Professor Hans-Uwe Dahms ["Dr. Hans"]

Tel:886-7-3121101 ext 2695

D. Sc. University Oldenburg (1988-1997)
Ph. D. University Oldenburg (1985-1988)
M. Sc. University Oldenburg (1983-1985)
Position held
(2009/9-2014/2) Professor, Sangmyung University, Seoul, Korea  
(2008/10-2009/8) Research Professor, HY University , Seoul, Korea 
(2006/5-2008/9) Visiting Scholar, NTOU, Keelung, Taiwan 
(2002/11-2006/4) Visiting Scholar, HKUST, Hong Kong 
(1997-2001) Hochschuloberassistent, FB Biologie, University 
(1993-1997) Hochschulassistent, FB Biologie, University
(1991-1993) Postdoctor Fellow Award (NSERC), University of Waterloo-Ontaro, Canada
(1988-1991) Research Scientist funded by the DFG (Germany National Science Foundation

Courses offered:Lectures, Seminars, English Presentations in Science.

Specialty:Environmental and Public Health, Antibiotic Resistance、Toxicology、Biomarker, System monitoring, Ecotoxicology, Infectious diseases, Food safety、Integrative Approach.



  1. Aghalari Z*, Dahms, H-U* & Sillanpää, M. Food hygiene research: a bibliometric comparison in Iranian and international "Environmental Health" journals. J. Health Popul. Nutr. 42, 1 (publ. 6th Jan 2023).
  2. lekseev V, Dahms H-U, Hwang J-S, Sukhikh N. Invasive and new for the fauna aquatic invertebrates of Taiwan with special attention to the dormancy (publ. 4 Sept. 2023, MS-ID: water-2533206. Invasive and Rare Aquatic Invertebrates of Taiwan with a Focus on Their Dormancy. Water 2023, 15, 3155.
  3. Cai L, Han J, Aghalari Z, Dahms H-U. Using medical university websites for health education about COVID-19; an effective solution for public education during a pandemic. J. Health Popul. Nutr. 2023, 28;42(1):76.  (publ. 28th July 2023). PMID: 37507804; PMCID: PMC10386773.  IF 2.966.
  4. Dahms H-U, Thirunavukkarasu S, Hwang J-S*. Can Marine Hydrothermal Vents Be Used as Natural Laboratories to Study Global Change Effects on Zooplankton in a Future Ocean? J. Mar. Sci. Eng. 2023, 11, 163 (publ. 9th Jan 2023).
  5. Dahms H-U (ed.) Wenxin Xie, Yong Li, Yang Yang, Peng Wang, Zhishan Wang, Zhaoxuan Li, Qiang Mei, Yaqi Sun (2023). Maritime Greenhouse Gas Emission Estimation and Forecasting Through AIS Data Analytics: A Case Study of Tianjin Port in the Context of Sustainable Development . Front. Mar. Sci. 10:1308981. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2023.1308981
  6. Dahms H-U (ed.)Wu Meilin, Lin Yu-Pin, Ruiz-Fernández Ana Carolina, Sahu Biraja Kumar. Editorial: Coastal environmental and ecological data analysis. Front. Mar. Sci. 9 (publ. 2023). 
  7. Dahms H-U (ed.) Ouyang Xiaoguang, Panti Cristina, Canicci Stefano, Li Ruili, Tam Nora Fung-Yee. Editorial: Impact of marine debris on marine ecosystems and organisms. Front. Mar. Sci. 10 (publ. 27Mar2023).
  8. Dahms H-U (ed.) Jha, Dilip Kumar, Wu, Meilin, Thiruchitrambalam, Ganesh, Marimuthu, Prashanthi Devi. Editorial: Coastal and marine environmental quality assessments. Front. Mar. Sci. 10 (publ. 7Feb2023)
  9. Dahms H-U (ed.) George Triantafyllou*, George Triantaphyllidis, Annika Pollani, Jun She, Joydeep Dutta, Michael Arthur St. John, Marco Faimali, Roy Brouwer, Pavel E. Stoev (publ. June 2023). Editorial: Cleaning Litter by Developing and Applying Innovative Methods in European Seas. Front. Mar. Sci.
  10. Dahms H-U (ed. and rev.) Bakiu R, Roncarati A and Kamberi E. Editorial: Inorganic and organic pollutants in marine and coastal environments. Front. Mar. Sci. 10 (publ. 13th July 2023) 1245833.
  11. Dahms H.-U. (ed. and rev.) Kyu-Jung Chae1,2*, Euntae Yang3 and Jae Seong Lee4New insights to coastal zone environmental pollution, ecosystem disturbance and remediation. Front. Mar. Sci. (publ. 12th Dec. 2023).
  12. Dhanker R, Abhishek Saxena, Archana Tiwari, Pankaj Kumar Singh, Anil Kumar Patel, Dahms H-U, Jiang-Shiou Hwang, Georgia Maria González-Meza, Elda M. Melchor-Martínez, Hafiz M.N. Iqbal, Roberto Parra-Saldívar (online 3 November 2023). Towards sustainable diatom biorefinery: Recent trends in cultivation and applications. Bioresource Technology 391, Part A, 2024.
  13. Dinakaran V-T, Santhaseelan H, Muthukumar Krishnan b, Devendiran V., Dahms H-U, Duraikannu SL, Arthur James Rathinam. Gracilaria salicornia as potential substratum for green synthesis of Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles coupled hydrogel: An effective antimicrobial thin film (Online 16 September 2023). Microbial Pathogenesis 184, print November 2023, 106360xx  IF 3.8
  14. Dhanya Raj CT, Dahms HU, Arthur James R. Structural Characterization, Antioxidant and Anti-uropathogenic Potential of Biogenic Silver Nanoparticles using Brown Seaweed Turbinaria ornata (publ. 1 Sept. 2023) FRONTIERS in Microbiology  
  15. Hsieh C-Y, Wu Y-C, Mudigonda S, Dahms H-U, Wu M-C. Assessing the effects of ozonation on the concentrations of personal care products and acute toxicity in sludges of wastewater treatment plants. Toxics (published on 13 Jan 2023), 11,   IF: 4.2
  16. Rathinam AJ*, Santhaseelan H, Dahms H-U**Vengateshwaran Thasu Dinakaran, Santhosh Gokul Murugaiah (accepted 9Oct23). Bioprospecting of Unexplored Halophilic Actinobacteria against human infectious pathogens. 3 Biotech 2023 13:398 [SPRINGER, IF 2.8].
  17. Liu CH, Chuang YL, Gurunathan R, Hsieh CY, Dahms HU. Riverine antibacterial resistance gradient determined by environmental factors. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2023 Apr; 30(18):53685-53701. doi: 10.1007/s11356-023-25529-0. Epub 2023 Mar 3. PMID: 36864342.  IF 5.8
  18. Liu C‑H, Dahms H-U*, Hsieh C-Y**, Lin Z-Y1,3, Lin T-Y1,3, Huang X-Q. Bacterial heavy metal resistance related to environmental parameters (CHEM125670, accepted 24October2023). Chemosphere [IF 8.9]
  19. Murugan K, Murugan R, Rajaganesh R, Hwang J-S, Alkenani NAH, Dahms H-U ... Smoke toxicity effect of bio-fabricated mosquito coil for the sustainable management of mosquito vectors (publ. June 2023). https://doi,org/10.1016/j.napere.2023.100048 LicenseCC BY-NC-ND 4.0
  20. Muthukumar Krishnan, Harinee Subramanian, Sathish Kumar Ramachandran, Arulmozhi Muthukumarasamy, Dineshram Ramadoss, Ashok Mahalingam, Arthur James Rathinam, Dahms H-U*, Jiang-Shiou Hwang*. Synthesis of Bimetallic BiPO4/ZnO Nanocomposite: Enhanced Photocatalytic Dye Degradation and Antibacterial Applications. Int J Mol Sci. 2023 Feb; 24(3): 1947. Published online 18th Jan 2023. doi: 10.3390/ijms24031947. PMCID: PMC9916082. PMID: 36768271     IF: 5.6
  21. Sakthivela R, Thirumoorthy Kulandaivel, Kirankumar Venkatesan Savuntharic, K. Mohanrajd, Dahms H-U, Aswin Kumar Anbalaganf, Manjunath Rangasamyg, Kien-Voon Kongg [available ONLINE 1st Nov. 2023]  Rapid oil-water separation using modified nonwoven viscose fabrics. Materials Chemistry and Physics 3125 [15 January 2024] 128645
  22. Singh S, Emmanuvel A, Wu Y-R, Sharma CP, Arnusch CJ, Dahms H-U*, Huang YL.* Lysozyme Carbo-Gel Integrated Re-Packable Miniaturized Microextraction Device: A platform for Rapid Enrichment and Sensitive Detection of Multi-Metal Ions. ACS ES&T Engineering. [available ONLINE 26th Sept. 2023]   IF: 7.1 September 8, 2023     This journal is new and it has got its IF this year, last year no IF.
  23. Sakthivela R, Thirumoorthy K*, Kirankumar V.S.c, Mohanraj K., Dahms H-U, Anbalagan K, Rangasamy M, Kien-Voon Kongg (accepted 31October 2023). Rapid Oil-Water Separation Using Modified Nonwoven Viscose Fabrics. Materials Chemistry and Physics [IF 4.6].
  24. Thasu Dinakaran V, Santhaseelan H, Krishnan M, Devendiran V, Dahms H-U, Duraikannu SL, Rathinam AJ, Gracilaria salicornia as potential substratum for green synthesis of Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles coupled hydrogel: An effective antimicrobial thin film, Microbial Pathogenesis (2023). doi:


Aghalari Z, Dahms H-U, Sillanpää M. Evaluation of nutrients in bread: a systematic

Review. Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition (2022) 41: 50 IF: 2.966; Ranking: 77/273 [Q1] Food Science

Amjad K, Dahms H-U, Ho C-H et al., Probiotic additions affect the biofloc nursery culture of white shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei), aquaculture (published 4th June 2022). Aquaculture 560, 738475. IF: 5.135; Ranking: 19/224 [Q1] Aquatic Science

Arputharaj, E., Singh, S., Pasupuleti, R.R., Dahms H-U*, Huang Y-L. Visible fluorescent sensing of Cu2+ ions in urine by reusable chitosan/histidine–stabilized silicon nanoparticles integrated thin layer chromatography sheet. Analytica Chimica Acta 1231 (23rd October 2022) 340418. 340418  IF:6.911; Ranking: 10/87 [Q1] CHEMISTRY, ANALYTICAL.

Arulanandam, C.D., Jiang-Shiou Hwang*, Arthur James Rathinam*, Dahms H-U* (ONLINE Nov16th 2022). Evaluating different web applications to assess the toxicity of plasticizers. Scientific Reports. 2022 Nov 16;12(1):19684. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-18327-0. PMID: 36385271; PMCID: PMC9668977. IF:4.997; Ranking: 19/74 [Q2] MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES.

