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Juan Yao

Atmospheric Measurement & Data Sciences
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
MSIN: K9-24
Richland, WA 99352

Research Interests

  • Applied toxicology
  • Microfluidics

Education and Credentials

  • M.S., Toxicology, Washington State University
  • B.S., Clinical Medicine, Anhui Medical University, China

Awards and Recognitions

  • 2013 Outstanding Performance Award for Chemical Mixture Methodology program, PNNL
  • 1999 First Prize of Excellent Student Scholarship, Anhui Medical University, China
  • 1998 Second Prize of Excellent Student Scholarship, Anhui Medical University, China

PNNL Publications


  • Ding Y, Y Zhou, J Yao, CJ Szymanski, JK Fredrickson, L Shi, B Cao, Z Zhu, and XY Yu. 2016. "In Situ Molecular Imaging of the Biofilm and Its Matrix." Analytical Chemistry 88(22):11244-11252.  doi:10.1021/acs.analchem.6b03909
  • Veeramany A, SD Unwin, GA Coles, JE Dagle, WD Millard, J Yao, CS Glantz, and SNG Gourisetti. 2016. "Framework for Modeling High-Impact, Low-Frequency Power Grid Events to Support Risk-Informed Decisions." International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 18:125-137.  doi:10.1016/j.ijdrr.2016.06.008
  • Yao J, Y Zhou, X Sui, D Lao, DJ Heldebrant, Z Zhu, and XY Yu. 2016. "Switchable 1,8-diazabicycloundec-7-ene and 1-hexanol ionic liquid analyzed by liquid ToF-SIMS." Surface Science Spectra 23(1):9-28.  doi:10.1116/1.4948526
  • Zhou Y, J Yao, Y Ding, J Yu, X Hua, JE Evans, X Yu, D Lao, DJ Heldebrant, SK Nune, B Cao, ME Bowden, XY Yu, X Wang, and Z Zhu. 2016. "Improving the Molecular Ion Signal Intensity for In Situ Liquid SIMS Analysis." Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry 27(12):2006-2013.  doi:10.1007/s13361-016-1478-x



  • Yu XY, CS Glantz, J Yao, H He, AJ Petrocchi, DK Craig, JT Ciolek, and AE Booth. 2013. "Enhancing the Chemical Mixture Methodology in Emergency Preparedness and Consequence Assessment." Toxicology 313(2-3):174-184.  doi: 10.1016/j.tox.2012.10.011


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