Papers (with Pear Review)

2017

  • Tomiyama, H. , T. Kiyoshi, C. Satoru, K. Shinji, F. Yuji, F. Akiko, S. Kei, F. Akihiro, K. Yoshinori, S. Seiji, M. Yu, H. Masamitsu, O. Hiroyuki, I. Reiko, K. Hiroyuki, T. Akinori, 2017: Obesarvation for Temporal Open Burning Frequency and Estimation for Daily Emissions caused by Open Burning of Rice Residue. Journal of Japan Society for Atmospheric Environment Taiki Kankyo Gakkaishi, 52(4), 105-117, 2017/07/20 .
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  • Kusaka, H., H. Fudeyasu, 2017: Review of Downslope Windstorms in Japan. Wind & Structures, 24(6), 637-656, 2017/06/24 (Acknowledgement: SIP) .
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  • Takane, Y., H. Kondo, H. Kusaka, J. Katagi, O. Nagafuchi, K. Nakazawa, N. Kaneyasu, and Y. Miyakami, 2017: Foehnlike wind with a traditional foehn effect plus dry-diabatic heating from the ground surface contributing to high temperatures at the end of a leeward area. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 56(7), 2067–2079, .
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  • Ito A. , N. Nakayoshi, T. Yamashiro, K. Ogawa, Y. Takane, H. Kusaka, 2017: Examination of the domestic highest temperature outbreak factor in Shimanto-city based on a statistical analysis and the local microatmosphere observation. Japan Science and Technology Information Aggregator Electronic, 72(4), 73-78, .
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  • 2016

  • Doan, Q.V., and H. Kusaka, 2016: Numerical study on regional climate change due to the rapid urbanization of greater Ho Chi Minh City's metropolitan area over the past 20 years, International Journal of Climatology, 36(10), 3633–3650, DOI: 10.1002/joc.4582,2016/08/01 (Acknowledgments: CCS) .
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  • Doan, Q., H. Kusaka and Q.B. Ho, 2016: Impact of future urbanization on temperature and thermal comfort index in a developing tropical city: Ho Chi Minh City, Urban Climate, 17, 20-31, DOI: :10.1016/j.uclim.2016.04.003, 2016/06/08 (Acknowledgments: CCS) .
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  • Kusaka, H., A. Suzuki-Parker, T. Aoyagi, S. A. Adachi, Y. Yamagata, 2016: Assessment of RCM and urban scenarios uncertainties in the climate projections for August in the 2050s in Tokyo., Climatic Change., 137 (3), DOI 10.1007/s10584-016-1693-2, 427-438, 2016/05/23(Acknowledgement: S-5-3,RECCA, SOUSEI,CCS) .
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  • Okada, M., M. Okada, and H. Kusaka,2016: Dependence of Atmospheric Cooling by Vegetation on Canopy Surface Area During Radiative Cooling at Night: Physical Model Evaluation Using a Polyethylene ChamberJournal of Agricultural Meteorology,72(1),1-9. DOI: 10.2480/agrmet.D-15-00015,2016/03/10(Acknowledgement: RECCA) .
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  • Lin, C., C. Su, H. Kusaka, Y. Akimoto, Y. Sheng, J. Huang, and H. Hsu 2016: Impact of an improved WRF urban canopy model on diurnal air temperature simulation over northern Taiwan. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 16, 1809–1822. DOI: :10.5194/acp-16-1809-2016, 2016/02/16 .
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  • Suzuki-Parker, A., H. Kusaka, 2016: Future projections of labor hours based on WBGT for Tokyo and Osaka, Japan, using multi-period ensemble dynamical downscale simulations. Int. J. Biometol.60(2), 307–310, 2016/02/01(Acknowledgement :SOUSEI, RECCA) .
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  • 2015

