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Shenghui Cui
Highest Education:
1799 Jimei Road, Xiamen
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Education and Appointments:

Professor of Environmental planning and management; Lead PI
Vice Director, Key Lab for Urban Environment and Health, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Fujian Normal University, Fuzhou, P. R. China 1994 BSc. in Biology
Xiamen University, Xiamen, P. R. China 1997 M.S., Environmental Science
Xiamen University, Xiamen, P. R. China 2003 Ph.D., Environmental planning and management
2010-present: Professor of urban Environmental planning and management, Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences;
2006-2010: Associate professor of urban Environmental planning and management, Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences;
2004- 2006: Post doc research fellow, School of Environment, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China;
1998- 2004: lecturer, School of Fisheries, Jimei University, Xiamen, China

Main academic contributions:
Research Interest:

Urban ecological process and control
Urban environmental planning

Selected Publications:

[1] Cui SH*, Shi YL, Malik A, Lenzen M, Gao B, Huang W. A hybrid method for quantifying China's nitrogen footprint during urbanisation from 1990 to 2009. Environment International. 2016, 97:137-145.
[2] Hu YC, Lin JY, Cui SH*, Khanna NZ. Measuring Urban Carbon Footprint from Carbon Flows in the Global Supply Chain. Environmental Science & Technology. 2016, 50: 6154-6163.
[3] Xu LL, He YR, Huang W, Cui SH*. A multi-dimensional integrated approach to assess flood risks on a coastal city, induced by sea-level rise and storm tides. Environmental Research Letters. 2016, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/1/014001.
[4] Tong KK, Fang A, Boyer D, Hu YC, Cui SH, Shi L, Kalmykova Y, Ramaswami A. Greenhouse gas emissions from key infrastructure sectors in larger and smaller Chinese cities: method development and benchmarking. Carbon Management. 2016, 27-39.
[5] Shi YL, Cui SH*, Ju XT, Cai ZC, Zhu YG*. Impacts of reactive nitrogen on climate change in China. Scientific Reports. 2015, doi: 10.1038/srep08118.
[6] Huang W, Cui SH, Masaru Y, Seiji H, Shunsuke M. Improving urban metabolism study for sustainable urban transformation. Environmental Technology & Innovation. 2015, 4: 62-72.
[7] Cui SH*, Xu S, Huang W, Bai XM, Huang YF, Li GL. Changing urban phosphorus metabolism: Evidence from Longyan City, China. Science of the Total Environment. 2015. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015, 536:924-932.
[8] Lin JY, Hu YC, Cui SH*, Kang JF, Ramaswami A. Tracking urban carbon footprints from production and consumption perspectives. Environmental Research Letters. 2015, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/10/5/054001.
[9] Lin JY, Hu YC, Cui SH*, Kang JF, Xu LL. Carbon footprints of food production in China (1979-2009). Journal of Cleaner Production. 2015, 90: 97-103.
[10] Lin JY, Liu Y, Hu YC, Cui SH*, Zhao SN. Factor decomposition of Chinese GHG emission intensity based on the Logarithmic Mean Divisia Index method. Carbon Management. 2015, 5(5-6):579-586.
[11] Xu LL, Lin T, Xu Y, Xiao LS, Ye ZL, Cui SH*. Path analysis of factors influencing household solid waste generation: a case study of Xiamen Island, China. Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management. 2014, doi: 10.1007/s10163-014-0340-0.
[12] Xue XZ, Ren Y, Cui SH*, Lin JY, Huang W, Zhou J. Integrated analysis of GHGs and public health damage mitigation for developing urban road transportation strategies. Transport research Part D: transport and environment. 2014, 35: 84-103.
[13] Cui SH*, Shi YL, Groffman PM, et al. Centennial-scale analysis of the creation and fate of reactive nitrogen in China (1910-2010). PNAS, 2013, 110(6): 2052-2057. [14] Lin JY, Liu Y, Meng FX, Cui SH*, Xu LL. Using hybrid method to evaluate carbon footprint of Xiamen City, China, Energy Policy, 2013, 58:220-227.
[15] Li GL, Zhao Y, Cui SH*.Effects of urbanization on arable land requirements in China, based on food consumption patterns. Food Security. 2013, 5:439–449.
[16] Zhou J, Lin JY, Cui SH*, Qiu QY, Zhao QJ. Exploring the relationship between urban transportation energy consumption and transition of settlement morphology: A case study on Xiamen Island, China, Habitat International. 2013, 37(1):70-79
[17] Xu LL, Gao PQ, Cui SH*, Liu C. A hybrid procedure for MSW generation forecasting at multiple time scales in Xiamen City, China. Waste Management. 2013, 33: 1324–1331.
[18] Huang YF, Li F, Bai XM, Cui SH*. Comparing vulnerability of coastal communities to land use change: Analytical framework and a case study of China [J]. Environmental Science and Policy. 2012, 23:133-143.
[19] Lin JY, Lin T, Cui SH. Quantitative selection model of ecological indicators and its solving Method. Ecological Indicators. 2012, 13 (1): 294-302.
[20] Ren Y, Wei XH, Zhang L, Cui SH*, et al. Potential for forest vegetation carbon storage in Fujian Province, China, determined from forest inventories. Plant and Soil. 2011, 345: 125-140.
[21] Zhao SN, Lin JY, Cui SH*. Water resource assessment based on water footprint for Lijiang City. International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology. 2011, 18(6): 492-497.
[22] Cui SH*, Meng FX, Wang W, Lin JY. GHG accounting for public transport in Xiamen city, China. Carbon Management. 2011, 2(4): 383–395.
[23] Cui SH, Yang XA, Guo XH, Zhao QJ, Lin T, Feng L. Increased challenges for world heritage protection as a result of urbanization in Lijiang City, China. International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology. 2011, 18(6): 480-485.
[24] Guo XH, Cui SH*, Lin T, Song Y. The ecological risk assessment of the Chinese White Dolphins in Xiamen coastal waters. Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management. 2011, (14): 298-304.
[25] Lin JY, Li Y, Wang W, Cui SH*, Wei XH. An eco-efficiency based urban sustainability assessment method and its application, International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology. 2010, 17(4): 356-361.
[26] Lin JY, Cao B, Cui SH*, Wang W, Bai XM. Evaluating effectiveness of Xiamen city’s local measures for energy conservation and GHG mitigation, Energy Policy. 2010, 38(9): 5123-5132.
[27] Cui SH*, Niu HB, Wang W, Zhang GQ, Gao LJ, Lin JY. Carbon footprint analysis of the bus rapid transit (BRT) system: a case study of Xiamen city. International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology. 2010, 17(4): 329-337.
[28] Pan LY, Lin T, Xiao LS, Zhao Y, Cui SH*.Household waste management for a peri-urban area based on analysing. International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology. 2010, 17 (4): 342-349.
[29] Huang J, Cui SH*, Qiu QY, et al. Estimates of exposure of a coastal city to spatial use changes - a case study in Xiamen, International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology. 2010, 17: 4, 292 - 298.
[30] Huang YF, Cui SH*, Ouyang ZY. Integrated ecological assessment as the basis for management of a coastal urban protected area: A case study of Xiamen, China [J].International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology. 2008, (15):389-394.

