KOBAYASHI Kensei

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Name
KOBAYASHI Kensei
E-mail
kkenseiynu.ac.jp
Affiliation
Yokohama National University
Section
Faculty of Engineering Division of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering
Degree
Doctor of Science
Research funding number
20183808
ORCID ID
0000-0003-2951-1341

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2013
 - 
Mar 2015
Guest Professor, Natinal Institure of Natural Sciences
 
Apr 2003
 - 
Today
Professor, Graduate School, Faculty of Enginnering, Yokohama National University
 
Apr 2002
 - 
Mar 2003
Guest Associate Professor, Institute of Space and Astronautical Science
 
Apr 2001
 - 
Mar 2003
Associate Professor, Graduate School, Faculty of Enginnering, Yokohama National University
 
Oct 1991
 - 
Mar 2001
Associate Professor, Faculty of Enginnering, Yokohama National University
 

Education

 
 
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1982
Graduate School, Division of Science, The University of Tokyo
 
 
 - 
1977
Faculty of Science, The University of Tokyo
 

Committee Memberships

 
2016
 - 
2019
European Astrobiology Network Association  Councilor
 

Published Papers

 
Nucleic Acid Bases in Titan Tholins and Possible Genetic Systems in the Titan Liquidosphere
J. Kawai, Y. Kebukawa, C. P. McKay and K. Kobayashi
Life Science in Space Research   in press   2019   [Refereed]
STXM-XANES analyses of Murchison meteorite samples captured by aerogel after hypervelocity impacts: A potential implication of organic matter degradation for micrometeoroid collection experiments
Y. Kebukawa, K. Okudaira, H. Yabuta, S. Hasegawa, M. Tabata, Y. Furukawa, M. Ito, A. Nakato, A. L. D. Kilcoyne, K. Kobayashi, S. Yokobori, E. Imai, Y. Kawaguchi, H. Yano, and A. Yamagishi
Geochemical Journal   in press   2019   [Refereed]
How we can find aliens in the universe?
Jun Kawai, Yoko Kebukawa, Kensei Kobayashi
Viva Origino   in press   2018   [Refereed]
A. Yamagishi, T. Satoh, A. Miyazawa, Y. Yoshimura, S. Sasaki, K. Kobayashi, Y. Kebukawa, H. Yabuta, H. Mita, E. Imai, T. Naganuma, K. Fujita, T. Usui
Trans. JSASS Aerospace Tech. Japan   16(3) 299-305   2018   [Refereed]
K. Kobayashi, W. D. Geppert, N. Carrasco, N. G. Holm, O. Mousis, M. E. Palumbo, J. H. Waite, N. Watanabe, L. M. Ziurys
Astrobiology   17(8) 786-812   Aug 2017   [Refereed]

Misc

 
How Far Do We Know on the Origin of Life- Approaches from Deep Sea and Space (Book Review)
K. Kobayashi
Japan Geoscience Letters   14(4) 4   Nov 2018   [Invited]
Extraterrestrial Organic Compounds and Their Relevance to Life
K. Kobayashi
Shibutsu Kogaku Kaisho   96(11) 621-625   Nov 2018   [Invited]
Development of Life Detection Microscope (LDM) for life search on Mars
Y. Yoshimura, A. Yamagishi, T. Satoh, A. Miyazawa, E. Imai, S. SasaKI, K. Kobayashi, Y. Kebukawa, H. Yabuta, T. Naganuma, H. Mita, K. Fujita, T. Usui
Planetary People   27(3) 147-151   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Space Exposure of Organics and Microbes and Capture of Cosmic Dusts and Microbes; The Tanpopo Mission
A. Yamagishi, Y. Kawaguchi, S. Yokobori, H. Hashimoto, H. Yano, E. Imai, M. Tabata, K. Kobayashi, H. Mita
Aeronautical and Space Sciences Japan   66(6) 173-179   Jun 2018   [Invited]
Astrobiology: Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?
K. Kobayashi
Seibutsu-no-Kagaku Iden   71(2) 107-113   Mar 2017   [Invited]

