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21 Citations (Scopus)

Microwave-assisted catalytic fast co-pyrolysis of soapstock and waste tire for bio-oil production

Dai, L., Fan, L., Duan, D., Ruan, R., Wang, Y., Liu, Y., Zhou, Y., Zhao, Y. & Yu, Z., May 2017, In : Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis. 125, p. 304-309 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tires
Oils
Pyrolysis
Microwaves
Catalysts
19 Citations (Scopus)
Zeolites
Diamines
Oils
Pyrolysis
Microwaves
3 Citations (Scopus)

Polyol monoterpenes isolated from Chenopodium ambrosioides

Hou, S. Q., Li, Y. H., Huang, X. Z., Li, R., Lu, H., Tian, K., Ruan, R. S. & Li, Y. K., Jan 1 2017, In : Natural Product Research. 31, 21, p. 2467-2472 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chenopodium ambrosioides
cyclohexenes
cyclohexanes
glycols
Monoterpenes
27 Citations (Scopus)

Production of bio-oil and biochar from soapstock via microwave-assisted co-catalytic fast pyrolysis

Dai, L., Fan, L., Liu, Y., Ruan, R., Wang, Y., Zhou, Y., Zhao, Y. & Yu, Z., Feb 1 2017, In : Bioresource Technology. 225, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pyrolysis
Bentonite
Oils
Pyrolysis
Microwaves
13 Citations (Scopus)

Production of hydrocarbon-rich bio-oil from soapstock via fast microwave-assisted catalytic pyrolysis

Dai, L., Fan, L., Duan, D., Ruan, R., Wang, Y., Liu, Y., Zhou, Y., Yu, Z., Liu, Y. & Jiang, L., May 2017, In : Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis. 125, p. 356-362 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrocarbons
Oils
Pyrolysis
Microwaves
Catalysts

Progress in preparation of silver nanoparticle materials

Peng, H., Liu, Y., Yuan, L., Zhang, J. S. & Ruan, R. S., Jul 20 2017, In : Xiandai Huagong/Modern Chemical Industry. 37, 7, p. 23-28 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Silver
Nanoparticles
Electron beams
Irradiation
22 Citations (Scopus)

Ru-based multifunctional mesoporous catalyst for low-pressure and non-thermal plasma synthesis of ammonia

Peng, P., Cheng, Y., Hatzenbeller, R., Addy, M. M., Zhou, N., Schiappacasse, C., Chen, D., Zhang, Y., Anderson, E., Liu, Y., Chen, P. L. & Ruan, R. R., Jul 27 2017, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 42, 30, p. 19056-19066 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ammonia
Ammonia
low pressure
Plasmas
catalysts
1 Citation (Scopus)

Structural analysis of phosphatidylcholine using a thin layer chromatography-based method

Tan, G., Tian, Y., Addy, M., Cheng, Y., Xie, Q., Zhang, B., Liu, Y., Chen, P. & Ruan, R., Jul 2017, In : European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology. 119, 7, 1600282.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thin layer chromatography
Thin Layer Chromatography
Phosphatidylcholines
thin layer chromatography
Structural analysis
11 Citations (Scopus)

Study of the oxygen reduction of low valent titanium in high titanium slag by microwave rapid heating

Li, Y., Chen, G., Peng, J., Srinivasakannan, C. & Ruan, R., Jun 15 2017, In : Powder Technology. 315, p. 318-321 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Titanium
Slags
Microwaves
Oxygen
Heating
16 Citations (Scopus)

Successive desilication and dealumination of HZSM-5 in catalytic conversion of waste cooking oil to produce aromatics

Wang, J., Zhong, Z., Ding, K., Zhang, B., Deng, A., Min, M., Chen, P. & Ruan, R., Jan 1 2017, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 147, p. 100-107 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cooking
Zeolites
Hierarchical systems
Acids
Temperature programmed desorption
11 Citations (Scopus)

Upgraded bio-oil production via catalytic fast co-pyrolysis of waste cooking oil and tea residual

Wang, J., Zhong, Z., Zhang, B., Ding, K., Xue, Z., Deng, A. & Ruan, R., Feb 1 2017, In : Waste Management. 60, p. 357-362 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tea
oil production
pyrolysis
oil
temperature

ZSM-5 coating on SiC foam support as a composite catalyst for microwave-assisted pyrolysis of biomass

Zhou, N., Liu, S., Zhang, Y., Fan, L., Cheng, Y., Chen, P. & Ruan, R., Jan 1 2017, International Congress on Energy 2017 - Topical Conference at the 2017 AIChE Annual Meeting. AIChE, p. 1163-1169 7 p. (International Congress on Energy 2017 - Topical Conference at the 2017 AIChE Annual Meeting; vol. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Catalyst supports
Foams
Biomass
Pyrolysis
Microwaves
2016
14 Citations (Scopus)

