INOUE Chihiro

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INOUE Chihiro
Tohoku University
Graduate School of Environmental Studies Department of Environmental Studies for Advanced Society Resources Strategies Geoenvironmental Remediation
Job title

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2012
Mar 2015
Visiting Professor, Tsinghua University Institute of Nuclear and New Energy Technology
Apr 2006
教授(環境科学研究科), 東北大学 教授(環境科学研究科)
Apr 2003
Mar 2006
助教授(環境科学研究科), 東北大学 助教授(環境科学研究科)
Apr 1996
Mar 2003
東北大学 助教授(工学研究科)
Apr 1995
Mar 1996
東北大学 助手(工学部)

Committee Memberships

Mar 2010
Feb 2012
The Mining and Materials Processing Institute of Japan  理事
Oct 2009
Sep 2010
第16回地下水・土壌汚染とその防止対策に関する研究集会  幹事長
Apr 2007
東北土壌汚染研究会  会長
Jun 2007
The Resources ProcessingSociety of Japan  評議員
Feb 2007
The Mining and Materials Processing Institute of Japan  評議員

Awards & Honors

Mar 2000
「分析化学」論文賞, 日本分析化学会
Winner: 野村 聡,高松修司,中尾 基,楊 延国,井上千弘,千田 佶
Nov 2011
岩石内に隔離された流体中の有機物および微生物の非汚染検出に関する実験的検討, 日本地熱学会研究奨励賞, 日本地熱学会
Winner: 中嶋康隆、平野伸夫、須藤孝一、岡本敦、井上千弘、土屋範芳
Jun 2012
竜の口層の堆積岩における重金属類の溶出挙動および形態変化に及ぼす風化の影響, 日本応用地質学会論文賞, 日本応用地質学会
Winner: 須藤孝一・米田剛・小川泰正・山田良一・井上千弘・土屋範芳
Nov 2006
太陽光利用を目指したトリクロロエチレンの光分解反応, 環境資源工学会第117回例会優秀ポスター賞, 環境資源工学会
Winner: 晴山渉、須藤孝一、井上千弘、千田佶、中澤廣
Jun 2010
嫌気性細菌群によるトリクロロエチレン脱塩素反応中におけるメタン生成細菌の役割, 環境バイオテクノロジー学会2010年度大会ポスター賞, 環境バイオテクノロジー学会
Winner: 伊勢孝太郎、須藤孝一、井上千弘

