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Zhang Jinhai
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  9825# No.19 Beitucheng West Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100029, China

Education and Appointments:
Ph.D., 2007, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
M.S., 2004, Chengdu University of Technology, Chengdu, China
B.S.,  2001, Chengdu University of Technology, Chengdu, China

Work Experience:
2015.12-Present,  Professor,                Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
2009.12-2015.12, Associate Professor, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
2007.07-2009.12, Post-doctoral fellow, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Research Interests:

Seismic imaging and inversion


Reconstruction of seismic records


Planetary geophysics

Public Services:


Fu Chengyi Youth Science and Technology Award, 

Chinese Geophysical Society, 


Outstanding Graduate Student, 

Chinese Academy of Sciences, 


Dean Award of Chinese Academy of Sciences, 

Chinese Academy of Sciences, 


Supported Projects:

Selected Publication:
  1. Hao J., J. Zhang*, Z. Yao. 2019, Evidence for diurnal periodicity of earthquakes. National Science Review, doi:10.1093/nsr/nwy117.

  2. Lin Y., J. Hao, Z. Miao, J. Zhang*, and W. Yang*. 2020, NanoSIMS image enhancement by reducing random noise using low-rank method. Surface and Interface Analysis, doi: 10.1002/sia.6736

  3. Lin Y., J. Zhang*. 2020, Progressive denoising of seismic data via robust noise estimation in dual domains. Geophysics, doi: 10.1190/geo2019-0010.1

  4. Gao, Y., J. Zhang*. and Z. Yao, 2019, Extending the stability limit of explicit scheme with spatial filtering for solving wave equations. Journal of Computational Physics, 397: 108853, doi: 10.1016/

  5. He Z., J. Zhang*, and Z. Yao. 2019, Determining the optimal coefficients of the finite difference method using the Remez exchange algorithm. Geophysics, 84(3): S137–S147, doi:10.1190/geo2018-0446.1.

  6. Gao Y., J. Zhang*, Z. Yao. 2018, Removing the stability limit of the explicit finite-difference scheme with eigenvalue perturbation. Geophysics, 83(6): A93–A98, doi:10.1190/GEO2018-0447.1.

  7. Song H. J., J.H. Zhang*, Z.X. Yao. 2018. Global optimization of generalized nonhyperbolic moveout approximation for long-offset normal moveout. Geophysics, 83 (2): S141–S149.

  8. Zhang J., J. Hao, X. Zhao, S. Wang, L. Zhao, W. Wang Z. Yao. 2016, Restoration of clipped seismic waveforms using projection onto convex sets method. Scientific Reports, 6, 39056 【PDF】 【FILES】 

  9. Song H., Y. Gao, J. Zhang*,and Z. Yao, Long-offset moveout for VTI using Padé approximation. Geophysics, 2016, 81(5), C219–C227. 【PDF】

  10. Song H., J. Zhang, Z. Yao. Normal moveout for long offset in isotropic media using Padé approximation. Applied Geophysics, 2016 (Accepted). 

  11. Gao Y., J. Zhang, Z. Yao. Third-order symplectic integration method with inverse time dispersion transform for long-term simulation. Journal of Computational Physics, 2016, 314, 436–449. 【PDF】 

  12. Gao Y., H. Song, J. Zhang, Z. Yao. Comparison of artificial absorbing boundaries for acoustic wave equation modeling. Exploration Geophysics, 2017, Doi: 10.1071/EG15068 【PDF】 

  13. Gao Y., J. Zhang, Z. Yao. Unsplit complex frequency shifted perfectly matched layer for second-order wave equation using auxiliary differential equations. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 2015, 138 (6):EL551–EL557. 【PDF】 

  14. Wang S.Q., J.H. Zhang, 2014, Fast image inpainting using exponential-threshold POCS plus conjugate gradient. The Imaging Science Journal, 62, 161–170. 【PDF】

  15. Zhang J.H., and W. Yang , S. Hu , Y. Lin et al., 2015, Vocanic history of the Imbrium basin: A close-up view from the lunar rover Yutu. Proceedings of the National Academy of the Sciences of the United States of America, 2015, 112(17): 5342–5347. 【PDF】

  16. Zhang J.H., and T. Zheng, 2015, Receiver function imaging with reconstructed wavefields from sparsely scattered stations. Seismological Research Letters, 86, 165–172.【PDF】 

  17. Zhang J.H., and Z.X. Yao, 2013, Optimized explicit finite-difference schemes for spatial derivatives using maximum norm. Journal of Computational Physics, 250: 511–526. 【PDF】

  18. Zhang J.H., and Z.X. Yao, 2013, Optimized finite-difference operator for broad-band seismic wave modeling. Geophysics, 78(1):A13–A18.

  19. Zhang J.H., and Z.X. Yao,2012, Globally optimized finite-difference extrapolator for strongly VTI media. Geophysics, 77(4): T125–T135.

  20. Zhang J.H., and Z.X. Yao, 2011, Reducing two-way splitting error of FFD method in dual domains. Geophysics, 76, S165S175.

  21. Zhang J.H., W.M. Wang, S.Q. Wang, and Z.X. Yao, 2010, Optimized Chebyshev Fourier migration: a wide-angle dual-domain method for media with strong velocity contrasts. Geophysics, 75, S23-S34. 

  22. Zhang J.H., S.Q. Wang, and Z.X. Yao, 2009, Accelerating 3D Fourier migration with Graphics Processing Units. Geophysics, 74, WCA129-WCA139. 

  23. Zhang J.H., W.M. Wang, and Z.X. Yao, 2009, Comparison between the Fourier finite-difference method and the generalized-screen method. Geophysical Prospecting, 57:355-365. 

  24. Zhang J.H., W.M. Wang, L.Y. Fu, and Z.X. Yao, 2008, 3D Fourier finite-difference migration by ADI plus interpolation. Geophysical Prospecting, 56: 95-103. 

  25. Zhang J.H., W.M. Wang, L.F. Zhao, and Z.X. Yao, 2007, Modeling 3-D scalar waves using Fourier finite-difference method. Chinese Journal of Geophysics (with a full English version), 50: 1854-1862. 

  26. Ding F., J. H. Zhang, and Z. X. Yao, 2011, Optimized Chebyshev method for normal moveout of long-offset seismic data. Progress in Geophysics (in Chinese with English abstract), 2011, 26(3):836–842.

  27. Zhu S.W., J.H. Zhang, and Z.X. Yao, 2008, Globally optimized Fourier finite-difference operator using simulated annealing algorithm based on multi-parameter. Chinese Journal of Geophysics (in Chinese with English abstract), 50: 1844-1850.

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