Danyang Liu

Danyang Liu

Department of Water Engineering and Science

College of Civil Engineering, Hunan University

Lushan South Road, Changsha, Hunan 410082

Tel: +86 188-9065-6228; E-mail:Danyangliu28@outlook.com

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EDUCATION

B.S.             Water and Waste Water Engineering, Hunan University   09/2012– 06/2016

Minor: Engineering Management

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

Undergraduate Research Assistant, Department of Water Engineering and Science, College of Civil Engineering, Hunan University                 (2014 – Present)

  • Study of bromate formation by ferrate oxidation of bromide. (Advisor: Prof. Hao Tang)
  • Investigation of capacitive deionization on the removal of bromide and disinfection by-product precursors at Tsinghua University. (Advisor: Prof. Yuefeng Xie and Prof. Hao Tang)
    • Conducted chlorination and DBP extraction
    • Determined bromide, THMs, and HAAs by using IC and GC
    • A first-authored paper has been submitted
  • Research on the influence of NOM on the desalination performance of capacitive deionization. (Advisor: Prof. Hao Tang)
  • Research on the relation between operating parameters and desalination performance of capacitive deionization. (Advisor: Prof. Hao Tang and Prof. Zhiyong Ren).
    • Performed experimental design and assembled a bench-scale apparatus
    • Compared the performances of CDI under different operating parameters
    • Established a statistic model to guide practical engineering applications
    • A first-authored paper was published

Students Innovation Training                                                (2013 – 2014)

  • Numerical simulation of the effect of water temperature on the operation of a circular secondary sedimentation tank. (Advisor: Prof. Tao Wang)

 INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE

International Summer School, School of Environment, Tsinghua University (07/2015-08-2015)

  • Conducted discussion on sustainability, urbanization, and renewable energy with participants from various countries
  • Visited Sound Group and Gaobeidian Waste Water Treatment Plant

Engineer Intern, Ningbo Chuanning Environmental Equipment Co. Ltd. (01/2015-02/2015)

  • Assisted in the design and fabrication of electrosorption equipments.

 HONOR & AWARDS

  • Outstanding Graduate of Universities in Hunan Province (2016)
  • National Scholarship (2015)
  • Outstanding student of International Summer School, Tsinghua University
  • First Place in University Table-Tennis League, Hunan Province (2015)
  • First-class Scholarship, Hunan University (2013&2014)
  • Merit Student, Hunan University (2014)
  • Excellent Volunteer and Referee of Hunan University Table Tennis League (2014)
  • Second Place in “Freshman Cup” Table Tennis Competition, Hunan University (2012)
  • National Second-Level Athlete and Referee

PUBLICATIONS

  1. Danyang Liu, Kuan Huang, Leijie Xie, Hao L. Tang*. Relation between operating parameters and desalination performance of capacitive deionization with activated carbon electrodes. Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology, 2015, 1, 516-522.
  2. Danyang Liu, Hao L. Tang*, Kuan Huang, Leijie Xie, Zhiyong Ren. Progress in membrane capacitive deionization and microbial capacitive desalination cell technologies. Water Treatment Technologies, 2015, 41(12): 20-24. (in Chinese)
  3. Kuan Huang, Hao L. Tang*, Danyang Liu, Siyu Zhu, Zhiyong Ren. A Review of Capacitive Deionization Technology: Part 1. Theoretical Foundations. Environmental Engineering.(In Chinese) (In press)
  4. Kuan Huang, Hao L. Tang*, Danyang Liu, Siyu Zhu, Zhiyong Ren. A Review of Capacitive Deionization Technology: Part 2.Electrode Materials. Environmental Engineering. (In Chinese) (In press)
  5. Kuan Huang, Hao L. Tang*, Danyang Liu, Siyu Zhu, Zhiyong Ren. A Review of Capacitive Deionization Technology: Part 3.Impact Factors. Environmental Engineering.(In Chinese) (In press)
  6. Hao Tang*, LeijieXie, Kuan Huang, Danyang Liu. A slot-lockable multi-series capacitive deionization device. China Patent Application No. 201510129740.X. (In Chinese)

CAMPUS AFFILIATIONS

  • Captain, Table-Tennis Team of College of Civil Engineering (2013-2014)
  • Vice President, Students’ Table-tennis Association of Hunan University (2013-2014)
  • Volunteer of Hunan province (2013-Present)
  • Organization Department, Student Union of College of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering (2012)

SKILLS

  • Laboratory: UV-Vis Spectrophotometer, Gas Chromatograph, Ion Chromatograph, TOC Analyzer
  • Language: English (fluent), Chinese (native)
  • Computer: MS office suite, SigmaPlot, AutoCAD, Photoshop, C/C++, Agilent Chemstation