Associate Professor


No. 9, Block 4, Renminnanlu Road, Chengdu, 610041, People’s Republic of China 




Numerical simulation and computational methods in geomechanics (mostly about slope stability analysis), control technique for mountain hazards.


2004.9-2009.9, Southwest Jiaotong University, Geotechnical Engineering, Ph.D.

2000.9-2004.7, Southwest Jiaotong University, Civil Engineering, B.E.


Employment Record (including international working experience )

2009.10-Current   Institute of Mountain Hazards and Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS).

2017.2-2018.2     University of Limerick, Department of Civil Engineering & Materials Science, Ireland, Visiting Scholar.


Running Projects

l Research on cataclysm mechanism of high rock slope induced by geo-stress release caused by excavation, Natural Science Foundation of China (No.41302284), Execution time: 2014.1-2016.12.

l Study on mechanism and prevention technology of road landslide disaster after earthquake in high intensity area. The Key Program of “Light of West China”, CAS, Execution time: 2011-2013.

l Investigation and Evaluation of Geological Disasters in Xiluodu Hydropower Station Works Area and Subsidiary road in 2018, China. Execution time: 2018-2019.

l Geological Radar Detection of Underground Cavities for Chengdu Middle Ring Road influenced by Shield-affected Section of Metro Line 7, Execution time: 2016-2018.

l Pipeline Protection and Geological Disaster Prevention of Baise-Kunming Product Oil Pipeline Project, Execution time: 2013-2018.

l Key Technologies and Applications of Remote Sensing Monitoring and Emergency Response for Typical Geological Disasters, National 863 Plan Project, Execution time: 2012-2014.

l Risk Assessment Report on Engineering Geological Disasters of Sanitary Landfill of Domestic Waste in Kangding City, Execution time: 2015-2016, 2018-2019.


Academic Society Activities

l Membership of “Sichuan youth federation for science and technology”, in 2010



l Model worker of IMHE,CAS, in 2011

l Excellent Doctoral graduate of Southwest Jiaotong University, in 2009



ZHONG, W. HE, N. MEI, Z. KHAN, M. A. Stability analysis of unfavourable geological bodies in a post-earthquake area: a case study in Gengda township China. APPLIED ECOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH, 2019, 17(4): 7807-7819.

ZHONG, W. HE, N.  COSGROVE, T.  ZHU, Y. J.  FU, L. Analysis of the correlation between fractal dimension of gravelly soil and debris-flow initiation through in-situ experiments. APPLIED ECOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH, 2019, 17(4): 7573-7589.

Zhong W, He N, Fu L, Zhu Y, Khan MA (2019) Back-calculation of the Characteristics of Debris Flows on the Basis of Field Investigation and Model Calculation: A Case Study in Bajiao Gully Watershed (an Ecological Study). Ekoloji, 28(107): 4597-4602.

Zhong W, Chen XQ, He N, Yang T (2018) Ecological Taxonomy of Hydropower Rock High Slope and its Environmental Application in Southwest China. Ekoloji, 27(106): 1417-1426.

Wei Zhong, Tao Yang, Na He, Tom Cosgrove. Load-computational methods of anti-slide piles, Cluster Computing, 2018.DOI: 10.1007/s10586-018-1893-9.

ZHONG Wei, LI Xiu-zhen, CUI Yun, ZHANG Xiao-gang, BIAN Jiang-hao. The Influence of Landslide and Collapse Hazards on Railway Alignment in Kangding-Changdu Section of Sichuan-Tibet Railway, Railway Standard Design. 2018,62(1): 34-38.

ZHONG Wei, YANG Tao, KONG Ji-ming. Three-dimensional stability study of semi-deterministic blocks in complex rock high slope, Rock and Soil Mechanics, 2011, 32(5): 1485-1490.

Wei Zhong, Xiaoqing Chen, Tao Yang.Numerical Limit Equilibrium Method of Three-Dimensional Stability for LandslideAdvanced Materials Research, 2011, Volumes 250-253: 3927-3933.

Wei Zhong, Tao Yang, Jiming Kong.The Seismic Stability of Highway Embankment Slope, ICLEM 2010: Logistics for Sustained Economic Development, ASCE, 1869-1875.

Zhong Wei, Kong Jiming, Chen Xiaoqing.The excavation effect of complex rock high slope, The 2011 International Conference on Remote Sensing, Environment and Transportation, IEEE, 5522-5525.

Zhong Wei, Yang Tao. Seismic Dynamic Response Regularity of Two Different Types of Subgrade Retaining Walls, 2011 the third International Conference on Transportation Engineering, ASCE, 1951-1956.

Zhong Wei, Zhang Quanwen.Research on seismic response of roadbed slope. 2012 5th International Conference on Intelligent Computation Technology and Automation, ICICTA 2012, Pages: 645-648.

Zhong Wei, Chen Xiao-qing. Mechanism of Cross-feed Action between Check Dam Structure and Upper Shallow Landslide. The 2012 International Conference on Civil Engineering and Engineering Managements, ICCEEM2012.