Publications


Wu, H., Zhang, S., Hinnov, L.A., Jiang, G., Feng, Q., Li, H., and Yang, T., 2013, Time-calibrated Milankovitch cycles for the late Permian: Nature Communications, v. 4, Article No. 2452.

Wu, H., Zhang, S., Jiang, G., Hinnov, L., Yang, T., Li, H., Wan, X., and Wang, C., 2013, Astrochronology of the Early Turonian - Early Campanian terrestrial succession in the Songliao Basin, northeastern China and its implication for long-period behavior of the Solar System: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 385, p. 55-70.

Wu, H., Zhang, S., Jiang, G., Yang, T., Guo, J., and Li, H., 2013, Astrochronology for the Early Cretaceous Jehol Biota in northeastern China: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 385, p. 221-228.

Zhang, S., Evans, D.A.D., Li, H., Wu, H., Jiang, G., Dong, J., Zhao, Q., Raub, T.D., and Yang, T., 2013, Paleomagnetism of the late Cryogenian Nantuo Formation and paleogeographic implications for the South China Block: Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, v. 72, p. 164-177.

Tang, D., Shi, X., Jiang, G., and Zhang, W., 2013, Microfabrics in Mesoproterozoic microdigitate stromatolites: Evidence of biogenicity and organomineralization at micron and nanometer scales: Palaios, v. 28, p. 178-194.

Tang, D., Shi, X., Jiang, G., Pei, Y., and Zhang, W., 2013, Environment controls on Mesoproterozoic thrombolite morphogenesis: A case study from the North China Platform: Journal of Paleogeography, v. 2, p. 275-296.

Tang, D., Shi, X., and Jiang, G., 2013, Mesoproterozoic biogenic thrombolites from the North China platform: International Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 102, p. 401-413.

Dong, J., Zhang, S., and Jiang, G., Li, H., and Gao, R., 2013, Greigite from carbonate concretions of the Ediacaran Doushantuo Formation in South China and its environmental implications: Precambrian Research, v. 225, p. 77-85.


Sahoo, S.K., Planavsky, N.J., Kendall, B., Wang, X., Shi, X., Scott, C., Anbar, A.D., Lyons, T.W., and Jiang, G., 2012, Ocean oxygenation in the wake of the Marinoan glaciation: Nature, v. 489, p. 546-549.

Jiang, G., Wang, X., Shi, X., Xiao, S., Zhang, S., and Dong, J., 2012, The origin of decoupled carbonate and organic carbon isotope signatures in the early Cambrian (ca. 542-520 Ma) Yangtze platform: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 317-318, p. 96-110.

Brand, U., Jiang, G., Azmy, K., Bishop, J., and Montanez, I. P., 2012, Diagenetic evaluation of a Pennsylvanian carbonate succession (Bird Spring Formation, Arrow Canyon, Nevada, U.S.A.) - 1: Brachiopod and whole rock comparison: Chemical Geology, v. 308-309, p. 26-39.

Wang, L., Shi, X., and Jiang, G., 2012, Pyrite morphology and redox fluctuations recorded in the Ediacaran Doushantuo Formation: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 333, p. 218-227.

Wang, X., Shi, X., Jiang, G., Zhang, W., 2012, New U-Pb age from the basal Niutitang Formation in South China: implications for diachronous development and condensation of stratigraphic units across the Yangtze platform at the Ediacaran-Cambrian transition: Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, v. 48, p. 1-8.

Wu, H., Zhang, S., Feng, Q., Jiang, G., Li, H., and Yang, T., 2012, Milankovitch and sub-Milankovitch cycles of the early Triassic Daye Formation, south china and their geochronological and paleoclimatic implications: Gondwana Research, v. 22, p. 748-759.

Tang, D.-J., Shi, X.-J., Jiang, G., and Wang, X.-Q., 2012, Morphological association of microbially induced sedimentary structures (MISS) as a paleoenvironmental indicator: an example from the Proterozoic succession of the southern North China Platform. in Noffke , N., and Chafetz, H., eds., Microbial Mats in Siliciclastic Depositional Systems Through Time: SEPM Special Publication No. 101, p. 163-176.

