[ Cross-Organization Special Collection of Publications on YMC ]

Please see [below] about this collection, participating societies/journals, and links to submission pages.

Master List of YMC COSC Papers

[In press] [2020] [2020 (SOLA Special Issue)] [2020 (TAO Special Issue)] [2019] [2018] [2017]

- Accepted / In press -

  1. Matsumoto, J., L. M. Olaguera, D. Nguyen-Le, H. Kubota, and M. Q. Villafuerte II, 2020: Climatological seasonal changes of wind and rainfall in the Philippines. Int. J. Climatol., in press. [abstract] [PDF]

  2. [Back to the Top]

- 2020 -

  1. Ahn, M.-S., D. Kim, D. Kang, J. Lee, K. R. Sperber, P. J. Gleckler, X. Jiang, Y.-G. Ham, and H. Kim, 2020: MJO propagation across the Maritime Continent: Are CMIP6 models better than CMIP5 models? Geophys. Res. Lett., 47, e2020GL087250. [abstract] [PDF]

  2. Argüeso, D., R. Romero, and V. Homar, 2020: Precipitation features of the Maritime Continent in parameterized and explicit convection models. J. Climate, 33, 2449-2466. [abstract] [PDF]

  3. Geng, B., and M. Katsumata, 2020: An algorithm for detecting and removing the spurious differential phase observed by C-band polarimetric radar in the rain. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 98, 585-613. [abstract] [PDF]

  4. Geng, B., M. Katsumata, and K. Taniguchi, 2020: Modulation of the diurnal cycle of precipitation near the southwestern coast of Sumatra by mixed Rossby-gravity waves. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 98, 463-480. [abstract] [PDF]

  5. Hagos, S., C. Zhang, L. R. Leung, O. Garuba, C. D. Burleyson, and K. Balaguru, 2020: Impacts of insolation and soil moisture on the seasonality of interactions betweeen the Madden-Julian oscillation and Maritime Continent. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 125, e2020JD032382. [abstract] [PDF]

  6. Johnston, T. M. S., D. L. Rudnick, N. Brizuela, and J. Moum, 2020: Advection by the North Equatorial Current of a cold wake due to multiple typhoons in the western Pacific: Measurements from a profiling float array. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 125, e2019JC015534. [abstract]

  7. Kerns, B. W., and S. S. Chen, 2020: A 20-year climatology of Madden-Julian oscillation convection: Large-scale precipitation tracking from TRMM-GPM rainfall. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 125, e2019JD032142. [abstract]

  8. Li, X., D. Yuan, Z. Wang, Y. Li, C. Corvianawatie, D. Surinati, A. Sandra, A. Bayhaqi, P. Avianto, E. Kusmanto, D. Dirhamsyah, and Z. Arifin, 2020: Moored observations of transport and variability of Halmahera Sea currents. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 50, 471-488. [abstract] [PDF]

  9. Olaguera, L. M., and J. Matsumoto, 2020: A climatological study of the wet and dry conditions in the pre-summer monsoon season of the Philippines. Int. J. Climatol., 40, 4203-4217. [abstract] [PDF]

  10. Pujiana, K., and M. J. McPhaden, 2020: Intraseasonal Kelvin waves in the equatorial Indian Ocean and their propagation into the Indonesian Seas. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 125, e2019JC015839. [abstract]

  11. Ruppert, J. H., Jr., X. Chen, and F. Zhang, 2020: Convectively forced diurnal gravity waves in the Maritime Continent. J. Atmos. Sci., 77, 1119-1136. [abstract] [PDF]

  12. Toms, B. A., S. C. van den Heever, E. M. Riley Dellaripa, S. M. Saleeby, and E. D. Maloney, 2020: The boreal summer Madde-Julian oscillation and moist convective morphology over the Maritime Continent. J. Atmos. Sci., 77, 647-667. [abstract] [PDF]

