Basic Information

Wei Xu, Male, Ph.D., Associate professor.


School of Human Settlements and Civil Engineering
Xi’an Jiaotong University
Xi’an 710049, China


Research interests: 

Thermal regime of sedimentary basin

Geothermal resource exploration and development

Lithospheric structure-thermal evolution


Work Experience

2020.8-present Xi'an Jiaotong University, Associate Professor

2019.9-2020.9 University of Melbourne, Visiting Scholar

2017.7-2020.7 Xi'an Jiaotong University, Lecturer

2010.7-2013.8 Zhongyuan Oilfield, Geological Technology Supervisor


Educational Experience

2013.9-2017.7 China University of Petroleum (Beijing) PhD

2007.9-2010.7 China University of Petroleum (Beijing) Master

2003.9-2007.7 Southwest Petroleum University Bachelor

Scientific Research

  • Terrestrial heat flow measurement and the formation mechanism of heat source in the Erlian Basin (42172335)(2022-2025)
  • Meso–Cenozoic thermal history in the Uliastai Depression,Erlian Basin,North China (41804079)(2019-2021)