Team Leader
Takemasa Miyoshi
Research Scientist
Koji Terasaki
Research Scientist
Shigenori Otsuka
Research Scientist(Excellent Young Researcher)
Shunji Kotsuki
Postdoctoral Researcher
Takumi Honda
Special Postdoctoral Researcher
Atsushi Okazaki
Postdoctoral Researcher
Kohei Takatama
Postdoctoral Researcher
James Taylor
Postdoctoral Researcher
Arata Amemiya
Research Associate
Yasumitsu Maejima
Technical Staff
Hazuki Arakida
Technical Staff
Hideyuki Sakamoto
Technical Staff
Marimo Ohhigashi
Technical Staff
Kenta Kurosawa
Visiting Scientist
Shin-ichiro Shima
Visiting Scientist
Juan Ruiz
Visiting Scientist
Shu-Chih Yang
Visiting Scientist
Steve Penny
Visiting Scientist
Kozo Okamoto
Visiting Scientist
Michiko Otsuka
Visiting Scientist
Yohei Sawada
Visiting Scientist
Shohei Takino
Visiting Scientist
John C. Wells
Visiting Scientist
Pierre Tandeo
Visiting Scientist
Hironori Arai
Visiting Scientist
Guo-Yuan Lien
Visiting Scientist
Keichi Kondo
Yukie Komori
Saeko Imano

Past Member

  • Taeka Awazu: Technical Staff (April 2016 - October 2018)
  • Rie Deguchi: Assistant (October 2013 - October 2018)
  • Guo-Yuan Lien: Postdoctoral Researcher (July 2014 - July 2018), August 2018 - Central Weather Bureau, Taiwan
  • Kuki Kuniya: Assistant (April 2016 - May 2018)
  • Ayumi Kikawa: Assistant (September 2017 - March 2018)
  • Hitomi Mori: Assistant (October 2017 - March 2018)
  • Toshiki Teramura: Postdoctoral Researcher (June 2016 - January 2018)
  • Keiichi Kondo: Postdoctoral Researcher (April 2014 - November 2017), December 2017 - Meteorological Research Institute
  • Yohei Sawada: Postdoctoral Researcher (April 2016 - March 2017), April 2017 - Meteorological Research Institute
  • Miho Ono: Assistant (October 2016 - March 2017)
  • Gulanbaier Tuerhong: Technical Staff (May 2014 - May 2016)
  • Africa Perianez Santiago: Research Associate (December 2014 - June 2015)

Past Visiting Scientist

  • Masaru Kunii: Visiting Scientist (April 2014 - March 2017), April 2017 - Japan Meteorological Agency
  • Masahiro Sawada: Visiting Scientist (May 2013 - April 2014), May 2014 - Meteorological Research Institute

Student Intern and Trainee

Fiscal Year 2018

  • Aulia Febianda ANWAR TINUMBANG: Kyoto University (master's student)
  • Huynh Viet Phi: Eurecom (master's student)
  • Andrew Pensoneault: University of Iowa (doctral student)
  • Tobias Necker: LMU (master's student)

Fiscal Year 2017

  • Takuya Ganeko: Kyoto University (master's student)
  • Krishnamoorthy Chandramouli: Indian Institute of Technology (doctoral student)
  • Takuya Kurihana: University of Tsukuba (master's student)
  • Sam Hatfield: University of Oxford (doctoral student)
  • Taiga Shibata: University of the Ryukyus (master's student)
  • Stefan Geiss: Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (master's student)
  • Cheng Da: University of Maryland (doctoral student)
  • Paula Maldonado: Universidad de Buenos Aires (doctoral student)

Fiscal Year 2016

  • Arata Amemiya: University of Tokyo (master's student)
  • Stefan Geiss: Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (master's student)

Fiscal Year 2015

  • Syunpei Terauchi: University of Tsukuba (master's student)
  • Yaping Chang: University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (master's student)

Fiscal Year 2014

  • Ryota Kikuchi: Tohoku University (doctoral student)
  • Yoshikazu Kitano: Hokkaido University (doctoral student)
  • Yusuke Taniguchi: University of Hyogo (master's student)

Fiscal Year 2012 - 2013

  • Keiichi Kondo: University of Tsukuba (doctoral student)

Working with us

Please contact us if you are interested in working on cutting-edge data assimilation research using the Japanese 10-Peta-Flops "K computer".

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Data Assimilation Research Team

7-1-26, Minatojima-minami-machi, Chuo-ku, Kobe, Hyogo 650-0047, Japan
RIKEN Center for Computational Science (R-CCS) Data Assimilation Research Team

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