Jing Guo, Assistant Professor

Dr. Jing Guo is an Assistant Professor in the Resources and Urban Sustainability (RUS) group at the Institute of Urban Environment (IUE), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). Before joining CAS, she was working at the Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Japan for one years as an assistant professor. She is interested in the urban metabolism and its interaction with the socio-economic development. Her studies specially focus on the material flow and stock trends that shaped and were shaped by the growth, decline, and renewal of cities, and how the material flow and stock will evolve along with these processes.


  • Ph.D., Environmental System Analysis and Planning, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University, Japan, 2020
  • M.S., Land Resources Management, Faculty of Geographical Science, Beijing Normal University, China, 2017
  • B.S., Resources Sciences & Technology, College of Resources Sciences & Technology, Beijing Normal University, China, 2014

Representative publications

  • Jing Guo, Tomer Fishman, Heming Wang, Hiroki Tanikawa, etc., “Urban development and sustainability challenges chronicled by a century of construction material flows and stocks in Tiexi, China”, Journal of Industrial Ecology, 1–14.
  • Jing Guo, Alessio Miatto, Feng Shi, and Hiroki Tanikawa. 2019. “Spatially Explicit Material Stock Analysis of Buildings in Eastern China Metropoles.” Resources, Conservation and Recycling 146 (2019): 45–54. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resconrec.2019.03.031.
  • 山下奈穂, 郭静, 白川博章, 谷川寛樹. 物質ストックを考慮した資源生産性の要因分解の実証研究―住宅におけるケーススタディ―(Empirical research of 8resource productivity decomposition considering material stock -Case study of Japan’s residential buildings-)土木学会論文集 G(環境), Vol.76,No.6(環境システム研究論文集 第49巻), 2021.
  • Yang, Dong, Jing Guo, Lingwen Sun, Feng Shi, Jingru Liu, and Hiroki Tanikawa. 2020. “Urban Buildings Material Intensity in China from 1949 to 2015.” Resources, Conservation and Recycling 159(2020):1–9.
  • Jing Guo, Fumihiko Nakamura, Qiang Li, and Yuan Zhou. 2018. “Efficiency Assessment of Transit-Oriented Development by Data Envelopment Analysis: Case Study on the Den-En Toshi Line in Japan.” Journal of Advanced Transportation 2018. https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/6701484.
  • Xiao, Yixiong, Xiang Chen, Qiang Li, Xi Yu, Jin Chen, and Jing Guo. 2017. “Exploring Determinants of Housing Prices in Beijing: An Enhanced Hedonic Regression with Open Access POI Data.” ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information 6 (11): 358–70. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijgi6110358.
  • Jing Guo, Yun-jing Wang, Qiang Li, and Jin Chen. “Analysis of Temporal and Spatial Variation of Legal Infectious Diseases based on EOF in China”. 2014, Wuhan, China. International Conference on Environmental Protection and Human Health (Conference paper)