Brief Biography


        Dr. Ye Bin received his Ph.D. in Management from Harbin Institute of Technology in 2013. From 2014 to 2017, he was postdoctoral fellow at Tsinghua University and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. He is mainly engaged in Environmental Planning and Energy Economics Research, and good at combining environmental science methods with economic management scientific methods to study global and regional climate、energy and economic development issues. He presided over dozens of reasearch projects, including the National Natural Science Foundation, China Postdoctoral International Exchange Fund and regular Fund, Guangdong Natural Science Fund and several other competitive scientific research funds granted by Shenzhen goverment. At present, more than 70 papers have been published, of which 50 are indexed by SCI or SSCI. Dr. Ye are first or correspondent authors on 35 SCI/SSCI papers. As the first author or correspondent, he published 3 paper on Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews ( IF 12.110), 3 papers on Applied Energy (IF 8.848); His 2 papers were selected as ESI High cited papers. He has served as a reviewer for more than ten JCR Q1 or Q2 journals for a long time and received the Applied Energy 2016 Best Reviewer Award. In May 2018, he became the JCR Q1 Journal Environmenatl Geochemistry and Health (IF 3.472) Guest Editor.

Work Experience

2018—present, Visting Assisstant Professor, School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology

2016—2017, Visting postdoctoral fellow, Energy Analysis and Environmental Impact Assessment Group, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

2014—2015, Postdoctoral fellow, Management Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University- Graduate School of Shenzhen.

Education Backgroud 

2009—2013 Dorctor of Management Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, China.

2006—2008  Master of Municipal Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, China

2002—2006  Bachelor of Water Supply and Drainage Engineering, Wuhan University of Science and Technology, China

Academic Awards

2017  2016 Best Reviewer Award of Applied Energy (IF 8.848)

2013  PhD National Scholarship

2008  Outstanding Postgraduate Student (Harbin Institute of Technology)

2006  Outstanding Graduate Student (Wuhan University of Science and Technology)

Journal Papers

After Joining the SUSTech

Ye B., Jiang J., Liu J., Zheng Y., Zhou N., (2021), Research on quantitative assessment of climate change risk at an urban scale: Review of recent progress and outlook of future direction. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 135: 110415. (SCI, JCR Q1, IF:12.110)

Song Y., Liu T., Ye B., Li Y., (2020), Linking carbon market and electricity market for promoting the grid parity of photovoltaic electricity in China, Energy, 211(118924) (SCI JCR Q1, IF 6.082)

Qin Q.,Yan H.,Liu J.,Chen X., Ye B., China’s agricultural GHG emission efficiency: Regional disparity and spatial dynamic evolution, Environmental Geochemistry and Health, 2020. (SCI JCR Q1, IF 3.472), online, in press

Ye B., Jiang J., Liu J., (2020), Feasibility of coupling PV system with long-distance water transfer: A case study of China’s “South-to-North water diversion”, Resources, Conservation & Recycling, 164:105194. (SCI JCR Q1, IF: 8.086)

Yan D., Kong Y., Ye B.*, Xiang H., (2020), Spatio-temporal variation and daily prediction of PM2.5 concentration in the world-class city clusters of China, Environmental Geochemistry and Health(SCI JCR Q1, IF 3.472), online, in press

Song Y., Liu T., Ye B.*, (2020), The influence of COVID-19 on grid parity of China’s Photovoltaic industryEnvironmental Geochemistry and Health(SCI JCR Q1, IF 3.472), online, in press

Ye B., Zhang X., Zhang X., Zheng, C., (2020), Climate change, environmental impact, and human health, Environmental Geochemistry and Health, 42:3,(JCR Q1)

Xia C.#Ye B.#, Jiang J., Shu Y.,(2020), Prospect of near-zero-emission IGCC power plants to decarbonize coal-fired power generation in China: implications from the GreenGen project, Journal of Cleaner Production, (JCR Q1)

Yan D., Ren X., Kong, Y., Ye B.., Liao Z., (2020), The heterogeneous effects of socioeconomic determinants on PM2.5 concentrations using a two-step panel quantile regression, Applied Energy, 272:115-246,(JCR Q1)

Jiang, J., Ye B.*, Liu, J., Peak of CO2 emissions in various sectors and provinces of China: Recent progress and avenues for further research, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews,2019,112:813-833. (JCR Q1, IF 10.556)

