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Huai N Cheng
Commodity Utilization Research
Research Chemist

Phone: (504) 286-4450
Fax:
Room 3129

1100 ROBERT E. LEE BLVD
NEW ORLEANS, MS 70124
Projects
Development of Novel Cottonseed Products and Processes
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 438713

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Sustainability and green polymer chemistry – an overview ()
A review of cottonseed protein chemistry and non-food applications Reprint Icon ()
Cheng, H.N., He, Z., Ford, C., Wyckoff, W., Wu, Q. 2020. A review of cottonseed protein chemistry and non-food applications. Sustainable Chemistry. 1:256-274. https://doi.org/10.3390/suschem1030017.
Design and evaluation of agro-based food packaging films ()
NMR analysis and triad sequence distributions of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Biswas, A., Vermillion, K., Melendez-Rodriguez, B., Lagaron, J.M. 2020. NMR analysis and triad sequence distributions of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate). Polymer Testing. 90:106754. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polymertesting.2020.106754.
Evaluation of composite films containing poly(vinyl alcohol) and cotton gin trash Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N., Evangelista, R.L., Hojilla-Evangelista, M.P., Boddu, V.M., Kim, S. 2020. Evaluation of composite films containing poly(vinyl alcohol) and cotton gin trash. Journal of Polymers and the Environment. 28:1998-2007. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10924-020-01742-7.
Preparation of xylan esters with the use of selected lewis acids ()
Hydrophobic modification of cashew gum with alkenyl succinic anhydride Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N., Kim, S., Alves, C.R., Furtado, R.F. 2020. Hydrophobic modification of cashew gum with alkenyl succinic anhydride. Polymers. 12(3):514. https://doi.org/10.3390/polym12030514.
Evaluation of the properties of cellulose ester films that incorporate essential oils Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Bastos, M.R., Furtado, R.F., Kuzniar, G.M., Boddu, V.M., Cheng, H.N. 2020. Evaluation of the properties of cellulose ester films that incorporate essential oils. International Journal of Polymer Science. Article ID 4620868. https://doi.org/10.1155/2020/4620868.
H.S. Gutowsky and the use of nuclear magnetic resonance in chemistry ()
Cheng, H.N., Girolami, G.S. 2020. H.S. Gutowsky and the use of nuclear magnetic resonance in chemistry. In: Strom, E.T., Mainz, V.V., editors. Pioneers of Magnetic Resonance. American Chemical Society Symposium Series Volume 1349. Washington, D.C.: American Chemical Society. p. 21-31.
Preparation and evaluation of composites containing polypropylene and cotton gin trash Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ge, C., Cheng, H.N., Miri, M.J., Hailstone, R.K., Francis, J.B., Demyttenaere, S.M., Alharbi, N.A. 2020. Preparation and evaluation of composites containing polypropylene and cotton gin trash. Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 137(38):1-13. https://doi.org/10.1002/app.49151.
Utilization of nanocellulose from cotton agricultural residues: materials and applications - (Abstract Only)
Preparation and characterization of carboxymethyl cashew gum grafted with immobilized antibody for potential biosensor application Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Araujo Melo, A.M., Felix Oliveira, M.R., Furtando, R.F., de Fatima Borges, M., Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N., Alves, C.R. 2020. Preparation and characterization of carboxymethyl cashew gum grafted with immobilized antibody for potential biosensor application. Carbohydrate Polymers. 228:115408. https://doi.org/10.1016/J.carbpol.2019.115408.
Optimization and practical application of cottonseed meal-based wood adhesive formulations for small wood item bonding Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
He, Z., Cheng, H.N., Klasson, K.T., Ford, C., Barroso, V.A.B. 2019. Optimization and practical application of cottonseed meal-based wood adhesive formulations for small wood item bonding. International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives. 95:102448. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijadhadh.2019.102448.
Preparation and evaluation of oxygen scavenging nanocomposite films incorporating cellulose nanocrystals and Pd nanoparticles in poly(ethylene-co-vinyl alcohol) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cherpinski, A., Biswas, A., Lagaron, J.M., Dufresne, A., Kim, S., Buttrum, M.A., Espinosa, E., Cheng, H.N. 2019. Preparation and evaluation of oxygen scavenging nanocomposite films incorporating cellulose nanocrystals and Pd nanoparticles in poly(ethylene-co-vinyl alcohol). Cellulose. 26(12):7237-7251. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10570-019-02613-8.
Assessment and application of phosphorus/calcium-cottonseed protein adhesive for plywood production Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Li, J., Pardyawong, S., He, Z., Sun, X. S., Wang, D., Cheng, H. N., Zhong, J. 2019. Assessment and application of phosphorus/calcium-cottonseed protein adhesive for plywood production. Journal of Cleaner Production. 229:454-462. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.05.038.
NMR analysis of poly(lactic acid) via statistical models Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Suganuma, K., Asakura, T., Oshimura, M., Hirano, T., Ute, K., Cheng, H.N. 2019. NMR analysis of poly(lactic acid) via statistical models. Polymers. 11(4):725. https://doi.org/10.3390/polym11040725.
Pequi oil microencapsulation by complex coacervation using gelatin-cashew gum Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Alves Do Nascimento, Carvalho Da Silva, L., Mendes, L.G., Furtado, R.F., Correia Da Costa, J.M., Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N., Alves, C.R. 2020. Pequi oil microencapsulation by complex coacervation using gelatin-cashew gum . International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition. 9:SI97-SI109. https://doi.org/10.7455/ijfs/9.SI.2020.a8.
Evaluation of polyblends of cottonseed protein and polycaprolactone plasticized by cottonseed oil Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Ford, C.V., He, Z. 2019. Evaluation of polyblends of cottonseed protein and polycaprolactone plasticized by cottonseed oil. International Journal of Polymer Analysis and Characterization. 24(5):389-398. https://doi.org/10.1080/1023666X.2019.1598641.
Cottonseed protein-based wood adhesive reinforced with nanocellulose Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Kilgore, K., Ford, C., Fortier, C., Dowd, M.K., He, Z. 2019. Cottonseed protein-based wood adhesive reinforced with nanocellulose. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. 33(12):1357-1368. https://doi.org/10.1080/01694243.2019.1596650.
Surface Modified Cellulose Nanocrystals for Tailoring Interfacial Miscibility and Microphase Separation of Polymer Nanocomposites Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, J., Li, M.-C., Zhang, X., Ren, S., Dong, L., Lee, S., Cheng, H.N., Lei, T., Wu, Q. 2019. Surface modified cellulose nanocrystals for tailoring interfacial miscibility and microphase separation of polymer nanocomposites. Cellulose. 26:4301-4312. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10570-019-02379-z.
