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Yokohama National University
Faculty of Engineering Division of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering
Doctor (Environmental Studies)(The University of Tokyo)
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

May 2018
Sep 2018
Visiting Staff, Department of Phisiology, Anatomy, and Microbiology, La Trobe University
Oct 2007
Jul 2008
Visiting Researcher, Biotechnology Research Centre, La Trobe University
Apr 2007
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Yokohama National University
Apr 2004
Mar 2007
Research Associate, Graduate School of Engineering, Yokohama National University


Division of Environmental Studies, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo

Awards & Honors

Jun 2012
WET Excellent Paper Award
Oct 2011
The 4th IWA-ASPIRE Conference & Exhibition Best Poster Award

Published Papers

Tadashi Nittami, Tadashi Shoji, Yusuke Koshiba, Mana Noguchi, Mamoru Oshiki, Masashi Kuroda, Tomonori Kindaichi, Junji Fukuda, Futoshi Kurisu
Process Safety and Environmental Protection      Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Adeline Seak May Chua, Ainil Hawa Mohamad Fauzi, Li Wan Yoon, Tadashi Nittami, Hak Koon Yeoh
Process Safety and Environmental Protection   122 200-208   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Utilization of a silicon rubber membrane for passive oxygen supply in a microbial fuel cell treating carbon and nitrogen from synthetic coke-oven wastewater
Wang F, Matsubara H, Nittami T, Fujita M
Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology      2019   [Refereed]
Tatsuto Kageyama, ChisaYoshimura, Dina Myasnikova, Ken Kataoka, Tadashi Nittami, Shoji Maruo, Junji Fukuda
Biomaterials   154 291-300   Feb 2018   [Refereed]
Kanako Kojima, Sanai Takahashi, Shungo Saito, Yoshihiro Endo, Tadashi Nittami, Tadashige Nozaki, Ranbir Chander Sobti, Masatoshi Watanabe
Applied Science   8(1) 134 (16 pages)   Jan 2018   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

Studies on filamentous bacteria in activated sludge wastewater treatment systems
T. Nittami
Mini symposium on Wastewater Treatment & Reclamation   20 Feb 2016   Department of Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering division,Indian-Institute of Technology Hyderabad
Correlation between abundance of Chloroflexi type 1851 filaments and sludge sedimentation properties -A study conducted for municipal wastewater treatment plants in a Japanese city-
Nittami T., Yamada T., Fukuda J., Watanabe M., Seviour R.J.
IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition Lisbon 2014   Sep 2014   
Phylogeny and FISH probe analysis of the "Candidatus Competibacter"-lineage in wastewater treatment systems.
Nittami T., McIlroy S.J., Kanai E., Fukuda J., Watanabe M., Nielsen P.H.
The 15th International symposium on Microbial Ecology (ISME15)   Aug 2014   
Identifying the bacteria causing bulking with fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) and real-time PCR.
Kanai E., Nittami T., Yamada T., Suzuki I., Fukuda J., Watanabe M.
Water and Environment Technology Conference (WET2014)   Jun 2014   
Different mechanism of docetaxel-magnetic nanoparticle combined treatment according to surface modification in prostate cancer cells.
Furuta N., Yamaguchi S., Iwasaki A., Okamoto D., Sato A., Kurioka D., Nittami T., Ishiguro H., Uemura H., Kunota Y, Watanabe M.
AACR Annual Meeting 2014   Apr 2014   

Association Memberships


Research Grants & Projects

Analysis of Nitrite Reductase Gene (nirS) fragments in an Activated Sludge System Fed with Either Nitrate or Nitrite as Electron Acceptor
Private organizations Foundation, Institute, and Research Association: 
Project Year: Jul 2005       Investigator(s): NITTAMI Tadashi
Analysis of copper-type nitrite reductase gene (nirK) in activated sludge fed with either nitrate or nitrite as electron acceptor
Yokohama Academic Foundation: 
Project Year: Jul 2004       Investigator(s): NITTAMI Tadashi