Department of Environmental Engineering

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2016
10 Citations (Scopus)
Cyanobacteria
Drinking Water
cyanobacterium
drinking water
gene
23 Citations (Scopus)

Application of a multiwalled carbon nanotube-chitosan composite as an electrode in the electrosorption process for water purification

Ma, C. Y., Huang, S. C., Chou, P. H., Den, W. & Hou, C. H., 2016 Mar 1, In : Chemosphere. 146, p. 113-120 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Nanotubes
Multiwalled carbon nanotubes (MWCN)
Water Purification
Chitosan
Purification
12 Citations (Scopus)

Atmospheric PM2.5 characteristics and long-term trends in Tainan city, Southern Taiwan

Lu, H. Y., Mwangi, J. K., Wang, L. C., Wu, Y. L., Tseng, C. Y. & Chang, K. H., 2016 Oct, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 16, 10, p. 2488-2511 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Air quality
air quality
Road construction
Time series analysis
Dust
10 Citations (Scopus)

Biological hydrogen and methane production from bagasse bioethanol fermentation residues using a two-stage bioprocess

Cheng, H. H., Whang, L-M., Chung, M. C. & Chan, K. C., 2016 Jun 1, In : Bioresource Technology. 210, p. 49-55 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioethanol
Bagasse
Methane
Fermentation
fermentation
15 Citations (Scopus)
Waste Disposal Facilities
Environmental Biodegradation
Bioremediation
dibenzofuran
Land fill

Cellular Composition Changes and Nitrogen Uptake under Extra-Limited Nitrogen Conditions by Thermosynechococcus sp. CL-1 Carbon Biofixation

Chi-Ming, T., Tzu-Hsing, K., Hsin-Ta, H., Hsing-Hui, C., Dah-Tong, R., Yun-Hwei, S. & Hsin, C., 2016 Jan 1, In : Journal of Chemistry. 2016, 5247265.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrogen
Carbon
Chemical analysis
Carbohydrates
Lipids
8 Citations (Scopus)

Characteristics of atmospheric PM2.5 in a densely populated city with multi-emission sources

Tseng, C. Y., Lin, S. L., Mwangi, J. K., Yuan, C. S. & Wu, Y. L., 2016 Sep, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 16, 9, p. 2145-2158 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon
Air quality
Nitrates
Sulfates
Air Pollutants
4 Citations (Scopus)

CO2 Capture on Mesocellular Silica Foam Supported Amino Acid-Functionalized Ionic Liquids

Liu, S. H. & Sie, W. H., 2016 Aug 1, In : Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 227, 8, 263.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ionic Liquids
Sorbents
foam
Ionic liquids
Silicon Dioxide
10 Citations (Scopus)

Detection of endocrine active substances in the aquatic environment in southern Taiwan using bioassays and LC-MS/MS

Chen, K. Y. & Chou, P. H., 2016 Jun 1, In : Chemosphere. 152, p. 214-220 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioassay
Taiwan
Rivers
Biological Assay
aquatic environment
14 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of feed starvation on side-stream anammox activity and key microbial populations

Reeve, P. J., Mouilleron, I., Chuang, H. P., Thwaites, B., Hyde, K., Dinesh, N., Krampe, J., Lin, T. F. & van den Akker, B., 2016 Apr 15, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 171, p. 121-127 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

starvation
Thermodynamic properties
ammonium
oxidation
Oxidation
5 Citations (Scopus)

Enhanced bioenergy recovery from oil-extracted microalgae residues via two-step H2/CH4 or H2/butanol anaerobic fermentation

Cheng, H. H., Whang, L. M. & Wu, S. H., 2016 Mar 1, In : Biotechnology Journal. 11, 3, p. 375-383 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microalgae
Butanols
Fermentation
Oils
Butyrates
4 Citations (Scopus)

Equilibrium Modeling of Arsenic Adsorption in a Ternary Arsenic–Iron Oxide–Natural Organic Matter System

