Yue Qin 覃栎
Assistant Professor 
Department of Geography and Sustainability Institute,
Ohio State University

Phone: 609-865-5698; Email: qin.548@osu.edu

Research Fields: 
Sustainable Development 
Energy-Environment-Human System Nexus
Food-Energy-Water Nexus
Air Quality and Human Health
Integrated Assessment, Lifecycle Assessment, Emission Inventory


Jan 14th, 2020 -- I am honored and humbled to receive the 4th COAA (the Chinese American Oceanic and Atmospheric Association) Yuxiang Early Career Award presented at the 2020 AMS COAA reception. The Yuxiang Early Career Award aims to recognize outstanding Chinese and Chinese-American young scholars in oceanic and atmospheric sciences and related fields. 

Dec 12th, 2019 -- Please come to check out our co-convened 2019 AGU FALL Meeting session GC42A - Multiscale Modeling of Human-Natural Earth System Interactions for Sustainable and Resilient Planning! 

Dec 11th, 2019 -- I will have an oral presentation at the 2019 AGU FALL Meeting (GC33D-04). Looking forward to meeting some of you there! (https://agu.confex.com/agu/fm19/meetingapp.cgi/Search/0?sort=Relevance&size=10&page=1&searchterm=GC33D).

Oct 11th, 2019 -- I was invited to present on 'Global Food-Energy-Water Nexusat Princeton UniversityLooking forward to meeting some of you there! 

Oct 10th, 2019 -- I was invited to the Brainstorm Events on China Environmental Initiative at Princeton UniversityLooking forward to meeting some of you there! 

I've started a joint position at the Department of Geography and the Sustainability Institute at  The Ohio State University in August 2019 as a tenure-track assistant professor! 

July 2019  - My co-authored paper is published in Nature: "Committed emissions from existing energy infrastructure jeopardize 1.5 °C climate target"! Check it out!

June 2019  -  My first-authored paper is published in Nature Sustainability: "Flexibility and intensity of global water use"! Check out the press release: Nature Research Highlight; Nature Communities; UCI News.

March 19th, 2019 -  I'll give an invited talk at the Department of Economics and Management at Beihang University. 

March 16th-18th, 2019 - I'll join the 2019 Peking University Forum (北京大学工程科学优秀青年人才国际论坛)Looking forward to meeting some of you there! 

March 15th, 2019 - I'll give an invited talk at the Department of Environmental Science and Engineering at Peking University.

March 2019 - My first-authored paper was published on Atmospheric Environment: "Source attribution of black carbon affecting regional air quality, premature mortality and glacial deposition in 2000". Check it out! 

Jan 13th-15th, 2019 - I'll visit the Ohio State University for an invited talk. Looking forward to meeting some of you there! 

Jan 4th-7th, 2019 - I'll join the 2019 SUSTech University Forum (南科大交叉学科论坛)Looking forward to meeting some of you there! 

Dec 24th-26th, 2018 - I'll join the 2018 Beihang University WeiShi Forum (北航第五届国际青年学者唯实论坛). Looking forward to meeting some of you there! 

September 2018  -  My first-authored paper was published on Nature Sustainability: "Air quality-carbon-water synergies and trade-offs in China's natural gas industry"! Check out the press release: Nature communitiesPrinceton University PressIIASA press release

June 2018  -  My first-authored paper was published on Energy Policy: "Challenges of using natural gas as a carbon mitigation option in China"!    

December 2017  -  I will be joining Prof. Steven J. Davisand Prof. Nathan D. Mueller's group as a postdoc researcher at the University of California, Irvine!

September 2017  -  I defended my Ph.D. in Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public Policy and International Affairs at Princeton University!
April 2017 -  My first-authored paper was published on PNAS: "Air quality, health, and climate implications of China's synthetic natural gas development"!

Feb 2017-  My first-authored paper was published on Environmental Science & Technology: "Can switching from coal to shale gas bring net carbon reductions to China?"!