Prof Xinmin Zhan

Ph.d

Contact Details

PERSONAL PROFESSOR
Room 1037
Alice Perry Building
NUI Galway
T: Ext. 5239
E: xinmin.zhan@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher
 

Biography

1995            BE, Department of Environmental Engineering, Tsinghua University, China 
1995            Bachelor of Economics, School of Economics, Tsinghua University, China 
2000            PhD, Department of Environmental Engineering, Tsinghua University, China

Research interest:
  1. recovery of organic waste and biomass for use as a sustainable and clean energy source and for building a green agriculture industry
  2. development of cost-effective and efficient technologies for domestic and agricultural wastewater treatment
  3. interactions between climate change and the waste treatment infrastructure
  4. development of novel environmental materials for recovery of phosphorus and heavy metals from wastewater

Research Interests

  1. recovery of organic waste and biomass for use as a sustainable and clean energy source and for building a green agriculture industry
  2. development of cost-effective and efficient technologies for domestic and agricultural wastewater treatment
  3. interactions between climate change and the waste treatment infrastructure
  4. development of novel environmental materials for recovery of phosphorus and heavy metals from wastewater. 

Research Projects

  Project Start Date End Date
BIO-RPISM: BIOFUEL PRODUCTION, DIGESTATE PURIFICATION AND CO2 SEQUESTRATION WITH HIGHLY PRODUCTIVE AUTO-FLOATING MICROALGAE TECHNOLOGY 10-OCT-18 09-OCT-21
UCC, NUIG, GNI: The Role of Biogas in Green Agriculture and Industry (SPOKE) 2 of 2 01-MAR-18 28-FEB-21
UCC, NUIG, GNI: The Role of Biogas in Green Agriculture and Industry (SPOKE) 1 of 2 01-MAR-18 28-FEB-21
IRC Postdoctoral Fellowship 2016 Sumona Mukherjee - Advanced water treatment targeting persistent organics and other emerging contaminants for increased water security 01-OCT-16 31-JUL-20
IRC Postdoctoral Fellowship 2016 Yuansheng Hu - Selective enrichment of lipid accumulating and easily harvestable microalgae for advanced wastewater purification and bioenergy production 01-OCT-16 31-OCT-22
International Conference on Recent Advances in Pollution Control and Resource Recovery for the Livestock Sector (LivestockWaste2016) 01-JAN-16 25-JUL-17
SWB Silva Simplicio Walquiria - Xinmin Zhan (PI) 01-FEB-15 31-JAN-21
GREEN FARM DEVELOPMENT OF ON FAMR CO DIGESTION OF THE ORGANIC FRACTION OF MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE AND ANIMAL MANURE FOR BIOENERGY PRODUCTION AND RESOURCE X ZHAN 01-APR-13 31-DEC-21
SFI XINMIN ZHAN CO-ORDINATED ACCOUNT WIT AND TEAGASC 01-APR-13 31-DEC-17
DEVELOPMENT EFFICIENT NITROGEN REMOVAL SYS PC-2009-0031 X ZHAN 01-JUL-09 31-JUL-10
EI PC 2007 083 XINMIN ZHAN 01-SEP-07 15-JAN-09
DEVELOPMENT OF A WATER USE AND WASTE MANAGEMENT FRAMEWORK FOR THE DAIRY PROCESSING INDUSTRY XINMIN ZHAN 01-DEC-13 28-FEB-22
ASSESSMENT OF NATURAL ORGANIC MATER(NOM) AND PTAQUILOSIDE IN IRISH WATER X ZHAN 01-MAR-14 01-DEC-16
RECENT ADVANCES IN WATER RESOURCE MGMT & POLLUTION WITH SPECIAL FOCUS ON CHINA SYMPOSIUM SUPPORT X ZHAN 01-MAY-12 28-FEB-13
GENERAL ACCOUNT TRANSFER FROM EU BUDGET XINMIN ZHAN 01-JAN-09 31-DEC-30
Engineering aspects and mechanisms of a natural pyrrhotite simultaneous nitrogen and phosphorus removal (PSNOP) biofilter technology XINMIN ZHAN 01-OCT-11 03-APR-15
DAF STIMULUS RSFP07 543 XINMIN ZHAN 01-MAY-08 23-AUG-13
EPA SCHOLARSHIPS 2009 PHD ET 7 XINMIN ZHAN 01-OCT-09 31-DEC-14
ENGINEERING ASPECTS REDOX XINMIN 01-JAN-09 31-DEC-13
EPA NITROGEN REMOVAL WASTEWATER XINMIN ZHAN 01-JAN-06 21-MAR-13
WASTE WATER TREATMENT PLANT XIMMIN ZHAN RSF STRAT INIT ENG R157 01-AUG-10 19-OCT-18
Saline Wastewater Treatment system 01-DEC-05 30-SEP-10

