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Kentaro Watanabe

ワタナベ ケンタロウ | Kentaro Watanabe
Affiliation and department:
Job title: Project Professor, Prof. Emeritus
Other affiliations (1):
  • Japan Polar Research Association  Member of the Board of Directors
Research field  (3): Ecology/Environment ,  Biodiversity/Systematics ,  General fisheries
Research keywords  (12): Antarctic ,  Southern Ocean ,  Marine Ecology ,  marine ecosystem ,  Antarctic Medical Research ,  Antarctic Treaty ,  ice algae ,  diatoms ,  plankton ,  krill ,  sea Ice ,  ocean color remote sensing
Research theme for competitive and other funds  (1):
  • Production ecology within lower-trophic levels in polar waters
Papers (59):
  • Daisuke Shimada, Megumu Tsujimoto, Kentaro Watanabe. A New Free-living Marine Nematode Species of the Genus Graphonema (Nematoda: Chromadorida: Chromadoridae) from Antarctica. Species Diversity. 2019. 24. 1
  • Atsushi Ikeda, Giichiro Ohno, Shinji Otani, Kentaro Watanabe, Satoshi Imura. Disease and injury statistics of Japanese Antarcticresearch expeditions during the wintering period:evaluation of 6837 cases in the 1st-56th parties -Antarctic health report in 1956-2016. International Journal of Circumpolar Health. 2019. 78. 1611327
  • NAOTO JIMI, MEGUMU TSUJIMOTO, KENTARO WATANABE, KEIICHI KAKUI & HIROSHI KAJIHARA. A new species and the shallowest record of Flabegraviera Salazar-Vallejo, 2012 (Annelida: Flabelligeridae) from Antarctica. ZOOTAXA. 2017. 4221. 4. 477-485
  • Atsushi Ikeda, Koji Kawai, Masakazu Tsutsumi, Koji Yoshimura, Giichiro Ohno, Tatsuhisa Hasegawa, Hirofumi Ooe, Kentaro Watanabe, Jun Miyazaki, Hiroyuki Nishiyama. Impact of Living at the Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition Base on Urinary Status: Urinary Status in Antarctica. Lower urinary tract symptoms. 2016
  • Kentaro Watanabe, Koichiro Doi, Hong Tat Ewe, Kottekkatu Padinchati Krishnan, Jae Il Lee, Ruiyuan Liu. Recent advance in Asian polar science - Commemorating ten-year activities of the Asian Forum for Polar Sciences (AFoPS). Polar Science. 2015. 9. 4. 335-337
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MISC (76):
  • Kentaro Watanabe. Antarctic Research Programs of Asian countries. Polar News. 2015. 51. 1. 3-16
  • Kentaro Watanabe. Protected Area Systems in the Antarctic Treaty System. Environmental Research Quarterly. 2014. 174. 65-72
  • Kentaro Watanabe. The Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition in progress and its organization. (review). J. Black Sea/Mediterranean Environment. 2014. 20. 1. 78-91
  • Kentaro Watanabe. Summer operations of JARE54 (2012-2013), conquering difficulties due to heavy sea ice conditions. Polar News. 2013. 49. 2. 2-9
  • Kentaro Watanabe. The plan of the 54th JARE (2012-2014). Polar News. 2013. 49. 1. 27-41
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Books (9):
  • Micro-organisms in special(polar)conditions-topics on ice algae.
    Bio-industrial materials, Nikkei Technical Books 1988
  • Seasonal variation in ice algal assemblages in the fast ice near Syowa Station in 1983/84.(共著)
    Antarctic Ecosystems-Change and Conservation eds. by Kerry and Hempel, Springer-Verlag 1990
  • Polar environment and micro-algae. 1. Marine micro-algae.
    Handbook on Micro-organisms in Ultimate Conditions. Science Forum 1991
  • Lives in the Sea Ice-Ecology of Ice Algae
    The Sea and Global Environment-Frontiers in Oceanography, Tokyo University Press 1991
  • Algae-copepod-fish link associated with Antarctic sea ice.(共著)
    In Marine Biology-Its Accomplishment and Future Prospect, Hokusen-sha 1991
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Lectures and oral presentations  (33):
  • The Ozone Hole; What Does It Tell Us?
    (4th General Meeting of International Society for Medical Gases at UN University, Tokyo 2001)
  • Selected highlights in the Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition.
    (Antarctic Science Seminer, Chulalongcorn University 2004)
  • 南極の生き物を支える海の働き者ー植物プランクトンとアイスアルジー
    (南極海ーその生態系と海鷹丸南極観測の足跡 東京海洋大学水産資料館講演会 2006)
  • 環境の鍵。氷の南極大陸
    (グリーンカレッジ教養課程 2006)
  • これからの南極観測
    (南極報告会 2006)
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Works (10):
  • Marine biological observation in the Southern Ocean and coastal water of the Antarctic (22nd Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition; JARE)
    1980 - 1981
  • Ecological observation of lower trophic levels, especially ice-algae in the coastal water of Antarctica near Syowa (JARE24 wintering party)
    1982 - 1984
  • Ecological observation of lower trophic levels in the coastal water of King George Island (5th Chinese Antarctic Research Expedition)
    1988 - 1989
  • Ecological observation of sedimentation processes of primary products in the Indian sector of the Southern Ocean (aboard Aurora Australis)
    1992 -
  • Oceanographic observation of primary producers in the coastal water of Syowa station in east Antarctica (JARE35 wintering party)
    1993 - 1995
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Education (5):
  • - 1977 University of Tokyo Faculty of Agriculture Department of Fisheries
  • - 1977 The University of Tokyo Faculty of Agriculture
  • 1979 - 1979 Graduate University of Tokyo
  • 1977 - 1979 Graduate University of Tokyo Fac Agriculture Dept Fisheries
  • - 1979 The University of Tokyo Graduate School, Division of Agricultural Science
Professional career (2):
  • PhD, Agriculture (The University of Tokyo)
  • Master, Agriculture (The University of Tokyo)
Work history (12):
  • 1980 - 1981 22nd JARE summer party Researcher
  • 1982 - 1984 24th JARE overwinter party Researcher
  • 1993 - 1995 35th JARE Overwintering Party Researcher
  • 1979 - 1995 Research Associate, NIPR
  • 1998 - 1999 40th JARE Summer Party Researcher
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Association Membership(s) (7):
Oceanographic Society of Japan ,  Japanese Society of Fisheries Science ,  Phycological Society of America ,  Japanese Society of Phycology ,  Plankton Society of Japan ,  International Society for Diatom Research ,  Japanese Society of Diatoms
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