Published Papers

Simultaneous removal of lead(II) and nitrate from water at low voltage
Xufeng Rao, Qingyu Li, Chihiro Inoue, Irshad Ahmad, Jin Yi, Yuyu Liu, Jiujun Zhang
Journal of Water Process Engineering   32 100940   Dec 2019   [Refereed]
A challenging to transfer biomass after phytoremediation to biofuel
M.F. Chien, S. Wakasa, J.J.Chang, Y.J. Lin,W.H. Li, C. Inoue
The16thInternational Phytotechnology Conference Abstracts   160-160   Sep 2019   [Refereed]
Analysis of the localization of arsenic and major element in pinnae of
K. Sugawara, H. Hayashi, S. Suzuki, C. Inoue
The16thInternational Phytotechnology Conference Abstracts   77-77   Sep 2019   [Refereed]
A field application of multi-functional rhizobacterium for elevating
C.Y. Yang, R. Makita, M.F. Chien, C. Inoue
The16thInternational Phytotechnology Conference Abstracts   73-73   Sep 2019   [Refereed]
Assessing HMA4, IRT3, NRAMP5 as Potential Cadmium Resistance Genes in a Hyperaccumulator Plant Arabidopsis halleri ssp. Gemmifera
C.D.A. Wiyono, M.F. Chien, C. Inoue
The16thInternational Phytotechnology Conference Abstracts   61-61   Sep 2019   [Refereed]
Enhanced degradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in the rhizosphere of sudangrass (Sorghum drummondii)
John Jewish A. Dominguez, Hernando P. Bacosa, Mei-Fang Chien, Chihiro Inoue
Chemosphere   234 789-795   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
Classification of coal fly ash based on pH, CaO content, glassy components, and leachability of toxic elements
Tsugumi Seki, Yasumasa Ogawa, Chihiro Inoue
Environ Monit Assess   191 358-368   May 2019   [Refereed]
Chlorinated benzenes and benzene degradation in aerobic pyrite suspension
Hoa Thi Pham, Inoue Chihiro
Archives of Environmental Protection   45(1) 115-125   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Efficient nitrate removal from water using selected cathodes and Ti/PbO2 anode: Experimental study and mechanism verification
Xufeng Rao, Xiaolin Shao, Jie Xu, Jin Yi, Jinli Qiao, Qingyu Li, Hongqiang Wang,Meifang Chien, Chihiro Inoue, Yuyu Liu,, Jiujun Zhang
Separation and Purification Technologies   168 158-165   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Enhancement of inhibition: understanding the role of plant root exudates in bacterial polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons degradation using sudangrass.
J.A. Dominguez, M.F. Chien, C. Inoue
Proceedings of 15th International Phytotechnologies Conference      Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Gene expression of a phosphate transporter and an arsenate reductase in Pteris vittata during arsenic uptake.
Shujun Wei, Mei-Fang Chien, Yi Huang-Takeshi Kohda, Chihiro Inoue
Proceedings of 15th International Phytotechnologies Conference      Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Efficient arsenic phytoremediation by co-culture of Pterix multifida with a multifunctional rhizobiacterium.
Chongyang Yang, Mei-Fang Chien, Chihiro Inoue
Proceedings of 15th International Phytotechnologies Conference      Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Cadmium removal from mine drainage using Arabidopsis halleri ssp. gemmifera through hydroponic culture.
Zhaojie Qian, Mei-Fang Chien, YiHuang-Takeshi Kohda, Nobuyuki Kitajima, Kentaro Hayashi, Akihiro Kanayama, Chihiro Inoue
Proceedings of 15th International Phytotechnologies Conference      Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Preparation of spherical porous hydroxyapatite granules as support materials for microorganisms
Kamitakahara M., Takahashi S., Yokoi T., Inoue C., Ioku K.
Journal of the Ceramic Society of Japan   126(9) 732-735   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Factors Controlling the Fractionation and Seasonal Mobility Variations of Ga and In in Systems Impacted by Acidic Thermal Waters: Effects of Thermodynamics and Bacterial Activity
Yasumasa Ogawa , Daizo Ishiyama, Naotatsu Shikazono,Koichi Suto, Chihiro Inoue, Noriyoshi Tsuchiya
Aquatic Geochemistry   24(1) 5-25   Feb 2018   [Refereed]
Adhesion Behavior of Microorganisms Isolated from Soil on Hydroxyapatite and Other Materials
Kamitakahara M, Takahashi S., Yokoi T., Inoue C., Ioku K.
Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology   in press    2018   [Refereed]
Immobilization of boron and arsenic in alkaline coal fly ash through an aging process with water and elucidation of the immobilization mechanism
Yasumasa Ogawa, Kento Sakakibara, Tsugumi Seki, Chihiro Inoue
Water, Air, & Soil Pollution   229 359-370   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Huang, Y., Hatayama, M., Inoue, C.
Planta   234 1275-1284   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Kotaro Ise, Koichi Suto, Chihiro Inoue
Environmental Science & Technology   45(12) 5339-5345   Jun 2011   [Refereed]
Ge Cui, Mei-Fang Chien, Koichi Suto, Chihiro Inoue
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology   101(17) 6821-6828   Sep 2017   [Refereed]


