Postdoctoral Research Fellows

Tapas Baug


KIAA postdoc
Office: 401
Email: tapas@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Galactic open clusters, Galactic high mass star-forming regions, Wolf-Rayet stars, High angular resolution of late-type stars.

Anupam Bhardwaj


KIAA Fellow
Office: 401
Email: abhardwaj@pku.edu.cn.
Research interests: Variable stars, Stellar evolution and pulsation, extragalactic distance scale, Resolved stellar populations in nearby galaxies, Milky Way Bulge

Subhash Bose


KIAA Postdoc
Office: 218
Email: bose@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Supernovae, supernova distance scale, supernova-CSM interaction

Nicolas Caballero


KIAA postdoc
Office: 407
Email: caballero.astro@gmail.com
Research interests: Precision pulsar timing, Pulsar timing arrays, Gravitational waves, Noise analysis, tests of gravity theories with pulsar timing

Chandrachur Chakraborty


KIAA postdoc
Office: 215
Email: chandra@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: General Relativity with applications to Astrophysics: High energy astrophysical phenomena, Accretion mechanism in strong gravity, Black holes, Naked singularities, Pulsars

Min Du (杜敏)


KIAA Fellow
Office: 218
Email: dumin@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: galaxy formation and evolution, dwarf galaxies, co-evolution of black holes and host galaxies, barred galaxies, numerical simulation

John Graham


KIAA Fellow
Office: 401
Email: graham@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Gamma-Ray Bursts, Host Galaxies, Metallicity, Star Formation, Population Statistics, Transients, Supernovae, Unknown ToO’s, Galaxy Morphology, Astrometry, Nod & Shuffle Spectroscopy, Multiband Dichroic Imaging

Kexin Guo(郭可欣)


KIAA Postdoc
Office: 407
Email: kxguo@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: galaxy formation and evolution

Jincheng Guo(郭金承)


DOA Postdoc
Office: 215
Email: jincheng.guo@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Multi-wavelength observation of Compact objects. White dwarf, Debris disk; Black hole; Soft X-ray sources; Structure and evolution of the Milky Way.

Jongsuk Hong


KIAA Fellow
Office: 407
Email: jongsuk.hong@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Stellar dynamics, globular clusters, multiple populations, gravitational waves, numerical simulations.

Ravi Joshi


KIAA Fellow
Office: 401
Email: rjoshi [at] pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Active Galaxies and Quasars, Quasar Absorption line, Quasar Feedback, Continuum Variability in Active Galaxies, Connection between gas and galaxies, Intergalactic Medium.

Yonghwi Kim


KIAA Fellow
Office: K215
Email: yonghwi.kim[at]gmail.com
Research interests: Galaxy formation and evolution, Gas Dynamics in Disk Galaxies and Galaxy Clusters, Instability Processes of Spiral Shocks, Hydrodynamic and Magnetohydrodynamic Simulations

Youkyung Ko


DoA Postdoc
Office: 407
Email: youkyung.ko@gmail.com, Email: ykko@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: galaxy formation and evolution, globular cluster systems, merger remnant galaxies

Ye Li (李晔)


KIAA Fellow
Office: 407
Email: liye_kiaa@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: high-energy astrophysics, Gamma-Ray Bursts, Fast Radio Bursts, Active Galactic Nuclei

Alessia Longobardi


KIAA Fellow
Office: 407
Email: alongobardi@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: formation and evolution of extended halos around galaxies in galaxies cluster, age, metallicity, and IMF studies

Toky Herimandimby Randriamampandry


KIAA postdoc
Office: 401
Email: rtoky@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: dynamics and kinematics of nearby disk galaxies;Non-circular motions in barred spiral galaxies

Li Shao(邵立)


ANU-KIAA Fellow
Office: 401
Email: lishao [at] pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Active galactic nuclei, active galaxies, galaxy evolution, star formation, infrared astronomy, high energy astronomy

Jingjing Shi (史晶晶)


KIAA Fellow
Office: 218
Email: 1706389186@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Galaxy formation and evolution, numerical simulations, galaxy clustering.

Sonali Sachdeva


KIAA postdoc
Office: 401
Email: sonali@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Determination of galaxy morphology, change in the structure of galaxies over cosmic time, mechanisms responsible for the growth of disc and bulge component in galaxies.

Shu Wang(王舒)


KIAA Fellow
Office: 215
Email: shuwang@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Interstellar UV, optical, IR extinction law and its variation with environments, "Anomalous" extinction and dust properties, Interstellar grain models, PAHs, sub-millimeter excess of dwarf galaxies

Chun Wang (王春)


DoA Postdoc
Email: wchun@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Chemical and dynamical evolution of the Milky Way, stellar parameters, empirical spectral library

Kai Wang (王凯)


DoA Postdoc
Office: 407
Email: kaiwang@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Gamma-Ray Bursts,cosmic radiation

Yanxia Xie (谢艳霞)


KIAA Postdoc
Office: 307
Email: yanxia.xie@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: The Infrared Properties and Dust Content in Active Galaxies

Xiaolong Yang (杨小龙)


KIAA postdoc
Office: 401
Email: yxl@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Active galactic nuclei, Supermassive binary black holes, Very long baseline interferometry

Yuanpei Yang(杨元培)


KIAA - CAS Fellow
Office: 407
Email: yuanpeiyang@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Research interests: high-energy astrophysics, neutron stars, magnetars, fast radio bursts, gamma-ray bursts, electromagnetic counterparts of gravitational wave sources.