  13. Wang, J., D. Yuan, X. Li, Y. Li, Z. Wang, X. Hu, X. Zhao, C. Corvianawatie, and D. Surinati, 2020: Moored observations of the Savu Strait currents in the Indonesian seas. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 125, e2020JC016082. [abstract]

  14. Xue, P., P. Malanotte-Rizzoli, J. Wei, and E. A. B. Eltahir, 2020: Coupled ocean-atmosphere modelling over the Maritime Continent: A review. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 125, e2019JC014978. [abstract] [PDF]

  15. Yoneyama, K., and C. Zhang, 2020: Years of the Maritime Continent. Geophys. Res. Lett., 47, e2020GL087182. [abstract] [PDF]

  16. Zhao, N., and T. Nasuno, 2020: How does the air-sea coupling frequency affect convection during the MJO passage? J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 12, e2020MS002058. [abstract] [PDF]

  17. [Back to the Top]

- 2020 (SOLA Special Issue) -

  1. Katsumata, M., K. Taniguchi, and T. Nishizawa, 2020: An attempt to retrieve continuous water vapor profiles in marine lower troposphere using shipboard Raman / Mie lidar system. SOLA, 16A, 6-11. [abstract] [PDF]

  2. Matsugishi, S., H. Miura, T. Nasuno, and M. Satoh, 2020: Impact of latent heat flux modifications on the reproduction of a Madden-Julian oscillation event during the 2015 Pre-YMC campaign using a global cloud-system-resolving model. SOLA, 16A, 12-18. [abstract] [PDF]

  3. Yokoi, S., 2020: Diurnal variation of surface heat fluxes off the west coast of Sumatra Island as revealed by in situ observation. SOLA, 16A, 1-5. [abstract] [PDF]

  4. [Back to the Top]

- 2020 (TAO Special Issue) -

  1. Chen, J.-M., C.-H. Tsou, R. Wu, and C.-H. Sui, 2020: Introduction to the special issue on South China Sea Two-Island Monsoon Experiment (SCSTIMX): Observation, simulation, and projection. Terr. Atmos. Ocean. Sci., 31, 97-101. [article]

  2. Chen, J.-M., P.-H. Lin, C.-H. Wu, and C.-H. Sui, 2020: Track variability of South China Sea-formed tropical cyclones modulated by seasonal and intraseasonal circulations. Terr. Atmos. Ocean. Sci., 31, 239-259. [article]

  3. Kuo, K.-T., W.-T. Chen, and C.-M. Wu, 2020: Effects of convection-SST interactions on the South China Sea summer monsoon onset in a multiscale modeling framework model. Terr. Atmos. Ocean. Sci., 31, 211-225. [article]

  4. Lai, Q., J. Gao, W. Zhang, and X. Guan, 2020: Influences of the equatorial waves on multiple tropical cyclone genesis over the western North Pacific. Terr. Atmos. Ocean. Sci., 31, 227-238. [article]

  5. Lu, M.-M., C.-H. Sui, J.-R. Sun, P.-H. Lin, 2020: Influences of subseasonal to interannual oscillations on the SCS summer monsoon onset in 2018. Terr. Atmos. Ocean. Sci., 31, 197-209. [article]

  6. Su, C.-Y., W.-T. Chen, J.-P. Chen, W.-Y. Chang, and B. J.-D. Jou, 2020: The impacts of cloud condensation nuclei on the extreme precipitation of a monsoon coastal mesoscale convection system. Terr. Atmos. Ocean. Sci., 31, 131-139. [article]

  7. Sui, C.-H., P.-H. Lin, W.-T. Chen, S. Jan, C.-Y. Liu, Y.-J. Yang, C.-H. Liu, J.-M. Chen, M.-J. Yang, J.-S. Hong, L.-H. Hsu, and L.-S. Tseng, 2020: The South China Sea Two Islands Monsoon Experiment for studying convection and subseasonal to seasonal variability. Terr. Atmos. Ocean. Sci., 31, 103-129. [article]

