• 31642 Citations
  • 88 h-Index
1975 …2020

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Chinese Name : 黃銘洪

Variants : Wong, M. H.

BSc (CUHK); MSc, PhD, DSc (Durham, UK); MBA, DSc (Strathclyde, UK)

Having served as the Regional Coordinator of Central and North-East Asia of the project “Regionally Based Assessment of Persistent Toxic Substances” sponsored by United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and Global Environment Facility (GEF), Prof. Wong has recently taken part in a panel of three to review a UNEP/GEF initiative “Emerging Chemicals Management Issues in Developing Countries and Countries with Economies in Transition” with the aim of understanding the sources and preventing adverse impacts of chemicals on human health and the environment in rapidly developing countries.

Professor Wong has published over 650 SCI papers and 32 book chapters, edited 25 books/special issues of scientific journals, and has successfully filed 5 patents. His reputation has been widely recognized internationally and capped by receiving two DSc Degrees awarded by University of Durham and University of Strathclyde (UK) in 1992 and 2004 respectively. He was awarded the Croucher Senior Fellow (Croucher Foundation of Hong Kong) in 1997, the Royal Society Visiting Fellow (Royal Society, UK) in 2000, and Chang Jiang Chair Professor of Environmental Science (Jinan University, Guangzhou, China) in 2014; and the Milton Gordon Award for the Best Research in Phytoremediation from the International Phytotechnology Society in 2016. Professor Wong is currently the Editor-in-Chief of Environmental Geochemistry and Health (Springer), and Book Series Editor of Urbanization, Industrialization and the Environment (CRC/Taylor & Francis).

Research interests

  • Environmental and Health Risk Assessments
  • Phytoremediation of Contaminated Sites
  • Bioconversion of Waste

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Scopus ID : 24455923000

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Research Outputs

  • 31642 Citations
  • 88 h-Index
  • 742 Article
  • 9 Chapter
  • 3 Paper

Effects of biochar on soil microbial community and functional genes of a landfill cover three years after ecological restoration

LU, H., YAN, M., WONG, M. H., MO, W. Y., WANG, Y., CHEN, X. W. & WANG, J-J., Feb 2020, In : Science of the Total Environment. 717, 137133.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Efficient detection and assessment of human exposure to trace antibiotic residues in drinking water

    BEN, Y., HU, M., ZHANG, X., WU, S., WONG, M. H., WANG, M., ANDREWS, C. B. & ZHENG, C., Mar 2020, In : Water Research. 175, 115699.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Emission sources and full spectrum of health impacts of black carbon associated polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in urban environment: A review

    UBAID ALI, M., LIN, S., YOUSAF, B., ABBAS, Q., HAMEED, R., ZHENG, C., KUANG, X. & WONG, M. H., 20 Mar 2020, In : Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle