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Dr. LI, Shenghua

Dr. LI, Shenghua

Associate Professor, Department of Earth Sciences, Faculty of Science, HKU

  • 2241 5486
  • Room 318D, James Lee Science Building, The University of Hong Kong

Teaching areas

  • Introduction to climate science  
  • Peaceful use of nuclear technologies
  • Geochemistry
  • Climate change and the environment


Research Interests

  • Luminescence Dating
  • Quaternary Geochronology
  • Cultural Relics and Archaeological Materials
  • Reconstruction of Quaternary Environments



  • Li B., Li S.-H., Wintle A.G. and Zhao Hui, (2008) Isochron dating of sediments using luminescence of K-feldspar grains. Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, F02026, doi:10.1029/2007JF000900
  • Li S-H. Sun J.M.and  Zhao H. (2002) Optical dating of dune sands in the northeastern deserts of China. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 181, 419-429.
  • Li S-H. and Sun J.M. (2006) Optical dating of Holocene dune sands from the Hulun Buir Desert, northeastern China. The Holocene 16,457-462.
  • Li, B. & Li, S.H. Luminescence dating of Chinese loess beyond 130 ka using the non-fading signal from K-feldspar, Quaternary Geochronology, 10, 24-31, doi: 10.1016/j.quageo.2011.12.005, (2012)
  • Li S.-H. (1994), Optical dating: insufficiently bleached sediments. Radiation Measurements, 23, 563-567.