Name: Yukiharu Hisaki
Department of Physics and Earth Sciences
Faculty of Science
University of the Ryukyus
Address: 1 Aza-Senbaru, Nishihara-cho, Nakagami-gun,
Okinawa 903-0213 JAPAN
Phone: +81-98-895-8515; Fax: +81-98-895-8552
HF radar oceanography:
Analysis of surface currents.
Estimation of wave spectra.
Radio wave scattering from the sea.
Apr. 1984-Mar. 1988 Faculty of Science, University of Tokyo.
BSc. in earth science
Apr. 1988- Mar. 1990 Faculty of Science, University of Tokyo.
MSc. in geophysics (physical oceanography).
Mar. 1996 DSc., Tohoku University (physical oceanography).
Research and professional experience:
Apr. 1990-1994 Assistant Research official at Okinawa Radio Observatory
Communications Research Laboratory, Ministry
of Posts and Telecommunications.
1994-Mar. 1998 Research official at Okinawa Radio Observatory
Communications Research Laboratory.
Apr. 1998- June 2001 Assistant Professor, University of the Ryukyus
June 2001-Oct. 2005 Associate Professor, University of the Ryukyus
Nov. 2005-present: Professor, University of the Ryukyus
American Meteorological Society,
American Geophysical Union,
The oceanographic society of Japan,
Meteorological Society of Japan.
Coastal Engineering Journal
Continental Shelf Research
Geophysical Research Letters
IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering
Journal of Geophysical Research
Journal of Oceanography