Marine Geophysics and Hydroacoustics

Qinqin Tang, M.Sc.

PhD student

Otto-Hahn-Platz 1, R. 112
Phone: +49 431 880-3912
Telefax: +49 431 880-4432

Research Interests

  1. Submarine landslides
  2. Numerical simulation on slope stabilities
  3. Sediment processes along continental margins


Educational Background

  • since 11/2018 PhD Student at Kiel University, Marine Geophysics and Hydroacoustics
  • 07/2016 – 07/2018 Master in Geological Engineering, Key Laboratory of Ocean and Marginal Sea Geology, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou, China.
  • 09/2015 – 06/2016 Graduate Studies, Geological Engineering, Department of Geosciences, University of China Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.
  • 09/2011 – 07/2015 Bachelor of Geological Engineering, College of Geology & Environment, Xi’an University of Science and Technology, Xi’an, China.

Research and Practices

  • 2016 – 2018 Learning the numerical simulation method about the stability of shallow strata in coral reef slope in the southern South China Sea, Guangzhou, China.
  • 12/2015 – 01/2016 Structural geological practice about metamorphic core complex in Mount Yunmeng, Beijing, China.
  • 06/2014 – 07/2014 Geological production practice on the engineering drilling in Huaqing Aegean International Hot Spring Resort, mudflow in Dashui Ditch and landslide in Renzong Village, Xi’an, China.
  • 04/2013 – 05/2013 Geological mapping practice on Liaoyuan Colliery in Hancheng, China.
  • 06/2012 – 07/2012 Geological cognition practice in Li and CuiHua Mountains, Xi’an, China.


RV Meteor - M155 - Fogo - May 26th to June 30th, 2019 Pointe-á-Pitre (Guadeloupe) to Mindelo (Cape Verde)


2018 The stability research for reef slope in South China Sea (Master Thesis)

2015 Stability evaluation of typical Landslide in Xixiang country of southern Shann’xi Province—As the example of LeeJiawan landslide (Bachelor Thesis)