Makoto Uemura

Last Updated :2024/02/01

Affiliations, Positions
Hiroshima Astrophysical Science Center, Associate Professor
E-mail
uemuramhiroshima-u.ac.jp

Basic Information

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Science, Kyoto University
  • Master of Science, Kyoto University

Educational Activity

  • [Bachelor Degree Program] School of Science : Physics : Physics
  • [Master's Program] Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering : Division of Advanced Science and Engineering : Physics Program
  • [Doctoral Program] Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering : Division of Advanced Science and Engineering : Physics Program

In Charge of Primary Major Programs

  • Physics

Research Fields

  • Mathematical and physical sciences;Astronomy;Astronomy

Research Keywords

  • variables and astronomical transients
  • astronomical data science
  • astronomy

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • Astronomical Society of Japan, 1999

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Exercise in Physics I
  2. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Exercise in Physics I
  3. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Exercise in Physics II
  4. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 4Term, Exercise in Physics II
  5. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Special Exsecise in Physics A
  6. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Special Exsecise in Physics A
  7. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Special Exsecise in Physics B
  8. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 4Term, Special Exsecise in Physics B
  9. 2023, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 2Term, Astronomy
  10. 2023, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Teaching Contents of Earth Science III
  11. 2023, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Special Study for Graduation A
  12. 2023, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Special Study for Graduation B
  13. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Observational Astronomy in Optical and Near-Infrared Region

