Jay Cheng

Professor

Jay J. Cheng is a Professor of Biological and Environmental Engineering at North Carolina State University. He works in the area of environmental engineering & bioenergy processes and his primary focus is on research and teaching.

His research and grants investigate bioenergy processes and waste treatments. Cheng’s publication record has resulted in over 85 articles in refereed scientific journals, and more than 90 papers in national and international technical conferences. He is the editor of “Biomass to Renewable Energy Processes” a book published in 2010 and considered a standard reference and textbook in the area of bioenergy.

Cheng research program is well funded having secured over 6 million dollars as the principal investigator or co-investigator for 33 research projects. His program centers on international research collaborations demonstrated by over 65 key-note speeches and seminars in the US, China, Europe, Japan, and South America. He has served as an Associate Editor for the Journal of Environmental Engineering and is the present associate editor of the Journal of (Chinese) Biology. He has served on more than 25 national and international professional committees and is well recognized for his research work.

In addition to his research program Cheng teaches a course in “Biomass to Renewable Energy Processes” and he has mentored 24 graduate students. Cheng is an associate faculty member of NCSU Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering and an adjunct faculty member of the Peking University –School of Environment and Energy in Shenzhen, China.

Cheng is a member of the American Society of Biological and Agricultural Engineers (ASABE), International Water Association (IWA), Water Environment Federation (WEF), Association of Overseas Chinese Agricultural, Biological, and Food Engineers (AOC), and Chinese Association for Science and Technology in USA (CAST-USA).

