Zhong-ping YANG
Associate Professor
School of Civil Engineering, Chongqing University, Chongqing, 400045, China
Tel: 0086-23-65120728
Fax: 0086-23-65120728
Email: yang-zhp@163.com


  • PH.D.  6/2008       Jilin University,  China

  • M.S.  7/2005,        Jilin University, China

  • B.S.  7/2003,        Jilin University, China

Career Details

  • Associate Professor      Chongqing University, China (Sep. 2010-)

  • Lecturer               Chongqing University, China (Jul. 2008- Aug. 2010)

Research Interests                                        

  • Soil improvement and foundation engineering.

  • Transport and Ecological effect of Contamination (heavy metal ) in soil and groundwater

  • Geotechnical Engineering Disasters, Geo-hazards

Research Projects

  • Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities (106112013CDJZR200002). The characters of the heavy metal contamination in garden soils in Chongqing. (Principle Investigator, Jan 2013- Dec 2016)

  • Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities (CDJZR 12 20 00 08) Effects of Free/thaw Process on transformations and transference of metals in urban soils and its mechanism. (Principle Investigator, Jan 2012- Dec 2015)

  • China Postdoctoral Science Foundation (No. 20100470811): Effects of Freeze/thaw process on Form Transformations and transference of Pb in urban soil (Principle Investigator, Jan 2010- Dec 2012)

Latest Publications

  • Zhongping Yang, Huakuang Ge, Wenxi LU, Yuqiao Long. Assessment of heavy metals contamination in near-surface dust [J]. Polish Journal of Environmental Studies, 2015, 24(4):1817-1829. IF 0.871  SCI WOS:000358899400040 ISSN: 1230-1485

  • Z.P. Yang, W.X. Lu, Y.Q Long. P. Li. Application and comparison of two prediction models for groundwater levels: A case study in Western Jilin Province, China [J]. Journal of Arid Environments, 2009, 73(4-5):487-492.  (In English)

  • Zhongping Yang, Wenxi Lu, Yuqiao Long, Xinhua Bao, Qingchun Yang. Assessment of heavy metals contamination in urban topsoil from Changchun City, China [J]. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 2011, 108(1):27-38. (In English)

  • Zhongping YANG, Wenxi LU*, Yuqiao LONG, Ping Li. Application of Back-Propagation Artificial Neural Network Models for Prediction of Groundwater Levels: Case study in Western Jilin Province, China[C].The 2nd International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering (ICBBE2008). 2008, 4: 2845-2848. (In English)

  • Q.C. Yang, X. Zhang, Z.P. Yang, J. Liang. Numerical model of a long-term in situ diffusion and retention (DR) experiment in Opalinus Clay [J]. Procedia Environmental Sciences, 2010, 2: 937-944. (In English)

  • Ping Li, Wenxi Lu, Yuqiao Long, Zhongping Yang, Jun Li. Seepage Analysis in a Fractured Rock Mass: The Upper Reservoir of Pushihe Pumped-Storage Power Station in China [J]. Engineering Geology, 2008, 97(1-2): 53-62. (In English)

  • Long Yu-Qiao, Yang Zhong-Ping, Hou Li-Li, Li Wei, Li Yan-Ge. Application of muti-quadric interpolation in numerical simulation of 2D groundwater flow [C]. 2011 International Symposium on Water Resource and Environmental Protection, ISWREP, 2011, 1, 9-15. (In English)

  • Long YQ; Cui TT; Yang ZP; Li W; Guo YB. A coupled karst-porous groundwater model based on the adapted general head boundary [J]. Environmental Engineering And Management Journal, 2013, 12: 1757-1762 (SCI: WOS:000330190500003, IF 1.258)

  • X. Jiang, W. X. Lu*, Q.C. Yang, and Z. P. Yang. Potential ecological risk assessment and prediction of soil heavy metal pollution around coal gangue dump [J]. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 2014, 2(3): 1977-2010. (SCI: WOS: 000338650500020, IF 1.826)

  • Yongquan Liu,Xinrong Liu,Zhongping Yang,Yiliang Tu. Synthetic Advanced Geological Prediction Technology Used in the Fault and Water-rich Area of Tunnels [J]. The Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 2014, 39 (Bund. O) : 3769 -3781 (EI: 20142417818385)

  • Liu Xinrong, Qi Dahe, Yu Yu, Yang Zhongping. Analysis on wetting deformation properties of silty clay[J]. Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review, 7( 3):39-44, 2014. (EI: 20143418090298)

  • YANG Zhong-ping, LU Wen-xi, LI Ping. Application of time-series model to predict groundwater regime [J]. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 2005, 36(12): 77-91.

  • LU Wen-xi, MA Hong-yun, YANG Zhong-ping. Effect of Different Meliorate Measure on Degenerated Pasture of Western Jilin [J]. Journal of Yunnan Agricultural University, 2005, 20(1): 111-113,123.

  • LI Ping, LU Wen-xi, YANG Zhong-ping. Application of spectrum analysis method to the prediction of groundwater regime in west Jilin province [J]. Hydrogeology and Engineering Geology, 2005,(04): 70-73.

  • YANG Zhong-ping, LU Wen-xi, ZHAO Jun-hai. Application of ARC/INFO in watershed hydrologic analyses [J]. Global Geology, 2006,25(2):187-190.

