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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Microbiology H-index 73 Citations 14,886 137 World Ranking 464 National Ranking 12

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Bacteria
  • Enzyme
  • Ecology

Tong Zhang mostly deals with Microbiology, Sewage treatment, Activated sludge, Antibiotic resistance and Biotechnology. His Microbiology study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Food science and Proteobacteria, Microbial population biology, 16S ribosomal RNA, Bacteria. His Sewage treatment study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Sewage, Cefalexin, Pyrosequencing, Wastewater and Chromatography.

His Activated sludge research includes elements of Ribosomal RNA, Ecology, Effluent and Bioreactor. Tong Zhang combines subjects such as Water treatment, Water chlorination, Drug resistance and Metagenomics with his study of Antibiotic resistance. His Metagenomics research includes themes of Tetracycline, Genetic Databases and Mobile genetic elements.

His most cited work include:

  • 454 Pyrosequencing reveals bacterial diversity of activated sludge from 14 sewage treatment plants (760 citations)
  • Antibiotic resistance genes in water environment. (581 citations)
  • Biodegradation and Adsorption of Antibiotics in the Activated Sludge Process (508 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Tong Zhang mainly investigates Microbiology, Metagenomics, Bacteria, Activated sludge and Antibiotic resistance. His work deals with themes such as Thermophile, Food science, 16S ribosomal RNA, Biofilm and Environmental chemistry, which intersect with Microbiology. His study in Metagenomics is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Resistome, Biotechnology and Microbial population biology.

His studies deal with areas such as Ecology and Chromatography as well as Activated sludge. In Antibiotic resistance, he works on issues like Horizontal gene transfer, which are connected to Plasmid. His research integrates issues of Wastewater, Effluent and Sewage in his study of Sewage treatment.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Microbiology (31.89%)
  • Metagenomics (29.10%)
  • Bacteria (23.53%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Metagenomics (29.10%)
  • Antibiotic resistance (16.10%)
  • Computational biology (8.67%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Tong Zhang focuses on Metagenomics, Antibiotic resistance, Computational biology, Gene and Resistome. His Metagenomics study incorporates themes from Ecology, Phylum, Microbial ecology and Microbial population biology. His Antibiotic resistance research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Microbiome, Wastewater reuse, Horizontal gene transfer and Resistance.

His Resistome study is related to the wider topic of Microbiology. His Wastewater research incorporates themes from Amplicon sequencing, Biotechnology, Effluent, Bacterial composition and Sewage treatment. His Bacteria research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Biochemistry, Metabolism and Activated sludge.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Global diversity and biogeography of bacterial communities in wastewater treatment plants. (122 citations)
  • Wastewater treatment plant resistomes are shaped by bacterial composition, genetic exchange, and upregulated expression in the effluent microbiomes. (77 citations)
  • Mobile antibiotic resistome in wastewater treatment plants revealed by Nanopore metagenomic sequencing (59 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Bacteria
  • Enzyme
  • Ecology

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Metagenomics, Resistome, Microbial population biology, Antibiotic resistance and Microbiology. His Metagenomics study necessitates a more in-depth grasp of Genetics. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Wastewater, Drug resistance and Illumina dye sequencing.

His research in Wastewater intersects with topics in Effluent, Bacteria, Bacterial genetics, Horizontal resistance and Waste disposal. His Antibiotic resistance research incorporates elements of Ecology and Resistance. A large part of his Microbiology studies is devoted to Antibiotics.

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Top Publications

454 Pyrosequencing reveals bacterial diversity of activated sludge from 14 sewage treatment plants

Tong Zhang;Ming-Fei Shao;Lin Ye.
The ISME Journal (2012)

945 Citations

Antibiotic resistance genes in water environment.

Xu-Xiang Zhang;Xu-Xiang Zhang;Tong Zhang;Herbert H. P. Fang.
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology (2009)

862 Citations

Biodegradation and Adsorption of Antibiotics in the Activated Sludge Process

Bing Li;Tong Zhang.
Environmental Science & Technology (2010)

673 Citations

Metagenomic and network analysis reveal wide distribution and co-occurrence of environmental antibiotic resistance genes.

Bing Li;Ying Yang;Liping Ma;Feng Ju.
The ISME Journal (2015)

543 Citations

Management Options for Reducing the Release of Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance Genes to the Environment

Amy Pruden;D.G. Joakim Larsson;Alejandro Amézquita;Peter Collignon.
Environmental Health Perspectives (2013)

527 Citations

Biohydrogen production from starch in wastewater under thermophilic condition

Tong Zhang;Hong Liu;Herbert H.P. Fang.
Journal of Environmental Management (2003)

418 Citations

Acidophilic biohydrogen production from rice slurry

Herbert H.P. Fang;Chenlin Li;Tong Zhang.
International Journal of Hydrogen Energy (2006)

362 Citations

Characterization of a hydrogen-producing granular sludge.

Herbert H. P. Fang;Hong Liu;Tong Zhang.
Biotechnology and Bioengineering (2002)

346 Citations

Phthalates biodegradation in the environment

Da-Wei Liang;Tong Zhang;Herbert H. P. Fang;Jianzhong He.
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology (2008)

345 Citations

Plasmid Metagenome Reveals High Levels of Antibiotic Resistance Genes and Mobile Genetic Elements in Activated Sludge

Tong Zhang;Xu-Xiang Zhang;Lin Ye.
PLOS ONE (2011)

343 Citations

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