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Yoshiyuki Kajikawa

  1. Affilation

    Postdoctoral Fellowship
    International Pacific Research Center, University of Hawaii,
    1680 East West Rd., POST Bldg. 4F, Honolulu, Hawaii 96822.
    Phone: +1-808-956-5755, Fax: +1-808-956-9425
    Email: ykaji at hawaii.edu

  2. Research Interests

    1. Interannual variability of the Intraseasonal variation (ISV) over the South China Sea.
    2. The relationship between Asian summer monsoon and Indian Ocean Dipole mode (IOD).
    3. Trend and long term variation of the Western North Pacific Monsoon (WNPM).
    4. Abrupt change of the Asian summer monsoon system.
    5. Role of the Philippine islands on Asian summer monsoon in multi-time scales.

  3. Publications

    1. Kajikawa, Y., B. Wang and J. Yang, 2009: A multi-time scale Australian monsoon index, Int. J. Climatol, doi: 10.1002/joc.1955. early view online.[paper]

    2. Kajikawa, Y., T. Yasunari, and B. Wang, 2009, Decadal change in intraseasonal variability over the South China Sea, Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L06810, doi:10.1029/2009GL037174. [paper]

    3. Liu, P., Y. Kajikawa, B. Wang, A. Kitoh, T. Yasunari, T. Li, H. Annamalai1, X. Fu, K. Kikuchi, R. Mizuta, K. Rajendran, D. E. Waliser and D. Kim, 2009: Tropical Intraseasonal Variability in the MRI-20km60LAGCM. J. Climate, 22, pp.2006-2022. [paper]

    4. Fujita, K., L. G. Thompson, Y. Ageta, T. Yasunari, Y. Kajikawa, A. Sakai and N. Takeuchi, 2006: Thirty-year history of glacier melting in the Nepal Himalayas., J. Geophys. Res., 111, D03109, doi:10.1029/2005JD005894.[paper]

    5. Kajikawa, Y. and T. Yasunari, 2005: Interannual variability of the 10-25- and 30-60-day variation over the South China Sea during boreal summer., Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L04710, doi:10.1029/2004GL021836. [paper]

    6. Kajikawa, Y., T. Yasunari and R. Kawamura, 2003: The role of the local Hadley circulation over the Western Pacific on the zonally asymmetric anomalies over the Indian Ocean., J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 81, pp.259-276.[paper]

    7. Yamazaki, K., H. Kamahori, K. Takahashi, H. Ueda, K. Aonashi, A. Yatagai, K. Kuma, Y. Takeuchi, H. Tada, Y. Fukutomi, H. Igarashi, H. Fujinami and Y. Kajikawa, 2000: Release of GAME Reanalysis Data., Tenki, 47, pp.659-663 (in Japanese). [paper]

    8. Kawamura, R., Y. Kajikawa and T. Yasunari, 1999: An inter-comparison between ECMWF and NCEP/NCAR reanalysis data concerning the Asian monsoon and ENSO systems, Report of the National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Prevention, 59 (in Japanese).

  4. Education

    - Ph.D. (Science), Department of Hydrospheric-Atmospheric Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
    - M.S., Department of Geoscience, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan
    - B.S., Department of Natural Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan

  5. Journal Reviewer

    1. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan
    2. J. Climate
    3. Int. J. Climatol.
    4. SOLA (Scientific Online Journal of the Atmosphere),
    5. Earth, Planets and Space (EPS)

  6. Membership

    1. Meteorological Society of Japan
    2. American Geophysical Union

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