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Research Project: Postharvest Protection of Tropical Commodities for Improved Market Access and Quarantine Security

Location: Tropical Crop and Commodity Protection Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Chitosan coating incorporated with carvacrol improves postharvest guava (Psidium guavaja) quality Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shu, C., Kim-Lee, B., Sun, X.N. 2024. Chitosan coating incorporated with carvacrol improves postharvest guava (Psidium guavaja) quality. Horticulturae. 10(1). https://doi.org/10.3390/horticulturae10010080.

Ethyl formate fumigation against pineapple mealybug, Dsymicoccus brevipes, a quarantine insect pest of pineapples Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kwon, T., Kim, D., Kim, B., Bloese, J., Lee, B., Cha, D.H. 2024. Ethyl formate fumigation against pineapple mealybug, Dsymicoccus brevipes, a quarantine insect pest of pineapples. Insects. 15(1). https://doi.org/10.3390/insects15010025.

Supplementation of papaya leaf juice has beneficial effects on glucose homeostasis in high fat/high sugar induced obese and prediabetic adult mice Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nyakundi, B.B., Wall, M.M., Yang, J. 2024. Supplementation of papaya leaf juice has beneficial effects on glucose homeostasis in high fat/high sugar induced obese and prediabetic adult mice. BMC Complementary Medicine and Therapies. (2024) 24:18. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12906-023-04320-1.

Canopy hedge pruning in pecan production differentially affects groups of arthropod pests and associated natural enemies Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Toledo, P., Phillips, K., Schmidt, J.M, Bock, C.H., Wong, C.R., Hudson, W.G., Shapiro Ilan, D.I., Wells, L., Acebes-Doria, A.L. 2023. Canopy hedge pruning in pecan production differentially affects groups of arthropod pests and associated natural enemies. Crop Protection. 176:Article 106521. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cropro.2023.106521.

Effect of humidity triggered controlled-release 1-methylcyclopropene (1-MCP) on postharvest quality and safety of papaya fruit Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shu, C., Wall, M.M., Follett, P.A., Sugimoto, N., Bai, J., Sun, X.N. 2023. Effect of humidity triggered controlled-release 1-methylcyclopropene (1-MCP) on postharvest quality and safety of papaya fruit. Horticulturae. 9(10). Article 1062. https://doi.org/10.3390/horticulturae9101062.

A predator breeding station for augmentative biological control of scolytine crop pests Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A., Czokajlo, M., Collignon, M., Cha, D.H. 2023. A predator breeding station for augmentative biological control of scolytine crop pests. Biological Control. 186. Article 105318. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocontrol.2023.105318.

Postharvest quality of kiwifruit (Actinidia chinensis) after x-ray irradiation quarantine treatment Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sun, X.N., Follett, P.A., Postler, M.L., Wall, M.M. 2023. Postharvest quality of kiwifruit (Actinidia chinensis) after x-ray irradiation quarantine treatment. HortScience. 58(9):1045-1048. https://doi.org/10.21273/HORTSCI17284-23.

Physical, chemical, and sensory properties of a turmeric-fortified pineapple juice beverage Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sun, X.N., Follett, P.A., Wall, M.M., Duff, K.S., Wu, X., Shu, C., Plotto, A., Liang, P., Stockton, D.G. 2023. Physical, chemical, and sensory properties of a turmeric-fortified pineapple juice beverage. Foods. 12(12). Article 2323. https://doi.org/10.3390/foods12122323.

Coconut oil derived five-component synthetic oviposition deterrent for oriental fruit fly, Bactrocera dorsalis Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Roh, G., Kendra, P.E., Zhu, J.J., Roda, A., Loeb, G.M., Tay, J., Cha, D.H. 2023. Coconut oil derived five-component synthetic oviposition deterrent for oriental fruit fly, Bactrocera dorsalis. Pest Management Science. https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.7584.

Insecticidal properties of erythritol on four tropical tephritid fruit flies, Zeugodacus cucurbitae, Ceratitis capitata, Bactrocera dorsalis, and B. latifrons (Diptera: Tephritidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cha, D.H., Skabeikis, D.D., Kim, B., Lee, J.C., Choi, M.Y. 2023. Insecticidal properties of erythritol on four tropical tephritid fruit flies, Zeugodacus cucurbitae, Ceratitis capitata, Bactrocera dorsalis, and B. latifrons (Diptera: Tephritidae). Insects. 14(5). Article 472. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects14050472.

