Past Visiting Scholars

Visitor Period of stay Research interests
Congyao Zhang
Max-Planck Institute for Astrophysics (MPA)
2 Sep 2019 to 10 Sep 2019 large-scale structure, galaxy cluster, and cosmology
Xin Wang
University of California
30 Aug 2019 Xin studies how gas flows, star formation and galactic feedback influence the cycle of baryons and metals as a key ingredient to the chemo-structural evolution of high-redshift galaxies using diffraction-limited spatially-resolved spectroscopy.
Se-Heon Oh
Department of Physics and Astronomy, Sejong University
23 Jul 2019 to 6 Aug 2019 • Galaxy dynamics and its link to star formation • Observational radio astronomy • Galaxy surveys with SKA pathfinders
Jim Fuller
California Institute of Technology
12 Jul 2019
Re’em Sari
The Racah Institute of Physics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
12 Jul 2019 to 16 Jul 2019 cosmological gamma-ray bursts and their afterglow, as well as dynamical issues in planet formation and their orbital evolution
Zoltan Haiman
Columbia University
2 Jul 2019 to 8 Jul 2019 Binary Black Holes and Gravitational Wave Astronomy;Cosmology and Large Scale Structures;Structure Formation in the Early Universe
Miao Li
Flatiron Institute
1 Jul 2019 to 6 Jul 2019 Li’s research focuses on understanding how galaxies form and evolve, in particular on how the small-scale feedback from stars regulates galaxy formation.
Ana Bonaca
Harvard University
27 Jun 2019 to 30 Jun 2019 Tidal disruption of Galactic satellites and buildup of its stellar halo, global mapping of dark matter in the Milky Way and searches for low-mass dark matter subhalos
Masaru Shibata
Max-Planck-Institut für Gravitationsphysik (Albert-Einstein-Institut)
25 Jun 2019 to 2 Jul 2019
Kazumi Kashiyama
University of Tokyo
23 Jun 2019 to 27 Jun 2019 black holes, neutron stars, white dwarfs, multi-messenger astronomy