Shen Yanan (沈延安)

  • Shen Yanan
    Professor of Biogeochemistry
    School of Earth and Space Sciences
    University of Science and Technology of China
    Hefei, Anhui 230026, P. R. China
    Tel: 86-551-3606093
    Fax: 86-551-3606093
    E-mail:
    yashen@ustc.edu.cn
    Ph.D., Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (1995)
     
    RESEARCH INTERESTS:
    Interaction between environment and life over geological history
     
    PUBLICATIONS:
    Shen, Y., Farquhar, J., Zhang, H., Masterson, A., Zhang, T., Wing, B.A., 2011.  Multiple S-isotopic evidence for episodic shoaling of anoxic water during Late Permian mass extinction.  Nature Communications 2: 210, doi: 10.1038/ncomms1217.

    Zhang, T., Trela, W., Jiang, S-Y., Nielsen, J.K., Shen, Y., 2011.Major oceanic redox condition change correlated with the rebound of marine animal diversity during the Late Ordovician. Geology39: 675-678.

    Nielsen, J.K., Shen, Y., Plasecki, S., Stemmerik, L., 2010. No abrupt changes in redox conditions caused the end-Permian marine ecosystem collapse in the East Greenland Basin.Earth & Plan-etary Science Letters 291: 32-38.

    Zhang, T., Shen, Y., Algeo, T.J., 2010. High-resolution carbon isotopic records from the Ordovician of South China: Links to climatic cooling and the Great Ordovician Biodiversification Event (G-OBE). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology289: 102-112.

    Shen, Y.,Farquhar, J.,Masterson, A., Kaufman, A.J., Buick, R., 2009. Evaluating the role of microbial sulfate reduction in the early Archean using quadruple isotope systematics. Earth & Planet-ary Science Letters 279: 383-391.