Dr. Wataru Takeuchi got Ph. D in civil engineering with University of Tokyo in 2004.
He has been working at Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo since 2004 and serves as a director of Japan Society for Promotion of Science (JSPS) Bangkok office in Thailand from 2010 to 2012.
His laboratory's mission is to develop the methodology to measure and evaluate the environmental changes of city, agricultural area and forested area focused on human activities in Asian countries.
This research is carried out under international technology collaboration and the derived systems are implemented and transferred to operational schemes.