Peng Yang


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Peng Yang, female, research fellow, Institute of Geology, Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences (CAGS), No. 26 Baiwanzhuang Road, Beijing, 100037, P. R. China, Zip code: 100037

Tel: 010-68999676, E-mail:

Education Experience

  • 1980/09–1984/07,  Bachelor, Mineral and Petrology, Wuhan Geological College
  • 1988/09–1991/07,  Master, Petrology(sediments), China University of Geosciences (Wuhan)
  • 2001/09–2009/07,  Doctor of Science, Stratigraphy and Paleontology, Peking University

Professional Experience

1984/08-1988/09, Assistant Engineer of the Rock and Mineral Room, No.3 Geological Survey Brigade of Henan Province

1988/09-1998/07  Assistant research fellow, Institute of Geology, CAGS

1998/08-2003/11  Associate Research Fellow of the Institute of Geology, CAGS

2003/11--present,  Researcher of the Institute of Geology, CAGS 

Research interests

Awards and Honors, Academic posts

Scientific Research Projects

  1. “Neoproterozoic, Cambrian–Ordovician sequence stratigraphy and sea level change”, under the major basic research project supported by the State Science and Technology and Ministry of Geology and Mineral Resources.(host)
  2. “Neoproterozoic sequence stratigraphy and sea level change of the Sino-Korean platform”, Special Funds for National Climbing Program of China,supported by Ministry of Science and Technology .(host)
  3. “Cretaceous–Tertiary stratigraphic division and sedimentary facies of the Tarim basin, Xinjiang”, under the National Science and Technology Attack Plan 96-111.(host)
  4. “Comparison of Neoproterozoic strata, Jiao–Liao–Xu–Huai” China Geological Survey Fund Special Project . (host)
  5. “Sedimentary limestone dikes–earthquake hazard event records in the late Paleozoic strata, northwestern Guangxi”, NSFC project (Grant No. 40372058),  2004/01-2006/12. (host)
  6. “Seismite sequence research” , NSFC project.(participant) 
  7. Took charge of all thin section identification and indoor sedimentary facies analysis, Subproject Research of sequence stratigraphy profile, Taihang Moutnains and Yanshan Mountains, Surface geological survey of north China supported by CNPC (China National Petroleum Corporation ).(participant) 
  8.  Took charge of compilation of Cambrain–Ordovician profile, Survey of Cambrian–Orodivician strata, north China, supported by Chevron Corporation .(participant) 
  9. Took charge of sedimentology, petrostratigraphy, event stratigraphy and sequence stratigraphy work, 1:50,000 Regional Geological Survey-Connecting measurement of six mapsheets , such as Dalian Mapsheet .(participant) 
  10.  Principal of Geological Industry Scientific Development Fund “Research on micrite mounds of Lower Paleozoic age, northern North China Platform. (participant) 
  11. Deputy Principal of China Geological Survey Fund Project “Proterozoic–Paleozoic evolution of the Tancheng–Lujaing fault zone”.(participant) 
  12. Participant of Revision of Geological Memoirs of China.(participant) 


  1. Peng Yang, Lu Gang. 2015. New approach on Devonian–Carboniferous Carbonate Neptunian Dikes and Earthquake Events in Leye, Guangxi. Geological Review, 61 (2): 281~287
  2. Peng Yang, Lu Gang, Hu Guiang. 2013. Study on carbonate limestone dykes (Neptunian dykes) of Upper Devonian  in Nanbiancun, Guilin, Guangxi. Geological Review, 59 (2): 217~224
  3. Peng Yang, Lu Gang, Hu Guiang, Zhou Min, Zhang Yuxu. 2009.  Genesis of the Permian limestone Neptunian dykes and limestone breccia talus in the Xiajia Area, Lingyun County, Guangxi, and its geological significances. Geological Review, 55 (1): 43~48
  4. Peng Yang, Li Yan, Hu Guiang, Lu Gang, Qiao Xiufu, 2007. Limestone dykes and breccia limestone bodies in the upper Devonian Rongxian Formation in Miaotou, Guilin, Guangxi, Geological Review, 53 (6): 736~741
  5. Peng Yang, Hu Guiang, Lu Gang, Zhang Yuxu, Qiao Xiufu. 2004. Progress in studying on limestone dikes in Late Paleozoic Strata in Northwestern Guangxi. Geological Review, 50 (6): 613~619
  6. Peng Yang, Yang Tiannan, Qiao Xiufu, Li Dianzhi, Wang Guozhen, Yang Zhongzhu, Yang Xiaobo. 2001. A study of seismic events in the Late Sinian carbonates of Dalian. Acta Geologica Sinica, (02): 221~227+292
  7. Peng Yang, Chen Anze, Qian Fang. 2014. Microfeatures and sedimentary environments of the carbonates from the Ashima Stele in Shilin World Geopark, Yunnan, China. Geological Review, (05): 1109~1112
  8. Peng Yang, Guo Xianpu, Wang Yinong, Ding Xiaozhong. 2002. Upper Cretaceous rudist bioherms in southwestern Tarim. Geological Bulletin Of China,  (02):83~87
  9. Peng Yang, Zhang Yuxu. 2000. Lower Paleozoic dolomitization in Western Hills of Beijing and its adjacent areas and its relationship with sequence stratigraphy. Acta Geoscientia Sinica,  (01): 78~85
  10. Peng Yang, Qiao Xiufu. 1999. Middle–Upper Cambrian algal reefs, tempesite and sea level changes in Jiawang, Xuzhou. Geological Review, (02): 193~201+226
  11. Peng Yang, Ji Qiang, Zhang Yuxu, Qiao Xiufu. 1998. The characteristics and sequence stratigraphic significance of the micrite mound at the top of Cambrian in Western Hills, Beijing and neighboring areas. Geological Review: (01) 35~114.