Yajie Gao

Phd Candidate



          Researchgate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Yajie_Gao3

          Google scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=dCjXfYoAAAAJ&hl=en

          Orcid: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0906-9616

    Research interests

          I am major in experimental petrology and geochemistry, working on my PhD project on The role of amphibole in convergent-margin magmatism and its trace-elements. I am interests in the topic related to continental forming and growth, subduction and magma evolution.


    Y. Gao, H.S.C. O’Neill, J. Mavrogenes. Distinguishing the garnet signatures in a global database of adakites. 2022. Goldschmidt.

    Gao, Y.J., Niu, Y.L., Duan, M., Xue, Q.Q., Sun, Pu, Chen, S., Xiao, Y.Y., Guo, P.Y., Wang, X.H., Chen, Y.H., 2019. The petrogenesis and tectonic significance of the early Cretaceous intraplate granites in eastern China: The Laoshan granite as an example. Lithos 328/329, 200-211.

    Chen, Y.H., Niu, Y.L., Xue, Q.Q., Gao, Y.J., Castillo, P.R, 2021. An iron isotope perspective on back-arc basin development: Messages from Mariana Trough basalts. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 572, 117133.

    Shen, F.Y., Niu, Y.L., Chen, Y.H., Gao, Y.J., Wang, X.H., Duan, M., Shan, L., 2020. Origin of magmatic harzburgite as a result of boninite magma evolution - An illustration using layered harzburgite-dunite cumulate from the Troodos ophiolite complex. Lithos 376/377, 105764. 

    Chen, Y.H., Niu, Y.L., Shen, F.Y., Gao, Y.J., Wang, X.H., 2020. New U-Pb zircon age and petrogenesis of the plagiogranite, Troodos ophiolite, Cyprus. Lithos 362/363, 105472.

    Xiao, Y.Y., Chen, S., Niu, Y.L., Wang, X.H., Xue, Q.Q., Wang, G.D., Gao, Y.J., Gong, H.M., Kong, J.J., Shao, F.L., Sun, P., Duan, M., Hong, D., Wang, D., 2020. Mineral compositions of syn-collisional granitoids and their implications for the formation of juvenile continental crust and adakitic magmatism. Journal of Petrology 61, 1-19.

    Chen, Y.H., Niu, Y.L., Wang, X.H., Gong, H.M., Guo, P.Y., Gao, Y.J., Shen, F.Y., 2019. Petrogenesis of ODP Hole 735B (Leg 176) oceanic plagiogranite: Partial melting of gabbros or advanced extent of fractional crystallization? Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 20, 2717-2732.

    Xue, Q.Q., Niu, Y.L., Chen, S., Sun, P., Duan, M., Gao, Y.J., Hong, D., Xiao, Y.Y., Wang, X.H., Guo, P.Y., 2018. Tectonic significance of Cretaceous granitoids along the southeast coast of continental China. Geological Journal, 1-24.

    Niu, Y.L., Gong, H.M., Wang, X.H., Xiao, Y.Y., Guo, P.Y., Shao, F.L., Sun, P., Chen, S., Duan, M., Kong, J.J., Wang,G.D., Xue, Q.Q, Gao, Y.J., Hong, D.,2017. Some key problems on the petrogenesis of seafloor basalts, abyssal peridotites and geodynamics: A non-traditional isotope approach. Advances in Earth Science, 32,111-127.(in Chinese with English abstract)

    Sun, Y.Q., Tian, S.F., Wang, X.Z., Gao, Y.J., 2016, An Improved Lithological Classification Method for Thermal Infrared Hyperspectral Data Based on Spectral Matching. Geoscience, 30, 239-246.(in Chinese with English abstract)

    2021 Semester 1, EMSC1066, Blue Planet, Demonstrator

    2020 Semester 2, EMSC3022, Planetary Science, Demonstrator 

    2020 Semester 1, EMSC3024, Magmatism & Metamorphism, Demonstrator