Prof. Jian Lu is currently holding the position of Professor at Yantai Institute of Coastal Zone Research, Chinese Academy of Science (CAS). He has been a Distinguished Professor of the One Hundred-Talent Plan of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) since November, 2015. He obtained his Ph.D. degree from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 2008 and MSc degree from Zhejiang University in 2004. His research interests mainly focus on water resource and environment. He has more than 10 years of experience in fundamental and applied research on water environment and pollution remediation. His recent work has focused on coastal water resource and environment, especially the reclaimed water irrigation in coastal zone. Dr. Jian Lu has published more than 50 peer-reviewed scientific papers. Dr. Jian Lu has headed or participated in more than 10 (inter)national research projects funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), National Natural Science Foundation (NSF), National food and Agriculture Research Institute (NIFA), Ministry of Science and Technology of China (MOST), National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), and Chinese Academy of Science (CAS). Dr. Jian Lu holds several important academic positions in the field of water environment and pollution remediation. He is currently serving as the coordinator of the East Asia Node of Future Earth Coasts (FEC) and the committee member of the IWA specialist group of pretreatment of industrial wastewaters. He has served on the Editorial Boards of several international journals including the Journal of Chemistry (Lead Guest Editor). Besides, Dr. Jian Lu has frequently been invited as reviewers for more than 20 international journals such as Bioresource Technology, Journal of Hazardous Materials, Chemosphere and others, which strongly shows his international reputation and standing in his research area.