Yukiko Imada

Japanese
Job titleSenior Researcher
SectionThe 2nd lab./Climate Research Department
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Personal
Expertiseclimate modeling, climate projection, extreme climate event
DegreePh. D.
Publications
  • Imada, Y., S. Maeda, M. Watanabe, H. Shiogama, R. Mizuta, M. Ishii, and M. Kimoto, 2017: Recent enhanced seasonal temperature contrast in Japan from large ensemble high-resolution climate simulations. Atmosphere, 8, 57, doi:10.3390/atmos8030057.
  • Imada, Y., H. Tatebe, M. Watanabe, M. Ishii, and M. Kimoto, 2016: South Pacific influence on the termination of El Nino in 2014. Scientific Reports, 6, 30341.
  • Imada, Y., H. Tatebe, M. Ishii, Y. Chikamoto, M. Mori, M.Arai, M. Watanabe, and M. Kimoto, 2015: Predictability of Two Types of El Nino Assessed Using an Extended Seasonal Prediction System by MIROC. Monthly Weather Review, 143, 4597-4617.
  • Imada, Y., S. Kanae, M. Kimoto, M. Watanabe, and M. Ishii, 2015: Predictability of Persistent Thailand Rainfall during the Mature Monsoon Season in 2011 Using Statistical Downscaling of CGCM Seasonal Prediction. Monthly Weather Review, 143, 1166-1178.
  • Imada, Y., H. Shiogama, M. Watanabe, M. Mori, M. Kimoto, and M. Ishii, 2014: The Contribution of anthropogenic forcing to the Japanese heat waves of 2013. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 95, S52-S54.
  • Imada, Y., H. Shiogama, M. Watanabe, M. Mori, M. Kimoto, and M. Ishii, 2013: Contribution of atmospheric circulation change to the 2012 heavy rainfall in southern Japan. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 94, S52.
  • Imada, Y., H. Tatebe, Y. Komuro, and M. Kimoto, 2013: Multi-Decadal Modulation of Tropical Pacific Instability Wave Activity since the Middle of the Twentieth Century.. SOLA, 9, 102-105.
  • Imada, Y., M. Kimoto, and S. Kanae, 2013: Seasonal predictability of thailand heavy rainfall in 2011.. Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineers, Ser. B1 (Hydraulic Engineering), 69, I_391-I_396.
  • Imada, Y. and M. Kimoto, 2012: Parameterization of tropical instability waves and examination of their impact on ENSO characteristics. . Journal of Climate, 25, 4568-4581.
  • Imada. Y., M. Kimoto, and X. Chen, 2012: Impact of atmospheric mean state on tropical instability wave activity.. Journal of Climate, 25, 2341-2355.
  • Imada, Y., S. Kanae, M. Kimoto, 2012: Seasonal prediction by statistical downscaling using singular value decomposition analysis -Predictability of autumn precipitation over Indochina-.. Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineers, Ser. B1 (Hydraulic Engineering), 68, I_1369-I_1374.
  • Imada, Y. and M. Kimoto, 2009: ENSO amplitude modulation related to Pacific decadal variability. Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L03706.
  • Imada, Y. and M. Kimoto, 2006: Improvement of thermocline structure that affect ENSO performance in a coupled GCM. SOLA. SOLA, 2, pp164-167.
Project
  • Research on advanced seasonal prediction and mechanisms of extreme climate events
  • Program for Generation of Climate Change Risk Information (SOUSEI project) of the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
  • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science(JSPS) Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI) Grant Numbers 26800243 and 26247079
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