Curriculum Vitae

Zhiqi Huang

Professor, Dean of the Astronomy Department,
School of Physics and Astronomy, Sun Yat-sen University

Research Interest cosmology: early universe; cosmic microwave background; dark energy; modified gravity; large scale structure
mailing address: 2 Daxue Rd, Tangjia
Zhuhai, 519082, CHINA
PhD (2010, advisors: J. Richard Bond, Lev Kofman): University of Toronto
Msc (2006, advisor: Charles Dyer): University of Toronto
Bsc (2004, advisor: Zhongshui Ma): Peking University
professor(2016-present): School of Physics and Astronomy, Sun Yat-sen University
postdoc (2013-2016): Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics (CITA)
postdoc (2010-2013): IPhT, CEA/Saclay, France
Honors, Prizes, and Titles
  • National key R&D Program of China (PI of sub-program 2020YFC2201602, 2020.12-2025.11)
  • NSFC General Program (PI of program 12073088, 2021.01-2024.12)
  • National SKA Program of China (co-I of sub-program 2020SKA0110402, 2020.12-2025.11)
  • Topic editor of journal "Universe"
  • Topic editor of journal "Galaxies"
  • 2019 Giuseppe and Vanna Cocconi Prize (shared; as a Planck core team member)
  • Gruber Cosmology Prize 2018 (shared; as a Planck core team member)
  • Exellent Award, the 1st Alibaba Global Mathematics Competition (2018)
  • 1st place in the Go tournament, 2017 mind sports games of Sun Yat-sen university
  • National-level title of youth talents scholar (QQ, 2016); Sun Yat-sen University 100 Top Talents Scholar (2016)
  • 2015 Beatrice and Vincent Tremaine Fellowship
  • Eurotalents Fellowship (2010-2012)
  • Gold medal, CMO 2000
  1. Quantifying the tension between cosmological models and JWST red candidate massive galaxies, Jun-Chao Wang, Zhi-Qi Huang, Lu Huang, Jianqi Liu, RAA 24, 045001, 2024
  2. Cosmological constraints on neutrino masses in light of JWST red and massive candidate galaxies, Jian-Qi Liu, Zhi-Qi Huang, Yan Su, RAA 24, 045002, 2024
  3. Revisiting progenitor-age dependence of type Ia supernova luminosity standardization process, Junchao Wang, Zhiqi Huang, Lu Huang, SCPMA 66(12), 129511, 2023
  4. Toward a stellar population catalog in the Kilo Degree Survey: the impact of stellar recipes on stellar masses and star formation rates, Linghua Xie, Nicola R. Napolitano, Xiaotong Guo, Crescenzo Tortora, Haicheng Feng, Antonios Katsianis, Rui Li, Sirui Wu, Mario Radovich, Leslie K. Hunt, Yang Wang, Lin Tang, Baitian Tang, Zhiqi Huang, SCPMA 66(12), 129513, 2023
  5. Tomographic Alcock-Paczynski Method with Redshift Errors, Liang Xiao, Zhiqi Huang, Yi Zheng, Xin Wang, Xiaodong Li, MNRAS 518(4), 6253, 2022
  6. Cosmological forecasts of the CSST photometric and spectroscopic multi-probe surveys, Haitao Miao, Yan Gong, Xuelei Chen, Zhiqi Huang, Xiao-Dong Li, Hu Zhan, MNRAS 519(1), 1132, 2022
  7. Constraints on compact dark matter from lensing of gravitational waves for the third-generation gravitational wave detector, Huan Zhou, Zhengxiang Li, Kai Liao, Zhiqi Huang, MNRAS 518, 149, 2022
  8. Performance forecasts for the primordial gravitational wave detection pipelines for AliCPT-1, Shamik Ghosh, Yang Liu, Le Zhang, et al., JCAP 2022(10), 063, 2022
  9. Forecasts on CMB lensing observations with AliCPT-1, Jinyi Liu, Zeyang Sun, Jiakang Han et al., SCPMA 65(10), 109511, 2022
  10. Thawing k-essence dark energy in the PAge space, Zhiqi Huang, Communications in Theoretical Physics 74(9), 095404, 2022
  11. The Galactic interstellar medium has a preferred handedness of magnetic misalignment, Zhiqi Huang, Universe 8(8), 423, 2022
