Past Visiting Scholars

Visitor Period of stay Research interests
David Ian Jones
University of Southampton
17 Apr 2023 to 25 Apr 2023 Prof Ian Jones is an expert on astrophysical sources of gravitational waves. He is a member of the Gravity Group in the department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Southampton. He is also a member of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, where his main focus is the search for continuous sources of gravitational waves, such as spinning or oscillating neutron stars. ​
Song-hu Wang
Yale University
2 Apr 2020 exoplanets/observations
Song Huang
Princeton University
6 Jan 2020 to 11 Jan 2020 galaxies/observations
Wei Zhu
2 Jan 2020 to 9 Jan 2020 Exoplanet, dynamics, gravitational microlensing, stellar-mass black holes.
Hao-Yi Wu
Ohio State University
2 Jan 2020 to 9 Jan 2020 theoretical and experimental cosmology, cosmic acceleration, galaxy clusters, gravitational lensing, cosmological simulations, extragalactic background light, cosmic star-formation history
Miao Li
Flatiron Institute
2 Jan 2020 to 9 Jan 2020 Li’s research focuses on understanding how galaxies form and evolve, in particular on how the small-scale feedback from stars regulates galaxy formation.
Fabo Feng
Carnegie DTM
2 Jan 2020 to 9 Jan 2020 exoplanet, astrostatistics, celestial dynamics, wide binaries, interstellar objects
Suoqing Ji
California Institute of Technology
11 Dec 2019 to 13 Dec 2019 magnetohydrodynamics, turbulence, instabilities and cosmic rays
Lile Wang
Flatiron Institute
4 Dec 2019 to 5 Dec 2019 protoplanetary disks/simuations
Sandra Faber
University Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics Astronomer, UC Observatories/ Lick Observatory
8 Nov 2019 to 16 Nov 2019 Formation and evolution of galaxies