Faculty by Department
LIU Zhaorong
Associate Professor Department: Environmental Engineering Research interests: Environment and Health, Pollution in micro environment Tel/fax: 86-10-62758784 E-mail: zrliu@pku.edu.cn Websites: http://cese.pku.edu.cn/dispC.asp?id=96

1993, B. S. for Chemistry, Beijing Normal University

1996, M. S. for Organic Chemistry, Beijing Normal University

1999, Ph. D. for Environmental Sciences, Peking University

1999.7, Lecturer, Department of Technical Physics, Peking University

2001,6, Associate Professor, Peking University


He has hosted and participated in many theoretical and experimental teaching courses, including undergraduate general course Introduction to Environmental Science, undergraduate elective course Environmental Chemistry and Chemical Information Science, undergraduate professional course Analytical Chemistry, and now he is hosting Environmental Lab Safety, Environmental Integrated Fieldwork, Environmental Chemistry and Environmental Chemistry Experiment courses for students majoring in environmental sciences and engineering.


Environment and Health, Pollution in Micro-environment


1. Yanding Pan, Chen Zhao and Zhaorong Liu. Estimating the Daily NO2 Concentration with High Spatial Resolution in the Beijing– Tianjin–Hebei Region Using An Ensemble Learning Model. Remote Sens. 2021, 13, 758

2. Huichan Zhou, Jingjing Lin, Yu Shen, Fuchang Deng, Ying Gao, Yuanyuan Liu, Haoran Dong, Yingjian Zhang, Qinghua Sun, Jianlong Fang, Song Tang, Yanwen Wang, Yanjun Du, Liangliang Cui, Shiman Ruan, Fanling Kong, Zhaorong Liu, Tiantian Li. Personal black carbon exposure and its determinants among elderly adults in urban China. Environment International. 2020, 138,105607

3. Chen Zhao, Zhaorong Liu, Qing Wang, Jie Ban, Nancy Xi Chen, Tiantian Li. High-resolution daily AOD estimated to full coverage using the random forest model approach in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region. Atmospheric Environment. 2019, 203:70-78.

4. Hengyi Duan, Xiaotu Liu, Meilin Yan, Yatao Wu, Zhaorong Liu. Characteristics of carbonyls and volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in residences in Beijing, China. Frontiers of Environmental Science & Engineering. 2016,10(1),73-84

5. Tiantian Li, Meilin Yan, Wenjun Ma, Jie Ban,Tao Liu,Hualiang Lin, Zhaorong Liu. Short-term effects of multiple ozone metrics on daily mortality in a megacity of China. Environ Sci Pollut Res. 2015,22, 8738-8746

6. Yan Meilin, Li Tiantian, Liu Zhaorong. Meta-analysis of the Chinese studies of the association between ambient ozone and mortality. Chemosphere, 2013, 93(6), 899-905

7. LI Tian Tian, GAO Yan Lin, WEI Zai Hua, WANG Jing, GUO Ya Fei1, LIU Fan, LIU Zhao Rong, and CHENG Yan Li. Assessing Heat-related Mortality Risks in Beijing, China. Biomed Environ Sci, 2012,25(4): 458-464

8. Huo Mingqun, Qian Sun, Yuhua Bai, Jinlong Li, Peng Xie, Zhaorong Liu, Xuesong Wang. Influence of Airborne Particles on the Acidity of Rainwater during Wash-out Process, Atmos. Environ. 2012, 46(59), 192-201

9. Li, TT (Li, Tiantian); Gao, YL (Gao, Yanlin); Kinney, P (Kinney, Patrick); Kan, HD (Kan, Haidong); Wei, ZH (Wei, Zaihua); Wang, J (Wang, Jing); Cheng, YL (Cheng, Yanli); Liu, ZR (Liu, Zhaorong); Bai, YH (Bai, Yuhua); Liu, F (Liu, Fan). Temperature, Air Pollution, and Mortality During the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. EPIDEMIOLOGY 2011, 22(1): S190-S190

10. Huo Mingqun, Qian Sun, Peng Xie, Yuhua Bai, Zhaorong Liu, Jinlong Li. Chemical character of precipitation and related particles and trace gases in the North and South of China, J. Atmos. Chem. 2011, 67(1), 29-43

11. Luo, N (Luo, Na); Liu, ZR (Liu, Zhaorong); Liu, XY (Liu, Xiaoyun); Xie, P (Xie, Peng); Luo, CW(Luo, Chaowen). Characteristics of Volatile Organic Compounds: Concentrations and Source Identification for Indoor and Outdoor Hospital Waiting Areas in China. EPIDEMIOLOGY, 2011, 22(1): S209-S210

12. Huo Mingqun, Qian Sun, Peng Xie, Yuhua Bai, Zhaorong Liu, Jinlong Li. Acidic-basic Property and Buffering Capacity of Atmospheric Particulate Matter, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 2011, 176(1), 355-364

13. Xie peng, Liu Xiao-yun, Liu Zhao-rong, Li Tian-tian. Human health impact of long-term exposure to airborne particulate matter in Pearl River Delta, China. Water, Air, & Soil Pollution. 2011, 215, 349-363

14. Li Tian-Tian Zhao-Rong Liu Yu-Hua Bai, Human Cancer Risk from the Inhalation of Formaldehyde in Different Indoor Environments in Guiyang City, China. Bull Environ Contam Toxicol. 2008,81,200-204

15. Zhang GS, TT Li, ZR Liu and YH Bai. Air Pollution in the Microenvironment of Parked New Cars. Building and Environment. 2008,43,315-319


Selected Books and Patents:

1. Chang Shih-ger, Shou-heng Liu, Zhao-rong Liu, Nai-qiang Yan. Methods for scavenging Mercury. Patent No. US 8,007,749 B2. Aug. 30, 2011

2. Chang Shih-ger, Shou-heng Liu, Zhao-rong Liu, Nai-qiang Yan. Methods for scavenging Mercury. Patent No. US 7,754,170 B2. Jul. 13, 2010

3. Chang Shih-ger, Shou-heng Liu, Zhao-rong Liu, Nai-qiang Yan. Methods for scavenging Mercury. Patent No. US 7,479,263 B2. Jan. 20, 2009

4. Liu Zhaorong, Zhu XIanlei, translations, Eco2 City, China Financial Publishing House, 2011

5. Liu Zhaorong, etc., Environmental Chemistry Tutorials, 2nd Edition, Chemical Industry Press, 2010

6. Liu Zhaorong, etc., Environmental Chemistry Tutorials, Chemical Industry Press, 2003