MEXT 若手科学者賞受賞!

令和2年度科学技術分野の文部科学大臣表彰 若手科学者賞を受賞しました!


I am so honored to present that I have received as The Young Scientists’ Award, The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

Paticipaiting JST CREST project

I have participated JST CREST project of “Intelligent seismic data processing”, as one of the member of Tohoku Univ. School of Engineering.

科学技術振興機構 戦略的創造研究推進事業CREST 研究領域「計測技術と高度情報処理の融合によるインテリジェント計測・解析手法の開発と応用」の研究課題「次世代地震計測と最先端ベイズ統計学との融合によるインテリジェント地震波動解析」(研究代表者:平田直 東京大学地震研究所・教授)に東北大学工学研究科チームの一員として参加します。


Our proposal to JSPS scientific research C has been accepted!



S11F-0383 Understanding of the physics of induced seismicity from natural fracture and in-situstress information from borehole logging 
Yusuke Mukuhira1, Martin Ziegler2 and Takatoshi Ito1, (1)Tohoku University, Institute of Fluid Science, Sendai, Japan, (2)ETH Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Zürich, SwitzerlandAbstractMonday, 9 December 2019 08:00 – 12:20Moscone South – Poster Hall

S11F-0391 Comparative Study of Low-magnitude Earthquake Detection Techniques for Use with Dense Seismic Monitoring Arrays: Applications for Induced Seismicity Monitoring 
Michael C Fehler1, Oleg Poliannikov2, Yusuke Mukuhira3Paul Wyer4, Brian deMartin4 and Nori Nakata1, (1)Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, United States, (2)Massachusetts Institution of Technology, Cambridge, MA, United States, (3)Tohoku University, Institute of Fluid Science, Sendai, Japan, (4)ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company, Spring, TX, United StatesAbstractMonday, 9 December 2019 08:00 – 12:20Moscone South – Poster Hall

OS34A-04 Singular Behavior and Its Control of Hydraulic Fracture in Sands Verified in Laboratory Experiments with Aid of CT Scanner 
Takatoshi Ito1, Hyuga Yoshida2, Yusuke Mukuhira1, Koji Yamamoto3 and Yoshihiro Tsuchiya4, (1)Tohoku University, Institute of Fluid Science, Sendai, Japan, (2)Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, (3)Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC), Tokyo, Japan, (4)Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC), Chiba, JapanAbstractWednesday, 11 December 2019 16:45 – 17:00Moscone West – 2002, L2

日本地熱学会 令和元年学術講演会(熊本大会)


注水による断層すべりの発生機構に関するシミュレーション横山佳祐, 椋平祐輔, 伊藤高敏 日本地熱学会令和元年学術講演会(熊本大会) 2019年11月22日 

 地殻応力情報を用いた微小地震の断層面解範囲絞り込み椋平祐輔, 直井 誠, Michael C. Fehler, 森谷祐一, 伊藤高敏, 浅沼 宏, Markus Häring 日本地熱学会 令和元年学術講演会(熊本大会) 2019年11月22日 


We had several oral and poster presentations at ICFD 2019. Also we invited Dr. Xiaodong Ma from ETH Zurich and he presented the our collaborative research progress.

CRF-4: Application of Core-based Inversion to Reconstruct Stress Field in an Underground Geoscience Laboratory
X. Ma, Y. Mukuhira, T. Ito

CRF-5: Validation of Fracture Permeability Estimated by Integrated Approach of Microseismic Observations and Reservoir Engineering Modeling
M. Yang, Y. Mukuhira, J. H. Norbeck, J. L. Rubinstein

CRF-R3: Link Between Tracer and Microseismic Analysis to Comprehensive Understanding of Hydraulic Feature of Fractured Geothermal Reservoir
A. Suzuki, Y. Mukuhira, R. N. Horne, A. Abe, A. J. Howkins, T. Ishibashi, P. K. Kang