YABUKI Kenichi D3
YABUKI Kenichi

Hometown
Iwaki city, Fukushima

Education
Ph.D Candidate, 2015.4-present
Department of Urban Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Master of Engineering(M.E.), 2010.4-2012.3
Department of Urban Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Bachelor of Policy and Planning Sciences (B.PPS), 2006.4-2010.3
Course of Urban and Regional Planning, College of Policy and Planning SciencesUniversity of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan


Research Interests
City Planning; Urban Design;
Keywords; Shrinking Cities, Growth Management, Vacant Properties, Right-Sizing


Work Experience
Kume Sekkei Co., Ltd.,2012.4-2015.5
Urban Planner, Department of Development Management

License

  1. First-Class Architect License, Japan
  2. Engineer-in-Training(E.T.Jp), The Institution of Professional Engineers, Japan


Honors and Awards

  1. Yuasa Prise(Master Dissertation), Japan Association for Real Estate Sciences,2012, A study on regeneration activities of vacant houses in historical urban area: Focus on the utilization management and possibility of area regeneration
  2. Outstanding Young Presentation Award, Architectural Institute of Japan Convention 2016, A study on the existing situation and possibility for reuse of vacant houses in Mikuni, Sakai City; Research for the sustainable urban regeneration of provincial city with historical urban areaPart.1)”


Professional Affiliations

  1. The City Planning Institute of Japan(CPIJ); 2010.3-present
  2. Architectural Institute of Japan(AIJ); 2012.3-present
  3. Japan Association for Real Estate Sciences(JARES);2012.3-present
  4. American Planning Association(APA); 2017.8-present


Peer Review

  1. Yabuki,K., Nishimura,Y., Kubota, A.: A study on regeneration activities of vacant houses in historical urban area; A case study on Zenkoji Temple town area, Nagano city, Journal of the City Planning Institute of Japan, 49(1), pp47-52, 2014.10(in Japanese)
  2. Yabuki,K., Takefumi K., Nishimura,Y.:A study on implementation of blight elimination based on masterplan in depopulation city; A case study on activities of Land Bank and CDCs in the city of Flint, Michigan, U.S., Journal of Architecture and Planning, Vol. 82, No. 739, pp2313-2323, 2017
  3. Yabuki,K., Takefumi K., Nishimura,Y.: A study on the making process of shrinking master plan in depopulation city; Planning and consensus building methodology in the making process of master plan and zoning code ordinance; the case of the city of Flint, Michigan US, Journal of Architecture and Planning, Vol. 82, No. 740, pp.2609-2617, 2017


