Papers with reviews:

Published in 2019 (English)

  1. Wei, Z., X. Lee, F. Aemisegger, M. Benetti, M. Berkelhammer, M. Casado, K. Caylor, E. Christner, C. Dyroff, O. García, Y. González, T. Griffis, N. Kurita, J. Liang, M.-C. Liang, G. Lin, D. Noone, K. Gribanov, N. C. Munksgaard, M. Schneider, F. Ritter, H. C. Steen-Larsen, C. Vallet-Coulomb, X. Wen,J. S. Wright, W. Xiao and K. Yoshimura, A global database on high-frequency isotopic compositions of water vapour measured with infrared isotopic spectroscopy near the Earth surface, Scientific Data. https://doi.org/10.1038/sdata.2018.302 2019.

Published in 2018 (English)

  1. Onuma, Y., Takeuchi, N., Tanaka, S., Nagatsuka, N., Niwano, M. and Aoki, T., Observations and modelling of algal growth on a snowpack in north-western Greenland, The Cryosphere, Doi:10.5194/tc-12-2147-2018, 12(6), 2147-2158, 2018
  2. Krinner, G., Derksen, C., Essery, R., Flanner, M., Hagemann, S., Clark, M., Hall, A., Rott, H., Brutel-Vuilmet, C., Kim, H., Ménard, C. B., Mudryk, L., Thackeray, C., Wang, L., Arduini, G., Balsamo, G., Bartlett, P., Boike, J., Boone, A., Chéruy, F., Colin, J., Cuntz, M., Dai, Y., Decharme, B., Derry, J., Ducharne, A., Dutra, E., Fang, X., Fierz, C., Ghattas, J., Gusev, Y., Haverd, V., Kontu, A., Lafaysse, M., Law, R., Lawrence, D., Li, W., Marke, T., Marks, D., Ménégoz, M., Nasonova, O., Nitta, T., Niwano, M., Pomeroy, J., Raleigh, M. S., Schaedler, G., Semenov, V., Smirnova, T. G., Stacke, T., Strasser, U., Svenson, S., Turkov, D., Wang, T., Wever, N., Yuan, H., Zhou, W., and Zhu, D., ESM-SnowMIP: assessing snow models and quantifying snow-related climate feedbacks, Geosci. Model Dev., 11, 5027-5049, Doi: 10.5194/gmd-11-5027-2018, 2018.
  3. Tanoue, M., K. Ichiyanagi, K. Yoshimura, M. Kiguchi, T. Terao, T. Hayashi, Seasonal variation in isotopic composition and origins of precipitation over Bangladesh, PEPS, https://doi.org/10.1186/s40645-018-0231-4 , 2018.
  4. Saya, A., K. Yoshimura, T. Yoshikane, E.-C. Chang, T. Oki, Precipitation redistribution method for regional simulations of radioactive material transport during the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant accident, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 123. doi:10.1029/2018JD028531, 2018. [JGR]
  5. Murakami, M., T. Nirasawa, T. Yoshikane, K. Sueki, K. Sasa,K. Yoshimura, Estimation of dietary intake of radionuclides and effectiveness of regulation after the Fukushima accident and in virtual nuclear power plant accident scenarios, Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health, 2018.
  6. Yoshikane, T., K. Yoshimura, Dispersion characteristics of radioactive materials predicted using wind patterns, Scientific Reports, 8, 9926, 2018. [SciRep]
  7. Hirsch, A. L., B. P. Guillod, S. I. Seneviratne, U. Beyerle, L. R. Boysen, V. Brovkin, E. L. Davin, J. C. Doelman, H. Kim, D. M. Mitchell, T. Nitta, H. Shiogama, S. Sparrow, E. Stehfest, D. P. van Vuuren, S. Wilson, Biogeophysical Impacts of Land‐Use Change on Climate Extremes in Low‐Emission Scenarios: Results From HAPPI-Land, Earth's Future, 6(3), 396–409, 2018
  8. Reuter, J., N. Buenning, K. Yoshimura, Evaluating hydrological influences on mid-latitude δ18Op in the Middle East, Clim.Dyn., doi:10.1007/s00382-017-3798-3, 2018.
  9. Rahul P, K. Prasanna, Prosenjit Ghosh, Anilkumar N, Kei Yoshimura, Stable isotopes in water vapor and rainwater over Indian sector of Southern Ocean and estimation of fraction of recycled moisture, Scientific Reports, 8, 7552, 2018. [SciRep]
  10. Midhun M, Lekshmy PR, Ramesh R, K. Yoshimura, Sandeep KK, S. Kumar, R. Sinha, A. Singh and S. Srivastava, The effect of monsoon circulation on the stable isotopic composition of rainfall, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos, 123, 5205-5221, https://doi.org/10.1029/2017JD027427 , 2018.
  11. Wei, Z., X. Lee, Z. Liu, U. Seeboonruang, M. Koike, K. Yoshimura, Influences of large-scale convection and moisture source on monthly precipitation isotope ratios observed in Thailand, Southeast Asia, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 488, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2018.02.015, 2018. 
  12. Prasanna, K., P. Ghosh, S.K. Bhattacharya, P. Rahul, K. Yoshimura, N. Anilkumar, Moisture rainout fraction over the Indian Ocean during austral summer based on 18O/16O ratios of surface sea water, rainwater at latitude range of 10°N-60°S, Journal of Earth System Science, https://doi.org/10.1007/s12040-018-0960-1 2018.

