H-RISE 公益財団法人北海道科学技術総合振興センター 幌延地圏環境研究所


H-RISE 公益財団法人北海道科学技術総合振興センター 幌延地圏環境研究所

Research and Development (Subsurface Microbiology Research Group)
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Northern Advancement Center for Science & Technology
5-3 Sakaemachi, Horonobe-cho, Teshio-gun, Hokkaido, 098-3221, Japan.
FAX +81-1632-9-4113

Research Contents

1. Research on element technology for development of methane gas deposit and CO2 storage using the subsurface environment.

Exploration for methane-producing microbial communities in a subsurface environment in diatomaceous formation and coal beds, and identifying their functions.
Identification of the methanogenesis process in subsurface environment and evaluation of the application method.
Exploration for microorganisms capable of producing organic matter from CO2 stored in a subsurface environment, identification of their functions, and evaluation of the utilization method.

Research Topics & Publications

Major Equipments

  • 1. Anaerobic Chambers (Hirasawa Co., Ltd)
  • 2. Deoxygenized Gas Pressure & Replace Injector:GR-8 (SANSHIN INDUSTRIAL Co., Ltd / GR-8)
  • 3. Gas Chromatograph-Mass Spectrometry (JEOL Co. Ltd / JMS-Q1050GC)
  • 4. Liquid Chromatography (SHIMADZU Co. Ltd / LC20A)
  • 5. Gas Chromatography (SHIMADZU Co. Ltd / GC-8A, GC-14B, GC-2010 Plus)