Current and Past Visiting Scholars

Visitor Period of stay Research interests
Garrett Somers
Vanderbilt University
21 Sep 2016 to 27 Sep 2016 the evolution of rotation, magnetic activity, chemical abundances, and other physical phenomenon during the life cycles of stars
Martin Haehnelt
29 Aug 2016 to 3 Sep 2016 Formation of galaxies and their central supermassive black holes, Intergalactic medium and QSO absorption lines , Reionization , Large Scale Structure ,Observational Cosmolog
Aigen Li
University of Missouri
10 Jul 2016 to 10 Aug 2016 the physics and chemistry of the interstellar medium and interstellar dust, comets, planet-forming dust disks, dust-making evolved stars, external galaxies, active galactic nuclei, and gamma-ray bursts.
Pau Amaro-Seoane
Max-Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics
21 Jul 2016 to 8 Aug 2016 stellar dynamics, LIGO/Virgo/LISA black holes, data analysis and gravitational-wave search algorithms, planetesimal dynamics, scalar fields and collisional dark matter, and GPU computing
Li Zeng
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Harvard University
25 Jul 2016
Kohta Murase
The Pennsylvania State University
2 Jul 2016 to 13 Jul 2016 High-Energy Astrophysics (multi-messenger study of extreme astrophysical objects) ,Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology (neutrinos, gamma rays, cosmic rays and dark matter)
Thomas Tom(譚栢軒)
21 Jun 2016 to 23 Jun 2016 high-energy astrophysics,Gamma-ray astronomy,neutron star,millisecond pulsar,X-ray binary, gamma-ray burst
Jian Ge
University of Florida
16 Jun 2016
Ian Philip Czekala
Harvard University
8 Jun 2016 to 13 Jun 2016
Tsvi Piran
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
13 Jun 2016 relativistic astrophysics, the link between astrophysics and fundamental theories: relativity and high-energy physics