Welcome to Estuarine & Coastal Engineering Laboratory!

Admission information of Special Program in English for 2013 October Intake for foreign students from developing countries.

We are involved in education and research in the field of estuarine and coastal engineering covering the following topics in Japan and developing countries.

  • Disaster management against tsunamis and storm surges
  • Waves, currents, sediment transport and morphodynamics
  • Water quality and ecosystems


2013.04.01 Dr. Sasaki has moved to the University of Tokyo.
2012.11.07 Admission information of 2013 intake for scholarship student is posted here.
2012.11.18 Dr. Sasaki will deliver a keynote talk at ICOPMAS2012 held in Tehran, Iran.
2012.11.12 Dr. Sasaki will deliver a keynote talk at ICPCO2012 held in Bandung, Indonesia.
2012.04.01 Dr. Yoji Tanaka is appointed as research associate.
2012.03.31 CEJ 2011 Tohoku Tsunami Special Issue has been published with free access until the end of 2012.
2012.02.24 RAPID (NSF) and J-RAPID (JST) Workshop Report held at NSF from Feb. 9 to 10
We regret to inform that Emeritus Professor Yoshimi Goda passed away on 19 January 2012.
2011.09.29 Our proposal for JST J-Rapid Program has been accepted (sorry only in Japanese).
2011.9.28 Dr. Suzuki visited Bandung Institute of Technology on the basis of MOU
2011.6.8 2011 Japan tsunami simulation using FVCOM (web site of SMAST/UMASS-D)
2011.4.1 Our laboratory has moved to Institute of Urban Innovation (founded on April 1st, 2011)
2010.12.27 Renewal of web