Faculty and Staff
JIANG Mingyu
Title: Associate Professor
Research Field: Biogeochemistry
Department: Key Laboratory of Marine Geology & Environment
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2019–present, Associate Professor,  Key Laboratory of Marine Geology and Environment, Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
2012–2019, Assistant Professor, Key Laboratory of Marine Geology and Environment, Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
2009 – 2011, Special graduate student, Advance Science Research Center, Japan Atomic Energy Agency


Ph.D., 2012, Geochemistry, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan.
M.S., 2008, Analytical Chemistry, Fuzhou University, Fuzhou, Chnia.
B.S., 2005, Ludong University, Yatai, China.


Research Interests
Biogeochemistry, Marine Geomicrobiology, Marine Environmental Science


Honors and Awards
1. The paper published in Chemical Geology was highlighted by “Science” in Editor’s Choice part. Biomaterials, Inside Out Synthesis. Science, Vol 329 20August 2010: 885. [DOI:10.1126/science.329.5994.885-b].
2. Director General’s Award 2010, Advance Science Research Center, Japan Atomic Energy Agency. For significant contributions to the study of biomineralization process of rare earth elements using microorganism.
3. 2011/04 Financial Support Fund for Migration2011 International Conference in Beijing.


Selected Publications
1. JIANG Ming-yu, HU Yi-hao, YU Xin-ke, CAO Wen-rui1, SAREN Gao-wa, CHANG Feng-ming. Advances in research on biological mineralization process of marine ferromanganese nodule. Marine Sciences, 2020, 44(7), 156-164.
2. Wen-Rui Cao, Lan-Zeng Zhang, Yi-Hao Hu, Ming-Yu Jiang and Ying-Jie Li*. Salinimicrobium nanhaiense sp. nov. and Salinimicrobium oceani sp. nov., two novel species of the family Flavobacteriaceae isolated from the South China Sea. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol 2020. DOI 10.1099/ijsem.0.004405.
3. Wuyang Sun, Imran Ali, Jiwei Liu, Min Dai, Wenrui Cao, Mingyu Jiang, Gaowa Saren, Xinke Yu, Changsheng Peng*, Iffat Naz*. Isolation, identification, and characterization of diesel‐oil‐degrading bacterial strains indigenous to Changqing oil field, China. Journal of Basic Microbiology, 2019, 59:723-734.
4. Mingyu Jiang, Toshihiko Ohnuki, Satoshi Utsunomiya, Biomineralization of middle rare earth element samarium in yeast and bacteria systems. Geomicrobiology Journal, 2018, 35(5), 375-384.
5. Wuyang Sun, Wenrui Cao, Mingyu Jiang, Gaowa Saren, Jiwei Liu, Jiangfei Cao, Imran Ali, Xinke Yu, Changsheng Peng and Iffat Naz. Isolation and characterization of biosurfactant-producing and diesel oil degrading Pesudomonas sp. CQ2 from Changqing oil field, China. RSC Advances, 2018, 8, 39710-39720.
6. Wen-Rui Cao, Ling-Yun Guo, Zong-Jun Du, Anindita Das, Gaowa Saren, Ming-Yu Jiang, Christopher A. Dunlap, Alejandro P. Rooney, Xin-Ke Yu, Tie-Gang Li. (2017) Chengkuizengella sedimins gen. nov. sp. nov., isolated from sediment in South China Sea. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 2017, 67: 2672-2678.
7. Anindita Das, Wenrui Cao, Hongjie Zhang, Gaowa Saren, Mingyu Jiang, Xinke Yu. Carbon fixation in sediments of Sino-Pacific seas-differential contributions of bacterial and archaeal domains, Journal of Marine Systems, 2017, 175, 15–23.
8. Cao Wenrui, Das Anindita, Saren Gaowa, Jiang Mingyu, Zhang Hongjie, Yu Xinke. Autotrophic potential in mesophilic heterotrophic bacterial isolates from Sino-Pacific marine sediments, Acta Oceanol. Sin., 2017, Vol. 36, No. 2, P. 69–77.
9. Toshihiko Ohnuki, Mingyu Jiang, Fuminori Sakamoto, Naofumi Kozai, Shinya Yamasaki, Qianqian Yu, Kazuya Tanaka, Satoshi Utsunomiya, Xiaobin Xia, Ke Yang, Jianhua He. Sorption of trivalent cerium by a mixture of microbial cells and manganese oxides: Effect of microbial cells on the oxidation of trivalent cerium. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 2015, 163, 1-13.
10. Mingyu Jiang, Yuki Nakamatsu, Keld A. Jensen, Satoshi Utsunomiya. Multi-scale analysis of the occurrence of Pb, Cr and Mn in the NIST standards: Urban dust (SRM 1649a) and indoor dust (SRM 2584). Atmospheric Environment, 2014, 82, 364-374.
11. Jiang M., Ohnuki T., Yamasaki S.,Tanaka K., utsunomiya S., Adsorption of ytterbium onto Saccharomyces cerevisiae fungal cells: A pH-dependent contribution of phosphoryl functional group. Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry, 2013, 295, 2283–2287.
12. Jiang M. Y., Ohnuki, T., Kozai, N., Tanaka, K., Kamiishi, E., Utsunomiya, S., Post-adsorption process of Yb phosphate nano-particle formation by Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 2012, 93, 30–46.
13. Naofumi Kozai, Toshihiko Ohnuki, Makoto Arisaka, Masayuki Watanabe, Fuminori Sakamoto, Shinya Yamasaki and Mingyu Jiang. Chemical states of fallout radioactive Cs in the soils deposited at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant accident. Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology, 2012, 49, 473–478.
14. Jiang, M., Li, J. Q., Wu, Y.Q., Lin N.T., Wang, X.M., Fu, F. F., et al., Chemical characterization of nanometer-sized elemental carbon particles emitted from diesel vehicles. Journal of Aerosol Science, 2011, 42, 365-371.
15. Jiang, M. Y., Wu, Y. Q., Lin, G. S., Xu, L. J., Chen, Z. L., Fu, F. F., Pyrolysis and thermal-oxidation characterization of organic carbon and black carbon aerosol. Science of the Total Environment, 2011, 409, 4449-4455.
16. Jiang, M., Ohnuki, T., Kozai, N., Tanaka, K., Suzuki, Y., Sakamoto, F., Kamiishi, E., Utsunomiya, S., Biological nano-mineralization of Ce phosphate by Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Chemical Geology, 2010, 277, 61-69. This paper was highlighted by Science.
17. The paper published in Chemical Geology was highlighted by “Science” in Editor’s Choice part. Biomaterials, Inside Out Synthesis. Science, Vol 329 20August 2010: 885. [DOI:10.1126/science.329.5994.885-b].