Mingming Li

Asst Professor

  • 261 Citations
  • 9 h-Index
20112022

Research output per year

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Research Output

  • 261 Citations
  • 9 h-Index
  • 15 Article
  • 1 Conference article
  • 1 Letter
2019

Heterogeneous distribution of water in the mantle transition zone inferred from wavefield imaging

Wang, Y., Pavlis, G. L. & Li, M., Jan 1 2019, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 505, p. 42-50 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Lateral Motion of Mantle Plumes in 3-D Geodynamic Models

Li, M. & Zhong, S., May 16 2019, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 46, 9, p. 4685-4693 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2018

A Refined Approach to Model Anisotropy in the Lowermost Mantle

Chandler, B. C., Yuan, K., Li, M., Cottaar, S., Romanowicz, B., Tomé, C. N. & Wenk, H. R., Jun 18 2018, In : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering. 375, 1, 012002.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Linking lowermost mantle structure, core-mantle boundary heat flux and mantle plume formation

Li, M., Zhong, S. & Olson, P., Apr 1 2018, In : Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors. 277, p. 10-29 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

The influence of deep mantle compositional heterogeneity on Earth's thermal evolution

Li, M. & McNamara, A. K., Oct 15 2018, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 500, p. 86-96 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2017

Compositionally-distinct ultra-low velocity zones on Earth's core-mantle boundary

Li, M., McNamara, A. K., Garnero, E. & Yu, S., Dec 1 2017, In : Nature Communications. 8, 1, 177.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Intermittent and lateral varying ULVZ structure at the northeastern margin of the Pacific LLSVP

Zhao, C., Garnero, E., Li, M., McNamara, A. & Yu, S., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 122, 2, p. 1198-1220 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Seismic evidence for Earth's crusty deep mantle

Frost, D. A., Rost, S., Garnero, E. & Li, M., Jul 15 2017, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 470, p. 54-63 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

The source location of mantle plumes from 3D spherical models of mantle convection

Li, M. & Zhong, S., Nov 15 2017, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 478, p. 47-57 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2016

Primordial metallic melt in the deep mantle

Zhang, Z., Dorfman, S. M., Labidi, J., Zhang, S., Li, M., Manga, M., Stixrude, L., McDonough, W. F. & Williams, Q., Apr 28 2016, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 43, 8, p. 3693-3699 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Quantifying melt production and degassing rate at mid-ocean ridges from global mantle convection models with plate motion history

Li, M., Black, B., Zhong, S., Manga, M., Rudolph, M. L. & Olson, P., Jul 1 2016, In : Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems. 17, 7, p. 2884-2904 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Redox-induced lower mantle density contrast and effect on mantle structure and primitive oxygen

Gu, T., Li, M., McCammon, C. & Lee, K. K. M., Sep 1 2016, In : Nature Geoscience. 9, 9, p. 723-727 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2015

Episodic entrainment of deep primordial mantle material into ocean island basalts

Williams, C. D., Li, M., McNamara, A. K., Garnero, E. & Van Soest, M., Nov 24 2015, In : Nature Communications. 6, 8937.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2014

Chemical complexity of hotspots caused by cycling oceanic crust through mantle reservoirs

Li, M., McNamara, A. K. & Garnero, E., May 2014, In : Nature Geoscience. 7, 5, p. 366-370 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

81 Scopus citations

Synthetic seismic anisotropy models within a slab impinging on the core-mantle boundary

Cottaar, S., Li, M., McNamara, A. K., Romanowicz, B. & Wenk, H. R., 2014, In : Geophysical Journal International. 199, 1, p. 164-177 14 p., ggu244.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
2013

The difficulty for subducted oceanic crust to accumulate at the Earth's core-mantle boundary

Li, M. & McNamara, A. K., Apr 1 2013, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 118, 4, p. 1807-1816 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations
2011

Lithospheric structure beneath northeastern boundary region of the North China Craton from Rayleigh wave dispersion inversion

Li, M. & He, Y., Mar 1 2011, In : Acta Seismologica Sinica. 33, 2, p. 143-155 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations