TETSURO HOSAKA

Last Updated :2021/04/06

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Associate Professor
Web Site
E-mail
hosaka3hiroshima-u.ac.jp

Basic Information

Major Professional Backgrounds

  • 2010/05, 2010/06, Kyoto University, Graduate School of Human Environmental Studies, Researcher
  • 2010/07, 2012/03, Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Integrated Arts and Sciences, Researcher
  • 2012/04, 2014/03, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Graduate School of Urban Environmental Sciences, Research Assistant Professor
  • 2014/04, 2017/12, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Graduate School of Urban Environemtal Sciences, Research Associate Professor
  • 2018/01, 2020/03/31, Hiroshima University, Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation, Associate Professor
  • 2020/04/01, Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Associate Professor

Academic Degrees

  • Kyoto University
  • Kyoto University

Research Keywords

  • Ecology, Biodiverisity, Entomology, Seed-feeding insects, Tropical rainforests, General flowering, Dung beetles, Sustainable forest management, Urban Ecology, Insect-related recreation and tourism, Human-nature interaction

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • The Ecological Society of Japan
  • Japan Society of Tropical Ecology
  • Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation
  • The Society for the Study of Species Biology

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Academic Year, Special Study of Advanced Science and Engineering Transdisciplinary Science and Engineering (2021 Oct. Master Students)
  2. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Academic Year, Special Study of Advanced Science and Engineering Transdisciplinary Science and Engineering (2021 October Doctoral Course)
  3. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Special Exercises of Advanced Science and Engineering Transdisciplinary Science and Engineering A
  4. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Special Exercises of Advanced Science and Engineering Transdisciplinary Science and Engineering B
  5. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Seminar of Ecosystem Conservation and Management Science
  6. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Environmental Management
  7. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, International Environmental Cooperation Studies
  8. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Practical Seminar on International Cooperation Project
  9. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Development Technology
  10. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Ecosystem Conservation and Management Science
  11. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Management and Conservation of Ecosystems
  12. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Intensive, Data Analytics for Sustainable Development
  13. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Seminar on Ecosystem Conservation and Management Science I
  14. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Seminar on Ecosystem Conservation and Management ScienceII
  15. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Seminar of Ecosystem Conservation and Management Science
  16. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Seminar on Ecosystem Conservation and Management Science I
  17. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Seminar on Ecosystem Conservation and Management ScienceII

