Tsuyoshi Watanabe

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Tsuyoshi Watanabe
Hokkaido University

Research Areas


Awards & Honors

Kawaguchi Award, Japanese Coral Reef Society
Young scientist Award, Geochemical society of Japan

Published Papers

Reconstruction of anthropogenic 129I temporal variation in the Japan Sea using a coral core sample
Sakaguchi, A., Inada, R., Sasa, K., Matsunaka, T., Hosoya, S., Takahashi, T., Honda, M., Yamano, H., Sasaki, K., Yamasaki, S., Watanabe, T., Sueki, K.
Marine Environmental Research   142 91-99   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Taro Komagoe, Tsuyoshi Watanabe, Kotaro Shirai, Atsuko Yamazaki, Mitsuo Uematu
Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences   123(5) 1460   May 2018   [Refereed]
Oman coral δ18O seawater record suggests that Western Indian Ocean upwelling uncouples from the Indian Ocean Dipole during the global-warming hiatus
Watanabe, T.K., Watanabe, T., Yamazaki, A., Pfeiffer, M., Claereboudt, M. R.
Scientific Reports   accepted    2018   [Refereed]
Mekong River discharge and the East Asian monsoon recorded by a coral geochemicall record from Con Dao Island, Vietnam
Phan, T. T., Yamazaki, A., Chiang, H. W., Shen, C. C., Doan, L. M., Watanabe, T.
Geochemial Journal   accepted    2018   [Refereed]
Watanabe, T., Watanabe, T. K., Yamazaki, A., Yoneta, S., Sowa K., Sinniger, F.,‏ Eyal, G., Loya, Y., Harii, S.
Coral Reefs of the World Series: Mesophotic Coral Ecosystems   12    2018   [Refereed]
Nomura, T., Sakaguchi, A., Steierc, P., Eigl, R., Yamakawa, A., Watanabe, TK., Sasaki, K., Watanabe, T., Golser, R., Takahashi, Y., Yamano, H.
Marine Chemistry      2017   [Refereed]
Shibano, Y., Takahata, K., Kawano, J., Watanabe, T., Enomoto, D., Kagi, H., Kamiya, N., Yamamoto, J.
Journal of Raman Spectroscopy      2017   [Refereed]
Watanabe, T.K., Watanabe, T., Yamazaki, A., Pfeiffer, M., Garbe-Schönberg, D., Claereboudt, M. R.
Scientific Reports      2017   [Refereed]
Kajita, H., Yamazaki, A., Watanabe, TK., Wu, C. C., Shen, C. C., Watanabe, T.
Geochemical Journal      2017   [Refereed]
Agbaje, O., Wirth, R., Morales, L., Shirai, K., Kosnik, M., Watanabe, T., Jacob, Dorrit.
Royal Society Open Science      2017   [Refereed]
Motai,S., Kawano,J., Nagai,T., Sowa,K., and Watanabe,T.
European Journal of Mineralogy      2016   [Refereed]
Mitsuguci, T., Hirota, M., Paleo Labo AMS Dating Group, Yamazaki, A., Watanabe, T., Yamano, H.
Geo-Marine Letters      2016   [Refereed]
Yamazaki, A., Watanabe, T., Tsunogai, U., Iwase, F., Yamano, H.
Paleooceanography      2016   [Refereed]
Tanaka, K., Holcomb M., Takahashi, A., Kurihara, H., Asami, R., Shinjo, R., *Sowa, K., Rankenburg, K., Watanabe, T., McCulloch, M.
Coral Reefs      2015   [Refereed]
Hori, M., Sano,Y., Ishida, A., Takahata, N.,Shirai, K., Watanabe,T.
Scientific Reports      2015   [Refereed]
Sakaguchi,A., Nomura,T.,Steier,P., Gloser,R., Sasaki,K.,Watanabe,T., Nakakuki,T., Takahashi,Y., Yamano,H.
