K Thomas Klasson

Summary

Affiliation: Agricultural Research Service
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Uncovering surface area and micropores in almond shell biochars by rainwater wash
    K Thomas Klasson
    U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, 1100 Robert E Lee Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124, United States Electronic address
    Chemosphere 111:129-34. 2014
  2. pmc Expression of tung tree diacylglycerol acyltransferase 1 in E. coli
    Heping Cao
    Commodity Utilization Research Unit, Southern Regional Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, 1100 Robert E, Lee Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA
    BMC Biotechnol 11:73. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Activated carbons from flax shive and cotton gin waste as environmental adsorbents for the chlorinated hydrocarbon trichloroethylene
    K Thomas Klasson
    US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Southern Regional Research Center, 1100 Robert E Lee Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA
    Bioresour Technol 100:5045-50. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Feasibility of mercury removal from simulated flue gas by activated chars made from poultry manures
    K Thomas Klasson
    U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, 1100 Robert E Lee Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA
    J Environ Manage 91:2466-70. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Lead retention by broiler litter biochars in small arms range soil: impact of pyrolysis temperature
    Minori Uchimiya
    Southern Regional Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, 1100 Robert E Lee Boulevard, New Orleans, Louisiana 70124, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 60:5035-44. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Influence of soil properties on heavy metal sequestration by biochar amendment: 2. Copper desorption isotherms
    Minori Uchimiya
    USDA ARS Southern Regional Research Center, 1100 Robert E Lee Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70124, United States
    Chemosphere 82:1438-47. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Influence of soil properties on heavy metal sequestration by biochar amendment: 1. Copper sorption isotherms and the release of cations
    Minori Uchimiya
    USDA ARS Southern Regional Research Center, 1100 Robert E Lee Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70124, United States
    Chemosphere 82:1431-7. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Screening biochars for heavy metal retention in soil: role of oxygen functional groups
    Minori Uchimiya
    USDA ARS Southern Regional Research Center, 1100 Robert E Lee Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA
    J Hazard Mater 190:432-41. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Expression of a lipid-inducible, self-regulating form of Yarrowia lipolytica lipase LIP2 in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Jay Shockey
    United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Southern Regional Research Center, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 92:1207-17. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Influence of pyrolysis temperature on biochar property and function as a heavy metal sorbent in soil
    Minori Uchimiya
    USDA ARS Southern Regional Research Center, 1100 Robert E Lee Boulevard, New Orleans, Louisiana 70124, United States
    J Agric Food Chem 59:2501-10. 2011

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Uncovering surface area and micropores in almond shell biochars by rainwater wash
    K Thomas Klasson
    U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, 1100 Robert E Lee Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124, United States Electronic address
    Chemosphere 111:129-34. 2014
    ..The result from the washing study is important as it suggested that adsorptive properties may change once biochars are exposed to rainwater. ..
  2. pmc Expression of tung tree diacylglycerol acyltransferase 1 in E. coli
    Heping Cao
    Commodity Utilization Research Unit, Southern Regional Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, 1100 Robert E, Lee Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA
    BMC Biotechnol 11:73. 2011
    ..coli had not been reported because DGAT1s are integral membrane proteins and difficult to express and purify. The objective of this study was to establish a procedure for expressing full-length DGAT1 in E. coli...
  3. doi request reprint Activated carbons from flax shive and cotton gin waste as environmental adsorbents for the chlorinated hydrocarbon trichloroethylene
    K Thomas Klasson
    US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Southern Regional Research Center, 1100 Robert E Lee Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA
    Bioresour Technol 100:5045-50. 2009
    ..50 to $8.90 per kg, depending on activation method and precursor material; steam activation was significantly less expensive than phosphoric acid activation...
  4. doi request reprint Feasibility of mercury removal from simulated flue gas by activated chars made from poultry manures
    K Thomas Klasson
    U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, 1100 Robert E Lee Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA
    J Environ Manage 91:2466-70. 2010
    ..Acid-washing the turkey manure-based chars improved their performance, but this step would add to the cost of production. Preliminary evaluations suggest that unwashed activated chars may cost as little as $0.95/kg to produce...
  5. doi request reprint Lead retention by broiler litter biochars in small arms range soil: impact of pyrolysis temperature
    Minori Uchimiya
    Southern Regional Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, 1100 Robert E Lee Boulevard, New Orleans, Louisiana 70124, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 60:5035-44. 2012
    ..5 glycine at 37 °C (in vitro bioaccessibility procedure). Overall, lower pyrolysis temperature was favorable for stabilizing Pb (major risk driver of SAR soils) and releasing P, K, Ca, and other plant nutrients in a sandy acidic soil...
  6. doi request reprint Influence of soil properties on heavy metal sequestration by biochar amendment: 2. Copper desorption isotherms
    Minori Uchimiya
    USDA ARS Southern Regional Research Center, 1100 Robert E Lee Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70124, United States
    Chemosphere 82:1438-47. 2011
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Influence of soil properties on heavy metal sequestration by biochar amendment: 1. Copper sorption isotherms and the release of cations
    Minori Uchimiya
    USDA ARS Southern Regional Research Center, 1100 Robert E Lee Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70124, United States
    Chemosphere 82:1431-7. 2011
    ..Influence of biochar on the release of additional elements (e.g., Al, Ca) must be carefully considered when used as a soil amendment to sequester heavy metals...
  8. doi request reprint Screening biochars for heavy metal retention in soil: role of oxygen functional groups
    Minori Uchimiya
    USDA ARS Southern Regional Research Center, 1100 Robert E Lee Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA
    J Hazard Mater 190:432-41. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Expression of a lipid-inducible, self-regulating form of Yarrowia lipolytica lipase LIP2 in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Jay Shockey
    United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Southern Regional Research Center, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 92:1207-17. 2011
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Influence of pyrolysis temperature on biochar property and function as a heavy metal sorbent in soil
    Minori Uchimiya
    USDA ARS Southern Regional Research Center, 1100 Robert E Lee Boulevard, New Orleans, Louisiana 70124, United States
    J Agric Food Chem 59:2501-10. 2011
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Contaminant immobilization and nutrient release by biochar soil amendment: roles of natural organic matter
    Minori Uchimiya
    USDA ARS Southern Regional Research Center, 1100 Robert E Lee Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70124, USA
    Chemosphere 80:935-40. 2010
    ..Portions of total sulfur were released in soluble form in soil amended with broiler litter-derived carbons, but not pecan shell-derived phosphoric acid activated carbons...