Research Center for Space Science
Achievements and awards
- Awarded the PASJ Excellent Paper Award of the Astronomical Society of Japan four times (main author once, co-author three times). Has served as Director, etc., of Astronomical Society of Japan and project scientist of ASTRO-H
- Served as Director, Physical Society of Japan, Director, High Energy Accelerator Research Organization (KEK), Awarded 16th High Energy Accelerator Science Research Award.
- Served as Permanent Secretary, etc., of Society for Atomic Collision Research in Japan (presently, Atomic Collision Society of Japan).
- Director of Astronomical Society of Japan
- Recipient of Geochemical Society of Japan Award, elected Fellow of Meteoritical Society, has served as President of Geochemical Society of Japan and Japan Society of Nuclear and Radiochemical Sciences.
- Served as invited professor, Université de Caen Basse-Normandie (Caen University), France, and Vice-Chair of The Atomic Collision Society of Japan.