Evidence of queen-rearing suppression by mature queens in the little fire ant, Wasmannia auropunctata Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Collignon, M.R., Siderhurst, M.S., Cha, D.H. 2023. Evidence of queen-rearing suppression by mature queens in the little fire ant, Wasmannia auropunctata. Insectes Sociaux. 70:259-263. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00040-023-00917-4.

Generation, mechanisms, kinetics, and effects of gaseous chlorine dioxide in food preservation Reprint Icon - (Review Article)
Zhang, Y., Qiu, J., Yang, K., Lu, Y., Xu, Z., Yang, H., Xu, Y., Wang, L., Lin, Y., Tong, X., He, J., Xiao, Y., Sun, X.N., Huang, R., Yu, X., Zhong, T. 2023. Generation, mechanisms, kinetics, and effects of gaseous chlorine dioxide in food preservation. Comprehensive Reviews in Food Science and Food Safety. 22(4):3105-3129. https://doi.org/10.1111/1541-4337.13177.

A 2-component blend of coconut oil derived fatty acids as an oviposition deterrent against Drosophila suzukii - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

1-methylcyclopropene and harvest maturity impact ‘Ma’afala’ breadfruit postharvest storage Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wiseman, B.J., Paull, R.E., Lincoln, N.K., Wall, M.M. 2023. 1-methylcyclopropene and harvest maturity impact ‘Ma’afala’ breadfruit postharvest storage. HortScience. 58(6):666-670. https://doi.org/10.21273/HORTSCI17076-23.

X-ray technology in postharvest Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Liang, P. 2023. X-Ray Technology in Postharvest. In: Zhang, Q. (eds) Encyclopedia of Smart Agriculture Technologies. Springer, Cham. p. 1-10.

Selective detection of Escherichia coli K12 and Staphylococcus aureus in mixed bacterial communities using a single-walled carbon nanotube-functionalized electrochemical immunosensor with dielectrophoretic concentration Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lee, I., So, H., Kim, J., Auh, J., Wall, M.M., Li, Y., Ho, K., Jun, S. 2023. Selective detection of Escherichia coli K12 and Staphylococcus aureus in mixed bacterial communities using a single-walled carbon nanotube (SWCNT)-functionalized electrochemical immunosensor with dielectrophoretic concentration. Nanomaterials. 13(6). Article 985. https://doi.org/10.3390/nano13060985.

Effect of chitosan coating containing carvacrol on postharvest quality of guava fruit - (Abstract Only)

A survey on Ambrosia Beetle (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) problems in ornamental and pecan industries in Georgia Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Joseph, S., Acebes-Doria, A.L., Blaauw, B. 2023. A survey on Ambrosia Beetle (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) problems in ornamental and pecan industries in Georgia. Journal of Entomological Science. 58(4):471-483. https://doi.org/10.18474/JES23-06.

Artificial fruits and nuts for studying predation of cryptic prey: A case of 3D-printed coffee berries for studying predation of coffee berry borer by flat bark beetles Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liang, P., Ladizinsky, N.C., Asmus, G.M., Hamilton, L.J., Acebes-Doria, A.L., Manoukis, N., Follett, P.A. 2023. Artificial fruits and nuts for studying predation of cryptic prey: A case of 3D-printed coffee berries for studying predation of coffee berry borer by flat bark beetles. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 171(9):716-720. https://doi.org/10.1111/eea.13328.

Formation and physical characterization of soy protein-isoflavone dispersions and emulsions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pereira, G.M., Jun, S., Li, Q.X., Wall, M.M., Ho, K. 2023. Formation and physical characterization of soy protein-isoflavone dispersions and emulsions. LWT - Food Science and Technology. 176. Article 114513. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.lwt.2023.114513.

Vapor heat treatment for quarantine control of the oriental fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) in papaya fruit from Thailand Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Srimartpirom, M., Rakkrai, C., Phankum, S., Intarakamhang, R., Sonsiri, C., Buchatian, P., Phanglerk, P., Jinnalite, P., Khongthawie, S., Unahawutti, U., Follett, P.A. 2023. Vapor heat treatment for quarantine control of the oriental fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) in papaya fruit from Thailand. Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology. 26(2). Article 102049. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aspen.2023.102049.

Comparison of methyl bromide and ethyl formate for fumigation of snail and fly pests of imported orchids Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kwon, T., Kim, D., Lee, B., Cha, D.H., Park, M. 2023. Comparison of methyl bromide and ethyl formate for fumigation of snail and fly pests of imported orchids. Insects. 14(1). Article 66. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects14010066.

