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M2 tidal current Current and Turbidity Variations in the Western Part of Suo-Nada, the Seto Inland Sea, Japan: A Hypothesis on the Oxygen-Deficient Water Mass Formation
Tomoharu Senjyu, Hidekazu Yasuda, Shigehiko Sugihara and Masato Kamizono
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 1), pp. 15-27, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.6 MB)

macroalgae Stable Nitrogen Isotope Composition in Sedimentary Organic Matter as a Potential Proxy of Nitrogen Sources for Primary Producers at a Fringing Coral Reef
Yu Umezawa, Toshihiro Miyajima and Isao Koike
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 6), pp. 899-909, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 204 KB)

macrobenthos The Effect of a Tidal Cycle on the Dynamics of Nutrients in a Tidal Estuary in the Seto Inland Sea, Japan
Shigeru Montani, Paolo Magni, Megumi Shimamoto, Nao Abe and Koichi Okutani
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 1), pp. 65-76, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 824 KB)

macrofauna Review
Biological Responses to Seasonally Varying Fluxes of Organic Matter to the Ocean Floor: A Review
Andrew J. Gooday
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 2), pp. 305-332, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 792 KB)

magnesium hydroxide-induced coprecipitation A Modified Analytical Method for the Shipboard Determination of Nanomolar Concentrations of Orthophosphate in Seawater
Jian Ma, Dongxing Yuan, Ying Liang and Minhan Dai
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 3), pp. 443-449, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 128 KB)

main thermocline Surface Current and Vertical Thermal Structure on the Continental Slope in Tosa Bay
Hiroshi Kuroda, Manabu Shimizu, Yuuichi Hirota, Daisuke Ambe and Hideki Akiyama
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 1), pp. 81-91, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 864 KB)

Makurazaki Harbor Observation of Edge Waves Trapped on the Continental Shelf in the Vicinity of Makurazaki Harbor, Kyushu, Japan
Takashi Yanuma and Yoshinobu Tsuji
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 1), pp. 9-18, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 436 KB)

manganese Transportation of Particulate Material through the Mouth of Tokyo Bay to the Open Ocean
Shinichiro Noriki, Matomu Shimizu, Kazuhiro Hamahara, Hisashi Narita, Toshiro Saino and Tetsuo Yanagi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 6), pp. 571-577, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 388 KB)

Iron, Manganese and Aluminum in Upper Waters of the Western South Pacific Ocean and Its Adjacent Seas
Hajime Obata, Kiminori Shitashima, Kenji Isshiki and Eiichiro Nakayama
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 2), pp. 233-245, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 216 KB)

Short Contribution
In-situ Survey of Nanomolar Manganese in Seawater Using an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle around a Volcanic Crater at Teishi Knoll, Sagami Bay, Japan
Takashi Doi, Michiaki Takano, Kei Okamura, Tamaki Ura and Toshitaka Gamo
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 3), pp. 471-477, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 400 KB)


manganese crust Incorporation Rate Measurements of 10Be, 230Th, 231Pa, and 239,240Pu Radionuclides in Manganese Crust in the Pacific Ocean: A Search for Extraterrestrial Material
Norikazu Kinoshita, Yuko Sato, Takeyasu Yamagata, Hisao Nagai, Akihiko Yokoyama and Takashi Nakanishi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 5), pp. 813-820, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 96 KB)

Manganese oxides Anthropogenic Pb in Settling Particulate Matter in the Northwestern Pacific Examined Using Stable Isotopes of Pb
Daisuke Nagaoka, Masahito Shigemitsu, Masao Minagawa and Shinichiro Noriki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 1), pp. 117-132 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 556 KB)

mangrove Stable Carbon and Nitrogen Isotopic Characterization of Organic Matter in a Mangrove Ecosystem on the Southwestern Coast of Thailand
Toshikatsu Kuramoto and Masao Minagawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 4), pp. 421-431, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1 MB)

Total Lipid and Fatty Acid Classes in Decomposing Mangrove Leaves of Bruguiera gymnorrhiza and Kandelia candel: Significance with respect to Lipid Input
Prosper L. Mfilinge, Tarik Meziane, Zainudin Bachok and Makoto Tsuchiya
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 3), pp. 613-622, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 189 KB)

Isoprenoids of Okinawan Mangroves as Lipid Input into Estuarine Ecosystem
Mohammad Basyuni, Hirosuke Oku, Shigeyuki Baba, Kensaku Takara and Hironori Iwasaki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 4), pp. 601-608, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 196 KB)


mangrove estuary Influences of Nutrient Outwelling from the Mangrove Swamp on the Distribution of Phytoplankton in the Matang Mangrove Estuary, Malaysia
Katsuhisa Tanaka and Poh-Sze Choo
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 1), pp. 69-78, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)

mantle helium Short Contribution
Helium Isotopes in Pacific Waters from Adjacent Region of Honshu, Japan
Yuji Sano, Takuma Kosugi, Naoto Takahata and Reika Yokochi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 3), pp. 625-630, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.4 MB)

marginal ice zone Spatial Patterns in Nutrient and in vivo Fluorescence Distributions in the Marginal Ice Zone and the Seasonally Open Oceanic Zone in the Indian Sector of the Antarctic Ocean, in Austral Summer
Tsuneo Odate, Toru Hirawake, Atsushi Tanimura and Mitsuo Fukuchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 2), pp. 185-196, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 984 KB)

Chlorophyll a Biomass of Netplankton in Surface Waters in the Pacific Sector of the Southern Ocean in Austral Summer
Dong-Hoon Han and Masayuki Mac Takahashi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 5), pp. 581-592, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 540 KB)

Descending Surface Water at the Antarctic Marginal Ice Zone and Its Contribution to Intermediate Water: An Ice-Ocean Model
Yuri Hiraike and Motoyoshi Ikeda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 5), pp. 587-603, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.2 MB)


marginal sea A Preliminary Study of Carbon System in the EastChina Sea
Shizuo Tsunogai, Shuichi Watanabe, Junya Nakamura, Tsuneo Ono and Tetsuro Sato
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 1), pp. 9-17, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 548 KB)

marginal sea oceanography Decadal Current Variations in the Southwestern Japan/East Sea
William J. Teague, Gregg A. Jacobs, Douglas A. Mitchell, Mark Wimbush and D. Randolph Watts
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 6), pp. 1023-1033, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

Mariana Islands Distribution of Phyllosoma Larvae (Crustacea: Decapoda: Palinuridae, Scyllaridae and Synaxidae) in the Western North Pacific
Nariaki Inoue, Hideki Minami and Hideo Sekiguchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 6), pp. 963-976, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)

marine aerosol The Increase of Biogenic Sulfate Aerosol and Particle Number in Marine Atmosphere over the Northwestern North Pacific
Atsushi Ooki, Kazuhiko Miura and Mitsuo Uematsu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 6), pp. 799-807, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 504 KB)

marine atmosphere The Increase of Biogenic Sulfate Aerosol and Particle Number in Marine Atmosphere over the Northwestern North Pacific
Atsushi Ooki, Kazuhiko Miura and Mitsuo Uematsu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 6), pp. 799-807, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 504 KB)

marine bacteria Abundance, Production and Viability of Bacterioplankton in the Seto Inland Sea, Japan
Takeshi Naganuma and Shoichi Miura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 5), pp. 435-442, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 340 KB)

Application of Atomic Force Microscopy to Observation of Marine Bacteria
Tomohiko Nishino, Eiko Ikemoto and Kazuhiro Kogure
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 2), pp. 219-225, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 774 KB)

Effects of Fixation and Storage on Flow Cytometric Analysis of Marine Bacteria
Eriko Kamiya, Shinji Izumiyama, Masahiko Nishimura, James G. Mitchell and Kazuhiro Kogure
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 1), pp. 101-112, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 580 KB)


marine biogeochemistry Model Simulations of Carbon Sequestration in the Northwest Pacific by Direct Injection
Katsumi Matsumoto and Bryan K. Mignone
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 4), pp. 747-760, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 860 KB)

marine chemistry Diurnal Variations of Carbon Monoxide Concentration in the Equatorial Pacific Upwelling Region
Keiichi Ohta
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 2), pp. 173-178, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 132 KB)

marine fish Review
Effects of CO2 on Marine Fish: Larvae and Adults
Atsushi Ishimatsu, Takashi Kikkawa, Masahiro Hayashi, Kyoung-Seon Lee and Jun Kita
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 4), pp. 731-741, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 323 KB)

marine microbial community Degradation and Utilization of Protein Derived from Pseudomonas aeruginosa by Marine Microbial Community
Yumiko Obayashi, Nahomi Ueoka and Satoru Suzuki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 4), pp. 513-521, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.5 MB)

marine sediment (s) Age Determination of Marine Sediments in the Western North Pacific by Aspartic Acid Chronology
Naomi Harada, Nobuhiko Handa, Tadamichi Oba, Hiromi Matsuoka,Katsunori Kimoto and Masashi Kusakabe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 1), pp. 1-7, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 364 KB)

