Yang Wang   

Research Associate
Department of Energy, Environmental and Chemical Engineering
Washington University in St. Louis

Peer-Reviewed Publications

26. Huang Zhang, Girish Sharma, Yang Wang, Shuiqing Li, and Pratim Biswas “Numerical modeling of the performance of high flow DMAs to classify sub-2 nm particles.” Aerosol Sci. Technol. Accepted

25. Christopher Oxford, Charles Rapp, Yang Wang, Purushottam Kumar, Daniel Watson, Julianna Portelli, Eric Sussman, Steven Dhawan, Jingkun Jiang, and Brent Williams “Development and qualification of a VH-TDMA for the study of atmospheric aerosols.” Aerosol Sci. Technol. Accepted

24. Guangjie Zheng, Yang Wang, Allison Aiken, Francesca Gallo, Mike Jensen, Pavlos Kollias, Chongai Kuang, Edward Luke, Stephen Springston, Janek Uin, Robert Wood, and Jian Wang “Marine boundary layer aerosol in Eastern North Atlantic: seasonal variations and key controlling processes.” Atmos. Chem. Phys. Diss. doi.org: 10.5194/acp-2018-574

23. Zhichao Li, Yang Wang, Yongqi Lu, and Pratim Biswas. “Investigation of aerosol and gas emissions from a coal-fired power plant under various operating conditions.” J. Air Waste Manage. Assoc. doi: 10.1080/10962247.2018.1503981

22. Yang Wang, Tamara Pinterich, and Jian Wang (2018). “Rapid measurement of sub-micrometer aerosol size distribution using a fast integrated mobility spectrometer.” J. Aerosol Sci. 121:12-20.

21. Pratim Biswas, Yang Wang, and Michel Attoui (2018). “Sub-2 nm particle measurement in high-temperature aerosol reactors: a review.” Curr. Opin. Chem. Eng. 21: 60-66.

20. Wenge Li, Yanjie Hu, Hao Jiang, Yi Jiang, Yang Wang, Su Huang, and Pratim Biswas, and Chunzhong Li (2017). “Fluxing template-assisted synthesis of sponge-like Fe2O3 microspheres toward efficient catalysis for CO oxidation.” Appl. Surf. Sci. 444: 763-771.

19. Li Lu, Yanjie Hu, Hao Jiang, Yang Wang, Yi Jiang, Su Huang, Xiaofeng Niu, Pratim Biswas, and Chunzhong Li (2017). “Multi-shelled LiMn1.95Co0.05O4 Cages with Tunable Mn Oxidation State for Ultra-High Lithium Storage.” New J. Chem. 42(5): 3953-3960.

18. Yang Wang*, Girish Sharma*, Clement Koh, Vivek Kumar, Rajan Chakrabarty, and Pratim Biswas (2017). “Influence of Flame-Generated Ions on the Simultaneous Charging and Coagulation of Nanoparticles during Combustion.” Aerosol Sci. Technol. 51 (7): 833-844. (*equal contribution)

17. Tamara Pinterich, Steven Spielman, Yang Wang, Susanne Hering, and Jian Wang (2017). “A Humidity-controlled Fast Integrated Mobility Spectrometer (HFIMS) for rapid measurements of particle hygroscopic growth.” Atmos. Meas. Tech. 10: 4915-4925.

16. Jiaxi Fang*, Yang Wang*, Juha Kangasluoma, Michel Attoui, Heikki Junninen, Markku Kulmala, Tuukka Petäjä, and Pratim Biswas (2017). “The Initial Stages of Multicomponent Particle Formation during the Combustion Synthesis of Mixed SiO2/TiO2.” Aerosol Sci. Technol. 52(3): 277-286. (*equal contribution) (Editor’s selection of notable 2018 papers in Aerosol Sci. Technol.)

15. Jiayu Li, Anna Leavey, Yang Wang, Caroline O’Neil, Meghan A. Wallace, Carey-Ann D. Burnham, Adrianus CM Boon, Hilary Babcock, and Pratim Biswas (2018). “Comparing the Performance of 3 Airborne Virus Samplers for Influenza Virus.” J. Aerosol Sci. 155: 133-145.

14. Jiaxi Fang*, Yang Wang*, Juha Kangasluoma, Michel Attoui, Heikki Junninen, Markku Kulmala, Tuukka Petäjä, and Pratim Biswas (2017). “Cluster Formation Mechanisms of Metal Oxides during Combustion Synthesis.” Aerosol Sci. Technol. 51(9): 1071–1081. (*equal contribution)

13. Yang Wang, Juha Kangasluoma, Michel Attoui, Jiaxi Fang, Heikki Junninen, Markku Kulmala, Tuukka Petäjä, and Pratim Biswas (2017). “Observation of Incipient Particle Formation during Flame Synthesis by Tandem Differential Mobility Analysis-Mass Spectrometry (DMA-MS).” Proc. Combust. Inst. 36(1), 745-752.

