Mingquan Yan

Summary

Affiliation: Peking University
Location: Beijing, China
Summary:
Water chemistry
Natural organic matter characterization
Enhanced coagulation
Disnfection by products formation
Grants:
2008.11-Present Assist/ assoc Prof College of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Peking University
2006.10-2008.10 Postdoctor, College of environmental Sciences and Engineering, Peking University
2003.09-2006.07 Ph.D., Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences
2000.09-2003.06 M.S., College of Environmental Engineering, Chang
Publications:
Yan M.Q.*, Wang D.S., Korshin G., Benedetti M.F., Quantifying metal ions binding onto dissolved organic matter using log-transformed absorbance spectra. Water Res. (Revising)
Yan M.Q.*, Li M.Y., Wang D.S., Xiao F., Optical property of iron binding to Suwannee River fulvic acid. Chemosphere (accepted)
Yan M.Q.*, Dryer D., Korshin G., Benedetti M.F., 2013. In situ study of binding of copper by fulvic acid: Comparison of differential absorbance data and model predictions. Water Res. 47(2):588-596
Yan M.Q.*, Wang D.S., Korshin G., Cai Z.X., 2012. Characterize natural organic matter using High-performance liquid chromatography-size exclusion chromatography (HPLC-SEC) with continuous wavelength UV absorbance detector. Chemosphere 87(8): 879-885.
Yan M.Q.*, Liu C.X., Wang D.S., Ni J.R., Cheng J.X., 2012. Investigation the adsorption characteristics of NOM on alumina for surface source waters. J hazard matter 215: 115-121.
Yan M.Q.*, Liu C.X., Wang D.S., Ni J.R., Cheng J.X., 2011. Characterization of adsorption of humic acid onto alumina using quartz crystal microbalance with dissipation. Langmuir 27(16): 9860-9865.
Yan M.Q.*,Wang D.S., Qu J.H.,2010. NOM removal by integrated process of ozonation and granular activated carbon for typical North-China water. Sep. Purif. Technol. 72: 263-268.
Yan M.Q.*, Yu J.F., Wang D.S., Ni J.R., Qu J.H., Tang H.X., 2009. Natural organic matter (NOM) removal in a typical North-China water plant by enhanced coagulation: Targets and techniques. Sep. Purif. Technol. 68: 320-327.
Yan M.Q.*, Liu H.L., Wang D.S., Ni J.R., Qu J.H., 2009. Natural organic matter removal by coagulation: Effect of kinetics and hydraulics. Water Sci. Technol:WS. 9(1), wst.2009.065 D06.
Yan M. Q., Wang D.S.*, Ni J.R., Qu. J.H., Chow C.W.K., 2008. Enhanced coagulation for high alkalinity and micro-polluted water: The third way through coagulant optimization. Water Res. 42(8-9): 2278-2286.
Yan M. Q.*, Wang D.S.*, Qu J.H., Ni J.R., Chow C.W.K., Liu H.L., 2008. Mechanism of natural organic matter removal by polyaluminum chloride: Effect of coagulant particle size and hydrolysis kinetics. Water Res. 42(13): 3361-3370.
Yan M.Q., Wang D.S.*, Yu J.F., Ni J.R., Qu J.H., Edwards M.A., 2008. Enhanced coagulation with polyaluminum chlorides: Role of pH/alkalinity and speciation. Chemosphere 71(9): 1665-1673.
Yan M.Q., Wang D.S.*, Qu J.H., Ni J.R., Yan Y., Chow C.W.K., 2008. Effect of polyaluminum chloride on enhanced softening for the typical organic-polluted high hardness North-China surface waters. Sep. Purif. Technol. 62: 402-407.
Yan M.Q., Wang D.S.*, Shi B.Y., Wang M., Yan Y., 2007. Effect of pre-ozonation on optimized coagulation of a typical North-China source water. Chemosphere 69(11): 1695-1702.
Yan M.Q., Wang D.S.*, Qu J.H., He W.J., Chow C.W.K., 2007. Relative importance of hydrolyzed Al(III) species (Ala, Alb and Alc) during coagulation with polyaluminum chloride: A case study with the typical micro-polluted source waters. J. Colliod Interf. Sci., 316(2): 482-489.
Yan M.Q., Wang D.S.*, Shi B.Y., Wei Q.S., Qu J.H., Tang H.X., 2007. Transformation of particles, NOMs and elements in a Chinese pilot-scale drinking water treatment processes. J. Environ. Sci., 19(3): 271-277.
Yan M.Q., Wang D.S.*, You S.J., Qu J.H., Tang H.X., 2006. Enhanced coagulation in a typical north-china water plant. Water Res. 40(19): 3621-3627.
Yu J.F., Wang D.S.*, Ge X.P., Yan M.Q., Yang M., 2006. Flocculation of kaolin particles by two typical polyelectrolytes: A comparative study on the kinetics and floc structures. Colloid Surface A 290: 288-294.
Yu J.F., Wang D.S.*, Yan M.Q., Ge X.P., 2006. Optimized coagulation of high alkalinity low temperature and particle water pH adjustment and polyelectrolytes as coagulant aids. Environ. Monit. Assess. 131: 377

