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Peer-Reviewed Papers

  • Matsumoto, H., Kuroda, J., Coccioni, R., Frontalini, F., Sakai, S., Ogawa, N.O., and Ohkouchi, N. (2020) Marine Os isotopic evidence for multiple volcanic episodes during Cretaceous Oceanic Anoxic Event 1b. Scientific Reports, 10, 12601. doi:10.1038/s41598-020-69505-x. [Open Access]
  • Isaji, Y., Kawahata, H., Ogawa, N.O., Kuroda, J., Yoshimura, T., Jiménez-Espejo, F.J., Makabe, A., Shibuya, T., Lugli, S., Santulli, A., Manzi, V., Roveri, M., and Ohkouchi, N. (2019) Efficient recycling of nutrients in modern and past hypersaline environments. Scientific Reports, 9, 3718. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-40174-9. [Open Access]
  • Isaji, Y., Kawahata, H., Takano, Y., Ogawa, N.O., Kuroda, J., Yoshimura, T., Lugli, S., Manzi, V., Roveri, M., and Ohkouchi, N. (2019) Diazotrophy drives primary production in the organic-rich shales deposited under a stratified environment during the Messinian salinity crisis (Vena del Gesso, Italy). Frontiers in Earth Science, Accepted. doi:10.3389/feart.2019.00085. [Abstract]
  • Isaji, Y., Yoshimura, T., Araoka, D., Kuroda, J., Ogawa, N.O., Kawahata, H., and Ohkouchi, N. (2019) Magnesium Isotope Fractionation during Synthesis of Chlorophyll a and Bacteriochlorophyll a of Benthic Phototrophs in Hypersaline Environments. ACS Earth and Space Chemistry, in press. doi:10.1021/acsearthspacechem.9b00013. [Abstract]
  • Isaji, Y., Yoshimura, T., Kuroda, J., Tamenori, Y., Jiménez-Espejo, F.J., Lugli, S., Manzi, V., Roveri, M., Kawahata, H., and Ohkouchi, N. (2019) Biomarker records and mineral compositions of the Messinian halite and K-Mg salts from Sicily. Progress in Earth and Planetary Science, 6:60. doi:10.1186/s40645-019-0306-x. [Open Access]
  • Ando, A., Kuroda, J., Werner, R., Hoernle, K., and Huber, B.T. (2019) Post-Eocene intensification of deep-water circulation in the central South Pacific: Micropalaeontological clues from dredged sites along the eastern Manihiki Plateau margin. Terra Nova, 31(1), 28-38, doi:10.1111/ter.12366. [Open Access]
  • Ota, Y., Kawahata, H., Kuroda, J., Yamaguchi, Y., Suzuki, A., Araoka, D., Abe-Ouchi, A., Yamada, Y., Ijiri, A., Kanamatsu, T., Kinoshita, M., Moe, K.T., Lin, W., Saito, S., Sanada, Y., Hamada, Y., Nakamura, Y., Shinmoto, Y., Wu, H.Y., Ahagon, N,. Aoike, K., Iijima, K., Machiyama, H., Tejada, M.L., Umetsu, K., Usui, Y., Yamamoto, Y., Yoshikawa, S., Jimenez-Espejo, F., Haraguchi, S., Komai, N., Suga, H., Abe, N., Gupta, L., Hirose, T., Masaki, Y., Nomura, S., Sugihara, T., Tanikawa, W., Kubo, Y., Maeda, L., and Toczko, S. (2019) Indian monsoonal variations during the past 80 kyr recorded in NGHP-02 Hole 19B, western bay of Bengal: Implications from chemical and mineral properties. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 20(1), 148-165. doi:10.1029/2018GC007772. [Open Access]
  • Ota, Y., Kuroda, J., Yamaguchi, A., Suzuki, A., Araoka, D., Ishimura,T., NGHP Expedition 02 JAMSTEC Science Team, and Kawahata, H. (2019) Monsoon-influenced variations in plankton community structure and upper-water column stratification in the western Bay of Bengal during the past 80 ky. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 521, 138-150. doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2019.02.020. [Abstract]
