Staff Profile

NameWATANABE Tsugihiro
AffiliationCenter for Coordination, Promotion and Communication
PositionProfessor
Year of Birth1953
Academic CareerDepartment of Agricultural Engineering, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, D. Course (1983)
Department of Agricultural Engineering, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, M. Course (1979)
Department of Agricultural Engineering, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyoto University (1977)
Professional CareerProfessor, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature (2003)
Associate Professor, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature (2001)
Associate Professor, Arid Land Research Center, Tottori University (2001)
Associate Professor, College of Agriculture and Bioscience, Osaka Prefecture University (1995)
Associate Professor, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyoto University (1989)
Research Assistant, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyoto University (1984)
Research Fellow, Japan Society for Promotion of Science (1983)
Higher DegreesD.Agr. (Kyoto University, 1989)
M.Sc. (Kyoto University, 1979)
Fields of SpecializationIrrigation and Drainage Engineering
Academic Society MembershipsJapanese Society of Irrigation Drainage and Reclamation Engineering
Japan Society of Hydrology and Water Resources
Japanese Association for Water Resources and Environment
Japan Society of Civil Engineers
The Japanese Society for Arid Land Studies
International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage
International Water Resources Association
The Association of Rural Planning

 

Books

【Chapters/Sections】

Tsugihiro Watanabe 2012,04 Wise use of water in semi-arid regions – Nurturing local knowledge of land and water. Association of Japanese Agricultural Scientific Societies (ed.) Agro-sciences contributing to conservation and restoration of environment. Yokendo, pp.85-100. (in Japanese)  

Tsugihiro Watanabe 2012,03 Integrated Approach to Climate Change Impact Assessment on Agricultural Production Systems. V. Anbumozhi et al (ed.) Climate Change in Asia and the Pacific. Asian Development Bank Institute and SAGE Publication, Tokyo, pp.138-155.  

Tsugihiro Watanabe 2011,11 Agriculture and Hydrological System. Shimizu, H. et. al (ed.) Environmental Science of Water. University of Nagoya Press, pp.155-169. (in Japanese)  

Tsugihiro Watanabe 2010,11 Local Wisdom of Land and Water Management: The Fundamental Anthroscape of Japan. Selim Kapur, Hari Eswaran, W.E.H. Blum (ed.) Sustainable Land Management. Springer, pp.351-362. DOI:10.1007/978-3-642-14782-1_16.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-14782-1_16

H. Eswaran, S. Berberoglu, C. Cangir, D. Boyraz, C. Zucca, T. Watanabe, et.al. 2010,11 The Anthroscape Approach in Sustainable Land Use. Selim Kapur ・Hari Eswaran ・W. E. H. Blum (ed.) Sustainable Land Management: Learning from the Past for the Future. Springer-Verlag, pp.1-50.  

Tsugihiro Watanabe 2010,11 Local Wisdom of Land and Water Management: The Fundamental Anthroscape of Japan. Selim Kapur ・Hari Eswaran ・W. E. H. Blum (ed.) Sustainable Land Management: Learning from the Past for the Future. Springer-Verlag, pp.351-362.  

Tsugihiro WATANABE 2010,08 . The Japanese Society of Irrigation, Drainage and Rural Engineering Handbook Revised Edition No. 7. , pp.766-769.  

Tsugihiro WATANABE 2010,08 . The Japanese Society of Irrigation, Drainage and Rural Engineering Handbook Revised Edition No. 7. , pp.771-772.  

Chieko Umetsu, Makoto Taniguchi, Tsugihiro Watanabe, and Shigeo Yachi 2010,04 TRANSDISCIPLINARY RESERACH IN WATERSHED CONSERVATION: EXPERIENCES, LESSONS, AND FUTURE DIRECTIONS. JAMES A. ROUMASSET, KIMBERLY M. BURNETT, ARSENIO M. BALISACAN (ed.) SUSTAINABILITY SCIENCE FOR WATERSHED LANDSCAPES. ISEAS PUBLISHING, INSTITUTE OF SOUTHEAST ASIAN STUDIES, 30 HENG MUI KENG TERRACE, PASIR PANJANG, SINGAPORE 119614, pp.77-102.  

Tsugihiro WATANABE 2010,03 Variety of qualities of bottled-waters and the global environment. Taguchi, R., Kubo, M., Akimichi, T. (ed.) The Earth ~ a water vessel. , National Institute for the Humanities, pp.33-34. (in Japanese)  

Dawen YANG・Kyoichi OTSUKI・Tetsuo KOBAYASHI・Daisuke YASUTAKE・Hiroyuki CHO・Masaharu KITANO・Makito MORI・Tsugihiro WATANABE・Kuniyoshi TAKEUCHI・Hiroshi ISHIDAIRA and Changrong YAN 2010 Water Resources and Use. Tetsuya KUSUDA (ed.) The Yellow River:Water and Life. World Scientific, pp.25-72.  