Cellulose nanocrystal driven microphase separated nanocomposites: Enhanced mechanical performance and nanostructured morphology Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, J., Zhang, X., Li, M.-C., Dong, J., Lee, S., Cheng, H.N., Lei, T., Wu, Q. 2019. Cellulose nanocrystal driven microphase separated nanocomposites: Enhanced mechanical performance and nanostructured morphology. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. 130:685-694. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2019.02.159.
Microwave-assisted extraction of soluble sugars from banana puree with natural deep eutectic solvents (NADES) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gómez, A.V., Tadini, C.C., Biswas, A., Buttrum, M., Kim, S., Boddu, V.M., Cheng, H.N. 2019. Microwave-assisted extraction of soluble sugars from banana puree with natural deep eutectic solvents (NADES). LWT - Food Science and Technology. 107:79-88. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.lwt.2019.02.052.
Synthesis and characterization of an iron-containing fatty acid-based ionomer Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stone, D.A., Biswas, A., Liu, Z., Boddu, V., Cheng, H.N. 2019. Synthesis and characterization of an iron-containing fatty acid-based ionomer. International Journal of Polymer Science. Vol. 2019, Article ID 3024784, 9 pp. https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/3024784.
Preparation of sorbitol-based polyurethanes and their semiinterpenetrating polymer networks Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N., Kim, S., Appell, M.D., Boddu, V.M., Alves, C.R., Furtado, R.F. 2019. Preparation of sorbitol-based polyurethanes and their semiinterpenetrating polymer networks. Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 136:47602. https://doi.org/10.1002/app.47602.
Effects of ball milling on the structure of cotton cellulose Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ling, Z., Wang, T., Makerem, M., Santiago Cintron, M., Cheng, H.N., Kang, X., Bacher, M., Porthast, A., Rosenau, T., King, H.A., Delhom, C.D., Nam, S., Edwards, J.V., Kim, S., Xu, F., French, A.D. 2019. Effects of ball milling on the structure of cotton cellulose. Cellulose. 26(1):305-328. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10570-018-02230-x.
Use of natural deep eutectic solvents for polymerization and polymer reactions Reprint Icon ()
Gómez, A.V., Biswas, A., Tadini, C.C., Furtado, R.F., Alves, C.R., Cheng, H.N. 2019. Use of natural deep eutectic solvents for polymerization and polymer reactions. Journal of Brazilian Chemical Society. 30(4):717-726.
Effects of microwave and water incorporation on natural deep eutectic solvents (NADES) and their extraction properties Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gómez, A.V., Biswas, A., Tadini, C.C., Vermillion, K., Buttrum, M., Cheng, H.N. 2018. Effects of microwave and water incorporation on natural deep eutectic solvents (NADES) and their extraction properties. Advances in Food Science and Engineering. 2(4):125-135. https://dx.doi.org/10.22606/afse.2018.24004.
Enzymatic Modification of Polymers ()
Enzymatic modification of polymers Reprint Icon ()
Cheng, H.N. 2019. Enzymatic modification of polymers. In: Kobayashi S., Uyama H., Kadokawa J. (eds). Enzymatic Polymerization towards Green Polymer Chemistry. Green Chemistry and Sustainable Technology. Singapore: Springer. p. 357-385. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-3813-7_12.
Green polymer chemistry: pipelines toward new products and processes Reprint Icon ()
Cheng, H.N., Gross, R.A., Smith, P.B. 2018. Green polymer chemistry: pipelines toward new products and processes. In: Cheng, H.N., Gross, R.A., Smith, P.B., Editors. Green Polymer Chemistry: New Products, Processes, and Applications. ACS Symposium Series. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 1-11. https://doi.org/10.1021/bk-2018-1310.ch001
Blending cottonseed meal products with different protein contents for cost-effective wood adhesive performances Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pradyawong, S., Li, J., He, Z., Sun, X.S., Wang, D., Cheng, H.N., Klasson, K.T. 2018. Blending cottonseed meal products with different protein contents for cost-effective wood adhesive performances. Industrial Crops and Products. 126:31-37. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.indcrop.2018.09.052.
Use of cottonseed protein as a strength additive for nonwoven cotton Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Villalpando, A., Easson, M., Cheng, H.N., Condon, B. 2019. Use of cottonseed protein as a strength additive for nonwoven cotton. Textile Research Journal. 89(9):1725-1733. https://doi.org/10.1177/0040517518779252.
Preparation of hydrophobically modified Cashew Gum through reaction with Alkyl Ketene Dimer ()
Biswas, A., Kim, S., Buttrum, M.A., Furtado, R.F., Alves, C.R., Cheng, H.N. 2018. Preparation of hydrophobically modified Cashew Gum through reaction with Alkyl Ketene Dimer. Green Polymer Chemistry: New Products, Processes, and Applications. ACS Symposium Series. 1310:137-146.
Microwave-assisted synthesis and characterization of sucrose polyurethane and its interpenetrating polymer networks - (Abstract Only)
Biswas, A., Kim, S., Boddu, V.M., Cheng, H.N. 2018. Microwave-assisted synthesis and characterization of sucrose polyurethane and its interpenetrating polymer networks [abstract). American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, Boston, Aug. 19-23, 2018, Boston, MA.
Metal chloride-catalyzed acetylation of starch: Synthesis and characterization - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Kim, S., Furtado, R.F., Alves, C.R., Buttrum, M., Boddu, V.M., Cheng, H.N. 2018. Metal chloride-catalyzed acetylation of starch: Synthesis and characterization. International Journal of Polymer Analysis and Characterization. 23(6):577-589.
Preparation and characterization of carboxymethyl cellulose films with embedded essential oils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Furtado, R.F., Bastos, M.S.R., Benevides, S.D., Oliveira, M.A., Boddu, V.M., Cheng, H.N. 2018. Preparation and characterization of carboxymethyl cellulose films with embedded essential oils. Journal of Materials Science Research. 7(4):16-25.
Composition and functional properties of saline-soluble protein concentrates prepared from four common dry beans (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hojilla-Evangelista, M.P., Sutivisedsak, N., Evangelista, R.L., Cheng, H.N., Biswas, A. 2018. Composition and functional properties of saline-soluble protein concentrates prepared from four common dry beans (Phaseolus vulgaris L.). Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 95:1001-1012. doi: 10.1002/aocs.12135.
Preparation and characterization of xylan derivatives and their blends Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Ford, C., Kolpak, F.J., Wu, Q. 2018. Preparation and characterization of xylan derivatives and their blends. Journal of Polymers and the Environment. 26:4114-4123. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10924-018-1279-3.
