LUAN Tiangang


School of Environmental and Ecological Engineering


Vice President of GDUT, Professor Master and PhD Supervisor

Research Interests

Aquatic ecological toxicology, from the analysis of environmental organic pollutants to study the ecological effects of pollutants

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Personal Introduction

Professor Luan Tiangang is the vice president and member of the Standing Committee of the Party Committee of GDUT. He obtained his bachelor's degree in engineering from the Department of Chemistry of Jilin University, and his master and doctor's degree from the Department of Chemistry of Sun Yat-sen University. His main research field is aquatic ecological toxicology, from the analysis of environmental organic pollutants to study the ecological effects of pollutants. He has been a visiting scholar at Waterloo University in Canada, Hong Kong Baptist University and City University of Hong Kong. He has published more than 130 SCI papers, which have been cited more than 3,000 times, with a H factor of 35. He is selected into the National New Century Talent Project by the Ministry of Education, the distinguished professor of Pearl River Scholars in Guangdong Higher Education, the head of the Innovation Team in the Key Area of the Ministry of Science and Technology's Innovation Talent Promotion Program, and the leading talent of Science and Technology Innovation in the "Ten Thousand Talent Plan" of the Central Organization Department, and won the National Outstanding Youth Fund. He served as a director of the Chinese Society of Mass Spectrometry, a standing director of the Guangdong Society for undefinedysis and Testing, a deputy chairman of the Guangdong Society of Mass Spectrometry, and a member of the Standing Committee of the Guangzhou Science and Technology Society.


1997-2000 Ph.D. Sun Yat-sen University.
1994-1997 MA, Sun Yat-sen University 1988-1992 BA, Jilin University.

Work Experience

2019.6- Vice President of Guangdong University of Technology.
2018.6-2019.5 Party Secretary of School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Sun Yat-sen University

2007.4-2018.5 Deputy director of the Science and Technology Department of Sun Yat-sen University, deputy director/ director of the Testing Center, executive deputy director/director of the Talent Development Office, Director of the Laboratory Animal Center, director of the Party Committee Teacher Work Department, director of the human resources management department.

Part-time Academic Job

Director of China Chemical Society, Deputy Director of Fine Chemical Professional Committee, executive director of Guangdong Chemical Society, deputy editor of Journal of Chemical Engineering and Fine Chemical Industry of colleges and universities, etc.

Main Honors

1. National "Ten Thousand Talents Program" leading talents in scientific and technological innovation; 2. National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars; 3. National New Century Talent Project 4. Distinguished Professor of Pearl River Scholars in Guangdong Higher Education Institutions.

Main Achievements

He has presided over many projects of National Natural Science Foundation of China, National 863 Fund, International Cooperation Fund and Provincial Natural Science Foundation.Published more than 140 SCI journal papers, more than 2000 SCI citations, H factor 38. Representative papers are as follows:1.Ming Zheng#, Jiguo Lu#, Genmei Lin, Hualong Su, Jingyu Sun,Tiangang Luan*. Dysbiosis of gut microbiota by dietary exposure of three graphene-family materials in zebrafish (Danio rerio).Environmental Pollution. 2019, 254. 112969.

2.LiLin, MingzhiXu,HuaweiMu,WenwenWang,JjnSun,JingHe,JianwenQiu,TiangangLuan*.Quantitative Proteomic undefinedysis to Understand the Mechanisms of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticle Toxicity to Daphnia pulex (Crustacea: Daphniidae): Comparing with Bulk Zinc Oxide and Zinc Salt.Environmental Science & Technology,2019,53(9): 5436-5444.

3.Jiewei Deng, Yunyun Yang*, Yaohui Liu, Ling Fang, Li Lin,TiangangLuan*.Coupling Paterno-Buchi Reaction with Surface-Coated Probe Nanoelectrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry for In Vivo and Microscale Profiling of Lipid C=C Location Isomers in Complex Biological Tissues.undefinedytical Chemistry,2019, 91 (7):4592-4599.