Books

  Year Publication
(2018) Greenhouse Gas Emission and Mitigation in Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plants.
Xinmin Zhan, Zhenhu Hu, Guangxue Wu (2018) Greenhouse Gas Emission and Mitigation in Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plants. London: IWA Publishing. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2019) 'Start up of partial nitritation-anammox process using intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactor: Performance and microbial community dynamics'
Qiu, SK,Hu, YS,Liu, R,Sheng, XL,Chen, LJ,Wu, GX,Hu, HY,Zhan, XM (2019) 'Start up of partial nitritation-anammox process using intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactor: Performance and microbial community dynamics'. Science Of The Total Environment, 647 :1188-1198 [DOI] [Details]
(2019) 'Nutrient removal through pyrrhotite autotrophic denitrification: Implications for eutrophication control'
Zhang, YW,Wei, DY,Morrison, L,Ge, ZB,Zhan, XM,Li, RH (2019) 'Nutrient removal through pyrrhotite autotrophic denitrification: Implications for eutrophication control'. Science Of The Total Environment, 662 :287-296 [DOI] [Details]
(2019) 'Nutrient recovery from pig manure digestate using electrodialysis reversal: membrane fouling and feasibility of long-term operation'
Lin Shi, Sihuang Xie, Zhenhu Hu, Guangxue Wu, Liam Morrison, Peter Croot, Hongying Hu, Xinmin Zhan (2019) 'Nutrient recovery from pig manure digestate using electrodialysis reversal: membrane fouling and feasibility of long-term operation'. Journal Of Membrane Science, 573 :560-569 [Details]
(2019) 'Ciprofloxacin degradation in UV/chlorine advanced oxidation process: Influencing factors, mechanisms and degradation pathways'
Jia Deng, Guangxue Wu, Shoujun Yuan, Xinmin Zhan, Wei Wang, Zhen-Hu Hu (2019) 'Ciprofloxacin degradation in UV/chlorine advanced oxidation process: Influencing factors, mechanisms and degradation pathways'. Journal Of Photochemistry And Photobiology A-Chemistry, 371 :151-158 [Details]
(2019) 'Effects of roxarsone and sulfadiazine on biogas production and their degradation during anaerobic digestion'
Rui Tang, Shoujun Yuan, Fengqin Chen, Xinmin Zhan, Wei Wang, Zhenhu Hu (2019) 'Effects of roxarsone and sulfadiazine on biogas production and their degradation during anaerobic digestion'. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 140 :113-118 [Details]
(2019) 'Exploring the roles of and interactions among microbes in dry co-digestion of food waste and pig manure using high-throughput 16S rRNA gene amplicon sequencing'
Jiang, Y,Dennehy, C,Lawlor, PG,Hu, ZH,McCabe, M,Cormican, P,Zhan, XM,Gardiner, GE (2019) 'Exploring the roles of and interactions among microbes in dry co-digestion of food waste and pig manure using high-throughput 16S rRNA gene amplicon sequencing'. Biotechnology For Biofuels, 12 [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'Inhibition of volatile fatty acids on methane production kinetics during dry co-digestion of food waste and pig manure'
Jiang, Y,Dennehy, C,Lawlor, PG,Hu, ZH,McCabe, M,Cormican, P,Zhan, XM,Gardiner, GE (2018) 'Inhibition of volatile fatty acids on methane production kinetics during dry co-digestion of food waste and pig manure'. Waste Management, 79 :302-311 [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'Efficient treatment of dairy processing wastewater in a laboratory scale Intermittently Aerated Sequencing Batch Reactor (IASBR)'
Peter Leonard, Emma Tarpey, William Finnegan, Xinmin Zhan (2018) 'Efficient treatment of dairy processing wastewater in a laboratory scale Intermittently Aerated Sequencing Batch Reactor (IASBR)'. Journal Of Dairy Research, [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'DairyWater: striving for sustainability within the dairy processing industry in the Republic of Ireland'
William Finnegan, Eoghan Clifford, Jamie Goggins, Niall O'Leary, Alan Dobson, Neil Rowan, Liwen Xiao, Song Miao, Kelly Fitzhenry, Peter Leonard, Emma Tarpey, Beatriz Gil-Pulido, Fei Gao, Xinmin Zhan (2018) 'DairyWater: striving for sustainability within the dairy processing industry in the Republic of Ireland'. Journal Of Dairy Research, [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'Efficient treatment of dairy processing wastewater in a pilot scale intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactor (IASBR)'
Peter Leonard, William Finnegan, Maria Barrett, Xinmin Zhan (2018) 'Efficient treatment of dairy processing wastewater in a pilot scale intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactor (IASBR)'. Journal Of Dairy Research, [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'Nitrogen removal, microbial community and electron transport in an integrated nitrification and denitrification system for ammonium-rich wastewater treatment'
Danfei Zeng, Jia Miao, Guangxue Wu, Xinmin Zhan (2018) 'Nitrogen removal, microbial community and electron transport in an integrated nitrification and denitrification system for ammonium-rich wastewater treatment'. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 133 :202-209 [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'Evaluation of dairy processing wastewater biotreatment in an IASBR system: aeration rate impacts on performance and microbial ecology'
Beatriz Gil-Pulido, Alan Dobson, Eduardo Almeida, William Finnegan, Emma Tarpey, Niall O’Leary (2018) 'Evaluation of dairy processing wastewater biotreatment in an IASBR system: aeration rate impacts on performance and microbial ecology'. Bi Biotechnology Letters, [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'Anaerobic co-digestion of pig manure and food waste; effects on digestate biosafety, dewaterability, and microbial community dynamics'
Dennehy, C,Lawlor, PG,McCabe, MS,Cormican, P,Sheahan, J,Jiang, Y,Zhan, X,Gardiner, GE (2018) 'Anaerobic co-digestion of pig manure and food waste; effects on digestate biosafety, dewaterability, and microbial community dynamics'. Waste Management, 71 :532-541 [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'Enhanced Microalgae Growth Through Stimulated Secretion of Indole Acetic Acid by Symbiotic Bacteria'
G Dao, G Wu, T-Y Zhang, X-X Wang, X Zhan, H Hu (2018) 'Enhanced Microalgae Growth Through Stimulated Secretion of Indole Acetic Acid by Symbiotic Bacteria'. Algal Research, 33 :345-351 [Details]
(2018) 'Enrichment and characterization of autotrophic Thiobacillus denitrifiers from anaerobic sludge for nitrate removal'
Y Yang, S Gerrity, G Collins, T Chen, R Li, S Xie, X Zhan (2018) 'Enrichment and characterization of autotrophic Thiobacillus denitrifiers from anaerobic sludge for nitrate removal'. Analog Integrated Circuits And Signal Processing, 68 :165-170 [Details]
(2018) 'Application of guar gum for the removal of dissolved lead from wastewater'
L Shi, WS Simplicio, G Wu, Z Hu, H Hu, X Zhan (2018) 'Application of guar gum for the removal of dissolved lead from wastewater'. Industrial Crops And Products, 111 :261-269 [Details]
(2018) 'Recovery of Nutrients and Volatile Fatty Acids from Pig Manure Hydrolysate using Two-stage Bipolar Membrane Electrodialysis'
Lin Shi,Yuansheng Hu,Sihuang Xie,Guangxue Wu, Zhenhu Hu, Xinmin Zhan (2018) 'Recovery of Nutrients and Volatile Fatty Acids from Pig Manure Hydrolysate using Two-stage Bipolar Membrane Electrodialysis'. Chemical Engineering Journal, 334 :134-142 [Details]
(2018) 'Ferroferric oxide significantly affected production of soluble microbial products and extracellular polymeric substances in anaerobic methanogenesis reactors'
Qidong Yin, Kai He, Shinya Echigo, Guangxue Wu, Xinmin Zhan, Hongying Hu (2018) 'Ferroferric oxide significantly affected production of soluble microbial products and extracellular polymeric substances in anaerobic methanogenesis reactors'. Frontiers In Microbiology, [Details]
(2018) 'Selection of seeding strategy for fast start-up of Anammox process with low concentration of Anammox sludge inoculum'
QintongWang, YulanWang, Jinbiao Lin, Rui Tang, Wei Wang, Xinmin Zhan, Zhen-Hu Hu (2018) 'Selection of seeding strategy for fast start-up of Anammox process with low concentration of Anammox sludge inoculum'. Bioresource Technology, 268 :638-647 [Details]
(2018) 'Electron donating capacity reduction of dissolved organic matter by solar irradiation reduces the cytotoxicity formation potential during wastewater chlorination'
Ye Du, Qian-Yuan Wu, Xiao-Tong Lv, Bei Ye, Xin-Min Zhan, Yun Lu, Hong-Ying Hu (2018) 'Electron donating capacity reduction of dissolved organic matter by solar irradiation reduces the cytotoxicity formation potential during wastewater chlorination'. Water Research, 145 :94-102 [Details]
(2018) 'Assessing the environmental impact of the dairy processing industry in the Republic of Ireland'
William Finnegan, Jamie Goggins, Xinmin Zhan (2018) 'Assessing the environmental impact of the dairy processing industry in the Republic of Ireland'. Journal Of Dairy Science, [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'Inactivation of Salmonella during dry co-digestion of food waste and pig for manure'
Jiang, Y,Dennehy, C,Lawlor, PG,Hu, ZH,Yang, QF,McCarthy, G,Tan, SP,Zhan, XM,Gardiner, GE (2018) 'Inactivation of Salmonella during dry co-digestion of food waste and pig for manure'. Waste Management, 82 :231-240 [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Inactivation of enteric indicator bacteria and system stability during dry co-digestion of food waste and pig manure'
Jiang, Y,Dennehy, C,Lawlor, PG,Hu, ZH,Zhan, XM,Gardiner, GE (2017) 'Inactivation of enteric indicator bacteria and system stability during dry co-digestion of food waste and pig manure'. Science Of The Total Environment, 612 :293-302 [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Selective acetate production with CO2 sequestration through acetogen-enriched sludge inoculums in anaerobic digestion'
He Liu, Jiasheng Shi, Xinmin Zhan, Lijuan Zhang, Bo Fu, Hongbo Liu (2017) 'Selective acetate production with CO2 sequestration through acetogen-enriched sludge inoculums in anaerobic digestion'. Biochemical Engineering Journal, 121 :163-170 [Details]
(2017) 'Arsenic accumulation and volatilization in a 260-day cultured Upflow Anaerobic Sludge Blanket (UASB) reactor'
Rui Tang, Hui Chen, Shoujun Yuan, Xinmin Zhan, Wei Wang (2017) 'Arsenic accumulation and volatilization in a 260-day cultured Upflow Anaerobic Sludge Blanket (UASB) reactor'. Chemical Engineering Journal, 311 :277-283 [Details]
(2017) 'Global warming potential associated with Irish milk powder production'
William Finnegan, Jamie Goggins, Aksana Chyzheuskaya, Xinmin Zhan (2017) 'Global warming potential associated with Irish milk powder production'. Frontiers Of Environmental Science And Engineering In China, [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Environmental impact of milk powder and butter manufactured in the Republic of Ireland'
1 William Finnegan, Jamie Goggins, Eoghan Clifford, Xinmin Zhan (2017) 'Environmental impact of milk powder and butter manufactured in the Republic of Ireland'. Science Of The Total Environment, 579 :159-168 [Details]