Evaluation of adhesion properties of blends of cottonseed protein and anionic water-soluble polymers Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Wyckoff, W., Dowd, M.K., He, Z. 2019. Evaluation of adhesion properties of blends of cottonseed protein and anionic water-soluble polymers. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. 33(1):66-78. https://doi.org/10.1080/01694243.2018.1495404.
Production of plywood panels using washed cottonseed meal as bonding reagents - (Proceedings)
He, Z., Pradyawong, S., Li, J., Cheng, H. N., Klasson, K.T., Sun, X., and Wang, D. 2018. Production of plywood panels using washed cottonseed meal as bonding reagents. In: Proceedings of the Forest Products Society's 72nd International Convention, Forest Products Society, Madison, Wisconsin. 7 pp.
Study of physical and tribology properties of soybean oil-based grease formulated with polysoap - (Abstract Only)
Liu, Z., Biresaw, G., Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N. 2018. Study of physical and tribology properties of soybean oil-based grease formulated with polysoap [abstract]. American Oil Chemists' Society Annual Meeting & Expo. p. 70.
Performance evaluation of cashew gum and gelatin blend for food packaging Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oliveira, M.A., Furtado, R.F., Bastos, M.R., Benevides, S., Leitao, R.C., Muniz, C.R., Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N. 2018. Performance evaluation of cashew gum and gelatin blend for food packaging. Journal of Food Packaging and Shelf Life. 17:27-64. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fpsl.2018.05.003.
Effect of polysoap on the physical and tribological properties of soybean oil-based grease Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, Z., Biresaw, G., Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N. 2018. Effect of polysoap on the physical and tribological properties of soybean oil-based grease. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 95(5):629-634. https://doi.org/10.1002/aocs.12069.
Microwave-assisted synthesis of sucrose polyurethanes and their semi-interpenetrating polymer networks with polycaprolactane and soybean oil Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Kim, S., Gomez, A., Buttrum, M.A., Boddu, V.M., Cheng, H.N. 2018. Microwave-assisted synthesis of sucrose polyurethanes and their semi-interpenetrating polymer networks with polycaprolactane and soybean oil. Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 57: 3227-3234. https://pubs.acs.org/doi/pdf/10.1021/acs.iecr.7b04059.
Surface characterization of cottonseed meal products by SEM, SEM-EDS, XRD and XPS analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
He, Z., Cheng, H.N., Olanya, O.M., Uknalis, J., Zhang, X., Koplitz, B.D., He, J. 2018. Surface characterization of cottonseed meal products by SEM, SEM-EDS, XRD and XPS analysis. Journal of Materials Science Research. 7(1):28-40.
A rapid and specific biosensor for Salmonella typhimurium detection in milk Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Alesandre, D.L., Melo, A.A., Furtado, R.F., Borges, M.F., Figueiredo, E.T., Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N., Alves, C.R. 2018. A rapid and specific biosensor for Salmonella typhimurium detection in milk. Food and Bioprocess Technology. 11(4):748-756. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11947-017-2051-8.
Effects of particle size on the morphology and water- and thermo-resistance of washed cottonseed meal-based wood adhesives Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
He, Z., Cheng, H.N., Klasson, K.T., Olanya, O.M., Uknalis, J. 2017. Effects of particle size on the morphology and water- and thermo-resistance of washed cottonseed meal-based wood adhesives. Polymers. 9(12):675. https://doi.org/10.3390/polym9120675.
Cottonseed meal-based wood adhesives for non-structural interior applications - (Proceedings)
He, Z., Cheng, H.N., Klasson, K.T., Barroso, V.A.B. 2017. Cottonseed meal-based wood adhesives for non-structural interior applications. In: Hunt, C.G., Smith, G.D., Yan, N., editors. Proceedings of the 2017 International Conference on Wood Adhesives, Forest Products Society, Peachtree Corners, GA. 7 pp.
Optimization and characterization of a biosensor assembly for detection of Salmonella Typhimurium Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Melo, A.M.A., Alexandre, D.L., Oliveira, M.R.F., Furtado, R.F., Borges, M.F., Ribeiro, P.R.V., Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N., Alves, C.R., Figueiredo, E.A.T. 2017. Optimization and characterization of a biosensor assembly for detection of Salmonella Typhimurium. Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry. 22(5):1321-1330. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10008-017-3767-0.
Characterization of cottonseed protein isolate as a paper additive - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Villalpando, A., Easson, M.W., Dowd, M.K. 2017. Characterization of cottonseed protein isolate as a paper additive. International Journal of Polymer Analysis and Characterization. 22(8):699-708.
A primer on polymer nomenclature: Structure-based, sourced-based and trade names ()
Cheng, H.N., Howell, B.A. 2017. A primer on polymer nomenclature: Structure-based, sourced-based, and trade names. Journal of Chemical Education 94:1794-1797.
Stereochemistry and global connectivity: An overview ()
Cheng, H.N., Maryanoff, C.A., Miller, B.D., Schmidt, D.G. 2017. Stereochemistry and global connectivity: An overview. In: Cheng, H.N., Maryanoff, C.A., Miller, B.D., Schmidt, D.G., editors. Stereochemistry and Global Connectivity: The Legacy of Ernest L. Eliel Volume 1. ACS Symposium Series 1257. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 1-10.
Diversity in science: An overview ()
Nelson, D.J., Cheng, H.N. 2017. Diversity in science: An overview. In: Nelson, D.J., Cheng, H.N., editors. Diversity in the Scientific Community Volume 1: Quantifying Diversity and Formulating Success. ACS Symposium Series 1255. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 1-12.
Novel polymeric products derived from biodiesel ()
Biswas, A., Liu, Z., Furtado, R., Alves, C.R., Cheng, H.N. 2017. Novel polymeric products derived from biodiesel. In: Cheng, H.N., Maryanoff, C.A., Miller, B.D., Schmidt, D.G., editors. Stereochemistry and Global Connectivity: The Legacy of Ernest L. Eliel Volume 2. ACS Symposium Series 1258. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 207-220.
Effects of the particle size on the adhesive strength of washed cottonseed meal with white oak - (Proceedings)
He, Z., Cheng, H.N., Klasson, K.T. 2017. Effects of the particle size on the adhesive strength of washed cottonseed meal with white oak. In: Proceedings of the 71st Forest Products Society (FPS) International Convention, June 26-28, 2017, Starkville, Mississippi. Track 1.5.1. 4 pp.
