Studying the Universe with GAlaxy suRveys

Revealing the Unlimited in ShangHai

June 11-15, 2018     Shanghai, China


The international conference SUGAR-RUSH will focus on large-scale structure from ongoing and future galaxy surveys, including

* latest results from ongoing surveys;
* opportunities, challenges, and synergies with next-generation galaxy surveys;
* simulation and computational development for the forthcoming data sets;
* statistical and theoretical modeling of galaxy distribution and galaxy-halo connection.

The conference will bring together survey scientists and theorists to foster discussions, aiming at maximizing the scientific returns from galaxy surveys.

If you have any questions, please contact
Jiaxin Han (
Ying Zu (
Zheng Zheng (

Formal Registration and Abstract Submission

Registration deadline: April 20, 2018
Abstract submission deadline:
April 27, 2018

Only registered participants can submit abstracts. It is recommended that participants register early in order for LOC to provide timely assistance (e.g. invitation letter for visa and hotel reservation) if needed.

Key Dates and Schedule

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Meeting Venue and Hotel Information

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Links to the tourist website:

Shanghai Travel Guide    Suzhou Travel Guide    Hangzhou Travel Guide



  • Yanchuan Cai (Edinburgh)
  • Xuelei Chen (NAOC)
  • Shaun Cole (Durham)
  • Kyle Dawson (Utah)
  • Daniel Gruen (Stanford)
  • Shirley Ho (CMU/LBL)
  • Fabian K√∂hlinger (IPMU)
  • Elisabeth Krause (JPL)
  • Franscois Lanusse (CMU)
  • Masamune Oguri (Tokyo)
  • Eduardo Rozo (Arizona)
  • Masahiro Takada (IPMU)
  • Jeremy Tinker (NYU)
  • Xiaohu Yang (SJTU)
  • Pengjie Zhang (SJTU)

3D campus view


  • Jiaxin Han (IPMU/SJTU, Co-Chair)
  • Katrin Heitmann (ANL)
  • Alexie Leauthaud (UCSC)
  • John Peacock (Edinburgh)
  • David Spergel (Flatiron/Princeton)
  • Masahiro Takada (IPMU)
  • Frank van den Bosch (Yale)
  • Risa Wechsler (Stanford)
  • Simon White (MPA)
  • Zheng Zheng (Utah/TDLI, Co-Chair)
  • Ying Zu (SJTU, Co-Chair)



  • Li Fu (TDLI)
  • Sheng Li (TDLI)
  • Zhaozhou Li (SJTU)
  • Qiuyue Miao (SJTU)
  • Yijie Ren (TDLI)
  • Jinghua Shi (TDLI, Co-Chair)
  • Yu Yu (SJTU)
  • Mengzhu Lu (TDLI)
  • Jun Zhang (SJTU)
  • Le Zhang (SJTU)
  • Ying Zu (SJTU, Co-Chair)