Rei Takahashi

Doctor course student

WINGS-CFS course student

City/country of origin
California, U.S.A.
Watching movies, listening to music, eating with friends and family.
Places You Like
Disneyland and the left side of the sofa back home.
Where for a big vacation
I want to travel and see different parts of Japan. Currently my goal is to expand my horizon beyond the train stations I use to commute to campus.
What are your strong points?
Being a good listener. I really enjoy learning about other people’s stories and backgrounds.
Music: what is some intense music for intense lab work?
I have different phases but currently it is Unison Square Garden’s 10% roll, 10% romance.
What are people in the lab doing?
Discussing in different languages and working on experiments.
What was surprising about the suga lab
There are so many benches and freezers! I also had never seen an aluminum block until joining the Suga Lab.
Original motivation towards science?
Being able to understand everyday phenomena with science.
A few words for future lab mates
Ask lots of questions!
Science is…….
Discovering the beauty and complexity of the world we live in.

Education & professional career

B. Sc., Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo Principal Investigator Dr. Steven P. Wilkinson


Contact info

    • E-mail… reitaka"at"chem.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp (change "at" to @)