Professor Dongxiao Zhang (张东晓

Dean, College of Engineering, Peking University Director, Institute of Clean Energy National Chair Professor, Department of Energy and Resources Engineering “Cheung Kong Scholar” Chair Professor “National Natural Science Foundation Outstanding Young Researcher” Professor Zhang is a Fellow of Geological Society of America. He has held positions as Chair Professor at the University of Southern California, Miller Chair Professor at the Department of Petroleum and Geological Engineering at the University of Oklahoma, and Senior Scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory. He has authored 2 books and published over 180 peer-reviewed papers. He earned both his Master’s degree and Ph.D. in hydrology and water resources in 1992 and 1993, respectively, from the University of Arizona. Professor Zhang is an internationally well-known expert in groundwater hydrology, unconventional oil and gas production, and geological carbon sequestration, whose research achievements in stochastic modeling, numerical simulation, and inverse modeling are widely adopted by his peers. Professor Zhang has been an associate editor for the following leading international journals: Water Resource Research, Advances in Water Resources, SIAM Multiscale Modeling and Simulation, Journal of Computational Geosciences, Vadose Zone Journal, and SPE Journal. He has served as a panelist on the RCUK Review of Energy, UK Research Councils and a member of US National Research Council’s Committee on New Research Opportunities in the Earth Sciences; he is currently a council member of World Economic Forum (WEF) Global Agenda Council on New Energy Architecture and an elected member of board of trustees at Western Academy of Beijing. 张东晓教授是美国地质学会成员。他曾任美国南加州大学讲席正教授,俄克拉荷马大学石油和地质工程系米勒讲席正教授,北京大学能源与资源工程系首任系主任,长江学者讲座教授,美国洛斯阿拉莫斯国家实验室高级研究员。他出版了两本学术专著,发表论文180余篇。 张教授在1992年和1993年分别获得美国亚利桑那大学的硕士和博士学位。他是地下水文学、非常规油气开采、二氧化碳地质埋藏方面的国际著名学者,其随机理论建模、数值计算、历史拟合方面的研究成果已被国际同行广泛采用。 张教授先后担任权威性杂志《水资源研究》、《国际石油工程师杂志》等七种国际学术杂志副主编。曾担任英国国家研究理事会“能源研究评估委员会”委员、美国国家研究委员会“地球科学2010-2020科研规划委员会”委员、《国际石油工程师杂志》CO2地下封存专缉主编、达沃斯世界经济论坛(WEF)“全球议程理事会”理事以及北京京西国际学校校董。