(2017) '. Global warming potential associated with dairy products in the Republic of Ireland'
William Finnegan, Jamie Goggins, Eoghan Clifford, Xinmin Zhan (2017) '. Global warming potential associated with dairy products in the Republic of Ireland'. Journal Of Cleaner Production, 163 :262-273 [Details]
(2017) 'Enhanced biological nitrogen removal and N2O emission characteristics of the intermittent aeration activated sludge process'
Yuepeng Sun, Yuntao Guan, Min Pan, Xinmin Zhan, Zhenhu Hu, Guangxue Wu (2017) 'Enhanced biological nitrogen removal and N2O emission characteristics of the intermittent aeration activated sludge process'. Reviews In Environmental Science And Bio/Technology, 16 :761-780 [Details]
(2017) 'Enhancement of sludge dewaterability with filamentous fungi Talaromyces flavus S1 by depletion of extracellular polymeric substances or mycelium entrapment'
He Liu, Jiasheng Shi, Xiaoyu Xu, XinminZhan, Bo Fu, Yifei Li (2017) 'Enhancement of sludge dewaterability with filamentous fungi Talaromyces flavus S1 by depletion of extracellular polymeric substances or mycelium entrapment'. Bioresource Technology, 245PA :977-983 [Details]
(2017) 'A pilot-scale study on synergistic effects of co-digestion of pig manure and grass silage'
Sihuang Xie, Peadar G. Lawlor, Peter Frost, Conor Dennehy, Zhenhu Hu, Xinmin Zhan (2017) 'A pilot-scale study on synergistic effects of co-digestion of pig manure and grass silage'. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 123 :244-250 [Details]
(2017) 'Utilization of Iron Sulfides for Wastewater Treatment: A Critical Review'
Y Yang, T Chen, M Sumona, BS Gupta, Y Sun, X Zhan (2017) 'Utilization of Iron Sulfides for Wastewater Treatment: A Critical Review'. Reviews In Environmental Science And Bio/Technology, 16 :289-308 [Details]
(2017) 'Nanostructured pyrrhotite supports autotrophic denitrification for simultaneous nitrogen and phosphorus removal from secondary effluents'
Yan Yang, Tianhu Chen, Liam Morrison, Sean Gerrity, Gavin Collins, Estefanía Porca, Ruihua Li, Xinmin Zhan (2017) 'Nanostructured pyrrhotite supports autotrophic denitrification for simultaneous nitrogen and phosphorus removal from secondary effluents'. Chemical Engineering Journal, 328 :511-518 [Details]
(2017) 'Distributions and risk assessment of free estrogens, conjugated estrogens, and bisphenol A in an arid and semiarid area in northwest China'
Xiaowei Liu, Jianghong Shi, Ting Bo, Yaobin Meng, Xinmin Zhan, Mengtao Zhang, Yang Zhang (2017) 'Distributions and risk assessment of free estrogens, conjugated estrogens, and bisphenol A in an arid and semiarid area in northwest China'. Environmental Science And Pollution Research, 24 :7216-7225 [Details]
(2017) 'Greenhouse gas emissions from different pig manure management techniques: a critical analysis'
Conor Dennehy, Peadar G. Lawlor, Yan Jiang, Gillian E. Gardiner, Sihuang Xie, Long D. Nghiem, Xinmin Zhan (2017) 'Greenhouse gas emissions from different pig manure management techniques: a critical analysis'. Frontiers Of Environmental Science And Engineering In China, [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Process stability and microbial community composition in pig manure and food waste anaerobic co-digesters osihunagperated at low HRTs'
Conor Dennehy, Peadar G. Lawlor, Gillian E. Gardiner, Yan Jiang, Paul Cormican, Matthew S. McCabe, Xinmin Zhan (2017) 'Process stability and microbial community composition in pig manure and food waste anaerobic co-digesters osihunagperated at low HRTs'. Frontiers Of Environmental Science And Engineering In China, [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Stochastic modelling of the economic viability of on-farm co-digestion of pig manure and food waste in Ireland'
Dennehy, C,Lawlor, PG,Gardiner, GE,Jiang, Y,Shalloo, L,Zhan, X (2017) 'Stochastic modelling of the economic viability of on-farm co-digestion of pig manure and food waste in Ireland'. Applied Energy, 205 :1528-1537 [DOI] [Details]
(2016) 'Simultaneous nitrate and phosphate removal from wastewater lacking organic matter through microbial oxidation of pyrrhotite coupled to nitrate reduction'
Li R, Morrison L, Collins G, Li A, Zhan X (2016) 'Simultaneous nitrate and phosphate removal from wastewater lacking organic matter through microbial oxidation of pyrrhotite coupled to nitrate reduction'. Water Research, [DOI] [Details]
(2016) 'Bioresouce Technology'
2 Sihuang Xie, Faisal I Hai, Xinmin Zhan, Wenshan Guo, Hao H Ngo, William E Price, Long D Nghiem (2016) 'Bioresouce Technology'. Bioresource Technology, 222 :498-512 [Details]
(2016) 'Anaerobic co-digestion of pig manure and food waste: effects of operating conditions on greenhouse gas mitigation, digestate biosafety and digestate dewaterability'
Dennehy C. Zhan X. Lawlor P, Gardiner G, Sheahan J, Jiang Y (2016) 'Anaerobic co-digestion of pig manure and food waste: effects of operating conditions on greenhouse gas mitigation, digestate biosafety and digestate dewaterability'. Biomass & Bioenergy, [Details]
(2016) 'Decomposition and mineralization of sulfaquinoxaline sodium during UV/H2O2 oxidation processes'
Qi-Nan Liao, Feng Ji, Jun-Chao Li, Xinmin Zhan, Zhen-Hu Hu (2016) 'Decomposition and mineralization of sulfaquinoxaline sodium during UV/H2O2 oxidation processes'. Chemical Engineering Journal, 284 :494-502 [Details]
(2016) 'Synergism and effect of high initial volatile fatty acid concentrations during food waste and pig manure anaerobic co-digestion'
Conor Dennehy, Peadar G. Lawlor, Thomas Croize, Yan Jiang (2016) 'Synergism and effect of high initial volatile fatty acid concentrations during food waste and pig manure anaerobic co-digestion'. Waste Management, 56 :173-180 [Details]
(2016) 'Energy recovery from thermal treatment of dewatered sludge in wastewater treatment plants'
Qingfeng Yang, Karla Dussan, Xinmin Zhan, Rory Monaghan (2016) 'Energy recovery from thermal treatment of dewatered sludge in wastewater treatment plants'. Water Science And Technology, 74 :672-680 [Details]
(2016) 'Immobilization of copper under an acid leach of colloidal pyrite waste rocks by a fixed-bed column'
Yan Yang, Tianhu Chen, Ping Li, Chengsong Qing, Qiaoqin Xie, Xinmin Zhan (2016) 'Immobilization of copper under an acid leach of colloidal pyrite waste rocks by a fixed-bed column'. Environmental Earth Sciences, 75 :1-8 [Details]
(2016) 'Livestock waste management and resource recovery'
Zhan, X., Chen, L., Hu, Z.H., Healy, M.G. (2016) 'Livestock waste management and resource recovery'. Environmental Engineering And Management Journal, 15 (10):2135-2136 [Details]
(2015) 'Microbial lipid production from renewable and waste materials for second generation biodiesel feedstock'
Iniya Kumar Muniraj, Siva Kumar Uthandi, Zhenhu Hu, Liwen Xiao, Xinmin Zhan (2015) 'Microbial lipid production from renewable and waste materials for second generation biodiesel feedstock'. Environmental Technology, [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'An assessment of Salmonella survival in pig manure and its separated solid and liquid fractions during storage'
Gemma McCarthy, Peadar G. Lawlor, Montserrat Gutierrez, Laurie O’Sullivan, Anne Murphy, Xinmin Zhan, Gillian E. Gardiner (2015) 'An assessment of Salmonella survival in pig manure and its separated solid and liquid fractions during storage'. Journal Of Environmental Science And Health Part B-Pesticides Food Contaminants And Agricultural Wastes, 50 :135-145 [Details]
(2015) 'Utilization of potato processing wastewater for microbial lipids and gamma-linolenic acid production by oleaginous fungi'
Iniya Kumar Muniraj, Liwen Xiao, He Liu, Xinmin Zhan (2015) 'Utilization of potato processing wastewater for microbial lipids and gamma-linolenic acid production by oleaginous fungi'. Journal Of The Science Of Food And Agriculture, [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Effects of loading rate and aeration on nitrogen removal and N2O emissions in intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactors treating slaughterhouse wastewater at 11 °C'
Min Pan, Zhenhu Hu, Rui Liu, Xinmin Zhan (2015) 'Effects of loading rate and aeration on nitrogen removal and N2O emissions in intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactors treating slaughterhouse wastewater at 11 °C'. Bioprocess And Biosystem Engineering, 38 :681-689 [Details]
(2015) 'An investigation into the removal of Salmonella and enteric indicator bacteria from the separated liquid fraction of raw or anaerobically digested pig manure using novel on-farm woodchip biofilters'
McCarthy, G;Lawlor, PG;Carney, KN;Zhan, X;Gutierrez, M;Gardiner, GE (2015) 'An investigation into the removal of Salmonella and enteric indicator bacteria from the separated liquid fraction of raw or anaerobically digested pig manure using novel on-farm woodchip biofilters'. Science Of The Total Environment, 514 :140-146 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'An investigation into the removal of Salmonella and enteric indicator bacteria from the separated liquid fraction of raw or anaerobically digested pig manure using novel on-farm woodchip biofilters'
McCarthy, Gemma, Lawlor, Peadar G., Carney, Kathy.N, Zhan, Xinmin, Gutierrez, M, Gardiner, Gillian E (2015) 'An investigation into the removal of Salmonella and enteric indicator bacteria from the separated liquid fraction of raw or anaerobically digested pig manure using novel on-farm woodchip biofilters'. Science Of The Total Environment, 514 :140-146 [Details]
(2015) 'An investigation into the removal of Salmonella and enteric indicator bacteria from the separated liquid fraction of raw or anaerobically digested pig manure using novel on-farm woodchip biofilters'
McCarthy, G,Lawlor, PG,Carney, KN,Zhan, X,Gutierrez, M,Gardiner, GE (2015) 'An investigation into the removal of Salmonella and enteric indicator bacteria from the separated liquid fraction of raw or anaerobically digested pig manure using novel on-farm woodchip biofilters'. Science Of The Total Environment, 514 :140-146 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'An assessment of Salmonella survival in pig manure and its separated solid and liquid fractions during storage'
McCarthy G, Lawlor PG, Gutierrez M, O'Sullivan L, Murphy A, Zhan X, Gardiner GE (2015) 'An assessment of Salmonella survival in pig manure and its separated solid and liquid fractions during storage'. Health, 50 (2):135-145 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'An investigation into the removal of Salmonella and enteric indicator bacteria from the separated liquid fraction of raw or anaerobically digested pig manure using novel on-farm woodchip biofilters'
McCarthy G, Lawlor PG, Carney KN, Zhan X, Gutierrez M, Gardiner GE (2015) 'An investigation into the removal of Salmonella and enteric indicator bacteria from the separated liquid fraction of raw or anaerobically digested pig manure using novel on-farm woodchip biofilters'. Science Of The Total Environment, 514 :140-146 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Phosphorus removal from aqueous solutions containing low concentration of phosphate using pyrite calcinate sorbent'
