Zhu Zhuoyi

Job Title: 
Associate Professor
Research Interests: 
Dissolved oxygen in the water column
Zhongshan N. Road 3663,Shanghai 200062, China


B.S. in Chemistry. Department of Chemistry, East China Normal University,
Thesis: Dissolved inorganic nutrients in Huangpu and Suzhou River, Shanghai: a seasonal and spatial variation.

Ph D. in Physical Geography. State Key Laboratory of Estuarine and Coastal Research, East China Normal University;
Thesis: Hypoxia in the Changjiang estuary and its adjacent area---started with phytoplankton pigments.
Supervisor: Jing Zhang.

Department of biology, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China
Supervisor: Xiu-Zhen Li

State Key Laboratory of Estuarine and Coastal Research (SKLEC), East China Normal University, Shanghai, China.
Assistant Professor

State Key Laboratory of Estuarine and Coastal Research (SKLEC), East China Normal University, Shanghai, China.
Associate Professor


Edited book section (in cooperation with other coauthors):

Wu, Y., Zhu, Z.Y., Bao, H.Y., Gan, S.C. and Zhang, J., 2015. Organic matter and biomarkers of the Changjiang Estuary and East China Sea shelf. In: J. Zhang (Editor), Ecological continuum from the Changjiang (Yangtze River) watersheds to the East China Sea continental margin. Springer, Heidelberg, pp. 119-135.

Zhang, J., Wu, Y., Zhang, G.L. and Zhu, Z.Y., 2014. Carbon biogeochemistry in the continuum of the Changjiang (Yangtze) River watersheds across the East China Sea. In: T. Bianchi, M. Allison and W.J. Cai (Editors), Biogeochemical dynamics at major river-coastal interfaces: Linkages with global change. Cambridge University Press, New York, pp. 237-273.



April, 2004: Sixth West Pacific international symposium, oral presentation, title: “Distribution of Particulate Organic Carbon in the PN section of East China Sea”; Hangzhou, China.

Sep. 2007: Second global conference on large marine ecosystem, poster, title: Application of phytoplankton pigments in study of the biogeochemical process of hypoxia in the Changjiang estuary; Qingdao, China

Oct. 2007: IMBER/LOICZ Continental Margins open science conference, poster, title: Phytoplankton pigments distribution and gradients in the sediment of the Changjiang estuary; Shanghai, China

May, 2008: Seventh West Pacific international symposium, oral presentation, title: “Influencing factors of hypoxia in the Changjiang Estuary”; Sabah, Malaysia

Nov. 2011: The 5th China-Japan-Korea IMBER Symposium, oral presentation, title: “Oxygen depletion off the Changjiang (Yangtze River) Estuary”; Shanghai, China

Apr. 2012: General Assembly 2012 of the European Geosciences Union, poster, title: “Particulate organic matter in the northwest East China Sea: Implications from amino acids enantiomers”, Vienna, Austria


Other experiences:

August 2008: participating the summer school in Turkey (Analysis of end to end food webs and Biogeochemical Cycles: Training for young marine scientists, 11-16 August 2008, METU, Ankara, Turkey).

Nov.-Dec. 2008: German ANT 25-1 cruises (R/V: Polarstern; from Bermerhaven to Cape town)

May 2011: national 973 project cruise (R/V Shiyan 3) to the whole East China Sea (Chief scientist)

Aug., 2012: Arctic investigation to the Kings Bay and Ny-Alsund (Svalbard, Norway)

Other field work: participating cruises (China seas and river drainage basins) for more than 25 times

Marine Organic Geochemistry
Zhu, J.R., Zhu, Z.Y., Lin, J., Wu, H. and Zhang, J., 2015. Distribution of hypoxia and pycnocline off the Changjiang Estuary, China. Journal of Marine Systems: in press.
Zhu, Z.-Y., Liu, S.-M., Wu, Y., Li, Y., Zhang, J. and Hu, J., 2015. Phytoplankton Dynamics and Its Further Implication for Particulate Organic Carbon in Surface Waters of a Tropical/Subtropical Estuary. Estuaries and Coasts, 38(3): 905-916.
Gašparović, B., Frka, S., Koch, B.P., Zhu, Z.Y., Bracher, A., Lechtenfeld, O.J., Neogi, S.B., Lara, R.J. and Kattner, G., 2014. Factors influencing particulate lipid production in the East Atlantic Ocean. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers(89): 56-67.
Zhu, Z.Y., Wu, Y., Zhang, J., Dittmar, T., Li, Y., Shao, L. and Ji, Q., 2014. Can primary production contribute non-labile organic matter in the sea: Amino acid enantiomers along the coast south of the Changjiang Estuary in May. Journal of Marine Systems, 129: 343-349.
Zhu, Z.Y., Wu, Y., Zhang, J., Du, J.Z. and Zhang, G.S., 2014. Reconstruction of anthropogenic eutrophication in the region off the Changjiang Estuary and central Yellow Sea: From decades to centuries. Continental Shelf Research, 72: 152-162.
Wu, Y., Bao, H.Y., Unger, D., Herbeck, L.S., Zhu, Z.Y., Zhang, J. and Jennerjahn, T.C., 2013. Biogeochemical behavior of organic carbon in a small tropical river and estuary, Hainan, China. Continental Shelf Research, 57: 32-43.
Zhu, Z.Y., Zhang, J., Wu, Y., Zhang, Y.Y., Lin, J. and Liu, S.M., 2011. Hypoxia off the Changjiang (Yangtze River) Estuary: Oxygen depletion and organic matter decomposition. Marine Chemistry, 125(1-4): 108-116.
Yu, H., Wu, Y., Zhang, J., Deng, B. and Zhu, Z.Y., 2011. Impact of extreme drought and the Three Gorges Dam on transport of particulate terrestrial organic carbon in the Changjiang (Yangtze) River. Journal of Geophysical Research, 116: F04029.
Zhu, Z.Y., Ng, W.M., Liu, S.M., Zhang, J., Chen, J.C. and Wu, Y., 2009. Estuarine phytoplankton dynamics and shift of limiting factors: A study in the Changjiang (Yangtze River) Estuary and adjacent area. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 84(3): 393-401.
Zhu, Z.Y., Zhang, J., Wu, Y. and Lin, J., 2006. Bulk particulate organic carbon in the East China Sea: Tidal influence and bottom transport. Progress in Oceanography, 69(1): 37-60.
Zhu, Z.Y., Wu, Y., Zhang, J. and Wei, H., 2005. Spatial and temporal variation of particulate organic carbon in the PN section of East China Sea. Acta Oceanologica Sinica, 24(5): 89-99.