Huawei Zhang

Associate Professor of Astrophysics
Department of Astronomy, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China

Office: KIAA 202
Phone: (+86-10) 62758963; FAX: (+86-10) 62767900
Email: zhanghw[at]pku.edu.cn


Degrees

BS: 1991, Astrophysics, Peking University
MS: 1994, Astrophysics, Peking University
PhD: 2001, Astrophysics, National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Working Experiences

1994 - present, Department of Astronomy, Peking University

Visiting Experiences

11/2002 - 01/2003, Visiting Scientist, University Observatory Munich, University of Munich, Germany
10/2004 - 12/2004, Visiting Scientist, University Observatory Munich, University of Munich, Germany
06/2006 - 07/2006, Visiting Scientist, University Observatory Munich, University of Munich, Germany
07/2007 - 09/2007, Visiting Scientist, University Observatory Munich, University of Munich, Germany


Awards and Honors

2015: Excellent advisor for students organizations of Peking University (Youth Astronomy Society)
2008: Second Prize for National Natural Science Awards of China
2003: Second Prize for Beijing Science and Technology Awards

Teaching

Astronomical Techniques and Methods I: Optical and Infrared (Autumn)
Seminar for Astrophysics (Spring)


Research Interests

Stellar Chemical Abundance
NLTE Abundance Analysis
Galactic Archaeology
Galactic Structure and Chemical Evolution
Star Formation


Selected Papers:

1. Zhang, H.W., Zhao, G., Chemical abundance of very metal-poor stars, 2005, MNRAS, 364, 712
2. Zhang, H.W., Zhao, G., Chemical abundance of 32 mildly metal-poor stars, 2006, A&A, 449, 127
3. Zhang, H.W., Butler, K., Gehren, T., Shi, J.R., Zhao, G., Non-LTE analysis of the solar potassium abundance, 2006, A&A, 453, 723
4. Zhang, H.W., Gehren, T., Butler, K., Shi, J.R., Zhao, G., Potassium abundance in nearby metal-poor stars, 2006, A&A, 457, 645
5. Zhang, H.W., Gehren, T., Zhao, G., A non-local thermodynamic equilibrum study of scandium in the Sun, 2008, A&A, 481, 489
6. Liu, T., Zhang, H.W., Wu, Y.F., et al, Evolution of the Dust/Gas Environment around Herbig Ae/Be Stars, 2011, ApJ, 734, 22
7. Xu, S.Y., Zhang, H.W., Liu, X.W., Extremely metal-poor star candidates in the SDSS, 2013, RAA, 13, 313
8. Zhang, H.W., Gehren, T., Zhao, G., Scandium Abundance in Metal-poor Stars, 2014, IAUS, 298, 453
9. Gao, H., Zhang, H.W., Xiang, M.S., et al., Validation of LAMOST stellar parameters with the PASTEL catalog, 2015, RAA, 15, 2204
10.Huang, Y., Liu, X.W., Zhang, H.W., et al., On the metallicity gradients of the Galactic disk as revealed by LSS-GAC red clump stars, 2015, RAA, 15, 1240

Complete list of my papers in ADS

Complete list of my papers in Research Gate