Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology

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Early View (Online Version of Record published before inclusion in an issue)

Edited By: Jack Melling

Impact Factor: 2.349

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 39/135 (Engineering Chemical); 55/157 (Chemistry Multidisciplinary); 72/163 (Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology)

Online ISSN: 1097-4660

Associated Title(s): Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining, Chemistry & Industry, Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology, Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, Pest Management Science, Polymer International

  1. Reviews

  2. Research Articles

    1. Integration of advanced oxidation processes and activated sludge for the treatment of high refractory industrial wastewater

      Nuno Amaral-Silva, Rui C Martins, Sérgio Castro-Silva, Cláudia Paiva and Rosa M Quinta-Ferreira

      Article first published online: 18 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4845

    2. Improvement of L-lactic acid production with a two-step OUR control strategy

      Xiwei Tian, Yonghong Wang, Ju Chu, Yingping Zhuang and Siliang Zhang

      Article first published online: 17 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4844

  3. Mini-reviews

  4. Reviews

    1. Bioethanol production from biomass: carbohydrate vs syngas fermentation

      David Kennes, Haris Nalakath Abubackar, Marío Diaz, María C Veiga and Christian Kennes

      Article first published online: 12 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4842

  5. Research Articles

    1. Monitoring the laccase reaction of vanillin and poplar hydrolysate

      Valentin Sóti, Nicolas Jacquet, Sandra Apers, Aurore Richel, Silvia Lenaerts and Iris Cornet

      Article first published online: 9 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4789

    2. Chromatographic purification of enzymatically synthesized alkyl glucopyranosides

      Jari Heinonen, Henna Niskakoski, Baoru Yang, Maaria Kortesniemi and Tuomo Sainio

      Article first published online: 9 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4830

    3. Lactic acid production on a combined distillery stillage and sugar beet molasses substrate

      Dragana D Mladenović, Aleksandra P Djukić-Vuković, Sunčica D Kocić-Tanackov, Jelena D Pejin and Ljiljana V Mojović

      Article first published online: 9 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4838

    4. Efficient succinic acid production by engineered Escherichia coli using ammonia as neutralizer

      Ming-ke Wu, Zhao Guan, Ya-jie Wang, Jiang-feng Ma, Hao Wu and Min Jiang

      Article first published online: 4 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4828

  6. Reviews

  7. Perspectives

  8. Research Articles

    1. Synthesis of amine-modified solid Fe-Zr adsorbents for CO2 adsorption

      Fan-Ming Yang, Ying Liu, Lang Chen, Chak-Tong Au and Shuang-Feng Yin

      Article first published online: 26 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4827

    2. Treatment of second cheese whey effluents using a Choricystis-based system with simultaneous lipid production

      Olga N Tsolcha, Athanasia G Tekerlekopoulou, Christos S Akratos, Stamatia Bellou, George Aggelis, Matina Katsiapi, Maria Moustaka-Gouni and Dimitrios V Vayenas

      Article first published online: 26 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4829

    3. Depletion of hormones and antimicrobials in cattle manure using thermophilic anaerobic digestion

      Jonathan M. Withey, Samuel M. Mugo, Ting Zhou, Patrick M. Rosser and Tiejun Gao

      Article first published online: 23 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4823

  9. Perspectives

  10. Research Articles

    1. Novel biological and chemical methods of chitin extraction from crustacean waste using saline water

      Vinayak Laxman Pachapur, Karima Guemiza, Tarek Rouissi, Saurabh Jyoti Sarma and Satinder Kaur Brar

      Article first published online: 16 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4821

    2. Cold-adapted bacteria for bioremediation of crude oil-contaminated soil

      Jingxiu Wang, Junming Wang, Zhongzhi Zhang, Yongfeng Li, Beiyu Zhang, Zhiyong Zhang and Guangqing Zhang

      Article first published online: 13 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4814

    3. Reactive extraction of 3-hydroxypropionic acid from model aqueous solutions and real bioconversion media. Comparison with its isomer 2-hydroxypropionic (lactic) acid

      Marwen Moussa, Grégoire Burgé, Florian Chemarin, Rana Bounader, Claire Saulou-Bérion, Florent Allais, Henry-Eric Spinnler and Violaine Athès

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4813

    4. Alternative method for preparation of Au/TiO2 with precise Au0/Auδ+

      Mingming Du, Jiale Huang, Xiaolian Jing, Daohua Sun and Qingbiao Li

      Article first published online: 1 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4815