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Early Spectroscopy of the 2010 Outburst of U Scorpii, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 62(5), L37-L41, 2010
  2. Characterization of Dwarf Novae Using SDSS Colors, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 64(3), 2012
  3. Multicolor Photometry of an Outburst of a New WZ Sge-Type Dwarf Nova, OT J012059.6+325545, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 65(3), 2013
  4. MINUTE-SCALE RAPID VARIABILITY OF THE OPTICAL POLARIZATION IN THE NARROW-LINE SEYFERT 1 GALAXY PMN J0948+0022, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 775(1), 2013
  5. Photopolarimetric monitoring of 41 blazars in the optical and near-infrared bands with the Kanata telescope, 20091218
  6. Early Spectroscopy of the 2010 Outburst of U Scorpii, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 62(5), L37-L41, 20101025
  7. Prominent Polarized Flares of the Blazars AO 0235+164 and PKS 1510-089, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 63(3), 489-497, 20110625
  8. Photopolarimetric Monitoring of Blazars in the Optical and Near-Infrared Bands with the Kanata Telescope. I. Correlations between Flux, Color, and Polarization, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 63(3), 639-675, 20110625
  9. Characterization of Dwarf Novae Using SDSS Colors, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 64(3), "63-1"-"63-63", 20120625
  10. Period Analysis using the Least Absolute Shrinkage and Selection Operator (Lasso), 64(6), "122-1"-"122-9", 20121225
  11. 18aSX-3 The summary of blazar observation with Fermi and Kanata, Meeting abstracts of the Physical Society of Japan, 66(2), 20110824
  12. Radio to gamma-ray variability study of blazar S5 0716+714, 20130129
  13. aflak: Visual programming environment enabling end-to-end provenance management for the analysis of astronomical datasets, VISUAL INFORMATICS, 3(1), 1-8, 201903
  14. WX Ceti: a closer look at its behaviour in quiescence and outburst, ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 463(3), 1053-1060, 200703
  15. Testing the external-shock model of gamma-ray bursts using the late-time simultaneous optical and X-ray afterglows, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 668(2), L95-L98, 20071020
  16. Simultaneous MITSuME g'RCIC monitoring of S5 0716+714, MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 399(3), 1357-1366, 20091101
  17. Tohoku-Hiroshima-Nagoya planetary spectra library: a method for characterizing planets in the visible to near infrared, ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 507(3), 1649-1658, 200912
  18. EARLY PHASE OBSERVATIONS OF EXTREMELY LUMINOUS TYPE Ia SUPERNOVA 2009dc, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 707(2), L118-L122, 20091220
  19. PKS 1502+106: A NEW AND DISTANT GAMMA-RAY BLAZAR IN OUTBURST DISCOVERED BY THE FERMI LARGE AREA TELESCOPE, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 710(1), 810-827, 20100210
  20. A change in the optical polarization associated with a gamma-ray flare in the blazar 3C 279, NATURE, 463(7283), 919-923, 20100218
  21. THE 2009 DECEMBER GAMMA-RAY FLARE OF 3C 454.3: THE MULTIFREQUENCY CAMPAIGN, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 716(2), L170-L175, 20100620
  22. Infrared/optical-X-ray simultaneous observations of X-ray flares in GRB 071112C and GRB 080506, ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 519, 201009
  23. Optical behavior of GRB 061121 around its X-Ray shallow decay phase, ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 526, 201102
  24. Early Spectroscopy of the 2010 Outburst of U Scorpii, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 62(5), L37-L41, 20100101
  25. Long-term monitoring of the short period SUUMa-type dwarf nova, V844 Herculis, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 59(3), 643-651, 20070101
  26. Photometry of Three Superoutbursts of the SU UMa-Type Dwarf Nova, SW Ursae Majoris, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 61(4), 659-674, 20090101
  27. Suzaku and Multi-Wavelength Observations of OJ 287 during the Periodic Optical Outburst in 2007, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 61(5), 1011-1022, 20090101
  28. Superhump Development during the 2005 Superoutburst of 1RXS J053234+624755, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 61(4), L17-L21, 20090101
  29. Survey of Period Variations of Superhumps in SU UMa-Type Dwarf Novae, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 61, S395-S616, 20090101
  30. Dwarf Novae in the Shortest Orbital Period Regime: II. WZ Sge Stars as the Missing Population near the Period Minimum, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 62(3), 613-620, 20100101
  31. Survey of Period Variations of Superhumps in SU UMa-Type Dwarf Novae. II The Second Year (2009-2010), PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 62(6), 1525-1584, 20100101
  32. Photometric studies of new southern SUUMa-Type dwarf novae, FL trianguli australis and CTCV J0549-4921, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 60(2), 267-273, 20080101
