Qiang Shi

Research Associate

email: qshi@dal.ca
campus location: SOSB Rm. 2-37

Educational Background

  • 2009-2013:      Ph.D in Department of Marine Biogeochemistry (FB2-CH) of Geomar, CAU-Kiel (Germany)
  • 2003-2008 :     Diploma in Department of Chemistry Diploma of CAU-Kiel, Germany
  • 1997-2001:      Bachelor  in Department of Biochemistry of the East China university of Science and Technology, China

Research Interests

  • Source of  halogen compounds (CH3I, CHBr3 etc) in surface ocean
  • Sea-to-air exchange of trace gases
  • Degradation of methyl iodide in the surface ocean
  • Oceanic long-term observation


Shi, Q., & Wallace, D. (2018). A 3-year time series of volatile organic iodocarbons in Bedford Basin, Nova Scotia: A northwestern Atlantic fjord. Ocean Science, 14(6), 1385–1403. doi: 10.5194/os-14-1385-2018

Ibrahim Sadiek, Qiang ShiDouglas Wallace, Gernot Friedrichs. "Quantitative Mid-Infrared Cavity Ringdown Detection of Methyl Iodide for Monitoring Applications." Analytical Chemistry (2017). doi: 10.1021/acs.analchem.7b01970 

Shi, Q., Marandino, C., Petrick, G., Quack, B., and Wallace, D. ( 2014), A time series of incubation experiments to examine the production and loss of CH3I in surface seawater, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 119, 8242– 8254, doi:10.1002/2014JC010223.

Shi, Q., G. Petrick, B. Quack, C. Marandino, and D. Wallace (2014), Seasonal variability of methyl iodide in the Kiel Fjord, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 119, doi:10.1002/2013JC009328.

S. Tegtmeier, K. Krüger, B. Quack, E. Atlas, D. R. Blake, H. Boenisch, A. Engel, H. Hepach, R. Hossaini, M. A. Navarro, S. Raimund, S. Sala, Q. Shi, and F. Ziska (2013); The contribution of oceanic methyl iodide to stratospheric iodine; Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 13, 11427-11471, 2013