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  • Metals and human health
  • Prof. Nanthi Bolan (University of Newcastle, Australia)
  • Prof. Yong Sik Ok (Korea Biochar Research Center, Korea University, Korea)
  • Prof. Jorg Rinklebe (University of Wuppertal, Germany)
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  • Metals-microbe interactions
  • Prof. Xing-mei Liu (Zhejiang University, China)
  • Prof. Jian-ming Xu (Zhejiang University, China)
  • Prof. Wei Zhang (Michigan State University, USA)
  • Prof. Jorge Rodrigues (University of California-Davis, USA)
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  • Cycling of Heavy Metal : The hydrologic process and ecological effect
  • Prof. Peifang Wang (Hohai University, China)
  • Prof. Nan Geng (Zhejiang University of Water Resources and Electric Power, China)
  • Prof. Shan Shengdao (Zhejiang University of Science and Technology, China)
  • Prof. Shan Nan (Nanjing University, China)
  • Prof. Debao Lu (Zhejiang University of Water Resources and Electric Power, China)
  • Prof. Yinfeng Xia (Zhejiang University of Water Resources and Electric Power, China)
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  • Advances in heavy metal remediation technology
  • Prof. Deyi Hou (Tsinghua University, China)
  • Prof. Yong Sik Ok (Korea Biochar Research Center, Korea University, Korea)
  • Prof. Daniel Tsang (Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong. China)
  • Prof. Daniel Alessi (University of Alberta, Canada)
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  • Metals/metalloids in sediment-water systems
  • Prof. Shiming Ding (Nanjing Institute of Geography and Limnology, China)
  • Prof. Daniel Tsang (Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong. China)
  • Prof. Filip M.G. Tack (Ghent University, Belgium)
  • Yanqing Sheng (Yantai Institute of Coastal Zone Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
  • Bo Gao (China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research, China)
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  • Metal contents in cultivated crops: nutritional needs versus food safety
  • Prof. Filip Tack (Department of Green Chemistry and Applied Ecochemistry, Ghent University, Belgium)
  • Prof. Irena Twardowska (Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland)
  • Prof. Jerome Nriagu (University of Michigan, School of Public Health, USA)
  • Prof. Bret Robinson (Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Soil and Physical Sciences, Lincoln University, New Zealand)
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  • Management of land affected by diffuse metal contamination: taking control
  • Prof. Filip Tack (Department of Green Chemistry and Applied Ecochemistry, Ghent University, Belgium)
  • Prof. Nick Dickinson (Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Soil and Physical Sciences, Lincoln University, New Zealand)
  • Prof. Erik Meers (Department of Green Chemistry and Applied Ecochemistry, Ghent University, Belgium)
  • Prof. Jayanta Biswas (Department of Ecological Studies, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India)
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  • Plant micronutrient nutrition for better yield and combating malnutrition
  • Prof. Muhammad Farooq (Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman)
  • Prof. Yong Sik Ok (Korea University, Seoul, South Korea)
  • Prof. Levent Ozturk (Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey)
  • Prof. Abdul Wakeel (University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan)
  • Prof. Abdur Rehman (Dankook University, Cheonon Campus, South Korea)
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  • Metals in the circular economy: novel, sustainable technologies for metal recovery from low-grade ores and wastes
  • Prof. Gijs Du Laing (Centre for Advanced Process Technology for Urban Resource Recovery (CAPTURE) & Centre for Sustainable Chemistry (CSC), Ghent University, Belgium)
  • Prof. Eric van Hullebusch (Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris, France)
  • Prof. Paivi Kinnunen (Metals and Materials Recovery, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd, Finland)
  • Prof. Kerstin Kuchta (Institute of Environmental Technology and Energy Economy, Technical University Hamburg, Germany)
  • Prof. Yong Sik Ok (Korea Biochar Research Center, Korea University, Korea)
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  • Adsorption of heavy metals on biomaterials
  • Prof. Amit Bhatnagar (University of Eastern Finland, Finland)
  • Prof. Yong Sik Ok (Korea Biochar Research Center, Korea University, Korea)
  • Dr. Ondřej Mašek (UK Biochar Research Centre, UK)
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  • SMART biochar technology: A shifting paradigm towards advanced materials and healthcare research
  • Prof. Yong Sik Ok (Director, Korea Biochar Research Center, Korea University, Korea)
  • Prof. Bin Gao (University of Florida, USA)
  • Prof. Patryk Oleszczuk (University of Maria Sklodowska-Curie, Poland)
  • Prof. Daniel Tsang (Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong. China)
  • Prof. Daniel Alessi (University of Alberta, Canada)
  • Prof. Jin Shang (City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. China)
  • Prof. Qinfen Gu (The Australian Synchrotron (ANSTO), Australia)
  • Prof. Ming Zhang (China Jiliang University, China)
  • Prof. Xiao Ming Dou (Beijing Forestry University, China)
  • Prof. Wu Jun Liu (University of Science and Technology, China)
  • Prof. Jim Ippolito (Department of Soil and Crop Sciences, Colorado State Univ., USA)
  • Prof. Liqiang Cui (School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Yancheng Institute of Technology, China)
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  • Mitigating the global arsenic problem for contributing to meet the 2030 SDGs
  • Prof. Jochen Bundschuh (University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, QLD, Australia)
  • Prof. Fangjie Zhao (Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, P.R. China)

    Prof. Jan Hoinkis (Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences, Karlsruhe, Germany)

    Prof. Nabeel Khan Niazi (University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan)

    Prof. Prosun Bhattacharya (Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden)

    Prof. Meththika Vithanage (Ecosphere Resilience Research Center, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka)

    Dr. Arslan Ahmad (KWR Water cycle Research Institute, Nieuwegein, The Netherlands)

    Prof. Hailong Wang (School of Environment and Chemical Engineering, Foshan University, China)

  • UNESCO Chair on Groundwater Arsenic within the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
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