Niihara Takafumi

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Name
Niihara Takafumi
Affiliation
The University of Tokyo
Section
Graduate School of Engineering, Department of Systems Innovation C
Job title
Assistant Professor
Degree
Ph.D(The Graduate University for Advanced Studies)
Research funding number
20733679

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2018
   
 
Assistant Professor, School of Engineering, University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2014
 - 
Mar 2018
Project Assistant Professor, 総合研究博物館, University of Tokyo
 
Jul 2013
 - 
Mar 2014
Project Researcher, National Institute of Polar Research
 
Apr 2011
 - 
Apr 2013
Postdoctoral Researcher, Universities Space Research Association-Lunar and Planetary Institute
 
Apr 2011
 - 
Apr 2011
Project Researcher, National Institute of Polar Research
 

Education

 
Apr 2002
 - 
Mar 2006
Science, Yamaguchi University
 
Apr 2006
 - 
Mar 2011
Department of Polar Science, School of Multidisciplinary Science, The Graduate University for Advanced Studies
 

Awards & Honors

 
Oct 2019
2019 JAXA award, JAXA
 
2012
2012 Annual meeting of Meteoritical Society, NASA Cosmochemistry Award, Meteoritical Society
 
2011
2011 Sasagawa Grants for Science Fellows (アメリカ異動のため辞退), Sasagawa Grants
 
2010
2010 Annual meeting of Meteoritical Society, Student Travel grant, Meteoritical Society
 
2009
2009 Annual meeting of Meteoritical Society, Student Travel grant, Meteoritical Society
 