T.-H. Chen, J.-Z. Wang, J. Wang, J.-J. Xie, C.-Z. Zhu, X.-M. Zhan (2015) 'Phosphorus removal from aqueous solutions containing low concentration of phosphate using pyrite calcinate sorbent'. International Journal Of Environmental Science And Technology, 12 :885-892 [Details]
(2014) 'Estimating Estrogen Release and Load from Humans and Livestock in Shanghai, China'
Xiaowei Liu, Jianghong Shi, Hui Zhang, Xinmin Zhan, Genxiang Shen, Shuangqing Hu (2014) 'Estimating Estrogen Release and Load from Humans and Livestock in Shanghai, China'. Journal Of Environmental Quality, 43 :568-577 [Details]
(2014) 'Characteristics of nitrous oxide (N2O) emission from intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactors (IASBRs) treating slaughterhouse wastewater at 11 oC'
Min Pan, Guangxue Wu, Mingchuan Zhang, Xinmin Zhan (2014) 'Characteristics of nitrous oxide (N2O) emission from intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactors (IASBRs) treating slaughterhouse wastewater at 11 oC'. Biochemical Engineering Journal, 86 :62-68 [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Export of phosphorus and nitrogen from lodgepole pine (Pinuscontorta) brash windrows on harvested blanket peat forests'
Zaki-ul-Zaman Asam, Mika Nieminenc, Connie O’Driscoll, Mark O’Connor,Sakari Sarkkola, Annu Kaila, Afshan Sana, Michael Rodgers, Xinmin Zhan,Liwen Xiao (2014) 'Export of phosphorus and nitrogen from lodgepole pine (Pinuscontorta) brash windrows on harvested blanket peat forests'. Ecological Engineering, 64 :161-170 [Details]
(2014) 'Nitrous oxide emission from a biological nutrient removal activated sludge system'
Lei Shen, Guangxue Wu, Xinmin Zhan, Yuntao Guan (2014) 'Nitrous oxide emission from a biological nutrient removal activated sludge system'. Frontiers Of Environmental Science & Engineering, 8 :776-783 [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Phosphorus removal in a sulfur-limestone autotrophic denitrification (SLAD) biofilter'
Ruihua Li, Yulin Yuan, Xinmin Zhan, Bo Liu (2014) 'Phosphorus removal in a sulfur-limestone autotrophic denitrification (SLAD) biofilter'. Environmental Science And Pollution Research, 21 :972-978 [Details]
(2014) 'Nitrogen removal from slaughterhouse wastewater through partial nitrification followed by denitrification in intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactors at 11 oC'
Min Pan, Liam G. Herry, Rui Liu, Xiaoming Huang, Xinmin Zhan (2014) 'Nitrogen removal from slaughterhouse wastewater through partial nitrification followed by denitrification in intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactors at 11 oC'. Environmental Technology, 35 :470-477 [Details]
(2014) 'Nutrient and heavy metals in decaying harvest residue needles on drained blanket peat forests'
Aki-ul-Zaman Asam, Mika Nieminen, Annu Kaila, Raija Laiho, Sakari Sarkkola, Mark O’Connor, Connie O’Driscoll, Afshan Sana, Michael Rodgers, Xinmin Zhan, Liwen Xiao (2014) 'Nutrient and heavy metals in decaying harvest residue needles on drained blanket peat forests'. European Journal Of Forest Research, 133 :969-982 [Details]
(2014) 'Adsorption of roxarsone by iron (hydr)oxide-modified multiwalled carbon nanotubes from aqueous solution and its mechanisms'
Hu, J,Tong, Z,Chen, G,Zhan, X,Hu, Z (2014) 'Adsorption of roxarsone by iron (hydr)oxide-modified multiwalled carbon nanotubes from aqueous solution and its mechanisms'. International Journal Of Environmental Science And Technology, 11 :785-794 [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Occurrence and removal of free estrogens, conjugated estrogens, and Bisphenol A in manure treatment facilities in East China'
Hui Zhang, Jianghong Shi, Xiaowei Liu, Xinmin Zhan, Ting Bo (2014) 'Occurrence and removal of free estrogens, conjugated estrogens, and Bisphenol A in manure treatment facilities in East China'. Water Research, 58 :248-257 [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Whole-tree harvesting and grass seeding as potential mitigation methods for phosphorus export in peatland catchments'
1 Connie O'Driscoll; Mark O'Connor; Zaki Asam; Elvira de Eyto; Russell Poole; Michael Rodgers; Xinmin Zhan; Mika Nieminen; Liwen Xiao (2014) 'Whole-tree harvesting and grass seeding as potential mitigation methods for phosphorus export in peatland catchments'. Forest Ecology And Management, 319 :176-185 [Details]
(2014) 'Removal and Recovery of Cu and Pb from Single and Cu–Pb–Cd–Zn Multi-metal Solutions by Modified Pyrite: Fixed Bed Columns'
Yan Yang, Tianhu Chen, Ping Li, Haibo Liu, JIngjing Xie, Qiaoqin Xie, Xinmin Zhan (2014) 'Removal and Recovery of Cu and Pb from Single and Cu–Pb–Cd–Zn Multi-metal Solutions by Modified Pyrite: Fixed Bed Columns'. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 53 :18180-18188 [Details]
(2014) 'Efficiency and mechanism of copper removal from aqueous solution using colloidal pyrite calcined in N2 atmosphere: column experiment'
Tianhu Chen, Yan Yang, Dong Chen, Jingjing Xie, Ping Li, Qiaoqin Xie, Xinmin Zhan (2014) 'Efficiency and mechanism of copper removal from aqueous solution using colloidal pyrite calcined in N2 atmosphere: column experiment'. International Journal Of Mineral Processing, 130 :82-87 [Details]
(2014) 'Occurrence of phthalic acid esters in source waters: a nationwide survey in China during the period of 2009-2012'
Xiaowei Liu, Jianghong Shi, Hui Zhang, Wei Wu, Qingcai Chen, Ting Bo, Xinmin Zhan (2014) 'Occurrence of phthalic acid esters in source waters: a nationwide survey in China during the period of 2009-2012'. Environmental Pollution, 184 :262-270 [Details]
(2013) 'Treatment of separated piggery anaerobic digestate liquid using woodchip biofilters'
Carney, KN,Rodgers, M,Lawlor, PG,Zhan, X (2013) 'Treatment of separated piggery anaerobic digestate liquid using woodchip biofilters'. Environmental Technology, 34 :663-670 [DOI] [Details]
(2013) 'Assessment of nitrogen and phosphorus removal in an intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactor (IASBR) and a sequencing batch reactor (SBR)'
Min Pan, Tianhu Chen, Zhenhu Hu, Xiaoming Huang, Xinmin Zhan (2013) 'Assessment of nitrogen and phosphorus removal in an intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactor (IASBR) and a sequencing batch reactor (SBR)'. Water Science And Technology, 68 :400-405 [Details]
(2013) 'Simultaneous removal of nitrogen and phosphorous from wastewater by means of FeS-based autotrophic denitrification'
Ruihua Li, Jianmin Niu, Xinmin Zhan, Bo Liu (2013) 'Simultaneous removal of nitrogen and phosphorous from wastewater by means of FeS-based autotrophic denitrification'. Water Science And Technology, 67 :2761-2767 [Details]
(2013) 'Microbial lipid production from potato processing wastewater using oleaginous filamentous fungi Aspergillus oryzae'
Iniya Kumar Muniraj, Liwen Xiao, Zhenhu Hu, Xinmin Zhan, Jianghong Shi (2013) 'Microbial lipid production from potato processing wastewater using oleaginous filamentous fungi Aspergillus oryzae'. Water Research, 47 :3477-3483 [Details]
(2013) 'Sludge/water partition and biochemical transformation of estrone and 17β-estradiol in a pilot-scale step-feed anoxic/oxic wastewater treatment system'
Jianghong Shi, Qingcai Chen, Xiaowei Liu, Xinmin Zhan, Jun Li, Zebing Li (2013) 'Sludge/water partition and biochemical transformation of estrone and 17β-estradiol in a pilot-scale step-feed anoxic/oxic wastewater treatment system'. Biochemical Engineering Journal, 74 :107-114 [Details]
(2013) 'Phosphorus removal from wastewater using natural pyrrhotite'
Ruihua Li, Cathal Kelly, Richard Keegan, Liwen Xiao, Liam Morrison, Xinmin Zhan (2013) 'Phosphorus removal from wastewater using natural pyrrhotite'. Colloids And Surfaces A-Physicochemical And Engineering Aspects, 427 :13-18 [Details]
(2013) 'Adsorption removal of tetracycline from aqueous solution by anaerobic granular sludge: equilibrium and kinetic studies'
Ke Li, Feng Ji, Yuanlu Liu, Zilin Tong, Xinmin Zhan, Zhenhu Hu (2013) 'Adsorption removal of tetracycline from aqueous solution by anaerobic granular sludge: equilibrium and kinetic studies'. Water Science And Technology, 67 :1490-1496 [Details]
(2013) 'Nutrient removals from separated pig manure digestate liquid using hybrid biofilters'
Mingchuan Zhang, Peadar G. Lawlor, Zhenhu Hu, Xinmin Zhan (2013) 'Nutrient removals from separated pig manure digestate liquid using hybrid biofilters'. Environmental Technology, 34 :645-670 [Details]
(2013) 'Treatment of separated piggery anaerobic digestate liquid using woodchip biofilters'
Carney, KN;Rodgers, M;Lawlor, PG;Zhan, X (2013) 'Treatment of separated piggery anaerobic digestate liquid using woodchip biofilters'. Environmental Technology, 34 :663-670 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Methane production from anaerobic co-digestion of the separated solid fraction of pig manure with dried grass silage'
Xie, S;Wu, G;Lawlor, PG;Frost, JP;Zhan, X (2012) 'Methane production from anaerobic co-digestion of the separated solid fraction of pig manure with dried grass silage'. Bioresource Technology, 104 :289-297 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Hydrolysis and acidification of grass silage in leaching bed reactors'
Xie, S;Lawlor, PG;Frost, JP;Wu, G;Zhan, X (2012) 'Hydrolysis and acidification of grass silage in leaching bed reactors'. Bioresource Technology, 114 :406-413 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Nitrous oxide emission and nutrient removal in aerobic granular sludge sequencing batch reactors'
Xiangchun Quan, Mingchuan Zhang, Peadar G. Lawlor, Zhifeng Yang, Xinmin Zhan (2012) 'Nitrous oxide emission and nutrient removal in aerobic granular sludge sequencing batch reactors'. Water Research, 46 :4981-4990 [Details]
(2012) 'Methane production from anaerobic co-digestion of the separated solid fraction of pig manure with dried grass silage'
Xie, S,Wu, G,Lawlor, PG,Frost, JP,Zhan, X (2012) 'Methane production from anaerobic co-digestion of the separated solid fraction of pig manure with dried grass silage'. Bioresource Technology, 104 :289-297 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Economic analyses of pig manure treatment options available in Ireland'
Tereza Nolana, Stephen Gilkson, Peter Frost, Shane M. Troya, Caolan Harrington, Sihuang Xie, Xinmin Zhan, Mark G. Healy, and Peadar G (2012) 'Economic analyses of pig manure treatment options available in Ireland'. Bioresource Technology, 105 :15-23 [Details]
(2012) 'Characteristics of Nitrous Oxide (N2O) Emissions from Intermittently-Aerated Sequencing Batch Reactors Treating the Separated Liquid Fraction of Anaerobically Digested Pig Manure'
Zhang, MC,Lawlor, PG,Li, JP,Zhan, XM (2012) 'Characteristics of Nitrous Oxide (N2O) Emissions from Intermittently-Aerated Sequencing Batch Reactors Treating the Separated Liquid Fraction of Anaerobically Digested Pig Manure'. Water Air And Soil Pollution, 223 :1973-1981 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Hydrolysis and acidification of grass silage in leaching bed reactors'
Xie, S,Lawlor, PG,Frost, JP,Wu, G,Zhan, X (2012) 'Hydrolysis and acidification of grass silage in leaching bed reactors'. Bioresource Technology, 114 :406-413 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Economic analysis of pig manure treatment options in Ireland'
