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Chu, You-Hua
Distinguished Research Fellow
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Office: ASMAB 1322
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FAX: +886-2-2367-7849
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Education and Positions

  • Distinguished Research Fellow, Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics (2014~present)
  • Joint Appointed Professor of Physics, National Taiwan University (2015~present)
  • Professor Emerita, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2014~present)
  • President, Astronomical Society of Republic of China (2014~2020)
  • Director, Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics (2014~2020)
  • Chair of Astronomy Dept., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2005~2011)
  • Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1997~2014)
  • Research Associate Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1992~1997)
  • Research Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1987~1992)
  • Graduate College Scholar, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1985~1986)
  • Lindheimer Fellow, Northwestern University (1984~1985)
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Wisconsin at Madison (1982~1984)
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1981~1982)
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of California at Berkeley (1981)
  • Ph.D. Astronomy Dept., University of California at Berkeley (1981)
  • B.S. Physics Dept., National Taiwan University (1975)

Committees Served

  • ALMA Board, member (2018~2020)
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Visiting Committee (2017)
  • Hubble Space Telescope, Cycle 23 proposal Review, Panel Chair, TAC (2015)
  • East Asian Core Observatories Association, Board of Directors (2014)
  • NAOC TAP++ Key Project Review (2014)
  • NASA Einstein Fellowship Review (2014)
  • NASA ADAP proposal Review (2013)
  • Chandra X-ray Observatory, Cycle 15 proposal review, Stars panel, chair (2013)
  • Hubble Space Telescope, Users Committee, member (2011~2014)
  • Gemini International Observatory, Board member (2010~2012)
  • International Astronomical Union, Division VI, president (2009~2012)
  • Chandra X-ray Observatory, Cycle 11 proposal review, SNR panel, member (2009)
  • Chandra X-ray Observatory, Cycle 9 proposal review, Stars panel, chair (2007)
  • NASA XMM-Newton Users Group (2006~2009)
  • International Astronomical Union, Division VI, vice president (2006~2009)
  • Chandra X-ray Observatory, Cycle 8 proposal review, Stars panel, member (2006)
  • ASIAA, Advisory Panel (2005~2013)
  • AURA, Nomination Committee. chair (2005~2008)
  • Spitzer Space Telescope, Cycle 2 proposal review, ISM panel (2005)
  • American Astronomical Society Tinsley Award Committee, chair (2005)
  • AURA, Nomination Committee (2004~2008)
  • NSF, proposal review, ISM panel (2004)
  • International Astronomical Union, Division VI, Organizing Committee (2003~2009)
  • American Astronomical Society Tinsley Award Committee (2003~2005)
  • Hubble Space Telescope, Cycle 12 Proposal Review, Galactic 1 Panel chair (2003)
  • AURA, University Representative (2002~2012)
  • AURA, Observatories Council (2002~2008)
  • Chandra X-ray Observatory, Cycle 4 proposal review, Galactic panel (2002)
  • NSF, Committee of Visitors (2002)
  • Chandra Users' Committee (2001~2004)
  • Chandra Fellowship review (2000)
  • Far Ultraviolet Spectroscopic Explorer, Observers Advisory Committee (1999~2000)
  • IAU Symposium No. 190, Scienti c Organizing Committee, co-chair (1998)
  • Chandra Fellowship review (1998)
  • American Astronomical Society Warner/Pierce Award Committee (1997~1999)
  • NASA Long-Term Space Astrophysics Proposal Review (1996)
  • Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory, Telescope Allocation Committee (1995~1998)
  • ROSAT X-ray Satellite, Users Committee (1993~1997)
  • ROSAT X-ray Satellite, AO4-6 Proposal Review, (1993~1995)
  • Astronomy Planning Committee for the Republic of China (1992)
  • Hubble Space Telescope, Cycle 3 Proposal Review, ISM Panel (1992)
  • International UV Explorer, 13th Episode Proposal Review, Interstellar Panel (1990)

Research Interests

Interstellar and circumstellar medium, star formation and feedback, Magellanic Clouds, dust disks around white dwarfs

Recent Journal Papers

My Publications from ADS

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