Tsugihiro WATANABE 2010 Irrigation as "Wisdom on land and Water Management". Tomoya AKIMICHI et al. (ed.) Water and Life . Bensei-shuppan, pp.107-134.  

Tsugihiro WATANABE 2009 Use of Water-Wisdom for Management Water-. RIHN (ed.) Futurability of Water and Human-Creeping Crisis-. Showado, pp.38-67.  

Papers

【Original Articles】

Tsugihiro Watanabe and Shin Hirose 2011,09 Engineering in Wisdom on Land and Water. Journal of JSIDRE 79(9) :7-10. (in Japanese)  

Junya Hasegawa, Katsuyuki Fujinawa, Seiichiro Ezawa, Tomiharu Toyoda and Tsugihiro Watanebe 2011,04 The influence of soil and water hysteresis on a saturated-unsaturated flow. Journal of Japanese Association of Groundwater Hydrology 53(1) :25-39. (in Japanese)  

Tsugihiro WATANABE 2011,03 Migratory birds fly into paddy fields -connecting fields to the earth. SEEDer 4 :35-43. (in Japanese)  

Junya HASEGAWA, Katsuyuki FUJINAWA, Seiichiro EZAWA, Tomiharu TOYODA and Tsugihiro WATANABE 2011 The influence of soil water hysteresis on a saturated-unsaturated flow. Journal of Japanese Association of Groundwater Hydrology 53(1) :25-39. (in Japanese)  

Takashi KUME・Erhan AKCA・Takanori NAGANO・Selim KAPUR・Tsugihiro WATANABE 2010 Seasonal Changes of Fertilizer Impacts on Agricultural Drainage in a Salinized Area in Adana,Turky. Science of the Total Environment :3319-3326.  

Tsugihiro WATANABE 2010 Trend and Tasks of Global Change Studies in Irrigation, Drainage and Rural Engineering. Journal of the Japanese Society of Irrigation,Drainage and Rural Engineering 78(1) :3-7.  

Takanori NAGANO・Takeo ONISHI・Takashi KUME・ Tsugihiro WATANABE・Keisuke HOSHIKAWA・Sevgi DONMA 2009 Long-Term Changes in Water and Salinity Management in Lower Seyhan Plain, Turkey. M. Taniguchi・ W.C. Burnett・ Y. Fukushima・ M. Haigh ・ Y. Umezawa (ed.) From Headwaters to the Ocean: Hydrological Changes and Watershed Management. Taylor and Francis, pp.313-320.  

Katsuyuki FUJINAWA・Takahiro IBA・Yohichi FUJIHARA・Tsugihiro WATANABE 2009 Modeling Interaction of Fluid and Salt in an Aquifer/Lagoon System. Groundwater 47(1) :35-48.  

Tsugihiro WATANABE・Takashi KUME 2009 A General Adaptation Strategy for Climate Change Impacts on Paddy Cultivation : Special Reference to the Japanese Context. Paddy and Water Environment 7(1) :313-320.  

Aimin HAO・Tomokazu HARAGUCHI・Yoichi FUJIHARA・Tsugihiro WATANABE・Yoshisuke NAKANO 2009 Quantification of Soil Water Environment for Optimum Afforestation in Horqin Sandy Land, China. Journal of arid land studies 19(3) :475-482.  

Yoichi FUJIHARA・Slobodan P. SIMONOVIC・Fatih TOPALOGLU・Kenji TANAKA・Tsugihiro WATANABE, 2008 An Inverse-modeling Approach to Assess the Impacts of Climate Change in the Seyhan River Basin, Turkey. Hydrological Sciences 53(6) :1121-1136.  

Aimin HAO・Tsugihiro WATANABE・Tomokazu HARAGUCHI・Yoshisuke NAKANO 2008 Effects of Land Use on Soil Physical and Chemical Properties of Sandy Land in Horqin, China. M. Taniguchi, W.C. Burnett, Y. Fukushima ・M. Haigh ・Y. Umezawa (ed.) From Headwaters to the Ocean: Hydrological Changes and Watershed Management. Taylor and Francis, pp.123-127.  

Akio ONISHI・Yoshinori SATO・Tsugihiro WATANABE・Yoshihiro FUKUSHIMA・Xia CAO・Hidefumi IMURA・M. Matsuoka Masashi Morisugi 2008 Study on Sustainable Agricultural Production and Agricultural Water Use Efficiency in the Yellow River Basin of China. M. Taniguchi・ W.C. Burnett・ Y. Fukushima・ M. Haigh ・ Y. Umezawa (ed.) From Headwaters to the Ocean: Hydrological Changes and Watershed Management.. Taylor and Francis, pp.465-470.  

