Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Research Output 1978 2020

2020

A direct injection liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry method for the kinetic study on iodinated contrast media (ICMs) removal in natural water

Lopez-Prieto, I. J., Wu, S., Ji, W., Daniels, K. D. & Snyder, S. A., Mar 2020, In : Chemosphere. 243, 125311.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Contrast media
Liquid chromatography
Direct injection
Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Liquid Chromatography

Diazole and triazole inhibition of nitrification process in return activated sludge

Li, G., Field, J. A., Zeng, C., Madeira, C. L., Nguyen, C. H., Jog, K. V., Speed, D. & Sierra-Alvarez, R., Feb 2020, In : Chemosphere. 241, 124993.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrification
Azoles
Triazoles
Sewage
Wastewater treatment

Dissolution and final fate of arsenic associated with gypsum, calcite, and ferrihydrite: Influence of microbial reduction of As(V), sulfate, and Fe(III)

Rios-Valenciana, E. E., Briones-Gallardo, R., Chazaro-Ruiz, L. F., Lopez-Lozano, N. E., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Celis, L. B., Jan 1 2020, In : Chemosphere. 239, 124823.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calcium Sulfate
ferrihydrite
Calcium Carbonate
Calcite
Gypsum

Inhibition of anaerobic ammonium oxidation (anammox) bacteria by addition of high and low concentrations of chloramphenicol and comparison of attached- and suspended-growth

Phanwilai, S., Piyavorasakul, S., Noophan, P. L., Daniels, K. D. & Snyder, S. A., Jan 1 2020, In : Chemosphere. 238, 124570.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Container closures
Chloramphenicol
Ammonium Compounds
Bacteria
ammonium

On the chemical nature of wet deposition over a major desiccated lake: Case study for Lake Urmia basin

Ahmady-Birgani, H., Ravan, P., Schlosser, J. S., Cuevas-Robles, A., AzadiAghdam, M. & Sorooshian, A., Apr 2020, In : Atmospheric Research. 234, 104762.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wet deposition
rainwater
lake
aerosol
saline lake
2019
4 Citations (Scopus)

A case study of BTEX characteristics and health effects by major point sources of pollution during winter in Iran

Baghani, A. N., Sorooshian, A., Heydari, M., Sheikhi, R., Golbaz, S., Ashournejad, Q., Kermani, M., Golkhorshidi, F., Barkhordari, A., Jafari, A. J., Delikhoon, M. & Shahsavani, A., Apr 1 2019, In : Environmental Pollution. p. 607-617 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Middle East
Iran
Pollution
Gases
Health

Adaptation of granular sludge microbial communities to nitrate, sulfide, and/or p-cresol removal

Fernandez-Gonzalez, N., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Field, J. A., Amils, R. & Sanz, J. L., Sep 19 2019, In : International Microbiology. 22, 3, p. 305-316 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfides
Sewage
Nitrates
Denitrification
Poisons
1 Citation (Scopus)

Aerosol–cloud–meteorology interaction airborne field investigations: Using lessons learned from the U.S. West coast in the design of activate off the U.S. East Coast

Sorooshian, A., Anderson, B., Bauer, S. E., Braun, R. A., Cairns, B., Crosbie, E., Dadashazar, H., Diskin, G., Ferrare, R., Flagan, R. C., Hair, J., Hostetler, C., Jonsson, H. H., Kleb, M. M., Liu, H., Macdonald, A. B., McComiskey, A., Moore, R., Painemal, D., Russell, L. M. & 10 others, Seinfeld, J. H., Shook, M., Smith, W. L., Thornhill, K., Tselioudis, G., Wang, H., Zeng, X., Zhang, B., Ziemba, L. & Zuidema, P., Jan 1 2019, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 100, 8, p. 1511-1528 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

volcanic cloud
meteorology
coast

Air pollution prediction by using an artificial neural network model

Maleki, H., Sorooshian, A., Goudarzi, G., Baboli, Z., Tahmasebi Birgani, Y. & Rahmati, M., Jan 1 2019, In : Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Air pollution
Air quality
artificial neural network
air quality
atmospheric pollution
2 Citations (Scopus)

