3106. Industrial biotechnology


Title3106. Industrial biotechnology
Parent31. Biological Sciences

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Analysis of heat-treated bovine cortical bone by thermal gravimetric and nanoindentation
Lau, Mei-ling, Lau, Kin-tak, Ku, Harry, Cardona, Francisco and Lee, Joong-Hee. 2013. "Analysis of heat-treated bovine cortical bone by thermal gravimetric and nanoindentation ." Composites Part B: Engineering. 55, pp. 447-452. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2013.06.027

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MILD combustion: the future for lean and clean combustion technology
Noor, M. M., Wandel, Andrew P. and Yusaf, Talal. 2014. "MILD combustion: the future for lean and clean combustion technology." International Review of Mechanical Engineering. 8 (1), pp. 251-257.

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Design and development of mild combustion burner
Noor, M. M., Wandel, Andrew P. and Yusaf, Talal. 2013. "Design and development of mild combustion burner." Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Sciences. 5, pp. 662-676. https://doi.org/10.15282/jmes.5.2013.13.0064

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Thermo-mechanical properties of epoxidized hemp oil-based bioresins and biocomposites
Manthey, Nathan W., Cardona, Francisco, Francucci, Gaston and Aravinthan, Thiru. 2013. "Thermo-mechanical properties of epoxidized hemp oil-based bioresins and biocomposites." Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites. 32 (19), pp. 1444-1456. https://doi.org/10.1177/0731684413493030

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Effect of compressed natural gas mixing on the engine performance and emissions
Yusaf, T., Baker, P., Hamawand, I. and Noor, M. M.. 2013. "Effect of compressed natural gas mixing on the engine performance and emissions." International Journal of Automotive and Mechanical Engineering. 8 (1), pp. 1416-1429.

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Prediction of obsolete FBG sensor using ANN for efficient and robust operation of SHM systems
Kahandawa, Gayan C., Epaarachchi, Jayantha A., Wang, Hao and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "Prediction of obsolete FBG sensor using ANN for efficient and robust operation of SHM systems." 4th Asia-Pacific Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring (APWSHM 2012). Melbourne, Australia 05 - 07 Dec 2012 Zurich, Switzerland. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.558.546

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Adaptive relaying protocol multiple-input multiple-output orthogonal frequency division multiplexing systems
Sileh, Ibrahim Khalil. 2014. Adaptive relaying protocol multiple-input multiple-output orthogonal frequency division multiplexing systems. PhD Thesis Doctor of Philosophy. University of Southern Queensland.

PhD Thesis

Production of biodiesel from Sterculia foetida and its process optimization
Silitonga, A. S., Ong, H. C., Masjuki, H. H., Mahlia, T. M. I., Chong, W. T. and Yusaf, Talal F.. 2013. "Production of biodiesel from Sterculia foetida and its process optimization ." Fuel: the science and technology of fuel and energy. 111, pp. 478-484. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2013.03.051

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A case study for biogas generation from covered anaerobic ponds treating abattoir wastewater: investigation of pond performance and potential biogas production
McCabe, Bernadette K., Hamawand, Ihsan, Harris, Peter, Baillie, Craig and Yusaf, Talal. 2014. "A case study for biogas generation from covered anaerobic ponds treating abattoir wastewater: investigation of pond performance and potential biogas production." Applied Energy. 114, pp. 798-808. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2013.10.020

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Improvement of mechanical properties of noil hemp fiber reinforced polypropylene composites by resin modification and fiber treatment
Yan, Zili, Zhang, Jianchun, Zhang, Hua and Wang, Hao. 2013. "Improvement of mechanical properties of noil hemp fiber reinforced polypropylene composites by resin modification and fiber treatment." Advances in Materials Science and Engineering. 2013, pp. 1-7. https://doi.org/10.1155/2013/941617

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Surface coating of poly-D-L-lactide/nano-hydroxyapatite composite scaffolds for dexamethasone-releasing function and wettability enhancement
Chen, Ling, Tang, Chak Yin, Ku, Harry Siu Lung, Chen, Da Zhu and Tsui, Chi Pong. 2013. "Surface coating of poly-D-L-lactide/nano-hydroxyapatite composite scaffolds for dexamethasone-releasing function and wettability enhancement." Bose, Susmita, Narayan, Roger and Bandyopadhyay , Amit (ed.) Materials Science and Technology Conference (MS&T 2012): Next Generation Biomaterials and Surface Properties of Biomaterials . Pittsburgh, United States 27 - 31 Oct 2012 Hoboken, NJ. United States. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118751015

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Microwave sintering and characterization of polypropylene/multi-walled carbon nanotube/hydroxyapatite composites
Chen, Ling, Tang, Chak Yin, Ku, Harry Siu-Lung, Tsui, Chi Pong and Chen, Xu. 2014. "Microwave sintering and characterization of polypropylene/multi-walled carbon nanotube/hydroxyapatite composites ." Composites Part B: Engineering. 56, pp. 504-511. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2013.08.005

