Sijing Shen

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Phone +47 22856547
Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 13 Svein Rosselands hus 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1029 Blindern 0315 OSLO
Other affiliations Kosmologi

Academic interests

  • Galaxy formation and evolution; 
  • The circumgalactic and intergalactic medium; 
  • Hydrodynamische simulaties of structuurvorming; 
  • Feedback Processes from stars and supermassive black holes in galaxy evolution;
  • Galactic Chemical Evolution

For more information about my research, please visit my website here. 


Academic background

  • Ph.D. In Astrophysics, McMaster University, Canada, 2010 
  • M.Sc. In Astrophysics, McMaster University, Canada, 2006 
  • B.Sc. In Physics, Lanzhou University, China, 2003 


Previous positions 

  • Research Associate, University of Cambridge 2014 - 2016
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, University of California, Santa Cruz, 2010-2014
  • Research and Teaching Assistant, McMaster University, 2004-2010


  • Referee for APJ, APJL and MNRAS 
  • National Science Foundation (US) Grant review panelist
  • Science and Technology Facilities Council (UK) Dirac Resource Allocation Committee panelist  

Full CV can be found in my webpage here. 


Tags: Galaxies, Galaxy formation, Intergalactic Medium, Cosmology, Simulations, Feedback, Radiative processes


Full publication list can be found  here .


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  • Mas Ribas, Lluis & Shen, Sijing (2018). Extended Diffuse Emission as a Probe of Galaxy and Reionization Physics. Series of dissertations submitted to the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Oslo.. 2008.

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Published Jan. 5, 2017 2:13 PM - Last modified Feb. 17, 2019 4:50 PM