Application of deoxygenation-aeration cycling to control the predatory bacterium Vampirovibrio chlorellavorus in Chlorella sorokiniana cultures

Attalah, S., Waller, P. M., Steichen, S., Gao, S., Brown, C. C., Ogden, K. L. & Brown, J. K., May 1 2019, In : Algal Research. 39, 101427.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chlorella sorokiniana
aeration
bacteria
coculture
anaerobic conditions

Assessing the passage of small pesticides through reverse osmosis membranes

Fujioka, T., Kodamatani, H., Yujue, W., Yu, K. D., Wanjaya, E. R., Yuan, H., Fang, M. & Snyder, S. A., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Membrane Science. 117577.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Osmosis
reverse osmosis
Osmosis membranes
pesticides
Reverse osmosis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Assessment of online bacterial particle counts for monitoring the performance of reverse osmosis membrane process in potable reuse

Fujioka, T., Makabe, R., Mori, N., Snyder, S. A. & Leddy, M., Jun 1 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 667, p. 540-544 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Osmosis membranes
Reverse osmosis
membrane
Monitoring
monitoring
1 Citation (Scopus)

Attenuation of pharmaceutically active compounds in aqueous solution by UV/CaO2 process: Influencing factors, degradation mechanism and pathways

Zheng, M., Daniels, K. D., Park, M., Nienhauser, A. B., Clevenger, E. C., Li, Y. & Snyder, S. A., Nov 1 2019, In : Water research. 164, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

aqueous solution
Degradation
degradation
Photolysis
Wastewater

Biosynthesis of gold and silver nanoparticles using Parkinsonia Florida leaf extract and antimicrobial activity of silver nanoparticles

López-Millán, A., Del Toro-Sánchez, C. L., Ramos-Enríquez, J. R., Carrillo-Torres, R. C., Zavala-Rivera, P., Esquivel, R., Álvarez-Ramos, E., Moreno-Corral, R., Guzmán-Zamudio, R. & Lucero-Acunã, A., Jul 5 2019, In : Materials Research Express. 6, 9, 095025.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biosynthesis
Silver
Gold
Nanoparticles
Flavonoids
Open Access
Tungsten
Chemical mechanical polishing
Friction
Silicon Dioxide
Lubrication

Corrigendum to do Conocarpus erectus airborne pollen grains exacerbate autumnal thunderstorm asthma attacks in Ahvaz, Iran? (Atmospheric Environment (2019) 213 (311–325), (S1352231019303930), (10.1016/j.atmosenv.2019.06.010))

Rad, H. D., Assarehzadegan, M. A., Goudarzi, G., Sorooshian, A., Birgani, Y. T., Maleki, H., Jahantab, S., Idani, E., Babaei, A. A. & Neisi, A., Oct 1 2019, In : Atmospheric Environment. 214, 116851.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

asthma
thunderstorm
pollen
spore
index

Cost minimization of deoxygenation for control of Vampirovibrio chlorellavorus in Chlorella sorokiniana cultures

Attalah, S., Waller, P. M., Steichen, S., Brown, C. C., Mehdipour, Y., Ogden, K. L. & Brown, J. K., Sep 1 2019, In : Algal Research. 42, 101615.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chlorella sorokiniana
raceways
nitrogen
algae
gases

Coupling reactions between reduced intermediates of insensitive munitions compound analog 4-nitroanisole

Kadoya, W. M., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Jagadish, B., Wong, S., Abrell, L. M., Mash, E. A. & Field, J. A., May 1 2019, In : Chemosphere. 222, p. 789-796 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poisons
Ascorbic acid
Amines
Nucleophiles
Reducing agents

DEET occurrence in wastewaters: Seasonal, spatial and diurnal variability - mismatches between consumption data and environmental detection

Marques dos Santos, M., Hoppe-Jones, C. & Snyder, S. A., Nov 1 2019, In : Environment International. 132, 105038.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
wastewater
diurnal variation
climatic region
detection method
nuclear magnetic resonance

