List of Researchers

Research Staff in NAOJ Chile Observatory

List of researchers in NAOJ Chile Observatory. [S] indicates the faculty members of SOKENDAI (The Graduate University for Advanced Studies), [T] indicates the affiliated faculty members of the University of Tokyo. Researchers with [C] are stationed in Chile.

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member.nameResearch Theme / Keywords
[T][C] Seiichi Sakamoto (Professor)structure and evolution of molecular clouds
Tetsuo Hasegawa (Distinguished Professor)formation of stars and planets, molecular clouds
[S] Satoru Iguchi (Professor)galaxy formation, black holes, searching "second Earth", interferometer technologies
Ryusuke Ogasawara (Professor)Observation system
[S][C] Seiji Kameno (Professor)Observation system
Misato Fukagawa (Professor)Planet formation
[C] Norikazu Mizuno (Professor)Magellanic clouds, molecular clouds, star formation, system evaluation
[S][C] Yoshiharu Asaki (Associate Professor)Evolved stars, improving spatial resolution of interferometers
[S][C] Shin'ichiro Asayama (Associate Professor)receiver development
[S] Daisuke Iono (Associate Professor)radio astronomy, galaxies
[C] Takeshi Okuda (Associate Professor)radio astronomy, galaxies
Hitoshi Kiuchi (Associate Professor)Interferometer technologies
George Kosugi (Associate Professor)Software development
Alvaro Gonzalez (Associate Professor)Receiver development
[S] Hiroshi Nagai (Project Associate Professor)Active Galactic Nuclei, relativistic jets
[S] Daniel Espada (Project Associate Professor)Interacting galaxies, nearby galaxies
[S] Koichiro Nakanishi (Project Associate Professor)starburst galaxies, evolution of galaxies, antenna
Daniel Tafoya (Project Associate Professor)Circumstellar envelopes, stellar evolution, masers, star formation, structure and kinematics of the Galaxy
[C] Shun Ishii (Assistant Professor)
[S] Hajime Ezawa (Assistant Professor)structure and evolution of galaxy clusters, antenna
Takeshi Kamazaki (Assistant Professor)molecular clouds, star formation, interferometer technologies
[C] Tsuyoshi Sawada (Assistant Professor)molecular clouds, structure of galaxies, interferometer technologies
[S] Masumi Shimojo (Assistant Professor)Solar physics
[S][C] Satoko Takahashi (Assistant Professor)radio astronomy, star formation
[S] Masaaki Hiramatsu (Assistant Professor)low-mass star formation
[S][C] Akihiko Hirota (Assistant Professor)molecular clouds in nearby galaxies
[S] Yuichi Matsuda (Assistant Professor)formation and evolution of galaxies
Fumi Egusa (Project Assistant Professor)radio astronomy, nearby galaxies
Joten Okamoto (NAOJ Fellow)Solar physics
Kazuya Saigo (Project Assistant Professor)star formation
Rie Miura (Project Assistant Professor)radio astronomy, nearby galaxies, massive star formation
[C] Charles Hull (Project Assistant Professor)
Junko Ueda (Project Assistant Professor)Evolution of interacting and merging galaxies, ISM and star formation properties in nearby galaxies
Yusuke Miyamoto (Project Assistant Professor)
Yiping Ao (Postdoctoral Fellow)star formation, gas excitation, interacting galaxies, Lyman alpha blobs, radio astronomy
Natsuko Izumi (Postdoctoral Fellow)star formation
Xing Walker Lu (Postdoctoral Fellow)High-mass star formation
Patricio Sanhueza (Postdoctoral Fellow)high-mass star formation, Infrared dark clouds
[C] Daniel Lewis Walker (Postdoctoral Fellow)
Yu-Ting Wu (Postdoctoral Fellow)Formation, evolution and dynamics of galaxies
Andrea Silva (Postdoctoral Fellow)
Andres E. Guzman (Postdoctoral Fellow)High-mass star formation. Accretion processes, outflows, jets, and hypercompact HII regions
Yoshinori Uzawa (Professor)Superconducting device
Shan Wenlei (Associate Professor)Superconducting device
[S] Takafumi Kojima (Assistant Professor)Receiver development
Matthias Kroug (Postdoctoral Fellow)Superconducting device