Welcome to the Planetary Spectroscopy Team of

Professor Alian Wang

My team uses
  • the physical methods (atomic and molecular spectroscopy) to study…
  • the chemical properties (mineralogy, geochemistry, thermodynamics, kinetics) of…
  • the geologic bodies (planets, satellites, asteroids, comets) and their surface/subsurface materials.


Professor Alian Wang at a saline playa in Qaidam Basin on the Tibetan Plateau,  a Mars analog site that was first studied by her team in 2008 (collaborated with CAGS), now accepted by CNSA, and under in-depth investigations by Chinese planetary science community. Prof. Wang at a saline playa on the Tibetan Plateau as an analog site for Mars


Current CV of Professor Alian Wang