Members’ Publications


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  • Ashina, S., Nakata, T. (2008) Energy-efficiency strategy for CO2 emissions in a residential sector in Japan. Appl. Energ., 85.
  • Tanaka, T., Fukabori, M., Sugita, T., Nakajima, H., Yokota, T., Watanabe, T., Sasano, Y. (2006) Spectral line parameters for CO2 bands in the 4.8- to 5.3-micron region. J. Mol. Spectrosc., 239, 1-10.
  • Fujino, J., Nair, R., Kainuma, M., Masui, T., Matsuoka, Y. (2006) Multi-gas mitigation analysis on stabilization using AIM global model. The Energy Journal, 343-353.
  • Yamagata Y. (2006) Terrestrial carbon budget and ecosystem modelling in Asia. Global Change Newsletter, IGBP, vol. 67, 6-7.
  • Takemura, T., Tsushima, Y., Yokohata, T., Nozawa, T., Nagashima, T., Nakajima, T. (2006) Contribution of anthropogenic surface radiative forcing to climate change in the 20th century, Geophs. Res. Lett., 33, L19705, doi:10.1029/2006GL026666.
  • Obersteiner, M., Alexandrov, G., Benitez, P. C., McCallum, I., Kraxner, F., Riahi, K., Rokityanskiy, D., Yamagata. Y. (2006) Global supply of biomass for energy and carbon sequestration from afforestation/reforestation activities. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change, Vol. 11, No. 5-6, 1003-1021.
  • Yoshida, Y., Asano, S., Iwanami, K. (2006) Retrieval of microphysical properties of water, ice, and mixed-phase clouds using a triple-wavelength radar and microwave radiometer. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 84, 1005-1031.
  • Iwao, K., Nishida, K., Kinoshita, T., Yamagata, Y. (2006) Validating land cover maps with Degree Confluence Project information. Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 33, L23404, doi:10.1029/2006GL027768.
  • Yamano, H., Shimazaki, H., Matsunaga, T., Ishoda, A., McClennen, C., Yokoki, H., Fujita, K., Osawa, Y., Kayanne, H. (2006) Evaluation of various satellite sensors for waterline extraction in a coral reef environment: Majuro Atoll, Marshall Islands. Geomorphology, 82, 398-411.
  • Park, C. B., Nakane, H., Sugimoto, N., Matsui, I., Sasano, Y., Fujinuma, Y., Ikeuchi, I. Kurokawa, J., Furuhashi, N. (2006) Algorithm improvement and validation of National Institute for Environmental Studies ozone differential absorption lidar at the Tsukuba Network for the Detection of Stratospheric Change complementary station. Appl. Opt., 45, 3561-3576.
  • Yokouchi, Y., Taguchi, S., Saito, T., Tohjima, Y., Tanimoto, H., Mukai, H. (2006) High frequency measurements of HFCs at a remote site in East Asia and their implications for Chinese emissions. Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L21814.
  • Oka, A., Hasumi, H., Okada, N., Sakamoto, T. T., Suzuki, T. (2006) Deep convection seesaw controlled by freshwater transport through the Denmark Strait. Ocean Modelling, 15, 157-176.
  • Yoshida, Y. (2006) Development of air conditioning technologies to reduce CO2 emissions in the commercial sector. Carbon Balance and Management 2006, 1:12; doi:10.1186/1750-0680-1-12.
  • Ito, A., Sasai, T. (2006) A comparison of simulation results from two terrestrial carbon cycle models using three climate datasets. Tellus Series B 58, 513-522.
  • Ito, A. (2006) Simulation of global terrestrial carbon cycle using the JRA-25 reanalysis as forcing data. SOLA, 2006, Vol.2, 148-151, doi:10.2151/sola. 2006-038.
  • Shiogama, H., Christidis, N., Caesar, J., Yokohata, T., Nozawa, T., Emori, S. (2006) Detection of greenhouse gas and aerosol influences on changes in temperature extremes. SOLA, 2006, Vol.2, 152-155, doi:10.2151/sola.2006-039.
  • Ooba, M., Hirano, T., Mogami, J., Hirata, R., Fujinuma, Y. (2006) Comparisons of gap-filling methods for carbon flux data set: a combination of a genetic algorithm and an artificial neural network. Ecological modeling, 198(2006), 473-486.
