SONOKO WATANABE

Last Updated :2021/04/06

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Associate Professor

Basic Information

Major Professional Backgrounds

  • 2014/01/01, Hiroshima University, Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation, Lecturer (Special Appointment)
  • 2003/10/01, 2005/03/31, Tokyo University of Information Sciences, Department of Environmental Science, Assistant professor

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Hiroshima University
  • Master, Hiroshima University

Research Fields

  • Biological Sciences;Conservation of biological resources;Conservation of biological resources
  • Agricultural sciences;Boundary agriculture;Environmental agriculture(including landscape science)

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2021, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, ILDP START/START+ (I to J)
  2. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, ILDP START/START+ (I to J)
  3. 2021, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, ILDP START/START+ (J to I)
  4. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, ILDP START/START+ (J to I)
  5. 2021, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, ILDP Idea Mining Workshop (I to J)
  6. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, ILDP Idea Mining Workshop (J to I)
  7. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, ILDP Global Internship Basic (I to J)
  8. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, ILDP Global Internship Basic (I to J)
  9. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, ILDP Global Internship Basic (I to J)
  10. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, ILDP Global Internship Basic (I to J)
  11. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, ILDP Global Internship Basic (J to I)
  12. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, ILDP Global Internship Basic (J to I)
  13. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, ILDP Global Internship Basic (J to I)
  14. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, ILDP Global Internship Basic (J to I)
  15. 2021, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, ILDP International On-site Training Basic (I to J)
  16. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, ILDP International On-site Training Basic (J to I)
  17. 2021, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, ILDP Research Tutorial Basic (I to J)
  18. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, ILDP Research Tutorial Basic (I to J)
  19. 2021, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, ILDP Research Tutorial Basic (J to I)
  20. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, ILDP Research Tutorial Basic (J to I)
  21. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, ILDP Global Internship Advanced (I to J)
  22. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, ILDP Global Internship Advanced (I to J)
  23. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, ILDP Global Internship Advanced (I to J)
  24. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 4Term, ILDP Global Internship Advanced (I to J)
  25. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, ILDP Global Internship Advanced (J to I)
  26. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, ILDP Global Internship Advanced (J to I)
  27. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, ILDP Global Internship Advanced (J to I)
  28. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 4Term, ILDP Global Internship Advanced (J to I)
  29. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, ILDP International On-site Training Advanced (I to J)
  30. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, ILDP International On-site Training Advanced (J to I)
  31. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, ILDP International Team Project (I to J)
  32. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, ILDP International Team Project (I to J)
  33. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, ILDP International Team Project (J to I)
  34. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, ILDP International Team Project (J to I)
  35. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, ILDP Research Tutorial Advanced (I to J)
  36. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, ILDP Research Tutorial Advanced (I to J)
  37. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, ILDP Research Tutorial Advanced (J to I)
  38. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, ILDP Research Tutorial Advanced (J to I)
  39. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Multidisciplinary Seminar I
  40. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Multidisciplinary Seminar II
  41. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Multidisciplinary Seminar I
  42. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Multidisciplinary Seminar II
  43. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Multidisciplinary Seminar III
  44. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Multidisciplinary Seminar III
  45. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Multidisciplinary Seminar IV
  46. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Multidisciplinary Seminar IV
  47. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Intensive, Onsite Course Rotation
  48. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Intensive, Onsite Training
  49. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Intensive, Onsite Training

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Evaluation of the Environmental DNA Method for Estimating Distribution and Biomass of Submerged Aquatic Plants, PLOS ONE, 11(6), 20160615
  2. ISOLATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF MICROSATELLITE LOCI FOR THE ENDANGERED WETLAND PLANT ADENOPHORA PALUSTRIS (CAMPANULACEAE), APPLICATIONS IN PLANT SCIENCES, 4(9), 201609
  3. Genetic and reproductive consequences of forest fragmentation for populations of Magnolia obovata, Ecological Research, 22, 382-389, 2007
  4. Effective pollen dispersal is enhanced by the genetic structure of an Aesculus urbinate population, Journal of Ecology, 95, 983-990, 2007
  5. Urban green spaces and soil microbial diversity in Jakarta, Indonesia, Hikobia, 14, 459-468, 2006
  6. Recovery of greenery resources in Hiroshima City after World War II, Landscape and Ecological Engineering, 2, 111-118, 2006
  7. Clonal structure and flowering traits of a bamboo [Phyllostachys pubescens (Mazel) Ohwi] stand grown from a simultaneous flowering as revealed by AFLP analysis, Molecular Ecology, 13, 2017-2021, 20040427

Publications such as books

  1. 2004, Ecological Issues in a Changing World, Landscape ecological approach for restoration site of natural forests in the Ota river basin, Japan, Springer Netherlands, 2004, Scholarly Book, Joint work, English, Nakagoshi N, Watanabe S, Koga T, 978-1-4020-2688-1, 426
  2. 2007, Sustainability and Diversity of Forest Ecosystems, Genetic and reproductive consequences of forest fragmentation for populations of Magnolia obovata, Springer Japan, 2007, Scholarly Book, Joint work, English, Isagi Y, Tateno R, Matsuki Y, Hirao A, Watanabe S, Shibata M, 978-4-431-73237-2, 382
  3. 2018/01/01, Landscape Ecology for Sustainable Society, Forest ownership patterns impacting on landscape structure of vegetation in a Mountainous Farm Village, Western Japan, Springer International Publishing, 2018, 01, Scholarly Book, English, Yamaba A, Watanabe S, Wada S, 978-331974328-8;978-331974327-1, 377, 309-319

Awards

  1. 2015/11/17, Women Encouragement Award of Hiroshima University, Hiroshima University
  2. 2006/06/17, Poster Prize, International Conference on Ecological Restoration in East Asia, Forest ownership pattern impacting on landscape structure of vegetation in a mountainous farm village

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. KAKENHI, Distribution structure and conservation of aquatic plants in irrigation ponds, 2012, 2013
  2. KAKENHI, 2016, 2018
  3. FUJIFILM Green Fund, Adenophora palustris Natural Population Recovery using DNA Information, 2016/08, 2017/09