4.Jiewei Deng, Wenying Li, Qiuxia Yang, Yaohui Liu, Ling Fang,Yunhua Guo, Pengran Guo, Li Lin, Yunyun Yang,Tiangang Luan*.Biocompatible Surface-Coated Probe for in Vivo, insitu, andmicroscalelipidomics ofsmallbiological Organisms andcellsusingmassspectrometry.undefinedytical Chemistry,2018, 90(11):6936-6944.

5.Lijuan Luo, Zhengyu Xiao, Baowei Chen, Fengshan Cai, Ling Fang, Li Lin,Tiangang Luan*.Naturalporphyrinsaccelerating thephototransformation ofbenzo[a]pyrene inwater.Environmental Science & Technology, 2018,52: 3634-3641.

6.Ruohong Chen, Jiewei Deng, Ling Fang, Yao Yao, Baowei Chen, Xiaowei Wang,Tiangang Luan*.Recent applications of ambient ionization mass spectrometry in environmental analysis.Trends in Environmental undefinedytical Chemistry, 2017,15: 1-11.

7.Ke Yuan#, Baowei Chen#, Qing Qing, Shichun Zou, Xiaowei Wang,Tiangang Luan*.Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) enrich their degrading genera and genes in human-impacted aquatic environments.Environmental Pollution, 2017,230: 936-944.

8.Baowei Chen, Rong He, Ke Yuan, Enzhong Chen, Lan Lin, Xin Chen,Sha Sha, Jianan Zhong, Li Lin, Lihua Yang, Ying Yang, Xiaowei Wang,Shichun Zou,Tiangang Luan*.Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) enriching antibioticresistance genes (ARGs) in the soils.EnvironmentalPollution,2017,220B: 1005-1013.

9.Ling Fang, Jiewei Deng, Yunyun Yang, Xiaowei Wang,Baowei Chen,Hongtao Liu, Haiyun Zhou,Gangfeng Ouyang,Tiangang Luan*.Coupling solid-phase microextraction with ambient mass spectrometry: strategies and applications.TrACTrends in undefinedytical Chemistry, 2016,85:61-72.

10.Xiaowei Wang, Ke Yuan, Baowei Chen, Li Lin, Bensheng Huang,Tiangang Luan*.Monthly variation and vertical distribution of parent and alkylpolycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in estuarine water column: Role ofsuspended particulate matter.EnvironmentalPollution,2016,216C:599-607.

11.Jiewei Deng, Wenwen Wang, Yunyun Yang*, Xiaowei Wang, Baowei Chen,Zhong-Ping Yao,Tiangang Luan*.Slug-flow microextraction coupled with paper spray massspectrometry for rapid analysis of complex samples.undefinedytica Chimica Acta, 2016, 940:143-149.19.Jiewei Deng, YunyunYang, Xiaowei Wang,Tiangang Luan*.Strategies for coupling of solid-phase microextraction with mass spectrometry.TrACTrends in undefinedytical Chemistry, 2014,55C:55-67

20.Xiaowei Wang, Yingqian He, Li Lin, Feng Zeng,Tiangang Luan*.Application of Fully Automatic Hollow Fiber Liquid Phase Microextraction to Assess the Distribution of Organophosphate Esters in the Pearl River Estuaries.Science of the Total Environment, 2014,470-471:263-269

21.Xiaowei Wang, Li Lin,Tiangang Luan*, Lihua Yang, Nora F. Y. Tam.Determination of hydroxylated metabolites of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in sediment samples by combining subcritical water extraction and dispersive liquid liquid microextraction with derivatization.undefinedytica Chimica Acta, 2012,753(1):57-63

22.Yin Zhong,Tiangang Luan*, Li Lin,Hong Liu,Nora F. Y. Tam.Production of metabolites in the biodegradation of phenanthrene, fluoranthene and pyrene by the mixed culture ofMycobacterium sp. andSphingomonas sp.BioresourceTechnology,2011, 102(3):2965-2972.