Journal of Geophysical Research      2015   [Refereed]
A., Yamazaki, T., Watanabe, U., Tsunogai, H., Hasegawa, H., Yamano
Coral Reefs      2014   [Refereed]
Inoue, M., Ishikawa, D., *Miyaji, T., *Yamazaki, A., Suzuki, A., Yamano, H., Kawahata, H., Watanabe, T.
Coral Reefs   33(2) 363-373   2014   [Refereed]
Sowa K, Watanabe T, Kan H, Yamano H
PloS one   9 e88790   2014   [Refereed]
Ohmori, K., Watanabe, T., Tanimizu, M., Shirai, K.
Geology   42 287-290   2014   [Refereed]
Seo, I., Lee, Y.I., Watanabe, T., Yamano, H., Shimamura, M. Yoo, C.M. Hyeong, K.
Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems      2013   [Refereed]
Nagata, S., Sugihara, K., Irino, T., Watanabe, T., Hiroya Yamano, H.
Journal of the Japanese Coral Reef Society   15 37-56   2013   [Refereed]
*Yamazaki, A. Watanabe, T., Takahata, N., Sano, Y., Tsunogai, U.
Chemical Geology   351 276-280   2013   [Refereed]
*Sowa, K., Watanabe, T., *Nakamura, T., Sakai, S., Sakamoto, T.
JAMSTEC Report of Research and Development   16 31-19   2012   [Refereed]
Motai, S. Nagai, T. *Sowa, K. Watanabe, T. Sakamoto, N. Yurimoto, H. Kawano, J.
Journal of Structural Biology   180((3)) 389-93   2012   [Refereed]
Shirai, K., *Sowa, K., Watanabe, T., Sano, Y., Nakamura, T., Clode, P.
Journal of Structural Biology   180(1) 47-56   2012   [Refereed]
Yamano, H., Sugihara, K., Watanabe, T., *Shimamura, M., Hyeong, K
Geology   40(9) 835   2012   [Refereed]
Y. Sano, S. Kobayashi, K. Shirai, N. Takahata, K. Matsumoto, T. Watanabe, K. Sowa, and K. Iwai
Nature communication   doi: 10.1038/ncommc1763頁   2012   [Refereed]
*Watanabe, T., Suzuki, A., Minobe, S., Kawashima, T., Kameo, K., Minoshima, K., Aguilar, Y.M., Wani, R., Kawahata, H., Sowa, K., Nagai, T., Kase, T.
Nature   471(7337) 209-211   Mar 2011   [Refereed]
δ15N in reef coral skeletons as a proxy of tropical nutrient dynamics
Yamazaki, A., T. Watanabe, and U. Tsunogai
Geophysical Research Letters   doi:10.1029/2011GL049053頁   2011   [Refereed]
Yamazaki, A., T. Watanabe, N. Ogawa, N. Ohkouchi, K. Shirai, M. Toratani, and M. Uematsu
Journal of Geophysical Research   doi:10.1029/2011JG001697頁   2011   [Refereed]
Sowa, K., Watanabe, T., Shimamura, M., Sakamoto, T., Nagao, S.
Journal of the Japanese Coral Reef Society   12 1-15   Dec 2010   [Refereed]
Opposed trend of skeletal carbon isotopic ratios found in two different coral species collected from the same site: Genus-dependent responses
Shimamura, M., Hyeong, K., Watanabe, T., Irino, T., Yoo, C. M., Kim, W. S.
Proceedings of the Eleventh International Coral Reef Symposium 2008   87-91   2010   [Refereed]
Mineral phase of COCs and fibers in coral skeletons.
Sowa, K., Watanabe, T., Motai, S., Seto, Y., Nagai, T.
Proceedings of the Eleventh International Coral Reef Symposium 2008   72-75   2010   [Refereed]
Oxygen and carbon isotopic compositions in Favia coral skeletons from the northernmost coral reef