Ye B., Jiang J.*, Zhou Y., Liu, J., Wang K., Technical and economic analysis of amine-based carbon capture and sequestration at coal-fired power plants, Journal of Cleaner Production. 2019,222:476-487 (JCR Q1, IF 6.395)

Jiang, J., Ye B.*, Liu, J., Research on the peak of CO2 emissions in the developing world: Current progress and future prospect, Applied Energy, 2019, 235:186-203. (JCR Q1, IF 8.426)

Jiang J., Ye B. *, A comparative analysis of Chinese regional climate regulation policy:ETS as an example, Environmental Geochemistry and Health, 2019,4. (JCR Q1)

Lin Y., Zhang K., Shen Z., Ye B., Miao L., Multistage Large-scale Charging Station Planning for Electric Buses Considering Transportation Network and Power Grid, Transportation Research Part C Emerging Technologies, 2019,107, 423-443. (JCR Q1)

Song Y., Liu T., Ye B., Zhu Y., Li Y., Song X., Improving the liquidity of China’s carbon market: Insight from the effect of carbon price transmission under the policy release, Journal of Cleaner Production, 2019,239, 118049. (JCR Q1)

Yan D., Kong Y., Ye B., Shi Y., Zeng X., Spatial variation of energy efficiency under different scenarios based on a s Super-Slack-Based Measure: Evidence from 104 resource-based cities, Journal of Cleaner Production, 2019,240, 117669. (JCR Q1)

Jiang, J., Ye B.*, Zhou N. Zhang X. Decoupling analysis and environmental Kuznets curve modelling of provincial-level CO2 emissions and economic growth in China: A case study, Journal of Cleaner Production, 2019, 212:1242-1255. (JCR Q1)

Zhou Y., Jiang J., Ye B.*, The green spillovers of outward foreign direct investment on home countries: Evidence from China’s province-level data, Journal of Cleaner Production. 2019 215: 829-844. (JCR Q1)

Zhou Y., Jiang J., Ye B.*, Zhang Y., Yan J., Addressing climate change through a market mechanism: a comparative study of the pilot emission trading schemes in China, Environmental Geochemistry and Health, 2019 (JCR Q1)

Ye B., Cang Y.*, Li J., Zhang X., Advantages of a chlorine dioxide/ sodium hypochlorite combination process for controlling the disinfection by-products for high algae-laden water, Environmental Geochemistry and Health, 2018 (JCR Q1)

Yang J., Yan Y., Hu K., Jiang D., Li Q., Ye B., Chai L., etc. Structural substitution for group in tooeleite crystal by and oxoanions and the environmental implications, Chemosphere, 2018, 213:305-313. (JCR Q1)

Li H., Yang J., Ye B.*, Jiang D. Pollution characteristics and ecological risk assessment of 11 unheeded metals in sediments of the Chinese Xiangjiang River, Environmental Geochemistry and Health, 2018 (JCR Q1)

Wang F., Chen R., Miao L., Yang P., and Ye B., Location Optimization of Electric Vehicle Mobile Charging Stations Considering Multi-Period Stochastic User Equilibrium, Sustainability 2019, 1(20), 5841

You J., Zhang C., Xue Z.,Miao L., Ye B., A bi-objective model for robust local container drayage problem, RAIRO – Operations Research, 2019

Zhou, M., Ye B., Comparative analysis of energy storage modes for different renewable energy systems: a case study on liugong island, ICAE 2019, (Conference paper)

Ye B.*, Jiang J., Cang Y., Technical and economic feasibility analysis of an energy and fresh water coupling model for an isolated island, Energy Procedia, 2018. (Conference paper)

Junguo Liu, Dandan Zhao, Bin Ye, Analysis on ecological attributes and discussion on ecological restoration and protection of Baiyangdian in Xiongan new area, Acta Ecologica Sinica, 2019,39 (9) : 1-7 (Core journal) (In Chinese)

Before Joining the SUSTC


(1)First or corresponding author journal papers

Ye B., Jiang J, Li C., Miao L., Tang J. Quantification and driving force analysis of provincial-level carbon emissions in China, Applied Energy, 2017, 198:223-238. (SCI ,JCR Q1, IF 7.182)

