Current and Past Visiting Scholars

Visitor Period of stay Research interests
Dong Lai
Cornell Univ.
11 Jan 2016 Theoretical astrophysics: exoplanets, compact objects
Erwin Lau
Yale University, USA
8 Jan 2016 to 9 Jan 2016 Galaxy clusters, Cosmology, Numerical simulations
Weiguang Cui
5 Jan 2016 numerical simulation, large scale structure, galaxy clusters
Matthias Kühtreiber
Department of Astrophysics, University of Vienna
17 Sep 2015 to 14 Dec 2015 the chemo-dynamical evolution of dwarf galaxies, dark matter and numerical simulations.
Ondrej Pejcha
9 Dec 2015 to 13 Dec 2015 theory and observations of core-collapse supernovae, neutron star and black hole formation, stellar mergers, stellar and planetary dynamics, stellar variability and transients
Christian Henkel
Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie
6 Dec 2015 to 13 Dec 2015 ISM and star formation including Planck Clump study, Molecular probes
Pin-Gao Gu
Academia Sinica
7 Dec 2015 to 11 Dec 2015 planet-disk interactions, hot-Jupiter atmospheres
Areg Mickaelian
Byurakan Astrophysical Observatory, Armenia
9 Dec 2015 active galactic nuclei; astronomy for development
Nami Mowlavi
Geneva Observatory, Switzerland
1 Dec 2015 Stellar variability
Tsolmon Renchin
National University of Mongolia
25 Nov 2015 Astronomy for Development