School personnel information








Organization 【 display / non-display

  • 2005.10.01 - 2007.03.31, Department of Earth and Space Science, Graduate School of Science, Associate Professor

  • 2007.04.01 - , Department of Earth and Space Science, Graduate School of Science, Associate Professor

Education 【 display / non-display

Kyoto University   Graduated 1997.03

Employment Record 【 display / non-display

National Astronomical Observatory, Assistant Professor 2000.04 - 2005.09

Research topics 【 display / non-display

  • Astrophysics
    Astronomy-related, Theoretical studies related to particle-, nuclear-, cosmic ray and astro-physics

Academic Society Membership 【 display / non-display

  • American Astronomical Society

  • Astronomical Society of Japan

  • The International Astronomical Union


Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Interaction between Molecular Clouds and MeV-TeV Cosmic-ray Protons Escaped from Supernova Remnants, K. Makino, Y. Fujita, K. K. Nobukawa, H. Matsumoto, & Y. Ohira, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan,in press, 2019.07, Papers

  • Halo Concentrations and the New Baseline X-ray Luminosity-Temperature and Mass Relations of Galaxy Clusters, Y. Fujita, & H. Aung, The Astrophysical Journal,875 26, 2019.04, Papers

  • Halo Concentrations and the Fundamental Plane of Galaxy Clusters, Y. Fujita, M. Donahue, S. Ettori, K. Umetsu, E. Rasia, M. Meneghetti, E. Medezinski, N. Okabe, & M. Postman, Galaxies,7 8, 2019.01, Papers

  • Discovery of Kolmogorov-like Magnetic Energy Spectrum in Tycho's Supernova Remnant by Two-point Correlations of Synchrotron Intensity, J. Shimoda, T. Akahori, A. Lazarian, T. Inoue, & Y. Fujita, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society,480 2200, 2018.10, Papers

  • A New Interpretation of the Mass-Temperature Relation and Mass Calibration of Galaxy Clusters Based on the Fundamental Plane, Y. Fujita, K. Umetsu, S. Ettori, E. Rasia, N. Okabe, & M. Meneghetti, The Astrophysical Journal,863 37, 2018.08, Papers

display all >>

Books 【 display / non-display

  • General, One Hundred Years of Astronomy in Japan, 2008.03

Awards 【 display / non-display

  • The PASJ Excellent Paper Award, Yutaka Fujita, Astronomical Society of Japan, 2009.03

Media report 【 display / non-display

  • Uncovering the secret law of the evolution of galaxy clusters, Breitbart News Network,, Scitech Daily, Science Daily, AlphaGalileo, EurekAlert!. The Daily Galaxy, Science Newsline, Epoch Times, Nanowerk,, and others, 2018.04