Full-time Researchers Name:Changhong Miao




Changhong Miao, PH.D ,  Professor,  President of the Key Institute of Yellow River Civilization and Sustainable Development, Henan University, Research Institute of Ecology and Sustainable Development


1996 Ph.D.,Human Geography,Nanjing University,China.

1989 M.A., Human Geography,Henan University, China.

1986 B.S., Geography, Henan University, China..


2004-Present Executive Director of the National Key Research Institute of Yellow

River Civilization and Sustainable Development and Specially-appointed Professor of Henan University in College of Environment and Planning, Henan University

2006-2007 Visiting Professor, Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA

2001-2004 Deputy Director of Research Administration, Henan University. Professor of College of Environment and Planning, Henan University, Director of Institute of Regional Science, Henan University

1999-2001 Professor of College of Environment and Planning, Henan University, Director of Institute of Regional Science, Henan University

1999-2001 Visiting Scholar of Institute of Geographical Science and Resource of the Chinese Academy of Sciences

1996-1999 Associate Professor of Department of Geography, Henan University

1992-1993 Lecturer of Department of Geography, Henan University

1989-1992 Assistant Lecturer of Department of Geography, Henan University


Economic Geography, Regional Development, Urban & Regional Planning, Globalization and Localization, Sustainable Development



2018 Changhong Miao,Do a good job of revitalizing the countryside.Henan daily.2017(09)(in Chinese) .

2017 Changhong Miao,Fumin qiang province won the lottery.Henan daily.2017(09)(in Chinese) .

2016 Xiaowei Duan,Lulu Li,Changhong Miao,Zhiqiang Hu.Study on the comprehensive capacity evaluation of industrial transfer in six major urban agglomerations.Geographical science.2016(05)(in Chinese) .

2016 Zhiqiang Hu,Jianming Miao, Changhong Miao.The evolution of the growth pole concept and the change of regional development focus.Regional economic review.2016(04)

2016 Changhong Miao,The evolution of the growth pole concept and the change of regional development focus.Regional economic review.2016(04)(in Chinese) .

2016Changhong Miao, We will speed up the development of functional zones.The People's Daily.2016(10)(in Chinese) .

2016 Changhong Miao, Spatial Assessment of Cancer Incidences and the Risks of Industrial Wastewater Emission in.Sustainability.

2015 Changhong Miao, Spationtemporal Analysis of Heavy Metal Water Pollution in Transitional China.Sustainability.

2015Zhiqiang Hu, Changhong Miao(Corresponding author).The perspective of spatial nature of urban agglomeration and the construction of central plains city cluster.Advances in geoscience.2015(04)(in Chinese) .

2015 Jianji Zhao, Changhong Miao(Corresponding author).To build an ecological civilization specialized high-end think tank to accelerate the Yellow River civilization revival to promote the central plains more brilliant.Henan daily.2015(10)(in Chinese) .

2015 Haijiang Wang, Changhong Miao.Spatial connection and structure map of passenger transport in central China.Geographical research,2015(01)(in Chinese) .

2014Yating Li, Shaoqi Pan,ChanghongMiao(Corresponding author).The Spatial-Temporal Patterns of per capita Grain at the County Level in China: a ComparativeAnalysis BetweenRegistered Population and Resident Population.ActaGeographica Sinica,2014(12)(in Chinese) .

2014 Yating Li, Shaoqi Pan, ChanghongMiao(Corresponding author). Structure and Evolution of Economic Linkage Network at CountyLevel in Central Plains Economic Zone.Geographical Research, 2014,33(7).(in Chinese)

2014 Haichao Luo,Changhong Miao, Guoliang Li.Philosophical Thinking on the Cultural Turn of Western Economic Geography.Human Geography,2014(5). .(in Chinese)

2014 Lefeng Ru, Changhong Miao, Haijiang Wang. Study on the level and spatial pattern of financial agglomeration of central cities in China.Economic Geography. 2014(2).(in Chinese)

2013 Haijiang Wang, Changhong Miao. Functional linkages and their spatiotemporal pattern of Chinese Center Cities.Areal Research and Development.2013(2). (In Chinese)

2012 Changhong Miao, Jianwei Zhang. Evolutionary theory and the cooperation mechanismamong Chinese cites.Human Geography, 2012(1).

