Jialiang Cai

Hydrogeology

PhD Candidate

Field of Activity

Groundwater Modeling; Water Resources Assessment and Management

Address Malteserstr. 74-100, Building B
Room Room B119
12249 Berlin
Telephone +49 (0)30 838 706 29
Fax +49 (0)30 838 707 42
Email jialiang.cai@fu-berlin.de

Education

  • 09.2010 – present: Ph.D. Candidate in Hydrogeology, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany
  • 09.2006 – 07.2009: M.Sc. in Environmental Sciences, Peking University (PKU), Beijing, China
  • 09.2002 – 07.2006 B.Sc. in Ecology, East China Normal University (ECNU), Shanghai, China

Work Experience

  • 07.2009 – 06.2010: Research Associate, 

PKU Project: National Key Technologies R & D Program Funded Project (2008ZX07526) on Water Pollution Control and Management – Monitoring and Early Warning Technologies of Water Pollution Prevention and Control in Watersheds

  • 01.2009 – 12.2009: Executive Compiler, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Project: Regional Integrated Environmental Assessment Training Manual in Chinese Version

  • 12.2006 – 12.2008: Research Assistant, UNEP

Project: Freshwater under Threat for Vulnerability Assessment of Freshwater Resources to Environmental Change in Northeast Asia (DEW/1101/BA) as well as Africa-Asia Summary and Methodological Guidelines

  • 11.2006 – 07.2008: Research Assistant, PKU

Projects :

  1. National Key Technologies R & D Program Funded Project (2008ZX07102) (03.2008 – 07.2008);
  2. Ministry of Environmental Protection of P.R. China Funded Project (WFLY-PG03) (01.2008 – 06.2008);
  3. World Bank Funded Project (07.2007 – 12.2007);
  4. Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of P.R. China Funded Project (01.2007 – 06.2007);
  5. National Natural Science Foundation of China Funded Project (20777004) (11.2006 – 04.2007).
  • 09.2006 – 02.2008: Teaching Assistant, PKU

Courses:

  1. Environmental Ecology (Postgraduate);
  2. Environmental Microbiology (Undergraduate).



  • Hydraulic anisotropy in Quaternary sandy sediments
  • Saltwater intrusion in inland aquifers

INTERNATIONAL PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLES

Cai, J., Taute, T., Schneider, M. Recommendations of Controlling Saltwater Intrusion in an Inland Aquifer for Drinking-Water Supply at a Certain Waterworks Site. Water Resources Management. (under review)

Cai, J., Taute, T., Schneider, M. Saltwater Upconing below a Pumping Well in an Inland Squifer: Modeling Different Scenarios of Deep Saline-Groundwater Pathways. International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. (under review)

Cai, J., Taute, T., Schneider, M. Modeling Impact of Hydraulic Anisotropy on Saltwater Intrusion in an Inland Aquifer: A Case Study in Southwestern Berlin, Germany. Hydrogeology Journal. (under review)

Cai, J., Taute, T., Hamann, E., Schneider, M., 2014. An Integrated Laboratory Method to Measure and Verify Directional Hydraulic Conductivity in Fine-to-Medium Sandy Sediments. Groundwater, doi: 10.1111/gwat.12156

Huang, Y., Wen, H., Cai, J., Cai, M., Sun, J., 2010. Key Aquatic Environmental Factors Affecting Ecosystem Health of Streams in the Dianchi Lake Watershed, China. Procedia Environmental Sciences, (2), 868–880.

Huang, Y., Cai, J., Yin, H., Cai, M., 2009. Correlation of Precipitation to Temperature Variation in the Huanghe River (Yellow River) Basin during 1957-2006. Journal of Hydrology, 372(1-4), 1-8.

CHINESE PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLES (with English abstract)

Cai, J., Su, Y., Wen, H., Wang, D., Huang, Y., 2011. Characteristics of Macrozoobenthic Assemblages and their Relationship with Aquatic Environmental Factors in Streams of Lake Dianchi Watershed in the Wet Season. Journal of Environmental Sciences, 32(4), 982-989.

Huang, Y., Wang, D., Cai, J., Zheng, W., 2011. Review of Glomalin-Related Soil Protein and its Environmental Function in Rhizosphere. Chinese Journal of Plant Ecology, 35(2), 232-236.

Wen, H., Cai, J., Su, Y., Sun, J., Huang, Y., Zhang, Y., 2011. Identification of Water Pollution Factors and their Spatial Distribution with Aquatic Bioindicators in Streams of Lake Dianchi Watershed. Acta Scientiae Circumstantiae, 31(1), 69-80.

Wen, H., Cai, J., Su, Y., Wang, D., Huang, Y., 2011. Characteristics of Periphytic Algal Community and its Relationship with Aquatic Environmental Factors in Streams of Lake Dianchi Watershed in Wet Season. Journal of Lake Sciences, 23(1), 40-48.

Cai, J., Yin, H., Huang, Y., 2010. Ecological Function Regionalization: a Review. Acta Ecologica Sinica, 30(11), 3018-3027.

Huang, Y., Wen, H., Cai, J., 2010. Research Progress on River Health Assessment Based on Environmental Management. Journal of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, 19(4), 967-973.

