Tuo Zhang

Room Number: 232A


Rice University
08/2012 - 05/2018 (Expected)
Ph.D. Candidate in Geophysics

Peking University
09/2008 - 07/2012
B. S. in Geology

Selected Publications

Zhang, Tuo, R. G. Gordon, J. K. Mishra, C. Wang, " The Malpelo Plate Hypothesis and Implications for Non-closure of the Cocos-Nazca-Pacific Plate Motion Circuit." Accepted by Geophysical Research Letters.

Wang, Chengzu, R. G. Gordon, Tuo Zhang, "Bounds on Geologically Current Rates of Motion of Groups of Hotspots". Geophysics Research Letters (2017).

Cheng, Xiang, Qiquan Zhang, Xiangjiang Yu, Wei Du, Qing Bian, Zhendong Wang, Tuo Zhang, Zhaojie Guo, "Strike-slip fault network of the Huangshi structure, SW Qaidam Basin: Insights from surface fractures and seismic data." Journal of Structural Geology (2017)

Yu, Xiangjiang, Suotang Fu, Shuwei Guan, Baochun Huang, Feng Cheng, Xiang Cheng, Tuo Zhang, and Zhaojie Guo. "Paleomagnetism of Eocene and Miocene sediments from the Qaidam basin: Implication for no integral rotation since the Eocene and a rigid Qaidam block." Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems (2014).

Yu, Xiangjiang, Baochun Huang, Shuwei Guan, Suotang Fu, Feng Cheng, Xiang Cheng, Tuo Zhang, and Zhaojie Guo. "Anisotropy of magnetic susceptibility of Eocene and Miocene sediments in the Qaidam Basin, Northwest China: Implication for Cenozoic tectonic transition and depocenter migration." Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems (2014).