SGLI Publication list


  • Ishimoto, H., K. Masuda, K. Fukui, T. Shimbori, T. Inazawa, H. Tuchiyama, K. Ishii and T. Sakurai, (2016): Estimation of the refractive index of volcanic ash from satellite infrared sounder data. Remote Sensing of Environment, 174, pp.165-180. DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2015.12.009
  • Yin, X., T. Dai, N. A.J. Schutgens, D. Goto, T. Nakajima, Guangyu Shi: Effects of data assimilation on the global aerosol key optical properties simulations. Atmospheric Research, Volumes 178-179, 1, pp.175-186. DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2016.03.016
  • Adachi, K. and P. R.Buseck, (2015): Changes in shape and composition of sea-salt particles upon aging in an urban atmosphere. Atmospheric Environment, 100, pp.1-9. DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.10.036
  • Goto, D., T. Nakajima, T. Dai, T. Takemura, M. Kajino, H. Matsui, A. Takami, S. Hatakeyama, N. Sugimoto, A. Shimizu, and T. Ohara, (2015): An evaluation of simulated particulate sulfate over East Asia through global model inter-comparison. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 120, pp.6247-6270. DOI: 10.1002/2014JD021693
  • Illingworth, A.J., H.W. Barker, A. Beljaars, M. Cecca ldi, H. Chepfer, N. Clerbaux, J. Cole, J. Delanoe, C. Domenech, D. P. Donovan, S. Fukuda, M. Hirakata, R. J. Hogan, A. Huenerbein, P. Kollias, T. Kubota, T. Nakajima, T.Y. Nakajima, T. Nishizawa, Y. Ohno, H. Okamoto, R. Oki, K. Sato, M. Satoh, and M.W. Shephard, A. Velazquez-Blazquez, U. Wandinger, T. Wehr, and G.-J. van Zadelhoff, (2015): THE EARTHCARE SATELLITE: The Next Step Forward in Global Measurements of Clouds, Aerosols, Precipitation, and Radiation. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 96, pp.1311-1332, 10.1175/BAMS-D-12-00227.1
  • Irie, H., T. Nakayama, A. Shimizu, A. Yamazaki, T. Nagai, A. A. Uchiyama, Y. Zaizen, S. Kagamitani, and Y. Matsumi, (2015): Evaluation of MAX-DOAS aerosol retrievals by coincident observations using CRDS, lidar, and sky radiometer in Tsukuba, Japan, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 8, pp.2775-2788, DOI: 10.5194/amt-8-2775-2015
  • Jin, Y., K. Kai, K. Kawai, T. Nagai, T. Sakai, A. Yamazaki, A. Uchiyama, D. Batdorjd, N. Sugimoto, and T. Nishizawa, (2015): Ceilometer calibration for retrieval of aerosol optical properties, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 153, pp.49-56, DOI: 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2014.10.009
  • Katagiri, S., Tadahiro Hayasaka, and Kyohei Ymada, An algorithm for a whole-sky camera with low color depth and relationships between cloud fractions derived from the sky camera and MODIS observations. Journal of The Remote Sensing Society of Japan, Vol. 35 (2015) pp.89-103, DOI: 10.11440/rssj.35.89
  • Kawase. H., C.Suzuki, N,N.Ishizaki, F.Uno, H.Iida, K.Aoki (2015), Simulations of Monthly Variation in Snowfall over Complicated Mountainous Areas around Japan's Northern Alps, SOLA, 11, pp.138-143, DOI: 10.2151/sola.2015-032
  • Kokhanovsky, A.A., A. B. Davis , B. Cairns, O. Dubovik, O. Hasekamp, I. Sano, S. Mukai, V. Rozanov, P. Litvinov, T. Lapyonok, I. S. Kolomiets, Y. A. Oberemok, S. Savenkov, A. di Noia, F. Xu , M. Duan , D. Diner, R. Munro, (2015): Space-Based Remote Sensing of Atmospheric Aerosols: The Multi-Angle Spectro-Polarimetric Frontier, Earth Science Reviews, 145, pp.85-116, DOI: 10.1016/j.earscirev.2015.01.012
  • Liu, Y., Y. Sato, R. Jia, Y. Xie, J. Huang, T. Nakajima, (2015): Modeling study on the transport of summer dust and anthropogenic aerosols over the Tibetan Plateau. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 15, pp.12581-12594, DOI: 10.5194/acp-15-12581-2015