2012 Haijiang Wang, Changhong Miao. Spatial pattern and its change of China's provincial economic ties.Economic Geography,2012(7).(In Chinese)

2011Wei, Y.H.D., I. Liefner, and C.H. Miao. Network Configurations and R&D Activities ofthe ICT Industry in Suzhou Municipality, China.Geoforum42(4): 484-495.

2011 Shaowei Ai, Changhong Miao. Research on the patternof technology learning inChinese automobile industry.Economic Geography,2011(4).(in Chinese)

2011 Shaowei Ai, Changhong Miao. Heterogeneity "channel" and the localization networking of Multi-National Corporations -- Taking Suzhou Industrial Park as an example.Geographical Research.2011(8) .(in Chinese)

2010Xuexin Li, Changhong Miao. The nature and source of urban agglomeration economy.Urban Problems. 2010(10). (in Chinese)

2010 Shaowei Ai, Changhong Miao. From the "local space" and "flow space" to the "actor -network space": the perspective of ANT.Human Geography,2010(2) . (in Chinese)

2009 Changhong Miao, Wei Yehua.Deepening division of labor,knowledge creation and the growth of industrial clusters:A case study of the flowers and plants industry in Yanling County,Henan Province,China,Geographical Research, 2009(4).(in Chinese)

2009 Changhong Miao, Shaowei Ai, Innovation in space: a new perspective of learning field. Economic Geography, 2009(2). (in Chinese)

2009 Haijiang Wang, Changhong Miao, Spatial distribution of external service capabilities of Chinese central cities, Geographical Research, 2009(4).(in Chinese)

2008Changhong Miao, Globalization, Viability and the Rising Strategy of Central Region in China,Yellow River Civilization and Sustainable Development, 2008(2). (in Chinese)

2008 Weihong Feng, Changhong Miao, Tourism Cluster: TheMicro-ResearchFieldofTourismGeography,Human Geography,2008(3). (in Chinese)

2008 Haijiang Wang, Changhong Miao, Research on ExternalService FunctionsofCityAgglomeration: Case Study of Shandong Peninsula,Zhongyuan and Guanzhong Urban Agglomerations,Human Geography,2008(4). (in Chinese)

2007Changhong Miao, Yehua Dennis Wei and Haitao Ma. Technological Learning in China in the Context of Globalization,Eurasian Geography and Economics, 2007,48(6):713-732.(SSCI)

2007 RongcaoGuo, Changhong Miao, Xuein Li. Eco-spatial Structure of Urban Agglomeration.Chinese Geographical Science, 2007,17(1).(SCIE)

2007 Changhong Miao, Wei Yehua, Technological Learning andInnovation: Perspectivesof Economic Geography,Human Geography,2007(5). (in Chinese)

2007 Changhong Miao, Wei Yehua,Development and debates in the theoretical construction of economic geography,Geographical Research, 2007(6).(in Chinese)

2007 Changhong Miao, Three Approaches in Contemporary Economic Geographies.Scientia Geographica Sinica, 2007(5). (in Chinese)

2006 Changhong,Miao.Global-local nexus and technological learning in industrial cluster: case study of hair-goods industry in Xuchang,Henan province(in Chinese),Acta Geographica Sinica,2006;61(4).

2006 Changhong,Miaoand HaijiangWang.on the direction and intensity of urban economic contacts in Henan province.Geographical Studies,2006,25(2).

2005 Changhong,Miao. The Development of urban agglomerations as Chinese national strategy: the win-win between efficiency and equity(inChinese).Human Geography,2005(5).

2005 Changhong,Miao. From regional geography to new regionalism: the evolutionary trajectory of western geography in the 20th century(in Chinese).Economic Geography,2005(5).

2005 Changhong,Miao &Haijiang,Wang. Study on the development trend of urban agglomerations in China.Urban Studies,2005(4).

2004Changhong,Miao. The revival of Marshallian industrial district theory and its theoretical meanings(in Chinese),Regional studies and exploitation,2004(1).

2004 Changhong,Miao. West economic geography in transformation:institutional,cultural,relational and scalar turns(in Chinese).Human Geography,2004(4).

2003 Changhong,Miao &Lihui,Cui. Industrial agglomeration: a viewpoint comparison between Geography and Economics(in Chinese).Human Geography,2003(3).

