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Associate Professor    Shibata, Katsunori

Research Field

  • Radio Astronomy, VLBI, Evolved stars

Brief Introduction of Research

  • Observational study of Evolved stars. Management of the operation of VLBI array called VERA (VLBI Exploration of Radio Astrometry). Development of operation software for VERA. Construction of VLBI network in the east Asia.

Main Research Achievements

  • SHIBATA, Katsunori M et al.
    "First mm-VLBI Observations between the TRAO 14-m and the NRO 45-m Telescopes: Observations of 86 GHz SiO Masers in VY Canis Majoris",
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, Vol.56, No.3, pp. 475-480, 2004.

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