Yoshizumi Miyoshi, Ph.D.

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

Visiting Professor
National Institute or Polar Research
Graduate School of Science, Tohoku University(-2023)

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. International joint research of geospace variability by combining multi-point ground band satellite observations and modeling Co-Investigater
  3. Project for Solar-Terrestrial Environment Prediction (PSTEP) Group Leader
  4. Study of dynamical variation of particles and waves in the inner magnetosphere using ground-based network observations Co-Investigater
  5. Pulsating Aurora Projectroject Co-Investigater

Recent Publications

  • Miyoshi, Y., Y. Katoh, S. Saito, T. Mitani, and T. Takashima, Space Radiation. In Solar-Terrestrial Environmental Prediction (pp. 115-137). Springer Nature. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-19-7765-7_5, 2023.
  • Miyoshi, Y., I. Shinohara, S. Ukhorskiy et al., Collaborative Research Activities of the Arase and Van Allen Probes, Space Sci Rev, 218, 38, doi:10.1007/s11214-022-00885-4, 2022.
  • Miyoshi, Y., K. Hosokawa, S. Kurita, S.-I. Oyama, Y. Ogawa, S. Saito, I. Shinohara, A. Kero, E. Turunen, P. T. Verronen, S. Kasahara, S. Yokota, T. Mitani, T. Takashima, N. Higashio, Y. Kasahara, S. Masuda, F. Tsuchiya, A. Kumamoto, A. Matsuoka, T. Hori, K. Keika, M. Shoji, M. Teramoto, S. Imajo, C. Jun, and S. Nakamura, Penetration of MeV electrons into the mesosphere accompanying pulsating aurorae, Scientific Reports, 11, 13724, doi:10.1038/s41598-021-92611-3, 2021.
  • 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-)
  • Scientific Reports, Editorial Board (2022-)
  • Frontiers in Astronomy and Space Sciences, Associate Editor (2021-)
  • Earth, Planets and Space, Guest Editor (2019-2020)
  • 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 President, Japan Geoscience Union, Space and Planetary Sciences (2022-)
  • Section Board Member, Japan Geoscience Union, Space and Planetary Sciences(2017-)
  • Vice Chair, COSPAR/PRBEM (2010-2017) and Chair (2021-)
  • NSF/GEM, Steering Comitte (2015-)
  • COSPAR, Sub-Group on Radiation Belt (SGRB) on Task Group on Establishing a Constellation of Small Satellites for space science (TGCSS) Member (2021-)
  • SGEPSS Steering Comitte Member (2018-)
  • ISAS/JAXA Advisory Board Member (2014-)
  • Co-leader, SCOSTEP/VarSITII SPeCIMEN (2015-2019)


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