Xiaomin Li

Senior Research Associate
Sch: Civil & Environmental Eng
Contact details:

Civil Engineering Building (H20)
Level 6, Room CE615
Kensington Campus

ARC DECRA Fellow at the Water Research Centre (WRC) in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering


Research interest

  • Extracellular electron transfer
  • Biogeochemical process
  • Environmental microbiology
  • Pollutant transformation


  • Ph.D. (Environmental Science), Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2010
  • B.Eng. (Bioengineering), China Agricultural University, 2004

Research Grant

  • MJ Manefield, B Lal, SS Rahman, M Lavania, X Li, F Lauro; Hotwiring microbial communities for enhanced unconventional gas production;  AISRF48508; 2016-2019
  • X Li; Extracellular electron transfer at the microbe-mineral interface via outer membrane cytochromes/exudates: implications to iron transformation; ARC DECRA (DE150100500); 2015-2018