  33. The 2003/2004 superoutburst of SDSS J013701.06-091234.9, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 58(1), 143-152, 20060101
  34. Spectropolarimetric study on circumstellar structure of microquasar LS I+61(circle) 303, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 58(6), 1015-1022, 20060101
  35. Bayesian Approach to Find a Long-Term Trend in Erratic Polarization Variations Observed in Blazars, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 62(1), 69-80, 20100101
  36. Discovery of a WZ sge-type dwarf nova, SDSS j102146.44+234926.3: Unprecedented infrared activity during a rebrightening phase, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 60(2), 227-236, 20080101
  37. Multiband Photopolarimetric Monitoring of an Outburst of the Blazar 3C 454.3 in 2007, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 62(3), 645-652, 20100101
  38. The 2006 November Outburst of EG Aquarii: the SU UMa Nature Revealed, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 60(5), 1151-1158, 20080101
  39. Prominent Polarized Flares of the Blazars AO 0235+164 and PKS 1510-089, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 63(3), 489-497, 20110101
  40. Dwarf Novae in the Shortest Orbital Period Regime. I A New Short Superhump Period Dwarf Nova, OT J055717+683226, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 62(1), 187-199, 20100101
  41. Optical and Near-Infrared Photometric Observation during the Superoutburst of the WZ Sge-Type Dwarf Nova, V455 Andromedae, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 61(5), 1081-1092, 20090101
  42. Optical and Near-Infrared Photometry of Nova V2362 Cyg: Rebrightening Event and Dust Formation, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 62(4), 1103-1108, 20100101
  43. Anti-Correlation of Near-Infrared and X-Ray Variations of the Microquasar GRS 1915+105 in the Soft State, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 61(3), L1-L5, 20090101
  44. Photopolarimetric Monitoring of Blazars in the Optical and Near-Infrared Bands with the Kanata Telescope. I. Correlations between Flux, Color, and Polarization, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 63(3), 639-675, 20110101
  45. The 2003/2004 superoutburst of SDSS J013701.06-091234.9, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 58(1), 143-152, 2006
  46. Spectropolarimetric study on circumstellar structure of microquasar LS I+61(circle) 303, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 58(6), 1015-1022, 2006
  47. Long-term monitoring of the short period SUUMa-type dwarf nova, V844 Herculis, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 59(3), 643-651, 2007
  48. Discovery of a WZ sge-type dwarf nova, SDSS j102146.44+234926.3: Unprecedented infrared activity during a rebrightening phase, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 60(2), 227-236, 2008
  49. Photometric Studies of New Southern SU UMa-Type Dwarf Novae, FL Trianguli Australis and CTCV J0549-4921, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 60(2), 267-273, 20080425
  50. The 2006 November Outburst of EG Aquarii: the SU UMa Nature Revealed, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 60(5), 1151-1158, 2008
  51. Anti-Correlation of Near-Infrared and X-Ray Variations of the Microquasar GRS 1915+105 in the Soft State, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 61(3), L1-L5, 2009
  52. Superhump Development during the 2005 Superoutburst of 1RXS J053234+624755, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 61(4), L17-L21, 2009
  53. Photometry of Three Superoutbursts of the SU UMa-Type Dwarf Nova, SW Ursae Majoris, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 61(4), 659-674, 2009
  54. Suzaku and Multi-Wavelength Observations of OJ 287 during the Periodic Optical Outburst in 2007, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 61(5), 1011-1022, 2009
  55. Optical and Near-Infrared Photometric Observation during the Superoutburst of the WZ Sge-Type Dwarf Nova, V455 Andromedae, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 61(5), 1081-1092, 2009
  56. Survey of Period Variations of Superhumps in SU UMa-Type Dwarf Novae, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 61, S395-S616, 2009
  57. Bayesian Approach to Find a Long-Term Trend in Erratic Polarization Variations Observed in Blazars, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 62(1), 69-80, 20100225
  58. Dwarf Novae in the Shortest Orbital Period Regime. I A New Short Superhump Period Dwarf Nova, OT J055717+683226, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 62(1), 187-199, 2010
  59. Dwarf Novae in the Shortest Orbital Period Regime : II. WZ Sge Stars as the Missing Population near the Period Minimum, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 62(3), 613-620, 20100625
  60. Multiband Photopolarimetric Monitoring of an Outburst of the Blazar 3C 454.3 in 2007, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 62(3), 645-652, 2010
  61. Optical and Near-Infrared Photometry of Nova V2362 Cyg: Rebrightening Event and Dust Formation, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 62(4), 1103-1108, 2010