Education

Ph.D. 1996

Environmental Engineering

University of Cincinnati

M.S. 1987

Biological Engineering

St. Cyril & Methodius University

B.S. 1982

Chemical Engineering

Jiangxi Institute of Technology, Nanchang, China

Research Description

Bioenergy processes and waste treatments

Publications

Evaluation of waste eggshells for adsorption of copper from synthetic and swine wastewater
Hess, B. J. and Kolar, P. and Classen, J. J. and Knappe, D. and Cheng, J. J. (2018), Transactions of the ASABE, 61(3), 967-976.
Transcriptomic Profiling and Gene Disruption Revealed that Two Genes Related to PUFAs/DHA Biosynthesis May be Essential for Cell Growth of Aurantiochytrium sp.
Liang, Yuanmei and Liu, Ying and Tang, Jie and Ma, Jiong and Cheng, Jay J. and Daroch, Maurycy (2018), MARINE DRUGS, 16(9), .
A comprehensive comparable study of the physiological properties of four microalgal species under different light wavelength conditions
Zhong, Y. and Jin, P. and Cheng, J. J. (2018), Planta, 248(2), 489-498.
Concentration of docosahexaenoic acid from aurantiochytrium sp oil by urea complexation: Optimization of process parameters
Wu, H. L. and Cui, Y. and Daroch, M. and Cheng, J. J. (2017), Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy, 11(3), 223-229.
Improving methane yield from organic fraction of municipal solid waste (OFMSW) with magnetic rice-straw biochar
Qin, Y. and Wang, H. S. and Li, X. R. and Cheng, J. J. and Wu, W. X. (2017), Bioresource Technology, 245(), 1058-1066.
Modeling the growth of archaeon halobacterium halobium affected by temperature and light
Lu, H. and Yuan, W. Q. and Cheng, J. and Rose, R. B. and Classen, J. J. and Simmons, O. D. (2017), Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, 181(3), 1080-1095.
Pre-treatment of biomasses using magnetised sulfonic acid catalysts
Ansanay, Y. and Kolar, P. and Sharma-Shivappa, R. and Cheng, J. and Park, S. and Arellano, C. (2017), Journal of Agricultural Engineering, 48(2), 117-122.
Preparation and characteristics of biosilica derived from marine diatom biomass of Nitzschia closterium and Thalassiosira
Qi, Y. R. and Wang, X. and Cheng, J. J. (2017), Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology = Zhongguo Hai Yang Hu Zhao Xue Bao, 35(3), 668-680.
Selective adsorption of Pb(II) from aqueous solution using porous biosilica extracted from marine diatom biomass: properties and mechanism
Qi, Y. R. and Wang, J. F. and Wang, X. and Cheng, J. J. and Wen, Z. Y. (2017), Applied Surface Science, 396(), 965-977.
The biological responses and metal phytoaccumulation of duckweed Spirodela polyrhiza to manganese and chromium
Liu, Y. and Sanguanphun, T. and Yuan, W. Q. and Cheng, J. J. and Meetam, M. (2017), Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 24(23), 19104-19113.
Astaxanthin-producing green microalga Haematococcus pluvialis: From single cellto high value commercia products
Shah, M. M. R. and Liang, Y. M. and Cheng, J. J. and Daroch, M. (2016), Frontiers in Plant Science, 7(), .
Effects of selenite on chlorophyll fluorescence, starch content and fatty acid in the duckweed Landoltia punctata
Zhong, Y. and Li, Y. and Cheng, J. J. (2016), Journal of Plant Research, 129(5), 997-1004.
Effects of selenium on biological and physiological properties of the duckweed Landoltia punctata
Zhong, Y. and Cheng, J. J. (2016), Plant Biology (Stuttgart, Germany), 18(5), 797-804.
Starch characterization and ethanol production of duckweed and corn kernel
Lee, C. J. and Yangcheng, H. Y. and Cheng, J. J. and Jane, J. L. (2016), Starch/Starke, 68(3-4), 348-354.
Biological potential of microalgae in China for biorefinery-based production of biofuels and high value compounds
Li, J. J. and Liu, Y. and Cheng, J. J. and Mos, M. and Daroch, M. (2015), New Biotechnology, 32(6), 588-596.
Growing duckweed for biofuel production: A review
Cui, W. and Cheng, J. J. (2015), Plant Biology (Stuttgart, Germany), 17(), 16-23.
The effects of solid carrier material and surface roughness on microalgal cell attachment
Cui, Y. and Yuan, W. and Cheng, J. and Wang, B. (2015), Transactions of the ASABE, 58(1), 161-168.
Efficient production of triacylglycerols rich in docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) by osmo-heterotrophic marine protists
Liu, Y. and Tang, J. and Li, J. J. and Daroch, M. and Cheng, J. J. (2014), Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology (Internet), 98(23), 9643-9652.
