Zheng-Xiang Li

Professor

  • The University of Western Australia (M004), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 12579 Citations
  • 41 h-Index
1992 …2018
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Research Output 1992 2018

2018

1.39 Ga mafic dyke swarm in southwestern Yilgarn Craton marks Nuna to Rodinia transition in the West Australian Craton

Stark, J. C., Wang, X. C., Li, Z. X., Denyszyn, S. W., Rasmussen, B. & Zi, J. W., 1 Oct 2018, In : Precambrian Research. 316, p. 291-304 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rodinia
dike swarm
Tectonics
craton
Geochronology
1 Citations

First evidence of Archean mafic dykes at 2.62 Ga in the Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia: Links to cratonisation and the Zimbabwe Craton

Stark, J. C., Wilde, S. A., Söderlund, U., Li, Z. X., Rasmussen, B. & Zi, J. W., 1 Oct 2018, In : Precambrian Research. 317, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

craton
Archean
Gold deposits
Tectonics
Delamination
2 Citations

In situ U-Pb geochronology and geochemistry of a 1.13 Ga mafic dyke suite at Bunger Hills, East Antarctica: The end of the Albany-Fraser Orogeny

Stark, J. C., Wang, X. C., Li, Z. X., Rasmussen, B., Sheppard, S., Zi, J. W., Clark, C., Hand, M. & Li, W. X., 1 Jun 2018, In : Precambrian Research. 310, p. 76-92 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geochronology
Geochemistry
Tectonics
geochronology
orogeny
2017
9 Citations

Proterozoic tectonics of Hainan Island in supercontinent cycles: New insights from geochronological and isotopic results

Yao, W., Li, Z-X., Li, W-X. & Li, X-H., Mar 2017, In : Precambrian Research. 290, p. 86-100 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citations

Revisiting Mesozoic felsic intrusions in eastern South China: spatial and temporal variations and tectonic significance

Zhu, K-Y., Li, Z-X., Xia, Q-K., Xu, X-S., Wilde, S. A. & Chen, H-L., Dec 2017, In : Lithos. 294, p. 147-163 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations

Thermochronological record of Middle–Late Jurassic magmatic reheating to Eocene rift-related rapid cooling in the SE South China Block

Tao, N., Li, Z. X., Danišík, M., Evans, N. J., Batt, G. E., Li, W-X., Pang, C-J., Jourdan, F., Xu, Y-G. & Liu, L. P., 1 Jun 2017, In : Gondwana Research. 46, p. 191-203 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eocene
Jurassic
cooling
granite
zircon
2016
2 Citations

Climatic and tectonic controls on Late Triassic to Middle Jurassic sedimentation in northeastern Guangdong Province, South China

Pang, C-J., Li, Z-X., Xu, Y-G., Wen, S-N. & Krapez, B., 23 May 2016, In : Tectonophysics. 677, p. 68-87 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations

Early Mesozoic ferroan (A-type) and magnesian granitoids in eastern South China: Tracing the influence of flat-slab subduction at the western Pacific margin

Zhu, K-Y., Li, Z-X., Xu, X-S., Wilde, S. A. & Chen, H-L., Jan 2016, In : Lithos. 240, p. 371-381 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations

SIMS zircon U-Pb ages, geochemistry and Nd-Hf isotopes of ca. 1.0 Ga mafic dykes and volcanic rocks in the Huili area, SW China: Origin and tectonic significance

Zhu, W-G., Zhong, H., Li, Z-X., Bai, Z-J. & Yang, Y-J., Feb 2016, In : Precambrian Research. 273, p. 67-89 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations

Tectonostratigraphic history of the Ediacaran-Silurian Nanhua foreland basin in South China

Yao, W-H. & Li, Z-X., 2 Apr 2016, In : Tectonophysics. 674, p. 31-51 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2015
25 Citations

Paleogene post-collisional lamprophyres in western Yunnan, western Yangtze Craton: Mantle source and tectonic implications

Lu, Y., Mccuaig, C., Li, Z-X., Jourdan, F., Hart, C. J. R., Hou, Z. Q. & Tang, S. H., 15 Sep 2015, In : Lithos. 233, p. 139–161

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Tectonics
mantle source
lava
Paleogene
craton
14 Citations

