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A novel algal biofilm photobioreactor for efficient hog manure wastewater utilization and treatment

Wu, X., Cen, Q., Addy, M. M., Zheng, H., Luo, S., Liu, Y., Cheng, Y., Zhou, W., Chen, P. L. & Ruan, R. R., Nov 1 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 292, 121925.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photobioreactors
Waste utilization
Manures
Biofilms
Algae
1 Citation (Scopus)

Atmospheric Plasma-Assisted Ammonia Synthesis Enhanced via Synergistic Catalytic Absorption

Peng, P., Chen, P. L., Addy, M. M., Cheng, Y., Anderson, E., Zhou, N., Schiappacasse, C., Zhang, Y., Chen, D., Hatzenbeller, R., Liu, Y. & Ruan, R. R., Jan 7 2019, In : ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering. 7, 1, p. 100-104 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ammonia
ammonia
Plasmas
plasma
Magnesium Chloride
2 Citations (Scopus)

Bridging the relationship between hydrothermal pretreatment and co-pyrolysis: Effect of hydrothermal pretreatment on aromatic production

Dai, L., Wang, Y., Liu, Y., Ruan, R. R., He, C., Duan, D., Zhao, Y., Yu, Z., Jiang, L. & Wu, Q., Jan 15 2019, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 180, p. 36-43 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biomass
Pyrolysis
Carbon
Polyethylenes
Earth (planet)

Catalytic co-pyrolysis of Alternanthera philoxeroides and peanut soapstock via a new continuous fast microwave pyrolysis system

Wang, Y., Tian, X., Zeng, Z., Dai, L., Zhang, S., Jiang, L., Wu, Q., Yang, X., Liu, Y., Zhang, B., Yu, Z., Wen, P., Fu, G. & Ruan, R. R., Apr 1 2019, In : Waste Management. 88, p. 102-109 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pyrolysis
catalyst
oil
microwave
temperature

Catalytic fast co-pyrolysis of bamboo sawdust and waste plastics for enhanced aromatic hydrocarbons production using synthesized CeO2/Γ-Al2O3 and HZSM-5

Wang, J., Jiang, J., Zhong, Z., Wang, K., Wang, X., Zhang, B., Ruan, R. R., Li, M. & Ragauskas, A. J., Sep 15 2019, In : Energy Conversion and Management. p. 759-767 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sawdust
Linear low density polyethylenes
Bamboo
Aromatic hydrocarbons
Pyrolysis
3 Citations (Scopus)

Catalytic fast co-pyrolysis of bamboo sawdust and waste tire using a tandem reactor with cascade bubbling fluidized bed and fixed bed system

Wang, J., Zhong, Z., Ding, K., Li, M., Hao, N., Meng, X., Ruan, R. R. & Ragauskas, A. J., Jan 15 2019, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 180, p. 60-71 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sawdust
Bamboo
Tires
Fluidized beds
Pyrolysis
5 Citations (Scopus)

Catalytic fast pyrolysis of torrefied corn cob to aromatic hydrocarbons over Ni-modified hierarchical ZSM-5 catalyst

Dai, L., Wang, Y., Liu, Y., Ruan, R. R., Duan, D., Zhao, Y., Yu, Z. & Jiang, L., Jan 1 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 272, p. 407-414 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aromatic Hydrocarbons
Aromatic hydrocarbons
aromatic hydrocarbon
pyrolysis
Pyrolysis

Catalytic microwave-assisted pyrolysis of plastic waste over NiO and HY for gasoline-range hydrocarbons production

Ding, K., Liu, S., Huang, Y., Liu, S., Zhou, N., Peng, P., Wang, Y., Chen, P. L. & Ruan, R. R., Sep 15 2019, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 196, p. 1316-1325 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catalysis
Gasoline
Pyrolysis
Hydrocarbons
Microwaves

