Dr. Zhen Xu

Watershed Sciences

Postdoctoral Fellow

Zhen Xu

Contact Information

Email: zhen_xu@usu.edu


Dr. Zhen Xu is a postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Watershed Sciences of Utah State University. He holds a PhD in renewable natural resources and a master’s degree in applied statistics from Louisiana State University. He is interested in cycles of crucial elements across rivers, lakes, impoundments, estuaries and marine ecosystems and their interactions with other substances and organisms. His current work focuses on the development of a sediment fingerprinting database for the Mississippi River Basin.