Last Update:2016/08/01
Researcher Name TANIMOTO Hiroshi
Div (Section) name/title Center for Global Environmental Research(Global Atmospheric Chemistry Section)/Head
Tel +81-29-850-2930
E-mail tanimoto (*add @nies.go.jp)
Research Subject Global atmospheric chemistry
Researh Interests Atmospheric Chemistry, Environmental Science, Global Biogeochemistry
Degree(s) Ph.D.
Academic Speciality Field Chemistry,Physics,Earth Science
Environmental Speciality Field global environment,air pollution,climate change
Brief Description of Research * Air quality in Asia: Tropospheric ozone and its precursors
* Proton Transfer Reaction - Mass Spectrometry (PTR-MS)
* Biomass burning in Siberia: Emissions and environmental impacts
* Monitoring of reactive trace gases and aerosols
* Standardization of trace gases for atmospheric chemistry
* Interaction of climate change with air quality
Career Apr. 2011 - Present: Head, NIES/CGER, Global Atmospheric Chemistry Section
Jun. 2010 - Mar. 2011: Head, NIES/AED, Atmospheric Chemistry Section
Apr. 2006 - May 2010: Sen. Res. Sci., NIES/AERG, Reg. Atmos. Model. Sec.
Apr. 2005 - Mar. 2006: Sen. Res. Sci., NIES/AED, Atmos. Chem. Reac. Sec.
Apr. 2001 - Mar. 2005: Res. Sci., NIES/AED, Atmos. Chem. Reac. Sec.
Membership of Academic Society The Japan Society of Atmospheric Chemistry,The Geochemical Society of Japan,American Geophysical Union,Japanese Society for Atmospheric Environment

Research Subject (View all list click here)
1620AA011 : Study on multi-scale evaluation system for GHG variation and mitigation
1620AP001 : Long-term monitoring and database for global environmental research and supporting for related activities
1518CD008 : Global observations of volatile organic compounds dissolved in surface seawater with a novel mass spectrometry
1620AQ038 : Atmospheric and Oceanic Monitoring
2129BY001 : Quality control for ozone measurement scale in Japan
1620AU004 : Climate Change Strategy Collaboration Office
Research Result(Latest five records)
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Sato K., Fujitani Y., Inomata S., Morino Y., Tanabe K., Ramasamy S., Hikida T., Shimono A., Takami A., Fushimi A., Kondo Y., Imamura T., Tanimoto H., Sugata S. (2017) Lower than expected volatility of secondary organic aerosols formed during -pinene ozonolysis. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, acp-2017-860

Yamada H., Inomata S., Tanimoto H. (2017) Particle and VOC emissions from stoichiometric gasoline direct injection vehicles and correlation between particle number and mass emissions. Emission Control Science and Technology, 3 (2), 135-141

Yamada H., Inomata S., Tanimoto H. (2017) Mechanisms of increased particle and VOC emissions during DPF active regeneration and particle emissions considering regeneration. Environmental Science & Technology, 51 (5), 2914-2923

Okamoto S., Tanimoto H. (2016) A review of atmospheric chemistry observations at mountain sites. Progress in Earth and Planetary Science, 3 (34)

Parrish D.D., Galbally I.E., Lamarque J.F., Naik V., Horowitz L., Shindell D.T., Oltmans S.J., Derwent R., Tanimoto H., Labuschagne C., Cupeiro M. (2016) Seasonal cycles of O3 in the marine boundary layer: Observation and model simulation comparisons. Journal of Geophysical Research, 121, 538-557
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Ikeda K., Tanimoto H., Nagashima T., Nara H., Mukai H., Nojiri Y., Tohjima Y., Davila Y., Dong X., Emmons L.K., Flemming J., Fu J., Ghude S., Henze D.K., Jonson J.E., Lund M.T., Park R., Pierce R.B., Sudo K. (2016) Multi-model comparison of marine boundary layer O3 in HTAP2 simulations with cargo ship observations in Asia-Pacific. 14th IGAC Science Conference, Abstracts

Nara H., Tanimoto H., Tohjima Y., Mukai H., Nojiri Y., Machida T. (2016) Emissions of CO2, CO, and CH4 from peat forest fires on Sumatra Island in non El-Nino year 2013. International Global Atmospheric Chemistry (IGAC) Project 2016 Science Conference, Abstracts

Inomata S., Tanimoto H., Sato K., Morino Y., Tanabe K., Brown P., Yajima R., Sakamoto Y., Hirokawa J. (2016) Simultaneous and time-resolved measurement of alpha-pinene ozonolysis products in gaseous and aerosol phases for the determination of gas-aerosol partitioning. 2016 IGAC Science Conference, -

Sato K., Fujitani Y., Inomata S., Morino Y., Shimono A., Hikida T., Imamura T., Takami A., Tanimoto H., Tanabe K. (2016) Volatility of alpha-pinene ozonolysis secondary organic aerosol: Importance of heterogeneous reactions. 32nd Symposium on Chemical Kinetics and Dynamics, Abstracts, 82

Nagashima T., Morino Y., Kurokawa J., Yumimoto K., Itahashi S., Goto D., Tanimoto H., Ikeda K., Ohara T. (2016) Recent development of East Asian air quality assessment system. 7th International Workshop on Atmospheric Modeling Research in East Asia, Abstracts, 14

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