W
warm core ring (warm-core ring (s))

Characteristics of the Flows in the Oyashio Area off Cape Erimo, Hokkaido, Japan
Kazuyuki Uehara, Hideo Miyake and Moriyoshi Okazaki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 2), pp. 93-103, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 624 KB)

Photosynthesis-Irradiance Relationship of Phytoplankton and Primary Production in the Vicinity of Kuroshio Warm Core Ring in Spring
Ken Furuya, Osamu Hasegawa1, Takashi Yoshikawa1 and Satoru Taguchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 5), pp. 545-552, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 364 KB)

Primary Production and Community Respiration in a Warm Streamer Associated with Kuroshio Warm Core Ring in Spring
Mitsuyasu Waku and Ken Furuya
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 5), pp. 565-572, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 228 KB)

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)

Behavior of Warm-Core Rings in a Double-Gyre Wind-Driven Ocean Circulation Model
Sachihiko Itoh and Takashige Sugimoto
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 5), pp. 651-660, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.6 MB)

Evidence for the Trapping and Amplification of Near- Inertial Motions in a Large Anticyclonic Ring in the Oyashio
Konstantin A. Rogachev and Eddy C. Carmack
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 5), pp. 673-682, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.2 MB)

Mechanism of Nutrient Supply to Warm-Core Ring off Sanriku, Japan
Katsuyuki Sasaki and Yutaka Hiroe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 5), pp. 683-690, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.1 MB)

Velocity Field of the Oyashio Region Observed with Satellite-Tracked Surface Drifters during 1999-2000
Kay I. Ohshima, Masaaki Wakatsuchi and Sei-ichi Saitoh
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 5), pp. 845-855, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 900 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)


warm current 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)

warm outbreak 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)

warm pool Short Contribution
Improved Scheme for Determining the Thermal Centroid of the Oceanic Warm Pool Using Sea Surface Temperature Data
Ge Chen and Lixin Fang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 2), pp. 295-299, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 260 KB)

warm streamer Spreading of Warm Water from the Kuroshio Extension into the Perturbed Area
Susana Sainz-Trápaga and Takashige Sugimoto
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 3), pp. 257-271, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1 MB)

Primary Production and Community Respiration in a Warm Streamer Associated with Kuroshio Warm Core Ring in Spring
Mitsuyasu Waku and Ken Furuya
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 5), pp. 565-572, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 228 KB)

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)


warm tongue 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)

warm water pool Response of Equatorial Pacific Mean Temperature Field to Intraseasonal Wind Forcing
Tatsuo Suzuki and Kensuke Takeuchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 5), pp. 485-494, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.9 MB)

warm-core eddy Wind-Driven South China Sea Deep Basin Warm-Core/Cool-Core Eddies
Peter C. Chu, Yuchun Chen and Shihua Lu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 4), pp. 347-360, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

warm-pool 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)


Warm (Weddell) Deep Water Interannual Variability of Antarctic HydrographicStructure and Frontal Zones along Meridional Sections between Syowa Station and Southern Africa
Harold Solomon, Kaoru Ushida and Takashi Suzuki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 1), pp. 1-16, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)

warming Warming of Intermediate Water in the Sea of Okhotsk since the 1950s
Motoyo Itoh
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 4), pp. 637-641, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 172 KB)

Review
Review of Recent Findings on the Water Masses and Circulation in the East Sea (Sea of Japan)
Kuh Kim, Kyung-Il Chang, Dong-Jin Kang, Young Ho Kim and Jae-Hak Lee
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 5), pp. 721-735, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.4 MB)


warming trends Trends and Interannual Variability of Surface Layer Temperature in the Indian Sector of the Southern Ocean Observed by Japanese Antarctic Research Expeditions
Shigeru Aoki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 6), pp. 623-631, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 812 KB)

water circulation Wind Fields over Funka Bay and Their Effect on Water Circulation in the Bay
Jun Inoue, Masayuki Kawashima, Kay I. Ohshima, Yasushi Fujiyoshi and Ken-ichi Maruyama
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 5), pp. 507-515, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.4 MB)

water dispersal Circulation and Brackish Water Dispersal in a Coastal Lagoon of Southwest Taiwan
Sen Jan, Shenn-Yu Chao and Jia-Jang Hung
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 6), pp. 647-661, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 5.8 MB)

water exchange Distributions of Water Masses and Currents in Tachibana Bay, West of Ari-ake Sound, Kyushu, Japan
T. Matsuno, M. Shigeoka, A. Tamaki, T. Nagata and K. Nishimura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 4), pp. 515-529, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.5 MB)

Water Mass Exchange and Diapycnal Mixing at Bussol' Strait Revealed by Water Mass Properties
Kazuya Ono, Kay I. Ohshima, Tokihiro Kono, Motoyo Itoh, Katsuro Katsumata, Yuri N. Volkov and Masaaki Wakatsuchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 2), pp. 281-291, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.7 MB)


water exchange between the East China Sea and the Japan Sea Characteristics of Water Mass under the Surface Mixed Layer in Tsushima Straits and the Southwestern Japan Sea in Autumn
Tetsutaro Takikawa, Akihiko Morimoto, Goh Onitsuka, Atsushi Watanabe and Masatoshi Moku
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 4), pp. 585-594, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.1 MB)

water exchange mechanism Circulation and Material Transport in Suo-Nada during Spring and Summer
Rolando S. Balotro, Atsuhiko Isobe, Manabu Shimizu, Atsushi Kaneda, Takatoshi Takeuchi and Hidetaka Takeoka
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 6), pp. 759-773, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.9 MB)

water intrusion 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)

water mass (es) (water-mass) 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)

