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Faculty

Dr. Xing Jian


Associate Professor

Email:  xjian@xmu.edu.cn

Research Area: Sedimentary Geology and Sedimentary Geochemistry

Brief CV

  • Associate Professor, Xiamen University (2015-)
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, West Virginia University (2013-2015)
  • PhD, Peking University (2013)
  • BS, Peking University (2008)

Research Interests

Sedimentary geology, siliciclastic sediment provenance analysis, Sedimentary geochemistry- based chemical weathering study and paleoclimatology

Selected Publications

  • Jian, X., Guan, P., Fu, S-T., Zhang, D-W., Zhang, W., Zhang, Y-S., 2014. Miocene sedimentary environment and climate change in the northwestern Qaidam basin, northeastern Tibetan Plateau: Facies, biomarker and stable isotopic evidences. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 414, p. 320-331.
  • Jian, X., Guan, P., Zhang, W., Feng, F., 2013. Geochemistry of Mesozoic and Cenozoic sediments in the northern Qaidam basin, northeastern Tibetan Plateau: Implications for provenance and weathering. Chemical Geology, v. 360-361, p. 74-88.
  • Jian, X., Guan, P., Zhang, D-W., Zhang, W., Feng, F., Liu, R-J., Lin, S-D., 2013. Provenance of Tertiary sandstone in the northern Qaidam basin, northeastern Tibetan Plateau: Integration of framework petrography, heavy mineral analysis and mineral chemistry. Sedimentary Geology, v. 290, p. 109-125.