Ikuro Kasuga

 

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Received the 2016 Best Teaching Award from Faculty of Engineering, the University of Tokyo.

2012.12.7-10 The 4th IWA Asia-Pacific Young Water Professionals Conference has been successfully conducted.

 

 

Profile

Curriculum Vitae

 1977.5.2 born in Ina City, Nagno Prefecture, Japan
 2000.3 Department of Urban Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, The Univ of Tokyo
Bachelor of Engineering 
 2002.3 Department of Urban Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, The Univ of Tokyo
Master of Engineering 
 2005.3 Department of Urban Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, The Univ of Tokyo
Doctor of Engineering  
 2005.4 Research Fellow
Department of Water Supply Engineering, Natinal Institute of Public Health
 2006.4- Research Associate
Water Environment Technology Laboratory
Department of Urban Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, The Univ of Tokyo
 2007.4- Assistant Professor
Water Environment Technology Laboratory
Department of Urban Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, The Univ of Tokyo
 2016.9- Associate Professor
Water Environment Technology Laboratory
Department of Urban Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, The Univ of Tokyo
 2018.4 Affiliated with "Collaborative Research Institute for Innovative Microbiology", The Univ. of Tokyo
(2010.9
  -12)
JSPS overseas research program
KWR Watercycle Research Institute (the Netherlands)
EAWAG (Swissland)

 

Lectures

Environment Engineering Experiment&Exercise No.1 Basis of water quality analysis
Environment Engineering Experiment&Exercise No.2 Wastewater treatment
Urban Engineering Exercise B No.2 Sewer plan and management 

 

Academic Associations

 

Social Activities

 

Research topics

Characterization of structure and function microbial communuty associated with granular activated carbon used for advanced drinking water treatment

  • Molecular biological analysis of microbial community associated with granular activated carbon
  • Who is contributing to nitrification: ammonia-oxidizing archaea (AOA) or ammonia-oxidizing bacteria?
  • Identification of bacterial groups invloved in removal of assimilable organic carbon (AOC)

Control of bacterial regrowth in drinking water distribution system

  • Assessment of microbial community from drinking water treatment plant to tap
  • Microbial ecology in chlorinated drinking water supply system
  • Culture-independent and -denpenet analysis of microorganisms in drinking water distribution system

Advanced water quality anaoysis for recamailed water reuse

  • Biological stability of reclaimed water
  • Characterization of biodegradable organic matter based on bacterial response to different substances
  • Ultra high resolution analysis of organic matter in reclaimed water with a Fourier Transform Mass Spectrometer (FTMS)

Combined wasterwater overflow (CSO)

  • Impacts of CSO on water quality in urban river and coast environments

<Past topic>

  • Interaction between algal bloom and bacterial community in eutrophical lake and reservoir
  • Dissolved organic matter in eutrophic lake and reservoir
  • Particulate organic matter and benthic organisms in urban streams

 