Chemical constituents from the whole herb of Hemiphragma heterophyllum

Dai, J. M., Li, Y. H., Pu, X. Y., Yang, C., Sun, J. X., Ruan, R. R., Li, X. N., Tian, K. & Huang, X. Z., Jun 3 2019, In : Journal of Asian Natural Products Research. 21, 6, p. 551-558 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glucosidases
Acids
X ray analysis
Phytochemicals
Assays
1 Citation (Scopus)

Comparative study on characteristics of the bio-oil from microwave-assisted pyrolysis of lignocellulose and triacylglycerol

Dai, L., Wang, Y., Liu, Y., Ruan, R. R., Yu, Z. & Jiang, L., Apr 1 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 659, p. 95-100 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pyrolysis
comparative study
Oils
Triglycerides
Pyrolysis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Continuous cultivation of Arthrospira platensis for phycocyanin production in large-scale outdoor raceway ponds using microfiltered culture medium

Yu, J., Hu, H., Wu, X., Wang, C., Zhou, T., Liu, Y., Ruan, R. R. & Zheng, H., Sep 1 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 287, 121420.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phycocyanin
Spirulina
Ponds
Culture Media
Contamination

Co-pyrolysis of biomass and soapstock in a downdraft reactor using a novel ZSM-5/SiC composite catalyst

Jiang, L., Wang, Y., Dai, L., Yu, Z., Yang, Q., Yang, S., Jiang, D., Ma, Z., Wu, Q., Zhang, B., Liu, Y. & Ruan, R. R., May 1 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 279, p. 202-208 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pyrolysis
Biomass
Pyrolysis
catalyst
Catalysts
5 Citations (Scopus)
Manures
Ammonium Compounds
Ammonia
Nutrients
manure
2 Citations (Scopus)

Cultivation of Chlorella vulgaris in sludge extracts: Nutrient removal and algal utilization

Wang, L., Addy, M. M., Lu, Q., Cobb, K., Chen, P. L., Chen, X., Liu, Y., Wang, H. & Ruan, R. R., May 1 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 280, p. 505-510 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nutrients
Biomass
sludge
Saturated fatty acids
Unsaturated fatty acids
3 Citations (Scopus)

Deoxynivalenol Decontamination in Raw and Germinating Barley Treated by Plasma-Activated Water and Intense Pulsed Light

Chen, D., Chen, P. L., Cheng, Y., Peng, P., Liu, J., Ma, Y., Liu, Y. & Ruan, R. R., Feb 1 2019, In : Food and Bioprocess Technology. 12, 2, p. 246-254 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Decontamination
decontamination
deoxynivalenol
Hordeum
barley

Dissolution of bamboo hemicellulose in 1-butyl-3-methylimidazolium halide-based ionic liquids

Yuan, L., Peng, H., Hu, L., Yu, R., Peng, W., Ruan, R. R., Xia, Q., Zhang, Y. & Liu, A., Feb 1 2019, In : BioResources. 14, 1, p. 2097-2112 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ionic Liquids
Bamboo
halide
bamboo
Ionic liquids
2 Citations (Scopus)

Edible fungi-assisted harvesting system for efficient microalgae bio-flocculation

Luo, S., Wu, X., Jiang, H., Yu, M., Liu, Y., Min, A., Li, W. & Ruan, R. R., Jun 1 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 282, p. 325-330 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Flocculation
Fungi
flocculation
fungus
food production

Effect of temperature and microwave power levels on microwave drying kinetics of zhaotong lignite

Zhao, P., Liu, C., Qu, W., He, Z., Gao, J., Jia, L., Ji, S. & Ruan, R. R., Feb 1 2019, In : Processes. 7, 2, 74.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Coal
Lignite
Drying
Microwaves
Kinetics

Effects of intense pulsed light on Cronobacter sakazakii and Salmonella surrogate Enterococcus faecium inoculated in different powdered foods

Chen, D., Cheng, Y., Peng, P., Liu, J., Wang, Y., Ma, Y., Anderson, E., Chen, C., Chen, P. L. & Ruan, R. R., Oct 30 2019, In : Food Chemistry. 296, p. 23-28 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

powdered foods
Cronobacter sakazakii
Enterococcus faecium
Salmonella
Light
3 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of ammonia recovery from swine wastewater via a innovative spraying technology

