Zhongqi Cheng, Ph.D.

  • Professor, Brooklyn College


Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Brooklyn College (Profile)


A. Paltseva, Z. Cheng, M. McBridge, M. Deeb, S.P. Egendorf, and P.M. Groffman. Legacy lead in urban garden soils: Communicating risk and limiting exposure. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 2022,  DOI: 10.3389/fevo.2022.873542.

S.P. Egendorf, P. Groffman, Z. Cheng, M. Menser, J. Mun, and H. Mielke. Applying a Novel Systems Approach to Address Systemic Environmental Injustices. Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene, 2021, 9, 00174.

A.A. Paltseva, Z. Cheng, S.P. Egendorf, and P.M. Groffman. Remediation of an Urban Garden with Elevated Levels of Soil Contamination. Science of The Total Environment, 2020, 722, 137965.

S.P. Egendorf, P. Groffman, G. Moore, and Z. Cheng. The Limits of Lead (Pb) Phytoextraction and Possibilities of Phytostabilization in Contaminated Soil: A Critical Review. International Journal of Phytoextraction, 2020, 22, 9, 916-930.

J.L. Joyner, J. Kerwin, M. Deeb, G. Lozefski, B. Prithiviraj, A. Paltseva, J. McLaughlin, P. Groffman, Z. Cheng, and T.R. Muth. Green Infrastructure Design Influences Communities of Urban Soil Bacteria. Front. Microbiol., 2019, 10, 982.

M. Deeb, P.M. Groffman, J.L. Joyner, G. Lozefski, A. Paltseva, B. Lin, K. Mania, D. L. Cao, J. McLaughlin, T. Muth, B. Prithiviraj, J. Kerwin, and Z. Cheng. Soil and Microbial Properties of Green Infrastructure Stormwater Management Systems. Ecological Engineering, 2018, 125, 68-75.