Lap-Ming Lin

  • Fellowship in 2004 at Paris Observatory

Lap-Ming Lin received his B.Sc. (First class Honors) and M.Phil. degrees from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and Ph.D. degree from the Washington University in St. Louis. He was awarded the Croucher Foundation Fellowship in 2004 and did his postdoctoral research at the Observatory of Paris-Meudon. His research interests are relativistic astrophysics, gravitational wave sources, and numerical relativity.


He is now a Lecturer in the Department of Physics at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. His current research focuses on the gravitational wave signals from compact stars and the effects of dark matter on stellar evolution.