OMOTO Kunio

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Name
OMOTO Kunio
Affiliation
Former Institution / Organization Nihon University College of Humanities and Sciences Department of Geography
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor(Tohoku University), Master(Tohoku University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 1992
 - 
Oct 2010
Professor, Coll. Humanities and Sciences, Nihon University
 
Apr 1987
 - 
Mar 1992
Associate Professor, Coll. Humanities and Sciences, Nihon University
 
Jul 1972
 - 
Mar 1974
Member of 14th JARE(Geography). Member of Wintering Team, Tohoku University
 
Jul 1968
 - 
Apr 1970
Member of 10th JARE(Geography and Geomorphology). Wintering memmber, Tohoku University
 
Apr 1965
 - 
Mar 1987
Research Assistant, Fac. Sci., Tohoku University
 

Education

 
 
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1966
Geography, Division of Natural Science, Graduate School of Tohoku University
 
 
 - 
1963
Faculty of Liberal Arts and Science (Natural Sciences), Nihon University
 

Committee Memberships

 
Apr 2002
 - 
Mar 2003
The Association of Japanese Geographers  
 

Published Papers

 
THE PROBLEM OF AGE DETERMINATION OF CORAL BOULDERS DEPOSITED
OMOTO Kunio
LSC 2010, Advances in Liquid Scintillation Spectrometry   139-150   Nov 2011   [Refereed]
Geomorphology of travertine terraces, calibrated ages of their deposits and results of hydrological analyses of water samples collected from Tidagah, west of Higashihenna promontory, Miyako Island, SW Japan
Kunio OMOTO, Toshio NAKAMURA, KAzuki MORI, Kunikazu TANAKA, Shigeo MATSUDA, Hideo OYAGI, Akira ADANIYA, Mitsugu KUGAI and Munefumi SHINJO
Proceedings of the Institute of Natural Sciences, Nihon University   (46) 25-48   Mar 2011   [Refereed]
A high precision β-counting method of biomass samples by Quantulus 1220 LSC
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of the Institute of Natural Sciences, Nihon University   (46) 397-404   Mar 2011   [Refereed]
CALIBRATED 14C AGES OF JOMON SITES, NE JAPAN, AND THEIR SIGNIFICANCE
Kunio OMOTO, Kenji TAKEISHI, Shigeru NISHIDA and Junichi FUKUI
Radiocarbon   52(2-3) 534-548   Aug 2010   [Refereed]
Some considerations of radiocarbon dating materials in relation to their collection, storage and sending―Advices from radiocarbon laboratory to collectors and submitters using radiocarbon ages―
OMOTO Kunio
Annals of the Geography The Chiri Shiso   50(2) 23-32   Mar 2009   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Local marine reservoir value (ΔR) of Ie Island, Okinawa and its significance
Omoto, K., Nakamura, T. and Matsushima, Y.
Quaterly Jounal of Geography   70(1) 77-83   Apr 2018   [Refereed]
14C ages of shell and charcoal samples excavated from Magarabaru-3 shall mound and Kayabaru A-site, southern coast of Ie Island, Okinawa prefecture
Omoto, K., Nakamura, T. and Matsushima, Y.
The Quaternary Research   57(2) 77-83   Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Development of physical and chemical analysis to obtain correct concretion age for beachrock sample
Omoto, K., Waragai, T. and Shiomi, M.
The Nagoya University Bulletin of Chronological Research   2 7-11   Mar 2018   [Refereed][Invited]
Isotope correction of radiocarbon age for coarbonate samples collected from the Nansei Islands, southwest of Japan
OMOTO Kunio
The Chiri Shiso (The Annals of the Geography)   59(2) 17-30   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Omoto, K., Tanaka, K., Matsuda, S. and Yokoyama, K.
Journal of Geography (CHigaku Zasshi)   126(5) 653-664   Nov 2017   [Refereed]
14C age and the significance of Porites, beached on the eastern part of Maibah beach, southeast of Miyako Island, Okinawa prefecture
Omoto, K. and Minami, M.
Quaterly Jounal of Geography   69(3) 119-127   Nov 2017   [Refereed]
Formative age and rate of beachrock, developed on Ohuratabaru coast, north of Miyako Island, SW Japan
Omoto, K., Omata, M. and Ichikawa, K.
Quaterly Hournal of Geography   68(4) 302-312   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
An assumption concerned with the formation of beachrock, observed at Wakimisaki coast, southwestern part of the Nagasaki peninsula.
OMOTO Kunio
Tha Annals of the Geography   58(1) 1-10   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