Watanabe, T., Shimamura, M., and Yamano, H.
Journal of the Japanese Coral Reef Society   11 1-8   2009   [Refereed]
Reconstructing palaeoenvironments of temperate regions based on high latitude corals at Tatsukushi Bay in Japan
Yamazaki, A., Watanabe, T., Sowa, K., Nakachi, S., Yamano, H., and Iwase, F.
Journal of the Japanese Coral Reef Society   11 1-17   2009   [Refereed]
Investigation on coral necrosis in massive Porites colony in the Ishigaki Island, Japan deduced from the d18O, d13C and MnCa ratios.
Kawashima, T., Watanabe, T., Shirai, K., Maekawa, S., Irino, T., Sano, Y.
Chikyukagaku (Geochemistry)   43巻 35-42   2009   [Refereed]
Sowa, K., Watanabe, T., Suzuki, N.
Chikyukagaku (Geochemistry)   42 55-67   2008   [Refereed]
Shirai, K., Kawashima, T., Sowa, K., Watanabe, T., Nakamori, T., Takahata, N., Amakawa, H., Sano, Y.
Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta   72(22) 5386-5400   2008   [Refereed]
Evaluation of Jeju/Tsushima Hermatypic Corals as Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Recorders
Hyeong, K., Shimamura, M., Watanabe, T., Yamano, H., Sugihara, K., Kim, J.
Ocean and Polar Research   30巻((3)号) 351-359   2008   [Refereed]
High resolution stable isotope records of sclreractinian corals near Ishigaki Island: Their implication as a potential paleoclimatic recorder in middle latitude regions
Shimamura, M., Hyeong, K., Yoo, C. M., Watanabe, T., Irino, T., Jung, H. S.
Geosciences Journal   12(1) 25-31   2008   [Refereed]
Kitamura, A., Yamamoto, N., Kase, T., Ohashi, S., Hiramoto, M., Fukusawa, H., Watanabe, T., Irino, T., Kojitani, H., Shimamura, M., and Kawakami, I.
Global and Planetary changes,   55 301-316   2007   [Refereed]
地球化学   40(3) 221-229   Aug 2006
Reef-building corals are distributed in the tropical and sub-tropical oceans and can be found as fossils in a significant fraction of the geologic record extending back to the middle Triassic. Their skeletons continuously grow up to one of the lar...
Watanabe, T., Juillet-Leclerc, A., Cuif, J. P., Rollion-Bard, C., Dauphin, Y., Reynaud, S.
ELSEVIER OCEANOGRAPHY SERIES   239-254   2006   [Refereed]
Watanabe, T., Reynaud, S., Cuif, J. P., and Dauphin, Y.
Paleontological Research,   10(4) 359-374   2006   [Refereed]
Shirai K., Kusakabe M., Nakai S., Ishii T., Watanabe T., Hiyagon H., Sano Y.
Chemical Geology   224(4) 212-222   2005   [Refereed]
Tsuyoshi Watanabe, Anne Juillet-Leclerc, Jean-Pierre Cuif, Anders Meibom, Yannicke Dauphin ,Yuji Sano
Geochemistry   38 29-43   2004   [Refereed]
Tsuyoshi Watanabe, Anne Juillet-Leclerc, Jean-Pierre Cuif, Anders Meibom, Yannicke Dauphin ,Yuji Sano
Geochemistry   38 255-264   2004   [Refereed]
Strong biological control over the magnesium distribution in scleractinian corals
Meibom, A., Cuif J-P, Hillion, F., Constantz, B. R. Juillet-Leclerc, A. Dauphin, Y. Watanabe, T, Dunbar, R. B.
Geophysical research Letters   31 doi:10.1029/2004GL021313頁   2004   [Refereed]