Dinesh, D. Murugan K., Subramaniam J., Paulpandia, M., Chandramohan B., Pavithra, K., Anitha, J., Vasanthakumaran, M., Fraceto, L.F., Wang, L., Hwang, J.S., Dahms, H.-U. (2022). Book Chapter 11 - Salvia leucantha essential oil encapsulated in chitosan nanoparticles with toxicity and feeding physiology of cotton bollworm Helicoverpa armigera. In Advances in Bio-inoculant Science, Biopesticides, Woodhead Publishing, 2022, Pages 159-181.

Dlamini, S.B.; Wu, M.-T.; Dahms, H-U*. Factors Associated with An-tiretroviral Therapy Toxicity Out-Comes in Patients with and without Hypertension. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2022, 19, 11051. (IF: 4.614, ISSN 1660-4601); Ranking: 68/203 [Q1] (Public, Environmental & Occupational Health)

Harinee S, Muthukumar K, Arthur James R, Arulmozhi M, Dahms H-U, Ashok M (2022) Bio-approach ZnO/Ag nano-flowers: Enhanced photocatalytic and photoexcited anti-microbial activities towards pathogenic bacteria. Materials Today Sustainability, 2022, 100133, ISSN 2589-2347, 22.100133.  IF:7.244; Ranking: 84/345 [Q1] MATERIALS SCIENCE, MULTIDISCIPLINARY.

Hwang JS, Dahms H-U (guest editors). International Journal of Molecular Sciences (IJMS) Special Issue: Advances in Antimicrobial Nanoparticles [IF 6.208].  IF:6.208; Ranking: 69/297 [Q1] BIOCHEMISTRY & MOLECULAR BIOLOGY.

Hwang JS, Dahms H-U (guest editors). Underwater Sea Technology (in Chinese). Special issue: "Challenges of hydrothermal vent research".

Hwang JS, Dahms H-U (Guest editors). Special issue for FRONTIERS in Marine Science – Marine Pollution. Special issue: "Shallow water hydrothermal vent research".  IF:5.247; Ranking: 6/133 [Q1] MARINE & FRESHWATER BIOLOGY.

Huang Y-L, Dahms H-U [Guest Editors] Special Issue "Trace Element Techniques and Their Applications". Molecules [ element_techniques]

Kumar, R., Kumari, S., Malika, A, Sharma AP, Dahms H-U. Protistan epibionts affect prey selectivity patterns and vulnerability to predation in a cyclopoid copepod. Sci Rep 12, 22631 (31st December 2022).

Mathew MM, Khatana K, Vats V, Dhanker R*, Kumar R, Dahms H-U, Hwang J-S (2022) Biological Approaches Integrating Algae and Bacteria for the Degradation of Wastewater Contaminants—A Review. FRONTIERS Microbiol. 12:801051. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2021.801051 URL= icle/10.3389/fmicb.2021.801051  IF:6.064; Ranking: 34/137 [Q1, top 5] MICROBIOLOGY.

Mohanta, Y.K.; Nayak, D.; Mishra, A.K.; Chakrabartty, I.; Ray, M.K.; Mohanta, T.K.; Tayung, K.; Rajaganesh, R.; Vasanthakumaran, M.; Muthupandian, S.; Murugan, K.; Sharma, G.; Dahms, H-U*, and Hwang, J.-S.*. Green Synthesis of Endolichenic Fungi Functionalized Silver Nanoparticles: The Role in Antimicrobial, Anti-Cancer, and Mosquitocidal Activities. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2022, 23, 10626. 26 [IF 6.208, Q1, top 10]  IF:6.208; Ranking: 69/297 [Q1] BIOCHEMISTRY & MOLECULAR BIOLOGY.

Mudigonda S, Dahms HU*, Hwang JS*, Li WP. Combined effects of copper oxide and nickel oxide coated chitosan nanoparticles adsorbed to styrofoam resin beads on hydrothermal vent bacteria. Chemosphere. 2022 Sep 12;308(Pt 2):136338. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2022.136338. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36108756. [IF 8.9, Q1, top 10]  IF:8.943; Ranking: 33/279 [Q1] ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES.

Muthukumar K, Harinee S, Dahms H-U, Rajkuberana C, Arthur James R, Ashok M, (accepted 22Mar2022). Bio-approach ZnO/Ag nano-flowers: Enhanced photocatalytic and photoexcited anti-microbial activities towards pathogenic bacteria. Materials Today Sustainability. [IF 4.524] IF:7.244; Ranking: 84/345 [Q1] MATERIALS SCIENCE, MULTIDISCIPLINARY.

Pan Y-J,  Dahms H-U, Hwang J-S, Souissi S (accepted: 17 Feb 2022). In Research Topic: Live Feed for Early Ontogenetic Development in marine fish larvae. Recent trends in live feeds for marine larviculture: a review. FRONTIERS in Marine Science 9. ".  IF:5.247; Ranking: 6/133 [Q1] MARINE & FRESHWATER BIOLOGY. doi:     

Santhaseelan, H., Dinakaran, V. T., Dahms, H.-U., Ahamed, J. M., Murugaiah, S. G., Krishnan, M., ... & Rathinam, A. J. (2022). Recent Antimicrobial Responses of Halophilic Microbes in Clinical Pathogens. Microorganisms, 10(2), 417. [IF:4.167]. Ranking: 126/150 [Q2] Microbiology;

Santhaseelan H, Vengateshwaran Thasu Dinakaran, Balasubramaniyan Sakthivel, Maharaja Somasundaram, Kaviarasan Thanamegam, Velmurugan Devendiran, Dahms H-U*, Arthur James Rathinam (accepted on 23rd November 2022). Bioactive efficacy of Novel Carboxylic acid from Halophilic Pseudomonas aeruginosa against Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Metabolites. 12(11), 1094.  IF:5.581; Ranking: 90/297 [Q2] BIOCHEMISTRY & MOLECULAR BIOLOGY.

Schizas NV, Dahms H-U, Kangtia P, Galindo Estronza AM, Corgosinho PH (2022) Comment on Bang et al. Two New Species of the Genus Longipedia Claus, 1863 (Copepoda:

Harpacticoida: Longipediidae) from Korea, with an Update and a Key to Species. Diversity, 2021, 13, 590 [MDP - IF 2.04] ;Ranking: 34/85 [Q2] Ecology

Singh S, Arputharaj E, Dahms H-U, Patel AK, Huang YL (2022). Chitosan-based nanocomposites for removal of Cr(VI) and synthetic food colorants from wastewater. Biores. Technol., 2022 Mar 17;351:127018. doi: 10.1016/j.biortech.2022.127018. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35307519. IF: 11.88; Ranking: 2/146 [Q1] Environmental Engineering research 


Aghalari Z., Dahms H-U, Sillanpaa M (2021 – accepted on 12December 2021). Investigating the effectiveness of nanotechnologies in environmental health with an emphasis on environmental health journals. Life Sciences, Society and Policy 7(8): 7pp  IF: 3.032; Ranking: 71/355 [Q1] Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law

Aghalari Z, Dahms H-U, Jafarian S, Gholinia H. Evaluation of Iranian Universities of Medical Sciences in Terms of Information and Preventive Health Education in the Field of Coronavirus by Evaluating the Websites in 2020: A Short Report. JRUMS. 2021; 20 (9) :1049-1058. URL:

Aghalari Z., Dahms H-U, Jafarian S, Gholina H (2021). Evaluation of organizational and social commitments and related factors during the coronavirus pandemic of healthcare workers in northern Iran. Globalization and Health 17:12pp

Aghalari Z, Dahms H-U, Sosa-Hernandez JE, Saldivar RP, Oyervides Muñoz MA,  Jafarian S (printed April, 2021). Evaluation of Coronavirus transmission through indoor air in hospitals and prevention methods: A systematic review. Environmental Research, [Special Issue: Outdoor Air Pollution, Indoor Air Quality and COVID-19] 195, 110841.  

Amuthavalli, P., Hwang, JS., Dahms H-U, Wang L, Anitha J, Vasanthakumaran M, Gandhi DM, Murugan K, Subramaniam J, Paulpandi M, Chandramohan B, Singh S (published 23th April 2021). Zinc oxide nanoparticles using plant Lawsonia inermis and their mosquitocidal, antimicrobial, anticancer applications showing moderate side effects. Scientific Reports 11, 8837 (2021). 

Arputharaj E., Kumar SK, Tseng W-L, Jiang S-J, Huang Y-L, Dahms H-U* (published 3rd  June 2021). Self-assembly of poly(ethyleneimine)-modified g-C3N4 nanosheets with lysozyme fibrils for chromium detoxification. Langmuir [ACS] 2021, 37, 23, 7147–7155. IF:3.882 ;Ranking:12/74 [Q1] Spectroscopy

Dinh K.V., Doan KLU, Doan NX, Pham HQ, Le THO, Le M-H, Vu MTT, Dahms H-U, Truong KN. [15 October 2021, 117603] Parental exposures increase the vulnerability of copepod offspring to copper and a simulated marine heatwave. Environmental Pollution 287, 11pp. IF: 9.988; Ranking: 28/279 [Q1] ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES.

Dlamini, S.B., Dahms, H-U. & Wu, MT. Factors associated with prognostic or treatment outcomes in HIV/AIDS patients with and without hypertension in Eswatini. Scientific Reports 11, 12955 (2021 - 21st of June 2021 at 10am UK time).

Ganesan S, Gurunathan R, Pasupuleti RR, Dahms H-U, Pragasan LA, SenthilKannan K, Ponnusamy VK [ONLINE 10th June 2021]. Green synthesis of V2O5/ZnO nanocomposite materials for efficient photocatalytic and anti-bacterial applications. Applied Nanoscience 3.869; Ranking: 65/109 [Q3] NANOSCIENCE & NANOTECHNOLOGY.

Gurunathan R, Huang B, Vinoth Kumar Ponnusamy, Hwang J-S, Dahms H-U. Novel recombinant subtilisin like serine alkaline protease with keratinolytic activity and applications from Bacillus cereus isolated from marine hydrothermal vent crabs. Scientific Reports 11-12007 [published 7th June 2021]. IF:4.997; Ranking: 19/74 [Q2] MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES.

Gurunathan, R., A. J. Rathinam, J.-S. Hwang, Dahms H-U (2021). Shallow hydrothermal vent bacteria and their secondary metabolites with a particular focus on Bacillus. Marine Drugs. 19: 681. (SCI). IF:6.085; Ranking: 10/63 [Q1] CHEMISTRY, MEDICINAL.

Hong J-F, Ouddane B, Hwang J-S, Dahms H-U (2021). In silico assessment of health risks mediated by marine cyanobacteria. Biocell 45(1), 65-77 [accepted 31st Aug2020]. IF: 1.11; Ranking: 79/94 [Q4] BIOLOGY.

