JAMSTEC Research Projects

JAMSTEC Research Projects

List of JAMSTEC Proposed Project in FY2020

<Ocean & Atmosphere>
Project Name
Name of Project Representative
Professional Affiliation of Project Representative
High-resolution Sea Ice-ocean Modeling on the Arctic Environmental Change Eiji Watanabe IACE, RIGC, JAMSTEC
Global Ocean State Estimation by Using a 4D-VAR Ocean Data Assimilation System Shuhei Masuda GOORC, RIGC, JAMSTEC
High-performance Computing of Ocean Models for Japan Coastal Ocean Predictability Experiment Yasumasa Miyazawa APL, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Development of a Probabilistic Numerical Seasonal Prediction System with Ocean Observation Swadhin Behera APL, VAiG, JAMSTEC
A Real-time APL Model Ensemble Seasonal Prediction System and Its Application Swadhin Behera APL, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Study on Initiation and Developing Mechanisms and Predictability of Convective Disturbances by High-resolution Global Nonhydrostatic Simulations Tomoe Nasuno CEMA, RIGC, JAMSTEC
Development Research of a High-quality Climate Model for Long-term Climate Change Projection Study Michio Kawamiya CEMA, RIGC, JAMSTEC
Understanding the Arctic Climate Change and Its Global Impact for Climate Change Projection Yoshiki Komuro IACE, RIGC, JAMSTEC
Understanding Roles of Oceanic Fine Structures in Climate and Its Variability Masami Nonaka APL, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Observing System Research Using Ensemble-based Data Assimilation Methods Nobumasa Komori APL, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Numerical Study on Multiphase Turbulent Transport Processes in Atmospheric and Ocean Flows Keigo Matsuda CEIST, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Multi-Scale Environmental Simulations for Sustainable and Safe Living Keigo Matsuda CEIST, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Sub-seasonal to Seasonal Prediction of the Middle Atmosphere Shingo Watanabe CEMA, RIGC, JAMSTEC
Ensemble Ocean Data and Downscaling for Policy Decision Making for Near-Future Climate Change Hiromichi Igarashi IEP, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Environmental Geochemical Cycle Modelling Research Masayuki Takigawa IACE, RIGC, JAMSTEC
Predictability of Ocean Variability and Stratospheric Circulation in the Southern Hemisphere Mid- and High-latitudes Masayuki Takigawa IACE, RIGC, JAMSTEC

<Solid Earth & Space>
Project Name
Name of Project Representative
Professional Affiliation of Project Representative
Convection in Various Prandtl Numbers and Its Application to Solid Earth Science Takehiro Miyagoshi MAT, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Development of Advanced Simulation Tools for Solid Earth Sciences Mikito Furuichi MAT, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Global Seismic Wave Propagation Simulation Seiji Tsuboi CEIST, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Experiment of Forecast for Interplate Slip Using Sequential Data Assimilation Takane Hori FEAT, IMG, JAMSTEC

Project Name
Name of Project Representative
Professional Affiliation of Project Representative
Making of Scenarios for Sustainable City Toru Sugiyama IEP, VAiG, JAMSTEC

JAMSTEC : Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
VAiG : Research Institute for Value-AddedInformation Generation
 -APL : Application Laboratory
 -CEIST : Center for Earth Information Science and Technology
 -IEP : Information Engineering Program
 -MAT : Center for Mathematical Science and Advanced Technology
RIGC : Research Institute for Global Change
 -CEMA : Research Center for Environmental Modeling and Application
 -GOORC : Global Ocean Observation Research Center
 -IACE : Institute of Arctic Climate and Environment Research
IMG : Research Institute for Marine Geodynamics
 -FEAT : Research and Development Center for Earthquake and   Tsunami Forecasting