Yong Wang

Research Associate


3127 Wisconsin Energy Institute
1552 University Ave
Madison, WI 53726

Yong Wang headshot

Program Affiliations

  • Biological Systems Engineering

Education and Certificates

  • B.S. 2009 – Resources and Environmental Science, Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shaanxi, China
  • M.S. 2012 – Soil Science, Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shaanxi, China
  • Ph.D. 2017 – Soil Science, Texas A&M University

Fields of Interest

  • Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition
  • Agro-Ecosystem Modeling
  • Life Cycle Analysis


  • Wang, Y., Dou, F., Storlien, J.O., Wight, J.P., Paustian, K.H., Del Grosso, S.J., Hons, F.M., 2017. Simulating impacts of bioenergy sorghum residue return on soil organic carbon and greenhouse gas emissions using the DAYCENT model. In: Field, D.J., Morgan, C.L.S., McBratney, A. B. (Eds.), Global Soil Security. Springer. pp: 167-180.
  • Ji, Q., Wang, Y., Chen, X., Wang, X., 2015. Tillage effects on soil aggregation, organic carbon fractions and grain yield in Eum-Orthic Anthrosol of a winter wheat-maize double-cropping system, Northwest China. Soil Use and Management 31, 504-514.
  • Wang, Y., Ji, Q., Liu, S., Sun, H., Wang, X., 2012. Effects of tillage practices on water-stable aggregation and aggregate-associated organic carbon in Lou soil. Journal of Agro-Environment Science 31, 1365-1373.
  • Sun, H., Ji, Q., Wang, Y., Wang, X., 2012. The distribution of water-stable aggregate-associated organic carbon and its oxidation stability under different straw returning modes. Journal of Agro-Environment Science 31, 369-376.
  • Ji, Q., Sun, H., Wang, Y., Liu, S., Wang, X., 2012. Responses of soil particulate organic carbon and mineral-bound organic carbon to four kinds of tillage practices. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 26, 132-137.
  • Wang, C., Liu, S., Wang, Y., Wang, X., 2010. Effect of different conservational tillage modes on the oxidation stability of soil organic carbon in soil micro-aggregates. Journal of Northwest A&F University (Nat. Sci. Ed. ) 38, 149-155.
  • Wang, C., Yue, X., Ge, X., Huang, T., Wang, Y., Wang, X., 2010. Effects of conservational tillage measures on distributions of organic carbon and nitrogen in soil microaggregates. Plant Nutrition and Fertilizer Science 16, 642-649.