23.Jing Jin,Lihua Yang,Sidney Chan,Tiangang Luan*,Yan Li,Nora F.Y. Tam.Effect of nutrients on the removal of tributyltin(TBT)by alginate immobilized microalga,Chlorella vulgaris, in natural river water.Journal of Hazardous Materials.2011,185 (2-3),1582-1586

12.Lihua Yang, Qiao Cheng, Li Lin, Xiaowei Wang, Baowei Chen,Tiangang Luan*,Nora F.Y. Tam*.Partitions and vertical profiles of 9 endocrine disrupting chemicals inan estuarine environment: Effect of tide, particle size and salinity.Environmentalpollution,2016, 211C:58-66.

13.Lihua Yang, Qiao Cheng, Nora Tam, Li Lin, WeiqiSu,Tiangang Luan*.Contributions of abiotic and biotic processes to the aerobic removal of phenolic endocrine-disrupting chemicals in a simulated estuarine aquatic environment.Environmental Science & Technology, 2016, 50:4324-4334.

14.Jiewei Deng, Yunyun Yang,Mingzhi Xu,Xiaowei Wang,Li Lin,Zhong-Ping Yao,Tiangang Luan*.Surface-Coated Probe Nanoelectrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry for undefinedysis of Target Chemicals in Individual Small Organisms and Single Cells.undefinedytical Chemistry,2015,87(19):9923-9930.

15.Ke Yuan#, Xiaowei Wang#, Li Lin, Shichun Zou, Yan Li,QingshuYang,Tiangang Luan*.Characterizing theparent andalkylpolycyclicaromatichydrocarbons in the Pearl River Estuary, Daya Bay and Northern South China Sea:influence ofriverineinput.EnvironmentalPollution,2015, 199:66-72.

16.ShushengLuo, Baowei Chen, LiLin,Xiaowei Wang,Nora Fung-Yee Tam,Tiangang Luan*.Pyrene degradation accelerated by constructed consortium of bacterium and microalga: Effects of degradation products on the microalgal growth.Environmental Science & Technology, 2014, 48(23):13917-13924.

17.Jiewei Deng,Yunyun Yang, Ling Fang, Li Lin, Haiyun Zhou,Tiangang Luan*.Coupling SolidPhase Microextraction with Ambient Mass Spectrometry Using Surface Coated Wooden-Tip Probe for Rapid undefinedysis of Ultra Trace Perfluorinated Compounds in Complex Samples.undefinedytical Chemistry,2014, 86(22):11159-11166.

18.Fengxia Wu,Li Lin, Jian-Wen Qiu, Hao Chen, Shaoping Weng,Tiangang Luan*.Complex effects of two presumably antagonistic endocrine disrupting compounds on the goldfishCarassius aumtus: A comprehensive study with multiple toxicological endpoints.Aquatic Toxicology, 2014,155:43-51.

Main Projects

1. The National Key R&D Program of the Ministry of Science and Technology "Blue Granary Technology Innovation", the response mechanism of important farming organisms to typical environmental stresses-research on the survival and physiological and ecological effects of new pollutants on important farming organisms, 2018/12-2022/ 12

2. Innovative team in the key areas of the Ministry of Science and Technology-Environmental undefinedysis and Ecochemistry of Hekou Nearshore, SQ2019RA4E000052, team leader.

3. National Outstanding Youth Science Foundation, Environmental undefinedysis and Ecochemistry, 2017.01-2021.12

Research Team

Students with professional backgrounds in environment, chemistry, ecology, and biology are welcome to apply for master and doctoral program.

Mailing address: Institute of Environmental and Ecological Engineering, No. 100 Waihuan West Road, Guangzhou University City, Panyu District, Guangzhou