WANG Hualong 王华龙

Lab of Viral & Microbial Diversity


WANG Hualong  王华龙

Associate Professor

Ph.D. Marine Biology


Tel: +86 532 82031875

Add.: Ocean University of China, Yushan Campus, Chemical Building, 5 Yushan Road, 266003, Qingdao, P.R.C.


Research Interests

My research mainly focuses on the spatiotemporal dynamics and community stability of planktonic microorganisms, marine molecular phytoplankton ecology.


Academic Qualifications

2007-2011: B.Sc. Biology, Fuyang Normal University

2011-2014: M.Sc. Aquatic Biology, Jinan University (暨南大学)

2014-2018: Ph.D. Marine Biology, Ocean University of China

2016-2018: Joint-trained Ph.D. student, Marine Biology, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

2018-2020: PostDoc, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science


Working Experience

2020-current: Associate Professor, College of Marine Life Sciences, Ocean University of China


Representative Publications

1. Hualong Wang, Chuanlun Zhang, Feng Chen, Jinjun Kan. Spatial and temporal variations of bacterioplankton in the Chesapeake Bay: A re-examination with high throughput sequencing analysis. Limnology and Oceanography. 2020. 65: 3032-3045.

2. Hualong Wang, Feng Chen, Tiezhu Mi, Qian Liu, Zhigang Yu, YuZhen. Responses of marine diatom Skeletonema marinoi to nutrient deficiency: programmed cell death. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2020. 86:e02460-19.

3. Hualong Wang, Raven Bier, Laura Zgleszewski, Marc Peipoch, Emmanuel Omondi, Atanu Mukherjee, Feng Chen, Chuanlun Zhang, and Jinjun Kan. Distinct distribution of Archaea from soil to freshwater to estuary: implications of archaeal composition and function in different environments. Frontiers in Microbiology. 2020. 11:576661.

4. Hualong Wang, Fru Azinwi Nche-Fambo, Zhigang Yu, Feng Chen. Using microalgal communities for high CO2-tolerant strain selection. Algal Research. 2018. 35:253-261.

5. Hualong Wang,Tiezhu Mi, Yu Zhen, Xiaoli Jing, Qian Liu, Zhigang Yu. 2017. Metacaspases and programmed cell death in Skeletonema marinoi in response to silicate limitation. Journal of Plankton Research. 2017. 39:729 743.

6. Qian Liu, Yongze Xing, Ying Li, Hualong Wang, Tiezhu Mi, Yu Zhen, Zhigang Yu.Carbon fixation gene expression in Skeletonema marinoi in nitrogen-, phosphate-, silicate-starvation, and low-temperature stress exposure. Journal of Phycology. 2020. 56:310-323.

7. Hua Zhang, Songhui Lu, Yang Li, Jingyi Cen, Hualong Wang, Qun Li, Xiangping Nie.Morphology and molecular phylogeny of Ostreopsis cf. ovata and O. lenticularis (Dinophyceae) from Hainan Island, South China Sea. Phycological Research. 2018. 66: 3-14.

8. Hua Zhang, Zhen Wu, Jingyi Cen, Yang Li, Hualong Wang, Songhui Lu. First report of three benthic dinoflagellates, Gambierdiscus pacificus, G. australes and G. caribaeus (Dinophyceae), from Hainan Island, South China Sea. Phycological Research. 2016.64: 259-273.

9. Hua Zhang, Yang Li, Jingyi Cen, Hualong Wang, Lei Cui, Yuelei Dong, Songhui Lu. Morphotypes of Prorocentrum lima (Dinophyceae) from Hainan Island, South China Sea:morphological and molecular characterization. Phycologia. 2015. 54:503-516.

10. Lina Chen, Hongpo Dong, Kaixuan Huang, Hualong Wang, Songhui Lu. Transcriptomic analyses of nitrogen assimilation processes in a Chinese strain of Aureococcus anophagefferens. Genomics data. 2015. 5: 344-345.