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Name:
WANG Fang
Education:
Ph.D.
Positions:
 
Academic title:
professor
Postal Code:
210008
Subject categories:
Environmental Science and Soil Chemistry
Mailing Address:
No.71 East Beijing Road, Nanjing, China
E-mail:
wangfang@issas.ac.cn

Resume:

EDUCATION 

 2007    Doctor of Agricultural Science (Soil Science)   

       Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China 

 1999    Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental Monitoring)           

       Nanjing University of Sciences & Technology, China. 

WORK EXPERIENCE

  Apr. 2014-to date    : Professor, Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China. 

  Dec. 2014-Dec. 2015  : Visiting Professor, Michigen State University, USA. 

  Dec. 2010-Apr. 2014  : Associate Professor, Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China. 

  Aug. 2004-Dec. 2010  : Research scientist, Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China. 

  Apr.2009-March 2010  : Post-doctoral fellow, Institute of Soil Ecology, Helmholtz Zentrum Muenchen – German Research Center for Environmental Health, Germany.  

  Apr. 2005-May 2006 : Guest Scientist, Institute of Soil Ecology, GSF- German Research Center for Environment and Health, Germany.  

  Aug.1999-Jul. 2004  :  Junior reseacher, Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China.      

Direction:
Environmental Science and Soil Chemistry
Achievements:

  AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS 

  2015 Awarded a Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars of Jiangsu, China

  2014-2015 Awarded a Fellowship by the China Scholarship Council to research at Michigen State University, USA.

  2012 Foundation for excellent youth talent by the State Key Laboratory of Soil and Sustainable Agriculture of China

  2011 Awarded a membership and funding by the Youth Innovation Promotion Association, Chinese Academy of Sciences

  2009-2010 Awarded a Visiting Scholarship by the Chinese Academy of Sciences to research at Helmholtz Zentrum Muenchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health in Germany.

  2009 Awarded The Young Talent of Lu Jia-Xi Fellowship

  2007 Awarded a foundation for excellent overseas scientist

  2005 Awarded a Visiting Scholarship by the Sino-German Center for Scientific Promotion to research at GSF in Germany.

  

Article:

A. Ph.D. thesis

Wang, F., January 2007. Residue characteristics of organochlorine pesticides in soil and biomineralization behavior of 1,2,4-trichlorobenzene. Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P. R. China and the Institute of Soil Ecology, GSF-Research Center for Environment and Health, Munich, Germany.

B. Selected Publications in the Peer Reviewed International Journals (from 2007)

  1.  Hongjie Sheng, Yang Song, Yongrong Bian, Wei Wu, Leilei Xiang, Guangxia Liu, Xin Jiang and Fang Wang*, 2017. Determination of N-acyl homoserine lactones in soil using accelerated solvent extraction combined with solid-phase extraction and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Analytical Methods, DOI: 10.1039/C6AY02652D

  2.  Fang Wang*, Robert D. Stedtfeld*, Ok-Sun Kim*, Benli Chai, Luxi Yang, Tiffany M. Stedtfeld, Soon Gyu Hong, Dockyu Kim, Hyoun Soo Lim, Syed A. Hashsham, James M. Tiedje, and Woo Jun Sul. 2016. Influence of Soil Characteristics and Proximity to Antarctic Research Stations on Abundance of Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Soils. Environ. Sci. Technol. 50 (23): 12621–12629, DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b02863(*equal contribution)

  3. Yang Song*, Yang Li, Wei Zhang, Fang Wang*, Yongrong Bian, Lisa A. Boughner, and Xin Jiang*, 2016. Novel Biochar-Plant Tandem Approach for Remediating Hexachlorobenzene Contaminated Soils: Proof-of-Concept and New Insight into the Rhizosphere. J. Agric. Food Chem. 64, 5464?5471(*corresponding authors)

  4. Mingyun Jia, Fang Wang*, Xin Jin, Yang Song, Yongrong Bian, Lisa A. Boughner, Xinglun Yang, Chenggang Gu, Xin Jiang*, Qiguo Zhao, 2016. Metal ion-oxytetracycline interactions on maize straw biochar pyrolyzed at different temperatures. Chemical Engineering Journal. 304: 934-940 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cej. 2016.05.064 (*corresponding authors)

  5. Yang Song, Fang Wang*, Yongrong Bian, Xinglun Yang, Chenggang Gu, Mao Ye, Xin Jiang*, 2016. Does soil amendment affect the assessment of bioavailability of pentachlorobenzene using hydroxypropyl-β-cyclodextrin extraction method? Clean – Soil, Air, Water, DOI: 10.1002/clen.201400622 (*corresponding authors)

  6. Fang Wang, Ulrike D?rfler, Xin Jiang, Reiner Schroll, 2016. Predicting Isoproturon long-term mineralization from short-term experiment: Can this be a suitable approach? Chemosphere , 144: 312-318.