Published in 2017 (English)

  1. Tanoue, M., K. Ichiyanagi, K. Yoshimura, J. Shimada, and Y. Hirabayashi, Estimation of the isotopic composition and origins of winter precipitation over Japan using a regional isotope circulation model, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., doi:10.1002/2017JD026751, 2017.
  2. Nitta, T., K. Yoshimura, A. Abe-Ouchi, Impact of arctic wetlands on the climate system: Model sensitivity simulations with the MIROC5 AGCM and a wetland scheme, J. Hydrometeor., doi:10.1175/JHM-D-16-0105.1, 2017.
  3. Furukawa, R., R. Uemura, K. Fujita, J. Sjolte, K. Yoshimura, S. Matoba, Y. Iizuka, Seasonal scale dating of a shallow ice core from Greenland using oxygen isotope matching between data and simulation, J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1002/2017JD026716, 2017.
  4. Toride, K., P. Neluwala, H.J. Kim, and K. Yoshimura (cor.), Feasibility Study of the Reconstruction of Historical Weather with Data Assimilation, Mon. Wea. Rev., doi:10.1175/MWR-D-16-0288.1, 2017.
  5. Park, K.J., K. Yoshimura, H. Kim, and T. Oki, Chronological development of terrestrial mean precipitation, BAMS, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0005.1, 2017.
  6. Okazaki, A. and K. Yoshimura, Development and evaluation of a system of proxy data assimilation for paleoclimate reconstruction, Clim. Past, doi:10.5194/cp-13-379-2017, 2017.
  7. Wei, Z., K. Yoshimura, L. Wang, D. Miralles, S. Jasechko, X. Lee, Revisiting the contribution of transpiration to global terrestrial evapotranspiration, Geophys. Res. Let., doi:10.1002/2016GL072235, 2017.
  8. Takakura, T., R. Kawamura, T. Kawano, K. Ichiyanagi, M. Tanoue, K. Yoshimura, An estimation of water origins in the vicinity of a tropical cyclone's center and associated dynamic processes, Clim. Dyn., doi:10.1007/s00382-017-3626-9, 2017.
  9. Ramzan, M., S. Ham, M. Amjad, E.-C. Chang and K. Yoshimura, Sensitivity evaluation of spectral nudging schemes in historical dynamical downscaling for South Asia, Advances in Meteorology, doi:10.1155/2017/7560818, 2017.
  10. Steen-Larsen, H.C., C. Risi, M. Werner, K. Yoshimura, V. Masson-Delmotte, Evaluating the skills of isotope-enabled general circulation models against in situ atmospheric water vapor isotope observations, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 122, doi:10.1002/2016JD025443, 2017.

Published in 2016 (English)

  1. Rahul P., P. Ghosha, S.K. Bhattacharya and K. Yoshimura, Controlling factors of rainwater and water vapor isotopes at Bangalore, India: Constraints from observations in 2013 Indian mon- soon, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121, doi:10.1002/2016JD025352, 2016.
  2. Suwarman, R., K. Ichiyanagi, M. Tanoue, K. Yoshimura, S. Mori, M. Yamanaka, F. Syamsudin, El Niño Southern Oscillation Signature in Atmospheric Water Isotopes over Maritime Continent during Wet Season, J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 95, 49-66, doi:10.2151/jmsj.2017-003, 2017.
  3. Yoshikane, T., K. Yoshimura, E.-C. Chang, A. Saya, and T. Oki, Long-distance transport of radioactive plume by nocturnal local winds, Scientific Reports, 6, doi:10.1038/srep36584, 2016.
  4. H. A. Belgaman, K. Ichiyanagi, M. Tanoue, R. Suwarman, K. Yoshimura, S. Mori, N. Kurita, M. D. Yamanaka, F. Syamsudin, Intraseasonal Variability of δ18O of Precipitation over the Indonesian Maritime Continent Related to the Madden–Julian Oscillation, SOLA, 12, 192-197, 2016.
  5. Liu, Z., K. Yoshimura, N. Buenning, Z. Jian, The response of winter Pacific North American pattern to the largest volcanic eruptions, Clim. Dyn., doi:10.1007/s00382-016-3287-0, 2016.
  6. Yang, H., K.R. Johnson, M.L. Griffiths, K. Yoshimura, Interannual controls on oxygen isotope variability in Asian Monsoon precipitation and implications for paleoclimate reconstructions, JGR-Atmos, 121, 8410-8428, doi:10.1002/2015JD024683, 2016.
  7. Bhattarai, R., K. Yoshimura, S. Seto, S. Nakamura, T. Oki, Statistical model for economic damage from flood inundation in Japan using rainfall data and socio-economic parameters, Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 16, 1063-1077, 2016.
  8. Wei, Z., K. Yoshimura, A. Okazaki, K. Ono, W. Kim, M. Yokoi, C.-T. Lai, Understanding the variability of water isotopologues in near-surface atmospheric moisture over a humid subtropical rice paddy in Tsukuba, Japan, J. Hydrol., 533, 91-102, 2016.
  9. Tanoue, M., K. Ichiyanagi, and K. Yoshimura, Verification of isotopic compositions of precipitation simulated by a regional isotope circulation model over Japan, Isotopes in Env. Health Studies, DOI:10.1080/10256016.2016.1148695, 2016.
  10. Ham, S., J.-W. Lee, K. Yoshimura, Assessing future climate changes in the East Asian summer and winter monsoon using Regional Spectral Model, J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 94, doi:10.2151/jmsj.2015-051, 2016.
  11. Ham, S., K. Yoshimura(cor.), H. Li, Historical dynamical downscaling for East Asia with the atmosphere and ocean coupled regional model, J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 94, doi:10.2151/jmsj.2015-046, 2016.