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. How do childhood nature experiences and negative emotions towards nature influence preferences for outdoor activity among young adults?, Landscape and Urban Planning, 205, 103971, 202101
  2. Assessing cyclone disturbances (1988-2016) in the Sundarbans mangrove forests using Landsat and Google Earth Engine, NATURAL HAZARDS, 102(1), 133-150, 202005
  3. Mapping an invasive goldenrod of Solidago altissima in urban landscape of Japan using multi-scale remote sensing and knowledge-based classification, ECOLOGICAL INDICATORS, 111, 202004
  4. Elucidating the phenology of the Sundarbans mangrove forest using 18-year time series of MODIS vegetation indices, Tropics, 29(2), 41-55, 2020
  5. Mapping an invasive goldenrod of Solidago altissima in urban landscape of Japan using multi-scale remote sensing and knowledge-based classification, Ecological Indicators, 111, 105975, 2020
  6. Canopy height recovery after selective logging in a lowland tropical rain forest, Forest Ecology and Management, 442, 117-223, 2019
  7. The influence of childhood nature experience on attitudes and tolerance towards problem-causing animals in Singapore, Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, 41, 150-157, 2019
  8. ★, Ant assemblages on littered food waste and food removal rates in urban–suburban parks of Tokyo, Basic and Applied Ecology, 37, 1-9, 2019
  9. Effects of nonlethal tourist activity on the diel activity patterns of mammals in a National Park in Peninsular Malaysia, Global Ecology and Conservation, 20, e00772, 2019
  10. Research Note: Relationship between childhood nature play and adulthood participation in nature-based recreation among urban residents in Tokyo area, LANDSCAPE AND URBAN PLANNING, 180, 1-4, 2018
  11. Spatial downscaling of satellite precipitation data in humid tropics using site specific seasonal co-efficient, Water, 10, 409, 2018
  12. The distribution of an invasive species, Clidermia hirta, along roads and trails in Endau Rompin National Park, Malaysia, Tropical Conservation Science, 11, 1-9, 2018
  13. Nature experience promotes preference for and willingness to coexist with wild animals among urban and suburban residents in Malaysia, Ecological Processes, 7, 18, 2018
  14. ★, Relationship between childhood nature play and adulthood participation in nature-based recreation among urban residents in Tokyo area, Landscape and Urban Planning, 180, 1-4, 2018
  15. Nature-related experiences during childhood in urban and rural areas: the case of Peninsular Malaysia, Urban Studies Research, 2017, 7349219, 2017
  16. Carnivore studies in urban areas, Mammalian Science, 57, 157-158, 2017
  17. ★, Childhood experience of nature influences the willingness to coexist with biodiversity in cities, Palgrave Communications, 3, 17071, 2017
  18. Toward coexistence with biodiversity - a relationship between childhood nature experience and tolerance toward nuisance wildlife, academist Journal, 2017
  19. Effects of logging rotation in a lowland dipterocarp forest on mating system and gene flow in Shorea parvifolia, TREE GENETICS & GENOMES, 13(4), 2017
  20. ★, Effects of childhood experience with nature on tolerance of urban residents toward hornets and wild boars in Japan, PLOS ONE, 12(4), 2017
  21. ★, Entomological Culture and Insect-related Tourism in Japan, The International Journal of Tourism Science, 10, 45-52, 2017
  22. A relationship between urban green spaces and conflicts with pest animals: pest control in "biodiverse" society, Pest Control Tokyo, 72, 25-29, 2017
  23. Using fisher knowledge, mapping population, habitat suitability and risk for the conservation of dugongs in Johor Straits of Malaysia, Marine Policy, 78, 18-25, 2017
  24. Recovery of vegetation structure, soil nutrient and late-succession species after shifting cultivation in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia, Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 29, 151-162, 2017
  25. ★, Responses of pre-dispersal seed predators to sequential flowering of Dipterocarps in Malaysia, BIOTROPICA, 49(2), 177-185, 2017
  26. ★, An overview of insect-related events in modern Japan: their extent and characteristics, American Entomologist, 62, 228-234, 2016
  27. Satellite-based characterization of climatic conditions before large-scale general flowering events in Peninsular Malaysia, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 6, 2016
  28. ★, Spatiotemporal dynamics of urban green spaces and human-wildlife conflicts in Tokyo, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 6, 2016