Xiao, S., McFadden, K.A., Peek, S., Kaufman, A.J., Zhou, C., Jiang, G., and Hu, J., 2012, Integrated chemostratigraphy of the Doushantuo Formation at the northern Xiaofenghe section (Yangtze Gorges, South China) and its implication for Ediacaran stratigraphic correlation and ocean redox models: Precambrian Research, v. 192-195, p. 125-141.


Jiang, G., Shi, X., Zhang, S., Wang, Y., and Xiao, S., 2011, Stratigraphy and paleogeography of the Ediacaran Doushantuo Formation (ca. 635-551 Ma) in South China: Gondwana Research, v. 19, p. 831-849.

Huang, J., Chu, X., Jiang, G., Feng, L., and Chang, H., 2011, Hydrothermal origin of elevated iron, manganese and redox-sensitive trace elements in the c. 635 Ma Doushantuo cap carbonate: Journal of the Geological Society, London, v. 168, p. 805-816.

Li, G., Jiang, G., and Wan, X., 2011, The age of the Chuangde Formation in Kangmar, southern Tibet of China: Implications for the origin of Cretaceous oceanic red beds (CORBs) in the northern Tethyan Himalaya: Sedimentary Geology, v. 235, p. 111-121.

Shi, X., and Jiang, G., 2011, Precambrian microbes and evolution of Earth's surface system. in Xie, S., Yin, H., Shi, X., ed., Geobiology: Life and the Earth environment interactions and the co-evolution: Beijing, Science Press, pp. 190-235.

Wang, L., Shi, X., and Jiang, G., 2011, Euxinic evolution of the Ediacaran (Sinian) ocean in South China - evidence from analysis of pyrite morphology: Geological Review, v. 57, p. 810-824.

Tang, D., Shi, X., Pei, Y., Jiang, G., and Zhao, G., 2011, Redox conditions of the Mesoproterozoic epeiric sea in North China: Journal of Paleogeography, v. 13, p. 563-579.


Jiang, G., Wang, X., Shi, X., Zhang, S., Xiao, S., and Dong, J., 2010, Organic carbon isotope constraints on the dissolved organic carbon (DOC) reservoir at the Cryogenian - Ediacaran transition: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 299, p. 159-168.

Howley, R. A., and Jiang, G., 2010, The Cambrian Drumian carbon isotope excursion (DICE) in the Great Basin, western United States: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 296, p. 138-150.


Bristow, T.F., Kennedy, M.J., Derkowski, A., Droser, M.L., Jiang, G., and Creaser, R.A., 2009, Mineralogical constraints on the paleoenvironments of the Ediacaran Doushantuo Formation: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, v. 106, p. 13190-13195.

Li, G., Jiang, G., Hu, X., and Wan, X., 2009, New biostratigraphic data from the Cretaceous Bolinxiala Formation in Zanda, southwestern Tibet of China, and their paleogeographic and paleoceanographic implications: Cretaceous Research, v. 30, p. 1005-1018.

Druschke, P.A., Jiang, G., Anderson, T.B., and Hanson, A.D., 2009, Stromatolites in the Late Ordovician Eureka Quartzite: implications for microbial growth and preservation in siliciclastic settings: Sedimentology, v. 56, p. 1275-1291.

Wu, H., Zhang, S., Jiang, G., and Huang, Q., 2009, The floating astronomical time scale for the terrestrial Late Cretaceous Qingshankou Formation from the Songliao Basin of Northeast China and its stratigraphic and paleoclimate implications: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 278, p. 308-323.


Jiang, G., Zhang, S., Shi, X., and Wang, X., 2008, Chemocline instability and isotope variations of the Ediacaran Doushantuo basin in South China: Science in China Series D-Earth Sciences, v. 51, p. 1560-1569 [English edition] [Chinese edition: v. 38, p. 1481-1495]

Zhang, S., Jiang, G., and Han, Y., 2008, The age of the Nantuo Formation and Nantuo glaciation in South China: Terra Nova, v. 20, p. 289-294.

Wang, J., Jiang, G., Xiao, S., Li, Q., and Wei, Q., 2008, Carbon isotope evidence for widespread methane seeps in the ca. 635 Ma Doushantuo cap carbonate in south China: Geology, v. 36, p. 347-350.

