Publications 1996 2017

2010
135 Citations

Mixture optimization of six core glycosyl hydrolases for maximizing saccharification of ammonia fiber expansion (AFEX) pretreated corn stover

Gao, D., Chundawat, S. P. S., Krishnan, C., Balan, V. & Dale, B. E. Apr 2010 In : Bioresource Technology. 101, 8, p. 2770-2781 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Saccharification
Hydrolases
Ammonia
Fibers
ammonia
123 Citations

Multifaceted characterization of cell wall decomposition products formed during ammonia fiber expansion (AFEX) and dilute acid based pretreatments

Chundawat, S. P. S., Vismeh, R., Sharma, L. N., Humpula, J. F., da Costa Sousa, L., Chambliss, C. K., Jones, A. D., Balan, V. & Dale, B. E. Nov 2010 In : Bioresource Technology. 101, 21, p. 8429-8438 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

ammonia
decomposition
acid
fibre
product
131 Citations

Process optimization to convert forage and sweet sorghum bagasse to ethanol based on ammonia fiber expansion (AFEX) pretreatment

Li, B. Z., Balan, V., Yuan, Y. J. & Dale, B. E. Feb 2010 In : Bioresource Technology. 101, 4, p. 1285-1292 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ammonia
Ethanol
Fibers
bagasse
Bagasse
62 Citations
Zymomonas
Fermentation
Zea mays
Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Ethanol
28 Citations

Research enzymatic digestibility and ethanol fermentability of AFEX-treated starch-rich lignocellulosics such as corn silage and whole corn plant

Shao, Q., Chundawat, S. P. S., Krishnan, C., Bals, B., Da Costa Sousa, L., Thelen, K. D., Dale, B. E. & Balan, V. 2010 In : Biotechnology for Biofuels. 3, 1

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

silage
digestibility
starch
ethanol
ammonia
27 Citations

Strategy for identification of novel fungal and bacterial glycosyl hydrolase hybrid mixtures that can efficiently saccharify pretreated lignocellulosic biomass

Gao, D., Chundawat, S. P. S., Liu, T., Hermanson, S., Gowda, K., Brumm, P., Dale, B. E. & Balan, V. Feb 2010 In : Bioenergy Research. 3, 1, p. 67-81 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

glycosidases
biomass
enzymes
Hydrolases
Biomass
7 Citations

Thermochemical pretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass

Chundawat, S. P. S., Balan, V., Sousa, L. D. C. & Dale, B. E. May 2010 Bioalcohol Production: Biochemical Conversion of Lignocellulosic Biomass. Elsevier Inc., p. 24-72 49 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

Enzymatic hydrolysis
Chemical industry
Lignin
Fermentation
Feedstocks
69 Citations

Two-step SSCF to convert AFEX-treated switchgrass to ethanol using commercial enzymes and Saccharomyces cerevisiae 424A(LNH-ST)

Jin, M., Lau, M. W., Balan, V. & Dale, B. E. Nov 2010 In : Bioresource Technology. 101, 21, p. 8171-8178 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Saccharification
Ammonia
Yeast
Fermentation
Ethanol
2009
24 Citations

Conversion of extracted oil cake fibers into bioethanol including DDGS, canola, sunflower, sesame, soy, and peanut for integrated biodiesel processing

Balan, V., Rogers, C. A., Chundawat, S. P. S., Da Costa Sousa, L., Slininger, P. J., Gupta, R. & Dale, B. E. Feb 2009 In : JAOCS, Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 86, 2, p. 157-165 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Bioethanol
Biofuels
Oils
Fibers
Processing
285 Citations

'Cradle-to-grave' assessment of existing lignocellulose pretreatment technologies

da Costa Sousa, L., Chundawat, S. P. S., Balan, V. & Dale, B. E. Jun 2009 In : Current Opinion in Biotechnology. 20, 3, p. 339-347 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Biomass
Technology
lignocellulose
Biological Phenomena
Industry
85 Citations

Enzymatic digestibility and pretreatment degradation products of AFEX-treated hardwoods (populus nigra)

Balan, V., Da Costa Sousa, L., Chundawat, S. P. S., Marshall, D., Sharma, L. N., Chambliss, C. K. & Dale, B. E. Mar 2009 In : Biotechnology Progress. 25, 2, p. 365-375 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Populus
Hydrolysis
Zea mays
Ethanol
Chemical Industry
18 Citations
cellulose
hydrolysis
protein
Enzymatic hydrolysis
Cellulose
116 Citations

Lignocellulosic biomass pretreatment using AFEX.