Publications

Peer-reviewed papers

  1. Daniel Ekhlas, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, Tomislav Cernava, Gabriele Berg, Miaomiao Liu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2021) Identification of new eligible indicator organisms for combined sewer overflow via 16S rRNA gene amplicon sequencing in Kanda River, Tokyo, Journal of Environmental Management, Vol.284, 112059.
  2. Nga Thi Nguyen, Miaomiao Liu, Hiroyuki Katayama, Taichiro Takemura, and Ikuro Kasuga (2020) Association of the colistin resistance gene mcr-1 with fecal pollution in water environments in Hanoi, Vietnam, Letters in Applied Microbiology, Vol.72, No.3, pp.275-282.
  3. Phanwatt Phungsai, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2021) Changes in dissolved organic matter during water treatment by sequential solid-phase extraction and unknown screening analysis, Chemosphere, Vol.263, 128278.
  4. Yoshihiro Ishii, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2021) Competition for growth substrates in river water between Escherichia coli and indigenous bacteria illustrated by high resolution mass spectrometry, Letters in Applied Microbiology, Vol.72, No.2, pp.133-140.
  5. Chotiwat Jantarakasem, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2020) Temperature-dependent ammonium removal capacity of biological activated carbon used in a full-scale drinking water treatment plant, Environmental & Science Technology, Vol.54, No.20, pp.13257-13263.
  6. Warangkana Na Phatthalung, Oramas Suttinun, Phanwatt Phungsai, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai, and Charongpun Musikavong (2020) Non-target screening of dissolved organic matter in raw water, coagulated water, and chlorinated water by Orbitrap mass spectrometry, Chemosphere, Vol.264, 128437.
  7. Li Xie, Fumiyuki Nakajima, Ikuro Kasuga, and Futoshi Kurisu (2020) Simultaneous screening for chemically diverse micropollutants in public water bodies in Japan by high-performance liquid chromatography–Orbitrap mass spectrometry, Chemosphere, 128524.
  8. Ikuro Kasuga, Miyu Suzuki, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2020) Molecular-level characterization of biodegradable organic matter causing microbial regrowth in drinking water by non-target screening using Orbitrap mass spectrometry, Water Research, Vol.184, 116130. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2020.116130)
  9. Ikuro Kasuga, Vitharuch Yuthawong, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2020) Molecular-level comparison of dissolved organic matter in 11 major lakes in Japan by Orbitrap mass spectrometry, Water Supply, Vol.20, No.4, pp.1271-1280.
  10. Vitharuch Yuthawong, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2020) Application of Orbitrap mass spectrometry to investigate seasonal variations of dissolved organic matter composition in a eutrophic lake in Japan, Environmental Science: Water Research and Technology, Vol.6, No.7, pp.1816-1827.
  11. Thi My Hanh Vu and Ikuro Kasuga (2020) Prevalence of plasmid-mediated colistin resistance gene mcr-1 in domestic wastewater, IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, Vol.496, No.1, pp. 012015. (doi: https://doi.org/10.1088/1755-1315/496/1/012015) 査読無し
  12. Minh Ngoc Pham and Ikuro Kasuga (2020) Profiling fecal pollution in rivers in Hanoi, Vietnam, using host-specific Bacteroidales and crAssphage markers, IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, Vol.496, pp. 012014.
    (doi:https://doi.org/10.1088/1755-1315/496/1/012014) 査読無し
  13. Nga Thi Nguyen, Taichiro Takemura, Anh Hong Quynh Pham, Hien Thi Tran, Kim Chi Thi Vu, Nguyen Dong Tu, Le Thanh Huong, Ngo Tuan Cuong, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Hasebe, Masato Suzuki (2020) Whole-genome sequencing and comparative genomic analysis of Shewanella xiamenensis strains carrying blaOXA-48-like genes isolated from water environment in Vietnam, Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance, 21, 272-274.
  14. Manish Kumar, Hiroaki Furumai, Ikuro Kasuga, and Futoshi Kurisu (2020) Metal partitioning and leaching vulnerability in soil, soakway sediment, and road dust in the urban area of Japan, Chemosphere, Vol.252, pp.126605.
  15. Iftita Rahmatika, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2020) Impacts of organic matter migrating from pipe materials on microbial regrowth in drinking water, Journal of Water and Environment Technology, Vol.18, No.1, pp.45-53.
  16. Miaomiao Liu, Ikuro Kasuga, Akihiko Hata, and Hiroyuki Katayama (2020) Consecutive ultrafiltration and silica adsorption for recovery of extracellular antibiotic resistance genes from an urban river, Environmental Pollution, Vol.260, pp.114062.
  17. Vu Duc Canh, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai, and Hiroyuki Katayama (2019) Viability RT-qPCR combined with sodium deoxycholate pre-treatment for selective quantification of infectious viruses in drinking water samples, Food and Environmental Virology, Vol.11, No.1, pp.40-51.
  18. Phungsai Phanwatt, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroaki Furumai (2019) Molecular characteristics of dissolved organic matter transformed by O3 and O3/H2O2 treatments and the effects on formation of unknown disinfection by-products, Water Research, Vol.159, pp.214-222.
  19. Thi Nga Nguyen, Miaomiao Liu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroyuki Katayama (2019) Occurrence of antibiotic resistance genes as emerging contaminants in watersheds of Tama River and Lake Kasumigaura in Japan, IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, Vol.266, pp. 012003. (doi: 10.1088/1755-1315/266/1/012003) 査読無し
  20. Mohammad Mosleh Uddin, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai, S. M. Atiqul Islam (2019) Potential of biological arsenite oxidation in sand filtration units at arsenic–iron removal plants (AIRPs) in Bangladesh, Applied Water Science, Vol.9, No.48, pp.2-7.
  21. Vitharuch Yuthawong, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu and Hiroaki Furumai (2019) Molecular-level changes in dissolved organic matter compositions of Lake Inba water by KMnO4 oxidation assessed by Orbitrap mass spectrometry, Journal of Water and Environment Technology, Vol.17, No.1, pp.27-39.
  22. Jia Niu, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2019) Growth competition between ammonia-oxidizing archaea and bacteria for ammonium and urea in a biological activated carbon filter used for drinking water treatment, Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology, Vol. 5 (2), 231-238.
  23. Jia Niu, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2018) Effects of backwashing on granular activated carbon with ammonium removal potential in a full-scale drinking water purification plant, Water, Vol.10 (12), 1830.
  24. Vu Duc Canh, Hideki Osawa, Kentaro Inoue, Ikuro Kasuga, Satoshi Takizawa, Hiroaki Furumai, and Hiroyuki Katayama (2018) Ferrihydrite treatment to mitigate inhibition of RT-qPCR virus detection from large-volume environmental water samples, Journal of Virological Methods, Vol.263, pp.60-67.
  25. Kumiko Oguma, Kaori Kanazawa, Ikuro Kasuga, Satoshi Takizawa (2018) Effects of UV irradiation by light emitting diodes on heterotrophic bacteria in tap water, Photochemistry and Photobiology, Vol.94, pp.570-576.
  26. Poopipatta Chomphunnut, Misaki Nakajima, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroyuki Katayama, Hiroaki Furumai (2018) Spatial-temporal distribution of PPCPs and microbial fecal indicators as sewage pollution markers in Tokyo coastal area after rainfall events, Journal of Water and Environment Technology, Vol.16, No.3, pp.149-160.
  27. Vu-Duc Canh, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai, and Hiroyuki Katayama (2018) Impact of various humic acids on EMA-RT-qPCR to selectively detect intact viruses in drinking water, Journal of Water and Environment Technology, Vol.16, No.2, pp.83-93.
  28. Phungsai Phanwatt, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroaki Furumai (2018) Changes in dissolved organic matter composition and disinfection byproduct precursors in advanced drinking water Treatment Processes, Environemntal Science and Technology, Vol.52, No.6, pp.3392-3401.
  29. Vitharuch Yuthawong, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2017) Comparison of low molecular weight dissolved organic matter compositions between in Lake Inba and Kashima River by Orbitrap mass spectrometry, Journal of Water and Environment Technology, Vol.15, No.1, pp.12-21.
  30. Phungsai Phanwatt, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroaki Furumai (2016) Molecular characterization of low molecular weight dissolved organic matter in water reclamation processes using Orbitrap mass spectrometry, Water Research, Vol.100, 526-536.
  31. Parinda Thayanukul, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2016) Characterization of biodegradable organic matter in reclaimed water using a bacterial growth fingerprint assay, Water Science and Technology: Water Supply, Vol.16(5), 1255-1265.
  32. Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu and Hiroaki Furumai (2016) Identification of bacteria assimilating formaldehyde in biological activated carbon filter by means of DNA stable isotope probing and next-generation sequencing, Water Science and Technology: Water Supply, Vol.16(4), 915-921.
  33. Shwetha Acharya, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai (2016) Chlorine dose determines bacterial community structure of subsequent regrowth in reclaimed water, Journal of Water and Environment Technology, Vol.14, No.1, pp.15-24.
