The University of Tokyo
Department of Applied Physics,
Graduate School of Engineering,
The University of Tokyo
Quantum Metrology Laboratory, Chief Scientist ／ Center of Advanced Photonics(RAP), Extreme Photonics Research Group, Space-Time Engineering Research Team, Team Leader
Born in Sept. 27th ,1964
Education and Qualifications
|1988.03||B. Eng. in Applied Physics, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokyo|
|1990.03||M. Eng. in Applied Physics, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo|
|1994.10||D. Eng. in Applied Physics, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo|
|1991.08-1994.09||Research Associate, Department of Applied Physics, The University of Tokyo.|
|1994.10-1997.03||Visiting scientist, Max-Planck-Institute for Quantum optics, Garching, Germany.|
|1997.10-2002.09||Group leader, ERATO Cooperative Excitation Project, Japan Science and Technology Agency.|
|1999.04-2005.03||Associate Professor, Engineering Research Institute, The University of Tokyo.|
|2005.04-2010.04||Associate Professor, Department of Applied Physics, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo.|
|2005.10-2010.09||Principal Investigator, CREST, Japan Science and Technology Agency.|
|2010.05-present||Professor, Department of Applied Physics, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo.|
|2010.10-2016.3||Research Director, ERATO Katori Innovative Space-Time Project, Japan Science and Technology Agency.|
|2011.04-present||Chief Scientist, Quantum Metrology Laboratory, RIKEN.|
|2014.04-present||Team Leader, Center of Advanced Photonics(RAP), Extreme Photonics Research Group, Space-Time Engineering Research Team, RIKEN.|
|2014.04-present||Distinguished Guest Professor, University of Tübingen|
|2011||The Philipp Franz von Siebold Prize|
|2008||RABI AWARD, "For outstanding contributions to the invention and development of an optical lattice clock"|
|2005||Julius Springer Prize for Applied Physics, "For his pioneering work on ultrahigh precision optical clocks and its enormous impact on basic research as well as on a great variety of applications"|
|2005||European Time and Frequency Award, "For a brilliant break-through in the field of optical frequency standards"|
|2017||Leo Esaki Prize, “Invention and realization of high-precision optical lattice clocks”|
|2016||JSAP Outstanding Achievement Award, "Pioneering Research on Optical Lattice Clocks"|
|2015||Japan Academy Prize, "Invention of the Optical Lattice Clock and its development"|
|2014||Medal with Purple Ribbon|
|2013||Nishina Memorial Prize, "Invention of optical lattice clocks"|
|2013||The 54th Fujihara Award,"Development of High Precision Atomic Clocks by the Invention and Realization of Optical Lattice Clocks"|
|2013||The 53rd Toray Science and Technology Prize, "For his pioneering work on ultrahigh precision atomic clocks by the invention and development of an optical lattice clock"|
|2012||Asahi Prize 2012, "For research on the optical lattice clock."|
|2011||The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Prizes for Science and Technology, Research Category|
|2011||The 12th Optics and Quantum Electronics Achievement Prize (Hiroshi Takuma Award)|
|2010||42th Ichimura Academic Award, Special Prize|
|2006||The 20th IBM Japan science prize|
|2006||Marubun special science award|
|2004||1st JSPS Prize|
|2001||Marubun Research Award|
The Physical Society of Japan, The Japan Society of Applied Physics, The Laser Society of Japan
 T. Takano, M. Takamoto, I. Ushijima, N. Ohmae, T. Akatsuka, A. Yamaguchi, Y. Kuroishi, H. Munekane, B. Miyahara, and H. Katori, Geopotential measurements with synchronously linked optical lattice clocks, Nature Photon. 10, 662 (2016).
 N. Nemitz, T. Ohkubo, M. Takamoto, I. Ushijima, M. Das, N. Ohmae, and H. Katori, Frequency ratio of Yb and Sr clocks with 5×10-17 uncertainty at 150 seconds averaging time, Nature Photon. 10, 258 (2016).
 Yamanaka, K., Ohmae, N., Ushijima, I., Takamoto, M., and Katori, H., "Frequency Ratio of 199Hg and 87Sr Optical Lattice Clocks beyond the SI Limit", Physical Review Letters 114, 230801 (2015)
 Katori, H., Ovsiannikov, V. D., Marmo, S. I., and Palchikov, V. G., "Strategies for reducing the light shift in atomic clocks", Physical Review A 91, 052503 (2015)
 Ushijima, I., Takamoto, M., Das, M., Ohkubo, T., and Katori, H., "Cryogenic optical lattice clocks", Nature Photonics 9, 185-189 (2015)
 Takamoto, M., Takano, T., and Katori, H., "Frequency comparison of optical lattice clocks beyond the Dick limit," Nature Photon. 5, 288-292 (2011).
 Katori, H., "Optical lattice clocks and quantum metrology," Nature Photon 5, 203-210 (2011).
 Katori, H., Hashiguchi, K., Il'inova, E.Y., Ovsiannikov, V. D., "Magic Wavelength to Make Optical Lattice Clocks Insensitive to Atomic Motion," Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 153004 (2009).
 Akatsuka, T., Takamoto, M., and Katori, H., "Optical lattice clocks with non-interacting bosons and fermions", Nature Physics 4, 954-959 (2008)
 Hachisu, H., Miyagishi, K., Porsev, S. G., Derevianko, A., Ovsiannikov, V. D., Pal'chikov, V.G., Takamoto, M., and Katori, H., "Trapping of Neutral Mercury Atoms and Prospects for Optical Lattice Clocks," Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 053001 (2008).
 Takamoto, M., Hong, F.L., Higashi, R., and Katori, H., "An optical lattice clock," Nature 435, 321-324 (2005).
 Katori, H., Takamoto, M., Pal'chikov, V. G., and Ovsiannikov, V. D., "Ultrastable Optical Clock with Neutral Atoms in an Engineered Light Shift Trap," Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 173005 (2003).
 H. Katori, "Spectroscopy of strontium atoms in the Lamb-Dicke confinement," in the 6th Symposium on Frequency Standards and Metrology, edited by Patric Gill (World Scientific, Singapore, 2002), pp. 323-330.（光格子時計の最初の提案）
 H. Katori, T. Ido, and M. K.-Gonokami, "Optimal design of dipole potentials for efficient loading of Sr atoms," J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., 68, 2479-2482 (1999).（日本物理学会第6回論文賞）
 H. Katori, T. Ido, Y. Isoya, and M. K.-Gonokami, "Magneto-optical trapping and cooling of strontium atoms down to the photon recoil temperature," Phys. Rev. Lett., 82, 1116-1119 (1999).