Major Achievements of Assistant Prof. Matsushima(2004-2008) 本文へジャンプ

1-Peer reviewed Articles


  1. Zaman M, Matsushima M, Chang SX, Inubushi K, Nguyen L, Goto S, Kaneko F, Yoneyama T. 2004. Nitrogen mineralization, N2O production and soil microbiological properties as affected by long-term applications of sewage sludge composts. BIOLOGY AND FERTILITY OF SOILS 40: 101-109.
  2. Matsushima M, Chang SX. 2006. Vector analysis of understory competition, N fertilization, and litter layer removal effects on white spruce growth and nutrition in a 13-year-old plantation. FOREST ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT. 236: 332-341.
  3. Matsushima M, Chang SX. 2007a. Effects of understory competition, N fertilization, and litter layer removal on soil N cycling in a 13-year-old white spruce plantation infested with Canada bluejoint grass. PLANT AND SOIL. 292: 243-258.
  4. Matsushima M, Chang SX. 2007b. Interactive effects of N and water availabilities on the competitiveness of Canada bluejoint grass: white spruce seedling growth, foliar d13C and d15N. SOIL SCIENCE SOCEITY OF AMERICA JOURNAL. 71:1547-1554.
  5. Matsushima M, Choi W.-J., and Inubushi K. 2008. Nitrification inhibitor reduces N2O production from different soil profiles of an andosol soil. COMMUNICATIONS IN SOIL SCIENCE AND PLANT ANALYSIS. Submitted on January 29, 2008.


2- Non-Peer reviewed Articles
  1.  Matsushima M and Chang SX. Effects of Calamagrostis canadensis on the growth and nutrition of white spruce. Proceedings of the 41st Alberta Soil Science Workshop. Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. Pp. 192-197. 2004.
  2. Matsushima M and Chang SX. 2005. Litter decomposition and n dynamics in a 14-year-old white spruce stand: effects of weed control, N fertilization, and litter removal. Proceedings of the 42nd Alberta Soil Science Workshop. Calgary, Alberta, Canada. In print. 2005.


3- Presentations at international academic meetings 
Oral Presentations

  1. Zaman M, Matsushima M, and Inubushi K. The effects of sewage sludge compost application on nitrogen dynamics in agricultural soils. Annual meeting of Japanese Society of Soil Science and Plant nutrition in Nagoya. 2002.

Poster Presentations
  1.  Matsushima M and Chang SX. Effects of weed removal, N fertilization on net N mineralization and nitrification rates in a white spruce plantation. Conference and General Meeting of Canadian Institute of Forestry and Institut Forestier du Canada in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. 2004
  2.  Matsushima M and Chang SX. Effects of weed removal, N fertilization on net N mineralization and nitrification rates in a white spruce plantation. Annual Meeting of Canadian Soil Science Society and Soil Science Society of America in Seattle, U.S.A. 2004
  3.  Matsushima M and Inubushi K. Potential N Transformations and Nitrous Oxide Productions of Andosol Profile in an Orchard Land. East and Southeast Asian Federation of Soil Science 8. Tsukuba, Japan. 2007