Department of Earth Resources Engineering

Research Output 1982 2020

2019
1 Citation (Scopus)
slumping
hydrocarbon migration
forearc basin
Japan
hydrocarbons

Inhibition of silicic acid elution during the regeneration of strong base anion exchange resin column

Chuuman, T., Eguchi, K., Akinaga, M., Kawamoto, D., Horii, S., Yonezu, K., Watanabe, K. & Yokoyama, T., Jan 1 2019, In : Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Japan. 92, 4, p. 869-874 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Silicic Acid
Anion Exchange Resins
Polymerization
Acids
Desorption
1 Citation (Scopus)

In situ observations of silica nanoparticle growth in geothermal brine at the Sumikawa geothermal station, Japan, by dynamic light scattering

Tamura, R., Inoue, H., Hanajima, E., Ikeda, R., Osaka, Y., Yanaze, T., Kusakabe, M., Yonezu, K., Yokoyama, T., Tsukamoto, K., Marumo, K. & Ueda, A., Jan 1 2019, In : Geothermics. 77, p. 304-312 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

light scattering
Dynamic light scattering
brine
silicic acid
silica

Investigation of reagents for selective flotation on chalcopyrite and molybdenite

Miki, H., Hirajima, T., Muta, Y., Suyantara, G. P. W. & Sasaki, K., Jan 1 2019, IMPC 2018 - 29th International Mineral Processing Congress. Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum, p. 1854-1861 8 p. (IMPC 2018 - 29th International Mineral Processing Congress).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

molybdenite
Flotation
chalcopyrite
Copper Sulfate
Hydrogen Sulfide

Large Gas Reservoir Along the Rift Axis of a Continental Back-Arc Basin Revealed by Automated Seismic Velocity Analysis in the Okinawa Trough

Mukumoto, K., Tsuji, T. & Hendriyana, A., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Geophysical Research Letters.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

seismic velocity
troughs
rifting
trough
arcs

Metacarbonatite rocks from Amesmessa area (In Ouzzal Terrane), Hoggar shield, Algeria

Cherbal, M., Yonezu, K., Aissa, D. E., Tindell, T. & Watanabe, K., May 1 2019, In : Journal of African Earth Sciences. 153, p. 268-277 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

terrane
shield
carbonate rock
Archean
rock

Methane Concentration in Mud Conduits of Submarine Mud Volcanoes: A Coupled Geochemical and Geophysical Approach

Kioka, A., Tsuji, T., Otsuka, H. & Ashi, J., Feb 1 2019, In : Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems. 20, 2, p. 792-813 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

submarine volcano
mud volcano
Volcanoes
mud
Methane

Mineralogical and Geochemical Characteristics of the Utanobori Gold Deposit in Northern Hokkaido, Japan

Sorulen, T. T., Takahashi, R., Tanaka, S., Suzuki, K., Imai, A., Watanabe, Y. & Kikuchi, S., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Resource Geology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gold deposits
adularia
Quartz
ore mineral
Minerals
Geochemistry
Mineralogy
Pyrites
sphalerite
host rock
2 Citations (Scopus)

Modelling of heat supply for natural gas pressure reduction station using geothermal energy

Noorollahi, Y., Ghasemi, G., Kowsary, F., Roumi, S. & Jalilinasrabady, S., Sep 14 2019, In : International Journal of Sustainable Energy. 38, 8, p. 773-793 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geothermal heat pumps
Geothermal energy
Natural gas
Pressure drop
Tubes (components)
1 Citation (Scopus)
Tricarboxylic Acids
Lanthanum
Dicarboxylic Acids
Benzoic Acid
Benzoic acid
Open Access
Natural attenuation
Metal refineries
natural attenuation
Waste Water
Pseudomonas

New absolute gravity measurements in New Zealand

Fukuda, Y., Takiguchi, H., Kazama, T., Nishijima, J., Gulyaev, S., Natusch, T., Amos, M., Stagpoole, V. & Pearson, C., Jan 1 2019, International Symposium on Gravity, Geoid and Height Systems 2016 - Proceedings Organized by IAG Commission 2 and the International Gravity Field Service. Barzaghi, R., Freymueller, J. T., Sánchez, L., Vergos, G. S. & Pail, R. (eds.). Springer Verlag, Vol. 148. p. 95-101 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