A life cycle assessment and economic analysis of the Scum-to-Biodiesel technology in wastewater treatment plants

Mu, D., Addy, M., Anderson, E., Chen, P. & Ruan, R., Mar 1 2016, In : Bioresource Technology. 204, p. 89-97 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Economic analysis
economic analysis
Biodiesel
Wastewater treatment
9 Citations (Scopus)

A novel process for low-sulfur biodiesel production from scum waste

Ma, H., Addy, M. M., Anderson, E., Liu, W., Liu, Y., Nie, Y., Chen, P., Cheng, B., Lei, H. & Ruan, R., Mar 19 2016, In : Bioresource Technology. 214, p. 826-835 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Biofuels
Biodiesel
Sulfur
sulfur
distillation
3 Citations (Scopus)

Application of nitrogen sufficiency conversion strategy for microalgae-based ammonium-rich wastewater treatment

Wang, J., Zhou, W., Yang, H. & Ruan, R., Oct 17 2016, In : Environmental Technology (United Kingdom). 37, 20, p. 2638-2648 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ammonium Compounds
Wastewater treatment
Nitrogen
ammonium
nitrogen
29 Citations (Scopus)

Atmospheric Pressure Ammonia Synthesis Using Non-thermal Plasma Assisted Catalysis

Peng, P., Li, Y., Cheng, Y., Deng, S., Chen, P. L. & Ruan, R. R., Sep 1 2016, In : Plasma Chemistry and Plasma Processing. 36, 5, p. 1201-1210 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ammonia
Catalysis
Atmospheric pressure
catalysis
ammonia
11 Citations (Scopus)

Bioactive peptides derived from traditional Chinese medicine and traditional Chinese food: A review

Liu, M., Wang, Y., Liu, Y. & Ruan, R., Nov 1 2016, In : Food Research International. 89, p. 63-73 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Chinese Traditional Medicine
medicine
peptides
Food
Peptides
1 Citation (Scopus)

Bioremoval and recovery of metal ions by growing microalgae and via microwave assisted pyrolysis

Cheng, Y., Wang, W., Hua, W., Liu, W., Chen, P. & Ruan, R., Jun 2016, In : International Agricultural Engineering Journal. 25, 2, p. 193-204 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microalgae
pyrolysis
Microwaves
microalgae
metal ions
4 Citations (Scopus)

Catalytic fast co-pyrolysis of mushroom waste and waste oil to promote the formation of aromatics

Wang, J., Zhang, B., Zhong, Z., Ding, K., Xie, Q. & Ruan, R., Dec 1 2016, In : Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy. 18, 8, p. 2701-2708 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mushroom
pyrolysis
Oils
Pyrolysis
hydrocarbon
15 Citations (Scopus)

Catalytic pyrolysis of waste tire to produce valuable aromatic hydrocarbons: An analytical Py-GC/MS study

Ding, K., Zhong, Z., Zhang, B., Wang, J., Min, A. & Ruan, R., Nov 1 2016, In : Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis. 122, p. 55-63 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aromatic Hydrocarbons
Aromatic hydrocarbons
Tires
Pyrolysis
Gases
46 Citations (Scopus)

Comprehensive techno-economic analysis of wastewater-based algal biofuel production: A case study

Xin, C., Addy, M. M., Zhao, J., Cheng, Y., Cheng, S., Mu, D., Liu, Y., Ding, R., Chen, P. & Ruan, R., Jul 1 2016, In : Bioresource Technology. 211, p. 584-593 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Economic analysis
economic analysis
biofuel
Wastewater
35 Citations (Scopus)

Cultivation of Chlorella vulgaris in wastewater with waste glycerol: Strategies for improving nutrients removal and enhancing lipid production

Ma, X., Zheng, H., Addy, M., Anderson, E., Liu, Y., Chen, P. & Ruan, R., May 1 2016, In : Bioresource Technology. 207, p. 252-261 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glycerol
Lipids
Nutrients
Wastewater
lipid

Current status and prospects of biodiesel production from microalgae

Wu, X., Ruan, R. R., Du, Z. & Liu, Y., Apr 19 2016, Advances in Biofuel Production: Algae and Aquatic Plants. CRC Press, p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Biofuels

Dynamic model in salting process of duck egg with ultrasonic pretreatment

Xiangyang, L., Siqi, L., Yiping, L., Nanhui, Y., Jia, W. & Ruan, R., Jun 2016, In : International Agricultural Engineering Journal. 25, 2, p. 114-120 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

duck eggs
salting
Ducks
Ultrasonics
dynamic models
11 Citations (Scopus)
Waste incineration
Anaerobic digestion
Biofuels
Biodiesel
incineration
12 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of alkaline and high-pressure homogenization on the extraction of phenolic acids from potato peels

