KIMURA Sonoko Dorothea

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Name
KIMURA Sonoko Dorothea
Affiliation
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
Section
Institute of Agriculture, Division of International Environmental and Agricultural Science, Institute of Agriculture Division of International Environmental and Agricultural Science
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Master(Hokkaido University), PhD(Hokkaido University)
Other affiliation
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2004
 - 
2006
:Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Division of Environment-Symbiotic Production Systems, Assistant Professor
 
2006
 - 
2009
:Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Institute of Symbiotic Science and Technology, Associate professor (tenure truck)
 

Education

 
 
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2002
Division of Environmental Resources, Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Hokkaido University
 
 
 - 
2005
DIVISION OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES, Graduate School, Division of Agriculture, Hokkaido University
 

Committee Memberships

 
 
   
 
Science Council of Japan, IGBP/WCRP Global Land Project subcommittee member
 
 
   
 
The Society of Sago Palm Studies  board member
 
Apr 2010
   
 
Japanese Society of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition  board member
 

Awards & Honors

 
2009
Japanese Society of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, Young Scientist Award
 

Misc

 
HASEGAWA H., FURUKAWA Y. and KIMURA S. D.
Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment   108(4) 350-362   2005
Carbon resources of residue and manure in Japanese farmland soils
Kimura S.D., Mischima S.I, Yagi K:
Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems   00 00-00   2010
An Eco-Balance model for impact assessment of agricultural land-use, focused on the nitrogen flow of a basin-system
KIMURA Sonoko D. and HATANO Ryusuke
Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on EcoBalance   6    2004
Relationship between magnitude of nitrogen pollution and structure of nitrogen cycling associated with food production and consumption in various farms.
HATANO Ryusuke, NAGUMO Toshiyuki, KIMURA Sonoko D. and LIANG Lie
Proceedings of the 3rd International Nitrogen Conference   24-29   2005
Contributions of individual greenhouse gases from upland cropping systems in Central Hokkaido to the net global warming potentials
MU Zhi-Jian, KIMURA Sonoko D. and HATANO Ryusuke
Proceedings of the 3rd International Nitrogen Conference   707-714   2005

Books etc

 
Use of remote sensing for estimating global warming potential at permafrost area in East-Siberia. International Symposium on The Symptom of Environmental Change in Siberian Permafrost Region
2006   
Creation of an Eco-Balance model to assess environmental risks caused by nitrogen load in a basin-agroecosystem
2005   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Nitrogen Requirement of Sago Palm.
The 9th International Sago Symposium   2007   
A municipal scale eco-balance analysis of carbon and nitrogen cycle in Japanese agriculture
19th World Congress of Soil Science, Brisbane, Australia   2010   
Cadmium concentration in soils and sediment along Ichikawa and Maruyama River of Ikuno
The 7th International Symposium for Environmental Issues   2006   
Cadmium concentrations and distribution in paddy soils of Kakehashi river areas in Ishikawa.
2006   
Cd contamination in the paddy field of downstream areas of Nihazama river
The 7th International Symposium for Environmental Issues   2006   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Monitoring nitrogen and carbon flow in agroecosystem and its optimization at a regional scale
Project Year: 2006 - 2011
Field monitoring and statistical analysis are scaled up using GIS to evaluate nutrient flow in a regional scale to achieve a sustainable development.