Experts

松井孝典

Takafumi Matsui

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Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo

Areas of Expertise

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

Projects

As the leader:

Pathology of Contemporary Society (2007-09)

Science and Technology Policy

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.