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Alternative methods of microorganism disruption for agricultural applications
Yusaf, Talal and Al-Juboori, Raed A.. 2014. "Alternative methods of microorganism disruption for agricultural applications ." Applied Energy. 114, pp. 909-923. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2013.08.085

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Adhesive wear characteristics of natural fiber-reinforced composites
Yousif, Belal F.. 2012. "Adhesive wear characteristics of natural fiber-reinforced composites." Davim, J. Paulo (ed.) Wear of advanced materials. London, United Kingdom. John Wiley & Sons. pp. 61-97

Edited book (chapter)

The potential of using date palm fibres as reinforcement for polymeric composites
Alsaeed, T., Yousif, B. F. and Ku, H.. 2013. "The potential of using date palm fibres as reinforcement for polymeric composites." Materials and Design. 43, pp. 177-184. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2012.06.061

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Estimating bio-kinetics for nitrogen source oxidation processes using online measurements in activated sludge
Hoque, M. A. and Aravinthan, V.. 2012. "Estimating bio-kinetics for nitrogen source oxidation processes using online measurements in activated sludge." Journal of Environmental Technology and Construction Engineering. 1 (1), pp. 53-65.

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Bio-resins: new structural renewable materials for bio-composite applications
Cardona, Francisco. 2012. "Bio-resins: new structural renewable materials for bio-composite applications ." 4th KKU International Engineering Conference: Driving Together Towards ASEAN Economic Community (KKU-IENC 2012) . Khon Kaen University, Thailand 10 - 12 May 2012 Khon Kaen, Thailand.

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Alternative fuels from microalgae for diesel engine
Al-lwayzy, Saddam H.. 2012. "Alternative fuels from microalgae for diesel engine." Yusaf, Talal, Baker, Paul and Jensen, Troy (ed.) USQ Combustion Meeting 2012 (10th October). Toowoomba, Australia 10 Oct 2012 Toowoomba, Australia.

Presentation

Chemical treatments on plant-based natural fibre reinforced polymer composites: an overview
Kabir, M. M., Wang, H., Lau, K. T. and Cardona, F.. 2012. "Chemical treatments on plant-based natural fibre reinforced polymer composites: an overview ." Composites Part B: Engineering. 43 (7), pp. 2883-2892. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2012.04.053

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Interfacial bonding and degumming effects on silk fibre/polymer biocomposites
Ho, Mei-po, Wang, Hao, Lau, Kin-tak, Lee, Joong-hee and Hui, David. 2012. "Interfacial bonding and degumming effects on silk fibre/polymer biocomposites ." Composites Part B: Engineering. 43 (7), pp. 2801-2812. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2012.04.042

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The preliminary study on the mechanical properties of heat-treated bovine bone using experimental and simulations approaches
Lau, Mei-Ling. 2013. The preliminary study on the mechanical properties of heat-treated bovine bone using experimental and simulations approaches . PhD Thesis Doctor of Philosophy. University of Southern Queensland.

PhD Thesis

Fermentation performance of the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae in media with high sugar concentration
Ishmayana, Safri, Learmonth, Robert P. and Kennedy, Ursula J.. 2011. "Fermentation performance of the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae in media with high sugar concentration." 2nd International Seminar on Chemistry: Chemestry for a Better Future (ISC 2011). Bandung, Indonesia 24 - 25 Nov 2011 Sumedang, Indonesia.

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Yeast membrane adaptation during fermentation
Learmonth, Robert P.. 2011. "Yeast membrane adaptation during fermentation." 2nd International Seminar on Chemistry: Chemestry for a Better Future (ISC 2011). Bandung, Indonesia 24 - 25 Nov 2011 Jatiangor, Indonesia.

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Membrane fluidity in yeast adaptation: insights from fluorescence spectroscopy and microscopy
Learmonth, Robert P.. 2012. "Membrane fluidity in yeast adaptation: insights from fluorescence spectroscopy and microscopy." Geddes, Chris D. (ed.) Reviews in Fluorescence 2010. New York, NY. United States. Springer. pp. 67-93

Edited book (chapter)

Microwave processing applications in chemical engineering: cost analysis
Hasna, A. M.. 2011. "Microwave processing applications in chemical engineering: cost analysis ." Journal of Applied Sciences. 11 (21), pp. 3613-3618. https://doi.org/10.3923/jas.2011.3613.3618

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Effects of supplementation with L-proline or inositol on yeast membrane fluidity and ethanol tolerance
Ishmayana, Safri, Kennedy, Ursula and Learmonth, Robert. 2011. "Effects of supplementation with L-proline or inositol on yeast membrane fluidity and ethanol tolerance." 12th Conference on Methods and Applications of Fluorescence Spectroscopy, Imaging and Probes (MAF12). Strasbourg, France 11 - 14 Sep 2011 Strasbourg, France.

