Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Research Output 1978 2020

2018
7 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of conditioner type and downforce, and pad break-in time, on pad surface micro-texture in chemical mechanical planarization

McAllister, J., Stuffle, C., Sampurno, Y., Hetherington, D., Suarez, J. S., Borucki, L. & Philipossian, A., Jan 1 2018, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 7, 11, p. P677-P688

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemical mechanical polishing
Textures
Confocal microscopy
Topography
Mechanics
1 Citation (Scopus)
Electrocatalysis
Metal nanoparticles
Catalyst supports
mass ratios
catalysts
4 Citations (Scopus)

Enhanced solubility of carbon dioxide for encapsulated ionic liquids in polymeric materials

Kaviani, S., Kolahchyan, S., Hickenbottom, K. L., Lopez, A. M. & Nejati, S., Dec 15 2018, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 354, p. 753-757 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ionic Liquids
Ionic liquids
Carbon Dioxide
Carbon dioxide
solubility
4 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation and Modeling of Bioethanol Yield Efficiency from Sweet Sorghum Juice

Ebrahimiaqda, E. & Ogden, K. L., Apr 16 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Bioenergy Research. p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sweet sorghum
bioethanol
Bioethanol
Fermentation
juices
8 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of the relationship between PM10 concentrations and heavy metals during normal and dusty days in Ahvaz, Iran

Farsani, M. H., Shirmardi, M., Alavi, N., Maleki, H., Sorooshian, A., Babaei, A., Asgharnia, H., Marzouni, M. B. & Goudarzi, G., Aug 1 2018, In : Aeolian Research. 33, p. 12-22 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

heavy metal
dust storm
cobalt
sampler
spectrometry
4 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence of anaerobic coupling reactions between reduced intermediates of 4-nitroanisole

Kadoya, W. M., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Wong, S., Abrell, L. M., Mash, E. A. & Field, J. A., Mar 1 2018, In : Chemosphere. 195, p. 372-380 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poisons
Waste Water
Sewage
Pesticides
Liquid Chromatography

Experimental study of hygroscopy of single and different mixtures of MgCl 2 , KCl, NaCl, ZnCl 2 for application as heat transfer fluids in CSP

Wang, X., Hu, Q., Kim, G. P., Xu, X., Li, P. & Gervasio, D. F., Jan 1 2018, Energy. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), (ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings (IMECE); vol. 6B-2018).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Solar energy
Salts
Heat transfer
Fluids
Molten materials
6 Citations (Scopus)
Solar energy
Eutectics
Molten materials
Salts
Heat transfer

Farewell

Muscat, A. J., May 1 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing. 31, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

3 Citations (Scopus)

Gallium arsenide (GaAs) leaching behavior and surface chemistry changes in response to pH and O2

Ramos-Ruiz, A., Field, J. A., Sun, W. & Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Jul 1 2018, In : Waste Management. 77, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gallium
leaching
arsenic
landfill
arsenite

Gas-Phase Wafer Cleaning Technology

Rotondaro, A. L. P. & Muscat, A. J., Mar 17 2018, Handbook of Silicon Wafer Cleaning Technology. Elsevier Inc., p. 305-377 73 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Cleaning
Gases
Surface reactions
Plasma sources
Ozone

Gradient filling of copper in porous silicon using a non-contact electrochemical method

Zhao, M., Shadman, F. & Keswani, M. K., Jul 1 2018, In : Applied Surface Science. 445, p. 505-511 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Porous silicon
Copper
Copper Sulfate
Etching
Current density
23 Citations (Scopus)

Heavy metal contamination and health risk assessment in three commercial fish species in the Persian Gulf

Keshavarzi, B., Hassanaghaei, M., Moore, F., Rastegari Mehr, M., Soltanian, S., Lahijanzadeh, A. R. & Sorooshian, A., Apr 1 2018, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 129, 1, p. 245-252 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Persian Gulf
Health risks
Risk assessment
Fish
health risk
12 Citations (Scopus)

Impacts of climate and synoptic fluctuations on dust storm activity over the Middle East

Namdari, S., Karimi, N., Sorooshian, A., Mohammadi, G. H. & Sehatkashani, S., Jan 1 2018, In : Atmospheric Environment. 173, p. 265-276 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dust storm
optical depth
aerosol
dust
climate
4 Citations (Scopus)

Incorporation of salinity, nitrogen, and shading stress factors into the Huesemann Algae Biomass Growth model

Gao, S., Waller, P. M., Khawam, G., Attalah, S., Huesemann, M. & Ogden, K. L., Nov 1 2018, In : Algal Research. 35, p. 462-470 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

algae
raceways
growth models
shade
salinity
3 Citations (Scopus)
Chemical mechanical polishing
Wear of materials
Lubrication
Kinetics
Friction
3 Citations (Scopus)

Is there an aerosol signature of chemical cloud processing?

