Frontier Research Center for Global Change (FRCGC) /
Institute of Observational Research for Global Change (IORGC)
Joint Annual Symposium for FY2007
March 17th , 2008
Miyoshi Memorial Auditorium at Yokohama Institute for Earth Sciences (YES),
|9:30 - 9:40
Tatsushi Tokioka, Director- General, FRCGC Program
|9:40 - 10:15
Atmospheric Composition Research Program / Japan EOS Promotion Program
"Overview and Selected Achievements for FY 2007"
"Development of a New Ground-based Measurement System(MAX-DOAS) for Detecting an Atmospheric Composition Change"
"Evaluation of temporal variations and vertical profiles of ozone calculated by using a regional/global nested chemical weather forecasting system"
|10:15 - 10:50
Climate Variations Observational Research Program / Japan EOS Promotion Program
"Relationship between SST cooling over the western part of the Pacific warm pool and coastal upwelling along the Papua New Guinea coast prior to 2002/03 El Niño"
"Anticyclonic eddies in the Alaskan Stream"
|10:50 - 11:15
Climate Variations Research Program
"Localization of surface heat flux in association with a sea surface temperature front in the South Indian Ocean in a high-resolution coupled GCM, CFES"
C. de Boyer Montegut
"Mechanisms of interannual SST variability in the Somalia upwelling region"
|11:15 - 11:50
Hydrological Cycle Observational Program / Japan EOS Promotion Program
Tetsuo Ohata and Jun Matsumoto
"Progress report of Hydrological Cycle Observational Research Program in 2007/08"
"JEPP (Japan Eos Promotion Program) 21-01:HARIMAU (Hydrometeorological
ARray for Isv-Monsoon AUtomonitoring)"
|11:50 - 12:15
Hydrological Cycle Research Program
"Overview of Hydrological Cycle Research Program for FY2007"
|12:15 - 12:40
Global Warming Observational Research Program
"Extraordinary change of the Arctic Ocean; How does the Arctic sea ice decrease?"
"Changing carbon cycle in the northern North Pacific" (Biogeochemical Cycles Group)
"Coupled millennial-timescale variations in Asian monsoon and the westerly jet recorded
in the south-central Japan Sea sediments"
|13:35 - 14:10
Global Warming Research Program / KAKUSHIN
"A climate sensitivity test using a global cloud resolving model NICAM"
"Improvements of boundary layer and cumulus parameterization in MIROC"
"Development and improvement of an ice sheet model for evaluation of the sea level change"
"Reproduction of the 20-th Century Climate"
|14:10 - 14:45
Ocean General Circulation Observational Research Program / Research Development Promotion Award
"Deep water warming in the Pacific"
"Decadal variations in dissolved oxygen concentration in the North Pacific"
"Surface heat flux observation over the Kuroshio Extension region by JKEO buoy"
|14:45 - 15:10
International Arctic Research Center (IARC)
"JAMSTEC-supported research at the International Arctic Research Center"
|15:10 - 15:35
International Pacific Research Center (IPRC)
"Activities at the International Pacific Research Center"
|15:50 - 16:15
Ocean, Land and Atmosphere Interactions Integrated Research Project
Activity Report of "Ocean, Land and Atmosphere Interactions Integrated Research
Project" in FY2007
"Progress in MISMO project"
"Impact of the assimilation of dropsonde observations during PALAU2005 in ALERA"
|16:15 - 16:50
Ecosystem Change Research Program / KAKUSHIN
"Overview of Ecosystem Change Research Program (ECRP) in 2007"
"Mechanisms and Future Scenario of Marine Ecosystem Changes: Selected Results of Marine Ecosystem Model Research Group in FY2007"
"The Terrestrial Ecosystem Modeling Group and the Ecosystem Spatial Observation and Modeling Group: Selected results in FY2007"
|16:50 - 17:25
Global Environmental Modeling Research Program / KAKUSHIN
"Next-generation atmosphere model development-Global cloud resolving simulation of an MJO event -"
"Estimating permissible carbon emission for CO2 concentration stabilization using an Integrated Earth System Model"
"Applications of ocean data assimilation"
|17:25 - 17:35
Masao Fukasawa, Director-General, IORGC
|17:40 - 18:00
Ceremony for Achievement Award
18:00 - 20:00
Reception at Guest House, YES