  62. Early Spectroscopy of the 2010 Outburst of U Scorpii, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 62(5), L37-L41, 2010
  63. Survey of Period Variations of Superhumps in SU UMa-Type Dwarf Novae. II The Second Year (2009-2010), PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 62(6), 1525-1584, 2010
  64. Prominent Polarized Flares of the Blazars AO 0235+164 and PKS 1510-089, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 63(3), 489-497, 2011
  65. Photopolarimetric Monitoring of Blazars in the Optical and Near-Infrared Bands with the Kanata Telescope. I. Correlations between Flux, Color, and Polarization, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 63(3), 639-675, 2011
  66. Multi-Wavelength Photometric and Polarimetric Observations of the Outburst of 3C 454.3 in 2009 December, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 64(3), 20120625
  67. Characterization of Dwarf Novae Using SDSS Colors, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 64(3), 20120625
  68. MULTI-WAVELENGTH OBSERVATIONS OF BLAZAR AO 0235+164 IN THE 2008-2009 FLARING STATE, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 751(2), 20120601
  69. GRB 091208B: FIRST DETECTION OF THE OPTICAL POLARIZATION IN EARLY FORWARD SHOCK EMISSION OF A GAMMA-RAY BURST AFTERGLOW, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 752(1), 20120610
  70. THE STRUCTURE AND EMISSION MODEL OF THE RELATIVISTIC JET IN THE QUASAR 3C 279 INFERRED FROM RADIO TO HIGH-ENERGY gamma-RAY OBSERVATIONS IN 2008-2010, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 754(2), 20120801
  71. The characterization of the distant blazar GB6 J1239+0443 from flaring and low activity periods, MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 425(3), 2015-2026, 201209
  72. Reconstruction of the Structure of Accretion Disks in Dwarf Novae from the Multi-Band Light Curves of Early Superhumps, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 64(5), 20121025
  73. Period Analysis using the Least Absolute Shrinkage and Selection Operator (Lasso), PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 64(6), 20121225
  74. A Study of the Long-Term Spectral Variations of 3C 66A Observed with the Fermi and Kanata Telescopes, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 65(1), 20130225
  75. Radio to gamma-ray variability study of blazar S5 0716+714, ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 552, 201304
  76. DENSE OPTICAL AND NEAR-INFRARED MONITORING OF CTA 102 DURING HIGH STATE IN 2012 WITH OISTER: DETECTION OF INTRA-NIGHT ORPHAN POLARIZED FLUX FLARE"", ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 768(2), 20130510
  77. X-Ray and Optical Monitoring of a Gamma-Ray-Emitting Radio Galaxy, NGC 1275, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 65(2), 20130425
  78. Photopolarimetric Monitoring of the Blazar BL Lac in the Optical and Near-Infrared Bands: Decay of the Long-Lived Component, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 65(2), 20130425
  79. Multicolor Photometry of an Outburst of a New WZ Sge-Type Dwarf Nova, OT J012059.6+325545, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 65(3), 20130625
  80. A LUMINOUS AND FAST-EXPANDING TYPE Ib SUPERNOVA SN 2012au, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 772(2), 20130801
  81. MINUTE-SCALE RAPID VARIABILITY OF THE OPTICAL POLARIZATION IN THE NARROW-LINE SEYFERT 1 GALAXY PMN J0948+0022, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 775(1), 20130920
  82. ANTI-CORRELATED OPTICAL FLUX AND POLARIZATION VARIABILITY IN BL LAC, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 781(1), 20140120
  83. EXTREMELY HIGH POLARIZATION IN THE 2010 OUTBURST OF BLAZAR 3C 454.3, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 784(2), 20140401
  84. Two active states of the narrow-line gamma-ray-loud AGN GB 1310+487, ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 565, 201405
  85. Bin mode estimation methods for Compton camera imaging, NUCLEAR INSTRUMENTS & METHODS IN PHYSICS RESEARCH SECTION A-ACCELERATORS SPECTROMETERS DETECTORS AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT, 760, 46-56, 20141001
  86. EXPLORING THE BLAZAR ZONE IN HIGH-ENERGY FLARES OF FSRQs, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 790(1), 20140720
  87. OPTICAL AND NEAR-INFRARED POLARIMETRY OF HIGHLY REDDENED Type Ia SUPERNOVA 2014J: PECULIAR PROPERTIES OF DUST IN M82, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 795(1), 20141101
  88. Super-resolution imaging with radio interferometry using sparse modeling, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 66(5), 201410
  89. Variable optical polarization during high state in gamma-ray loud, narrow-line Seyfert 1 galaxy 1H 0323+342, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 66(6), 201412
  90. Optical dual-band photometry and spectroscopy of the WZ Sge-type dwarf nova EZ Lyn during the 2010 superoutburst, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 67(1), 201502
  91. Doppler tomography by total variation minimization, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 67(2), 201504
  92. Discovery of a New Dwarf Nova, TSS J022216.4+412259.9 : WZ Sge-Type Dwarf Nova Breaking the Shortest Superhump Period Record, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 58(4), L23-L27, 20060825