Improving anaerobic codigestion of corn stover using sodium hydroxide pretreatment
You, Z. Y. and Wei, T. Y. and Cheng, J. J. (2014), Energy & Fuels, 28(1), 549-554.
Niobium oxide catalyst for delignification of switchgrass for fermentable sugar production
Ansanay, Y. and Kolar, P. and Sharma-Shivappa, R. R. and Cheng, J. J. (2014), Industrial Crops and Products, 52(), 790-795.
Screening, growth medium optimisation and heterotrophic cultivation of microalgae for biodiesel production
Jia, Z. C. and Liu, Y. and Daroch, M. and Geng, S. and Cheng, J. J. (2014), Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, 173(7), 1667-1679.
Structural integrity affects nitrogen removal activity of granules in semi-continuous reactors
Mota, C. R. and Head, M. A. and Williams, J. C. and Eland, L. and Cheng, J. J. and Reyes, F. L. (2014), Biodegradation (Dordrecht), 25(6), 923-934.
Understanding ph and ionic strength effects on aluminum sulfate-induced microalgae flocculation
Cui, Y. and Yuan, W. and Cheng, J. (2014), Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, 173(7), 1692-1702.
Induction of lipids and resultant FAME profiles of microalgae from coastal waters of Pearl River Delta
Daroch, M. and Shao, C. C. and Liu, Y. and Geng, S. and Cheng, J. J. (2013), Bioresource Technology, 146(), 192-199.
Characteristics of cellulose-degrading microbes in anaerobic co-digestion of swine manure with corn stover for biogas production
Wei, T. Y. and You, Z. Y. and Liu, Z. M. and Gontupil, J. and Cheng, J. J. (2012), Proceeding of the 4th International Conference on Pulping, Papermaking and Biotechnology (ICPPB '12), vols. I and II, (), 649-653.
Dilute sulfuric acid pretreatment of transgenic switchgrass for sugar production
Zhou, X. and Xu, J. L. and Wang, Z. Y. and Cheng, J. J. and Li, R. Y. and Qu, R. D. (2012), Bioresource Technology, 104(), 823-827.
Improvement of sugar production from transgenic switchgrass with low-temperature alkali pretreatment
Wang, Z. Y. and Xu, J. L. and Pandey, P. and Cheng, J. J. and Li, R. Y. and Qu, R. D. (2012), Energy & Fuels, 26(5), 3054-3061.
Nutrient removal from swine wastewater by growing duckweed: A pilot study
Xu, J. and Cheng, J. J. and Stomp, A. M. (2012), Transactions of the ASABE, 55(1), 181-185.
Pretreatment of corn stover for sugar production with switchgrass-derived black liquor
Xu, J. L. and Zhang, X. M. and Cheng, J. J. (2012), Bioresource Technology, 111(), 255-260.
Bermuda grass as feedstock for biofuel production: A review
Xu, J. L. and Wang, Z. Y. and Cheng, J. J. (2011), Bioresource Technology, 102(17), 7613-7620.
Delignification of switchgrass cultivars for bioethanol production
Xu, J. L. and Chen, Y. and Cheng, J. J. and Sharma-Shivappa, R. R. and Burns, J. C. (2011), BioResources, 6(1), 707-720.
Enzymatic hydrolysis of switchgrass and coastal bermuda grass pretreated using different chemical methods
Xu, J. L. and Wang, Z. Y. and Sharma-Shivappa, R. R. and Cheng, J. J. (2011), BioResources, 6(3), 2990-3003.
Functional, physiochemical, and rheological properties of duckweed (spirodela polyrhiza) protein
Yu, G. and Liu, H. and Venkateshan, K. and Yan, S. and Cheng, J. and Sun, X. S. and Wang, D. (2011), Transactions of the ASABE, 54(2), 555-561.
High temperature dilute acid pretreatment of coastal Bermuda grass for enzymatic hydrolysis
Redding, A. P. and Wang, Z. Y. and Keshwani, D. R. and Cheng, J. J. (2011), Bioresource Technology, 102(2), 1415-1424.
Lime pretreatment of coastal bermudagrass for bioethanol production
Wang, Z. Y. and Cheng, J. J. (2011), Energy & Fuels, 25(4), 1830-1836.
Modeling biochemical conversion of lignocellulosic materials for sugar production: a Review
Wang, Z. Y. and Xu, J. L. and Cheng, J. J. (2011), BioResources, 6(4), 5282-5306.
Pretreatment of corn stover for sugar production with combined alkaline reagents
Zhang, X. M. and Xu, J. L. and Cheng, J. J. (2011), Energy & Fuels, 25(10), 4796-4802.
Pretreatment of switchgrass for sugar production with the combination of sodium hydroxide and lime
Xu, J. L. and Cheng, J. J. (2011), Bioresource Technology, 102(4), 3861-3868.
Production of high-starch duckweed and its conversion to bioethanol
Xu, J. L. and Cui, W. H. and Cheng, J. J. and Stomp, A. M. (2011), Biosystems Engineering, 110(2), 67-72.
Status and barriers of advanced biofuel technologies: A review
