JpGU Fellowship

Yutaka Kondo


for outstanding contributions to atmospheric science and atmospheric environmental science, in particular for the understanding of the destruction of stratospheric ozone, the production of ozone in the troposphere and the effect of black carbon on the climate.

A list of five major papers

  1. Kondo, Y., T. Sugita, R.J. Salawitch, M. Koike, and T. Deshler, Effect of Pinatubo aerosols on stratospheric NO, J. Geophys. Res., 102, 1205-1213, 1997.
  2. Kondo, Y., M. Koike, S. Kawakami, H.B. Singh, R. Talbot, H. Nakajima, G.L. Gregory, D.R. Blake, G.W. Sachse, and J.T. Merrill, Profiles and partitioning of reactive nitrogen over the Pacific Ocean in winter and early spring, J. Geophys. Res., 102, 28405-28424, 1997.
  3. Kondo, Y., H. Irie, M. Koike, and G.E. Bodeker, Denitrification and nitrification in the Arctic stratosphere during the winter of 1996-1997, Geophys. Res. Lett., 27, 337-340, 2000.
  4. Kondo, Y., L. Sahu, N. Moteki, F. Khan, N. Takegawa, X. Liu, M. Koike, T. Miyakawa, Consistency and traceability of black carbon measurements made by laser-induced incandescence, thermal-optical transmittance, and filter-based photoabsorption techniques, Aerosol Sci. Tech., 45, 295-312, doi: 10.1080/02786826.2010.533215, 2011.
  5. Bond, T. C., S. J. Doherty, D. W. Fahey, P. M. Forster, T. Berntsen, O. Boucher, B.J. DeAngelo, M. G. Flanner, S. Ghan, B. Kärcher, D. Koch, S. Kinne, Y. Kondo, P.K. Quinn, M. C. Sarofim, M. G. Schulz, M. Schulz, C. Venkataraman, H. Zhang, S. Zhang, N. Bellouin, S. Guttikunda, P. K. Hopke, M. J. Jacobson, J. Kaiser, Z. Klimont, U. Lohmann, J. P. Schwarz, D. Shindell, T. Storelvmo, S. G. Warren, and C. S. Zender, Bounding the role of black carbon aerosol in the climate system: A scientific assessment, J. Geophys. Res., 118, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50171, 2013.


Makoto Koike