Assistant Professor


No. 9, Block 4, Renminnanlu Road, Chengdu, 610041, People’s Republic of China  




Transport and remediation of organic pollutants


2014-2017, PhD in biological and environmental engineering, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

2006-2009, MSc in analytical chemistry, Southwest University, Chongqing, China.

2002-2006, BSc in chemistry, Southwest University, Chongqing, China.

Employment Record (including international working experience )

2013-present, Assistant professor, Institute of Mountain Hazards and Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chengdu, China.

2009-2012, Researcher, Institute of Mountain Hazards and Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chengdu, China.


Running Projects

1. CAS "Light of West China" Program (Class B), Effect of straw returning forms on the migration of organophosphorus pesticides in paddy-upland rotation farmland, 2019/01-2021/12, PI

2. National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), Study on the transport of organic manure-contained antibiotics in farmland and orchard purple soil, 2018/01-2021/12CoI


Academic Society Activities

Director of the Sixth Sichuan Youth Federation of Science and Technology







(1) Zhuo Guan, Xiangyu Tang*, Taku Nishimura*, Hidetaka Katou, Huiyun Liu, Jing Qing Surfactant-enhanced flushing enhances colloid transport and alters macroporosity in diesel-contaminated soil, Journal of Environmental Sciences 2018, 64:197-206

(2) Zhuo Guan, Xiangyu Tang*, Taku Nishimura, Yuming Huang, Brian J. Reid, Adsorption of linear alkylbenzene sulfonates on carboxyl modified multi-walled carbon nanotubes, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2017, 322: 205-214

(3) Zhuo Guan, Xiangyu Tang*, Jae E. YangYong Sik OkZhihong XuTaku Nishimura Brian J. ReidA review of source tracking techniques for fine sediment within a catchmentEnvironmental Geochemistry and Health, 2017, 39(6):1221-1243

(4) Chen Liu, Honglan Wang, Xiangyu Tang*, Zhuo Guan, Brian J. Reid, Anushka Upamali Rajapaksha, Yong Sik Ok, Hui Sun*,  Biochar increased water holding capacity but accelerated organic carbon leaching from a sloping farmland soil in China, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 2016, 23(2): 995-1006

(5) Xiangyu Tang*, Xinbao Zhang, Zhuo Guan, Yi Long, Qiang Tang, Yujuan Lv,  Historical sediment record of 137Cs, e-HCH, and e13C reflects the impact of land use on soil erosion, Journal of Mountain Science, 2014, 11(4): 866-874.

(6) Jianfei Xiong, Guangming Zhou, Zhuo Guan, Xiangyu Tang, Qiang He*. Determination of chlorpyrifos and its main degradation product TCP in water samples by dispersive liquid-liquid microextraction based on solidification of floating organic droplet combined with high performance liquid chromatography. Journal of Liquid Chromatography & Related Technologies, 2014, 37(11): 1499-1512.

(7) Jianfei Xiong, Zhuo Guan, Guangming Zhou, Xiangyu Tang*, Yujuan Lv, Honglan Wang, Determination of chlorpyrifos in environmental water samples by dispersive liquid-liquid microextraction with solidification of a ?oating organic drop followed by gas chromatography with flame photometry detection, Analytical Methods, 2012, 4 (10): 3246-3250

(8) Wei Zhang, Xiangyu Tang*, Noam Weisbrod, Zhuo Guan, A review of colloid transport in fractured rocks, Journal of Mountain Science, 2012, 9(6): 770-787

(9) Ping Guo, Zhuo Guan, Weidong Wang, Bo Chen, Yuming Huang*, Determination of linear alkylbenzene sulfonates by ion-pair solid-phase extraction and high-performance liquid chromatography, Talanta, 2011, 84(2): 587-592

(10) Zhuo Guan, Yuming Huang*, Weidong Wang, Carboxyl modified multi-walled carbon nanotubes as solid-phase extraction adsorbents combined with high-performance liquid chromatography for analysis of linear alkylbenzene sulfonates, Analytica Chimica Acta, 2008, 627(2): 225-231