Cheng, J. J. and Timilsina, G. R. (2011), Renewable Energy, 36(12), 3541-3549.
Challenges of lignocellulosic ethanol technologies
Cheng, J. J. (2010), Research Progress in Paper Industry and Biorefinery (4th ISETPP), vols 1-3, (), 1298-1301.
Lime pretreatment of switchgrass at mild temperatures for ethanol production
Xu, J. L. and Cheng, J. J. and Sharma-Shivappa, R. R. and Burns, J. C. (2010), Bioresource Technology, 101(8), 2900-2903.
Microwave-based alkali pretreatment of switchgrass and coastal bermudagrass for bioethanol production
Keshwani, D. R. and Cheng, J. J. (2010), Biotechnology Progress, 26(3), 644-652.
Sodium hydroxide pretreatment and enzymatic hydrolysis of coastal Bermuda grass
Wang, Z. Y. and Keshwani, D. R. and Redding, A. P. and Cheng, J. J. (2010), Bioresource Technology, 101(10), 3583-3585.
Sodium hydroxide pretreatment of switchgrass for ethanol production
Xu, J. L. and Cheng, J. J. and Sharma-Shivappa, R. R. and Burns, J. C. (2010), Energy & Fuels, 24(), 2113-2119.
Stable thermophilic anaerobic digestion of dissolved air flotation (DAF) sludge by co-digestion with swine manure
Creamer, K. S. and Chen, Y. and Williams, C. M. and Cheng, J. J. (2010), Bioresource Technology, 101(9), 3020-3024.
Dilute acid pretreatment of oven-dried switchgrass germplasms for bioethanol production
Yang, Y. and Sharma-Shivappa, R. and Burns, J. C. and Cheng, J. J. (2009), Energy & Fuels, 23(7), 3759-3766.
Growing duckweed to recover nutrients from wastewaters and for production of fuel ethanol and animal feed
Cheng, J. J. and Stomp, A. M. (2009), Clean: Soil Air Water, 37(1), 17-26.
Saccharification and fermentation of dilute-acid-pretreated freeze-dried switchgrass
Yang, Y. and Sharma-Shivappa, R. R. and Burns, J. C. and Cheng, J. (2009), Energy & Fuels, 23(), 5626-5635.
Switchgrass for bioethanol and other value-added applications: A review
Keshwani, D. R. and Cheng, J. J. (2009), Bioresource Technology, 100(4), 1515-1523.
Alkaline pretreatment of coastal bermudagrass for bioethanol production
Wang, Z. and Keshwani, D. R. and Redding, A. P. and Cheng, J. J. (2008), Conference Proceedings, 084013(), .
Alkaline pretreatment of switchgrass for ethanol production
Xu, J. and Cheng, J. J. (2008), Conference Proceedings, (), .
High temperature dilute acid pretreatment of coastal bermudagrass
Redding, A. P. and Wang, Z. and Keshwani, D. R. and Cheng, J. J. (2008), Conference Proceedings, 084148(), .
Implications of urine-to-feces ratio in the thermophilic anaerobic digestion of swine waste
Creamer, K. S. and Williams, C. M. and Chen, Y. and Cheng, J. J. (2008), Water Environment Research, 80(3), 267-275.
Inhibition of anaerobic digestion process: A review
Chen, Y. and Cheng, J. J. and Creamer, K. S. (2008), Bioresource Technology, 99(10), 4044-4064.
Lime pretreatment of switchgrass for bioethanol production
Xu, J. and Cheng, J. J. and Sharma-Shivappa, R. R. and Burns, J. C. (2008), Conference Proceedings, 083998(), .
Microwave-based alkali pretreatment of lignocelluloses
Keshwani, D. R. and Cheng, J. J. (2008), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Modeling of microwave based chemical pretreatment of switchgrass
Keshwani, D. R. and Cheng, J. J. (2008), Conference Proceedings, 083954(), .
Alkaline pretreatment of switchgrass for bioconversion to ethanol
Xu, J. and Chen, Y. and Wang, Z. and Sharma-Shivappa, R. R. and Burns, J. C. and Cheng, J. J. (2007), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Anaerobic waste treatment processes
Chen, Y. and Cheng, J. J. (2007), Water Environment Research, 79(10), 1430-1450.
Duckweed: an alternative starch source for bioethanol production
(2007), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Effect of potassium inhibition on the thermophilic anaerobic digestion of swine waste
Chen, Y. and Cheng, J. J. (2007), Water Environment Research, 79(6), 667-674.
Expression and characterization of Acidothermus cellulolyticus E1 endoglucanase in transgenic duckweed Lemna minor 8627
Sun, Y. and Cheng, J. J. and Himmel, M. E. and Skory, C. D. and Adney, W. S. and Thomas, S. R. and Tisserat, B. and Nishimura, Y. and Yamamoto, Y. T. (2007), Bioresource Technology, 98(15), 2866-2872.
Application of anaerobic processes
Chen, Y. and Cheng, J. J. (2006), Water Environment Research, 78(10), 1363-1385.
Possibilities for implementation of the CANON technology for biological high strength nitrogen removal