Differential response of BEAS-2B and H-441 cells to methylene blue photoactivation

Rodríguez-Córdova, R. J., Gutiérrez-Valenzuela, C. A., Bojang, P., Esquivel, R., Hernández, P., Ramos, K., Guzman, R. Z. & Lucero-Acuña, A., Jan 1 2019, In : Anticancer research. 39, 7, p. 3739-3744 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methylene Blue
Reactive Oxygen Species
Photochemotherapy
Cell Survival
Lasers

Do Conocarpus erectus airborne pollen grains exacerbate autumnal thunderstorm asthma attacks in Ahvaz, Iran?

Dehdari Rad, H., Assarehzadegan, M. A., Goudarzi, G., Sorooshian, A., Tahmasebi Birgani, Y., Maleki, H., Jahantab, S., Idani, E., Babaei, A. A. & Neisi, A., Sep 15 2019, In : Atmospheric Environment. 213, p. 311-325 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

asthma
thunderstorm
spore
pollen
autumn

Economic performance of membrane distillation configurations in optimal solar thermal desalination systems

Karanikola, V., Moore, S. E., Deshmukh, A., Arnold, R. G., Elimelech, M. & Sáez, A. E., Dec 15 2019, In : Desalination. 472, 114164.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Desalination
distillation
Distillation
desalination
membrane

Effect of conditioner type and downforce, and pad surface micro-texture on SiO 2 chemical mechanical planarization performance

McAllister, J., Stuffle, C., Sampurno, Y., Hetherington, D., Suarez, J. S., Borucki, L. & Philipossian, A., Apr 1 2019, In : Micromachines. 10, 4, 258.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Chemical mechanical polishing
Polishing
Textures
Friction
1 Citation (Scopus)

Genotoxicity assay and potential byproduct identification during different UV-based water treatment processes

Zhang, A., Jia, A., Park, M., Li, Y. & Snyder, S. A., Feb 1 2019, In : Chemosphere. 217, p. 176-182 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Water Purification
mutagenicity
genotoxicity
Water treatment
Byproducts

Geochemistry and environmental effects of potentially toxic elements, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and microplastics in coastal sediments of the Persian Gulf

Abbasi, S., Keshavarzi, B., Moore, F., Shojaei, N., Sorooshian, A., Soltani, N. & Delshab, H., Aug 1 2019, In : Environmental Earth Sciences. 78, 15, 492.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Persian Gulf
Geochemistry
Poisons
geochemistry
coastal sediment

Inferences of slurry bow wave width from mean coefficient of friction and directivity in chemical mechanical planarization

Diaz, G., Sampurno, Y., Theng, S. & Philipossian, A., Jan 1 2019, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 8, 5, p. P3018-P3021

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Chemical mechanical polishing
Friction
Flow rate
Stick-slip
Polishing
2 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of natural and urban emissions on rainwater chemistry at a southwestern Iran coastal site

Rastegari Mehr, M., Keshavarzi, B. & Sorooshian, A., Jun 10 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 668, p. 1213-1221 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heavy Metals
rainwater
Heavy metals
Factor analysis
Factorization
1 Citation (Scopus)

Insights into tungsten chemical mechanical planarization: Part II. Effect of pad surface micro-texture on frictional, thermal and kinetic aspects of the process

Mariscal, J. C., McAllister, J., Sampurno, Y., Suarez, J. S., Borucki, L. & Philipossian, A., Jan 1 2019, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 8, 5, p. P3175-P3184

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Tungsten
Chemical mechanical polishing
Textures
Chemical vapor deposition
Kinetics

Insights into tungsten chemical mechanical planarization: Part III. Mini-marathons and associated numerical simulations

Mariscal, J. C., McAllister, J., Sampurno, Y., Suarez, J. S., Borucki, L. & Philipossian, A., Jan 1 2019, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 8, 5, p. P3190-P3194

