Research publications

NIES Fukushima Branch

Research publications

1. Radioactive off-site waste Research(PG1)

2017

Importance of alkali-wrapping for CPT Yamada K., Kawabata Y., Ogawa S., Haga K., Sagawa Y., Ochiai T.(*1Port and Airport Research Institute, *2Taiheiyo Consultant, *3Kyushu Univ, *4MRI Yamada K., Kawabata Y., Ogawa S., Haga K., Sagawa Y., Ochiai T.(*1Port and Airport Research Institute, *2Taiheiyo Consultant, *3Kyushu Univ, *4MRI (2017) Importance of alkali-wrapping for CPT. Swelling Concrete in Dams and Hydraulic Structures, 68-79
Modeling of environmental conditions and their impact on the expansion of concrete affected by the alkali-silica reaction Kawabata Y., Yamada K., Ogawa S. Kawabata Y., Yamada K., Ogawa S. (2017) Modeling of environmental conditions and their impact on the expansion of concrete affected by the alkali-silica reaction. Swelling Concrete in Dams and Hydraulic Structures, 163-175
Numerical analysis of the degradation phenomena using the coupled thermodynamic phase equilibrium-mass transfer system Hosokawa Y., Yamada K. Hosokawa Y., Yamada K. (2017) Numerical analysis of the degradation phenomena using the coupled thermodynamic phase equilibrium-mass transfer system. Proceedings of The Corvallis Workshops, No21
13 Japan, China and South-East Asia Yamada K., Miyagawa T. Yamada K., Miyagawa T. (2017) 13 Japan, China and South-East Asia. In: Ian Sims, Alan Poole編, Alkali-Aggregate Reaction in Concrete: A World Review, CRC Press, 539-568
Mechanism of K+, Cs+ ion exchange in nickel ferrocyanide: A density functional theory study Tachikawa H., Haga K., Yamada K. Tachikawa H., Haga K., Yamada K. (2017) Mechanism of K+, Cs+ ion exchange in nickel ferrocyanide: A density functional theory study. Computational and Theoretical Chemistry, 1115, 175-178
Behavior of radioactive cesium during incineration of radioactively contaminated wastes from decontamination activities in Fukushima Fujiwara H., Kuramochi H., Nomura K., Maeseto T., Osako M. Fujiwara H., Kuramochi H., Nomura K., Maeseto T., Osako M. (2017) Behavior of radioactive cesium during incineration of radioactively contaminated wastes from decontamination activities in Fukushima. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, 178-179, 290-296
Behavior of Radioactive Cesium during Thermal Treatment of Radioactively Contaminated Wastes in the Aftermath of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Accident Kuramochi H., Fujiwara H., Yui K. Kuramochi H., Fujiwara H., Yui K. (2017) Behavior of Radioactive Cesium during Thermal Treatment of Radioactively Contaminated Wastes in the Aftermath of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Accident. Global Environmental Research, 20 (1&2), 91-100
Soils recovered from disaster debris - characterization and utilization - Katsumi T., Okawara M., Kawashima M., Endo K., Sakanakura H., Iwashita S., Takai A., Inui T. Katsumi T., Okawara M., Kawashima M., Endo K., Sakanakura H., Iwashita S., Takai A., Inui T. (2017) Soils recovered from disaster debris - characterization and utilization -. Journal of JSCE, 5, 145-156
The mechanism of limited inhibition by fly ash on expansion due to alkali-silica reaction at the pessimum proportion Kawabata Y., Yamada K. Kawabata Y., Yamada K. (2017) The mechanism of limited inhibition by fly ash on expansion due to alkali-silica reaction at the pessimum proportion. Cement and Concrete Research, 92, 1-15

