The Institute of Energy Economics, Japan

KAWAKAMI, Yasuaki, PhD

Economist, Oil Group, Fossil Energies & International Cooperation Unit

Specialty: Energy System Evaluation, Oil Market Analysis, Energy Statistics

Education

Ph.D. in Nuclear Engineering and Management, September 2018, The University of Tokyo

  Master of Science in Nuclear Engineering and Management, March 2013, The University of Tokyo
  Bachelor of Science in Systems Innovation, March 2011, The University of Tokyo
Papers:
  • Y. Kawakami, R. Komiyama, and Y. Fujii, “Penetration of Electric Vehicle toward 2050 : Analysis Utilizing an Energy System Model Incorporating High-Temporal-Resolution Power Generation Sector“, The 10th Symposium on Control of Power and Energy Systems (2018)

  • Y. Kawakami, R. Komiyama, and Y. Fujii, “Analysis on CO2 Reduction in Japan Using a Multi-Region Bottom-Up Energy System Model Incorporating a High-Temporal-Resolution Power Generation Sector“, Journal of Japan Society of Energy and Resources, Vol. 39, No. 4, pp.10-19 (2018) (in Japanese)

  • Y. Kawakami, R. Komiyama, and Y. Fujii, “Roles of Variable Renewables in Decarbonized Energy System : Long-Term Analysis Utilizing a Technology Mix Model“, Grand Renewable Energy 2018 International Conference and Exhibition (2018)

  • Y. Kawakami, R. Komiyama, and Y. Fujii, “Analysis on Variable Renewable Energy Penetration in Japan using a Bottom-up Energy System Model with High-Temporal-Resolution Power Generation Sector“, 24th International Conference on Electrical Engineering (2018)

  • Y. Kawakami, R. Komiyama, and Y. Fujii, “Development of a Bottom-up Energy System Model with High-Temporal-Resolution Power Generation Sector and Scenario Analysis on CO2 Reduction in Japan“, IEEJ Transactions on Power and Energy, Vol. 138, No. 5, pp.382-391 (2018) (in Japanese)

  • Y. Matsuo, Y. Kawakami, Y. Shibata et al., “Analysis of Japan’s Long-term Energy Supply and Demand up to 2050 and Imported Hydrogen Introduction Scenarios Using Integrated Energy-economic Model“, Journal of Japan Society of Energy and Resources, Vol. 35, No. 2, pp.23-32 (2014) (in Japanese)

  • Y. Kawakami, R. Komiyama, and Y. Fujii, “Development of Energy Security Evaluation Method using Mathematical Programming and Analysis of Optimal Strategy for Fuel Stockpile Operation”, Journal of Japan Society of Energy and Resources, Vol. 34, No. 5, pp.21-30 (2013) (in Japanese)
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    <Awards Received>
    • “Best Paper Award”, June 2014, Japan Society of Energy and Resources
    • “2011 Hatakeyama Award,” March 2011, The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers
    Activity on Committee etc.
    • Japan Society of Energy and Resources
    • The Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan