Renguang Zuo, Vice President 2024-2025

Renguang Zuo

Professor Renguang Zuo received his B.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the China University of Geosciences (CUG), Wuhan, China, in 2004 and 2009, respectively. He is currently a full professor at the State Key Laboratory of Geological Processes and Mineral Resources, CUG. In 2014, he was a Senior Visiting Fellow at James Cook University, Australia. Professor Renguang Zuo became a Fellow of AAG in 2016 and has held several positions within AAG Council, including Councilor of the Association in 2017–2018, 2019–2020, and 2022–2023, Associate Editor for Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis (20172018) and Editorial Board for Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis (2019present). He is a Councilor of the International Association for Mathematical Geosciences (IAMG) (20202024).

Professor Renguang Zuo has received fellowship status from the Society of Economic Geologists and the Geological Society of London. He has been heavily involved in the editorial boards of several SCI-indexed journals, including Natural Resources Research, Computers & Geosciences, Ore Geology Reviews, Journal of Geochemical Exploration, and Journal of Earth Science.

The focus of Professor Renguang Zuo’s research is big data analytics and machine-learning-based mineral prospectivity mapping and geochemical anomaly identification. Professor Renguang Zuo has published over 160 peer-reviewed journal papers and 6 books and book chapters. He has been the Guest Editor of 8 special issues in high-quality international journals and his publications have amassed over 7,500 citations (Google Scholar).