Modification of cellulose with succinic anhydride in TBAA/DMSO mixed solvent under catalyst-free conditions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xin, P., Huang, Y., Hse, C., Cheng, H.N., Huang, C., Huang, Pan, H. 2017. Modification of cellulose with succinic anhydride in TBAA/DMSO mixed solvent under catalyst-free conditions. Materials. 10(5):526.
Wood adhesive properties of cottonseed protein with denaturant additives - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Ford, C., Dowd, M.K., He, Z. 2017. Wood adhesive properties of cottonseed protein with denaturant additives. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. 31(24):2657–2666.
Preparation and evaluation of hemicellulose films and their blends Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mendes, F., Bastos, M., Mendes, L.G., Silva, A., Sousa, F.D., Monteiro-Moreira, A., Cheng, H.N., Biswas, A., Moreira, R.A. 2017. Preparation and evaluation of hemicellulose films and their blends. Food Hydrocolloids. 70:181-191.
Effects of phosphorus-containing additives on soy and cottonseed protein as wood adhesives - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Ford, C., Dowd, M.K., He, Z. 2017. Effects of phosphorus-containing additives on soy and cottonseed protein as wood adhesives. International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives. 77:51-57.
Evaluation of wood bonding performance of water-washed cottonseed meal-based adhesives with high solid contents and low press temperatures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
He, Z., Cheng, H.N. 2017. Evaluation of wood bonding performance of water-washed cottonseed meal-based adhesives with high solid contents and low press temperatures. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. 31(23):2620-2629
NMR studies of water dynamics during sol-to-gel transition of poly (N-isopropylacrylamide) in concentrated aqueous solution - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kametani, S., Sekine, S., Ohkubo, T., Hirano, T., Ute, K., Cheng, H.N., Asakura, T. 2017. NMR studies of water dynamics during sol-to-gel transition of poly (N-isopropylacrylamide) in concentrated aqueous solution. Polymer. 109:287-296.
NMR analysis of compositional heterogeneity in polysaccharides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N. 2017. NMR analysis of compositional heterogeneity in polysaccharides. Pure and Applied Chemistry. 89(7):877-883.
Electrosynthesis and characterization of polypyrrole/cashew gum composite grown on gold surface in aqueous medium Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Castro, R., Monte, R.S., Mendes, L.G., Furtado, R.F., Silva, A., Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N., Alves, C.R. 2016. Electrosynthesis and characterization of polypyrrole/cashew gum composite grown on gold surface in aqueous medium. International Journal of Electrochemical Science. 12:50-61.
129Xe NMR studies of morphology and accessibility in porous biochar from almond shells Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Farina, M., Mauri, M., Patriarca, G., Simonutti, R., Klasson, K.T., Cheng, H.N. 2016. 129Xe NMR studies of morphology and accessibility in porous biochar from almond shells. RSC Advances. 6(105):103803-103810.
Amperometric biosensor for Salmonella typhimurium detection in milk - (Proceedings)
Alexandre, D.L., Melo, A., Furtado, R.F., Borges, M.F., Figueiredo, E., Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N., Alves, C.R. 2016. Amperometric biosensor for Salmonella typhimurium detection in milk. Proceedings of the 25th Food Science and Technology Brazilian Congress (CBCTA) and the 10th CIGR Section IV International Technical Symposium, October 24-27, 2016, Gramado/RS, Brazil.
Cashew gum and gelatin blend for food packaging application - (Proceedings)
Oliveira, M.A., Furtado, R.F., Bastos, M., Benevides, S.D., Muniz, C.R., Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N. 2016. Cashew gum and gelatin blend for food packaging application. Proceedings of the 25th Food Science and Technology Brazilian Congress (CBCTA) and the 10th CIGR Section IV International Technical Symposium, October 24-27, 2016, Gramado/RS, Brazil.
Preparation and characterisation of zein and chitosan edible film - (Proceedings)
Pinho, L.X., Oliveira, M., Oliveira, W.Q., Furtado, R.F., Bastos, M., Muniz, C., Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N. 2016. Preparation and characterisation of zein and chitosan edible film. Proceedings of the 25th Food Science and Technology Brazilian Congress (CBCTA) and the 10th CIGR Section IV International Technical Symposium, October 24-27, 2016, Gramado/RS, Brazil.
Novel polyurethanes from xylan and TDI: Preparation and characterization - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Furtado, R.F., Alves, C.R., Bastos, M.S.R., Kim, S., Biswas, A. 2017. Novel polyurethanes from xylan and TDI: Preparation and characterization. International Journal of Polymer Analysis and Characterization. 22(1):35-42.
Morphological influence of cellulose nanoparticles (CNs) from cottonseed hulls on rheological properties of polyvinyl alcohol/CN suspensions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhou, L., He, H., Li, M.-C., Song, K., Cheng, H.N., Wu, Q. 2016. Morphological influence of cellulose nanoparticles (CNs) from cottonseed hulls on rheological properties of polyvinyl alcohol/CN suspensions. Carbohydrate Polymers. 153:445-454.
Synthesis of a cardanol-amine derivative using an ionic liquid catalyst Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Alves, C.R., Trevisan, M.T.S., da Silva, R.L.E., Furtado, R.F., Liu, Z., Cheng, H.N. 2016. Synthesis of a cardanol-amine derivative using an ionic liquid catalyst. Frontiers of Chemical Science and Engineering. 10(3):425-431.
Chitin nanofibers as reinforcing and antimicrobial agents in carboxymethyl cellulose films: Influence of partial deacetylation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Li, M.-C., Wu, Q., Song, K., Cheng, H.N., Suzuki, S., Lei, T. 2016. Chitin nanofibers as reinforcing and antimicrobial agents in carboxymethyl cellulose films: Influence of partial deacetylation. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 4:4385-4395.
Chemistry without Borders: Careers, Research, and Entrepreneurship ()
Cheng, H. N., Rimando, A.M.; Miller, B.D.; Schmidt, D.G. (Eds). Chemistry Without Borders: Careers, Research, and Entrepreneurship. ACS Symposium Series 1219, American Chemical Society, Washington, DC. 177 pp. 2016.
Nanotechnology overview: Opportunities and challenges ()
Cheng, H.N., Doemeny, L.J., Geraci, C.L., Schmidt, D.G. 2016. Nanotechnology overview: Opportunities and challenges. In: Cheng, H.N., Doemeny, L.J., Geraci, C.L., Schmidt, D.G., editors. Nanotechnology: Delivering the Promise Volume 2. ACS Symposium Series, Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 1-12.
