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Yaqi You

Yaqi  You

Yaqi You

Assistant Professor

421 Baker Lab


  • Post-Doctoral Fellow, Environmental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • Ph.D. Environmental Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

Environmental Microbiome Research Lab

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Emerging contaminants have profound impacts on microbial communities, the heart of many ecosystems. My research goal is to understand responses of microbial communities to emerging contaminants in both natural and engineered systems, and to translate this knowledge to innovative solutions for resource recovery and reuse, ecosystem sustainability, and public health improvement.

  • Environmental microbiology and biotechnology
  • Sustainable Food-Energy-Water nexus
  • Sustainable nanotechnology
  • Environmental health and pathogen exposure
  • Antibiotic resistome expansion


ERE 596 Systems Microbiology and Biotechnology

ERE 480/580 Fate and Transport of Contaminants

ERE 132 Introduction to Environmental Resources Engineering (Guest Lecture)

BTC 132 Biotechnology Orientation (Guest Lecture)