  • Mukai, S., M. Nakata, M. Yasumoto, I. Sano, and A. Kokhanovsky (2015): A study of aerosol pollution episode due to agriculture biomass burning in the east-central China using satellite data, Frontiers in Environmental Science, 28 August 2015, DOI: 10.3389/fenvs.2015.00057
  • Nakata, M, I. Sano and S. Mukai, (2015): Air Pollutants in Osaka, Frontiers in Environmental Science, 3:18. DOI: 10.3389/fenvs.2015.00018
  • Ohyama, H., S. Kawakami, T. Tanaka, I. Morino, O. Uchino, M. Inoue, T. Sakai, T. Nagai, A. Yamazaki, A. Uchiyama, T. Fukamachi, M. Sakashita, T. Kawasaki, T. Akaho, K. Arai, and H. Okumura, (2015): Observations of XCO2 and XCH4 with ground-based high-resolution FTS at Saga, Japan and comparisons with GOSAT products, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 8, pp.5263-5276, 2015, DOI: 10.5194/amt-8-5263-2015
  • OISHI, Y., NAGAO, T., ISHIDA, H., NAKAJIMA, T., MATSUNAGA, T., (2015): Preliminary Study of a Method Using the GOSAT-2 CAI-2 Cloud Discrimination for Screening of Cloud-contaminated FTS-2 Data. Journal of The Remote Sensing Society of Japan, 35, 299-306. DOI: 10.11440/rssj.35.299
  • Shi, C. and T. Nakajima., (2015): The Eddington approximation calculation of radiation flux in the atmosphere-ocean system. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 157, pp.34-41. DOI: 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2015.02.007
  • Shi, C., P. C. Wang, T. Nakajima, Y. Ota, S.-C. Tan, and G.-Y. Shi, (2015): Effects of ocean particles on the upwelling radiance and polarized radiance in the atmosphere-ocean system. Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 32(9), pp.1186-1196, DOI: 10.1007/s00376-015-4222-8
  • Sugimoto N., A. Shimizu, T. Nishizawa, I. Matsui, Y. Jin, P. Khatri, H. Irie, T. Takamura, K. Aoki, B. Thana (2015), Aerosol characteristics in Phimai, Thailand determined by continuous observation with a polarization sensitive Mie-Raman lidar and a sky radiometer, Environmental Research Letters, 10:065003, DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/10/6/065003
  • Adachi, K., Y. Zaizen, M. Kajino and Y. Igarashi, (2014): Mixing state of regionally transported soot particles and the coating effect on their size and shape at a mountain site in Japan. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 119, pp.5386-5396. DOI: 10.1002/2013JD020880
  • Campanelli, M., T. Nakajima, P. Khatri, T. Takamura, A. Uchiyama, V. Estelles, G.L. Liberti, and V. Malvestuto, (2014): Retrieval of characteristic parameters for water vapour transmittance in the development of ground based Sun-Sky radiometeric measurements of columnar water vapour. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 7, pp.1075-1087, DOI: 10.5194/amt-7-1075-2014
  • Dai, T., D. Goto, N.A.J. Schutgens, X. Dong, G. Shi, and T. Nakajima, (2014): Simulated aerosol key optical properties over global scale using an aerosol transport model coupled with a new type of dynamic core. Atmospheric Environment, 82, pp.71-82. DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.10.018
  • Dai, T., N.A.J. Schutgens, D. Goto, G.-Y. Shi, and T. Nakajima, (2014b): Improvement of aerosol optical properties modeling over Eastern Asia with MODIS AOD assimilation in a global non-hydrostatic icosahedral aerosol transport model. Environmental Pollution, 195, pp.319-329, DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2014.06.021
  • Fukuda, S., T. Nakajima, H. Takenaka, A. Higurashi, N. Kikuchi, T. Y. Nakajima, and H. Ishida, 2014: New approaches to removing cloud shadows and evaluating the 380-nm surface reflectance for improved aerosol optical thickness retrievals from the GOSAT/TANSO-Cloud and Aerosol Imager. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 118, pp.13520-13531. DOI: 10.1002/2013JD020090
