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Zhen-Kai Gao (NCU, Taiwan)

Zhen-Kai is an undergraduate at the NCU, Taiwan who loves astronomy and is particularly fascinated by the star formation processes in early-type galaxies.


  • Internship Start Date June, 2018
  • Internship End Date   Sept, 2018
  • Project Finding Early-Type Galaxies in the CLU Halpha Survey via Absorption Lines
  • Mentor David Cook
  • California Institute of Technology, USA

In the Hubble galaxy classification shown here, the early-type galaxies are on the left. These are often elliptical in shape.

GROWTH is funded by the National Science Foundation under Grant No 1545949. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.