Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) is a public university founded in the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone of China.
SUSTech offers an unparalleled learning and research experience at the scientific and technological frontiers.
SUSTech offers unprecedented opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to work alongside the faculty to explore and tackle both fundamental and practical problems.
The Global Engagement Office (GEO) is responsible for forming and implementing a coherent strategy to promote the University’s international development and global profile.
The undergraduate admission of SUSTech adopts comprehensive evaluation enrollment mode based on national college entrance examination.The graduate admission of SUSTech currently adopts joint training mode.
The main duties of SUSTCEF is to accept the donations from the domestic and foreign associations, enterprises, trading companies and individuals, and establish the funding projects depending on the demands of the university and the wishes of the donors.
Dr. Dikun Yang received B.Sc. in geophysics (2005) and M.A.Sc. in geological resource and engineering (2008) from China University of Geosciences (Wuhan). He joined Geophysical Inversion Facility at the University of British Columbia (UBC) in 2009 and received Ph.D. in geophysics in 2014. Then he was a postdoctoral research fellow at UBC and Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University. He also had some part-time appointments, including an industrial consultant and an undergraduate instructor at UBC. Dr. Yang has extensive experience in the research of geophysical electromagnetic (EM) methods and their applications. His interests include 3D EM numerical simulation and imaging, as well as the application of EM in geological mapping, resource exploration, groundwater and engineering. He has published high-impact original research articles in journals like Geophysics, Geophysical Journal International, Geophysical Prospecting, etc. He also acts as the reviewers for a number of top geophysical journals. Dr. Yang was a recipient of NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship from Canada in 2017.
2014 Ph.D. in Geophysics, University of British Columbia
2008 M.A.Sc. in Geologic Resource and Engineering, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan)
2005 B.Sc. in Geophysics, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan)
2018.07- Assistant Professor, Department of Earth and Space Sciences, Southern University of Science and Technology
2018.01-2018.06 Postdoctoral Fellow, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University
2014.10-2017.12 Postdoctoral Fellow, University of British Columbia
2017.07-2017.12 Sessional Lecturer (part-time), University of British Columbia
2012.07-2017.10 Consultant (part-time), Computational Geosciences Inc.
Honors and Awards:
2017, Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada Postdoctoral Fellowship
2016, UBC Postdoctoral Travel Award
2010, UBC Thomas and Marguerite MacKay Scholarship
2009, Outstanding Master's Thesis Award, Hubei Province, China
2009, UBC Egil Harold Lorntzsen Scholarship
Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG, Active Member), since 2008.
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM), since 2009.
American Geophysical Union (AGU), since 2012.
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), since 2013.