Research group

Group awards/honors:
2018  Outstanding student poster award, Geological and Geophysical Annual Meeting
          -- Yu-Fang Hsu
2017  3rd position poster competition award, IES summer program
          -- Yu-Fang Hsu, Huan-Chun Chen, and Chao-Yi Chen
2017  College Student Research Program fellowship from MOST
          -- En-Shih Wu



Current members:

Zhu Zhang

Postdoctoral Fellow

Institute of Earth Sciences, Academia Sinica


Research topic: 
Imaging discontinuities beneath Taiwan orogen with teleseismic migration



Kuan-Fu Feng

PhD student

Department of Geosciences, National Taiwan University

co-advised by Yih-Min Wu


Research topic: 
Detecting and monitoring temporal changes in seismic velocity


Long Ha Vinh

PhD student (TIGP program, starting in September)

Institute of Earth Sciences, Academia Sinica


Research topic:
Crustal seismic imaging of the northern Vietnam



Yuan-Yi Yen

Master student

Department of Earth Sciences, National Taiwan Normal University

co-advised by Kate Chen


Research topic:
Improving tremor locations in the southern Central Range, Taiwan


En-Shih Wu

Master student

Institute of Oceanography, National Taiwan University

co-advised by Justin Ko

Research topic:
Seismic imaging of Tatun volcano in northern Taiwan


Yu-Fang Hsu

Master student

Department of Geography, National Taiwan University

co-advised by Ray Chuang


Research topic:
Searching fluid flow in a prograde metamorphic mountain belt


Huan-Chun Chen

Master student

Department of Geosciences, National Taiwan University

Co-advised by Yih-Min Wu

Research topic:
Fault zone imaging of the Longitudinal Valley Fault in eastern Taiwan


Guan-Jie Chen

Undergraduate

Department of Geosciences, National Taiwan University

co-advised by Yue-Gau Chen


Research topic:
On 3-D thermal structure of active mountain building



Hsi-An Chen

Research assistant

Institute of Earth Sciences, Academia Sinica


Research project:
Detecting and locating natural vibration sources in landslide areas




Technical partners:

Gary Tsai

Technician

Institute of Earth Sciences, Academia Sinica


Technical support:
High-performance computing management, website development



Hsin-Min Lee

Technician

Institute of Earth Sciences, Academia Sinica


Technical support:
Seismic network deployment and maintenance







IES summer program students:

2018  Decoding the vibrations from slow-moving deep-seated landslides
陳珏縈(中央大學地球科學系三年級)
褚臻 (台北市立大學地生系二年級)

2017  Subsurface fault structure unveiled by recent earthquakes in Taiwan

許毓芳 (台灣大學地理環境資源學系三年級) (海報比賽佳作)
陳奐鈞 (成功大學地球科學系三年級) (海報比賽佳作)
陳昭邑 (中央大學地球科學系三年級) (海報比賽佳作)





Alumni and visitors:

Rebecca Butcher  

Visiting student, July 2018 (UMD International Graduate Research Fellowship)

Department of Geology, University of Maryland

Research topic: Post-earthquake deformation and seismic hazard

En-Shih Wu 
B.S., 2018 (College Student Research Program)
Department of Earth and Life Sciences, University of Taipei
Thesis topic: Investigating Moho properties with regional Pn waves in offshore eastern Taiwan

Yu-Fang Hsu  

B.S., 2018 (co-advised by Ray Chuang)

Department of Geography, National Taiwan University

Thesis topic: Seismogenic structure of 2016 ML6.4 Meinong earthquake

Long Ha Vinh  

Visiting student, May-June 2017 (TIGP-IIP)

Institute of Geophysics, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology

Research topic: Local seismic tomography for crustal structure of the northern Vietnam