Publications (Since 1997)

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Abram, N.J., Wright, N.M., Ellis, B., Dixon, B.C., Wurtzel, J.B., England, M.H., Ummenhofer, C.C.,  Philibosian, B., Cahyarini, S.Y., Yu, T.L.,  Shen, C.C., Cheng, H.Edwards, R.L., Heslop, D. 2020.  Coupling of Indo-Pacific climate variability over the last millennium. Nature, DOI: 10.1038/s41586-020-2084-4.

Azevedo, V., Strikis, N.M.,  Santos, R.A., de Souza, J.G., Ampuero, A., Cruz, F.W., de Oliveira, P., Iriarte, J.,  Stumpf, C.F.,  Vuille, M., Mendes, V.R.,  Cheng, H.,  Edwards, R.L. 2020.  Medieval Climate Variability in the eastern Amazon-Cerrado regions and its archeological implications. Scientific Reports 9, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-56852-7.

Batchelor, C.J., Orland, I.J., Marcon, S.A.,  Slaughter, R., Edwards, R.L., Zhang, P.,  Li, X.L., Cheng, H. 2020. Distinct Permafrost Conditions Across the Last Two Glacial Periods in Midlatitude North America Geophysical Research Letters 46(22), 13318-13326, DOI: 10.1029/2019GL083951.

Dee, S.G., Cobb, K.M., Emile-Geay, J., Ault, TR.,  Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H.,  Charles, C.D 2020. No consistent ENSO response to volcanic forcing over the last millennium. Science 367( 6485) 1477-+, DOI: 10.1126/science.aax2000.

Hu, Y., Sun, X.M., Cheng, H.Yan, H. 2020. Evidence from giant-clam delta O-18 of intense El Nino-Southern Oscaillation-related variability but reduced frequency 3700 years ago. Climate of the past. 16(2) 597-610.

Li, Y., Rao, Z., Xu, Q., Zhang, S., Liu, X., Wang, Z., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., 2020. Inter-relationship and environmental significance of stalagmite δ13C and δ18O records from Zhenzhu Cave, north China, over the last 130 ka. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 536, 1161492020.

Liu, G., Li, X., Chiang, H.W., Cheng, H., Yuan, S., Chawchai, S., et al. 2020. On the glacial-interglacial variability of the Asian monsoon in speleothem δ18O records Science advances 6 (7), eaay81892020.

Nicholson, S.L., Pike, A.W.G.,  Roberts, N., Sahy, D., Woodhead, J., Cheng, H.Edwards, R.L., Affolter, S.,  Leuenberger, M.,  Burns, S.J., Matter, A., Fleitmann, D. 2020. Pluvial periods in Southern Arabia over the last 1.1 million-years. Quaternaty Science Reviews 229, DOI: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2019.106112.

Railsback, L.B., Kraft, S., Liang, F.Y., Brook, G.A., Marais, E., Cheng, H.Edwards, R.L. 2020.  Control of insolation on stalagmite growth, rainfall, and migration of the tropical rain belt in northern Namibia over the last 100 kyr, as suggested by a rare MIS 5b-5c stalagmite from Dante Cave. Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 53, DOI: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2019.109348.

Sha, L.J., Mahata, S., Duan, P.Z., Luz, B., Zhang, P., Baker, J., Zong, B.Y., Ning, Y.F., Brahim, Y.A., Zhang, H.W., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., 2020. A novel application of triple oxygen isotope ratios of speleothems. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. doi:org/10.1016/j.gca.2019.12.003.

Winter, A.Zanchettin, D., Lachniet, M., Vieten, R., Pausata, F.S.R., Ljungqvist, F.C.Cheng, H.Edwards, R.L., Miller, T., Rubinetti, S., Rubino, A.,Taricco, C. 2020. Initiation of a stable convective hydroclimatic regime in Central America circa 9000 years BP. Nature Communications 11(1), DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-14490-y.

Wang, Z.J., Chen, S.T., Wang, Y.J., Cheng, H.Liang, Y.J., Yang, S.H., Zhang, Z.Q., Zhou, X.Q., Wang, M. 2020. Sixty-year quasi-period of the Asian monsoon around the Last Interglacial derived from an annually resolved stalagmite delta O-18 record. Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 541. DOI: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2019.109545.

Zhang, H.W., Cheng, H.,  Cai, Y.J., Spotl, C.,  Sinha, A., Kathayat, G., Li, H.Y. 2020. Effect of precipitation seasonality on annual oxygen isotopic composition in the area of spring persistent rain in southeastern China and its paleoclimatic implication. 2020. Climate of the past 16(1), 211-225, DOI: 10.5194/cp-16-211-2020.

Zhang, H.W., Cheng, H., Baker, J., Kathayat, G., 2020. Response to Comments by Daniel Gebregiorgis et al.“A Brief Commentary on the Interpretation of Chinese Speleothem δ18O Records as Summer Monsoon Intensity Tracers”. Quaternary 3 (1), 82020.

Zhao, K. Wang, Y., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H. et al., 2020. Late Holocene monsoon precipitation changes in southern China and their linkage to Northern Hemisphere temperature. Quaternary Science Reviews 232, 1061912020.

Zhao, C., Zhang, P., Li, X.Z.,  Ning, Y.F., Tan, L.C., Edwards, R.L., Yao, X.N., Cheng, H. 2020. Distribution Characteristics and Influencing Factors of Uranium Isotopes in Saline Lake Waters in the Northeast of Qaidam Basin. Minerals. 10(1), DOI: 10.3390/min10010074.




Affolter, S., Häuselmann, A., Fleitmann, D., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., Leuenberger, M., Central Europe temperature constrained by speleothem fluid inclusion water isotopes over the past 14,000 years., Science Advances 5, eaav3809.

Brahim, Y.A., Wassenburg, J.A., Sha, L.J., Cruz, F.W., Deininger, M., Sifeddine, A., Bouchaou, L., Spötl, C., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H. 2019., North Atlantic Ice‐Rafting, Ocean and Atmospheric Circulation During the Holocene: Insights From Western Mediterranean Speleothems. Geophysical Research Letters. doi:org/10.1029/2019GL082405.

Brahim, Y.A., Bouchaou, L., Sifeddine, A., Beraaouz, E.H., Wanaim, A., Cheng, H., 2019. Hydro-climate characteristics of the karst system of Wintimdouine cave (Western High Atlas, Morocco): monitoring and implications for paleoclimate research. Environmental Earth Sciences 78 (16), 508.

Cheng, H., Zhang, H.W., Zhao, J.Y., Li, H.Y., Ning, Y.F., Kathayat, G. 2019. Chinese stalagmite pale H oclimate researches: A review and perspective. Science China Earth Sciences, 1-25.

Cheng, H., Springer, G.S., Sinha, A., Hardt, B.F. Yi, L., Li, H.Y., Tian, Y., Li, X.L., Eastern North American climate in phase with fall insolation throughout the last three glacial-interglacial cycles. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 522, 125-134

Du, W.J., Cheng, H., Xu, Y., Yang, X. L., Zhang, P.Z., Sha, L.J., Li, H.Y., Zhu, X.Y., Zhang, M.L., Stríkis, N.M., Cruz, F.W., Edwards, R.L., Zhang, H.W., Ning. Y.F. 2019. Timing and structure of the weak Asian Monsoon event about 73,000 years ago.  Quaternary Geochronology 53, 101003.

Duan, W.H., Cheng, H., Tan, M., Li, X.L., Edwards, R.L. 2019. Timing and structure of Termination II in north China constrained by a precisely dated stalagmite record. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 512 (2019) 1–7.

Columbu, A., Drysdale, R., Hellstrom, J., Woodhead, J., Cheng, H., Hua, Q., Zhao, J.X., Montagna, P., Pons-Branchu, E., Edwards R.L., 2019. U-Th and radiocarbon dating of calcite speleothems from gypsum caves (Emilia Romagna, North Italy). Geochronology 52, 51-62.