  • Takane, Y., H. Kusaka, and H. Kondo, 2015: Investigation of a recent extreme high-temperature event in the Tokyo metropolitan area using numerical simulations: the potential role of a 'hybrid' foehn wind. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 141(690), 1857-1869. 2015/07/01(Acknowledgement: RECCA, S-8, T2K) .
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  • Suzuki-Parker, A., H. Kusaka, 2015: Assessment of the impact of metropolitan-scale urban planning scenarios on the moist thermal environment in a warmed climate: A study of the Tokyo metropolitan area using regional climate modeling. Advances in Meteorology, doi:/10.1155/2015/693754, 2015/05/06(Acknowledgement :SOUSEI、ICSP in CCS) .
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  • Suzuki-Parker, A., H. Kusaka, 2015: Future projection of thermal environment in Japan using WBGT. Japanese Journal of Biometeorology, 52(1), 59-72. DOI:/10.11227/seikisho.52.59, 2015/04/14(Acknowledgement :SOUSEI) .
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  • Akimoto,Y., H.Kusaka, 2015: A climatological study of fog in Japan based on event data. Atmos. Res., 151, 200-211. 2015/01/01(Acknowledgement: SOUSEI, RECCA) .
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  • 2014

  • Kuno, Y., H. Kusaka, 2014: Climatological study of the heavy precipitation around the Nobi plain in summer. Tenki, 61(8), 661-667. 2014/08/31(Acknowledgement:RECCA) .
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  • Adachi, S. A., F. Kimura, H. Kusaka, M. Duda, T. Yamagata, S, Seya, K. Nakamichi, T. Aoyagi, 2014: Moderation of summertime heat-island phenomena via modification of the urban form in the Tokyo metropolitan area. J. Appl. Meteor. Clim., 53, 1886-1900, 2014/08/08(Acknowledgement: **) .
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  • Kusaka, H., K. Nawata, A. Suzuki-Parker, Y. Takane, and N. Furuhashi, 2014: Mechanism of precipitation increase with urbanization in Tokyo as revealed by ensemble climate simulations. J. Appl. Meteor. Clim., 53, 824-839. 2014/04/01(Acknowledgement: SOUSEI, RECCA) .
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  • Kayaba, M., T. Ihara, H. Kusaka, S. Iizuka, K. Miyamoto, and Y. Honda, 2014: Association between sleep and residential environments in the summertime in Japan. Sleep medicine, 15, 556-564. 2014/02/19(Acknowledgement: S-8, RECCA) .
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  • Okada, M., H. Kusaka, M. Takaki, S. Abe, Y. Takane, Y. Fuji and T. Nagai, 2014: Distribution of air temperature in Tajimi city in summer. Tenki, 61(1), 23-29. 2014/01/31(Acknowledgement: RECCA) .
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  • Takane, Y., H. Kusaka, and H. Kondo, 2014: Climatological study on mesoscale extreme high temperature events in the inland of the Tokyo Metropolitan Area, Japan, during the past 22 years. International Journal of Climatology, DOI:10.1002/joc.3951. (Acknowledgement: S-8, RECCA) .
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  • Okada, M., M. Okada, and H. Kusaka, 2014: A Polyethylene Chamber for Use in Physical Modelling of the Heat Exchange on Surfaces Exposed to a Radiation Regime. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 153(2), 305-325. (Acknowledgement: RECCA) .
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  • 2013