Published in 2015 (English)

  1. Jasechko, S., A. Lechler, F. S. R. Pausata, P. J. Fawcett, T. Gleeson, D. I. Cendón, J. Galewsky, A. N. LeGrande, C. Risi, Z. D. Sharp, J. M. Welker, M. Werner, and K. Yoshimura, Late-glacial to late-Holocene shifts in global precipitation δ18O, Clim. Past, 11, 1375-1393, doi:10.5194/cp-11-1375-2015, 2015.
  2. Chang, E.-C. and K. Yoshimura, A semi-Lagrangian advection scheme for radioactive tracers in the NCEP Regional Spectral Model (RSM), Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 3247-3255, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-3247-2015, 2015.
  3. Miyazaki, S., Saito, K., Mori, J., Yamazaki, T., Ise, T., Arakida, H., Hajima, T., Iijima, Y., Machiya, H., Sueyoshi, T., Yabuki, H., Burke, E. J., Hosaka, M., Ichii, K., Ikawa, H., Ito, A., Kotani, A., Matsuura, Y., Niwano, M., Nitta, T., O'ishi, R., Ohta, T., Park, H., Sasai, T., Sato, A., Sato, H., Sugimoto, A., Suzuki, R., Tanaka, K., Yamaguchi, S., and Yoshimura, K.: The GRENE-TEA model intercomparison project (GTMIP): overview and experiment protocol for Stage 1, Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 2841-2856, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-2841-2015, 2015.
  4. Liu, Z., Z. Jian, K. Yoshimura, N. H. Buenning, C. J. Poulsen, and G. J. Bowen, Recent contrasting winter temperature changes over North America linked to enhanced positive Pacific North American pattern, Geophys. Res. Let., doi:10.1002/2015GL065656, 2015.
  5. Urakawa, S., M. Kurogi, K. Yoshimura, and H. Hasumi, Modeling low salinity waters along the coast around Japan using a high resolution river discharge data set, J. Oceanography, doi:10.1007/s10872-015-0314-4, 2015.
  6. Yoshimura, K., Stable water isotopes in climatology, meteorology, and hydrology: A review. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 93, doi:10.2151/jmsj.2015-036, 2015.
  7. Wei, Z., K. Yoshimura, A. Okazaki, W. Kim, Z. Liu, M. Yokoi, Partitioning of evapotranspiration using high frequency water vapor isotopic measurement over a rice paddy field, Water Resour. Res.. doi:10.1002/2014WR016737, 2015.
  8. Lee, J.-W., S.-Y. Hong, J.-E. E. Kim, K. Yoshimura, S. Ham, M. Joh, Development and implementation of river-routing process module in a regional climate model and its evaluation in Korean river basins, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120, 4613–4629. doi:10.1002/2014JD022698, 2015.
  9. He, X., H. Kim, P.-E. Kirstetter, K. Yoshimura, E.-C. Chang, C. R. Ferguson, J. M. Erlingis, Y. Hong, T. Oki, The Diurnal Cycle of Precipitation in Regional Spectral Model Simulations over West Africa: Sensitivities to Resolution and Cumulus Schemes, submitted to Weather and Forecasting.
  10. Okazaki, A., Y. Satoh, G. Tremoy, F. Viemux, R. A. Scheepmaker, and K. Yoshimura, Interannual variability of isotopic composition in water vapor over West Africa and its relation to ENSO, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 3193-3204, doi:10.5194/acp-15-3193-2015, 2015.[ACP]
  11. Sutanto, S.J., G. Hoffmann, R.A. Scheepmaker, J. Worden, S. Houweling, K. Yoshimura, I. Aben, and T. Röckmann, Global-scale remote sensing of water isotopologues in the troposphere: representation of first-order isotope effects, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 999-1019, doi:10.5194/amt-8-999-2015, 2015.[AMT]
  12. Saya, A., K. Yoshimura, T. Oki, Simulation of radioactive tracer transport using IsoRSM and uncertainty analyses, Journal of JSCE 3, 60-66, doi:10.2208/journalofjsce.3.1_60, 2015. [JJSCE]

Published in 2014 (English)

  1. Kudo, T., R. Kawamura, H. Hirata, K. Ichiyanagi, M. Tanoue, and K. Yoshimura, Large-scale water vapor transport by a Rossby wave response to typhoon forcing during the Baiu/Meiyu season as revealed by the JRA-55 reanalysis, submitted to JGR-Atmos., 119, doi:10.1002/2014JD021999, 2014.[JGR-A]
  2. Yoshimura, K., T. Miyoshi, M. Kanamitsu, Observation System Simulation Experiments using Water Vapor Isotope Information, J.Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, doi:10.1002/2014JD021662, 2014.[JGR-A]
  3. Xu, C., M. Sano, K. Yoshimura, T. Nakatsuka1, Oxygen isotopes as a valuable tool for measuring annual growth in tropical trees that lack distinct annual rings, Geochemical Journal, in print.
  4. Berkelhammer, M., A. Sinha, M. Mudelsee, H. Cheng, K. Yoshimura, and J. Biswas, On the low-frequency component of the ENSO–Indian monsoon relationship: a paired proxy perspective, Clim. Past, 10, 733-744, doi:10.5194/cp-10-733-2014, 2014.[CP]
  5. Minamide, M. and K. Yoshimura, Orographic effect on the precipitation with Typhoon Washi, SOLA, 10, 67-71, 2014.[SOLA]
  6. Liu, Z., K. Yoshimura, G. J. Bowen, N. H. Buenning, C. Risi, J. M. Welker, F. Yuan, Paired oxygen isotope records reveal modern North American atmospheric dynamics during the Holocene, Nature Communications,doi:10.1038/ncomms4701, 2014. [Nature Comm.]
  7. Yoshimura, K., T. Miyoshi, and M. Kanamitsu, Observation system simulation experiments using water vapor isotope information, JGR-A, doi:20.1002/2014JD021662, 2014. [JGR]
  8. Chang, E.-C., S.-W. Yeh , S.-Y. Hong , J.-E. Kim , R. Wu , K. Yoshimura, Study on the changes in the East Asian precipitation in the mid-1990s using a high-resolution global downscaled atmospheric dataset, JGR-A, doi:10.1002/2013JD020903, 2014. [JGR]
  9. Ortega, P., D. Swingedouw, V. Masson-­Delmotte, C. Risi, B. Vinther, P. Yiou, R. Vautard, and K. Yoshimura, Characterizing atmospheric circulation signals in Greenland ice cores: insights from the weather regime approach, Clim. Dyn., doi:10.1007/s00382-014-2074-z, 2014. [ClimDyn]
  10. Liu, Z., K. Yoshimura, N. H. Buenning, X. He, Solar cycle modulation of the Pacific North American teleconnection influence on North American winter climate, Environ. Res. Letters, 9(2), doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/2/024004, 2014. [ERL]
  11. Nitta, T, K. Yoshimura, K. Takata, R. O’ishi, T. Sueyoshi, S. Kanae, T. Oki, A. Abe-Ouchi, and G. E. Liston, Representing variability in subgrid snow cover and snow depth in a global land model: Offline validation, J.Clim., 2014. [J.Clim]
  12. Hatono, M., K. Noda, H.-J. Kim, S. Baimoung, K. Yoshimura, K. Oki, and T. Oki, Analysis of the relation between surface water coverage and water volume using satellite data, Hydrol. Res. Let., 8(1), 15-19, 2014. [HRL]
  13. Liu, Z., K. Yoshimura, G.J. Bowen, J.M. Welker, GCM-based analysis of Pacific/North American (PNA) teleconnection controls on precipitation isotopes across the contiguous USA, J. Clim, 2014. [J.Clim]
  14. Nakamura, K., S. Aoki, K. Yoshimura, N. Kurita, Distribution of oxygen isotope ratio of precipitation in the Atlantic–Indian sectors of the Southern Ocean, SOLA, 10, doi:10.2151/sola.2014-032, 2014. [SOLA]
  15. Lee, J.-W., S. Ham, S.-Y. Hong, K. Yoshimura, M. Joh, Future changes in surface runoff over Korea projected by a regional climate model under A1B scenario, Advances in Meteorology, doi:10.1155/2014/753790, 2014. [Adv.Meteor.]
  16. Liu, G., K. Kojima, K. Yoshimura (cor.), A. Oka, Proxy interpretation of coral-recorded seawater δ18O using 1D model forced by isotope-incorporated GCM in tropical oceanic regions, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, doi:10.1002/2014JD021583. [JGR-A]