Short Contribution
Effects of Phytoplankton Abundance on Excystment of Tintinnid Ciliates from Marine Sediments
Takashi Kamiyama
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 3), pp. 299-302, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 144 KB)

Remobilization of Arsenic in Sub-Oxic Sediments from the Seafloor of the Continental Margin
Hideki Minami and Yoshihisa Kato
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 6), pp. 553-562, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 384 KB)

Geochemical and Textural Properties of Carbonate and Terrigenous Sediments along the Jordanian Coast of the Gulf of Aqaba
Saber Al-Rousan, Mohammed Rasheed, Fuad Al-Horani and Riyad Manasrah
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 6), pp. 839-849, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 248 KB)

Isotope Dilution Sector-Field Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry Combined with Extraction Chromatography for Rapid Determination of 241Am in Marine Sediment Samples: A Case Study in Sagami Bay, Japan
Jian Zheng and Masatoshi Yamada
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 4), pp. 541-550, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 232 KB)


marine surface wind Evaluation of Marine Surface Winds Observed by SeaWinds and AMSR on ADEOS-II
Naoto Ebuchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 3), pp. 293-301, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1 MB)

marine winds Evaluation of NSCAT-2 Wind Vectors by Using Statistical Distributions of Wind Speeds and Directions
Naoto Ebuchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 2), pp. 161-172, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 912 KB)

mass accumulation rate (MAR) Barium Increasing prior to Opal during the Last Termination of Glacial Ages in the Okhotsk Sea Sediments
Masayasu M. Sato, Hisashi Narita and Shizuo Tsunogai
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 3), pp. 461-467, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 496 KB)

mass balance Mass Balance and Sources of Mercury in Tokyo Bay
Masahiro Sakata, Kohji Marumoto, Masahiro Narukawa and Kazuo Asakura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 6), pp. 767-775, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 284 KB)

mass centroid Short Contribution
A Thermal Centroid or a Mass Centroid?
Mingqiang Fang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 5), pp. 759-766, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1 MB)

mass extinction events Review
Biological Impact of Elevated Ocean CO2 Concentrations: Lessons from Animal Physiology and Earth History
Hans O. Pörtner, Martina Langenbuch and Anke Reipschläger
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 4), pp. 705-718, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 581 KB)

mass flux Numerical Study of Two-Dimensional Gravity Currents on a Slope
Hyeong-Bin Cheong and Young-Ho Han
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 2), pp. 179-192, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 964 KB)

mass flux in a tidal basin Analytical Study of Longitudinal Mass Flux Due to the Shear Effect in a Tidal Basin
Hidekazu Yasuda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 3), pp. 587-596, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1 MB)

mass spectrometry Review
Chemical and Biological Studies of Particulate Organic Matter in the Ocean
John K. Volkman and Eiichiro Tanoue
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 2), pp. 265-279, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 88 KB)

match-up Validation of ADEOS-II GLI Ocean Color Products Using In-Situ Observations
Hiroshi Murakami, Kosei Sasaoka, Kohtaro Hosoda, Hajime Fukushima, Mitsuhiro Toratani, Robert Frouin, B. Greg Mitchell, Mati Kahru, Pierre-Yves Deschamps, Dennis Clark, Stephanie Flora, Motoaki Kishino, Sei-ichi Saitoh, Ichio Asanuma, Akihiko Tanaka, Hiroaki Sasaki, Katsumi Yokouchi, Yoko Kiyomoto, Hiroaki Saito, Cécile Dupouy, Absornsuda Siripong, Satsuki Matsumura and Joji Ishizaka
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 3), pp. 373-393, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3 MB)

material cycling Water, Salt, Phosphorus and Nitrogen Budgets of the Japan Sea
Tetsuo Yanagi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 6), pp. 797-804, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 420 KB)

material source Sulfur Stable Isotopes Indicate the Source of Sinking Materials in a Coastal Bay: Otsuchi Bay, Sanriku, Japan
Matheus Carvalho de Carvalho, Ken-ichi Hayashizaki and Hisao Ogawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 5), pp. 705-712, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 464 KB)

material transport Short Contribution
Thermohaline Front at the Mouth of Ise Bay
Tetsuo Yanagi, Xinyu Guo, Toshiro Saino, Takashi Ishimaru and Sinichiro Noriki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 4), pp. 403-409, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 484 KB)

Current and Material Transport at Tomogashima Strait, Japan
Akira Hoshika, Terumi Tanimoto and Yasufumi Mishima
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 3), pp. 427-437, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)

Seasonal Variation of Horizontal Material Transport through the Eastern Channel of the Tsushima Straits
Akihiko Morimoto, Tetsutaro Takikawa, Goh Onitsuka, Atsushi Watanabe, Masatoshi Moku and Tetsuo Yanagi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 1), pp. 61-71, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.7 MB)


matter with settling velocity Analytical Study of Longitudinal Mass Flux Due to the Shear Effect in a Tidal Basin
Hidekazu Yasuda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 3), pp. 587-596, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1 MB)

maturity Diel Vertical Migration of Euphausia pacifica (Crustacea, Euphausiacea) in Relation to Molt and Reproductive Processes, and Feeding Activity
Yoshinari Endo and Fuhito Yamano
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 5), pp. 693-703, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 472 KB)

MCSST Characteristics of the Satellite-Derived Sea Surface Temperature in the Oceans around Japan
Yoshimi Kawai and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 2), pp. 161-172, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

Seasonal and Diurnal Variability of Differences between Satellite-Derived and in Situ Sea Surface Temperatures in the South of the Sea of Okhotsk
Yoshimi Kawai and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 4), pp. 343-354, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 512 KB)

Sea Surface Temperature Observation by Global Imager (GLI)/ADEOS-II: Algorithm and Accuracy of the Product
Futoki Sakaida, Kohtaro Hosoda, Masao Moriyama, Hiroshi Murakami, Akira Mukaida and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 3), pp. 311-319, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 860 KB)


MCSST-in situ SST difference Seasonal and Diurnal Variability of Differences between Satellite-Derived and in Situ Sea Surface Temperatures in the South of the Sea of Okhotsk
Yoshimi Kawai and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 4), pp. 343-354, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 512 KB)

mean path The Current Structure of the Tsushima Warm Current along the Japanese Coast
Hideaki Hase, Jong-Hwan Yoon and Wataru Koterayama
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 2), pp. 217-235, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.6 MB)

meandering Seasonal Variability of Thermohaline Front in the Central South China Sea
Peter C. Chu and Wang Guihua
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 1), pp. 65-78, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 12.5 MB)

meandering shape Variations of the Kuroshio Axis South of Kyushu in Relation to the Large Meander of the Kuroshio
Toru Yamashiro and Masaki Kawabe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 3), pp. 487-503, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

measurement error Short Contribution
Preliminary Results of in-situ XCTD/CTD Comparison Test
Keisuke Mizuno and Tomowo Watanabe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 4), pp. 373-380, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 464 KB)

Mediterranean Outflow Prognostic Simulation of the World Ocean Circulation and Its Comparison with Diagnostic Simulation
Shinzou Fujio and Norihisa Imasato
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 3), pp. 283-297, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 212 KB)

medusa Review
Vertical Distribution of Gelatinous Macroplankton in the North Pacific Observed by Manned Submersibles Mir-1 and Mir-2
Mikhail E. Vinogradov and Elvira A. Shushkina
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 2), pp. 295-303, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 580 KB)

megabenthos Short Contribution
Long-Term Investigation of Spatio-Temporal Variations in Faunal Composition and Species Richness of Megabenthos in Ise Bay, Central Japan
Monthon Ganmanee, Teruyoshi Narita and Hideo Sekiguchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 6), pp. 1071-1083, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.4 MB)

megafauna Review
Biological Responses to Seasonally Varying Fluxes of Organic Matter to the Ocean Floor: A Review
Andrew J. Gooday
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 2), pp. 305-332, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 792 KB)

meiofauna Monothalamous Soft-Shelled Foraminifera at an Abyssal Site in the North Pacific: A Preliminary Report
Andrew J. Gooday, Hiroshi Kitazato, Saori Hori and Takashi Toyofuku
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 3), pp. 377-384, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.8 MB)

