Department of Environmental Health


Senior Researcher
MIURA Takayuki


Research outline
Room: #212 Annex bldg
Keywords: Waterborne pathogens, enteric viruses, drinking water sources, water treatment, QMRA
Research outline
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Research theme and outline

Fate of waterborne pathogens for the safe drinking water supply

His research area includes behavior of waterborne pathogens (i.e. viruses, bacteria, and protozoa) in drinking water sources and treatment processes even in flooding or water shortage which may become larger or more frequent with climate change, and quantitative microbial risk assessment (QMRA) and risk management for the safe drinking water supply.