SI-CAT

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology(MEXT),Japan research project

Project name

SI-CAT: Social Implementation Program on Climate Change Adaptation Technology

Title of Research Project

(i)Development of evaluation technologies of sectoral impact and adaptation measures on climate change.
e:Development of model of thermal environment and health impact for assessment of adaptation measures.

Period

2015-2019

Purpose

The work that University of Tsukuba is in charge of is development of system for Impact assessment of climate change by local governments.Development content is as follows:

1. Improvement for global warming downscaler to use cloud computing and to calculate high resolution climate simulation.
2. Development of evaluation scheme of heat stroke measures.
3. Creating a map of heat stroke risk(vigilance degree for heat) .

Total our Budget of this Project (2015-2019) ]

24,200,000 JPY

Our Budget of this year (2015)

5,500,000 JPY (48,672 USD 1USD=113JPY)