Current and Past Visiting Scholars

Visitor Period of stay Research interests
Sarah Bird
29 Oct 2015 to 11 Nov 2015 Milky Way, stellar populations and dynamics
Roberto Maiolino
Kavli Institute for Cosmology and the Cavendish Laboratory
26 Oct 2015 to 30 Oct 2015 Observational investigation of galaxy formation and galaxy-black hole coevolution
Alain Omont
Emeritus ‘Directeur de Recherche’ at Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris Universitè Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC) and CNRS
26 Oct 2015 to 30 Oct 2015 High redshift dust and molecules Star formation and evolution of high redshift galaxies and QSOs
Chengyuan Li
Purple Mountain Observatory
8 Oct 2015 to 14 Oct 2015 Multiple stellar populations in intermediate-age star clusters in the Magellanic Clouds
Angela Olinto
University of Chicago, KICP
17 Sep 2015 to 2 Oct 2015 Cosmic rays; magnetic fields
Yanfei Jiang
Harvard-Smithsonian CfA
24 Aug 2015 to 26 Aug 2015 Radiation transfer; Numerical simulations
Chin-Fei Lee
23 Jul 2015 to 21 Aug 2015 Star formation and Stellar Evolution; Radio Observations and MHD Numerical Simulations
Meicun Hou
Nanjing University
9 Jul 2015 to 25 Jul 2015 Extragalactic astronomy; X-ray astronomy
Bo Peng
University of Rochester
10 Jun 2015 to 20 Jul 2015 Planet formation
Xuening Bai
Harvard-Smithsonian CfA
6 Jul 2015 to 10 Jul 2015 Planet formation; high-energy astrophysics; computational astrophysics