Lu Zhanwu


Details of the Faculty or Staff

Lu Zhanwu

Address: Institute of Geology, Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences

Baiwanzhuang Road 26, Beijing, 100037 P.R. China



Education Experience

  • 1996 – 2000  Department of Geophysics, Jilin University (Changchun College of Geology), Applied Geophysics; Ph.D.
  • 2000 – 2003  Department of Geophysics, Jilin Universit, Solid Geophysics; MA.Sc
  • 2003 – 2006  Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences, Structural Geology.; Doctor
  • 2006 – 2008  Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences.; Postdoctor 

Professional Experience

Research interests

  • deep geophysical exploration and geodynamics research

Awards and Honors, Academic posts

(1)In 2008, Lu won "Cheng Yuqi Outstanding Dissertation Award".

(2)In 2011, Lu won "the Geological Society of China 2011 Academic Annual Meeting Outstanding Papers Award "

(3)In 2012, Lu won the "Second Prize at Eleventh Beijing Youth Outstanding Scientific and Technical Papers"

(4)In 2012, Lu was awarded the "Outstanding Communist of China Geological Survey"

(5)In 2012, Lu was awarded the "Outstanding Communist of Direct Subordinate Organization of Ministry of Land and Resources"

Scientific Research Projects


  •       2016

           Rui Gao, Zhanwu Lu, Simon Klemperer, Haiyan Wang, Shuwen Dong, Wenhui Li and Hongqiang Li. Crustal-scale duplexing beneath the Yarlung Zangbo suture in the western Himalaya. Nature Geoscience, 2016,9(7):555-560.

           Lu Zhanwu, Gao Rui, Li Hongqiang, Li Wenhui,  Xiong Xiaosong, Xu Tairan. Crustal Thickness Variation from Northern Lhasa terrane to Southern Qiangtang Terrane Revealed by Deep Seismic Reflection Data. Geology in China, 2016, 43(5):1679-1687.


           Xiaosong Xiong, Rui GaoYingkang LiHesheng HouHongda LiangWenhui Li,Lianghui GuoZhanwu Lu*. The lithosphere structure of the Great Xing’an Range in the eastern Central Asian Orogenic Belt: Constrains from the joint geophysical profiling. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences,2015, 113(Part1):481-490

           Li Hongqiang, Lin Wen, Lu Zhanwu*, Li Wandong. Correction Methods of Seismic Wave Azimuthal Anisotropy Time Difference. Oil Geophysical Prospecting, 2015,50(6):1112-1117.

           Zhanwu Lu, Rui Gao, Hongqiang Li, Wenhui Li, Xiaosong Xiong. Variation of Moho Depth across Bangong-Nujiang Suture in Central Tibet—Results from Deep Seismic Reflection Data. International Journal of Geosciences, 2015,6,821-830.英文一般期刊)

           Zhanwu Lu, Rui Gao, Hongqiang Li, Wenhui Li, Chaoyang Kuang, Xiaosong Xiong. Large explosive shot gathers along the SinoProbe deep seismic reflection profile and Moho depth beneath the Qiangtang terrane in central Tibet. Episodes, 2015, 38(3):169-171.


           Lu Zhanwu, Gao Rui, Wang Haiyan, Li Wenhui, Li Hongqiang. Bright Spots in Deep Seismic Reflection Profiles. Progress in Geophysics, 2014,29(6):2518-2525. (Chinese Kernel Journals)


           Ma Xiaodong, Huang Weiyi, Lu Zhanwu*. 3D Seismic Data Interpretation Technology and Its Application in Qintong Depress in North Jiangsu Basin. Progress in Geophysics, 2013,28(4):1925-1934

           Zhanwu Lu, Rui Gao, Yongtie Li, Aimin Xue , Qiusheng Li, HaiyanWang,Chaoyang Kuang, Xiaosong Xiong. The upper crustal structure of the Qiangtang Basin revealed by seismic reflection data, Tectonophysics ,2013, 606:171-177 (SCI)