  • Okada, M., M. Okada, and H.Kusaka, 2013: Parameter adjustment and application to an extension area of Okada and Kusaka’s formula for the black globe temperature. J. Heat Island Inst. Inter., 8, 13-21. 2013/11/14(Acknowledgement: SOUSEI, RECCA) .
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  • Takane, Y., Y. Ohashi, H. Kusaka, Y. Shigeta, and Y. Kikegawa, 2013: Effects of Synoptic-Scale Wind under the Typical Summer Pressure Pattern on the Mesoscale High-Temperature Events in the Osaka and Kyoto Urban Areas by the WRF Model. J. Appl. Meteor.Climatol., 52, 1764-1778. 2013/08/01 (Acknowledgement: S-8,RECCA,T2K) .
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  • Hirata W., H. Kusaka, 2013: Climatology of Precipitation during the Passage of the Double Cyclone. Geophysical Review of Japan., 86(4), 338-353. 2013/07/01 (Acknowledgement: S-8) .
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  • Okada, M., Y. Wakazuki, S. Inukai, R. Hirota, and H. Kusaka, 2013: An Investigation of air temperature distribution in-and outside of a wooded area in early winter morning -A case study for the Yoyogi-park and the Meiji-shrine-. Journal of Heat Island Institute International., 8, 7-12. 2013/04/16(Acknowledgement: S-8) .
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  • Okada, M., H. Kusaka, 2013: Proposal of a new equation to estimate globe temperature in an urban park environment. J. Agric. Meteol., 69(1), 23-32. 2013/03/01 .
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  • Nakano, K., M. Nakayoshi, Alvin C. G. Varquez, M. Kanda, S. Adachi, and H. Kusaka, 2013: Simulation of localized heavy rain considering the latest urban parameterizations. Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineers, Ser. B1 (Hydraulic Engineering) , 69(4), I335-I360. 2013/02/01 .
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  • Takane, Y., H. Kusaka, M. Takagi, M. Okada, S. Abe, T. Nagai, Y. Fuji, and S. Iizuka, 2013: Observational Study and Numerical Prediction Experiments on Wet-Bulb Globe Temperature in Tajimi,Gifu Prefecture:Consideration of Uncertainty with a Physics Parameterization Scheme and Horizontal Resolution of the Weather Research and Forecasting Model. Geophysical Review of Japan., 86(1), 14-37. 2013/01/01 (Acknowledgement: RECCA) .
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  • Kusaka, H ., N. Iijima, T. Ihara, M. Hara, Y. Takane, and S. Iizuka, 2013: Future projection of heat stroke and sleep disturbance for 2070's August in Tokyo,Nagoya,and Osaka. Journal of Environmental Engineering, 693, 873-881. .
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  • 2012

  • Takane, Y., H. Kusaka, and M.Hara, 2012: Urban climate projection in the 2070’s Augusts for the three major metropolitan areas under the IPCC SRES A2 emission scenario: Dynamical downscaling by the WRF-UCM. Journal of Heat Island Institute International., 7, 18-26. 2012/11/29 (Acknowledgement: RECCA,S-8) .
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  • Adachi, S. A., F. Kimura, H. Kusaka, T. Inoue, and H. Ueda, 2012: Comparison of the Impact of Global Climate Change and Urbanization on Summertime Future Climate in the Tokyo Metropolitan Area. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., Vol.51,No.8. 1441-1454. 2012/08/01(Acknowledgement: S5) .
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  • Kusaka, H., Y. Takane, S. Abe, M. Takagi, Y. Shigeta, Y. Ohashi, and B. Buhe, 2012: Urban heat island phenomenon observed in open spaces in Tsukuba city on clear summer days: An evaluation of uncertainty in urban-rural temperature difference. Journal of Heat Island Institute International., 7, 1-9. 2012/07/27 (Acknowledgement: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists B, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research B, RECCA) .
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  • Kusaka, H., M. Hara, and Y. Takane, 2012: Urban climate projection by the WRF model at 3-km horizontal grid increment: Dynamical downscaling and predicting heat stress in the 2070’s August for Tokyo, Osaka, and Nagoya metropolies. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan., 90B, 47-63. 2012/06/09(Acknowledgement: S5) .
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  • Kusaka, H., F. Chen, M. Tewari, J. Dudhia, D. O. Gill, M. G. Duda, W. Wang, and Y. Miya, 2012: Numerical Simulation of Urban Heat Island Effect by the WRF Model with 4-km Grid Increment: An Inter-Comparison Study between the Urban Canopy Model and Slab Model. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan., 90B, 33-45. 2012/06/09(Acknowledgement: S5, T2K) .
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  • Ishizaki, N. N., H. Shiogama, K. Takahashi, S. Emori, Dairaku, H. Kusaka, T. Nakaegawa and I. Takayabu, 2012: An Attempt to Estimate of Probabilistic Regional Climate Analogue in a Warmer Japan. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan., 90B, 65-74. 2012/06/09(Acknowledgement: S5) .
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  • Ishizaki, N. N., I. Takayabu, M. Oh'izumi, H. Sasaki, K. Dairaku, S. Iizuka, F. Kimura, H. Kusaka, S. A. Adachi, K. Kurihara, K. Murazaki, and K. Tanaka, 2012: Improved performance of simulated Japanese climate with a multi-model ensemble. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan., 90(2), 235-254. 2012/05/25(Acknowledgement: S5) .
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  • Iizumi, T., I. Takayabu, K. Dairaku, H. Kusaka, M. Nishimori, G. Sakurai, N. N. Ishizaki, S. A. Adachi, and M. A. Semenov, 2012: Future change of daily precipitation indices in Japan: A stochastic weather generator-based bootstrap approach to provide probabilistic climate. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmosphere., Vol117, D11114 19PP. 2012/04/26(Acknowledgement: S5,S8) .
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  • Kuroki, M., S. Iizuka, S. Ito, H. Kusaka, and M. Hara, 2012: Comparison of future projections of thermal and wind environments in the Nagoya metropolitan area in the summers of the 2030s, the 2050s, the 2070s, and the 2090s based on two IPCC sres scenarios: Numerical study on thermal environment in the Nagoya metropolitan area by using WRF (Part 3), Journal of environmental engineering, 77(678), 689-697. 2012/04/01 .
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  • Iizuka S., K. Dairaku, W. Sasaki, S.A. Adachi, N.N. Ishizaki, H. Kusaka, and I. Takayabu, 2012: Assessment of Ocean Surface Winds and Tropical Cyclones around Japan by RCMs. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan., 90B, 91-102. .
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  • 2011

