Visiting Scientist, RIKEN Interdisciplinary Theoretical and Mathematical Sciences Program (iTHEMS)
Main: JSPS Research Fellow PD, Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kyoto University
Dr. Kanato Goto
Ph.D. in Physics
- Research Fields
- High Energy Theory, String Theory, Quantum Gravity
- Term and History
- 2019-04-01 - 2022-03-31 Special Postdoctoral Researcher
- 2022-05-01 - Visiting Scientist (Main: JSPS Research Fellow PD, Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kyoto University)
My name is Kanato Goto and I have been working at iTHEMS since April 2019. I am a theoretical physicist studying string theory and my main research interests lie in foundational questions about quantum gravity, black hole physics, and supersymmetric quantum field theories. I am currently trying to understand the basic mechanism and the mysteries of the holographic principle, which states that information about gravity and the spacetime contained in our three-dimensional universe can be completely described by the two-dimensional boundary surrounding it, just like a hologram emerges from a sheet of photographic film. At iTHEMS, I hope to broaden my research horizon through discussions with researchers in various fields.
Black Hole Information Paradox and Wormholes
June 21 (Mon) at 13:00 - 14:30, 2021 Seminar iTHEMS Theoretical Physics Seminar
iTHEMS-phys Intro Meeting on May 25, 2021
May 25 (Tue) at 13:00 - 15:00, 2021 Seminar iTHEMS Theoretical Physics Seminar
iTHEMS x academist online open to the public "Mathematical Science World 2021"
April 18 (Sun) at 10:00 - 16:30, 2021 Special Lecture