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Professor   Supervisor of Doctorate Candidates   Supervisor of Master's Candidates  

Academic Titles : Spokesperson for RIBLL collaboration; Board member of ILIMA collaboration

Honors and Titles : GENCO Prize 2010 for Young Investigators
GSI Exotic Nuclei Community Membership Award


Baohua Sun currently works at the School of Physics, Beihang University (BUAA). He does research in Experimental Nuclear Physics and Astrophysics. His current interests include 'Nuclear charge-changing cross section measurements and determination of charge radius ', 'experimental studies of stellear nuclear lifetimes', 'medical physics' and development of related radiation detectors.


Prof. Dr. Baohua SUN 

Main Building C818, School of Physics

Beihang University Shahe campus

Changping District,102206 Beijing, P. R. China

Email:  (please replace "_at_" by "@")

Research fields

  • Experimental nuclear physics, radioactive ion beam physics

  • Key reactions and half-lives of nuclei relevant for astrophysical nucleosynthesis

  • R&D of radiation detector for fundamental studies and applications

  • Medical physics

Open positions in our group

Postdoc: 1-3/year, Graduate students (Master & Phd): 3-5 

International Postgraduate Program at BUAA 

Curriculum Vitae

Aug 2019 - present, Professor of Physics

      School of PhysicsBeihang University, Beijing, China

Jun 2009 – Jul 2019, Associate Prof.

      School of PhysicsBeihang University, Beijing, China

Jul 2008 – Feb 2012, Postdoc fellowship, Guest scientist, Visiting professor

       Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Giessen, Germany

Mar 2005 – Feb 2008, Joint PhD student

       GSI Helmholtzzentrum fur Schwerionenforschung, Darmstadt, Germany  

Sep 2003 – Jul 2008, PhD student di

       School of Physics, Peking University, Beijing, China

Sep 1999 – Jul 2003, Bachelor of Science

      School of Physics, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China 

Membership & Service 

Board member of ILIMA (Isomeric Beams, LIfetimes and MAsses) collaboration, 2019 - present 

Spokesperson for RIBLL collaboration, 2018.07 - present

中国辐射防护学会电离辐射计量分会理事, 2017.10 - present 

GENCO Membership, Germany GSI Exotic Nuclei COmmunity (GENCO), 2010 - present

Honors & Awards  

 2019 第七届“胡济民教育科学奖” 

 2019  Excellent Young Scientists Fund, National Science Foundation in China 

 2010  GENCO Prize 2010 for Young Investigators & GENCO Membership award

 2009  New Century Excellent Talents in University, Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China  

Publications can be found: 


Recent Publications: 

J. W. Zhao, B. H. Sun, L. C. He, G. S. Li, W. J. Lin, C. Y. Liu, Z. Liu, C. G. Lu, D. P. Shen, Y. Z. Sun, Z. Y. Sun, I. Tanihata, S. Terashiman, D. T. Tran, F. Wang, J. Wang, S. T. Wang, X. L. Wei, X. D. Xu, L. H. Zhu, J. C.  Zhang, X. H. Zhang, Y. Zhang, and Z. T. Zhou. 

Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section A, 930:95–99, 2019.

Zhu Li, ZhongMing Niu, and BaoHua Sun. 

Science China-Physics Mechanics & Astronomy, 62(8), 2019.