Luo Ji





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




ecology, vegetation succession, carbon cycle modeling


Dept. of Forestry, Northeast Forestry University, Harbin, Heilongjiang Province, M.S. degree, major: forestry ecology.

Dept. of Biology, Shaanxi University of Technology, Shanxi Province, B.S. degree, major: botany.


Employment Record (including international working experience)  

1993.7 to present, Gongga Alpine ecosystem research station, Institute of Mountain Hazard and Environment, Chinese Academy of Science

2000.3-2001.9, Visiting Scholar ,Courtesy Associate Professor of Oregon State University,USA


Running Projects  

In charge of “Phosphorus biocycling in alpine ecosystem of Gongga Mountain”, project of “one Hundred Talented people” of CAS;in charge of “A study on the impacts of topographical elevation and the distribution of sea and continent on the development and some functions of ecosystems ”, project of China National Science Foundation;in charge of “The deglaciered area  in the Gongga Mountain vegetation primary succession dynamics of carbon”, project of the National  Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 40871042).


Academic Society Activities  

Member of Tibetan Plateau Research Society

Member of China Botany Association

Executive Director of Sichuan Forestry Society


  Second prize of Sichuan Science and technology progress award twice



1. Shi WB, Luo J( Corresponding author), Fu S, et al. Analyze the impact of Picea forests carbon storage and climate factors in Tibet, China[J]. Journal of Mountain Science. 2021

2. Jia LY, Wang GX, Luo J( Corresponding author), et al. Analysis of Picea forests carbon storage and the impact of climate factors in Tibet, China[J]. Journal of Mountain Science.2021

3. Yang DL, Luo J, Peng PH, et al. Dynamics of nitrogen and phosphorus accumulation and their stoichiometry along a chronosequence of succession forests in the Hailuogou Glacier retreat area, eastern Tibetan Plateau [J]. PLOS ONE.2021

4. Jia LY, Luo J, Peihao Peng, et al. Distribution trends of cadmium and lead in timberline coniferous forests, eastern of the Tibet Plateau[J]. Applied Sciences. 2021, 11, 753.

5. Wang X, Luo J, Lin C J, et al.Global warming accelerates uptake of atmospheric mercury in regions experiencing glacier retreat[J].PNAS, 2020,117(4):2049-2055. Nature index journal

6. Wang X, Luo J, Lin C J, et al. Elevated cadmium pollution since 1890s recorded by forest chronosequence in deglaciated region of Mt.Gongga ,China[J].Environment Pollution,2020:1-8.

7. Wang X, Luo J, Yin R, et al. Using Mercury Isotopes to Understand Mercury Accumulation in the Montane Forest Floor of the Eastern Tibetan Plateau[J]. Environmental Science & Technology, 2017 .51(2):801-809. Nature index journal

8. Ji Luo, Ronggui Tang,et al.Lead distribution and possible sources along vertical zone spectrum of typical ecosystems in the Gongga Mountain, eastern Tibetan Plateau[J].Atmospheric Environment.2015.115:132-140

9. Wang X, Luo J, Yin R, et al. Using Mercury Isotopes to Understand Mercury Accumulation in the Montane Forest Floor of the Eastern Tibetan Plateau[J]. Environmental Science & Technology, 2016.

10. Ronggui Tang,Ji Luo( Corresponding author),Jia She,et al.The Cadmium And Lead Of Soil In Timberline Coniferous Forests, Eastern Tibetan Plateau[J].Environmental Earth Sciences,2015.73:303-310

11. Youchao Chen,Ji Luo( Corresponding author),Wei Li,et al.Comparison Of Soil Respiration Among Three Different Subalpine Ecosystems On Eastern Tibetan Plateau, China[J].Soil Science And Plant Nutri Tion,2014,60(2):231-241.

12. Tonggui Tang,Ji Luo( Corresponding author),Peijun Yang,et al.Trace Metals Of Needles And Litter In Timberline Forests In The Eastern Of Tibetan Plateau, China[J].Ecological Indicators,2014,45:669–676.

13. Ji Luo,Jia She,Peijun Yang,et al.Heavy Metal Concentrations In Timberline Trees Of Eastern Tibetan Plateau[J].Ecotoxicology,2014,23(6):1086-1098.

14. Ji Luo,Ronggui Tang, Jia She, Youchao Chen,Yiwen Gong,Jun Zhoua and Dong Yu. The chromium in timberline forests in the eastern of Tibetan plateau[J]. Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts, 2013. 15: 1930-1937.

15. Luo Ji,ChenYouchao, Zhu Wanze, et al .Modeling climate change effects on soil respiration in three different stages of primary succession in deglaciated region on Gongga Mountain, China[J].Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research.2013. 28: 363–372.

16. Ji Luo, Jia She, Yanhong Wu , Dong YuYouchao Chen, Peng Zhou.Cadmium distribution in a timberline forest in the Hengduan Mountains in the Eastern Tibetan Plateau[J]. Analytical Letters. 2013. 46: 394–405.

17. Luo Ji,ChenYouchao , Wu Yanhong,She Jia,Zhou Peng . Temporal-Spatial Variation and Controls of Soil Respiration in Different Primary Succession Stages on Glacier Forehead in Gongga Mountain, China [J].PLOS ONE.2012.7(8):e42354



1.Researches Of Alpine Ecosystems On The Gongga Mountain (Editor In Chief)

2.Primary succession and vegetation restoration (Editor In Chief).2021