Supported Projects:

[1] Comparative risk assessment of hydrologic hazards and adaption policy in Jiulong River and Chao Phraya Watershed 2017.1-2020.12 Sponser: National Nature Science Foundation of China (NSFC)
[2] Development of Profitable Climate Adaptation to Extreme Events for Cities 2016.1-2018.12 Sponser: CAS-CISRO Project Fund
[3] Study on objective of carbon emission reduction and achievement pathways for Xiamen's 13th five-year-plan 2015.10-2016.3 Sponser: Xiamen Development and Reform Commission.
[4] Study on Reactive nitrogen sources of China and their impacts on air quality and climate change 2014.1-2018.8 Sponser: National Key Scientific Research Project [5] Study on Coping Strategy and Planning Appplication of Coastal Urban Form on the Context of Climate Change 2014.1-2017.12 Sponser: National Nature Science Foundation of China (NSFC)
[6] Study on Index System of “13th five-year” Environmental Protection Special Planning Goals for Fujian Province 2014.1-2015.12 Sponser: Science and Technology Plan of Fujian Province Environmental Protection Bureau
[7] Study onTechnology Evaluation and Optimization Research of Sludge Resources Based on the Life Cycle 2013.6-2016.6 Sponser: Key Deployment Project of CAS
[8] Study on Ecological Environment Stress Effect of Residents' Food Consumption in Ningbo Based on Multi-footprint Evaluation 2013.3-2015.3 Sponser: Ningbo Science and Technology Project
[9] Study on Pilot Project of Low Carbon City in Xiamen 2012.6-2014.4 Sponser: China Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Grant Project
[10] Study on Technology Research and Application of Urban Climate Environment Protection and Space Division 2012.1-2015.12 Sponser: Chinese National Programs for Science and Technology Support
[11] Study on C, N, P Metabolism of food consumption in Xiamen 2010.8-2012.10 Sponsor: Science and Technology Project of Xiamen City
[12] Integrated Assessment of Urban Coastal Vulnerability under Environmental Changes 2008.1-2010.12 Sponsor: National Nature Science Foundation of China (NSFC); [13] The eco-environmental stress effects of urban development 2007.8-2009.12 Sponsor: key project of knowledge innovation of CAS;