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Dr. CROWE, Sean

Dr. CROWE, Sean

Department of Earth Sciences, Faculty of Science, HKU

  • 2241 5484
  • Room 404, James Lee Science Building, The University of Hong Kong

Research Interest

  • Geobiology,
  • Geomicrobiology
  • Earth System Science



  • Crowe SA*, Cox RP, Jones C, Fowle DA, Santibañez-Bustos JF, Ulloa O, and Canfield DE (2018), Decrypting the Sulfur Cycle in Oceanic Oxygen Minimum Zones, ISME J, 12, 2322-2329
  • Michiels CC; Darchambeau F, Roland FAE, Morana C; Llirós  M, García-Armisen T, Thamdrup B, Borges  AV, Canfield DE, Servais P, Descy JP, and Crowe SA* (2017) Nitrogen loss and recycling in modern and ancient ferruginous basins, Nature Geoscience, 10 (3), 217-221 
  • Louca S, Hawley AK, Katsev S, Torres-Beltran M, Bhatia MP, Michiels CC, Capelle D, Lavik G, Doebeli M, Crowe SA*, and Hallam SJ* (2016) Integrating biogeochemistry with multi-omic sequence information in a model oxygen minimum zone, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 113, E5925-E5933 
  • Crowe SA*, Paris G, Katsev S, Jones C, Kim ST, Zerkle A, Nomosatryo S, Fowle DA, Adkins J, Sessions A, Farquhar J, and Canfield DE (2014) Sulfate was a trace constituent of Archean seawater, Science, 346, 735-739  
  • Crowe SA*, Døssing LN, Beukes NJ, Bau M, Kruger SJ, Frei R, and Canfield DE (2013) Atmospheric oxygenation three billion years ago, Nature, 501, 535-538