2016

ASR found in Thailand and tropical regions of Southeast Asia Hirono S., Ando Y., Sato T., Yamada K., Kagimoto K., Torii K. Hirono S., Ando Y., Sato T., Yamada K., Kagimoto K., Torii K. (2016) ASR found in Thailand and tropical regions of Southeast Asia. Proceedings of 15th Int’l Conf on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction,Sao Paulo, 123
AGING MANAGEMENT OF NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS IN JAPAN WITH RESPECT TO THE ALKALI–SILICA REACTION Yamada K., Maruayama I., Ogawa S., Kawabata Y., Miyagawa T. Yamada K., Maruayama I., Ogawa S., Kawabata Y., Miyagawa T. (2016) AGING MANAGEMENT OF NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS IN JAPAN WITH RESPECT TO THE ALKALI–SILICA REACTION. Proceedings of 15th Int’l Conf on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction,Sao Paulo, 86
Image analysis of alkali-aggregate gel in concrete prism test with alkali wrapping Igarashi G., Yamada K., Xu Y., Wong H., Hirono S., Ogawa S. Igarashi G., Yamada K., Xu Y., Wong H., Hirono S., Ogawa S. (2016) Image analysis of alkali-aggregate gel in concrete prism test with alkali wrapping. Proceedings of 15th Int’l Conf on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction,Sao Paulo, 85
EXACT EFFECTS OF TEMPERATURE INCREASE AND ALKALI BOOSTING IN CONCRETE PRISM TESTS WITH ALKALI WRAPPING Yamada K., Tanaka A., Oda S., Sagawa Y., Ogawa S. Yamada K., Tanaka A., Oda S., Sagawa Y., Ogawa S. (2016) EXACT EFFECTS OF TEMPERATURE INCREASE AND ALKALI BOOSTING IN CONCRETE PRISM TESTS WITH ALKALI WRAPPING. Proceedings of 15th Int’l Conf on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction,Sao Paulo, 203
IMPORTANCE OF ALKALI-WRAPPING IN CONCRETE PRISM TESTS Yamada K., Sagawa Y., Nagase T., Ogawa S., Kawabata Y., Tanaka A. Yamada K., Sagawa Y., Nagase T., Ogawa S., Kawabata Y., Tanaka A. (2016) IMPORTANCE OF ALKALI-WRAPPING IN CONCRETE PRISM TESTS. Proceedings of 15th Int’l Conf on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction,Sao Paulo, 84
CORRELATION BETWEEN LABORATORY EXPANSION AND FIELD EXPANSION OF CONCRETE: PREDICTION BASED ON MODIFIED CONCRETE EXPANSION TEST Kawabata Y., Yamada K., Ogawa S., Martin R.P., Sagawa Y., Seignol J.F., Toutlemonde F. Kawabata Y., Yamada K., Ogawa S., Martin R.P., Sagawa Y., Seignol J.F., Toutlemonde F. (2016) CORRELATION BETWEEN LABORATORY EXPANSION AND FIELD EXPANSION OF CONCRETE: PREDICTION BASED ON MODIFIED CONCRETE EXPANSION TEST. Proceedings of 15th Int’l Conf on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction,Sao Paulo, 34

2015

Evaluation of Alkalinity of Pore Solution Based on the Phase Composition of Cement Hydrates with Supplementary Cementitious Materials and its Relation to Suppressing ASR Expansion Kawabata Y.(*1),Yamada K.(*1Part and Airport Research Institute) Kawabata Y., Yamada K. (2015) Evaluation of Alkalinity of Pore Solution Based on the Phase Composition of Cement Hydrates with Supplementary Cementitious Materials and its Relation to Suppressing ASR Expansion. Journal of Advanced Concrete Technology, 13, 538-553 <2016年日本コンクリート工学会賞(論文賞)awarded>

2014

Cs and Cl penetration estimation in mortar from fly ash of MSWI Yamada K.,Hosokawa Y.(*1),Haga K.(*2),Osako M.(*1Taiheiyo Cement,*2Taiheiyo Consultant) Yamada K., Hosokawa Y., Haga K., Osako M. (2014) Cs and Cl penetration estimation in mortar from fly ash of MSWI. 2nd International Symposium on Cement-Based Materials for Nuclear Wastes, NUCEM2014,
CPT as an evaluation method of concrete mixture for ASR expansion Yamada K.,Osako M.,Karasuda S.(*1),Ogawa S.(*2),Sagawa Y.(*1),Hamada H.(*1),ISneini M.(*1)(*1Kyushu Univ,*2Taiheiyo Consultant) Yamada K., Osako M., Karasuda S., Ogawa S., Sagawa Y., Hamada H., ISneini M. (2014) CPT as an evaluation method of concrete mixture for ASR expansion. Construction and Building Materials, 64, 184-191
Simplified quantitative estimation of ASR expansion using acceleration ratio based on CPT results Kawabata Y.,Yamada K.,Ogawa S.(*1),Sagawa Y.(*2),Osako M.(*1Taiheiyo Consultant,*2Kyushu Univ) Kawabata Y., Yamada K., Ogawa S., Sagawa Y., Osako M. (2014) Simplified quantitative estimation of ASR expansion using acceleration ratio based on CPT results. Proceedings of CIC2014, Oslo,