Krause, C.E., Gagan, M.K., Dunbar, G.B., Hantoro, W.S., Hellstrom, J.C., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Suwargadi, B.W., Abram, N.J., Rifai, H. 2019. Spatio-temporal evolution of Australasian monsoon hydroclimate over the last 40,000 years. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 513, 103-112.

Perez-Mejías, C., Moreno, A., Sancho, C., Martín-García, R., Spotl, C., Cacho, I., Cheng, H., Edwards. R. L. 2019. Orbital-to-millennial scale climate variability during Marine Isotope Stages 5 to 3 in northeast Iberia. Quaternary Science Reviews 224 (2019) 105946.

Pavia, F.J., Anderson, R.F., Black, E.E., Kipp, L.E., Vivancos, S.M., Fleisher. M.Q., Charette M.A., Sanial, V., Moore, W.S., Hult, M., Lu, Y.B., Cheng, H., Zhang, P., Edwards,.R.L., 2019. Timescales of hydrothermal scavenging in the South Pacific Ocean from 234Th, 230Th, and 228Th. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 506, 146-156.

Sinha, A., Kathayat, G., Weiss, H., Li, H.Y., Cheng, H., Reuter, J., Schneider, A.W., Berkelhammer, M., Adal, S.F., Stott, L.D., Edwards R.L. 2019. Role of climate in the rise and fall of the Neo-Assy rian Empire. Science Advances 5: eaax6656.

Sha L.J., Brahim, Y.A., Wassenburg, J.A., Yin, J.J., Peros, M., Cruz, F.W., Cai, Y.J., Li, H.Y., Du, W.J., Zhang, H.W., Edwards, R. L., Cheng, H. 2019. How far north did the African Monsoon fringe expand during the African Humid Period? - Insights from Southwest Moroccan speleothems. Geophysical Research Letters. doi:org/10.1029/2019GL084879.

Tan, L.C., Shen, C.C., Löwemark, L., Chawchai, S., Edwards, R.L., Cai, Y., Breitenbach, S.F.M., Cheng, H. et al. 2019. Rainfall variations in central Indo-Pacific over the past 2,700 y. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 116 (35), 17201-17206.

Walker, M., Gibbard, P., Head, M.J., Berkelhammer, M., Björck, S., Cheng, H., Cwynar, L.C., Fisher, D., Gkinis, V., Long, A., Lowe, J., Newnham, R., Rasmussen, S.O. 2019. Formal Subdivision of the Holocene Series/Epoch: A Summary. Harvey Weiss Journal of the Geological Society of India 93 (2), 135-141.

Kerans, C., Zahm, C., Bachtel, S.L., Hearty, P., Cheng. H., 2019. Anatomy of a late Quaternary carbonate island: Constraints on timing and magnitude of sea-level fluctuations, West Caicos, Turks and Caicos Islands, BWI. Quaternary Science Reviews 205, 193-223.

Gibbard, P., Walker, M., Head, M.J., Berkelhammer, M., Björck, S., Cheng, H. 2019. Les Cwynar, David Fisher, Vasilios Gkinis, Antony Long, John Lowe, Rewi Newnham, Sune Olander Rasmussen, Harvey Weiss. 2019. Formal subdivision of the Holocene Series/Epoch: a summary. Geological Society of India.

Voarintsoa, N.R.G., Matero, I.S.O., Railsback, L.B.,  Gregoire, L.J., Tindall, J., Sime, L., Cheng, H. 2019. Investigating the 8.2 ka event in northwestern Madagascar: Insight from data-model comparisons. Quaternary Science Reviews. 204, 172-186.

Yang, X.L., Yang, H.,Wang, B.Y., Huang, L.J., Shen, C.C., Edwards R.L., Cheng, H. 2019. Early-Holocene monsoon instability and climatic optimum recorded by Chinese stalagmites. The Holocene.  29 (6), 1059-1067.

Wang, L.X., Brook, G.A. Burney, D.A., Voarintsoa, N.R.G., Liang, F., Cheng. H., Edwards., R.L. 2019. The African Humid Period, rapid climate change events, the timing of human colonization, and megafaunal extinctions in Madagascar during the Holocene: Evidence from a 2m Anjohibe Cave stalagmite. Quaternary Science Reviews 210, 136-153.

Walker, M., Gibbard, P., Head, M.J., Berkelhammer, M., Björck, S., Cheng, H., Formal Subdivision of the Holocene Series/Epoch: A Summary. Journal of the Geological Society of India 93 (2), 135-141.

Walker, M., Head, M.J., Lowe, J., Berkelhammer, M., Björck, S., Cheng, H. et al., Subdividing the Holocene Series/Epoch: formalization of stages/ages and subseries/subepochs, and designation of GSSPs and auxiliary stratotypes. Journal of Quaternary Science.

Zhang, H.W., Brahim, Y.A., Li, H.Y., Zhao, J.Y., Kathayat, G., Tian, Y., Baker, J., Wang, J., Zhang, F., Ning, Y.F., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H. The Asian summer monsoon: Teleconnections and forcing mechanisms-A review from Chinese speleothem δ18O records. Quaternary 2 (3), 26.

Zhao, X.N., Cheng, H., Sinha, A., Zhang, H.W., Baker, J.L., Chen, S.T., Kong, X.G., Wang,Y.J. 2019. A high‐resolution speleothem record of Marine Isotope Stage 11 as a natural analog to Holocene Asian summer monsoon variations. Geophysical Research Letters. 10.1029/2019GL083836.

Zhao, J.Y., Cheng, H., Yang, Y., Tan, L.C., Spötl, C., Ning, Y.F., Zhang, H.W., Cheng, X., boundary variability of the Western Pacific Subtropical High over the past 200 years via Chinese cave oxygen isotope records. Climate Dynamics 52 (5-6), 3741-3757.

Zhang, P., Cheng, H., Liu, W.G. Mo, L.T., Li, X.Z., Ning, Y.F., Ji, M., Zong, B.Y., Zhao. C. 2019. Geochemical and isotopic (U, Th) variations in lake waters in the Qinghai Lake Basin, Northeast Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, China: origin and paleoenvironmental implications. Arabian Journal of Geosciences 12 (3), 92.

Liu, G., Li, X., Chiang, H., Cheng, H., Yuan, S., Chawchai, S., He, S., Lu, Y., Aung, L.T., Maung, P.M., Tun, W.N., Oo, K.M., Wang, X. On the glacial-interglacial variability of the Asian Monsoon in speleothem d18O records: Moisture transport pathway effect in speleothem records. Science Advances. In press.

程海, 张海伟, 赵景耀,等. 中国石笋古气候研究的回顾与展望[J].中国科学: 地球科学 中华人民共和国成立70周年专辑.

董西瑀,程海Kathayat Gayatri等.石笋记录的印度季风Heinrich 2事件结束过程[J]. 第四纪研究,2019, 39(4):XXX-XXX

沙丽娟,段鹏珍,Sasadhar Mahata,张普,宗保云,宁有丰,张海伟,程海. 三氧同位素(16O-17O-18O)新技术在石笋古气候领域的应用. 第二届全国气体同位素技术与地球科学应用研讨会, 2019.

王健,程海,赵景耀等.小冰期多尺度气候波动:贵州董哥洞高分辨率石笋记录[J].第四纪研究,2019, 39(3): 775-785.

张海伟, 程海, 蔡演军, Kathayat Gayatri, 宁有丰, Edwards R. Lawrence, 孟秉霖. 赣北石笋记录的新仙女木事件, 第四纪研究, 2019, 39, 994-1005.



Al-Mikhlafi, A.S., Edwards, L.R., Cheng, H. 2018. Sea-level history and tectonic uplift during the last-interglacial period (LIG): Inferred from the Bab al-Mandab coral reef terraces, southern Red Sea. Journal of African Earth Sciences 138, 133-148.

