Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Assoc Prof Qin Xiaosheng

Associate Chair (Students), School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Associate Professor, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Email: xsqin@ntu.edu.sg
Phone:
Office: N1 01A 25/ N1-01C-82
Assoc Prof Qin Xiaosheng

Biography
Professional Experience:
- August 2009 to present - Assistant Professor, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
- Jan 2008 to June 2009 - Environmental Scientist, Center for Studies in Energy and Environment (CSEE), University of Regina, Canada
- June 2001 to May 2002 - Research Assistant, Institute of Environmental Protection of Hunan University, P. R. China

Professional Services:
- Editor, Journal of Geographic Information System (JGIS), 2010 -
- Guest Editors: Energy Sources, 2008; Petroleum Science and Technology, 2008; Civil Engineering and Environmental Systems, 2008
- Memberships: International Society for Environmental Information Sciences (ISEIS); Canadian Society of Civil Engineering (CSCE); American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE); Petroleum Society – Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy & Petroleum (PS-CIM); Canadian Water Resources Association (CWRA)

Awards:
- Best Practice-Oriented Paper Award (ASCE ), Environmental Multi-Media Council, World Water & Environmental Resources Congress, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, 06/2004
- Chinese Outstanding Abroad Student Award, China Scholarship Council, 06/2007

Personal Homepage:
http://www3.ntu.edu.sg/home/xsqin
Research Interests
Research interests:
- Water resources and flood risk management
- Surface water quality modeling and control
- Climate change impact assessment and adaptation planning
- Groundwater modeling, risk assessment and site remediation
- Air quality control and solid waste management
Current Projects
  • Anaerobic Digestion Ecosystem Microbial Observatory (ADEMO) of Ulu Pandan Water Reclamation Plant (SCELSE)
  • Development of An Integrated Decision Support System for Eco City DHCS
  • Development of An Integrated Decision Support System for Eco City DHCS
  • Evolutionary Auto-Calibration approach for Integrated Urban Water Quantity and Quality Modelling
  • Microbiological, Chemical and Physical Interactions in Rock Cavern Water Storage
  • Probabilistic Flood Modelling
  • Sustainable water sensitive urban design and management under complexity
  • The Development of Slope Management and Susceptibility Geographical Information System
Selected Publications
  • Xu, Y.; Qin, X.S. (2010). Agricultural effluent control under uncertainty: an inexact double-sided fuzzy chance-constrained model. Advances in Water Resources, 33(9), 997-1014.
  • Xu, Y.; Huang, G.H.; Qin, X.S. (2010). An inexact fuzzy-chance-constrained air quality management model. Air & Waste Management Association. Journal, 60(7), 805-819.
  • Xu, Y.; Huang, G.H.; Qin, X.S.; Cao, M.F.; Sun, Y. (2010). An Interval-Parameter Robust Optimization Model for Supporting Municipal Solid Waste Management under Uncertainty. Waste Management, 30(2), 316-327.
  • Yang, A.L.; Huang, G.H.; Qin, X.S. (2010). An integrated simulation-assessment approach for evaluating health risks of groundwater contamination under multiple uncertainties. Water Resources Management, 24(13), 3349-3369.
  • Su, J.; Huang, G.H.; Xi, B.D.; Li, Y.P.; Qin, X.S.; Huo, S.L.; Jiang, Y.H. (2009). A hybrid inexact optimization approach for solid waste management in the City of Foshan, China. Journal of Environmental Management, 91(2), 389-402.

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