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Isobe Atsuhiko Last modified date:2017.04.07

Professor / Center for Oceanic and Atmospheric Research / Research Institute for Applied Mechanics

1. Atsuhiko Isobe, Kaori Uchiyama-Matsumoto, Keiichi Ucida, Tadashi Tokai, Microplastics in the Southern Ocean, MARINE POLLUTION BULLETIN, 114, 1, 623-626, 2017.01.
2. Kenki Kasamo, Atsuhiko Isobe, Shinsuke Iwasaki, The dependence of precipitation on wind direction over the Kuroshio front in the winter East China Sea, JOURNAL OF OCEANOGRAPHY, 72, 5, 687-696, 2016.10.
3. Atsuhiko Isobe, Percentage of microbeads in pelagic microplastics within Japanese coastal waters, MARINE POLLUTION BULLETIN, 110, 1, 432-437, 2016.09.
4. Etsuko Nakshima, Atsuhiko Isobe, Shin'ichiro Kako, Takaaki Itai, Shin Takahashi, Xinyu Guo, The potential of oceanic transport and onshore leaching of additive-derived lead by marine macro-plastic debris, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 107, 1, 2016.06.
5. Yasuyuki Miyao, Atsuhiko Isobe, A combined balloon photography and buoy-tracking experiment for mapping surface currents in coastal waters, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 33, 2016.06.
6. Zhao Ning, Shinsuke Iwasaki, Atsuhiko Isobe, R.-C. Lien, Wang Bin, Intensification of the subpolar front in the Sea of Japan during winter cyclones, Journal of Geophysical Research -Oceans, 121, 2016.05.
7. Shin'ichiro Kako, T. Nakagawa, Katsumi Takayama, Naoki HIROSE, Atsuhiko Isobe, Impact of Changjiang River discharge on sea surface temperature in the East China Sea, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 46, 6, 2016.05.
8. Atsuhiko Isobe, Keiichi Uchida, Tadashi Tokai, Shinsuke Iwasaki, East Asian seas: A hot spot of pelagic microplastics, MARINE POLLUTION BULLETIN, 101, 2, 618-623, 2015.12.
9. Hisashi Nakamura, Atsuhiko Isobe, S. Minobe, H. Mitsudera, M. Nonaka, T. Suga, "Hot Spots" in the climate system -new developments in the extratropical ocean–atmosphere interaction research: a short review and an introduction, Journal of Oceanography, 71, 2015.10.
10. Shinsuke Iwasaki, Atsuhiko Isobe, Yasuyuki Miyao, Fortnightly atmospheric tides forced by spring and neap tides in coastal waters, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 5, 2015.06.
11. Atsuhiko Isobe, K. Kubo, Y. Tamura, S. Kako, E. Nakashima, N. Fujii, Selective transport of microplastics and mesoplastics by drifting in coastal waters, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 89, 2014.11.
12. Atsuhiko Isobe, S. Kako, S. Iwasaki, Synoptic scale atmospheric motions modulated by spring phytoplankton bloom in the Sea of Japan, Journal of Climate, 27, 2014.10.
13. Chang, P.-H, Atsuhiko Isobe, and others, Summer behavior of the Changjiang diluted water to the East/Japan Sea: A modeling study in 2003, Continental Shelf Research, 81, 2014.09.
14. Kenki Kasamo, Atsuhiko Isobe, S. Minobe, A. Manda, H. Nakamura, K. Ogata, H. Nishikawa, Y. Tachibana, S. Kako, Transient and local weakening of surface winds observed above the Kuroshio front in the winter East China Sea, Journal of Geophysical Research -Atmospheres, 119, 2014.05.
15. Yasuyuki Miyao, Atsuhiko Isobe, S. Kako, An application of low-altitude remote sensing using a vessel-towed balloon for monitoring jellyfish patchiness in coastal waters, Journal of The Remote Sensing Society of Japan, 34, 2, 2014.04.
16. Shin'ichiro Kako, Atsuhiko Isobe, T. Kataoka, H. Hinata, A decadal prediction of the quantity of plastic marine debris littered on beaches of the East Asian marginal seas, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 81, 2014.04.
17. Shinsuke Iwasaki, Atsuhiko Isobe, Shin'ichiro Kako, Atmosphere-ocean coupled process along coastal areas of the Yellow and East China Seas in winter, Journal of Climate, 27, 1, 2014.01.
18. Etsuko Nakashima, Atsuhiko Isobe, Shin'ichiro kako, T. Itai, S. Takahashi, Quantification of toxic metals derived from macroplastic litter on Ookushi beach, Japan, Environmental Science & Technology, 46, 2012.10.
19. Atsuhiko Isobe, Shin'ichiro Kako, A role of the Yellow and East China Seas in the development of extratropical cyclones in winter, Journal of Climate, 25, 2012.08.