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)

Sensitivity of CFCs and Anthropogenic CO2 Uptake in a North Pacific GCM to Mixing Parameterization and Surface Forcing
Akio Ishida, Kisaburo Nakata, Shigeaki Aoki, Hiroshi Kutsukake, Michio J. Kishi and Masahisa Kubota
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 4), pp. 433-450, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.9 MB)

Review
Hydrographic Structure and Variability in the Kuroshio-Oyashio Transition Area
Ichiro Yasuda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 4), pp. 389-402, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.3 MB)

Larval Fishes in Relation to Water Masses of the Central North Pacific Transitional Areas, Including the Shelf Break of West-Central Alaska
Brenda L. Norcross, Skip M. McKinnell, Michele Frandsen, David L. Musgrave and Steven R. Sweet
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 4), pp. 445-460, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.1 MB)

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)

Review
North Pacific Intermediate Water: Progress in SAGE (SubArctic Gyre Experiment) and Related Projects
Ichiro Yasuda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 2), pp. 385-395, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 903 KB)

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
Review of Recent Findings on the Water Masses and Circulation in the East Sea (Sea of Japan)
Kuh Kim, Kyung-Il Chang, Dong-Jin Kang, Young Ho Kim and Jae-Hak Lee
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 5), pp. 721-735, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.4 MB)

Integral Descriptors of the Vertical Structure of the Ocean
Francisco Machín and Josep L. Pelegrí
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 4), pp. 499-510, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2 MB)

Sources of Water in the Taiwan Strait
Sen Jan, Yu-heng Tseng and David E. Dietrich
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 2), pp. 211-221, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.1 MB)


water mass analysis Intermediate Waters in the East/Japan Sea
Young-Gyu Kim and Kuh Kim
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 2), pp. 123-132, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 828 KB)

Water Mass Exchange and Diapycnal Mixing at Bussol' Strait Revealed by Water Mass Properties
Kazuya Ono, Kay I. Ohshima, Tokihiro Kono, Motoyo Itoh, Katsuro Katsumata, Yuri N. Volkov and Masaaki Wakatsuchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 2), pp. 281-291, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.7 MB)


water mass exchange Seasonal Variations of Water Masses and Sea Level in the Southwestern Part of the Okhotsk Sea
Motoyo Itoh and Kay I. Ohshima
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 6), pp. 643-654, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 824 KB)

water mass formation The Formation and Circulation of the Intermediate Water in the Japan Sea
Jong-Hwan Yoon and Hideyuki Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 1), pp. 197-211, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 7.6 MB)

water mass modification Benthic Front and the Yamato Basin Bottom Water in the Japan Sea
Tomoharu Senjyu, Yutaka Isoda, Takafumi Aramaki, Shigeyoshi Otosaka, Shinzo Fujio, Daigo Yanagimoto, Takashi Suzuki, Kenshi Kuma and Kosuke Mori
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 6), pp. 1047-1058, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.7 MB)

water properties Characteristics of Variations of Water Properties and Density Structure around the Kuroshio in the East China Sea
Eitarou Oka and Masaki Kawabe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 6), pp. 605-617, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1 MB)

water vapor Short Contribution
Empirical Relationship between Sea Surface Temperature and Water Vapor: Improvement of the Physical Model with Remote Sensing Derived Data
Caiyun Zhang and Fang Qiu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 1), pp. 163-170, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.8 MB)

water viscosity Inter-manufacturer Difference and Temperature Dependency of the Fall-Rate of T-5 Expendable Bathythermograph
Shoichi Kizu, Shin-ichi Ito and Tomowo Watanabe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 5), pp. 905-912, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 420 KB)

water-sediment interface Dynamics of Attached Bacteria at the Water-Sediment Interface in a Mesotrophic Swampy Bog of Japan
Motoo Utsumi, Yukihiro Nojiri, Nozomi Ytow and Humitake Seki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 2), pp. 179-184, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 272 KB)

wave 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)

wave age 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)

A Spectral Approach for Determining Altimeter Wind Speed Model Functions
Dongliang Zhao and Yoshiaki Toba
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 2), pp. 235-244, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 224 KKB)

Comparison of Ocean Surface Wind Stress Computed with Different Parameterization Functions of the Drag Coefficient
Paul A. Hwang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 1), pp. 91-107, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 496 KB)

Drag Coefficient, Dynamic Roughness and Reference Wind Speed
Paul A. Hwang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 3), pp. 399-413, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 368 KB)


wave breaking Short Contribution
Gravity Torques for Surface Waves
Kern E. Kenyon
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 1), pp. 89-92, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 44 KB)

Dependence of Whitecap Coverage on Wind and Wind-Wave Properties
Dongliang Zhao and Yoshiaki Toba
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 5), pp. 603-616, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 228 KB)

Modeling of the Turbulence in the Water Column under Breaking Wind Waves
Hong Zhang and Eng-Soon Chan
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 3), pp. 331-341, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 340 KB)


wave climate Interannual Variability and Predictability of Summertime Significant Wave Heights in the Western North Pacific
Wataru Sasaki and Toshiyuki Hibiya
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 2), pp. 203-213, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 924 KB)

wave energy input Comment
A Wave Averaged Energy Equation: Comment on "Global Estimates of Wind Energy Input to Subinertial Motions in the Ekman-Stokes Layer" by Bin Liu, Kejian Wu and Changlong Guan
Jeff A. Polton
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 5), pp. 665-668, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 56 KB)

wave force Shoaling Surface Gravity Waves Cause a Force and a Torque on the Bottom
Kern E. Kenyon
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 6), pp. 1045-1052, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 126 KB)

