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Kunio Yoneyama

Ph.D. in Science (Nagoya University, 2003)
Educational Contents
Graduate Course: Ocean Environment and Climate Studies, Oceanic and Atmospheric Observations for Environmental Studies
Research Interests
Madden-Julian Oscillation, tropical-extratropical interaction, ocean-atmosphere interaction, and so on. My research is based on field observations using research vessels as well as land-based sites in tropical islands.
Message for Students
Do enjoy your dry sponge period.
In my classes, you may learn not only about scientific knowledge on coupled ocean-atmosphere phenomena in the tropics but also their impact on our human society.
Research Areas
Tropical Meteorology
Meteorological Society of Japan, American Geophysical Union, American Meteorological Society
Academic Journals
Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan, Geophysical Research Letters, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, etc.
International Conferences
Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, etc.