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zhang Hong

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Professor & doctoral advisor

Executive director of the Chinese Ecological Society

Member of the Regional Ecology Committee of the Chinese Ecological Society

National registered environmental assessment engineer

University Education               


Post-Doc, 2006-2009

Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Research Center, Shanghai University

Ph.D. Ecology, 2002-2005

Research Center for Ecological Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences

M.S. Management Science and Engineering, 1996-1999

Shanxi University, Taiyuan, Shanxi

B.S. Environmental Sciences, 1990-1994

Shanxi University, Taiyuan, Shanxi

Teaching courses:

Environmental Statistics

Multivariate Statistical Analysis and Application

Geographic Information System, Landscape Ecology

Ecological Planning

Quantitative Geography


the May 1st Meritorious Medal of Shanxi Province

the first prize of Shanxi University Teachers' Teaching Basic Skills Competition, etc.


Research projects:

Zhong Hong Has been engaged in research work in landscape ecology, pollution ecology and sustainable ecology for many years. She also presided over more than 30 projects, which founded by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, the National Natural Science Foundation of China, the National Natural Science Foundation of China, the National Natural Science Foundation of China, the Humanities and Social Sciences Research Group of the Ministry of Education, the Science and Technology Research Group of Shanxi Province, etc.

1. National Natural Science Foundation of China General Project "Multi-agent simulation-based coal mine landscape pattern evolution and scenario simulation: policy, behavior and response mechanism" 41871193, 2019-2022, Host

2. National Natural Science Foundation of China Youth Project "Optimization Management of Ecosystem in Coal Mining Areas from the Perspective of Stakeholders: Based on Fuzzy Cognitive Map Method" 41101558, 2012-2014, Host

3. Humanities and Social Science Foundation of the Ministry of Education "Research on Environmental Risk Management of Typical Coal Mining Areas Based on the Perspective of Multi-stakeholders" 08JC630054, 2009-2011, Host

4. Shanxi Province Science and Technology Major Special Project "Key Technology Research and Experimental Demonstration for Desertification Land Control in Northern Shanxi" 20121101011, 2012-2016, Host

5. Tianjin Science and Technology Plan Project "Tianjin Water Source Area Water and Soil Environmental Status and Pollution Risk Spatial and Temporal Differentiation and Early Warning Sub-topic: High-precision Remote Sensing Image Interpretation and Land Use Status Analysis and Big Data Platform Construction in Tianjin Water Source Area" 2016 -2018, Host

6. Shanxi Provincial Department of Environmental Protection project "Sub-topic of detailed survey of the ecological environment of Shanxi Province: Evaluation and countermeasures of the ecological environment of typical mining areas in Shanxi Province in urgent need of restoration and management" 2017-2019, Host

7. Shanxi Provincial Department of Environmental Protection Public Welfare Project "Research on Spatio-temporal Changes of Soil and Water Loss in the Source Basin of Fenhe River Based on TM Image" 2012-2013, Host

8. Shanxi Natural Science Foundation "Study on the Spatial Distribution and Migration Model of Soil Nutrients and Pollutants around Fenhe Reservoir" 2009011042-1, 2009-2011,


9. Shanxi Provincial Department of Land and Resources Public Welfare Project "Land Ecological Risk Assessment and Land Restoration Research in Large Coal Mining Areas" 2008-2010, Host

10. Shanxi Province Eco-Environment Research Center Project "Shanxi Province Windbreak and Sand Fixation Ecological Protection Red Line Delineation Research" 2015-2018, Host


She has publishes more than 100 academic papers in domestic and foreign journals, including more than 50 SCI/EI search papers, and obtains 4 patents, 7 software copyrights, and participates in editing 6 books.