Comment
Momentum Balance in Shoaling Gravity Waves: Comment on 'Shoaling Surface Gravity Waves Cause a Force and a Torque on the Bottom' by K. E. Kenyon
Fabrice Ardhuin
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 6), pp. 917-922, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 80 KB)


wave groups Radar Investigation of the Structure of Wind Waves
Timothy Lamont-Smith, Joern Fuchs and Marshall P. Tulin
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 1), pp. 49-63, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 876 KB)

wave impingement on island Reflection and Diffraction of Internal Solitary Waves by a Circular Island
Shenn-Yu Chao, Ping-Tung Shaw, Ming-Kuang Hsu and Ying-Jang Yang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 6), pp. 811-823, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3 MB)

wave pump Short Contribution
Upwelling by a Wave Pump
Kern E. Kenyon
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 2), pp. 327-331, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 240 KB)

wave refraction Short Contribution
Gravity Torques for Surface Waves
Kern E. Kenyon
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 1), pp. 89-92, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 44 KB)

wave scattering Comment
Momentum Balance in Shoaling Gravity Waves: Comment on 'Shoaling Surface Gravity Waves Cause a Force and a Torque on the Bottom' by K. E. Kenyon
Fabrice Ardhuin
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 6), pp. 917-922, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 80 KB)

wave torque Shoaling Surface Gravity Waves Cause a Force and a Torque on the Bottom
Kern E. Kenyon
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 6), pp. 1045-1052, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 126 KB)

wave trapped Applications of the Mild-Slope Equation to Tidal Computations in the Taiwan Strait
Ming-Chung Lin, Wen-Jye Juang and Ting-Kuei Tsay
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 6), pp. 625-642, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.7 MB)

wave-current interaction 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)

wave-dependent roughness Numerical Modeling of Wave-Enhanced Turbulence in the Oceanic Upper Layer
Le Ngoc Ly and Roland W. Garwood, Jr.
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 4), pp. 473-483, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 188 KB)

wave-enhanced layer Modeling of the Turbulence in the Water Column under Breaking Wind Waves
Hong Zhang and Eng-Soon Chan
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 3), pp. 331-341, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 340 KB)

wave-turbulence Numerical Modeling of Wave-Enhanced Turbulence in the Oceanic Upper Layer
Le Ngoc Ly and Roland W. Garwood, Jr.
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 4), pp. 473-483, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 188 KB)

wavelength Influence of Wavelength on the Parameterization of Drag Coefficient and Surface Roughness
Paul A. Hwang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 5), pp. 835-841, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 194 KB)

Comparison of Ocean Surface Wind Stress Computed with Different Parameterization Functions of the Drag Coefficient
Paul A. Hwang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 1), pp. 91-107, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 496 KB)

Drag Coefficient, Dynamic Roughness and Reference Wind Speed
Paul A. Hwang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 3), pp. 399-413, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 368 KB)


wavelet (s) Optimal Basis from Empirical Orthogonal Functions and Wavelet Analysis for Data Assimilation: Optimal Basis WADAi
Takuji Waseda, Leland Jameson, Humio Mitsudera and Max Yaremchuk
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 2), pp. 187-200, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 984 KKB)

wavelet analysis Interdecadal Variations of ENSO Signals and Annual Cycles Revealed by Wavelet Analysis
Takashi Setoh, Shiro Imawaki, Alexander Ostrovskii and Shin-ichiro Umatani
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 3), pp. 385-394, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 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)

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)

Atmospheric Correction Scheme for GLI with Absorptive Aerosol Correction
Mitsuhiro Toratani, Hajime Fukushima, Hiroshi Murakami and Akihiko Tanaka
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 3), pp. 525-532, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 596 KB)

Evaluation of ADEOS-II GLI Ocean Color Atmospheric Correction Using SIMBADA Handheld Radiometer Data
Hajime Fukushima, Mitsuhiro Toratani, Hiroshi Murakami, Pierre-Yves Deschamps, Robert Frouin and Akihiko Tanaka
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 3), pp. 533-543, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.4 MB)


wavelet transform Relations between Sea Surface Temperature and Air-Sea Heat Flux at Periods from 1 Day to 1 Year Observed at Ocean Buoy Stations around Japan
Hiroshi Murakami and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 5), pp. 565-580, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 5.4 MB)

Wavewatch-III 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)

weather wind Review
Progress in Scatterometer Application
W. Timothy Liu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 1), pp. 121-136, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 916 KB)

Webb correction Air-Sea CO2 Flux by Eddy Covariance Technique in the Equatorial Indian Ocean
Fumiyoshi Kondo and Osamu Tsukamoto
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 3), pp. 449-456, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 712 KB)

West Pacific teleconnection pattern Temporal Variations of the Net Kuroshio Transport and Its Relation to Atmospheric Variations
Shusaku Sugimoto, Kimio Hanawa, Kumiko Narikiyo, Megumi Fujimori and Toshio Suga
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 5), pp. 611-619, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 448 KB)

Western Arctic 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
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.6 MB)

Western blotting Detection of Vibrio (Listonella) anguillarum Porin Homologue Proteins and Their Source Bacteria from Coastal Seawater
Namiha Yamada, Satoru Suzuki and Eiichiro Tanoue
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 5), pp. 583-590, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.9 MB)

western boundary current (s) Global Surface Circulation and Its Kinetic Energy Distribution Derived from Drifting Buoys
Yoichi Ishikawa, Toshiyuki Awaji and Kazunori Akitomo
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 5), pp. 489-516, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.1 MB)