Hu S-Y, Hsieh C-Y, Dahms H-U, Tseng Y-H, Chen J, Wu M-C, Kim J-H, Liu C-H. (2021). Toxic Effects of Heavy Metals and Organic Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Sediment Porewater on the Amphipod Hyalella azteca and Zebrafish Brachydanio rerio Embryos from Different Rivers in Taiwan. Appl. Sci. (Basel) 11(17): 8021-xxxx doi:10.3390/app11178021; IF:2.838; Ranking: 39/92 [Q2] ENGINEERING, MULTIDISCIPLINARY.

Huang Y-L, Dahms H-U [Guest Editors] Special Issue "Trace Element Techniques and Their Applications" in Molecules element_techniques IF: 4.927; Ranking: 65/179 [Q2] CHEMISTRY, MULTIDISCIPLINARY.

Lopes AM*, Dahms H-U, Mariottini G-L. (published 20th April 2021). Role of model organisms and nanocompounds in human health risk assessment. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 193, Article number: 285 (2021)  IF: 3.307; Ranking: 157/279 [Q3] ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES.

Murugan K, Subramaniam J, Rajaganesh R, Panneerselvam C, Amuthavalli P, Vasanthakumaran M, Jayashanthini S, Dinesh D, Anitha J, Wang L, Hwang JS, Dahms HU, Mudigonda S, Thabiani Aziz A (ONLINE 1st October 2021) Efficacy and side effects of bio-fabricated sardine fish scale silver nanoparticles against malarial vector Anopheles stephensi. Scientific Reports, 11, 19567, 12pp. IF:4.997; Ranking: 19/74 [Q2] MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES.

Murugan K, Wang L, Hwang JS, Jaganathan A, Devakumar D, Pandiyan A., Murugan V, Kumar S, Dahms H-U (ONLINE 3rd April 2021) Use of bio-fabricated silver nanocomposite capped with mud crab shell (Scylla serrata) chitosan for water purification  and sustainable management of mosquito vectors at stagnant water system in the semiarid zone of Tamil Nadu, India. Springer Bookchapter, pp 195-202.

Sankari SS, Dahms H-U, Tsai M-F, Lo Y-L, Wang L-F (ONLINE 16th September 2021). Comparative study of an antimicrobial peptide and a neuropeptide conjugated with gold nanorods for the targeted photothermal killing of bacteria. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 208, 112117, ISSN 0927-7765, 10pp.

Wang BR, Dahms H-U, Wu M-C, Jhuo NJ, Hsieh C-Y (ONLINE 1st August 2020). After remediation - Using toxicity identification evaluation of sediment contamination in the subtropical Erren river basin. Chemosphere 262 (2021): 127772  [IF=5.778]


Wu MC, Dahms H-U, Liu C-H, Hsieh C-Y*, Ho ZY, Wang C-C (ONLINE 9th November 2020). Estuarine sediment toxicity testing with an indigenous subtropical amphipod. Marine Pollution Bulletin 162: 111797, 13pp.


1.     Aghalari Z, Dahms H-U, Sillanpaa M, Sosa-Hernandez JE, Parra-Saldivar R (2020) Effectiveness of wastewater treatment systems in removing microbial agents: a systematic review. Globalization and Health 16: 1-13.   DOI: 10.1186/s12992-020-0546-y [IF: 2.554, Public, Environmental & Occupational Health 69/193]

2.     Dahms HU*, Peterson TR and Baveye PC (11th August 2020) Editorial: Innovative Approaches to Learning in Environmental Science. Front. Environ. Sci. 8:121. doi: 10.3389/fenvs.2020.00121 [IF: 2.749, Environmental Sciences 110/265][IF=3.38]

3.     Huang H, Jia QY, Jing W, Dahms H-U, Wang L (2020). Screening strains for microbial biosorption technology of cadmium. Chemosphere 251: 126428 8pp. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.126428  [IF: 5.778, Environmental Sciences 29/265]

4.     Jia Q, Dahms H-U, Wang L (2020).Detection of Metallothionein Proteins by Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA). Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, 21: 544-554. DOI: 10.2174/1389201020666191127124629[IF: 2.097, Biochemistry & molecular biology 218/297]

5.     Lebrato M, Garbe-Schönberg D, Müller MN, Blanco-Ameijeiras S, Feely RA, Lorenzoni L, Molinero JC, Bremer1, Jones DOB, Iglesias-Rodriguez MD, Greeley D, Lamare MD, Paulmier A., Graco M, . Cartes11, J. Barcelos e Ramos12, A. de Lara13, R. Sanchez-Leal14, P. Jimenez14, F. E. Paparazzo15, S. Hartman E, Jones EM, Westernströer U, Küter M, Benavides R, da Silva AF, Bell S, Payne C,  Olafsdottir S, Robinson K, Jantunen LM, Korablev A, Webster RJ, Gilg O, du Bois Pascal, Beldowski J,  Ashjian C, Yahia MND, Twining B, Chen X-G, Tseng L-C, Hwang J-S, Dahms H-U, and Oschlies A. [approved 17July2020](2020) Global variability in seawater Mg:Ca and Sr:Ca ratios in the modern ocean. PNAS, 12pp DOI:  10.1073/pnas.1918943117 [IF: 9.412, Multidisciplinary Sciences 8/71]

6.     Liu J, Dahms H-U, Wang L. Mitigative effects of zinc on cadmium-induced reproductive toxicity in the male freshwater crab Sinopotamon henanense. Environmental Science and Pollution Research (2020); 27: 16282–16292. DOI: 10.1007/s11356-020-08074-y [IF: 3.056, Environmental Sciences 99/256]

7.     Liu P-F, Farooqi AA, Peng S-J, Yu T-J, Dahms H-U, Lee C-H, Tang JY, Wang S-C, Shu CW, Hsueh-Wei Chang (accepted 19Oct. 2020). Regulation of the interplay of oxidative stress and autophagy by noncoding RNAs in cancer malignancy and therapy. Seminars in Cancer Biology [IF 11]

8.     Murugan K, Wang L, Hwang J-S, Jaganathan A, Devakumar D, Pandiyan A, Mururgan V, Kumar S, Dahms H-U (accepted 5th October 2020). Use of bio-fabricated silver nanocomposites capped with mud crab shell (Scylla serrata) chitosan for water purification and sustainable management of mosquito vectors at stagnant water system in the semiarid zone of. Tamil Nadu, India. Springer – Proceedings.

9.     Pang K-L, Chiang MW-L, Guo S-Y, Shih C-Y, Dahms H-U, Hwang J-S, et al. (2020) Growth study under combined effects of temperature, pH and salinity and transcriptome analysis revealed adaptations of Aspergillus terreus NTOU4989 to the extreme conditions at Kueishan Island Hydrothermal Vent Field, Taiwan. PLoS ONE 15(5):e0233621. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0233621 [IF: 2.740, Multidisciplinary sciences 27/71]

10.  Hencyia S, Vengateshwarana TD, Gokul MS, Rajasabapathy R, Vignesh S, Krishnan Muthukumar K, Kaviarasan M, Veeramania T, Dahms H-U*, Arthur James R*. (15th Sept. 2020) Solar saltern bacteria as an effective inhibitor of diabetic foot drug resistant pathogens. Current Microbiology 77:3711–3723 [DOI: [IF: 1.746, Microbiology 109/134]

11.  Sekar N, Dahms H-U, Kumar V. Ponnusamy, Sivakumar N. [Revision resubmitt >3rd June 2020]. Diapolycopenedioic-acid-diglucosyl ester and keto-myxocoxanthin glucoside ester: a novel class of carotenoids from Exiguobacterium acetylicum S01 and their anticancer and anti-inflammatory activities. Bioorganic Chemistry DOI:10.1016/j.bioorg.2020.104121 [IF: 4.831 Chemistry, organic 8/57]

12.  Sekar J, Thangarasu A-K, Teng W, Lankalapalli R-S, Dahms H-U, Liu W-T, Ponnusamy V-K, Chien-Chih C, Kumar B-S-D, Selvakumar G and Sivakumar N. Induction of mitochondria-mediated apoptosis and suppression of tumor growth in zebrafish xenograft model by bacterial cyclic dipeptides (submitt. Sept. 2019). Scientific Reports [accepted 3rd June 2020]. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-70516-x. [IF: 3.998, Multidisciplinary sciences 17/71]

13.  Sornsupharp B, Dahms H-U. Density is affecting growth performance of African catfish (Clarias garriepinus) in turbid water ponds. Proceeding of The 8th International Conference on Integration of Science and Technology for Sustainable Development (8th ICIST), November 19-22, 2019 at Huiyuan International Hotel, Jingde, Anhui Province, P.R. China., 210-219.

14.  Tirgar A, Aghalari Z, Sillanpää M, Dahms H-U. (printed 25th Sept. 2020). A glance at one decade of water pollution research in Iranian environmental health journals. International Journal of Food Contamination 7(2): 8pp. [] [Scopus, Q1]

15.  Wang BR, Dahms H-U*, Wu M-C, Jhuo NJ, Hsieh C-Y* (ONLINE 1st August 2020), After remediation - Using toxicity identification evaluation of sediment contamination in the subtropical Erren river basin. Chemosphere 262 (2021): 127772  [IF=5.778]. 


1.     Baveye Ph, Peterson TR, Dahms HU, Galgani F, Perona P, Vinnerås B, Fowler HJ, Rozanov E (Ed.)(finalized December 2019). TOPIC - Innovative Approaches to Learning in Environmental Science. FRONTIERS in Environmental Science.   [IF: 5.108]

2.     Chou C-K, Huang H-W, Yang, C-F, Dahms H-U, Liang SS, Wange TS, Kuo PL, Hsih E, Tsaie EM, Chiu C-C. (accepted 6th December 2018). Reduced camptothecin sensitivity of estrogen receptor-positive cells following exposure to di(2-eethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP) is associated with DNA methylation changes. Environmental Toxicology 2019; 34: 401–414.   [IF: 2.649] 

3.     Dhanker R, Tiwari A, Dahms H-U, Kumar R*, Hwang J-S, Influence of three diatom aldehydes against the dengue vector Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae). American Journal of Plant Sciences, 2019, 10, 1749-1762.*_*, ISSN Online: 2158-2750, ISSN Print: 2158-2742. [SCIE - IF: 0.36]

4.     Franco P, Dahms H-U, Hwang J-S. (accepted xxNovember 2019). Shallow hydrothermal vents at Kueishantao affect pelagic tunicates. PLoSONE [Minor revision to: PLoSONE on 19th October 2019 (PONE-D-19-15051R1) [IF:  2.776]

5.     Harinee S, Muthukumar K, Dahms H-U, Koperuncholan M, Vignesh S, Banu RJ, Ashok M, James RA. (accepted on 16th Sept. 2019). Biocompatible nanoparticles with enhanced photocatalytic and anti-microfouling potential. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 145 (2019):104790]  [IF: 3.824]

6.     Hsu SK, Chiu CC, Dahms H-U, Chou C-K, Cheng C-M,7, Chang W-T, Cheng K-C, Wang HM D, Lin I-L (Published: 22 May 2019). Unfolded Protein Response (UPR) in Survival, Dormancy, Immunosuppression, Metastasis, and Treatments of Cells. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 2019: 1-25.  [IF: 4.183]

