Huawei Zhang

Associate Professor with Tenure
Department of Astronomy, School of Physics, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China

Office: KIAA 202
Phone: (+86-10) 62758411
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, School of Physics, 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

2008: Second Prize for National Natural Science Awards of China
2003: Second Prize for Beijing Science and Technology Awards
1996, 2000, 2009, 2010, 2019: Teacher Awards of Peking University
2015: Excellent advisor for students organizations of Peking University (Youth Astronomy Society)
2012: Society Work Award of Beijing Astronomical Society

Teaching

Observational Astrophysics 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. Huang, Y., Liu, X.W., Zhang, H.W., et al., Discovery of Two New Hypervelocity Stars from the LAMOST Spectroscopic Surveys , 2017, ApJ, 847, L9
8. Huang, Y., Chen, B.Q., Zhang, H.W., et al., Member Stars of the GD-1 Tidal Stream from the SDSS, LAMOST, and Gaia Surveys, 2019, ApJ, 877, 13
9. Huang, Y., Zhang, H.W., Wang, C., et al., A New Luminous Blue Variable in the Outskirts of the Andromeda Galaxy, 2019, ApJL, 884, L7
10. Liu, G.C., Huang, Y., Zhang, H.W., et al., Probing the Galactic Halo with RR Lyrae Stars. I. The Catalog, 2020, ApJS, 247, 68

Complete list of my papers in ADS

Complete list of my papers in Research Gate