Variability of Northeastward Current Southeast of Northern Ryukyu Islands
Hiroshi Ichikawa, Hirohiko Nakamura, Ayako Nishina and Masataka Higashi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 2), pp. 351-363, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.3 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)

Structure and Transport of the Agulhas Current and Its Temporal Variability
Harry L. Bryden, Lisa M. Beal and Louise M. Duncan
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 3), pp. 479-492, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 901 KB)

Influence of Current Width Variation on the Annual Mean Transport of the East Sakhalin Current: A Simple Model
Yoichi Shimada, Atsushi Kubokawa and Kay I. Ohshima
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 5), pp. 913-920, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 512 KB)

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)


western intensification 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)

western equatorial Pacific Seasonal Variations of the Ocean Surface Circulation in the Vicinity of Palau
Scott F. Heron, E. Joseph Metzger and William J. Skirving
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 4), pp. 413-426, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.2 MB)

N2 Fixation Variability in the Oligotrophic Sulu Sea, Western Equatorial Pacific Region over the Past 83 kyr
Keiji Horikawa, Masao Minagawa, Yoshihisa Kato, Masafumi Murayama and Seiya Nagao
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 4), pp. 427-439, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 648 KB)

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
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF KB)


western North Pacific Temporal Variations of Surface Oceanic and Atmospheric CO2 Fugacity and Total Dissolved Inorganic Carbon in the Northwestern North Pacific
Tomonori Watai, Masaaki Kikuchi and Takakiyo Nakazawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 4), pp. 323-336, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 364 KB)

Short Contribution
Vertical Distributions of Phyllosoma Larvae of Palinurid and Scyllarid Lobsters in the Western North Pacific
Hideki Minami, Nariaki Inoue and Hideo Sekiguchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 6), pp. 743-748, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 220 KB)

Review
The Western North Pacific Playing a Key Role in Global Biogeochemical Fluxes
Shizuo Tsunogai
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 2), pp. 245-257, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 332 KB)

One Dimensional Ecosystem Model Simulation of the Effects of Vertical Dilution by the Winter Mixing on the Spring Diatom Bloom
Naoki Yoshie, Yasuhiro Yamanaka, Michio J. Kishi and Hiroaki Saito
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 5), pp. 563-571, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3 MB)

Air-Sea Gas Transfer Velocity in Stormy Winter Estimated from Radon Deficiency
Hitoshi Kawabata, Hisashi Narita, Koh Harada, Shizuo Tsunogai and Masashi Kusakabe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 5), pp. 651-661, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

Comparison of Time-Dependent Tracer Ages in the Western North Pacific: Oceanic Background Levels of SF6, CFC-11, CFC-12 and CFC-113
Yutaka W. Watanabe, Akifumi Shimamoto and Tsuneo Ono
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 5), pp. 719-729, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 732 KB)

Relationship between Composition of Settling Particles and Organic Carbon Flux in the Western North Pacific and the Japan Sea
Shigeyoshi Otosaka and Shinichiro Noriki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 1), pp. 25-40, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 504 KB)

Spatiotemporal Decreases of Nutrients and Chlorophyll-a in the Surface Mixed Layer of the Western North Pacific from 1971 to 2000
Yutaka W. Watanabe, Hiroshi Ishida, Toshiya Nakano and Naoki Nagai
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 6), pp. 1011-1016, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 180 KB)

Processes Causing the Temporal Changes in Si/N Ratios of Nutrient Consumptions and Export Flux during the Spring Diatom Bloom
Naoki Yoshie and Yasuhiro Yamanaka
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 6), pp. 1059-1073, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.2 MB)

Interannual Variability and Predictability of Summertime Significant Wave Heights in the Western North Pacific
Wataru Sasaki and Toshiyuki Hibiya
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 2), pp. 203-213, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 924 KB)

Grain Size, La/Yb and Th/Sc of Settling Particles in the Western North Pacific: Evidence for Lateral Transport of Small Asian Loess
Nobuhiro Maeda, Shinichiro Noriki and Hisashi Narita
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 5), pp. 803-812, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 208 KB)

Isotopic Tracers for Water Masses in the Coastal Region of Eastern Hokkaido
Sachiko Oguma, Tsuneo Ono, Akira Kusaka, Hiromi Kasai, Yasuhiro Kawasaki and Tomonori Azumaya
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 4), pp. 525-539, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 508 KB)

Possibility of Recent Changes in Vertical Distribution and Size Composition of Chlorophyll-a in the Western North Pacific Region
Hiroshi Ishida, Yutaka W. Watanabe, Joji Ishizaka, Toshiya Nakano, Naoki Nagai, Yuji Watanabe, Akifumi Shimamoto, Nobuhiro Maeda and Michimasa Magi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 2), pp. 179-186, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 232 KB)

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)


western North Pacific subpolar region Temporal Change of Dissolved Inorganic Carbon in the Subsurface Water at Station KNOT (44°N, 155°E) in the Western North Pacific Subpolar Region
Masahide Wakita, Shuichi Watanabe, Yutaka W. Watanabe, Tsuneo Ono, Nobuo Tsurushima and Shizuo Tsunogai
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 1), pp. 129-139, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 512 KB)

Western Pacific Observational Study on the Downward Solar Radiation at the Sea Surface in the Western Pacific
Naoto Iwasaka, Yuichi Isozaki, Susumu Kuwashima, Hirotaka Otobe and Kimio Hanawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 6), pp. 717-726, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 676 KB)