2.Research of the dynamics of radioactive materials in multimedia environments(PG1)

2017

Atmospheric modeling of radioactive materials from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant accident Morino Y., Ohara T. Morino Y., Ohara T. (2017) Atmospheric modeling of radioactive materials from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant accident. Global Environmental Research, 20, 23-31
Simulating Long Range Transport of Radioactive Aerosols Using a Global Aerosol Transport Model Sarkar T., Anand S., Singh K.D., Tripathi R.M., Sarojini P.K., Goto D., Nakajima T. Sarkar T., Anand S., Singh K.D., Tripathi R.M., Sarojini P.K., Goto D., Nakajima T. (2017) Simulating Long Range Transport of Radioactive Aerosols Using a Global Aerosol Transport Model. Aerosol and Air Quality Research,
Varying sensitivity of mountainous streamwater base-flow NO3- concentrations to N deposition in the northern suburbs of Tokyo Nishina K., Watanabe Mirai., Koshikawa-K.M., Takamatsu T., Morino Y., Nagashima T., Soma K., Hayashi S. Nishina K., Watanabe Mirai., Koshikawa-K.M., Takamatsu T., Morino Y., Nagashima T., Soma K., Hayashi S. (2017) Varying sensitivity of mountainous streamwater base-flow NO3- concentrations to N deposition in the northern suburbs of Tokyo. Scientific Reports, 7, 7701

2016

Analysis of Temporal Changes in Terrestrial Cesium-137 Using Publicly Available Monitoring Data in Japan Imaizumi Y., Kuroda K., Hayashi S., Suzuki N. Imaizumi Y., Kuroda K., Hayashi S., Suzuki N. (2016) Analysis of Temporal Changes in Terrestrial Cesium-137 Using Publicly Available Monitoring Data in Japan. Global Environmental Research, 20 (1-2), 59-66
Studies on radiation effects from the Fukushima nuclear accident on wild organisms and ecosystems. Tamaoki M. Tamaoki M. (2016) Studies on radiation effects from the Fukushima nuclear accident on wild organisms and ecosystems.. Global Environmental Research, 20 (1 & 2), 73-82
Tackling biodiversity monitoring of the Fukushima evacuation zone Yoshioka A., Mishima Y., Kumada N., Fukasawa K. Yoshioka A., Mishima Y., Kumada N., Fukasawa K. (2016) Tackling biodiversity monitoring of the Fukushima evacuation zone. IAIA1 6 Conference Proceedings,
Mammal assemblages recorded by camera traps inside and outside the evacuation zone of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant accident Fukasawa K., Mishima Y., Yoshioka A., Kumada N., Totsu K., Osawa T. Fukasawa K., Mishima Y., Yoshioka A., Kumada N., Totsu K., Osawa T. (2016) Mammal assemblages recorded by camera traps inside and outside the evacuation zone of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant accident. Ecological Research, 31 (4), 493
DNA barcoding, Environmental DNA and an ongoing attempt of detecting biodiversity in Lake Kasumigaura Kondo N., Nakagawa M., Matsuzaki S., Ueno R., Takamura K., Ito H Kondo N., Nakagawa M., Matsuzaki S., Ueno R., Takamura K., Ito H (2016) DNA barcoding, Environmental DNA and an ongoing attempt of detecting biodiversity in Lake Kasumigaura. Journal of Integrated Field Science, 13, 21-29
Effects of environmental radiation on testes and spermatogenesis in wild large Japanese field mice (Apodemus speciosus) from Fukushima Okano T.,Ishiniwa H.,Onuma M.,Shindo J.(*1),Yokohata Y.(*2),Tamaoki M.(*1Laboratory of Wildlife Science, School of Veterinary Medicine, Kitasato University,*2Graduate School of Science and Engineering, University of Toyama) Okano T., Ishiniwa H., Onuma M., Shindo J., Yokohata Y., Tamaoki M. (2016) Effects of environmental radiation on testes and spermatogenesis in wild large Japanese field mice (Apodemus speciosus) from Fukushima. Scientific reports,
Need for Systematic Statistical Tools for Decision-Making in Radioactively Contaminated Areas Matsuzaki S.,Kumagai N.,Hayashi T. Matsuzaki S., Kumagai N., Hayashi T. (2016) Need for Systematic Statistical Tools for Decision-Making in Radioactively Contaminated Areas. Environmental Science Technology, 50, 1075-1076
Radiostrontium monitoring of bivalves from the Pacific coast of eastern Japan Karube Z.,Inuzuka Y.,Tanaka A.,Kurishima K.(*1),Kihou N.(*2),Shibata Y.(*1WDB Co.Ltd. Tsukuba Branch,*2Ins.for Agro-Envi.Science) Karube Z., Inuzuka Y., Tanaka A., Kurishima K., Kihou N., Shibata Y. (2016) Radiostrontium monitoring of bivalves from the Pacific coast of eastern Japan. Environmental Science and Pollution Resesrach,
Decline in intertidal biota after the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami and the Fukushima nuclear disaster: field observations Horiguchi T.,Yoshii H.(*1),Mizuno S.(*2),Shiraishi H.(*1National Institute of Radiological Sciences,*2Fukushima Prefectural Government) Horiguchi T., Yoshii H., Mizuno S., Shiraishi H. (2016) Decline in intertidal biota after the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami and the Fukushima nuclear disaster: field observations. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 6 (20416), 1-12