Koleva, M. and Cheng, J. and Arsov, R. and Topalova, Y. (2006), Conference Proceedings, (), 141-150.
Anaerobic processes in waste treatment
Chen, Y. and Cheng, J. J. (2005), Water Environment Research, 77(6), 1347-1388.
Dilute acid pretreatment of rye straw and bermudagrass for ethanol production
Sun, Y. and Cheng, J. J. (2005), Bioresource Technology, 96(14), 1599-1606.
Effects of aeration cycles on nitrifying bacterial populations and nitrogen removal in intermittently aerated reactors
Mota, C. and Head, M. A. and Ridenoure, J. A. and Cheng, J. J. and De Los Reyes, F. L. (2005), Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 71(12), 8565-8572.
High levels of nitrifying bacteria in intermittently aerated reactors treating high ammonia wastewater
Mota, C. and Ridenoure, J. and Cheng, J. Y. and De Los Reyes, F. L. (2005), FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 54(3), 391-400.
Intermittent aeration for nitrogen removal from high-ammonia wastewater through nitrification and denitrification in a single reactor
Head, M. A. and Mota, C. R. and Ridenoure, J. A. and Reyes F. L., and Cheng, J. J. (2005), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Nitrogen removal from anaerobically pretreated swine wastewater in an intermittent aeration process
Head, M. A. and Mota, C. R. and Ridenoure, J. A. and Reyes F. L., and Cheng, J. J. (2005), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Nitrogen removing activity of granules in intermittent aeration reactors treating high-ammonia wastewater
Head, M. A. and Williams, J. C. and Mota, C. R. and Reyes F. L., and Cheng, J. J. (2005), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Role of internal nutrient storage in duckweed growth for swine wastewater treatment
Chaiprapat, S. and Cheng, J. J. and Classen, J. J. and Liehr, S. K. (2005), Transactions of the ASAE, 48(6), 2247-2258.
Using intermittent aeration to remove nitrogen from swine wastewater
Head, M. A. and Ridenoure, J. A. and Mota, C. R. and Reyes F. L., and Cheng, J. J. (2005), Industrial Wastewater, 4(4), 9-12.
Anaerobic digestion of swine manure at ambient temperature
Cheng, J. J. and Jason, and Fleming, G. (2004), Conference Proceedings, 10(), .
Anaerobic processes
Chen, Y. and Cheng, J. J. (2004), Water Environment Research, 76(6), 1155-1190.
Assessment of swine waste bioremediation using greenhouse tomatoes
Ponce, K. H. and Peet, M. M. and Harlow, C. D. and Cheng, J. and Willits, D. H. (2004), Acta Horticulturae, 633(), 415-423.
Effects of aeration cycles on populations of nitrifying bacteria and nitrogen removal in intermittently-aerated reactors
Mota, C. R. and Ridenoure, J. A. and Cheng, J. and Reyes F. L., (2004), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Enzymatic hydrolysis of rye straw and bermudagrass using cellulases supplemented with beta-glucosidase
Sun, Y. and Cheng, J. (2004), Transactions of the ASAE, 47(1), 343-349.
Optimization of intermittent aeration for nitrogen removal from swine wastewater
Ridenoure, J. A. and Head, M. A. and Mota, C. R. and Reyes F. L., and Cheng, J. (2004), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Swine wastewater treatment and reclamation
Cheng, J. J. and Peet, M. M. and Willits, D. H. (2004), Conference Proceedings, 1(), .
Utilization of treated swine wastewater for greenhouse tomato production
Cheng, J. and Shearin, T. E. and Peet, M. M. and Willits, D. H. (2004), Water Science and Technology, 50(2), 77-82.
Ambient temperature anaerobic digester and greenhouse for swine waste treatment and bioresource recovery at Barham farm
Cheng, J. and Peet, M. M. and Willits, D. H. (2003), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Anaerobic processes
Cheng, J. (2003), Water Environment Research, 75(LR), 505-535.
Challenges of CAFO waste management
Cheng, J. Y. (2003), Journal of Environmental Engineering (New York, N.Y.), 129(5), 391-392.
Detection of unusually high levels of nitrifying bacteria in reactors treating high nitrogen wastewater
Mota, C. R. and Hu, Z. and Cheng, J. and Reyes F. L., (2003), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Modeling nitrogen transport in duckweed pond for secondary treatment of swine wastewater
Chaiprapat, S. and Cheng, J. Y. and Classen, J. J. and Ducoste, J. J. and Liehr, S. K. (2003), Journal of Environmental Engineering (New York, N.Y.), 129(8), 731-739.
