Faculty Profile
  HUANG Fang
Department: Geochemistry and Environmental Sciences
Mailing Address:
Jinzhai Road 96#, East Campus, USTC, Hefei, Anhui
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Research Profile

(Updated on Jan 7th, 2014)

Fang Huang: Professor of School of Earth and Space Sciences, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) 
Address: School of Earth and Space Sciences, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui 230026, China.
Phone: 86-551-3607810
Fax: 86-551-3607386
Email: huangfang426@hotmail.com and fhuang@ustc.edu.cn

Education experience:
12.2007	Ph.D., Igneous petrology, Dept. of Geology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). Dissertation: Studies of magmatism by trace element partitioning between clinopyroxene and melt, U-series disequilibria in lavas from subduction zones, and non-traditional stable isotopes.
07.2002	M.S., Geochemistry, Dept. of Earth and Space Sciences, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC).
09.1999	B.S., Geochemistry, Dept. of Earth and Space Sciences, USTC.

Positions held:
3/2011 to present	Professor, School of Earth and Space Science, USTC
1/2009-2/2011	Post-doc, Institut. Geochemistry and Petrology, ETH Zürich
12/2007-12/2008	Post-doc, Dept. Geology, UIUC
8/2002-12/2007	PhD student, Dept. of Geology, UIUC
9/1999-7/2002	Master student, Dept. Earth and Space Science, USTC

Teaching experience:
Spring semester 2012 and 2013, Geochemistry, USTC.
Fall semester 2011, Physics and chemistry of the Earth, USTC
Fall semester 2006, Planet Earth, lab section, UIUC with ICES score of 4.0/5
Spring semester 2006, Petrology of Igneous and Metamorphic rocks, lab section, UIUC with ICES score of 4.8/5.
Spring semester 2005, Petrology of Igneous and Metamorphic rocks, lab section, UIUC with ICES score of 4.6/5.
Fall semester 2004, Introduction of geophysics, lab section, UIUC with ICES score of 4.1/5
Spring semester, 2000, Analysis of silicate rocks, lab section, USTC

Professional Affiliations:
American Geophysical Union, Geochemical Society, Mineralogical Society America

Current Research Interests:
Understanding process and timescale of a variety of geological events by U-series disequilibria.
Studying non-traditional stable isotope fractionation at high temperatures. 
Studying origin and evolution of the continental crust and mantle using experiment petrology and petro-geochemistry
Determining partition coefficients of trace elements among minerals, fluids, and melt

Summary of my work:
I use multiple tools including (but not limited to) experimental petrology, U-series disequilibria, and non-traditional stable isotopes to understand how the Earth works in the past and future. Specifically, my work is about partitioning of trace elements between mineral, fluid, and melt, processes and time-scales of magmatism in subduction zone using U-series disequilibria, and mechanisms for fractionation of non-traditional stable isotopes at high pressure by combining experimental petrology and first-principle calculations with high-precision isotope analyses technique. In the last five years, I published more than 10 first-author papers about these fields in international journals including Nature, GCA, Geology, Chemical Geology, etc.

Awards and grants:
Chinese National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars 2013.
Hou Defeng Award (2012) for young petro-geochemist.
Shen S.-S. Award (2012) for young geochemist working in Mainland China, Hongkong, and Taiwan.