Published in 2013 (English)

  1. Prudhomme, C., I. Giuntoli, E. L. Robinson, D. B. Clark, N. W. Amell, R. Dankers, B. M. Fekete, W. Franssen, D. Gerten, S. N. Gosling, S. Hagemann, D. M. Hannah, H. Kim, Y. Masaki, Y. Satoh, T. Stacke, Y. Wada, and D. Wisser, Hydrological droughts in the 21st century, hotspots and uncertainties from a global mulimodel ensemble experiment, PNAS, doi:10.1073/pnas.1222473110, 2013. [PNAS]
  2. Elliott, J. D. Deryng, C. Muller, K. Frieler, M. Konzmann, D. Gerten, M. Glotter, M. Florke, Y. Wada, N. Best, S. Eisner, B. M. Fekete, C. Folberth, I. Foster, S. N. Gosling, I. Haddeland, N. Khabarov, F. Ludwig, Y. Masaki, S. Olin, C. Rosenzweig, A. C. Ruane, Y. Satoh, E. Schmid, T. Stacke, Q. Tang, and D. Wisser, Constraints and potentials of future irrigation water availability on agricultural production under climate change, PNAS, doi:10.1073/pnas.1222474110, 2013. [PNAS]
  3. Schewe, J., J. Heinke, D. Gerten, I. Haddeland, N. W. Arnell, D. B. Clark, R. Dankers, S. Eisner, B. M. Fekete, F. J. Colon-Gonzalez, S. N. Gosling, H. Kim, X. Liu, Y. Masaki, F. T. Portmann, Y. Satoh, T. Stacke, Q. Tang, Y. Wada, D. Wisser, T. Albrecht, K. Frieler, F. Piontek, L. Warszawski, P. Kabat, Multimodel assessment of water scarcity under climate change, PNAS, doi:10.1073/pnas.1222460110, 2013. [PNAS]
  4. Dankers, R., N. W. Amell, D. B. Clark, P. D. Falloon, B. M. Fekete, S. N. Gosling, J. Heinke, H. Kim, Y. Masaki, Y. Satoh, T. Stacke, Y. Wada, and D. Wisser, First look at changes in flood hazard in the Inter-Sectoral Impact Model Intercomparison Project ensemble, PNAS, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1302078110, 2013. [PNAS]
  5. Kim, J.-W., S.-W. Yeh, and E.-C. Chang, Combined effect of El Niño-Southern Oscillation and Pacific Decadal Oscillation on the East Asian winter monsoon, Clim. Dyn., 10.1007/s00382-013-1730-z, 2013. [ClimDyn]
  6. Chang, E.-C., S.-W. Yeh, S.-Y. Hong, and R. Wu, Sensitivity of summer precipitation to tropical sea surface temperatures over East Asia in the GRIMs GMP, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, 1824–1831, doi:10.1002/grl.50389, 2013. [GRL]
  7. Hong, S.-Y., H. Park, H.-B. Cheong, J.-E. E. Kim, M.-S. Koo, J. Jang, S. Ham, S.-O Hwang, B.-K. Park, E.-C. Chang, and H. Li, The Global/Regional Integrated Model system (GRIMs), Asia-Pacific J. Atmos. Sci., 49(2), 219-243, 2013. [A-P J.Atmos.Sci.]
  8. Li, H. M. Kanamitsu, S.-Y. Hong, K. Yoshimura, D.R. Cayan, V. Misra, and L. Sun, Projected climate change scenario over California by a regional ocean-atmosphere coupled model system, Clim. Change, doi: 10.1007/s10584-013-1025-8, 2013. [Clim.Change]
  9. Buenning, N.H., L. Stott, L. Kanner, K. Yoshimura, Diagnosing atmospheric influences on the interannual 18O/16O variations in western U.S. precipitations, Water, 5, 1116-1140, 2013. [Water]
  10. Liu, Z., K. Yoshimura, C. D. Kennedy, X. Wang, S. Pang, Water vapor δD over eastern Asia derived from SCIAMACHY satellite measurements, Science China Earth Sciences, 2013. [Sci.China]
  11. Lee, J.-W., S.-Y. Hong, E.-C. Chang, M.-S. Suh, H.-S. Kang, Assessment of future climate change over the East Asia due to the RCP scenarios downscaled by GRIMs-RMP, Clim. Dyn., doi: 10.1007/s00382-013-1841-6, 2013. [ClimDyn]
  12. Liu, G., K. Kojima, K. Yoshimura, T. Okai, A. Suzuki, T. Oki, F. Siringan, M. Yoneda, H. Kawahata, A model-based test of accuracy of seawater oxygen isotope ratio record derived from a coral dual proxy method at southeastern Luzon Island, the Philippines, JGR-Biogeo, doi:10.1002/jgrg.20074, 2013. [JGR]
  13. Farlin, J., C.-T. Lai, K. Yoshimura, Influence of synoptic weather events on the isotopic composition of atmospheric moisture in a coastal city of the western United States, WRR, doi:10.1002/wrcr.20305, 2013. [WRR].
  14. Suwarman R, K. Ichiyanagi, M. Tanoue, K. Yoshimura, S. Mori, M. D. Yamanaka, N. Kurita and F. Syamsudin. The Variability of Stable Isotopes and Water Origin of Precipitation over the Maritime Continent. SOLA, 9, 74-78, doi:10.2151/ sola.2013-01, 2013. [SOLA]
  15. Yoshimura, K. and M. Kanamitsu, Incremental correction for the dynamical downscaling of ensemble mean atmospheric fields, Mon. Wea. Rev., 2013. [AMS]
  16. Pierce, D., D. Cayan, T. Das, E. Maurer, N. Miller, Y. Bao, M. Kanamitsu, K. Yoshimura, M. Snyder, L. Sloan, G. Franco, and M. Tyree, The key role of heavy precipitation events in climate model disagreements of future annual precipitation changes in California, J. Clim, 2013. [J.Clim]
  17. Li, H., M. Kanamitsu, S.-Y. Hong, K. Yoshimura, D.R. Cayan, and V. Misra, A High-Resolution Ocean-Atmosphere coupled downscaling of a present climate over California, Clim. Dyn, doi: 10.1007/s00382-013-1670-7, 2013. [ClimDyn]
  18. Lee, J.-H., J. Worden, D.-C. Koh, K. Yoshimura, and J.-E. Lee, A seasonality of δD of water vapor (850-500 hPa) observed from space over Jeju island, Korea, Geosciences J., 17, 87-95, 2013. [Geosci.J.]

