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1957 -1962: North-Western University, Xian, China. Received B.Sc.
1981 -1984 Dept. Earth &
Planetary Science, M.I.T. , Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. Received Ph. D.
Title of Ph.D. thesis: "Seismic Wave Scattering and The Small Scale
Inhomogeneities In The Lithosphere". Ph.D advisor: Keiiti Aki.
Professional Associations and Honors
Committee Chairman of the Subcommission on Scattering and Heterogeneity
(in the Commission on Wave Propagation) , IASPEI (International Association
on Seismology and Physics of the Earth Interior) (1997-2001).
Chair of the Task
Group on Seismic Scattering of IASPEI (International Association
on Seismology and Physics of the Earth Interior) (2001-2005).
Standing Committee on Seismology and Geodynamics, Board on Earth Sciences
and Resources, National Research Council (NRC) (2004-2007).
Corresponding Member of the European Academy of Sciences
(with the citation : "Elected for oustanding and influential contributions
to geophysical sciences and fundamental developments in seismic inverse problems")
Fellow of CGA (Chinese Geophysical Association).
Editorial Board of "Acta Geophysica Sinica".
Advisory (Visiting) Professor of Tongji University, Shanghai,
Guest (Visiting) Professor of Beijing University, Beijing,
Guest (Visiting) Professor of Northwest University, Xi'an,
Guest (Visiting) Professor of Jiaotong University, Xi'an,
Member of AGU (American Geophysical Union), CGA
(Chinese Geophysical Association), EAGE (European Association of Geoscientists
and Engineers), SEG (Society of Exploration Geophysicists), SSA
(Seismological Society of America).
Listed in "Who's Who in the World", "Who's Who in America",
"Who's Who in Science and Engineering", and "One Thousands Great Scientists".