[ Special Collection of the YMC Articles published in JMSJ & SOLA ]

Call for Papers [here]

List of papers

- 2019 -

    coming soon.

YMC papers published before Special Edition

- 2019 -

  1. Nasuno, T., 2019: Moisture transport over the western Maritime Continent during the 2015 and 2017 YMC Sumatra campaigns in global cloud-system-resolving simulations. SOLA, 15, 99-106. [abstract]

- 2018 -

  1. Suzuki, K., K. Nakagawa, T. Kawano, S. Mori, M. Katsumata, F. Syamsudin, and K. Yoneyama, 2018: Videosonde-observed graupel in different rain systems during Pre-YMC project. SOLA, 14, 148-152. [abstract]

- 2017 -

  1. Wu, P., D. Ardiansyah, S. Yokoi, S. Mori, F. Syamsudin, and K. Yoneyama, 2017: Why torrential rain occurs on the western coast of Sumatra Island at the leading edge of the MJO westerly wind bursts. SOLA, 13, 36-40. [abstract]


Call for Papers

1. Theme: Years of the Maritime Continent (YMC)

    The Years of the Maritime Continent or YMC is a multi-national and a multi-year effort, which aim at improving our understanding and prediction skill of the weather-climate systems over the Maritime Continent (MC) as well as its global impact. Its field campaign phase has been started since July 2017 and is scheduled to continue until early 2020. During this campaign period, several intensive observations have been/will be conducted and those datasets are available for not only actual participants but also general scientific community. Its first dataset has been released from February 2019 from YMC web site at http://www.jamstec.go.jp/ymc/. By considering this opportunity, this special edition solicits to submit a paper that can be produced using those YMC datasets as well as numerical and theoretical studies related to this field campaign.

2. Submission

Manuscript should be submitted through the online submission system below.

JMSJ: https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/jmsj

SOLA: https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/sola

Note. The submitted manuscript follows the ordinary review procedure of respective journals. But, please be sure to choose "YMC" during the submission process. The author(s) must follow the instructions for respective journals;
   JMSJ: http://jmsj.metsoc.jp/jp/instructions.html
   SOLA: https://www.metsoc.jp/sola/instruction.html

3. Important Dates

Deadline of submission:
  JMSJ: 30 September 2020
  SOLA: 30 September 2020

  JMSJ: In regular issues of August 2019 - April 2021.
  SOLA: In special volumes of 2019 - 2021.

4. Editorial Board for the JMSJ & SOLA YMC Special Edition

Guest Chief Editor:Kunio Yoneyama (JAMSTEC) Co-Chief Editors:Manabu D. Yamanaka (RIHN)  Kazuaki Yasunaga (Univeristy of Toyama) Regular Editors:Tetsuya Takemi (Kyoto University)  Hiroyuki Yamada (University of the Ryukyus)  Tomoe Nasuno (JAMSTEC)  Shin-Ya Ogino (JAMSTEC) Guest Editors:Shigeo Yoden (Kyoto University)  Ryuichi Shirooka (JAMSTEC)  Kelvin Richards (Univeristy of Hawaii/IPRC)  Chidong Zhang (NOAA/PMEL)

5. Special Remarks

Article Processing Charge (APC) will be discounted for the papers published in this special edition/collection. The amount of the discount will be 50,000 JPY for JMSJ Articles, 30,000 JPY for JMSJ Notes, and 20,000 JPY for SOLA Articles, respectively.

6. Useful Links

JMSJ Web site:  http://jmsj.metsoc.jp/

SOLA Web site:  https://www.metsoc.jp/sola/