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Tungsten
Chemical mechanical polishing
Chemical vapor deposition
Computer simulation
Friction
2 Citations (Scopus)

Insights into tungsten chemical mechanical planarization: Part I. Surface micro-texture evolution during pad break-in

Mariscal, J. C., McAllister, J., Sampurno, Y., Suarez, J. S., Borucki, L. & Philipossian, A., Jan 1 2019, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 8, 5, p. P3091-P3097

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Tungsten
Chemical mechanical polishing
Chemical vapor deposition
Textures
Confocal microscopy

Mathematical modeling and parametrical analysis of the temperature dependency of control drug release from biodegradable nanoparticles

Lucero-Acuña, A., Gutiérrez-Valenzuela, C. A., Esquivel, R. & Guzman, R. Z., Jan 1 2019, In : RSC Advances. 9, 16, p. 8728-8739 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Nanoparticles
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Thermal effects
Temperature
Degradation

Microbial Enrichment Culture Responsible for the Complete Oxidative Biodegradation of 3-Amino-1,2,4-triazol-5-one (ATO), the Reduced Daughter Product of the Insensitive Munitions Compound 3-Nitro-1,2,4-triazol-5-one (NTO)

Madeira, C. L., Jog, K. V., Vanover, E. T., Brooks, M. D., Taylor, D. K., Sierra-Alvarez, R., Waidner, L. A., Spain, J. C., Krzmarzick, M. J. & Field, J. A., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Science and Technology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biodegradation
biodegradation
Degradation
degradation
Nitrogen
Gallium
Indium arsenide
Indium
Toxicity
Gallium arsenide

Modeling the UV/H2O2 oxidation of phenolic compounds in a continuous-flow reactor with reflective walls

Zhang, T., Márquez-Hernández, L. I., Arnold, R. G., Diefenthal, G. & Saez, A. E., Jun 1 2019, In : Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering. 7, 3, 103150.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

phenolic compound
oxidation
Oxidation
Electric lamps
modeling
1 Citation (Scopus)

Model of temperature, evaporation, and productivity in elevated experimental algae raceways and comparison with commercial raceways

Khawam, G., Waller, P. M., Gao, S., Edmundson, S., Wigmosta, M. S. & Ogden, K. L., May 1 2019, In : Algal Research. 39, 101448.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

algae
raceways
evaporation
temperature
temperature profiles

Nitrogen balances and impacts on the algae cultivation-extraction-digestion-cultivation process

Zhang, B. & Ogden, K. L., May 1 2019, In : Algal Research. 39, 101434.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

algae
nitrogen balance
digestion
nitrogen
nutrients
1 Citation (Scopus)

On the nature and health impacts of BTEX in a populated middle eastern city: Tehran, Iran

Golkhorshidi, F., Sorooshian, A., Jafari, A. J., Baghani, A. N., Kermani, M., Kalantary, R. R., Ashournejad, Q. & Delikhoon, M., May 1 2019, In : Atmospheric Pollution Research. 10, 3, p. 921-930 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bus terminals
BTEX
health impact
benzene
Benzene

On the nature of sea salt aerosol at a coastal megacity: Insights from Manila, Philippines in Southeast Asia

AzadiAghdam, M., Braun, R. A., Edwards, E. L., Bañaga, P. A., Cruz, M. T., Betito, G., Cambaliza, M. O., Dadashazar, H., Lorenzo, G. R., Ma, L., MacDonald, A. B., Nguyen, P., Simpas, J. B., Stahl, C. & Sorooshian, A., Nov 1 2019, In : Atmospheric Environment. 216, 116922.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

megacity
sea salt
aerosol
wet season
air mass

Overview of Monitoring Techniques for Evaluating Water Quality at Potable Reuse Treatment Facilities

Vandegrift, J., Hooper, J., da Silva, A., Bell, K., Snyder, S. A. & Rock, C. M., Jul 1 2019, In : Journal - American Water Works Association. 111, 7, p. 12-23 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Drinking Water
Water quality
safety
water quality
Monitoring
1 Citation (Scopus)

