Books, Reviews, and Other Writings (in Japanese)

March 18, 2014

                                        1978 ~ 1982

(1)  Iwasa, Y. 1978. Death strategy for survival.  Mathematical Sciences 183: 18-23.

(2)  Iwasa, Y. 1980. Foraging strategy and behavior. Anima 1980(7): 66-68 Heibonsha.

(3)  Iwasa, Y. 1981. Seibutsu no tekioh senryaku (Adaptive strategy of organism).  Saiensu Publ. Com.: Tokyo .

(4)  Iwasa, Y. 1982. On evolution in changing environments. In "Introduction to social ecology." (by Y. Ito) pp 87-104. Tokyo Univ. Press.

(5)  Takada, T. and Y. Iwasa. 1982.  Size distribution of a plant population with shade effect.  Proc. Res.Inst.Math.Sci., Kyoto 457: 2-20

                                        1984 ~ 1985

(6)  Ito, Y., et al. Japanese translation. 1984. from "Sociobiology" by E.O. Wilson (1975), Shisakusha Publ., Tokyo

(7)  Iwasa, Y. 1984. Nishi to higashi to. Bull. Soc. Popul. Ecol. 39: 116-120.

(8)  Iwasa, Y. 1985. Adaptive strategy of behavior and growth.  (In Japanese with English summary) Seibutsubutsuri (Biophysics) 25: 49-56.


(9)  Iwasa, Y. 1986.  Recent theoretical studies on competitors' coexistence and community structure.  Bull. Soc. Popul. Ecol. 41: 36-41.

(10)  Iwasa, Y. 1986.  Number of sexes in protistes and human mating systems.  Mathematical Sciences 280: 11-19.

(11)  Iwasa, Y. 1986. "Population biology", "Evolutionary ecology", and "Sociobiology". in Encyclopedia Nipponica 2001, Tokyo: Shogakkan.


(12)  Iwasa, Y.  1987, Book review. On "Invitation to tree watching" (by K. Kikuzawa, Souju Shobo, Tokyo, 1986.)  Anima 170: 98.

(13)  Iwasa, Y. 1987. Theories on the evolutionary advantage of sexual reproduction.  Networks in Evolutionary Biology  4: 29-39.

(14)  Iwasa, Y.  l987.  Mathematics in evolutionary ecology. In "Models in microbial ecology." Microbial ecology series 15,  Univ. Press.: Tokyo pp.13-26.


(15)  Iwasa, Y. l988.  Book review of "Extended phenotype (1982)." by Richard Dawkins.  Newsletter Japan Ethological Society 11: 21-23.

(16)  Iwasa, Y. 1988.  Number of sexes and evolution of sexes.  Kagaku (science) 58: 78-86.

(17)  Iwasa, Y. 1988.  Comments on genetic background in population ecology.  Bull. Soc. Popul. Ecol. 44: 55-59.

(18)  Iwasa, Y. 1988.  Book review of "Animal societies: theoreis and facts."  eds. Y. Ito, J.L. Brown, and J. Kikkawa. Jap. Sci. Soci. Press.: Tokyo.  Japanese Journal of Ecology 38: 51-53.

(19)  Iwasa, Y. 1988. Cost of reproduction and sex.  Saibo (Cell) 29: 539-543.


(20)  Iwasa, Y. 1990. To call or not to call: a dynamic game of male frogs.  Mathematical Sciences 319: 72-74.

(21)  Iwasa, Y. 1990.  On the the Vth International Congress of Ecology, Bull. Soc. Popul. Ecol. 47: 3-11.

(22)  Iwasa, Y. 1990.  Life history evolution: theories and tests.  Bull. Soc. Popul. Ecol. 47: 54-56.

(23)  Iwasa, Y. 1990. Evolution of beauty: the paradoxes of sexual selection. Mathematical Sciences 326: 30-45.

(24)  Iwasa, Y. 1990. "Introduction to mathematical biology: study of the dynamics of biological societies (Suuri-seibutugaku nyumon : seibutu shakai no dainamikkusu wo saguru)."  HBJ Publ. Com.

(25)  Iwasa, Y. 1990.  The Vth International Congress of Ecology. Newsletter Japan Society of Mathematical Biology 3: 17-20.

(26)  Iwasa, Y. 1991.  Population ecology. in Encyclopedia of mathematical sciences, Osaka: Osaka Publ. Com. pp. 220-228.


(27)  Iwasa, Y., A. Sasaki and N. Tamachi. 1991. Japanese translation of "The ecology of sex" (by P.J. Greenwood and J. Adams, Edward Arnold: London) HBJ Publ. Com.: Tokyo.