1. Chao Su, Hong Zhang*, Claudia Cridge, Ruoyu Liang. A review of multimedia transport and fate models for chemicals: Principles, features and applicability. Science of the Total Environment2019 (668) 881–892

2. Wei Shi, Hong Zhang*, Junjian Li, Yong Liu, Rui Shi, Hongyu Du, Jianwen Chen.Occurrence and spatial variation of antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs) in the Hetao Irrigation District, China. Environmental Pollution, 2019, 251: 792-801

3. Yong Cheng, Hong Zhang*, Zhenhai Liu, Longfei Chen, Ping Wang. Hybrid algorithm for short-term forecasting of PM2.5 in China. Atmospheric Environment. 2019 (200) 264–279

4. Huifeng WangaHong Zhanga Using a posterior probability support vector machine model to assess soil quality in Taiyuan,China. Soil & Tillage Research201918518546-152

5. Zhitao Wu, Lu Yu, Xiaoyu Zhang, Ziqiang Du, Hong Zhang*. Effectiveness of ecological restoration programs based on large-scale vegetation dynamics in northern china: Implementation and challenge. International Journal of Remote Sensing. 2018,11.Doi: 10.1080/01431161.2018.1519286

6. Ziqiang Du, Xiaoyu Zhang, Xiaoming Xu, Hong Zhang. Quantifying influences of physiographic factors on temperate dryland vegetation, Northwest China:[J]. Scientific Reports, 2017, 7:40092.

7. Ping Wang, Hong Zhang*, Zuodong Qin, Guisheng Zhang. A novel hybrid-Garch model based on ARIMA and SVM for PM2.5 concentrations forecasting. Atmospheric Pollution Research 2017,8 (5) : 850-860

8. Hong Zhang*, Sheng Zhang, Ping Wang, Yuze Qin, Huifeng Wang. Forecasting of particulate matter time series using wavelet analysis and wavelet-ARMA/ARIMA model in Taiyuan, China. Journal of Air & waste management ASSOCIATION. 2017,67(7): 776-778

9. Jiang X J, Liu S, Zhang H. Effects of different management practices on vertical soil water flow patterns in the Loess Plateau[J]. Soil & Tillage Research, 2017, 166(x):33-42.

10. Xiaoming XuZiqiang DuHong Zhang*. Integrating the system dynamic and cellular automata models to predict land use and land cover change. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation. 2016(26)568–579

11. Ziqiang Du, Xiaoming Xu, Hong Zhang*, Zhitao Wu, Yong Liu. 2016. Geographical Detector-Based Identification of the Impact of Major Determinants on Aeolian Desertification Risk. PLOS ONE 11(3): e0151331. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0151331

12. Yong LiuHuifeng WangHong Zhang. etc A comprehensive support vector machine-based classification model Soil & Tillage Research 2015 (155) 119–126

13. Hong Zhang*, Guanglei Liu, Wei Shi, Jinchang Li. Soil Heavy Metal Contamination and Risk Assessment Around the Fenhe Reservoir, China. Bulletin of Environment Contamination and Toxicology. 2014, 93:182–186

14. Hong Zhang, Yong Liu, Rui Shi, Qingchen Yao. Evaluation of PM10 forecasting based on Artificial Neural Network model and Intake Fraction in an urban area: a case study in Taiyuan City, China. Journal of Air & waste management. 20132013, 63:7, 755-763

15. Hong ZhangJie Song Chao Su Mengying He. Human Attitudes in Environmental Management: Fuzzy Cognitive Maps and Policy Option Simulations Analysis for a Coal-Mine Ecosystem in China. Journal of environmental management. 2013115 227-234

16. Yong LiuChao SuHong Zhang, Jingfei Pei. 2014. Interaction of Soil Heavy Metal Pollution with Industrialisation and the Landscape Pattern in Tai yuan. PLOS ONE. 20149),Issue9e105798

17. Yong LiuJinchang LiHong Zhang. An ecosystem service valuation of land use change in Taiyuan City, China. Ecological Modeling. 201225(2012):127-132

18. Guo Yuanyuan, Zhang Hong, Dong Jiangshan, Shen Di, Yin jingyuan. Agent-Based simulation and data mining analysis for effect of purchase price in households solar energy adoption process. Communications in Computer and Information Science. 2014, 463: 117-124