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  No.19 Beitucheng West Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100029, China

Education and Appointments:
  • 1989, in applied geophysics, China University of Geosciences, Wuhan.
  • 2005, Ph.D degree in Geophysics, China University of Geosciences, Beijing.
Professional Experence:
2014-present, Associate Professor in geophysics, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, CAS 
2006-2014, Professor in applied geophysics, Institute of Geophysical and Geochemical Exploration (IGGE), Langfang, Hebei, China.
2000-2006,Associate Professor in applied geophysics, Institute of Geophysical and Geochemical Exploration (IGGE), Langfang, Hebei, China.
1989-2000,Assistant Researcher in applied geophysics, Institute of Geophysical and Geochemical Exploration (IGGE), Langfang, Hebei, China.

Da Lei received his B.Sc. degree in applied geophysics from the China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, China, in 1989, and Ph.D. degree in geophysics from the China University of Geosciences, Beijing, China, in 2005.
In 1989, he joined the Institute of Geophysical and Geochemical Exploration (IGGE), Langfang, Hebei, China, as Assistant Researcher in Surface Geophysics, and became an Associate Professor and a Professor of Geophysics in 2000 and 2006, respectively. In 2014, he joined the Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China. His research interests include controlled source electromagnetic, magnetotelluric and transient electromagnetic methods forward modeling and inversion, and development of EM Instruments.

Research Interests:
Controlled source electromagnetic method forward modeling and inversion;
Magnetotelluric method forward modeling and inversion;
Transient electromagnetic method forward modeling and inversion;
Research on electric resistivity tomography and its application;
Research and Development of EM Instruments.
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Supported Projects:
  1. 2004-2006, Geophysical exploration over long deep tunnel from Make River to Jiaqu River for west route of south-to north water transfer project. Supported by Yellow rive Committee.
  2. 2007-2009, Electromagnetic wave propagation theory and method study for large power control source, Key direction project from CAS (kzcx2-yw-1212009-2012).
  3. 2009-2012, Rock Deep geology structure exploration with geophysical method for preselected site of Beishan in Gansu province, projects of geology disposal of high level radioactive waste, Bureau of National defense science and technology industry.
  4. 2010-2013, Research of Surface Electromagnetic Prospecting (SEP) System, SinoProbe-09-02.
  5. 2012-2015,Underground resources subsystem, WEM project.
  6. 2013-2016, R&D of Key Instruments and Technologies for Deep Resources Prospecting (the National R&D Projects for Key Scientific Instruments), No.ZDYZ2012-1-05
  7. 2017-2021, Research on intelligent drilling technology, equipment system and related theory (the Strategic Priority Research Program of Chinese Academy of Sciences), NO. XDA14050000

Selected Publication:
  1. Gang Wang,Da Lei,Zhenyu Zhang,Xiangyun Hu,Yongbo Li,Dayong Wang,Wei Zhu. Tensor CSAMT and AMT Studies of the Xiarihamu Ni-Cu Sulfide Deposit in Qinghai,China. Journal of Applied Geophysics 1592018,159:795–802.(SCI)
  2. Di QY, Xue GQ, Lei D, Wang ZX, Zhang YM, Wang S, Zhang QM. Geophysical survey over molybdenum mines using the newly developed M-TEM system. Journal of Applied Geophysics. 2018, 158:65-70.(SCI)
  3. 2018, Da Lei, Qing-yun Di,Jun-jie Wu,Xing-chun Wang,Yun-xiang Liu,Olalekan Fayemi,Xiao-Dong.  Anti-interference Test For the New Sep Instrument: Csamt Study At Dongguashan Copper Mine, China ,Journal of Environmental & Engineering Geophysic,2018(22): 339-352. doi:10.2113/JEEG22.4.339. (SCI)
  4. 2017, Da Lei,Busayo Fayemi,Liangyong Yang, Xiaohong Meng. The non-static effect of near-surface inhomogeneity on CSAMT data(SCI), Journal of Applied Geophysics, 2017(139):306-315. DOI information: 10.1016/j.jappgeo.2017.03.003.  (SCI)
  5. 2016, DI Qing-Yun, Lei Da*, WANG Zhong-Xing et al, An integrated test of the multi-channel transient electromagnetic system.Chinese Journal Of Geophysics,59(12): 4399-4407. (SCI).
  6. 2016, Lei Da, Wu Xiaoping, Di Qingyun, Wang Gang, Lv Xiangrong , Wang Ruo, Yang Jun and Yue Mingxin. Modeling and analysis of CSAMT field source effect and its characteristics, Journal of Geophysics and Engineering, 2016, 13:49–58. doi:10.1088/1742-2132/13/1/49. (SCI)
  7. 2014, Lei Da, Zhang Guohong, Huang Gaoyuan, Zhu Zichuan, Feng Guixing, Wang Gang, Li Yongbo. The Application or Tensor CSAMT Method, Chinese Jonrnal of Engineering Geophysics, 2014,11(3)286-294.
  8. 2010, Lei Da. Studies and applications of 2D CSAMT modeling and inversion with a dipole source and topography.(in Chinese), 2010, 53(4):982-993,doi:10.3969/j.issn.0001-5733.2010.04.023.(SCI)
  9. 2010, Lei Da, Zhao Guoze Zhang Zhongjie, Zhao Fugang, Wang Shumin, Wang Gang. A processing method of CSAMT data with strong electromagnetc interferences by using information entropy and rational fuction filtering. Progress in Geophys. (in Chinese), 2010,25(6):1-9, Doi:10.3969/j.issn.1004-2903.2010.06.001.
  10. 2008, Lei Da, Zhao Guoze, Yang Zhihong, Zhao Fugang, Li Xiaochang. An application of CSAMT to a geological investigation for railway route selection, Near Surface Geophysics, 2008 6(5): 315-318. (SCI)
  11. 2007, Lei Da, Li Xiaochang, Zhao Fugang,Wang Shumin,Wang Gang, Zhao Yi,Chen Xiaodong. An Application of Spectrum Analyzer to Analyses of EM Noises in Mines. Computing Techniques for Geophysical and Geochemical Exploration, 2007, 29(1):51-55.
  12. 2006, Lei Da, Qi Jianling. Application effect of the phase IP imaging in detecting perils in dykes and dams. Geophysical Solutions for Environmental and Engineering, 2006(1):451-455.
  13. 2004, Lei Da, Meng Xiaohong, Li Ruchuan, Wang Shumin. An application of CSAMT to the Archaeological Investigation at the Qinshihuang’s Tomb, Progress in Environmental and Engineering Geophysics,  2004: 349-353.
  14. 2004, Lei Da, Meng Xiaohong, Li Ruchuan, Wang Shumin. An Application of CSAMT to Exploration of Geothermal Water, Progress in Environmental and Engineering Geophysics, 2004: 382-385.
  15. 2004, Lei Da. The Technique for Extracting Pure Anomalies from the Transient Electromagnetic Data. Geophysical & Geochemical Exploration, 2004, 4:320-322.
  16. 2004, Lei Da, Meng Xiaohong, Wang Shumin, Li Ruchuan, Fang Hui, Zhao Fugang. The Two-dimensional Inversion Technique for Controllable Source Audio Frequency Magnetotelluric Sounding(CSAMT)Data under Complex Topography and its Effectiveness. Geophysical & Geochemical Exploration, 2004, 4:323-326.
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