  8. Tsai, W. Y.-H., M.-M. Lu, C.-H. Sui, and P.-H. Lin, 2020: MJO and CCEW modulation on South China Sea and Maritime Continent boreal winter subseasonal peak precipitation. Terr. Atmos. Ocean. Sci., 31, 177-195. [article]

  9. Tu, C.-C., Y.-L. Chen, P.-L. Lin, and P.-H. Lin, 2020: The relationship between the boundary layer moisture transport from the South China Sea and heavy rainfall over Taiwan. Terr. Atmos. Ocean. Sci., 31, 159-176. [article]

  10. Wu, L., H. Zhang, J.-M. Chen, and T. Feng, 2020: Characteristics of tropical cyclone activity over the South China Sea: Local and nonlocal tropical cyclones. Terr. Atmos. Ocean. Sci., 31, 261-271. [article]

  11. Wu, Y.-C., M.-J. Yang, and P.-H. Lin, 2020: Evolution of water budget and precipitation efficiency of mesoscale convective systems over the South China Sea. Terr. Atmos. Ocean. Sci., 31, 141-158. [article]

  12. [Back to the Top]

- 2019 -

  1. Baranowski, D.B., D. E. Waliser, X. Jiang, J. A. Ridout, and M. K. Flatau, 2019: Contemporary GCM fidelity in representing the diurnal cycle of precipitation over the Maritime Continent. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 124, 747-769. [abstract]

  2. Chen, C. C., M. H. Lo,, E. S. Im, J. Y. Yu, Y. C. Liang, W. T. Chen, I. Tang, C. W. Lan, R. J. Wu, and R. Y. Chien, 2019: Thermodynamic and dynamic responses to deforestation in the Maritime Continent: A modeling study. J. Climate, 32, 3505-3527. [abstract] [PDF]

  3. Chen, W., Z. Guan, Q. Xu, and H. Yang, 2019: Variation of anomalous convergence around Kalimantan Island in lower troposphere and its role in connecting the east Asian summer monsoon and Australian winter monsoon. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 124, 6892-6903. [abstract] [PDF]

  4. Chen, W.-T., S.-P. Hsu, Y.-H. Tsai, C.-H. Sui, 2019: The influences of convectively-coupled Kelvin Waves on multiscale rainfall variability over SCS and Maritime Continent in December 2018. J. Climate, 32, 6977-6993. [abstract] [PDF]

  5. DeMott, C.A., N. P. Klingaman, W. L. Tseng, M. A. Burt, Y. Gao, and D. A. Randall, 2019: The convection connection: How ocean feedbacks affect tropical mean moisture and MJO propagation. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 124, 11910-11931. [abstract]

  6. Densmore, C. R., E. R. Sanabia, and B. S. Barrett, 2019: QBO influence on MJO amplitude over the Maritime Continent: Physical mechanisms and seasonality. Mon. Wea. Rev., 147, 389-406. [abstract] [PDF]

  7. Dipankar, A., S. Webster, X.-Y. Huang, and V. Q. Doan, 2019: Understanding biases in simulating the diurnal cycle of convection over the western coast of Sumatra: Comparison with pre-YMC observation campaign. Mon. Wea. Rev., 147, 1615-1631. [abstract] [PDF]

  8. Eck, T. F., B. N. Holben, D. M. Giles, I. Slutsker, A. Sinyuk, J. S. Schafer, A. Smirnov, M. Sorokin, J. S. Reid, A. M. Sayer, and N. C. Hsu, 2019: AERONET remotely sensed measurements and retrievals of biomass burning aerosol optical properties during the 2015 Indonesian burning season. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 124, 4722-4740. [abstract]

  9. Gordon, A. L., A. Napitu, B. A. Huber, L. K. Gruenburg, K. Pujiana, T. Agustiadi, A. Kuswardani, N. Mbay, and A. Setiawan, 2019: Makassar Strait Throughflow seasonal and interannual variability: An overview. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 124, 3724-3736. [abstract]

  10. Hagos, S., C. Zhang, L. R. Leung, C. D. Burleyson, and K. Balaguru, 2019: A zonal migration of monsoon moisture flux convergence and the strength of Madden-Julian oscillation events. Geophys. Res. Lett., 46, 8554-8562. [abstract] [PDF]

  11. Hu, S., Y. Zhang, M. Feng, Y. Du, J. Sprintall, F. Wang, D. Hu, Q. Xie, and F. Chai, 2019: Interannual to decadal variability of upper-ocean salinity in the Southern Indian Ocean and the role of the Indonesian Throughflow. J. Climate, 32, 6403-6421. [abstract] [PDF]

  12. Jiang, X., H. Su, and D. E. Waliser, 2019: A damping effect of the Maritime Continent for the Madden-Julian Oscillation. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 124, 13693-13713. [abstract] [PDF]

  13. Kida, S., K. J. Richards, and H. Sasaki, 2019: The fate of surface freshwater entering the Indonesian Seas. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 124, 3228-3245. [abstract]

  14. Li, M., J. Wei, D. Wang, A. L. Gordon, S. Yang, P. Malanotte-Rizzoli, and G. Jiang, 2019: Exploring the importance of the Mindoro-Sibutu pathway to the upper-layer circulation of the South China Sea and the Indonesian Throughflow. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 124, 5054-5066. [abstract]

  15. Liang, L., H. Xue, and Y. Shu, 2019: The Indonesian Throughflow and the circulation in the Banda Sea: A modeling study. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 124, 3089-3106. [abstract]

  16. Ling, J., C. Zhang, R. Joyce, P. P. Xie, and G. Chen, 2019: Possible role of the diurnal cycle in land convection in the barrier effect on the MJO by the Maritime Continent. Geophys. Res. Lett., 46, 3001-3011. [abstract]

  17. Ling, J., Y. Zhao, and G. Chen, 2019: Barrier effect on MJO propagation by the Maritime Continent in the MJOTF/GASS models. J. Climate, 32, 5529-5547. [abstract] [PDF]

  18. Napitu, A. M., K. Pujiana, and A. L. Gordon, 2019: The Madden-Julian oscillation's impact on the Makassar Strait surface layer transport. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 124, 3538-3550. [abstract]

  19. 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] [PDF]

  20. Pujiana, K., M. J. McPhaden, A. L. Gordon, and A. M. Napitu, 2019: Unprecedented response of Indonesian throughflow to anomalous Indo-Pacific climatic forcing in 2016. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 124, 3737-3754. [abstract]

  21. Ruppert, J. H., Jr., and F. Zhang, 2019: Diurnal forcing and phase locking of gravity waves in the Maritime Continent. J. Atmos. Sci., 76, 2815-2835. [abstract] [PDF]

  22. Sarr, A.-C., P. Sepulchre, and L. Husson, 2019: Impact of the Sunda Shelf on the Climate of the Maritime Continent. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 124, 2574-2588. [abstract]

  23. Short, E., C. L. Vincent, and T. P. Lane, 2019: Diurnal cycle of surface winds in the Maritime Continent Observed through Satellite Scatterometry. Mon. Wea. Rev., 147, 2023-2044. [abstract] [PDF]

  24. Song, L. and R. Wu, 2019: Impacts of MJO convection over the Maritime Continent on eastern China cold temperatures. J. Climate, 32, 3429-3449. [abstract] [PDF]

  25. Syamsudin, F., N. Taniguchi, C. Zhang, A. D. Hanifa, G. Li, M. Chen, H. Mutsuda, Z.-N. Zhu, X.-H. Zhu, T. Nagai, and A. Kaneko, 2019: Observing internal solitary waves in the Lombok Strait by coastal acoustic tomography. Geophys. Res. Lett., 46, 10475-10483. [abstract] [PDF]

