Profile

KATSUTA Tadahiro

Professor, School of Law,
Meiji University

SDGs theme

Research fields:
Nuclear Engineering Management of spent fuels, Plutonium disposal issue

Research themes:
Safety of nuclear power generation and nuclear fuel cycle

Academic degrees:
Ph.D. (Engineering)

Main books and papers:
◆The influence of the Fukushima accident on Japan’s Reprocessing policy and the challenges ahead, Institute of Nuclear Materials Management, 55th Annual Meeting, July 20-24, 2014
◆“Contradictions in Japan’s Reprocessing Policy Revealed by the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Accident – Impact of Dry Storage inside Spent Nuclear Fuel Site for Securing Safety—“, Journal of World Affairs, March 2013, pp. 17-39.
◆Japan’s spent fuel and plutonium management challenge, Energy Policy, 39, pp.6827-6841 (2011)