ByungJin Min

Phone: 334-727-8393

Kangwon National University, B.A. Animal Food Science & Technology
Kangwon National University, M.A. Animal Food Science & Technology
Clemson University, Ph.D. Food Science and Human Nutrition

Assistant Professor, Department of Food and Nutritional Sciences, Tuskegee University, 2009-Present
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Tuskegee University, 2007-2009

Ehibet, F.E., B.J. Min., M.K. Park and J.-H. Oh. 2011.  Characterization and antimicrobial activity of sweetpotato starch-based edible film containing origanum (Thymus capitatus) oil. Journal of Food Science. 76:178-184.

Min, B.J., B.R. Min., J.M. Sieg., J.-S. Eun., D.R. Zobell and D.C. Tice. 2011.  Effects of tannin extracts on in vitro growth of selected food-borne pathogenic bacteria. ADSA-ASAS Joint Annual Meeting. July 10-14, New Orleans, LA.

Tice, D.C., Y. Banks., J. Lee and B.J. Min. 2011.  Inhibition of microbial growth by seed extracts on fresh refrigerated sausage. IFT Annual Meeting. June 11-14, New Orleans, LA.

Nyiawung, K., D. Mortley., C. Issah., C. Bonsi., M. Egnin., B.J. Min., W. Hill and B. Vaughan. 2011.  Sweetpotato as a potential feedstock for biofuel production. 16th Biennial Research Symposium of ARD. April 9-13, Atlanta, GA.

Lee, J., B. Kouakou., G. Kannan and B.J. Min. 2011.  Oxidation of Omega-3 Enriched Fish Oil for Animal Feeding Applications.  102nd AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo. May 1-4, Cincinati, OH.

Min, B.J., I.Y. Han and P.L. Dawson. 2010.  Antimicrobial gelatin film properties and activity against Listeria monocytogenes on turkey bologna.  Poultry Science. 89:1307-1314.

Tice, D., F. Ehivet., S. Weatherspoon and B.J. Min. 2010.  Potential effect of muscadine extract on microbial growth in ground beef during refrigerated storage.  Annual Meeting of Institute of Food Technologists.  Chicago, IL.

Weatherspoon, S., R. Pace., W. McElhenney., D. Tice and B.J. Min. 2010.  Food safety concerns from fresh produce in local farmer’s markets and grocery stores.  Annual Meeting of International Association of Food Protection. Anaheim, CA.

Min, B.J. 2010.  Antimicrobial activity of catfish gelatin coating containing natural oil against foodborne pathogens.  Federal Catfish Conference by USDA.  Washington DC.

Min, B.J. and J.-H. Oh. 2009.  Antimicrobial activity of catfish gelatin coating containing origanum (thymus capitatus) oil against gram-negative pathogenic bacteria.  Journal of Food Science.  74(4) M143-148.

Min, B.J., M. Egnin, C. Bonsi, D. Mortley, S. Traore and M. Gao.  Characterization of local sweetpotato cultivars as bio-fuel crop.  P-3013.  In Vitro Biology Annual Meeting.  Charleston, South Carolina, June 2009.

Traore, S., M. Egnin, F. Sanders, S. Samuels, T. Radwan, B.J. Min and J. Jackson.  Expression of synthetic tumor reducing peptides genes in sweetpotato.  P-3014. In Vitro Biology Annual Meeting.  Charleston, SC, June 2009.

Samuels, S., M. Egnin, J. Jaynes, S. Traore, B.J. Min and J. Jackson.  Development of transgenic sweetpotato [Ipomoea batatas (L. lam)] expressing jc41ND genes as plant-based vaccines against HIV.  P-3015. In Vitro Biology Annual Meeting. Charleston, SC, June 2009.

Egnin, M., F. Sanders, H. Gao, G. He, S. Traore, D. Mortley, B.J. Min and J. Jackson.  Genomics: gene mining/gene expression profiling.  P-3018.  In Vitro Biology Annual Meeting.  Charleston, SC, June 2009.

Min, B.J., M.S. Sajeev and J.-H. Oh. Mechanical and rheological properties of biodegradable films fabricated with sweetpotato starch and catfish gelatin.  IFT Annual Meeting. Anaheim, CA. June 2009.

Ehivet, F.E., B.J. Min and J-H. Oh.  Characterization and antimicrobial activity of sweet potato starch-based edible film containg origanum (thymus capitatus) oil.  ARD 15th Research Symposium. Atlanta, GA. March 2009.

Min, B.J., M. Egnin., C. Bonsi., D. Mortley., S. Traore and M. Gao.  Screening of sweetpotato cultivars for bio-fuel energy. ARD 15th Research Symposium.  Atlanta, GA. March 2009.

Traore, M.S., M. Egnin., J. Jaynes., E. Powell., B.J. Min., T. Radwan and S. Samuel.  Expression of cancer tumor reducing peptide in sweetpotato.  ARD 15th Research Symposium.  Atlanta, GA. March 2009.

K. Shetty, I. Adyanthaya, Y.I. Kwon, E. Apostolids, B.J. Min, P. Dawson.  2008. pp. 341-359: Post-harvest enhancement of phenolic phytochemical in apples for preservation and health benefits.  In: G. Paliyath, D.P. Murr, A.K. Handa, S. Lurie. Postharvest Biology and Technology of Fruit, Vegetables, and Flowers. Wiley-Blackwell.

Min, B.J and J.-H. Oh. 2008.  Disinfection of egg shell using catfish gelatin coating containing origanum essential oil.  AEA/ARD Land Grant Conference. Memphis, TN. June 2008.

Min, B.J., Y. Wang., J.L. Herring and J.H. Oh.  Antimicrobial activity of catfish gelatin containing origanum oil against gram-negative pathogenic bacteria.  IFT Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA. June 2008.

Certificate of Appreciation, USDA 2010
Secretary of Gamma Sigma Delta Tuskegee University Chapter 2009 ~ Present
Selected Scientific Paper Presentation in Food Safety, AEA/ARD Land Grant Conference, Memphis, TN 2008

Department of Food and Nutritional Sciences, 204 Campbell Hall, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL 36088
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