Seminar: CPS/WTK Seminar
date: 2020 October 8 (Thu) 16:00 - 18:00
Room: Online seminar (Zoom + Video conference system)
Speaker: Takeshi Horinouchi (Professor, Faculty of Environmental Earth Science, Hokkaido University)
Title: On the maintenance mechanism of the superrotation of the Venusian atmosphere: suggestion from Akatsuki
Abstract: In this seminar, I will discuss how the superrotation of the Venusian atmosphere is maintained. After setting a problem, results from the Akatsuki spacecraft is presented. This talk is mainly based on the recent publication Horinouchi et al (2020) and its online supplement available at
Keywords: Venus, superrotation, Akatsuki
Organizer: Yoshi-Yuki Hayashi