Cao, L., Wang, J., Zhou, T., Li, Z., Xiang, S., Xu, F., Ruan, R. R. & Liu, Y., Jan 1 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 272, p. 235-240 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spraying
Ammonia
Wastewater
ammonia
wastewater

Evaluation of Cronobacter sakazakii inactivation and physicochemical property changes of non-fat dry milk powder by cold atmospheric plasma

Chen, D., Peng, P., Zhou, N., Cheng, Y., Addy, M. M., Ma, Y., Mao, Q., Chen, P. L., Chen, C. & Ruan, R. R., Aug 30 2019, In : Food Chemistry. 290, p. 270-276 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cronobacter sakazakii
Plasma Gases
dried skim milk
dried milk
Powders

Evaluation of methods for inoculating dry powder foods with salmonella enterica, enterococcus faecium, or cronobacter sakazakii

Wiertzema, J. R., Borchardt, C., Beckstrom, A. K., Dev, K., Chen, P. L., Chen, C., Vickers, Z. M., Feirtag, J. M., Lee, L., Ruan, R. R. & Baumler, D. J., Jun 1 2019, In : Journal of food protection. 82, 6, p. 1082-1088 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

powdered foods
Cronobacter sakazakii
Enterococcus faecium
Salmonella enterica
Powders

Evolution of drying kinetics and properties of pyrolusite during microwave heating

Chen, G., Zhang, M., Pu, J., Kang, J., Chen, J., Huang, X., Srinivasakannan, C. & Ruan, R. R., Jan 1 2019, In : Drying Technology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microwave heating
drying
Drying
microwaves
Kinetics

Exogenic glucose as an electron donor for algal hydrogenases to promote hydrogen photoproduction by Chlorella pyrenoidosa

Liu, J. Z., Ge, Y. M., Sun, J. Y., Chen, P. L., Addy, M. M., Huo, S. H., Li, K., Cheng, P. F. & Ruan, R. R., Oct 1 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 289, 121762.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogenase
Glucose
Hydrogen
glucose
hydrogen
2 Citations (Scopus)

Furfural production from microwave catalytic torrefaction of Douglas fir sawdust

Ren, S., Lei, H., Zhang, Y., Wang, L., Bu, Q., Wei, Y. & Ruan, R. R., Mar 1 2019, In : Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis. 138, p. 188-195 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Furaldehyde
Furfural
Sawdust
Oils
Microwaves

High-value chemicals from Botryococcus braunii and their current applications – A review

Cheng, P., Okada, S., Zhou, C., Chen, P. L., Huo, S., Li, K., Addy, M. M., Yan, X. & Ruan, R. R., Nov 1 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 291, 121911.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

carotenoid
colony structure
Carotenoids
hydrocarbon
Hydrocarbons
4 Citations (Scopus)

Integrated process for anaerobically digested swine manure treatment

Wang, L., Addy, M. M., Liu, J., Nekich, C., Zhang, R., Peng, P., Cheng, Y., Cobb, K., Liu, Y., Wang, H. & Ruan, R. R., Feb 1 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 273, p. 506-514 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Manures
manure
Biomass
struvite
biomass
8 Citations (Scopus)

Integrated process of lignocellulosic biomass torrefaction and pyrolysis for upgrading bio-oil production: A state-of-the-art review

Dai, L., Wang, Y., Liu, Y., Ruan, R. R., He, C., Yu, Z., Jiang, L., Zeng, Z. & Tian, X., Jun 1 2019, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 107, p. 20-36 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Biomass
Pyrolysis
Gas emissions
Fossil fuels
Greenhouse gases

Intermittent-vacuum assisted thermophilic co-digestion of corn stover and liquid swine manure: Salinity inhibition

Zhang, R., Anderson, E., Chen, P. L., Addy, M. M., Cheng, Y., Wang, L., Liu, Y. & Ruan, R. R., Jan 1 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 271, p. 16-23 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anaerobic digestion
Manures
methanogenesis
digestion
maize
3 Citations (Scopus)