7.     Jia Q, Dahms H-U, Wang L*, “Detection of Metallothionein proteins by Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay” (accepted XxNovember 2019). Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology (2019) 20:1.  [IF: 1.516]

8.     Lebrato M, Dieter Garbe-Schönberg, Li-Chung Tseng, Xue-Gang Chen, Juan-Carlos Molinero, Karen Bremer, Ulrike Westernströer, Emanuel Söding, Dahms H-U, Marie Küter, Verena Heinath, Eric Achterberg, Nicholas Bates, Kostas I. Konstantinou, Yiming Wang, Yiing Jang Yang and Jiang-Shiou Hwang. Earthquake and Typhoon trigger shifts in shallow vent biogeochemistry analogous to human-made ocean disturbances [ACCEPTED on 30th Oct. 2019: Scientific Reports (Nature group) (2019) 9:16926  [IF: 4.011]

9.     Nagappan S, Devendran S, Tsai P-C, Dahms H-U, Ponnusamy VK (2019) Potential of two-stage cultivation in microalgae biofuel production. Fuel 252(15): 339-349.  [IF: 5.128]

10.  Nagappan S, Devendran S, Tsai P-C, Dinakaran S, Dahms H-U, Ponnusamy VK. Passive cell disruption lipid extraction methods of microalgae for biofuel production – A review. Fuel 252(15): 699-709 [15September2019] []  [IF: 5.128]

11.  Pang KL, Chiang MWL, Guo SY, Shih CY, Dahms H-U, Hwang JS and Cha HJ. (accepted 23Nov2019) Growth response and transcriptome analysis implicate an active role of Aspergillus terreus at Kueishan Island Hydrothermal Vent Field, Taiwan. Scientific Reports [SREP-19-35395A]   [IF: 4.011].

12.  Pang KL, Guo SY, Chen IA, Burgaud G, Luo ZH, Dahms HU, Huang JS, Lin YL, Hwang JS, Ho TW, Tsang LM, Chiang MWL and Cha HJ. (accepted 10th December 2019) Insights into fungal diversity of a shallow-water hydrothermal vent field at Kueishan Island, Taiwan by culture-based and metabarcoding analysis. PLoS ONE [PONE-D-19-20402R2].   [IF: 2.776]

13.  Sekar J, Dileep Kumar BS, Dahms H-U, Arulanandam CD, Sivakumar N (accepted 10th May 2019). Optimization of submerged fermentation process for improved productionof B- carotene by Exiguobacterium acetylicum S01. Heliyon 2019: 2405-8440.  [IF: 1.65]

14.  Sultan G, Zubair S, Tayubi IA, Dahms H-U, Madar I H (2019). Towards the early detection of ductal carcinoma (a common type of breast cancer) using biomarkers linked to the PPAR(γ) signaling pathway. Bioinformation 15(11): 799-805. 

15.  Vignesh S, Henciya S, Muthukumar K, Gokul M-S, Vengateshwaran T-D, Dahms H-U, James R-A(accepted 28th November 2018). Effects of Climate Variation in Microbial Community: A Current Scenario on Tropical Southern Indian Coastal Zone. Journal of Climate Change 2019: 51-60.   [IF: 4.168]


  1. Arulanandam CD, Madar IH, Ponnusamy VK, Rathinam AJ, Dahms H-U (printed 15Feb2018)  Human skin sensitizing properties, mutagenicity and blood-brain barrier penetration of organotin compounds using in silico approaches. Biomed Res J (BMRJ) 2(1): 18-27
  2. Baveye P, Petersen TR, Sotelo LG, Dahms HU, Sotelo LG, Galgani F, Paolo, Björn  Innovative Approaches to Learning in Environmental Science. FRONTIERS in Environmental Science.

  3. Chou C-K, Huang H-W, Yang, C-F, Dahms H-U, Liang SS, Wange TS, Kuo PL, Hsih E, Tsaie EM, Chiu C-C. (accepted 6th December 2018). Reduced camptothecin sensitivity of estrogen receptor-positive human breast cancer cells following exposure to di(2-eethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP) is associated with DNA methylation changes. Environ Toxicol.: 1–14.

  4. Chou CK, Wangta Liu , Yu-Jie Hong , H-U Dahms, Chen-Hao Chiu , Ching-Ming Chien, Chia-Hung Yen , Yuan-Bin Cheng *,  Chien-Chih Chiu * (ONLINE 21st June 2018).  Ethyl acetate extract of Epipremnum sp. exerts the inhibitory bioactivity on proliferation and migration of human non-small cell lung cancer cells through modulating ER stress. International Journal of Molecular Sciences [Manuscript ID: ijms-269903]. 

  5. Dahms H-U, Wang L, Schizas N, James A, Hwang J-S (ONLINE 27th March 2018) Marine hydrothermal vents as templates for global change scenarios Hydrobiologia, 1-10pp. [][IF: 2.0  Ranking: 33/104 Marine & Freshwater Biology]

  6. Dahms H-U (ONLINE 11thMay2018) New challenges by toxic threats to the environment. Environmental and Toxicology Studies Journal 2(1):7

  7. Gokul S, Dahms H-U*, Dhineskumar T., Muthukumar K, Vignesh S., James A. (ONLINE 22Mar2018) Multivariate drug resistance and microbial risk assessment in tropical coastal communities. Human and Ecological Risk Assessment: An International Journal. 2018: 1–23 [JEST-D-17-01586] [IF 1.915]. []

  8. Gokul S, Dahms H-U*, Henciya S, Dhineshkumar T, Muthukumar K, James RA (ONLINE 22nd May2018). Socio-ecological studies on a tropical coastal area in southern India. Int J Environ  Sci Technol [JEST]. 1-16.  [] [Ref.:Ms.No.JEST-D-17-01586R1]

  9. Hwang J-S, Dahms H-U*, Huang KL, Huang M-Y, Chang C-F, Liu X-J, Wong C-K, Khim J-S. (ONLINE 23rd April 2018) Bioaccumulation of trace metals in octocorals depend on growth and tissue compartmentalization. PlosONE.  [ (doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0196222)]

  10. Kaviarasan T, Gokul MS, Santhaseelan H, Muthukumar K, Dahms H-U**, James AR,  (ONLINE 1st March 2018). Trace metal inference on Seaweeds in Wandoor Area, Southern Andaman Island. Bull Environ Cont Tox (BECT) 100 (5), 614-619. []

  11. Kaviarasana T, Dahms HU**, Gokul MS, Henciya S, Muthukumara K, Shankar S, James AR*.(ONLINE 26th Oct. 2018). Seasonal species variation of sediment organic carbon stocks in salt marshes of Tuticorin area, southern India. Wetlands. 12pp.  []

  12. Kumar T.-Dhinesh, Arulanandam C.D., Dahms H-U**, Santhosh G.M., Muthukumar K., Rathinam A.J. (ONLINE 18th July 2018). In silico study on Marine Bacterial Compounds Act as Antipsychotic Drugs for Schizophrenia Disorder treatment via in silico Studies. Marine Biotechnology. 17pp. []

  13. Mallalkin A., Taneja P, Inoue K, Anne Ward N, Dahms H-U [accepted on 13th December 2018]. Biochemical Characterization of Ratfish (Chimaera monstrosa) Liver Oil; Cytotoxic and Antineoplastic Evaluation in Cancer Cell Lines. Integrative Clinical Medicine. [Impact Factor: 1.6 (2017)].

  14. Gokul S, Dahms H-U*, Henciya S, Dhineshkumar T, Muthukumar K, James Gokul MS, Dahms H-U, Muthukumar K, Kaviarasan K, Henciya S, Vignesh S, Dhineshkumar T, James RA [PROOF 30th October 2018] Multimarker Pollution Studies Along the East Coast of Southern India. In: Coastal Zone Management. Book Chapter 13, 18pp.

  15. Muthukumar K, Subramanian H, Dahms H-U**, Vignesh S, Ashok M., Seeni P, Gopalan S., Arthur James R.* (accepted 19th Jan. 2018). Biogenic anti-corrosion protection on mild steel in concentrated HCl medium. Sci. Rep. (IF: 4.259) [Scientific Reports | (2018) 8:2609 | DOI:10.1038/s41598-018-20718-1]

  16. Prabha D.S., Elamparithi D., Moorthy V, Dahms H.U., Nagaraja Suryadevara (2018). Identification of phenolic compounds from degraded Prosopis juliflora by Oscillatoria laetevirens. Int J Curr Res Eng Sci Tech. 1(1): 39-45.
  17. Sun M, Du X-L, Liu JQ, Dahms H-U, Lan W (2018 – ONLINE 21May2018). Histological analysis of oogenesis and ovarian development of the freshwater crab Sinopotamon henanese. Tissue and Cell 53: 37-43.


  1. Arulandam, CD, Dahms, H-U. (2017). In-silico SMILES-Based Toxicity Prediction of Fluorescent Dye (Rh-B).Journal of Clinical Toxicology 7:3 (Suppl) [June2017] [DOI: 10.4172/2161-0495-C1-025]   IF 1.03
  2. Dahms H-U. (2017). Challenges in Medicinal Chemistry. Journal of Chemical Biology and Medical Chemistry. November-2017;1(1):3. [November 2017].

  3. Dahms H-U, Dobretsov, S (2017). Antifouling compounds from marine macroalgae. Marine Drugs 15: 265-… [16pp][Aug.2017] [DOI:10.3390/md15090265 ] IF:3.503/ Ranking 13/60 Chemistry, Medicinal

  4. Dahms H-U, Tseng L-C, Hwang J-S (2017). Are vent crab behavioral preferences adaptations for habitat choice? PlosONE: 16pp. PLoS ONE 12(9):e0182649. [September 2017] doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0182649  IF:3.057/ Ranking 11/63 Multidisciplinary Sciences

  5. Franco P, Dahms H-U,  Lo W-T, Hwang J-S  (MS Number: TNAH-OA 16-132.R1). Pelagic tunicates in the China Seas. Journal  of Natural History (27pp). [February 2017] DOI:10.1080/00222933.2017.1293180 IF 0.834 Ranking 123/153

  6. Kim, J-H, Jeong, S-Y, Kim, P-J, Dahms, H-U, Han, K-N. (2017). Bio-effect monitoring of long-term thermal wastes on the oyster, Crassostrea gigas, using heat shock proteins. Marine Pollution Bulletin 119: 359-364. [June 2017]   DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.04.035 IF 3.149 Ranking 64/229 Environmental Science 8/105 Marine and Freshwater Biology

  7. Li B, Li D, Jing W, Fan J, Dahms H-U, Li SC, Wang L (2017-ONLINE) Biogenic selenium and its hepatoprotective activity. Scientific Reports. [September 2017]  IF:4.259 Ranking 10/64 Multidisciplinary Sciences

  8. Prabha DS, Mani P, Malliga P, Dahms H-U (2017) Phytochemical and pharmacological analysis of ethanolic extracts of Prosopis juliflora (SW.). World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharma-ceutical Sciences 6(9): 2059-2069[August 2017][DOI: 10.20959/wjpps20179-10109]  SJIF:6.647

  9. Souissi S, Glippa O, Dahms H-U. (2017). Chapter 11: Global Shipping, ballast water and invasive species. In Andres H. Arias & Jorge E. Marcovecchio (eds.) Marine Pollution and Climate Change. CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group: pp. 166-179. [January2017][Book chapter].

