Kaixuan is a Postdoctoral Scholar of the School of Earth and Space Sciences at Peking University. Her research interests involve Permian—Triassic mass extinction, sedimentology, sequence stratigraphy, basin analysis, palaeoclimate change, sea-level change, hyperthermal events, storm, palaeosol, earth surface processes and sedimentary modelling, astrochronology & sedimentary noise, Cretaceous Solar System Chaos, etc.
Joint Ph.D. at School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds, major in terrestrial sedimentology, stratigraphy, palaeosol, hyperthermal events, and palaeoclimate change
Supervisor：Prof. Paul B. Wignall
M.D-Ph.D. at School of Earth Science, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), major in Palaeontology and Stratigraphy.
Ph.D. Thesis: Late Permian to Early Triassic sedimentology, sequence stratigraphy and palaeoclimatology of North China
Supervisor：Prof. Jinnan Tong
B.Sc. at School of Earth Science, China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), major in Geology (National Science Base Class)
Outstanding Bachelor Degree of Hubei Province: Early Triassic Tempestite of the Liujiagou Formation, Yiyang, Henan Province
Supervisor: Prof. Jinnan Tong
Ji, K., Wignall, P.B., Tong, J., Yu, Y., Guo, W., Shu, W. and Chu, D., 2022. Sedimentology of the latest Permian to Early Triassic in the terrestrial settings of the North China Basin: Low-latitude climate change during a warming-driven crisis. GSA Bulletin. https://doi.org/10.1130/B36260.1
Ji, K., Wignall, P.B., Peakall, J., Tong, J., Chu, D. and Pruss, S.B., 2021. Unusual intraclast conglomerates in a stormy, hot-house lake: The Early Triassic North China Basin. Sedimentology, 68(7), pp.3385-3404. https://doi.org/10.1111/sed.12903