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Yung-Hsin Liu Postdoctoral Fellow

TEL: +886-2-2783-9910 ext. 523

FAX: +886-2-2783-9871


Research interest: Geochemistry



·     Sept., 1995–July, 1999 B.Sc. in Geology, Chinese Culture University, Taiwan

·    Sept., 2000July, 2009 Ph.D. in Earth Sciences, National Cheng-Kung University, Taiwan



·    Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute of Earth Sciences, Academia Sinica (Oct., 2013–present)

·    Postdoctoral Fellow, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (July, 2012July, 2013)

·    Guest Investigator, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (Feb., 2012–May, 2012)

·    Postdoctoral Fellow, National Cheng-Kung University (Aug., 2009–June, 2012)



A. Journal papers

1.    Liu, Y.-H., Yang, H.-J., Takazawa, E., You, C.-F., 2013. Decoupling of the Lu–Hf, Sm–Nd, and Rb–Sr isotope systems in eclogites and a garnetite from the Sulu ultra-high pressure metamorphic terrane: Causes and implications. (In preparation)

2.    Chen, C.-H., Liu, Y.-H., Lee, C.-Y., Xiang, H., Zhou, H.W., 2012. Geochronology of granulite, charnockite and gneiss in the poly-metamorphosed Gaozhou Complex (Yunkai massif), South China: Emphasis on the in-situ EMP monazite dating. Lithos. 144–145, 109–129.

3.    Liu, Y.-H., Yang, H.-J., Zhang, J. X., Shau, Y.-H., Chu, M.-F., Iizuka, Y., Yu, S.-C., 2010. Kyanite formation and element fractionation in the high-Al eclogites from the Sulu UHP metamorphic terrane. Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences. 21, 277–298.

4.    Huang, K.-F., You, C.-F., Liu, Y.-H., Wang, R.-M., Lin, P.-Y., Chung, C.-H., 2010. 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.

5.    Liu, Y.-H., Hsu, Y.-J., Yang, H.-J., Hsieh, I., Chen, D., Wu, C., 2009. An evaluation on acid digestion techniques for rutile- and zircon-rich geological materials: an example from eclogites. Journal of the National Taiwan Museum. 62, 63–75. (Chinese with English Abstract)

6.    Liu, Y.-H., Chen, W.-M., Yang, H.-J., Iizuka, Y., Yu, S.-C., 2009. The chemical zoning and metamorphic conditions for garnet porphyroblasts in Qinglongshan eclogites. Journal of the National Taiwan Museum. 62, 77–102. (Chinese with English Abstract)

7.    Liu, Y.-H., Yang, H.-J., Shau, Y.-H., Meng, F. C., Zhang, J. X., Yang, J. S., Xu, Z. Q., Yu, S.-C., 2007. Compositions of high Fe-Ti eclogites from the Sulu UHP metamorphic terrane, China: HFSE decoupling and protolith characteristics. Chemical Geology, 239, 64–82.


B. Conference papers

1.    Liu, Y.-H., Iizuka, Y., Huang, K.-F., 2012. Textural and chemical variation in phenocrysts from the early eruptions of Lutao volcanic island, the northern Luzon arc. 2012 AGU Fall Meeting, V11C-2775.

2.    Liu, Y.-H., Chen, C.-H., Chen, W.-M., Wu, J.-H., Lee, C.-Y., Iizuka, Y., Zhou, H.-W., Yang, H.-J., 2011. P-T-t path of the Yunkai granulite-charnockite association in SE China: implications on the Caledonian to Indosinian tectonic evolution. Asia Oceania Geosciences Society.

3.    Chen, C.-H., Liu, Y.-H., Xiang, H., Wu, J.-H., Lee, C.-Y., Yang, H.-J., 2011. In-situ EMP Monazite dating of the granulite-charnockite association in the Gaozhou Complex (Yunkai Massif), South China. Asia Oceania Geosciences Society.

4.    Liu, Y.-H., Yang, H.-J., Huang, K.-F., You, C.-F., 2010. Decoupled Sm-Nd and Lu-Hf isotope systems in Maobei eclogites from the Sulu ultra-high pressure metamorphic terrane: Implications on element fractionation and protolith characteristics. 2010 Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting.

5.    Liu, Y.-H., Huang, K.-F., You, C.-F., Wang, R.-M., Lin, P.-Y., Yang, H.-J., 2009. Accurate, high-precision, fast and small sample size determinations of lithium isotopic ratios of natural materials by MC-ICP-MS. 2009 Oceanic Science Meeting.

6.    Liu, Y.-H., Yang, H.-J., Shau, Y.-H., Yu, S.-C., 2008. HFSE-REE fractionation in two groups of Sulu eclogites: protolith or process control? 2008 AGU Fall Meeting, V33C-2235.

7.    Liu, Y.-H., Yang, H.-J., Tseng, C.-Y., Yu, S.-C., Yang J.-S., Xu, Z.-Q., 2006. Protolith characteristics of the Maobei and Qinglongshan high-Al eclogites: implications on the tectonic architecture of the Yangtze Craton during 600~850 Ma. 2006 AGU Fall Meeting, V31A-0572.

8.    Liu, Y.-H., Yang, H.-J., Tseng, C.Y., Yu, S.-C., Yang, J.-S., Xu, Z.-Q., 2006. Petrogenesis and significance of eclogites in the Sulu ultrahigh-pressure Terrane, China. 2006’s National Symposium on Petrology and Geodynamics.

9.    Liu, Y.-H., Yang, H.-J., Yu, S.-C., Yang, J.-S., Xu, Z.-Q., 2005. Tracing the protoliths of rutile eclogites from Maobei, eastern china and implications on rutile formation. 7th International Eclogite Conference. Mitt. Österr. Miner. Ges. 150, S94.

10.      Liu, Y.-H., Chen, W.-M., Yu, S.-C., Iizuka, Y., Yang, T. N., Yang, J. S., Xu, Z. Q., 2002. Integrated P-T paths of UHP eclogites and their tectonic implications of Qinglongshan, Sulu region. The 3rd UHPM Workshop.