Potentially toxic elements (PTEs) and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in fish and prawn in the Persian Gulf, Iran

Soltani, N., Moore, F., Keshavarzi, B., Sorooshian, A. & Javid, R., May 30 2019, In : Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 173, p. 251-265 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Indian Ocean
Health hazards
Poisons
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons

Preface—JSS focus issue on CMP for sub-10 nm technologies

Philipossian, A. & Park, J. G., Jan 1 2019, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 8, 5, p. Y1

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
Cytidine Monophosphate
1 Citation (Scopus)

Quantifying Electric Field Enhancement of Water Dissociation Rates in Bipolar Membranes

Martinez, R. J. & Farrell, J., Jan 16 2019, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 58, 2, p. 782-789 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric fields
Membranes
Water
Chemical activation
Deprotonation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Reductive biotransformation as a pretreatment to enhance in situ chemical oxidation of nitroaromatic and nitroheterocyclic explosives

Madeira, C. L., Kadoya, W. M., Li, G., Wong, S., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., May 1 2019, In : Chemosphere. 222, p. 1025-1032 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biotransformation
Biotransformation
2,4-dinitrotoluene
explosive
Soil

Simulation of shading and algal growth in experimental raceways

Khawam, G., Waller, P. M., Gao, S., Edmundson, S., Huesemann, M., Attalah, S. & Ogden, K. L., Aug 1 2019, In : Algal Research. 41, 101575.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

raceways
algae
shade
biomass
winter
4 Citations (Scopus)

Size-resolved characteristics of water-soluble particulate elements in a coastal area: Source identification, influence of wildfires, and diurnal variability

Ma, L., Dadashazar, H., Braun, R. A., MacDonald, A. B., Aghdam, M. A., Maudlin, L. C. & Sorooshian, A., Jun 1 2019, In : Atmospheric Environment. 206, p. 72-84 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wildfire
waste facility
water
stratocumulus
fog
1 Citation (Scopus)

Size-resolved composition and morphology of particulate matter during the southwest monsoon in Metro Manila, Philippines

Cruz, M. T., Bañaga, P. A., Bañaga, P. A., Betito, G., Braun, R. A., Stahl, C., Aghdam, M. A., Obiminda Cambaliza, M., Dadashazar, H., Hilario, M. R., Lorenzo, G. R., Ma, L., MacDonald, A. B., Pabroa, P. C., Yee, J. R., Simpas, J. B. & Sorooshian, A., Aug 23 2019, In : Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 19, 16, p. 10675-10696 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
particulate matter
monsoon
black carbon
aerosol property
aerosol
6 Citations (Scopus)

Sources of pollution and interrelationships between aerosol and precipitation chemistry at a central California site

Dadashazar, H., Ma, L. & Sorooshian, A., Feb 15 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 651, p. 1776-1787 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

precipitation (chemistry)
Aerosols
sea salt
Pollution
aerosol
1 Citation (Scopus)

Spatio-temporal variations of absorbing aerosols and their relationship with meteorology over four high altitude sites in glaciated region of Pakistan

Nasir, J., Zeb, B., Sorooshian, A., Mansha, M., Alam, K., Ahmad, I., Rizvi, H. H. & Shafiq, M., Sep 1 2019, In : Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics. 190, p. 84-95 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pakistan
high altitude
meteorology
black carbon
aerosols

Stability and microbial toxicity of HfO2 and ZrO2 nanoparticles for photolithography

Gonzalez-Estrella, J., Field, J. A., Ober, C. K. & Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Jan 21 2019, In : Green Materials. 7, 3, p. 109-117 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photolithography
Toxicity
Nanoparticles
Hafnium
Methanogens

Strategies for selecting indicator compounds to assess attenuation of emerging contaminants during UV advanced oxidation processes

Yu, H. W., Park, M., Wu, S., Lopez, I. J., Ji, W., Scheideler, J. & Snyder, S. A., Dec 1 2019, In : Water Research. 166, 115030.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Impurities
Organic compounds
oxidation
Oxidation
pollutant