Toru TANIMORI

Toru TANIMORI

 

Name

Toru TANIMORI

 

Primary department

Org1 Org2 Org3 Job title
Graduate School of Science Physics and Astronomy   Professor

E-Mail

tanimori (at) cr.scphys.kyoto-u.ac.jp

 

URL

http://www-cr.scphys.kyoto-u.ac.jp/member/tanimori/index.html

 

Personal Profile

1980-1985, Graduate School of Science, Univ. of Tokyo, (Dr of Science),
1985, Research Associate, National High Energy Physics Laboratory (KEK),
1989-2000, Associate Prof. Dept. of Physics, Tokyo Institutue of Tech,
2000- Prof. Kyoto Univ.

 

Research Topics

Experimental hoigh energy astrophysics, and particle physicsl

 

Overview of your research

(1) MeV gamma-ray astrophysics by developing Electron Tracking Compton Camera (ETCC) with balloon experiment for the estabishment of new appraoch to deep gamma-ray Universe.
(2) Astrophysics asscoiated with MeV gamma-ray onservation such asBlack Holes, GRB and Super Novae
(3) Applications of ETCC to Medical Imaging and Environmental Science
(4) Application of gas-tracking detector to Neuton Imaging

 

Fields of research (key words)

Gamma-ray Astronomy, GRB, Super Novae, Gas micro pattern detector, Medical gamma-ray imaging