Editor-in-Chief

Prof. Dr. Bin Gao

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY 12180, USA

Research Interests: biochar technology; environmental nanotechnology; contaminant fate and transport; water quality; contaminant hydrology; environmental sustainability

Editorial Board Members

Prof. Dr. Tinggang Li

Institute of Process Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190, China

Research Interests: energy, resource and environmental direct biotechnology; biofilm technology; bioremediation of soil, sediments, and groundwater; biomass to bioenergy and value-added biochemicals; green synthesis of catalytic functional materials

Dr. Li Li

Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, University of Queensland, Brisbane 4072, Australia

Research Interests: nanomaterials; clay materials; targeting drug delivery; oral vaccine delivery; development of functional nanoparticles for targeted drug delivery and vaccine delivery; engineering novel nanoplatform for oral vaccine delivery; development of nano-formulations in feed for disease control in poultry; porous materials for energy production and storage

Dr. Ioannis A. Katsoyiannis

Department of Chemistry, Laboratory of Chemical and Environmental Technology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GR-54124 Thessaloniki, Greece

Research Interests: water treatment processes for removal of inorganic and organic contaminants: role of sorption and oxidation in Contaminant removal; design and application of novel sorbents; oxidation processes in drinking water treatment; wastewater treatment and reuse; solid waste management

Prof. Dr. Shuiping Cheng

College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai 200092, China

Research Interests: constructed wetland; deterioration and restoration of macrophyte; phytoremediation; eco-engineering of the environment and aquatic ecosystem rehabilitation

Dr. Jianzhi Huang

Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xiamen 361021, China

Research Interests: advanced oxidation processes; redox reactions of iron and manganese oxides; transport and fate of emerging Contaminants; application and implication of nanomaterials; applications of carbon materials

Dr. Shuhe Wei

Key Laboratory of Pollution Ecology and Environment Engineering, Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang 110016, China

Research Interests: hyperaccumulator; phytoremediation; contaminated soil; heavy metal; terrestrial ecotoxicology; agricultural environmental protection; safe production of agricultural products

Prof. Dr. Shicheng Zhang

Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Fudan University, Shanghai 200438, China

Research Interests: biomass conversion; organic waste utilization; hydrothermal conversion; pyrolysis; high value-added products; environmental remediation

Dr. M. Silvia Díaz-Cruz

Department of Environmental Chemistry, Instituto de Diagnóstico Ambiental y Estudios del Agua - Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (IDAEA-CSIC) Severo Ochoa Excellence Center, C/ Jordi Girona 18-26, 08034 Barcelona, Spain

Research Interests: wastewater treatment and reuse; analytical chemistry; environmental chemistry; contaminants of emerging concern; chromatography; mass spectrometry

Prof. Dr. Shaofeng Wang

Key Laboratory of Industrial Ecology and Environmental Engineering (Ministry of Education, China), School of Environmental Science and Technology, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian 116024, China

Research Interests: heavy metals; speciations; remediation; interfacial behavior; geochemistry

Dr. Dong-Xing Guan

College of Environmental and Resource Sciences, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310058, China

Research Interests: soil contamination and remediation; passive sampling; chemical imaging; soil-plant interaction; contaminant and nutrient bioavailability; food safety; soil health

Dr. Heshmat Noei

1. Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY, 22603 Hamburg, Germany

2. Fachbereich Physik, Universität Hamburg, 20355 Hamburg, Germany

Research Interests: photo-catalysis; surface science; heterogeneous catalysis; spectroscopy on surface; metal and oxide nanoparticles

Prof. Dr. Laura Bulgariu

Department of Environmental Engineering and Management, Cristofor Simionescu Faculty of Chemical Engineering and Environmental Protection, “Gheorghe Asachi” Technical University of Iasi, 700050 Iasi, Romania

Research Interests: environmental pollution; environmental bioremediation; heavy metals pollutants; biosorption/adsorption; batch and continuous systems; low-cost biosorbents/adsorbents; wastewater treatment; waste recycling; valorization of exhausted biosorbents/adsorbents; ecological fertilizers for soils

