ISI Cited Journal Papers 2018


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ISI Cited Journal Papers 2018



Adcock, K.E., Reeves, C.E., Gooch, L.J., Elvidge, E.C.L., Ashfold, M.J., Brenninkmeijer, C.A.M., Chou, C., Fraser, P.J., Langenfelds, R.L., Mohd Hanif, N., O'Doherty, S., Oram, D.E., Ou-Yang, C.F., Phang, S.M., Abu Samah, A., Rockmann, T., Sturges, W.T. & Laube, J.C. (2017). Continued increase of CFC-113a (CCl3CF3) mixing ratios in the global atmosphere: emissions, occurrence and potential sources. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 18:4737-4751 [Q1, IF: 5318]





Barati, B., Lim, P.E., Gan, S.Y., Poong, S.W., Phang, S.M. & Beardall, J. (2018). Effect of elevated temperature on the physiological responses of marine Chlorella strains from different latitudes. Journal of Applied Phycology, 30:1-13 [Q1, IF: 2.616]





Choy, S.Y., Prasad, K.M.N., Wu, T.Y., Raghunandan, M.E., Phang, S.M., Juan, J.C. & Ramanan, R.N. (2018). Starch-based flocculant outperformed aluminium sulfate hydrate and polyaluminium chloride through effective bridging for harvesting acicular microalga Ankistrodesmus. Algal Research, 29:343-353 [Q1, IF: 3.994]





Choy, S.Y., Prasad, K.M.N., Wu, T.Y., Raghunandan, M.E., Phang, S.M., Juan, J.C. & Ramanan, R.N. (2018). Separation of Chlorella biomass from culture medium by flocculation with rice starch. Algal Research, 30:162–172 [Q1, IF: 3.994]




Khairudin, N., Gaydon, D.S., Jing, Q., Zakaria, M.P., Struik, P.C. & Keesman, K.J. (2018). Nitrogen dynamics in flooded soil systems: an overview on concepts and performance of models. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, 98:865-871 [Q1, IF: 2.463]


Liu, Lu, Chen, J., Lim, P.E., & Wei, D. (2018). Enhanced single cell oil production by mixed culture of Chlorella pyrenoidosa and Rhodotorula glutinis using cassava bagasse hydrolysate as carbon source. Bioresource Technology, 255:140–148 [Q1, IF: 5.651]


Lim, H.C., Tan, S.N., Teng, S.T., Lundholm, L., Orive, E., David, H., Quijano-Scheggia, S., Leong, S.C.Y., Wolf, M., Bates, S.S., Lim, P.T. & Leaw, C.P. (2018). Phylogeny and species delineation in the marine diatom Pseudo-nitzchia (Bacillariophyta) using cox1, LSU and ITS2 rRNA genes: A perspective in character evolution. Journal of Phycology, 54(2):234-248 [Q1, IF: 2.608]


Lim, J.H., Lee, C.W., Bong, C.W., Yang Amri, A., Hii, Y.S. & Kudo, I. (2018). Distributions of particulate and dissolved phosphorus in aquatic habitats of Peninsular Malaysia. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 128:415–427 [Q1, IF: 3.146]


Mertens, K.N., Carbonell-Moore, M.C., Pospelova, V., Head, M.J., Highfield, A., Schroeder, D., Gu, H., Andree, K.B., Fernandez, M., Yamaguchi, A., Takano, Y., Matsuoka, K., Nezan, E., Bilien, G., Okolodkov, Y., Koike, K., Hoppenrath, M., Pfaff, M., Pitcher, G., Al-Muftah, A., Rochon, A., Lim, P.T., Lim, Z.F. & Ellegaard, M. (2018). Pentaplacodinium saltonense gen. et sp. nov. (Dinophyceae) and its relationship to the cyst-defined genus Operculodinium and yessotoxin-producing Protoceratium reticulatum. Harmful Algae, 71:57-77 [Q1, IF: 3.087]


Pang, J.R., Goh, V.M.J., Tan, C.Y., Phang, S.M., Wong, K.H. & Yow, Y.Y. (2018). Neuritogenic and In vitro antioxidant activities of Malaysian Gracilaria manilaensis Yamamoto & Trono.  Journal of Applied Phycology. (accepted 23 Feb. 2018) [Q1, IF: 2.616]


Poong, S.W., Lim, P.E., Phang, S.M., Wong, C.Y., Pai, T.W., Chen, C.M., Yang, C.H. & Liu, C.C. (2018). Transcriptome sequencing of an Antarctic microalga, Chlorella sp. (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta) subjected to short term ultraviolet radiation stress. Journal of Applied Phycology, 30:87-99 [Q1, IF: 2.616]


Rizan, N., Yew, C.Y., Niknam, M.R., Krishnasamy, J., Bhassu, S., Hong, G.Z., Devadas, S., Mohd Din, M.S., Tajuddin, H.A., Othman, R.Y.,  Phang, S.M., Iwamoto, M. & Periasamy, V. (2018). Electronic properties of synthetic shrimp pathogens-derived DNA Schottky Diodes. Scientific Reports, 8:896 [Q1, IF: 4.259]


