Profile
Education:
From Sep. 15, 1981 to July 15, 1985:   B.A (Agricultural mechanization), Department of Agricultural Engineering, Zhejiang Agricultural University, graduated on July 15,1985
From Sep. 1, 1989 to July 8, 1993:   M. Sc (Agricultural mechanization engineering, in the field of biomass energy conversion technology), College of Agricultural Engineering, Zhejiang Agricultural University, graduated on July 8, 1993.
From Sep. 1, 1998 to July 1, 2002: Ph.D (Agricultural mechanization engineering, in the field of agricultural power and alternative energy), College of Agricultural Engineering, Shenyang Agricultural University, and School of Biosystems Engineering and Food Science, Zhejiang University, graduated on July 1, 2002. 
Employment :
From July, 1985 to Aug. , 1992: Assistant Lecturer, Department of Agricultural Engineering, Zhejiang Agricultural University
From Sep., 1992 to Aug. , 1998:  Lecturer, College of Agricultural Engineering, Zhejiang Agricultural University
From Oct., 1997 to May, 1998: Visiting scholar, Cairo University, Egyptian Agricultural Engineering Institute, and New Energy and Renewable Energy Research Center , Egypt
From Sep., 1998 to Dec., 2005:  Associated Professor, School of Biosystems engineering and Food Science, Zhejiang University
From July, 2003 to July, 2004: Postdoctoral researcher( in the field of Bio-materials), Graduate School of Science, Hokkaido University, Japan.
From Dec. 2005 to now:  Professor, School of Biosystems engineering and Food Science, Zhejiang University
From April, 2007 to May, 2007: Visiting scholar, Kansas State University and Purdue University, USA
From Sep. 2009 to Dec. 2009: Visiting Scholar, University of California, Davis.
 
Academic Records:

1. The third prize of scientific and technological progress awards, Zhejiang Province Government, P. R. China (1995), Research and development of the 9JF(C)-168 chicken incubator

2. The prize of Excellent Young Teacher awards, Zhejiang Agricultural University (1996)
3. The third prize of scientific and technological progress awards, Zhejiang Province Educational Bureau, P. R. China (1999), Inspecting methods and optimum saving energy technology of diesel engine
4. The prize of Excellent Teacher awards, Zhejiang University (2004)
5. The first prize of General University Excellent Teaching Achievement Awards, Ministry of Education, P. R. China (2005), Exploring and practice of engineering graphics teaching and its extending all over the country
6. The prize of Excellent Teacher awards, Baogang Fund, China (2006)

7. The prize of Excellent Young Teacher for Higher Education awards, Education of Zhejiang Province, P. R. China (2007)

8. The second prize of scientific and technological progress awards, Zhejiang Province Government, P. R. China (2009),

9. The second prize of scientific and technological  achievement  awards, Education of Zhejiang Province, P. R. China (2009).

Research work

1) Utilization of wood wastes and agricultural residues as a source for energy or bio-materials 2) Biomass densification and utilization as an energy resource for rural or industrial use 3) Development of environmental friendly biobased materials for fabrication of bio-adhesive and bio-composites 4) Management of farm wastes through anaerobic digestion by purpose of biogas and bio-fertilizer production 5) Biological treatment of municipal solid waste and recycling energy and materials from solid wastes

Contact

Phone:+86-571-86971209
E-mail:kcsheng@zju.edu.cn