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Arctic Research Center Regular and Special Seminar

Date Speaker Title
Jan 18 Nadezhda Krasilnikova, Arctic Research Centre of Sakha Republic (Yakutia)/ Slavic Eurasian Research Center, Hokkaido University Economic and Environmental Dynamics of the Arctic Regions of Russia during Crises
Jan 18 Tuyara Gavrilyeva, North-Eastern Federal University Territorial Inequality, Poverty and Social Policy Effectiveness in the Sakha Republic (Yakutia)
Jan 18 Natalia Yakovleva, KEDGE Business School, Paris Local Communities and Extractive Industries: Governance of socio-environmental impacts and collective action
Dec 19 Artem Suslov, Graduate School of Humanities and Human Sciences, Hokkaido University Imaging Arctic and Polar Seas in Naval Fiction about Arctic Convoys
Nov 28 Marina Lomaeva, Hokkaido University Of fur seals and men : Evolution of human–wildlife relations, from depredation to coexistence.
Oct 17 Ramesh Glückler, Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University / Alfred Wegener Institute / University of Potsdam Long-term wildfire activity in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Siberia
Oct 17 Yumiko Miyamoto, Shinshu University Symbiotic fungal communities on larch in the tundra-forest ecotones of eastern Siberia
Oct 17 Shunsuke Tei, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute Responses of tree radial growth to climate changes in central Siberia deduced from dendro-ecological approach
Jul 18 Izabella Baisheva, Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, University of Potsdam, North-Eastern Federal University of Yakutsk, Hokkaido University Alaas lakes development and their ecology in Central Yakutia, Eastern Siberia
May 18 Shinichiro Tabata, Diana Mikhailova, Slavic-Eurasian Research Center Economic Development in the Arctic Regions in Russia: before and after February 2022.
Apr 25 Juha Saunavaara, Arctic Research Center Telecommunications infrastructure, time, community, and the Arctic environment
Apr 25 Masahide Kaeriyama, Arctic Research Center Status and trend of production of Pacific salmon under the warming climate
Mar 20 Stephen Sakapaji, Arctic Research Center Advancement of the Climate Adaptation, Resilience-Building, and Sustainability (CARS) Model in Agriculture in Developing Countries
Mar 20 Koh Izumiyama, Arctic Research Center Oil Spill in the Arctic Ice-covered Waters – Oil Behavior and Response at Sea –
Feb 28 Zarina Bikmullina, Graduate School of Environmental Science Changes of fraction composition of petroleum in upper horizons of Arctic tundra soil with different periods after pollution termination
Feb 28 Tomoki Sakiyama, Graduate School of Environmental Science Investigating the relationship between species distribution and microclimate in a rock-dwelling lagomorph, the northern pika
Jan 17 Biru WANG, Graduate School of Environmental Science Development of aerosol origin model and its applications to the analyses of transboundary air pollution events
Jan 17 Jorge GARCIA MOLINOS, Arctic Research Center A supermarket at your backdoor: A visit to the Karen communities of the Thungyai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary, Thailand.
Dec 20 Masayoshi NIKI, Graduate School of Environmental Science Prediction of PM2.5 Concentrations in Urban Areas in Japan Using Machine Learning
Dec 20 Kazuhisa A. CHIKITA, Arctic Research Center Studies on dynamic processes in aquatic environments: Yukon River & Bering Sea, volcanic lakes and coastal lagoons
Nov 28 Dr. John Josephraj Selvaraj, Director of the Pacific Research Institute of the National University of Colombia Series of projects by the Pacific Research Institute’s Fisheries Resource Management
Nov 15 Yoshiki Ito, Graduate School of Environmental Science Prediction of the number of forest fires and burned area in the Siberian region using machine learning
Nov 15 Ralf Greve, Institute of Low Temperature Science Predicting the Change of the Greenland and Antarctic Ice Sheets Until the Year 3000
Oct 18 Dr. Hiroshi Hayasaka, Arctic Research Center Fire Weather Conditions in the Arctic Region
Oct 5 Dr. Go Iwahana, Arctic Research Center, University of Alaska Permafrost field studies based in HU-ARC and IARC/UAF
Sep 20 Dr. Evgeny Podolskiy, Arctic Research Center Summer with narwhals, the unicorns of the sea
Sep 20 Ms. Marina V. Lomaeva, Arctic Research Center Marine living resource management in the North Pacific and the role of non-state actors: The case of the Northern fur seal
Aug 25 Dr Ji Rubao, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Melting sea ice, changing phenology, and shifting biogeography in the Arctic Ocean
Jul 19 Dr. Juha Saunavaara, Arctic Research Center Telecommunication and transport infrastructure development in the Arctic and other ongoing research projects
Jul 19 Dr. Irene Alabia, Arctic Research Center Pan-Arctic marine biodiversity patterns under recent climate
Jun 27 Dr. Shotaro Uto, Arctic Research Center Ice Engineering Research in ARC-HU – My activities in the last 12 months –
Jun 27 Dr. Fujio Ohnishi, Arctic Research Center Rethinking the internationality of Arctic politics: how much does the Ukraine crisis impact on Arctic politics?
