JIANG Zhaoxia
Release date: 2019-08-26

JIANG Zhaoxia

Associate Professor

Key Laboratory of Submarine Geosciences and Prospecting Techniques, Ministry of Education (OUC)

College of Marine Geosciences, Ocean University of China

238 Songling Road, Qingdao 266100, China

Email address: jiangzhaoxia@ouc.edu.cn



2008/09-2014/06 Ph.D Geodynamics, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese

Academy of Sciences (IGGCAS), Beijing

2004/09-2008/06 B.S. Exploration Technology and Engineering, Ocean University of

China, Qingdao

Professional Employment

2017/12-present, Associate professorKey Laboratory of Submarine Geosciences

and Prospecting Techniques, Ministry of Education (OUC) and College of

Marine Geosciences, Ocean University of China

2015/10-2016/10, Post Doc, Australian National University

2014/06-2017/11, Post Doc, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy

of Sciences (IGGCAS)


Research Interests:

Paleomagnetism and marine geology

Recent research topics include 1) Submarine tectonics based on paleomagnetic and rock magnetic methods; 2) Climate change study on marine sediments with environmental magnetic and magnetostratigraphy methods.


Representative Publications

1.Jiang ZX, Liu QS, Roberts AP, Barrón V, Torrent J, Zhang Q, 2018. A new model for transformation of ferrihydrite to hematite in soils and sediments. Geology, 46987-990.

2.Jiang ZX, Liu QS, Dekkers MJ, Zhao X, Roberts AP, Yang ZY, Jin CS, Liu JX, 2017. Remagnetization mechanisms in Triassic red beds from South China. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 479, 219-230.

3.Jiang ZX, Liu QS, Zhao X, Roberts AP, Heslop D, Barrón V, Torrent J, 2016. Magnetism of Al-magnetite reduced from Al-hematite, Journal of Geophysical Research, 121, 4195-4210.

4.Jiang ZX, Liu QS, Dekkers MJ, Barrón V, Torrent J, Roberts AP, 2016. Control of Earth-like magnetic fields on the transformation of ferrihydrite to hematite and goethite, Scientific Reports, 6, doi:10.1038/srep30395.

5.Jiang ZX, Liu QS, Dekkers MJ, Tauxe L, Qin HF, Barrón V, Torrent J, 2015. Acquisition of chemical remanent magnetization during experimental ferrihydrite–hematite conversion in Earth-like magnetic field—implications for paleomagnetic studies of red beds, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 428:1-10

6.Jiang ZX, Liu QS, Zhao XY, Jin CS, Liu CC, Li SH, 2015. Thermal magnetic behaviour of Al-substituted haematite mixed with clay minerals and its geological significance. Geophysical Journal International, 200(1):130-143.

7.Jiang ZX, Liu QS, Colombo C, Barrón V, Torrent J, 2014. Quantification of Al-goethite from diffuse reflectance spectroscopy and magnetic methods, Geophysical Journal International, 196, 131-144.

8.Jiang ZX, Liu QS, Dekkers MJ, Colombo C, Yu YJ, Barrón V, Torrent J, 2014. Ferro and antiferromagnetism of ultrafine-grained hematite.Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15(6), 2699-2712

9.Jiang ZX, Rochette P, Liu QS, Gattacceca J, Yu YJ,Barrón V, Torrent J, 2013.

Pressure demagnetization of synthetic Al substituted hematite and its implications for planetary studies, Physics of Earth and Planetary Interiors, 224, 1-10.

10.Jiang ZX, Liu QS, 2012. Magnetic characterization and paleoclimatic significances of late Pliocene-early Pleistocene sediments at site 882A, northwestern Pacific Ocean, Science in China, 55, 323-331.

11.Jiang ZX, Liu QS, Barrón V, Torrent J, Yu YJ, 2012. Magnetic discrimination between Al-substituted hematites synthesized by hydrothermal and thermal dehydration methods and its geological significance, Journal Geophysical Research, 117, B02102, doi:10.1029/2011JB008605

12.Jiang ZX, Liu QS, 2012. Factors controlling the Al content in Al-substituted hematite and its environmental significances, Quaternary Sciences (in Chinese), 32(004): 608-614

13.Jiang ZX, Liu QS, 2016. Quantification of hematite and its climatic significances, Quaternary Sciences (in Chinese), 36, 676-689.

