QIU Yong

Name: QIU   Yong
Division: Division of Water Environment
Position: Associate Researcher
Address: School of Environment, Tsinghua University
Telephone: 01062796953
E-mail: qiuyong@tsinghua.edu.cn


Education background

B.S.in Environmental Engineering, September, 2000, Tsinghua University, China

M.S.in Environmental Engineering, September, 2003, Tsinghua University, China

Ph.D.in Environmental Engineering, September, 2007, Kyoto University, Japan


2007.07-2010.08, Postdoctoral Researcher, School of Environment, Tsinghua University

2010.12-2016.07, Lecturer, School of Environment, Tsinghua University

2016.07-2018.12, Assistant Researcher, School of Environment, Tsinghua University

2018.12-present, Associate Researcher, School of Environment, Tsinghua University

2014.09-present, Director, Public Research Platform of School of Environment, Tsinghua University

2015.09-present, Deputy Director, Environmental Quality Testing Center, Tsinghua University

Areas of Research Interests/ Research Projects

1. Mathematical model and process control of wastewater treatment

2. Carbon emission assessment and low-carbon optimization of water system

3. Knowledge graph and decision support for operation of water treatment processes

4. Antibiotic resistance and gene transfer mechanisms using lab-on-chip microfluidics

Academic Achievement

1. Huang D, Li B, Qiu Y*, Li J*. Distribution and co-occurrence of antibiotic resistance genes and bacterial pathogens in the effluent of decentralized sewage treatment systems in China, International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 2023,180:105596.

2. Liu C, Li B *, Wu B, Lin H, Jiang L, Qiu Y *. How heavy metal stress promotes dissemination of antibiotic resistance genes in the activated sludge process, Journal of Hazardous Materials 2022, 437:129279.

3. Liu C, Lin H *, Li B, Dong Y, Qiu Y *. Screening endophyte with capability to improve phytoremediation efficiency from hyperaccumulators: A novel and efficient microfluidic method. Chemosphere 2022, 286:131723.

4. Zhao J, Li B *, Lv P, Hou J, Qiu Y *, Huang X. Distribution of antibiotic resistance genes and their association with bacteria and viruses in decentralized sewage treatment facilities. Frontiers of Environmental Science & Engineering 2022, 16(3): 35.

5. Wang H, Li B *, Zhao J, Tian Y, Qiu Y*. Occurrence and distribution of antibiotic resistance genes in municipal wastewater treatment plants with D-type filters. Water 2021, 13:3398.

6. Zhang Y, Zhang C, Qiu Y *, Li B, Pang H, Xue Y, Liu Y *, Yuan Z, Huang X. Wastewater treatment technology selection under various influent conditions and effluent standards based on life cycle assessment. Resources, Conservation and Recycling 2020, 154:104562.

7. Cai Jianming, Liang Peng, Qiu Yong*, Cao Jiashun, Huang Xia. A mass balance framework to evaluate the new pathways of biological nutrient removal in wastewater treatment. Journal of Water Process Engineering, 2020, 37: 101523.

8. Li B, Qiu Y*, Song Y, Lin H, Yin H*. Dissecting horizontal and vertical gene transfer of antibiotic resistance plasmid in bacterial community using microfluidics. Environment International 2019; 131: 105007.

9. Li B, Qiu Y*, Zhang J, Liang P, Huang X. Conjugative potential of antibiotic resistance plasmids to activated sludge bacteria from wastewater treatment plants. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 2019; 138: 33-40.

10. Li Bing*, Qiu Yong*, Li Ji, Liang Peng, Huang Xia. Removal of antibiotic resistance genes in four full-scale membrane bioreactors. Science of the Total Environment, 2019, 653: 112-119.

11. Lin H, Jiang L, Li B*, Dong Y, He Y, Qiu Y*. Screening and evaluation of heavy metals facilitating antibiotic resistance gene transfer in a sludge bacterial community. Science of The Total Environment 2019; 695: 133862.

12. Zheng W, Wen X*, Zhang B, Qiu Y,. Selective effect and elimination of antibiotics in membrane bioreactor of urban wastewater treatment plant. Science of The Total Environment 2019; 646: 1293-1303.

13. Qiu Y, Zhang J, Li B*, Wen X, Liang P*, Huang X. A novel microfluidic system enables visualization and analysis of antibiotic resistance gene transfer to activated sludge bacteria in biofilm. Science of The Total Environment 2018; 642: 582-590.

14. Zheng M, Wu S, Zuo Z, Wang Z, Qiu Y, Liu Y, et al. Predictions of the Influent and Operational Conditions for Partial Nitritation with a Model Incorporating pH Dynamics. Environmental Science and Technology 2018; 52: 6457-6465.

15. Liang P, Duan R, Jiang Y*, Zhang X, Qiu Y*, Huang X*. One-year operation of 1000-L modularized microbial fuel cell for municipal wastewater treatment. Water Research 2018; 141: 1-8.