Published in 2012 (English)

  1. Berkelhammer, M., A. Sinha, L. Stott, H. Cheng, F. S. R. Pausata, and K. Yoshimura, An abrupt shift in the Indian monsoon 4000 years ago, in Climates, Landscapes, and Civilizations, Geophys. Monogr. Ser., vol. 198, edited by L. Giosan et al., 75-87, AGU, Washington, D. C., doi:10.1029/2012GM001207, 2012. [AGU]
  2. M. Schneider, S. Barthlott, F. Hase, Y. Gonzalez, K. Yoshimura, O. E. Garcia, E. Sepulveda, M. Gisi, R. Kohlhepp, S. Dohe, T. Blumenstock, K. Strong, D. Weaver, M. Palm, N. M. Deutscher, T. Warneke, J. Notholt, B. Lejeune, P. Demoulin, N. Jones, D. W. T. Griffith, D. Smale, and J. Robinson, Ground-based remote sensing of tropospheric water vapour isotopologues within the project MUSICA, submitted to Atmos. Meas. Tech., 2012. [AMT]
  3. Uemura, R., N. Yonezawa, K. Yoshimura, R. Asami, H. Kadena, K. Yamada, N. Yoshida, Factors controlling isotopic composition of precipitation on Okinawa Island, Japan: Implications for paleoclimate reconstruction in the East Asian Monsoon region, J. Hydrol., 2012. [J. Hydrol]
  4. Liu, Z., G.J. Bowen, J.M. Welker, and K. Yoshimura, Winter precipitation isotope (δ18O) slopes of the contiguous USA and their relationship to the Pacific/North American (PNA) pattern, Climate Dynamics, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-012-1548-0, 2012. [ClimDyn]
  5. Gimeno, L., A. Stohl, R. M. Trigo, F. Dominguez, K. Yoshimura, L. Yu, A. Drumond, A. M. Duran-Quesada, and R. Nieto, Oceanic and Terrestrial Sources of Continental Precipitation, Rev. Geophys., DOI:10.1029/2012RG000389, 2012. [RevGeophys]
  6. Buenning, N., L. Stott, K. Yoshimura, M. Berkelhammer, The cause of the seasonal variation in the oxygen isotopic composition of precipitation along the western U.S. coast, JGR-Atmos, 117, D18114, DOI:10.1029/2012JD018050, 2012. [JGR]
  7. Ishizaki, Y., K. Yoshimura, S. Kanae, M. Kimoto, N. Kurita, and T. Oki, Interannual variability of H218O in precipitation over the Asian monsoon region, JGR-Atmos, 117, D16308, DOI:10.1029/2011JD015890, 2012. [JGR]
  8. Okazaki, A., P. J.-F. Yeh, K. Yoshimura, M. Watanabe, M. Kimoto, and T. Oki, Changes in Flood Risk under Global Warming Estimated Using MIROC5 and the Discharge Probability Index, J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 90, 4, DOI:10.2151/jmsj.2012-405, 2012. [JMSJ]
  9. Zhu, M., L.D. Stott, B. Buckley, K. Yoshimura, K. Ra,Indo-Pacific Warm Pool convection and ENSO since 1867 AD derived from Cambodian pine tree cellulose oxygen isotopes, JGR-Atmos, 117, D11307, DOI:10.1029/2011JD017198, 2012. [JGR]
  10. Pierce, D., T. Das, D. Cayan, E.. Maurer, N. Miller, Y. Bao, M. Kanamitsu, K. Yoshimura, M. Snyder, L. Sloan, G. Franco, and M. Tyree, Probabilistic estimates of future changes in California temperature and precipitation using statistical and dynamical downscaling, Climate Dynamics, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-012-1337-9, 2012. [ClimDyn]
  11. Zhu, M., L. Stott, B. Buckley, and K. Yoshimura, 20th century seasonal moisture balance in Southeast Asian montane forests from tree cellulose δ18O, Climate Change, DOI: 10.1007/s10584-012-0439-z, 2012. [Climate Change]
  12. Sunmonu, N., K. Muramoto, N. Kurita, K. Yoshimura, and Y. Fujiyoshi, Characteristics of Seasonal Variation of Near-surface Water Vapor D/H Isotope Ratio Revealed by Continuous in situ Measurement in Sapporo, Japan, SOLA, 8, 5-8, 2012. [SOLA]
  13. Pfahl, S., H. Wernli, and K. Yoshimura, The isotopic composition of precipitation from a winter storm – a case study with the limited-area model COSMOiso, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 1629-1648, 2012. [ACP]
  14. Berkelhammer, M., L. Stott, K. Yoshimura, K. Johnson, and A. Sinha, Synoptic and mesoscale controls on the isotopic composition of precipitation in the southwestern US, Clim.Dyn., DOI:10.1007/s00382-011-1262-3, 2011. [ClimDyn]

