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Mission Statement

The First Laboratory of the Typhoon Research Department conducts theoretical studies and numerical weather prediction (NWP) of tropical cyclones (TCs). We mainly work on NWP systems to analyze and forecast TCs toward the goal to further improve TC track forecasts.



Job titleName
HeadMasayuki NAKAGAWA
Senior ResearcherAkiyoshi WADA
Senior ResearcherToshiyuki ISHIBASHI
Senior ResearcherMunehiko YAMAGUCHI
ResearcherMayuko ODA
Guest ResearcherSachie KANADA
Guest ResearcherNobuo SATO
Guest ResearcherTetsuo NAKAZAWA

last update : Nov. 5 2014
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