This group explores the mystery of ocean circulations by way of numerical modeling. We also challenge to predict the future of ocean environment as shown by this map.

surface height and velocity


  • Articles on "R&D of next-generation smart coastal fishery system" was published in Asahi newspaper.(news)(July 29, 2017)
  • Prof. Hirose commented on the spreading oil in Hakata Bay as a headline news(news)(April 28, 2017)
  • Mr. Yuya Utsumi, Atsushi Takahara, Takuya Nishimoto 3 people joined to our group as new MS course first.(April 5, 2017)
  • New project"R&D of next-generation smart coastal fishery system" is commissioned by Japan Fisheries Agency to Qshu Smart Fisheries (QSF) team led by Prof. Hirose.(April 3, 2017)
  • Dr. Yohei Onuki joined to our group as an assistant professor.(April 1, 2017)
  • Wang-kun has graduated the MS course and employed by Mitsubishi Motors CO.Ltd.(April 1, 2017)
  • Toshihiro Tsuji, Naoki Hirose published "Transport modeling of yellowtail juveniles in the East Asian marginal seas" in "Kaiyo Monthly"(November 9, 2016)