Ms Feifei Deng


Postgraduate Student

Email: feifeid@earth.ox.ac.uk
TEL: +44 (1865) 282117
FAX: +44 (1865) 272072
Homepage: http://www.earth.ox.ac.uk/~feifeid


Research Profile

Area of Study: Assessing the use of thorium (230Th, 232Th) and protactinium (231Pa) isotopes as proxies in the past and modern ocean

Supervisors: Prof. Gideon Henderson & Dr. Alex Thomas

Teaching Profile

Tutor and demonstrator for UNIQ Earth Sciences Summer School (for GCSE students) in courses: Deep ocean circulation and climate change & Coral and sea level change. Oxford, 25- 29 July, 2011

Selected Publications

Deng, F., Thomas, A.L., Rijkenberg, M.J.A., Henderson, G.M., 2014. Controls on seawater 231Pa, 230Th and 232Th concentrations along the flow paths of deep waters in the Southwest Atlantic. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 390, 93-102. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2013.12.038

Other Information

Conference presentations

Deng, F.*, Henderson, G., Thomas, A., Homoky, W.,  Mills, R., 2013. Assessing the dissolution of marine sediment with 230Th, and the impact of dissolution on sedimentary 231Pa/230Th. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(5) 973. Goldschmidt 2013 Conference, Florence, Italy. http://goldschmidt.info/2013/abstracts/finalPDFs/973.pdf

Deng, F.*, Thomas, A., Henderson, G., Rijkenberg,  M., 2012. Controls on seawater 231Pa, 230Th and 232Th concentrations along the flow paths of major deep-water masses in the Southwest Atlantic. Mineralogical Magazine, 76(6) 1643. Goldschmidt 2012 Conference, Montreal, Canada. http://goldschmidtabstracts.info/2012/1643.pdf

*oral presenting author

 

Oceanographic cruise

GEOTRACES (Netherlands): West Atlantic Ocean transect, Leg 3, RRS James Cook (JC057), Punta Arenas (Chile) to Las Palmas (Spain), Chief Scientist: Dr. Micha Rijkenberg, 2 March-6 April, 2011. http://www.geotraces.org/