Gregory N. Nishihara

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Name
Gregory N. Nishihara
Nickname
gnn
E-mail
gregnagasaki-u.ac.jp
Affiliation
Nagasaki University
Section
Organization for Marine Science and Technology
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Doctor (Fisheries Science)(Kagoshima University), Masters(Kagoshima University), Bachelor of Science (Engineering)(University of Hawaii at Manoa (USA))
Research funding number
40508321
Twitter ID
@nagasakiprof
ORCID ID
0000-0003-2543-1301

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2011
 - 
2012
 Researcher
 

Education

 
 
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1999
Department of Biosystems Engineering, College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, University of Hawaii at Manoa
 
 
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2001
Graduate School, Division of Fisheries, Kagoshima University
 
 
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2004
Science of Fisheries Resource, Graduate School, Division of Agricltural Sciences, Kagoshima University
 
 
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1996
Department of Civil Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Hawaii at Manoa
 

Awards & Honors

 
Apr 2018
Pew Marine Fellow, Pew Charitable Trusts
 
2010
ESPEC Prize for the Encouragement of Environmental Studies
 
2011
The 14th Best Paper Award of the Japanese Society of Phycology
 

Published Papers

 
Borlongan Iris Ann, Maeno Yusuke, Kozono Jumpei, Endo Hikaru, Shimada Satoshi, Nishihara Gregory N., Terada Ryuta
Phycologia   58(3) 300-309   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Borlongan I.A, Nishihara G.N, Shimada S, Terada R.
Phycological Research   67(1) 28-38   2018   [Refereed]
Terada R, Nakazaki Y, Borlongan I.A, Endo H, Nishihara G.N.
Journal of Applied Phycology   30(4) 2533-2538   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Gao W, Kanahara Y, Tatsuno R, Soyano K, Nishihara G.N, Urata C, Takatani T, Arakawa O.
Fisheries Science   84(4) 723-732   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Borlongan I.A, Matsumoto K, Nakazaki Y, Shimada N, Kozono J, Nishihara G.N, Shimada S, Watanabe Y, Terada R.
Phycologia   57(2) 159-168   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Terada R, Matsumoto K, Borlongan I.A, Watanabe Y, Nishihara G.N, Endo H, Shimada S.
Journal of Applied Phycology   30(3) 1893-1904   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Jiang S, Kuwano K, Nishihara G.N, Urata C, Shimoda R, Takatani T, Arakawa O.
Phycological Research   66(1) 68-75   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Hasegawa T, Takatsuki N, Kawabata Y, Kawabe R, Nishihara G.N, Ishimatsu A, Soyano K, Okamura K, Furukawa S, Yamada M, Shimoda M, Kinoshita T, Yamawaki N, Morii Y, Sakakura Y.
Marine Ecology Progress Series   573 101-115   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Borlongan I.A.G, Gerung G.S, Nishihara G.N, Terada R.
Phycological Research   65(1) 69-79   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Borlongan I.A, Nishihara G.N, Shimada S, Terada R.
Journal of Applied Phycology   29(6) 3077-3088   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Tatsuno R, Gao W, Ibi K, Mine T, Okita K, Nishihara G.N, Takatani T, Arakawa O.
Toxicon   130 73-78   May 2017   [Refereed]
Borlongan I.A, Gerung G.S, Kawaguchi S, Nishihara G.N, Terada R.
Journal of Applied Phycology   29(1) 395-404   Feb 2017   [Refereed]
Terada R, Shikada S, Watanabe Y, Nakazaki Y, Matsumoto K, Kozono J, Saino N, Nishihara G.N.
Phycologia   55(2) 178-186   2016   [Refereed]