Sandeepan, B.S, Panchang, V.G., Nayak, S., Krishna Kumar, K. & Kaihatu, J.M. (2018). Performance of the WRF Model for surface wind prediction around Qatar. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. Published online [Q1, IF: 2.233]


Tan, A.H., Chong, C.W., Song, S.L., Teh, C.S.J., Yap, I.K.S., Loke, M.F., Tan, Y.Q., Yong, H.S., Mahadeva, S., Lang, A.E., Lang, A.E. & Lim, S.Y. (2018). Altered gut microbiome and metabolome in patients with multiple system atrophy. Movement Disorders, 33(1):174-176 [Q1, IF: 7.072]


Tan, P.L., Lim, P.E., Lin, S.M. & Phang, S.M. (2017). Halymenia johorensis sp. nov. (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta), a new foliose red algal species from Malaysia. Journal of Applied Phycology, 30:187-195 [Q1, IF: 2.616]


Krishnan, A., Convey, P., Gonzalez, M., Smykla, J. & Alias, S.A. (2018). Effects of temperature on extracellular hydrolase enzymes from soil microfungi. Polar Biology, 41:537-551 [Q2, IF: 1.949]


Shakir, S., Foo, F.Y., Rizan, N., abd-ur-Rehman, H.M., Yunus, K., Phang, S.M. & Periasamy, V. (2018). Electro-catalytic and structural studies of DNA templated gold wires on platinum/ITO as modified counter electrode in dye sensitized solar cells. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 29(6):4602-4611 [Q2, IF: 2.019]


Song, S.L., Yong, H.S., Suana, I.W. & Lim, P.E. (2018). Complete mitochondrial genome of Bactrocera ritsemai (Insecta: Tephritidae) and phylogenetic relationship with its congeners and related tephritid taxa. Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology, 21:252-257 [Q2, IF: 1.046]


Yew, W.C., Pearce, D.A., Dunn, M.J., Adlard, S., Alias, S.A., Abu Samah, A. & Convey, P. (2018). Links between bacteria derived from penguin guts and deposited guano and the surrounding soil microbiota. Polar Biology, 41(2):269-281 [Q2, IF: 1.949]


Chew, K.W., Juan, J.C., Phang, S.M., Ling, T.C. & Show, P.L. (2018). An overview on the development of conventional and alternative extractive methods for the purification of agarose from seaweed. Separation Science and Technology, 53(3):467-480 [Q3, IF: 1.106]


Du, J.G., Wang, Y.G., Peristiwady, T., Liao, J.J., Makatipu, P.C., Ricardo, H., Ju, P.L., Loh, K.H. & Chen, B. (2018). Temporal and spatial variation of fishes community and their nursery in a tropical seagrass meadow. Acta Oceanologica Sinica. [Q3, IF: 1.338]


Mohd Noor, N., Adam, A., Lim, P.T., Leaw, C.P., Lau, W.L.S., Liow, G.R., Mohammad-Bunnori, N., Hamdan, N., Md-Noor, A., Kemat, N., Muniandi, D. (2018). First report of paralytic shellfish poisoning (PSP) caused by Alexandrium tamiyavanichii in Kuantan Port, Pahang, East Coast of Malaysia. Phycological Research, 66:37-44 [Q3, IF: 1.338]


Peristiwady, T., Du, J.G., Hukom, F.D., Makatipu, P.C. & Loh, K.H. (2018). Plectranthias kamii Randll, 1980 (Perciformes: Serranidae) collected from Bitung, North Sulawesi: first record of the South Western Pacific Ocean. Acta Oceanologica Sinica. Accepted [Q3, IF: 0.730]


Tang, M.S.Y., Chenoli, S.N., Abu Samah, A. & Ooi, S.H. (2018). An assessment of historical Antarctic precipitation and temperature trend using CMIP5 models and reanalysis datasets. Polar Science, 15:1-12 [Q3, IF: 1.118]


Vengadesh, P., Rizan, N., Ng, F.L., Phang, S.M. & Kumar, G. (2018). Plasma treated Langmuir-Blodgett reduced graphene oxide thin film for applications in biophotovoltaics. Applied Physics A-Materials Science & Processing, 124:59 [Q3, IF: 1.455]


Xu, W., Guo, S., Gong, L., Alias, S.A., Pang, K.L. & Luo, Z.H. (2018). Phylogenetic survey and antimicrobial activity of cultivable fungi associated with five scleractinian coral species in the South China Sea. Botanica Marina. Accepted [Q3, IF: 1.239]


Yong, W.K., Lim, P.E., Vello, V., Sim, K.S., Abdul Majid, N., Mustafa, E.M., Nik Sulaiman, N.M., Liew, K.E., Chen, B.J.T. & Phang, S.M. (2018). Metabolic and physiological regulation of Chlorella sp. (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta) under nitrogen deprivation. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology, accepted [Q4, IF: 0.688]


Zheng, X.Q., Wang, C.Y., Suharsono, Ye, Y.Y., Loh, K.H. & Pan, K. (2018). A ocean acidification-simulated system and its application in coral physiological studies. Acta Oceanologica Sinica.[Q3, IF: 0.730]


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