Kuo-Fang (Denner) Huang

 

Assistant Research Fellow                                                   

Institute of Earth Sciences, Academia Sinica                   

128, Sec. 2, Academia RoaD, Nangang, Taipei 11529, Taiwan

Phone: +886-2-27839910 ext. 616

E-mail: kfhuang@earth.sinica.edu.tw

                                                                                

Education

National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan         Earth Sciences                2007 Ph. D

National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan         Earth Sciences                2000 B. S.

 

Professional Experience

Nov. 2013-now              Assistant Research Fellow, Institute of Earth Sciences, Academia Sinica

2011 - Oct. 2013                 Postdoctoral Investigator, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

2010 - 2011                         Postdoctoral Fellow, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

2008 - 2010                      Research Fellow, Earth Dynamic System Research Center, NCKU

2006 - 2007                                Visiting Doctoral Student, IMCS, Rutgers University

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Paleoceanography & Paleoclimatology; Marine trace element and isotope geochemistry; New analytical techniques for isotopic analyses using MC-ICP-MS and TIMS; Biogeochemical cycles of trace elements and their isotopes in the hydrosphere; Pore water & Hydrothermal fluid chemistry

 

PUBLICATIONS (Peer-reviewed)

1. Huang, K.-F., D. W. Oppo and W. B. Curry, Decreased Influence of Antarctic Intermediate Water in the Tropical Atlantic During North Atlantic Cold Events, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. (Accepted).

2. Liu, H.-C., C.-F. You, W.-J. Cai, C.-H. Chung K.-F. Huang, B.-S. Chen and Y. Li, Precise Determination of Seawater Calcium using Isotope Dilution Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry, Analyst (Accepted).

3. Huang, K.-F., C.-F. You, C.-H. Chung, Y.-H. Lin and Z. Liu, Tracing the Nd Isotope Evolution of North Pacific Intermediate and Deep Waters through the Last Deglaciation from the South China Sea Sediments, J. Asian Earth Sci. 79, 564-573, 2014.

4. Shinjo, R., R. Asami, K.-F. Huang, C.-F. You and Y. Iryu, Long-term ocean acidification trend in the tropical North Pacific since the mid-20th century reconstructed from an extended coral archive, Marine Geology, 342, 58-64, 2013.

5. Huang, K.-F., J. Blusztajn, D. W. Oppo, W. B. Curry and B. Peucker-Ehrenbrink, High-precision and Accurate Determinations of Neodymium Isotopic Compositions at Nanogram Levels in Natural Materials by MC-ICP-MS, Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, doi:10.1039/C2JA30123G, 2012.

6. Anagnostou, E., K.-F. Huang, C.-F. You, E. L. Sikes and R. M. Sherrell, Evaluation of Boron Isotope Ratio as a pH Proxy in the Deep Sea Coral Desmophyllum dianthus: Evidence of Physiological pH Adjustment, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 349-350, 251-260, 2012.

7. Liu, H.-C., C.-F. You, K.-F. Huang and C.-H. Chung, Precise determination of triple Sr isotopes (87Sr/86Sr* and δ88Sr) using MC-ICP-MS, Talanta, 88, 338-344, 2012.

8. Liu, Y.-C., C.-F. You, K.-F. Huang, R.-M. Wang, C.-H. Chung and H.-C. Liu, Boron sources and transport mechanisms in river catchments: Isotopic evidences. J. Asian Earth Sci., 58, 16-23, 2012.

9. Huang, K.-F., C.-F. You, C.-H. Chung and I.-T. Lin, Nonhomogeneous Seawater Sr Isotopic Composition in the Coastal Oceans: A Novel Tool for Tracing Water Masses and Submarine Groundwater Discharge, Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 12, doi:10.1029/2010GC003372, 2011.

10. Cheng, M.-C., C.-F. You, F.-J. Lin, K.-F. Huang and C.-H. Chung, Source of Cu, Zn, Cd and Pb in rainwater at a subtropical islet offshore northern Taiwan. Atmospheric Environment, 45, 1919-1928, 2011.

11. Liu, H.-C., C.-F. You, C.-H. Chung, K.-F. Huang and Z. Liu, Temporal and spatial variation of sediment source in the Shihmen Reservior in northern Taiwan: Sr isotope in river water and stream sediments. J. Asian Earth Sci., 41, 297-306, 2011.

12. Chao, H.-C., C.-F. You, B.-S. Wang, C.-H. Chuang and K.-F. Huang, Boron isotopic composition in mud volcano fluids: Implications of fluid migration in the shallow subduction zones. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 305, 32-44, 2011.

13. Huang, K.-F., C.-F. You, Y.-H. Liu, R.-M. Wang, P.-Y. Lin and C.-H. Chung, Low-memory, Small Sample Size, Accurate and High-Precision Determinations of Lithium Isotopic Ratios in Natural Materials by MC-ICP-MS, Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 25, 1019-1024, 2010.

14. Wang, B.-S., C.-F. You, K.-F. Huang, S.-F. Wu, S. K. Aggarwal, C.-H. Chung and P.-Y. Lin, Direct separation of boron from Na- and Ca-rich matrices by sublimation for stable isotope measurement by MC-ICP-MS. Talanta, 82, 1378-1384, 2010.

15. Lin, I.-T., C.-H. Wang, C.-F. You, S. Lin, K.-F. Huang and Y.-G. Chen, Deep submarine groundwater discharge indicated by tracers of oxygen, strontium isotopes and barium content in the Pingtung coastal zone, southern Taiwan. Marine Chemistry, 122, 51-58, 2010.

