Chengmin Zhang

Positions: Professor
Academic Title: Professor
Mailing Address: Chengmin Zhang
Education and Career History

B.S. 1983, Dalian University of Technology, China

M.S. 1986, Dalian University of Technology, China

PhD. 2000, The University of Hong Kong, China

1986-1995,     Hebei University of Technology,  China

1998-2001,     RA, Sao Paulo State University, Brazil

2001-2004,     RA, The University of Sydney, Australia

2004-now,     National Astronomical Observatories, China

Research Fields
Pulsar astrophysics, X-ray neutron star in binary system, ISM and radio pulsar scintillation, kHz QPOs of LMXBs, General relativity

Dedicated to the neutron star magnetic field evolution, and spin formation and evolution of millisecond pulsar,

the mechanism of  kHz QPOs of LMXB,
Selected Publication

(1) Y. YangC.M. ZhangD. Liet al.Similarity of PSR J1906+0746 to PSR J07373039: a Candidate of a New Double Pulsar System?The Astrophysical Journal2017.01.30

(2) D. H. WangC. M. ZhangY. J. Leiet al., Probing the accretion disc structure by the twin kHz QPOs and spins of neutron stars in LMXBsMonthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society2017.01.05

(3) Y. Y. PanL. M. SongC. M. ZhangH. TongThe magnetic field evolution of ULX NuSTAR J095551+6940.8 in M82–a legacy of an accreting magnetar, MNRAS2016.04.29

(4) Y. Q. Guo, C. M. ZhangY. Y. PanThe spin period formation of millisecond pulsar by the torques of accretion and gravitational wave emission,Astrophysics and Space Science2016.10.17

(5) D.H. WangL. Chen, C.M.ZhangInvestigation of the emission radii of kHz QPOs for the accretingmillisecond X-Ray pulsars, Atoll and Z sourcesMNRAS2015.01.01

(6) C.M. Zhang, T.M. Belloni M. Mendez, S.N. Zhang, 2013, editors of "Feeding Compact Objects -- Accretion on All Scales" (Proceedings of IAUS290), Cambridge University Press, UK