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Hua Zhang

Tongji University (CN)



2013 - present

Tongji University (CN)


She has been managing the courses of Principles of Environmental Engineering, Solid Waste Treatment and Resource reuse since 2013. She has been implementing research and education in the area of solid waste characterization, treatment and beneficial utilization since the completion of her PhD in 2006 at Tongji University.

2011 - 2012

North Carolina State University (US)

Associate Professor

2008 - 2012

Tongji University (CN)

PhD student

2006 - 2008

Tongji University (CN)


Main research interest

Intelligent identification of solid waste; Thermal treatment; incineration residues utilization

Most relevant projects

• Method for intelligent identification of characteristics of multi-source solid waste based on hyperspectral imaging and its application (NSFC China).
• Pre-treatment and blending of solid waste from different sources for co-incineration (National Key R&D Program of China)


>110 scientific papers and book chapters

Awards / Other

• Stanford University Top 2 Scientists List in October 2023 data-update for “Updated science-wide author database of standardized citation indicators”


e-mail: zhanghua_tj@tongji.edu.cn
phone: +86 21 65981383