Jet fuel production from waste plastics via catalytic pyrolysis with activated carbons

Zhang, Y., Duan, D., Lei, H., Villota, E. & Ruan, R. R., Oct 1 2019, In : Applied Energy. 251, 113337.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

plastic waste
Jet fuel
Activated carbon
pyrolysis
activated carbon
Open Access
Scenedesmus
Metabolomics
metabolomics
Oxidation-Reduction
ingredients
2 Citations (Scopus)

Microalgae-based wastewater treatment for nutrients recovery: A review

Li, K., Liu, Q., Fang, F., Luo, R., Lu, Q., Zhou, W., Huo, S., Cheng, P., Liu, J., Addy, M. M., Chen, P. L., Chen, D. & Ruan, R. R., Nov 1 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 291, 121934.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Wastewater treatment
Nutrients
Recovery
nutrient
Algae
6 Citations (Scopus)

Microwave-assisted catalytic fast pyrolysis coupled with microwave-absorbent of soapstock for bio-oil in a downdraft reactor

Wang, Y., Wu, Q., Yang, S., Yang, Q., Wu, J., Ma, Z., Jiang, L., Yu, Z., Dai, L., Liu, Y., Ruan, R. R., Fu, G., Zhang, B. & Zhu, H., Apr 1 2019, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 185, p. 11-20 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pyrolysis
Microwaves
Feedstocks
Catalysts
Aromatic hydrocarbons

Microwave-assisted catalytic pyrolysis of torrefied corn cob for phenol-rich bio-oil production over Fe modified bio-char catalyst

Dai, L., Zeng, Z., Tian, X., Jiang, L., Yu, Z., Wu, Q., Wang, Y., Liu, Y. & Ruan, R. R., Oct 1 2019, In : Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis. 143, 104691.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phenol
Phenols
Oils
Pyrolysis
Microwaves

Microwave Dielectric Properties and Reduction Behavior of Low-Grade Pyrolusite

He, F., Chen, J., Chen, G., Peng, J., Srinivasakannan, C. & Ruan, R. R., Jan 1 2019, In : JOM.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dielectric properties
Microwaves
Manganese
Carbothermal reduction
Cavity resonators
2 Citations (Scopus)

Microwave dielectric properties and thermochemical characteristics of the mixtures of walnut shell and manganese ore

Li, K., Chen, J., Chen, G., Peng, J., Ruan, R. R. & Srinivasakannan, C., Aug 1 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 286, 121381.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dielectric property
Manganese
Dielectric properties
Ores
manganese
2 Citations (Scopus)

Nutrient removal from digested swine wastewater by combining ammonia stripping with struvite precipitation

Cao, L., Wang, J., Xiang, S., Huang, Z., Ruan, R. R. & Liu, Y., Mar 8 2019, In : Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 26, 7, p. 6725-6734 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

struvite
Waste Water
Ammonia
Nutrients
Wastewater

Poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate) Production by Rhodospirillum rubrum Using a Two-Step Culture Strategy

Liu, J., Zhao, Y., Diao, M., Wang, W., Hua, W., Wu, S., Chen, P. L., Ruan, R. R. & Cheng, Y., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Chemistry. 2019, 8369179.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Polyhydroxyalkanoates
Fructose
Gas chromatography
Molar mass
Biodegradability

Preparation and characteristics of bentonite–zeolite adsorbent and its application in swine wastewater

Cao, L., Li, Z., Xiang, S., Huang, Z., Ruan, R. R. & Liu, Y., Jul 1 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 284, p. 448-455 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adsorbents
Wastewater
adsorption
Adsorption
wastewater
1 Citation (Scopus)

Renewable jet-fuel range hydrocarbons production from co-pyrolysis of lignin and soapstock with the activated carbon catalyst

Duan, D., Zhang, Y., Lei, H., Villota, E. & Ruan, R. R., Apr 1 2019, In : Waste Management. 88, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pyrolysis
lignin
activated carbon
catalyst
hydrocarbon
1 Citation (Scopus)