Ervens, B., Sorooshian, A., Aldhaif, A. M., Shingler, T., Crosbie, E., Ziemba, L., Campuzano-Jost, P., Jimenez, J. L. & Wisthaler, A., Nov 8 2018, In : Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 18, 21

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

aerosol
air mass
biomass burning
sulfate
hygroscopicity
4 Citations (Scopus)

Management strategies for trace organic chemicals in water – A review of international approaches

Bieber, S., Snyder, S. A., Dagnino, S., Rauch-Williams, T. & Drewes, J. E., Mar 1 2018, In : Chemosphere. 195, p. 410-426 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Organic Chemicals
Organic chemicals
Water
Health risks
Health
Polyethylene glycols
Proteins
Adsorption
Binding sites
Rate constants
8 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling emerging contaminants breakthrough in packed bed adsorption columns by UV absorbance and fluorescing components of dissolved organic matter

Sgroi, M., Anumol, T., Roccaro, P., Vagliasindi, F. G. A. & Snyder, S. A., Nov 15 2018, In : Water Research. 145, p. 667-677 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Packed beds
absorbance
dissolved organic matter
Biological materials
Impurities
3 Citations (Scopus)

Near real-time detection of E. coli in reclaimed water

Sherchan, S., Miles, S., Ikner, L., Yu, H. W., Snyder, S. A. & Pepper, I. L., Jul 16 2018, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 18, 7, 2303.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Escherichia coli
Bacteria
bacteria
Water
sensors
38 Citations (Scopus)

N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) and its precursors in water and wastewater: A review on formation and removal

Sgroi, M., Vagliasindi, F. G. A., Snyder, S. A. & Roccaro, P., Jan 1 2018, In : Chemosphere. 191, p. 685-703 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Dimethylnitrosamine
Waste Water
Wastewater
wastewater
Water
10 Citations (Scopus)

Novel thermal efficiency-based model for determination of thermal conductivity of membrane distillation membranes

Vanneste, J., Bush, J. A., Hickenbottom, K. L., Marks, C. A., Jassby, D., Turchi, C. S. & Cath, T. Y., Feb 15 2018, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 548, p. 298-308 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thermal Conductivity
thermodynamic efficiency
Distillation
distillation
Thermal conductivity
2 Citations (Scopus)

Occurrence and distribution of pesticides in precipitation as revealed by targeted screening through GC-MS/MS

Zhang, H., Watts, S., Philix, M. C., Snyder, S. A. & Ong, C. N., Nov 1 2018, In : Chemosphere. 211, p. 210-217 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pesticides
Screening
pesticide
DEET
Water Cycle
10 Citations (Scopus)

On the chemical nature of precipitation in a populated Middle Eastern Region (Ahvaz, Iran) with diverse sources

Naimabadi, A., Shirmardi, M., Maleki, H., Teymouri, P., Goudarzi, G., Shahsavani, A., Sorooshian, A., Babaei, A. A., Mehrabi, N., Baneshi, M. M., Zarei, M. R., Lababpour, A. & Ghozikali, M. G., Nov 15 2018, In : Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 163, p. 558-566 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemical Precipitation
Iran
Trace elements
Dust
Biomass
13 Citations (Scopus)

On the morphology and composition of particulate matter in an urban environment

Zeb, B., Alam, K., Sorooshian, A., Blaschke, T., Ahmad, I. & Shahid, I., Jun 1 2018, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 18, 6, p. 1431-1447 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Particulate Matter
particulate matter
Chemical analysis
Aluminosilicates
Air quality
3 Citations (Scopus)

Oxidation of reduced daughter products from 2,4-dinitroanisole (DNAN) by Mn(IV) and Fe(III) oxides