           Lu ZhanWu,Gao Rui, Kuang Chaoyang, Liu Jinkai, Feng Shaoying, Wang Haiyan, Hou Hesheng. Reflective Seismic Wave Velocity Structure in the Lujiang-Zongyang Polymetallic Ore Concentration Belt, Southern Anhui Province. Geological Bulletin of China, 2011,30(9):1412-1417 (Chinese Kernel Journals)

           Lu Zhanwu, Gao Rui, Li Yongtie, Li Qiusheng, Wang Haiyan, Kuang Chaoyang, Feng Shaoying, Xiong Xiaosong.Structure of Basement and Its N-S Direction Transformation in Qiangtang Basin in Tibet: Discovered by a 270km Seismic Reflection Profile. Acta Petrologica Sinica, 2011.21(11):3319-3327(SCI)


           Lu Zhanwu,Gao Rui, Kuang Chaoyang, Liu Jinkai, Hou Hesheng, Feng Shaoying, Wang Haiyan. Research on Deep Seismic Reflection Profile in Luzong Ore Concentration Area: An Economical and Changeable Gathering Test. Acta Petrologica Sinica, 2010, 26(9):2553-2560(SCI)


           Lu Zhanwu, Gao Rui, Li Qiusheng , He Rizheng, Kuang Chaoyang, Hou Hesheng  , Xiong Xiaosong, Guan Ye, Wang Haiyan, Klemperer S L.Test of deep seismic reflection profiling across Central uplift of Qiangtang Terrane in Tibet Plateau. Journal of Earth Science, 2009,20(2):438-447(SCI)

           LU Zhanwu, GAO Rui, LI Qiusheng, Kuang Zhaoyang, Liu Jinkai, LI Pengwu, Guan Ye, He Rizheng, Wang Haiyan. A Study of Seismic Reflection Profiles and Stack Velocities in Qiangtang Basin, Northern Tibet. Geology in China, 2009,36(3): 377-681(Chinese Kernel Journals)

           Lu Zhanwu, Gao Rui, Li Qiusheng, He Rizheng, Kuang Chaoyang, Hou Hesheng, Xiong Xiaosong, Guan Ye, Wang Haiyan, Klemperer.L.S.Testing Deep Seismic Reflection Profiles Across the Central Uplift of the Qiangtang Terrane in the Tibetan Plateau. Chinese Journal of Geophysics, 2009,52(8):2008-2014(SCI)


           Lu Zhanwu, Gao Rui, Li Qiusheng, Guanye, Zhang Jisheng, He Rizheng, Huang Liyan. Deep Geophysical Probe and Geodynamic Study on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, (1958-2004), Chinese Journal of Geophysics, 2006, 49(3):753-770 (SCI)

           Lu Zhanwu, Gao Rui, Xue Aimin, Kuang Chaoyang, Li Qiusheng, He Rizheng, Li Pengwu. New Seismic Reflection Profiles and Basement Structure in the Qiangtang Basin Northern Tibet. Geology in China, 2006,33(2):286-289 (Chinese Kernel Journals)

           Lu Zhanwu, Gao Rui, Kuang Chaoyang, He Rizheng, Li Pengwu, Zhu Jun. Acquisition Technique Test of 2-D Seismic Survey in  Qiangtang Basin of Tibet, Earth Science Frontiers, 2006,13(5):382-390. (Chinese Kernel Journals)

           Lu Zhanwu, Wang Yun, Han Liguo. An Preliminary Study on  Seismic Exploration Method of a Converted Wave, West China Petroleum Geosciences, 2006, 2(2):230-232 (Chinese General Journal)


           Lu Zhanwu, Zhang Hongyuan. New Application of Seismic Exploration in Different Geological Conditions, Marine Geology Letters, 2005, 21(4):28-32 (Chinese General Journal)


           Lu Zhanwu, Han Liguo. Research Progress in Technology of Wave Impedance Inversion, Global Geology,  2002, 21(4): 372-377. (Chinese General Journal)

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