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ASIAA Members

Honorary Founder
Shu, Frank Academician  
Lee, Typhoon Distinguished Research Fellow
Specialty: Nuclear Astrophysics
ASIAA1110 (02)2366-5308
Hirashita, Hiroyuki Research Fellow
Specialty: Theory of galaxy evolution and dust/metal enrichment
ASIAA1320 (02)2366-5447
Shang, Hsien Associate Research Fellow (Tenured)
Specialty: Theoretical and Computational Astrophysics, Star and Planet Formation, Magnetohydrodynamics, Meteorites, Origins of the Solar System
ASIAA1216 (02)2366-5404
Chiang, Lung-Yih Associate Research Fellow
Specialty: Cosmology, Cosmic microwave background, Large-scale Structure of the Universe
ASIAA1418 (02)2366-5476
Gu, Pin-Gao Associate Research Fellow
Specialty: exoplanets, protoplanetary disks
ASIAA1212 (02)2366-5397
Adjunct Fellows
Ng, Kin-Wang Joint Research Fellow; Inst. of Physics, AS
Specialty: Cosmology & Particle Astrophysics
AS (02-27896702)
Wu, Meng-Ru Joint Assistant Research Fellow, Inst. of Physics , AS
Specialty: Particle astrophysics, Nuclear astrophysics, Neutrino physics, Supernovae, Binary neutron star mergers, Nucleosynthesis
Institute of Physics, AS (02-2789-6779)
Visiting Scholars
Chang, Tzu-Ching Visiting Scholar
Specialty: 21-cm Cosmology; Cosmic Reionization; Gravitational Lensing; Large-scale Structure
Hirotani, Kouichi Visiting Associate Research Fellow
Specialty: High Energy Astrophysics
ASIAA1218 (02)2366-5406
Postdoctoral Fellows
Aoyama, Shohei Postdoc Fellow
Specialty: Cosmic dust, numerical simulation, cosmology
ASIAA1401 (02)2366-5418
Chen, Ke-Jung EACOA Postdoc
Specialty: Computational Astrophysics, Supernova Modeling, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Cosmology
ASIAA1420 (02)2366-5457
Matsumoto, Yuji Postdoc Fellow
Specialty: Planet Formation, Exoplanets, Chondrules
ASIAA1405 (02)2366-5464
Vaisala, Miikka Postdoc Fellow
Specialty: MHD turbulence and star formation
ASIAA1405 (02)2366-5466
Bandopadhyay, Somdeb PhD Student / NTU
Specialty: Fluid Mechanics and Scientific Computing
Wang, Liang-Yao PhD Student / NTU
Specialty: Molecular outflows in low mass star formation.
Chen, Jhih-Wei Undergraduate Student / NTU
Ng, Chi-Hang PhD Student / NTU
Shen, Yu-Hsuan Undergraduate Student / NTU
Krasnopolsky, Ruben CompAS Project Scientist
Specialty: Star formation, MHD simulations
ASIAA1218 (02)2366-5407
Chiang, Tzu-Yang Assistant
Specialty: Analysis of large simulation data sets, code testing and visualization support
ASIAA1208 (02)2366-5388
Hsieh, I-Ta Engineer
Specialty: Computational Fluid Dynamics, Numerical Radiative Transfer, Kinetic Theory, Numerical Analysis, Applied Math
ASIAA1416 (02)2366-5473
Tseng, Sam TIARA High-Performance Computing Specialist
Specialty: High-Performance Computing
ASIAA1208 (02)2366-5392
Liu, Chun-Fan TIARA Supporting Scientist
Specialty: Star formation, Optical and Infrared astronomy, Scientific computing and code development
ASIAA1201 (02)2366-5382

Local Universities Members

Chang, Hsiang-Kuang Chang Professor of Physics
National Tsing Hua University
Chou, Dean-Yi Professor of Physics
National Tsing Hua University
Ko, Chung-Ming Professor
National Central University
Kong, Albert Professor of Physics
National Tsing Hua University
Lee, Lou-Chuang Distinguished Research Fellow
Academia Sinica
Jiang, Ing-Guey Associate Professor of Physics
National Tsing Hua University
Yen, Chien-Chang Associate Professor
Fu Jen Catholic University
Yo, Hwei-Jang Associate Professor
National Cheng Kung University

North America Members

Chiang, Eugene Professor
University of California at Berkeley
Lai, Dong Professor
Cornell University
Li, Zhi-Yun Professor
University of Virginia
Lin, Doug Professor
University of California at Santa Cruz
Ma, Chung-Pei Professor
University of California at Berkeley
Pen, Ue-Li Professor
University of Toronto
Low, BC Senior Scientist
High Altitude Observatory