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Staff Profile

NameHAMADA, Atsushi
AffiliationResearch Institute for Humanity and Nature
PositionSenior Project Researcher
Arrival day 
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Year of Birth1976
Academic CareerDepartment of Geophysics, Faculty of Science, Kyoto University, D.Course
(2008)
Department of Geophysics, Faculty of Science, Kyoto University, M.Course
(2001)
Higher DegreesD.Sc. (Kyoto University, 2010)
M.Sc (Kyoto University, 2001)
Fields of SpecializationTropical Meteorology
Satellite Meteorology
Academic Society MembershipsMeteorological Society of Japan
The Remote Sensing Society of Japan
American Meteorological Society
American Geophysical Union
Home Pagehttp://www.chikyu.ac.jp/hamada/

 

Papers

【Original Articles】

Yatagai, A., K. Kamiguchi, A. Hamada, O. Arakawa, and N. Yasutomi 2010,11 Daily precipitation analysis of using a dense network of rain gauges and satellite estimates over South Asia: Quality control. Proc. SPIE 7856. DOI:doi:10.1117/12.869648 (reviewed).

Hamada, A., and N. Nishi 2010,11 Observation-based estimation of cloud-top height by geostationary satellite split-window measurements trained with CloudSat data. Proc. SPIE 7856. DOI:10.1117/12.869386 (reviewed).

Hamada, A., and N. Nishi 2010,09 Development of a cloud-top height estimation method by geostationary satellite split-window measurements trained with CloudSat data. J. Appl. Meteor. Climate 49(9):2035-2049. (reviewed).

Suzuki, J., M. Fujiwara, A. Hamada, Y. Inai, J. Yamaguchi, R. Shirooka, F. Hasebe, and T. Takano 2010,07 Cloud-top height variability associated with equatorial Kelvin waves in the tropical tropopause layer during the Mirai Indian Ocean cruise for the Study of the MJO-convection Onset (MISMO) campaign. SOLA 6:97-100. DOI:10.2151/sola.2010-025 (reviewed).

K. Kamiguchi, O. Arakawa, A. Kitoh, A. Yatagai, A. Hamada, and N. Yasutomi 2010,05 Development of APHRO_JP, the first Japanese high-resolution daily precipitation product for more than 100 years. Hydrological Research Letters 4:60-64. (reviewed).

Inoue, T., D. Vila, K. Rajendran, A. Hamada, X. Wu, and L. Machado 2009 Life cycle of deep convective system over the eastern tropical Pacific observed by TRMM and GOES-W. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 87A:381-391. DOI:10.2151/jmsj.87A.381 (reviewed).

Yatagai, A., O. Arakawa, K. Kamiguchi, H. Kawamoto, M. I. Nodzu, and A. Hamada 2009 A 44-year daily gridded precipitation dataset for Asia based on a dense network of rain gauges. SOLA 5:137-140. DOI:10.2151/sola.2009-035 (reviewed).

Fujiwara, M., S. Iwasaki, A. Shimizu, Y. Inai, M. Shiotani, F. Hasebe, I. Matsui, N. Sugimoto, H. Okamoto, N. Nishi, A. Hamada, T. Sakazaki, and K. Yoneyama 2009 Cirrus observations in the tropical tropopause layer over the western Pacific.. J. Geophys. Res., 114(D09304). DOI:10.1029/2008JD011040 (reviewed).

Hamada, A., N. Nishi, S. Iwasaki, Y. Ohno, H. Kumagai, and H. Okamoto 2008 Cloud type and top height estimation for tropical upper-tropospheric clouds using GMS-5 split-window measurements combined with cloud radar measurements. SOLA 4:57-60. DOI:10.2151/sola.2008-015 (reviewed).

Nishi, N., J. Suzuki, A. Hamada, and M. Shiotani 2007 Rapid transitions of zonal wind around the tropical tropopause and their relation to the amplified equatorial Kelvin waves. SOLA 3:13-16. DOI:10.2151/sola.2007-004 (reviewed).

