NITTAMI Tadashi

Affiliation

Faculty of Engineering, Division of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering

Job Title

Associate Professor

Research Fields, Keywords

Biological Wastewater Treatment, Solid-Liquid Phase Separation, Microbial Community Analysis

Mail Address

E-mail address

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The Best Research Achievement in Research Career 【 display / non-display

  • 【Published Thesis】 Candidatus Monilibacter spp., common bulking filaments in activated sludge, are members of Cluster III Defluviicocccus (Tadashi Nittami, Simon McIlroy, Elizabeth M. Seviour, Sarah Schroeder, and Robert J. Seviour)  2009.10

    【Published Thesis】 Influence of temperature, pH and dissolved oxygen concentration on enhanced biological phosphorus removal under strictly aerobic conditions  2011.12

    【Academic Awards Received】 WET Excellent Paper Award  2012.06

Graduate School 【 display / non-display

  • 2001.04
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    2004.03

    The University of Tokyo  Graduate School of Frontier Sciences  Division of Environmental Studies  Doctor Course  Completed

Degree 【 display / non-display

  • Doctor of Environment -  The University of Tokyo

Campus Career 【 display / non-display

  • 2020.04
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    Now

    Duty   Yokohama National UniversityFaculty of Engineering   Division of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering   Associate Professor  

  • 2007.04
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    2020.03

    Duty   Yokohama National UniversityFaculty of Engineering   Division of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering   Research Fellow  

  • 2004.04
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    2007.03

    Duty   Yokohama National UniversityFaculty of Engineering   Division of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering   Research Associate  

  • 2020.04
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    Now

    Concurrently   Yokohama National UniversityGraduate School of Engineering   Department of Materials Science and Engineering   Associate Professor  

  • 2020.04
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    Now

    Concurrently   Yokohama National UniversityCollege of Engineering Science   Department of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Life Science   Associate Professor  

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External Career 【 display / non-display

  • 2019.08
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    2019.10

    La Trobe University   School of Life Science   Honorary Research Fellow  

  • 2018.05
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    2018.09

    La Trobe University   School of Life Science   Honorary Research Fellow  

  • 2007.10
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    2008.07

    La Trobe University   School of Molecular Sciences   Honorary Visitor  

Academic Society Affiliations 【 display / non-display

  • 2004
     
     
     

    Japan Society on Water Environment

Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification) 【 display / non-display

  • Environmental engineering and reduction of environmental burden

  • Biofunction/Bioprocess

 

Research Career 【 display / non-display

  • Solid-liquid separation of activated sludge

    Environmental Research  

    Project Year:  -   

  • Biological nutrient removal

    Environmental Research  

    Project Year:  -   

  • Microbial ecology of activated sludge

    Project Year:  -   

  • Microbial Fuel Cell

    The Other Research Programs  

    Project Year:  -   

Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Influence of the flow velocity on membrane-aerated biofilm reactors: Application of a rotating disk for local flow control

    Tadashi Shoji , Ryuya Itoh , Tadashi Nittami , Tatsuto Kageyama , Miyuki Noguchi , Akihiro Yam … Show more authors

    Biochemical Engineering Journal   164   107771 - 107771   2020.12  [Refereed]

    Joint Work

    DOI

  • An efficient oxic-anoxic process for treating low COD/N tropical wastewater: Startup, optimization and nitrifying community structure

    Seow Wah How, Tadashi Nittami, Gek Cheng Ngoh, Thomas P. Curtis, Adeline Seak May Chua

    Chemosphere ( Chemosphere )  259   2020.11  [Refereed]

    Joint Work

    DOI

  • The community compositions of three nitrogen removal wastewater treatment plants of different configurations in Victoria, Australia, over a 12-month operational period

    Petrovski Steve, Rice Daniel T. F., Batinovic Steven, Nittami Tadashi, Seviour Robert J.

    APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY AND BIOTECHNOLOGY   104 ( 22 )   9839 - 9852   2020.09  [Refereed]

    Joint Work

    Web of Science DOI

  • Effects of platelet-rich plasma on in vitro hair follicle germ preparation for hair regenerative medicine

    Tatsuto Kageyama , Ayaka Nanmo , Lei Yan , Tadashi Nittami , Junji Fukuda

    Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering     2020.08  [Refereed]

    Joint Work

    DOI

  • Exploring the operating factors controlling Kouleothrix (type 1851), the dominant filamentous bacterial population, in a full-scale A2O plant

    Tadashi Nittami, Risa Kasakura, Toshimasa Kobayashi, Kota Suzuki, Yusuke Koshiba, Junji Fukuda, Min … Show more authors

    Scientific Reports ( Nature Publishing Group )  10 ( 1 )   2020.04  [Refereed]

    Joint Work

    DOI

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Academic Awards Received 【 display / non-display

  • WET Excellent Paper Award

    2012.06.30    

  • The 4th IWA-ASPIRE Conference & Exhibition Best Poster Award

    2011.10.05    

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research 【 display / non-display

  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)

    Project Year: 2019.04  -  2023.03 

  • Grant-in-Aid for challenging Exploratory Research

    Project Year: 2015.04  -  2019.03  Investigator(s): Tadashi Nittami

  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(B)

    Project Year: 2015.04  -  2019.03  Investigator(s): Tadashi Nittami

  • Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists(B)

    Project Year: 2011.04  -  2013.03  Investigator(s): Tadashi Nittami

  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(B)

    Project Year: 2006.04  -  2009.03 

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Other external funds procured 【 display / non-display

  • Analysis of Nitrite Reductase Gene (nirS) fragments in an Activated Sludge System Fed with Either Nitrate or Nitrite as Electron Acceptor

    Offer organization: Local Government 

    Project Year: 2005.07  -  2005.07  Investigator(s): NITTAMI Tadashi

  • Analysis of copper-type nitrite reductase gene (nirK) in activated sludge fed with either nitrate or nitrite as electron acceptor

    Offer organization: Local Government 

    Project Year: 2004.07  -  2004.07  Investigator(s): NITTAMI Tadashi

Presentations 【 display / non-display

  • Impact of Short-term Temperature Stress on Tropical EBPR Process and its Microbial Community

    8th IWA Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering Specialist Conference (MEWE 2019)  (Hiroshima, Japan)  2019.11  

  • Correlation between Dominant Filament Kouleothrix (type 1851), the Settleability of Activated Sludge Biomass, and Other Operating Factors in a Domestic A2O Plant in Japan

    8th IWA Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering Specialist Conference (MEWE 2019)  (Hiroshima, Japan)  2019.11  

  • Nitrospira Dominated the Nitrifying Community in a low-DO-Anoxic-Oxic Process in the Tropics

    8th IWA Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering Specialist Conference (MEWE 2019)  (Hiroshima, Japan)  2019.11  

  • Quantification of Comammox Nitrospira in a Low-DO-Oxic-Anoxic Reactor Treating Tropical Wastewater

    8th IWA Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering Specialist Conference (MEWE 2019)  (Hiroshima, Japan)  2019.11  

  • Magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles induce apoptosis and autophagic cell death in prostate cancer cells treated with docetaxel via ROS generation and NF-KB signaling

    Kojima K., Takahashi S., Saito S., Nittami T., Usugi E., Ishii K., Hirokawa Y., Watanabe M.

    AACR Annual Meeting 2018  (Chicago, USA)  2018.04  

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Council/Academic activity outside the university 【 display / non-display

  • Water and Environment Technology Conference 2016 (WET2016)

    2016.08
     
     

    Society   Scientific Committee (Committee member)

  • Journal of Water and Environment Technology

    2015.08
     
     

    Society   Associate Editor

  • Water and Environment Technology Conference 2010 (WET2010)

    2010.06
     
     

    Society   Organizing Committee (Secretary)