The Impact Enormous Volcanic Eruptions, Tsunamis and the Coldest Period of the Little Ice Age Had on the Ainu III
Soeda, Y., Aono, T., Mitani, T., Nagaya, Y., Kanno, N., Matuda, K., Nakamura, K., Sugiyama, S., Shibutani, A., Miyaji, T., Kohno, N., Watanabe, T.
Bulletin of Hokkaido Museum   3 119-132   2018
Seasonal reconstruction of East Asian Monsoon variability during Mid- to Late Holocene transition deduced from fossil corals in Kikai Island, Japan
The high-resolution coral records from Con Dao Island, Viet Nam: Impacts of East Asian monsoon to Mekong River discharge and flood events
Coral research helps predict the future
Watanabe, T., Yamazaki, A.
Impact   December 2017(December 2017) 65-67   Dec 2017
MOTAI Satoko, NAGAI Takaya, SOWA Kohki, WATANABE Tsuyoshi
2011(0)    Sep 2011

Books etc

Coral Reef Science-Strategy for Ecosystem Symbiosis and Coexistence with Humans under Multiple Stresses
Tsuyoshi Watanabe (Part:Joint Work)
Springer Japan   2016   
Umibouzu Hunters-The story of a long-lived coral-
Watanabe, T., Kogame, I., Yamazaki, A., and Grove-Ogier, J.
SOGO printing   2014   
Global Climate Change and Response of Carbon Cycle in the Equatorial Pacific and Indian Oceans and adjacent landmasses
Watanabe, T, Juillet-Leclerc, A., Cuif, J.-P. Rollion-Bard, C., Dauphin, Y., and Reynaud, S. (Part:Joint Work, Recent advances in coral biomineralization with implications for paleo-climatology: a brief overview)
ELSEVIER   2006   

Conference Activities & Talks

The impact enormous volcanic eruptions, tsunamis and the Little Ice Age had on the AinuⅡ
Soeda, Y., Sugiyama, S., Nakamura, K., Miyaji, T., Watanabe, T., Khono, N., Aono,T.
Jul 2018   
Geochemical Approaches to Evaluate Environmental Changes on Mesophotic Corals [Invited]
Tsuyoshi Watanabe
Gordon Research Conference   21 Jun 2018   
Fast zooxanthellate coral growth rate at mesophotic depths [Invited]
Kahng, S., Watanabe, T., Hsun-Ming Hu, Watanabe, T.K., Chuan-Chou Shen
Gordon Research Conference   Jun 2018   
Survival strategy of mesophotic Porites corals inferred from sclerochronology and geochemistry [Invited]
Yamazaki, A., Watanabe, T., Watanabe, T.K., Sinniger, F., Tsunogai, U., Harii, S.
Gordon Research Conference   Jun 2018   
Geochemistry of deep sea corals in Hawaii
Kahng, S., Watanabe, T., Shen, C-C., Duenas, L., Parrish, F.
Deep Sea Coral Research and Technology Program: Pacific Islands Deep-Sea Coral and Sponge 3-Year Research Wrap-Up Workshop   23 May 2018   

Research Grants & Projects

The impacts of short term climate variability on Neanderthal - Homo sapiens replacement deduced from coral records
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Fund for the Promotion of Joint International Research (Fostering Joint International Research)
Project Year: 2016 - 2019    Investigator(s): Tsuyoshi Watanabe
The impacts of short term climate variability on Neanderthal - Homo sapiens replacement deduced from coral records
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: 2015 - 2018    Investigator(s): Tsuyoshi Watanabe
High-resolution climate reconstruction and understanding marine biological adaptation: analogue for warming future
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Scientific Research (A) Overseas Academic Research)
Project Year: 2013 - 2018    Investigator(s): Tsuyoshi Watanabe
Reconstruction of Kuroshio current during last 100 years using coral nutrient proxy
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: 2012 - 2014    Investigator(s): Tsuyoshi Watanabe
Multiple approaches for understanding earth environmental changes using biogenetic carbonates
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Strategic Young Researcher Overseas Visits Program for Accelerating Brain Circulation
Project Year: 2011 - 2014    Investigator(s): Tsuyoshi Watanabe