1. Summary

The prediction of the meteorological phenomena is one of the most familiar scientific problem. The technology has significantly been advanced because of the availability of global observation data and the improvement of the computing power. There is known to be theoretical limitation, however.

2. History of Atmospheric Prediction

Available in Japanese.

3. The Risk of Meteorological Phenomena and Probabilistic Expression

Available in Japanese.

4. Topics Related to Atmospheric Prediction

Available in Japanese.

5. Related Pages

This is not a research project directly related to predicction, but as a related project, we especially focus on the "typhoon." Details can be found in the pages of Typhoon. In addition, part of research results are exhibited as demonstrations in Digital Typhoon Web site.

6. References (Complete List)

  1. Asanobu KITAMOTO, "Chance Discovery in Natural Phenomena", Information Technology for Chance Discovery -- Decision Making Support in the Era of Post Data Mining, Y. OSAWA (Eds.), pp. 43-56, Tokyo Denki University Press, ISBN 4-501-53640-3, 2003-9 (in Japanese) [ Abstract ]