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Department of Physics,National Taiwan University

Faculty(by Research)

Wu Po-Feng

Art editor Img Name  吳柏鋒
 Wu Po-Feng
Title   Assistant Professor
Education   Ph.D., University of Hawaii at Manoa (2016)
Room   807 Astro-Math Building
Tel   02-3366-8636


  • 2022- : Assistant Professor, National Taiwan University
  • 2021-2022: EACOA fellow, Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • 2019-2021: EACOA fellow, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan
  • 2016-2019: Postdoctoral researcher, Max Planck Institute for Astronomy, Germany
  • Galaxy formation and evolution
  • Galaxy spectroscopy
  • Multi-wavelength observation
  • Large sky surveys
Selected Publications
  1. Toward Precise Galaxy Evolution: A Comparison between Spectral Indices of z ~ 1 Galaxies in the IllustrisTNG Simulation and the LEGA-C Survey
    Wu, P.-F., Nelson, D., van der Wel, A., et al., 2021, AJ, 162, 201
  2. Searching for Local Counterparts of High-redshift Poststarburst Galaxies in Integral Field Unit Spectroscopic Surveys of Nearby Galaxies
    Wu, Po-Feng, 2021, ApJ, 913, 44
  3. The Colors and Sizes of Recently Quenched Galaxies: A Result of Compact Starburst before Quenching
    Wu, P.-F., van der Wel, A., Bezanson, R., et al. 2020, ApJ, 888, 77
  4. Fast and Slow Paths to Quiescence: Ages and Sizes of 400 Quiescent Galaxies from the LEGA-C Survey
    Wu, P.-F., van der Wel, A., Bezanson, R., et al. 2018, ApJ, 868, 37
  5. Stellar Populations of over 1000 z ∼ 0.8 Galaxies from LEGA-C: Ages and Star Formation Histories from Dn4000 and Hδ
    Wu, P.-F., van der Wel, A., Gallazzi, A., et al. 2018, ApJ, 855, 85
  6. The scaling relationship between baryonic mass and stellar disc size in morphologically late-type galaxies
    Wu, Po-Feng, 2018, MNRAS, 473, 5468