Last updated: Oct 2, 2015 at 03:02
Nihon University
College of Bioresource Sciences, Department of Chemistry and Life Science
Job title
Assistant Professor
Doctor of Agriculture(Kobe University)
Research funding number

Research Areas



Apr 1996
Mar 2000
Depertment of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Faculty of Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Apr 2000
Mar 2002
Department of Environmental Control of Biology, Graduate School, Division of Science and Technology, Kobe University
Apr 2003
Mar 2006
Division of Natural Resource and Energy, Graduate School, Division of National Science and Technology, Kobe University

Published Papers

Effects of humic acids on the sorption and bioavailability of pyrene and 1,2-dihydroxynaphthalene
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   61 113-122   Feb 2015   [Refereed]
Application of aqueous saponin on the remediation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons-contaminated soil
Kobayashi T., Kaminaga H., Navarro, R., Iimura Y.
Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A   47 1138-1145   Feb 2012   [Refereed]
Biodegradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons by Sphingomonas sp. enhanced by water-extractable organic matter from manure compost
Kobayashi T., Murai Y., Tatsumi K., Iimura Y
Science of the Total Environment   407 5805-5810   Nov 2009   [Refereed]
Influence of compost amendment on pyrene availability from artificially spiked soil to two subspecies of Cucurbita pepo
Kobayashi T., Navarro RR., Tatsumi K., Iimura Y.
Science of the Total Environment   404 1-9   Oct 2008   [Refereed]
Removal of carotene-like colored compounds by liquid-liquid extraction during polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons analysis of plant tissue
Kobayashi T., Morimoto K., Tatsumi K
Chemosphere   70 2002-2008   Aug 2008   [Refereed]

Books etc

Liquid-liquid extraction method for the removal of carotene-like colored compounds during PAHs analysis in plant tissues” In: Analysis, Environmental Levels, Bioaccumulation and Fate (Capter I). Ed: M. Morita, Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) Research
Kobayashi T., Morimoto K., Tatsumi K (Part:Joint Work)
Isebu Publishers   Nov 2008   

Conference Activities & Talks

Development of resource recovery technology from plant waste to maintain soil fertility
International Conference on Quaternary Perspectives on Climate Change, Natural Hazards and Civilization   26 Jul 2015   
Effects of soil characteristics on the sorption and toxicity of cadmium
13th International Conference on the Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements   13 Jul 2015   
The effect of humic acid on the acute toxicity of benzo[a]pyrene to algae, Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata.
Proceedings of the International Humic Substances Society.   Sep 2014   
Pedogenic process and chemical properties of acid sulfate soils in the Mekong delta area of Vietnam.
Proceedings of the 20th World Congress of the Soil Science   Jun 2014