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NameYASUNARI Tetsuzo
AffiliationResearch Institute for Humanity and Nature
Arrival day2013-04-01
Leaving the office day 
Year of Birth1947
Professional CareerDirector-General, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature (4/2013- )
Designated Professor, Hydrospheric Atmospheric Research Center (HyARC), Nagoya University. (4/2012-3/2013 )
Professor, Hydrospheric Atmospheric Research Center (HyARC), Nagoya University. (8/2002-3/2012)
Leader, Global COE program “From Earth System Science to Basic and Clinical Environmental Studies” (2009-2012)
Leader, the 21st Century COE Program "The Sun-Earth-Life Interactive System (SELIS)" (2003-2008)
Visiting Professor, Department of Earth & Planetary Science, the University of Tokyo. (4/2003-3/2006)
Professor, Climatology & Meteorology, University of Tsukuba. (4/1992-7-2002)
Associate Professor, Climatology & Meteorology, University of Tsukuba. (6/1990-3/1992)
Assistant Professor, Climatology & Meteorology, University of Tsukuba. (8/1984-8/1985)
Visiting Scientist, Department of Meteorology, Florida State University (8/1984-8/1985)
Research Associate, Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University. (4/1977-3/1982)
Higher DegreesD.Sc., Meteorology & Climatology (Kyoto University, 1981)
M.S., Meteorology (Kyoto University, 1974)
Fields of SpecializationMeteorology
Climate systems studies
Academic Society MembershipsThe Association of Japanese Geographers
Meteorological Society of Japan
Japan Society of Hydrology and Water Resources
The Japanese Society of Snow and Ice
American Geophysical Union
American Meteorological Society
AwardsChichibuno-Miya Memorial award (as a group member) 1980
Yamamoto Prize, Meteorological Society of Japan 1981
Research Award (Gakkai-sho), Meteorological society of Japan 1986
Nikkei Prize for Global Environmental Study and Technology 1991
Fujiwara Prize, Meteorological Society of Japan 2002
International Award, Japanese Society of Hydrology and Water resources 2006
Meritorious Deed Award, Japan Society of Hydrology and Water Resources 2014
Japan Geoscience Union Fellow 2015
Best Paper Award of Society of Environmental Science, Japan 2015
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YASUNARI.T. et al, 2008 Recent Trends in summer Precipitation in China and Mongolia. Monsoon Asia Integrated Regional Study on Global Change. Change in the Human-Monsoon System of East Asia in the Context of Global Change, 1. World Science Publishing.

YASUNARI Tetsuzo, et al. 2008 Recent Trends in summer Precipitation in China and Mongolia. Changes in the Human-Monsoon System of East Asia in the Context of Global Change. Monsoon Asia Integrated Regional Study on Global Change, Vol.1. World Science Publishing, pp.91-104.

Yasunari, T 2006 Land-atmosphere interaction. B. Wang (ed.) The Asian Monsoon. Springer , pp.459-478.

Yasunari Tetsuzo 2006 Water and Carbon Cycle in Terrestrial Ecosystems . Tetsuya Hiyama (ed.) Role of Vegetation in the Earth Climate System. The Textbook for Fifteenth IHP Training Course in 2005, Chapter 8. Hydrospheric Atmospheric Center (HyARC), Nagoya university and United Nation Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), pp.165-187.

Yasunari, T 2004 A.8.2 Role of Human-induced Large-scale Land-use/cover Change on the Water Cycle and Climate in Monsoon Asia.. Vegetation, Water, Humans and the Climate. The IGBP Series. Springer, pp.115-120.

Yasunari, T 2001 The Role of Large-Scale Vegetation and Land Use in the Water Cycle and Climate in Monsoon Asia. W. Steffen, J. Jaeger, D.J. Carson and C. Bradshaw (ed.) Challenges of a Changing Earth, Proceedings of the Global Change Open Science Conference, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. the IGBP Series. Springer, pp.129-132.

Yasunari, T., : , (Eds.), -. 1992 Role of Monsoon on Global Climate. J.S. Theon, T. Matsuno, T. Sakata and N. Fugono (ed.) THE GLOBAL ROLE OF TROPICAL RAINFALL. , pp.129-143.

Yasunari, T., Y. Morinaga, H. Igarashi and K. Masuda 1991 Snow Mass Climatology over the Eurasian Continent Derived from NIMBUS-7 SMMR Data. _Distribution of snow mass by satellite remote sensing . S. Murai, Asian Association on Remote Sensing (ed.) Applications of remote sensing in Asia and Oceania. , pp.352-355.

Yasunari, T 1990 Changes in Atmospheric Circulation Patterns associated with the Recent Warming in the Northern Hemisphere. Observed Climate Variations Changes : Contribution in support of section 7 of 1990 IPCC scientific assessment. , pp.1-7.

T. Yasunari, et al 1990 Observed Climate Variations and Change. Climate Change. C.K. Folland, T.R. Karl, K.YA. Vinnikov (ed.) The IPCC Scientific Assessment. Cambridge University Press, pp.195-238.

Yasunari, T. and R. Suppiah 1988 Some problems on the interannual variability of Indonesian monsoon rainfall. J.S.Theon & N.Fugono, Deepak Publ (ed.) Tropical Rainfall Measurements. , pp.113-121.

Masatoshi M. Yoshino and Tetsuzo Yasunari 1988 Climatic Anomalies of El Nino andAnti-El Nino Years and Their Socioeconomic Impacts in Japan. M.Glantz, R.Katz &M.Krenz (RNEP/NCAR) (ed.) Climate Crisis. , pp.50-54.


【Editing / Co-editing】

Yoshitsugu Hayashi, Tetsuzo Yasunari, Hiroshi Kanzawa, Hirokazu Kato, Eds. (ed.) 2016 Climate Change, Energy Use, and Sustainability: Diagnosis and Prescription after the Great East Japan Earthquake. Nagoya University. Springer, 115pp.

Michael Manton, Tetsuzo Yasunari, Ailikun, Hein Mallee, Rodel Lasco, Ramachandran Ramesh (ed.) 2015 Initial Strategic Research Plan for Future Earth in Asia. China Meteorological Press, 116pp.


