Shinsuke Fujioka is a professor at the Institute of Laser Engineering, Osaka University, Japan. He is also a visiting professor at the National Institute for Fusion Science, Japan. Fujioka obtained his PhD from the Graduate School of Engineering at Osaka University in 2005. Before he became a professor, he was an assistant professor and associate professor also at the Institute of Laser Engineering, Osaka University. He was a visiting scientist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, California, in 2017. Currently, he works on problems related to developing proof-of-principle methods for fast ignition schemes for inertial energy.