  12. Superclustering with the Atacama Cosmology Telescope and Dark Energy Survey: I. Evidence for thermal energy anisotropy using oriented stacking, M. Lokken, R. Hlozek, A. van Engelen et al., ApJ 933(2), 134, 2022
  13. Revisiting the quasi-molecular mechanism of recombination, Zhiqi Huang, MNRAS 513(3), 3368, 2022
  14. Constraints on the abundance of massive primordial black holes from lensing of compact radio sources, Huan Zhou, Zhengxiang Li, Shuo Cao, Zhiqi Huang, MNRAS 513(3), 3627, 2022
  15. Search for lensing signatures from the latest fast radio burst observations and constraints on the abundance of primordial black holes, Huan Zhou, Zhengxiang Li, Kai Liao, Chenhui Niu, He Gao, Zhiqi Huang, Lu Huang, Bing Zhang, ApJ 928(2), 124, 2022
  16. A Simulation-based Method for Correcting Mode Coupling in CMB Angular Power Spectra, Leung, JSY; Hartley, J ; Nagy, JM et al.., ApJ 928(2), 109, 2022
  17. Cosmological constraints from the density gradient weighted correlation function, Xiaoyuan, Xiao et al., MNRAS 513(1), 595, 2022
  18. A Constraint on Primordial B-Modes from the First Flight of the SPIDER Balloon-Borne Telescope, P. A. R. Ade, M. Amiri, S. J. Benton, et al.., ApJ 927(2), 174, 2022
  19. Constraints on the abundance of primordial black holes with different mass distributions from lensing of fast radio bursts, Huan Zhou, Zhengxiang Li, Zhiqi Huang, He Gao, Lu Huang, MNRAS 511(1), 1141, 2022
  20. The S8 tension in light of updated redshift-space distortion data and PAge approximation, Lu Huang, Zhiqi Huang, Huan Zhou, Zhuoyang Li, SCPMA 65(3), 239512, 2022
  21. High-quality Strong Lens Candidates in the Final Kilo-Degree Survey Footprint, R. Li, N. R. Napolitano, C. Spiniello et al., ApJ 923(1), 16, 2021
  22. The XFaster Power Spectrum and Likelihood Estimator for the Analysis of Cosmic Microwave Background Maps, Gambrel, AE ; Rahlin, AS; Song, X, ApJ 922(2), 132, 2021
  23. A More Accurate Parameterization based on cosmic Age (MAPAge), Lu Huang, Zhiqi Huang, Zhuoyang Li, Huan Zhou, RAA 21(11), 277, 2021
  24. Statistics of thawing k-essence dark energy models, Zhiqi Huang, PRD 104(10), 103533, 2021
  25. Reconciling low and high redshift GRB luminosity correlations, Lu Huang, Zhiqi Huang, Xiaolin Luo, Yuhong Fang, PRD 103(12), 123521, 2021
  26. Reaffirming the Cosmic Acceleration without Supernovae and the Cosmic Microwave Background, Xiaolin Luo, Zhiqi Huang, Qiyue Qian, Lu Huang, ApJ 905(1), 53, 2020
  27. Planck intermediate results. LVI. Detection of the CMB dipole through modulation of the thermal Sunyaev-Zeldovich effect: Eppur si muove II, Y. Akrami, M. Ashdown, C. Baccigalupi et al., A&A 644, A100, 2020
  28. Design and pre-flight performance of SPIDER 280 GHz receivers, E. C. Shaw, P. A. R. Ade, S. Akers, et al., Proc. SPIE 11453, Millimeter, Submillimeter, and Far-Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy X 11453(2F), 1, 2020
  29. Planck intermediate results. LV. Reliability and thermal properties of high-frequency sources in the Second Planck Catalogue of Compact Sources, Y. Akrami, M. Ashdown, J. Aumont et al., A&A 644, A99, 2020
  30. Planck intermediate results. LVII. Joint Planck LFI and HFI data processing, Y. Akrami, K. J. Andersen, M. Ashdown et al., A&A 643, A42, 2020
  31. Planck 2018 results. IX. Constraints on primordial non-Gaussianity, Y. Akrami, F. Arroja, M. Ashdown et al., A&A 641, A9, 2020
