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Research Output 2001 2019

  • 1470 Citations
  • 21 h-Index
  • 56 Article
  • 10 Conference contribution
  • 3 Chapter
  • 1 Review article
2019
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
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
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
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
2018
4 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
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, In : Bioresource technology. 262, p. 229-234 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

Pilot study of cold-rolling wastewater treatment using single-stage anaerobic fluidized membrane bioreactor

Cheng, H. H., Whang, L. M., Yi, T. F., Liu, C. P., Lin, T. F. & Yeh, M. S., 2018 Sep, In : Bioresource technology. 263, p. 418-424 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cold rolling
Bioreactors
Wastewater treatment
bioreactor
membrane
2017
Environmental Biodegradation
Bioremediation
Groundwater
bioremediation
Taiwan
Bioremediation
Groundwater
ethylene
groundwater
Genes
8 Citations (Scopus)

Immobilization of diesel-degrading consortia for bioremediation of diesel-contaminated groundwater and seawater

Chen, C. H., Whang, L. M., Pan, C. L., Yang, C. L. & Liu, P. W. G., 2017 Oct, In : International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation. 124, p. 62-72 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Environmental Biodegradation
Bioremediation
Groundwater
Petroleum
Seawater
2016
4 Citations (Scopus)

Acute toxicity assessment of TFT-LCD wastewater using Daphnia similis and Cyprinus carpio

Lee, Y. C., Whang, L. M., Ngo, M. H., Chen, T. H. & Cheng, H. H., 2016 Nov 1, In : Process Safety and Environmental Protection. 104, p. 499-506 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thin film transistors
Liquid crystal displays
Toxicity
Effluents
Wastewater
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
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
2015
36 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
26 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
15 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular analysis of methanogens involved in methanogenic degradation of tetramethylammonium hydroxide in full-scale bioreactors

Whang, L. M., Hu, T. H., Liu, P. W. G., Hung, Y. C., Fukushima, T., Wu, Y. J. & Chang, S. H., 2015 Jan 1, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 99, 3, p. 1485-1497 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioreactors
Messenger RNA
Methanosarcina
tetramethylammonium
Waste Water
25 Citations (Scopus)

Selecting an indigenous microalgal strain for lipid production in anaerobically treated piggery wastewater

Marjakangas, J. M., Chen, C-Y., Lakaniemi, A. M., Puhakka, J. A., Whang, L-M. & Chang, J-S., 2015 Jun 8, In : Bioresource Technology. 191, p. 369-376 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lipids
Wastewater
lipid
wastewater
Biomass
12 Citations (Scopus)

Simultaneous nutrient removal and lipid production with Chlorella vulgaris on sterilized and non-sterilized anaerobically pretreated piggery wastewater

Marjakangas, J. M., Chen, C-Y., Lakaniemi, A. M., Puhakka, J. A., Whang, L-M. & Chang, J-S., 2015 Nov 5, In : Biochemical Engineering Journal. 103, p. 177-184 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chlorella vulgaris
Waste Water
Lipids
Nutrients
Wastewater
2014
3 Citations (Scopus)

Biological hydrogen production: Dark fermentation

Lee, K. S., Whang, L. M., Saratale, G. D., Chen, S. D., Chang, J. S., Hafez, H., Nakhla, G. & Naggar, H. E., 2014 Jan 1, Handbook of Hydrogen Energy. CRC Press, p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Hydrogen production
Fossil fuels
Fermentation
Energy security
Biofuels
6 Citations (Scopus)

Transcriptional responses of bacterial amoA gene to dimethyl sulfide inhibition in complex microbial communities

Fukushima, T., Whang, L. M., Lee, Y. C., Putri, D. W., Chen, P. C. & Wu, Y. J., 2014 Jan 1, In : Bioresource Technology. 165, C, p. 137-144 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ammonia
microbial community
Bacteria
ammonia
Genes
2013
11 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of food to microorganism (F/M) ratio and colloidal chemical oxygen demand on nitrification performance of a full-scale membrane bioreactor treating thin film transistor liquid crystal display wastewater

