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Dr. Sizhong Yang

Section 5.3: Geomicrobiology

Helmholtz Centre Potsdam
GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences

Telegrafenberg
Building C, room 426
14473 Potsdam
Phone: +49 331 288-28777
Fax: +49 331 288-28802
e-mail: sizhong.yang(at)gfz-potsdam.de

Publications

About the person

Research Interests:

Anaerobic carbon turnover in permafrost-affected soils
Abundance/diversity of the methanogens

Career:

Since 2008
Associate Professor, State Key Laboratory of Frozen Soils Engineering, Cold & Arid Regions Environmental & Engineering Research Institute (CAREERI), CAS

Since 2011

PostDoc Alfred-Wegener-Institut, Potsdam
 
Since 2012

PostDoc Helmholtz-Zentrum Potsdam, GFZ German Centre for Geosciences

Education:

2001    B. S. in Biochemistry,  Lanzhou University, China
2004    M. S. in Zoology,  Lanzhou University, China
2008    Ph.D. in Physical Geography, Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Sciences

Projects:

Project involved
Microbial carbon decomposition under anoxic conditions in permafrost-affected soils of the Tibetan Plateau
Funding: BMBF (2011-2014)