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Agricultural studies educator

Genya Saito, Japanese agricultural studies educator. Achievements include research in remote sensing for agriculture. Fellow: Japanese Agricultural Systems Society, Remote Sensing Society Japan, Japan Society Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing.

Background

Saito, Genya was born on November 23, 1946 in Niigata, Japan.

Education

Bachelor, Yamagata University, Japan, 1965—1969. Master, Yamagata University, Japan, 1973—1975. Doctor, Gifu University, Japan, 1998.

Career

Researcher department upland agriculture Hokkaido National Agricultural Experiment Station, Memuro, 1975—1982. Researcher department environment National Grassland Research Institute, Nasushiobara, 1982—1988. Head remote sensing laboratory National Institute Agro-Environmental Sciences, Tsukuba, 1988—2003.

Director department rural environment National Institute Rural Engineering, 2003—2004. Professor graduate school agricultural science Tohoku University, Sendai, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in remote sensing for agriculture.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, editor: Application of Remote Sensing for the Management of Agricultural Resources, 2003, Special Issue for Agriculture, Remote Sensing Society Japan, 2003, editor-in-chief: Journal Remote Sensing Society Japan, 2002-2003.

Membership

Fellow: Japanese Agricultural Systems Society, Remote Sensing Society Japan, Japan Society Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing.