Xinda Lu

Postdoctoral Scholar
Civil and Environmental Engineering

MIT 48-102
15 Vassar Street
Cambridge, MA 02139

617.253.8686 (lab)
617.258.7009 (fax)
Email: xindalu at
Twitter: Xinda_Lu


2018 PhD, Microbial Ecology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
2014 MSc, Soil Science, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, USA
2012 BSc, Environmental Science, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanking, China


For a complete publication list, please see my Google Scholar

X. Lu, G. W. Nicol, J. D. Neufeld, 2018. Differential responses of soil ammonia-oxidizing archaea and bacteria to 
temperature and depth under two different land uses. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 120, 272-282.
X. Lu, B. Seuradge, J. D. Neufeld, 2016. Biogeography of soil thaumarchaeota in relation to soil depth and land usage. FEMS Microbiology Ecology fiw246.
X. Lu, P. J. Bottomley, D. D. Myrold, 2015. Contributions of ammonia-oxidizing archaea and bacteria to nitrification in Oregon forest soils. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 85, 54-62.