A member of the scientific board of the Deutsches Biomasseforschungszentrum (DBFZ) Leipzig (Germany). A member of the scientific board of the Key Laboratory of Clean Production and Utilization of Renewable Energy (CPURE) in Beijing (China).
A specialist in biotechnological processing of waste (through composting and fermentation), troubleshooting and optimization of biogas plant operation, reduction of gaseous and odorous emissions, biomass production, storage and processing, electroremediation, production of biofuels, and modeling of processes with artificial intelligence. A grant holder of projects within the 5th and 6th Framework Programmes of the EU. Participated as a grant holder or researcher in over 30 projects.
Scientific statistics (based on Web of Science): h-index=25, 1294 citations, 5-year sum of IF=136,116; 184 original papers, 6 books, 13 chapters in monographs, 3 patents, 4 patent application (including 1 european patent), 1 utility model, 129 popular science articles, participation in 94 international and domestic conferences.