Was there a Cambrian ocean in South China? - Insight from detrital provenance analyses

Yao, W. H., Li, Z-X. & Li, W. X., Jan 2015, In : Geological Magazine. 152, 1, p. 184-191 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

provenance
ocean
sandstone
detritus
zircon
2010

Geochronology and Geochemistry of Post-collisional Cenozoic Alkali-rich Porphyries in Eastern Tibetan Plateau, Yunnan, China

Lu, Y., Hart, C., Mccuaig, C., Cawood, P., Li, Z-X. & Hou, Z., 2010, Abstract No 98 of the 20th Australian Geological Convention. Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Geological Society of Australia, Vol. 98. p. 321

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Magmatic-hydrothermal duration and Magmatic Evolution of Post-collisional Alkalic Porphyry Mineral Systems, Eastern Tibetan Plateau, Yunnan, China

Lu, Y., Hart, C., Mccuaig, C., Kerrich, R., Li, Z-X. & Hou, Z., 2010, Society of Economic Geologists Conference, 2010. Colorado, USA: Society of Economic Geologists, Vol. 1. p. A33

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

2008
259 Citations
Rodinia
diabase
magmatism
Rocks
rifting

Ar-40/Ar-39 UV laser dating, EBSD and EMP analysis of 1040-940 Ma metamorphic/deformation/cooling events recorded in Sibao Orogen white micas, South China

Wartho, J. -A., Li, Z-X., Occhipinti, S. A. & Reddy, S., Jul 2008, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 72, 12, p. A1006-A1006 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract/Meeting Abstract

1510 Citations

Assembly, configuration, and break-up history of Rodinia: A synthesis

Li, Z-X., Bogdanova, S. V., Collins, A. S., Davidson, A., De Waele, B., Ernst, R. E., Fitzsimons, I. C. W., Fuck, R. A., Gladkochub, D. P., Jacobs, J., Karlstrom, K. E., Lu, S., Natapov, L. M., Pease, V., Pisarevsky, S., Thrane, K. & Vernikovsky, V., 2008, In : Precambrian Research. 160, 1-2, p. 179-210

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rodinia
supercontinent
Laurentia
history
mantle
2007
90 Citations

Age and origin of middle Neoproterozoic mafic magmatism in southern Yangtze Block and relevance to the break-up of Rodinia

Zhou, J., Li, X-H., Ge, W. & Li, Z-X., 2007, In : Gondwana Research. 12, 1-2, p. 184-197

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rodinia
ocean island basalt
mantle source
magmatism
diabase
85 Citations

An early Paleoproterozoic high-K intrusive complex in southwestern Tarim Block, NW China: Age, geochemistry, and tectonic implications

Zhang, C-L., Li, X-H., Li, Z-X., Yu, H-F. & Ye, H-M., 2007, In : Gondwana Research. 12, 1-2, p. 101-112

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

geochemistry
crust
tectonics
partial melting
Archean
359 Citations

Contrasting zircon Hf and O isotopes in the two episodes of Neoproterozoic granitoids in South China: Implications for growth and reworkihg of continental crust

Zheng, Y-F., Zhang, S-B., Zhao, Z-F., Wu, Y-B., Li, X., Li, Z-X. & Wu, F-Y., 2007, In : Lithos. 96, 1-2, p. 127-150

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Isotopes
continental crust
zircon
supercontinent
isotope
207 Citations

Early history of the eastern Sibao Orogen (South China) during the assembly of Rodinia: New mica40Ar/39Ar dating and SHRIMP U-Pb detrital zircon provenance constraints

Li, Z. X., Wartho, J. A., Occhipinti, S., Zhang, C. L., Li, X. H., Wang, J. & Bao, C., 25 Oct 2007, Precambrian Research. p. 79-94 16 p. (Precambrian Research; vol. 159).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Rodinia
provenance
zircon
schist
muscovite
987 Citations
slab
subduction
orogeny
basin
continental interior
160 Citations

Neoproterozoic ultramafic-mafic-carbonatite complex and grantoids in Quruqtagh of northeastern Tarim Block, western China: Geochronology, geochemistry and tectonic implications