  • Nakatsuru, T., Y. Hayashi, K. Ueno, H. Ueda, M. Tsujimura, J. Asanuma, and H. Kusaka, 2011: A Mean Annual Temperature Trend past 100 Years at the Summit of Mt.Tsukuba. Tenki, 58(12), 1055-1061. 2011/12/31 .
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  • Takane, Y., and H. Kusaka, 2011: Formation mechanisms of the extreme high surface air temperature of 40.9 C observed in the Tokyo metropolitan area: Considerations of dynamic foehn and foehn-like wind. J. Appl. Meteor. Clim., 50(9), 1827-1841. 2011/09/01(Acknowledgement: S5, S8, T2K) .
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  • Kusaka, H., Y. Miya, and R. Ikeda, 2011: Effects of solar radiation amount and synoptic-scale wind on the local wind “Karakkaze” over the Kanto plain in Japan. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan., 89(4), 327-340. 2011/08/31(Acknowledgement: S8, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research B) .
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  • Ihara, T., H. Kusaka, M. Hara, R. Matsuhashi, and Y. Yoshida, 2011: Estimation of mild health disorder caused by urban air temperature ingrease with midpoint-type impact assessment methodology. J. Environ. Eng., AIJ, 76(662), 459-467. 2011/04/01(Acknowledgement: S5) .
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  • Iizuka, S., K. Kinbara, H. Kusaka, and M. Hara, 2011: A LONG-TERM PROJECTION OF A THERMAL ENVIRONMENT IN SUMMER OF THE 2070S Numerical study on thermal environment in the Nagoya metropolitan area by using WRF (Part 2) . J. Environ. Eng., AIJ, 76(662), 425-430. 2011/04/01 .
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  • Chen, F., H. Kusaka, R. Bornstein, J. Ching, C. Grimmond, S. Grossman‐Clarke, T. Loridan, K. W. Manning, A. Martilli, and S. Miao, 2011: The integrated WRF/urban modeling system: development, evaluation, and applications to urban environmental problems. International Journal of Climatology, 31(2), 273-288. 2011/02/01 .
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  • Chen F., S. Miao, M. Tewari, J.W. Bao, and H. Kusaka, 2011: A numerical study of interactions between surface forcing and sea breeze circulations and their effects on stagnation in the greater Houston area. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres., 116, (Acknowledgement:U.S. Air Force Weather Agency ; NCAR [FY07]; U.S. Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) ; National Natural Science Foundation of China [40875076, U0833001, 40505002, 40775015]; Ministry of Science and Technology of China [GYHY200906026]; National Science Foundation) .
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  • 2010