Ait Brahim,Y., Wassenburg, J.A., Cruz, F.W., Sifeddine, A., Scholz, D., Bouchaou, L.H., Dassié, E.P., Jochum, K.P., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., 2018. Multi-decadal to centennial hydro-climate variability and linkage to solar forcing in the Western Mediterranean during the last 1000 years. Scientific reports 8(1), 17446.

Adolphi, F., Ramsey, C.B., Erhardt, T., Edwards, R. L., Cheng, H., Turney, C.S., Cooper, A., Svensson, A., Rasmussen, S.O., Hubertus Fischer, H., Muscheler, R. 2018. Connecting the Greenland ice-core and U∕Th timescales via cosmogenic radionuclides: testing the synchroneity of Dansgaard–Oeschger events. Climate of the Past 14, 1755–1781.

Apaéstegui, J., Cruz, F.W., Vuille, M., Jhan, J.F., Espinoza, C., Sifeddine, A., Strikis, N., Guyot, J.L., Ventura, R., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L. 2018. Precipitation changes over the eastern Bolivian Andes inferred from speleothem (δ18O) records for the last 1400 years. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 494, 124-134.

Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Southon, J., Matsumoto, K., Feinberg, J.M., Sinha, A., Zhou, W.J., Li, H.Y., Li, X.L., Xu, Y., Chen, S.T., Tan, M., Wang, Q., Wang, Y.J., Ning, Y.F. 2018. Atmospheric 14C/12C changes during the last glacial period from Hulu Cave. Science 362(6420), 1293-1297.

Campa-Bousoño, C., Vadillo, I., Pisonero, J., Cheng, H., Muñoz, A., Stoll, H. 2018. Detailed analysis of the lamination and the geochemical variability of the speleothem Zerolin to study the paleoclimate of SE Spain. EGU2018-6465.

Domínguez-Villar, D., Lojen, S., Krklec, K., Kozdon, R., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H. 2018. Ion microprobe δ18O analyses to calibrate slow growth rate speleothem records with regional δ 18 O records of precipitation. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 482, 367-376.

Dupont, N., Quinif, Y., Dubois, C., Cheng, H., Kaufmann, O. 2018. Karstic system of Sprimont(Belgium). Holotype of a speleogenesis by ghost-rock karstification. BSGF-Earth Sciences Bulletin 189(1).

Dublyansky, Y., Moseley, G.E., Lyakhnitsky, Y., Cheng, H., Edwards, L.R., Scholz, D., el al. 2018. Late Palaeolithic cave art and permafrost in the Southern Ural. Scientific reports 8(1), 12080.

Ghadiri, E., Vogel, N., Brennwald, M. S., Maden, C., Häuselmann, A. D., Fleitmann, D., Cheng, H., Kipfer, R. 2018. Noble gas based temperature reconstruction on a Swiss stalagmite from the last glacial–interglacial transition and its comparison with other climate records. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 495, 192-201.

Goswami, B., Breitenbach, S., Lechleitner, F., Baldini, J., Cheng, H., Marwan, N. 2018. Is this an event?-Detecting abrupt changes in palaeoclimate records. In EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts Vol. 20, p. 15956.

Hayes, C.T., Anderson, R.F., Cheng, H., Conway, T.M., Edwards, R.L., Fleisher, M.Q., et al. 2018. Replacement times of a spectrum of elements in the North Atlantic based on thorium supply. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 32(9), 1294-1311.

Kathayat, G., Cheng, H., Sinha, A., Berkelhammer, M., Zhang, H.W., Duan, P.Z., Li, H.Y., Li, X.L., Ning, Y.F., Edwards, R.L., 2018. Evaluating the timing and structure of the 4.2 ka event in the Indian summer monsoon domain from an annually resolved speleothem record from Northeast India. Climate of the Past 14(12), 1869-1879.

Koltai, G., Cheng, H., Spötl, C. 2018. Palaeoclimate significance of speleothems in crystalline rocks: a test case from the Late Glacial and early Holocene (Vinschgau, northern Italy). Climate of the Past 14(3), 369-381.

Koltai, G., Ostermann, M., Cheng, H., Spötl, C. 2018. Can vein-filling speleothems constrain the timing of deep-seated gravitational slope deformation? A case study from the Vinschgau (Italian Alps). Landslides 15(11), 2243-2254.

Li, H.Y., Cheng, H., Sinha, A., Kathayat, G., Spötl, C., André, A.A., Meunier, A., Biswas, J., Duan, P.Z., Ning, Y.F., Edwards, R.L. 2018. Hydro-climatic variability in the southwestern Indian Ocean between 6000 and 3000 years ago. Climate of the Past, 14(12), 1881-1891.

Liang, Y.J., Chen, S.T., Zhang, Z.Q., Yang, S.H., Li, M.X., Cheng, H., Wang, Y.J. 2018. Abrupt monsoonal shifts over the precessional cycles documented in Yongxing Cave in China during the antepenultimate glacial period. Environmental Earth Sciences 77(6), 228.

Liu, D.B., Wang, Y.J., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Kong, X.G., Chen, S.T., Liu, S.S. 2018. Contrasting patterns in abrupt Asian summer monsoon changes in the last glacial period and the Holocene. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology. DOI: 10.1002/2017PA003294.

Li, Q., Li, G., Chen, M.T., Cheng, H., Xu, J., Ding, D. el al. 2018. East Asian summer monsoon variations during the last deglaciation, recorded from a stalagmite at Linyi, northern China. Quaternary International 464, 327-335.

Nehme, C., Verheyden, S., Breitenbach, S.F., Gillikin, D.P., Verheyden, A., Cheng, H., el al. 2018. Climate dynamics during the penultimate glacial period recorded in a speleothem from Kanaan Cave, Lebanon (central Levant). Quaternary Research 1-16.

Pavia, F., Anderson, R., Vivancos, R., Fleisher, M., Lam, P., Lu, Y., Hai Cheng, Zhang, P., Edwards, R.L. 2018. Intense hydrothermal scavenging of 230Th and 231Pa in the deep Southeast Pacific. Marine Chemistry 201, 212-228.

Peng, Y.B., Cheng, H., Shen, C.M, Xu, Y., Bei, N.F. 2018. Past Millennium Contrasting Hydroclimate Patterns Between Monsoonal Northern China and Arid Central Asia: a Modeling Study. Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences 54(3), 445-455.

Railsback, L.B., Liang, F., Brook, G.A., Voarintsoa, N.R.G., Sletten, H.R., Marais, E., Hardt, B., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L. 2018. The timing, two-pulsed nature, and variable climatic expression of the 4.2 ka event: A review and new high-resolution stalagmite data from Namibia. Quaternary Science Reviews, 186, 78-90.

Railsback, L.B., Brook, G.A., Liang, F., Voarintsoa, N.R.G., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L. 2018. A multi-proxy climate record from a northwestern Botswana stalagmite suggesting wetness late in the Little Ice Age (1810–1820 CE) and drying thereafter in response to changing migration of the tropical rain belt or ITCZ. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 506 (2018) 139–153.

Stríkis, N.M., Cruz, F.W., Barreto, E.A., Naughton, F., Vuille, M., Cheng, H. , Auler, A.S. 2018. South American monsoon response to iceberg discharge in the North Atlantic. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 201717784.

Schlitzer, R., Anderson, R.F., Dodas, E.M., Lohan, M., Geibert, W., Tagliabue, A., Bowie, A., Jeandel, C., Maldonado, M.T., Landing, W.M., Cockwell, D., Abadie, C., Abouchami, W., PAchterberg, E.P., Cheng, H.,  Lechtenfeld,O.J., 2018. The GEOTRACES Intermediate Data Product 2017. Chemical Geology 493, 210-223.

Trindade, R.I., Jaqueto, P., Terra-Nova, F., Brandt, D., Hartmann, G.A., Feinberg, J. M., Cheng, H. 2018. Speleothem record of geomagnetic South Atlantic Anomaly recurrence. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 09197.

