JAMSTEC Research Projects

JAMSTEC Research Projects

List of JAMSTEC Proposed Project in FY2022

<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 4D-VAR Ocean Data Assimilation System Satoshi Osafune GOORC, RIGC, JAMSTEC
High-performance Computing of Ocean Models for Japan Coastal Ocean Predictability Experiment Yasumasa Miyazawa APL, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Seasonal to Decadal Prediction and Its Application Swadhin Behera APL, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Study on 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 Akira Yamazaki APL, 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 CEIST, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Environmental Geochemical Cycle Modelling Research Takashi Sekiya ESS, RIGC, JAMSTEC
Mathematical Theory of Synchronization Phenomena in Marine-Earth Science Yoji Kawamura MAT, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Development of seasonal/weather prediction system for predicting extreme events Yuya Baba APL, VAiG, 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 Particle Simulation Code Mikito Furuichi MAT, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Global Seismic Wave Propagation Simulation Seiji Tsuboi CEIST, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Integrated Research for Fault Slip Estimation, Prediction of Spatio-Temporal Evolution of Fault Slip and Earthquake/Tsunami Damage Estimation Considering Heterogeneous Material Property and Uncertainty Takane Hori FEAT, IMG, JAMSTEC
High power laser aided concrete melting process optimization using particle method simulation Yousuke Kawahito VAiG, JAMSTEC
First-principle simulations of high-energy phenomena in solar-terrestrial environment Takashi Minoshima MAT, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Application of 3D Convolutional Neural Network with Theoretical Seismograms for Locating Earthquakes Daisuke Sugiyama CEIST, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Dynamic Fracture Analysis in Residual Stress Field Sayako Hirobe MAT, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Development and Application of General Purpose Parallel Finite Element Method for Seismic Structural Analysis Muneo Hori VAiG, JAMSTEC
Integrated research for tsunami analysis and its prediction Kentaro Imai FEAT, IMG, JAMSTEC

<Computing Science>
Project Name
Name of Project Representative
Professional Affiliation of Project Representative
Development of Deep Learning based Image Recognition for Marine and Earth Sciences Daisuke Matsuoka CEIST, VAiG, JAMSTEC
Research and Development of Basic Technologies for Detecting Anomaly Predictor Using Unsupervised Machine Learning Algorithms Yujin Nakagawa MarE3, JAMSTEC

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

JAMSTEC : Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
VAiG : Research Institute for Value-Added-Information Generation
 -APL : Application Laboratory
 -CEIST : Center for Earth Information Science and Technology
 -MAT : Center for Mathematical Science and Advanced Technology
RIGC : Research Institute for Global Change
 -CEMA : Research Center for Environmental Modeling and Application
 -ESS : Earth Surface System Research Center
 -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
 MarE3 : Institute for Marine-Earth Exploration and Engineering