  • Hara, M., H. Kusaka, F. Kimura, and Y. Wakazuki, 2010: Effect of global climate change on urban heat island intensity of Tokyo metropolitan area-winter season case-. Nagare, 29(5), 353-361. 2010/10/25 (Acknowledgement: S5) .
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  • Kusaka, H., T. Takata, and Y. Takane, 2010: Reproducibility of regional climate in central Japan using the 4-km resolution WRF model. SOLA, 6, 113-116. 2010/09/04 (Acknowledgement: S5) .
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  • Kusaka, H., T. Hanyu, and K. Nawata, 2010: Case study of local heavy rainfall, focusing on GPS precipitable water vapor-rainfall event observed in Tokyo on July 4, 2000-. Geophysical Review of Japan., 83(5), 479-492. 2010/09/01 (Acknowledgement: S5) .
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  • Kawaguchi, J., H. Kusaka, and F. Kimura, 2010: Analyses of Southerly Winds along the Kitakami Basin when the Yamase Prevails. Geophysical Review of Japan., 83(4), 375-383. 2010/07/01 .
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  • Tewari, M., H. Kusaka, F. Chen, W. J. Coirier, S. Kim, A. A. Wyszogrodzki, and T. T. Warner, 2010: Impact of coupling a microscale computational fluid dynamics model with a mesoscale model on urban scale contaminant transport and dispersion. Atmospheric Research, 96, 656-664. 2010/06/01 .
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  • Ikeda, R., and Kusaka, H., 2010: Proposing the simplification of the multilayer urban canopy model: Intercomparison study of four models. J. Appl. Meteor. Clim., 49, 902-919. 2010/05/01 (Acknowledgement: S5) .
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  • Akimoto, Y., and H. Kusaka, 2010: Sensitivity of the WRF regional meteorological model to input datasets and surface parameters for the Kanto plain on fine summer days. Geophysical Review of Japan., 83, 324-340. 2010/05/01 (Acknowledgement: S5) .
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  • Ohashi, Y., H. Kuroyanagi, Y. Kikegawa, K. Oka, Y. Shigeta, Y. Hirano, H. Kusaka, and F. Chen, 2010: Influence of differences in urban structure and electric power demand on atmospheric thermal environment in Osaka urban area. Journal of Hydroscience and Hydraulic Engineering, 28(1), 87-102. 2010/05/01 .
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  • Tanaka, S., T. Moriya, T. Iwabuchi, and H. Kusaka, 2010: WRF-3DVAR Data Assimilation of Real-Time GPS Precipitable Water. Tenki, 57(4), 213-228. 2010/04/30 .
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  • Loridan, T., C. Grimmond, S. Grossman‐Clarke, F. Chen, M. Tewari, K. Manning, A. Martilli, H. Kusaka, and M. Best, 2010: Trade-offs and responsiveness of the single-layer urban canopy parameterization in WRF: an offline evaluation using the MOSCEM optimization algorithm and field observations. Quart. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 136, 997-1019. 2010/04/01 .
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  • Kusaka, H., T. Hanyu, K. Nawata, N. Furuhashi, and J. Yokoyama, 2010: Examining Local Heavy Rainfalls Observed in Tokyo: Case Study of August 2 2002 and August 10 2004. Journal of Heat Island Institute International., 5, 1-10. 2010/04/01 (Acknowledgement: S5) .
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  • Abe, H., and H. Kusaka, 2010: Special reviews: Current st atus and future prospects of large-scale numerical simulations(Part 2). Japan Society of Fluid Mechanics, 29, 71-72. 2010/04/01 .
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  • Iizuka, S., K. Kinbara, H. Kusaka, M. Hara, and Y. Akimoto, 2010: A numerical simulation of current status of summer and an attempt to project a future thermal environment combined with pseudo global warming data numerical study on thermal environment in the Nagoya metropolitan area by using WRF (Part 1). Journal of environmental engineering, 75(647), 87-93. 2010/01/01 .
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  • Kanda, M., T. Ichinose,Y. Hirano, H. Kusaka, H. Kondo, H. Sugawara, F. Fujibe, R. Moriwaki, and A. Inagaki, 2010: Reportofthe 7th International Conference on. Urban Climate(ICUC 7), Tenki, 57, 19-25. 2010/01/01 .
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  • 2009