  • Goto, D., T. Dai, M. Satoh, H. Tomita, J. Uchida, S. Misawa, T. Inoue, H. Tsuruta, K. Ueda, C. F. S. Ng, A. Takami, N. Sugimoto, A. Shimizu, T. Ohara, and T. Nakajima, (2014): Application of a global nonhydrostatic model with a stretched-grid system to regional aerosol simulations around Japan, Geoscientific Model Development, 8, pp.235-259, DOI: 10.5194/gmd-8-235-2015
  • Ishida, H., K. Miura, T. Matsuda, K. Ogawara, A. Goto, K. Matsuura, Y. Sato, and T. Y. Nakajima, (2014): Scheme for detection of low clouds from geostationary weather satellite imagery. Atmospheric Research, 143, pp.250-264. DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2014.02.015
  • Ishimoto, H., K. Okamoto, H. Okamoto, and K. Sato, (2014): One-dimensional variational (1D-Var) retrieval of middle to upper tropospheric humidity using AIRS radiance data. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 119, pp.7633-7654. DOI: 10.1002/2014JD021706
  • Khatri, P., T. Takamura, A. Yamazaki, and A. Uchiyama, (2014): Use of 315nm Channel Data of the Sky Radiometer to Estimate the Columnar Ozone Concentration: A Preliminary Study, Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan, 92A pp.185-194.
  • Letu, H., T. M. Nagao, T. Y. Nakajima, and Y. Matsumae, (2014): Method for validating cloud mask obtained from satellite measurements using ground-based sky camera. Applied Optics, 53, pp.7523-7533. DOI: 10.1364/AO.53.007523
  • Letu, H., T. Nakajima, and F. Nishio, (2014): Estimation of electric power and power plant CO2 emissions using DMSP/OLS nighttime satellite data. Environmental Science & Technology Letters, 1, pp.259-265. DOI: 10.1021/ez500093s
  • Mukai, S., M. Yasumoto and M. Nakata, 2014: Estimation of biomass burning influence on air pollution around Beijing from an aerosol retrieval model. The Scientific World Journal, Vol. 2014, Article ID 649648, DOI: 10.1155/2014/649648
  • Nagao, T. M., T. Y. Nakajima, H. Letu, and H. Okamoto, (2014): Cloud microphysical properties as seen from spaceborne passive multi-spectral imagers: interpretation in terms of vertical and horizontal inhomogeneity by using modeling and other spaceborne instruments. Transactions of the Japan Society for Aeronautical and Space Sciences, Space Technology Japan, 12, Tn_1-Tn_6, 2014. DOI: 10.2322/tastj.12.Tn_1
  • Nakajima, T. Y., T. M. Nagao, H. Letu, and H. Okamoto, (2014): Synergistic use of spaceborne active sensors and passive multispectral imagers for investigating cloud evolution processes. Transactions of the Japan Society for Aeronautical and Space Sciences, Aerospace Technology Japan, 12, Tn_19-Tn_24, 2014. DOI: 10.2322/tastj.12.Tn_19
  • Osada, K., S. Ura, M. Kagawa, M. Mikami, T. Y. Tanaka, S. Matoba, K. Aoki, M. Shinoda, Y. Kurosaki, M. Hayashi, A. Shimizu, and M. Uematsu (2014): Wet and dry deposition of mineral dust particles in Japan: factors related to temporal variation and spatial distribution, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 14, pp.1107-1121, DOI: 10.5194/acp-14-1107-2014
  • Seiki, T., M. Satoh, H. Tomita, and T. Nakajima, (2014): Simultaneous evaluation of ice cloud microphysics and nonsphericity of the cloud optical properties using hydrometeor video sonde and radiometer sonde in situ observations. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 119, pp.6681-6701, DOI: 10.1002/2013JD021086