Nolan, T., Troy, S.M., Gilkinson, S., Frost, P., Xie, S., Zhan, X., Harrington, C., Healy, M.G., Lawlor, P.G. (2012) 'Economic analysis of pig manure treatment options in Ireland'. Bioresource Technology, 105 :15-23 [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2011) 'Nitrifying population dynamics in a redox stratified membrane biofilm reactor for treating ammonium-rich wastewater'
Rongchang Wang, Xinmin Zhan, Yalei Zhang, Jianfu Zhao (2011) 'Nitrifying population dynamics in a redox stratified membrane biofilm reactor for treating ammonium-rich wastewater'. Frontiers of Environmental Science & Engineering in China, 5 :48-56 [DOI] [Details]
(2011) 'Characterization of organic matter degradation during composting of manure-straw mixtures spiked with tetracyclines'
Hu, ZH,Liu, YL,Chen, GW,Gui, XY,Chen, TH,Zhan, XM (2011) 'Characterization of organic matter degradation during composting of manure-straw mixtures spiked with tetracyclines'. Bioresource Technology, 102 :7329-7334 [DOI] [Details]
(2011) 'Effect of pig manure to grass silage ratio on methane production in batch anaerobic co-digestion of concentrated pig manure and grass silage'
Xie, S,Lawlor, PG,Frost, JP,Hu, Z,Zhan, X (2011) 'Effect of pig manure to grass silage ratio on methane production in batch anaerobic co-digestion of concentrated pig manure and grass silage'. Bioresource Technology, 102 :5728-5733 [DOI] [Details]
(2011) 'Effects of thermo-chemical pre-treatment of grass silage on methane production by anaerobic digestion'
Xie, S,Frost, JP,Lawlor, PG,Wu, G,Zhan, X (2011) 'Effects of thermo-chemical pre-treatment of grass silage on methane production by anaerobic digestion'. Bioresource Technology, 102 :8748-8755 [DOI] [Details]
(2011) 'Long-term partial nitrification in an intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactor treating ammonium-rich wastewater under controlled oxygen-limited conditions'
Li, J.P., Elliott, D., Nielsen, M., Healy, M.G., Zhan, X. (2011) 'Long-term partial nitrification in an intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactor treating ammonium-rich wastewater under controlled oxygen-limited conditions'. Biochemical Engineering Journal, 55 (3):215-222 [DOI] [Details]
(2011) 'Characteristics of nutrient removal in sequencing batch reactors treating synthetic wastewater with different organic substrates'
Guangxue Wu, Yuntao Guan, Xinmin Zhan (2011) 'Characteristics of nutrient removal in sequencing batch reactors treating synthetic wastewater with different organic substrates'. Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 10 :649-654 [Details]
(2011) 'Effect of pig manure to grass silage ratio on methane production in batch anaerobic co-digestion of concentrated pig manure and grass silage'
Xie, S;Lawlor, PG;Frost, JP;Hu, Z;Zhan, X (2011) 'Effect of pig manure to grass silage ratio on methane production in batch anaerobic co-digestion of concentrated pig manure and grass silage'. Bioresource Technology, 102 :5728-5733 [DOI] [Details]
(2011) 'Effects of thermo-chemical pre-treatment of grass silage on methane production by anaerobic digestion'
Xie, S;Frost, JP;Lawlor, PG;Wu, G;Zhan, X (2011) 'Effects of thermo-chemical pre-treatment of grass silage on methane production by anaerobic digestion'. Bioresource Technology, 102 :8748-8755 [DOI] [Details]
(2011) 'Partial nitrification and nutrient removal in intermittently-aerated sequencing batch reactors treating separated digestate liquid after anaerobic digestion of pig manure'
Mingchuan Zhang, Peadar Lawlor, Guangxue Wu, Brendan Lynch, Xinmin Zhan (2011) 'Partial nitrification and nutrient removal in intermittently-aerated sequencing batch reactors treating separated digestate liquid after anaerobic digestion of pig manure'. Bioprocess and Biosystem Engineering, 1        [DOI] [Details]
(2009) 'Effect of the solid content on anaerobic digestion of meat and bone meal'
Wu, G. X.,Healy, M. G.,Zhan, X. M. (2009) 'Effect of the solid content on anaerobic digestion of meat and bone meal'. Bioresource Technology, 100 (1919):4326-4331 [Details]
(2009) 'Distributions and activities of ammonia oxidizing bacteria and polyphosphate accumulating organisms in a pumped-flow biofilm reactor'
Wu, GX,Nielsen, M,Sorensen, K,Zhan, XM,Rodgers, M (2009) 'Distributions and activities of ammonia oxidizing bacteria and polyphosphate accumulating organisms in a pumped-flow biofilm reactor'. Water Research, 43 :4599-4609 [DOI] [Details]
(2009) 'Enhancing Enzymatic Hydrolysis of Maize Stover by Bayer Process Sand Pretreatment'
Rodgers, M,Hu, ZH,Zhan, XM (2009) 'Enhancing Enzymatic Hydrolysis of Maize Stover by Bayer Process Sand Pretreatment'. Energy & Fuels, 23 :2284-2289 [DOI] [Details]
(2009) 'Nitrogen removal from slaughterhouse wastewater in a sequencing batch reactor under controlled low DO conditions'
Zhan, XM,Healy, MG,Li, JP (2009) 'Nitrogen removal from slaughterhouse wastewater in a sequencing batch reactor under controlled low DO conditions'. Bioprocess And Biosystems Engineering, 32 :607-614 [DOI] [Details]
(2009) 'Diary wastewater treatment using aIternating pumped flow sequencing batch biofilm reactors'
Rodgers M, O'Reilly E and Zhan X (2009) 'Diary wastewater treatment using aIternating pumped flow sequencing batch biofilm reactors'. International Journal of Environment and Pollution, 38 :371-384 [Details]
(2009) 'Microbial community associated with glucose-induced enhanced biological phosphorus removal'
Wu, G., Sorensen, K., Rodgers, M. and Zhan, X. (2009) 'Microbial community associated with glucose-induced enhanced biological phosphorus removal'. Water Science and Technology, [Details]
(2009) 'Effect of solid content on anaerobic batch digestion of meat and bone meal'
Wu G, Healy MG and Zhan X (2009) 'Effect of solid content on anaerobic batch digestion of meat and bone meal'. Bioresource Technology, 100 :4326-4331 [Details]
(2009) 'Thermochemical pretreatment of meat and bone meal and its effects on methane production'
Wu G, Hu Z, Healy MG and Zhan X (2009) 'Thermochemical pretreatment of meat and bone meal and its effects on methane production'. Frontiers of Environmental Science & Engineering in China, 3 :300-306 [Details]
(2008) 'Effect of salinity on the activity, settling and microbial community of activated sludge in sequencing batch reactors treating synthetic saline wastewater'
Wu, G,Guan, Y,Zhan, X (2008) 'Effect of salinity on the activity, settling and microbial community of activated sludge in sequencing batch reactors treating synthetic saline wastewater'. Water Science And Technology, 58 :351-358 [DOI] [Details]
(2008) 'Nutrient removal from slaughterhouse wastewater in an intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactor'
Li, JP,Healy, MG,Zhan, XM,Rodgers, M (2008) 'Nutrient removal from slaughterhouse wastewater in an intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactor'. Bioresource Technology, 99 :7644-7650 [DOI] [Details]
(2008) 'Effect of aeration rate on nutrient removal from slaughterhouse wastewater in an intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactor'
Li, J., Healy, M., Zhan, X. and Rodgers, M. (2008) 'Effect of aeration rate on nutrient removal from slaughterhouse wastewater in an intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactor'. Journal of Water, Air and Soil Pollution, 192 :251-261 [Details]
(2008) 'Effect of salinity on the activity, settling and microbial community of activated sludge in sequencing batch reactors treating synthetic saline wastewater'
Wu, G;Guan, Y;Zhan, X (2008) 'Effect of salinity on the activity, settling and microbial community of activated sludge in sequencing batch reactors treating synthetic saline wastewater'. Water Science And Technology, 58 :351-358 [DOI] [Details]
(2008) 'Pumped flow biofilm reactors (PFBR) for treating municipal wastewater'
O'Reilly, E,Rodgers, M,Zhan, XM (2008) 'Pumped flow biofilm reactors (PFBR) for treating municipal wastewater'. Water Science And Technology, 57 :1857-1865 [Details]
(2008) 'Nitrogen and phosphorus removal from domestic strength synthetic wastewater using an alternating pumped flow sequencing batch biofilm reactor'
Rodgers, M,Wu, GX,Zhan, XM (2008) 'Nitrogen and phosphorus removal from domestic strength synthetic wastewater using an alternating pumped flow sequencing batch biofilm reactor'. Journal Of Environmental Quality, 37 :977-982 [DOI] [Details]
(2008) 'Analysis of the microbial community in sequencing batch reactors treating saline wastewater using molecular fingerprinting techniques'
Wu, G., Guan, Y. and Zhan, X. (2008) 'Analysis of the microbial community in sequencing batch reactors treating saline wastewater using molecular fingerprinting techniques'. Journal of Biotechnology, 136 (1) [Details]
(2008) 'Nitrification in sequencing batch reactors with and without glucose addition at 11o C'
Wu, G., Rodgers, M. and Zhan, X. (2008) 'Nitrification in sequencing batch reactors with and without glucose addition at 11o C'. Biochemical Engineering Journal, 40 :373-378 [DOI] [Details]
(2006) 'Small-scale domestic wastewater treatment using an alternating pumped sequencing batch biofilm reactor system'
Rodgers, M,Zhan, XM,O'Reilly, E (2006) 'Small-scale domestic wastewater treatment using an alternating pumped sequencing batch biofilm reactor system'. Bioprocess And Biosystems Engineering, 28 :323-330 [DOI] [Details]
(2006) 'Biofilm growth and characteristics in an alternating pumped sequencing batch biofilm reactor'
Zhan, X., Rodgers, M. and O'Reilly, E. (2006) 'Biofilm growth and characteristics in an alternating pumped sequencing batch biofilm reactor'. Water Research, 40 :817-825 [Details]
(2005) 'Wastewater treatment using a vertically moving biofilm system followed by a sand filter'
Rodgers, M,Zhan, XM,Prendergast, J (2005) 'Wastewater treatment using a vertically moving biofilm system followed by a sand filter'. Process Biochemistry, 40 :3132-3136 [DOI] [Details]
(2005) 'Effect of salinity variations on the performance of activated sludge system'
Wang, J. L., Zhan, X., Feng, Y. and Qian, Y. (2005) 'Effect of salinity variations on the performance of activated sludge system'. Biomedical and Environmental Sciences, 18 (1):5-8 [Details]
(2004) 'Mixing characteristics and whey wastewater treatment of a novel moving anaerobic biofilm reactor'
Rodgers, M,Zhan, XM,Dolan, B (2004) 'Mixing characteristics and whey wastewater treatment of a novel moving anaerobic biofilm reactor'. Journal Of Environmental Science And Health Part A-Toxic/Hazardous Substances & Environmental Engineering, 39 :2183-2193 [DOI] [Details]
(2004) 'Oxygen transfer and industrial wastewater treatment efficiency of a vertically moving biofilm system'
Rodgers, M,Zhan, XM,Casey, A (2004) 'Oxygen transfer and industrial wastewater treatment efficiency of a vertically moving biofilm system'. Water Air And Soil Pollution, 151 :165-178 [Details]
(2004) 'Biological nitrogen removal using a vertically moving biofilm system'