NMR characterization of polymers: Review and update - (Abstract Only)
Cheng, H.N. 2016. NMR characterization of polymers: Review and update. (Abstract). International Symposium on Polymer Analysis and Characterization, on-line program: Paper No. SC2.
Adhesive performance of washed cottonseed meal at high solid contents and low temperatures - (Proceedings)
He, Z., Chapital, D.C., Cheng, H.N. 2016. Adhesive performance of washed cottonseed meal at high solid contents and low temperatures. In: Proceedings of the 70th Forest Products Society (FPS) international Convention, June 27-29, 2016, Portland, Oregon. Track 2.7.1. 4 pp.
Wood adhesives containing proteins and carbohydrates ()
Cheng, H.N., He, Z. 2017. Wood adhesives containing proteins and carbohydrates. In: He, Z., editor. Bio-based Wood Adhesives: Preparation, Characterization, and Testing. Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press. p. 140-155.
Electrochemical immunosensors for Salmonella detection in food Reprint Icon ()
Melo, A.M.A., Alexandre, D.L., Furtado, R.F., Borges, M.F., Figueiredo, E.A.T., Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N., Alves, C.R. 2016. Electrochemical immunosensors for Salmonella detection in food. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 100(12):5301-5312.
Chemistry without borders: An overview ()
Cheng, H.N., Rimando, A.M., Miller, B.D., Schmidt, D.G. 2016. Chemistry without borders: An overview. In: Cheng, H.N., Rimando, A.M., Miller, B.D., Schmidt, D.G., editors. Chemistry without borders: An overview. ACS Symposium Series, Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 1-13.
Polymerized and functionalized triglycerides - (Abstract Only)
Cheng, H.N., Biswas, A. 2016. Polymerized and functionalized triglycerides. (Abstract). ACS Abstract Book for San Diego National Meeting, p. 223, POLY paper #38.
Preparation and utilization of water washed cottonseed meal as wood adhesives ()
He, Z., Cheng, H.N. 2017. Preparation and utilization of water washed cottonseed meal as wood adhesives. In: He, Z., editor. Bio-based Wood Adhesives: Preparation, Characterization, and Testing. Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press. p. 156-178.
Effects of pH and storage time on the adhesive and rheological properties of cottonseed meal-based products Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
He, Z., Chapital, D.C., Cheng, H.N. 2016. Effects of pH and storage time on the adhesive and rheological properties of cottonseed meal-based products. Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 13:43637. https://doi.org/10.1002/APP.43637.
Adhesive properties of water washed cottonseed meal on four types of wood - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
He, Z., Chapital, D.C., Cheng, H.N., Modesto, O.O. 2016. Adhesive properties of water washed cottonseed meal on four types of wood. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. 30(19):2109-2119.
Use of additives to enhance the properties of cottonseed protein as wood adhesives - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Ford, C., Dowd, M.K., He, Z. 2016. Use of additives to enhance the properties of cottonseed protein as wood adhesives. International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives. 68:156-160.
Nanotechnology in Agriculture ()
Cheng, H.N., Klasson, K.T., Asakura, T., Wu, Q. 2016. Nanotechnology in Agriculture. In: Cheng, H.N., Doemeny, L., Gerace, C.L., Schmidt, D.G., editors. Nanotechnology: Delivering the Promise Volume 2. ACS Symposium Series, Vol. 1224, Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 233-242.
Comparison of the adhesive performances of soy meal, water washed meal fractions, and protein isolates - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
He, Z., Chapital, D.C., Cheng, H.N. 2016. Comparison of the adhesive performances of soy meal, water washed meal fractions, and protein isolates. Modern Applied Science. 10(5):112-120.
Soy and cottonseed protein blends as wood adhesives - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Ford, C., Dowd, M.K., He, Z. 2016. Soy and cottonseed protein blends as wood adhesives. Industrial Crops and Products. 85:324-330.
Derivatives of cardanol through the ene reaction with diethyl azodicarboxylate Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Alves, C.R., Trevisan, M.T.S., Berfield, J., Furtado, R.F., Liu, Z., Cheng, H.N. 2016. Derivatives of cardanol through the ene reaction with diethyl azodicarboxylate. Journal of Brazilian Chemical Society. 27(6):1078-1082.
Physical and mechanical testing of essential oil-embedded cellulose ester films Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bastos, M.S.R., Laurentino, L.S., Canuto, K.M., Mendes, L.G., Martins, C.M., Silva, S.M.F., Furtado, R.F., Kim, S., Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N. 2016. Physical and mechanical testing of essential oil-embedded cellulose ester films. Polymer Testing. 49:156-161.
Polymerization of epoxidized triglycerides with fluorosulfonic acid - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Liu, Z., Cheng, H.N. 2016. Polymerization of epoxidized triglycerides with fluorosulfonic acid. International Journal of Polymer Analysis and Characterization. 21(1):85-93.
Plastics to fuel: A review ()
Kunwar, B., Cheng, H.N., Chandrashekaran, S.R., Sharma, B.K. 2015. Plastics to fuel: A review. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews. 54:421-428.
129Xe NMR studies of biochar made from biobased materials - (Abstract Only)
Cheng, H.N., Mauri, M., Simonutti, R., Farina, M., Patriarca, G., Klasson, K.T. 2015. 129Xe NMR studies of biochar made from biobased materials (Abstract). Pacifichem on-line program: Paper No. 1304.
Novel polymeric materials from triglycerides - (Abstract Only)
Cheng, H.N., Biswas, A. 2015. Novel polymeric materials from triglycerides. (Abstract). Pacifichem On-line program: Paper MACR #1060.
Microwave-assisted synthesis of cyclodextrin polyurethanes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Appell, M., Liu, Z., Cheng, H.N. 2015. Microwave-assisted synthesis of cyclodextrin polyurethanes. Carbohydrate Polymers. 133:74-79. doi: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2015.06.044.
Green polymer chemistry: Some recent developments and examples ()
Cheng, H.N., Gross, R.A., Smith, P.B. 2015. Green polymer chemistry: Some recent developments and examples. In: Cheng, H.N., Gross, R.A., Smith, P.B, editors. ACS Symposium Series, Volume #1191, Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 2-15.
Modification of plant oils for value-added uses ()
Cheng, H.N., Biswas, A. 2015. Modification of plant oils for value-added uses. In: Cheng, H. N., Gross, R.A., Smith, P.B., Co-editors. Green Polymer Chemistry: Biobased Materials and Biocatalysis. ACS Symposium Series 1192, Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 235-247.
