Yamada,K.,Irizuki, T., Ikehara, K. and Okamura, K., 2014, Calibration of past water temperature in the Sea of Japan based on Mg/Ca of ostracode shells of two shallow marine species in the genusCytheropteron. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 410, 244-254.
Yamada, K., Terakura, M. and Tsukawaki, S., 2014, The impact on bottom sediments and ostracods in the Khlong Thom River mouth following the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. Paleontological Research, 18, 104-117.
Yamada, K., Irizuki, T. and Goto, T., 2013, Paleo-temperature shifts and gradients of intermediate and shallow waters in the Sea of Japan during the Late Pliocene estimated by Mg/Ca ratio of ostracod valves. Naturalista Siciliano, 37, 441-443.
Nakamura, M., Kusunoki, S., Yamada, K. and Hoyanagi, K., 2013, Paleoenvironmental changes during the late Pliocene and early Pleistocene: An analysis of fossil ostracode assemblages from the shelf core U1353, U1354 and U1351 (IODP Exp. 317) in Canterbury Basin, off New Zealand. Naturalista Siciliano, 37, 245-246.
Irizuki, T., Kusumoto, M., Ishida, K., and Tanaka, Y., 2007, Sea-level changes and water structures between 3.5 and 2.8†Ma in the central part of the Japan Sea Borderland: Analyses of fossil Ostracoda from the Pliocene Kuwae Formation, central Japan. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 245, 421-443.
Yamada, K., Tanaka, Y. and Irizuki, T., 2005. Paleoceanographic shifts and global events recorded in the shallow marine deposits of the Sea of Japan between 2.80 and 2.55 Ma. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 220, 255-271.
Irizuki, T., Yamada, K., Maruyama, T. and Tamada, H., 2004. Paleoecology and taxonomy of Early Miocene Ostracoda from the eastern Setouchi Province, central Japan. Micropaleontology., 50, 105-147.
Yamada, K., 2003. New ostracod (Crustacea) species of genus Robertsonites from the Upper Pliocene Sasaoka and Kuwae Formations, central and northeast Japan. Journal of Micropalaeontology. 22, no. 2, 169-182.
Yamada, K., Irizuki, T. and Tanaka, Y., 2002. Cyclic sea-level changes based on fossil ostracode faunas from the Upper Pliocene Sasaoka Formation, Akita Prefecture, northeast Japan. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology., 185, 115-132.