Recent papers using JCOPE (March 29, 2019)


  • Ohishi, S., H. Aiki, T. Tozuka, and M. F. Cronin, 2019: Frontolysis by surface heat flux in the eastern Japan Sea: importance of mixed layer depth. J. Oceanogr., doi:10.1007/s10872-018-0502-0.
  • Shiraki, Y., K. Suzuyama, H. Shibaki, T. Kuwae, and M. Sakieda, 2018: Numerical Flow Modeling around Okinawa from Coral Reef Area to Open Ocean. Coastal Engineering Proceedings, 1, doi:10.9753/icce.v36.currents.38.
  • Chang, Y. K., M. J. Miller, K. Tsukamoto, and Y. Miyazawa, 2018: Effect of larval swimming in the western North Pacific subtropical gyre on the recruitment success of the Japanese eel. PLoS One, 13, e0208704, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0208704.
  • Miyazawa, Y., A. Kuwano-Yoshida, T. Doi, H. Nishikawa, T. Narazaki, T. Fukuoka, and K. Sato, 2018: Temperature profiling measurements by sea turtles improve ocean state estimation in the Kuroshio-Oyashio Confluence region. Ocean Dynamics, 69, 267-282, doi:10.1007/s10236-018-1238-5.
  • Uchiyama, Y., S. Odani, M. Kashima, Y. Kamidaira, and S. Mitarai, 2018: Influences of the Kuroshio on Interisland Remote Connectivity of Corals Across the Nansei Archipelago in the East China Sea. J. Geophys. Res.: Oceans, 123, 9245-9265, doi:10.1029/2018jc014017.
  • Inomata, Y., M. Aoyama, T. Tsubono, D. Tsumune, Y. Kumamoto, H. Nagai, T. Yamagata, M. Kajino, Y. T. Tanaka, T. T. Sekiyama, E. Oka, and M. Yamada, 2018: Estimate of Fukushima-derived radiocaesium in the North Pacific Ocean in summer 2012. J Radioanal Nucl Chem, 318, 1587-1596, doi:10.1007/s10967-018-6249-7.
  • Ham, Y.-G., H.-Y. Na, and S.-H. Oh, 2018: Role of Sea Surface Temperature over the Kuroshio Extension Region on Heavy Rainfall Events over the Korean Peninsula. Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 55, 19-29, doi:10.1007/s13143-018-0061-8.
  • Fayman, P., A. Ostrovskii, V. Lobanov, J.-H. Park, Y.-G. Park, and A. Sergeev, 2019: Submesoscale eddies in Peter the Great Bay of the Japan/East Sea in winter. Ocean Dynamics, doi:10.1007/s10236-019-01252-8.
  • Lin, Y. F., and C. R. Wu, 2019: Distinct impacts of the 1997-98 and 2015-16 extreme El Ninos on Japanese eel larval catch. Scientific reports, 9, 1384, doi:10.1038/s41598-018-37569-5.
  • Fujimoto, W., T. Waseda, and A. Webb, 2018: Impact of the four-wave quasi-resonance on freak wave shapes in the ocean. Ocean Dynamics, 69, 101-121, doi:10.1007/s10236-018-1234-9.
  • Sasmal, K., A. Webb, T. Waseda, and S. Miyajima, 2018: Wave energy resource assessment: A comparative study for two coastal areas in Japan. Advances in Renewable Energies Offshore: Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Renewable Energies Offshore (RENEW 2018), October 8-10, 2018, Lisbon, Portugal, CRC Press, 67.
  • Wang, Y. L., and C. R. Wu, 2018: Discordant multi-decadal trend in the intensity of the Kuroshio along its path during 1993-2013. Scientific reports, 8, 14633, doi:10.1038/s41598-018-32843-y.
  • Li, X., Q. Wang, and M. Mu, 2018: Optimal Initial Error Growth in the Prediction of the Kuroshio Large Meander Based on a High-resolution Regional Ocean Model. Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 35, 1362-1372, doi:10.1007/s00376-018-8003-z.


  • Kumamoto, Y., M. Yamada, M. Aoyama, Y. Hamajima, H. Kaeriyama, H. Nagai, T. Yamagata, A. Murata, and Y. Masumoto, 2019: Radiocesium in North Pacific coastal and offshore areas of Japan within several months after the Fukushima accident. J Environ Radioact, 198, 79-88, doi:10.1016/j.jenvrad.2018.12.015.
  • Long, Y., X.-H. Zhu, X. Guo, and H. Huang, 2018: Temporal Variation of Kuroshio Nutrient Stream South of Japan. J. Geophys. Res.: Oceans, 123, 7896-7913, doi:10.1029/2017jc013635.