  10. Wiegleb, G, Dahms, H-U*, Byeon, W.I. and Choi, G. (August 2017). To what extent can constructed wetlands enhance biodiversity?International Journal of Environmental Science and Development 8 (8): 561-569.  [August 2017][doi: 10.18178/ijesd.2017.8.8.1016]  IF:1.915

  11. Won E-J, Han J, Kim D-H, Dahms H-U, Lee J-S. (2017) Rotifers in ecotoxicology. In Rotifers: aquaculture, ecology, gerontology, and ecotoxicology (eds. A. Hagivara and T. Yoshinaga, Springer,Tokyo: 28pp August 2017sequences for discriminating 17 species of Columbidae by decision tree algorithm. Evolutionary Ecology: 9pp  [April 2017][DOI: 10.1002/ece3.3045] [IF 1.818] Ranking 81/153 Ecology, 36/48 Evolutionary Biology, 117/165 Genetics and Heredity

  12. Yeh S-L, Dahms H-U, Chiu Y-J, Chang S-J, Wang Y-K. (accepted 23th Nov. 2017) Increased production and water remediation by land-based farm-scale sequentially integrated multi-trophic aquaculture systems – an example from Southern Taiwan. Sustainability


  1. Alizard, G, Soong, K, Hwang, J-S, Dahms, H-U. (2016). Diversity of trophic guilds are revealed by behavioral feeding experiments. J. UW. Technol. 25: 49-52 [in Chinese].
  2. Cho, E-J, Wu, J-K, Grant, JK, Dahms H-U (2016)海洋動物遺傳多樣性之遺傳毒性作用藉由彗星試驗顯露Genotoxic effects on genomic biodiversity of marine animals are revealed by comet assay. J. UW. Technol. 25: 8-12 [in Chinese].
  3. Crossia, W, Dahms, H-U, Muthukumar K, Kaviarasan T, Thirunalasundari T, James RA (2016). In-vitro study: Immunomodulatory and cytotoxicity effects of ethanolic leave extracts of Aegle mamelos and Ficus benghalensis. Journal of Coastal Life Medicine 4(3): 217-224.[March 2016]   doi:10.12980/jclm.4.2016j5-235 
  4. Dahms, H-U, Huang, D-J, Lee, SH, Chen, W-Y, Soong, K, Hwang J-S (2016). The challenging role of life cycle monitoring - evidence from bisphenol A on the copepod Tigriopus japonicus. Hydrobiologia – Special volume “Challenging roles of Aquatic Sciences” 784: 81–91. [June 2016][DOI:10.1007/s10750-016-2859-7.]  IF 2.056  Ranking 33/105  Marine and Freshwater Biology
  5. Dahms H-U, Won, E-J, Kim, H-S, Han, JH, Park, HG, Souissi, S, Raisuddin, S, Lee, J-S  (2016). Potential of the small cyclopoid copepod Paracyclopina nana as an invertebrate model for ecotoxicity testing. Aquatic Toxicology 180: 282-294.  [October 2016]  [DOI:10.1016/j.aquatox.2016.10.013]   IF: 3.557/ Ranking: 3/104 Marine and Freshwater Biology
  6. Dahms, H-U, Wang, L, Hwang J-S. (2016). Marine dispersal and invasions – not only across the Taiwan Strait Cross-Strait Conference Proceedings: 1-5.
  7. Deepak, C, Sankari, S, Santhaseelan, H, Cho, E-J, Soong, K, Dahms, H-U. (2016). Marine microbial biodiversity change with global Climate. J. UW. Technol. 25: 5-8 [in Chinese]
  8. Franco, P, Dahms, H-U, Soong, K, Hwang, J-S. (2016). Pelagic tunicates indicating water mass transport at Dongsha Atoll. J. UW. Technol. 25: 40-48 [in Chinese].
  9. Li N, Hou Y-H, Jing W-X, Dahms H-U, Wang L. (2016) Quality decline and oxidative damage in sperm of freshwater crab Sinopotamon henanense exposed to lead. Ecotox. Environ. Saf. 130: 193-198.[August 2016][] IF: 3.743 Ranking: Enviromental Science 47/229, 18/92 Toxicolog
  10. Muthukumar K, Dahms H-U*, Palanichamy S, Subramanian G, Vignesh S, Jin-Hyoung  K, James RA (2016). Multi metal assessment on biofilm formation in offshore environment. Materials Science and Engineering: C 73: 743-755. [December 2016]   DOI :10.1016/j.msec.2016.12.062  IF:  4.164/ Ranking SJR-0.857
  11. Vignesh S, Dahms H-U*, Muthukumar K, Vignesh G, James RA (2016). Biomonitoring along the Tropical Southern Indian Coast with Multiple Biomarkers. PlosONE.0154105. [December 2016DOI 10.1371/journal.pone.0154105.  IF:2.806 Ranking 15/64 Multidisciplinary Science.

  12. Wang, Yi-Kuang, Chen, P-Y, Yeh S-L, Chiu Y-J, Dahms H-U, Yeh, Shinn-Li, Chiu, Ying-Jer  (2016). Comparing methods for measuring phytoplankton biomass in aquaculture ponds. Aquaculture Environmental Interactions [AEI].  8: 665-673. [December 2016] DOI: 10.3354/aei00208 IF: 1.985/ Ranking: 34/104 Marine and Freshwater Biology 
  13. Xia, Y-P, Xia L-P, Chen S-H, Dahms H-U (2016). Cadmium induced oxidative damage and apoptosis in the hepatopancreas of Meretrix meretrix. Ecotoxicology 25: 959-969.  [April 2016DOI 10.1007/s10646-016-1653-7  IF- 2.329/  Ranking: 81/205 Environmental Scienc\Zhou Y, Dahms H-U, Dong F, Jing W., Wang L (2016). Immune-associated parameters and antioxidative responses to cadmium in the freshwater crab Sinopotamon henanense. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 129: 235-241. [March 2016DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2016.03.040 IF: 3.130/ Ranking: 55/225 Enviromental Science.


  1. Chen S-H, Xia L-P, Dahms H-U, Peng X, Ying X-P (2015). The ultrastructural characteristics of spermatogenesis in Onchidium struma (Pulmonata: Onchidiidae) and its functional adaptation. Italian Journal of Zoology 82 (4): 489-498. [May 2015[DOI:10.1080/11250003.2015. 1062149]   IF:0.921/  Ranking 94/163 Zoology.
  2. Dahms H-U, Tseng L-C, Hwang J-S (2015). Biogeographical distribution of the cyclopoid copepod genus Oithona  - from mesoscales to global scales. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 467: 26-32 [June 2015] 10.1016/j.jembe.2015.02.009  IF: 1.937 Ranking 76/153 Ecology, 39/105 Marine and Freshwater Biology.
  3. Dahms H-U, Lee S*, Tseng LC. Demersally drifting invertebrates from Kongsfjorden, Svalbård (Arctic Ocean) – a comparioson of catches from drift-pump and drift-nets. Ocean Science Journal (Korea). 50(4): 639-648. [November 2015]. [DOI org/10.1007/s12601-015-0058-5] IF: 0.500 Ranking 94/104 Marine & Fresh water Ecology.
  4. Kangtia P, Dahms H-U, Song SJ, Myoung J-G, Khim JS (2015). A review of naupliar development within the Harpacticidae with naupliar description of Zaus wonchoelleei Kangtia, Dahms, Song, Myoung, Park & Khim, 2014 (Copepoda, Harpacticoida). Crustaceana 88(4): 449-465.DOI 10.1163/15685403-00003423 [March 2015 IF: 1.853 Ranking 84/104 Marine & Fresh Water biology.
  5. Kangtia P, Dahms H-U, Song SJ, Myoung JG, Park J, Khim JS (2015). On the occurrence of a new species of benthic copepod, Zaus wonchoelleei (Harpacticoida, Harpacticidae), in a macroalgal habitat from Tongyong, Korea. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 127(4): 585–602. [January 2015] doi: 10.2988/0006-324X-127.4.585  IF: 0.667, Ranking 68/85 Biology.

  6. Kumar R, Muhid P, Dahms H-U, Sharma J, Hwang J-S (2015). Biological mosquito control is affected by alternative prey. Zoological Studies 2015, 54: 55-73. [July 2015] [DOI 10.1186/s4055-5-015-0132-9]IF: 0.885 Ranking: 91/161 Zoology
  7. Kumar SK, Dahms H-U, Lee JS, Shin K-H (2015). Microalgae - a promising tool for heavy metal remediation. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 113: 329-352. (December 2014)doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2014.12.019 IF: 3.130 Ranking: Enviromental Science 55/225
  8. La H-S, Kang M, Dahms H-U, Ha H-K, Yang E-J, Lee H-B, Kim Y-N, Chung K-H, Kang S-H (2015). Characteristics of mesozooplankton sound-scattering layer in the pacific summer water, Arctic Ocean. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography 120: 114-123.[January 2015][DOI: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2015.01.005]IF: 9.031 Ranking 20/61 Oceanography.
  9. Li N, Hou Y-H, Ma D-D, Jing W-X, Dahms H-U, Wang L (2015). Lead accumulation, oxidative damage and histopathological alternation in testes and accessory glands of freshwater crab, Sinopotamon henanense, induced by acute lead exposure". Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 117: 20-27. [March 2015][DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2015.03.019] IF: 3.130 Ranking: Enviromental Science 55/225
  10. Muthukumar Krishnan, Vignesh S, Dahms H-U, Gokul MS, Palanichamy X, Subramian G, James RA (2015) Antifouling assessments on biogenic nanoparticles: A field study from polluted offshore platform. Marine Pollution Bulletin 101: 816-825. [December 2015] 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2015.08.033 IF: 3.146  Ranking 64/229 Environmental Sciences 8/105 Marine & Fresh Water biology.
  11. Prabha DS, Dahms H-U,Ananth S, Pazhanisamy S, Malliga P (2015) Bioactive substances from Prosopis juliflora (Sw.) DC. – degraded by the  cyanobacterium Oscillatoria laetevirens European Journal of Basic and Applied Biology 2(5): 228-234. [September 2015] ISSN0973-8207.
  12. Schizas V, Dahms H-U, Kangtia P, Corgoshinho PHC, AM Galindo (2015). A new species of Longipedia Claus, 1863 (Copepoda: Harpacticoida: Longipediidae) from Caribbean mesophotic reefs with remarks on the phylogenetic affinities of Polyarthra. Marine Biology Research 2015, Vol. 00, No. 00, 1–15. [ONLINE April 2015] [doi: 10.1080/17451000.2015.1013556IF: 1.649 Ranking 48/104 Marine & Fresh Water Ecology.
  13. Sornsupharp B, Lomthaisong K, Dahms H-U, Sanoamuang L (2015). Effects of dried fairy shrimp Streptocephalus sirindhornae meal on pigmentation and carotenoid deposition in flowerhorn cichlid; Amphilophus citrinellus (Günther, 1864) X Cichlasoma trimaculatum (Günther, 1867). Aquaculture Research , 46: 173-184.[March, 2013] DOI10.1111/are.12172 IF: 1.461 Ranking: 23/50 Fisheries
  14. Vignesh S, Dahms H-U, Kumarasamy P, Rajendran A, Kim B-R, Arthur James R. (2015). Microbial effects on geochemical parameters in a tropical river basin. Environmental Processes  2: 125-144. [February 2015][DOI: 10.1007/s40710-015-0058-6 IF & Ranking not indexed.
  15. Yang, J.; Liu, D.; Dahms, H-U.; Wang, L. (2015). Cadmium inhibits the vitellogenesis of freshwater crab Sinopotamon henanense. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (34) 7: 1609-1616. [February 2015][DOI: 10.1002/etc.2958] IF: 2.763  Ranking 64/225