Optimization of nitrogen removal from anaerobically-pretreated swine wastewater in intermittent aeration tanks
Hu, Z. and Mota, C. R. and Reyes F. L., and Cheng, J. (2003), Conference Proceedings, 9(), .
Population dynamics of nitrifying bacteria in intermittently-aerated reactors treating high nitrogen wastewater
Mota, C. R. and Hu, Z. and Cheng, J. and Reyes F. L., (2003), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Swine wastewater treatment in an integrated system of anaerobic digestion and duckweed nutrient removal
Cheng, J. and Liehr, S. and Lyerly, C. (2003), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Utilization of nutrients in anaerobically-pretreated swine wastewater for greenhouse tomato production
Shearin, T. E. and Cheng, J. and Peet, M. M. and Willits, D. H. (2003), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Utilization of treated swine wastewater for greenhouse tomato production
Cheng, J. and Shearin, T. E. and Peet, M. M. and Willits, D. H. (2003), Conference Proceedings, 4(), .
Utilizing a greenhouse tomato crop to recover bio-resources from swine waste
Harlow, C. and Peet, M. M. and Ponce, A. K. and Cheng, J. and Willits, D. H. and Casteel, M. (2003), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Waste heat utilization in a greenhouse used for the removal of nutrients from a swine waste stream
Willits, D. H. and Marbis, J. M. and Cheng, J. and Peet, M. M. and Shearin, T. (2003), Conference Proceedings, 034043(), .
Dilute sulfuric acid pretreatment of agricultural residues for ethanol production
Sun, Y. and Cheng, J. (2002), Conference Proceedings, 2(), 6198.
Expression of endoglucanase E1 in transgenic duckweed Lemna minor
Sun, Y. and Adney, W. S. and Bergmann, B. A. and Cheng, J. and Decker, S. R. and Freer, S. and Himmel, M. E. and Nishimura, Y. and Skory, C. D. and Stomp, A.-M and Thomas, S. and Tisserat, B. and Yamamoto, Y. T. (2002), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Hydrolysis of lignocellulosic materials for ethanol production: a review
Sun, Y. and Cheng, J. Y. (2002), Bioresource Technology, 83(1), 1-11.
Nutrient recovery from swine lagoon water by Spirodela punctata
Cheng, J. Y. and Bergmann, B. A. and Classen, J. J. and Stomp, A. M. and Howard, J. W. (2002), Bioresource Technology, 81(1), 81-85.
Nutrient removal from swine lagoon liquid by Lemna minor 8627
Cheng, J. and Landesman, L. and Bergmann, B. A. and Classen, J. J. and Howard, J. W. and Yamamoto, Y. T. (2002), Transactions of the ASAE, 45(4), 1003-1010.
Preliminary assessment of swine waste bioremediation using greenhouse tomatoes
Ponce, K. H. and Peet, M. M. and Cheng, J. and Harlow, C. and Willits, D. H. (2002), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Role of internal nutrient storage in duckweed for secondary swine wastewater treatment
Chaiprapat, S. and Cheng, J. and Classen, J. J. and Liehr, S. K. (2002), Conference Proceedings, 2(), 4130.
Swine wastewater treatment in anaerobic digesters with floating medium
Cheng, J. and Liu, B. (2002), Transactions of the ASAE, 45(3), 799-805.
Validation of a three dimensional covered lagoon simulation
Fleming, J. G. and Johnson, R. R. and Cheng, J. (2002), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Bioremediation of swine waste using greenhouse tomatoes: a systems approach
Peet, M. M. and Ponce, K. and Willits, D. H. and Cheng, J. (2001), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Duckweed harvesting and mat control
Smith, R. A. and Cheng, J. and Classen, J. J. (2001), Conference Proceedings, 1(), 2277.
Integrated farming for sustainable agriculture.
Cheng, J. and Peet, M. M. and Willits, D. H. and Pace, J. (2001), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Modeling nitrogen transfer in duckweed covered pond for secondary treatment of swine wastewater
Chaiprapat, S. and Cheng, J. and Classen, J. J. and Liehr, S. K. (2001), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Nitrification/denitrification in intermittent aeration process for swine wastewater treatment
Cheng, J. Y. and Liu, B. (2001), Journal of Environmental Engineering (New York, N.Y.), 127(8), 705-711.
Using a greenhouse tomato crop to recover the nutrients from swine wastewater
Cheng, J. and Pace, J. and Peet, M. M. and Willits, D. H. and Shearin, T. (2001), Conference Proceedings, (), .
In vitro selection of duckweed geographical isolates for potential use in swine lagoon effluent renovation