  32. Planck 2018 results. VIII. Gravitational lensing, N. Aghanim, Y. Akrami, M. Ashdown et al., A&A 641, A8, 2020
  33. Planck 2018 results. VII. Isotropy and Statistics of the CMB, Y. Akrami, M. Ashdown, J. Aumont et al., A&A 641, A7, 2020
  34. Planck 2018 results. VI. Cosmological parameters, N. Aghanim, Y. Akrami, M. Ashdown et al., A&A 641, A6, 2020
  35. Planck 2018 results. V. CMB power spectra and likelihoods, N. Aghanim, Y. Akrami, M. Ashdown et al., A&A 641, A5, 2020
  36. Planck 2018 results. IV. Diffuse component separation, Y. Akrami, M. Ashdown, J. Aumont et al., A&A 641, A4, 2020
  37. Planck 2018 results. III. High Frequency Instrument data processing and frequency maps, N. Aghanim, Y. Akrami, M. Ashdown et al., A&A 641, A3, 2020
  38. Planck 2018 results. II. Low Frequency Instrument data processing, Y. Akrami, F. Argueso, M. Ashdown et al., A&A 641, A2, 2020
  39. Planck 2018 results. XII. Galactic astrophysics using polarized dust emission, N. Aghanim, Y. Akrami, M. I. R. Alves et al., A&A 641, A12, 2020
  40. Planck 2018 results. XI. Polarized dust foregrounds, Y. Akrami, M. Ashdown, J. Aumont et al., A&A 641, A11, 2020
  41. Planck 2018 results. X. Constraints on inflation, Y. Akrami, F. Arroja, M. Ashdown et al., A&A 641, A10, 2020
  42. Planck 2018 results. I. Overview and the cosmological legacy of Planck, Y. Akrami, F. Arroja, M. Ashdown et al., A&A 641, A1, 2020
  43. New high-quality strong lens candidates with deep learning in the Kilo Degree Survey, R. Li, N. R. Napolitano, C. Tortora, C. Spiniello, L. V. E. Koopmans, Z. Huang, G. Vernardos, S. Chatterjee, B. Giblin, F. Getman, G. Covone, K. Kuijken, ApJ 893(1), 30, 2020
  44. Band-limited Features in Primordial Power Spectrum Do Not Resolve the Hubble Tension, MiaoXin Liu, Zhiqi Huang, ApJ 897(2), 166, 2020
  45. Can Non-standard Recombination Resolve the Hubble Tension?, Miaoxin Liu, Zhiqi Huang, Xiaolin Luo, Haitao Miao, Naveen K. Singh, Lu Huang, SCPMA 63(9), 290405, 2020
  46. Supernova Magnitude Evolution and PAge Approximation, Zhiqi Huang, ApJL 892(2), L28, 2020
  47. Forecasting Cosmological Bias due to Local Gravitational Redshift, Haoting Xu, Zhiqi Huang, Na Zhang, Yundong Jiang, IJMPD 28(12), 1950150, 2019
  48. The Simons Observatory: Astro2020 Decadal Project Whitepaper, Maximilian H. Abitbol, Shunsuke Adachi, Peter Ade et al., BAAS 51(7), 147, 2019
  49. Revisiting Ryskin's Model of Cosmic Acceleration, Zhiqi Huang, Han Gao, Haoting Xu, Astroparticle Physics 114, 77, 2019
  50. Flatness without CMB - the Entanglement of Spatial Curvature and Dark Energy Equation of State, Haoting Xu, Zhiqi Huang, Zhenjie Liu, Haitao Miao, ApJ 877(2), 107, 2019
  51. High-redshift Mini-haloes from Modulated Preheating, Zhiqi Huang, PRD 99(10), 103537, 2019
  52. The Simons Observatory: science goals and forecasts, Peter Ade, James Aguirre, Zeeshan Ahmed et al., JCAP 2019(02), 056, 2019
  53. Anti-Evaporation of n-dimensional Reissner-Nordström Black Hole, YuHong Fang, Zhiqi Huang, HaiTao Miao, Naveen K Singh, PRD 99(4), 044011, 2019
  54. The H0 Tension in Non-flat QCDM Cosmology, Haitao Miao, Zhiqi Huang, ApJ 868(1), 20, 2018
  55. Planck intermediate results. LIV. The Planck Multi-frequency Catalogue of Non-thermal Sources, Y. Akrami, F. Argüeso, M. Ashdown et al., A&A 619, A94, 2018
  56. Planck intermediate results. LIII. Detection of velocity dispersion from the kinetic Sunyaev-Zeldovich effect, N. Aghanim, Y. Akrami, M. Ashdown et al., A&A 617, A48, 2018
