Chenzhou Cui

Chief Information Officer
Academic title
Associate Professor
Mailing Address
A322,National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences 20A Datun Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China, 100012

Education and Career History
Chief Information Officer, Associate Professor, NAOC, 2006.1-
Lecturer, NAOC, 2003.6-2005.12
Ph.D. in Astrophysics, NAOC, Beijing, 2003.6
M.Sc. in Astrophysics, Beijing Astronomical Observatory, Beijing, 2000.6
B.S.E. in Mechanical Engineering, Hebei University of Technology, Tianjin, 1997.6

Research Fields
Virtual Observatory
Grid Technology
Astronomical Databases
Astronomical Data Center
Data Analysis
Galactic Structure and Evolution
Stellar Abundance

Current Research Project
Chinese Virtual Observatory (China-VO)
World Data Center for Astronomy (WDC-Astronomy)
Scientific Database for Astronomy, Chinese Academy of Sciences (SDB-Astronomy, CAS)

Professional Leadership
Project Manager, Chinese Virtual Observatory. 2002 - present
Executive Member, International Virtual Observatory Alliance. 2002 - present Executive Member, Beijing Astronomical Society, 2005 - present
Deputy Director, Astronomical Terminology Committee, Chinese Astronomical Society, 2007 – present
Scientific Editor, Astronomical Research & Technology - Publications of National Astronomical Observatories of China. 2008 – present
Member, International Astronomy Union (IAU), 2009 – present
Member, IAU Division XII Commission 5 Documentation & Astronomical Data, 2008 - present Executive Member, Federation for Internet-based Public Science Education, CAS. 2005 - 2009

Science & Technology Nova, Beijing Municipal Science & Technology Commission, Beijing, 2007
Astronomical Education Award, Chinese Astronomical Society, Shanghai, 2006
Director Scholarship, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, 2004
Astronomical Education Award, Beijing Astronomical Society, Beijing, 2002
Graduate Scholarship, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 2002
Yongling LIU Scholarship, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 2000

Selected Publication
 1. "Statistical Analysis of Fe Abundance Gradients in the Galaxy", Chenzhou CUI, Gang ZHAO, Yongheng ZHAO & Jianrong SHI. 2001, Science in China (Series A), 44 (1), 120-127
2. "Virtual Observatory and Grids", Chenzhou CUI & Yongheng ZHAO. 2002, in: Jiuling SUN & Huizhong SHI (eds.), Scientific Data: Management and Share, 272-290. Beijing: Chinese Science and Technology Press
3. "Technology progress of Virtual Observatory ", Chenzhou CUI, Yongheng ZHAO, Gang ZHAO & Yanxia ZHANG. 2002, PABei, 20 4), 302-311. 2002PABei..20..302C
4. "Abundance Gradients in the Galactic Disk", Chenzhou CUI, Yuqin CHEN, Gang ZHAO & Yongheng ZHAO. 2003, Science in China (Series G), 46 (1), 52-61
5. "Integrating Existing Software Toolkits into VO System", Chenzhou Cui, Yongheng Zhao, Xiaoqian Wang, Jian Sang, Ze Luo. 2004, Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation 2004 (SPIE Conference). 2004SPIE.5493..233C
6. "Architecture of Chinese Virtual Observatory", Chenzhou Cui, Yongheng Zhao. 2004, Astronomical Research and Technology, 1 (2), 140-151. 2004PNAOC...1..140C
7. "Research and Development Strategy and Focuses of Chinese Virtual Observatory ", Chenzhou Cui, Yongheng Zhao. 2004, Astronomical Research and Technology, 1 (3), 203-209. 2004PNAOC...1..203C
8.  “VOFilter, Bridging Virtual Observatory and Industrial Office Applications”, Chen-zhou Cui, Markus Dolensky, Peter Quinn, Yong-heng Zhao, Francoise Genova. 2006, ChJAA, 6 (3),379-386. 2006ChJAA...6..379C
9.  “SkyMouse: A smart interface for astronomical on-line resources and services”, Chen-Zhou CUI, Hua-Ping SUN, Yong-Heng ZHAO, Yu LUO & Da-Zhi QI. 2008, Chinese Science Bulletin, 53 (10), 1479-1483
10. “Search and Location of FITS Data Files”, Chen-Zhou CUI, Wen LI, Ce YU, Zhen XU & Yong-Heng ZHAO. 2008, PNAOC, 5 (2), 116-123