Subject:N cycling in soil-crop systems
Address:Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences No. 72 Wenhua Road, Shenyang, Liaoning, 110016 China

Employment History:

2010-Present  Research Associate Professor, Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang, China

2006-2010   Research Assistant Professor, Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang, China

2003-2006   Research Associate, Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang, China

Education Background:

2008 Ph.D., Soil Science, Soil Science Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang, China

2003 M.S.,  Ecology, Ecology Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences,

Shenyang, China

2000 B.S.,  Ecology, Inner Mongolia University, Inner Mongolia, China

  • N cycling in soil-crop systems

  • Journal Articles (*corresponding author)

    Yajie Zhao, Caiyan Lu*, Yi Shi, Bin Huang, Xin Chen*. 2016. Soil fertility and fertilization practices affect accumulation and leaching risk of reactive N in greenhouse vegetable soils. Canadian Journal of Soil Science.

    Caiyan Lu*, Yanhong Cao, Chuanrui He, Xuelian Bao, Rui Fang, Yongzhuang Wang, Xin Chen, Yi Shi, Qi Li. 2016. Effects of elevated O3 and CO2 on the relative contribution of carbohydrates to soil organic matter in an agricultural soil. Soil and Tillage Research, 159, 47-55.

    Zhi Quan, Bin huang, Caiyan Lu*, Yi Shi, Xin Chen, Haiyang Zhang, Yunting Fang. 2016. The fate of fertilizer nitrogen in a high nitrate accumulated agricultural soil. Scientific Reports, 6, 21539.

    Caiyan Lu, Rui Fang, Qi Li, Yongzhuang Wang, Jianguo Zhu, Jian Ma, Xin Chen*, Yi Shi*.   2015. Elevated O3 and wheat cultivars influence the relative contribution of plant and microbe-derived carbohydrates to soil organic matter. Applied Soil Ecology, 86(2), 131-136.

    Caiyan Lu, Daniel Bowman, Thomas Rufty, Wei Shi*. 2015. Reactive nitrogen in Turfgrass systems: Relations to Soil Physical, Chemical, and Biological Properties. Journal of Environmental Quality, 44(1), 210-218.

    Zhi Quan, Bin Huang, Caiyan Lu*, Yi Shi, Yanhong Cao, Yongzhuang Wang, Chuanrui He, Guangyu Chi, Jian Ma, Xin Chen. 2015. Nitrogen accumulation and loss in a high-input greenhouse vegetable cropping system elevated by application of manures. Hortscience, 50(11), 1688-1693.

    Zhi Quan, Caiyan Lu*, Yi Shi*, Xin Chen, Bin Huang, Yongzhuang Wang, Yajie Zhao, Jian Ma. 2015. Manure increase the leaching risk of soil extractable organic nitrogen in intensively irrigated greenhouse vegetable cropping systems. Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica, Section B-Soil and Plant Science, 65(3), 199-207.

    Caiyan Lu, Xin Chen*, Shanmin Shen, Yi Shi, Jian Ma, Muqiu Zhao. 2013. Use efficiency and residual effect of 15N-labelled ryegrass green manure over a 9-year field micro-plot experiment. Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 13(3), 544-555.

    Caiyan Lu*, Yajie Zhao, Zhi Quan, Jian Ma, Xin Chen, Yi Shi. 2013. Accumulation and distribution of soil soluble N in greenhouse soil. Advanced Materials Research, 726-731, 2413-2417.

    Caiyan Lu, Xin Chen, Yi Shi, Muqiu Zhao, Jian Ma, Guangyu Chi. 2012. Accumulation of soluble organic nitrogen under intensive vegetable production pattern in Northeast China. Proceedings: 2012 International Conference on Computer Distributed Control and Intelligent Environmental Monitoring, 82-84.

    Caiyan Lu, Yi Shi*, Shaojun Wang, Mingfen Niu, Di Zhang. 2011. Effects of untreated manure and slurry on the accumulation of soil NH4+-N and NO3--N in large-scale pig farm. Advanced Materials Research, 183-185, 1061-1065.

