Welcome to the School of Ocean and Earth Science, Tongji University


hwdang @ tongji.edu.cn


    ·     2010.09-2015.03Tongji UniversityMarine GeologyPh.D

    ·     2007.09-2010.03Tongji UniversityMarine GeologyM.Sc

    ·     2003.09-2007.07Peking UniversityGeochemistryB.Sc


    ·    2023.01-Tongji UniversityProfessor

    ·     2019.09-2022.09Tongji UniversityAssociate Research Professor

    ·     2017.06-2019.08Tongji UniversityAssistant Research Professor

    ·     2016.01-2017.01LSCE, CNRS, France, Postdoctor

    ·     2015.06-2017.06Tongji UniversityPostdoctor


    Research Interests

    ·     Upper-ocean structural and hydro-climatic changes of the tropical Indo-Pacific

    ·     Provenance, transportation, and bio-geochemistry of the terrigenous matters in the West Equatorial Pacific

    ·     Long-term evolution of the circulation and carbon reservoir of the Pacific deep waters

    ·     Ecologic systems and paleoceanography reconstruction of Cold Water Corals


    ·     Long-term evolution of the tropical western Pacific carbon cycle in the Plio-Pleistocene (41606049)2016.1-2019.12200 kYoung Scholars Fund from the National Natural Science Foundation of ChinaPrincipal Investigator;

    ·     Evolution of the deep respiratory carbon reservoir of the tropical western Pacific and its linkage to the glacial-cycle of atmospheric pCO2 in the Plio-Pleistocene (91858106)2019.1-2022.12700 kCultivation Project of the Major Research Plan from the National Natural Science Foundation of ChinaParticipating Investigator

    ·     Late Quaternary thermocline change in the Indo-Pacific Warm Pool (2015M581658)2015.9-2017.950 kGeneral Project, National Science Foundation for Post-doctoral ScientistsPrincipal Investigator

    ·     Changes and dominant factors of the tropical sea-air CO2 exchange during the Late Quaternary glacial cycle (41630965)2016.1-2020.123 MState Key Program of the National Natural Science Foundation of ChinaParticipating Investigator

    ·     Paleoceanographic and Paleogeographic evolution of the Asian continental margin (GASI-GEOGE-04)2016.1-2020.123 MSpecial Project of “Global Change and Sea-Air Interaction” from the State Ocean AdministrationParticipating Investigator.



    ·     Dang, H., Z. Jian, T. Wang, P. Qiao, and F. Bassinot (2019). The B/Ca and Cd/Ca of a subsurface-dwelling foraminifera Pulleniatina obliquiloculata in tropical Indo-Pacific: implications for the sub-surface carbonate chemistry estimation. Acta Oceanologica Sinica, 38: 138-150.

    ·     Dang, H., Z. Jian, J. Wu, F. Bassinot, T. Wang, C. Kissel (2018). The calcification depth and Mg/Ca thermometry of Pulleniatina obliquiloculata in the tropical Indo-Pacific: A core-top study. Marine Micropaleontology, 145: 28-40.

    ·     Dang, H., Z. Jian, C. Kissel, and F. Bassinot (2015), Precessional changes in the western equatorial Pacific hydroclimate: A 240 kyr marine record from the Halmahera Sea, East Indonesia, Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 16, doi: 10.1002/2014GC005550.

    ·     Dang, H., Z. Jian, F. Bassinot, P. Qiao, and X. Cheng (2012), Decoupled Holocene variability in surface and thermocline watertemperatures of the Indo-Pacific Warm Pool, Geophysical Research Letters, 39, doi:10.1029/2011GL050154.

    ·     Li, C., Z. Jian, G. Jia, H. Dang, J. Wang (2019). Nitrogen fixation changes regulated by upper‐water structure in the South China Sea during the last two glacial cycles. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, doi: 10.1029/2019GB006262.

    ·     Wang, Y., Z. Jian, P. Zhao, K. Xu, H. Dang, Z. Liu, D. Xiao, J. Chen (2019). Precessional forced zonal triple-pole anomalies in the tropical Pacific annual cycle. Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-1118-0668.1171.

    ·     Fan, W., Z. Jian, Z. Chu, H. Dang, Y. Wang, F. Bassinot, X. Han, Y. Bian (2018). Variability of the Indonesian Throughflow in the Makassar Strait over the Last 30 ka. Scientific Reports, 8, DOI:10.1038/s41598-41018-24055-41591.

    ·     Wan, S., Z. Jian, H. Dang (2018). Deep Hydrography of the South China Sea and Deep Water Circulation in the Pacific Since the Last Glacial Maximum. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, doi: 10.1029/2017GC007377.

    ·     Wang, X., Z. Jian, A. Lückge, Y. Wang, H. Dang, M. Mohtadi (2018). Precession-paced thermocline water temperature changes in response to upwelling conditions off southern Sumatra over the past 300,000 years. Quaternary Science Reviews, 192: 123-134.

    ·     Wang, T., A. C. Ravelo, H. Ren, H. Dang, H. Jin, J. Liu, Z. Jian (2018). Nitrogen Isotope Variations in the Northern South China Sea Since Marine Isotopic Stage 3: Reconstructed From Foraminifera-Bound and Bulk Sedimentary Nitrogen. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, 33: 594-605.

    ·     Wang, P., Q. Li, J. Tian, J. He, Z. Jian, W. Ma, H. Dang (2016). Monsoon influence on planktic d18O records from the South China Sea, Quaternary Science Reviews, 142, 26-39, doi: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2016.04.009.

    ·     Wang Y., Jian Z., Zhao P., Dang H., Dong X., 2013. Solar forced transient evolution of Pacific upper water thermal structure during the Holocene in an earth system model of intermediate complexity, Chinese Science Bulletin, 58: doi: 10.1007/s11434-11012-15576-11432.