Department of geology northwest university

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Course: sedimentary petrology, sedimentary geology, second year Mapping Practice

Research interests: basin sedimentary filling and sequence development process; response of sedimentation to structure, climate and sea level rise and fall; control of continental margin and intracontinental deformation on formation, evolution and inversion of sedimentary basins

2003.9-2007.7 base class, Department of geology, Northwest University, Bachelor of science;

2007.9-2010.7 master of science, Department of geology, Northwest University;

2010.9-2013.7 structural geology, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, doctor of Science

Professional experience:

2013.7 present lecturer, Department of geology, Northwest University;

2015.8-2016.8Adjunct Associate Research Scientist,

Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University

Published articles:

Duan, L.,Meng, Q.R.,Wu, G.L.,Yang, Z., Wang, J-Q., Zhan, R., 2020.Nanpanjiang basin: a window on the tectonic development of South China during Triassic assembly of the southeastern and eastern Asia.Gondwana Research. 78, 189–209. (Invited review)

Duan, L.,Meng, Q.R., Christie-Blick, N., Wu, G.L., 2018.New insights on the Triassic tectonic development of South China from the detrital zircon provenance of Nanpanjiang turbidites. GSA Bulletin. 130,24–34.

Wei, H.H., Wu, G.L., Duan, L., 2015. Revisiting Triassic

stratigraphy of the Yanshan belt. SCIENCE CHINA Earth Sciences. 58, 491–501.

Meng,Q.R., Wei, H.H., Wu, G.L., Duan, L., 2014. Early Mesozoic tectonic

settings of the northern North China craton. Tectonophysics. 611, 155–166.

Wu, G.L., Meng,Q.R., Duan,

L., Li, L., 2014. Early Mesozoic

structural evolution of the easternWest Qinling, northwest China. Tectonophysics, 630,9–20.

Ma, S.X., Meng,Q.R.,Duan, L., Wu, G.L., 2014. Reconstructing Late Paleozoic exhumation history of the Inner Mongolia Highland along the northern edge of the North China Craton.Journal of Asian Earth Sciences. 87, 89–101.

Li, L., Meng,Q.R., Pullen, A.,

Garzione, C.N., Wu, G.L., Wang, Y., Ma, S.X., Duan, L., 2014. Late Permian–early Middle Triassic back-arc basin development

inWest Qinling,China. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences. 87, 116–129.

Duan, L., Meng, Q.R., Wu, G.L., Ma, S.X., Li, L., 2012. Detrital zircon evidence for the

linkage of theSouth Chinablock with

Gondwanaland in early Paleozoic. Geological

Magazine. 149, 1124–1131.

Duan, L., Meng, Q.R., Zhang, C.L., Liu, X.M., 2011. Tracing the position of South China

Block in Gondwana: U-Pb ages and Hf isotopes of Devonian detrital zircons. Gondwana Research. 19, 141–149.

Duan Liang, 2010. tracing the exfoliation history of the Himalaya orogenic belt according to the age of clastic Muscovite 40Ar/39Ar: implications for the uplift process of the Qinghai Tibet Plateau. Geological bulletin. 29 (1): 27-35


Liu Linyu, Duan Liang, Li Hong, Gao Feng, Cao Qing. 2013. Experimental course of crystal optics and sedimentary petrology. Geological Press, Beijing. 140P

Summary of oral report:

Duan, L., 2018,Nanpanjiang basin: a window on intracontinental tectonic development of South China during Triassic assembly of the southeastern Asia:Vol. 20 , EGU2018-7233, Vienna, Austria.

Duan, L., and Meng, Q.-R., 2015, Tectonic and sedimentary evolution of Triassic Nanpanjiang basin, South China: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 47, no. 7, p. 37., Baltimore, USA.

Duan, L., and Meng, Q. - R., 2015, tactical and disciplinary evolution of Triassic Nanpanjiang Basin, South China: the Eighth World Chinese Geological Congress, Taipei

research project:

2017-2020: presided over by the national science and technology major special task "Research on geological model of heterogeneous transport layer of typical clastic rock structure" (2017zx05008-004-004-002)

2015-2017: hosted by the youth fund of NSFC "anatomy and structural subsidence analysis of the early Middle Triassic deep-water turbidite system in the south of Nanpanjiang Basin" (41402191)

2012-2015: key project of NSFC "relationship between crustal deformation in the western part of North China Craton in Mesozoic and tectonism in the southern margin" (91114204)

2009-2012: key project of NSFC "Triassic tectonic evolution in the north of Songpan terrane" (40830314)


Duan Liang

Departments:Petrology & Mineralogy Teaching and Research Office
Direction:Sedimentary Geology

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