【Original Articles】

Kanamori, H., T. Kumagai, H. Fujinami, T. Hiyama and T. Yasunari 2018,09 Effects of long- and short-term atmospheric water cycles on the water balance over the Maritime Continent. Journal of Hydrometeorology Vol.19. (reviewed).

Naoyuki Kurita, Mayumi Horikawa, Hironari Kanamori, Hatsuki Fujinami, Tomo'omi Kumagai, Tomonori Kume, Tetsuzo Yasunari 2018,05 Interpretation of El Niño–Southern Oscillation‐related precipitation anomalies in north‐western Borneo using isotopic tracers. Hydrological Processes:2176-2186. (reviewed).

Naoyuki Kurita, Mayumi Horikawa, Hironari Kanamori, Hatsuki Fujinami, Tomo'omi Kumagai, Tomonori Kume, Tetsuzo Yasunari 2018,05 Interpretation of El Niño–Southern Oscillation‐related precipitation anomalies in north‐western Borneo using isotopic tracers. Hydrological Processes:2176-2186. (reviewed).

A.P. Dimri, T. Yasunari, B.S. Kotlia, U.C.Mohanty, D.R. Sikka 2016,10 Indian winter monsoon: Present and past. Earth-Science Reviews 163:297-322. (reviewed).

Takahashi Hiroshi G., Hatsuki Fujinami, Tetsuzo Yasunari, Jun Matsumoto and Somchai Baimoung 2015,02 Role of Tropical Cyclones along the Monsoon Trough in the 2011 Thai Flood and Interannual Variability. Journal of Climate vol.28:1465-1476.

Fujinami, H., T. Yasunari and T. Watanabe 2015 Trend and Interannual Variation in Summer Precipitation in Eastern Siberia in Recent Decades. International Journal of Climatology . (reviewed).  10.1002/joc.4352

Hyung-Jin Kim, Kumiko Takata, Katsunori Tanaka, Ryoji Yamashima, Jun Matsumoto, Kazuyuki Saito, Toshihiko Takemura, and Tetsuzo Yasunari 2014 Regional climatic effects according to different estimations of biogenic volatile organic compounds during the Asian summer monsoon. Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences 50(4):423-435. (reviewed).

Daisuke Hatsuzuka, Tetsuzo Yasunari, Hatsuki Fujinami 2014 Characteristics of Low Pressure Systems Associated with Intraseasonal Oscillation of Rainfall over Bangladesh during Boreal Summer. Monthly Weather Review 142:4758-4774. (reviewed).

Chen Liu, Chunjing Zou, Qinxue Wang, Yoshitsugu Hayashi, Tetsuzo Yasunari 2013 Impact assessment of human diet changes with rapid urbanization on regional nitrogen and phosphorus flows - a case study of the megacity Shanghai. Environmental Science and Pollution Research. (reviewed).

Hatsuki Fujinami, Tetsuzo Yasunari, Akihito Morimoto 2013 Dynamics of distinct intraseasonal oscillation in summer monsoon rainfall over the Meghalaya-Bangladesh-western Myanmar region: covariability between the tropics and mid-latitudes. Climate Dynamics . DOI:10.1007/s00382-013-2040-1 (reviewed).

Tomo'omi Kumagai, Hironari Kanamori, Tetsuzo Yasunari 2013 Deforestation-induced reduction in rainfall. HYDROLOGICAL PROCESSES:3811-3814. (reviewed).

Chen Liu, Jinling Fei, Yoshitsugu Hayashi, Tetsuzo Yasunari 2013 Socioeconomic Driving Factors of Nitrogen Load from Food Consumption and Preventive Measures. AMBIO. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T., Niles D.N., Taniguchi,M. and Chen, D 2013 Asia: Proving Ground for Global Sustainability. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, Elsevier. DOI:10.1016/j.cosust.2013.08.002 (reviewed).

AP Dimri, T Yasunari, A Wiltshire, P Kumar, C Mathison, J Ridley, D Jacob 2013 Application of regional climate models to the Indian winter monsoon over the western Himalayas. Science of the total environment, Elsevier. DOI:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.01.040 (reviewed).

Abe, M. M. Hori, T. Yasunari, A. Kitoh 2013 Effects of the Tibetan Plateau on the onset of the summer monsoon in South Asia: The role of the air-sea interaction. J. Geophy Res.. DOI:10.1002/jgrd.50210 (reviewed).

Kanamori, H., T. Yasunari, and K. Kuraji 2013 Modulation of the diurnal cycle of rainfall associated with the MJO observed by a dense hourly rain gauge network at Sarawak, Borneo. J. Climate. (reviewed).

Yoshiki Fukutomi, Tetsuzo Yasunari 2013 Extratropical forcing of tropical wave disturbances along the Indian Ocean ITCZ. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres:1154-1171. (reviewed).  10.1002/2013JD020696

V. Prasanna, J. Subere, K. Dwijendra, G. Srinivasan, T. Yasunari 2012 Development of Daily Gridded Rainfall Dataset over the Ganga, Brahmaputra and Meghna River Basins. Meteorol. Appl.. DOI:10.1002/met.1327 (reviewed).

Tanaka, K., H.-J. Kim, K. Saito, H. G. Takahashi, M. Watanabe, T. Yokohata, M. Kimoto, K. Takata, and T. Yasunari 2012 How have both cultivation and warming influenced annual global isoprene and monoterpene emissions since the preindustrial era?. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12:16515-16555. (reviewed).

Fukutomi, Y. and T. Yasunari 2012 Structure and characteristics of submonthly-scale waves along the Indian Ocean ITCZ. Climate Dynamics in press . (reviewed).

Kajikawa, Y., T. Yasunari, S. Yoshida, and H. Fujinami 2012 Advanced Asian summer monsoon onset in recent decades. . Geophys Res. Lett. 39(L03803). DOI:10.1029/2011GL050540 (reviewed).

