Faculty

Zhihao CHEN
Research Assistant Professor
chenzh@sustech.edu.cn
Education & Employment:
2020.04 – present: Research Assistant Professor
Department of Earth and Space Sciences, Southern University of Science and Technology (Sustech), Shenzhen, China
2017 – 2019: JSPS Fellow
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC), Yokohama, Japan
2015 – 2017: Post-doctoral
School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment (SEAE), Monash University, Australia
2011 – 2015: PhD, Geodynamics/Analoge Modelling
School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment (SEAE), Monash University, Australia
Supervisors: Prof. W.P.Schellart (Main) and Dr. J.C. Duarte (Associate)
2009 – 2011: Research Assistant
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC), Yokohama, Japan
2006 – 2009: Master
Second Institute of Oceanography, State Oceanic Administration (SIOSOA), China
2002 – 2006: Bachelor
China University of Geosciences (Wuhan) (CUG), China
Research:
•      Analogue modelling
•      Kinematics and dynamics of subduction
•      Subduction-induced mantle flow
•      Continental deformation
•      Interaction between subducting slab and mantle plume