Department of Environmental Engineering

Research Output 1973 2020

2020
Endocrine disrupters
endocrine disruptor
Fusarium
Metabolites
Biodegradation

Challenges in Environmental Science/Engineering and Emerging Sustainable Practices for Future Water Conservation

Lin, T. F., Jegatheesan, V., Shu, L. & Rene, E. R., 2020 Jan, In : Chemosphere. 238, 124591.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 Citation (Scopus)

Microwave-assisted production of CO2-activated biochar from sugarcane bagasse for electrochemical desalination

Tang, Y. H., Liu, S. H. & Tsang, D. C. W., 2020 Feb 5, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 383, 121192.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Saccharum
Bagasse
Desalination
Microwaves
desalination
Endocrine Disruptors
Pharmaceutical Services
Drug products
Adsorbents
Adsorption
2019

A hybrid material flow analysis for quantifying multilevel anthropogenic resources

Cheng, K. L., Hsu, S. C., Hung, C. C. W., chen, P. & Ma, H. W., 2019 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Industrial Ecology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

material flow analysis
top-down approach
bottom-up approach
resource
resources

Airborne air toxics characteristics and inhalation health risk assessment of a metropolitan industrial complex

Tsai, J. H., Gu, W. T., Chung, I. I. & Chiang, H. L., 2019 Nov, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 19, 11, p. 2477-2489 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Particulate Matter
Poisons
Health risks
Benzene
Air Pollutants

Algogenic organic matter derived DBPs: Precursor characterization, formation, and future perspectives–A review

Hua, L. C., Lai, C. H., Wang, G. S., Lin, T-F. & Huang, C., 2019 Oct 2, In : Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology. 49, 19, p. 1803-1834 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disinfection
disinfection
Biological materials
Byproducts
organic matter

A molecular-based method to estimate the risk associated with cyanotoxins and odor compounds in drinking water sources

Lu, K. Y., Chiu, Y. T., Burch, M., Senoro, D. & Lin, T. F., 2019 Nov 1, In : Water Research. 164, 114938.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Odors
Metabolites
Potable water
odor
drinking water
1 Citation (Scopus)

Application of molecular biological tools for monitoring efficiency of trichloroethylene remediation

Wu, Y. J., Liu, P. W. G., Hsu, Y. S., Whang, L. M., Lin, T. F., Hung, W. N. & Cho, K. C., 2019 Oct, In : Chemosphere. 233, p. 697-704 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trichloroethylene
Environmental Monitoring
trichloroethylene
Remediation
remediation
9 Citations (Scopus)
Zeolites
formaldehyde
Formaldehyde
coating
Light

A system dynamics approach to determine construction waste disposal charge in Hong Kong

Mak, T. M. W., chen, P., Wang, L., Tsang, D. C. W., Hsu, S. C. & Poon, C. S., 2019 Dec 20, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 241, 118309.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Waste disposal
waste disposal
Dynamical systems
Demolition
Waste management
1 Citation (Scopus)

Biodegradability and microbial community investigation for soil contaminated with diesel blending with biodiesel

Chen, Y. A., Liu, P. W. G., Whang, L. M., Wu, Y. J. & Cheng, S. S., 2019 Oct, In : Process Safety and Environmental Protection. 130, p. 115-125 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Biodegradability
Biodiesel
diesel
microbial community

Biogas production: evaluation of the influence of K2FeO4 pretreatment of maple leaves (Acer platanoides) on microbial consortia composition

Planý, M., Czolderová, M., Kraková, L., Puškárová, A., Bučková, M., Šoltys, K., Budiš, J., Szemes, T., Mackulak, T., Wu, J-H. & Pangallo, D., 2019 Jul 12, In : Bioprocess and biosystems engineering. 42, 7, p. 1151-1163 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microbial Consortia
Acer
Biofuels
Biogas
Genes
1 Citation (Scopus)

Biological treatment of DMSO-containing wastewater from semiconductor industry under aerobic and methanogenic conditions