  11. Mini-reviews

    1. A microfluidic toolbox for cell fusion

      Flora W. Y. Chiu, Hakan Bagci, Amanda G. Fisher, Andrew J. deMello and Katherine S. Elvira

      Article first published online: 30 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4803

  12. Research Articles

    1. A facile strategy for the degradation of recalcitrant textile dyes using highly robust ZnO catalyst

      Japinder Kaur, Vinod Kumar, Kanu Gupta, Sandeep Bansal and Sonal Singhal

      Article first published online: 28 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4812

    2. Fate of tetracycline at high concentrations in enriched mixed culture system: biodegradation and behavior

      Chao Song, Xue-Fei Sun, Yun-Kun Wang, Peng-Fei Xia, Fang-Hui Yuan, Jia-Jia Li and Shu-Guang Wang

      Article first published online: 24 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4806

    3. Solar photocatalytic water disinfection of Escherichia coli, Enterococcus spp. and Clostridium Perfringens using different low-cost devices

      Sergio Gutiérrez-Alfaro, Asunción Acevedo, Juan Rodríguez, Edward A Carpio and Manuel A Manzano

      Article first published online: 15 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4795

    4. Mechanisms of L-lysine extraction with sec-octylphenoxy acetic acid in sulfonated kerosene

      Chunhua Zhao, Xiaohua Zhou, Yan Xiao, Dan Wang, Zhen Zhou, Zhixiong Yang, Xiaoqin Jiang and Jiang Wang

      Article first published online: 11 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4799

    5. Effect of operational parameters on the leaching efficiency and recovery of heavy metals from computer printed circuit boards

      Suthee Janyasuthiwong, Riccardo Ugas, Eldon R Rene, Carucci Alessandra, Giovanni Esposito and Piet NL Lens

      Article first published online: 10 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4798

    6. Pure zeolite Na-P and Na-X prepared from coal fly ash under the effect of steric hindrance

      Yanguang Chen, Tingting Xu, Conghao Xie, Hongjing Han, Fajun Zhao, Jian Zhang, Hua Song and Baohui Wang

      Article first published online: 28 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4794

    7. Magnetic mesoporous enzyme–silica composites with high activity and enhanced stability

      Jiandong Cui, Yuxiao Feng, Shu Yue, Yamin Zhao, Linbo Li, Ronglin Liu and Tao Lin

      Article first published online: 27 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4786

    8. Photocatalytic ozonation of pyridine-based herbicides by N-doped titania

      Rafael R. Solís, F. Javier Rivas, Olga Gimeno and José Luis Pérez-Bote

      Article first published online: 27 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4791

    9. Characterization and selection of PDMS solvents for the absorption and biodegradation of hydrophobic VOCs

      Maxime Guillerm, Annabelle Couvert, Abdeltif Amrane, Éric Dumont, Edith Norrant, Nicolas Lesage and Catherine Juery

      Article first published online: 24 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4792

    10. Energy recovery from winery wastewater using a dual chamber microbial fuel cell

      Eduardo D Penteado, Carmen M Fernandez-Marchante, Marcelo Zaiat, Pablo Cañizares, Ernesto R Gonzalez and Manuel AR Rodrigo

      Article first published online: 20 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4771

    11. Immobilization of a multi-enzyme system for L-amino acids production

      María J Rodríguez-Alonso, Felipe Rodríguez-Vico, Francisco J Las Heras-Vázquez and Josefa M Clemente-Jiménez

      Article first published online: 19 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4787

    12. Two-phase olive mill waste (alpeorujo) as carbon source for biosurfactant production

      Danielle Maass, Ignacio Moya Ramírez, Miguel García Román, Encarnación Jurado Alameda, Antônio Augusto Ulson de Souza, Jose Alexandre Borges Valle and Deisi Altmajer Vaz

      Article first published online: 17 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4790

    13. Using cell recycling batch fermentations to validate a setup for cellulosic ethanol production

      Vinícius FN Silva, Simone C Nakanishi, Suzane R Dionísio, Carlos EV Rossell, Jaciane L Ienczak, Adilson R Gonçalves and George JM Rocha

      Article first published online: 10 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4778

  13. Perspectives

  14. Research Articles

    1. Effect of enzymatic high temperature prehydrolysis on the subsequent cellulose hydrolysis of steam-pretreated spruce in high solids concentration

      Joonas Hämäläinen, Tom Granström, Filip Mollerup, Yawei Wang, Hairong Xiong and Ossi Turunen

      Article first published online: 10 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4777

    2. Exploring laccase and mediators behavior during saccharification and fermentation of steam-exploded wheat straw for bioethanol production

