KAWAMOTO Tatsuhiko

J-GLOBAL         Last updated: Jun 5, 2019 at 11:37
KAWAMOTO Tatsuhiko
Kawamoto Tatsuhiko
Shizuoka University
Faculty of Science
Job title
Research Assistant
Doctor of Science
Research funding number

Academic & Professional Experience

JSPS Postdoctoral fellow
JSPS Research fellow abroad
NSF Research fellow
BGI Scientist
Kyoto Univ. Research Associate
Research Assistant Professor, Kyoto University


Graduate School of Science Kyoto University
Kyoto University

Published Papers

Tatsuhiko Kawamoto, Andreas Hertwig, Hans-Peter Schertl, Walter V. Maresch
Lithos   308-309 227-241   May 2018   [Refereed]
Study notes on water and magmas in the depths of the Earth
KAWAMOTO Tatsuhiko
Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences   47(1) 13-26   Mar 2018   [Refereed][Invited]
Mayuko Fukuyama, Tatsuhiko Kawamoto, Masatsugu Ogasawara
Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences   112 281-290   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Jadeite-quartz rocks from the Yorii area, the Kanto Mountains, central Japan occur as tectonic blocks within serpentinite mélange. Primary two-phase (liquid + vapor) aqueous fluid inclusions are observed in jadeite, quartz, albite and zircon. The ...
Kobayashi, M., Sumino, H., Nagao, K., Burgess, R., Ishimaru, S., Arai, S., Yoshikawa, M., Kawamoto, T., Kumagai, Y., Kobayashi, T., Burgess, R., Ballentine, C.
Earth and Planetary Science Letters   457 106-116   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
KAWAMOTO Tatsuhiko
American Mineralogist   101(5) 1021-1022   May 2016   [Refereed][Invited]
© 2016 by Walter de Gruyter Berlin/Boston 2016. It is now widely accepted that Earth's transition zone, located at depth between 410 and 670 km, is most likely hydrated. However, a definite conclusion has yet to be reached regarding the nature of ...
Yoshikawa, M. Tamura, A., Arai, S., Kawamoto, T., Payot, B. D., Rivera, D. J., Bariso, E. B., Mirabueno, Ma. H. T., Okuno, M., Kobayashi, T.
Lithos   262 355-368   2016   [Refereed]
Special issue“Geofluid processes in subduction zones and mantle dynamics"
Kawamoto, T., Nakajima, J., Reynard, B., Toh, H.
Earth, Planets and Space   67 46   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
Kumagai, Y., Kawamoto, T., Yamamoto, J.
Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology   168(4) 1-13   Aug 2014   [Refereed]
© 2014, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. Lherzolite xenoliths containing fluid inclusions from the Ichinomegata volcano, located on the rear-arc side of the Northeast Japan arc, may be considered as samples of the uppermost mantle above the melt...
Kawamoto, T., Mibe, K., Bureau, H., Reguer, S., Mocuta, C., Kubsky, S., Thiaudière, D., Ono, S., Kogiso, T.
Earth, Planets and Space   66 61   2014   [Refereed]
T. Kawamoto; M. Yoshikawa; Y. Kumagai; M.H.T. Mirabueno; M. Okuno; T. Kobayashi
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   110(24) 9663-9668   Jun 2013   [Refereed]
T. Kawamoto; M. Kanzaki; K. Mibe; K.N. Matsukage; S. Ono
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   109(46) 18695-18700   Nov 2012   [Refereed]
K. Mibe; T. Kawamoto; K.N. Matsukage; Y. Fei; S. Ono
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   108(20) 8177-8182   May 2011   [Refereed]
Kawamoto, T.,
Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, 62, "Water in Nominally Anhydrous Minerals"   62 273-289   2006   [Refereed]
Tatsuhiko Kawamoto, Kyoko N. Matsukage, Kenji Mibe, Maiko Isshiki, Koshi Nishimura, Naoki Ishimatsu, Shigeaki Ono
American Mineralogist   89 1433-1437   Jan 2004   [Refereed]
Direct observation of aqueous fluids coexisting with MgSiO 3 (enstatite) and/or Mg 2 SiO 4 (forsterite) was performed at 0.5-5.8 GPa and 800-1000 °C with an externally heated diamond-anvil cell and synchrotron X-rays. At 1000 °C in the MgSiO 3 -H ...
Tatsuhiko Kawamoto, Hiroyuki Kagi, Shigeru Yamashita, Tomoko Handa, Kyoko Matsukage, Kyoko Matsukage, Yuka Ikemoto, Taro Moriwaki, Hiroaki Kimura