The problem of age determination of coral boulders deposited by the Meiwa tsunami and the time of occurence of past tsunamis
Kunio OMOTO
LSC 2010 Advances in Liquid Scintillation Spectrometry   139-150   Nov 2011   [Refereed]
Geomorphology of travertine terraces, calibrated ages of their deposits and results of hydrological analyses of water samples collected from Tidagah, west of Higashihenna promontory, SW Japan
Kunio OMOTO, Toshio NAKAMURA, Kazuki MORI, Kunikazu TANAKA, Shigeo MATSUDA, Hideo OYAGI, Akira ADANIYA, Mitsugu KUGAI and Fumitoshi Shinjo
Proceedings of the Institute of Natural Sciences, Nihon University   (46) 25-48   Mar 2011   [Refereed]
Radiocarbon dating of Antarctic samples
OMOTO Kunio
Isotope News,   (682) 23-27   Feb 2011   [Refereed][Invited]
CALIBRATED RADIOCARBON AGES OF JOMON SITES, NE JAPAN AND THEIR SIGNIFICANCE
OMOTO Kunio, Kenji Takeishi, Shigeru Nishida, Junichi Fukui
Radiocarbon   52    2010
Characteristics of travertine terraces, tsunami boulders and cemented beach sand beds observed on southeast coast of Miyako Island, Southwest of Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of The Institute of Natural Sciences Nihon University   (45) 83-94   2010
Calibrated radiocarbon ages of Jomon sites, NE Japanese Islands and their significance
Kunio OMOTO, Kenji TAKEISHI, Shigeru NISHIDA, Junichi FUKUI
Radiocarbon   52(2) 534-548   2010   [Refereed]
OMOTO Kunio
Galaxea, Journal of Coral Reef Studies   11(2) 177-185   2009
Calibrated radiocarbon ages and isotope fractionations of beachrock samples collected from Okinawa Island, Kouri Island, Yagachi Islandand Hamahiga Island, Southwest Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of The Institude of Natural Sciences Nihon University   (44) 1-17   2009
Kunio OMOTO
Galaxea, Journal of Coral Reef Studies   11(2) 177-185   2009   [Refereed]
Radiocarbon ages of beach rock samples collected from Bora Bora Island in the Society Islands, South Pacific Ocean
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of The Institute of Natural Sciences Nihon University   (43) 77-86   2008
The origin of error sources in radiocarbon dating and its correction
OMOTO Kunio
Annals of The Geography, The Chiri Shiso   49(1) 44-57   2008
Origin of error and it's correction method in radiocarbon dating
Kunio OMOTO
Annals of the Geograhy The Chiri Shiso   49(1) 44-57   2008   [Refereed]
Sea level of Nansei Island in a period between 3,000 BP and 2,000 BP
OMOTO Kunio
(10) 15   2007
Significance of radiocarbon ages for some sediments collected from neighbourhood of Hirota Ruin, Tanegashima, Kagoshima Prefecture
OMOTO Kunio
Quarterly Journal Of Geography   59(3) 172-173   2007
Significance of the Oldest Beach Rock Collected from the Nansei Islands, Southwest of Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of The Natural Sciences Nihon University   (42) 1-14   2007
Radiocarbon ages and δ13C isotopes of beach rocks from the Okinawa Islands, southwest Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of 10th International Coral Reef Symposium (International Society of Reef Study)   511-518   2006
Radiocarbon Ages and Isotope Fractionations of Beachrock samples Collected from Kouri Island and Yagachi Island, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Quaterly Journal Of Geography   58(3) 186-187   2006
Radiocarbon dating Results of Kashiwazaki Kiln Site
OMOTO Kunio
Tukuba Archaeological Studies   (17) 70-71   2006
Chronological data and their interpretations for geomorphic development of the Nakayamadaira Basin, Miyagi Prefecture, northeastern part of Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of the Institute of Natural Sciences, Nihon University   (41) 1-16   2006
Radiocarbon Ages of Beachrock Samples Collected from Taketomi Island, Kohama Island and Hateruma Island, Southwestern Part of Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Quarterly Journal of Geography   57(3) 183   2005
Radiocarbon Ages and Isotope Fractionations of Beachrock Samples Collected from the Nansei Islands, Southwest of Japan ―Data Sets and Their Statistical Analyses―
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of the Institute of Natural Sciences, Nihon University   (40) 1-27   2005
