Shun Tsutaki

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Shun Tsutaki
The University of Tokyo
Center for Earth Surface System Dynamics,Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute
Job title
Research Fellow
Ph.D. (Environmental Science)(Hokkaido University)
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Sep 2017
Research Fellow, Center for Earth Surface System Dynamics, Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute, The University of Tokyo
Jul 2018
Mar 2019
Visit Researcher, National Institute of Polar Research
Apr 2016
Sep 2017
Researcher, Earth Observation Research Center, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
Apr 2013
Mar 2016
Project Researcher, Arctic Environment Research Center, National Institute of Polar Research
May 2011
Mar 2013
Researcher, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University


Apr 2007
Mar 2011
Division of Earth System Science, Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University
Apr 2004
Mar 2006
Division of Environmental Geosphere Science, Graduate School of Environmrntal Earth Science, Hokkaido University
Apr 2000
Mar 2004
Department of Earth Science, Faculty of Science, Toyama University

Published Papers

Tsutaki S, Sugiyama S, Sakakibara D
Polar Data Journal   1 1-16   Oct 2017   [Refereed][Invited]
Tsutaki S, Sugiyama S, Sakakibara D, Aoki T, Niwano M
Annals of Glaciology   59(75-2) 181-192   Jul 2017   [Refereed]
Tsutaki S, Sugiyama S, Sakakibara D, Sawagaki T
Journal of Glaciology   62(236) 1083-1092   Sep 2016   [Refereed]
Saito J, Sugiyama S, Tsutaki S, Sawagaki T
Polar Science   10(3) 248   May 2016   [Refereed]
Podolskiy E, Sugiyama S, Funk M, Genco R, Tsutaki S, Walter F, Minowa M, Ripepe M
Geophysical Research Letters   43(5) 2036-2044   Mar 2016   [Refereed]


Numerical weather prediction system based on JMA-NHM for field observation campaigns on the Greenland ice sheet
Hashimoto A, Niwano M, Aoki T, Tsutaki S, Sugiyama S, Yamasaki T, Iizuka Y, Matoba S
Low Temperature Science   75 91-104   Mar 2017   [Invited]
Seismic and infrasonic monitoring of Bowdoin Glacier, Greenland
Podolskiy E, Genco R, Sugiyama S, Walter F, Funk M, Minowa M, Tsutaki S, Ripepe M
Low Temperature Science   75 15-36   Mar 2017   [Invited]
Recent ice mass loss in northwestern Grreenland: Results of the GRENE Greenland project and overview of the ArCS
Sugiyama S, Tsutaki S, Sakakibara D, Saito J, Ohashi Y, Katayama N, Podolskiy E, Matoba S, Funk M, Genco R
Low Temperature Science   75 1-13   Mar 2017   [Invited]
Recent mass loss from the Greenland ice sheet and peripheral glaciers and ice caps
Tsutaki S
Polar News   52(2) 2-10   Sep 2016   [Invited]
Recent ice mass loss on the northwestern coast of Greenland
Sugiyama S, Tsutaki S, Sakakibara D, Saito J, Maruyama M, Sawagaki T
Chikyu monthly symposium   37(2) 9-18   Feb 2015   [Invited]

Awards & Honors

Feb 2013
2012 Ukichiro-Nakaya Science Promotion Award, Kaga City, Ishikawa Prefecture
Sep 2010
学生奨励賞, The Japanese Society of Snow and Ice
Nov 2009
Excellent Poster Award, IFES-GCOE Sustainability Weeks 2009, Hokkaido University
Oct 2009
Very Impressive Presentation 最優秀発表賞, The Japanese Society of Snow and Ice

Research Grants & Projects

JSPS: Grants-in-Aid for Early-Career Scientists
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2021    Investigator(s): Shun Tsutaki
The Japanese Society of Snow and Ice: Inoue Scientific Field Study Foundation
Project Year: May 2008 - Dec 2008    Investigator(s): Shun Tsutaki


Field measurements
Jun-Aug 2015: Bowdoin Glacier, Qaanaaq Ice cap (Greenland)
Jun-Aug 2014: Bowdoin Glacier, Qaanaaq Ice cap (Greenland)
Jun-Aug 2013: Bowdoin Glacier, Qaanaaq Ice cap (Greenland)
Aug-Oct 2011: Zanam, Lunana, Ganju La (Bhutan)
May 2011: Tateyama (Toyama)
Jun-Sep 2009: Rhonegletscher (Switzerland)
Dec 2008-Jan 2009: Glaciar Perito Moreno (Argentina)
Jul-Sep 2008: Rhonegletscher (Switzerland)
Jul-Sep 2007: Rhonegletscher (Switzerland)
Apr 2006: Tateyama (Toyama)
Aug 2004-May 2005: Moshiri (Hokkaido)
Apr-Oct 2003: Tateyama (Toyama)
Oct 2002: Tateyama (Toyama)