Feb 9 Dr. Koji YAMAZAKI, Arctic Research Center The stratosphere and polar climate
Dec 9 Dr. Yuji KODAMA, Arctic Research Center Introduction of 3rd Arctic Science Ministerial
March 6 Research Professor, Director,Kamrul Hossain, Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law University of Lapland, Arctic Centre Arctic as a Special Legal Regime under International Law
[special seminar]
March 2 Dr.Naotaka Hayashi, University of Calgary Building communities in the midst of changing climate in Greenland
Jan 24 Professor Peter Jordan, Arctic Research Centre, University of Groningen Introduction of Arctic Centre at University of Groningen
Jan 24 Ms. Varvara Parilova, North-East Federal University, Russia. (Staying in Hokudai using East Russia – Japan Expert Education Program (RJE3 Program)) Russian Arctic Governance 2008-2019
Jan 24 Dr. Satoshi Kitaoka, ARC member, Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University Methane emission from the leaves of cool temperate tree species, larch, birch and oak saplings grown under both ambient and elevated CO2 concentration– a preliminary study –
Jan 16 Stein Østbye, Professor of Economics, Ph.D. Director Centre for Economic Research, UiT – The Arctic University of Norway, School of Business and Economics History versus Expectations in economic geography: An experimental analysis
[special seminar]
Dec 20 Professor. Akira MORIKI, Arctic Research Center, Hokkaido University Economic and Social Evaluation for Development of Shipping via Northern Sea Route
Dec 20 Assistant Professor. Teppei YASUNARI, Arctic Research Center, Hokkaido University Characteristics of wildfire over East Eurasia and its smoke transport to Hokkaido
Nov 25 Julie BABIN, PhD Student, Laval University, Canada Japan’s arctic policy, project outline
Nov 25 Takahumi HIRATA, ARC Specially-Appointed Associate Professor Potential Vulnerability of the Arctic marine ecosystems: development of a vulnerability assessment index
Sep 6 Ambassador Einar Gunnarsson,Chair of the Senior Arctic Officials of the Arctic Council Ambassador for Arctic Affairs of Iceland, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Iceland´s Chairmanship Program of the Arctic Council
[special seminar]
Jun 26 Prof. Mikhail Prisiazhnyi Appointed Professor, Arctic Research Center, University of Hokkaido Chair, Department of Northern Studies, North-Eastern Federal University Member of the Board of Governors, University of Arctic The North: Traditional Knowledge, Study and Research
May 21 Dr. Barry Zellen, Arctic Scholar, US Coast Guard Academy Resource Co-Management and the Globalization of Arctic
[special seminar]
Apr 24 Prof. Mikhail Prisiazhnyi Appointed Professor, Arctic Research Center, University of Hokkaido Chair, Department of Northern Studies, North-Eastern Federal University Member of the Board of Governors, University of Arctic UArctic as a platform for cooperation of different stakeholders
Mar 26 Viktor M.Diakonov, Institute for Humanities Research and Indigenous Studies of the North, SB, RAS Frontier of Archaeology in Yakutia
Mar 7 I Nyoman Radiarta,Director, Institute of Marine Observation and Research, Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries, Bali, Indonesia Strengthening on Marine Data and Information System to Support National Oceanographic Data Center in Indonesia
Feb 4 Dr.Ritva Kylli University Lecturer (history), Adjunct professor, University of Oulu, Finland Environmental history of the Arctic Poster attached
Jan 17 Dr. Yuuki Komata, URA of Hokkaido University&Marina Lomaeva, Specialist, International Strategy Section, International Consortium, Russian Platform Project, Division of International Relations, International Affairs Department, Hokkaido University Human Resource Development Platform for Japan-Russia Economic Cooperation and Personnel Exchange (HaRP)