Wu, Y. J., Whang, L. M., Chang, M. Y., Fukushima, T., Lee, Y. C., Cheng, S. S., Hsu, S. F., Chang, C. H., Shen, W., Yang, C. Y., Fu, R. & Tsai, T. Y., 2013 Aug, In : Bioresource technology. 141, p. 35-40 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrification
Chemical oxygen demand
Thin film transistors
Bioreactors
Liquid crystal displays
10 Citations (Scopus)

Linking TFT-LCD wastewater treatment performance to microbial population abundance of Hyphomicrobium and Thiobacillus spp.

Fukushima, T., Whang, L. M., Chen, P. C., Putri, D. W., Chang, M. Y., Wu, Y. J. & Lee, Y. C., 2013 Aug, In : Bioresource technology. 141, p. 131-137 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dimethylsulfide
Nitrification
Thin film transistors
Dimethyl Sulfoxide
Liquid crystal displays
15 Citations (Scopus)

Metabolic flux network analysis of fermentative hydrogen production: Using Clostridium tyrobutyricum as an example

Cheng, H. H., Whang, L. M., Lin, C. A., Liu, I. C. & Wu, C. W., 2013 Aug, In : Bioresource technology. 141, p. 233-239 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clostridium
network analysis
Hydrogen production
Electric network analysis
Hydraulics
13 Citations (Scopus)

Nitrifying bacterial community structures and their nitrification performance under sufficient and limited inorganic carbon conditions

Fukushima, T., Whang, L. M., Chiang, T. Y., Lin, Y. H., Chevalier, L. R., Chen, M. C. & Wu, Y. J., 2013 Jul 1, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 97, 14, p. 6513-6523 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bacterial Structures
Nitrification
Bioreactors
Nitrites
Carbon
18 Citations (Scopus)
Salinity
Waste Water
Ammonia
Wastewater treatment
Wastewater
2012
22 Citations (Scopus)

A two-stage bioprocess for hydrogen and methane production from rice straw bioethanol residues

Cheng, H. H., Whang, L-M., Wu, C. W. & Chung, M. C., 2012 Jun 1, In : Bioresource Technology. 113, p. 23-29 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioethanol
Methane
Straw
straw
Hydrogen
32 Citations (Scopus)

Biological treatment of TMAH (tetra-methyl ammonium hydroxide) in a full-scale TFT-LCD wastewater treatment plant

Hu, T. H., Whang, L. M., Liu, P. W. G., Hung, Y. C., Chen, H. W., Lin, L. B., Chen, C. F., Chen, S. K., Hsu, S. F., Shen, W., Fu, R. & Hsu, R., 2012 Jun 1, In : Bioresource technology. 113, p. 303-310 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ammonium Hydroxide
Ammonium hydroxide
Liquid crystal displays
Wastewater treatment
hydroxide
10 Citations (Scopus)

Conversion of emitted dimethyl sulfide into eco-friendly species using low-temperature atmospheric argon micro-plasma system

Chen, H. H., Weng, C. C., Liao, J-D., Whang, L-M. & Kang, W. H., 2012 Jan 30, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 201-202, p. 185-192 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atmospheric temperature
Argon
argon
sulfide
Plasmas
34 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of supplementary carbon addition in the treatment of low C/N high-technology industrial wastewater by MBR

Kumar, M., Lee, P. Y., Fukusihma, T., Whang, L-M. & Lin, J. G., 2012 Jun 1, In : Bioresource technology. 113, p. 148-153 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

industrial technology
Bioreactors
bioreactor
Wastewater
Carbon
23 Citations (Scopus)