鉄酸化細菌の水銀耐性遺伝子merC遺伝子産物は Hg2+のトランスポ-タ-である
Tomonobu Kusano, Chihiro Inoue
化学と生物   29(3) 145-147   Mar 1991
Generation of hydrogen sulfide from poly-sulfide using sulfur reducing bacteria
Koichi Sudo, Yui Takahashi, Chihiro Inoue, Tadashi Chida
硫酸と工業   56(10) 83-92   Oct 2003
Tadashi Chida, Chihiro Inoue
特殊鋼   53(5) 5-8   Sep 2004
Tadashi Chida, Chihiro Inoue
Journal of the Japanese accociation for petroleum technology   63(4) 315-318   Jul 1998
Chihiro Inoue, Toshikazu Shiratori, Tadashi Chida,
第9回環境資源工学会シンポジウム 「土壌汚染の現状と土壌浄化への分離技術の適用」 資料集   50-57   Sep 2004

Books etc

渡邉信、西村和子、内山裕夫、奥田徹、加来久敏、広木幹也、井上千弘、他 (Part:Joint Work, VII環境と微生物 6環境浄化・修復に関わる微生物 バイオリーチング)
朝倉書店   Sep 2008   ISBN:978-4-254-17136-5
Metal-biotechnology for Environmental Conservation and Resource Recycling
植田 充美,池 道彦,井上 千弘 他
シーエムシー出版   Mar 2009   

Conference Activities & Talks

Physical peeling of passivating layers on chalcopyrite leached with ferric ion using small alumina balls
Seongjin Joe, Chihiro Inoue ,Tadashi Chida
21th International Biohydrometallurgy Symposium   5 Oct 2015   
Study on As uptake and rhizobacteria of two As hyperaccumulators forward to As phytoremediation.
Mei-Fang Chien, Ryota Makita, Kazuki Sugawara, Chihiro Inoue
21th International Biohydrometallurgy Symposium   5 Oct 2015   
Characterization of rhizobacteria isolated from arsenic hyperaccumulator ferns.
Mei-Fang Chien, Ryota Makita, Hirofumi Nagayama, Kazuki Sugawara, Chihiro Inoue
12th International Phytotechnologies Conference   27 Sep 2015   
Evaluation of arsenic behavior in temperate-zone plant, Pteris multifida.
Kazuki Sugawara, Mei-Fang Chien, Chihiro Inoue
12th International Phytotechnologies Conference   27 Sep 2015   
環境資源工学会第31回シンポジウム   17 Sep 2015   

Research Grants & Projects

Special Coordination Funds for Promoting Science and Technology
Project Year: Apr 2005 - Today
Study on reaction mechanism of autotrophic mircoorganism and its utilization
Promotion of Basic Research Activities for Innovative Biosciences
Project Year: Apr 1995 - Today


4403316 : 汚染土壌または汚染水の浄化方法
2692015 : チオバシルス属菌のための水銀耐性シャトルベクタープラスミドを使用した形質転換を増強する遺伝子
5348888 : DNA Fragment Coding for Mercuric Reductase of Thiobacillus, and Recombinant Plasmid
Toshikazu Shiratori, Chihiro Inoue, Yoshichika Kitagawa, Tomonobu Kusano
4395561 : 銅の浸出方法
2000-162080 : 材料における液体または気体の漏れ出し評価方法

Social Contribution

[Others]  22 Mar 2005 - 24 Mar 2005
[TV or radio appearance, Contribution]  環境新聞  16 Jun 2010
社団法人 産業環境管理協会
[Others]  25 Jul 2007 - Today
[TV or radio appearance, Contribution]  環境新聞  25 Jun 2008
[Others]  4 Jul 2008


Oct 2011   津波による有害無機化合物汚染土壌の生物浄化技術の開発
Jul 2011   地震・津波流出土壌の生物浄化技術の開発
Jul 2011   自然由来土壌汚染をもたらす重金属類の環境中での形態変化の解明
Sep 2010   ヒープリーチングにおけるヒープ内の温度に関する数値解析
Nov 2006   鉱物油等に起因する複合的な土壌汚染の環境リスク評価手法に関する研究