ブリーフ博士, Dr. Brief
The father of Bulma Dr. Briefs is an elderly brilliant and eccentric scientist. He is one of the smartest men in the world. Dr. Briefs is the founder of Capsule Corporation and the man responsible for the invention of the HoiPoi Capsules which can shrink inanimate objects down to pocket sized capsule of namesake. He is easygoing and friendly. Dr. Briefs rarely leaves his home even if he knows hell die in the Buu Saga he and his wife refuse to leave their pets even after Capsule Corp. has been specifically targeted for destruction they know they can always be wished back and he can often be found tinkering on a number of complicated gadgets while surrounded by his beloved pets. His favorite pet is a small black cat named Tama in the original anime and Scratch in the FUNimation dub.