Jobs, collaborations, and women leaders of the global chemistry enterprise: An overview ()
Cheng, H.N., Miller, B., Wu, M.L. 2015. Jobs, collaborations, and women leaders of the global chemistry enterprise: An overview. In: Cheng, H. N., Wu, M. L.,Miller, B. D., editors. Jobs, collaborations, and women leaders of the global chemistry enterprise. ACS Symposium Series, Volume #1195, Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 1-28.
Synthesis of novel plant oil derivatives: Furan and Diels-Alder reaction products Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Liu, Z., Berfield, J.L., Cheng, H.N. 2015. Synthesis of novel plant oil derivatives: Furan and Diels-Alder reaction products. International Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology. 3(2):28-35.
129Xe NMR studies of pecan shell-based biochar and structure-process correlations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mauri, M., Farina, M., Patriarca, G., Simonutti, R., Klasson, K.T., Cheng, H.N. 2015. 129Xe NMR studies of pecan shell-based biochar and structure-process correlations. International Journal of Polymer Analysis and Characterization. 20:119-129.
Career challenges and opportunities in the global chemistry enterprise ()
Wu, M.L., Cheng, H.N., Shah, S., Rich, R. 2014. Career challenges and opportunities in the global chemistry enterprise. American Chemical Society Symposium Series. 1169:1-28.
Application of tung oil to improve adhesion strength and water resistance of cottonseed meal and protein adhesives on maple veneer - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
He, Z., Chapital, D.C., Cheng, H.N., Klasson, K.T., Olanya, O.M., Uknalis, J. 2014. Application of tung oil to improve adhesion strength and water resistance of cottonseed meal and protein adhesives on maple veneer. Industrial Crops and Products. 61:398-402.
Acidic solvent extraction of gossypol from cottonseed meal Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pelitire, S.M., Dowd, M.K., Cheng, H.N. 2014. Acidic solvent extraction of gossypol from cottonseed meal. Animal Feed Science and Technology. 195:120-128.
Conversion of agricultural residues to carboxymethylcellulose and carboxymethylcellulose acetate - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Kim, S., Cheng, H.N., Selling, G.W. 2014. Conversion of agricultural residues to carboxymethylcellulose and carboxymethylcellulose acetate. Industrial Crops and Products. 60(1):259-265.
NMR analysis and tacticity determination of poly(lactic acid) in C5D5N - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Suganuma, K., Matsuda, H., Cheng, H.N., Iwai, M., Nonokawa, R., Asakura, T. 2014. NMR analysis and tacticity determination of poly(lactic acid) in C5D5N. Polymer Testing. 38:35-39.
Comparison of soybean and cottonseed oils upon hydrogenation with nickel, palladium and platinum catalysts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Rau, M.W., Dowd, M.K., Easson, M.W., Condon, B.D. 2014. Comparison of soybean and cottonseed oils upon hydrogenation with nickel, palladium and platinum catalysts. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 91:1461-1469.
Direct polymerization of vernonia oil through cationic means - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N., Klasson, K.T., Liu, Z., Berfield, J.L., Ayorinde, F.O. 2014. Direct polymerization of vernonia oil through cationic means. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 91(12):2111-2116.
Partners for Progress and Prosperity in the Global Chemistry Enterprise ()
Cheng, H.N., Shah, S., Wu, M.L. 2014. Partners for Progress and Prosperity in the Global Chemistry Enterprise. In: Cheng, H.N., Shah, S., Wu, M.L., editors. Vision 2025: How To Succeed in the Global Chemistry Enterprise. ACS Symposium Series, vol. 1157. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 3-13.
Comparison of adhesive properties of water- and phosphate-buffer-washed cottonseed meals with cottonseed protein isolate on maple and poplar veneers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
He, Z., Chapital, D.C., Cheng, H.N., Dowd, M.K. 2014. Comparison of adhesive properties of water- and phosphate-buffer-washed cottonseed meals with cottonseed protein isolate on maple and poplar veneers. International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives. 50:102-106.
Effects of vigorous blending on yield and quality of protein isolates extracted from cottonseed and soy flours - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
He, Z., Cao, H., Cheng, H.N., Zou, H., Hunt, J.F. 2013. Effects of vigorous blending on yield and quality of protein isolates extracted from cottonseed and soy flours. Modern Applied Science. 7(10):79-88.
Sequential fractionation of cottonseed meal to improve its wood adhesive properties - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
He, Z., Cheng, H.N., Chapital, D.C., Dowd, M.K. 2014. Sequential fractionation of cottonseed meal to improve its wood adhesive properties. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 91:151–158.
Sequential fractionation of cottonseed meal to improve its wood adhesive properties - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
He, Z., Cheng, H.N., Chapital, D.C., Dowd, M.K. 2013. Sequential fractionation of cottonseed meal to improve its wood adhesive properties. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 91:151-158.
Modified triglyceride oil through reactions with phenyltriazolinedione - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Cheng, H.N., Kim, S., Liu, Z. 2014. Modified triglyceride oil through reactions with phenyltriazolinedione. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 91:125-131.
Green polymer chemistry: a brief review ()
Cheng, H.N., Smith, P.B., Gross, R.A. 2013. Green polymer chemistry: a brief review. In: Cheng, H.N., Gross, R.A., Smith, P.B., editors. Green Polymer Chemistry: Biocatalysis and Materials II. ACS Symposium Series, vol. 1144. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 1-12.
Applications of common beans in food and biobased materials ()
Biswas, A., Lesch, W.C., Cheng, H.N. 2013. Applications of common beans in food and biobased materials. In: Cheng, H.N., Gross, R.A., Smith, P.B., editors. Green Polymer Chemistry: Biocatalysis and Materials II. ACS Symposium Series. New York, NY: American Chemical Society. p. 331-341.
Hydrogenated cottonseed oil as raw material for biobased materials ()
Cheng, H.N., Rau, M., Dowd, M.K., Easson, M.W., Condon, B.D. 2013. Hydrogenated cottonseed oil as raw material for biobased materials. In: Cheng, H.N., Asakura, T., English, A.D., editors. Green Polymer Chemistry: Biocatalysis and Materials II. ACS Symposium Series, vol. 1144. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 359-371.
Use of cotton gin trash and compatibilizers in polyethylene composites ()
Cheng, H.N., Dowd, M.K., Finkenstadt, V.L., Selling, G.W., Evangelista, R.L., Biswas, A. 2013. Use of cotton gin trash and compatibilizers in polyethylene composites. In: Cheng, H.N., Gross, R.A., Smith, P.B., editors. Green Polymer Chemistry: Biocatalysis and Materials II. ACS Symposium Series, vol. 1144. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 423-431.