Published Papers

 
Niihara, Takafumi, Beard, Sky P., Swindle, Timothy D., Schaffer, Lillian A., Miyamoto, Hideaki, Kring, David A.
METEORITICS & PLANETARY SCIENCE   54(4) 675-698   Apr 2019
Kazuhisa Fujita⁠, Kosuke Kurosawa, Hidenori Genda, Ryuki Hyodo, Shingo Matsuyama, Akihiko Yamagishi, Takashi Mikouchi, Takafumi Niihara
Life Sciences in Space Research   23 73-84   2019   [Refereed]
Kosuke Kurosawa⁠, Hidenori Genda, Ryuki Hyodo, Akihiko Yamagishi, Takashi Mikouchi, Takafumi Niihara, Shingo Matsuyama, Kazuhisa Fujita
Life Sciences in Space Research   23 85-100   2019   [Refereed]
Data-driven Taxonomy Matching of Asteroid and Meteorite
Yuki Saito, Peng K. Hong, Takafumi Niihara, Hideaki Miyamoto, Kenji Fukumizu
Meteoritics and Planetary Sciene   in press    2019   [Refereed]
Kayama, Masahiro, Nagaoka, Hiroshi, Niihara, Takafumi
MINERALS   8(7) 267   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Phobos environment model and regolith simulant for MMX mission
H. Miyamoto, T. Niihara, K. Wada, K. Ogawa, N. Baresi, P. Abell, E. Asphaug, D. Britt, G. Dodbiba, T. Fujita, K. Fukui, M. Grott, K. Hashiba, R. Hemmi, P. Hong, T. Imada, H. Kikuchi, P. Michel, K. Mogi, T. Nakamura
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 49. #1882, (LPI contribution 2083)      2018   [Refereed]
Occurrence of phosphate minerals in Dark mottled lithology of Zagami
T.Niihara,K. Misawa
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 49. #2652, (LPI contribution 2083)      2018   [Refereed]
Preliminary sulfur isotope studies on Chelyabinsk chondrite
T. Niihara, M. Koike, S. Kagoshima, K. Tanaka, Y. Sano, H. Kaiden
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 49. #1852, (LPI contribution 2083)      2018   [Refereed]
火星隕石が経験した衝撃変成
新原 隆史
日本惑星科学会誌   27(3) 190-196   2018   [Refereed]
Y. Saito, P.K., Hong, T. Niihara, H. Miyamoto, K. Fukumizu
Journal of Physics: Conf. Series   1036 012005   2018   [Refereed]
H. Miyamoto, P. K. Hong, T. Niihara, T.Kuritani, K. Fukumizu, H. Hino, K. Nagata, S, Akaho, J.A.P. Rodriguez, R, Hemmi, S, Sugita, M, Okada
Journal of Physics: Conf. Series   1036 012003   2018   [Refereed]
Lead isotopic systematics of Martian meteorite Zagami
M.Tobita, T. Usui, T. Niihara, K. Misawa, T. Yokoyama
Goldschmidt2017. #3050      2017   [Refereed]
In-Situ Uranium-Lead dating of Zagami and RBT 04261 phosphates by NanoSIMS
T.Morita, Y.Sano, M. Koike, S. Onda, N. Takahata, H. Hiyagon, T. Niihara
Goldschmidt2017. #2084      2017   [Refereed]
Statistical classification of Apollo 16 impact melt using major element compositions
T. Niihara, H. Miyamoto, D.A. Kring
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 48. #1784      2017   [Refereed]
Miyamoto, Hideaki, Niihara, Takafumi, Kuritani, Takeshi, Hong, Peng K., Dohm, James M., Sugita, Seiji
METEORITICS & PLANETARY SCIENCE   51(5) 906-919   May 2016   [Refereed]
Relationship between albedo and reflectance spectra of asteroids
P.K. Hong, H. Miyamoto, T. Niihara, J.M. Dohm
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 47. #1809      2016   [Refereed]
Model for the shock-resetting conditions of uranium-lead systematics of baddeleyite: Implications for martian meteorite chronology
H. Kaiden, K. Misawa, T. Niihara
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 47. #3019      2016   [Refereed]
Petrology and mineralogy of an igneous clast in Northwest Africa 1685: Comparison with alkali-rich igneous rock fragments in Yamato-74442
T. Niihara, K. Misawa, T. Yokoyama
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 47. #1891      2016   [Refereed]
Preliminary report on lead isotopic systematics of Martian meteorite Zagami
M. Tobita, T. Usui, T. Niihara, K. Misawa, T. Yokoyama
Goldschmidt Abstracs, 2015. 3138      2015   [Refereed]
Design and Development of Navigastion/Geological Cameras for a Mars Rover
T. Satoh, H. Miyamoto, T. Niihara, G. Ishigami
30th International Symposium on Space Technology and Science.2015-k-41      2015   [Refereed]
The Mars Plate-Tectonics-Basement Hypothesis
J. M. Dohm, M. G. Spagnuolo, J. P. Williams, C. E. Viviano-Beck, S. Karunatillake, O. Álvarez, R. C. Anderson, H. Miyamoto, V. R. Baker, A. Fairén, W. C. Mahaney, T. M. Hare, S. J. Robbins, T. Niihara, A. Yin, T. Judice, N. Olsen, S. Maruyama
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 46. #1741      2015   [Refereed]
Classification of Meteorites based Purely on Bulk Elemental compositions for Analysis of Data Obtained Through Space Missions
H. Miyamoto, T. Niihara, T. Kuritani, P.K. Hong, J.M. Dohm, S. Sugita
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 46. #1802      2015   [Refereed]
Complicated magmatism of basaltic shergottites: Implications from Pyroxene zoning in Zagami
