Member

Z Zhi (George) ZHOU, Ph.D., P.E., Principal Investigator
Sun Zhe SUN, Ph.D. student, Purdue University, 2014 – present

  • Research topic: Efficient Production of Biofuels from Carbon Dioxide
WangM Mian WANG, Ph.D. student, Purdue University, 2014 – present

  • Research topic: Development and Persistence of Antibiotic Resistance and Antibiotic Resistance Genes
Ejike Ejike Akobundu KEN-OPURUM, Ph.D. student, Purdue University, 2016 – present

  • Research topic: Fate and Transport of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria in Subsurface Environment
Ran CHEN, Master student, Purdue University, 2016 – present

  • Research topic: Development of Antibiotic Resistance
Benjamin M. STRYKER, Undergraduate research assistant and SURF student, Purdue University, 2017 – present

  • Research topic: Removal of Heavy Metals with Carbon Nanotube Filters
Songhao WU, Undergraduate research assistant, Purdue University, 2017 – present

  • Research topic: Biofuel Production in Microbial Electrosynthesis Cells

Alumni

WuC Chen WU, Ph.D. student, National University of Singapore (2011-2014, co-supervised with Dr. Jianzhong He between 2014 and 2017)

  • Research topic: Molecular Microbiology for Improved Biofuel Production
Padhiary Mrutyunjay PADHIARY, Ph.D. student, National University of Singapore (2012-2017)

  • Research topic: Electrosynthesis of Biofuels from Carbon Dioxide
Sol PARK, Master student, Purdue University, 2015 – 2017

  • Research topic: Efficient Production of Biofuels from Carbon Dioxide
Huanqi HE, Master student, Purdue University, 2015 – 2017

  • Research topic: Electrochemical Wastewater Treatment
Wei LIU, Graduate research assistant and master student, Purdue Unviersity, 2016 – 2017

  • Research topic: Electrochemical Removal of Chemical Contaminants
Deng Jingfei DENG, Undergraduate research assistant, Purdue University, 2016 – 2017

  • Research topic: Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria in the Environment
tianlong Tianlong Sun, Undergraduate Research Assistant, Purdue University, 2016 – 2017

  • Research topic: Efficient Biofuel Production
Luna NGUYEN, Undergraduate research assistant, Purdue University, 2014 – 2016

  • Research topic: Efficient Production of Biofuels from Carbon Dioxide
Liu Cheng LIU, Visiting professor, 2015 – 2016

  • Research topic: Development of Nanomaterials for Water Treatment
Nishu GOYAL, Ph.D. student, National University of Singapore (co-supervised with Dr. I. A. Karimi), 2012 – 2016

  • Research topic: Biochemical conversion of CO2 using M. maripaludis
Yi Xinzhu YI, Ph.D. student, National University of Singapore, 2010 – 2015

  • Research topic: Evaluation of Antibiotic Resistance at Urban Environments
Jame Sadia A. JAME, Ph.D. student, Purdue University, 2014 – 2016

  • Research topic: Electrochemical Removal of Chemical and Biological Contaminants with Nanomaterials
Lin Shaohua LIN, Visiting professor, 2014 – 2015

  • Research topic: Development of Nanomaterials for Water Treatment
Wu Tianren WU, Master student, Purdue University, 2014 – 2015

  • Research topic: Electrochemical Removal of Chemical and Biological Contaminants with Nanomaterials
  Maithilee DAS, Undergraduate research assistant, Purdue University, 2014 – 2015

  • Research topic: Efficient Production of Biofuels from Carbon Dioxide
Haitian LIU, Undergraduate research assistant, Purdue University, 2014 – 2015

  • Research topic: Efficient Production of Biofuels from Carbon Dioxide
Neil PERRY, Undergraduate research assistant, Purdue University, 2014 – 2015

  • Research topic: Efficient Production of Biofuels from Carbon Dioxide
 Loveless Ryan N LOVELESS, Undergraduate research assistant, Purdue University, 2014 – 2015

  • Research topic: Electrochemical Removal of Chemical and Biological Contaminants with Nanomaterials
Heyi WANG, Undergraduate research assistant, Purdue University, 2014 – 2015

  • Research topic: Electrochemical Removal of Chemical and Biological Contaminants with Nanomaterials
Yoo Leslie YOO, Undergraduate research assistant, Purdue University, 2014 – 2016

  • Research topic: Electrochemical Removal of Chemical and Biological Contaminants with Nanomaterials
Yvonne SHI, Undergraduate research assistant, Purdue University, 2014 – 2015

  • Research topic: Efficient Production of Biofuels from Carbon Dioxide
Traxler Emily TRAXLER, Undergraduate research assistant, Purdue University, 2014

  • Research topic: Development and Persistence of Antibiotic Resistance and Antibiotic Resistance Genes
Xia Qing XIA, SPORE NUS-PKU Master student, National University of Singapore, 2013 – 2014

  • Research topic: Phenol Removal with Electrochemical Carbon Nanotube Filters Coupled with in situ Generated H2O2
Jin Xiao JIN, SPORE NUS-PKU Master student, National University of Singapore, 2013 – 2014