  57. 280 GHz Focal Plane Unit Design and Characterization for the Spider-2 Suborbital Polarimeter, A.S. Bergman, P.A.R. Ade, S. Akers et al., Journal of Low Temperature Physics 193, 1075, 2018
  58. Cosmology and fundamental physics with the Euclid satellite, Luca Amendola, Stephen Appleby, Anastasios Avgoustidis et al., Living Review in Relativity 21, 2, 2018
  59. Comparison of Einstein-Boltzmann solvers for testing general relativity, E. Bellini, A. Barreira, N. Frusciante et al., PRD 97(2), 023520, 2018
  60. Planck intermediate results. LI. Features in the cosmic microwave background temperature power spectrum and shifts in cosmological parameters, N. Aghanim, Y. Akrami, M. Ashdown et al., A&A 607, A95, 2017
  61. A New Limit on CMB Circular Polarization from SPIDER, J. M. Nagy, P. A. R. Ade, M. Amiri et al., ApJ 844(2), 151, 2017
  62. The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Two-Season ACTPol Spectra and Parameters, Thibaut Louis, Emily Grace, Matthew Hasselfield et al., JCAP 2017(06), 031, 2017
  63. Planck intermediate results. L. Evidence for spatial variation of the polarized thermal dust spectral energy distribution and implications for CMB B-mode analysis, N. Aghanim, M. Ashdown, J. Aumont et al., A&A 599, A51, 2017
  64. Weakening Gravity on Redshift-Survey Scales with Kinetic Matter Mixing, Guido D'Amico, Zhiqi Huang, Michele Mancarella, Filippo Vernizzi, JCAP 2017(02), 014, 2017
  65. Marginalized Fisher Forecast for Horndeski Dark Energy Models, Jason S.-Y. Leung, Zhiqi Huang, IJMPD 26(7), 1750070, 2017
  66. Planck intermediate results. XLIX. Parity-violation constraints from polarization data, N. Aghanim, M. Ashdown, J. Aumont et al., A&A 596, A110, 2016
  67. Planck intermediate results. XLVIII. Disentangling Galactic dust emission and cosmic infrared background anisotropies, N. Aghanim, M. Ashdown, J. Aumont et al., A&A 596, A109, 2016
  68. Planck intermediate results. XLVII. Planck constraints on reionization history, R. Adam, N. Aghanim, M. Ashdown et al., A&A 596, A108, 2016
  69. Planck intermediate results. XLVI. Reduction of large-scale systematic effects in HFI polarization maps and estimation of the reionization optical depth, N. Aghanim, M. Ashdown, J. Aumont et al., A&A 596, A107, 2016
  70. Planck intermediate results. XLIV. The structure of the Galactic magnetic field from dust polarization maps of the southern Galactic cap, N. Aghanim, M. I. R. Alves, D. Arzoumanian et al., A&A 596, A105, 2016
  71. The Future of Primordial Features with Large-Scale Structure Surveys, Xingang Chen, Cora Dvorkin, Zhiqi Huang, Mohammad Hossein Namjoo, Licia Verde, JCAP 2016(11), 014, 2016
  72. Planck 2015 results. XX. Constraints on inflation, P. A. R. Ade, N. Aghanim, M. Arnaud et al., A&A 594, A20, 2016
  73. Planck 2015 results. XVII. Constraints on primordial non-Gaussianity, P. A. R. Ade, N. Aghanim, M. Arnaud et al., A&A 594, A17, 2016
  74. Planck 2015 results. XVI. Isotropy and statistics of the CMB, P. A. R. Ade, N. Aghanim, Y. Akrami et al., A&A 594, A16, 2016
  75. Planck 2015 results. XIV. Dark energy and modified gravity, P. A. R. Ade, N. Aghanim, M. Arnaud et al., A&A 594, A14, 2016
  76. Planck 2015 results. XIII. Cosmological parameters, P. A. R. Ade, N. Aghanim, M. Arnaud et al., A&A 594, A13, 2016
  77. Planck 2015 results. I. Overview of products and scientific results, R. Adam, P. A. R. Ade, N. Aghanim et al., A&A 594, A1, 2016
  78. Observational effects of a running Planck mass, Zhiqi Huang, PRD 93(4), 043538, 2016