Review
Biological Responses to Seasonally Varying Fluxes of Organic Matter to the Ocean Floor: A Review
Andrew J. Gooday
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 2), pp. 305-332, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 792 KB)

Effects of Direct Ocean CO2 Injection on Deep-Sea Meiofauna
James P. Barry, Kurt R. Buck, Chris F. Lovera, Linda Kuhnz, Patrick J. Whaling, Edward T. Peltzer, Peter Walz and Peter G. Brewer
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 4), pp. 759-766, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.7 MB)

Influence of Introduced CO2 on Deep-Sea Metazoan Meiofauna
Kevin R. Carman, David Thistle, John W. Fleeger and James P. Barry
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 4), pp. 767-772, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.7 MB)


mercury Mass Balance and Sources of Mercury in Tokyo Bay
Masahiro Sakata, Kohji Marumoto, Masahiro Narukawa and Kazuo Asakura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 6), pp. 767-775, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 284 KB)

merge Merging Satellite Infrared and Microwave SSTs: Methodology and Evaluation of the New SST
Lei Guan and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 5), pp. 905-912, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.5 MB)

merged SST SST Availabilities of Satellite Infrared and Microwave Measurements
Lei Guan and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 2), pp. 201-209, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.2 MKB)

Time-Dependent Spatial Wavenumber Spectra Derived from Merged Sea Surface Temperature Data
Kohtaro Hosoda and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 2), pp. 243-251, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.4 MB)

Examination of the Merged Sea Surface Temperature Using Wavelet Analysis
Kohtaro Hosoda and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 5), pp. 843-852, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.7 MKB)

Seasonal Variation of Space/Time Statistics of Short-Term Sea Surface Temperature Variability in the Kuroshio Region
Kohtaro Hosoda and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 4), pp. 709-720, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 5.8 MB)

Research and Development of the New Generation Sea Surface Temperature for Open Ocean (NGSST-O) Product and Its Demonstration Operation
Futoki Sakaida, Hiroshi Kawamura, Shin Takahashi, Teruhisa Shimada, Yoshimi Kawai, Kohtaro Hosoda and Lei Guan
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 6), pp. 859-870, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF KB)


meridional overturn (ing) Balance of Volume Transports between Horizontal Circulation and Meridional Overturn in the North Pacific Subarctic Region
Tsurane Kuragano and Masafumi Kamachi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 2), pp. 439-451, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.3 MB)

Pacific Ocean Circulation Based on Observation
Masaki Kawabe and Shinzou Fujio
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 3), pp. 389-403, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 5.9 MB)


meridional overturning circulation Numerical Study of the Meridional Overturning Circulation with "Mixing Hotspots" in the Pacific Ocean
Takahiro Endoh and Toshiyuki Hibiya
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 3), pp. 259-266, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 968 KB)

meridional position Variations of the Kuroshio Axis South of Kyushu in Relation to the Large Meander of the Kuroshio
Toru Yamashiro and Masaki Kawabe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 3), pp. 487-503, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

meso scale eddy Short Contribution
Eddy Activities around the Nansei Shoto (Okinawa Islands) Revealed by TRMM
Tetsuo Yanagi, Tsutomu Tokeshi and Shin-ichiro Kakuma
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 4), pp. 617-624, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 8.6 MB)

meso- and macrozooplankton Geographical and Seasonal Variations in Abundance, Biomass and Estimated Production Rates of Meso- and Macrozooplankton in the Inland Sea of Japan
Shin-ichi Uye and Tetsuya Shimazu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 6), pp. 529-538, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 532 KB)

meso-scale eddy Generation of Small Meanders of the Kuroshio South of Kyushu in a High-Resolution Ocean General Circulation Model
Yukio Masumoto
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 2), pp. 313-320, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.6 MB)

Variability of Current Structure Due to Meso-Scale Eddies on the Bottom Slope Southeast of Okinawa Island
Masanori Konda, Hiroshi Ichikawa, In-Seong Han, Xiao-Hua Zhu and Kaoru Ichikawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 6), pp. 1089-1099, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.6 MB)


mesopelagic Latitudinal Differences in the Planktonic Biomass and Community Structure Down to the Greater Depths in the Western North Pacific
Atsushi Yamaguchi, Yuji Watanabe, Hiroshi Ishida, Takashi Harimoto, Kazushi Furusawa, Shinya Suzuki, Joji Ishizaka, Tsutomu Ikeda and Masayuki Mac Takahashi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 4), pp. 773-787, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.2 MB)

Lethality of Increasing CO2 Levels on Deep-Sea Copepods in the Western North Pacific
Yuji Watanabe, Atsushi Yamaguchi, Hiroshi Ishida, Takashi Harimoto, Shinya Suzuki, Yoshio Sekido, Tsutomu Ikeda, Yoshihisa Shirayama, Masayuki Mac Takahashi, Takashi Ohsumi and Joji Ishizaka
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 2), pp. 185-196, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 488 KB)


mesopelagic copepods Loss Processes of Sinking Fecal Pellets of Zooplankton in the Mesopelagic Layers of the Antarctic Marginal Ice Zone
Hidekatsu Suzuki, Hiroshi Sasaki and Mitsuo Fukuchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 6), pp. 809-818, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 292 KB)

mesopelagic fish Feeding Habits of the Mesopelagic Fish Gonostoma gracile in the Northwestern North Pacific
Kazuhisa Uchikawa, Orio Yamamura and Yasunori Sakurai
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 5), pp. 509-517, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

mesopelagic fish larvae Occurrence Patterns of Mesopelagic Fish Larvae in Sagami Bay, Central Japan
Chiyuki Sassa and Kouichi Kawaguchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 2), pp. 143-153, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 568 KB)

mesopelagic zone Basin-Scale Geographic Patterns of Bacterioplankton Biomass and Production in the Subarctic Pacific, July-September 1997
Toshi Nagata, Rumi Fukuda, Hideki Fukuda and Isao Koike
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 3), pp. 301-313, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.8 MB)

mesoscale eddy(-dies) Observations of Eddies in the Japan Basin Interior
Masaki Takematsu, Alexander G. Ostrovskii and Zentaro Nagano
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 2), pp. 237-246, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1 MB)

Mesoscale Eddies Observed by TOLEX-ADCP and TOPEX/POSEIDON Altimeter in the Kuroshio Recirculation Region South of Japan
Naoto Ebuchi and Kimio Hanawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 1), pp. 43-57, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.5 MB)

Trajectory of Mesoscale Eddies in the Kuroshio Recirculation Region
Naoto Ebuchi and Kimio Hanawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 4), pp. 471-480, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.6 MB)

Low Salinity, Cool-Core Cyclonic Eddy Detected Northwest of Luzon during the South China Sea Monsoon Experiment (SCSMEX) in July 1998
Peter C. Chu and Chenwu Fan
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 5), pp. 549-563, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 10.6 MB)

Short Contribution
Path Transition of the Kuroshio Due to Mesoscale Eddies: A Two-Layer, Wind-Driven Experiment
Kazunori Akitomo and Masao Kurogi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 6), pp. 735-741, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 816 KB)

Influence of Mesoscale Eddies on Variations of the Kuroshio Path South of Japan
Naoto Ebuchi and Kimio Hanawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 1), pp. 25-36, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

Approximate Variational Method for Ocean Data Assimilation
Motoyoshi Ikeda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 1), pp. 79-86, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 384 KB)

A Large-Scale Seasonal Modeling Study of the California Current System
Mary L. Batteen, Nicholas J. Cipriano and James T. Monroe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 5), pp. 545-562, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 9.8 MB)

Volume Transport Variability Southeast of Okinawa Island Estimated from Satellite Altimeter Data
Xiao-Hua Zhu, Hiroshi Ichikawa, Kaoru Ichikawa and Kensuke Takeuchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 6), pp. 953-962, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.3 MB)

