Yin Wang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Civil & Environmental Engineering

Dr. Yin Wang's Full CV

Education:

  • B.S., Environmental Science, Peking University, Beijing, China, 2008.
  • M.S., Energy, Environmental, and Chemical Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, USA, 2011.
  • Ph.D., Energy, Environmental, and Chemical Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, USA, 2012.

Research Interests:

  • Environmental Applications and Implications of Nanomaterials
  • Drinking Water Supply and Treatment
  • Wastewater Treatment and Reclamation
  • Environmental Chemistry

Publications:

  • Wang Y.+, Liu J.+, Wang P., Werth C.J., Strathmann T.J. Palladium nanocrystals encapsulated in core-shell silica: a structured hydrogenation catalyst with enhanced activity for reduction of oxyanion water pollutants. ACS Catalysis, 2014, 4, 3551-3559. (+Equal contribution as noted in manuscript)
  • Noel J.D.+, Wang Y.+, Giammar D.E. Effect of water chemistry on the dissolution rate of the lead corrosion product hydrocerussite. Water Research, 2014, 54, 237-246. (+Equal contribution as noted in manuscript)​
  • Wang Y., Mehta V., Welter G., Giammar D.E. Effect of connection methods on lead release from galvanic corrosion. Journal – American Water Works Association, 2013, 105, E337-E351. [This work was reported by Science Daily and Water Online]
  • Wang Y., Wu J., Wang Z., Terenyi A., Giammar D.E. Kinetics of lead(IV) oxide (PbO2) reductive dissolution: Role of lead(II) adsorption and surface speciation. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 2013, 389, 236-243.
  • Giammar D.E., Cerrato J.M., Metha V., Wang Z., Wang Y., Pepping T.J., Ulrich K., Lezama- Pacheco J.S., Bargar J.R. Effect of diffusive transport limitations on UO2 dissolution. Water Research, 2012, 46, 6023-6032.
  • Wang Y., Jing H., Mehta V., Welter G.J., Giammar D.E. Impact of galvanic corrosion on lead release from aged lead service lines. Water Research, 2012, 46, 5049-5060.
  • Wang Y., Wu J., Giammar D.E. Kinetics of the reductive dissolution of lead(IV) oxide by iodide. Environmental Science & Technology, 2012, 46, 5859-5866.
  • Wang Y., Xie Y., Li W., Wang Z., Giammar D.E. Formation of lead(IV) oxides from lead(II) compounds. Environmental Science & Technology, 2010, 44, 8950-8956.
  • Xie Y., Wang Y., Giammar D.E. Impact of chlorine disinfectants on dissolution of the lead corrosion product PbO2. Environmental Science & Technology, 2010, 44, 7082-7088.
  • Wu B., Wang Y., Lee YH., Horst A., Wang Z., Chen DR., Sureshkumar R., Tang Y.J. Comparative eco-toxicities of nano-ZnO particles under aquatic and aerosol exposure modes. Environmental Science & Technology, 2010, 44, 1484-1489.
  • Xie Y., Wang Y., Singhal V., Giammar D.E. Effects of pH and carbonate concentration on dissolution rates of the lead corrosion product PbO2. Environmental Science & Technology, 2010, 44, 1093-1099.