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Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering

Ruey-Shin Juang

Chair Professor

Separation Materials and Techniques Laboratory

Tel.: (03) 2118800 Ext. 3855

 

Office:

Tel.: (03) 2118800 Ext. 5702

Fax: (03) 2118668

E-mail: rsjuang@mail.cgu.edu.tw

Address: 259 Wen-Hwa First Road, Kwei-Shan District, Taoyuan 33302, Taiwan

Website (URL)https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Ruey-Shin_Juang/

 

Experience

Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, Chang Gung University, Taiwan

Chair Professor

2014/02~

Current Biochemical Engineering

Editor-in-Chief

2012/06~

Membrane Water Treatment (SCI indexed)

Editor-in-Chief

2009/08~

College of Engineering, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan

Professor & Dean

2006/08~2012/07

Separation and Purification Technology

Editorial Board Member

2006/01~

Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers

Editorial Board Member

1997/08~

Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan

Professor & Chair

1996/08~2002/07

Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan

Professor

1993/06~2014/01

Department of Chemical Engineering, Yuan Ze University

Associate Professor

1989/09~1993/05

Energy and Resources Laboratories, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu, Taiwan

Researcher

1988/09~1989/09

 

Education

National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

Ph.D., Chemical Engineering

1986

 

Research Fields and Expertise

1. Solvent Extraction and Liquid Membrane Separations

2. Membrane Separation Processes

3. Preparation and Applications of Nanocomposite Adsorbents

4. Preparation and Applications of Nanoparticle-Mixed Matrix and Nanostructured Membranes

5. Physicochemical and Biological Wastewater Treatment

6. Biochemical Engineering and Bioseparations

 

Honors and Awards

2013

Y.Z. Hsu Scientific Paper Award (Green Technology), Far Eastern Y.Z. Hsu Science & Technology Memorial Foundation, Taiwan

2008

Outstanding Research Fellow Award, Ministry of Science & Technology (MOST), Taiwan

2006/08~2014/01

Chair Professor, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan

2005/08~2008/07

Research Fellow Award, Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), Taiwan

2002/08~2005/07

Research Fellow Award, Ministry of Science & Technology (MOST), Taiwan

1996/08~2002/07

Outstanding Research Award (傑出獎), Ministry of Science & Technology (MOST), Taiwan

 

Refereed SCI Papers in Recent 5 Years (2011~)

1.       F.C. Wu, P.H. Wu, R.L. Tseng* and R.S. Juang, Preparation of novel activated carbons from H2SO4-treated corncob hulls with KOH activation for quick adsorption of dye and 4-chlorophenol, Journal of Environmental Management, 92(3) (2011) 708-713.

2.       R.L. Tseng, P.H. Wu, F.C. Wu* and R.S. Juang, Half-life and half-capacity concentration approach for adsorption of 2,4-dichlorophenol and methyl blue from water on activated carbons, Journal of Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 42(2) (2011) 312-319.

3.       R.C. Hsiao, C.L. Hung, S.H. Lin and R.S. Juang*, Separation and flux characteristics in cross-flow ultrafiltration of bovine serum albumin and bovine hemoglobin solutions, Membrane Water Treatment, 2(2) (2011) 91-103.

4.       C.Y. Tsai, R.S. Juang and C. Huang*, Surface modification of polypropylene membrane by RF methane/oxygen mixture plasma treatment, Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, 50(8) (2011) 08KA02.

5.       S.H. Lin, C.H. Chiou, C.K. Chang and R.S. Juang*, Photocatalytic degradation of phenol on different phases of TiO2 particles in aqueous suspensions under UV irradiation, Journal of Environmental Management, 92(12) (2011) 3098-3104.

6.       S.H. Huang and R.S. Juang*, Biochemical and biomedical applications of multifunctional magnetic nanoparticles: A review, Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 13(10) (2011) 4411-4430.

7.       C.T. Hsieh*, B.S. Chang, J.Y. Lin and R.S. Juang, Improvement of rate capability of spinel lithium titanate anodes using microwave-assisted zinc nanocoating, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 513 (2012) 393-398.

8.       R.S. Juang*, H.L. Chen and S.C. Tsao, Recovery and separation of surfactin from pretreated Bacillus subtilis broth by reverse micellar extraction, Biochemical Engineering Journal, 61 (2012) 78-83.

9.       C. Huang*, C.Y. Tsai and R.S. Juang, Surface modification and characterization of H2/O2 plasma treated polypropylene membrane, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 124(S1) (2012) E108-E115.