Yoichi FUJIHARA・Tsugihiro WATANABE・Takanori NAGANO・Kenji TANAKA・Toshiharu KOJIRI 2008 Adapting to Climate Change Impacts on the Water Resources Systems of the Seyhan River Basin in Turkey. M. Taniguchi,・W.C. Burnett・ Y. Fukushima・ M. Haigh ・ Y. Umezawa (ed.) From Headwaters to the Ocean: Hydrological Changes and Watershed Management. Taylor and Francis, pp.257-263.  

Tsugihiro WATANABE 2007 ICID to Kenkiyuusiya no yakuwari. Japanese ICID society bulletin 16. (in Japanese) The First page.  

Akio ONISHI・Masafumi MORISUGI・Feng SHI・Hidefumi IMURA・Tsugihiro WATANABE・Yoshihiro FUKUSHIMA 2008 Study on the Efficiency of Agricultural Water Use in Yellow River Basin. Journal of Arid Land Studies 18(2) :45-55. (in Japanese)  

Yoichi FUJIHARA・Kenji TANAKA・Tsugihiro WATANABE・Takanori NAGANO・Toshiharu KOJIRI 2008 Assessing the Impacts of Climate Change on the Water Resources of the Seyhan River Basin in Turkey: Use of Dynamically Downscaled data for Hydrologic Simulation. Journal of Hydorology 353(1-2) :33-48.  

【Review Articles】

Tsugihiro Watanabe 2012,03 Review of the RIHN Project Report Meeting 2011. Humanity & Nature 35 :10-11. (in Japanese)  

Tsugihiro Watanabe and Chihiro Ito 2012,03 Establishing consilience for local water management. Humanity & Nature 35 :4-5. (in Japanese)  

Tsugihiro Watanabe 2011,12 Radicalizing the knowledge of land and water to tackle with the climate change. Preface of Journal of JSIDRE 79(12) :907-908. (in Japanese)  

Tsugihiro WATANABE 2009 Climate Change Impacts on Paddy and Water Management. The International Society of Paddy and Water Environment Engineering(PAWEES) World Water Forum 5 :3-8.  

Tsugihiro WATANABE 2008 The Field Report「Shiroiumi」heno nagare wo saguru. Water and People (4) :30-31. (in Japanese)  

Tsugihiro WATANABE・Takanori NAGANO・Keisuke HOSHIKAWA・Yoichi FUJIHARA・Chieko UMETSU・Takashi KUME・Kenji TANAKA・Riza KANBER 2008 Integrated Approach to Climate Change Impact Assessment on Irrigated Agriculture. 20th International Congress on Irrigation and Dranage :Japanese ICID society bulletin (20) :77-90.  

Takanori NAGANO・Keisuke HOSHIKAWA・Sevgi DONMA・Takeo ONISHI・Takashi KUME・Erhan AKCA・Selim KAPUR・Tsugihiro WATANABE 2008 Long-Term Dynamic of Water and Salinity Management in Lower Seyhan Plan,Turky. 20th International Congress on Irrigation and Drainage : Japanese ICID society bulletin (20) :51-61.  

Tsugihiro WATANABE 2007 Chilyu onndanka・Kikou hendou. Suido no Chi 175(12) :48.  

Tsugihiro WATANABE 2007 Management of Paddy Field Conditions for Migratory Birds Linking Together with Environment Conservation. Proceedings of 12th World Lake Conference .  

Tsugihiro WATANABE 2007 International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage. Nihon ICID Kyoukai Kaihou 16. (in Japanese) The first page.  

Research Presentations

【Oral Presentation】

Tsugihiro Watanabe Designing Local Framework of integrated Water Resources Management. International Symposium on “Long Term Vision for the Sustainable Water & Land Use, Linking Global Vision & Local Wisdom”, 2011,09,20-2011,09,23, Adiyaman, Turkey.  

Tsugihiro Watanabe Closing remarks. The 1st Symposium of the Food and Health Risk Project “Managing Environmental Risks to Food and Health Security in the Laguna Lake Watersheds Philippines”, 2011,06,30-2011,06,30, Kyoto.  

Tsugihiro Watanabe Agriculture is the art of managing uncertainty. Session Ⅳ: Ecological Resilience for Stakeholder Farming System in the Semi-Arid Tropics. Comments in Resilience International Symposium “Building Social- Ecological Resilience in a Changing World”, 2011,06,18-2011,06,20, Kyoto.  

Tsugihiro WATANABE Methance Emission from Paddy Fields. Working Group on Global Climate Change and Agricultural Water Management, 2009,12,07, New Delhi,India.  