Fakour, H., Lin, T-F. & Lo, S. L., 2016 Oct 1, In : Clean - Soil, Air, Water. 44, 10, p. 1287-1295 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Biological materials
arsenic
adsorption
Adsorption
17 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of chlorine on the cell integrity and toxin release and degradation of colonial Microcystis

Fan, J., Rao, L., Chiu, Y. T. & Lin, T. F., 2016 Oct 1, In : Water Research. 102, p. 394-404 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chlorine
toxin
Chlorination
chlorine
chlorination
11 Citations (Scopus)

Impacts of Typhoon Soudelor (2015) on the water quality of Taipei, Taiwan

Fakour, H., Lo, S. L. & Lin, T. F., 2016 Apr 29, In : Scientific reports. 6, 25228.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

typhoon
water quality
drinking
organic matter
water
2 Citations (Scopus)

Iron nanoparticles with a square pyramidal structure in mesoporous carbons as an effective catalyst toward oxygen reduction

Liu, S. H., Yang, S. W. & Chen, S. C., 2016 Jan 1, In : RSC Advances. 6, 112, p. 111366-111373 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon
Iron
Oxygen
Nanoparticles
Catalysts
7 Citations (Scopus)

Kinetic analysis of biological degradation for tetramethylammonium hydroxide (TMAH) in the anaerobic activated sludge system at ambient temperature

Liu, B., Yoshinaga, K., Wu, J. H., Chen, W. Y., Terashima, M., Goel, R., Pangallo, D. & Yasui, H., 2016 Oct 15, In : Biochemical Engineering Journal. 114, p. 42-49 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sewage
Wastewater treatment
Biomass
Methanogens
Degradation
3 Citations (Scopus)

Leaching and re-synthesis of CIGS nanocrystallites from spent CIGS targets

Hsiang, H. I., Chiang, C. Y., Hsu, W. H., Chen, W. S. & Chang, J. E., 2016 May 1, In : Advanced Powder Technology. 27, 3, p. 914-920 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanocrystallites
Leaching
Selenium compounds
Selenium Compounds
Autoclaves
8 Citations (Scopus)

Measuring the reduction limit of repeated recycling – a case study of the paper flow system

Chen, P. C., Chiu, M. C. & Ma, H. W., 2016 Sep 1, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 132, p. 98-107 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Recycling
recycling
life cycle
Life cycle
Throughput
11 Citations (Scopus)

Microcystin-LR biodegradation by bacillus sp. Reaction rates and possible genes involved in the degradation

Kansole, M. M. R. & Lin, T. F., 2016 Nov 4, In : Water (Switzerland). 8, 11, 508.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

microcystin-LR
Bacilli
Biodegradation
biodegradation
reaction rate
10 Citations (Scopus)

Phototransformation-Induced Aggregation of Functionalized Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes: The Importance of Amorphous Carbon

Hou, W-C., He, C. J., Wang, Y. S., Wang, D. K. & Zepp, R. G., 2016 Apr 19, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 7, p. 3494-3502 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amorphous carbon
Single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWCN)
Agglomeration
carbon
Washing
7 Citations (Scopus)

Physicochemical and photocatalytic properties of carbonaceous char and titania composite hollow fibers for wastewater treatment

Wang, D. K., Elma, M., Motuzas, J., Hou, W. C., Schmeda-Lopez, D. R., Zhang, T. & Zhang, X., 2016 Nov 1, In : Carbon. 109, p. 182-191 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wastewater treatment
Titanium
Fibers
Composite materials
Strength of materials
10 Citations (Scopus)

Prediction of powdered activated carbon doses for 2-MIB removal in drinking water treatment using a simplified HSDM approach

Yu, J., Yang, F. C., Hung, W. N., Liu, C. L., Yang, M. & Lin, T-F., 2016 Aug 1, In : Chemosphere. 156, p. 374-382 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surface diffusion
Water Purification
Water treatment
Potable water
Drinking Water

Recycling nonmagnetic material from de-sulferization slag as coarse aggregate through cold-Pressing technique

Tsai, C. T., Wu, C. C., Hsu, T. K. & Chang, J. E., 2016 Aug 1, In : Engineering Journal. 20, 4, p. 163-170 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Slags
Recycling
Cements
Granite
Composite materials
7 Citations (Scopus)