  • Pant, N.C., Jimenez-Espejo, F.J., Cook, C.P., Biswas, P., Mckay, R., Marchesi, C., Ito, M., Upadhyay, D., Kuroda, J., Shimizu, K., Senda, R., Van De Flierdt, T., Takano, Y., Suzuki, K., Escutia, C., and Shrivastava, P.K. (2018) Suspected meteorite fragments in marine sediments from East Antarctica. Antarctic Science, 30(5), 307-321. doi:10.1017/S0954102018000299. [Abstract]
  • Yoshimura, T., Araoka, D., Tamenori, Y., Kuroda, J., Kawahata, H., and Ohkouchi, N. (2018) Lithium, magnesium and sulfur purification from seawater using an ion chromatograph with a fraction collector system for stable isotope measurements. Journal of Chromatography A, 1531, 157-162. doi:10.1016/j.chroma.2017.11.052. [Abstract]
  • Sakuramoto, Y., Yamazaki, T., Kimono, K., Miyairi, Y., Kuroda, J., Yokoyama, Y., and Matsuzaki, H. (2017) A geomagnetic paleointensity record of 0.6 to 3.2 ma from sediments in the western equatorial Pacific and remanent magnetization lock-in depth. Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth, 122(10), 7525-7543. doi:10.1002/2017JB014450. [Abstract]
  • García-Alix, A., Jiménez-Espejo, F.J., Toney, J.L., Jiménez-Moreno, G., Ramos-Román, M.J., Anderson, R.S., Ruano, P., Queralt, I., Huertas, A.D., and Kuroda, J. (2017) Alpine bogs of southern Spain show human-induced environmental change superimposed on long-term natural variations. Scientific Reports, 7: 7439. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-07854-w. [Abstract]
  • Yoshimura, T., Tamenori, Y., Suzuki, A., Kawahata, H., Iwasaki, N., Hasegawa, H., Nguyen, L.T., Kuroyanagi, A., Yamazaki, T., Kuroda, J., and Ohkouchi, N. (2017) Altervalent substitution of sodium for calcium in biogenic calcite and aragonite. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 202, 21-38. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2016.12.003. [Abstract]
  • Isaji, Y., Kawahata, H., Kuroda, J., Yoshimura, T., Ogawa, N.O., Suzuki, A., Shibuya, T., Jiménez-Espejo, F.J., Lugli, S., Santulli, A., Manzi, V., Roveri, M., and Ohkouchi, N. (2017) Biological and physical modification of carbonate system parameters along the salinity gradient in shallow hypersaline solar salterns in Trapani, Italy. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 208, 354-367. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2017.04.013. [Abstract]
  • Kuroda, J., Hara, H., Ueno, K., Charoentitirat, T., Maruoka, T., Miyazaki, T., Miyahigashi, A., and Lugli, S. (2017) Characterization of sulfate mineral deposits in central Thailand. Island Arc, 26(2): e12175. doi:10.1111/iar.12175. [Abstract]
  • Hyeong, K., Kuroda, J., Seo, I., and Wilson, P.A. (2016) Response of the Pacific inter-tropical convergence zone to global cooling and initiation of Antarctic glaciation across the Eocene Oligocene Transition. Scientific Reports, 6, Article no: 30647. doi:10.1038/srep30647. [Abstract]
  • Yoshimura, T., Kuroda, J., Lugli, S., Tamenori, Y., Ogawa, N.O., Jiménez-Espejo, F.J., Isaji, Y., Roveri, M., Manzi, V., Kawahata, H., and Ohkouchi, N. (2016) An X-ray spectroscopic perspective on Messinian evaporite from Sicily: Sedimentary fabrics, element distributions, and chemical environments of S and Mg. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 17(4), 1383-1400. doi:10.1002/2015GC006233. [Abstract]