  34. Jia Niu, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai, Takaaki Shigeeda, Kazuhiko Takahashi (2016) Abundance and diversity of ammonia-oxidizing archaea and bacteria on granular activated carbon and their fates during drinking water purification process, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 100, 729-742.
  35. Mana Noguchi, Futoshi Kurisu, Yuji Sekiguchi, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai (2016) Microbial community structure of methanogenic benzene-degrading cultures enriched from five different sediments, Journal of General and Applied Microbiology, 62(5), 266-271.
  36. Futoshi Kurisu, Kaisai Zang, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai and Osami Yagi (2015) Identification of estrone-degrading Betaproteobacteria in activated sludge by microautoradiography fluorescent in situ hybridization, Letters in Applied Microbiology, 61, 28-35.
  37. Janice, Fumiyuki Nakajima, Ikuro Kasuga (2014) Comparison of aquatic and dietary exposure of heavy metals Cd, Cu and Zn to benthic ostracod Heterocypris incongruens, Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, Vol.33, No.7, pp.1624-1630.
  38. Makoto Urai, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai (2014) Molecular characterization of dissolved organic matter in various urban water by using Orbitrap mass spectrometry, Water Science & Technology: Water Supply, Vol.14, Issue 4, pp.547-553.
  39. Mana Noguchi, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroaki Furumai (2014) Time-Resolved DNA Stable Isotope Probing Links Desulfobacterales- and Coriobacteriaceae-related Bacteria to Anaerobic Degradation of Benzene under Methanogenic Conditions, Microbes and Environments, Vol.29, No.2, pp.191-199.
  40. Hiroki Masumoto, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai (2014) Benzene and toluene biodegradation potential in methanogenic cultures established by feeding benzene, toluene and their mixture, Journal of Water and Environment Technology,Vol.12, No.2, pp.77-86
  41. Toshikazu Fukushima, Hiroe Hara-Yamamura, Makoto Urai, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Taro Miyoshi, Katsuki Kimura, Yoshimasa Watanabe, Satoshi Okabe (2014) Toxicity assessment of chlorinated wastewater effluents by using transcriptome-based bioassays and Fourier Transform Mass Spectrometry (FT-MS) analysis, Water Research, Vol.52, pp.73-82.
  42. Jia Niu, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai, Takaaki Shigeeda (2013) Evaluation of autotrophic growth of ammonia-oxidizers associated with granular activated carbon used for drinking water purification by DNA-stable isotope probing, Water Research, Vol.47, Issue 19, pp.7053-7065.
  43. Parinda Thayanukul, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai (2013) Characterization of bacterial isolates from water reclamation systems on the basis of substrate utilization patterns and regrowth potential in reclaimed water, Water Science and Technology, Vol.68, No.7, pp.1556-1565.
  44. Akihiko Hata, Hiroyuki Katayama, Keisuke Kojima, Shoichi Sano, Ikuro Kasuga, Masaaki Kitajima and Hiroaki Furumai (2013) Effects of rainfall events on the occurrence and detection efficiency of viruses in river water impacted by combined sewer overflows, Science of the Total Environment, 468, 757-763.
  45. Manish Kumar, Hiroaki Furumai, Futoshi Kurisu, and Ikuro Kasuga (2013) Tracing source and distribution of heavy metals in road dust, soil and soakway sediment through speciation and isotopic fingerprinting, Geoderma, 211-212, 8-17.
  46. Manish Kumar, Hiroaki Furumai, Futoshi Kurisu, and Ikuro Kasuga (2013) Potential mobility of heavy metals through coupled application of sequential extraction and isotopic exchange: comparison of leaching tests applied to soil and soakaway sediment、Chemosphere, 90(2), 796-804.
  47. G.G. Tushara Chaminda, Fumiyuki Nakajima, Hiroaki Furumai, Ikuro Kasuga, and Futoshi Kurisu (2012) Metal (Zn, Cu, Cd, Ni) complexation by dissolved organic matter (DOM) in wastewater treatment plant effluent, Journal of Water and Environment Technology, Vol.11, No.3, pp.153-161.
  48. Haruna Watanabe, Fumiyuki Nakajima, Hiroaki Furumai, Ikuro Kasuga (2013) Application of whole sediment toxicity identification evaluation procedures to road dust using a benthic ostracod Heterocypris incongruens, Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, Vol.89, No.1, pp.245-251. (DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2012.12.003).
  49. Parinda Thayanukul, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2013) Evaluation of Microbial Regrowth Potential by Assimilable Organic Carbon in Various Reclaimed Water and Distribution Systems, Water Research, Vol.47, No.1, pp.225-232. (DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2012.09.051)
  50. Tomohiro Tobino, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2012) Specificity of randomly generated genomic DNA fragment probes on a DNA array, FEMS Microbiology Letters, 328(1), 86-89.
  51. Hiroki Masumoto, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, Dieter M. Tourlousse, and Hiroaki Furumai (2012) Complete mineralization of benzene by a methanogenic enrichment culture and effect of putative metabolites on the degradation, Chemosphere, 86(8), 822-828.
  52. Tomohiro Tobino, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2011) Shotgun isotope array for rapid, substrate-specific detection of microorganisms in a microbial community, Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 77(20), 7430-7432.
  53. Haruna Watanabe, Fumiyuki Nakajima, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2011) Toxicity evaluation of road dust in the runoff process using a benthic ostracod Heterocypris incongruens, Science of the Total Environment, 409, 2366-2372.
  54. Suwat Soonglerdsongpha, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2011) Comparison of assimilable organic carbon removal and bacterial community structures in biological activated carbon process for advanced drinking water treatment plants, Sustainable Environment Research, 21(1), 59-64.
  55. Keisuke Kojima, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2010) Heavy metals speciation of size-fractionated sediments collected from combined sewer system using sequential extraction method, Water Practice & Technology, 5(3), doi: 10.2166/wpt.2010.057.
  56. Ikuro Kasuga, Hirotaka Nakagaki, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2010) Abundance and diversity of ammonia-oxidizing archaea and bacteria on biological activated carbon in a pilot-scale drinking water treatment plant with different treatment processes, Water Science and Technology, 61(12), 3070-3077.
  57. Ikuro Kasuga, Hirotaka Nakagaki, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2010) Predominance of Ammonia-Oxidizing Archaea on Granular Activated Carbon Used in a Full-scale Advanced Drinking Water Treatment Plant, Water Research, 44(17), 5039-5049.
  58. Parinda Thayanukul, Kaisai Zang, Tansiphorn Janhom, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2010) Concentration-Dependent Response of Estrone Degrading Bacterial Community in Activated Sludge Analyzed by Microautoradiography-Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization, Water Research, 44(17), 4878-4887.
  59. G.G. Tushara Chaminda, F. Nakajima, H. Furumai, I. Kasuga, and F. Kurisu (2010) Comparison of metal (Zn and Cu) complexation characteristics of DOM in urban runoff, domestic wastewater and secondary effluent, Water Science and Technology, 62(9), 2044-2050.
  60. G.G. Tushara Chaminda, Fummiyuki Nakajima, and Ikuro Kasuga (2010) Biological alteration of zinc complexation characteristics of dissolved organic matter in domestic wastewater treatment plant effluent under river water environment, Journal of Water Environment Technology, 8(4), 403-411.
  61. Michio Murakami, Makoto Fujita, Hiroaki Furumai, Ikuro Kasuga, and Futoshi Kurisu (2009) Sorption behavior of heavy metal species by soakway sediment receiving urban road runoff from residential and heavily trafficked areas, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 164(2-3), 707-712.
  62. Manish Kumar, Hiroaki Furumai, Futoshi Kurisu, and Ikuro Kasuga (2009) Understanding the partitioning processes of mobile lead in soakaway sediments using sequential extraction and isotope analysis. Water Science and Technology, 60(8), 2085-2091.
  63. Manish Kumar, Hiroaki Furumai, Futoshi Kurisu, and Ikuro Kasuga (2009) Evaluating the Mobile Heavy Metal Pool in Soakaway Sediment, Road Dust and Soil through Sequential Extraction and Isotopic Exchange. Water Science and Technology, 64(4), 920-928.
  64. Zang Kaisai, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai, and Osami Yagi (2008) Analysis of the phylogenetic diversity of estrone-degrading bacteria in activated sewage sludge using microautoradiography-fluorescence in situ hybridization, Systematic Applied Microbiology, 31(3-4), 206-214.
  65. Shoko Iwai, Futoshi Kurisu, Hidetoshi Urakawa, Osami Yagi, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2008) Development of an oligonucleotide microarray to detect di- and monooxygenase genes for benzene degradation in soil, FEMS Microbiology Letters, 285(1),111-121.
  66. Ikuro Kasuga, Fumiyuki Nakajima, and Hiroaki Furumai (2007) Diversity of Catechol 2,3-Dioxygenase Genes of Bacteria Responding to Dissolved Organic Matter Derived from Different Sources in a Eutrophic Lake, FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 61(3), 449-458.
  67. Ikuro Kasuga, Dai Shimazaki, and Shoichi Kunikane (2007) Influence of backwashing on microbial community in biofilm developed on biological activated carbon in an advanced drinking water purification plant, Water Science & Technology,55(8-9), 173-180.