Roxarsone desorption from the surface of goethite by competitive anions, phosphate and hydroxide ions: Significance of the presence of metal ions

Wang, L. Y., Wang, S. W. & Chen, W. R., 2016 Jun 1, In : Chemosphere. 152, p. 423-430 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Roxarsone
goethite
hydroxide
Anions
Metal ions
2 Citations (Scopus)
Nitrogen
Nanoparticles
Methanol
Carbon
methyl alcohol
14 Citations (Scopus)

The contribution of indirect photolysis to the degradation of graphene oxide in sunlight

Hou, W. C., Henderson, W. M., Chowdhury, I., Goodwin, D. G., Chang, X., Martin, S., Fairbrother, D. H., Bouchard, D. & Zepp, R. G., 2016 Dec 1, In : Carbon. 110, p. 426-437 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Photolysis
Oxides
Graphene
Degradation
4 Citations (Scopus)

The horizontal and vertical characteristics of Aeolian dust from riverbed

Syu, J. Y., Cheng, Y. C., Kao, Y. Y., Liang, C. S., Yan, Y. L., Lai, C. Y., Chang, C. T., Chen, C. C., Young, C. Y., Wu, Y. L. & Lin, W. Y., 2016 Dec, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 16, 12, p. 3026-3036 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

eolian deposit
Dust
wind velocity
sampling
Sampling
51 Citations (Scopus)
Photodegradation
photodegradation
sulfide
kinetics
Kinetics
17 Citations (Scopus)
Methanol
Direct methanol fuel cells (DMFC)
methyl alcohol
electrocatalysts
Electrocatalysts
35 Citations (Scopus)

Visible-light-driven photodegradation of sulfamethoxazole and methylene blue by Cu2O/rGO photocatalysts

Liu, S-H., Wei, Y. S. & Lu, J. S., 2016 Jul 1, In : Chemosphere. 154, p. 118-123 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfamethoxazole
Photolysis
Methylene Blue
Photodegradation
photodegradation
3 Citations (Scopus)

Water-soluble ionic species of coarse and fine particulate matter and gas precursor characteristics at urban and rural sites of central Taiwan

Tsai, J. H., Tsai, S. M., Wang, W. C. & Chiang, H. L., 2016 Aug 1, In : Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 23, 16, p. 16722-16737 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Particulate Matter
Taiwan
particulate matter
Gases
Water
8 Citations (Scopus)

Well-dispersed FeN4 decorated mesoporous carbons for efficient oxygen reduction in acid media

Liu, S-H. & Chen, S. C., 2016 Aug 1, In : Carbon. 105, p. 282-290 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrogen
Carbon
Oxygen
Acids
Methanol
2015
14 Citations (Scopus)

Accelerated carbonation of basic oxygen furnace slag and the effects on its mechanical properties

Ko, M. S., Chen, Y-L. & Jiang, J. H., 2015 Nov 15, In : Construction and Building Materials. 98, p. 286-293 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Basic oxygen converters
Carbonation
Slags
Mechanical properties
Atmospheric humidity
11 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of the impacts of climate change on the water quality of a small deep reservoir in a humid-subtropical climatic region

Chang, C. H., Cai, L. Y., Lin, T. F., Chung, C. L., Van Der Linden, L. & Burch, M., 2015 Jan 1, In : Water (Switzerland). 7, 4, p. 1687-1711 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

climatic region
subtropical region
Climate Change
Water Quality
Climate change
35 Citations (Scopus)

Biological butanol production from microalgae-based biodiesel residues by Clostridium acetobutylicum

Cheng, H. H., Whang, L-M., Chan, K. C., Chung, M. C., Wu, S. H., Liu, C. P., Tien, S. Y., Chen, S. Y., Chang, J-S. & Lee, W. J., 2015 May 1, In : Bioresource technology. 184, p. 379-385 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clostridium
biological production
Butanols
Biofuels
Biodiesel
4 Citations (Scopus)

