Lei Liu

Lei Liu, Ph.D. Candidate, EIT

Email: 11ll28@queensu.ca

Hometown: Shenyang, Liaoning, China


B.Eng. in Bioengineering, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, China (2009)

M.A.Sc. in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Northeastern University, U.S. (2012)

Ph.D. Candidate in Civil Engineering, Queen’s University, Canada

Research Areas:

The role of algae in disinfection in wastewater stabilization ponds.


1. Liu, L., A. MacDougall, G. Hall and P. Champagne (2017) Disinfection Performance in Wastewater Stabilization Ponds in Cold Climate Conditions: A Case Study in Nunavut, Canada. Water Science and Technology

2. Champagne, P., L. Liu and M. Howell (2016) Chapter 7 – Aerobic Treatment in Cold Climate. Current Developments in Biotechnology & Bioengineering:Volume IVA-Biological Treatment of Industrial Effluents. Editor-in-chief: A. Pandey; D.J. Lee, J. Jegatheesan, H.H. Ngo, P. Hallenbeck Eds. Elsevier (In Press) 

3. Liu, L., G. Hall and P. Champagne (2015) Effects of Environmental Factors on the Disinfection Performance of a Wastewater Stabilization Pond Operated in Temperate Climate. Water 8(1):5-15

4. A. Z. Gu, L. Liu, A. Onnis-Hayden (2012) Phosphorus Speciation and Removal in Wastewater Treatment, technical report to WERF

5. L. Liu, E. N., D. S. Smith, M. Bracken, J.B. Neethling, H.D. Stensel, S. Murthy, A. Pramanik, A.Z. Gu, In Occurrence, Implication and Bioavailability of Dissolved Organic Phosphorus (DOP) in Advanced Wastewater Effluents (2011) WEFTEC Water Environment Federation pp 4852-4863

6. L. Liu, J.B. Neethling, H.D. Stensel, S. Murthy, A. Z. Gu (2011) Treatability and Fate of Various Phosphorus Fractions in Different Wastewater Treatment Processes. Water Science and Technology

7. L. Liu, A. Z. Gu, A. Onnis-Hayden (2009) Glycerol as An Alternative electron donor/carbon source for biological nutrient removal in wastewater treatment systems. Technical report to EOS

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