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Technical Review

JR EAST Technical Review No.4-Summer 2004

We published this JR East Technical Review to provide information of our R&D. We expect more people be informed about the characteristics of our R&D, and thereby to encourage people to suggest how the progress can be made if new technologies are applied at our R&D efforts.

CONTENTS [Creation of Comfortable Space]
Special feature article
Pursuit of creation of sustainable architectural space
President of the Japan Building Disaster Prevention Association Professor Emeritus of the University of Tokyo

Tsuneo Okada
Creating comfortable space
Director, Life-Style Business Development Headquarters, East Japan Railway Company

Atsuhiko Kano
Interpretive article
Amenity in Station Space
Station Design Group, Frontier Service Development Laboratory

Tadashi Iino
Design of the Stations and Trains of JR East Railway Company
*Transport Rolling Stock Department Assistant Manager **Equipment Department Assistant Manager
JR East Railway Company

Susumu Hashizume* and Koji Yamamoto**
Reduction of the Cost of Construction in the Space Above and Below Rails
Frontier Service Research Institute, Research and Development Center JR East Group

Shinichiro Nozawa
Special edition paper
Customers' awareness of amenity

Keiji Sakamoto and Kenji Koyo
Development of the sound-and-vibration-proofing method (suspended seismic isolation method) for buildings under elevated railway tracks

Go Yanagisawa and Toshiyuki Takai
CONTENTS [Environment-friendly Railway]
JR East's 10th R&D Symposium Overview of "Environment Friendly Railway"
Special feature article
Activities of JR East Railway Company with respect to the Environment
Managing Director JR East Railway Company

Tetsuro Tomita
Interpretive article
"Towards the Future Materialization of an Environment Friendly Railway"
Managing Director, Manager of Technical Planning and Director of the Research and Development Center, JR East Group
JR East Railway Company

Yukio Arimori
Special edition paper
Development of an NE train

Taketo Fujii, Nobutsugu Teraya, and Mitsuyuki Osawa
We are looking forward for many suggestions and advices. If you have any further questions about the JR East Technical Review, please feel free to contact us.
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Editors of JR East Technical Review
Technology and Planning Department
East Japan Railway Company
2-2 Yoyogi 2cho-me, Sibuya-ku Tokyo 151-8578, Japan
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