Personal Information
Yu, Zhisheng 
College of Resources and Environment, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Telephone: +86(0)10 88256462
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Address: 19A Yuquan Road, Beijing
Postcode: 100049

Research Areas

Biogeochemical cycle in lake ecology

Mainly methane biocycle; hydrogen biocycle 

Biomass and bioenergy
Conversion of cellulose to ethanol; Construction of engineering strain for ethanol; Biomethane; Biohydrogen
Biodegradation and bioremediation
Microbial screening for degrading environmental pollutants; Degradation mechanism; R&D of bioremediation
Microbial molecular ecology
Biofilm formation and elimination; Microbial community analysis of municipal wastewater; Evaluation of environmental microorganisms


BS and MS Huazhong Agrcultural University 1996 and 1999
PhD Research Center for Eco-Envirnmental  Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences  2003


Work Experience
Associate Professor, Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences,2005-Present
Post-doctor, Tsinghua University, 2003-2005
Post-doctor,  Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2009-2010
Teaching Experience
Course 1  New Mechanisms and Technologies for Wastewater Biotreatment  Process 2005-present
Course 2 Environmental Impact Assessment 2007-present
Course 3 Experiment of Environmental Microbiology 2005-2009
Course 4 Application of Molecular Biotechnology  in Environmental Sciences 2005-2007


(1) Rsearch Center for Eco-Evironmental Sciences, Chinese Academy  of Sciences
(2) Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
(3) Tsinghua University 
(4) Chinese Academy of  Agricultural Sciences
(5) University of Oxford