Yuan Li

yuan.li@rice.edu
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Education

• Ph.D. (Experimental Geoscience), Bayerisches Geoinstitut, University of Bayreuth, Germany. 2013.
• M.Sc. (Experimental Geoscience), Bayerisches Geoinstitut, University of Bayreuth, Germany. 2009.
• B. Sc. (Geology), Hefei University of Technology, China. 2006.

Keywords

Geochemistry of Volatiles C-N-S-H & Chalcophile-Siderophile Elements; Planetary Magma Oceans; Geofluids; Ore Deposits

Selected Publications

Li, Y., Audétat, A. 2012. Partitioning of V, Mn, Co, Ni, Cu, Zn, As, Mo, Ag, Sn, Sb, W, Au, Pb, and Bi between sulfide phases and hydrous basanite melt at upper mantle conditions. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 355-356, 327-340.

Li, Y., Wiedenbeck, M., Shcheka, S., Keppler, H. 2013. Nitrogen solubility in upper mantle minerals. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 377-378, 311-323.

Li, Y., Audétat, A. 2013. Gold solubility and partitioning between sulfide liquid, monosulfide solid solution, and hydrous mantle melts: Implications for the formation of Au-rich magmas and crust-mantle differentiation. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 118, 247-262.

Li, Y., and Keppler, H. 2014. Nitrogen speciation in mantle and crustal fluids. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 129, 13-32.

Li, Y. 2014. Comparative geochemistry of rhenium in oxidized arc magmas and MORB and rhenium partitioning during magmatic differentiation. Chemical Geology. 386, 101-114.

Li, Y., Huang, R., Wiedenbeck, M., Keppler, H. 2015. Nitrogen distribution between magmatic melt and aqueous fluids. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 411, 218-228.

Liu X., Xiong, X., Audetat, A., Li, Y. 2015. Partitioning of Cu between mafic minerals, Fe-Ti oxides and intermediate to felsic melts. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 151, 86-102.

Li, Y., Audetat, A. 2015. Effects of temperature, silicate melt composition, and oxygen fugacity on the partitioning of V, Mn, Co, Ni, Cu, Zn, As, Mo, Ag, Sn, Sb, W, Au, Pb, and Bi between sulfide phases and silicate melt. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 162, 25-45.

Li, Y., Dasgupta, R., Tsuno, K. 2015. The effects of sulfur, silicon, water, and oxygen fugacity on carbon solubility and partitioning in Fe-rich alloy and silicate melt systems at 3 GPa and 1600 °C- Implications for core-mantle differentiation and degassing of magma oceans and reduced planetary mantles. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 415, 54-66.