  26. Takasuka, D., M. Satoh, and S. Yokoi, 2019: Observational evidence of Mixed Rossby-gravity waves as a driving force for the MJO convective initiation and propagation. Geophys. Res. Lett., 46, 5546-5555. [abstract] [PDF]

  27. Torri, G., D. K. Adams, H. Wang, and Z. Kuang, 2019: On the diurnal cycle of GPS-derived precipitable water vapor over Sumatra. J. Atmos. Sci., 76, 3529-3552. [abstract] [PDF]

  28. Trenberth, K. E. and Y. Zhang, 2019: Observed interhemispheric meridional heat transports and the role of the indonesian throughflow in the Pacific Ocean. J. Climate, 32, 8523-8536. [abstract] [PDF]

  29. Yokoi, S., S. Mori, F. Syamsudin, U. Haryoko, and B. Geng, 2019: Environmental conditions for nighttime offshore migration of precipitation area as revealed by in situ observation off Sumatra Island. Mon. Wea. Rev., 147, 3391-3407. [abstract] [PDF]

  30. Zhu, Y., T. Li, M. Zhao, and T. Nasuno, 2019: Interaction between the MJO and high-frequency waves over the Maritime Continent in boreal winter. J. Climate, 32, 3819-3835. [abstract] [PDF]

  31. [Back to the Top]

- 2018 -

  1. Burleyson, C. D., S. M. Hagos, Z. Feng, B. W. J. Kerns, and D. Kim, 2018: Large-scale environmental characteristics of MJOs that strengthen and weaken over the Maritime Continent. J. Climate, 31, 5731-5748. [abstract] [PDF]

  2. DeMott, C.A., B. O. Wolding, E. D. Maloney, and D. A. Randall, 2018: Atmospheric mechanisms for MJO decay over the Maritime Continent. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 123, 5188-5204. [abstract] [PDF]

  3. Hu, S., J. Sprintall, C. Guan, B. Sun, F. Wang, G. Yang, F. Jia, J. Wang, D. Hu, and F. Chai, 2018: Spatiotemporal features of intra-seasonal oceanic variability in the Philippine sea from mooring observations and numerical simulations. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 123, 4874-4887. [abstract] [PDF]

  4. Hung, C.-S. and C.-H. Sui, 2018: A diagnostic study of the evolution of the MJO from Indian Ocean to Maritime Continent: Wave dynamics versus advective moistening processes. J. Climate, 31, 4095-4115. [abstract] [PDF]

  5. Kanamori, H., T. O. Kumagai, H. Fujinami, T. Hiyama, and T. Yasunari, 2018: Effects of long- and short-term atmospheric water cycles on the water balance over the Maritime Continent. J. Hydrometeor., 19, 1413-1427. [abstract] [PDF]

  6. King, A. D. and C. L. Vincent, 2018: Using global and regional model simulations to understand Maritime Continent wet-season rainfall variability. Geophys. Res. Lett., 45, 12534-12543. [abstract]

  7. Koplitz, S. N., L. J. Mickley, D. J. Jacob, M. E. Marlier, R. S. DeFries, D. L. A. Gaveau, B. Locatelli, J. S. Reid, P. Xian, and S. S. Myers, 2018: Role of the Madden-Julian Oscillation in the transport of smoke from Sumatra to the Malay Peninsula during severe non-El Niño haze events. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 123, 6282-6294. [abstract] [PDF]

  8. Kuwata, M., G.-G. Neelam-Naganathan, T. Miyakawa, M. F. Khan, O. Kozan, M. Kawasaki, S. Sumin, and M. T. Latif, 2018: Constraining the emission of particulate matter from Indonesian Peatland burning using continuous observation data. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 123, 9828-9842. [abstract]

  9. Li, C., J.-J. Luo, S. Li, O. Alves, H. Hendon, and C. MacLachlan, 2018: Multi model prediction skill of the Somali and Maritime Continent cross-equatorial flows. J. Climate, 31, 2445-2464. [abstract] [PDF]

