R Boopathy

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Enhanced biotransformation of trichloroethylene under mixed electron acceptor conditions
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, Louisiana 70310, USA
    Curr Microbiol 42:134-8. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Enhanced biodegradation of cyclotetramethylenetetranitramine (HMX) under mixed electron-acceptor condition
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Bioresour Technol 76:241-4. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Microbial decomposition of post-harvest sugarcane residue
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Bioresour Technol 79:29-33. 2001
  4. doi request reprint Biological treatment of shrimp aquaculture wastewater using a sequencing batch reactor
    C Lyles
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Appl Biochem Biotechnol 151:474-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Anaerobic biodegradation of no. 2 diesel fuel in soil: a soil column study
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, P O Box 2021, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Bioresour Technol 94:143-51. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of temperature, salinity, and carbon: nitrogen ratio on sequencing batch reactor treating shrimp aquaculture wastewater
    Q Fontenot
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Bioresour Technol 98:1700-3. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Anaerobic biotransformation of carbon tetrachloride under various electron acceptor conditions
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Bioresour Technol 84:69-73. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of food-grade surfactant on bioremediation of explosives-contaminated soil
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    J Hazard Mater 92:103-14. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Sugar cane (Saccharum officinarum L) burning and asthma in Southeast Louisiana, USA
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 68:173-9. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Activity of sulfate-reducing bacteria in human periodontal pocket
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Can J Microbiol 48:1099-103. 2002

Collaborators

  • Q Fontenot
  • C Lyles
  • M Kilgen
  • C Bonvillain

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Enhanced biotransformation of trichloroethylene under mixed electron acceptor conditions
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, Louisiana 70310, USA
    Curr Microbiol 42:134-8. 2001
    ..This study showed evidence for TCE metabolism in a mixed microbial population system similar to any contaminated field sites, where heterogeneous microbial population exists...
  2. ncbi request reprint Enhanced biodegradation of cyclotetramethylenetetranitramine (HMX) under mixed electron-acceptor condition
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Bioresour Technol 76:241-4. 2001
    ..This study showed evidence for HMX degradation under anaerobic conditions in a mixed microbial population system similar to any contaminated field sites, where a heterogeneous population exists...
  3. ncbi request reprint Microbial decomposition of post-harvest sugarcane residue
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Bioresour Technol 79:29-33. 2001
    ..and soil organic matter. Further study is needed to refine the process for the future application of this technology as a possible alternative to the current practice of open air burning of sugarcane residue by farmers...
  4. doi request reprint Biological treatment of shrimp aquaculture wastewater using a sequencing batch reactor
    C Lyles
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Appl Biochem Biotechnol 151:474-9. 2008
    ..Based on the laboratory study, a pilot scale SBR was designed and operated to remove excess nitrogen in the shrimp wastewater. The results mimicked the laboratory scale SBR...
  5. ncbi request reprint Anaerobic biodegradation of no. 2 diesel fuel in soil: a soil column study
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, P O Box 2021, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Bioresour Technol 94:143-51. 2004
    ..This study showed evidence for diesel fuel metabolism in a mixed microbial population system similar to any contaminated field sites, where heterogeneous microbial population exists...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of temperature, salinity, and carbon: nitrogen ratio on sequencing batch reactor treating shrimp aquaculture wastewater
    Q Fontenot
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Bioresour Technol 98:1700-3. 2007
    ..The SBR system showed promising results and could be used as a viable treatment alternative in the shrimp industry...
  7. ncbi request reprint Anaerobic biotransformation of carbon tetrachloride under various electron acceptor conditions
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Bioresour Technol 84:69-73. 2002
    ..This study showed evidence for CT metabolism in a mixed microbial population system similar to many contaminated field sites where a heterogeneous microbial population exists...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of food-grade surfactant on bioremediation of explosives-contaminated soil
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    J Hazard Mater 92:103-14. 2002
    ..A radiolabeling study of the mass balance of TNT in the slurry reactors showed substantial mineralization of TNT to CO2...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sugar cane (Saccharum officinarum L) burning and asthma in Southeast Louisiana, USA
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 68:173-9. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Activity of sulfate-reducing bacteria in human periodontal pocket
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Can J Microbiol 48:1099-103. 2002
    ..Potential sources of sulfate in the subgingival area include free sulfate in pocket fluid and glycosaminoglycans and sulfur-containing amino acids from periodontal tissues...
  11. ncbi request reprint Anaerobic degradation of No. 2 diesel fuel in the wetland sediments of Barataria-Terrebonne estuary under various electron acceptor conditions
    R Boopathy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Nicholls State University, PO Box 2021, Thibodaux, LA 70310, USA
    Bioresour Technol 86:171-5. 2003
    ..This study showed evidence for enhanced diesel fuel metabolism in a mixed microbial population system similar to any contaminated field site, where a heterogeneous microbial population exists...