Makoto Sasaki

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Name
Makoto Sasaki
Affiliation
The University of Tokyo
Section
Institute for Cosmic Ray Research
Job title
Associate Professor

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2007
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Today
Associate Professor, Institute for Cormic Ray Research, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1996
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Mar 2007
Associated Professor, Institute for Cormic Ray Research, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1994
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Mar 1996
Assistant Professor, International Center of Elementary Particle Physics, The University of Tokyo
 
Oct 1991
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Mar 1994
Assistant Professor, International Center of Elementary Particle Physics, Faculty of Science, The University of Tokyo
 

Education

 
Apr 1988
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Sep 1991
Department of Physics Doctoral course, School of Science, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1986
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Mar 1988
Department of Physics Master course, School of Science, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1982
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Mar 1986
Department of Physics, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
 

Published Papers

 
Ashra Neutrino Telescope Array (NTA): Combined Imaging Observation of Astroparticles — For Clear Identification of Cosmic Accelerators and Fundamental Physics Using Cosmic Beams —
Makoto Sasaki*, and Tadashi Kifune† for the NTA Collaboration
JPS Conf. Proc.   15 011013-011020   2017   [Refereed]
In VHEPA (very high energy particle astronomy) 2014 workshop, focused on the next generation explorers for the origin of cosmic rays, held in Kashiwa, Japan, reviewing and discussions were presented on the status of the observation of GeV–TeV phot...
Search for PeV-EeV Tau Neutrinos and Optical Transients from Violent Objects with Ashra-1
Makoto Sasaki
Astroparticle, Particle, Space Physics and Detectors for Physics Applications – Proceedings of the 14th ICATPP Conference on Astroparticle,Particle,Space Physics and Detectors for Physics Applications (Villa Olmo,Como 2014)   112-119   2014
Ashra is a project to build an unconventional optical telescope complex that images a very wide field of view (FOV), covering 77% of the sky, yet with the angle resolution of a few arcmin, with the use of image intensifier and CMOS technology. The...
Prospect towards Survey of Astronomical Nu_tau Sources
George W.-S. Hou, Makoto Sasaki,
THE UNIVERS   2(4) 15-26   2014   [Refereed]
By separating ντ→τ conversion from τ-shower generation, the Earth-skimming ντ method allows for huge target mass and detection volume simultaneously. In part motivated by recent IceCube astrophysical PeV neutrino events, the planned NTA observator...
PHYSICS REPORTS-REVIEW SECTION OF PHYSICS LETTERS   532(4) 119-244   Nov 2013   [Refereed]
Asaoka Yoichi, Sasaki Makoto
ASTROPARTICLE PHYSICS   41 7-16   Jan 2013   [Refereed]
Asaoka Yoichi, Sasaki Makoto
NUCLEAR INSTRUMENTS & METHODS IN PHYSICS RESEARCH SECTION A-ACCELERATORS SPECTROMETERS DETECTORS AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT   647(1) 34-38   Aug 2011   [Refereed]
ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS   736(1)    Jul 2011   [Refereed]
PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS   104(16)    Apr 2010   [Refereed]
ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS   713(1) L64-L68   Apr 2010   [Refereed]
ASTROPARTICLE PHYSICS   32(1) 53-60   Aug 2009   [Refereed]
Abbasi R. U., Abu-Zayyad T., Allen M., Amann J. F., Archbold G., Belov K., Belz J. W., Ben Zvi S. Y., Bergman D. R., Biesiadecka A., Blake S. A., Boyer J. H., Brusova O. A., Burt G. W., Cannon C., Cao Z., Deng W., Fedorova Y., Findlay J., Finley C. B., Gray R. C., Hanlon W. F., Hoffman C. M., Holzscheiter M. H., Hughes G., Huentemeyer P., Ivanov D., Jones B. F., Jui C. C. H., Kim K., Kirn M. A., Knapp B. C., Loh E. C., Maestas M. M., Manago N., Mannel E. J., Marek L. J., Martens K., Matthews J. A. J., Matthews J. N., Moore S. A., O'Neill A., Painter C. A., Perera L., Reil K., Riehle R., Roberts M. D., Rodriguez D., Sasaki M., Schnetzer S. R., Scott L. M., Seman M., Sinnis G., Smith J. D., Snow R., Sokolsky P., Song C., Springer R. W., Stokes B. T., Stratton S. R., Thomas J. R., Thomas S. B., Thomson G. B., Tupa D., Wiencke L. R., Zech A., Zhang X.
ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL   684(2) 790-793   Sep 2008   [Refereed]
Abbasi R. U., Abu-Zayyad T., Allen M., Amman J. F., Archbold G., Belov K., Belz J. W., Ben Zvi S. Y., Bergman D. R., Blake S. A., Brusova O. A., Burt G. W., Cannon C., Cao Z., Connolly B. C., Deng W., Fedorova Y., Finley C. B., Gray R. C., Hanlon W. F., Hoffman C. M., Holzscheiter M. H., Hughes G., Huentemeyer P., Jones B. F., Jui C. C. H., Kim K., Kirn M. A., Loh E. C., Maestas M. M., Manago N., Marek L. J., Martens K., Matthews J. A. J., Matthews J. N., Moore S. A., O'Neill A., Painter C. A., Perera L., Reil K., Riehle R., Roberts M., Rodriguez D., Sasaki N., Schnetzer S. R., Scott L. M., Sinnis G., Smith J. D., Sokolsky P., Song C., Springer R. W., Stokes B. T., Thomas S. B., Thomas J. R., Thomson G. B., Tupa D., Westerhoff S., Wiencke L. R., Zhang X., Zech A.
PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS   100(10)    Mar 2008   [Refereed]
Abbasi R. U., Abu-Zayyad T., Amman J. F., Archbold G. C., Belov K., Blake S. A., Belz J. W., Benzvi S., Bergman D. R., Boyer J. H., Burt G. W., Cao Z., Connolly B. M., Deng W., Fedorova Y., Findlay J., Finley C. B., Gray R. C., Hanlon W. F., Hoffman C. M., Holzscheiter M. H., Hughes G. A., Huentemeyer P., Jones B. F., Jui C. C. H., Kim K., Kirn M. A., Knapp B. C., Loh E. C., Maestas M. M., Manago N., Mannel E. J., Marek L. J., Martins K., Matthews J. A. J., Matthews J. N., Moore S. A., O'Neill A., Painter C. A., Perera L., Reil K., Riehle R., Roberts M., Rodriguez D., Sasaki M., Schnetzer S., Scott L. M., Seman M., Sinnis G., Smith J. D., Sokolsky P., Song C., Springer R. W., Stokes B. T., Thomas J. R., Thomas S. B., Thomson G. B., Tupa D., Westerhoff S., Weincke L. R., Zech A., Zhang X.
ASTROPARTICLE PHYSICS   28(4-5) 385-389   Dec 2007   [Refereed]
Development of an imaging lidar for aerosol monitoring using a wide field-of-view, high-resolution telescope
2007 PACIFIC RIM CONFERENCE ON LASERS AND ELECTRO-OPTICS, VOLS 1-4   55-+   2007   [Refereed]
PHYSICS REPORTS-REVIEW SECTION OF PHYSICS LETTERS   427(5-6) 257-454   May 2006   [Refereed]
ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL   636(2) 680-684   Jan 2006   [Refereed]
Study on machining of large acrylic lens for optical elements
Katsuta Tomonori, Yokomizo Seiichi, Sasaki Makoto
Progress of Machining Technology, Proceedings   507-510   2006   [Refereed]
PHYSICS LETTERS B   619(3-4) 271-280   Jul 2005   [Refereed]
Abbasi RU, Abu-Zayyad T, Amann JF, Archbold G, Atkins R, Bellido JA, Belov K, Belz JW, Ben-Zvi SY, Bergman DR, Boyer JH, Burt GW, Cao Z, Clay RW, Connolly BM, Dawson BR, Deng W, Farrar GR, Fedorova Y, Findlay J, Finley CB, Hanlon WF, Hoffman CM, Holzscheiter MH, Hughes GA, Huntemeyer P, Jui CCH, Kim K, Kirn MA, Knapp BC, Loh EC, Maestas MM, Manago N, Mannel EJ, Marek LJ, Martens K, Matthews JAJ, Matthews JN, O'Neill A, Painter CA, Perera L, Reil K, Riehle R, Roberts MD, Sasaki M, Schnetzer SR, Seman M, Simpson KM, Sinnis G, Smith JD, Snow R, Sokolsky P, Song C, Springer RW, Stokes BT, Thomas JR, Thomas SB, Thomson GB, Tupa D, Westerhoff S, Wiencke LR, Zech A
ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL   623(1) 164-170   Apr 2005   [Refereed]
Abbasi RU, Abu-Zayyad T, Archbold G, Atkins R, Bellido J, Belov K, Belz JW, BenZvi S, Bergman DR, Boyer J, Burt GW, Cao Z, Clay R, Connolly BM, Dawson B, Deng W, Fedorova Y, Findlay J, Finley CB, Hanlon WF, Hughes GA, Huntemeyer P, Jui CCH, Kim K, Kim MA, Knapp B, Loh EC, Maetas MM, Martens K, Martin G, Manago N, Mannel EJ, Matthews JAJ, Matthews JN, O'Neill A, Perera L, Reil K, Riehle R, Roberts MD, Sasaki M, Seman M, Schnetzer SR, Simpson K, Smith JD, Snow R, Sokolsky P, Song C, Springer RW, Stokes BT, Thomas JR, Thomas SB, Thomson GB, Westerhoff S, Wiencke LR, Zech A
ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL   622(2) 910-926   Apr 2005   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Makoto Sasaki
Proceedings of Science      Jan 2017
? Copyright owned by the author(s) under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives 4.0 International License (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). IceCube has reported detection of three events of neutrinos with energies around 1 Pe...
