Division of Natural Environmental Science

Diverse understanding of the natural environment, mutual motivation between different fields, environmental physics, material environment, geological environment, biological environment


Name E-Mail/Personal Site Title Research Field/Research Interest
AOKI Shigeki
(青木 茂樹)
aoki [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Personal Site
Professor Elementary Particle Physics, Cosmic-ray Physics

neutrino experiment, Cosmic gamma-ray observation

(蘆田 弘樹)
hiroki_ashida [at] people.kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor
EBARA Yasuhito
(江原 靖人)
ebara [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor Bioorganic Chemistry

Functional modified-Nucleic Acids
Synthesis of modified nucleic acids that inhibit virus infection
Synthetic Biology

ITOH Masayuki
(伊藤 真之)
mitoh [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor Astrophysics, Science Education

(1) Radon gas emission on the lunar surface,
(2) Mission planning for a hard X-ray survey observation of the universe,
(3) Participatory action research of systems to promote communication and cooperation of citizens and scientists

MINAMOTO Toshifumi
(源 利文)
minamoto [at] people.kobe-u.ac.jp
Personal Site
Associate Professor Aquatic ecology,Environmental physiology

We develop environmental nucleic acids (ENA) technologies and apply them to clarify the inter-relationship between human activities and ecosystems.

(大串 健一)
ohkushi [at] penguin.kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor Geology, Paleontology

Quaternary Paleoceanography

SATO Harumi
(佐藤 春実)
hsato [at] tiger.kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor polymer chemistry, Polymer Physics

Crystal Structure and Physical Properties of Biodegradable Polymer

TAKAMI Yasuoki
(高見 泰興)
takami [at] people.kobe-u.ac.jp
Personal Site
Associate Professor Evolutionary biology

Sexual selection and speciation

TANAKA Shigenori
(田中 成典)
tanaka2 [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Personal Site
Professor Theoretical Life Science, Computational Biology

Theoretical Life Science, Computational Biology

TANI Atsushi
(谷 篤史)
tani [at] carp.kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor Planetary Environmental Physics

We study material sciences under ultraviolet, plasma, or radiation exposure to understand earth and planetary environment.

(丑丸 敦史)
ushimaru [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Personal Site
Professor Plant Ecology, Urban Ecology, Biodiversity Science

Plant-pollinator interaction, Conservation of rare plant and animal species