Silas S.O. Hung

PREVIOUS MEMBERS

Project Scientists


Dong-Fang Deng

Dr. Dong-Fang Deng Ph.D.

Current Address
Aquaculture Nutrition Program
School of Freshwater Sciences
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
600 East Greenfield Avenue, Milwaukee,
Wisconsin 53204


Email: ddeng@ucdavis.edu

Education

B.S., (Zoology) Zhongshan University, P.R.China, 1983-87.
M.S., (Fish nutrition) Zhongshan (Sun Yet-sen) University, P.R.China, 1987-90.
M.S., (Animal Science) University of California, Davis, 1994-96.
Ph.D., (Nutrition) University of California, Davis, 1996-99.

Graduate Students


Xin Deng

Dr. Xin Deng

Current address
California Environmental Protection Agency
Department of Pesticide Regulation,
1001 I Street, P.O. Box 4015,
Sacramento, CA 95812,

 


Office# 916-445-2506,
E-mail: xdeng@cdpr.ca.gov

Education

B.S., Department of Biology, Sichuan University, P.R.China, 1986.
M.S., Department of Animal Science, University of California, Davis. 2000.
Ph.D., Ecotoxicology, University of California, Davis, 2004.


 Diran H. Tashjian

Dr. Diran H. Tashjian

Current Address
Keller Fishback & Jackson,
18425 Burbank Blvd Ste 610
Tarzana, CA 91356,

 


E-mail: dtashjian@kfjlegal.com

Education

B.S., cum laude, in Biological Sciences, University of California, Irvine, June 2001.
Ph.D., Ecology (specialized in Toxicology, Physiology, and Phylogenetics), University of California, Davis June 2005.
J.D., University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall),May 2008.


Jang-Won Lee

Dr. Jang-Won Lee

E-mail: winterlove@gmail.com

Education

B.S., Biology, Dong-A University at Busan, Korea, 1998.
M.S., Animal Physiology, Pukyong National University at Busan, Korea 2000.
Ph.D., Aquatic toxicology, University of California, Davis, 211.


Susie S.Y. Huang

Dr. Susie S.Y. Huang

Current Address
AXYS Analytical Services, Ltd.
Sidney, BC

E-mail: shuang@axys.com

Education

B.Sc. (Biology) University of British Columbia (2001-2005).
M.Sc. (Zoology) University of British Columbia (2005-2007).
Ph.D. (Aquatic Toxicology) University of California, Davis 2012.


 Seunghyung Lee

Dr. Seunghyung Lee

Current Address
Aquaculture Nutrition Program
School of Freshwater Sciences
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
600 East Greenfield Avenue,
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53204 

E-mail: Lee534@uwm.edu

Education

B.Sc. (Aquaculture) Pukyong National University, Busan, Rep of Korea, 2006.
M.Sc. (Fisheries Biology) Pukyong National University, Busan, Rep of Korea
Ph.D. (Animal Biology) University of California, Davis 2015.

 Liran Haller

Liran Haller

Current Address
Research Scientist,
Protein Fluidics
http://proteinfluidics.com/

E-mail: hallerliran@gmail.com

Education

B.Sc, (School of Marine Science, Ruppin Academic Center, Michmoret, Israel) 2010.
M.Sc., (Animal Biology) University of California, Davis 2013.

Visiting Professors


 Anne Marie Bakke-McKellep

Dr. Anne Marie Bakke-McKellep

Current Address
Research scientist (Research Council of Norway-funded),
Norwegian School of Veterinary Science.

E-mail: anne.mckellep@veths.no

Education

B.S. cum laude in Animal Science, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA, 1986.
Med.vet. (DVM equivalent), Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Munich, Germany, 1993.
Dr.med.vet. (Ph.D.) in Animal Nutrition, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Oslo, Norway, 1999.

 Sang-Min Lee

Dr. and Professor Sang-Min Lee


Current Address

Faculty of Marine Bioscience & Technology
Kangnung National University
Gangneung 210-702, South Korea

E-mail: smlee@kangnung.ac.kr
or smleecho@lycos.co.kr 

Education

B.S., Pukyong National University, Pusan, Korea, Department of fisheries Education (Major: Aquaculture), 1985.
M.S., Fish Nutrition, Department of Aquaculture and Fisheries Biology, Pukyong National University, Pusan, Korea, 1990.
Ph.D. Fish Nutrition, Department of Aquaculture and Fisheries Biology,Pukyong National University, Pusan, Korea, 1993.


