Mao Hui


  Address: College of Resources and Environment, Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shaanxi province (China).

  Phone: (86) 029-87082583 (Office)

  (86) 18092259092

  Fax: (86) 029-87080055



  2009.06-2010.06 : Visiting Scholar, School of Agriculture, Food and Wine, University of Adelaide, South Australia

  2008.02-2008.06 : Engaging in studying English in Xi'an International Studies University in Xian

  2007.09-2013.12 : Studying for Ph. D. in Agricultural Environmental Protection and Food Safety, Northwest A$F University

  2001.09-2005.06: Studying as a master degree student in Soil Science, Northwest A$F University

  1995.09-1999.07: Undergraduate in Department of Environmental Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology

  2005.06-Present  Lecture (College of Resources and Environment, Northwest A&F University)

  Research Interests:

  1. Crops Zn nutrition and quality

  2. Manure composting process control and utilize

  Research Projects:

  1. A preliminary study on zinc increase mechanism and potential environmental risk of typical zinc

  deficiency soil through zinc organic manure application (2013-2015) Committing the project supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (41201280).

  2. Study on zinc increasing mechanism on typical zinc deficiency soil through livestock and poultry manure composting (2014-2015)

  Natural Science Foundation of Shaanxi Province (2014JM5203).

  3. Sub-projects of “Invitation and building management technology of soil nutrients” (2011-2013), Ministry of Agriculture.

  4. Sub-projects of “Water and nutrients management and technology application in wheat and maize in Northwest” (2012-2014), Special Fund for Agro-scientific Research in the Public Interest.

  Publications in recent years:

  1、Hui Mao, Jianwei Wang, Zhaohui Wang*, Yaling Zan, Graham Lyons, Chunqin Zou. Using agronomic biofortification to boost zinc, selenium, and iodine concentrations of food crops grown on the loess plateau in China[J]. Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 2014(2), 459-470

  2、Hui Mao, Zhaohui Wang and Graham Lyons*. Germination-enhancing and zinc-sparing roles for selenium in broccoli. Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica, Section B — Soil & Plant Science, 2014,

  3、Hui Mao, Jianwei Wang, Yaling Zan, Hubing Zhao and Zhaohui Wang. Mineral nutritional quality of grains improved by soil application of Se and Zn in Loess Plateau of China[J]. Research on Crops, 2013,14 (4): 1062-1072

  4、Wang Jian Wei, Mao Hui, Zhao Hu Bing, Huang Dong Lin, Wang Zhao Hui. Different increases in maize and wheat grain zinc concentrations caused by soil and foliar applications of zinc in Loess Plateau, China[J]. Field Crops Research, 2012,135: 89-96

  5、Wang J, Wang Z, Mao H, Zhao H, Huang D. Increasing Se concentration in maize grain with soil-or foliar-applied selenite on the Loess Plateau in China[J]. Field Crops Research, 2013, 150: 83-90

  6、Zhaohui Wang, Hui Mao, Graham H Lyons. HarvestPlus report: Final Report on the HarvestPlus Challenge Program of “Shaanxi, China Food Systems Agronomic Biofortification Trials” (Agreement # 8050-08)

  7、Dong Qu, Ning Cao, Hui Mao. The Effects of Amendments of Chromate and Glucose on Dissimilatory Iron Reduction in Paddy Slurry. Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Contaminants in the Soil Environment in the Australasia-Pacific Region. 2003.11, Beijing, China.

  8、Mao Hui,Li Ronghua,Huang Yimei,Wang Zhaohu. Effect of Additives on Forms of Zn and Cu during Aerobic Composting of Pig Manure [J]. Transactions of the Chinese Society for Agricultural Machinery,2013,44 (10): 164-171,202. (Chinese with English abstract)

  9、LI Meng-hua,WANG Zhao-hui*,WANG Jian-wei,MAO Hui,DAI Jian,LI Qiang,ZOU Chun-qin. Effect of Zn application methods on wheat grain yield and Zn utilization in Zn-deficient soils of dryland [J]. Plant Nutrition and Fertilizer Science,2013,19(6): 1346-1355(Chinese with English abstract)

  10、WANG Jian-wei, WANG Zhao-hui*, MAO Hui, ZHAO Hu-bing, ZAN Ya-ling, LI Meng-hua. Effect of Se, Zn and Mo on Yield and Contents of Nutrient Elements and Selenium and Cadmium of Potato and Cabbage on the Loess Plateau [J]. Journal of Agro-Environment Science,2012,31(11):2114-2120(Chinese with English abstract)

  11、MAO Hui, WANG Zhao-hui*, Graham Lyons, Glenn McDonald. Effects of Selenium Valence States and Concentration on Germination and Root Growth of Six Crop Species[J]. Journal of Agro-Environment Science, 2011,30(10):1958-1965(Chinese with English abstract)

  12、XUE Jia, MAO Hui, WANG Zhao-hui, ZHAO Hu-bing, ZAN Ya- ling, LI Xiao-han. Effect of macroelement deficiency on wheat yield and grain nutrient content in the dryland of the Loess Plateau [J].  Agricultural Research in the Arid Areas , 2011,29(2):117-123(Chinese with English abstract)

  13、DONG Ping,ZHOU Lina,MAO Hui*. Water-saving Irrigation Method in Small Plot of Lawn[J]. Shaanxi Forest Science and Technology,2011,(2): 35-39 (Chinese with English abstract)

  14、ZAN Yaling, WANG Zhaohui, MAO hui, Graham Lyons. Effect of Se , Zn and Fe application on yield and nutritional quality of maize and soybean [J]. Plant Nutrition and Fertilizer Science,2010,16 (1) : 252- 256(Chinese with English abstract)

  15、Deng Haiqiang, Mao Hui*, Wang Lishi. Study on deacidification process of the waste water hydrolyzed by acidated oil [J].Environmental Engineering, 2009,(04):51-53 (Chinese with English abstract)

  16、MAO Hui, ZHOU Lina*, QU Dong. The Preliminary Study on the Chrome Slag Treated by Microbial Iron Reduction [J]. Acta Agriculturae Boreali-occidentalis Sinica, 2006,15(2): 164-166(Chinese with English abstract)

  17、Mao Hui, Qu Dong, Zhou Lina. Effect of Variant Chromate and Ferrihydrite on Dissimilatory Fe(III) Reduction in Paddy Soil. [J]. Chinese Agricultural Science Bulletin,2005 ,21(6):235-237(Chinese with English abstract)

  18、QU Dong, MAO Hui, ZENG Chen. Effect of chromate,ferrihydrite and glucose on dissimilatory Fe(Ⅲ) reduction in paddy soil[J]. Journal of Northwest Sci-Tech University of Agriculture and Forestry,2004,32(10):43-46(Chinese with English abstract)

  19、Book contribution: Food Environment. China Light Industry Press,2006,9, Editor(Chapter 2).