Dong Lai

Dong Lai

Dong Lai, Astronomy and Planetary Science

After undergraduate study at the University of Science and Technology of China, Dong Lai came to the US for graduate study, receiving a Ph.D. in theoretical physics from Cornell in 1994. He joined the Astronomy faculty in the fall of 1997 after three years as a postdoctoral fellow at Caltech. His research lies in theoretical astrophysics.