14.Chou, Y.-M., Jiang, X., Liu, Q., Hu, H.-M., Wu, C.-C., Liu, J., Jiang ZX, Lee, T.-Q., Wang, C.-C., Song, Y.-F., Chiang, C.-C., Tan, L., Lone, M.A., Pan, Y., Zhu, R., He, Y., Chou, Y.-C., Tan, A.-H., Roberts, A.P., Zhao, X., Shen, C.-C., 2018. Multidecadally resolved polarity oscillations during a geomagnetic excursion. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 10.1073/pnas.1720404115.

15.Li, J.X., Yue, L.P., Roberts, A.P., Hirt, A.M., Pan, F., Guo, L., Xu, Y., Xi, R.G., Guo, L., Qiang, X.K., GaiCC, Jiang ZX, Liu, Q., 2018. Global cooling and enhanced Eocene Asian mid-latitude interior aridity. Nature Communications 9, 3026doi: 3010.1038/s41467-41018-05415-x.

16.Jin, C., Liu, Q.*, Liang, W., Roberts, A.P., Sun, J., Hu, P., Zhao, X., Su, Y., Jiang, Z., Liu, Z. Magnetostratigraphy of the Fenghuoshan Group in the Hoh Xil Basin and its tectonic implications for India–Eurasia collision and Tibetan Plateau deformation. Earth & Planetary Science Letters 486, 41-532018.

17.Roberts, A.P., Tauxe, L., Heslop, D., Zhao, X., Jiang ZX, 2018. A Critical Appraisal of the ‘Day’ Diagram. Journal of Geophysical Research 123, 2618-2644.

18.Dong JW, Liu QS, Yao ZQ, Shi XF, Jiang ZX (2018). Variations of magnetic proxies in core BH08 from Bohai Sea and its environmental implications, Journal of Geophysics (in Chinese), in press.

19.Cao L, Jiang ZX, Du YH, Yin XM, Xi SB, Wen W, Roberts AP, Wee TS, Xiong YM, Liu QS and Gao XY (2017). Origin of Magnetism in Hydrothermally Aged 2-Line Ferrihydrite Suspensions. Environmental Science & Technology, 51(5): 2643-2651.

20.Liu ZF, Ma J, Wei G, Liu QS, Jiang ZX, Ding X, Peng S, Ouyang, TP, 2017. Magnetism of a red soil core derived from basalt, northern Hainan Island, China: volcanic ash vs pedogenesis. J. Geophys. Res. 122, 1677-1696.

21.Ao H, Dekkers MJ, Roberts AP, Rohling EJ, An Z, Liu X, Jiang ZX, Qiang XK, Xu Y, Chang H, 2017. Mineral magnetic record of the Miocene-Pliocene climate transition on the Chinese Loess Plateau, North China. Quater. Res., 1-10.

22.Hu PX, Jiang ZX, Liu QS, Heslop D, Roberts AP, Torrent J, and Barrón V (2016). Estimating the concentration of aluminumsubstituted hematite and goethite using diffuse reflectance spectrometry and rock magnetism: feasibility and limitations. Journal of Geophysical Research, 121, doi:10.1002/2015JB012635.

23.Jin CS, Liu QS, Hu PX, Jiang ZX, Li CG, Han P, Yang H, Liang WT, An integrated natural remanent magnetization acquisition model for the MatuyamaBrunhes reversal recorded by the Chinese loess. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., doi: 10.1002/2016GC006407.

24.Claudio Colombo, Giuseppe PalumboErika Di IorioFilippo RussoFabio Terribile, Jiang ZX, Qingsong Liu, Soil development in a Quaternary fluvio-lacustrine paleosol sequence in Southern Italy, Quaternary International,2016

25.Liu, QS, C. Zhang, J. Torrent, V. Barrón, P. Hu, Jiang ZX, and Z. Duan (2016). Factors controlling magnetism of reddish brown soil profiles from calcarenites in Southern Spain: Dust input or in-situ pedogenesis? Frontiers in Earth Science, 4, 1-12.