(28)  Yamagishi, S. and Y. Iwasa. 1991. Japanese translation of "An introduction to behavioural ecology (2nd ed.)" (by J.R. Krebs and N.B. Davies, Blackwell: Oxford 1987).  Souka Shobo Publ.: Tokyo.

(29)  Iwasa, Y. 1991.  Book review of "Survial strategies of animals" (by Y. Ito, K. Fujisaki, and T. Saitou) 1990 NHK Books,  Insectarium 28: 21.

(30)  Iwasa, Y. 1991.  Schedules of growth and reproduction as adaptive strategies.  Proc. Res.Inst.Math.Sci., Kyoto 762: 66-77.

(31)  Iwasa, Y. 1991. Literatures of evolutionary ecology. Newsletter of Mathematical Society of Japan 5: 32-34.

(32)  Iwasa, Y. 1991. Free fitness that always increases in evolution. (In Japanese with English summary) Seibutsubutsuri (Biophysics) 31: 313-318.


(33)  Iwasa, Y. 1992. "Sex and evolution" in "Evolution viewed from ecology."  University of Tokyo Press: Tokyo pp. 125-171.

(34)  Iwasa, Y. 1992. Why are there wasteful males ? Kagaku-ashahi 1992-Jan: 22-25.

(35)  Iwasa, Y. 1992.  Interview by Mariko Takahashi. Organisms viewed from equations.  Kagaku-asahi  1992-Sept: 72-76.

(36)  Iwasa, Y. 1992.  Mathematical biology. In "Mathematical sciences in the 21st century"  Saiensu Publ. Com., Tokyo  pp.116-127.

(37)  Iwasa, Y. 1992.  Pollination symbiotic system and evolutionary ecology. In "Strategies to attract insects: reproduction and symbiosis of plants."  (T. Inoue, K. Inoue, and M. Kato eds.) Heibonsha Publ. Co. pp. 161-182

(38)  Iwasa, Y. Japanese translation, 1992.  How many species inhabit the earth ? (R.May) Scientific American  December issue, 40-49.


(39)  Iwasa, Y. 1993.  Why are there two sexes ?  Iden (heredity) 47: 19-23.

(40)  Iwasa, Y. 1993.  A lattice model for formation and maintenance of wave-regeneration.  Plant Science Tomorrow  6: 19.

(41)  Iwasa, Y. 1993.  Alternation of generations and biological evolution: an unsolved problem.  In "The earth and animals", 119: 312-313. Asahi Shinbun Co.

(42)  Sato, K., and Y. Iwasa. 1993.  Dynamic models for wave regeneration. Proc. Res.Inst.Math.Sci., Kyoto 827: 85-96.

(43)  Ezoe, H., and Y. Iwasa. 1993.  Aggregation by chemotxis-random walk. Proc. Res.Inst.Math.Sci., Kyoto 828: 91-102.

(44)  Iwasa, Y. 1993.  Introduction to modelling phenology.  Phenology Study  21: 1-6.

(45)  Iwasa, Y. 1993.  Biological evolution and mathematical models. System-Control-Information  37: 461-467.

(46)  Matsuda, H. and Y. Iwasa. 1993.  What makes the extinction ? : Theories of conservation ecology. Bull. Soc. Popul. Ecol. 50: 2-9.


(47)  Iwasa, Y. 1994.  Mathematical ecology for plant growth and reproduction. In "Natural history of plants: evolution of biodiversity." (H. Okada, K. Ueda and Y. Kadono  eds.) Hokkaido University Press. pp. 89-105.

(48)  Iwasa, Y.. K. Sato and T. Kubo. 1994. Mathematical analysis of forest communities.  Forestry Science (Shinrin-kagaku) 10: 19-23.

(49)  Ezoe, H. and Y. Iwasa. 1994. Insect phenology that optimizes resourse use: on timing of hatching and pupation.  Insectarium 31: 88-92.

(50)  Iwasa, Y. 1994. Can we find general principles for life ? Journal of the Japan Socity of Mechanical Engineeris (Nihonkikaigakkaishi) 97: 395-398.

(51)  Yamagishi, S. and Y. Iwasa. and four translators. 1994. Japanese translation of "Behavioural ecology: an evolutionary approach (3rd ed.)" (by J.R. Krebs and N.B. Davies, Blackwell: Oxford 1991).  Souka Shobo Publ.: Tokyo.

(52)  Tanaka, N. and Y. Iwasa. 1994. Art and Science - thinking space. (dialogue).  Playboy monthly  1994, July issue; 182-189.