  • Kawase, R., Matsuoka, Y., Fujino, J. (2006) Decomposition analysis of CO2 emission in long-term climate stabilization scenarios. Energy Policy, 34 (2006), 2113-2122.
  • Ichinose, T., Yasui, I. (2006) Future scenarios: predicting our environmental future, in regional sustainable development review: Japan. Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), UNESCO.
  • Hijioka, Y., Masui, T., Takahashi, K., Matsuoka, Y., Harasawa, H. (2006) Development of a support tool for greenhouse gas emissions control policy to help mitigate the impact of global warming. Environmental Economics and Policy Studies, 7(3), 331-345.
  • Kim Y., Choi W.Lee K.-M., Park J.H., Massie S.T., Sasano Y., Nakajima, H., Yokota T. (2006) Polar stratospheric clouds observed by the ILAS-II in the Antarctic region: Dual compositions and variation of compositions during June to August of 2003. J. Geophys. Res., 111, D13S90,
  • Sarma, V.V.S.S., Saino, T., Sasaoka, K., Nojiri, Y., Ono, T., Ishii, M., Inoue, H.Y., Matsumoto, K. (2006) Basin-scale pCO2 distribution using satellite sea surface temperature, Chl a, and climatological salinity in the North Pacific in spring and summer. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 20, GB3005, doi10.1029/2005GB002594.
  • Umemiya, C. (2006) Improving GHG inventories by regional information exchange: a report from Asia. Carbon Balance and Management, 1:9, doi:10.1186/1750-0680-1-9.
  • Tanimoto, H., Mukai, H., Hashimoto, S., Norris, J. E. (2006) Intercomparison of ultraviolet photometry and gas-phase titration techniques for ozone reference standards at ambient levels. J. Geophys. Res., 111, D16313, doi:10.1029/2005JD006983.
  • Fransson, A., Chierici, M., Nojiri, Y. (2006) Increased net CO2 outgassing in the upwelling region of the southern Bering Sea in a period of variable marine climate between 1995 and 2001. Journal of Geophysical Research, 111, C08008, doi10.1029/2004JC002759, 2006/09/05.
  • Shiogama, H., Nagashima, T., Yokohata, T., Crooks, S. A., Nozawa, T. (2006) Influence of volcanic activity and changes in solar irradiance on surface air temperatures in the early twentieth century. Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L09702, doi:10.1029/2005GL025622.
  • Hanaoka T., Kainuma, M., Kawase, R., Matsuoka, Y. (2006) Emissions scenarios database and regional mitigation analysis: a review of post-TAR mitigation scenarios. Environmental Economics and Policy Studies, 7:367-389, DOI 10.1007/s10018-005-0110-2.
  • Tsushima, Y., Emori, S., Ogura, T., Kimoto, M., Webb, M. J., Williams, K. D., Ringer, M. A., Soden, B. J., Li, B., Andronova N. (2006) Importance of mixed-phase cloud distribution in the control climate for assessing the response of clouds to carbon dioxide increase - A multi model study. Clim. Dyn., 27, 113-126, DOI:10.1007/s00382-006-0127-7.
  • Lin, J.-L., Kiladis, G. N., Mapes, B. E., Weickmann, K. M., Sperber, K. R., Lin, W., Wheeler, M. C., Schubert, S. D., Del Genio, A., Donner, L. J., Emori, S., Gueremy, J.-F., Hourdin, F., Rasch, P. J., Roeckner, E., Scinocca, J. F. (2006) Tropical intraseasonal variability in 14 IPCC AR4 climate models - Part I: Convective signals. J. Clim., 19, 2665-2690.
  • Ichinose, T. (2006) Recent counteractions for urban heat island in regional autonomies in Japan. Urban Dimensions of Environmental Change: Science, Exposures, Policies and Technologies, Science Press, 161-167.
  • Shu, J., Ichinose, T., Yang, X., Jiang, T., Zhang, C. (2006) Monitoring and numerical simulation of urban heat island in Shanghai, China. Urban Dimensions of Environmental Change: Science, Exposures, Policies and Technologies, Science Press, 67-78.
  • Nakicenovic, N., Kolp, P., Riahi, K., Kainuma, M., Hanaoka, T. (2006) Assessment of emissions scenarios revisited. Environmental Economics and Policy Studies, 7:137-173, DOI 10.1007/s10018-005-0110-0.