Weigang (Gavin) Kong

Graduate Student, 2008-2010, Ph.D. 2013

Publications (while working with Professor Alian Wang)
  1. W. G. Kong, B. L. Jolliff, Alian Wang (2013) Ti distribution in grain size fractions of Apollo soils 1084 and 71501, ICARUS, 226, 891-89.
  2. Kong, W. G., Alian Wang, and I-M. Chou (2011), Determination of phase boundary between kornelite and pentahydrated Ferric Sulfate by humidity buffer technique and Raman spectroscopy at 0.1 Mpa. Chemical Geology, Vol 284, 333-338.
  3. Kong W. G., Alian Wang, John J. Freeman, and Pablo Sobron (2011), A Comprehensive Spectroscopic Study of Synthetic Fe2+, Fe3+, Mg2+, Al3+ Copiapite, J. Raman Spectroscopy,  doi10.1002/jrs.2790.
  4. W. G. Kong, M. P. Zheng, F. J. Kong, Alian Wang, W. X. Chen, and B. Hu, (2013), Sedimentary salts at Dalangtan playa and its implication for the formation and preservation of Martian salts, abstract #1336 for 44th LPSC.
  5. W. G. Kong, B. L. Jolliff, and Alian Wang(2011) Ti distribution in grain-size fractions of apollo soils 10084 and 71501. abstract #1641 for 42st Lunar and Planetary Science Conference.
  6.  W. G. Kong, Alian Wang and I-Ming Chou (2010), Determination of Phase Boundary Between Kornelite and Pentahydrated Ferric Sulfate by Humidity Buffer Technique and Raman Spectroscopy at 0.1 Mpa, abstract #2010 for 41st Lunar and Planetary Science Conference.
  7. W. G. Kong, Alian Wang (2010), Planetary Laser Raman Spectroscopy for Surface Exploration on C/D-Type Asteroids – a Case Study, abstract #2730 for 41st Lunar and Planetary Science Conference
  8. W. G. Kong, Alian Wang, J. J. Freeman, P. S. Sobron (2009),  A Comprehensive Spectroscopic Study (Raman, MIR, Vis-NIR, LIBS, XRD) of Synthetic Fe2+, Fe3+, Mg2+ , Al3+ copiapites, abstract #1649 for 40th Lunar & Planetary Sciences Conference, Houston.