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Takashi Mochizuki Last modified date:2020.06.18

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Academic Degree
Doctor of Science
Field of Specialization
Climate Dynamics
Research Interests
  • Seasonal to decadal climate variability
    keyword : atmosphere-ocean interaction, interbasin variability, multiscale interaction, partial data assimilation
  • Decadal climate prediction and predictability
    keyword : coupled climate model, initialization, atmosphere-ocean interaction, decadal variability, global warming
  • Atmosphere-ocean coupled data assimilation
    keyword : data assimilation, 4D-Var, coupled climate model, seasonal to decadal (S2D) variability
Academic Activities
1. D. M. Smith, R. Eade, A. A. Scaife, L.-P. Caron, T. M. Delsole, G. Danabasoglu, T. Delworth, F. J. Doblas-Reyes, N. J. Dunstone, L. Hermanson, V. Kharin, M. Kimoto, W. J. Merryfield, T. Mochizuki, W. A. Muller, H. Pohlmann, S. Yeager, X. Yang, Robust skill of decadal climate predictions, npj Climate and Atmospheric Science, 10.1038/s41612-019-0071-y, 2, 13, 2019.05.
2. Takashi Mochizuki, Masahiro Watanabe, Observed and hindcasted subdecadal variability of the tropical Pacific climate, ICES Journal of Marine Science, 10.1093/icesjms/fsz026, 2019.02.
3. Takashi Mochizuki, Masahide Kimoto, Masahiro Watanabe, Yoshimitsu Chikamoto, Masayoshi Ishii, Interbasin effects of the Indian Ocean on Pacific decadal climate change, Geophysical Research Letters, 10.1002/2016GL069940, 43, 13, 7168-7175, 2016.07.
4. Takashi Mochizuki, Shuhei Masuda, Yoichi Ishikawa, Toshiyuki Awaji, Multiyear climate prediction with initialization based on 4D-Var data assimilation, Geophysical Research Letters, 10.1002/2016GL067895, 43, 8, 3903-3910, 2016.04.
5. Yoshimitsu Chikamoto, Axel Timmermann, Jing Jia Luo, Takashi Mochizuki, Masahide Kimoto, Masahiro Watanabe, Masayoshi Ishii, Shang Ping Xie, Fei Fei Jin, Skilful multi-year predictions of tropical trans-basin climate variability, Nature communications, 10.1038/ncomms7869, 6, 2015.04.
6. F. J. Doblas-Reyes, I. Andreu-Burillo, Y. Chikamoto, J. García-Serrano, V. Guemas, M. Kimoto, Takashi Mochizuki, L. R.L. Rodrigues, G. J. Van Oldenborgh, Initialized near-term regional climate change prediction, Nature communications, 10.1038/ncomms2704, 4, 2013.05.
7. Takashi Mochizuki, Yoshimitsu Chikamoto, Masahide Kimoto, Masayoshi Ishii, Hiroaki Tatebe, Yoshiki Komuro, Takashi T. Sakamoto, Masahiro Watanabe, Masato Mori, Decadal prediction using a recent series of MIROC global climate models, Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan, 10.2151/jmsj.2012-A22, 90, A, 373-383, 2012.07.
8. Takashi Mochizuki, Masayoshi Ishii, Masahide Kimoto, Yoshimitsu Chikamoto, Masahiro Watanabe, Toru Nozawa, Takashi T. Sakamoto, Hideo Shiogama, Toshiyuki Awaji, Nozomi Sugiura, Takahiro Toyoda, Sayaka Yasunaka, Hiroaki Tatebe, Masato Mori, Pacific decadal oscillation hindcasts relevant to near-term climate prediction, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 10.1073/pnas.0906531107, 107, 5, 1833-1837, 2010.02.
Membership in Academic Society
  • American Meteorological Society
  • American Geophysical Union
  • The Meteorological Society of Japan
  • Japan Oceanographic Society
  • Japan Geoscience Union