  1. Cai, L.-Z., Hwang, J.-S., Dahms H.-U., Fu S.-J., Zhuo Y., Guo T. (2014). Effect of the invasive bivalve Mytilopsis sallei on the macrofaunal fouling community and the aquatic environment of Yundang Lagoon, Xiamen, China. Hydrobiologia 741: 101-111 (ONLINE 24Aug2014). DOI 10.1007-s-10750-014-2012-4.
  2. Dahms H-U (2014) The Grand Challenges in Marine Pollution Research. Frontiers in Marine Science 1 (9) URL= DOI=10.3389/fmars.2014.00009 ISSN=2296-7745
  3. Dahms H-U (2014) Section 1. Traditional microbiological and bulk methods. In Biofouling Methods, 1st Edition. Ed. S. Dobretsov, J.C. Thomason and D.N. Williams. John Wiley & Sons, Lt. (ONLINE August 2014).
  4. Dahms H-U, Tseng L-C, Hwang J-S (2014). Marine invertebrate larval distribution at the hydrothermal vent site of Gueishandao.Journal of Marine Science and Technology-Taiwan, 22(1): 67-74. (SCI). IF:0.461; Ranking: 63/90 Engineering, Mutidisciplinary. 
  5. Dahms H-U, Tseng L-C, Shim D. M.-C, Hwang J-S (2014) Hydrothermal vent effluents affect life stages of the copepodTisbe sp.Journal of Marine Science and Technology-Taiwan 22(1): 82-88. (SCI). IF:0.461; Ranking: 63/90 Engineering, Mutidisciplinary. 
  6. Jeong S-Y, Kim J-H, Lee W-O, Dahms H-U, Han K-N (2014) Salinity changes in the anadromous river pufferfish, Takifugu obscurus, mediate gene regulation. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry 40: 205-219.
  7. Kangtia P*, Dahms H-U*, Song SJ*, Myoung JG, Park J, Khim JS, 2014. On the occurrence of a new species of benthic copepod, Zaus wonchoelleei (Harpacticoida, Harpacticidae), in a macroalgal habitat from Tongyong, Korea. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 127(4): 585–602.
  8. Kim BR, Chullasorn S, Dahms HU, Kangtia P, Anansatitporn W, Song S-J. (2014) Naupliar development of Nitocra karanovici (Copeoda, Harpacticoida). Publications of the Biological Society of Washington 126(4): 329-342. (SCI)
  9. Kumar SK, Dahms HU, Lee J-S, Kim HC, Lee WC, Shin K-H (2014). Algal photosynthetic responses to toxic metals and herbicides assessed by chlorophyll a fluorescence. Ecotoxicology Environmental Safety 104: 51-71.
  10. Kumarasamy P, Arthur James R, Dahms H-U, Shin KH, Ramesh, R (2014) Multivariate water quality assessment from the Tamiraparani river basin, Southern India. Environmental Earth Science 71: 2441-2451.
  11. Kumarasamy P, Dahms H-U, Jeon H-J, Rajendran A, Arthur James R (2014) Irrigation water quality assessment—an example from the Tamiraparani river, Southern India. Arabic Journal of Geoscience 7: 5209–5220 [DOI 10.1007/s12517-013-1146-4].
  12. Lo WT, Dahms H-U, Hwang JS. Water mass transport through the northern Bashi Channel in the northeastern South China Sea affects copepod assemblages of the Luzon Strait. Zoological Studies (ONLINE 16th September 2014).

  13. Prabha S, Dahms H-U, Malliga P. (2014) Pharmacological potentials of phenolic compounds from Prosopis spp. – a review. Journal of Coastal Life Medicine 2(11): 918-924.
  14. Schizas, NV, Dahms, H-U, Ricaurte Chica, M, Hwang, J-S (2014) Population genetic patterns of the copepod Calanus sinicus in the NW Pacific. Hydrobiologia, 1-13. (ONLINE 27 August 2014 - DOI 10.1007_s10750-014-2011-5.

  15. Shin, GW, White SL, Dahms H-U, Jeong HD, Kim JH (2014) Disease resistance and immune-relevant gene expression in golden mandarin fish, Siniperca scherzeri Steindachner, infected with infectious spleen and kidney necrosis virus-like agent. Journal of Fish Diseases 37: 1041-1054. [ONLINE [doi:10.1111/jfd.12182] UK SEPTEMBER 2013]
  16. Song SJ, Dahms H-U, Kangtia P, Chullasorn S, Ry JS & Khim JS (ONLINE 06Dec2014). Description of a new species of the genus Peltidium Philippi, 1839 from southern Korea (Copepoda, Harpacticoida) – with a review of the genus. Marine Biology Research 11(5): 516-527. [DOI:10.1080/17451000.2014.955801-Published online: 06 Dec 2014, Printed 09April2015].
  17. Lee SH, Son S, Dahms H.-U, Park JW, Lima JH, Noh J-H, Kwon J-I, Kang C-K (2014) Decadal Changes of Phytoplankton Chlorophyll-a in the East Sea/ Sea of Japan. Oceanology 54(6): 771-779.
  18. Lee SH, Dahms H-U, Kim Y, Choy EJ, Kang S-H, Kang C-K (2014) Spatial distribution of small phytoplankton composition in the Chukchi Sea. Polar Biology 37: 99–109.   DOI 10.1007/s00300-013-1413-6
  19. Song SJ, Dahms H-U, Lee C-R, Ryu JS, Khim JS (2014) A new species of Paracrenhydrosoma (Copepoda: Harpacticoida: Cletodidae) from a subtidal muddy bottom of southern Korea, with a key to the species of Acrenhydrosoma-complex. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, pages 1-11. (ONLINE 3rd February 2014) (SCI) 
  20. Vignesh S, Dahms H-U, Kumarasamy P, Singaravadivelan G, Arthur James R. (2014) Ecology of fecal microbial pollution: a case study from the Tamiraparani river basin, southern India. Environ. Monit. Assess. 186: 1875-1887.  DOI 10.1007/s10661-013-3501-Z
  21. Won EJ, Dahms H-U, Suresh Kumar K, Shin K-H, Lee JS (in print 31st October 2014) An integrated view of gamma radiation effects on marine fauna: from molecules to ecosystems. Environmental Science and Pollution Research (Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res.)

  22. Xu X-R, Tan F-Q, Zhu J-Q, Ye T, Wang CL, Zhu Y-F, Dahms H-U, Jin F, Yang W-X (2014). Detection of DNA damage caused by cryopreservation using a modified SCGE in large yellow croaker Pseudosciaena crocea. Acta Hungarica (in press)

  23. Ying X-P*, Dahms H-U*, Ni X-Y, Hou CC, Zhang Y-J, Yang WX (2014). Seasonal changes of the fatty acid composition in the hepatopancreas and vitelline gland of the gastropod Onchidium struma. Mar. Biol. Res. 10 (8):781-790.  [printed 29th April 2014]


  1. Cai LZ, Hwang JS, Dahms H-U, Fu SJ, Chen X-W, Wu C., 2013. Does high organic matter content affect polychaete assemblages in a Shenzhen bay mudflat, China? Journal of Marine Science and Technology 21(1): 274-284. (SCI).   DOI: 10.6119/JMST-013-1223-5   IF:0461: Ranking: 63/90 Engineering, Multidisciplinary
  2. Dahms H-U, Tseng L-C, Hsiao S-H, Chen C-C, Hwang J-S, (2013) A model study for an Oceania watershed: spatio-temoral changes of mesozooplankton in riverine and estuarine parts of the Lanyang River in Taiwan. Ecological Research 28(2): 345-357. (SCI)
  3. Dahms H-U, Hwang JS. (2013) Mortalities in the oceans – With lessons from hydrothermal vents off Kueishantao, Ne-Taiwan. Journal of Marine Science and Technology 21(6): 711-715. (SCI).
  4. Hsiao, Y.-H., H.-U. Dahms and J.-S. Hwang, (2013) Ecology of swarming in the planktonic copepod Dioithona sp. (Crustacea, Copepoda). Journal of Natural History 47(5-12):739-752. (SCI)
  5. Kim JH, Jeon HJ, Baek JM, Han KN, Dahms HU, (2013) EDCs-induced glucocorticoid receptor related genes expression of the river pufferfish, Takifugu obscurus. Aquaculture Research 44: 985-994. (SCI)
  6. Tseng L-C, Dahms H-U, Chen Q-C, Hwang J-S, (2013) Geospatial variability in the autumm community structure on epipelagic zooplankton in the upper layer of the northern South China Sea. Zoological Studies 52(1): 2-9. (SCI)
  7. Tseng L-C, Dahms H-U, Kumar R, Chen Q-C, Hwang J-S, (2013) Autumm community structure in the shallow mixed layer of the subtropical South China Sea reveals a peculiar copepod and zooplankton assemblage. Journal of Natural History 47 (5-12): 667-683. (SCI)
  8. Xu X-R, Zhu J-Q, Ye T, Wang C-L, Zhu Y-F, Dahms H-U, Jin F, Yang W-X, (2013) Improvement of single-cell gel electrophoresis (SCGE) alkaline comet assay. Aquatic Biology 18: 293-295. (SCI)
  9. Kim J-H, Dahms H-U, Han K-N, (2013) Biomonitoring of the river pufferfish, Takifugu obscurus in aquaculture at different rearing densities using stress-related genes. Aquaculture Research 44(12): 1835–1846. (SCI)
  10. Lee K-W, Dahms H-U, Park HG, Kang J-H (2013). Population growth and productivity of the cyclopoid copepods Paracyclopina nana, Apocyclops royi and the harpacticoid copepod Tigriopus japonicus in mono and polyculture conditions: a laboratory study. Aquaculture Research 4(5): 836–840. (SCI)
  11. Sornsupharp S, Dahms H-U, Sanoamuang L (2013). Nutrient composition of fairy shrimp Streptocephalus sirindhornae nauplii as live food and growth performance of giant freshwater prawn postlarvae. Aquaculture Nutrition 19(3): 349–359. (SCI)