20. Atsuhiko Isobe, Shin'ichiro Kako, X. Guo, H. Takeoka, Ensemble numerical forecasts of the sporadic Kuroshio-water intrusion (kyucho) into shelf and coastal waters, Ocean Dynamics, 62, 2012.07.
21. Shin'ichiro Kako, Atsuhiko Isobe, Sinya Magome, Low altitude remote-sensing method to monitor marine and beach litter of various colors using a balloon equipped with a digital camera, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 64, 2012.06.
22. Shin'ichiro Kako, Atsuhiko Isobe, Sinya Magome, H. Hinata, Satoquo SEINO, Azusa Kojima, Establishment of numerical beach litter hindcast/forecast models: an application to Goto Islands, Japan, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 62, 2, 2011.05.
23. Etsuko Nakashima, Atsuhiko Isobe, Sinya Magome, S. Kako, N. Deki, Using aerial photography and in-situ measurements to estimate the quantity of macro-litter on beaches, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 62, 4, 2011.03.
24. K. Sugimatsu, Atsuhiko Isobe, Favorable conditions for cold water intrusion from the Kuroshio intermediate layer into Osaka Bay, Journal of Oceanography, 67, 2, 2011.03.
25. Shin'ichiro Kako, Atsuhiko Isobe, M. Kubota, High-resolution ASCAT wind vector data set gridded by applying an optimum interpolation method to the global ocean, Journal of Geophysical Research -Atmospheres, 116, D23107, 2011.02.
26. Atsuhiko Isobe, X., Guo, H. Takeoka, Hindcast and predictability of sporadic Kuroshio-water intrusion (kyucho in the Bungo Channel) into the shelf and coastal waters, Journal of Geophysical Research -Oceans, 115, C04023, 2010.11.
27. Shin'ichiro Kako, Atsuhiko Isobe, S. Yoshioka, P.-H. Chang, Takeshi Matsuno, S.-H. Kim, J.-S. Lee, Technical issues in modeling surface-drifter behavior on the East China Sea shelf, Journal of Oceanography, 66, 2010.07.
28. Shin'ichiro Kako, Atsuhiko Isobe, S. Yoshioka, P.-H. Chang, Takeshi Matsuno, S.-H. Kim, J.-S. Lee, Technical issues in modeling surface-drifter behavior on the East China Sea shelf, Journal of Oceanography, 66, 2010.07.
29. Shin'ichiro Kako, Atsuhiko Isobe, Satoquo SEINO, Azusa Kojima, Inverse estimation of drifting-object outflows using actual observation data, Journal of Oceanography, 66, 2010.06.
30. Shin'ichiro Kako, Atsuhiko Isobe, Sinya Magome, Seaquential monitoring of beach litter using webcams, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 60, 5, 2010.04.
31. Koichi Sugimatsu, Atsuhiko Isobe, Intrusion of Kuroshio-derived bottom cold water into Osaka Bay and its possible cause, Journal of Oceanography, 66, 2010.02.
32. Atsuhiko Isobe, Shin'ichiro Kako, P.-H. Chang, Takeshi Matsuno, Two-way particle tracking model for specifying sources of drifting objects: application to the East China Sea shelf, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 26, 2009.02.
33. Sun, Y.-J., Atsuhiko Isobe, Lagrangian H/U3 values computed around fronts using a fine-resolution numerical model and ferryboat-monitored SST dataset, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 38, 2008.11.
34. Atsuhiko Isobe, Recent advances in ocean-circulation research on the Yellow Sea and East China Sea shelves, Journal of Oceanography, 64, 2008.06.
35. Atsuhiko Isobe, Takeshi Matsuno, Long-distance nutrient-transport process in the Changjiang river plume on the East China Sea shelf in summer, Journal of Geophysical Research -Oceans, 113, C04006, 2008.03.
36. Atsuhiko Isobe, R.C. Beardsley, Atmosphere and marginal-sea interaction leading to an interannual variation in cold-air outbreak activity over the Japan Sea, Journal of Climate, 20, 2007.05.
37. Aoki, K. and A.Isobe, Application of Finite Volume Coastal Ocean Model for hindcasting the wind-induced sea-level variation in Fukuoka Bay, Journal of Oceanography, 63, 333-339, 2007.03.
38. Isobe, A., T. Kuramitsu, H. Nozaki, and P.-H. Chang, Reliability of ADCP data detided with a numerical model on the East China Sea shelf, Journal of Oceanography, 63, 135-142, 2007.02.
39. Numerical Tracer Experiments Representing Behavior of the Giant Jellyfish, Nemopilema nomurai, in Yellow and East China Seas.
40. Sun, Y.-J. and A.Isobe , Numerical study of tidal front with sharpness varying in spring and neap tidal cycle, Journal of Oceanography, 62, 801-810, 2006.09.
