2017 JpGU Fellow

Koichiro Tsuruda


For outstanding contributions to magnetospheric and space physics by the developments of innovative instruments for research in VLF radio propagation and electric fields in space plasma.

A list of five major papers

〔1〕 Machida, S., and K. Tsuruda, Intensity and polarization characteristics of whistlers deduced from multi-station observations, J. Geophys. Res., 89, 1675-1682, 1984.
〔2〕 Tsuruda, K., H. Hayakawa, and M. Nakamura, Ion beams as diagnostic tools -DC electric field measurement in the ionosphere, Adv. Space Res., 8 (1), 165-174, 1988.
〔3〕 Tsuruda, K., H. Hayakawa, M. Nakamura, T. Okada, A. Matsuoka, F. S. Mozer, and R. Schmidt, Electric Field Measurements on the GEOTAIL Satellite, J. Geomag. Geoelectr., 46, 693-711, 1994.
〔4〕 Tsuruda, K., H. Hayakawa and M. Nakamura, Electric Field Measurements in the Magnetosphere by the Electron Beam Boomerang Technique, in 'Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas: Fields' Geophysical Monograph 103, ed. R. F. Paff, J. E. Borovsky, and D. T. Young, 39-45, 1998.
〔5〕 Yamamoto, T., and K. Tsuruda, The PLANET-B mission, Earth Planets Space, 50, 175-181, 1998.


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