  • Kuroda, J., Jiménez-Espejo, F.J., Nozaki, T., Gennari, R., Lugli, S., Manzi, V., Roveri, M., Flecker, R., Sierro, F.J., Yoshimura, T., Suzuki, K., and Ohkouchi, N. (2016) Miocene to Pleistocene osmium isotopic records of the Mediterranean sediments. Paleoceanography, 31(1), 148-166. doi:10.1002/2015PA002853. [Abstract]
  • Kuroda, J., Ihoriya, N., Hori, R.S., Ogawa, N.O., Ikehara, M., Tanimizu, M., and Ohkouchi, N. (2015) Geochemistry of an Aptian bedded chert succession from the deep Pacific basin: New insights into Cretaceous oceanic anoxic event (OAE) 1a. Geological Society of America Special Papers, 511, 305-328. doi:10.1130/2015.2511(16). [Abstract]
  • Ohkouchi, N., Kuroda, J., and Taira, A. (2015) The origin of Cretaceous black shales: a change in the surface ocean ecosystem and its triggers. Proceedings of the Japan Academy, Series B, 91(7), 273-291. doi:10.2183/pjab.91.273. [Abstract]
  • Rabineau, M., Cloetingh, S., Kuroda, J., Aslanian, D., Droxler, A., Gorini, C., Garcia-Castellanos, D., Moscariello, A., Burov, E., Sierro, F., Lirer, F., Roure, F., Pezard, P.A., Matenco, L., Hello, Y., Mart, Y., Camerlenghi, A., Tripati, A., and the Gold and Dream Working Groups. (2015) Probing connw ections between deep earth and surface processes in a land-locked ocean basin transformed into a giant saline basin: The Mediterranean GOLD project. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 66(1), 6-17. doi:10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2015.03.018. [Abstract]
  • Toyama, C., Kimura, J., Chang, Q., Vaglarov, B.S., and Kuroda, J. (2015) A new high-precision method for determining stable chlorine isotopes in halite and igneous rock samples using UV-femtosecond laser ablation multiple Faraday collector inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 30(10), 2194-2207. doi:10.1039/C5JA00268K. [Abstract]
  • Hernández-Molina, F.J., Stow, D.A.V., Alvarez-Zarikian, C.A., Acton, G., Bahr, A., Balestra, B., Ducassou, E., Flood, R., Flores, J-A., Furota, S., Grunert, P., Hodell, D., Jiménez-Espejo, F.J., Kim, J.K., Krissek, L., Kuroda, J., Li, B., Llave, E., Lofi, J., Lourens, L., Miller, M., Nanayama, F., Nishida, N., Richter, C., Roque, C., Pereira, H., Sanchez-Goni, M.F., Sierro,F.J., Singh, A.D., Sloss, C., Takashimizu, Y., Tzanova, A., Voelker, A., Williams, T., and Xuan, C. (2014) Onset of Mediterranean outflow into the North Atlantic. Science, 344(6189), 1244-1250. doi:10.1126/science.1251306. [Abstract]
  • Kuroda, J., and Westerhold, T. (2013) Data report: Volcanic glass shards from Eocene-Oligocene transition interval at Site U1333. Proceedings of the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program, 320/321. doi:10.2204/iodp.proc.320321.211.2013. [Abstract]
  • Päelike, H., Lyle, M.W., Nishi, H., Raffi, I., Ridgwell, A., Gamage, K., Klaus, A., Acton, G., Anderson, L., Backman, J., Baldauf, J., Beltran, C., Bohaty, S.M, Bown, P., Busch, W., Channell, J.E.T, Chun, C.O.J, Delaney, M., Dewangan, P., Dunkley, J.T., Edgar, K. M., Evans, H., Fitch, P., Foster, G.L., Gussone, N., Hasegawa, H., Hathorne, E.C., Hayashi, H., Herrle, J.O., H, Ann., Hovan, S., Hyeong, K., Iijima, K., Ito, T., Kamikuri, S., Kimoto, K., Kuroda, J., Leon-Rodriguez, L., Malinverno, A., Moore, T.C.Jr., Murphy, B.H., Murphy, D.P., Nakamura, H., Ogane, K., Ohneiser, C., Richter, Carl., Robinson, R., Rohling, E.J., Romero, O., Sawada, K., Scher, H., Schneider, L., Sluijs, A., Takata, H., Tian, Jun., Tsujimoto, A., Wade, B.S., Westerhold, T., Wilkens, R., Williams, T., Wilson, P.A, Yamamoto, Y., Yamamoto, S., Yamazaki, T., and Zeebe, R.E. (2012) A Cenozoic record of the equatorial Pacific carbonate compensation depth. Nature, 488(7413), 609-614. doi:10.1038/nature11360. [Abstract]
