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Li Hua-bai 李華白

Li, Hua-bai / Associate Professor

PHONE: (852) 39431118

ORCID: 0000-0003-2641-9240

OFFICE: Room 305, 3/F, Science Centre Nort Block

The molecular cloud simulation in Cao & Li 2023

Experience it in 3D with full-screen mode using Google Cardboard! (by Andre Chen)

Education

  • PhD, Department of Astronomy and Physics, Northwestern University, 2006

Position

  • 2019-now, Associate Professor, Department of Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • 2013-2019, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • 2009-2013, Postdoctoral Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Astronomy
  • 2006-2009, Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
  • 2000-2006, Research/Teaching Assistant, Northwestern University
  • 1997-1999, Second Lieutenant, Taiwanese Marine Corp

Research Interests

  • Star formation
  • Interstellar medium turbulence and magnetic fields
  • Astronomical instrumentation

Selected Recent Publications

Magnetic fields of molecular clouds
… and their effects on cloud fragmentation
… and their effects on gas motion (turbulence)

Turbulence Induced Ambipolar Diffusion

Instrumentation