Modern physics, astonishment concept of vacuum
Makoto Sasaki (Cooperation)
Neuton 2016..11      Nov 2016
Highly sensitive and wide area gamma-ray telescope: OLEEV
Makoto Sasaki
CSJ Current Review   23 107-115   Aug 2016
Demonstration of vacuum, evidence of active vacuum
Makoto Sasaki (cooperation)
Newton Supplement      Feb 2015
George Wei Shu Hou, Makoto Sasaki
Proceedings of Science   30-Jul-15    Jan 2015
The recent observation of astrophysical PeV neutrino events by IceCube opens a new chapter in neutrino astronomy, calling for improved point-back abilities and increased sensitivity to fill the gap between IceCube and Auger and probe for PeV-EeV n...
Makoto Sasaki, George Wei-Shu Hou
   Aug 2014
This Letter of Intent (LoI) describes the outline and plan for the Neutrino Telescope Array (NTA) project. High-energy neutrinos provide unique and indisputable evidence for hadronic acceleration. Recently, IceCube has reported astronomical neutri...
佐々木真人
ICRRニュース   (82) 1-6   Jan 2013
Y. Aita, T. Aoki, Y. Asaoka, H. M. Motz, M. Sasaki, C. Abiko, C. Kanokohata, S. Ogawa, H. Shibuya, T. Takada, T. Kimura, J. G. Learned, S. Matsuno, S. Kuze, P. Chang, G. W.S. Hou, Y. B. Hsiung, J. G. Shu, K. Ueno, M. Wang, P. M. Binder, J. Goldman, N. Sugiyama, Y. Watanabe, C. C. Hsu
Proceedings of the 33rd International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2013   2013-October    Jan 2013
? 2013 Sociedade Brasileira de Fisica. All Rights Reserved. The conceptual layout for Ashra Neutrino Telescope Array (Ashra NTA) has three site stations forming a 25 km triangle watching the total air mass surrounded by Mauna Loa, Mauna Kea, and H...
Y. Aita, T. Aoki, Y. Asaoka, H. M. Motz, M. Sasaki, C. Abiko, C. Kanokohata, S. Ogawa, H. Shibuya, T. Takada, T. Kimura, J. G. Learned, S. Matsuno, S. Kuze, P. M. Binder, J. Goldman, N. Sugiyama, Y. Watanabe
Proceedings of the 33rd International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2013   2013-October    Jan 2013
? 2013 Sociedade Brasileira de Fisica. All rights reserved. Highly sophisticated trigger and readout system has been developed for All-sky Survey High Resolution Air-shower (Ashra) detector. Ashra-1 detector has 42 degree diameter field of view. D...
Y. Aita, T. Aoki, Y. Asaoka, H. M. Motz, M. Sasaki, C. Abiko, C. Kanokohata, S. Ogawa, H. Shibuya, T. Takada, T. Kimura, J. G. Learned, S. Matsuno, S. Kuze, P. M. Binder, J. Goldman, N. Sugiyama, Y. Watanabe
Proceedings of the 33rd International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2013   2013-October    Jan 2013
? 2013 Sociedade Brasileira de Fisica. All Rights Reserved. Ashra is a project to build an unconventional optical telescope complex that images a very wide field of view (FOV), covering 77% of the sky, yet with the angle resolution of a few arcmin...
