• Goto, Y., Yoda, K.,Sato, K. (2017) Asymmetry hidden in birds' tracks reveals wind, heading, and orientation ability over the ocean. Science Advances 3, e1700097.
  • Wada, A., Kunii, M.,Yonehara, Y., Sato, K. (2017) Impacts on local heavy rainfalls of surface winds measurement by seabirds. CAS/JSC WGNE Res. Activities in Atm. And. Oceanic Modelling. 47: 1-25
  • Fukuoka, T., Yamane, M., Kinoshita, C., Narazaki, T., Marshall, G. J., Abernathy, K. J., Miyazaki,N., Sato, K. (2016) The feeding habit of sea turtles influences their reaction to artificial marine debris. Scientific Reports 6: 28015.
  • Yonehara, Y., Goto, Y., Yoda, K., Watanuki, Y., Young, L. C., Weimerskirch, H., Bost, C. -A., Sato, K. (2016) Flight paths of seabirds soaringover the ocean surface enable measurement of fine-scale wind speed and direction. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113: 9039-9044.
  • Fukuoka, T., Narazaki, T. and Sato, K. (2015) Summer-restricted migration of green turtles (Chelonia mydas) to a temperate habitat of the northwest Pacific Ocean. Endangered Species Research, DOI: 10.3354/esr00671.
  • Miyazawa, Y., Guo, X., Varlamov, S.M., Miyama, T., Yoda, K., Sato, K. and Sato, K. (2015) Assimilation of the seabird and ship drift data in the north-eastern sea of Japan into an operational ocean nowcast/forecast system. Scientific Reports 5: 17672. 
  • Nakamura, I., Goto, Y. and Sato, K(2015) Ocean sunfish rewarm at the surface after deep excursions to forage for siphonophores. Journal of Animal Ecology,DOI: 10.1111/ 1365-2656.12346.
  • Narazaki, T., Sato, K. and Miyazaki, N. (2015) Summer migration to temperate foraging habitats and active winter diving of juvenile loggerhead turtles Caretta caretta in the western North Pacific. Marine Biology 162: 1251-1263.
  • Nishizawa, H., Narazaki, T., Fukuoka, T., Sato, K., Hamabata,T., Kinoshita, M. and Arai, N. (2014) Genetic composition of loggerhead turtle feeding aggregations: Insight into migration patterns in the North Pacific. Endangered Species Research, 24,85-93.
  • Nishizawa, H., Narazaki, T., Fukuoka, T., Sato,K., Kinoshita, M. and Arai, N. (2014) Juvenile green turtles in the northern edge: mtDNA evidence of long-distance westward dispersals in the Northern Pacific Ocean. Endangered Species Research, 24,171-179.
  • Yamamoto, T., Kohno, H., Mizutani, A., Yoda, K., Matsumoto, S., Kawabe, R., Watanabe, S., Oka, N., Sato, K., Yamamoto, M., Sugawa, H., Karino, K., Shiomi, K., Yonehara, Y. and Takahashi, A. (in press) Geographical variation in body size of a pelagic seabird, the streaked shearwater Calonectris leucomelas. Journal of Biogeography.
  • Itsumi Nakamura and Katsufumi Sato. Ontogenetic shift in foraging habit of ocean sunfish Mola mola from dietary and behavioral studies. Marine Biology DOI 10.1007/s00227-014-2416-8  (2014). 
  • Ken Yoda, Kozue Shiomi and Katsufumi Sato. Foraging spots of streaked shearwaters in relation to ocean surface currents as identified using their drift movements. Progress in Oceanography 122: 54-64 (2014). 
  • Takashi Yamamoto, Akinori Takahashi, Katsufumi Sato, Nariko Oka, Maki Yamamoto and Philip N. Trathan. Individual consistency in migratory behaviour of a pelagic seabird. Behaviour 151: 683-701 (2014). 
  • Ito A, Yamashita R, Takada H, Yamamoto T, Shiomi K, Zavalaga C, Abe T, Watanabe S, Yamamoto M, Sato K, Kohno H, Iida T, Yoda K and Watanuki Y (2013) Contaminants in tracked seabirds show regional patterns of marine pollution. Environ. Sci. & Tech., 47:7862-7867.
  • Tomoko Narazaki, Katsufumi Sato, Kyler J. Abernathy, Greg J. Marshall and Nobuyuki Miyazaki. Loggerhead turtles (Caretta caretta) use vision to forage on gelatinous prey in mid-water. PLoS ONE 8: e66043 (2013).