  93. Spectropolarimetric Study on Circumstellar Structure of Microquasar LS I + 61°303, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 58(6), 1015-1022, 20061225
  94. Long-Term Monitoring of the Short Period SU UMa-Type Dwarf Nova, V844 Herculis, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 59(3), 643-651, 20070625
  95. Testing the external-shock model of gamma-ray bursts using the late-time simultaneous optical and X-ray afterglows, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 668(2), L95-L98, 2007
  96. Detection of Polarimetric Variations Associated with the Shortest Time-Scale Variability in S5 0716+714, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 60(6), L37-L41, 20081225
  97. Anti-Correlation of Near-Infrared and X-Ray Variations of the Microquasar GRS 1915+105 in the Soft State, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 61(3), L1-L5, 20090625
  98. Optical and Near-Infrared Photometric Observation during the Superoutburst of the WZ Sge-Type Dwarf Nova, V455 Andromedae, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 61(5), 1081-1092, 2009
  99. Superhump Development during the 2005 Superoutburst of 1RXS J053234+624755, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 61(4), L17-L21, 20090825
  100. Early Phase Obserbations of Extermely Luminous Type Ia Supernova 2009dc, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 707(2), 118-122, 20091220
  101. An emergence of a new polarized emission region in blazar Mrk 421 associated with an X-ray flare, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 67(3), 201506
  102. Variable selection for modeling the absolute magnitude at maximum of Type Ia supernovae, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 67(3), 201506
  103. RAPID VARIABILITY OF BLAZAR 3C 279 DURING FLARING STATES IN 2013-2014 WITH JOINT FERMI-LAT, NuSTAR, SWIFT, AND GROUND-BASED MULTI-WAVELENGTH OBSERVATIONS, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 807(1), 20150701
  104. CONCURRENT FORMATION OF CARBON AND SILICATE DUST IN NOVA V1280 SCO, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 817(2), 20160201
  105. Repetitive patterns in rapid optical variations in the nearby black-hole binary V404 Cygni, NATURE, 529(7584), 54-+, 20160113
  106. The origin of UV-optical variability in AGN and test of disc models: XMM-Newton and ground-based observations of NGC 4395, ASTRONOMISCHE NACHRICHTEN, 337(4-5), 500-506, 201605
  107. NO EVIDENCE OF INTRINSIC OPTICAL/NEAR-INFRARED LINEAR POLARIZATION FOR V404 CYGNI DURING ITS BRIGHT OUTBURST IN 2015: BROADBAND MODELING AND CONSTRAINT ON JET PARAMETERS, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 823(1), 20160520
  108. Polarization angle swings in blazars: The case of 3C 279, ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 590, 201606
  109. Exploring the nature of the broadband variability in the flat spectrum radio quasar 3C 273, ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 590, 201606
  110. X-RAY AND OPTICAL CORRELATION OF TYPE I SEYFERT NGC 3516 STUDIED WITH SUZAKU AND JAPANESE GROUND-BASED TELESCOPES, ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 828(2), 20160910
  111. Extraction of Latent Dynamical Structure from Time-Series Spectral Data, JOURNAL OF THE PHYSICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 85(10), 20161015
  112. J-GEM follow-up observations to search for an optical counterpart of the first gravitational wave source GW150914, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 68(4), 201608
  113. TimeTubes: Visualization of Polarization Variations in Blazars, GALAXIES, 4(3), 201609
  114. OISTER optical and near-infrared observations of the super-Chandrasekhar supernova candidate SN 2012dn: Dust emission from the circumstellar shell, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 68(5), 201610
  115. Multiband optical variability of the blazar OJ 287 during its outbursts in 2015-2016, MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 465(4), 4423-4433, 201703
  116. J-GEM follow-up observations of the gravitational wave source GW151226, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 69(1), 201702
  117. The 2006 November Outburst of EG Aquarii : the SU UMa Nature Revealed, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 60(5), 1151-1158, 20081025
  118. Photometry of Three Superoutbursts of the SU UMa-Type Dwarf Nova, SW Ursae Majoris, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 61(4), 659-674, 20090825
  119. Suzaku and Multi-Wavelength Observations of OJ 287 during the Periodic Optical Outburst in 2007, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 61(5), 1011-1022, 20091025
  120. Survey of Period Variations of Superhumps in SU UMa-Type Dwarf Novae, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 61(2), S395-S616, 20091215
  121. Dwarf Novae in the Shortest Orbital Period Regime. I A New Short Superhump Period Dwarf Nova, OT J055717+683226, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 62(1), 187-199, 20100225
