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松井 孝典/Takafumi Matsui

Takafumi Matsui

  • DISTINGUISHED FELLOW

Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo
President, Chiba Institute of Technology
Director, Planetary Exploration Research Center, Chiba Institute of Technology

Areas of Expertise

  • Comparative planetology
  • astrobiology
  • earth system science
  • theory of civilization

Bio

Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo; Director, Planetary Exploration Research Center, Chiba Institute of Technology Earned a doctorate in science from the Faculty of Science, the University of Tokyo, in 1970. Served as a visiting research fellow at NASA and as professor at the University of Tokyo; engaged in various other activities before assuming his current position. Is now focusing on astrobiology.