Shanxiong Chen(Professor)

  • Tel:+86-027-87199863
  • Affiliation:Institute of Rock and Soil Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Address:Xiaohongshan, Wuchang,Wuhan,Hubei 430071,P. R. China

2006: Ph.D. from Huazhong University of Science and Technology

1991: Master of Science from Institute of Rock and Soil Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
1986: Bachelor degree from Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Work Experience

12.2005 to present,  Professor, Institute of Rock and Soil Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Research Interests 1. Engineering properties and disposal method of special soil
2. Preferential flow and stability analysis method of cracked soil
3. Coupled thermo-hydro-mechanical process in soil
4. Mechanical response, disastrous mechanism and its control countermeasures for subgrade under moving load

Major Publications 1.  Chen Shanxiong, Zhao Min, Leng Xinghuo, Liu Zuqiang, Luo Hongming. Failure Mechanism and Disposal Technology of Strong Expansive Soil Slope, Beijing: Science Press, 2016.
2.  Chen Shanxiong, Song Jian, Zhou Quanneng, Li Mingling. Theory and practice of settlement deformation observation and evaluation for high-speed railway. China Railway Publishing House, 2010
3.  Li Jian, Chen Shanxiong, Jiang Lingfa. Reinforcement Mechanism and Optimisation of Reinforcement Approach of a High and Steep Slope Using Prestressed Anchor Cables[J]. Applied Sciences. 2020, 01: 8671-8684.
4.  Li Jian, Chen Shanxiong, Yu Fei, Dai Zhangjun. Explicit Integration Algorithm of the Bounding Surface Model Based on Swell-Shrink Rules for Cyclic Behaviors of Clay[J]. International Journal of Computational methods. 2020, 09:1-12. 
5.  Li Jian, Chen Shanxiong, Jiang Lingfa. In situ model tests to investigate the dynamic response of water-softened subgrade under vibrating loads[J]. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. 2020(138): 1223-1242.
6.  Dai Z , Chen S , Li J . Physical model test of seepage and deformation characteristics of shallow expansive soil slope[J]. Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment, 2020, 79(8): 4063-4078.
7.  Li Jian; Chen Shanxiong; Yu fei. Remote monitoring for a high-speed railway subgrade structure state in a mountainous area and its response analysis. Bulletin of engineering geology and the environment, 2018, 77(1), 409-427.
8.  CHEN Shan-xiong, DAI Zhang-jun, LU Ding-jie, LUO Hong-ming, LI Yang-fan. Stability analysis considering fracture distribution and strength for expansive soil slope. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 2014, 12:1442-1449 (in Chinese).
9.  Shanxiong Chen, Jian Li, Lingfa Jiang, Dingjie LU. An improved Cam-Clay model based on hyperbolic curve critical state line and its numerical realization. Chinese Journal of Rock Mechanics and Engineering, 2013, (11): 2325-2333 (in Chinese).
10.  Shan Xiong Chen. Thermal conductivity of sands. Heat and Mass Transfer, 2008, 44(10 ): 1241-1246

Honors and Social Service


1. Wuhan Municipal Government Special Allowance, 2011
2. State Council Government Special Allowance, 2012
3. Settlement of Deformation Evaluation Technology and Engineering Application of Railway Passenger Dedicated Line, First Prize of Hubei Province Science and Technology Progress Award,2010
4. The Research on Dynamic Stability of Subgrade and Key Technology of Subgrade Filling of Wuhan-Guangzhou Passenger Dedicated Railway, the Second Prize of Hubei Province Science and Technology Progress Award, 2009
5. The Construction Technology of Permeable Mountainside Tunnel with Ribbed Arch Beam, the Second Prize of Anhui Provincial Science and Technology Progress Award, 2009
6. Research on Compaction and Deformation Control Technology of High-fill Embankment with Mixed soil, the Second Prize of Henan Province Science and Technology Progress Award, 2008
7. Key Technology of the Middle Route of the South-to-North Water Diversion Project, the First Prize of Hydropower Science and Technology Award, 2017

Social Service

Member, Wuhan Society of Geotechnical Engineering
Standing member, Unsaturated and Special Soils Committee, Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering Branch, Chinese Society of Civil Engineering
Member, Ground Rock Engineering Committee, Chinese Society of Rock Mechanics and Engineering