Cheng, H. H., Liu, C. B., Lei, Y. Y., Chiu, Y. C., Mangalindan, J., Wu, C. H., Wu, Y. J. & Whang, L. M., 2019 Dec, In : Chemosphere. 236, 124291.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

semiconductor industry
Semiconductors
dimethylsulfide
Dimethyl sulfoxide
Waste Water

Effects of epiphytes and depth on seagrass spectral profiles: Case study of gulf st. vincent, south Australia

Hwang, C., Chang, C. H., Kildea, T., Burch, M. & Fernandes, M., 2019 Aug 1, In : International journal of environmental research and public health. 16, 15, 2701.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
South Australia
Invertebrates
Ecosystem
Fishes
Light
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of natural organic matters on bioavailability of petroleum hydrocarbons in soil-water environments

Chen, C. H., Liu, P. W. G. & Whang, L-M., 2019 Oct 1, In : Chemosphere. 233, p. 843-851 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Petroleum
petroleum hydrocarbon
Hydrocarbons
Biological materials
Biological Availability

Emission of carbonyl compounds from cooking oil fumes in the night market areas

Que, D. E., Chao, H. R., Hsu, Y. C., Cui, K., Chen, S., Tayo, L. L., Arcega, R. D., Tsai, Y. I., Lu, I. C., Wang, L. C., Young, L. H., Yu, K. L. J., Lai, C. Y., Hou, W. C. & Lin, S. L., 2019 Jul, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 19, 7, p. 1556-1578 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

carbonyl compound
Carbonyl compounds
Fumes
Cooking
Oils
2 Citations (Scopus)

Enhanced photoreduction of CO2 into methanol by facet-dependent Cu2O/reduce graphene oxide

Liu, S-H., Lu, J. S., Pu, Y. C. & Fan, H. C., 2019 Oct 1, In : Journal of CO2 Utilization. 33, p. 171-178 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Oxides
Graphene
Methanol
methanol

Fine particulate matter-induced toxic effects in an animal model of caenorhabditis elegans

Chung, M. C., Tsai, M. H., Que, D. E., Bongo, S. J., Hsu, W. L., Tayo, L. L., Lin, Y. H., Lin, S. L., Gou, Y. Y., Hsu, Y. C., Hou, W. C., Huang, K. L. & Chao, H. R., 2019 May, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 19, 5, p. 1068-1078 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Particulate Matter
Poisons
Toxicity
particulate matter
Animals
7 Citations (Scopus)

Global diversity and biogeography of bacterial communities in wastewater treatment plants

Global Water Microbiome Consortium, 2019 Jul 1, In : Nature Microbiology. 4, 7, p. 1183-1195 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Waste Water
Sewage
Ecology
16S Ribosomal RNA
Stochastic Processes
1 Citation (Scopus)
carbon nitrides
Carbon nitride
Photodegradation
Photocatalysts
formaldehyde
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
crop plant
pollutant
prediction
soil
water
3 Citations (Scopus)

Outstanding performance of capacitive deionization by a hierarchically porous 3D architectural graphene

Dianbudiyanto, W. & Liu, S-H., 2019 Oct 15, In : Desalination. 468, 114069.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Graphene
electrical conductivity
electrode
ion
1 Citation (Scopus)

Quantifying the Linkages and Leakages of Construction Activities in an Open Economy Using Multiregional Input-Output Analysis

Hung, C. C. W., Hsu, S. C., Pratt, S., chen, P., Lee, C. J. & Chan, A. P. C., 2019 Jan 1, In : Journal of Management in Engineering. 35, 1, 04018054.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Economics
International trade
Substitution reactions
Decision making
Linkage
Environmental Biodegradation
Bioremediation
Microbiota
Oxidation-Reduction
Soil

Roles of Silver-Chloride Complexations in Sunlight-Driven Formation of Silver Nanoparticles

Singh, A., Hou, W. C., Lin, T. F. & Zepp, R. G., 2019 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Science and Technology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Complexation
Silver
complexation
silver
chloride
11 Citations (Scopus)

SnO2/TiO2 nanotube heterojunction: The first investigation of NO degradation by visible light-driven photocatalysis