  7. XIANG Lei-Lei, SONG Yang, BIAN Yong-Rong, SHENG Hong-Jie, LIU Guang-Xia, JIANG Xin, LI Guo-Hua*, WANG Fang*, 2016. A Purification Method for 10 Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers in Soil Using Accelerated Solvent Extraction‐Solid Phase Extraction. Chin. J. Anal. Chem., 44(5), 671–677. (*corresponding authors)

  8. Yinping Zhang*, Fang Wang*, Xiaoshu Zhu, Jun Zeng, Qiguo Zhao, Xin Jiang, 2015. Extracellular polymeric substances govern the development of biofilm and mass transfer of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons for improved biodegradation. Bioresource Technology, 193: 274-280. doi:10.1016/j.biortech.2015.06.110. (*equal contribution).

  9. Song, Y., Fang Wang*, F.O. Kengara, Y.R. Bian, X.L. Yang, C.G. Gu, M. Ye, X. Jiang*, 2015. Does powder and granular activated carbon perform equally in immobilizing chlorobenzenes in soil? Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts 17(1):74-80. DOI: 10.1039/C4EM00486H. (*corresponding authors)

  10. Zhi-Guo Wu, Fang Wang*, Cheng-Gang Gu, Yin-Ping Zhang, Zong-Zheng Yang, Xiao-Wei Wu, Xin Jiang*, 2014. Aquamicrobium terrae sp. nov., isolated from the polluted soil near a chemical factory. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 105:1131-1137. DOI 10.1007/s10482-014-0174-8 (*corresponding authors)

  11. Wang, F., A. Fekete, M. Harir, X. Chen, U. D?rfler, M. Rothballer, X. Jiang, P. Schmitt-Kopplin, R. Schroll, 2013. Soil remediation with a microbial community established on a carrier: Strong hints for microbial communication during 1,2,4-Trichlorobenzene degradation. Chemosphere, 92(11):1403-1409.

  12. Yinping Zhang, Fang Wang*, Haijiang Wei, Zhiguo Wu, Qiguo Zhao, Xin Jiang*, 2013. Enhanced biodegradation of poorly available polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons by easily available one. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 84: 72-78 (*corresponding authors).

  13. Mingyun Jia*, Fang Wang*, Yongrong Bian, Xin Jin, Yang Song, Fredrick Orori Kengara, Renkou Xu, Xin Jiang, 2013. Effects of pH and metal ions on oxytetracycline sorption to maize-straw-derived biochar, Bioresource Technology, 136: 87-93. (*equal contribution).

  14. Yang Song*, Fang Wang*, Fredrick Orori Kengara, Xinglun Yang, Chenggang Gu, and Xin Jiang, 2013. Immobilization of Chlorobenzenes in Soil Using Wheat Straw Biochar. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 61(18): 4210–4217 (*equal contribution).

  15. Congying Wang*, Fang Wang*, Qing Hong, Yinping Zhang, Fredrick Orori Kengara, Zengbo Li, Xin Jiang, 2013. Isolation and characterization of a toxic metal-resisting Phenanthrene-degrader Sphingobium sp. in a two-liquid-phase partitioning bioreactor (TPPB). Environmental Earth Sciences, 70: 1765-1773, DOI: 10.1007/s12665-013-2264-8 (*equal contribution)

  16. Zhang Y. P. *, Wang, F.*, Y. R. Bian, F. O. Kengara, C. G. Gu, Q.G. Zhao, X. Jiang, 2012. Enhanced desorption of humin-bound phenanthrene by attached phenanthrene-degrading bacteria. Bioresource Technology, 123: 92-97. (* equal contribution).

  17. Song Y.*, Wang, F.*, Y. R. Bian, F. O. Kengara, M. Y. Jia, Z. B. Xie, X. Jiang, 2012. Bioavailability assessment of hexachlorobenzene in soil as affected by wheat straw biochar. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 217-218: 391-397. (*equal contribution).

