Xinzhang Song

E-mail: songxinzhang@gmail.com

 

EDUCATION

l  2002-2007: Chinese Academy of Forestry, Beijing, China

M.S. and Ph.D. in Ecology

l  1995-1999: Central South University of Forestry and Technology, Changsha, China

B.S. in Forestry

WORK EXPERIENCES

l  1999-2002 Hebei Saihanba Mechanization Tree Farm

Technician. Afforestation, Forest investigation and management, Cultivating seedling, Soil moisture and soil temperature measurements.

l  2007- present Zhejiang Agriculture and Forestry University

Assistant professor. Teaching courses in ecology.

Main research field: global change and regional response, carbon and nitrogen dynamics, degenerate forest restoration, etc.

HOSTED AND PARTICIPATED IN RESEARCH PROJECTS

l  2010-2013, The interactive effects of elevated UV-B irradiation and N deposition on   litter decomposition and the microbial mechanisms, National Nature Science Foundation of China (NSFC) Program (No. 31070440).

l  2008-2011, The effects of elevated UV-B irradiation on decomposition of leaf litter of main tree species in subtropical China, National Nature Science Foundation of China (NSFC) Program (No. 30800152).

l  2007-2010, Evaluated the spatial pattern of effects of acid rain on terrestrial ecosystem in China, The State Key Fundamental Science Funds of China (No. 2005CB422208).

l  2009-2011, The effects of elevated N deposition and UV-B irradiation on forest litter decomposition and carbon, nitrogen dynamics, Zhejiang Provincial Nature Science Foundation Program (No. Y5090007).

l  2007-2011, Global climatic change and terrestrial ecosystems response in subtropical China, The Scientific Development Foundation of Zhejiang Agriculture and Forestry University (2006FR039)

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

1. Song XZ, Zhang ZT, Zhang HL,Xiao WF, Yang JG. Characteristics of seedlings in logging gaps of forests at different succession stages in Changbai Mountain. Acta Agriculturae Universitatis Jiangxiensis, 2010, 32(3): 504-509. (in Chinese)

2. Song XZ, Jiang H, Ma YD, Yu SQ, Zhou GM, Peng SL, Dou RP, Guo PP.Litter decomposition across climate zone in Eastern China:the integrated influence of climate and litter quality. Acta Ecologica Sinica, 2009, 29 (10): 5219-5226. (in Chinese)

3. Song XZ, Jiang H, Yu SQ, Ma YD, Zhou GM, Dou RP, Guo PP. Litter decomposition of dominant plant species in successional stages in mid-subtropical zone. Chinese Journal of Applied Ecology, 2009, 20(3): 537-542. (in Chinese)

4. Song XZ, Zhang HL, Xiao WF, Guo ZL, Huang ZL, Lei JP. Seed bank in the logging gaps of broadleaved-Korean pine mixed forests in Changbai Mountain,northeastern China. Journal of Beijing Forestry University, 2009, 31(2): 17-24. (in Chinese)

5. Song XZ, Jiang H, Zhang HL, Yu SQ, Zhou GM, Ma YD, Chang SX. A review on the effects of global environment change on litter decomposition. Acta Ecologica Sinica, 2008, 28(9): 4414C4423. (in Chinese)

6. Song XZ, Zhang ZT, Xiao WF, Li DS, Zhang HL. Regeneration dynamics of logging gaps in populus davidiana-Betula platyphylla secondary forests in Changbai Mountain. Scientia Silvae Sinicae, 2008, 44(3): 13-20. (in Chinese)

7. Song XZ, Zhang ZT, Xiao WF, Huang ZL, Liu XX. Study on Seedling Regeneration of Arbor and Shrub in Logging Gaps in Populus davidiana-Betula platyphylla Secondary Forests in Changbai Mountain. Forest Research, 2008, 21(3): 289-294. (in Chinese)

8. Song XZ, Li DS, Xiao WF, Li XY. Study on logging gaps regeneration in secondary broad-leaved forest in Changbai Mountain. Forest Research, 2007, 20(3): 302-306. (in Chinese)

9. Song XZ, Xiao WF. Research advances of microsites and regeneration within canopy gap. Scientia Silvae Sinicae, 2006, 42(5): 114-119. (in Chinese)

10. Zhang HL, Song XZ, Ai JG, Jiang H, Yu SQ. A review of UV-B radiation and its influence on litter decomposition. Journal of Zhejiang Forestry College, 2010, 27(1): 134C142. (in Chinese)

11. Zhang ZT, Song XZ, Xiao WF, Gao BJ, Zhang HL, Hu YL, Guo LH. The Seed Bank in Logging Gaps in Populus davidiana-Betula platyphylla Secondary Forests in Changbai Mountain. Scientia Silvae Sinicae, 2009, 45(1): 21-26. (in Chinese)

12. Zhang ZT, Song XZ, Xiao WF, Gao BJ, Guo ZL. Characteristics of soil seed banks in logging gaps of forests at different succession stages in Changbai Mountains. Chinese Journal of Applied Ecology, 2009, 20(6): 1293-1298. (in Chinese)

13. Zhang ZT, Song XZ, Gao BJ. A Review on the Effects of Global Environment Change on Forest Soil Respiration. Acta Agriculturae Universitatis Jiangxiensis, 2009, 31(2): 292-299. (in Chinese)

14. Song XZ, Zhang HL, Jiang H, Yu SQ, Zhang ZT. Effect of UV-B radiation on the leaf litter decomposition and nutrient release of Pinus massoniana. Acta Ecologica Sinica, (In press)