Published in 2011 (English)

  1. Jiang, C.-L., S.T. Gille, J. Sprintall, K. Yoshimura and M. Kanamitsu, Spatial variation in turbulent heat fluxes in Drake Passage, J. Clim., doi:10.1175/2011JCLI4071.1, 2011. [AMS]
  2. Hiraoka, A., R. Kawamura, K. Ichiyanagi, M. Tanoue, and K. Yoshimura, Water origins over central and southern Japan during the early summer rainy season as simulated with an isotope circulation model, 7, 141-144, 2011. [SOLA]
  3. Welp, L., R.F. Keeling, H.A.J. Meijer, A.F. Bollenbacher, S.C. Piper, K. Yoshimura, R.J. Francey, C.E.Allison, and M. Wahlen, El Nino effects on the isotopic composition of oxygen in atmospheric CO2, Nature, 477, 579–582, doi:10.1038/nature10421, 2011. [Nature]
  4. Yoshimura, K., C. Frankenberg, J. Lee, M. Kanamitsu, J. Worden, T. Röckmann, Comparison of an isotopic AGCM with new quasi global satellite measurements of water vapor isotopologues, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D19118, doi:10.1029/2011JD016035, 2011. [JGR]
  5. Fudeyasu, H., K. Ichiyanagi, K. Yoshimura, S. Mori, N. Sakurai, J.-I. Hamada, M.D. Yamanaka, J. Matsumoto, and F. Syamsudin, Effects of large-scale moisture transport and mesoscale processes on precipitation isotope ratios observed at Sumatera, Indonesia, JMSJ, 89A, 49-59, 2011. [JMSJ]

Published in 2010 (English)

  1. Yoshimura, K., M. Kanamitsu, and M. Dettinger, Regional downscaling for stable water isotopes: A case study of an Atmospheric River event, J. Geophys. Res., 115, doi:10.1029/2010JD014032, 2010. [JGR]
  2. Kanamitsu, M., K. Yoshimura, Y-B Yhang and S-Y Hong, Errors of interannual variability and trend in dynamical downscaling of Reanalysis, J. Geohpys. Res., 115, doi:10.1029/2009JD013511, 2010. [JGR]
  3. Schneider, M., K. Yoshimura, F. Hase, and T. Blumenstock, The ground-based FTIR network's potential for investigating the atmospheric water cycle, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 3427-3442, 2010. [ACP]

Published before 2009 (English; selected only)

  1. Frankenberg, C., K. Yoshimura, T. Warneke, I. Aben, A. Butz, N. Deutscher, D. Griffith, F. Hase, J. Notholt, M. Schneider, H. Schrijver, T. Röckmann: Dynamic processes governing lower-tropospheric HDO/H2O ratios as observed from space and ground, Science, 325, 1374-1377, 2009. [AAAS]
  2. Yoshimura, K. and M. Kanamitsu, Specification of external forcing for regional model integrations, Mon. Wea. Rev., 137, 1409–1421, 2009. [AMS]
  3. Yoshimura, K., M. Kanamitsu, D. Noone, and T. Oki, Historical isotope simulation using Reanalysis atmospheric data, J. Geophys. Res, 113, D19108, doi:1029.10/2008JD010074, 2008. [AGU]
  4. Yoshimura, K., T. Sakimura, T. Oki, S. Kanae, and S. Seto, Toward flood risk prediction: a statistical approach using a 29-year river discharge simulation over Japan, Hydrol. Res. Let., 2, 22-26, 2008. [JSTAGE]
  5. Yoshimura, K. and M. Kanamitsu, Dynamical global downscaling of global reanalysis, Mon. Wea. Rev. 136, 8, 2983-2998, 2008. [AMS]
  6. Yoshimura, K., S. Miyazaki, S. Kanae, and T. Oki, Iso-MATSIRO, a land surface model that incorporates stable water isotopes, Glob. Planet. Change, 51, 90-107, 2006. Abstract [Sci.Dir.]
  7. Yoshimura, K., T. Oki, and K. Ichiyanagi, Evaluation of two-dimensional atmospheric water circulation fields in reanalyses by using precipitation isotopes databases, J. Geophys. Res., 109(D20), doi:10.1029/2004JD004764, 2004. Abstract [AGU]
  8. Yoshimura, K., T. Oki, N. Ohte, and S. Kanae, Colored moisture analysis estimates of variations in 1998 Asian monsoon water sources, J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 82, 1315-1329, 2004. Abstract [JSTAGE]
  9. Yoshimura, K., T. Oki, N. Ohte, and S. Kanae, A quantitative analysis of short-term 18O variability with a Rayleigh-type isotope circulation model. J. Geophys. Res., 108(D20), 4647, doi:10.1029/2003JD003477, 2003. Abstract [AGU]