  18. Song Y.*, Wang, F.*, Y. R. Bian, Y. P. Zhang, X. Jiang, 2012. Chlorobenzenes and organochlorinated pesticides in vegetable soils from an industrial site, China. Journal of Environmental Sciences, 24(3): 362-369 (*equal contribution).

  19. Zhang Y. P.*, Wang, F.*, X. L. Yang, C. G. Gu, F. O. Kengara, Q. Hong, Z. Y. Lv, X. Jiang, 2011. Extracellular polymeric substances enhanced mass transfer of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in the two-liquid-phase system for biodegradation. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 90(3): 1063-1071. (*equal contribution).

  20. Zhang Y. P.*, Wang, F.*, C. Y. Wang, Q. Hong, F. O. Kengara, T. Wang, Y. Song, X. Jiang, 2011. Enhanced microbial degradation of humin-bound phenanthrene in a two- liquid-phase system, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 186(2-3): 1830-1836. (*equal contribution).

  21. Wang, F., U. D?rfler, M. Schmid, D. Fischer, L. Kinzel, H. Scherb, J.C. Munch, X. Jiang, R. Schroll, 2010. Homogeneous inoculation vs. microbial hot spots of isolated strain and microbial community: What is the most promising approach in remediating 1,2,4-TCB contaminated soils? Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 42(2): 331-336.

  22.  Wang, F., S. Grundmann, M. Schimd, U. Doerfler, S. Roherer, J. C. Munch, A. Hartmann, X. Jiang, R. Schroll, 2007. Isolation and characterization of 1,2,4-trichlorobenzene mineralizing Bordetella sp. and its bioremediation potential in soil. Chemosphere, 67(5): 896-902.

  23.  Wang, F., X. Jiang, Y. R. Bian, G. F. Yu, H. J. Gao, J. C. Munch, R. Schroll, 2007. Organochlorine pesticides in soils under different land usage in the Taihu Lake region, China. Journal of Environmental Sciences, 19(5): 584-590.

  24.  Wang, F., Y. R. Bian, X. Jiang, H. J. Gao, G. F. Yu, J. C. Deng, 2006. Residue characteristics of organochlorine pesticides in Lou soils with different fertilization modes. Pedosphere, 16(2): 161-168

  25. Xin Jin, Huaizhou Xu, Shanshan Qiu, Mingyun Jia, Fang Wang, Aiqian Zhang, Xin Jiang, 2017. Direct photolysis of oxytetracycline: Influence of initial concentration, pH and temperature. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry 332: 224–231.

  26. Mengrong Zhu, Chenggang Gu, Yinwen Cheng, Xuehai Ju, Yongrong Bian, Xinglun Yang, Yang Song, Mao Ye, Fang Wang, Xin Jiang, 2017. Theoretical investigation of congener-specific soil sorption of polychlorinated biphenyls by DFTcomputation and potent QSAR analyses. J. Soils Sediments, 17(1): 35-46. DOI 10.1007/s11368-016-1487-1.

  27. Yanan Zhang, Xinglun Yang, Chenggang Gu, FangWang, Yongrong Bian, Yang Song, Daizhang Wang, Xin Jiang, 2016. A novel bioaccessibility prediction method for PAHs in soil: Composite extraction with hydroxypropyl-β-cyclodextrin and extracellular polymer substances. Science of the Total Environment, 569: 997-1003.   

    28. FangWang, Yongrong Bian, Yang Song, Daizhang Wang, Xin Jiang, 2016. A novel bioaccessibility prediction method for PAHs in soil: Composite extraction with hydroxypropyl-β-cyclodextrin and extracellular polymer substances. Science of the Total Environment, 569: 997-1003.

  29. Xin Jin, Shanshan Qiu, Ke Wu, Mingyun Jia, Fang Wang, Chenggang Gu, Aiqian Zhang, Xin Jiang, 2016. The effect of Cu2+ chelation on the direct photolysis of oxytetracycline: A study assisted by spectroscopy analysis and DFT calculation. Environmental Pollution, 214: 831-839

  30. Robert D. Stedtfeld, Maggie Williams, Umama Fakher,Timothy A.Johnson, Tiffany M. Stedtfeld, Fang Wang, Walid T. Khalife, Mary Hughes, Brett Etchebarne,James M.Tiedje, Syed A. Hashsham, 2016. Antimicrobial Resistance (AR) Dashboard Application for Mapping Environmental Occurrence and Resistant Pathogens. FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 92, DOI: 10.1093/femsec/fiw020

  31. Jin, Xin, Fang Wang, Chenggang Gu, Xinglun Yang, Fredrick O. Kengara, Yongrong Bian, Yang Song and Xin Jiang, 2015. The Interactive Biotic and Abiotic Processes of DDT Transformation under Dissimilatory Iron-Reducing Conditions. Chemosphere 138: 18-24.

