Shouyun Liang

Name:Shouyun Liang
Date of Birth:January 13, 1965
Institution:College of Civil Engineering and Mechanics, Lanzhou University
Address:222 Tinashe Road, Lanzhou 730000, China
Fax: +86-931-8914560
Sep 1999-Dec 2003 Ph.D. in Geological Engineering , College of Earth and Environmental Sciennces, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China Supervisor: Prof. Yuanlin Zhu and Prof. Wenfeng Han
Sep 1989-Jun 1992 M.S. in Hydrogeology and Engineering Geology, Department of Geology, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China Supervisor: Prof. Wenfeng Han
Sep 1983-Jun 1987 B.S. in Geology, Department of Geology, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China
May 2012-Present Professor, College of Civil Engineering and Mechanics, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China
Nov 2001-Apr 2012 Associate professor, Engineer of Environmental impact Assessment (2006-), College of Earth and Environmental Sciennces/College of Civil Engineering and Mechanics, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China
Jun 1992-Oct 2001 Research Assistant/Research Associate, Environmental Quality Assessment Research Center/College of Earth and Environmental Sciennces, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China
Research Areas
Engineering Geology Envrioronmental Geology & Disaster Geology
Visiting Positions
Members and Activities
Dec 2005-Present Member of International Association of Engineering Geology and Environment
Dec 2003-Present Director of Gansu Society of Rock Mechanics and Engineering
Oct 2017-Present Director of Redbeds and Danxia Research working Group of Chinese Geographic Society
Jun 2016 The third prize of Gansu Provincial Science and Technology Progress Award
Feb 2012 The first prize of China Railway Construction Corporation Science and Technology Award
Dec 2011 The second priz of China Railway Society Science and Technology Award
Dec 2008 The second prize of Tianjin Natural Science Award
Main Courses
Research Grants

2014-2018    Water-soil interaction in Loess and its mechanism of mutual feeding disaster, Ministry of Science and Technology of China, Co-n

2015-2016    Study on the geological relic resources and the key techniques for its development in Gansu Province, Institute for the Prevention and Control of Geological Natural Disasters of Gansu Provincial Academy of Sciences, PI

2011-2013    Engineering geology study of loess-bedrock unconformity surface in Lanzhou area, National Natural Science Foundation of China, PI

2012-2013    Study on quality of environmental engineering and risk regionalization of geological hazards in Gansu section of Bailong River basin, Geo-Environment Monitoring Institute of Gansu Province, PI

2008-2012    Study on the characteristics of sudden geological disasters and disaster prevention and relief technology in Gansu Province, Gansu Science and Technology Support Program, Co-PI

2006-2009    Study on prevention and control technology of snow damage in Jing-Yi-Huo railway, The First Railway Survey and Design Institute, PI

Refereed Publications
  1. Yutian Ke, Shouyun Liang*, Jianji Zhou & Xuemei Jia. Paleo-weathering zone of Cretaceous red mudstone underlying Quaternary loess deposit: a case study on a typical profile [J], Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Science, 2018 ,47(7):1398-1408
  2. Danqing Song, Shouyun Liang*, Zhiqiang Wang. The Influence of reservoir filling on a preexisting bank landslide stability [J], Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Science, 2018, 47 (2):291-300
  3. Yang Zhikun, Liang Shouyun*, Chen Zhuo, Zhao Hongliang. Assessment of hazard of landslide in the Baxie River Basin based on factor correlativity-cluter analysis[J]. Research of Soil and Water Conservation, 2018,25(3):305-309 
  4. Zhuo Chen, Shouyun Liang*, Yutian Ke, Zhikun Yang and Hongliang Zhao, Landslide susceptibility assessment using evidential belief function, certainty factorand frequency ratio model at Baxie River basin, NW China [J], Geocarto International, 2017, DOI:10.1080/10106049.2017.1404143
  5. Yan Ge, Liang Shouyun*, Zhao Hongliang. An approach to improving slope unit division using GIS technique[J]. Scientia Geographica Sinica, 2017, 37(11):1764-1770.
  6. Yang Zhikun, Liang Shouyun, Ke Yutian. Evaluation of typical loess profiles resources in Gansu Province[J]. China Population, Resources and Environment, 2017,27(S1):142-146
  7. Shouyun Liang, Wanjiong Wu, Ruishou Ba, Yutian Ke. Analysis of historical strong earthquake impacts on landslides at the Gansu Segment in the Bailongjiang River Basin, China [J]. International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering, 2016, 9 SPL(3):154-160
  8. Yan Ge, Liang Shouyun*, Ke Yutian, Liu Shijiang, Zhao Hongliang, Yang Zhikun. Optimizing classification of landform element using feature space: a case study in a loess area[J], Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 201621(17): 5813-5824.
  9. Ke, YT, Liang, SY, Chen, Z. Disaster risk of landscape-rockfall in Danxia landform of Kongtong Mountain[A]. Proceedings of the 7th annual meeting of risk analysis council of China association for disaster prevention[C], Advances in Intelligent Systems Research, 2016,128:300-305