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We will introduce the 2 main themes of Waseda Laboratory here, which are the studies of ocean waves and the studies of ocean currents.

Poster (Japanese)



Ocean Waves

  1. Freak Wave
    1. Theory
    2. Water Tank Experiment
    3. Ocean Waves Hindcast and Forecast
    4. Observation
    5. Avoidance System
  2. Ocean Waves and Climate
    1. The Passive Roles of Ocean Waves
    2. The Active Roles of Ocean Waves
  3. Waves Energy
  4. Past Studies


Ocean Currents

  1. Kuroshio
    1. Dynamics
    2. Forecast
    3. Climate Change
  2. Tidal Currents
    1. Dynamics
    2. Forecast
  3. Applications
    1. The Scattering of Larval Fishes
    2. Ocean Current Power Generation
    3. Safety of Working On/In The Sea
    4. Marine Leisure Sports
  4. Past Studies


Previous Research Products

  • Marine Energy Web Portal
    Information about ocean potential energy around Japan is provided interactively and clearly with Web GIS system.