 Sungchul Charles Bai

Dr. Sungchul Charles Bai

Current Address
Department of Aquaculture
Feeds and Foods Nutrition Research Center
Pukyong National University
Busan 608-737, Korea

E-mail: scbai@pknu.ac.kr

Education

B.S., Animal Husbandry, Kon-Kuk University, Seoul, 1980.
M.S., Animal Nutrition, California State University, Fresno, 1984.
Ph.D., Nutrition, , Vet Med, UCD, 1990.

Dong Han

Dr. Dong Han, Ph.D.

Current Address
Institute of Hydrobiology,
the Chinese Academy of Sciences,
7 Donghu South Road,
Wuhan, Hubei, 430072,
P.R.China

E-mail: hand21cn@ihb.ac.cn

Education

B.S.,Virology,Wuhan University, China, 2000.
Ph.D., Fish Nutrition and Bioenergetics,Institute of Hydrobiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2005.

Visiting Post-Doc.


Nicola De Riu

Dr. Nicola De Riu

Current address
Dipartimento di Medicina Veterinaria
Università degli Studi di Sassari
Via Vienna 2, 07100 SASSARI (Italy)
E-mail: nderiu@uniss.it

Education

Doctoral in Veterinary Medicine, Department of Radiology, University of Sassari, Italy, 1999-2002.
Ph.D., in Animal Production and Food Safety, Department of Animal Science – Faculty of Veterinary Medicine - University of Sassari, Italy, Nov. 2005.

Visiting Graduate Students


 Xiaotao Shi

Dr. Xiaotao Shi

E-mail: sxtshanghai@163.com

Education

Bachelor: Major in Aquaculture in Fisheries College of Huazhong Agriculture University, 1999.9-2003.7
Master: Major in Hydrobiology in Fisheries College of Huazhong Agriculture University, 2003.9-2006.7
Ph.D.: Candidate: Major in Hydrobiology in Life College of East China Normal University and University of California, Davis, 2006.9-


 Chunfang Wang

Dr. Chunfang Wang

Current Address
Aquaculture.
Huazhong Agriculture University,
Wuhan, P.R.China

E-mail: chunfang9803@yahoo.com

Education

B.S.: Aquaculture. Huazhong Agriculture University, Wuhan, P.R.China: 1994-1998.
M.S.: Aquaculture. Huazhong Agriculture University, Wuhan, P.R.China: 1998-2001.
Ph.D: Fish Nutrition. Institute of Hydrobiology, the Chinese Academy of Sciences and University of California, Davis. 2005.


 Keke Zheng

Dr. Keke Zheng

Current Address
Yellow Sea Fisheries Research Institute,
Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences,
#106 Nanjing Road, Qingdao,
China 266071

E-mail: zhengkk@ysfri.ac.cn

Education

B.Sc. (marine aquaculture) Qingdao Agriculture University, 1998-2002.
PhD (Fish Physiological Ecology) Institute of Hydrobiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2002-2008.


 Dr. Weifang Wang

Dr. Weifang Wang

Current Address
Yellow Sea Fisheries Research Institute,
Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences,
#106 Nanjing Road, Qingdao,
China 266071

E-mail: wangwf@ysfri.ac.cn

Education

B.Sc., (Aquaculture) Jilin Agriculture University, Changchun, 1999-2003.
PhD, (Fish Nutrition) Ocean University of China,Qingdao,2003-2009.


PREVIOUS STUDENTS GRADUATED UNDER MY SUPERVISION


1. Moore, Brendan James, M.S. Animal Science, September 1986. First employment: Site Manager, Stolt Sea Farm California, LLT. P.O. Box 99, Herald, CA 85638, Telephone (209) 748-5884. E-mail: BRM@stoltseafarm.com. Current employment: High School Teacher, Current Address: unknown.

2. Carrasquel, Carman, M.S. Ecology, March 1987. First employment: Government job in Venezuela, Current employment: unknown.

3. Stuart, Jeffrey Scott, M.S. Animal Science, March 1987. First employment: Research Technician IV, New York Medical College, Valhalla NY. Current employment: Unknown.

4. Washburn, Barbara Shayne, M.S. Animal Science, Sept. 1987. First employment: Ph. D. in Nutrition under Dr. R.A. Freedland. 1987-1991. Current employment: Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, Ecotoxicology Unit, California State Government, Sacramento, 2002-present. E-mail: bwashburn@oehha.ca.gov.