Published in 2018 (Japanese)

  1. 庄司悟、岡﨑淳史、芳村圭、気候プロキシデータ同化における観測インパクトの時空間偏在性に関する考察, 土木学会論文集B1(水工学), 74, No.5, I_49-I_54, 2018.
  2. 井田寛子、芳村圭、沖大幹、生物季節と地球温暖化~サクラ開花への影響~, 土木学会論文集B1(水工学), 74, No.5, I_31-I_36, 2018.
  3. 大沼友貴彦、金炯俊、芳村圭、新田友子、大石龍太、高田久美子、陸域モデル国際相互比較実験(LS3MIP)を想定したMATSIROによる20世紀再現実験. 土木学会論文集B1(水工学), 74(5), I_43-I_48, 2018.
  4. 斉藤和之、森淳子、町屋広和、宮崎真、伊勢武史、末吉哲雄、山崎剛、飯島慈裕、伊川浩樹、市井和仁、伊藤昭彦、大石龍太、太田岳史、堅田元喜、小谷亜由美、佐々井崇博、佐藤篤司、佐藤永、杉本敦子、鈴木力英、田中克典、新田友子、庭野匡思、Eleanor Burke、朴昊澤、山口悟、北極陸域モデル相互比較GTMIPの熱・水収支解析. 雪氷, 80(2), 159-174, 2018.
  5. 芳村圭、新田友子、石塚悠太、多田真嵩、鈴木健太郎、竹村俊彦、短寿命気候汚染物質による陸域水循環への影響.土木学会論文集B1(水工学), 74, 2018.
  6. 板谷知明、芳村圭、深層学習を用いた水文気象場のダウンスケーリング手法の開発.土木学会論文集B1(水工学), 74, 2018.
  7. 森山文晶、芳村圭、筆保弘徳、領域大気海洋結合モデルの不確実性の検証.土木学会論文集B1(水工学), 74, 2018.

Published in 2017 (Japanese)

  1. 藪優太郎,芳村圭,Hyungjun KIM,新田友子,鳩野美佐子,石塚悠太,向田清峻,可知美佐子,沖大幹,1km 解像度陸面モデルによる河川流量の検証.土木学会論文集G(環境),地球環境研究論文集, doi:10.2208/jscejer.73.I_71, 2017
  2. 野本大輔,芳村圭,平成27年関東・東北豪雨時のつくば市真瀬における水蒸気同位体比時間変動の決定要因に関する研究.土木学会論文集G(環境),地球環境研究論文集, doi:10.2208/jscejer.73.I_275, 2017
  3. Aslam, M.H. and K. Yoshimura, Sediment yield in Jhelum river basin with and without climate change impact in Pakistan, 土木学会論文集B1(水工学), 73, I_85-90, 2017.

Published in 2016 (Japanese)

  1. 芳村圭、水同位体比情報を用いたデータ同化、水文科学会誌, 46, 87-99, 2016.
  2. 鳩野美佐子, 芳村圭, 荒川隆, 山崎大, 沖大幹, 高解像度河川氾濫過程の導入が大気大循環モデルの推計値に及ぼす影響. 土木学会論文集B1(水工学), 72, I_115-I_120, 2016
  3. 芳村 圭, 中村晋一郎, 鳩野美佐子, 向田清峻, 石塚悠太, 内海信幸, 木口雅司, 金炯俊, 乃田啓吾, 牧野達哉, 鼎信次郎, 沖大幹, 平成27年9月関東・東北豪雨による茨城県常総市における鬼怒川洪水に関する調査及び考察. 土木学会論文集B1(水工学), 72, I_1273-I_1278, 2016

Published in 2015 (Japanese)

  1. 新田友子・芳村圭・阿部彩子、陸域水循環の再現性向上と気温バイアス低減に向けた簡易湿地スキームによる感度実験、土木学会論文集B1(水工学), 71(4), I_955-I_960, 2015.
  2. 佐藤 雄亮・芳村 圭・金 炯俊・沖 大幹、旱魃の将来変化に対する水資源管理の効果に関する研究、土木学会論文集B1(水工学), 71(4), I_391-I_396, 2015.
  3. 高野雄紀・上村剛史・村上道夫・芳村圭, 新宿区おとめ山公園湧水の湧水量の経年変化とその要因, 地下水学会誌, 57, 171-185, 2015. [JSTAGE]

Published in 2014 (Japanese)

  1. Wei, Z., A. Okazaki, H. Maeda, Y. Satoh, M. Kiguchi, K. Noda, M. Koike, W. Kim, Z. Liu, and K. Yoshimura, Investigating vegetation-atmosphere water exchange by using high frequency spectroscopy vapor isotope observations, 土木学会論文集B1(水工学), 2014. 
  2. 鳩野美佐子・芳村圭・山崎大・沖大幹, 陸面・河川氾濫モデルによる洪水影響人口の全球実時間算定システムの構築, 土木学会論文集B1(水工学), 2014. 

