Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute

Office: CCSR-311
TEL: +81-4-7136-4405
FAX: +81-3-7136-4375

Research Field

Paleoclimate modelling, Antarctica dynamics, Climate dynamics, Ice sheet dynamics and climate

Current Research

(1) Investigating the mechanism of Glacial Cycle using climate models.(2) Investigating the past climate change and future climate change using climate models.

Representative Publications

1. Abe-Ouchi, A., F. Saito, K. Kawamura, M. Raymo, J. Okuno, K. Takahashi and H. Blatter, 2013, Insolation driven 100,000-year glacial cycles and hysteresis of ice sheet volume. Nature, 500, 190-193
2. Yoshimori, M., T. Yokohata, and A. Abe-Ouchi, 2009, A comparison of climate feedback strength between CO2 doubling and LGM experiments. J. Climate, 22(12), 3374-3395.
3. Abe-Ouchi, A., S. Segawa, F. Saito, 2007, Climatic Conditions for modelling the Northern Hemisphere ice sheets throughout the ice age cycle, Clim. Past, 3 , 423-438.