16. Qiu Y, Gu C*, Li B, Shi H*. Aptameric detection of quinine in reclaimed wastewater using a personal glucose meter. Analytical Methods 2018; 10: 2931-2938.

17. Ma J, Li B, Zhou L, Zhu Y, Li J, Qiu Y*. Simple Urea Immersion Enhanced Removal of Tetracycline from Water by Polystyrene Microspheres. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2018; 15: 1524.

18. Qiu Y, Zhang C, Li B, Li J*, Zhang X, Liu Y, et al. Optimal Surface Aeration Control in Full-Scale Oxidation Ditches through Energy Consumption Analysis. Water 2018; 10: 945.

19. Qiu Y, Tang Y*, Li B, He M. Rapid detection of cocaine using aptamer-based biosensor on an evanescent wave fibre platform. Royal Society Open Science 2018; 5.

20. Qiu Y, Tang Y*, Li B, Gu C, He M*. Aptamer-based detection of melamine in milk using an evanescent wave fiber sensor. Analytical Methods 2018; 10.

21. Li B, Qiu Y*, Zhang J, Huang X, Shi H, Yin H*. Real-Time Study of Rapid Spread of Antibiotic Resistance Plasmid in Biofilm Using Microfluidics. Environmental Science and Technology 2018; 52: 11132-11141.

22. Li B, Qiu Y*, Li J, Liang P, Huang X. Removal of antibiotic resistance genes in four full-scale membrane bioreactors. Science of the total environment 2018; 653: 112-119.

23. Qiu Y, Li J, Huang X, Shi H. A Feasible Data-Driven Mining System to Optimize Wastewater Treatment Process Design and Operation. Water 2018; 10: 1342

24. Li B, Ma J, Zhou L, Qiu Y*. Magnetic microsphere to remove tetracycline from water: Adsorption, H2O2 oxidation and regeneration. Chemical Engineering Journal 2017; 330: 191-201.

25. Li B, Qiu Y*, Shi H, Yin H*. The importance of lag time extension in determining bacterial resistance to antibiotics. Analyst 2016; 141: 3059-3067.

26. Li B, Qiu Y*, Zhang C, Chen L, Shi H. Understanding biofilm diffusion profiles and microbial activities to optimize integrated fixed-film activated sludge process. Chemical Engineering Journal 2016; 302: 269-277.

27. Sun J, Liang P, Yan X, Zuo K, Xiao K*, Xia J*, Qiu Y, et al. Reducing aeration energy consumption in a large-scale membrane bioreactor: Process simulation and engineering application. Water Research 2016; 93: 205-213.

28. Li B, Qiu Y*, Glidle A, Cooper J, Shi H, Yin H*. Single cell growth rate and morphological dynamics revealing an "opportunistic" persistence. Analyst 2014; 139: 3305-3313.

29. Li B, Qiu Y*, Glidle A, McIlvenna D, Luo Q, Cooper J, et al. Gradient Microfluidics Enables Rapid Bacterial Growth Inhibition Testing. Analytical Chemistry 2014; 86: 3131-3137.

30. Gao S, Qiu Y*, Meng F, Zhang X, Pan D, Wang K. State-of-art and Trends of Data Analytical Techniques for Wastewater Treatment Processes. Environmental Engineering, 2022, 40(06): 194-203.

31. Qiu Y*, Bi H, Tian , Liang P, Huang X. Characterization Model of Influent Data for Wastewater Treatment Plants and Its Application in Case Studies. Acta Scientiae Circumstantiae, 2022, 42(04): 44-52.

32.  Qiu Y*, Liu X, Tian Y, Wang H, Shi P, Li B. Characteristics of Distillery wastewater and its Feasibility as Denitrification Carbon Source. Water & Wastewater Engineering, 2021, 57(12): 86-91.

33. Zhao J, Li B, Tian Y, Qiu Y*. AO+MBR process simulation of a rural sewage treatment station based on BioWin software. Journal of Green Science and Technology, 2021, 23(06): 44-45.

34. Li B, Qiu Y*, Tian Y, Zhu Y, Wang Y, Zheng K, Li J. Performance Evaluation and Scenario Simulation for Process Retrofitting of Wastewater Treatment Plants. Environmental Engineering, 2020, 38(7): 93-99.

35. Zhu Y, Qiu Y, Li B, Wang S, Li J*. Transfer Dynamics of Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Sludge Bacterial Community Using Live Cell 3D Imaging Technology. Acta Scientiae Circumstantiae ,2019, 39(7):2218-2223.

36. Qiu Y*, Liu Y. Optimizing Process Loading Rates to Control Activated Sludge Bulking by Microthrix Parvicella. Chinese Journal of Environmental Engineering, 2017, 11(4): 2268-2272.

37. Qiu Y*, Li B, Liu Y, Hou Y, Shi H. Optimal Control of Chemical Precipitation of Phosphorous in Wastewater Treatment Plants. Water & Wastewater Engineering, 2016, 42(7): 126-129.