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Syllabus of ADVANCED HYDROLOGY (2016)

Updated on 2016/3/3

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Kei Yoshimura, Kazuo Oki, Hyungjun Kim, Taikan Oki, Jan Polcher


Thursdays, 1:30pm-3:15pm


As313 Komaba II Campus


  • Kei YOSHIMURA (kei"at"aori.u-tokyo.ac.jp)
  • Kazuo OKI (kazu"at"iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp)
  • Hyungjun Kim (hjkim"at"rainbow.iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp)
  • Taikan OKI
  • Jan Polcher

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. 4/7@As313 Introduction, Water/Energy Balance (Yoshimura)
  2. 4/14@As313 Atmospheric Dynamics (Yoshimura)
  3. 4/21@As313 Precipitation (Yoshimura)
  4. 4/28@As313 Evapotranspiration (Yoshimura)
    (5/5 Cancel due to national holiday)
  5. 5/12@As303 Runoff and River Flow / Flood statistics / Rainfall-Runoff Models (Yoshimura)
  6. 5/19@As303 Ground water hydrology (Yoshimura)
  7. 5/26@As313 Midterm presentation
    (6/2 Cancel due to IIS open campus preparation)
  8. 6/9@As311 Global Hydrology (Oki T.)
  9. 6/16@As313 Remote Sensing of Water Quality (Oki K.)
  10. 6/23@As311 Isotope hydrology and Reanalyses (Yoshimura)
  11. 6/30@As313 Advances in modelling and remote sensing of hydrology (Kim)
  12. 7/7@As313 Dr. Jan Polcher special lecture
  13. 7/14@As313 Final presentation
  14. 7/21@As313 Final presentation2