12. Yao Nie, Yang Wang, and Pratim Biswas (2017). “Mobility and Bipolar Diffusion Charging Characteristics of Crumpled Reduced Graphene Oxide Nanoparticles Synthesized in a Furnace Aerosol Reactor.” J. Phys. Chem. C. 121(19): 10529-10537.

11. Jiayu Li, Haoran Li, Yehan Ma, Yang Wang, Chenyang Lu, and Pratim Biswas (2017). “Spatiotemporal 3D Measurements of Particle Mass Concentrations with a Distributed Sensor Network Platform.” Build. Environ. 27: 138-147.

10. Yang Wang, Juha Kangasluoma, Michel Attoui, Jiaxi Fang, Heikki Junninen, Markku Kulmala, Tuukka Petäjä, and Pratim Biswas (2017). “The High Charge Fraction of Flame-generated Particles in the Size Range below 3 nm Measured by Enhanced Particle Detectors.” Combust. Flame. 176: 72-80.

9. Yanjie Hu*, Yang Wang*, Hao Jiang, Yunfeng Li, Theodore Cohen, Yi Jiang, Binqi Wang, Ling Zhang, Pratim Biswas, and Chunzhong Li (2017). “Engineering the Outermost Layers of TiO2 Nanoparticles Using in situ Mg Doping in a Flame Aerosol Reactor.” AIChE J., 63 (3) 870-880. (*equal contribution)

8. Caroline O’Neil, Jiayu Li, Anna Leavey, Wang Yang, Matthew Hink, Meghan Wallace, Pratim Biswas, Carey-Ann Burnham, and Hilary Babcock. “Aerosol Generation during Patient Care Activities.” Clin. Infect. Dis. 65(8), 1342-1348.

7. Yang Wang, Jiayu Li, Anna Leavey, Hilary Babcock, and Pratim Biswas (2016). “Comparative Study on the Size Distributions and Respiratory Deposition of Particles Generated from Commonly Used Medical Nebulizers.” J. Aerosol Med. Pulm. Drug Deliv. 30 (2): 132-140.

6. Kelsey Haddad, Ahmed Abokifa, Shalinee Kavadiya, Tandeep S. Chadha, Yang Wang, John Fortner, Pratim Biswas (2016). “Growth of Oriented, Single Crystal SnO2 Nanocolumn Arrays by Aerosol Chemical Vapor Deposition (ACVD).” CrystEngComm. 18(39): 7544-7553.

5. Liu, Pai, Ian Arnold, Yang Wang, Yang Yu, Jiaxi Fang, Pratim Biswas, and Rajan K. Chakrabarty (2015). “Synthesis of Titanium Dioxide Aerosol Gels in a Buoyancy-opposed Flame Reactor.” Aerosol Sci. Technol., 49(12), 1232-1241.

4. Yang Wang, Jiayu Li, He Jing, Qiang Zhang, Jingkun Jiang, and Pratim Biswas (2015). “Laboratory Evaluation of Three Low-Cost Particle Sensors for Particulate Matter Measurement.” Aerosol Sci. Technol. 49(11), 1063-1077. (Editor’s selection of notable 2015 papers in Aerosol Sci. Technol. Featured in AAAR 2015 Winter Newsletter)

3. Yang Wang, Pai Liu, Jiaxi Fang, Wei-Ning Wang, and Pratim Biswas (2015). “Kinetics of Sub 2 nm TiO2 Particle Formation in an Aerosol Reactor during Thermal Decomposition of Titanium Tetraisopropoxide.” J. Nanopart. Res. 17 (3): 1-13.

2. Fang, Jiaxi, Yang Wang, Michel Attoui, Tandeep S. Chadha, Jessica R. Ray, Wei-Ning Wang, Young-Shin Jun, and Pratim Biswas (2014). “Measurement of Sub-2 nm Clusters of Pristine and Composite Metal Oxides during Nanomaterial Synthesis in Flame Aerosol Reactors.” Anal. Chem. 86 (15): 7523-7529.

1. Yang Wang, Jiaxi Fang, Michel Attoui, Tandeep S. Chadha, Wei-Ning Wang, and Pratim Biswas (2014). “Application of Half Mini DMA for Sub 2nm Particle Size Distribution Measurement in an Electrospray and a Flame Aerosol Reactor.” J. Aerosol Sci. 71: 52-64.