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Harbin Institute of Technology Alumnus Qu Jiuhui Was Elected as an Academician of the American Academy of Engineering
Editor:邢德峰  Updated:2019-03-11

On February 7, 2019, the American Academy of Engineering announced the list of new academicians, including 86 academicians and 18 foreign academicians. Alumni of Harbin Institute of Technology, part-time professor of the School of Environment of HIT, PhD Tutor, Qu Jiuhui was elected as a foreign academician of the American Academy of Engineering!

Introduction about Pro. Qu:

Pro. Qu is the Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, Fellow of Academy of Developing Countries, Researcher of Ecological Environment Research Center of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Professor of the School of Environmental of Tsinghua University, Part-time Professor/Expert of Harbin Institute of Technology. At the same time, he is also the part-time president of Water Environment and Water Ecology Branch, vice chairman of China Environmental Protection Federation, vice chairman of China Environmental Science Society, vice chairman of China Sustainable Development Research Association, member of National Environmental Advisory Committee, expert member of Engineering and Materials branches of National Natural Science Foundation Committee, member of the Expert Advisory Committee of the Ministry of Science. He is the editor-in-chief of the Journal of Environmental Engineering, the Journal of Environmental Sciences, Frontier of Environmental Science and Engineering, and the associate editor of the Journal of Environmental Science. He is mainly engaged in water science and technology research, with special emphasis on the theory, technology and engineering application of drinking water quality safety protection. He has obtained many breakthroughs in principles and technologies in the process of production and transformation of toxic and hazardous substances in water, water quality risk control and pollution control. He has published about 400 academic papers in academic journals at home and abroad, published 3 academic monographs, and obtained dozens of invention patents. In 2004 and 2006, he won the second prize of National Science and Technology Progress Award respectively. In 2009, he won the He Liang Heli Science and Technology Progress Award. In 2010, he won the International Water Association Global and East Asia Regional Innovation Project Award. In 2012, he won the second prize of National Technology Invention.

In 2009, he was elected as an academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering. On November 27, 2018, he was elected as an academician of the Academy of Developing Countries. On February 7, 2019, he was elected as an academician of the American Academy of Engineering.