Person Challenge new astronomy to observe with ghost particle neutrinos
Makoto Sasaki
しんぶん赤旗      Dec 2012
Explosion point of Universe, target is very high energy particle
Makoto Sasaki
News paper Akahata (red flag)      Nov 2012
ASAOKA Yoichi, SASAKI Makoto
日本物理學會誌   67(10) 710-714   Oct 2012
We report the first observational search for tau neutrinos (ν_τ) from gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) using one of the Ashra light collectors. The Earth-skimming ν_τ technique of imaging Cherenkov tau showers was applied as a detection method. We set stri...
MASUDA Masataka, SASAKI Makoto
Butsuri   65(3) 195-199   Mar 2010
Quantum electrodynamics predicts that a macroscopic force, called Casimir force, will arise between two conductors from quantized electromagnetic fields. We have measured the Casimir force with a torsion balance, and searched for a force that lies...
M. Masuda, M. Sasaki
Physical Review Letters   102(17) 171101   Apr 2009
We report the search for a nonstandard force by measuring the Casimir forces in the 0.48-6.5μm range. By comparing the data and the theory of the Casimir force, we have obtained constraints for the parameter α of the Yukawa-type deviations from Ne...
ASAOKA Yoichi, SASAKI Makoto
The astronomical herald   102(2) 142-150   Jan 2009
SASAKI Makoto
Butsuri   62(8) 596-603   Aug 2007
Ashra (All-sky Survey High Resolution Air-shower detector) is a project to build an unconventional optical telescope complex that images very wide field of view, covering 80% of the sky, yet with the angle resolution of 1.2 arcsin, sensitive to th...
Vacuum and Inflation Cosmology
Makoto Sasaki (coopereation)
NEWTON SPECIAL Newton Mook      Jun 2007
Katusta.T., Yokomizo.S., Sasaki.M.
Japan Society of Precision Engineering   73(2) 215-219   Feb 2007
An injection molding has generally been used in the production of plastic lenses. However, it is difficult to make the die and optimize the molding conditions for large-sized lenses. In this study, the cutting of a large-sized lens using ultraprec...

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Neutrino Telescope Array (NTA): Multi-astroparticle explorer for PeV-EeV universe - For clear identification of cosmic accelerators and cosmic beam physics
Makoto Sasaki
the 35th International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2017   1 Jan 2017   
Neutrino telescope array (NTA): Prospect towards survey of astronomical ν<inf>τ</inf>sources
George Wei Shu Hou, Makoto Sasaki
the 34th International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2015   1 Jan 2015   
Ashra nta: Towards survey of astronomical tau neutrino sources
Y. Aita, T. Aoki, Y. Asaoka, H. M. Motz, M. Sasaki, C. Abiko, C. Kanokohata, S. Ogawa, H. Shibuya, T. Takada, T. Kimura, J. G. Learned, S. Matsuno, S. Kuze, P. Chang, G. W.S. Hou, Y. B. Hsiung, J. G. Shu, K. Ueno, M. Wang, P. M. Binder, J. Goldman, N. Sugiyama, Y. Watanabe, C. C. Hsu
the 33rd International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2013   1 Jan 2013   
Trigger and readout system for the Ashra-1 detector
Y. Aita, T. Aoki, Y. Asaoka, H. M. Motz, M. Sasaki, C. Abiko, C. Kanokohata, S. Ogawa, H. Shibuya, T. Takada, T. Kimura, J. G. Learned, S. Matsuno, S. Kuze, P. M. Binder, J. Goldman, N. Sugiyama, Y. Watanabe
the 33rd International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2013   1 Jan 2013   
Search for PeV-EeV tau neutrinos and optical transients from violent objects with ashra-1
Y. Aita, T. Aoki, Y. Asaoka, H. M. Motz, M. Sasaki, C. Abiko, C. Kanokohata, S. Ogawa, H. Shibuya, T. Takada, T. Kimura, J. G. Learned, S. Matsuno, S. Kuze, P. M. Binder, J. Goldman, N. Sugiyama, Y. Watanabe
the 33rd International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2013   1 Jan 2013   
22aAT-13 Ashra-1 trigger test observations for atmospheric fluorescence imaging
Aita Y., Oshima H., Ogawa S., Sasaki M., Shibuya H., Sugiyama N., Watanabe Y., Aoki T., Binder P., Goldman J., Hamilton J., Kimura T., Kuze H., Learned J., Matsuno S.