A Generation Mechanism for Mesoscale Eddies in the Kuril Basin of the Okhotsk Sea: Baroclinic Instability Caused by Enhanced Tidal Mixing
Kay I. Ohshima, Yasushi Fukamachi, Takeshi Mutoh and Masaaki Wakatsuchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 2), pp. 247-260, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 7.1 MB)

Interactions of Mesoscale Eddy and Western Boundary Current: A Reduced-Gravity Numerical Model Study
Ching-Sheng Chern and Joe Wang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 2), pp. 271-282, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1 MB)

Sequential Forecasting of the Surface and Subsurface Conditions in the Japan Sea
Naoki Hirose, Hideyuki Kawamura, Ho Jin Lee and Jong-Hwan Yoon
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 3), pp. 467-481, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.6 MB)

Review
Recent Progress in Studies of the South China Sea Circulation
Qinyu Liu, Arata Kaneko and Su Jilan
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 5), pp. 753-762, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 692 KB)

Quasiperiodic Small Meanders of the Kuroshio off Cape Ashizuri and Their Inter-Annual Modulation Caused by Quasiperiodic Arrivals of Mesoscale Eddies
Motohiko Kashima, Shin-ichi Ito, Kaoru Ichikawa, Shiro Imawaki, Shin-ichiro Umatani, Hiroshi Uchida and Takashi Setou
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 1), pp. 73-80, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 8 MB)

Impact of Alaskan Stream Eddies on Chlorophyll Distribution in the North Pacific
Hiromichi Ueno, William R. Crawford and Hiroji Onishi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 3), pp. 319-328, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3 MB)


mesoscale oceanic variability Monitoring the Kuroshio Extension with Dynamically Constrained Synthesis of the Acoustic Tomography, Satellite Altimeter and in situ Data
Konstantin V. Lebedev, Max Yaremchuk, Humio Mitsudera, Iwao Nakano and Gang Yuan
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 6), pp. 751-763, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)

mesoscale phenomena Vertical Projection of Surface Velocity Data Using the Variational Assimilation Method with Quasigeostrophic Dynamical Constraints
D. A. Nechaev, M. I. Yaremchuk and M. Ikeda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 3), pp. 271-282, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 616 KB)

mesoscale variability Mean Circulation Induced over Bottom Topography by Mesoscale Variabilities in the Kuroshio Extension
Motoyoshi Ikeda and Akemi Yamada
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 1), pp. 63-69, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 708 KB)

Mesoscale Variability along the East Coast of India in Spring as Revealed from Satellite Data and OGCM Simulations
Prescilla Kurien, Motoyoshi Ikeda and Vinu K. Valsala
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 2), pp. 273-289, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 732 KB)


mesozooplankton Do River Discharge Rates Drive the Overall Functioning of the Pelagic Ecosystem over the Continental Shelf of the Bay of Biscay (NE Atlantic)? A Comparison of Two Contrasting Years with Special Reference to Anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus L.) Nutritional State
Jean-Pierre Bergeron, Daniel Delmas and Noussithé Koueta
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 5), pp. 621-631, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.3 MB)

mesozooplankton biomass Interannual Changes of the Winter to Early Spring Biomass and Composition of Mesozooplankton in the Kuroshio Region in Relation to Climatic Factors
Kaoru Nakata and Sachiko Koyama
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 2), pp. 225-234, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.5 MKB)

message-passing model Application of a Two-Way Nested Model to the Seamount Problem
Hisashi Hukuda and Xinyu Guo
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 5), pp. 893-904, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.5 MB)

MESSR MOS-1/1b MOS-1/1b MESSR Observations of the Antarctic Sea Ice: Ice Bands and Ice Streamers
Kunimitsu Ishida, Kay I. Ohshima, Takashi Yamanouchi and Hiroshi Kanzawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 3), pp. 417-426, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 876 KB)

metabolic descriptors Do River Discharge Rates Drive the Overall Functioning of the Pelagic Ecosystem over the Continental Shelf of the Bay of Biscay (NE Atlantic)? A Comparison of Two Contrasting Years with Special Reference to Anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus L.) Nutritional State
Jean-Pierre Bergeron, Daniel Delmas and Noussithé Koueta
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 5), pp. 621-631, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.3 MB)

metabolism Combined Effects of Photosynthesis and Calcification on the Partial Pressure of Carbon Dioxide in Seawater
Atsushi Suzuki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 1), pp. 1-7, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 536 KB)

Large-Scale and Mesoscale Distribution of Plankton Biomass and Metabolic Activity in the Northeastern Central Atlantic
Santiago Hernández-León, Lutz Postel, Javier Arístegui, May Gómez, María Fernanda Montero, Santiago Torres, Carlos Almeida, Eugen Kühner, Ullrich Brenning and Eberhard Hagen
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 4), pp. 471-482, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 336 KB)


metal Comparison of the Effects of Water-Soluble (EDTA) and Particulate (Chelex-100) Synthetic Ligands on the Growth of Phytoplankton Population in the Disphotic Zone Seawater
Takayoshi Toyota and Toshimitsu Nakashima
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 1), pp. 19-28, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 140 KB)

metazoan meiofauna Seasonal Patterns of Vertical Distribution between Meiofaunal Groups in Relation to PhytodetritusDeposition in the Bathyal Sagami Bay, Central Japan
Motohiro Shimanaga, Hiroshi Kitazato and Yoshihisa Shirayama
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 4), pp. 379-387, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

methane Late Pleistocene-Holocene Paleoceanography and Ventilation of the Gulf of California
Lloyd D. Keigwin
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 2), pp. 421-432, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 740 KB)

methane sulfonic acid (MSA) The Increase of Biogenic Sulfate Aerosol and Particle Number in Marine Atmosphere over the Northwestern North Pacific
Atsushi Ooki, Kazuhiko Miura and Mitsuo Uematsu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 6), pp. 799-807, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 504 KB)

MICOM Formation and Movement of the ESIW as Modeled by MICOM
Kuk Jin Kim and Young Ho Seung
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 2), pp. 369-382, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)

micro-phytobenthos Evidence of Microphytobenthic Roles on Coastal Shallow Water of the Seto Inland Sea, Japan
Nattapong Loassachan, Kazuhiko Ichimi and Kuninao Tada
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 3), pp. 361-372, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 359 KB)

micro-structure profiler Measurements of the Turbulent Energy Dissipation Rate around the Shelf Break in the East China Sea
Takeshi Matsuno, Manabu Shimizu, Yasuhiro Morii, Hideaki Nishida and Yasuaki Takaki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 6), pp. 1029-1037, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 5 MB)

micro-zooplankton Seasonal Changes in Nano/Micro-Zooplankton Herbivory and Heterotrophic Nano-Flagellates Bacterivory off Cape Esan, Southwestern Hokkaido, Japan
Akiyoshi Shinada, Syuhei Ban and Tsutomu Ikeda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 5), pp. 609-618, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 540 KB)

microbial diversity Microbial Diversity in Nankai Trough Sediments at a Depth of 3,843 m
Lina Li, Jean Guenzennec, Peter Nichols, Pierre Henry, Miki Yanagibayashi and Chiaki Kato
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 5), pp. 635-642, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 304 KB)

microbial food web (s) Seasonal Changes in Nano/Micro-Zooplankton Herbivory and Heterotrophic Nano-Flagellates Bacterivory off Cape Esan, Southwestern Hokkaido, Japan
Akiyoshi Shinada, Syuhei Ban and Tsutomu Ikeda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 5), pp. 609-618, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 540 KB)

Seasonal Variations of Plankton Food Web Structure in the Coastal Water off Usujiri Southwestern Hokkaido, Japan
Akiyoshi Shinada, Syuhei Ban, Yuichiro Yamada and Tsutomu Ikeda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 4), pp. 645-654, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 772 KB)

