International  Center  for  Isotope  Effects  Research

Nanjing University

Haiyang Wang
Position: Post-doctor
Office: B-212, Modern Engineering Plaza


Reasearch interest: C/O/S/P/Fe biogeochemical cyclings in modern and ancient oceans and their isotopic effects; Triple oxygen and quadruple sulfur isotopes; Meso- and Neoproterozoic oxygenation events; Co-evolution between early life and paleo-environment


2017/09-2020/12 China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), Ph.D. in Geochemistry

2014/09-2017/06 China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), M.S. in Geology

2010/09-2014/06 China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), B.S. in Geology

2019/10-2020/10 Louisiana State University (USA), Visiting Graduate Student


Awards and honors

National Scholarship for Graduate Students, 2015

Excellent Bachelor's Degree Thesis of Hubei Province, 2014

Excellent Master's Degree Thesis of China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), 2017



1. Haiyang Wang, Aoran Liu, Chao Li*, Qinglai Feng, Shida Tang, Meng Cheng, and Thomas J. Algeo, 2021. A benthic oxygen oasis in the early Neoproterozoic ocean. Precambrian Research 355, 106085.

2. Haiyang Wang, Zihu Zhang, Chao Li*, Thomas J. Algeo, Meng Cheng, Wei Wang, 2020. Spatiotemporal redox heterogeneity and transient marine shelf oxygenation in the Mesoproterozoic ocean. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 270, 201−217.

3. Haiyang Wang, Chao Li*, Chaoyong Hu, Shucheng Xie, 2015. Spurious Thermoluminescence Characteristics of the Ediacaran Doushantuo Formation (ca. 635–551 Ma) and Its Implications for Marine Dissolved Organic Carbon Reservoir. Journal of Earth Science 26(6), 883–892.

4. Haiyang Wang, Chao Li*, Meng Cheng, Zihu Zhang, Thomas J. Algeo, 2021. Redbed formation in the redox-stratified mid-Proterozoic ocean. Under Review in Precambrian Research.

5. Meng Cheng, Chao Li*, Chengsheng Jin, Haiyang Wang, Thomas J. Algeo, Timothy W. Lyons, Feifei Zhang, Ariel Anbar, 2020. Evidence for high organic carbon export to the early Cambrian seafloor. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 287, 125–140.

6. Meng Cheng, Zihu Zhang, Thomas J. Algeo, Shuliang Liu, Xiaodan Liu, Haiyang Wang, Biao Chang, Chengsheng Jin, Wen Pan, Mengchun Cao, Chao Li, 2021. Hydrological controls on marine chemistry in the Cryogenian Nanhua Basin (South China). Earth-Science Reviews 218, 103678.

7. Chao Li*, Zihu Zhang, Chengsheng Jin, Meng Cheng, Haiyang Wang, Junhua Huang, Thomas J. Algeo, 2020. Spatiotemporal evolution and causes of marine euxinia in the early Cambrian Nanhua Basin (South China). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 546, 109676.

8. Chengsheng Jin, Chao Li, Thomas J. Algeo, Guochang Wang, Wei Shi, Meng Cheng, Zihu Zhang, Haiyang Wang, Na Li, Wei Wang., 2021. Spatial heterogeneity of redox-sensitive trace metal enrichments in upper Ediacaran anoxic black shales. Journal of the Geological Society. Jgs2020–234.

9. Meng Cheng, Haiyang Wang, Chao Li*, Genming Luo*, Junhua Huang, Zhenbing She, Lidan Lei, Guang Ouyang, Zihu Zhang, Matthew S. Dodd, Thomas J. Algeo, 2021. Barite in the Ediacaran Doushantuo Formation and its implications for the marine carbon cycling during the largest carbon isotope excursion in Earth’s history. Moderate revision in Precambrian Research.

10. 王海洋, 王威, 2017. 温室气体的“牢笼”——海洋惰性溶解有机碳库. 科学中国人 01: 132−134.

11. 王威, 王海洋, 李超, 2018.“富氧海洋”的今生前世. 科学 70(2): 43−46.