Welcome to Ebisawa Laboratory

Ken Ebisawa

  • Affiliation : JAXA ISAS Dept of Interdisciplinary Space Science, U. of Tokyo, Graduate School of Science, Department of Astronomy
  • Status : Professor
  • Research Interests
    1. Do intermediate-mass black holes exist?
    2. What is the origin of the Galactic ridge X-ray emission?
    3. What is the origin of the apparently broadened emission lines from the proximity of black holes?
    4. Construction of the data archives for science satellites by JAXA.
  • Place of birth : Sagamihara, Kanagawa
  • Hobbies : off-road bike, rally, karate, judo, surfing, soccer, weight-training, Irish harp, cooking
ebisawa
(Rally Mongolia, 2008)

Masahiro Tsujimoto

  • Affiliation : JAXA ISAS Department of Space Astrophysics
  • Status : Research associate
  • Research interests
    1. Multi-wavelength observations of Galactic high-energy sources
    2. Development, calibration, & operation of instruments onboard astronomy satellites
      1. X-ray micro-calorimeter on XARM
      2. Milli-meter wave bolometer on LiteBIRD
      3. X-ray micro-calorimeter on Hitomi
      4. X-ray CCD camera on Suzaku
  • Place of birth : Kashiwara, Osaka
  • Hobbies : On-road bike, reading books (non-fictions only)
tsujimot
(A century ride to Okutama)

Yasuharu Sugawara

  • JAXA/ISAS Center for Science-satellite Operation and Data Archive
  • Status : postdoctoral researcher
  • Research interests
    1. Development of data archives and operation of the all-sky X-ray monitor MAXI
    2. X-ray study of stars (e.g. Colliding wind binary, Flare star)
  • Place of birth : Ichinoseki, Iwate
  • Hobbies : airing, drinking(sake)
sugawara
(somewhere in Japan)

Misaki Mizumoto

  • Affiliation : U. of Tokyo, Graduate School of Science, Department of Astronomy
  • Status : Graduate student
  • Research interests
    1. Observational study of black-hole objects (AGN,BHB)
    2. Stellar evolution (e.g. LBV stars)
  • Place of birth : Matsuyama, Ehime
  • Hobbies : Playing archery.
mizumoto
(At Kemigawa, 2014)

Seiya Kinoshita

  • Affiliation : U. of Tokyo, Graduate School of Science, Department of Astronomy
  • Status : Graduate student
  • Research interests
    1. Multi-wavelength study of flare stars
  • Place of birth : Hokkaido
  • Hobbies : Visiting a museum, Reading a book
kinoshita
 

Reiho Shimomukai

  • Affiliation : U. of Tokyo, Graduate School of Science, Department of Astronomy
  • Status : Graduate student
  • Research interests
    1. X-ray study of LMC objects with MAXI
    2. Calibration of Hitomi/SXS
  • Place of birth: Ichikawa, Chiba
  • Hobbies :Swimming
shimomukai
(On the Nobeyama 45-m radio telescope, June 2016)

Tae Furusho

  • Affiliation : JAXA ISAS
  • Status :Technical temp staff
  • Research interests
    1. Support of Data archive development for the Monitor of All-sky X-ray Image (MAXI)
  • Place of birth : Ibaraki
  • Hobbies : Tennis, Taking a walk, Piano
furusho
(Hayama Beach)