Radiocarbon Ages and Isotope Fractionations of Beachrock Samples Collected from The Nansei Islands, Southwestern Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Radiocarbon   46(1) 539-550   2004
Isotope Fractionations and Radiocarbon Ages of Beach Rock Samples Collected from the Nansei Islands, Southwest of Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Book of Extended Synopses International Conference on Isotopes in Environmental Studies - Aquatic Forum 2004 (Monte-Calro, Monaco 25-29 October 2004), IAEA-CN-118   254-255   2004
Radiocarbon Ages and Isotope Fractionations of Beachrock Samples Collected from the Southern Part of Iheiya Island, Northwest of Okinawa, Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Quarterly Journal of Geography   56(3) 199   2004
Radiocarbon Ages of Beachrocks and Late Holocene Sea-level Changes in the Southern Part of the Nansei Islands, Southwest of Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Radiocarbon   43(2B) 887-898   2001
Correction of the Radiocarbon Age on Beachrock Samples Based on δ13C Measurements (A Prediction)
OMOTO Kunio
Quaterly Journal of Geography   53(3) 192-193   2001
Radiocarbon Dating Reports of Nihon University, No8
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of the Institute of Natural Sciences, Nihon University   36 25-45   2001
Radiocarbon Ages of Beachrock Samples Collected from Northern Part of Amamiohshima(Island)
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of the General Meeting of the Association of Japanese Geographers   (58) 62-63   2000
A Preliminary Report of Radiocarbon Ages on the Beachrock Samples Collected from Iriomote Island, Southwest of Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Annals of the Geography(The Chiri Shiso)   42(1) 17-30   2000
Radiocarbon Ages of Beachrock Samples Collected from Bora BOra Island of Society Islands, South Pacific Ocean
OMOTO Kunio
Quaterly Journal of Geography   52(3) 225   2000
Development of New Beta-Counting Programs Operating under a Windows NTR Workastation.
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of the 16th International 14C Conference. Eds. W. G. Mook and von der Plicht. Radiocarbon.   40(1) 151-155   1998
Radiocarbon Dating Reports of Nihon University, No. 5
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of the Institute of Natural Sciences, Nihon University   (33) 1-41   1998
Radiocarbon Ages of Beachrock and Fossil Coral Samples Collected from Ohu-sima Island and Hatenohama Beach, East of Kumejima Island, Southwestern Part of Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Quatery Journal of Geography (The Tohoku Geographical Association)   50(1) 85-86   1998
Radiocarbon Dating Reports of Nihon University, No. 4
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of the Insititute of Natural Sciences, Nihon University   (32) 1-14   1997
Radiocarbon Ages of Beachrock Samples Eollected from Taramajima-Island, Okinawa Prefecture, South west of Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Quatery Journal of Geography (The Tohoku Geographical Association)   49(1) 60   1997
Radiocarbon Ages of Beachrock and Fossil Coral Sample Collected from Kuroshima Island, Southwestern Part of Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Annals of the Geography (The Chiri Shiso)   39(1) 24-31   1997
Radiocarbon Dating Report of Nihon University,(]G0061[)3
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of the Institute of Natural Sciences,Nihon University   (31) 13-37   1996
A β-counting system Iinked to a personal computer
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of the 15th International 14C Conference, edited by G.T Cook,D.D.Harkness,B.F.Miller and E.M.Scott. Radicocarbon   37(2) 767-772   1995
Coastal Landform and Radiocarbon Age of Cryogenic Mounds Observed at Larsen Cove, Seymour Island, East of Antarctic Peninsula.
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of the Institute of Natural Sciences, Nihon University   (30) 11-22   1995
Radiocarbon Age of Beachrock Collected from Miyako Island, Southwestern Part of Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Annals of the Geography The Chiri Shiso   36(2) 18-21   1995
Radiocarbon Age of Beachrock Collected from Hateruma Island, Southwestern Part of Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Annals of the Geography, (The Chiri Shiso)   35(2) 69-71   1994
