KAWAKAMI Shin-ichi

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Name
KAWAKAMI Shin-ichi
Affiliation
Gifu Shotoku Gakuen University
Section
Faculty of Education
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Research Areas

 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
 
   
 
Gifu University Faculty of Education
 
1985
 - 
1987
JSPS Fellowship(PD)
 
1987
 - 
1993
GIFU UNIVERSITY, Research Assistant
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1985
Graduate School, Division of Natural Science, Nagoya University
 
 
 - 
1980
Faculty of Science, Nagoya University
 

Misc

 
N. Katsuta, I. Shimizu, H. Helmstaedt, M. Takano, S. Kawakami, M. Kumazawa
Journal of Metamorphic Geology   30 457-472   Jun 2012
The Archean (2.8Ga) Banded Iron Formation (BIF) of the Bell Lake region of Yellowknife greenstone belt, Canada is recrystallized to metamorphic assemblages of the amphibolite facies. This BIF is characterized by centimetre-scale Fe-rich and Si-ric...
B. Tojo, N. Katsuta, M. Takano, S. Kawakami, T. Ohno
Geological Society Special Publication   286 103-113   Dec 2007
The lower cap carbonate (Rasthof Formation) overlies Neoproterozoic glacial deposits (Chuos Formation) and is exposed in the Khowarib-Warmquelle area in Northern Namibia. The basal 14.2 m part of the Rasthof Formation (total about 220 m) consists ...
N. Katsuta, B. Tojo, M. Takano, H. Yoshioka, S. Kawakami, T. Ohno, M. Kumazawa
Geological Society Special Publication   286 27-34   Dec 2007
Environmental changes were flagged by lamination within Precambrian sedimentary rocks sequences using a high-resolution method. A continuous sample was collected and embedded in epoxy resin to form sample plates in order to investigate 2D laminati...
B. Tojo, R. Saito, S. Kawakami, T. Ohno
Geological Society Special Publication   286 399-404   Dec 2007
Vendobiont type fossils are characterized by possessing 'gliding symmetry', in which quilts of the different vanes consisting the body of the Vendobionta meet along the seam with small offset. Because two, three or more vanes are joined along this...
Shin Yabushita, Shin Yabushita, Shin Ichi Kawakami
Fullerenes Nanotubes and Carbon Nanostructures   15 127-133   Mar 2007
Measurement has been made of Ir content in samples collected from lower Triassic layer in Gifu, central Japan, rich in fullerenes, in order to investigate if they are correlated with extraterrestrial events. The coincidence gamma ray measurement m...

Books etc

 
Numerical simulation of collisional accretion process of the carth
Proc. 19th Lunor Planetary Science conference   1989   
Decoding Earth Evolution through Rhythm
Univ Tokyo Press.   1995   
Principles of Earth Evolution
Iwanami shoten   1998   
Imidas 1999
Shueisha   1999   
Coevolution of Life and the Earth
NHK books   2000   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2011 - 2013    Investigator(s): Shin-ichi KAWAKAMI
Field study of lichens occurring in Gifu Prefecture has been performed. About 150 genera and 350 species have been identified. The web site of lichen database showing photos of habitats and microscope images has been developed. High school student...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2008 - 2010    Investigator(s): Shinichi KAWAKAMI
The purpose of this study is to propose new educational activities in terms of the museum exhibitions presented in the Precambrian Museum in Hichiso-town, Gifu Prefecture and our study on the coevolution of life and the earth. Although many famous...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2004 - 2005    Investigator(s): Shin-ichi KAWAKAMI
The aim of this research is development of learning software on the activities of International Space Station for science education. We have developed web pages entitled "Observation Navigator of Artificial Satellites". In these pages, we present ...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2001 - 2003    Investigator(s): 矢入 憲二, Shin-ichi KAWAKAMI
Prediction of large-scale landslides with more than one million cubic meters of landslide debris is important in central Japan with steep-slope topography, because they cause heavy damages on infrastrucutes. Three largest landslides (Nan'notani, N...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2001 - 2003    Investigator(s): Shin-ichi KAWAKAMI
The purpose of this study is to test the Snowball Earth hypothesis, which suggests that the entire Earth surface was covered with icesheet in several times during Neoproterozoic era. For this purpose, we visited Namibia in winter seasons from 2001...