Su Yao(姚苏)


KIAA -CAS Fellow
Office: 407
Email: yaosu@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Active galactic nuclei, Supermassive black holes, Accretion and jets

Hassen Yesuf


KIAA-Kavli IPMU Fellow
Office: 215
Email: hyesuf@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: Galaxy formation & evolution (star formation, AGN feedback, post-starburst galaxies, and etc), gas in galaxies (galactic winds, circumgalactic medium, and molecular gas), and applications of Statistics and Machine Learning to astrophysical data.

Dongyao Zhao (赵冬瑶)


KIAA Postdoc
Office: 307
Email: zdymoon@pku.edu.cn
Research interests: galaxy morphology and decomposition; AGNs; brightest cluster galaxies (BCGs); galaxy clusters

Former Postdoc

Name Term of Employment Current Unit

Ming-yi Lin (林明仪)

KIAA postdoc (2017-11 to 2018-06) ASIAA, Postdoc

Yang Huang (黄样)

DoA postdoc, LAMOST Fellow (2016-11 to 2018-05) Faculty, Yunnan University

Kohei Hayashi

KIAA Fellow (2016-10 to 2017-09) National Astronomical Observatory of Japan

Claudio Ricci

Chile-China Postdoc Fellow (2016-03 to 2018-03) Universidad Diego Portales, Faculty

Xiangkun Liu (刘项琨)

DoA Postdoc (2015-11 to 2017-06) Faculty, Yunnan University

Michael Anthony Gully-Santiago

KIAA Postdoc (2015-10 to 2016-10) BAERI at NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View

Alexander Kolodzig

KIAA Fellow (2015-10 to 2017-09) Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics, Postdoc

Petchara Pattarakijwanich

KIAA Fellow (2015-10 to 2017-09) Mahidol University, Faculty

Smitha Subramanian Hari Sharma

KIAA Fellow (2015-10 to 2017-09) Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Faculty

Zhijia Tian (田志佳)

DoA Postdoc (2015-10 to 2018-06) Yunnan University, Faculty

Jessy Jose

KIAA Postdoc (2014-10 to 2017-09) Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Scientis

Sungsoon Lim

DoA Postdoc (2014-10 to 2018-07)

Karla Alamo-Martínez

CAS-CONICYT China-Chile Fellow (2014-07 to 2015-06) Institute of the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Po

Juanjuan Ren (任娟娟)

DoA Postdoc (2014-07 to 2016-06) National Astronomical Observatories, CAS, Scientist

Hao-Ran Yu (于浩然)

KIAA-CITA Joint Postdoctoral Fellow (2014-07 to 2017-06) Shanghai Jiaotong University, Postdoc

Jihye Shin

KIAA Fellow (2014-04 to 2015-12) Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Scientist

Xiaoyi Dong(董晓怡)

DoA Postdoc (2013-10 to 2016-03) Company

Fupeng Zhang (张福鹏)

KIAA postdoc (2013-10 to 2015-09) Sun Yat-sen University, Faculty

Bingqiu Chen (陈丙秋)

DoA postdoc (2013-07 to 2017-06) Yunnan University, Faculty

Nahiely Flores Fajardo

DoA postdoc (2013-07 to 2015-06) National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty

Z. Lucas Uhm (严整辉)

KIAA postdoc (2013-04 to 2015-03) NASA, Postdoc

Alberto Rebassa Mansergas

LAMOST Fellow (2012-10 to 2015-03) Universitat Politecnia de Catalunya(Spain), Faculty

Hongxin Zhang (张红欣)

CAS-CONICYT China-Chile Fellow (2012-09 to 2015-03) University of Science and Technology of China, Faculty

Yohai Meiron (林友海)

KIAA Fellow (2012-04 to 2015-12) Eötvös University(Budapest), Postdoc

Andreas Schulze

KIAA Fellow (2011-10 to 2013-09) National Astronomical Observatory of Japan, Postdoc

Haibo Yuan (苑海波)

LAMOST Fellow, KIAA Fellow (2011-10 to 2015-09) Beijing Normal University, Faculty

Peter Anders

Postdoc (2011-07 to 2013-06) Company

Lorenzo Faccioli

Postdoc (2011-04 to 2012-09) CEA Saclay, Postdoc

Sakurako Okamoto (冈本樱子)

KIAA Fellow (2011-04 to 2014-03) NAOJ, Faculty

Thomas M. Hughes

KIAA Fellow (2011-01 to 2012-12) University of Valparaiso, Postdoc

Xian Chen

KIAA Fellow (2010-10 to 2012-09) Faculty,Peking University

Yang-Shyang Li

KIAA Fellow (2010-10 to 2012-09) National Astronomical Observatories, NAOC

Chengze Liu

DoA Postdoc (2010-10 to 2012-09) Faculty, Shanghai Jiaotong University

Ruben Garcia Benito

KIAA Fellow (2009-10 to 2011-09) Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía, Postdoc

Matthias Gritschneder

KIAA Fellow (2009-10 to 2011-09) University Observatory of the LMU Munich, Scientist

Fuguo Xie

KIAA Fellow (2009-07 to 2011-06) Faculty, Shanghai Astronomical Observatory, CAS

Stephen Justham

KIAA Fellow (2008-10 to 2014-11) Faculty, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences

Ho Bun Lau

KIAA Fellow (2008-04 to 2009-03) Schlumberger Gould Research Centre(UK), Scientist