School personnel information




Architectural Design, Graphics Sciences




Organization 【 display / non-display

  • 2002.04.01 - 2003.11.30, Cybermedia Center, Associate Professor

  • 2003.12.01 - 2004.10.31, Cybermedia Center, Associate Professor

  • 2004.11.01 - , Cybermedia Center, Professor

  • 2004.04.01 - , Division of Global Architecture, Graduate School of Engineering, Professor

Education 【 display / non-display

Osaka University Faculty of Engineering  Graduated Doctor of Philosophy in Architectural Engineering 1983.03

Employment Record 【 display / non-display

Project Architect, Building Design Department of Takenaka Corp. 1996.04 - 1998.03
Senior Architect, Building Design Department of Takenaka Corp. 1998.04 - 2002.03
Lecturer, Liberal Arts and Sciences Organization, Osaka University 1998.04 - 2002.03
Assistant Professor, Department of Architectural Eng., Cyber Media Centre, Osaka University 2002.04 - 2003.10
Associate Professor, Department of Architectural Eng., Cyber Media Centre, 2003.10 - 2004.10
Professor, Department of Global Architecture, Cyber Media Centre, 2004.11 -

Research topics 【 display / non-display

  • Project Management of Building Design
    Preservation of Historical District and Buildings
    Application of PFI for Public Facilities
    Alteration of Housing Settlement and Human Culture
    Visualization Ability on Architectural Space
    Education for Architectural Design and Planning
    Brownfield regeneration
    Architectural planning and city planning-related, Architectural history and design-related

Academic Society Membership 【 display / non-display

  • Architectural Institute of Japan

  • Japan Society for Graphics Science

  • International Society for Geometry and Graphics


Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Research on Management Operation and Handmade Customization in House for All in Kumamoto Temporary Meeting Room for Disaster Victims, Mika Kinoshita and Hirokazu Abe, Summaries of Technical Papers of Annual Meeting Architectural Institute of Japan,pp523-524 No.7209, 2017.09, Conference Report / Oral Presentation (In Japanese)

  • Current state on constructions of coalmine in Heritage of industrial modernization , and problems of preservation and use in Japan, Nozomi Hatakeyama, Hirokazu Abe and Kensuke Yasufuku, Summaries of Technical Papers of Annual Meeting Architectural Institute of Japan,pp121-122 No.7042, 2017.09, Conference Report / Oral Presentation (In Japanese)

  • Influence of “MINNANOIE” (Assembly Facility) on the physical or mental health of victims and elderly people affected by the Great Kumamoto Earthquake in Japan, Mika Kinoshita, Noriko Otsuka, Hirokazu Abe, Proceedings of Planning Research Conference 2017,p54, 2017.09, International Conference(Proceedings)

  • COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT STARTING WITH CREATIVE ACTIVITIES AROUND DECLINING INDUSTRIAL AREA - Case study of Baika-Shikanjima District -, Lowoon Lee, Hirokazu Abe, Tomoko Hashitera, Journal of Architecture and Planning,Vol. 82 No. 736, pp.1499-1509, 2017.06, Papers(In Japanese)

  • Greening Brownfields with Open Space Strategies in Sakai City, Japan, Tomoko Miyagawa, Noriko Otsuka, Takefumi Kurose, Hirokazu Abe, Proceedings of ECLAS Conference 2016, 2016.09, International Conference(Proceedings)

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • Special, THE ROUTLEDGE COMPANION TO URBAN REGENERATION, Michael E. Leary and John McCarthy edited, Tim Dixon, Noriko Otsuka, Hirokazu Abe, Routledge, ISBN, 978-0-415-53904-3 (hbk), 2013.11

  • Textbook, Basic Theory of Architectural Planning and Design, Yoshimura Hidemasa, Abe Hirokazu, Takeda Yuji, Hokugo Akihiko, Mori Kazuhiko, Gakugei Publishing Co., Ltd., ISBN, 978-4-7615-3188-1, 2010.09

  • Dictionary, Dictionary of Graphic Science, Society of Geometry and Graphics, Morikita Publishing Co., Ltd., ISBN, 978-4627081710, 2009.11

  • Textbook, Architectural Design I, Tomotsune HONDA, Hirokazu ABE, Daisaku HAYASHIDA, Takayuki HIRATA, Gakugei Publishing Co., Ltd., ISBN, 978-4-7615-3173-7, 2009.04


Conference management 【 display / non-display

  • International Conference, International Workshop on Brownfield regeneration 2016 with Green Infrastructure (GI): Creating a Culture and Values , Organizing Committee Chair, 2016.03

  • International Conference, German-Japan Workshop on Brownfield regeneration 2015 mitigating perceived risks and stigma through image branding , Organizing Committee Chair, 2015.03