  • Kuroda, J., Tanimizu, M., Hori, R. S., Suzuki, K., Ogawa, N.O., Tejada, M.L.G., Coffin, M.F., Coccioni, R., Erba, E., and Ohkouchi, N. (2011) Lead isotopic record of Barremian-Aptian marine sediments: implications for large igneous provinces and the Aptian climatic crisis. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 307(1-2), 126-134. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2011.04.021. [Abstract]
  • Kuroda, J., Hori, R.S., Suzuki, K., Grocke, D.R., and Ohkouchi, N. (2010) Marine osmium isotope record across the Triassic-Jurassic boundary from a Pacific pelagic site. Geology, 38(12), 1095-1098. doi:10.1130/G31223.1. [Abstract]
  • Hara, H., Kurihara, T., Kuroda, J., Adachi, Y., Kurita, H., Wakita, K., Hisada, K., Charusiri, P., Charoentitirat, T., and Chaodumrong, P. (2010) Geological and geochemical aspects of a Devonian siliceous succession in northern Thailand: Implications for the opening of the Paleo-Tethys. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 297(2), 452-464. doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2010.08.029. [Abstract]
  • Tejada, M.L.G, Suzuki, K., Kuroda, J., Coccioni, R., Mahoney, J.J., Ohkouchi, N., Sakamoto, T., and Tatsumi, Y. (2009) Ontong Java Plateau eruption as a trigger for the early Aptian oceanic anoxic event. Geology, 37(9), 855-858. doi:10.1130/G25763A.1. [Abstract]
  • Kashiyama, Y., Ogawa, N.O., Kuroda, J., Shiro, M., Nomoto, S., Tada, R., Kitazato, H., and Ohkouchi, N. (2008) Diazotrophic cyanobacteria as the major photoautotrophs during mid-Cretaceous oceanic anoxic events: Nitrogen and carbon isotopic evidence from sedimentary porphyrin. Organic Geochemistry, 39(5), 532-549. doi:10.1016/j.orggeochem.2007.11.010. [Abstract]
  • Kuroda, J., Ogawa, N.O., Tanimizu, M., Coffin, M.F., Tokuyama, H., Kitazato, H., and Ohkouchi, N. (2007) Contemporaneous massive subaerial volcanism and Late Cretaceous oceanic anoxic event 2. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 256(1-2), 211-223. doi:10.2517/prpsj.10.345. [Abstract]
  • Kuroda, J., and Ohkouchi, N. (2006) Implication of spatiotemporal distribution of black shales deposited during Cretaceous Oceanic Anoxic Event-2. Paleontological Research, 10(4), 345-358. doi:10.2517/prpsj.10.345. [Abstract]
  • Ohkouchi, N., Kashiyama, Y., Kuroda, J., Ogawa, N.O., and Kitazato, H. (2006) The importance of diazotrophic cyanobacteria as primary producers during Cretaceous Oceanic Anoxic Event 2. Biogeosciences, 3(4), 467-478. [Abstract]
  • Kuroda, J., Ohkouchi, N., Ishii, T., Tokuyama, H., and Taira A. (2005) Lamina-scale analysis of sedimentary components in Cretaceous black shales by chemical compositional mapping: Implications for paleoenvironmental changes during the Oceanic Anoxic Events. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 69(6), 1479-1494. [Abstract]
  • Kuroda, J., Tokuyama, H., Ogawa, N.O., Matsumoto, K., Suga, H., and Ohkouchi, N. (2003) High-resolution isotopic record of total organic carbon in Cretaceous black shales. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 67(18), A241. [Abstract]