Adjunct Professor

Yuansong WEI

Yuansong WEI

Background

Professor Yuansong Wei is the  Director of Laboratory of Water Pollution Control, Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences (RCEES), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). Deputy Director of CAS-TWAS Center of Excellence for Water and Environment (CEWE). He Awarded Bachelor of Fine Chemical Engineering from Jiangxi Polytechnic University in July, 1990; Master of Environmental Engineering from Dalian University of Technology in July, 1995; PhD in fEnvironmental Engineering from RCEES, CAS in July, 2000, respectively. He worked as a Postdoctoral at TNO Environment, Energy and Process Innovation, the Netherlands from March 2001 to March 2002, and worked as Visiting Scholar in EAWAG (Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology) from March 2008 to March 2009.

Prof Yuansong Wei's research interests include water treatment & wastewater treatment and reclamation, sludge reduction and resource recovery from sludge, animal manure biological treatment, and river restoration. He is the PI of over 30 projects funded by National High Technology Research and Development Program of China, National Major Science & Technology Projects for Water Pollution Control and Management of China, National Natural Science Foundation of China, CAS, local governments and enterprises. Prof Yuansong Wei has published over 200 peer-reviewed papers including over 100 SCI papers and 20 authorized patents. He was awarded the Second Prize at the State Scientific and Technological Progress Award of China in 2018.

Contact

Prof. Yuansong WEI

National Institute of Fundamental Studies
Hanthana Road, Kandy (20000)
Sri Lanka

Research Interest

Prof Yuansong Wei's major research interests include water treatment & wastewater treatment and reclamation, sludge reduction and resource recovery from sludge, animal manure biological treatment, and river restoration.