16. Cheng, M.-C., C.-F. You, F.-J. Lin, C.-H. Chung and K.-F. Huang, Seasonal variation in long-range transported dust to a subtropical islet offshore northern Taiwan: Chemical composition and Sr isotopic evidence in rainwater. Atmospheric Environment, 44, 3386-3393, 2010.

17. Liu, Z., C. Colin, X. Li, Y. Zhao, S. Tuo, Z. Chen, F. P. Siringan, J. T. Liu, C.-Y. Huang, C.-F. You and K.-F. Huang, Clay mineral distribution in surface sediments of the northeastern South China Sea and surrounding fluvial drainage basins: Source and transport. Marine Geology, 277, 48-60, 2010.

18. You, C.-F., B.-S. Wang, C.-H. Chung and K.-F. Huang, Determination of the strontium isotope ratio by ICP-MS ginseng as a tracer of regional origin. Food Chemistry, 115, 387-387, 2009.

19. Huang, K.-F., C. -F. You, H.-L. Lin, and Y.-T. Shieh, In situ Calibration of Mg/Ca Ratio in Planktonic Foraminiferal Shell using Time-series Sediment Trap: A case study of intense dissolution artifact in the South China Sea. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 9, doi:10.1029/2007GC001660, 2008.

20. Huang, K.-F. and C.-F. You, Tracing Freshwater Plume Migration in the Estuary after a Typhoon Event using Sr Isotopic Ratios. Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L02403, doi:10.1029/2006GL028253, 2007.

21. Huang, K. F., C.-F. You, M.-L. Shen, and H.-L. Lin, Geochemistry of Major Constituents, Boron and Boron Isotopes in Pore Waters from ODP Site 1202, Okinawa Trough. Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, 16, 1, 75-93, 2005.

                                                                                              

CONFERENCE ABSTRACT (First author and last 5 years only)

Huang, K.-F., D. W. Oppo and W. B. Curry (2012) Multi-proxy reconstructions of deglacial variability of Antarctic Intermediate Water circulation in the western tropical Atlantic. 2012 AGU Fall Meeting. San Francisco, United States.

Huang, K.-F., D. W. Oppo, W. B. Curry and J. S. Blusztajn (2012) Towards An Improved Understanding of Paleoceanographic Proxies for Antarctic Intermediate Water Circulation: A core-top perspective. The 22nd V. M. Goldschmidt Conference, Montreal, Canada.

Huang, K.-F., D. W. Oppo, W. B. Curry and J. S. Blusztajn (2011) Evaluating the Utility of Multiple Proxies (Mg/Ca, Li/Ca, Cd/Ca, δ13C and Nd isotopes) in Foraminiferal Shells: New calibrations from the Demerara Rise, western tropical Atlantic. 2011 AGU Fall Meeting. San Francisco, United States.

Huang, K.-F., C.-F. You, Y.-H. Liu, R.-M. Wang and C.-H. Chung (2010) Low-memory, Small Sample Size, Accurate and High-Precision Determinations of Lithium Isotopic Ratios in Natural Materials by MC-ICP-MS. 2010 Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting. Taipei, Taiwan.

Huang, K.-F., C.-F. You, P.-Y. Lin, R.-M. Wang and C.-H. Chung (2009) Li Isotope Composition in Coral Skeleton as a Potential Proxy for the Silicate Weathering Intensity. 2009 AGU Fall Meeting. San Francisco, United States.

Huang, K.-F., C.-F. You, R.-M. Wang and C.-H. Chung (2009) Riverine Sr-Li Isotope as a Probe for Chemical Weathering Intensity: A case study in Kao-ping River. FluSed 2nd Workshop. Shanghai, China.

Huang, K.-F., C.-F. You, Z.-D. Jin, R.-M. Wang and P.-Y. Lin (2009) Riverine Li isotope Composition as a Probe for Chemical Weathering Intensity: A case study in Lake Qinghai catchments and application for weathering history. 2009 Irkutsk Workshop. Irkutsk, Russia.

Huang, K.-F., C.-F. You, R.-M. Wang and C.-H. Chung (2009) Riverine Li Isotope Systematic during Continental Weathering from an Active Orogenic Belt. The V. M. Goldschmidt Conference 2009. Davos Switzerland.

Huang, K.-F., Y. Rosenthal, C.-F. You, H.-L. Lin, and Y.-T. Shieh (2009) A Further Evaluation of Temperature Dependence on Foraminiferal Mg/Ca and B/Ca in Surface-dwelling Species, Globigerinoides ruber: A Sediment Trap Study. Invited talk in Sediment Trap Workshop. Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

Huang, K.-F., C.-F. You, C. G. Wheat and H.-L. Lin (2009) Evidence for Deep Fluid Circulation and Gas Hydrate Dissociation using Boron and Boron Isotopes of Pore Fluids in the Convergent Margins. Invited talk in The 3rd Taiwan-Japan Earth Science Symposium. Geochemistry Section, Okinawa, Japan.

Huang, K.-F., Y. Rosenthal, C.-F. You, H.-L. Lin, and Y.-T. Shieh (2008) An Evaluation of Temperature Control on Mg/Ca, Sr/Ca and B/Ca in Surface-dwelling Species, Globigerinoides ruber: Comparison of Sediment Trap and Core Top Systematics from the South China Sea. 2008 AGU Fall Meeting. San Francisco, United States.

Huang, K.-F., Y. Rosenthal, C.-F. You, H.-L. Lin, and Y.-T. Shieh (2008) An Evaluation of Biological and Environmental Controls on B/Ca ratio in Planktonic Foraminifers: Limitation and Application in Paleoceanography. PAGES Global Monsoon Symposium, Shanghai, China.