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Jun Yang
Highest Education:
1799 Jimei Road, Xiamen
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Education and Appointments:

Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xiamen 361021, P.R. China
Nov. 2008 to present

Department of Earth Sciences, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada B3H 4J1
Sep. 2006 to Nov. 2008

Institute of Hydrobiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430072, P.R. China
Ph.D.  Hydrobiology, 2006

College of Life Sciences, Hebei University, Baoding 071002, P.R. China
B.A.  Biology, 2001

Main academic contributions:
Research Interest:
Freshwater ecology, protozoan biodiversity and ecology, microbial ecotoxicology, environmental monitoring and assessment
Selected Publications:

1.Liu LM, Yang J*, Lv H, Yu Z. 2014. Synchronous dynamics and correlations between bacteria and phytoplankton in a subtropical drinking water reservoir. FEMS Microbiology Ecology DOI: 10.1111/1574-6941.12378(in press)
2.Ju LH, Yang J*, Liu LM, Wilkinson DM. 2014. Diversity and distribution of freshwater testate amoebae (Protozoa) along latitudinal and trophic gradients in China. Microbial Ecology DOI: 10.1007/s00248-014-0442-1(in press)
3.Yu Z, Yang J*, Amalfitano S, Yu XQ, Liu LM. 2014. Effects of water stratification and mixing on microbial community structure in a subtropical deep reservoir. Scientific Reports 4: 5821
4.Wang YB, Zhang WJ*, Lin YS, Cao WQ, Zheng LM, Yang J. 2014. Phosphorus, nitrogen and chlorophyll-a are significant factors controlling ciliate communities in summer in the northern Beibu Gulf, South China Sea. PLoS ONE 9: e101121
5.Yu Z, Yang J*, Liu LM. 2014. Denitrifier community in the oxygen minimum zone of a subtropical deep reservoir. PLoS ONE 9: e92055
6.Lv H, Yang J*, Liu LM, Yu XQ, Yu Z, Chiang PC. 2014. Temperature and nutrients are significant drivers of seasonal shift in phytoplankton community from a drinking water reservoir, subtropical China. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 21: 5917-5928
7.Yu Z, Yang J*, Zhou J, Yu XQ, Liu LM, Lv H. 2014. Water stratification affects the microeukaryotic community in a subtropical deep reservoir. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 61: 126-133
8.Liu LM, Yang J*, Yu XQ, Chen GJ, Yu Z. 2013. Patterns in the composition of microbial communities from a subtropical river: Effects of environmental, spatial and temporal factors. PLoS ONE 8: e81232
9.Yang J*, Yu XQ, Liu LM, Zhang WJ, Guo PY. 2012. Algae community and trophic state of subtropical reservoirs in southeast Fujian, China. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 19: 1432-1442
10.Yang J, Smith HG, Sherratt TN, Wilkinson DM. 2010. Is there a size limit for cosmopolitan distribution in free-living microorganisms? A biogeographical analysis of testate amoebae from polar areas. Microbial Ecology 59: 635-645(Cover story)

Supported Projects:
1、the China International Science and Technology Cooperation Program (No. 2009DFB90120)
2、the Knowledge Innovation Program of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (No. KZCX2-YW-Q02-04)
3、the Key Science and Technology Project of Fujian Province, China (No. 2009Y0044)