Masashi Niwano

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Name
Masashi Niwano
E-mail
mniwanomri-jma.go.jp
Affiliation
Meteorological Research Institute
Section
Climate Research Department
Job title
Researcher
Degree
Doctor of Science(Nagoya University)
ORCID ID
0000-0003-3121-3802

Research Interests

 
 

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2013
 - 
Today
Researcher, Climate Research Department, Meteorological Research Institute
 
Apr 2006
 - 
Mar 2008
Tokyo District Meteorological Observatory
 
Apr 2004
 - 
Mar 2006
Toyama Local Meteorological Observatory
 

Education

 
Apr 2000
 - 
Mar 2004
Meteorological College
 

Awards & Honors

 
Sep 2017
Development of the physical snowpack model SMAP and its applications, Hirata Award, The Japanese Society of Snow and Ice
 
Sep 2015
Excellent Paper Award, The Japanese Society of Snow and Ice
Winner: Masashi Niwano, Teruo Aoki, Yuji Kodama, Satoru Yamaguchi, Hiroki Motoyoshi, and Yukiyoshi Iwata
 

Published Papers

 
Tsutaki, S., S. Sugiyama, D. Sakakibara, T. Aoki, and M. Niwano
Ann. Glaciol.      2017   [Refereed]
Yasunari, T. J., M. Niwasno, Y. Fujiyoshi, A. Shimizu, M. Hayasaki, T. Aoki, A. M. da Silva6, B. N. Holben, S. Matoba, N. Murao, S. Yamagata, and K-M. Kim
SOLA   13 96-101   2017   [Refereed]
Hori, M, K. Sugiura, K. Kobayashi, T. Aoki, T. Tanikawa, K. Kuchiki, M. Niwano, and H. Enomoto
Remote Sensing of Environment   191 402-418   2017   [Refereed]
Numerical weather prediction supporting cryospheric field observation campaign on the Greenland Ice Sheet
Akihiro Hashimoto, Masashi Niwano, and Teruo Aoki
Seppyo   78(4) 205-214   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Miyazaki, S., K. Saito, J. Mori, T. Yamazaki, T. Ise, H. Arakida, T. Hajima, Y. Iijima, H. Machiya, T. Sueyoshi, H. Yabuki, E. J. Burke, M. Hosaka, K. Ichii, H. Ikawa, A. Ito, A. Kotani, Y. Matsuura, M. Niwano, T. Nitta, R. O'ishi, T. Ohta, H. Park, T. Sasai, A. Sato, H. Sato, A. Sugimoto, R. Suzuki, K. Tanaka, S. Yamaguchi, and K. Yoshimura
Geosci. Model Dev.   8 2841-2856   2015   [Refereed]

Research Grants & Projects

 
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI)
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): Teruo Aoki
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI)
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): Satoru Yamaguchi
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI)
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Masashi Niwano

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Light absorbing snow impurity concentrations measured at Sapporo, Japan during the 2007–2013 winters
Aoki, T., K. Kuchiki, M. Niwano, S. Matoba, Y. Kodama, and K. Adachi
International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics 2015   22 Jun 2015   
Temporal change in chlorophyll-A concentration on a snowpack in Qaanaaq ice cap in northwest, Greenland
Onuma, Y., N. Takeuchi, S. Tanaka, N. Nagatsuka, M. Niwano, and T. Aoki
Fourth International Symposium on the Arctic Research (ISAR-4)   23 Apr 2015   
A long-term dataset of satellite-derived northern hemisphere snow cover properties in 5 km spatial resolution prepared for JAXA’s GCOM-C mission
Hori, M., K. Sugiura, T. Tanikawa, T. Aoki, K. Kuchiki, M. Niwano, and H. Enomoto
Fourth International Symposium on the Arctic Research (ISAR-4)   23 Apr 2015   
Surface energy balance at the site SIGMA-A, northwest Greenland during the record surface melt event in the summer of 2012
Niwano, N., T. Aoki, S. Matoba, S. Yamaguchi, T. Tanikawa, K. Kuchiki, and H. Motoyama
Fourth International Symposium on the Arctic Research (ISAR-4)   23 Apr 2015   
Darkening Greenland and cryoconote hole dynamics
Takeuchi, N., R. Sakaki, T. Aoki, M. Niwano, Y. Onuma, S. Tanaka, R. Shimada, N. Nagatsuka, and J. Uetake
Fourth International Symposium on the Arctic Research (ISAR-4)   23 Apr 2015   

Works

 
Masashi Niwano   Web Service   

Others

 
Field observations
・2017: Northwestern Greenland ice sheet (meteorological, radiation, and snow measurements)

・2017: Nakasatsunai, Hokkaido, Japan (meteorological, radiation, and snow measurements)

・2016: Nakasatsunai, Hokkaido, Japan (meteorological, radiation, and snow measurements)

・2015: Qaanaaq ice cap in the northwestern Greenland (meteorological, radiation, and snow measurements)

・2015: Nakasatsunai, Hokkaido, Japan (meteorological, radiation, and snow measurements)

・2014: Northwestern Greenland ice sheet (meteorological, radiation, and snow measurements)

・2014: Nakasatsunai, Hokkaido, Japan (meteorological, radiation, and snow measurements)

・2013: Northwestern Greenland ice sheet (meteorological, radiation, and snow measurements)

・2013: Kitami, Hokkaido, Japan (meteorological, radiation, and snow measurements)

・2012: Northwestern Greenland ice sheet (meteorological, radiation, and snow measurements)

・2011: Nakasatsunai, Hokkaido, Japan (meteorological, radiation, and snow measurements)

・2010: Kitami, Hokkaido, Japan (meteorological, radiation, and snow measurements)

・2009: Nakasatsunai, Hokkaido, Japan (meteorological, radiation, and snow measurements)