Ryosuke Furui, professor at the University of Tokyo, is a historian working on the early medieval Bengal, especially the socio-economic aspects, and an epigraphist deciphering and editing inscriptions from Bangladesh and the Indian state of West Bengal. The result of his research are now published as
As a member of DHARMA project, Ryosuke Furui will edit and re-edit early Bengal inscriptions and contribute to the online epigraphic database to be constructed through the project. He also hopes to bring out a corpus of these inscriptions. He looks forward to interacting with the members of DHARMA and getting inspiration from these interactions.