Colloquium Speaker:    Dr. Yusuke Kawabata
National Astronomical Observatory, Japan

Dr. Yusuke Kawabata is a Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) and is currently working at the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan. He specializes in magnetic field analysis of the solar photosphere and chromosphere using multi-wavelength polarimetric spectroscopic observation data and three-dimensional magnetic field modeling of active regions using nonlinear force-free magnetic field extrapolation.