Qian Zhang
Queen's University
Kingston, Canada
Member ID 0733
Member since Jun 12, 2015
Status Active


Take Action for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through Industrial Ecology


Dr. Qian Zhang currently works in the Robert M. Buchan Department of Mining at Queen's University, Canada. Zhang is an industrial ecologist interested in green mining, material circularity and criticality, and sustainable urban systems. His research focuses on carbon footprint assessment and policy-oriented modelling of other environmental pressures (natural resource depletion, water scarcity, air pollution, solid waste, etc.) on the built environment at multiple scales.

Research Interests

Environmental footprint and shared responsibility
Material cycles and resource efficiency
Nexus approach to support systems engineering decision-making
Impact measurement methods in the context of CSR, ESG, SDGs

Website contributions from this member

29 Mar 2024 PhD student
15 Mar 2024 Postdoctoral Fellow
02 Sep 2019 Member Spotlights: Qian Zhang