Review
Linking Bacterial Community Structure to Carbon Fluxes in Marine Environments
Taichi Yokokawa and Toshi Nagata
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 1), pp. 1-12, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 132 KB)


microbial loop Degradation and Utilization of Protein Derived from Pseudomonas aeruginosa by Marine Microbial Community
Yumiko Obayashi, Nahomi Ueoka and Satoru Suzuki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 4), pp. 513-521, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.5 MB)

microbial oceanography Review
Linking Bacterial Community Structure to Carbon Fluxes in Marine Environments
Taichi Yokokawa and Toshi Nagata
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 1), pp. 1-12, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 132 KB)

microbiology A New, Automatic Hydrothermal Fluid Sampler Using a Shape-Memory Alloy
Takeshi Naganuma, Masanori Kyo, Tatsuhiko Ueki, Kazuhiko Takeda and Jun-ichiro Ishibashi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 3), pp. 241-246, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 216 KB)

micronekton Biomass, Abundance, and Vertical Distribution of Micronekton and Large Gelatinous Zooplankton in the Subarctic Pacific and the Bering Sea during the Summer of 1997
Jun Nishikawa, Shuhei Nishida, Masatoshi Moku, Kiyotaka Hidaka and Kouichi Kawaguchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 3), pp. 361-375, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 480 KB)

Abundance and Distribution Patterns of Nekton and Micronekton in the Northern California Current Transition Zone
Richard D. Brodeur, William G. Pearcy and Stephen Ralston
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 4), pp. 515-535, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.2 MB)


microstructure Review
Oceanic Velocity Microstructure Measurements in the 20th Century
Rolf G. Lueck, Fabian Wolk and Hidekatsu Yamazaki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 1), pp. 153-174, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.5 MB)

microwave Merging Satellite Infrared and Microwave SSTs: Methodology and Evaluation of the New SST
Lei Guan and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 5), pp. 905-912, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.5 MB)

microwave measurement (s) SST Availabilities of Satellite Infrared and Microwave Measurements
Lei Guan and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 2), pp. 201-209, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.2 MKB)

Review
A Review of Satellite-Based Microwave Observations of Sea Surface Temperatures
Kohtaro Hosoda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 4), pp. 439-473, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 10.8 MB)


microwave radiometer (s) Features of Ocean Microwave Emission Changed by Wind at 6 GHz
Akira Shibata
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 3), pp. 321-330, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.3 MB)

A Wind Speed Retrieval Algorithm by Combining 6 and 10 GHz Data from Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer: Wind Speed inside Hurricanes
Akira Shibata
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 3), pp. 351-359, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)


microwave remote sensing Review
Microwave Remote Sensing of Tropical Cyclones from Space
Kristina B. Katsaros, Paris W. Vachon, W. Timothy Liu and Peter G. Black
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 1), pp. 137-151, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 704 KB)

microwave scatterometer Construction of Surface Wind Stress Fields with High Temporal Resolution Using ERS-1 Scatterometer Data
Masahisa Kubota and Hidekazu Yokota
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 3), pp. 247-256, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1 MB)

microwave SST Difference Characteristics of Sea Surface Temperature Observed by GLI and AMSR Aboard ADEOS-II
Kohtaro Hosoda, Hiroshi Murakami, Akira Shibata, Futoki Sakaida and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 3), pp. 339-350, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)

microzooplankton Abundance, Biomass, Production and Trophic Roles of Micro- and Net-Zooplankton in Ise Bay, Central Japan, in Winter
Shin-ichi Uye, Naoki Nagano and Tetsuya Shimazu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 4), pp. 389-398, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 800 KB)

Review
Station Papa Time Series: Insights into Ecosystem Dynamics
Paul J. Harrison
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 2), pp. 259-264, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 140 KB)


mid-depth Short Contribution
Helium Isotopes in Pacific Waters from Adjacent Region of Honshu, Japan
Yuji Sano, Takuma Kosugi, Naoto Takahata and Reika Yokochi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 3), pp. 625-630, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.4 MB)

mid-depth circulation The Japan Sea Intermediate Water; Its Characteristics and Circulation
Tomoharu Senjyu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 2), pp. 111-122, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.6 MB)

middle latitude Comparative Late Pleistocene Paleoceanographic Changes in the Mid Latitude Boreal and Austral Western Pacific
Hodaka Kawahata Ken-ichi Ohkushi and Yasufusa Hatakeyama
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 6), pp. 747-761, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 776 KB)

midlatitude ocean-atmosphere coupling Review
The Kuroshio Extension System: Its Large-Scale Variability and Role in the Midlatitude Ocean-Atmosphere Interaction
Bo Qiu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 1), pp. 57-75, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.9 MB)

midwinter High-West and Low-East Distribution Patterns of Chlorophyll a, Primary Productivity and Diatoms in the Subarctic North Pacific Surface Waters, Midwinter 1996
Akihiro Shiomoto and Hiroki Asami
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 4), pp. 493-503, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 396 KB)

Mikawa Bay A Massive Coccolithophorid Bloom Observed in Mikawa Bay, Japan
Masanobu Kai, Tamotsu Hara, Hiroaki Aoyama and Nobuo Kuroda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 3), pp. 395-406, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 852 KB)

millennial scale regional and global changes Millennium Scale Environment Changes of the Okhotsk Sea during Last 80 kyr and Their Phase Relationship with Global Climate Changes
Sergey Alexandrovich Gorbarenko, Evgenia L'vovich Goldberg, Michaele Kashgarian, Tat'yana Alekseevna Velivetskaya, Sergey Petrovich Zakharkov, Vladimir Stepanovich Pechnikov, Alexandr Anatol'evich Bosin, Olga Yur'evna Psheneva and Elena Diamilevna Ivanova
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 4), pp. 609-623, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.8 MB)

Mindanao Current Observations of the North Equatorial Current, Mindanao Current, and Kuroshio Current System during the 2006/07 El Niño and 2007/08 La Niña
Yuji Kashino, Norievill España, Fadli Syamsudin, Kelvin J. Richards, Tommy Jensen, Pierre Dutrieux and Akio Ishida
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 3), pp. 325-333, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.3 MB)

mitigation Review
Perspectives on Biological Research for CO2 Ocean Sequestration
Jun Kita and Takashi Ohsumi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 4), pp. 695-703, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 774 KB)

mitochondrial DNA Short Contribution
Stability of the Courses of the Warm Coastal Currents along the Kyushu Island Suggested by the Population Structure of the Japanese Turban Shell, Turbo (Batillus) cornutus
Shigeaki Kojima, Ryoko Segawa and Ikuo Hayashi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 5), pp. 601-604, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 160 KB)

Molecular Ecological Study of Siganus spinus and S. guttatus from Okinawan Waters Based on Mitochondrial DNA Control Region Sequences
Kensuke Iwamoto, Akihiro Takemura, Tetsuo Yoshino and Hideyuki Imai
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 1), pp. 103-112, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 316 KB)

Genetic Diversity and Population Structure of Three Dominant Myctophid Fishes (Diaphus theta, Stenobrachius leucopsarus, and S. nannochir) in the North Pacific Ocean
Shigeaki Kojima, Masatoshi Moku and Kouichi Kawaguchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 2), pp. 187-193, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 244 KB)


mixed layer The "Slip Law" of the Free Surface
G. T. Csanady
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 1), pp. 67-80, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 364 KB)

Time Series of Physical and Optical Parameters off Shimane, Japan, during Fall of 1993: First Observation by Moored Optical Buoy System for ADEOS Data Verification
J. Ishizaka, I. Asanuma, N. Ebuchi, H. Fukushima, H. Kawamura, K. Kawasaki, M. Kishino, M. Kubota, H. Masuko, S. Matsumura, S. Saitoh, Y. Senga, M. Shimanuki, N. Tomii and M. Utashima
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 3), pp. 245-258, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 776 KB)

Winter Mixed Layer and Formation of Dichothermal Water in the Bering Sea
Takahiro Miura, Toshio Suga and Kimio Hanawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 6), pp. 815-823, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.6 MB)

Numerical Study of Formation of Dichothermal Water in the Bering Sea
Takahiro Miura, Toshio Suga and Kimio Hanawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 3), pp. 369-376, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)

Variability of Upper Ocean Heat Balance in the Shikoku Basin during the Ocean Mixed Layer Experiment (OMLET)
Hirotaka Otobe, Keisuke Taira, Shoji Kitagawa, Tomio Asai and Kimio Hanawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 5), pp. 619-627, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 628 KB)

Short Contribution
Heat Content Change in the Surface Isothermal Layer of a Warm Core Ring in the Sea East of Japan
Takashi Yoshida and Mizuho Hoshimoto
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 3), pp. 283-287, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 288 KB)

