Changlu Wang

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Affiliation: Rutgers University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of bed bug monitors for detecting and trapping bed bugs in apartments
    Changlu Wang
    Department of Entomology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Econ Entomol 104:274-8. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Repellency of selected chemicals against the bed bug (Hemiptera: Cimicidae)
    Changlu Wang
    Department of Entomology, Rutgers University, 93 Lipman Dr, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Econ Entomol 106:2522-9. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an insecticide dust band treatment method for controlling bed bugs
    Changlu Wang
    Department of Entomology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Econ Entomol 106:347-52. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Carbon dioxide fumigation for controlling bed bugs
    Changlu Wang
    Department of Entomology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Med Entomol 49:1076-83. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of Cimex lectularius (Hemiptera: Cimicidae), infestation and dispersal in a high-rise apartment building
    Changlu Wang
    Department of Entomology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Econ Entomol 103:172-7. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Cost and effectiveness of community-wide integrated pest management for German cockroach, cockroach allergen, and insecticide use reduction in low-income housing
    Changlu Wang
    Center for Urban and Industrial Pest Management, Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Econ Entomol 102:1614-23. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Bed bug (Heteroptera: Cimicidae) attraction to pitfall traps baited with carbon dioxide, heat, and chemical lure
    Changlu Wang
    Department of Entomology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Econ Entomol 102:1580-5. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of two least toxic integrated pest management programs for managing bed bugs (Heteroptera: Cimicidae) with discussion of a bed bug intercepting device
    Changlu Wang
    Center for Urban and Industrial Pest Management, Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Med Entomol 46:566-71. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of noviflumuron gel bait for control of the German cockroach, Blattella germanica (Dictyoptera: Blattellidae)-laboratory studies
    Changlu Wang
    Center for Urban and Industrial Pest Management, Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 62:434-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of trap design, chemical lure, carbon dioxide release rate, and source of carbon dioxide on efficacy of bed bug monitors
    Narinderpal Singh
    Department of Entomology, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, 93 Lipman Dr, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Econ Entomol 106:1802-11. 2013

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of bed bug monitors for detecting and trapping bed bugs in apartments
    Changlu Wang
    Department of Entomology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Econ Entomol 104:274-8. 2011
    ..We conclude these monitors are effective tools in detecting early bed bug infestations and evaluating the results of bed bug control programs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Repellency of selected chemicals against the bed bug (Hemiptera: Cimicidae)
    Changlu Wang
    Department of Entomology, Rutgers University, 93 Lipman Dr, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Econ Entomol 106:2522-9. 2013
    ..These nonirritant and odorless compounds are promising candidates as alternatives to DEET for reducing the spread of bed bugs and bed bug bites...
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an insecticide dust band treatment method for controlling bed bugs
    Changlu Wang
    Department of Entomology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Econ Entomol 106:347-52. 2013
    ..Results indicate applying insecticide dust bands to furniture legs is an effective bed bug control technique...
  4. ncbi request reprint Carbon dioxide fumigation for controlling bed bugs
    Changlu Wang
    Department of Entomology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Med Entomol 49:1076-83. 2012
    ..CO2 is an effective alternative to conventional fumigants for eliminating bed bugs hiding in infested household items such as clothing, shoes, books, electronics, sofas, and so forth...
