Position and Project


(Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Superlative Postdoctoral Researchers)

RIKEN (The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)

Visiting scholar at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center

since 2012

Curriculum Vitae (CV)


Year Title
2005 B.Sc. in Physics, The University of Tokyo, Japan
2007 M.Sc. in Physics, The University of Tokyo, Japan
2010 Ph.D. in Physics, The University of Tokyo, Japan

Professional Records

Year Title
2007-2010 JSPS Research Fellwships for Young Scientists
(for doctor course students; DC1)
2010 April Postdoctoral Researcher, The University of Tokyo
2010-2012 JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow for Research Abroad,
Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics & Cosmology,
Stanford University
2012- JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow (SPD)


Year Title
2007 March 1st Research Encouragement Prize,
Department of Science, The University of Tokyo,
"Observational Research for the Particle Acceleration in the thunder cloud's electric field" (Master Thesis, The Univ. of Tokyo)
2012 March 6th Young Scientist Award of the Physical Society of Japan,
Cosmic-ray and Astrophysics,
"Broadband Study with Suzaku of the Mangetar Class",
The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 722(2) 2010, L162-L167

Invited Talk

Year Title
2011 "Recent Suzaku studies of the X-ray emission from Magnetars",
"Suzaku 2011 Exploring the X-ray Universe: Suzaku and Beyond",
Kavli Institute for Particle Physics and Astronomy,
Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC),
Stanford, US, July 20-22, 2011
2012 "Magnetar X-ray Emission: a comparative view"
"Magnetars: the extremes of Nature",
39th COSPAR (Committee on Space Research),
Mysore, India, July 12-22, 2012
2012 "X-ray Observations of Magnetars"
"APCTP Workshop on Astrophysics: Magnetic Fields in Astrophysics",
November 19-22, 2012

in Berkeley, California, 2011


in Japan

Tamagawa high energy astrophysics laboratory,
RIBF 4F, Eastern district, RIKEN,
Hirosara 2-1, Wako, Saitama,
351-0198, Japan
Tel: +81-48-467-9333

in United States

NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center
Building 34, Room S261
Code 662 (Astrophysics Science Division, X-ray Astrophysics Laboratory)
Greenbelt, MD 20771, USA
Office: 301-286-3632
Mobile: 408-384-1996