Huy, T. H., Bui, D. P., Kang, F., Wang, Y. F., Liu, S-H., Thi, C. M., You, S. J., Chang, G. M. & Pham, V. V., 2019 Jan 1, In : Chemosphere. 215, p. 323-332 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trinitrotoluene
Nanotubes
Photocatalysis
Genetic Recombination
Heterojunctions
1 Citation (Scopus)

Spectral deconvolution for dimension reduction and differentiation of seagrasses: Case study of Gulf St. Vincent, South Australia

Hwang, C., Chang, C-H., Burch, M., Fernandes, M. & Kildea, T., 2019 Jul 1, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 11, 13, 3695.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
spectral reflectance
Deconvolution
deconvolution
reflectance
water column

Sustainable management of a mountain community vulnerable to geohazards: A case study of Maolin District, Taiwan

Harrison, J. F. & Chang, C-H., 2019 Aug 1, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 11, 15, 4107.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Landslides
landslide
Taiwan
district
mountain

The impact of low to high waste cooking oil-based biodiesel blends on toxic organic pollutant emissions from heavy-duty diesel engines

Cheruiyot, N. K., Hou, W. C., Wang, L. C. & Chen, C. Y., 2019 Nov, In : Chemosphere. 235, p. 726-733 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Organic pollutants
Poisons
Cooking
diesel engine
5 Citations (Scopus)

Various sources of PM2.5 and their impact on the air quality in Tainan city, Taiwan

Lu, H. Y., Wu, Y. L., Mutuku, J. K. & Chang, K. H., 2019 Mar, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 19, 3, p. 601-619 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Air quality
air quality
Industry
Dust
Power plants
2018
10 Citations (Scopus)

Activated carbon recycled from bitter-tea and palm shell wastes for capacitive desalination of salt water

Chen, P. A., Cheng, H. C. & Wang, H-P., 2018 Jan 20, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 174, p. 927-932 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Saline water
tea
salt water
Desalination
desalination
5 Citations (Scopus)

Adsorption of nicotine in aqueous solution by a defective graphene oxide

Liu, S-H., Tang, W. T. & Yang, Y. H., 2018 Dec 1, In : Science of the Total Environment. 643, p. 507-515 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nicotine
Graphite
Adsorbents
Oxides
Graphene
6 Citations (Scopus)

A global perspective on sulfur oxide controls in coal-fired power plants and cardiovascular disease

Lin, C. K., Lin, R. T., chen, P., Wang, P., De Marcellis-Warin, N., Zigler, C. & Christiani, D. C., 2018 Dec 1, In : Scientific reports. 8, 1, 2611.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfur Oxides
Power Plants
Plant Diseases
Coal
Cardiovascular Diseases
3 Citations (Scopus)

A meta-analysis reveals universal gut bacterial signatures for diagnosing the incidence of shrimp disease

Yu, W., Wu, J-H., Zhang, J., Yang, W., Chen, J. & Xiong, J., 2018 Oct 1, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 94, 10, fiy147.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

meta-analysis
Meta-Analysis
Incidence
nestedness
Dysbiosis
3 Citations (Scopus)

A review in the current developments of genus Dehalococcoides, its consortia and kinetics for bioremediation options of contaminated groundwater

Saiyari, D. M., Chuang, H. P., Senoro, D. B., Lin, T. F., Whang, L. M., Chiu, Y. T. & Chen, Y. H., 2018 Jul, In : Sustainable Environment Research. 28, 4, p. 149-157 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Dechlorination
Bioremediation
bioremediation
ethylene
Groundwater
Water
Chlorine
Sodium Hypochlorite
Poisons
Mercury
2 Citations (Scopus)

Atmospheric (Dry + wet) deposition of PCDD/Fs in Taiwan

Lee, Y. Y., Hou, W-C., Zhu, J. & Wang, W., 2018 Nov 1, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 18, 11, p. 2788-2800 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

PCDD
wet deposition
winter
Fluxes
dry deposition
2 Citations (Scopus)

Biological acetate production from carbon dioxide by Acetobacterium woodii and Clostridium ljungdahlii: The effect of cell immobilization