Zhang, C-L., Li, X-H., Li, Z-X., Lu, S-N., Ye, H-M. & Li, H-M., 2007, In : Precambrian Research. 152, 3-4, p. 149-169

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearings (structural)
Geochronology
Geochemistry
carbonatite
Tectonics
255 Citations
orogeny
zircon
rock
Rodinia
tonalite
8 Citations

Understanding dual goechemical characters in a geological context for the Gaojiacun intrusion: Response to Munteanu and Yao's discussion

Li, X-H., Li, Z-X., Sinclair, J. A., Li, W-X. & Carter, G., 2007, In : Precambrian Research. 155, p. 328-332

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

401 Citations
slab
zircon
Jurassic
Igneous rocks
batholith
2006
174 Citations

Geochemistry of the 755 Ma Mundine Well dyke swarm, northwestern Australia: Part of a Neoproterozoic mantle superplume beneath Rodinia?

Li, X-H., Li, Z-X., Wingate, M., Chung, S-L., Liu, Y., Lin, G-C. & Li, W-X., 2006, In : Precambrian Research. 146, 1-2, p. 1-15

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rodinia
Geochemistry
dike swarm
diabase
Extrapolation
252 Citations

Initiation of the Indosinian Orogeny in South China : Evidence for a Permian Magmatic Arc on Hainan Island

Li, X-H., Li, Z-X., Li, W-X. & Wang, Y., 2006, In : Journal of Geology. 114, 3, p. 341-353

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

continental arc
orogeny
magmatism
Permian
active margin
215 Citations
Rodinia
orogeny
Alkalies
basin
Geochronology
74 Citations

Neoproterozoic Bimodal Intrusive Complex in the Southwestern Tarim Block, Northwest China: Age, Geochemistry, and Implications for the Rifting of Rodinia

Zhang, C-L., Li, Z-X., Li, X-H., Ye, H., Wang, A. & Guo, K-Y., 2006, In : International Geology Review. 48, 2, p. 112-128

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rodinia
rifting
granite
geochemistry
gabbro
58 Citations

New Precambrian palaeomagnetic constraints on the position of the North China Block in Rodinia

Zhang, S., Li, Z-X. & Wu, H., 2006, In : Precambrian Research. 144, 3-4, p. 213-238

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rodinia
Poles
Precambrian
Laurentia
Sandstone
168 Citations

Revisiting the "Yanbian Terrane": Implications for Neoproterozoic tectonic evolution of the western Yangtze Block, South China

Li, X-H., Li, Z-X., Sinclair, J. A., Li, W-X. & Carter, G., 2006, In : Precambrian Research. 151, 1-2, p. 14-30

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tectonics
tectonic evolution
terrane
Rocks
Igneous rocks
2005
143 Citations

Formation of the Jinchuan ultramafic intrusion and the world's third largest Ni-Cu sulfide deposit: Associated with the ~825 Ma south China mantle plume?

Li, X. H., Su, L., Chung, S-L., Li, Z-X., Liu, Y., Song, B. & Liu, D. Y., 2005, In : Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems. 6, p. online - approx 5-20pp

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfides
mantle plume
intrusion
plumes
sulfides
223 Citations

Neoproterozoic bimodal magmatism in the Cathaysia Block of South China and its tectonic significance

Li, W-X., Li, X-H. & Li, Z-X., 2005, In : Precambrian Research. 136, 1, p. 51-66

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Volcanic rocks
Tectonics
magmatism
volcanic rock
tectonics
36 Citations

New paleomagnetic results from the Yangzhuang Formation of the Jixian System, North China, and tectonic implications

Wu, H., Zhang, S., Li, Z-X., Li, H. & Dong, J., 2005, In : Science Bulletin. 50, 14, p. 1483-1489

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

apparent polar wander path
remagnetization
tectonics
Baltica
Laurentia
2004
159 Citations
Rodinia
supercontinent
equators
tropical regions
glaciation
21 Citations

Reply to the comment: Mantle plume-, but not arc-related Neoproterozoic magmatism in South China

Li, X. H., Li, Z-X., Ge, W., Zhou, H., Li, W., Liu, Y. & Wingate, M., 2004, In : Precambrian Research. 132, p. 405-407

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2003
7 Citations

Assembly and break-up of Rodinia and Gondwana: evidence from Eurasia and Gondwana: Introduction