T. Niihara, K.Misawa, L.E. Nyquist, J. Park, D. Hirata, H. Yamashita, H. Miyamoto
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 46. #1721      2015   [Refereed]
40Ar/39Ar Ages for Maskelynites and K-rich Melt from Olivine-rich Lithology in (Kanagawa) Zagami
J. Park, G.F. Herzog, L.E. Nyquist, F. Lindsay, B. Turrin, C.C. Swisher III, J.S. Delaney, C.-Y. Shih, T. Niihara, K. Misawa
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 44. #2556      2013   [Refereed]
Evidence for Multiple Impact Events from Centimeter-sized Impact Melt Clasts in Apollo 16 Ancient Breccias: Support for Late Stage Heavy Bombardment of the Moon
T. Niihara, S.P. Beard, T.D. Swindle, D. A. Kring
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 44. #2083      2013   [Refereed]
Mineralogical, Chemical, and Isotopic Heterogeneity in Zagami: Evidence for a Complex Petrogenesis
L. E. Nyquist, K. Misawa, C.-Y. Shih, T. Niihara, J. Park
Antarctic Meteorites   36 58-59   2013
Niihara, Takafumi, Kaiden, Hiroshi, Misawa, Keiji, Sekine, Toshimori, Mikouchi, Takashi
EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS   341 195-210   Aug 2012   [Refereed]
U-Pb isotopic systematics on shock-metamorphosed baddeleyite
T. Niihara
Mineralogical Magazine 76. 2169      2012   [Refereed]
Additional Sr Isotopic Heterogenity in Zagami Olivine-rich Lithology
K. Misawa, T. Niihara, C.-Y. Shih, Y. D. Reese, L. E. Nyquist, S. Yoneda, H. Yamashita, D. Hirata
Meteoritics and Planetary Science 47. #5190      2012   [Refereed]
Petrology of Imapct Melt Clasts in Ancient Regolith breccias
T. Niihara, D. A. Kring
Meteoritics and Planetary Science 47. #5074      2012   [Refereed]
Complex Formation Hisory of Highly Evolved basaltic shergottite, Zagami
T. Niihara, K. Misawa, T. Mikouchi, L. E. Nyquist, J. Park, H. Yamashita, D. Hirata
Meteoritics and Planetary Science 47. #5075      2012   [Refereed]
Petrology of an Impact Melt Clast from Lunar Regolith Breccia 60016
L. A. Schaffer, T. Niihara, D. A. Kring
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 43. #1174      2012   [Refereed]
Petrology of the Centimeter-size Imapct Melt Clasts in Ancient Regolith breccia 60016
T. Niihara, D. A. Kring
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 43. #1229      2012   [Refereed]
Possible Origins of Magmatic and Isotopic Heterogeneity in Zagami
L. E. Nyquist, K. Misawa, C.-Y. Shih, T. Niihara, T. Mikouchi
Antarctic Meteorites   35 47-48   2012
Niihara, Takafumi
JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-PLANETS   116(E12008) 12   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Hiroi, Takahiro, Kaiden, Hiroshi, Misawa, Keiji, Niihara, Takafumi, Kojima, Hideyasu, Sasaki, Sho
POLAR SCIENCE   5(3) 337-344   Sep 2011   [Refereed]
Niihara, Takafumi, Imae, Naoya, Misawa, Keiji, Kojima, Hideyasu
POLAR SCIENCE   4(4) 558-573   Jan 2011   [Refereed]
Young Age of Baddeleyite in Enriched Shergottite RBT 04261
T. Niihara, K. Misawa, K. Horie, H. Kaiden
Meteoritics and Planetary Science 45. A152      2010   [Refereed]
Support for a prolonged KREEP magmatism: U-Pb age dating of zircon and baddeleyite in Lunar meteorites NWA 4485
T. Arai, M. Yoshitake, T. Tomiyama, T. Niihara, T. Yokoyama, H. Kaiden, K. Misawa, A. J. Irving
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 41. #2379      2010   [Refereed]
New Design Mega Mount Holder, Application for Extra terrestrial Materials
T. Niihara, O. Tachikawa, K. Horie
International Association for Gondwana Research, Conference Series 10, International Workshop on Zircon Geochronology Abstract Volume, 59-60      2010   [Refereed]
U-Pb Isotope Systematics of Baddeleyite: Implications for Cryatallization Age of Shergottites
T. Niihara, H. Kaiden, K. Misawa, T. Sekine, T. Mikouchi
Antarctic Meteorites   33 60-61   2010
U-Pb age dating and mineralogy of a KREEP basalt clast in Lunar meteorite NWA 4485
T. Arai, M. Yoshitake, T. Tomiyama, T. Niihara, T. Yokoyama, H. Kaiden, K. Misawa, A.J. Irving
Antarctic Meteorites   33 3-4   2010
Shock Metamorphism on Baddeleyite: Implication for U-Pb Isotopic Systematics of Shergottites
T. Niihara, H. Kaiden, K. Misawa, T. Sekine
Meteoritics and Planetary Science 44. A157      2009   [Refereed]
Shock evidence and U-Pb Isotopic systematics of Experimentally Shocked Baddeleyite
T. Niihara, H. Kaiden. K. Misawa. T. Sekine
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 40. #1562      2009   [Refereed]
Petrology and Mineralogy of Impact Melted H Chondrite, LAP 02240
T. Niihara, N. Imae, H. Kojima
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 39. #1856      2008   [Refereed]
新原 隆史, 谷田貝 秀雄
天文教育   19(2) 50-52   Mar 2007   [Refereed]
Petrography of Yamato-791088, a heavily shocked H chondrite
T. Niihara, N. Imae, H. Kojima
Antarctic Meteorites   31 73-74   2007