Nov 5 Professor Kenji Yoshikawa,Water and Environmental Research Center, Institute of Northern Engineering, University of Alaska Fairbanks Activities of Thematic Network on Permafrost, University of the Arctic and Polar Exploration History of Hokkaido University
Oct 19 Senior Researcher.Espíritu Aileen Aseron,Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Education, UiT The Arctic, University of Norway Futuring Arctic Urban Sustainability: considerations of human and environmental security
[special seminar]
Oct 19 Senior Researcher.Hein Rune Skjoldal,Institute of Marine Research Bergen, Norway Spatial and temporal changes in the Barents Sea pelagic compartment during the recent warming
[special seminar]
Oct 17 Research Professor.George L. Hunt,Jr,School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences University of Washington, Seattle, U.S.A. Effects of seasonal sea ice cover on the structure of the eastern Bering Sea food web
[special seminar]
Sep 5 Prof.Trofim MAXIMOV,Institute for Biological Problems of Cryolithozone SD RAS, Yakutsk, Russia, BEST Center of North-Eastern Federal University, Yakutsk, Russia The Permafrost-dominated Ecosystems in a Changing Climate
Jul 4 Sean Desjardins, Ph.D., SSHRC Postdoctoral Researcher, Arctic Centre, Research Faculty of Arts, University of Groningen, Netherlands At the intersection of tradition and subsistence: contemporary walrus hunting in Alaska and Arctic Canada
Jul 3 Prof. Amy Lauren Lovecraft, Department of Political Science, University of Alaska Fairbanks Legal framework and legislation concerning indigenous people in Alaska
Jun 13 Assoc. prof. Svein-Erik Sveen, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Narvik Campus Frozen ground engineering and cold weather concreting in areas subjected to seasonal and permafrost
Jun 5 Prof. Ben Fitzhugh, Anthropology, Director, Quaternary Research Center, University of Washington Exploring a climate-ecosystem link to prehistoric human population change around the North Pacific Rim See attached program
May 17 Dr. Julien Seguinot, Laboratory of Hydraulics, Hydrology and Glaciology, ETH Zürich, Switzerland modelling of last glacial cycle ice dynamics in the Alps
Apr 17 Dr.Jorge Molinos Can management compensate for the effects of climate change on global fisheries?
Mar 28 Prof. Toshitaka Takeuchi, Dept. of Global Affairs, Kyoto University China’s Arctic Policy and its Prospect (tentative)
[special seminar]
Feb 16 Mr. Tomoki Ozawa Title: Fishery resource management in the High Sea of the Central Arctic
Ocean -institutions and their problems-
Feb 15 Dr. Tuyara Gavrilyeva, M.K.Ammosov North-Eastern Federal University The anthropogenic impact into the greenhouse gases emission in Yakutia:
retrospective assessment, regression model and carbon regulation policy
[special seminar]
Jan 11 Dr. Daria Gritsenko, University of Helsinki Arctic 100 Expedition- experiencing Arctic shipping along the NWP
[special seminar]
Dec 22 Dr. Hayasaka Hiroshi Recent Vegetation Fires in Russia and the Southern Sakha
Dr. Kazuhisa Chikita Thermal regime of a subarctic deep lake in response to climate change and volcanic activity
Dr. Evgeniy Podolskiy To the “Third Pole”: Expedition to Nepal Himalaya
Dec 18 Dr. Joonkoo Yoo, Dr. Sangmin Shim, Ms. Hyun Ji Jun, Ms. Jihye Yoon, Center for International Law, Korea National Diplomatic Academy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Seoul, Korea
Dr. Fujio Ohnishi
Dr. Juha Saunavaara
International seminar on the Arctic research collaboration between Korea and Japan: Leading cross country and disciplinary research
[special seminar]
