JMSJ Awards

The JMSJ Editorial Committee presents the JMSJ Award to outstanding papers published each year.

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JMSJ Awards in 2018

In 2018, the following paper was awarded.  JMSJ Award 2018


Xu and Wang (2018)

Xu, J., and Y. Wang, 2018: Effect of the initial vortex structure on intensification of a numerically simulated tropical cyclone. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 96, 111-126. Abstract


Tochimoto and Niino (2018)

Tochimoto, E., and H. Niino, 2018: Structure and environment of tornado-spawning extratropical cyclones around Japan. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 96, 355-380. Abstract


Iwai et al. (2018)

Iwai, H., S. Ishii, S. Kawamura, E. Sato, and K. Kusunoki, 2018: Case study on convection initiation associated with an isolated convective storm developed over flat terrain during TOMACS. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 96A, 3-23. Abstract