Fang Zhang

Fang Zhang(张芳)

Associate Professor

School of Environment, Tsinghua University
Beijing, China

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What's New

I am recruiting Ph.D. students and visiting researchers. Send me an e-mail fangzhang(at)tsinghua.edu.

September, 2020

Our proposal is approved by National Science Foundation of China.

July, 2020

I am awarded the "Academic Newcomer Award" by Tsinghua University.

November, 2018

Our proposal is approved by National Key R&D Program of China.

August, 2018

Dr. Ying Yuan's proposal is approved by National Science Foundation of China for Young Scientists .

April, 2018

Dr. Ying Yuan's proposal is approved by China Postdoctoral Science Foundation.

July, 2017

I am promoted to associate professor.

January, 2017

The website is officially online.

Biography

Fang Zhang, Ph.D., an associate professor from School of Environment, Tsinghua University. Her primary research focuses on groundwater pollution control and reclamation of naturally impaired groundwater, where she devotes to develop energy-efficient technologies and cost-effective materials for environmental remediation. She is the PI of 6 projects including those from National Key R&D Program of China, and National Natural Science Foundation of China. She has published 50 papers with total citation of over 1300, and applied 20 patents (6 issued ones). She was the recipient of the Young Elite Scientist Sponsorship Program by CAST (2015). Link to her full CV.       

Research Interests

Research Interests

Groundwater remediation, Electro-remediation technologies, Reclamation of naturally impaired groundwater, Microbial electrochemical technologies.

Education

Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering

August, 2008 - August, 2012

Penn State University, University Park, PA, USA

M.S. in Environmental Engineering

August, 2008 - May, 2010

Penn State University, University Park, PA, USA

B.S. in Economics

August, 2004 - July, 2008

Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

B.S. in Environmental Engineering

August, 2006 - July, 2008

Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

 

Experience

Associate Professor

July, 2017 - Present

School of Environment, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Assistant Professor

June, 2015 - July, 2017

School of Environment, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Visiting Scholar

January, 2015 - June, 2015

School of Environment, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Postdoctoral Researcher

August, 2012 - November, 2014

Kappe Environmental Lab, Penn State University, PA, USA

Research Assistant

August, 2008 - August, 2012

Kappe Environmental Lab, Penn State University, PA, USA

 

Honors & Awards

2020 Academic Newcomer Award, Tsinghua University
2017 Outstanding Individual Award of Chinese Society of Environmental Sciences
2015 Young Scholars Grant Award, China Association for Science and Technology
2015 Environmental Science & Technology Letters Excellence in Review Award
2015 Journal of Power Sources Outstanding Reviewer Status
2012 Penn State University Environmental Chemistry Student Symposium 2012: Best Oral Presentation Award in Environmental Sciences Section (2nd place)
2011 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad
2011 Graduate Student Award, Division of Environmental Chemistry, American Chemical Society
2010 Certificate of Merit Award, Division of Environmental Chemistry, American Chemical Society
2008 Outstanding Graduate Award, Tsinghua University

 

Activities

Program Committee Member

August, 2016

3rd Asia-Pacific ISMET conference, Pusan National University, Korea, August 31- September 2.

Organization Committee Member

May, 2014

2nd North American ISMET Conference, Penn State University, USA, May 13-15

Organization Committee Member

March, 2012

15th Annual Environmental Chemistry Student Symposium, Penn State University, USA, March 30-31.

 

Journal Reviewer

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering

Bioelectrochemistry

Bioresource Technology

Chemosphere

Energy & Environmental Science,

Electrochemistry Communications

Electrochimica Acta

Frontiers of Environmental Science & Engineering

International Journal of Hydrogen Energy

Journal of Energy Chemistry

Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry

Journal of Environmental Management

RSC Advances

Water Research

Angewandte Chemie

Biodegradation

Bioresource Technology Report

Chemical Engineering Journal

Environmental Science & Technology

Environmental Science & Technology Letters

Environmental Technology

Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers

Journal of Hazardous Materials

Journal of Power Sources

Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers

Nature Energy

Science of the Total Environment

Water Environmental Research

 

Professional Memberships

American Chemical Society (ACS) (since 2010)

Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP) (since 2010)

International Society for Microbial Electrochemistry and Technology (ISMET) (since 2012)

International Water Association (since 2017)

 

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