(53)  Kubo, T., Y. Iwasa, and Y. Harada. 1994.  Lattice models for plant population dynamics.  Iden (heredity) 48: 26-31.

(54)  Iwasa, Y., H. Matsuda and T. Kubo. 1994.  How do species go extinct and how can we know it -- estimating extinction rate from molecular phylogeny ?  Kagaku (Science)  64: 675-683.

(55)  Iwasa, Y. 1994. Evolution of beauty: the paradoxes of sexual selection. In "Life, information and mathematics" Special issue of Mathematical Sciences, reprinted from 326: 30-45.


(56)  Wako, H. and 8 people. 1995. On future of biophysics.  Discussion memorial of the 200th issue.  Seibutsubuturi (Biophysics) 200: 136-157.

(57)  Iwasa, Y. and Y. Harada. 1995. Japanese translation of "Evolutionary genetics" (by J. Maynard Smith, Oxford University Press Oxford 1989).  Sangyo Tosho: Tokyo.

(58)  Iwasa, Y. 1995.  Role of mathematical models in ecology. in Special issue on "Fascination of mathematical ecology" Japanese Journal of Ecology 45: 163-166.

(59)  Iwasa, Y. 1995.  Biological basis of human marriage systems.  In "Symbiosis of nature and culture: gene-culture coevolution" (K. Fukui ed.), ("Living on earth" series IV). Yuzankaku Publ.  pp.269-293.

(60)  Fukui, K. and 8 contributors 1995.  Creativity in thinking.  In "Symbiosis of nature and culture: gene-culture coevolution" (K. Fukui ed.), ("Living on earth" series IV). Yuzankaku Publ.  pp.295-336.

(61)  Iwasa, Y. 1995. "Ecosystem".  in Encyclopedia of Mathematical Information, (eds. M. Oya et al.) Tokyo: Asakura Publ. Com. pp. 525-528

(62)  Iwasa, Y. 1995. Biology and game theory.  Economics Seminar 491: 23.


(63)  Iwasa, Y. and T. Kubo. 1996. Inferring extinction rate of organisms in the evolutionary history from molecular phylogenies of extant species.  Shuseibutsu-Kenkyu 19: 51-56.

(64)  Yasugi, R. et al. (eds) 1996.  Encyclopedia of Biology (Forth edition)  Editor for ecology section (ca. 1500 terms), and coauthor.  Iwanami Shoten Co.

(65)  Iwasa, Y., T. Kohyama, and T. Hirose.  1996.  Forest ecosystems: towards study of global change.  in Special issue on "Overview of researches on forest ecosystems: from shoot to global change." Japanese Journal of Ecology 46: 53-56.

(66)  Iwasa, Y. 1996. Evolution of preference. Biohistory 13: 10.

(67)  Iwasa, Y. and M. Nakamaru.  1996.  Mathematical models of the evolution of cooperation: repeated game on lattice population.  Basic Psychology Newsletter 15:43-45.

(68)  Shigesada, N. and Y. Iwasa. 1996. In memoriam, Ei Teramoto (1925-1996). Mathematical Biology Newsletter 9:6.

(69)  Nakamaru, M., H. Matsuda and Y. Iwasa. 1996. The evolution of cooperation in a lattice-structured population.Bussei Kenkyu 67:257-285.


(70)  Iwasa, Y. 1997. Introduction to mathematical ecology: toward physical understanding of life.  In "Mathematical ecology" (Y. Iwasa ed.) Kyoritsu Publ. Com., Tokyo. pp. 1-16.

(71) Iwasa, Y. 1997. In memoriam, Ei Teramoto. in "Memories of Professor Ei Teramoto" (ed. S. Takeno) Yoshioka Publ. Com. (in press).

(72) Iwasa, Y. and H. Hakoyama.  1997. Stochasticity of population fluctuation and estimate of extinction risk. Iden. Special issue "Biodiversity and conservation" pp. 106-114.

(73) Iwasa, Y. 1997. Role of mathematical biology in biosystematics. Shuseibutsugaku-kenkyu (Biosystematics Study) 20:81-88.

(74) Yahara, T. and Y. Iwasa.  1997. Preface to "Bio diversity and conservation". Iden special issue. pp.4-5.

(75) Iwasa, Y. and H. Hakoyama. 1997. Mathematical models in conservation biology. Kaiyo (Ocean Monthly) 28:309-314.

(76) Iwasa, Y. 1997. Ecology department in Minnesota. Newsletter Ecological Society of Japan Kyushu Branch 39:2-6.

