General Information

写真a

IMAI Hiroshi


Position

Associate Professor

Research Fields, Keywords

radio astronomy, cosmic masers, VLBI, pulsating stars, star formation, the Milky Way Galaxy

Homepage URL

http://milkyway.sci.kagoshima-u.ac.jp/~imai/

Profile

Study on cosmic maser sources, such long period pulsating stars, star forming regions, the Milky Way Galaxy, and the Magellanic Clouds, through very long baseline interferometry (VLBI) observation, with development study on VLBI data analysis.

Academic Career at Kagoshima Univ. 【 display / non-display

  • Kagoshima University Graduate School of Science and Engineering (Science) Physics and Astronomy Course, Assistant Professor, 2003.09 - 2008.02

  • Kagoshima University Research Field in Science, Science and Engineering Area Graduate School of Science and Engineering (Science) Physics and Astronomy Course, Associate Professor, 2008.03 - 2018.03

  • Kagoshima University Research Field in General Educathion, Integrated Arts and Sciences Area Center for General Education, Institute for Comprehensive Education First-Year and Liberal Arts Educathion Section, Associate Professor, 2018.04 -

External Career 【 display / non-display

  • Square Kilometre Array Organization Science Team, Visiting Researcher, 2017.06 - 2017.07

  • Square Kilometre Array Organization Science Team, Visiting Researcher, 2016.01 - 2016.03

  • National Astronomical Observatory of Japan Mizusawa VLBI Observatory, Visiting Associate Professor, 2013.04 - 2015.03

  • International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research, Visiting Associate Professor, 2012.02 - 2013.01

  • National Astronomical Observatory of Japan Mizusawa VLBI Observatory, Visiting Associate Professor, 2011.04 - 2012.03

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Academic Society Affiliations 【 display / non-display

  • NAOJ VLBI Science Advisory Committee, 2018.08 - 2020.07, JAPAN

  • NAOJ ALMA Science Advisory Committee, 2018.08 - 2020.07, JAPAN

  • NAOJ VLBI Time Allocation Committee, 2018.08 - 2019.07, JAPAN

  • NAOJ Radio Astronomy Frequncy Management Committee, 2018.08 - 2020.07, JAPAN

  • NAOJ Radio Astronomy Frequncy Management Committee, 2004.08 - 2019.07, JAPAN

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Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification) 【 display / non-display

  • Astronomy

  • Other

  • Other

 

Papers 【 display / non-display

  • English, Accurate OH Maser Positions. II. The Galactic Center Region, The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, vol.239 (pp.15 - ) , 2018.11, Hai-Hua Qiao, Andrew J. Walsh, Shari L. Breen, José F. Gómez, Joann R. Dawson, Hiroshi Imai, Simon P. Ellingsen, James A. Green, Zhi-Qiang Shen

    DOI:20181100, Research paper (scientific journal), Peer reviewed, Multiple Authorship

  • English, Rapidly evolving episodic outflow in IRAS 18113−2503: clues to the ejection mechanism of the fastest water fountain, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol.482 (pp.L40 - L45) , 2018.10, Orosz, G., Gómez, J.F., Imai, H., Tafoya, D., Torrelles, J.M., Burns, R.A., Frau, P., Guerrero, M.A, Miranda, L.F., Perez-Torres, M.A., Ramos-Larios, G., Rizzo, J.R., Suárez, O., Uscanga, L.

    Research paper (scientific journal), Peer reviewed, Multiple Authorship

  • English, Astrometrically registered maps of H2O and SiO masers toward VX Sagittarii, Nature Communications, vol.8 (pp.2534 - ) , 2018.08, Cho, S.-H., Yoon, D.-H., Yun, Y.-J., Choi, Y.-K., Dodson, R., Rioja, M., Kim, J.-H., Imai, H., Kim, D.-J., Yang H., Byun D.-Y.

    Research paper (scientific journal), Peer reviewed, Multiple Authorship

  • English, Maser Astrometry and Galactic Structure Study with VLBI, IAU Symposium 336, vol.336 (pp.162 - 167) , 2018.08, Mareki Honma, Hiroshi Imai 他

    DOI:20180800, Research paper (international conference proceedings), Peer reviewed, Multiple Authorship

  • English, MultiView High Precision VLBI Astrometry at Low Frequencies, IAU Symposium 336, vol.336 (pp.439 - 442) , 2018.08, M. Rioja, R. Dodson, G. Orosz, G. H. Imai

    Research paper (international conference proceedings), Peer reviewed, Single Author

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • English, Hope on GHz-band width signal recording and 100 k-channel spectroscopy for VLBI imaging of astronomical maser sources, NICT IVS Technology Development Center News, 2013.09, Hiroshi Imai

    Report, Single Author

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research 【 display / non-display

  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(A),2016.04 - 2020.03,Hiroshi Imai

  • Grant-in-Aid for challenging Exploratory Research,2013.04 - 2016.03,Hiroshi Imai

  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(C),2008.04 - 2010.03,Hiroshi Imai

  • Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists(B),2006.04 - 2007.03,Hiroshi Imai

Other external funds procured 【 display / non-display

  • JSPS Invitation Program for Foreign Researcer,2018.03 - 2018.04,Exploration of direct tracking techniques for rapid evolution of interstellar regions,Hiroshi Imai

    Other Ministries

Joint Research activities 【 display / non-display

  • HINOTORI (Hybrid Installation Project in Nobeyama, Triple-band Oriented), 2015.10 - 2020.03, Collaboration in Japan

 
 

Academic Activity 【 display / non-display

  • NAOJ ALMA Science Advisory Committee, 2018.08 - 2020.07

  • NAOJ VLBI Time Allocation Committee, 2018.08 - 2020.07

  • NAOJ Radio Astronomy Frequncy Management Committee, 2018.08 - 2020.07

  • NAOJ VLBI Science Advisory Committee, 2018.08 - 2020.07

  • NAOJ ALMA Science Advisory Committee, Japan ALMA Science Advisory Committee, 2014.08 - 2018.07

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