The current research of this department concentrates on processes and mechanisms of soil chemical reactions, remediation of contaminated soils, environmental behaviors and ecotoxicology of pollutants (heavy metals and pesticides) in soils and their effects on soil quality and agricultural products.
Key staff members and major research fields
Dr. Jiang Xin, professor: Soil pollution chemistry and ecotoxicology.
Dr. Zhou Dongmei, professor: Environmental chemistry of heavy metals in soils.
Dr. Xu Renkou, associate professor: Soil surface chemistry and its application.