Fermentative biohydrogen production from lactate and acetate

Wu, C. W., Whang, L. M., Cheng, H. H. & Chan, K. C., 2012 Jun 1, In : Bioresource technology. 113, p. 30-36 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogen production
Lactic Acid
acetate
Bacteria
Acetates
13 Citations (Scopus)

Nitrification performance and microbial ecology of nitrifying bacteria in a full-scale membrane bioreactor treating TFT-LCD wastewater

Whang, L. M., Wu, Y. J., Lee, Y. C., Chen, H. W., Fukushima, T., Chang, M. Y., Cheng, S. S., Hsu, S. F., Chang, C. H., Shen, W., Huang, C. K., Fu, R. & Chang, B., 2012 Oct 1, In : Bioresource technology. 122, p. 70-77 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nitrifying bacterium
microbial ecology
Nitrification
Ecology
Bioreactors
14 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of salinity and ammonium levels on amoA mRNA expression of ammonia-oxidizing prokaryotes

Fukushima, T., Wu, Y. J. & Whang, L. M., 2012 Jun 18, In : Water Science and Technology. 65, 12, p. 2228-2235 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

prokaryote
RNA
Ammonia
ammonium
ammonia
2011
93 Citations (Scopus)

Bioremediation of petroleum hydrocarbon contaminated soil: Effects of strategies and microbial community shift

Grace Liu, P. W., Chang, T. C., Whang, L. M., Kao, C. H., Pan, P. T. & Cheng, S. S., 2011 Dec 1, In : International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation. 65, 8, p. 1119-1127 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Environmental Biodegradation
Bioremediation
Petroleum
petroleum hydrocarbon
Hydrocarbons
28 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of bioenergy recovery processes treating organic residues from ethanol fermentation process

Juang, C. P., Whang, L-M. & Cheng, H. H., 2011 May 1, In : Bioresource technology. 102, 9, p. 5394-5399 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bioenergy
Fermentation
fermentation
Hydrogen
ethanol
8 Citations (Scopus)
Hydrogen production
Energy balance
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
Fermentation
18 Citations (Scopus)

Metabolic and energetic aspects of biohydrogen production of Clostridium tyrobutyricum: The effects of hydraulic retention time and peptone addition

Whang, L. M., Lin, C. A., Liu, I. C., Wu, C. W. & Cheng, H. H., 2011 Sep 1, In : Bioresource technology. 102, 18, p. 8378-8383 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clostridium
Peptones
energetics
Hydraulics
hydrogen
76 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of pH on the production of biohydrogen by clostridia: Thermodynamic and metabolic considerations

Liu, I. C., Whang, L. M., Ren, W. J. & Lin, P. Y., 2011 Jan 1, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 36, 1, p. 439-449 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clostridium
Glucose
Hydrogen production
Thermodynamics
thermodynamics
2010
56 Citations (Scopus)

Biological treatment of thin-film transistor liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) wastewater using aerobic and anoxic/oxic sequencing batch reactors

Lei, C. N., Whang, L-M. & Chen, P. C., 2010 Sep 1, In : Chemosphere. 81, 1, p. 57-64 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liquid Crystals
Ammonium Hydroxide
Dimethyl sulfoxide
Ammonium hydroxide
Batch reactors
33 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of hydraulic retention time on anaerobic hydrogenation performance and microbial ecology of bioreactors fed with glucose-peptone and starch-peptone

Li, S. L., Whang, L. M., Chao, Y. C., Wang, Y. H., Wang, Y. F., Hsiao, C. J., Tseng, I. C., Bai, M. D. & Cheng, S. S., 2010 Jan 1, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 35, 1, p. 61-70 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bioreactors
ecology
starches
Ecology
Bioreactors
5 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of methanogenic treatment of TMAH (tetra-methyl ammonium hydroxide) in a full-scale TFT-LCD wastewater treatment process