Zhu, X., Cheng, Y., Chen, P., Peng, P., Liu, S., Li, D. & Ruan, R., Oct 1 2016, In : Innovative Food Science and Emerging Technologies. 37, p. 91-97 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solanum tuberosum
homogenization
phenolic acids
potatoes
Pressure
6 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of unsaturation degree on microwave-assisted pyrolysis of fatty acid salts

Wang, Y., Dai, L., Shan, S., Zeng, Q., Fan, L., Liu, Y., Ruan, R., Zhao, Y. & Zhou, Y., Jul 1 2016, In : Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis. 120, p. 247-251 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fatty acids
Pyrolysis
Fatty Acids
Salts
Microwaves
8 Citations (Scopus)

Electrochemical evaluation of LiZnxMn2-xO4 (x≤0.10) cathode material synthesized by solution combustion method

Xu, W., Li, Q., Guo, J., Bai, H., Su, C. W., Ruan, R. & Peng, J., Apr 1 2016, In : Ceramics International. 42, 5, p. 5693-5698 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cathodes
Doping (additives)
Electrochemical impedance spectroscopy
X ray diffraction analysis
Cyclic voltammetry
4 Citations (Scopus)

Enhanced Harvesting of Chlorella vulgaris Using Combined Flocculants

Ma, X., Zheng, H., Zhou, J., Liu, Y., Chen, P. L. & Ruan, R. R., Oct 1 2016, In : Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 180, 4, p. 791-804 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chlorella vulgaris
Prostaglandins A
Flocculation
Lime
Biomass
78 Citations (Scopus)

Fast microwave-assisted catalytic co-pyrolysis of corn stover and scum for bio-oil production with CaO and HZSM-5 as the catalyst

Liu, S., Xie, Q., Zhang, B., Cheng, Y., Liu, Y., Chen, P. & Ruan, R., Mar 1 2016, In : Bioresource Technology. 204, p. 164-170 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

oil production
pyrolysis
Aromatic Hydrocarbons
Oils
Pyrolysis
12 Citations (Scopus)

Glycerin esterification of scum derived free fatty acids for biodiesel production

Anderson, E. A., Addy, M. M., Xie, Q., Ma, H., Liu, Y., Cheng, Y., Onuma, N., Chen, P. L. & Ruan, R. R., Jan 1 2016, In : Bioresource Technology. 200, p. 153-160 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Esterification
Biodiesel
Glycerol
Fatty acids
7 Citations (Scopus)

Green synthesis and stability evaluation of Ag nanoparticles using bamboo hemicellulose

Peng, H., Liu, Y., Peng, W., Zhang, J. & Ruan, R., Jan 1 2016, In : BioResources. 11, 1, p. 385-399 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bamboo
bamboo
Particle size
particle size
Nanoparticles
31 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrocarbon fuel production from soapstone through fast microwave-assisted pyrolysis using microwave absorbent

Wang, Y., Dai, L., Wang, R., Fan, L., Liu, Y., Xie, Q. & Ruan, R., May 1 2016, In : Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis. 119, p. 251-258 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrocarbons
Pyrolysis
Microwaves
Alkanes
Paraffins
6 Citations (Scopus)

Microbial hydrolysis and fermentation of rice straw for ethanol production

Wu, X., Zhang, J., Xu, E., Liu, Y., Cheng, Y., Addy, M., Zhou, W., Griffith, R., Chen, P. & Ruan, R., Sep 15 2016, In : Fuel. 180, p. 679-686 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Straw
Fermentation
Hydrolysis
Ethanol
Lignin
29 Citations (Scopus)

Mitigating ammonia nitrogen deficiency in dairy wastewaters for algae cultivation

Lu, Q., Zhou, W., Min, M., Ma, X., Ma, Y., Chen, P., Zheng, H., Doan, Y. T. T., Liu, H., Chen, C., Urriola, P. E., Shurson, G. C. & Ruan, R., Feb 1 2016, In : Bioresource Technology. 201, p. 33-40 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dairies
Algae
Ammonia
Wastewater
Nitrogen
1 Citation (Scopus)

Preparation and Characterization of ZrO2 Polycrystalline Ceramic Foam Catalyst for Production of Biodiesel

Wang, Y. P., Liu, Y. H., Ruan, R., Liu, S. T., Wen, P. W. & Wan, Y. Q., Oct 2 2016, In : Synthesis and Reactivity in Inorganic, Metal-Organic and Nano-Metal Chemistry. 46, 10, p. 1506-1512 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ceramic foams
Biofuels
foams
ceramics
catalysts
1 Citation (Scopus)

Preparation of fuel from co-pyrolysis of waste vegetable oil and waste polyethylene plastics

