In November 2003, he was employed by the Ministry of science and technology as the chief scientist of the national 973 Program "the mechanism of the coexistence and accumulation and distribution of multiple energy minerals" (2003.12-2009.12).
At present, he is the director of petroliferous basin Research Institute of Northwest University; concurrently serves as the director of China Petroleum Society, the head of basin analysis group of petroleum geology Professional Committee of China Petroleum Society, the executive director of Shaanxi petroleum society, the director of petroleum geology Professional Committee of Shaanxi petroleum society; the member of Academic Committee of State Key Laboratory such as power engineering multiphase flow (Xi'an Jiaotong University); petroleum Editorial Committee of academic journals such as journal, petroleum and natural gas geology, geoscience front, petroleum science, etc.
The main achievements are as follows: (1) sedimentary basin dynamics and accumulation (ore) system, (2) later reformation and original basin restoration, (3) reformed basin research and its oil and gas exploration and evaluation theory and method, (4) oil and gas accumulation mechanism and occurrence law, (5) coexistence and enrichment of various energy sources (oil and gas, coal and uranium) and accumulation (ore) mechanism, etc.
|Departments：||Petroleum Engineering Teaching and Research Office|
|Honors：||National Outstanding Teacher，Winner of the National May 1st Labor Medal，Experts enjoying special government allowances，National-level talent listed in the New Century National Hundred, Thousand and Ten Thousand Talent Project，Chief Scientist of 973 Program|