Rodgers, M,Zhan, XM (2004) 'Biological nitrogen removal using a vertically moving biofilm system'. Bioresource Technology, 93 :313-319 [DOI] [Details]
(2004) 'Nutrient removal in a sequencing batch biofilm reactor (SBBR) using a vertically moving biofilm system'
Rodgers, M,Zhan, XM,Burke, MD (2004) 'Nutrient removal in a sequencing batch biofilm reactor (SBBR) using a vertically moving biofilm system'. Environmental Technology, 25 :211-218 [Details]
(2004) 'Moving-medium biofilm reactors'
Rodgers, M. and Zhan, X. (2004) 'Moving-medium biofilm reactors'. Reviews in Environmental Science and Bio/Technology, 3 :213-224 [Details]
(2003) 'Removal of aniline from aqueous solution by macroporous adsorptive resin'
Zhan, X., Wang, J., Wen, X. and Qian, Y. (2003) 'Removal of aniline from aqueous solution by macroporous adsorptive resin'. Water Intelligence Online, [Details]
(2003) 'Lead removal from aqueous solutions by surface precipitation using a novel gel adsorbent synthesized from natural condensed tannin'
Zhan, X., Zhao, X., Miyazaki, A. and Nakano, Y. (2003) 'Lead removal from aqueous solutions by surface precipitation using a novel gel adsorbent synthesized from natural condensed tannin'. Chinese Journal of Chemical Engineering, 11 :1-10 [Details]
(2003) 'Mechanism of lead adsorption from aqueous solutions using an adsorbent synthesized from natural condensed tannin'
Zhan, XM,Zhao, X (2003) 'Mechanism of lead adsorption from aqueous solutions using an adsorbent synthesized from natural condensed tannin'. Water Research, 37 :3905-3912 [DOI] [Details]
(2003) 'Removal of lead from aqueous solutions by condensed tannin gel adsorbent'
Zhan, X., Zhao, X., Miyazaki, A. and Nakano, Y. (2003) 'Removal of lead from aqueous solutions by condensed tannin gel adsorbent'. Journal of Environmental Sciences-China, 15 :102-106 [Details]
(2003) 'A pilot plant study using a vertically moving biofilm process to treat municipal wastewater'
Rodgers, M,Zhan, XM,Gallagher, B (2003) 'A pilot plant study using a vertically moving biofilm process to treat municipal wastewater'. Bioresource Technology, 89 :139-143 [DOI] [Details]
(2003) 'Ammonium removal using a vertically moving biofilm system'
Rodgers, M,Zhan, XM,Casey, A (2003) 'Ammonium removal using a vertically moving biofilm system'. Journal Of Environmental Science And Health Part A-Toxic/Hazardous Substances & Environmental Engineering, 38 :2483-2494 [DOI] [Details]
(2001) 'Adsorption mechanism of a novel adsorbent synthesized from natural condensed tannin for lead removal from aqueous solutions'
Zhan, X., Miyazaki, A. and Nakano, Y. (2001) 'Adsorption mechanism of a novel adsorbent synthesized from natural condensed tannin for lead removal from aqueous solutions'. Journal of Chemical Engineering of Japan, 34 :1204-1210 [Details]
(2001) 'Biosorption of lead(II) from aqueous solution by fungal biomass of Aspergillus niger'
Wang, J. L., Zhan, X., Ding, D. and Zhou, D. (2001) 'Biosorption of lead(II) from aqueous solution by fungal biomass of Aspergillus niger'. Journal of Biotechnology, 87 :273-277 [Details]
(2001) 'Indirect electrochemical treatment of saline dyestuff wastewater'
Zhan, X., Wang, J. L., Wen, X. H. and Qian, Y. (2001) 'Indirect electrochemical treatment of saline dyestuff wastewater'. Environmental Technology, 22 :1105-1112 [Details]
(2000) 'Influence of inorganic salt on biodegradability of dyestuffs'
Zhan, X., Wang, J. L., Wen, X. H., Feng, Y. C. and Qian, Y. (2000) 'Influence of inorganic salt on biodegradability of dyestuffs'. Journal of Environmental Sciences-China, 12 :416-421 [Details]
(2000) 'Shock loading caused by highly-concentrated salt on activated sludge system'
Feng, Y. C., Zhan, X., Wen, X. H., Wang, J. L., Kong, H. and Qian, Y. (2000) 'Shock loading caused by highly-concentrated salt on activated sludge system'. Chinese Journal of Environmental Science, 21 :106-108 [Details]
(2000) 'Removal of Cr(VI) from aqueous solution by macroporous resin adsorption'
Zhan, X., Wang, J. L. and Qian, Y. (2000) 'Removal of Cr(VI) from aqueous solution by macroporous resin adsorption'. Journal of Environmental Science and Health Part A, 35 :1211-1230 [Details]
(1999) 'Adsorption of aniline on NKA-II adsorption resin'
Zhan, X., Wang, J. L., Wen, X. H. and Qian, Y. (1999) 'Adsorption of aniline on NKA-II adsorption resin'. Environmental Chemistry, 19 :356-362 [Details]
(1999) 'Review of the biological treatment of salinity wastewater'
Zhan, X., Wang, J. L., Wen, X. H. and Qian, Y. (1999) 'Review of the biological treatment of salinity wastewater'. Chinese Journal of Environmental Science, 20 :104-106 [Details]
(1999) 'Treatment of saline dyestuff wastewater by using the electrochemical method'
Wang, H., Wang, J. L., Zhan, X. and Qian, Y. (1999) 'Treatment of saline dyestuff wastewater by using the electrochemical method'. Journal of Chinese Environmental Science, 19 :441-444 [Details]
(1998) 'Relationship between hue of p-aminoazobenzene chloride salt and its absorption spectra'
Zhan, X., Wang, J. L. and Qian, Y. (1998) 'Relationship between hue of p-aminoazobenzene chloride salt and its absorption spectra'. Environmental Chemistry, 17 :595-600 [Details]
(1998) 'Calculation method on compensatory expenses of natural resources'
Zhan, X., Wang, J. L. and Wu, L. B. (1998) 'Calculation method on compensatory expenses of natural resources'. Shanghai Environmental Science, 17 :1-3 [Details]
(1998) 'Treatment of p- aminoazobenzene chloride salt wastewater by sedimentation - resin adsorption'
Zhan, X., Wang, J. L., Wu, L. B. and Qian, Y. (1998) 'Treatment of p- aminoazobenzene chloride salt wastewater by sedimentation - resin adsorption'. Environmental Engineering, 16 :7-10 [Details]
(1997) 'Determining anaerobic biodegradability of organic substance with the Dophul method'
Zhan, X., Shi, S., Jiang, Z. and Qian, Y. (1997) 'Determining anaerobic biodegradability of organic substance with the Dophul method'. Chongqing Environmental Science, 20 :34-37 [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2016) 'From waste to value: urban agriculture enables cycling of resources in cities'
Thomas Nehls, Yan Jiang, Conor Dennehy, Xinmin Zhan, Luke Beesley (2016) 'From waste to value: urban agriculture enables cycling of resources in cities' In: Urban Agriculture Europe. Berlin: Jovis Verlag GmbH. [Details]
(2017) 'Molecular diversity of oleaginous fungi in Irish soil and their potential for biodiesel production'
Iniya Kumar Muniraj, Sivakumar Uthandi, Liwen Xiao, Zhenhu Hu, Xinmin Zhan (2017) 'Molecular diversity of oleaginous fungi in Irish soil and their potential for biodiesel production' In: Molecular Markers in Mycology: Diagnostics and Marker Developments. Amsterdam: Spinger. [Details]
(2002) 'Prevention and control of industrial wastewater pollution in China'
Qian, Y., Wen, X. H., Li, X., Zhang, Z. X. & Xinmin Zhan, X. (2002) 'Prevention and control of industrial wastewater pollution in China' In: Strategies to Prevent Water Pollution and Disaster in China. Beijing: China Press of Water Resources and Hydropower. [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2016) International Conference on Pollution Control and Resource Recovery for the Livestock Sector
Finnegan, W., Goggins, J., Clifford, E., Zhan, X., (2016) Global warming potential associated with Irish milk powder production International Conference on Pollution Control and Resource Recovery for the Livestock Sector [Details]
(2016) THERMODYNAMIC EVALUATION OF ANAEROBIC DIGESTION AND INTEGRATED GASIFICATION FOR WASTE MANAGEMENT AND ENERGY PRODUCTION WITHIN WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANTS
Dussan, K,Yang, Q,Zhan, X,Monaghan, RFD,Faaij, APC,Baxter, D,Grassi, A,Helm, P (2016) PAPERS OF THE 24TH EUROPEAN BIOMASS CONFERENCE: SETTING THE COURSE FOR A BIOBASED ECONOMY THERMODYNAMIC EVALUATION OF ANAEROBIC DIGESTION AND INTEGRATED GASIFICATION FOR WASTE MANAGEMENT AND ENERGY PRODUCTION WITHIN WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANTS , pp.847-857 [Details]
(2016) International Conference on Engineering for Waste and Biomass Valorisation
Dussan K, Yang Q, Zhan X, Lane F, Monaghan RFD (2016) Technoeconomic analysis of integrated sludge anaerobic digestion and gasification at wastewater treatment plants International Conference on Engineering for Waste and Biomass Valorisation Albi, France, [Details]
(2016) European Biomass Conference and Exhibition
Dussan K, Yang Q, Zhan X, Lane F, Monaghan RFD (2016) Thermodynamic evaluation of anaerobic digestion and integrated gasification for waste management and energy production within wastewater treatment plants European Biomass Conference and Exhibition Amsterdam, Netherlands, [Details]
(2016) Civil Engineering Research in Ireland
Fitzhenry, K., Finnegan, W., Zhan, X., Goggins, J., Rowan, N., Clifford, E. (2016) Evaluation of UV disinfection technologies for water reuse and rainwater harvesting in the Irish dairy industry Civil Engineering Research in Ireland [Details]
(2016) PAPERS OF THE 24TH EUROPEAN BIOMASS CONFERENCE: SETTING THE COURSE FOR A BIOBASED ECONOMY
Dussan, K;Yang, Q;Zhan, X;Monaghan, RFD (2016) THERMODYNAMIC EVALUATION OF ANAEROBIC DIGESTION AND INTEGRATED GASIFICATION FOR WASTE MANAGEMENT AND ENERGY PRODUCTION WITHIN WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANTS PAPERS OF THE 24TH EUROPEAN BIOMASS CONFERENCE: SETTING THE COURSE FOR A BIOBASED ECONOMY , pp.847-857 [Details]
(2015) 1st IWA Resource Recovery Conference
Yang Q, Dussan K, Monaghan RFD, Zhan X (2015) Energy recovery from thermal treatment of dewatered sludge in wastewater treatment plants 1st IWA Resource Recovery Conference [Details]
(2012) IWA World Congress on Water Climate and Energy
Clifford, E., McNamara, S., Forde, P., Zhan, X., and O’Reilly, E. (2012) Application of the suction flow biofilm reactor (ASF-BR) technology in the treatment of primary treated municipal wastewater IWA World Congress on Water Climate and Energy [Details]
(2009) IWA 2nd Specialized Conference. Nutrient management in wastewater treatment processes
Norton, D., Healy, M.G., Li, J., Zhan, X. (2009) Nitrogen removal from slaughterhouse wastewater using a pilot-scale sequencing batch reactor IWA 2nd Specialized Conference. Nutrient management in wastewater treatment processes Krakow, Poland, , 06-SEP-12 - 09-SEP-12 [Details]
(2008) ESAI Colloquium
Norton, D., Zhan, X., Healy, M.G. (2008) Pilot-scale sequencing batch reactor (SBR) system in slaughterhouse wastewater treatment ESAI Colloquium Dundalk IT, [Details]
(2007) ESAI colloquium
Li, J., Zhan, X., Healy, M.G. (2007) Effect of aeration rate on nutrient removal from slaughterhouse wastewater in intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactors ESAI colloquium IT Carlow, [Details]
(2007) 10th International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology, Kos Island, Greece
Li, J.P., Zhan, X.M., Healy, M.G., Norton, D., Rodgers, M. (2007) Nutrient removal from slaughterhouse wastewater in an intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactor 10th International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology, Kos Island, Greece Kos Island, Greece, , 05-SEP-12 - 07-SEP-12 [Details]