Books etc

 
Kensei Kobayashi
Chikumashobo Ltd.   Aug 2016   ISBN:9784480069078
Kensei Kobayashi
Kodansha   May 2013   ISBN:9784061531444
Handbook of Particle Accelerators
Y. Kamiya (Editor in chief), K. Kobayashi ,et al. (Part:Contributor, Section 20.4 Cosmic rays and their roles in origins of life)
Maruzen Press   Apr 2018   ISBN:978-4-621-089
K. Sato, H. Agata, K. Kobayashi, et al. (Part:Joint Work, 05 Kensei Kobayashi)
Kawade Shobo Shinsha   Feb 2017   ISBN:9784309253619
Chemistry, Revised edition
T. Tatsumi, M. Ito, H. Oike, Y. Kubota, K. Kobayashi, T. Shinmyozu, Y. Honma, I. Watanabe, T. Kozasa, N. Shoji, M. Nakagome, H. Mizumura, T. Yatabe, H. Yoneyama, J. Ishida (Part:Joint Work)
Suken Shuppan   Feb 2017   ISBN:9784410811388

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Cosmic Ray-Induced Formation of Super-Complex Amino Acid Precursors in Space [Invited]
K. Kobayashi, S.Enomoto, T. Sato, S. Asano, Y. Kebukawa, S. Yoshida, H. Fukuda and Y. Oguri
Pazzles and Solutions in Astrobiology, ELSI, Tokyo Institute of Technology, May 15, 2018 (Invited Lecture).   15 May 2018   
K. Kobayashi, S.Enomoto, T. Sato, S. Asano, Y. Kebukawa, S. Yoshida, H. Fukuda and Y. Oguri, "Cosmic Ray-Induced Formation of Super-Complex Amino Acid Precursors in Space", Pazzles and Solutions in Astrobiology, ELSI, Tokyo Institute of Technology...
Formation of Amino Acid Precursors in Slightly Reducing Planetary Atmospheres by Solar Energetic Particles from the Young Sun [Invited]
K. Kobayashi, R. Aoki, M. Kinoshita, Y. Kebukawa, H. Shibata, H. Fukuda, Y. Oguri, and V. S. Airapetian
Terrestrial Planets Under the Young Sun: Seeds of Biomolecules, April 12, 2018 (Invited Lecture).   12 Apr 2018   
K. Kobayashi, R. Aoki, M. Kinoshita, Y. Kebukawa, H. Shibata, H. Fukuda, Y. Oguri, and V. S. Airapetian, "Formation of Amino Acid Precursors in Slightly Reducing Planetary Atmospheres by Solar Energetic Particles from the Young Sun", Terrestrial P...
Kensei Kobayashi
RI Science Evolution 2018 (RISE18)   8 Mar 2018   
Unprecedented Zipangu Underworld of the Moon Exploration (UZUME)
J. Haruyama, I. Kawano, T. Kubota, M. Otsuki, T. Nishibori, T. Iwata, Y. Ishihara, Y. Yamamoto, A. Nagamatsu, T. Hasenaka, H. Shimizu, T. Morota, T. Michikami, M. Shirao, H. Miyamoto, K. Kobayshi, S. Yamamoto, Y. Yokota, K. Hashizume, K. Saiki, G. Komatsu,
Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2014   2 May 2014   Japan Geoscience Union
Formation, alteration and delivery of interstellar organics: Verification with experiments
K. Kobayashi, H. Shibata, M. Tamura, K. Takayama, T. Kaneko, H. Fukuda, Y. Oguri, S. Yoshida, K. Kanda, A. Yamagishi, Tanpopo WG
Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2014   28 Apr 2014   Japan Geoscience Union

Works

 
Monitoring of Greenhouse Gases Concentration in Bangkok
The Others   1993

Research Grants & Projects

 
Characterization of Extraterrestrial Amino Acid Precursors by Simulation Experiments and Meteorites Analysis
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): Kensei Kobayashi
Formation of an Astrobiology Research Base Centering around Analyses of Samples of the First Japanese Astrobiology Space Missiion "Tanpopo"
National Institute of Natural Sciences: 
Project Year: Jul 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): K. Kobayashi
Space Exposure of Organics and Microbes and Capture of Cosmic Dusts and Microbes in the Tanpopo Mission
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): A. Yamagishi
Formation of Super-complex Organics in Interstellar Space and Titan Atmosphere by Composite Approaches
National Institutes of Natural Sciences: 
Project Year: 2015 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Kensei Kobayashi
Studies on construction of bioorganic compounds and biological functions in interstellar space by synergy of experiments, observation and calculation
National Institutes of Natural Sciences: 
Project Year: 2014 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): Kensei Kobayashi

Others

 
Jul 2014
Studies on Formation of Bioorganic Compounds and Biofunctions in Space by Synergy of Simulation Experiments, Analysis and Computation
2013
Studies on generation of amino acids and their homochirality in space by synergy of experiments, observation and calculation
Apr 2009
Astrobiology Experiments in Earth Orbit
2002
Search for Ices on Moon
1999
Analysis of Organic Products