Meiji HONDA (Japanese version)

Senior Scientist, Climate Diagnosis Group, Climate Variations Research Program
Frontier Research Center for Global Change (FRCGC)
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC)

D. Sc., Hokkaido University, Japan, 1996

Research Interest:

Influence of sea-ice and ocean variability on the atmospheric circulation
Variability of mid- and high-latitude atmospheric circulation fields in the Northern Hemisphere
(Discovery of "Atmospheric Bridge" extending from the North Pacific to North Atlantic:
Interannual Seesaw between the Aleutian and Icelandic lows)

Air-ice-sea interaction in the Sea of Okhotsk

Brief Background:

1987.4 - 1991.3 Department of Geophysics, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido University
1991.4 - 1997.3 Institute for Low Temperature Science, Hokkaido University (MC, DC and PD)
1997.4 - 1997.9 Department of Earth and Planetary Physics, University of Tokyo (PD)
(1996.1 - 1997.9 Research Fellow of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science)
1997.10 - 2004.6 IGCR, FRSGC
(2002.3 - 2003.3 Visiting Scientist of International Research Institute for Climate Prediction)
2004.7 - FRCGC, JAMSTEC

Publications(Dec 2007 updated)
Presentations(June 2005 updated)
Background (in prepartion)
Personal Information (in preparation)

Present Affiliation:

Climate Diagnosis Group, Climate Variations Research Program
Frontier Research Center for Global Change
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
3173-25 Showa-machi, Kanazawa-Ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa 236-0001, Japan
Phone: 045-778-5514 (DI) Fax: 045-778-5707
e-mail: meiji(at)jamstec.go.jp

For preprints/reprints, please drop your mail at the above address.

Updated: Apr 2008