Current and Past Visiting Scholars

Visitor Period of stay Research interests
Sverre Aarseth
3 Nov 2014 to 6 Dec 2014 Direct N-body simulations, stellar dynamics
Ahmad Hujeirat
Interdisciplinary Center for Scientific Computing (IWR) at University of Heidelberg, Germany
30 Nov 2014 to 5 Dec 2014 Development of algorithms and framworks for relativistic magnetohydrodynamic flows, galactic nuclei
Cheng Li
Shanghai Astronomical Observatory (SHAO)
4 Dec 2014 to 5 Dec 2014 Galaxy evolution; SDSS-IV
Gary Fuller
Jodrell Bank, Machester
20 Nov 2014 to 21 Nov 2014 Star formation, millimeter and submillimeter astrophysics, molecular astrophysics and astrochemistry
Leonid Ossipkov
St. Petersburg State University, Russia
15 Nov 2014 to 20 Nov 2014 Statistical Mechanics and Stellar Dynamics, Analytic Models of Galaxies, Star Clusters in Tidal Fields
Kevin Bundy
Kavli IPMU
15 Nov 2014 to 19 Nov 2014 Galaxy evolution, surveys
Hui Li
Los Alamos National Laboratory
8 Nov 2014 to 16 Nov 2014 Plasma astrophysics
Yen-Ting Lin
15 Oct 2014 to 18 Oct 2014 Large scale structure; galaxy formation and evolution; physics of galaxy clusters; cosmology from clusters. Wide-field galaxy surveys
Bi-Qing For
University of Western Australia
28 Sep 2014 to 13 Oct 2014 Gas in galaxies, high velocity clouds
Hannah Zohren
University of Bonn
4 Aug 2014 to 28 Sep 2014 Starburst ring clusters