Geochemical Journal   37 253-259   Jan 2003   [Refereed]
Mid infrared throughput using 5 μm apertures was investigated using micro-FTIR spectrometers with conventional light sources at two laboratories and the synchrotron radiation infrared (SR-IR) light source at SPring-8. With both the light sources m...
K. Shinoda; M. Yamakata; T. Nanba; H. Kimura; T. Moriwaki; Y. Kondo; T. Kawamoto; N. Niimi; N. Miyoshi; N. Aikawa
Physics and Chemistry of Minerals   29(6) 396-402   2002   [Refereed]
Joseph R. Smyth, Tatsuhiko Kawamoto, Stephen D. Jacobsen, R. Jeffrey Swope, Richard L. Hervig, Richard L. Hervig, John R. Holloway, John R. Holloway
American Mineralogist   82 270-275   Mar 1997   [Refereed]
Wadsleyite [β-(Mg,Fe) 2 SiO 4 ] is known to accept variable amounts of H and may be an important reservoir of H in the transition zone of the mantle. The crystal structure of Fo 94.6 hydrous wadsleyite (Mg 1.730 Fe 0.098 Al 0.008 Si 0.991 H 0.35...
Joseph R. Smyth, Tatsuhiko Kawamoto
Earth and Planetary Science Letters   146 E9-E16   Jan 1997   [Refereed]
A new hydrous silicate phase with formula Mg 1.71 Fe 0.177 Al 0.01 Si 0.965 H 0.332 O 4 has been synthesized at 1400°C and 17.5 GPa from a hydrous iron-rich mantle peridotite composition. The space group is Imma and unit cell parameters a = 5.6884...
Tatsuhiko Kawamoto, Tatsuhiko Kawamoto
Earth and Planetary Science Letters   144 577-589   Nov 1996   [Refereed]
Partial melting experiments were conducted on a natural high-alumina basalt from the Higashi-Izu volcanoes (47.4 wt.% SiO 2 ; 8.3 wt.% MgO) with 1 and 2 wt.% total H 2 O at 0.5 and 1 GPa, 1125-875°C. The partial melts produced segregate by capilla...
T. Kawamoto, K. Hirose
European Journal of Mineralogy   6 381-385   Jan 1994   [Refereed]
High-pressure melting experiments using Au-Pb sample containers have been conducted on iron-bearing natural rocks with or without water. Under wet conditions, iron-loss to Au 75 -Pd 25 containers is less than 4% (average 2.9%) after 24 hours at 1...
T. Kawamoto
Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research   49(3-4) 191-208   Feb 1992   [Refereed]
Au-Pb sample containers for melting experiments on iron and water bearing systems
T. Kawamoto; K. Hirose
European Journal of Mineralogy   6(3) 381-385   May 1994   [Refereed]
K. Hirose; T. Kawamoto
Earth and Planetary Science Letters   133(3/4) 463-473   Jan 1995   [Refereed]
Partial melting of a natural lherzolite (KLB-1) under H 2 O-undersaturated conditions was experimentally investigated at 1 GPa over the temperature range from 1100 to 1350°C. The effect of H 2 O added to the dry lherzolite ranged from 0.1 to 0.9 w...
The stability of hydrous minerals in H2O-saturated KLB-1 peridotite up to 15 GPa. in Volatiles in the Earth and solar system (K. A. Farley, ed.)
Kawamoto, T., Leinenweber, K., Hervig, R. L., Holloway, J. R.
Am. Instit. Physics, 229-239      1995   [Refereed]
T. Kawamoto; R.L. Hervig; J.R. Holloway
Earth and Planetary Science Letters   142(3-4) 587-592   Aug 1996   [Refereed]
T. Kawamoto
Earth and Planetary Science Letters   144(3-4) 577-589   Nov 1996   [Refereed]
J.R. Smyth; T. Kawamoto
Earth and Planetary Science Letters   146(1-2) E9-E16   1997   [Refereed]
Crystal structure of monoclinic hydrous wadsleyite [β-(Mg,Fe)2SiO4]
J.R. Smyth; T. Kawamoto; S.D. Jacobsen; R.J. Swope; R.L. Hervig; J.R. Holloway
American Mineralogist   82(3-4) 270-275   Mar 1997   [Refereed]
T. Kawamoto; J.R. Holloway
Science   276(5310) 240-243   Apr 1997   [Refereed]
S. Kimura; T. Nanba; T. Sada; M. Okuno; M. Matsunami; K. Shinoda; H. Kimura; T. Moriwaki; M. Yamagata; Y. Kondo; Y. Yoshimatsu; T. Takahashi; K. Fukui; T. Kawamoto; T. Ishikawa
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment   467 893-896   Jul 2001   [Refereed]
IR absorption spectra of brucite under HT and HP with IRSR in SPring-8.
Shinoda, K., Yamagata, M., Nanba, T., Kimura, H., Moriwaki, T., Kondo, Y., Kawamoto, T., Niimi, H., Miyoshi, N., Aikawa, N.