Behaviors of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium and Listeria monocytogenes on whole avocado during storage at 21 or 7°C and their reduction by aqueous chlorine dioxide and peroxyacetic acid Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dong, L., Wall, M.M., Li, Y. 2022. Behaviors of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium and Listeria monocytogenes on whole avocado during storage at 21 or 7°C and their reduction by aqueous chlorine dioxide and peroxyacetic acid. LWT - Food Science and Technology. 173. Article 114359. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.lwt.2022.114359.

Phytosanitary irradiation of Tephritid fruit flies - (Book / Chapter)

Commercial lure comparison for monitoring of Cryptophlebia spp. (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) associated with macadamia in Hawaii - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Acebes-Doria, A.L., Gayle, S.M., Cha, D.H., De Rocquigny, N., Short, B.D. 2023. Commercial lure comparison for monitoring of Cryptophlebia spp. (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) associated with macadamia in Hawaii. Hawaiian Entomological Society Proceedings. 55:1-9.

Aphids and associated parasitoids exhibit vertical canopy distribution differences in pecans Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Slusher, E., Acebes-Doria, A.L., Cottrell, T.E., Schmidt, J. 2022. Aphids and associated parasitoids exhibit vertical canopy distribution differences in pecans. BioControl. 67:563–570. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10526-022-10169-z.

Effect of pectin coatings containing trans-cinnamaldehyde on the postharvest quality of rambutan Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sun, X.N., Wall, M.M., Follett, P.A., Liang, P., Xu, S., Zhong, T. 2022. Effect of pectin coatings containing trans-cinnamaldehyde on the postharvest quality of rambutan. HortScience. 58(1):11-15. https://doi.org/10.21273/HORTSCI16923-22.

Susceptibility of ‘Malama’ avocados to Bactrocera dorsalis (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Hawai'i and a proposed systems approach for market access Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A., Asmus, G.M., Hamilton, L.J., Stockton, D.G. 2022. Susceptibility of ‘Malama’ avocados to Bactrocera dorsalis (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Hawai'i and a proposed systems approach for market access. Journal of Economic Entomology. 115(6):1894-1900. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toac150.

Field guide to ambrosia beetles of agricultural importance in the Eastern and Southern United States - (Other)
Halliday, P., Monterrosa, A., Acebes-Doria, A.L., Oliver, J., Ranger, C.M. 2023. Field guide to ambrosia beetles of agricultural importance in the Eastern and Southern United States. Georgia: University of Georgia Extension Circular. 38 p.

Ambrosia beetle occurrence and phenology of Xylosandrus spp. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) in ornamental nurseries, tree fruit, and pecan orchards in Georgia Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Monterrosa, A., Joseph, S., Blaauw, B., Hudson, W., Acebes-Doria, A.L. 2022. Ambrosia beetle occurrence and phenology of Xylosandrus spp. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) in ornamental nurseries, tree fruit, and pecan orchards in Georgia. Environmental Entomology. 51(5):998-1009. https://doi.org/10.1093/ee/nvac064.

Evaluation of macadamia felted coccid (Hemiptera: Eriococcidae) damage and cultivar susceptibility using imagery from a small unmanned aerial vehicle (sUAV), combined with ground truthing Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pulakkatu-thodi, I., Dzurisin, J., Follett, P.A. 2022. Evaluation of macadamia felted coccid (Hemiptera: Eriococcidae) damage and cultivar susceptibility using imagery from a small unmanned aerial vehicle (sUAV), combined with ground truthing. Pest Management Science. 78(11):4533-4543. https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.7073.

Nondestructive detection and grading of flesh translucency in pineapples with visible and near-infrared spectroscopy Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xu, S., Ren, J., Lu, H., Wang, X., Sun, X.N., Liang, X. 2022. Nondestructive detection and grading of flesh translucency in pineapples with visible and near-infrared spectroscopy. Postharvest Biology and Technology. 192. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.postharvbio.2022.112029.

Ethyl formate-based quarantine treatment for exotic ants and termites in imported rubber plants and stone products Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kim, D., Kwon, T., Park, M., Kim, K., Cha, D.H., Lee, B. 2022. Ethyl formate-based quarantine treatment for exotic ants and termites in imported rubber plants and stone products. Applied Sciences. 12(12). Article 6066. https://doi.org/10.3390/app12126066.

