News

June, 2020
-New paper “Differentially charged nanoplastics demonstrate distinct accumulation in Arabidopsis thaliana” has been accepted for publication in Nature Nanotechnology.

-Li-Juan Feng and Yue Feng had successful PhD defense. Congrats!

-Jia-Wen Sun, Qian Wang, Fu Xiao, Yi Shi and Liang-Yu Li had successful Master defense. Congrats!

May, 2020
-New paper “Tailored Nanoscale Interface in Hierarchical Carbon Nanotube Supported MoS2@MoO2-C Electrode toward High Performance Sodium Ion Storage” has been accepted for publication in Journal of Materials Chemistry A.

March, 2020
-New paper “Behavior of tetracycline and polystyrene nanoparticles in estuaries and their joint toxicity on marine microalgae Skeletonema costatum” has been accepted for publication in Environmental Pollution.

-New paper “Indicatory bacteria and chemical composition related to sulfur distribution in the river-lake systems” has been accepted for publication in Microbiological Research.

​​February, 2020
-The graphics on “Nanoplastics promote microcystin synthesis and release from cyanobacterial Microcystis aeruginosa” has been selected as the Supplementary Cover by Environmental Science & Technology.

January, 2020
-New paper “Nanoplastics promote microcystin synthesis and release from cyanobacterial Microcystis aeruginosa” has been accepted for publication in Environmental Science & Technology.

-New paper “Insights into high capacity and ultrastable carbonaceous anodes for potassium-ion storage via hierarchical heterostructure” has been accepted for publication in Journal of Materials Chemistry A.

December, 2019
-New paper “Attachment and adhesion force between biogas bubbles and anaerobic granular sludge in the up-flow anaerobic sludge blanket” has been accepted for publication in Water Research.

November, 2019
-Churong Ma and Jiali Jiang participated in the 9th National Young Scholar Seminar in Chemistrical Engineering in Beijing.

-Yongguang Yin, Professor in Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, visited our lab.

-Zongshan Zhao, Professor in School of Environmental Science & Engineering, Qingdao University, visited our lab.
-Peng-Fei Sun leaved our lab. Thanks once again for working!

October, 2019
-Baoshan Xing, Professor in College of Natural Sciences, University of Massachusetts (Amherst), visited our lab.

-Xinmin Zhan, Professor in College of Engineering and Informatics, National University of Ireland Galway, visted our lab.
-Yue Feng gave a presentation in the 13th Environmental Conference for Doctoral Studens (Tsinghua University).

September, 2019
-Prof. Yuan gave an invited seminar to Sophia University (JP).

August, 2019
-Li-Juan Feng and Jing-Ya Ma participated in the 22th National Conference on Envrionmetal Microbiology in Harbin.

-New paper “Short-term exposure of positively charged polystyrene nanoparticles causes oxidative stress and membrane destruction in cyanobacteria” has been accepted for publication in Environmental Science: Nano.

-Prof. Yuan gave an invited presentation in the RSC Environmental Science Journal Symposium at National Conference on Environmental Chemistry in Tianjin.

-Yue Feng, Jian-Lu Duan, Fu Xiao, Qian Wang and Yue Wang participated in the 10 th National Conference on Environmental Chemistry in Tianjin.

-Chun Hu, Dean in institute of environmental research at Greater Bay, Guangzhou University, visited our lab.

July, 2019
-Li-Juan Feng presented an invited seminar at Ocean Univeristy of China.

-Peng-Fei Sun, graduated from Ocean University of China, joined our lab as a postdoctoral researcher. Welcome!

-Samir Kumar Khanal, Professor in Molecular Biosciences and Bioengineering, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, visited our lab.

June, 2019
-Prof. Yuan gave an invited presentation in the 2nd National Conference on Microplastics.

-Li-Juan Feng gave a presentation in the 2nd national conference on microplastics.

May, 2019
-Chun-Rong Ma, graduated from Shanghai Jiaotong University, joined our lab as a postdoctoral researcher. Welcome!

April, 2019
-Prof. Yuan gave an invited presentation in National Synchrotron Radiation Laboratory.

March, 2019
-Prof. Yuan gave an invited presentation in Young Scholar Seminar in Environmental Chemistry in Wuhan.

-Meng-Meng Ji leaved our lab. Thanks once again for working hard!

February, 2019
-Chun Hu, Dean in institute of environmental research at Greater Bay, Guangzhou University, visited our lab.

-We successfully completed the volunteer service for the NSFC conference in Qingdao.

-Xiang-dong Li, Chair Professor in department of civil and environmental engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, visited our lab.

-New paper “A novel pathway for the anaerobic biotransformation of microcystin-LR using enrichment cultures” has been accepted for publication in Environmental Pollution.

January, 2019
-Annual seminar and training was held in Qingdao campus.

December, 2018
-Prof. Yuan was featured as Emerging Investigator for Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology published by RSC.

November, 2018
-Prof. Yuan gave an invited presentation to the officers of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).

October, 2018
-Prof. Yuan delivered an invited seminar to the Suzhou Research Institute at University of Science & Technology of China.

-Prof. Yuan gave an invited presentation in workshop on cooperation between NSFC and EU for plastics biodegradation.

-Yue Feng and Xiao-Dong Sun presented an invited seminar at Ocean Univeristy of China.

-Li-Juan Feng gave a presentation in the 12th Environmental Conference for Doctoral Studens (Tsinghua University).

-Guo-Ping Sheng, professor in school of chemistry & materials science, University of Science & Technology of China, visited our lab.

September, 2018
-New paper “Inhibition and recovery of anaerobic granular sludge performances in response to short-term polystyrene nanoparticles exposure” has been accepted for publication in Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology as Emerging Investigator Series.

-Jay Gan, professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences at the University of California, Riverside, visited our lab.

August, 2018
-Jun Yang, professor in school of chemistry, Beihang University, visited our lab.

July, 2018
-Meng-Meng Ji, graduated from Shanghai Jiaotong University, joined our lab. Welcome!

June, 2018
-He Liu, professor and dean in school of environment and civil engineering, Jiangnan University, visited our lab.

-Ai-Jie Wang, professor in Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, visited our lab.

-Li-Juan Feng and Yue Feng participated in the 1st National Conference on Microplastics. Li-Juan received the best oral presentation for graduate.

May, 2018
-Jerald Schnoor, professor in Civil and Environmental Engineering at University of Iowa, visited our lab.

March, 2018
-Yuan Lab moved to Qingdao Campus of Shandong University. Goodbye Jinan, Hello Qingdao.

-New paper “Role of extracellular polymeric substances in the acute inhibition of activated sludge by polystyrene nanoparticles” has been accepted for publication in Environmental Pollution.