New Zealand
Gravitation
gravity
gravitation
astronomical observatories

Numerical simulations on the self-heating behaviours of coal piles considering aging effect

Zhang, H., Sasaki, K., Zhang, X., Sugai, Y. & Wang, Y., Jul 24 2019, In : Combustion Theory and Modelling. 23, 6, p. 1169-1190 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
piles
coal
Piles
Heating
oil recovery
Microemulsions
Oils
Ions
scaling

Production of highly catalytic, archaeal Pd(0) bionanoparticles using Sulfolobus tokodaii

Kitjanukit, S., Sasaki, K. & Okibe, N., Sep 2 2019, In : Extremophiles. 23, 5, p. 549-556 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfolobus
formic acid
Particle Size
Nanoparticles
Chlorides
8 Citations (Scopus)

Reduction of undesirable element leaching from fly ash by adding hydroxylated calcined dolomite

Tian, Q., Guo, B., Nakama, S., Zhang, L., Hu, Z. & Sasaki, K., Mar 1 2019, In : Waste Management. 86, p. 23-35 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fly ash
dolomite
leaching
hydration
lime

Research on hydrogen dispersion by Raman measurement

Segawa, Y., Inoue, M., Nakamoto, A. & Umehara, S., Apr 2 2019, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. p. 8981-8987 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogen
hydrogen
sensors
Sensors
Distance measurement

Sequential pretreatment of double refractory gold ore (DRGO)with a thermophilic iron oxidizing archeaon and fungal crude enzymes

Konadu, K. T., Huddy, R. J., Harrison, S. T. L., Osseo-Asare, K. & Sasaki, K., Jul 1 2019, In : Minerals Engineering. 138, p. 86-94 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gold
Refractory materials
Ores
Iron
Enzymes

Simulation of Lunar Soil With Irregularly Shaped, Crushable Grains: Effects of Grain Shapes on the Mechanical Behaviors

Khademian, Z., Kim, E. & Nakagawa, M., May 1 2019, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets. 124, 5, p. 1157-1176 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
lunar soil
Soils
angle of repose
simulation
soil

Structural characterizations of fly ash-based geopolymer after adsorption of various metal ions

Tian, Q. & Sasaki, K., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Technology (United Kingdom).

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal Ash
Geopolymers
fly ash
Metal ions
adsorption
4 Citations (Scopus)

Suppression processes of anionic pollutants released from fly ash by various Ca additives

Guo, B., Nakama, S., Tian, Q., Pahlevi, N. D., Hu, Z. & Sasaki, K., Jun 5 2019, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 371, p. 474-483 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal Ash
Coal
Fly ash
fly ash
pollutant

Surface wave analysis for heterogeneous geological formations in geothermal fields: Effect of wave propagation direction

Andajani, R. D., Ikeda, T. & Tsuji, T., May 4 2019, In : Exploration Geophysics. 50, 3, p. 255-268 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cross correlation
surface wave
wave propagation
surface waves
phase velocity
1 Citation (Scopus)
wavelet analysis
cross correlation
surface wave
wavelet
surface waves
1 Citation (Scopus)

Synthesis of modulator-driven highly stable zirconium-fumarate frameworks and mechanistic investigations of their arsenite and arsenate adsorption from aqueous solutions

Muthu Prabhu, S., Kancharla, S., Park, C. M. & Sasaki, K., Jan 1 2019, In : CrystEngComm. 21, 14, p. 2320-2332 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

arsenates
Fumarates
Benzoic Acid
Benzoic acid
benzoic acid

Template free mild hydrothermal synthesis of core-shell Cu2O(Cu)@CuO visible light photocatalysts for N-acetyl-para-aminophenol degradation

Karthikeyan, S., Chuaicham, C., Pawar, R. R., Sasaki, K., Li, W., Lee, A. F. & Wilson, K., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 7, 36, p. 20767-20777 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pollution control
Nanospheres
Hydrothermal synthesis
Photocatalysts
Nanoparticles
1 Citation (Scopus)

