Toshiyuki (Toshi) Bandai


  • Ph.D., Environmental Systems, UC Merced [2018–]
  • M.A., Agronomy, The University of Tokyo, Japan [2015-2017]
  • Junior Visiting Research Fellow, UNSW Sydney, Australia [2016]
  • B.Sci., Agronomy, The University of Tokyo, Japan [2011-2015]


  • Research Fellowship for Young Scientists, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science      [2017-2018]


  • Bandai, T., Hamamoto, S., Rau, C. G., Komatsu, T., Nishimura, T. 2017. The effect of particle size on thermal and solute dispersion in saturated porous media. International Journal of Thermal Sciences. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2017.08.003


  • Outstanding Student Presentation Award, JPGU-AGU Joint Meeting [2017]
  • The Dean Award for Academic Excellence, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo [2017]