Nishi, N., M. K. Yamamoto, T. Shimomai, A. Hamada, and S. Fukao 2007 Fine structure of vertical motion in the stratiform precipitation region observed by a VHF Doppler radar installed in Sumatra, Indonesia. J. Appl. Meteor. Climate 46:522-537. DOI:10.1175/JAM2480.1 (reviewed).

Research Presentations

【Oral Presentation】

Hamada, A., K. Kamiguchi, O. Arakawa, N. Yasutomi, and A. Yatagai A continental scale daily gridded precipitation dataset for Asia based on a dense network of rain-gauges -APHRODITE project-. SPIE Asia Pacific Remote Sensing 2010, 2010.10.10-2010.10.15, Incheon, Republic of Korea.

Hamada, A., and N. Nishi Observation-based estimation of cloud-top height by geostationary satellite split-window measurements\break trained with CloudSat data. SPIE Asia Pacific Remote Sensing 2010, 2010.10.10-2010.10.15, Incheon, Republic of Korea.

Yatagai, A., A. Kitoh, K. Kamiguchi, O. Arakawa, N. Yasutomi, A. Hamada, T. Watanabe, J. Kubota, and M. Taniguchi Asian precipitation - highly-resolved observational data integration towards evaluation of the water resources. Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2010, 2010.05.23-2010.05.28, Makuhari.

Yasutomi, N., K. Kamiguchi, O. Arakawa, A. Hamada, and A. Yatagai Changes in the seasonal march of the East Asian summer monsoon rainfall analysed in highly resoluted daily gridded data. Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2010, 2010.05.23-2010.05.28, Makuhari.

Hamada, A., K. Kamiguchi, O. Arakawa, N. Yasutomi, and A. Yatagai Uncertainty analysis of daily gridded precipitation dataset based on a dense rain-gauge network. Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2010, 2010.05.23-2010.05.28, Makuhari.

Hamada, A., N. Nishi, and T. Inoue Development of a cloud-top height estimation method by geostationary satellite split-window measurements trained with cloudsat data. EGU General Assembly 2010, 2010.05.02-2010.05.07, Vienna.

Hamada, A. Cloud-top height estimation by geostationary satellite split-window measurements using CloudSat measurements. Fourth Japan-China-Korea Joint Conference on Meteorology, 2009.11.08-2009.11.10, Tsukuba.

Inoue, T., A. Hamada, Y. Hagihara, and S. Fukuda High-level cloud classified by the split window and CALIOP observations. EarthCARE Workshop 2009, June 2009, Kyoto.

【Poster Presentation】

A. Hamada, K. Kamiguchi, O. Arakawa, N. Yasutomi, and A. Yatagai A continental scale daily gridded precipitation dataset for Asia based on a dense network of rain gauges -APHRODITE project-. 2010 AGU Fall Meeting, 2010.12.13-2010.12.17.

Suzuki, J., M. Fujiwara, A. Hamada, K. Yoneyama, Y. Inai, R. Shirooka, and F. Hasebe Cloud-top-height variability associated with equatorial Kelvin waves in the tropical tropopause layer. Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2010, 2010.05.28-2010.05.28, Makuhari.

Hamada, A., K. Kamiguchi, O. Arakawa, N. Yasutomi, and A. Yatagai A 57-year daily gridded precipitation dataset for Asia based on a dense network of rain gauges --APHRODITE project--. EGU General Assembly 2010, 2010.05.03-2010.05.07, Vienna.

Hamada, A., and N. Nishi Cloud-top height estimation by geostationary satellite split-window measurements using CloudSat measurements. 2009 AGU Fall Meeting, December 2009, San Francisco.

Yatagai, A., N. Yasutomi, A. Hamada, K. Kamiguchi, and O. Arakawa A 47-year daily gridded precipitation dataset for Asia based on a dense network of rain gauges -APHRODITE project-. 2009 AGU Fall Meeting, December 2009, San Francisco.