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physicist , researcher

Masataka Fukugita, Japanese physicist, researcher. Grantee-in-aid Ministry Education, Japan, 1993; recipient Nishina Memorial prize Nishina Memorial Foundation, 1994, Cherubino medal University Pisa, 2003. Fellow Royal Astronomical Society; member American Astronomical Society, Physical Society Japan.

Background

Fukugita, Masataka was born on February 1, 1948 in Ise, Mie, Japan. Son of Masao and Kinu Fukugita.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Japan, 1970. Master of Science, University Tokyo, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University Tokyo, 1977.

Career

Research associate National Laboratory High Energy Physics, Tsukuba, Japan, 1974-1977, 79-83, Strategic Research Centre Rutherford Laboratory, Chilton, England, 1977-1979. Associate professor Kyoto (Japan) University, 1983-1996. Member Institute Advanced Study, Princeton, since 1993.

Associate Canada Institute Advanced Research, since 1993. Professor University Tokyo, since 1996.

Works

Membership

Fellow Royal Astronomical Society. Member American Astronomical Society, Physical Society Japan.

Connections

Married Keiko Ohtani, 1977.

father:
Masao Fukugita

mother:
Kinu Fukugita

spouse:
Keiko Ohtani