  10. Pan, X., M. Chin, C. M. Ichoku, and R. D. Field, 2018: Connecting Indonesian fires and drought with the type of El Nino and phase of the Indian Ocean Dipole during 1979-2016. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 123, 7974-7988. [abstract]

  11. Pujiana, K. and M. J. McPhaden, 2018: Ocean surface layer response to convectively-coupled Kelvin waves in the eastern equatorial Indian Ocean. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 123, 5727-5741. [abstract]

  12. 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] [PDF]

  13. Vincent, C. L., and T. P . Lane, 2018: Mesoscale variation in diabatic heating around Sumatra, and its modulation with the Madden-Julian oscillation. Mon. Wea. Rev., 146, 2599-2614. [abstract] [PDF]

  14. Yuan, D., X. Li, Z. Wang, Y. Li, J. Wang, Y. Yang, X. Hu, S. Tan, H. Zhou, A. K. Wardana, D. Surinati, A. Purwandana, M. F. A. Ismail, P. Avianto, D. Dirhamsyah, Z. Alfin, and J.-S. von Storch, 2018: Observed Transport Variations in the Maluku Channel of the Indonesian Seas Associated with Western Boundary Current Changes. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 48, 1803-1813. [abstract] [PDF]

  15. Zhang, Y., M. Feng, Y. Du, H. E. Phillips, N. L. Bindoff, and M. J. McPhaden, 2018: Strengthened Indonesian throughflow drives decadal warming in the Southern Indian Ocean. Geophys. Res. Lett., 45, 6167-6175. [abstract] [PDF]

  16. [Back to the Top]

- 2017 -

  1. Ge, C., J. Wang, J. S. Reid, D. J. Posselt, P. Xian, and E. Hyer, 2017: Mesoscale modeling of smoke transport from equatorial Southeast Asian Maritime Continent to the Philippines: First comparison of ensemble analysis with in situ observations. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 122, 5380-5398. [abstract] [PDF]

  2. Gonzalez, A.O. and X. Jiang, 2017: Winter mean lower tropospheric moisture over the Maritime Continent as a climate model diagnostic metric for the propagation of the Madden-Julian oscillation. Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 2588-2596. [abstract] [PDF]

  3. Hu, S., and Sprintall, J., 2017: Observed strengthening of interbasin exchange via the Indonesian seas due to rainfall intensification. Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 1448-1456. [abstract] [PDF]

  4. Jiang, X., J. Shu, X. Wang, X. Huang, and Q. Wu, 2017: The roles of convection over the western Maritime Continent and the Philippine Sea in interannual variability of summer rainfall over Southwest China. J. Hydrometeor., 18, 2043-2056. [abstract] [PDF]

  5. Kim, D., H. Kim, and M.-I. Lee, 2017: Why does the MJO detour the Maritime Continent during austral summer? Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 2579-2587. [abstract] [PDF]

  6. Kim, H. M., 2017: The impact of the mean moisture bias on the key physics of MJO propagation in the ECMWF reforecast. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 122, 7772-7784. [abstract] [PDF]

  7. Li, C., J.-J. Luo, and S. Li, 2017: Impacts of different types of ENSO on the interannual seesaw between the Somali and the Maritime Continent cross-equatorial flows. J. Climate, 30, 2621-2638. [abstract] [PDF]

  8. Lim, S. Y., C. Marzin, P. Xavier, C.-P. Chang, and B. Timbal, 2017: Impacts of boreal winter monsoon cold surges and the interaction with MJO on Southeast Asia rainfall. J. Climate, 30, 4267-4281. [abstract] [PDF]

  9. Linsley, B. K., H. C. Wu, T. Rixen, C. D. Charles, A. L. Gordon, and M. D. Moore, 2017: SPCZ zonal events and downstream influence on surface ocean conditions in the Indonesian Throughflow region. Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 293-303. [abstract] [PDF]

  10. Nagai, T., T. Hibiya, and P. Bouruet-Aubertot, 2017: Nonhydrostatic simulations of tide-induced mixing in the Halmahera Sea: A possible role in the transformation of the Indonesian Throughflow waters. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 122, 8933-8943. [abstract] [PDF]