 

Presentations at international conferences

  1. Bach Duong Nguyen, Thi My Hanh Vu, and Ikuro Kasuga (2021) Characterization of ESBL-producing Escherichia coli in different wastewater treatment plants in Vietnam, The 1st Vietnam Symposium on Environmental Science and Technology (VEST2021), p.**. (3 March, Hanoi) [Poster]
  2. Bach Duong Nguyen, Thi My Hanh Vu, and Ikuro Kasuga (2020) Surveillance of ESBL-producing Escherichia coli in different water environments in Northern Vietnam, IFGTM 2020 (10th International Forum for Green Technology and Management), p.101. (28 November, Hanoi) [Poster] [1st Poster Presentation Prize]
  3. Thi My Hanh Vu and Ikuro Kasuga (2020) Transmission of colistin resistance gene from water to aquatic vegetables due to untreated wastewater reuse for irrigation in Hanoi, Vietnam, Water Environment Technology Conference 2020, p.55. (7-8 November, Online) [Poster] [WET Excellent Presentation Award]
  4. Iftita Rahmatika, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu and Hiroaki Furumai (2020) One-year monitoring of microbial regrowth and occurrence of opportunistic pathogens after stagnation in premise plumbing, Water Environment Technology Conference 2020, p.50. (7-8 November, Online) [Poster] [Best poster award]
  5. Minh Ngoc PHAM and Ikuro Kasuga (2020) Profiling Fecal Pollution in Rivers in Hanoi, Vietnam, by Host-specific Bacteroidales and crAssphage markers, 5th International Symposium on Sustainable Future in Asia/5th NIES International Forum, p.97. (21-22 January, Yangon, Myanmar) [Poster]
  6. Thi My Hanh VU, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroyuki Katayama (2020) Prevalence of Plasmid-mediated Colistin Resistance Gene mcr-1 in Domestic Wastewater, 5th International Symposium on Sustainable Future in Asia/5th NIES International Forum, p.98. (21-22 January, Yangon, Myanmar) [Poster] [Best poster award]
  7. Honour Oladele, Thi Viet Ha TRAN, and Ikuro Kasuga (2020) Photocatalytic Activity of Nano TiO2 Powder for Dye and Antibiotic Degradation, 5th International Symposium on Sustainable Future in Asia/5th NIES International Forum, p.99. (21-22 January, Yangon, Myanmar) [Poster]
  8. Ikuro Kasuga (2020) Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance in the Context of SDGs in Asia, 5th International Symposium on Sustainable Future in Asia/5th NIES International Forum, p.47. (21-22 January, Yangon, Myanmar) [Oral]
  9. Ho Thi Sen, Tran Thi Viet Ha, and Ikuro Kasuga (2019) Develoment of bio-activated carbon fiber for drinking water treatment, Green Technologies for Sustainable Water 2019. (1-5 December, Ho Chi Minh) [Poster]
  10. Ikuro Kasuga, Miyu Suzuki, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2019) Molecular-level analysis of biodegradable organic matter supporting microbial regrowth in drinking water, 8th IWA Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering Specialist Conference. (17-20 November, Hiroshima, Japan) [Oral]
  11. Iftita Rahmatika, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2019) Evaluation of organic compounds migrated from polyethylene and their impacts on microbial regrowth in drinking water, 8th IWA Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering Specialist Conference, P128-D. (17-20 November, Hiroshima, Japan) [Poster] (Best Poster Award)
  12. Dai Shimazaki, Takuya Nakagawa, Ikuro Kasuga, and Michihiro Akiba (2019) Endotoxin-producing capability of heterotrophic bacteria in granular activated carbon filters for advanced water purification process, 8th IWA Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering Specialist Conference, P114-D. (17-20 November, Hiroshima, Japan) [Poster]
  13. Ikuro Kasuga (2019) Antimicrobial resistance associated with fecal pollution in water environment in Hanoi, Vietnam, 1st Symposium of JSPS Core-to-Core Program: “Center of Excellence in Health Risk Assessment for Adaptation to Climate Change”. (11-12 November, Manila, Philippines).
  14. Iftita Rahmatika, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2019) Dynamic changes of microbial water quality and occurrence of opportunistic pathogens during water stagnation inbuilding plumbing, AWWA Water Quality Technology Conference 2019. (3-7 November, Texas, USA) [Oral]
  15. Yoshihiro Ishii, Jun Hatakeyama, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2019) Tracking the fates of dissolved organic matter from river source water to finished drinking water, IWA Specialist Conference on Natural Organic Matter in Water 2019, 4362193. (7-10 October, Tokyo, Japan) [Oral]
  16. Li Xue, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2019) Development of a simultaneous screening analysis of organic micropollutants with various chemical properties in environmental water by high performance liquid chromatograph coupled with Orbitrap mass spectrometer, IWA Specialist Conference on Natural Organic Matter in Water 2019, 4361889. (7-10 October, Tokyo, Japan) [Oral]
  17. Vitharuch Yuthawong, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2019) Effects of long-term incubation on dissolved organic matter composition and permanganate chemical oxygen demand fractions in lake water assessed by Orbitrap mass spectrometry, IWA Specialist Conference on Natural Organic Matter in Water 2019, 4349518. (7-10 October, Tokyo, Japan) [Oral]
  18. Phanwatt Phungsai, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroaki Furumai (2019) Changes In Dissolved organic matter profile and disinfection byproducts precursors by ozonation and peroxone treatments, IWA Specialist Conference on Natural Organic Matter in Water 2019, 4333220. (7-10 October, Tokyo, Japan) [Oral]
  19. Ikuro Kasuga, Vitharuch Yuthawong, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2019) Molecular-level comparison of dissolved organic matter in 11 major lakes in Japan by Orbitrap mass spectrometry, IWA Specialist Conference on Natural Organic Matter in Water 2019, 4333223. (7-10 October, Tokyo, Japan) [Oral]
  20. Ikuro Kasuga (2019) Drinking Water Quality Management After Treatment -Risks of Microbial Regrowth in Distribution System and Premise Plumbing-, The 9th International Forum Green Technology and Management (IFGTM) (27-28 September, Hanoi, Vietnam).
  21. Thi Tra My Ma, Ikuro Kasuga, The Ha Cao, and Hiroyuki Katayama (2019) Fate of pathogens in lab-scale duckweed pond treatment for post-biogas swine wastewater, Water Environment Technology Conference 2019, p. 104. (13-14 July, Osaka) [Oral and Poster]
  22. Thi Nga Nguyen, Miaomiao Liu, Hiroyuki Katayama, and Ikuro Kasuga (2019) Prevalence of Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Different Water Environments in Hanoi, Vietnam, Water Environment Technology Conference 2019, p.7. (13-14 July, Osaka) [Oral and Poster]
  23. Iftita Rahmatika, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2019) What is going on in pipes? – A hot spot for microbial regrowth in drinking water-, Water Environment Technology Conference 2019, p.53. (13-14 July, Osaka) [Oral and Poster] [Excellent Presentation Award]
  24. Jantarakasem Chotiwat, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2019) Impacts of low water temperature on ammonium removal potential of biological activated carbon in a full-scale drinking water treatment plant, Water Environment Technology Conference 2019, p.43. (13-14 July, Osaka) [Oral and Poster]
  25. Li Xie, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2019) Simultaneous determination of organic micropollutants with various chemical properties in environmental water based on HPLC-high resolution mass spectrometry, Water Environment Technology Conference 2019, p.51. (13-14 July, Osaka) [Oral and Poster]
  26. Miaomiao Liu, Ikuro Kasuga, Akihiko Hata (2019) Prevalence of intracellular and extracellular antibiotic resistance genes in an urban river receiving wastewater effluent, 5th International Symposium on the Environmental Dimension of Antibiotic Resistance, P72. (9-14 June, Hong Kong) [Poster]
  27. Daniel EKHLAS, Futoshi KURISU, Ikuro KASUGA, Tomislav CERNAVA, Gabriele BERG, Miaomiao LIU, Hiroaki FURUMAI (2019), Microbial Indicators for Combined Sewer Overflow Pollution: New Insights by a Survey in An Urban River in Tokyo, 1st One Health European Joint Programme Annual Scientific Meeting (22-24th May, Dublin, Ireland) [Oral] [The Best Oral Presentation Runner-up Prize]
  28. Thi Nga Nguyen, Miaomiao Liu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroyuki Katayama (2019) Occurrence of antibiotic resistance genes as emerging contaminants in watersheds of Tama River and Lake Kasumigaura in Japan, 4th International Forum on Sustainable Future in Asia, p.71 (23-24 January, Hanoi, Vietnam) [Poster] [Best Poster Award]
  29. Yoshihiro Ishi, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2018) Non-target screening of E. coli’s growth substrates in river waters using high resolution mass spectrometry, ISME17. (12-14 August, Leipzig, Germany)
  30. Vitharuch Yuthawong, Ikuro Kasuga,Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2018) Molecular-level changes in dissolved organic matter compositions of Lake Inba water by KMnO4 oxidation assessed by Orbitrap mass spectrometry, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2018, 3B-14. (14-15 July, Ehime University, Ehime) [Poster]
  31. Chomphunut Poopipattana, Misaki Nakajima, Suzuki Motoaki, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai (2018) Effects of rainfall characteristics and tidal changes on behavior of CSO-derived sewage markers in Odaiba coastal area, Tokyo, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2018, 3C-14. (14-15 July, Ehime University, Ehime) [Poster] [Excellent Presentation Award]
  32. Ikuro Kasuga, Miyu Suzuki, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2018) Evaluation of biodegradable organic matter causing regrowth in drinking water, The 3rd International Forum on Asian Water Environment Technology, p.27. (2018.3.2, National University of Singapore, Singapore) [Oral]
  33. Vitharuch Yuthawong, Iuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2018) Application of high resolution mass spectrometry to characterize dissolved organic matter in a eutrophic lake, The 3rd International Forum on Asian Water Environment Technology, p.30. (2-3 March, Singapore) [Oral]
  34. Miyu Suzuki, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2016) Retrieval of Biodegradable Organic Matter Removed by Biological Activated Carbon Filtration Using Orbitrap Mass Spectrometry, AWWA WQTC2017. (12-16 November, Portland, USA) [Poster]
  35. Phanwatt Phungsai, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2016) Fate Evaluation of Putative Disinfection By-products Precursors in Ozonation and Biological Activated Carbon Filtration processes by Orbitrap Mass Spectrometry, AWWA WQTC2017. (12-16 November, Portland, USA) [Poster]
  36. Phanwatt Phungsai, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2017) Profiling Dissolved Organic Matter at Molecular Level in Environmental and Urban Water Resources by Orbitrap Mass Spectrometry, 7th IWA-ASPIRE Conference& Water Malaysia Exhibition 2017 (11-14 September, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) [Oral]