2003 Changhong,Miao &Bing,Wand. Cultural turn: a new direction of western economic geography(in Chinese).Economic Geography,2003(5).

2002 Changhong,Miao,Jie,Fan&Wenzhong,Zhang. The development of rural industry in China: a integrative framework of locational analysis(in Chinese).Geographical Research,2002(1).

2002 Changhong,Miao,Jie,Fan&Wenzhong,Zhang. New perspectives on regional development in western economic geography: a critical assessment of ‘the new regionalism’(in Chinese).Economic Geography,2002(4).

2002 Changhong,Miao. New rural spaces: the impact of rural industrialization on rural-urban transition in China.ChineseGeographical Sciences,2002(2).

1999 Changhong,Miao. Eds. The sustainable development in rural China(in Chinese).Beijing: Chinese Environmental Sciences Press,1999.

1999 Changhong,Miao.Theories of regional development: review and prospect.Progress of geographical science(in Chinese),1999(4).

1998 Changhong,Miao. The development patterns of rural industry in China.Acta.Geographica Sinica,1998(3).

1998 Changhong,Miao. Organizational activities, institutions and sustainable development(in Chinese)Economic Geography,1998(3).

1997 Changhong,Miao. Some theoretical problems of rural industrialization in China.Beijing:Chinese Economic Press,1997.

1997 Changhong,Miao. Studies on the linkages and harmonious development of rural-urban industry in China.Geographical Research,1997(2).

1995 Changhong,Miao. Rural industrial development in China’s less developed areas: a case study of Henan province.The Journal of Chinese Geography, 1995(4)


2014 Li Xuexin, Changhong Miao.Theory and Practice on the Development of Special Cultural industry Clusters in Rural Central China. Beijing: Science Press.2014.(in Chinese)

2013 Miao Changhong,Deguang Li and Xuexin Li.Study on the Development of Tourism Resources: A Case Study of Henan Province. Beijing: Science Press.2013.(in Chinese)

2012 Miao Changhong.Geographical Agglomeration, Relationship Construction and Regional Development. Beijing: Science Press.2012.(in Chinese)

2011 Miao, C.H., Y.H.D. Wei, and L.C. Lu.New EconomicGeographies. Beijing: Science Press.2011.(in Chinese)

2011 Qin Yaochen, Miao Changhong.Research On Scientific Development Of Zhongyuan Economic Area. Beijing: Science Press. 2011.

2010 Miao Changhong.Strategy on Regional Economic Development of Henan Province. Zhengzhou: Henan people Press, 2010.

2009 Miao Changhong.60 Years Of The Development And Governance Of The Yellow River. Beijing: Science Press. 2009.

2009 Qin Yaochen,Miao Changhong et Al..Research On Scientific Development Of Zhongyuan Urban Agglomeration. Beijing: Science Press. 2009.

2007 Miao Changhong.Chinese Urban Agglomeration Growth And The ZhongyuanUrban Agglomeration Development. Beijing: China Social Sciences Press. 2007.


2017 Miao Changhong. A study on the implementation of the strategy of Rural Revitalization in Henan in the new era.(2017WT10),2017.11-2018-02.

2015 Miao Changhong. Dynamic mechanisms and environmental effects of undertaking industrial transfer in Central China. (NSFC No. 41430637),2015.1-2019.12.

2011 Miao Changhong.The Mechanisms and Evolutionary Paths of Independent Innovation in Chinese High-tech Industrial Development zones.(NSFC No. 41071081),2011.1-2013.12.

2007 Miao Changhong. The Technological Learning Modes InChinese Economic and Technological Development Zone. (NSFC No.40671049) . 2007.1-2009.12

2006 Miao Changhong. The Theory and Countermeasures for the Rising of Chinese Central AreaBased On The Technological Learning And Viability. (NSSFC No.06bjl063).2006-2008.

2001 Miao Changhong.The Chinese rural industrial agglomerations in theContext of interactions of globalization and localization.(No.40071029).2001.1-2003.12


2013 Leading Scholar in Philosophy & Social Sciences of China(National high-level talents special support plan)

2004 Specially-appointed Professor of Henan Province

2003 Distinguished Experts Award, Henan Province

2001 Outstanding Young Scientist Award, Henan Province

1999 Outstanding Young Geographers’ Science & Technology Award of Chinese Geographical Society