New job vacancy (June 2020)

Loughborough University (UK) offers two positions for post doc researchers related to two H2020 funded projects.

SUM 2020

5th Symposium on Urban Mining and Circular Economy

New date and location: 18-20 November 2020, Venice, Italy


8th International Symposium on Energy from Biomass and Waste, November 16-19, 2020, Venice, Italy. Website

CRETE 2020

7th International Conference on Industrial and Hazardous Waste Management

Rescheduled to May 18-21, 2021. Chania, Crete, Greece Website

ICLRS 2020

11th Intercontinental Landfill Research Symposium

Rescheduled to June 2022, Wilmington, NC, USA.Website

Yasushi Matsufuji

Professor of Civil Engineering
Fukuoka University


Ph.D., Engineering, 1993, B.S. Pharmacia, 1971.
Professor, Faculty of Engineering, University of Fukuoka, Japan (1997- ).

Yasushi Matsufuji is Professor at the Faculty of Engineering of Fukuoka University, Japan. He is also Invited Professor at National Research Center for Environmental Analysis and Measurements, People's Republic of China. Since 1999 he is Honorable Advisor of Environmental Bureau, Guanzhou, People's Republic of China, and Advisor of UN-HABITAT Fukuoka Office. He carries out research activities in the field of Final Disposal Design and Operation of Solid Waste Landfills, Landfill Microbiology, and Recycle of MSW.

Special Field of Research
Landfill Design and Operation of Solid Waste, Landfill Microbiology, and Solid Waste Management

Recent work includes:

  1. Book
  2. Book for Environmental issue , Kyushu University Press , 1995 (in Japanese)
    Handbook for Waste, Chuohoki Press Co. Ltd ., 1995 (in Japanese)
    Technical Handbook for Solid waste, Omusha Co. Ltd. , 1996 (in Japanese)
    Dictionary of Waste, Coronasha Co. Ltd. , 1997 (in Japanese)
    A Road to Sanitary Landfill, Hageso Utama Sdn.Bhd.,1997
    Dictionary of Waste Management Environmental Conservation , Maruzen Co. Ltd., 2000

  3. Published Paper
  4. Y. Matsufuji, A. Tachifuji and M. Hanashima:Improvement Technology for Sanitary Landfills by Semiaerobic Landfill Concept,Proceedings of the Asian Pacific Landfill Symposium Fukuoka 2000,pp.163-169, 2000

    Y. Matsufuji, T. SOMEYA and A. Tachifuji:Fate of Mutagens in Leachate from Solid Waste Landfill Sites as Determined by the Ames Salmonella Assey, Proceedings of the Asian Pacific Landfill Symposium Fukuoka 2000,pp404-409, 2000

    Y. Matsufuji, R. YANASE and M. Hanashima:Battery Corrosion and Mercury Migration in Landfill Site,Proceedings of the Asian Pacific Landfill Symposium Fukuoka 2000,pp.416-421, 2000

    Y. Matsufuji, M.Sakai, K.Tsuji, H.Saito:Safty Closure and Reuse of Completed Landfill Sites by using The Recirculatory Semi-aerobic Landfill System,Proceedings of Eighth International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium,Vol.II,pp.541-550, 2001

    Y. Matsufuji, A.Tachifuji, H.Hanashima:Production Mechanism and Amount of Nitrous Oxide (N2O) in Landfill,Proceedings of Eighth International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium,Vol.?,pp.459-466, 2001Y. Matsufuji, R.Yanase:Research on the Recycling of Used Disposable Diaper,Proceedings of Nineth International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium,pp.567-568, 2003

Contact information

Department of Civil Engineering
Fukuoka Universuty
8-19-1 NanakumaJohnan-ku, Fukuoka
Tel: +81-92-863-8238
Fax: +81-92-863-8248

e-mail:ymatsufu (AT)