  37. Yoshihiro Ishii, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2017) Screening Growth Substrates of E.coli by Monitoring Changes in Dissolved Organic Matter Composition in Sterilized River Water, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2017, p.48. (22-23 July, Hokkaido University, Sapporo) [Poster]
  38. Vu Duc Canh, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai, and Hiroyuki Katayama (2017) Impact of various humic acids on EMA-RT-qPCR for distinguishing between intact and non-infectious viruses in drinking water, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2017, p.48. (22-23 July, Hokkaido University, Sapporo) [Poster]
  39. Daniel Ekhlas, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2017) Microbial community changes associated with combined sewer overflow in an urban river in Tokyo, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2017, p.49. (22-23 July, Hokkaido University, Sapporo) [Poster]
  40. Phanwatt Phungsai, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2017) Application of sequential solid phase extraction to dissolved organic matter for unknown screening analysis with an Orbitrap mass spectrometer, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2017, p.54. (22-23 July, Hokkaido University, Sapporo) [Poster] [WET Excellent Presentation Award]
  41. Ikuro Kasuga, Vitharuch Yuthawong, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2017) Molecular source tracking of dissolved organic matter in a hypereutrophic lake by Orbitrap mass spectrometry, ASLO2017 Aquatic Sciences Meeting. (26 February-3 March, Hawai, USA) [Oral]
  42. Vitharuch Yuthawong, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2017) Application of Orbitrap mass spectrometry to reveal low molecular weight dissolved organic matter responsible for COD in a eutrophic lake, ASLO2017 Aquatic Sciences Meeting, No.150. (26 February-3 March, Hawai, USA) [Poster]
  43. Shwetha Acharya, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2016) Chlorine dose alters community of regrowing bacteria in reclaimed water, MEWE and Biofilms IWA Specialist Conference, pp.96-97. (4-7 September, Copenhagen, Denmark) [Oral]
  44. Ikuro Kasuga, Hitomi Nakamura, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2016) Characterization of residual microbial growth potential in drinking water treated by ozonation and biological activated carbon, MEWE and Biofilms IWA Specialist Conference, L14, pp.380-381. (4-7 September, Copenhagen, Denmark) [Poster]
  45. Futoshi Kurisu, Yuichiro Misumi, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2016) Microbial indicators to estimate contribution of in-sewer deposit in combined sewer overflow, MEWE and Biofilms IWA Specialist Conference, N07, pp.430-431. (4-7 September, Copenhagen, Denmark) [Poster]
  46. Phanwat Phungsai, Shwetha Acharya, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2016) Tracking dissolved organic matter removed after microbial regrowth in chlorinated reclaimed water by using Orbitrap mass spectrometry, MEWE and Biofilms IWA Specialist Conference, L03, pp358-359. (4-7 September, Copenhagen, Denmark) [Poster]
  47. Miyu Suzuki, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2016) Depth profiles of microbial community in a full-scale biological activated carbon filter for drinking water treatment, MEWE and Biofilms IWA Specialist Conference, L16, pp.384-385. (4-7 September, Copenhagen, Denmark) [Poster]
  48. Yoshihiro Ishii, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2016) Growth potential of Escherichia coli and in urban river waters and screening of its growth substrate, MEWE and Biofilms IWA Specialist Conference, N04, pp.424-425. (4-7 September, Copenhagen, Denmark) [Poster]
  49. Phanwat Phungsai, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2016) Reproducibility of Orbitrap mass spectrometry in unknown screening analysis of dissolved organic matter in environmental water samples, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2016, 1A-09, p.5. (27-28 August, Chuo University, Tokyo) [Poster] [WET excellent presentation award]
  50. Vitharuch Yuthawong, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2016) Comparison of low molecular weight dissolved organic matter compositions between in Lake Inba and Kashima River by Orbitrap mass spectrometry, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2016, 2A-02, p.19. (27-28 August, Chuo University, Tokyo) [Poster]
  51. Ikuro Kasuga (2015) Unveiling Functional Microorganisms Associated with Biological Activated Carbon for Advanced Water Purification, Advanced Water Management Workshop, the 2015 International Environmental Engineering Conference (IEEC2015), AWM-03. (29 October), [Busan, Korea] [Oral]
  52. Ikuro Kasuga, Yukihiro Osaka, Futoshi Kurisu and Hiroaki Furumai (2015) Application of flow cytometry to evaluate the effects of free chlorine on membrane integrity of bacteria in drinking water, 2015 International Environmental Engineering Conference and Annual Meeting of the Korean Society of Environmental Engineers, ORS5-08. (28-30 October, Busan, Korea) [Oral]
  53. Futoshi Kurisu, Kizuku Kanaya, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroaki Furumai (2015) Characterization of biodegradable organic matters in reclaimed water by bacterial growth and Orbitrap mass spectrometry, 2015 International Environmental Engineering Conference and Annual Meeting of the Korean Society of Environmental Engineers, ORS6-24. (28-30 October, Busan, Korea) [Oral]
  54. Phanwatt Phungsai, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroaki Furumai (2015) Unknown screening of chlorinated disinfection by-products and their precursors through a series of reclamation process by Orbitrap mass spectrometry, 2015 International Environmental Engineering Conference and Annual Meeting of the Korean Society of Environmental Engineers, ORS6-21. (28-30 October, Busan, Korea) [Oral]
  55. Ikuro Kasuga (2015) Unknown screening analysis of DOM in river water using Orbitrap mass spectrometry, The 2nd International Forum on Asian Water Environment Technology, (27 October), [Busan, Korea] [Oral]
  56. Phanwatt Phungsai, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroaki Furumai (2015) Characterization of low molecular weight dissolved organic matter (NOM) in drinking water treatment process using Orbitrap mass spectrometry, IWA Specialist Conference on Natural Organic Matter in Water (NOM6), 2A-07, p.21. (7-10 September, Malmö, Sweden) [Oral]
  57. Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu and Hiroaki Furumai (2015) Identification of bacteria assimilating formaldehyde in biological activated carbon filter by means of DNA stable isotope probing and next-generation sequencing, IWA specialist conference: Biofilms in drinking water systems, From treatment to tap, pp.84-90. (23-26 August, Arosa, Switzerland) [Oral]
  58. Hitomi Nakamura, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai, Dai Shimazaki and Michihiro Akiba (2015) Microbial regrowth potential and dynamics of community structure of biofilm in dechlorinated drinking water, IWA specialist conference: Biofilms in drinking water systems, From treatment to tap, pp.238-239. (23-26 August, Arosa, Switzerland) [Oral]
  59. Phanwatt Phungsai, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroaki Furumai (2015) Unknown screening of chlorinated disinfection by-products and their precursors in drinking water by Orbitrap mass spectrometry, Water Environment Technology Conference 2015 (Wet2015), 2A-07, p.21. (5-6 August, Tokyo) [Poster] [Best presentation award]
  60. Shwetha Acharya, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroaki Furumai (2015) Chlorine dose determines bacterial community structure and regrowth in reclaimed water, Water Environment Technology Conference 2015 (Wet2015), 3B-13, p.49. (5-6 August, Tokyo) [Poster]
  61. Shwetha Acharya, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroaki Furumai (2015) Modelling microbial regrowth in tertiary reclaimed water after chlorine disinfection, IWA 3rd Water Research Conference. (11-14 January, Shenzen, China) [Poster]
  62. Phanwatt Phungsai, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroaki Furumai (2014) Molecular characterization and transformation of low molecular weight organic matter along with water reclamation processes, The 11th International Symposium on Southeast Asian Water Environment, pp.182-189. (26-28 November, Bangkok, Thailand) [Oral]
  63. Ikuro Kasuga, Jia Niu, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai and Takaaki Shigeeda (2014) Application of DNA stable isotope probing to examine competitive growth of AOA and AOB in biological activated carbon filtration, AWWA Water Quality Technology Conference 2014, p.25. (16-20 November, New Orleans, USA) [Oral]
  64. Janice Beltran Sevilla, Fumiyuki Nakajima, Ikuro Kasuga: Dose-response relationship of solid-phase metals to benthic ostracod Heterocypris incongruens, Proc. 13th International Conference on Urban Drainage, ID-2517476 (Kuching, 2014.9) [Oral]
  65. Mohammad Mosleh Uddin, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroaki Furumai (2014) Contribution of biological activity to arsenite oxidation at arsenic-iron removal plants (AIRP) in Bangladesh, Water and Environment Conference Technology 2014, p.51. (29-4A-08) (28-29 June, Tokyo) [Poster]
  66. Ikuro Kasuga, Jia Niu, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai, Takaaki Shigeeda (2014) Autotrophic growth competition between ammonia-oxidizing archaea and ammonia-oxidizing bacteria in biological activated carbon filter with nitrification potential, The 5th International Slow Sand and Alternative Biological Filtration Conference, p.9 (B1-4). (19-21 June, Nagoya) [Oral]
  67. Mana Noguchi, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai (2013) Estimation of the benzene degrader and its degradation pathway in methanogenic enrichment cultures using stable isotope probing method, The 1st International Forum on Asian Water Environment Technology, (18-20 December, New Delhi, India) [Poster]
  68. Ikuro Kasuga, Makoto Urai, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai (2013) Molecular characterization of dissolved organic matter along river flow by using Orbitrap mass spectrometry, The 5th IWA NOM Specialist Conference, p.10. (1-4 October, Perth, Australia)
  69. Jia Niu, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai, Takaaki Shigeeda (2013) Investigation of autotrophic and mixotrophic activity of AOA and AOB in granular activated carbon (GAC) filter for drinking water purification, The 3rd International Conference on Nitrification, p.75. (2-5 September, Tokyo) [Poster]
  70. Makoto Urai, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2013) Molecular characterization of dissolved organic matter in various urban water by using Orbitrap Mass Spectrometry, The 5th IWA-ASPIRE. (8-12 September, Daejeon, Korea)
  71. Janice Beltran Sevilla, Fumiyuki Nakajima, and Ikuro Kasuga (2013) Comparison of aquatic and dietary exposure of cadmium to benthic ostracod Heterocypris incongruens, The 5th IWA-ASPIRE. (8-12 September, Daejeon, Korea) [Oral]
  72. Ikuro Kasuga, Nao Ozaki, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2013) Flow cytometric analysis of bacterial abundance in water purification process, 5th International Conference on Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering, 12838. (7-10 July, Ann Arbor, Michigan) [Poster]