Nov 7 Dr. Naoya Kanna Glacier-ocean interaction: oceanographic observations in fjord near a calving front of Bowdoin Glacier, northwest Greenland
Dr. Li Xiaoyang Self and research introduction, -stable isotopes of precipitation in Hokkaido and sea ice condition along Northern Sea Route-
Dr. Yuko Shirai About UArctic
Oct 12 Dr. Daiki Sakakibara Floods of a proglacial stream in Qaanaaq, northwestern Greenland
Dr. Takuto Ando Evaluation of aerosol composition changes in the last 60 years around? SE Greenland
Dr. Yuko Shirai Self-introduction
Sep 8 Dr. Motohisa Abe Research interests and plans at ARC
Dr. Shunsuke Tei Report on field survey 2017 in Northeastern Siberia
Jul 18 Prof. Natsuhiko Otsuka Challenge to the Arctic container shipping, scenario of vessel operation
Jun 21 Dr. Irene Alabia Distribution shifts of demersal fish under contemporary climate changes
Dr. Yumiko Miyamoto Forest soil carbon dynamics in permafrost regions of northeastern Siberia
May 31
Jun 1
Dr. Alexander Kononov
1 Institute for Biological Problems of Cryolithozone Sakha Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences
2 M.K.Ammosov North-Eastern Federal University
Prof. Natsuhiko Otsuka
Prof. Atsuko Sugimoto
A special seminar on “Sakha Republic – Geography, ecosystem, society, and cooperative activity with Hokkaido University”
[special seminar]
May 8 Dr. Hiroshi Hayasaka Forest fires in the boreal and tropical forest
Prof. Abe Motoshisa Self-introduction and study in the Arctic Research Center
Dr. Ando Takuto Self-introduction: A tiny paleontologist meets Arctic research
Dr. Fujio Onishi Self-introduction
Dr. Kazuhisa Chikita Self-introduction
Mr. Tomoki Ozawa Self-introduction
Apr 19 Dr. Hyoung Chul Shin, Korea Polar Research Institute Evolving Korean Arctic research and cases for collaboration
[special seminar]
Apr 19 Dr. Jorge Molinos With a little help from my friends: ocean currents, climate change and biogeographical shifts
Feb 17 Dr. Andrew R. Mahoney (Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska
Sea Ice in the “New” Arctic
  Dr. Andrey Pnyushkov (International Arctic Research Center, University
of Alaska Fairbanks)
Oceanographic observations target shift to the “new” state of the
Arctic Ocean
Feb 6 Dr. Arild Moe(Senior Research Fellow), Fridtjof Nansen Institute, Norway Arctic energy developments – with a special view on Russia
[special seminar]
Dr. Juha Saunavaara How the Development of Hokkaido is bound to the Arctic and other Northern States and Regions
Jan 10 Dr. Minori Takahashi Boundaries, Regulations and EU Norms: Analyzing Aboriginal Subsistence Whaling in the Danish Territory of Greenland
Dr. Evgeniy Podolskiy Deciphering language of greenlandic icequakes
Dec 12 Dr. Shunsuke Tei Spatial heterogeneity in sensitivity of forest productivity to climate change over circum-arctic forests: tree-ring analysis and modeling approaches
Dr. Yumiko Miyamoto Estimating soil carbon fluxes in the permafrost regions in eastern Siberia
Nov 4 Dr. Naoya Kanna Ocean Observations near Marine-Terminating Glacier Front in Northwest Greenland
Dr. Daiki Sakakibara Glaciological observations in the Qaanaaq region, northwestern Greenland in 2016
Oct 3 Mr. Xun Zhang Sea ice decline and 21st century trans-Arctic shipping routes. (paper review)
Dr. Irene Arabia Bioclimatic velocity for walleye pollock in the Bering Sea
Sep 5 Five ARC members Introductory Seminar: Self-introduction and research activities
Prof. Masato Tanaka, Prof. Natsuhiko Otsuka, Dr. Minori Takahashi, Dr. Daiki Sakakibara, Dr. Naoya Kanna,
Jul 4 Eight ARC members Introductory Seminar: Self-introduction and research activities
Director Sei-Ichi Saito, Dr. Yasushi Fukamachi, Dr. Atsuko Sugimoto, Dr. Jorge Molinos, Dr. Shunsuke Tei, Dr. Yumiko Miyamoto, Dr. Irene Arabia, Mr. Xun Zhang