Name: Dewen Du

Lab. No.305.
First Institute of Oceanography, Ministry of Natural Resources
No. 6 Xianxialing Road, Qingdao, P. R. China 266061


12/2012 - 01/2014: Department of Geology, university of Houston, USA. Visiting scholar.
09/1994 - 07/1997: Jilin University, China. Major in mathematical geology. PhD degree
09/1989 - 07/1992: Jilin University, China. Major in mathematical geology. Master degree
09/1985 - 07/1989: Jilin University, China. Major in Chemical geology. Bachelor degree

Working Experience
08/1999 - Now : Professor of FIO.
08/1997 - 08/1999: Associate professor of FIO.
01/2004 - Now : Ocean University of China, part-time professor, PhD student advisor
04/2004 - 04/2005: Hong Kong Polytechnic University, researcher
01/2001 - 12/2007: China Ocean Mineral Resources R & D Association, scientist.
07/1992 - 08/1997: Shenyang Institute of Mineral Resources, researcher.

Research Interests
Mineral resources evaluation; Mathematical application on geology.

Research Projects
1. The National Nature Science Foundation of China (No.41776076): 01/2018-12/2021
2. The foundation of China Ocean Mineral Resources R&D Association:01/2018-12/2020 

Publications (parts of in English)
1. Dewen Du, Xiangwen Ren, Shijuan Yan, Xuefa Shi, Yonggang Liu, Gaowen He. An Integrated Method for the Quantitative Evaluation of Mineral Resources of Cobalt-rich Crusts on Seamounts [J]. Ore Geology Reviews, 2017(84):174–184.
2. Dewen Du, Chunjuan Wang, Xiaomeng Du, Shijuan Yan, Xiangwen Ren, Xuefa Shi, Hein J.Distance-Gradient-Based Variogram and Kriging to Evaluate Cobalt-Rich Crust Deposits onSeamounts[J]. Ore Geology Reviews, 2017, (84):218–227.
3. Du Dewen, Chen Yongqi. Investigation of the relationship between seafloor echo strength and sediment type: a case study in Jiaozhou Bay[J]. Geo-Marine Letters, 2007, 27(5):339-344.
4. Wang C, Dewen Du, Zhu Z, et al. Estimation of potential distribution of gas hydrate in the northern South China Sea [J]. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology, 2010, 28(3):693-699.