Seth A Young

Assistant Professor

Geochemistry, Scientific Staff


Contact Information

Phone (850) 644-2703
Fax (850) 644-9642
Address 1800 E. Paul Dirac Dr.
Tallahassee , FL 3231 -3706
Building NHMFL FSU

Publications and Scientific Activities


    1. Constraining oceanic oxygenation during the Shuram excursion in South China using thallium isotopes Fan, H.; Nielsen, S.; Owens, J.D.; Auro, M.; Shu, Y.; Hardisty, D.; Horner, T.; Bowman, C.N.; Young, S.A.; Wen, H. Geobiology, 18, 3, 348--365 (2020)
    2. Integrated sedimentary, biotic, and paleoredox dynamics from multiple localities in southern Laurentia during the late Silurian (Ludfordian) extinction event Bowman, C.N.; Lindskog, A.; Kozik, N.; Richbourg, C.; Owens, J.D.; Young, S.A. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 553, 109799 (2020)
    3. Marine redox variability from Baltica during extinction events in the latest Ordovician--early Silurian Young, S.A.; Benayoun, E.; Kozik, N.; Hints, O.; Martma, T.; Bergström, S.T.; Owens, J.D. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 554, 109792 (2020)


    1. Geochemical evidence for expansion of marine euxinia during an early Silurian (Llandovery–Wenlock boundary) mass extinction Young, S.A.; Kleinberg, A.; Owens, J.D. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 513, 187–196 (2019)
    2. Did early land plants produce a stepwise-change in atmospheric oxygen during the Late Ordovician (Sandbian ~458 Ma)? Adiatma, Y.D.; Saltzman, M.R.; Young, S.A.; Griffith, E.M.; Kozik, N.; Edwards, C.T.; Leslie, S.A.; Bancroft, A.M. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 534, 1-14 (2019)
    3. Linking the progressive expansion of reducing conditions to a stepwise mass extinction event in the late Silurian oceans Bowman, C.N.; Young, S.A.; Kaljo, D.; Eriksson, M.; Them, T.; Hints, O.; Martma, T.; Owens, J.D. Geology, 47, 10, 968-972 (2019)


    1. Acquisition Of A Gas Source Stable Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometer (IRMS) For Earth And Ocean Sciences Research At Florida State University Young, S., Owens, J.D., Salters, V.J. and Chanton J. Agency: National Science Foundation From: 4/1/2016 To: 3/31/2017 Amount: 174,343 (2016)