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# Faculty Members

Faculty supervisors are marked with an asterisk (*).

## Mathematics

Position | Name | Area and Subject | Research Theme(s) |
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*Associate Professor | Akihiro Higashitani | Algebraic Combinatorics | Combinatorics on lattice polytopes and combinatorial commutative algebra |

*Associate Professor | Naohiko Kasuya | Differential Topology | Contact manifolds, open non-Kähler complex surfaces |

*Professor | Hiroaki Masaoka | Complex Analysis | Ideal Boundaries of harmonic spaces |

Professor | Hiroyuki Miyoshi | Theoretical Computer Science | Theoretical Computer Science and related topics, Category Theory, Philosophy of Computation |

*Professor | Atsushi Murase | Number Theory | Theory of Automorphic Forms of Several Variables |

*Assistant Professor | Kei Nishi | Applied Analysis | Dynamics pf localized patterns in reaction-diffusion systems |

*Associate Professor | Tatsushi Tanaka | Applied Algebra | Multiple Zeta Values, Number Theory |

*Professor | Fumihiro Ushitaki | Topology |
(1) Theory of Topological Transformation Groups and Related Topics (2) Development of Teachers' Training Programs in Arithmetic and Mathematics |

*Professor | Tatsuya Watanabe | Functional Analysis | Research on elliptic PDEs by the variational method |

*Professor | Hiroki Yagishita | Nonlinear Analysis | Qualitative Theory of Nonlinear Diffusion Equations |

*Professor | Shuji Yamada | Low-Dimensional Topology | Knot Theory and Theory of Three-Dimensional Manifolds |

*Professor | Yuko Yano | Stochastic Processes | Limit theorems for functionals of Markov processes |

## Physics

Position | Name | Area and Subject | Research Theme(s) |
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*Professor | Toshifumi Futamase | Cosmology | Cosmology, General Relativity |

*Professor | Yutaka Itoh | Magnetism | NMR/NQR studies of magnetism and superconductivity |

*Professor | Hideyo Kawakita | Astronomy | Chemical evolution of the Galaxy, origin of the solar system |

*Associate Professor | Makoto Kishimoto | Observational Astrophysics | Supermassive black hole systems through super high spatial resolution observations |

*Professor | Taichiro Kugo | Particle Physics | Grand Unified Theories, Cosmological Constant Problem, Supergravity |

*Professor | Toshihide Maskawa | Elementary Particle Theory | Theory of Quantum Gravity and Space-Time |

*Professor | Takashi Ohmori | Energy, Environmental Science | Clean Energy Technology of Global Warming |

*Associate Professor | Hideo Sagawa | Remote sensing of planetary atmosphere | Observational study of planetary atmosphere |

*Professor | Kouji Segawa | Quantum Functional Materials | Experimental research on topological materials |

*Professor | Susumu Shimomura | Condensed Matter Physics | Research on Structual Properties of Condensed Matter using X-ray Scattering Techniques |

*Professor | Shinzo Suzuki | Molecular Materials Science | Physical Chemistry of Carbon Nanostructures |

*Professor | Masahiro Takagi | Planetary Meteorology | Dynamics and radiative transfer process of the Venus atmosphere |

*Associate Professor | Koutarou Takaya | Meteorological dynamics | Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, Extreme climate, Climate variability |

*Professor | Masayuki Tanigawa | Non-Linear Optics | Fundamentals of Spectroscopy, Optical materials, Nanostructures |

*Associate Professor | Kazuyuki Uchida | Computational Material Science | Computational Materials Science, Nano-Science |

*Associate Professor | Junko Yamagata-Sekihara | Hadron-Nuclear Theory | Theoretical research on hadron properties in nuclear medium |

*Professor | Hiroshi Yamagami | Solid-State Electron Theory | Theoretical Research on Electronic Structure of Strongly-Correlated f-Electron Systems |

*Professor | Atsunori Yonehara | Observational Cosmology | Gravitational Lensing Astronomy |