Physics and Chemistry of Minerals., 29,396-402      2002   [Refereed]
T. Kawamoto; H. Kagi; S. Yamashita; T. Handa; K. Matsukage; Y. Ikemoto; T. Moriwaki; H. Kimura
Geochemical Journal   37(2) 253-259   2003   [Refereed]
T. Kawamoto; S. Ochiai; H. Kagi
Journal of Chemical Physics   120(13) 5867-5870   Apr 2004   [Refereed]
C.A. McCammon; D.J. Frost; J.R. Smyth; H.M.S. Laustsen; T. Kawamoto; N.L. Ross; P.A. van Aken
Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors   143 157-169   Jun 2004   [Refereed]
T. Kawamoto
Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors   143 387-395   Jun 2004   [Refereed]
T. Kawamoto; K.N. Matsukage; T. Nagai; K. Nishimura; T. Mataki; S. Ochiai; T. Taniguchi
Review of Scientific Instruments   75(7) 2451-2454   Jul 2004   [Refereed]
Mg/Si ratios of aqueous fluids coexisting with forsterite and enstatite based on the phase relations in the Mg2SiO4-SiO 2-H2O system
T. Kawamoto; K.N. Matsukage; K. Mibe; M. Isshiki; K. Nishimura; N. Ishimatsu; S. Ono
American Mineralogist   89(10) 1433-1437   Oct 2004   [Refereed]
K.N. Matsukage; S. Ono; T. Kawamoto; T. Kikegawa
Physics and Chemistry of Minerals   31(9) 580-584   Dec 2004   [Refereed]
X. Xue; M. Kanzaki; D.R. Neuville; T. Kawamoto
Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta   68(24) 5011   Dec 2004   [Refereed]
K. Mibe; M. Kanzaki; T. Kawamoto; K.N. Matsukage; Y. Fei; S. Ono
Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta   68(24) 5189-5195   Dec 2004   [Refereed]
T. Okada; K. Komatsu; T. Kawamoto; T. Yamanaka; H. Kagi
Spectrochimica Acta - Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy   61(10) 2423-2427   2005   [Refereed]
J.R. Smyth; C.M. Holl; F. Langenhorst; H.M.S. Laustsen; G.R. Rossman; A. Kleppe; C.A. McCammon; T. Kawamoto; P.A. van Aken
Physics and Chemistry of Minerals   31(10) 691-705   Feb 2005   [Refereed]
K. Nishimura; T. Kawamoto; T. Kobayashi; T. Sugimoto; S. Yamashita
Bulletin of Volcanology   67(7) 648-662   Aug 2005   [Refereed]
K. Mibe; M. Kanzaki; T. Kawamoto; K.N. Matsukage; Y. Fei; S. Ono
Journal of Geophysical Research B: Solid Earth   112(B3)    Mar 2007   [Refereed]
H. Fukui; S. Huotari; D. Andrault; T. Kawamoto
Journal of Chemical Physics   127(13)    Oct 2007   [Refereed]
D. Andrault; N. Bolfan-Casanova; M.A. Bouhifd; N. Guignot; T. Kawamoto
Earth and Planetary Science Letters   263(3-4) 167-179   Nov 2007   [Refereed]
M. Hamada; D. Laporte; N. Cluzel; K.T. Koga; T. Kawamoto
Bulletin of Volcanology   72(6) 735-746   Aug 2010   [Refereed]
M. Hamada; T. Kawamoto; E. Takahashi; T. Fujii
Earth and Planetary Science Letters   308(1-2) 259-266   Aug 2011   [Refereed]
A.M. Martin; D. Laporte; K.T. Koga; T. Kawamoto; T. Hammouda
Journal of Petrology   53(2) 391-417   Feb 2012   [Refereed]


Classification and regional distribution of lava blocks in Pompeii
Kawamoto, T. and Y. Tatsumi
Opuscula Pompeiana II (H. Kawanishi ed.), 92-97      1992

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(新学術領域研究(研究領域提案型))
Project Year: 2008 - 2012    Investigator(s): Toru INOUE
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2007 - 2008    Investigator(s): Tatsuhiko KAWAMOTO
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2005 - 2006    Investigator(s): Tatsuhiko KAWAMOTO
Silicate components dissolved in aqueous fluids in mantle change their chemistry from andesitic at 1-2 GPa to peridotitic at 3 GPa. We show direct observations of unmixing and mixing between aqueous fluid and a high-magnesian andesite and between ...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 1998 - 2000    Investigator(s): Yoshiyuki TATSUMI
Knowledge of structures of magmas is important to model the evolution of the earth's interior. Much efforts had been made to understand structure of magmas by measuring properties of glasses quenched from high temperature and pressure conditions. ...
H2O in the Earth's Interior Generation of Magmas Structure of Hydrous Silicate Molts