@ Tsinghua University


URBAN ECOLOGY 

​​​​​​Name: Peng Jiang

Email: jiangp16@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
Peng Jiang, graduate student for master’s degree of Department of Earth System Science (DESS), Tsinghua University, joined in the lab in 2016.  His research interest is quantitative analysis of socioeconomic factors in ecological models, especially in modelling social-ecological systems. He received his college bachelor's degree in China University of Geoscience (Beijing), majoring in mathematics and application mathematics.

​​​​​​​Name: Siran Lu 

Email: lucia87@126.com
Siran Lu got her Bachelor’s degree from Wuhan University in 2010, majoring in Biological Science. She joined the lab of Dr. Scott A. Merkle at Warenll school of Forestry and Natural Resources at University of Georgia, 2011, and got the Master’s degree of Forestry Resources in August 2014. She has been working in Dr. Jun Yang’s lab since the fall of 2016, interested in Landscape Genetics.


Publications :

Testing different bioreactor configurations to improve hybrid liquidambar somatic embryogenesis efficiency. Siran Lu, Paul R. Volny, David L. Blum and Scott A. Merkle*, under review by In Vitro – Plant.


Enhancing hybrid liquidambar somatic seedling production using a temporary immersion bioreactor. Siran Lu and Scott A. Merkle*, under review by Trees - Structure and Function.


Lixian Zhang

​​​Name: Conghong Huang

Email: conghong@126.com​
Conghong Huang, PhD student  of Department of Earth System Science (DESS), Tsinghua University, majoring in Global Change Ecology. Huang joined in the laboratory of Urban Ecology of DESS in September, 2014. His research interest is urban vegetation changing and quantifying global urban ecosystem services. Currently, Huang is seeking quantification methods for mapping global urban ecosystem services. Huang got Master’s degree of urban forestry from Beijing Forestry University in 2014, and Bachelor of Agronomy’s degree in Forestry science from Anhui Agricultural University in 2010.

Representative Publications :

Wenjuan Zhang, Jun Yang, Lvyi Ma, Conghong Huang. Factors affecting the use of urban green spaces for physical activities:Views of young urban residents in Beijing. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, 2015.

Huang, C., Zhang, Z., Zhang W., *Yang, J. (2012). A review of overseas remote  sensing monitoring methods for aboveground    forest carbon sink (in Chinese).  World Forestry Research, 25: 20-26

Huang, C., Yang, J*, Zhang, W. (2013). Development of ecosystem services evaluation models: Research progress(in Chinese). Chinese Journal of Ecology, 32( 12) , 3360-3367

​Name: Danqi Xing

​Email: xingdanq@163.com

​Danqi Xing, graduate student for master’s degree of Department of Earth System Science (DESS), Tsinghua university, majoring in Globel Change Ecology, joined in the lab in 2017. Danqi got her bachelor's degree in Beijing Forestry University, 2017, majoring in Forestry. Her research interests are efficient rapid survey methods using in urban ecosystems and mobile platform applications.


​Name: Xiangyu Luo

​Email: luoxiangyu1112@outlook.com

            luoxy​17@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn

​Xiangyu Luo, Ph.D. candidate of Department of Earth System Science (DESS), Tsinghua University, majoring in Global Change Ecology, joined in Jun Yang's lab in 2017. He got his bachelor's degree in College of Life Science, Sichuan Univerisity, majoring in Ecology. His research interest is urban ecosystem services. 


​​​​Name: Jing Jin

Email: jinj15    mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
Jing Jin, PhD candidate of Department of Earth System Science (DESS), Tsinghua University, majoring in Global Change Ecology, joined in the lab in 2015. She got her bachelor's degree in Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology, 2015, majoring in Statistics. Her research interest is to use statistical methods to solve ecological problems.

Jingyi Yang

Jing Jin

Peng Jiang

Current Lab Members:


​    Graduate Students

Peng Jiang

​​​​Name: Huakui Liu

Email: lhk14@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
​Huakui Liu, graduate student for master’s degree of Department of Earth System Science (DESS), Tsinghua university, majoring in Globel Change Ecology, joined in the lab in 2014. His research interest is assessing the impact of landuse changes on urban climate in Beijing and the interaction between urban vegetations and the climate. Kui got his bachelor's degree in Qingdao University, 2014,  majoring in Environmental Science.

Name: Jingyi Yang
Email: goldfishyy@163.com

Jingyi Yang, PhD candidate of Department of Earth System Science (DESS), Tsinghua University, majoring in Global Change Ecology, joined in Jun Yang’s lab in 2017. She got her bachelor's and master’s degree in Beijing Forestry University, majoring in Forestry. Her research interest is the impacts of urban fragmented landscapes on natural habitats and biodiversity.

Siran Lu

Danqi Xing

​​​​Name: Jing Jin

Email: jinj15    mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
Jing Jin, PhD candidate of Department of Earth System Science (DESS), Tsinghua University, majoring in Global Change Ecology, joined in the lab in 2015. She got her bachelor's degree in Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology, 2015, majoring in Statistics. Her research interest is to use statistical methods to solve ecological problems.

Xiangyu Luo

Jing Jin

​Name: Lixian Zhang

​Email: lxzhang_whu@outlook.com

​Lixian Zhang, graduate student for doctor’s degree of Department of Earth System Science (DESS), Tsinghua university, majoring in Globel Change Ecology, joined in the lab in 2018. Lixian got his bachelor's degree in Wuhan University, 2018, majoring in Geodesy and Geomatics. His research interests are extracting urban ecological information and analysing urban ecological changes by computer vision.


​​​​​​​Name: Siran Lu 

Email: lucia87@126.com
Siran Lu got her Bachelor’s degree from Wuhan University in 2010, majoring in Biological Science. She joined the lab of Dr. Scott A. Merkle at Warenll school of Forestry and Natural Resources at University of Georgia, 2011, and got the Master’s degree of Forestry Resources in August 2014. She has been working in Dr. Jun Yang’s lab since the fall of 2016, interested in Landscape Genetics.


Publications :

Testing different bioreactor configurations to improve hybrid liquidambar somatic embryogenesis efficiency. Siran Lu, Paul R. Volny, David L. Blum and Scott A. Merkle*, under review by In Vitro – Plant.


Enhancing hybrid liquidambar somatic seedling production using a temporary immersion bioreactor. Siran Lu and Scott A. Merkle*, under review by Trees - Structure and Function.


​​​​​​Name: Peng Jiang

Email: jiangp16@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
Peng Jiang, graduate student for master’s degree of Department of Earth System Science (DESS), Tsinghua University, joined in the lab in 2016.  His research interest is quantitative analysis of socioeconomic factors in ecological models, especially in modelling social-ecological systems. He received his college bachelor's degree in China University of Geoscience (Beijing), majoring in mathematics and application mathematics.

Siran Lu

Huakui Liu

Conghong Huang