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Zhi Geng

Former Cold War Studies Initiative Scholar


    July 15, 2019 — October 11, 2019

    Professional affiliation

    Associate Professor, Tianjin Normal University

    Wilson Center Projects

    US Seeking for Global Control over Nuclear Materials during the WWII and Cold War

    Full Biography

    Dr. Geng Zhi, is associate professor of School of History and Culture of Tianjin Normal University in China. His main fields of academic interests lie in the diplomatic history of the U.S. and U.K., the international relations history of 20th Century. Now international history of strategic raw material, such as uranium, rare-earths metals, is the subject of his research.

    Major Publications

    Documentary History of the Nuclear Partnership between US and UK 1940-1945, Beijing: Social Sciences Academic Press, 2019.


    Formation and Development of British-American Military Strategic Alliance 1919-1945, Beijing: Beijing Normal University Press, 2019.


    “Anglo-American Global Control of Nuclear Materials in the Second World War”, Economic and Social History Review, No. 3, August 2018.