Department of Geology


Dr. Yang GeLian
Bachelor degree: September, 1990 to Jun, 1994, Department of Geology, Northwest University, Xi’An. Major: Geology
Master degree: September, 1994 to Jun, 1997, Institute of Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Science. Major: Geomagnetism and Space Physics.
Ph. D.: September, 1998 to March, 2001, China University of Petroleum (Beijing). Major: Mineral Resource Prospecting and Exploration
Mainly research on Sedimentary Geology, Quaternary geology; teaching on Historical Geology, Geomorphology and Quaternary geology, Principle and Application of Stratigraphy, and, Field Practice of general geology.
 Historical Geology, 40 hours, for undergraduate
 Geomorphology and Quaternary geology, 32 hours, for undergraduate
Principle and Application of Stratigraphy, 24 hours, for graduate
Field Practice of General Geology, 2 weeks, for undergraduate
Previous Teaching/working Experience
2001.7- now, been working in college of GeoScience, China University of Petroleum, Beijing.
1986, 8-1990, 8, been a Junior High school Teacher in Lantian county Shanxi province.
1999-2001, engaged in research work on “Characteristics and Distribution of Cenozoic Stratigraphy in Qaidam basin”. The program was an engineering project of oil and gas exploration technology of China National Petroleum Company from1996 to 2000.
1992-1996, engaged in research work on “Paleogene marine transgression in foreland basin Kuche, Tarim Basin”.
2003-2004,  engaged in research work on “Fine Structure Interpretation and Sequence Stratigraphy analysis of Paleogene in Chengbei fault step belt , Dagang oilfield”, which was one of Science and technology project in Dagang Oilfield Branch Company of PetroChina Co Ltd.
Contact information
Post address: Fuxue Road, Changping, Institute of Geoscience, China University of Petroleum, Beijing, China. 102249
Tel +86-10-89733290;
Publication and awards
1.Yang GeLian, Sun NaiDa, Jing MinChang, 2001Foraminifers of Salinized Lake Facies and Their significancein paleogeographic Study, geological Review 471):70-74
2.Yang GeLianSun ZhenChengJing MinChangLi Dongming2001 Rvelation from Exploratin Stratigraphic Study in QaidmBasin. Petroleum Exploration &Development,284):99-102
3.Yang Ge-LianZhao Xi-TaoZhu Ri-XiangQu Yon-gXinSun Zhen-ChengQin Zu-Miao2001The prilminary study in Magnetostratigraphy of Gubaizhui Loss Section in XingyangHenan province, Geoscience,China,Journal of graduated school China university of Geosicences151):35-39
4.Yang GeLianSun ZhenChengJing MinChang etc2001Meso-Cenozoic Paleo-lakes and Petroleum Resource in ChinaChina Petroleum Exploration62):92-94