Proceedings

  1. Niizuma, N., Takefumi K., Yabuki,K.: A study on support for the installation of green Infrastructure by charity foundation in Detroit; Focusing on the relationship between Green Infrastructure planning and installation, Reports of the City Planning Institute of Japan,No.16, 2017.9(in Japanese)
  2. Yabuki,K., Takefumi K.:A Study on the Comprehensive Spatial Strategy for Blight Elimination; The Case Study of the City of Flint, Michigan U.S., Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting(Transactions of Architectural Institute of Japan), 2017.8(in Japanese)
  3. Yabuki,K., Takefumi K., Niizuma, N: A study on the methodology of community stabilization in low-density residential area of depopulation city; Case study of Neighborhood planning and Sharon-Line Decommission Project in Youngstown, OH, Reports of the City Planning Institute of Japan,No.162017.6(in Japanese)
  4. Koshino,A., Morishita,N., Sunazuka,T., Nakai,Y., Yabuki,K., Nakajima,S., and Nishimura,Y.: Relationship between MIKUNI Festival and Community in Mikuni; Examination about Application of MIKUNI Festival in Tourism Community Development (Part.1), Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting(Transactions of Architectural Institute of Japan), pp463-464, 2016.8(in Japanese)
  5. Morishita,N., Koshino,A., Sunazuka,T., Nakai,Y., Yabuki,K., Nakajima,S., and Nishimura,Y.: A Research on spatial use of Mikuni, Sakai City, in MIKUNI Festival; Examination about Application of MIKUNI Festival in Tourism Community Development (Part.2), Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting(Transactions of Architectural Institute of Japan), pp461-462, 2016.8(in Japanese)
  6. Yabuki,K., Nakajima,S., Nakai,Y., Koshino,A., Morishita,N., Sunazuka,T., and Nishimura,Y.: A study on the existing situation and possibility for reuse of vacant houses in Mikuni, Sakai City; Research for the sustainable urban regeneration of provincial city with historical urban areaPart.1), Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting(Transactions of Architectural Institute of Japan), pp1003-1004, 2016.8(in Japanese)
  7. Nakai,Y., Sunazuka,T., Morishita,N., Koshino,A., Yabuki,K., Nakajima,S., and Nishimura,Y.: A study for vacant land used as parking place in Mikuni, Sakai City; Research for the sustainable urban regeneration of provincial city with historical urban area (Part.2), Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting(Transactions of Architectural Institute of Japan), pp1005-1006, 2016.8(in Japanese)
  8. Nakajima,S., Sunazuka,T., Koshino,A., Nakai,Y., Morishita,N., Yabuki,K., and Nishimura,Y.: Planning system by renewal of traditional vacant houses in Mikuni, Sakai City: Research for the sustainable urban regeneration of provincial city with historical urban area (Part.3), Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting(Transactions of Architectural Institute of Japan), pp1007-1008, 2016.8(in Japanese)
  9. Yabuki,K., Kurose,T. and Takanashi,R.: A study on the planning process of comprehensive plan and zoning code in American shrinking cities- Case studies of Flint and Detroit, Michigan state, Reports of the City Planning Institute of Japan,No.15,2016.5(in Japanese)
  10. Kurose,T., Yabuki,K. and Takanashi,R.: Transformation of Vacant lots by foundations and third sector in Detroit, MI -Activities in neighborhoods after Detroit Future City Strategic Framework Plan-,Reports of the City Planning Institute of Japan,No.15,2016.5(in Japanese)
  11. Yabuki,K., Nishimura,Y., Kubota, A.: A study on regeneration activities of vacant houses in historical urban area; Focusing on the utilization management and possibility of area regeneration, Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting(Transactions of Architectural Institute of Japan), pp1175-1176, 2012.9(in Japanese)
  12. Tsuruwa,S., Ando,M., Matoba,D., Nohara,T., Yabuki,K., Takami,R.:Research on the regional management plan of rural settlement in Takayama City Part5: Present State of Local Communities as Organization of Regional Management in Nagakura Region, Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting(Transactions of Architectural Institute of Japan), pp719-720, 2012.9(in Japanese)
  13. Yabuki,K., Nohara,T., LI,F., Takami,R., Abe,M., Kurokawa,Y.: Research on the regional management plan of rural settlement in Takayama City Part1 : The planning process of the management plan of Isshiki-Sounori Region, Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting(Transactions of Architectural Institute of Japan), pp491-492, 2011.7(in Japanese)
  14. LI,F., Takami,R., Yabuki,K., Nohara,T., Abe,M., Kurokawa,Y.: Research on the regional management plan of rural settlement in Takayama City Part2 : About a collaborative planning method of rural settlement management plan, Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting(Transactions of Architectural Institute of Japan), pp493-494, 2011.7(in Japanese)
  15. Takami,R., Yabuki,K., LI,F., Nohara,T., Abe,M., Kurokawa,Y.: Research on the regional management plan of rural settlement in Takayama City Part3 : Watercourse Survey in Isshiki-Sounori Region, Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting(Transactions of Architectural Institute of Japan), pp495-496, 2011.7(in Japanese)
  16. Nagase,S., Kubota,A., Maekawa,A., Yabuki,K., Li,F.,Wang,F.,H.: Concept and framework of "Uchimeguri" as a strategy for urban tourism utilizing resources of living space : Integration of tourisum and community development through pilot project in historic downtown of Asuke, part1, Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting(Transactions of Architectural Institute of Japan), pp179-180, 2011.7(in Japanese)
  17. Maekawa,A., Nagase,S., Kubota,A., Yabuki,K., Li,F.,Wang,F.,H.: Analysis of pedestrian rambling and Visitors' Evaluation on Uhci-Meguri : Integration of Tourism and Community Development through a pilot project in historic downtown of Asuke, Part 2, Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting(Transactions of Architectural Institute of Japan), pp181-182, 2011.7(in Japanese)
  18. Kubota,A., Maekawa,A., Nagase,S., Yabuki,K., Li,F.,Wang,F.,H.: Local Collaborators' Evaluation on Uchi-Meguri and Prospects : Integration of Tourism and Community Development through a Pilot in Historic Downtown of Asuke, Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting(Transactions of Architectural Institute of Japan), pp183-184, 2011.7(in Japanese)
  19. Yabuki,K., Watanabe,S.: Utilization Analysis of the top floors of high-rise buildings in Tokyo's 23 wards, Summaries of technical papers of annual meeting(Transactions of Architectural Institute of Japan), pp181-182, 2010.7(in Japanese)


Presentations

  1. Yabuki,K., Nakajima,S., Nakai,Y., Koshino,A., Morishita,N., Sunazuka,T., and Nishimura,Y.: A study on the existing situation and possibility for reuse of vacant houses in Mikuni, Sakai City; Research for the sustainable urban regeneration of provincial city with historical urban areaPart.1), AIJ Annual Convention 2016, 2016.8, Kyushu University
  2. Yabuki,K., Nishimura,Y., and Kubota,A.: A study on regeneration activities of vacant houses in historical urban area; Focusing on the utilization management and possibility of area regeneration, AIJ Annual Convention 2012, 2012.9, Nagoya University
  3. Yabuki,K., Nohara,T., LI,F., Takami,R., Abe,M., Kurokawa,Y.: Research on the regional management plan of rural settlement in Takayama City Part1 : The planning process of the management plan of Isshiki-Sounori Region,AIJ Annual Convention 2012, 2011.8, Waseda University
  4. Yabuki,K., Nohara,T., and Takami,R.: Rediscovery of the Regional Resources for Learning; Case Study of Isshiki-Sonori Settlement Management Plan in Takayama City, Japanese Association for the Study of Learning Society Annual Convention, 2011.9,Gifu University
  5. Yabuki,K., Watanabe,S.: Utilization Analysis of the top floors of high-rise buildings in Tokyo's 23 wards, 2010.9, Toyama University

Internship

  1. SANAA (Sejima and Nishizawa and Associates), 2009.7-2009.10
  2. Toyo Ito & Associates, 2010.7-2010.9



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