TAKADA Masashi

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TAKADA Masashi
Nara Women's University
Job title
Professor,Dean, Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences
Other affiliation
Nara Women's UniversityNara Women's UniversityNara Women's University

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

:Part-time Lecturer of Toyo Women's College
:Part-time Lecturer of Toyo Women's College
:Associate Professor of Nara Women's University


Graduate School, Division of Science, The University of Tokyo
Department of Geography, Faculty of Science, The University of Tokyo

Committee Memberships

Apr 2000
Mar 2004
The Association of Japanese Geographers Nippon Chiri-Gakkai  
Apr 2010
The Association of Japanese Geographers Nippon Chiri-Gakkai  
Aug 2002
The Japan Landslide Society  
Nov 2004
Oct 2006
The Human Geographical Society of Japan  

Published Papers

Itoh Nobuaki, Hori Kazuhisa and Takada Masashi
Quaternary International   455 102-112   2017   [Refereed]
TL and ESR signals in quartz of Kurobe River Sediments.
Yoshida, M., Toyoda, S., Ninagawa, K., Takada, M. and Shimada, A.
Advances in ESR Applications   32 4-10   2016   [Refereed]
Biswas, R.H., Toyoda, S., Takada, M. and Shitaoka, Y.
Quaternary Geochrnology   30(Part B) 350-356   2015   [Refereed]
Shimada, A., Takada, M. and Toyoda, S.
Geochronometria   40(4) 334-340   2013   [Refereed]


TAKADA Masashi
E-journal GEO   10(1) 1-17   2015
TAKADA Masashi, Takada M., Tani, A., Miura, H., Moriwaki, K. and Nagatomo,T.
Quaternary Science Review   22 1323-1328   2003
Luminescence Dating of Quaternary Materials
TAKADA Masashi
号外26 108-118   1999
A Review of Current Development in Optically Stimulated Luminescence Dating of Quaternary Sediments
TAKADA Masashi
Annual Report of Studies in Humanities and Social Sciences, the Faculty of Letters, Nara Women's Univeresity   39 53-68   1995
TAKADA Masashi
Journal of Geography   104 551-560   1995

Books etc

Explanatory text of geological map of Mount Riiser-Larsen, Enderby Land, Antarctica (Antarctic gedogical map series sheet 37 Mount Riiser-Larsen, National Institute of Polar Research)
National Institute of Polar Research   2000   
Active Faults in the Kinki Area, Central Japan : Sheet Maps and Inventories
University of Tokyo Press   2000   
Maps and Landforms of Mountains
Guide Book for Observation of Mountain Landscape.
(Kokon-shoin)   1992   

Conference Activities & Talks

ESR and TL signals of quartz in the present river bed sediments and in possible source rocks
4th Asia Pacific Luminescence and Electron Spin Resonance Dating Conference   2015   
Age estimation of coral fossil by post-IR IRSL measurement of insoluble residue
4th Asia Pacific Luminescence and Electron Spin Resonance Dating Conference   2015   
Challenges of OSL-dating of floodplain deposits from the Nara basin in western Japan
XIX Congress of the International Union for Quaternary Research   2015   
Application of ESR in Quaternary geological dating
APES-IES-SEST2014   2014   
OSL and post-IR RISL daing of minerals in altered coral fossils
14th International Conference on Luminescence and Electron Spin Resonance Dating   2014   


2001 Research Expedition for Lake Puma Yumco on Tibetan Plateau
2001 - 2002
Comparative ecological study on Subtropical forest in Canary
1997 - 1998
Geoecological Survey in the Bhutan Himalaya
1989 - 1991

Research Grants & Projects

Quaternary Environment Changes and Natural Disaster
Project Year: 1995   
ESP・TL・OSL Dating of Quaternary Sediments
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 1990   
Quaternary Environmental History of the Himalayas and Antarctica
Project Year: 1989   
Quaternary Environmental History of the Bhutan Himalaya
Project Year: 1989   
Geohistory of Mountain Landforms in the Japanese Archipelagoes
Project Year: 1983