Announcements

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ICEPR 2016:

ICEPR 2016 will be held in Budapest, Hungary on August 18 - 19, 2016.

Poster Board Dimensions:

Authors presenting via poster boards are to be informed that poster boards are 110 cm height and 70 cm width.

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Best Paper Award:

Two best paper awards will be conferred to author(s) of the papers that receive the highest rank during the peer-review and by the respected session chairs. Please visit Paper Submission for more information.

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Propose Exhibits, Workshops & More

ICEPR attracts a wide range of researchers in the field of environmental pollution and remediation. As a prominent company in the field of environmental pollution and remediation, we would like to offer you an exhibit at ICEPR. Please visit Events for more information.

We are very happy to announce the following keynote speakers for the 6th International Conference on Environmental Pollution and Remediation (ICEPR'16):

Dr. Chuxia Lin

University of Salford, UK

Dr. Jing Wang

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Switzerland

Dr. Chuxia Lin

Professor Chuxia Lin holds the Chair in Environmental Science at the School of Environment and Life Science, University of Salford. He obtained his PhD from The University of New South Wales (Australia) and worked as an academic at a few Australian and Chinese universities, and also as an environmental consultant with a global consulting firm before moving to UK. Professor Lin has a broad range of research interests in environmental sciences with a particular focus on environmental issues related to acid sulfate weathering in mine areas (acid mine drainage) and coastal lowlands (acid sulfate soils). Other research interests include chemical behaviour of heavy metals and pesticides in water-soil-plant systems, characterization and treatment of industrial wastes, ecotoxicology, soil carbon sequestration, climate change adaptation, and payment for environmental services (PES). He also serves as an Associate Editor for Journal of Environmental Management (Elsevier).

Topic of Keynote: Global Environmental Challenges: Human-driven Oxidation of Reduced Sulfur Compounds from Geological Materials

Keynote Abstract

Dr. Jing Wang

Jing Wang is an assistant professor in the Institute of Environmental Engineering at ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich). He is also leading the group Air Quality and Particle Research at Empa (Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology). Jing Wang obtained his PhD degree from the Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Minnesota in 2005. He received the 'Best Dissertation' Award in Physical Sciences and Engineering, University of Minnesota in 2006 and the Smoluchowski award conferred by the Association for Aerosol Research (Gesellschaft für Aerosolforschung, GAeF) in recognition of his contribution to the field of “Environmental, Health and Safety Impact of Nanomaterials” in 2011. He was one of the keynote speakers in the International Aerosol Conference 2014. His main research interests are air quality, environmental and health impact of airborne pollutants, airborne nanoparticle measurement and emission control, air and water filtration. He is currently an editor for Aerosol Science and Technology.

Topic of Keynote:Carbon nanotubes: release to the environment, toxicity and control technologies

Keynote Abstract

Upcoming Dates

Mar. 1, 2016
July 15, 2016
Regular Registration
Final Extended Regular Registration
After July 15, 2016
Late Registration
August 18, 2016
First Day of the Conference