  29. ★, Responses of four hornet species to levels of urban greenness in Nagoya city, Japan: Implications for ecosystem disservices of urban green spaces, URBAN FORESTRY & URBAN GREENING, 18, 117-125, 2016
  30. Research Tourism: Research Activities and Science Communications as a Tourist. Attraction in the Four World Natural Heritage Sites in Japan, The International Journal of Tourism Science, 9, 119-124, 2016
  31. Logging residues conserve small mammalian diversity in a Malaysian production forest, BIOLOGICAL CONSERVATION, 194, 100-104, 2016
  32. Mammalian wildlife tourism in Southeast Asian tropical rainforests: the case of Endau Rompin National Park, Malaysia, Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 28, 167-181, 2016
  33. Remote detection of flowering Somei Yoshino (Prunus x yedoensis) in an urban park using IKONOS imagery: comparison of hard and soft classifiers, JOURNAL OF APPLIED REMOTE SENSING, 9, 2015
  34. Temporal Downscaling of TRMM Rain-Rate Images Using Principal Component Analysis during Heavy Tropical Thunderstorm Seasons, JOURNAL OF HYDROMETEOROLOGY, 16(5), 2264-2275, 2015
  35. Assessment of Effective Seasonal Downscaling of TRMM Precipitation Data in Peninsular Malaysia, REMOTE SENSING, 7(4), 4092-4111, 2015
  36. Consumption Behavior of Tourists to Ban'ei Horse Racing, Obihiro, Japan, The International Journal of Tourism Science, 8, 125-131, 2015
  37. Relationship between the distribution of an endangered cherry species, Cerasus tamaclivorum, and Tama New Town development on the Tama Hills, Tokyo, Japan, Landscape Ecology and Management, 19, 139-148, 2014
  38. ★, Impacts of Small-scale Clearings due to Selective logging on Dung Beetle Communities, BIOTROPICA, 46(6), 720-731, 2014
  39. Impacts of Logging Road Networks on Dung Beetles and Small Mammals in a Malaysian Production Forest: Implications for Biodiversity Safeguards, Lamd, 3, 639-657, 2014
  40. Diel flight activity and habitat preference of dung beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) in Peninsular Malaysia, Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 62, 795-804, 2014
  41. ★, Effects of logging road networks on the ecological functions of dung beetles in Peninsular Malaysia, FOREST ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT, 326, 18-24, 2014
  42. Space-based precipitation radar for spatio-temporal hydrology analysis, Coordinates, 10, 35-39, 2014
  43. Road-networks, a practical indicator of human impacts on biodiversity in Tropical forests, IOP Conference Series Earth and Environmental Science, 18, 012092, 2014
  44. Challenge and opportunities of space-based precipitation radar for spatio-temporal hydrology analysis in tropical maritime influenced catchment: Case study on the hilly tropical watershed of Peninsular Malaysia, IOP Conference Series Earth and Environmental Science, 18, 012001, 2014
  45. ★, Responses of dung beetles to logging under Selective Management System in Peninsular Malaysia, Malayan Nature Journal, 65, 54-60, 2013
  46. Effects of 50 years of selective logging on demography of trees in a Malaysian lowland forest, Forest Ecology and Management, 310, 531-538, 2013
  47. A note on lifestyle and world view of hunter-gatherers in Malaysia, The International Journal of Tourism Science, 6, 167-176, 2013
  48. Geographical pattern and environmental correlates of regional-scale general flowering in Peninsular Malaysia., PloS one, 8(11), e79095, 2013
  49. ★, Abundance of insect seed predators and intensity of seed predation on Shorea (Dipterocarpaceae) in two consecutive masting events in Peninsular Malaysia, Journal of Tropical Ecology, 27, 651-655, 2011
  50. ★, Community structure of pre-dispersal seed predatory insects on eleven Shorea (Dipterocarpaceae) species, Journal of Tropical Ecology, 25, 625-636, 2009
  51. The braconid parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) associated with seeds of Dipterocarpaceae in Malaysia, Journal of Natural History, 43, 635-686, 2009
  52. ★, A preliminary survey of insect galls on dipterocarps in a lowland rainforest at Pasoh, Peninsular Malaysia, Tropics, 18, 93-102, 2009
  53. Seed predation on the dipterocarp Neobalanocarpus heimii (Dipterocarpaceae) by the clearwing moth Synanthedon nautica (Lepidoptera, Sesiidae) in Peninsular Malaysia, Lepidoptera Science, 58, 165-171, 2007
  54. The abundance and composition of arboreal arthropods in Acacia mangium and Paraserianthes falcataria plantations in South Sumatra, Indonesia, Tropics, 14, 255-262, 2005
  55. Material of Dipterocarp-associated gall-inhabiting coccoids collected in Negeri Sembilan, Malaya (Homoptera: Coccoidea), Insecta Matsumurana New Series, 62, 123-151, 2005

