Research Institute for Humanity and Nature

Staff Profile

NameFUKUSHIMA, Yoshihiro
AffiliationResearch Department, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature
PositionProfessor
Arrival day2001-04-01
Leaving the office day2008-03-31
Year of Birth1942
Academic CareerDepartment of Forestry, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Bachelor Course (1966)
Professional CareerProfessor, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature, Inter-University Research Institute Corporation, National Institutes for the Humanities (2004)
Professor, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature, Inter-University Research Institute, Ministry of Culture, Sports, Sciences and Technology (2001)
Professor, Institute for Hydrospheric-Atmospheric Sciences, Nagoya University (1994)
Associate Professor, Kyoto University (1989)
Instructor, Kyoto University (1966)
Higher DegreesD.Agr.
Fields of SpecializationMountain Hydrology
Forest Hydrology
Macro-scale Hydrology
Academic Society MembershipsJapan Society of Hydrology and Water Resoueces
AwardsBIWAKO PRIZE FOR ECOLOGY(1992)

 

Books

【Authored/Co-authored】

FUKUSHIMA, Y. 2007 Drying-up of the Yellow River – water and its environmental problems in Chinese large river.. Series book of RIHN. Showa-do Press, kyoto, JAPAN, 187pp. (in Japanese)

Editing

【Editing / Co-editing】

FUKUSHIMA, Y. and M. TANIGUCHI (ed.) 2008,01 Water and environmental problems –analyzing drying-up of the Yellow River.. Gakuho-sha Press, 272pp. (in Japanese)

FUKUSHIMA, Y. (ed.) 2007 Changes in water resources systems: Methodologies to maintain water security and ensure integrated management. IAHS Publication, 315. , 327pp.

Papers

【Original Articles】

Chen, J., M. Taniguchi, G. Liu, K. Miyaoka, S. Onodera, T. Tokunaga and Y. Fukushima 2007 Nitrate pollution of groundwater in the Yellow River delta. Hydrological Journal, Springer-Verlag. (reviewed). DOI 10.1007/s10040-007-007-0196-7.

Sato, Yoshinobu, X. Ma, M. Matsuoka and Y. Fukushima 2007 Analysis of long-term water balance in the source area of the Yellow River basin. Hydrological Processes. DOI: 10.1002/hyp.6730.

Taniguchi, M., J. Chen and Y. Fukushima 2007 The hydrological impact zone in the lower reaches of the Yellow River: a new concept for water resources issues. IAHS Publication 315:199-205. (reviewed).

Sato, Yoshinobu, X. Ma, M. Matsuoka and Y. Fukushima 2007 Impacts of human activity on long-term water balance in the middle-reaches of the Yellow River basin. IAHS Publication 315:85-88. (reviewed).

Kobayashi,N., T. Hiyama, Y. Fukushima, M. L. Lopez, T. Hirano and Y. Fujinuma, 2007 Nighttime transpiration observed over a larch forest in Hokkaido, Japan. . Water Resources Research, 43:1-15. (reviewed).

Higuchi, A., T. Hiyama, Y. Fukuta, R. Suzuki, Y. Fukushima 2007 The behavior of a surface temperature/vegetation index (TVX) matrix derived from 10-day composite AVHRR images over monsoon Asia. . Hydrological Processes 21 (9):1148-1156. (reviewed).

Matsuoka, M., T. Hayasaka, Y. Fukushima and Y. Honda 2007 Land cover in East Asia classified using Terra MODIS and DMSP OLS products.. International Journal of Remote Sensing 28:221-248. (reviewed). Nos. 1-2

Onishi, A., H. Imura,J. Han,F. Shi and Y. Fukushima 2007 Socio-economic activities and the balance between water resource supply and demand in the Yellow River basin, China. IAHS Publication 315:320-327. (reviewed).

Xie, Pingping, A. Yatagai, M. Chen, T. Hayasaka, Y. Fukushima, C. Liu and S. Yang 2007 A gauge-based analysis of daily precipitation over East Asia. Journal of Hydrometeorology 8:607-626. (reviewed). American Meteorological Society

Chen , J., M. Taniguchi and Y. Fukushima 2007 Groundwater and its association with sustainability of agriculture in the North China Plain. IAHS Publication 315:258-265. (reviewed).

Saito, M., S. Onodera, K. Miyaoka, J. Chen, M. Taniguchi, G. Liu and Y. Fukushima 2007 Nitrate contamination in groundwater of the Yellow River Delta and its effect on the marine environment. IAHS Publication 314:271-277. (reviewed).