Tan, L.C., Cai, Y.J., Cheng, H., Edwards, L.R., Lan, J., Zhang, H., el al. 2018. High resolution monsoon precipitation changes on southeastern Tibetan Plateau over the past 2300 years. Quaternary Science Reviews 195, 122-132.

Tan, L.C, Shen, C.C., Cai, Y.J., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L. 2018. Great flood in the middle-lower Yellow River reaches at 4000 a BP inferred from accurately-dated stalagmite records. Science Bulletin 63(4), 206-208.

Tan, L.C., Cai, Y.J., Cheng, H., Edwards, L.R., Gao, Y., Xu, H., el al. 2018. Centennial-to decadal-scale monsoon precipitation variations in the upper Hanjiang River region, China over the past 6650 years. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 482, 580-590.

Wendt, K.A., Dublyansky, Y.V., Moseley, G.E., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., Spötl, C. 2018. Moisture availability in the southwest United States over the last three glacial-interglacial cycles. Science advances 4(10), eaau1375.

Zhang, H.B., Griffiths, M.L., Chiang, J.C.H., Kong, W.W., Wu, S.T., Atwood, A., Huang, J., Cheng, H., Ning, Y.F., Xie. S.C. 2018. East Asian hydroclimate modulated by the position of the westerlies during Termination I. Science 362(6414), 580-583.

Zhang, N., Yang, Y., Cheng, H., Zhao, J.Y., Yang, X., Liang, S., el al. 2018. Timing and duration of the East Asian summer monsoon maximum during the Holocene based on stalagmite data from North China. The Holocene 28(10), 1631-1641.

Zhang, Z.Q., Wang, Y.J., Liu, D.B., Cheng, H., Huang, W., Wang, Q., Liang, Y.J. 2018. Multi-scale variability of the Asian monsoon recorded in an annually-banded stalagmite during the Neoglacial from Qixing Cave, Southwestern China. Quaternary International 487, 78-86.

Zhao, J., Cheng, H., Yang, Y., Tan, L., Spötl, C., Ning, Y.F., Zhang, H.W., Cheng, X., Sun, z., Li, X.L., Li, H.Y., Edwards, R.L., 2018. Reconstructing the western boundary variability of the Western Pacific Subtropical High over the past 200 years via Chinese cave oxygen isotope records. Climate Dynamics 1-17.

Zhang, H., Cheng, H., Cai, Y., Spötl, C., Kathayat, G., Sinha, A., Tan, L. 2018. Hydroclimatic variations in southeastern China during the 4.2 ka event reflected by stalagmite records. Climate of the Past 14(11), 1805-1817.

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Cheng, H., Sinha, A., Wang, X.F., Cruz, F.W. 2012. The Global Paleomonsoon as seen through speleothem records from Asia and South America. Climate Dynamics 39, 1045–1062. DOI:10.1007/s00382-012-1363-7.

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Cai, Y.J., Zhang, H.W., Cheng, H., An, Z.S., Edwards, R.L., Wang, X.F., Tan, L.C., Liang, F.Y., Wang, J., 2012.The Holocene Indian monsoon variability over the southern Tibetan Plateau and its teleconnections. Earth and Planet. Sci. Rev. 335–336, 135–144.

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Corrêa, D., Auler, A.S., Wang, X.F., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H. 2011. Geomorphology and genesis of the remarkable Araras Ridge tufa deposit, Western Brazil. Geomorphology 134, 94–101.

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Göktürk, O.M., Fleitmann, D., Badertscher, S., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Leuenberger, M., Fankhauser, A., Tüysüz, O., Kramers, J., 2011. Climate on the southern Black Sea coast during the Holocene: implications from the Sofular Cave record. Quat. Sci. Rev. 30, 2433–2445.

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Winter, A., Miller, T., Kushnir, Y., Sinha, A., Timmermann, A., Jury, M.R., Gallup, C., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L. 2011.Evidence for 800 years of North Atlantic multi-decadal variability from a Puerto Rican speleothem. Earth and Planet. Sci. Lett. 308, 23–28.

Domínguez-Villar, D., Vázquez-Navarro, J.A., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L. 2011. Freshwater tufa record from Spain supports evidence for the past interglacial being wetter than the Holocene in the Mediterranean region. Global and Planet. Change 77, 129–141.

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Badertscher, S., Fleitmann, D., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Göktürk, O.M., Zumbühl, A., Tüysüz, O., 2011. Pleistocene water intrusions from the Mediterranean and Caspian seas into the Black Sea. Nature Geoscience 4, 236–239.

Rushdi, A.I., Clark, P.U., Mix, A.C., Ersek, V., Simoneit, B.R.T., Cheng, H., Edwards, R. L. 2011. Composition and sources of lipid compounds in speleothem calcite from southwestern Oregon and their paleoenvironmental implications. Environmental Earth Sci.  62, 1245–1261.

Ludwig, K.A., Shen, C.C., Kelley, D.S., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., 2011. U-Th systematics and ages of carbonate chimneys at the Lost City hydrothermal field. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 75, 1869–1888.

Tan, L.C., Cai, Y.J., An, Z.S., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., Shen, C.C., Zhang, H.W., 2011. Centennial- to decadal-scale monsoon precipitation variability in the semi-humid region, northern China during the last 1860 years: Records from stalagmites in Huangye Cave. Holocene, 21, 287–296, doi:10.1177/0959683610378880.

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Yang, Y., Yuan, D.X., Cheng, H., Zhang, M.L., Qin, J.M., Lin, Y.S., Zhu, X.Y., Edwards, R.L., 2010. Precise dating of abrupt shifts in the Asian Monsoon during the last deglaciation based on stalagmite data from Yamen Cave, Guizhou Province, Science China, Earth Sciences 53, 633-641.

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Broecker, W.S., Denton, G.H., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., Alley, R.B., Putnam, A.E., 2010. Putting the Younger Dryas cold event into context. Quat. Sci. Rev. 29, 1078–1081.

Liu, D.B., Wang, Y.J., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Kong, X.G., Wang, X.F., Wu, J.Y., Chen, S.T., Jiang, X.Y., Dong, J.G., Zhao, K. 2010. Sub-millennial variability of Asian monsoon intensity during the early MIS 3 and its analogue to the ice age terminations. Quat. Sci. Rev. 29, 1107–1115.

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Cai, Y.J., Cheng, H., An, Z.S., Edwards, R.L., Wang, X.F., Tan, L.C., Wang, J., 2010. Oxygen isotope records of precipitation from the south-central Tibetan Plateau during the last interglaciation: clues from speleothems. Geology 38, 243–246.

Cai, Y.J., Tan, L.C., Cheng, H., An, Z.S., Edwards, R.L., Kelly, M.J., Kong, X.G., Wang, X.F., 2010.The variation of summer monsoon precipitation in central China since the last deglaciation. Earth and Planet. Sci. Lett. 291, 21–31.

Springer, G.S., White, D.M., Rowe, H.D., Hardt, B., Mihimdukulasooriya, L.N., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., 2010. Multiproxy evidence from caves of Native Americans altering the overlying landscape during the Late Holocene of east-central North America. Holocene 20, 275–283.doi:10.1177/0959683610350395.

Dong, J.G., Wang, Y.J., Cheng, H., Hardt, B., Edwards, R.L., Kong, X.G., Wu, J.Y., Chen, S.T., Liu, D.B., Jiang, X.Y., Zhao, K., 2010. A high-resolution stalagmite record of the Holocene East Asian Monsoon from Mount Shennongjia, central China. Holocene 20, 257–264.

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Fleitmann, D., Cheng, H., Badertscher, S., Edwards, R.L., Mudelsee, M., Göktürk, O.M., Fankhauser, A., Pickering, R., Raible, C., Matter, A., Kramers, J., Tüysüz, O., 2009. Timing and climatic imprint of Dansgaard-Oeschger events in stalagmites from Northern Turkey. Geophys. Res. Lett. 36, L19707, doi:10.1029/2009GL040050.