(77) Iwasa, Y. 1997. Book review of "Biological invasions: theory and practice" (N. Shigesada and K. Kawasaki) Oxford University Press, Oxford.  Japanese Journal of Ecology 47: 339-340.


(78) Iwasa, Y. 1998. Genomic imprinting: how much can be explained by conflict theory? Iden (Genetics) 52: 68-73

(79) Nakamaru, M., H. Matsuda and Y. Iwasa. 1998. Evolutionary approach toward human socialbehavior. Riron to Hoho (Theory and Methodology) 12: 149-162.

(80) Iwasa, Y. 1998. Mathematics of biological populations. In "Biophysics" (Introductory course of biophysical engineering) Maruzen Publ. Com., Tokyo. pp. 76-101.

(81) Iwasa, Y. 1998. Lattice models in ecology. Butsuri (Physics) 53: 319-326.

(82) Iwasa, Y. 1998. Book review of "Major transitions in evolution" (J.Maynard Smith and E. Sathmary, translated by K. Nagano), Springer-Verlag. Mathematical Sciences 420:59.

(83) Hakoyama, H. and Y. Iwasa. 1998. Evaluation of ecological risk by extinction probability. Kaiyo (Ocean Monthly) 30:217-223.

(84) Iwasa, Y. 1998. Genomic imprinting and evolution: outcome of genetic conflict. Molecular Medicine 35: 880-886.

(85) Iwasa, Y. and T. Yahara. 1998. Evolution of sex. Iden (Genetics) 52(9): 12-14.

(86) Harada, Y. and Y. Iwasa. 1998. Mate choice in birds: in search for paternal care for chicks. Iden (Genetics) 52(9): 39-45.

(87) Iwasa, Y. 1998. Mathematical biology and biophysics. JAMB Newsletter 26: 71-72.

(88) Iwasa, Y. 1998. Science citation index -- an unbelievably useful tool for research. Kyushu University Library Bulletin 34: 53-54.

(89) Iwasa, Y. 1998. Extinction Risk of Natural Populations and Phenotypic Traits Evolution. Researches on Population Ecology 40: 257-258. (in English)


(90) Iwasa, Y. 1999. Evolutionary theory of aging. Igakuno-ayumi (Progress of medicine) 188:100-104.

(91) Iwasa, Y. 1999. Sexual selection and mate choice evolution: 130 years since Darwin. In Japanese translation of "Descent of man and sexual selection (C. Darwin, translated by M. Hiraiwa-Hasegawa), Bunichi-sougou Publ. Co., Tokyo. pp. 465-489.

(92) Iwasa, Y. 1999. Book review of "Ecology of animal populations" (T. Utida). Bull. Soc. Popul. Ecology. 56:99-100.

(93) Iwasa, Y. 1999. On the International conference of Mathematical Biology in Amsterdam. JAMB Newsletter 29:54-57.

(94) Iwasa, Y. 1999. Aera mook "Biology", "Separating to sexes". Asahi Shinbun Publ. Co., Tokyo. p. 14-17.

(95) Iwasa, Y. 1999. "Strategy of parasite and coevolution -- research frontier of host-parasite coevolution" Kagaku Shinbun December 3, p.6.

(96) Iwasa, Y. 1999. Spatial ecology: physical approach to ecological pattern formation. Bussei kenkyu 73:165-.


(97) Nakamaru, M., Y. Iwasa, J. Nakanishi. 2000. Estimate of ecological risk for DDT, an example to biological concentration to gull. Environmental Science 14: 61-72.

(98) Iwasa, Y. 2000. Origin and evolution of sex. Iden (Genetics) Special Issue "The evolution of the earth and life" pp. 126-133.

(99) Iwasa, Y. 2000. Mathematics in biology. Japanese Journal of Applied Mathematics 10(4): 56-60.

(100) Iwasa, Y. 2000. Concepts in evolution -- from mathematical biology: adaptive strategy, optimization and game. Iden (Genetics) 54: 66-70.


(101) Iwasa, Y. 2001. Evolutionary theory of aging. In "Searching for the mechanisms of ageing." (ed. F. Ishikawa). Ishiyaku Publ. Com., Tokyo. pp. 99-103.

(102) Iwasa, Y. 2001. Toxic chemicals and environmental destruction, measured in the same unit. Nikkan-Kogyo-Shinbun. February 12. p. 6.

(103) Iwasa, Y. 2001. Environmental risk -- easy to capture. Interview. Nikkan-Kogyo-Shinbun. February 15. p. 6.

