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DR. PRADHAN, Nirakar

Assistant Professor

(+852) 3411 7747
(+852) 3411 7747
RRS 831

Education

Ph.D. (UPEM, France)

M.Eng. (AIT, Thailand)

B.Tech. (OUAT, India)

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • Pradhan, N., d'Ippolito., G., Dipasquale, L., Esposito, G., Panico, A., Lens, P.N.L., Fontana, A. (2021) Kinetic modeling of hydrogen and L-lactic acid production by Thermotoga neapolitana via capnophilic lactic fermentation. Bioresource Technology.
  • Roy, S., Pradhan, N., Ng, H.W., Wuertz, S. (2021) Denitrification kinetics indicates nitrous oxide uptake is unaffected by electron competition in Accumulibacter. Water Research 189:
  • d'Ippolito, G., Landi, S., Esercizio, N., Lanzilli, M., Vastano, M., Dipasquale, L., Pradhan, N., Fontana, A. (2020) CO2-induced transcriptional reorganization: molecular basis of Capnophillic lactic fermentation in Thermotoga neapolitana. Frontiers in Microbiology 11: 1-11.
  • Pradhan, N., Swa Thi, S., Wuertz, S. (2020) Inhibition factors and kinetic model for anaerobic ammonia oxidation in a granular sludge bioreactor with Candidatus Brocadia. Chemical Engineering Journal 389: 123618.
  • Pradhan, N., d'Ippolito., G., Dipasquale, L., Panico, A., Lens, P.N.L., Esposito, G., Fontana, A. (2019) Simultaneous synthesis of lactic acid and hydrogen from sugars via capnophilic lactic fermentation by Thermotoga neapolitana cf capnolactica. Biomass & Bioenergy 125: 17-22.
  • Pradhan, N., Dipasquale, L., d'Ippolito., G., Panico, A., Lens, P.N.L., Esposito, G., Fontana, A. (2017). Hydrogen and lactic acid synthesis by the wild-type and a laboratory strain of the hyperthermophilic bacterium Thermotoga neapolitana DSMZ 4359 under capnophilic lactic fermentation condition. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 42:16023-16030.
  • Pradhan, N., Eldon, R.R., Panico, A., Dipasquale, L., d'Ippolito., G., Lens, P.N.L., Fontana, A., Esposito, G. (2017). Adsorption behaviour of lactic acid on granular activated carbon and anionic resins: Thermodynamics, isotherms and kinetic studies. Energies 10: 665.
  • Pradhan, N., Dipasquale, L., d'Ippolito., G., Fontana, A., Panico, A., Lens, P.N.L., Pirozzi, F., Esposito, G. (2016). Model development and experimental validation of capnophilic lactic fermentation and hydrogen synthesis by Thermotoga neapolitana. Water Research 99: 225-234.
  • Pradhan, N., Dipasquale, L., d'Ippolito., G., Fontana, A., Panico, A., Lens, P.N.L., Pirozzi, F., Esposito, G. (2016). Kinetic modeling of fermentative hydrogen production by Thermotoga neapolitana. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 41:4931-4940.
  • Pradhan, N., Dipasquale, L., d'Ippolito., G., Panico, A., Lens, P.N.L., Esposito, G., Fontana, A. (2015). Hydrogen production by the thermophilic bacterium Thermotoga neapolitana. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 16: 12578-12600.
  • Pradhan, N., Habib, H., Venkatappa, V., Ebbers, T., Duboz, R., Shipin, O. (2015). Framework tool for a rapid cumulative effects assessment: case of a prominent wetland in Myanmar. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 187: 341-359.