McFadden, K.A., Huang, J., Chu, X., Jiang, G., Kaufman, A.J., Zhou, C., Yuan, X., and Xiao, S., 2008, Pulsed oxidation and biological evolution in the Ediacaran Doushantuo Formation: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, v. 105, p. 3197-3202.

Shi, X., Jiang, G., Zhang, C., Gao, L., and Liu, J., 2008, Sand veins and MISS from the Mesoproterozoic black shale (ca. 1.7 Ga) in North China: Implication for methane degassing from microbial mats: Science in China Series D-Earth Sciences, v. 51, p. 1525-1536.   [Chinese version: Earth Science - Journal of the China University of Geosciences, v. 33, p. 577-590.]

Shi, X., Zhang, C., Jiang, G., Liu, J., Wang, Y., and , Liu, D., 2008, Microbial Mats in the Mesoproterozoic Carbonates of the North China Platform and Their Potential for Hydrocarbon Generation: Journal of China University of Geosciences, v. 19, p. 549-566.

Zhang, S., Jiang, G., Dong, J., Han, Y., and Wu, H., 2008, New SHRIMP U-Pb age from the Wuqiangxi Formation of Banxi Group: Implications for rifting and stratigraphic erosion associated with the early Cryogenian (Sturtian) glaciation in South China: Science in China Series D-Earth Sciences, v. 51, p. 1537-1544 [English edition] [Chinese edition: v. 38, p. 1496-1503]

Dong, J., Zhang, S., Jiang, G., Zhao, Q., Li, H., Shi, X. and Liu, J., 2008, Early diagenetic growth of carbonate concretions in the upper Doushantuo Formation in South China and their significance for the assessment of hydrocarbon source rock: Science in China Series D-Earth Sciences, v. 51, p. 1330-1339 [English edition] [Chinese edition: v. 39 (3), p. 317-326]

Shi, X., Wang, X., Jiang, G., Liu D., and Gao, L., 2008, Pervasive microbial mat colonization on Mesoproterozoic peritidal siliciclastic substrates: an example from the Huangqikou Formation (ca. 1.6 Ga) in Helan Mountains, NW China: Geological Review, v. 54, p. 577-589.


Jiang, G., Kaufman, A.J., Christie-Blick, N., Zhang, S., and Wu, H., 2007, Carbon isotope variability across the Ediacaran Yangtze platform in South China: Implications for a large surface-to-deep ocean d13C gradient: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 261, p. 303-320.

Li, G., Wan, X., Jiang, G., Hu, X., Goudemand, N., Han, H., and Chen, X., 2007, Late Cretaceous foraminiferal faunas from the Saiqu "melange" in southern Tibet: Acta Geologica Sinica - English Edition, v. 81, p. 917-924.


Howley, R. A., Rees, M.N., and Jiang, G., 2006, Significance of Middle Cambrian mixed carbonate-siliciclastic units for global correlation: southern Nevada, USA: Palaeoworld, v. 15, p. 360-366.

Jiang, G., Kennedy, M.J., Christie-Blick, N., Wu, H., and Zhang, S., 2006, Stratigraphy, Sedimentary Structures, and Textures of the Late Neoproterozoic Doushantuo Cap Carbonate in South China: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 76, p. 978-995.

Jiang, G., Shi, X., and Zhang, S., 2006, Methane seeps, methane hydrate destabilization, and the late Neoproterozoic postglacial cap carbonates: Chinese Science Bulletin, v. 51, p. 1152-1173 [English edition] [Chinese edition: v. 51, p. 1121-1138]

Kaufman, A.J., Jiang, G., Christie-Blick, N., Banerjee, D.M., and Rai, V., 2006, Stable isotope record of the terminal Neoproterozoic Krol platform in the Lesser Himalayas of northern India: Precambrian Research, v. 147, p. 156-185.


Zhang, S., Jiang, G., J., Song, B., Kennedy, M. J., Christie-Blick, N., 2005, U-Pb sensitive high-resolution ion microprobe ages from the Doushantuo Formation in south China: Constraints on late Neoproterozoic glaciations: Geology, v. 33, p. 473-476.