New Type of Pycnostad in the Western Subtropical-Subarctic Transition Region of the North Pacific: Transition Region Mode Water
Hiroko Saito, Toshio Suga, Kimio Hanawa and Tomowo Watanabe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 4), pp. 589-600, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.5 MB)


mixed layer climatology Mixed Layer Depth Climatology of the North Pacific Based on Argo Observations
Yuko Ohno, Naoto Iwasaka, Fumiaki Kobashi1 and Yoshiko Sato
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 1), pp. 1-16, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.7 MB)

mixed layer cooling The Upper Ocean Response to a Moving Typhoon
Yaling Tsai, Ching-Sheng Chern and Joe Wang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 1), pp. 115-130, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1 MB)

mixed layer depth Temporal and Spatial Variability of Phytoplankton Pigment Concentrations in the Japan Sea Derived from CZCS Images
Sang-Woo Kim, Sei-ichi Saitoh, Joji Ishizaka, Yutaka Isoda and Motoaki Kishino
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 5), pp. 527-538, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.5 MB)

Effect of Ocean Climate Changes on the Korean Stock of Pacific Saury, Cololabis saira (BREVOORT)
Chang Ik Zhang and Yeong Gong
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 2), pp. 313-325, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.3 MB)

Differences in Ecosystem Dynamics between the Northern and Southern Parts of the Japan Sea: Analyses with Two Ecosystem Models
Goh Onitsuka and Tetsuo Yanagi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 3), pp. 415-433, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 497 KB)

Mixed and Mixing Layer Depths Simulated by an OGCM
Yign Noh and Woo-Sung Lee
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 2), pp. 217-225, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.5 MB)

Mixed Layer Depth Climatology of the North Pacific Based on Argo Observations
Yuko Ohno, Naoto Iwasaka, Fumiaki Kobashi1 and Yoshiko Sato
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 1), pp. 1-16, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.7 MB)

Improved Description of Global Mixed-Layer Depth Using Argo Profiling Floats
Shigeki Hosoda, Tsuyoshi Ohira, Kanako Sato and Toshio Suga
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 6), pp. 773-787, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 8.1 MB)


mixed layer depth front Steady Response of a Ventilated Thermocline to Enhanced Ekman Pumping
Atsushi Kubokawa and Shang-Ping Xie
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 4), pp. 565-575, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 732 KB)

Mixed Layer Depth Front and Subduction of Low Potential Vorticity Water in an Idealized Ocean GCM
Shiro Nishikawa and Atsushi Kubokawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 1), pp. 125-134, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.8 MB)


mixed layer heat balance Review
The Kuroshio Extension System: Its Large-Scale Variability and Role in the Midlatitude Ocean-Atmosphere Interaction
Bo Qiu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 1), pp. 57-75, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.9 MB)

mixed layer model Short Contribution
Obtaining Reasonable Results in Different Oceanic Regimes with the Same Ecological-Physical Coupled Model
Michio Kawamiya, Michio J. Kishi, Yasuhiro Yamanaka and Nobuo Suginohara
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 4), pp. 397-402, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 256 KB)

Numerical Simulations of Sea Surface Cooling by a Mixed Layer Model during the Passage of Typhoon Rex
Akiyoshi Wada
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 1), pp. 41-57, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.8 MB)


mixed Rossby gravity waves Observation of Mixed Rossby-Gravity Waves in the Western Equatorial Pacific
Xiao-Hua Zhu, Arata Kaneko, Noriaki Gohda, Hideo Inaba,Kunio Kutsuwada and Marie-Helene Radenac
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 2), pp. 133-141, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 404 KB)

mixed warm water mass Low-Frequency Temperature Variability at Fukue Island Located Southwest of the Tsushima Straits
Atsuyoshi Manda, Atsuhiko Isobe, Kouichi Omura and Yusaku Kyozuka
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 2), pp. 141-152, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.1 MB)

Mixed Water Region Structure of Subsurface Intrusion of the Oyashio Water into the Kuroshio Extension and Formation Process of the North Pacific Intermediate Water
Kuniaki Okuda, Ichiro Yasuda, Yutaka Hiroe and Yugo Shimizu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 2), pp. 121-140, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 13.8 MB)

Seasonal Variations in the Sea off Sanriku Coast, Japan
Sachiko Oguma, Toru Suzuki and Yutaka Nagata
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 6), pp. 825-835, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.8 MB)

Modification of North Pacific Intermediate Water around Mixed Water Region
Ryuichiro Inoue, Jiro Yoshida, Yutaka Hiroe, Kousei Komatsu, Kiyoshi Kawasaki and Ichiro Yasuda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 2), pp. 211-224, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 768 KKB)

Transport of Oyashio Water across the Subarctic Front into the Mixed Water Region and Formation of NPIW
Masachika Masujima, Ichiro Yasuda, Yutaka Hiroe and Tomowo Watanabe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 6), pp. 855-869, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.2 MB)

Possible Density Change of the Origin of North Pacific Intermediate Water Due to Double Diffusion in the Mixed Water Region
Ryuichiro Inoue and Jiro Yoshida
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 5), pp. 871-883, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 380 KB)

Importance of Eddy Representation for Modeling the Intermediate Salinity Minimum in the North Pacific: Comparison between Eddy-Resolving and Eddy-Permitting Models
Ichiro Ishikawa and Hiroshi Ishizaki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 3), pp. 407-426, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 5 MB)

Water Mass Variability in the Western North Pacific Detected in a 15-Year Eddy Resolving Ocean Reanalysis
Yasumasa Miyazawa, Ruochao Zhang, Xinyu Guo, Hitoshi Tamura, Daisuke Ambe, Joon-Soo Lee, Akira Okuno, Hiroshi Yoshinari, Takashi Setou and Kosei Komatsu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 6), pp. 737-756, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.2 MB)


mixing Numerical Study of Two-Dimensional Gravity Currents on a Slope
Hyeong-Bin Cheong and Young-Ho Han
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 2), pp. 179-192, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 964 KB)

Circulation and Mixing of Water Masses of Tatar Strait and the Northwestern Boundary Region of the Japan Sea
Stephen C. Riser, Mark J. Warner and Gennady I. Yurasov
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 2), pp. 133-156, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.1 MB)

Monthly Variations of Water Masses in the Yellow and East China Seas
H. B. Hur, G. A. Jacobs and W. J. Teague
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 2), pp. 171-184, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.3 MB)

Middle Layer Intrusion as an Important Factor Supporting Phytoplankton Productivity at a Tidal Front in Iyo Nada, the Seto Inland Sea, Japan
Tamiji Yamamoto, Toshiya Hashimoto, Hidetaka Takeoka, Tenji Sugiyama and Osamu Matsuda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 2), pp. 131-139, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 548 KB)

Review
Oceanic Velocity Microstructure Measurements in the 20th Century
Rolf G. Lueck, Fabian Wolk and Hidekatsu Yamazaki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 1), pp. 153-174, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.5 MB)

Modification of North Pacific Intermediate Water around Mixed Water Region
Ryuichiro Inoue, Jiro Yoshida, Yutaka Hiroe, Kousei Komatsu, Kiyoshi Kawasaki and Ichiro Yasuda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 2), pp. 211-224, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 768 KKB)

Possible Density Change of the Origin of North Pacific Intermediate Water Due to Double Diffusion in the Mixed Water Region
Ryuichiro Inoue and Jiro Yoshida
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 5), pp. 871-883, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 380 KB)

Characteristics of Thermal Finestructure in the Southern Yellow Sea and the East China Sea from Airborne Expendable Bathythermograph Measurements
Sunghyea Park and Peter C. Chu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 6), pp. 859-875, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)


mixing hotspots Numerical Study of the Meridional Overturning Circulation with "Mixing Hotspots" in the Pacific Ocean
Takahiro Endoh and Toshiyuki Hibiya
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 3), pp. 259-266, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 968 KB)

mixing layer Observations of Wind-Driven Deepening of the Surface Mixing Layer in the Tsushima Strait
Takahiro Endoh, Takeshi Matsuno, Yutaka Yoshikawa, Yasuto Tatsuyama and Joji Ishizaka
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 2), pp. 273-279, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 288 KB)

mixing mechanism Annual Cycle of Stratification and Tidal Fronts in the Bohai Sea: A Model Study
Hao Liu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 1), pp. 67-75, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 704 KB)

mixing ratio Short Contribution
Seasonal Variation of 228Ra/226Ra Ratio in Surface Water from the East China Sea and the Tsushima Strait
Mutsuo Inoue, Yusuke Nakano, Yoko Kiyomoto, Hisaki Kofuji, Yasunori Hamajima and Masayoshi Yamamoto
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 3), pp. 425-428, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 620 KB)

mixing ratio of Oyashio water Importance of Eddy Representation for Modeling the Intermediate Salinity Minimum in the North Pacific: Comparison between Eddy-Resolving and Eddy-Permitting Models
Ichiro Ishikawa and Hiroshi Ishizaki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 3), pp. 407-426, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 5 MB)

mixing zone Control of Phosphate Concentration through Adsorption and Desorption Processes in Groundwater and Seawater Mixing at Sandy Beaches in Tokyo Bay, Japan
Masahiro Suzumura, Shingo Ueda and Eiichi Sumi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 6), pp. 667-673, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 692 KB)