(104) Iwasa, Y. 2001. Quantitative risk evaluation of chemicals, toward risk/benefit analysis. Nikkan-Kogyo-Shinbun. February 27. p. 7.

(105) Iwasa, Y. 2001. Origin of diseases: from evolutionary viewpoint. November 14, evening paper. p.13. (Yuri Ooiwa).


(106) Iwasa, Y. 2002. On 2001 Kyoto Prize for Basic Science laureate, John Maynard Smith. Iden (Genetics) 56: 23-24.

(107) Iwasa, Y. 2002. Inteview by Shigeyuki Takahashi "Surviving universities: ranking of universities in 18 research fields TOP30" Treasure Island (Takarajima) 030. pp. 98-99.

(108) Iwasa, Y. 2002. "Sexual selection", "Sexual reproduction and asexual reproduction". in Encyclopedia of Media and Information Studies.(T. Kitagawa et al. eds.) Kobundo Ltd., Tokyo.

(109) Iwasa, y. 2002. Book review of "Modern evolutionary theory" (C. Patternson, trans. Mawatashi et al.) Tanpakushitu-Kakusan-Kouso (Protein Nucleotide and Enzyme) 47: 746-747.

(110) Iwasa, Y. 2002. Evolution and game theory. In "New developments in game theory." (H. Imai and A. Okada eds.) Keisou Publ. Com., Tokyo. (in press)

(111) Iwasa, Y. 2002. Evolution and game. Iden (Genetics) 56-5: 54-55.

(112) Iwasa, Y. 2002. Ecosystem view and simulation. In "Ecosystem modeling" (T. Kusuda andY. Iwasa eds.) Chap. 1. Asakura Shoten Publ. Co., Tokyo pp.1-9.

(113) Iwasa, Y., H. Hakoyama and M. Nakamaru. 2002. Population extinction. In "Ecosystem modeling" (T. Kusuda and Y. Iwasa eds.) Chap. 2-2. Asakura Shoten Publ. Co., Tokyo pp. 31-45.

(114) Iwasa, Y. 2002. "Handbook of alien species." (O. Murakami & I Washitani eds.) Preface. Chijin Publ. Com.; Tokyo

(115) Iwasa, Y. 2002. Adaptive strategy and game. "Tutorial of mathematics in biology. (No. 1)" Japanese Journal of Applied Mathematics 12:201-208.

(116) Iwasa, Y. 2002. Coexistence and bidiversity of life. "Tutorial of mathematics in biology. (No. 2)" Japanese Journal of Applied Mathematics 12:411-418.

(117) Iwasa, Y. 2002. Pattern for mation and morphogenesis. "Tutorial of mathematics in biology. (No. 3)" Japanese Journal of Applied Mathematics 12:308-316.


(118) Iwasa, Y. 2003. From Princeton. Mathematical Biology Newsletter 39:25-30.

(119) Iwasa, Y. 2003. Gene-protein network. "Tutorial of mathematics in biology. (No. 4)" Japanese Journal of Applied Mathematics 13:72-78.

(120) Iwasa, Y. 2003. Population extinction -- the process and the risk estimate. In "Handbook of environmental risk management (J. Nakanishi et al. eds.) Asakura Shoten Publ. Co., Tokyo. pp. 296-304.

(121) Iwasa, Y. 2003. "Encyclopedia of Ecology" (Y. Iwasa, T. Matsumoto & K. Kikuzawa, eds.) Kyorotsu Publ. Co. "Ecology", "Evolutionary ecology", "Behavioral ecology", "Population ecology", "Community ecology", "Ecosystem ecology", "Ecological modeling", "Mathematical ecology", "Sexual selection", "Decision making",, "Adaptationist program", "Evolution of aging", "Ecological risk evaluation", "Lottery model", "Sex chromosome", "Genomic imprinting" , "Resources", "John Maynard Smith", "Robert May", "Vito Volterra" pp.682.

(122) Yokomizo, H. and Y. Iwasa. 2003. Optimal conservation effort and assessment of population size in a fluctuating environment. Japanese journal of Conservation Ecology 8:63-72.

(123) Iwasa, Y. 2003. On the fifty's anniversary of Ecological Society of Japan. 53:121-122.

(124) Iwasa, Y. 2003. Book review of "Diversity and evolution of forms of organisms." (eds. Sekimura et al.) Saiensu Publ. Co. (2003) Mathematical Sciences (Suuri-kagaku) 485: 64.


(125) Nature. 2004. vol. 427, pg. 477. "Extinction meeting kicks off Japan's plans for networking." (news on First Okazaki Biology Conference "The Biology of Extinction", organized by Yoh Iwasa and Stuart Pimm).