Publications such as books

  1. Sustainable Future for Human Security ‒Society, Cities and Governance, Ethnic differences in satisfaction with the attractiveness of tropical urban parks, Scholarly Book, Joint work, Mohamad, M. H. F., Yahya, N. A., Numata, S., Hosaka, T.
  2. 2018/20/18, Tokyo: New Geographical Perspectives, Current status and perspectives of biodiversity in Tokyo, Springer Japan, Tokyo, 2018, 2018, Scholarly Book, Joint work, Numata, S., Hosaka, T.
  3. 2018/20/18, Geography of tourism, Wildlife and sustainable tourism in a tropical rainforest in Malaysia, Ninomiya Shoten, 2018, 2018, Scholarly Book, Joint work, Numata, S., Hosaka, T., Takagi, E.

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Time-series analysis of satellite imagery for detecting mangrove forest phenology in the Sundarbans, Mandal Mohammad Shamim Hasan, Tetsuro Hosaka, The 29th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Tropical Ecology, 2019/06/15, Without Invitation, English
  2. The relationship between general flowering and insects feeding on seeds in tropical rainforests, Tetsuro Hosaka, The 156th Forest Science Seminar of Akita Prefectural University, 2019/11/18, With Invitation, Japanese
  3. General flowering and seed predatory insects in tropical rainforests, Tetsuro Hosaka, The 51st Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Species Biology, 2019/12/07, With Invitation, Japanese
  4. Assessing the regeneration process of mangrove forest after severe cyclones in the Sundarbans with remote sensing, Mohammad shamim hasan Mandal, Md. Kamruzzaman, Tetsuro Hosaka, The 67th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Japan, 2020/03/04, Without Invitation, English
  5. Spatio-temporal differences in the activity of brown leech (Haemadipsa zeylanica) in a tropical rainforest in peninsular Malaysia, Asrulsani Bin Jambari, Tetsuro Hosaka, Shinya Numata, The 67th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Japan, 2020/03/04, Without Invitation, English
  6. Relationships between flower traits and pollinator communities in Akana Wetland, Shimane Prefecture, Watazu, T., Hosaka, T., Inoue, M., Mishima, H., Ushimaru, A., The 67th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Japan, 2020/03/04, Without Invitation, Japanese
  7. Seed predation rates of Shorea leprosula (Dipterocarpaceae) in a general flowering event in 2014, Hosaka, T., The 28th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Tropical Ecology, 2018/06/09, Without Invitation, Japanese, Shizuoka University
  8. Assessing canopy disturbance caused by tropical cyclones using remote sensing techniques in the Sundarbans mangrove forests, Mandal, M. S. H., Hosaka, T., The 28th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Tropical Ecology, 2018/06/09, Without Invitation, English, Shizuoka University
  9. Do environmental value orientations affect preference in natural landscapes? A case of university students in Malaysia, Tsukamoto, Y., Numata, S., Takagi, E., Hosaka, T., The 28th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Tropical Ecology, 2018/06/09, Without Invitation, Japanese, Shizuoka University
  10. Ant communities on food waste and their food removal ability in urban parks in Tokyo, Hosaka, T., Di, L., Eguchi, K., Numata, S., The 65th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society Japan, 2018/03/17, Without Invitation, Japanese, Sapporo Convention Center
  11. Effect of 20 years of newtown development on current distribution of moles, Uchiyama, T., Takagi, E., Hosaka, T., Numata, S., The 65th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society Japan, 2018/03/16, Without Invitation, Japanese, Sapporo Convention Center
  12. Sustainablity of resouce management of Asari clam at clamming spots, Yamamoto, A., Numata, S., Hosaka, T., The 65th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society Japan, 2018/03/16, Without Invitation, Japanese, Sapporo Convention Center
  13. General fruiting by dipterocarps and seed predatory insects in tropical rainforests of Southeast Asia, Tetsuro Hosaka, The 66th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Japan, 2019/03/15, Without Invitation, Japanese
  14. Assessing extent of forest disturbances by tropical cyclones on Sundarbans Mangrove Forests using 30-year Landsat images, Mohammad shamim hasan Mandal, Tetsuro Hosaka, The 66th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society Japan, 2019/03/16, Without Invitation, Japanese
  15. Effects of childhood nature experience on aversion and fear toward nature, Sugiyama, N., Hosaka, T., Takagi, E., Numata, S., The 66th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Japan, 2019/03/17, Without Invitation, Japanese
  16. A relationship betweeen harvest amount and satisfaction of clamming tourists and resource management of asari clams, Yamamoto, A., Numata, S., Hosaka, T., The 66th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society Japan, 2019/03/16, Without Invitation, Japanese
  17. Time-series analysis of satellite imagery for detecting mangrove forest phenology in the Sundarbans, Mandal Mohammad Shamim Hasan, Tetsuro Hosaka, The 29th Annual Meeting of The Japan Society of Tropical Ecology, 2019/03/16, Without Invitation, Japanese

