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Supervision Expertise

2013Strategies for Recovery of Biosynthetic Styrene by Matthew McDaniel. Comments: B.S., Chemical Engineering Barrett Honors Thesis
2013Purification Protocol Optimization for Sulfur Removal from Cyano-Bacteria Derived Fatty Acids by Mason Oelschalger. Comments: M.S. (Applied Project) Present Affiliation: Heliae. Stage: Completed
2013Continuous In-Situ Removal of Butanol from Clostridium acetobutylicum Fermentations via Expanded-bed Adsorption by Michael Wiehn. Comments: M.S. (Thesis) Present Affiliation:Pepsi, Corp.
2012Statistical Design in Bioseparations by Katherine Cai. Comments: B.S. Chemical Engineering Barrett Honors Thesis
2012In Silico Modeling for Enhancing Metabolite Production in Escherichia coli by Nathan Wong. Comments: M.S. (Applied Project) Present Affiliation: Ph.D. Program in Biomedical Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis Co-advised with M. Caplan. Stage: Completed
2012In vitro Production of Styrene from Phenylalanine and Enzymatic Styrene Polymerization by Warinsinee Phusitkanchana. Stage: Completed
2012Study of Biocompatibility of Cobalt-Containing Mesoporous Carbon Powders in E. coli KO11 Cultures by Toby G. Johnson-Bates. Comments: M.S. (Applied Project). Stage: Completed
2012Characterization of polymer resins and magnetic particles for biofuel recovery via solid phase extraction. Comments: M.S. (Thesis) Present Affiliation: Seeking Employment
2012Renewable Production of 5-Carbon Polyamide Monomers Using Engineered E. coli by Jake Adkins. Comments: M.S. (Thesis) Present Affiliation: M.D. Candidate, Virginia Commonwealth University. Stage: Completed
2011Metabolic Engineering of Bacteria for the Production of (S)- and (R)-3- Hydroxybutyrate by Nathan Wong. Comments: B.S., Bioengineering Barrett Honors Thesis
2011Mass Transport Characterization of Styrene in a Two-Phase Bioreactor System by Luis Moya. Comments: M.S., Chemical Engineering. Stage: Completed
2011The Development of a Two Phase Organic Product Recovery Method by Matthew Robbins. Comments: M.S. (Applied Project). Stage: Completed
2011Characterization of Novel Adsorbents for the Recovery of Alcohol Biofuels from Aqueous Solutions via Solid-Phase Extraction by Thomas Levario. Comments: M.S. (Thesis) Present Affiliation: Ph.D. Candidate, Chemical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology. Stage: Completed

Education/Academic qualification

PHD, Chemical Engineering, Queen's University at Kingston

… → 2006

BS, Chemical Engineering, University of Colorado-Boulder

… → 2001

External positions

Society of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology (SIMB) Annual Meeting

Jan 1 2014 → …

Society of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology (SIMB) Annual Meeting

2014 → …

A*MIDEX University Foundation

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A*MIDEX University Foundation

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ASU iGEM Team

Jan 1 2013 → …

American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Annual Meeting

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International Conference on Biomolecular Engineering (ICBE)

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SSEBE, ASU

Jan 1 2013 → …

Society of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology (SIMB) Annual Meeting

Jan 1 2013 → …

ASU iGEM Team

2013 → …

American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Annual Meeting

2013 → …

International Conference on Biomolecular Engineering (ICBE)

2013 → …

SSEBE, ASU

2013 → …

Society of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology (SIMB) Annual Meeting

2013 → …

Department of Defense

Jul 1 2012 → …

Department of Defense

Jul 2012 → …

American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Annual Meeting

Jan 1 2012 → …

SEMTE, ASU

Jan 1 2012Jan 1 2013

American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Annual Meeting

2012 → …

SEMTE, ASU

20122013

ASU

Jan 1 2011Jan 1 2013

ASU Student Chapter of AIChE

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American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Annual Meeting

Jan 1 2011 → …

Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, ASU

Jan 1 2011Jan 1 2013

ASU

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ASU Student Chapter of AIChE