2015

Pollinators and other flying insects inside and outside the Fukushima evacuation zone Yoshioka A.,Mishima Y.,Fukazawa K. Yoshioka A., Mishima Y., Fukazawa K. (2015) Pollinators and other flying insects inside and outside the Fukushima evacuation zone. PLOS ONE, 10 (e0140957), 1-16
Classification of the spermatogenic cycle, seasonal changes of seminiferous tubule morphology, and estimation of the breeding season of the large Japanese field mouse (Apodemus speciosus) in Toyama and Aomori prefectures, Japan. Okano T.,Onuma M.,Ishiniwa H.,Azuma N.(*1),Tamaoki M.,Nakajima N.,Shindo J.(*2),Yokohata Y.(*3)(*1Graduate School of Fisheries Sciences, Hokkaido University,*2Laboratory od Wildlife Science, School of Veterinary Medicine, Kitasato University,*3Graduate School of Science and Engineering, University of Toyama) Okano T., Onuma M., Ishiniwa H., Azuma N., Tamaoki M., Nakajima N., Shindo J., Yokohata Y. (2015) Classification of the spermatogenic cycle, seasonal changes of seminiferous tubule morphology, and estimation of the breeding season of the large Japanese field mouse (Apodemus speciosus) in Toyama and Aomori prefectures, Japan.. The Journal of Veterinary Mediacl Science, 77 (7), 799-807
137Cs concentrations in foliose lichens within Tsukuba-city as a reflection of radioactive fallout from the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant accident Ohmura Y.(*1),Matsukura K.(*2),Abe J.P(*2),Hosaka K.(*1),Tamaoki M.,Dohi T.(*3),Kakishima M.(*2),Seaward M.R.D.(*4)(*1National Museum of Nature and Science,*2University of Tsukuba,*3Japan Atomic Energy Agency,*4University of Bradford) Ohmura Y., Matsukura K., Abe J.P, Hosaka K., Tamaoki M., Dohi T., Kakishima M., Seaward M.R.D. (2015) 137Cs concentrations in foliose lichens within Tsukuba-city as a reflection of radioactive fallout from the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant accident. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, 141, 38-43
Three decades of environmental specimen banking at the National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan Karube Z.,Tanaka A.,Takeuchi A.,Takazawa Y.,Takagi M.,Kinoshita A.,Seyama H.,Shibata Y. Karube Z., Tanaka A., Takeuchi A., Takazawa Y., Takagi M., Kinoshita A., Seyama H., Shibata Y. (2015) Three decades of environmental specimen banking at the National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 22, 1587-1596
Ocean dynamic processes causing spatially heterogeneous distribution of sedimentary caesium-137 massively released from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Higashi H.,Morino Y.,Furuichi N.,Ohara T. Higashi H., Morino Y., Furuichi N., Ohara T. (2015) Ocean dynamic processes causing spatially heterogeneous distribution of sedimentary caesium-137 massively released from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. Biogeosciences, 12, 7107-7128

