About Me, Curriculum Vitae


Assistant Professor,
Department of Earth and Space Science,
Osaka University

Full CV.pdf


Ph. D., Department of Earth and Planetary Science, The University of Tokyo, 2004
M. S., Department of Materials and biological sciences, Ibaraki University, 2000
B. S., Department of Physics, Ibaraki University, 1998


Assistant Professor, Osaka University, Oct. 2016 - present
Co-Executive director, ELSI Origins Network, Jul. 2015 - Sep. 2016
Part-time lecturer, Ochanomizu University, Nov. 2015 - Mar. 2016
Research scientist, Earth-Life Science Institute, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Apr. 2013 - Sep. 2016
Executive staff, Center for Planetary Science, Kobe University, Mar. 2009 - Mar. 2013
Researcher, Hokkaido University, Mar. 2009 - Mar. 2013
Invited researcher, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Oct. 2007 - Feb. 2009
Project researcher, Earthquake Research Institute, University of Tokyo, Dec. 2005 - Sep. 2007
Postdoctroal research fellow, Earthquake Research Institute, University of Tokyo, Dec. 2004 - Dec. 2005

Team memberships and positions/tasks on the following space projects

Co-I on the Dradonfly DraGMet instrument
Co-I on the JUICE GALA instrument
Co-I on the Hayabusa-2 LIDAR instrument
Sub-PI on the SELENE-2 Heat Flow Probe instrument (cancelled)
Co-I on the SELENE(Kaguya) LISM instrument and observational timeline planning

Researchers database at Osaka University