Staff's info

Assoc. Prof. NGUYEN LAN HUONG

Deputy Head of Department

208-C4

Phone: +84-24 38682453

Fax: +84-24 3868 2470

Email: huong.nguyenlan@hust.edu.vn

Qualifications
  • 2007: PhD, Bioenvironmental Science, Tottori University, Japan
  • 1999: Master, Biotechnology, Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST), Vietnam
  • 1994: Engineer, Fermentation Technology, HUST, Vietnam
Professional experience
  • 2019- present: Head, Department of Biotechnology, SBFT, HUST, Hanoi, Vietnam.
  • 2008-2019: Deputy head, Department of Biotechnology, SBFT, HUST, Hanoi, Vietnam.
  • 2007-1999: Lecturer, Department of Biotechnology, SBFT, HUST, Hanoi, Vietnam.
  • 1998-1996: Researcher, Biotechnology Center, HUST, Hanoi, Vietnam.
  • 1995-1994: Technician, Thang Long Wine Company, Hanoi, Vietnam.
Teaching responsibilities
  • BF4151: Biological techniques for Waste treatment
  • BF4161: Practical work in Biological techniques for Waste treatment
  • BF5112: Bio-treatment of Solid Waste
  • BF5133: Waste Water Bio-Treatment
Research interests
  • Application of Microbial Abilities for the Solution of Environmental Problem (polluted soil, persistent compounds)
  • Biological Wastewater Treatment
  • Enzyme Technology for Functional Food
Projects
Principle Investigator
  • 2012-2013: Improvement of technology process of nattokinase product as material for drug product and functional food, Ministry of Education and Training.
  • 2016-2017: Study on cultivation of anaerobic sludge granulation in UASB, Ministry of Education and Training.
  • 2017-2019: Characterization of natural rubber-degrading bacteria consortium, Nafosted, Ministry of Science and Technology.
Participant
  • 2012-2016: Establishment of Carbon-Cycle-System with Natural Rubber (ESCANBER). Bilateral Project between Vietnam and Japan (JICA).
  • 2012-2014: Collaborative research on bioconversion of natural rubber wastes for the 2nd generation biofuel and mitigation of pollution, twining project, Ministry of Science Technology.
  • 2017-2020: Research on production technology of recombinant nattokinase and its application to the production of drugs on an industrial scale, Ministry of Science and Technology.
Publications
  • Le Van Nhuong, Nguyen Van Cach, Quan Le Ha, Tran Lien Ha, Nguyen Thanh Hang, Hoang Đinh Hoa, Nguyen Lan Huong, Ngo Thi Mai, Dinh Kim Nhung, Khuat Huu Thanh, Nguyen Quang Thao, Pham Thi Thuy, Pham Van Toan. 2009. Basic Biotechnology. Volume 4: Microbial Technology. Vietnamese Education Publishing House.
Articles (recent 5 years)
  1. Tran Hai Anh, Nguyen Minh Tan, Nguyen Lan Huong. Cultivation of Spirulina platensis in tubular photobioreactor. Journal of nutrient and food, 2018, 1, 52-58.
  2. Dao Viet Linh, Nguyen Lan Huong, Michiro Tabata, Shunsuke Imai, So Iijima, Daisuke Kasai, To Kim Anh, Masao Fukuda. Characterization and functional expression of a rubber degradation gene of a Nocardia degrader from a rubber-processing factory. Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering. 2017, 123, 4, 412-418.
  3. Dao Viet Linh, Nguyen Lan Huong, Michiro Tabata, Shunsuke Imai, So Iijima, Daisuke Kasai, To Kim Anh, Masao Fukuda. Characterization and functional expression of a rubber degradation gene of a Nocardia degrader from a rubber-processing factory. Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering. 2017, 123, 4, 412-418.
  4. Phuong Thao Tran, Takahiro Wataric, Yuga Hirakata, Thi Thanh Nguyen, Masashi Hatamoto, Daisuke Tanikawa, Kazuaki Syutsubo, Minh Tan Nguyen, Masao Fukuda, Lan Huong Nguyen, Takashi Yamaguchi. Anaerobic Baffled Reactor in Treatment of Natural Rubber Processing Wastewater: Reactor Performance and Analysis of Microbial Community. Journal of Water and Environment Technology, 2017, 15(6), 241–251.
  5. Tho Dinh Son Van, Nghia Phan Trung, Vu Nguyen Anh, Huong Nguyen Lan & Anh To Kim. Optimization of esterification of fatty acid rubber seed oil for methyl ester synthesis in a plug flow reactor. International Journal of Green Energy. 2016, 13(7), 720–729.
  6. Nguyen Thi Thanh, Takahiro Watari, Tran Phuong Thao, Masashi Hatamoto, Daisuke Tanikawa, Kazuaki Syutsubo, Masao Fukuda, Nguyen Minh Tan, To Kim Anh, Takashi Yamaguchi and Nguyen Lan Huong. Impact of aluminum chloride on process performance and microbial community structure of granular sludge in UASB reactor for natural rubber processing wastewater treatment. Water Science and Technology, 2016, 74(2), 500-507.
  7. Takahiro Watari, Nguyen Thi Thanh, Natsumi Tsuruoka, Daisuke Tanikawa, Kyohei Kuroda, Nguyen Lan Huong, Nguyen Minh Tan, Huynh Trung Hai, Masashi Hatamoto, Kazuaki Syutsubo, Masao Fukuda and Takashi Yamaguchi. Development of a BR-UASB-DHS system for natural rubber processing wastewater treatment. Environmental Technology, 2016, 37 (4), 459-465.
  8. To Tien Tai, Tran Phuong Thao, Dang Minh Hang, Nguyen Lan Huong. Study on polyvinyl alcohol gel beads as biocarrier applied in anaerobic sludge immobilization in the UASB reactor. Journal of science and technology. 2016, 54(4A), 197-204.
  9. Tran Hai Anh, Nguyen Ha Trung, Nguyen Minh Tan, Nguyen Lan Huong. Some factors affect on growth of Spirulina plantensis at laboratory scale. Journal of nutrient and food, 2016, 12(3), 47-51.
  10. Nguyen Thi Thanh, Nguyen Minh Tan, To Kim Anh, Nguyen Lan Huong . Performance of an upflow anaerobic sludge blanket (UASB) reactor treating natural rubber processing wasterwater under low pH condition. Journal of Science and Technology, 2015, 105: 24-28.
  11. Do Cong Thinh, Dao Viet Linh, Nguyen Thi Van Anh, Nguyen Quynh Anh, Nguyen Viet Thuy, To Kim Anh, Nguyen Lan Huong. Initial evaluation of biodegradation of nature rubber using microbial consortium enriched from waste of a rubber processing. Journal of Biology, 2015, 13 (2A): 741-746.
  12. Nguyen Thi Thanh, Nguyen Thi Trang, Khuat Huu Thanh, To Kim Anh, Nguyen Lan Huong. Identification of novel denitrifying bacterium Parcoccus denitrificans E1 from natural rubber processing wastewater. Journal of Biotechnology, 2015, 13(3): 983-988.
  13. Trang B. T., Linh D. V., Huong N. L., Anh T.K., Nghia P.T., Fukuda M. Screening of natural rubber-degrading microorganisms from rubber processing factory waste in Vietnam. Internat. J. Waste Resources, 2013, 3:9-12.
  14. Nguyen Lan Huong, Pham Tuan Anh, La Thi Quynh Nhu, Duong Van Ha, To Kim Anh. Improvement of nattokinase production by Bacillus subtilis D using fed-batch fermentation. Journal of Science and Technology, Technical University. 2013, 92: 147-151.

