1.小端拓郎 (こばし たくろう)(編著)、「都市の脱炭素化」、大河出版、2021年10月。


2.小端拓郎 (こばし たくろう)(編著)、「都市の脱炭素化の実践」、大河出版、2023年5月。


Peer-reviewed papers



29. Xue, L., J. Liu, X. Lin, M. Li, T. Kobashi, Assessing urban rooftop PV economics for regional deployment by integrating local socioeconomic, technological, and policy conditions, Applied Energy, 353, 122058, 2024.


28. Hara, K., Y. Nomaguchi, S. Fukutomi, M. Kuroda, K. Fujita, Y. Kawai, M. Fujita, T. Kobashi, Policy design by “imaginary future generations” with systems thinking : a practice by Kyoto city towards decarbonization in 2050, Futures, 154, 103272, 2023.

27. Deroubaix, P., T. Kobashi, L. Gurriaran, F. Benkhelifa, P. Ciais, K. Tanaka, SolarEV City Concept for Paris, Applied Energy, 350, 121762, 2023.

26. Jittayasotorn, T., M. Sadidah, T. Yoshida, and T. Kobashi, On the adoption of rooftop photovoltaics integrated with electric vehicles toward sustainable Bangkok City, Thailand, Energies, 16(7), 3011, 2023.

25. Dewi, R. G., U. W. R. Siagian, B. Asmara, S. D. Anggraini, J. Ichihara, T. Kobashi, Equitable, affordable, and deep decarbonization pathways for low-latitude developing cities by rooftop photovoltaics integrated with electric vehicles, Applied Energy, 332, 120507, 2023.


24. Liu, J., M. Li, L. Xue, T. Kobashi, A framework to evaluate the energy-environment-economic impacts of developing rooftop photovoltaics integrated with electric vehicles at city level, Renewable Energy 200, 647-657, 2022.

23. Chang, S., J. Cho, J. Heo, J. Kang, T. Kobashi, Energy infrastructure transitions with PV and EV combined systems using techno-economic analyses for decarbonization in cities, Applied Energy 319, 119254, 2022.

22. Choi, Y., T. Kobashi, Y. Yamagata, A. Murayama, Assessment of waterfront office redevelopment plan on optimal building arrangements with rooftop photovoltaics: A case study for Shinagawa, Tokyo, Energies, 15 (3), 883, 2022.

21. Kobashi, T., Y. Choi, Y. Hirano, Y. Yamagata, K. Say, Rapid rise of decarbonization potentials of photovoltaics plus electric vehicles in residential houses over commercial districts, Applied Energy, 306,118142, 2022.


20. Kobashi, T., P Jittrapirom, T. Yoshida, Y. Hirano, and Y. Yamagata, SolarEV City concept: building the next urban power and mobility systems, Environmental Research Letters, 16, 024042, 2021.


19. Nakaegawa, T., T. Kobashi, H. Kamahori, Characteristics of extreme value statistics of annual maximum monthly precipitation in East Asia calculated using an Earth System Model of Intermediate Complexity, Atmosphere, 11, 1273, 2020.

18. Kobashi, T., T. Yoshida, Y. Yamagata, K. Naito, S. Pfenninger, K. Say, Y. Takeda, A. Ahl, M. Yarime, K. Hara, On the potential of “Photovoltaics + Electric vehicles” for deep decarbonization of Kyoto’s power systems: Techno-economic-social considerations, Applied Energy, 275, 115419, 2020.

17. Kobashi, T., K. Say, J. Wang, M. Yarime, D. Wang, T. Yoshida, Y. Yamagata, Techno-economic assessment of photovoltaics plus electric vehicles towards household-sector decarbonization in Kyoto and Shenzhen by the year 2030, Journal of Cleaner Production, 253 1-17, 2020.  


16. Kobashi, T., M. Yarime, Techno-economic assessment of the residential photovoltaic systems integrated with electric vehicles: A case study of Japanese households towards 2030, Energy Procedia, 158, 3802, 2019.


