Centers & Labs

RIKEN SPring-8 Center

Advanced Photon Technology Division

Division Director: Masaki Yamamoto (Ph.D.)
Masaki  Yamamoto(Ph.D.)

Advanced Photon Technology Division focuses on the developments for measurement technologies to make the best use of the SPring-8 synchrotron radiation and the X-ray Free Electron Laser (XFEL) SACLA. Moreover, to contribute to the creation and development of industry using the SPring-8 and the SACLA, we develops utilization systems and makes them used widely.

Related Research Fields

Physics / Engineering / Chemistry / Materials Sciences / Biology & Biochemistry / Molecular Biology & Genetics / Pharmacology & Toxicology / Agricultural Sciences / Plant & Animal Science / Environment & Ecology / Space Science / Geosciences

Research Subjects

  • Research and development technologies to make the best use of Synchrotron Radiation


Contact information

1-1-1 Kouto, Sayo-cho
Sayo-gun, Hyogo
679-5148 Japan

Email: yamamoto [at]

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