Yoshida, M., Kampunzu, A. B., Li, Z-X. & Watanabe, T., 2003, In : Gondwana Research. 6, 2, p. 139-142

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

A tectonic overview of the South China Book

Li, Z-X., Li, X., Wang, J. & Zhang, S., 2003, From Sibao Orogenesis to Nanhua Rifting: Late Precambrian Tectonic History of Eastern South China - An Overview. Li, Z. X., Wang, J., Li, X. & Zhang, S. (eds.). Beijing, China: Geological Publishing House, p. 1-13

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Editorial Precambrian tectonics of East Asia and relevance to supercontinent evolution

Li, Z-X., Cho, M. & Li, X. H., 2003, In : Precambrian Research. 122, p. 1-6

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

From Sibao Orogensis to Nanhua Rifting: Late Precambrian Tectonic History of Eastern South China - An overview and Field Guide

Li, Z-X., Wang, J., Li, X. & Zhang, S., 2003, Beijing, China: Geological Publishing House.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book/Anthology

837 Citations

Geochronology of Neoproterozoic syn-rift magmatism in the Yangtze Craton, South China and correlations with other continents: evidence for a mantle superplume that broke up Rodinia

Li, Z-X., Li, X. H., Kinny, P. D., Wang, J., Zhang, S. & Zhou, H., 2003, In : Precambrian Research. 122, 1-4, p. 85-109

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geochronology
Rodinia
Trace Elements
Rare earth elements
geochronology
579 Citations

History of Neoproterozoic rift basins in South China: implications for Rodinia break-up

Wang, J. & Li, Z-X., 2003, In : Precambrian Research. 122, 1-4, p. 141-158

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rodinia
Deposits
Carbonates
history
basin

Magmatic record and tectonic significance

Li, X., Li, W. & Li, Z-X., 2003, From Sibao Orogenesis to Nanhua Rifting: Late Precambrian Tectonic History of Eastern South China - An Overview and Fiel. Li, Z. X., Wang, J., Li, X. & Zhang, S. (eds.). Beijing, China: Geological Publishing House, p. 14-25

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

610 Citations

Neoproterozoic granitoids in South China: crustal melting above a mantle plume at ca. 825 Ma?

Li, X. H., Li, Z-X., Ge, W., Zhou, H., Li, W., Liu, Y. & Wingate, M., 2003, In : Precambrian Research. 122, 1-4, p. 45-83

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearings (structural)
mantle plume
granodiorite
Geodynamics
Melting
21 Citations

Palaeomagnetic results from the ca. 1130 Ma Borgmassivet intrusions in the Ahlmannryggen region of Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica, and tectonic implications

Jones, D. L., Bates, M. P., Li, Z-X., Corner, B. & Hodgkinson, G., 2003, In : Tectonophysics. 375, 1-4, p. 247-260

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antarctic regions
intrusion
craton
tectonics
poles

Paleomagnetic data and their paleogeographic implications

Zhang, S., Li, Z-X., Dong, J. & Wang, J., 2003, From Sibao Orogenesis to Nanhua Rifting: Late Precambrian Tectonic History of Eastern South China - An Overvi. Li, Z. X., Wang, J., Li, X. & Zhang, S. (eds.). Beijing, China: Geological Publishing House, p. 40-47

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

86 Citations

SHRIMP U-Pb zircon age, geochemistry and Nd isotope of the Guandaoshan pluton in SW Sichuan: Petrogenesis and tectonic significance

Li, X., Li, Z-X., Zhou, H., Liu, Y., Liang, X. & Li, W., 2003, In : Science in China Series D: Earth Science. 46, Supp. 1, p. 73-83

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

petrogenesis
pluton
zircon
geochemistry
isotope

Stratigraphic and sedimentological records of the Neoproterozoic rift basins in southern China

Wang, J., Li, Z-X., Duan, T., Zhang, S., Bao, C., Gao, Y. & Mou, C., 2003, From Sibao Orogenesis to Nanhua Rifting: Late Precambrian Tectonic History of Eastern South China - An Overview...... Li, Z. X., Wang, J., Li, X. & Zhang, S. (eds.). Beijing, China: Geological Publishing House, p. 26-39

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter