Licai Deng

Positions: Professor
Academic Title: Professor
Mailing Address: Licai Deng
Education and Career History
1990-1993 International School for advanced studies, Italy  PhD
1994      Padova astronomical observatory, Postdoc
1995-1997 NAOC (former Beijing Astronomical Observatory) Postdoc
1998      NAOC (former Beijing Astronomical Observatory)  professor
1999-     NAOC, Professor and PI of “Stars and stellar systems” research group
Research Fields
Stellar evolution, Star clusters, Stellar population synthesis, Structure and evolution of the Galaxy
Selected Publication
Stellar evolution with turbulent diffusion. II. The HR diagram of supergiant stars.  L. Deng, A. Bressan, C. Chiosi, 1996, A&A, 313, 159
Stellar evolution with turbulent diffusion. I. A new formalism of mixing. L. Deng, A. Bressan, C. Chiosi, 1996, A&A, 313, 145
The Blue Stragglers in M67 and Single-Population Synthesis. L. Deng, R. Chen, X.S. Liu, J.S. Chen, 1999, ApJ, 524, 824
The β Cephei instability strip, L. Deng, D.R. Xiong, 2001, MNRAS, 327, 881
Blue Stragglers in Galactic Open Clusters and Integrated Spectral Energy Distributions. Y. Xin, L. Deng, 2005, ApJ, 619, 824
Blue Straggler Stars in Galactic Open Clusters and the Simple Stellar Population Model. Y. Xin, L. Deng, Z. Han, 2007, ApJ, 660, 319
Simple stellar population models as probed by the Large Magellanic Cloud star cluster ESO 121-SC03. Y. Xin, L. Deng, et al, 2008, MNRAS, 384, 410
The asymmetric structure of the Galactic halo. Y. Xu, L. Deng, J.Y. Hu, 2006, MNRAS, 268, 1881
The structure of the Galactic halo: SDSS versus SuperCOSMOS. Y. Xu, L.. Deng, J.Y. Hu, 2007, MNRAS, 279, 1373
The blue stragglers formed via mass transfer in old open clusters. B. Tian, L. Deng, Z. Han, X.B. Zhang, 2006, A&A, 455, 247