Mathison, C., A. Wiltshire, A. P. Dimri, P. Falloon, D. Jacob, P. Kumar, E. Moors, J. Ridley, C. Siderius, M. Stoffel, and T. Yasunari 2012 Regional projections of North Indian climate for adaptation studies. Science of Total Environment. DOI:10. 1016/ j.scitotenv.2012.04.066 (reviewed).

Zhang, N.-N., T. Yasunari and T. Ohta 2011 Dynamics of the larch taiga-permafrost coupled system in Siberia under climate change. Environ. Res. Lett. 6(2). DOI:10. 1088/1748-9326/6/2/024003 (reviewed).

Liu, C., Q. Wang, Y. Yang, K. Wang, Z. Ouyang, Y. Li, A. Lei. And T. Yasunari 2011 Recent trends of nitrogen flow of typical agro-ecosystems in China – major problems and potential solutions. J. Sci. Food. Agr.. DOI:10.1002/jsfa.4725 (reviewed).

Kim, H-J., K. Takata, B. Wang, M. Watanabe, M. Kimoto, T.Yokohata, and T. Yasunari 2011 Global Monsoon, El Nino, and their Interannual Linkage Simulated by MIROC5 and the CMIP3 CGCMs. J. Climate 24:5604-5618. DOI:10.1175/2011JCLI4132.1 (reviewed).

Fukutomi, Y. , K. Masuda, and T. Yasunari 2011 Spatiotemporal structures of the intraseasonal oscillations of precipitation over northern Eurasia during summer. International Journal of Climatology. DOI:10.1002/joc.2293 (reviewed).

Yamashima, R. K. Takata, J. Mastumoto and T. Yasunari 2011 Numerical Study of the impacts of Land Use/Cover Changes Between 1700 and 1850 on the Seasonal Hydroclimate in Monsoon Asia. J. Meteorol. Soc. Japan 89(A):291-298. DOI:10.2151/ jmsj.2011-A19 (reviewed).

Fujinami, H., D. Hatsuzuka, T. Yasunari, T. Hayashi, T. Terao, F. Murata, M. Kiguchi, Y. Yamane, J. Matsumoto, Md. N. Islam and A. Habib 2011 Characteristic intraseasonal oscillation of rainfall and its effect on interannual variability over Bangladesh during boreal summer. Int. J. Climatol. 31:1192-1204. DOI:10.1002/joc.2146 (reviewed).

Xu, J. M. Masuda, Y. Ishigooka, T. Kuwagata, S. Haginoya, T. Hayasaka and T. Yasunari 2011 Estimation and Verification of Daily Surface Shortwave Flux over China. J. Meteorol. Soc. Japan 89(A):225-238. DOI:10.2151/jmsj.2011-A14 (reviewed).

Yasunari, J. T., A. Stohl, R. S. Hayano, J. F. Burkhart, S. Eckhardt, and T. Yasunari 2011 Cesium-137 deposition and contamination of Japanese soils due to the Fukushima nuclear accident. PNAS. DOI:10.1073/pnas.1112058108 (reviewed).

Takahashi, H. G., H. Fujinami, T. Yasunari and J. Matsumoto 2010 Diurnal rainfall pattern observed by TRMM-PR around the Indochina Peninsula. J. Geophys. Res.. DOI:10.1029/2009JD0120155 (reviewed).

V. Prasanna and T.Yasunari 2010 Simulated changes in the atmospheric water balance over South Asia in the eight IPCC AR4 coupled climate models. Theor. Appl. Climatol. 104 1(2):139-158. DOI:10.1007/s00704-010-0331-6 (reviewed).

Ma X., Y. Fukushima, T. Yasunari, M. Matsuoka, Y. Sato, F. Kimura ans H. Zheng 2010 Examination of the water budget in upstream and midstream regions of the Yellow River, China. Hydrol. Process. 24:618-630. DOI:10.1002/hyp.7556 (reviewed).

Takahashi, H. G., T. Yoshikane, M. Hara, K. Takata and T. Yasunari 2010 High-resolution modelling of the potential impact of land surface conditions on regional climate over Indochina associated with the diurnal precipitation cycle. Int. J. Climatology. DOI:10.1002/joc/2119 (reviewed).

H. Fujinami and T. Yasunari 2009 The Effects of Midlatitude Waves over and around the Tibetan Plateau on Submonthly Variability of the East Asian Summer Monsoon. Monthly Weather Review 137:2286-2304. DOI:10.1175/2009MWR2826.1 (reviewed).

Kawase, H., T. Yoshikane, M. Hara, F. Kimura, T. Yasunari, B. Ailikun, H.Ueda and T. Inoue 2009 Intermodel Variability of Future Changes in the Baiu Rainband Estimated by the Pseudo Global Warming Downscaling Method. J. Geophys. Res 114(D24110). DOI:10.1029/2009JD01183 (reviewed).

Fukutomi, Y. and T. Yasunari 2009 Cross-equatorial Influences of Submonthly scale Southerly surges over the eastern Indian Ocean during Southern Hemisphere winter. J. Geophys. Res. 114. DOI:10.1029/2008JD011441 (reviewed).

Takahashi, H. G., T. Yoshikane, M. Hara, and T. Yasunari 2009 High-resolution regional climate simulations of the long-term decrease in September rainfall over Indochina. Atmospheric Science Letters 10:14-18. DOI:10.1002/asl.203 (reviewed).

Takata, K., K. Saito and T. Yasunari 2009 Changes in the Asian monsoon climate during 1700-1850 induced by preindustrial cultivation. Proc.Nat. Acad. Sci.,USA. DOI:10.1073/pnas.0807346106 (reviewed).

V. Prasanna and T. Yasunari 2009 Time-Space Characteristics of Seasonal and Interannual Variations of Atmospheric Water Balance over South Asia. J. Meteorol. Soc. Japan 87(2):263-287. DOI:10.2151/jmsj.87.263 (reviewed).

Jianqing, Xu, S. Yu, J. Liu, S. Haginoya, Y. Ishigooka, T. Kuwagata, M. Hara and T. Yasunari 2009 The Implication of Heat and Water Balance Changes in a Lake Basin on the Tibetan Plateau. Hydrological Res. Lett. 3:1-5. DOI:10.3178/HRL.3.1 (reviewed).

