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​​AEBC Publications List (2016 - 2018)

  • Lu, D., Xiao, K., Chen, Y., Soh, Y.N.A., Zhou, Y., 2018b. Transformation of dissolved organic matters produced from alkaline-ultrasonic sludge pretreatment in anaerobic digestion: From macro to micro. Water Research 142, 138-146.  (Published Oct-18)​ (Abstract)​
  • Suresh, A., E. Grygolowicz-Pawlak, S. Pathak, L. S. Poh, M. b. Abdul Majid, D. Dominiak, T. V. Bugge, X. Gao and W. J. Ng (2018). "Understanding and optimization of the flocculation process in biological wastewater treatment processes: A review." Chemosphere 210: 401-416. (Accepted online 05-July-18) (Abstract)
  • Hang Liu, Yongkui Yang, Huifang Sun, Lin Zhao, Yu Liu. (2018) Effect of tetracycline on microbial community structure associated with enhanced biological N&P removal in sequencing batch reactor. Bioresource technology, Vol 256, page 414-420. (Published May 2018) (Abstract)
  • Lu, D., Sun, F., Zhou, Y., 2018a. Insights into anaerobic transformation of key dissolved organic matters produced by thermal hydrolysis sludge pretreatment. Bioresource Technology 266, 60-67. (Published May-18) (Abstract)
  • Cooray, S.T. & Chen, W.N., (2018). Valorization of brewer’s spent grain using fungi solid-state   fermentation, Journal of Functional Foods, Volume 42, Page 85-94, (Published Mar 2018) (Abstract)
  • Hang Liu, Yongkui Yang, Huifang Sun, Lin Zhao, Yu Liu. (2018) Fate of tetracycline in enhanced biological nutrient removal process, Chemosphere, Vol 193, pp 998-1003., (Published Feb 2018) (Abstract)
  • Gu, J., Yang, Q. and Liu, Y., 2018. A novel strategy towards sustainable and stable nitritation-denitritation in an A-B process for mainstream municipal wastewater treatment. Chemosphere 193, 921-927, (Published Feb 2018) (Abstract)
  • Cai Weiwei, Liu Yu (2018) Comparative study of dissolved organic matter generated from activated sludge during exposure to hypochlorite, hydrogen peroxide, acid and alkaline: Implications for on-line chemical cleaning of MBR. Chemosphere, Vol. 193, Feb 2018, pp 295-303. (Abstract)
  • Le, C.; Stuckey, D. C., Impact of feed carbohydrates and nitrogen source on the production of soluble microbial products (SMPs) in anaerobic digestion. Water Res. 122, 2017, pp 10-16.
    Publications fall within the "top 10% of journals field. (Abstract)
  • Le, C.; Stuckey, D. C., Influence of feed composition on the monomeric structure of free bacterial extracellular polysaccharides in anaerobic digestion. Environ. Sci. Technol. 51, 2017, pp 7009-7017.
    Publications fall within the "top 10% of journals field. (Abstract)
  • J. G. Huang, H. Cai, Y. D. Gu, L. K. Chin, J. H. Wu, T. N. Chen, Z. C. Yang, Y. L. Hao, and A. Q. Liu, "Torsional frequency mixing and sensing in optomechanical resonators," Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 111, 111102, 2017.   (September 2017). This paper is highlight in AIP publications news and are reported by Science daily, Science newline technology. (Abstract)

  • Yan, W., Shen, N., Xiao, Y., Chen, Y., Sun, F., Tyagi, V.K., Zhou, Y. (2017) The role of conductive materials in the start-up period of thermophilic anaerobic system. Bioresource Technology, 239, 336-344.