Misc

 
Uranium-Lead dating and Rare Earth Element analysis of phosphates in Enriched Shergottites using NanoSIMS
T. Morita, M, Koike, Y, Sano, N, Takahata, T. Niihara
JpGU 2018   PPS06-23   2018
Regolith simulant and environment model of Phobos for MMX mision
H. Miyamoto, T. Niihara, K. Wada, K. Ogawa, P. Abell, E. Asphaug, D. Britt, M. Grott, R. Hemmi, P. Michel, P.K. Hong, T. Imada, H. Kikuchi, T. Nakamura
JpGU 2018   PPS02-06   2018   [Invited]
Multivariate analysis of visible to near-infrared reflectance spectra of meteorites and asteroids
P. Hong, Y. Watabiki, T. Niihara, H. Miyamoto, Y. Saito, K. Fukumizu
JpGU-AGU Joint meeting 2017   MGI29-04   2017
Relationship between reflectance spectra of meteorites and asteroids visualized by correlation distance and t-SNE
H. Miyamoto, T. Niihara, P. Hong, H. Hino
JpGU-AGU Joint meeting 2017   MGI29-05   2017
Preliminary measurements on bulk mechanical and electrical properties of meteorite powders
A. Oyanagi, H. Miyamoto, T. Niihara
JpGU-AGU Joint meeting 2017   PPS03-P09   2017

Books etc

 
ミュオグラフィ―21世紀の透視図法
宮本英昭,田中宏幸,新原隆史(編) (Part:Joint Editor)
東京大学総合研究博物館   2015   
Lunar Analogue Training at Meteor Crater, Arizona & the San Francisco Volcanic Field, AZ (Field trip guide)
Kring, D. A., O. Abramov, M. G. Galenas, K. H. Joy, G. Y. Kramer, C. N. Mercer, A. L. Nahm, T. Niihara, T. Öhman, J. F. Rapp, A. J. Shaner, S. Simmons, M. B. Weller, and O. L. White, (O. Abramov (editor)) (Part:Joint Work)
Lunar and Planetary Institute contribution 1618, Houston, TX   2011   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Asteroids’ albedo and reflectance spectra: implication from a comet-asteroid transition object (3200) Phaethon
P.K. Hong, T. Niihara, H. Miyamoto
JpGU 2018   2018   
Nano SIMSによる火星隕石の希土類元素分析手法の開発
森田拓哉、小池みずほ、高畑直人、佐野有司、新原隆史、西尾嘉朗
日本地球化学会2017年度年会   Sep 2017   
フォボスの形成仮説に応じた模擬土壌の開発
宮本英昭、新原隆史、逸見良道、茂木勝郎、羽柴公博、福井勝則、Giergj Dodbiba、藤田豊久、小川和律、和田浩二、中村智樹
2017年度惑星科学会年会   Sep 2017   
Nano SIMSを用いたZagamiとRBT04261中のリン酸塩鉱物のウラン―鉛年代測定
森田拓哉、佐野有司、小池みずほ、音田知希、比屋根肇、高畑直人、新原隆史
日本地球惑星科学連合2017年大会   May 2017   
フォボス内部構造の理解に向けた戦略
宮本英昭、新谷昌人、松本晃治、寺田直樹、西堀俊幸、菊地紘、逸見良道、新原隆史、田中宏幸、小川和律
日本地球惑星科学連合2016年大会   May 2016   

Works

 
T. Niihara, K.H. Joy, D.A. Kring   Software   2013

Research Grants & Projects

 
Sr stable isotopic compositions of martian meteorites
Project Year: Mar 2018       Investigator(s): Niihara Takafumi