松井 孝典/Takafumi Matsui

Takafumi Matsui


Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo

Areas of Expertise

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


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.