The use of Fenton's reagent on selective flotation of chalcopyrite and molybdenite

Suyantara, G. P. W., Hirajima, T., Miki, H. & Sasaki, K., Jan 1 2019, IMPC 2018 - 29th International Mineral Processing Congress. Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum, p. 1862-1871 10 p. (IMPC 2018 - 29th International Mineral Processing Congress).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

molybdenite
Flotation
chalcopyrite
conditioning
oxidation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Thiourea bioleaching for gold recycling from e-waste

Rizki, I. N., Tanaka, Y. & Okibe, N., Feb 1 2019, In : Waste Management. 84, p. 158-165 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

recycling
gold
dissolution
metals industry
environmental hazard

Transformation of the carbonaceous matter in double refractory gold ore by crude lignin peroxidase released from the white-rot fungus

Konadu, K. T., Harrison, S. T. L., Osseo-Asare, K. & Sasaki, K., Sep 1 2019, In : International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation. 143, 104735.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Humic Substances
Lignin
Fungi
Gold
Refractory materials

Trust in sustainable natural resource development

Nakagawa, M., Jun 1 2019, In : Nature Human Behaviour. 3, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Conservation of Natural Resources
Natural Resources

Underground structures associated with horizontal sliding at Uchinomaki hot springs, Kyushu, Japan, during the 2016 Kumamoto earthquake

Takahashi, K., Tsuji, T., Ikeda, T., Nimiya, H., Nagata, Y. & Suemoto, Y., Dec 1 2019, In : earth, planets and space. 71, 1, 87.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
underground structures
thermal spring
sliding
Japan
earthquakes

Viscosity-temperature-pressure relationship of extra-heavy oil (bitumen): Empirical modelling versus artificial neural network (ANN)

Alade, O., Shehri, D. A., Mahmoud, M. & Sasaki, K., Jan 1 2019, In : Energies. 12, 12, 2390.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Artificial Neural Network
Viscosity
Crude oil
Neural networks
Empirical Model

Viscosity––temperature–pressure relationship of extra-heavy oil (bitumen): empirical modelling versus artificial neural network (ANN)

Alade, O. S., Al Shehri, D., Mahmoud, M. & Sasaki, K., Jun 21 2019, In : Energies. 12, p. 1-13 13 p., 2390.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Artificial Neural Network
Viscosity
Crude oil
Neural networks
Empirical Model
2018

3-D magnetic inversion and satellite imagery for the Um Salatit gold occurrence, Central Eastern Desert, Egypt

Mohamed, H., Saibi, H., Bersi, M., Abdelnabi, S., Geith, B., Ismaeil, H., Tindell, T. & Mizunaga, H., Nov 1 2018, In : Arabian Journal of Geosciences. 11, 21, 674.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

metavolcanic rock
aeromagnetic survey
spectral reflectance
satellite imagery
host rock
3 Citations (Scopus)

A comprehensive approach for wind power plant potential assessment, application to northwestern Iran

Mohammadzadeh Bina, S., Jalilinasrabady, S., Fujii, H. & Farabi-Asl, H., Dec 1 2018, In : Energy. 164, p. 344-358 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wind power
Power plants
Turbines
Wind turbines
Economic analysis
8 Citations (Scopus)

A Mechanistic Approach for the Synthesis of Carboxylate-Rich Carbonaceous Biomass-Doped Lanthanum-Oxalate Nanocomplex for Arsenate Adsorption

Muthu Prabhu, S., Chuaicham, C. & Sasaki, K., May 7 2018, In : ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering. 6, 5, p. 6052-6063 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lanthanum
Oxalates
Sugar (sucrose)
arsenate
oxalate
pipe jacking
mud
slurry
tunnels
soils

An object-base modeling and simulation of CO2 plume dynamic in saline formation in Nam Vang Field, Cuu Long Basin, Vietnam

Vo Thanh, H., Sugai, Y. & Sasaki, K., Dec 4 2018, 24th Formation Evaluation Symposium of Japan. Society of Petrophysicists and Well-Log Analysts, p. 1-6 6 p. SPWLA-JFES-2018-F

