Research Institute for Humanity and Nature

Staff Profile

NameTANAKA, Hiroki
AffiliationResearch Institute for Humanity and Nature
PositionVisiting Associate Professor
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Year of Birth1970
Academic Career1994.3 B.C Faculty of Agriculture, Kyoto University
1996.3 M.C, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University
1999.3 Ph.D, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University
Higher DegreesPh.D (Agricultural Science)
Fields of SpecializationEnvironmental Hydrology
Forest Hydrology
Academic Society MembershipsThe Japanese Forest Society
Japan Society of Hydrology and Water Resources
Meteorological Society of Japan



【Original Articles】

Shinoda T, Higuchi A, Tsuboki K, Hiyama T, Tanaka H, Endo S, Minda H, Uyeda H, Nakamura K 2009 Structure of convective circulation in the atmospheric boundary layer over the northwestern Pacific Ocean under a subtropical high. . Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan 87(6):979-996.

Shinoda T, Yamada H, Endo S, Tanaka H, Uyeda H Review of a research progress on the boundary layer and precipitation system on the eastern part of mainland China – 10 years since the GAME/HUBEX IOP -. Tenki 56(12):971-981. (in Japanese)

Research Presentations

【Oral Presentation】

Furuzawa FA, Tanaka H, Nakamura K Change of Precipitation over the Changjiang River Area Undergoing Sudden Change Revealed by TRMM Precipitation Radar, PR.. Annual meeting of Meteorological Society of Japan, November 2009, Fukuoka, Japan,. (in Japanese)

Tanaka H Role of the land surface on the water cycle. . China-Japan Joint Workshop on “Human-Nature Interactions in the Changjiang River Basin of China Experiencing Abrupt Change,”, September 2009, the Poyang Lake Laboratory for Wetland Ecosystem Research, NIGLAS, CAS, Xinzi, China.