2014

Lead and other elements in house dust of Japanese residences - Source of lead and health risks due to metal exposure Yoshinaga J.(*1),Yamasaki K.(*1),Yonemura A.(*1),Ishibashi Y.(*2),Kaido T.(*2),Mizuno K.(*2),Takagi M.,Tanaka A.(*1Univ. of Tokyo,*2Kitasato Univ.) Yoshinaga J., Yamasaki K., Yonemura A., Ishibashi Y., Kaido T., Mizuno K., Takagi M., Tanaka A. (2014) Lead and other elements in house dust of Japanese residences - Source of lead and health risks due to metal exposure. Environmental Pollution, 189, 223-228

3.Environmental Renovation Research(PG2)

2017

A comprehensive evaluation on industrial & urban symbiosis by combining MFA, carbon footprint and emergy methods-Case of Kawasaki, Japan Ohnishi S., Dong H., Geng Y., Fujii M., Fujita T. Ohnishi S., Dong H., Geng Y., Fujii M., Fujita T. (2017) A comprehensive evaluation on industrial & urban symbiosis by combining MFA, carbon footprint and emergy methods-Case of Kawasaki, Japan. Ecological Indicators, 73, 513-524
Connection to ecosystem services studies Ooba M., Hayashi K. Ooba M., Hayashi K. (2017) Connection to ecosystem services studies. In: Shimizu H., Takatori C., Kawaguchi N.eds., Labor Forces and Landscape Management, Springer, 441-448
Analysis of the impact of regional temperature pattern on the energy consumption in the commercial sector in Japan Hirano Y., Gomi K., Nakamura S., Yoshida Y., Narumi D., Fujita T. Hirano Y., Gomi K., Nakamura S., Yoshida Y., Narumi D., Fujita T. (2017) Analysis of the impact of regional temperature pattern on the energy consumption in the commercial sector in Japan. Energy and Buildings, 149, 160-170

2016

Efficient energy recovery through a combination of waste-to-energy systems for a low-carbon city Ohnishi S., Fujii M., Ohata M., Inaba R., Fujita T. Ohnishi S., Fujii M., Ohata M., Inaba R., Fujita T. (2016) Efficient energy recovery through a combination of waste-to-energy systems for a low-carbon city. Resources, Conservation and Recycling,
Spatial assessment of ecosystem services by new city development: Case study in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar Lwin K.K., Hayashi K., Ooba M. Lwin K.K., Hayashi K., Ooba M. (2016) Spatial assessment of ecosystem services by new city development: Case study in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar. International Journal of Environmental and Rural Development, 7 (1), 55-61
Geospatial distribution of ecosystem services and biomass energy potential in eastern Japan Oba M., Fujii M., Hayashi K. Oba M., Fujii M., Hayashi K. (2016) Geospatial distribution of ecosystem services and biomass energy potential in eastern Japan. Journal of Cleaner Production, 130, 35-44
Assessing the effects of CO2 reduction strategies on heat islands in urban areas Hirano Y., Yoshida Y. Hirano Y., Yoshida Y. (2016) Assessing the effects of CO2 reduction strategies on heat islands in urban areas. Sustainable Cities and Society, 26, 383-392
Estimating Residential CO2 Emissions based on Daily Activities and Consideration of Methods to Reduce Emissions Hirano Y., Ihara T., Yoshida Y. Hirano Y., Ihara T., Yoshida Y. (2016) Estimating Residential CO2 Emissions based on Daily Activities and Consideration of Methods to Reduce Emissions. Building and Environment, 103, 1-8
Estimating the hourly electricity profile of Japanese households-Coupling of engineering and statistical methods Shiraki H., Nakamura S., Ashina S., Honjo K. Shiraki H., Nakamura S., Ashina S., Honjo K. (2016) Estimating the hourly electricity profile of Japanese households-Coupling of engineering and statistical methods. Energy, 114, 478-491
Eco-benefits assessment on urban industrial symbiosis based on material flows analysis and emergy evaluation approach: A case of Liuzhou city, China Sun L., Li H., Dong L., Fang K., Ren J., Geng Y., Fujii M., Zhang W., Zhang N., Liu Z. Sun L., Li H., Dong L., Fang K., Ren J., Geng Y., Fujii M., Zhang W., Zhang N., Liu Z. (2016) Eco-benefits assessment on urban industrial symbiosis based on material flows analysis and emergy evaluation approach: A case of Liuzhou city, China. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 06 (007)
Need for Systematic Statistical Tools for Decision-Making in Radioactively Contaminated Areas Matsuzaki S.,Kumagai N.,Hayashi T. Matsuzaki S., Kumagai N., Hayashi T. (2016) Need for Systematic Statistical Tools for Decision-Making in Radioactively Contaminated Areas. Environmental Science Technology, 50, 1075-1076
Possibility of developing low-carbon industries through urban symbiosis in Asian cities Fujii M.,Fujita T.,Dong L.(*1),Lu C.(*2),Geng Y.(*3),Behera S.K.(*4),Park H.S.(*5),Chiu A.S.F.(*6)(*1Leiden University ,*2CAS,*3Shanghai Jiaotong University,*4GMR Institute of Technology,*5University of Ulsan,*6De La Salle University) Fujii M., Fujita T., Dong L., Lu C., Geng Y., Behera S.K., Park H.S., Chiu A.S.F. (2016) Possibility of developing low-carbon industries through urban symbiosis in Asian cities. Journal of Cleaner Production, 114, 376-386
Innovative Planning and Evaluation System for District Heating Using Waste Heat Considering Spatial Configuration: A Case in Fukushima, Japan Dou Y.,Togawa T.,Dong L.,Fujii M.,Ohnishi S.,Tanikawa H.(*1),Fujita T.(*1Nagoya University) Dou Y., Togawa T., Dong L., Fujii M., Ohnishi S., Tanikawa H., Fujita T. (2016) Innovative Planning and Evaluation System for District Heating Using Waste Heat Considering Spatial Configuration: A Case in Fukushima, Japan. Resources, Conservation and Recycling,
Urban Structure and the Number of Seniors with Poor Access to Transit: Spatial Analysis of the Greater Tokyo Region Ariga T.,Matsuhashi K. Ariga T., Matsuhashi K. (2016) Urban Structure and the Number of Seniors with Poor Access to Transit: Spatial Analysis of the Greater Tokyo Region. Urban and Regional Planning Review, 3, 109-122

