Updated on 2023/11/30


CHENG Weiguo
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Research Areas

  • Life Science / Plant nutrition and soil science

Graduating School

  • Huazhong Agricultural University, China, Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry

    1986.07, Graduated

Graduate School

  • Chiba University, Graduate School, Division of Science and Technology

    Doctor's Course, 2000.03, Completed

Academic Society Affiliations

  • Japanese Society of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition

  • Japanese Society of Soil Microbiology

  • Soil Science Society of America

  • Crop Science Society of Japan

  • The Society of Agricultural Mereorology



  • Air-drying and drying-rewetting effects in Japanese Andosols subjected to long-term organic rice farming, Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 1-10, 2020.09

    Kautsar Valensi, Cheng Weiguo, Tawaraya Keitaro, Hattori Satoshi, Yamada Susumu, Kobayashi Kazuhiko, Toriyama Kazunobu

    Single Author

  • Incorporation of winter grasses suppresses summer weed germination and affects inorganic nitrogen in flooded paddy soil, Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 66(2) 389-397, 2020.02

    Utami Asih Indah, Bimantara Putu Oki, Umemoto Riho, Sabri Riza Kurnia, Kautsar Valensi, Tawaraya Keitaro, Hanudin Eko, Cheng Weiguo

    Single Author

  • Soil carbon and nitrogen dynamics by land use and management changes in East and Southeast Asian countries (soil C and N by LUMC), Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 66(1) 34-36, 2020.01

    Cheng Weiguo

    Single Author

  • Azolla incorporation and dual cropping influences CH4 and N2O emissions from flooded paddy ecosystems, Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 1-11, 2020.01

    Kimani Samuel Munyaka, Bimantara Putu Oki, Hattori Satoshi, Tawaraya Keitaro, Sudo Shigeto, Cheng Weiguo

    Single Author

  • Stable carbon isotope ratios of water-extractable organic carbon affected by application of rice straw and rice straw compost during a long-term rice experiment in Yamagata, Japan, Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 1-8, 2019.12

    Nguyen-Sy Toan, Cheng Weiguo, Kimani Samuel Munyaka, Shiono Hiroyuki, Sugawara Reo, Tawaraya Keitaro, Watanabe Toru, Kumagai Katsumi

    Single Author

  • Carbon and nitrogen stocks and their mineralization potentials are higher under organic than conventional farming practices in Japanese Andosols, Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 1-8, 2019.12

    Kautsar Valensi, Cheng Weiguo, Tawaraya Keitaro, Yamada Susumu, Toriyama Kazunobu, Kobayashi Kazuhiko

    Single Author

  • Dissolved organic matter and inorganic N jointly regulate greenhouse gases fluxes from forest soils with different moistures during a freeze-thaw period, Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 1-14, 2019.09

    Wu Haohao, Xingkai Xu, Cheng Weiguo, Lin Han

    Single Author

  • Effects of indigenous and introduced arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on the growth ofAllium fistulosumunder field conditions, Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 64(6) 705-709, 2018.11

    Sato Takumi, Cheng Weiguo, Tawaraya Keitaro

    Single Author

  • The essence of the soil told by wise men, Japanese Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 89(1) 73-79, 2018

    Ono Tsuyoshi, Tamai Tesshu, Nara Yoshiyuki, Tsuchiya Kazunari, Cheng Weiguo, Minami Katsuyuki

    Single Author

  • Report of 23rd International Symposium on Environmental Biogeochemistry (ISEB23), Japanese Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 89(1) 82, 2018

    Cheng Weiguo

    Single Author

  • Microbial biomass carbon and methane oxidation influenced by rice cultivars and elevated CO2 in a Japanese paddy soil, European Journal of Soil Science, 62 69-73, 2011.02

    K . Inubushi, W. Cheng, T. Mizuno, Y. Lou , T. Hasegawa, H. Sakai & K. Kobayashi

    Multiple Authorship (Including Foreigners)

  • Effects of free-air CO2 enrichment (FACE) and soil warming on CH4 emission from a rice paddy field: impact assessment and stoichiometric evaluation., Biogeosciences, 7 2639-2653, 2010.10

    T. Tokida, T. Fumoto, W. Cheng, T. Matsunami, M. Adachi, N. Katayanagi, M. Matsushima4, Y. Okawara, H. Nakamura, M. Okada, R. Sameshima, and T. Hasegawa

    Multiple Authorship (Including Foreigners)

  • Response of the floating aquatic fern Azolla filiculoides to elevated CO2, temperature, and phosphorus levels. , Hydrobiologia,, 656 5-14, 2010.09

    Cheng, W., Sakai, H., Matsushima, M., Yagi, K. and Hasegawa, T.

    Multiple Authorship (Including Foreigners)

  • Combined effects of elevated [CO2] and high night temperature on carbon assimilation, nitrogen absorption, and the allocations of C and N by rice (Oryza sativa L.). , Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 150 1174-1181, 2010.07

    Cheng, W., Sakai, H., Yagi, K. and Hasegawa, T.

    Multiple Authorship (Including Foreigners)

  • The lowland paddy weed Monochoria vaginalis emits N2O but not CH4, Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 137 219-221, 2010.05

    Cheng, W., Sakai, H., Nishimura, S., Yagi, K. and Hasegawa, T.

    Multiple Authorship (Including Foreigners)

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Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research

  • Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows,2023.04 - 2025.03