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Curriculum vitae (PDF)

Mailing address:

104 COAS Admin Bldg
Corvallis, OR 97331-5503

Phone: 541.737.2065
Office: Burt 356

Selected Publications

Xuan, C., and J. E. T. Channell (2010), Origin of apparent magnetic excursions in deep-sea sediments from Mendeleev-Alpha
Ridge, Arctic Ocean, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 11, Q02003. PDF

Xuan, C., and J. E. T. Channell (2009), UPmag: MATLAB software for viewing and processing u channel or other pass-
through paleomagnetic data, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 10, Q10Y07. PDF

Channell, J.E.T. and C. Xuan (2009), Self-reversal and apparent magnetic excursions in Arctic sediments, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 284, 124-131. PDF

Channell, J.E.T., C. Xuan and D.A. Hodell (2009), Stacking paleointensity and oxygen isotope data for the last 1.5 Myr (PISO-1500), Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 283,14-23. PDF

Xuan, C. and J.E.T. Channell (2008), Origin of orbital periods in the sedimentary relative paleointensity records, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 169, 140-151. PDF

Xuan, C. and J.E.T. Channell (2008), Testing the relationship between timing of geomagnetic reversals/excursions and phase of orbital cycles using circular statistics and Monte Carlo simulations, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 268, 245-254. PDF

Dr. Chuang Xuan

Institutional Postdoctoral Research Associate


Ph.D., Geology, 
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
May 2010

M.Sc., Applied Mathematics
China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, Hubei, China
June 2005

B.Sc., Geology
China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, Hubei, China
June 2002

Research Interests

Reconstruction and understanding of the temporal and spatial variation of the geomagnetic field on various scales;
High-resolution chronostratigraphy and paleoenvironment resconstructions using paleomagnetic and rock magnetic records;
Evidence and causes of the possible relationships among Earth’s orbital parameters, magnetic field, and climate on various time scales;
Application of advanced statistic and mathematic methods on solving geomagnetism, paleomagnetism, and paleoclimate related problems, and the development of related software.