OMOTO Kunio
The Quaternary Research   32(4) 227-229   1993
Radiocarbon age of Aira-Tn ash(AT), found at Sakaida, Mogami-Cho, Yamagata Prefecture
OMOTO Kunio
Annls of the Geography, (The Chiri Shiso)   35(1) 1-8   1993
The radiocarbon data base of Japan
OMOTO Kunio
Radiocarbon   31(3) 1063-1066   1989
A Development of Radiocarbon Data Base System for Nihon University
OMOTO Kunio
Proceedings of the Institute of Natural Sciences, Nihon University   (24) 35-40   1989
Recent Progress in Radiocarbon Dating Techniques of Tohoku University
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Series(Geography)   35(2) 95-105   1985
Radiocarbon Dating Using a Low-background Liquid Scintillation Counting System.
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Ser. (Geogr. )   33(1) 23-43   1983
The Problem and Significance of Radiocarbon Geochronology in Antarctica.
OMOTO Kunio
Antarctic Earth Science   450-452   1983
Development of BASIC Program for Radiocarbon Dating.
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Ser. (Geogr. )   32(1) 14-45   1982
Holocene Sea-level Change -A Critical Review -
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Series(Geography).   29(2) 205-222   1979
Tohoku University Radiocarbon Measurements VII.
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Series(Geography)   29(2) 235-261   1979
Tohoku University Radiocarbon Measurements VI.
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Series(Geography)   28(1) 101-116   1978
Holocene Emerged Coral Reef in Takarajima and Kodakarajima, Ryukyu Islands, Southwest Japan.
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Series(Geography)   28(1) 35-48   1978
Geomorphic Development of the Soya Coast, East Antarctica-Chronological Interpretation of Raised Beaches Based on Levellings and Radiocarbon Datings-
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Ser. (Geogr. )   27(2) 95-148   1977
Tohoku University Radiocarbon Measurements V.
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Series(Geography)   27(1) 63-68   1977
Glacio-geomorphic Study on Submarine Morphology, East of Lutzow-Holm Bay, East Antarctica.
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Ser. (Geogr. )   26(2) 241-297   1976
Subglacial Geomorphology of Mizuho Plateau and around Yamato Mountains, East Antarctica.
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Ser. (Geogr. )   26(1) 47-99   1976
Tohoku University Radiocarbon Measurements IV.
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Series(Geography)   26(2) 299-310   1976
Tohoku University Radiocarbon Measurements III.
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Series(Geography)   26(1) 135-157   1976
Geomorphology of Narugo and its vicinities, North Japan.
OMOTO Kunio
-Chronological View Based on Radiocarbon dates-. Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Series(Geography).   25(1) 151-157   1975
Tohoku University Radiocarbon Measurements II.
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Series(Geography)   24(2) 205-209   1974
Recent Polygons in Daisetsu-zan National Park, Hokkaido.
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Series(Geography)   23(1) 29-38   1973
A Preliminary Report on Modern Carbon Datings at Syowa Station and it's Neighbourhood, East Antarctica.
OMOTO Kunio
Antarctic Record   43 20-24   1972
Tohoku University Radiocarbon Measurements I.
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Series(Geography)   22(2) 271-274   1972
Position of Stations, Surface Enderby and Thickness of the Ice Sheet, and Snow Temperature at 10m Depth in the Mizuho Plateau West Enderby Land Area, East Antarctica
OMOTO Kunio
JARE(Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition)Data Reports   (17) 12-37   1972
Discovery of Meteorites near Yamato Mountains, East Antarctica.
OMOTO Kunio
Antarctic Record   (39) 62-65   1971
Geomorphological Development of the Mukaimachi Basin, Yamagata Prefecture.
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Series(Geography)   17 31-52   1968
Geomorphology of the Nakayamadaira Basin, Miyagi Prefecture.
OMOTO Kunio
Science Reports of the Tohoku University, 7th Series(Geography)   16 19-39   1967

