Message from Katsumi Tsukamoto
Katsumi Tsukamoto, PhD
Born on November 9, 1948. Marine ecologist and emeritus/specially appointed professor at The University of Tokyo. Specialized in ecology of fish migration and long engaged in research on the Japanese eel’s spawning ground.
Publication in English: "Eel Biology"（Springer）, "Eels and Humans"（Springer）
Awards: Pacific Science Association The Shinkishi Hatai Medal, The Duke of Edinburgh's Award of The Japan Academy (June 2012)