While at IIASA, Katsumasa worked on an inverse estimation of the global carbon cycle, atmospheric chemistry, and climate system. He was particularly interested in climate sensitivity and its learning aspect to get an insight into the uncertainty in future climate projections.
Tanaka received his PhD in Meteorology, 2007, from the International Max Planck Institute for Earth Systems Modelling (IMPRS-ESM, Hamburg, Germany).
Funding: IIASA Postdoctoral Program
Program: Population and Climate Change Program (World Population Program)
Dates: April 2007 – December 2009
Last edited: 23 January 2017
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