Zhuang Group

PI: Guangsheng Zhuang

On top of Poon Hill with a series of > 7,000-m peaks in background (November/2014)

Current PhD Students

  • Mustuque Munim (8/2021- present): Thesis – Revisiting Cenozoic Asian Climate
  • Julian Traphagan (8/2021- present): Thesis – Numerical and proxy constraints on the Neogene history of Tibetan Plateau.


With two new PhDs (left to right: Minghao Wu, Guangsheng Zhuang, Mingqiu Hou; May/2021)

Graduate Students:

  • Mingqiu Hou (PhD student): 8/2016-5/2021
  • Minghao Wu (PhD student): 8/2016-5/2021


  • Hui Yang: 2016-2017
  • Clay Doremus: 2016-2017

High School Students:

  • Jena Steiner (Kenilworth Science and Technology School): 2017

Visiting Scholars:

  • Yebo Du (CNPC Research Institute): 2018-2019
  • Bo Hu (Chang’an University): 2016
  • Jie Lin (CUGB): 2018-2019
  • Dailun Wang (IDSSE): 2023-2024
  • Wenguang Yang (Chengdu University of Technology): 2019-2020
  • Jun Zhang (Lanzhou University):2016-2017