Books etc

 
The problem of age determination of coral boulders deposited by the Meiwa tsunami and the time of occurrence of past tsunamis
OMOTO Kunio (Part:Contributor, The problem of age determination of coral boulders deposited by the Meiwa tsunami and the time of occurrence of past tsunamis)
Radiocarbon   Nov 2010   
LSC 2010 Advances in Liquid Scintillation Spectrometry
OMOTO Kunio (Part:Contributor)
2006   
14C age corrections based on isotope fractionations for beachrock samples from the Nansei Islands, SW Japan.
In LSC 2005 Advances in Liquid Scintillation Spectrometry (Eds. Chatupnik, Noakes and Möbius), University of Arizona, Tucson.   2006   
Digital Book:Progress in Quaternary Research in Japan
Japan Association for Quaternary Research   2009   ISBN:978-4-9904-6751-7
Antarctic Earth Sciences
OMOTO Kunio (Part:Contributor)
Australian Academy of Science. Canberra.   1983   ISBN:0-85847-117-5

Conference Activities & Talks

 
The Problem of Age Determination on the Occurrence Time of Huge Tsunami by Coral Boulders [Invited]
OMOTO Kunio
LSC 2010 Advances in Liquid Scintillation Spectrometry   Sep 2010   
Calibrated Radiocarbon Ages of Jomon Iseki, NE Japan and Their Significance
20th International Radiocarbon Conference   2009   
Radiocarbon Ages and Isotpe Fractionations of Beach Rock Samples Collected from Amami Islands, Southern Part of Japan
19th International Radiocarbon Conference   2006   
Correction to Radiocarbon Ages Based on Isotope Fractionations for beachrock Samples Collected from the Nansei Islands, Southwestern Part of Japan
LSC 2005 Advances in Liquid Scintillation Spectrometry 17-21 October 2005, Katowicw, Poland   2005   
Radiocarbon Ages and Isotope Fractionations on Beachrock Samples Collected from The Nansei Islands, Southwestern Part of Japan
18th International Radiocarbon Conference   2003   

Works

 
Geochronology of the Last Glaciation Using AMS Technique
1994
Geochronology and Correlation Between Northern and Southern Hemisphers Since the Last Glaciation
1992
Formation of Permafrost and Influence of Climatic Changes in Antarctic Region.
1987 - 1988
The 14th Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition.
1972 - 1974
The 10th Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition
1968 - 1971

Research Grants & Projects

 
Geochronological Study of Physical Environment Since the Last Inter Glacial
Project Year: 1968   
A Study of Standardization of Measurement for Biomass Materials By Liquid Scintillation Counter
Public/Private Cooperative Joint Researches
Project Year: 2008 - 2011
Radiocarbon Dating and It's Application
Project Year: 1965   
Chronological Study on the coral reef islands of the Nansei Islands, Southwest of Japan
Project Year: 1988   
Study of Origine of Human Ruins and Their Restoration By Scientific Technology
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 1965 - 2011