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16/ 4/ 1 Dr. Yuka Mishima, Ms. Mizuki Yoshida joined our team!

16/ 4/ 1 Affiliation changed to School of Marine Science and Technology

16/ 2/26 International Symposium "The Ganges River Dolphins"

16/ 2/19 Talk at Meeting of Micro/Nano Tech Center

16/ 2/ 6  Public lecture at SBS Culture Center

16/ 1/31 Talk at the Symposium at Kyoto University

15/10/ 1 Publication:

             Individuality embedded in the isolation calls of captive beluga whales
             (Delphinapterus leucas). Zoological Letters 1:27.

             DOI: 10.1186/s40851-015-0028-x

15/ 9/22 Publication:

              Post-conflict affiliation as conflict management in captive bottlenose

              dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Scientific Reports 5: 14275.

              doi:10.1038/srep14275 

15/ 7/ 4 Science Cafe Talk by Dr. Yoshida

15/ 6/ 6 10:20- SBS Radio 

15/ 5/30 Talk at Symposium

15/ 4/ 1 Dr. Yayoi Yoshida joined our team!

15/ 4/ 1 Dr. Mai Sakai moved to Kinki University as a lecture!

15/ 3/ 1 Publication:
             Detection of the nighttime distribution of Indo-Pacific bottlenose

             dolphins (Tursiops aduncus) around Mikura Island with stationed

             acoustic buoys. Bull. Inst. Oceanic Res. & Develop. Tokai Univ. 36: 1-7

15/ 2/25 International Symposium "Baleen Whale Behavior"

14/ 9/24 Publication:

              Yamamoto C, Furuta K, Taki M, Morisaka T (2014) Captive
              Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) Spontaneously Using
              Water Flow to Manipulate Objects. PLoS ONE 9(9): e107796.
              doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0107796

14/ 9/16 Publication:

              Yoshida YM, Morisaka T, Sakai M, Iwasaki M, Wakabayashi I, Seko
              A, Kasamatsu M, Akamatsu T, Kohshima S. Sound variation and  
              function in captive Commerson's 
dolphins (Cephalorhynchus
              commersonii). Behav Processes. 2014 Sep 16;108C:11-19. 

              doi: 10.1016/j.beproc.2014.08.017.

14/ 9/ 5 Oral presentation at the Meeting of Mammal Society of Japan

14/ 7/ 7 Book review: Primates and cetaceans: field research and
             conservation of complex mammalian societies. Primates, onlinefirst

14/ 7/ 1 Publication: "Dolphin" Shizen, Froebel, August

14/ 6/25 Publication: ""Wet dream" in dolphins?" Kagaku, Iwanami, July

14/ 5/24 Oral Presentation at 8404 room

14/ 5/21 Seminar at 8427 room

14/ 2/  2 International Symposium "Dolphin acoustics, behavior and cognition"

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