Khatiwada, R., Olivares, C., Abrell, L. M., Root, R. A., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Field, J. A. & Chorover, J., Jun 1 2018, In : Chemosphere. 201, p. 790-798 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

birnessite
Oxides
oxide
Aniline
oxidation
8 Citations (Scopus)

Phytoremediation Reduces Dust Emissions from Metal(loid)-Contaminated Mine Tailings

Gil-Loaiza, J., Field, J. P., White, S. A., Csavina, J., Felix, O., Betterton, E., Saez, A. E. & Maier, R. M., May 15 2018, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 52, 10, p. 5851-5858 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tailings
phytoremediation
tailings
Dust
Metals

Platinum(II) reduction to platinum nanoparticles in anaerobic sludge

Simon-Pascual, A., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sewage
Platinum
platinum
Nanoparticles
formic acid
4 Citations (Scopus)

Pretreatments to enhance the anaerobic biodegradability of Chlorella protothecoides algal biomass

Ayala-Parra, P., Liu, Y., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., Jan 1 2018, In : Environmental Progress and Sustainable Energy. 37, 1, p. 418-424 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anaerobic digestion
Biodegradability
Sonication
Biomass
biomass
10 Citations (Scopus)

Process modeling for economic optimization of a solar driven sweeping gas membrane distillation desalination system

Moore, S. E., Mirchandani, S. D., Karanikola, V., Nenoff, T. M., Arnold, R. G. & Saez, A. E., Jul 1 2018, In : Desalination. 437, p. 108-120 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Desalination
distillation
Distillation
desalination
Gases
3 Citations (Scopus)
Mass spectrometers
Degradation
Isomers
Liquid chromatography
Gas chromatography
1 Citation (Scopus)

Reduction of platinum (IV) ions to elemental platinum nanoparticles by anaerobic sludge

Simon-Pascual, A., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Ramos-Ruiz, A. & Field, J. A., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sewage
Platinum
platinum
Nanoparticles
sludge
16 Citations (Scopus)

Sample handling and data processing for fluorescent excitation-emission matrix (EEM) of dissolved organic matter (DOM)

Park, M. & Snyder, S. A., Feb 1 2018, In : Chemosphere. 193, p. 530-537 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dissolved organic matter
Biological materials
preservative
Fluorescence
Sodium
3 Citations (Scopus)

Seasonal variation in culturable bioaerosols in a wastewater treatment plant

Dehghani, M., Sorooshian, A., Ghorbani, M., Fazlzadeh, M., Miri, M., Badiee, P., Parvizi, A., Ansari, M., Baghani, A. N. & Delikhoon, M., Nov 1 2018, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 18, 11, p. 2826-2839 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wastewater treatment
seasonal variation
aeration
Fungi
Screw pumps
3 Citations (Scopus)
Alkanesulfonates
Transducers
Acoustics
foams
Foams

Substrate-source flexibility of an exponential-fed perfusion process to produce plasmid DNA for use as leishmaniasis vaccine

García-Rendón, A., García-Rendón, A., Guzman, R. Z. & Tejeda-Mansir, A., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Biotechnology and Biotechnological Equipment.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leishmaniasis Vaccines
Plasmids
Perfusion
DNA
DNA Vaccines

Sustainable Struvite Control Using Carbon Dioxide

Moore, S. E., Ma, L., Potzler, M., Bish, J., Karanikola, V., Prevatt, J., Arnold, R. G. & Saez, A. E., Dec 1 2018, In : Journal of Environmental Engineering (United States). 144, 12, 04018123.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

struvite
Carbon Dioxide
Carbon dioxide
carbon dioxide
Alkalinity

Synthesis, characterization, and thermal stability of SiO2/TiO2/CR-Ag multilayered nanostructures

Díaz, G., Chang, Y. J. & Philipossian, A., Jun 1 2018, In : Journal of Nanoparticle Research. 20, 6, 157.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Congo Red
Thermal Stability
TiO2
SiO2
Nanostructures
10 Citations (Scopus)

The Lake Urmia environmental disaster in Iran: A look at aerosol pollution

Hossein Mardi, A., Khaghani, A., MacDonald, A. B., Nguyen, P., Karimi, N., Heidary, P., Karimi, N., Saemian, P., Sehatkashani, S., Tajrishy, M. & Sorooshian, A., Aug 15 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 633, p. 42-49 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aerosols
Disasters
Lakes
disaster
Pollution
8 Citations (Scopus)

