List of FY2019 Inter-University Research Program (International)

International Inter University Research

Neutrino and Astroparticle Research Division

Ref. NumberOrganizationDepartmentJob TitlePrincipal Investigator’s NameResearch TitleNew/Ongoing
A01Seoul National UniversityDepartment of Physics and AstronomyProfessorKim, Soo-BongLight scattering measurement in the water using the Super-Kamiokande detectorNew
A02Gwangju Institute of Scinece and TechnologyGIST college (Physics concentration)InstructorJang Jee-SeungNeutron Antineutron Oscillation in Super-KamiokandeNew
A03TRIUMFPhysical SciencesResearch ScientistPatrick de PerioNew Photogrammetry Calibration and Machine Learning Event Reconstruction for Super-Kamiokande and Hyper-KamiokandeNew
A04Ecole polytechnique universite paris-saclayPhysics DepartmentProfessorMichel GoninStudy of supernova neutrinos in Super-KamiokandeNew
A05University Autonoma MadridTheoretical Physics Profesor TitularLuis LabargaData Taking, Calibrations, Measurements and Analysis with Super-Kamiokande and SupreK-GdNew
A06University and Polytechnic of Bari, ItalyDepartment of Physics Associate ProfessorVincenzo BerardimPMT: an innovative photodetector system for Hyper-Kamiokande projectNew
B01UAMTheoretical PhysicsPostdoctoral Fellow InterTalentumDavid Bravo-Berguño Development and testing of cost-effective, high-performance PhotoDetector anti-implosion covers for Hyper-KamiokandeNew

High Energy Cosmic Ray Research Division

Ref. NumberOrganizationDepartmentJob TitlePrincipal Investigator’s NameResearch TitleNew/Ongoing
E01SungKyunKwan University Department of PhysicsProfessorI. H. ParkStudy of the Hotspot in Ultra High Energy Cosmic Rays with a New Large Telescope ArrayNew
E02Max Planck Institute for PhysicsGamma-ray astronomy (MAGIC/CTA)Postdoctoral ResearcherMoritz HüttenSearch for Dark Matter in the Galactic Centre with MAGIC and CTA-LST1New
E03Universidad Mayor de San Andres (UMSA)Instituto de Investigaciones Físicas (IIF)ProfessorPedro MirandaStudy for Galactic CR origin using the ALPACA air shower array in BoliviaNew
E04University of UtahHigh Energy Astrophysics Institute and Department of Physics and AstronomyProfessorC.C.H. JuiStudy of UHECR origin using the TAx4 Fluorescence DetectorsNew
E05Institute of High Energy PhysicsParticle Astrophysics DivisionProfessorJing HuangStudy of high-energy cosmic rays at a high altitude in Tibet, ChinaNew
E06Institute for Nuclear Reseach RASAdministrationDeputy directorGrigory I. RubtsovUltra-high-energy cosmic-ray origin studies with the Telescope Array and TAx4 surface detectorNew
E07University of Wisconsin-MadisonDepartment of PhysicsAssistant ProfessorJustin Vandenbroucke Development of SiPM electronics for CTA medium-sized telescopeNew
E08Goergia Institute of TechnologySchool of PhysicsAssociate ProfessorOtte, A. NepomukDevelopment of silicon photomultipliers for CTA medium-sized telescopeNew

Astrophysics and Gravity Research Division

Ref. NumberOrganizationDepartmentJob TitlePrincipal Investigator’s NameResearch TitleNew/Ongoing
F01University of PerugiaPhysicsProfessorHelios VoccaCryogenic Test masses, Isolation, suspension and coatingsNew
F02Syracuse UniversityPhysicsAssociate ProfessorStefan BallmerKAGRA commissioning during full interferometer integrationNew
F03Academia SinicaInstitute of PhysicsAssociate Research FellowSadakazu HainoDevelopment of high power KAGRA LASER systemNew
F04National Central UnivercityPhysics depertmentAssistant ProfesserYuki InoueDevelopment of calibration and reconstruction system for KAGRA observationNew
F05National Tsing Hua UniversityInstitute of Photonics TechnologiesProfessorRay-Kuang LeeDevelopment of frequency dependent squeezed light source for KAGRANew
F06Wuhan Institute of Physics and Mathematics, Chinese Academy of SciencesDivision of Precision Measurement PhysicsProfessorJin WangStudy of high power in KAGRA Input OpticsNew
F07Beijin Normal UniversityDepartment of astronomyProfessorZong-Hong ZHUNoise Evaluation and  Reduction of Cryogenic Mirror Suspension System in KAGRANew
F08Beijing Normal UniversityDepartment of AstronomyProfessorZhoujian Cao1. Gravitational Wave Non-template Search Based on BayesWave and Its Improvement;
 2. Eccentric Binary Black Hole Waveform Template;
F09Beijing Normal UniversityDepartment of AstronomyAssociate ProfessorFan Zhang1. Gravitational Wave Denoising Technology Based on Empirical Mode Decomposition and Independent Component Analysis
 2. Gravitational Wave Trigger Based on Deep Learning