XIONG Ying, a Professor at College of Chemistry, Key Laboratory of Rare-scattered Elements of Liaoning Province, Liaoning University, received B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering in 1999 from Liaoning institute of Technology (BE, 1999), and M.S. degree in Inorganic Chemistry in 2002 from Liaoning University (ME, 2002). She completed her Ph.D in Inorganic Chemistry in 2005 at Chinese Academy of Sciences, Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry (Ph.D, 2005). After that, Liaoning University (Lecturer : 2005-2006, Associate Professor : 2006-2011, Professor : 2011-, Doctoral supervisor : 2015-), Saga University (Postdoctoral fellow : 2008-2009); receive this awards (Academic second echelon leaders of Liaoning University: 2012; Liaoning Excellent Talents in University: 2012,2015; Liaoning BaiQianWan Talents:2013,2016).
The research interests include extraction, adsorption of rare metals, and preparation of functional materials from biomass, graphene, carbon or silica-based support. The main research achievements are as follows,
 *Ying Xiong, Li Wan, Jing Xuan, Yongwei Wang, Zhiqing Xing, Weijun Shan, Zhenning Lou, Selective recovery of Ag(I) coordination anion from simulate nickel electrolyte using corn stalk based adsorbent modified by ammonia–thiosemicarbazide, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2016, 301, 277-285.
 Weijun Shan, Yanning Shu, Hui Chen, Danyang Zhang, Wei Wang, Hongqiang Ru, *Ying Xiong, The recovery of molybdenum(VI) from rhenium(VII) on amino-functionalized mesoporous materialsHydrometallurgy , 2016, 165, 251-260.
 Zhenning Lou, Xurui Cui, Shuqin Zhang, Xiaodong Feng, Weijun Shan, *Ying Xiong, Extraction of Re(VII) from hydrochloric acid medium by N263/TBP/n-heptane/NaCl microemulsion, Hydrometallurgy, 2016, 165, 329-335.
 Zhenning Lou, Jing Wang, Xudong Jin, Li Wan, Yue Wang, Hui Chen, Weijun Shan, *Ying Xiong, Brown algae based new sorption material for fractional recovery of molybdenum and rhenium from wastewater, Chemical Engineering Journal, 2015, 273, 231-239.
 Zhenning Lou, Li Wan, Chunfang Guo, Shuqin Zhang, Weijun Shan, *Ying Xiong, Quasi-complete separation Re(VII) from Mo(VI) onto magnetic modified cross-linked chitosan crab shells gel by using kinetics methods, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2015, 54, 1333-1341.
 Zhenning Lou, Chunfang Guo, Xiaodong Feng, Shuqin Zhang, Zhiqiang Xing, Weijun Shan, *Ying Xiong, Selective extraction and separation of Re(VII) from Mo(VI) by TritonX-100 / N235 /iso-amyl alcohol / n-heptane / NaCl microemulsion system, Hydrometallurgy, 2015, 157, 199-206.
 Weijun Shan, Fuqiang Ren, Qing Zhang, Li Wan, Zhiqiang Xing, Zhenning Lou, *Ying Xiong, Enhanced adsorption capacity and selectivity towards molybdenum in wastewater by a persimmon tannin waste based new adsorbent, J. Chem. Technol. Biotechnol., 2015, 90, 888-895.
 *Ying Xiong, Yexia Li, Fuqiang Ren, Li Wan, Zhiqiang Xing, Zhenning Lou, Weijun Shan, Optimization of Mo(VI) selective separation by Eriocheir sinesis crab shells gel, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2014, 53, 847-854.
 *Ying Xiong, Jia Xu, Weijun Shan, Zhenning Lou, Dawei Fang, Shuliang Zang, Guangxi Han, A new approach for rhenium(VII) recovery by using modified brown algae Laminaria japonica adsorbent,Bioresource Technology, 2013, 127, 464-472.
 Zhenning Lou, Ziyi Zhao, Yexia Li, Weijun Shan, *Ying Xiong, Dawei Fang, Shuang Yue, Shuliang Zang, Contribution of tertiary amino groups to Re(VII) biosorption on modified corn stalk: Competitiveness and regularity, Bioresource Technology, 2013, 133, 546-554.