Publications

  1. ncbi Effect of pre-ozonation on optimized coagulation of a typical North-China source water
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, College of Environmental Sciences, Peking University, Beijing, China
    Chemosphere 69:1695-702. 2007
  2. doi Enhanced coagulation for high alkalinity and micro-polluted water: the third way through coagulant optimization
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, College of Environmental Science and Technology, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, MOE, Peking University, Beijing, China
    Water Res 42:2278-86. 2008
  3. doi Enhanced coagulation with polyaluminum chlorides: role of pH/alkalinity and speciation
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, College of Environmental Sciences and Technology, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, MOE, Peking University, Beijing 100781, China
    Chemosphere 71:1665-73. 2008
  4. doi Mechanism of natural organic matter removal by polyaluminum chloride: effect of coagulant particle size and hydrolysis kinetics
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, College of Environmental Sciences and Technology, Peking University, Beijing, China
    Water Res 42:3361-70. 2008
  5. ncbi Optimized coagulation of high alkalinity, low temperature and particle water: pH adjustment and polyelectrolytes as coagulant aids
    Jianfeng Yu
    State Key Lab of Environmental Aquatic Chemistry, Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Box 2871, Beijing, 100085, China
    Environ Monit Assess 131:377-86. 2007
  6. doi Behaviour of I/Br/Cl-THMs and their projected toxicities under simulated cooking conditions: Effects of heating, table salt and residual chlorine
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China Electronic address
    J Hazard Mater 314:105-12. 2016
  7. doi Examination of effects of Cu(II) and Cr(III) on Al(III) binding by dissolved organic matter using absorbance spectroscopy
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China Electronic address
    Water Res 93:84-90. 2016
  8. doi Spectroscopic characterization of changes of DOM deprotonation-protonation properties in water treatment processes
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China Electronic address
    Chemosphere 148:426-35. 2016
  9. doi Influence of chlorination on metal binding by dissolved organic matter: a study using Log-transformed differential spectra
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China Electronic address
    Chemosphere 103:290-8. 2014
  10. doi Examination of disinfection by-product (DBP) formation in source waters: a study using log-transformed differential spectra
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China Electronic address
    Water Res 50:179-88. 2014