Investigation of modified cottonseed protein adhesives for wood composites - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Dowd, M.K., He, Z. 2013. Investigation of modified cottonseed protein adhesives for wood composites. Industrial Crops and Products. 46:399-403.
Conversion of agricultural by-products to methyl cellulose - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Berfield, J.L., Saha, B.C., Cheng, H.N. 2013. Conversion of agricultural by-products to methyl cellulose. Industrial Crops and Products. 46:297-300.
Microwave-assisted synthesis of alkyl cellulose in aqueous medium - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Kim, S., Selling, G.W., Cheng, H.N. 2013. Microwave-assisted synthesis of alkyl cellulose in aqueous medium. Carbohydrate Polymers. 94(1):120-123.
Development of food-related materials from cotton byproducts - (Proceedings)
Cheng, H.N., Dowd, M.K. 2012. Development of food-related materials from cotton byproducts. In: Proceedings of the 41st Annual Meeting United States–Japan Cooperative Program in Natural Resources (UJNR), Food and Agriculture Panel, December 8-12, 2012, New Orleans, Louisiana. p. 1-2.
Fractionation of cottonseed flour for improving its adhesive properties - (Abstract Only)
He, Z., Cheng, H.N., Chapital, D.C., Ford, C.V., Dowd, M.K. 2013. Fractionation of cottonseed flour for improving its adhesive properties (abstract). 245th American Chemical Society National Meeting. Paper No. AGFD 227.
NMR studies of polymers from renewable materials - (Abstract Only)
Cheng, H.N., Biswas, A. 2012. NMR studies of polymers from renewable materials (abstract). 245th American Chemical Society National Meeting. Paper No. POLY 579.
Modifications of zein with isocyanates - (Abstract Only)
Cheng, H.N., Biswas, A., Sessa, D.J., Selling, G.W. 2012. Modifications of zein with isocyanates (abstract). American Chemical Society Southwest Regional Meeting. Paper No. SWRM 388.
An overview of degradable polymers ()
Cheng, H.N. 2012. An overview of degradable polymers. In: Khemani, K., et al., editors. Degradable Polymers and Materials: Principles and Practice. 2nd. edition. Washington, DC:American Chemical Society Symposium Series. p. xiii-xiv.
An overview of degradable polymers ()
Cheng, H.N. 2012. An overview of degradable polymers. In: Khemani, K., et al., editors. Degradable Polymers and Materials: Principles and Practice. 2nd. edition. Washington,DC:American Chemical Society Symposium Series. p. xiii-xiv.
Zein-based polymers formed by modifications with isocyanates - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sessa, D.J., Cheng, H.N., Kim, S., Selling, G.W., Biswas, A. 2012. Zein-based polymers formed by modifications with isocyanates. Industrial Crops and Products. 43(1):106-113.
Enzyme-catalyzed modifications of polysaccharides and poly(ethylene glycol) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Gu, Q.-M. 2012. Enzyme-catalyzed modifications of polysaccharides and poly(ethylene glycol). Polymers. (4):1311-1330.
NMR analysis and chemical shift calculations of poly(lactic acid) dimer model compounds with different tacticities - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Suganuma, K., Horiuchi, K., Matsuda, H., Cheng, H.N., Aoki, A., Asakura, T. 2012. NMR analysis and chemical shift calculations of poly(lactic acid) dimer model compounds with different tacticities. Polymer Journal. 44:838-844.
Use of agricultural byproducts as fillers in polymer composites - (Abstract Only)
Cheng, H.N., Biswas, A. 2012. Use of agricultural byproducts as fillers in polymer composites (abstract). International Symposium on Polymer Analysis and Characterization. Paper No. CL-29.
Vegetable oil-based new materials - (Abstract Only)
Cheng, H.N., Biswas, A. 2012. Vegetable oil-based new materials (abstract). 244th American Chemical Society National Meeting and Exposition. Paper No. POLY 18.
Use of common beans as components in polymeric materials - (Proceedings)
Cheng, H.N., Biswas, A. 2012. Use of common beans as components in polymeric materials. ACS Polymer Preprints. 53(2):286-287.
Biobased polymeric materials prepared from cotton byproducts ()
Cheng, H.N., Dowd, M.K., Biswas, A. 2012. Biobased polymeric materials prepared from cotton byproducts. American Chemical Society Symposium Series. 1105:47-62.
Mechanical, thermal, and moisture properties of plastics with bean as filler - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sutivisedsak, N., Cheng, H.N., Liu, S.X., Lesch, W.C., Tungsrud, R.R., Finkenstadt, V.L., Biswas, A. 2012. Mechanical, thermal, and moisture properties of plastics with bean as filler. Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy. 6(1):59-68.
Hydrogenation of cottonseed oil with nickel, palladium and platinum catalysts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Dowd, M.K., Easson, M.W., Condon, B.D. 2012. Hydrogenation of cottonseed oil with nickel, palladium and platinum catalysts. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 89(8):1557-1566.
Use of nut shells as fillers in polymer composites Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sutivisedsak, N., Cheng, H.N., Burks, C.S., Johnson, J.A., Siegel, J.P., Civerolo, E.L., Biswas, A. 2012. Use of nut shells as fillers in polymer composites. Journal of Polymers and the Environment. 20(1):305-314.
Solution NMR spectroscopy of food polysaccharides ()
Cheng, H.N., Neiss, T.G. 2012. Solution NMR spectroscopy of food polysaccharides. Polymer Reviews. 52(2):81-114.
Solid state 1D and 2D NMR spectroscopic investigations of conformational changes of metal phytate compounds - (Abstract Only)
He, Z., Zhong, J., Cheng, H.N. 2012. Solid state 1D and 2D NMR spectroscopic investigations of conformational changes of metal phytate compounds (abstract). American Chemical Society. Paper No. 167.
Extraction and analysis of antioxidant capacity in eight edible beans - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Sutivisedsak, N., Cheng, H.N., Willett, J.L., Lesch, W.C., Tangsrud, R.R. 2012. Extraction and analysis of antioxidant capacity in eight edible beans. International Journal of Food, Agriculture, and the Environment. 10(1):89-96.
Chemical modifications of renewable cellulosic materials - (Abstract Only)
Cheng, H.N., Biswas, A. 2011. Chemical modifications of renewable cellulosic materials (abstracts). 241st American Chemical Society National Meeting. Paper No. CELL 184.
Stereoregularity of poly (lactic acid) and their model compounds as studied by NMR and quantum chemical calculations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Suganuma, K., Horiuchi, K., Matsuda, H., Cheng, H.N., Aoki, A., Asakura, T. 2011. Stereoregularity of poly (lactic acid) and their model compounds as studied by NMR and quantum chemical calculations. Macromolecules. 44:9247-9253.
