• 22090 Citations
  • 76 h-Index
1977 …2019
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Chinese Name : 黃銘洪

Variants : Wong, M. H.

Professor Wong Ming Hung was Emeritus Professor at the Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU). He had been appointed as Chair Professor of Biology from 1990 until August 2013 and had served as Head of Department of Biology of HKBU from 1986 to 2004. 

Professor Wong is an outstanding academic and leader in Environmental Science and ecology as evidenced by his prodigious output of scientific publications. He has published over 540 refereed research articles (SCI), 32 book chapters, edited 25 books/journal issues and filed 4 patents. He is currently the most cited Chinese scientist in the world under Environmental Science (ISI Web of Knowledge). His major research areas include environment and human health, and remediation of contaminated sites. At present, he is Editor-in-chief of Environmental Geochemistry and Health (Springer) and Book Series Editor (Urbanization, Industrialization and the Environment) of CRC Press. His reputation has been widely recognised internationally and capped by receiving two DSc Degrees awarded by the University of Durham, UK and the University of Strathclyde, UK in 1992 and 2004 respectively.

Research interests

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

Professional information

Scopus ID : 24455923000

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Research Outputs 1977 2019

  • 22090 Citations
  • 76 h-Index
  • 530 Article
  • 3 Chapter
  • 2 Paper

Effect of tobacco stem-derived biochar on soil metal immobilization and the cultivation of tobacco plant

ZHANG, J., ZHANG, J., WANG, M., WU, S., WANG, H., NIAZI, N. K., MAN, Y. B., CHRISTIE, P., SHAN, S. & WONG, M. H., Jan 2019, In : Journal of Soils and Sediments.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Effects of β-cyclodextrin on phytoremediation of soil co-contaminated with Cd and BDE-209 by arbuscular mycorrhizal amaranth

LI, X., CHEN, A. Y., YU, L. Y., CHEN, X. X., XIANG, L., ZHAO, H. M., MO, C. H., LI, Y. W., CAI, Q. Y., WONG, M. H. & LI, H., Jan 2019, In : Chemosphere. 220, p. 910-920

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

decabromobiphenyl ether
Environmental Biodegradation
1 Citations

Human health risk assessment of antibiotic resistance associated with antibiotic residues in the environment: A review

BEN, Y., FU, C., HU, M., LIU, L., WONG, M. H. & ZHENG, C., Feb 2019, In : Environmental Research. 169, p. 483-493

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

antibiotic resistance
Health risks
Microbial Drug Resistance
Risk assessment

Inhibitory effects of Skeletonema costatum on mercury methylation by Geobacter sulfurreducens PCA

DING, L-Y., HE, N-N., YANG, S., ZHANG, L-J., LIANG, P., WU, S-C., WONG, M. H. & TAO, H-C., Feb 2019, In : Chemosphere. 216, p. 179-185

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Passive Cutaneous Anaphylaxis
2 Citations

Air pollution and inhalation exposure to particulate matter of different sizes in rural households using improved stoves in central China

LIU, W., SHEN, G., CHEN, Y., SHEN, H., HUANG, Y., LI, T., WANG, Y., FU, X., TAO, S., LIU, W., HUANG-FU, Y., ZHANG, W., XUE, C., LIU, G., WU, F. & WONG, M. H., 2018, In : Journal of Environmental Sciences. 63, p. 87-95

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Particulate Matter
Air pollution
particulate matter
atmospheric pollution