26.Oliva-Urcia, B., A. Muñoz, J. Larrasoaña, A. Luzón, A. Pérez, Á. González, Jiang ZX, Q. Liu, and T. Román-Berdiel (2016). Response of alluvial systems to Late Pleistocene climate changes recorded by environmental magnetism in the Añavieja Basin (Iberian Range, NE Spain). Geologica Acta, 14, 139-154.

27.Qingsong Liu, ChunshengJin, Pengxiang Hu, Jiang ZX, Kunpeng Ge, Roberts Andrew P., Magnetostratigraphy of Chinese loess–paleosol sequences, Earth-Science Reviews, 2015, 150: 139-167

28.Youliang Su, Guoqiang Chu, Qingsong Liu, Jiang ZX, Xing Gao, Haberzettl, Torsten, A 1400 year environmental magnetic record from varved sediments of Lake Xiaolongwan (Northeast China) reflecting natural and anthropogenic soil erosion, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 2015,16(9): 3053-3060

29.Qingsong LiuYoubin Sun, Xiaoke Qiang, Ryuji Tada, Pengxiang Hu, Zongqi Duan, Jiang ZX, Jianxing Liu , Kai Su, Characterizing magnetic mineral assemblages of surface sediments from major Asian dust sources and implications for the Chinese loess magnetism, Earth Planets and Space, 2015, 6(17):1-13

30.Claudio Colombo, Giuseppe PalumboErika Di Iorio, Xin Song, Jiang ZX, Qingsong Liu, Ruggero Angelico, Influence of hydrothermal synthesis conditions on size, morphology and colloidal properties of Hematite nanoparticles, Nano-Structures & Nano-Objects, 2015, 2:19-27

31.Kai Su, Qingsong Liu, Jiang ZX, Zongqi Duan, Mechanism of magnetic property changes of serpentinites from ODP Holes 897D and 1070A, Science in China, 2015, 58(5): 815-829

32.Liu JX, Shi XF, Liu QS, Ge SL, Liu YG, Yao ZQ, Zhao QL, Jin CS, Jiang ZX, Shengfa Liu, Shuqing Qiao, Xiaoyan Li, Chuanshun Li, Chunjuan Wang, Magnetostratigraphy of a greigite-bearing core from the South Yellow Sea: Implications for remagnetization and sedimentation, Journal of Geophysical Research, 2014, doi: 10.1002/2014JB011206

33.Jeong D, Yu YJ, Liu QS, Jiang ZX, Koh GW, Koh DC, Geomagnetic field intensity determination from pleistocene trachytic lava flows in Jeju Geopark, Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, DOI: 10.1002/2013GC005028, 2013

34.Liu QS, Larrasoaña JC, Torrent J, Roberts AP, Rohling EJ, Liu ZF, and Jiang ZX, New constraints on climate forcing and variability in the circum-Mediterranean region from magnetic and geochemical observations of sapropels S1, S5 and S6, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 333-334, 1-12, 2012.

35.Bailey I., Liu QS, Swann GEA, Jiang ZX, Sun YB, Zhao X, Roberts AP., Aeolian dust fertilization and biogeochemical cycles in the sub-Arctic northwest Pacific during the late Pliocene intensification of northern hemisphere glaciation, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 307, 253-265, 2011

36.Liu QS, Hu PX, Torrent J, Barrón V, Zhao XY, Jiang ZX, Su YL, Environmental magnetic study of a Xeralf chronosequence in northwestern Spain: indications for pedogenesis, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology,293, 144-156, 2010.

37.Liu QS, Torrent J, Morrás H, Hong A, Jiang ZX, Su YL, Superparamagnetism of two modern soils from the northeastern Pampean region, Argentina, and its paleoclimatic indications, Geophysical Journal International, 183, 695-705, 2010.