Associate Professor

Phone: (86) 13429861057

Email: yhcui@hust.edu.cn

Academic Areas: Environmental engineering

Research Interests: Advanced Oxidation Processes (AOPs) in water and wastewater treatment

Academic Degrees

PhD in Municipal Engineering, 2005, Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), China

Master in Environmental Engineering, 2002, Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), China

Bachelor in Environmental Engineering, 1999, Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), China

Professional Experience

Associate Professor (2011-present); School of Environmental Science and Engineering in Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Lecturer (2008-2011); School of Environmental Science and Engineering in Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Post-Doctor (2005-2008); Faculty of Engineering in the University of Hong Kong

Research Assistant (2003); Faculty of Engineering in the University of Hong Kong

Selected Publications

Yu-Jie Feng, Jun-Feng Liu, Yu-Hong Cui. Environmental Electrocatalytic Electrode-Structure, Characteristic and Preparation. Beijing: China Science publishing, 2010

Shaoxia Yang, Yuhong Cui, Yu Sun, Hongwei Yang. Graphene oxide as an effective catalyst for wet air oxidation of phenol. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2014, 280: 55-62.

Yu-Hong Cui, Qian Chen, Jing-Ya Feng, Zheng-Qian Liu. Effectiveness of electrochemical degradation of sulfamethazine on a nanocomposite SnO2 electrode. RSC Advances, 2014, 4(58): 30471-30479. 

Yu-Hong Cui, Yu-Jie Feng, Junfeng Liu, Nanqi Ren. Comparison of various organic compounds destruction on rare earths doped Ti/Sb-SnO2 electrodes. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2012, 239: 225-232.

Yu-Hong Cui, Yu-Jie Feng, Xiao-Yan Li. Kinetics and Efficiency Analysis of Electrochemical Oxidation of Phenol: Influence of Anode Materials and Operational Conditions. Chemical Engineering & Technology, 2011, 34(2): 265-272. 

Zheng-Qian Liu, Jun Ma, Yu-Hong Cui, Lei Zhao, Bei-Ping Zhang. Factors affecting the catalytic activity of multi-walled carbon nanotube for ozonation of oxalic acid. Separation and Purification Technology, 2011, 78(2): 147-153.

Yujie Feng, Yu-Hong Cui, Junfeng Liu, Bruce E. Logan. Factors affecting the electro-catalytic characteristics of Eu doped SnO2/Sb electrode. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2010, 178(1-3): 29-34.

Zheng-Qian Liu, Jun Ma, Yu-Hong Cui, Lei Zhao, Bei-Ping Zhang. Influence of different heat treatments on the surface properties and catalytic performance of carbon nanotube in ozonation. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 2010, 101(1-2): 74-80.

Yu-hong Cui, Xiao-yan Li, Guohua Chen. Electrochemical degradation of bisphenol A on different anodes. Water Research, 2009, 43(7): 1968-1976.

Yuhong Cui, Yunhai Wang, Bin Wang, Haihui Zhou, Kwong-Yu Chan, Xiao-Yan Li. Electrochemical Generation of Ozone in a Membrane Electrode Assembly Cell with Convective Flow. Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 2009, 156(4): E75-E80.

Zheng-Qian Liu, Jun Ma, Yu-Hong Cui, Bei-Ping Zhang. Effect of ozonation pretreatment on the surface properties and catalytic activity of multi-walled carbon nanotube. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 2009, 92(3-4): 301-306.

Yu-Hong Cui, Yu-Jie Feng, Zheng-Qian Liu. Influence of rare earths doping on the structure and electro-catalytic performance of Ti/Sb-SnO2 electrodes. Electrochimic Acta, 2009, 54(21): 4903-4909.

Zheng-Qian Liu, Jun Ma, Yu-Hong Cui. Carbon nanotube supported platinum catalysts for the ozonation of oxalic acid in aqueous solutions. Carbon, 2008, 46(6): 890-897.

Yujie Feng, Yuhong Cui, Bruce Logan, Zhengqian Liu. Performance of Gd-doped Ti-based Sb-SnO2 anodes for electrochemical destruction of phenol. Chemosphere, 2008, 70(9): 1629-1636.  

Y.H. Cui, Y.J. Feng. EPR study on Sb doped Ti-base SnO2 electrodes. Journal of materials science, 2005, 40(17): 4695-4697.

X.Y. Li, Y.H. Cui, Y.J. Feng, Z.M. Xie, J.D. Gu. Reaction pathways and mechanisms of the electrochemical degradation of phenol on different electrodes. Water Research, 2005, 39(10): 1972-1981.

Awards and Honors

2011 Academic newcomer Award of Huazhong University of Science and Technology

2010 Science and Technology Innovation in Heilongjiang Province (First Prize), the Fourth Award Winners

2009 Nature Science Award of the Ministry of Education (Second Prize), the Fifth Award Winners

Courses Taught

Water Pollution Control Engineering (undergraduate)

Environmental System Engineering (undergraduate & graduate)

Project

“Design and mechanism study of and electrocatalytic oxidation system based on in situ regeneration of sulfate radical”, National Nature Science Foundation of China (No. 51378232), 2014-2017

“Synergistic effect of electrochemistry and persulfates on antibiotics removal”, Wuhan Youth Chenguang Program of Science and Technology (2014070404010202), 2014-2015

“Performance and mechanism of TiO2/SnO2-Sb nanocomposite electrode on electrochemical synthesis of ozone”, National Nature Science Foundation of China (No. 51008139), 2011-2013

Login and edit information