(126) Iwasa, Y. 2004. "Prescription to fragile dominion" (Book review of Japanese translation of "Fragile dominion" by Simon A. Levin (trans. N. Shigesada and F. Takasu). Kagaku 74:388-389.

(127) Iwasa, Y. 2004. Search for ecological risk. Preface to (CRM) Center for Risk Management Newsletter 7:1.

(128) Iwasa, Y. 2004. Report of International symposium "Experimental approaches of evolution." Society of Evolutionary Studies Japan Newsletter 5, 5-6.

(129) Iwasa, Y. 2004. " Obituary --John Maynard Smith, who discovered games of life" Iden 58:106.

(130) Iwasa, Y. 2004. On the "Introduction to Ecology" as a publication of the 50 years Jubilee of Ecological Society of Japan. recommendation. Tokyo Kagaku Dojin Publ. (forewords)

(131) Ishikawa, H. et al. 2004. Panel discussion "Present and future of evolutionary studies." In Special issue "Diversity and integration of life." Kagaku, Iwanami-shoten 74, 1204-1219.


(132) Iwasa, Y. 2005. Book review "Game theory and evolutionary dynamics -- complexity underlying human society." (by A. Namatame, Morikita Publ. Co.) Mathematical Sciences (Suuri-kagaku) 499, 3.

(133) Iwasa, Y. 2005. "Mathematical for evolution and adaptation of organisms." in "Method and history of evolutionary theory" (eds. H. Ishikawa et al.) Iwasami Shoten, Co. pp. 121-162.

(134) Iwasa, Y. 2005. Preface to "Ecology monograph series" Kyoritsu Shuppan Co., Tokyo.

(135) Iwasa, Y. 2005. From the president of Society of Evolutionary Studies, Japan. Newsletter of SESJ. 6, 1-2.

(136) Iwasa, Y. 2005. From the president of Japanese Society for the Mathematical Biology. Newsletter of JSMB. 46: 1.

(137) Iwasa, Y. 2005. Message from the Editor-in-Chief of Ecological Research. Japanese Journal of Ecology 55:225-226.

(138) Iwasa, Y. 2005. Mathematical Biology. in "Encyclopedia of Physics." Asakura Shoten Publ. Co. Tokyo. pp.755-766.

(139) Iwasa, Y. 2005. Mathematical biology -- from the editor of special feature. PNE (Tanpakushitsu-Kakusan-Kouso) 50:1931-1933.

(140) Iwasa, Y. 2005. Cancer initiation: mini-evolution within body. PNE (Tanpakushitsu-Kakusan-Kouso) 50:1962-1969.

(141) Iwasa, Y. 2005. Evolutionary biology of sex. Gout and Nucleic Acid Metabolism 29:165.


(142) Iwasa, Y. 2006. "Mathematical models in ecology." in "Encyclopedia of bioinformatics." Kyoritsu Publ. Co.(in press)

(143) Iwasa, Y. 2006. Mathematical Ecology, a part of "Mathematical modelling". Encychropedia of Mathematics. Iwanami Shoten Co., Tokyo (in press)

(144) Iwasa, Y., 2006. Chances in ecosystem. Suuri-kagaku (Mathematical Sciences) 511:42-47.

(145) Iwasa, Y. 2006. A charm of regeneration dynamics of forest. "Forest ecology with long-term perspectives." (eds. T. Masaki et al.) Bun-chi Sougou Publ. Co., Tokyo

(146) Iwasa, Y., 2006. Evaluation of ecosystem risk of environmental chemicals in terms of the enhanced risk of extinction risk of wildlife. Pesticide Environmental Science 14, 51-63.

(147) Kyushu University Bulletin. NEWS in Kyushu University. "Professor Iwasa is elected for the foreigin honorary member of AAAS". vol. 47, p.23.

(148) Iwasa, Y. 2006. Obitury -- Professor Hajime Ishikawa. SESJ Newsletter 7:8-9.


(149) Iwasa, Y. 2007. Even microbes favor kin: Mechanisms for cooperation. Iden (heredity) 61:6-7.

(150) Iwasa, Y. 2007. Message from the past president of Japanese society for mathematical biology. JSMB News Letter 51:2.

(151) Iwasa, Y. 2007. "Forum: ecology and economic -- a preface". Ecological Research 22:1-2.

(152) Iwasa, Y. 2007. Book review: "Survival strategy of cellular slime mold: responses to environmental stresses." by H. Urushibara (Saiensu Publ. Co.) Iden (Heredity) 61:102-103.