  32. Liu, Zongtang, Chenggang Gu, Mao Ye, Yongrong Bian, Yinwen Cheng, Fang Wang, Xinglun Yang, Yang Song and Xin Jiang, 2015. Debromination of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers by Attapulgite-Supported Fe/Ni Bimetallic Nanoparticles: Influencing Factors, Kinetics and Mechanism. Journal of Hazardous Materials 298: 328-337.

  33. Song, Y., F. Wang, Y.R. Bian, M. Ye, X. Jiang, 2015. Using a Two-liquid-phase System to Investigate the Biodegradation of Trichlorobenzenes. Pedosphere, 25(2): 169-176.

  34. Tao Wang, Xin Jiang, Congying Wang, Fang Wang, Yongrong Bian, Guifen Yu, 2014. Adsorption of phenanthrene on Al (oxy)hydroxides formed under the influence of tannic acid. Environ Earth Sci., 71: 773-782.

  35. Zhi-Guo Wu, Dao-Feng Zhang, Ya-Long Liu, Fang Wang, Xin Jiang, Chao Li, Shun-Peng Li, Qing Hong, Wen-Jun Li, 2013. Paracoccus zhejiangensis sp. nov., isolated from activated sludge in wastewater-treatment system. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 104(1): 123-128.

  36. Ye M., X. L. Yang, M. M. Sun, Y. R. Bian, F. Wang, C. G. Gu, H. J. Wei, Y. Song, L. Wang, X. Jin, X. Jiang. Use of organic solvents to extract organochlorine pesticides (OCPs) from aged contaminated soils. Pedosphere, 2013 23(1): 10-19.

  37. Zhao Z. H., L. L. Xia, F. Wang, X. Jiang, Y. Z. Gao, 2012. Optimization of extractants, purifying packings, and eluents for analytical extraction of organochlorine pesticides in Hydragric Acrisols. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 184(8): 5159-5171.

  38. Song Y., F. Wang, X. L. Yang, C. Y. Liu, F. O. Kengara, X. Jin, X. Jiang, 2011. Chemical extraction to assess the bioavailability of chlorobenzenes in soil with different aging periods. Journal of Soils and Sediments, 11(8): 1345-1354.

  39. Wang C.Y., F. Wang, T. Wang, X. L. Yang, Y. R. Bian, F. O. Kengara, Z. B. Li, X. Jiang, 2011. Comparison of the effects of autoclaving and mercuric chloride sterilization on PAHs dissipation in a two-liquid-phase (TLP) soil slurry. Pedosphere, 21(1): 56-64.

  40. Song Y., F. Wang, F. O. Kengara, Y. R. Bian, X. L. Yang, C. Y. Liu, X. Jiang, 2011. Improved biodegradation of 1,2,4-Trichlorobenzene by adapted microorganisms in agricultural soil and in soil suspension culture, Pedosphere, 21(4): 423-431.

  41. Wang C. Y., F. Wang, T. Wang, Y. R. Bian, X. L. Yang, X. Jiang, 2010. PAHs biodegradation potential of indigenous consortia from agricultural soil and contaminated soil in two-liquid-phase bioreactor (TLPB). Journal of Hazardous Materials, 176(1-3): 41–47.

  42. Yang X. L., F. Wang, C. G. Gu, X. Jiang, 2010. Tenax TA extraction to assess the bioavailability of DDTs in cotton field soils. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 179(1-3): 676-683.

  43. Liu C. Y., X. Jiang, F. Wang, X. L. Yang, T. Wang, 2010. Hexachlorobenzene dechlorination as affected by nitrogen application in acidic paddy soil. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 179(1-3): 709-714.

