SGLI Publication list


  • Chen, N., W. Li, C. Gatebe, T. Tanikawa, M. Hori, R. Shimada, T. Aoki, and K. Stamnes (2018): New neural network cloud mask algorithm based on radiative transfer simulations. Remote Sensing of Environment, 219, 62-71.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2018.09.029
  • Niwano, M., Aoki, T., Hashimoto, A., Matoba, S., Yamaguchi, S., Tanikawa, T., Fujita, K., Tsushima, A., Iizuka, Y., Shimada, R., Hori, M. (2018): NHM-SMAP: Spatially and temporally high resolution non-hydrostatic atmospheric model coupled with detailed snow process model for Greenland Ice Sheet. The Cryosphere, 12, 635-655,
    DOI: 10.5194/tc-12-635-2018
  • Chen, N., Li, W., Tanikawa, T., Hori, M., Shimada, R., Aoki, T., Stamnes, K., Tamnes, K. N. U. T. S., Fast yet accurate computation of radiances in shortwave infrared satellite remote sensing channels. Optics Express, 25(16): 443 {451, 2017.
    DOI: 10.1364/OE.25.00A649
  • Hashimoto, A., Niwano, M., Aoki, T., Tsutaki, S., Sugiyama, S., Yamasaki, T., Iizuka, Y., Matoba, S. (2017): Numerical weather prediction system based on JMA-NHM for field observation campaigns on the Greenland Ice Sheet. Low Temperature Science, 75, 91-104,
    DOI: 10.14943/lowtemsci.75.91
  • Hashimoto, A., Yamada, K., Hirasawa, N., Niwano, M., Aoki, T. (2017): Antarctic numerical weather prediction for supporting JARE by using JMA-NHM. CAS/JSC WGNE Research Activities in Atmospheric and Oceanic Modelling, 47, 5-09.
  • Hori, M., Sugiura, K., Kobayashi, K., Aoki, T., Tanikawa, T., Kuchiki, K., … Enomoto, H. (2017): A 38-year (1978-2015) Northern Hemisphere daily snow cover extent product derived using consistent objective criteria from satellite-borne optical sensors. Remote Sensing of Environment, 191, 402-418.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2017.01.023
  • Iizuka, Y., Matoba, S., Fujia, S., Shinbori, K., Yamazaki, T., Miyamoto, A., Hori, A., Saito, T., Furukawa, R., Sugiyama, S., Aoki, T. (2017): Shallow ice core drilling and preliminary analysis at South-East Dome, Greenland, Low Temperature Science, 75, 45-52,
    DOI: 10.14943/lowtemsci.75.45
  • Matoba, S., Yamaguchi, S., Tsushima, A., Aoki, T., Sugiyama, S. (2017): Surface mass balance variations in a maritime area of the northwestern Greenland Ice Sheet, Low Temperature Science, 75, 37-44,
    DOI: 10.14943/lowtemsci.75.37
  • Tsutaki, S., Sugiyama, S., Sakakibara, D., Aoki, T., Niwano, M. (2017): Surface mass balance, ice velocity and near-surface ice temperature on Qaanaaq Ice Cap, northwestern Greenland, from 2012 to 2016. Ann. Glaciol.,
    DOI: 10.1017/aog.2017.7
  • Yasunari, T. J., Niwasno, M., Fujiyoshi, Y., Shimizu, A., Hayasaki, M., Aoki, T., da Silva, A. M., Holben, B. N., Matoba, S., Murao, N., Yamagata, S., Kim, K.-M. (2017): An unreported Asian dust (Kosa) event in Hokkaido, Japan: A case study of 7 March 2016. SOLA, 13, 96-101,
    DOI: 10.2151/sola.2017-018
  • Iizuka, Y., S. Matoba, T. Yamasaki, I. Oyabu, M. Kadota and T. Aoki (2016): Glaciological and meteorological observations at the SE-Dome site, southeastern Greenland Ice Sheet, Bulletin of Glaciological Research, 34, pp.1-10,
    DOI: 10.5331/bgr.15R03
  • Kuchiki, K., T. Aoki, M. Niwano, S. Matoba, Y. Kodama, and K. Adachi, (2015): Elemental carbon, organic carbon, and dust concentrations in snow measured with thermal optical method and filter weighing: variations during 2007-2013 winters in Sapporo, Japan. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 120, pp.868-882.
