Hiroshi Ichikawa
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Hiroshi Ichikawa


Summary

Dr. Hiroshi Ichikawa is a former principal scientist of Research and Development Center for Global Change (RCGC), Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC). He completed his Dr.Sci. degree at Kyoto University in 1978. He studied on the physical oceanography and fisheries oceanography as a faculty member of the department of fisheries sciences, Kagoshima University, Japan, in 1979-2005,and a senior or principal scientist of JAMSTEC in 2005-2015. Subject of his research are the Kuroshio variability and air-sea interaction processes by observations.

Aquatic & Marine Chemistry Biogeochemistry Biological Oceanography Biosphere Interactions Climate Change Biology Ecohydrology Spatial & Geographic Information Science

Work details

Principal Scientist

Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC)
April 2001 - March 2015
Research and Development Center for Global Change (RCGC)
Dr. Hiroshi Ichikawa leaded an observational research on the Ryukyu current system as one of the group leaders of the Climate Variations Observational Research Program in 2001-2004, and an observational researches on the transport of the Kuroshio and the air-sea interaction in the Kuroshio Extension region as one of the group leaders of the Ocean General Circulation Observational Research Program in 2005-2009.

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