Prof. Aya Hagishima
Aya Hagashima is a professor in the Department of Energy and Environmental Engineering, Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Engineering Sciences, Kyushu University. She received her Bachelor, Master and Doctoral degrees from Kyushu University in 1993, 1995 and 2002 respectively. She started her teaching career in Kyushu University as a research associate in the Department of Thermal Energy Engineering. She is the recipient of the Architectural Institute of Japan (AIJ) 2003 Encouragement Prize and was once again awarded the AIJ Prize 2015.
Prof. Hagishima teaches fluid dynamics and heat transfer engineering for undergraduate students at the Department of Energy Science and Engineering, micro-climatology for graduate students at the Department of Energy and Environmental Engineering, Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Engineering and Sciences. In addition, she supervises various research projects for undergraduate thesis, master thesis, and doctor thesis. Her research activities focuses in the following fields: urban climatology, wind engineering and building environmental engineering.