  5. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of Cimex lectularius (Hemiptera: Cimicidae), infestation and dispersal in a high-rise apartment building
    Changlu Wang
    Department of Entomology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Econ Entomol 103:172-7. 2010
    ..These findings validate an urgent need for public education, early detection, and adoption of more effective bed bug monitoring and intervention programs to curb the exploding problem of bed bug infestations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cost and effectiveness of community-wide integrated pest management for German cockroach, cockroach allergen, and insecticide use reduction in low-income housing
    Changlu Wang
    Center for Urban and Industrial Pest Management, Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Econ Entomol 102:1614-23. 2009
    ..The effectiveness of both IPM programs was affected by the lack of assistance from housing authority with periodic inspections of the apartments, lack of proper maintenance of the properties, and inadequate cooperation from residents...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bed bug (Heteroptera: Cimicidae) attraction to pitfall traps baited with carbon dioxide, heat, and chemical lure
    Changlu Wang
    Department of Entomology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Econ Entomol 102:1580-5. 2009
    ..0 +/- 6.4 bed bugs collected per trap by the next morning. We conclude that baited pitfall traps are potentially effective tools for evaluating bed bug control programs and detecting early bed bug infestations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of two least toxic integrated pest management programs for managing bed bugs (Heteroptera: Cimicidae) with discussion of a bed bug intercepting device
    Changlu Wang
    Center for Urban and Industrial Pest Management, Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Med Entomol 46:566-71. 2009
    ..The interceptors contributed to the IPM program efficacy and were much more effective than visual inspections in estimating bed bug numbers and determining the existence of bed bug infestations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of noviflumuron gel bait for control of the German cockroach, Blattella germanica (Dictyoptera: Blattellidae)-laboratory studies
    Changlu Wang
    Center for Urban and Industrial Pest Management, Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 62:434-9. 2006
    ..germanica populations in bioassay arenas from 2 weeks after exposure, demonstrating its effectiveness as a control agent for B. germanica with a pattern of activity similar to that expected from a chitin synthesis inhibitor...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of trap design, chemical lure, carbon dioxide release rate, and source of carbon dioxide on efficacy of bed bug monitors
    Narinderpal Singh
    Department of Entomology, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, 93 Lipman Dr, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Econ Entomol 106:1802-11. 2013
    ..The findings suggest an effective and affordable monitor can be made incorporating the new pitfall trap design, a sugar and yeast mixture, and a chemical lure...
  11. ncbi request reprint Genetic basis for resistance to gel baits, fipronil, and sugar-based attractants in German cockroaches (Dictyoptera: blattellidae)
    Changlu Wang
    Department of Entomology, Center for Urban and Industrial Pest Management, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Econ Entomol 99:1761-7. 2006
    ..Alternatively, physiological resistance to fipronil has no sex-linkage, but it is nonetheless important to the complete resistance phenotype...
  12. ncbi request reprint Comparative study of integrated pest management and baiting for German cockroach management in public housing
    Changlu Wang
    Center for Urban and Industrial Pest Management, Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Econ Entomol 99:879-85. 2006
    ..0 and 50.0 g, respectively. The cost of the IPM group for the 29 wk service was similar to that of the bait treatment group. We expect that IPM will provide better control at similar cost compared with bait treatment beyond 29 wk...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cold tolerance of bed bugs and practical recommendations for control
    Joelle F Olson
    Department of Entomology, University of Minnesota, 219 Hodson Hall, 1980 Folwell Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55108, USA
    J Econ Entomol 106:2433-41. 2013
    ..Unfortunately, sublethal exposure to lower temperatures did not prevent subsequent feeding behavior in surviving stages. Practical recommendations for management of potentially infested items are discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Survey of pest infestation, asthma, and allergy in low-income housing
    Changlu Wang
    Department of Entomology, Purdue University, 901 W State St, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Community Health 33:31-9. 2008
    ..Among the 1,173 residents, 13% and 9% had physician-diagnosed asthma and allergy, respectively. Existence of diagnosed asthmatic was positively correlated with mouse infestations...
  15. ncbi request reprint Residual activity and population effects of noviflumuron for German cockroach (Dictyoptera: Blattellidae) control
    Abdullahi Ameen
    Center for Urban and Industrial Pest Management, Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Econ Entomol 98:899-905. 2005
    ..05% [AI] fipronil), and Avert dust bait (0.05% [AI] abamectin B1). Noviflumuron shows excellent potential for use in cockroach management programs...
  16. ncbi request reprint Immunomarking reveals food flow and feeding relationships in the eastern subterranean termite, Reticulitermes flavipes (Kollar)
    Grzegorz Buczkowski
    Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Environ Entomol 36:173-82. 2007
    ..The results of this study contribute to our understanding of the foraging ecology and social behavior in R. flavipes. In addition, they may help design improved control programs for subterranean termites based on baits...
  17. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and physiological resistance of the German cockroach to gel baits (Blattodea: Blattellidae)
    Changlu Wang
    Center for Urban and Industrial Pest Management, Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Econ Entomol 97:2067-72. 2004
    ..The Cincy strain produced significantly smaller oothecae and lower numbers of eggs in each egg capsule than the nonaverse Jwax and Dorie strains of cockroaches, suggesting fitness costs are associated with resistance...