Visiting Scholars

Current and Future Visiting Scholars

Visitor Period of stay Research interests

Ruobing Dong(董若冰)

University of Victoria
11 Jul 2022 to 1 Jan 2023 Prof. Dong, an assistant professor at the University of Victoria in Canada, is a global leader in research of planet formation. He combines simulations of the observational signatures of planet formation with real observations from leading observatories, including ALMA, VLT/SPHERE, Gemini/GPI, Subaru/HiCIAO, and VLA.

Past Visiting Scholars

Visitor Period of stay Research interests
Rashid Sunyaev
Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics
16 May 2014 Cosmology, galaxy clusters, theory of accretion, X-ray astronomy
Jun Zhang (张骏)
Shanghai Jiaotong University
15 May 2014 Cosmology, cosmic shear, weak lensing
Hagai Netzer
Tel Aviv University
8 May 2014 to 9 May 2014 Active and starburst galaxies; Accretion disks; Black holes; Ionized plasma
Ruxandra Cojocaru
Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (Barcelona, Spain)
5 May 2014 to 8 Aug 2014 White dwarfs, Milky Way stellar populations
Minjin Kim
Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (KASI)
1 May 2014 to 2 May 2014 Coevolution of black holes and galaxies
Andrew Gould
Ohio State University
26 Apr 2014 to 12 May 2014 Gravitational lensing, dark matter, exoplanets
Steven Rieder
University of Groningen
21 Apr 2014 to 27 Apr 2014 star clusters, dark matter, N-body simulations
Yan-Fei Jiang
Harvard-Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
11 Apr 2014 to 16 Apr 2014 Radiation transfer; Numerical simulations
Dimitris Stamatellos
Jeremiah Horrocks Institute, University of Central Lancashire
6 Apr 2014 to 26 Apr 2014 Star formation, exoplanets, brown dwarfs, low mass stars, protoplanetary disks, binary stars, gravitational instabilities, computational hydrodynamics and radiative transfer.
Sandra Faber
UC Santa Cruz
25 Mar 2014 Formation and evolution of galaxies.