Balan, V., Bals, B., Chundawat, S. P. S., Marshall, D. & Dale, B. E. 2009 In : Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 581, p. 61-77 17 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ammonia
Biomass
Hydrolysis
Cellulose
Lignin
105 Citations

Optimization of enzymatic hydrolysis and ethanol fermentation from AFEX-treated rice straw

Zhong, C., Lau, M. W., Balan, V., Dale, B. E. & Yuan, Y. J. Sep 2009 In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 84, 4, p. 667-676 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Glucans
Ammonia
Fermentation
Hydrolysis
Ethanol
37 Citations
hydrolysis
sugar
ammonia
maize
fibre
450 Citations

Physical and chemical characterizations of corn stover and poplar solids resulting from leading pretreatment technologies

Kumar, R., Mago, G., Balan, V. & Wyman, C. E. Sep 2009 In : Bioresource Technology. 100, 17, p. 3948-3962 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

maize
chemical
cellulose
ammonia
Ammonia
2008

Enzymatic hydrolysis of afex treated corn stover by cellulolytic and hemicellulolytic synergistic enzyme cocktails

Chundawat, S., Gao, D., Chandraraj, K., Poland, J., Stege, J., Lipton, M., Balan, V. & Dale, B. E. 2008 AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Enzymatic hydrolysis
Enzymes
Cracks
111 Citations

Enzyme characterization for hydrolysis of AFEX and liquid hot-water pretreated distillers' grains and their conversion to ethanol

Dien, B. S., Ximenes, E. A., O'Bryan, P. J., Moniruzzaman, M., Li, X. L., Balan, V., Dale, B. & Cotta, M. A. Aug 2008 In : Bioresource Technology. 99, 12, p. 5216-5225 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

distillers grains
explosions
ammonia
hydrolysis
ethanol
92 Citations

Enzyme hydrolysis and ethanol fermentation of liquid hot water and AFEX pretreated distillers' grains at high-solids loadings

Kim, Y., Hendrickson, R., Mosier, N. S., Ladisch, M. R., Bals, B., Balan, V. & Dale, B. E. Aug 2008 In : Bioresource Technology. 99, 12, p. 5206-5215 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

fermentation
ethanol
hydrolysis
ammonia
enzyme
69 Citations
Detoxification
Ammonia
Fermentation
Nutrients
Ethanol
84 Citations

High-throughput microplate technique for enzymatic hydrolysis of lignocellulosic biomass

Chundawat, S. P. S., Balan, V. & Dale, B. E. Apr 15 2008 In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 99, 6, p. 1281-1294 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Enzymatic hydrolysis
Biomass
Throughput
Hydrolysis
Cellulose
53 Citations

Mushroom spent straw: A potential substrate for an ethanol-based biorefinery

Balan, V., Da Costa Sousa, L., Chundawat, S. P. S., Vismeh, R., Jones, A. D. & Dale, B. E. May 2008 In : Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology. 35, 5, p. 293-301 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Straw
Ammonia
Ethanol
Substrates
Agaricales

Process optimization for maximum ethanol production using different ethanologens from afex treated rice straw

Zhong, C., Krishnan, C., Lau, M. W., Balan, V., Dale, B. & Yuan, Y. J. 2008 AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Straw
Ethanol
Adders
2007
20 Citations

Ammonia fiber expansion pretreatment and enzymatic hydrolysis on two different growth stages of reed canarygrass

Bradshaw, T. C., Alizadeh, H., Teymouri, F., Balan, V. & Dale, B. E. Apr 2007 In : Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 137-140, 1-12, p. 395-405 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Enzymatic hydrolysis
Ammonia
Fibers
Phalaris
Hydrolysis

Development and validation of an automated microplate method for hydrolysis of AFEX treated lignocellulosics using enzyme mixtures and synergistic additives