Wu H., Zhang S., Jiang, G., Li H., 2005, Magnetic susceptibility variations of the Edicaran cap carbonates in the Yangtze platform and their implications for paleoclimate: Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology, v. 23, p. 291-298.


Jiang, G., Kennedy, M.J., and Christie-Blick, N., 2003, Stable isotopic evidence for methane seeps in Neoproterozoic postglacial cap carbonates: Nature, v. 426, p. 822-826.

Jiang, G., Sohl, L.E., and Christie-Blick, N., 2003, Neoproterozoic stratigraphic comparison of the Lesser Himalaya (India) and Yangtze block (south China): Paleogeographic implications: Geology, v. 31, p. 917-920.

Jiang, G., Christie-Blick, N., Kaufman, A.J., Banerjee, D.M., and Rai, V., 2003, Carbonate platform growth and cyclicity of a terminal Proterozoic passive margin, Infra Krol Formation and Krol Group, Lesser Himalaya, India: Sedimentology, v. 50, p. 921-952.

Jiang, G., Christie-Blick, N., Kaufman, A.J., Banerjee, D.M., and Rai, V., 2002, Sequence stratigraphy of the Neoproterozoic Infra Krol Formation and Krol Group, Lesser Himalaya, India: Journal of Sedimentary Research, vol. 72, p. 524-542.


Before PhD

Gao, D., and Jiang, G., 1998, Revision of the stratigraphic division of the Permian and tectonic Evolution in the Sonid area, Inner Mongolia, China: Regional Geology of China, v. 17, p. 403-411.

Jiang, G., 1997, Geological map and illustration of 1:500,000 Zukelietu area, Sonid Zuoqi, Inner Mongolia, China: Geological Publication House, Beijing.

Jiang, G., Wang, Z. and Zhang, L., 1996, Sequence stratigraphy of Upper Proterozoic glacigenous rocks in southeastern margin of Yangtze platform: Journal of China University of Geosciences (English edition), v. 7, p. 38-45.

Wang, Z., Gao, L., Zhang, L., Jiang, G., Zhang, C. and Yin, Y., 1996, Sequence stratigraphy and relative sea level changes in Sinian system of Yichang, Hubei Province. Journal of China University of Geosciences (English edition), v. 7, p. 29-37.

Jiang, G., 1995, On the sequence stratigraphy and its application: High Education, v. 6, p. 47-53.

Jiang, G., Zhang, W., Xiao, R., Luo, Z., Li, S., and Gao, D., 1995, Subdivision and correlation of Permian strata in Sonid Zuoqi area, Inner Mongolia: Geoscience, v. 9, p. 149-161.

Jiang, G., Gao, D., Zhang, W., Li, S., Xu, Y., and Luo, F., 1995, Patterns of sedimentary associations and evolution of sequences of the Zhesi Formation in Sonid Zuoqi area, Inner Mongolia: Geoscience, v. 9, p. 162-169.

Jiang, G., Xu Y., Zhao, G., Luo, F., Xiao, R., and Luo, Z., 1995, Evolution of process-facies and environment-facies: Sequence of the Permian Dashizhai Formation in Sonid Zuoqi area, Inner Mongolia: Geoscience, v. 9, p. 170-177.

Jiang, G., Zhou, H., and Wang, Z., 1994, Stratigraphic sequence, sedimentary environments and its tectono-paleogeographic significance of the Luanchuan Group, Luanchuan area, Henan Province: Geoscience, v. 8, p. 430-440.

Jiang, G., 1993, Characteristics of Dahongkou Formation and Yuku Formation and their tectonic environment in Luanchuan area, Henan Province: Geoscience, v. 7, p. 138-144.

Jiang, G., 1992, A review on studies of biomineration: Geological Science and Tectonology Information, v. 12, p. 45-50.

Jiang, G., 1989, The rise and developing orientation of biogeology: Advances in Earth Sciences, v. 4, p. 29-37.

Jiang, G., 1989, Advances and developing trends in paleontology: Advances in Earth Sciences, v. 4, p. 14-17.



Presentations and Abstracts