Dr. Yongsheng Chen: Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences Seminar Series


Location: 216 DeBartolo Hall Map

Chen Yongsheng

Dr. Yongsheng Chen joined School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology in 2009. Dr. Chen has served as principal and co-principal investigator on grants totaling about $10 million. He has also published more than 100 peer-reviewed journal papers.

  • Ph.D., Environmental Chemistry, Nankai University, 1995
  • M.S., Environmental Chemistry, Nankai University, 1992
  • B.S.E., Chemical Engineering, Northern China Institute of Technology, 1986

 Research Interests:

  • The potential environmental applications of nanotechnology, including synthesizing novel nanomaterials for removal of contaminants from different media and monitoring environmental pollutants
  • Environmental implications of nanotechnology addressing potentially adverse impacts of nanomaterials, especially the fate, transport, transformation, bioaccumulation, and toxicity of nanomaterials in the environment
  • Urban sustainability, including water/energy use efficiency and sustainable biofuels, focusing on algae related biofuel downstream issues

Seminar Sponsored by the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences

Originally published at energy.nd.edu.