Research Interests

Earth/Planetary rotation. Gravitational variations.

Global changes. Digital data analysis.

Education

1997, Ph.D. Center for Astro-geodynamics Research, Shanghai Astronomical Observatory (SHAO), CAS, China.

1995, Visiting Student, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, U.S.A. (Host scientist: Dr. Benjamin Fong Chao).

Research Experiences

1997 - 1998: Visiting Scholar, Mizusawa Astrogeodynamics Observatory,Japan. (Host scientist: Dr. Isao Naito).

1998 - 2006: Associate Research Scientist, SHAO, CAS, China.

2003 - 2004: Visiting Scholar, Center for Space Research, University of Texas at Austin,USA. (Host scientist: Dr. Isao Naito). Drs. Jianli Chen and Clark Wilson

2004 - 2005: Visiting Scholar, Atmospheric and Environmental Research, Inc., USA (Host scientist: Dr. David Salstein ).

2008: Visiting Scholar, Depart. Earth Atmospheric & Planetary Sciences, MIT, USA. (Host scientist: Drs. Ming Fang and Bradford Hager )

2006 - Present: Research Scientist, SHAO, CAS, China.

Independent Paper Review Experiences

Journal of Geophysical Research.

Geophysical Research Letters.

Geophysical Journal International.

Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics.

Science in China.

Chinese Science Bulletin.

Research in Astronomy and Astrophysics.

Advances in Atmospheric Sciences.

Professional Societies And Services

1991 - present: Member, Chinese Astronomical Society.

1995 - present: Member, Chinese Geophysical Union.

2002 - present: Member, American Geophysical Union.

2001 - 2015: Member, International Astronomical Society (IAU) Commission 19, Rotation of the Earth.

2016 - Present: Member, International Astronomical Society (IAU) Commission A2, Rotation of the Earth.

2005 - Present: Member, Special Bureau for Atmosphere (SBA), Global Geophysical Fluids Center (GGFC) of International Earth Rotation and Reference Systems Service (IERS).

2006 - Present: Member, Special Bureau for Hydrosphere (SBH), IERS.

2008 - Present: Member, Intercommission Committee on Theory (ICCT) of the International Association of Geodesy (IAG) Application of time-series analysis in geodesy (IC SG9).

Award

2005, Descartes Nutation Fellow, elected by The Descartes Nutation Consortium, Europe.

2011, Zhu-Li-Yue-Hua excellent teachers award, elected by Chinese Academy of Sciences.

周永宏 (Zhou, Yonghong)

中国科学院上海天文台

Senior Research Scientist, Ph.D. Advisor,

Primary Investigator, National Natural Science Foundation of China.

Center for Astro-geodynamics Research,
Shanghai Astronomical Observatory (SHAO),

Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS),

80 Nandan Road, Shanghai, 200030, China.

Phone: 021-34775258
Fax: 021-64384618
Email: yhzhou@shao.ac.cn
WebSite: http://www.shao.ac.cn/yhzhou/