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Asst prof. Otgonbayar Dandar (Ph.D.)

Assistant professor at the Tohoku university

Dr. Otgonbayar Dandar (Otgoo) has obtained his master (2016) and Ph.D (2019) at Tohoku University, Japan. He obtained his BSc degree (2014) in Earth Sciences at the Mongolian University of Science and Technology. He has worked as a postdoctoral researcher (2019-2022), Tohoku university and just started to work as an assistant Professor (2022) of GeoMaterial and Energy Science, Tohoku university. His research interest includes rock metamorphism and deformation, element and energy transport, water-rock interaction, and CO2 sequestration.

Skills and expertise

  • Field Geology

  • Metamorphic Petrology

First language

  • Mongolian

Speak languages

  • English

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Manzshir Bayarbold, Atsushi Okamoto, Otgonbayar Dandar, Masaoki Uno, Noriyoshi Tsuchiya (2022), Continental arc-derived eclogite in Zavkhan Terrane, Western Mongolia: implications for the suture zone in the northern part of the Central Asian Orogenic Belt. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 229 105150

Nomuulin Amarbayar, Noriyoshi Tsuchiya, Otgonbayar Dandar, Atsushi Okamoto, Masaoki Uno, Jiajie Wang (2021), Multi-stage serpentinization of ultramafic rocks in the Manlay Ophiolite, southern Mongolia. Mongolian Geoscientist 53 1-17.

Otgonbayar Dandar, Atsushi Okamoto, Masaoki Uno, Noriyoshi Tsuchiya (2021), Redistribution of Magnetite during Multi-stage Serpentinization: Evidence from the Taishir Massif, the Khantaishir Ophiolite, Western Mongolia. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 116, 176-181.

Otgonbayar Dandar, Atsushi Okamoto, Masaoki Uno, Ryosuke Oyanagi, Takayoshi Nagaya, Burenjargal Ulziiburen, Tsuyoshi Miyamoto, Noriyoshi Tsuchiya (2019), Formation of Secondary Olivine after Orthopyroxene during Hydration of Mantle Wedge: Evidence from the Khantaishir Ophiolite, Western Mongolia. Contribution to Mineralogy and Petrology 174: 86.

Otgonbayar Dandar, Atsushi Okamoto, Masaoki Uno, Undarmaa Batsaikhan, Burenjargal Ulziiburen, Noriyoshi Tsuchiya (2018), Drone brings New Advance of Geological Mapping in Mongolia: Opportunities and Challenges. Mongolian Geoscientist 47 53-57.

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Asst prof. Otgonbayar Dandar (Ph.D.)
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