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Springer, G.S., Rowe, H.D., Hardt, B., Cocina, F.G., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., 2009.Climate driven changes in river channel morphology and base level during the Holocene and late Pleistocene of southeastern West Virginia. Jour. of Cave and Karst Studies 71, 121–129.

Auler, A.S., Smart, P.L., Wang, X.F., Pilo, L.B., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., 2009. Cyclic sedimentation in Brazilian caves: Mechanisms and palaeoenvironmental significance.Geomorphology 106, 142–153.

Ersek, V., Hostetler, S.W., Cheng, H., Clark, P.U., Anslow, F.S., Mix, A. C., Edwards, R.L., 2009. Environmental influences on speleothem growth in southwestern Oregon during the last 380 000 years. Earth And Planet. Sci. Lett. 279, 316–325.

Wu, J.Y., Wang, Y.J., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., 2009. An exceptionally strengthened East Asian summer monsoon event between 19.9 and 17.1 ka BP recorded in a Hulu stalagmite. Science In China Series D-Earth Sciences 52, 360–368.

Cruz, F.W., Wang, X.F., Auler, A., Vuille, M., Burns, S.J., Edwards, R.L., Karmann, I., Cheng, H. 2009.Orbital and Millennial-Scale Precipitation Changes in Brazil from Speleothem Records. In: F. Vimeux, F. Sylvestre, M. Khodri (ed.), Past Climate Variability in South America and Surrounding Regions. pp. 29–60. Springer.

Cruz, F.W., Vuille, M., Burns, S.J., Wang, X.F., Cheng, H., Werner, M., Edwards, R.L., Karmann, I., 2009. Orbitally driven east-west antiphasing of South American precipitation. Nature Geoscience, 2, 210–214.



Sieh, K., Natawidjaja, D.H., Meltzner, A.J., Shen, C.C., Suwargadi, B.W., Galetzka, J., Li, K.S., Cheng, H., R. Edwards, R.L., 2008. Paleogeodetic Evidence for Earthquake Supercycles on the Sunda Megathrust, Mentawai Islands, Sumatra. Science 322, 1674–1678.

Cosford, J., Qing, H.R., Eglington, B., Mattey, D., Yuan, D.X., Zhang, M.L., Cheng, H. 2008. East Asian monsoon variability since the Mid-Holocene recorded in a high-resolution, absolute-dated aragonite speleothem from eastern China. Earth and Planet. Sci. Lett. 275, 296–307. 

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Cheng, H., Fleitmann, D., Edwards, R.L., Burns, S.J., Mmatter, A., 2008. Timing of the 8.2-kyr event in a stalagmite from Northern Oman. PAGES 16, 29–30.

Wang, X.F., Cruz, F.W., Auler, A.S., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., 2008. Millennial-scale climate variability recorded in Brazilian speleothems. PAGES 16, 31–32.

Valero Garcés, B.L., Moreno, A., Navas, A. Mata, P., Delgado Huertas, A., González Sampériz, P., Schwal, A., Morellón, M., Cheng H., Edwards, R.L. 2008. The Taravilla lake and tufa deposits (Central Iberian Range, Spain) as palaeohydrological and palaeoclimatic indicators. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 259, 136–156.

Verheyden, S., Nader, F.H., Cheng, H. Edwards, L.R., Swennen, R. 2008. Paleoclimate reconstruction in the Levant region from the geochemistry of a Holocene stalagmite from the Jeita cave, Lebanon. Quat. Res. 70, 368–381.

Cosford, J., Qing, H.R., Yuan, D.X., Zhang, M.L., Holmden, C., Cheng, H. 2008. Millennial-Scale Variability in the Asian Monsoon: evidence from oxygen isotope records from stalagmites in southeastern China. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 266, 3–12.

刘敬华,张平中, 程海等.2008.黄土高原西缘在AD1875-2003期间石笋氧同位素记录的季 风降水变化与海气系统的联系.科学通报 532801-2808

杨琰,袁道先,程海等. 2008 洞穴石笋初始U234/U238值变化的古气候记录意义,地质学报82 692–701

杨琰,袁道先,程海等.2008 贵州荔波董歌洞较老石笋ICP2MSTh230测年研究及古气候应用,地层学杂志200832, 201–206



Webster, J.W., Brook, G.A., Railsback, L.B., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Alexander, C., and Reeder, P.P.  2007.  Stalagmite evidence from Belize indicating significant droughts at the time of Preclassic Abandonment, the Maya Hiatus, and the Classic Maya Collapse. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 250, 1–17.

Xia, Z.F., Kong, X.G., Jiang, X.Y., Cheng H., 2007. Precise dating of East–Asian-Monsoon D/O events during 95–56 ka BP: Based on stalagmite data from Shanbao Cave at Shennongjia, China. Science In China Series D-Earth Sciences 50, 228–235.

Wang, W., Potts, R., Yuan, B.Y., Huang, W.W., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Ditchfield, P., 2007. Sequence of mammalian fossils, including hominoid teeth, from the Bubing Basin caves, South China. Journal Of Human Evolution 52, 370–379.

Yang, X.L., Zhang, P.Z., Chen, F.H., Huh, C-A., Li, H.C., Cheng, H., Johnson, K.R., Liu, J.H., An, C.L., 2007. Modern stalagmite oxygen isotopic composition and its implications of climatic change from a high-elevation cave in the eastern Qinghai-Tibet Plateau over the past 50 years. Chinese Science Bulletin 52, 1238–1247.

Natawidjaja, D.H., Sieh, K., Galetzka, J., Suwargadi, B.W., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L. and Chlieh, M.  2007.  Interseismic deformation above the Sunda megathrust recorded in coral microatolls of the Mentawai islands, West Sumatra. J. Geophys. Res., 112, B02404, doi:10.1029/2006JB004450, 27p.

Treble, P.C., Schmitt, A.K., Edwards, R.L., McKeegan, K.D., Harrison, T.M., Grove, M.,  Cheng, H., Wang, Y.J., 2007. High resolution Secondary Ionisation Mass Spectrometry(SIMS) δ18O analyses of Hulu Cave speleothem at the time of Heinrich Event 1. Chemical Geology 238,197–212.

Natawidjaja, D.H., Sieh, K., Chlieh, M., Galetzka, J., Suwargadi, B.W., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Avouac, J.-P., Ward, S.N. 2006.  Source parameters of the great Sumatran megathrust earthquakes of 1797 and 1833 inferred from coral microatolls, J. Geophys. Res. 111, B06403, doi:10.1029/2005JB004025.

Sinha,A., Cannariato, K.G., Stott, L.D., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Yadava, M.G., Ramesh, R., Singh, I.B. 2007. A 900-year (600 to 1500 A.D.) record of the Indian summer monsoon precipitation from the core monsoon zone of India. Geophysical Research Letter. 34, L16707. DOI:10.1029/2007GL030431.

Shen, G.J., Wang, W., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L. 2007. Mass spectrometric U-series dating of Laibin hominid site in Guangxi, southern China. Journal of Archaeological Science 34,2109–2114.

Fritz, S.C., Baker, P.A. Seltzer, G.O., Ballantyne, A., Tapia, P., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L. 2007.Quaternary glaciation and hydrologic variation in the South American tropics as reconstructed from the Lake Titicaca drilling project. Quat. Res. 68, 410–420.

Wang, X.F., Auler, A.S., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., Ito, E., Solheid, M., Wang, Y.J., Kong, X.G. 2007. Millennial-scale precipitation changes in southern Brazil over the past 90,000 years.Geophysical Research Letter 34, L23701, doi:10.1029/2007GL031149, 2007.

Wang, X.F., Edwards, R.L., Auler, A.S., Cheng, H., Ito, E., 2007. Millennial-scale interhemispheric asymmetry of low-latitude precipitation: speleothem evidences and possible high-latitude forcing. American Geophysical Union Monograph. 173, 279–294.