  122. Galactic Rotation Derived from OB Stars Using Hipparcos Proper Motions and Radial Velocities, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 52(1), 143-151, 20000225
  123. Discovery of a New Deeply Eclipsing SU UMa-Type Dwarf Nova, IY UMa (=TmzV85), Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 52(2), L9-L13, 20000425
  124. Discovery and Photometric Observation of the Optical Counterpart of a Possible Galactic Halo X-Ray Transient, XTE J1118+480, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 52(4), L15-L20, 20000825
  125. Photometric Observation of a New in-the-Gap SU UMa-Type Dwarf Nova V 725 Aquilae during the 1999 Superoutburst, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 53(3), 539-545, 20010625
  126. The 2000-2001 Superoutburst of the WZ Sge-Type Star RZ Leonis : A Clue to Understanding the Origin of Viscosity in Quiescent Dwarf Nova Disks, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 53(5), 905-913, 20011025
  127. Discovery of a New ER UMa-Type Dwarf Nova IX Draconis, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 53(6), L51-L54, 20011225
  128. Large-Amplitude 2.65-d Oscillation in the VY Scl-Type Star V425 Cassiopeiae, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 53(6), 1185-1190, 20011225
  129. The 1999 Optical Outburst of the Fast X-Ray Nova, V4641 Sagittarii, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 54(1), 95-101, 20020225
  130. Discovery of a Dwarf Nova Breaking the Standard Sequence of Compact Binary Evolution, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 54(2), 15-18, 20020425
  131. Optical Observations of XTE J1118+480 during the 2000 Outburst, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 54(2), 285-298, 20020425
  132. Kilo-Second Qusai-Periodic Oscillation in the Cataclysmic Variable DW Cancri, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 54(2), 299-304, 20020425
  133. Dwarf Nova-Like Outburst of Short-Period Intermediate Polar HT Camelopardalis, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 54(4), 581-587, 20020825
  134. Superhump Evolution in the Ultrashort Period Dwarf Nova 1RXS J232953.9+062814, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 54(4), 599-607, 20020825
  135. Extremely Bright Gamma-ray Burst, GRB 030329, 97(3), 169-175, 20040220
  136. Topics on Black Hole X-Ray Binaries with Small Telescopes, The Astronomical herald, 98(9), 576-582, 20050820
  137. Rapid Optical Fluctuations in the Black Hole Binary V4641 Sagittarii, Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, 54(5), L79-L82, 20021025
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Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Follow-up observations of galactic transients with astroinformatics, Makoto Uemura, IAU-IAA Astrostats & Astroinfo seminar, 2022/01/11, With Invitation, English, IAU Astroinformatics and Astrostatistics Commission, online
  2. Finding Features in Erratic Polarization Variations of Blazars, Uemura, M., Astronomical Polarimetry 2020, 2021/03/22, Without Invitation, English, Higashi-Hiroshima, Japan
  3. Neural network estimation of the pointing error of ASTE using wind data, Uemura, M., ALMA/45m/ASTE Users Meeting 2019, 2019/12/18, Without Invitation, English, Mitaka, Japan
  4. SMALL TELESCOPES FOR SIMULTANEOUS MULTI-WAVELENGTH ASTRONOMY, M. Uemura, Paving the Way to Simultaneous Multi-Wavelength Astronomy, 2015/07/13, With Invitation, English, Leiden
  5. TimeTubes: Visualization of polarization in blazars, Makoto Uemura, Blazars through Sharp Multi-Wavelength Eyes, 2016/05/30, Without Invitation, English, Malaga
  6. High-Dimensional Data-Driven Approach to Type Ia Supernovae, Makoto Uemura, Supernovae through the ages, 2016/08/08, Without Invitation, English, Easter island
  7. High Speed Astronomy in the Era of TMT, Makoto Uemura, TMT Science Forum 2017, 2017/11/07, Without Invitation, English, Mysore
  8. Optical Polarization Rotations in Blazars: A Case Study of PKS 1749+096, Makoto Uemura, Dawn of a new era for black hole jets in active galaxies, 2018/01/25, Without Invitation, English, Sendai

Awards

  1. 2012/07/16, Zeldovich Medal, Committee on Space Research (COSPAR)

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. 2021, 2023
  2. 2021, 2025
  3. KAKENHI, Observational Study of the Process of the Angular Momentum Transfer in the Outermost Region of Accretion Disks in Dwarf Novae, 2007, 2010
  4. KAKENHI, 2006, 2007
  5. KAKENHI, Simultaneous optical and NIR polarimetry of compact objects accompanied with astrophysical jets, 2011, 2013
  6. KAKENHI, Basic development of high sensitivity, large format and inexpensive near-infrared image sensor, 2011, 2013
  7. KAKENHI, Study of the magnetic-field structure in the jet of active galactic nuclei using the time variation in polarization, 2010, 2013
  8. KAKENHI, Observation of the site of particle acceleration near black holes by high-speed spectrosopy, 2007, 2009
  9. KAKENHI, Development of Dedicated Telescope for Observation of Transient & Cataclysmic Astronomical Objects by Using 1.5m Infrared Simulator, 2005, 2007

Social Activities

History as Committee Members

  1. Thirty Meter Telescope International Science Development Teams, 2016/01/08