    Publication Date: September 30, 2017
    Journal Ranking: 9 out of 92 in Energy & Fuels research field (Abstract)

  • Cooray, S.T., Lee J.J.L.& Chen, W.N., (2017). Evaluation of brewer’s spent grain as a novel media for yeast growth, AMB Express, 7:117, (Published June 2017) (Abstract)
  • Gani, K.M., Tyagi, V.K., Kazmi, A.A. (2017) Occurrence of Phthalates in Aquatic Environment and their Removal during Wastewater Treatment Processes: A Review. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, Accepted. [IF: 2.741] DOI 10.1007/s11356-017-9182-3
    Publication Date: June 09, 2017
    Journal Ranking: 79 out of 229 in Environmental Sciences research field (Abstract)
  • Angeriz-Campoy, R., Fdez-Güelfo, L.A., Tyagi, V.  K., Álvarez-Gallego, C.J., Romero-García, L.I. (2017) New criteria to determine the destabilization of the acidogenic anaerobic co-digestion of organic fraction of municipal solid waste (OFMSW) with mixed sludge (MS). Bioresource Technology (Available Online). Publication Date:  June 12, 2017 .Journal Ranking: 9 out of 92 in Energy & Fuels research field (Abstract)
  • Dan Wu, Faqian Sun, Yan Zhou, Degradation of Chloramphenicol with Novel Metal Foam Electrodes in Bioelectrochemical Systems, Electrochimica Acta, Volume 240, 20 June 2017, pp 136-145. The journal was ranked 6 by electrochemical field and the IF = 4.79. (Abstract)
  • Khursheed, A., Tyagi, V.K., Sharma, M., Gaur, R.Z., Khan, A.A., Kazmi, A.A. (2017) Reduced sludge growth at high bulk liquor dissolved oxygen induced by increased secondary cell maintenance. Chemosphere, 2017, pp 184, 636-641. Publication Date: June 09, 2017. Journal Ranking: 32 out of 229 in Environmental Sciences research field (Abstract)
  • Yun Chen, Keke Xiao, Xie Jiang, Nan Shen, Raymond J. Zeng, Yan Zhou, In-situ sludge pretreatment in a single-stage hyperthermophilic anaerobic digester, Bioresource Technology, Vol 238, pp. 102-108, April 2017 (Abstract)
  • Yingqun Ma, Yao Yin, Yu Liu.  A holistic approach for food waste management towards zero-solid disposal and energy/resource recovery, Bioresource Technology 2017, volume 228, 56-61 (Abstract)
  • Jun Gu, Guangjing Xu, Yu Liu, An integrated AMBBR and IFAS-SBR process for municipal wastewater treatment towards enhanced energy recovery, reduced energy consumption and sludge production, Water Research, Volume 110, 1 March 2017, Pages 262-269, ISSN 0043-1354,
  • Chinagarn Kunacheva, Yan Ni Annie Soh, Antoine P.Trzcinski, David C. Stuckey, Effect of feed pH on Soluble Microbial Products (SMPs) in a Submerged Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactor, Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol. 311, pp 72-81, March 2017. (Abstract)
  • Chinagarn Kunacheva, Chencheng Le, Yan Ni Annie Soh, and David C. Stuckey. (2017) Chemical Characterization of Low Molecular Weight Soluble Microbial Products in an Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactor, Environ. Sci. Technol 51, page 2254−2261, DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b05791 (January 2017) (Abstract)
  • Cai, Weiwei, Liu Jiaqi, Zhu Xiaohu, Zhang Xiangru, Liu Yu, Fate of dissolved organic matter and byproducts generated from on-line chemical cleaning with sodium hypochlorite in MBR. Chemical Engineering Journal 323, 2017, pp 233-242. (Abstract)
  • Yingqun Ma, Qunhui Wang, Xiaohong Sun, Chuanfu Wu, Zhen Gao, Kinetics studies of biodiesel production from waste cooking oil using FeCl3-modified resin as heterogeneous catalyst, Renewable Energy, Vol 107, 2017, 522-530, (Abstract)
  • Yingqun Ma, Yao Yin, Yu Lu, New insights into co-digestion of activated sludge and food waste: Biogas versus biofertilizer, Biosource Technology, Vol 241, 2017, pp448-453, 2017
    (within the ‘top 10% of journals by field) (Abstract)
  • P. C. Wu, W. M. Zhu, Z. X. Shen, P. H. J. Chong, W. Ser, D. P. Tsai and A. Q. Liu, "Broadband Wide-Angle Multifunctional Polarization Converter via Liquid-Metal-Based Metasurface," Advanced Optical Materials, Vol. 5, 1600938, 2017. (Abstract)
  • Q. H. Song, W. Zhang, P. C. Wu, W. M. Zhu, Z. X. Shen, P. H. J. Chong, Q. X. Liang, Z. C. Yang, Y. L. Hao, H. Cai, H. F. Zhou, Y. D. Gu, G. Q. Lo, D. P. Tsai, T. Bourouina, Y. Leprince-Wang, and A. Q. Liu, "Water-Resonator-Based Metasurface: An Ultrabroadband and Near-Unity Absorption," Advanced Optical Materials, Vol. 5, 1601103, 2017.  (Abstract)