In vivo efficacy of pyrantel pamoate as a post-exposure prophylactic for rat lungworm (Angiostrongylus cantonensis) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jacob, J., Steel, A., Kaluna, L., Hess, S., Leinbach, I., Antaky, C., Sugihara, R., Hamilton, L.J., Follett, P.A., Howe, K., Jacquier, S., Wongwiwatthananukit, S., Jarvi, S. 2022. In vivo efficacy of pyrantel pamoate as a post-exposure prophylactic for rat lungworm (Angiostrongylus cantonensis). International Journal for Parasitology: Drug and Drug Resistance. 19:1-5. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpddr.2022.04.002.

Aqueous chlorine dioxide generated with organic acids have higher antimicrobial efficacy than those generated with inorganic acids Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dong, L., Wall, M.M., Li, Y. 2022. Aqueous chlorine dioxide generated with organic acids have higher antimicrobial efficacy than those generated with inorganic acids. International Journal of Food Microbiology. 369. Article 109632. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2022.109632.

Antimicrobial activity of ohelo berry (Vaccinium calycinum) juice against Listeria monocytogenes and its potential for milk preservation Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wu, B., Liu, X., Nakamoto, S., Wall, M.M., Li, Y. 2022. Antimicrobial activity of ohelo berry (Vaccinium calycinum) juice against Listeria monocytogenes and its potential for milk preservation. Microorganisms. 10(3). Article 548. https://doi.org/10.3390/microorganisms10030548.

A low-cost trap to monitor parasitism of macadamia felted coccid (Hemiptera: Eriococcidae) and other scale insects - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pulakkatu-Thodi, I., Acebes, A.L., Follett, P.A. 2022. A low-cost trap to monitor parasitism of macadamia felted coccid (Hemiptera: Eriococcidae) and other scale insects. Hawaiian Entomological Society Proceedings. 54:27-35. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/81748.

Poor host status of Australian finger lime, Citrus australasica, to Ceratitis capitata, Zeugodacus cucurbitae, and Bactrocera dorsalis (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Hawai’i Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A., Asmus, G.M., Hamilton, L.J. 2022. Poor host status of Australian finger lime, Citrus australasica, to Ceratitis capitata, Zeugodacus cucurbitae, and Bactrocera dorsalis (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Hawai’i. Insects. 13(2). Article 177. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects13020177.

Silver nanoparticles-essential oils combined treatments to enhance the antibacterial and antifungal properties against foodborne pathogens and spoilage microorganisms Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Begum, T., Follett, P.A., Mahmud, J., Moskovchenko, L., Salmieri, S., Allahdad, Z., Lacroix, M. 2022. Silver nanoparticles-essential oils combined treatments to enhance the antibacterial and antifungal properties against foodborne pathogens and spoilage microorganisms. Microbial Pathogenesis. 164. Article 105411. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.micpath.2022.105411.

Application of natural antimicrobials for the preservation of fresh produce - (Abstract Only)

Phytosanitary irradiation using X-rays prevents reproduction in the semi-slug Parmarion martensi (Stylommatophora: Ariophantidae), a host of the human pathogenic nematode Angiostrongylus cantonensis (Rhabditida: Angiostrongyl Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A., Hamilton, L.J., Tagami, Y., Kaluna, L., Jarvi, S. 2021. Phytosanitary irradiation using X-rays prevents reproduction in the semi-slug Parmarion martensi (Stylommatophora: Ariophantidae), a host of the human pathogenic nematode Angiostrongylus cantonensis (Rhabditida: Angiostrongylidae. Pest Management Science. 78(3):1187-1193. https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.6735.

Mixture design methodology and predictive modeling for developing active formulations using essential oils and citrus extract against foodborne pathogens and spoilage microorganisms in rice Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Begum, T., Follett, P.A., Shankar, S., Mahmud, J., Salmieri, S., Lacroix, M. 2021. Mixture design methodology and predictive modeling for developing active formulations using essential oils and citrus extract against foodborne pathogens and spoilage microorganisms in rice. Journal of Food Science. 87(1):353-369. https://doi.org/10.1111/1750-3841.15988.

A single-walled carbon nanotubes-based electrochemical impedance immunosensor for on-site detection of Listeria monocytogenes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lee, B., Kang, T., Jenkins, D.M., Li, Y., Wall, M.M., Jun, S. 2021. A single-walled carbon nanotubes-based electrochemical impedance immunosensor for on-site detection of Listeria monocytogenes. Journal of Food Science. 87(1):280-288. https://doi.org/10.1111/1750-3841.15996.

