Yoshizumi Miyoshi, Ph.D.

Institute for Space-Earth Environmental Research, Nagoya University
Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University
Center for Low-temperature Plasma Sciences, Nagoya University

Visiting Professor
Graduate School of Science, Tohoku University

Research Fields

  1. Data analysis and Computer Simulation on Radiation Belts, Wave-Particle Interactions
  2. Fast aurora observations with EMCCD/s-CMOS cameras
  3. Data Assimilation of Radiation Belts
  4. Space Weather Forecast
  5. X-ray emission from Geospace

Current Projects

  1. Geospace Exploration Project: ERG(Arase) Project Scientist/Sciece Center Manager
  2. Project for Solar-Terrestrial Environment Prediction (PSTEP) Group Leader
  3. Study of dynamical variation of particles and waves in the inner magnetosphere using ground-based network observations Co-Investigater
  4. Pulsating Aurora Projectroject Co-Investigater

Recent Publications

  • Miyoshi, Y., S. Saito, S. Kurita, K. Asamura, K. Hosokawa, T. Sakanoi, T. Mitani, Y. Ogawa, S. Oyama, F. Tsuchiya, S. L. Jones, A. N. Jaynes, and J. B. Blake, Relativistic Electron Microbursts as High Energy Tail of Pulsating Aurora Electrons, Geophys. Res. Lett., 47 doi:10.1029/2020GL090360,2020.
  • Miyoshi, Y., S. Matsuda, S. Kurita, K. Nomura, K. Keika, M. Shoji, N. Kitamura, Y. Kasabara, A. Matsuoka, I. Shinohara, K. Shiokawa, S. Machida, O. Santolik, S. A. Boardsen, R. B. Horne, and J. F. Wygant, EMIC waves converted from equatorial noise due to M/Q=2 ions in the plasmapshere: Observations from Van Allen Probes and Arase, Geophys. Res. Lett., 46, doi:10.1029/2019GL083024, 2019.
  • Miyoshi, Y, I. Shinohara, T. Takashima, K. Asamura, N. Higashio, T. Mitani, S. Kasahara, S. Yokota, Y. Kazama, S-Y. Wang, SW. Tam, PTP. Ho, Y. Kasahara, Y. Kasaba, S. Yagitani, A. Matsuoka, H. Kojima, Y. Katoh, K. Shiokawa, and K. Seki, Geospace Exploration Project ERG, Earth Planets Space, 70:101, doi:10.1186/s40623-018-0862-0, 2018.
  • Miyoshi, Y., T. Hori, M. Shoji, M. Teramoto, T-F. Chang, T. Segawa, N. Umemura, S. Matsuda, S. Kurita, K. Keika, Y. Miyashita, K. Seki, Y. Tanaka, N. Nishitani, S. Kasahara, S. Yokota, A. Matsuoka, Y. Kasahara, K. Asamura, T. Takashima, and I. Shinohara, The ERG Science Center, Earth, Planets, Space., 70:96, doi:10.1186/s40623-018-0867-8, 2018
  • Miyoshi, Y., R. Kataoka, and Y. Ebihara, Flux Enhancement of Relativistic Electrons Associated with Substorms, in Waves, Particles, and Storms in Geospace, edited by G. Balasis, I. A. Daglis, and I. R. Mann, Oxford Press. 333-353, 2016.
  • Miyoshi, Y., S. Saito, K.Seki, T. Nishiyama, R. Kataoka, K. Asamura, Y. Katoh, Y. Ebihara, T. Sakanoi, M. Hirahara, S. Oyama, S. Kurita, and O. Santolik, Relation between energy spectra of pulsating aurora electrons and frequency spectra of whistler-mode chorus waves, J. Geophys. Res., 120, 7728-7736, doi:10.1002/2015JA021562, 2015.
  • Miyoshi, Y., S. Oyama, S. Saito, H. Fujiwara, R. Kataoka, Y. Ebihara, C. Kletzing, G. Reeves, O. Santolik, M. Cliverd, C. Rodger, E. Turunen, and F. Tsuchiya, Energetic electron precipitation associated with pulsating aurora: EISCAT and Van Allen Probes observations, J. Geophys. Res., 120, doi:10.1002/2014JA020690, 2015.
  • Other papers: Faculty Profile Database of Nagoya University

News etc.

Academic Society Membership

  • Society of Geomagnetism and Earth, Planetary and Space Sciences (SGEPSS)
  • Japan Geoscience Union (JpGU)
  • American Geophysical Union (AGU)
  • Asia-Oceania Geoscience Society (AOGS)
  • European Geoscience Union (EGU)
  • IEEE
  • The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers (JSME)
  • The Society of Instrument and Control Engineers (SICE)

Editors, etc.

  • Annales Geophysicae(EGU), Editor (2016-)
  • Earth, Planetary Physics(CGS), Editor (2017-)
  • Earth, Planets and Space, Guest Editor (2019-)
  • Polar Science, Guest Editor (2018-2019)
  • Journal of Geophysical Research(AGU), Associate Editor (2012-2014)
  • Journal of Geophysical Research(AGU), Guest Editor (2015)

Comittee, etc.

  • SCOSTEP, Bureau Member (2019-)
  • Vice Chair, COSPAR/PRBEM (2010-2017) and Chair (2021-)
  • NSF/GEM, Steering Comitte (2015-)
  • JpGU Section Board Member (2017-)
  • SGEPSS Steering Comitte Member (2018-)
  • ISAS/JAXA Advisory Board Member (2014-)
  • Co-leader, SCOSTEP/VarSITII SPeCIMEN (2015-2019)


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