Yongli Gao, Ph.D.
Amy Shelton and V. H. McNutt Distinguished Professorship in Geology
Phone: (210) 458-7029
Areas of Specialization
- Environmental Geology
Ph.D. in Geology; University of Minnesota
M.S. in Computer Science, University of Minnesota
M.S. in Geochemistry, Beijing University
B.S.in Geology, Beijing University
Dr. Gao’s research includes studies of hydroclimate and extreme weather, speleothem-based climate records, hazard assessment and remediation in karst areas, ecohydrology and sustainability in arid regions, dynamics of sea ice production in the polar regions, and carbon cycle before the Great Oxidation Event.