Conducting glasses recovered from thin film transistor liquid crystal display wastes for dye-sensitized solar cell cathodes

Chen, C. C., Chang, F. C., Peng, C. Y. & Wang, H. P., 2015 Dec 2, In : Environmental Technology (United Kingdom). 36, 23, p. 3008-3012 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thin film transistors
Liquid crystal displays
dye
Cathodes
glass
7 Citations (Scopus)

Detection of hormone-like and genotoxic activities in indoor dust from Taiwan using a battery of in vitro bioassays

Chou, P. H., Lee, C. H., Ko, F. C., Lin, Y. J., Kawanishi, M., Yagi, T. & Li, I. C., 2015 Aug 3, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 15, 4, p. 1412-1421 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioassay
Hormones
hormone
Dust
bioassay
2 Citations (Scopus)
gene expression
chlorophylls
programming
oceans
estimating
10 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of humic acid on arsenic adsorption and pore blockage on iron-based adsorbent

Fakour, H., Pan, Y. F. & Lin, T-F., 2015 Jan 1, In : Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 226, 2, 2224.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Humic Substances
Arsenic
Adsorbents
humic acid
arsenic
5 Citations (Scopus)

Emissions of polychlorinated diphenyl ethers from a municipal solid waste incinerator during the start-up operation

Yang, J. S., Lin, S. L., Lin, T. C., Wu, Y. L., Wang, L. C. & Chang-Chien, G. P., 2015 Dec 5, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 299, p. 206-214 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solid Waste
Refuse incinerators
Municipal solid waste
municipal solid waste
ether
7 Citations (Scopus)
biomass burning
Aerosols
optical depth
satellite data
Biomass
12 Citations (Scopus)

Exploring potential contributors to endocrine disrupting activities in Taiwan's surface waters using yeast assays and chemical analysis

Chou, P. H., Lin, Y. L., Liu, T. C. & Chen, K. Y., 2015 Nov 1, In : Chemosphere. 138, p. 814-820 7 p., 16408.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

estrogenic compound
Taiwan
Surface waters
Yeast
aquatic environment
33 Citations (Scopus)

Exposure of microcystis aeruginosa to hydrogen peroxide under light: Kinetic modeling of cell rupture and simultaneous microcystin degradation

Huo, X., Chang, D. W., Tseng, J. H., Burch, M. D. & Lin, T. F., 2015 May 5, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 49, 9, p. 5502-5510 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microcystins
hydrogen peroxide
Hydrogen Peroxide
rupture
cyanobacterium
Health risks
PCP
PCDF
Risk management
dioxin
24 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of the driving force of waste generation using a high-resolution waste input-output table

Liao, M. I., chen, P., Ma, H. W. & Nakamura, S., 2015 May 1, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 94, p. 294-303 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

industrial waste
Industrial wastes
input-output analysis
copper compound
Industrial management
arsenate
Iron oxides
iron oxide
Adsorbents
Groundwater
8 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of iron precursors on the properties and activities of carbon-supported Fe-N oxygen reduction catalysts

Liu, S-H., Wu, J. R., Zheng, F. S. & Guo, J. M., 2015 Apr 21, In : Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry. 19, 5, p. 1381-1391 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

electrocatalysts
Electrocatalysts
Carbon
Iron
Oxygen
25 Citations (Scopus)

Microalgae oil: Algae cultivation and harvest, algae residue torrefaction and diesel engine emissions tests

Kennedy Mwangi, J., Lee, W. J., Whang, L. M., Son Wu, T., Chen, W. H., Chang, J. S., Chen, C. Y. & Chen, C. L., 2015 Jan 1, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 15, 1, p. 81-98 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

diesel engine
Algae
Biofuels
Diesel engines
Oils
5 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling typhoon-induced alterations on river sediment transport and turbidity based on dynamic landslide inventories: Gaoping River Basin, Taiwan

Chang, C. H., Harrison, J. F. & Huang, Y. C., 2015 Jan 1, In : Water (Switzerland). 7, 12, p. 6910-6930 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Landslides
Cyclonic Storms
Sediment transport
landslides
sediment transport