  73. Mana Noguchi, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai (2013) DNA stable isotope probing of benzene degrading bacteria in a methanogenic enrichment culture originated from river sediment, 5th International Conference on Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering, 12864. (7-10 July, Ann Arbor, Michigan) [Poster]
  74. Yukihiro Osaka, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai (2013) Chlorine resistance and growth potential of drinking water bacteria, 5th International Conference on Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering, 12927. (7-10 July, Ann Arbor, Michigan) [Poster] [Honorable Mention Best Poster Award]
  75. Parinda Thayanukul, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai (2013) Tracking the change of biodegradable organic matter during water reclamation processes using bacterial growth fingerprint, 5th International Conference on Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering, 12914. (7-10 July, Ann Arbor, Michigan) [Poster]
  76. Futoshi Kurisu, Kizuku Kanaya, Makoto Urai, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai (2013) Detection of compounds consumed during microbial regrowth in reclaimed water, 5th International Conference on Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering, 12843. (7-10 July, Ann Arbor, Michigan) [Poster]
  77. Hiroki Masumoto, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroaki Furumai (2013) Benzene and toluene biodegradation potential in methanogenic cultures established by feeding benzene, toluene and their mixture, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2013 (WET2013), 15-2A-02, p.19. (15-16 June, Tokyo) [Poster]
  78. Sengyun Kim, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga and Hiroaki Furumai (2013) Characterization of ammonia-oxidizing enrichment culture originated from granular activated carbon unit in drinking water treatment plant, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2013 (WET2013), 16-4A-06, p.53. (15-16 June, Tokyo) [Poster]
  79. Jia Niu, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai, Takaaki Shigeeda(2013) DNA-stable isotope probing to evaluate autotrophic activity of ammonia-oxidizers associated with granular activated carbon used for drinking water purification, IWA-The 2nd Water Research Conference, O12.2 (20-23 January, Singapore) [Oral]
  80. Jia Niu, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai, Tomoe Iwamoto (2012) Characterization of ammonia-oxidizing archaea and bacteria on granular activated carbon and their fates along purification process in different drinking water purification plants, The 9th International Symposium on Water Supply Technology, pp.97-98. (20-22 November, Yokohama, Japan) [Oral]
  81. Yuki Kido, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai (2012) DNA stable isotope probing of activated sludge treating domestic wastewater to identify glucose and acetate degrading bacteria, The 28th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Microbial Ecology (The 4th Japan-Korea International Symposium on Microbial Ecology), PC02. (19-22 September, Toyohashi, Japan) [Poster]
  82. Parinda Thayanukul, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai (2012) Characterization of biodegradable organic matter in reclaimed water by bacterial isolates, IWA World Water Congress and Exhibition, IWA-8185R1. (16-21 September, Busan, Korea) [Oral]
  83. Jia Niu, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai (2012) Abundances and diversity of ammonia-oxidizing microorganisms associated with granular activated carbon in different full-scale drinking water purification plants in Japan, 14th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, 035B. (19-24 August, Copenhagen, Denmark) [Poster]
  84. Mana Noguchi, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai (2012) The detection of benzene-assimilating bacteria in methanogenic enrichment culture originated from river sediment using stable isotope probing, 14th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, 171B. (19-24 August, Copenhagen, Denmark) [Poster]
  85. Ikuro Kasuga, Suwat Soonglerdsongpha, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai (2012) Role of Hyphomicrobium-like bacteria associated with granular activated carbon filter in drinking water purification plants in the removal of assimilable organic carbon, 14th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, 423B. (19-24 August, Copenhagen, Denmark) [Poster]
  86. Parinda Thayanukul, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai (2012), A novel method to characterize biodegradable organic matter in reclaimed water using bacterial growth fingerprint, 14th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, 459B. (19-24 August, Copenhagen, Denmark) [Poster]
  87. G.G. Tushara Chaminda, Fumiyuki Nakajima, Hiroaki Furumai, Ikuro Kasuga, and Futoshi Kurisu (2012) Metal (Zn, Cu, Cd, Ni) complexation by dissolved organic matter (DOM) in wastewater treatment plant effluent, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2012, 29-1A-13, p.7. (29-30 June, Tokyo) [Poster] Best Poster Award
  88. Yuichi Nagano, Keisuke Kojima, Hiroaki Furumai, Jinyoung Kim, and Ikuro Kasuga (2012) Hydraulic characteristics and water pollution in drainage channels and ponds in the Citadel area of Hue city, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2012, 29-2B-15, p.33. (29-30 June, Tokyo) [Poster]
  89. Yukihiro Osaka, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2012) The influence of drinking water stagnation on water quality and microbial growth at faucet, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2012, 30-1B-01, p.41. (29-30 June, Tokyo) [Poster]
  90. Mana Noguchi, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai (2012) The community analysis of a methanogenic benzene-degrading enrichment culture using stable isotope probing and pyrosequencing, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2012, 29-2A-02, p.18. (29-30 June, Tokyo) [Poster] Best Poster Award
  91. Ikuro Kasuga (2012) Functional characterization of microbial community in biological activated carbon process for water purification, INSA Lyon-JSPS Workshop “Water and Urban Environment”, pp.22-23. (19-20 June, Lyon, France) [Oral]
  92. Ikuro Kasuga, Parinda Thayanukul, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai (2012) Influence of assimilable organic carbon and residual chlorine on biological stability of reclaimed water in Japan, 16th Annual Water Reuse & Desalination Research Conference, (4-5 June, San Diego, CA) [Oral]
  93. Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroyuki Nakamoto, Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroaki Furumai (2012) Molecular composition analysis of organic matter in reclaimed wastewater by Fourier Transform Mass Spectrometry, 16th Annual Water Reuse & Desalination Research Conference, (4-5 June, San Diego, CA) [Oral]
  94. Wei Xiwen, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2012) Effects of temperature and chlorination on microbial growth in harvested rainwater, The 3rd IWA-RWHM Conference & Exhibition. (20-24 May, Goseong, Korea) [Poster]
  95. H. Watanabe, F. Nakajima, N. Tatarazako, I. Kasuga and H. Furumai (2011) Assessment of urban road dust in Tokyo using whole sediment toxicity identification evaluation procedures, SEATAC North America 32nd Annual Meeting, p.351. (Boston, 2011.11) [Poster]
  96. Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai, and Tomoe Iwamoto (2011) Settlement of ammonia-oxidizing microorganisms on different granular activated carbon materials after the start-up of a full-scale advanced drinking water purification plant, International Conference on Drinking Water Safety, Security, and Sustainability, p.48. (9-11 October, Hangzhou, China)[Oral]
  97. Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai, and Tomoe Iwamoto (2011) Development of microbial community on granular activated carbon used for advanced drinking water treatment, 4th IWA-ASPIRE, p.141. (2-6 October, Tokyo, Japan) [Oral]
  98. Shoichi Sano, Keisuke Kojima, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2011) Source determination of nitrate loading in road runoff using stable isotope analysis, 4th IWA-ASPIRE, pp.107-108. (2-6 October, Tokyo, Japan) [Oral]
  99. Parinda Thayanukul, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2011) Removal and production of assimilable organic carbon in a water reclamation system, 4th IWA-ASPIRE, p.163. (2-6 October, Tokyo, Japan) [Oral] [Best Student Award]
  100. Haruna Watanabe, Fumiyuki Nakajima, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2011) Toxicity characterization of road dust using whole sediment toxicity identification evaluation procedures with a benthic ostracod, 4th IWA-ASPIRE, p.60. (2-6 October, Tokyo, Japan) [Oral]
  101. Haruna Watanabe, Fumiuuki Nakajima, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2011) Toxicity assessment of road dust prepared under various elution conditions using a benthic ostracod, 12nd International Conference on Urban Drainage, p.63. (10-15 September, Porto Alegre, Brazil) [Oral]
  102. Keisuke Kojima, Hiroaki Furumai, Akihiko Hata, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroyuki Katayama (2011) Monitoring and numerical simulation of pathogenic pollution after CSO event in coastal waters of Tokyo Bay, 12nd International Conference on Urban Drainage, pp.87-88. (10-15 September, Porto Alegre, Brazil) [Oral]
  103. Parinda Thayanukul, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2011) Determination of assimilable organic carbon (AOC) in reclaimed water in Japan, 8th IWA International Conference on Water Reclamation & Reuse, pp.78-79. (26-29 September, Barcelona, Spain) [Oral]
  104. Manish Kumar, Hiroaki Furumai, Futoshi Kurisu, and Ikuro Kasuga (2010) Development and validation of heavy metal retention index (HMRI) for the evaluation of heavy metal mobility in artificial infiltration facilities, The 3rd Asian Pacific YWP. (25-27 November, Singapore) [Oral]
  105. Tobino Tomohiro, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2010) Development of shotgun isotope array and its application for simultaneous detection of denitrifiers in activated sludge, 13th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, CT31.007. (22-27 August, Seattle) [Oral]
  106. Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroki Masumoto, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2010) Methanogenic benzene degradation pathways examined by stable isotope tracers, 13th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, PS.07.057. (22-27 August, Seattle) [Poster]
  107. Suwat Soonglerdsongpha, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2010) Application of stable isotope probing to identify carboxylic acids assimilating bacteria associated with biological activated carbon used in drinking water treatment, 13th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, PS06.091. (22-27 August, Seattle) [Poster]
  108. G.G. Tushara Chaminda, Fumiyuki Nakajima, and Ikuro Kasuga (2010) Biological alteration of zinc complexation characteristics of dissolved organic matter in domestic wastewater treatment plant effluent under river water environment, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2010, 53. (25-26 June, Yokohama, Japan) [Poster]