  44. Tao Y. Q., X. Jiang, Y. R. Bian, X. L. Yang, F. Wang, 2009. Transport of Malathion in Homogeneous Soil Liquid Chromatographic Columns: Influence of Nonequilibrium sorption. Vadose Zone Journal, 8(1): 42-51.

  45. Gu C. G., X. Jiang, X. H. Ju, X. D. Gong, F. Wang, Y. R. Bian, C. Sun, 2009. QSARs for congener-specific toxicity of polyhalogenated dibenzo-p-dioxins with DFT and WHIM theory. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 72(1): 60-70.

  46. Gu C. G., X. H. Ju, X. Jiang, F. Wang, S. G. Yang, C. Sun, 2009. DFT study on the bromination pattern dependence of electronic properties and their validity in quantitative structure-activity relationships of polybrominated diphenyl ethers, SAR and QSAR in Environmental Research, 20(3-4): 287-307.

  47. Yao F. X., G. F. Yu, F. Wang, X. L. Yang, X. Jiang, 2008. Aging activity of DDE in dissimilar rice soils in a greenhouse experiment. Chemosphere, 71(6): 1188-1195.

  48. Yin C. Q., X. Jiang, X. L. Yang, Y. R. Bian, F. Wang, 2008. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in soils in the vicinity of Nanjing, China. Chemosphere, 73(3): 389-394.

  49. Yang X. L., X. Jiang, G. F. Yu, F. X. Yao, Y. R. Bian, F. Wang, 2007. Leaf-air transfer of organochlorine pesticides from three selected vegetables. Environmental Pollution 148(2): 555-561.

  50. Yao F. X., G. F. Yu, Y. R. Bian, X. L. Yang, F. Wang, X. Jiang, 2007. Bioavailability to grains of rice of aged and fresh DDD and DDE in soils. Chemosphere, 68(1): 78-84.

  51. Wang L. G., X. Jiang, D. Y. Yan, J. S. Wu, Y. R. Bian, F. Wang, 2007. Behavior and fate of chlorpyrifos introduced into soil–crop systems by irrigation. Chemosphere, 66(3): 391-396.

Community service:
Commitment to research the situation:

PROJECTS (from 2007)

Projects directly under my responsibility

  1.2017-2020: Understanding and reducing transmission of antibiotic resistant genes from manure amended soil to crops via biochar (No. 21677149).

  2. 2016-2020: Transfer and transform of phthalate ester and hormone in the soil and vegetable system (2016YFD0800204).

  3. 2016-2018: Transfer of antibiotics and resistance genes in soil and plant systerm, the key project of the Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences (ISSASIP1616).

  4. 2015-2018: Quorum sensing involved biodegradation of chlorobenzen in soil, the Outstanding Youth Fund of Natural Science Foundation of Jiangsu, China (BK20150050).

  5. 2013-2016: Biofilm effects on the degradation of chlorobenzenes in soil by immobilized bacterial community, National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 21277148)

  6. 2011-2013: The mechanism of high efficiency degradation of chlorobenzenes in soil by immobilized microorganisms, Founding for Youth Talent in the knowledge innovation program of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (No. KZCX2-EW-QN403)

  7. 2010-2012: Enhanced degradation of 1,2,4-Trichlorobenzenes in soil by immobilized bacteria, Natural Science Foundation of Jiangsu in China (No. BK2010608)

  8. 2008-2010: Degradation pathway and key gene of 1,2,4-TCB by Bordetella sp., National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 20707028)

  9. 2007-2009: Biomineralization behaviour of 1,2,4-TCB in soil, Natural Science Foundation of Jiangsu in China (No. BK2007264)

Projects I am involved in

  1. 2014-2018 Transportation, transformation and control principles of organic pollutants in the soil and plant system, the 5th project of ‘Pollution charaterestics, interface behaviour and remediation princinple of complex organic pollutants in soil’, National Key Basic Research program of China (No. 2014CB441105)

  2. 2011-2014 Pollution processes of representive POPs in soil and plant system and their influence on food quality, Key project of the National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 41030531)

  3. 2010-2013 Agricultural and enviromental effects in the application of biochar, Blue Moon Fund, USA

  4. 2010-2012 Soil and its interface processes, Innovative Research Group of the National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 40921061)

  5. 2007-2010 Bioremediation of soils polluted with PAHs, National High Technology Research and Development Program of China (No. 2007AA061101)

  6. 2007-2009 Soil and its interface processes, Innovative Research Group the National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 40621001)