Ye B. Zhang K., Jiang J., Miao L. , Li J., Toward a 90% renewable energy future: A case study of an island in the South China Sea, Energy Conversion and Management. 2017, 142: 28-41. (SCI, JCR Q1, IF 5.598)

Ye B., Jiang J, Miao L, et al. Interprovincial allocation of China’s national carbon emission allowance: an uncertainty analysis based on Monte-Carlo simulation [J]. Climate Policy, 2016, 401-422. (SSCI JCR Q1,IF 2.735 )

Ye B., Yang P, Jiang J, Miao L. Feasibility and economic analysis of a renewable energy powered special town in China [J]. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 2017, 121:40-50. (SCI, JCR Q2, IF 3.313)

Ye B., Jiang J, Miao L.X., et al. Feasibility study of a solar-powered electric vehicle charging station model [J]. Energies 2015, 8(11): 13265-13283. (SCI, JCR Q2,IF 2.262)

Ye B., Jiang J, Miao L.X., Yang P. Sustainable energy options for a low carbon demonstration city project in Shenzhen, China [J]. Journal of Renewable & Sustainable Energy. 2015, 23117-23122. (SCI, JCR Q3/Q4, IF 1.135)

Ye B., Jiang JJ, Miao LX, et al. Innovative carbon allowance allocation policy for the Shenzhen emission trading scheme in China [J]. Sustainability. 2015, 8(1): 3. (SSCI JCR Q2/Q3,IF1.798)

Ye B., Tang J., Lu Q. Feasibility analysis of renewable energy powered tourism island-Hainan, China [J]. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 2012 4(6): 1941-1958. (SCI, JCR Q3 , IF 1.135)

Tang J, Ye B. *, Lu Q, Wang D, Li J. Economic analysis of photovoltaic electricity supply for an electric vehicle fleet in Shenzhen, China [J]. International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, 2014 8(3): 202-224. (SSCI, JCR Q1, IF 2.428)

Jiang J, Ye B.*, Xie DJ, Li J., Miao L. Sector decomposition of China’s national economic carbon emissions and its policy implication to national ETS development, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2017. 75: 855-867. (SCI, JCR Q1, IF 8.05)

Jiang J, Ye B.*, Ma X, Miao L. Controlling GHG emissions from the transportation sector through an ETS: institutional arrangements in Shenzhen, China [J].Climate Policy, 2015:1-19. (SSCI JCR Q1, IF 2.735)

Jiang J, Ye B.*, Xie D., Tang J., Provincial-level carbon emissions drivers and emissions reduction strategies in China: combining multi-layer LMDI decomposition with hierarchical clustering, Journal of Cleaner Production [J]. 2017 169: 178-190. (SCI, JCR Q1, IF 5.715)

Jiang J, Xie DJ, Ye B.*, Shen B, Chen ZM. Research on China’s cap-and-trade carbon emission trading scheme: Overview and outlook. Applied Energy. 2016,178, 902–917. (SCI ,JCR Q1,IF 7.182)

Zhang X, Ma Y, Ye B.*, et al. Feasibility analyses of developing low carbon city with hybrid energy systems in China: The case of Shenzhen [J]. Sustainability, 2016, 8(5): 452. (SSCI JCR Q2/Q3,IF1.798)

Yang P, Peng YF, Ye B.*, Miao LX. Integrated optimization of location assignment and sequencing in multi-shuttle AS/RSs under modified 2n-command cycle pattern, Engineering Optimization, 2017,49 (9): 1604-1620. (SCI JCR Q2,IF1.380).

Jingjing Jiang, Bin Ye*, Xiaoming Ma. Empirical study on carbon market risk measurement based on the garch-evt-var model [J]. Journal of Peking University (Natural Science Edition), 2015, 51(3):511-517. (In Chinese)

Bin Ye, Jie Tang, Qiang Lu. Shadow price model of carbon emission rights in power industry: A case study of Hainan [J]. Operations and management,2013,22(4):157-162. (In Chinese)

Bin Ye, Evolution mechanism of eu-ets three-stage quota allocation mechanism [J]. Open guide,2013,168(3):152-156. (In Chinese)

Bin Ye, Jie Tang, Qiang Lu. Shadow price model of carbon emissions: a case study of Shenzhen power industry [J]. China population resources and environment, 2012, 22(11):172-176. (In Chinese)

