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Eiji Oikawa Last modified date:2021.02.10

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Academic Degree
Doctor of Philosophy
Field of Specialization
Remote sensing, Aerosol, Atmospheric Radiation
ORCID(Open Researcher and Contributor ID)
Research Interests
  • cloud and aerosol observations by satellite lidar and radar,
    radiative effect of cloud and aerosol
    keyword : Remote sensing, Aerosol observation, Atmospheric radiation
Current and Past Project
  • Development of the algorithms to retrieve type, shape, and microphysical properties of cloud using the doppler radar, lidar, and imager of the EarthCARE satellite.
Academic Activities
1. Oikawa, E., T. Nakajima, and D. Winker, An Evaluation of the Shortwave Direct Aerosol Radiative Forcing Using CALIOP and MODIS Observations, JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-ATMOSPHERES, 10.1002/2017JD027247, 123, 2, 1211-1233, 2018.01, [URL].
2. Oikawa, E., T. Nakajima, T. Inoue, and D. Winker , A study of the shortwave direct aerosol forcing using ESSP/CALIPSO observation and GCM simulation, JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-ATMOSPHERES , 10.1002/jgrd.50227, 118, 9, 3687-3708, 2013.05, [URL].
Membership in Academic Society
  • The Meteorological Society of Japan
  • Laser Radar Society of Japan
  • American Geophysical Union