2015

Analysis of urban ecosystem services considering conservation priority Oba M., Hayashi K., Suzuki T., Li R. Oba M., Hayashi K., Suzuki T., Li R. (2015) Analysis of urban ecosystem services considering conservation priority. International Journal of Environmental and Rural Development, 6 (2), 66-72
Analysis of optimal locations for power stations and their impact on industrial symbiosis planning under transition toward low-carbon power sector in Japan Shiraki H.,Ashina S.,Kameyama Y.,Hashimoto S.(*1),Fujita T.(*1Ritsumeikan University) Shiraki H., Ashina S., Kameyama Y., Hashimoto S., Fujita T. (2015) Analysis of optimal locations for power stations and their impact on industrial symbiosis planning under transition toward low-carbon power sector in Japan. Journal of Cleaner Production, 1-14
A long-term assessment of ecological-economic sustainability of woody biomass production in Japan Ooba M.,Hayashi K.(*1),Fujii M.,Fujita T.,Machimura T.(*2),Matsui T.(*2)(*1Nagoya University,*2Osaka University) Ooba M., Hayashi K., Fujii M., Fujita T., Machimura T., Matsui T. (2015) A long-term assessment of ecological-economic sustainability of woody biomass production in Japan. Journal of Cleaner Production, 88, 318-325
Ocean dynamic processes causing spatially heterogeneous distribution of sedimentary caesium-137 massively released from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Higashi H.,Morino Y.,Furuichi N.,Ohara T. Higashi H., Morino Y., Furuichi N., Ohara T. (2015) Ocean dynamic processes causing spatially heterogeneous distribution of sedimentary caesium-137 massively released from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. Biogeosciences, 12, 7107-7128
Pursuing air pollutant co-benefits of CO2 mitigation in China: A provincial leveled analysis Dong H.,Dai H.,Dong L.,Fujita T.,Geng Y.(*1),Klimont Z.(*2),Inoue T.(*3),Bunya S.(*3),Fujii M.,Masui T.(*1Shanghai Jiao Tong University,*2International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA),*3Mitsubishi Research Institute Inc.) Dong H., Dai H., Dong L., Fujita T., Geng Y., Klimont Z., Inoue T., Bunya S., Fujii M., Masui T. (2015) Pursuing air pollutant co-benefits of CO2 mitigation in China: A provincial leveled analysis. Applied Energy, 144, 165-174

