Susumu (Sam) Kono

Profile
1996-1998 Assist. Prof., Toyohashi U. of Tech
1998-2002 Assist. Prof., Kyoto University
2002-2012 Associate Prof., Kyoto University
2012-2016 Profesor, MSL, Tokyo Inst. of Technology
2016- Profesor, IIR, Tokyo Inst. of Technology

Field of Specialization
Structural engineering, Reinforced Concrete structures

Laboratory for Future Interdisciplinary Research of Science and Technology(IIR, Tokyo Tech)

 http://www.udprc.first.iir.titech.ac.jp/kono/
 kono.s.ae@m.titech.ac.jp

Research Hub Group : Social Implementation international hub group

Research Highlight

  • Damage assessment of reinforced concrete structures
  • Development of high performance concrete structures

Other Research Topics 

  • Seismic performance of concrete piles
  • Structural design of RC structures based on post-earthquake damage assessment
  • Super-light slab system using glue laminated timber

Paper

  • Kono S., Kuwabara R., K.F., Yuniarsyia E., Watanabe H., Mukai T., Mukai D.: Development of Resilient Reinforced Concrete Building Structural System, Proceedings of the Houston International Furom: Concrete Structures in Earthquake, July 1-3, 2018, Univ of Houston, USA, pp. Paper ID #6. 2018.
  • Kono S., Setiawan J., Obara T., Del Zoppo M., Watanabe H., Mukai D.: Seismic Performance of RC Beams Focusing On Failure Mode And Crack Evaluation, Proceedings of the Eleventh US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, June 25-29, 2018, Los Angeles, USA, pp. Paper ID #1386. 2018.
  • Thusoo S., Tanaka H., Otaki T., Kono S., Watanabe H., Hayakawa T., Hirade T., Mukai T., Mukai D.: Analysis of Bending Behavior of Hollow Precast Steel Encased Concrete Piles Using Fiber Based Models, Proceedings of the Eleventh US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, June 25-29, 2018, Los Angeles, USA, pp. Paper ID #394. 2018.
  • Netrattana C., Taleb R., Watanabe H., Kono S., Mukai D., Mukai T.: Numerical Evaluation of Ultimate Drift Capacity of Slender Reinforced Concrete Walls, Proceedings of the Eleventh US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, June 25-29, 2018, Los Angeles, USA, pp. Paper ID #414. 2018.
  • Kono S., Kuwabara R., Kitamura F., Yuniarsyia E., Watanabe H., Mukai T., Mukai D.: Development of Resilient Reinforced Concrete Building Structural System, Proceedings of the Sixteenth European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, June 18-21, 2018, Thessaloniki, Greece, pp. Paper ID #10852. 2018.
  • Kono S., Kuwabara R., Kitamura F., Yuniarsyia E., Watanabe H., Mukai T., Mukai D.: Japanese Research Effort on Resilient Reinforced Concrete Buildings, Lecture at the Dept of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Univ of Washington, Seattle, July 6th, 2018.
  • Kono S., Kuwabara R., Kitamura F., Yuniarsyia E., Watanabe H., Mukai T., Mukai D.: What is Resilient Reinforced Concrete Buildings? – Some efforts in Japan -, Lecture at “Analysis and Design of Structures”, Postgraduate course of studies, National Technical University of Athens, June 15th, 2018.