Variability of the Sea Surface Salinity (SSS) in the Western Tropical Pacific: On the Ability of an OGCM to Simulate the SSS, and on the Sampling of an Operating Merchant Ship SSS Network
Mansour Ioualalen, Yoshinobu Wakata, Yoshikazu Kawahara, Yves Gouriou and David Varillon
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 1), pp. 105-111, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.8 MB)


Western Pacific Warm Pool 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)

western South Pacific 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)

western subarctic gyre Bio-optical Properties of Seawater in the Western Subarctic Gyre and Alaskan Gyre in the Subarctic North Pacific and the Southern Bering Sea during the Summer of 1997
Hiroaki Sasaki, Sei-ichi Saitoh and Motoaki Kishino
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 3), pp. 275-284, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 392 KB)

Subsurface Water Masses in the Central North Pacific Transition Region: The Repeat Section along the 180° Meridian
Toshio Suga, Kazunori Motoki and Kimio Hanawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 4), pp. 435-444, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.8 MB)

Biological Pump in Northwestern North Pacific
Makio C. Honda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 5), pp. 671-684, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)


western subarctic North Pacific 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)

western subarctic Pacific 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)

Community Structure and Dynamics of Phytoplankton in the Western Subarctic Pacific Ocean: A Synthesis
Hongbin Liu, Koji Suzuki and Hiroaki Saito
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 1), pp. 119-137, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 645 KB)

Spatial Variability of Living Coccolithophore Distribution in the Western Subarctic Pacific and Western Bering Sea
Hiroshi Hattori, Makoto Koike, Kenichi Tachikawa, Hiroaki Saito and Kazuya Nagasawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 2), pp. 505-515, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1 MB)

Evidence for the Grazing Hypothesis: Grazing Reduces Phytoplankton Responses of the HNLC Ecosystem to Iron Enrichment in the Western Subarctic Pacific (SEEDS II)
Atsushi Tsuda, Shigenobu Takeda, Hiroaki Saito, Jun Nishioka, Isao Kudo, Yukihiro Nojiri, Koji Suzuki, Mitsuo Uematsu, Mark L. Wells, Daisuke Tsumune, Takeshi Yoshimura, Tatsuo Aono, Takafumi Aramaki, William P. Cochlan, Maki Hayakawa, Keiri Imai, Tomoshi Isada, Yoko Iwamoto, William K. Johnson, Sohiko Kameyama, Shungo Kato, Hiroshi Kiyosawa, Yoshiko Kondo, Maurice Levasseur, Ryuji J. Machida, Ippei Nagao, Fumiko Nakagawa, Takahiro Nakanishi, Seiji Nakatsuka, Akira Narita, Yoshifumi Noiri, Hajime Obata, Hiroshi Ogawa, Kenji Oguma, Tsuneo Ono, Tomofumi Sakuragi, Motoki Sasakawa, Mitsuhide Sato, Akifumi Shimamoto, Hyoe Takata, Charles G. Trick, Yutaka W. Watanabe, Chi Shing Wong and Naoki Yoshie
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 6), pp. 983-994, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 400 KB)

Sedimentary Inorganic Nitrogen and Its Isotope Ratio in the Western Subarctic Pacific over the Last 145 kyr
Masahito Shigemitsu, Yutaka W. Watanabe and Hisashi Narita
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 4), pp. 541-548, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 940 KB)


western subarctic Pacific Ocean Relationship between Sinking Organic Matter and Minerals in the Shallow Zone of the Western Subarctic Pacific
Masahito Shigemitsu, Yutaka W. Watanabe, Yasuhiro Yamanaka, Hajime Kawakami and Makio C. Honda
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 5), pp. 697-708, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1 MB)

western tropical Pacific Validity of Sea Surface Temperature Observed with the TRITON Buoy under Diurnal Heating Conditions
Yoshimi Kawai, Hiroshi Kawamura, Sumio Tanba, Kentaro Ando, Kunio Yoneyama and Norio Nagahama
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 6), pp. 825-838, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.6 MB)

Upper Ocean Heat Content and Atmospheric Anomaly Fields in the Off-Equatorial North Pacific Related to ENSO
Takuya Hasegawa and Kimio Hanawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 4), pp. 561-572, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 676 KB)


westward propagation Kyucho in Sagami Bay Induced by Typhoon 8818
Masaji Matsuyama, Shizuo Iwata and Hiroshi Nagamatsu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 2), pp. 199-205, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 768 KB)

whitecap coverage Dependence of Whitecap Coverage on Wind and Wind-Wave Properties
Dongliang Zhao and Yoshiaki Toba
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 5), pp. 603-616, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 228 KB)

whole-cell immunolocalization Intercellular Localization of Nitrogenase in a Non-heterocystous Cyanobacterium (Cyanophyte), Trichodesmium sp. NIBB1067
Kaori Ohki
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 2), pp. 211-216, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 436 KB)

Detection of Nitrogenase in Individual Cells of a Natural Population of Trichodesmium Using Immunocytochemical Methods for Fluorescent Cells
Kaori Ohki and Yukiko Taniuchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 3), pp. 427-432, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.9 MB)


WHP repeat section Hydrographic Features off the Southeast Coast of Kyushu during the Kuroshio Small Meanders: A Case Study for Small Meanders that Occurred in 1994 and 1995 Spring
Fumiaki Kobashi and Kimio Hanawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 4), pp. 645-661, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 14.8 MB)

wind (s) 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)

