WATANABE Mahito

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Name
WATANABE Mahito
Affiliation
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Section
Tsukuba Central 7
Job title
Senior Researcher

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2019
 - 
Today
Guest Professor, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, Tokyo University
 
Apr 2001
 - 
Today
Geological Survey of Japan, AIST, Ministry of International Trade and Industry
 
Apr 1987
 - 
Mar 2001
Geological Survey of Japan, AIST, Ministry of International Trade and Industry
 

Awards & Honors

 
Apr 2017
AIST President Award, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
 
Apr 2011
The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
Winner: WATANABE Mahito, HAMASAKI Satoshi, YOSHIKAWA Toshiyuki
 
Apr 1992
Research Encouragement Award, Geological Society of Japan
 

Published Papers

 
Crown beaked whale fossils from the Chepotsunai Formation (latest Miocene) of Tomamae Town, Hokkaido, Japan
WATANABE Mahito
Palaeontologia Electronica   22.2.31    Jun 2019   [Refereed]
An early and new member of the Balaenopteridae from the upper Miocene of Hokkaido, Japan
Tanaka, Y. and Watanabe, M.
Journal of Systematic Palaeontology   1-16   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
UNESCO Global Geoparks: living laboratories to mitigate natural induced disasters and strengthen communities’ resilience
Fassouras, C., Watanabe, M., Pavlova, I., Amorfini, A., Dellarole, E., and Diercks F.
Geographies of the Anthropocene   1(2) 175-197   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Geologically old and ontogenetically young Herpetocetus sp. from the late Miocene of Hokkaido, Japan
Tanaka, Y. and Watanabe, M.
Journal of Vertebrate Paleontolog   38(4) 1-11   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
The origin and development of geoparks in Japan: reflections from a personal perspective
Watanabe, M.
In Chakraborty, A., Mokudai, K., Cooper, M., Watanabe, M., and Chakraborty, S. eds. “Natural Heritage of Japan”   87-94   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Report of “Geopark on Stricken Areas: Disasters and Gifts of Geo
Kuri, M., Miyahara, I., Sato, S., Watanabe, M., and Nakagawa, K.
Journal of disaster research   11(3) 425-436   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Taxonomy of the fossil marine diatom resting spore genus Odontotropis Grunow
Suto, I. Watanabe, M. and Jordan, R.
Diatom Research   26(3) 255-272   Jan 2011   [Refereed]
Taxonomy of middle Eocene diatom resting spores and their allied taxa from the central Arctic Basin
Suto, I. Jordan, R. and Watanabe, M.
Micropaleontology   55 259-312   Jul 2009   [Refereed]
Taxonomy of the fossile marine diatom resting spore genus Goniothecium Ehrenberg and its allied species
Suto, I. Jordan, R. and Watanabe, M.
Diatom Research   23(2) 445-469   Sep 2008   [Refereed]
Arctic hydrology during global warming at the Palaeocene/Eocene thermal maximum
Mark Pagani, Nikolai Pedentchouk, Matthew Huber, Appy Sluijs, Stefan Schouten, Henk Brinkhuis, Jaap S. Sinninghe Damst_, Gerald R. Dickens, Expedition 302 Scientists
NATURE   442(10) 671-675   Aug 2006   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Geoheritage of East and Southeast Asia (Chapter 4) in Geoheritage of Japan
Watanabe, M. and Shimazaki, Y. (Part:Joint Work)
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia   2009   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Geoheritage and Geohazards: Conservation and utilization of heritages related to geohazards [Invited]
WATANABE Mahito
INTERNATIONAL INTENSIVE COURSE ON GEOPARKS 2018   9 Jun 2018   
Japanese Geoparks National Committee and the Japanese geoparks Network activities to enhance geo-diversity management [Invited]
WATANABE Mahito
INTERNATIONAL INTENSIVE COURSE ON GEOPARKS 2018   8 Jun 2018   
UNESCO Global Geoparks in Japan - Experiences on geotourism development [Invited]
WATANABE Mahito
International Intensive Course on Geoparks UNESCO Global Geoparks and Geotourism development   14 Jun 2017