27pSJ-9 Ashra-1 readiness towards the 4th observation
Aita Y., Oshima H., Ogawa S., Sasaki M., Shibuya H., Shimizu H., Sugiyama N., Watanabe Y., Aoki T., Binder P., Goldman J., Hamilton J., Kimura T., Kuze H., Learned J., Matsuno S.
Ashra‐1における大気蛍光トリガーシステムの開発
安彦ちほ, 会田勇一, 青木利文, BINDER P., GOLDMAN J., HAMILTON J., 鹿子畑千也子, 木村孝之, 久世宏明, LEARNED J., 松野茂信, 大島仁, 小川了, 佐々木真人, 渋谷寛, 清水日菜乃, 杉山直, 高田巧磨, 渡邊靖志
Ashra‐I大気蛍光観測のためのトリガー試験観測
安彦ちほ, 青木利文, 浅岡陽一, BINDER P., GOLDMAN J., HAMILTON J., 鹿子畑千也子, 木村孝之, 清水日菜乃, 久世宏明, LEARNED J., 松野茂信, MOTZ H., 小川了, 佐々木真人, 渋谷寛, 杉山直, 高田巧磨, 渡邊靖志
Ashra‐1トリガーセンサーの性能試験
青木利文, 浅岡陽一, 安彦ちほ, BINDER P., GOLDEN J., HAMILTON J., 鹿子畑千也子, 木村孝之, 久世宏明, 清水日菜乃, LEARNED J., 松野茂信, MOLTZ H., 小川了, 佐々木真人, 渋谷寛, 杉山直, 高田巧磨, 渡邉靖志
20pSC-6 Development of atmospheric fluorescence trigger system in Ashra-1
Abiko C., Learned J., Matsuno S., Oshima H., Ogawa S., Sasaki M., Shibuya H., Shimizu H., Sugiyama N., Takada T., Watanabe Y., Aita Y., Aoki T., Binder P., Goldman J., Hamilton J., Kanokohata C., Kimura T., Kuze H.
29pTS-3 Ashra-1 trigger sensor evaluation
Aoki T., Shimizu H., Learned J., Matsuno S., Motz H., Ogawa S., Sasaki M., Shibuya H., Sugiyama N., Takada T., Watanabe Y., Asaoka Y., Abiko C., Binder P., Golden J., Hamilton J., Kanokohata C., Kimura T., Kuze H.
29pTS-2 Ashra-I Trigger test observations for atmospheric fluorescence observation
Abiko C., Kuze H., Learned J., Matsuno S., Motz H., Ogawa S., Sasaki M., Shibuya H., Sugiyama N., Takada T., Watanabe Y., Aoki T., Asaoka Y., Binder P., Goldman J., Hamilton J., Kanokohata C., Kimura T., shimizu H.
Ashra‐1トリガー読み出し較正
会田勇一, 青木利文, 浅岡陽一, 安彦ちほ, BINDER P., GOLDEN J., HAMILTON J., 鹿子畑千也子, 木村孝之, 小暮大輔, 久世宏明, LEARNED J., 増田正孝, 松野茂信, 森元祐介, MOTZ H., 小川了, 佐々木真人, 渋谷寛, 杉山直, 高田巧磨, 辻川弘規, 渡邊靖志
27aBF-2 Ashra-1 trigger readout calibration
Aita Y., Kogure D., Kuze H., Learned J., Masuda M., Matsuno S., Morimoto Y., Motz H., Ogawa S., Sasaki M., Shibuya H., Aoki T., Sugiyama N., Takada T., Tsujikawa H., Watanabe Y., Asaoka Y., Abiko C., Binder P., Golden J., Hamilton J., Kanokohata C., Kimura T.
AshraによるPeV空気シャワー観測
安彦ちほ, 会田勇一, 青木利文, 浅岡陽一, BINDER P., GOLDMAN J., HAMILTON J., 鹿子畑千也子, 木村孝之, 小暮大輔, 久世宏明, LEARNED J., 増田正孝, 松野茂信, 森元祐介, MOTZ H., 小川了, 佐々木真人, 渋谷寛, 杉山直, 高田巧磨, 辻川弘規, 渡邊靖志
13pSN-11 PeV Air Shower Observation using Ashra Detector
Abiko C., Kogure D., Kuze H., Learned J., Masuda M., Matsuno S., Morimoto Y., Motz H, Ogawa S., Sasaki M., Shibuya H., Aita Y., Sugiyama N., Takada T., Tsujikawa H., Watanabe Y., Aoki T., Asaoka Y., Binder P., Golden J., Hamilton J., Kanokohata C., Kimura T.
