I am interested in biogeochemical cycles in the ocean and the fundamental physical chemistry governing isotope effects.

Yi is currently busy taking classes and scouring the literature to focus her PhD thesis topic. Watch this space!

Email: yihou@rice.edu

Yi Hou

Yi Hou

Academic background

  • B. S., Earth Sciences, University of Southern California 2018


  1. Hou, Y., D. E. Hammond, W. M. Berelson, N. Kemnitz, J. F. Adkins, and A. Lunstrum, "Spatial patterns of benthic silica flux in the North Pacific reflect upper ocean production," Deep-Sea Res. Pt. I 148 (2019) 25-33. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2019.04.013