Chundawat, S. P. S., Balan, V. & Dale, B. E. 2007 ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Ammonia
Hydrolysis
Fibers
Substrates
Enzymes
1 Citations

Effect of fungal conditioning on ammonia fiber expansion (AFEX) pretreatment of rice straw

Balan, V., Chundawat, S. P. S. & Dale, B. E. 2007 ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Straw
Ammonia
Fibers
Biomass
Cellulose
206 Citations

Effect of particle size based separation of milled corn stover on AFEX pretreatment and enzymatic digestibility

Chundawat, S. P. S., Venkatesh, B. & Dale, B. E. Feb 1 2007 In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 96, 2, p. 219-231 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ammonia
Explosions
Particle size
Fibers
Particle Size
86 Citations

Enhanced conversion of plant biomass into glucose using transgenic rice-produced endoglucanase for cellulosic ethanol

Oraby, H., Venkatesh, B., Dale, B., Ahmad, R., Ransom, C., Oehmke, J. & Sticklen, M. Dec 2007 In : Transgenic Research. 16, 6, p. 739-749 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

bioethanol
endo-1,4-beta-glucanase
genetically modified organisms
rice
glucose

Enzymatic hydrolysis and fermentation for Afex treated corn stover - An integrated biorefinery approach

Sousa, L. D., Balan, V., Chundawat, S. P. S., Marshall, D., Dale, B. E. & Slininger, P. J. 2007 2007 AIChE Annual Meeting.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Fermentation
Zea mays
Hydrolysis
Enzymatic hydrolysis
Pichia
35 Citations

Extraction of proteins from switchgrass using aqueous ammonia within an integrated biorefinery

Bals, B., Teachworth, L., Dale, B. & Balan, V. Nov 2007 In : Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 143, 2, p. 187-198 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ammonia
Proteins
Panicum
Fibers
Sugars
69 Citations

Heterologous Acidothermus cellulolyticus 1,4-β-endoglucanase E1 produced within the corn biomass converts corn stover into glucose

Ransom, C., Balan, V., Biswas, G., Dale, B., Crockett, E. & Sticklen, M. Apr 2007 In : Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 137-140, 1-12, p. 207-219 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cellulase
Biomass
Zea mays
Glucose
Enzymes

Improving biomass bioconversion through a fundamental understanding of pretreatment technologies: The case of Ammonia Fiber Expansion (AFEX) pretreatment

Chundawat, S. P. S., Balan, V., Dale, B. E., Jones, D. & Sousa, L. D. 2007 ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Bioconversion
Ammonia
Biomass
Fibers
Degradation
132 Citations

Optimization of Ammonia Fiber Expansion (AFEX) pretreatment and enzymatic hydrolysis of Miscanthus x giganteus to fermentable sugars

Murnen, H. K., Balan, V., Chundawat, S. P. S., Bals, B., Sousa, L. D. C. & Dale, B. E. Jul 2007 In : Biotechnology Progress. 23, 4, p. 846-850 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Miscanthus giganteus
enzymatic hydrolysis
ammonia
pretreatment
sugars

Synergistic hydrolysis of afex treated corn stover & poplar using automated 96-well microplate assay

Chundawat, S., Balan, V. & Dale, B. E. 2007 2007 AIChE Annual Meeting.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Hydrolysis
Assays
Enzymes
Zea mays
Ammonia
2006
27 Citations

Active-site properties of Phrixotrix railroad worm green and red bioluminescence-eliciting luciferases

Viviani, V. R., Arnoldi, F. G. C., Venkatesh, B., Neto, A. J. S., Ogawa, F. G. T., Oehlmeyer, A. T. L. & Ohmiya, Y. Oct 2006 In : Journal of Biochemistry. 140, 4, p. 467-474 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Bioluminescence
Railroads
Luciferases
Catalytic Domain
Binding Sites

Concentration of proteins from switchgrass and distiller's grains using ultrafiltration during biomass refining

Bals, B., Lau, M. W., Balan, V. & Dale, B. E. 2006 AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Panicum
Ultrafiltration
Biomass
Proteins
Refining
35 Citations

Enzymatic hydrolysis of distiller's dry grain and solubles (DDGS) using ammonia fiber expansion pretreatment

