Person of the Week

2020-11-05

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Tianfeng Hou

My name is Tianfeng Hou and I joined iTHEMS in November 2020. I am originally from a city in the east of China. After I finished my undergraduate study, I moved to the Netherlands (Leiden University) ...more

2020-10-06

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Maria Giovanna Dainotti

I am originally from a city in South of Italy. After my PhD at the University of Rome La Sapienza in 2008 I moved to Jagiellonian University in 2009 as a research assistant and I have been Visiting Sc...more

2020-10-01

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Ken Furukawa

I am Ken Furukawa. My research area is the mathematical theory of partial differential equations related to the fluid dynamics and diffusion phenomena. More specifically, we studied mathematically rig...more

2020-09-25

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Catherine Beauchemin

Bonjour! I was already a member of iTHEMS as a Senior Visiting Scientist so probably you already know me. But since September 2020, I became a Deputy Program Director of iTHEMS. I was looking forward ...more

2020-08-03

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Ching-Kai Chiu

Hello, I will officially join iTHEMS on August 1st as a senior research scientist. My name is Ching-Kai Chiu from Taiwan, and I am a condensed matter physicist. Unfortunately, I cannot enter Japan now...more

2020-04-14

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Kengo Kikuchi

I’m Kengo Kikuchi, a special postdoctoral researcher in iTHEMS. I’m studying the theoretical physics, elementally particle physics and quantum field theory, especially, gradient flow equation. I’d lik...more

2020-04-13

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Naomi Tsuji

I am Naomi Tsuji, a postdoctoral researcher at RIKEN/iTHEMS. My major is observational studies of high energy astrophysical phenomena. I have been working on particle acceleration and nonthermal radia...more

2020-04-13

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Hui Tong

My name is Hui Tong, a PhD student from School of Physics, Peking University. My main research topic is nuclear theory, including the interactions between nucleons and using the ab-initio nuclear many...more

2020-04-09

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Yukimi Goto

I am Yukimi Goto, a special postdoctoral researcher of iTHEMS. I have been interested in the mathematical study of physical models. For example, I have investigated the following question in my resea...more

2020-04-09

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Yuki Yazaki

My name is Yuki Yazaki and I joined iTHEMS in April 2020. I also use Euki Yazaki as my science name, so please keep that in mind. My research area is biology, and I have been studying evolutionary bi...more

2020-04-06

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Akira Dohi

Hello, I am Akira Dohi, the Junior Research Associate (JRA) student. My research interest concentrates on how neutron stars are cooled or heated. A Neutron star is born as a remnant by supernova explo...more

2020-04-06

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Masaki Taniguchi

I am Masaki Taniguchi, a mathematician, who has been working at iTHEMS/RIKEN since April 2020. My interests cover gauge theory, Floer theory and its applications to 3- and 4-dimensional topology. In a...more

2020-04-06

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Ryusuke Hamazaki

My name is Ryusuke Hamazaki. I am a senior research scientist at iTHEMS and also a RIKEN Hakubi leader of a team on nonequilibrium statistical mechanics. So far I have worked on foundation of equilibr...more

2020-01-23

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Martin Skrodzki

My name is Martin Skrodzki and I was born in Germany. I studied computer science and mathematics from 2008 to 2011 at TU Dortmund University in Germany where I obtained two Bachelor's degrees. Afterwa...more

2020-01-16

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Hajime Sotani

Understanding neutron star physics is my research topic. Neutron star is provided via supernova explosion, which happens at the last moment of life of massive star. Neutron star is a unique laboratory...more

2019-11-13

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Hidetoshi Nishimori

I am a Professor at the Institute of Innovative Research, Tokyo Institute of Technology. I obtained my degrees, BSc, MSc, and DSc, from the Department of Physics of the University of Tokyo. After a ...more

2019-11-11

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Takashi Sakajo

I am a full professor of Department of mathematics at Kyoto University, and a project professor of Liaison Center in Mathematics in RIMS at Kyoto University. From Nov. 2019, I am appointed to a senior...more

2019-09-30

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Enrico Rinaldi

I am Enrico Rinaldi, a part-time researcher in iTHEMS, who was previously a SPDR fellow in RIKEN BNL and Quantum Hadron Physics Laboratory. My expertise is Monte Carlo numerical simulations of quantu...more

2019-09-12

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Hirotaka Irie

I am Hirotaka Irie, a research scientist in quantum computing team of DENSO Corporation. From this summer of 2019, I also became a visiting scientist here at RIKEN iTHEMS. I received my Ph.D. in Physi...more

2019-05-18

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Keita Mikami

I am Keita Mikami, a research scientist at iTHEMS. My research field is partial differential equations and I work on linear Schrödinger equation. Main subject in the research of linear Schrödinger equ...more