Treatment of perfluorooctane sulfonic acid (PFOS) using a large-scale sonochemical reactor

Gole, V. L., Fishgold, A., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Deymier, P. A. & Keswani, M. K., Apr 3 2018, In : Separation and Purification Technology. 194, p. 104-110 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fluorides
Acids
Sulfates
Ions
Fluorination
10 Citations (Scopus)

Water Recovery from Advanced Water Purification Facility Reverse Osmosis Concentrate by Photobiological Treatment Followed by Secondary Reverse Osmosis

Ikehata, K., Zhao, Y., Kulkarni, H. V., Li, Y., Snyder, S. A., Ishida, K. P. & Anderson, M. A., Aug 7 2018, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 52, 15, p. 8588-8595 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reverse osmosis
Purification
Recovery
Water
Desalination
2017
14 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of aerosol composition data for western United States wildfires between 2005 and 2015: Dust emissions, chloride depletion, and most enhanced aerosol constituents

Schlosser, J. S., Braun, R. A., Bradley, T., Dadashazar, H., MacDonald, A. B., Aldhaif, A. A., Aghdam, M. A., Mardi, A. H., Xian, P. & Sorooshian, A., Aug 27 2017, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 122, 16, p. 8951-8966 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dust emissions
aerosol composition
Western United States
aerosols
wildfires
7 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of haloacetic acids, bromate, and dalapon in natural waters by ion chromatography–tandem mass spectrometry

Wu, S., Anumol, T., Gandhi, J. & Snyder, S. A., Mar 3 2017, In : Journal of Chromatography A. 1487, p. 100-107 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bromates
Mass spectrometry
Mass Spectrometry
Environmental Protection Agency
Ions
4 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of remotely sensed and surface data of aerosols and meteorology for the Mexico Megalopolis Area between 2003 and 2015

Mora, M., Braun, R. A., Shingler, T. & Sorooshian, A., Aug 27 2017, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 122, 16, p. 8705-8723 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Meteorology
Mexico
meteorology
aerosols
Aerosols
7 Citations (Scopus)

Application of the stribeck+ curve in silicon dioxide chemical mechanical planarization

Han, R., Sampurno, Y., Theng, S., Sudargho, F., Zhuang, Y. & Philipossian, A., Jan 1 2017, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 6, 4, p. P161-P164

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemical mechanical polishing
Tribology
Silicon Dioxide
Silica
3 Citations (Scopus)

Aqueous-organic phase transfer of gold and silver nanoparticles using thiol-modified oleic acid

López-Millán, A., Zavala-Rivera, P., Esquivel, R., Carrillo, R., Alvarez-Ramos, E., Moreno-Corral, R., Guzman, R. Z. & Lucero-Acuña, A., 2017, In : Applied Sciences (Switzerland). 7, 3, 273.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silver Nanoparticles
Gold Nanoparticles
Oleic acid
Silver
Gold
6 Citations (Scopus)

Common deregulated gene expression profiles and morphological changes in developing zebrafish larvae exposed to environmental-relevant high to low concentrations of glucocorticoids

Chen, Q., Li, C., Gong, Z., Chan, E. C. Y., Snyder, S. A. & Lam, S. H., Apr 1 2017, In : Chemosphere. 172, p. 429-439 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zebrafish
Transcriptome
Gene expression
Glucocorticoids
gene expression
10 Citations (Scopus)

Concentrations of select dissolved trace elements and anthropogenic organic compounds in the Mississippi River and major tributaries during the summer of 2012 and 2013

Bussan, D. D., Ochs, C. A., Jackson, C. R., Anumol, T., Snyder, S. A. & Cizdziel, J. V., Feb 1 2017, In : Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 189, 2, 73.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trace elements
Organic compounds
tributary
organic compound
Rivers
8 Citations (Scopus)

Continuous reduction of tellurite to recoverable tellurium nanoparticles using an upflow anaerobic sludge bed (UASB) reactor

Ramos-Ruiz, A., Sesma-Martin, J., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., Jan 1 2017, In : Water Research. 108, p. 189-196 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tellurite
tellurium
Tellurium
Flavonoids
sludge