Prof. Yangsheng Liu

College of Environmental Science and Engineering

Peking University, China




1999  Ph.D., Tsinghua University, Chemical Engineering

1996  M.Sc., South China University of Technology, Chemical Engineering

1990  B.Sc., Xiangtan University, Chemical Engineering

Publications (Selected)

  1. Guo Y.Y., Wang J.J., Kong D.L., Wang W., Guo D.L., Wang Y.B., Xie Q.L., Liu Y.S.* and Zeng H. (2013), Fine Root Branch Orders Contribute Differentially to Uptake, Allocation, and Return of Potentially Toxic Metals, Environmental Science and Technology, 47, 20, 11465–11472.
  2. Yuan L. and Liu Y.S.*(2013), Removal of Pb(II) and Zn(II) from aqueous solution by ceramisite prepared by sintering bentonite, iron powder and activated carbon, Chemical Engineering Journal, 215-216, 432–439.
  3. Wang J.J., Guo Y.Y., Guo D.L., Yin S.L., Kong D.L., Liu Y.S*. and Zeng H. (2012), Fine Root Mercury Heterogeneity: Metabolism of Lower order Roots as an Effective Route for Mercury Removal, Environmental Science and Technology, 46, 769−777.
  4. Xie Q.L., Kong S.F., Liu Y.S.* and Zeng H. (2012), Syngas production by two-stage method of biomass catalytic pyrolysis and gasification, Bioresource Technology, 110, 603–609.
  5. Wang J.J., Zhao H.W., Zhong X.P., Kong S.F., Liu Y.S.* and Zeng H. (2011), Investigation of mercury levels in soil around a municipal solid waste incinerator in Shenzhen, China, Environmental Earth Sciences, 64, 1001–1010.
  6. Liu Y.S.*(2010), Comment on “Calcium Precursors for the Production ofCaO Sorbentsfor Multicycle CO2 Capture”, Environmental Science and Technology, 44 (9), 3638–3639.
  7. Liu Y.S.*, Du F., Yuan L., Zeng H. and Kong S.F. (2010), Production of lightweight ceramisite from iron ore tailings and its performance investigation in a biological aerated filter (BAF) reactor, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 178(1-3), 999-1006.
  8. Liu Y.S.*, Kong S.F., Li Y.Q. and Zeng H. (2009), Novel technology for sewage sludge utilization: Preparation of amino acids chelated trace elements (AACTE) fertilizer, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 171, 1159-1167.
  9. Liu Y.S.*, Zhan Z.Y., Li Y.Q. and Liu Y.S. (2009), Indoor air concentrations of mercury species in incineration plants for municipal solid waste (MSW) and hospital waste (HW), Chemosphere, 75, 266-271.
  10. Liu Y.S.*, Zheng L.T., Li X.D. and Xie S.D. (2009), SEM/EDS and XRD characterization of raw and washed MSWI fly ash sintered at different temperatures, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 162, 161-173.
  11. Liu Y.S.*, Li Y.Q., Li X.D. and Jiang Y.P. (2008), Leaching behavior of heavy metals and PAHs from MSWI bottom ash in a long-term static immersing experiment, Waste Management, 28, 1126-1136.
  12. Liu Y.S. (2008), Comment on Impact of Sulfur Oxides on Mercury Capture by Activated Carbon, Environmental Science and Technology, 42, 970-972.
  13. Liu Y.S.*, Xie S.D., Li Y.Q. and Liu Y.S. (2007), Novel Mercury Control Technology for Solid Waste Incineration: Sodium Tetrasulfide (STS) as Mercury Capturing Agent, Environmental Science and Technology, 41, 1735-1739.
  14. Liu Y.S.*, Ma L.L., Li Y.Q. and Zheng L.L. (2007), Evolution of heavy metal speciation during the aerobic composting process of sewage sludge, Chemosphere, 67, 1025-1032.
  15. Liu Y.S.*, Ma L.L., Liu Y.S. and Kong G.X. (2006), Investigation of novel incineration technology for hospital waste, Environmental Science and Technology, 40, 6411-6417.
  16. Liu Y.S.* and Liu Y.S. (2005), Novel incineration technology integrated with drying, pyrolysis, gasification and combustion of MSW and ashes vitrification, Environmental Science and Technology, 39, 3855-3863.
  17. Wei Y.J. and Liu Y.S.* (2005), Effects of sewage sludge compost application on crops and cropland in a 3-year field study, Chemosphere, 59 (9), 1257-1265.
  18. Liu Y.S.*, Chen R., Shen X.X. and Mao X.L. (2004), Wintertime indoor air levels of PM10, PM2.5 and PM1 at public places and their contributions to TSP, Environmental International, 30(2), 189-197.
  19. Liu G.L., Liu Y.S. and Ni J.R. (2004), Treatability of kraft spent liquor by microfiltration and ultrafiltration, Desalination, 160(2), 131-141.
  20. Liu G.L., Liu Y.S., Shi H.C. and Qian Y. (2004), Application of inorganic membrane in the alkali recovery process, Desalination, 169 (2), 193-205.