13pSN-10 Tau Neutrino Search with Ashra
Abiko C., Kogure D., Kuze H., Learned J., Masuda M., Matsuno S, Morimoto Y., Motz H., Ogawa S., Sasaki M., Shibuya H., Aita Y, Sugiyama N., Takada T., Tsujikawa H., Watanabe Y., Aoki T, Asaoka Y., Binder P., Goldman J., Hamilton J, Kanokohata C., Kimura T.
13pSN-9 Observation with Ashra trigger system
Aita Y., Kimura T., Kogure D., Kuze H., Learned J., Masuda M., Matsuno S., Morimoto Y., Motz H., Ogawa S., Ota K., Aoki T, Sasaki M., Shibuya H., Sugiyama N., Takada T., Tsujikawa H., Watanabe Y., Asaoka Y., Abiko C, Asou J., Binder P, Golden J., Hamilton J., Kanokohata C
27aGJ-11 Ashra Observation 03
Aita Y., Kimura T., Kogure D., Kuze H., Learned J., Masuda M., Matsuno S., Morimoto Y., Ogawa S., Ota K., Sasaki M., Aoki T., Shibuya H., Sugiyama N., Tsujikawa H., Watanabe Y., Asaoka Y., Asou J., Binder P., Goldman J., J.Hamilton J.Hamilton, Hirai S., Ito T.

Research Grants & Projects

 
Development of High Sensitivity Wide Area Gamma-ray Telescope
JST: Development of advanced measurement and analysis systems
Project Year: 2013 - 2015    Investigator(s): Makoto Sasaki
Precision measurement of cosmic ray nucleon species by fine imaging direct Cherenkov light
Japan Society for the Promotion Science: r challenging Exploratory Research
Project Year: 2012 - 2014    Investigator(s): Makoto Sasaki
3-Dimensional Real Time Imaging LiDAR (3D-RTIL)
JST: 
Project Year: 2008 - 2011
Very high energy gamma-ray universe map
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: 2007 - 2009    Investigator(s): Makoto Sasaki
Discovery optical observation by all-sky monitoring
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: 2007 - 2009    Investigator(s): Makoto Sasaki
The creation of heuristic optical surveillance astronomy
Heiwa Nakajima Foundation: International academic collaborative research grant
Project Year: 2007 - 2007    Investigator(s): Makoto Sasaki
Precise verification of Casimir force finite temperature correction term with torsion balance
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: 
Project Year: 2005 - 2006    Investigator(s): Makoto Sasaki
Heuristic observation with all-sky survey high resolution air-shower detector
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: 2004 - 2005    Investigator(s): Makoto Sasaki
Pioneering very high energy particle astronomy with all-sky survey high resolution air-shower detector
Japan Science and Technology Agency: the Coordination Fund for Promoting Science and Technology
Project Year: 2003 - 2005    Investigator(s): Makoto Sasaki
Study of short distance interaction with tunneling current sense torsion balance
the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology(MEXT): Scientific Research on Priority Areas
Project Year: 2002 - 2003    Investigator(s): Makoto Sasaki
Study of Casimir force correction term with tunneling electric current probe
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Exploratory Research
Project Year: 2002 - 2003    Investigator(s): Makoto Sasaki
Precision measurement of quantum vacuum field zero-point oscillation force with nano-balance
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Exploratory Research
Project Year: 1999 - 2000    Investigator(s): Makoto Sasaki
Intelligent trigger using digital signal processor in air fluorescence detector
the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology(MEXT): Scientific Research on Priority Areas A
Project Year: 1998 - 1998    Investigator(s): Makoto Sasaki
Search for strange quark as dark matter candidate with reflective mirror telescope
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Exploratory Research
Project Year: 1997 - 1998    Investigator(s): Makoto Sasaki
Developmental research on atmospheric fluorescence sensor equipped with artificial satellite for observation of the highest energy cosmic ray
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: 1997 - 1998    Investigator(s): Makoto Sasaki
Development of precision calibration method for readout gain and timing in optical air-shower detector
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Scientific Research Priority Areas
Project Year: 1997 - 1997    Investigator(s): Makoto Sasaki
Very-high energy particle astronomy with All-sky Survey High Resolution Air-shower detector Ashra
Search for new particles with precision measurement of QED vacuum
Visualization of regional atmospheric circumstance with 3 Dimensional Real Time Imaging Lidar 3D-RTIL