Wanyi Zhao

Visiting Scholar


Beijing Normal University, PhD Candidate; Beijing Normal University, MA; Shanxi Normal University, BA

Research Interests

Land cover and land use change in history, historical natural disasters and impacts, database of natural disasters in Qing dynasty, impacts and responses of past climate change, geography education

Selected Publications

Xiao, L., Fang, X., Zheng, J., & Zhao, W. (2015). Famine, migration and war: comparison of climate change impacts and social responses in north china between the late Ming and late Qing dynasties. Holocene, 25(6), 191-196.

Natural Disaster Database of Qing Dynasty (Beta)

Faculty Status