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Koizumi Cabinet E-mail Magazine, No.74, December 12, 2002
September 19, 1926|
Toyohashi, Aichi, Japan
|Died||November 12, 2020
|Alma mater||University of Tokyo
University of Rochester
|Known for||Astrophysics, neutrinos|
|Awards||Humboldt Prize (1997)
Wolf Prize in Physics (2000)
Nobel Prize in Physics (2002)
|Institutions||University of Chicago
University of Tokyo
|Doctoral advisor||Morton F. Kaplon|
|Other academic advisors||Shin'ichirō Tomonaga
|Doctoral students||Yoji Totsuka
|Other notable students||Takaaki Kajita|
Masatoshi Koshiba (小柴 昌俊 Koshiba Masatoshi, September 19, 1926 – November 12, 2020) was a Japanese physicist. He was known as one of the founders of Neutrino astronomy. He won the Nobel Prize in Physics with Raymond Davis, Jr. in 2002.
Koshiba died on November 12, 2020 in Tokyo at the age of 94.
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