Chong-Yu Xu

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Phone +47 22855825
Room 328B
Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 1 Geologibygningen 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1047 Blindern 0316 OSLO

Citations: ResearchGate | Google scholar

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Fields of interest and research activities

  • Hydrological modelling at global, regional and catchment scales
  • Regional evapotranspiration and its role in linking climatic and hydrological system
  • Modelling of hydrological impact of climate and environment changes at global, regional and catchment scales
  • Regionalization of hydrological variables and model parameters
  • Uncertainty analysis and time series analysis



Employment history

  • 04/2005–present: Professor of Hydrology, Dept. of Geosciences, University of Oslo
  • 10/1998–03/2005: Associate Prof. of Hydrology, Dept. of Earth Sciences, Uppsala University
  • 04/1994–09/1998: Assistant Prof. of Hydrology, Dept. of Earth Sciences, Uppsala University
  • 11/1992–12/1993: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Dept, of Hydrology and Water Re-sources Engineering, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
  • 08/1982–09/1986: Assistant Engineer, The Ministry of Water Resources, P.R. China

Highter education

  • B.S.c 1978–1982: Nanjing University, China.
    Speciality: Hydrology with emphasis on surface water.
  • M.S.c 1986–1988: Free University Brussels, Brussels, Belgium.
    Speciality: Regional Hydrologic Models.
  • Ph.D. 1988–1992: Free University Brussels, Brussels, Belgium.
    Speciality: Development, statistical analysis and regionalization of hydrological models.

Honoraria and scientific appointments

Editorial appointments

Editor for the scientific journal: 

Associate editor for the scientific journal:

Editorial Board member:

  • Water Sciences and Engineering
  • Advances in Climate Chang Research
  • Journal of Lake Sciences
  • Journal of Ecology and Rural Environment
  • Journal of Water Resources Research.

Honorable professor

  • Hohai University, China

Adjunct professorship

  • Hohai University, China; 2008 – present
  • Uppsala University, Sweden; from 2006 – present
  • Wuhan University, China; from 2003 – present
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences, from 2003 – present
  • Nanjing University, China; from 2002 – present
Tags: Hydrology, Hydrological modelling, Climate change
Published Dec. 10, 2013 7:55 PM - Last modified Sep. 17, 2020 10:10 AM