  • Research topic: Research on Electrochemical Carbon Nanotube Filters for Bacterial and DNA Removal
LiuY Yanbiao LIU, Research fellow, National University of Singapore, 2013 – 2014

  • Research topic: Development of Electrochemical Carbon Nanotube Filters to Remove Off-flavor Compounds
Le Thai Hoang LE, Research fellow, National University of Singapore, 2013 – 2014

  • Research topic: Rapid and Accurate Quantification of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria and Quantitative Risk Assessment for Water Security
Haller Laurence GLASS-HALLER, Research fellow, National University of Singapore, 2013 – 2014

  • Research topic: Rapid and Accurate Quantification of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria and Quantitative Risk Assessment for Water Security
Sivachidambaram Vaishnavi SIVACHIDAMBARAM, Research engineer, National University of Singapore, 2013 – 2014

  • Research topic: Rapid and Accurate Quantification of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria and Quantitative Risk Assessment for Water Security
Shivashkar SINGH, Ph.D. student,  Oxford University (Co-supervised with Dr. Hankins), 2012 – 2014

  • Research topic: Biofilms
Tianren WANG, Research engineer and master student, Final Year Project (FYP) student, and Research Assistant, National University of Singapore, 2011 – 2014

  • Research topic: Evaluation of Microbial Regrowth after Treatment of Disinfectants or Antimicrobials
Lee Dustin Juen Hon LEE, FYP student, National University of Singapore, 2013 -2014

  • Research topic: Development of Electrochemical Carbon Nanotube Filters to Remove Off-flavor Compounds
Kong Yi KONG, FYP student, National University of Singapore, 2013 -2014

  • Research topic: Development of Electrochemical Carbon Nanotube Filters to Remove Off-flavor Compounds
Siva Vidushini SIVA, FYP student, National University of Singapore, 2013 -2014

  • Research topic: Optimization Methane Production in a Microbial Electrolysis Cell
Hsien Li Jie HSIEN, FYP student, National University of Singapore, 2012 -2013

  • Research topic: Optimization of Hydrogen Production to Support Methanogenesis in a Microbial Electrolysis Cell
Sanjay NAGARAJAN, Research engineer, National University of Singapore, 2011 – 2013

  • Research topic: Photoelectrochemical water splitting for the production of value-added chemicals
Yuen Nicole YUEN, Summer Intern from University of California – Berkeley, 2013

  • Research topic: Rapid and Accurate Quantification of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria and Quantitative Risk Assessment for Water Security
Wei Qing WEI, FYP student, Xiamen University, 2012 – 2013

    • Research topic: Effects of Environmental Factors on Antimicrobial Resistance in an Urban Environment
Cheng Wen Chao CHENG, FYP student, National University of Singapore, 2012 -2013

  • Research topic: Evaluation of Antimicrobial Resistance at Environmental Samples
Chua Shang Long CHUA, FYP student, National University of Singapore, 2012 -2013

  • Research topic: Optimization of Hydrogen Production to Support Methanogenesis in a Microbial Electrolysis Cell
Hongmei JING, National University of Singapore, 2012 – 2013

  • Research topic: Photosynthesis through Electrode-driven Anaerobic Respiration
Subhashini Subhashini KASHINATH, Master student, National University of Singapore, 2011 – 2013

  • Research topic: Utilization of Landfill Gases as Renewable Source of Energy in India
Cao Shenyan CAO, Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) student, National University of Singapore, 2011 – 2012

  • Research Topic: Cost Analysis of Algae-based Biofuel
Auw Max Jin Quan AUW, FYP student, National University of Singapore, 2012 – 2013

  • Research topic: Development of Oligonucleotide Probes for in situ Quantification of Streptomyces
Du Yuanyan DU, FYP student, National University of Singapore, 2011 – 2012

  • Research topic: Studies on MIB and Geosmin Producing Actinomycetes in Water Catchment Area
  • Winner of Excellence Award of 2012 ESE FYP symposium
KongX Xieheng KONG, FYP student, National University of Singapore, 2011 – 2012

  • Research topic: Antimicrobial Resistance of Streptomyces at Environmental Samples in Singapore
LinC Steve Chenghui LIN, FYP student, National University of Singapore, 2011 – 2012

  • Research topic: Evaluation of MLSB Antimicrobial Resistance at Environmental Samples
  • Winner of Merit Award of 2012 ESE FYP symposium
  • Winner of Sembcorp Medal and Award
Amir Mohammad Sairi B AMIR, FYP student, National University of Singapore, 2011 – 2012

  • Research topic: Development of Fluorescence in situ Hybridization Probes to Quantify Methanogens
Ong Eugene Jie Li ONG, FYP student, National University of Singapore, 2010 – 2011

  • Research topic: Evaluation of MLSB Antimicrobial Resistance at Environmental Samples
Chew Cynthia Xin Yu CHEW, FYP student, National University of Singapore, 2010 – 2011

  • Research topic: Evaluation of Antibiotic-producing Streptomyces from Soil Samples
Christina Agnes CHRISTINA, FYP student, National University of Singapore, 2010 – 2011

  • Research topic: Quantification of Streptomyces using Fluorescence in situ Hybridization