Liu, P. , Y. Kajikawa, B. Wang, A. Kitoh, T. Yasunari, T. Li, H. Annamalai, X. Fu, K. Kikuchi, R. Mizuta, K. Rajendran, D.E. Waliser, and D. Kim 2009 Tropical Intraseasonal Variability in the MRI-20km60L AGCM. . J. Climate 22:2006-2022. DOI:10.1175 /2008JCLI2406.1 (reviewed).

Oouchi, K. A. T. Noda, M. Satoh, B. Wang, S. P. Xie, H. G. Takahashi and T. Yasunari 2009 AsianSummer Monsoon Simulated by a Global Cloud-System-Resolving Model: Diurnal to Intra-Seasonal Variability. Geophys. Res. Lett. 36(L11815). DOI:10.1029/ 2009GL038271 (reviewed).

Kajikawa, Y., T. Yasunari and B. Wang 2009 Decadal change in intraseasonal variability over the South China Sea. Geophys. Res. Lett. 36(L06810). DOI:10. 1029/ 2009GL037174 (reviewed).

V. Prasanna and T. Yasunari 2008 Interannual Variability of Atmopsheric Water Balance Over South Peninsular India and Sri Lanka during Northeast Monsoon Season. Intl J. Climatol. DOI:10.1002/joc.1683 (reviewed).

Tangang, F. T., L. Juneng, E. Salimun, P. N Vinayachandran, Y. K. Seng, C. J. C. Reason, S. K. Behera, and T. Yasunari 2008 On the roles of the northeast cold surge, the Borneo vortex, the Madden-Julian Oscillation, and the Indian Ocean Dipole during the extreme 2006/2007 flood in southern Peninsular Malaysia. Geophys. Res. Lett. 35(L14S07). DOI:10.1029/2008GL033429 (reviewed).

Miyazaki, C. and T. Yasunari 2008 Dominant Interannual and Decadal Variability of Winter Surface Air Temperature over Asia and the Surrounding Oceans. J.Climate 21:1371-1386. DOI:10.11752/2007JCLI1845.1 (reviewed).

Kawase, H., T. Yoshikane, M. Hara, B. Ailikun, F. Kimura and T. Yasunari 2008 Downscaling of the Climatic Change in the Mei-yu Rainband in East Asia by a Pseudo Climate Simulation Method. SOLA 4:73-76. DOI:10.2151/sola.2008-019 (reviewed).

Ichikawa, H. and T. Yasunari 2008 Intraseasonal Variability in Diurnal Rainfall over New Guinea and the Surrounding Oceans during Austral Summer. J. Climate 21(12):2852-2868. DOI:10.1175/2007JCLI1784.1 (reviewed).

Takahashi, H. G.and T. Yasunari 2008 Decreasing Trend in Rainfall over Indochina during the Late Summer Monsoon: Impact of Tropical Cyclones. J. Meteorol. Soc. Japan 86(3):429-438. (reviewed).

Ichikawa, H. and T. Yasunari 2007 Propagating Diurnal Disturbances Embedded in the Madden-Julian Oscillation. Geophysical Research Letters 34(L18811). DOI:10. 1029 / 2007GL030480 (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 2007 Role of Land-Atmosphere Interaction on Asian Monsoon Climate. Journal of Meteorological Society of Japan 85B:55-75. (reviewed).

Fukutomi Y., K. Masuda and T. Yasunari 2007 Cyclone Activity Associated with the Interannual Seesaw Oscillation of Summer Precipitation over Northern Eurasia. Global and Planetary Change 56:387-398 . (reviewed).

Fujita K., L. G. Thompson, Y. kajikawa, Y. Ageta, T. Yasunari, A. Sakai and N. Takeuchi 2006 Thirty-year History of Glacier Melting in the Nepal Himalayas. J. Geophys. Res 111(D03109). DOI:10.1029/2005JD005894  (reviewed).

B. Goswami, G. X. Wu and T. Yasunari 2006 The Annual Cycle, Intraseasonal Oscillations, and Roadblock to Seasonal Predictability of the Asian Summer Monsoon. J. Climate 19(20):5078-5099. (reviewed).

Wang, B., P. Webster, K. Kikuchi, T. Yasunari and Y. Qi 2006 Boreal summer quasi-monthly oscillation in the global tropics. Climate Dynamics 27:661-675. DOI:10.1007/s00382-006-0163-3 (reviewed).

Kenneth R. Sperber and Tetsuzo Yasunari 2006 Workshop on Monsoon Climate Systems -Toward Better Prediction of the Monsoon-. BAMS 87(10):1339-1403. (reviewed).

Sakai S., R. Harrison, K. Momose, K. Kuraji, T. Yasunari, L. Chong, T. Nakashizuka 2006 Irregular Droughts Trigger Mass Flowering in Aseasonal Tropical Forests in Asia. American Journal of Botany 93(8):1134-1139 . (reviewed).

Yasunari T., and T. Miwa 2006 Convective Cloud Systems Over the Tibetan Plateau and Their Impact on Meso-Scale Disturbances in the Meiyu/Baiu Frontal Zone -A Case Study in 1998-. . J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 84(4):783-803. (reviewed).

Endo N., T. Kadota, J. Matsumoto, B. Ailikun and T. Yasunari 2006 Climatology and Trends in Summer Precipitation Characteristics in Mongolia for the Period 1960-98. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 84(3):543-551. (reviewed).

Endo N. and T. Yasunari 2006 Changes in Low Cloudiness over China between 1971-1996. Jornal of Climate 17(9):1204-1213. (reviewed).

Takahashi H. G., and T. Yasunari 2006 A Climatological Monsoon Break in Rainfall over Indochina - A Singularity in the Seasonal March of the Asian Summer Monsoon. Journal of Climate 19(8):1545-1556. (reviewed).