Bergmann, B. A. and Cheng, J. and Classen, J. and Stomp, A. M. (2000), Bioresource Technology, 73(1), 13-20.
Lemna gibba growth and nutrient uptake in response to different nutrient levels
Classen, J. J. and Cheng, J. and Bergmann, B. A. and Stomp, A. M. (2000), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Nitrification and denitrification in an intermittent aeration for nitrogen removal from swine waste water
Liu, B. and Cheng, J. (2000), Conference Proceedings, (), .
Nutrient removal from swine lagoon effluent by duckweed
Bergmann, B. A. and Cheng, J. and Classen, J. and Stomp, A. M. (2000), Transactions of the ASAE, 43(2), 263-269.
Nutrient removal from swine wastewater by duckweed - Spirodela punctata
Cheng, J. and Bergmann, B. A. and Classen, J. J. and Stomp, A. M. and Howard, J. W. (2000), Conference Proceedings, 1(), .
Covered anaerobic lagoon system for swine waste treatment and energy recovery
Cheng, J. and Roos, K. F. and Saele, L. M. (1999), Conference Proceedings, 994048(), .
Optimal nitrate concentration for the biodegradation of n- heptadecane in a variably-saturated sand column
Boufadel, M. C. and Reeser, P. and Suidan, M. T. and Wrenn, B. A. and Cheng, J. and Du, X. and Huang, T. H. L. and Venosa, A. D. (1999), Environmental Technology (London), 20(2), 191-199.
Anaerobic biotransformation of 2,4-dinitrotoluene with ethanol, methanol, acetic acid and hydrogen as primary substrates
Cheng, J. Y. and Suidan, M. T. and Venosa, A. D. (1998), Water Research, 32(10), 2921-2930.
Nutrient removal from swine wastewater with growing duckweed
Cheng, J. and Stomp, A-M and Classen, J. J. and Barker, J. C. and Bergmann, B. A. (1998), Conference Proceedings, 984122(), .
An integrated anaerobic/aerobic/anoxic process for energy recovery and nutrient removal from swine wastewater
Cheng, J. and Liu, B. (1998), Conference Proceedings, 984100(), .
Kinetics of anaerobic cometabolism of 2,4-dinitrotoluene with ethanol as the primary substrate
Cheng, J. Y. and Suidan, M. T. and Venosa, A. D. (1997), Water Science and Technology, 36(6-7), 271-278.
Abiotic reduction of 2,4-dinitrotoluene in the presence of sulfide minerals under anoxic conditions
Cheng, J. and Suidan, M. T. and Venosa, A. D. (1996), Water Science and Technology, 34(10), 25-33.
Anaerobic biotransformation of 2,4-dinitrotoluene with ethanol as primary substrate: mutual effect of the substrates on their biotransformation
Cheng, J. and Kanjo, Y. and Suidan, M. T. and Venosa, A. D. (1996), Water Research, 30(2), 307-314.
Anaerobic biotransformation of 2,4-dinitrotoluene with different primary substrates
Cheng, J. and Suidan, M. T. and Venosa, A. D. (1995), Conference Proceedings, 1(), .
Effect of primary substrate on the reduction of 2,4-dinitrotoluene
Cheng, J. and Suidan, M. T. and Venosa, A. D. (1995), Conference Proceedings, (), 94-97.
Anaerobic biotransformation of 2,4-dinitrotoluene: the impact of sulfide in batch test
Cheng, J. and Suidan, M. T. and Venosa, A. D. (1994), Conference Proceedings, 1(), 287-296.
Kinetics of anaerobic biodegradation of munitions wastes
Cheng, J. and Suidan, M. T. and Venosa, A. D. (1994), Conference Proceedings, (), 218-222.
Kinetics of co-metabolic biotransformation of 2,4-dinitrotoluene and ethanol under anaerobic conditions
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Aquatic Biodegradability of Non-woven disposable structures
NCSU Nonwovens Institute(1/01/19 - 12/31/19)
Pilot-scale Continuous Flow Microwave Pre-treatment of Switchgrass and Bermudagrass
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Genetically Engineered Switchgrass for Ethanol Production
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Growing duckweed on swine wastewater for ethanol production
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Effective strategies for biogas and nutrient management resulting from anaerobic digestion in covered swine lagoons
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Conversion of Coastal Bermuda Grass into Bioethanol
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Assigning Costs to Nutrient Reduction For Crop Agriculture, Animal Agriculture, and Urban Stormwater Management Practices
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Genetically Engineered Switchgrass for Ethanol Production
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