Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering

Structural Engineering Laboratory

for Steel Buildings



Hiroshi Tagawa, Dr. Eng.:@Dr. Tagawa is a Professor of the Graduate School of Engineering at Hiroshima University. He received his bachelor's, master's and doctorate degrees in Engineering from Kyoto University. From 1996 to 2001, he was a Research Associate at Kyoto University. From 2001 to 2012, he was an Associate Professor at Nagoya University. In 2012, he became a Professor at Hiroshima University. His research interests are in structural engineering for steel buildings. Dr. Tagawa is a member of Architectural Institute of Japan (AIJ), Japan Association of Earthquake Engineering (JAEE), Japan Society of Steel Construction (JSSC) and Japan Society of Seismic Isolation (JSSI).

Research Topics

E    Seismic design of steel buildings

E    Vibration control of structures

E    Beam-to-column connections in steel structures

E    Bracing members in steel structures

E    Dynamic response analysis of structures

E    Seismic retrofit of structures


E    Tagawa, Hiroshi: Professor 

E    Chen, Xingchen: Assistant Professor 

E    Mateus S., Jhon A.: Graduate Student 

E    Togtokhbuyan Munkhunur: Graduate Student 

E    Sato, Hiroaki: Graduate Student

E    Zhang, Sijin: Graduate Student

E    Kimura, Sota: Graduate Student

E    Maeda Tomotaka: Graduate  Student

E    Takashima, Masato: Graduate Student

E    Nagai, Ayano: Undergraduate Student

E    Yamaguchi, Shotaro: Undergraduate Student



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E-mail: htagawa@hiroshima-u.ac.jp

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