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SUN Chunqing
  Associate Professor
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  Quaternary Geology
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  No.19 Beitucheng West Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100029, China

Education and Appointments:
  • 2020.01-present, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Associate Professor
  • 2016.06-2019.12, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Post-doc research fellow
  • 2011.09-2016.07, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Ph.D.
  • 2007.09-2011.07, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), B.S.

Research Interests:

Tephrochronology, Volcanology

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Supported Projects:

  1. Sun, C., Németh, K., Zhan, T., You, H., Chu, G., Liu, J., 2019. Tephra evidence for the most recent eruption of Laoheishan volcano, Wudalianchi volcanic field, northeast China. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 383: 103-111.
  2. Sun, C., Liu, J., Xu, B., You, H., 2019. First radiocarbon dating of a Holocene eruption of the Datong volcanic field, eastern China. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 384: 275-279.
  3. Sun, C., Wang, L., Plunkett, G., You, H., Zhu, Z., Zhang, L., Zhang, B., Chu, G., Liu, J., 2018. Ash from the Changbaishan Qixiangzhan eruption: A new early Holocene marker horizon across East Asia. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 123(8): 6442-6450.
  4. Sun, C., Liu, J., You, H., Nemeth, K., 2017. Tephrostratigraphy of Changbaishan volcano, northeast China, since the mid-Holocene. Quaternary Science Reviews 177: 104-119.
  5. Sun, C., Liu, Q., Wu, J., Nemeth, K., Wang, L., Zhao, Y., Chu, G., Liu, J., 2017. The first tephra evidence for a Late Glacial explosive volcanic eruption in the Arxan-Chaihe volcanic field (ACVF), northeast China. Quaternary Geochronology 40: 109-119.
  6. Sun, C., Liu, J., You, H., Chu, G., 2016. Clinopyroxene and Fe-Ti oxides for correlating the ash from Changbaishan Millennium eruption. Science China Earth Sciences 59(7): 1454-1462.
  7. Sun, C., You, H., He, H., Zhang, L., Gao, J., Guo, W., Chen, S., Mao, Q., Liu, Q., Chu, G., Liu, J., 2015. New evidence for the presence of Changbaishan Millennium eruption ash in the Longgang volcanic field, Northeast China. Gondwana Research 28(1): 52-60.
  8. Sun, C., Plunkett, G., Liu, J., Zhao, H., Sigl, M., McConnell, J., Pilcher, J., Vinther, B., Steffensen, J., Hall, V., 2014. Ash from Changbaishan Millennium eruption recorded in Greenland ice: Implications for determining the eruption's timing and impact. Geophysical Research Letters 41(2): 694-701.
  9. Sun, C., You, H., Liu, J., Li, X., Gao, J., Chen, S., 2014. Distribution, geochemistry and age of the Millennium eruptives of Changbaishan volcano, Northeast China — A review. Frontiers of Earth Science 8(2): 216-230.
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