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)

A Comparison of the Seasonality and Interannual Variability of Phytoplankton Biomass and Production in the Western and Eastern Gyres of the Subarctic Pacific Using Multi-Sensor Satellite Data
Joaquim I. Goes, Kosei Sasaoka, Helga do R. Gomes, Sei-ichi Saitoh and Toshiro Saino
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 1), pp. 75-91, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.5 MB)

Upwelling of Oxygen-Depleted Water (Sumishio) in Omura Bay, Japan
Tetsuya Takahashi, Hideaki Nakata, Keiji Hirano, Kazumi Matsuoka, Mitsunori Iwataki, Hitoshi Yamaguchi and Tomoyuki Kasuya
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 1), pp. 113-120, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.7 MB)

Typhoon-Induced Strong Surface Flows in the Taiwan Strait and Pacific
Yu-Chia Chang, Ruo-Shan Tseng and Luca R. Centurioni
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 2), pp. 175-182, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 488 KB)


wind condition Occurrence and Distribution of the Eggs and Larvae of Anchovy, Engraulis japonicus, in Jeju Strait, Korea, with Descriptions of Environmental Characteristics
Seung-Jong Lee and You-Bong Go
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 3), pp. 603-611, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 922 KB)

wind effect Wind Effects on Sub-Tidal Currents in Puget Sound
Hiroshi Matsuura and Glenn A. Cannon
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 1), pp. 53-66, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 588 KB)

Wind-Driven South China Sea Deep Basin Warm-Core/Cool-Core Eddies
Peter C. Chu, Yuchun Chen and Shihua Lu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 4), pp. 347-360, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)


wind energy input Global Estimates of Wind Energy Input to Subinertial Motions in the Ekman-Stokes Layer
Bin Liu, Kejian Wu and Changlong Guan
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 3), pp. 457-466, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 548 KB)

Reply
Wind Energy Input to the Ekman-Stokes Layer: Reply to Comment by Jeff A. Polton
Bin Liu, Kejian Wu and Changlong Guan
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 5), pp. 669-673, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 924 KB)


wind forcing Calculation of Interannual Variations of Sea Level in the Subtropical North Pacific
Masaki Kawabe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 6), pp. 691-706, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.7 MB)

Interannual Variations of Sea Level at the Nansei Islands and Volume Transport of the Kuroshio Due to Wind Changes
Masaki Kawabe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 2), pp. 189-205, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)

Interannual Variation of Freshwater in the Yellow and East China Seas: Roles of the Changjiang Discharge and Wind Forcing
Pil-Hun Chang and Atsuhiko Isobe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 5), pp. 817-834, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 8.2 MB)

Features of Coastal Upwelling Regions that Determine Net Air-Sea CO2 Flux
Debby Ianson, Richard A. Feely, Christopher L. Sabine and Lauren W. Juranek
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 5), pp. 677-687, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 268 KB)


wind gust Adjustment of Wind Waves to Sudden Changes of Wind Speed
Takuji Waseda, Yoshiaki Toba and Marshall P. Tulin
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 5), pp. 519-533, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 288 KB)

wind induced current Barotropic Response of the Sea of Okhotsk to Wind Forcing
Daisuke Simizu and Kay I. Ohshima
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 6), pp. 851-860, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 268 KB)

wind jet Case Study of Wind Jet Transition and Localized Responses of Wind Wave along the Pacific Coast of Northern Japan by Synergetic Use of Satellite and In Situ Observations
Teruhisa Shimada and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 6), pp. 953-966, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 10.8 MB)

windsea Reynolds number Short Contribution
Examination of Drag Coefficient with Special Reference to the Windsea Reynolds Number: Conditions with Counter and Mixed Swell
Naoya Suzuki, Yoshiaki Toba and Satoru Komori
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 5), pp. 731-739, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 636 KB)

wind speed Evaluation of the Diurnal Warming of Sea Surface Temperature Using Satellite-Derived Marine Meteorological Data
Yoshimi Kawai and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 6), pp. 805-814, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

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)

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)

Correction of the Effect of Relative Wind Direction on Wind Speed Derived by Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer
Masanori Konda, Akira Shibata, Naoto Ebuchi and Kohei Arai
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 3), pp. 395-404, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 432 KB)

A Practical Bi-parameter Formula of Gas Transfer Velocity Depending on Wave States
Dongliang Zhao and Lian Xie
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 5), pp. 663-671, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 328 KB)


wind speed model function A Spectral Approach for Determining Altimeter Wind Speed Model Functions
Dongliang Zhao and Yoshiaki Toba
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 2), pp. 235-244, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 224 KKB)

wind stress (wind-stress)

Impact of Wind/Wind-Stress Field in the North Pacific Constructed by ADEOS/NSCAT Data
Kunio Kutsuwada
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 5), pp. 443-456, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

Coastal Upwelling Activity on the Pacific Shelf of the Baja California Peninsula
Oleg Zaytsev, Rafael Cervantes-Duarte, Orzo Montante and Artemio Gallegos-Garcia
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 4), pp. 489-502, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 7.3 MB)

Influence of Wavelength on the Parameterization of Drag Coefficient and Surface Roughness
Paul A. Hwang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 5), pp. 835-841, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 194 KB)

Comparison of Ocean Surface Wind Stress Computed with Different Parameterization Functions of the Drag Coefficient
Paul A. Hwang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 1), pp. 91-107, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 496 KB)

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
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 904 KB)