Yoichi FUJIHARA, Kenji TANAKA, Tsugihiro WATANABE, Toshiharu KOJIRI Uncertainties in Climate Change Impact Assessment Caused by GCMs, Downscaling Techniques, and Hydrologic Models. The 53rd Conference on Hydraulic Engineering, 2008,03,04, Hiroshima,Japan . (in Japanese)  

Tsugihiro WATANABE・Takanori NAGANO・Takashi KUME・Keisuke HOSHIKAWA・Chieko UMETSU Reserch project of RIHN on Impact of Climate Changes on Agricultural Production System in Arid Areas. Reserch project of RIHN, 2008, Kyoto. (in Japanese)  

Tsugihiro WATANABE Manegement of Paddy Field Conditions for Migratory Birds Linking Together with Lake Environment Conservation. 12th World Lake Conference, 2007,10,28-2007,11,02, New Delhi,India.  

Yoichi FUJIHARA, Kenji TANAKA, Tsugihiro WATANABE, Toshiharu KOJIRI Assessing the Impact of Climate Change on the Water Resources of the Seyhan River Basin, Turkey. Annual meeting of the Japanese Society of Irrigation. Drainage and Rural Engineering, August 2007, Ehime,Japan. (in Japanese)  

Tsugihiro WATANABE SCIENTIFIC COLLOABORATION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMNT. SECOND ANNUAL YOK-SUNY COLLABORATION SYMPOSUM, 2007,05,23-2007,05,25, Adana,Turkey.  

【Invited Lecture / Honoronary Lecture / Panelist】

Tsugihiro Watanabe Designing local frameworks for integrated water resources management. Workshop on collaborative research on themes relating to the humanities and the environment, 2012,03,22-2012,03,23, University of East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom.  

Tsugihiro Watanabe Designing Framework of Local Water Management under the Context of Integrated Water Resources Management. 6th World Water Forum, 2012,03,12-2012,03,17, Marseille, France.  

Tsughiro Watanabe Role of Irrigation and Agriculture in Lake Basin Management. JICA / ILEC Integrated Basin Management for Lake Environment Course, 2012,01,25, Kusatsu, Shiga. (in Japanese)  

Tsugihiro Watanabe Chair:Global Climate Change and Hydrologic Linkages.. 14th World Lake Conference, 2011,10,31-2011,11,04, Austin Texas USA.  

Tsugihiro Watanabe Wise use of water in semi-arid regions. Symposium on “Agro-sciences contributing to conservation and restoration of environment”. Association of Japanese Agricultural Scientific Societies, 2011,10,08, Yayoi Hall of the University of Tokyo. (in Japanese)  

Tsugihiro Watanabe Introduction of RIHN. Third Conference of Regional Climate Change for 8th STS forum, 2011,10,03, RIHN, Kyoto.  

Tsugihiro Watanabe Integrated Approach to Climate Change Impact Assessment on Agricultural Production System.. Session F3, 8th STS forum, 2011,10,03, Kyoto International Conference Hall, Kyoto.  

Tsughiro Watanabe Role of Irrigation and Agriculture in Lake Basin Management. JICA / ILEC Integrated Basin Management for Lake Environment Course, 2011,08,11, Kusatsu, Shiga.  

Tsugihiro WATANABE Impacts of Climate Change and Adaptation Strategy in Irrigation Management. ISAP2010(International Forum for Sustainable Asia and the Pacific), 2010,07,13, Kanagawa,Japan.  

Tsugihiro WATANABE Regional Workshop on Mainstreaming Cimate Change Adaptation into Developmental Planning. Asian Development Bank Institute, 2009,04,14-2009,04,17, Tokyo,Japan.  

Tsugihiro WATANABE Message from the INWEPF to the First Asia-Pacific Water Summit. First Asia-Pacific Water Summit, 2007,12,03-2007,12,04, ohita,Japan .  

Tsugihiro WATANABE Sekai to Nihon no mizusigen wo meguru kadai to tenbou. Kankiyou no tikasuisigenkanri wo kangaeru, , Nagano,Japan. (in Japanese)  

Tsugihiro WATANABE Role of Irrigation and Agriculture in Lake Basin Management. Koshyokankiyouhozen no tame no tougouteki riyuuiki kanri ko-su, , Shiga,Japan .  

Tsugihiro WATANABE Sekai tp Nihon no mizushigen wo meguru kadai to tenbou. Heisei19nendo kantoutihou kankiyou taisaku suishin honnbu mizu kankiyou bukai, , Tokyo,Japan. (in Japanese)  

Tsugihiro WATANABE NougiyouNouson ni okeru mizu to kankiyou ~kadai to tenbou~. Tokumei iinkai mizu no anzenhoshiyou kenkyuukai, , Tokyo,Japan. (in Japanese)