Hasegawa T, Manda A, Takatsuki N, Kawabata Y, Nishihara G.N, Fujita S, Kawabe R, Yamada M, Kinoshita T, Yamawaki N, Morii Y, Sakakura Y.
Aquaculture Science   64(2) 157-171   2016   [Refereed]
Watanabe Y, Yamada H, Mine T, Kawamura Y, Nishihara G.N, Terada R.
Phycologia   55(6) 665-672   2016   [Refereed]
Terada R, Watanabe Y, Fujimoto M, Tatamidani I, Kokubu S, Nishihara G.N.
Journal of Applied Phycology   28(2) 1255-1263   Apr 2016   [Refereed]
Terada R, Vo T.D, Nishihara G.N, Shioya K, Shimada S, Kawaguchi S.
Journal of Applied Phycology   28(1) 457-467   Feb 2016   [Refereed]
Terada R, Vo T.D, Nishihara G.N, Matsumoto K, Kokubu S, Watanabe Y, Kawaguchi S.
Phycological Research   64(4) 230-240   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Kawabata Y, Nanami A, Yamamoto K, Sato T, Kuwahara K, Koga M, Kawaguchi K, Yamaguchi T, Ohta I, Kawabe R, Nishihara G.N, Yagi M, Soyano K.
Marine Ecology Progress Series   534 149-161   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
Duration of migration and reproduction in males is dependent on energy reserve in a fish forming spawning aggregations (vol 534, pg 149, 2015)
Kawabata Yuuki, Nanami Atsushi, Yamamoto Ken, Sato Taku, Kuwahara Koichi, Koga Megumi, Kawaguchi Kazuhiro, Yamaguchi Tomofumi, Ohta Itaru, Kawabe Ryo, Nishihara Gregory N., Yagi Mitsuharu, Soyano Kiyoshi
MARINE ECOLOGY PROGRESS SERIES   536 281   Sep 2015   [Refereed]
Kawabata Y, Nanami A, Yamamoto K, Sato T, Kuwahara K, Koga M, Kawaguchi K, Yamaguchi T, Ohta I, Kawabe R, Nishihara G.N, Yagi M, Soyano K.
Marine Ecology Progress Series   536 281   2015   [Refereed]
Vo T.D, Nishihara G.N, Kitamura Y, Shimada S, Kawaguchi S, Terada R.
Phycologia   54(1) 24-31   2015   [Refereed]
Kokubu S, Nishihara G.N, Watanabe Y, Tsuchiya Y, Amamo Y, Terada R.
Phycologia   54(3) 235-247   2015   [Refereed]
Fujimoto M, Nishihara G.N, Prathep A, Terada R.
Journal of Applied Phycology   27(3) 1235-1242   Jun 2015   [Refereed]
Nishihara G.N, Yamada C, Kimura R, Terada R.
Phycological Research   63(4) 307-317   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Watanabe Y, Nishihara G.N, Tokunaga S, Terada R.
Phycological Research   62(3) 187-196   Jul 2014   [Refereed]
Kuwano K, Abe N, Nishi Y, Seno H, Nishihara G.N, Iima M, Zachleder V.
Journal of Phycology   50(4) 744-752   Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Fujimoto M, Nitta K, Nishihara G.N, Terada R.
Phycological Research   62(2) 77-85   Apr 2014   [Refereed]
Vo T.D, Nishihara G.N, Shimada S, Watanabe Y, Fujimoto M, Kawaguchi S, Terada R.
Fisheries Science   80(2) 281-291   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Watanabe Y, Nishihara G.N, Tokunaga S, Terada R.
Journal of Applied Phycology   26(6) 1-11   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Kawabata Y, Nishihara G.N, Yamaguchi T, Takebe T, Teruya K, Sato T, Soyano K.
Journal of Fish Biology   85(5) 1757-1765   2014   [Refereed]
Furukawa S, Tsuda Y, Nishihara G.N, Fujioka K, Ohshimo S, Tomoe S, Nakatsuka N, Kimura H, Aoshima T, Kanehara H, Kitagawa T, Chiang W.-C, Nakata H, Kawabe R.
Fisheries Research   149 86-91   Jan 2014   [Refereed]
Tatsuno R, Shikina M, Shirai Y, Wang J, Soyano K, Nishihara G.N, Takatani T, Arakawa O.
Toxicon   65 76-80   Apr 2013   [Refereed]
Kurihara H, Yin R, Nishihara G.N, Soyano K, Ishimatsu A.
Aquatic Biology   18(3) 281-292   2013   [Refereed]
Lideman, Nishihara G.N, Noro T, Terada R.
Journal of Applied Phycology   25(2) 399-406   Apr 2013   [Refereed]
Terada R, Inoue S, Nishihara G.N.
Journal of Applied Phycology   25(6) 1863-1872   Dec 2013   [Refereed]