Riker-Coleman, K.E., Gallup, C.D., Wallace, L.M., Webster, J.M., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L.  2006. Evidence of Holocene Uplift in East New Britain, Papua New Guinea.  Geophysical Research Letters 33, L18612, doi:10.1029/2006GL026596.

Verheyden, S., Baele, J.-M., Keppens, E., Genty, D., Cattani, O., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Zhang, H.C., Strijdonck, M.V., Quinif, Y., 2006. The Proserpine Stalagmite (Han-Sur-Lesse Cave, Belgium): Preliminary environmental interpretation of the last 1000 years as recorded in a layered speleothem. Geologica Belgica 9/3-4, 245–256.

Kelly, M.J., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., Yuan, D.-X., Cai, Y., Zhang, M.L., Lin, Y.S., and An, Z.S.  2006.  High resolution characterization of the Asian Monsoon between 146,000 and 99,000 years B.P. from Dongge Cave, China. Paleogeography, Paleoclimatology, Paleoecology, 236, 20–38.

Shao, X.H., Wang, Y.J., Cheng, H., Kong, X.G., Wu, J.Y., Edwards, R.L., 2006. Long-term trend and abrupt events of the Holocene Asian monsoon inferred from a stalagmite d18O record from Shennongjia in Central China. Chinese Science Bulletin 51, 1–8.

Wang, X.F., Auler, A.S., Edwards, R.L, Cheng, H., Ito, E., Solheid, M. 2006.Interhemispheric anti-phasing of rainfall during the last glacial period. Quat. Sic. Rev. 25, 3391–3403.

Cai, Y.J., An, Z.S., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Kelly, M.J., Liu, W.G., Wang, X.F., Shen, C.C. 2006. High-resolution absolute-dated Indian Monsoon record between 53 and 36 ka from Xiaobailong Cave, southwestern China. Geology, 34, 621–624.

Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Wang, Y.J., Kong, X.G., Ming, Y.F., C. D. Gallup, Kelly, M.J., Wang, X.F. and Liu, W.G. 2006. A penultimate glacial monsoon record from Hulu Cave and two-phase glacial terminations. Geology. 34, 217–220.



Sun, D.H., Gagan, M.K., Cheng, H., Scott-Gagan, H., Dykoski, C.A., Su, R.X., and Edwards, R.L.  2005.  Seasonal and interannual variability of the mid-Holocene East Asian monsoon in coral d18O records from the South China Sea. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 237, 69–84.

Vacco, D.A., Clark, P., Mix, A., Cheng, H., and Edwards, R.L.  2005.  A speleothem record of Younger Dryas cooling, Klamath Mountains, Oregon. Quaternary Research, 64, 249–256.

Kong, X.G., Wang, Y.J., Wu, J.Y., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L. and Wang, X.F. 2005. Complicated responses of stalagmite δ13C to climate change during the last glaciation from Hulu Cave, Nanjing, China. China. Science in China (D) 48, 2174–2181.

Taylor, F.W., Mann, P., Bevis, M.G., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., Cutler, K.B., Gray, S., Burr, G.S., Beck, W., Phillips, D.A., Cabioch, G., and Recy, J.  2005.  Rapid forearc uplift and subsidence caused by impinging bathymetric features:  Examples from the New Hebrides and Solomon Arcs. Tectonics, 24, Art. No. TC6005 NOV 15 2005.

Wang, Y.J., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., He, Y.Q., Kong,  X.G., An, Z.S., Wu, J.Y.,  Kelly, M.J., Dykosk, C.A., Li, X.D., 2005. The Holocene Asian monsoon: links to solar changes and North Atlantic climate. Science. 308, 854–857.

Balch, D.P. Cohen, A.S. Schnurrenberger, D.W. Haskell, B.J. Valero Garces B.L., Beck J.W., Cheng, H. Edwards, R.L., 2005. Ecosystem and Paleohydrological response to Quaternary climate change in the Bonne Valley Basin, Utah. Paleogeography, Paleoclimatology, Paleoecology. 221, 99–122.

Sinha, A., Cannariato, K.G., Stott, L.D., Li, H.-C., You, C.-F., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L.  2005. Variability of Southwest Indian summer monsoon precipitation during the Bølling-Allerød.Geology, 33, 813–816.

Asmerom, Y., DuFrane, A., Mukasa, S.B., Cheng, H., and Edwards, R.L.  2005. Time-scale of magma differentiation in arcs from protactinium-radium isotopic data. Geology, 33, 633–636.

Qin, J.M., Yuan, D.X., Cheng H., Lin Y.S., Zhang, M.L., Wang F.X., Edwards, R.L., Wang, H. Ran J.C. 2005. The Y. D. and climate abrupt events in the early and middle Holocene: Stalagmite oxygen isotope record from Maolan, Guizhou, China. Science in China (D) 48, 530–537.

程海,艾思本,王先锋,汪永进,孔兴功,袁道先,张美良,林玉石,覃嘉铭,谭 明,,冉景丞.2005 中国南方石笋氧同位素记录的重要意义. 第四纪研究, 25157163

蔡炳贵,程海,侯居峙,刘宏,王国安,刘东生.2005 云南石林地区土壤侵蚀的石笋记录与现代观测.第四纪研究, 25170175

Piló, L.B., Auler, A.S., Neves, W.A., Wang, X.F., Cheng, H., and Edwards, R.L., 2005.Geochronology, Sediment Provenance, and Fossil Emplacement at Sumidouro Cave, a Classic Late Pleistocene/Early Holocene Paleoanthropological Site in Eastern Brazil. Geoarchaeology: An International Journal, 20, 751–764.

张美良,覃嘉铭,张会领,程海,林玉石,杨琰,艾思本,朱晓燕.2005 云南寻甸中全新世 降温事件的石笋同位素记录. 地球与环境,3316–22

Li, H.C., Ku, T.L., You, C.F., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Ma, Z.B., Tsai, W.S., and Li, M.D.  2005.  Sr-87/Sr-86 and Sr/Ca in speleothems for paleoclimate reconstruction. Geochem. Cosmochim Acta, 69, 3933–3947.

Dykoski, C.A., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., Yuan, D.X., Cai, Y.J., Zhang, M.L., Lin, Y.S., An, Z.S., and Revenaugh, J.  2005.  A high resolution, absolute-dated Holocene and deglacial Asian monsoon record from Dongge Cave, China.  Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 233, 71–86.



Wang, X.F. Auler, A.S, Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., Cristalli, P.S., Smart, P.L., David A. Richards, D.A., Shen C.-C. 2004. Northeastern Brazil Wet Periods Linked to Distant Climate Anomalies and Rainforest Boundary Changes.Nature, 432, 740~743.

Hilman N., D., Sieh, K., Ward, S., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Galetzka, J., and Suwargadi, B.W. 2004.  Paleogeodetic records of seismic and aseismic subduction from central Sumatran microatolls.  Jour. Geophys. Res., 109, B4, B04306, 34p. doi:10.1029/2003JB002398

Yuan, D.X., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Dykoski, C.A., Kelly, M.J., Zhang, M.L., Qing, J.M., Lin, Y.S., Wang, Y.J., Wu, J.Y., Dorale, J.A., An, Z.S., Cai, Y.J., 2004. Timing, duration, and transitions of the Last Interglacial Asian Monsoon. Science 304, 575–578.

Cheng, H. 2004. Abrupt climate change: Disputr or Action. Chinese Science Bulltin 49, 1339–1344.

Auler, A.S., Wang, X.-F., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., Cristalli, P.S., Smart, P.L., and Richards, D.A. 2004.  Quaternary ecological and geomorphic changes associated with rainfall events in presently semiarid northeastern Brazil.  Jour. Quat. Sci. 19(7): 693–701.

