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WU Shitou
  Associate Senior Engineer
Highest Education  
Subject Categories  
  Analytical geochemistry
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  No.19 Beitucheng West Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100029, China

Education and Appointments:
  • 2007/09-2011/06, Chinese University of Geosciences (Wuhan), Bachelor
  • 2011/09-2013/06, Chinese University of Geosciences (Wuhan), Master
  • 2013/10-2017/09, Gottingen University (Germany), Doctor
  • 2018/03-2020/12, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Engineer
  • 2021/01-current, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Associate Senior Engineer

Research Interests:
  1. Development of reference materials for in situ analysis
  2. U-Th-Pb geochronology
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Supported Projects:
  1. National Natural Science Foundation of China, (Grant No. 41903024). 2020.01-2022.12
  2. Open Fund Project State Key Laboratory of Lithospheric Evolution (Grant No. SKL-K201805). 2018.07-2020.12

  1. Shitou Wu*, Ming Yang, Yueheng Yang, Liewen Xie, Chao Huang, Hao Wang and Jinhui Yang. 2020. Improved in situ zircon U–Pb dating at high spatial resolution (5-16 mm) by laser ablation–single collector-sector field-ICP-MS using Jet sample and X skimmer cones. International Journal of Mass Spectrometry, 456, 116394.
  2. Shitou Wu*, Yueheng Yang, Hao Wang, Chao Huang, Liewen Xie and Jinhui Yang. 2020. Characteristic performance of guard electrode in LA-ICP-MS for multiple element quantification. Atomic Spectroscopy, 41: 154-161.
  3. Yadong Wu, Yueheng Yang, Hao Wang, Chao Huang, Liewen Xie and Jinhui Yang. 2020. Simultaneous quantification of forsterite content and minor-trace elements in olivine by LA-ICP-MS and geological applications in Emeishan large igneous province. Minerals, 10, 634.
  4. Gerhard Worner, Klaus Peter Jochum, Brigitte Stoll, Klaus Simon and Andreas Kronz. 2019. The Preparation and Preliminary Characterization of Three Synthetic Andesite Reference Glass Materials (ARM-1, ARM-2, ARM-3) for in situ Microanalysis. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 43(4): 567-584.
  5. Shitou Wu*, Volker Karius, Burkhard C Schmidt, Klaus Simon and Gerhard Worner. 2018. Comparison of Ultrafine Powder Pellet and Flux-free Fusion Glass for Bulk Analysis of Granitoids by Laser Ablation-Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 42(4): 575-591.
  6. Shitou Wu*, Chao Huang, Liewen Xie, Yueheng Yang and Jihui Yang. 2018. Iolite Based Bulk Normalization as 100% (m/m) Quantification Strategy for Reduction of Laser Ablation-Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry Transient Signal. Chinese Journal of Analytical Chemistry, 46: 1628-1636.
  7. Shitou Wu, Yaping Wang* and Chunxue Xu. 2017. Laser ablation-inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometer: A quantification strategy based on two reference materials and bulk normalization as 100% (wt). Chinese Journal of Analytical Chemistry, 45(7): 965–972
  8. Shitou Wu, Yaping Wang*, Chunxue Xu and Jihai Yuan. 2016. Elemental fractionation studies of 193 nm ArF excimer laser ablation system at high spatial resolution. Chinese Journal of Analytical Chemistry, 44(7): 1035–1041.
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