Landscape Ecology and Planning




E-mail: sho* (replace * with @)


  • 1989 Assistant Professor of Faculty of Agriculture, Kyoto University
  • 1992 Assistant Professor of Kyoto University Forests
  • 1993 Lecturer of Kyoto University Forests
  • 1995 MEXT International Researcher at Wye College and Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK
  • 1996 Associate Professor of Kyoto University Forests
  • 2002 Associate Professor of Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies, Kyoto University
  • 2007 Professor of Field Science Education and Research Center, Kyoto University
  • 2011 Director and Professor of Field Science Education and Research Center, Kyoto University
  • 2012 Professor of Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies, Kyoto University

Major publications

  • ABE Yuhei & Shozo SHIBATA: Spatial and temporal flowering patterns of the monocarpic dwarf bamboo Sasa veitchii var. hirsuta, Ecological Research, 27(3), 625-632, 2012
  • INAGAKI Yoshiyuki, OKUDA Shiro, SAKAI Atsushi, NAKANISHI Asami, SHIBATA Shozo and FUKADA Hidehisa: Leaf-litter nitrogen concentration in hinoki cypress forests in relation to the time of leaf fall under different climatic conditions in Japan, Ecological Reesearch, 25, 429-438, 2010
  • IMANISHI Ayumi, MORIMOTO Junko, IMANISHI Junichi, SHIBATA Shozo, NAKANISHI Asami, OSAWA Naoya and SAKAI Shinjiro: Sprout initiation and growth for three years after cutting in an abandoned secondary forest in Kyoto, Japan, Landscape Ecol. Eng., 2010
  • NAKANISHI Asami, INAGAKI Yoshiyuki, OSAWA Naoya, SHIBATA Shozo and HIRATA Keiichi: Effects of patch cutting on leaf nitrogen nutrition in hinoki cypress (Chamaecyparis obtusa Endlicher) at different elevations aloing a slope in Japan, J. For. Res., 14, 388-393, 2009
  • SHIBATA Shozo: Succession of bamboo (Phyllostachys bambusoides Sieb. Et Zuc.) riparian forest vegetation after gregarious flowering, 8th World Bamboo Congress Proceedings, Vol.4: 139-148, 2009
  • SHIBATA Shozo: Consideration of the flowering periodicity of Melocanna baccifera through past records and recent flowering with a 48-year interval, 8th World Bamboo Congress Proceedings, Vol.5: 90-99, 2009
  • MURATA Hiroshi, HASEGAWA Hisashi, KANZAKI Mamoru and SHIBATA Shozo: Gregarious flowering of Melocanna baccifera around north east India – Extraction of the flowering event by using satellite image data – , 8th World Bamboo Congress Proceedings, Vol.5: 100-106, 2009
  • SHIBATA Shozo, IKEDA Kunihiko, Lulmuanpuia C, SUYAMA Yoshihisa, SAITO Tomoyuki, HASEGAWA Hisashi, NISHIWAKI Aya and MAKITA Akifumi: Mautam – Melocanna baccifera flowering – Ecological characteristics and influence to the juhm agriculture,Proc. Intl. Conf. Improvement of Bamboo Productivity and Marketing for Sustainable Liveluhood,155-163, 2008
  • SHIBATA Shozo: Secondary vegetation with shifting mosaics in the world –Satoyama and slash-and-burning agriculture farmland-. Proc. 4th Interanational Symposium of Preservation and Restoration of Environmental Ecology, 48-54, 2007
  • SHIBATA Shozo: Effect of density control on tree growth at ecological tree planting sites in Japan, LEE(Landscape and Ecological Engineering), 2 (1), 13-19, 2006
  • OSAWA Naoya, TERAI Atsumi, HIRATA Keiichi, NAKANISHI Asami, MAKINO Ayumi, SAKAI Shinjiro and SHIBATA Shozo:Logging impacts on forest carabid assemblages in Japan, Canadian J. of For. Res., 35, 2698-2708, 2005
  • KOSUGI Yoshiko,TANAKA Hiroki, TAKANASHI Satoru, MATSUO Naoko, OHTE, Nobuhito,SHIBATA Shozo and TANI Makoto:Three years of carbon and energy fluxes from Japanese evergreen broad-leaved forest, Agricultural & Forest Meteorology, 132, 329-343, 2005
  • SHIBATA Shozo : Het gebruik van dwergbamboe in de tuin ; “BAMBUSEAE” ed. Jan Oprins & Harry van Trier, 100-101, 144pp, Stichting Kunstboek, 2004
  • OKUDA Yoichiro, SHIBATA Shozo, PREECHAPANYA Pornchai and VONKALUANG Isara :Observation on mass flowering of Dendrocalamus strictus in Northern Thailand,Bamboo Journal,第21号,18-23,2004
  • KOSUGI Yoshiko, SHIBATA Shozo and KOBASHI Sumiji:Parameterization of the CO2 and H2O gas exchange of several temperate deciduous broad-leaved trees at the leaf scale considering seasonal changes, Plant. Cell and Environment, 26, 285-301, 2003
  • SHIBATA Shozo, IWANAGA Yasumasa, KAMIMURA Keiya and HAMADA Hajime: Revegetation of roadside manmade slopes with Karami fencing and burying Bambusa multiplex (Lour.) Raeushel culms,Proc. International Workshop on the Role of Bamboo in Disaster Avoidance(,3-11,2002
  • SHIBATA Shozo: Flowering of Phyllostachys pubescens Mazel ex Houzeau Lehaie in the sixty-seventh year, and germination of caryopses produced at Kamigamo, Kyoto University Forests, Japan,In Bamboo for Sustainable Development (Proceedings of the 5th International Bamboo Congress and the 6th International Bamboo Workshop, Eds.:A. Kumar, I.V. Ramanuja Rao and Ch. Sastry, VSP),345-365,2002
  • KOMIYA Motoaki, SHIBATA Shozo, KANZAKI Mamoru, WATANABE Hiroyuki・SANG Phan Minh and NAM Vu Thanh:Aboveground biomass of bamboo (Dendrocalamus membranaceus) stands in two major production areas in North Vietnam.Applied Forest Science,第10巻,第1号,55-61,2001