Kazuya Shimizu

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Name
Kazuya Shimizu
Affiliation
University of Tsukuba
Section
Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences
Degree
Ph.D
Research funding number
10581613

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Mar 2017
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, University of Tsukuba
 
Apr 2016
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Feb 2017
Associate Professor, Department of Life Sciences, Toyo University
 
Apr 2013
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Mar 2016
Senior Assistant Professor, Department of Life Sciences, Toyo University
 
Apr 2010
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Mar 2013
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Life Sciences, Toyo University
 
Oct 2009
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Mar 2010
Researcher, Sun Care Fuels Corporation
 

Awards & Honors

 
Nov 2011
Impact of nitrification inhibitor on nitrogen removal and related enzyme activities during soil infiltration treatment of domestic wastewater, Best Article Award, Japanese Society of Water Treatment Bioogy
Winner: Lei Zhongfang, Huang Yingen, Shimizu Kazuya, and Zhang Zhenya
 
Mar 2009
Award, Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba
 
Oct 2008
Best Poster Presentation, 1st Japan-China Graduated Student Forum
 
 
Development of bio-fence for water purification of aquaculture ponds, Best Paper Award, International Conference on Interdisciplinary Research and Development in ASEAN Universities 2012
Winner: Tomoaki Itayama, Xueying Bi, Norio Iwami, Kazuya Shimizu, Chunyan Liu, Dong Xia, Redel Gutierrez, and Niwooti Whangchai
 

Published Papers

 
Removal of Microcystis aeruginosa cells and microcystin-LR using ceramic carrier in a continuous flow bioreactor
Kazuya Shimizu, Motoo Utsumi, Kunihiro Okano, Tomoaki Itayama, Norio Iwami, Hideaki Maseda, Hiroyuki Kinohira, Jieming Li, Yuhei Inamori, Zhenya Zhang, and Norio Sugiura
Japanese Journal of Water Treatment Biology   52 35-43   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Microcystin accumulation and biochemical responses in the edible clam Corbicula leana P. exposed to cyanobacterial crude extract
Thanh-Luu Pham, Kazuya Shimizu, Ayako Kanazawa, Yu Gao, Thanh-Son Dao, Motoo Utsumi
Journal of Environmental Science   44 120-130   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Influences of metal ions on microcystin-LR degradation capacity and dynamics in microbial distribution of biofilm collected from water treatment plant nearby Kasumigaura Lake
Xi Wang, Motoo Utsumi, Yu Gao, Qintong Li, Xiaowei Tian, Kazuya Shimizu, and Norio Sugiura
Chemosphere   147 230-238   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Whole-genome sequence of the microcystin-degrading bacterium Sphingopyxis sp. C-1
Kunihiro Okano, Kazuya Shimizu, Hideaki Maseda, Yukio Kawauchi, Motoo Utsumi, Tomoaki Itayama, Zhenya Zhang, and Norio Sugiura
Genome announcement   3 e00838-15   Jul 2015   [Refereed]
Microcystin uptake and biochemical responses in the freshwater clam Corbicula leana P. exposed to toxic and non-toxic Microcystis aeruginosa
Thanh-Luu Pham, Kazuya Shimizu, Son T. Dao, Lan-Chi Do-Hong, and Motoo Utsumi
Toxicology Reports   2 88-98   Feb 2015   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Finding of Microcystin-degrading bacterium and Elucidation of Its Degradation Mechanism
Kazuya Shimizu, Kunihiro Okano, Hideaki Maseda, Tomoaki Itayama, Yukio Kawauchi, Motoo Utsumi, Zhenya Zhang and Norio Sugiura
13th World Lake Conference   Nov 2009   
Effect of Cyclic Microcystin and Its Degradation Products on Transcription of the Gene Encoding Microcystin Degrading Enzyme
Kazuya Shimizu, Kunihiro Okano, Takashi Amemiya, Hideaki Maseda, Motoo Utsumi, Norio Sugiura
1st Japan-China Graduated Student Forum   Oct 2008   
Effect of Cyclic Microcystin and Its Degradation Products on Transcription of the Gene Encoding Microcystin Degrading Enzyme
Kazuya Shimizu, Kunihiro Okano, Hideaki Maseda, Takashi Amemiya, Motoo Utsumi and Norio Sugiura
The 12th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology   Aug 2008   

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Education

 
Apr 2006
 - 
Mar 2009
Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba
 
Apr 2004
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Mar 2006
University of Tsukuba
 
Apr 1999
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Mar 2003
Nihon University