5. Robert Taylor Pine, M.S. Ecology, March 1988. First employment: Technician, USAD ARS Aquatic Control Research Laboratory, UCD. 1988-1991. Current employment: Ecological Services field office in Austin, Texas, 512-490-0057, Robert_Pine@fws.gov.

6. Fynn-Aikins, Kofi, Ph.D. Ecology, March 1991. First employment: Post Doctoral Fellow, Dr. S. Huges, Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market Street. Philadelphia, PA. 1991-1992. Current employment: Chief, Lower Great Lakes Fishery Resources Office, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 405 N. French Rd., Suite 120A, Amherst, NY 14228, Tel.: 607-691-5456, Fax: 607-691-6154, E-mail: Kofi_FynnAikins@fws.gov, 2000-present.

7. Xu, Ruping, Ph.D. Nutrition. March 1993. First employment: Post Doctoral Fellow, Dr. J.B. German, Department of Food Science and Technology, UCD, 1993-1997. Current employment: Business Development Specialist, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, 2001-present. Home Address: 8251 Moller Ranch Drive, Pleasanton, CA. 94588. rupingxu@worldnet.att.net, Telephone (925) 947-6087(H) 212-6413 (M).

8. Herlod, Mark Alexander, MS. Ecology. 1992. Ph.D. Ecology, June 1996. Previous employment: Research Enologist, Joseph Phelps Vineyards Winery, St. Helena. Tel: 707-963-2745, CA. 1996-1997. Present employment: Winemaking Consultant, Current Address unknown.

9. Ng, Wing Keong, Ph.D. in Nutrition. September 1994. First employment: Post Doctoral Fellow, Dr. R.P. Wilson, Dept. of Biochemistry, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 1994-1998. Current employment: Professor, School of Biological Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Minden 11800, Penang, Malaysia, 1998-present. E-mail: wkng@usm.my.

10. Anna Gawlicka, Ph.D. in Nutrition. January, 1995 Université Laval, Québec. Co-supervise with Dr. Joël de la Noüe. First employment: Post Doctoral Fellow, Dr. E. David Lane, Malaspina College, Univeristy of British Columbia,BC, Canada V9R 5S5. 1995-1996. Current employment: Director of Clinical Affairs, EndoGastric Solutions, Inc. San Francisco Bay.

11. Pok Jui Teh, M.S. in Nutrition. June 1995. First employment: Administrator, Nakagawa Chemical Services (M) Sdu Bhd, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 1995. Current employment: Dentist and owner, 2830 Marconi Ave., Sacramento, CA (916) 972-1751, E-mail: sweepok@yahoo.com.

12. Leonardo M. Hosh, M.S. in International Agricultural Development, June 1995. First employment: Researcher, Applied Research Institute, Bethlehem-Caritas St., P.O. Box 860, West Bank-Via Israel, Tel & Fax 97 22 741889. 1995-1997. Second Employment: Head of Agricultural, Rural and Economic Development Unit/GEF Programme Officer at the Programme of Assistance to the Palestinian People, United Nations Development Programme (PAPP/UNDP) and the Global Environment Facility Programme Officer for the Palestinian Territories, Current employment: Unknown.

13. Dong-Fang Deng, M.S. in Animal Science. 1994. Ph.D. Nutrition Graduate Group. 1999. First employment: Post-Doctoral Fellow with S.S.O. Hung, Department of Animal Science, UCD. 2000-2001. Current employment: Research Scientist, Aquatic Feeds & Nutrition Department, Oceanic Institute, 41-202 Kalanianaole Hwy., Waimanalo, HI 96795-1820, Phone: (808) 259-3136
Fax: (808) 259-7936, E-mail: dfdeng@oceanicinstitute.org.

14. Xin Deng, Ph.D. Ecology Graduate Group, Admitted Fall 2000. Completed December 2004. First employment: Post-Doctoral Fellow with Dr. Daniel Schlenk, Department of Environmental Sciences, University of California Riverside. 2004-2007, Current employment: California Environmental Protection Agency Department of Pesticide Regulation, 1001 I Street, P.O. Box 4015, Sacramento, CA 95812, Office# 916-445-2506, E-mail: xdeng@cdpr.ca.gov.

15. Diran H. Tashjian, Ph.D. Ecology Graduate Group, Admitted Fall 2001. Completed September 2005. Current employment: Attorney, Keller Fishback & Jackson, 18425 Burbank Blvd Ste 610 Tarzana, CA 91356, E-mail: dtashjian@kfjlegal.com.

