JpGU Fellowship

Tetsuzo Yasunari


For outstanding contributions to meteorology and climatology, in particular to understanding of the formation and variability of Asian monsoon, and to promotion of international and interdisciplinary studies on global environmental changes

A list of five major papers

  1. Yasunari, T., 1979: Cloudiness Fluctuations Associated with the Northern Hemisphere Summer Monsoon. J. Meteorol. Soc. Japan, 57, 227-242.
  2. Yasunari, T., 1987: Global Structure of El Nino/Southern Oscillation. Part I. El Nino Composites. J. Meteorol. Soc. Japan, 65, 67-80.
  3. Yasunari, T., 1990: Impact of Indian Monsoon on the Coupled Atmosphere/Ocean System in the Tropical Pacific. Meteorol. & Atmos. Phys., 44, 29-41
  4. Yasunari, T., A. Kitoh and T. Tokioka, 1991: Local and Remote Responses to Excessive Snow Mass over Eurasia Appearing in the Northern Spring and Summer Climate―A Study with the MRI・GCM―. J. Meteorol. Soc. Japan, 69, 473-487.
  5. Yasunari T., K. Saito and K. Takata, 2006: Relative Roles of Large-Scale Orograghy and Land Surface Processes on Global Hydroclimate. Part I: Impacts on Monsoon Systems and the Tropics. J. Hydrometeorol. 7, 626-641.


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