Kei Hirose

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Kei Hirose
The University of Tokyo
Graduate School of Science

Research Areas


Awards & Honors

Fellow of Japan Geoscience Union (JpGU)
Fujihara Award
Geochemical Fellow_(European Association of Geochemistry and Geochemical Society)
Japan Academy Prize
Science Innovation Award _ Ringwood Medal_(European Association of Geochemistry)
Fellow of American Geophysical Union (AGU)
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Award
Japan IBM Science Prize
Thomson Scientific Research Front Award
Inoue Prize for Science
Commendation by the Minister of MEXT, Japan, The Young Scientists’ Prize

Published Papers

Caracas, R., Hirose, K., Nomura, R., Ballmer, M.D.
Earth and Planetary Science Letters   516 202-211   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
Mashino, I., Miozzi, F., Hirose, K., Morard, G., Sinmyo, R.
Earth and Planetary Science Letters   515 135-144   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
Tateno, S., Komabayashi, T., Hirose, K., Hirao, N., Ohishi, Y.
American Mineralogist      May 2019   [Refereed]
Hirose, K., Tagawa, S., Sinmyo, R., Morard, G., Ohishi, Y. Genda, H.
Geophysical Research Letters   46    May 2019   [Refereed]
Yokoo, S., Hirose, K., Sinmyo, R., Tagawa, S.
Geophysical Research Letters   46 45-52   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Kusakabe, M., Hirose, K., Sinmyo, R., Kuwayama, Y., Ohishi, Y., Helffrich, G.
Journal of Geophysical Research, Solid Earth   124    Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Hasegawa, A., Ohta, K., Yagi, T., Hirose, K., Okuda, Y., Kondo, T.
Comptes Rendus Geoscience   351 229-235   2019   [Refereed]
Ohta, K., Suehiro, S., Hirose, K., Ohishi, Y.
Comptes Rendus Geoscience   351 147-153   2019   [Refereed]
Badro James, Aubert Julien, Hirose Kei, Nomura Ryuichi, Blanchard Ingrid, Borensztajn Stephan, Siebert Julien
GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS   45(24) 13240-13248   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Ohta Kenji, Nishihara Yu, Sato Yuki, Hirose Kei, Yagi Takashi, Kawaguchi Saori I, Hirao Naohisa, Ohishi Yasuo
FRONTIERS IN EARTH SCIENCE   6    Nov 2018   [Refereed]


Sinmyo Ryosuke, Hirose Kei, Ohishi Yasuo
Abstracts of Annual Meeting of the Geochemical Society of Japan   65    2018
廣瀬 敬
ふぇらむ = Bulletin of the Iron and Steel Institute of Japan : (一社)日本鉄鋼協会会報   22(12) 660-664   2017
Tagawa Shoh, Ohta Kenji, Hirose Kei, Kato Chie, Oishi Yasuo
Geophysical Research Letters   (43)    Mar 2016
Phase transition and melting in the deep lower mantle
Hirose, K.
AGU monograph "Deep Earth: Physics and Chemistry of the Lower Mantle and Core"   209-224   2016
Fractional melting and freezing in the deep mantle and implications for the formation of a basal magma ocean, in “Early Earth: Accretion and Differentiation”
Labrosse, S., Hernlund, J., Hirose, K.
AGU monograph   212 111-130   2015

Books etc

Mineralogy of the deep mantle – the post-perovskite phase and its geophysical significance, In: Gerald Schubert (editor- in-chief)
Hirose, K., Wentzcovitch, R., Yuen, D.
Treatise on Geophysics, 2nd edition, Vol 2. Oxford: Elsevier   2015   
Post-perovskite phase transition and the nature of D” layer, In: Superplumes: Beyond Plate Tectonics, edited by D. A. Yuen, S. Maruyama, S. Karato, and B. F. Windley
Kei Hirose
Springer   2007   

Conference Activities & Talks

Exsolution of SiO2 crystals and silicate melt from the liquid core: Implications for the origins of mid-lower mantle scatters and the ultra-low velocity zone above the CMB [Invited]
Hirose, K.
AGU Fall Meeting 2018   2018   
Core composition?-Constraints from melting phase relations in binary and ternary iron alloy systems (keynote)
Hirose, K.
The 16th Symposium of SEDI   2018   
Chemical Evolution and the Present-Day Composition of the Liquid Outer Core [Invited]
Hirose, K.
Gordon Research Conference 2017   2017   
Hydrogen in the core? [Invited]
Hirose, K. et al.
AGU 2016 Fall meeting   2016   
Crystallization of SiO2 in the core and [Invited]
Hirose, K., Morard,G., Sinmyo, R., Hernlund, J.
CIDER 2016 Community Workshop   2016