16. Jang-Won Lee, Ph.D. Animal Biology Graduate Group, Admitted Fall, 2006. Completed June, 2011. Current employment: Post-Doc, School of Health Sciences, Purdue University, 550 Stadium Mall Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA. E-mail: jjwlee@ucdavis.edu.

17. Susie S.Y. Huang. Animal Biology Graduate Group, Admitted Fall 2007. Completed June 2012. Current employment: Post-Doc, Center for Advanced Research in Environmental Genomics University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada. E-mail address: ssyhuang@ucdavis.edu.

18. Haller, Liran, M.S. student, Animal Biology Graduate Group, Admitted Fall 2011. Completed July 2013. Current employment: Ph.D. student????.

MS THESES UNDER MY SUPERVISION


1. Moore, J.B. (1987) Growth of juvenile white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus) fed different purified diets and Protein requirement of hatchery produced juvenile white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus).

2. Washburn, B.S. (1987) The effects of dietary protein and energy on the body composition and reproductive performance of rainbow trout broodstock (Salmo gairdneri).

3. Stuart, J.S. (1987) Quality of different protein concentrates for hatchery produced juvenile white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus).

4. Pine, R.T. (1988) The effects of static versus flowing water systems on triploid grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idella Val.) preference and feed conversion of aquatic macrophytes commonly found in Northern California.

5. Teh, P.S. (1995) The effect of dietary history on subsequent Eurasian watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum L.) consumption by triploid grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idella Val.).

6. Deng, D.F. (1996) Qualitative requirement of essential fatty acids for white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus).

7. Liran Y. Haller (2010). The effect of nutritional status on salinity tolerance in green sturgeon (Acipenser Medirostris) Juveniles.

PH.D. THESES UNDER MY SUPERVISION


1. Finn-Aikins, K. (1991) Carbohydrate utilization in the juvenile white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus).

2. Xu, R. (1993) White sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus) lipid nutrition.

3. Ng, W.K. (1994) Amino acid nutrition of juvenile white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus).

4. Gawlicka, A. (1995) Physiologie digestive et alimentation des larves de l’esturgeon blanc (Acipenser transmontanus). Universitè Laval, Quèbec, Canada.

5. Herold, M.A. (1996) Lipid nutrition in white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus).

6. Deng, D.F. (1999) Carbohydrate utilization by white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus).

7. Deng, X. (2004) Early life stages of Sacramento splittail (Pogonichthys macrolepidotus) and selenium toxicity to splittail embryos, juveniles and adults.

8. Tashjian, D. H. (2005) The toxicokinetics and chronic toxicity of selenium and the interactive effects of selenium with heat or salinity stress in white sturgeon.

9. Lee, J.W. (2011) Effects of dietary methylmercury and selenomethionine on juvenile green (Acipenser medirostris) and white sturgeon (A. transmontanus): Growth performance, tissue burden, and histopathology.

10. Huang, S.Y.S. (2012) A Pharmacokinetic approach to understanding selenium metabolism and its interaction with methylmercury in juvenile white sturgeon.

11. Lee, S.H. (2015) Effect of Nutritional Status on Salinity Stress Responses in White Sturgeon

PREVIOUS VISITING PROFESSORS/SCIENTISTS WORKED IN MY LABORATORY


1. Dr. Trond Storebakken, Senior Scientist, 1986-87. Aquacultural Research Council of Norway, Institute of Aquaculture Research, N-6600, Sunndalsøra, Norway.

2. Dr. Adnan A. Shqueir, Visiting Scientist, 1986-87. Life Science Department, Bethlehem University, Bethlehem, West Bank.

3. Mr. Anders Kiessling, 1987. Ph.D. Student, Department of Aquaculture, Swedish University of Agricultural Science, Uppsala, Sweden.

4. Mr. Hongbin Li, 1989-1990. Associate Professor, Aquatic Product Department, Tianjin Agricultural College, Tianjin, China.

5. Mr. Wei Liu, 1990-1991. Associate Researcher, Biological Resources Institute, Jiangxi, China.

6. Dr. Kofi Fynn-Aikins, 1992. Post Doctoral Fellow, Dr. S Huges, Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market Street. Philadelphia, PA.

7. Dr. Yibo Cui, 1994-1995, Researcher, Institute of Hydrobiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, Hubei, China.

8. Dr. Anna Gawlicka, 1995-1996 NSERC Post-doctoral fellow, Fisheries & Aquaculture, Malaspina University-college, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada, V9R 5S5.

