Shichi Koji

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Shichi Koji
Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute
Department of Forest Site Environment
Job title
Chief Researcher
Doctor of Agriculture(Kyoto Prefectural University)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Researcher of Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute of Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.
Researcher of Tohoku Research Center, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute
- Senior Researher of Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute


Faculty of Agriculture, Nagoya University

Published Papers

Koji Shichi, Hikaru Takahara, Yoshitaka Hase, Takahiro Watanabe, Fumiko W. Nara, Toshio Nakamura, Yukinori Tani, Takayoshi Kawai
Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology   375 70-82   Apr 2013   [Refereed]
池田 重人, 志知 幸治, 岡本 透
Japanese journal of historical botany   20(2) 71-82   Sep 2011
Hashimoto T., Miura S., Ikeda S., Shichi K.
To measure spatial variation in soil CO_2 efflux in a secondary beech forest in northern Japan, we took measurements five times over two years at 49 sampling points in a 35m×35m grid using a closed chamber method. There were relatively large varia...
Ito Eriko, Yoshinaga Shuichiro, Ohnuki Yasuhiro, Shichi Koji, Matsumoto Yoosuke, Taoda Hiroshi
Japanese journal of forest environment   44(2) 37-43   Dec 2002
The purpose of this study was to clarify the effect of soil factors on the decline of Clyptomeria japonica in Kanto plains. Soil features, such as parent material, types of deposition, soil texture, bulk density(soil depth: 0-8, 8-16 cm), porosity...


Koji Shichi, Hikaru Takahara, Sergey K. Krivonogov, Elena V. Bezrukova, Kenji Kashiwaya, Akihide Takehara, Toshio Nakamura
Quaternary International   205(1-2) 98-110   2009
Vegetation and climate change during MIS 11 in southeastern Siberia based on pollen records from Lake Baikal sediment
Koji Shichi, Hikaru Takahara, Kimiyasu Kawamuro
Japanese Journal of Palynology   55(1) 3-14   2009
Koji Shichi, Kimiyasu Kawamuro, Hikaru Takahara, Yoshitaka Hase, Takeshi Maki and Norio Miyoshi
Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology   248(3-4) 357-375   2007
Journal of the Japanese Forest Society
Shichi. K., Hashimoto, T., Miura, S., Aizawa, S., Ikeda, S.   87(4) 340-350   2005
MIYOSHI Norio, KATAOKA Hiroko, SHICHI Koji, ODA Takefumi, TAKAHARA Hikaru, HASE Yoshitaka, KAWAMURO Kimiyasu, BEZRUKOVA E. V.
The Quat. Res.   41(3) 171-184   Jun 2002
Lake Baikal, situated in southeastern Siberia, Russia, is the oldest and deepest freshwater lake in the world. During February-March 1996, long-bore drilling to the bottom depth of 300m was done in order to investigate the palaeolimnological recor...

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(B))
Project Year: 2008 - 2010    Investigator(s): Koji SHICHI
To introduce stomata analysis into Japanese sediments for the first time, the stomata key was prepared based on stomata observation of conifer distributed in Japan and the stomata analysis was applied using sediments from the area dominated by con...
Vegetation history and environmental change on the Lake Baikal Basin
Project Year: 1996   
Streamwater Quality in a Forested Inland Basin in Tohoku, Northern Japan
Project Year: 2001