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

plume
basin
modeling
simulation
porosity

An object-base modeling and simulation of CO 2 plume dynamic in saline formation in Nam vang field, Cuu Long basin, Vietnam

Thanh, H. V., Sugai, Y. & Sasaki, K., Jan 1 2018, p. 1-6. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Carbon Monoxide
plume
Carbon capture
Porosity
Sandstone

Application of soil improvement by sodium silicate-based grouting on Indonesian sand

Shimada, H., Wahyudi, S., Asano, S., Maehara, K., Sasaoka, T. & Hamanaka, A., Jan 1 2018, ISRM International Symposium - 10th Asian Rock Mechanics Symposium, ARMS 2018. International Society for Rock Mechanics, (ISRM International Symposium - 10th Asian Rock Mechanics Symposium, ARMS 2018).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

sodium silicates
soil improvement
Grouting
grouting
sands
1 Citation (Scopus)

A Python-based stochastic library for assessing geothermal power potential using the volumetric method in a liquid-dominated reservoir

Pocasangre, C. & Fujimitsu, Y., Nov 1 2018, In : Geothermics. 76, p. 164-176 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

geothermal power
liquid
Liquids
Geothermal power plants
Hot springs
1 Citation (Scopus)

Behavior of sulfate ions during biogenic scorodite crystallization from dilute As(III)-bearing acidic waters

Tanaka, M., Sasaki, K. & Okibe, N., Sep 1 2018, In : Hydrometallurgy. 180, p. 144-152 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearings (structural)
Crystallization
Sulfates
Ions
Water

Borehole-to-surface electrical data interpretation at Takigami geothermal field in Kyushu, Japan using neural network

Long, H. T., Mizunaga, H. & Ushijima, K., Jan 1 2018, Society of Exploration Geophysicists - SEG International Exposition and 76tth Annual Meeting 2006, SEG 2006. Society of Exploration Geophysicists, p. 1318-1322 5 p. (Society of Exploration Geophysicists - SEG International Exposition and 76tth Annual Meeting 2006, SEG 2006).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

data interpretation
boreholes
back propagation
Japan
borehole

Calcination effect of borate-bearing hydroxyapatite on the mobility of borate

Sasaki, K., Toshiyuki, K., Guo, B., Ideta, K., Hayashi, Y., Hirajima, T. & Miyawaki, J., Feb 15 2018, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 344, p. 90-97 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearings (structural)
Borates
borate
Durapatite
Hydroxyapatite

Case study of cutter soil mixing (CSM) method on hard soil conditions

Sakuma, S., Shimada, H. & Sasaoka, T., Jan 1 2018, ISRM International Symposium - 10th Asian Rock Mechanics Symposium, ARMS 2018. International Society for Rock Mechanics, (ISRM International Symposium - 10th Asian Rock Mechanics Symposium, ARMS 2018).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

hard soil
cutters
soils
drilling
cutoff wall
8 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of hydrate and gas reservoirs in plate convergent margin by applying rock physics to high-resolution seismic velocity model

Chhun, C., Kioka, A., Jia, J. & Tsuji, T., Apr 1 2018, In : Marine and Petroleum Geology. 92, p. 719-732 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

convergent margin
gas hydrate
seismic velocity
hydrates
margins

Characterization of mine waste and acid mine drainage prediction by simple testing methods in terms of the effects of sulfate-sulfur and carbonate minerals

Matsumoto, S., Ishimatsu, H., Shimada, H., Sasaoka, T. & Kusuma, G. J., Sep 13 2018, In : Minerals. 8, 9, 403.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbonate minerals
mine waste
testing method
acid mine drainage
Drainage
3 Citations (Scopus)

Classification of geothermal resources in Indonesia by applying exergy concept

Mohammadzadeh Bina, S., Jalilinasrabady, S., Fujii, H. & Pambudi, N. A., Oct 1 2018, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 93, p. 499-506 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exergy
Geothermal power plants
Geothermal fields
Geothermal energy
Power plants
3 Citations (Scopus)
Graphite
Oxides
Graphene
hydroxide
Nanocomposites