  • L. B. Yan, W. M. Zhu, P. C. Wu, H. Cai, Y. D. Gu, L. K. Chin, Z. X. Shen, P. H. J. Chong, Z. C. Yang, W. Ser, D. P. Tsai and A. Q. Liu, "Adaptable metasurface for dynamic anomalous reflection," Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 110, 201904, 2017. (Abstract)
  • Q. H. Song, W. M. Zhu, P. C. Wu, W. Zhang, Q. Y. S. Wu, J. H. Teng, Z. X. Shen, P. H. J. Chong, Q. X. Liang, Z. C. Yang, D. P. Tsai, T. Bourouina, Y. Leprince-Wang and A. Q. Liu, "Liquid-metal-based metasurface for terahertz absorption material, frequency-agile and wide angle," APL Materials, Vol. 5, 066103, 2017. (Abstract)
  • Y. Z. Shi, S. Xiong, L. K. Chin, Y. Yang, J. B. Zhang, W. Ser, J. H. Wu, T. N. Chen, Z. C. Yang, Y. L. Hao, B. Liedberg, P. H. Yap, Y. Zhang and A. Q. Liu, "High-resolution and multi-range particle separation by microscopic vibration in an optofluidic chip," Lab on a Chip, Vol. 17, pp. 2443-2450, 2017. (Abstract)
  • Ortiz, R.; Chen, J. L.; Stuckey, D. C.; Steele, T. W., Poly(methyl methacrylate) Surface Modification for Surfactant-Free Real-Time Toxicity Assay on Droplet Microfluidic Platform. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 2017. (Abstract)
  • Min Zhang,  Zhen Gao, Tianlong Zheng, Yingqun Ma, Qunhui Wang, Ming Gao, Xiaohong Sun.   A bibliometric analysis of biodiesel research during 1991–2015, Springer Japan 2016, DOI 10.1007/s10163-016-0575-z (published online:  20 December 2016) (Abstract)
  • Keke Xiao, Yun Chen, Xie Jiang, Vinay Kumar Tyagi and Yan Zhou (2016),  Characterization of key organic compounds affecting sludge dewaterability during ultrasonication and acidification treatments, Water Research, Vol 105, Pg.  470-478. (Published in  Nov 2016) (Rank 1/85 in Water Resources; Rank 2/50 in Environmental Engineering. Source: Thomson Reuters) (Abstract)
  • Antoine Prandota Trzcinski, Lily Ganda, Chinagarn Kunacheva, Dong Qing Zhanb, Li Leonard Lin , Guihe Tao, Yingjie Lee and Wun Jern Ng, 2016. Characterization and Biodegradability of Sludge from a High Rate A-stage Contact Tank and B-stage Membrane Bioreactor of Pilot-Scale AB System Treating Municipal Wastewaters. Water Science and Technology, 2016 Oct;74(7):1716-1725. DOI:10.2166/wst.2016.346 (Published Oct-16) (Abstract)
  • Yifei Li, Jiefeng Zhang, Guibing Zhu, Yu Liu, Bing Wu, Wun Jern Ng, Adhityan Appan, Soon Keat Tan.  “Phytoextraction, Phytotransformation and Rhizodegradation of Ibuprofen Associated with Typha angustifolia in a Horizontal Subsurface Flow Constructed Wetland”, Water Research, Vol. 102, pp. 294-304. (Published 01-Oct-16) (Abstract)
  • Lim, C. P., Neo, J. L., Mar’atusalihat, E., Zhou, Y., & Ng, W. J. (2016). Biosorption for Carbon Capture on Acclimated Sludge-Process Kinetics and Microbial Community. Biochemical Engineering Journal, V144, p.119-129. (Published 15-Oct-16) (Abstract)
  • Yao Yin, Ya-Juan Liu, Shu-Juan Meng, Esra Uckun Kiran, Yu Liu.  Enzymatic pretreatment of activated sludge, food waste and their mixture for enhanced bioenergy recovery and waste volume reduction via anaerobic digestion.  Applied Energy, 2016, 179: 1131-1137. (Published 01-Oct-16) (Abstract) 
  • Yu  Liu, Soon Keat  Tan, Wun Jern  Ng, 2016. Characterization of soluble microbial products (SMPs) in a membrane bioreactor (MBR) treating municipal wastewater containing pharmaceutical compounds. Water Research, v102, 594-606. (Published 01-Oct-16) ‘top 10% of journals by field’ (Abstract)
  • Pan, C., Tan, S.N., Yong, J.W.H. and Ge, L. (2016) Progress and Development of Analytical Methods for Gibberellins. Journal of Separation Science, 1-15.  DOI: 10.1002/jssc.201600857 (E-Published 14-Oct-16) (Abstract)
  • Zhen Gao, Yingqun Ma, Qunhui Wang, Min Zhang, Juan Wang, Yu Liu.   Effect of crude glycerol impurities on lipid preparation by Rhodosporidium toruloides yeast 32489, Bioresource Technology 2016, volume 218, 373–379 (Published Oct 2016)(Abstract)
  • A Agarwal, Y. Zhou, Y. Liu (2016) Remediation of oil contaminated sand with self-collapsing air microbubbles. Environmental Science and Pollution Research  DOI: 10.1007/s11356-016-7601-5. (Published 15-Sep-16) (Abstract)​
