ACHIEVEMENTS

Publications

icon_new_08 Hongtao Yang, Cong Wang, Chaoqiang Liu, Houwen Chen, Yifan Wu, Jintao Han, Zichang Jia,
Wenjiao Lin, Deyuan Zhang, Wenting Li, Wei Yuan, Hui Guo, Huafang Li, Guangxin Yang, Deling
Kong, Donghui Zhu, Kazuki Takashima, Liqun Ruan, Jianfeng Nie*, Xuan Li*, Yufeng Zheng*,
“Evolution of the degradation mechanism of pure zinc stent in the one-year study of rabbit
abdominal aorta model,” Biomaterials, 145 (2017) 92-105. (*corresponding author)
icon_new_08 Orsolya Gereben, Laszlo Pusztai, “Cluster Formation and Percolation in Ethanol-Water mixtures,”
Chemical Physics, in press. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemphys.2017.09.003
icon_new_08 Quitain AT, “Development of Reactive Separation Technologies Utilizing the Synergy of Supercritical
Carbon Dioxide and Subcritical Water,” Chemical Engineering, 62 (7), 494-499 (2017) (invited
publication)
icon_new_08 CL Yiin, AT Quitain, S Yusup, M Sasaki, Y Uemura, T Kida, “Choline chloride (ChCl) and monosodium
glutamate (MSG)-based green solvents from optimized cactus malic acid for biomass delignification,”
Bioresource Technology, 244 (1), 941-948 (2017)
icon_new_08 A Miyamoto, Y Kuwaki, T Sano, K Hatakeyama, AT Quitain, M Sasaki, T Kida, “Solid Electrolyte Gas
Sensor Based on a Proton-Conducting Graphene Oxide Membrane,” ACS Omega, 2, 2994-3001
(2017)
icon_new_08 CJU Co, AT Quitain, JQ Borja, NP Dugos, M Takafuji, T Kida, “Synthesis and characterization of
hybrid composite aerogels from alginic acid and graphene oxide,” Materials Science and
Engineering Conference Series
, 206, 012053 (2017)
Atsushi Sainoki, Shingo Tabata, Hani S. Mitri, Daisuke Fukuda and Jun-ichi Kodama,
“Time-dependent tunnel deformations in homogeneous and heterogeneous weak rock formations,”
Computers and Geotechnics (2017), Accepted.
  Satoshi Hinokuma, Hiroki Shimanoe, Yusuke Kawabata, Shun Matsuki, Saaya Kiritoshi and
Masato Machida, “Effects of support materials and silver loading on catalytic ammonia combustion
properties”, Catalysis Today (2017), In press. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cattod.2017.08.010
Aditya Ardana, Andrew K. Whittaker, Kristofer J. Thurecht, “Synthesis and post-polymerisation
ligations of PEG-based hyperbranched polymers for RNA conjugation via reversible disulfide
linkage,” Macromolecular Research 25, 599-614, 2017.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s13233-017-5111-z
EG Mission, AT Quitain*, M. Sasaki, Kida T*, “Synergizing graphene oxide with microwave
irradiation for efficient cellulose depolymerization into glucose”, RSC Green Chemistry,
19 (16), 3831-3843 (2017). (*corresponding author)
Quitain, A. T.*, B. Ozturk, E. G. Mission, M. Sasaki, “Microwave-Assisted Pressurized Hot
Water Extraction of Alkaloids,” Water Extraction of Bioactive Compounds: From Plants to
Drug Development, Elsevier ISBN 9780128093801 (publication date: September 1, 2017).
(*corresponding author)
YH Chan, AT Quitain*, S Yusup, Y Uemura, M Sasaki, T Kida, “Optimization of hydrothermal
liquefaction of palm kernel shell and consideration of supercritical carbon dioxide mediation effect,”
The Journal of Supercritical Fluids, (in press, accepted June 16, 2017)
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.supflu.2017.06.00 (*corresponding author)
YH Chan, AT Quitain, S Yusup, Y Uemura, M Sasaki, T Kida, “Liquefaction of palm kernel
shell in sub-and supercritical water for bio-oil production,” Journal of the Energy Institute,
(in press, accepted June 16, 2017) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.joei.2017.05.009
SC Yim, AT Quitain*, S Yusup, M Sasaki, Y Uemura, T Kida, “Metal Oxide-Catalyzed
Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Malaysian Oil Palm Biomass to Bio-Oil Under Supercritical
Condition,” The Journal of Supercritical Fluids, 120, 384-394 (2017). (*corresponding author)
Yamaguchi YL, Suzuki R, Cabrera J, Nakagami S, Sagara T, Ejima C, Sano R, Aoki Y, Olmo R,
Kurata T, Obayashi T, Demura T, Ishida T, Escobar C, Sawa S. Root-Knot and Cyst Nematodes
Activate Procambium-Associated Genes in Arabidopsis Roots. Frontiers in Plant Science,
Volume 8, doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.01195, 2017.
Oota M, Gotoh E, Endo M, Ishida T, Matsushita T, Sawa S, “Negative phototaxis in M. incognita,
International Journal of Biology, Volume 9, 51-55, 2017.
