Chiho Sukigara

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Chiho Sukigara
Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Sep 2017
Specially Appointed Assistant Professor, Center for Marine Research and Operation, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology
Apr 2016
Aug 2017
Specially Appointed Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Environment, Nagoya University
Jan 2010
Mar 2016
Researcher, Hydrospheric-Atmospheric Research Center, Nagoya University
Apr 2006
Dec 2009
Researcher, Graduate School of Science, Tohoku University


Apr 1998
Mar 2006
Division of Earth and Environmental Science, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University
Apr 1994
Mar 1998
Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Kyushu University

Awards & Honors

The Hidaka Outstanding-Publication Award, The Oceanographic Society of Japan

Published Papers

Interannual changes in summer phytoplankton community composition in relation to water mass variability in the East China Sea
Q. Xu, C. Sukigara, J. I. Goes, H. R. Gomes, Y. Zhu, S. Wang, A. Shen, E. R. Maúre, T. Matsuno, Y. Watanabe, S. Yoo, J. Ishizaka
Journal of Oceanography   75(1) 61-79   2019   [Refereed]
Impacts of the Changjiang diluted water on sinking processes of particulate organic matters in the East China Sea
C. Sukigara, Y. Mino, S. C. Tripathy, J. Ishizaka, and T. Matsuno
Continental Shelf Research   151 84-93   2017   [Refereed]
Mesoscale eddies control the timing of spring phytoplankton blooms: a case study in the Japan Sea.
E. Maúre, J. Ishizaka, C. Sukigara, Y. Mino, H. Aiki, T. Matsuno, H. Tomita, J. Goes, and H. R. Gomes
Geophysical Research Letters   44(11) 11115-11124   2017   [Refereed]
Relationship between light, community composition and the electron requirement for carbon fixation in natural phytoplankton
Y. Zhu, J. Ishizaka, S. T. Tripathy, S. Wang, C. Sukigara, J. Goes, T. Matsuno, and D. J. Suggett
Marin Ecology Progress Series   580 83-100   2017   [Refereed]
Comparison of carbon cycle between the western Pacific subarctic and subtropical time-series stations: highlights of the K2S1 project
M. C. Honda, M. Wakita, K. Matsumoto, T. Fujiki, E. Siswanto, K. Sasaoka, H. Kawakami, Y. Mino, C. Sukigara, M. Kitamura, Y. Sasai, S. L. Smith, T. Hashioka, C. Yoshikawa, K. Kimoto, S. Watanabe, T. Kobari, T. Nagata, K. Hamasaki, R. Kaneko, M. Uchiyama, H. Fukuda, O. Abe, and T. Saino
Journal of Oceanography   73 647-667   2017   [Refereed]
A role of vertical mixing on nutrient supply into the subsurface chlorophyll maximum in the shelf region of the East China Sea
K. Lee, T. Matsuno, T. Endoh, J. Ishizaka, Y. Zhu, S. Takeda, and C. Sukigara
Continental Shelf Research   143 139-150   2017   [Refereed]
Seasonal Variations in the nitrogen isotopic composition of settling particles at station K2 in the western subarctic North Pacific
Y. Mino, C. Sukigara, M.C. Honda, H. Kawakami, K. Matsumoto, M. Wakita, M. Kitamura, T. Fujiki, K. Sasaoka, O. Abe, J. Kaiser, and T. Saino
Journal of Oceanography   72 819-836   2016   [Refereed]
Biological organic carbon export estimated from the annual carbon budget observed in the surface waters of the western subarctic and subtropical North Pacific Ocean from 2004 to 2013
M. Wakita, M. C. Honda, K. Matsumoto, T. Fujiki, H. Kawakami, S. Yasunaka, Y. Sasai, C. Sukigara, M. Uchimiya, M. Kitamura, T. Kobari, Y. Mino, A. Nagano, S. Watanabe, and T. Saino
Journal of Oceanography   72 665-685   2016   [Refereed]
Primary productivity at the time-series stations in the northwestern Pacific Ocean: is the subtropical station unproductive?
K. Matsumoto, O. Abe, T. Fujiki, C. Sukigara, and Y. Mino,
Journal of Oceanography   72 359-371   2016   [Refereed]
Comparison of sinking particles in the upper 200 m between subarctic station K2 and subtropical station S1 based on drifting sediment trap experiments
M. C. Honda, H. Kawakami, K. Matsumoto, M. Wakita, T. Fujiki, Y. Mino, C. Sukigara, T. Kobari, M. Uchiyama, R. Kaneko, and T. Saino
Journal of Oceanography   72 373-386   2016   [Refereed]