  11. Ogino, S.-Y., M. D. Yamanaka, S. Mori, and J. Matsumoto, 2017: Tropical coastal dehydrator in global atmospheric water circulation. Geophys. Res. Lett., 44. 11636-11643. [abstract] [PDF]

  12. Ooi, M. C. G., A. Chan, K. Subramaniam, K. I. Morris, and M. Y. Oozeer, 2017: Interaction of urban heating and local winds during the calm intermonsoon seasons in the tropics. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 122, 11499-11523. [abstract] [PDF]

  13. Sekaranom, A. B., and H. Masunaga, 2017: Comparison of TRMM-derived rainfall products for general and extreme rains over the maritime continent. J. App. Meteor. Climatol., 56, 1867-1881. [abstract] [PDF]

  14. Tseng, W. L., H. H. Hsu, N. Keenlyside, C. W. June Chang, B. J. Tsuang, C. Y. Tu, and L. C. Jiang, 2017: Effects of surface orography and land-sea contrast on the Madden-Julian oscillation in the Maritime Continent: A numerical study using ECHAM5-SIT. J. Climate, 30, 9725-9741. [abstract] [PDF]

  15. Vincent, C. L., and T. P. Lane, 2017: A 10-year Austral summer climatology of observed and modeled intraseasonal, mesoscale and diurnal variations over the Maritime Continent. J. Climate, 30, 3807-3828. [abstract] [PDF]

  16. 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] [PDF]

  17. Yanase, A., K. Yasunaga, and H. Masunaga, 2017: Relationship between the direction of diurnal rainfall migration and the ambient wind over the southern Sumatra Island. Earth and Space Science, 4, 117-127. [abstract] [PDF]

  18. Yokoi, S., S. Mori, M. Katsumata, B. Geng, K. Yasunaga, F. Syamsudin, Nurhayati, and K. Yoneyama, 2017: Diurnal cycle of precipitation observed in the western coastal area of Sumatra Island: Offshore preconditioning by gravity waves. Mon. Wea. Rev., 145, 3745-3761. [abstract] [PDF]

  19. Zhang, C., and J. Ling, 2017: Barrier effect of the Indo-Pacific Maritime Continent on the MJO: Perspectives from tracking MJO precipitation. J. Climate, 30, 3439-3459. [abstract] [PDF]

  20. Zhu, J., W. Wang, and A. Kumar, 2017: Simulations of MJO propagation across the Maritime continent: impacts of SST feedback. J. Climate, 30, 1689-1704. [abstract] [PDF]

  21. [Back to the Top]


Joint Call for Contributions to the Cross-Organization Special Collection of YMC

The Indo-Pacific Maritime Continent plays a pivotal role in global weather-climate. Years of the Maritime Continent (YMC) is an international program aiming at observing the weather-climate system of this Earth's largest archipelago to improve understanding and prediction of its local variability and global impact. The five themes of YMC are Atmospheric Convection, Upper-Ocean Processes and Air-Sea Interaction, Stratosphere-Troposphere Interaction, Aerosol, and Prediction improvement. Main activities of YMC include field observations, data sharing, modeling, prediction applications, and capacity building. A special collection of articles on topics related to YMC is established that includes publications in journals of seven professional organizations in the fields of atmospheric and oceanic sciences. Authors are encouraged to submit their manuscripts relevant to YMC to their chosen journals (see information below). A master list of this special collection is hosted on the YMC homepage (http://www.jamstec.go.jp/ymc/ymc_sp_collection.html). Each participating journal provides a link to this master list. This special collection covers the period from January 2020 through December 2025. Authors of papers on YMC topics published in 2017-2019 in the journals participating in the special collection may request their papers to be retrospectively included in the special collection.

The professional societies and their journals participating in this special collection are:

The American Geophysical Union  [Special Collection site]