2004

Beji, S. and K. Nadaoka: Solution of Rayleigh's instability equation for arbitrary wind profiles, J. of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 500, pp. 65-73, 2004.

Beji, S. and K. Nadaoka: Fully dispersive nonlinear water wave model in curvilinear coordinates, J. of Computational Physics 198, pp.645-658, 2004.

Beji, S. and K. Nadaoka: New approaches for computing wave growth rate due to wind induced shear instabilities, Proc. Asia-Pacific Coasts (APAC) 2003, Japan, pp. 81-82, 2004.

Beji, S., B. Barlas and K. Nadaoka: Boundary-fitted nonlinear dispersive wave model for applications in geometrically complicated regions, Proc. Asia-Pacific Coasts (APAC) 2003, Japan, pp. 97-98, 2004..

Nihei, Y., K. Sato, Y. Aoki, T. Nishimura and K. Nadaoka: An application of a nesting procedure to a highly-resolved current simulation in a mangrove area, Proc. Asia-Pacific Coasts (APAC) 2003, Japan, pp. 24-25, 2004.

Paringit, E.C. and K. Nadaoka: Deriving relationships between reef sedimentation and inland erosion characteristics based on field observation data, hydrologic modeling and remote sensing analysis, Proc. Asia-Pacific Coasts (APAC) 2003, Japan, pp. 286-287, 2004.

Tamura, H. and K. Nadaoka: Quasi 3-D modelling of shallow water turbulent flows and related sediment transport, Proc. Hydro- Science and Engineering, Brisbane, Vol., pp.440-441, 2004.

Paringit, E.C. and K. Nadaoka: Synergistic methods in remote sensing data analysis for tropical coastal ecosystems monitoring, Archives of the ISPRS Congress 2004, Turkey, (in DVD).

Paringit, E. C., K. Nadaoka, M. D. Fortes, H. Tamura: Environmental aspects in detecting seagrasses ans estimation of their biophysical properties from high-resolution remote sensing, Proc. Seagrass 2004 and the 6th International Seagrass Biology Workshop, 2004, Australia.

Rubio, M.C.D., E. C. Paringit and K. Nadaoka: Fusion of hyper- and multi-spectral data for improved vegetation cover classification: a case study of Ishigaki Island, Proc. 25th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS), Chiang Mai, Thailand, pp. 443-448, 2004..

Enrico C. Paringit and Kazuo Nadaoka: A triple threat and damage index for coral reefs derived from Remotely-sensed Data, 10th Int. Coral Reef Symp. Abst., p. 29, 2004.

Mitsui, J., K. Nadaoka, K. Hamazaki, M. Ueno, T. Kimura, S. Harii, E.C. Paringit, H. Tamura, Y. Suzuki, W. Kumagai, N. Yasuda, K. Ishigami, and H. Iizuka: Field measurements and analysis of currents and fine sediment, thermal and coral larvae transport in Sekisei Lagoon, Okinawa, 10th Int. Coral Reef Symp. Abst., p.108, 2004.

Kumagai, W., H. Tamura, K. Nadaoka, S. Harii, J. Mitsui, Y. Suzuki and H. Kayanne: Coral community responses to hydrodynamic and thermal environments in Shiraho fringing reef area in Ishigaki Island, Okinawa, 10th Int. Coral Reef Symp. Abst., p.136, 2004.

Suzuki, Y., K. Nadaoka, Y. Miyazawa, H. Tamara, S. Kakuma, T. Matsuoka, K. Satou, S. Fujii and S. Kojima: Observations and numerical analysis of the current in the southwest of Okinawa Islands as a key facter in larval dispersal 10th Int. Coral Reef Symp. Abst. p.162, 2004.

Watanabe, A.. H. Kayanne, H. Tokoro, H. Tamura and K. Nadaoka: Formation process of the carbonate system through biological and physical factors in a subtropical coral-seagrass dominated ecosystem, 10th Int. Coral Reef Symp. Abst., p.178, 2004

Tamura H, K. Nadaoka, EC. Paringit, J. Mitsui, Y. Suzuki, W. Kumagai, A. Watababe and H. Kayanne: Comprehensive assessment of the hydrodynamic features and material transport characteristics across coastal ecosystem habitats of Fukido area, Ishigaki Island, 10th Int. Coral Reef Symp. Abst., p.205, 2004.

Harii S., K. Nadaoka, M. Yamamoto and K. Iwao: Larval settlement and lipid content as key factors in larval dispersal strategy for two corals: a spawner Acropora tenuis and a brooder Heliopora coerulea, 10th Int. Coral Reef Symp. Abst., p.225, 2004.

Yasuda, N., M. Hamaguchi, M. Sasaki, M. Saba, K. Nadaoka and S. Harii: Complete nucleotide sequence of the mitochondrial genome of the Crown-of-thorns starfish, Acanthaster planci, and Acanthaster brevispinus, 10th Int. Coral Reef Symp. Abst., p.247, 2004.

Tamura H, K. Nadaoka and EC. Paringit: Numerical Current Simulation in a fringing-type Coral Reef: a case study at Ishigaki Island, Okinawa, 10th Int. Coral Reef Symp. Abst., p.329, 2004.

Nadaoka, K., M Hamaguchi, M. Sasaki, S. Harii, N. Yasuda, Y. Suzuki, K. Okaji, D. IDIP JR., Y. Miyazawa, S. Kakuma. and K. Yokoi: Crown-of-thorns starfish (COTS) larval dispersal detection project- a challenge based on development of immunological identification technique for COTS larvae, 10th Int. Coral Reef Symp. Abst., p.359, 2004.

Nadaoka K, E.C. Paringit and H.Yamano: Remote sensing of coral reefs in Japan, Coral Reefs of Japan, Ed. Ministry of the Environment and JCRS, pp.89-102, 2004

Harii, S.: Spawning behavior of brooders, Coral reefs of Japan, Ed. Ministry of the Environment and JCRS, pp.134-135, 2004.