LI Guangxue
Release date: 2019-05-22

LI Guangxue


Key Laboratory of Submarine Geosciences and Prospecting Techniques of the Ministry of Education (OUC)

College of Department of Marine Geosciences

Ocean University of China

238 Songling Road, Qingdao 266100, China

Phone and FAX: 86-532-6678-2542

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1983, B.S., Marine Geology, Ocean College of Shandong, Qingdao, P. R. China

1993, M.S., Marine Geology, Ocean University of Qingdao, Qingdao, P. R. China

1998, Ph.D., Marine Geology, Ocean University of Qingdao, Qingdao, P. R. China


Professional Employment:

1983-----1997: Associate Reseacher, Qingdao Institute of Marine Geology, Ministry of Geology and Mineral Resources

1997-----2000: Reseacher, Qingdao Institute of Marine Geology, , Ministry of Geology and Mineral Resources

2000–Present: Professor, College of Marine Geosciences, Ocean University of China

2005-----2017: Dean, College of Marine Geosciences, Ocean University of China

2017–Present: Honorary president of College of Marine Geosciences, OUC


Research Interests:

Marine Sedimentology, Paleoceanography, Estuary processes, Remote sensing, Marine engneering environment.


Honors and awards:

2018 Special award of science and technology, China Association of Ocean Engineering

2018 Distinguished professor of taishan scholar project, Shandong Province Government

2015 Second prize of science and technology, China Association of Ocean Engineering

2013 Second prize of nature science, Ministry of Education, China

2012 Distinguished professor of taishan scholar project, Shandong Province Government

2009 Outstanding teacher award, Qingdao City Government

2007 Qingdao specialized technical talented person, Qingdao City Government

2007 Special government allowances, State Council, China

2006 Second prize of national marine innovation achievement award, SOA, China

2005 First Award of science and technology progress, Ministry of Education, China

2002 Third prize of Natural Science, Shandong Province Government

1997 Third prize of science and technology, Ministry of Geology and Mineral Resources


Representative Publications:

Jichao Yang, Guangxue Li*, Yong Liu, Olusegun A. Dada, Mengwei Zhao, Yanyan Ma, Lianjie Wen. 2018. Evolution of sedimentary mode since Pleistocene in the central South Yellow Sea, China, based on seismic stratigraphy analysis. Quaternary International 482: 157-170.

Qian Li, Guangxue Li*, Min-Te Chen*, Hai Cheng, Jishang Xu, Dong Ding, Yanyan Ma, Lulu Qiao, Qiang Zhang, Yang Zhang, Haoyin Wang, Zhenzhen An, Jianxiong Min, Liyan Wang. 2018. East Asian monsoon variations during the last deglaciation recorded from a stalagmite at Linyi, northern China. Quaternary International 464(Part B): 327-335.

S.D. Liu, L.L. Qiao*, G.X. Li, J.H. Shi, L.L. Huang, Z.G. Yao, F. Gao, Z. Wang, J.X. Min. 2018. Variation in the Current Shear Front and its Potential Effect on Sediment Transport over the Inner Shelf of the East China Sea in Winter. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 123: 1-20.

Olusegun A. Dada*, Guangxue Li, Lulu Qiao, Yinusa Ayodele Asiwaju-Bello, Adeleye Yekini Biodun Anifowose. 2018. Recent Niger Delta shoreline response to Niger River hydrology: Conflict between forces of Nature and Humans. Journal of African Earth Sciences 139: 222-231.

Nan Wang, Guangxue Li*, Lulu Qiao, Jinghao Shi, Jishang Xu, Yanyan Ma. 2017. Long-term evolution in the location, propagation, and magnitude of the tidal shear front off the Yellow River Mouth. Continental Shelf Research 137: 1-12.

Jianchao Li, Guangxue Li*, Jishang Xu, Ping Dong, Lulu Qiao, Shidong Liu, Pingkuo Sun, Zhisong Fan. 2016. Seasonal evolution of the Yellow Sea Cold Water Mass and its interactions with ambient hydrodynamic system. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 121(9): 6779–6792.

Guangxue Li*, Lulu Qiao*, Ping Dong, Yanyan Ma, Jishang Xu, Shidong Liu, Yong Liu, Jianchao Li, Pin Li, Dong Ding, Nan Wang, Dada Olusegun A., Ling Liu. 2016. Hydrodynamic condition and suspended sediment diffusion in the Yellow Sea and East China Sea. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 121 (8): 6204-6222.

