Lou Ziyang


LCC Part Time Environmental Engineering
  • Lou Ziyang, born on 19 January 1980 in Zhejiang province, China, is currently a Professor of Environmental Engineering at the School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiaotong University China. He obtained his Ph. D in Tongji Univ. on Mar. 2007, and got his Bachelor degree from the Department of Chemical Engineering, Dalian University of Technology (DLUT) in 2001 (Dalian, Liaoning Province). He has work in Technical University of Denmark (DTU) on LCA in waste management as a visiting scholar in 2007 and a Humboldt Fellow of Dresden Technical University, Germany in 2010-2011, respectively.
  • His current research focuses on GHG accounting and abatement from waste sector, hazardous waste assessment and disposal, Renewable landfill technology with low emission, sewage sludge treatment and resources reuse. He has obtained funds from Humboldt Foundation, Germany, National Natural Science Foundation of China, Natural Science Foundation of Shanghai and Key project of Science and Technology Commission of Shanghai Municipality in series.
  • He is the author of 102 publications published, including 58 international papers (SCI). Simultaneously, he has also finished the book of Pollution Control and Resource Recovery, Municipal Solid Wastes at Landfill (Elsevier, 2016), and Source Separation and Recycling - Implementation and Benefits for a Circular Economy (Springer press, 2017 ).  
  • As the main contributor, Dr. Lou won the Second prizes of National Science and Technology Progress Award in 2013, and other prizes for 6 times. He is also awarded as “Shanghai Excellent Young Scientists”, “Shanghai Rising-Star” and SMC- New Artist Scholar.
Research Fields
  • GHG accounting from landfills;
  • LCA on waste management;
  • Carbon preparation from solid waste, such as sewage sludge and other biomasses;
  • Solid waste disposal and resource recycling;