Cheng, H. H., Syu, J. C., Tien, S. Y. & Whang, L-M., 2018 Aug 1, In : Bioresource technology. 262, p. 229-234 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cell immobilization
Clostridium
Carbon Dioxide
immobilization
acetate
5 Citations (Scopus)

Capacitive deionization of a RO brackish water by AC/graphene composite electrodes

Chong, L. G., Chen, P. A., Huang, J. Y., Huang, H. L. & Wang, H-P., 2018 Jan 1, In : Chemosphere. 191, p. 296-301 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Osmosis
Graphite
Reverse osmosis
brackish water
Activated carbon
9 Citations (Scopus)

Characteristics of carbapenemase-producing enterobacteriaceae in wastewater revealed by genomic analysis

Gomi, R., Matsuda, T., Yamamoto, M., Chou, P. H., Tanaka, M., Ichiyama, S., Yoneda, M. & Matsumura, Y., 2018 May, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 62, 5, e02501-17.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Enterobacteriaceae
Waste Water
Integrons
Klebsiella
Genes
10 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of potassium ferrate as an alternative disinfectant on cyanobacteria inactivation and associated toxin fate in various waters

Fan, J., Lin, B. H., Chang, C. W., Zhang, Y. & Lin, T-F., 2018 Feb 1, In : Water Research. 129, p. 199-207 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disinfectants
oxidant
toxin
Potassium
cyanobacterium
6 Citations (Scopus)
hydroxyl radical
Hydrogen peroxide
Titanium dioxide
hydrogen peroxide
rupture
3 Citations (Scopus)

Facet-dependent cuprous oxide nanocrystals decorated with graphene as durable photocatalysts under visible light

Liu, S. H. & Lu, J. S., 2018 Jun 11, In : Nanomaterials. 8, 6, 423.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Photocatalysts
Nanocrystals
Graphene
Oxides
3 Citations (Scopus)

Fuel economy and volatile organic compound exhaust emission for motorcycles with various running mileages

Tsai, J-H., Yao, Y. C., Huang, P. H. & Chiang, H. L., 2018 Dec 1, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 18, 12, p. 3056-3067 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Volatile Organic Compounds
exhaust emission
Motorcycles
Fuel economy
Volatile organic compounds

Green fabrication of supported platinum nanoparticles by supercritical CO 2 deposition

Chen, Y-L., Tsai, C. H., Chen, M. Y. & Lai, Y. C., 2018 Dec 18, In : Materials. 11, 12, 2587.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Carbon Monoxide
Platinum
High resolution transmission electron microscopy
Nanoparticles
Fabrication
4 Citations (Scopus)

Highly Efficient Cuprous Oxide Nanocrystals Assisted with Graphene for Decolorization Using Visible Light

Liu, S-H. & Yang, S. W., 2018 Mar 1, In : Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 229, 3, 67.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Nanocrystals
Oxides
Graphene
Photocatalysts
5 Citations (Scopus)

Highly visible-light-responsive Cu 2 O/rGO decorated with Fe 3 O 4 @SiO 2 nanoparticles as a magnetically recyclable photocatalyst

Liu, S-H., Lu, J. S. & Yang, S. W., 2018 May 24, In : Nanotechnology. 29, 30, 305606.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Photocatalysts
Oxides
Graphene
Nanoparticles
12 Citations (Scopus)

Improving the sustainability of integrated transportation system with bike-sharing: A spatial agent-based approach

Lu, M., Hsu, S. C., chen, P. & Lee, W. Y., 2018 Aug 1, In : Sustainable Cities and Society. 41, p. 44-51 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

transportation system
Sustainable development
Multimodal transportation
sustainability
scenario
5 Citations (Scopus)

Methanogenic degradation of tetramethylammonium hydroxide by Methanomethylovorans and Methanosarcina

Hu, T. H., Whang, L-M. & Huang, C. Y., 2018 Sep 5, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 357, p. 180-186 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methanosarcina
Methanogens
hydroxide
Bioreactors
Degradation