20 Publications
2020
Enhancement of biogas production from wastewater sludge via anaerobic digestion assisted with biochar amendment.
Wang, PixiangPeng, HaixinAdhikari, SushilHiggins, BrendanRoy, PoulamiDai, Wei and Shi, Xiaochong
Bioresource technology, vol. 309, pp. 123368, April 11, 2020. | Journal Article
2019
Aerobic bacterial pretreatment to overcome algal growth inhibition on high-strength anaerobic digestates
Wang, QichenWang, QichenPrasad, RishiPrasad, RishiHiggins, Brendan T. and Higgins, Brendan T
Water Research. | Journal Article
 
Algal photosynthetic aeration increases the capacity of bacteria to degrade organics in wastewater
Biotechnology and Bioengineering. | Journal Article
 
Anaerobic microbial communities can influence algal growth and nutrient removal from anaerobic digestate
Bioresource Technology. | Journal Article
 
Cultivation of Green Microalgae in Bubble Column Photobioreactors and an Assay for Neutral Lipids
Wang, QichenPeng, Haixin and Higgins, Brendan T
Journal of Visualized Experiments, (no. 143), 1-2019. | Journal Article
 
Leaching and anaerobic digestion of poultry litter for biogas production and nutrient transformation
Chaump, KristinChaump, KristinChaump, KristinPreisser, MatthewPreisser, MatthewPreisser, MatthewShanmugam, Saravanan RShanmugam, Saravanan RShanmugam, Saravanan RPrasad, RishiPrasad, RishiPrasad, RishiAdhikari, SushilAdhikari, SushilAdhikari, SushilHiggins, Brendan THiggins, Brendan T and Higgins, Brendan T
Waste Management, vol. 84, pp. 422, 2019-02-01. | Journal Article
2018
Algal–bacterial synergy in treatment of winery wastewater
Higgins, Brendan
npj Clean Water. | Journal Article
 
Impact of thiamine metabolites and spent medium from Chlorella sorokiniana on metabolism in the green algae Auxenochlorella prototheciodes
Higgins, Brendan TWang, QichenDu, SandonHennebelle, MarieTaha, Ameer YFiehn, Oliver and VanderGheynst, Jean S
Algal Research, vol. 33, pp. 208, July 2018. | Journal Article
2016
Cofactor symbiosis for enhanced algal growth, biofuel production, and wastewater treatment
Higgins, Brendan TGennity, IngridSamra, StephanieKind, TobiasFiehn, Oliver and VanderGheynst, Jean S
Algal Research, vol. 17, pp. 308-315, Jul 2016. | Journal Article
 
Cost Effectiveness of Operative vs. Non-operative Treatment of Geriatric Type-II Odontoid Fracture
Barlow, Daniel RBarlow, Daniel RHiggins, Brendan THiggins, Brendan TOzanne, Elissa MOzanne, Elissa MTosteson, Anna N. ATosteson, Anna N APearson, Adam M and Pearson, Adam M
Spine, vol. 41, (no. 7), pp. 617, 2016-04-01. | Journal Article
 
Ionic Liquids Impact the Bioenergy Feedstock-Degrading Microbiome and Transcription of Enzymes Relevant to Polysaccharide Hydrolysis
Wu, Yu-WeiHiggins, BrendanYu, ChaoweiReddy, Amitha P.Ceballos, ShannonJoh, Lawrence D.Simmons, Blake A.Singer, Steven W. and VanderGheynst, Jean S.
{mSystems}, vol. 1, pp. e00120--16. | Journal Article
 
Spray Application and Release of Microalgae from Water-in-Oil Emulsions
Lorena FernándezBrendan HigginsHerbert Scher and Jean S. VanderGheynst
Current Biotechnology, vol. 5, (no. 2), pp. 154-162, May 2016. | Journal Article
 
The role of organic matter amendment level on soil heating, organic acid accumulation, and development of bacterial communities in solarized soil
Simmons, Blake ASimmons, Christopher WHiggins, BrendanStaley, SimonJoh, Lawrence DSinger, Steven WStapleton, James J and VanderGheynst, Jean S
Applied Soil Ecology, vol. 106, pp. 37-46, Oct 2016. | Journal Article
2015
Co‐culturing Chlorella minutissima with Escherichia coli can increase neutral lipid production and improve biodiesel quality
Higgins, Brendan TLabavitch, John M and VanderGheynst, Jean S
Biotechnology and Bioengineering, vol. 112, (no. 9), pp. 1801-1809, Sep 2015. | Journal Article
 
Informatics for improved algal taxonomic classification and research: A case study of UTEX 2341
Higgins, Brendan TNobles, DavidMa, YanWikoff, WilliamKind, TobiasFiehn, OliverBrand, Jerry and VanderGheynst, Jean S
Algal Research, vol. 12, pp. 545-549, Nov 2015. | Journal Article
 
MS-DIAL: data-independent MS/MS deconvolution for comprehensive metabolome analysis
Kind, TobiasTsugawa, HiroshiHiroshi TsugawaCajka, TomasTomas CajkaTobias KindKind, TobiasMa, YanYan MaHiggins, BrendanBrendan HigginsKazutaka IkedaIkeda, KazutakaMitsuhiro KanazawaKanazawa, MitsuhiroVanderGheynst, JeanJean VandergheynstOliver FiehnFiehn, OliverArita, Masanori and Masanori Arita
Nature Methods, vol. 12, (no. 6), pp. 523-526, Jun 1, 2015. | Journal Article
2014
Effects of Escherichia coli on mixotrophic growth of Chlorella minutissima and production of biofuel precursors
Higgins, Brendan T and VanderGheynst, Jean S
PloS one, vol. 9, (no. 5), pp. e96807, 2014. | Journal Article
 
Microplate assay for quantitation of neutral lipids in extracts from microalgae
Higgins, Brendan TThornton-Dunwoody, AlexanderLabavitch, John MVanderGheynst, Jean S and Vandergheynst, J.S.
Analytical Biochemistry, vol. 465, pp. 81-89, Nov 15, 2014. | Journal Article
2012
Life Cycle Environmental and Cost Impacts of Using an Algal Turf Scrubber to Treat Dairy Wastewater
Higgins, Brendan T and Kendall, Alissa
Journal of Industrial Ecology, vol. 16, (no. 3), pp. 436-447, Jun 2012. | Journal Article
2008
Hypercapnic acidosis attenuates severe acute bacterial pneumonia-induced lung injury by a neutrophil-independent mechanism
Ni Chonghaile, MartinaNi Chonghaile, MartinaHiggins, Brendan DHiggins, BrendanCostello, JosephCostello, JosephLaffey, John G and Laffey, John
Critical Care Medicine, vol. 36, (no. 12), pp. 3144, 2008-December. | Journal Article