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Wenjing Lu

Tsinghua University (CN)




Tsinghua University (CN)

Associate Professor

Associate Professor at the Institute of Solid Waste Management, School of Environment, Tsinghua University. Member of the Scientific Advisory Committee of the International Waste Working Group (IWWG), and Co-Chair of the International Conference on Hazardous and Industrial Waste.

2021 - 2023

Humboldt Foundation (DE)

Science Ambassador

2015 - 2016

THU - Humboldt (DE)

Senior Research Fellow

Main research interest

Solid waste management, Bio-refinery of organic waste; Bio-risk assessment and prevention

Most relevant projects

• National Natural Science Foundation of China, General Project / Key Research and Development Program – Technological Innovation for Green and Livable Villages and Towns.


>165 scientific papers, 7 book/chapters and 16 patents

Awards / Other

• 1st Prize on Science and Technology Progress Award, Chinese Ministry of Education
• Gold Medal at the 47th Geneva International Exhibition of Inventions
• 2nd Prize at the Provincial and Ministerial Level
• The 7th Youth Science and Technology Award
• The Chinese Society for Environmental Sciences Research Fellowship Award, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany


e-mail: luwenjing@tsinghua.edu.cn
phone: +86-10-62795640