Yasunari T., K. Saito and K. Takata 2006 Relative Roles of Large-Scale Orograghy and Land Surface Processes on Global Hydroclimate. Part I: Impacts on Monsoon Systems and the Tropics. . J. Hydrometeorol 7:626-641. (reviewed).

Saito K., T. Yasunari and K. Takata 2006 Relative Roles of Large-Scale Orograghy and Land Surface Processes on Global Hydroclimate. Part Ⅱ. Impacts on Hydroclimate over Eurasia. J. Hydrometeorol 7:642-659. (reviewed).

Ichikawa H., and T. Yasunari 2006 Time-space Characteristics of Diurnal Rainfall over Borneo and Surrounding Oceans as Observed by TRMM-PR. Journal of Climate 19(7):1238-1260. (reviewed).

Fukutomi Y. and T. Yasunari 2005 Southerly Surges on the Submonthly Time Scales over the Eastern Indian Ocean during the Southern Hemisphere Winter. Monthly Weather Reveiw 133(6):1637-1654. (reviewed).

Abe M., T. Yasunari and A. Kitoh 2005 Sensitivity of the Central Asia Climate to Uplift of the Tibetan Plateau in the Coupled Climate Model (MRI-CGCM1). Island Arc 14 (4):378-388. (reviewed).

Ma Xieyao, T. Yasunari, T. Ohata and Y. Fukushima 2005 The Influence of River Ice on Spring Runoff in the Lena River, Sibeia. Annals of Glaciology 40:123-127. (reviewed).

Endo N., B. AiLi Kun and T. Yasunari 2005 Trends in Precipitation Amounts and the Number of Rainy Days and Heavy Rainfall Events during summer in China from 1961 to 2000. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 83(4):621-631. (reviewed).

Kumagai T., T. Saitoh, Y. Sato, H. Takahashi, O.J. Manfroi, T. Morooka, K. Kuraji, M. Suzuki, T. Yasunari and H. Komatsu 2005 Annual Water Balance and Seasonality of Evapotranspiration in a Bornean Tropical Rainforest. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 128:81-92. (reviewed).

Fujinami H., S. Nomura and T. Yasunari 2005 Characteristics of Diurnal Variations in Convection and Precipitation over the Southern Tibetan Plateau during Summer. SOLA 1:49-52. DOI:10.2151/ sola.2005-014  (reviewed).

Kajikawa Y., and T. Yasunari 2005 Interannual Variability of 10-25 and 30-60 day Variation over the South China Sea. Geophys. Res. Lett 32(L04710). DOI:10.1029/ 2004GL021836 (reviewed).

Tomita T. T. Yoshikane and T. Yasunari 2004 Biennial and Lower-Frequency Variability Observed in the Early Summer Climate in the Western North Pacific. J. Climate 17:4254-4266. (reviewed).

R. G. Lawford, R. Stewart, J. Roads, H. -J. Isemer, M. Manton, J. Marengo, T. Yasunari, S. Benedict, T. Koike and S. Williams 2004 Advancing Global- and Continental-Scale Hydrometeorology: Contributions of GEWEX Hydrometeorology Panel. Bull. Ameri. Meteo. Soc 85(12):1917-1930. (reviewed).

Suzuki K., T. Yamanouchi, N. Hirasawa and T. Yasunari 2004 Seasonal Variation of Air Transport in the Antarctic and Atmospheric Circulation in 1997. Polar Meteorology and Glaciology 18:96-113. (reviewed).

Choi. T, J, Hong, J. Kim, H. Lee, J. Asanuma, H. Ishikawa, O. Tsukamoto, G. Zhiqiu, Y. Ma, K. Ueno, J. Wang, T. Koike and T.Yasunari 2004 Turbulent Exchange of Heat, Water Vapor and Momentum over a Tibetan Prairie by Eddy Covariance and Flux Variance Measurements. J. Geophysical Research 109(D21106). DOI:10.1029/2004JD004767 (reviewed).

Abe M., T. Yasunari and A. Kitoh 2004 Effects of Large-scale Orography on the Coupled Atmosphere-Ocean System in the Tropical Indian and Pacific Oceans in Boreal Summer. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 82(2):745-759. (reviewed).

Saito K., T. Yasunari and J. Cohen 2004 Changes in the Sub-decadal Covariability between Northern Hemisphere Snow Cover and the General Circulation of the Atmosphere. International Journal of Climatology 24:33-44. (reviewed).

Fukutomi Y., K. Masuda and T. Yasunari 2004 Role of Storm Track Activity in the Interannual Seesaw of Summer Precipitation over Northern Eurasia. J. Geophysical Research 109. DOI:10.1029/2003JD003912 (reviewed).

Miyazaki S., T. Yasunari, T. Miyamoto, I. Kaihotsu and T. Oki 2004 Agrometeorological Conditions of Grassland Vegetation in Central Mongolia and their Impact for Leaf Area Growth. J. Geophys. Res 109(D22106). DOI:10.1029/2004JD005179 (reviewed).

Fujinami H. and T. Yasunari 2004 Submonthly Variability of Convection and Circulation over and around the Tibetan Plateau during the Boreal Summer. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 82(6):1545-1564. (reviewed).

Fukutomi, Y., H. Igarashi, K. Masuda and T. Yasunari 2003 Interannual Variability of Summer Water Balance Components in Three Major River Basins of Northern Eurasia. J. of Hydrometeorology 4(2):283-296. (reviewed).

Hori E. M. and T. Yasunari 2003 NAO Impact towards the Springtime Snow Disappearance in the Western Eurasian Continent. Geophysical Research Letters 30(19). DOI:10.1029/2003GL08103 (reviewed).

Abe M., A. Kitoh and T. Yasunari 2003 An Evolution of the Asian Summer Monsoon Associated with Mountain Uplift -Simulation with the MRI Atmosphere-Ocean Coupled GCM-. . J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 81(5):909-933. (reviewed).

Ma X., T. Yasunari, T. Ohata, L. Natsagdorj, G. Davaa and D. Oyunbaatar 2003 Hydrological Regime Analysis of the Selenge River Basin, Mongolia. Hydrological Processes:2929-2945. (reviewed).

