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Expert NameProf. Tao Wang
TitleDirector
DivisionCold and Arid Regions Environment and Engineering Research Institute (CAREERI)
InstitutionChinese Academy of Sciences
CityLanzhou
CountryChinese
Telephone86 931 4967533/mobile 13609366851
Emailwangtao(at)lzb.ac.cn
Work Experience2003.08 – now Director, Professor, Cold and Arid Regions Environmental & Engineering Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences 1999.09 - 2003.08 Deputy Director, Professor, Cold and Arid Regions Environmental & Engineering Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences 1998.11 - 1999.08 Executive Director, Research Professor, Institute of Desert Research, CAS, Lanzhou, China 1997.02 - 1998.10 Deputy Director, Research Professor, Institute of Desert Research, CAS, Lanzhou, China 1995.01 - 1996.09 Fellowship of Japan Science and Technology Agency, National Institute of Agro-Environmental Sciences, Tsukuba, Japan 1991.01 - 1994.12 Associate Professor, Chief of Division of International Cooperation, Institute of Desert Research, CAS, Lanzhou, China 1988.08 – 1990.12 Post-doctorate Fellowship, Institute of Geography, CAS, Beijing, China
QualificationsBachelor's degree of Natural Geography in Xinjiang University from1979-1983; Doctor degree of Natural Geography in institute of Lanzhou desert ,China academy of sciences, from 1983-1988; post-doctoral degree of state planning commission geography institute ,China academy of sciences, from 1989-1991
Number of Publications108
Awards1. First Prize of Science and Technology Advance of Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1997. 2. First Prize of Science and Technology Advance of Gansu Province, 2006 3. National Second Prize of Science and Technology Progress, 2007
Other Activities1. President, Desert Society of China 2. Vice President, China Desert Control and Desert Industrial Society 3. Director, Geographical Society of China 4. Member of the International Dry Lands Development Commission (IDDC 5. Director General, International Center for Research and Training on Desertification Control, UNEP, NEPA and CAS
Publications1. Tao Wang, Xian Xue. 2010. Aims, Principles and Measures for Combating Desertification in Northeast Asia [J]. Global Environmental Research, 14(1): 11-16. 2. Wang Tao, Xue Xian, Liu Shulin. 2010. Combating Aeolian Desertification in Drylands of China [C]. International Dryland Development Commission (IDDC): Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Development of Drylands , Alexandria, Eygpt. 171-175. 3. Tao Wang, Xian Xue, Yiqi Luo, Xuhui Zhou, Bao Yang, Wanqun Ta, Wei Wu, Lihua Zhou, Qingwei Sun, XunmingWang, Halin Zhao and Xueyong Zhao,2008. Human Causes of Aeolian Desertification in Northern China [J]. Sciences in Cold and Arid Regions, (1): 0001~0013. 4. Wang, Tao; Ta, Wanquan; Liu, Lichao. 2007. Dust emission from desertified lands in the Heihe River Basin, Northwest China [J]. Environmental Geology, 51(8): 1341-1347. 5. Wang Tao. 2007. Progress in aeolian desertification in China[C]. Adel EI-Beltagy, Mohan C. Saxena and Wang Tao (edi.): Human and nature. Working together for sustainable development of drylands— Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Development of Dryland. Beijin: 32-45.
DisciplineDesertification
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