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Jian Lin

Senior Scientist
Henry Bryant Bigelow Chair for Excellence in Oceanography

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Contact Information
Geology & Geophysics 
Clark 242, MS#22
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Woods Hole, MA 02543

Telephone: (508) 289-2576
Fax: (508) 457-2187

B.S. University of Science & Technology, China, 1982, Geophysics
M.S. Brown University, 1984, Geophysics
Ph.D. Brown University, 1988, Geophysics

Research Interests
Computational geodynamics and marine geophysics; earthquake mechanics and processes; structural and thermal evolution of oceanic lithosphere; oceanic crust accretion; upper mantle thermal regime and melting; oceanic hotspots and mid-ocean ridges; tectonics of rifted margins; fault mechanics.

Last updated: April 25, 2010

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