Awards

  1. 2015/06/20, Japan Society of Tropical Ecology, Japan Society of Tropical Ecology
  2. 2017/10, Outstanding Contribution in Reviewing, Forest Ecology and Management, Netherlands

Social Activities

History as Committee Members

  1. Executive Board Member, 2020/04, 2022/03, The Japan Society of Tropical Ecology
  2. Secretary General, 2020/04, 2022/03, The Japan Society of Tropical Ecology
  3. Chief Secretariat, 2018/04, 2020/03, Japan Society of Tropical Ecology
  4. Hiroshima City Environmental Impact Assessment Committee, 2019/05/10, 2021/05/09

Other Social Contributions

  1. Public lecture at Wonderful Nature Village in Tokyo Summer Land (Tokyo Metropolitan University Open University), Entomological culture and insect-related tourism in Japan, Wonderful Nature Village & Tokyo Metropolitan University, 2016/10, Lecturer, Lecture, General
  2. Workshop on Urban Biodiversity for Tokyo Metropolitan Municipalities, Challenges in biodiversity conservation in urban areas, Tokyo Metropolitan University, 2016/11, 2016/11, Lecturer, Seminar or workshop, Civic organization
  3. Workshop for formulating guidelines for Local Biodiversity Act of Tama city, Tama city, 2016/10, 2017/02, Advisor, Seminar or workshop, General
  4. Public lecture at Wonderful Nature Village in Tokyo Summer Land (Tokyo Metropolitan University Open University), Assessing biodiversity like a smartphone game, Wonderhul Nature Village & Tokyo Metropolitan University, 2017/10, Organizing Member, Lecture

History as Peer Reviews of Academic Papers

  1. 2019, Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology, Others, Reviewer, 1
  2. 2019, Global Ecology and Conservation, Others, Reviewer, 2
  3. 2019, Entomological Science, Others, Reviewer, 3
  4. Plant Species Biology, 4
  5. Journal of Insect Conservation, 2
  6. Revista de Biologia Tropical, 1
  7. Journal of Insect Behavior, 1
  8. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 1
  9. Ecological Research, 3
  10. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 1
  11. Japanese Journal of Ecology, 1
  12. Ecosphere, 1
  13. Biodiversitas, 1
  14. 2018, Entomological Science, 2
  15. 2018, Biological Conservation, 2
  16. Coleopterists Bulletin, 1
  17. Ethology Ecology & Evolution, 1
  18. 2018, Forest Ecology and Management, 3
  19. Oriental Insects, 1
  20. 2018, Journal of Environmental Management, 2
  21. 2018, Restoration Ecology, 1
  22. 2018, Urban Forestry and Urban Greening, 1
  23. 2018, Science of the Total Environment, 2
  24. 2018, TROPICS, Others, Reviewer, 2
  25. 2019, Ecological Research, Others, Reviewer, 1
  26. 2019, Landscape and Ecological Engineering, Others, reviewer, 1
  27. 2019, Entomological Science, Others, reviewer, 3
  28. 2019, TROPICS, Others, reviewer, 3