Peer-reviewed Articles

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In Journal of Applied Remote Sensing

A new method for classifying land cover features in high resolution satellite imagery was developed. The method involves (1) performing image segmentation to delineate homogeneous...

Author: 
Tengyu
FU
Lei
MA
Manchun
LI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2018 Topics:

水資源分野で求められる超学際的研究

In 水文・水資源学会誌

巻頭言「水資源分野で求められる超学際的研究」

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Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
May 2018
In Journal of the Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies

Due to its significance for bringing the considerably benefit to the transportation network performance, the several initiatives has been proposed for evaluating and improving the...

Author: 
Russ Bona
FRAZILA
Febri
ZUKHRUF
Kardina
NAWASSA
Jongga
JIHANNY
Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2018 Topics:
In Environmental Economics and Policy Studies

The aim of this study is to investigate the macroeconomic impacts of Japan meeting its 2030 NDC GHG emission reduction target, using a carbon tax, under different assumptions about...

Author: 
Soocheol
LEE
Unnada
CHEWPREECHA
Hector
POLLITT
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2018
In energies

In response to the domestic emission trading scheme, Korean companies are required to shift their strategies from voluntary or regulation-driven management approaches to innovative...

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Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2018
In Journal of Industrial Ecology

This study quantifies the environmental impacts and impact reductions related to wood consumption in Japan from 1970 to 2013 using material flow analysis and life cycle assessment...

Author: 
Chihiro
KAYO
Sebastien
M.R.DENTE
Daisuke
TANAKA
Shinsuke
MURAKAMI
Seiji
HASHIMOTO
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2018 Topics:
In Applied Energy

The Kyoto Protocol implemented the first international top-down mechanisms and provided mitigation incentives for both Annex B and non-Annex B countries. An assessment of the Kyoto...

Author: 
Naoya
ABE
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2018 Topics:
In IEEE Xplore Digital

Motorization has increased sharply forced by economic growth couple with poor public transport services especially at urban areas in Asian cities. A transition process to a private...

Author: 
Regan Leonardus
KASWANTO
Hadi Susilo
ARIFIN
Nurhayati
ARIFIN
Aris
MUNANDAR
Mochamad
MUCHTAR
Kei
GOMI
Tsuyoshi
FUJITA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2018 Topics:
In Case Studies on Transport Policy

A large proportion of Asia’s urban population is served by informal modes of transport known as paratransit. Many of the vehicles in this informal sector contribute to rising air...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2018 Topics:
Risk insurance
In APN Science Bulletin

Several risk insurance initiatives have been implemented at the grassroots level for reducing the vulnerability of communities to natural disasters. Despite these efforts, the...

Author: 
Joy J.
PEREIRA
Arpah A.
BAKAR
Divya S.
SOLOMON
Juan J.
PULHIN
J.
J. CUMMINS
Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2018 Topics:
In International Journal of Remote Sensing

Multiresolution segmentation (MRS) is one of the most commonly used image segmentation algorithms in the remote-sensing community. This algorithm has three user-defined parameters:...

Author: 
Shahab E.
JOZDANI
Mehdi
MOMENI
Mehran
SATTARI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2018 Topics:
In Sustainability Science

Assessing local-scale inclusive wealth: a case study of Sado Island, Japan

Author: 
Yuki
YOSHIDA
Hirotaka
MATSUDA
Kensuke
FUKUSHI
Shinya
IKEDA
Shunsuke
MANAGI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2018
In Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability

The 1.5 °C mitigation challenge for urban areas goes far beyond decarbonizing the cities’ energy supply and needs to enable and incentivize carbon-free everyday living. Reviewing...

Author: 
Dominik
WIEDENHOFER
Barbara
SMETSCHKA
Mikko
JALAS
Helmut
HARBEL
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2018 Topics:
In Groundwater for Sustainable Development

Considering the finite volume of fresh water resources, managing its quality and quantity sustainably is one of
the greatest challenges because of complex global changes. This...

Author: 
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2018 Topics:
In Remote Sensing

In object-based image analysis (OBIA), the appropriate parametrization of segmentation algorithms is crucial for obtaining satisfactory image classification results. One of the ways...

Author: 
Stefanos
GEORGANOS
Moritz
LENNERT
Tais
GRIPPA
Sabine
VANHUYSSE
Eleonore
WOLFF
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2018 Topics:

 地球が危機的な状況にあることが国内外のメディアなどにしばしば取り上げられている。国連の統計によると現在76億人の世界人口は、2030年までに86億人、2050年に98億人と増加の一途を辿り、気候変動の原因となる二酸化炭素の排出は留まるところを知らず、世界平均濃度は2016年に400ppmを超え、このままの成り行きでいくと気温が2100年には約3.8℃(...

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Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
January 2018 Topics:
In 東南アジア研究

The Perusahaan Inti Rakyat (PIR) scheme, a smallholder support scheme in collaboration with plantation companies, was developed in the late 1970s in Indonesia. The idea of the PIR...

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Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
January 2018 Topics:
In Energy

Based on a household energy use survey, this paper explores the technical and economic potential of residential energy savings in a Chinese city, Xiamen. The survey adopted a...

Author: 
Patrick
SCHROEDER
Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2018 Topics:
In 廃棄物資源循環学会誌

2001年に,OECD (経済開発協力機構) が拡大生産者責任 (EPR) 政策の政府向けガイダンスマニュアルを発表して以来,EPRの原則に基づいた使用済み製品の引き取り・リサイクル政策は,導入国数,政策の対象とする製品ともに拡充してきている。不適切な廃棄物管理やインフォーマルなリサイクル活動による環境負荷や社会問題に直面してきた途上国では,...

Author: 
Michikazu
KOJIMA
Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
January 2018 Topics:
In 廃棄物資源循環学会誌

特集 拡大生産者責任の国際動向 ―ガイダンスマニュアル改訂版を中心としての出版にあたっての背景説明など。

Author: 
Hajime
YAMAKAWA
Tomohiro
TASAKI
Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
January 2018 Topics:

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