SHIRAYAMA Yoshihisa

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Name
SHIRAYAMA Yoshihisa
Affiliation
Kyoto University
Section
Field Science Education and Research Center, Seto Marine Biological Laboratory
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor of Science(The University of Tokyo)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1982
 - 
1990
Assistant Proffessor, Ocean Research Institute, University of Tokyo
 
1991
 - 
1997
Associate Professor Ocean Research Institute, University of Tokyo
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1982
Graduate School, Division of Science, The University of Tokyo
 
 
 - 
1977
Faculty of Science, The University of Tokyo
 

Committee Memberships

 
1992
 - 
1995
Oceanographical Society of Japan  Editorial Board
 
1991
 - 
1997
Japanese Association of Benthology  Manager, Executive Committee member
 
1990
 - 
1994
Japanese Association of Systematic Zoology  Editorial board, executive committee
 
1994
 - 
1995
Zoological Society of Japan  Editorial board
 
1999
 - 
2001
International Association of Meiobenthologists  President
 

Awards & Honors

 
1988
Okada Prize, Oceanographical Society of Japan
 

Misc

 
The abundance of deep-sea meiobenthos in the Western Pacific in relation to environmental factors.
Oceanologica Acta   7(1)    1984
Vertical distribution of meiobenthos in the sediment profile in bathyal, abyssal and hadal deep-sea systems of the Western Pacific.
Oceanologica Acta   7(1)    1984
Respiration rate of bathyal meiobenthos collected using a deep-sea submersible SHINKAI 2000.
39(5)    1992
Cephalic tubercles, a new character useful for the taxonomy of Desmoscolecidae (Nematoda). (共著)
Transactions of the American Microscopical Society   111(3)    1992
Dracoderidae, a new family of the cyclorhagid kinorhyncha from the Inland Sea of Japan. (共著)
Zoological Science   7(4)    1990

Books etc

 
Current status of deep-sea biology in nelation to the CO2 disposal.
Direct Ocean Disposal of Carbon Dioxide. Terra Scientific Publishing Company.   1995   
Biodiversity of Marine Invertebrates and Global Environment.
1994   
Characteristics of meiofauna in the Malaysian coasts and its application for the environmental monitoring
Proceedings of the 6th JSPS-UCC Joint Seminar   1997   
Proposal of experimental design to assess the biological impacts caused by the CO2 storage in the deep sea
Ocean Storage of CO2, Workshop 4   1997   

Works

 
Studies of Meiofauna off Fort Pierce, Florida, U. S. A.
1986
Ecological Studies on Meiobenthos in Malaysia
1993
Biogeographic Studies on Free-living Marine Nematodes in Malaysia
1993
Ecology of deep-sea meiobenthos in the Antarctic Ocean.
1995
Taxonomy of meiobenthos in Tioman Island, Malaysia
1998

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ecology of Deep-sea Meiobenthos
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 1990   
Taxonomy and Functional Morphology of Free-living Marine Nematodes and Kinorhynchs.
International Joint Research Projects
Project Year: 1979   
Global scale assessment of geographical pattern of biodiversity in coastal waters (project NaGISA: Natural Geography In Shore Area)
Grant-in-Aid for Promotion of Private Scientific Research
Project Year: 2000 - 2010
Impact of dam on the coastal marine environment (Kozagawa River Project)
Project Year: 2002   
Conservation Biology using Meiobenthos