Suzuki, R., T. Nomaki, and T. Yasunari 2003 West-east contrast of Phenology and Climate in Northern Asia Revealed Using a Remotely Sensed Vegetation index. Int. J. Biometeorol 47:126-138. (reviewed).

Ma, Y., H. Ishikawa, O. Tsukamoto, M. Menenti, Z. Su, T. Yao, T. Koike and T. Yasunari 2003 Regionalization of Surface Fluxes over Heterogeneous Landscape of the Tibetan Plateau by Using Satellite Remote Sensing Data. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 81(2):277-293. (reviewed).

Kajikawa, Y., T. Yasunari and R. Kawamura 2003 The Role of the Local Hadley Circulation over the Western Pacific on the Zonally Asymmetric Anomalies over the Indian Ocean. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 81(2):259-276. (reviewed).

Terao, Y., Y. Sasano, H. Nakajima, H.L. Tanaka and T. Yasunari 2002 Stratospheric ozone loss in the 1996/1997 Arctic winter: Evaluation based on multiple trajectory analysis for double-sounded air parcels by ILAS. J. Geophys. Res 107(D24). (reviewed).

Fukutomi, Y. and T. Yasunari 2002 Tropical-Extratropical Interaction Associated with the 10-25-day Oscillation over the Western Pacific during the Northern Summer. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 80(2):311-331. (reviewed).

Suzuki, R., T. Nomaki and T. Yasunari 2001 Spatial Distribution and Its Seasonality of Satellite-Derived Vegetation Index (NDVI) and Climate in Siberia. Int. J. Climatol 21:1321-1335. (reviewed).

Tomita, T., B. Wang, T. Yasunari and H. Nakamura 2001 Global patterns of decadal-scale variability observed in sea surface temperature and lower-tropospheric circulation fields. J. Geophys. Res 106(C11):26805-26815. (reviewed).

Ailikun, B. and T. Yasunari 2001 ENSO and Asian Summer Monsoon: Persistence and Transitivity in the Seasonal March. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 79(1):145-159. (reviewed).

Fujinami, H. and T. Yasunari 2001 The Seasonal and Intraseasonal Variability of Diurnal Cloud Activity over the Tibetan Plateau.. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 79(6):1207-1227. (reviewed).

Sasano, Y., Y. Terao, H.L. Tanaka, T. Yasunari, H. Kanzawa, H. Nakajima, T. Yokota, H. Nakane, S. Hayashida, and N. Saitoh 2000 ILAS observations of chemical ozone loss in the Arctic vortex during early spring 1997. Geophysical Research Letters 27(2):213-216. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T., A. Yatagai and K. Masuda 2000 Time-space Characteristics of Atmospheric Water Balance in Monsoon Areas Based on ECMWF Reanalysis Data.. Proceedings of the Second WCRP International Conference on Reanalyses, '99.8.23-27, Reading, UK:261-264. (reviewed).

Miyazaki, S., T. Yasunari and T. Adyasuren 1999 Abrupt Seasonal Changes of Surface Climate Observed in Northern Mongolia by an Automatic Weather Station. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 77(2):583-593. (reviewed).

Fukutomi, Y. and T. Yasunari 1999 10-25 day Intraseasonal Variations of Convection and Circulation over East Asia and Western North Pacific during Early Summer. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 77(3):753-769. (reviewed).

Ogasawara, N., A. Kitoh, T. Yasunari and A. Noda 1999 Tropospheric Biennial Oscillation of ENSO-Monsoon System in the MRI Coupled GCM. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 77(6):1247-1270. (reviewed).

Webster, P.J., V.O. Magana, T.N. Palmer, J. Shukla, R.A. Tomas, N. Yanai and T. Yasunari 1998 Monsoons: Processes, predictabililty, and the Prospects for prediction. . J. Geophys. Res. 103(C7):14451-14510. (reviewed).

Yatagai, A. and T. Yasunari 1998 Variation of Summer Water Vapor Transport Related to Precipitation over and around the Arid Region in the Interior of the Eurasian Continent. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 76(5):799-815. (reviewed).

Ueda, H. and T. Yasunari 1998 Role of Warming over the Tibetan Plateau in Early Onset of the Summer Monsoon over the Bay of Bengal and the South China Sea. J. Meteor. Soc, Japan 76(1):1-12. (reviewed).

Tian, S.-F. and T. Yasunari 1998 Climatological Aspects and Mechanism of Spring Persistent Rains over Central China.. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 76(1):57-71. (reviewed).

Aoki, M., T. Chimura, I. Kaihotsu, T. Kurauchi, K. Mushiake, T. Nakaegawa, N. Ohte, P. Polsan, S. Semmer, M. Sugita, K. Tanaka, O. Tsukamoto and T. Yasunari 1998 Evaluation of Surface Fluxes Over a Paddy Field in Tropical Environment: Some findings from a preliminary observation of GAME. J. Japan. Soc. Hydrol. & Resour 11(1):39-60. (reviewed).

Suzuki, R., A. Yatagai and T. Yasunari 1998 Satellite-Derived Vegetation Index and Evapotranspiration Estimated by Using Assimilated Atmospheric Data over Asia. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 76(4):663-671. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T., M. Nishimori and T. Mito 1998 Trends and Inter-Decadal Variations of the Surface and Lower-Tropospheric Temperature in the Northern Hemisphere from 1964 to 93.. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 76(4):517-531. (reviewed).

Tanaka, H.L., R. Kanohgi and T. Yasunari 1996 Recent Abrupt Intensification of the Northern Polar Vortex since 1988. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 74(5):947-954. (reviewed).

Tanaka, H.L., K. Kimura and T. Yasunari 1996 Time Spectral Analysis for the Natural Variability of the Barotropic Model Atmosphere with Annual Cycle Forcing. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 74(6):909-921. (reviewed).

Ueda, H. and T. Yasunari 1996 Maturing Process of the Summer Monsoon over the Western North Pacific. -A Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere System-. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 74(4):493-508. (reviewed).

