CHEN Qiang​

Radar Interferometry (InSAR);Geodesy and Geophysics;Digital Photogrammetry

CHEN Qiang

Professor forPhotogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Geodesy andGeophysics

Research Interests:

1. Radar Interferometry (InSAR)

2. Geodesy and Geophysics

3. Digital Photogrammetry



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Ph.D.Southwest Jiaotong University, China, 2006

M.Sc.Southwest Jiaotong University, China, 2000

B.Sc.,Southwest Jiaotong University, China,1997


Professor at Faculty of Geosciences and Environmental Engineering, Southwest Jiaotong University, 2013-now

Research Assistantat the Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 2007-2008

Visiting scholar at George Mason University(GMU),U.S.A, 2010

Selected Publications

[1] Qiang Chen, Haiqin Cheng, Yinghui Yang, Guoxiang Liu, Liyao Liu. Quantification of mass wasting volume associated with the giant landslide Daguangbao induced by the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake from persistent scatterer InSAR, Remote Sensing of Environment, 2014, 152: 125-135.

[2]Qiang Chen, Xianwen Liu, Yijun Zhang, Jingjing Zhao, Qian Xu, Yinghui Yang, Guoxiang Liu. A nonlinear inversion of InSAR-observed coseismic surface deformation for estimating variable fault dips in the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 2019, 76: 179-192.

[3]Qiang Chen, Qian Xu, Yijun Zhang, Yinghui Yang, Qi Yong, Guoxiang Liu, Xianwen Liu. Sequential combination of multi-source satellite observations for separation of surface deformation associated with serial seismic events. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 2018, 65: 57-70.

[4]Qiang Chen, Yinghui Yang, Rong Luo, Guoxiang Liu, Kui Zhang. Deep coseismic slip of the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake inferred from joint inversion of fault stress changes and GPS surface displacements. Journal of Geodynamics, 2015, 87: 1-12.

[5]Yijun Zhang, Qiang Chen, Xianwen Liu, Jingjing Zhao, Qian Xu, Yinghui Yang and Guoxiang Liu. Adaptive and automatic P- and S-phase pickers based on frequency spectrum variation of sliding time windows. Geophysical Journal International, 2018, 215(3): 2172-2182.

[6]Yinghui Yang, Qiang Chen, Qian Xu, Guoxiang Liu, Jyr-Ching Hu. Source model and Coulomb stress change of the 2015 Mw 7.8 Gorkha earthquake determined from improved inversion of geodetic surface deformation observations.Journal of Geodesy, 2019, 93(3): 333-351.