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Biography Revised: 5/26/2003
Career Data Updated: 3/26/2006

PHOTO: Sun Shu
Sun Shu 孙枢
Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Expert in Geology


Sun Shu, male, Han nationality, is a native of Jintan, Jiangsu Province. He graduated from the Geology Department of Nanjing University in 1953. He is an academician and a geology expert.

A deputy director of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, Sun investigated sedimentology and sedimentary tectonics and led a geologic examination of the eastern part of the Xing'an Mountains, Wanda Mountains, and Zhangguangcai Mountains.

Sun later researched the paleogeographic and paleostructural conditions of tidal and storm sedimented debris. He then established markers for distinguishing the neritic storm incurred by deposited rock and terminal deposited rocks.

In 1991, he was elected as an academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.

Career Data

1991— Academician, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Researcher, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Geological Research Institute
Deputy Director, National Natural Science Foundation of China
1989— Academician, Third World Academy of Sciences
1953 Graduate, Nanjing University, Geology Department Jiangsu Province, Nanjing City

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