date October 31 and November 1, 2016

Kyoto-Swiss Symposium


Plants in Changing Environments: Systems in Action

Venue: “International Science Innovation Building” in Yoshida Campus, Kyoto University



Kentaro K. Shimizu, University of Zurich

Hiroshi Kudoh, Kyoto University


Day 1: October 31, 13:30-17:30 Parallel Session 1

Chair: Hiroshi Kudoh, Kyoto University

13:30-13:35 工藤 洋(京都大学 生態学研究センター)
Hiroshi Kudoh, Kyoto University
Opening Address
13:35-14:00 工藤 洋(京都大学 生態学研究センター)
Hiroshi Kudoh, Kyoto University
Molecular Phenology in Plants: Robust Control of Gene Expression within Fluctuating Environments
14:00-14:30 Ueli Grossniklaus, University of Zurich A Role for Epigenetic Variation in Ecology and Evolution

14:30-14:45  Coffee break


Chair: Ueli Grossniklaus, University of Zurich

14:45-15:15 鹿内 利治(京都大学 理学研究科)
Toshiharu Shikanai, Kyoto University
Contribution of Two Alternative Electron Transport Pathways to Photosynthesis in Arabidopsis
15:15-15:45 小山 時隆(京都大学 理学研究科)
Tokitaka Oyama, Kyoto University
Heterogeneity of Cellular Circadian Clocks and Their Environmental Responses in Plants
15:45-16:15 木庭 啓介 (京都大学 生態学研究センター)
Keisuke Koba, Kyoto University
The Use of Natural Abundances of Stable Isotopes to Explain the Nitrogen Dynamics in Plant-Soil Systems

16:15-16:30  Coffee break

Chair: Keisuke  Koba, Kyoto University

16:30-17:00 Florian P. Schiestl , University of Zurich Flowers, Pollinators, and Plant Diversification
17:00-17:30 酒井 章子 (京都大学 生態学研究センター)
Shoko Sakai , Kyoto University
Long-term Monitoring of Plant Reproductive Phenology and Observation of General Flowering in Borneo

Day 2: November 1, 9:00-12:00 Parallel Session 2

Chair: Florian P. Schiestl, University of Zurich

9:00-9:30 清水 健太郎 (チューリッヒ大学)
Kentaro K. Shimizu, University of Zurich
Genome Duplication in Changing Environments: A Polyploid Plasticity Hypothesis
9:30-10:00 赤木 剛士 (京都大学 農学研究科)
Takashi Akagi , Kyoto University
Evolution of a Flexible Sex Determination System in Polyploid Persimmon
10:00-10:30 河内 孝之 (京都大学 生命科学研究科)
Takayuki Kohchi , Kyoto University
Regulatory Network of Growth-phase Transition in the Liverwort Marchantia Polymorpha

10:30-10:45  Coffee Break

Chair: Kentaro K. Shimizu, University of Zurich

10:45-11:15 角井 宏行 (チューリッヒ大学) Hiroyuki Kakui
University of Zurich,
Adaptive Reduction of Male Gamete Number in a Selfing Species
11:15-11:45 嶋田 知生(京都大学)
Tomoo Shimada , Kyoto University
The Formation and Function of Stomata in Arabidopsis
11:45-12:00 Discussion and Closing