1.	Huang, F., Chen, L.-J., Wu, Z.Q., Wang, W., 2013. First-principles calculations of equilibrium Mg isotope fractionation in garnet, cpx, opx, and ol at high temperature: implications for Mg isotope thermometry. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 367: 61-70.
2.	黄方,张鞠琳,2013. 岩浆演化对U系不平衡的影响.《矿物岩石地球化学通报》,32:204-211.
3.	Bindeman, I.N., Lundstrom, C.C., Bopp, C., Huang, F. 2013. Stable isotope fractionation by thermal diffusion through partially molten wet and dry silicate rocks. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 365: 51-62.
4.	Huang, F., Zhang, Z.-F., Lundstrom, C.C. Zhi, X.-C. 2011. Iron and magnesium isotopic compositions of peridotite xenoliths from Eastern China. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 75: 3318–3334.
5.	Huang, F., Chakraborty, P., Lundstrom, C.C., Holmden, C., Glessner, J.J.G., Kieffer, S., Lesher, C.E. 2011. Reply to Brief Communications Arising: Isotope fractionation in silicate melts by thermal diffusion. Nature, 472, pp. E2–E3, 07 April 2011, DOI: 10.1038/nature09955.
6.	Huang, F., Lundstrom, C.C., Sigurdsson, H., Zhang, Z.-F. 2011. U-series disequilibria in Kick’em Jenny submarine volcano lavas: a new view of time-scales of magmatism in convergent margins. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 75, 195-212. 
7.	Huang, F., Li, S.-G., He, Y.-S., 2011. Comment on “Origin of high-Mg adakitic magmatic enclaves from the Meichuan pluton, southern Dabie orogen (central China): Implications for delamination of the lower continental crust and melt-mantle interaction” by C. Zhang, C.Q. Ma, F. Holtz [Lithos 119 (2010) 467-484]. Lithos, 125 (2011) 836–838.
8.	He, Y.-S., Li, S.-G., Hoefs, J., Huang F., Liu S.-A., Hou, Z.-H., 2011. Geochemical evolution of post collisional granitoids in the Dabie orogen: new evidences on partial melting of the thickened continental crust. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 75 (2011) 3815–3838.
9.	黄方,2011. 非传统稳定同位素在高温下的分馏. 《岩石学报》, 27(2): 365-382.
10.	Huang, F., Chakraborty, P., Lundstrom, C.C., Holmden, C., Glessner, J.J.G., Kieffer, S., Lesher, C.E., 2010. Isotope fractionation in silicate melts by thermal diffusion. Nature, 464, 396-400.
11.	黄方, 何永胜, 2010. 干的基性大陆下地壳部分熔融与C型埃达克岩. 科学通报, 55, 1255-1267.
12.	Liu, S.-A, Li, S.-G., He, Y.-S., Huang, F., 2010. Geochemical contrasts between early Cretaceous ore-bearing and ore-barren high-Mg adakites in central-eastern China: Implications for petrogenesis and Cu–Au mineralization. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 74, 7160-7178.
13.	Jacobsen, A., Zhang, Z.-F., Lundstrom, C., Huang F., 2010. Behavior of Mg isotopes during dedolomitization in the Madison Aquifer, South Dakota. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 297, 446-452.
14.	Huang, F., Lundstrom, C.C., Glessner, J., Ianno, A., Boudreau, A., Li, J., Ferré, E.C., Marshak, S., DeFrates, J., 2009. Chemical and isotopic fractionation of wet andesite in a temperature gradient: Experiments and models suggesting a new mechanism of magma differentiation. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 73: 729-749.
15.	Huang, F., Glessner, J., Ianno, A., Lundstrom, C., Zhang, Z.-F., 2009. Magnesium isotopic composition of igneous rock standards measured by MC-ICP-MS. Chemical Geology, 268: 15-23.
16.	Li, S., Wang, C., Dong, F., Hou, Z., Li, Q., Liu, Y., Huang, F., Chen, F., 2009. Common Pb of UHP metamorphic rocks from the CCSD project (100-5000 m) suggesting decoupling between the slices within subducting continental crust and multiple thin slab exhumation. Tectonophysics, 475: 308-317.
17.	Ding, X., Lundstrom, C., Huang, F., Li, J., Zhang, Z., Sun, X., Liang, J., Sun, W., 2009. Natural and experimental constraints on formation of the continental crust based on niobium–tantalum fractionation. International Geology Review, 51: 473 – 501.
18.	Huang, F., Gao, Lili, Lundstrom, C.C., 2008. The effect of assimilation, fractional crystallization, and ageing on U-series disequilibria in arc lavas. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 72: 4136-4145. 
19.	Huang, F., Li, S.-G., Dong, F., He, Y.-S., Chen, F.K., 2008. High-Mg adakitic rocks in the Dabie orogen, central China: implications for foundering mechanism of lower continental crust. Chemical Geology, 255: 1-13.
20.	Gao, Lili, Chen, B., Wang, J.-Y., Scott, H.P., Lerche, M., Zhao, J.-Y., Sturhahn, W., Huang, F., Ding, Y., Lundstrom, C.C., Bass, J., Li, J., 2008. Pressure-induced Magnetic Transition and Sound Velocities of Fe3C. Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L17306, doi:10.1029/2008GL034817.
21.	朱建明, 朱祥坤, 黄方, 2008. 钼的稳定同位素体系及其地质应用. 岩石矿物学杂志, 27(4): 353-360.
22.	Huang, F. and Lundstrom, C.C., 2007. 231Pa excesses in arc volcanic rocks: constraint on melting rates at convergent margins. Geology, 35: 1007-1010.
23.	Huang, F., Li, S.-G., Dong, F., Li, Q.-L., Chen, F.-K., Wang, Y., Yang, W., 2007. Recycling of deeply subducted continental crust in the Dabie Mountains, central China. Lithos, 2007, 96, 151-169.
24.	Huang, F., Li, S.-G., Yang, W., 2007. Contributions of the lower crust to Mesozoic mantle-derived mafic rocks from the North China Craton: implications for lithospheric thinning. Journal of the Geological Society London, Special Publications, 280, 55–75. DOI: 10.1144/SP280.3 0305-8719/07/$15.
25.	Huang, F., Lundstrom, C.C., McDonough, W.F., 2006. Effect of melt structure on trace element partitioning between clinopyroxene and silicic, alkaline, aluminous melts. American Mineralogist, 91: 1385-1400.
26.	黄方, 李曙光, 周红英, 李惠民, 2002.大别山碰撞后镁铁-超镁铁岩的U-Pb同位素地球化学: 壳-幔相互作用及LOMU端元. 中国科学(D), 32: 625-634.
27.	李曙光, 黄方, 周红英, 李惠民, 2001.大别山双河超高压变质岩及北部片麻岩的U-Pb同位素组成——对超高压岩石折返机制的制约. 中国科学(D), 31(12 ) 977-984.
28.	李曙光, 黄方, 李晖, 2001. 大别-苏鲁造山带碰撞后的岩石圈拆离. 科学通报, 46: 1487-1491. 
29.	Li, S.-G., Huang, F., Nie, Y.-H., Han, W.-L., Long, G., Li, H.-M., Zhang, S.-Q., Zhang, Z.-H., 2001. Geochemical and geochronological constraints on the suture location between the North and South China Block in the Dabie orogen, central China. Phys. Chem. Earth(A), 26: 655-672.

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