Zhang Lei


Details of the Faculty or Staff

Zhang Lei, male, associate researcher, Institute of Geology, Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences (CAGS), No. 26 Baiwanzhuang Road, Beijing, 100037, P. R. China, Zip code: 100037

Tel: 010-68999677

Education Experience

  • 2001/09–2005/07,  Bachelor of Geology, Peking University
  • 2005/09–2010/07,  PhD of Geology, Peking University 

Professional Experience

2010/07-2014/12,  assistant research fellow of the Institute of Geology, CAGS

2015/01-present,  associate researcher of the Institute of Geology, CAGS

Research interests

Awards and Honors, Academic posts

  1. Study on the Temporal–Spatial evolution and tectonic setting of granites of major orogenic belts in China and Asia, awarded the first provincial-level prize of natural science by the Ministry of Land and Mineral resources 

Scientific Research Projects

  1. Second-level Geological Survey Project (Grant No. DD20160123): Major magma event survey and magmatic rock pilot mapping of Phanerozoic eon, 2016/01–2018/12.(host)
  2. Geological Survey Project (Grant No. 12120113094000): Temporal–Spatial evolution framework of Phanerozoic granites from major metallogenic zones, northern China, 2013/01–2015/12.(host)
  3. Geological Survey Project (Grant No. 1212011120135):  Research on several issues in Mesozoic granites, Asia, and related maps compilation, 2011/01–2012/12.(host)
  4. NSFC Youth Fund Project (Grant No. 41102032):  Research on genesis and mantle source characteristics of the Cenozoic basalts in Shuangyashan, Heilongjiang province, 2012/01–2014/12.(host)


  1. Zhang Lei, Han Baofu, Chen Jiafu, Xu, Zhao. 2012. Sr-Nd isotopic characteristics of the Late Cretaceous Shuangyashan suite: evidence for enriched mantle 2 in Northeast China. Geological Magazine, 149 (4): 645~661
  2. Zhang Lei, Han, Baofu, Wei, Chunjing, Shu, Guiming. 2011. Cumulate hornblendite enclaves in diorite-porphyrite intrusions from the Shuangyashan, Northeast China, and implications for the transition from lower crust to upper mantle in subduction setting. International Journal of Earth Sciences, 100 (1): 63~79
  3. Zhang Lei, Shi Xingjun, Zhang Jianjun, Zhang Jianjun, Yang Qidi, Tong Ying, Wang Tao. 2013. LA-ICP-MS zircon U-Pb age and geochemical characteristics of the Taohaotuoxiquan gabbro in northern Alxa, Inner Monglia. Geological Bulletin of China, (10): 1536~1547
  4. Zhang Lei, Li Qiugen, Shi Xingjun, Tong Ying, Hou Jiyao, Zhang Jianjun, Wang Tao. 2013. Zircon U-Pb age and geochemistry of the Permian Yongqing granodiorite intrusion in Jiamusi massif of northeast China and their implications. Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica,  (06): 1022~1036
  5. Zhang Lei, Han Baofu, Zhu Yongfeng, Xu Zhao, Chen Jiafu, Song Biao. 2009. Geochronology, mineralogy, crystallization and tectonic implication of the Shuangyashan monzogabbro in eastern Heilongjiang province. Acta Petrologica Sinica, 25:577~587
  6. Zhang Lei, Han Baofu, Gu Libing, Zhang Wenhui, Xie Liewen, Yang Yueheng. 2006. A comparison of zircon Hf isotope analyses by MC-ICP-MS and LA-MC-ICP-MS. Acta Petrologic Sinica, 22(02): 510~512
  7. Ye Ke, Zhang Lei*, Wang Tao, Shi Xingjun, Zhang Jianjun, Liu Chao. 2016. Geochronology, geochemistry and zircon Hf isotope of the Permian intermediate-acid igneous rocks from the Yabulai Mountain in western Alxa, Inner Mongolia and their tectonic implications. Acta Petrologica et Mineralogic, 35 (06): 901~928
  8. Shi Xingjun, Zhang Lei*, Wang Tao, Xiao Xuchang, Tong Ying, Zhang Jianjun, Geng Jianzhen, Ye Ke, 2014. Geochronology and geochemistry of the intermediate-acid intrusive rocks from Zongnaishan in northern Alxa, Inner Monglia, and their tectonic implications, Acta Petrologica et Mineralogic, 33 (06): 989~1007
  9. Yang Qidi, Zhang Lei*, Wang Tao, Shi Xingjun, Zhang Jianjun, Tong Ying, Guo Lei, Geng Jianzhen. 2014. Geochemistry and LA-ICP-MS zircon U-Pb age of Late Carbonferous Shalazhashan pluton on the northern margin of the Alxa block, Inner Monglia and their implications. Geological Bulletin of China, (06): 776~787