41. Frontal waves and their related nutrient transport around tidal fronts.
42. Aoki, K.and Isobe, A., A numerical study on the summer temperature decrease induced by the enhancement of estuarine circulation in Fukuoka Bay, Journal of Oceanography, 63, 135-142, 2006.06.
43. Isobe, A.and R. C. Beardsley, An estimate of the cross-frontal transport at the shelf break of the East China Sea with the Finite Volume Coastal Ocean Model, Journal of Geophysical Research -Oceans, 111, C03012, doi:10.1029/2005JC003290, 2006.03.
44. Isobe,A., Ballooning of river-plume bulge and its stabilization by tidal currents, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 35 (12), 2337-2351, 2005.12.
45. Chang, P.-H., A. Isobe, Interannual variation of fresh water in the Yellow and East China Seas: Roles of the Changjiang discharge and wind forcing, Journal of Oceanography, 61, 817-834, 2005.01.
46. Isobe, A, M. Kamachi, Y. Masumoto, H. Uchida, and T. Kuragano, Seasonality of Kuroshio transport revealed in a Kuroshio assimilation system, Journal of Oceanography, 60, 321-328, 2004.01.
47. Isobe, A, E. Fujiwara, P.-H. Chang, K. Sugimatsu, M. Shimizu, T. Matsuno, and A. Manda, Intrusion of less saline shelf water into the Kuroshio subsurface layer in the East China Sea, Journal of Oceanography, 60, 853-863, 2004.01.
48. Isobe, A, Driving mechanism of band structure of mean current over the continental shelf, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 34, 1839-1855, 2004.01.
49. Balotro,S.R., A.Isobe, M.Shimizu, Seasonal variability in the circulation pattern and the residence time of Suo-Nada, Journal of Oceanography, 59, 259-277, 2003.01.
50. Magome,S. and A.Isobe, Current structure and behavior of the river plume in Suo-Nada, Journal of Oceanography, 59 , 833-843, 2003.01.
51. Chang, P. H., A. Isobe, A numerical study on the Changjiang Dilluted Water in the Yellow and East China Seas, Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 108(C9), 3299, doi:10.1029/2002JC001749, 2003.01.
52. Balotro,S.R., A.Isobe, M.Shimizu, A.Kaneda, T.Takeuchi,and H.Takeoka, Circulation and Material Transport in Suo-Nada During Spring and Summer Season, Journal of Oceanography, 58, 759-773, 2002.01.
53. Isobe, A., M. Ando, T.Watanabe, T.Senjyu, S.Sugihara, and A.Manda, Freshwater and Temperature transports through the Tsushima-Korea Straits, Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 107(C7), 10.1029/2000JC000702, 2002.01.
54. Isobe,A. and S.Imawaki, Annual variation of the Kuroshio transport in a two-layer numerical model with a ridge, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 32(3), 994-1009, 2002.01.
55. Isobe A., and T. Namba, The circulation in the upper and intermediate layers of the South China Sea, Journal of Oceanography, 57, 93-104, 2001.01.
56. Manda A. , A.Isobe and Y.Kyozuka, Low Frequency Temperature Variability at Fukue Island located southwest of the Tsushima Straits, Journal of Oceanography, 56, 141-152, 2000.01.
57. Isobe A., Two-layer model on the branching of the Kuroshio southwest of Kyushu, Japan, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 30(9), 2461-2476, 2000.01.
58. Isobe A., On the origin of the Tsushima Warm Current and its seasonality, Continental Shelf Research, 19, 117-133, 1999.01.
59. Isobe,A., The Taiwan-Tsushima Warm Current System. -its path and the transformation of the water mass in the East China Sea-, Journal of Oceanography, 55,185-195, 1999.01.
60. Atsuhiko Isobe, The determinant of the volume transport distribution of the Tsushima Warm Current around the Tsushima/Korea Straits, Continental Shelf Research, 17, 1997.03.
61. Atsuhiko Isobe, Yutaka Isoda, Circulation in the Japan Basin, the northern part of the Japan Sea, Journal of Oceanography, 53, 1997.03.
62. Atsuhiko Isobe, The influence of the bottom cold water on the seasonal variability of the Tsushima Warm Current, Continental Shelf Research, 15, 1995.03.
63. Atsuhiko Isobe, Satoru Tawara, Arata Kaneko, Mitsuhisa Kawano, Seasonal variability in theTsushima Warm Current, Tsushima-Korea Strait, Continental Shelf Research, 14, 1994.03.
64. Atsuhiko Isobe, Seasonal variability of the barotropic and baroclinic motion in the Tsushima-Korea Strait, Journal of Oceanography, 50, 1994.03.
65. Atsuhiko Isobe, Seasonal variation of the vertically averaged flow caused by the Jebar effect in Tsushima Strait, Journal of Oceanography, 50, 1994.03.
66. Tetsuo Yanagi, Atsuhiko Isobe, Thermohaline front at the mouth of Tokyo Bay in winter, Continental Shelf Research, 9, 1989.03.