2014

Feasibility assessment of the use of power plant-sourced waste heat for plant factory heating considering spatial configuration Togawa T.,Fujita T.,Dong L.,Fujii M.,Oba M. Togawa T., Fujita T., Dong L., Fujii M., Oba M. (2014) Feasibility assessment of the use of power plant-sourced waste heat for plant factory heating considering spatial configuration. Journal of Cleaner Production, 81, 60-69
Comparative Assessments of Ecosystem Services between Rural and Urban Areas Ooba M.,Hayashi K.(*1)(*1Nagoya University) Ooba M., Hayashi K. (2014) Comparative Assessments of Ecosystem Services between Rural and Urban Areas. International Journal of Environmental and Rural Development, 5-2, 35-40
Environmental and social policies in Japan Kameyama Y. Kameyama Y. (2014) Environmental and social policies in Japan. In: Tony Fitzpatrick編著, International Handbook on Social Policy and the Environment, Edward Elgar, 228-248

4.Environmental Emergency Management Research(PG3)

2015

Flood Waste Management Yamada M.,Ishigaki T.,Tajima R.,Kubota R.,Towprayoon S.(*1),Wangyao K.(*1),Chiemchaistri C.(*2)(*1Joint Graduate School of Energy and Environment, King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi,*2Kasetsart University) Yamada M., Ishigaki T., Tajima R., Kubota R., Towprayoon S., Wangyao K., Chiemchaistri C. (2015) −. Masato Yamada, Tomonori Ishigaki, Ryo Tajima, Rieko Kubota et al., Flood Waste Management Guidelines for Bangkok, National Institute for Environmental Studies , 38p
Impacts of the 2011 tsunami on sediment characteristics and macrozoobenthic assemblages in a shallow eutrophic lagoon, Sendai Bay, Japan Kanaya G.,Suzuki T.(*1),Kikuchi E.(*2)(*1Tohoku Univ.,*2Miyagi Univ. Edu.) Kanaya G., Suzuki T., Kikuchi E. (2015) Impacts of the 2011 tsunami on sediment characteristics and macrozoobenthic assemblages in a shallow eutrophic lagoon, Sendai Bay, Japan. PLoS ONE, 10, e0135125

2014

Tsunami-induced changes in a shallow brackish lagoon ecosystem (Gamo Lagoon) facing Sendai Bay, Japan Kanaya G.,Maki H.,Suzuki T.(*1),Sato-Okoshi W.(*1),Kikuchi E.(*2)(*1Tohoku Univ.,*2Miyagi Univ. Edu.) Kanaya G., Maki H., Suzuki T., Sato-Okoshi W., Kikuchi E. (2014) Tsunami-induced changes in a shallow brackish lagoon ecosystem (Gamo Lagoon) facing Sendai Bay, Japan. Global Environmental Research, 18 (1), 35-46

Achievement before fiscal 2013

2014

The influence of changes in the degree and frequency of disturbance on the annual salt marsh plant (Suaeda maritima, Artemisia scoparia) communities in estuarine tidal flats: A case study of the Kushida River in Mie Prefecture, Japan Kaneko K.(*1),Nohara S.(*1Ecosystem Conservation Society) Kaneko K., Nohara S. (2014) The influence of changes in the degree and frequency of disturbance on the annual salt marsh plant (Suaeda maritima, Artemisia scoparia) communities in estuarine tidal flats: A case study of the Kushida River in Mie Prefecture, Japan. Open Journal of Ecology, 4 (1), 1-10
Recolonization of macrozoobenthos on defaunated sediments in a hypertrophic brackish lagoon: Effects of sulfide removal and sediment grain size Kanaya G. Kanaya G. (2014) Recolonization of macrozoobenthos on defaunated sediments in a hypertrophic brackish lagoon: Effects of sulfide removal and sediment grain size. Marine Environmental Research, 95, 81-88

