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Li Xu

Li Xu

Research Specialist

Geology & Geophysics

Office Phone: +1 508 289 3673


WHOI Mailing Address:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 08

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050


B.S. Xiamen University, China, 1985, Chemistry
M.S. Xiamen University, China, 1988, Oceanography
Ph.D. Xiamen University, China, 1992, Oceanography

Research Interests

Organic geochemistry of the marine environment, especially biomarkers and carbon isotopes as indicators of organic matter sources and transformations; preparation of samples for compound specific radiocarbon analyses; Biogeochemistry of anthropogenic compounds in the marine system.