Olusegun A. Dada, Guangxue Li*, Lulu Qiao, Yanyan Ma, Dong Ding, Jishang Xu, Pin Li, Jichao Yang. 2016. Response of wave and coastline evolution to global climate change off the Niger Delta during the past 110 years. Journal of Marine Systems 160: 64-80.

Olusegun A. Dada, Guangxue Li*, Lulu Qiao, Dong Ding, Yanyan Ma, Jishang Xu. 2016. Seasonal shoreline behaviours along the arcuate Niger Delta coast: Complex interaction between fluvial and marine processes. Continental Shelf Research 122: 51-67.

Xue Liu, Guangxue Li*, Yanyan Ma, Dong Ding, Olusegun A. DADA, Jishang Xu, Lulu Qiao, Jianchao Li, Shidong Liu. 2016. Distribution and diffusion of surface suspended matter off the east China shore, 2010. Geological Journal 51(S1): 49–59.

Bin Zhang, Guangxue Li*, Sanzhong Li, Olusegun A. DADA. 2016. Docking and subduction of the West Pacific seamounts along the Mariana Trench and their effects. Geological Journal 51(S1): 579–592.

Jishang Xu*, Nan Wang, Guangxue Li, Jianchao Li, Shidong Liu, Dong Ding, Zhen Wang. 2016. The dynamic responses of flow and near-bed turbidity to typhoons on the continental shelf of the East China Sea: field observation. Geological Journal 51(S1): 12–21.

Fei Gao, Lulu Qiao*, Guangxue Li. 2016. Modeling the suspended sediment dispersion deposition in the central muddy area of the South Yellow Sea during the winter. Geological Journal 51(S1): 35–48.

Olusegun A. Dada, Lulu Qiao, Dong Ding, Guangxue Li*, Yanyan Ma, Linmiao Wang. 2015. Evolutionary trends of the Niger Delta Shoreline during the last 100 years: responses to rainfall and river discharge. Marine Geology 367: 202-211.

Shidong Liu, Lulu Qiao*, Guangxue Li, Jianchao Li, Nan Wang, JichaoYang. 2015. Distribution and cross-front transport of suspended particulate matter over the inner shelf of the East China Sea. Continental Shelf Research 107: 92-102.

Jiejun Yang*, Guangxue Li, Lin Wang, Jun Zhou. 2015. An integrated model for simulating water resources management at regional scale. Water Resources Management 29: 1607-1622.

Chunyan Zhou, Ping Dong*, Guangxue Li. 2015. Hydrodynamic Processes and Their Impacts on the Mud Deposit in the Southern Yellow Sea. Marine Geology 360: 1-16.

Guangxue Li*, Pin Li, Yong Liu, Lulu Qiao, Yanyan Ma, Jishang Xu, Zigeng Yang. 2014. Sedimentary system response to the global sea level change in the East China Seas since the last glacial maximum. Earth Science Reviews 139: 390–405.

Pin Li, Guangxue Li*, Lulu Qiao, Xueen Chen, Jinghao Shi, Fei Gao, Nan Wang, Shuhong Yue. 2014. Modeling the tidal dynamic changes induced by the bridge in Jiaozhou Bay, Qingdao, China. Continental Shelf Research (84): 43-53.

Yonghong Wang*, Guangxue Li, Weiguo Zhang, Ping Dong. 2014. Sedimentary environment and formationmechanismof themud deposit in the central South Yellow Sea during the past 40 kyr. Marine Geology 347: 123-135.

Jinjing Pu, Jishang Xu*, Guangxue Li. 2013. Self-Burial and Potential Hazards of a Submarine Pipeline in the Sand Wave Area in the South China Sea. JOURNAL OF PIPELINE SYSTEMS ENGINEERING AND PRACTICE 4(2): 124-130.

Lulu Qiao*, Yongzhi Wang, Guangxue Li, Shengggui Deng, Yong Liu, Lin Mu. 2011. Distribution of suspended particulate matter in the northern Bohai Bay in summer and its relation with thermocline. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 93: 212-219.

Chunyan Zhou, Guangxue Li*, Ping Dong, Jinghao Shi, Jishang Xu. 2011. An experimental study of seabed responses around a marine pipe line under wave and current conditions. Ocean Engineering 38(1): 226-234.

Jinghao Shi, Guangxue Li*, Ping Wang. 2011. Anthropogenic effects on the water exchanges in Jiaozhou Bay, Qingdao. Journal of Coastal Research 27(1): 57-72.