Poster

Chromosomal loci associated with endosperm hardness in a malting barley cross
Walker, Cassandra K., Panozzo, J. F., Ford, R., Eckermann, P., Moody, D., Lehmensiek, A. and Appels, R.. 2011. "Chromosomal loci associated with endosperm hardness in a malting barley cross." Theoretical and Applied Genetics: international journal of plant breeding research. 122 (1), pp. 151-162. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00122-010-1431-5

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Use of fluorescence spectroscopy to differentiate yeast and bacterial cells
Bhatta, H., Goldys, Ewa M. and Learmonth, Robert P.. 2006. "Use of fluorescence spectroscopy to differentiate yeast and bacterial cells." Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 71 (1), pp. 121-126. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00253-005-0309-y

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Mechanical and thermal properties of chicken feather fiber/PLA green composites
Cheng, Sha, Lau, Kin-Tak, Liu, Tao, Zhao, Yong-Qing, Lam, Pou-Man and Yin, Yansheng. 2009. "Mechanical and thermal properties of chicken feather fiber/PLA green composites ." Composites Part B: Engineering. 40 (7), pp. 650-654. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2009.04.011

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Development and testing of an evaluation procedure for commercial manure additive products
Banhazi, T., Hudson, N., Dunlop, M., Dyson, C. and Thomas, R.. 2009. "Development and testing of an evaluation procedure for commercial manure additive products ." Biosystems Engineering. 103 (3), pp. 321-328. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biosystemseng.2009.04.011

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Biocomposites: their multifunctionality
Lau, Kin-tak, Ho, Mei-po, Au-Yeung, Chi-ting and Cheung, Hoi-yan. 2010. "Biocomposites: their multifunctionality." International Journal of Smart and Nano Materials. 1 (1), pp. 13-27. https://doi.org/10.1080/19475411003589780

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Wear characteristics of thermoset composite under high stress three-body abrasive
Yousif, B. F. and El-Tayeb, N. S. M.. 2010. "Wear characteristics of thermoset composite under high stress three-body abrasive." Tribology International. 43 (12), pp. 2365-2371. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.triboint.2010.08.010

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Effects of natural fibre surface on composite properties: a review
Kabir, M. M., Wang, H., Aravinthan, T., Cardona, F. and Lau, K. -T.. 2011. "Effects of natural fibre surface on composite properties: a review." Cowled, Craig J. L. (ed.) 1st International Postgraduate Conference on Engineering, Designing and Developing the Built Environment for Sustainable Wellbeing (eddBE 2011). Brisbane, Australia 27 - 29 Apr 2011 Brisbane, Australia.

Paper

Study on the mechanical properties of different silkworm silk fibers
Cheung, Hoi-Yan, Ho, Mei-po, Lau, Kin-tak and Mosallam, Ayman. 2009. "Study on the mechanical properties of different silkworm silk fibers." Journal of Composite Materials. 43 (22), pp. 2521-2531. https://doi.org/10.1177/0021998309345347

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Microalgae as alternative fuel for compression ignition (CI) Engines
Allwayzy, S. H., Yusaf, T., McCabe, B., Pittaway, P. and Aravinthan, V.. 2010. "Microalgae as alternative fuel for compression ignition (CI) Engines." Goh, Steven C. and Wang, Hao (ed.) 2010 Southern Region Engineering Conference (SREC 2010). Toowoomba, Australia 11 - 12 Nov 2010 Toowoomba, Australia.

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Investigation of growth medium supplementation and ethanol tolerance of the yeast saccharomyces cerevisiae
Ishmayana, Safri. 2011. Investigation of growth medium supplementation and ethanol tolerance of the yeast saccharomyces cerevisiae. Masters Thesis Master of Science. University of Southern Queensland.

Masters Thesis

Enhancing yeast ethanol tolerance for biofuel production
Ishmayana, Safri, Kennedy, Ursula J. and Learmonth, Robert P.. 2009. "Enhancing yeast ethanol tolerance for biofuel production." Jiranek, Vladimir (ed.) 4th Australian Conference on Yeast Products and Discovery. Adelaide, South Australia 02 - 04 Dec 2009 Adelaide, Australia.

Poster

Basics of fluorescence
Learmonth, Robert P., Kable, Scott H. and Ghiggino, Kenneth P.. 2009. "Basics of fluorescence." Goldys, Ewa M. (ed.) Fluorescence applications in biotechnology and life sciences. Hoboken, NJ, USA. Wiley-Blackwell. pp. 1-26

Edited book (chapter)

Membrane fluidity regulation in yeasts
Learmonth, Robert P. and Butcher, Brett A.. 2008. "Membrane fluidity regulation in yeasts." Jameson, David M. (ed.) 7th International Weber Symposium on Innovative Fluorescence Methodologies in Biochemistry and Medicine. Kauai, Hawaii 06 - 12 Jun 2008 Hawaii.

Poster

Polyester composite based on betelnut fibre for tribological applications
Yousif, B. F., Lau, Saijod T. W. and McWilliam, S.. 2010. "Polyester composite based on betelnut fibre for tribological applications." Tribology International. 43 (1-2), pp. 503-511. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.triboint.2009.08.006

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