Senior Researcher
Last Update:2011/08/24
Researcher Name HIGURASHI Akiko
Div (Section) name/title Center for Environmental Measurement and Analysis(Advanced Remote Sensing Section)/Senior Researcher
Research Subject A study of aerosol optical properties on global scale using satellite remote sensing.
Degree(s) Doctor of Science
Academic Speciality Field Science,Physics
Environmental Speciality Field Atmospheric environment
Membership of Academic Society Meteorological Society of Japan,AGU

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Research Result(Latest five records)
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Sugimoto N., Nishizawa T., Shimizu A., Matsui I., Jin Y., Higurashi A., Uno I., Hara Y., Yumimoto K., Kudo R. (2015) Continuous observations of atmospheric aerosols across East Asia. SPIE Newsroom, 21

Ota Y., Higurashi A., Nakajima T., Yokota T. (2010) Matrix formulations of radiative transfer including the polarization effect in a coupled atmosphere-ocean system. J.Quant.Spectrosc.Radiat.Transfer, 111 (6), 878-894

Nakajima T.Y., Higurashi A., Nakajima T., Fukuda S., Katagiri S. (2009) Development of cloud and aerosol retrieval algorithms for ADEOS-II/GLI mission. J.Remote Sens.Soc.Jpn., 29 (1), 60-69

Takamura T., Takenaka H., Cui Y., Nakajima T.Y., Higurashi A., Fukuda S., Kikuchi N., Nakajima T., Sano I. et al. (2009) Aerosol and cloud validation system based on SKYNET observations: Estimation of shortwave radiation budget using ADEOS-II/GLI data. J.Remote Sens.Soc.Jpn., 29 (1), 40-53

Nakajima T., Yoon S., Ramanathan V., Shi G., Takemura T., Higurashi A., Takamura T., Sugimoto N., Shimizu A., Tanimoto H. et al. (2007) Overview of the Atmospheric Brown Cloud East Asian Regional Experiment 2005 and a study of the aerosol direct radiative forcing in east Asia. J.Geophys.Res., 112, D24S91
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Nishizawa T., Kudo R., Higurashi A., Oikawa E., Okamoto H. (2018) Development of algorithms to retrieve optical properties of aerosols and clouds from space lidars ATLID/EarthCARE and CALIOP/CALIPSO. SPIE Asia-Pacific remote sensing 2018, Abstracts

Kudo R., Nishizawa T., Oikawa E., Higurashi A., Fujikawa M. (2018) Global 3D distributions of aerosol components retrieved by synergy of CALIOP and MODIS. 7th international earthcare science workshop, -

Nishizawa T., Higurashi A., Kudo R., Irie H., Yasunaga K., Katsumata M., Yumimoto K., Ishii S., Okamoto H., Sato K., Katagiri S., Nakajima T. (2018) Validation of the EarthCARE ATLID and MSI products using ground-based lidar and sunphotometry measurements in East Asia. 1st earthcare validation workshop, -

Nishizawa T., Kudo R., Oikawa E., Higurashi A., Fujikawa M., Okamoto H. (2018) Algorithm development to retrieve aerosol and cloud optical properties from ATLID and MSI measurements. 7th internaional earthcare science workshop, -

Nishizawa T., Kudo R., Oikawa E., Higurashi A., Okamnoto H. (2018) Current status on algorithm developments for Japanese L2 products of the EarthCARE mission. CloudSat/CALIPSO Annual Science Review, -

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