Projects

Collaborative Research Contract (共同研究契約)

2023年06月-2025年3月: 鉄道総合技術研究所
地上気象観測機器の空間代表性の評価手法の開発

2022年04月-2025年3月: 宇宙航空研究開発機構 (JAXA)
陸面データ同化とデータサイエンスによる全球衛星降水マップGSMaPの高度化

2021年04月-2024年3月: 気象庁・気象研究所・気象観測研究部(岡本幸三・石田春磨)
深層学習技術等を用いた衛星データ同化の高度化に関する研究

2019年11月-2025年3月: 理化学研究所・計算科学研究センター・データ同化研究チーム(PI: 三好建正)
全球大気モデル用いたデータ同化アルゴリズムと衛星観測データ同化手法の高度化

Ongoing Projects (as Lead PI)

PeriodPITypes of ProgramsTitleProject Number
/Grant Number
2023/12–2027/03Shunji Kotsuki

JST
MOONSHOT Research & Development Program (Core)

Artificial generation of upstream maritime heavy rains to govern intense-rain-induced disasters over landPM-Kotsuki:
JPMJMS2389
PI-Okazaki:
JPMJMS2389-4-1
PI-Kotsuki:
JPMJMS2389-4-2
2023/06–2025/03Shunji KotsukiRTRI
Collaborative Research
Development of Evaluation Methods for the Spatial Representativeness of Ground Weather Observations-
2023/04–2026/03Ryo KanakoJSPS
Grant-in-Aid for Early-Career Scientists
Development of a Smartphone Rain Gauge - for Future Global Precipitation Observation Network -23K13407
2023/03–2024/03Ryo KanakoJSPS
Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows Foundation
Development of a new precipitation forecasting model using a large-scale dataset22KJ0533
2022/06–2025/03Shunji KotsukiJSPS
Grants-in-Aid for Challenging Research (Exploratory)
Exploring Cost-effective Observation Placements Using The Data-driven Sparse Sensor Placement22K18821
2022/06–2024/03Shunji KotsukiJSPS
Grants-in-Aid for Transformative Research Areas Foundation (A) (Publicly Offered Research)
Investigating Flood Risk Impacts on Local Community Developments through Numerical Simulations and Area Studies22H05230
2022/04–2028/03Shunji KotsukiChiba University
International Advanced Academic Research Support Program (Top Leader)
Exploring Frontiers in Global Environment and Disaster Predictions Through Integration of Big Satellite Observations and Data Science-
2022/04–2025/03Shunji KotsukiJAXA
JAXA Third Research Announcement
Advancing GSMaP Precipitation by Land Data Assimilation and Data ScienceER3GPF016
2022/01–2024/12Daiya ShiojiriJSPS
Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows Foundation
TBD21J01322
2021/04–2025/03Shunji KotsukiJSPS
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Foundation (A)
Exploring Real-time Rainfall and Flood Predictions in Fugaku Era with the State-of-the-art Data Science21H04571

Ongoing Projects (as Co-PI)

PeriodPITypes of ProgramsTitleProject Number
/Grant Number
2022/06–2025/03K. Ichii
(Chiba U.)
JSPS
Grants-in-Aid for Challenging Research (Exploratory)
TBD22K19842
2022/04–2027/03K. Ichii
(Chiba U.)
JSPS
Core-to-Core Program
GEOLAND-NET (GEOstationary-satellite LAND monitoring NETwork)JPJSCCA20220008
2021/07–2026/03T. Oki
(U. of Tokyo)
JSPS
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Foundation (S)
TBD21H05002
2021/04–2024/03K. Ichii
(Chiba U.)
Environment Research and Technology Development Fund of the Ministry of the Environment, [Strategic Research]TBDJPMEERF21S20807
2021/04–2024/03Y. Igarashi
(Fukushima U.)
Environment Research and Technology Development Fund of the Ministry of the Environment, [Young Research]Prediction System for Radionuclides Redistribution due to Wild Fire in Contaminated RegionsJPMEERF20211R03
(1RF-2103)

Other Research Projects

PeriodPITypes of ProgramsTitleProject Number
/Grant Number
2023/04–2026/03T. Miyoshi
(RIKEN)
RIKEN-MOST
Collaborative Research
Comprehensive earthquake forecast model based on multi-geophysical data assimilation-
2022/04–2027/03N. Mori
(Kyoto U.)
MEXT
Advanced studies of climate change projection
TBD-
2022/04–2025/03T. Miyoshi
(RIKEN)
JAXA
JAXA Third Research Announcement (RA3)
Advances and applications of satellite data assimilation of clouds, precipitation, and the ocean-
2021/07–2025/03H. Tsukada
(Chubu U.)
JST
JST-Mirai Program
TBD-
2020/08–2026/03K. Tanaka
(Kyoto U.)
JICA-JST
SATREPS
Development of Innovative Climate Resilient Technologies for Monitoring and Controlling of Water Use Efficiency and Impact of Salinization on Crop Productivity and Livelihood in Aral Sea Region
(JICA Project Period: 2022.01-2026.12)
JPMJSA2001

Finished Projects (as Lead PI)

PeriodPITypes of ProgramsTitleProject Number
/Grant Number
2023/04–2030/03Shunji KotsukiJST
FOREST
Foreseeing Unprecedented Flood Disasters through Integration of Simulation Science and FolkloreJPMJFR215J
2022/04–2025/03Shunji KotsukiJST
MOONSHOT Research & Development Program (feasibility)
Quantifying Weather Controllability and Mitigatable Flood Damage Based on Ensemble Weather ForecastJPMJMS2284
2021/04–2023/03Yuka MutoJSPS
Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows Foundation
The Change in Flow and Sediment Regimes: The Integrated Effect of Forest Management and Geographical Characteristics of River Basins21J11113
2019/10–2023/03Shunji KotsukiJST
PRESTO
Advancing Data Assimilation and Prediction Methods to Maximize "The Value of Observations"MJPR1924
2021/04–2022/03Jun HuERAN
FY2021 ERAN Collaborative Research for Young Scientists
Quantify the fire trends and resuspension radionuclides using remote sensing data for radioactively contaminated forests in UkraineY-21-04
2020/04–2021/03Shunji KotsukiERAN
FY2020 ERAN Collaborative Research for Young Scientists
Implementing Radioactive Transport/Diffusion Modules into an Integrated Hydrological Model for Long-term ProjectionsY-20-07
2018/04–2020/03Shunji KotsukiJSPS
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Foundation (B)
Land-Atmosphere-Coupled Data Assimilation: Improving Atmospheric and Hydrological Predictions by Hydrological Big Data Assimilation18H01549

 

Finished Projects (as Co-PI)

PeriodPITypes of ProgramsTitleProject Number
/Grant Number
2020/04–2023/03M. Satoh
(U. of Tokyo)
Program for Promoting Researches on the Supercomputer FugakuLarge Ensemble Atmospheric and Environmental Prediction for Disaster Prevention and Mitigation-
2020/04–2023/03N. Tsumura
(Chiba U.)
Global Prominent Research of Chiba UniversityCreation of Material Appearance and Affective Imaging-
2020/04–2022/03S. Watanabe
(U. of Tokyo)
令和2年度河川砂防技術研究開発公募TBD-
2019/04–2022/03T. Miyoshi
(RIKEN)
JAXA PMMEnhancing Precipitation Prediction Algorithm by Data Assimilation of GPM Observations-