Cai, J., Tan, Y., Huang, Y., 2009. Research on Temporal-spatial Dynamics of Tourism Activities and Countermeasures on Environmental Protection of Jingpohu Lake in Heilongjiang Province. Ecological Economy, (5), 19-22, 26.

Huang, Y., Cai, J., Lv, M., Wang, D., Su, Y., 2009. Aquatic Ecological Function Regionalization at Watershed Scale and its Key Issues. Journal of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, 18(5), 1995-2000.

Huang, Y., Cai, J., Zheng, W., Zhou, F., Guo, H., 2009. Research Progress in Aquatic Ecological Function Regionalization and its Approach at Watershed Scale. Chinese Journal of Ecology, 28 (3), 542-548.

Lv, M., Cai, J., Zheng, W., Zhang, L., Huang, Y., 2009. Characteristics of Biosorption of Cu (II) by Gomphidius viscidus Mycelium. Acta Scientiae Circumstantiae, 29(12), 2484-2491.

Lv, M., Cai, J., Zheng, W., Wang Y., Huang, Y., 2009. Impact Factors on Biosorption of Cu (II) and Cd (II) by Xerocomus chrysenteron Mycelium. Research of Environmental Sciences, 22(11), 1334-1340.

Su, Y., Cai, J., Wang, J., Li, G., Huang, Y., 2009. Regionalization of Agricultural Pollution Prior Control Area in China. Environmental Pollution and Control, 31(10), 87-90.

Yin, H., Wang, Y., Cai, J., Lv, X., Liu, X., 2009. Regional Ecological Risk Assessment: its Research Progress and Prospect. Chinese Journal of Ecology, 28(5), 969-975.

Huang, Y., Li, X., Cai, J., 2009. Review on Bioremediation of Oil Contamination. Journal of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, 18(1), 361-367.

Cai, J., Huang, Y., Li, X., 2008. Cytological Mechanisms of Pollutants Adsorption by Biosorbent. Chinese Journal of Ecology, 27 (6), 1005-1101.

Cai, J., Huang, Y., Zheng, W., 2008. Research Development of Biosorption Process and Impact Factors on Biosorbent for the Treatment of Wastewater Containing Heavy Metals. Journal of Agro-Environment Science, 27(4), 1297-1305.

BOOKS

Cai, J., Huang, Y., 2010. Theoretical Framework of Aquatic Ecological Function Regionalization at Lake Watershed Scale Based on Eutrophication Control. In Collection of 13th World Lake Conference, ed. Chinese Society for Environmental Sciences, 1757-1760. Beijing, China: China Agricultural University Press.

Executive Compiler, 2009. Regional Integrated Environmental Assessment Training Manual. http://geodata.rrcap.unep.org/regionalieamanual_chinese.php

Huang, Y., Cai, M., Zhang, J., Chandmani, D., Cai, J., 2008. Freshwater under Threat in Northeast Asia - Vulnerability Assessment of Freshwater Resources to Environmental Change. ISBN: 978-92-807-2948-1.
http://geodata.rrcap.unep.org/freshwater_reports_vdos/FreshwaterUnderThreatVulnerability_NEA.pdf

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

Huang, Y., Wen, H., Cai, J., Cai, M., Sun, J.: Key Aquatic Environmental Factors Affecting Ecosystem Health of Streams in the Dianchi Lake Watershed, China. Annual Conference of International Society for Environmental Information Sciences. August 2010, ISEIS, Beijing, China. Oral presentation.

Cai, J.L., Huang, Y.: Theoretical Framework of Aquatic Ecological Function Regionalization at Lake Watershed Scale Based on Eutrophication Control. 13th World Lake Conference. November 2009, Chinese Society for Environmental Sciences, Wuhan, China. Oral presentation.

Cai, J.: Vulnerability Assessment of Water Resources to Environmental Change in the Huanghe River (Yellow River) Basin. 1st Japan-China Graduate Student Forum - Water for Life and the Environment. October 2008, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan. Oral presentation.

Cai, J., Huang, Y., Yin, H., Cai, M.: Response of Precipitation to Temperature Increasing in the Huanghe River (Yellow River) Basin during 1957-2006. 1st Japan-China Graduate Student Forum - Water for Life and the Environment. October 2008, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan. Poster presentation.

Authors' Meeting on Preparation of Asia Chapter for Africa-Asia Joint Publication on Water Vulnerability. January 2008, UNEP & Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand. Oral presentation.

Cai, M., Cai, J.: Facing the Challenges: Environmental Degradation and Poverty - Lessons from the Loess Plateau Watershed Rehabilitation Projects. Case Study Workshop of Institutional Strategies for Sustainable Development - Guidelines for Case Example Presentations. December 2007, Tsinghua University & World Bank Institute, Beijing, China. Oral presentation.

Huang, Y., Cai, M., Cai, J.: Freshwater under Threat in Northeast Asia - Vulnerability Assessment of Freshwater Resources to Environmental Change. Vulnerability Assessment of Freshwater Resources to Environmental Change (Joint Africa-Asia). October 2007, UNEP, Huahin, Thailand. Oral presentation.

Review Workshop on Vulnerability Assessment of Freshwater Resources in Northeast Asia. August 2007, UNEP & Peking University, Beijing, China. Oral presentation.