  • Kusaka, H., 2009: Numerical Model and GIS Used in the Meteorology and Climatology Field, IEICE Technical Report, 109, 19. 2009/08/01 .
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  • Miya, Y., and H. Kusaka, 2009: Climatological study of the vrtical structure of the Karakkaze wind over the Kanto plain. Geophysical Review of Japan., 82, 346-355. 2009/07/01 (Acknowledgement: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research B) .
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  • Kimura, H., H. Kawashima, H. Kusaka, and H. Kitagawa, 2009: Detection of pressure patterns using support vector machine : Winter type pressure pattern. Geophysical Review of Japan., 82, 323-331. 2009/07/01 .
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  • Ueno, K., S. Takano, and H. Kusaka, 2009: Nighttime precipitation induced by a synoptic-scale convergence in the central Tibetan plateau. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 87, 459-472. 2009/06/25 .
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  • Ninomiya, J., N. Mori, H. Kusaka, and T.Shigematsu, 2009: Influence of sea surface temperature on urban area of Osaka. Annual Journal of Civil Engineering in the Ocean, 25, 1047-1052. 2009/06/01 .
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  • Kusaka, H., and H. Kitahata, 2009: Synoptic-scale climatology of cold frontal precipitation systems during the passage over central Japan. SOLA, 5, 61-64. 2009/05/01 .
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  • Tsunematsu, N., H. Kusaka, and M. Yasui, 2009: Observing systems simulation experiments on abnormally high surface air temperatures in the Tokyo metropolitan area using WRF-VAR. SOLA, 5, 49-52. 2009/04/17 .
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  • Kimura, H., H. Kawashima, H. Kusaka, and H. Kitagawa, 2009: Applying a machine learning technique to classification of Japanese pressure patterns. Data Science Journal, 8, S59-S67. 2009/04/01 .
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  • Ohashi, Y., T. Kawabe, Y. Shigeta, Y. Hirano, H. Kusaka, H. Fudeyasu, and K. Fukao, 2009: Evaluation of urban thermal environments in commercial and residential spaces in Okayama city, Japan, using the wet-bulb globe temperature index. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 95, 279-289. 2009/03/01 .
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  • Kusaka, H., M. Ohba, C. Suzuki, Y. Hayashi, and C. Mizutani, 2009: Preliminary Analyses of Urban Heat Island Phenomenon on a Typical Winter Day in Tsukuba City. Journal of Heat Island Institute International, 4, 10-14. 2009/02/01 (Acknowledgement: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research B) .
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  • Suga, M., E. Almkvist, R. Oda, H. Kusaka, and M.Kanda, 2009: The impacts of anthropogenic energy and urban canopy model on urban atmosphere. Annual Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 53, 283-288. 2009/02/01 .
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  • Kuroyanagi, H., Y. Ohashi, Y. Kikegawa, K. Oka, Y. Shigeta, Y. Hirano, H. Kusaka, and F. Chen, 2009: Influence of differences in urban structure and electric power demand on atmospheric thermal environment in Osaka urban area. Journal of Hydroscience and Hydraulic Engineering, 53, 289-294. 2009/02/01 .
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  • Kusaka, H., 2009: About a Regional Atmospheric Model, Nagare, 28, 3-12. 2009/02/01 .
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  • Inoue, K., F. Kimura, H. Kusaka , M. Yoshikawa, N. Goto, H. Kanno, K. Sasaki, G. Ohara, and K. Nakazono, 2009: Numerical Experiments for Climate-moderating Function of Agricultural Land Using a Coupled Model on Land-Atmosphere Interactions, Bull. Natl. Agric. Res. Cent, 12, 1-25. 2009/02/01 .
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  • 2008

