Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg

New Gliese Fellow 2023: Dr Tadafumi Matsuno

Dr Tadafumi Matsuno (priv. communication)

Dr Tadafumi Matsuno will start his new position as Gliese Fellow 2023 at the Astronomisches Rechen-Institut (ARI).

He carried out his PhD at the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan and obtained a PhD from The Graduate University for Advanced Studies, SOKENDAI in Japan in 2020. He was awarded a SOKENDAI award for his outstanding PhD research and excellent thesis. He then moved to Kapteyn Institute, University of Groningen in the Netherlands, where he worked for three and half years.

He mainly studies old, low-metallicity stars in the Milky Way to understand the origin of elements and the formation history of the Milky Way. He also contributes to spectroscopic surveys, such as 4MOST, WEAVE, and WST.


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Postal Address
Zentrum für Astronomie der Universität Heidelberg
Astronomisches Rechen-Institut
Mönchhofstr. 12-14
69120 Heidelberg

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