Dr. Wenjie Ren

Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing 210008, China

Research Interests: soil pollution; bioremediation; nanomaterial; nanobioremediation; soil ecological effect

Dr. Hongbin Pu

School of Food Science and Engineering, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou 510641, China

Research Interests: rapid detection for food; SERS; hyperspectral imaging; terahertz spectroscopy and safety analysis of nanoparticles

Dr. Chenju Liang

Department of Environmental Engineering, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung City 402, Taiwan

Research Interests: remediation of soil and groundwater contaminated with organic pollutants and heavy metals; physical and chemical treatment processes; in situ chemical oxidation (ISCO)/in situ chemical reduction (ISCR) soil and groundwater remediation technologies; advanced oxidation technologies for treatment of water contamination and exhausted gases; development of physical/chemical technologies for environmental remediation and restoration; analysis of environmental contaminants and biological acute toxicity

Prof. Dr. Yanwei Li

Environment Research Institute, Shandong University, Qingdao 266237, China

Research Interests: enzymatic processes; biotransformation; computational chemistry; computational toxicology; PAHs; fluorochemicals; plastic recycling

Prof. Dr. Chuanxin Ma

Key Laboratory for City Cluster Environmental Safety and Green Development of the Ministry of Education, School of Ecology, Environment and Resources, Guangdong University of Technology, Guangzhou 510006, China

Research Interests: engineered nanoparticles; heavy metals; biochar; plant stress physiology; nano-enabled agriculture; biogeochemistry; nanotoxicity; phytoremediation; environmental soil chemistry

Prof. Dr. Constantinos V. Chrysikopoulos

1. School of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Technical University of Crete, 73100 Chania, Greece
2. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Khalifa University of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi 127788, United Arab Emirates

Research Interests: fate and transport of contaminants; nanoparticles and biocolloids (e.g., viruses; bacteria) in subsurface formations; transport of polydisperse colloids in natural fractures; dissolution of multi-component nonaqueous phase liquids in porous media; ideal tracers for groundwater and hydrothermal studies; development of environmentally friendly technologies for groundwater remediation; mathematical modelling of reactive transport in subsurface formations; solar powered reactors for anaerobic wastewater treatment; solar energy applications in environmental systems

Dr. Jaime Villaverde Capellan

Instituto de Recursos Naturales y Agrobiología de Sevilla, Avenida Reina Mercedes, 10, 41012 Sevilla, Spain

Research Interests: soil analysis; soil chemistry; pollution of waterways; organic pollution; chemical pollution; accidental pollution; soil pollution; polluted area; molecular biology; biodegradation; wastewater; emerging contaminants; antibiotic resistance; antibiotic resistance genes; antibiotic resistance environmental dissemination; sewage sludge decontamination

Dr. Ivan Senta

Division for Marine and Environmental Research, Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Zagreb, Croatia

Research Interests: environmental chemistry; emerging contaminants; pharmaceuticals; illicit drugs; wastewater-based epidemiology; occurrence and fate of pollutants

Dr. Hao Chen

Department of Agriculture, School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, 1200 North University Drive, Pine Bluff, AR 71601, USA

Research Interests: soil chemistry; adsorption; sustainable use of chemicals and materials in modern agriculture practice; treatment of non-point source pollutions using carbon-based materials; mobility and transformation of nanoscale particles in agricultural environments; water quality; sustainable agriculture; environmental analysis; water analysis; wastewater treatment; water chemistry; environmental pollution; water and wastewater treatment; water treatment

Dr. Anna Jurado Elices

Department of Geosciences, Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research, 08034 Barcelona, Spain

Research Interests: aquifer recharge quantification; contaminants of emerging concern; groundwater quality; water management; urban groundwater; river-groundwater interaction; managed aquifer recharge; numerical modelling; quantitative hydrogeology