Bals, B., Dale, B. & Balan, V. Nov 2006 In : Energy and Fuels. 20, 6, p. 2732-2736 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Enzymatic hydrolysis
Ammonia
Fibers
Biomass
Cellulose

Expression of novel enzymes for biomass conversion in E. Coli

Asemota, I., Dale, B. E., Venkatesh, B. & Worden, R. M. 2006 AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Bioconversion
Escherichia coli
Biomass
Ethanol
Enzymes

Modified AFEX pretreatment conditions and enzymatic hydrolysis of poplar

Balan, V., Chundawat, S. & Bruce, D. 2006 AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Enzymatic hydrolysis
Ammonia
Explosions
Fibers
Hydrolysis

The effects of AFEX pretreatment on the fermentability of lignocellulosic hydrolysates using Escherichia coli KO11

Lau, M. W., Venkatesh, B. & Dale, B. E. 2006 AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Ammonia
Escherichia coli
Explosions
Fibers
Zea mays
2005

Enzymatic hydrolysis of poplar pretreated by ammonia fiber explosion

Heidenreich, J. F., Bradshaw, T., Dale, B. E. & Balan, V. 2005 AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings. p. 11800 1 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Enzymatic hydrolysis
Explosions
Ammonia
Biomass
Fibers

Enzymatic hydrolysis of poplar pretreated by ammonia fiber explosion

Heidenreich, J. F., Bradshaw, T., Dale, B. E. & Balan, V. 2005 AIChE Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings. American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Vol. 2005

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Enzymatic hydrolysis
Explosions
Ammonia
Biomass
Fibers

Enzyme synergies in the hydrolysis of Afex pretreated biomass

Dale, B., Chundawat, S. P. S. & Venkatesh, B. 2005 AIChE Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings. American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Vol. 2005

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Hydrolysis
Biomass
Enzymes
Explosions
Ammonia

Enzyme synergies in the hydrolysis of Afex pretreated biomass

Dale, B., Chundawat, S. P. S. & Venkatesh, B. 2005 AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings. p. 12039 1 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Hydrolysis
Biomass
Enzymes
Explosions
Ammonia

Separation of protein from switchgrass using aqueous ammonia during biomass refining

Bals, B. D., Dale, B. & Venkatesh, B. 2005 AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings. p. 12109 1 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Refining
Ammonia
Biomass
Proteins
Biofuels

Separation of protein from switchgrass using aqueous ammonia during biomass refining

Bals, B. D., Dale, B. & Venkatesh, B. 2005 AIChE Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings. American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Vol. 2005

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Refining
Ammonia
Biomass
Proteins
Biofuels
9 Citations

Studies on heme release from normal and metal ion reconstituted hemoglobin mediated through ionic surfactant

Venkatesh, B., Venkatesh, S., Jayadevan, S., Rifkind, J. M. & Manoharan, P. T. 2005 In : Biopolymers - Peptide Science Section. 80, 1, p. 18-25 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Heme
Surface-Active Agents
Hemoglobins
Metals
Ions
2 Citations

Studies on nitrosyl hemes in Ni(II)-Fe(II) hybrid hemoglobins

Venkateshrao, S., Venkatesh, B. & Manoharan, P. T. Dec 2005 In : Nitric Oxide - Biology and Chemistry. 13, 4, p. 226-231 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hemoglobin A
Inositol
Heme
Paramagnetic resonance
Nitrogen
4 Citations

Use of GFP tags to monitor localization of different luciferases in E. coli

Venkatesh, B., Arifuzzaman, M., Mori, H., Suzuki, S., Taguchi, T. & Ohmiya, Y. Sep 2005 In : Photochemical and Photobiological Sciences. 4, 9, p. 740-743 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Green Fluorescent Proteins
Luciferases
Escherichia coli
proteins
Firefly Luciferases
2004
6 Citations

GroEL chaperone binding to beetle luciferases and the implications for refolding when co-expressed

Venkatesh, B., Arifuzzaman, M., Mori, H., Taguchi, T. & Ohmiya, Y. Oct 2004 In : Bioscience, Biotechnology and Biochemistry. 68, 10, p. 2096-2103 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Proteins
Beetles
Luciferases
luciferase
Coleoptera