  109. Mohammed Cassim Riyas, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2010) Estrone removal activity of activated sludge under various dissolved oxygen concentration levels, Water and Environment Technology Conference 2010, 13. (25-26 June, Yokohama, Japan) [Poster]
  110. Ikuro Kasuga, Hirotaka Nakagaki, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2010) Predominance of Ammonia-Oxidizing Archaea on Granular Activated Carbon Used in a Full-scale Advanced Drinking Water Treatment Plant, Water Research Conference. (11-14 April, Lisbon, Portugal) [Oral]
  111. Parinda Thayanukul, Kaisai Zang, Tansiphorn Janhom, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2010) Concentration-Dependent Response of Estrone Degrading Bacterial Community in Activated Sludge Analyzed by Microautoradiography-Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization, Water Research Conference. (11-14 April, Lisbon, Portugal) [Poster]
  112. Parinda Thayanukul, Kaisai Zang, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2009) MAR-FISH analysis of estrone-degrading bacterial community in activated sludge of sewage treatment plants at low E1 concentration, 7SEAWE symposium, 233-240. (28-30 October, Bangkok, Thailand) [Oral]
  113. Pham Van Quan Hiroaki Furumai, Futoshi Kurisu, and Ikuro Kasuga (2009) Pathogenic pollution of surface water under dry and wet weather condition in Hanoi downtown, 7SEAWE symposium, 233-240. (28-30 October, Bangkok, Thailand) [Oral]
  114. Ikuro Kasuga, Hirotaka Nakagaki, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2009) Abundance and diversity of ammonia-oxidizing archaea and bacteria on biological activated carbon in a pilot-scale drinking water treatment plant with different placements of sand filtration, The 3rd IWA-ASPIRE, 6. (18-22 October, Taipei, Taiwan) [Oral]
  115. Manish Kumar, Hiroaki Furumai, Futoshi Kurisu, and Ikuro Kasuga (2009) A comparative evaluation of mobile heavy metal pool in the soakway sediment, road dust and soil through sequential extraction and isotopic dilution techniques, The 3rd IWA-ASPIRE conference, 177-178. (18-22 October, Taipei, Taiwan) [Oral]
  116. Keisuke Kojima, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2009) Heavy metal speciation of size-fractionated sediments collected from combined sewer system using sequential extraction method, The 3rd IWA-ASPIRE, 49-50. (18-22 October, Taipei, Taiwan) [Oral]
  117. G. G. Tushara Chaminda, Fumiyuki Nakajima, Hiroaki Furumai, Ikuro Kasuga, and Futoshi Kurisu (2009) Comparison of metal (Zn and Cu) complexation characteristics of DOM in different urban wastewaters, The 3rd IWA-ASPIRE, 132-133. (18-22 October, Taipei, Taiwan) [Oral]
  118. Suwat Soonglerdsongpha, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2009) Comparison of assimilable organic carbon removal by biological activated carbon in different advanced drinking water treatment plants, The 3rd IWA-ASPIRE, 67-68. (18-22 October, Taipei, Taiwan) [Oral] (Best Student Presentation Award)
  119. Manish Kumar, Hiroaki Furumai, Futoshi Kurisu, and Ikuro Kasuga (2009) Comparative assessment of potential mobility of zinc, lead and nitrate from soil and soakaway sediments, 13th International Conference on Integrated Diffuse Pollution Management (IWA DIPCON 2009), PIN No.253. (12-15 October, Seoul, Korea) [Oral]
  120. Pham Van Quan, Hiroaki Furumai, Futoshi Kurisu, and Ikuro Kasuga (2009) Comparative assessment of potential mobility of zinc, lead and nitrate from soil and soakaway sediments, 13th International Conference on Integrated Diffuse Pollution Management (IWA DIPCON 2009), PIN No.93. (12-15 October, Seoul, Korea) [Oral]
  121. Pham Van Quan, Hiroaki Furumai, Futoshi Kurisu, and Ikuro Kasuga (2009) Characterization of urban flood mapping with pathogenic pollution in downtown of Hanoi by inundation simulation and water quality monitoring, The 8th International Conference on Urban Drainage Modelling, 168-170. (7-11 September, Tokyo, Japan) [Oral]
  122. Haruna Watanabe, Fumiyuki Nakajima, Ikuro Kasuga, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2009) Application and modification of whole-sediment toxicity identification evaluation procedure to urban river sediments in Tokyo, SETAC Europe 19th Annual Meeting, TU288, 210. (31 May–4 June, Göteborg, Sweden) [Poster]
  123. G.G. Tushara Chaminda, Fumiyuki Nakajima, Hiroaki Furumai, Ikuro Kasuga, and Futoshi Kurisu (2009) Zn and Cu complexation with DOM in wastewater treatment plant effluent, SETAC Europe 19th Annual Meeting, 40-41. (31 May-4 June, Göteborg, Sweden) [Oral]
  124. Tomohiro Tobino, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2009) Specificity and sensitivity of new isotope array method using random genomic fragment probes derived from a microbial community, Proceedings of the MSK’s 50th Anniversary International Symposium on Microbiology, B112. (28-30 May, Jeju, Korea) [Poster]
  125. Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroyuki Saito, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2009) Characterization of bacterial community responding to lower carboxylic acids in biological activated carbon treatment for biologically stable drinking water, Philippines-Japan International Symposium on Urban-Rural Environmental Sustainability and Socio-economic Development 2009, 73-81. (27-28 March, Laoag, Phillipines) [Oral]
  126. Mohammed Abed Hossain, Hiroaki Furumai, Fumiyuki Nakajima, and Ikuro Kasuga (2008) Accumulated sediments within soakaways in an old infiltration facility: source or sink for heavy metals?, 11th International Conference on Urban Drainage, Paper No. 409 (31 August-5 September, Edinburgh, UK) [Oral]
  127. Michio Murakami, Makoto Fujita, Hiroaki Furumai, Ikuro Kasuga, and Futoshi Kurisu (2008) Sorption behavior of metal species by soakaway sediment under mixing conditions with different road runoff, 12th International Conference on Integrated Diffuse Pollution Management (IWA DIPCON 2008), 42-43. (25-29 August, Khon Kaen, Thailand) [Oral]
  128. Manish Kumar, Hiroaki Furumai, Futoshi Kurisu, and Ikuro Kasuga (2008) Understanding the partitioning process of mobile lead in soakaway sediments using sequential extraction and isotope analysis, 12th International Conference on Integrated Diffuse Pollution Management (IWA DIPCON 2008), 74-75. (25-29 August, Khon Kaen, Thailand) [Oral]
  129. Tomohiro Tobino, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2008) New application of the isotope array using random genomic DNA probes derived from a microbial community, The 12th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology (ISME12), PO20-0266. (17-22 August, Cairns, Australia) [Poster]
  130. Ikuro Kasuga, Hiroyuki Saito, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2008) Characterization of actively respiring bacterial community responding to organic matter in biological drinking water treatment, The 12th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology (ISME12), PO02-0151. (17-22 August, Cairns, Australia) [Poster]
  131. Kaisai Zang, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2008) Identification of bacteria degrading estrone at concentrations of microgram- to submicrogram-per-liter in activated sludge using microautoradiography-fluorescence in hybridization, The 12th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology (ISME12), PO12-0416. (17-22 August, Cairns, Australia) [Poster]
  132. Futoshi Kurisu, Seigen Kawashima, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2007) Analysis of Urban Water Problems in Medan City, Indonesia, The 5th International Symposium on Southeast Asian Water Environment. (7-9 November, Chiang Mai, Thailand)[Oral]
  133. G.G. Tushara Chaminda, Fumiyuki Nakajima, Hiroaki Furumai, Ikuro Kasuga, and Futoshi Kurisu (2007) Lability and molecular size distribution of Zn and Cu complexes in wastewater treatment plant effluent, SETAC North America 28th Annual Meeting, 180 (MP114) (November, Milwaukee, USA) [Poster]
  134. Zang Kaisai, Futoshi Kurisu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2007) In situ phylogeneitic identification of estrone-degrading bacteria in activated sludge, 2nd International workshop on rainwater and reclaimed water for urban sustainable water use (CREST). (4-5 October, Kyoto, Japan) [Poster]
  135. Mohammed Abed Hossain, Hiroaki Furumai, Ikuro Kasuga, Fumiyuki Nakajima, and Futoshi Kurisu (2007) Changes in heavy metals speciation and soil properties in soil system receiving infiltrated road runoff, 2nd International workshop on rainwater and reclaimed water for urban sustainable water use (CREST). (4-5 October, Kyoto, Japan) [Poster]
  136. Shoko Iwai, Futoshi Kurisu, Hidetoshi Urakawa, Ikuro Kasuga, Osami Yagi, and Hiroaki Furumai (2007) An oligonucleotide microarray for analysis of benzene oxygenase genes in soils, The 107th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology, Q-362, 184. (May, Toronto, Canada) [Poster]
  137. Kiyo Kurisu-Hasegawa, Katsura Ishii-Shimizu, Ikuro Kasuga, and Keisuke Hanaki (2007) Application of sulfur denitrification process to remove nitrate-nitrogen discharged from agricultural field, International Symposium on Food and Water Sustainability in China 2007, 167-173. (18-19 January, Macau, China) [Oral]
  138. Ikuro Kasuga, Dai Shimazaki, and Shoichi Kunikane (2006) Characterization of microbial community structures associated with filter media in an advanced drinking water treatment process, The 4th International Symposium on Southeast Water Environment: Poster presentation proceedings, 89-92. (6-8 December, Bangkok, Thailand) [Poster]
  139. Hee-kyong Oh, Chie Kagawa, Taro Urase, Ikuro Kasuga, Dai Shimazaki, and Shoichi Kunikane (2006) Removal of pharmaceuticals through continuous operation of column filled with fresh and aged granular activated carbons, The 7th International Symposium on Water Supply Technology, 452-461. (November, Yokohama, Japan) [Oral]
  140. Ikuro Kasuga, Dai Shimazaki, and Shoichi Kunikane (2006) Influence of backwashing on microbial community in biofilm developed on biological activated carbon in an advanced drinking water purification plant, IWA-specialist conference Biofilm Systems VI, 217-226. (24-27 September, Amsterdam, Holland) [Oral]
  141. Hee-kyong Oh, Chie Kagawa, Taro Urase, Ikuro Kasuga, Dai Shimazaki, and Shoichi Kunikane (2006) Removal of ionic and non-ionic pharmaceuticals using granular activated carbon, The Proceedings of the 2006 Korean Society of Environmental Engineers, 67. (April, Goyang, Korea) [Oral]
  142. Kiyo Hasegawa, Katsura Shimizu-Ishi, Ikuro Kasuga, and Keisuke Hanaki (2004) Nitrate removal efficiency and bacterial community structure of sulfur-dependent denitrification process treating effluent from agricultural field, The Second International Symposium on Southeast Asian Water Environment (December, Hanoi, Vietnam) [Oral]
  143. Ikuro Kasuga, Fumiyuki Nakajima, and Hiroaki Furumai (2004) Characterization of 16S rDNA and catechol dioxygenase genes of bacterial community as a fingerprint of dissolved organic matter in a drinking water source, The 4th IWA World Water Congress, Paper ID23842. (September, Marrakech, Morocco) [Poster]

