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Masanori Saito

PhD student (D3)

Geophysics Dept., Graduate School of Science,

Tohoku University, JAPAN

Phone: +81-22-795-6743

Email: masanori.saito.p4 [at] dc.tohoku.ac.jp

My name is Masanori Saito. I am a Ph.D. student in Tohoku University and also a research fellow in Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS). My research interests are variation of cloud and aerosol optical/microphysical properties and development of remote sensing techniques to infered those properties from satellite-based measurement or ground-based passive imager, and simulation of sky color and optical phenomena in nature. Currently, I am staying Texas A&M University as a visiting student.

News & Plans

Dec 12, 2016

We are going to give a presentation entitled "Microphysical properties and ice particle morphology of cirrus clouds inferred from combined CALIOP-IIR measurements" in AGU Fall Meeting 2016 at San Francisco, USA.

July 26, 2016

We have published a paper entitled "Cloud discrimination from sky images using a clear sky index" to Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology (JTECH). [URL]

Last update: Aug 14, 2016

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