Mn Distribution of Trace Bioelements in the Subarctic North Pacific Ocean and the Bering Sea (the R/V Hakuho Maru Cruise KH-97-2)
Yukiyo Fujishima, Kazumasa Ueda, Masahiro Maruo, Eiichiro Nakayama, Chikako Tokutome, Hiroshi Hasegawa, Masakazu Matsui and Yoshiki Sohrin
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 3), pp. 261-273, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)

modal characteristics Characteristics of Coastal-Trapped Waves Induced by Typhoon along the Southeast Coast of Honshu, Japan
Yosuke Igeta, Yujiro Kitade and Masaji Matsuyama
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 5), pp. 745-760, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 9 MB)

modal solution Observation of Edge Waves Trapped on the Continental Shelf in the Vicinity of Makurazaki Harbor, Kyushu, Japan
Takashi Yanuma and Yoshinobu Tsuji
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 1), pp. 9-18, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 436 KB)

MODAS Evaluation of the U.S. Navy's Modular Ocean Data Assimilation System (MODAS) Using South China Sea Monsoon Experiment (SCSMEX) Data
Peter C. Chu, Wang Guihua and Chenwu Fan
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 6), pp. 1007-1021, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.1 MB)

mode separation Short Contribution
Frequency-Wavenumber Spectra of Equatorial Waves Detected from Satellite Altimeter Data
Yoshinobu Wakata
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 3), pp. 483-490, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.1 MB)

mode water New Type of Pycnostad in the Western Subtropical-Subarctic Transition Region of the North Pacific: Transition Region Mode Water
Hiroko Saito, Toshio Suga, Kimio Hanawa and Tomowo Watanabe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 4), pp. 589-600, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.5 MB)

Further Evidence for Non-Reemergence of Winter SST Anomalies in the North Pacific Eastern Subtropical Mode Water Area
Shusaku Sugimoto and Kimio Hanawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 4), pp. 625-635, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

Water Mass Variability in the Western North Pacific Detected in a 15-Year Eddy Resolving Ocean Reanalysis
Yasumasa Miyazawa, Ruochao Zhang, Xinyu Guo, Hitoshi Tamura, Daisuke Ambe, Joon-Soo Lee, Akira Okuno, Hiroshi Yoshinari, Takashi Setou and Kosei Komatsu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 6), pp. 737-756, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.2 MB)


mode water system Seasonal Variations of Water System Distribution and Flow Patterns in the Southern Sea Area of Hokkaido, Japan
Ana Luisa Rosa, Yutaka Isoda, Kazuyuki Uehara and Tomokazu Aiki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 4), pp. 573-588, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 6 MB)

model Attempting Consistent Simulations of Stn. ALOHA with a Multi-Element Ecosystem Model
S. Lan Smith, Yasuhiro Yamanaka and Michio J. Kishi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 1), pp. 1-23, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF1.6 MB)

model comparison Winds and Waves in the Yellow and East China Seas: A Comparison of Spaceborne Altimeter Measurements and Model Results
Paul A. Hwang, Steven M. Bratos, William J. Teague, David W. Wang, Gregg A. Jacobs and Donald T. Resio
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 2), pp. 307-325, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 732 KB)

model simulation Interdecadal Variation of the Transition Zone Chlorophyll Front: A Physical-Biological Model Simulation between 1960 and 1990
Fei Chai, Mingshun Jiang, Richard T. Barber, Richard C. Dugdale and Yi Chao
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 4), pp. 461-475, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 6.4 MB)

model(l)ing Review
Numerical Model Approaches to Address Recent Problems on Pelagic Ecosystems
Michio Kawamiya
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 2), pp. 365-378, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 176 KB)

Approximate Variational Method for Ocean Data Assimilation
Motoyoshi Ikeda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 1), pp. 79-86, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 384 KB)

Export Production in the Equatorial and North Pacific Derived from Dissolved Oxygen, Nutrient and Carbon Data
Reiner Schlitzer
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 1), pp. 53-62, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.9 MB)

HF Radar Detection of Tsunamis
Belinda J. Lipa, Donald E. Barrick, John Bourg and Bruce B. Nyden
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 5), pp. 705-716, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.4 MB)


modified inverse method The Kuroshio East of Taiwan and in the East China Sea and the Currents East of Ryukyu Islands during Early Summer of 1996
Yaochu Yuan, Arata Kaneko, Jilan Su, Xiaohua Zhu, Yonggang Liu, Noriaki Gohda and Hong Chen
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 3), pp. 217-226, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 684 KB)

The Kuroshio near the Luzon Strait and Circulation in the Northern South China Sea during August and September 1994
Yaochu Yuan, Guanghong Liao and Chenghao Yang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 5), pp. 777-788, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 604 KB)


MODIS Verification of Vertically Generalized Production Model and Estimation of Primary Production in Sagami Bay, Japan
Joji Ishizaka, Eko Siswanto, Tetsuya Itoh, Hiroshi Murakami, Yukuya Yamaguchi, Naho Horimoto, Takashi Ishimaru, Shinji Hashimoto and Toshiro Saino
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 3), pp. 517-524, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.8 MB)

Research and Development of the New Generation Sea Surface Temperature for Open Ocean (NGSST-O) Product and Its Demonstration Operation
Futoki Sakaida, Hiroshi Kawamura, Shin Takahashi, Teruhisa Shimada, Yoshimi Kawai, Kohtaro Hosoda and Lei Guan
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 6), pp. 859-870, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF KB)


modulation Short Contribution
Altimeter Measurements of Wind and Wave Modulation by the Kuroshio in the Yellow and East China Seas
Paul A. Hwang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 5), pp. 987-993, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 300 KB)

Quasiperiodic Small Meanders of the Kuroshio off Cape Ashizuri and Their Inter-Annual Modulation Caused by Quasiperiodic Arrivals of Mesoscale Eddies
Motohiko Kashima, Shin-ichi Ito, Kaoru Ichikawa, Shiro Imawaki, Shin-ichiro Umatani, Hiroshi Uchida and Takashi Setou
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 1), pp. 73-80, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 8 MB)


molecular weight distribution Review
Dissolved Organic Matter in Oceanic Waters
Hiroshi Ogawa and Eiichiro Tanoue
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 2), pp. 129-147, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 196 KKB)

molt cycle Diel Vertical Migration of Euphausia pacifica (Crustacea, Euphausiacea) in Relation to Molt and Reproductive Processes, and Feeding Activity
Yoshinari Endo and Fuhito Yamano
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 5), pp. 693-703, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 472 KB)

molybdenum Dissolved and Labile Particulate Zr, Hf, Nb, Ta, Mo and W in the Western North Pacific Ocean
M. Lutfi Firdaus, Kazuhiro Norisuye, Yusuke Nakagawa, Seiji Nakatsuka and Yoshiki Sohrin
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 2), pp. 247-257, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

MOM2.2 Sensitivity of the Interannual Kuroshio Transport Variation South of Japan to Wind Dataset in OGCM Calculation
Hiroshi Yoshinari, Motoyoshi Ikeda, Kiyoshi Tanaka and Yukio Masumoto
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 2), pp. 341-350, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 774 KB)

momentum balance Sea Level Response to Wind Field Fluctuation around the Tip of the Izu Peninsula
Hirofumi Hinata, Tetsuo Yanagi and Chizuru Satoh
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 4), pp. 605-620, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.8 MB)

momentum flux Interpretation of Repulsive Bifurcation of the Kuroshio and Gulf Stream with Classification of Their Branches
Hideo Kawai
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 3), pp. 303-315, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.9 MB)