 

Books

  1. Ikuro Kasuga, Jia Niu, Futoshi Kurisu, Hiroaki Furumai, Takaaki Shigeeda (2014) Autotrophic growth competition between ammonia-oxidizing archaea and ammonia-oxidizing bacteria in biological activated carbon filter with nitrification potential, pp. 379-385. (In) Progress in Slow Sand and Alternative Biofiltration Process: Further Developments and Applications, (Eds.) Nobuyuki Nakamoto, Nigel Graham, M. Robin Collins and Rolf Gimbel, IWA Publishing.
  2. Futoshi Kurisu, Seigen Kawashima, Ikuro Kasuga, and Hiroaki Furumai (2009) Analysis of urban water problems in Medan City, Indonesia. 45-50, (In) Southeast Asian Water Environment 3, (Ed) Takizawa S, Kurisu F and Satoh H, IWA publishing.

 

Invited presentations/Workshop

  1. Ikuro Kasuga (2020) Evaluation of antimicrobial resistance in water-food nexus in Vietnam, VNU Vietnam -Japan University Scientific Conference. (21 December, Hanoi) [Invited speech]
  2. Ikuro Kasuga (2020) Dissemination of antimicrobial resistance in water environment in Vietnam, IFGTM 2020 (10th International Forum for Green Technology and Management). (28 November, Hanoi) [Keynote speech]
  3. Ikuro Kasuga (2020) The screening of antibiotic resistance genes in water environments in Vietnam and Japan, Resistomap Webinar Series -Introduction to the environmental dimension of antibiotic resistance-. (25 August, online) [Invited lecture]
  4. Ikuro Kasuga (2020) Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance in the Context of SDGs in Asia, 5th International Symposium on Sustainable Future in Asia/5th NIES International Forum, (21-22 January, Yangon, Myanmar) [Oral]
  5. Ikuro Kasuga (2019) Potential health risk of antimicrobial resistance in water environment in Hanoi, Vietnam, 1st Symposium of JSPS Core-to-Core Program: “Center of Excellence in Health Risk Assessment for Adaptation to Climate Change” (11-12 November, Manila, Philippines).
  6. Ikuro Kasuga (2019) Drinking Water Quality Management After Treatment -Risks of Microbial Regrowth in Distribution System and Premise Plumbing-, The 9th International Forum Green Technology and Management (IFGTM) (27-28 September, Hanoi, Vietnam). [Invited speech]
  7. Ikuro Kasuga (2019) Control of microbial regrowth in premise plumbing -Challenge of aging water supply systems-, Vietnam-Japan Science and Technology Towards Sustainable Development 2019, E-6-K-085. (4 May, Hanoi) [Keynote speech]
  8. Ikuro Kasuga (2019) Safely managed water services beyond SDG 6.1, 4th International Forum on Sustainable Future in Asia, p.46 (23-24 January, Hanoi, Vietnam) [Invited speech, Oral]
  9. Ikuro Kasuga, Miyu Suzuki, Futoshi Kurisu, and Hiroaki Furumai (2018) Evaluation of biodegradable organic matter causing regrowth in drinking water, The 3rd International Forum on Asian Water Environment Technology, p.27. (2018.3.2, National University of Singapore, Singapore)
  10. Ikuro Kasuga (2015) Unveiling Functional Microorganisms Associated with Biological Activated Carbon for Advanced Water Purification, Advanced Water Management Workshop, the 2015 International Environmental Engineering Conference (IEEC2015), AWM-03. (29 October), [Busan, Korea] [Oral]
  11. Ikuro Kasuga (2013) Identification of bacteria involved in the removal of AOC (Assimilable Organic Carbon) in BAC(Biological Activated Carbon) filtration. UT-PUB Joint Meeting. (24 January, PUB, Singapore)
  12. Ikuro Kasuga (2012) Functional characterization of microbial community in biological activated carbon process for water purification, INSA Lyon-JSPS Workshop “Water and Urban Environment”, pp.22-23. (19-20 June, Lyon, France) [Oral]
  13. Ikuro Kasuga (2010) Characterization of microbial community function in biological activated carbon (BAC) filtration for advanced drinking water treatment. (30 September, KWR Watercycle Institute, The Netherlands)
  14. Ikuro Kasuga (2010) Functional characterization of microbial community associated with granular activated carbon used in advanced drinking water treatment, Umik Seminar (26 November, EAWAG, Switzerland)
  15. Ikuro Kasuga (2009) Characterization of ammonia-oxidizing archaea associated with biological activated carbon used for advanced drinking water treatment, International Workshop on water and Wastewater Treatment. (23-25 October, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taipei)

 

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Contact

Ikuro Kasuga, Dr.Eng.
Associate Professor
E-mail:kasuga[at]env.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp

7-3-1, Hongo, Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan 113-8656
Water Environment Technology Laboratory
Department of Urban Engineering
Graduate School of Engineering
The University of Tokyo