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  • 厦门大学 副教授(2015-)

  • 劳伦斯伯克利国家实验室/科罗拉多州立大学 博士后(2014-2015)

  • 普渡大学 地球科学博士(2014)

  • 中国科学院地理科学与资源研究所 生态学硕士(2010)

  • 华东师范大学 地理科学学士(2007)

  • Associate Professor, Xiamen University (2015-)

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory/Colorado State University (2014-2015)

  • Ph.D. in Earth Science, Purdue University (2014)

  • M.S. in Ecology, Institute of Geographic Science and Natural Resource Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences (2010)

  • B.S. in Geographic Science, East China Normal University (2007)


  • 湿地碳循环、海岸带遥感、生态模型、全球变化生态学

  • Wetland Carbon Cycles, Coastal Remote Sensing, Ecological Modeling, Global Change Ecology


  • Zhu, X.*, L. Song, Q. Weng and G. Huang (2019). Linking in-situ photochemical reflectance index measurements with mangrove carbon dynamics in a subtropical coastal wetland. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, doi: 10.1029/2019jg005022.

  • Zhu, X., L. Meng, Y. Zhang, Q. Weng* and J. Morris (2019). Tidal and Meteorological Influences on the Growth of Invasive Spartina alterniflora: Evidence from UAV Remote Sensing. Remote Sensing, 11(10): 1208, doi:10.3390/rs11101208.

  • Zhu, X*., Y. Hou, Q. Weng and L. Chen (2019). Integrating UAV optical imagery and LiDAR data for assessing the spatial relationship between mangrove and inundation across a subtropical estuarine wetland. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 149: 146-156, doi: 10.1016/j.isprsjprs.2019.01.021.

  • Song, L., Q. Zhuang, Y. Yin, S. Wu and X. Zhu* (2017). Inter-comparison of model-estimated potential evapotranspiration on the Tibetan Plateau during 1981-2010. Earth Interactions, 21, doi: 10.1175/EI-D-16-0020.1.

  • Zhu, X. and Q. Zhuang* (2016). Relative importance between biogeochemical and biogeophysical effects in regulating terrestrial ecosystem-climate feedbacks in northern high latitudes. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 121, doi: 10.1002/2016JD024814.

  • Zhu, X.*, Q. Zhuang, X. Lu and L. Song (2014). Spatial scale-dependent land-atmospheric methane exchanges in the northern high latitudes from 1993 to 2004. Biogeosciences, 11, 1693-1704, doi: 10.5194/bg-11-1693-2014.

  • Zhu, X.*, Q. Zhuang, X. Gao, A. Sokolov and C. Schlosser (2013). Pan-Arctic land-atmospheric fluxes of methane and carbon dioxide in response to climate change over the 21st century. Environmental Research Letters, 8(4), doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/8/4/045003.

  • Zhu, X.*, Q. Zhuang, Z. Qin, M. Glagolev, and L. Song (2013). Estimating wetland methane emissions from the Northern High Latitudes from 1990 to 2009 using artificial neural networks. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 27(2), 592-604, doi: 10.1002/gbc.20052.

  • Zhu, X.*, Q. Zhuang, M. Chen, A. Sirin, J. Melillo, D. Kicklighter, A. Sokolov, and L. Song (2011). Rising methane emissions in response to climate change in Northern Eurasia during the 21st century. Environmental Research Letters, 6(4), doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/6/4/045211.

  • Zhu, X., H. He*, M. Liu, G. Yu, X. Sun, and Y. Gao (2010). Spatio-temporal variation of photosynthetically active radiation in China in recent 50 years. Journal of Geographical Sciences, 20(6), 803-817, doi: 10.1007/s11442-010-0812-7.



  • MATLAB编程与地学应用 - 主讲

  • 生态之美大讲堂 - 参与

  • 生态学前沿系列讲座 - 参与

  • “全球气候变化”系列暑期班 - 参与

  • 生态学基础实验 - 参与

  • 环生工综合大实验 - 参与

  • 生态学野外生产实习 - 参与


  • 专业英语Seminar(湿地生态方向) - 主讲

  • 海洋事务前沿(海发院讲座课程) - 主讲

Undergraduate courses:

  • MATLAB Programming and Applications in Earth Science

  • Series Lectures on the Beauties of Ecology

  • Series Lectures on the Frontiers of Ecology

  • Summer School on "Global Climate Change and Vulnerabilities"

  • Fundamental Experiments of Ecology

  • Comprehensive Experiments of Environmental and Ecological Engineering

  • Field Practice Course of Ecology

Graduate courses:

  • Major English Seminar (Wetland Ecology)

  • Front of Marine Affairs (COMI lecture-type course)


  • 无人机拍摄及图像处理服务(北京师范大学委托项目,2019)- 主持

  • 华南地区典型生态系统植物和土壤碳氮含量分析(中科院地理科学与资源所委托项目,2018-2020)- 主持

  • 红树林等典型滨海湿地生态恢复和生态功能提升技术研究与示范(国家重点研发计划,2017-2020)- 子课题负责人

  • 基于光能利用率模型的红树林总初级生产力模拟(福建省自然科学面上基金,2017-2020)- 主持

  • 滨海湿地红树林光能利用率时间变异及其环境控制研究(国家自然科学青年基金,2017-2019)- 主持

  • 流域生态系统碳水循环过程对土地覆被和气候变化的响应(厦门大学校长基金,2016-2018)- 主持

  • 土地利用变化对中国陆地生态系统碳收支影响的模拟研究(遥感科学国家重点实验室开放基金,2015-2016)- 主持

  • Unmanned aerial vehicle photogrammetry and image processing (Beijing Normal University, 2019) - PI

  • Data analyses of vegetation and soil carbon/nitrogen stocks of typical ecosystems in South China (Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS, 2018-2020) - PI

  • Ms. ECOFIT - Mangrove & Seagrass: Ecological Function Improvement Technologies (National Key Research and Development Program of China, 2017-2020) - Sub-task PI

  • Modeling gross primary productivity of mangrove ecosystem using a light use efficiency framework (NSF of Fujian Province, China, 2017-2020) -  PI

  • Research on temporal variability of light use efficiency and its environmental controls in a coastal mangrove wetland (NSF of China, 2017-2019) - PI

  • Responses of watershed-level ecosystem carbon and water cycles to land cover and climate changes (XMU President Fund, 2016-2018) - PI

  • Modeling the effects of land use changes on China's terrestrial ecosystem carbon budgets (Open Fund of State Key Laboratory of Remote Sensing Science, 2015-2016) - PI


福建省引进高层次人才 - 2017

厦门大学曹德旺奖教金 - 2019

The Introduction of High-level Talents in Fujian Province - 2017

The Cao-Dewang Award of Xiamen University - 2019


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Reviewer for 23 journals: Agricultural and Forest Meteorology; Atmospheric Environment; Atmospheric Research; Biogeosciences; Ecological Indicators; Ecological Modelling; Environmental Research Communications; Environmental Research Letters; Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science; Geoscientific Model Development; International Journal of Remote Sensing; ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing; Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry; Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences; Journal of Mountain Science; Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing; Sensors; Water; Wetlands; 草业科学; 湖泊科学; 遥感学报; 中国科学数据

Reviewer for proposals: 国家自然科学基金青年/面上项目;云南大学“双一流”联合基金项目