Ueno, K., H. Iida, H. Yabuki, K. Seko, A. Sakai, G. S. Lhakupa, P. B. Kayastha, A. P. Pokhrel, M. L. Shrestha, T. Yasunri and M. Nakawo 1996 Establishment of the GEN Automatic Weather Station (AWS) in Khumbu region, Nepal Himalayas. Bulletin of Glacier Research 14:13-22. (reviewed).

Tomita, T. and T. Yasunari 1996 Role of the Northeast Winter Monsoon on the Biennial Oscillation of the ENSO/Monsoon System. J. Meteor.Soc. Japan 74(4):399-413. (reviewed).

Yatagai, A. and T. Yasunari 1995 Interannual Variations of Summer Precipitation in the Arid/semi-arid Regions in China and Mongolia: Their Regionality and Relation to the Asian Summer Monsoon. J. Meteor.Soc. Japan 73(5):909-923. (reviewed).

Ueda, H. and T. Yasunari, R. Kawamura 1995 Abrupt Seasonal Change of Large-Scale Convective Activity over the Western Pacific in the Northern Summer. J. Meteor. Soc.Japan 73(4):795-809. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1994 GEWEX-Related Asian Monsoon Experiment (GAME). Adv. Space. Res 14(1):161-165. (reviewed).

Endo, N., K. Ueno and T. Yasunari 1994 Seasonal change of the troposphere in the early summer of 1993 over Central Tibet observed in the Tanggula mountains. Bull. Glacier Res 12:25-30. (reviewed).

Yatagai, A. and T. Yasunari 1994 Trends and Decadal-Scale Fluctuations of Surface Air Temperature and Precipitation over China and Mongolia during the Recent 40 Year Period (1951-1990). J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 72(6):937-957. (reviewed).

Wang, Y. and T. Yasunari 1994 A Diagnostic Analysis of the Wave Train Propagating from High-latitudes to Low-latitudes in Early Summer. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 72(2):269-279. (reviewed).

Tomita, T. and T. Yasunari 1993 On the two types of ENSO. . J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 71(2):273-284. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T. and S. Kodama 1993 Intraseasonal Variability of Katabatic Wind Over East Antarctica and Planetary Flow Regime in the Southern Hemisphere. J. Geophys. Res 98(7):13063-13070. (reviewed).

Tian, S.-F. and T. Yasunari 1992 Time and Space Structure of Interannual Variations in Summer Rainfall over China. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 70(1):585-596. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T. and Y. Seki 1992 Role of the Asian Monsoon on the Interannual Variability of the Global Climate System. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 70(1):177-189. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T., A. Kitoh and T. Tokioka 1991 Local and Remote Responses to Excessive Snow Mass over Eurasia Appearing in the Northern Spring and Summer Climate. -A Study with the MRI・GCM-. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 69(4):473-487. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1991 The Monsoon Year ーA New Concept of the Climatic Year in theTropics. Bull. American.Meteor. Soc 72(9):1331-1338. (reviewed).

Hirasawa, N. and T. Yasunari 1990 Variation in the Atmospheric Circulation over Asia and the Western Pacific Associated with the 40-day Oscillation of the Indian Summer Monsoon. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 68(2):129-143. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1990 Impact of Indian Monsoon on the Coupled Atmosphere/Ocean System in the Tropical Pacific. Meteor. & Atmos. Phys. 44:29-41. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1989 A Possible Link of the QBOs Between the Stratosphere, Troposphere and Sea Surface Temperature in the Tropics. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 67(3):483-493. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T. and S.-F. Tian 1989 Large-Scale Atmospheric Circulation Patterns Associated with the Cold Surges in Yunnan Province, China. Geograph. Rev. Japan B-62(2):161-169. (reviewed).

Morinaga, Y. and T. Yasunari 1987 Interactions between the Snow Cover and the Atmospheric Circulations in the Northern Hemisphere. Proceedings of the Vancouver Symposium, August 1987 IAHS Publications Series(166):73-78. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1987 Global Structure of El Nino/Southern Oscillation. Part I. El Nino Composites. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 65(1):67-80. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1987 Global Structure of El Nino/Southern Oscillation. Part II. Time Evolution. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 65(1):81-102. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1986 Low-Frequency Interactions between the Summer Monsoon and the Northern Hemisphere Westerlies. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 64(5):693-708. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1985 Zonally Propagating Modes of the Global East-West Circulation Associated with the Southern Oscillation. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 63(6):1013-1029. (reviewed).

Ageta, Y., J.-Q. Qui and T. Yasunari 1983 Relations Between Meteorological Conditions and Mass Balance of a Glacier on the North Slope of Mt. Bogda, Tian Shan. J. Glaciology & Cryopedology 5(3):47-57. (reviewed).

Chang, T., and T. Yasunari 1982 Fluctuations of Global Surface Pressure Patterns during the Past 100 Years and Their Relation to Asian Monsoon. Part I. Northern Summer (July). J. Meteor.Soc.Japan 60(5):1132-1142. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1981 Structure of an Indian Summer Monsoon System with around 40-Day Period. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 59(3):336-354. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1981 Temporal and Spatial Variations of Monthly Rainfall in Java, Indonesia. Southeast Asian Studies 19(2):170-186. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1980 Air-borne Measurements of the Surface Temperature over the Nepal Himalayas. Seppyo 41:82-85. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1980 A Quasi-Stationary Appearance of 30 to 40 Day Period in the Cloudiness Fluctuations during the Summer Monsoon over India. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 58(3):225-229. (reviewed).

Fushimi, H., T. Yasunari, H. Higuchi, A. Nagoshi, O. Watanabe, K. Ikegami, K. Higuchi, Y. Ageta, T. Ohata and C. Nakajima 1980 Preliminary Report on Flight Observations of 1976 and 1978 in the Nepal Himalayas. Seppyo 41:62-66. (reviewed).

