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Education and Appointments:

Yuan Wang
Senior Engineer of Marine Geophysics
Majored on the Ocean Bottom Seismometer (OBS) development and its application


  • Jun.2016 – Senior Engineer of Marine Geophysics, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Jun.2012 – Jun.2013, Project Research Assistant, Institute of Gravity and Magnetic Methods and Technology, Chang'an University


  • Sep.2013 – Jun.2016, Ph.D., Solid Geophysics, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Sep.2009 – Jun.2012, MSc., Earth Exploration and Information Technology, Chang'an University

Research Interests:
  1. OBS data preprocessing algorithm research, software development and OBSPPro platform construction
  2. Scholte-wave multi-wave multi-component dispersion energy imaging method
  3. Joint imaging of surface wave, noise and receiver function of OBS deep structure in subduction zone
  4. Real-time time-frequency analysis, recognition and positioning technology of ground motion signals of submarine targets
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Supported Projects:
  1. Whole-sea deep seabed seismograph system integration, national key research and development project, 2018/08-2021/12
  2. Research and development of real-time broadband seabed seismograph, "WENHAI" project, 2018/01-2021/06
  3. Research on the shallow S-wave velocity structure based on the seabed four-component surface wave waveform inversion method, National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2019/01-2021/12
  4. The crust-mantle velocity structure in the southern Mariana subduction zone, a key deployment project of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2019/11-2022/11
  5. Research and development of capacitance-transduced VLF seismometer, pilot A subtask, 2019/12-2023/12

Selected Publication:


  1. Yuan Wang, Zhiwei Li, Jianhua Gen, Qingyu You, Tianyao Hao, Yaoxing Hu, Chunlei Zhao, Yan Zhang, Yuzhu Liu, 2020, Seismic imaging of shear-wave structures for the shallow sediments in the East China Sea using OBN multi-component Scholte-wave data, Geophysics, 85(6), EN87-EN104
  2. Xu Dong, Li Fenghua, Guo Yonggang, Wang Yuan, 2019, The effects of the ocean surface wave spectrum on low frequency ambient noise in deep water, Chinese Journal of Acoustics, 38(1)
  3. Chen H, Qiu X L, He E Y, Wang Y, Chen C X, and Chen J., 2019, Accurate measurement and inversion for the seafloor positions of Hadal landers, Chinese J. Geophys. (in Chinese), 62(5), 1744-1754
  4. Shi P C, Wang Y, You Q Y, 2017, Near-field seismic localization using Delta T Mapping, Chinese J. Geophys. (in Chinese), 60(8), 3119-3132
  5. Yuan Wang, Zhiwei Li, Qingyu You, Tianyao Hao, Jian Xing, Lihua Liu, Chunlei Zhao, Xuelei Li, Litian Hu, and Paul Somerville, 2016, Shear-wave velocity structure of the shallow sediments in the Bohai Sea from an ocean-bottom-seismometer survey, Geophysics, 81(3), ID25-ID36

  6. Wang Yuan, You Qingyu, Liu Baohua; Pei Yanliang, Ning Chunlin, Hua Qingfeng, Yu Kaiben and Wu Aiping, 2020, Satellite transmission ocean bottom seismic detection apparatus, 2020100396, IP Australia
  7. Wang Yuan, You Qingyu, Hao Tianyao, Hu Yaoxing, Zhao Chunlei, Zhang Yan and Xu Xiqiang, 2020, A method for Ocean Bottom Seismometer clock drift correction, 2020100398, IP Australia
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