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Syllabus of ADVANCED HYDROLOGY (2014)


Updated on 2014/3/12


Kei Yoshimura, Kazuo Oki, Goro Mouri, Michio Murakami, Hyungjun Kim, Taikan Oki


Thursdays, 1:30pm-3:10pm


As311 Komaba II Campus (except 24 April at As313)


  • Kei YOSHIMURA (kei"at"aori.u-tokyo.ac.jp)
  • Kazuo OKI (kazu"at"iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp)
  • Goro MOURI (mouri"at"rainbow.iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp)
  • Michio MURAKAMI (michio"at"iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp)
  • Hyungjun Kim (hjkim"at"rainbow.iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp)
  • Taikan OKI

Recommended Text

  • Brutsaert, 2005, “Hydrology: An Introduction”, Cambridge Univ. Press (both Japanese and English version are available)


  • Global Hydrological Cycle incl. Water/Energy Balance Eq.
  • Atmospheric Dynamics
  • Precipitation
  • Evapotranspiration
  • Runoff and River Flow/Flood statistics/Rainfall/ Runoff Models/ Ground water hydrology
  • Isotope Hydrology and Reanalyses
  • Environmental Ecology and Modelling
  • Water Quality
  • Remote Sensing of Water Quality
  • Urban Water System


  • 70% Term Project (Mid term Presentation (10%), Final Presentation (30%), Written Report (30%))
  • 30% Lecture Attendance

Lecture Dates

  1. 4/10@As311 Introduction (Oki T.)
  2. 4/17@As311 Global Hydrological Cycle incl. Water/Energy Balance Eq. (Yoshimura)
  3. 4/24@As313(!) Atmospheric Dynamics (Yoshimura) (5/1 Cancel due to substitution for Tuesday lectures)
  4. 5/8@As311 Precipitation (Yoshimura)
  5. 5/15@As311 Evapotranspiration (Yoshimura)
  6. 5/22@As311 Runoff and River Flow/Flood statistics/Rainfall/Runoff Models/ Ground water hydrology (Yoshimura)
  7. 5/29@As311 Isotope Hydrology and Reanalyses (Yoshimura)
  8. 6/5@As311 Mid term presentation
  9. 6/12@As311 Environmental Ecology and Modelling (Mouri)
  10. 6/19@As311 Water Quality (Oki K.)
  11. 6/26@As311 Remote Sensing of Water Quality (Oki K.)
  12. 7/3@As311 Urban Water System (Murakami)
  13. 7/10@As311 Advances in modelling and remote sensing of hydrology (Kim)
  14. 7/17@As311 Final presentation
  15. 7/24@As311 Final presentation2