Toru Terao

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Name
Toru Terao
Affiliation
Kagawa University
Section
Faculty of Education School Teacher Training Courses
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor of Science(Kyoto University)

Research Interests

 
 

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2012
 - 
Today
Professor, Faculty of Education, Kagawa University
 
Apr 2007
 - 
Mar 2012
Associate Professor, Faculty of Education, Kagawa University
 
Apr 2000
 - 
Mar 2007
Lecturer, Faculty of Informatics, Osaka Gakuin University
 
Apr 1998
 - 
Mar 2000
Research Associate, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University
 

Education

 
Apr 1985
 - 
Mar 1990
Faculty of Science, Kyoto University
 
Apr 1990
 - 
Mar 1992
Division of Geophysics, Master Course, Graduate School of Sciences, Kyoto University
 
Apr 1992
 - 
Mar 1998
Divison of Geophysics, Doctors Course, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University
 

Committee Memberships

 
2003
 - 
2010
Meteorological Society of Japan  Member of Information Committee
 

Awards & Honors

 
Apr 2019
Prize for Science and Technology, Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
 

Published Papers

 
Impact of climate variability on human health - A case study at Kanchanpur union, Basail, Tangail District, Bangladesh
Rahman, M. L., A. T. M. S. Hossain, T. Terao and S. I. Khan
Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research   2018 166-180   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Terao, T., F. Murata, Y. Yamane, M. Kiguchi, A. Fukushima, M. Tanoue, S. Ahmed, S. A. Choudhury, H. J. Syiemlieh, L. Cajee, A. K. Bhagabati, P. Bhattacharya, S. Dutta, R. Mahanta, and T. Hayashi
SOLA   13 157-162   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Dominant Synoptic Disturbance in the Extreme Rainfall at Cherrapunji, Northeast India, Based on 104 Years of Rainfall Data (1902?2005)
Fumie Murata; Toru Terao; Hatsuki Fujinami; Taiichi Hayashi; Haruhisa Asada; Jun Matsumoto; Hiambok Jones Syiemlieh
Journal of Climate   30 8237-8251   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Rashid, H., M. Kagami, F. Ferdous, E. Ma, T. Terao, T. Hayashi and Y. Wagatsuma
Tropical Medicine and Health   45(1)    Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Fujinami, H., D. Hatsuzuka, T. Yasunari, T. Hayashi, T. Terao, F. Murata, M. Kiguchi, Y. Yamane, J. Matsumoto, M. N. Islam, A. Habib
International Journal of Climatology   31(8) 1192-1204   2011   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Yukitaka Ohashi, Toru Terao, Yoshiyuki Shigeta, Teruo Ohsawa
Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics   127(1) 33-48   Feb 2015   [Refereed]
ICT-based Teaching Support Desk System (IT kyotaku system) for Efficient Management of University Lectures ― An Actual Practice According to the Cycle of Development and Operations ―
八重樫理人, 寺尾 徹, 林 敏浩, 村井 礼, 岩城 暁大, 裏 和宏, 今井 慈郎, 堀 幸雄, 末廣 紀史, 大塚 輝, 最所 圭三
32(1) 84-97   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
Terao, T., F. Murata, A. Habib, M. S. H. Bhuiyan, S. A. Choudhury and T. Hayashi
Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan   91 1-21   Feb 2013   [Refereed]
Fumie Murata, Toru Terao, Masashi Kiguchi, Azusa Fukushima, Koji Takahashi, Taiichi Hayashi, Arjumand Habib, Md. Shameem Hassan Bhuiyan, Sayeed Ahmed Choudhury
Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan   89A 167-179   2011
Characteristics of the highly turbulent wind regime "Maimai-kaze" and foehn associated with Yamaji-kaze events
Toru Terao, Takamasa Matsuoka
Memoirs of the Facult of Education Kagawa University, Part II   61(2) 121-152   2011

Books etc

 
Japanese Climate Encyclopedia
Toru Terao (Part:Contributor, Climate of Kagawa Prefecture, Climate of Tokushima Prefecture)
Maruzen Publishing   Jan 2018   ISBN:978-4621302439

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Validation of the GPM products over the complex terrain in the heavy rainfall area in the northeastern Indian subcontinent
Joint PI Meeting of Global Environment Observation Mission FY2017   2018   
Science Plan for the Post-MAHASRI GEWEX RHP
The International Post-MAHASRI Planning Workshop (IPMPW2018)   2018   
Validation of the rainfall estimates from space borne rain radar using a rain-gauge network in the Northeastern Indian subcontinent.
Hydro-meteorological modeling for flood prediction in North East India   2018   
Impact of climate variability on cholera epidemics in Bangladesh
International workshop for climate variabioity and related studies over North East Indian subcontinent   2017   
Underestimation characteristics of TRMM 2A25 V7 near surface rain over and around the Meghalaya Plateau
JpGU-AGU Joint Meeting 2017   2017   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency: Precipitation Measuring Mission
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Toru Terao
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: 科学研究費補助金基盤S
Project Year: Apr 2014 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Jun Matsumoto
Mechanisms of Rainfall over the Northeastern Indian Subcontinent
Ordinary Research
Interannual variations of Asian Summer Monsoon Circulation
Ordinary Research