10.    R.S. Juang*, H.C. Kao and Z. Zhang, A simplified dynamic model for the removal of toxic organics in a two-phase partitioning bioreactor, Separation and Purification Technology, 90 (2012) 213-220.

11.    R.S. Juang*, H.L. Chen and Y.C Lin, Ultrafiltration of coagulation-pretreated Serratia marcescens fermentation broth: Flux characteristics and prodigiosin recovery, Separation Science and Technology, 47(13) (2012) 1849-1856.

12.    T.A. Nguyen and R.S. Juang*, Treatment of waters and wastewaters containing sulfur dyes: A review, Chemical Engineering Journal, 219 (2013) 109-117.

13.    K.T. Wu, P.H. Wu, F.C. Wu, R.L. Tseng* and R.S. Juang, A novel approach to characterizing liquid-phase adsorption on highly porous activated carbons using the Toth equation, Chemical Engineering Journal, 221 (2013) 373-381.

14.    C. Huang, C.C. Lin, C.Y. Tsai and R.S. Juang*, Tailoring surface properties of polymeric separators for lithium-ion batteries by cyclonic atmospheric-pressure plasma, Plasma Processes and Polymers, 10(5) (2013) 407-415.

15.    P.T. Tran, H.C. Kao, R.S. Juang* and J.C.W. Lan*, Kinetic characteristics of biodegradation of methyl orange by Pseudomonas putida mt2 in suspended and immobilized cell systems, Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 44(5) (2013) 780-785.

16.    C. Huang*, W.C. Ma, C.Y. Tsai, W.T. Hou and R.S. Juang, Surface modification on poly(tetrafluoroethylene) membrane by radio frequency methane/nitrogen mixture plasma polymerization, Surface & Coatings Technology, 231 (2013) 42-46.

17.    C.L. Liu, T.H. Lin and R.S. Juang*, Optimization of recombinant hexaoligochitin-producing chitinase production with response surface methodology, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 62 (2013) 518-522.

18.    C. Huang, P.J. Lin, C.Y. Tsai and R.S. Juang*, Electrospun microfibrous membranes with atmospheric-pressure plasma surface modification for the application in dye-sensitized solar cells, Plasma Processes and Polymers, 10(11) (2013) 938-947.

19.    C.H. Liang, R.S. Juang, C.Y. Tsai and C. Huang*, Tailoring surface properties of polymeric separators for lithium-ion batteries by 13.56 MHz RF plasma glow discharge, Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, 52(11) (2013) 11NM07.

20.    R.L. Tseng, P.H. Wu, F.C. Wu* and R.S. Juang, A convenient method to determine kinetic parameters of adsorption processes by nonlinear regression of pseudo-nth-order equation, Chemical Engineering Journal, 237 (2014) 153-161.

21.    C.T. Hsieh*, C.T. Pai, Y.F. Chen, P.Y. Yu and R.S. Juang, Electrochemical performance of lithium iron phosphate cathodes at various temperatures, Electrochimica Acta, 115 (2014) 96-102.

22.    R.S. Juang* and C.H. Chen, Comparative study on photocatalytic degradation of methomyl and parathion over UV-irradiated TiO2 particles in aqueous solutions, Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 45(3) (2014) 989-995.

23.    R.S. Juang* and C.L. Yeh, Adsorptive recovery and purification of prodigiosin from methanol/water solutions of Serratia marcescens fermentation broth, Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering, 19(1) (2014) 159-168.

24.    C.L. Liu, C.Y. Lan, C.C. Fu and R.S. Juang*, Production of hexaoligochitin from colloidal chitin using a chitinase from Aeromonas schubertii, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 69 (2014) 59-63.

25.    F.C. Wu, P.H. Wu, R.L. Tseng* and R.S. Juang, Description of gas adsorption isotherms on the activated carbons with heterogeneous micropores using the Dubinin-Astakhov equation, Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 45(4) (2014) 1757-1763.

26.    R.S. Juang*, C. Huang and C.L. Hsieh, Surface modification of PVDF ultrafiltration membranes by remote argon/ methane gas mixture plasma for fouling reduction, Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 45(5) (2014) 2176-2186.

27.    F.C. Wu, P.H. Wu, R.L. Tseng* and R.S. Juang*, Use of refuse-derived fuel waste for adsorption of 4-chlorophenol and dyes from aqueous solution: Equilibrium and kinetics, Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 45(5) (2014) 2628-2639.

28.    C.Y. Tsai, T.C. Wei, K.S. Chen, R.S. Juang and C. Huang*, Tailoring surface properties of non-woven polypropylene by cyclonic atmospheric pressure plasma, IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 42(12) (2014) 3668-3673.

