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Katsuto Uehara Last modified date:2019.06.28

Graduate School

Academic Degree
D. Sc.
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
Physical Oceanography
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Research Interests
  • Depositional and removal processes of sea-bottom sediments in East and Southeast Asian continental shelves
    keyword : continental shelf, re-suspension, sediment transport, south china sea, east china sea
  • Coastal erosion along Asian megadeltas
    keyword : coastal erosion, climate change, human activity
  • Changes in oceanic environment since the Last Glacial Maximum on the NW European Shelf
    keyword : NW European Shelf, tides, climate change, numerical simulation
  • Changes in oceanic environments in the East China Sea since the Last Glacial Maximum
    keyword : East China Sea, Changjiang, climate change, numerical simulation, continental shelf
Academic Activities
1. Uehara, K., Sojisuporn, P., Saito, Y., Jarupongsakul, T., Erosion and accretion processes in a muddy dissipative coast, the Chao Phraya River delta, Thailand, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 10.1002/esp.2012, 35, 14, 1701-1711, doi:10.1002/esp.2012, 2010.04.
2. Uehara, K., Scourse, J.D., Horsburgh, K.J., Lambeck, K., Purcell, A.P., Tidal evolution of the northwest European shelf seas from the Last Glacial Maximum to the present, Journal of Geophysical Research--Oceans, 10.1029/2006JC003531, 111, C9, Vol. 111, C09025, doi:10.1029/2006JC003531, 15pp., 2006.09.
3. Uehara, K., Saito, Y., Late Quaternary evolution of the Yellow/East China Sea tidal regime and its impacts on sediments dispersal and seafloor morphology, Sedimentary Geology, 10.1016/S0037-0738(03)00234-3, 162, 1-2, 25-38, Volume 162, issue 1-2, p. 25-38, 2003.11.