Urban mining research,
Xue Yanyan has more than 10 years experience in environmental, climate change and circular economy area, she served as college lecture in environmental management, project officer in EU Delegation to China and manager in the Climate Group. She has published 4 papers in international journals, and involved in 8 books as editor, translator or contributor. She is now working on urban mining research and circular technology transferring in Tsinghua University China. She holds Master degree in Human Ecology from Free University of Belgium, and she is also pursuing her PhD degree in environmental policy from Twente University of Netherlands.
Her research interests include waste management and recycling in both urban and industrial area.