Wei-Ting Liao

 Wei-Ting Liao

Contact Information

113 Astronomy
1002 W. Green St.
Urbana, IL
MC 221
Graduate Student

Research Interests

  • Formation of First Stars and Galaxies
  • Dynamo Process
  • Magnetogenesis

Research Description

Wei-Ting's thesis focuses on the formation and accretion phase of First Stars, which will shed a light on the final mass range of First Stars. She is interested in the fragmentation and the dynamo process during the accretion phase. Her work involves few pen and paper calculation as well as numerical simulations. She is also a code developer of GAMER.


  • Government Scholarship to Study Aboard, Ministry of Education, Taiwan (2018-2020)