Misc

 
KAWANO TAKASHI, NISHIHARA GREGORY N., TERADA RYUTA
NIPPON SUISAN GAKKAISHI   78(4) 692-704   Jul 2012
  The phenology and photosynthetic characteristics of a Japanese seagrass Zostera marina were examined from April 2010 to September 2011 at Yamagawa, Ibusuki City, Kagoshima Prefecture, which is near the southern distributional li...
Ryuta Terada, Keita Nakahara, Iris Ann Borlongan, Yuki Watanabe, Takayuki Mine, Tarou Morikawa, Tadamitsu Igari, Hiromi Nishi, Hikaru Endo, Gregory N. Nishihara
Journal of Applied Phycology   31 1251-1257   Apr 2019
© 2018, Springer Nature B.V. The combined effects of irradiance and temperature on photosystem II (PSII) photochemical efficiency were investigated in the microscopic sporophyte and macroscopic gametophyte stages of the cultivated red algae Pyropi...
Rika Fukumoto, Iris Ann Borlongan, Gregory N. Nishihara, Hikaru Endo, Ryuta Terada
Journal of Applied Phycology   31 1259-1270   Apr 2019
© 2018, Springer Nature B.V. The effect of photosynthetically active radiation (PAR) and temperature on the photosynthesis of a temperate Japanese edible brown alga, Cladosiphon umezakii (Chordariaceae, Ectocarpales), from Honshu Island, Japan, wa...
Ryuta Terada, Yuto Nakashima, Iris Ann Borlongan, Hiromori Shimabukuro, Jumpei Kozono, Hikaru Endo, Satoshi Shimada, Gregory N. Nishihara
Phycological Research      Jan 2019
© 2019 Japanese Society of Phycology The effects of irradiance, temperature, thermal- and chilling-light sensitivities on the photosynthesis of a temperate alga, Sargassum macrocarpum (Fucales) were determined by a pulse amplitude modulation (PAM)...
Jumpei Kozono, Gregory N. Nishihara, Hikaru Endo, Ryuta Terada
Phycologia   57 619-629   Sep 2018
© 2018 International Phycological Society. The effect of photosynthetically active radiation (PAR) and temperature on the photosynthesis of an endangered Japanese freshwater red alga, Thorea okadae (Thoreaceae, Thoreales), was determined by using ...
Yutaro Tsuchiya, Gregory N. Nishihara, Ryuta Terada
Nippon Suisan Gakkaishi (Japanese Edition)   78(2) 189-197   Apr 2012
The photosynthetic characteristics of five Sargassum species (Fucales): S. piluliferum, S. patens, S. fusiforme, S. crispifolium and S. alternato-pinnatum, were determined over a range of temperatures (10-36°C) by a dissolved oxygen meter and a pu...
Kazuyoshi Kuwano, Takashi Hashioka, Gregory N. Nishihara, Masafumi Iima
Journal of Phycology   48(2) 394-400   Apr 2012
The present study was designed to develop a technique for crossing and to gain insight into how sexual reproduction contributes to the maintenance of local populations of Ulva compressa L. To examine the durations of gamete motility and conjugatio...
Gregory N. Nishihara, Ryuta Terada
Ecological Research   26(6) 1051-1063   Nov 2011
In coastal marine ecosystems, the environmental stress model (ESM) predicts that the central measures (i.e.,the mean or median) of species richness are highest at intermediate stresses (e.g.,intermediate levels of light and wave exposure). It is n...
Seishiro Furukawa, Ryo Kawabe, Seiji Ohshimo, Ko Fujioka, Gregory N. Nishihara, Yuichi Tsuda, Takashi Aoshima, Hisao Kanehara, Hideaki Nakata
Environmental Biology of Fishes   92(1) 89-99   Sep 2011
Environmental changes influence foraging behavior for most animals. Dolphinfish, Coryphaena hippurus, are epipelagic predators and have a cosmopolitan tropical to warm-temperate (>20°C) distribution. We simultaneously obtained the ambient temperat...
Gregory N. Nishihara, Ryuta Terada, Hiromori Shimabukuro
Phycological Research   59(1) 24-33   Jan 2011