2013

ASR PROBLEMS IN JAPAN AND A MESSAGE FOR ASR PROBLEMS IN THAILAND Yamada K.,Hirono S.(*1),Ando Y.(*1)(*1Taiheiyo Consultant) Yamada K., Hirono S., Ando Y. (2013) ASR PROBLEMS IN JAPAN AND A MESSAGE FOR ASR PROBLEMS IN THAILAND. Journal of Thailand Concrete Association, 1 (2), 1-19
Theory and practice of pre-disaster planning for disaster waste management Tajima R.,Hirayama N.,Osako M. Tajima R., Hirayama N., Osako M. (2013) Theory and practice of pre-disaster planning for disaster waste management. Journal of Society for Social Management Systems,
Anthropogenic radionuclides in the atmosphere observed at Tsukuba: caracteristics of the radionuclides derived from Fukushima Doi T.,Masumoto K.(*1),Toyoda A.(*1),Tanaka A.,Shibata Y.,Hirose K.(*2)(*1High Energy Accelerator Research Organization,*2Department of Materials and Life Sciences, Faculty of Science and Technology, Sophia University ) Doi T., Masumoto K., Toyoda A., Tanaka A., Shibata Y., Hirose K. (2013) Anthropogenic radionuclides in the atmosphere observed at Tsukuba: caracteristics of the radionuclides derived from Fukushima. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, 122, 55-62
Isolation and characterization of 25 polymorphic microsatellites of the large Japanese wood mouse (Apodemus speciosus) Azuma N.(*1),Okano T.,Tamaoki M.,Nakajima N.,Takamura N.,Yokohata Y.(*2),Shindo J.(*3),Onuma M.(*1Graduate School of Fisheries Sciences, Hokkaido University,*2Graduate School of Science and Engineering, University of Toyama,*3Laboratory of Wildlife Science, School of Veterinary Medicine, Kitasato University) Azuma N., Okano T., Tamaoki M., Nakajima N., Takamura N., Yokohata Y., Shindo J., Onuma M. (2013) Isolation and characterization of 25 polymorphic microsatellites of the large Japanese wood mouse (Apodemus speciosus). Conservation Genet Resour, 5 (2)

2012

Importance of seagrass vegetation for habitat partitioning between closely related species, mobile macrofauna Neomysis (Misidacea) Yamada K., Kumagai N.H.(*1) (*1Tropical Biosphere Research Center University of the Ryukyu) Yamada K., Kumagai N.H. (2012) Importance of seagrass vegetation for habitat partitioning between closely related species, mobile macrofauna Neomysis (Misidacea). Hydrobiologia, 680 (1), 125-133
Fukushima disaster indirectly threatens lake ecosystems Matsuzaki S.S.,von Wehrden H.(*1),Moller A.P.(*2),Takamura N.(*1Leuphana University,*2Laboratoire d'Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution) Matsuzaki S.S., von Wehrden H., Moller A.P., Takamura N. (2012) Fukushima disaster indirectly threatens lake ecosystems. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 10 (9), 464
Geo-environmental issues induced by the 2011 off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku Earthquake and tsunami Inui T.(*1),Yasutaka T.(*2),Endo K.,Katsumi T.(*1)(*1Kyoto Univ.,*2AIST) Inui T., Yasutaka T., Endo K., Katsumi T. (2012) Geo-environmental issues induced by the 2011 off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku Earthquake and tsunami. Soils and Fundations, 52 (5), 856-871
Ecological impacts of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami on coastal sand-dune species on Phuket Island, Thailand. Hayasaka D. ,Goka K.,Thawatchai W.(*1),Fujiwara K.(*2)(*1Forest Herbarium, Thailand,*2Yokohama City University) Hayasaka D. , Goka K., Thawatchai W., Fujiwara K. (2012) Ecological impacts of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami on coastal sand-dune species on Phuket Island, Thailand.. Biodiversity and Conservation, 21 (8), 1971-1985
Floristic variation of beach vegetation caused by the 2011 Tohoku-oki tsunami in northern Tohoku, Japan. Hayasaka D.,Shimada N.(*1),Konno H.(*1),Sudayama H.(*1),Kawanishi M.(*2),Goka K.(*1Iwate Prefectural University,*2Kagoshima University) Hayasaka D., Shimada N., Konno H., Sudayama H., Kawanishi M., Goka K. (2012) Floristic variation of beach vegetation caused by the 2011 Tohoku-oki tsunami in northern Tohoku, Japan.. Ecological Engineering, 44, 227-232

2011

Atmospheric behavior, deposition, and budget of radioactive materials from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in March 2011 Morino Y., Ohara T., Nishizawa M. Morino Y., Ohara T., Nishizawa M. (2011) Atmospheric behavior, deposition, and budget of radioactive materials from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in March 2011. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 38
Dealing with disaster wastess, tsunami deposits, and soil contaminated with salt and radioactivity Endo K. Endo K. (2011) Dealing with disaster wastess, tsunami deposits, and soil contaminated with salt and radioactivity. In: The Japanese Geotechnical Societyed., GEO-HAZARDS DURING EARTHQUAKES AND MITIGATION MEASURES -Lessons and Recommendations from the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake-, The Japanese Geotechnical Society, 60-67

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