2011 → …

American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Annual Meeting

2011 → …

Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, ASU

20112013

ASU

Jan 1 2010Jan 1 2011

American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Annual Meeting

Jan 1 2010 → …

Metabolic Engineering VIII

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ASU

20102011

American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Annual Meeting

2010 → …

Metabolic Engineering VIII

2010 → …

ASU

Jan 1 2009Jan 1 2011

Arizona State University

Jan 1 2009 → …

Barrett Honors College Thesis, ASU

Jan 1 2009 → …

Fulton Undergraduate Research Initiative, ASU

Jan 1 2009 → …

Student Chapter of Engineers Without Borders, ASU

Jan 1 2009Jan 1 2013

ASU

20092011

Arizona State University

2009 → …

Barrett Honors College Thesis, ASU

2009 → …

Fulton Undergraduate Research Initiative, ASU

2009 → …

Student Chapter of Engineers Without Borders, ASU

20092013

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Jan 1 2006Jan 1 2009

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

20062009

Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology

Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology

Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering

Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering

Biochemical Engineering Journal

Biochemical Engineering Journal

Biodegradation

Biodegradation

Biomass and Bioenergy

Biomass and Bioenergy

Biotechnology & Bioengineering

Biotechnology & Bioengineering

Biotechnology Journal

Biotechnology Journal

Biotechnology Letters

Biotechnology Letters

Biotechnology Progress

Biotechnology Progress

Biotechnology for Biofuels

Biotechnology for Biofuels

Chemical Engineering Journal

Chemical Engineering Journal

Chemical and Biochemical Engineering Quarterly

Chemical and Biochemical Engineering Quarterly

Energies

Energies

Environmental Science & Technology

Environmental Science & Technology

Global Institute of Sustainability (GIOS)

Global Institute of Sustainability (GIOS)

Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research

Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research

Journal of Biological Chemistry

Journal of Biological Chemistry

Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology

Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology

Journal of Biotechnology

Journal of Biotechnology

Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology

Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology

Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology

Journal of Membrane Science

Journal of Membrane Science

Microbial Biotechnology

Microbial Biotechnology

Microporous and Mesoporous Materials

Microporous and Mesoporous Materials

Nature Chemical Biology

Nature Chemical Biology

PLoS ONE

PLoS ONE

Process Biochemistry

Process Biochemistry

Separation Science and Technology

Separation Science and Technology

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Research Output 2001 2019

Bioprospecting of Native Efflux Pumps To Enhance Furfural Tolerance in Ethanologenic Escherichia coli

Kurgan, G., Panyon, L. A., Rodriguez-Sanchez, Y., Pacheco, E., Nieves, L. M., Mann, R., Nielsen, D. & Wang, X., Mar 15 2019, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 85, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Furaldehyde
furfural
multiple drug resistance
Multiple Drug Resistance
transporters

Emerging tools, enabling technologies, and future opportunities for the bioproduction of aromatic chemicals

Machas, M., Kurgan, G., Jha, A. K., Flores, A., Schneider, A., Coyle, S., Varman, A., Wang, X. & Nielsen, D., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology. 94, 1, p. 38-52 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Cell Engineering
Technology
engineering
Lignin
Petroleum

Engineering a Synthetic, Catabolically Orthogonal Coculture System for Enhanced Conversion of Lignocellulose-Derived Sugars to Ethanol

Flores, A. D., Ayla, E. Z., Nielsen, D. & Wang, X., May 17 2019, In : ACS Synthetic Biology. 8, 5, p. 1089-1099 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coculture Techniques
Sugars
Fermentation
Xylose
Ethanol

Recent trends in integrated bioprocesses: aiding and expanding microbial biofuel/biochemical production

Flores, A., Wang, X. & Nielsen, D., Jun 1 2019, In : Current Opinion in Biotechnology. 57, p. 82-87 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Biofuels
Biosynthesis
Toxicity
Innovation
Catalysts
3 Citations (Scopus)

Catalytic conversion of cyanobacteria-derived fatty acids to alkanes for biorenewable synthetic paraffinic kerosene

Schulz, T. C., Oelschlager, M., Thompson, S. T., Vermaas, W., Nielsen, D. & Lamb, H. H., Jan 1 2018, In : Sustainable Energy and Fuels. 2, 4, p. 882-893 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Kerosene
Fatty acids
Paraffins
Purification
Acids

Activities 2002 2013

  • 4 Types of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organization
  • 2 Editorial activity

International Metabolic Engineering Society (IMES)

David Nielsen (Member)
2013

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organization

Society of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology (SIMB)

David Nielsen (Member)
2013

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organization

Frontiers in Microbiotechnology, Ecotoxicology, and Bioremediation (Journal)

David Nielsen (Editor)
2013

Activity: Editorial work typesEditorial activity

Society of Biochemical Engineering (SBE)

David Nielsen (Member)
2011

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organization

Frontiers in Microbiotechnology, Ecotoxicology, and Bioremediation (Journal)

David Nielsen (Guest editor)
20102013

Activity: Editorial work typesEditorial activity

Prizes

Donald F. Othmer Top Sophomore Award, Chemical Engineering

David Nielsen (Recipient), 1999

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Governor General’s Gold Medal

David Nielsen (Recipient), 2007

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

gold
student

J.H. Stewart Reid Memorial Fellowship Trust

David Nielsen (Recipient), 2005

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

memorial
Canada
student

Kazuka Boe Outstanding Junior Award, Chemical Engineering

David Nielsen (Recipient), 2000

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Max S. Peters Outstanding Senior Award, Chemical Engineering

David Nielsen (Recipient), 2001

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Projects 2010 2021