▲ =  Times cited ISI,

Orginal articles can be downloaded from Journal webpage and Researchgate profile:

  1. Biqing Liang*, Ting-Di Wu, Hao-Jhe Sun, Hojatollah Vali, Jean-Luc Guerquin-Kern, Chung-Ho Wang,   Tanja Bosak*, (2014 ), Cyanophycin Mediates the Accumulation and Storage of Fixed Carbon in Non-Heterocystous Filamentous Cyanobacteria from Coniform Mats. PLoS ONE 9(2): e88142

  2. Karen Heymann a, Johannes Lehmann a*, Dawit Solomon aBiqing Liang a, Eduardo Neves b,(2014) SueWirickc ,Can functional group composition of alkaline isolates from black carbon-rich soils be identified on a sub-100 nm scale, Geoderma 235–236 (2014) 163–169

  3. Ohsawa S, Lee H-F, Liang B, Komori S, Chen C-H, Kagiyama T (2013) Geochemical Characteristics and Origins of Acid Hot Spring Waters in Tatun Volcanic Group, Taiwan. Journal of Hot Spring Science 62:282-293.

  4. Liang B*, Wang CH, Solomon D, Kinyangi J, Luizăo FJ, Wirick S, Skjemstad JO, Lehmann J* (2013) Oxidation is key for black carbon surface functionality and nutrient retention in Amazon Anthrosols. British Journal of Environment and Climate Change 3:9-23.

  5. Sim MS, Liang B, Petroff A, Evans A, Klepac-ceraj V, Walter M, Flannery D, Bosak T* (2012) Fossil clumps in small conical stromatolites as evidence for oxygenic photosynthesis. Geosciences 2: 235–259.  

  6. Bosak T,*, Liang B, Wu TD, Templer SP, Evans A, Vali H, Guerquin-Kern JL, Klepac-Ceraj V, Sim MS, Mui J (2012) Cyanobacterial diversity and activity in modern conical microbialites. Geobiology 10:384–401. (Co-first author) [IF 3.042, GEOSCIENCES MULTIDISCIPLINARY,RANKING 25/170=15%, ▲ 3]

  7. Petroff AP*, Wu TD, Liang B, Mui J, Guerquin-Kern JL, Vali H, Rothman DH, Bosak T (2011) Reaction-diffusion model of nutrient uptake in a biofilm: theory and experiment. Journal of Theoretical Biology 289:90–95. [IF 2.351, BIOLOGY, RANKING 22/83=27%, ▲ 2]

  8. Solomon D*, Lehmann J, Zarruk de KK, Dathe J, Kinyangi J, Liang B, Machado S (2011) Speciation, Long- and Short-term Molecular-level Dynamics of Organic Sulfur Studied by XANES Spectroscopy. Journal of Environmental Quality 40: 704–718. [IF 2.353, ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES,RANKING 69/209=33%, ▲ 3]

  9. Grossman JM, O’Neill BE, Tsai SM, Liang BQ, Neves E, Lehmann J, Thies JE * (2010) Amazonian Anthrosols Support Similar Microbial Communities that Differ Distinctly from Those Extant in Adjacent, Unmodified Soils of the Same Mineralogy. Microbial Ecology 60: 192–205. [IF 3.277, ECOLOGY,RANKING 33/136=24%, ▲ 23]

  10. Bosak T*, Bush JWM, Flynn MR, Liang B, Ono S, Petroff AP, Sim MS (2010) Formation and stability of oxygen-rich bubbles that shape photosynthetic mats. Geobiology 8: 45–55. [IF 3.042, GEOSCIENCES MULTIDISCIPLINARY, 25/170=15%, ▲ 7]

  11. Liang B, Lehmann J*, Sohi S, Thies JE, O’Neill B, Trujillo L, Gaunt JD, Solomon D, Grossman J, Neves EG, Luizão FJ (2010) Black carbon affects the cycling of non-black carbon in soil. Organic Geochemistry 41: 206–213. [IF 2.518, GEOCHEMISTRY & GEOPHYSICS, RANKING 21/76=28%,▲ 57]

  12. Bosak T,*, Liang B, Sim MS, Petroff AP, Rothman DH (2009) Morphological Record of Oxygenic Photosynthesis in Conical Stromatolites. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 106 (27): 10939–10943 (+Co-first Author). [IF 9.737, MULTIDISCIPLINARY,RANKING 4/56= 7%,▲ 13]

  13. Sato S, Neves EG, Solomon D, Liang B, Lehmann J* (2009) Biogenic calcium phosphate dynamics in soils over millennial time scales. Journal of Soils and Sediments 9: 194–205. [IF 1.965, SOIL SCIENCE, RANKING 11/34=32%, ▲ 8]

  14. Solomon D*, Lehmann J, Kinyangi J, Liang B, Hanley K, Heymann K, Wirick S, Jacobsen C (2009) Carbon (1s) NEXAFS spectroscopy of biogeochemically relevant reference organic compounds. Soil Science Society of America Journal 73: 1817–1830. [IF 1.821, SOIL SCIENCE, RANKING 15/34=44%, ▲ 28]

  15. Liang B, Lehmann J*, Solomon D, Sohi S, Thies JE, Skjemstad JO, Luizão F, Engelhard MH, Neves EG, Wirick S (2008) Stability of biomass-derived black carbon in soils. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 72: 6069–6078. [IF 3.884, GEOCHEMISTRY & GEOPHYSICS, RANKING 6/76=8%,▲ 34]

  16. Solomon D*, Lehmann J, Thies J, Schäfer T, Liang B, Kinyangi J, Neves EG, Petersen J, Luizão FJ, Skjemstad JO (2007) Molecular signature and sources of biochemical recalcitrance of organic C in Amazonian Dark Earth. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 71: 2285–2298. [IF 3.884, GEOCHEMISTRY & GEOPHYSICS, RANKING 6/76=8%,▲ 25]

  17. Liang B, Lehmann J*, Solomon D, Kinyangi J, Grossman J, O’Neill B, Skjemstad JO, Thies J, Luizão FJ, Petersen J, Neves EG (2006) Black Carbon Increases Cation Exchange Capacity in Soils. Soil Science Society of America Journal 70:1719–1730. [IF 1.821, SOIL SCIENCE, RANKING 15/34=44%, ▲ 257]

  18. Kinyangi J, Solomon D, Liang B, Wirick S, Lehmann J* (2006) Nanoscale biogeocomplexity of the organomineral assemblage in soil: application of STXM microscopy and C 1s-NEXAFS spectroscopy. Soil Science Society of America Journal 70:1708–1718. [IF 1.821, SOIL SCIENCE, RANKING 15/34=44%, ▲ 31]

  19. Lehmann J*, Liang B, Solomon D, Lerotic M, Kinyangi J, Schäfer T, Wirick S, Jacobsen C (2005) Near-edge X-ray Absorption Fine Structure (NEXAFS) Spectroscopy for Mapping Nano-scale Distribution of Organic Carbon Forms in Soil: Application to Black Carbon Particles. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 19: GB1013. [IF 4.682, GEOSCIENCES MULTIDISCIPLINARY,RANKING 6/170=4% ▲ 48,  ]

  20. Solomon D*, Lehmann J, Kinyangi J, Liang B, Shafer T (2005) Carbon K-edge NEXAFS and FTIR-ATR Spectroscopy Investigation of Organic Carbon Speciation in Tropical Soils. Soil Science Society of America Journal 69: 107–119. [IF 1.821, SOIL SCIENCE, RANKING 15/34=44%, ▲ 53]

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