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Yusuke Okazaki Last modified date:2016.08.18

Associate Professor / (Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Graduate School of Sciences)
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Faculty of Sciences

Graduate School
Undergraduate School

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Research Interests
  • Paleoceanography in the North Pacific during the late Neogene
    keyword : Paleoceanography, Climate change, Miocene, Pliocene, Pleistocene, North Pacific, Onset of the Northen Hemisphere Glaciation, Glacial-Interglacial Cycles
Academic Activities
1. Okazaki, Y., T. Sagawa, H. Asahi, K. Horikawa, and J. Onodera, Ventilation changes in the western North Pacific since the last glacial period, Climate of the Past , 8, 17-24, 2012.01, [URL].
2. Okazaki, Y., A. Timmermann, L. Menviel, N. Harada, A. Abe-Ouchi, M.O. Chikamoto, A. Mouchet, and H. Asahi, Deepwater formation in the North Pacific during the last glacial termination, Science, 329, 5988, 200-204, 2010.07.
3. Okazaki, Y., K. Takahashi, H. Asahi, K. Katsuki, J. Hori, H. Yasuda, Y. Sagawa, and H. Tokuyama, Productivity changes in the Bering Sea during the late Quaternary, Deep-Sea Research II , 52, 16-18, 2150-2162, 2005.01.
4. Okazaki, Y., K. Takahashi, H. Yoshitani, T. Nakatsuka, M. Ikehara, and M. Wakatsuchi, Radiolarians under the seasonally sea-ice covered conditions in the Okhotsk Sea: Flux and their implications for paleoceanography, Marine Micropaleontology , 49, 3, 195-230, 2003.01.
Membership in Academic Society
  • Paleosciences Society
  • American Geophysical Union
  • Paleontological Society of Japan
  • Geochemical Society of Japan
  • Oceanographic Society of Japan