Peng Yi

Peng Yi, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Civil, Environmental & Geomatics Engineering
  • 777 Glades Road, EE 309
  • Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991
  • p: 561.297.2808


  • Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University
  • M.S.E., Johns Hopkins University
  • M.Eng., Harbin Institute of Technology
  • B.Mgmt., Harbin Institute of Technology
  • B.Eng., Harbin Institute of Technology

Research Interests

  • Water Treatment
  • Environmental Nanotechnology
  • Health Impacts of Nanomaterials
  • Membrane Technology
  • Renewable Energy

Recent Publications

  1. Huang, R., Yi, P., and Tang, Y., "Probing the interactions of organic molecules, nanomaterials, and microbes with solid surfaces using quartz crystal microbalances: methodology, advantages, and limitations, Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts," 2017, 19 (6), 793–811.
  2. Xiao, Q., Wang, T., Yu, S., Yi, P., and Li, L., "Influence of UV lamp, sulfur (IV) concentration, and pH on bromate degradation in UV/sulfite systems: Mechanisms and applications, Water Research," 2017, 111, 288–296.
  3. Yi, P., Pignatello, J. J., Uchimiya, M., and White, J. C., "Heteroaggregation of Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles and Nanoparticles of Pyrolyzed Biomass, Environmental Science and Technology," 2015, 49, 13294–13303.

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