Published in 2013 (Japanese)

  1. 佐谷茜・芳村圭・沖大幹、IsoRSMを用いた放射性物質移流シミュレーション及び不確実性の分析、水工学論文集、57、2013.
  2. 新田友子・芳村圭・J.D. Annan・J.C. Hargreaves4・鼎信次郎・沖大幹、アンサンブル実験による全球陸域積雪シミュレーションの不確実性評価、水工学論文集、57、2013.
  3. Shrestha, M., T. Koike, L. Wang, and K. Yoshimura, Long-term (1948-2006) simulation of snow depth at Yagisawa dam site using JP10 reanalysis and energy balance snow model (WEB-DHM-S), Annual Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, JSCE, 57, 2013.
  4. 芳村圭・三好建正・金光正郎、アンサンブルカルマンフィルタを用いた 水同位体比データ同化に向けた理想化実験、水工学論文集、57、2013.

Published in 2012 (Japanese)

  1. 小島啓太郎・芳村圭・鈴木淳・沖大幹、サンゴ記録と同位体大循環モデルを用いた海水酸素同位体比変動メカニズムの定量的理解、水工学論文集、56、2012
  2. 新田友子・芳村圭・高田久美子・大石龍太・鼎信次郎・沖大幹、陸面モデルにおけるサブグリッドスケールの積雪被覆率と積雪深の変化の表現、水工学論文集、56、2012

Published before 2009 (Japanese; selected only)

  1. 芳村圭,気象・気候と水の安定同位体比との関わり.気象研究ノート第220号,1-14, 2009.
  2. 芳村圭,水同位体比のためのモデリングとモデルを用いた解析.気象研究ノート第220号,79−108,2009.
  3. 芳村圭・一柳錦平,東アジアにおける降水d-excess季節変動に関する再考察.水文・水資源学会誌,22, 262-276, 2009.[JSTAGE]
  4. 芳村圭,岡澤毅,キムヒュンジュン,瀬戸心太,小岩祐樹,沖大幹,鼎信次郎,気象庁メソ予報モデルGPVを用いた日本域河川流量予測システムの構築と検証,水工学論文集第51巻,403-408, 2007. 


  1. 筆保弘徳・芳村圭(編),天気と気象についてわかっていることいないこと,ベレ出版,ISBN 978-4-86064-351-5,280p, 2013.
  2. 芳村圭・一柳錦平・杉本敦子(編),気象研究ノート第220号「気象学における水安定同位体比の利用」,日本気象学会,ISBN978-4-904129-03-6,129p,2009

Awards and Honors

  1. 2014 Mar. K. Yoshimura, 水工学論文賞,土木学会水工学委員会
  2. 2012 Apr. K. Yoshimura, The Young Scientists’ Prize, The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
  3. 2011 Oct. K. Yoshimura, Innovation Award for ACRS2011 from AARS Foundation

Before 2009

  1. 2008 Aug., K. Yoshimura, Thesis Award for Young Scientists from Japan Society of Hydrology and Water Resources Engineering.
  2. 2004 Mar., K. Yoshimura, Young Scientist Thesis Award of Annual Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, Japan Society of Civil Engineering
  3. 2002 Sep., K. Yoshimura, Furuichi Award. (upper 10% of master course graduates)
  4. 2001 Aug., K. Yoshimura, Excellent Poster Award of Japan Society of Hydrology and Water Resources.

Newspaper, etc.

  1. NHKメガクライシス2第2集(2017/9/9)「異常気象・スーパー台風 予測不能の恐怖」
  2. 朝日小学生新聞(2017/6/8)「『蒸散』研究で地球の未来がわかる」file20170608. 朝日小学生新聞.pdf
  3. 日刊工業新聞(2017/5/16)「蒸散寄与率を解明」file日刊工業新聞(20170516).pdf
  4. Japan Times (2015/12/21) “Joso disaster prompts ministry rethink of flood control, prediction policies”
  5. 日経ホームビルダー(2015/10/21)「洗掘で家が流れ、基礎が浮く」file『日経ホームビルダー』201511p13-16.pdf
  6. 公明新聞(2015/10/14)「水害が多発 どう高める水防力」file公明新聞10月14日付.pdf
  7. 日経アーキテクチュア(2015/10/10)「関東・東北豪雨の教訓」file日経アーキテクチュア10月10日号.pdf
  8. NHKニュース7(2015/10/1)「鬼怒川南北30キロ余で「パイピング」現象」file鬼怒川 南北30キロ余で「パイピング」現象 NHKニュース.pdf
  9. 日本経済新聞朝刊(2015/9/21)「鬼怒川堤防なぜ決壊? 軟らかい土質も影響 」
  10. Japan Times (2015/9/12) "Authorities knew of flood risk; detailed simulation done 10 years ago"
  11. Japan Times (2015/9/11) "How Japan’s devastating rainstorm came about"
  12. 読売新聞朝刊(2015/6/7)「都市のわき水実は水道管漏水も」file20150607Yomiuri_Takano_GW.pdf
  13. 読売新聞夕刊(2014/6/21)「世界を旅する雨」file世界を旅する雨.pdf
  14. 日刊工業新聞電子版(2014/4/14)「北米の過去8000年の大気温度、太陽活動周期と関連ー東大が発見」プレスリリース記事はこちら
  15. SIO Exploration Magazine (2009Nov/Dec), "Not so much the heat, but the humidity", http://explorations.ucsd.edu/Research_Highlights/2009/Nov_Dec/Water_Vapor/
  16. WCRP News (2007/08/28), Report on ICSU Young Scientist Conference 
  17. しんぶん赤旗(2005/7/24 日) 「雨水のたびを調べる」
  18. 朝日ニュースター『キッズニュース』(2004/6/20、26) HOTワード
  19. 山梨日日新聞(2004/6/26 土) 山梨彩時記・夏「梅雨空に思い巡らす」
  20. 朝日新聞朝刊(2004/5/13 木) 「東京の雨はブレンド品」
  21. 日刊工業新聞(2004/5/13 木) 「地球規模で雨の起源推定」