Preferential attraction of oviposition-ready oriental fruit flies to host fruit odor over protein food odor Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Roh, G., Kendra, P.E., Cha, D.H. 2021. Preferential attraction of oviposition-ready oriental fruit flies to host fruit odor over protein food odor. Insects. 12(10). Article 909. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects12100909.

Ethyl formate as a methyl bromide alternative for fumigation of citrus: Efficacy, fruit quality, and workplace safety Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Park, M., Lee, B., Yang, J., Kim, B., Roh, G., Kendra, P.E., Cha, D.H. 2021. Ethyl formate as a methyl bromide alternative for fumigation of citrus: Efficacy, fruit quality, and workplace safety. Journal of Economic Entomology. 114(6):2290-2296. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toab175.

Does habituation affect the efficacy of semiochemical oviposition repellents developed against Drosophila suzukii? Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stockton, D.G., Cha, D.H., Loeb, G.M. 2021. Does habituation affect the efficacy of semiochemical oviposition repellents developed against Drosophila suzukii? Environmental Entomology. 50(6):1322-1331. https://doi.org/10.1093/ee/nvab099.

A double-edged sword: Amylostereum areolatum odors attract both Sirex noctilio (Hymenoptera: Siricidae) and its parasitoid, Ibalia leucospoides Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Faal, H., Cha, D.H., Hajek, A.E., Teale, S.A. 2021. A double-edged sword: Amylostereum areolatum odors attract both Sirex noctilio (Hymenoptera: Siricidae) and its parasitoid, Ibalia leucospoides. Fungal Ecology. 54. Article 101108. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.funeco.2021.101108.

Age-dependent response of female melon fly, Zeugodacus cucurbitae (Diptera: Tephritidae), to volatiles emitted from damaged host fruits Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pinero, J.C., Souder, S., Cha, D.H., Collignon, R.M., Vargas, R.I. 2021. Age-dependent response of female melon fly, Zeugodacus cucurbitae (Diptera: Tephritidae), to volatiles emitted from damaged host fruits. Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology. 24(3):759-763. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aspen.2021.06.011.

Effect of the timing of pupal irradiation on the quality and sterility of oriental fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) for use in sterile insect technique Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fezza, T.J., Follett, P.A., Shelly, T.E. 2021. Effect of the timing of pupal irradiation on the quality and sterility of oriental fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) for use in sterile insect technique. Applied Entomology and Zoology. 56:443–450. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13355-021-00751-9.

Winter warm-up frequency and the degree of temperature fluctuations affect survival outcomes of winter morphotype Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stockton, D.G., Loeb, G.M. 2021. Winter warm-up frequency and the degree of temperature fluctuations affect survival outcomes of winter morphotype Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae). Journal of Insect Physiology. 131:104246. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jinsphys.2021.104246.

Limited host range in the idiobiont parasitoid Phymastichus coffea, a prospective biological control agent of the coffee pest Hypothenemus hampei in Hawaii Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yousuf, F., Follett, P.A., Gillett, C., Honsberger, C., Chamorro, M.L., Johnson, M.T., Giraldo Jaramillo, M., Benavides Machado, P., Wright, M. 2021. Limited host range in the idiobiont parasitoid Phymastichus coffea, a prospective biological control agent of the coffee pest Hypothenemus hampei in Hawaii. Journal of Pest Science. 94:1183-1195. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10340-021-01353-8.

Host suitability index for polyphagous tephritid fruit flies Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A., Haynes, F.E., Dominiak, B.C. 2021. Host suitability index for polyphagous tephritid fruit flies. Journal of Economic Entomology. 114(3):1021-1034. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toab035.

Radiosensitization of rice weevil Sitophilus oryzae using combined treatments of essential oils and ionizing radiation with gamma-ray and X-Ray at different dose rates Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hossain, F., Follett, P.A., Shankar, S., Begum, T., Salmieri, S., Lacroix, M. 2020. Radiosensitization of rice weevil Sitophilus oryzae using combined treatments of essential oils and ionizing radiation with gamma-ray and X-Ray at different dose rates. Journal of Radiation Physics and Chemistry. 180. Article 109286. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.radphyschem.2020.109286.

A nanoengineered stainless steel surface to combat bacterial attachment and biofilm formation Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ban, G., Li, Y., Wall, M.M., Jun, S. 2020. A nanoengineered stainless steel surface to combat bacterial attachment and biofilm formation. Foods. 9(11). Article 1518. https://doi.org/10.3390/foods9111518.