For Students

In 2015, there are 2 graduate students in a master's course and 5 students in a doctor's course of the Department of Physics, University of Tokyo and they are conducting their research in the Kamioka Observatory.

If you are interested in studying in the Kamioka Observatory, please contact us.

Usage of Images

Copyrights of all images on this web site belong to Kamioka Observatory, ICRR (Institute for Cosmic Ray Research),The University of Tokyo.

The images can be used for your publication under the conditions, described here.

Visit to Kamioka Observatory

We are sorry, but we cannot accept general visitors in terms of safety management in the mine

However, the group related to the education and the scientific research might be acceptable after considering.

If your group would like to visit, please send

desired date, the purpose of visit, the explanation of your group, the number of the group, your name, your address, your e-mail address, your phone number and the names of all members by email (

We will let you know if it is acceptable or not by e-mail.

*** The Super-K water tank is closed and anyone cannot see inside of the Super-K water tank.

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Higashi-Mozumi 456, Kamioka-cho, Hida-city Gifu 506-1205, Japan

0578-85-2116, 0578-85-9620 (Office)

0578-85-2121, 0578-85-9640