(153) Iwasa, Y. 2007. Carcinogeneis as a mini-evolution within the body. in #New development of radiation protection study by modeling." (M. Nei ed.) Institute for Radiational Medicine. pp.33-41.

(154) Iwasa, Y. 2007. Environmental protection by cooperation: game theory and ecology. "Game theory plus" (special issue of Economics Seminar (Keizai-seminar) pp.68-71.

(155) Iwasa, Y., T. Hayasaka, and N. Tachimoto. (2007) Special three-man talk. Humanity & Nature Newsletter 10: 2-4.


(156) Iwasa, Y. 2008. Comment on A. Satake's prize paper "From mathematical ecology to sustainability science" Japanese Journal of Ecology 57: 299-301.

(157) Iwasa, Y. 2008. "Theoretical Biology (Seimei no Suuri)." Kyoritsu Publ. Co. Tokyo.

(158) Takeuchi, Y., K. Sato, Y. Iwasa and S. Nakaoka (transl.) 2008. Japanese translation. "Evolutionary dynamics -- equation for life." (M.A. Nowak, 2006, Harvard Univ. Pres)

(159) Iwasa, Y. 2008. Message from the 30 years ago (the special issue of "mathematical biology" (Sept. 1978)) 543:67.

(160) Iwasa, Y. 2008. Encyclopedia of environment. (Shunposha Publ. Co.) (Nihon kagakusha kaigi eds.) “biological resource management”, "community", "ecological risk assessment", “ecosystem”, “ecosystem ecology”, “symbiosis”.


(161) Iwasa, Y. 2009. Report of Symposium "Evolution of cooperation: society, brain and game." Society for Evolutionary Studies Japan Newsletter 9: 21-22.

(162) Iwasa, Y. 2009. Book review of "Mathematical biology of "number"" (eds. H. Seno et al, Kyoritsu Publ. Yokyo, 2008) JSMB Newsletter 58:20-21.

(163) Iwasa, Y. and A. Mochizuki 2009. Formation of branching patterns in development: leaf vein system for vascular plant and dendrite formation of neurons. In "Mathematical biology series vol. 2 "Mathematical biology for space"" (H. Seno ed.) pp.135-149.

(164) Iwasa, Y. and Y. Ohno. 2009. Coupling of ecological and human choice dynamics. In "New perspectives in ecosystem restoration, a proposal from lake systems." (N. Takamura, ed.) Kyoritsu Publ. pp.179-218.

(165) Iwasa, Y. 2009. Stochastic phenomena in biology: extinction risk of wild populations and cancer risk. "Mathematics for modeling in biological phenomena." Proc. Res.Inst.Math.Sci., Kyoto 1653:3.

(166) Iwasa, Y. 2009. Presidential address. Bull. Soc. Popul. Ecol. 66: 1-2.

(167) Iwasa, Y. 2009. Nishinihon Shinbun "round-table talk" December 29

(168) Iwasa, Y. 2009. Second revised edition of Encyclopedia of mathematical sciences. Maruzen Publ. Co.: Tokyo.


(169) Iwasa, Y. 2010. Adaptation and evolution. In "Mathematical biology series vol. 3 "Mathematical biology for space" (H. Seno ed.) Kyoritsu Publ. Co., Tokyo pp.1-18.

(170) Iwasa, Y. 2010. Education News: "Iwasa to be Director of Institute for Advanced Study, Kyushu University." Nishinihon Shinbun April 22.

(171) Iwasa, Y. 2010. "Abstract of the lecture in Seiwa Scholar's society." The Inamori foundation news. 71:6 (May, 2010)

(172) Iwasa, Y., 2010. Competition in ecology and evolutionary biology. Organizational Science (sosiki kagaku) 43:38-45.

(173) Iwasa, Y. 2010. Encyclopedia of biology. (Tokyo Kagaku Dojin Publ. Co.) (Ishikawa et al. eds.) "mathematical models of tumorigenesis", "tunneling (in tumorigenesis)", "chromosomal instability", "effect of compartmentalization".


(174) Iwasa, Y. 2011. "Greetings" Seiwa Scholar's Society Newsletter 154 (August, 2011)


(175) Iwasa, Y. 2012. "On interdisciplinary exchanges." "Greetings from President of Seiwa Scholar's Society" Inamori Foundation News 77: 5.(May, 2012)

(176) Saitou, N. et al. eds. 2012. Encyclopedia of evolution. Kyoritsu Shuppan: Tokyo. Editorial board and author. "Sexual selection", "Genomic conflict" (One of the 12 editors and an author)

(177) Iwasa, Y. 2012. "Greetings" Seiwa Scholar's Society Newsletter 16:4 (August, 2012)

(178) Iwasa, Y. 2012. "On social amoeba: from evolutionary ecology." Chap.9 "Cellular slime molds: the cutting edge of research." (eds. T. Abe, Y. Maeda) pp.455-483.

