Regional Associate Editor for China
is a Full Professor for Geochemistry at China University of Geosciences (Wuhan) and Adjunct Professor for Geochemistry at Northwest University (Xi'an). He received his PhD from China University of Geosciences (Wuhan) in 1989. His current interests are: laser ablation ICP-MS and its applications to in-situ elemental and isotopic analysis of minerals, chemical composition of the continental crust, and chemical exchange between the crust and the mantle. He is author and co-author of approx. 70 original papers in international journals.