Name: Xi Zhang

637 room, laboratory building
First Institute of Oceanography, Ministry of Natural Resources
No. 6 Xianxialing Road, Qingdao, P. R. China 266061


9/2008 - 6/2011: Ocean University of China, PhD degree
9/2005 - 6/2008: Ocean University of China, Master degree
9/2001 - 9/2005: Qingdao University of Science and Technology, Bachelor degree

Working Experience
1/2016 - now: Associate research professor, First Institute of Oceanography, State Oceanic Administration
7/2011 - 12/2015: Research assistant, First Institute of Oceanography, State Oceanic Administration

Research Interests
Marine microwave remote sensing, remote sensing data analysis, numerical modeling of microwave scattering.

Research Projects
1. National science funding of China, Research on sea ice thickness and related parameters retrieval based on active and passive remote sensing data in the Bohai Sea,1/2014-12/2016.
2. National key research and development program of China (sub-topic), Research on new marine microwave remote sensing detection mechanism modeling and application, 6/2016-12/2020.
3. Satellite advanced research project, Dual-frequency InSAR data process technique,1/2017-12/2018.
4. China Marine Surveillance science and technology support project, Demonstration project of aviation remote sensing technology application.
5. , 1/2013-12/2013.
6. MOST-ESA “dragon” international cooperation project, Techniques for Sea Ice parameter Extraction and Sea Ice Monitoring Using New Satellite, 6/2016-6/2020.
7. MOST-ESA “dragon” international cooperation project, Techniques for Sea Ice Characteristics Extraction and Sea Ice Monitoring, 6/2012-6/2016.

1. Xi Zhang; Wolfgang Dierking; Jie Zhang; Junmin Meng; Haitao Lang. Retrieval of the thickness of undeformed sea ice from simulated C-band compact polarimetric SAR images. The Cryosphere, 2016.7.19, 10(4): 1529~1545. (SCI,一区)
2. Xi Zhang; Wolfgang Dierking; Jie Zhang; Junmin Meng. A Polarimetric Decomposition Method for Ice in the Bohai Sea Using C-Band PolSAR Data. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 20
14.10.8, 6(2): 47~66. (SCI)
3. Zhang Xi; Zhang Jie; Liu Meijie; Meng Junmin. Assessment of C-band compact polarimetry SAR for sea ice classification. Acta Oceanologica Sinica, 2016.5, 35(5):79~88. (SCI)
4. Zhang Xi; Zhang Jie; Meng Junmin; Su Tengfei. Analysis of multi-dimensional SAR for determining the thickness of thin sea ice in the Bohai Sea. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology, 2013.5, 31(3): 681~698. (SCI)
5. Xiaoyi Shen; Jie Zhang; Xi Zhang (corresponding author); Junmin Meng; Changqing Ke. Sea Ice Classification Using Cryosat-2 Altimeter Data by Optimal Classifier–Feature Assembly. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 2017. 9.7, 14(11): 1948~1952. (SCI,封面论文)
6. Lang Haitao; Zhang Jie; Zhang Xi (corresponding author); Meng Junmin. Ship Classification in SAR Image by Joint Feature and Classifier Selection. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 2016.2, 13(2): 212~216. (SCI)
7. Liu Wensong; Sheng Hui; Zhang Xi (corresponding author). Sea ice thickness estimation in the Bohai Sea using geostationary ocean color imager data. Acta Oceanologica Sinica, 2016.7, 35(7): 105~112. (SCI)
8. Xi Zhang; Jie Zhang; Junmin Meng; Limin Chen. A novel polarimetric SAR ship detection filter. IET International Radar Conference 2013, Xi'an, 2013.4.16-2013.4.19. (EI)
9. Xi Zhang; Jie Zhang; Junmin Meng; Zhiyong Wang. Sea ice detection with TanDEM-X SAR data in the Bohai Sea. 2016 IEEE International Geoscience andRemote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2016.7.10-2016.7.15. (EI)
10. Chenghui Cao; Zhenhua Zhang; Junmin Meng; Xi Zhang (corresponding author). Clutter suppression and moving target indication with airborne wide-area surveillanceradar. 2016 CIE International Conference on Radar (RADAR), 2016.10.10-2016.10.13.(EI)