Wang, Y., Huang, Y., Dai, L., Ruan, R. R., Liu, Y. & Wang, X., Jan 25 2016, In : Nongye Jixie Xuebao/Transactions of the Chinese Society for Agricultural Machinery. 47, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plant Oils
Vegetable oils
pyrolysis
Polyethylene
Hydrocarbons

Research on technology of activated carbon preparation for Caragana korshinskii Kom by chemical method

Luo, D., Fan, Y., Lai, Z., Roger, R., Liu, Y. & Lin, X., Sep 28 2016, In : Taiyangneng Xuebao/Acta Energiae Solaris Sinica. 37, 9, p. 2243-2250 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

activated carbon
Activated carbon
Carbon
Ashes
Iodine
53 Citations (Scopus)

Review of microwave-assisted lignin conversion for renewable fuels and chemicals

Yunpu, W., Leilei, D., Liangliang, F., Shaoqi, S., Yuhuan, L. & Roger, R., May 1 2016, In : Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis. 119, p. 104-113 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Lignin
Microwaves
Pyrolysis
Biomass
Microwave heating

Studies on technology of CSF flocculation for microalgae

Chen, X., Lin, X., Wang, J., Shen, Y., Ruan, R. R. & Liu, M., Sep 30 2016, In : Journal of Chinese Institute of Food Science and Technology. 16, 9, p. 151-156 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microalgae
Flocculation
flocculation
microalgae
Technology
5 Citations (Scopus)
Dehydration
glucose
dehydration
Glucose
catalysts
2 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis and characterization of a starch-based cationic flocculant for microalgae harvesting

Cheng, Y. L., Hua, W., Liu, W. H., Wang, W. Q., Ye, X., Li, L., Paul, C. & Roger, R., Jan 1 2016, In : International Journal of Agricultural and Biological Engineering. 9, 3, p. 139-145 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

flocculants
Microalgae
Starch
microalgae
starch
45 Citations (Scopus)

Utilization of municipal solid and liquid wastes for bioenergy and bioproducts production

Chen, P., Xie, Q., Addy, M., Zhou, W., Liu, Y., Wang, Y., Cheng, Y., Li, K. & Ruan, R., Jan 1 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Bioresource Technology. 215, p. 163-172 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bioenergy
municipal solid waste
combustion
Waste utilization
Waste treatment
1 Citation (Scopus)

Yeast as a Bioremediation Nanoparticle Agent in Piggery-Digested Wastewater Treatment

Liu, J., Song, Y., Liu, Y. & Ruan, R., May 1 2016, In : Environmental Engineering Science. 33, 5, p. 317-323 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioremediation
bioremediation
Wastewater treatment
Yeast
yeast
2015

Bio-flocculation of microalgae: Status and prospects

Zhou, W., Ruan, R. & Wang, J., Nov 1 2015, In : Current Biotechnology. 4, 4, p. 448-456 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microalgae
Flocculation
Biomass
Algae
Plant extracts
80 Citations (Scopus)

Catalytic fast co-pyrolysis of biomass and food waste to produce aromatics: Analytical Py-GC/MS study

Zhang, B., Zhong, Z., Min, M., Ding, K., Xie, Q. & Ruan, R., Aug 1 2015, In : Bioresource Technology. 189, p. 30-35 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gas chromatography
pyrolysis
Mass spectrometry
Hydrogen
gas chromatography

Design and application of high efficiency low tar biomass gasifier

Wang, Y., Liu, Y., Wang, Y., Zhu, P., Ruan, R. & Wan, Y., Dec 2015, In : International Agricultural Engineering Journal. 24, 4, p. 104-109 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tars
Tar
Biomass
Gases
gases
4 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of extraction conditions on the characteristics of ethanol organosolv lignin from bamboo (Phyllostachys pubescens mazel)

Fan, L., Ruan, R., Liu, Y., Wang, Y. & Tu, C., Nov 1 2015, In : BioResources. 10, 4, p. 7998-8013 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bamboo
Lignin
bamboo
lignin
ethanol
60 Citations (Scopus)

Fast microwave-assisted catalytic co-pyrolysis of microalgae and scum for bio-oil production

Xie, Q., Addy, M., Liu, S., Zhang, B., Cheng, Y., Wan, Y., Li, Y., Liu, Y., Lin, X., Chen, P. & Ruan, R., Nov 15 2015, In : Fuel. 160, p. 577-582 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oils
Pyrolysis
Microwaves
Aromatic Hydrocarbons
Catalysts
3 Citations (Scopus)

Fungal Pretreatment of Effluent From Piggery Anaerobic Digestion by Phanerochaete chrysosporium

Liu, J., Song, Y., Liu, Y. & Ruan, R., Aug 1 2015, In : Clean - Soil, Air, Water. 43, 8, p. 1190-1196 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anaerobic digestion
Effluents
effluent
Biofuels
biofuel