Cutler, K.B., Gray, S.C., Burr, G.S., Edwards, R.L., Taylor, F.W., Cabioch, G., Beck, J.W., Cheng, H. and Moore, J.  2004.  Radiocarbon calibration to 50 ky B.P. with paired 14C and230Th dating of corals from Vanuatu and Papua New Guinea.  Radiocarbon 46, 1127–1160.

Piló, L.B., Auler, A.S., Neves, W.A., Wang, X.F., Cheng, H., and Edwards, R.L.  2004.  Revisitando a Lapa do Sumidouro:  Morco paleo-antropologico do Quaternario Americano.  Revista Barsileira de Palwontologia 7, 337–348.

Li, H.C., Ku, T.L., Paulsen, D., Wang, F., Chen, W.J., Yin, G.M., Cheng, H., and Edwards, R.L.  2004.  Paleoclimatic and paleomonsoonal variations in central China recorded by stable isotopic records of stalagmites from Buddha Cave, south Shanxi.  Seismology and Geology 22, 63–78.

Natawidjaja, D.H., Sieh, K., Ward, S.N., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Galetzka, J., and Suwargadi, B.W. 2004. Paleogeodetic records of seismic and aseismic subduction from central Sumatran microatolls.  Jour. Geophys. Res. 109, B4, B04306, 34p

Speed, R.C., Cheng, H. 2004.Evolution of marine terraces and sea level in the last interglacial, Cave Hill, Barbados. Geological Society of America Bulletin 116, 219–232.

Zhang, M.L., Yuan, D.X., Lin, Y.S., Qin, J.M., Bin, L., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L.  2004.  A 6000-year high-resolution climatic record from a stalagmite in Xianshui Cave, Guilin, China. Holocene 14, 697–702.

Zhang, M.L., Yuan, D.X., Lin, Y.S., Cheng, H., Qin, J.M., Zhang, H.L. 2004.The record of paleoclimatic change from stalagmites and the determination of termination II in the south of Guizhou Province, China. Science in China Ser D Earth Science 47, 1–12.

Edmonds, H.N., Moran, S.B., Cheng, H. and Edwards, R.L. 2004. 230Th and 231Pa in the Arctic Ocean: Implications for particle fluxes and basin-scale Th/Pa fractionation. Earth and Planent. Sci. Lett. 227, 155–167.

林玉石,袁道先,张美良,覃嘉铭,程海,王兆荣,冉景丞2004 洞穴石笋沉积 特徵 研究:以贵州荔波董歌洞4号石笋为例地球学报 25459466

覃嘉铭,袁道先,程海,林玉石,张美良,王福星,王华2004.新仙女木及全新世 早中期气候突变事件:贵州茂兰石笋氧同位素记录中国科学 D 地球科学 34 6974

覃嘉铭,袁道先,程海,林玉石,张美良,王华,冯玉梅,涂琳玲 2004 贵州都匀 七星洞石笋剖面晚更新世高分辨率的气候第层学. 第四纪研究 24(3) 319324.

张美良,程海,林玉石,覃嘉铭,张会领,涂琳玲,王华,冯玉梅2004. 贵州荔波 1.5万年以来石笋高分辨率古气候环境记录地球化学 33(1), 6574.

林玉石,张美良,程海,袁道先,覃嘉铭,王兆荣,冉景丞2004. 贵州荔波第四纪 晚近期石笋地质年表与气候事件.地学前缘  10(2), 341350.

张美良,程海,袁道先,林玉石,覃嘉铭,章程. 2004. 末次冰期贵州七星洞石笋 高分辨率 气候记录与Heinrich 事件 地球学报 25, 337344. 

张美良,程海,林玉石,覃嘉铭,王华,冯玉梅,涂林玲,张会领. 2004. 桂林地区 水南洞 1425 万年石笋的碳氧同位素记录和古气候重建古地理学报 6, 5768.

覃嘉铭,袁道先,程海,林玉石,张美良. 2004.贵州荔波董歌洞D3石笋碳氧稳定 同位素及微量元素记录的环境变化地球学报25, 625632.

覃嘉铭,袁道先,程海,林玉石,张美良,章程,王福星,王华,冯玉梅,涂林玲 张会领,冉景丞. 2004. 过去25 万年黔桂地区千年尺度 东亚季风气候的变化.中国岩溶 23, 261266.

Wehmiller, J.F., Simmons, K.R., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Martin-McNaughton, J., York, L.L., Krantz, D.E., and Shen, C.-C. 2004. Uranium-series coral ages from the US Atlantic Coastal Plain-the “80 kyr problem” revisited. Quaternary International. 120, 3–14.

Shen, G.J., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L. 2004. Mass Spectrometric U-series Dating of New Cave at Zhoukoudian, China. Journal of Archaeological Science 31, 337–342.

Hearty, P., Olson, S.L., Kaufman, D.S., Edwards, R.L., and Cheng, H. 2004. Stratigraphy and geochronology of pitfall accumulations in caves and fissures, Bermuda. Quaternary Science Reviews, 23, 1151–1171.



Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Wang, Y.J. 2003. U/Th and U/Pa Dating of Nanjing Man. Geological Journal of China University 9, 667–677.

Brook, G.A., Embabi, N.S., Ashour, M.M., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., Cowart, J.B., and Dabous, A.A.  2003. Djara Cave in the Western Desert of Egypt:  Morphology and evidence of Quaternary climatic change.  Cave and Karst Science 29, 57–66.

Brook, G.A., Embabi, N.S., Ashour, M.M., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., Cowart, J.B., and Dabous, A.A.  2003. Quaternary environmetal change in the Western Desert of Egypt: Evidence from cave speleothems, spring tufas and playa sediments. Z. Geomorph. N.E. 131, 59–87.

Kong, X.G., Wang, Y.J., Wu, J.Y., Cheng, H. 2003. A continuous 3000-year precipitation record of ENSO variability during LGM from a stalagmite in Nanjing. Chinese Sci. Bull. 48, 480–484.

Cobb, K.M., Charles, C.D., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L. 2003.Elniño / Southern Oscillation and tropical Pacific climate during the last millennium. Nature 424, 271-276.

Edwards, R.L., Gallup, C.D., Cutler, K.B., and Cheng, H. 2003.  Geochemical Evidence for Quaternary Sea Level Changes, Chapter 17, v.6, in Treatise on Geochemistry, H.D. Holland and K.K. Turekian: Executive Editors, H. Elderfield: Volume 6.

Edwards, R.L., Gallup, C.D., and Cheng, H. 2003.  Uranium-series Dating of Marine and Lacustrine Carbonates.  In Mineralogical Society of America, Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry v52:  Uranium-Series Geochemistry, B. Bourdon, G. Henderson, C. Lundstrom, and S. Turner, editors, Chapter 9, p. 363–406.

Reagan, M.K., Sims, K.W.W., Erich, J., Thomas, R.B., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Layne, G., and Ball, L. 2003 Time-scales of Differentiation from Mafic Parents to Rhyolite in North American Continental Arcs. J. Petrology 44, 1703–1726.

Cobb, K.M., Charles, C.D. Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Kastner, M. 2003. U/Th-dating living and fossil corals from the central tropical Pacific: the initial Th correction and its uncertainties.Earth and Planent. Sci. Lett. 210, 91–103.

张美良,林玉石,覃嘉铭,章程,涂林玲,程海. 2003. 黔南七星洞石笋古气候变化记录及末次间冰期终止点的确定沉积学报 21, 473481.

张美良,袁道先,林玉石,覃嘉铭,章程,程海. 2003. 桂林响水洞6.00 ka BP以来 石笋高分辨率的气候记录地球学报 24, 439444.

Hou, J.Z., Tan, M., Cheng, H., Liu, D.S. 2003. Stable isotope records of plant cover change and monsoon variation in the past 2200 years: evidence from laminated stalagmites in Beijing, China. Boreas 32, 304–313.

