Yishui Tian is a Research Fellow at the Chinese Academy of Agriculture Engineering. In 1994, he graduated from the energy department of Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Since 1994, Tian has been engaged in rural renewable energy and biomass, including technology, equipment research, development and promotion, and rural energy policy research. He has developed 16 agricultural industry standards, acquired 24 Patents (including 5 invention patents), written 12 monographs, and published over 100 papers. In addition, he was awarded National Science and Technology Progress Award in 2013.