Yiwen Ju is a Professor of geology of University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China. He received his Ph.D. degree from China University of Mining and Technology, China, and completed his Postdoctoral Fellowship at the College of Earth Science, University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. Dr. Ju is specialized in coal geology, coalbed methane and shale gas geology, structural geology, tectonically deformed coals and reservoir physical property, basin tectonics, microstructure deformation, and structural geochemistry. He was also Senior Visitor Scholar of the USA and a Senior Engineer of the Huaibei Mining Group Co. Ltd., China. He managed over 20 projects as PI, which are funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China, National Major Science and Technology Projects of China, National Basic Research Program of China (973 Program), and Strategic Priority Research Program of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. To date, Dr. Ju has published 3 books and more than 100 journal papers. He also has much experience concerning international exchanges and cooperation studies with colleges and universities or scientific research institution of the USA, Australia, and Germany. He is an applicant and one of executive chairmen of the 443rd Session of Xiangshan Science Conferences (China) with the topic of Major Basic Problems of Deep Coal Mine Gas Disaster and Coalbed Methane Development, a Session Chair (Shale Plays of China) at the 2013 AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition, a Member of Council of Chinese Sub-Society for Soft Rock Engineering and Deep Disaster Control, Committee Member of China Coal Society for Mining Geology Specialized Committee, Member of American Chemical Society (ACS) Energy and Fuels Division, Guest Editor of Journal of Geological Research, Subeditor in Chief of Journal of Coal Science and Engineering (China), and Editorial Board Member of China Coalbed Methane.
Biography Updated on 28 April 2013