Yi Yang

309 Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering Bldg
University of Minnesota
1390 Eckles Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108-6005

Ph.D student, University of Minnesota
Life Cycle Assessment, Industrial Ecology
Phone: (612) 625-8216
E-mail: yang1385@umn.edu



  • Ph.D. Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering, University of Minnesota in Twin Cities, USA (2008-Present)
  • B.S. Environmental Science, Sichuan University, China (2004-2008).

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  • Research Assistant, Industrial Ecology Laboratory, Department of Bio-products and Bio-systems Engineering, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, MN(2008-Present)
  • Research Assistant, LCA Group, Department of Environment, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China(2007-2008)

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Areas of Interest

  • Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)
  • Industrial Ecology
  • Environmental Economics
  • Economics

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Current & Past Projects

  • Construction of Chinese Sectroal Environmental Emission Inventory (2008-present)
  • Sustainable Pathways to Achieving Biofuel Policy Goals (present)
  • Selection of Key Industrial Sectors and Products for Chinese LCI Database (2007-2008)

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Yi Yang, Selection of Key Industrial Sectors and Products for China's LCI Database, Gordon Research Conference, GRC 2008 (poster session)


  • Conference grant, Industrial Ecology, Gordon Research Conference, GRC (2008)
  • Research Assistantship, Department of Biosystems and Bioproduct Engineering, U of M (2008)
  • Reward for Academic Communication, LCA Group, Department of Environment, Sichuan University (2008)

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