Chiueh, Tzihong 闕志鴻



R805, Astro-Math Bldg


Selected Publications

Chiueh, Tzihong; Li, Zhi-Yun; Begelman, Mitchell C., 1998,

“A Critical Analysis of Ideal Magnetohydrodynamic Models for Crab-like Pulsar Winds”,

ApJ, 505, 835C

Fan, Zuhui; Chiueh, Tzihong, 2001, “Determining the Geometry and the Cosmological 

Parameters of the Universe through Sunyaev-Zeldovich Effect Cluster Counts”, ApJ, 

550, 547

Chiueh, Tzihong; Lee, Jounghun, 2001, “On the Nonspherical Nature of Halo Formation”,

ApJ, 555, 83

Chiueh, Tzihong; He, Xiao-Gang, 2002, “Future island universes in a background 

universe accelerated by a cosmological constant and by quintessence”, PRD, 65, 3518

Chiueh, Tzihong; Ma, Cheng-Jiun, 2002, “The Annulus-filtered E and B Modes 

in Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation Polarization”, ApJ, 518, 12

Lin, Kai-Yang; Woo, Tak-Pong; Tseng, Yao-Huan; Lin, Lihwai; Chiueh, Tzihong, 2004, 

“Effects of Preheated Clusters on the Cosmic Microwave Background Spectrum”, ApJL, 618, 1

Wu, J. M.; Chiueh, T., 2006, “Strong Lensing on High-Redshift Galaxies”, ApJ, 639, 695

Schive, Hsi-Yu; Tsai, Yu-Chih; Chiueh, Tzihong, 2008, “Graphic-card cluster for astrophysics 

(GraCCA) Performance tests”, New Astronomy, 13, 418

Woo, Tak-Pong; Chiueh, Tzihong, 2009, “High-Resolution Simulation on Structure Formation 

with Extremely Light Bosonic Dark Matter”, ApJ, 697, 850

Schive, Hsi-Yu; Tsai, Yu-Chih; Chiueh, Tzihong, 2010, “GAMER: A Graphic Processing Unit

Accelerated Adaptive-Mesh-Refinement Code for Astrophysics”, ApJS, 186, 457

Wong, Shing Kwong; Chiueh, Tzihong, 2010, “Effects of Nonuniform Input Spectra on 

Signal-to-Noise Ratio in Wide-Bandwidth Digital Correlation”, PASP, 122, 215


Tzihong Chiueh was born in Hsi-Tser (汐止), Taipei County, Nov. 29, 1955.  He obtained BS/Physics, MS/Physics and PhD/Physics in 1978, 1980 and 1985 from NTU, UCLA and UT Austin, respectively.  During 1985 to 1989, he worked as a postdoc fellow in University of Colorado in Boulder.  In 1989, he joined Physics Department, National Central University as a faculty member, and in 1992 he became a faculty member of the then newly formed Institute of Astronomy, National Central University, also serving as the Director.  Since 1998, he joined Physics Department NTU as a faculty member.  He also holds a joint appointment with Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics (ASIAA) ever since 1993.  In 1997-1999, he serves in National Science Council as the Co-Chairman of the Physics Research Review Committee.

    Tzihong Chiueh’s research interests include Theoretical Astrophysics, Computational Astrophysics and Astrophysics instrumentations.  He was awarded with the Outstanding Research Awards of National Science Council in 1991, 1994 and 2003, and was appointed as the NTU Distinguished Professor since 2007.