Hu, T. H., Whang, L. M., Lei, C. N., Chen, C. F., Chiang, T. Y., Lin, L. B., Chen, H. W., Liu, P. W. G. & Cheng, S. S., 2010 Dec 7, In : Water Science and Technology. 62, 2, p. 403-409 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ammonium hydroxide
Liquid crystal displays
Wastewater treatment
hydroxide
ammonium
2009
6 Citations (Scopus)

Altered carbon flow by polyphosphate-accumulating organisms during enhanced biological phosphorus removal

Ahn, C. H., Park, J. K. & Whang, L-M., 2009 Jan 1, In : Water Environment Research. 81, 2, p. 184-191 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyphosphates
Phosphorus
Carbon
phosphorus
sludge
39 Citations (Scopus)

Application of rhamnolipid and surfactin for enhanced diesel biodegradation-Effects of pH and ammonium addition

Whang, L-M., Liu, P. W. G., Ma, C. C. & Cheng, S. S., 2009 May 30, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 164, 2-3, p. 1045-1050 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biodegradation
Ammonium Compounds
diesel
biodegradation
ammonium

Biopile study of the effects of bioaugmentation and biostimulation on bioremediation of TPH-contaminated soil

Pan, P. T., Cheng, S. S., Gaop, C. H., Hsieh, T. L., Chang, L. H., Whang, L. M., Chang, T. C. & Liu, P. W., 2009 Dec 1, In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation-2009: Proceedings of the 10th International In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation Symposium. (In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation-2009: Proceedings of the 10th International In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation Symposium).

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

Environmental Biodegradation
Bioremediation
Petroleum
petroleum hydrocarbon
Hydrocarbons

Biopile study of the effects of bioaugmentation and biostimulation on bioremediation of TPH-contaminated soil

Pan, P. T., Cheng, S. S., Gaop, C. H., Hsieh, T. L., Chang, L. H., Whang, L. M., Chang, T. C. & Liu, P. W., 2009 Nov 27, In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation-2009: Proceedings of the 10th International In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation Symposium. (In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation-2009: Proceedings of the 10th International In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation Symposium).

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

Environmental Biodegradation
Petroleum
petroleum hydrocarbon
Hydrocarbons
bioremediation
12 Citations (Scopus)

Microbial ecology and performance of ammonia oxidizing bacteria (AOB) in biological processes treating petrochemical wastewater with high strength of ammonia: Effect of Na2CO3 addition

Whang, L. M., Yang, K. H., Yang, Y. F., Han, Y. L., Chen, Y. J. & Cheng, S. S., 2009 Mar 2, In : Water Science and Technology. 59, 2, p. 223-231 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

microbial ecology
Nitrification
Ecology
Petrochemicals
biological processes
46 Citations (Scopus)

Nitrifying community structures and nitrification performance of full-scale municipal and swine wastewater treatment plants

Whang, L. M., Chien, I. C., Yuan, S. L. & Wu, Y. J., 2009 Apr 1, In : Chemosphere. 75, 2, p. 234-242 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrification
Waste Water
Wastewater treatment
nitrification
Bacteria
1 Citation (Scopus)

Study on biomonitoring of aged TPH-contaminated soil with bioaugmentation and biostimulation

Cheng, S. S., Hsieh, T. L., Pan, P. T., Gaop, C. H., Chang, L. H., Whang, L-M. & Chang, T. C., 2009, In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation-2009: Proceedings of the 10th International In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation Symposium.

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

Environmental Monitoring
Petroleum
petroleum hydrocarbon
biomonitoring
Hydrocarbons

The effect of soil organic matter and aging on the bioavailability of total petroleum hydrocarbons

Liu, P. W., Pan, P. T., Whang, L. M. & Cheng, S. S., 2009 Nov 27, In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation-2009: Proceedings of the 10th International In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation Symposium. (In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation-2009: Proceedings of the 10th International In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation Symposium).

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

Petroleum
petroleum hydrocarbon
Hydrocarbons
Biological Availability
bioavailability