  • Kusaka, H., 2008: Recent progress on urban climate study in Japan. Geographical Review of Japan, Ser.B, 81, 361-374. 2008/05/31 (Acknowledgement: S5) .
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  • 2007

  • Tomita, T., H. Kusaka, R. Akiyoshi, and Y. Imasato, 2007: Thermal and geometric controls on the rate of surface air temperature changes in a medium-size, mid-latitude city. J. Appl. Meteor., 46, 241-247. 2007/02/01 .
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  • 2006

  • Kusaka, H., 2006: The Numerical Simulation of 2004 Niigata and Fukushima Heavy Rain Using the Latest Meteorological Model, WRF. Japan Electric Power Civil Engineering Journal, 324, 9-16. 2006/07/05 .
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  • Kusaka, H., and H. Hayami, 2006: Numerical simulation of local weather for a high photochemical Oxidant event using the WRF model. JSME Int. J. Ser. B., 49, 72-77. 2006/02/15 .
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  • 2005

  • Kusaka, H., A. Crook, J. Knievel, and J. Dudhia, 2005: Sensitivity of the WRF Model to Advection and Diffusion Schemes for Simulation of Heavy Rainfall along the Baiu Front. SOLA, 1, 177-180. 2005/12/03 .
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  • Kusaka, H., A. Crook, J. Dudhja, and K. Wada, 2005: Comparison of the WRF and MM5 models for simulation of heavy rainfall along the Baiu front. SOLA, 1, 197-200. 2005/10/01 .
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  • Kusaka, H., F. Chen, M. Tewari, and H. Hiraguchi, 2005: Coupling Urban Canopy Model with the Next-Generation Numerical Weather Prediction Model, WRF. Proceedings of Environmental Systems Research, 33, 159-164. 2005/10/01 .
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  • Guo, Y. -R., H. Kusaka, D. M. Barker, Y. -H. Kuo, and A. Crook, 2005: Impact of ground-based GPS PW and MM5 3D-Var background error statistics on forecast of a convective case. SOLA, 1, 73-76. 2005/05/01 .
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  • 2004

  • Kusaka, H., and F. Kimura, 2004: Thermal effects of urban canyon structure on the nocturnal heat island. J. Appl. Meteor., 43, 1899-1910. 2004/12/01 .
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  • Kusaka, H., and F. Kimura, 2004: Coupling single-layer urban canopy model with a simple atmospheric model : Impact on urban heat island simulation for an idealized case. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 82, 67-80. 2004/02/25 .
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  • 2001

  • Kusaka, H., H.Kondo, Y. Kikegawa, and F.Kimura, 2001: A Simple Single-Layer Urban Canopy Model For Atmospheric Models: Comparison With Multi-Layer And Slab Models. Bound. -Layer Meteor., 101, 329-358. 2001/11/01 .
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  • 2000

  • Kusaka, H., F. Kimura, H. Hirakuchi, and M. Mizutori, 2000: The effects of land-use alteration on the sea breeze and daytime heat island in the Tokyo metropolitan area. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 78, 405-420. 2000/08/25 .
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  • 1998

  • Kusaka, H., M. Nishimori, and T. Yasunari, 1998: Estimation of the Increasing Rate of Surface Air Temperature Associated with Urbanization by Use of Seasonal Variations of Maximum/Minimum Temperature Anomaly. Tenki, 45, 369-378. 1998/05/31 .
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