Division of Natural Environmental Science

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

Staff

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

ASHIDA Hiroki
(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.

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

Quaternary Paleoceanography

SATO Harumi
(佐藤 春実)
hsato [at] tiger.kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate 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.

TERAKADO Yasutaka
(寺門 靖高)
terakado [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor Environmental geochemistry

Environmental geochemical study of various Earth surface materials such as river waters, biominerals, and rocks and minerals of crustal constituents using chemical element concentrations and isotopic compositions.

USHIMARU Atushi
(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