Jishang Xu, Guangxue Li*, Ping Dong, Jinghao Shi. 2010. Bedform evolution around a submarine pipeline and its effects on wave- induced forces under regular waves. Ocean Engineering 37: 304–313.

Yonghong Wang*, Hailiang Dong, Guangxue Li, Weiguo Zhang, Takashi Oguchi, Min Bao, Hongchen Jiang, Michael E. Bishop. 2010. Magnetic properties of muddy sediments on the northeastern continental shelves of China: Implication for provenance and transportation. Marine Geology 274(1-4): 107-119.

Weifeng Yang, Min Chen*, Guangxue Li, Jianping Cao, Zhigang Guo, Qiang Ma, Jiang Liu, Junhong Yang. 2009. Relocation of the Yellow River as revealed by sedimentary isotopic and elemental signals in the East China Sea. Marine Pollution Bulletin 58: 923-927.

Yonghong Wang*, Zhigang Yu, Guangxue Li, Takashi Oguchi, Huijun He, Huanting Shen. 2009. Discrimination in magnetic properties of different-sized sediments from the Changjiang and Huanghe Estuaries of China and its implication for provenance of sediment on the shelf. Marine Geology 260: 121-129.

Guangxue Li*, Sun Xiaoyan, Liu Yong, BICKERT Torsten & MA YanYan. 2009. Sea surface temperature record from the north of the East China Sea since late Holocene. Chinese Science Bulletin 54(23): 4507-4513.

Guangxue Li*, Xibin Han, Shuhong Yue, Guoyi Wen, Yang Rongmin, T.M. Kusky. 2006. Monthly variations of water masses in the East China Seas. Continental Shelf Research 26: 1954-1970.

Houjie Wang*, Zuosheng Yang, Guangxue Li, and Wensheng Jiang. 2006. Wave Climate Modeling on the Abandoned Huanghe (Yellow River) Delta Lobe and Related Deltaic Erosion. Journal of Coastal research 22(4): 906-918.

Guangxue Li*, Yong Liu, Zigeng Yang, Wenda Yang. 2005. Ancient Changjiang channel system in the East China Sea continental shelf during the last glaciation. Science In China(D) 48(11):1972-1978.

Jian Liu*, Rixiang Zhu, Guangxue Li. 2003. Rock magnetic properties of the Fine-grained sediment on the outer shelf of the East China Sea: implication for provenance. Marine Geology 193: 195-206.

Guangxue Li*, Shuhong Yue, Keling Zhuang, Helong Wei. 2001. Sedimentation in the shear front off the Yellow River mouth. Continental Shelf Research 21(6-7): 607-625.

Guangxue Li*, Shouquan Liu, Yuchi Jiang, Helon Wei g, Zigeng Ynag, Yang Li, Hongyou Lu, Yingxia Xu. 1999. Primary Study to the Diapir on the North Of the Yellow River Delta. Science In China (Series D) 42(2): 153-159.

Guangxue Li*, Kelin Zhuang, Helong Wei. 2000. Sedimentation in the Yellow River delta, part III: seabed erosion and diapirism in the abandoned subaqueous delta lobe. Marine Geology 152: 129-144.

Guangxue Li*, Helong Wei, Shuhong Yue, Yiji Chen, Yeshen Han. 1998. Sedimentation in the Yellow River delta, part II. Suspended sediment dispersal and deposition on the subaqueous delta. MARINE GEOLOGY 149: 113-131.

Guangxue Li*, Helong Wei, Yeshen Han, Yiji Chen. 1998. Sedimentation in the Yellow River delta, part I: Flow and suspended sediment structure in the upper distributary and the estuary. MARINE GEOLOGY 149: 93-111.

Li Guangxue, Yang Zigeng, Liu Yong. 2005. Submarine sedimentary environment genetic research of the East China Sea. Beijing: Science Press.

Li Guangxue, Liu Yong, Shi Jinghao, et al.. 2014. Geology and environment of Jiaozhou bay. Beijing: Ocean Press.

Li Guanxgue, Wang Xuan, Ding Dong. 2014. Marine industry present situation and the optimization analysis of the Blue Economic Zone of Shandong peninsula. Beijing: Ocean Press.

Li Guangxue, Ding Dong, Cao Lihua, Wang Yonghong. 2015. Coastal beach present situation and evaluation of Shandong peninsula. Beijing: Ocean Press.