We determined the relationship between the residence times of water within the canopy of the intertidal macroalgae, Sargassum fusiforme (Harvey) Setchell to the energy caused by hydrodynamic mixing. We measured the residence times (t) of fluoresce...
Gregory N. Nishihara, Ryuta Terada
Phycological Research   58(1) 29-34   Jan 2010
The nutrient supply rates within the canopy of the economically important red algal species, Eucheuma serra J. Agardh were determined experimentally in a recirculating flow-chamber. A single individual was placed in the working section of the 2000...
Gregory N. Nishihara, Ryuta Terada
Phycological Research   58(4) 280-292   Jan 2010
Wave exposure is one of the fundamental variables of the coastal environment and many coastal processes are affected by waves and wave-induced water motion. Directly or indirectly, waves affect the lives of many coastal macroalgae and seagrasses. ...
Gregory N. Nishihara, Josef D. Ackerman
Limnology and Oceanography   54(6) 1874-1882   Jan 2009
Hydrodynamic models of mass transport assume that diffusive processes next to the surface limit transport and that there are no biological and chemical processes that control the supply and demand of the scalar. The validity of these assumptions w...
Gregory N. Nishihara, Josef D. Ackerman
Journal of Experimental Biology   210(3) 522-532   Feb 2007
The biology of aquatic organisms determines the maximum rates of physiological processes, but the mass transport of nutrients determines the nominal rates at which these processes occur. Maximum O2 flux (P max) at 17.1 mmol m-3 CO2 was higher for ...
Gregory N. Nishihara, Josef D. Ackerman
Limnology and Oceanography: Methods   5 88-96   Feb 2007
© 2014, by the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography. The mass transfer of scalar quantities (e.g., O2 and nutrients) in aquatic environments is an important and complex process involving diffusion and advection. In a flowing ...
Gregory N. Nishihara, Josef D. Ackerman
Limnology and Oceanography   51(6) 2734-2745   Jan 2006
The combined effects of water velocity (U) and dissolved inorganic carbon (DIC) concentration on photosynthesis rates of Vallisneria americana were investigated. The net photosynthesis rate or O2 flux (J obs) from leaves increased with U from 0.20...
Hiromori Shimabukuro, Ryuta Terada, Jun Sotobayashi, Gregory N. Nishihara, Tadahide Noro
Nippon Suisan Gakkaishi (Japanese Edition)   73(3) 454-460   2006
The seasonal change in biomass and morphology of Sargassum duplicatum Bory (Fucales, Phaeophyceae) was examined during January 2002 to May 2003 at Bandokorobana Park, Kagoshima, Japan, located on the southern coast of the Satsuma Peninsula. A 100-...
Gregory N. Nishihara, Ryuta Terada, Tadahide Noro
Journal of Applied Phycology   17(5) 371-377   Oct 2005
The effects of temperature (20, 24 and 28 °C) and irradiance (15 and 40 μmol photon m-2 s-1) on the nitrate and ammonium uptake rates of the subtropical red alga, Laurencia brongniartii, were investigated to prepare for tank cultivation. Nitrate u...
Gregory N. Nishihara, Ryuta Terada, Tadahide Noro
Journal of Applied Phycology   16(4) 303-308   Aug 2004
Laurencia brongniartii is usually found at depths below 4 m, but can be found in shallow subtidal areas in crevices and on the walls of a coral reef in Amami Oshima Island, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan, where irradiances were significantly lower th...
Gregory N. Nishihara, Yuko Mori, Ryuta Terada, Tadahide Noro
Phycological Research   52(1) 30-37   Jan 2004
The seasonal change in size of Laurencia brongniartii was observed for the year 2002 at Banshobana Park, Satsuma Peninsula and Tsuchihama Beach, Amami Oshima, both in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. Additionally, the vertical distribution of this spe...

