Master of science
University of Bonn
CRC 806 - Project Affiliation:
Ph.D. Research Topic:
Dead Sea Pollen Reveal Paleoenvironment of the Southern Levant during 147-89 ka from Paleobotanical Perspective
Supervisor: Prof. Thomas Litt
Since 2013: Ph.D. student at the Steinmann-Institute for Geology, Minerology and Palaeontology, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-University of Bonn.
2013: M.Sc. in Physical Geography, Lanzhou University
M.Sc. thesis: Vegetation and climate history inferred from an alpine lake in the central Tienshan Mountains since 8.5 ka BP
2008: B.Ec. in Economy, Zhejiang University of Technology
Since 2013 Sep: Research assistant within CRC 806/project B3, University of Bonn
2011-2012: Student research assistant within “Comparative study on Holocene paleoenvrionmental records from alpine lakes and lowland lakes in arid China: take the Tienshan Mountains as an example”, Lanzhou University
2010-2013: Student research assistant within “Climate change and human response and accommodation to arid and semi-arid China since the Last Glacial Maximum”, Zhengtang Guo, National Basic Research Program of China ("973" Program), Lanzhou University
Miebach, A., Chen, C.Z., Schwab, M.J., Stein, M., Litt, T. (2017): Vegetation and climate during the Last Glacial high stand (ca. 28–22 ka BP) of the Sea of Galilee, northern Israel. Quaternary Science Reviews, 156: 47-56.
Huang, X.Z., Chen, C.Z., Jia, W.N., An, C.B., Zhou, A.F., Zhang, J.W., Jing, M., Xia, D.S., Chen, F.H., Grimm, E. (2015): Vegetation and climate history reconstructed from an alpine lake in central Tienshan Mountains since 8.5 ka. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 432: 36-48.
Chen, C.Z., Huang, X.Z., Peng, W., Zhao, W.W., Zhao, J.J., Chen, X.M. Preliminary study on sporopollen of the small Yourdusi Basin on the southern slope of Tianshan Mountains. Journal of Glaciology and Geocryology. 2012, 34 (6): 1526-1534. (in Chinese)
Huang, X.Z., Chen, X.M., Chen, C.Z., Ma, Y.L., Zhou, G. Surface pollen assemblage characters of farmland from different altitudes in upper and middle reaches of the Heihe river, arid north-western China. Journal of Lanzhou University (Natural Sciences). 2011, 47 (2): 14-23. (in Chinese)
Zhang, X.J., Jin,.L.Y., Chen, C.Z., Guan, D.S., Li, M.Z. Interannual and interdecadal variations in the north Atlantic oscillation spatial shift. Chinese Science Bulletin. 2011, 56(24): 2621-2627.
Chen, C., Litt, T. (2017): Dead Sea pollen reveal last interglacial environment of the southern Levant from Paleobotanical perspective (Poster). PAGES Open Science Meeting. Zaragoza, Spain.
Chen, C., Litt, T. (2016): Preliminary taphonomic investigation of pollen in Dead Sea sediments (Talk). International Workshop on Plant Taphonomy. Bonn, Germany.
Chen, C., Litt, T. (2015): Vegetation and climate of the southern Levant during the last Interglacial (PICO). European Geosciences Union General Assembly. Vienna, Austria.
Chen, C., Miebach, A., Litt, T. (2015): Wet Glacials and dry Interglacials in the southern Levant? Preliminary evidence from pollen analyses (Poster). IODP/ICDP colloquium 2015. Bonn, Germany.