Asia Center for Air Pollution Research (ACAP)

Japan Environmental Sanitation Center

FY 2021 Papers

Peer-reviewed Articles

Atmospheric deposition

H. Xu, U. Tsunogai, F. Nakagawa, Y. Li , M. Ito, K. Sato, H. Tanimoto, Determination of the triple oxygen isotopic composition of tropospheric ozone in terminal positions using a multistep nitrite-coated filter-pack system, Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, DOI:10.1002/rcm.9124 (2021)
S. Itahashi, B. Ge, K. Sato, Z. Wang, J. Kurokawa, J. Tan, K. Huang, J. S. Fu, X. Wang, K. Yamaji, T. Nagashima, J. Li, M. Kajino, G.R. Carmichael, Z. Wang, Insights into seasonal variation of wet deposition over southeast Asia via precipitation adjustment from the findings of MICS-Asia III, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 21, 8709–8734(2021)
S. Itahashi, J. Kurokawa, T. Ohara, I. Uno, S. Fujita, The 36-Year Historical Variation of Precipitation Chemistry during 1976−2011 at Ryori WMO-GAW Station in Japan, SORA, 17, 184-190(2021)

Long-range transport and modeling

K. Shimada, M. Mizukoshi, C. K. Chan, Y. P. Kim, N.-H. Lin, K. Matsuda, S. Itahashi, Y. Nakashima, S. Kato, S. Hatakeyama, Disentangling the contribution of the transboundary out-flow from the Asian continent to Tokyo, Japan, Environmental Pollution, 286, 117280(2021)
K. Shimada, A. Takami, T. Ishida, Y. Taniguchi, S. Hasegawa, C. K. Chan, Y. P. Kim, N.-H. Lin, S. Hatakeyama, Long-term Measurements of Carbonaceous Aerosol at Cape Hedo, Okinawa, Japan: Effects of Changes in Emissions in East Asia, Aerosol Air Quality Research, 21(9), 2000505(2021)
C. H. Kim, F. Meng, M. Kajino, J. Lim, W. Tang, J. J. Lee, Y. Kiriyama, J. H. Woo, K. Sato, T. Kitada, H. Minoura, J. Kim, K. B. Lee, S. Roh, H. Y. Jo, Y. J. Jo, Comparative Numerical Study of PM2.5 in Exit-and-Entrance Areas Associated with Transboundary Transport over China, Japan, and Korea, Atmosphere 12, 469(2021)

Ecological impact

H. Sase, M. Takahashi, K. Matsuda, N. Yamashita, U. Tsunogai, F. Nakagawa, M. Morohashi, H. Yotsuyanagi, T. Ohizumi, K. Sato, J. Kurokawa, M. Nakata, Nitrogen saturation of forested catchments in central Japan - Progress or recovery?, Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 68:1, 5-14(2022)
T. Tanikawa, H. Sase, S. Fukushima, Y. Ito, M. Yamashita, N. Yamashita, M. Kamisako, A. Sugiyama, A. Imaya, T. Ishida, C. Takenaka, M. Takahashi, Sulfur accumulation in soil in a forested watershed historically exposed to air pollution in central Japan, Geoderma, 407, 115544(2022)
T. Hishi, R. Urakawa, S. Saitoh, Y. Maeda, F. Hyodo, Topography is more important than forest type as a determinant for functional trait composition of Collembola community, Pedobiologia, 90, 150776(2022)


H. Akimoto, K. Sato, H. Sase, Y. Dong et al. Development of science and policy related to acid deposition in East Asia over 30 years, Ambio(2022)