  • LI Ping, LU Wen-xi, MA Hong-yun, YANG Zhong-ping. Application of Visual MODFLOW to Numerical Simulation of Groundwater——Taking the Well Field for Huanglong Industrial Garden in Gongzhuling City as An Example [J]. Geotechnical Investigation and Surveying, 2006, 3: 24-27, 36.

  • LU Wen-xi, YANG Zhong-ping, LI Ping, YANG Wei. Dynamic prediction model of groundwater level based on improved BP algorithm [J]. Water Resources Protection, 2007, 23(3): 5-8, 59.

  • YANG Wei, LU Wen-xi; LI Ping; YANG Zhong-ping. Application of Factor Analysis Method to the Water Quality Evaluation of Yitong River [J]. Research of Soil and Water Conservation, 2007, 14(1): 113-114.

  • QI Yue, LU Wen-xi, LI Ping, YANG Zhong-ping. Optimization of Schemes for Seepage Prevention of the Upper Reservoir of Pushi River Pumped-storage Power Station [J]. Geotechnical Investigation and Surveying, 2007, 12: 39-42

  • YANG Zhong-ping, LU Wen-xi, LONG Qu-qiao, LI ping. Application and Comparison of Two Dynamic Prediction Models for Groundwater in Western Part of Jilin Province [J]. Journal of China Hydrology, 2008,28(2): 49-54.

  • YANG Zhong-ping, LU Wen-xi, XIN Xin, LI Jun, LI Ping. Lead Isotope Signatures and Source Identification in Urban Soil of Changchun City [J]. Journal of Jilin University (Earth Science Edition), 2008, 38(4): 663-669.

  • YANG Zhong-ping, LU Wen-xi, LONG Yu-qiao. Atmospheric Dry and Wet Deposition of Heavy Metals in Changchun City, China [J]. Research of Environmental Sciences, 2009, 22 (1): 28-34

  • YANG Zhong-ping, LU Wen-xi, LONG Yu-qiao, LIU Xin-rong. Current Situation of pH and Wet Deposition of Heavy Metals in Precipitation in Changchun City, China [J]. Journal of Jilin University (Earth Science Edition), 2009, 39(5): 887-892.

  • YANG Zhongping, LU Wen-xi, LIU Xin-rong, XIN Xin. Sources Identification of Heavy Metals in Urban Soil of Changchun Based on Principal Component Analysis [J]. Urban Environment & Urban ecology, 2009, 22(5): 29-33.

  • YANG Zhong-ping, LU Wen-xi, LONG Yu-qiao. Environmental quality assessment model of urban soils based on improved BP algorithm [J]. Journal of Chongqing University, 2010, 33(2): 98~103,109.

  • YANG Zhong-ping, LU Wen-xi, LONG Yu-qiao, LIU Xin-rong. Prediction and Precaution of Heavy Metal Pollution Trend in Urban Soils of Changchun City [J]. Urban Environment & Urban Ecology, 2010, 23(3):1-4.

  • JIA Xiao-feng, LU Wen-xi, YANG Zhong-ping, LONG Yu-qiao, SHI Feng-hua. Study on Application of Simulated Annealing Algorithm to Solve Optimization Model of Irrigation Schedule [J]. Water Saving Irrigation, 2010, (8): 64-68.

  • YANG Zhongping, LU Wenxi, LIU Xinrong, XIN Xin. Heavy metal identification for near-surface urban dust in Changchun City [J].Journal of Arid Land Resources and Environment,2010, 24(12): 155-160.

  • YANG Zhong-ping, LU Wen-xi,XIN Xin,LIU Xin-rong,YANG Qing-chun.Chemical Morphological Features of Pb, Cu, Zn, Cd and Cr in Urban soil of Changchun City, China [J]. Chinese Journal of Soil Science, 2011, 42(5):1247-1255.

  • LU Wenxi, YANG Leilei, YANG Zhongping, XIN Xin, LUO Jiannan, CHU Haibo. Application of stepwise regression-time series and RBF-ANN models to precipitation forecasting [J]. Journal of Chongqing University, 2012, 35(12): 131-135.

  • YANG Zhong-ping, LU Wen-xi, LI Jun, LONG Yu-qiao. Review on Urban Ecological Geochemistry [J]. Environmental Science & Technology, 2009, (02):65-71.

  • LONG Yuqiao, LI Wei, YANG Zhongping, ZHU Chao. Function-based Fuzzy Diagnosis of Groundwater Environment Health [J]. Journal of China Hydrology, 2011, 31(04): 27-34+61.

  • LONG Yu-qiao, LI Wei, LI Yan-ge, YANG Zhong-ping. Application of multi-quadric method for numerical simulation of steady groundwater flow [J]. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 2011, 42(05):572-579.

  • LONG Yu-qiao, LI Wei, LI Yan-ge, YANG Zhong-ping. Tank model of the Jinci Karst Groundwater system under the conditions of simultaneous draining in mining [J]. Carsologica Sinica, 2011, 30(01):27-33.

  • YANG Zhong-ping, ZHANG Qiang, ZHANG Liang, LI Da, LU Wen-xi, XIN Xin. Particle Size Character and Environmental Implication of Urban Dust Near the Ground in Changchun City, China[J]. Journal of Jilin University (Earth Science Edition), 2013, 42(1), In press.


  • Science and Technology Progress Award (B), Jilin Provincial Science and Technology Commission, 2012