Dr. Guangguo Ying, Professor and Director of the Environmental Research Institute of South China Normal University (SERI). He was recruited by the Chinese Academy of Sciences through “100 Talents” program, and received “Distinguished Scholar” Award from the National Natural Science Foundation of China. He is the editorial board member of "Environmental Science: Processes & Impact", "Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry" and “Asian Journal of Ecotoxicology”. His research interests focus on environmental contamination assessment and remediation technology, including the fate and effects of contaminants in the environment. He is currently conducting research in emerging science areas such as antibiotics and AMR, endocrine disrupting chemicals and pharmaceuticals and personal care products in the environment, and environmental issues associated with wastewater and biosolid reuse as well as water quality improvement technology. The findings of his research have been published in respected international peer reviewed journal “Environmental Science & Technology”, which has become a hot topic in the research field of environmental science and attracted increasing attention of Chinese Government and International Media. He is the principal investigator (PI) of a number of research grants, such as National Natural Science Foundation of China Project (NSFC), National Water Pollution Control and Treatment Science and Technology Major Project, Environmental Protection Commonwealth Project, Key Research and Development Program Project of Guangdong Province, etc. He has published one book in Chinese, five books in English, and more than 200 SCI papers in various international journals with a citation of > 8000 and h-index 50. He is one of the Most Cited Scientists in Environment and Ecology.