YANG Gang

Date of birth: March 12, 1983

Position: Assistant Professor

Address: Southwest University of Science and Technology, Mianyang City, China

E-mail: yanggang903@gmail.com

EDUCATION

l  2008-2011: Institute of Mountain Hazards and Environment, Chinese Academy of Science, Chengdu, China

Ph.D. in Physical Geography

l  2005-2008: Hunan Agricultural University, Changsha, China

M.S. in Ecology

l  2001-2005: Shanxi Agricultural University, Taigu, China

B.S. in Forestry

WORK EXPERIENCES

l  2014-     Southwest University of Science and Technology

Assistant professor

l  2011- 2014 Northwest AF University

Postdoctoral Researcher.

Main research field: global change ecology, carbon dynamics in peatlands, etc.

l  2006-2008 Institute of subtropical agricultural, The Chinese Academy of Science

Research assistant

Main research field: soil enzyme activity, etc.

HOSTED IN RESEARCH PROJECTS

l  2013-2015, The characteristics of subsurface carbonic gases emissions and their enzymatic mechanism in degraded peatlands, National Nature Science Foundation of China (NSFC) Program (No. 41201205).

l  2014-2015, Methane emission flux and its enzymatic mechanism in Qinling forestry, China Postdoctoral Science Foundation Grant (2013M532085).

PUBLICATIONS

1 Yang G., Chen H., Bai Z., Wu N., Tian J., Peng C., Zhu Q., Zhu D., He Y. Effects of warming, altered precipitation and water level on CH4 emissions in Zoige peatland. Soil BiologyBiochemistry, 201483-89. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soilbio.2014.07.013.

2 Yang G., Tian J., Chen H., Yuan X., Zhu Q., Zhu D., Peng C., Wu J. Spatiotemporal distribution of DOC and DON in water after damming of the Three Gorges Reservoir. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, 2013, 22(11), 3192-3198..

3 Yang G., Chen H., Cheng S., Yu H. Interactive Effects of Canopy Gap, Liming and Understory Control on Aboveground Growth of Yellow Birch and Sugar Maple Seedlings. Ekoloji ,2012,21 (84): 1-8.

4 Yang G., Cheng S., Yu H. 2011. Changes in soil physical properties of forest floors in the Wenchuan earthquake-induced landslides. May 10-12, Wuhan, China. International Conference on Evironmental Pullotion and Public Health held by IEEE.

5 Yang G., Chen H., Zhu Q., Zhang Y., Peng CH. 2013. Climate change induced carbon gas emission from peatlands in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, China. 9th international carbon dioxide conference, 3-7 June (poster).

6 Yang G., Cheng S., Yu H. 2011. Effects of elevated UV-B radiation on forest ecology ecosystems. Journa1 of Northwest Forestry University, 26(3), 79-83,128. (in Chinese with english abstract).

7 Yang G., Xie YH., Chen XS., Hou ZY., Li F. 2009. Soil enzyme activities under different restoration modes after returning farmland to lake in Dongting Lake area. Chinese Journal of Applied Ecology, 20(9), 2187-2192. (in Chinese with english abstract).

8 Yang G., Xie YH., Chen XS., Li F., Ren B., Qin XY. 2009. Changes of soil particle composition and chemical characteristics after "returning farmland to lake" in the Dongting Lale area. Acta Ecologica Sinica. 29(12), 6392-6400. (in Chinese with english abstract).

9 Yang G., Xie YH., Huang JS., Ren B., Luo WB., Hou ZY. 2008. A comparative study on spatial distribution characteristics of soil nutrients in natural ecosystems and farmlands in Dongting Lake Area. Research of Agricultural Modernization, 29(3): 213-215. (in Chinese with english abstract).

10 Yang G., He XY., Wang KL., Huang JS., Chen ZH., Li YZ., Ai MR. 2008. Effects of Vegetation Types on Soil Micro-biomass Carbon, Nitrogen and Soil Respiration. Chinese Journal of Soil Science, (1):189-191. (in Chinese with english abstract).

11 Chen H*, Yang G*,Peng C., Zhang Y., Zhu D., Zhu Q., Hu J., Wang M., Zhan W., Zhu E., Bai Z., Li W., Wu., WangY., Gao Y., Tian J., Kang X., Zhao X.Wu J. The carbon stock of alpine peatlandsonthe Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau during the Holocene and their future fate, Quaternary Science Review, 2014,151-158 (contributed equally).

12  Li, F*., Yang, G*., Xie Y.H., Chen X.S., Deng Z.M. , Hu J.Y.. 2014. Competition in two wetland macrophytes in response to drained and waterlogged soil conditions. Journal of Liminology. Accepted,contributed equally.

13  Bai Z., Yang G., Chen H., Zhu Q., Chen D., Li Y., Wang X., Wu Z., Zhou G., Peng C. Nitrous oxide fluxes from three forest types of the tropical mountain rainforests on Hainan Island, China, Atmospheric Environment, 2014(92), 469-477.

14  Li W., Yang G., Chen H., Tian J., Zhang Y., Zhu Q., Peng C., Yang J. Soil available nitrogen, dissolved organic carbon and microbial biomass content along altitudinal gradient of the eastern slope of Gongga Mountain, Acta Ecologica Sinica, 2013, 33 :266-271.

15  Cheng S., Yang G., Yu H., Li J., Zhang L. Impacts of Wenchuan Earthquake-induced landslides on soil physical properties and tree growth. Ecological Indicators, 2012, 15 , 263-270. (SCI, IF=2.9)