15. Kobashi, T., L. Menviel, A. Jeltsch-Thömmes, B. M. Vinther, J. E. Box, R. Muscheler, T. Nakaegawa, P. L. Pfister, M. Döring, M. Leuenberger, H. Wanner, A. Ohmura, Volcanic influence on centennial to millennial Holocene Greenland temperature change, Scientific Reports, 7, Article number: 1441, 2017.


14. Kobashi, T., T. Ikeda-Fukazawa, M. Suwa, J. Schwander, T. Kameda, J. Lundin, A. Hori, H. Motoyama, M. Doring, and M. Luenberger, Post bubble-close-off fractionation of gasses in polar firn: Effects of accumulation rate on permeation through loading pressure, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 15, 13895–13914, 2015.

13. Kobashi, T., J.E. Box, B.M. Vinther, K. Goto-Azuma, T. Blunier, J.W.C. White, T. Nakaegawa, C.S. Andresen, Modern solar maximum forced late twentieth century Greenland cooling, Geophysical Research Letters, 42, 5992–5999, 2015, doi:10.1002/2015GL064764.


12. Nakaegawa, T., T. Kobashi, Y. Ishizaki, Statistics of annual mean total water storage in the tank model in Japan, Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineers, Ser. B1 (Hydraulic Engineering),170, I343-I348, 2014.


11. Kobashi, T., K. Goto-Azuma, J. E. Box, C.-C. Gao, and T. Nakaegawa, Causes of Greenland temperature variability over the past 4000 years: Implications for Northern Hemispheric temperature change, Climate of the Past, 9, 2299-2317, 2013.

10. Kobashi, T., D. T. Shindell, K. Kodera, J. E. Box, T. Nakaegawa, and K. Kawamura, On the origin of multi-decadal to centennial Greenland temperature anomalies over the past 800 years, Climate of the Past, 9, 583-596, 2013. 


9. Kobashi, T., K. Kawamura, J. P. Severinghaus, J.-M. Barnola, T. Nakaegawa, B. M. Vinther, S. J. Johnsen., and J. E. Box, High variability of Greenland temperature over the past 4000 years estimated from trapped air in ice core, Geophysical Research Letters, v. 38, L21501, doi:10.1029/2011GL049444, 2011.


8. Kobashi, T., J. P. Severinghaus, J.-M. Barnola, K. Kawamura, T. Carter, and T. Nakaegawa, Persistent multi-decadal Greenland temperature fluctuation through the last millennium, Climatic Change, 100, 733-756, 2010.

7. Prabhakar, S.V.R.K., T. Kobashi, and S. Ancha, Monitoring progress of adaptation to climate change: The use of adaptation metrics, Asian Journal of Environment and Disaster Management, Vol. 4, No. 2, 435-441, 2010.


6. Kobashi, T., J. P. Severinghaus, and K. Kawamura, Argon and nitrogen isotopes of trapped air in the GISP2 ice core during the Holocene epoch (0-11,500 B.P.): Methodology and implications for gas loss processes, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 72, 4675-4686, 2008.

5. Kobashi, T., J. P. Severinghaus, and J.-M. Barnola, 4 ± 1.5 °C abrupt warming 11,270 years ago identified from trapped air in Greenland ice. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 268, 397-407, 2008.


4. Kobashi, T., J. P. Severinghaus, E. Brook, J.-M. Barnola, and A. Grachev, Precise timing and characterization of abrupt climate change 8,200 years ago from air trapped in polar ice. Quaternary Science Reviews, 26, 1212-1222, 2007.


3. Kobashi, T., E. L. Grossman, D. T. Dockery III, and L. C. Ivany, Watermass stability reconstructions from greenhouse (Eocene) to icehouse (Oligocene) for the Northern Gulf Coast continental shelf (USA), Paleoceanography, 19, PA1022, doi:10.1029/2003PA00093, 2004.


2. Kobashi, T. and E. L. Grossman, The oxygen isotopic record of seasonality in Conus shells and its application to understanding late middle Eocene (38 Ma) climate, Palaeontological Research, 7, 343-355, 2003.


1. Kobashi, T., Grossman, E.L., Yancey, T.E., and Dockery, D.T. III, Reevaluation of conflicting Eocene tropical temperature estimates: Molluskan oxygen-isotope evidence for warm low-latitudes. Geology, v. 29, p. 983-986, 2001.