Monthly Variation of Sea-Air Temperature Differences in the Korean Coast
Hyo Choi and Yuan Hang Zhang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 2), pp. 359-367, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 660 KB)


monitoring Monitoring the Kuroshio Extension with Dynamically Constrained Synthesis of the Acoustic Tomography, Satellite Altimeter and in situ Data
Konstantin V. Lebedev, Max Yaremchuk, Humio Mitsudera, Iwao Nakano and Gang Yuan
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 6), pp. 751-763, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)

Seasonal and Spatial Variations of Total Mass Flux around Coral Reefs in the Southern Ryukyus, Japan
Mohamed Ismail, Tadashi Kimura, Yumiko Suzuki and Makoto Tsuchiya
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 3), pp. 631-644, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 753 KB)


monsoon Water Masses in the Gulf of Aden
Mohammed Ali Al Saafani and S. Satheesh Chandra Shenoi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 1), pp. 1-14, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 17.2 MB)

Review
Recent Progress in Studies of the South China Sea Circulation
Qinyu Liu, Arata Kaneko and Su Jilan
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 5), pp. 753-762, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 692 KB)

Estimating Boundary Currents from Satellite Altimetry: A Case Study for the East Coast of India
Fabien Durand, Doraiswamy Shankar, Florence Birol and S. Satheesh Chandra Shenoi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 6), pp. 831-845, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.8 MB)


monsoon effect on Taiwan Strait Transient, Seasonal and Interannual Variability of the Taiwan Strait Current
Chau-Ron Wu, Shenn-Yu Chao and Chun Hsu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 5), pp. 821-833, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.4 MB)

monsoonal wind Variability of Currents off the Northern Coast of New Guinea
Yoshifumi Kuroda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 1), pp. 103-116, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)

monsoons Review
Air-Sea Interaction, Coastal Circulation and Primary Production in the Eastern Arabian Sea: A Review
Alvarinho J. Luis and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 2), pp. 205-218, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.3 MB)

monthly and annual means Annual and Seasonal Variations of the Sea Surface Heat Fluxes in the East Asian Marginal Seas
Jungyul Na, Jangwon Seo and Heung-Jae Lie
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 2), pp. 257-270, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.3 MB)

moored ADCPs Observation of Mixed Rossby-Gravity Waves in the Western Equatorial Pacific
Xiao-Hua Zhu, Arata Kaneko, Noriaki Gohda, Hideo Inaba,Kunio Kutsuwada and Marie-Helene Radenac
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 2), pp. 133-141, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 404 KB)

moored current meter data Observations of Eddies in the Japan Basin Interior
Masaki Takematsu, Alexander G. Ostrovskii and Zentaro Nagano
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 2), pp. 237-246, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1 MB)

Absolute Volume Transports of the Oyashio Referred to Moored Current Meter Data Crossing the OICE
Kazuyuki Uehara, Shin-ichi Ito, Hideo Miyake, Ichiro Yasuda, Yugo Shimizu and Tomowo Watanabe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 2), pp. 397-409, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.5 MB)


moored current meters Geostrophy in the Intermediate and Deep Layers of the Kuroshio and Its Recirculation Regions South of Japan
Motohiko Kashima, Shiro Imawaki, Shin-ichiro Umatani, Hiroshi Uchida, Yuji Hashibe, Hiroshi Ichikawa and Masao Fukasawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 3), pp. 291-301, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 808 KB)

moored current observation Vertical Structure of Low-Frequency Currents in the Southwestern East Sea (Sea of Japan)
Yun-Bae Kim, Kyung-Il Chang, Kuh Kim, Jae-Hun Park and Jae-Hak Lee
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 2), pp. 259-271, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.8 MB)

moorings Optical Moorings-of-Opportunity for Validation of Ocean Color Satellites
Victor S. Kuwahara, Grace Chang, Xiaobing Zheng, Tommy D. Dickey and Songnian Jiang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 5), pp. 691-703, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.7 MB)

mooring observation Tidally Induced Upwelling in a Semi-Enclosed Basin: Nan Wan Bay
Hung-Jen Lee, Shenn-Yu Chao, Kuang-Lung Fan, Yu-Huai Wang and Nai-Kuang Liang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 5), pp. 467-480, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 496 KB)

mooring system Utility of an Automatic Water Sampler to Observe Seasonal Variability in Nutrients and DIC in the Northwestern North Pacific
Makio C. Honda and Shuichi Watanabe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 3), pp. 349-362, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 664 KB)

morphology Review
Sub-Lethal Effects of Elevated Concentration of CO2 on Planktonic Copepods and Sea Urchins
Haruko Kurihara, Shinji Shimode and Yoshihisa Shirayama
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 4), pp. 743-750, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 581 KB)

mortality Numerical Simulation of Biological Impact Caused by Direct Injection of Carbon Dioxide in the Ocean
Toru Sato
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 4), pp. 807-816, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2 MB)

Seasonal Variations in Abundance, Growth and Mortality of Heterotrophic Bacteria in Kagoshima Bay
Toru Kobari, Tomo Fujii, Yurie Kobari and Akimasa Habano
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 6), pp. 845-853, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 452 KB)


MTSAT Hourly Sea Surface Temperature Retrieval Using the Japanese Geostationary Satellite, Multi-Functional Transport Satellite (MTSAT)
Hiroshi Kawamura, Huiling Qin, Futoki Sakaida and Riza Yuliratno Setiawan
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 1), pp. 61-70, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.7 MB)

multi sensor mission OCTS Mission Overview
Hiroshi Kawamura and The OCTS Team
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 5), pp. 383-399, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.9 MB)

multi-decadal scale change Increased Stratification and Decreased Lower Trophic Level Productivity in the Oyashio Region of the North Pacific: A 30-Year Retrospective Study
Sanae Chiba, Tsuneo Ono, Kazuaki Tadokoro, Takashi Midorikawa and Toshiro Saino
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 1), pp. 149-162, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 903 KB)

multi-eddies structure Diagnostic Calculation of the Circulation in the South China Sea during Summer 1998
Guanghong Liao, Yaochu Yuan and Xiaohua Xu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 2), pp. 161-178, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.9 MB)

Three Dimensional Diagnostic Study of the Circulation in the South China Sea during Winter 1998
Guanghong Liao, Yaochu Yuan and Xiaohua Xu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 5), pp. 803-814, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)


multi-sensor approach Arctic Sea-Ice Motion and Its Relation to Pressure Field
Yunhe Zhao and Antony K. Liu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 3), pp. 505-515, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 928 KB)

multifractal analysis Change of Multifractal Thermal Characteristics in the Western Philippine Sea Upper Layer during Internal Wave-Soliton Propagation
Peter C. Chu and Chung-Ping Hsieh
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 6), pp. 927-939, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.9 MB)

multivariate analysis Influence of Velocity and Types of Beam Trawl Towing on Deep-Sea Demersal Fish and Decapod Crustacean Samples
Hsin-Ming Yeh and Suguru Ohta
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 3), pp. 505-517, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 536 KB)

Musculista senhausia Ecosystem Shift Resulting from Loss of Eelgrass and Other Submerged Aquatic Vegetation in Two Estuarine Lagoons, Lake Nakaumi and Lake Shinji, Japan
Masumi Yamamuro, Jun-ichi Hiratsuka, Yu Ishitobi, Shinya Hosokawa and Yoshiyuki Nakamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 4), pp. 551-558, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 888 KB)

Musculista senhousia Short Contribution
Vertical Distributions of Larvae of the Clam Ruditapes philippinarum and the Striped Horse Mussel Musculista senhousia in Eastern Ariake Bay, Southern Japan
Ryo Ishii, Hideo Sekiguchi and Yasunari Jinnai
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 5), pp. 973-978, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 588 KB)

Mutsu Bay SAR-Imaged Spiral Eddies in Mutsu Bay and Their Dynamic and Kinematic Models
Satoshi Yamaguchi and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 4), pp. 525-539, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 6 MB)

myctophid fishes Genetic Diversity and Population Structure of Three Dominant Myctophid Fishes (Diaphus theta, Stenobrachius leucopsarus, and S. nannochir) in the North Pacific Ocean
Shigeaki Kojima, Masatoshi Moku and Kouichi Kawaguchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 2), pp. 187-193, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 244 KB)