  1. Chullasorn S, Dahms H-U, Iwasaki N, Kangtia P, Ferrari FD, Jeon Hyoung-Joo, Yang W-X. (2012) Naupliar development of an ancorabolid, Paralaophontodes sp. (Copepoda, Harpacticoida) shedding light on harpacticoid evolution. Zoological Studies 51(3): 372-382. (SCI)
  2.  Chullasorn S, Ivanenko VN, Dahms HU, Kangtia P, Yang W-X, (2012) A new species of Tigriopus (Copepoda, Harpacticoida) from Thailand with the description of its naupliar development. Helgoland Marine Research 66: 139-151. (SCI)
  3. Dahms H-U, Tseng L-C, Hsiao S-H, Chen C-C, Kim B-R, Hwang J-S. (2012) Biodiversity of planktonic copepods in the Lanyang River (NW Taiwan) – a typical watershed of Oceania. Zoological Studies 51(2): 160-174. (SCI)
  4. Dahms H-U, Kim RB, Park HU. (2012) Effect of global climate change on microbial biofilms. ENVIS newsletter 10 (1): 2-5.
  5. Han L-L, Yuan Z, Dahms H-U, Li Q-Y, Zhang Q-Z, Wu R-J, Tan J, Zou XY, Hou L. (2012) Molecular cloning, characterization and expression analysis of a C-type lectin (AJCTL) from the sea cucumber Apostichopus japonicus. Immunology Letters 143: 137-145. (SCI) 
  6. Hwang JS黃將修、Tseng LC吳政翰、Dahms, H-U (2012). 以橈足類做為海水養殖仔稚魚之活餌飼料。海洋及水下科技,22(3):35-39.
  7. Hwang J-S, Wu C-H, Dahms H-U (2012). Copepods as live feed for fish larvae in marine culture. Journal of Ocean and Underwater Technology 22(3):35-39.
  8. Hwang JS黃將修、Tseng LC曾立鈞、Dahms, H-U (2012). 以中華哲水蚤 (Calanus sinicus (Brodsky, 1962)) 作為海流之指標及其在台灣周圍海域之生物資源的重要性之回顧。海洋及水下科技22(3): 40-49.
  9. Hwang J-S, Tseng L-C, Dahms H-U (2012). Review on Calanus sinicus (Brodsky, 1962) as a bioindicator of the ocean currents and the important biological resources in the waters around Taiwan. Journal of Ocean and Underwater Technology 22(3):40-49.
  10. Joo, H, Lee S.H., Jung, S.W., Dahms, H.-U., Lee, J.H. (2012) Latitudinal variation of phytoplankton communities and biomass in the western Arctic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research II 81-84:3-17. (SCI)
  11. Kim, J.-H., Rhee, J.-S. Dahms, H.-U., Lee, Y.-M., Han, K.-N., Lee, J.-S (2012). The yellow catfish, Pelteobagrus fulvidraco (Siluriformes) metallothionein cDNA: molecular cloning and expression profiles exposed to heavy metals (Cd, Cu, and Zn). Fish Physiol. Biochem. 38: 1331-1342. (SCI)
  12. Lee K-W, Dahms H-U, Lee J-S (2012). Multigenerational life history traits of populations of the copepod Tigriopus from the Northwest Pacific rim in crossbreeding experiments. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 436-437: 56-62. (SCI)
  13. Lee K-W, Kang, J-H, Park HG, Dahms H-U. (2012) Effect of strain and selection line on the fecundity of the cyclopoid copepod Paracyclopina nana Smirnov, 1935. Aquaculture Research 44(1):50-58. (SCI)
  14. Mantha G, Surya Narayana MM, Altaff K, Dahms H-U, Hwang J-S, (2012) Community structure of Harpacticoida (Crustacea: Copepoda) from the coast of Chennai, India. Zoological Studies 51(4). (SCI)
  15. Mantha G, Muthaian SNM, Altaff K, Dahms H-U, Lee W-O, Sivakumar K, Hwang J-S. (2012). Seasonal shifts of meiofauna community structures of sandy beaches along the Chennai coast, India. Crustaceana 85(1): 27-53. (SCI)
  16. Rhee JS, Kim R-O, Kim B-M, Dahms H-U, Lee J-S. (2012) Genomic organization of selected genes in the small monogonot rotifer, Brachionus koreanus. Gene 505: 108-113. (SCI)
  17. Song SJ, Dahms H-U, Khim JS. (2012) A review on Leptocaris with a description of Leptocaris ryukyuensis sp. nov. (Harpacticoida, Copepoda, Darcythompsoniidae). J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. U.K. 92 (5): 1073-1081. (SCI)
  18. Sethuraman P, Dahms H-U, Malliga P. (2012). Assessment of acute and subacute oral toxicity of ethanolic extracts of Prosopis juliflora on Rattus norvegicus. Journal of Herbal Medicine and Toxicology 6(1):1-5.
  19. Tseng L-C, Dahms H-U, Chen Q-C, Hwang J-S (2012). Mesozooplankton and copepod community structures in the southern East China Sea: the status during the monsoonal transition period in September. Helgoland Marine Research 66 (4):621-634. (SCI)
  20. Yuan Z, Dahms HU, Han LL, Li QY, Zhang QZ, Wu RJ, Tan J, Zou XY, Hou L. (2012) Cloning and characterization of a trypsin-like serine protease gene, a novel regeneration-related gene from Apostichopus japonicus. Gene 502(1):46-52. (SCI)


  1. Chullasorn S, Dahms H-U, Lee K-W, Ki J-S, Schizas N, Kangtia P, Park HG, Lee J-S. (2011) Upscaled description for Tisbe alaskensis sp. nov. (Crustacea, Copepoda) combining structural and molecular traits. Zoological Studies 50: 103-117. (SCI)
  2. Dahms H-U, Hagiwara, A, Lee J-S. (2011) Ecotoxicology, ecophysiology, and mechanistic studies with rotifers. Aquatic Toxicology 101: 1-12. (SCI) IF: 3.333
  3. Dahms, H.-U., Dobretsov, S., Lee, J.-S. (2011) Effects of UV radiation on marine ectotherms in polar regions. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. C. 153: 363-371. (SCI)
  4. Ferrari FD, Chullasorn S, Dahms H-U. (2011) Copepodids of Pseudocyclops schminkei (Copepoda, Calanoida) and the relationship of Pseudocyclopidae to other calanoids. Crustaceana Monographs 16: 149-176. (SCI)
  5. Ferrari FD, Fornshell J, Vagelli AA, Ivanenko VN, Dahms H-U. (2011) Early postembryonic development of marine chelicerates and crustaceans with a nauplius. Crustaceana 84 (7): 869-893. (SCI)
  6. Ki, J.-S., Dahms H-U, Kim, I-H, Park H-G, Hop H, Lee J-S. (2011) Molecular relationships of gammaridean amphipods from Arctic sea ice. Polar Biology 34: 1559–1569. (SCI)
  7. Lee CH, Dahms H-U, Cheng SH, Souissi S, Schmitt FG, Kumar R, Hwang J-S. (2011) Mating behavior of Pseudodiaptomus annandalei at calm and hydrodynamically disturbed waters. Marine Biology 158: 1085–1094. (SCI)
  8. Song SJ, Dahms H-U, Khim JS (2011) Postembryonic development of Amenophia orientalis (Copepoda, Harpacticoida) with a review on Thalestridomorph development. Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 124(4): 341-357. (SCI)
  9. Tseng L-C, Dahms H-U, Hsu N-J, Hwang J-S. (2011) Effects of sedimentation on the gorgonian Subergorgia suberosa (Pallas,1766). Marine Biology 158: 1301-1310. (SCI)
  10. Tseng L-C, Dahms H-U, Hung J-J, Chen Q-C, Hwang J-S. (2011) Can different mesh sizes affect the results of copepod community studies. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 398: 47-55. (SCI)
  11. Wu C-H, Dahms H-U, Cheng S-H, Hwang J-S (2011) Effects of food and light on naupliar swimming behavior of Apocyclops royi and Pseudodiaptomus annandalei (Crustacea, Copepoda), Hydrobiologia 666:167-178. (SCI)


  1. Chang W-B, Tseng L-C, Dahms H-U (2010) Abundance, distribution and community structure of planktonic copepods in surface waters of a semi-enclosed embayment of Taiwan during monsoon transition. Zoological Studies 49(6): 735-748. (SCI)
  2. Cho M-F, Dahms H-U. (2010) The use of Video in Child Care and Education – Applications in research, education, and evaluation. Journal of Education 2010: 95-107.
  3. Chullasorn S, Ferrari FD, Dahms H-U (2010) Pseudocyclops schminkei (Copepoda, Calanoida, Pseudocyclopidae): a new species from Okinawa. Helgoland Marine Research 64: 35-52. (SCI)
  4. Dahms H-U, Hwang J-S (2010) Underwater optics as a tool in Oceanography. Journal of Marine Science and Technology 18(1): 112-121. (SCI)
  5. Dahms H-U, Hwang J-S (2010) Natural pollution in the plankton – with a case study from a hydrothermal vent site at Kueishantao, NE-Taiwan. Journal of Ocean and Underwater Technology 20(3): 50-56.
  6. Dahms H-U, Lee J-S (2010) Molecular effects and responses to UV radiation in aquatic ectotherms. Aquatic Toxicology 97: 3-14. (SCI)
  7. Dahms H-U, Wu C-H, Hwang J-S (2010) Behavioral monitoring of pollution in the plankton. Journal of Ocean and Underwater Technology 20(3): 57-62.  
  8. Ferrari FD, Ivanenko VN, Dahms H-U. Body architecture and relationships among basal copepods. Journal of Crustacean Biology 30(3): 465-477. (SCI)
  9. Hwang J-S, Kumar R, Dahms H-U, Tseng L-C, Chen Q-C, (2010) Interannual, seasonal, and diurnal variation in vertical and horizontal distribution patterns of 6 Oithona spp. (Copepoda: Cyclopoida) in the South China Sea. Zoological Studies 49(2): 220-229. (SCI)
  10. Kim, J-H, Dahms H-U, Rhee J-S, Lee J-M, Lee J, Han K-N, Lee J-S (2010) Expression profiles of seven glutathione S-transferase (GST) genes in cadmium-exposed river pufferfish (Takifugu obscurus). Comp. Biochem. Physiol, C 151: 99-106. (SCI)
  11. Kim J-H, Rhee JS, Lee J-S, Dahms H-U, Lee J, Han K-N, Lee J-S. 2010. Effect of cadmium exposure on expression of antioxidant gene transcripts in the river pufferfish, Takifugu obscurus (Tetraodontiformes). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, C 152: 473-479. (SCI)
  12. Lee CH, Dahms H-U, Cheng SH, Souissi S, Schmitt FG, Kumar R, Hwang J-S (2010) Predation of Pseudodiaptomus annandalei (Copepoda: Calanoida) by the grouper fish fry Epinephelus coioides under different hydrodynamic conditions. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 393: 17-22. (SCI)
  13. Wu C-H, Dahms H-U, Buskey E-J, Strickler JR, Hwang J-S. (2010) Behavioral interactions of Temora turbinata with potential ciliate prey. Zoological Studies 49(2): 157-168. (SCI)
  14. Yang W-X, Mirabdullayev I, Dahms H-U (2010) Karyology of Cyclops insignis, Thermocyclops crassus, and Megacyclops viridis (Copepoda, Cyclopoida). Crustaceana 83(2): 223-231. (SCI)
  15. Ying X-P, Sun X, Wu H-X, Dahms H-U, Chullasorn S, Zhang Y-P, Huang Y-J, Yang W-X (2010) The fine structure of coelomocytes in the sipunculid Phascolosoma esculenta. Micron 41: 71-78. (SCI)