Published Reports

  Year Publication
(2009) Enhanced nitrogen removal for slaughterhouse wastewater using novel technologies (2005-ET-MS-31-M3). Final report prepared for the Environmental Protection Agency, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Zhan, X., Healy, M.G., Li, J.P., Norton, D. (2009) Enhanced nitrogen removal for slaughterhouse wastewater using novel technologies (2005-ET-MS-31-M3). Final report prepared for the Environmental Protection Agency, Co. Wexford, Ireland. EPA, Wexford. [Details]

Edited Books

  Year Publication
(2019)
Zhan et al (Ed.). (2019) Special Issue of Pollution Control and Resource Recovery for the Livestock Farming Industry London: International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation. [Details]
(2017)
Zhan et al (Ed.). (2017) Speical issue of Pollution Control and Resource Recovery for the Livestock Farming Industry Beijing: Frontiers of Environmental Science and Engineering. [Details]
(2016)
Zhan et al (Ed.). (2016) Special issue on Pollution Control and Resource Recovery for the Livestock Farming Industry Romania: Environmental Engineering and Management Journal. [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
'€1m study will increase resource efficiency in Irish dairy processing. Engineers Ireland'
Finnegan, W., Goggins, J., Clifford, E., Fitzhenry, K., Tarpey, E., and Zhan, X., '€1m study will increase resource efficiency in Irish dairy processing. Engineers Ireland' Engineers Ireland Journal, . [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
(2016) 26th Irish Environmental Researchers Colloquium, Environ 2016,
Fitzhenry, K., Rowan, N., Finnegan, W., Tarpey, E., Goggins, J., Zhan, X., Clifford, E., (2016) Tertiary treatment technologies for water reuse and rainwater harvesting in the Irish dairy industry. [Oral Presentation], 26th Irish Environmental Researchers Colloquium, Environ 2016, University of Limerick, Ireland , 24-MAR-16. [Details]
(2016) 26th Irish Environmental Researchers Colloquium, Environ 2016,
Finnegan, W., Goggins, J., Clifford, E., Zhan, X., (2016) The impact of the Irish dairy processing industry on climate change. [Oral Presentation], 26th Irish Environmental Researchers Colloquium, Environ 2016, University of Limerick, Ireland , 24-MAR-16. [Details]
(2016) Ryan Institute Research & Open Day 2016,
Fitzhenry, K., Finnegan, W., Zhan, X., Goggins, J., Rowan, N., Clifford, E. (2016) UV Disinfection Technologies for Water Reuse and Rainwater Harvesting in the Irish Dairy Industry. [Poster Presentation], Ryan Institute Research & Open Day 2016, NUI Galway, Ireland , 09-DEC-16. [Details]
(2016) SUSMILK Conference: Solutions for sustainable milk processing,
Finnegan, W., Goggins, J., Clifford, E., Zhan, X., (2016) DairyWater: Environmental impact associated with the manufacture of dairy products in Ireland. [Poster Presentation (Refereed)], SUSMILK Conference: Solutions for sustainable milk processing, Santiago de Compostela, Spain , 22-SEP-16. [Details]
(2016) Workshop on Renewable Energy and Products from Biomass and Waste,
Dussán K, Yang Q, Zhan X, Lane F, Monaghan RFD (2016) Technoeconomic Analysis of Integrated Sludge Anaerobic Digestion and Gasification at Wastewater Treatment Plants. [Invited Oral Presentation], Workshop on Renewable Energy and Products from Biomass and Waste, Seville, Spain , 03-NOV-16 - 04-NOV-16. [Details]
(2016) 26th Irish Environmental Researchers Colloquium, Environ 2016,
Tarpey, E., Finnegan, W., Fitzhenry, K., Clifford, E., Zhan, X. (2016) Use of IASBR to treat dairy processing wastewater: A laboratory scale study. [Oral Presentation], 26th Irish Environmental Researchers Colloquium, Environ 2016, University of Limerick, Ireland , 24-MAR-16. [Details]
(2016) Ryan Institute Research & Open Day 2016,
Finnegan, W., Goggins, J., Clifford, E., Zhan, X. (2016) Environmental impact associated with the manufacture of Irish dairy products. [Poster Presentation], Ryan Institute Research & Open Day 2016, NUI Galway, Ireland , 09-DEC-16. [Details]
(2016) Civil Engineering Research in Ireland (CERI) 2016,
Finnegan, W., Goggins, J., Clifford, E., Zhan, X., (2016) The impact of the Irish dairy processing industry on climate change. [Oral Presentation], Civil Engineering Research in Ireland (CERI) 2016, Galway, Ireland , 29-AUG-16. [Details]
(2015) Ryan Institute Overview presentations,
Fitzhenry, K., Finnegan, W., Zhan, X., Goggins, J., Rowan, N., Clifford, E. (2015) Tertiary Treatment Technologies for Water Reuse and Rainwater Harvesting in the Irish Dairy Industry. [Oral Presentation], Ryan Institute Overview presentations, Ryan Institute, NUI, Galway, Ireland , 13-OCT-15. [Details]
(2015) 25th Environmental Science Association Ireland Colloquium,
Fitzhenry, K., Clifford, E., Rowan, N., Stocca, A., Finnegan, W., Zhan, X. (2015) Tertiary treatment technologies for water reuse and rainwater harvesting in the Irish dairy industry. [Oral Presentation], 25th Environmental Science Association Ireland Colloquium, Sligo Institute of Technology. Ireland , 08-APR-15. [Details]
(2015) Ryan Institute Research Day 2015,
Fitzhenry, K., Clifford, E., Rowan, N., Stocca, A., Finnegan, W., Zhan, X. (2015) Tertiary treatment technologies for water reuse and rainwater harvesting in the Irish dairy industry. [Poster Presentation], Ryan Institute Research Day 2015, NUI Galway, Ireland , 25-SEP-15. [Details]