Conferences (recent 5 years)
  1. Le Tuan, Phạm Tien Dung, Nguyen Lan Huong, Le Quang Hoa. Recombinant nattokinase production by Bacillus subtilis WB800N with expression vectors pHT43 and pHT254. National biotechnology conference 2018, Hanoi, 436-441.
  2. Tran Phuong Thao, Dang Minh Hang, Vu Thi Hoa, Nguyen Thi Thanh, Takahiro Watari, Masashi Hatamoto, Takashi Yamaguchi, Nguyen Lan Huong. Anaerobic granular sludge formation in a UASB reactor using polyvinyl alcohol gel beads as bio-carrier. Book of extended abstract of The 10th conference on environmental engineering 2017 (RC EnvE 2017), Hanoi, 10/2017, 212 – 215.
  3. Nguyen Thi Thanh, Takahiro Watari, Tran Phuong Thao, Nguyen Minh Tan, Phan Trung Nghia, Daisuke Tanikawa, Masashi Hatamoto, Kazuaki Syutsubo, To Kim Anh, Masao Fukuda, Takashi Yamaguchi, Nguyen Lan Huong. Evaluation of process performance of UASB reactor for natural rubber processing wastewater treatment. International Conference on Sustainability Initiatives (ICSI) 2015 in conjunction with 8th ASEAN Environmental Engineering Conference (AEEC), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 24-25.
  4. Truong Quoc Phong, Trinh Thi Hong Nhung, Nguyen Lan Huong. Molecular cloning and expression of Nattokinase in Bacillus megaterium. The 9th South East Asia Technical University Consortium (SEATUC) Symposium, Thailand, 2015.
  5. Nguyen Lan Huong, Dao Viet Linh, Bui Thi Trang, To Kim Anh, and Masao Fukuda. Biodegradation of natural rubber by microbial consortium enriched from waste of a rubber-processing factory in Cam Thuy. The 3rd International GIGAKU conference in Nagaoka 6/2014.
  6. Watari T., N. T. Thanh, N. Tsuruoka, D. Tanikawa, K. Kuroda, N. L. Huong, N. M. Tan, H. T. Hai, M. Hatamoto, K. Syutsubo, M. Fukuda, T. Yamaguchi. Evaluation of process performance of BR-UASB-DHS system treating natural rubber processing wastewater in Vietnam. The 3rd International GIGAKU conference in Nagaoka 6/2014.