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It is a laboratory for astrophysics, founded as one of the laboratories in Department of Physics, Saitama University. We observe various astrophysical objects with telescopes in space and on ground to reveal physics in space. Many works are carried out in collaboration with universities, ISAS/JAXA, NASA, and ESA.

We study on high energy physics in various astronomical objects, from stellar mass black holes to super massive black holes, and from galaxies to  cluster of galaxies, by observing X-rays and gamma-rays from the objects (more).

  • Observation of Cosmic X-rays

  • R&D of observation instruments on board astronomical satellites.

  • R&D and observation on ground.

Professor Tashiro, S. Makoto
Associate Professor Terada, Yukikatsu
Sato, Kosuke
Assistant Professor Katsuda, Satoru
Postdoctoral Researcher Uchida, Yusuke
D.C. D3 Katsukura, Daisuke
D1 Imai, Yuki
Sunada, Yuji
Sugiyama, Shinya
M2 Chiba, Yuki
Nomura, Yoshiki
Miwa, Yuya
Yasuda, Aogu
M1 Shimizu, Risa
Takahashi, Haruya
Tateishi, Dai
Horie, Mitsuki
Under graduates B5 Takiguchi, Ryusuke
B4 Aoki, Minami
Kato, So
Kobayashi, Hiroyuki
Sasaki, Nobuaki
Sato, Ryohei
Sugawara, Miho
Hoshino, Yurika
Matsumoto, Hazuki



List of published papers

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Department of Physics, Saitama University, Shimo-Okubo 255, Sakura, Saitama 338-8570, Japan
Faculty of Science Buldg. 1, rm. 1436 (Terada) 1543 (Tashiro)
rm. 1445, 1545(Lab)

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Email: tashiro_AT_phy_dot_saitama-u_dot_ac_dot_jp

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