Research group

Group awards/honors:
2018  2nd position poster competition award, IES summer program
          -- Jue-Ying Chen and Jen Chu
2018  MOST College Student Research Award
          -- Yu-Fang Hsu
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 with Yih-Min Wu


Research topic: 
Detecting and monitoring temporal changes in seismic velocity


Long Ha Vinh

PhD student (TIGP program)

Institute of Earth Sciences, Academia Sinica

co-advised with Bor-Shouh Huang


Research topic:
Crustal seismic imaging of the northern Vietnam


Yuan-Yi Yen

Master student

Department of Earth Sciences, National Taiwan Normal University

co-advised with 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 with 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 with 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 with Yih-Min Wu

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


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) (海報比賽優等)
褚臻 (台北市立大學地生系二年級) (海報比賽優等)




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)





Graduates:

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 with Ray Chuang)

Department of Geography, National Taiwan University

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



Alumni and visitors:


Guan-Jie Chen

Undergraduate (co-advised with Yue-Gau Chen)

Department of Geosciences, National Taiwan University

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

Now exchange student at Department of Geological Sciences, University of North Carolina

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


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