Senior Researcher
Last Update:2015/06/17
Researcher Name OGURA Tomoo
Div (Section) name/title Center for Global Environmental Research(Climate Modeling and Analysis Section)/Senior Researcher
Research Subject climate projection with numerical models
Researh Interests Currently interested in the improvement of cloud parameterization of a climate model. Also interested in variation of cloud feedbacks between climate models in a climate change projection.
Degree(s) Doctor of Philosophy in Science
Academic Speciality Field Physics,Computer Science,Earth Science
Environmental Speciality Field global warming,climate projection,meteorology
Keyword(s) global climate model,parameterization
Career 2002 March Graduated, Department of Earth and Planetary Science, University of Tokyo, Ph.D. in Science
2002 May Researcher, Center for Climate System Research, University of Tokyo
2003 July Researcher, National Institute for Environmental Studies
2006 January-November Visiting scientist, Met Office Hadley Centre
2008 July Senior Researcher, National Institute for Environmental Studies
URL http://www.nies.go.jp/researchers-e/100120.html
Membership of Academic Society Meteorological Society of Japan,American Geophysical Union

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Abe M., Nozawa T., Ogura T., Takata K. (2016) Effect of retreating sea ice on Arctic cloud cover in simulated recent global warming. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 16, 14343-14356

Kamae Y., Ogura T., Watanabe M., Xie S.P., Ueda H. (2016) Robust cloud feedback over tropical land in a warming climate. Journal of Geophysical Research:Atmospheres, 121, 2593-2609

Webb M. J., Lock A. P., Bretherton C. S., Bony S., Cole J. N. S., Idelkadi A., Kang S. M., Koshiro T., Kawai H., Ogura T., Roehrig R., Shin Y., Mauritsen T., Sherwood S. C., Vial J., Watanabe M., Woelfle M. D., Zhao M. (2015) The impact of parametrized convection on cloud feedback. Philosophical transactions of the royal society A, 373 (20140414)

Kamae Y., Watanabe M., Ogura T., Yoshimori M., Shiogama H. (2015) Rapid adjustments of cloud and hydrological cycle to increasing CO2 : a review. Current Climate Change Reports, 1 (2), 103-113

Yoshimori M., Abe-Ouchi A., Watanabe M., Oka A., Ogura T. (2014) Robust seasonality of Arctic warming processes in two different versions of the MIROC GCM. Journal of Climate, 27, 6358-6375
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Ogura T. (2017) Implementation of COSP in MIROC and its current application. COSP Workshop, -

Hirota N., Ogura T., Tatabe H., Shiogama H., Watanabe M., Kimoto M. (2016) Improvements of the Eastward Propagation of the MJO in MIROC6. AGU Fall Meeting 2016, -

Ogura T., Webb M. J. (2016) Radiative heating effect of SST increase in climate feedback. CFMIP/WCRP/ICTP Conference on Cloud Processes, Circulation, and Climate Sensitivity, -

Ogura T., Tatebe H., Kamae Y., Watanabe M., Kimoto M. (2016) On the systematic errors in cloud simulation by MIROC6. 13th Annual Meeting of Asia Oceania Geosciences Society, -

Ogura T. (2016) On the fast component of climate feedback. Joint US-Japan workshop on climate change and variability, -

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