Bin Ye, Qiang Lu, Ji Li, Kai Chang. GHG emission intensity model of coal power and its application [J]. Journal of Harbin university of science and technology,2011,16(5):125-130. (In Chinese)

Bin Ye, Dailin Sheng, Xiaoyu Men. Causes and countermeasures of urban water logging [J], Water Conservancy Economics,2010,28(4):62-65 (In Chinese)

Bin Ye, Ji Li, Xiaoqing Dong and et al. Analysis of water saving dilemma of production enterprises in BOT&TOT model of wastewater treatment in industrial parks [J]. Industrial water & wastewater, 2009, 40(1):15-17. (In Chinese)

Ji Li, Bin Ye *, Xiaoqing Dong. Empirical study on the relationship between export growth and water environment quality in Shenzhen [J]. Special Economic Zone 38, 2008(9):44-45. (In Chinese)

2Co-author journal papers

Jiang J, Ye B., Ma XM. The construction of Shenzhen’s carbon emission trading scheme [J]. Energy Policy, 2014, 75: 17-21.

Li C, Wang H, Miao H, Ye B. The economic and social performance of integrated photovoltaic and agricultural greenhouses systems: Case study in China [J]. Applied Energy, 2017, 190: 204-212.

Xiong L, Shen B, Qi S, Price L, Ye B. The allowance mechanism of China’s carbon trading pilots: A comparative analysis with schemes in EU and California. Applied Energy. 2017, 185(2): 1849–1859.

Yang P, Miao L, Xue Z, Ye, B. Variable neighborhood search heuristic for storage location assignment and storage/retrieval scheduling under shared storage in multi-shuttle automated storage/retrieval systems [J]. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 2015, 79: 164-177.

Yang P, Yang K., Qi M., Miao L., Ye B. Designing the optimal multi-deep AS/RS storage rack under full turnover-based storage policy based on non-approximate speed model of S/R machine [J]. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 2017, 104:113-130.

Dong X, Li C, Li J, Wang J, Liu S, Ye B. A novel approach for soil contamination assessment from heavy metal pollution: A linkage between discharge and adsorption [J]. Journal of hazardous materials, 2010, 175(1): 1022-1030.  

Wang, F. P., Yu, J. L., Yang, P., Miao, L. X., & Ye, B. (2017). Analysis of the Barriers to Widespread Adoption of Electric Vehicles in Shenzhen China. Sustainability, 9(4), 522.

Peng Wang, Beibei Cheng, Songyan Ren, Bin Ye ,et al. A study on the transmission mechanism and impact of carbon price — a case study of Guangdong carbon market [J]. Ecological economy (Chinese version), 2017, 33(3):57-60. (In Chinese)

Jingjing Jiang, Bin Ye, Junping Liu. Industry contribution decomposition of carbon intensity decline and carbon emission growth in China [J]. Environmental science, 2014(11):4378-4386. (In Chinese)

(3)Conference papers and public lectures

Jiang JJ, Ye B, Xie D., Miao L. Dynamic nonlinear relationships between carbon emission allowance and reduction credit markets-Based on the IRF-DCC mode [C]. Geo-Informatics in Resource Management and Sustainable Ecosystem, 2016: 1-8. 

Ye B, Miao L., Yang P, Jiang J. The analysis of carbon price volatility properties in EU-ETS [C]. Machinery, Materials Science and Energy Engineering (ICMMSEE 2015): 625-632.

Jiang JJ, Ye B, Ma X. The impact of international greenhouse gas emission constraints on coal-fired power plant in China-based on LCA model [C], The Fourth International Conference on Digital Manufacturing & Automation, 2013: 1468-1472.

Ye B, Tang J, Wang D, Lv X. Pricing carbon allowance based on marginal abatement cost, The 2nd International Conference on Remote Sensing, Environment and Transportation Engineering, 2012, Nan Jing.

Ye B, Tang J, Li J, Huang JM, Lv X. Feasibility study of renewable energy powered island, The 2th International Conference on Computer Distributed Control system and Intelligent Environment Monitoring, 2012, Zhangjiajie, Hunan.