(179) Iwasa, Y. 2012. "Maintaining cooperation in sociaty by reputation" Experimental Social Sciences Newsletter 8


(180) Iwasa, Y. et al. eds. 2013." Encyclopedia of biology". (Fifth edition) Iwanami Shoten: Tokyo. pp. 2071.

(181) Iwasa, Y. 2013. "On my mentor -- Ei Teramoto who fostered a discpline of mathematical biology." "U Seven" Gakushikai 48:58-61.

(182) Iwasa, Y. 2013. "Greetings" Seiwa Scholar's Society Newsletter 17:4 (August, 2013)

(183) Iwasa, Y., 2013. "Encyclopedia of behavioral biology." (eds. K. Ueda et al.) "Gene", "Genetics", "Inheritance", "Genotype", "Genetic code", "Selection gradient", "Genomic imprinting", "Random genetic drift", "Runaway hypothesis", "Translation of genes", "Gene expression", "Sex specific gene expression", "DNA", "Mutation", "Meiotic drive", "Senescence", "Evolution of senescence", "Effective population size", "Williams, George C." Tokyo Kagaku Dojin Publ. Co., Tokyo pp.650.

(184) Iwasa, Y. 2013. Handbook of applied mathematics. (J. Satsuma et al. eds.) "Adaptation and evolution". Asakura Shoten Publ. Co. Tokyo. pp.704.

(185) Iwasa, Y. 2013. "Editorial of Iwanami's Encychlopedia of Biology 5th edition." Relay essey by editors. Iwanami Shoten Publ., Tokyo

(186) Iwasa, Y. 2013. "Evolution of sociality: understanding of human cooperation from ants's viewpoint". Comments for the Japanese translation of E.O. Wilson's " Social conquest of Earth"." (Kagaku-Dojin Publ., Kyoto) pp.363-373.

(187) Suzuki, H., Iwasa, Y. 2013. A network-based evolutionary method to solve inconsistent simultaneous equations approximately. AIP Conf. Proc. 1558 (2013) 2486-2491 (11th International Conference of Numerical Analysis and Applied Mathematics 2013) doi: 10.1063/1.4826045


(188) Iwasa, Y., 2014. "Ecology and Social Sciences" (A. Satake and Y. Iwasa eds.) "Introduction" (jointly with A. Satake); "Adaptive strategies of organism and evolutionary games" (Chap.1); "Coupled social-ecological dynamics for lake water management." (Chap.11). Kyoritsu Publ. Co., Tokyo) pp.203

(189) Iwasa, Y. 2014. Comment on Masatoshi Nei, laureate of Kyoto Prize of Basic Science. Kagaku, Iwanami Publ. Com. 84(2):140.

(190) Iwasa, Y. 2014. "Altruism viewed from evolution." Chapter 8 In "Origins of altruism: psychology and behavior." (ed. by Japanese Psyshological Association) Seishin Publ. Co. Tokyo pp.139-156.

                                          In Press

(191) Iwasa, Y. 2014. "Coexistence in society viewed from evolutionary biology." In "Coexistence in Society, the 4th volume of Communication Science Series." (eds. T. Yamagishi, T. Kameda) Iwanami Shoten Tokyo. (in press)

(192) Iwasa, Y. 2014. "Theoretical Biology laboratory" In "History of Kyushu University 100 years." (in press)

(193) Saijo, T. et al. 2014. Round table discussion. In "Frontier of experimental social sciences." (T. Saijo et al. eds.) Keiso Publ. Com., Tokyo. (in press)

                                                                  T.V. program

(1)  V.P.R.O. Noordlicht an hour program on "Evolution of sex" (director Piet Hoenderdos) June 27, 21: 25-22: 30, 1993. (program is in Dutch)

(2)  N.H.K. Educational TV Mazes in brain.  "Love is gene ?" (director Akiko Inada)  December 26, 23: 30-00: 02, 1994. (in Japanese)

(3)  Takeshi's genesis (Banbutsu-souseiki). "Man and woman: What is beyond love?" East Co. (director Kie Kawai) December 9, 20:00-21:00, 1997. (in Japanese)

(4)  ETV2001 "Adaptive strategy of life -- John Maynard Smith"  (director Naoki Kobayashi) December 19, 22:00-22:45, 2001. (in Japanese)

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