Welcome to Chen CAO (曹晨) 's Home Page !!  

     I'm a junior astronomer/
astrophysicist, now working as a lecturer in School of Space Science & Physics, Shandong University at Weihai, China, also Weihai Observatory of Shandong University (WHO). Now I'm also a visiting scholar in the Infrared Processing and Analysis Center (IPAC), Caltech, Pasadena, CA, working with Cong (Kevin), XU on galaxy pairs.

     I got my Ph.D (in astrophysics) from National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences (NAOC), June 2008, the title of my thesis is " Multiwavelength Study of Galaxy Interaction/Merger and Secular Evolution ".

    My primary research interest is on the formation and evolution of galaxies, mainly focus on topics related to interaction/merger systems and galactic secular evolution (e.g., galactic bar). I'm also interested in searching for & analyzing properties of extrasolar planets and extraterrestrial life/intelligence.

   Please find in the following links for my:  Curriculum Vitae (Resume)
  ;  Research programs  ;  Photo Album

    My email(s) : caochen@sdu.edu.cnccao@ipac.caltech.edu (Feb. 2013 - Feb. 2014) ; ccao00@gmail.com
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