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quadrupole mass spectrometer Measurement of Noble Gas Solubility in Seawater Using a Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer
Yuji Sano and Naoto Takahata
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 3), pp. 465-473, 2005
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quality control Skewed Water Temperature Occurrence Frequency in the Sea off Sanriku, Japan, and Intrusion of the Pure Kuroshio Water
Sachiko Oguma and Yutaka Nagata
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 6), pp. 787-796, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 708 KB)

Skewed Occurrence Frequency of Water Temperature and Salinity in the Subarctic Regions
Sachiko Oguma, Toru Suzuki, Sydney Levitus and Yutaka Nagata
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 6), pp. 921-929, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.7 MB)

Importance of Reference Dataset Improvements for Argo Delayed-Mode Quality Control
Taiyo Kobayashi and Shinya Minato
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 6), pp. 995-1009, 2005
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quantum yield of photosynthesis Influence of Non-Photosynthetic Pigments on Light Absorption and Quantum Yield of Photosynthesis in the Western Equatorial Pacific and the Subarctic North Pacific
Anil Kumar Vijayan, Takashi Yoshikawa, Shigeki Watanabe, Hiroaki Sasaki, Kazuhiko Matsumoto, Sei-ichi Saito, Shigenobu Takeda and Ken Furuya
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 2), pp. 245-258, 2009
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quarter-diurnal variation 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)

quasi-2-day signal Short-Term Variabilities of Upper Ocean Current in the Warm Pool Region during TOGA/COARE IOP
Iwao Ueki, Kunio Kutsuwada, Hideo Inaba and Arata Kaneko
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 3), pp. 227-240, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)

Quasi-2-Day Signals Observed in the Warm Pool Region during TOGA/COARE IOP
Iwao Ueki, Kunio Kutsuwada, Hideo Inaba and Arata Kaneko
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 5), pp. 539-552, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)


Quasi-biennial Oscillation Principal Modes and Related Frequencies of Sea Surface Temperature Variability in the Pacific Coast of North America
Daniel B. Lluch-Cota, Warren S. Wooster, Steven R. Hare, Daniel Lluch-Belda and Alejandro Parés-Sierra
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 4), pp. 477-488, 2003
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quasi-decadal variation Short Contribution
Impact of Quasi-decadal Variability in the Tropical Pacific on ENSO Modulations
Takuya Hasegawa and Kimio Hanawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 2), pp. 227-234, 2006
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quasi-geostrophic model Northward Transport of Pacific Summer Water along the Northwind Ridge in the Western Arctic Ocean
Hiroshi Sumata and Koji Shimada
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 3), pp. 363-378, 2007
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Kuroshio Extension Variability Explored through Assimilation of TOPEX/POSEIDON Altimeter Data into a Quasi-Geostrophic Model
Yousuke Nishihama and Motoyoshi Ikeda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 6), pp. 879-895, 2007
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quasi-geostrophic vorticity equation Interannual Variability of the Kuroshio Transport Passing through the 137°E Meridian in an OGCM Related to the North Pacific Windstress
Yoshinobu Wakata, Takashi Setou, Ikuo Kaneko, Hiroshi Uchida and Shiro Imawaki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 1), pp. 25-35, 2006
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quasi-Newton method Preconditioned Optimizing Utility for Large-dimensional analyses (POpULar)
Yosuke Fujii
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 1), pp. 167-181, 2005
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Quaternary Diatom Assemblage and Productivity Changes during the Last 340,000 Years in the Subarctic Pacific
Kota Katsuki, Kozo Takahashi and Makoto Okada
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 5), pp. 695-707, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.9 MB)

QuikSCAT Significance of High-Frequency Wind Forcing in Modelling the Kuroshio
Takuji Waseda, Humio Mitsudera, Bunmei Taguchi and Kunio Kutsuwada
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 3), pp. 539-548, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 8.6 MB)

Short Contribution
Application of Finite Volume Coastal Ocean Model to Hindcasting the Wind-Induced Sea-Level Variation in Fukuoka Bay
Kazuhiro Aoki and Atsuhiko Isobe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 2), pp. 333-339, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 528 KB)


QuikSCAT dataset Short Contribution
Comparison of Surface Wind Stress Characteristics over the Tropical Atlantic (10°N-40°S) in Fields Derived from the UWM/COADS, NCEP/NCAR and QuikSCAT Datasets
Vadlamudi Brahmananda Rao, Emanuel Giarolla, Clóvis Monteiro do Espírito Santo and Sergio Henrique Franchito
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 4), pp. 551-560, 2008
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QuikSCAT winds South China Sea Wave Characteristics during Typhoon Muifa Passage in Winter 2004
Peter C. Chu and Kuo-Feng Cheng
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 1), pp. 1-21, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 7.8 MB)