Website of Ryo Tazaki

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About me


I am a JSPS Postdoctral Fellow working on topics of planet formation at Astronomical Institute, Tohoku University, Japan.

I obtained my Ph. D at Kyoto University in March 2017, where I worked with Prof. Hideko Nomura (currently at Tokyo Institute of Technology). Since April 2017, I have started working as a postdoc at Tohoku university, where I am collaborating with Prof. Hidekazu Tanaka.

Research Interests


Astronomical Fields:
  • Protoplanetary disks
  • Exoplanetary Atmosphere
  • Dusty Torus around Active Galactic Nuclei
  • Diffuse and Dence Interstellar medium
More specific keywords:
  • Optical properties of cosmic dust particles
  • Radiative transfer simulations
  • Theory of grain alignment
  • Astromineralogy

Contact Info


Email : rtazaki -at- astr.tohoku.ac.jp
Address: Astronomical Institute, Graduate School of Science Tohoku University, 6-3 Aramaki, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8578, Japan
Office: S502, Science Complex C