N11P0190.
  • Naruki SHOJI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Extension of a Maximum Detectable Velocity for Ultrasonic Velocity Profiler using Wideband Phase Difference Method, The 29th International Symposium on Transport Phenomena (ISTP29), Honolulu, USA (2018-11), Paper No. ISTP29-188.
  • Ryo NISHIWAKI, Ari HAMDANI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Gen ENDO and Hiroshige KIKURA. Development of a Remote Water Leakage Localization System Combined with Phased Array UVP and Robot, 11th International Symposium on Ultrasonic Doppler Methods for Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Engineering (ISUD11), Berlin, Germany (2018-9), Paper No. C1-4.
  • Jevin Tanius OWEN, Naruki SHOJI, Ari HAMDANI, Tomonori IHARA, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Development of new ultrasonic transducer for multi-dimensional velocity profile measurement using ultrasonic Doppler method, 11th International Symposium on Ultrasonic Doppler Methods for Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Engineering (ISUD11), Berlin, Germany (2018-9), Paper No. A3-3.
  • Hironobu KIUCHI, Shun KIMURA, Ari HAMDANI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Hiroshige KIKURA, Daisuke SASA, Shuichi OHMORI, Fundamental Study on Development of Air-Coupled Ultrasonic Imaging Measurement for Fuel Debris Inspection, International Conference of Nuclear Engineering 26 (ICONE26), London, England, (2018-7).
  • Masayoshi KOJIMA, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Shunsuke UCHIDA, Hidetoshi OKADA and Hiroshige KIKURA, Reliability Evaluation of Piping by Using Capability Balance on Prediction, Inspection and Repair for Improvement of Maintenance Management, ANS Best Estimate Plus Uncertainty International Conference (BEPU 2018), Lucca, Italy (2018-5), Paper No. BEPU2018-129.
  • Tran TRI VIEN, Nguyen TAT THANG, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Fundamental study on Measurement of Bubble Size and Condensation Rate in Gas-Liquid Two-phase Flow using Ultrasonic Technique, The 11th Korea-Japan Symposium on Nuclear Thermal Hydralics and Safety (NTHAS11), Busan, Korea (2018-11), Paper No. N11P0186.
  • Zhang WEICHEN, Ryan NALDO PRATAMA, Rendy SILVA RENATA, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Yutaka TAMAURA and Hiroshige KIKURA. Verification of Simulator for Designing Stone Heat Storage Tank, The 13th International Symposium on Advanced Science and Technology in Experimental Mechanics (13th ISEM’ 18-Kaohsiung), Kaohsiung, Taiwan (2018-11).
  • Shun KIMURA, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Ari HAMDANI, Masanori ARITOMI, Susumu OZAKI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Ultrasonic velocities measurement in compacted bentonite-sand mixtures for saturation level evaluation, The 26th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering (ICONE26), London, England (2018-07), Paper No. ICONE26-82617.
  • Naruki SHOJI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Study on Leakage Location Estimation System with Ultrasonic Flow Vector Map, The 5th Fukushima Research Conference, Fukushima, Japan (2018-11).
  • Hironobu KIUCHI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Hiroshige KIKURA, Fundamental study on development of air-coupled ultrasonic measurement for imaging the shape of fuel debris, Second Russia-Japan Joint- Conference for Young Scientists, Moscow, Russia, (2018-9)

2017

Journal Article

  • San SHWIN, Ari HAMDANI, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Two-dimensional Velocity Measurement Downstream of the Double Bend Pipe using Phased Array Ultrasonic Velocity Profiler, World Journal of Mechanics (2017), Vol. 7, pp. 340-359
  • Shun KIMURA, Kazumi KITAYAMA, Kazushi KIMOTO, Katsuyuki KAWAMURA and Hiroshige KIKURA, Ultrasonic measurement in variation of a degree of saturation in compacted bentonite, Energy Procedia, Vol. 131 (2017), pp.428-435.

International Conference

  • Naruki SHOJI, Shunsuke AKIGUCHI, Tomoaki KYODEN, Tsugunobu ANDOH Tadashi HACHIGA and Hiroshige KIKURA, Real-Time Visualization System of Blood Flow Velocity Distribution Using Cross-Sectional Multipoint LDV, The 11th Pacific Symposium on Flow Visualization and Image Processing (PSFVIP-11), Kumamoto, Japan (2017-12)
  • Jevin TANIUS OWEN, Ari HAMDANI, Tomonori IHARA, Hideharu TAKAHASHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Design of new ultrasonic transducer with two elements for flow rate measurement using ultrasonic Doppler method, ASTECHNOVA 2017 International Energy Conference, Yogyakarta, Indonesia (2017-11), Vol. 43, pp. 01011.
  • Ryo NISHIWAKI, Keisuke TSUKADA, Jiaju ZHOU, Takuya KAWACHI and Hiroshige KIKURA, Fundamental study of telemetry system with phased array ultrasonic velocity profiler method for flow measurement, 25th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering (ICONE25), Shanghai, China (2017-7), Paper No. ICONE25-68010.
  • Shun KIMURA, Kazumi KITAYAMA, Kazushi KIMOTO, Katsuyuki KAWAMURA, and Hiroshige KIKURA, A Study of the Effect of a Degree of Saturation on Elastic Properties in Unsaturated Compacted Bentonite by Ultrasonic Velocities Measurement, The Sixth International Education Forum on Environment and Energy Science, Tenerife, Spain (2017-12), Paper No. D131.
  • Shun KIMURA, Kazumi KITAYAMA, Hideharu TAKAHASHI, Kazushi KIMOTO, Katsuyuki KAWAMURA, and Hiroshige KIKURA, Longitudinal and Shear Wave Velocities Measurement in Compacted Bentonite for Water Content, Proceedings of ASTECHNOVA 2016 International Energy Conference, Yogyakarta, Indonesia (2017-11), Paper No. 1570383017.