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi Effect of pre-ozonation on optimized coagulation of a typical North-China source water
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, College of Environmental Sciences, Peking University, Beijing, China
    Chemosphere 69:1695-702. 2007
    ..At higher ozone dosages, NOM becomes more hydrophilic and its molecular weight becomes smaller, decreasing NOM removal...
  2. doi Enhanced coagulation for high alkalinity and micro-polluted water: the third way through coagulant optimization
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, College of Environmental Science and Technology, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, MOE, Peking University, Beijing, China
    Water Res 42:2278-86. 2008
    ....
  3. doi Enhanced coagulation with polyaluminum chlorides: role of pH/alkalinity and speciation
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, College of Environmental Sciences and Technology, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, MOE, Peking University, Beijing 100781, China
    Chemosphere 71:1665-73. 2008
    ..Optimal NOM removal was achieved at pH 5.5-6.5 for all PACls. Basicity, speciation, and dosage of coagulant should be optimized based on raw water alkalinity to enhance the removal efficiency of NOM...
  4. doi Mechanism of natural organic matter removal by polyaluminum chloride: effect of coagulant particle size and hydrolysis kinetics
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, College of Environmental Sciences and Technology, Peking University, Beijing, China
    Water Res 42:3361-70. 2008
    ..While the presence of NOM would reduce Al(b) formed in-situ due to the complexation of NOM and Al(a)...
  5. ncbi Optimized coagulation of high alkalinity, low temperature and particle water: pH adjustment and polyelectrolytes as coagulant aids
    Jianfeng Yu
    State Key Lab of Environmental Aquatic Chemistry, Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Box 2871, Beijing, 100085, China
    Environ Monit Assess 131:377-86. 2007
    ..These results suggest that the coagulation mechanisms in the removal of dissolved organic matter and particles are different, which may be exploited for optimized coagulation for the typical source water in practice...
  6. doi Behaviour of I/Br/Cl-THMs and their projected toxicities under simulated cooking conditions: Effects of heating, table salt and residual chlorine
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China Electronic address
    J Hazard Mater 314:105-12. 2016
    ..The reported results may have important implications for epidemiologic exposure assessments and, ultimately, for public health protection. ..
  7. doi Examination of effects of Cu(II) and Cr(III) on Al(III) binding by dissolved organic matter using absorbance spectroscopy
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China Electronic address
    Water Res 93:84-90. 2016
    ....
  8. doi Spectroscopic characterization of changes of DOM deprotonation-protonation properties in water treatment processes
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China Electronic address
    Chemosphere 148:426-35. 2016
    ..This study demonstrates that changes of the composition and reactivity of DOM found in drinking water treatment sequences can be quantified based on the examination of their optical properties...
  9. doi Influence of chlorination on metal binding by dissolved organic matter: a study using Log-transformed differential spectra
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China Electronic address
    Chemosphere 103:290-8. 2014
    ....
  10. doi Examination of disinfection by-product (DBP) formation in source waters: a study using log-transformed differential spectra
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China Electronic address
    Water Res 50:179-88. 2014
    ..g., DLnA350 and DSlope325-375) have a potential to provide an alternative reliable approach to monitor the halogenation of DOM and attendant formation of individual DBP species. ..
  11. doi Study of iron and aluminum binding to Suwannee River fulvic acid using absorbance and fluorescence spectroscopy: comparison of data interpretation based on NICA-Donnan and Stockholm humic models
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China
    Water Res 47:5439-46. 2013
    ..The combination of these techniques can help explore in more detail manifestations of DOM site specificity at realistically low concentrations of DOM and metal ions...
  12. doi Optical property of iron binding to Suwannee River fulvic acid
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China
    Chemosphere 91:1042-8. 2013
    ....
  13. doi Quantifying metal ions binding onto dissolved organic matter using log-transformed absorbance spectra
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China
    Water Res 47:2603-11. 2013
    ..The presented approach can be used to gain more information about DOM-metal interactions and for further optimization of existing formal models of metal-DOM complexation...
  14. doi Characterization of dissolved organic matter using high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC)-size exclusion chromatography (SEC) with a multiple wavelength absorbance detector
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China
    Chemosphere 87:879-85. 2012
    ..It characterized the AMW distributions of DOM more accurately and provided additional, potentially important information concerning the properties of DOM with varying AMWs...
  15. doi Investigation of the adsorption characteristics of natural organic matter from typical Chinese surface waters onto alumina using quartz crystal microbalance with dissipation
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing, 100871, China
    J Hazard Mater 215:115-21. 2012
    ..The QCM-D technique provides a method to view the process of complexation between NOM and coagulant, and can provide useful information to establish a quantitative calculation model of the coagulation process...
  16. doi In situ study of binding of copper by fulvic acid: comparison of differential absorbance data and model predictions
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, College of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Peking University, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China
    Water Res 47:588-96. 2013
    ..This information can be useful for further elaboration and development of detailed theoretic models that describe the complexation of metals in the environment...
  17. doi Characterization of adsorption of humic acid onto alumina using quartz crystal microbalance with dissipation
    Mingquan Yan
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Peking University, The Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100871, China
    Langmuir 27:9860-5. 2011
    ..The method is of value in the research to establish a quantified calculation model for the coagulation process...