Journal Papers


Weimin Sun, Enzong Xiao, Valdis Krumins, Yiran Dong, Baoqin Li, Jie Deng, Qi Wang, Tangfu Xiao, Jie Liu, Comparative Analyses of the Microbial Communities Inhabiting Coal Mining Waste Dump and an Adjacent Acid Mine Drainage CreekMicrobial Ecology , 2019

Xiaoxu Sun, Baoqin Li, Feng Han, Enzong Xiao, Tangfu Xiao, Weimin Sun, Impacts of Arsenic and Antimony Co-Contamination on Sedimentary Microbial Communities in Rivers with Different Pollution GradientsMicrobial Ecology , 2019

Pin Gao, Xiaoxu Sun, Enzong Xiao, Zhixian Xu, Baoqin Li, Weimin Sun,  Characterization of iron-metabolizing communities in soils contaminated by acid mine drainage from an abandoned coal mine in Southwest China, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 2019


Weimin Sun, Enzong Xiao, Max Haggblom, Valdis Krumins, Yiran Dong, Xiaoxu Sun, Fangbai Li, Qi Wang, Baoqin Li, Bei Yan, Bacterial Survival Strategies in an Alkaline Tailing Site and the Physiological Mechanisms of Dominant Phylotypes As Revealed by Metagenomic Analyses, Environmental Science & Technology, 2018, 52: 13370-13380

Weimin Sun, Enzong Xiao, Valdis Krumins, Max M. Hagblom, Yiran Dong, Zilun Pu, Baoqin Li, Qi Wang, Tangfu Xiao, Fangbai Li, Rhizosphere Microbial Response to Multiple Metal(loid)s in Different Contaminated Arable Soils Indicates Crop-Specific Metal-Microbe Interactions, Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2018, 84(24): e00701-18

Baoqin Li, Zhe Li, Xiaoxu Sun, Qi Wang, Enzong Xiao, Weimin Sun,DNA-SIP Reveals the Diversity of Chemolithoautotrophic Bacteria  Inhabiting Three Different Soil Types in Typical Karst Rocky Desertification Ecosystems in Southwest China, Microbial Ecology, 2018, 76(4): 976-990


Weimin Sun, Enzong Xiao, Tangfu Xiao, Valdis Krumins, Qi Wang, Max M. Haggblom, Yiran Dong, Song Tang, Min Hu, Baoqin Li, Bingqing Xia, Wei Liu, Response of soil microbial communities to elevated antimony and arsenic contamination indicates the relationship between the innate microbiota and contaminant fractions, Environmental Science & Technology, 2017, 51: 9165-9175

Weimin SunEnzong Xiao, Ziluo Pu, Valdis Krumin, Yiran Dong, Baoqin Li, Min Hu, Paddy soil microbial communities driven by environment and microbe-microbe interactions: A case study of elevation-resolved microbial communities in a rice terrace, Science of the Total Environment, 2017, 612: 884893

Weimin Sun, Valdis Krumins, Yiran Dong, Pin Gao, Chunyan Ma, Min Hu, Baoqin Li, Bingqing Xia, Zijun He, Shangling Xiong, A Combination of Stable Isotope Probing, Illumina Sequencing, and Co-occurrence Network to Investigate Thermophilic Acetateand Lactate-Utilizing Bacteria, Microbial Ecology, 2017, 75:113122

Chaolei Yuan, Fangbai Li, Rui Han, Tongxu Liu, Weimin Sun, Weilin Huang, Effects of Cd on reductive transformation of lepidocrocite by Shewanella oneidensis MR-1, Acta Geochimica, 2017.7.5


Weimin Sun(#), Enzong Xiao(#), Valdis Krumins, Yiran Dong, Tangfu Xiao(*), Zengping Ning, Haiyan Chen, Qingxiang Xiao, Characterization of the microbial community composition and the distribution of Fe-metabolizing bacteria in a creek contaminated by acid mine drainage, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 2016.6.9, 100(19) : 8523~8535

Weimin Sun, Enzong Xiao, Margarete Kalin, Valdis Krumins, Yiran Dong, Zengping Ning, Tong Liu, Min Sun, Yanlong Zhao, Shiliang Wu, Jianzhong Mao, Tangfu Xiao(*), Remediation of antimony-rich mine waters: Assessment of antimony removal and shifts in the microbial community of an onsite field-scale bioreactor, Environmental Pollution,  2016.05.18,  215: 213~222

Weimin Sun, Enzong Xiao, Yiran Dong, Song Tang, Valdis Krumins, Zengping Ning, Min Sun, Yanlong Zhao, Shiliang Wu, Tangfu Xiao(*), Profiling microbial community in a watershed heavily contaminated by an active antimony (Sb) mine in Southwest China, Science of the Total Environment, 2016.01.15, 550: 297~308