Yu Dai

Positions: Professor
Academic Title: Professor
Mailing Address: Yu Dai
Education and Career History

2003-2007, BS, Beijing University, China
2007-2009, MS, Boston College, USA
2009-2013, PhD, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics/Boston College, USA
2013-2016, Postdoctoral Fellow, Caltech, USA
2016-2017, Postdoctoral Researcher, UCLA, USA
2017-present, Professor, National Astronomical Observatories, CAS

Research Fields

Galaxy formation and evolution
Supermassive black hole (SMBH) and Active Galactic Nuclei (AGN)
Star formation at high redshift

Selected Publication

--        MacGregor, M.A.; Wilner, D.J.; Czekala, I.; Andrews, S.M.; Dai, Y.S.; Herczeg, G.J.; Kratter, K.M.; Kraus, A.L.; Ricci, L.; Testi L., ALMA Measurements of Circumstellar Material in the GQ Lup System, 2017, ApJ, 835, 17

--        Mehta, V.; Scarlata, C.; Colbert, J. W.; Dai, Y.S.; Dressler, A.; Henry, A.; Malkan, M.; Rafelski, M.; Siana, B.; Teplitz, H. I.; Bagley, M.; Beck, M.; Ross, N. R.; Rutkowski, M.; Wang, Y., Predicting The Redshift 2 H alpha Luminosity Function Using [OIII] Emission Line Galaxies, 2015, ApJ, 811, 141, 11pp

--        Dai, Y.S.; Elvis, M.; Bergeron, J.; Fazio, G.; Huang, J.-S.; Wilkes, B.J.; Willmer, C.N.A.; Omont, A.; Papovich, C., Mid-IR Selected Quasars I: Virial Black Hole Mass And Eddington Ratios, 2014, ApJ, 791,113D, 33pp

--        Magdis, G. E.; Rigopoulou, D.; Helou, G.; Farrah, D.; Hurley, P.; Alonso-Herrero, A.; Bock, J.; Burgarella, D.; Chapman, S.; Charmandaris, V.; Cooray, A.; Dai, Y.S.; Dale, D.; Elbaz, D.; Feltre, A.; Hatziminaoglou, E.; Huang, J.-S.; Morrison, G.; Oliver, S.; Page, M.; Scott, D.; Shi, Y., Mid- To Far-Infrared Properties Of Star-Forming Galaxies And Active Galactic Nuclei, 2013, A&A, 558, A136, 20pp

--        Dai, Y.S.; Bergeron, J.; Elvis, M.; Omont, A.; Huang, J-S.; Bock, J.; Cooray, A.; Fazio, G.; Hatziminaoglou, E.; Ibar, E.; Magdis, G. E.; Oliver, Seb J.; Page, M. J.; Perez-Fournon, I.; Rigopoulou, D.; Roseboom, I.G.; Scott, D.; Symeonidis, M.; Trichas, M.; Vieira, J. D.; Willmer, C. N. A.; Zemcov, M., A Population of Dust-Rich Quasars at z ~ 1.5, 2012, ApJ, 753, 83, 9pp

--        Dai, Y.; Wilner, D.J.; Andrews, S.M.; Ohashi, N., Millimeter Dust Emission In The GQ Lup System, 2010, AJ, 139, 626, 4pp