Prof. Mingxing Chen – IACP Faculty Highlights

陈明星( Prof. Mingxing Chen)


Professor, Deputy Director, Key Laboratory of Regional Sustainable Development Modeling, Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS Position Professor, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences


Mingxing Chen received bachelor degree (2003) and master degree (2006) in geographical science from Anhui Normal University. He received Ph. D in human geography from Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS (2009) and has been working there since graduated, as well as work currently as deputy director of the Key Laboratory of Regional Sustainable Development Modeling, CAS.

研究方向与社会贡献  (Research direction and social contribution)

主要研究领域包括:城市化与区域发展、空间规划、气候变化与可持续城市化等。主持国家自然科学基金4项,中国科学院基础前沿科学研究计划“从0到1”原始创新项目,中国科学院先导A美丽中国专项子课题,科技部重点研发计划子课题,国家发展改革委委托项目等。相关研究成果在《Urban Studies》、《Cities》、《Land Use Policy》、《Habitat International》、《Annals of the American Association of Geographers》《Journal of Cleaner Production》、《PLoS One》、《地理学报》、《地理研究》、《地理科学》、《城市规划学刊》、《城市发展研究》等国内外学术期刊。多篇论文入选ESI高被引论文和F5000高被引论文。 曾获得国家基金委优秀青年基金、全国青年地理科技奖、吴传钧人文与经济地理优秀论文一等奖、《地理学报》创刊85周年高影响力论文、中国科学院青年创新促进会会员等奖励。担任中国发展战略研究会理事、中国地理学会“一带一路”研究分会委员等,兼任PLOS One、热带地理、中国地理与资源国情快报等期刊编委。2013年8月,赴中南海参加了李克强总理主持召开的中国科学院、中国工程院城镇化研究成果汇报会。 牵头组织了全国人文与经济地理学青年论坛(已召开3届)及可持续城市化沙龙等学术交流活动。策划组织了“新型城镇化新变化的科学认知”、“关于胡焕庸线的学术争鸣”等学术专辑活动。

His research field includes urbanization and regional development, spatial planning, climate change and sustainable urbanization. He has led over 4-project of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, the original innovation project from 0 to 1 of the Basic Frontier Science Research Program of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, the sub-project of the Beautiful China Special Project of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, the sub-project of the key research program of the Ministry of Science and Technology, and the commissioned project of the National Development and Reform Commission. He has published research articles in Urban Studies, Cities, Land Use Policy, Habitat International, Annals of the American Association of Geographers, Journal of Cleaner Production, PLOS One, and Chinese academic journals including Acta Geographica Sinca, Geographical Research, Scientia Geographica Sinica, Urban Planning Forum, Urban Studies, etc. Several articles were selected in ESI high cited paper and F5000 high cited paper. Mingxing Chen has received the National Science Fund for Excellent Youth Scholars, the National Youth Geographic Science and Technology Award, the first prize of the Wu Chuanjun Human and Economic Geography Outstanding Paper, the high-impact paper on the 85th Anniversary of the Acta Geographica Sinca, and the award of the Youth Innovation Promotion Association of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. He is also the member of a council of China Institute for Innovation and Development Strategy and One Belt, One Road Branch of the Geographical Society of China, and the editorial board of PLOS One, Tropical Geography, China Geographical and Resources State Express, etc. In August 2013, He went to Zhong Nan Hai and attended the briefing on urbanization research findings of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Academy of Engineering held by Premier Keqiang Li. He has led and organized academic exchange activities such as the National Youth Forum of Human and Economic Geography (held three times) and Sustainable Urbanization Salon as well as planned and organized academic special activities such as “Scientific Cognition of the Changes of New-Type Urbanization ” and “Academic Debates on Hu Huanyong Line”.