29.    R.S. Juang, C.Y. Tsai, T.C. Wei, K.S. Chen, C.H. Liu, H.Y. Jheng and C. Huang*, Surface characterization of cyclonic methane/argon mixture plasma-treated poly(vinylidene fluoride) filtration membrane and its flux enhancement, IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 42(12) (2014) 3698-3702.

30.    R.S. Juang, C.H. Liang, W.C. Ma, C.Y. Tsai and C. Huang*, Low-pressure ethane/nitrogen gas mixture plasma surface modification effect on the wetting and electrochemical performance of polymer separator for lithium-ion batteries, Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 45(6) (2014) 3046-3051.

31.    A.T. Nguyen and R.S. Juang*, Photocatalytic degradation of p-chlorophenol by hybrid H2O2 and TiO2 in aqueous suspensions under UV irradiation, Journal of Environmental Management, 147 (2015) 271-277.

32.    R.S. Juang, C.T. Hsieh*, J.Q. Hsiao, H.T. Hsiao, D.Y. Tzou and M.M. Huq, Size-controlled platinum nanoparticles prepared by modified-version atomic layer deposition for ethanol oxidation, Journal of Power Sources, 275 (2015) 845-851.

33.    R.L. Tseng, F.C. Wu and R.S. Juang*, Adsorption of CO2 at atmospheric pressure on activated carbons prepared from melamine-modified phenol-formaldehyde resins, Separation and Purification Technology, 140 (2015) 53-60.

34.    C.T. Hsieh*, J.R. Liu, R.S. Juang, C.E. Lee and Y.F. Chen, Microwave synthesis of copper network onto lithium iron phosphate cathode materials for improved electrochemical performance, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 153 (2015) 103-109.

35.    R.S. Juang, B.T. Wong and D.J. Lee*, Accessible mixotrophic growth of denitrifying sulfide removal consortium, Bioresource Technology, 185 (2015) 362-367.

36.    R.S. Juang, C.T. Hsieh*, P.A. Chen and Y.F. Chen, Microwave-assisted synthesis of titania coating onto polymeric separators for improved lithium-ion battery performance, Journal of Power Sources, 286 (2015) 526-533.

37.    R.S. Juang, P.C. Yang*, H.W. Wen, C.Y. Lin, S.C. Lee and T.W. Chang, Synthesis and chemosensory properties of terpyridine-containing diblock polycarbazole through RAFT polymerization, Reactive and Functional Polymers, 93 (2015) 130-137.

38.    M.L. Nguyen and R.S. Juang*, Improved biosorption of phenol using crosslinked chitosan beads after modification with histidine and Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering, 20(3), 614-621.

39.    R.S. Juang, C. Huang*, H.Y. Jheng, C. Li, L.Y. Wu and Y.J. Chang, Cyclonic plasma activation on microporous poly(vinylidene fluoride) membranes for improving surface hydrophilicity, Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 54 (2015) 76-82.

40.    P.C. Yang*, C.Y. Li, H.C. Chen and R.S. Juang*, Synthesis, photochemical properties, and self-assembly of diblock copolymer bearing azobenzene moieties, Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 54 (2015) 155-164.

41.    M.L. Nguyen and R.S. Juang*, Modification of crosslinked chitosan beads with histidine and Saccharomyces cerevisiae for enhanced Ni(II) biosorption, Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 56 (2015) 96-102.

42.    W.C. Chen, R.S. Juang# and Y.H. Wei*, Applications of a lipopeptide surfactant, surfactin, produced by microorganisms, Biochemical Engineering Journal, 103 (2015) 158-169.

43.    C.T. Hsieh*, J.P. Hsu, H.H. Hsu, W.H. Lin and R.S. Juang*, Hierarchical oil-water separation membrane using carbon fabrics decorated with carbon nanotubes, Surface and Coatings Technology, 286 (2016) 148-154.

44.    M.L. Nguyen, C. Huang and R.S. Juang*, Synergistic biosorption between phenol and nickel(II) from binary mixtures on chemically and biologically modified chitosan beads, Chemical Engineering Journal, 286 (2016) 68-75.

45.    A.T. Nguyen and R.S. Juang*, Treatment of o-cresol/4-chlorophenol binary mixtures in aqueous solutions by TiO2 photocatalysis under UV irradiation, Desalination and Water Treatment (in press, 2016).

46.    A.T. Nguyen, C.T. Hsieh and R.S. Juang*, Substituent effects on photodegradation of phenols in binary mixtures by hybrid H2O2 and TiO2 suspensions under UV irradiation, Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers (in press, 2016).