  79. Planck intermediate results. XXXVIII. E- and B-modes of dust polarization from the magnetized filamentary structure of the interstellar medium, P. A. R. Ade, N. Aghanim, M. Arnaud et al., A&A 586, A141, 2016
  80. Revisiting the cosmological bias due to local gravitational redshifts, Zhiqi Huang, PRD 91(12), 121301(R), 2015
  81. Chameleons in the early Universe: Kicks, rebounds, and particle production, Adrienne L. Erickcek, Neil Barnaby, Clare Burrage, Zhiqi Huang, PRD 89(8), 084074, 2014
  82. Full cosmic microwave background temperature bispectrum from single-field inflation, Zhiqi Huang, Filippo Vernizzi, PRD 89(2), 021302, 2014
  83. Catastrophic Consequences of Kicking the Chameleon, Adrienne L. Erickcek, Neil Barnaby, Clare Burrage, Zhiqi Huang, PRL 110(17), 171101, 2013
  84. Cosmic Microwave Background Bispectrum from Recombination, Zhiqi Huang, Filippo Vernizzi, PRL 110(10), 101303, 2013
  85. A cosmology forecast toolkit - CosmoLib, Zhiqi Huang, JCAP 2012(06), 012, 2012
  86. Constraining inflation with future galaxy redshift surveys, Zhiqi Huang, Licia Verde, Filippo Vernizzi, JCAP 2012(04), 005, 2012
  87. Art of lattice and gravity waves from preheating, Zhiqi Huang, PRD 83(12), 123509, 2011
  88. Parameterizing and Measuring Dark Energy Trajectories from Late-Inflatons, Zhiqi Huang, J. Richard Bond, Lev Kofman, ApJ 726(2), 64, 2011
  89. Particle production during inflation: Observational constraints and signatures, Neil Barnaby, Zhiqi Huang, PRD 80(12), 126018, 2009
  90. Preheating after modular inflation, Neil Barnaby, J. Richard Bond, Zhiqi Huang, Lev Kofman, JCAP 2009(12), 021, 2009
  91. Non-Gaussian Curvature Spikes from Chaotic Billiards in Inflation Preheating, J. Richard Bond, Andrei V. Frolov, Zhiqi Huang, Lev Kofman, PRL 103(7), 071301, 2009
  92. Cosmological fluctuations from infrared cascading during inflation, Neil Barnaby, Zhiqi Huang, Lev Kofman, Dmitry Pogosyan, PRD 80(4), 043501, 2009
  93. Cosmological Constraints on Decaying Dark Matter, Santiago De Lope Amigo, William Man-Yin Cheung, Zhiqi Huang, Siew-Phang Ng, JCAP 2009(06), 005, 2009
Other eprints:
  1. [arxiv: 2402.01233] Forecast of foreground cleaning strategies for AliCPT-1, Junzhou Zhang et al.
  2. [arxiv: 2311.16903] Forecasting the BAO Measurements of the CSST galaxy and AGN Spectroscopic Surveys, Haitao Miao, Yan Gong, Xuelei Chen, Zhiqi Huang, Xiao-Dong Li, Hu Zhan
  3. [arxiv: 2304.01112] Sum of digamma asymptotic error terms of an arithmetic series, Zhiqi Huang
  4. [arxiv: 2004.08845] Design of a novel monolithic parabolic-mirror ion-trap to precisely align the RF null point with the optical focus, Zhao Wang, Ben-Ran Wang, Qing-Lin Ma, Jia-Yu Guo, Ming-Shen Li, Yu Wang, Xin-Xin Rao, Zhi-Qi Huang, Le Luo
  5. [arxiv: 1803.11558] Equipartition Dark Energy, Weipeng Lin, Zhiqi Huang, Yiming Hu, Shuang Wang, Yi-Jung Yang
  6. [arxiv: 1412.4671] Testing Inflation with Large Scale Structure: Connecting Hopes with Reality, Marcelo Alvarez, Tobias Baldauf, J. Richard Bond et al.
Invited Talks:
  • 17-22, Nov, 2019, Kuching, Malaysia: 14 th Asia-Pacific Physics Conference 2019 (APPC-14), Statistics of Primordial Intermittent Non-Gaussianity
  • 5-8, Dec, 2016, Guangzhou, China: Sino-Germany Workshop on Galaxy and Cosmology, CMB Science: Present and Future
  • 7-8, Nov, 2013, IPhT, CEA/Saclay, France: CMB Second Order Workshop, Second Order Boltzmann Code
Other skills:
  1. French (beginner level)
  2. C, Fortran, python (experienced programmer)