    Caiyan Lu, Xudong Zhang, Xin Chen, Yi Shi, Jian Ma, Muqiu Zhao, Guangyu Chi, Bin Huang. 2010. Fixation of labeled (15NH4)2SO4 and its subsequent release in black soil of Northeast China over consecutive crop cultivation. Soil and tillage research, 106: 329-334.

    Caiyan Lu, Jian Ma, Xin Chen, Xudong Zhang, Yi Shi, Bin Huang. 2010. Effect of nitrogen fertilizer and maize straw incorporation on NH4+-15N and NO3--15N accumulation in black soil of Northeast China among three consecutive cropping cycles. Journal of soil science and plant nutrition, 10(4): 443-453.

    Caiyan Lu, Jian Ma, Xin Chen, Xudong Zhang, Yi Shi, Muqiu Zhao, Guangyu Chi. 2010. Effect of N-fertilization on the use efficiency, distribution and fate of labeled 15N fertilizer in soil-plant systems over three continuous crop cultivations. Journal of Agro-Environment Science, 29(2): 400-406.

    Caiyan Lu, Jian Ma, Xudong Zhang, Chen Xin, Yi Shi, Muqiu Zhao. 2009. Effects of different fertilization practice on use efficiency and gaseous losses of labeled fertilizer 15N. Progress in Environmental Science and Technology Vol. II, 1919-1922.

    Caiyan Lu, Qingzhong Zhang, Muqiu Zhao, Yi Shi, Xin Chen. 2008. Accumulation and profile distribution of soil mineralized nitrogen in non-growing season. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis, 39(5): 707-714.

    Caiyan Lu, Mingfen Niu, Xin Chen, Yi Shi, Xianfeng Shi. 2007. Nitrogen mineralization potentials of meadow brown soil in different fertilization practice. Journal of Liaoning Technical University, 26(5): 773-775.

    Caiyan Lu, Qingzhong Zhang, Xin Chen, Yi Shi. 2007. Dynamics of inorganic nitrogen in an upland meadow burozem of Northeast China during no crop growth season. Journal of Agro-Environment Science, 26(Supplement): 554-558.

    Caiyan Lu, Yueyu Sui, Yi Shi, Xin Chen. 2006. The contribution of chemical fertilizer to crop production in typical black soil region of Heilongjiang province in the last 50 Years. System Sciences and Comprehensive Studies in Agriculture, 22(4): 273-275.

    Caiyan Lu, Xin Chen, Yi Shi, Jing Zheng, Quanlai Zhou. 2005. Study on the change characters of back soil quality in Northeast China. System Sciences and Comprehensive Studies in Agriculture, 2(3): 182-184.

    Caiyan Lu, Xin Chen. 2004. Effect of organic carbon on the mineralization process of organic nitrogen in organic material with different C/N ratio. Journal of the Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Science, 21(1): 108-112.

    Caiyan Lu, Xin Chen. 2003. Mineralization process of soil organic nitrogen in different fertilizer systems and organic materials with different C/N ratios. Chinese Journal of Soil Science, 34(4): 267-270.

    Caiyan Lu, Xin Chen. 2003. The Nitrogen mineralization-immobilization turnover in soil-a review. Chinese Journal of Soil Science, 34(5): 473-477.

  • 2016-2020 National Nature Science Foundation of China, Effect of no-tillage with corn stover mulch on nitrogen transformation, uptake and fate in the black soil region of Northeast China- (41671290, RMB 660, 000).

    2016-2020 Key Research and Development Plan, Study on the mechanism and measures of nitrogen and phosphorus leaching in black soil region-National (2016YFD0800103, RMB 790, 000).

    2011-2013 National Nature Science Foundation of China, Effect of organic manure on transport and leaching loss of soluble organic nitrogen in the greenhouse soil (41001176, RMB 220, 000).

    2007-2009 National Key Technology R&D Program, Study on harmless treatment and resource utilization technology of pig manure in large scale pig farm (2007BAD71B06-4, RMB 280, 000).