  • Uchiyama, A., A. Yamazaki, R. Kudo, E. Kobayash, H. Togawa, and D. Uesawa, (2014): Continuous Ground-Based Observation of Aerosol Optical Properties at Tsukuba, Japan (Trend and Climatology), Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan, 92A, pp.93-108 DOI: 10.2151/jmsj.2014-A06
  • Yasunari., T., K. M. Lau, S. P. Mahanama, P. R. Colarco, A. M. Silva, T. Aoki, K. Aoki, N. Murao, S. Yamagata, and Y. Kodama, (2014): The GOddard SnoW Impurity Module (GOSWIM) for the NASA GEOS-5 Earth System Model: Preliminary comparisons with observation in Sapporo, Japan, SOLA, 10, pp.57-61. DOI: 10.2151/sola.2014-011
  • Adachi, K., P. R. Buseck, (2013): Changes of ns-soot mixing states and shapes in an urban area during CalNex, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 118, pp.3723-3730, DOI:10.1002/jgrd.50321
  • Campbell, J. R., J. S. Reid, D. L. Westphal, J. Zhang, J. L. Tackett, B. N. Chew, E. J. Welton, A. Shimizu, N. Sugimoto, K. Aoki and D. M. Winker (2013): Characterizing the vertical profile of aerosol particle extinction and linear depolarization over Southeast Asia and the Maritime Continent: The 2007-2009 view from CALIOP, Atmospheric Research, 122, pp.520-543. DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2012.05.007
  • Choi, I.-J., T. Iguchi, S.-W. Kim, T. Nakajima, and S.-C. Yoon, (2013): The Effect of Aerosol Representation on Cloud Microphysical Properties in Northeast Asia. Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, 123, pp.181-194, DOI: 10.1007/s00703-013-0288-y
  • Dim, J., T. Nakajima, and T. Takamura, (2013): Performance of the GCOM-C/SGLI satellite prelaunch phase cloud properties' algorithm. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 0001;7(1), 073693-073693. DOI: 10.1117/1.JRS.7.073693
  • Dim, J., T. Takamura, A. Higurashi, P. Kathri, N. Kikuchi, and T. Y. Nakajima, (2013): Validation of two MODIS Aerosols algorithms with SKYNET and Prospects for Future Satellites such as the GCOM-C/SGLI. Advances in Meteorology, 2013, DOI: 10.1155/2013/508064
  • Nagao, T. M., K. Suzuki, and T. Y. Nakajima, (2013): Interpretation of multiwavelength-retrieved droplet effective radii for warm water clouds in terms of in-cloud vertical inhomogeneity by using spectral bin microphysics cloud model. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 70, pp.2376-2392. DOI: 10.1175/JAS-D-12-0225.1
  • Nakajima, T., H. Takenaka, D. Goto, S. Misawa, J. Uchida, and T.Y. Nakajima, (2013): Measurements and modeling of the solar radiation budget. Simulation, 32, pp.199-207.
  • Oikawa, E., T. Nakajima, T. Inoue, and D. Winker, (2013): A study of the shortwave direct aerosol forcing using ESSP/CALIPSO observation and GCM simulation. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 118, pp.3687-3708, 2012, DOI: 10.1002/jgrd.50227
  • Schutgens, N. A. J., M. Nakata, and T. Nakajima, (2013): Validation and empirical correction of MODIS AOT and AE over ocean. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 6, pp.2455-2475, DOI: 10.5194/amt-6-2455-2013
  • Seiki, T. and T. Nakajima, (2013): Aerosol Effects of the Condensation Process on a Convective Cloud Simulation. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 71, pp.833-853, DOI: 10.1175/JAS-D-12-0195.1
  • Yoshida, M., J.M. Haywood, B.T. Johnson, H. Murakami, and T. Nakajima, (2013): Spatial distribution of dust's optical properties over the Sahara and Asia inferred from Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 13, pp.10827-10845, DOI: 10.5194/acp-13-10827-2013
  • Zhang, H., Y. Qing, T. Nakajima, M.M. Nakata, L. Peng and HE. Jihnai, 2013: Influence of changes in solar radiation on changes of surface temperature in China. Acta Meteorologica Sinica, 27, pp.87-97, DOI: 10.1007/s13351-013-0109-8