Yoshiyuki Fujii

Last updated: May 27, 2014 at 02:47
Yoshiyuki Fujii
National Institute of Polar Research
Job title
Director General
Doctor of Science(Nagoya University), (BLANK)

Research Interests


Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Associate professor, National Institute of Polar Research
- Professor, The Graduate University for Advanced Studies
- Professor, National Institute of Polar Research
Research associate, National Institute of Polar Research


Graduate School, Division of Natural Science, Nagoya University
Faculty of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Published Papers

The lower limit of mountain permafrost in the Russian Altai Mountains.
Fukui, K., Fujii, Y., Mikhailov, N., Ostanin,O., Iwahana,G.,
Permaforest and Peroglacial Processes   DOI:10.1002/ppp585   2007   [Refereed]
Ice-core record of methyi chloride over the last glacial Colocene climate change.
Saito, T., Yokouchi, Y., Aoki, S., Nakazawa, T., Fujii,Y., Watabnabe, O.
Geophys. Res. Lett.   34, L03801, doi:10.-1029/2006GL028090   2007   [Refereed]
A method for determination of methyle chloride concentration in air trapped in ice cores.
Saito, T., Yokouchi, Y., Aoki, S., Nakazawa, T., Fujii, Y., Watanabe, O.
Chemosphere   63, 1209-1212   2006   [Refereed]
Convective Mixing of Air in Firn at Four Polar Sites.
Kawamura, K., Severinghaus, J. P., Ishidoya, S., Sugawara, S., Hashida, G., Motoyama, H., Fujii, Y., Aoki, S., Nakazawa, T.
Earth and Planetary Science Letters   244, 672-682   2006   [Refereed]
Stratigraphic analysis of Dome Fuji Antarctica ice core using an optical scanner.
Takata, M., Iizuka, Y., Hondoh, T., Fujita, S., Fujii, Y., Shoji, H.
Annals of Glaciology   39, 467-472   2005   [Refereed]
High-time-resolution profile of a Dome Fuji (Antarctica) ice core.
Iizuka, Y., Takata, M., Hondoh, T., Fujii, Y.
Annals of Glaciology   39, 452-456   2005   [Refereed]
Concentrations, deposition rates and source variations of n-alkanes in Sofiyskiy Glacier, Russian Altai Mountains.
Miyake, T., Nakazawa, F., Kohno, M., Uetake, J., Suzuki, K., Kameda, T., Fujii, Y., Nakawo, M., Ohta, K.
Bulletin of Glaciological Research   22, 81-87   2005   [Refereed]
Chemical characteristics in a 22-m ice core on the Belukha Glacierr, Russia.
Iizuka, Y., Fujita, K., Matoba, S., Fujii, Y., Matsuki, K., Kohno, M., Aizen, V.B.
Polar Meteorology and Glaciology   18, 114-120   2004   [Refereed]
Periodicties of paleo-climate records extracted from the Dome Fuji deep core.
Satow, K., Watanabe, O., Fujii, Y., Kamiyama, K., Motoyama, H., Furukawa, T., Igarashi, M., Kanamori, S.
Polar Meteorology and Glaciology   18, 114-120   2004   [Refereed]
Application of pollen analysis to dating of ice cores from lower latitude galciers.
Nakazawa, F., Fujita, K., Uetake, J., Kohno, M., Fujiki, T., Arkhipov, S.M., Kameda, T., Suzuki, K., Fujii, Y.
Journal of Geophysical Research   109, F4, F04001, doi:10.-1029/2004JF000125   2004   [Refereed]


6000-year climate records in an ice core from the Hoghetta ice dome in northern Spitsbergen. (共著)
Annals of Glaciology   14 85-89   1990
Changes in glaciers in Hidden Valley, Mukut Himal, Nepal Himalayas, from 1974 to 1994. (共著)
Journal of Glaciology   145 583-588   1997
Permafrost at the summit of Mt. Fuji. Japan. (共著)
Nature   230(5295) 521   1971
Distribution of alpine permafrost in the Northern Hemisphere and its relation to air temperature. (共著)
Proc. Third lntl. Conference on Permafrost, Natl. Res. Council of Canada   366-371   1978

Books etc

Glacier, Glaciological textbook series 4
Cimate and Glaciers in the Himalaya
Antarctic Science, Series 4, snow and ice
Observations: Changes in Snow, Ice and Frozen Ground Climate Change 2007: The Physical Science Basis. Contribution of Working Group I to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Conference Activities & Talks

A 320 k-year ice core record of dust flux at Dome Fuji, Antarctica and reconstruction of wind speed. [Invited]
Fujii, Y.
Workshop on Antarctic ice-sheet dynamics and climatic change: Modelling and Ice Composition Studies. 6-7 April, 2004, Brussel.   2004   
Past volcanic signals recorded in polar ice cores. [Invited]
Fujii, Y. and Kohno, M.
The Second Kagi21(Kyoto University Active Geosphere Investigation for the 21st Century) International Symposium, Beppu, 2 November, 2004, Japan.   2004   
NAO and AO signals recorded in Greenland and Svalbard ice cores. [Invited]
Fujii, Y., Kamiyama, K., Motoyama, H., Azuma, K., Igarashi, M., Shoji, H., Kameda, T., H. Narita and O. Watanabe
International Workshop on The ILTS Research Project "Atmosphere-Biosphere-Cryosphere Interactions in the Cold Terrestrial Region, 4-5 December, 2001, Sapporo.   2001   
Climate change in Holocene reconstructed in Mizuho and Dome F ice cores. [Invited]
Fujii, Y. and Watanabe, O.
PAGES/NSF Workshop on High-Resolution Climate Variability of the Holocene, October, Avignon, France.   2000   
Stable Isotopic and Chemical Profiles of Dome Fuji core.
Watanabe, O., Kanamori, N., Kamiyama, K., Fujii, Y., Motoyama, H.,, Furukawa, T., Goto-Azuma,K., Igarasi, M., Takata, M., Nakawo, M., Yoshida, N.
International Symposium on the Dome Fuji Ice Core and Related Topics, 27-28 Feb., Tokyo.   2001   


The 18th Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition
1976 - 1978
The 25th Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition
1983 - 1985
The 32nd Japanese antarctic Research Expedition
1990 - 1992
Study on deep ice core from Dome Fuji, Antarctica
Study on climate and environment in the Arctic

Research Grants & Projects

Study on global climate change
Study on change in cryosphere
Study on Volcanism and its climatological linkage