Shen, C.C., Cheng, H. Edwards, R.L, Moran, S.B, Edmonds, H.N., Hoff, J.A. and Thomas R.B. 2003. Measurement of Attogram Quantities of 231Pa in Dissolved and Particulate Fractions of Seawaterby Isotope Dilution Thermal Ionization Mass Spectroscopy. Analytical Chemistry 75, 1075–1079.

Cutler, K.B., Edwards, L.R., Taylor, F.W., Cheng H., Adkins, J., Gallup C.D., Cutler, P.M., Burr G.S. and Bloom, A.L. 2003. Rapid sea-level fall and deep-ocean temperature change since the last interglacial period, Earth and Planent. Sci. Lett. 206, 253–271.



Adkins, J.F., Griffin, S., Kashgarian, M., Cheng, H., Druffel E.R.M., Boyle, E.A., Edwards, L.R. and Shen, C.C. 2002. Radiocarbon Dating of Deep-Sea Corals. Radiocarbon 44, 567–580.

Kuang, R.Y., Wang, Y.J., Zhang, X.G., Cheng, H. 2002. Implications for soil environment from uranium isotopes of stalagmites. Chinese Sci. Bull. 47, 1653–1658.

Thomas, R.B., Hirschmann, M.M., Cheng, H., Reagan, M.K., and Edwards, R.L. 2002. ( 231 Pa/ 235 U)-( 230 Th/ 238 U) of young mafic volcanic rocks from Nicaragua and Costa Rica and the influence of flux melting on U-series systematics of arc lavas. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 66, 4287–4309.

Wu, J.Y., Wang, Y.J., Cheng, H., Chen, J. 2002. A high-resolution stalagmite O-C isotope record from Nanjing and its rapid response to climatic events, Chinese Science Bulletin 47, 139–142.

张美良,林玉石,覃嘉铭,程海. 2002. 黔南洞穴石笋古气候变化记录及终止点 确定中国科学 (D) 32 942–950.

程海. 2002. 铀系年代学新进展ICP-MS 230Th测年第四纪研究,22292.

谭明,侯居峙,程海2002. 定量重建气候历史的石笋年层方法第四纪研究, 22209–219.

石丽,金幸生,程海,沈冠军. 2002. 浙江桐庐人类头骨的铀系年代人类学学报 21323324.

况润元,汪永进,张向华,程海. 2002. 石笋铀同位素组成对土壤环境变化的指示科学通报  4710221026.

Wang, Y.J., Wu, J. Y., Liu, D.B., Cai ,Y., Cheng, H. 2002. A quick cooling event of the East Asian monsoon responding to Heinrich Event 1: Evidence from stalagmiteδ18O records. Science in China (series D) 45, 88–96.

Gallup, C.D., Cheng, H., F. Taylor, W., and Edwards, R. L. 2002. Direct Determination of the Timing of Sea Level Change During Termination II. Science 295, 310–313.

Shen, C.C., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H., Dorale, J.A., Thomas, R.B., Moran, S.B., Weinstein, S.E., and Hirschmann, M. 2002.  Uranium and thorium isotopic and concentration measurements by magnetic sector inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry.  Analytical Chemistry 185, 165–178.



Musgrove, M.L., Banner, J.L., Mack, L.E., Combs, D.M., James, E.W., Cheng, H. and Edwards, R.L. 2001. Geochronology of Late Pleistocene to Holocene speleothems from Central Texas: Implications for regional paleoclimate. Geological Society of America Bulletin 113, 1532–1543.

Wang, Y.J., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., An, Z.S., Wu, J.Y., Shen, C.-C., and Dorale, J.A. 2001. A high-resolution absolute-dated late Pleistocene monsoon record from Hulu Cave, China. Science, 294, 2345–2348.

侯居峙,谭明,程海 R. L. Edwards,郑伟,沈凛梅,张军. 2001. 本溪水洞石笋微层 年代学初步研究 .中国科学  31387392.

吴江滢,汪永进,程海,陈骏. 2001. 南京汤山石笋高分辨率氧碳同位素记录对气候事件的快速响应科学通报 461307–1311.

Shen, G.J., Ku, T-L., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., Yuan, Z.X. and Wang, Q. 2001. High-precision U-series Dating of Locality 1 at Zhoukoudian, China. Journal of Human Evolution 41, 679–688.



Cheng, H., Adkins, J.F., Edwards R.L., and Boyle, E.A. 2000. U-Th dating of deep-sea corals. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 64, 2401–2416.

Cheng, H., R.L. Edwards, Hoff, J., Gallup, C.D., Richards, D.A. and Asmerom Y. 2000. The half-life of uranium-234 and thorium-230. Chemical Geology 169, 17–33.

Asmerom, Y., Cheng, H., Thomas, R.B., Hirschmann, M., and Edwards, R.L. 2000. Melting of the lithospheric mantle inferred from protactinium-thorium-uranium isotope data. Nature 406, 293–296.

李红春,顾德隆,D. Paulsen,王非,陈文寄,尹功明,程海R.L. Edwards. 2000. 陕南石笋稳定同位素记录中的古气候和古季风信息.地震地质 22(增刊)6378.

Walter, R.C., Buffler, R.T., Bruggemann, J.H., Guillaume, M.M., Berhe, S.M., Negassi, B., Libsekal, Y., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L. von Cosel, R., Neraudeau, D., Gagnon, M., and Yemane, T. 2000.  Early human occupation of the Red Sea coast of Eritrea during the last interglacial.  Nature 405, 65–69.

谭明,程海R.L.Edwards, . 2000.甚年轻石笋的TIMS–230Th定年及其年层确定第四纪研究,20391.



Merritts, D., Eby, R., Harris, R., Edwards, R.L. and Cheng, H. 1999. Variable rates of late Quaternary surface uplift across the Banda Arc - Australian Plate Collision Zone, Eastern Indonesia. In Geological Society, London, Special Publication No. 146: Coastal Tectonics, S.I. and Vita-Finzi, C., eds., 394, 213–224.

周春林,汪永进,程海刘泽纯. 1999. 论南京直立人化石的年代人类学学报 18256262.

沈冠军,林冰,袁振新,程海Edwards,R.L. 1999. 周口店新洞遗址年代位子新证据。龙骨 坡史前文化,1141147.

汪永进Cheng, H. 陆从伦. 1999.南京汤山洞碳酸盐沉积物的热电离质谱铀系年代科学通报44(14) 15481551.

Grant, L.B., Mueller, K.J., Gath, E.M., Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L., and Kennedy, G.L. 1999. An active blind thrust fault in Orange County, southern Los Angeles basin, California.  Geology27, 1031–1034.

Wang, Y.J., Cheng, H., Conglun, L.. 1999. TIMS U-series ages of speleothems from the Tangshan caves, Nanjing, Chinese Science Bulletin 44, 1987–1991

Hearty, P., Kindler, P., Cheng, H., and Edwards R.L. 1999.Evidence for a +20 m sea level in the mid-Pleistocene.  Geology 27, 375–378.



ChengH., Edwards, R.L., Murrell M.T., and Benjamin, T.M. 1998. Uranium-thorium- protactinium dating systematics. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 62: 3437–3452.

Adkins, J.F., Cheng, H., Boyle, E.A., Druffel, E.R.M., and Edwards, R.L. 1998. Deep-sea coral evidence for rapid change in ventilation of the deep North Atlantic 15400 years ago. Science280, 725–728.



Edwards, R.L., ChengH., Murrell, M.T., and Benjamin, T.M. 1997. Protactinium dating of Carbonates by thermal ionization mass spectrametry: Implications for Quaternary climate change.Science 276, 782–786.

Cheng, H., Edwards, R.L. and Wang, Y. J. 1997. U/Th and U/Pa Dating of Nanjing Man. EOS Transactions, 1997 Fall Meeting, 78, F787.

Chung, S.L., Cheng, H., Jahn, B-M., O'Reilly, S.Y., Zhu, B.Q., 1997, Major and trace element, and Sr-Nd isotope constraints on the origin of Paleogene volcanism in South China prior to the South China Sea opening. Lithos 40, 203–220.




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