Kusaka Hiroyuki

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Kusaka Hiroyuki
University of Tsukuba
Center for Computational Sciences
Job title
PhD in Science(University of Tsukuba)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 1997
Jun 2001
Research Associate, Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry
Jul 2001
Apr 2006
Research scientist, Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry (CRIEPI)
May 2006
Jan 2011
Assistant Professor, University of Tsukuba
Feb 2011
Oct 2016
Associate Professor, University of Tsukuba
Nov 2016
Professor, University of Tsukuba


Apr 1991
Mar 1995
Geoscience, First Cluster of College, University of Tsukuba
Apr 1995
Mar 1997
Graduate School, Division of Environmental Science, University of Tsukuba

Committee Memberships

Apr 2015

Published Papers

Roles of past, present, and future urbanization on urban heat island effects in Hanoi, Vietnam: Numerical experiments with a regional climate model
Doan, Quang Van;Kusaka, Hiroyuki;Nguyen, Troung M.
Sustainable Cities and Society      Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Gu, Ying;Kusaka, Hiroyuki;Doan, Quang Van;Tan, Jianguo
Atmospheric Research   220 57-74   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Fog is a hazard to transportation activities in Shanghai, China, but it is not known how this fog is influenced by urban expansion. Here we use a numerical model to run, for the first time for Shanghai, sensitivity experiments of the fog response ...
Application of mesoscale ensemble forecast method for prediction of wind speed ramps
Doan, Q.V.;Kusaka, Hiroyuki;Matsueda, M.;Ikeda, R.
Wind Energy      Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Doan, Quang Van;Kusaka, Hiroyuki
公益社団法人 日本気象学会   15 37-40   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
<p>This study introduces a new multiple-layer urban canopy model (MUCM) combined with a ray-tracing algorithm. In the model, we parameterize the urban morphology as an infinite array of identical three-dimensional buildings separated by roads. Hea...
Chatterjee, Soumendu; Khan, Ansar; Dinda, Apurba; Mithun, Sk; Khatun, Rupali; Akbari, Hashem; Kusaka, Hiroyuki; Mitra, Chandana; Bhatti, Saad Saleem; Doan, Quang Van; Wang, Yupeng
The Science of the total environment   663 610-631   May 2019   [Refereed]
Tropical cities are more susceptible to the suggested fall outs from projected global warming scenarios as they are located in the Torrid Zone and growing at rapid rates. Therefore, research on the mitigation of urban heat island (UHI) effects in ...

Books etc

日下, 博幸;藤部文昭 (Part:Editor)
丸善出版   Jan 2018   
山川修治;常盤勝美;渡来靖;日下, 博幸;他79名 (Part:Contributor, 気候変動の事典)
朝倉書店   Dec 2017   
日下, 博幸
くもん出版   Nov 2016   
高等学校新地理A 指導資料
日下, 博幸 (Part:Contributor, 高等学校新地理A 指導資料)
帝国書院   Mar 2017   
ヒートアイランドの事典 -仕組みを知り、対策を図るー
日下,博幸 (Part:Contributor, ヒートアイランド現象の定義 -熱の島、ヒートアイランドー)
朝倉書店   Jun 2015   

Conference Activities & Talks

日下, 博幸;西, 暁史;柿沼, 亜衣;遠藤, 周平
第60回風に関するシンポジウム   1 Dec 2018   
山田, 駿介;日下, 博幸
第69回気候影響・利用研究会   1 Dec 2018   
浅野, 裕樹;日下, 博幸
第69回気候影響・利用研究会   1 Dec 2018   
佐藤, 亮吾;日下, 博幸
第60回風に関するシンポジウム   1 Dec 2018   
西暁史;日下, 博幸
第60回風に関するシンポジウム   1 Dec 2018