Introduction

  The Department of Earth Sciences at ZheJiang University, previously known as the Department of Geography and History, was founded by KeZhen Zhu in 1936 and is one of the earliest departments in the field of geology among all universities in China. 

District & Urban Development

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Institution of Geographic Information Science

Founded by the former president Chu Kozhen, Institute of Urban and Regional Development in Zhejiang University has a long and glorious history. Our staff has undertaken lots of research projects and achieved a research funding of 4-6 million yuan per year. The research outputs have been published in the peer-reviewed top journals nationally and internationally.We now have 13 full-time academic staff with 2 full professors, 8 associate professors and 2 lecturers.

Main Research Fields


At present, the institute is a multidisciplinary research institute focusing on, among other things, human geography, economic geography, historical geography as well as physical geography. The research interest covers land use and planning, tourism, industrial clusters and regional development, high-tech industries and firm innovation, tectonic and fluvial geomorphology, and applications of GIS and remote sensing techniques in the investigation of natural resource and environment.

Members & Staff


        
            Jin-Zhao FAN          Cheng WANG         Hong-Hai WU           Zhou LIN          You-Jian FENG

      

                         Ping-Bin JIN      An-Jiao OUYANG        Bo WANG         Xing-Ping ZHANG