Iwata, S., Y. Fujii and T. Yasunari 1980 Preliminary Investigations of Sediment Core Samples from the Tsola-Tso Lake, Khumbu Himal.. Seppyo 41:104-106. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1979 Cloudiness Fluctuations Associated with the Northern Hemisphere Summer Monsoon. J. Metor. Soc. Japan 57(3):227-242. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T., and J. Inoue 1978 Characteristics of Monsoonal Precipitation around Peaks and Ridges in Shorong and Khumbu Himal. Seppyo 40:26-32. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T. and C. Nakajima 1978 Air-borne Measurements of the Temperature Field over the Nepal Himalayas -A Preliminary Observation . Seppyo 40:33-36. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1977 Stationary Waves in the Southern Hemisphere Mid-Latitude Zone Revealed from Average Brightness Charts. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan 55(3):274-285. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1976 Spectral Analysis of Monsoonal Precipitation in the Nepal Himalaya. Seppyo 38:59-65. (reviewed).

Yasunari, T 1976 Seasonal Weather Variations in Khumbu Himal. Seppyo 38:74-83. (reviewed).

【Review Articles】

A. P. Dimri, D. Niyogi, A. P. Barros, J. Ridley, U. C. Mohanty, T. Yasunari and D. R. Sikka 2015 Western Disturbances: A Review. Reviews of Geophysics. (reviewed).

Research Presentations

【Invited Lecture / Honorary Lecture / Panelist】

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth: towards global sustainability of the anthropocene?. Future Earth, Mongolia, 2018.06.08, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. (in Japanese)

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth -its importance & implication in Asia and Oceania-. AOGS 2017 Special Session 09, 2017.08.10, Singapore.

Tetsuzo Yasunari The Asian Greenbelt - a possible tipping element for Future Earth. JpGU-AGU Joint Meeting 2017, 2017.05.20, Makuhari, Chiba.

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth - its importance and implication in Asia. International symposium "Decision Science for Future Earth", 2017.02.19, Inamori Hall, Ito Campus, Kyushu University (Fukuoka).

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth in Asia: its importance & implication. RACC8 / STS Forum, 2016.10.01, Kyoto International Conference Centre(Kyoto). (in Japanese)

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth in Asia: its importance and implication. 1st Asian Science and Technology Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction, 2016.08.23-2016.08.24, Bangkok, Thailand.

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth: its importance and implication in Asia. Wu Ta-You Science Camp, 2016.08.03, Hsitou, Taiwan.

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth and its importance in Asia and Pacific. 2nd JASTIP Symposium in Jakarta, 2016.06.11, The Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI), Jakarta.

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth: its importance and implication in Asia. The 13th International Conference on the Atmospheric Sciences and Application to Air Quality (ASAAQ13), 2015.11.11, Kobe International Conference Center, Hyogo .

Tetsuzo Yasunari Sustainable and resilient urban-rural system as a key issue of Future Earth in Asia. International Symposium on Co-design for Urbanization in China and the Asia-Pacific Region, 2015.10.23, Xiamen, China .

Tetsuzo Yasunari Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction Management. STS Forum, 2015.10.05, Kyoto International Conference Center.

Tetsuzo Yasunari RACC7 Report to STS plenary. RACC7, 2015.10.03, Kyoto International Conference Center.

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth: towards global sustainability of THE ANTHROPOCENE?. Future Earth with INQUA, 2015.07.28, Nagoya Congress Center, Aichi .

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth: its importance and implications in Asia. 26th IUGG General Assembly, 2015.06.23, Prague, Czech Republic .

Tetsuzo Yasunari Monsoon Asia as a key region for Future Earth. AGU Chapman Conference, 2015.06.15, Hong Kong, China .

Tetsuzo Yasunari Importance of Asian monsoon region in Future Earth. Asian monsoon Hydroclimate -Review of MAHASRI and Beyond-, 2015.03.04-2015.03.05, Nagoya University IB Building IB013.

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth and its importance in Asia and Pacific. Future Earth in Asia, 2015.01.21, RIHN, Kyoto.

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth and its implication in Asia and Pacific. Tokyo Conference on International Study for Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience (ISDRRR), 2015.01.15, Ito Hall, Tokyo .

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth and Its Implication in Asia and Pacific. Chubu University 5th Digital Earth Summit 2014, 2014.11.09, Winc Aichi, Nagoya.

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth and its implication in Asia. RACC6, 2014.10.04, Kyoto International Conference Center.

Tetsuzo Yasunari Importance of Future Earth in Asia/Pacific Region. Asia Oceania Geosciences Society(AOGS) 11th Annual Meeting, 2014.07.28-2014.08.01, Royton Sapporo.  

Tetsuzo Yasunari Important role of the Asian monsoon system in the global environmental change. Takio Murakami Memorial Symposium on Tropical Meteorology and Monsoon, 2014.07.02-2014.07.03, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth and its implication in Asia and Pacific. CCEC Meeting, 2014.04.11-2014.04.12, Beijing, China.

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth and its implication in Asia and Pacific. MAIRS Conference, 2014.04.09-2014.04.10, Beijing, China. )

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth and its implication in Asia and Pacific. ICSU 5th Regional Consultation in Seoul, 2013.11.26, Seoul, Korea.

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth and its implication in Asia. Lake HEAD Forum, 2013.11.07, Philippines.

Tetsuzo Yasunari Asian mega cities: Risks from Climate Change and Natural Hazards. RACC5, 2013.10.05, Kyoto International Conference Center.

Tetsuzo Yasunari Importance of Future Earth in Asia for local, regional and global sustainability (Current state of Future Earth in Japan), . International Workshop on Future Earth in China, 2013.09.26-2013.09.27, Beijing, China.

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth – A new international initiative toward global sustainability –. International Symposium"Developing Leaders for Managing Risks and Promoting Sustainability toward Establishing a Resilient and Sustainable Society", 2013.09.23, United Nations University, Tokyo.

Tetsuzo Yasunari How to implement Future Earth in Asia (Future Asia)?. The APN IGM/SPG Meeting, 2013.04.11, ANA CROWNE PLAZA KOBE. 神戸APN国際会議, 2013.4.11,

Tetsuzo Yasunari Future Earth and its implication in Asia. SPARC.WS, 2013.04.03, Kyoto University.