Yaoxing Wu

Personnel Profile

Yaoxing Wu, Assistant Professor

Yaoxing Wu

-Ph.D. Environmental Engineering, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore, 2013
-B.S. Environmental Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), China, 2008          

Research Interests
- Indoor air quality; Cross-media mass transfer modeling; particle-mediated mass transfer; and Hazardous chemical emissions from building materials and consumer products

Professional Experiences
- Assistant Professor, TAMUK (Environmental Engineering Dep.), 2017 - present
- Postdoctoral Research Associate, Virginia Tech, 2013-2017

Sample Publications

  • Wu, Y., Eichler, M.C., Leng, W., Cox, S.S., Marr, L.C., Little, J.C., Adsorption of phthalates on impervious indoor surfaces, Environmental Science & Technology, 51, 2907-2913, 2017.
  • Wu, Y., Eichler, M.C., Chen, S., Little, J.C., A simple method to measure the vapor pressure of phthalates and alternative plasticizers, Environmental Science & Technology, 50, 10082–10088, 2016.
  • Wu, Y., Liu, Z., Herrera-Alonso, J.M., Marand, E., Little, J.C., A numerical method to predict the diffusion coefficient of VOCs in polyurethane/clay nanocomposites, Journal of Membrane Science, 510, 201-208, 2016.
  • Wu, Y., Cox, S.S., Xu, Y., Liang, Y., Won, D., Liu, X., Clausen, P., Rosell, L., Benning, J., Zhang, Y., Little, J.C., A reference method for measuring emissions of SVOCs in small chambers, Building and Environment, 95, 126-132, 2016.
  • Wu, Y., Xie, M., Cox, S.S., Marr, L.C., Little, J.C., A simple method to measure gas-phase SVOC concentration adjacent to a material phase, Indoor Air, 26, 903-912, 2016.
  • Xie, M., Wu, Y., Marr, L.C., Little, J.C., Phthalates and alternative plasticizers and potential for contact exposure from children’s backpacks and toys, Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology, 26, 119-124, 2016.
  • Wu, Y., Chang, V.W.C., Development of analysis of volatile polyfluorinated alkyl substances in indoor air using thermal desorption–gas chromatography–mass spectrometry, Journal of Chromatography A, 1238(0), 114-120, 2012.

Contact Information

Department of Environmental Engineering
Engineering Complex 365
MSC 213 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: 361-593-3898
fax: 361-593-2069
email: yaoxing.wu@tamuk.edu
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This page was last updated on: October 16, 2017