  1. Cho M-F, Dahms H-U. (2009) Curriculum and resources for environmental education for young children with UV radiation as an example. The International Journal of Learning 16: 1-9.
  2. Chullasorn S, Dahms H-U, Schizas NV, Kangtia P (2009) Phylogenetic inferences of Tisbe Lilljeborg, 1853 (Copepoda, Harpacticoida) with Tisbe thailandensis sp. nov. from Thailand. Hydrobiologia 627: 1-17. (SCI)
  3. Chullasorn S, Yang W-X, Dahms H-U, Kangtia P, Holinska M, Anansatitporn W, Sanoamuang LO, Hwang J-S (2009) Naupliar development of Eucyclops cf. serrulatus tropicalis, Euc. cf. spatulatus, and Ectocyclops medius Kiefer, 1930 (Copepoda: Cyclopidae). Zoological Studies 48(1): 12-32. (SCI)
  4. Dahms H-U, Chullasorn S, Schizas NV, Kangtia P, Anansatitporn W, Yang W-X. (2009) Naupliar development among Tisbidae (Copepoda: Harpacticoida) with a phylogenetic analysis and naupliar description of Tisbe thailandensis from Thailand. Zoological Studies 48(6): 780-796. (SCI)
  5. Dahms H-U, Hellio C (2009) Chapter 12: Laboratory based assays for antifouling compounds. In Yebra, S, Hellio C. Advances in antifouling coatings and technologies. Woodhead Publishers (Oxford, Cambridge, New Delhi), 275-307.
  6. Hwang J-S, Souissi S, Dahms H-U, Tseng L-C, Schmitt FG, Chen Q-C (2009) Rank-Abundance allocations as a tool to analyze planktonic copepod assemblages off the Danshuei river estuary (Northern Taiwan). Zoological Studies 48 (1): 49-62. (SCI)
  7. Ki J-S, Lee K-W, Park HG, Chullasorn S, Dahms H-U, Lee J-S (2009) Phylogeography of the copepod Tigriopus japonicus along the Northwest Pacific rim. Journal of Plankton Research 31 (2): 209-221. (SCI)
  8. Ki J-S, Dahms H-U, Rais S, Hwang J-S, Lee J-S (2009) Mitogenome comparison of brachyuran crabs with emphasis on the complete mtDNA sequence of the hydrothermal vent crab Xenograpsus testudinatus (Decapoda, Brachyura). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part D: Genomics and Proteomics 4: 290-299. (SCI).
  9. Yang W-X, Mirabdullayev I, Dahms H-U, Hwang J-S (2009) Karyology of Acanthocyclops (Kiefer, 1927)(Copepoda, Cyclopoida) – including first karyological reports on Acanthocyclops trajani Mirabdullayev & Defaye, 2002, and Acanthocyclops einslei Mirabdullayev & Defaye, 2004 (Copepoda, Crustacea). Crustaceana 82(4): 487-492. (SCI)
  10. Yang Y, Dahms H-U, Mirabdullayev I (2009) Immunocytochemical detection of a MIP-like substance in the brain of Perinereis nuntia Savigny, 1818 (Polychaeta, Annelida). Invertebrate Zoology 6(1): 1-12. 
    75. Ying XP, Dahms H-U, Xin-Mei Liu, Hong-Xi WU, Yong-Pu Zhang, Chen Chen, Zhi-Ming Zhou, Guo-Quan Zeng, Ke Zhou, Wan-Xi Yang (2009) Development of germ cells and reproductive biology in the sipunculid Phascolosoma esculenta. Aquaculture Research 10: 1-10. (SCI)


  1. Cheng S-H, Lee C-H, Dahms H-U, Hwang J-S (2008). Homosexual mating in the planktonic copepod Pseudodiaptomus annandalei (Copepoda: Calanoida). Journal of Crustacean Biology 28(3): 580-582. (SCI)
  2. Hwang J-S, Dahms H-U, Alekseev V. (2008) Novel nursery habitat of hydrothermal vent crabs. Crustaceana 81(3):375-380. (SCI)
  3. Ivanenko VN, Ferrari FD, Dahms H-U. (2008) Nauplii of Tegastes falcatus (Harpacticoida, Tegastidae), a copepod with an unusual mouth and mandible. Journal of Crustacean Biology 28:270-280. (SCI)
  4.  Kumar R, Dahms H-U, Muhid P, Tseng L-C, Hwang J-S (2008) Potential of three aquatic predators to control mosquitoes in the presence of alternative prey: a comparative experimental assessment. Marine and Freshwater Research 59: 817-835. (SCI)
  5. Lee K-W, Raisuddin S, Hwang D-S, Park HG, Dahms H-U, Ahn I-Y, Lee J-S (2008) Two-generation toxicity study on the copepod model species Tigriopus japonicus. Chemosphere 72: 1359-1365. (SCI)
  6. Qian P-Y, Dahms H-U (2008) A triangle model: Environmental changes affect biofilms that affect larval settlement. Springer Series on Biofilms 19: 315-328.
  7. Tseng L-C, Dahms H-U, Chen Q-C, Hwang J-S (2008) Copepod assemblages of the northern South China Sea. Crustaceana 81(1):1-22. (SCI)
  8. Tseng L-C, Kumar R, Dahms H-U, Wu C-H, Chen Q-C, Hwang J-S (2008) Monsoon driven seasonal succession of copepod assemblages in the coastal waters of the northeastern Taiwan Strait. Zoological Studies 47(1):46-60. (SCI)
  9. Tseng L-C, Kumar R, Dahms H-U, Chen C-T, Chen Q-C, Hwang J-S (2008) Epipelagic mesozooplankton succession and assemblage structure over a marine outfall area in the northeastern South China Sea. Environmental Biology 29(3):275-280. (SCI)
  10. Tseng L-C, Kumar R, Dahms H-U, Chen C-T, Chen Q-C, Hwang J-S (2008) Copepod succession and community structure over a marine outfall area in the northeastern South China Sea. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK 88(5):955-966. (SCI)
  11. Tseng L-C, Kumar R, Dahms H-U, Chen Q-C, Hwang J-S (2008) Copepod gut contents, ingestion rates and feeding impact in relation to their size structure in the southeastern Taiwan Strait. Zoological Studies 47(4): 402-416. (SCI)
  12. Tseng L-C, Souissi S, Dahms H-U, Chen Q-C, Hwang J-S (2008) Copepod communities related to water masses in the southwest East China Sea. Helgoland Marine Research 62: 153-165. (SCI)
  13. Yang WX, Dahms H-U, Hwang J-S (2008). A review of karyological studies on the Cyclopoida (Copepoda). Crustaceana 81 (10): 1229-1240. (SCI)
  14. Ying XP, Dahms H-U, Xin-Mei Liu, Hong-Xi WU, Yong-Pu Zhang, Chen Chen, Zhi-Ming Zhou, Guo-Quan Zeng, Ke Zhou, Wan-Xi Yang (2008). Development of Germ Cells and Reproductive Biology in the Sipunculid Phascolosoma esculenta. Aquaculture Research 2008: 1-10.
  15. Ying XP, Yang W-X, Dahms H-U, Lin Z,Chai X (2008). Ultrastructural characteristics of spermatogenesis and spermatozoa of northern quahaug Mercenaria mercenaria (Mollusca, Bivalvia). Helgoland Marine Research 62: 321-329.
  16. Zhu J-Q, Dahms H-U, Yang W-X (2008). Ultrastructure of the mature spermazoon of the bivalve Scapharca broughtoni (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Arcidae). Micron 39(8): 1205-1209. (SCI)


  1. Dahms H-U, Gao Q-F, Hwang J-S (2007) Optimized maintenance and larval production of the bryozoan Bugula neritina (Bryozoa) in the laboratory. Aquaculture 265 (1-4):169-175. (SCI)
  2.  Dahms H-U, Chullasorn P, Kangtia P, Ferrari FD, Hwang J-S (2007) Naupliar development of Tigriopus japonicus Mori, 1932 (Harpacticidae, Copepoda). Zoological Studies 46(6): 541-554. (SCI)
  3.  Dahms H.-U., Li X, Zhang G., Qian P-Y (2007) Resting stages of Tortanus forcipatus (Crustacea, Calanoida) in sediments of Victoria Harbor, Hong Kong. Estuarine Coastal Shelf Science 67: 562-568. (SCI)
  4. Dobretsov S, Dahms H-U, YiLi H, Wahl M, Qian P-Y (2007) The effect of quorum sensing blockers on marine microbial communities and larval settlement. FEMS Microbial Ecology 60:177-188. (SCI)
  5. Ferrari FD, Dahms H-U (2007) Postembryonic development of the Copepoda. Crustaceana Monographs 8: 1-232. (SCI)
  6. Ferrari F.D., Rybnikov P.V., Dahms H.-U. (2007) Redescription of Tegastes nanus Sars, 1904 (Copepoda: Harpacticoida: Tegastidae) from Spitzbergen in the Arctic Ocean. Invertebrate Zoology 4(1):1-14. (SCI)
  7. Hwang J-S, Kumar R, Dahms H-U, Tseng L-C, Chen Q-C. (2007) Mesh-size affects abundance estimates of Oithona spp. (Copepoda: Cyclopoida). Crustaceana 80 (7): 827-837. (SCI)
  8. Hwang J-S, Dahms H-U, Tseng L-C, Chen Q-C (2007) Intrusions of the Kuroshio Current in the northern South China Sea affect copepod assemblages of the Luzon Strait. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 352: 12-27. (SCI)
  9. Qian P-Y, Lau SCK, Dahms H-U, Dobretsov S, Harder T (2007) Marine biofilms as mediators of colonization by marine macroorganisms: implications for antifouling and aquaculture. Marine Biotechnology 9: 399-410. (SCI)
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