Yang P, Yang K, Wang S, Miao L., Ye B, Optimal 3d compact as/rs storage rack design with full turnover-based storage policy considering the operating characteristics of s/r machine, Proceedings of International Conference on Computers & Industrial Engineering CIE 46.*

Jiang J, Ye B*, Ma XM*.Value-at-Risk Estimation of Carbon Spot Markets Based on an Integrated GARCH-EVT-VaR Model, Acta Scientiarum Naturalium Universitatis Pekinensis, 2015,51(3):511-517.


  • Invited Report


2017 May 18 Using distributed micro-grid power technology to increase renewable energy utilization, Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Beijing

2017 May 26, The key mechanism of a carbon market construction, Shenzhen carbon market as an example. South University of Science and Technology, Shenzhen

2016 September 27   Towards 90% Carbon Reduction in the Future: Case Study from China. Energy Technology Area, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, USA

2016 April 6   Establishment and Progress of Shenzhen Emission Trading Scheme. University California Berkeley, Hass Business School, Berkeley, USA

2013 September 13   Experience and Lessons from Shenzhen Carbon Trading Pilot, sponsored by Partnership for Market Readiness (PMR) of World Bank. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

5Sectoral technical standards invovment

Specification with Guidance for Quantification and Reporting of the Organization’s Greenhouse Gases Emissions, SZDB/Z 69-2012, November, 2012, Market and Quality Supervision Commission of Shenzhen Municipality.

Specification with Guidance for Verification of the Organization Greenhouse gases emissions SZDB/Z-70-2012, November, 2012, Market and Quality Supervision Commission of Shenzhen Municipality.



1.Enviromental Policy and Enviromental Economics

2.The Potential for Carbon emission reduction and economics assesssment in energy production and conversion sectors.

Major project involvements

After Joining the SUSTech

Project leader, Research on the enterprise carbon cost control strategy: taking coal fired power plants as an example, (2019/1-2021/12), Sponsored by National Natural Science Foundation of China.

Project leader, Research on fine analysis of atmospheric pollution sources in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area driven by remote sensing data, (2020/1-2022/12), Sponsored by Natural Science Foundation of China.

Project Leader, Construction of power market trading mechanism of urban distributed energy system. (2020/1-2021/12), Sponsored by Scientific Research Project on tackling climate change and low-carbon economy in Shenzhen.

Project Co-leader, Research on the optimal allocation of carbon emission in Chinese provinces based on uncertainty analysis and multi-objective optimization,(2018/1-2020/12), Sponsored by Natural Science Foundation of Guangdong Province.

Project Co-leader, Research on the coupling mechanism and synergetic emission reduction of greenhouse gases and atmospheric pollutants in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, (2020/1-2022/12), Sponsored by Natural Science Foundation of Shenzhen.

Core Member, Research and development of a new model of urban rainwater resource utilization and benefit evaluation and demonstration, (2020/1-2022/12), Sponsored by National Key Research and Development Project.


Before Joining the SUSTech

Project leader, Research on Carbon Cost Management Strategy in the Condition of Mandatory Carbon Emission Restriction: Taking Power Enterprises for Example (2015/1-2017/12), Sponsored by Natural Science Foundation Doctor Startup Fund of Guangdong Province, China.

Project leader, Research on Carbon Cost Management Strategy for Power Enterprises in the Condition of Mandatory Carbon Emission Restriction (2015/09-2016/05), Sponsored by China Postdoctoral Science Foundation funded project.

Project leader, Research on the Possibility and Mechanism of Carbon Market Linkage between China and the USA (2015/12-2017/12), Sponsored by China Postdoctoral Science Foundation funded project.

Project leader, Shenzhen’s Carbon Emission Trading Market Construction Project- Research on Carbon Emission Allowance Allocation Mechanism Design (2012/02-2013/12), Sponsored by Shenzhen Development and Reform Commission.

Project leader, Shenzhen’s Carbon Emission Trading Market Construction Project- Research on Carbon Pricing Mechanism (2011/05-2011/12), Sponsored by Shenzhen Development and Reform Commission.

Participant, Study on Uncertainty and Multi-objective Optimization of Carbon Emission Quota Allocation in Chinese Provinces, 71603110, (2017/01-2019/12), Sponsored by Natural Science Foundation of China.

Participant, Storage Location Assignment and Job Scheduling in Multi-shuttle Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems, (2015/07-2017/6), Sponsored by Shenzhen Technology Innovation Department.


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