Dr. Xiangyu Yang, our visiting student, and Dr. Lu Zhang published a paper on how micro(nano)plastics of different size and concentration alter nitrogen transforamation and microbiota assembly in constructed wetlands in Water Research. Congrats! (2022)

Our Ph.D. student Xinyu Huang and Liang Tao from school of life science published a paper entitled “Distinctive signatures of pathogenic and antibiotic resistant potentials in the hadal microbiome” in Environmental Microbiome. Congrats! (2022)

Our Ph.D. student Guoqing Zhang and Jusheng Zheng from school of life science published a paper entitled “Human gut antibiotic resistome and progression of diabetes” in Advanced Science. Congrats! (2022)

Our Ph.D. student Yuanzhen He published a paper entitled “Prevalence, production, and ecotoxicity of chlorination-derived metformin byproducts in Chinese urban water systems” in Science of the Total Environment. Congrats! (2022)

Our Ph.D. student Huilin Zhang published a paper entitled “A 3D-printed microfluidic gradient concentration chip for rapid antibiotic-susceptibility testing” in Bio-Design and Manufacturing. Congrats! (2021)

Oxford Nanopore Technology (ONT)- Based Metagenomics in Microbiome Research


Dr. Yu Xia(夏雨)

SouthernUniversity of Science and Technology (SUSTech), Shenzhen

November 5, 2021, 10:00-11:30 AM

Role of pyrogenic biochar withdistinctive electrochemical properties to promote electron transfer inanaerobic syntrophic consortia

Dr. Yanwen Shen(沈雁文)

School of Environmental Science andEngineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

October 28, 2021, 10:00-11:30 AM

WISE 2021

Wsetlake International Symposium in Engineering

Best Poster Award

October 25-27, 2021, Hangzhou, China

The bacterial community significantly promotes cast iron corrosionin reclaimed wastewater distribution systems

Dr.Bing LI(李炳)

Tsinghua Shenzhen InternationalGraduate School, Tsinghua University

October 19, 2021, 15:30-17:00PM

Mathematical models andmodel systems for engineering microbial communities

Dr. Po-Yi Ho何柏毅

A postdoctoral researcher in the lab of KC Huang at Stanford University

October 13, 2021, 10:00-11:00 AM


Engineering Microbiome for Sewage Resourcization

Dr. Feng Ju(鞠峰

EMBLab, School of Engineering, Westlake University

Key Laboratory of Costal Environment and Resources of Zhejiang Province



Our postdoc Dr. Lu Zhang published a paper on microbiota diversity and assembly patterns in the main canal of the South-to-North Water Diversion Middle Route Project in Water Research. Congrats! (2021)

Welcome our new Ph.D. student, Ms. Xiaoxi Kang, to officially

join the Westlake EMBLab. (2021.8)

Our Ph.D. student Ling Yuan and postdoc Dr. Yubo Wang and Dr. Lu Zhang published a paper on "host identity and transcriptional activity of ARGs in WWTPs" in Environmental Science & Technology. Congrats! (2021)

Our vsiting student Xiangyu Yang and Ph.D. student Hui Wang published a paper entitled “Marine algae facilitate transfer of microplastics and associated pollutants into food webs” in Science of the Total Environment. Congrats! (2021)

Low-Carbonand Energy Efficient Wastewater Treatment: Process Challenges & Innovations

Prof. Xiaojun Wang(汪晓军)

Collegeof Environment and Energy, South China University of Technology (SCUT)

Apil 28, 2021, 15:00-17:00 PM

Microbiome engineering: A newperspective for future environmental biotechnologies

Dr. Xinyu Zhu祝新宇


Technical University of Denmark

Departmentof chemical and biochemical engineering

April 28, 2021, 9:30-11:30 AM

Our Ph.D. student Yuanzhen He and Lianfeng Wu from school of life science jointly published a paper entitled as “Metformin chlorination byproducts in drinking water exhibit marked toxicities of a potential health concern” in Environmental International . Congrats! (2020)

Our Ph.D. student Ling Yuan attended the 14th Environmental Conference for Doctoral Students organized by Tsinghua University held from October 18-21, 2020 and was granted the "Future Scientist Award". Congrats! (2020)