Ocean-Atmosphere Momentum Coupling in the Kuroshio Extension Observed from Space
W. Timothy Liu and Xiaosu Xie
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 4), pp. 631-637, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.7 MB)


wind stress curl Temporal and Spatial Variabilities of Japan Sea Surface Temperature and Atmospheric Forcings
Peter C. Chu, Yuchun Chen and Shihua Lu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 3), pp. 273-284, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 820 KB)

Wind Fields over Funka Bay and Their Effect on Water Circulation in the Bay
Jun Inoue, Masayuki Kawashima, Kay I. Ohshima, Yasushi Fujiyoshi and Ken-ichi Maruyama
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 56 (No. 5), pp. 507-515, 2000
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.4 MB)

Short Contribution
Decadal Variability of Subsurface Temperature in the Central North Pacific
Satoshi Sugimoto, Takashi Yoshida and Tadashi Ando
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 6), pp. 945-955, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)


wind stress data Predictability of Interannual Variability in the Kuroshio Transport South of Japan Based on Wind Stress Data over the North Pacific
Kiyoshi Tanaka, Motoyoshi Ikeda and Yukio Masumoto
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 2), pp. 283-291, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 968 KB)

wind wave (s) (wind-wave (s)) A Derivation of the Scaling Law, the Power Law and the Scaling Relation for Fetch-Limited Wind Waves Using the Renormalization Group Theory
Koji Ueno
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 54 (No. 6), pp. 641-649, 1998
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 64 KB)

Growth of Wind Waves with Fetch in the Sea of Japan under Winter Monsoon Investigated Using Data from Satellite Altimeters and Scatterometer
Naoto Ebuchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 5), pp. 575-584, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 552 KB)

Adjustment of Wind Waves to Sudden Changes of Wind Speed
Takuji Waseda, Yoshiaki Toba and Marshall P. Tulin
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 5), pp. 519-533, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 288 KB)

Dependence of Whitecap Coverage on Wind and Wind-Wave Properties
Dongliang Zhao and Yoshiaki Toba
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 5), pp. 603-616, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 228 KB)

Probability Distribution of Surface Wave Slope Derived Using Sun Glitter Images from Geostationary Meteorological Satellite and Surface Vector Winds from Scatterometers
Naoto Ebuchi and Shoichi Kizu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 3), pp. 477-486, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

Radar Investigation of the Structure of Wind Waves
Timothy Lamont-Smith, Joern Fuchs and Marshall P. Tulin
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 1), pp. 49-63, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 876 KB)

A Spectral Approach for Determining Altimeter Wind Speed Model Functions
Dongliang Zhao and Yoshiaki Toba
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 2), pp. 235-244, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 224 KKB)

A New Empirical Formula for the Aerodynamic Roughness of Water Surface Waves
Koji Ueno and Makoto Deushi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 6), pp. 819-831, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 136 KB)

Air-Sea Interactions under the Existence of Opposing Swell
Hisashi Mitsuyasu and Yoshikazu Yoshida
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 1), pp. 141-154, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1 MB)

Case Study of Wind Jet Transition and Localized Responses of Wind Wave along the Pacific Coast of Northern Japan by Synergetic Use of Satellite and In Situ Observations
Teruhisa Shimada and Hiroshi Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 6), pp. 953-966, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 10.8 MB)

A Practical Bi-parameter Formula of Gas Transfer Velocity Depending on Wave States
Dongliang Zhao and Lian Xie
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 5), pp. 663-671, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 328 KB)

Short Contribution
Examination of Drag Coefficient with Special Reference to the Windsea Reynolds Number: Conditions with Counter and Mixed Swell
Naoya Suzuki, Yoshiaki Toba and Satoru Komori
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 5), pp. 731-739, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 636 KB)


wind-driven circulation 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)

Numerical Experiments on Wind-Driven Circulations and Associated Transport Processes in Suruga Bay
Kiyoshi Tanaka, Yutaka Michida and Teruhisa Komatsu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 1), pp. 93-102, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.8 MB)

Alternating Zonal Flows in a Two-Layer Wind-Driven Ocean
Yuusuke Tanaka and Kazunori Akitomo
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 4), pp. 475-487, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 5.7 MB)


wind-driven current Seasonal Variations of Shelf Circulation in Hidaka Bay, Hokkaido, Japan, with an Interpretation of the Migration Route of Juvenile Walleye Pollock
Ana Luisa Rosa, Yutaka Isoda and Naoto Kobayashi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 5), pp. 615-626, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.8 MB)

wind-driven ocean circulation A Two-Level Model of Subtropical Gyre and Subtropical Countercurrent
Atsushi Kubokawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 53 (No. 3), pp. 231-244, 1997
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 712 KB)

Influence of Current Width Variation on the Annual Mean Transport of the East Sakhalin Current: A Simple Model
Yoichi Shimada, Atsushi Kubokawa and Kay I. Ohshima
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 61 (No. 5), pp. 913-920, 2005
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 512 KB)


wind-induced circulation A Numerical Study of the Seasonal Circulation in the Seto Inland Sea, Japan
Pil-Hun Chang, Xinyu Guo and Hidetaka Takeoka
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 6), pp. 721-736, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.9 MB)

wind-waves and turbulence 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)

wind-wave-surge interaction Storm Surge Simulation Using Wind-Wave-Surge Coupling Model
Kyeong Ok Kim and Takao Yamashita
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 64 (No. 4), pp. 621-630, 2008
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

winkler titration method Use of an Optical Oxygen Sensor to Measure Dissolved Oxygen in Seawater
Hiroshi Hasumoto, Tsuneo Imazu, Toshiaki Miura and Kazuhiro Kogure
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 1), pp. 99-103, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 464 KB)

winter Larval Fishes in Relation to Water Masses of the Central North Pacific Transitional Areas, Including the Shelf Break of West-Central Alaska
Brenda L. Norcross, Skip M. McKinnell, Michele Frandsen, David L. Musgrave and Steven R. Sweet
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 4), pp. 445-460, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 4.1 MB)