  • Cai, W. and Liu, Y. Enhanced membrane biofouling potential by on-line chemical cleaning in membrane bioreactor. Journal of Membrane Science 511, 84-91.   (Published 01-08-16) (Abstract)
  • Cai, W., Liu, J., Zhang, X., Ng, W.J. and Liu, Y.  Generation of dissolved organic matter and byproducts from activated sludge during contact with sodium hypochlorite and its implications to on-line chemical cleaning in MBR. Water Research 104, 44-52..(E-Published 01-Aug-16) (Abstract)
  • Xiao, K., Guo, C., Maspolim, Y., Zhou, Y. and Ng, W.J. The role of methanogens in acetic acid production under different salinity conditions. Chemosphere 161, 53-60.   (E-Published 13-Jul-16) (Abstract)
  • Ketheesan, B , Thanh PM, Stuckey, D.C. Iron deficiency and bioavailability in anaerobic batch and submerged membrane bioreactors (SAMBR) during organic shock loads: Bioresource Technology 211: 136-145, 2016 (Published July16) (Abstract)
  • Zhang, D.Q., Luo, J.X., Lee, Z.M.P., Maspolim, Y., Gersberg, R.M., Liu, Y., Ng, W.J., Tan, S.K., 2016. Characterization of bacterial communities in wetland mesocosms receiving ibuprofen-enriched wastewater. Ecol. Eng. 90, 215-224. (Published May-16) (Abstract)  
  • Qin Yang, Nan Shen, Zarraz M.-P. Lee, Guangjing Xu, Yeshi Cao, Beehong Kwok, Winson Lay, Yu Liu, Yan Zhou.  Simultaneous nitrification, denitrification and phosphorus removal (SNDPR) in full-scale water reclamation plant located in warm climate.  Water Science & Technology.  DOI: 10.2166/wst.2016.214 (E-Published 05-May-16) (Abstract)
  • Zhang, D.Q., Luo, J.X., Lee, Z.M.P., Gersberg, R.M., Liu, Y., Tan, S.K., Ng, W.J., 2016. Characterization of microbial communities in wetland mesocosms receiving caffeine-enriched wastewater. Environ. Sci. Poll. Res. Page 1-14 (Published 12-Apr-16) (Abstract)
  • Nan Shen, Yan Zhou.  Enhanced biological phosphorus removal with different carbon sources.  Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. DOI 10.1007/s00253-016-7518-4 (E-Published 18-Apr-16) (Abstract)
  • Keke Xiao, Yan Zhou, Chenghong Guo*, Yogananda Maspolim and Wun Jern Ng.  Impact of undissociated volatile fatty acids on acidogenesis in a two-phase anaerobic system. Journal of Environmental Science, Vol 42, pp196-201. (Published April 2016)(Abstract) 
  • Li Y, Wu B, Zhu G, Liu Y, Ng WJ, Appan A, Tan SK. High-throughput pyrosequencing analysis of bacteria relevant to cometabolic and metabolic degradation of ibuprofen in horizontal subsurface flow constructed wetlands. Science of the Total Environment, Vol 562, 604-613. (Published 22-Apr-16) (Abstract)
  • Trzcinski, A.P., Ganda, L., Soh, Y.N.A., Kunacheva, C., Zhang, D.Q., Lin, L.L., Tao, G., Lee, Y., Ng, W.J., Identification of recalcitrant compounds in a pilot-scale AB system treating municipal wastewater. Bioresource Technol., 206, 121-127. (Published April 2016) (Abstract)
  • Weerakoon, G.M.P.R., Jinadasa, K.B.S.N., Herath, G.B.B., Mowjood, M.I.M.M., Zhang, D.Q., Ng, W.J., Tan, S.K., 2015. Performance of tropical vertical subsurface flow constructed wetlands at different hydraulic loading rates. CLEAN - Soil, Air and Water, DOI: 10.1002/clen.201500101. (E-Published 13-Apr-16) (Abstract)
  • Guangjing Xu, Yan Zhou, Nan Shen, Zheng Qiu, Han Wang, Yu Liu. A novel A-B process for enhanced biological nutrient removal and sludge reduction in municipal wastewater reclamation. Submitted to Chemosphere. (Abstract)
  • Kumar, M., Gogoi, A., Kumari, D., Borah, R., Das, P., Mazumder, P., Tyagi, V.K., (2016) Perspective, Problems, Challenges and future scenario of metal contamination in the urban environment: A review. Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste Management, 21(4)(Online). (Abstract)
  • Dongqing Zhang, Antoine Prandota  Trzcinski, Chinagarn  Kunacheva, David C  Stuckey, Keke Xiao, Yun Chen, Xie Jiang, Qin Yang, Wan Yi Seow, Wenyu Zhu and Yan Zhou (2016),  Variations in physical, chemical and biological properties in relation to sludge dewaterability under Fe (II) - oxone conditioning, Water Research, doi: 10.1016/j.watres.2016.11.034 (E-Published 10-Nov-16) (Abstract)
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