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Xiaogang Xing
invited professor
Université Laval

Employment Invited Professor, Jun. 2015 - present Université Laval, Québec, CANADA Associate Professor, Dec. 2013 - present Ocean University of China, Qingdao, CHINA Lecturer (Assistant Professor), Dec. 2011 - Nov. 2013 Ocean University of China, Qingdao, CHINA Postdoctoral Researcher, Sep. 2008 - Sep. 2011 Laboratoire d'Océanographie de Villefranche, Villefranche-sur-Mer, FRANCE Supervisor: Hervé CLAUSTRE, André MOREL, Stéphane BLAIN Education Ph.D. 2008, Physical Oceanography, Ocean University of China, Qingdao, CHINA Supervisor: Yuguang LIU B.A., 2003, Marine Science, Ocean University of China, Qingdao, CHINA Others Full member, Nov. 2013 - present SCOR Work Group 142, ?Quality Control Procedures for Oxygen and Other Biogeochemical Sensors on Floats and Gliders?, supported by Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR), International Council for Science Full member, Nov. 2012 - present Bio-Argo workshop in the Argo Data Management Team (ADMT) annual meeting Co-chairman, Jun. 2015 Breakout Session 10# (Joint use of Bio-Argo and Ocean Colour) in the Second International Ocean Colour Science Meeting (IOCS 2015), San Francisco, US Research Interests 1) Regional bio-optical relationships 2) Diurnal/seasonal/vertical dynamics of bio-optical properties 3) Application of Bio-Argo floats data in marine bio-optics and biogeochemistry 4) Marine physical-biological coupling mechanisms and models Recent Publications 1) Xiaogang Xing, Hervé Claustre, Julia Uitz, Alexandre Mignot, Antoine Poteau, and Haili Wang. Seasonal variations of bio-optical properties and their inter-relationships observed by Bio-Argo floats in the sub-polar North Atlantic. Journal of Geophysical Research, 2014, 119, doi: 10.1002/2014JC010189. 2) Xiaogang Xing, Hervé Claustre, Haili Wang, Antoine Poteau, and Fabrizio D'Ortenzio. Seasonal dynamics in colored dissolved organic matter in the Mediterranean Sea: patterns and drivers. Deep-Sea Research Part I, 2014, 83: 93-101. 3) Xiaogang Xing, André Morel, Hervé Claustre, Fabrizio D'Ortenzio, and Antoine Poteau. Combined processing and mutual interpretation of radiometry and fluorometry from autonomous profiling Bio-Argo floats: 2. Colored dissolved organic matter absorption retrieval. Journal of Geophysical Research, 2012, 117: C04022. 4) Xiaogang Xing, Hervé Claustre, Stéphane Blain, Fabrizio D'Ortenzio, David Antoine, Josephine Ras, and Christophe Guinet. Quenching correction for in vivo chlorophyll fluorescence acquired by autonomous platforms: A case study with instrumented elephant seals in the Kerguelen region (Southern Ocean). Limnology and Oceanography: Methods, 2012, 10, 483-495. 5) Xiaogang Xing, André Morel, Hervé Claustre, David Antoine, Fabrizio D'Ortenzio, Antoine Poteau and Alexandre Mignot. Combined processing and mutual interpretation of radiometry and fluorimetry from autonomous profiling Bio-Argo floats: Chlorophyll a retrieval. Journal of Geophysical Research, 2011, 116, C06020. 6) Guinet, C., X. Xing, E. Walker, P. Monestiez, S. Marchand, B. Picard, T. Jaud, M. Authier, C. Cotté, A. C. Dragon, E. Diamond, D. Antoine, P. Lovell, S. Blain, F. D'Ortenzio, and H. Claustre. Calibration procedures and first dataset of Southern Ocean chlorophyll a profiles collected by elephant seals equipped with a newly developed CTD-fluorescence tags. Earth System Science Data, 2013, 5:15-29. 7) Stéphane Blain, Sophie Renaut, Xiaogang Xing, Hervé Claustre and Christophe Guinet. Instrumented elephant seals reveal the seasonality in chlorophyll and light-mixing regime in the iron-fertilized Southern Ocean. Geophysical Research Letters, 2013, 40: 1-5. 8) Alexandre Mignot, Hervé Claustre, Fabrizio D'Ortenzio, Xiaogang Xing, Antoine Poteau, and Josephine Ras. From the shape of the vertical profile of in vivo fluorescence to Chlorophyll-a concentration. Biogeosciences, 2011, 8: 2391-2406.


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Remote Sensing of Canada's New Arctic Frontier

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Université Laval
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