    DOI: 10.1002/2014JD022144
  • Matoba, S., H. Motoyama, K. Fujita, T. Yamasaki, M. Minowa, Y. Onuma, Y. Komuro, T. Aoki, S. Yamaguchi, S. Sugiyama, and H. Enomoto, (2015): Glaciological and meteorological observations at the SIGMA-D site, northwestern Greenland Ice Sheet, Bulletin of Glaciological Research, 33, pp.7-14,
    DOI: 10.5331/bgr.33.7
  • Niwano, M., Aoki, T., Matoba, S., Yamaguchi, S., Tanikawa, T., Kuchiki, K., and Motoyama, H. (2015): Numerical simulation of extreme snowmelt observed at the SIGMA-A site, northwest Greenland, during summer 2012, The Cryosphere, 9, pp.971-988,
    DOI: 10.5194/tc-9-971-2015
  • Tanikawa, T., W. Li, K. Kuchiki, T. Aoki, M. Hori, and K. Stamnes, (2015): Retrieval of snow physical parameters by neural networks and optimal estimation: case study for ground-based spectral radiometer system, Optics Express, 23, pp.A1442-A1462,
    DOI: 10.1364/OE.23.0A1442
  • Aoki, T., S. Matoba, J. Uetake, N. Takeuchi and H. Motoyama, (2014a): Field activities of "Snow Impurities and Glacial Microbe effects on abrupt warming in the Arctic" (SIGMA) Project in Greenland in 2011-2013. Bulletin of Glaciological Research, 32, pp.3-20.
    DOI: 10.5331/bgr.32.3
  • Chen, N., W. Li, T. Tanikawa, M. Hori, T. Aoki, and K. Stamnes (2014): Cloud mask over snow-/ice-covered areas for the GCOM-C1/SGLI cryosphere mission: Validations over Greenland. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 119, pp.12287-12300.
    DOI: 10.1002/2014JD022017
  • Hachikubo, A., S. Yamaguchi, H. Arakawa, T. Tanikawa, M. Hori, K. Sugiura, S. Matoba, M. Niwano, K. Kuchiki, and T. Aoki, (2014): Effects of temperature and grain type on time variation of snow specific surface area. Bulletin of Glaciological Research, 32, pp.47-53.
    DOI: 10.5331/bgr.32.47
  • Hori, M., T. Aoki, T. Tanikawa1, K. Kuchiki, M. Niwano, S. Yamaguchi, and S. Matoba, (2014): Dependence of thermal infrared emissive behaviors of snow cover on the surface snow type, Bulletin of Glaciological Research, 32, pp.33-45.
    DOI: 10.5331/bgr.32.33
  • Niwano, M., T. Aoki, K. Kuchiki, M. Hosaka, Y. Kodama, S. Yamaguchi, H. Motoyoshi, and Y. Iwata (2014): Evaluation of updated physical snowpack model SMAP, Bulletin of Glaciological Research, 32, pp.65-78.
    DOI: 10.5331/bgr.32.65
  • Sugiyama, S., Sakakibara, D., Matsuno, S., Yamaguchi, S., Matoba S. and Aoki, T. (2014): Initial field observations on Qaanaaq ice cap in northwestern Greenland. Annals of Glaciology, 55, pp.25-33,
    DOI: 10.3189/2014AoG66A102
  • Tanikawa, T., M. Hori, T. Aoki, A. Hachikubo, K. Kuchiki, M. Niwano, S. Matoba, S. Yamaguchi, and K. Stamnes (2014): In situ measurements of polarization properties of snow surface under the Brewster geometry in Hokkaido, Japan, and northwest Greenland ice sheet. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 119, pp.13946-13946.
    DOI: 10.1002/2014JD022325
  • Yamaguchi, S., H. Motoyoshi, T. Tanikawa, T. Aoki, M. Niwano, Y. Takeuchi, and Y. Endo (2014): Application of snow specific surface area measurement using an optical method based on infrared reflectance with 900nm wave length to the wet snow zones in Japan, Bulletin of Glaciological Research, 32, pp.55-64.
    DOI: 10.5331/bgr.32.55
  • Yamaguchi, S., S.Matoba, T. Yamazaki, A. Tsushima, M. Niwano, T. Tanikawa and T. Aoki, (2014): Glaciological observations in 2012 and 2013 at SIGMA-A site, Northwest Greenland. Bulletin of Glaciological Research, 32, pp.95-105.
    DOI: 10.5331/bgr.32.95
  • Yasunari, T. J., K.-M. Lau, S. P. P. Mahanama, P. R. Colarco, A. M. da 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 observations in Sapporo, Japan, SOLA, 10, pp.50-56.
    DOI: 10.2151/sola.2014-011
  • Aoki, Te., S. Matoba, S. Yamaguchi, T. Tanikawa, M. Niwano, K. Kuchiki, K. Adachi, J. Uetake, H. Motoyama and M. Mori, (2013): Numerical Simulation of Spectral Albedos of Glacier Surfaces Covered with Glacial Microbes in Northwestern Greenland, AIP Conference Proceedings, 1531,
    DOI: 10.1063/1.4804735
  • Hori, M., Te. Aoki, T. Tanikawa, A. Hachikubo, K. Sugiura, K. Kuchiki, and M. Niwano, (2013): Modeling angular-dependent spectral emissivity of snow and ice in the thermal infrared atmospheric window, Applied Optics, 52, pp.7243-7255,
    DOI: 10.1364/AO.52.007243