Fangzhen Teng

Fangzhen Teng

Professor

Department of Earth and Space Sciences
Johnson Hall room 70
4000 15th Ave. NE
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195

Email: fteng@u.washington.edu
Phone: 206-543-7615

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Education

2005 - Ph.D. in Geochemistry, University of Maryland, College Park, USA
Advisors: Drs. William F. McDonough and Roberta L. Rudnick

2001 - B.S. in Geochemistry, Univ. of Science and Technology of China, China

Research Interests

Study of the composition and evolution of the continental crust, mantle heterogeneity and the origin and evolution of the solar system using stable isotopes measured by multi-collector inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (MC-ICPMS).

Professional Employment

  • 9/2018 to present, Professor, Earth and Space Sciences, UW
  • 12/2012 to 9/2018, Associate Professor, Earth and Space Sciences, UW
  • 8/2012 to 12/2012, Associate Professor, Geosciences, U. Arkansas, Fayetteville
  • 1/2008 to 8/2012, Assistant Professor, Geosciences, U. Arkansas, Fayetteville
  • 6/2006 to 12/2007, Post-doc, Field Museum and The University of Chicago
  • 2/2006 to 5/2006, Post-doc, Geology, U. of Maryland, College Park
  • 8/2001 to 12/2005, Research Assistant, Geology, U. of Maryland, College Park

Awards and Honors

  • Bassett Distinguished Teaching Award, Dept. of Earth & Space Sciences, 2017
  • Exceptional Mentoring of Undergrads Award, College of Environment, 2015
  • Best Associate Editor Award, Science Bulletin, 2015
  • A session "Frontiers in Non-Traditional Stable Isotopes: In Honor of Fang-Zhen Teng, Receipient of the 2014 MSA Award" at GSA Annual Meeting in Vancouver, BC, 2014
  • Life Fellow, Mineralogical Society of America, 2014
  • MSA Award, Mineralogical Society of America, 2014
  • Robert C. and Sandra Connor Endowed Faculty Fellowship, University of Arkansas, Fayettville, 2012
  • CAREER award, National Science Foundation, 2011
  • Best talk award, Ph.D. category, Department of Geology, University of Maryland, College Park, 2005

Professional Service

  • Mineralogical Society of America MSA Awards Committee (2018-2020)
  • AGU VGP Student Awards Committee (2013-2015)
  • Team Member, Theme 08 Melts, Glasses, Magmas, Goldschmidt meeting, 2014
  • Judge, Student Presentation Awards, Goldschmidt meeting, 2012
  • Dwornik judging volunteer, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 2011

  • Session convener on “The continents: Origin, evolution and interactions with other reservoirs”, Goldschmidt meeting, 2018
  • Session convener on “Tracing crust-mantle interactions by using non-traditional stable isotopes”, Goldschmidt meeting, 2017
  • Session convener on “Measurements, theories, and applications of non-traditional stable isotopes”, Fall AGU, 2016
  • Session convener on “Weathering and erosion: quantifying and elucidating Earth surface processes in the Critical Zone and sedimentary records”, Goldschmidt meeting, 2016
  • Session convener on “Deciphering isotope signatures of Earth surface and critical zone processes”, Fall AGU, 2014
  • Session convener on “Tracing magmatic processes by using non-traditional isotope geochemistry”, Goldschmidt meeting, 2014
  • Session convener on “Developments and applications of non-traditional stable isotope geochemistry”, Fall AGU, 2013
  • Session convener on “Recent developments and applications of non-traditional stable isotope geochemistry in Earth and planetary materials”, Goldschmidt meeting, 2012
  • Session convener on “Recent advances in non-traditional isotope geochemistry”, Fall AGU, 2009
  • Session convener on “Recent advances in lithium isotope geochemistry”, Fall AGU, 2008

  • Workshop leader, “Measurement, theories and application of non-traditional stable isotopes”, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, December 2016
  • Workshop leader, “The 1st summer school on non-traditional isotope geochemistry”, China University of Geosciences, Beijing, July 2014
  • Workshop leader, “MC-ICP-MS theory and practical implications” 7th International Sector Field ICP-MS Meeting, 2008

Editorial Responsibilities

  • Editor, Teng, F.-Z., Watkins, J. and Dauphas, N. Non-Traditional Stable Isotopes, MSA/GS Reviews in Mineralogy & Geochemistry, 2017
  • Editor, Solid Earth Sciences (2015 -)
  • Associate Editor, JGR-Solid Earth (2018 -)
  • Associate Editor, Frontiers in Earth Sciences (2015 -)
  • Associate Editor, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta (2014 -)
  • Associate Editor, Science Bulletin (2014 -)
  • Associate Editor, American Mineralogist (2014 -)
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Asian Earth Sciences (2017 -)
  • Editorial Board, Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research (2014 -)
  • Editorial Board, Science China (2012 -)
  • Guest editor: Teng, F.-Z. and Ma, L., Deciphering isotope signatures of Earth Surface and Critical Zone Processes, special issue of Chemical Geology, 2016
  • Guest editor: Sun, W., Teng, F.-Z., Tatsumi, Y. Niu, Y.-L., Yang, X.-Y. and Ling, M.-X, The Subduction Factory: Geochemical perspectives, special issue of Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 2014

Courses Taught

Washington

  • ESS 439: Igneous Petrology (Autumn 2013, 2014; Winter 2017)
  • ESS 501: Geochemical Systems (Spring 2014, 2015; Autumn 2015, 2016, 2017)
  • ESS 590: High-Temperature Geochemistry (Winter 2014, 2015, 2018)
  • ESS 590: Non-Traditional Isotope Geochemistry (Winter 2016)

Arkansas

  • Geol 2313: Minerals and Rocks (Fall 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012)
  • Geol 4063: Principles of Geochemistry (Spring 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012)
  • Geol 560V: Non-Traditional Isotope Geochemistry (Fall 2010, 2012)
  • SPAC 5413: Planetary Geology (Spring 2010, 2011)