Books etc

 
The Fluid Mechanics of Environmental Interfaces
Taylor and Francis   2008   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
The influence of irradiance and water temperature on the growth of 5 species of Gracilaria from Japan
27 Mar 2004   
The effects of irradiance on photosynthesis and growth rates of Laurencia brongniartii J. Agardh (Rhodophyta, Ceramiales) in preparation for cultivation
2004   
Cultivar production and the large scale culture of the genus Laurencia
2004   
Ammonium and nitrate response of Laurencia brongniartii J. Agardh (Rhodophyta, Ceramiales)
2004   
On the determination of the mass transfer in a concentration boundary layer
20 Feb 2006   
The geographic distribution and optimal growth temperatures of 4 species of Gracilaria in Japan
26 Mar 2006   
The influence of water temperature and irradiance on the photosynthesis of 12 species of Sargassum from Kyushu and Okinawa
27 Mar 2006   
Effects of light and temperature on the growth of Sargassum in the Ryukyu Islands and adjacent waters of southern Japan
24 Mar 2007   
Hydrodynamics and the physical ecology of the madagascar lace plant (Aponogeton madagascarensis)
12 Aug 2007   
The physical ecology of fenestrated macrophytes
2 Mar 2008   
Supply rates of dissolved nitrogen and the uptake physiology of marine algae.
21 Mar 2008   
Numerical and experimental model of nutrient transport to the prostrate algae, Eucheuma serra.
26 Mar 2009   
Seasonal changes on swimming beaviour of Dolphin-fish (Coryphaena hippurus) in temperate waters
31 May 2009   
Scalar fluxes through dense Sargassum canopies.
2009   
An experimental study of momentum transport through the canopy of Sargassum piluliferum.
Gregory N. Nishihara
2 Aug 2009   
Phenology of Eckloniopsis radicosa (Laminariaceae) at the southern distributional limit, in relation to climate changes.
N Saino, Gregory N. Nishihara, K. Murasaki, Ryuta Terada
2 Aug 2009   
How long can gametes persist within the canopy of Sargassum fusiforme.
2009   
Toxicity of Palythoa tuberculosa in the Nansei Islands of Japan.
2009   
Vertical movement of dolphinfish (Coryphaena hippurus) in temperate waters.
2009   
Macrophyte photosynthesis is not limited by diffusion of CO2 through the boundary layer
22 Feb 2010   
A preliminary study on the effects of a wave exposure gradient on the species richness of marine macrophytes along the eastern rim of the East China Sea.
26 Apr 2010   

Research Grants & Projects

 
The Pew Charitable Trusts: Pew Marine Fellow
Project Year: 2018 - 2020    Investigator(s): Gregory N. Nishihara
環境変化に対するストレス応答と生産量予測から探る「海の森」の成立と衰退,将来予測
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research B
Project Year: 2016 - 2018    Investigator(s): 寺田 竜太
海洋温暖化が東シナ海に進入する南方性水産有用魚類の回遊行動に及ぼす影響評価
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research B
Project Year: 2016 - 2018    Investigator(s): 河邊 玲
Evaluating the ecosystem productivity of natural seaweed forests
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research C
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): Gregory N. Nishihara
Ecological studies on sulfur bacteria in a hypoxic inner bay with special emphasis on their trophic fate
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research B
Project Year: 2013 - 2015    Investigator(s): 和田 実
The effects of environmental stresses on the photosynthetic efficiency of marine algal communities from the ecotone of temperate and subtropical climates
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research C
Project Year: 2013 - 2015    Investigator(s): 寺田 竜太
Study on reproductive mechanism of groupers: Ecophysiology for resource management
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research B
Project Year: 2011 - 2013    Investigator(s): 征矢野 清
Effect of theenvironmental change on the temperate marine plantscommunities at the southern distributional limit
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research C
Project Year: 2010 - 2012    Investigator(s): 寺田 竜太
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ESPEC Foundation for Global Environment Research and Technology (Charitable Trust)(ESPEC Prize for the Encouragement of Environmental Studies) (Osaka): Charitable Trust
Project Year: 2010 - 2011    Investigator(s): Gregory N. Nishihara
Creating marine forests that can withstand herbivory
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C) Generative Research Fields
Project Year: Jun 2017 - May 2019    Investigator(s): Gregory N. Nishihara