A. Prof. Zengkai Liu
China University of Petroleum (East China), China
Zengkai Liu received his Ph.D and BSc from China University of Petroleum (East China) in 2016 and 2009, respectively. He is currently an associate professor at China University of Petroleum (East China). After one year’s postdoctoral research in University of Duisburg-Essen (Duisburg, Germany), he worked as a Humboldt Research Fellow with the Helmholtz-Zentrum Hereon (Geesthchat, Germany). His current research interests include: 1) Oil spill risk assessment and decision making and 2) Safety and reliability of well control. Until now, he has authored and co-authored more than 56 peer-reviewed journal papers such as Water Research, Environmental Pollution, Reliability Engineering and System Safety, Energy. He has published 3 books and obtained 10 Chinese invention patents and 5 international patents. He was the winner of Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers supported by Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and Sino-Germany Postdoc Scholarship supported by German Academic Exchange Service and China Scholarship Council. In 2021, he was honored as one of the high-level talents by Qingdao West Coast New Area Government. He was the first-prize winner of the Shandong Science and Technology Progress in 2021. He is a reviewer of more than 20 SCI-indexed journals like Journal of Cleaner Production, Science of the Total Environment, Process Safety and Environmental Pollution, Ocean Engineering, Safety Science and so on.