Zhifu Mi

Visiting Senior Fellow (LSE)

Zhifu Mi

Dr Zhifu Mi is a lecturer at The Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management, University College London and Executive Editor of the Journal of Cleaner Production.


Dr. Zhifu Mi’s research focuses on climate change economics and energy policy. He has published over 50 papers in peer-reviewed journals, such as Science Advances, Nature Energy (IF=54), and Nature Geoscience. He currently leads the project on Uncertainty Analysis of Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage (CCUS) funded by The Royal Society (IECNSFC181115).

He was awarded the 2018 World Sustainability Award for his leading research in the methodological developments and applications of carbon footprint. He was also named in the Forbes ’30 Under 30′ Europe in recognition of his innovative research in the economics of climate change. In addition, his research was awarded the 2018 Top 50 Earth and Planetary Sciences Articles in Nature Communications, 2017 Best Early Career Articles in Environmental Research Letters, and 2016 Highly Cited Original Papers in Applied Energy.

Research interests

  • Carbon emissions of China
  • Interregional trade and carbon emissions;
  • Climate change integrated assessment model (IAM)