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Masanobu Sotaro

マサノブ ソウタロウ | Masanobu Sotaro
Affiliation and department:
Job title: Director
Research field  (1): Marine and maritime engineering
Research keywords  (9): Flow Assurance ,  Pipe Wear ,  Slurry Transport ,  Safety Evaluation ,  Operability Analysis ,  Subsea Slender Structure ,  Deepsea Mining ,  Wind Force ,  Floating Offshore Structure
Research theme for competitive and other funds  (6):
  • 2021 - 2025 Study on Flow Assurance and Technology Minimizing Pressure Loss for Subsea Mining
  • 2018 - 2021 Study on Flow Assurance for Hydraulic Transport of Large Solid Paritcles in Vertically Oscillating Pipes for Subsea Mining
  • 2017 - 2020 Study on the flow elasticity phenomena of multiple vertically placed large diameter bore pipes under the current.
  • 2013 - 2016 Study on Hydraulic Transport of Solid Particles in Inclined / Oscillating Pipes for Subsea Mining
  • 2011 - 2013 Development of Seafloor Mineral Processing System for Development of Seafloor Mineral Resources
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Papers (43):
  • Sotaro Masanobu, Satoru Takano, Shigeo Kanada, Masao Ono. Pressure Loss Due to Hydraulic Transport of Large Solid Particles in Vertical Pipes Under Pulsating Flow Conditions. Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering. 2021. 143. 6. 061801-1-061801-11
  • Satoru TAKANO, Masao ONO, Sotaro MASANOBU. Evaluation Method of Pipe Wear for Development of Seafloor Massive Sulfides. Journal of JSCE. 2020. 8. 288-302
  • Satoru Takano, Sotaro Masanobu, Joji Yamamoto, Shigeo Kanada, Masao Ono, Hiroki Sasagawa. Experimental Study on Three Phase Flow in Inclined Pipe for Deep Sea Mining. Proceedings of the ASME 2020 39th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE2020). 2020. OMAE2020-18257-1-OMAE2020-18257-7
  • Marcio Yamamoto, Tomo Fujiwara, Shigeo Kanada, Masao Ono, Satoru Takano, Joji Yamamoto, Sotaro Masanobu. The Effects of Solid-Liquid Internal Flow on the Dynamic Behavior of a Reduced-Scale Jumper for Deep-Sea Mining. Proceedings of the ASME 2020 International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE2020). 2020. OMAE2020-18688-1-OMAE2020-18688-8
  • Sotaro Masanobu, Satoru Takano, Shigeo Kanada, Masao Ono, Hiroki Sasagawa. Experimental Investigation of Large Particle Slurry Transport in Vertical Pipes with Pulsating Flow. Proceedings of the ASME 2020 39th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE2020). 2020. OMAE2020-18194-1-OMAE2020-18194-7
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MISC (98):
  • Satoru Takano, Sotaro Masanobu, Joji Yamamoto, Shigeo Kanada, Masao Ono. Flow Assurance for Gas-Liquid-Solid Three-Phase Flow in Inclined Pipe for Deep Sea Mining. Papers of National Maritime Research Institute. 2020. 20. 3. 313-328
  • Satoru Takano, Sotaro Masanobu, Shigeo Kanada, Masao Ono, Hiroki Sasagawa. Experimental Study on Slurry Transport in Oscillating Pipe. Conference Proceedings of the Japan Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers. 2020. 31. 279-282
  • 山本マルシオ, 藤原智, 金田成雄, 小野正夫, 高野慧, 山本譲司, 正信聡太郎. 固液二相流がフレキシブルホースの動的挙動に与える影響に関する実験的研究. 令和2年度(第20回)海上技術安全研究所研究発表会講演集. 2020. 119-120
  • 高野慧, 正信聡太郎, 金田成雄, 小野正夫. 鉛直動揺管内におけるスラリー移送評価. 令和2年度(第20回)海上技術安全研究所研究発表会講演集. 2020. 145-146
  • Satoru Takano, Sotaro Masanobu, Shigeo Kanada, Masao Ono, Hiroki Sasagawa. Study on Large Particle Slurry Transport in Pulsating Flow. Conference Proceedings of the Japan Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers. 2019. 29. 545-548
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Patents (13):
  • 鉱石の摩耗度評価方法及び鉱石の摩耗度測定装置
  • 螺旋状ライナーを用いたフレキシブルホースの耐摩耗性向上方法、フレキシブルホース、及びフレキシブルホースの製造方法
  • 輸送管の耐摩耗性向上方法、磁性ビーズ、及び磁力発生装置
  • 鉱石スラリー輸送用配管系の摩耗評価方法、摩耗評価装置、及び鉱石の摩耗度測定装置
  • 濁水中距離測定方法及び濁水中距離測定装置並びに水中機器
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Books (2):
  • サブシー工学ハンドブック
    海文堂出版株式会社 2016
  • 船舶海洋工学シリーズ12 海洋構造物
    株式会社成山堂書店 2013
Education (3):
  • 1997 - 2001 The University of Tokyo Department of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineering, doctoral course
  • 1995 - 1997 The University of Tokyo Department of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineering, Master's course
  • 1989 - 1995 The University of Tokyo
Professional career (1):
  • Dr. Eng. (The University of Tokyo)
Work history (12):
  • 2021/04 - 現在 Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology Visiting Associate Professor
  • 2017/04 - 現在 National Maritime Research Institute Ocean Engineering Department Director
  • 2011/04 - National Maritime Research Institute Ocean Engineering Department, Deep Sea Technology Research Group Head
  • 2009/08 - 2011/03 National Maritime Research Institute Planning Department Manager for Research Coordination (Concurrent post)
  • 2009/08 - National Maritime Research Institute Ocean Engineering Department, Ocean Resources Development Research Group Head
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Committee career (19):
  • 2018/02 - 現在 The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Topic Organizer of Deepsea Mining and Ocean Resources (Ocean Space Utilization Session) for OMAE Conference
  • 2021/04 - 2023/09 日本学術会議 フロンティア人工物企画小委員会 委員
  • 2021/04 - 2023/03 日本船舶海洋工学会 論文審査委員会 審査委員
  • 2021/07 - 2022/03 国土交通省 オフショアテクノロジー評価会 委員
  • 2021/04 - 2022/03 (国研)海洋研究開発機構 科学掘削安全検討部会 委員
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Awards (3):
  • 2021/06 - The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) 2021 OMAE Conference Appreciation Award
  • 2019/07 - (一財)エンジニアリング協会 エンジニアリング奨励特別賞 海底熱水鉱床採鉱・揚鉱パイロット試験
  • 2003/11 - 日本造船学会 ポスターセッション優秀賞 世界初!メガフロート実機自由動揺試験
Association Membership(s) (1):
THE JAPAN SOCIETY OF NAVAL ARCHITECTS AND OCEAN ENGINEERS
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