Conference Paper

  Year Publication
(2010) Effect of shear forces on biofilm characteristics and nitrogen removal performance in redox stratified membrane biofilm reactor . Proceedings of the 1st Sino-Danish Jointly Conference on Sustainable Environmental Engineering.
Wang RC, Zhan XM and Zhao JF (2010) Effect of shear forces on biofilm characteristics and nitrogen removal performance in redox stratified membrane biofilm reactor . Proceedings of the 1st Sino-Danish Jointly Conference on Sustainable Environmental Engineering. Shanghai, China: Conference Paper [Details]
(2010) Process optimization of membrane bioreactor for enhancing nitrogen and phosphorus removal. Proceedings of the 1st Sino-Danish Jointly Conference on Sustainable Environmental Engineering.
Wang RC, Zhan XM, Yang DH, and Zhao JF (2010) Process optimization of membrane bioreactor for enhancing nitrogen and phosphorus removal. Proceedings of the 1st Sino-Danish Jointly Conference on Sustainable Environmental Engineering. Shanghai, China: Conference Paper [Details]
(2009) Effect of coagulation conditions on the performance of the in-line coagulation/ultrafiltration process: A pilot study. Proceedings of IWA Membrane Technology Conference.
Wang RC, Tong H., Xia SQ, Zhan XM, Zhao JF (2009) Effect of coagulation conditions on the performance of the in-line coagulation/ultrafiltration process: A pilot study. Proceedings of IWA Membrane Technology Conference. Beijing, China: Conference Paper [Details]
(2009) Nitrogen removal from slaughterhouse wastewater using a pilot-scale sequencing batch reactor. 2nd IWA Specialized Conference.
D. Norton, M.G. Healy, J. Li and X. Zhan (2009) Nitrogen removal from slaughterhouse wastewater using a pilot-scale sequencing batch reactor. 2nd IWA Specialized Conference. Conference Paper [Details]
(2009) Redox stratified membrane biofilm reactor (RSMBR) for nitrogen removal from wastewater: effect of oxygen mass transfer characteristics. Proceedings of IWA Membrane Technology Conference.
Wang RC, Zhan XM, Zhang YL and Zhao JF (2009) Redox stratified membrane biofilm reactor (RSMBR) for nitrogen removal from wastewater: effect of oxygen mass transfer characteristics. Proceedings of IWA Membrane Technology Conference. Conference Paper [Details]
(2009) Shortcut nitrogen removal and nitrifying population dynamics in a Redox Stratified Membrane Biofilm Reactor for treating ammonium-rich wastewater. International Symposium on Science, Technology and Policy for Water Pollution Control at Watershed Scale.
Wang RC, Zhan XM, Yang DH, Zhang YL and Zhao JF (2009) Shortcut nitrogen removal and nitrifying population dynamics in a Redox Stratified Membrane Biofilm Reactor for treating ammonium-rich wastewater. International Symposium on Science, Technology and Policy for Water Pollution Control at Watershed Scale. Hangzhou, China: Conference Paper [Details]
(2008) Nutrient removal from slaughterhouse wastewater in an intermittently aerated sequencing batch biofilm reactor.
Li, J., Sorenson, K., Healy, M., Zhan, X. & Rodgers, M. (2008) Nutrient removal from slaughterhouse wastewater in an intermittently aerated sequencing batch biofilm reactor. Conference Paper [Details]
(2008) Analysis of the microbial community in sequencing batch reactors treating saline wastewater using molecular fingerprinting techniques.
Wu, G., Guan, Y. & Zhan, X. (2008) Analysis of the microbial community in sequencing batch reactors treating saline wastewater using molecular fingerprinting techniques. Conference Paper [Details]
(2008) Nutrient removal from slaughterhouse wastewater in intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactors (SBRs).
Zhan, X. (2008) Nutrient removal from slaughterhouse wastewater in intermittently aerated sequencing batch reactors (SBRs). Conference Paper [Details]
(2008) Effect of salinity on the activity, settling and microbial community of activated sludge in sequencing batch reactors treating synthetic saline wastewater.
Wu, G., Guan, Y. & Zhan, X. (2008) Effect of salinity on the activity, settling and microbial community of activated sludge in sequencing batch reactors treating synthetic saline wastewater. Conference Paper [Details]
(2007) Nutrient removal from slaughterhouse wastewater in an intermittently aerated sequencing batch biofilm reactor.
Li, J., Norton, D., Healy, M., Zhan, X. & Rodgers, M. (2007) Nutrient removal from slaughterhouse wastewater in an intermittently aerated sequencing batch biofilm reactor. Conference Paper [Details]
(2002) Biological treatment of saline wastewater.
Zhan, X. (2002) Biological treatment of saline wastewater. Conference Paper [Details]
(2000) Study on the adsorption of aniline onto China-made macroporous resin.
Zhan, X., Wang, J. L. & Qian, Y. (2000) Study on the adsorption of aniline onto China-made macroporous resin. Conference Paper [Details]
(2000) Separation of lead from aqueous solutions by condensed tannin gels.
Zhan, X. and Nakano, Y. (2000) Separation of lead from aqueous solutions by condensed tannin gels. Conference Paper [Details]
(2000) Removal of lead from aqueous solutions by condensed tannin adsorbent.
Zhan, X. and Nakano, Y. (2000) Removal of lead from aqueous solutions by condensed tannin adsorbent. Conference Paper [Details]
(2000) Effect of NaCl shock loadings on activated sludge treatment system.
Feng, Y. C., Zhan, X., Wang, J. L. & Qian, Y. (2000) Effect of NaCl shock loadings on activated sludge treatment system. Conference Paper [Details]

Honours and Awards

  Year Title Awarding Body
2014 Biochemical Engineering Journal Top Cited Papers for 2011 and 2012 Biochemical Engineering Journal
2013 Cre (Composting and Anaerobic Digestion Association of Ireland) Awards Finalist Composting and Anaerobic Digestion Association of Ireland
2012 In recognition of excellence in lecturing Undergraduate Awards

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
• Ireland Chinese Association of Environment, Resources &Energy (ICAERE) Chairman /
Japan Society on Water Environment Associated Foreign Member /
International Water Association Member /
Engineers Ireland Member /

Patents

  Patent Number Title Granted
8,431,025 A Method and Apparatus for Biologically Processing Fluid 30-APR-13

Education

  Year Institution Qualification Subject
1995 Tsinghua University BACHELOR OF ENGINEERING Environmental Engineering
1995 Tsinghua University BACHELOR OF COMMERCE Management
2000 Tsinghua University PhD Environmental Engineering

Reviews

  Journal Role
International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation Editor
Frontiers Of Environmental Science & Engineering Editor

Teaching Interests

water, wastewater, waste treatment systems; environmental chemistry

Recent Postgraduate Students

  Graduation Name Degree Primary Supervisor
2010 Jianping Li PhD Y

Current Postgraduate Students (Research)

  Student Degree Type Type
Peter Leonard Doctorate - PhD(Eng) Supervisor
Zhongzhong Wang Doctorate - Structured Ph.D (Engineering) Supervisor
Walquiria Simplicio Doctorate - Structured Ph.D (Engineering) Supervisor
Songkai Qiu Doctorate - Structured Ph.D (Engineering) Supervisor
Qingfeng Yang Doctorate - Structured Ph.D (Engineering) Supervisor
Shun Wang Doctorate - Structured Ph.D (Engineering) Supervisor
Lin Shi Doctorate - Structured Ph.D (Engineering) Supervisor

Modules Taught

  Term/Year Module Title Module Code Subject / Desc
1st year Engineering Computing I CT1110
5th Year Design of Sustainable Environmental Systems II CE6103
4th & 5th Year Design of Sustainable Environmental Systems I CE464/CE6102
4th Year Estimates and Costing CE468