Renewable phenol production from lignin with acid pretreatment and ex-situ catalytic pyrolysis

Duan, D., Lei, H., Wang, Y., Ruan, R. R., Liu, Y., Ding, L., Zhang, Y. & Liu, L., Sep 10 2019, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 231, p. 331-340 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lignin
pyrolysis
lignin
Phenols
phenol

Sustainable Non-Thermal Plasma-Assisted Nitrogen Fixation—Synergistic Catalysis

Peng, P., Schiappacasse, C., Zhou, N., Addy, M. M., Cheng, Y., Zhang, Y., Ding, K., Wang, Y., Chen, P. L. & Ruan, R. R., Jan 1 2019, In : ChemSusChem. 12, 16, p. 3702-3712 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Nitrogen fixation
catalysis
Catalysis
nitrogen fixation
Nitrogen
1 Citation (Scopus)

Syngas production from microwave-assisted air gasification of biomass: Part 2 model validation

Zhang, Y., Ke, C., Gao, Y., Liu, S., Pan, Y., Zhou, N., Wang, Y., Fan, L., Peng, P., Li, B. & Ruan, R. R., Sep 1 2019, In : Renewable Energy. 140, p. 625-632 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gasification
Biomass
Microwaves
Heating
Air
1 Citation (Scopus)

Syngas production from microwave-assisted air gasification of biomass: Part 1 model development

Ke, C., Zhang, Y., Gao, Y., Pan, Y., Li, B., Wang, Y. & Ruan, R. R., Sep 1 2019, In : Renewable Energy. 140, p. 772-778 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gasification
Biomass
Microwaves
Air
Reaction rates
1 Citation (Scopus)

Upgradation of Zhaotong Lignite through microwave drying

Zhixiu, H., Srinivasakannan, C., Chenhui, L., Jiyun, G., Lijuan, J., Ying, D. & Ruan, R. R., Jan 1 2019, In : Materials Research Express. 6, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Lignite
Drying
Microwaves
Air
2018
10 Citations (Scopus)

A comparative study between fungal pellet- and spore-assisted microalgae harvesting methods for algae bioflocculation

Chen, J., Leng, L., Ye, C., Lu, Q., Addy, M. M., Wang, J., Liu, J., Chen, P. L., Ruan, R. R. & Zhou, J., Jul 1 2018, In : Bioresource Technology. 259, p. 181-190 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Algae
spore
comparative study
Fungi
alga
1 Citation (Scopus)

Adsorption of AgNO3 onto bamboo hemicelluloses in aqueous medium

Peng, H., Yuan, L., Zhang, J., Wu, X., Liu, Y., Liu, Y. & Ruan, R. R., May 15 2018, In : Carbohydrate Polymers. 188, p. 8-16 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bamboo
Silver
Adsorption
Nanoparticles
Adsorbents
15 Citations (Scopus)

A novel method of synthesis and investigation on transformation of synthetic rutile powders from Panzhihua sulphate titanium slag using microwave heating

He, A., Chen, G., Chen, J., Peng, J., Srinivasakannan, C. & Ruan, R., Jan 1 2018, In : Powder Technology. 323, p. 115-119 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microwave heating
Titanium
Powders
Slags
Sulfates
17 Citations (Scopus)

A review on the non-thermal plasma-assisted ammonia synthesis technologies

Peng, P., Chen, P. L., Schiappacasse, C., Zhou, N., Anderson, E., Chen, D., Liu, J., Cheng, Y., Hatzenbeller, R., Addy, M. M., Zhang, Y., Liu, Y. & Ruan, R. R., Mar 10 2018, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 177, p. 597-609 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ammonia
ammonia
Plasmas
plasma
Fossil fuels
5 Citations (Scopus)

A techno-economic evaluation of anaerobic biogas producing systems in developing countries

Morgan, H. M., Xie, W., Liang, J., Mao, H., Lei, H., Ruan, R. R. & Bu, Q., Feb 1 2018, In : Bioresource Technology. 250, p. 910-921 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Biofuels
Biogas
biogas
Developing countries
developing world