Zhou Gentao(周根陶)
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    Zhou Gentao(周根陶)

  • Zhou Gentao
    Professor of Mineralogy and Crystallography

    Department of Geochemistry and Environmental Science

    School of Earth and Space Sciences

    University of Science and Technology of China

    Hefei 230026, Anhui, P. R. China

    Tel: 86-551-3600533

    Fax: 86-551-3600533

    E-mail: gtzhou@ustc.edu.cn

    Ph.D., University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) (1999)

    M.S., USTC (1993)

    B.S., Anqing Normal College (1988).



    (2)Instrumental Analysis 

    Research interests

    (1)Biological/Biomimetic Mineralogy and Environmental mineralogy

    (2)Low-Temperature Mineralization and Nanotectonics

    (3)Isotope Geochemistry


    (1)Gen-Tao Zhou*, Ye-Bin Guan, Qi-Zhi Yao,Sheng-Quan Fu (2010) Biomimetic mineralization of prismatic calcite mesocrystals: Relevance to biomineralization. Chemical Geology, 279, 63-72.

    (2)Gen-Tao Zhou*, Qi-Zhi Yao, Jie Ni, Gu Jin (2009) Formation of aragonite mesocrystals and implication for biomineralization. American Mineralogists, 94, 293-302

    (3)Gen-Tao Zhou*, Qi-Zhi Yao, Sheng-Quan Fu,Ye-Bin Guan (2010)Controlled crystallization of unstable vaterite with distinct morphologies and their polymorphic transition to stable calcite. Eur. J. Mineral., 22, 259-269

    (4)Cheng-Fa Mu, Qi-Zhi Yao, Gen-Tao Zhou*, Sheng-Quan Fu (2010) Three-dimensional architectures of (NH4,Na)3AlF6 solid solution: Synthesis, shape evolution, and growth mechanism. Cr-ystal Growth & Design, 10, 3869-3878.

    (5)Gen-Tao Zhou, Yong-Fei Zheng (2003) An experimental study of oxygen isotope fractionation between inorganically precipitated aragonite and water at low temperatures. Geochimica et Cos-mochimica Acta, 67, 387-399.