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dr. P. (Ping) Zhou

Faculty of Science
Anton Pannekoek Institute of Astronomy

Visiting address
  • Science Park 904
  • Room number: C4-127
Postal address
  • Postbus 94249
    1090 GE Amsterdam
Contact details
  • Publications



    • Li, J-T., Ballet, J., Miceli, M., Zhou, P., Vink, J., Chen, Y., ... Bregman, J. N. (2018). Spatially Resolved Broadband Synchrotron Emission from the Nonthermal Limbs of SN1006. Astrophysical Journal, 864(1), [85]. [details]
    • Liu, Q-C., Chen, Y., Chen, B-Q., Zhou, P., Wang, X-T., & Su, Y. (2018). An Investigation of the Interstellar Environment of Supernova Remnant CTB87. Astrophysical Journal, 859(2), [173]. [details]
    • Vink, J., & Zhou, P. (2018). Practical Aspects of X-ray Imaging Polarimetry of Supernova Remnants and Other Extended Sources. Galaxies, 6(2), [46]. [details]
    • Zhou, P., & Vink, J. (2018). Asymmetric Type-Ia supernova origin of W49B as revealed from spatially resolved X-ray spectroscopic study. Astronomy & Astrophysics, 615, [A150]. [details]
    • Zhou, P., Li, J-T., Zhang, Z-Y., Vink, J., Chen, Y., Arias, M., ... Bregman, J. N. (2018). Molecular Gas toward Supernova Remnant Cassiopeia A. Astrophysical Journal, 865(1), [6]. [details]
    • Zhou, P., Vink, J., Li, G., & Domček, V. (2018). G7.7–3.7: A Young Supernova Remnant Probably Associated with the Guest Star in 386 CE (SN 386). Astrophysical Journal Letters, 865(1), [L6]. [details]


    • Liu, B., Chen, Y., Zhang, X., Liu, Q-C., He, T-L., Zhou, X., ... Su, Y. (2017). A Study of Fermi-LAT GeV γ-Ray Emission toward the Magnetar-harboring Supernova Remnant Kesteven 73 and Its Molecular Environment. Astrophysical Journal, 851(1), [37]. [details]
    • Miceli, M., Bamba, A., Orlando, S., Zhou, P., Safi-Harb, S., Chen, Y., & Bocchino, F. (2017). XMM-Newton observation of the supernova remnant Kes 78 (G32.8-0.1): Evidence of shock-cloud interaction . Astronomy & Astrophysics, 599, [A45]. [details]
    • Qiu, H., Zhou, P., Yu, W., Li, X., & Xu, X. (2017). 3XMM J181923.7-170616: An X-Ray Binary with a 408 s Pulsar. Astrophysical Journal, 847(1), [44]. [details]


    • Bamba, A., Terada, Y., Hewitt, J., Petre, R., Angelini, L., Safi-Harb, S., ... Sawada, M. (2016). Discovery of X-Ray Emission from the Galactic Supernova Remnant G32.8-0.1 with Suzaku. Astrophysical Journal, 818(1), [63].
    • Zhou, P., Chen, Y., Safi-Harb, S., Zhou, X., Sun, M., Zhang, Z-Y., & Zhang, G-Y. (2016). Multi-wavelength Study of the Supernova Remnant Kes 79 (G33.6+0.1): On Its Supernova Properties and Expansion into a Molecular Environment. Astrophysical Journal, 831, 17. [192]. [details]
    • Zhou, P., Chen, Y., Zhang, Z-Y., Li, X-D., Safi-Harb, S., Zhou, X., & Zhang, X. (2016). Expanding Molecular Bubble Surrounding Tycorsquos Supernova Remnant (SN 1572) Observed with the IRAM 30 m Telescope: Evidence for a Single-degenerate Progenitor. Astrophysical Journal, 826(1), [34].


    • Zhang, G-Y., Chen, Y., Su, Y., Zhou, X., Pannuti, T. G., & Zhou, P. (2015). The Metal-enriched Thermal Composite Supernova Remnant Kesteven 41 (G337.8-0.1) in a Molecular Environment. Astrophysical Journal, 799(1), [103].


    • Chen, Y., Jiang, B., Zhou, P., Su, Y., Zhou, X., Li, H., & Zhang, X. (2014). Molecular Environments of Supernova Remnants. IAU Symposium, 296, 170-177.
    • Su, Y., Fang, M., Yang, J., Zhou, P., & Chen, Y. (2014). Molecular Environment of the Supernova Remnant IC 443: Discovery of the Molecular Shells Surrounding the Remnant. Astrophysical Journal, 788, 122.
    • Su, Y., Yang, J., Zhou, X., Zhou, P., & Chen, Y. (2014). Interaction between Supernova Remnant G22.7-0.2 and the Ambient Molecular Clouds. Astrophysical Journal, 796, 122.
    • Zhou, P., Chen, Y., Li, X-D., Safi-Harb, S., Mendez, M., Terada, Y., ... Ge, M-Y. (2014). Discovery of the Transient Magnetar 3XMM J185246.6+003317 near Supernova Remnant Kesteven 79 with XMM-Newton. Astrophysical Journal Letters, 781, [L16].
    • Zhou, P., Safi-Harb, S., Chen, Y., Zhang, X., Jiang, B., & Ferrand, G. (2014). An XMM-Newton Study of the Mixed-morphology Supernova Remnant W28 (G6.4-0.1). Astrophysical Journal, 791, 87.


    • Chen, Y., Zhou, P., & Chu, Y-H. (2013). Linear Relation for Wind-blown Bubble Sizes of Main-sequence OB Stars in a Molecular Environment and Implication for Supernova Progenitors. Astrophysical Journal Letters, 769, [L16].



    • Domcek, V., van den Eijnden, J., Rouco Censorial, A., Hernandez Santisteban, J., Degenaar, N., Wijnands, R., ... Vink, J. (2019). Serendipitous detection of a new outburst of the HMXB IGR J19294+1816 with XMM-Newton. The astronomer's telegram, 13215. [details]


    • Zhou, P., Chen, Y., Safi-Harb, S., & Sun, M. (2015). Molecular environment and X-ray study of the metal-rich thermal composite supernova remnant Kes 79. 2255046. Abstract from IAU General Assembly, Meeting #29, .

    Media appearance

    • Zhou, P. (11-10-2018). Blast from the Past in Today’s Sky sky & telescope. Blast from the Past in Today’s Sky.

    Talk / presentation

    • Zhou, P. (speaker) (5-4-2018). Simulating X-ray polarisation signals of supernova remnants with eXTP/IXPE, Europian Week of Astronomy and Space Science, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
    • Zhou, P. (speaker) (22-12-2017). Supernova remnant study with the SKA, The 2nd annual symposium for SKA China, Shanghai, China.
    • Zhou, P. (invited speaker) (19-12-2017). Supernova — progenitor connection, National Astronomical Observatories (China).
    • Zhou, P. (speaker) (26-7-2017). Spatially resolved study of supernova remnant W49B, Workshop on the Progenitor-Supernova-Remnant Connection, Ringberg Castle, Germany.
    • Zhou, P. (speaker) (11-5-2017). Classify supernovae with their remnants: a case study with W49B, The 6th Youth Astronomical Forum of the CAS, Guizhou, China.
    • Zhou, P. (speaker) (31-5-2016). Supernova remnant science with eXTP, eXTP Consortium meeting, Xiamen, China.
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