Yu (Frank) Yang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Yu Yang

Contact Information


  • Ph.D., Peking University, 2010
  • B.S, Peking University, 2004

Research interests

  • Impact of global climate change on the fate of critical pollutants
  • Response of organic matter geochemistry to the temperature increases
  • Colloid-facilitated reactive transport of insoluble radionuclides

Relevant past experience

  • Bioavailability of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in soil environment
  • Degradation and eco-toxicity of pyrethroids in sediment
  • Reactive transport of uranium and trans-uranium in saturated geologic media
  • Application of electrolysis in treatment of methyl bromide