Lishuai JIANG, Peipeng ZHANG, Lianjun CHEN, Hao Zhen, Atsushi SAINOKI, Hani MITRI,
Qingbiao WANG, “Numerical approach for goaf-side entry layout and yield pillar design in
fractured ground conditions,” Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering (2017), Accepted.
Sainoki A. & Mitri, H.S. “Quantitative analysis with plastic strain indicators to estimate
damage induced by fault-slip,” Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering
(2017), Accepted.
Sainoki A., Mitri, H.S. & Chinnasane, D. “Characterization of aseismic fault-slip in a deep
hard rock mine through numerical modelling – Case study,” Rock Mechanics and Rock
Engineering
(2017), Accepted.
Aeju Lee, Claudia De Mei, Miguel Fereira, Roberto Marotta, Hong Yeol Yoon, Kwangmeyung
Kim, Ick Chan Kwon, and Paolo Decuzzi, “Dexamethasone-loaded nanoconstructs for treating
and monitoring inflammation in murine colitis models,” Theranostics (2017), Accepted.
Chaoya Ma, Hasita Horlad, Cheng Pan, Hiromu Yano, Koji Ohnishi, Yukio Fujiwara, Masao
Matsuoka, Aeju Lee, Takuro Niidome, Ryuya Yamanaka, Motohiro Takeya and Yoshihiro
Komohara, “Stat3 inhibitor abrogates the expression of PD-1 ligands on lymphoma cell lines,”
Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hematopathology (2017), Accepted.
Sainoki A. & Mitri, H.S., “Numerical Investigation on Pillar Failure Mechanism Induced by Time
dependent Skin Degradation,International Journal of Mining Science and Technology,
Volume 27, Issue 4, 591–597, 2017.
Aeju Lee, et al., Chapter 21, Nano-Particles for Biomedical Applications,
Springer handbook of Nanotechnology, 4th edition, 2017.
Sainoki A. & Mitri, H.S., “Influence of mining activities on the reactivation of a footwall fault,”
Arab J Geosci (2017) 10: 99. doi:10.1007/s12517-017-2913-4
C Choomwattana, … AT Quitain, S Assabumrungrat, “Process Integration of Dimethyl
Carbonate and Ethylene Glycol Production from Biomass and Heat Exchanger Network
Design,” Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 107, 80-93 (2016).
FH Baldovino, AT Quitain*, NP Dugos, SA Roces, M Koinuma, M Yuasa, T Kida, “Synthesis
and characterization of nitrogen-functionalized graphene oxide in high-temperature and high-
pressure ammonia,” RSC Advances 6 (115), 113924-113932 (2016). (*corresponding author)
B Ali, S Yusup, AT Quitain, …, “Pretreatment and Bentonite-based Catalyzed Conversion of
Palm-rubber Seed Oil Blends to Biodiesel,” Procedia Engineering, 157, 501-507 (2016).
C Prommuak, I Sereewatthanawut, P Pavasant, AT Quitain, M Goto, A Shotipruk, “The Effect
of Pulsed Microwave Power on Transesterification of Chlorella sp. for Biodiesel Production,”
Chemical Engineering Communications, 203 (5), 575-580 (2016).
YH Chan, RR Tan, S Yusup, HL Lam, AT Quitain, “Comparative life cycle assessment (LCA)
of bio-oil production from fast pyrolysis and hydrothermal liquefaction of oil palm empty fruit
bunch (EFB),” Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy, 18 (6), 1759-1768 (2016).
J Poosumas, K Ngaosuwan, AT Quitain, S Assabumrungrat, “Role of ultrasonic irradiation on
transesterification of palm oil using calcium oxide as a solid base catalyst,” Energy
Conversion and Management
, 120, 62-70 (2016).
Y Hirano, R Miyanomae, M Sasaki, AT Quitain, T Kida, S Okubayashi, “New Route for the
Production of Thermosensitive Polymer With Pulsed Arc Discharge at the Argon–Water
Interface,” IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 44 (2), 211-215 (2016).
CL Yiin, AT Quitain, S Yusup, M Sasaki, Y Uemura, T Kida, “Characterization of natural
low transition temperature mixtures (LTTMs): Green solvents for biomass delignification,”
Bioresource Technology, 199, 258-264 (2016).
K Chhouk, AT Quitain*, PD Gaspillo*, JB Maridable, M Sasaki, Y Shimoyama, M Goto, “Super-
critical Carbon Dioxide-Mediated Hydrothermal Extraction of Bioactive Compounds from Garcinia
mangostana Pericarp,” J. Supercrit. Fluids, 110, 167-175 (2016). (*corresponding author)
Aeju Lee, Daniele Di Mascolo, Marco Francardi, Federica Piccardi, Tiziano Bandiera, Paolo
Decuzzi, “Spherical polymeric nanoconstructs for combined chemotherapeutic and anti-
inflammatory therapies,” Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine 12,
2139-2147, 2016.
Yamaguchi YL, Ishida T*, Sawa S., “CLE peptides and their signaling pathways in plant
development”, J Exp Bot, Volume 67, 4813-4826, 2016. (*corresponding author)

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