9. Ms. Li-Xie Tain, 1995, Lecturer, Zhongshan University, Guangzhou, China.

10. Ms. Marie Hillestad, 1995, Research Fellow (Ph.D. student), Institute of Aquaculture Research, Ltd. AKVAFORSK, Sunndalsøa, Norway.

11. Dr. Houng-Yung Chen, 1995-1996, Professor, Institute of Marine Biology, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

12. Mr. Xin Deng, 1996, Research Assistant, Institute of Hydrobiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, Hubei, China.

13. Mr. Hsien-Chuan Lin, 1997-1998, Ph.D. Student, Department of Aquaculture, National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung, Taiwan.

14. Dr. Gro-Ingunn Hemre, 1998, Senior Researcher, Institute of Nutrition, Directorate of Fisheries, Bergen, Norway.

15. Mr. Stale Refstie, 1998-1999, Research Fellow, Institute of Aquaculture Research, Ltd. AKVAFORSK, Sunndalsøa, Norway.

16. Professor Qingjun Shao, 1998-1999, Associate Professor, College of Animal Sciences, Zhejiang Agricultural University, Hangzhou, China.

17. Dr. Shunsuke Koshio, 1999-2000, Associate Professor, Faculty of Fisheries, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan.

18. Mr. Saichiro Yokoyama, 1999, M.S. student, Faculty of Fisheries, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan.

19. Ms. Minako Obema, 1999, M.S. student, Faculty of Fisheries, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan.

20. Dr. Sungchul Charles Bai, 1999-2000, Associate Professor, Department of Aquaculture, Pukyong National University, Pusan, Korea.

21. Ms. Sang-Hee Park, 2000, M.S. student, Department of Aquaculture, Pukyong National University, Pusan, Korea.

22. Dr. Tae-Sun Min, 2002. Korea Science and Engineering Foundation, Korea, March-December.

23. Dr. Houng-Yung Chen, Professor, Institute of Marine Biology, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. 9/2002-1/2003.

24. Dr. Ann Marie McKellep, Research Scientist, Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science. Oslo, Norway 8/2004-6/2005.

25. Ms. Chun-fang Wang, Ph.D. Student, Institute of Hydrobiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, China, 10/2004-9/2005.

26. Dr. Franco Dapra, Ph.D. & DVM, Department of Morphophysilology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Torino University of Torino, Italy, 7/2005-9/2005

27. Mr. Seung Hyung Lee, Pre-MS. Student, Department of Aquaculture, Pukyong National University, Republic of (South) Korea. 1/2005-6/2005.

28. Ms. Anita Sagstad, Ph.D. Student, National Institute of Nutrition and Seafood Research/Bergen University, Bergen Norway, 4/ 2005-6/2005.

29. Dr. Yan Wang, Visiting Professor, Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology and Fish Nutrition Shanghai Fisheries University Shanghai, China. 1/2005-4/2005.

30. Dr. Sang-Min Lee, Visiting Professor, Faculty of Marine Bioscience & Technology Kangnung National University, Gangneung, South Korea. 1/2006-1/2008.

31. Ms. Keke Zheng, Visiting Ph. D. Student, Institute of Hydrobiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences Wuhan, Hubei, China, 5/2007-8/2007.

32. Dr. Nicola DeRiu (DVM & PhD), Visiting Post Doc, Department of Animal Biology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sassari, 9/2007-8/2009.

33. Dr. Carolina Casals, (DVM), Veterinary Medicine, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico, 7/2008-9/2008.

34. Mr. Xiaotao Shi, Visiting Ph.D. Student, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China, 1/2008-7/2008.

35. Ms. Weifang Wang, Visiting Ph.D. Student, Ocean University of China, Qingdao, China, 1/2008-6/2009.

36. Dr. Dong Han, Institute of Hydrobiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Hubei, Wuhan, China, 03/01/2009 to 09/01/2009

37. Ms. Natalia Devide, Veterinary Medicine student, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Torino University of Torino, Italy, 7/2010-9/2010

38. Dr. Jae Won Kim, Department of Marine Life-Science, Gang Won Provincial College, Republic of South Korea, 06/31/2010-02/25/2011

39. Dr. Patrick Kestemont, Visiting Professor, University of Namur, Laboratory of Ecophysiology and Ecotoxicology, Research Unit in Environmental and Evolutionary Biology. Namur, Belgium, 06/02-09/14/2011

40. Mr. Jun Ho Lee, Visiting Ph.D. student, Department of Marine Biomaterials and Aquaculture/Feeds and Foods Nutrition Research Center, Pukyong National University, Republic of Korea, 7/12-10/12