Maosheng Yao, PhD （要茂盛 博士）
”100 Scholar Program" Professor
2006-2007: Postdoctoral associate, Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
2003-2006: PhD. in Environmental Science, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA,
1999-2001: Master of Environmental Engineering, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA
1994-1998: Bachelor of Engineering, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan, China
2007/8-present: "100 Scholar Program" Professor, College of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Peking University, China
2013 Asian Young Aerosol Scientist Award （ recogonition for outstanding contributions to aerosol science & technology) by AARA
2013 Marian Smoluchowski Award (recognition for significant research contribution to aerosol science by a young researcher) by GAeF
2012 Second Prize for “People’s Liberation Army Science and Technology Progress Award”
2009 “Fastest Research Progress” Award, College of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Peking University
2006 Honorable Mention for Graduate School Dean’s Research Excellence, Rutgers University
2014/01- : Editorial Board Member of Journal of Aerosol Science
2013/11-present: Editorial Advisory Board member of Atmospheric Environment
Research: bioaerosol, nanotechnology and health
Research: bioaerosol & atmospheric environment
Research: bioaerosol & exposure assessment
current undergraduate students
Undergraduate student (graduated in 2008) now at Princeton University
Thesis: Minghui Diao and Maosheng Yao* (2009), Use of Zero-Valent Iron Nanoparticles in Inactivating Microbes, Water Research, 43:5243-5251
Undergraduate student (graduated in 2008) now at Imperial College London
Thesis: Shuofei Dong and Maosheng Yao* (2010), Exposure Assessment in Beijing: Biological Agents, Ultrafine Particles and Heavy Metals , Enviornmental Monitoring and Assessment, 170: 331-343.
Undergraduate student (graduated in 2009), now attending Johns Hopkins University
Thesis: Chenqi Xie, Fangxia Shen and Maosheng Yao* (2010), A Novel Method for Measuring the Charge Distribution of Airborne Microbes, Aerobiologia, 27:135-145
Undergraduate student( graduated in 2009 ),now at Peking University for PhD study
Thesis: Tianjia Guan and Maosheng Yao* (2010), Use of Carbon Nanotube Filter in Removing Bioaerosols, Journal of Aerosol Science, 6: 611-620 (Top 10 hottest articles)
He qishuang (graduated in 2009) , now attending Peking University for PhD study
Thesis: Qishuang He and Maosheng Yao* (2011), Integration of High Volume Portable Aerosol-to-Hydrosol Sampling and qPCR in Monitoring Bioaerosols, Journal of Environmental Monitoring, 13:706-712.
Tan Miaomiao, postdoc (June 2008-June 2010)
Miaomiao Tan, Fangxia Shen and Maosheng Yao* (2011),Use of a Novel Conductance-Based Technology for Realtime Environmental Bacterial Sensing, Journal of Electrostatics, In Review.
Miaomiao Tan, Fangxia Shen,Maosheng Yao* , and Tong Zhu(2011), Development of an Automated Electrostatic Sampler (AES) For Bioaerosol Sensing, Aerosol Science & Technology, 45: 1154-1160 (Special Issue).
Xu Zhenqiang, PhD student (2009-2012), published 7 first-author papers, now at Chinese Soceity for Urban Studies
Wu Yan, PhD student (2008-2013), published 5 first-author papers, and 1 under review, and two in preparation, leaving for a post doc position at SinBerBEST (http://crest.berkeley.edu/sinberbest.html)