Jianmei Luo   

phD, Professor
Dean of Pharmaceutical Engineering 

College of Biotechnology, Tianjin University of Science and Technology

Main courses:
Undergraduate courses: Pharmaceutical Technology, Principles of Medicine Biosynthesis, Technology Experiment of Pharmaceutical Engineering, Production Practice. 
Teaching Achievements:
Participated in 1 provincial and ministerial level education reform project 
Publications of 2 educational reform papers and 1 textbook.

The instructed undergraduates won 1 Municipal and 5 University-level Excellent Undergraduate Theses (Design) Awards

Research Interests
The screening, genetic background and molecular modification of microorganisms with high application value in industrial, medical and environmental fields
The cell physiological response mechanism under stressful conditions and the tolerance regulation 

The biocatalysis reactions and process regulation using the whole cells as biocatalysts


Undertake 10s research projects from National Natural Science Foundation of China, International Foundation for Science, Tianjin Science and Technology Commission, Tianjin municipal education commission and enterprise.

Over 30 SCI/EI research papers, including BIOSENS BIOELECTRON,BIORESOURCE TECHNOL,J AGR FOOD CHEM, APPL MICROBIOL BIOTECHNOL, and 10 s patents application or authorization. The papers published in the past five years were as follows:
1. Luo J.M.*, Wang T.T., Li. X., Yang Y.N., Zhou M.H.*, Li M., Yan Z.L. Enhancement of bioelectricity generation via heterologous expression of IrrE in Pseudomonas aeruginosa-inoculated MFCs[J]. Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2018, 117: 23-31. (Top Journal, IF:8.173)
2. Song B., Zhou Q., Xue H.J., Liu J.J., Zheng Y.Y., Shen Y.B., Wang M., Luo J.M. *. IrrE improves organic solvent tolerance and Δ1-dehydrogenation productivity of Arthrobacter simplex[J]. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 2018, 66(20), 5210-5220. (Top Journal, IF:3.412)
3. Luo J.M.*, Li M., Zhou M.H.*, Hu Y.S. Characterization of a novel strain phylogenetically related to Kocuria rhizophila and its chemical modification to improve performance of microbial fuel cells[J]. Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2015, 69: 113-120. (Top Journal, IF:8.173)
4. Luo J.M.*, Yang J., He H.H., Jin T., Zhou L., Wang M., Zhou M.H.* A new electrochemically active bacterium phylogenetically related to Tolumonas osonensis and power performance in MFCs [J]. Bioresource Technology, 2013, 139: 141-148. (Top Journal, IF:5.94)
5. Luo J.M.*, Li J.S., Liu D., Liu F., Wang Y.T., Song X.R., Wang M. Genome shuffling of Streptomyces gilvosporeus for improving natamycin production[J]. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 2012, 60 (23): 6026-6036. (Top Journal, IF:3.412)
6. Luo J.M.*, Song Z.Y., Ning. J., Cheng Y.X., Wang Y.X., Cui F.F., Shen Y.B., Wang M. The global ethanol-induced alteration in Arthrobacter simplex and its mutants with enhanced ethanol tolerance [J]. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, DOI: 10.1007/s00253-018-9301-1. (Top Journal, IF 3.340). 
7. Luo J.M., Liang Q.K., Shen Y.B., Chen X., Yin Z.N., Wang M.*. Biotransformation of bavachinin by three fungal cell cultures [J]. Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering, 2014, 117 (2): 191-196. (IF 1.884).
8. Luo J.M., Ning J., Wang Y.X., Cheng Y.X., Zheng Y., Shen Y.B. Wang M.*. The effect of ethanol on cell properties and steriod 1-en-dehydrogenation biotransformation of Arthrobacter simplex[J]. Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry, 2014,61(5):555-564. (IF 1.362).
9. Luo J.M.,Chi M.L., Wang H.Y., He H.H., Zhou M.H.*  Electrochemical surface modification of carbon mesh anode to improve the performance of air-cathode microbial fuel cells[J]. Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering, 2013,36: 1889-1896. (IF 1.823). 

Research Achievements and Awards

Tianjin Science and Technology Progress Awards (1 First Prize and 1 Second Prize)

Contact information 
Office address: College of Biotechnology, Tianjin University of Science and Technology, 89 P O Box, No. 29, St.No.13, Tianjin Econmic-Technological Development Area(TEDA), Tianjin 300457, P.R.China
Office telephone: 86-22-60601256
Office fax number: 86-22-60602298