The Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) announced today to award the Young Scientist’s Prize to Assoc. Prof. Masami Ouchi of ICRR for his study of the early universe by deep multi-wavelength observations. The Commendation will take place on April 15, 2014 at MEXT.
Assoc. Prof. Ouchi, who leads the Observational Cosmology group at ICRR, specializes in observational techniques, pursuing exploration programs aimed at uncovering the most distant galaxies yet to be seen and understanding cosmological events in the early universe.
MEXT Press Release (Japanese)
Observational Cosmology Group