Air-Sea Gas Transfer Velocity in Stormy Winter Estimated from Radon Deficiency
Hitoshi Kawabata, Hisashi Narita, Koh Harada, Shizuo Tsunogai and Masashi Kusakabe
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 5), pp. 651-661, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 MB)

Winter Distribution of Diatom Assemblages in the East China Sea
Kuo-Ping Chiang, Yu-Hsuan Chou, Jeng Chang and Gwo-Ching Gong
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 6), pp. 1053-1062, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)

Review
Review on Current and Seawater Volume Transport through the Taiwan Strait
Jianyu Hu, Hiroshi Kawamura, Chunyan Li, Huasheng Hong and Yuwu Jiang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 5), pp. 591-610, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 7.8 MB)


winter convection Winter Oceanographic Conditions in the Southwestern Part of the Okhotsk Sea and Their Relation to Sea Ice
Kay I. Ohshima, Genta Mizuta, Motoyo Itoh, Yasushi Fukamachi, Tatsuro Watanabe, Yasushi Nabae, Koukichi Suehiro and Masaaki Wakatsuchi
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 4), pp. 451-460, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.6 MB)

The Formation and Circulation of the Intermediate Water in the Japan Sea
Jong-Hwan Yoon and Hideyuki Kawamura
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 58 (No. 1), pp. 197-211, 2002
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 7.6 MB)


winter Counter-wind Currents Review
Winter Counter-wind Currents off the Southeastern China Coast: A Review
Bingxian Guan and Guohong Fang
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 1), pp. 1-24, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.4 MB)

winter mixed layer Temporal Variability of Winter Mixed Layer in the Mid- to High-Latitude North Pacific
Eitarou Oka, Lynne D. Talley and Toshio Suga
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 63 (No. 2), pp. 293-307, 2007
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.2 MB)

Short Contribution
Temporal Variations of the Winter Mixed Layer South of the Kuroshio Extension
Hikaru Iwamaru, Fumiaki Kobashi and Naoto Iwasaka
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 66 (No. 1), pp. 147-153, 2010
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 644 KB)


winter mixing Temporal Variations in the Dissolved Nutrient Stocks in the Surface Water of the Western North Atlantic Ocean
Insaf S. Babiker, Mohamed A. A. Mohamed, Kaori Komaki, Keiichi Ohta and Kikuo Kato
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 60 (No. 3), pp. 553-562, 2004
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 323 KB)

winter monsoon Interannual and Decadal Sea-Level Variations along the Japanese Coast
Tomoharu Senjyu, Masaji Matsuyama and Naho Matsubara
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 5), pp. 619-633, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.3 MB)

Late Quaternary Seasonal Sea-Ice History of the Northeastern Japan Sea
Ken Ikehara
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 5), pp. 585-593, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2.4 MB)


winter of 1998 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)

wintertime East Asian monsoon Composite Analysis of North Pacific Subtropical Mode Water Properties with Respect to the Strength of the Wintertime East Asian Monsoon
Tamaki Yasuda and Kimio Hanawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 55 (No. 4), pp. 531-541, 1999
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 872 KB)

North Pacific Subtropical Mode Waters Observed in Long XBT Cross Sections along 32.5°N Line
Kimio Hanawa and Hiroyuki Yoritaka
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 6), pp. 679-692, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 3.5 MB)


winter-to-winter variability 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)

WOCE Circulation of Intermediate and Deep Waters in the Philippine Sea
Ikuo Kaneko, Yasushi Takatsuki and Hitomi Kamiya
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 57 (No. 4), pp. 397-420, 2001
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 23.6 MB)

The Latest Batch-to-batch Difference Table of Standard Seawater and Its Application to the WOCE Onetime Sections
Takeshi Kawano, Michio Aoyama, Terry Joyce, Hiroshi Uchida, Yasushi Takatsuki and Masao Fukasawa
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 62 (No. 6), pp. 777-792, 2006
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 1.1 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)


WOCE A16N section Integral Descriptors of the Vertical Structure of the Ocean
Francisco Machín and Josep L. Pelegrí
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 65 (No. 4), pp. 499-510, 2009
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 2 MB)

WOCE drifters 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)

WOCE P9 Vertical Nutrient Distributions in the Western North Pacific Ocean: Simple Model for Estimating Nutrient Upwelling, Export Flux and Consumption Rates
Katsumi Hirose and Hitomi Kamiya
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 2), pp. 149-161, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 412 KKB)

WOCE PR20 Short Contribution
Uncertainty Reduction of Estimated Geostrophic Volume Transports with Altimeter Observations East of Taiwan
Yih Yang and Cho-Teng Liu
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 2), pp. 251-257, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 7.2 MKB)

world ocean 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)

World Ocean Circulation Experiment 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)

WPWP El Niño/Southern Oscillation (ENSO) Related Variations in Particulate Export Fluxes in the Western and Central Equatorial Pacific
Hodaka Kawahata and Lallan Prasad Gupta
Journal of Oceanography, Vol. 59 (No. 5), pp. 663-670, 2003
[Abstract] | [Full text] (PDF 5 MB)