Statistical models and NMR analysis of polymer microstructure ()
Cheng, H.N., Miri, M.J. 2011. Statistical models and NMR analysis of polymer microstructure. In: Cheng, H.N., Asakura, T., English, A.D., editors. NMR Spectroscopy of Polymers: Innovative Strategies for Complex Macromolecules. ACS Symposium Series 1077. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 372-382.
Innovative NMR strategies for complex macromolecules ()
Cheng, H.N., Asakura, T., English, A.D. 2011. Innovative NMR strategies for complex macromolecules. In: Cheng, H.N., Asakura, T., English, A.D., editors. NMR Spectroscopy of Polymers: Innovative Strategies for Complex Macromolecules. ACS Symposium Series 1077. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. p. 4-16.
Evaluation of cotton byproducts as fillers for poly(lactic acid) and low density polyethylene Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sutivisedsak, N., Cheng, H.N., Dowd, M.K., Selling, G.W., Biswas, A. 2012. Evaluation of cotton byproducts as fillers for poly(lactic acid) and low density polyethylene. Industrial Crops and Products. 36:127-134.
Evaluation of composite films containing poly(vinly alcohol) and edible bean - (Proceedings)
Sutivisedsak, N., Biswas, A., Finkenstadt, V.L., Cheng, H.N. 2011. Evaluation of composite films containing poly(vinly alcohol) and edible bean. Polymer Preprints. 52(2):256-257.
Conversion of cotton byproducts to mixed cellulose esters Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Dowd, M.K., Shogren, R.L., Biswas, A. 2011. Conversion of cotton byproducts to mixed cellulose esters. Carbohydrate Polymers. 86:1130-1136.
Synthesis and characterization of novel derivatives from vegetable oils - (Abstract Only)
Cheng, H.N., Klasson, K.T., Biswas, A. 2011. Synthesis and characterization of novel derivatives from vegetable oils (abstract). 24th International Symposium on Polymer Analysis and Characterization. Paper No. P4.
NMR and ESR characterization of activated carbons produced from pecan shells - (Abstract Only)
Cheng, H.N., Wartelle, L.H., Klasson, K.T., Edwards, J.C. 2011. NMR and ESR characterization of activated carbons produced from pecan shells (abstract). International Symposium on Polymer Analysis and Characterization. Paper No. OP-1.
Synethesis of cyclic ketal from soybean oil and fatty esters - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Sharma, B.K., Vermillion, K., Willett, J.L., Cheng, H.N. 2011. Synethesis of cyclic ketal from soybean oil and fatty esters. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 59(7):3066-3070.
Chemical modification of cotton-based natural materials: products from carboxymethylation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Biswas, A. 2011. Chemical modification of cotton-based natural materials: products from carboxymethylation. Carbohydrate Polymers. 84:1004-1010.
Chemical modifications of cotton-based natural materials - (Abstract Only)
Cheng, H.N., Dowd, M.K., Biswas, A. 2011. Chemical modifications of cotton-based natural materials (abstract). 18th New Orleans Carbohydrate Symposium. Paper No. 11.
New Bio-Based Materials From Vegetable Oil: Amination and Click Reactions - (Proceedings)
Biswas, A., Sharma, B., Klasson, K.T., Cheng, H.N. 2011. New Bio-Based Materials From Vegetable Oil: Amination and Click Reactions. Polymer Preprints. v. 52(1): 78-79.
A versatile approach for modeling and simulating the tacticity of polymers Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miri, M.J., Pritchard, B.P., Cheng, H.N. 2011. A versatile approach for modeling and simulating the tacticity of polymers. Journal of Molecular Modeling. 17:1767-1780.
NMR Studies of Biomass and its Reaction Products - (Abstract Only)
Cheng, H.N. 2010. NMR Studies of Biomass and its Reaction Products (abstract). 2010 International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies. Paper No. MACR 1311.
Physical properties and fatty acid profiles of oils from black, kidney, Great Northern, and pinto beans - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sutivisedsak, N., Moser, B.R., Sharma, B.K., Evangelista, R.L., Cheng, H.N., Lesch, W.C., Tangsrud, R.R., Biswas, A. 2011. Physical properties and fatty acid profiles of oils from black, kidney, Great Northern, and pinto beans. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 88(1):193-200.
Enzyme-catalyzed synthesis of polyamides and polypeptides ()
Cheng, H.N. 2010. Enzyme-catalyzed synthesis of polyamides and polypeptides. In: Loos, K., editor. Biocatalysis in Polymer Chemistry. Weinheim, Germany:Wiley-VCH. p. 131-141.
Green polymer chemistry: biocatalysis and biomaterials ()
Cheng, H.N., Gross, R.A. 2010. Green polymer chemistry: biocatalysis and biomaterials. In: Cheng, H.N., Gross, R.A., editors. Green Polymer Chemistry: Biocatalysis and Biomaterials. Washington, DC: ACS Symposium Series, Vol. 1043. pp 1-14.
Synthesis of poly(aminoamides)via enzymatic means ()
Cheng, H.N., Gu, Q. 2010. Synthesis of poly (aminoamides) via enzymatic means. In: Cheng, H.N., Gross, R.A., editors. Green Polymer Chemistry: Biocatalysis and Biomaterials. Washington, DC: ACS Symposium Series, Vol. 1043. pp. 255-263.
Iodine-Catalyzed Synthesis of Mixed Cellulose Esters - (Proceedings)
Cheng, H.N., Dowd, M.K., Shogren, R.L., Biswas, A. 2010. Iodine-Catalyzed Synthesis of Mixed Cellulose Esters. Polymer Preprints. 51(2):29-30.
Solid-state NMR and ESR studies of activated carbons produced from pecan shells - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Wartelle, L.H., Klasson, K.T., Edwards, J.C. 2010. Solid-state NMR and ESR studies of activated carbons produced from pecan shells. Carbon. 48:2455-2469.
Synthesis of Cellulose Acetate from Cotton Byproducts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cheng, H.N., Dowd, M.K., Selling, G.W., Biswas, A. 2010. Synthesis of Cellulose Acetate from Cotton Byproducts. Carbohydrate Polymers. 80(2):499-452.
Enzymatic Modifications of Polysaccharides - (Abstract Only)
Cheng, H.N. 2010. Enzymatic Modifications of Polysaccharides (abstract). 17th New Orleans Carbohydrate Symposium. Paper No. 13.