      Antonio D Moreno, David Ibarra, Pablo Alvira, Elia Tomás-Pejó and Mercedes Ballesteros

      Article first published online: 4 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4774

    3. Modeling and control strategies for anoxic biotrickling filtration in biogas purification

      Fernando Almenglo, Martín Ramírez, José Manuel Gómez, Domingo Cantero, Xavier Gamisans and Antonio David Dorado

      Article first published online: 31 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4769

    4. Performance evaluation of magnetic anion exchange resin removing fluoride

      Qiang Li, Baijun Wang, Wentao Li, Cheng Wang, Qing Zhou, Chendong Shuang and Aimin Li

      Article first published online: 28 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4764

    5. ANFIS modeling for bacteria detection based on GNR biosensor

      Elnaz Akbari, Zolkafle Buntat, Elmira Shahraki, Alireza Zeinalinezhad and Mehrbakhsh Nilashi

      Article first published online: 22 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4761

    6. Multiparametric control for enhanced biofilm selection in microbial fuel cells

      Daniele Molognoni, Sebastià Puig, M. Dolors Balaguer, Andrea G. Capodaglio, Arianna Callegari and Jesús Colprim

      Article first published online: 20 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4760

    7. Real-time and on-line monitoring of morphological cell parameters using electrical impedance spectroscopy measurements

      Enric Sarró, Martí Lecina, Andreu Fontova, Francesc Gòdia, Ramon Bragós and Jordi J Cairó

      Article first published online: 20 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4765

    8. Revisiting the dissolution kinetics of limestone – experimental analysis and modeling

      Claudio Carletti, Henrik Grénman, Cataldo De Blasio, Ermei Mäkilä, Jarno Salonen, Dmitry Yu Murzin, Tapio Salmi and Tapio Westerlund

      Article first published online: 14 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4750

    9. Development and characterization of a new adsorbent for biomolecule separation: intercalation and adsorption of clavulanic acid in layered double hydroxides

      Marcus Bruno Soares Forte, Christine Taviot-Guého, Fabrice Leroux, Maria Isabel Rodrigues and Francisco Maugeri Filho

      Article first published online: 14 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4759

    10. Untargeted metabolic profiling of winery-derived biomass waste degradation by Aspergillus niger

      Avinash V Karpe, David J Beale, Nainesh B Godhani, Paul D Morrison, Ian H Harding and Enzo A Palombo

      Article first published online: 14 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4749

    11. Synthesis of ZnO micro-flowers assisted by a plant-mediated strategy

      Tareque Odoom-Wubah, Williams B Osei, Xiaoer Chen, Daohua Sun, Jiale Huang and Qingbiao Li

      Article first published online: 8 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4748

    12. A novel magnetic Preyssler acid grafted chitosan nano adsorbent: synthesis, characterization and adsorption activity

      Bahareh Tanhaei, Ali Ayati, Fatemeh F Bamoharram, Manu Lahtinen and Mika Sillanpää

      Article first published online: 1 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4742

    13. Continuous purification of galacto-oligosaccharide mixtures by using cascaded membrane filtration

      Nirmal V Patil, Thom Schotel, Carol V Rodríguez Gómez, Victor Aguirre Montesdeoca, Jos JW Sewalt, Anja EM Janssen and Remko M Boom

      Article first published online: 1 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4746

    14. Molecular weight and viscosifying power of alginates produced in Azotobacter vinelandii cultures in shake flasks under low power input

      Karen Gómez-Pazarín, Celia Flores, Tania Castillo, Jochen Büchs, Enrique Galindo and Carlos Peña

      Article first published online: 30 JUN 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4747

    15. Evaluation of different modes of operation for the production of Spirulina sp.

      Juliana Botelho Moreira, Jorge Alberto Vieira Costa and Michele Greque de Morais

      Article first published online: 22 JUN 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4729

    16. Enhanced microalgal biomass and lipid production via co-culture of Scenedesmus obliquus and Candida tropicalis in an autotrophic system

      Ruimin Wang, Yuan Tian, Shengzhang Xue, Dongmei Zhang, Qinghua Zhang, Xia Wu, Dezhu Kong and Wei Cong

      Article first published online: 22 JUN 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4735

    17. Manganese peroxidase and biomimetic systems applied to in vitro lignin degradation in Eucalyptus grandis milled wood and kraft pulps

      Fernando Masarin, Marcela Norambuena, Heloisa O.R. Ramires, Braz J. Demuner, Paulo C. Pavan and André Ferraz

      Article first published online: 22 JUN 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4739