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Department of Physics,National Taiwan University

Faculty(by Directory)

Hsi-Yu Schive

Name   薛熙于
 Hsi-Yu Schive
Title   Associate Professor
Education  Ph.D., National Taiwan University (2012)
Office   807(Astro-Math Building, NTU )
Tel   02-3366-8644


  • 2012-2015: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Physics at NTU
  • 2016-2018: Postdoctoral Research Associate, National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • 2018: Assistant Professor, Institute of Astrophysics at NTU
  • Computational astrophysics including code development, applications and data analysis
  • Dark matter models
  • High-performance and hybrid CPU-GPU computing
Selected Publications


1. GAMER-2: a GPU-accelerated adaptive mesh refinement code -- accuracy, performance, and scalability
HY Schive, JA ZuHone, NJ Goldbaum, MJ Turk, M Gaspari, CY Cheng, arXiv:1712.07070, submitted to Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2018)
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2. Magnetohydrodynamics with GAMER
UH Zhang, HY Schive, T Chiueh, The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series 236 (2), 50 (2018)

3. Halo abundance and assembly history with extreme-axion wave dark matter at z ? 4
HY Schive, T Chiueh, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters 473 (1), L36-L40 (2017)

4. Contrasting galaxy formation from quantum wave dark matter, ψDM, with ΛCDM, using Planck and Hubble data
HY Schive, T Chiueh, T Broadhurst, KW Huang, The Astrophysical Journal 818 (1), 89 (2016)

5. Understanding the core-halo relation of quantum wave dark matter from 3d simulations
HY Schive, et al., Physical review letters 113 (26), 261302 (2014)

6. Cosmic structure as the quantum interference of a coherent dark wave
HY Schive, T Chiueh, T Broadhurst, Nature Physics 10 (7), 496 (2014)
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7. GAMER: a graphic processing unit accelerated adaptive-mesh-refinement code for astrophysics
HY Schive, YC Tsai, T Chiueh, The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series 186 (2), 457 (2010)