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Danhua XIN
Research Assistant Professor

Education Background:

2015.10-2019.10  Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT, Germany),Geophysics, PhD.

2012.09-2015.06  Nanjing University (China), Solid Geophysics, Master.

2008.09-2012.06  Nanjing University (China), Geology, Bachelor.

Work Experience:

2020.04-present  Southern University of Science and Technology (China), Department of Earth and Space Sciences, Post-doctor, Cooperate advisor: Prof. Zhenguo Zhang

2019.12-2020.03  Southern University of Science and Technology (China), Department of Earth and Space Sciences, Visiting scholar

Certificate/ Scholarship:

2018.12-2019.02 Research Travel Grant of Karlsruhe House of Young Scientists (KHYS), KIT

2015.10-2019.09 China Scholarship Council (CSC) PhD Scholarship

2013.12 Shanghai Advanced-Level English Interpretation Accreditation Certificate


Seismic risk assessment

Seismic hazard modeling and performance evaluation

Building stock modeling and vulnerability analysis

Catastrophe modeling

In review:

Xin, D., Daniell, J. E., Tsang, H.-H., and Wenzel, F.: Residential building stock modelling for mainland China,Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci.Discuss.,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2019-385, in review, 2020.

Xin, D., Wenzel F. and Tsang H.: On the Evaluation of PSHA Map Performance,Bulletin of Seismological Society of America, in review, 2020.


Danhua Xin*; James Edward Daniell; Friedemann Wenzel; Review article: Review of fragility analyses for major building types in China with new implications for intensity–PGA relation development,Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 2020, 20(2): 643-672, doi: 10.5194/nhess-20-643-2020.

Danhua Xin; Compatibility of Seismic Hazard and Risk Calculations with Historical Observations,Dissertation, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe, 2019, doi: 10.5445/IR/1000104392.

Danhua Xin; Xiaodong Song*; Tao Wang; Localized temporal variation of Earth's inner-core boundary from high-quality waveform doublets,Earthquake Science, 2015, 28(3): 175-185, doi: 10.1007/s11589-015-0125-0.