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Journal of Oceanography

Journal of Oceanography

edited by The Oceanographic Society of Japan

Editor-in-Chief: Naoto Ebuchi

ISSN: 0916-8370 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-868X (electronic version)

Journal no. 10872

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Naoto Ebuchi

Hokkaido University, Japan

(Physical Oceanography; Remote Sensing)



Alexander V. Babanin

The University of Melbourne, Australia

(Physical Oceanography; Surface Waves, Experiments)

James R. Christian

Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Canada

(Chemical Oceanography; Biogeochemical Modeling)

Joaquim I. Goes

Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University, USA

(Biological Oceanography; Ecosystem Dynamics)

Koji Hamasaki

The University of Tokyo, Japan

(Biological Oceanography; Bacteria and Archaea)

Toru Hirawake

Hokkaido University, Japan

(Biological Oceanography; Satellite Remote Sensing, Marine Optics)

Naoki Hirose

Kyushu University, Japan

(Physical Oceanography; Coastal and Marginal Seas, Modeling)

Shigeaki Kojima

The University of Tokyo, Japan

(Biological Oceanography; Benthos)

Yoshiki Komuro

Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Japan

(Physical Oceanography; Polar Oceans)

Kohei Mizobata

Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology, Japan

(Physical Oceanography; Remote Sensing, Polar Oceans)

Yuichiro Nishibe

The University of Tokyo, Japan

(Biological Oceanography; Plankton and Nekton)

Jun Nishioka

Hokkaido University, Japan

(Chemical Oceanography; Trace metals and Nutrients Biogeochemistry)

Yoshihiro Niwa

The University of Tokyo, Japan

(Physical Oceanography; Turbulence and Mixing)

Eitarou Oka

The University of Tokyo, Japan

(Physical Oceanography; Midlatitude Oceans, Observation)

Shigeyoshi Otosaka

The University of Tokyo, Japan

(Chemical Oceanography; Biogeochemical Cycles)

Tetsutaro Takikawa

Nagasaki University, Japan

(Physical Oceanography; Coastal and Marginal Seas, Observation)

Hitoshi Tamura

Port and Airport Research Institute, Japan

(Physical Oceanography; Surface Waves, Experiments)

Tomoki Tozuka

The University of Tokyo, Japan

(Physical Oceanography; Tropical Oceans, Modeling)

Arnoldo Valle-Levinson

University of Florida, USA

(Physical Oceanography; Coastal and Marginal Seas, Observation)

Masanobu Yamamoto

Hokkaido University, Japan

(Paleoceanography, Geological Oceanography)

Yutaka Yoshikawa

Kyoto University, Japan

(Physical Oceanography; Coastal and Marginal Seas, Dynamics)

Zhiyu Liu

Xiamen University, China

(Physical Oceanography; Coastal and Marginal Seas, Dynamics, Turbulence and Mixing)

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    The Journal of Oceanography is the official journal of the Oceanographic Society of Japan and open to all oceanographers in the world. The main aim of the journal is to promote understandings of ocean systems from various aspects including physical, chemical, biological, geological oceanography as well as paleoceanography, etc. The journal welcomes research focusing on the western North Pacific and Asian coastal waters, but the study region is not limited to the Asian Pacific. The journal publishes original articles, short contributions, reviews, and correspondence in oceanography and related fields.

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