LIU Jianguo


LIU Jianguo


Division of Solid Waste Management




School of Environment




Education background

Ph.D. in Radiation Prevention and Environmental Protection, July 2001, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

M.S. in Hydrogeology and Engineering Geology, June 1997, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China

B.S. in Hydrogeology and Engineering Geology, June 1994, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China


2013.12- Professor, School of Environment, Tsinghua University

2005 -2012, Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University

2004-2005, Postdoctoral Associate, Laboratory of Environmental Engineering and Civil Engineering, INSA de Lyon, France

2001-2005, Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University

Areas of Research Interests/ Research Projects

Research areas:

1. Technology and Management of Municipal Solid Waste Based-on Source Separation

2. Biological Conversion and Land Application of Organic Solid Waste

3. Cross-polluted Hazardous Waste and Site Remediation

4. Environmental Evaluation of Waste Management

Main Research projects:

1. Source Separation and Integrated Management of Municipal Solid Waste in Shenzhen City, National Key R&D Program, 2018-2022

2. Dynamic Response Relationship of "Phosphorus-Organic Matter-Heavy Metals" in the Process of Phosphorus-enriched Sewage Sludge Stabilization and Mining Land Ecological Restoration and Its Environmental Effects, Natural Science Foundation of China, 2020-2023

3. Dry-wet Separation of MSW through High-Pressure Extruding and Methane Recovery through Dry Anaerobic Digestion, National Key R&D Program, 2013-2018

4. Co-benefit Analysis of Greenho7se Gas Emission Reduction and Pollution Control in Municipal Solid Waste Management Sector, China CDM Fund, 2014-2017

5. Long-term Environmental Evaluation of Sewage Sludge Compost Land Application, Major Science and Technology Program for Water Pollution Control and Treatment, 2012-2017

Academic Achievement

Shuyao Yu; Bing Du; Amanjol Baheiduola; Chao Geng,Jianguo Liu*.HCB decontamination combined with heavy metals stabilization in MSWI fly ash by using n-Al/CaO dispersion mixture. Journal of Hazardous Materials. 2020 (392).

Chao Geng, Chao Chen, Xianfeng Shi, Shichao Wu, Yufeng Jia, Bing Du,Jianguo Liu*. Recovery of metals from municipal solid waste incineration fly ash and red mud via a co-reduction process. Resources, Conservation & Recycling. 2020(15).

Yili Liu, Peixuan Xing,Jianguo Liu*. Environmental Performance Evaluation of Different Municipal Solid Waste Management Scenarios in China. Resources, Conservation & Recycling, 125, 98–106, 2017

Xin Kong, Yonghong Wei, Shuang Xu,Jianguo Liu*, Huan Li, Yili Liu, Shuyao Yu. Inhibiting excessive acidification using zero-valent iron in anaerobic digestion of food waste at high organic load rates. Bioresource Technology, 211: 65-71, 2016

Wen Fang, Guangxia Qi, Yonghong Wei, David S. Kosson, Hans A. van der Sloot,Jianguo Liu*. Leaching characteristic of toxic trace elements in soils amended by sewage sludge compost: A comparison of field and laboratory investigations. Environmental Pollution 237, 244-252, 2018