Zhang, Taiping

Title:Associate Professor




Admissions Major

  • Master's admissions major:

  • Master of academic degree: 083000| Environmental science and engineering.

  • Master of professional degree: 085700| Resources and environment.

Working experience

  • 07/1988-08/1994: Teacher of Shaoyang County Ninth Middle School, Hunan Province

  • 2000.7-Present: Lectruer, College of Environment and Energy, South China University of Technology

  • 12/2008-12/2009: Visiting Scholar, University of California, Davis, USA

Educational experience

  • 09/1986-06/1988: Specialist in Biology, Shaoyang Branch, Hunan University

  • 09/1991-06/1993: B.S. in Biology, Hunan Institute of Education

  • 09/1994-08/1997: M.S. in Pollution Ecology, Department of Biology, Yunnan University

  • 09/1997-06/2000: Ph.D. in Botany, South China Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Field of research

  • Environmental Ecology

  • Ecological Engineering and Environmental Remediation

Recent research projects

  • Guangdong Provincial Science and Technology Plan Project: 'Integrated Technology of Artificial Wetland for Purifying Domestic Wastewater'.

  • Zhuhai Environmental Protection Bureau project: 'Survey and planning of biological species resources in Zhuhai'.

  • Mutual Fund Project of State Key Laboratory of Subtropical Building Science: 'Research on Ecological Function Dynamics and Mechanisms under Pollution Stress in Urban Wetlands in South Subtropical Region'.

  • Guangzhou Science and Technology Program: 'Research on wetland restoration and electricity production based on plant-microbial fuel cells'.

  • '863' project: 'Ecological bank construction and river aquatic ecosystem reconstruction technology'.

  • National Water Pollution Control and Management Science and Technology Major Project: 'Water Pollution System Control and Engineering Demonstration in the Downstream of Dongjiang River Optimized Development Urban Area'.

  • National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC): 'Basic biological research on the use of microbial fuel cells for aquatic power generation from aquaculture waste'

Academic achievements

  • Chenkun Kuang, Taiping Zhang*. Growth and physio-biochemical responses of Vetiveria Zizanioides to Solidification/Stabilization products made from dredged sediment, Advanced Materials Research Vols. 518-523 (2012) pp 3375-3386

  • Xinyu Huang a, Taiping Zhang *, Wenjing Li  , Jinquan Wan  & Randy A. Dahlgren . Spatial variations in the N2O emissions and denitrification potential of riparian buffer strips in a contaminated urban river,Chemistry and Ecology,2013,29:6, 529-539

  • Jianjian Huang, Nengwu Zhu, Tingting Yang, Taiping Zhang, PingxiaWu, Zhi Dang. Nickel oxide and carbon nanotube composite (NiO/CNT) as a novel cathode non-precious metal catalyst in microbial fuel cells.Biosensors and Bioelectronics. 2015, 72: 332–339

  • Taiping Zhang*,Xinyu Huang, Yue Yang ,Yuelin Li& Randy A. Dahlgren. Spatial and temporal variability in nitrous oxide and methane emissions in urban riparian zones of the Pearl River Delta, Environ Sci Pollut Res., (2016) 23:1552–1564

Curriculum Vitae

  • Pan Weibin, Zhang Taiping, Xing Qianguo, He Zhangli. A phytoremediation method for heavy metal contamination of soil (ZL 200410027833.3)

  • Zhang, Taiping; Chen, Manying; Hu, Huageng; Wang, Jian; Zhu, Juanping; Huang, Yongfang. A water purification method with floating bed plants coupled with sediment microbial fuel cells (CN201510581377.5)

  • Huang, Zongcai; Zhang, Taiping; Hu, Huageng; Zhu, Nengwu; Jin, Xinghong; Wang, Jian; Yang, Tingting; Liu, Yi; Chen, Manying. An exhaust system as well as fermentation cylinder (CN201520493764.9)

  • Huang Zongcai; Zhang Taiping; Hu Huageng; Zhu Nengwu; Jin Xinghong; Wang Jian; Yang Tingting; Liu Yi; Chen Manying. A kitchen waste treatment equipment (CN201520494608.4)

  • Zhang, Taiping; Hu, Huageng; Cong, Shibao; Wang, Jian. A kind of embedded kitchen waste leach (CN201520479369.5)

  • Zhang, Taiping; Hu, Huageng; Wang, Jian; Huang, Yongfang; Ni, Muzi. A wind energy flow creation water quality exchange ecological floating island (CN201510263366.2)

  • Zhang, Taiping; Hu, Huageng; Zhao, Shuhua; Pan, Weibin. A comprehensive treatment method for acidified gold mine slag site containing heavy metals (CN201510256719.6)