On the afternoon of December 29th, 2020, the fifth "Dreaming Environment · Young Teachers' Salon" was held in E202 Conference Room in School of Environment, Nanjing Normal University. Professor Hai-Liang Song and four young teachers Wen-Ming Xie, Yun Chen, Nan Shen, and Yu-Li Yang organized and planned this salon. More than 40 people including professors, young teachers, and graduate students participated.
Professor Xuan Zhang, from School of Environmental and Biological Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, was invited as a commentary expert. Four young teachers, Wen-Ming Xie, Yun Chen, Nan Shen, and Yu-Li Yang, gave the reports and Xuan Zhang put forwards some comments and suggestion. Subsequently, Dr. Xuan Zhang, the winner of the National Natural Science Foundation of Jiangsu Province's Outstanding Youth Fund Project, made an academic report entitled " Feasibility study on deep treatment of industrial wastewater by “Nanofiltration-Forward Osmosis” technology". After the report, Professor Xuan Zhang and the audience had a lively exchange and discussion on the content of the report. Professor Xuan Zhang answered the questions raised by everyone in detail. Finally, professor Hai-Liang Song gave a closing speech. He hoped that the young teachers in the field of environmental engineering need to achieve the effect of highly combining the production, study, research and application by facing the national major needs from environmental technologies, digging out the scientific problems from the practical bottleneck, and setting up the bridge between the basic research and the applied research. In general, this academic salon for young teachers was successfully concluded with the warm applause of everyone.